• Bill Cosby's sexual assault jury deadlocked
Bill Cosby's sexual assault jury deadlocked

Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin Steele, right, Montgomery County Assistant District Attorney Kristen, center, and Bill Cosby's defense attorney Angela Agrusa enter the courtroom during jury deliberat. Dozens of women have come forward to say Cosby had drugged and assaulted them, but this was the only case to result in criminal charges. ...

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  • At least two dozen people killed in multiple Pakistan blasts
At least two dozen people killed in multiple Pakistan blasts

No militant group has claimed responsibility for the blasts in Parachinar yet, however Sunni militant groups have frequently claimed responsibility for attacks in the region in the past. The competing claims could not be reconciled. It also released a photograph of the alleged attacker, identified as Abu Othman al-Khorasani. "It's possible the IG...

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  • Grenfell Tower fire caused by faulty fridge, reveals probe
Grenfell Tower fire caused by faulty fridge, reveals probe

Exterior cladding and tiles recovered from the building have failed fire safety tests, said McCormack. "All 32 local authorities have advised the Scottish Government that no council or housing association high-rise domestic buildings have the type of cladding reported to have been used in the Grenfell Tower - aluminium composite material (ACM)"...

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  • Pelosi defends herself as leader
Pelosi defends herself as leader

Republican candidate Karen Handel consistently labeled Democrat Jon Ossoff 'Nancy Pelosi's handpicked candidate'. "It's time for Nancy Pelosi to go, and the entire leadership team". Some on the left argued for a sharper progressive message and more pointed attacks on Republicans and Trump , while Democrats from Midwestern and wo...

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  • Otto Warmbier: North Korea denies mistreating United States student
Otto Warmbier: North Korea denies mistreating United States student

Maybe there's something going on with the translation here but the phrase "in his normal state of health indicators" makes it sound as if it's normal for a 22-year-old to be in a coma for a year. North Korea's newspapers are run by Kim's government and serve as blatant mouthpieces for the state's political views. "Some good things came out of this ...

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  • North Korea: Otto Warmbier's death 'is a mystery to us'
North Korea: Otto Warmbier's death 'is a mystery to us'

North Korea reportedly told a USA official that Warmbier contracted botulism and slipped intothe coma after taking a sleeping pill - they claimed to have released the student on "humanitarian grounds". Warmbier died on Monday , June 19. Warmbier, 22, was arrested in the reclusive country while visiting as a tourist. A spokesperson for North ...

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  • Scott concerned about 'harmful impact' of Senate health care bill
Scott concerned about 'harmful impact' of Senate health care bill

If we hadn't had access to affordable coverage through Minnesota Care, one of us would have had to maintain other full-time employment with health-care benefits and our business would have never gotten off the ground. Senate Republicans' new health bill cuts taxes by almost $1 trillion over the next decade, mostly for corporations and the richest...

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  • South Korea conducts missile test with warning to North Korea
South Korea conducts missile test with warning to North Korea

South Korea President Moon Jae-in said the joint military exercises with the U.S.in his country won't stop. Moon's position was also evident in his remarks referring to China as "North Korea's only ally and. "Our people will feel proud and safe after seeing that our missile capability doesn't trail North Korea's", Mr Moon said, according to his spo...

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  • Otto Warmbier's girlfriend pays emotional tribute: 'He was my soul mate'
Otto Warmbier's girlfriend pays emotional tribute: 'He was my soul mate'

North Korea today denied torturing or mistreating Otto Warmbier , the USA student who died after being released from the North in a coma, in the first official reaction to his death. He was sentenced to 15 years of hard labour for trying to steal an item bearing a propaganda slogan from his hotel, North Korea state media said. Instead, Tillers...

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  • NK claims it offers medical treatment to Warmbier with 'sincerity'
NK claims it offers medical treatment to Warmbier with 'sincerity'

Doctors at the hospital said he had suffered a severe neurological injury from an unknown cause. North Korea convicted Warmbier last year of stealing a political banner and was sentenced to fifteen years hard labor. It blamed accusations of mistreatment on an American " smear campaign " and accused South Korean of seeking to exploit Warmbier's d...

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  • Can GOP health-care bill pass the Senate?
Can GOP health-care bill pass the Senate?

The GOP healthcare bill, presented by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Thursday, is being opposed by conservative Republican senators because it does not repeal former President Barack Obama's health-care law, the Affordable Care Act to the extent that they had hoped that it would.

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  • North Korea warns against following 'psychopath' Donald Trump
North Korea warns against following 'psychopath' Donald Trump

The U.S. often sends powerful warplanes in times of heightened animosities with North Korea. Tillerson's remarks came after he and Pentagon chief Jim Mattis met with the Chinese visitors at the State Department, where Mattis said he saw scope for an improved defense relationship.

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  • North Korea denies torturing detained United States student Otto Warmbier
North Korea denies torturing detained United States student Otto Warmbier

North Korea believes that the young man was " a victim of the policy of strategic patience " under the former US President Barack Obama, which refused to hold talks with Pyongyang and never requested his return, the statement said. He said that North Korean medics had "brought him back alive" after his "heart was almost stopped" but did not give an...

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  • GOP senators now oppose health bill - enough to sink it
GOP senators now oppose health bill - enough to sink it

House Republicans barely managed to muster enough votes with a series of last-minute amendments before the chamber passed a highly criticized Obamacare replacement plan last month. "We said that what we need to do is fix the things that are wrong with the ACA and that is the exchanges, costs went up too high in exchanges and a lot of reasons fo...

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  • Will Nancy Pelosi survive this latest Dem disaster?
Will Nancy Pelosi survive this latest Dem disaster?

When he's back home, Murphy said , he sometimes chats people up on a commuter bus, and "they are never talking about issues like Russian Federation". " Karen Handel ran a relentlessly localized campaign that focused on that perspective". In the end, the Republican - and in the eyes of many, Trump - won handily.

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  • United States student jailed by N.Korea laid to rest in Ohio
United States student jailed by N.Korea laid to rest in Ohio

Trump has hardened his rhetoric against North Korea following the death of Otto Warmbier , a University of Virginia student who died on Monday. Ohio's Republican U.S. Warmbier allegedly stole some North Korean propaganda during a tourist visit and was detained for "hostile actions against the state" when he tried to leave the country.

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  • Mourners in OH remember United States student held prisoner by North Korea
Mourners in OH remember United States student held prisoner by North Korea

North Korea on Friday accused the United States of waging a "smear campaign" over the death of an American student who was detained for more than a year and sent back home in a coma. Since none of this changes known positions, the only optimistic notes from the meeting are confirmation that Mr Trump will proceed with his state visit to China this y...

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  • Thousands of mourners bid farewell to Warmbier
Thousands of mourners bid farewell to Warmbier

Some 2,500 mourners attended a Thursday morning memorial at Wyoming High School in the Cincinnati suburb of Wyoming. Pyongyang rebutted allegations by US that Otto had died because of torture and beating during his captivity as "groundless".

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  • Death toll from Pakistan bomb and gun attacks rises to 73
Death toll from Pakistan bomb and gun attacks rises to 73

Hospital sources said more than 30 wounded people were brought from the scene in critical condition. "When people rushed to the site.to rescue the wounded, a second blast took place", he said. Later Friday, the IS group said in a competing claim that it was behind the attack, adding that one of its followers targeted the police post in Quetta, ...

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  • Dennis Rodman Takes Credit For Otto Warmbier's Release
Dennis Rodman Takes Credit For Otto Warmbier's Release

North Korea said he had contracted botulism and that it was releasing him on "humanitarian grounds". The Hamilton County Coroner's Office in OH examined the 22-year-old's body after his death Monday, and honored his family's wish not to have an autopsy.

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