• On Brexit's Anniversary, Brussels Rebuffs May
On Brexit's Anniversary, Brussels Rebuffs May

Telling members of the Conservative Party to stop being "self-indulgent" at a time when local media are rife with reports about who will replace May, he said: "I happen to think we've got a very good prime minister". An important point of difference is the EU's demand that European citizens should be able to uphold their rights in the European C...

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  • Droopy Mastiff crowned 2017 world's ugliest dog (PHOTOS, VIDEO)
Droopy Mastiff crowned 2017 world's ugliest dog (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

The giant Mastiff named Martha won the judges with her droopy face. Leaving the contest with $1,500, a trophy and a trip to NY for media appearances , Martha was rescued by the Dogwood Animal Rescue Project in Sonoma County when she was almost blind.

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  • Someone in California Bought the Winning $448 Million Powerball Ticket
Someone in California Bought the Winning $448 Million Powerball Ticket

The unnamed couple that bought the ticket chose to take the cash payout option of $74 million. The lump sum for this jackpot is around $300 million. The $447.8 million jackpot, a revised amount based on sales, is the seventh-largest jackpot in Powerball game history.

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  • UK's Theresa May struggles with post-election political headache
UK's Theresa May struggles with post-election political headache

But as a meeting between Mrs May and all her backbench MPs yesterday indicated, the party remains restless, with Conservative MPs relishing the rare opportunity of stressing how important they now are in propping up the Prime Minister. Cabinet ministers have discussed plans for a deal with the DUP ahead of critical talks between Theresa May and...

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  • Rouhani: IRGC Attack on IS Was Necessary
Rouhani: IRGC Attack on IS Was Necessary

The Guard described the missile strike as revenge for attacks on Tehran earlier this month that killed at least 18 people and wounded more than 50, the first such IS assault in the country. Iran used seven ground-to-ground mid-range Zulfiqar missiles. He billed Iran's retaliatory missile strike as a countermeasure of just a "very limited sca...

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  • Man sets fire to memorial of slain Virginia teen Nabra Hassanen
Man sets fire to memorial of slain Virginia teen Nabra Hassanen

Police are investigating the attack on Nabra as a road rage incident, claiming that the suspect, 22-year-old Darwin Martinez Torres , became angry at a teen in her group who was riding a bicycle and that an argument ensued and then soon after, escalated.

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  • Ronaldo's Return To Man Utd Would Be Fairytale, Says Ferdinand
Ronaldo's Return To Man Utd Would Be Fairytale, Says Ferdinand

While this is still ongoing and Ronaldo hasn't been proven guilty yet, rumours which have now been confirmed as true, have circulated that Ronaldo is no longer happy in Spain and at Real Madrid . Not only will it be the most expensive transfer of all time, it will be nearly 2 times as big as the world record transfer, while also being the biggest ...

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  • Trump Lawyer Marc Kacsowitz Destroys Comey's 'Testimony'
Trump Lawyer Marc Kacsowitz Destroys Comey's 'Testimony'

Trump lashed out at Comey, dubbing him a "leaker" for indirectly providing reporters with the contents of his memos summarizing their private conversations in the weeks before he was sacked. He called out the president for his repeated falsehoods and said that the Trump administration chose to "defame" him in claiming that the Federal Bureau of I...

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  • More than 100 killed in Pakistan tanker blast
More than 100 killed in Pakistan tanker blast

More than 100 people have been killed in an explosion in Pakistan after they gathered to collect fuel from an overturned oil tanker, according to reports. Another 50 people were seriously injured. Major General Asif Ghafoor, Director General of the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), in a series of tweets had expressed grief over the in...

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  • 72 firefighters, 10 engines tackle apartment block blaze in east London
72 firefighters, 10 engines tackle apartment block blaze in east London

One man has been injured by the smoke at the four-storey building on Turin Street, Bethnal Green. Ten fire engines and 72 firefighters have been sent to the scene to battle the flames.

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  • Senate GOP's Plan To Repeal, Replace May Be In Trouble
Senate GOP's Plan To Repeal, Replace May Be In Trouble

He said that if Republicans come up with a plan that is "demonstrably better than the improvements we made to our health care system, that covers as many people at less cost, I would gladly and publicly support it". For all the objections and theatrics by Senate Democrats - Sen. "These cuts are blood money". The passage of the BCRA will...

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  • Minute's silence held for Grenfell Tower victims
Minute's silence held for Grenfell Tower victims

In addition to the questions surrounding the building's cladding - fitted to the high rise as part of a refurbishment project - the tower, built in the 1970s, also didn't have a sprinkler system installed. Police opened a criminal investigation. He would not be drawn on the specifics of the criminal investigation of the fire, including whether an...

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  • Oil tanker flips and explodes, killing over 100 in Pakistan
Oil tanker flips and explodes, killing over 100 in Pakistan

The tragedy came one day before Pakistan was due to begin Eid ul-Fitr celebrations marking the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan, with many roads crowded as people travel home for the holidays. "Directed provision of full assistance to civil administration in rescue [and] relief efforts", Director General of the Inter-Services Public Relat...

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  • Trump accuses Obama of not acting against Russia, again
Trump accuses Obama of not acting against Russia, again

He even went as far as to attack Democrats such as Senators Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi because they had been photographed in the past with Putin and/or his associates. The report , published on Friday, claims that Putin had given direct instructions to help elect Trump. Trump also told Russians in July to continue hacking Clinton and ...

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  • Thousands Pay Tribute To Otto Warmbier In Ohio
Thousands Pay Tribute To Otto Warmbier In Ohio

U.S. President Donald Trump blamed "the brutality of the North Korean regime" for Warmbier's death and South Korean President Moon Jae-in, who had advocated dialogue with the North, said Pyongyang had a "heavy responsibility" in the events leading up to the American's death.

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  • Angela Merkel to open Gamescom 2017
Angela Merkel to open Gamescom 2017

Presumably, "opening" the show entails giving a speech of some kind; the companies said in the news release that the chancellor will "participate in the opening tour". "The participation of the Chancellor is a sign of great appreciation for us", added Gerald Böse, President and Chief Executive Officer of Koelnmesse GmbH.

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  • Scalise Moved Out Of Intensive Care Unit
Scalise Moved Out Of Intensive Care Unit

Scalise has been hospitalized at MedStar Washington Hospital Center since the shooting at a GOP baseball team practice that left four others wounded June 14 in Alexandria, Va. Hodgkinson also visited the office of Vermont Sen. Hodgkinson also had email communications with the two United States senators for Illinois - Tammy Duckworth and Dick Durb...

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  • Hospital: Rep. Scalise, wounded in Va. shooting, in fair condition
Hospital: Rep. Scalise, wounded in Va. shooting, in fair condition

Scalise is now "beginning an extended period of healing and rehabilitation", the hospital said. He's now expected to recover. He opened fire at the Republican congressional baseball team practice in Alexandria, Va., after asking another lawmaker whether the team practicing was a group of Republicans or Democrats.

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  • Two US Soldiers Killed By Afghan Soldier, Official Says
Two US Soldiers Killed By Afghan Soldier, Official Says

A Taliban spokesman claimedthe shooter was an infiltrator for the militant group . May 7, 2016: Two Afghan soldiers killed two Romanian soldiers and wounded another during an attack inside a base in Kandahar . The latest attack comes as US President Donald Trump's administration is considering sending more troops to Afghanistan . The...

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  • Iran retaliates to ISIS attacks, warns reactionary countries
Iran retaliates to ISIS attacks, warns reactionary countries

The Guard described the missile strike as revenge for attacks on Tehran earlier this month that killed at least 18 people and wounded more than 50, the first such ISIS assault in the country. Tehran argues that in a region engulfed with conflicts and wars, its missiles are an indispensible part of its defensive power. Heading a high-ranking de...

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