• Houthi Rebels Attack Yemeni Port of Mocha With Boat Bomb
Houthi Rebels Attack Yemeni Port of Mocha With Boat Bomb

It is the third ship belonging to the coalition to be targeted off Yemen's western coast since the beginning of 2017. Saudi forces also fired rockets at strongholds held by Houthi militants near the border of Saada province in Yemen, it added.

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  • Australia's Labor opposition vows republic referendum — BBCI
Australia's Labor opposition vows republic referendum — BBCI

Whether Australia should drop Queen Elizabeth II as head of state and become a republic will be a key issue at the next election, after the country's opposition leader promised a referendum on the matter if he became prime minister. But Mr Shorten said that Australia should not wait: "The British monarchy could hardly be described as an Australian ...

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  • New sanctions bill ready for Senate approval
New sanctions bill ready for Senate approval

US Ambassador to Russia John Tefft has expressed his "strong disappointment and protest" over Moscow's decision to expel the US diplomats, according to a statement to CNN from the US Embassy in Moscow. If Trump rejected the bill, Corker said, Congress would overrule him. President Vladimir Putin initially held off from retaliating, saying he ...

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  • Alexis Sanchez to return to Arsenal training on Sunday - Wenger
Alexis Sanchez to return to Arsenal training on Sunday - Wenger

This weekend, the 9th edition of the Emirates Cup, will be hosted by Arsenal . The 28-year-old is quoted by The Mirror as saying: "We've lost the opening game of the season over the past few years I think, so we need to make sure that pattern changes this year".

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  • Senate GOP seeks assurances House won't make health bill law
Senate GOP seeks assurances House won't make health bill law

Rand Paul of Kentucky, seen here, that would have repealed most of former President Obama's health care law, with a two-year delay but no replacement. McCain is chairman of the armed services committee, and he leads the annual defense bill that authorizes Pentagon spending and sets military policy.

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  • US Senate Approves Russia Sanctions, Sends Bill to Trump
US Senate Approves Russia Sanctions, Sends Bill to Trump

Trump's willingness to support the measure is a remarkable acknowledgement that he has yet to sell his party on his hopes for forging a warmer relationship with Moscow. The Russian and Chinese ships, which set off from a Russian naval base near the Polish border, will practice shooting at naval and aerial targets, the defence ministry said.

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  • John McCain's Obamacare vote praised by Chuck Schumer
John McCain's Obamacare vote praised by Chuck Schumer

The bill - dubbed " skinny repeal " - would have scaled back parts of Obamacare and is the third attempt to repeal the President Barack Obama's signature healthcare act. "Nobody has said Obamacare is ideal", Schumer said, adding he would like to see measure to stabilize markets, offer reinsurance and help "bare counties" in danger of no...

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  • McCain's moment: a 'no' on health care
McCain's moment: a 'no' on health care

Unable to pass even a so-called "skinny repeal," it was unclear if Senate Republicans could advance any health bill. "It blows my mind that we're probably not going to be here in August", House Freedom Caucus Chairman Mark Meadows said Friday on Fox News.

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  • Speaker Ryan `Frustrated' By Senate Health Vote
Speaker Ryan `Frustrated' By Senate Health Vote

Several Republicans, in fact, said they would vote for this bill only if guaranteed that it would never, ever, ever become law. "Senate Republicans have failed to produce a single proposal that would improve the American healthcare system".

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  • Gunmen attack Kenyan Deputy President Ruto's residence
Gunmen attack Kenyan Deputy President Ruto's residence

The gunmen, whose number is unknown, disarmed and injured a police officer at the gate who fell unconscious, and fired shots from inside the house, local media Daily Nation reported. GSU Recce squad arrive at DP William Ruto's Sugoi home after an attack on July 29, 2017. Mr Kenyatta is seeking re-election next month. A series of gunshots coul...

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  • Iran: US navy fires warning shots at Iranian vessels
Iran: US navy fires warning shots at Iranian vessels

CNN has reached out to the US Navy for a response. The frigates iranian "have nevertheless continued their mission while the aircraft carrier the americans and their ships escorts have left the area", adds the text. It approached and came within 150 yards of the USS Thunderbolt, a US Navy patrol ship. The Iranian boat sailed within 150 yards o...

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  • Trump replaces chief of staff Priebus
Trump replaces chief of staff Priebus

The tag at the end stands for Trump's "Make America Great Again". Kelly, who spent his career in the military before being nominated by Trump to run the sprawling Department of Homeland Security, has limited political and legislative experience.

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  • Russian Federation to seize United States properties in retaliation over sanctions
Russian Federation to seize United States properties in retaliation over sanctions

But Putin said he would wait, in an apparent effort to build trust with Trump and hope the newly elected president would reverse the decision after his inauguration. Lawmakers have been keen to implement a sturdy clampdown on North Korea's confrontational actions - most recently after its first test of an intercontinental ballistic missile.

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  • Four journalists from Cumhuriyet remain in detention
Four journalists from Cumhuriyet remain in detention

The employees of Cumhuriyet , a newspaper staunchly opposed to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, are accused of aiding terror organizations in a case that has added to concerns over rights, freedoms and judicial independence in Turkey. They had been held for 271 days. He said the indictment would collapse with their release. The seven daily Cumhu...

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  • Birmingham girl, 15, is raped by second man after seeking help
Birmingham girl, 15, is raped by second man after seeking help

Both attackers are described as Asian and in the early 20s. "It is now vitally important we investigate exactly what happened on Tuesday morning as well as identifying offenders for both of these terrible incidents", he continued. The BBC reported Thursday that surveillance footage from the station was seized. Sex attacks committed by so-call...

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  • SP Leader, Abu Azmi, And Waris Pathan Refuse To Sing 'Vande Mataram'
SP Leader, Abu Azmi, And Waris Pathan Refuse To Sing 'Vande Mataram'

Mr. Azmi said many Muslim leaders had contributed to the national cause, but the BJP is only looking to politicise the issue. Abu Asim Azmi of the Samajwadi Party and Waris Pathan of Owaisi brothers-led All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen said that singing " Vande Mataram " can not be forced upon people.

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  • Largo Baby Dies In 109 Degree Bedroom
Largo Baby Dies In 109 Degree Bedroom

Police arrested the children's father, William F. Hendrickson, who is facing charges of aggravated manslaughter of a child and child neglect, according to Bay News 9 . Child services told the Hendrickson not to leave the children in the bedroom the day before the boy's death, but he told authorities he had "nowhere else to go" after his girlfriend...

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  • Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc (MMC) Ownership Increased by Mawer Investment Management Ltd.
Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc (MMC) Ownership Increased by Mawer Investment Management Ltd.

Marsh & Mclennan Cos Inc now has $40.55B valuation. Waking on tracing line of previous stocks, Infinera Corporation (NASDAQ:INFN) also deem for profitability analysis, in recent session share price swings at $11.77 with change of -2.73%. ROI deals with the invested cash in the company and the return the investor realize on that money based on the...

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  • Man, 73, critically injured when package detonates on porch in Queens
Man, 73, critically injured when package detonates on porch in Queens

Friday. Police say the package contained a device that burned almost 70% of his body. "This was made by hand and it was made as an explosive". The landlord remains in the hospital in critical condition with second degree burns covering 80 percent of his body.

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  • Trump Taps John Kelly As New White House Chief Of Staff
Trump Taps John Kelly As New White House Chief Of Staff

Kelly, who has demonstrated strong leadership at the Department of Homeland Security, had become a favorite of Trump's . The latest resignation of a top official barely six months into Trump's reign as President, following former press secretary Sean Spicer and former national security adviser Michael Flynn .

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