• Ireland submits bid to host European Banking Authority after Brexit
Ireland submits bid to host European Banking Authority after Brexit

European states have until midnight on Monday to bid for two major United Kingdom -based EU agencies which will be relocated amid Britain's departure from the European Union. The UK has been home to the EMA since its creation in 1995 and will have to relinquish its control after it leaves the European Union, renouncing the business opportunities cr...

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  • Venezuela Vote: Opposition Taken From Homes After Controversial Poll
Venezuela Vote: Opposition Taken From Homes After Controversial Poll

Mr López was transferred from a military prison to house arrest on 8 July after spending more than three years in jail. "They're taking Ledezma!" she cries. The sanctions came after electoral authorities said more than eight million people voted on Sunday to create the constitutional assembly - a turnout doubted by independent analysts, while the...

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  • Ali hat-trick in England's big win
Ali hat-trick in England's big win

He was also the first bowler to take a Test hat-trick against South Africa since Australian left-arm wrist-spinner Lindsay Kline at Cape Town in 1957-58. "He showed great skill and nous to make such an impact on a wicket which wasn't offering a lot of spin and which seemed to get better and better as the game went on", said Root.

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  • Fingers pointed within GOP at health bill crash
Fingers pointed within GOP at health bill crash

Only 29 percent said they wanted Republicans in Congress to "continue working on a new healthcare bill". White House counselor Kellyanne Conway announced that president Trump would decide this week whether to cut the payments or not. Similarly, in CBS's poll , which surveyed 2,334 USA adults, 44 percent of Republicans said they were "angry" ...

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  • Pennsylvania grapples with new sentences for juvenile lifers
Pennsylvania grapples with new sentences for juvenile lifers

Many states are taking a new look at juvenile life without parole after a U.S. Supreme Court decision past year, but ME has for decades avoided imposing life sentences on young people. Reid acknowledges being with a group of men and knowing one had a gun when that man shot Robert Janke, 22, a pre-med University of Pennsylvania student.

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  • USA detects 'highly unusual' North Korean submarine activity
USA detects 'highly unusual' North Korean submarine activity

Ejection tests like Sunday's - of which CNN says there have been four this year, three in July alone - test the efficacy of a launch component critical to developing submarine missile launch capability. However, he didn't stipulate how the U.S. plans to deal with Pyongyang and Kim Jong-un's regime. Earlier in July CNN reported that one of t...

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"I am done with public life": Christy Clark announces she's leaving politics

Her resignation leaves the province and supporters of the BC Liberal coalition of federal conservatives but blue and federal liberals who are all aligned against the NDP , uncertain of the future of the party. However, she was widely criticized last month for abandoning long-time Liberal ideals with a throne speech that adapted promises from the N...

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  • Amit Shah to camp in UP from Jul 29
Amit Shah to camp in UP from Jul 29

Referring to rebel SP leader Shivpal Singh Yadav, the BJP chief said that there was no proposal from him or from any quarter of his joining the BJP in near future. The BJP master strategist tried his bit to clear the air by claiming that the genesis of Gujarat Congress crisis lied in trust deficit among party leaders.

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  • Rihanna hilariously hits back at body shamers calling her 'too fat'
Rihanna hilariously hits back at body shamers calling her 'too fat'

Amidst the ongoing conversations about her body size, she found the time to share just what she thinks about all the chatter by shutting down body shamers in the flawless way. She took to Instagram to post a meme. And even though the fan definitely has Rihanna's back, of course Rih had to chime in with her own comment to let critics know sh...

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  • Drug addiction commission asks Trump to 'declare a national emergency'
Drug addiction commission asks Trump to 'declare a national emergency'

The commission's final report is due in October. The other commission members besides Christie are Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker, North Carolina Gov. Make sure insurance companies do not offer worse coverage to people for mental health and substance use diagnoses than for physical health issues. The commission said a declaration of a natio...

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  • Tax reform proceeding without border tax
Tax reform proceeding without border tax

President Donald Trump on Monday swore in John Kelly as his new chief of staff as he attempts to instil greater discipline in the White House . Time frame: The statement articulates the "expectation" that tax reform legislation will move through the House and Senate tax writing committees in the fall and be voted on in Congress after that....

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  • Ruckus in Lok Sabha as ruling and opposition members spur over lynching
Ruckus in Lok Sabha as ruling and opposition members spur over lynching

He also read out a list of the violence carried out in the name of cow vigilantism. He claimed that vigilante mobs had become emboldened because of government inaction. "You have actually damaged the rural economy by lynching process, you have started a process where you eventually kill the Hindu farmer.by killing the minority, you are killing the ...

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  • NZ opposition Labour leader Andrew Little resigns
NZ opposition Labour leader Andrew Little resigns

When asked if he would vote for deputy leader Jacinda Ardern if she put her hand up for the job, Little said: "Yes". On the doorstep, Labour candidates have been left promoting a culture of complaint. Prime Minister Bill English does not appear to be anxious about the "Jacinda Ardern Factor" but has emphasised that a fourth term in government for N...

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  • Sanders says Trump joking about police brutality
Sanders says Trump joking about police brutality

But now that he has been roundly and nearly universally condemned for such an offensive and unpresidential suggestion - by police departments around the country, as well as the International Association of Chiefs of Police - the White House is claiming it was just a joke.

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  • Devastating Report Finds
Devastating Report Finds "Unacceptable" Level Of Sexual Harassment, Assault, At Universities

More than 30,000 students were surveyed by the Australian Human Rights Commission a year ago for the Change The Course report, the findings of which were declared "concerning". "This kind of behaviour hurts and devastates peoples' lives". At Swinburne, safety and respect across campuses - for students, staff and visitors - are central to the ...

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  • President Trump awards Medal of Honor to Army medic 48 years later
President Trump awards Medal of Honor to Army medic 48 years later

McCloughan, known to his battle buddies as "Doc", says he prefers to be called "Jim". Right now, there are only around 70 living people who've received the Medal of Honor. "He really is someone who has lived his values his whole life and is extremely deserving of today's award". McCloughan grew up in Bangor, Michigan, where he was a four-star a...

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  • Body Of Plano Woman Found At Maryland Beach
Body Of Plano Woman Found At Maryland Beach

Police said a man was critically injured after he fell from a hotel balcony in Ocean City . Her body was removed at around 4:15 p.m. O'Connor was buried in the sand with just her forearm and hand exposed, according to a report from the Maryland Coast Dispatch .

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  • Amid Dokalam standoff, Chinese incursion in Uttarakhand
Amid Dokalam standoff, Chinese incursion in Uttarakhand

According to reports , the Chinese troops entered 800 metres inside the Indian territory and retreated after almost two hours. Barahoti in the Chamoli district reported such instances of Chinese transgression in the past too. Barahoti, an 80 sq km sloping pasture about 140 km from Uttarakhand capital Dehradun, is one of three border posts in wha...

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  • Senators work on bill banning firing of special counsels without judicial review
Senators work on bill banning firing of special counsels without judicial review

There's no telling if Lindsey Graham's legislation insulating the independent counsel Robert Mueller from Donald Trump's wrath will go anywhere. Lindsey Graham told reporters on Capitol Hill. The current episode dates back four months, to when Mr. Sessions recused himself from the FBI's inquiry into whether Moscow had interfered in the elec...

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  • Raiders sign 1st round pick Gareon Conley of Ohio State
Raiders sign 1st round pick Gareon Conley of Ohio State

In a release sent out on Monday by Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Michael O'Malley, "after a thorough investigation by the Cleveland Police Department, the facts and circumstances surrounding the allegations of sexual assault against Gareon Conley were presented to a Cuyahoga County Grand Jury".

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