• Van Niekerk qualifies for 200m world champ finals
Van Niekerk qualifies for 200m world champ finals

Makwala was refused entry into the London Stadium hours before the 400m final, where he was expected to challenge eventual champion Wayde van Niekerk , with the IAAF saying he had been diagnosed with an infectious disease Monday. "I'm still running with the heart broken", he added. 200 is what I do sometimes. Although generally athletes are scr...

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  • Jeffress: God sanctions 'fire and fury'
Jeffress: God sanctions 'fire and fury'

God has endowed rulers full power to use whatever means necessary - including war - to stop evil. In an interview with The Washington Post , Jeffress claimed that Romans 13 gives the government the authority to "do whatever, whether it's assassination, capital punishment or evil punishment to quell the actions of evildoers like Kim Jong Un...

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  • Jeffrey Lord Out At CNN Over
Jeffrey Lord Out At CNN Over "Sieg Heil!" Tweet

The unsavory tweet was directed at Angelo Carusone and his group, Media Matters for America, of which he is president. At the time Lord was a counterweight to CNN's other conservative commentators, who were all dismissive of Trump's candidacy.

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  • READ: Trump 'Thanks' Putin For Expelling Over 750 American Diplomats
READ: Trump 'Thanks' Putin For Expelling Over 750 American Diplomats

The move by Putin came in response to new U.S. sanctions against Russian Federation in response to its interference in the 2016 presidential election. "I'm very thankful that he let go of a large number of people because now we have a smaller payroll", the forty-fifth president said. During a question-and-answer sessions with reporters at his p...

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  • Scientists Debunk NY Times Story About 'Leaked' Climate Change Report
Scientists Debunk NY Times Story About 'Leaked' Climate Change Report

The publication of the report also drew polarized reactions from those on one end of the debate agreeing that climate change is a real threat and on the other from people saying climate temperatures are cyclical. "It's a fraught situation", said Michael Oppenheimer , a professor of geoscience and worldwide affairs at Princeton University who w...

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  • Where is Guam and why would North Korea attack it?
Where is Guam and why would North Korea attack it?

Col. Christopher Logan, a Pentagon spokesman, told Business Insider. The U.S. military bases on Guam house around 5,000 servicemen and women. Here's what you need to know about it. US commanders refer to Guam as a "permanent aircraft carrier". Seoul is 2,000 miles (3,200 kilometers) to the northwest, Tokyo is 1,500 miles (2,400 kilometers) north ...

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  • US Warship Sails Close To China-Held Island In Disputed Sea
US Warship Sails Close To China-Held Island In Disputed Sea

USA officials confirmed that the USS John S. McCain had sailed to Mischief Reef. The so-called "freedom of navigation" mission involved the Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer sailing within the 12-mile range of an artificial island reclaimed by China, Reuters reported, citing U.S.

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  • North Korea 'risks end of regime'
North Korea 'risks end of regime'

It's also unclear how reliable North Korea's missiles would be against such a distant target, but no one was writing off the danger completely. "The DPRK should cease any consideration of actions that would lead to the end of its regime and the destruction of its people", Mattis said in a statement, using the acronym of the North's official n...

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  • Colbert Interviews God, Mocks Trump's 'Divine Permission' To Fight North Korea
Colbert Interviews God, Mocks Trump's 'Divine Permission' To Fight North Korea

There were a few things on Colbert's laundry list that he wanted the North Korean dictator to know, though. Yet North Korea's top general escalated those threats, saying this week he was drawing up plans to attack the USA territory of Guam with four ballistic missiles.

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  • Suspected Cases Of Lassa Fever Recorded In Yobe
Suspected Cases Of Lassa Fever Recorded In Yobe

Once Lassa fever is detected early and treatment initiated, there is every cause to be optimistic of recovery of the patient. Chief Medical Director (CMD) of LUTH, Chris Bode , who confirmed the death of the two patients, however, said they were referred to the teaching hospital from other facilities where they had earlier been admitted.

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  • GOP Leadership Waves the White Flag on Real Immigration Reform
GOP Leadership Waves the White Flag on Real Immigration Reform

But if the Republican-controlled Congress can not agree on passing not-as-controversial legislation for health care reform, then how will they pass extremely controversial legislation for a major overhaul of the immigration system? Instead of replacing those green cards, it would overhaul the employment-based visa system, switching over to a poin...

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  • Sushma in Nepal, meets Deuba amid China's looming presence, Doklam
Sushma in Nepal, meets Deuba amid China's looming presence, Doklam

Bhattarai said both sides discussed all bilateral issues in the meeting - ranging from the latest political developments in Nepal to Indian development assistance in Nepal and the status of India-funded projects in Nepal. The meeting was mainly focused on Deuba's visit to India beginning on August 23, he said. According to the statement, the two ...

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  • On Guam, The Mood Is Calm Despite Being In North Korea's Crosshairs
On Guam, The Mood Is Calm Despite Being In North Korea's Crosshairs

On Wednesday, Trump followed up his " fire and fury " warning with a boast about USA nuclear capabilities. According to a confidential assessment last month by the U.S. A U.S. Air Force B-1B bomber lands on the island of Guam . "Beyond that, we also have a president who has got a more aggressive tenor than other presidents in the past".

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  • Turkey detains Russian IS suspect 'planning attack on U.S. base'
Turkey detains Russian IS suspect 'planning attack on U.S. base'

Police on August 10 detained a Russian-citizen Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) militant, who was reportedly planning to down a US plane stationed at the İncirlik air base in the southern province of Adana with a drone before staging an attack on an Alevi association.

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  • Gunman in custody after almost 6-hour highway standoff
Gunman in custody after almost 6-hour highway standoff

Traffic is being diverted at Luna Pier. Michigan State Police say hostage negotiators are talking with a suicidal suspect on I-75 near Laplaisance Rd.in Monroe County. Shortly after the check, the subject fled from deputies in a black Dodge Journey and took off down I-75. During the hours-long standoff, police closed both the north and southbou...

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  • Channing Tatum stops by North Carolina Sunoco station, dances with clerk
Channing Tatum stops by North Carolina Sunoco station, dances with clerk

Late in the video, Beatrice turns up the music and the duo host a dance party behind the counter in a sweet exchange. "Lock up the Sunoco and let's go", Tatum told a store employee named Beatrice on the video. Many have been hoping the trip would include a stop at Charlotte Motor Speedway, where " Logan Lucky " was set and partly filmed. Tatum is...

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  • Bill O'Reilly to Make Appearance on CNN
Bill O'Reilly to Make Appearance on CNN

Smerconish served as the primary fill-in host for O'Reilly's now-defunct syndicated radio program for five years. During his 21 years years at Fox, O'Reilly was an aggressive critic of what he derided as the "left-wing media", routinely attacking CNN, MSNBC and others for purported bias.

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  • US, Japan conduct air exercises near Korean peninsula
US, Japan conduct air exercises near Korean peninsula

A B-1B bomber squadron from Ellsworth was recently deployed to Guam and two of the bombers took part in this week's aerial show of force over the Korean peninsula. The pilot is not identified by name for security considerations. North Korea's military threatened Wednesday to launch an intermediate-range ballistic missile attack on "areas near...

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  • Tractor Trailer Accident Covers Interstate In Little Rock With Frozen Pizzas
Tractor Trailer Accident Covers Interstate In Little Rock With Frozen Pizzas

The lorry reportedly hit an overpass on the Interstate 30, near Little Rock, where it shed its precious load of frozen Tombstone pepperoni pizzas, to the horror of Italian food enthusiasts everywhere . There's free pizza" Me: "uh pizza? 'But there's a lot of frozen pizzas laying out on the interstate, ' he said. The eastbound lanes were reopened...

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  • Police Urge Extra Caution Around School Buses
Police Urge Extra Caution Around School Buses

Students in southwest Indiana will soon be heading back to school and Indiana State Police would like to remind everyone the importance of watching for students and for stopping for school buses while they are loading and/or unloading children.

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