• Suspects to plead innocent over Kim Jong Nam's assassination
Suspects to plead innocent over Kim Jong Nam's assassination

Both appeared in the High Court in Kuala Lumpur today, where the date for the trial was decided. The women, who face the death penalty if convicted , say they were duped into thinking they were playing a harmless prank for a hidden-camera show.

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  • Scaramucci Says He'll Contact FBI Over 'Leak' of Financial Data
Scaramucci Says He'll Contact FBI Over 'Leak' of Financial Data

By tapping Scaramucci for a White House role, Trump capped a months-long saga that began before the inauguration. "If those two gentlemen have differences my advice would be to sit down and settle your differences", Ryan said at a news conference.

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  • Nifty50 crosses 10100-mark, Sensex surges over 250 points
Nifty50 crosses 10100-mark, Sensex surges over 250 points

LMEX gained 3.5% in past three trading sessions from 2,848 on July 20, to 2,948 yesterday, its highest level since May 2015 on LME. Investors also engaged in profit booking. Market breadth was negative with 1,079 advances against 1,056 declines. Financials were the only bright spot among the Sensex members, with Housing Development Finance Corp ...

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  • Officer Shot in the Line of Duty
Officer Shot in the Line of Duty

At least two suspects are in custody, police said. A police officer attempting to help at the scene of a auto accident was fatally shot, apparently by an occupant of the vehicle, near Indianapolis on Thursday. Neither of the suspects' injuries were life-threatening. People gathered outside and inside the building - all talking about Lt. Aaron A...

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  • Paul Ryan Responds To Bannon's Proposed Tax Hike
Paul Ryan Responds To Bannon's Proposed Tax Hike

Ryan also spoke about President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner's testimony with the Senate Intelligence Committee on Monday regarding Russian interference in the 2016 election. "The point is, we have an investigation in the House, an investigation in the Senate, and a special counsel who sort of depoliticizes this stuf...

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  • McCain's Returns To Senate: Gives GOP Health-Care Battle A Push!!
McCain's Returns To Senate: Gives GOP Health-Care Battle A Push!!

KING: But I do think that there are - I mean, I myself, since I got here in 2013, have been talking with a number of people about things we can improve and change in the Affordable Care Act. McConnell and Trump have been left in a fix with many Republican senators raising objections to the health-care proposal that was offered. Republican senators ...

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  • Video of shark being dragged behind speedboat sparks outrage
Video of shark being dragged behind speedboat sparks outrage

The captain on the boat of the controversial shark dragging video has requested police patrol at his home after threats were made against him and his family on social media. However their identities will remain unreleased while the investigation gets underway. Quartiano told CNN he was "horrified" by the incident and that he posted the clip in ...

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  • First span of new Tappan Zee Bridge to open August 25
First span of new Tappan Zee Bridge to open August 25

A barrier will separate the two directions until the second span of the new bridge is completed and the $3.98 billion bridge fully opens in 2018 - the same year Cuomo is up for reelection. This year, state lawmakers also agreed, after a proposal from the governor, to rename the bridge after Cuomo's late father, Mario. Cuomo Bridge will replace th...

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  • OH set to execute man after delays over lethal injection drugs
OH set to execute man after delays over lethal injection drugs

McGuire's case set off a change in the drugs OH would use for capital punishment, which delayed Phillips' lethal injection and several others. He was 19 when Sheila Marie died on January 18, 1993. The following year, the state said it would restart executions using a new drug protocol. "I'm sorry you had to live so long with my actions". On Wedne...

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  • House passes new sanctions against Russian Federation by an enormous margin
House passes new sanctions against Russian Federation by an enormous margin

With the North Korea sanctions now included, the new measure would need to be passed by the Senate before heading to the White House , likely before summer break begins in mid-August. The House of Representatives approved the bill earlier this week, also by an overwhelming majority. Mark Warner, vice chairman of the Senate select committ...

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  • Juniper Networks, Inc. (JNPR) Lifted to B at TheStreet
Juniper Networks, Inc. (JNPR) Lifted to B at TheStreet

Cleararc Capital Inc. boosted its position in shares of Juniper Networks by 1.2% in the first quarter. The company is scheduled to issue its next quarterly earnings results after the market closes on Tuesday, July 25th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.44%. Juniper Networks's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now 23.39%...

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  • California officials to announce human trafficking arrests
California officials to announce human trafficking arrests

Los Angeles County Sheriff Jim McDonnell and California Attorney General Xavier Becerra said Thursday that 54 felony charges have been filed against Quinton Brown, Gerald Turner and Mia McNeil. "Certainly, any of these cases where we rescue young people who are being held in this form of slavery is a major case for us, a major success to be able to...

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  • No question of apology, says Karnataka DIG Roopa
No question of apology, says Karnataka DIG Roopa

Roopa had alleged that Rs 2 crore had exchanged hands to provide special facilities to Sasikala and had dragged Rao into the case, claiming there was a "talk" that he was also a beneficiary. After being pushed to the sidelines in the Traffic department -apparently a punishment for speaking out - the IPS officer has now been served with a legal ...

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  • Scaramucci: Let Priebus explain he's not a leaker
Scaramucci: Let Priebus explain he's not a leaker

In perhaps his most shocking statement, the feisty comm director actually intimated that Priebus committed an act of treason, one he would have paid for with his life in days of yon and yore. "I'm not Steve Bannon, I'm not trying to suck my own c-k". Who else would be at the "head" besides the person whose job it is to run the White House? "The W...

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  • Australian One Nation Senator In UK Citizenship Row
Australian One Nation Senator In UK Citizenship Row

Politicians from across the politican spectrum, from One Nation to the Greens, are calling for an independent review to check the citizenship status of every MP and senator in the wake of recent resignations. In another October tweet he wrote: 'I don't have, and never have had, Indian citizenship'. THE sister of One Nation founder Pauline Hanson ...

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  • Allow special counsel to finish essential job
Allow special counsel to finish essential job

Trump "in all likelihood" has the power to pardon himself , but it's not a good idea, Republican Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky said on CNN's " State of the Union ". There is one White House contributor to Democrats who that will not be investigated by the president's lawyers. Maybe the rumblings from Trump on Mueller are a way to pressure Rosen...

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  • European Union launching proceedings against Poland over legal overhaul
European Union launching proceedings against Poland over legal overhaul

The Commission gave Warsaw a month to respond to recommendations that would bring Polish law back in line with European Union norms. President Andrzej Duda this week approved two out of four bills which would give the government broad powers over the nomination of judges.

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  • McCain to come back to Senate Tuesday
McCain to come back to Senate Tuesday

McCain received a standing ovation from his colleagues as he entered the chamber, having made the trip from his home state of Arizona, where he was convalescing. Republicans hold 52 of the Senate's 100 seats. "I voted for the motion to proceed to allow debate to continue", he said. "It's a shell of a bill right now".

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  • JaVale McGee re-signing with Warriors on 1-year deal
JaVale McGee re-signing with Warriors on 1-year deal

He provided quality minutes for coach Steve Kerr off the bench, averaging 6.1 points, 3.2 rebounds and 0.9 blocks in 77 regular-season games. Golden State , which is already deep into the luxury tax, could only offer McGee a minimum contract.

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  • RT America: Congress approves funding for Trump's Mexico barrier
RT America: Congress approves funding for Trump's Mexico barrier

The House voted Thursday to back the first installment of money for President Trump's border wall, surmounting Democrats' objections and giving the White House a substantial - though potentially short-lived - victory. A two-year agreement that eased those "sequestration" spending limits expires in September. Some $1.6 billion in wall money was at...

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