• Donald Trump Jr. adds Washington lawyer to legal team
Donald Trump Jr. adds Washington lawyer to legal team

Grassley and Feinstein said Friday that they have issued a subpoena for Simpson to appear before the committee next week. Rand Paul of Kentucky said on CNN's State of the Union . Adam Schiff of California, the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, said Sunday on CBS' Face the Nation . The president's new press secretary dismissed ...

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  • Trump son-in-law Kushner denies Russian Federation collusion, president lashes out
Trump son-in-law Kushner denies Russian Federation collusion, president lashes out

Kushner said in his statement that he checked some of his phone records and that his team hasn't found "any calls to any number known to be associated with Ambassador Kislyak". "While I participated in thousands of calls during this period, I do not recall any such calls with the Russian Ambassador", Kushner writes. "This just all came out...

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  • San Antonio victims deserve our compassion, not condemnation
San Antonio victims deserve our compassion, not condemnation

The case will be passed on to US Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the police chief said, once victims have been examined. The tragedy came to light after a person from the truck approached a Walmart employee and asked for water late Saturday night or early Sunday morning, said McManus, the local police chief.

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  • Valley under flash flood watch again
Valley under flash flood watch again

Sunday until 8 a.m. Monday for Central New York and northeast Pennsylvania. The Columbia Fire Department tweeted it rescued a person trapped inside vehicle because of the flooding at the intersections of Whaley and Main streets. The storms are expected to produce isolated flash flooding and strong winds. Hail and wind damage is possible in these ...

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  • Frustrated Trump Lashes Out at Republicans
Frustrated Trump Lashes Out at Republicans

Sekulow said Sunday. In tweets on Sunday, Trump accused Republicans of "doing little to protect their President" while again brushing aside the probe as a "phoney Russian Witch Hunt". Charles E. Grassley, Iowa Republican, and top Democrat, Sen. He said it is "completely" Trump's prerogative "if he chooses to pardon somebody". Trump's son-in...

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  • Ram Nath Kovind to take oath as 14th President of India today
Ram Nath Kovind to take oath as 14th President of India today

Kovind, who won the Presidential polls held on July 17 against joint Opposition candidate Meira Kumar, is likely to visit Raj Ghat, the memorial of Father of the Nation before he assumes office. The President will then deliver an address. The swearing-in protocol - a dress rehearsal is scheduled for Saturday, for which the weekly change-of-guard ce...

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  • Mithali Raj admits Indian team was under pressure
Mithali Raj admits Indian team was under pressure

India appeared well placed to chase the total at 190/4 but Anya Shrubsole took six wickets to ensure England won the title for a fourth time with a nine-run victory . The 36-year-old said that the Women's Big Bash League (WBBL), in which Smriti Mandhana and Harmanpreet Kaur have played, has helped the two immensely and called for more s...

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  • Rhino poaching in South Africa dips from record high
Rhino poaching in South Africa dips from record high

The number of rhinos killed for their horns by poachers in South Africa dipped slightly in the first half of this year, but more than 500 were still slaughtered, the government announced today. The sentence was 17 years imprisonment. In the last eight years alone, roughly a quarter of the world population of rhinos has been killed in South Africa...

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  • 'Heartbreak' as Downton Abbey heritage train destroyed by vandals
'Heartbreak' as Downton Abbey heritage train destroyed by vandals

It said it had been "overwhelmed" by support and had received nearly £20,000 in donations in less than 24 hours. Police today said two boys, aged 17, had been arrested and bailed in connection with the vandalism. Enquiries are continuing and police are urging anyone who has any images from the incident to forward it to North Yorkshire Police at...

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  • Part of Pisgah National Forest evacuated as deputies search for armed suspect
Part of Pisgah National Forest evacuated as deputies search for armed suspect

The sheriff's office said the suspect fled a traffic stop and after a chase, held a person at gunpoint and stole a mountain bike before fleeing into the woods on the stolen bike. On Sunday, Sliding Rock, Cradle of Forestry, Looking Glass Falls and the Pisgah Ranger Station visitor center are all closed. Deputies say Stroupe approached someone for...

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  • Iran, Iraq sign MoU on defense cooperation
Iran, Iraq sign MoU on defense cooperation

The Defense Ministers of Iraq and Iran have agreed to a memorandum of understanding which aims to increase military cooperation between the two sides, with a focus on fighting against terrorism and cooperation on technical and border security matters.

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  • Trump Didn't Think Voter Fraud, Wiretapping Claims Were Lies
Trump Didn't Think Voter Fraud, Wiretapping Claims Were Lies

Sources have told CNN that Spicer opposed Scaramucci's appointment. Stelter's mentioning Trump's lies about voter fraud and wiretapping was a reference to two of the President's largest falsehoods in his six months in the White House. Conway said she does not report to Scaramucci in his new role. Conway certainly lost credibility in saying ...

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  • Police chief in U.S. city quits after fatal shooting
Police chief in U.S. city quits after fatal shooting

In her Facebook post Sunday, Harteau described Arradondo as an "honorable, caring man". "We're not buying this", exclaimed one protester from the podium after the mayor left, having been shouted down by the crowd. Noor has yet to give a statement to investigators, and Harteau has described his actions as those of single individual, not reflective...

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  • Taliban Seize District Headquarters In Northwestern Afghanistan
Taliban Seize District Headquarters In Northwestern Afghanistan

The Taliban issued a statement two days after the kidnapping denying involvement. Government offices as well as the police headquarters were located inside the compound. He said police have taken up positions about 8km from the district headquarters while they wait for reinforcements to launch a counterattack. The Special Inspector General for Af...

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  • Trump's spin doctor Anthony Scaramucci seals White House press debut with kiss
Trump's spin doctor Anthony Scaramucci seals White House press debut with kiss

Incoming White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders during an on-camera briefing Friday was pressed over the issue of whether or not Trump would pardon himself or other White House staffers if the FBI's investigation into Russian Federation ever came down to that.

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  • 'Dunkirk' Tops Weekend Box Office As Costly 'Valerian' Bombs
'Dunkirk' Tops Weekend Box Office As Costly 'Valerian' Bombs

According to the computerized tally from the Korean Film Council, " Dunkirk " sold 871,109 tickets over the weekend , pushing its combined audience tally up to 1.35 million since July 20. Drawing quite a different audience was the buddy comedy " Girls Trip ", starring Regina Hall, Tiffany Haddish, Jada Pinkett Smith and Queen Latifah as a group of...

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  • Malayalam actress Mythili's personal pics leaked online, accused Kiran Kumar, arrested
Malayalam actress Mythili's personal pics leaked online, accused Kiran Kumar, arrested

Kiran Kumar was Mythili's friend and these visuals were taken in 2008. He even visited the shooting locations to threaten her, which prompted the actress to file a police complaint. After this online leak, Mythili approached the police. "The preliminary inquiry suggests a few persons are also involved in propagating the photographs on social netw...

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  • SC bars ex-BCCI chief Srinivasan from BCCI SGM
SC bars ex-BCCI chief Srinivasan from BCCI SGM

To prevent Srinivasan and Shah from attending the SGM, SC says only office bearers of state associations can attend it. The court fixed August 18 for the hearing of filling of two vacancies in the Committee of Administrators following the resignations of noted historian Ramachandra Guha and veteran banker Vikram Limaye.

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  • Kislyak says he and Sessions discussed campaign
Kislyak says he and Sessions discussed campaign

Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself from the investigation into possible Russian interference in the 2016 election after reports that he had not disclosed meetings with Kislyak. The ambassador also met with then-Sen. As The Wall Street Journal says, the president may need Mr. Sessions more than Mr. Sessions needs him. Mueller in ...

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  • Jeremy Corbyn backs BBC women presenters in gender pay gap dispute
Jeremy Corbyn backs BBC women presenters in gender pay gap dispute

Lord Hall insisted yesterday that the BBC had made a bigger commitment to closing the gender pay gap than other organisations. Asked if that should apply to top actors such as Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch, Mr Corbyn said: "If he's employed directly by the BBC, yes".

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