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3 killed in helicopter crash near Grand Canyon

3 killed in helicopter crash near Grand Canyon

The four survivors were being treated at the scene. It remained unclear why the Eurocopter EC130 aircraft crashed, a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) official said, adding that the helicopter w...

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Olympics-Games organizers confirm cyber attack, won't reveal source

Olympics-Games organizers confirm cyber attack, won't reveal source

Pence has said that he is open to meeting with North Korean officials during his visit. Pence, right, and Kim Yo Jong, second left, attend the opening ceremony of Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic...

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Kim Jong-un invites South Korea's President to Pyongyang

Kim Jong-un invites South Korea's President to Pyongyang

The officials said it was fair to say both Pence and the North Koreans rebuffed South Korean President Moon Jae-in's efforts to facilitate a meeting between North Korea and the US. The last summit...

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'PADMAN': New Bollywood 'superhero' film tackles taboo of menstrual hygiene

'PADMAN': New Bollywood 'superhero' film tackles taboo of menstrual hygiene

Muruganantham also known as " India's Menstrual Man" who was present at the event said, "I never thought someone would make a film on my story". The movie is inspired by the real life story of A...

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U.S. influenza outbreak kills dozens of kids

U.S. influenza outbreak kills dozens of kids

The news follows warnings from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office labeling this year's flu season as a public health emergency . It wasn't immediately cle...

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Airstrikes kill 54 civilians in Syria's Eastern Ghouta

Airstrikes kill 54 civilians in Syria's Eastern Ghouta

On Jan. 20, Turkey launched Operation Olive Branch to clear PKK/KCK/PYD-YPG and Daesh terrorists from Afrin, northwestern Syria . He reiterated Turkey's expectations and called on the U.S.to end ev...

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Another White House Official Resigns Amid Abuse Accusations

Another White House Official Resigns Amid Abuse Accusations

Senior White House officials and the Federal Bureau of Investigation knew about the allegations for months, raising questions about why he was allowed to remain in his post . It might feel uncomf...

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Trump defends Hicks as Porter fallout continues

Trump defends Hicks as Porter fallout continues

One of those aides is Rob Porter , who resigned this week after his two former wives came forward and accused him of abusing them. Sorensen resigned this week after being accused of domestic abu...

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Kim Jong Un invites SKorea pres for talks

Kim Jong Un invites SKorea pres for talks

The handwritten invitation was delivered by Mr Kim's influential sister, Kim Yo-jong, at a landmark meeting in the presidential palace in Seoul, before the Winter Olympics . Kim Yo Jong, who is thoug...

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Modi in Ramallah: India is committed to the Palestinian people's interests

Modi in Ramallah: India is committed to the Palestinian people's interests

On Saturday, Modi held wide-ranging talks with Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan as the two sides signed five agreements including a historic pact awarding a consortium of Indian...

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President Trump Blocks Release of Dems FISA Memo

President Trump Blocks Release of Dems FISA Memo

The Nunes memo was written by Republican staffers on the House Intelligence Committee that Nunes is chairman of, but Congressional Democrats and a number of high-ranking DOJ officials said the memo...

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Top Pakistani human rights advocate Asma Jahangir passes away

Top Pakistani human rights advocate Asma Jahangir passes away

Known for her outspoken nature and unrelenting pursuit for human rights - as well as for remaining undaunted in the face of extreme pressure and opposition - Jahangir will be remembered as a champion ...

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Officials Investigating Possible Cyberattack At Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

Officials Investigating Possible Cyberattack At Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

In its first game at the PyeongChang Olympics on Saturday, Korea was hammered by Switzerland 8-0 at Kwandong Hockey Centre in Gangneung. The sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says a summit...

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Assad is Accidentally Helping the Kurdish Cause

Assad is Accidentally Helping the Kurdish Cause

The Turkish military said that two soldiers were killed when its attack helicopter crashed and was destroyed around 1 p.m. local time. Assad's Russian-backed regime has repeatedly been accused of ...

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Larry Nassar moved to Federal Prison in Arizona

Larry Nassar moved to Federal Prison in Arizona

Nassar, 54, started serving a 60-year federal sentence for possession of child pornography at the US penitentiary in Tucson, Arizona. He's one of almost 1,400 inmates at the low-security prison, locat...

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Two Turkish troops killed as helicopter downed

Two Turkish troops killed as helicopter downed

Turkey launched a military offensive on January 20 to oust the YPG from Afrin, citing national security. Ankara regards the YPG as a terrorist group and an extension of the Kurdistan Workers Party...

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USA airstrike kills 100 Syrian troops after 'unprovoked' assault on base

USA airstrike kills 100 Syrian troops after 'unprovoked' assault on base

Mr Erdoğan who spoke on Saturday in Istanbul did not disclose the name of the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units or YPG. A spokesman for the YPG in Afrin, Mustafa Bali, claimed his fighters ha...

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230 civilians killed in Syrian, Russian airstrikes in past week

But Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said two Turkish troops were killed. In a statement, the Turkish military said that airstrikes destroyed shelters, hideouts and ammunition depots bel...

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Pence wrapping up Olympic visit to South Korea

Pence wrapping up Olympic visit to South Korea

Correspondents say the invitation puts Mr Moon in a hard position as he campaigned on a promise to engage with the North, but his moves in that direction go contrary to the wishes of his ally the US. ...

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North Korean Leader Invites South Korean President to Pyongyang

North Korean Leader Invites South Korean President to Pyongyang

The invitation was delivered by North Korean leader's sister, Kim Yo Jong, who is in the south visiting the Winter Olympic Games. Pence's cold demeanor toward the North Koreans at the Pyeongchang ...

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Turkish military helicopter shot down near Syria: President Erdogan

Turkish military helicopter shot down near Syria: President Erdogan

The United States had until now backed the Kurdish militias with military intelligence, air-strike assistance, weapons, and training in their fight against the jihadist group. According to Turkish off...

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Syria condemns 'US massacre' after strikes kill 100 pro-regime fighters

Syria condemns 'US massacre' after strikes kill 100 pro-regime fighters

Those pro-regime vehicles and personnel who retreated were not targeted by coalition air and artillery strikes, he said. The Syrian foreign ministry said it had written to the United Nations, demand...

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Mild weekend with rain on tap for Saturday night, Sunday

Mild weekend with rain on tap for Saturday night, Sunday

Tracking a big warmup and scattered showers for your weekend. Most areas around the ArkLaMiss picked up over an inch of rain, with locally heavier amounts in some locations. Scattered snow showers o...

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N. Korean Art Troupe Heads to Seoul, Ferry Returns to North

N. Korean Art Troupe Heads to Seoul, Ferry Returns to North

A historic moment of unity, two women who play on the unified Korean ice hockey team carried the Olympic torch for the last leg of its journey at the opening ceremony for the 2018 Pyeongchang Game...

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Despite Mike Pence's sabotage, North Korea's 'charm offensive' appears to be working

President Donald Trump and the North's leader Kim Jong Un have engaged in a series of personal insults. Warning against North Korea's "smile diplomacy", foreign policy experts urge the global comm...

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Did Clinton Associates and Obama State Dept. Feed Info to Steele?

Did Clinton Associates and Obama State Dept. Feed Info to Steele?

Mr. Winer's disclosures mean that, not only was the Hillary Clinton campaign paying Mr. Steele , but her loyalists were also providing raw intelligence that got incorporated into the Steele dossier ...

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Virginia Tech Stuns No. 2 Virginia in 61-60 Overtime Upset

Virginia Tech Stuns No. 2 Virginia in 61-60 Overtime Upset

You're anxious that, what if Virginia Tech just put the blueprint for how to beat Virginia out there for the world to see? The Hokies took a 61-60 victory against one of the top teams in the RPI of y...

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House passes budget bill to reopen government after brief shutdown

House passes budget bill to reopen government after brief shutdown

Long-term budget deal has been finalized by the major Senate leaders on Tuesday, which is a sweeping deal that could preclude the government shutdown and hit a combat on improving immigra...

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Democrats blast Trump decision to block release of their Russian investigation memo

Democrats blast Trump decision to block release of their Russian investigation memo

White House counsel Don McGahn outlined the president's concerns in a letter , stating the memo "contains numerous properly classified and especially sensitive passages". The Republican memo alleges ...

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United Nations chief urges denuclearization to North Korea

United Nations chief urges denuclearization to North Korea

South Korean President Moon Jae-in will lunch with the sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un when he meets North Korea's Olympic delegation on Saturday, his spokesman announced. He made it clear f...

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