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Trump to rescind Obama-era guidance on affirmative action

Trump to rescind Obama-era guidance on affirmative action

The New York Times also confirmed the administration's efforts to encourage race-blind admissions standards. The ruling bitterly disappointed conservatives who thought Kennedy would be part of a ...

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Bridge collapse in Mumbai, India, halts train traffic

Bridge collapse in Mumbai, India, halts train traffic

Hundreds of passengers at various railway stations in south Gujarat were stranded on Tuesday as many trains between Mumbai and Ahmedabad were either cancelled or short terminated following the col...

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Family comes before president, says Trump lawyer

Family comes before president, says Trump lawyer

The FBI seized documents and files as part of investigations by federal prosecutors in NY stemming in part from a referral by the USA special counsel's office looking into possible coordination betwee...

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Hosepipe ban for County Kildare

Hosepipe ban for County Kildare

Helen Apps of United Utilities explained how a hosepipe ban can occur. The ban means using a hosepipe for watering a garden, cleaning a private motor-vehicle, cleaning a private leisure boat, fillin...

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Thailand cave rescue: The health toll of waiting for freedom

Thailand cave rescue: The health toll of waiting for freedom

The rescuers dubbed it "mission impossible" but they defied the odds to locate the 12 boys and their football coach deep in a cave complex. Thailand's prime minister has thanked worldwide expert...

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Trump meets with Supreme Court contenders, two in focus

Trump meets with Supreme Court contenders, two in focus

Wade because that would mean to me that their judicial philosophy did not include a respect for established decisions, established law". The president interviewed four candidates on Monday and ha...

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100 migrants feared dead after boat capsizes off Libyan coast

100 migrants feared dead after boat capsizes off Libyan coast

Libya's coastguard said fishermen had spotted the vessel in difficulty and contacted the navy, which has been involved in the rescue of hundreds of migrants in recent days. The migrants had been en ...

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Woman suffers ‘double amputation’ in deadly Bahamas boat explosion

Woman suffers ‘double amputation’ in deadly Bahamas boat explosion

She was on vacation with her sister, Brooke , mother, Stacey , and stepfather, Paul Bender , at the time of the explosion. A passenger told "CBS This Morning" the group of 12, including two crew ...

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Woman Wakes Up In Morgue After Being Pronounced Dead

Woman Wakes Up In Morgue After Being Pronounced Dead

The South African woman had been certified dead by paramedics at the scene in the Gauteng province, south-west of Johannesburg on 24 June. After being discovered alive, the woman was taken to Carl...

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Merkel hails compromise on migration with Bavarian allies

Merkel hails compromise on migration with Bavarian allies

But CSU parliamentary group chief Alexander Dobrindt "does not want to accept Seehofer's resignation", participants in the hours-long huddle said. The head of the third party in Merkel's fragile coa...

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Harassment victim speaks out about Capital Gazette shooting suspect Jarrod Ramos

Harassment victim speaks out about Capital Gazette shooting suspect Jarrod Ramos

Buckley said he was "disappointed" in the president's decision and said the attack on the newspaper was "just as important as any other tragedy". The Capital Gazette itself reported that crime ...

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Slams Conservative TV Host Saying She's Not From Bronx

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Slams Conservative TV Host Saying She's Not From Bronx

Joe Crowley in Tuesday's Democratic primary, said the focus should be on her views, not a "label". A far cry from the Bronx hood upbringing she's selling. Fellow conservative commentator Beck retwee...

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Trump Interviews 4 Supreme Court Candidates

Trump Interviews 4 Supreme Court Candidates

But with the procedure abolished in recent years, first for federal judges and then for Supreme Court justices, the Republicans have been able to push through Trump's judicial nominees even with the...

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Golden retriever bitten by rattlesnake protecting owner while on hike

Golden retriever bitten by rattlesnake protecting owner while on hike

But it was her golden retriever " Todd " to the rescue! "My hero of a puppy Todd saved me", Ms Godwin wrote on Facebook . However, before she could get any closer to the snake, Todd jumped in f...

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North Korea nuclear programme ‘can be dismantled in year’

North Korea agreed at the summit to "work toward denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula", but the joint statement signed by North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and US, President Donald Trump gave no d...

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Top French criminal Redoine Faid escapes prison by helicopter

French police have begun a manhunt and prosecutors have opened an investigation. According to the MailOnline , it's the second time Faid has pulled off a spectacular jailbreak - in 2013 Faid used e...

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United States media: Trump threatens to withdraw from WTO

United States media: Trump threatens to withdraw from WTO

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin pushed back against the report during an interview Friday morning with Fox Business Network's Maria Bartiromo, calling it "fake news". "That it's not a reciprocal ...

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9 injured in mass stabbing at Idaho apartment complex

9 injured in mass stabbing at Idaho apartment complex

Authorities did not immediately say why Kinner was asked to move out of the apartment complex. The news release said four victims were being treated for life-threatening injuries. "Please join me in p...

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Capital Gazette reporter describes horror inside newsroom

Capital Gazette reporter describes horror inside newsroom

The suspect, Jarrod Ramos , was arrested at the scene and has been charged with five counts of first-degree murder in one of the deadliest attacks on journalists in US history. The newspaper is locat...

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‘Will not back down’: Canada imposes billions in retaliatory tariffs against US

‘Will not back down’: Canada imposes billions in retaliatory tariffs against US

Don Woodbridge breaks open a cardboard box and pulls out a big jar of bread-and-butter pickles. "In Donald Trump's world, I wouldn't count on that", he said. "If things go bad for them, they go bad ...

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North Korea steps up production of uranium fuel

North Korea steps up production of uranium fuel

President Trump , following his historic but deal-less June 12 summit with North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un, made the dubious claim that there was "no longer a nuclear threat" from the country. App...

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Trump attacks Democrats, defends ICE in Saturday morning tweets

Trump attacks Democrats, defends ICE in Saturday morning tweets

Officers were holding a boundary line between federal and private property, and they would maintain a round-the-clock security presence "for some time", he said . and be able to deport them", Pocan s...

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Delhi: 11 members of a family found dead

Delhi: 11 members of a family found dead

Bhavnesh's wife Savita (48) and their three children-Meenu (23), Neetu (25) and Dhruv (15) were also found dead , police said, adding Lalit's wife Tina (42) along with their 15-year-old son Shivam wa...

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Pompeo: N. Korea understands scope of U.S. request for denuclearization

Pompeo: N. Korea understands scope of U.S. request for denuclearization

At his confirmation hearing earlier this month, Harris expressed support for Trump's decision to suspend joint military exercises with South Korea while the United States negotiates the dismantlement ...

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Canada 'will not back down' over US metals tariffs

Canada 'will not back down' over US metals tariffs

It's all part of Ottawa's plan to strike back at the U.S.in response to hefty tariffs on steel and aluminum, 25 per cent and 10 per cent respectively, imposed last month by Trump. "I think that predic...

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Bolton Holds Talks With Putin In Moscow

Bolton Holds Talks With Putin In Moscow

Prodded for more details, Putin's spokesman did not budge, saying: "Let us wait for this meeting first". In addition to planning the Trump summit, Putin and Bolton discussed Russian involvement in...

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Trump says he'll name high court pick on July 9

Trump says he'll name high court pick on July 9

Trump said during an Air Force One flight to New Jersey where he'll spend the weekend at one of his golf clubs. Steven Law, president of the Senate Leadership Fund, a campaign group aligned with M...

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Women march through Washington against Trump's immigration policy

Women march through Washington against Trump's immigration policy

It is unclear what, exactly, precipitated the arrests. Protesters staged the sit-in "to fight for our families to be free, to fight for the ability of our kids to be with their parents - not in cage...

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Mattis assures South Korea on United States troops

Mattis assures South Korea on United States troops

Trump sent jitters across South Korea after the summit when he told worldwide reporters at a press conference that he eventually wanted to see USA troops leaving the peninsula. In a show of his wi...

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Ignoring Trump, House Republicans fail to pass immigration bill

Ignoring Trump, House Republicans fail to pass immigration bill

However, the second bill, a so-called "moderate" or "comprise" one, won much less Republican votes than the "hardline" bill which failed last week in the House with 193 in favor and 231 against. D...

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