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Afghanistan president rejects resignation of three top security officials

Afghanistan president rejects resignation of three top security officials

Jalalabad has been the scene of multiple attacks in recent months that have killed dozens, as the Western-backed government in Kabul continues to struggle to fend off the Taliban and other militan...

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7.1-magnitude quake hits eastern Peru, no immediate casualties

7.1-magnitude quake hits eastern Peru, no immediate casualties

USGS said the natural disaster hit shortly after 0900 GMT, about 140 kilometers west of the Peruvian town of Iberia. However, authorities have said that there is no threat of a Tsunami at the time. Ac...

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'Gas in yoga ball killed wife and daughter'

'Gas in yoga ball killed wife and daughter'

The two were found unconscious in the locked vehicle by a jogger. Autopsies showed they died of gas poisoning. But 45 minutes later, the same witness said, they had not moved. She told the court tha...

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Trump Organization finance chief 'gets immunity' in Cohen probe

Trump Organization finance chief 'gets immunity' in Cohen probe

Toobin argued that immunity for Weisselberg is "enormously significant", and said "investigators now have a basically complete window into the financial operations of the Trump Organization ". Mr. ...

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Doorman Claiming Trump Fathered Child with Housekeeper Free to Speak

Doorman Claiming Trump Fathered Child with Housekeeper Free to Speak

Marc Held , the attorney for Dino Sajudin said that his client has been released from the contract that he entered with American Media Inc that forbidden him from discussing the matter with anyone...

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WA regional MP Melissa Price set to be new federal environment minister

WA regional MP Melissa Price set to be new federal environment minister

I consulted her.in the process of forming this new team. Renowned for her steely gaze dubbed the "death stare", Bishop's highlights as foreign minister include her strong condemnation of Russia's ro...

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Mollie Tibbetts Was Facebook Friends With Her Accused Killer's Girlfriend

Mollie Tibbetts Was Facebook Friends With Her Accused Killer's Girlfriend

Prosecutors charged Rivera with first-degree murder. The two girls were also Facebook friends, but in a small town like Brooklyn, Iowa, it's unclear if they were really friends. The suspect, Jose Ines...

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Hawaii hit by flooding as hurricane strikes

Hawaii hit by flooding as hurricane strikes

In a cruel twist of fate, the island of Maui dealt with three wildfires, possibly caused by downed power lines and whipped by strong winds. The coastal town of Hilo saw flash floods that prompted many...

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Hurricane Lane Downgraded to Tropical Storm As Hawaii Escapes Catastrophe

Hurricane Lane Downgraded to Tropical Storm As Hawaii Escapes Catastrophe

The island chain was spared the calamity of a direct hit from a major hurricane as Lane steadily weakened on Friday into a tropical storm as it crept northward through the Pacific toward Oahu. About 2...

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Balderson officially wins Congressional Special Election

Balderson officially wins Congressional Special Election

Balderson had a slight leader over Democrat Danny O'Connor for weeks but was finally certified the victor Friday after every provisional and absentee ballot was counted, the Associated Press reports ...

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Donald Trump Continues Taunting Jeff Sessions for 'Double Standard'

Donald Trump Continues Taunting Jeff Sessions for 'Double Standard'

Trump also praised Paul Manafort , his former campaign manager who was convicted of financial fraud this week, for refusing to cooperate with the justice department and said that plea agreements, an ...

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New Australian PM knows NZ political psyche

But while Morrison put on a positive and upbeat public face, many Australians were still seething after his elevation to the prime ministership by his party, in a vote initiated to try to boost the Li...

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Autopsy shows Mollie Tibbetts died from 'multiple sharp force injuries'

Autopsy shows Mollie Tibbetts died from 'multiple sharp force injuries'

According to a court affidavit, the suspect, Cristhian Bahena Rivera , told police he saw Tibbetts while she was on her run along a country road, parked his vehicle and made a decision to follow her...

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DNC: Whoops, we mistook security test for hack attack

DNC: Whoops, we mistook security test for hack attack

The headquarters of the Democratic National Committee (DNC) is seen in Washington, Aug. 22, 2018, after the organization notified the Federal Bureau of Investigation of a suspected hacking attempt. He...

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Trump administration cuts more than $200 million in Palestinian aid

Trump administration cuts more than $200 million in Palestinian aid

Friday's move was the declared result a review of US assistance to the Palestinian Authority that US President Donald Trump ordered in January, following Palestinian outrage over his decision to recog...

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Donald Trump aides warn of 'people's revolt' as aides start deserting President

Donald Trump aides warn of 'people's revolt' as aides start deserting President

Weisselberg then forwarded that e-mail to another employee, writing: "Please pay from the Trust". Allen Weisselberg's immunity, given his decades-long proximity to the Trump Organization's busines...

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John and Susan Cooper: Thomas Cook removes holidaymakers from Egyptian hotel

John and Susan Cooper: Thomas Cook removes holidaymakers from Egyptian hotel

Mrs Omerod said they had not been given a cause of death yet and were awaiting the results of a post-mortem. The family had been staying at the plush Steigenberger Aqua Magic Hotel in the Red Sea re...

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New Australian PM Scott Morrison pledges 'generational change' to heal ruling party

New Australian PM Scott Morrison pledges 'generational change' to heal ruling party

The boy's feelings echoed that of Malcolm Turnbull's grandson, who made his feelings clear about the political dramas of recent days. Morrison in turn said on Twitter he had spoken to Trump. For...

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Pope issues telegrams to heads of State during flight to Ireland

Pope issues telegrams to heads of State during flight to Ireland

Pope Francis marked the first papal visit to Ireland in 39 years by acknowledging that the failure of Church authorities to adequately address "repugnant" clerical child abuse crimes there remains ...

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Drug tunnel to Mexico found in former KFC restaurant

Drug tunnel to Mexico found in former KFC restaurant

Lopez told police he'd been removing toolboxes earlier in the day from the abandoned KFC store. However, on the USA side its entrance was only 8 inches in diameter, KYMA reports. Smuggling tunnels u...

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J&K govt gives Kerala Rs 2 cr for flood relief

J&K govt gives Kerala Rs 2 cr for flood relief

Likewise, rescue operations were declared over in Paravur in Ernakulam district, one of the most affected places since torrential rains and the opening of sluice gates of many dams caused a deluge. On...

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Bobi Wine now charged with treason

Bobi Wine now charged with treason

A group of noteworthy musicians and music industry names has now come together to sign a letter in support of Bobi Wine . The 36-year-old Ssentamu had been charged last week with illegal possession...

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United Koreans assemble emotions to bid each other farewell

United Koreans assemble emotions to bid each other farewell

As her bus left for South Korea on Wednesday, Han's daughters chased the moving vehicle before being stopped by a North Korean official, a predictable but no less heart-wrenching departure that's like...

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Pompeo calls on Pakistan's Khan to act against 'terrorists'

Pompeo calls on Pakistan's Khan to act against 'terrorists'

Speaking of how Pakistan needs to become more active in global terms, Qureshi said the country could use worldwide forums to its benefit. Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi made the statement a...

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Presumed dead, Baghdadi resurfaces, calls on Muslims to attack the West

Presumed dead, Baghdadi resurfaces, calls on Muslims to attack the West

In an audio recording released by ISIL's media outlet al-Furqan Foundation on Wednesday, Baghdadi referred to events that took place this month in the Middle East and elsewhere, including Turkey's...

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China slaps back at latest U.S. tariffs in trade war escalation

China slaps back at latest U.S. tariffs in trade war escalation

The U.S. -China talks this week were the first since discussions in June failed to produce any agreement. They gave no sign of progress toward a settlement over USA complaints that Beijing steals ...

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Mollie Tibbetts: Death resulted from 'multiple sharp force injuries' says medical examiner

Mollie Tibbetts: Death resulted from 'multiple sharp force injuries' says medical examiner

The state medical examiner has determined that Tibbetts' death was a homicide. The Iowa Medical Examiner's office added that further examination "may result in additional findings". The illegal al...

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Tucker Carlson Stands by South Africa Commentary After Trump Tweet Backlash

Tucker Carlson Stands by South Africa Commentary After Trump Tweet Backlash

Referring to the planned reforms, Trump tweeted that he had asked Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to " closely study the South Africa land and farm seizures and expropriations and the large sc...

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Inbound Australian PM Scott Morrison gives his first address

Inbound Australian PM Scott Morrison gives his first address

Mr Morrison defeated the key challenger Peter Dutton , a former Cabinet minister, by a vote of 45-40. They now hold the balance of power in parliament, forcing the ruling conservative coalition to ...

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Charity worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe temporarily released from Iranian jail

Charity worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe temporarily released from Iranian jail

British-Iranian charity worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe left an Iranian prison for a three-day furlough Thursday - a breakthrough in the case that her family hopes will lead to permanent freedom. "...

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