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PG&E equipment likely caused California Camp Fire, company says

PG&E equipment likely caused California Camp Fire, company says

A vehicle rests in front of a home leveled by the Camp Fire in Paradise, Calif., in a photo from December. The embattled utility, which filed for bankruptcy protection in January, said Thursday ...

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Taliban Attack Afghan Military Base In Helmand Province, Sparking Gunbattle

Taliban Attack Afghan Military Base In Helmand Province, Sparking Gunbattle

Ubon Mendie, a spokesman for Resolute Support. Qari Yusouf Ahmadi, a Taliban spokesman, said the insurgent group was responsible for the attack, which came as Taliban negotiators met for talks with ...

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No reports of ceasefire violation by Pak along LoC since Saturday night

No reports of ceasefire violation by Pak along LoC since Saturday night

The encounter broke out Friday morning after the militants opened fire on the security forces during a cordon and search operation in Babagund area of Kupwara following information about presence of u...

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Two girls missing from Benbow in Humboldt County

Two girls missing from Benbow in Humboldt County

Officials said that the two girls went missing after they walked into the woods near their house. Teams from Mendocino County, Napa County, Del Norte County, State Parks, National Guard, the U.S. ...

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U.S. House panel launches probe into possible obstruction by Trump

U.S. House panel launches probe into possible obstruction by Trump

Jerrold Nadler told ABC's This Week programme on Sunday the committee wanted to get documents from the Department of Justice, the president's son Donald Trump Jr and Trump Organization Chief Fina...

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Thousands stranded in Bangkok as flights affected by India Pakistan tensions

Thousands stranded in Bangkok as flights affected by India Pakistan tensions

BANGKOK-Thai Airways International said on Thursday it had canceled more than a dozen flights to Europe after Pakistan closed its airspace amid rising tensions with India , with both claiming to ha...

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UK Teen Who Joined ISIS Moved From Refugee Camp After Threats

UK Teen Who Joined ISIS Moved From Refugee Camp After Threats

The 19-year-old from east London , who left the United Kingdom for Syria in 2015 to join Daesh (Islamic State), is thought to have fled from the Al-Hol camp to the Roj camp near the Iraqi border in a...

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Pakistan continues partial opening of airspace amid India crisis

Pakistan continues partial opening of airspace amid India crisis

Though she did not name Pakistan directly in her 17-minute address, she said, "If we want to save humanity, we must tell the states who provide shelter and funding to terrorists, to dismantle the in...

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Venezuela opposition leader Guaido says he will return home

Venezuela opposition leader Guaido says he will return home

The council then voted on a rival Russian draft that aimed to express support for a political solution and back the Venezuelan government as the primary coordinator of worldwide assistance efforts in ...

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Somali forces still fighting al-Shabab in overnight attack

Somali forces still fighting al-Shabab in overnight attack

Abdukadir Abdirahman, director of the Aamin Ambulance service, said that at least 60 people had been wounded. The siege began on Thursday shortly after the Islamist militants detonated a bomb near t...

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Sen. Sanders Won't Ask Hillary for 2020 Advice: 'I Think Not'

Sen. Sanders Won't Ask Hillary for 2020 Advice: 'I Think Not'

Bernie Sanders , I-Vt., said he doesn't need advice from Hillary Clinton because they have "fundamental differences" during an appearance Friday on ABC News' " The View ". "She has not called me...

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China's maritime activity a threat to Philippines

China's maritime activity a threat to Philippines

The Philippines will be defended against "armed attack" in the disputed South China Sea , according to US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. "If countries outside the region, like the United States , r...

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Tug-of-war for pug seized to pay tax bill

Tug-of-war for pug seized to pay tax bill

Most European countries got rid of their "dog tax" decades ago, but Germany continues to impose it because it brings in millions of euros a year, The Local Germany reported . Authorities said the m...

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Protest erupts after anti-Muslim display at W.Va. Capitol

Protest erupts after anti-Muslim display at W.Va. Capitol

According to the Washington Post , a Democratic delegate accused Lieberman of saying that all Muslims are terrorists during a discussion of the display. Democratic House Minority Whip Mike Caputo al...

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Hamza bin Laden stripped of Saudi citizenship after $1m USA reward

Hamza bin Laden stripped of Saudi citizenship after $1m USA reward

The threats are meant as revenge for the 2011 killing of his father, according to the statement, which was released on Thursday. The Taliban was driven from power and bin Laden, hiding in the no...

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Trump Delights CPAC Crowd With Green New Deal Mockery

Trump Delights CPAC Crowd With Green New Deal Mockery

Trump, often speaking in mocking tones, portrayed the Democratic Green New Deal climate strategy touted by the left of the party as a socialist plan that will devastate the fossil fuel and motor ind...

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In apparent first, North Korea's Kim responds to question from foreign media

In apparent first, North Korea's Kim responds to question from foreign media

North Korea has conducted no nuclear or intercontinental ballistic missile tests since late 2017. Trump, unable to ignore the drama playing out thousands of miles away, tweeted that Cohen "did ...

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UK: Key Brexit votes to take place in mid-March - TDS

UK: Key Brexit votes to take place in mid-March - TDS

Mr Coppard, who refused to stand for election a year ago after the anti-Semitism row, tweeted: "I know that the 40 members who voted to ignore the genuine concerns of the Jewish community and good...

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Huawei units plead not guilty to United States trade secret theft

Huawei units plead not guilty to United States trade secret theft

Charges include conspiracy to steal trade secrets, attempted theft of trade secrets, wire fraud and obstruction of justice. Huawei has been facing global scrutiny after the United States raised se...

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Man Dies in Northern California Floodwaters

Man Dies in Northern California Floodwaters

Water filled yards and flowed underneath homes. In an update to an evacuation notice Wednesday morning, the county reminded area residents that even though rains have eased , the worst of the flo...

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Jay Inslee joins 2020 Democratic presidential field

Jay Inslee joins 2020 Democratic presidential field

But climate change could be the issue where Inslee distinguishes himself, according to their analysis, especially among the relatively larger share of Democratic primary voters concerned about climate...

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Justin Trudeau Suddenly Has a Political Crisis on His Hands

Justin Trudeau Suddenly Has a Political Crisis on His Hands

As many as three ministers could be moved around. I was quite taken aback. "I therefore completely disagree with the former attorney general's characterization of events ". After his former justice...

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WEATHER WATCH: What to expect with Saturday’s snowfall

WEATHER WATCH: What to expect with Saturday’s snowfall

There are the Winter Weather Advisories up, which may be expanding east & slightly northeastward with time for icing tonight-tomorrow morning. Commuters can expect a wintry morning drive to work and...

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Somali militant siege ends, at least 29 civilians dead

Somali militant siege ends, at least 29 civilians dead

Two suicide vehicle bombs exploded in Mogadishu on Thursday evening, killing at least 15 people, a Somali official told VOA. It took place in a business centre in Maka Al Mukaram street which has ...

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Mass grave found as US-backed forces close on final IS bastion

Mass grave found as US-backed forces close on final IS bastion

In a statement, the United Nations cited reports that more than 84 people, two-thirds of them children under the age of five, have died since December on their way to al-Hol camp in northeastern Syria...

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Abhinandan’s release: Pakistan refutes allegations of delay by India

Abhinandan’s release: Pakistan refutes allegations of delay by India

As Pakistan prepared to hand over the captured Indian pilot, blistering cross-border attacks across the disputed Himalayan Kashmir region continued for a fourth straight day, even as the two nucle...

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British climber missing on Pakistan's 'Killer Mountain'

Four Russian mountaineers who are now at K2 base camp have volunteered to join the search for Daniele Nardi and Tom Ballard . Nardi's team said on Facebook that the climbers' tent had been "spo...

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Bush's Service Dog Now Helping Recovering Veterans

Bush's Service Dog Now Helping Recovering Veterans

The dog then was outfitted with a new "military uniform" - a vest representing the medical center's dog team. The dog captured hearts a year ago after a photo went viral of Sully resting near Pr...

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Only one Indian pilot under Pakistan Army’s custody: DG ISPR

Only one Indian pilot under Pakistan Army’s custody: DG ISPR

Another Indian jet was also shot down , increasing tensions between the two nuclear-armed rivals over the Himalayan Kashmir region, which is separated by a militarized zone. Pakistani Prime Ministe...

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United States asks India and Pakistan to 'exercise restraint'

United States asks India and Pakistan to 'exercise restraint'

Meanwhile, the Pakistan Air Force jets violated Indian airspace and dropped bombs near Indian army force Wednesday and according to reports, one of the jets was shot down in Indian retaliatory fir...

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