• Angry Crowd Protests After Chicago Police Fatally Shoot Man
Angry Crowd Protests After Chicago Police Fatally Shoot Man

Four officers have been placed on administrative duty, per police protocol. The chaotic scene simmered for hours after the encounter, as dozens of people chanting "murderers" and "no justice, no peace" lingered in the neighborhood. An officer returned fire, police said. Four protesters were arrested Saturday, while three or four officers sustai...

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  • Hamas, Islamic Jihad in ceasefire with Israel in Gaza Strip
Hamas, Islamic Jihad in ceasefire with Israel in Gaza Strip

Hamas spokesman Fawzi Barhu said the rocket fire was meant to "send a clear message" to Israel and to "force the enemy to stop the escalation". The Gaza Health Ministry said the two, 15 and 16, died when the building they were standing near was hit.

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  • Twitter's Biggest Losers: Does Katy Perry Still Have the Most Followers?
Twitter's Biggest Losers: Does Katy Perry Still Have the Most Followers?

Nyakundi, who had close to 1.2 million followers was left with about 696,000 while Dela ended up with 521,000 from 1 million. Other Twitter users impacted by the move included Kim Kardashian West and former basketball player Shaquille O'Neal , who both lost around one million followers.

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  • Trump suggested me to sue European Union over Brexit, says Theresa May
Trump suggested me to sue European Union over Brexit, says Theresa May

May's Brexit plan "will definitely affect trade with the United States, unfortunately in a negative way", said the U.S. president. And when pressed in a newspaper interview afterwards, Mr Trump still declined to reveal what his suggestion was.

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  • Nawaz Sharif, Maryam to be transported to Adiala jail via helicopters
Nawaz Sharif, Maryam to be transported to Adiala jail via helicopters

Sharif's Pakistan Muslim League (PML-N) party has said it will mobilise supporters to greet his plane, but government officials have said he will be arrested as soon as he lands. The military, which has ruled Pakistan for about half its history since 1947, has denied interfering in modern-day politics. It plans to place 371,000 soldiers around po...

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  • England icon slams third place play-off
England icon slams third place play-off

There's still the small matter of a World Cup final of course, and we feel France are deserving favourites to win Sunday's showpiece. Rio Ferdinand posted a heartfelt video telling the team: "You have united the country and go home as heroes".

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  • Israel fires missile at drone that entered from Syria
Israel fires missile at drone that entered from Syria

But Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, briefing Israeli reporters during a visit to Moscow, signalled that Israel would not act against President Bashar al-Assad in his efforts to regain control in Syria, while working to ensure Iranian forces who support him quit the country.

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  • Trump administration reunites 57 immigrant children under 5, declares 'eligible' reunifications complete
Trump administration reunites 57 immigrant children under 5, declares 'eligible' reunifications complete

In 22 cases, the children were not reunited because adults posed safety concerns, including having criminal histories or adults determined to not be a parent. "Our goal has been the well-being of the children and returning them to a safe environment". After announcing on June 20 that family separations would stop, the federal government said it...

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  • Trump picked Brett Kavanaugh as 'barrier' to Russian Federation inquiry - Schumer
Trump picked Brett Kavanaugh as 'barrier' to Russian Federation inquiry - Schumer

At another point during the CNN interview, Shah was asked if Trump was familiar with an article Kavanaugh's wrote that could become relevant to SCOTUS as special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation of the Trump campaign unfolds - a 2009 law review article in which Kavanaugh argued that sitting presidents are above the law .

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  • Trump Touts Monday Night Prime-Time Supreme Court Reveal
Trump Touts Monday Night Prime-Time Supreme Court Reveal

In his remarks, Kavanaugh expressed his view of a judge's role. The Judicial Crisis Network is planning a $1.4 million ad buy in Alabama, Indiana, North Dakota and West Virginia - states with moderate Democratic senators who could be pressured to vote for Trump's nominee.

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  • Elon Musk tests ‘tiny, kid sized submarine’ for Thai cave rescue
Elon Musk tests ‘tiny, kid sized submarine’ for Thai cave rescue

Seven more boys and the coach are still trapped. On Sunday, four of the boys were extracted in a hard mission involving 13 foreign divers and five members of Thailand's navy SEAL unit . The 12 boys, part of a youth soccer team known as the Wild Boars, first went missing with their coach more than two weeks ago. It is a race aga...

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  • USA service member killed in Afghanistan in apparent insider attack
USA service member killed in Afghanistan in apparent insider attack

No further details have been given regarding the incident and exact location where the attack took place but North Atlantic Treaty Organisation said the incident is under investigation. The term "insider attack" refers to attacks carried out against US military personnel by the Afghan troops they are training or advising. "And I will tell you hones...

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  • Sanctions to remain until North Korea 'final' denuclearisation: Mike Pompeo
Sanctions to remain until North Korea 'final' denuclearisation: Mike Pompeo

He said his discussions had been productive and conducted in good faith, but he allowed that much more work needed to be done. He stressed that "there's still more work to be done" in other areas, much of which would be done by working groups that the two sides have set up to deal with specific issues.

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  • Over 100 'chimneys' drilled into mountain in bid to reach trapped boys
Over 100 'chimneys' drilled into mountain in bid to reach trapped boys

Dwindling oxygen levels in the cave complex and weather forecasts predicting more heavy rain added to the pressure on authorities to work out a rescue plan. The level of oxygen in the cave where the boys are trapped has dropped to 15 per cent. Though higher than the previous reading, it is still significantly below the normal range of 20 to 21....

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  • U.K.'s senior official in charge of Brexit resigns
U.K.'s senior official in charge of Brexit resigns

Tweets from Sarah O'Grady, the wife of David Davis's chief of staff Stewart Jackson, suggested the veteran parliamentarian made the decision to walk away because he "couldn't sell out his own country". May is due to brief lawmakers Monday on the plan hammered out during a 12-hour meeting at Chequers, the prime minister's country retreat. The dir...

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  • Mastermind of deadly sarin gas attack in Tokyo executed
Mastermind of deadly sarin gas attack in Tokyo executed

In all, 12 followers had been on death row with Asahara for the crimes, which killed 27 people. Asahara was arrested two months after the attack on the subway system, for being the mastermind behind the attack which used nerve gas and resulted in the killing of thirteen people and leaving more than 6,000 others with severe injuries.

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  • Vienna meet on nuclear deal supports Iran's continued oil, gas exports
Vienna meet on nuclear deal supports Iran's continued oil, gas exports

Foreign ministers of China, Russia, France, Britain, Germany and Iran met in Vienna on Friday to discuss how to save the landmark deal following the US withdrawal. Foreign ministers from the remaining signatories met in Vienna today to work around continuing U.S. efforts to kill the deal, but U.S. Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, was missing.

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  • The three-time rise and fall of Pakistan's Nawaz Sharif — TIMELINE
The three-time rise and fall of Pakistan's Nawaz Sharif — TIMELINE

In addition to the sentencing, Sharif and Maryam have been fined 8 million British pounds and 2 million pounds respectively. Alongside Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz has been given 7 years jail term. Sharif is now in London, where his wife is receiving medical treatment for cancer. He said the decision was also an effort to influence...

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  • Merriam-Webster mocks Trump over misspelled tweet
Merriam-Webster mocks Trump over misspelled tweet

Instead of "pore over", which means to study carefully, Trump wrote "pour over". But amidst blasting the people of " Fake News " for finding faults in his tweets, Trump made another spelling error - to a point it captured the attention of one of the world's global best-selling author.

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  • Donald Trump says Kim Jong Un 'sees different future' for North Korea
Donald Trump says Kim Jong Un 'sees different future' for North Korea

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo began talks with North Korean officials on North Korea's denuclearization, Friday, after arriving in Pyongyang earlier in the day. Five US officials told NBC News that North Korea has increased its production of enriched uranium for nuclear weapons. Located a short drive from the massive mausoleum where Nor...

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  • When Is Amazon Prime Day 2018 and What Should I Know?
When Is Amazon Prime Day 2018 and What Should I Know?

Find deals on the ultra-classy Rivet furniture line, AmazonBasics bedding and home essentials, tools, and more. MoneyTalksNews.com reports the recently upgraded 9.7-inch iPad is likely to see discounts around Prime Day . Then on Prime Day, you can check your shopping cart and Amazon will automatically change the price on those products to whate...

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  • Golf Course Fire in Grand Lake threatens 300 homes, forces evacuations
Golf Course Fire in Grand Lake threatens 300 homes, forces evacuations

The 416 Fire is on track this week to become one of Colorado's largest wildfires in state history. Cal fire says the fire is burning towards south towards Solano County and west towards Lake Berryessa. The cause of the fire is under investigation. A mandatory evacuation order remains in effect for many residents in Yolo County but som...

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  • Putin and Trump Will Not Discuss Crimea, Kremlin Says
Putin and Trump Will Not Discuss Crimea, Kremlin Says

We talk about Ukraine, we're going to talk about Syria. He gave a similar answer when he was asked if he would lift the sanctions on Russian Federation. Peskov explained that President Vladimir Putin is ready to discuss "all the other questions" in the "search for potential common ground". He has also dubiously claimed that it was Democrats who...

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  • North Korea steps up production of uranium fuel
North Korea steps up production of uranium fuel

North Korea intends to maintain some of its nuclear stockpile and production facilities while potentially concealing them from the United States, The Washington Post reported Saturday, citing U.S. A team of USA officials led by envoy Sung Kim met with North Korean officials Sunday at Panmunjom, the border village between North and South Korea in ...

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  • Collins would oppose court nominee with an 'activist agenda'
Collins would oppose court nominee with an 'activist agenda'

More recently, Mr. Trump said that he " probably " will not ask his potential nominees about Roe v. Wade , although in an October 2016 debate, just ahead of his election to the presidency, Mr. The GOP holds a 51-49 majority in the Senate, and lack of support from two Republicans would require President Donald Trump and Senate Majority Leade...

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  • German Interior Minister offers to resign over asylum policy
German Interior Minister offers to resign over asylum policy

German Chancellor Angela Merkel appeared to survive a threat to her governing coalition over migration policies Sunday, in the midst of an anti-migrant, populist wave taking shape across the European Union . Hungary, Poland, and the Czech Republic all stated that a final deal had not been reached, despite Merkel's claim that she had received ...

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  • Gangster makes spectacular escape from French jail in helicopter
Gangster makes spectacular escape from French jail in helicopter

As per a report by Hindustan Times , Faid, who claims that his life is inspired by gangster films like " Scarface ", escaped with the help of two accomplices using smoke bombs and angle grinders, according to prison unionist Martial Delabroye.

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  • Notorious gangster flees French jail by helicopter
Notorious gangster flees French jail by helicopter

Faid's brother, who was visiting him at the jail, has been taken into custody for questioning. The escape came after an appeals court in April sentenced Faid to 25 years for masterminding a 2010 botched armed robbery, in which a policewoman was killed.

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  • Turkey election: Erdogan consolidates power
Turkey election: Erdogan consolidates power

Erdogan , who has ruled Turkey over 15 years as prime minister and president, later addressed a crowd of cheering, flag-waving supporters from the top of a bus in the country's largest city of Istanbul , before taking off to capital, Ankara.

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  • European Union leaders plan secure migrant centres
European Union leaders plan secure migrant centres

The 28 leaders agreed to consider setting up "disembarkation platforms" outside the bloc, most likely in north Africa, in a bid to discourage migrants boarding EU-bound smuggler boats. The number of people arriving in Europe seeking sanctuary or better lives has dropped significantly, but anti-migrant parties have consolidated their powers, winni...

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