• Pence says he 'never witnessed' campaign collusion with Russian Federation
Pence says he 'never witnessed' campaign collusion with Russian Federation

He said the US will not stand by as Venezuela crumbles into dictatorship and that a failed democracy in Venezuela is a threat to the United States. Asked during media Q&A on Sunday if the U.S.is "looking for support in Latin America for that military intervention", Pence replied that the Trump Administration is seeking peaceful means of restor...

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  • The 49 stadiums being considered across USA, Mexico, Canada
The 49 stadiums being considered across USA, Mexico, Canada

For the 1994 World Cup (24 teams, 52 games), the US venues were: Foxboro Stadium (no longer exists), Giants Stadium (no longer exists), D.C.'s RFK Stadium (near death), Orlando's Citrus Bowl (major renovation), Soldier Field (major renovation), Pontiac Silverdome (scheduled for demolition), Dallas' Cotton Bowl (major renovation), the Bay Area's Sta...

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  • The cause of the fatal helicopter crash investigations continue
The cause of the fatal helicopter crash investigations continue

H. Jay Cullen, of Midlothian, Va., were killed Saturday when the helicopter they were piloting crashed. . Cullen and Bates both died at the scene. Cullen had over 20 years of service with the state police and is survived by a wife and two sons.

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  • CIA Director Pompeo Says No 'Imminent' Threat of Nuclear War
CIA Director Pompeo Says No 'Imminent' Threat of Nuclear War

Pompeo, a former Republican congressman who was appointed Central Intelligence Agency director by President Donald Trump , discussed North Korea's nuclear weapons program on " Fox News Sunday ". "This regime is different". But Mr Pompeo denied that a threat of a nuclear conflict was imminent, saying: "I've heard folks talking about being o...

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  • Tropical Storm Gert not a threat to US, Bermuda
Tropical Storm Gert not a threat to US, Bermuda

As of Monday morning, Tropical Storm Gert was moving north-northwestward about 475 miles west-southwest of Bermuda with maximum sustained winds of 45 mph, the National Hurricane Center reports. East Coast later Monday. On its current track, Gert is forecast to pass between the USA and Bermuda on Tuesday . The system is expected to turn nor...

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  • Flood affecting more than 21 districts in Assam
Flood affecting more than 21 districts in Assam

The flood situation has taken a critical turn in Assam and parts of Bihar after incessant rains lash the states. ASDMA State Project Officer Rajib Prakash Barua told The Sentinel that floodwaters are receding in some Upper and Lower Assam districts, though the overall situation still remained critical.

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  • Sen. Bernie Sanders Criticizes White House Response to Virginia Violence
Sen. Bernie Sanders Criticizes White House Response to Virginia Violence

Numerous Republicans and Democrats have criticized the usually blunt-speaking president for reacting to the violence and racism in Charlottesville in vague terms, for placing equal blame on the counterprotesters and for not specifically condemning the white supremacists involved.

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  • United Nations sanctions: China bans imports from North Korea
United Nations sanctions: China bans imports from North Korea

The call took place late Friday. The move comes at a time when Trump has demanded China do more to crack down on North Korea's nuclear missile program as he threatens possible military action against Pyongyang. "If the USA and South Korea carry out strikes and try to overthrow the North Korean regime and change the political pattern of the Ko...

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  • No bail for Charlottesville auto attack suspect James Fields
No bail for Charlottesville auto attack suspect James Fields

Earlier, Fields' mother Samantha Bloom told NBC News and other outlets that she learned of the deadly havoc from reporters who showed up at her home in a Toledo suburb and said she was under the impression that her son was merely attending a political rally - not a nationalist march.

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  • Strong Storms For The Plains — Sunday Morning Weather
Strong Storms For The Plains — Sunday Morning Weather

A brief round of mostly dry conditions returns to the forecast, with highs in the low 80s on Sunday . Storms will gradually diminish this evening as they typically do this time of the year, and skies will become partly cloudy for the overnight hours.

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  • Bryce Harper suffers serious injury against Giants
Bryce Harper suffers serious injury against Giants

Nationals manager Dusty Baker came out of the dugout with his hands sitting on his cap in disbelief. He was helped off the field and did not put any weight on his left leg as athletic trainer Paul Lessard and hitting coach Rick Schu helped him to the clubhouse.

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  • Iran Majlis passes motion in response to United States sanctions
Iran Majlis passes motion in response to United States sanctions

As some lawmakers chanted "Death to America", Iran's parliament on August 13 granted its initial approval for increased funding of Teheran's missile program and the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) Quds Force. Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi, who is the head of an Iranian commission tasked with monitoring the agreement's implementatio...

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  • Explosion in Sunderland house
Explosion in Sunderland house

Emergency services raced to the scene after reports of a domestic blast on Rosslyn Avenue in the Ryhope area of the north east England city. In an earlier post, she said that God must exist as "how the hell can anyone survive that explosion".

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  • US Defense Secretary issues stark warning to North Korea
US Defense Secretary issues stark warning to North Korea

Visclosky said the Department of Defense began its analysis of America's nuclear capabilities in April. Mattis warned that any action by North Korea would be grossly overmatched by the U.S. The plan would be put into practice at any moment, once Kim Jong Un made a decision, a Korean People's Army spokesman said. Three U.S. officials, speaking...

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  • Former Pakistan PM Sharif's wife to contest seat he vacated
Former Pakistan PM Sharif's wife to contest seat he vacated

In a statement while taking to media, he predicted that Hassan Nawaz, Hussain Nawaz and Maryam Nawaz will be jailed as Supreme Court told NAB to re-open cases of corruption against the Sharif family. However, key leaders from Sharif's ruling PML-N party were conspicuous by their absence, with some commentators suggesting this could be a reflection ...

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  • Woman's BMW plunges seven stories in parking garage accident
Woman's BMW plunges seven stories in parking garage accident

APD said the woman's BMW went through the retention wires on the seventh floor of the Littlefield parking garage and hit the building across the alley as it fell, rupturing a gas line. Burch and other witnesses then rushed to help the woman inside. There was William Burch, the man whose SUV Bowman struck when her auto crashed into the ground.

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  • Hamid Ansari gets a grand farewell
Hamid Ansari gets a grand farewell

Appointed as a consensus candidate of the Congress and the Left--although there were many in the Congress who took potshots at him even then--Ansari was not known to all, who saw in him little more than a retired diplomat. Hussain said that there is no better country for Muslims than India dismissing Ansari's claims that there is unease amongst t...

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  • Opioid Epidemic A 'National Emergency'
Opioid Epidemic A 'National Emergency'

The president made the comments Thursday and said , "We're going to spend a lot of time, a lot of effort and a lot of money on the opioid crisis ". As a member of the Health and Oversight and Investigations Subcommittees, Collins has participated in six subcommittee hearings discussing the government and states responses to the crisis , fentan...

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  • Why a Russian surveillance plane can fly over Bedminster but you can't
Why a Russian surveillance plane can fly over Bedminster but you can't

It also passed by Joint Base Andrews, home to Air Force One. A law enforcement source told CNN that the plane also overflew Camp David , the presidential retreat in the Catoctin Mountains, the Trump National Golf Course in Virginia, and Mount Weather, one of the USA government's secret relocation bunkers.

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  • NYPD officer shot in Brooklyn; suspect barricaded in building with rifle
NYPD officer shot in Brooklyn; suspect barricaded in building with rifle

NBC4 reported that the bullet that struck the officer's arm richocheted off her bulletproof vest and that the unidentified shoot is barricaded in a nearby apartment building with a rifle. In addition to the weapons, the shooter had a good amount of pills and had recently gotten a new BMW, which has raised questions about how he funded the auto and...

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  • Video Captured on Officer's Eyeglasses Helps Convict Man Who Shot Him
Video Captured on Officer's Eyeglasses Helps Convict Man Who Shot Him

Then, the man quickly pulls a gun and starts firing at the officer. "Tell my family I love them", implored a SC police officer whose video of his own near-death shooting was released this week, just one day after his convicted attacker was sentenced to prison.

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  • Five Dead, Dozens Missing After Smugglers Push 180 Migrants Overboard Off Yemen
Five Dead, Dozens Missing After Smugglers Push 180 Migrants Overboard Off Yemen

Scores of migrants were forced overboard by smugglers off the coast of Yemen - the second such incident in as many days. "This is shocking and inhumane،" De Boeck added. "They were in a boat with smugglers, who dropped them at sea before arriving at the shores". The suffering of the migrants on this route is huge.

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  • Two detained in Dutch tainted eggs investigation
Two detained in Dutch tainted eggs investigation

The agency added that the majority of these eggs will already have been consumed, but that sandwiches and salads with specific sell-by dates from Morrisons, Sainsbury's, Waitrose, and Asda should not be eaten. The NVWA conceded that it received a tip-off in November a year ago but stressed there was " no evidence " of a food safety risk. The Br...

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  • U.S. says two Cuban diplomats expelled after 'incidents' in Havana
U.S. says two Cuban diplomats expelled after 'incidents' in Havana

According to The Associated Press , the affected Americans were complaining of hearing loss. President Barack Obama reopened the US embassy in Havana in 2015 following the announcement of a new, pro-Castro American policy that would allow American businesses to further enrich the Castro regime while accepting Raúl Castro's repeated demands that...

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  • Zuma wins 8th motion of no confidence - #StateCapture
Zuma wins 8th motion of no confidence - #StateCapture

The ANC has maintained its internal processes, which found former president Thabo Mbeki unfit to rule in 2008, should determine whether Zuma should continue as South Africa's head of state. After surviving the vote, he thanked cheering supporters, adding: 'The ANC is there, is powerful, is big.it's hard to defeat the ANC'. However, the fact...

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