• U.S. awards contracts for Mexico border wall prototypes
U.S. awards contracts for Mexico border wall prototypes

The same poll appeared to suggest that support for President Trump was also declining, with 56 per cent of voters believing that the president was "tearing the country apart", compared to 33 per cent who said he was pulling the country together.

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  • Colonial Pipeline Will Temporarily Shutdown Due To Hurricane Harvey
Colonial Pipeline Will Temporarily Shutdown Due To Hurricane Harvey

A worker changes the price board above the gas pumps at a Sunoco gas station on Monday, Aug. 28, 2017, in Latham, N.Y. The emergency waivers remove "requirements for reformulated gasoline and low volatility gasoline", according to the EPA.

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  • United States tells Russian Federation to close its San Francisco consulate, annexes
United States tells Russian Federation to close its San Francisco consulate, annexes

The Russian consulate in San Francisco is the oldest and most established consulate in the United States, according to administration officials, consisting of an office building and a residence. President Trump reluctantly signed the sanctions into law. The forced closures were the latest in an intensifying exchange of diplomatic broadsides wit...

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  • Prabhas Turns Cop For Saaho
Prabhas Turns Cop For Saaho

They shot for some action sequences including hand-to-hand combat scenes. Well, now the news is that there are more Bollywood celebs who are going to be part of the film. Said to be made at a massive budget of Rs 150 crore, the film will see Prabhas in a very different role from his Baahubali avatar. There is also news that son of veteran...

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  • Moon, Abe to Pressure N. Korea to Extreme Level
Moon, Abe to Pressure N. Korea to Extreme Level

Mrs May said: "I think what I have made clear is what the United Kingdom is looking at and what the United Kingdom is doing and that is looking at pressure on North Korea, which is discussions about further sanctions and it's about the sort of change that China can bring".

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  • Trump begins tax reform campaign
Trump begins tax reform campaign

Our jobs will both stay here in America and come back to America. In an official taxpayer-funded White House trip to Missouri President Donald Trump told his audience to vote out of office Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill if she refuses to support his tax cuts.

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  • Eisgruber writes letter to White House, calls for support of DACA
Eisgruber writes letter to White House, calls for support of DACA

I strongly urge the president and Congress to find a path that better serves us all. Since 2012, the Deferred Action for Childhood arrivals program (DACA) has provided a brighter future to almost 50,000 young people in North Carolina - including me - by allowing us to obtain work permits, educations, and the recognition that we are valued mem...

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  • Mueller reportedly working with top Trump foe, could end-run presidential pardon
Mueller reportedly working with top Trump foe, could end-run presidential pardon

Mueller and Schneiderman have reportedly begun sharing evidence from their parallel probes into Paul Manafort , Trump's former campaign chairman . Last November, the NY prosecutor won a $25 million settlement following his investigation into fraud involving Trump University. Politico said no decision had been made on whether to file char...

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  • Mumbai floods: Missing doctor Amarapurkar's body found near Worli
Mumbai floods: Missing doctor Amarapurkar's body found near Worli

Much later, his body washed off the Worli seashore and he was identified by his imported wrist-watch. Dr. Mishra said that the civic body was responsible for the floods and the open manholes too. "His house is just 10 minutes away from where he left the vehicle". The 58-year-old doctor had to leave his auto in waist-deep water near the Elphinstone ...

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  • Colorado National Guard deploys life-saving assets to aid Hurricane Harvey victims
Colorado National Guard deploys life-saving assets to aid Hurricane Harvey victims

Tom Wolf said in a news release. In the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey and the torrential downpour afterward, Emergency Management Assistance Compact (EMAC) for Oklahoma assets have been requested to assist areas in south Texas. The Colorado Air National Guard will provide medical capabilities while the Colorado Army National Guard provides aviati...

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  • Labour's leader in Scotland quits
Labour's leader in Scotland quits

She is passionate about her politics , but never zealous about her own role. Before she became leader, Dugdale gave a telling interview in which she admitted she saw herself as a "sidekick" rather than a "superhero" when asked if she fancied a shot at the top job.

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  • SEA Games: Official explains 50-gold forecast after Team PH misses target
SEA Games: Official explains 50-gold forecast after Team PH misses target

Another Malaysian earned a bronze medal after clocking in at 1:49.321. Thailand (72-86-88) and Vietnam (58-50-60) remained as steady performers as second- and third placers, respectively, Singapore couldn't be sneezed at with a 57-58-73 tally while Indonesia (38-63-90) finished with a comfortable lead over the Philippines at fifth.

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  • Mattis: US Is 'Never out of Diplomatic Solutions' Concerning Korea
Mattis: US Is 'Never out of Diplomatic Solutions' Concerning Korea

The 45th President of the United States gave an order over the weekend to cease military funding for transition-related medical expenses, as well banning any trans people from joining the Forces in the future. The original ban on transgender troops was lifted a year ago under former President Barack Obama but Trump reinstated it Friday, cit...

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  • Ajay speaks on his 'Baadshaho' shoot with Kapil Sharma getting cancelled
Ajay speaks on his 'Baadshaho' shoot with Kapil Sharma getting cancelled

The latest news surrounding his on-the-rocks show is that Ajay Devgn and the whole team of Baadshaho fled the scene after the team of TKSS couldn't get a response from the host. So during the promotions of Baadshaho , in an exclusive interaction, BollywoodLife asked Ileana about her equation with her costar Esha Gupta , to which Ajay Devg...

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  • Mosques stay open as 'biggest church' closes its door to Harvey victims
Mosques stay open as 'biggest church' closes its door to Harvey victims

Emily Timbol, an author who has written critically about homophobic views among conservative Christians, tweeted: "It doesn't make sense why you're not opening up your mega church to house Houston citizens, help me understand that". Damages from Hurricane Harvey could put it among the top five most costly United States storms ever, with fai...

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  • Hezbollah, Syria Deal Relocating ISIS Fighters Condemned by US-led Coalition
Hezbollah, Syria Deal Relocating ISIS Fighters Condemned by US-led Coalition

After a weeklong offensive by the Lebanese army, the Syrian government and Lebanese Hezbollah fighters, more than 300 ISIS fighters and about as many of their relatives withdrew from their enclave on the Syria-Lebanon border. The US-led worldwide coalition has backed Kurdish and Iraqi forces. The militants agreed to a cease-fire over the weeken...

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  • Illinois School Funding Compromise Passes House
Illinois School Funding Compromise Passes House

The evening vote came after the same measure was defeated earlier Monday largely because of objections to the tax credits raised by teacher unions. The measure increases funding for school districts and distributes the money in a way lawmakers say is more equitable.

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  • India, China should resolve disagreements through dialogue
India, China should resolve disagreements through dialogue

Around 350-400 Indian troops were there at the border point. Two weeks ago, Chinese and Indian soldiers clashed at the picturesque Pangong Lake in Ladakh in the Western Himalayas. PM Modi will be in China between September 3-5 for BRICS summit. China and Bhutan were engaged in talks to resolve the dispute in the area. She said that since Ju...

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  • Harvey's Aftermath: Reservoir and levee breached
Harvey's Aftermath: Reservoir and levee breached

The Addicks Reservoir crested above its 108-foot top, Jeff Linder, a meteorologist with the Harris County Flood Control District , said on Twitter . The US Gulf Coast has been battered by Hurricane Harvey since Saturday. Harvey could regain strength Monday and Tuesday, the National Hurricane Center says .

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  • Congress weighs Harvey aid package, awaits Trump
Congress weighs Harvey aid package, awaits Trump

This storm has done historic damage. Nearly three feet of rain has fallen on the Houston area, and more is yet to come. But LoBiondo and several other members of New Jersey's congressional delegation said Monday that they won't turn their backs on victims of Hurricane Harvey because of the post-Sandy votes of some Texas representatives....

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  • Harvey boosts gas prices ahead of Labor Day
Harvey boosts gas prices ahead of Labor Day

It employs about 7,000 people. Hurricane Harvey's push into the Gulf Coast states, where a number of key oil refineries are located, are expected to pinch gas supplies. In addition to the refineries, about 22% of offshore production - almost 380,000 barrels a day - has been shut in as has about 830 billion cubic feet per day of natural gas ...

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  • German woman dies from injuries 10 days after Barcelona attack
German woman dies from injuries 10 days after Barcelona attack

The phrase " no tinc por " is also reportedly being embraced by the political class in the country in response to the ISIS-backed violence. Spain's King King Felipe VI , Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy and the President of Catalonia Carles Puigdemont joined the crowd side by side.

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  • President Donald Trump Renews 'Mexico To Pay For Wall' Campaign Pledge
President Donald Trump Renews 'Mexico To Pay For Wall' Campaign Pledge

He then switched back to political commentary, tweeting that Mexico would pay for his border wall with Mexico, even though a leaked transcript of a phone call with the country's President Enrique Peña Nieto revealed Nieto was refusing to pay for it.

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  • United Nations chief to meet Israeli and Palestinian leaders in three-day trip
United Nations chief to meet Israeli and Palestinian leaders in three-day trip

The U.N. last week announced $2.5m would be released to meet the electricity and medicine shortages caused by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas' decision to cut supplies. "As we witness a new wave of shocking and unsafe racism, the entire world must stand up and unequivocally denounce anti-Semitism", Danon stated during the visit.

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  • China Bans New Business with North Korea
China Bans New Business with North Korea

The first and third missiles launched at 6:49 a.m. and 7:19 a.m. JST, respectively, failed in flight, while the second launched at 7:07 a.m. appeared to have blown up nearly immediately, according to the U.S. U.S. secretary of state Rex Tillerson. "I don't know that we're wrong", Tillerson said of his earlier assessment. Foreign Minister Kang K...

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