• Chelsea Handler: 'Maybe We Trade' Trump for Kim Jong
Chelsea Handler: 'Maybe We Trade' Trump for Kim Jong

Ri, who was talking to reporters in NY ahead of a planned address later this week, however also said he did not know Kim's exact thoughts, according to the report . "To prevent sanctions evasion, the order also includes measures created to disrupt critical North Korean shipping and trade networks", he said. It will further escalate the war o...

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  • Sushma gives miss to Kashmir in her speech
Sushma gives miss to Kashmir in her speech

India on Friday ripped into Pakistan , describing it as "terroristan" and a land of "pure terror" that hosts a flourishing industry to produce and export global terrorism. Swaraj asserted that India condemns terrorism in all its forms and manifestations. Earlier reports have suggested that Pakistan, a longstanding rival of India, may have secret...

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  • Over 500000 sign petition backing Uber in London
Over 500000 sign petition backing Uber in London

TfL has today informed Uber that it will not be issued with a private hire operator licence. Uber's current license expires at the end of September, but the company has 21 days to appeal and can continue to operate until there is another ruling.

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  • Iraq's KRG denies reports of postponing independent referendum
Iraq's KRG denies reports of postponing independent referendum

Hundreds of Iraqis rallied on Friday in Nineveh in protest at the referendum. Iraq's parliament calls the vote unconstitutional, and neighboring Turkey and Iran also oppose the referendum, concerned their own sizable Kurdish populations will be encouraged to break away.

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  • Iran tests multi-warhead ballistic missile
Iran tests multi-warhead ballistic missile

The US has placed a number of sanctions on Iranian individuals, businesses and institutions in response to its missile tests . "We are going to strengthen our military capabilities which are necessary for deterrence", Rouhani said at the event, in remarks relayed by the semi-official FARS news agency.

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  • Tom Price Took 5 Private Jets for Work Last Week
Tom Price Took 5 Private Jets for Work Last Week

But numerous flights are between large cities with frequent, low-priced airline traffic, such as a trip from Washington to Nashville that the secretary took on June 6 to make a morning event at a medication distributor and an afternoon speech.

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  • Russians fucking hacked into states' voting systems in the 2016 race
Russians fucking hacked into states' voting systems in the 2016 race

Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate says the federal government contacted his office Friday to confirm the attempt. Other states targeted include Alabama, Colorado, Illinois, Maryland, Virginia and Washington. No breach occurred, Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon said in a news release. "It's not an attack". The disclosure to the states co...

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  • United States is on its own when dealing with North Korea
United States is on its own when dealing with North Korea

Military options available to the United States range from non-lethal actions such as a naval blockade to enforce sanctions to waging cyber attacks and positioning new USA weaponry in South Korea , where the United States has 28,500 troops.

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  • US President Donald Trump extends sanctions against North Korea
US President Donald Trump extends sanctions against North Korea

White House National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster said Mr. Trump is taking the steps to try to resolve the crisis "short of war". China's recent willingness to punish its fellow communist state signals strong disapproval of North Korea's global provocations, but China and fellow U.N.

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  • Kylie Jenner pregnant, expecting first child with boyfriend Travis Scott, reports say
Kylie Jenner pregnant, expecting first child with boyfriend Travis Scott, reports say

Lipgloss mogul Kylie Jenner is expecting her first child with boyfriend Travis Scott . According to TMZ , the 20-year-old reality TV star had been telling friends about the baby since earlier this month at the Day N Night music festival.

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  • Spain expels North Korea ambassador over nuclear tests
Spain expels North Korea ambassador over nuclear tests

Yet it is still South Korea, and its capital Seoul close to the heavily militarized frontier with the North, that faces the greatest immediate risk in a military conflict. Haley insisted that the U.S. has "a whole lot of military options on the table", and that President Trump's threat to give North Korea "fire and fury" was not an empty threat.

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  • Oregon Vet Dresses Foster Kittens Like Taylor Swift
Oregon Vet Dresses Foster Kittens Like Taylor Swift

We're just chatting about life. In a new behind-the-scenes video , Taylor Swift is joined by dozens of body doubles who are standing in front of a green screen to film the " Taylor Mountain ". "I'm going to take you [home] with me". The lyric video which has over 73 million views, also topped YouTube's record for the most viewed lyric video ...

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  • 'Vicious' sanctions will only speed up nuclear program - N. Korea
'Vicious' sanctions will only speed up nuclear program - N. Korea

Such drills are held regularly, but the military has invited media to observe one for the first time in two years, said Kim Hyon-sok, public affairs specialist of the USA 2nd Infantry Division. It's the South Korean president's debut on the United Nations stage. Trump has also threatened "fire and fury" in response to North Korea's threats.

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  • India's role in Afghanistan is zero says Pakistan's Prime Minister
India's role in Afghanistan is zero says Pakistan's Prime Minister

The recently sworn-in Prime Minister is in NY to attend a session of the United Nations General Assembly where India's Minister for External Affairs, Sushma Swaraj had, a few days earlier, hit out Pakistan for supporting terror outfits and condoning North Korea's controversial nuclear program.

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  • WaPo: Manafort Offered Russian Bigwig 'Private Briefings' On Campaign
WaPo: Manafort Offered Russian Bigwig 'Private Briefings' On Campaign

A Manafort spokesman said that the email exchanges reflected an innocent effort to collect past debts, and that no briefings took place. The emails are among tens of thousands of documents that have been turned over to congressional investigators and Special Counsel Robert S.

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  • 'Vicious' Sanctions Will Only Speed Up Nuclear Program: North Korea
'Vicious' Sanctions Will Only Speed Up Nuclear Program: North Korea

On Monday, the UNSC unanimously voted to adopt new sanctions against North Korea over its missile and nuclear activities. His comments come as the Trump administration has struck increasingly bellicose tone toward Pyongyang in the face of a sharply accelerated pace of missile tests from North Korea.

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  • One student shoots another at high school in central IL
One student shoots another at high school in central IL

The injured student is in stable condition at a local hospital, officials said. Police say the suspect, a male student, is in custody. Mattoon police Chief Jeff Branson and Mattoon School Superintendent Larry Lilly said the shooting happened at Mattoon High School about 11:30 a.m.

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  • Jimmy Kimmel Slams New Health Care Bill, Bill Cassidy
Jimmy Kimmel Slams New Health Care Bill, Bill Cassidy

As NPR reports , Cassidy-Graham allows people under 26 to stay on their parents' plan (a popular measure of the ACA) but does not guarantee coverage for people with pre-existing conditions . "He said he wants coverage for all , no discrimination based on preexisting conditions, lower premiums for middle class families, and no lifetime caps".

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  • Predicted line-up to face Bolton Wanderers in EFL Cup clash
Predicted line-up to face Bolton Wanderers in EFL Cup clash

Slaven Bilic has been getting a lot of stick since the start of the season, but he is the right man for West Ham. The second was never far away and it soon arrived when Sakho extended the home side's lead after he was found by Arnautovic, who was thoroughly enjoying himself on his first home appearance since his £24m move from Stoke City.

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  • Kenya court: election board refused to give access to servers
Kenya court: election board refused to give access to servers

The heads of Western diplomatic missions in Kenya, including those of the European Union, the United States and Britain, urged Kenyan leaders to avoid comments that could incite hatred and violence. "If elections are not seen to be free and fair, they can trigger instability". The judges said the 8 August poll was "neither transparent or verifiab...

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  • The US just turned up the heat on Russian warplanes in Syria
The US just turned up the heat on Russian warplanes in Syria

The warplanes struck as the SDF waged "heated and bloody battles" in the industrial zone on the eastern bank, seizing factories from Islamic State militants, he said. The Euphrates slices diagonally across the province, an oil-rich eastern region bordering Iraq. The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), an alliance of Kurdish and Arab militias figh...

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  • Police deploy in Iraqi oil city Kirkuk after deadly clash
Police deploy in Iraqi oil city Kirkuk after deadly clash

On Sept. 12 Iraq's parliament voted to reject the controversial referendum and on Sept. 14 the lawmakers voted to dismiss the ethnically mixed Kirkuk province's Kurdish governor, who supports the referendum . Iraq's neighbours, particularly Iran and Turkey , as well as United Nations, U.S. and U.K. are also against the referendum , calling...

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  • North Korean nuclear threat: United States and South Korea in air drills
North Korean nuclear threat: United States and South Korea in air drills

The test came in the wake of tougher sanctions imposed by the United Nations following the country's sixth nuclear test early this month . A week ago, the 15-member U.N. The missile flew over Hokkaido and successfully hit its target in the Pacific Ocean, KCNA said. Regarding a recent announcement by the Unification Ministry over its plan t...

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  • Paris climate deal: Trump open to staying in, Tillerson says
Paris climate deal: Trump open to staying in, Tillerson says

US President Donald Trump announced his decision to withdraw the agreement earlier this year, and renegotiate the deal that was agreed upon by over 190 countries during the previous Obama administration . is three days before that date. In his first budget request, Trump also proposed a 31 percent reduction in funding the U.S. Environment Pr...

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  • Toys 'R' Us stores remain open amid debt revamp in N. America
Toys 'R' Us stores remain open amid debt revamp in N. America

But in a statement sent to various media outlets, chairman and CEO Dave Brandon was optimistic about the future of the chain. The chain, which has secured more than $3 billion in financing to turn itself around, says the vast majority of its nearly 1,600 stores are still profitable and it will remain open for business as usual to "put huge smil...

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