• Thai cave rescue operation suspended after four more boys freed
Thai cave rescue operation suspended after four more boys freed

An ambulance leaves the cave in northern Thailand hours after the operation began to rescue the trapped soccer players and their coach. Monday's operation took nine hours, two fewer than Sunday, with rescuers helped by the experience they have accumulated, Narongsak told a news conference punctuated with rounds of applause.

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  • US soldier killed in Afghan 'insider attack' identified
US soldier killed in Afghan 'insider attack' identified

That information could not be immediately verified by Afghan or North Atlantic Treaty Organisation officials. The NATO-led coalition in Afghanistan , Resolute Support, said Saturday that the incident was under investigation and that the two wounded USA service members are being treated and are in stable condition.

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  • Tottenham Hotspur favourites to sign Harry Maguire from Leicester City
Tottenham Hotspur favourites to sign Harry Maguire from Leicester City

Croatia will appear in the World Cup semi-finals for the first time in 20 years when they take on England at the Luzhniki Stadium on Wednesday. "The tournament has been unbelievable even for Russian Federation as well, they played great they were unfortunate to go out but I think they did their country proud", he told Sky Sports News .

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  • NATO Braces for Trump Visit, But Fears May Be Overplayed
NATO Braces for Trump Visit, But Fears May Be Overplayed

He was at it again Monday, complaining on Twitter that " the United States is spending far more on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation than any other Country". "It's not us", Putin has told Trump, the official summarized. "I think what the president is trying to do is sit down with him and say 'you need to come in a different direction".

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  • Sides gird for battle as Trump readies to make Supreme Court pick
Sides gird for battle as Trump readies to make Supreme Court pick

Neera Tanden, president of the progressive Center for American Progress, says President TrumpDonald John TrumpMichelle Wolf in July Fourth salute: "God bless abortions and God bless America" Graham: Trump's Supreme Court picks "all winners" Man arrested after allegedly threatening to kill Trump supporters, GOP lawmaker MORE is trying to orchest...

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  • North Korea talks either 'very productive' or 'deeply regrettable'
North Korea talks either 'very productive' or 'deeply regrettable'

Pompeo said he spent "a good deal of time" discussing a denuclearisation timeline and the declaration of the North's nuclear and missile facilities. Speaking in Tokyo after two days of intense discussions in Pyongyang, Pompeo insisted the talks were making progress and were being conducted in "good faith." Trump said after the Singapore summ...

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  • British woman dies after Novichok poisoning
British woman dies after Novichok poisoning

The man remains critically ill in hospital. Tests have revealed that the Amesbury couple were exposed to the nerve agent after touching a contaminated item with their hands. The Skripals were released from hospital but the investigation into the attack on them continues. " Police and security officials are working urgently to establish the ...

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  • Four boys rescued from Thailand cave; rescue efforts will continue tonight
Four boys rescued from Thailand cave; rescue efforts will continue tonight

USA special operations teams and divers have been part of the Thai-led global rescue effort that led to four boys being pulled to safety from a cave Sunday after being trapped for 16 days. Jake Zweig said on "Fox & Friends" that he was confident in the SEALs working to rescue the 12 boys and their coach , but that there is a possibility of a re...

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  • Donald Trump urged to avoid controversial Supreme Court pick
Donald Trump urged to avoid controversial Supreme Court pick

Democratic Sen. Richard Blumenthal of CT, who is on the Senate Judiciary Committee that holds hearings on Supreme Court nominees, told ABC News Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos on "This Week" that Trump has "outsourced" his decision to the Federalist Society and the Heritage Foundation.

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  • Trump to meet Queen during first official visit to UK
Trump to meet Queen during first official visit to UK

Melania Trump will accompany her husband for some events , for example at Blenheim Palace and to meet the Queen, but she will also have a separate itinerary, hosted by May's husband. Thousands are expected to protest in London on Thursday and Friday against the president's working visit. Asked whether Chequers had been chosen to avoid a major...

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  • Family comes before president, says Trump lawyer
Family comes before president, says Trump lawyer

A source close to Trump and Cohen told CNN that they believe Cohen is making the case to justify why he will turn against the President. White House press secretary Sarah Sanders would not comment Monday afternoon on Cohen's remarks. "If Michael Cohen testified before the grand jury, POTUS would not know the content of that testimony". Pe...

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  • 'As you sow, so shall you reap', Imran on Avenfield verdict
'As you sow, so shall you reap', Imran on Avenfield verdict

Bashir also fined Sharif a sum of 8 million British pounds, about $10.6 million while his daughter was fined 2 million British pounds, about $2.6 million. The Avenfield case and Sharif's disqualification makes clear an attempt at election engineering by the powerful military to enhance the fortunes of the PTI and all the other extremist politic...

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  • Syria rebels mull tough Russian terms for southern handover
Syria rebels mull tough Russian terms for southern handover

Jordan and Israel have said their borders would remain closed, even as tens of thousands of Syrians flee the government offensive. The Syrian Negotiations Commission (SNC) said Russian Federation refused that Syrian regime forces and Iran-backed militias withdraw from captured areas in order to let displaced people pass through.

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  • Ex-athletes say Ohio State doc groped, ogled men for years
Ex-athletes say Ohio State doc groped, ogled men for years

Jordan, a founder of the conservative Freedom Caucus, is one of the most powerful Republicans in Congress and a potential contender for speaker. These three men told NBC News that everyone knew Strauss showered regularly with the students and would touch them inappropriately during appointments.

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  • What the Supreme Court battle suggests about culture wars
What the Supreme Court battle suggests about culture wars

There's one name on the list who is garnering particular attention, however - someone who is reportedly one of four finalists who have already met with Mr Trump in the White House. Justin Clark, director of the Office of Public Liaison, will oversee White House coordination with outside groups. The Senate confirmed Gorsuch after a fierce battle.

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  • Trump to urge colleges to ignore race in admissions
Trump to urge colleges to ignore race in admissions

The Trump administration will argue that the recommendations outlined during Obama's term go beyond legal limits and that guidelines provided to schools for boosting minority students are legally misleading, the Journal reported. Separately, the Justice Department is conducting a civil rights investigation of Harvard admissions. Clegg, however,...

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  • Supreme Court nomination has become a campaign issue
Supreme Court nomination has become a campaign issue

However, the senator later said she would be looking to precedent in her vote on Supreme Court nominees, suggesting Roe v. Wade would have an impact on her decision. Collins, who appeared on ABC's "This Week" and CNN's " State of the Union ", said she would only back a judge who would show respect for settled law such as the Roe decision, w...

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  • Woman declared dead at road accident site turned out to be alive
Woman declared dead at road accident site turned out to be alive

The woman, whose name has not been released, had been declared deceased and taken to the morgue after a pileup outside Carletonville, near Johannesburg , on June 24 after her auto rolled, throwing her and two other occupants from the vehicle and killing two, AFP reported .

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  • Trump Slams Obama For Allegedly Granting Iranians Citizenship
Trump Slams Obama For Allegedly Granting Iranians Citizenship

He cited no evidence for the allegation. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani addresses the Innovation and Industry Forum during an official visit in Bern, Switzerland, July 3, 2018 . Among their complaints were the relief on tough sanctions, and a $1.7 billion payment that coincided with the 2016 release of American prisoners. "With severe ec...

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  • Kirsten Gillibrand becomes first senator to call for abolishing ICE
Kirsten Gillibrand becomes first senator to call for abolishing ICE

Trump told Fox News' Channel's Maria Bartiromo . "We are always going to need immigration enforcement", Klobuchar said on ABC's "This Week". Customs and Border Protection is in charge of apprehending undocumented immigrants within 100 miles of the border. President Donald Trump recently reversed course and signed an executive order aim...

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  • German interior minister threatens to quit over asylum policy
German interior minister threatens to quit over asylum policy

Nine months after elections that saw her lose votes to the far right, a weakened Merkel was forced to turn to European Union neighbours to help resolve a conflict with her allies which could bring down her three-month-old coalition. The CDU's 200 lawmakers and CSU's 46 lawmakers have a joint parliamentary group. Should the government break down...

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  • 11 members of a family found dead in Burari
11 members of a family found dead in Burari

Quoting sources, news agency ANI reported that 10 bodies were found blindfolded and hanging from a railing in the house while one was found lying on the floor. The incident came to light when a neighbour went to the house to call the family head with whom he go for morning walk. The entire area has been cordoned off.

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  • 9 arrests as federal police clear entrance to Portland ICE building
9 arrests as federal police clear entrance to Portland ICE building

In a couple of weekend tweets , Trump praised ICE as "one of the smartest, toughest and most spirited law enforcement groups" and said there's "Zero chance" that the border security agency will be abolished. They all think ICE should be disbanded and its work handled by a different, more capable agency. " Portland Police Bureau officers r...

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  • Trump in Fargo dubs Heidi Heitkamp a ‘liberal Democrat,’ urges her defeat
Trump in Fargo dubs Heidi Heitkamp a ‘liberal Democrat,’ urges her defeat

Trump once again railed against the "elite" at a campaign rally in Fargo, North Dakota, echoing comments he made last week at a rally in Minnesota. But the president has seemed to have a warmer relationship with Heitkamp than other Democrats - he famously called her a "good woman" during his most recent North Dakota visit previous year.

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  • Women Protest Immigration Policy with Message Directed at Melania Trump:
Women Protest Immigration Policy with Message Directed at Melania Trump: "We Care"

After Donald Trump announced his zero-tolerance policy on illegal border crossing in April, around 2,300 children were separated from their families. "Not in our name", she tweeted . "When we were advocating to keep families together and end family separations , we were not advocating for family incarceration", said Linda Sarsour, one of the l...

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  • Italy presents overhaul plan at mini-summit — European Union migrant crisis
Italy presents overhaul plan at mini-summit — European Union migrant crisis

Since Mediterranean arrivals spiked in 2015, when more than a million refugees and migrants reached the bloc, European Union leaders have been at odds over how to handle them, the feud weakening their unity and undermining Europe's free travel area.

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  • Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy Announces Retirement
Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy Announces Retirement

U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Anthony Kennedy arrives for the funeral of fellow justice Antonin Scalia at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, February 20, 2016. Though the Tuesday ruling on the travel ban mostly impacts immigrants and refugees, CAIR Minnesota Executive Director Jaylani Hussein ...

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  • US’s Israeli-Palestinian peace plan due soon, says Kushner
US’s Israeli-Palestinian peace plan due soon, says Kushner

Kushner also made remarks critical of Abbas. They met with leaders of Israel, Jordan, Qatar, Egypt and Saudi Arabia to discuss the worsening situation in Gaza and proposals for a peace deal. The Palestinian Authority said Saturday that U.S. plans to resolve the Palestinian-Israeli conflict are "doomed to fail". The protest came on the same day that...

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  • Pompeo says won't put timeline on North Korea denuclearization steps
Pompeo says won't put timeline on North Korea denuclearization steps

Mattis, at the start of a week-long trip that includes stops in China, South Korea and Japan, said Trump's guidance on suspending military drills applied not just to the major Freedom Guardian exercise in August but also to two smaller Korean Marine Exchange Program training exercises.

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  • President Trump Demands No 'Judges or Court' for Illegal Border Crossers
President Trump Demands No 'Judges or Court' for Illegal Border Crossers

He said , "When somebody comes in, we must immediately, with no Judges or Court Cases, bring them back from where they came". Our system is a mockery to good immigration policy and Law and Order. "What President Trump has suggested here is both illegal and unconstitutional", said Omar Jadwat, director of the ACLU's Immigrants' Rights Project.

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  • In Saudi Arabia, women can finally drive
In Saudi Arabia, women can finally drive

She also was the first woman to import a Ferrari into Saudi Arabia and has taken her 458 Spider to tracks around the country for workshops and track days. Under the system, women need the permission of their closest male relative - husband, father, brother or even son - for most facets of life, including traveling, enrolling in school and in cert...

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  • President Erdogan, ruling party build early lead in Turkey elections
President Erdogan, ruling party build early lead in Turkey elections

After leaving the polling station, he told reporters that Turkey would rise "above the level of contemporary civilizations" with the introduction of the presidential system. In the opposition camp, the CHP had 22 percent and the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party ( HDP ) 10.3 percent, crucially above the 10 percent threshold needed to enter pa...

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  • China expected to relax sanctions on N. Korea
China expected to relax sanctions on N. Korea

Remains that North Korea has handed over in the past have not always been identifiable as US troops, despite the dog tags North Korea handed over with them, according to a 1994 RAND Corporation research report. Pompeo said United States allies and North Korea's neighbour and ally China were supportive of the United States policy of maintaining ...

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  • Shock moment parents snatch baby from priest after he SLAPS crying child
Shock moment parents snatch baby from priest after he SLAPS crying child

The French-speaking priest is heard saying it's a "tantrum" and that he will pour water on his head so he will become a "little Christian". Internet users are confused, anxious and appalled at the priest's actions, with one person writing, "That was uncalled for".

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  • Trump talks family separation at border with GOP
Trump talks family separation at border with GOP

After huddling for 45 minutes with fellow Republicans to discuss immigration , Trump exited a meeting room only to be shouted at by a handful of House Democrats angry over the thousands of children who have been separated from their parents as they cross into the country.

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  • Trump announces plans for Pentagon to create 'Space Force'
Trump announces plans for Pentagon to create 'Space Force'

Russian Federation takes a "diametrically opposite position" that space must be used for "peaceful aims", she said . Trump on Monday had said at a speech in the White House that "America will always be the first in space" and he won't like being led by Russian Federation and China along with countries.

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  • Trump orders halt to separating migrant children from their families
Trump orders halt to separating migrant children from their families

By BBC Online US President Donald Trump has bowed to public pressure and signed an executive order promising to "keep families together" in migrant detentions. "I think anybody with a heart would feel very strongly about it", Trump said. Many come from states with large immigrant populations now at risk of deportation after Trump ended the De...

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  • Time Magazine Lays Child Migrant Crisis At President Trump’s Feet
Time Magazine Lays Child Migrant Crisis At President Trump’s Feet

He heard that USA officials were separating families at the border, before Trump reversed the policy on Wednesday. Trump had initially responded to criticisms by claiming that it was not in his power to reverse the family separation policy, which his own administration had implemented.

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  • EU Withdrawal Bill debate: Day 1
EU Withdrawal Bill debate: Day 1

He said he would vote against the prime minister. Ahead of the first votes, Britain's Brexit minister David Davis warned politicians in parliament that rebelling against the government would tie his hands when negotiating in Brussels. Corbyn has said the party won't be voting with the government on this amendment because the Conservatives "offe...

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  • India takes direct control in Kashmir after alliance ends
India takes direct control in Kashmir after alliance ends

A BJP leader said, "The party president is arriving Jammu to pay homage to the founder member of Bharatiya Jana Sangh Shyama Prasad Mookherjee on his martyrdom day". The PDP is seen as a party sympathetic to separatist groups, and has long demanded the removal of a draconian law that gives Indian forces sweeping powers to search, enter property and...

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