• Candlelight vigil to be held Friday night for Shanann Watts, daughters
Candlelight vigil to be held Friday night for Shanann Watts, daughters

CBS Denver reported that Shanann's family said in a statement, "It is with deep hurt, confusion and anger to confirm our attractive cousin Shanann Watts , her unborn child, and her two angelic daughters, Bella (4), Celeste (3) were viciously murdered by husband Chris Watts; who confessed to the killings".

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  • Imran Khan set for victory as Pakistan MPs vote on new PM
Imran Khan set for victory as Pakistan MPs vote on new PM

Chairman Imran Khan was elected as the 22nd Prime Minister of Pakistan on Friday after the PTI leader secured 176 votes in the National Assembly while his opponent, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif received 96 votes.

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  • Former Indian prime minister Vajpayee passes away at 93
Former Indian prime minister Vajpayee passes away at 93

He retired from politics in 2005 and suffered a stroke in 2009. On Thursday morning, Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu and Home Minister Rajnath Singh, BJP president Amit Shah and veteran leader and Vajpayee's friend LK Advani paid a visit to the AIIMS to enquire about the former PM's health.

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  • Pentagon puts off military parade until 2019
Pentagon puts off military parade until 2019

The Republican president had requested a parade to honour USA military veterans and commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of World War One after marvelling at the Bastille Day military parade he attended in Paris past year. "Maybe we will do something next year in D.C. when the cost comes WAY DOWN", the U.S. president said, adding: "Now we c...

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  • Korea Bans Port Entry of 4 Ships that Transported N. Korean Coal
Korea Bans Port Entry of 4 Ships that Transported N. Korean Coal

Kim Eui-keum, a spokesman for Moon, said that holding the summit before September 10 would be hard due to logistics. Ri Son Gwon, chairman of the Committee for the Peaceful Reunification of the Fatherland who led the delegation from the DPRK, told reporters after the talks that detailed schedule for the summit was already agreed upon.

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  • Italy demands Britain takes in 141 migrants on Gibraltan rescue boat
Italy demands Britain takes in 141 migrants on Gibraltan rescue boat

The Aquarius , rented by the SOS Mediterranee NGO and managed in partnership with Doctors Without Borders (MSF), was at the centre of global spat in June when Italy and Malta both refused to lot it dock. Italy continues to refuse port to humanitarian rescue ships, and the country's transport minister, Danilo Toninelli, said on Twitter that Britain...

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  • Flights from UAE to flood-hit Kerala are cancelled
Flights from UAE to flood-hit Kerala are cancelled

While a red alert was sounded in 11 of the 14 Kerala districts, including Idukki, Kozhikode, Wayanad, Malappuram, Pathanamthitta, Kannur and Ernakulam, by Wednesday afternoon, it was extended across the state by the evening hours. A number of scheduled departures from Dubai International Airport and Abu Dhabi International Airport have been cance...

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  • Wildfire Smoke Causing Poor Air Quality Across Northwest
Wildfire Smoke Causing Poor Air Quality Across Northwest

The smoke choking the Tri-Cities could get worse. The free OregonAir app uses smiling or frowning face emojis to quickly show air quality across the state. Make sure to change the air conditioner's filter regularly. The elderly, pregnant women and young children are at a greater risk, as well as those who already have lung or heart problems.

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  • Twitter Suspends Alex Jones And InfoWars For 7 Days
Twitter Suspends Alex Jones And InfoWars For 7 Days

At the time, a Twitter spokesperson said the company concluded that of the more than a dozen tweets included in CNN's Thursday report , seven were found to have violated Twitter's rules. Dorsey agreed with NBC News anchor Lester Holt when Holt said Jones' remarks were spine-chilling. Twitter users responded to the suspension with a collect...

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  • Transgender Democratic candidate makes history in state’s gubernatorial primary
Transgender Democratic candidate makes history in state’s gubernatorial primary

That doesn't necessarily even occur to me, or probably occur to Vermonters", she said . "Obviously, the long history of measuring ourselves by increasing gross domestic product is a flawed measure". Chan School of Public Health. Hallquist faced off against four other Democratic candidates to secure the nomination. Heavily mustached union ironw...

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  • Iran said to cancel visit by Iraq's prime minister
Iran said to cancel visit by Iraq's prime minister

Asked if British companies could expect Britain to stand its ground over deal, a British minister, Alistair Burt, told reporters last week, "They can expect us to do that, yes". "We don't support the sanctions because they are a strategic error, but we will comply with them", Abadi said. The Iraqi prime minister will then head to Iranian capital ...

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  • Federal Bureau of Investigation agent Strzok fired over anti-Trump texts
Federal Bureau of Investigation agent Strzok fired over anti-Trump texts

On Monday, Strzok's team launched a GoFundMe page with a lengthy statement to raise money for his "legal costs and lost income", and said on the site that his firing was "apparently driven by political pressure". It is a total Hoax. "No Collusion, No Obstruction - I just fight back!" he wrote . The president also tweeted that the Clinton inves...

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  • Donald Trump calls former aide Omarosa a 'lowlife'
Donald Trump calls former aide Omarosa a 'lowlife'

NBC's "Meet the Press" on Sunday aired Omarosa Manigault Newman's recording of her firing by White House Chief of Staff John Kelly in December, and she said that she considers what Kelly said a "threat". She added she has "no regret about it". But there are very few particulars that can be verified in her book; many are clearly wrong, suc...

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  • Argentina's Senate Rejects Legalizing Abortion, Dashing Hopes Of Rights Advocates
Argentina's Senate Rejects Legalizing Abortion, Dashing Hopes Of Rights Advocates

The question reached the Argentine Senate for the first time in history after the Chamber of Deputies, the lower legislative house, approved the measure in June. She said it was a "sad day. not only because of the way the vote went but the way the campaign for and against went". The demonstrations were largely peaceful, but after the vote, sm...

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  • White supremacist rally set for Sunday in D.C.
White supremacist rally set for Sunday in D.C.

At a multi-agency press conference Wednesday, Charlottesville Director of Communications Brian Wheeler said well over a thousand public safety and law enforcement personnel will be active in the Charlottesville-Albemarle region this weekend - including over 700 Virginia State troopers, 300 National Guard troops who will be on stand-by and the com...

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  • Putin handed a letter from trump
Putin handed a letter from trump

Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova accused the United States of trying to " demonize " Russia and said Moscow would be preparing a response to "this unfriendly act", but did not elaborate. "The strong worldwide response to the use of a chemical weapon on the streets of Salisbury sends an unequivocal message to Russian Federa...

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  • Heavy rains, landslides kill 25 in India
Heavy rains, landslides kill 25 in India

Col Ajai Sharma, the Commandant of DSC Centre, who is overseeing relief and rescue operations, said five columns of Army has been deployed in the northern districts since last night. He tweeted , "Unprecedented rainfall has created havoc in Kerala, destroying property & forcing thousands to abandon their homes". The deaths included 11 in Idukki...

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  • Israel and Hamas Clash Again, Threatening Peace Talks
Israel and Hamas Clash Again, Threatening Peace Talks

An IDF spokesperson tweeted that roughly 70 missiles were fired, mostly into open areas, of which 11 were intercepted by Israel's Iron Dome missile defense system. Their deaths come as violence continues to flare up between Israel and Gaza's rulers from the Islamic militant Hamas. At least two Israelis were hurt by the rockets, rescue servi...

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  • Russia: Saudi Arabia has right to reject Canada's interference
Russia: Saudi Arabia has right to reject Canada's interference

According to the FT's Simeon Kerr, Saudi Arabia ordered the divestments "no matter the cost" after Canada criticized its arrest of Samar Badawi, a women's rights activist. Saudi media took a decidedly dark turn on Monday when it appeared to threaten Canada with a 9/11-style attack by tweeting a harshly worded infographic with an image of an airli...

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  • READ: Chris Collins Insider Trading Indictment Court Documents
READ: Chris Collins Insider Trading Indictment Court Documents

Also charged with insider trading in the indictment is Collins' son, Cameron, and Stephen Zarsky, the father of Cameron Collins' fiancée, according to the U.S. Collins' Democratic challenger, Nate McMurray, called the charges "shocking and sad, but not surprising". The district includes Genesee, Livingston, Orleans, and Wyoming counties and pa...

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  • Six bombshells from Rick Gates' testimony in the Paul Manafort trial
Six bombshells from Rick Gates' testimony in the Paul Manafort trial

Rick Gates has been the government's star witness in Manafort's financial fraud trial, testifying how, at the behest of his longtime boss, he helped hide millions of dollars in foreign income and submitted fake mortgage and tax documents.

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  • Sacked DSS DG Daura arrested, detained
Sacked DSS DG Daura arrested, detained

He left the State House about 45 minutes after he came in. He declined to speak to newsmen. Daura has since been directed to hand over to the most senior officer of the State Security Service until further notice. "Obviously, like I said, I have not got a detailed brief on that". FORMER Delta State Governorship aspirant under the platform of th...

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  • California: Mendocino Complex biggest wildfire in state history
California: Mendocino Complex biggest wildfire in state history

He also encouraged the clearing of trees to stop the fires from spreading. Wind swept flames from the Ranch fire threaten the town of Nice near Upper Lake, California , on August 3, 2018. Three specialist firefighters from South Australia's Country Fire Service are being deployed to Canada where authorities are battling more than 450 fires in ...

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  • FIRE MAP: Mendocino Complex Fire as of Thursday morning
FIRE MAP: Mendocino Complex Fire as of Thursday morning

Pacific Gas and Electric spokeswoman Melissa Subbotin says the worker sustained fatal injuries in a vehicle-related accident Saturday on the western edge of the Carr fire in Shasta County. At its peak, the Carr Fire forced more than 35,000 Shasta and Trinity county residents to seek temporary shelter and led to the evacuations of thousands more...

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  • Everything you need to know about the Saudi Arabia-Canada fallout
Everything you need to know about the Saudi Arabia-Canada fallout

On one hand, it would be a bad scenario to cancel the arms deals, but on the other, many human rights groups have criticized Canada's decision to sell armoured vehicles to a regime with a "horrible human rights record ", Juneau said . "I will say Canada is very comfortable with our position". "We are always going to speak up for human rights, w...

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