• United Nations official's visit to North Korea raises questions about sanctions
United Nations official's visit to North Korea raises questions about sanctions

North Korea is pursuing nuclear and missile weapons programs in defiance of United Nations sanctions and worldwide condemnation. Japan is to acquire medium-range, air-launched cruise missiles, capable of striking North Korea, a controversial purchase of what will become the longest-range munitions of a country that has renounced the right to wage...

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  • White House knocks health concerns: Trump's slurred speech from 'dry throat'
White House knocks health concerns: Trump's slurred speech from 'dry throat'

Sanders' remarks came after criticism of Trump's slurred speech during a foreign policy announcement Wednesday. She called them "pretty ridiculous" -and yet worth breaking her "rules" over. "If elected, Mr. Trump, I can state unequivocally, will be the healthiest individual ever elected to the presidency", Trump's physician of 25 years, Dr.

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  • Brush fire breaks out in Los Angeles
Brush fire breaks out in Los Angeles

Nicknamed the Skirball Fire , it was reported at 5 a.m. near Mulholland Drive, a five-minute drive from the Skirball Cultural Center. Stunned motorists found the hillside ablaze and gridlock below as fire raced towards the homes of numerous city's rich and famous.

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  • Now, PM welcomes Sunni Waqf Board statement 'disowning' Sibal
Now, PM welcomes Sunni Waqf Board statement 'disowning' Sibal

Mr Sibal had told the Supreme Court on Tuesday that since the court's decision in the case would have very serious ramifications, the hearing should be deferred till July 2019 by which time the general election will be over. Reacting to Shah's comments against senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal representing the Waqf Board in the dispute, Surjewala ...

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  • Will Supreme Court Let Us Have Our Cake?
Will Supreme Court Let Us Have Our Cake?

Craig, 37, and Mullins, 33, are fighting for the rights of LGBT customers to choose what they will buy. Justice Samuel Alito questioned how Phillips could be accused of discrimination when gay marriage wasn't yet legal in Colorado. "A loss at the Supreme Court could open the door to many forms of discrimination that have always been outlawed in o...

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  • Herm Edwards' first news conference at Arizona State didn't disappoint
Herm Edwards' first news conference at Arizona State didn't disappoint

The news was originally reported on Wednesday by SunDevilSource.com , and was approved by ASU president Michael Crow over the weekend. Edwards previously coached in the National Football League with the New York Jets and Kansas City Chiefs before serving as an analyst at ESPN since 2009.

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  • Russian MPs to vote on banning United States media from the parliament
Russian MPs to vote on banning United States media from the parliament

The Committee's head, Olga Savastyanova, said on Friday she expects the motion to be approved on the State Duma plenary session next week and come into force by the end of the week. The report also said Sputnik was "another government-funded outlet producing pro-Kremlin radio and online content". "It concerns US media because blatant attacks on for...

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  • Sauber confirms Charles Leclerc and Marcus Ericsson as 2018 race line-up
Sauber confirms Charles Leclerc and Marcus Ericsson as 2018 race line-up

The Italian vehicle manufacturer is making a return to the sport after 30-years to sponsor the team. Meanwhile, Sweden 's Marcus Ericcson stays in the lineup despite failing to score a point in 2017. Marchionne added that the partnership would also strengthen his hand in talks with Formula One about the sport's future and warned that the deal ...

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  • Don't know about others but Sanjay Bhansali has definitely offended me: Salman
Don't know about others but Sanjay Bhansali has definitely offended me: Salman

When Bhansali said he was already suffering financial loss and the film was due for release in 60 countries, panel members asked if he was trying to do business on an emotional issue. According to TV reports, clerics from Uttar Pradesh have also slammed Bhansali, alleging that the film is an attempt to malign Alauddin Khilji . I have not distorted...

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  • Trumps light national Christmas tree for first time
Trumps light national Christmas tree for first time

A press statement from the White House says the decorations were designed by First Lady Melania Trump "with a nod to tradition" and paying "respect to 200 years of holiday traditions at the White House". "With Trump as your president, we are going to be celebrating "merry Christmas" again and it's going to be done with a big, handsome tax cut",...

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  • Dem Intel Committee Leaders Stress Need For Independence After Flynn Plea
Dem Intel Committee Leaders Stress Need For Independence After Flynn Plea

We hope that the cooperation of General Flynn that Special Counsel has secured as a part of this plea agreement extends to Flynn's cooperation with our committee, as his testimony could greatly advance our efforts. imposed sanctions on Russia and Flynn denied recalling that the Russian ambassador then stated they will "moderate" their response du...

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  • Germany's SPD's Schulz Says He Hasn't Given Green Light for Coalition
Germany's SPD's Schulz Says He Hasn't Given Green Light for Coalition

Although Merkel's bloc is still the biggest group in the parliament, it needs the support of either the SPD, which is the second largest group in Bundestag, or two smaller parties to form a government. Schulz fronts a party which is split evenly down the middle on what he should do next. "Another senior member of Merkel's Christian Democrat Union...

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  • Roy Moore says liberal, LGBTQ 'conspiracy' to blame for sex abuse allegations
Roy Moore says liberal, LGBTQ 'conspiracy' to blame for sex abuse allegations

Moore also blamed " Democrats pushing a liberal agenda ". As the protester was escorted out, a comedian known for crashing news events stood up and ironically defended Moore. Earlier, Gonnella asked a broadcast pool camera operator to train the shot only on the candidate during the event - and not to show the people attending - because he feared ...

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  • Mexican immigrant acquitted in shooting death of woman in San Francisco
Mexican immigrant acquitted in shooting death of woman in San Francisco

President Donald Trump said during the presidential campaign that Steinle's death was another reason the United States needed to build a wall on its southern border and tighten its immigration policies. The bullet's trajectory, which ricocheted off the pier's surface before hitting Steinle in the lower back, appears to support the claim that Garc...

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  • Eight donkeys 'jailed' in India for eating plants worth Rs 50000
Eight donkeys 'jailed' in India for eating plants worth Rs 50000

The "detention" took place four days ago on the orders of the Jail Superintendent, Orai District Jail Sita Ram. The authorities said the donkeys belonging to Kamlesh, a local, on November 24 had devoured costly saplings and other crops. Sharma also said the animals were well known as mischief-makers in the area, the Times of India reports. "We ...

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  • White Woman Elizabeth Warren: Trump Calling Me Pocahantas is a Racial Slur
White Woman Elizabeth Warren: Trump Calling Me Pocahantas is a Racial Slur

President Donald Trump referred to Massachusetts Sen. Warren referred to the jab as a "racial slur" and the "very worst of gutter politics". Pocahontas was a Powhatan Native American woman, born around 1595, known for her involvement with English colonial settlement at Jamestown, Virginia.

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  • Roy Moore TV Ad Slams Allegations
Roy Moore TV Ad Slams Allegations

The White House said Monday that President Donald Trump will not campaign for Moore before the state's December 12 election. A New York Times piece published on Saturday delves into President Trump's un-shocking decision to endorse Alabama senate candidate and alleged sexual predator Roy Moore over the fierce objections of Senate Majori...

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  • Massage Envy facing allegations of sexual assault by clients
Massage Envy facing allegations of sexual assault by clients

Several other women also came forward to speak about similar encounters they allegedly had during spa and massage sessions at Massage Envy outlets. According to a report from BuzzFeed News , the women say therapists at the popular chain groped them and committed other sexual acts.

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  • 'Red warning' to airlines over Bali volcano
'Red warning' to airlines over Bali volcano

Air Asia was the latest airline to cancel flights, following earlier moves by Jetstar and Qantas . However, Mount Agung's current eruption is still not considered risky. Away from the airport, closer to the volcano, there are no new evacuations and so far no plans to extend an evacuation zone that reaches up to 7.5 kilometres from the crater.

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