• Eight Boys Rescued from Flooded Thai Cave
Eight Boys Rescued from Flooded Thai Cave

They entered the complex with their 25-year-old coach following a practice - and before a sudden heavy rainstorm hit. When facing a particularly narrow path, the divers are releasing the tank from their backs and slowly rolling it through as they guide the boys through.

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  • Several people are killed and many injured in Istanbul train crash
Several people are killed and many injured in Istanbul train crash

Turkish media reported that the train left Edirne , on the border with Greece , bound for Istanbul with 360 passengers. Military and ambulance helicopters arrived at the accident scene. Emergency services have been dispatched to the scene. Turkish authorities under Erdogan have over the last years sought to modernize Turkey's once ramshackl...

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  • Kavanaugh for the Court
Kavanaugh for the Court

But he has a comparatively thin record of judicial opinions and some conservatives have voiced concerns that he could turn out to be similar to Justice David Souter, who was appointed to the court by President George H.W. Kavanaugh has been viewed somewhat skeptically by some conservatives, who have scrutinized his ties to the Bushes and his lo...

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  • Trump's longtime personal driver sues for overtime wages
Trump's longtime personal driver sues for overtime wages

A NY man who said he was Donald Trump's personal driver for more than 20 years sued the USA president's company on Monday, claiming he was stiffed out of thousands of hours of overtime pay. Noel Cintron sued the tycoon-turned-president's business, the Trump Organization, in a NY state court. Just a year ago, a supply company claimed they were ne...

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  • Iran to maintain military presence in Syria, to counter Israel
Iran to maintain military presence in Syria, to counter Israel

There was no comment from Israel but nor were there any reports of Israeli planes having been brought down. In response, Israel launched an extensive campaign of strikes on Iranian targets in Syria including "intelligence sites, logistic facilities, military compounds, storage facilities as well as observations posts".

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  • Crowd of Critics Confronts Mitch McConnell in Kentucky Restaurant Parking Lot
Crowd of Critics Confronts Mitch McConnell in Kentucky Restaurant Parking Lot

As he walked to his auto, protesters asked McConnell "What are you doing to get the babies back?" and shouted " Abolish ICE ", with The Journal reported one protester shouted out: " We know where you live ". In the meantime, most separated families have not been reunited. His wife, Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, hit back at the people ...

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  • MILLHISER: Kavanaugh nomination a win for Republicans - and a blow to democracy
MILLHISER: Kavanaugh nomination a win for Republicans - and a blow to democracy

Barrett is among four federal judges on Trump's list of finalists that includes Brett Kavanaugh, Raymond Kethledge and Thomas Hardiman. If confirmed, Kavanaugh would be the second justice installed by Trump, who nominated Neil Gorsuch to the court shortly after being inaugurated a year ago.

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  • President Trump nominates Brett Kavanaugh for Supreme Court
President Trump nominates Brett Kavanaugh for Supreme Court

The nominee has amassed a solidly conservative judicial record since 2006 on the influential U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, the same court where three current justices including Chief Justice John Roberts previously served.

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  • China may be exerting 'negative pressure' on North Korea
China may be exerting 'negative pressure' on North Korea

They buy $100 billion from us. 'The road ahead will be hard and challenging and we know critics will try to minimize what we have achieved, ' he said . The North Korean statement indicated such gestures hadn't gone far enough, saying the United States moves were "highly reversible" and left its military force intact "without scraping even a rifl...

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  • What Trump's pick of Kavanaugh for Supreme Court means for tech
What Trump's pick of Kavanaugh for Supreme Court means for tech

Trump is scheduled to announce his decision at 9 p.m. Monday, and it is unclear how much of the last-minute maneuvering is geared to keeping the president's choice a secret. On Saturday, he tweeted that a "Big decision" was coming soon. If the decision is made permanent, it would lead to higher premiums. Two other candidates for the seat of the...

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  • At Least One Person Killed When Helicopter Crashed Into Residential Neighborhood
At Least One Person Killed When Helicopter Crashed Into Residential Neighborhood

This is the terrifying aftermath of a helicopter crash in a residential area in the United States. A 91-year-old woman who died after a helicopter crashed into her condominium in Bristol Commons Sunday was an avid reader and world traveler, according to her relatives.

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  • Trump administration threatened tiny nation over breastfeeding
Trump administration threatened tiny nation over breastfeeding

The US$70 billion industry, which is dominated by a handful of US and European companies, has seen sales flatten in wealthy countries in recent years, as more women embrace breastfeeding. The Department of Health and Human Services, the lead agency in the effort to modify the resolution, explained the decision to contest the resolution's wording ...

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  • Harry Maguire: The remarkable rise of England's unlikely new hero
Harry Maguire: The remarkable rise of England's unlikely new hero

Kane told journalist: "It's wonderful to meet any heroes from '66 and it gives you so much inspiration , obviously it's been a long time since England have done well in a major tournament". "We wanted to play good football, we wanted to work hard, play with a passion and I thought we've done that". "I get the feeling from the boys and myself t...

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

Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) said on " Fox News Sunday ". "If you're a conservative Republican, the four people named-particularly Thomas Hardiman , I'm glad he's on the list-are all winners, and every Republican should embrace these picks". Kavanaugh's close ties to the Bush family, stemming from his five years in the White House under President ...

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  • UK Brexit ministers Davis and Baker quit in major blow to May
UK Brexit ministers Davis and Baker quit in major blow to May

May's office confirmed that Davis had resigned but had no comment yet on the reasons. Mr Dodds, who was a director of Vote Leave, the official pro-Brexit campaign, said it was now clear that all of the United Kingdom would leave the United Kingdom together, adding: "Republicans may be disappointed as they tried their best to seize this as an oppo...

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  • Dead, 70 Injured in Turkish Train Derailment
Dead, 70 Injured in Turkish Train Derailment

According to state-run TRT Haber television, the train, with over 360 people on board, was travelling from Kapikule on the Bulgarian border to Istanbul when six of its carriages derailed in the Tekirdag region. The transport ministry said the accident occurred after the railway track slipped from its original position because of torrential rainfa...

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  • China Paper Denounces US Navy Ships' Taiwan Strait Passage
China Paper Denounces US Navy Ships' Taiwan Strait Passage

Despite the lack of diplomatic relations, the USA remains Taiwan's chief worldwide ally and American law requires the government to respond to threats to the island. US overtures towards Taiwan, from unveiling a new de facto embassy to passing the Taiwan Travel Act, which encourages USA officials to visit, have further escalated tension between Bei...

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  • Pyongyang lashes out at 'rapacious' US
Pyongyang lashes out at 'rapacious' US

Speaking privately, USA officials suggested the North Korean statement was a negotiating tactic. The North's statement came just hours after Pompeo wrapped up two-days of talks with senior officials which he described as "productive" and "conducted in good faith".

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  • Boris Johnson quits as Britain's foreign minister
Boris Johnson quits as Britain's foreign minister

Davis quit late Sunday saying he could not support May's plans for close trade and regulatory ties with the bloc after the United Kingdom leaves the European Union next year. International Development Secretary, and one of the most committed Brexiteers in the Tory party, Penny Mordaunt, welcomed the news, but Shadow Brexit Secretary Keir Starme...

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  • Giuliani says he's not anxious about Manafort or Cohen flipping
Giuliani says he's not anxious about Manafort or Cohen flipping

Bash noted the investigation began even before Mueller's appointment, based on tips the FBI and Department of Justice received about Trump campaign associates; Stephanopoulos pointed to former FBI Director James Comey's testimony , which suggested the president attempted to obstruct an investigation into former national security adviser Michael Fl...

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