• Russian Federation is continuing efforts to interfere in USA politics: intel chief
Russian Federation is continuing efforts to interfere in USA politics: intel chief

He warned: "We continue to see a pervasive messaging campaign by Russian Federation to try to weaken and divide the United States". " Russia attempted to interfere in the last election and continues to engage in malign influence operations to this day", Wray said, but echoed Coats by saying that " we are not yet seeing the same kind of effor...

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  • Florida firefighters report for duty on front lines of California fires
Florida firefighters report for duty on front lines of California fires

Farther south, the Mendocino Complex Fire is threatening more structures. "We're concerned with individuals that have no family", Bosenko said. Jerry Brown warned today that "nature is powerful, and we're not on the side of nature", and that devastating blazes are "the new normal".

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  • A Year Of California Wildfires
A Year Of California Wildfires

Satellite footage released by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration shows how wildfires grew across California over the week of July 24 - 30. Firefighters rest between fire engines during a break from fighting the Ranch Fire and the River Fire ( Mendocino Complex ) in Upper Lake, California, U.S.

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  • Trump thanks Kim for handing over remains of war dead
Trump thanks Kim for handing over remains of war dead

Vice President Mike Pence hailed the remains' arrival in Hawaii as evidence of the success of President Donald Trump's landmark summit in June with North Koran leader Kim Jong Un . "Today, our boys are coming home". The ambassador added a good starting point would be a North Korea list of nuclear facilities. The remains are being sent to Def...

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  • Zimbabwe elections on 'unlevel playing field,' say European Union observers
Zimbabwe elections on 'unlevel playing field,' say European Union observers

President Emmerson Mnangagwa - the Zanu-PF candidate for a new term - had tweeted a call for peace, patience and maturity, and for "everyone to desist from provocative declarations and statements". "You said you were better than Mugabe you are the picture of Mugabe", shouted one young male protester wearing a white T-shirt. On Wednesday, the obs...

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  • Three die in plane crash in Greenville
Three die in plane crash in Greenville

Greenville's Chief of Police says that at 10:45 Monday morning they got a call from the FAA that there was a plane in distress headed for the Greenville Airport. The crash shut down operations at the the Greenville Municipal Airport on Monday. An official with the Transportation Safety Board of Canada said that if they are requested, they would a...

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  • Vehicle bomb explodes near Army checkpoint, 10 killed, 5 wounded
Vehicle bomb explodes near Army checkpoint, 10 killed, 5 wounded

Edgard Arevalo has said security forces were investigating and there was no basis yet to conclude that the incident was a suicide bombing or had been carried out by a foreigner. "So under IHL, you must limit your attacks pursuant to military objectives; you must limit it to military targets, and you must avoid protected individuals, including civil...

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  • Federal judge blocks release of plans for 3D-printed guns
Federal judge blocks release of plans for 3D-printed guns

Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson is leading the case against the Trump administration. The US district judge Robert Lasnik issued the order Tuesday afternoon, saying: "There is a possibility of irreparable harm because of the way these guns can be made".

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  • NRC: FIR filed against Mamata Banerjee
NRC: FIR filed against Mamata Banerjee

NDTV is one of the leaders in the production and broadcasting of un-biased and comprehensive news and entertainment programmes in India and overseas. Let me just continue as a commoner. "There is panic within people. Even after that, whether a person is an illegal migrant or not is something that can be decided only by judicial scrutiny and that is...

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  • South African white lobby group calls ANC land plan
South African white lobby group calls ANC land plan "catastrophic"

Tefo questions the objective of the current process of public hearings that is now underway in different provinces if a decision to amend the Constitution is already taken? The goal of the amendment is to promote redress, advance economic development, increase agricultural production and food security, the ANC in an emailed statement after after ...

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  • Trump said a lot in Tampa but nothing about a 'witch hunt'
Trump said a lot in Tampa but nothing about a 'witch hunt'

The latest development came Wednesday morning when Trump tweeted that Attorney Jeff Sessions - who is recused from overseeing the Russian Federation investigation - should end the special counsel Robert Mueller's work. In any case, Mr Sessions recused himself from the investigation in March 2017 and does not have the power to stop it. "...

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  • Zimbabwe ruling party wins majority seats in Parliament
Zimbabwe ruling party wins majority seats in Parliament

The 94-year-old former leader had been in power since independence from white minority rule in 1980 until he was forced to resign in November after the military and ruling party turned on him. It could take up to five days for the final election results to be released, which means they could be released on Saturday, August 4. The former President...

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  • ACOSTA DENIED: CNN's Jim Acosta BOOTED from Trump Briefing After SCREAMING Questions
ACOSTA DENIED: CNN's Jim Acosta BOOTED from Trump Briefing After SCREAMING Questions

They were trying to do standups at a public rally, and you had people trying to yell over them, preventing them from doing their jobs, and yelling that their network sucks on live TV. Eric Trump, who was at the event, tweeted out video of the chants at CNN , with the word, "Truth". The press is not the enemy, ' Acosta wrote .

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  • Remains of U.S. Soldiers Returning Home From North Korea
Remains of U.S. Soldiers Returning Home From North Korea

From there, the remains will be taken to a laboratory in Hawaii for possible identification, with the goal of matching them with any of the 7,697 US personnel who remain are unaccounted for after the Korean War. North Korea is also reportedly still secretly operating the Kangson uranium-enrichment facility. The images, first reported by the onl...

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  • Trump says Attorney-General should stop Mueller probe 'right now'
Trump says Attorney-General should stop Mueller probe 'right now'

Manafort, 69, is charged with tax fraud, bank fraud and failing to report foreign bank accounts. Trump has vacillated between showing sympathy for Manafort and trying to distance himself. The pool was also almost evenly split between men and women. "They're going to be seeing a guy who spent half a million dollars just on landscaping", Turl...

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  • Trump rallies support for gubernatorial hopeful in Tampa
Trump rallies support for gubernatorial hopeful in Tampa

President Trump , speaking at a rally in Tampa, Fla ., resurrected the issue of photo ID at the polls, suggesting that all voters should be required to show ID when they vote for president, senator, governor, or congressman. DeSantis will be joined by President Trump Tuesday night as he continues his effort to secure the Republican nomination. "Th...

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  • Gun Rights Activists Defy Court Ruling, Post 3D-Printed Gun Blueprints Online
Gun Rights Activists Defy Court Ruling, Post 3D-Printed Gun Blueprints Online

Already spoke to NRA, doesn't seem to make much sense! " the President tweeted Tuesday, without offering further details about what he'll do about the weapons. Quite frankly, the Trump administration's complete about-face on this issue fits the very definition of irrationality. Despite Wednesday's kickoff, more than 1,000 people had already...

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  • Indiana family files 2nd lawsuit in boat sinking
Indiana family files 2nd lawsuit in boat sinking

She says that if someone had stood up to the duck boat industry years ago her family would still be whole. The plaintiffs in the wrongful death lawsuit "asked us to file a lawsuit because they want duck boats to be banned in their current configuration", lawyer Robert Mongeluzzi said at a press conference.

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  • Australia says US, Japan partnership doesn’t challenge China
Australia says US, Japan partnership doesn’t challenge China

Chamber of Commerce. Observing that India and the US share enduring interests and values as the oldest and largest democracies, the top American diplomat said that India-US partnership is rooted in shared democratic values. He emphasized America's commitment to the region, and the American definition of "freedom" and "openness", implicitly drawin...

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  • Zimbabwe election: ZANU-PF wins parliamentary majority, electoral body says
Zimbabwe election: ZANU-PF wins parliamentary majority, electoral body says

However, the fall of former President Robert Mugabe last November has seen the country restore a very peaceful pre-election environment. With more results to be declared, the party has a chance of gaining the two-thirds majority that would allow it to change the constitution at will.

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