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Paul Manafort trial day 9: Prosecution hopes to rest its case

U.S. District Judge T.S. Ellis corrected himself Thursday, apologizing for an outburst the previous day. A federal judge late Thursday granted a request from ...


Twitter says it won't ban conspiracy theorist Alex Jones

The CEO and co-founder of Twitter, Jack Dorsey , explained the company's decision in a series of tweets on Tuesday night, noting that Jones, owner of the In...


Facebook Apologizes for Celebratory Balloons on Indonesia Earthquake Posts

The north of Lombok has been devastated by the magnitude 7.0 quake that struck Sunday night, damaging thousands of buildings and killing a large number of peopl...


Israel signals any truce with Hamas to be limited in scope

News about the death of a Palestinian teen who succumbed to wounds sustained by Israeli forces during the recent protests at Gaza border hit the front pages of ...


Iran's Foreign Minister Zarif: US will not stop Iran oil exports

Ri was present alongside a high-level Iranian delegation at a meeting of the Non-Aligned Movement in Baku, Azerbaijan in April, according to Pyongyang's officia...


Israel’s Mossad suspected of assassinating Syria weapons chief

A senior Syrian rocket scientist blown up by a vehicle bomb on Saturday was assassinated by the Israeli intelligence agency Mossad, according to a new account...


Dravidian icon M Karunanidhi passes away at the age of 94

Later, on July 31 the hospital indicated that Karunanidhi may have to have an extended stay at the hospital due to age-related overall decline in his general ...


Moms of 11 children found at New Mexico compound arrested

The sheriff said the compound was made up of a small travel trailer buried in the ground and covered with a tarp, providing no running water, plumbing or electr...


California wildfires are largest in state history

One firefighter was injured, though the nature and extent were not specified. The fire - which comprises two blazes in the state's north - was declared the bi...


Gates returns for high-drama testimony against Manafort

Gates also testified that he helped Manafort illegally file false tax returns by lying to his accountants about Manafort's assets and liabilities, as well as th...


Saudi-Canada row: What the sanctions are really about

Amid growing diplomatic tensions between Saudi Arabia and Canada, the middle eastern country has rescinded scholarships for all of its students (over 16,000) ...


Donald Trump admits son was getting dirt on Hillary Clinton

One part of Mueller's inquiry and congressional investigations has focused on a meeting months before the November election in Trump Tower in NY between Russian...


Apple removes Alex Jones and Infowars podcasts from iTunes

The removal from YouTube comes about a week after Facebook, Apple , and Spotify struck almost all of Jones' content from their platforms. A spokesperso...


Girl pronounced dead after being thrown into Hillsborough River in Tampa

Tampa Police responded to the scene along the Hillsborough River, which runs through Downtown Tampa and retrieved the child, who was eventually pronounced dead,...


18 killed in Russia helicopter crash

The chopper was reportedly taking workers to an oil well. The helicopter flew 2 kilometre before it crashed. Russian air safety has improved since the 1990s, ...


US Keeps China out of Indo-Pacific with $300 Million Master Stroke

The Chinese government's top diplomat, state councillor Wang Yi, told reporters at the same forum that China welcomed, and was willing to work with, the U.S. Th...


Trump May Raise Tariffs Further On Chinese Goods

For the Trump administration, the possible bulk export of soybean to Europe has eased some pressure as the USA provides subsidies worth $12 billion for farmers,...


Judge orders defendant's mouth taped shut for sentencing

Williams, I'm the judge in the matter, shut your mouth and I will tell you when you can talk", the Cleveland judge told Williams, according to WREG . Williams ...


California governor asks Trump to aid with fires

The fire has reached into remote areas of the country's third-oldest national park. Thousands of people remain evacuated. The blaze, stoked by drought-parched...


Woman Becomes First Person in Denmark Fined for Wearing a Face Veil

Denmark's ban on niqabs and other full-face coverings in public spaces went into effect on August 1, drawing condemnation from many who say the law is a form...