Friday August 17-th, 2018

In Syria strikes, U.S. blurs red line for intervention In Syria strikes, U.S. blurs red line for intervention

This comes days after the US, Britain, and France conducted "precision strikes" in Syria on Friday in response to an alleged chemical weapons attack by the Syrian government. In northern Syria, the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Right...

FC soldiers martyred, 5 injured in cross-border firing from Afghanistan FC soldiers martyred, 5 injured in cross-border firing from Afghanistan

The Afghan officials blamed that the Pakistani troops crossed on to their side of the border, prompting a response by border forces and the local tribal force. Three civilians were also wounded, he added. Meanwhile, the Foreign Office protested wit...

Arab League calls for Syria chemical attack investigation Arab League calls for Syria chemical attack investigation

In its closing session, the summit announced Arab Nations' agreement to continue supporting the Palestinian cause, which is the "central issue" of the Arab world, until the independent Palestinian state is established inside the 1967 borders, with Je...

AS Roma slag Harry Kane over goal appeal with brilliant video AS Roma slag Harry Kane over goal appeal with brilliant video

Liverpool winger Mohamed Salah , Kane's competitor for the Premier League Golden Boot, took to Twitter to share his disbelief at the Premier League's ruling and found support from quite a few of his club mates. "We need to be consistent during th...

Gov. Bevin: Gov. Bevin: "I apologize" to those hurt by comments

But Friday, teachers cheered as Republicans voted to override Gov. Matt Bevin's vetoes. At least 39 school districts in Kentucky had shut down on Friday as teachers traveled to the Capitol asking legislators to override Bevin's veto of state budg...

PM's statement prior to his departure to Sweden and UK PM's statement prior to his departure to Sweden and UK

After, the massive outrages over the alleged gangrape in J&K's Kathua and Uttar Pradesh's Unnao , Prime Minister Narendra Modi breaking his silence over the sexual violence on Friday and said that the country's daughters would get justice defi...

JIT to probe firing at SC Justice Ijazul Ahsan's residence JIT to probe firing at SC Justice Ijazul Ahsan's residence

In the firing incidents, no human casualties have been reported so far. The chief justice is said to be overseeing the situation himself. As per the initial investigation report issued by the police, Pakistan Rangers VIP Venue shift in-charge Naik ...

China, Japan resume financial talks after 8-year hiatus China, Japan resume financial talks after 8-year hiatus

The official also said the visit is an opportunity for the two leaders to continue their coordination on the nuclear issue on the Korean Peninsula and exchange views before Trump meets Kim Jong Un, top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of ...

Delhi: Man stalks teen, kidnaps her, rapes for 10 days Delhi: Man stalks teen, kidnaps her, rapes for 10 days

The police rescued the victim girls, who have now been sent to Apna Ghar, a protective home, at Merces. They also sought to know why the family did not inform the police when their son had illegally kept the woman and tortured her for several days in...

Russian Federation vetoes Syria chemical weapons probe Russian Federation vetoes Syria chemical weapons probe

Nebenzia warned the U.S. and its allies against taking any military action in Syria, as it might lead to grave consequences for the whole world, especially given the fact that Russian troops are deployed to the country. It was the second vote by th...

Tigers postpone Saturday game against Yankees Tigers postpone Saturday game against Yankees

The Tigers were scheduled to be off, while the Yankees would have been traveling between games in Baltimore and Toronto . The games will be made up in a split doubleheader on June 4. The Tigers next host the Orioles for a three-game series startin...

Mom who drove SUV with family off cliff was drunk Mom who drove SUV with family off cliff was drunk

Diphenhydramine is an antihistamine that has a sedative effect. A family of four is missing in California, and authorities fear they may have driven into the Eel River while on a road trip. Carpenter said the family stopped in the small town of Nas...

Montenegro to elect new president on Sunday Montenegro to elect new president on Sunday

Djukanovic oversaw Montenegro's application and invitation to join North Atlantic Treaty Organisation in 2016, to which pro-Russian Montenegrins reacted with a coup attempt before the legislative elections that year. President Filip Vujanovic is ma...

Reports of roadway flooding, down trees severe weather moves across the Upstate Reports of roadway flooding, down trees severe weather moves across the Upstate

The state also experienced an outbreak of 10 tornadoes on June 14, 2017, across Shawano, Winnebago, Outagamie, Brown and Waushara counties. A watch means the conditions are right for a tornado to potentially form, but one has not been spotted yet.

Vladimir Putin predicts 'global chaos' if West strikes Syria again Vladimir Putin predicts 'global chaos' if West strikes Syria again

Russian officials met with Assad after the US, France and Britain launched 105 missiles on Syria in retaliation for Assad's alleged chemical attack against his own people . Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime was suspected of orchestrating a c...

UP CM Yogi Adityanath must be sacked for 'shielding' rape accused: Congress UP CM Yogi Adityanath must be sacked for 'shielding' rape accused: Congress

Lalji Prasad Nirmal, who heads the Ambedkar Mahasabha, said that Mr Adityanath was conferred the award because he had ensured photographs of Dr Ambedkar in all government schools, police stations, government offi-ces and courts. "If this is the stand...

One taken to hospital following house fire One taken to hospital following house fire

The fire started in the basement, Doyle said. A family of six was displaced from their home after a small house fire broke out in San Lorenzo this evening. An elderly man has died following a fire at his home in Lawrence County Saturday afternoon. ...

Syrian Canadians express mixed reactions to US-led strikes Syrian Canadians express mixed reactions to US-led strikes

On Saturday, the U.S., Britain, and France launched the strikes in response to a suspected deadly chemical attack a week ago on an opposition town near the Syrian capital, Damascus. Theresa May pointedly suggested Saturday that the Syria strikes...

Brexit opponents to call for referendum on final exit deal Brexit opponents to call for referendum on final exit deal

The day of action is being organised by the European Movement, Open Britain and Britain for Europe, with more than 100 events planned across the United Kingdom, from Aberdeen to Falmouth. He added that "history and emotion" led him to want to stay in...

Syria chemical attack 'staged' with help of foreign secret service: Russian Federation Syria chemical attack 'staged' with help of foreign secret service: Russian Federation

On the suspected poison gas attack on Douma, Ms Haley said: "We know who did this". "Russia severely condemns the attack on Syria where Russian military are helping the lawful government in the fight with terrorism", the Kremlin said in a statement...

Raging bushfire traps residents in their homes on the outskirts of Sydney Raging bushfire traps residents in their homes on the outskirts of Sydney

Over 500 firefighters responded on Sunday to a massive bushfire posing a serious threat to two residential neighbourhoods in Australia's most populated city of Sydney as the authorities declared a state of emergency. "They've been assisting the firef...

Crews respond to rapidly spreading brush fire Crews respond to rapidly spreading brush fire

A brush fire broke out along the 54 Freeway in National City late Sunday morning, and witnesses blamed a man seen throwing something into the brush shortly before the blaze started. A Butler County dispatcher said there had been fires in Cranberry, B...

Syrian Army says Western Attack Will Not Deter Its Battle Syrian Army says Western Attack Will Not Deter Its Battle

The poison gas attack, blamed on the Syrian regime-who Russian Federation backs in the ongoing civil war in the country-sparked an aggressive response from the United States, the United Kingdom, and France who are all opposed to President Bashar al-A...

Predators, Lightning take 2-0 series leads Predators, Lightning take 2-0 series leads

Forsberg, who had a team-high 64 points in the regular season, gave Nashville its first lead of the game at 3-2 when he redirected a shot by Josi past Bernier 6:08 into the third. From there, Colorado's Mark Baberio (interference), Matt Nieto (roughi...

Paul Ryan: 'No plans to run for anything' Paul Ryan: 'No plans to run for anything'

Mr Ryan , a Republican from Janesville, Wisconsin, was first elected to Congress in 1998. Banks said that Ryan , who announced earlier in the day that he will not seek re-election this year in his Wisconsin district, "deserves an enormous amou...

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