• Venezuelan Opposition Draws 7.1 Million Protest Voters Against Government
Venezuelan Opposition Draws 7.1 Million Protest Voters Against Government

Venezuela's opposition called on Monday for a national shutdown against President Nicolas Maduro in a major escalation of protests against a leftist government it accuses of flouting the people's will. Earlier in the day, opposition parties had floated the idea of escalating more than three months of street protests, which have left at least 93 p...

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  • Britain, EU launch new talks on Brexit
Britain, EU launch new talks on Brexit

He pointed to four categories where they needed to make progress on: "The issue of citizens' rights, the issue of finance, of separation and of course, separately, Northern Ireland". More than a year after the Brexit referendum, some still argue that it would be in Britain's interests to remain in the European Union, and retain the benefits of fr...

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  • South Korea proposes inter-Korean military talks to thaw cross-border tension
South Korea proposes inter-Korean military talks to thaw cross-border tension

But it's unclear if those talks will be realized. The election in May of Mr. Moon, a liberal human-rights lawyer, ended decades of conservative dominance in South Korea . Moon expressed willingness to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un "anytime, anywhere" shortly after taking office on May 10. The Koreas have largely been on speaking ...

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  • Body Of Missing Man Found By Pennsylvanian Authorities
Body Of Missing Man Found By Pennsylvanian Authorities

Viewers could watch investigators haul up buckets of dirt and sift it through handheld screens in what looked like an archaeological dig. Meo's 1996 Nissan Maxima was discovered on the same farm as Finocchiaro's body and the other human remains.

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  • Chinese President Xi 'Could Do a Little Bit More' on North Korea
Chinese President Xi 'Could Do a Little Bit More' on North Korea

Tensions rose after North Korea's test this month of an intercontinental ballistic missile that could reach the United States mainland. However, China is defending its stand as it prudently follows and observes sanctions released by the United Nations on North Korea .

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  • Amarnath Yatra attack: Protests against terror, communalism
Amarnath Yatra attack: Protests against terror, communalism

Mehbooba said the best way one can pay homage to these heroes is to develop Jammu and Kashmir as an egalitarian and tolerant society, free from the distinctions of religion, region, caste or creed. "Amarnath Yatra Attack", many posted this photo message on social media. Spain has also condemned the attack, with Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy sayi...

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  • Sessions: More than 400 charged for health care fraud
Sessions: More than 400 charged for health care fraud

Prosecutors in MI charged six doctors for their alleged role in billing for unnecessary prescription painkillers and charging Medicare $164 million for medically unnecessary drug tests and other procedures. Authorities spotlighted a Palm Beach County sober-homes facility for Medicare patients with substance abuse problems, saying the owners a...

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  • China, India vow to support Philippines' recovery from Marawi battle
China, India vow to support Philippines' recovery from Marawi battle

Seized Maute Group firearms are placed at 461 and rescued civilians at 1,723. But Zia Alonto Adiong, speaking for the Lanao provincial government on Sunday, said it was "preposterous" to blame the people of Marawi and the Maranao in general for the crisis, which started on May 23 .

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  • At Least 16 Dead After Military Plane Crashes In Rural Mississippi
At Least 16 Dead After Military Plane Crashes In Rural Mississippi

The plane appeared to break up mid-flight and fall to the ground early Monday evening. Marine Corps spokeswoman Sarah Burns said in a statement that a plane " experienced a mishap ", but provided no other details regarding the circumstances of the crash .

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  • Manhunt Underway for Triple Murder Suspect in North Alabama
Manhunt Underway for Triple Murder Suspect in North Alabama

Court records in York County, Pennsylvania , show 52-year-old Kenneth Dion Lever of Santa Rosa County, Florida , is scheduled to go on trial there on September 11. This story will be updated as more information becomes available. Authorities searched for an armed man Wednesday following a shooting at an Alabama mobile home community near Bi...

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  • Close call for Air Canada plane in San Francisco
Close call for Air Canada plane in San Francisco

Ross Aimer, CEO of Aero Consulting Experts, told Mercury News in a story published Monday. The controller then tells the Air Canada pilot to pull up and go around . "Air Canada flight AC759 from Toronto was preparing to land at San Francisco airport Friday night when the aircraft initiated a go-around", the statement from the airline read.

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  • Pew: 58% of Republicans Say Colleges Have Negative Impact on US
Pew: 58% of Republicans Say Colleges Have Negative Impact on US

The survey also examined views by political affiliation of the news media, churches and religious organizations and organized labor. The findings mark a shift dramatic shift in Republicans' views of higher education, according to Pew.

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  • Turkey's Erdogan Says Iraq Should Avoid Independence Referendum
Turkey's Erdogan Says Iraq Should Avoid Independence Referendum

In the latest crackdown, Turkish police on Wednesday detained Amnesty International's Turkey director and other activists on charges of membership in a terror group sparking a new uproar among rights advocates. The coup's defeat even spawned an officially-approved anthem that blares out at Erdogan rallies: "On the night of July 15, the weather wa...

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  • Cardinal George Pell Returns to Australia, Charged With Sexual Offenses
Cardinal George Pell Returns to Australia, Charged With Sexual Offenses

Pell was a priest in rural Victoria in the 1970s and 1980s before he became archbishop of Melbourne in 1996 and archbishop of Sydney in 2001. At a press conference in Rome late last month , Pell said he was looking forward to "finally" having his day in court to fight the "false" charges, which he said were the result of a two-year investigati...

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  • One dead, eight wounded after shooting at OH gender-reveal party
One dead, eight wounded after shooting at OH gender-reveal party

The shooting happened around 11:30 p.m. Saturday in Colerain Township near Cincinnati. "Hopefully there we can get some information and descriptions, all the information we need to be able to proceed and continue this investigation, hopefully get the people who did the shooting", Love said.

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  • Diego Costa Has Told Chelsea Teammates He's Leaving The Club
Diego Costa Has Told Chelsea Teammates He's Leaving The Club

The Premier League champions have no plans to allow Costa extended leave from training until an agreement is reached for his sale, despite the fact that his relationship with Conte appears damaged beyond fix and he has reportedly begun to say goodbye to his Chelsea teammates .

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  • USA and Russian Federation agree on cease-fire in Syria
USA and Russian Federation agree on cease-fire in Syria

United States allies Jordan and Israel, which share a border with the southern part of Syria , are also part of the agreement. The deal is separate from " de-escalation zones " that were to be created under a deal brokered by Russia , Turkey and Iran earlier this year.

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  • Blockade continues after Qatar rejects demands of Arab neighbors
Blockade continues after Qatar rejects demands of Arab neighbors

Gulf sources in Washington have also said there have been talks with US Treasury and other officials about enhanced monitoring measures that Qatar can implement. Al-Jazeera's Arabic language chief Yaser Abuhilala has called on the broadcaster to enter into a discussion about its editorial policy amidst a deepening political crisis in the region b...

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  • Europe all set to receive US President Trump
Europe all set to receive US President Trump

Waszczykowski recalled. Poland's rightwing government is pulling out all the stops for what it sees as its greatest foreign policy achievement to date: a visit to Warsaw today by United States president Donald Trump. McMaster, Trump's national security adviser, in a briefing last week. U.S. -Russian relations remain tense — Trump said in Ap...

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  • Firefighters battle house fire as revelers set off illegal fireworks
Firefighters battle house fire as revelers set off illegal fireworks

Officials have confiscated more than 33,000 in the weeks leading up to July Fourth. One fire started Tuesday in a palm tree before spreading to four other palm trees and two houses. The home has extensive damage on the second floor and water damage on the first. Firefighters responded to the incident at 1:45 a.m.in the 500 block of Jefferson Av...

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