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Third suspect arrested over London train attack

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The 21-year-old man was detained under Britain's Terrorism Act in the west London suburb of Hounslow just before midnight on Saturday, the Metropolitan Police said in a statement. On Monday, five USA and British government sources said it was possible that the attack was somehow "inspired" by Islamic State via its extensive array of internet-based propaganda and instruction materials. Read More »

Teen returns wallet with $1500 cash, gives us hope for humanity

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In the video, posted on Facebook on September 16, Mr Opdyke walks up to the camera, holds up a wallet, flips it over revealing a wad of cash, places it on the doormat and walks off. "It's sad that I didn't trust him to open my door when he was just doing a good deed", she said. He continued on his way, but made a decision to check up on the wallet once more, intending to knock again to make sure it got into the rightful owner's hands. Read More »

Netanyahu Has Plan to Scrap Iran Nuke Deal

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And I want to thank you on behalf of the people of Israel, and Israel's many friends around the world: "thank you Mr. President". Trump acknowledged that Middle East peace is elusive and has bedeviled many previous presidential administrations, but he feels all sides will be willing to buy into an agreement this time. Read More »

Manafort offered 'private briefings' on Trump campaign to Russian billionaire

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The Washington Post reports that Manafort emailed a Ukrainian business associate on July 7, 2016 asking him to forward a message to Oleg Deripaska, an aluminum magnate who Manafort has consulted for in the past. The other possibility, though, is that Manafort would be indicted on charges related in some form to collusion with Russian Federation during the campaign. Read More »

Japan Open: Sindhu, Nehwal into second round with contrasting wins

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Rio Olympic silver-medallist PV Sindhu , on the other hand, produced a spirited performance as she rebounded strongly from a game down against Japan's Minatsu Mitani to progress through to the next round. Singapore Open champion B Sai Praneeth also found the going tough as he went down fighting to Lee Dong Keun of Korea 23-21, 17-21, 14-21 in a thrilling contest. Read More »

Facebook amps up ads oversight in response to 'Jew haters'

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She described the anti-Semitic categories on the platform as "totally inappropriate and a fail on our part". Facebook's mea culpa comes amid another brewing scandal: Russian trolls using fake accounts and pages to place incendiary political ad buys on Facebook. Read More »

72nd UN General Assembly Gets Underway

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Mending fences - as a candidate President Trump called the United Nations weak - incompetent - not a friend of democracy. The General Assembly opened with a speech by U.N. can not bring the Kim regime under control. In the run up to the meeting, Russian Ambassador to the United Nations Vasily Nebenzia said he was unsure if Moscow would sign the declaration . Read More »

Hamas asks Abbas to lift Gaza sanctions after disbanding shadow government

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In 2014, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in the Gaza strip killed more than 2,000 Palestinians and 70 Israelis, and Abbas dissolved the unity government a year later. "The Hamas move should be welcomed, but Hamas previously foiled at least five reconciliation agreements", Ghattas told Xinhua. The cash-strapped Hamas could not make up the loss of tens of millions of dollars that Gaza receives from Abbas' internationally backed government. Read More »

Ivanka Trump reveals battle with postpartum depression

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Ivanka and her husband Jared with baby Theodore. May thanked Trump for the "personal shared commitment" to the issue. When Oz asked for her response to the expectation that she be a "voice of moderation" in the White House, Trump said, "where I disagree with the agenda, I'll share it with him quietly, but I don't view it as my obligation to moderate". Read More »

At least one shot at Mattoon high school shooting

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The Coles-Moultrie County Emergency Communications Center says there was a report of shots fired and one person shot at the high school. The victim is reportedly in a stable condition in hospital. Wednesday. 'Police have the shooter in custody. All students in the high school were evacuated from the campus and bused to a nearby elementary school. Read More »

9th Death Now Part Of Hollywood Nursing Home Investigation

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A ninth death is now part of a criminal investigation into the Rehabilitation Center of Hollywood Hills. "No amount of finger pointing by the Hollywood Hills Rehabilitation Facility and Larkin Community Hospital Behavioral Health Services will hide the fact that this healthcare facility failed to do their basic duty to protect life", Scott said in a statement released Tuesday night. Read More »

Mathews ruled out of Test series against Pakistan

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Sri Lanka also went on to lose a five-match one-day worldwide series and a one-off T20 game against India. Sri Lanka's former skipper Angelo Mathews was ruled out of the first Test against Pakistan next week due to injury, the cricket board said on Wednesday. Read More »

Melania Trump dines with spouses of world leaders at UN

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She will deliver the remarks during a luncheon at the U.S. Mission to the United Nations in NY. "Whether it is drug addiction, bullying, poverty, disease, trafficking, illiteracy, or hunger, it is the children who are hit first and hardest in any country", Trump said. Read More »

Trump Insists US Will Leave Paris Climate Accord

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A coalition of states that vowed to fight global warming is on track to meet its share of USA targets set under the Paris Climate Agreement , even as President Donald Trump guts federal environmental efforts. Since then, the president has teased that the USA could remain in the agreement. "Developing countries should be provided with adequate support for their mitigation and adaptation actions and progress should be made on a post-2020 finance goal that should be significant more than ... Read More »

Nepal to sign Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons

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The island and 40 other States endorsed the initiative adopted on July 7, which prohibits the development, testing, production, acquisition, possession, storage and transfer, as well as the threat of use of those lethal devices considered a serious danger for human survival. Read More »

Oklahoma president David Boren announces retirement

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The campus is more functional and attractive. Cole, a Moore Republican who represents Norman in Congress and graduated from OU with a PhD in 1984, said he has known the longtime university president for more than 40 years. Oklahoma State University President Burns Hargis released the following statement regarding Boren's announcement. "I wish him well in his retirement and look forward to his continued contributions to the public life of our state and our nation". Read More »

Police Fatally Shoot Man Who Ignored Orders. He Was Deaf

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One officer fired a Taser stun gun at the man, Mathews said, and the other shot the man with a gun. The man was struck by a bullet. Sanchez was pronounced dead at the scene. Neighbor Jolie Guebara told the Associated Press on Wednesday that Sanchez used notes to communicate with her and her husband. Local residents later said that Sanchez was deaf, and that they tried to warn the police about his condition. Read More »

Puerto Rico warns 'evacuate or die' as Maria approaches

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East Coast but said the storm was unlikely to make landfall . If Maria retains its strength, it would be the most powerful hurricane to hit Puerto Rico in 85 years, since a Category 4 storm swept the territory in 1932, Hurricane Center spokesman Dennis Feltgen said. Read More »

Game over: US-backed forces near victory over ISIS in Raqqa

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Since then, the SDF have captured key areas on the western and eastern flanks of the city, and recently laid full siege to all exits. They also took control of the city's grain silos - a strategic high position. According to him, the fighting was raging in six districts of the city, including the city center, where the government buildings are located, and around the Saat and Delle squares where ISIL terrorists publicly executed civilians. Read More »

Sen. Sullivan joins Republican leaders in support of Graham-Cassidy bill

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The comedian was referencing an interview Cassidy did on his show earlier this year in which he committed to what he dubbed the " Jimmy Kimmel test ". "They're counting on you to be so overwhelmed with all the information, you just trust them to take care of you". They can, and they will. Insurers have cited increased political uncertainty as a factor for both increasing premiums in the Obamacare exchanges and pulling out of markets altogether. Read More »

Donald Trump's Chief of Staff is hating life

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In his near 45-minute address, Trump strongly defended his "America First" agenda and said he would defend America's interests above all else. " President Trump spoke the truth about the dangers lurking in the world, and called to forcefully confront them themselves to ensure the future of mankind", the PM added. Read More »

Here was John Kelly's reaction during Trump's big United Nations speech

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The world is watching closely the rhetorical exchange between North Korea and the US. Trump administration officials say the president, happy with her performance, views her as both tough and smart. "That kind of language I think is risky". What was his message today? The President's speech was interrupted with applause when he criticised the Iran nuclear deal, which the U.S. Read More »

North Korea confirms another medium-range ballistic missile drill

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Kang's trip to NY comes amid rising tensions on the Korean Peninsula in the wake of North Korea's continued provocations, including missile and nuclear tests . Asked whether the drill near the border would make the North Korean side fearful of the allies military capabilities, Kimmel replied: "I'm not sure, but I would hope they are". Read More »

3 things to watch for from the Federal Reserve on Wednesday

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In June, the Fed spelled out its plan for shrinking the balance sheet: It would let a small portion of bonds mature each month without being replaced. Interest rate futures traders are pricing in a 58-percent chance of a rate hike in that month, according to the CME Group's FedWatch Tool . Some economists say they think that by then, inflation will finally have begun to increase and weakness caused by the hurricane disruptions will have started to fade and that the Fed will conclude that ... Read More »

Body of missing man found in Kansas vehicle park after 8 months

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Relatives of Randy Potter , along with their attorney and a private investigator, believe the former T-Mobile manager died shortly after leaving his Lenexa home on January 17 , the last day he was seen alive. A representative of the company said Monday the firm will try to answer questions. "He could have been found sooner if everybody had done their job". Read More »