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Narayan Rane resigns from Congress, keeps mum on joining BJP

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Rane recently went on a tour of his stronghold in Sindhudurg in Konkan, which is the coastal belt of Maharashtra. In an hour-long speech, Rane focused his ire primarily at Ashok Chavan and Sonia Gandhi's olitical adviser Ahmed Patel, who he said took him for a ride. Read More »

Erdogan, Trump hold talks in NY

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He's running a very hard part of the world. "Frankly he's getting high marks", Trump added. "As countries, we are as closest we have ever been", he said. Erdogan returned the praise, and said through a translator that described Trump as "my dear friend Donald". American support for groups it believes are important to the fight against Daesh in Syria but which Turkey have labeled as terror outfits has helped to exacerbate friction. Read More »

VP Pence To Visit Anderson Friday Afternoon

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In his debut address to the assembly, Trump called North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un "rocket man" and threatened to "totally destroy North Korea" if the US must defend itself. "As the world has seen in just the past few days, a depraved regime in North Korea is relentlessly pursuing nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles ", Pence said. Read More »

President Pavlopoulos sends condolences to Mexico over natural disaster victims

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The clean-up continues with the death toll over 250. Saving children from the rubble of a collapsed primary school became somewhat of a focal point for rescuers who worked tirelessly to save anyone who may have been left inside. Rescuers desperately try to help victims stuck inside the rubble. Today, the Israeli aid delegation arrived in Mexico and joined the rescue efforts in Mexico City, the country's capital. Read More »

Iowa Department of Revenue says no special legislative session required

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The expected shortfall for Iowa's FY 2017 budget is $14.6 million. Governor Reynolds announced yesterday she'd be able to cover the short-fall in last year's state budget by withdrawing $13 million from the state's economic emergency fund. "The governor was very careful not to speculate". Retired businessman Fred Hubbell said Reynolds and former Governor Terry Branstad are guilty of "extreme fiscal mismanagement". Read More »

Maria headed for Turks and Caicos and southeastern Bahamas

Hurricane Maria has already left at least seven people dead on the island of Dominica and caused widespread destruction in the United States territory of Puerto Rico, where winds tore roofs off thousands of buildings and caused widespread flooding. Read More »

New TV Ad Asks McCain To Stop Latest GOP Healthcare Disaster

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Liberal states could even duplicate the ObamaCare exchanges, if they want to implement a failed model. Trump expressed his opinion about the bill in a pair of Twitter posts on Wednesday, saying "I hope Republican Senators will vote for Graham-Cassidy and fulfil their promise to repeal and replace Obamacare ..." The Cassidy-Graham bill calls for taking the money the federal government spends on Obamacare and doling it out to the states in block grants. Read More »

Korea threatens USA with 'horrible nuclear strike and miserable and final ruin'

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In Germany, Chancellor Angela Merkel said ensuring the effectiveness of United Nations sanctions on North Korea was "the right answer" and assailed Trump's warning of military action. Back in 2013, Trump appeared on "Fox and Friends" and endorsed Rodman's suggestion that former President Barack Obama and Kim have a phone call. "There is a saying that marching goes on even when dogs bark", he said as he entered his hotel on Wednesday. Read More »

Dawood negotiating return with Centre, says Raj

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But, the government will present Dawood Ibrahim's return, on his own sweet will, to India as its achievement, the MNS chief alleged. He emphasized that a "setting" is going on with the central government and this could happen, to earn BJP the credit to bring back the absconding don to India. Read More »

Search underway for escaped inmate

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As a result of the altercation, the deputy was forced out of the gray Chevy Impala. Scott got the deputy to leave the highway and drive onto a rural road where the inmate took control of the auto and kicked the deputy out of the vehicle, the sheriff said. Read More »

President Trump to visit IN next week, talk about tax reform

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Most of those details are still not known but Call 6 Investigates sources say he will be coming to Indianapolis. He also visited a few times before the November election. Pence called Shine last week and the two had a good conversation. In a speech in North Dakota, he said that doing so would help small businesses and family farmers. Read More »

California Files New Lawsuit Against the Trump Administration

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California Attorney General Xavier Becerra speaks next to the U.S. Mexico border to announce a lawsuit against the Trump Administration over its plan to begin construction of border wall projects in San Diego. "The Trump administration has once again ignored laws it doesn't like in order to resuscitate a campaign talking point to build a wall on our southern border", Becerra said Wednesday in his speech at Border Field State Park of San Diego. Read More »

Russian Federation and China urge 'peaceful' solution with North Korea

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A week ago, the 15 member UN Security Council unanimously adopted its ninth sanctions resolution since 2006 over North Korea's nuclear and ballistic missile programmes. Mr Abe said: "We can't be satisfied that the United Nations has approved new sanctions against North Korea". Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe has said he would "never tolerate" the North's "dangerous provocative action" and has urged the global community to ramp up pressure on Pyongyang. Read More »

Man kills 2 children and self, sets fire to home

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Preliminary results indicate the cause of death for all three decedents to be strangulation via ligature. Pamela searched for her family members, but couldn't find them. Police say surveillance footage shows Eric's death was by suicide, and that he intentionally set fire to the home from the basement. All three bodies were located in the basement and pronounced dead on the scene by the McLean County Coroner's Office. Read More »

Defense Ministry: N. Korea Close to Final Stage of Securing ICBM Capability

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Some had been concerned about how the "America First" agenda that President Trump is expected to bring to the table will sit with the rest of the member nations, which face other pressing global issues like fighting ISIS and getting a handle on recent North Korean aggressions, one of the issues the president is expected to raise when he speaks to the U.N. Read More »

UST law student's death: Main suspect has left PH

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The reports quoted the Bureau of Immigration as saying a Ralph Caballes Trangia boarded Eva Flight BR262 for Taipei, which left around 1:53 a.m. Tuesday. "Our steadfast efforts to convince our brods to submit themselves to investigation bore fruition as they express their willingness to appear and submit to investigation", it said. Read More »

United Nations has exhausted options on North Korea: US envoy Haley

Security Council condemned North Korea's "highly provocative" test of an intermediate-range missile , which hurtled over US ally Japan into the northern Pacific Ocean. Haley also warned of a tougher US response to future North Korean provocations, saying the Security Council has "pretty much exhausted" all of its options and that she would be happy to turn the matter over to Defense Secretary Jim Mattis "because he has plenty of military options". Read More »

Sean O'Brien criticises British & Irish Lions coaching setup

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The Lions tied the three-Test series 1-1 - going agonisingly close to emulating the 1971 Lions side to beat the All Blacks in a series - after they lost the first game, won the second and drew the final encounter in Auckland. "I don't know if it was people not buying into what he (Howley) was about or whatever else". With a second-ever series victory in New Zealand up for grabs in the third Test, Gatland made the same mistake, O'Brien contended. Read More »

Trump Says He'll Impose Yet More Sanctions On North Korea

He said: "Our new executive order will cut off sources of revenue that fund North Korea's efforts to develop the deadliest weapons known to humankind". "Diplomacy is the preferred option, when I say that, that means we still have a lot of tools in our tool kit that we can deal with North Korea ". North Korea funds its evil nuclear programme via dealings with foreign companies and individuals and the United States of America today announced it was cracking down on such arrangements. Read More »

Trump invited to pro-Roy Moore rally in Alabama

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A spokesperson for Moore's campaign, Noel Fritsch said he wouldn't answer CNN's questions about Moore's current position. Moore added that he believed homosexual relations should be illegal even in the privacy of two consenting adults' home. Read More »

State block grants with less money will not solve health care

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McAuliffe said the new proposal - known as the Graham-Cassidy-Heller-Johnson bill - would harm the state in the same way as previous legislation approved in the House of Representatives and narrowly defeated in the U.S. Currently, the program is open-ended, with the government funding approved expenses for those who qualify. The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) announced it "is aiming to provide" a preliminary assessment of the measure's impact on the federal budget deficit by early next ... Read More »

President Trump's approval rating sees uptick in September

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Polls found that a majority of Americans approved of his handling of the hurricane response following Harvey and Irma, even if that didn't translate to support for the president more broadly. Five per cent of respondents had no opinion on the matter. Eighty-one percent of Republicans approve of the way Trump has handled the presidency, compared to 17 percent who do not. Read More »

Military options won't resolve N. Korean crisis: China

China also previously announced a ban on imports of iron ore, iron, lead, coal, and seafood from North Korea . Song flatly rejected earlier remarks by Moon Chung-in, special presidential adviser on national security, who said Seoul needed to consider downsizing its joint military exercises with Washington in return for a freeze on North Korea's testing of ballistic missiles and nuclear weapons. Read More »

With new headquarters looming, Amazon adds 2K in NYC

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The gorilla tenant is also getting cities and states across the USA in a feeding frenzy to proffer the shopping giant the best sites and incentives for a new $5 billion, 8 million square-foot second headquarters that could eventually employ 50,000 people. Read More »