Pakistan coal mine blasts kill over 20 workers

In the second mine collapse, seven miners were killed in Sooranj area, also near Quetta. Officials said the blast was caused by a build-up of methane gas. "There were no arrangement inside the mine, including air ventilation", Akhterzada, an injure... More..

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Haspel Not Withdrawing Nomination as CIA Director — NBC's Bash
by | Monday, May 07, 2018

Haspel Not Withdrawing Nomination as CIA Director — NBC's Bash

Furthermore, she's accused of being part of a scheme that destroyed over 100 tapes with footage of the interrogations. A career veteran of the agency, Ms. White House aides on Friday sought out additional det...More..

Nigerian Official: 45 Dead After Bandits Strike Rural State
by | Monday, May 07, 2018

Nigerian Official: 45 Dead After Bandits Strike Rural State

Both men in their separate capacities made the promise while reacting to the killing on Sunday of about 45 villagers mostly children and the razing of houses at Gwaska Village in the Birnin-Gwari Local Governme...More..

Stormy Daniels threatens Trump on 'Saturday Night Live'
by | Monday, May 07, 2018

Stormy Daniels threatens Trump on 'Saturday Night Live'

Giuliani would consider allowing the president to testify before a grand jury if he got "the Hillary Clinton treatment", he said. "I know this sounds amusing to people there at home, I never thought $130,00...More..

Surgeons dismiss Trump's London knife crime claims as 'ridiculous'
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Surgeons dismiss Trump's London knife crime claims as 'ridiculous'

In a speech at the National Rifle Convention (NRA), Donald Trump said there was "blood all over the floors" of an unnamed hospital in London. "There is more we can all do to combat this violence, but to s...More..

Jeffrey Tambor will appear on 'Arrested Development' season 5
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Jeffrey Tambor will appear on 'Arrested Development' season 5

It is not clear if there were any discussions about pulling Tambor from the show or not using the scenes in which he appeared. Former Transparent star Jeffrey Tambor will not be ejected from the upcoming ...More..

Erdogan has put forward a candidate in Turkey's presidential elections
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Erdogan has put forward a candidate in Turkey's presidential elections

Our candidate is the man of the people", Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım said after the AKP group agreed on Erdoğan . A lawmaker from the main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP ) Bulent Tezcan announ...More..

Draw sets out path for Asian Cup hopefuls
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Draw sets out path for Asian Cup hopefuls

Meanwhile, holders Australia will begin their title defence in Group B , where they will face Syria, Palestine, and Jordan. Former champions Iran and Iraq have been slotted in Group D along with Vietnam...More..

Terre Haute police officer killed in the line of duty
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Terre Haute police officer killed in the line of duty

Indiana State Police Criminal Investigation Detectives and Crime Scene Investigators continue to investigate the death of Pitts and the suspect. The officer, though rushed away from the site, succumbed to his...More..

NEW Cinco de Mayo Celebrations Today
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

NEW Cinco de Mayo Celebrations Today

The Battle of Puebla pitted 2,000 Mexican troops against a French force of 6,000. In the U.S., Cinco de Mayo celebrations were first held in California in the 1860s, marked among the hundreds of Mexican min...More..

Right on time: North Korea adjusts time zone to match South
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Right on time: North Korea adjusts time zone to match South

A possible meeting between Trump and Kim came to light following a trip then-CIA Director Mike Pompeo took to the rogue nation over Easter weekend. He reportedly ran a trade and hotel service company in Ras...More..

IS claims responsibility for deadly attack on Election Headquarters in Libya
by | Friday, May 04, 2018

IS claims responsibility for deadly attack on Election Headquarters in Libya

At least fourteen people were killed and dozens wounded among police station members, security personnel and civilians in the attack. "The security guards who were at the entrance started a shootout with the ...More..

United States asks China to reduce trade imbalance immediately
by | Friday, May 04, 2018

United States asks China to reduce trade imbalance immediately

But in the same newspaper, Kishore Mahbubani, a professor at the National University of Singapore, warned that China may be underestimating how dramatically U.S. "This is going to be a series of relatively brie...More..

Boy Scouts dropping 'boy' from name of flagship program
by | Friday, May 04, 2018

Boy Scouts dropping 'boy' from name of flagship program

So far, more than 3,000 girls have joined close to 170 Cub Scout packs across the country participating in the first phase of the new policy. Surbaugh said he believes that boys and girls in Scouts B...More..

Afghanistan describes attack on journalists as
by | Friday, May 04, 2018

Afghanistan describes attack on journalists as "a crime against press, humanity"

Monday marked the bloodiest day for journalists in a long time: At least nine were killed and half a dozen wounded in a double suicide bombing in Afghanistan's capital. He said he received reassurances that Pom...More..

Tories retain control of Daventry District Council
by | Friday, May 04, 2018

Tories retain control of Daventry District Council

Labour's Ellie Emberson, 19, made history when she won Minster ward, becoming the youngest woman ever elected to the council. The basic rule for council elections is that the party that's in national governm...More..

Trump Reportedly Tells Pentagon To Consider Reducing Troops In South Korea
by | Friday, May 04, 2018

Trump Reportedly Tells Pentagon To Consider Reducing Troops In South Korea

Kim and South Korean President Moon Jae-in issued the Panmunjom Declaration pleading "no more war on the Korean Peninsula, and thus a new era of peace has begun" following a historic meeting between the leaders...More..

Trump Quotes Old Lawyer To Slam Mueller For 'Screwing With' The President
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

Trump Quotes Old Lawyer To Slam Mueller For 'Screwing With' The President

Caputo, who has a background as a political operative in the US and Russian Federation, told the magazine he expected to be asked about his time as an aide with the campaign, his previous work in Russian Federa...More..

Border Agents Find Tiger Inside Abandoned Duffel Bag
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

Border Agents Find Tiger Inside Abandoned Duffel Bag

The cub was an apparent node in the billion-dollar trade of animal smuggling, and it is in unfortunate recent company: A tiger cub bought by an American teenager was intercepted at a checkpoint in California la...More..

Georgia: US Military C-130 plane crashes near Savannah airport; no survivors
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

Georgia: US Military C-130 plane crashes near Savannah airport; no survivors

According to news reports, the C-130 aircraft crashed at the intersection point at highway 21 and Crossgate road close to Savannah/Hilton head global airport, in an area of woods and light industry just northea...More..

Basque separatists ETA announce dissolution
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

Basque separatists ETA announce dissolution

Although the group's dissolution has been widely anticipated, Spanish news agency EFE reported that Spanish anti-terrorist authorities have said that they hoped for more. Despite Franco's death in 1975, the gro...More..

Two Pilots Killed in Russian Warplane Crash Off Syrian Coast
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

Two Pilots Killed in Russian Warplane Crash Off Syrian Coast

The Russian military said that "no fire effect on the plane" and, according to preliminary information, "the cause of the crash could be injected into the engine bird". More..

New poll: millennials losing interest in the Democratic Party
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

New poll: millennials losing interest in the Democratic Party

And they increasingly say the Republican Party is a better steward of the economy . But as Democratic strategist Alan Salazar told The Colorado Independent , "The irony is that this law was supposed to mo...More..

Trump Slams 'Filthy' Comedian Michelle Wolf Over White House Correspondents' Dinner Jokes
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Trump Slams 'Filthy' Comedian Michelle Wolf Over White House Correspondents' Dinner Jokes

I knew what I was doing going in", Wolf said of the criticism. "( Trump) wants to give teachers guns, and I support that, because then they can sell them for things they need, like (school) supplies ". Those ...More..

Cool Tonight; Sunny and Pleasant Sunday
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Cool Tonight; Sunny and Pleasant Sunday

Winds SSW at 15 to 25 miles per hour. The overnights trend more mild too, with lows closer to 60 by Tuesday night. The flow is more southwesterly, so a few more clouds drift in and readings climb to the lower...More..