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Paul Manafort chooses not to testify as defence rests its case

Paul Manafort chooses not to testify as defence rests its case

Members of former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort's defense team leave the courthouse Tuesday during a break after resting their case in Manafort's money laundering and bank fraud trial. Manafort...

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Spain music festival accident leaves many injured | spain | Galicia | O Marisquino | Vigo

Spain music festival accident leaves many injured | spain | Galicia | O Marisquino | Vigo

Vigo's Port Authority president Enrique Lopez Veiga said he thought it was due to "excess weight". "It broke and we all fell in". People, mostly teenagers, tried to go to a safe place, but some of ...

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Grand jury accuses more than 300 Pennsylvania clergy of abuse

Grand jury accuses more than 300 Pennsylvania clergy of abuse

The document comes at a time of renewed scrutiny and fresh scandals in the US, Chile and Australia. Grand juries previously investigated child sexual abuse in the Philadelphia and Altoona-Johnstown ...

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Genoa bridge collapse a disaster ‘waiting to happen’

Genoa bridge collapse a disaster ‘waiting to happen’

An 80-metre section of the bridge, including one set of the supports that tower above it, crashed down onto the roof of a factory and other buildings, crushing at least one truck and plunging huge sla...

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18 killed in Syria arms depot blast

18 killed in Syria arms depot blast

The residential building was thought to be storing weapons and ammunition, a war monitor said. The province's southwest was shelled heavily on Thursday, and the bombing the next day "moved further e...

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Car Crashes Into Barriers Outside British Parliament, Terrorism Suspected

Car Crashes Into Barriers Outside British Parliament, Terrorism Suspected

The suspect , who has not been named, was arrested by armed police carrying rifles after the silver Ford Fiesta appeared to be deliberately driven at pedestrians in Westminster . Masood then stabbe...

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Chaffetz: Pelosi Is 'Number One Albatross' for Democrats Heading Into Midterms

Chaffetz: Pelosi Is 'Number One Albatross' for Democrats Heading Into Midterms

Trump's reference to a fourth chance is about Democrats trying to take back the House. In an interview on CNN's "New Day" on Thursday, Michigan congressional candidate Rashida Tlaib said she would...

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Deal on Caspian Sea's legal status to ban foreign warships entirely - Rouhani

Deal on Caspian Sea's legal status to ban foreign warships entirely - Rouhani

Worldwide law provides formulas for dividing up the seabeds of lakes and seas. As previously reported "FACTS", Ukraine declared the participation in the trilateral political consultations on forming...

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US man crashes plane into his home after fight with wife

US man crashes plane into his home after fight with wife

Youd, an experienced pilot, died after the plane slammed into the front of the two-storey detached home in Payson, a town 60 miles south of Salt Lake City at around 2.30am on Monday morning. Duane You...

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Genoa bridge collapse: WATCH shocking moment major motorway bridge collapses in Italy

Genoa bridge collapse: WATCH shocking moment major motorway bridge collapses in Italy

The collapsed section had mostly fallen on rail tracks below, officials told the AFP news agency, adding that cars and trucks had also fallen. The moment shocked residents who can be heard in the vi...

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Pedestrians Injured As Car Crashes Into Barriers At Houses Of Parliament

Pedestrians Injured As Car Crashes Into Barriers At Houses Of Parliament

There is no ongoing chase. A number of people were injured when a auto collided with security barriers outside London's parliament building on Tuesday and the driver was arrested, police said. Foota...

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Ivanka Trump, administration mark anniversary of Charlottesville riot

Ivanka Trump, administration mark anniversary of Charlottesville riot

Heyer's death . A white nationalist allegedly murdered an anti-Nazi protester. The Tweet appeared to echo his equivocations after last year's violence when he blamed " many sides" for the viole...

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Korean Leaders to Hold Summit Next Month in Pyongyang

Korean Leaders to Hold Summit Next Month in Pyongyang

Mr Moon, the only South Korean leader to have met a North Korean leader twice, will become the first leader to visit Pyongyang this year. The South Korean Unification Ministry announced the upcoming...

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Trump speaks at defense bill signing in NY

Trump speaks at defense bill signing in NY

U.S. President Donald Trump has put pen to paper on a defense authorization bill that restricts any drawdown of American troops in South Korea. Trump has lifted an earlier ban on US companies se...

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We may have just discovered the ultimate dream job for cat-lovers

We may have just discovered the ultimate dream job for cat-lovers

The job also include a rent-free home and a part-time salary. All that, while living on the island of Syros which honestly looks like an island come to life off of someone's Instagram feed. They wor...

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European Union to Saudis: Clarify activists arrests

European Union to Saudis: Clarify activists arrests

Canada's foreign ministry expressed concern over the arrest of Saudi civil society and women's rights activists, in a tweet that echoed concerns previously voiced by the United Nations. "Canada stan...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation fires agent Peter Strzok who criticized Trump in text messages

Federal Bureau of Investigation fires agent Peter Strzok who criticized Trump in text messages

Goelman criticised the move, saying his client had been removed because of political pressure and "to punish Special Agent Strzok for political speech protected by the First Amendment". Mr Strzok serv...

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Taliban attack on Afghan Ghazni city repulsed

Taliban attack on Afghan Ghazni city repulsed

Ghazni police chief Farid Ahmad Mashal was quoted as saying by the Tolo News that the onslaught had been repelled, rejecting Taliban claims that its fighters had entered Ghazni City . "Communica...

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Sir VS Naipaul, writer - obituary

Sir VS Naipaul, writer - obituary

Last month, Mr Naipaul's 1971 work In a Free State was shortlisted for the one-off Golden Man Booker, which marked the 50th anniversary of the Booker Prize. "He was a scourge of anyone who used a cl...

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Imran Khan to be sworn in as PM Aug 18

Imran Khan to be sworn in as PM Aug 18

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed the hope that Pakistan will work for a South Asia free of terrorism. After the election of the Speaker and deputy speaker, nominations will be called...

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Erdogan: Lira crash political plot against Ankara

He is under house arrest. On Sunday, Erdogan, in an OpEd The New York Times , cited Turkey's cooperation with the USA dating back to the Korean War as evidence of a long-standing partnership betw...

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Trump tweets about Harley-Davidson boycott

Trump tweets about Harley-Davidson boycott

A Harley-Davidson spokesman didn't immediately respond to a voice mail and email seeking comment. A really bad move! In July, Harley-Davidson said it expects new tariffs to cost the company as much ...

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Erdogan Locks Horns With Trump

Erdogan Locks Horns With Trump

The case of Andrew Brunson , an evangelical Christian, is one of a series of disputes that lies at the heart of deteriorating ties between the two North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies. It said i...

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Sask. government fears trade disturbance during Canada-Saudi Arabia dispute

Sask. government fears trade disturbance during Canada-Saudi Arabia dispute

The Financial Times reported that the Saudi central bank and state pension funds had told their overseas asset managers to sell their Canadian equities, bonds and cash holdings. "We are concerned ab...

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Romanians protest government corruption for a second straight day

Romanians protest government corruption for a second straight day

Romanians took to the street last night for a second night of protests demanding the resignation of the ruling Social Democratic Party (SDP) over claims of corruption. Among them were a number of poli...

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Omarosa calls Trump a bigot in upcoming book

Omarosa calls Trump a bigot in upcoming book

She questions Trump's mental state, describes him as unstable and portrays him as unable to control his impulses while describing the extensive lengths that staff members have gone to in attempts to k...

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Confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh to begin Sept. 4

Confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh to begin Sept. 4

As Karen Townsend pointed out earlier , the Democratic strategy is to stall over document production in hopes of derailing the nomination down the road. Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, released a statemen...

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Erdogan: US waging

Erdogan: US waging "economic war" against Turkey

The diplomatic dispute with the United States was one of the triggers for the turmoil this week. He had already spent almost two years in jail on charges of espionage and supporting terror groups ...

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Indonesian president picks conservative running mate for poll

Indonesian president picks conservative running mate for poll

Prabowo and Sandiaga are supported by a coalition of four political parties, including the third largest Great Indonesia Movement Party, the Democratic Party chaired by former president Susilo Bamb...

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Trump condemns racism on Charlottesville anniversary

Trump condemns racism on Charlottesville anniversary

Congressman Tom Garrett, R. -Va., on Saturday said Russian Federation is to blame for some of the hate spewed from last year's rally. On the eve of last year's rally, torch-toting white supremacis...

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