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'It was horrific': Canadian recounts chaos of Barcelona attack

'It was horrific': Canadian recounts chaos of Barcelona attack

Earlier on Friday Trapero said the group was preparing "one or several attacks in Barcelona " with explosive devices but after the blast at the house in Alcanar they moved quickly to commit "more r...

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Modi swears by economic cleansing, promises New India by 2022

Modi swears by economic cleansing, promises New India by 2022

The country's new President Ram Nath Kovind too in his first address to the nation on I-Day eve spoke of a " New India ", calling for a partnership between citizens and government. "Violence is unacce...

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One officer killed, another in critical condition in Florida

One officer killed, another in critical condition in Florida

One of the original three suspects fled and was being sought, and the other three were arrested. Baxter, 27, was married to a fellow Kissimmee police officer and had four children. Six police offi...

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Despite High Profile Strategy Meeting, Trump Still Mulling Afghan War Decision

Despite High Profile Strategy Meeting, Trump Still Mulling Afghan War Decision

Trump left for Camp David on Friday, where he and his chief national security aides will discuss the path forward for the war in Afghanistan , now in its 16th year. Senator Lindsey Graham, a senior...

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The United States and South Korea will hold joint military exercises

US Department of Defence said the Ulchi Freedom Guardian drill is a computer simulated defensive exercise created to enhance readiness and maintain stability on the Korean peninsula. The North later...

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Sierra Leone: ECOWAS donates $400000 to mudslide victims

Sierra Leone: ECOWAS donates $400000 to mudslide victims

The confrontation came about eight hours after a van swerved through a pedestrian walkway in a popular destination in downtown Barcelona, killing 13 people and injured an estimated 100 more. Families ...

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Still No Sign Of Australian Boy Julian Cadman

Still No Sign Of Australian Boy Julian Cadman

Family members have posted pleas on Facebook in an attempt to locate the young boy. A man has launched a social media appeal for information after his grandson went missing during the Barcelona...

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North Korea's Democratic friends

North Korea's Democratic friends

Fan told the US general that China believes the only effective way to resolve the standoff with Pyongyang is through talks, China's Defense Ministry said . North Korean air defences such as the SA-...

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China Nixes Military Option For North Korea

China Nixes Military Option For North Korea

Dunford met later Thursday with Chinese President Xi Jinping, during which both men reinforced the importance of exchanges between their militaries in stabilizing a relationship frequently roiled by d...

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United Kingdom plans to keep visa-free travel for European Union visitors after Brexit

United Kingdom plans to keep visa-free travel for European Union visitors after Brexit

It also rejected the idea of a customs border in the Irish Sea that separates England, Wales and Scotland from Ireland and Northern Ireland , saying that it was not constitutionally or economically...

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Democrats Call for Chappelle-Nadal's Resignation

Democrats Call for Chappelle-Nadal's Resignation

The Secret Service are looking into the comment , the Washington Post reports . "State Senator Chappelle-Nadal's comments are indefensible", Missouri Democratic Party Chair Stephen Webber sai...

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So Excited To Be A Part Of 'Saaho': Shraddha

So Excited To Be A Part Of 'Saaho': Shraddha

Directed by Telugu filmmaker Sujeeth Reddy, Saaho's high-octane action sequences will be directed by internationally recognised stuntman Kenny Bates. Made on a budget of Rs.150 crores the film will ...

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MK Stalin demands resignation of Tamil Nadu cabinet

MK Stalin demands resignation of Tamil Nadu cabinet

Palaniswami also announced that Veda Milayam, Jayalalithaa's residence in Chennai's Poes Garden, would be converted to a government memorial, which would be open to the public. "We want the govern...

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Overhaul: The Cinematography of James Bond, the Daniel-Craig Era

Overhaul: The Cinematography of James Bond, the Daniel-Craig Era

Daniel Craig at the United Nations in NY in 2015. Daniel Craig really regrets saying he would rather take his own life than reprise his role as James Bond . I'd argue that only Connery and late-...

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Laurie Oakes calls out 'dopey' Joyce over citizenship bungle

Laurie Oakes calls out 'dopey' Joyce over citizenship bungle

Two years after the Australian deputy prime minister threatened to put down her dogs, the American actress poked fun at Joyce following the revelation that he was also a New Zealand citizen. Pyne sa...

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Assam's Independence Day spirit remains buoyant in the face of floods

Assam's Independence Day spirit remains buoyant in the face of floods

As many as 304 relief camps have been set up along with 325 relief distribution centres where 1, 38, 648 people have taken shelter. The state government has pressed into service 50 rescue teams co...

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Graham, Trump Feud Over Charlottesville Comments

Graham, Trump Feud Over Charlottesville Comments

It appears Graham is asking the president to give a more detailed and unqualified disavowal of those groups' support. President Donald Trump took to Twitter early Thursday to respond to the ...

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Pauline Hanson Just Walked Into The Senate Wearing A Burqa, No, Really

Pauline Hanson Just Walked Into The Senate Wearing A Burqa, No, Really

Hanson, who bore the brunt of a blistering take-down in the chamber by the Attorney General following her stunt , was already on the receiving end of bad press when she strolled into the Senate cha...

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Chris Cantwell, leader of white supremacy march, fearful, tearful

Our enemies will not stop, they've been threatening us all over the place... "We're not non-violent", he told VICE. Christopher Cantwell , who called counter-protesters "animals", is asking for "guid...

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WEATHER: Laois could be hit by hurricane this weekend

WEATHER: Laois could be hit by hurricane this weekend

Forecasters have estimated a 20 percent chance of formation during the next two days and a 60 percent chance of formation through five days. The most recent system to pop up on the NHC's radar is ...

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NIA continues its terror, raids 12 locations in IOK

NIA continues its terror, raids 12 locations in IOK

Officials in the central probe agency said the searches are being carried out at 12 locations in Srinagar , Baramulla and Handwara districts. "The searches have unearthed highly incriminating m...

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First human case of West Nile virus in OH for 2017 confirmed

First human case of West Nile virus in OH for 2017 confirmed

The Butte County Mosquito and Vector Control District said it is not notified of the locations of human cases until people show symptoms, District Manager Matt Ball said. "It's the time of year when...

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Charlottesville fallout: Six business leaders quit Trump panel

Charlottesville fallout: Six business leaders quit Trump panel

Two top labor leaders have stepped down from President Donald Trump's manufacturing council, joining a string of business leaders who have done so following the president's response to an attack at ...

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Kenyan opposition leader to challenge election result in court

Kenyan opposition leader to challenge election result in court

Many residents of Kenya's capital returned to work on Monday despite a call by opposition leader Raila Odinga to stay at home to protest last week's disputed election in which President Uhuru Ke...

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Tech companies, law profs agree

Tech companies, law profs agree

The companies argue in new court papers that the Fourth Amendment, which protects people's privacy, applies to digital data as well as physical material - although web users necessarily share digita...

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Grizzly bear trophy hunting will be banned in British Columbia this fall

Grizzly bear trophy hunting will be banned in British Columbia this fall

Hunters that have been issued permits prior to the announcement will still be allowed to make their kill, Natural Resource Operations Minister Doug Donaldson confirmed. We anticipate working with th...

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Iran can't use nuclear deal to hold world hostage, says United States envoy

Iran can't use nuclear deal to hold world hostage, says United States envoy

Rouhani warned that if this continues, Iran might be forced to quit the nuclear deal . Rouhani's comments followed a new round of US sanctions that were enacted against Iran a few weeks ago by...

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Search area for missing airliner MH370 potentially narrowed to three locations

Search area for missing airliner MH370 potentially narrowed to three locations

The search for missing flight MH370 has been pointed towards to three specific locations in the southern Indian ocean . The new proposals had been received following the release of the Commonwealth ...

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Trump signs order that streamlines construction

Trump signs order that streamlines construction

Then he whipped out a much shorter chart to show what the process will look under his new policy. But critics worry that efforts to speed up the review process could lead to inadequate environmental...

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Alabama Republicans Hold Primary To Fill Jeff Sessions' Senate Seat

Alabama Republicans Hold Primary To Fill Jeff Sessions' Senate Seat

Many other Republicans here expressed similar bewilderment. He was unable to escape a runoff despite being buoyed by an endorsement by President Donald Trump . Moore led odd in a recent runoff ...

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United Kingdom eyes 'temporary customs union' with EU

But during this period, the United Kingdom would also expect to be able to negotiate its own worldwide trade deals - something it can not do as an EU customs union member, according to the BBC . At t...

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GoDaddy expels white supremacist site Daily Stormer after article on Charlottesville victim

GoDaddy expels white supremacist site Daily Stormer after article on Charlottesville victim

After being given notice by GoDaddy , The Daily Stormer moved its domain name registration to Google , which on Monday also kicked the site off for violating its terms of service. The Daily Sto...

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On Independence Day, PM Modi Calls For A Transformed India By 2022

On Independence Day, PM Modi Calls For A Transformed India By 2022

Economists have said the policy, which triggered months of cash shortages, has curtailed India's record growth, but Modi claimed trillions of rupees in untaxed wealth had surfaced as a result. He sa...

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Kim Jong Un Backs Down In Nuclear Showdown With Trump

But the top USA diplomat said it would be up to Kim to decide when such negotiations would begin, having previously insisted Pyongyang must demonstrate that it accepts it will have to give up its ...

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Trump Retweets User Who Called Him a 'Fascist'

Trump Retweets User Who Called Him a 'Fascist'

Trump has also invoked the former sheriff in his calls for tougher immigration enforcement and has advocated for tactics that made Arpaio a national figure. President Donald Trump likes to tweet ...

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North Korea rhetoric remains sharp but shows signs of cooling

They said the U.S. and its allies could no longer afford to stand by as North Korea pushed ahead with developing a nuclear-tipped intercontinental ballistic missile. South Korea's president on Tuesd...

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USA protestors topple Confederate statue in North Carolina

USA protestors topple Confederate statue in North Carolina

There were no arrests. North Carolina anti-white supremacy protesters took matters into their own hands on Monday by tying a rope around a almost 100-year-old statue of a Confederate soldier and for...

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North Korea Says It Won't Fire Missiles At Guam After All

North Korea Says It Won't Fire Missiles At Guam After All

The North Korean government responded by stating it is " carefully examining " a plan to hit the USA territory of Guam with missiles. But after hearing the plan and considering it, Kim opted not to gi...

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Lincoln Memorial vandalized with red spray paint

Lincoln Memorial vandalized with red spray paint

However, a tweet from a reporter in the nation's capital showed that remnants of the graffiti remained this afternoon. The crew used a gentle paint stripper that won't damage the stone to remove the...

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Three men shot and killed at the Great Lakes Dragaway

Three men shot and killed at the Great Lakes Dragaway

All three victims were black men in their 30s, and from Aurora, Illinois, according to a police spokesperson. "He had enough time and enough arrogance to go back up and actually make sure that they ...

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Mattis, Tillerson make United States stance on North Korea more confusing

Mattis, Tillerson make United States stance on North Korea more confusing

In a diplomatic win for the United States, the measures were approved unanimously - including by Russian Federation and China, the North's sole major ally, according to AFP. "That shows where the Trum...

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Venezuela Targeted Marco Rubio for Assassination

Venezuela Targeted Marco Rubio for Assassination

Marco Rubio has been under increased security the past three weeks after a possible threat to his life was uncovered by the USA government, CBS Miami confirms. "USCP has not requested assistance at t...

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The N Korea-US stand-off shows no signs of de-escalation

The N Korea-US stand-off shows no signs of de-escalation

Critics fear that's a bad move. Yes, North Korea's regime has a history of provocative acts of violence , but they are not likely to launch a strike on US forces or civilians in Guam , South Kore...

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Those who knew OH man accused in Charlottesville crash speak out

Those who knew OH man accused in Charlottesville crash speak out

Twenty-year-old James Alex Fields Jr . of OH was charged with second-degree murder after he plowed a Dodge Challenger through a crowd of peaceful marchers in Charlottesville , Virginia . 'I thoug...

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Submarine in missing journalist case sunk on goal, Danish police say

Submarine in missing journalist case sunk on goal, Danish police say

Found empty, the vessel is now undergoing technical investigation by the police - in conjunction with extensive search efforts around the waters of Öresund to find Wall. "We decided during our first p...

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U.S. remains poised to attack North Korea

US National Security Adviser HR McMaster and CIA Director Mike Pompeo have both said they do not foresee a war with North Korea despite the President's fiery rhetoric. Reuters reports that this could...

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Dunford says United States military options only if sanctions fail: South Korea

Presidential Spokesman Park Soo-hyun said Moon made the call toward Pyongyang during a meeting with U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Joseph Dunford at the presidential office on Monday. He said tha...

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China to implement United Nations sanctions on North Korea

China to implement United Nations sanctions on North Korea

She urged the USA to continue working with China for stable economic relations and asked it not to use the conflict in North Korea as a means to pressure Beijing in trade matters. Trump's memo comes...

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Tropical Depression No. 8 Expected To Become Tropical Storm

Tropical Depression No. 8 Expected To Become Tropical Storm

The depression is now sporting wind speeds of 35 miles per hour and is moving north-northwest at around 14 miles per hour. At 5 a.m., the center of Tropical Depression No. With its current forecast ...

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United Kingdom says it will not stay in European Union via 'back door'

United Kingdom says it will not stay in European Union via 'back door'

The EU's chief negotiator, Michel Barnier , warned EU ambassadors last month that the lack of progress meant talks on the future relationship with the United Kingdom, including a free-trade agreement...

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