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Teen's slaying leaves doubt about motive in Muslim community

Teen's slaying leaves doubt about motive in Muslim community

He says "we're doing a thorough investigation". "We're pursuing that possibility [that a sexual assault happened], but we have to wait for forensic examination results and the report of autopsy from t...

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Pro-Islamic state militants storm school in southern Philippines

Police Chief Inspector Realan Mamon said the gunmen from the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) raided the village of Malagakit in North Cotabato at dawn and engaged government forces in a fir...

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UN chief hopes US, Russia calm tensions over Syria

UN chief hopes US, Russia calm tensions over Syria

The U.S. -led coalition fighting the Islamic State group said a U.S. F-15 fighter jet shot down the drone "after it displayed hostile intent" while approaching a military camp near the Syria-J...

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Former Government Employee Accused of Espionage

Former Government Employee Accused of Espionage

Kevin Mallory, 60, was found to be carrying $16,500 in USA dollars in his carry-on luggage before being charged by federal prosecutors under the federal Espionage Act. Analysis of the device through...

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First Test for Saudi Arabia's King-in-Waiting: Fixing the Economy

The plans include ending popular subsidies for gasoline, electricity and water - which changes the contract between Saudi citizens and the government, and comes with some political peril. Prince Abd...

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N.Korea conducts rocket engine test

N.Korea conducts rocket engine test

In February 2012, the North Korea agreed to temporarily freeze its uranium enrichment programme and stop testing missiles in exchange for fuel and food aid from the US. A South Korean Army artillery u...

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Was referring to 'fashion' of parties seeking loan waiver: Venkaiah Naidu

Was referring to 'fashion' of parties seeking loan waiver: Venkaiah Naidu

Naidu's remarks came a day after the Karnataka government announced waivign of cooperative bank loans of farmers amid growing farm unrest in the country. Years after Bharatiya Janata Party shouted slo...

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U.S. missile defense test fails to intercept target over Pacific

U.S. missile defense test fails to intercept target over Pacific

The missile is being developed by Raytheon and is a joint project between the US and Japan, created to counter rising missile threats from North Korea. "Program officials will conduct an extensive ana...

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Teen accidentally shot by deputies fending off dog

Teen accidentally shot by deputies fending off dog

We will update this story with more information as it becomes available following the Sheriff's Department's investigation. But an aunt identified him as Armando Garcia , and said the dog belonged ...

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Presidential Elections 2017: A profile of Opposition's likely candidate Meira Kumar

Meira Kumar is the daughter of former Deputy Prime Minister and iconic Dalit leader Jagjivan Ram . It was said then that political parties in India - where caste matters more in elections over jobs...

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Muslim girl assaulted, murdered after leaving U.S. mosque

Sunday and assaulted her. While the episode has shaken the local Muslim community, Fairfax police say they are not investigating the girl's killing as a hate crime . During the search, which inc...

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ISIS Claims Responsibility for Deadly Friday Night Jerusalem Attack

ISIS Claims Responsibility for Deadly Friday Night Jerusalem Attack

The ongoing, though waning, terror wave that began in October 2015 has been marked by attacks carried out by so-called "lone wolves", who act without direct organizational support or instruction, unli...

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Ram Nath Kovind meets Vajpayee to seek his blessings

Palaniswami said Prime Minister Narendra Modi had requested the party's support for Kovind over phone and the decision was taken after consulting the party legislators and ministers. Panneerselvan s...

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Married High School Teacher Admits To Having Sex With Special Education Student

Married High School Teacher Admits To Having Sex With Special Education Student

Authorities were called to Central High School in Bridgeport after another student reported the sexual assault, WFSB reported. The student witness told police he believed the "her guy" Ramos w...

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Jury deliberations begin in police shooting

Jurors on Wednesday found that Dominique Heaggan-Brown, who is also black, was justified when he shot 23-year-old Sylville Smith after a brief foot chase following a traffic stop August 13. It add...

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In Brussels, weakened May to outline guarantees for EU expats in Britain

We want to find the best solution for them and their families, "said Michel Barnier, the EU's chief negotiator for Brexit". The first day of the Brexit negotiations brought the news that they are go...

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Duterte says he didn't ask United States help in Marawi siege

Duterte says he didn't ask United States help in Marawi siege

Many were teary-eyed during the flag-raising ceremonies at the heavily guarded city hall and provincial capital building in Marawi, the heartland of the Islamic faith in the country's south, where hu...

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Mourners gather for funeral of student detained in North Korea

Warmbier was jailed in North Korea for allegedly attempting to steal a political banner from Yanggakdo International Hotel in Pyongyang. However he added: "I wish we would have a little more help wi...

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Rebels attack Philippine village, possibly to divert troops

Rebels attack Philippine village, possibly to divert troops

Lt. Col. Emmanuel Garcia, commander of the Armed Forces' 4th Civil Relations Group, said 225 Maute armed group members, 59 security personnel and 26 civilians have been killed since the outbreak of ho...

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White House says no determination yet on 'Dreamer' immigrants

White House says no determination yet on 'Dreamer' immigrants

DACA allows for immigrants who came to the USA as children, known as "Dreamers", to obtain work permits and remain in the country legally. The decision not to defend the DAPA order in court, ho...

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'Zombie government' braces for United Kingdom parliament test

Theresa May's Conservatives could be hit with a legal challenge over a proposed deal to govern with Northern Ireland's DUP , according to reports . Mr Skinner quipped about the Queen's urgency ...

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Tech CEOs, Trump Talk Modernizing Government

According to Recode , in a meeting with the White House's American Technology Council , Trump conceded that federal agencies desperately needed to catch up with the private sector when it come...

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LAPD cadets have way more fun committing crimes than becoming junior cops

Marathon and passing out fliers alerting residents about crimes in their neighborhood. Three suspects were taken into custody. "We have a lot of tracking systems on our vehicles, but we have a lot o...

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May promises 'best possible deal' on Brexit

May promises 'best possible deal' on Brexit

He added that Ofgem "has powers available that would allow it to address the problems in the market that we now see" and asked the regulator to advise him on what action it meant to take on safeguardi...

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Mistrial declared in Cosby sex assault case

He is accused of assaulting Andrea Constand without her consent, assaulting her when she was unconscious and assaulting her using drugs to substantially impair her ability to consent in his home outsi...

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Andre Ward Knocks Out Sergey Kovalev in Eighth to Retain Belts

Andre Ward Knocks Out Sergey Kovalev in Eighth to Retain Belts

If this were a movie, they would have named it "The Exorcist" - not for the victor, not for the loser, but an exorcism for the most maligned weight class in the history of professional boxing . Koval...

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Trump calls for stricter limits on welfare for immigrants

Trump calls for stricter limits on welfare for immigrants

President Donald Trump is musing about putting solar panels on his proposed wall on the Mexican border. "I know the guys at Goldman Sachs ". But neither Trump nor the senior administration off...

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Trump Confirms He's Under Investigation, Blames Unnamed Person

The tweets came shortly after Rosenstein issued his unusual statement that appeared to be warning about the accuracy of such reports. In it, he warned Americans against believing stories that c...

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Donald Trump discloses multimillion-dollar income in latest filing

Mar-a-Lago, where Mr Trump played host to several foreign dignitaries during his seven weekends there this winter, has improved its finances. United States president Donald Trump filed governm...

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Is Sean Spicer Leaving The White House Podium?

A reporter asked Spicer about this characterization, but did not get a response. It will certainly be interesting to see if and how the White House communications office evolves, particularly if Sp...

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EU leaders to weigh terrorism, defense ties, migration

EU leaders to weigh terrorism, defense ties, migration

Top negotiators Barnier and Davis have declared the talks have gotten off to a "promising start". "It is fair to say that we will meet in a different political context from that of a few months ago,...

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Tusk holds out hope that Brexit can be reversed

Tusk holds out hope that Brexit can be reversed

She is then due to set out an overview of the government's negotiating position on the future rights of European Union citizens living in the United Kingdom at a dinner for EU leaders in the e...

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President Trump disputes Russian interference in 2016 election

President Trump disputes Russian interference in 2016 election

Johnson said the cyber intrusion did not alter votes, but the attacks will get worse. Though the Russian government wasn't able to meddle with vote tallies, Priestap said they tried to mess wit...

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Plane tackling huge wildfires 'crashes in Portugal'

Plane tackling huge wildfires 'crashes in Portugal'

Forest fires have killed over 60 people, with many dying in their cars as they tried to escape the inferno. In this image made available by the Spanish Airforce on Tuesday June 20, 2017, a Spanish fir...

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Muslim World League congratulates Saudi King on naming new crown prince

While we've been desperately trying to keep up with the breaking news as it rolls in nearly every hour, we woke up on June 21 to see that Saudi King Salman bin Abdel Aziz had deposed his nephew, Cr...

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