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John McCain Receives Presidential Farewell: Obama, Bush Give Eulogies At Washington Funeral

John McCain Receives Presidential Farewell: Obama, Bush Give Eulogies At Washington Funeral

McCain was captured by the North Vietnamese when his plane was shot down during the Vietnam War. McCain's daughter Meghan also eulogized him, noting his breeding as son and grandson of admirals, acc...

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Russia To Launch Major Naval Drills In Mediterranean As Syria Tensions Rise

Russia To Launch Major Naval Drills In Mediterranean As Syria Tensions Rise

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov made the comments to reporters on a conference call while answering a question about planned Russian naval drills in the Mediterranean, an exercise he said the hard sit...

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Four killed in bus crash in US

Four killed in bus crash in US

Most people on the bus, which was headed from St. Louis to Los Angeles , were transferred to local hospitals , authorities said. The accident, near the New Mexico town of Thoreau, took place aroun...

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Biden salutes McCain as 'a brother'

Biden salutes McCain as 'a brother'

The service at the North Baptist Church in Phoenix was held for the statesman, former prisoner of war and 2008 presidential candidate after his body was driven in a motorcade from the state capita...

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The Mysterious, Shackled Woman From the Texas Doorbell Video Has Been Found

The Mysterious, Shackled Woman From the Texas Doorbell Video Has Been Found

They found a 49-year-old man dead inside a home in the 18400 block of Sunrise Pines Drive on Tuesday morning. Authorities believe the man died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Anyone with any in...

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Fishermen talk peace as Franco-British scallops dispute flares up

Fishermen talk peace as Franco-British scallops dispute flares up

A fishing boat owner from Brixham, however, raised the number of boats confronting the Brits to 40 and said: " One boat got petrol bombed, others had windows smashed ". "They were fishing entirely l...

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Mattis again hints at resumption of joint military exercises with South Korea

Mattis again hints at resumption of joint military exercises with South Korea

US President Donald Trump tweeted on Wednesday " North Korea is under tremendous pressure from China " due to the trade dispute between Washington and Beijing. USA analysts have raised concerns ...

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Northwest lawmakers remember Senator McCain

Northwest lawmakers remember Senator McCain

McCain was finally released on March 14, 1973 but the effects of the crash and torture were evident in his everyday life from that day forward. with a visible limp when he walked and his inability to ...

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May to visit Africa for first time as PM

The Prime Minister's trade mission to Africa will see her visit three nations in total. The visit - which will see PM May meet the presidents of all three countries - aims to deepen economic and tra...

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US Senator John McCain dies after brain tumour battle

US Senator John McCain dies after brain tumour battle

John McCain was a fierce warrior in every sense of the word whether he was fighting the North Vietnamese who held him captive, promoting the issues in which he believed on the floor of the Senate, or...

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'Not blood and soil': McCain's farewell message to Americans criticizes Trump

'Not blood and soil': McCain's farewell message to Americans criticizes Trump

The White House had lowered its flag to half-staff on Sunday, but shortly after midnight, it was back at full staff, in a clear break with precedent - which dictates that it be lowered until burial ...

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Pope 'begs for God's forgiveness' for sexual abuse scandal

Pope 'begs for God's forgiveness' for sexual abuse scandal

Vatican officials yesterday declined immediate comment on the statement, which was published by the National Catholic Register and several other media outlets in the U.S. Francis accepted McCarrick'...

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Flake endorses plan to rename Senate office after McCain

Flake endorses plan to rename Senate office after McCain

Presidents past and present joined members of Congress from both parties and world leaders in mourning Senator John McCain and praising him for a lifetime of service and accomplishments. Speaking ...

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Australia's new PM announces Cabinet World News

Australia's new PM announces Cabinet World News

Support for Australia's governing Liberal-National party (LNP) coalition has fallen to its lowest level since 2008 following Scott Morrison's ascent to prime minister. The Energy and Environment has...

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Mexico trade deal near; Nafta hurdles seen easing, says Trump

Mexico trade deal near; Nafta hurdles seen easing, says Trump

Meanwhile, Lopez Obrador said on Friday that progress was indeed being made in the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement, which Trump had dubbed a " disaster " for USA workers and i...

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Videogamer shoots 2 dead, kills self at tournament

Videogamer shoots 2 dead, kills self at tournament

Nine of the injured sustained gunshot wounds, but officials say all are expected to survive. The professional gamer known as "oLARRY2K", of Bucks Gaming, was said to have been shot in the chest, ac...

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Trump calls off N Korea trip, to S Korean concern

Trump calls off N Korea trip, to S Korean concern

Although it has halted nuclear and missile testing and taken some unrelated steps - dismantling portions of a missile engine facility and returning the suspected remains of American servicemen killed ...

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Facebook bans Myanmar military chief, others for fueling ethnic tensions

Facebook bans Myanmar military chief, others for fueling ethnic tensions

Some 700,000 Rohingya Muslims fled northern Rakhine state to Bangladesh after Myanmar launched a brutal crackdown in August a year ago on insurgents amid accounts of arson, murder and rape at the ...

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White House flag no longer at half-staff after McCain's death

White House flag no longer at half-staff after McCain's death

Trump's apparent refusal to honor McCain with the White House flags didn't go unnoticed on Twitter either. The Arizona Republican, whose relationship with President Trump has always been fraught, d...

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Thomas Cook evacuates 300 from Egyptian hotel after couple's deaths

Thomas Cook evacuates 300 from Egyptian hotel after couple's deaths

But lawyer Nick Harris, who is representing guests of the same hotel, said the authorities are trying to downplay the deaths to protect the tourism industry which has been in decline since the Arab Sp...

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Drug Tunnel Uncovered in Former KFC Building

Drug Tunnel Uncovered in Former KFC Building

The stash included 118 kg of methamphetamine, six grams of cocaine, three kg of fentanyl, 13 kg of white heroin, and six kg of brown heroin. Mr. Brown noted that the three kilograms of fentanyl seiz...

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Husband: British woman freed temporarily from Iranian prison

Husband: British woman freed temporarily from Iranian prison

Ratcliffe said his wife, who has denied all charges filed against her in Iran, was now with her parents and their four-year-old daughter Gabriella in Damavand, a mountain resort near Tehran. The new f...

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Thousands greet Pope Francis on arrival in Irish village of Knock

Thousands greet Pope Francis on arrival in Irish village of Knock

The main objective of the trip to Ireland is to close a week-long worldwide Catholic gathering on the theme of the family that takes place every three years in a different city. They set children's sh...

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Air quality to worsen in Vancouver, Edmonton after brief respite

Air quality to worsen in Vancouver, Edmonton after brief respite

It blew in more than a week ago from hundreds of wildfires burning across Canada's westernmost province of British Columbia as well as US states to the south, and according to officials was expected t...

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State Dept warns South Africa of ‘wrong path’ amid land expropriation row

State Dept warns South Africa of ‘wrong path’ amid land expropriation row

On Thursday‚ Trump tweeted that he was looking into South Africa's land seizures. Despite doubling the number of working of people in South Africa since 1994, the unemployment rate remained stub...

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Separated North And South Koreans Meet For 1st Time In Decades

Separated North And South Koreans Meet For 1st Time In Decades

Ahmad Khatami also told worshippers attending Eid prayers in Tehran that President Donald Trump's offer of talks with Iranian leaders was unacceptable as the us leader wanted Tehran to concede on it...

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Kerala Rains: Focus shifts to rehabilitation as floodwaters recede

Kerala Rains: Focus shifts to rehabilitation as floodwaters recede

More than 370 people have been killed, majority in landslides, since the monsoon rains started in June. As the flood-water in Kerala has started to recede, some regions still remain water-logged a...

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Mueller Wants Papadopoulos to Go to Jail, Says He Harmed Russia Investigation

Mueller Wants Papadopoulos to Go to Jail, Says He Harmed Russia Investigation

Mueller did "not take a position with respect to a particular sentence" for Papadopoulos but recommended incarceration within the zero-to-six-month guidelines, according to a sentencing memo filed F...

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Taliban has reportedly rejected the call for ceasefire during Eid Al-Adha

Taliban has reportedly rejected the call for ceasefire during Eid Al-Adha

The Taliban didn't immediately react and its spokesman, Zabihullah Mujahed, didn't respond to calls seeking comment. However, the Taliban said it had chosen to release the vast majority of the hosta...

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Trump worries that Mueller interview could be a 'perjury trap'

Trump worries that Mueller interview could be a 'perjury trap'

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. President Donald Trump insisted today that his White House counsel isn't a "RAT" like the Watergate-era White House attorney who turned on Richard Nixon, and he blasted the ongoing...

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