People

How M Karunanidhi became Kalaignar | Life and time of the DMK patriarch

The state government has allotted a burial site at the Gandhi Mandapam in Guindy instead. Earlier in the day, senior DMK leader Duraimurugan said outside K...


Manafort's right-hand man testifies against him in tax fraud case

Downing asked Gates, who also worked on Republican candidate Donald Trump's campaign. Gates also described to jurors how he repeatedly submitted fake financ...


Saudi Arabia appears to threaten Canada in Tweet

The Saudi government plans to move them immediately to other schools in countries like the U.S. and United Kingdom. Riyadh on Sunday recalled its ambassador f...


Australia announces extra $140m aid for drought-hit farmers

And look at the kinds of academic research we fund: $468,000 for the Australian National University to "investigate warfare in the ancient Tongan state throug...


A 9-Year-Old Boy's Lemonade Stand Was Robbed at Gunpoint

Deputies say the young drink vendor reported that a male teenager with a camouflage hat and black shirt placed a black handgun to the boy's stomach Saturday, ...


Manafort’s taxes to be focus of trial on Friday

She added that she had agreed to do this under pressure from Mr Manafort's former associate Rick Gates , who had alleged that Mr Manafort did not have the mone...


11 emaciated children are rescued from a filthy and heavily armed compound

Taos County Sheriff Jerry Hogrefe said officers found deplorable living conditions for the children. "I believed this would most likely be the path that we...


Bay Area Pacific Union Realtors Killed In Santa Ana Plane Crash Sunday

In what local authorities call a miracle , no one was hurt on the ground. It crashed in a parking lot for Staples, a CVS pharmacy and other retailers, said C...


Dozens shot across Chicago in spate of overnight violence

Over three dozen people - including an 11-year-old - were shot Saturday night in Chicago , authorities confirmed, and at least five of those victims have die...


"Totally Legal": Trump Admits His Son Met Russian Lawyer In Election Year

That new admission, however, is completely at odds with the statement Trump crafted for use in the July 2017 news story that first reported the Trump Tower me...


Spotify, Apple, Facebook crack down on Alex Jones pages and podcasts

In a statement , a YouTube spokesperson said the decision follows prior warnings to Jones about his content. Most of United States conspiracy theorist ...


Rick Gates Set to Testify Against Ex-Boss Paul Manafort

Ahead of Manafort's trial, Mueller's prosecutors listed Gates as a potential witness, indicating that he was expected to play a central role in the prosecutor...


Huge Explosion Near Italy's Bologna Airport Triggered By Road Accident

The explosion sent flames soaring into the air. The Carabinieri paramilitary police said some officers were injured by flying glass when the explosion caused wi...


Iran conducts naval exercise in Persian Gulf

The IRGC exercise comes as the United States has only one major warship, the guided-missile destroyer USS The Sullivans, inside the Persian Gulf, several offici...


Basic Income Pilot Program cancelled

One program recipient, who has lived in poverty for 15 years, told Business Insider that the basic income pilot was "a huge ray of hope", and that the future ...


Police called on black student eating lunch in American college

McCartney also noted the college would be hiring a third-party investigator to review the incident . In a transcript of the call released by school officia...


Saudi Arabia expelling Canadian ambassador

The Saudi ministry had been briefed that the Canadian foreign ministry and the Canadian embassy urged the Saudi authorities to "immediately release" the civil r...


Iran acquires commercial aircraft ahead of United States sanctions

Iran's parliament had on Wednesday announced plans to have a special session to question President Rouhani about the plummeting currency and struggling economy...


Colombia and Venezuela clash over Maduro ‘assassination attempt’

On Saturday, a policeman who requested anonymity told AFP that drones may have been released from a nearby apartment that suffered a fire after one exploded. "V...


China says it will retaliate with tariffs on $60B of United States goods

It would become another factor for the Federal Reserve to consider as it decides how quickly to raise interest rates. Starting with the latter, and continuing...


Girl in 'extreme danger' after possible abduction at Virginia airport

A search is underway for a 12-year-old girl who was allegedly abducted from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in Arlington, Virginia, while visiting...


Deadly 6.4-magnitude quake hits tourist island near Bali

Lalu Onank/Social Media via Reuters In this image made from video released by Indonesia's Disaster Mitigation Agency, damage caused by an early morning quak...


All eyes on ‘right-hand man’ in Manafort trial

In truth, she said, she was anxious that the loan did not exist and was instead a ploy to lower Manafort's tax bill. "I prepared the tax returns and communica...


Trump Tower meeting 'totally legal'

A short while later, he tweeted , "Fake News reporting, a complete fabrication , that I am concerned about the meeting my wonderful son, Donald, had in Trump ...


Seventh person dies as northern California wildfires spread

A Pacific Gas & Electric company worker was killed Saturday while doing restoration work near the Carr Fire , becoming the seventh victim the wildfire has c...


Emergency evacuations as dam burst fears see THOUSANDS ordered to leave homes

Last night, the National Weather Service warned that the worst-case scenario - a complete dam collapse - could send 17 feet of water into the central Virgini...


USA progress in reuniting migrant families 'disappointing', says judge

District Judge Dana Sabraw of San Diego said in a conference call Friday that for every parent who is not located, there will be a "permanently orphaned ch...


Mother charged with murder of daughter, 4, thrown into river

Tampa Police responded to the scene along the Hillsborough River, which runs through Downtown Tampa and retrieved the child, who was eventually pronounced dead,...


Coalition spokesman accuses Houthis of killing civilians

U.S. has been providing logistical support to the Saudi-led coalition to carry out attacks on the Yemen soil, since March 2015. The International Committee ...


Iran is seen readying for major exercise as tensions with US simmer

Along with British and French warships, the guided missile destroyer USS The Sullivans is in the Persian Gulf added with the 10 USA patrol ships at the headquar...


OR man arrested after video shows bison taunted at Yellowstone National Park

The viral video of Reinke harassing a bison in the roadway is believed to have been captured after that traffic stop. One fellow motorist can be heard yelling ...


Attack with explosive drones made on Venezuelan president

Soldiers at the event were then seen running in different directions before the televised transmission was cut off. The moment Venezuelan President Nicholas...


Russian Federation helicopter crash: Horror smash 'kills 18 with no survivors' in Siberia

The second helicopter involved landed safely. "The first take-off was carried out by an Mi-8 with an external cargo suspension without passengers on board", t...


New Zealand PM’s maternity leave over, baby-friendly parliament beckons

Returning to Parliament would mean going straight to work on mental health, environment and trade issues. "That's something that's been really amplified for me"...


Australian climber rescued after week on frozen mountain

But New Zealand crews say he's in good spirits and has only mild frostbite. "It's a great result, as we did not want the climber spending another night on t...