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Outside spending, not Trump, roils race for Chaffetz's replacement

Chaffetz announced earlier this year that he would step down from the House, where he served as the chairman of the powerful Oversight Committee. -Mexican borde...


Indian, Chinese Troops Exchange Sweets As Bitterness Prevails In Doklam

Amidst the Sino-Indian border standoff, a top RSS functionary on Tuesday called for boycotting Chinese goods and promoting the use of "swadeshi" products. But ...


After Doklam, Indian Army Foils China's Attempt To Infiltrate Ladakh

Personnel from both sides received some injuries in stone-pelting. Their attempts were foiled by Indian troops. Nauert was responding to questions on the sk...


Minneapolis considered as a possible site for matches in 2026

Preparations on the final bid will begin in January and the formal application will be sent to Federation Internationale de Football Association on March 16, 20...


United States seeks 'effective' ties with China's military

Darryn James. He will then travel to China and Japan during his Asia tour, it added. USA military spokesman Capt. Darryn James said Dunford "stressed that...


At least 47 dead in Nepal flooding after days of downpours

In Nepal , authorities said they had found at least 49 bodies of people killed by monsoon-related causes. Shankar Hari Acharya, the chief of Nepal's nation...


Congress demands CM Yogi resignation over death of Kids in UP

Sources said the supply of oxygen to the hospital was stopped on Thursday night due to non-payment of dues to the firm engaged in supplying oxygen to the hospit...


Scaramucci criticizes President Trump's response to the violence in Charlottesville

But Scaramucci said he thought the interview with reporter Ryan Lizza was off the record. "He's got to move more into the mainstream". At the end of the int...


Snap Inc. (NYSE:SNAP) Shares Bought by NN Investment Partners Holdings NV

Finally, Jennison Associates LLC acquired a new position in Snap during the first quarter valued at about $119,178,000. FMR LLC bought a new stake in shares o...


Tamil Nadu CM meets PM Modi amid speculation on merger

Panneerselvam , the then CM had pointed at Sasikala alleging her role in Jayalalithaa's death. Talking to reporters at Thanjavur, he sought to know while ot...


Kaira Asks Nawaz to disclose name of conspirator

However, he had to review the decision due to fears that Punjab, which is the power house of the country, would face problems in the absence of Mr Shahbaz as Ch...


At least 20 people injured in a truck explosion in Lahore

It should be noted that Lahore has been hit twice within around two weeks. The blast took place at Bund road area. No group has yet claimed responsibility f...


North Korea Finally Frees Foreign Pastor After Years In Detention

South Korea-born Canadian pastor Hyeon Soo Lim stands during his trial at a North Korean court in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central ...


Mayo Clinic Named Best Hospital In Nation For 2nd Time

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center was ranked second-best hospital in California and first in the Los Angeles area. UH also received rankings of high performi...


North Korea, Russia foreign ministers agree to resolve issues 'diplomatically'

Tillerson and Lavrov's meeting comes after US President Donald Trump signed a bill passed overwhelmingly by Congress imposing new sanctions on Russian ...


Tropical storm warnings issued for Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula

NASA's Aqua satellite provided a look at the extent of the storm's clouds on August 7 at 3:10 p.m. EDT (19:10 UTC). In addition to the heavy rain, waves in ex...


Australians might get to vote on marriage equality in November

Sydney's Catholic Archbishop Anthony Fisher and his Anglican counterpart, Archbishop Glenn Davies, have criticised a proposed Bill to permit same-sex marriage ...


Donald Trump-Russia investigators ask White House for documents about Michael Flynn

They are said to have questioned witnesses about his dealings with Turkish-American lobbyist Ekim Alptekin , who paid his consulting firm Flynn Intel Group $...


Gunman storm Catholic church, kills 8 worshipers in Anambra

He promised that the state government would pay the hospital bills of the victims. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the governor also visited Our Lady ...


Kerala CPM to Host Asian Leaders Meeting in September

The defence minister's visit focused lambasting the Kerala government for ongoing political violence more than settling political disputes. "Hence, as a rep...


Iran's Supreme Leader confirms Rowhani as president

Hassan Rouhani was sworn in as Iran's President for a second term in a ceremony at the country's Parliament on Saturday. Javdanfar said the new US sanc...


Three American troops missing after US Osprey ditches off Australia

Both ships and aircraft have been scrambled to aid the search operation. Talisman Saber is a biennial U.S. -Australia bilateral exercise held off the coast of A...


Leader asks new Rouhani govt

Among those in attendance at the ceremony was former President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, who fell out of favour with the establishment and was notably barred from st...


Cong VP to visit Gujarat this week

The tax authorities also interrogated for a couple of hours the energy minister, who belongs to Karnataka's ruling Congress party, at a resort in Bengaluru wh...


Two days in Phoenix, two babies dead in hot cars

Two infants have died inside hot cars in Phoenix within two days, as temperatures topped 100 degrees in the city. No arrests have been made. The high temper...


Van plows into crowd outside LA restaurant; 9 injured, driver arrested

At least six people were injured during the incident that took place at approximately 3:45 p.m. According to Barlow, the as yet unidentified man was arrested on...


Danilo Gallinari Suffers Thumb Injury After Punching Opponent in Face

Both bigs were fighting for position to get a rebound. The punch sent Gallinari to a hospital to have his hand examined. The 6-foot-9 Kok , who played college ...


USA tests missile-defense system over Pacific Ocean

Missile Defense Agency said in a statement . THAAD is not created to intercept intercontinental ballistic missiles, like the one North Korea tested for t...


Homeland Security Secretary Says Ports A Terrorism Priority

A USA intelligence official told CBS News that the new ban was put in place because of an intelligence report that found a terrorist plot seeking to use explo...


Jordan, Israel at loggerheads over embassy shooting

Jordan is not allowing the guard to leave the country , and Israel has confined its staff at the embassy to the embassy grounds. It is very likely that the I...


Gujarat Congress MLAs leave party, join BJP

Three senior Gujarat Congress legislators on Thursday resigned from the party and joined the BJP in a huff, expressing their anger against the Congress for igno...


Fires Roar Through South Of France

One hotspot had been brought under control by the hundreds of firefighters tackling the inferno, but two other areas of this mountainous region were not yet sec...


'No more transgenders in USA military' - Trump announces on Twitter

He reasoned that the government "cannot be burdened with the tremendous medical costs and disruption that transgender in the military would entail", though ...


Centre rushes 12 additional NDRF teams to flood-hit Gujarat

Summary: The Ahmedabad city received almost 72 mm of rains in the last 12 hours ending at 11 am today. A cyclist wades through a flooded road following hea...


McCain Hurries Back to Senate After Cancer Diagnosis To Vote For Trumpcare

Sen. The president urged Republican senators to vote in favor of starting debate, though it is still unclear whether the legislation will seek to replace O...