• Grace Mugabe's diplomatic immunity was unconstitutional, South African court rules
Grace Mugabe's diplomatic immunity was unconstitutional, South African court rules

Delivering his judgement on Monday, Judge Bashier Vally stated that the decision by the former Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Maite Nkoana-Mashabane, to grant Mrs Mugabe diplomatic immunity was inconsistent with the South African Constitution and should therefore be set aside.

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  • California Firefighters Work 48-Hour Shifts to Battle Deadly Blaze
California Firefighters Work 48-Hour Shifts to Battle Deadly Blaze

Around 10,000 more people have been told to leave their homes in northern California after two wildfires flared up in Mendocino and Lake counties. More than 500 buildings - 300 of them homes - have been destroyed and 39,000 people have been evacuated in and around the city of Redding, north of Sacramento.

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  • After Waffling On Kavanaugh, Rand Paul Predictably Says He'll Support Nominee
After Waffling On Kavanaugh, Rand Paul Predictably Says He'll Support Nominee

Paul tweeted , "After meeting Judge Kavanaugh and reviewing his record, I have made a decision to support his nomination". Paul, R-Ky., said he made the decision despite some disagreement about his record on the government's collection of bulk phone data without a warrant after the September 11 attacks.

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  • Body of United Kingdom student found after accident in Mediterranean Sea
Body of United Kingdom student found after accident in Mediterranean Sea

Bull, reached by telephone, said the U.S. Embassy and the Israeli authorities are assisting and working with a search-and-rescue team to locate Jones. Thomas-Mora and her father (Jones' grandfather) will meet with officials searching for Jones on Monday, July 30th. Like most teens, Jones posted to social media, sharing photos shortly before her s...

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  • Hunt misidentifies Chinese wife
Hunt misidentifies Chinese wife

At a press conference later, Mr Hunt said: 'We discussed the offer made by Foreign Minister Wang to open discussion of a possible free-trade deal done between Britain and China , post-Brexit. Mr Hunt was using visit to show Britain's commitment to deepening ties post-Brexit between the nations. "China and Britain should treat each other's develo...

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  • Soybean farmers anxious, even with $12B in aid, and European Union promises
Soybean farmers anxious, even with $12B in aid, and European Union promises

Trump. China has become a major buyer of ME lobster, but with the retaliatory tariffs imposed by China on USA seafood, the country will likely look toward Canada to fill that need. For many farmers, this is a bad sign. From the National Association of Farm Broadcasting News Service . Johannson said the program is created to give the Trum...

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  • Israel intercepts ship trying to break Gaza blockade, Australian on board
Israel intercepts ship trying to break Gaza blockade, Australian on board

In that incident, Israeli commandos killed nine Turkish activists when they raided a six-ship flotilla trying to reach the Gaza Strip in defiance of the blockade. The blockade has faced criticism from various United Nations and humanitarian groups, which organizations like the Red Cross calling the blockade a type of "collective punishment" impos...

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  • Mugabe will vote against his old party
Mugabe will vote against his old party

Instead, he endorsed the opposition candidate Nelson Chamisa . "I cannot vote for those who tormented me", Mr Mugabe said, hinting he could vote for MDC. Mnangagwa, a former Mugabe confidante, has tried to recast himself as a voice for reform, inviting back Western dozens of election observers and pledging a free and fair vote.

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  • Scaramucci: 'Very Possible' Trump Didn't Know of Trump Tower Meeting
Scaramucci: 'Very Possible' Trump Didn't Know of Trump Tower Meeting

Giuliani said his shift stemmed from the revelation that Cohen had been "surreptitiously recording his clients" - referring to the tape of Cohen and Trump discussing a payment to former Playboy model Karen McDougal, who's alleged she had a long-running affair with Trump before he became president.

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  • US Issues Warnings on North Korean Supply Chains, Slave Labor
US Issues Warnings on North Korean Supply Chains, Slave Labor

Anchor: North Korea appears to have begun dismantling facilities at its missile engine test site in North Pyongan Province. He said he would be happy to answer the latter question if necessary in a classified setting, but suggested public statements on the issue would not help "a complex negotiation with a hard adversary".

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  • World treated to incredible blood moon
World treated to incredible blood moon

The eclipse will be visible from most places around the world, including Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, South America, and the Middle East. Time put together a list of the best places to see the eclipse . On the same day as the eclipse , the planet Mars will be at its brightest as it travels close to Earth. Unlike a solar eclipse...

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  • Trump says did not know of 2016 Trump Tower meeting with Russians
Trump says did not know of 2016 Trump Tower meeting with Russians

He even retained Bill and Crooked Hillary's lawyer. "So yeah, it would be embarrassing if it turns out to be true", he concluded, "it isn't helpful to Donald Trump , but it doesn't seem to me that it hurts him in a legal sense". Lanny Davis, Cohen's lawyer and a columnist for The Hill, said Cohen routinely recorded conversations instead of takin...

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  • 700+ Migrant Families Still Separated as Reunification Deadline Passes
700+ Migrant Families Still Separated as Reunification Deadline Passes

The separation policy was rooted in administration arguments that separating children would deter Central American migrants from coming-and in prominent officials' skepticism that asylum seekers from that region deserve refuge, as this report explains .

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  • Facebook finally suspends Alex Jones and Infowars for hate speech
Facebook finally suspends Alex Jones and Infowars for hate speech

According to Facebook, the company received reports related to four different videos on the pages that Infowars and Alex Jones maintain on Facebook. high school shooting. InfoWars is an organization notorious for spreading demonstrably false information and conspiracy theories on a host of issues, including suggesting that the Sandy Hook...

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  • Body of Irish man missing in Greek wild fire found
Body of Irish man missing in Greek wild fire found

But the same people who are angry now, when the evacuation order would have been issued, they would have stayed back and tried to protect their houses. "People are shocked, lost". "This is a hard process, more hard than other mass disasters we have dealt with", coroner Nicholas Calories said, adding that the bodies of most of the victims were com...

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  • 'Never, ever threaten the United States again': Trump lashes out at Iran
'Never, ever threaten the United States again': Trump lashes out at Iran

The tweet came on the heels of Rouhani's warning to Trump that hostile policies could lead to the "mother of all wars" with Iran. President Trump late Sunday tweeted out to Iranian President Rouhani to never threaten the USA again or face historic consequences.

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  • Israel shoots down Syrian fighter jet it says entered Israeli airspace
Israel shoots down Syrian fighter jet it says entered Israeli airspace

Israeli missiles shot down Tuesday a Syrian fighter jet that entered its aerial space, Israel's military said . Israel has shot down a Syrian military jet that entered its airspace, further raising tensions between the countries. Fighting is now concentrated in the Yarmouk basin, the last pocket of territory held by Islamic State in southweste...

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  • Senate Committees Announce Series Of Hearings On Russia
Senate Committees Announce Series Of Hearings On Russia

Pressed on the point during the news conference in Helsinki, Trump said both the US and Russian Federation were to blame for the nadir in relations. Trump provoked an uproar at his summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki last week by casting doubt on USA intelligence findings that Russia interfered in the 2016 presidential elec...

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  • Trump considering revoking security clearances of critical ex
Trump considering revoking security clearances of critical ex

The wielding of presidential power to punish prominent critics would take this White House perilously closer to potential abuses of executive authority - perhaps moving it onto territory not tested by any commander in chief since Richard Nixon.

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  • Could the Cohen-Trump Tape Be a Nothingburger?
Could the Cohen-Trump Tape Be a Nothingburger?

Michael Avenatti , the lawyer of adult star Stormy Daniels in her case against Donald Trump and his former attorney Michael Cohen , said he would absolutely consider representing the latter if he provided investigators with more audio recordings which would be detrimental to the president, according to The Hill .

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  • Cohen Tapes Erase Attorney-Client Privilege, 'Indication of a Fraud'
Cohen Tapes Erase Attorney-Client Privilege, 'Indication of a Fraud'

Giuliani has said that Cohen ultimately never made the payment that Cohen discussed with Trump . Will told O'Donnell that this first tape, in which Trump and Cohen discuss a payment to former Playboy model Karen McDougal , is just "redundant evidence" that Trump is "a seedy man whose incontinent sexual appetites get him into trouble with se...

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  • Met Office issues thunderstorms warning for the North East
Met Office issues thunderstorms warning for the North East

Large hail and strong gales and flooding from the torrential rain could cause damage to homes, according to the Met Office. During the current heatwave , United Kingdom temperatures have been approximately 10C higher than average for this time of year.

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  • Demi Lovato overdose not caused by heroin
Demi Lovato overdose not caused by heroin

Meanwhile, TMZ - the outlet that broke the bad news - got conflicting reports about the drug that caused the overdose. "I don't wanna give it the power to say that it controls my every thought, but it's something I'm constantly thinking about".

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  • Suspect arrested in Oakland train station stabbings
Suspect arrested in Oakland train station stabbings

Letifah Wilson told KGO-TV that the suspect "was wiping off his knife and stood at the stairs and just looked" after the attack. Monday night, Oakland City Councilmember Lynette McElhaney said she had spoken to the district attorney and was told that Cowell will be arraigned Wednesday and the office hasn't ruled out charging him with a hate cri...

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  • Paul Ryan: Trump's security clearance threats amount to 'trolling'
Paul Ryan: Trump's security clearance threats amount to 'trolling'

Sanders was referring to former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey , former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper , former CIA chief Michael Hayden , former Obama National Security Advisor Susan Rice , and former Federal Bureau of Investigation deputy director Andrew McCabe .

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  • Israel Attacks Syria with New American Missiles
Israel Attacks Syria with New American Missiles

Syrian state television said Sunday an Israeli airstrike had hit a military post in the city of Masyaf in Syria's Hama province, but caused only material damage. "Israel continues to maintain a non-intervention policy regarding the Syrian conflict and continues to hold the Syrian regime accountable for all activities in Syrian territory".

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  • Trump claims ex-lawyer's phone recording 'perhaps illegal'
Trump claims ex-lawyer's phone recording 'perhaps illegal'

His comments stoked speculation that he might co-operate with investigators against Mr Trump, although there has been no confirmation so far that he has done so. "The President says 'make sure it's done correctly, and make sure its done by check'". In an interview with The Times , Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani confirmed Trump discussed the paymen...

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  • Sanders and new Democratic star Ocasio-Cortez wade into GOP-heavy Kansas
Sanders and new Democratic star Ocasio-Cortez wade into GOP-heavy Kansas

CBS News' "Face the Nation" moderator Margaret Brennan sat down with Vermont's Sanders, a well-known face in Democratic politics, and New York's casio-Cortez , a rising star in the party after she defeated incumbent Rep. Sanders won the Kansas Democratic presidential caucus over Clinton with almost twice the number of votes. And Democratic Socia...

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  • PM Modi to gift 200 cows to this country
PM Modi to gift 200 cows to this country

This is not Modi's first visit to the African continent. This is his second visit to mainland Africa after he visited Mozambique, South Africa, Tanzania and Kenya in 2016. One which is of $100 million for industrial parks and nearly a similar amount for agriculture and irrigation. Two of the units are a donation of the Government of India, while ...

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  • Rohani warns Trump: War with Iran 'is the mother of all wars'
Rohani warns Trump: War with Iran 'is the mother of all wars'

Trump's late night tweet was responding to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani comments that "America must understand well that peace with Iran is the mother of all peace and war with Iran is the mother of all wars ". Many Iranians are largely skeptical of the Trump administration's professed support for Iranian citizens because of the harsh USA...

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  • 'White Helmets transfer to Israel shows their true nature'
'White Helmets transfer to Israel shows their true nature'

On Saturday, Jordan's Foreign Ministry said it has allowed the United Nations to organize the passage of some 800 White Helmets members for humanitarian reasons. German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer told Bild newspaper that Germany would take in eight White Helmets members and their families. The group receives funding from a number of g...

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  • Washingtin Examiner: North Korea still making nuclear bombs
Washingtin Examiner: North Korea still making nuclear bombs

Officials say Trump has been captivated by the nuclear talks, asking staffers for daily updates on the status of the negotiations. North Korea's ongoing negotiations with Seoul have also run into a hurdle this month, with the state-run Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on Saturday demanding South Korea repatriate a group of North Korean resta...

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  • Trump Tweets All Caps Warning To Iran
Trump Tweets All Caps Warning To Iran

Iran faces increased USA pressure and looming sanctions after Trump's decision to withdraw the United States from a 2015 worldwide deal over Iran's nuclear program. On Monday, Iran unveiled the mass-production line of a medium-range air-to-air missile, dubbed Fakour, in the presence of Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami.

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  • Gunman arrested after deadly LA hostage standoff
Gunman arrested after deadly LA hostage standoff

He was being held on $2 million bail Sunday and it wasn't clear if he had an attorney to comment on the allegations. Authorities had initially described the suspected gunman as a male in his late teens. The tragic incident began Saturday afternoon in another area of the city. At approximately 6:40 p.m.in the Silver Lake section of the city, f...

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  • SC’s Trey Gowdy says Trump aides should consider quitting over Russian Federation performance
SC’s Trey Gowdy says Trump aides should consider quitting over Russian Federation performance

Trump was "too friendly" with Mr. Putin. Barletta, who is running for Senate with the expectation of substantial support from Trump, hails from a northeastern Pennsylvania congressional district that strongly backed Trump in 2016. "He's been very clear that there wasn't any". Mr. Coats has been under scrutiny since he said he wished Mr. Trump h...

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  • Duck Boat Survivor Describes Pain Of Losing Entire Family In The Tragedy
Duck Boat Survivor Describes Pain Of Losing Entire Family In The Tragedy

A man looks at an idled duck boat in the parking lot of Ride the Ducks Saturday, July 21, 2018 in Branson, Mo. The report said that passengers - due to their natural buoyancy, especially if they are wearing life jackets - can become trapped against the canopy as the vessel sinks, unable to swim down to openings along the side.

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  • Los Angeles shootout: One dead, suspect held after taking hostages at supermarket
Los Angeles shootout: One dead, suspect held after taking hostages at supermarket

He'd allegedly shot his grandmother multiple times before the auto chase began. "At the termination of the pursuit, an officer involved shooting occured", the police department wrote on Twitter , but did not give further details. After a tense four-hour stand-off Saturday, Los Angeles police tweeted: "We have successfully taken the suspec...

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  • Syrian White Helmets evacuated by Israel
Syrian White Helmets evacuated by Israel

Israel signalled it would not impede the Syrian army presence in Quneitra as long as it steered away from the demilitarised zone, and said it will continue to escalate attacks along its frontier and elsewhere in Syria where it suspects Iranian-backed forces are stationed.

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  • Pursuit ends in hostage situation at LA grocery store
Pursuit ends in hostage situation at LA grocery store

Atkins' grandmother was hospitalized in critical condition on Sunday. Police say a man had shot his grandmother at least seven times, injured another woman and dragged her into his grandmother's auto to escape. He ran into the Trader Joe's after crashing his grandmother's vehicle outside the store during a police pursuit, police said. A 27-year...

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  • Back UK PM May or face national election, Brexit rebels told
Back UK PM May or face national election, Brexit rebels told

But she also counts on an attempt to either ameliorate the impact of Brexit or overturn the referendum result by winning the support of the Liberal Democrats, the Scottish National Party and Plaid Cymru-the Party of Wales. The amendments could be used as a show of strength by the Brexiteers, who are furious at the Chequers plan, but there were sign...

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