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Sen. Menendez 'sold his office' by accepting bribes, federal prosecutor charges

Sen. Menendez 'sold his office' by accepting bribes, federal prosecutor charges

Menendez's attorney responded that gifts from Florida ophthalmologist Salomon Melgen, Menendez's longtime friend, didn't equate to a bribery agreement. "I started my public career fighting corruption ...

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Putin calls tougher North Korea sanctions senseless, warns of 'global catastrophe'

Vladimir Putin, speaking at a press conference following a BRICS meeting in Xiamen in China , struck a discord with Washington's approach to the North Korea crisis when he criticized the pursuit of f...

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Colbert: Ivanka calling Trump 'daddy' is 'not weird at all'

During a recent visit to North Dakota where Trump delivered a speech on tax reform, he did it again, making the Internet cringe as he invited his daughter, Ivanka Trump , to the podium to say a few...

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Canadian airlines sending planes to evacuate ahead of Hurricane Irma

Canadian airlines sending planes to evacuate ahead of Hurricane Irma

A hurricane warning is in effect for Puerto Rico, Vieques, and Culebra; Dominican Republic from Cabo Engano to the northern border with Haiti; Haiti from the northern border with the Dominican Repub...

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Ayesha Gulalai refuses to quit PTI

Ayesha Gulalai refuses to quit PTI

The CEC informed her that the commission had to complete the reference hearing within its stipulated time - within 90 days of receiving it. It also mentions that Gulalai failed to reply to a show-ca...

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Northern Command head warns Pak to limit terror activities across LoC

Northern Command head warns Pak to limit terror activities across LoC

Making a clear position on border dispute, the General Officer Commander-in-Chief said if Pakistan does not stop terror activities from its soil, similar action could be taken in such situation. Since...

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Ready-to-use home-made explosives found in Paris suburb

Ready-to-use home-made explosives found in Paris suburb

Interior Minister Gerard Collomb praised the individual for his "citizen's reflex". TATP belongs to the few high explosives that do not contain nitrogen, and so can pass undetected through scanners ...

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'Cut off oil to North': South Korea in plea to Russian Federation

'Cut off oil to North': South Korea in plea to Russian Federation

The US envoy to the United Nations has urged the Security Council to take the "strongest possible measures" against North Korea after its latest nuclear test. Russian UN Ambassador Vassily Nebenzia sa...

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New Zealand A squad announced for India tour

New Zealand A squad announced for India tour

There will be only one change in the 15-man squad for the different formats, with Jeet Raval being replaced by Glenn Philips following the first class fixtures. Interestingly, the squad has three wick...

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Two Indonesians seized by Abu Sayyaf rescued in Sulu

Two Indonesians seized by Abu Sayyaf rescued in Sulu

Brig. Gen. Sobejana said the Indonesian fishermen were abducted from a Malaysian-registered boat in waters near the Malaysian state of Sabah in November. Sobejana said they were establishing connectio...

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Lamborghini Aventador S Roadster Debuts

Lamborghini Aventador S Roadster Debuts

Using worldwide pricing as a guide, the Aventador S Roadster is likely to wear a local ticket of approximately A$830,000 when it lands Down Under. The aggressive lines on the cars are inspired by na...

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So Trump Isn't Putin's Bride? There's a Meme for That

South Korea says the US military will begin adding more launchers to a contentious high-tech USA missile defense system in South Korea on Thursday to better cope with North Korean threats. "There's mu...

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Huckabee Sanders: Trump Will Donate One Million Dollars To Hurricane Harvey Relief

Huckabee Sanders: Trump Will Donate One Million Dollars To Hurricane Harvey Relief

Sanders added that Trump and his Wife would return to Texas and visit Lousiana as well. The White House has offered several different timelines for the announcement . "Texas has been tested, but ou...

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Irma does 'critical' damage to UK island

Irma does 'critical' damage to UK island

Three hurricanes are now churning in the Atlantic Ocean, and they're all moving west. The US National Hurricane Center predicts Irma will remain a Category 4 or 5 as passes just north of the Dom...

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Destiny 2 Features a Nice Throwback to Your Past Adventures

Destiny 2 Features a Nice Throwback to Your Past Adventures

Clans were relatively bare bones in the original Destiny , but Bungie has spruced them up significantly in Destiny 2 . Bungie confirmed this via Twitter . The senior technical artist at Bungie, Nat...

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Government proposes new changes to insurance discount rate

Government proposes new changes to insurance discount rate

But someone who receives that lump sum can actually increase that amount by investing it, and getting a cash return. And the new rate won't be retrospective so current claims will continue to be paid ...

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NAB approves four references to file against Sharif family, Dar

NAB approves four references to file against Sharif family, Dar

The accountability bureau was given six weeks, from the date of the court's order, to file the references in accountability courts. The NAB has made a decision to file references against accused in ...

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Lotus Evora GT430 Sport revealed

Lotus Evora GT430 Sport revealed

It carries the same line of upgrades but does not come with the racing-inspired exterior add-ons like the huge rear wing and eye-catching front splitter. That's a tenth of a second better than the GT4...

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Antonio Tajani: EU must keep the door open for Turkey

Antonio Tajani: EU must keep the door open for Turkey

President Erdogan said the European Union should honestly admit if it does not want Turkey's accession. Turkey's European Union ties minister, Omer Celik, is due to join the bloc's 28 officials fo...

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Berbatov hoping Mourinho can take Man United to the Premier League title

Berbatov hoping Mourinho can take Man United to the Premier League title

The cap came on the back of some impressive personal displays for Palace, even if the Eagles have yet to score in the Premier League . Romelu Lukaku has scored four goals in as many appearances...

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Vladimir Putin Sours on His Old Friend Rex Tillerson

Vladimir Putin Sours on His Old Friend Rex Tillerson

The Russian leader awarded Tillerson, then the CEO of Exxon Mobil, the Order of Friendship in 2013 for his "significant contribution to strengthening cooperation in the energy sector". Dashing Kreml...

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Trump Is Still Creepy

Trump Is Still Creepy

Amidst a burgeoning nuclear crisis , impending hurricane disaster and widespread protests against his inhumane immigration law reform , Trump has taken a moment at a large rally to let us know he li...

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North Korea warns of 'more gift packages' for United States, dismisses uproar

North Korea warns of 'more gift packages' for United States, dismisses uproar

North Korean leader Kim Yong Un is " begging for war ", Haley warned . The North claimed it had detonated a hydrogen bomb underground. The United States wants the Security Council to impose a...

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SC seeks affidavits on shared data

SC seeks affidavits on shared data

An expert group - headed by former Supreme Court judge B.N. Srikrishna - is now drafting the data protection law. Additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, appearing for the Centre, told a five-jud...

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Military Action is Not First Choice for N. Korea

Chinese President Xi Jinping told his USA counterpart, Donald Trump, in a telephone conversation late Wednesday that Beijing remains persistent on the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula. "What...

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Trump Is 'Not My Bride,' Putin Says

Trump Is 'Not My Bride,' Putin Says

However, further USA sanctions on Russia and the US decision to close Russian diplomatic outposts have raised concerns that the two countries remain far apart. Mr Putin's insulting remarks about U.S. ...

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North Korea seen moving ICBM-grade rocket towards west coast

North Korea seen moving ICBM-grade rocket towards west coast

But in a phone call with US President Donald Trump on Wednesday, Chinese President Xi Jinping said China remains firm in its wish to resolve the issue through talks leading to a peaceful settlem...

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Revival of Active Stocks to Gainer; Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE:HPE)

Revival of Active Stocks to Gainer; Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE:HPE)

Hewlett Packard Enterprise has a 52 week low of $11.99 and a 52 week high of $14.86 with a P/E ratio of 10.72 Hewlett Packard Enterprise's market capitalization is now $0. Vetr upgraded the shares of...

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North Korea's 'pink lady' has been dropping news bombs for four decades

North Korea's 'pink lady' has been dropping news bombs for four decades

She survives when other supposedly more powerful figures perished in the hands of Kim dictators. Effectively, the unleashing of the nuclear weapon means Pyongyang has tested its most powerful weapon...

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Rohingyas are illegal immigrants in India: Kiren Rijiju

Rohingyas are illegal immigrants in India: Kiren Rijiju

They are illegal immigrants in India", Rijiju told reporters here. "So they are not entitled to anything that any ordinary Indian citizen is entitled to", Rijiju told a press conference. The party als...

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