Briles's attorney Ernest Cannon announced today that Briles would be dropping the lawsuit because his client was getting overworked by the prospect of voluntarily suing a former employer. Baylor's Board of Regents has admitted to mishandling sexual... More..
He reiterated comments by other officials that the missile launch was for defensive purposes and didn't violate the nuclear accord with world powers. "Iran is now feeling emboldened..." Velayati did not ide...More..
May was the first foreign official to visit the White House after Trump's inauguration. The controversy over the upcoming State Visit stems from an executive order that the President signed, banning people ...More..
A vicar, Mark Ruston, carried out the report for the charity, which has now been seen by Channel 4 News and the Daily Telegraph . Mr Smyth, 75, a QC who acted as a barrister for Mary Whitehouse against the ...More..
South Korea has been gripped by political chaos since Ms Park was unseated. Moon came under fire earlier a year ago for revelations in a former foreign minister's memoir that he had backed a motion to abstain...More..
The UK government on Thursday unveiled a policy document on its negotiating plans for quitting the 28-nation European Union under a mutually beneficial deal which cites India as among the key countries on its t...More..
The chamber cleared Tillerson by a 56-to-43 vote, largely along party lines. They also questioned if Tillerson would be able to confront the USA president when he believes Trump is wrong. "And it's their mess...More..
Upon arrival in Seoul, Mattis held meetings with South Korea's Acting President and Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn and National Security Adviser Kim Kwan-jin. The planned deployment of THAAD in South Korea has ...More..
Real Madrid have been eyeing a move for the Gabon worldwide for quite some time now and with Madrid keen to offload Karim Benzema, having offered him to Chelsea and Arsenal, and with Cristiano Ronaldo's form di...More..
Police tweeted later that the situation was under control and that the mosque had been secured and occupants evacuated. Quebec City Police said they made two arrests in the aftermath of the shooting . Cana...More..
The number of human trafficking cases reported in IN has jumped in the previous year, according to new data released this week. Statistics show most of the cases involve women and adults. In addition to aware...More..
Changing its racist and anti-Semitic image has taken time, determination and a bitter family feud. Le Pen, one of the front-runners in upcoming French presidential polls, had until midnight on Tuesday to repa...More..
In fact, a #DeleteUber campaign was launched when CEO Travis Kalanick - who sits on Trump's business advisory group - failed to come out against the immigration curbs. Like many of their Silicon Valley counte...More..
Former President Barack Obama sparked legal challenges and political outrage by ordering the 2011 killing of American citizen and senior Al-Qaeda cleric Anwar Al Awlaqi. After the raid on this house, U.S. SEALs...More..
The national financial prosecutor launched a preliminary inquiry into misappropriation of public funds, misuse of funds and concealment last week after satirical weekly Le Canard broke the story. The couple, ...More..
Uttar Pradesh will be voting for a new state assembly in a seven-phase election between 11 February and 8 March. To a question about the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and its leader Mayawati, Mr. One will have to...More..
The Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected a petition to suspend a new law allowing jallikattu but criticised the Tamil Nadu government for introducing the Bill on the controversial bull-taming sport, ANI reported. ...More..
Five others sustained critical injuries, while a dozen more received treatment for minor injuries. Couillard said he would "not go there" when asked if he blamed rhetoric in in the U.S. Police did arrest a Mo...More..
Apparently, Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan supports Donald Trump's initiative. Saudi Arabia has accused Iran of interfering in the internal affairs of other nations on numerous occasions. The two also discusse...More..
Roosevelt's Executive Order to incarcerate people of Japanese descent in United States internment camps during World War II. Korematsu fought the internment order, changing his name to Clyde Sarah and passi...More..
The news was confirmed by Roland Schrotthofer and Christian Krones, directors of the documentary, " A German Life ", which featured hours of interviews with Pomsel when she was 103 years old. On the side, she w...More..
A Khorramshahr medium-range ballistic missile, the report said , was sacked from a test site about 140 miles east of Tehran and exploded after flying 600 miles. However, this is at least Iran's second such tes...More..
A hug, handshake and bouquet-exchange preceded a day-long show of bonhomie between new-found allies Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi and Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav, with the Uttar Pradesh Chief Mi...More..
When asked if Christians would be given special status, he replied "yes", adding: "They've been horribly treated... everybody was persecuted in all fairness, but they were chopping off the heads of everybody ...More..
W. Bush wanted to thank hospital and all his well-wishers. Bush needed a breathing tube, which Dr. Amy Mynderse described as a "very serious situation" for any patient who is 92 years old. McGrath spokesperson ...More..
Duterte said building a depot and stoking them with live ammunition is unsafe to the Philippines and its people, describing it as a magnet for attack. "You policemen are the most corrupt". He is a close ass...More..
Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks to members of the diplomatic corps in Israel in the Yad Vashem Synagogue, January 26, 2017, in Jerusalem , Israel. "Hundreds of millions of Christians around t...More..
The lawsuit - filed by the American Civil Liberties Union , the International Refugee Assistance Project , the National Immigration Law Center and a Yale Law School legal clinic - argues that detaining the ...More..
In an interview to ABC News , Trump was asked why Afghanistan, Pakistan and Saudi Arabia were not on a list of seven Muslim-majority countries whose citizens would be banned from the U.S. It also shocked the ...More..
He's a player who just seems to love to play, whatever his energy levels, whatever the importance of the match , and nearly as soon as he was on, he had battled his way through the Southampton defence and cut ...More..
Earlier this afternoon, it was reported that a boat skipper and a crew member were found alive near Pulau Tiga, about 50km south of Pulau Mengalum. This included the skipper and a crew member who were repor...More..
The victor was Benoît Hamon, a onetime education minister under François Hollande, the historically unpopular Socialist president whose unusual decision not to seek re-election led the way to Sunday's leftist p...More..
The al-Dhahab family are believed to be allies of al-Qaida, which is said to be strong in the Bayda province, according to security forces. The Pentagon indicated 14 al-Qaida members were killed in the raid. ...More..
The memorandum orders the Pentagon, the intelligence community, and key Cabinet agencies to develop a comprehensive plan to defeat the extremist group. The U.S. now has about 6,000 military personnel in Iraq ...More..
He said both of the men have been specifically targeted in their home country because of their affiliation with the United States, and would be in "serious danger" if they were sent back. "Mr. President, look a...More..
Speaking to reporters at the presidential palace in Ankara after meeting President Tayyip Erdogan, Ms May called Turkey one of Britain's oldest friends and briefly touched on human rights, a sore point for Mr...More..
The controversial new rules, which will also apply to information displayed on the EPA's website , have sparked outrage from scientists and journalists. We all know the Trump team has ... alternative views o...More..
Macy's, for example, announced Tuesday that its stores all over the country would be hosting events and educational activities to promote the Chinese New Year with instrumental performances, traditional ref...More..
As the fighting escalated on Wednesday, JFS militants stormed a prison in Idlib where members were being held by other rebel groups, according to the UK-based monitoring group, the Syrian Observatory for Huma...More..
Lavrentyey also said on Tuesday that Russia's intention was only to accelerate the peace process and not interfering with internal issues. Lavrov called on those gathered here to consistently contribute to th...More..
The Chilean government said on Thursday that intense forest fires in central Chile had killed 10 people and displaced thousands of people while destroying entire villages. The United States deployed a Boeing ...More..
All four members of Jamaica's 4x100m squad in 2008, which was made up of Bolt, Carter, Asafa Powell and Michael Frater, have now been stripped of their medals. Carter did not compete in the Rio 2016 games as he...More..
And he drew laughs when he accused Senate Democrats of delaying votes on his Commerce Secretary designee Wilbur Ross, which he said will impact his Friday talks with British Prime Minister Theresa May . "I thi...More..
Donald Trump is preparing executive orders that would dramatically reduce USA funding of the United Nations, as well as other global organisations that do not meet certain criteria. The second executive order, ...More..
Goldman's cake, in contrast, was composed of nine differently-flavored layers of cake, because it was an actual cake. Well if this just isn't the icing on the cake. "When you're doing a cake like this, you kn...More..
He explains it with a phrase that perfectly summarizes what is happening in his country, "We have to pour gas on North Korea and let the people set on fire". Worldwide sanctions on the regime are working an...More..
In a press conference in Nigeria on Tuesday, he said that the troops were working to make Banjul and the surrounding area a safe place for Barrow's return. Barrow will be staying at his own residence until furt...More..
The Knights of Malta has summoned its top governing body for a special session to formally accept the resignation of its leader after the pope announced a takeover of the sovereign lay Catholic group. The ouste...More..
Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation Lilianne Ploumen for the Dutch government has announced she intends to establish an global fund which would finance projects relating to access for birth...More..
The funds are to be used for humanitarian aid in the West Bank and Gaza, and other projects around governance and political reform. Republican members of Congress had been holding up the money to the PA, but ...More..