• Two Lawsuits Filed Over Trump's Transgender Military Ban
Two Lawsuits Filed Over Trump's Transgender Military Ban

A second lawsuit was filed in Monday in Seattle federal court by Lambda Legal and OutServe-SLDN. "Like other service members, these transgender individuals are willing to place themselves in harm's way-and potentially pay the ultimate price-in service of our country", the filing states.

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  • It's a mandate for development: Andhra CM on bypoll victory
It's a mandate for development: Andhra CM on bypoll victory

According to sources close to Mr Reddy, Mr Kishor's team had predicted a 6,000-vote victory for YSRC candidate Shilpa Mohan Reddy over TD candidate Bhuma Brahmananda Reddy . TDP party members rejoice over the Nandyal By-Elections win. The bye-election to the Nandyal Assembly seat had set off a bitter and ugly confrontation between CM Naidu a...

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  • Nandyal bypoll: Win shows trust of voters, says Chandrababu Naidu
Nandyal bypoll: Win shows trust of voters, says Chandrababu Naidu

A large LED screen was set up in front of the counting centre to tell the majority of the rounds. The ruling Telugu Desam Party (TDP) in Andhra Pradesh won the by-election to the Nandyal assembly constituency in Kurnool district by a huge margin of 27,466 votes over the YSR Congress , its closest rival.

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  • Bypoll results: AAP retains Bawana, TDP wins Nandyal; Manohar Parrikar secures Panaji
Bypoll results: AAP retains Bawana, TDP wins Nandyal; Manohar Parrikar secures Panaji

The counting of votes for by-election in remaining three Assembly constituencies, one each in Goa, Delhi and Andhra Pradesh is still on. BJP won the Panaji and Valpoi seats that went to polls on August 23. Rane had resigned as MLA after leaving the Congress. BJP now has 14 MLAs in the state Assembly, while the Congress has 16 MLAs. BJP legisl...

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  • Mexico, Canada being 'very difficult' with NAFTA renegotiations
Mexico, Canada being 'very difficult' with NAFTA renegotiations

President Trump, however, was not entirely focused on this natural disaster. In a tweet on Sunday, Trump clears the air on who would pay for the wall - Mexico . Earlier this year, Trump agreed to renegotiate the deal with Mexico and Canada , but has since stated that he thinks they will end up terminating.

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  • Donald Trump slammed for pardoning controversial former sheriff Joe Arpaio
Donald Trump slammed for pardoning controversial former sheriff Joe Arpaio

But despite his long tenure as sheriff of Maricopa County, Arpaio lost the support of his constituents previous year, defeated by Democrat Paul Penzone in the elected position. "But Sheriff Joe can feel good". "His pardon of Arpaio is a presidential endorsement of racism". Arpaio thanked Trump in a series of tweets , calling his convic...

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  • Man shot dead after attacking Brussels soldiers in Belgium
Man shot dead after attacking Brussels soldiers in Belgium

The prosecution service's spokeswoman said, 'With the identity that we now have it is a 30-year-old man who is not known for terrorist activities'. She declined to identify the man or confirm whether he was known to police, saying only that "the suspect is dead" and one of the soldiers was slightly wounded.

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  • Trump punishes Maduro government with financial sanctions
Trump punishes Maduro government with financial sanctions

US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order that prohibits dealings in new debt from the Venezuelan government or its state oil company. He says his government won't let the U.S. "The president is making sure that the US financial system will not be complicit in any future further placement of debt that would allow the Venezuelan ...

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  • Dera Sacha Sauda: Gurmeet Ram Rahim found Chief Guilty
Dera Sacha Sauda: Gurmeet Ram Rahim found Chief Guilty

One of the sadhvis said in a statement that when she entered his chamber, the door automatically closed and she found him watching a pornographic movie on a big screen. Residents reported seeing plumes of black smoke rising into the sky at several places. Singh is the current chief of the group. More than 200,000 of his followers had floc...

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  • Buckingham Palace in lockdown after alleged attack on police
Buckingham Palace in lockdown after alleged attack on police

Images posted online showed a heavy police presence outside the palace, with emergency vehicles packing out the road. "A man has been arrested on suspicion of GBH (grievous bodily harm) and assault on police", the Metropolitan Police said in on Twitter.

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  • Federal judge throws out Texas' voter ID law
Federal judge throws out Texas' voter ID law

The majority of voter fraud that happens in the state is related to mail-in ballot manipulation. Those challenging the Texas law also asked Ramos to require Texas to get federal approval for any election law changes under a Voting Rights Act provision for jurisdictions found to intentionally discriminate.

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  • Kmart Closing 28 More Stores, Cites Ongoing 'Transformation'
Kmart Closing 28 More Stores, Cites Ongoing 'Transformation'

The Massillon store, located at 2600 Lincoln Way E, will close in mid-November, with a liquidation sale possibly beginning as soon as August 31. During the second quarter, Sears Holdings reported total revenue of about $4.4 billion, compared with $5.7 billion in the same quarter a year ago.

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  • S.Korea, US begin talks over reviewing trade deal
S.Korea, US begin talks over reviewing trade deal

Kim said that his side has proposed for a joint study with Washington to evaluate the impact that the 5 year old bilateral trade agreement has caused on U.S. Countries such as Japan that have large trade surpluses with the US are watching on with interest. The trade issue has emerged just as the US and South Korea need each other's support to fig...

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  • Police Seize Yuuuge Stash Of Donald Trump-Shaped Ecstasy Pills
Police Seize Yuuuge Stash Of Donald Trump-Shaped Ecstasy Pills

Thousands of ecstasy tablets in the shape of President Trump's head were seized in Germany over the weekend, according to authorities. During a random traffic stop, police officers in Osnabruck discovered a stash of Trump-shaped ecstasy pills from a van.

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  • Status Yellow warning in place for Mayo
Status Yellow warning in place for Mayo

Remains of the former tropical storm will push very humid air across Britain with a chance of heavy rain in the north and west, according to forecasters. Hurricane Gert, the second hurricane of the season in the Atlantic Ocean, is now moving eastward from the Caribbean Ocean, making tracks for the British Isles.

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  • FSU Ranked Third In Preseason AP Poll
FSU Ranked Third In Preseason AP Poll

Fifty-two of 61 media members voted to put Alabama at No. 1 for this season's poll. The preseason Associated Press Top 25 Poll was released Tuesday morning and the Broncos were not one of the 25 teams included. 9 Wisconsin lead the Cowboys while MI closely trails at No. 11. Not only is it the first taste of football since January for college fa...

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  • President Trump has made military strategy decision on Afghanistan, confirms Defence Secy
President Trump has made military strategy decision on Afghanistan, confirms Defence Secy

Since the war started almost 16 years ago, terrorists, primarily the Taliban, have killed 2,257 US service members and injured 20,257 others. "If you [President Trump] failed to win the Afghan war with disciplined USA and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation troops, advanced technology, experienced military generals, consecutive strategies and migh...

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  • At Least Four Killed as Militants Shell Damascus Int'l Fair
At Least Four Killed as Militants Shell Damascus Int'l Fair

Many countries have ceased calling for him to step down. The Damascus International Fair being held in the southern outskirts of the capital was opened last week for the first time since the summer of 2011, only months after countrywide unrest erupted.

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  • Bihar floods claim over 150 lives, almost 1 cr affected
Bihar floods claim over 150 lives, almost 1 cr affected

The deluge has affected almost 93 lakh people in 15 districts, forced postponement of examination and cancellation of trains, officials said. Araria district accounted for 23 deaths, followed by Sitamarhi (12), Kisanganj, East Champaran, West Champaran and Supual (11 each), Madhubani and Katihar (7 each), Madhepura and Purnea (5 each), Darbhanga an...

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  • Marist Poll: Three Key States 'Embarrassed,' Turn on Trump
Marist Poll: Three Key States 'Embarrassed,' Turn on Trump

In addition, Democrats enjoy double-digit leads in MI and Pennsylvania on the question of which party voters prefer to control Congress after the 2018 midterms, and they hold an 8-point advantage in Wisconsin . Wisconsin: 56 percent disapprove, including 42 percent strongly, compared to 34 percent approval (17 percent strongly). The margin is 45-t...

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  • Powerball jackpot rolls over to $650 million
Powerball jackpot rolls over to $650 million

The Powerball winning numbers for August 19 can be found below, along with a link to find if your ticket is a victor - even if you don't get the jackpot. The $2 tickets are sold in 44 states as well as Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. But that's a drop in the bucket compared to the $650 million jackpot that is one of t...

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  • Muzaffarnagar train derailment: Rescue ops complete, restoration works underway
Muzaffarnagar train derailment: Rescue ops complete, restoration works underway

The incident took place around 6:00 pm in the evening. The train had left Puri at 9 pm on Friday night and was to terminate at Haridwar at 9 pm. According to TV news reports , a team of ten doctors is on the spot in Khatauli along with the rescue team.

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  • Thousands counter-protest 'free speech rally' in Boston
Thousands counter-protest 'free speech rally' in Boston

Boston Free Speech Coalition, which organized the two-hour rally, said on Facebook that it is not affiliated with the Charlottesville rally organizers in any way. "I haven't been engaged in a group whose sole mission is to focus against the alt-right", said Saldana. "We have too many extremists in this country", Villareale said.

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  • Taylor Swift Social Media Accounts Go Dark
Taylor Swift Social Media Accounts Go Dark

However, it looks like things are about to change. All the photos on her Instagram were gone. Clearly, either Taylor just wanted to start anew when it comes to her Instagram , or she's getting ready to reveal something big, and needs her social media accounts clear to do so.

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  • Sierra Leone mudslides death toll now above 400, says UN
Sierra Leone mudslides death toll now above 400, says UN

The Red Cross put the death toll at 409 after flooding and mudslides shook Freetown on Monday morning. The UN has said 4,000 people are affected by the mudslides and flooding. For the thousands of survivors left homeless, United Nations agencies distributed food and hygiene kits to those sheltering in government centres and in the homes of neig...

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