• Trump CIA Pick Sought to Withdraw Over Interrogation Concerns
Trump CIA Pick Sought to Withdraw Over Interrogation Concerns

According to the report , "Haspel told the White House she was interested in stepping aside if it avoided the spectacle of a brutal confirmation hearing " scheduled for Wednesday. The destruction of the tapes is a key issue for Senate critics of Haspel, who complain that public agency disclosures regarding its interrogation programs have been ina...

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  • 'Infinity War' to set record, fastest to surpass $1 billion
'Infinity War' to set record, fastest to surpass $1 billion

In its second weekend in theaters, " Avengers: Infinity War " continues to dominate in North America. Infinity War is now the 34th movie ever to pass $1 billion , joining the likes of Avatar , Star Wars: The Force Awakens , Frozen , Skyfall , and Minions .

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  • Dead After Shooting At Nashville Mall
Dead After Shooting At Nashville Mall

A 22-year-old man was killed in a shooting at Opry Mills Mall , which caused chaos for shoppers inside. Customers inside the mall were told to stay put and away from the entrances. With more than 200 stores, Opry Mills is Tennessee's biggest outlet mall, featuring a movie theater, a celebrity wax figure museum, and restaurants.

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  • May survives
May survives "assault" on London by rival Labour in local election

The biggest Tory successes were outside London in areas where Labour should be challenging to win parliamentary seats. Labour managed to bridge this divide better, winning 53 seats in Remain areas and losing only ten in Leave areas, producing a net gain of 43.

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  • Six more youth martyred by Indian forces in IOK
Six more youth martyred by Indian forces in IOK

Inspector General of Police, Kashmir, S P Pani said the police made repeated attempts to persuade the professor to surrender, but to no avail. The clash at Badigam, Shopian comes a day after the security forces killed three Lashkar-e-Taiba militants in an encounter in Srinagar's Chattabal area.

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  • Groom Anand Ahuja arrives in Mumbai for his wedding to Sonam Kapoor
Groom Anand Ahuja arrives in Mumbai for his wedding to Sonam Kapoor

ALSO READ: Jackie Shroff On "Lakhan" Anil's Daughter Sonam Kapoor's Wedding: 'If Ram Won't Go Then Who Would?' Who is Anand Ahuja , Sonam Kapoor's Husband-To-Be? Though there were rumours floating about a destination wedding in Geneva but they were all put to rest when the families announced the grand wedding right here in Mumbai.

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  • Barry Richard: The Politically Correct Crowd Killed the Boy Scouts
Barry Richard: The Politically Correct Crowd Killed the Boy Scouts

The 108-year-old organization will still be known as the Boy Scouts of America. "We're trying to find the right way to say we're here for both young men and young women". But the changes also reflect shifting social and cultural norms that expect programs to be equally available to boys and girls. "We are thrilled that the mission and goal of the...

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  • Scandal-hit Cambridge Analytica shuts down
Scandal-hit Cambridge Analytica shuts down

The company at the center of the Facebook privacy scandal, political consultancy Cambridge Analytica, is going out of business. The move to demand answers from Facebook is the latest in a series of moves by the attorney general to hold companies accountable for putting Pennsylvanian's personal information at risk.

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  • Trump 'all but decided' to pull out of Iran nuclear deal
Trump 'all but decided' to pull out of Iran nuclear deal

The deal was struck by the UK, China, Frnace, Germany, Russia, the United States and Iran. Tehran will not agree to renegotiate or change the nuclear deal , Iranian Foreign Affairs Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Thursday. Trump has said he will pull out of the pact if amendments are not made, including a proposal to limit Iran's balli...

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  • Attack On Journalists Is An Attack on Democracy
Attack On Journalists Is An Attack on Democracy

In a third attack 11 children were killed and 16 people wounded, including foreign and Afghan security force members, when a suicide attacker exploded his bomb-laden auto near a convoy in the southern province of Kandahar. The radical militant group Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the attacks, according to the statement. The BBC sa...

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  • How Many Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX)'s Analysts Are Bullish?
How Many Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX)'s Analysts Are Bullish?

Charter Communications, Inc. (CHTR) stock has performed -11.68% and it registered share value at $263.33 in Friday trading session. About 857,426 shares traded. The rating was downgraded by Mizuho to "Neutral" on Thursday, February 1. The rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray on Friday, July 28 with "Buy". The company was upgraded on Tuesday, Dece...

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  • Trump floats DMZ as location for North Korea meeting
Trump floats DMZ as location for North Korea meeting

The idea of meeting at the DMZ wasn't a complete surprise to aides since Trump has been talking about it all weekend and raised it in his Sunday phone call with Moon, a senior USA official and a person familiar with the conversations told CNN.

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  • 'Solo': A 'different' side of 'Star Wars' is explored in new featurette
'Solo': A 'different' side of 'Star Wars' is explored in new featurette

If you prefer your teases to come in the form of a trailer , there's also this new TV spot that dropped on Saturday. While these books and comics are no longer considered "canon" (hence why they're called Star Wars: Legends), there are a few characters that made it to official canon status, and we'll meet them in the upcoming Han Solo film.

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  • Syria regime forces clash with IS in south Damascus
Syria regime forces clash with IS in south Damascus

Local sources said Wednesday that about 20 civilians have been killed by the Syrian regime bombing against Yarmouk refugee camp, which is mostly controlled by Daesh. IS lost most of its territory in Syria past year in the face of two rapid offensives, one by the Syrian army backed by Russian Federation and Iran, and the other by an alliance of Ku...

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  • UN Security Council envoys hear of rapes, murders from refugees
UN Security Council envoys hear of rapes, murders from refugees

The Council, however, failed to adopt an enforceable resolution due to opposition by Myanmar's ally China. "We hope the special envoy recently appointed by the United Nations secretary general will play his role and we'll see speedy implementation of the agreement signed between Bangladesh and Myanmar", Otaibi said.

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  • Ladbrokes: Moon, Kim are Peace Prize favorites
Ladbrokes: Moon, Kim are Peace Prize favorites

Trump might have chuckled at the Nobel chants, but he does like to remind everyone that the thaw in relations have been because of his efforts. South Korean foreign minister Kang Kyung-wha told CNN that Trump does indeed deserve the credit for what would prove to be a major success in global diplomacy, saying "Clearly, credit goes to President...

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  • Donald Trump to meet the Queen on United Kingdom visit in July
Donald Trump to meet the Queen on United Kingdom visit in July

Mr Khan responded to Thursday's announcement of the July visit by saying that in London the President would "experience an open and diverse city that has always chosen unity over division and hope over fear". But many people believed that excuse was bogus and speculated that Trump was really skipping the grand opening to avoid protests . ...

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  • Afghan Officials: Taliban Attacks Kill 11 Troops, Policemen
Afghan Officials: Taliban Attacks Kill 11 Troops, Policemen

The Taliban on Wednesday announced the start of the new spring offensive, rejecting a proposal for dialogue from the Afghan government, describing it as an attempt to "cheat and conspire". The last major attack in Kabul was on March 2, which was also carried out by an IS suicide bomber who blew himself up in a crowd celebrating the Persian New Year...

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  • Miffed with high command over Varuna debacle, Yeddyurappa loyalists campaign for NOTA
Miffed with high command over Varuna debacle, Yeddyurappa loyalists campaign for NOTA

The protesting workers gave the party a "deadline" of this morning, threatening mass resignation if the BJP did not name Mr Vijayendra for Varuna. "It was my decision", Yeddyurappa said without explaining what had prompted it. Karnataka will go to polls on May 12 . "I asked him to campaign for other BJP candidates". Meanwhile, Yeddyurappa falls ...

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  • Jeremy Corbyn calls for Amber Rudd to resign over Windrush scandal
Jeremy Corbyn calls for Amber Rudd to resign over Windrush scandal

After noting that May had quoted her on immigration previously, Cooper said: "Let me say to the PM, do not try to hide behind me or the Labour Party because she was warned repeatedly of the damage her obsession with her net migration target was doing".

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  • New lead in death of Palestinian engineer
New lead in death of Palestinian engineer

Abu Hussein will be buried in Gaza on Thursday. Ashraf al-Qedra, spokesman of the health ministry in Gaza, told reporters that the 26-year-old Palestinian journalist Ahmad Abu Hussein was critically wounded by an Israeli gunshot as he was covering the "Great March of Return" east of Jabalia in northern Gaza Strip.

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  • White House Defies 'Outrageous' Allegations About Veterans Affairs Nominee Ronny Jackson
White House Defies 'Outrageous' Allegations About Veterans Affairs Nominee Ronny Jackson

The White House plans on sticking by Jackson's side, for now at least, refereeing to his history as the doctor of the White House for both, President Donald Trump and for President Obama. Jackson also faces allegations of drinking on the job. Requested if he ought to withdraw his nomination, she mentioned , "that's as much as the White Home".

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  • COMEY CASHES IN: Disgraced FBI Boss's New Book OUTSELLING Clinton, Wolff
COMEY CASHES IN: Disgraced FBI Boss's New Book OUTSELLING Clinton, Wolff

That night, according to the " New York Times ", Mr Trump flew to Moscow on a Bombardier Global 5000 private jet owned by American businessman Phil Ruffin. He said Trump is "morally unfit to be president" and said he believed it was possible the Russians had compromising personal information about the president.

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  • Malaysia releases images of suspects in Palestinian killing
Malaysia releases images of suspects in Palestinian killing

Fadi's remains are expected to be flown to Egypt from the Kuala Lumpur International Airport at about 7pm before being transported by land to Gaza. On Monday, police released computer-generated photographs of the two men suspected of gunning down the Palestinian man in Kuala Lumpur , adding that alerts have been put out for them at all the cou...

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  • Sheku Kanneh-Mason To Perform At The Royal Wedding
Sheku Kanneh-Mason To Perform At The Royal Wedding

Her final appearance on Suits - in which she has starred since 2011 - will be a dress rehearsal of sorts for her big day on May 19, when she will marry Prince Harry in a chapel inside Windsor Castle before 600 invited guests. According to Kensington Palace, Prince Harry witnessed Kanneh-Mason's talent past year when the young man played at an ...

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