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North Korea Accuses CIA Of Plotting Biochem Attack On Kim Jong Un

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North Korea says it will not give up on its nuclear deterrence unless Washington ends its hostile policy toward Pyongyang and dissolves the US-led United Nations command in South Korea. A North Korean newspaper said that the nation was "waiting for the moment it will reduce the whole of the USA mainland to ruins". "The regime may also be seeking to influence the upcoming South Korean presidential election in favor of progressive candidate Moon Jae-in by portraying rising tensions on the ... Read More »

Troopers: Girl, 12, accidentally runs over toddler brother

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The Florida Highway Patrol reported that a vehicle traveling north on I-95 at mile marker 368 at 4:42 a.m. changed lanes in the outside lane, causing a semitractor-trailer to swerve off the road, where it overturned on the shoulder. FHP said that the auto overturned onto its right side before coming to final rest facing west. FHP investigators are processing the fatal crash scene, and the identity of the family has not been released. Read More »

Girl, 11, dies after falling out of ride at water park

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The year six pupil was airlifted to hospital following the incident, but died after being taken to Birmingham Children's Hospital. "Unfortunately, shortly after arrival at hospital the girl passed away". Hundreds of mourners paid respects to Evha and her family at the Jame Masjid Mosque in Leicester, which is located near the school. "Obviously our thoughts are with the family after this heartbreaking news". Read More »

PM Modi speaks to new South Korean President

Which of South Korea's neighbors and allies stand to benefit most from liberal Moon Jae-in's ascension to the presidency this week? Moon succeeded Park Geun-hye, who was removed by a Constitutional Court on March 10, over a series of corruption allegations. Read More »

US offers $10 million reward for Syria rebel leader

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Headed by Joulani, Nusra Front conducted several terrorist attacks throughout Syria and targeted civilians - mostly. In 2013, al-Jawlani, as a leader of ANF, pledged the organization's allegiance to al Qaeda and its leadership. However, the United States said it would not change its views on the group and it would still consider it as a terrorist organisation. In June 2015, ANF claimed responsibility for the massacre of 20 residents in the Druze village Qalb Lawzeh in Idlib province, Syria. Read More »

Hamas announces arrest in shooting of top militant

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Haniyeh, who was named Hamas' new top leader last week, said Gaza's interior ministry would release further details of the arrest and confession. On May 6, 2017, Hamas spokesman Fawzi Barhoum confirmed that Ismail Abdulsalam Ahmed Haniya, 54, had been chosen as the leader of the movement, replacing Khaled Meshaal. Read More »

Ismail Haniya, Hamas new political leader

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Israel dismissed the new document as an attempt to "fool the world". "Ever wonder what fake news is?" The original document of Hamas, published one year after the group was established in 1988, wrote that the group was "an offshoot of the Muslim Brotherhood". Read More »

Activists fear rights erosion after United States decision in Louisiana case

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Amundson said two independent experts agreed the use of lethal force by the officers in the Sterling case was not unreasonable. Cellphone video showed the officers tasered, tackled and pinned Sterling to the ground. Salamoni then pulls out his gun and points it at Sterling's head. The leak stunned Sterling's family and local elected officials, who throughout the day on Tuesday said the Justice Department had not communicated that a conclusion to the investigation had been reached or that ... Read More »

Trump meets Russian minister amid chaos

Mr. Trump also emphasized the need for Russian Federation "to rein in the Assad regime, Iran and Iranian proxies". CBS News reported Lavrov said, following his meeting with Trump, that the president did not raise concerns about election meddling. Read More »

YSR Congress to support BJP candidate in Prez poll: Jagan

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Opposing their candidate and fielding another will notmake sense", he said.Jagan Mohan Reddy is the leader of opposition in the Andhra Pradesh Assembly where the ruling TDP is a partner ofthe BJP-led NDA alliance. The YSRC, which commands majority support among minorities, SCs, STs, and a few prominent upper castes, had denied all speculation of a possible tie-up with the BJP on the eve of the 2014 general election, stating that it was a secular party that can not align with the communal BJP. Read More »

OPEC wants 'collective efforts' to counter US oil output

On the New York Mercantile Exchange, crude futures for June delivery climbed 0.49% to settle at $47.56 a barrel, while on London's Intercontinental Exchange, Brent added 0.44% to end at $50.44 a barrel. Oil traders are concerned over how fast US shale oil producers will increase production to capture the rising prices. While US output fell previous year, OPEC sees it recovering and expanding further in 2017. Read More »

Malaysia FA asks government to take call on Pyongyang trip

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Tunku Ismail added that if he does not allow Malaysia to travel to North Korea, North Korea will be awarded a 3-0 win. "As FAM president, I do not agree at all that we should go to North Korea, but that decision lies with the Malaysian government and the sports minister", Tunku Ismail said in a statement. Read More »

Apple plans $1 billion expansion at data center in Nevada

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Earlier, it was interested in leasing half a block to build their shipping and receiving warehouse in this district. Apple's Government Affairs Director Matt Foulkes says they'll double their investments in the Reno Technology Park by another billion dollars, and plan to build in the downtown area. Read More »

Trump sacks Comey amid Russian Federation probe

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In defending the decision, officials leaned heavily on a memo from Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general, that criticized Comey's handling of the Clinton investigation. Comey informed lawmakers of that request after the Senate intelligence committee had asked the Federal Bureau of Investigation to speed up its Russian Federation inquiry, the source said. Read More »

Indiana schools lose bid to enroll more voucher students

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This is because of the School Accountability Act of 2009, which holds state school districts and public schools accountable on "statewide performance indicators". But over numerous questions, some differences began to emerge. He advocated hiring more African-American educators for schools with primarily black student populations and enacting a more "culturally relevant" curriculum. Read More »

Shark advisory in Long Beach; Group spotted in shallow waters

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Marine Corps Community Services Camp Pendleton issued the alert pertaining to San Onofre Beach, a stretch of coastline open to the public on the grounds of the USMC base north of Oceanside. The sightings stretched from Long Beach out to southern Orange County. The pilot then informs beachgoers that lifeguards advise them to exit the water "in a calm manner". Read More »

Kids in adult jail unlawful: Vic court

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Teens were transferred from the trashed Parkville and Malmsbury youth justice centres in late 2016. Human rights lawyers took the Government to court on behalf of 15 boys, aged 16 and 17, who are being detained at the hastily set up youth justice centre in the Grevillea Unit inside Barwon prison. Read More »

Dozens of miners trapped in explosion

Ali Rabiei, cooperatives, labour and social welfare minister, was quoted as saying by semi-official Tasnim news agency that 35 miners died in the incident. Ambulances and rescue teams rushed to the site, near Azadshahr city. Meanwhile, authorities have confirmed that at least 69 people were injured in the tragedy and in efforts to rescue the miners. Read More »

Top US General Vows to 'Destroy' Islamic State in Afghanistan

The provincial government in a statement said the militants were killed in the restive Achin district as well as the Nazian district of Nangarhar. During the joint operation, 50 US Army rangers and 40 Afghan commandos were deployed and later aided by AC-130 aircraft, F-16 fighter jets, drones and Apache helicopters, according to CNN . Read More »

Trump invites new South Korean leader to US

Moon, whose victory capped one of the most turbulent political stretches in the nation's recent history and set up its first liberal rule in a decade, assumed presidential duties yesterday after the National Election Commission finished counting and declared him victor of the special election necessitated by the ousting of conservative Park Geun Hye. Read More »

The local election results summed up in 6 handy graphics

Labour's vote didn't just collapse in Scotland but in traditional English heartlands where the scale of the victory took even the Tories by surprise. Despite the scale of the Conservative victory, May told reporters that she still believed Labor could win the general election. Read More »

French candidate Le Pen

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Paris's annual May Day union march descended into violent clashes between police and protesters yesterday, as tensions ran high in France as it chooses its next president. An official of her National Front (FN) party said she had made a "nod" to Fillon and it showed she was "not sectarian". The founder of the far-right National Front, Jean-Marie Le Pen, has called on the French to vote for his daughter Marine Le Pen in Sunday's presidential runoff. Read More »

Drunk Trump supporter abuses Pakistani family in Texas

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The last thing we want is for someone to be harassed and taunted by an intoxicated subject that is blatantly out of line". City leaders have devoted time in marketing South Padre Island as family friendly, Chief Smith calls the incident isolated and not tolerated, "As a matter of fact i just finished looking at letter after letter from different families that sent me back comments about what a good time they had [during Spring Break] and what a positive positive impact it has had and they look ... Read More »