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Congressman Tim Ryan questions Democrat leadership

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Rep. Tim Ryan , who unsuccessfully challenged Pelosi for minority leader a year ago, told Business Insider he did not know how Democrats could take the House in 2018 if the GOP was successfully able to convince independents and Republicans that a vote for a Democratic candidate is essentially a vote for Pelosi's leadership. Read More »

Erdogan congratulates new Saudi crown prince

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Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani from Qatar has already congratulated Prince Mohammed, in a conciliatory gesture to Riyadh after it joined other Arab states in imposing sanctions on Qatar over its alleged support for terrorism. Iran's state media on June 21 called the prince's designation as the next Saudi ruler a "soft coup". Prince Mohammed is now defence minister, giving him command of one of the world's biggest arms budgets and making him ultimately responsible for Saudi ... Read More »

Turkey has no plans to reassess military base in Qatar - minister

According to the list, Qatar must refuse to naturalize citizens from the four countries - Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates , Bahrain and Egypt - and expel those now in Qatar, in what the countries describe as an effort to keep Qatar from meddling in their internal affairs. Read More »

Dani Alves drops massive Man City transfer hint

Juventus defender Dani Alves admits that he has left negotiations over his future to his agents but has teased a move to Manchester City . Alves' exit from Juventus is threatening to become acrimonious, with some reports stating he could leave on a free transfer after asking to be released from his current deal. Read More »

Community came together to mourn Otto Warmbier at vigil

United States doctors said Mr Warmbier had suffered a severe neurological injury from an unknown cause. "This college kid never should have been detained in the first place", said Portman, who previously revealed that he met secretly with North Korean officials in NY last December to press for Warmbier's release. Read More »

President Trump hits new low for approval rating in CBS News poll

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The fact that the CBS News poll shows the president's overall approval rating in the mid-30s isn't especially noteworthy - that's roughly in line with most other major polls of late - but the more Trump's support slips with voters from his own party, the more significant the political impact. Read More »

British police lay terror-related murder charges against alleged mosque attacker

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Osborne, from Cardiff in Wales, is due to appear before magistrates later on Friday. One person was killed and ten injured when a motorist in a hired van hit Muslim worshippers leaving a mosque after late-night Ramadan prayers. His family has said they were "devastated" by his death. Osborne was detained by members of public outside the mosque and then taken to hospital and later arrested on suspicion of the commission, preparation or instigation of terrorism including murder and attempted ... Read More »

Pakistan decries drone strikes on its soil, as United States considers more

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Pakistan said today that it attached importance to its longstanding relationship with the U.S. which is "critical" for promoting peace and security in the region even as it opposed America's unilateral drone strikes on its territory. He said Pakistan, China and some other countries are cooperating closely for peace and reconciliation in Afghanistan. These operations are driven by the national interests. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo silent about future after Portugal's Confed Cup win

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Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo scored the only goal of the game at the Spartak Stadium in Moscow just a day after he was summoned to appear in a Spanish court over allegations relating to tax fraud. Ronaldo came close to double he and his team's tally later in the opening half when he unleashed a low driven shot at Akinfeev's near-post only for the 100 game veteran to stand tall. Read More »

Baseball shooter had list of 6 names

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Tim Slater, who leads the criminal division of the FBI's Washington field office, also said during a news conference that James T. Hodgkinson did not have any ties to terrorism. Ryan declined to get into specifics on Scalise's medical recovery. In his first public comments since the shooting, Dr. Jack Sava of MedStar Washington Hospital Center said it's a "good possibility" that Scalise will be able to return to work in his full capacity. Read More »

Dashcam video shows officer firing 7 shots into Philando Castile's auto

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The video released Tuesday by the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension and the Ramsey County Attorney's Office was used as evidence during the investigation and Yanez's trial. Officers pull Mr Castile from the vehicle and begin CPR. Yanez: "Ok. Don't reach for it then". The jury had seen both videos, and still, it wasn't enough to convict Yanez . Read More »

Demands for answers after police shoot, kill pregnant Seattle mom

The dead woman was identified as 30-year-old Charleena Lyles by family members - who said she had four children and was expecting a fifth. Two officers arrived and police say Ms Lyles had a knife. However, social justice advocates claim that Lyles's death symbolizes a failure of those reforms. The officers talk about the woman previously brandishing large metal shears during an encounter with police, trying to prevent officers from leaving her apartment, and making "weird ... Read More »

Warmbier mourned at hometown funeral

The 22-year-old University of Virginia student was detained by North Korea for almost 17 months before he was medically evacuated and flown to Cincinnati on June 13. Warmbier's death ". A video was shown at Warmbier's funeral of him giving his high school graduation speech as Salutatorian. A program for the memorial carried a quote from the character Andy Bernard on the television show 'The Office .' "I wish there was a way to know you're in the good old days before you've actually left ... Read More »

NEET Result 2017 Announced at cbseresults.nic.in, check now

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Around 11.5 lakh candidates had appeared in the NEET 2017 . The result of the NEET would be available on cbseneet .nic.in. After much delay and being postponed multiple times, National Entrance cum Eligibility Test (NEET) is finally declared by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Friday morning. Read More »

Philippine troops evict Muslim rebel raiders from village

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Chief Inspector Reylan Mamon, Pigcawayan police chief, said they are still coordinating with officials of Barangay Malagakit to determine how many people are trapped in the village and in the school. The group is separate from the Islamic State-allied militants who have been fighting government forces for nearly a month in Marawi City, more than 80 kilometres away from Pigcawayan. Read More »

Russia-US deconfliction channel in Syria is working - Pentagon

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The U.S. military has established a roughly 50-kilometer "deconfliction" ring around Tanf, warning the pro-Assad Iranian-backed forces through a Russian deconfliction channel that movement within the zone could be considered hostile. F/A-18 Super Hornet shot down a Syrian Su-22 attack jet after it fired on USA allies near the city of Tabqa, which is well to the north of Tanf. US Central Command says he was killed by an air strike on 31 May in the eastern town of Mayadin. Read More »

Lebanese man detained after returning from Israel

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The month of fighting killed an estimated 1,200 Lebanese, mostly civilians, as well as 44 Israeli civilians and 121 Israeli soldiers. Israeli unit checks the smart fence at the Israeli Lebanese border in 2006. Lebanese media sources have identified the man as Shadi Mazhar, who comes from a family of South Lebanon Army (SLA) veterans who fled to Israel in 2000. Read More »

Kushner and Trump envoy to meet Netanyahu, Abbas

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President Donald Trump's son-in-law and chief Middle East adviser, Jared Kushner, arrived in the region on Wednesday for a daylong visit aimed at restarting long-dormant Israeli-Palestinian peace talks. Mr Trump has said he considers settlement expansion as unhelpful for a peace deal. Palestinians regard settlements, around 200 of which have been built over the past 50 years on occupied land that they seek for a state, as obstacles to a viable and contiguous country. Read More »

Islander Hassan Martin and the National Basketball Association draft: How will it play out?

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The Nets did not meet with Allen until Wednesday when he got to NY for the draft at Barclays Center in Brooklyn and never did have an individual workout for him. Russell showed flashes of greatness playing for lousy teams in Los Angeles. At 6-11 with a 7-5 wingspan, Allen brings big-time size to the Nets. "I think my role will be as a rim protector, being athletic and guard guards on the pick and roll", Allen said during an ESPN interview. Read More »

Brexit talks start with jokes about mountains

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He and others have also raised the possibility that Britain could remain in the EU. The Prime Minister will use a European Council summit in Brussels on Thursday to brief counterparts on her plans to offer certainty to the three million EU nationals living in the United Kingdom, an issue that she has identified as her first priority for early agreement in the talks under Article 50 of the EU treaties. Read More »

North Korea tests rocket engine, possibly for ICBM

Citing two U.S. officials, CNN reported Tuesday that USA spy satellites have detected new activity at North Korea's nuclear test site on its northeastern region for the first time in several weeks. According to unnamed USA officials there are signs of increased activity at North Korea's lone nuclear test site. FILE - In this March 16, 2016, file photo, American student Otto Warmbier , center, is escorted at the Supreme Court in Pyongyang , North Korea. Read More »

Fatal attack in Jerusalem: ISIS, Hamas both claim responsibility

Three Palestinians attacked officers at the Damascus Gate in occupied East Jerusalem late on Friday and were killed by Israeli security forces. On Saturday, Israeli police rounded up over 350 Palestinians in Jerusalem in a mass crackdown on undocumented workers, a police spokesman said. Read More »

One killed as Storm Cindy makes landfall in southern US

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As the storm moves northwest, the Gulf Coast will continue seeing heavy rains, winds of 40-50 miles per hour and increased moisture, CNN meteorologist Michael Guy said. "The tropical storm. promises to bring rain and cooler temperatures, curbing demand in the region", Daniel Myers, market analyst at Gelber & Associates in Houston said in a note on June 21. Read More »

Turkey, Saudi Arabia to try to reduce tensions over Qatar

Reacting to the reported list, Turkish Defense Minister Fikri Isik said Friday that Ankara has no plans to review its military base in Qatar, adding that the country views any demand for the closure of the facility as interference in bilateral relations with Doha . Read More »

Baldwin, Democrats Question GOP Healthcare Reform

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It would also end the tax penalty Obama's statute imposes on people who don't buy insurance . The measure represents the Senate GOP's effort to achieve a top-tier priority for President Donald Trump and virtually all Republican members of Congress. Read More »