• Kids found in Colorado oil well may have been strangled, filings suggest
Kids found in Colorado oil well may have been strangled, filings suggest

The mother, who was pregnant, and daughters vanished Monday from their suburban Denver home. Shanann Watts' body was found on the property of a petroleum and natural gas exploration company, authorities said . "This DNA can be retrieved with a double swab technique". The Frederick Police Department said the coroner's office identified the ...

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  • Ex-CIA directors issue unprecedented Trump condemnation
Ex-CIA directors issue unprecedented Trump condemnation

It was signed by six former CIA directors, five former CIA deputy directors and a former director of National Intelligence. "We feel compelled to respond in the wake of the ill-considered and unprecedented remarks and actions by the White House", reads the letter from the officials, who served both Democratic and Republican presidents.

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  • BC wildfires prompt provincewide emergency
BC wildfires prompt provincewide emergency

The entire Southside community is now under an evacuation order, and the ferry is running 24/7 to facilitate evacuation efforts. This is the second state of emergency in 15 years declared by the province over wildfires. Last year, BC was under a 10-week state of emergency to deal with blazes that eventually burned through 1.2m hectares of the pro...

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  • Vatican issues response to Pennsylvania priest abuse investigation
Vatican issues response to Pennsylvania priest abuse investigation

Even if a priest was abusing children, they were allowed to keep their housing and living expenses. Pope Francis is on the side of victims of more than 300 "predator" priests in the USA accused of abusing children in one state, the Vatican says.

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  • India mourns former PM Atal Behari Vajpayee
India mourns former PM Atal Behari Vajpayee

It was during Vajpayee's term as prime minister that India's ties with Israel became more public after the two countries established diplomatic relations in 1992. "The government and people of Pakistan extend their heartfelt condolences to his family, government and people of India", the statement read. Serving as prime minister briefly in 1996 t...

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  • Omarosa might have as many as 200 secret recordings
Omarosa might have as many as 200 secret recordings

The fact that Omarosa taped any conversations clearly caught top White House aides by surprise. And in one of her latest confessions, the reality TV star opened up about that time Donald Trump allegedly made a pass at her. Omarosa had Zero credibility with the Media (they didn't want interviews) when she worked in the White House. Before j...

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  • Trump Expects to Revoke DOJ Official's Security Clearance
Trump Expects to Revoke DOJ Official's Security Clearance

President Trump said Friday his next target for stripping security clearance is high-ranking Justice Department official Bruce Ohr , and said it will probably happen quickly. At a summit in Finland last month, Trump drew criticism and outrage when he told reporters he accepted Putin's denial that Russian Federation had intervened in the 2016 pres...

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  • Judge in trial of Donald Trump's former aide says he received threats
Judge in trial of Donald Trump's former aide says he received threats

Jurors submitted their questions roughly 10 minutes before 5 p.m. Thursday. "I had no idea this case excited this emotion", Ellis also said. Judge TS Ellis also said he had received threats himself over the case. Trump said Friday at the White House that it was "a very sad day for our country". A courtroom sketch depicts Paul Manafort ...

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  • President Trump suspects he’ll revoke Ohr’s clearance ‘very quickly’
President Trump suspects he’ll revoke Ohr’s clearance ‘very quickly’

In an interview with NPR's All Things Considered , Hayden said the decision was purely political, and that the White House had revoked Brennan's clearance "as a punitive measure because the president did not like what John was saying about him".

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  • China 'training for strikes' on USA targets
China 'training for strikes' on USA targets

On Thursday, the Office of the Secretary of Defense released its annual report to Congress regarding military and security developments involving the People's Republic of China. China is engaged in a decades-long build-up and modernisation of its once-backward armed forces, and military leaders have set a goal of fielding a world-class military b...

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  • Russia Mulls Retaliation For U.S. Sanctions Over North Korea
Russia Mulls Retaliation For U.S. Sanctions Over North Korea

The latest measure seeks to cut the flow of funds to North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. The sanctions mandate that no USA citizen can deal with any of those designated in the order, and any of their properties in the United States "must be blocked", the Treasury said.

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  • Navjot Singh Sidhu in Pakistan for Imran Khan’s swearing-in ceremony
Navjot Singh Sidhu in Pakistan for Imran Khan’s swearing-in ceremony

Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaisar announced the name of the Leader of the House after vote count. Imran's party Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) had invited the likes of Kapil Dev and Sunil Gavaskar along with Sidhu. The PTI emerged single largest party in July 25 general elections and is all set to form government in center with the help of it...

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  • Passenger captures panic as plane skids off runway in Philippines
Passenger captures panic as plane skids off runway in Philippines

He cited an initial report that the plane appeared to have "bounced" during the landing then its lights went out. The B737 aircraft veered off the runway around midnight into a grassy area, Apolonio said. Ninoy Aquino International Airport, Manila's main international gateway, will be closed most of Friday while emergency crews remove excess fu...

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  • How Did Yemen's School Bus Martyrs Spend Last Minutes before Saudi Massacre?
How Did Yemen's School Bus Martyrs Spend Last Minutes before Saudi Massacre?

In the wake of the USA -backed Saudi-led coalition's horrific bombing of a school bus last week that killed 40 Yemeni children and amid reports on Tuesday of dozens more civilian deaths after a new wave of Saudi bombings , Rep. Coalition forces quickly retook Aden and smaller coastal towns, but since then neither side has made much progress in t...

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  • American Legion: Trump Should Spend Money On Vets Instead Of Parade
American Legion: Trump Should Spend Money On Vets Instead Of Parade

This announcement came hours after CNBC reported that the event could cost $92 million, up from the original estimate of $12 million. The officials spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss early planning estimates that had not yet been finalised or released publicly.

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  • India lost its 'anmol ratna': PM Modi on Atal Bihari Vajpayee's death
India lost its 'anmol ratna': PM Modi on Atal Bihari Vajpayee's death

A onetime journalist, Mr Vajpayee was in many ways a political contradiction. Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited him Wednesday night and Vice-President Venkiah Naidu on Thursday. Shortly after the news spread that the veteran leader's health has deteriorated, people began flocking to temples to offer prayers and hold "havans" for his longev...

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  • USA compound boy 'died in ritual ceremony'
USA compound boy 'died in ritual ceremony'

The five suspects, who had established a communal living arrangement with their children in the high-desert compound , have been in custody since authorities raided their ramshackle homestead north of Taos 10 days ago. Deputy District Attorney Timothy R. Hasson had urged Backus to keep the defendants in jail. "The evidence as a whole suggests that...

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  • Brennan hits back at Trump and calls denials of Russian collusion 'hogwash'
Brennan hits back at Trump and calls denials of Russian collusion 'hogwash'

Trump's claims of not colluding with Russian Federation "hogwash". But Trump, in an interview with the Wall Street Journal , connected Brennan and other intelligence officials with Mueller's probe. Sanders also listed nine other national security figures whose security clearances were under review. "Such a public clarion call certainly ...

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  • Colo. man charged after pregnant wife, daughters go missing
Colo. man charged after pregnant wife, daughters go missing

It's a stunning reversal for Watts, 33, who was just seen on television begging anyone for help in finding his wife. Shanann Watts' Facebook account paints a portrait of a happy family, with a constant feed of photos and videos of her family, friends and herself.

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  • Federal Bureau of Investigation fires Strzok in wake of anti-Trump text messages
Federal Bureau of Investigation fires Strzok in wake of anti-Trump text messages

The only other tweet from the account is a message from Strzok that he was "stunned and humbled" by the support he's received following his termination. Clinton was cleared in the probe. Noting that Strzok was the author of the memo that opened the Russia-Trump collusion investigation, the Fox Business Network's Melissa Francis asked Fitton in an...

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