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Ossoff criticizes ad on Scalise shooting

Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff greets supporters while campaigning for Georgia's 6th Congressional District special election in Chamblee, Georgia, U.S., June 19, 2017 . Ossoff has tried to tap into some of the anti-Trump mood, launching his campaign with a call to "Make Trump Furious". About 81 percent said they considered health care policy to be extremely or very important. Read More »

Kovind will be exceptional President: Modi


Shah further said that the saffron party hoped that the Dalit nominee, Kovind, would remain unchallenged as the choice and would be unanimously selected as the President of India. Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad had also condemned Kovind's appointment and had said that he would register his protest with the president as Kovind belongs to the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh . Read More »

Bihar Governor RN Kovind is BJP's presidential nominee

According to a statement from the office of Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao, soon after deciding the candidature of Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke to Rao over phone and requested his support for the NDA's candidate. "Ramnath has risen through the political ranks, waging a long and hard struggle as a Dalit", said Shah. The opposition chose to meet on June 22 to select its candidate for a battle it is reconciled to losing but which it wants to use to make a political ... Read More »

NDA names Bihar Guv. Ramnath Kovind as its Presidential nominee

The announcement was made by the president of the Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP ), Amit Shah , after a meeting of that group, led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi , to address the issue. "It was their (NDA's) proposal that they will get back to the opposition after zeroing on a candidate. Now we will take a call". "It is too early to say", Nitish Kumar told the media. Read More »

In spite of tweet, lawyer insists Trump not under investigation

Sekulow went on to say that "This matter doesn't call for recusal at this point, " but he can't predict what the future may bring. Or so we thought. Given what we know about the President and the specifics of this case, there is nearly a moral certainty that he told numerous advisors and friends the same thing. Read More »

Donald Trump says he's calling it a 'TRAVEL BAN!'


Legal challenges to the executive order contend that it amounts to an unconstitutional religious test, something borne from Trump's campaign when he repeatedly called for a Muslim ban . " The courts are slow and political ", he tweeted. Half of likely voters support President Trump's temporary ban on travelers to the US from six Muslim-majority nations, according to a new poll. Read More »

One arrest after vehicle hits people outside of London mosque


The suspect was yanked from the cab of his van by a furious crowd as he sought to reverse and escape after injuring 10 people in what police said was a deliberate attack on Muslims that was being treated as terrorism. She said, "All my thoughts are with those who have been injured, their loved ones and the emergency services on the scene". Abdulrahman claimed the driver said "Kill me", as he was being held on the ground. Read More »

Cardiff man named locally as London mosque attack suspect


Darren Osborne, who police believe was acting alone, was not known to the security services. A 26-year-old Muslim local, who asked not to be identified, said he had been among the first on the scene. One person described it as "unbelievable" and added that it was "very sad for his family too". There has been a reported surge in hate crime against Muslims in Britain following the London attacks carried out by Islamist extremists and a suicide bombing at an Ariana Grande concert at ... Read More »

Car Rams Police Vehicle In Champs-Elysees Shopping District

Interior Ministry spokesman Pierre-Henry Brandet said the incident was apparently deliberate. Witnesses said the suspect's vehicle "exploded" on impact with the van and that the driver, who has not been named, was "armed". The ambulance service said nine people injured in the attack were taken to local hospitals. Two French police officials have told The Associated Press that a suspected attacker drove into a police vehicle on the Champs-Elysees shopping district in Paris , and is ... Read More »

Missing Sailors Found On Damage Ship


Most of the damage was below the waterline, including a large gash near the keel, he said. He said one machinery room and two berthing areas for 116 crew members were severely damaged from the impact to the ship's side. Other investigations could come from the Japanese and Philippine authorities, because of where the accident took place and the Philippine registration of the container ship. Read More »

Mosul Old City Battle Goes House to House as IS Fighters Defend

A military statement announced the start of the assault, saying the army, counter-terrorism forces and federal police "launched an attack on the Old City". The piece documents the sudden increase in civilian deaths from the USA -led coalition airstrikes against the so-called Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. Read More »

First Boeing 737 MAX 10 Commitment Comes From Lessor


French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday marked the debut of this year's Paris Air Show on board of 400M military transporter in a move to further promote defense aerospace projects. The MAX 10 is created to fill a gap in the Boeing product lineup versus the Airbus A321neo LR . A spokesman for Airbus had no comment. As of July 1, Boeing Global Fleet Care will reside in Boeing Global Services, a new dedicated services business focused on the needs of global defense, space and ... Read More »

Oklahoma safety Sunderland suspended indefinitely


KOCO is working to gather more information on the charge that Sunderland is facing and will bring you more details as soon as possible. Sunderland, who is from Midwest City, appeared in eight games last season, recording his first career interception in a 45-40 win over Texas. Read More »

Man arrested on suspicion of terror offenses

During the 10 am edition of his June 19 show, host Grant Stinchfield claimed that "something just seems odd" about the attack and referred to the violent incident as a "maybe attack". Police will be deploying more officers, include PCSOs, to positions outside mosques to maintain a visible presence for the end of Ramadan and the start of Eid. Read More »

Theresa May condemns 'terror' attack


Paul's, it would likely be dominating worldwide news on Monday. "The second this month and every bit as sickening as those of which have come before", May said . The man, who is in custody at a south London police station, was arrested earlier on suspicion of attempted murder . The 48-year-old man who drove the van was arrested at the scene shortly after the attack. Read More »

Death Toll Climbs In London Grenfell Tower Apartment Fire


Of that 79, police have identified five people. He continued: "There's a feeling that the council and successive governments don't understand their concerns and, frankly, don't care". The fire broke out at the 24-storey block, which contained 120 one- and two-bedroom flats, shortly before 1 a.m. on Wednesday. Building officials have not commented since the fire. Read More »

Putin, Saudi king discuss Qatar crisis in phone call

Saudi Arabia has suspended all flights to and from Qatar and closed its land border. Qatar imports mainly from the USA and Germany but also from Saudi Arabia. Saudi Arabia and the UAE also criticize that "Qatar is destabilizing the regional situation by wielding its influence across the region through the Brotherhood". Read More »

Shiv Sena puts BJP in quandary

In the run-up to the Presidential elections, the Shiv Sena initially proposed the name of RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat and then agriculture scientist MS Swaminathan. They said that when they decide, they will come back to us with a proposal. Uddhav said that while the BJP was considering mid-term polls in Maharashtra, he was more anxious about rising agrarian distress and farmers' suicides. Read More »

Otto Warmbier, US student freed from North Korea, has died

His parents confirmed he died on Monday. What was medically wrong with Otto Warmbier? He was last seen publicly that March, when he was sentenced for subversion to 15 years in prison with hard labor. But doctors at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center in the USA said on June 15 they could not find evidence he had contracted the rare disease, though they did find signs of a "severe neurological injury". Read More »

PM Lee apologises for 'private dispute' that has affected Singapore


Prime Minister Lee denied the allegations made by his siblings, and said he would make a statement on the charges and answer questions when parliament sits on July 3. This committee was set up to discuss options for the house and their implications. PM Lee responded in a Facebook post expressing disappointment over his siblings' "publicising family matters" and said he would "consider this matter further" when he returns this weekend from a family holiday overseas. Read More »

Brexit talks to focus 1st on orderly exit

May officially triggered the two-year Brexit process in March when she was riding high in opinion polls, and called for fresh elections shortly afterwards to shore up her mandate for a tough Brexit stance. The UK has said on several occasions that it wants to guarantee the European Union nationals' rights, and the UK government has briefed that it plans to soon make a "generous offer". Read More »

Britain begins Brexit talks

A year after Britain's seismic referendum, Brexit minister David Davis and the European Union's French chief negotiator Michel Barnier will meet at the European Commission in Brussels . May has advocated a hard Brexit , leaving both the single market and the customs union. The association represents 3,200 businesses with a million employees in Germany making industrial machinery. Read More »

Iran arrests another 7 linked to Wednesday twin terrorist attacks


Iran has said five Iranians , who had joined IS and travelled to its Iraq and Syria bastions, carried out the attack . Ahmad Fazelian, a provincial judiciary official, said the seven arrested people, suspected of "providing support for the terrorist team", were detained in Fardis, about 50km west of Tehran , the judiciary's online news agency Mizan reported. Read More »

London tower blaze toll rises to 79

Survivors of the building claim that cheap materials for the cladding and a lack of maintenance on the building were to blame for the fatal fire. Fifty-eight people are missing and presumed dead in the Grenfell Tower disaster, the officer in charge of the investigation has said. Read More »

Trump calls North Korea 'brutal' after US student's death

Politicians paid tribute to Warmbier after news of his death , saying that his death highlights the brutality of the system Kim Jong Un and his predecessors have built around themselves. "He looked very uncomfortable - nearly anguished", they said. Ohio's USA senators sharply criticized North Korea soon after his release. He was suddenly released last week and flown back to the a coma after secret negotiations involving the State Department's special representative for North ... Read More »