• Homeless man sues couple who raised N145m to help him
Homeless man sues couple who raised N145m to help him

A New Jersey judge issued the order Thursday, Aug. 30, during a hearing on a lawsuit brought by Johnny Bobbitt , the man who made headlines fame by helping Katie McClure when her auto ran out of gas on the I-95 exit ramp near Philadelphia.

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  • McCain Honored At Memorial Service In Washington
McCain Honored At Memorial Service In Washington

Trump's name was not mentioned during the ceremony, but Meghan McCain's references to him unmistakable. For all of John McCain's exalted titles - war hero, senator, presidential nominee - Meghan McCain said she loved him best as a father.

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  • Trump says 'no political necessity' to keep Canada in NAFTA
Trump says 'no political necessity' to keep Canada in NAFTA

The decades-old trilateral trade agreement, which was first signed in 1994, has been a frequent target of Trump , who has criticized large trade deficits the US has with Mexico and Canada, as well as the relocation of American jobs and companies.

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  • Almost 3,000 deaths in Puerto Rico linked to Maria
Almost 3,000 deaths in Puerto Rico linked to Maria

The report , which analyzed processes related to death certification, says that physicians and forensic physicians are among those in Puerto Rico who are authorized to complete death certificates, but that most physicians have no formal training in how to do so.

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  • Florida candidate makes 'monkey' comment about black opponent
Florida candidate makes 'monkey' comment about black opponent

The poll was commissioned by EDGE Communications , the politial consulting firm of Christian Ulvert , the former senior consultant for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Philip Levine , who lost to Gillum Tuesday. I've had not a smirch on my name until I chose to run for governor, and now it is I'm supposed to prove that I am somehow not under ...

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  • Memorial service celebrates life, legacy of Sen. John McCain
Memorial service celebrates life, legacy of Sen. John McCain

Bush in 2000 and Democrat Barack Obama in 2008, are to deliver eulogies at a Saturday service at the National Cathedral in Washington. McCain died on Saturday at the age of 81 and Donald Trump offered no honest condolences on the day of McCain's death.

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  • Moscow warns Washington against 'reckless steps' in Syria
Moscow warns Washington against 'reckless steps' in Syria

But the latest warning is more specific, and it comes on the eve of what may be one of the bloodiest campaigns in Syria's civil war. In April 2017 and again a year later, the USA carried out limited airstrikes on Syrian targets as punishment for what it said was the use of chemical weapons .

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  • Iran Defense Minister in Damascus, says Will Help Rebuild Syria
Iran Defense Minister in Damascus, says Will Help Rebuild Syria

Russian Federation has positioned a considerable naval armada in the Mediterranean near Syria after accusing the US of plotting a false flag chemical weapons attack in rebel-held areas - and it looks like they're preparing for a fight with the U.S.

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  • Backed DeSantis Easily Secures GOP Governor Nod in Florida
Backed DeSantis Easily Secures GOP Governor Nod in Florida

Rep. Ron DeSantis (R-FL) has prevailed in the Florida Republican gubernatorial primary Tuesday. With almost half of the vote counted when the Associated Press called the race, DeSantis was leading Putnam by almost 20 points. In one memorable ad , DeSantis showed himself with his children, teaching them to "build the wall" with blocks and rea...

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  • Trump receives Uhuru Kenyatta
Trump receives Uhuru Kenyatta

The New York Times offers a similar report. And we're working very much on security right now. "There's violence. When you look at Antifa and you look at some of these groups - these are violent people", the president said at the Monday meeting.

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  • Seeking Brexit friends, United Kingdom aims to be Africa's top investor
Seeking Brexit friends, United Kingdom aims to be Africa's top investor

May also said Britain supported South Africa's land reform program, provided it is carried out legally. In the video , she stiffly moves back and forth as a group of children dances across from her, her leopard-print shoes tapping this way and that.

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  • Details announced for John McCain's memorial service in Arizona
Details announced for John McCain's memorial service in Arizona

The flags at the U.S. Capitol, meanwhile, remained at half-staff on Monday to honor the Arizona Republican, who died Saturday of brain cancer . On Thursday at 9 a.m., there will be a procession from the Arizona Capitol to North Phoenix Baptist Church.

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  • Lawyer backs off claims about information Cohen has
Lawyer backs off claims about information Cohen has

According to BuzzFeed News, Davis was the confirming source for all of that. Robert Mueller's special counsel recently secured a plea deal from Donald Trump's former attorney, Michael Cohen and gave immunity to AMI CEO David Pecker , who quickly confirmed the validity of Cohen's claims that Trump paid off women to remain quiet about their ...

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  • 'An American hero': Touching tributes flow for John McCain
'An American hero': Touching tributes flow for John McCain

The longtime Arizona Republican died Saturday after a yearlong battle with brain cancer . John McCain was one of them. Don't miss out on the latest news and information. US President Donald Trump offered his condolences to the family of John McCain, who died on Saturday. As a member of the U.S. Senate, he promoted a strong and well-funde...

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  • Services, memorial held in honor of McCain - KVOA | KVOA.com | Tucson, Arizona
Services, memorial held in honor of McCain - KVOA | KVOA.com | Tucson, Arizona

John McCain , a war hero and towering figure in U.S. politics known for reaching across the aisle in an increasingly divided nation, died on Saturday following a battle with brain cancer. The Republican establishment's favorite, Rep. Martha McSally, has linked herself to the president as she tries to fend off far-right challenges from Arpaio and ...

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  • U.S., Mexico Reach Trade 'Understanding' That Could Lead To NAFTA Overhaul
U.S., Mexico Reach Trade 'Understanding' That Could Lead To NAFTA Overhaul

Under the new deal, 75% of an automobile's value must be manufactured in North America, up from NAFTA's current level of 62.5%. It's also a win for Mexico. This victory will lead to others. But the countries still must resolve hard issues, including US complaints about Canada's protection for its dairy farmers and the way disputes are resolved ...

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  • Colyer orders flags to be flown at half-staff to honor McCain
Colyer orders flags to be flown at half-staff to honor McCain

The US flag at the White House was back at full staff Monday morning - in contrast to the US Capitol - after being lowered over the weekend to mark McCain's death Saturday of brain cancer at age 81. Trump repeatedly groused in public about what turned out to be McCain's final vote in the Senate last summer, blocking an Affordable Care Act repeal ...

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  • New York AG plans criminal investigation into Michael Cohen's taxes
New York AG plans criminal investigation into Michael Cohen's taxes

It made for a historic day, and not one Americans could take pride in. The probe into Cohen was triggered in part by a referral from special counsel Robert Mueller , who separately is looking into possible Russian interference in the 2016 USA presidential election.

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  • Kerala wants centre to accept foreign aid
Kerala wants centre to accept foreign aid

India's refusal to accept foreign aid for relief work in flood-battered Kerala has touched a raw nerve, with leaders of political parties in the state pressing the Centre to review the decision. Late on Wednesday night, in the wake of the offers, the MEA spokesperson said India deeply appreciated offers from several countries, including from for...

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  • China Trade Talks End With No Sign of Progress
China Trade Talks End With No Sign of Progress

The U.S. and China imposed fresh, previously announced tariffs on each other’s goods in the middle of trade talks. The dispute centres around Mr Trump's demand for Beijing to drop its protectionist economic stance and buy more U.S.

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  • Tucker Carlson Stands by South Africa Commentary After Trump Tweet Backlash
Tucker Carlson Stands by South Africa Commentary After Trump Tweet Backlash

South African lawmakers are now debating expropriation of some 150 farms in the country, including whether a constitutional amendment would be needed to move forward with the plan and what compensation might look like. "We continue to encourage a peaceful and transparent public debate about what we consider to be a very important issue, and the Sou...

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  • Duterte calls for 'greater unity' among faiths as Muslims mark Eid'l Adha
Duterte calls for 'greater unity' among faiths as Muslims mark Eid'l Adha

Muslims believe Ibrahim's faith was tested when God commanded him to sacrifice his only son. It will be celebrated on August 22 this year. After the two unit of prayer led by an Imam, they head home to slaughter their animals, also an act of worship as per Islamic tenets.

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  • Keralites thank UAE leaders for their assistance during floods
Keralites thank UAE leaders for their assistance during floods

Thousands of people in flood-ravaged south India waded August 20 through muck and mud to begin the vast task of cleaning their homes and businesses. Earlier, the UAE government had announced that it had set up a national emergency committee to oversee rescue work done in Kerala, The Times of India reported.

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  • Putin calls on Europe to rebuild Syria so that refugees can return
Putin calls on Europe to rebuild Syria so that refugees can return

They're also pushing ahead with the Nord Stream 2 natural-gas pipeline from Russian Federation to Germany over USA objections. The Minsk agreements are September 2014 and February 2015 pacts aimed at resolving the conflict in eastern Ukraine, where Moscow-backed separatists have been fighting Kyiv government forces in a war that has killed mo...

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  • Newsday, Trump revokes ex-CIA chief's security clearance
Newsday, Trump revokes ex-CIA chief's security clearance

Medhi Hasan, Greenwald's colleague at The Intercept , captured the absurdity of Trump's standard for who should and shouldn't have access to classified information by noting that the president's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, still has a security clearance-a fact that clearly shows Trump's decision to revoke Brennan's clearance was based on a petty ...

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  • British PM May, Imran Khan agree on stricter action against money laundering
British PM May, Imran Khan agree on stricter action against money laundering

Imran's party Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) had invited the likes of Kapil Dev and Sunil Gavaskar along with Sidhu. Both the leaders agreed that money laundering is a huge issue for the developing economies, adding that Pakistan would desire to receive assistance from the United Kingdom to minimise money laundering.

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  • America's Largest Veterans Group Rains on Trump's Parade
America's Largest Veterans Group Rains on Trump's Parade

Trump said it was possible the parade could be staged next year if the cost "comes WAY DOWN" and added that with the savings "we can buy some more jet fighters!" The President said he will instead "attend the big parade already scheduled at Andrews Air Force Base on a different date, (and) go to the Paris parade, celebrating the end of the...

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  • Trump revokes security clearance from ex-CIA chief over 'erratic behaviour'
Trump revokes security clearance from ex-CIA chief over 'erratic behaviour'

Instead, Brennan was appointed Deputy National Security Advisor, a position which did not require Senate confirmation. On Wednesday, Mr Brennan tweeted at the president: "It's astounding how often you fail to live up to minimum standards of decency, civility, & probity".

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  • North, South Korean leaders to meet in Pyongyang in September
North, South Korean leaders to meet in Pyongyang in September

Players from South Korea (R) and North Korea (L) pose for a photo session before the inter-Korean workers' football match in Seoul on August 11, 2018. But despite the rapprochement, global sanctions against the North for its nuclear and missile programs have kept economic cooperation between the two Koreas from taking off, while little progre...

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  • Worst flood in a century kills 43 in India's Kerala
Worst flood in a century kills 43 in India's Kerala

The official added that authorities had issued a "red-alert" warning in all 14 districts of the flood-ravaged state, with heavy downpours expected over the next 24 hours in numerous worst affected areas. On Wednesday the airport operations were shut down till Saturday afternoon. The Cochin International Airport Limited (CIAL), which chose to su...

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  • Things We Saw Today: Twitter Puts Alex Jones In a Time-Out
Things We Saw Today: Twitter Puts Alex Jones In a Time-Out

A few weeks ago, InfoWars host Alex Jones was banned by almost every digital platform, including YouTube as well as Apple, Facebook, and Spotify , but Twitter didn't make a move in the same direction. Jones said on his program that he had instructed his staff to do so and "take the super high road", though he contested whether the tweets vio...

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  • Qatar throws Turkey a lifeline as spat widens with US
Qatar throws Turkey a lifeline as spat widens with US

The lira yesterday traded at 6.4125 to the United States dollar, weakening from a close of 6.3577 a day earlier. It appears that the morning's move was triggered by the introduction of new rules by the BDDK - Turkey's banking watchdog - which, according to a Reuters report, has cut "the limit for Turkish banks' forex swap, spot and forward transa...

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  • Mexico: Nafta is back on the front-burner - ING
Mexico: Nafta is back on the front-burner - ING

Trump then sent a warning to Ottawa: "Their Tariffs and Trade Barriers are far too high. Will tax cars if we can't make a deal!". "Discussions appear to have taken on a surprising urgency of late, with the U.S. In addition, Trump has threatened to impose other tariffs on Canada, especially after the post-G7 Summit confrontation with Prime Minist...

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  • FBI Fires Agent Peter Strzok Over Anti-Trump Text Messages
FBI Fires Agent Peter Strzok Over Anti-Trump Text Messages

Strzok was part of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation but was removed from Mueller's team after the text messages surfaced. A senior counterintelligence agent, Strzok was sacked Friday, though news of the dismissal was made public by his lawyer today.

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  • In Presidential Tweet, Trump Says Former Aide Was 'A Loser' And 'Vicious'
In Presidential Tweet, Trump Says Former Aide Was 'A Loser' And 'Vicious'

What happened?" Trump is heard asking . The recording was played on NBC News's " Meet the Press ", where Manigault Newman was interviewed by Chuck Todd. "He's being puppeted", she said. Manigault Newman is drawing fire for the secret recordings she made at the White House , including one of her firing by chief of staff John Kelly in the h...

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