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Two killed in United States tornadoes

Two killed in United States tornadoes

The tornado swept into the mobile home park in western Wisconsin on Tuesday, as a storm system also pounded parts of at least seven states from Texas to near the Canadian border with heavy rain, h...

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European Union fines Facebook 110 million euros over WhatsApp deal

European Union fines Facebook 110 million euros over WhatsApp deal

She described the fine - for hiding the company's hypothetical ability to match up users' activity on Facebook .com with their behavior elsewhere on line - as "proportionate". It added that the "er...

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What's at Stake in Today's Iranian Election

What's at Stake in Today's Iranian Election

That puts turnout above 70 percent. The two figures, Mir Hossein Mousavi and Mahdi Karroubi, both endorsed Raisi, as did Mohammad Khatami, another reformist who served as Iran's president from 1997 to...

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Wayne Rooney unlikely to play at Old Trafford again this season - Mourinho

Wayne Rooney unlikely to play at Old Trafford again this season - Mourinho

Mourinho confirmed 19-year-old defenders Tim Fosu-Mensah, back after a shoulder injury, and Axel Tuanzebe would also play on Sunday - a bold, callow line-up borne out of perceived necessity. "I don'...

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Wage squeeze worsens in Britain as inflation hits 4-year high

Wage squeeze worsens in Britain as inflation hits 4-year high

Prices for clothing rose by 1.1% between March and April compared with a fall of 0.4% a year ago. "The largest upward effect in April came from transport, in particular, fuel prices", the ONS said. Th...

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Man tried to get into cockpit on flight to Hawaii

Man tried to get into cockpit on flight to Hawaii

Balsamo reported from Los Angeles. A flight attendant suspected it belonged to Uskanil, who was in the bathroom. A flight attendant asked to see his boarding pass, and then escorted Uskanil back to ...

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Trump reportedly called Comey a 'nut job' to Russian officials

Trump reportedly called Comey a 'nut job' to Russian officials

He says he hopes Comey's testimony will answer some of the questions that have arisen since Comey was suddenly dismissed last week by President Donald Trump. The New York Times reported that Trump c...

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China reports progress on South China Sea code of conduct

China reports progress on South China Sea code of conduct

The success of the first BCM meeting represents an important signal that China and the Philippines are jointly moving toward an early conclusion on the Code of Conduct (COC) in the South China Sea, ...

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President Trump arrives in Saudi Arabia

President Trump arrives in Saudi Arabia

Meanwhile, The Washington Post reported that an unidentified senior Trump adviser was being considered a "person of interest" in the law enforcement investigation. During the visit, the PM is also lik...

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Oil prices rise as Saudi Arabia may cut exports to Asia

The higher prices were a result of top exporter and de facto OPEC leader Saudi Arabia saying on Monday it would "do whatever it takes" to rebalance a market that has been dogged by oversupply for over...

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The Trump-Russia probe is now investigating a possible cover-up

The Trump-Russia probe is now investigating a possible cover-up

Trump has been narrowing a short list and interviewing candidates to replace FBI Director James Comey who he fired May 9. This is according to a report from The New York Times , which cited a docum...

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Perkins Coie Trust Co Acquires 71 Shares of QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM)

Leavell Investment Management Inc. increased its position in shares of QUALCOMM by 14.9% in the third quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 101,946,927 shares of the wireless technology company's stoc...

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Body dumped along Texas road after hearse stolen

Body dumped along Texas road after hearse stolen

It's possible the pair accused of stealing the Suburban didn't know it was a hearse since it did not have any markings identifying it as a funeral home vehicle. They both were charged with unauthorize...

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Venezuela supports extension of OPEC, non-OPEC production cut

While output curbs that started January 1 are working, global inventories aren't yet at the level targeted by OPEC and its allies, Saudi Energy Minister Khalid Al-Falih said in Beijing alongside h...

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Oil extends gains as USA crude stocks fall for 5th straight week

Oil extends gains as USA crude stocks fall for 5th straight week

Iraq and Algeria support the extension of oil production cuts by OPEC and non-OPEC producers through the end of the year to try to boost prices, they said in a joint statement Thursday. The announce...

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Trump revealed highly classified info to Russian Federation

Trump revealed highly classified info to Russian Federation

According to The New York Times' anonymous sources, who were not authorized to discuss the matter, Trump shared intelligence about an Islamic State plot, with "at least some of the details" coming f...

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Trump heads overseas, turmoil in his wake

Trump heads overseas, turmoil in his wake

He also defended his decision to fire Comey last week, saying it was because of his poor performance and popularity. I think it shows division, and it shows that we're not together as a country. On Fr...

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Oil prices dip as supplies remain ample despite production cuts

Though the deal proposed a cut of 1.8 million barrels, commodity analysts are of the view that this number could be increased. Supply cuts of 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd) were initially agree...

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Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner get rabbinical approval to fly on Jewish Sabbath

Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner get rabbinical approval to fly on Jewish Sabbath

When it comes to Jewish observance, Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump may be in a class by themselves. But Ivanka Trump and her husband have no official jobs in the White House, so it is unclear on w...

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Alibaba revenue rises, but investments in growth take toll

Alibaba revenue rises, but investments in growth take toll

That was on the back of a faster-than-expected 60 percent surge in revenue to 38.58 billion yuan - a key figure for gauging China's increasingly important consumer sector. Alibaba runs a formable e-co...

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