• Turkish party names Recep Tayyip Erdogan as presidential candidate
Turkish party names Recep Tayyip Erdogan as presidential candidate

When we chose our candidate, we only thought about the future of our nation's prosperity and happiness", Yildirim said. His candidature will be formally submitted to the Supreme Election Board (YSK) on Friday by Yildirim and MHP leader Devlet Bahceli.

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  • Ruff and tuff await India in Asian Cup test
Ruff and tuff await India in Asian Cup test

Hosts UAE will open the tournament - which runs from January 5 to February 1 next year - when they take on Gulf rivals Bahrain after being drawn in Group A with Thailand and India while defending champions Australia , who defeated South Korea in the final in 2015, take on Middle Eastern trio Syria, Palestine and Jordan in Group B .

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  • Officer, suspect killed after shootout in Indiana
Officer, suspect killed after shootout in Indiana

We are inundated with kind/loving messages and for that we are thankful. Terre Haute police and police from different companies surrounded the constructing within the Backyard Quarter condominium advanced on the town's south facet shortly after the capturing, Adamson stated.

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  • Celebrating Cinco De Mayo
Celebrating Cinco De Mayo

The battle wasn't a decisive turning point, and the French ended up taking Mexico City a year later and ruling for about three more years. "This is a relatively minor holiday in Mexico", the email continued, "however, in the United States Cinco de Mayo has evolved into a commemoration of Mexican culture and heritage, particularly in areas wit...

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  • North Korea goes back to the future, by 30 minutes
North Korea goes back to the future, by 30 minutes

Hours earlier, Trump said a date and place for his upcoming summit with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un would be announced in the coming days. ReutersDonald Trump has previously threatened to "destroy" North Korea. "If they are gone, we will lose proof that the Americans will defend us". President Donald Trump is touting his administratio...

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  • In scathing letter, House Chaplain rescinds resignation after feud with Paul Ryan
In scathing letter, House Chaplain rescinds resignation after feud with Paul Ryan

Ryan to try to fire him. "Father Conroy's service as House Chaplain has been a blessing to Members on both sides of the aisle", said House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi in response . The story that eventually rose to the top of the gossip mill was this: past year, as Ryan and his fellow Republicans were attempting to hammer out the details of t...

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  • Egypt slams deadly attack on election commission in Libya's Tripoli
Egypt slams deadly attack on election commission in Libya's Tripoli

Libya's Interior minister, Abdussalam Ashur, said at a press conference that the attackers killed 14 people. Pictures posted on social media showed thick black smoke billowing from the commission's offices, in the Ghout al-Shaal district west of central Tripoli .

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  • US delegation says trade talks with China on track; Trump praises Xi
US delegation says trade talks with China on track; Trump praises Xi

The discussions, led by Mnuchin and Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, are expected to cover a wide range of U.S. complaints about China's trade practices, from accusations of forced technology transfers to state subsidies for technology development.

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  • Boy Scouts Name Change Looms Now that Girls Allowed to Join
Boy Scouts Name Change Looms Now that Girls Allowed to Join

Some say that declining BSA membership among young men has helped spur the change in membership policy. Since October 2017, the organization says more than 3,000 girls across the USA have enrolled in its early programs and are already participating in Cub Scouts ahead of the full relaunch.

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  • Afghan Attacks on Media Show Jihadists Are Weak: Mattis
Afghan Attacks on Media Show Jihadists Are Weak: Mattis

A security source also confirmed both were suicide blasts. The double Kabul bombing claimed a total of 25 lives and wounded at least 45. The first bomb was detonated by an assailant on a motorcycle and left at least four dead and five injured, according to the interior ministry.

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  • Local election results show mixed results for Tories and Labour
Local election results show mixed results for Tories and Labour

Labour's Ellie Emberson, 19, made history when she won Minster ward, becoming the youngest woman ever elected to the council. However, the party still has a long way to go to reach the heights of 2007, when it took control of the council from Labour who had been in power for more than 25 years.

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  • Kim tells China he'll press on with denuclearisation
Kim tells China he'll press on with denuclearisation

The Chinese government's top diplomat, State Councillor Wang Yi, is visiting North Korea following last week's historic meeting between South Korean President Moon Jae-in and the North's Kim Jong Un, when both pledged to improve ties. He cautioned everyone to "stay tuned". He reportedly ran a trade and hotel service company in Rason, a special econ...

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  • Giuliani says Trump could sit for limited interview with Mueller
Giuliani says Trump could sit for limited interview with Mueller

Caputo, who has a background as a political operative in the US and Russian Federation, told the magazine he expected to be asked about his time as an aide with the campaign, his previous work in Russian Federation in the 1990s, and his connections to GOP operative Roger Stone and former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort during the meeting.

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  • Border Patrol Agents Found A Live Tiger Inside Abandoned Duffel Bag
Border Patrol Agents Found A Live Tiger Inside Abandoned Duffel Bag

The Gladys Porter Zoo has become an inadvertent collection point for tigers caught in an global smuggling ring. Maynard said he immediately radioed his colleagues to let them know he found a tiger cub, which was sedated. Illegal smuggling is a booming market in the Mexican border. They opened the bag and noticed that there was a tiger cub. Ti...

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  • Puerto Rican National Guard Plane Crashes Leaving 9 Dead
Puerto Rican National Guard Plane Crashes Leaving 9 Dead

Jose Rafael Roman. The mayor of Manati, which is along Puerto Rico's north coast, said Roman was a father of two young boys and his wife is five months pregnant with a baby girl. The plane belonged to the Guard's 156th Air Wing. At least five people were killed in the Wednesday crash . Maj. Paul Dahlen told The Associated Press.

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  • Oldest terrorist group Europe announced the dissolution
Oldest terrorist group Europe announced the dissolution

Spanish Interior Minister Juan Ignacio Zoido said the government would continue to hunt down those it called Basque terrorists. "All these years of terrorism were for nothing", she said in her office in the coastal town of San Sebastian, where a black and white photograph of her father sits on the desk.

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  • 'Birds' Bring Down Russian Fighter Jet Off Syria, 2 Dead
'Birds' Bring Down Russian Fighter Jet Off Syria, 2 Dead

Pilots " fought to take the aircraft under control till the last minute ", according to Moscow defence officials. We will update this post as more information comes available. In 2017, Russian and Syrian authorities agreed to prolong their presence in the country after President Vladimir Putin ordered the withdrawal of a significant number of t...

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  • China and the Dominican Republic establish ties
China and the Dominican Republic establish ties

An unnamed Taiwanese official told Reuters that China had won the country over with a $3.1 bn package of incentives and loans. Taiwan said it would "not compete with the Beijing authorities for money diplomacy". Beijing fears she will push for Taiwan's formal independence. "The Taiwan Strait is very likely to replace the Korean peninsula ...

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  • Democrat Support Craters Among Millennial Voters
Democrat Support Craters Among Millennial Voters

The survey found millenials increasingly see the Republican Party better at managing the economy . In particular, 47 percent of white millennials said two years ago they would vote for the Democrats, but now the number is only 39 percent for this year, the poll found.

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"An Embarrassment": Trump On White House Correspondents' Dinner

Trump joined in the criticism. Nothing can stand between the Trump family and an awkwardly liked tweet . Mike Allen, a prime voice of the city's establishment, declared in his newsletter on Sunday: "Media hands Trump embarrassing win". "Honestly, I wouldn't change a single word", she said. Sarah Huckabee Sanders was insulted for lying , not...

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  • Here comes another sunny week — Portland weather Sunday
Here comes another sunny week — Portland weather Sunday

Skies will be clear Saturday night with temps in Memphis in the upper 60s around 7:00pm and the upper 50s around 10:00pm. The reason for the warmth: a large area of high pressure that will be more or less anchored along and just off the East Coast through Friday .

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  • Lydia Ko claims first win since 2016 at LPGA Mediheal Championship
Lydia Ko claims first win since 2016 at LPGA Mediheal Championship

Lee and Ko, both 21 years old, each finished the fourth round at 12-under 276, with Lee sinking birdies on the final two holes - including holing out from the bunker on the par-3 17th - to help force a playoff. An eagle on the first play off hole saw the Kiwi lift her first title since July 2016. "I was able to hit a good shot again". It was the ...

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  • Durian sparks fear of gas leak in Melbourne library
Durian sparks fear of gas leak in Melbourne library

After rescuers surveyed the building, they managed to find the source of suspicious odor - a rotten durian, which was lying in a cupboard in the kitchen. Even when it's ripe durian is considered the smelliest fruit in the world, leading to it being banned from places like planes and trains. An investigation concluded the fruit's odour travelled a...

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  • Stormy Daniels sues Donald Trump over
Stormy Daniels sues Donald Trump over "defamatory" tweet

Trump knows that his personal Twitter account has an audience of over 50 million followers and that the Twitter post would be repeated and reported upon by other news and media outlets online, in print, and on television and radio". Cohen has previously admitted giving Ms Daniels $130,000 out of his own pocket, but has not said why he did thi...

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  • Pompeo meets Saudi King to muster support for new Iran sanctions
Pompeo meets Saudi King to muster support for new Iran sanctions

The current nuclear deal, continued Pompeo, does not offer enough guarantees that Iran will not acquire nuclear arms. For his part, Jubeir voiced Saudi Arabia's support for efforts aimed at improving the Iran nuclear deal, as well as US President Donald Trump's policy towards Tehran.

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