• Get to know the top candidates running for California governor
Get to know the top candidates running for California governor

Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom and former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa are considered the top Democratic hopefuls, while Republicans view business executive John Cox as their best hope. Still, Montana voted for President Trump by 20 points, which makes Tester one of the most vulnerable Democrats in the country. Matt Rosendale, the state auditor,...

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  • UN Calls On US To Stop Separating Migrant Families Immediately
UN Calls On US To Stop Separating Migrant Families Immediately

While the policy doesn't make mention of separating families, U.S. protocol prohibits detaining children with their parents because the children are not charged with a crime and the parents are. The rights office said in a statement that "children should never be detained for reasons related to their own or their parents' migration status".

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  • Death toll from Guatemala's Volcano of Fire rises to 69
Death toll from Guatemala's Volcano of Fire rises to 69

Hours later, around 4pm (8am AEST), lava began flowing down the side of the mountain. The quake struck in the Pacific Ocean at a depth of 6.2 miles (10 km), according to US Geological Survey (USGS). There were explosions and ash plumes and a volcanic mudflow last month. More than 3,000 people were evacuated due to the eruption , which affect...

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  • Major bus crash near Prescott leaves dozens injured
Major bus crash near Prescott leaves dozens injured

The stretch of highway between Cornwall and Kingston has seen several major collisions during the past several months, and local mayors have asked the province to widen the highway in an attempt to address the issue. The Ornge air ambulance service has said it is responding to the scene, which is about 95 kilometres south of Ottawa. They say the ...

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  • Netanyahu warns Merkel of new refugee crisis sparked by Iran
Netanyahu warns Merkel of new refugee crisis sparked by Iran

The two world leaders agreed Iran exercised a "worrying" influence over a huge part of the Middle East . "This will inflame a religious war, and the consequences will be many more refugees and you know exactly where they'll come", he added.

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  • Georgia cop fired after deliberately hitting fleeing suspect with his auto
Georgia cop fired after deliberately hitting fleeing suspect with his auto

In the video Patmon can be seen trying to run away as Saulters closes the distance between them with his vehicle. Saulters attempted twice to block Patmon with his patrol vehicle. He was taken to the hospital for minor injuries and is now being held on $1,500 bond at Athens-Clarke County Jail on a misdemeanor charge of obstruction of a law enforcem...

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  • First Trump-Kim meeting scheduled for June 12
First Trump-Kim meeting scheduled for June 12

Kawasaki declined to say how much ICAN could stump up but said part of the Nobel Prize award would be put to the summit "in order to support peace in the Korean peninsula and a nuclear weapon-free world". Trump has said his goal is to get rid of North Korea's nuclear weapons. He invited a North Korean defector to Congress, and harshly criticized ...

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  • Putin summit on the cards?
Putin summit on the cards?

Ambassador to Russia Jon Huntsman, has been in Washington to help schedule the meeting. "This has been an ongoing project of Ambassador Huntsman, stretching back months, of getting a formal meeting between Putin and Trump", a source told the Wall Street Journal .

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  • Woman charged with manslaughter for allegedly running over man on baseball field
Woman charged with manslaughter for allegedly running over man on baseball field

Witnesses said Parkhurst - a grandfather who told cops he was behind the wheel of a auto that fatally struck little Carolee Ashby in NY in 1968 - tried to shut a gate to stop the crazed driver, but was hit and killed. The death of Ashby - who flew 133 feet through the air after being struck while walking on a road with her older sister on Halloween...

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  • Mueller Accuses Paul Manafort of Attempted Witness Tampering
Mueller Accuses Paul Manafort of Attempted Witness Tampering

Mueller's team has asked the court to revoke or revise Manafort's release conditions, including his bond and house arrest, in the wake of the filing . The motion includes a sworn declaration by an FBI agent who is attached to the Mueller investigation, supporting the allegation of witness tampering.

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  • Guatemala volcano death toll up to 69, expected to rise
Guatemala volcano death toll up to 69, expected to rise

Kilauea is a shield volcano with lava that is relatively fluid , so when trapped gas expands and bursts, the resulting eruptions are typically not as deadly. The volcano, which sits less than 50 kilometres from the capital Guatemala City, and is on the Pacific Ring of Fire , has been erupting since 2002, according to the Global Volcanism Prog...

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  • Trump Calls Off Philadelphia Eagles White House Visit Over Anthem Dispute
Trump Calls Off Philadelphia Eagles White House Visit Over Anthem Dispute

The reason: the team won't promise that all players will stand with hand on heart for the national anthem. Former Eagles wide receiver Torrey Smith ripped Trump on Twitter late Monday. In the past, Mr. Trump has ridiculed the traditional scorekeeping measures of presidential accomplishment, pooh-poohing the 100-day mark previous year only to ...

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  • Natural disaster hits Kilauea summit, sending ash plumes up to 8,000 feet
Natural disaster hits Kilauea summit, sending ash plumes up to 8,000 feet

Magno described the molten lava as being "like a flood, pouring out, covering everything in its path". About two dozen recent fissures have appeared since the volcano began erupting on May 3, destroying dozens of homes. They stopped to inquire of their situation, and then when asked, airlifted them to a safe place. He told reporters that there ...

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  • Guatemala volcano: Death toll from Fuego eruption rises to 62
Guatemala volcano: Death toll from Fuego eruption rises to 62

Mr Garcia said only 13 of those bodies have so far been identified and the death toll was expected to rise. Sacatepequez television published images of a charred landscape where the lava came into contact with homes. In another video , a visibly exhausted woman, her face blackened from ash, said she had narrowly escaped as lava poured throug...

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  • Footage Shows Moment When First Saudi Woman Receives Driver's License
Footage Shows Moment When First Saudi Woman Receives Driver's License

Worldwide media weren't present for the event. The official Saudi Press Agency said the swap came after women applicants were made to undergo a "practical test", but it did not offer details. The decision to lift a ban on women driving in the kingdom has been hailed as proof of a progressive trend, but the recent arrests have soured that im...

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  • Paul Manafort attempted to tamper with potential witnesses, Mueller tells court
Paul Manafort attempted to tamper with potential witnesses, Mueller tells court

Federal Bureau of Investigation agent, Brock Domin, wrote in court documents that at least one witness reported Mr Manafort's contact and said he appeared to be trying to change their story about his lobbying practices. Manafort's release while he awaits trial. The group, informally called the "Hapsburg group", was secretly retained in 2012 by Ma...

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  • Merkel, Netanyahu agree Iran is a concern for Israel's security
Merkel, Netanyahu agree Iran is a concern for Israel's security

European signatories are scrambling to save the accord, which they see as crucial to forestalling an Iranian nuclear weapon, by seeking to ring-fence trade with Iran against new US financial sanctions to dissuade Tehran from quitting the deal.

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  • Trump says he has 'absolute right' to pardon himself
Trump says he has 'absolute right' to pardon himself

In the June 23, 2017 letter from Marc Kasowitz, one of Trump's longtime personal attorneys , he makes numerous same points, arguing there was no basis for an obstruction charge and the president, as Comey said , has the power to fire anyone when he so chooses.

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  • No sanctions relief for North Korea until denuclearisation
No sanctions relief for North Korea until denuclearisation

The word "pressure" was not incorporated in a joint statement released after their talks. But the statement made no mention of maximum pressure on North Korea , which was included in a joint statement released at the time of the trio's previous meeting in October past year.

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  • Woman arrested after shooter reported near San Diego marathon
Woman arrested after shooter reported near San Diego marathon

This happened at a parking facility in the city's downtown, near the finish line of an annual marathon. The crash was reported to police around 10:45 a.m. Sullivan tells the Union-Tribune newspaper that officers found a woman underneath a parked auto on the 8th level of the parking structure. A number of surrounding streets were closed as off...

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