World: US News

Kim Jong-un resumes work on the 'worst building in human history' in North Korean capital

Tuesday  09:55,   17 october 2017
International Business Times

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has ordered workman to finish building the Ryugyong Hotel in Pyongyang.;;;It is also known as the "hotel of doom".North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has ordered workmen to finish building the Ryugyong Hotel in[...]

Gravitational waves just led us to the incredible origin of gold in the universe

Tuesday  09:26,   17 october 2017
Vox.com

LIGO kick-started an astronomical treasure hunt that ended with colliding neutron stars and gold .The Nobel Prize–winning LIGO observatory has already changed the world of astronomy. When the scientists in the LIGO collaboration announced the first[...]

Gravitational waves just led us to the incredible origin of gold in the universe

Tuesday  09:25,   17 october 2017
Vox.com

LIGO kick-started an astronomical treasure hunt that ended with colliding neutron stars and gold .The Nobel Prize–winning LIGO observatory has already changed the world of astronomy. When the scientists in the LIGO collaboration announced the first[...]

Eerie lights and ghostly boy seen by staff at spookiest English Heritage site

Tuesday  09:05,   17 october 2017
Press Association

The Derbyshire castle is built on an ancient burial ground.The Derbyshire castle, built on an ancient burial ground, has topped the poll by 1,800 English Heritage staff, in which they were asked to rate the individual site they work at on a “spooky[...]

Remains found in crocodile after woman's death

Tuesday  08:58,   17 october 2017
Sky News

Human remains have been found inside a 14ft-long crocodile believed to have killed an elderly woman. Anne Cameron, who suffered from dementia, wandered away from her care home last week in the tourist town of Port Douglas in the Australian state of [...]

Peerages 'to have 15-year time limit' in bid to shrink 'bloated' House of Lords

Tuesday  08:15,   17 october 2017
International Business Times

The Lords is the second largest legislative chamber in the world.At 800 members and counting, only China has a bigger legislative body and a groundswell of support has been growing for cutting the size of the upper house, whose members have no limit [...]

Former Trump aide to invest in Weinstein firm

Tuesday  05:47,   17 october 2017
Sky News

One of Donald Trump's closest confidantes has thrown a lifeline to the scandal-hit Weinstein entertainment empire, amid signs it could be up for sale. The Weinstein Company has confirmed it has entered an agreement with Colony Capital, a[...]

Former Trump aide to invest in Weinstein firm

Tuesday  05:45,   17 october 2017
Sky News

One of Donald Trump's closest confidantes has thrown a lifeline to the scandal-hit Weinstein entertainment empire, amid signs it could be up for sale. The Weinstein Company has confirmed it has entered an agreement with Colony Capital, a[...]

Trump says predecessors didn't honour fallen; response heated

Tuesday  05:35,   17 october 2017
Associated Press

For U.S. presidents, meeting the families of military personnel killed in war is about as wrenching as the presidency gets . President Donald Trump's suggestion Monday that his predecessors fell short in that duty brought a visceral reaction from[...]

North Korea says 'a nuclear war may break out any moment'

Tuesday  04:55,   17 october 2017
Associated Press

UNITED NATIONS — North Korea's deputy U.N. ambassador warned Monday that the situation on the Korean peninsula "has reached the touch-and-go point and a nuclear war may break out any moment. "Kim In Ryong told the U.N. General Assembly's[...]

Killer Storm Ophelia expected to bring further disruption to UK

Tuesday  02:40,   17 october 2017
Press Association

Storm Ophelia is expected to cause further disruption after three people died in hurricane-force winds and hundreds of thousands were left without power.  Scotland is braced for gusts of up to 70mph and flood warnings are in place on its west[...]

'Really lovely' Prince Harry bonds with seriously ill children at WellChild Awards

Tuesday  00:51,   17 october 2017
Hello!

Prince Harry showed his caring side at the annual WellChild Awards on Monday night, where he spent time with seriously ill children and their families at The Royal Lancaster HotelPrince Harry spent Monday evening with seriously ill children from[...]

UK and EU to 'accelerate efforts' on Brexit

Monday  23:01,   16 october 2017
Sky News

The UK and EU have agreed "efforts should accelerate" over Brexit negotiations following the Prime Minister's visit to Brussels.Following a working dinner in the Belgian capital on Monday night, Theresa May and European Commission[...]

Hillary Clinton Pictured In Foot Brace As She Misses Interviews After Fall

Monday  22:50,   16 october 2017
Huffington Post UK

Hillary Clinton missed a series of broadcast interviews on Monday after she caught her heel on steps, hurting her ankle. The former US secretary of state and presidential hopeful was due to appear on BBC Radio 4′s ‘Woman’s Hour’ and ITV’s ‘This[...]

Bowe Bergdahl pleads guilty to desertion and misbehavior

Monday  19:21,   16 october 2017
New York Daily News

Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was held captive by the Taliban for five years after leaving his base in Afghanistan, has pleaded guilty to desertion and misbehavior. Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was held captive by the Taliban for five years after[...]