Iran's Rouhani declares 'victory' over Trump on nuclear deal

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told French President Emmanuel Macron on Sunday that changing the nuclear deal between Iran and world powers would increase the chances of it remaining in place. The Iranian Regime is not in favour of any changes- as the current deal benefits them greatly without sacrificing much- and so Foreign Minister ...

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  • Trump tweets DACA 'probably dead'
Trump tweets DACA 'probably dead'

But a tentative deal worked out Thursday by a small bipartisan group of senators crumbled in an Oval Office meeting in which, according to multiple people involved, an angry Trump asked them why the United States should accept immigrants from "shithole countries" such as Haiti, El Salvador and African nations over those from European countries su...

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  • Philippines raises volcano red alert at rumbling Mayon
Philippines raises volcano red alert at rumbling Mayon

Mayon last erupted in 2014, with lava flows forcing thousands of people to evacuate. The volcano's activity has been "non-explosive" so far, but authorities have ordered the evacuation of thousands residents in surrounding villages, moving roughly 1,000 families to shelters as of Sunday.

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  • Burning Iranian oil tanker sinks in East China Sea after accident
Burning Iranian oil tanker sinks in East China Sea after accident

State TV quoted Mahmoud Rastad, the chief of Iran's maritime agency, as saying: "There is no hope of finding survivors among the (missing) 29 members of the crew". The awful, tragic incident of fire in our country's oil tanker off the eastern coast of China, which resulted in the martyrdom-like death of its entire crew and hard-working personnel,...

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  • After federal court order, Trump admin resumes accepting DACA renewals
After federal court order, Trump admin resumes accepting DACA renewals

The bipartisan group included Jeff Flake , R-Ariz., who initially announced the agreement , top Senate Democrat Dick Durbin and other pro-immigration senators that have been working for months in hopes of securing legislation to extend Obama-era protections called Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals , or DACA .

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  • Peru natural disaster: Fatalities reported after powerful quake hits south coast
Peru natural disaster: Fatalities reported after powerful quake hits south coast

Acari is about an eight-hour drive down the coast from Lima , the capital. The governor of the Peruvian region hit by Sunday's strong quake says at least one person was killed and 20 were injured. The quake struck at 4:18 a.m. local time, its epicenter in the Pacific Ocean , about 25 miles southwest of Acarí, the U.S. Geological Survey reporte...

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  • Vehicle soars into second-floor dental office in weird California crash
Vehicle soars into second-floor dental office in weird California crash

The auto was traveling at a high speed when it hit the concrete median. The driver reportedly said afterwards that he'd been using drugs at the time. According to witnesses, the auto caught fire upon colliding with the building. Officials say that one person who was in the vehicle managed to get out while crews had to rescue the second person...

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  • IDF Destroys Hamas Terror Tunnel Reaching into Israel
IDF Destroys Hamas Terror Tunnel Reaching into Israel

The announcement emphasized that the IDF is not seeking to bring about a deterioration of the situation along the Gaza Strip border, but will continue to act against any violation of Israeli sovereignty, and is prepared to respond to a wide range of scenarios.

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  • Plane skids off runway in northern Turkey; no injuries
Plane skids off runway in northern Turkey; no injuries

Flight PC8622 was landing at Trabzon Airport on Saturday night from Ankara , Turkey's capital, when it ran off the runway. Flights resumed at the Trabzon International Airport on Sunday, after being temporarily suspended following the incident.

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  • Road spikes deployed to halt Greyhound bus after reports of armed man
Road spikes deployed to halt Greyhound bus after reports of armed man

The ordeal started near Milwaukee when police said they got a call from someone on board the Greyhound bus. The bus, carrying at least 40 passengers, made it to IL before it was brought to a stop by spike strips. "He didn't stop after the first spike strip", Dodd said. Racine County officials said the suspect implied he had a gun, but no weapon w...

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  • Trump says cancels London trip, experts suggest fear of mass protests
Trump says cancels London trip, experts suggest fear of mass protests

Trump said the Obama administration sold "the best located and finest embassy in London for 'peanuts.'" The move follows long-standing fears that the United States president's trip could trigger protests in the UK. SOT: JEREMY SHAPIRO, RESEARCH DIRECTOR AT THE EUROPEAN COUNCIL ON FOREIGN RELATIONS (ENGLISH): Jeremy Shapiro of the European Council o...

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  • Obama Foundation Submits Revised Plans for Chicago Presidential Center
Obama Foundation Submits Revised Plans for Chicago Presidential Center

Grass-roots activists, conservationists and academics on Chicago's South Side say the Obama Presidential Center , as now planned, does not do enough to benefit neighborhoods badly in need of economic revitalization. The library will be housed in Chicago and will include a museum building that is 235 feet tall. A two-level athletic center inclu...

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  • Donald Trump: 'We'll See What Happens' with Steve Bannon
Donald Trump: 'We'll See What Happens' with Steve Bannon

On Wednesday in the same room where Trump met members of his cabinet, the president was ecstatic that TV networks had focused heavy attention on the immigration meeting. He has trashed the book as "fake" and its author, Michael Wolff , as "totally discredited author" and has sought to defend himself as a "very stable genius".

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  • Freezing Rain and Sleet expected across Clarksville-Montgomery County Friday morning
Freezing Rain and Sleet expected across Clarksville-Montgomery County Friday morning

Another blast of cold air is moving in with this storm system. FRIDAY: Partly cloudy skies develop, and we finally make it above freezing, with a high temperature of 39 degrees. "Projected accumulations of 1-2" of sleet and snow will fall with locally higher amounts closer to the TN River. Some areas could end up with a tenth of an inch of ic...

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  • Pentagon maintaining close ties to Pakistan, despite harsh White House sanctions
Pentagon maintaining close ties to Pakistan, despite harsh White House sanctions

Khan said that Trump scapegoated Pakistan for the USA -led coalition's failure to defeat the Taliban and bring peace to Afghanistan , and that "it was very insulting of him". In a press briefing, Khan, who has an worldwide reputation as a ladies man and at home is seen more as a religious conservative, said he has been a staunch opponent of Pakist...

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  • Saudi women attend sports event for first time
Saudi women attend sports event for first time

Numerous female fans wore face paint and colors of one of the two teams, Al-Ahli and Al-Batin. "I am very proud to be a witness of this massive change", Lamya Khaled Nasser, a 32-year-old football fan from Jeddah , told the AFP news agency.

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  • Trump urged by top advisers to waive Iran sanctions, official says
Trump urged by top advisers to waive Iran sanctions, official says

Trump needs to decide by mid-January whether to prolong the waivers on American sanctions against Iran's oil exports under the nuclear deal or not. The decision to stay in the deal, at least for now, comes as its critics and proponents argue over whether recent antigovernment protests in Iran show that the worldwide accord has helped, or hurt, th...

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  • China, France to further advance comprehensive strategic partnership
China, France to further advance comprehensive strategic partnership

He also said Beijing is for coordinating with France on major worldwide issues in the hope of promoting world stability and prosperity. While he pressed France's concerns about its trade deficit with China , Macron came away with the last minute announcement of a Chinese commitment to buy 184 single-aisle A320 planes from European aviation...

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  • Weekend brings sleet, ice, snow to West Virginia
Weekend brings sleet, ice, snow to West Virginia

Today's rain is expected to transition into a wintery mix around midnight and into snow later. This will be rain in southern areas through daybreak Saturday , but with colder air moving in at low and mid levels, some icing (freezing rain and possibly sleet) is likely by mid or late morning until precipitation shuts off by about 1pm.

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  • Israel open to defence deal terms
Israel open to defence deal terms

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is scheduled to visit India next week and ways to further deepen the already close defence ties between the two countries may figure during his talks with Indian leaders here, the report added. The Israeli envoy however evaded a direct question on whether Israel had approached India for support ahead of t...

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