by | July 10, 2018 | 16:17

Footage shared on Facebook showed officials at a pier gathering information as the rescue operation unfolded in darkness behind them. Two boats carrying over 130 foreign tourists, mainly Chinese, capsized in high tides and strong winds off the southern Thai resort island of Phuket on Thursday afternoon.

by | July 10, 2018 | 16:00

But the US reportedly did not object when Russian Federation stepped in to support the resolution, and it was approved. Somehow things escalated from there into the US threatening Ecuador--the nation that was introducing the resolution--with "punishing trade measures".

by | July 10, 2018 | 14:32

Although there have been no major reported complications during the initial rescues, the death of a former Thai Navy SEAL diver who ran out of oxygen in a flooded area of the cave on Friday underscored the dangers of the journey. "If the lab results are negative - no infection or any disease - they can visit but they have to wear [medical] gown, face mask and hair cap". Reuters reported that eight players have been rescued in risky attempts by a world-class worldwide team of divers.

by | July 10, 2018 | 12:27

Torrential rainfall and flooding cut off their escape route and prevented rescuers from finding them for nearly 10 days. "Some of them had gone to rest, some others are preparing for the next operation". Since then, two more boys have been confirmed rescued by the Guardian's Asia Correspondent Michael Safi. Thais have been fixated on the crisis, hoping desperately for the safe return of the 12 boys and their 25-year-old football coach , after they ventured into the Tham Luang cave ...

by | July 10, 2018 | 11:58

A massive worldwide effort involving more than 100 divers and rescue workers brought the first eight boys out through winding and partly-submerged passageways on Sunday and Monday, four a day. Rescuers made a decision to go ahead with the operation to free them because of fears that waters would rise again. Highlighting the extreme dangers, a former Thai Navy SEAL died Friday while replenishing the oxygen canisters laid along the route to the boys' damp refuge.

by | July 10, 2018 | 10:41

Lucas Jackson / Reuters Donald Trump sits in a limousine as he leaves Manhattan Supreme Court after jury duty on August 17, 2015. President Trump's former chauffeur is suing the Trump Organization , saying he got stiffed on overtime pay, had his health care benefits slashed and was denied a raise for more than a decade.

by | July 10, 2018 | 08:44

For the first year of his presidency, while he drummed up support from Beijing for several rounds of increasingly harsh sanctions on North Korea , Trump remained subdued in his challenges to China on trade. "We gotta give Pompeo that flexibility to continue these efforts, to push hard and see where we end up", he said. "It's certainly a setback and a change of heart and a very different picture coming from the North Korean side".

by | July 10, 2018 | 08:11

President Trump is slated to announce his nominee to replace retiring Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy tonight. Kavanaugh has drawn concern from many in the conservative movement over some of his past rulings, notably his opinion against a Catholic pro-life organization in a case involving the Obamacare contraception mandate and an opinion that is said to have paved the way for the Supreme Court ruling that "saved" Obamacare itself a few years ago .

by | July 10, 2018 | 06:22

President Donald Trump on Monday evening announced Brett Kavanaugh as his nominee to succeed Justice Anthony Kennedy on the U.S. Supreme Court. "I'll interpret the law as written". Wade , and undermine protections for people with pre-existing conditions. Broadcast networks scrambled to clear room on their primetime schedules at 9 PM in order to cover Trump's announcement, ABC interrupting summer reality TV workhorse The Bachelorette , to carry Survivor: Scotus.

by | July 10, 2018 | 04:36

President Vladimir Putin early on July 8 said he was "proud" of the team despite its losing to the Croats 4-3 in Sochi on penalty kicks after ending extra-time play in a 2-2 draw late on July 7. Asked if the U.S. might recognise Crimea to be part of Russian Federation, he said, "We're to have to see" and then said the situation was handled "unfortunately" by his predecessor, President Barack Obama.

by | July 09, 2018 | 23:55

They were discovered by a team of British divers on Monday and rescue operations have been meticulously planned all week. Cave rescue experts consider an underwater escape to be a last resort, especially with people untrained in diving. For the pod's hull, he said, designers used a "liquid oxygen transfer tube" from SpaceX's Falcon rocket. The 12 members of the Wild Boars junior soccer team and their 25-year-old coach Ekkapol Chantawong first went missing on June 23 after heavy rains ...

by | July 09, 2018 | 23:21

Hurst believes Gareth Southgate's side can match their finest hour and go all the way in Russian Federation, and Kane admits the support from such England greats is further incentive to succeed. "No one wants to go home". The Foxes' defender headed England into a 1-0 lead in the first half of their World Cup quarter-final clash with Sweden, with his first goal for his country.

by | July 09, 2018 | 18:45

Giuliani stressed that "I have no concerns that Michael Cohen is going to do anything but tell the truth", adding that "As long as he tells the truth, we're home free". "What I do know is, there's no evidence of wrongdoing with President Trump ". Giuliani told ABC , "We've been through everything on collusion and obstruction".

by | July 09, 2018 | 18:42

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo meets with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at Abe's official residence in Tokyo on Sunday. And, the promised remains have yet to be delivered. The regime's belief that the weapons are needed to deter a U.S. attack dates back almost 70 years to the still-unresolved Korean War, and will take more than a handshake to dispel.

by | July 09, 2018 | 18:29

A lawyer for the men, A.P. Singh, told reporters at the courthouse after the verdict that "injustice" had been done to the convicted murderers - using the Hindi word for "boys" to describe them - and the court had caved to public and political pressure to uphold the death penalty .

by | July 09, 2018 | 18:25

Against the backdrop of tense cross-strait relations and U.S. -Sino relations strained by trade issues, the U.S. Navy sailed two of its Arleigh-Burke guided missile destroyers through the strait over the weekend, which it said was a routine voyage that has been carried out for many years.

by | July 09, 2018 | 16:45

Since January, nearly 9,500 asylum seekers have been caught at the border. "It is not up to Mayor John Tory, nor is it up to Premier Doug Ford , to pay for the commitments made by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau or any of his cabinet ministers".

by | July 09, 2018 | 16:22

Erik Brattberg of the Carnegie Endowment's Europe program, anxious that criticizing Europeans weakens alliances and provides "new opportunities for countries like Russian Federation to take advantage of that". Poland, for instance, has put forth a proposal for the build permanent military bases. Anton Gerashchenko, a prominent Ukrainian lawmaker, said any decision by Trump to support Putin's interests in Ukraine would "extremely negatively affect all USA positions in the world because ...

by | July 09, 2018 | 16:05

The transport ministry in a statement said officials confirmed that because of heavy rains, the ground beneath the rails subsided away, causing the train to derail. "It was a frightful accident", DHA quoted her as saying. Turkey's audiovisual authority RTUK later said the government had issued a temporary ban on broadcasting images from the scene.

by | July 09, 2018 | 11:54

Officials said the incident is being investigated, and no further details were immediately available. The death is the third American military fatality in Afghanistan this year. "And I will tell you honestly, we have had our Afghan partners come to us with intelligence that preempted potential attacks, and they have been proactively taking care of their own problems".

by | July 09, 2018 | 09:40

David Davis' resignation comes days after Theresa May secured the cabinet's backing for her Brexit plan despite claims from Brexit supporters, known as Breexiters, that it was too "soft", BBC News reports . Less than nine months remain until Britain leaves the bloc on March 29, 2019. I call on the Prime Minister to see sense and bring forward a plan that heeds the mounting evidence against a hard Brexit from opposition parties, the business community and the devolved administrations.

by | July 09, 2018 | 06:22

The trapped soccer team, which consists of boys aged 11-16, was found on Monday by a team of divers after a nine-day search. Rescuing the remaining boys and coach could take two to four days, and depended on the weather, an army commander involved in the mission said .

by | July 09, 2018 | 06:16

Under instructions from Asahara, six Aum members strangled 33-year-old lawyer Tsutsumi Sakamoto - who had been helping parents seeking to free their children from the cult's control - as well as his 29-year-old wife, Satoko, and their 1-year-old son, Tatsuhiko, after breaking into the family's home in Yokohama in the early hours of November 4, 1989.

by | July 09, 2018 | 01:16

Once again, Trump's business practices have seemingly contradicted his views on immigration as his Mar-a-Lago resort wants to hire 40 more foreign workers. For all his tough talk on immigration from his election campaign to the ongoing migrant crisis brought about by his draconian policies , it seems rather freakish Trump wants foreign workers over USA residents for his beloved resort.

by | July 09, 2018 | 00:29

Trump has interviewed at least seven potential replacements for retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy , people with knowledge of the process said earlier this week. Brian Fallon, Demand Justice's executive director, said the group plans spots next week in Manchin's, Donnelly's and Heitkamp's home states asking them to continue protecting patients with pre-existing conditions by opposing a nominee who'd threaten that.

by | July 08, 2018 | 23:20

But with Shine's Fox News experience comes controversy, as he served as an executive during the network's sexual harassment scandal . Her position remains unfilled. For decades, the daily "message" was Ailes' job at Fox, and Shine was his dutiful lieutenant. Donald Trump Jr. expressed similar sentiments in his comment.

by | July 08, 2018 | 22:13

Bush and assistant to Kenneth W. Starr, the independent counsel who investigated President Bill Clinton. ABC meanwhile will hit pause on The Bachelorette's jaunt to the Bahamas as needed to accommodate breaking news coverage, and then resume its regularly scheduled programming, airing both Bachelorette and The Proposal in full.

by | July 08, 2018 | 20:54

The province of Quebec was hit with highs of 86 F plus temperatures (30 C) beginning June 29 with accompanying humidex levels of between 104 F - 113 F (40 C -45 C). Police and firefighters also continued to go door to door in areas identified as having people considered at high risk: those with chronic illness or mental-health problems, those who live alone and people without air conditioning at home.

by | July 08, 2018 | 18:30

Sweden will face the Three Lions of England in the quarterfinal match at the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup and the ex Manchester United star believes his country can defeat England. "You deserve this moment - Football's Coming Home! W". An audience of 16.5 million saw Tuesday night's penalty shoot-out victory over Colombia, with an even greater number expected to have tuned in for the Sweden match.

by | July 08, 2018 | 17:46

The woman, Jasmine Edwards , posted a video of the incident on Facebook . After Edwards became angry because he asked for ID, the attorney said , Bloom called police "to make sure that the interaction didn't escalate". She tells them that Mr Bloom had approached her to ask for her driver's licence to confirm she was a resident. Company spokesman Brian Risinger confirmed that Bloom's separation was "effective immediately".

by | July 08, 2018 | 17:33

Angela Merkel and Viktor Orban hold talks, days after the German chancellor made key border policy concessions to hardliners who have embraced the Hungarian leader's anti-migrant stance. The plan is in line with existing European Union rules, but countries on the bloc's outer borders such as Italy have said they're unwilling to take in all the migrants who arrive on their shores.

by | July 08, 2018 | 16:06

On Saturday , Pompeo briefed reporters about his time in Pyongyang saying, progress was made "on nearly all of the central issues" but there's still more work to be done. The display of small talk between North Korean and US officials, a rarity given the infrequent contacts between the longtime adversaries, revealed both the tension at the heart of the nuclear negotiations and the increasing familiarity of the two men who have become diplomatic counterparts during Pompeo's three visits ...

by | July 08, 2018 | 10:27

At the beginning of the meeting , Kim Yong Chol said both sides held "a very serious discussion on very important matters yesterday". In addition, Pompeo said he discussed the repatriation of USA solider remains from the Korean War. It went on to say that it brought up constructive measures to carry out each of the articles in the Joint Statement signed by their leaders in Singapore, .

by | July 08, 2018 | 09:20

The Fire and Disaster Management Agency said by Saturday morning, more than 1.6million people had been ordered to evacuate their homes. Yoshihide Suga, chief cabinet secretary, said that about 48,000 troops, police and firefighters have been deployed for rescue operations.

by | July 08, 2018 | 09:16

Gorsuch also served in the George W. Bush administration, yet I do not recall conservatives using that as an excuse to question his commitment to the rule of law or to conservative principles", Gonzales wrote. Of the three, Barrett might have the most controversial credentials. CBN News Chief Political Correspondent David Brody will appear on Monday's The 700 Club with the latest information on the president's potential Supreme Court nominee .