US official's 'quiet diplomacy' led to Warmbier's release
The parents and doctors of Otto Warmbier spoke out publicly today for the first time since he returned from North Korea in a coma. Otto Warmbier has a severe brain injury and is in a state of "unresponsive wakefulness", his OH doctors said on Thursday.
Republican leader, Capitol officers and aide shot at congressional baseball practice
Filous said she saw the shooter hit a uniformed law enforcement officer, who she said was later evacuated by helicopter. Bruce Westerman said he was not at the practice. "Please pray for my colleagues", Duncan said.
Trump Keeps Much Of Obama's Cuba Policy
The US president has been accompanied by Vice President Mike Pence, several cabinet members, Florida Gov. He alleged that for almost six decades, the Cuban people had suffered under the Communist domination.
British PM May faces mounting criticism over London tower block blaze
Queen Elizabeth, 91, and her grandson Prince William also visited residents and emergency workers on Friday. The British government has announced a 5 million-pound ($6.3 million) emergency fund for the victims.
High Court Says Offensive TM Ban Is Unconstitutional
Indian groups opposing the Redskins said the ruling does not change the fact that the name "is a dictionary-defined racial slur". The suit was brought forth by Simon Tam , the founder of the Asian-American rock band The Slants .
Steve Scalise among those shot at GOP baseball practice in Virginia
The White House also canceled a "listening session" on tax reform with top economic adviser Gary Cohn and auto industry leaders. I am grateful for the courage of the Capitol Police and their quick actions this morning.
MMA star Matt Hughes airlifted after train collides with truck
Hughes is a UFC Hall of Famer - a 2-time welterweight champion who beat stars like GSP, BJ Penn and Royce Gracie. His condition was not immediately available, but Illinois State Police described his injuries as serious.
Escaped prisoners look dramatically different in new photos released after capture
The billboards will feature the inmates' photos and advertise specifics about the reward and a nationwide tip line: 877-926-8332. Jasper County Sheriff Chris Malphus later said that these reports were unfounded and his deputies were allowed to stand down.
Conor McGregor Could Still Defend UFC Title Before End Of 2017
At the time, Mayweather was the -2250 favorite ($4.44 payoff for a $100 bet) over +950 McGregor ($950). McGregor is 12 years younger than Mayweather with a height and reach advantage and has knockout power.
Portuguese radio says 25 people killed in forest fires
Firefighters are now tackling a major forest fire in the Pedrógão Grande area, 30 miles south-east of Coimbra. Avelar resident Isabel Brandao has told The Associated Press that "the problem is that there was no rain".