• OR becomes first state to add third gender to driver's licenses
OR becomes first state to add third gender to driver's licenses

The International Civil Aviation Organization, which develops passport standards, has recommended an "X for unspecified" option since 1996, according to NBC. In fact, United Nation states use an internationally recognized format that includes a non-binary gender marker of X. Meanwhile, California lawmakers are considering a bill that would ...

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  • Turkish president slams US charges for guards
Turkish president slams US charges for guards

The State Department has said it had made its concern known to Turkey "in the strongest possible terms". In a statement released late in the day, the ministry said the decision was unacceptable as it clearly did not come as a result of an impartial and independent investigation.

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  • Family: Michigan native shot multiple times in chest, arm
Family: Michigan native shot multiple times in chest, arm

His family said he is expected to stay in the hospital for several days. "We're deeply concerned about him and his family". Matt Mika was identified by Tyson Foods as a victim of the shooting in Alexandria. "First and foremost, thanks to all who have expressed concern about Matt's condition". "Matt suffered multiple gunshot wounds". Stay...

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  • Iran's Zarif Continues Discussions on Mutual, Regional Issues in Norway
Iran's Zarif Continues Discussions on Mutual, Regional Issues in Norway

At an Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyadh last month, U.S. President Donald Trump accused Iran of fueling "the fires of sectarian conflict and terror" and called for its worldwide isolation. "We believe that the rest of the worldwide community will make it clear - as it has done already to them - that it considers the nuclear deal as a multila...

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  • Clinging on to her job, Britain's May appoints new ministers
Clinging on to her job, Britain's May appoints new ministers

Theresa May looks set to be backed by the Democratic Unionist Party as she attempts to run a minority government following her general election disaster. "It is also important for the prospect of successful Brexit negotiations that we have certainty in the political system", she added in a statement.

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  • Palace: PH welcomes help from other countries on Marawi siege
Palace: PH welcomes help from other countries on Marawi siege

A USA official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said support included aerial surveillance and targeting, electronic eavesdropping, communications assistance, and training. A US P-3 Orion surveillance plane was seen over the town on Friday. Philippine President Duterte told reporters Sunday the attack on Marawi had been ordered directl...

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  • States will have to find funds for farm loan waivers: Arun Jaitley
States will have to find funds for farm loan waivers: Arun Jaitley

Patidar leader Hardik Patel speaks to the media in Surat on June 1, 2017. In states such as Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh, the protesters turned violent, even resorting to vandalising property, media reports said. Patidar quota stir leader Hardik Patel was on Tuesday detained in Neemuch while he was on his way to Mandsaur to meet the famil...

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  • Three US troops killed after Afghan soldier opened fire
Three US troops killed after Afghan soldier opened fire

Afghan officials said that a USA airstrike on a border outpost in southern Helmand province killed two border police officers and wounded six others late Friday or early Saturday. The Trump administration is considering sending more troops to the country. The three previous US soldiers' deaths in Achin make up the entirety of USA combat fatal...

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  • Puerto Rican voters back statehood in questioned referendum
Puerto Rican voters back statehood in questioned referendum

New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito pushed for Lopez Rivera to be honored with the parade's National Freedom Award. "We will lose our autonomy", he told The New York Times . The ruling Partido Nuevo Progresista (PNP), which controls the Puerto Rican governorship as well as legislature and organised the referendum, claimed the re...

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  • Five Tehran attackers had fought for IS, says Iran
Five Tehran attackers had fought for IS, says Iran

The Sunni Muslim militants of Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attacks on the Shi'ite Muslim state. Other members of the public accused Saudi Arabia and Iran's long-time foe, the United States, of backing the attacks. Iran blamed the Wednesday attacks on Saudi Arabia, casting them in the context of a broader regional conflic...

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  • PA refuses to pay for Gaza's electricity
PA refuses to pay for Gaza's electricity

Qatar denies the allegations. "Hamas' should have quickly put right the ongoing disaster in the Gaza Strip, instead of criticizing statements made by the Saudi foreign minister, Adel al-Jubeir", who recently demanded that Qatar sever its links with Hamas and the Muslim Brotherhood .

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  • Gandhi would have laughed at 'chatur baniya' remark, says his grandson
Gandhi would have laughed at 'chatur baniya' remark, says his grandson

Referring to Mahatma Gandhi's mercantile caste, Amit Shah said that Gandhi was a " chatur baniya " (clever merchant) who knew that Congress does not have the proper base or principles, which is why he recommended the dissolution of the Congress.

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  • Iran identifies terrorists involved in Tehran attacks
Iran identifies terrorists involved in Tehran attacks

So when the White House woke on Wednesday to images of a possible Islamic State attack on Tehran , it prompted a sharp quandary: How does President Trump condemn the violence without seeming to embrace the victims? The statement released the names of terrorists as Abu Jahad, Ghayom, Fereidoun, Saryas and Ramin but to some social and securi...

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  • Third London attacker was Moroccan-Italian - Italy investigative source
Third London attacker was Moroccan-Italian - Italy investigative source

In a statement Tuesday, British authorities said Zaghba was "not a police or MI5 subject of interest". The Metropolitan Police said on Tuesday that the 22-year-old had yet to be formally identified but detectives were confident it was him and had informed his family.

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  • Trump and Sessions have had heated exchanges - Western Mass News - WGGB/WSHM
Trump and Sessions have had heated exchanges - Western Mass News - WGGB/WSHM

Instead, he blamed the decision on the Justice Department , which is simply carrying out his order. For one thing, Conway probably should not contrast her boss's statements on Twitter to presidential actions, given his light collection of actual accomplishments and his administration's often internally conflicting and/or incoherent statements ...

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  • Man jumps into moving car to save driver having a seizure
Man jumps into moving car to save driver having a seizure

Tompkins backed his truck up out of the way as you can see in the video. As the auto was moving, Tompkins got out of his truck and jumped inside through the car's window, putting the vehicle in park. "My adrenaline is still going", Tompkins wrote . Hell, if my sister was still single, I'd even go as far as giving him her phone number, but sinc...

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  • Saudi king: Trump visit a 'turning point'
Saudi king: Trump visit a 'turning point'

During Trump's speech in Saudi Arabia , he accused Iran of funding terrorism. Drive them out of your communities. "We must practice tolerance and respect for each other once again-and make this region a place where every man and woman, no matter their faith or ethnicity, can enjoy a life of dignity and hope", he said.

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  • Huma Abedin Files for Divorce
Huma Abedin Files for Divorce

According to the charges, prosecutors said, Weiner used online messaging and video chat apps to communicate with a girl "he knew to be 15 years old". "And yet I remained in denial even as the world around me fell apart". "I apologise to everyone I have hurt". Weiner said he began getting mental health treatment in the fall, when he said he "...

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  • Germany and China should cooperate on protecting climate - Merkel
Germany and China should cooperate on protecting climate - Merkel

While the US President is widely reported to be about to announce the US with withdraw from the Paris Agreement, Mr Li said China had "in recent years has stayed true to its commitment". "President (Vladimir) Putin signed this convention in Paris". "We are going to show them that implementing our targets is very positive for the economy, very pos...

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  • US might return Eastern Shore compound to Russians
US might return Eastern Shore compound to Russians

The cited reasons were the USA intelligence community's consensus that the Russian government had committed cyber espionage to subvert the 2016 presidential election and the harassment of US diplomats in Russia. Petersburg. "Trump would put Americans at risk and send an unmistakable message to foreign powers that attacks on our election process wil...

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  • Trump breaks campaign promise by not moving US Embassy to Jerusalem
Trump breaks campaign promise by not moving US Embassy to Jerusalem

This has been Spicer's answer to every question regarding the embassy move ever since Trump entered the White House in January. In a statement, White House press secretary Sean Spicer said that the president's decision doesn't mean he is backing off of his promise.

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  • Israeli govt meeting near Jerusalem site angers Palestinians
Israeli govt meeting near Jerusalem site angers Palestinians

Apparently, the Americans say that the Netanyahu cabinet's easing of restrictions on PA Arabs earlier this week, ahead of President Trump's visit, was not enough of a gesture. Without naming anyone in particular, Rubin tells OneNewsNow that Trump is getting "bad advice" from his advisers about moving the USA embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem - a...

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  • Top Trump aide exits as wider White House overhaul expected
Top Trump aide exits as wider White House overhaul expected

White House communications director Mike Dubke, we hardly knew ye. "I think that he is frustrated, like I am and like so many others, to see stories come out that are patently false, to see narratives that are wrong, to see fake news ", Spicer told reporters.

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  • NDP prepares for chance at governing
NDP prepares for chance at governing

Premier Christy Clark, 51. The deal gives the NDP, which won 41 seats in the May 9 election, the support of all three Green Party MLAs, securing the two parties the support of 44 MLAs in the in the 87-seat legislature required to form a government.

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  • Brush fire burning in Mandeville Canyon
Brush fire burning in Mandeville Canyon

Mandeville Canyon is located just northwest of the Getty Center, but it was unclear if the facility or any homes were threatened. A plume of smoke from a wildfire burning above Mandeville Canyon Road in the Brentwood area of Los Angeles is seen from the San Fernando Valley, Sunday, May 28, 2017.

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  • Dixon, Howard walk away from huge 500 crash
Dixon, Howard walk away from huge 500 crash

Dixon went low to avoid the crash, but it ended up being right in the way of Howard's auto. Dixon and Howard were cleared and released a short time after being checked at the infield medical center. "I'm fine. I'm really glad Scott's okay". His vehicle was left in complete debris but amazingly the former 500 victor was able to walk away from the ...

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  • Amid Trump's silence, Russian Federation creeps into first foreign trip
Amid Trump's silence, Russian Federation creeps into first foreign trip

Trump drilled in on every stop he made during the week on a trip that took him from Saudi Arabia to Israel and the West Bank, the Vatican, Brussels and, finally, Italy. That revelation will still be fresh in the minds of Trump's G7 counterparts as they seek to make Trump see the Russian threat in a more clear-eyed manner.

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  • Iran's president criticizes US after Trump's sharp words
Iran's president criticizes US after Trump's sharp words

Sunday, a senior United Arab Emirates (UAE) official said the re-election of moderate Iranian President Hassan Rouhani could be a chance for Tehran to reset "its troubled relations" with its neighbors and the world . Saudi Arabia and Iran compete for influence across the Middle East, respectively backing rival political or armed groups in Syri...

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  • Greek deal on debt relief founders as talks stretch until June
Greek deal on debt relief founders as talks stretch until June

Dutch finance minister Jeroen Dijsselbloem, chairman of the eurozone ministers' group, said: "We need to close that [gap between the International Monetary Fund and creditors] by looking at additional options or adjusting our expectations".

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  • Russian President Vladimir Putin warns West to 'stop intimidating North Korea'
Russian President Vladimir Putin warns West to 'stop intimidating North Korea'

The pride in North Korea contrasts with concern in Seoul , the capital of South Korea, which condemned Sunday's launch and called it a serious violation of U.N. Pyongyang has been under United Nations sanctions since 2006, along with an worldwide arms embargo aimed at slowing the development of its banned nuclear and missile programs.

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  • Phoenix police: Comicon suspect threatened police, performer
Phoenix police: Comicon suspect threatened police, performer

Mercedes Fortune said. Phoenix Comicon is underway at the Phoenix Convention Center and that means big crowds - last year's attendance topped 100,000 people - but along with that come security concerns. "That person knew that those posts could be credible and immediately alerted law enforcement and prevented a tragedy". A heavily armed sus...

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  • Brian Paddick's Passionate Plea For Remainers To Vote Lib Dem
Brian Paddick's Passionate Plea For Remainers To Vote Lib Dem

The anti-Brexit pledges at the heart of the manifesto are meant to position the Lib Dems as the party of hard remain. Mr Farron said: "Air pollution in the United Kingdom is a killer". The manifesto also outlines proposals to restore housing benefit for young people , create a discounted bus pass for 16-21 year olds and introduce votes for 1...

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  • UP Police deny permission for Rahul Gandhi's Saharanpur visit
UP Police deny permission for Rahul Gandhi's Saharanpur visit

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has called the recent incidents of violence in Saharanpur a "well-planned conspiracy" as the city slowly limped back to normalcy. In between, on May 9, about 12 police vehicles were set ablaze and 12 policemen injured. "The security measures are at place", said SSP, Saharanpur, Bablu Kumar.

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  • In Trump's private moments, it is small talk and compliments
In Trump's private moments, it is small talk and compliments

Trump, who flew from Tel Aviv to Rome on the third leg of his first trip overseas as president, made no mention in seven public appearances in Israel of a Palestinian state, a two-state solution or settlements, something one senior government official said was a refreshing break from Trump's predecessor.

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  • Beijing and Manila end talks as 'war' threat recalled
Beijing and Manila end talks as 'war' threat recalled

In this October 27, 2015, photo, provided by Renato Etac, a Chinese Coast Guard boat circles a Filipino fishing boat near Scarborough Shoal in the South China Sea . The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China have been talking about a binding code of conduct to prevent conflict in the contentious waterway for the past 15 years a...

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