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Iran accuses US of nuclear deal 'sabotage'

Al Jazeera - Fri, 21 Jul 2017 - 6:18pm
Senior Iranian official vents anger over fresh US sanctions which it says violates terms of the 2015 nuclear deal.

Russian ambassador proves Sessions lied about topics at meeting Sessions concealed: Washington Post

The Raw Story - Fri, 21 Jul 2017 - 6:17pm
The Washington Post revealed Friday that intercepts prove that Attorney General Jeff Sessions mislead officials about his meeting with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak. Sessions is not in President Donald Trump’s good graces currently, but has suggested that he would stay on as AG until it is...

Women's World Cup: Lynne Thomas and the cricket spirit of 1973

BBC News - Fri, 21 Jul 2017 - 6:15pm
When England's women won the first Cricket World Cup in 1973 they did it solely for the love of the game.

C-Turtle: The landmine-detecting robot 'turtle'

BBC News - Fri, 21 Jul 2017 - 6:14pm
The disposable robot is made from cardboard and powered by a Raspberry Pi Zero computer.

Week in pictures: 15 - 21 July 2017

BBC News - Fri, 21 Jul 2017 - 6:13pm
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.

Children in temporary housing up a third since 2014

BBC News - Fri, 21 Jul 2017 - 6:10pm
Councils say child homelessness has reached unsustainable levels with the numbers rising sharply.

UK to bring in drone registration

BBC News - Fri, 21 Jul 2017 - 6:07pm
Drone owners will also be required to pass a safety awareness test.

American, Delta and Frontier airlines all slapped with fines for consumer rule violations — nothing for United

The Raw Story - Fri, 21 Jul 2017 - 6:06pm
Frontier Airlines, American Airlines and Delta Air Lines have been fined for violating U.S. Transportation Department airline consumer protection rules, the department said on Friday. Frontier Airlines was fined $400,000 for violating oversales and disability rules, American Airlines $250,000 for fa...

Anthony Scaramucci’s lies from the podium exposed: report

The Raw Story - Fri, 21 Jul 2017 - 6:02pm
The credibility of the newly hired White House communications director was brought into question on MSNBC’s “Meet the Press Daily.” Katy Tur, sitting in for Chuck Todd, reported on the “chaos at the White House” as new White House Communications Direct Anthony Scaramucc...

Bosnia's pupils fight ethnically divided education

BBC News - Fri, 21 Jul 2017 - 6:00pm
Meet Bosnia's pupils who are fighting against a deeply divided education system based on religious lines.

Britain’s Got Talent champion dog Pudsey dies

BBC News - Fri, 21 Jul 2017 - 6:00pm
He was the first dog to win the show, alongside owner Ashleigh Butler, in 2012.

Trump administration seeks to sidestep border wall environmental study: sources

The Raw Story - Fri, 21 Jul 2017 - 5:34pm
The U.S. Customs and Border Patrol plans to use a 2005 anti-terror law to sidestep an environmental impact study for a section of President Donald Trump’s border wall that will pass through a Texas national refuge for endangered ocelots, according to two government sources familiar with the ma...

Israelis dead in occupied West Bank stabbing attack

Al Jazeera - Fri, 21 Jul 2017 - 5:31pm
At least three Israelis dead in West Bank settlement of Neve Tsuf in knife attack, Israeli radio says.

How OJ Simpson paved the way for Donald Trump

BBC News - Fri, 21 Jul 2017 - 5:29pm
His trial, and car chase, paved the way for reality TV, and Donald Trump, writes Nick Bryant.

American Airstrike Hits Afghan Security Forces

World News (NY Times) - Fri, 21 Jul 2017 - 5:28pm
Several members of the Afghan security forces were killed in Helmand Province, an area where they have already been suffering heavy casualties.

Haydock: Stalls handler dies after incident before race

BBC News - Fri, 21 Jul 2017 - 5:08pm
A stalls handler is pronounced dead at the scene after being run over by the mobile starting stalls at Haydock on Friday.

The Walking Dead: What we learned from the season 8 trailer

BBC News - Fri, 21 Jul 2017 - 5:05pm
We break down the five-minute first look of the eighth series, complete with zombies, explosions and surprise ending.

Neo-Nazi leader claims hate group is volunteering for ICE: ‘we want these illegals to be deported’

The Raw Story - Fri, 21 Jul 2017 - 5:05pm
As part of their investigation of the rise of hate crimes in Oregon, KPTV News interviewed the self-proclaimed leader of Oregon’s National Socialist Movement, a neo-Nazi political organization. “We want these illegals to be deported,” Kynan Dutton told KPTV. “We support ICE in any fashio...

Even more bad news for Chris Christie in new poll

The Raw Story - Fri, 21 Jul 2017 - 4:55pm
TRENTON — Yet another poll suggests New Jerseyans are eager to move on from Gov. Chris Christie. The NBC 4 New York/Marist Poll, released Friday, showed Christie’s approval rating among Garden State adults at a mere 16 percent as he enters the final six months of his final term as govern...

Fukushima robot finds nuclear fuel debris ‘hanging like icicles’

The Raw Story - Fri, 21 Jul 2017 - 4:52pm
A robot sent into Fukushima’s defunct nuclear power plant found what could potentially be melted nuclear fuel debris — hanging in the form of “icicles.” The machine was deployed to locate the source of the melted debris and potentially clean it up. Officials from the Tokyo Electric Power Company (TE...
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