• Rakitic Had a Fever on the Eve of England Semi-Final
Rakitic Had a Fever on the Eve of England Semi-Final

Chris Chang leads TVNZ's football buffs in looking at what to expect from the FIFA World Cup final . Dalic's side beat England 2-1 after extra time in the semi-final, as they fought back from a goal down to progress to their first World Cup final .

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  • Israel Fires Patriot Missile at Drone Coming From Syria
Israel Fires Patriot Missile at Drone Coming From Syria

Last month, Israel fired a missile at a drone that approached its airspace near the Syrian frontier, and in February Israel shot down what it said was an Iranian drone that entered its airspace. Israel worries Assad could let his Iranian allies entrench there or that Syrian forces may defy a 1974 Golan demilitarisation. Since turning the tide of ...

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  • Dozens of immigrant children in the United States will be reunited with parents
Dozens of immigrant children in the United States will be reunited with parents

In 22 cases, the children were not reunited because adults posed safety concerns, including having criminal histories or adults determined to not be a parent. On Tuesday, Trump gave his solution to the family separation and reunification crisis. A different judge, in Los Angeles, on Monday dismissed as "dubious" and "unconvincing" the U.S.

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  • Who will Trump nominate to Supreme Court? Time, how to watch, livestream
Who will Trump nominate to Supreme Court? Time, how to watch, livestream

During that tenure, he's proven to be one of the most thorough and thoughtful jurists in America. But his decision and status as the court's swing vote on a number of social issues left liberals anxious the court would soon become more conservative under Trump's watch.

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  • 'Thai Cave Rescue' to get movie treatment
'Thai Cave Rescue' to get movie treatment

The urgent and risky effort has involved the boys diving through the cave's tight and twisting passages, guided by experienced divers. The billionaire entrepreneur has been tweeting proposals and offering his services to the Thai government in its efforts to extract the 12 boys and their soccer coach from a partially flooded cave.

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  • Four boys out of cave, rescue operation to continue
Four boys out of cave, rescue operation to continue

A Thai official says the next phase of the operation to rescue the rest of the trapped boys will begin in 10 to 20 hours as rescuers replenish their oxygen tanks. ■ While the rescue was expected to take a few days, the first boy came out at 5:40 pm (4:10 pm IST). Chiang Rai provincial acting Gov. Narongsak Osatanakorn said the four health...

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  • ‘Limited time’ for daring rescue mission to free Thailand’s trapped boys
‘Limited time’ for daring rescue mission to free Thailand’s trapped boys

Authorities later confirmed that Kunan died after running out of oxygen. "We won't let the life lost be wasted". Arpakorn also told reporters Friday that time to rescue the boys is now "limited", though he did not specify the reasons. Rescue crews have assessed that the ongoing effort to pump water out from the main entrance of the cave has reach...

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  • Mastermind behind 1995 Japan sarin-gas attack executed
Mastermind behind 1995 Japan sarin-gas attack executed

Shoko Asahara, the bearded, self-proclaimed guru who had recruited scientists and others to his cult, was found two months later, hiding in a compartment in a building ceiling. Some survivors of the cult's crimes opposed the executions, saying they would end hopes for a fuller explanation of the crimes. As the cult grew, the families of members b...

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  • UK's Brexit Secretary David Davis has resigned
UK's Brexit Secretary David Davis has resigned

Davis is the sixth Cabinet minister to resign from May's government in eight months, following former global development secretary Priti Patel, defence secretary Michael Fallon, her deputy Damian Green, education secretary Justine Greening, and home secretary Amber Rudd.

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  • Trump roasted after typo in tweet about his wonderful spelling skills
Trump roasted after typo in tweet about his wonderful spelling skills

The obvious mistake in his tweet is obviously his confusion over the words "pore" and 'pour.' Though the POTUS fixed the tweet, the error was well-noted. Trump's ghostwriter, Tony Schwartz, described the process of authoring Trump's The Art of the Deal , revealing to The New Yorker that he wrote the whole book.

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  • U.S. navy on alert as Iran threatens to block Gulf oil route
U.S. navy on alert as Iran threatens to block Gulf oil route

But Washington has also warned European allies that they face possible penalties if they violate USA sanctions, which Washington says are aimed at reducing Iranian oil exports to "zero" - a level that would deprive Iran's economy of its principal source of revenue and economic growth.

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  • Pompeo in North Korea vows to get details of nuke commitment
Pompeo in North Korea vows to get details of nuke commitment

It is said that during the meeting, Mr Kim mentioned the infamous " Rocket Man " barb used by Mr Trump at the height of their feud over Pyongyang's controversial missile tests . This week, Trump said on Twitter that his administration has been having "many good conversations " with the North Koreans over their plan to denuclearize and that "all ...

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  • Jordan insists he didn't know about alleged OSU sex abuse
Jordan insists he didn't know about alleged OSU sex abuse

Now anyone familiar with the president's relationship with factual evidence or with sex abuse allegations is very unlikely to take his word for Jordan's innocence unless they do so by blind faith in MAGA or really don't care what's true or false.

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  • Amazon unveils its biggest Prime Day plans yet
Amazon unveils its biggest Prime Day plans yet

As always, any Prime purchase you make will get free two-shipping, with no minimum spend requirement. Do you need a Prime membership to participate? "More than 100 million paid Prime members around the world will find our best Prime Day celebration yet".

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  • Governor Holcomb directs flags to be flown at half-staff
Governor Holcomb directs flags to be flown at half-staff

The White House issued a presidential proclamation early Tuesday by Trump ordering the lowering of the flags over the Annapolis attack - four days after Maryland Gov. "I even told my wife, 'We have to be concerned". "This was an attack on the press". Last week's shooting has been dubbed one of the deadliest attacks on journalists in USA h...

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  • Malaysia arrests former PM Najib Razak, charges expected
Malaysia arrests former PM Najib Razak, charges expected

He is expected to be charged in court on Wednesday. Local media reports said Najib was seen leaving his house in the capital, Kuala Lumpur, in an unmarked police vehicle. A 1MDB taskforce set up by the government this week said 408 bank accounts involving funds of almost 1.1 billion ringgit had been frozen. Mr Najib denies wrongdoing.

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  • Hundreds of homes imperiled as Northern California wildfire spreads
Hundreds of homes imperiled as Northern California wildfire spreads

Alameda County, Berkeley, Fremont, Oakland, Hayward, San Jose and San Mateo County are among the agencies assisting. In Sausalito, just across the Golden Gate Bridge from San Francisco, Shell station employee Sergio Garcia told the AP, "The sky is very dark, even in the middle of the day".

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  • Trump adviser Bolton sees summit with Putin as necessary
Trump adviser Bolton sees summit with Putin as necessary

US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump board Air Force One as they depart for Joint Base Andrews, Maryland, from Morristown, New Jersey, July 1, 2018. or its allies. Moscow has denied the allegations. "I'm concerned when the president tweets, you know, 'Russia denies they meddled in our election, ' " Graham said on NBC's " Meet ...

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  • Syria's war: Rebel-held Bosra al-Sham surrenders in Deraa battle
Syria's war: Rebel-held Bosra al-Sham surrenders in Deraa battle

These deals imposed by the regime often see opposition fighters hand over their heavy weapons and allow those who want to leave to board buses headed to opposition-held areas in the north of Syria. "The secretary general recalls that the south-west area of Syria is part of a de-escalation agreement agreed between Jordan, Russia and the United Sta...

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  • French murderer escapes from prison by helicopter
French murderer escapes from prison by helicopter

Moments later, the convict disappeared into the sky and out of captivity - all in broad daylight. FILE PHOTO: Prison guards enter the Reau penitentiary, near Paris, September 24, 2013. In 1998, he attacked a cash-in-transit van in the northeaster Paris suburb of Villepinte and was sentenced to 18 years of behind bars. A wanted notice for Faid s...

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  • German interior minister 'offers to resign' over migrants
German interior minister 'offers to resign' over migrants

Seehofer wants to turn some asylum-seekers back at Germany's border, but Merkel is adamant that Germany shouldn't take unilateral action. The CSU will face a state election in Bavaria in October and has opted to take a firm stance against immigration as part of its campaign.

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  • Notorious gangster in helicopter prison break
Notorious gangster in helicopter prison break

Faid and his accomplices escaped from the prison courtyard - which was not protected by a net - without injuring anyone Gunmen took the prisoner from the visitors' room before fleeing by air, according to security sources cited by Reuters .

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  • Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand calls for end of ICE
Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand calls for end of ICE

Be smart: "Abolish ICE" is the ideal antithesis to Trump's "Build a wall": It represents an entire immigration ideology in one simple phrase that resonates with their base. Schwab said the interruption was "shocking", and "it just seemed like two thugs coming to the door and threatening me". Homan was asked about the recent rhetoric from three N...

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  • Delhi: 11 members of a family found dead
Delhi: 11 members of a family found dead

There were no bullet marks on the bodies of seven women and four men, police say. The police control room says they are investigating whether they were members of a family who died by suicide or were killed. The house in Burari where 11 members of a family were found dead. A neighbor of the family said they couldn't have committed suicide, N...

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  • The NRA Seems Terrified Of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez In New Video
The NRA Seems Terrified Of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez In New Video

Ocasio-Cortez ran defiantly to the left of Crowley - who holds the fourth highest position in the House Democratic leadership - and she is a member of the Democratic Socialists of America . Mr. Crowley has been an outsized personality on Capitol Hill and was seen as a contender to succeed Nancy Pelosi as leader of the House Democrats.

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