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Property toll from Northern California wildfire grows to 585 homes

Property toll from Northern California wildfire grows to 585 homes

The toll of property losses from a deadly Northern California wildfire, the most destructive this year in the western US, climbed to at least 585 homes along with hundreds of…

Company overseeing Clinton email server has no knowledge Clinton server was ‘wiped’

Company overseeing Clinton email server has no knowledge Clinton server was ‘wiped’

Washington: The company that managed Hillary Rodham Clinton’s private email server says it has no knowledge that the served was “wiped,” which could mean that more than 30,000 emails Clinton…

Kerry tells Lavrov of US concern over Russian moves in Syria

Kerry tells Lavrov of US concern over Russian moves in Syria

Secretary of State John Kerry expressed US concern over reports of Russia’s enhanced military build-up in Syria in a telephone call with his Russian counterpart, the State Department said.”The secretary…

Biden to test political waters in Florida as he mulls 2016

Biden to test political waters in Florida as he mulls 2016

Washington: Vice President Joe Biden is headed to Florida, where he’s sure to get a glimpse of his presidential prospects as he considers a late entry into the 2016 Democratic…

US teen jailed more than 11 years for IS conviction

US teen jailed more than 11 years for IS conviction

A tech-savvy US teenager from Virginia was sentenced to 11 years and four months in prison on Friday for conspiring to provide material support to the Islamic State extremist group.Ali…

Hurricane Katrina: New Orleans marks 10 years since disaster

Hurricane Katrina: New Orleans marks 10 years since disaster

Commemorations have taken place in the US city of New Orleans to mark the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.At a memorial service, Mayor Mitch Landrieu recalled how residents had turned…

Obama says sorry to Japan after WikiLeaks claims of US spying

Obama says sorry to Japan after WikiLeaks claims of US spying

Tokyo: US President Barack Obama on Wednesday apologised to Tokyo after WikiLeaks claimed Washington had spied on Japanese politicians, a government spokesman said Wednesday.Obama held a telephone conversation with Prime…

Ashley Madison leak link to suicides

Ashley Madison leak link to suicides

At least two suicides may be connected to the hacking of the Ashley Madison cheating website that exposed the information of clients, and its parent company is offering a C$500,000…

France train shooting: ‘Instinct’ led US passengers to react

France train shooting: ‘Instinct’ led US passengers to react

A US passenger who tackled a gunman on a train from Amsterdam to Paris said survival instinct led him to react.Off-duty US airman Spencer Stone said he had just woken…

US jobless claims edge higher

US jobless claims edge higher

Washington: The number of Americans filing new applications for unemployment benefits unexpectedly rose last week, but the trend remained consistent with solid labour market momentum that could keep the Federal…

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