NHS A&E waiting times worst on record as hospital crowding soars

The number of A&E patients being treated within the politically important four-hour target target has reached its lowest ever level, with hospitals managing to care for just 77.3% of patients within that time last month - far fewer than the 95% targe... More..

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Donald Trump Signals Openness to North Korea Diplomacy in Interview
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Donald Trump Signals Openness to North Korea Diplomacy in Interview

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un speaks during the Second Plenum of the 7th Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea (WPK) at the Kumsusan Palace of the Sun, in this undated photo released by North Ko...More..

USA will continue to be a country of immigrants: Juster
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

USA will continue to be a country of immigrants: Juster

Juster replied, saying that the Trump administration would not tolerate "safe havens for terrorists anywhere" or "cross-border terrorism". "We remain in close contact with India on this issue", Juster said wh...More..

United States 'could conceivably' rejoin Paris deal
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

United States 'could conceivably' rejoin Paris deal

It aims to keep the increase in average global temperature at below two degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels by reducing greenhouse gas emissions. The President - who has been a vocal champion of the USA...More..

Wooden drone swarm attacks Russian forces in Syria
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

Wooden drone swarm attacks Russian forces in Syria

Russian Federation said it held Turkey accountable for the drone attack , calling it a breach of their cease-fire agreement in northern Syria , while Turkey accused Russian Federation and Iran of jeop...More..

Alleged Port Authority bomber indicted, federal authorities say
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

Alleged Port Authority bomber indicted, federal authorities say

The man accused of setting off a pipe bomb in an underground subway passageway beneath the Port Authority bus terminal has been indicted. Ullah was seriously burned and five bystanders received minor injur...More..

Trump 'Discovered' a 'Physical Wall' Isn't Needed Across Entire US-Mexico Border
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

Trump 'Discovered' a 'Physical Wall' Isn't Needed Across Entire US-Mexico Border

During a campaign feud with former Mexican President Vicente Fox, Trump threatened that his opposition to the wall would result in it getting "10 feet taller". John Avlon, also editor-in-chief at The Daily Beas...More..

Trump appointee gets grilled in Netherlands for 2015 comments
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

Trump appointee gets grilled in Netherlands for 2015 comments

Hoekstra, a former Republican congressman from MI, was born in the northern Dutch city of Groningen before his family emigrated to the United States. "There are politicians that are being burned. "This is not h...More..

Bear Attacks Packers Fan in Florida
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

Bear Attacks Packers Fan in Florida

The Collier County Sheriff's Department said the victim, Andrew Meunier, let his dog out at approximately 10 p.m. Wednesday. Meunier says once he escaped, he threw a t-shirt over his cuts and called 911. He s...More..

Trump administration unveils Medicaid changes, promotes work requirements for coverage
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

Trump administration unveils Medicaid changes, promotes work requirements for coverage

CMS today announced new guidance that will support state efforts to improve Medicaid enrollee health outcomes by incentivizing community engagement among able-bodied, working-age Medicaid beneficiaries. "Peopl...More..

Merkel sees 'tough day' in crunch German coalition talks
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

Merkel sees 'tough day' in crunch German coalition talks

The chancellor, who commands wide respect overseas after more than 12 years in power, needs coalition talks to succeed to avoid further erosion of her personal authority and weakening of German worldwide influe...More..

Voters Wary of Trump, Confident in Economy
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

Voters Wary of Trump, Confident in Economy

Only 16 percent of respondents gave Trump an "A", while 39 percent failed him and 17 percent gave him a "D". "It's been a very tough freshman year for President Donald Trump , by any measure", Tim Malloy, as...More..

Woman found dead in abandoned Subway identified as GSU student
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

Woman found dead in abandoned Subway identified as GSU student

She was previously reported missing in October by a family member, but returned home shortly after. Her body was found in an empty food court area at Gwinnett Place Mall Duluth on December 21, Gwinnett County...More..

With US Aid Cut, Pakistan Drifts Closer to China
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

With US Aid Cut, Pakistan Drifts Closer to China

In an opinion piece for The New York Times , Olson said that the harsh truth is that American leverage over Rawalpindi and Islamabad has been declining. But Pakistan, having these groups on its territory and...More..

Shepard Smith Hits Trump With A Brutal Fact Check On Russia Investigation
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

Shepard Smith Hits Trump With A Brutal Fact Check On Russia Investigation

Smith went on to note how Trump's associates faced indictments and, in some cases, pleaded guilty to charges brought as part of special counsel Robert Mueller's probe into the president's alleged ties to ...More..

Immigration officials serve inspection notices at 7-Eleven stores
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

Immigration officials serve inspection notices at 7-Eleven stores

In general, this new approach from ICE appears to combine the George W. Bush-era shock-and-awe raids with the Obama-era commitment to crack down on employers who hire undocumented workers. The chain with more t...More..

Myanmar admits to killing 10 Rohingya found in mass grave
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

Myanmar admits to killing 10 Rohingya found in mass grave

An ethnic Rakhine Buddhist mob dug a grave before setting upon the Rohingya with knives and farm tools, according to the military's report. "It is true that both the villagers and security forces admitted the...More..

New US Travel Warning Targets Mexico
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

New US Travel Warning Targets Mexico

Those include: Colima, Guerrero, Michoac√°n, Sinaloa and Tamaulipas. The advisory delivered a stark reminder of the formerly ritzy seaside resort city Acapulco fall from grace. Its website also states that USA...More..

Tourist dies while hiking in central Australia
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

Tourist dies while hiking in central Australia

A 33-year-old male tourist from California has died on the Larapinta Trail west of Alice Springs . Three hours after he was last seen, the Californian-who police say had taken a wrong turn-was found dead a qua...More..

Female Democrats plan sexual harassment protest for Trump's State of the Union
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

Female Democrats plan sexual harassment protest for Trump's State of the Union

Speier announced on Twitter she and her fellow Democratic congresswomen in the House of Representatives were "calling on" all lawmakers-"men & women, Democrats & Republicans -to wear black to the State of the U...More..