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Hopefully India looks to the moon in front of Chandrayaan-2 Landing

BANGALORE, India – India is within reach of the moon. Weeks after the Chandrayaan-2 mission exploded, its robot Vikram Lander will attempt a touchdown early on Saturday. If the mission is successful, India will become only the fourth nation to land on the moon, after the United States, Russia and China. Around the world, scientists are watching closely to see …

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A cruise ship offers free evacuations to those on Grand Bahama Island

The Florida-based cruise line takes deliveries, first responders and Bahamians evacuated in Florida to Grand Bahama Island on Thursday. The cruise ship told CNN that the Grand Celebration will also offer Bahamians the opportunity to evacuate to Florida for free, given that they have the proper documentation. "Apart from the Bahamas, we have no other home, so it was like …

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Trump's envoy clashes with Afghan government over proposed Taliban deal

WASHINGTON – The Afghan government has clashed with President Donald Trump's envoy over a proposed troop withdrawal deal with the Taliban, just as Washington is preparing to unveil the agreement, foreign diplomats, Afghan officials and former U.S. officials said. Afghan officials and U.S. special envoy Zalmay Khalilzad had tense exchanges in Kabul over the past few days after the American …

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Elizabeth Warren accuses Trump of "enriching" himself by suggesting Pence stay at his hotel in Ireland

Then. Elizabeth Warren accused President Trump of "enriching" himself and his family after he probably "suggested" that Vice President Pence stay at Trump International Golf Club in Doonbeg on his recent trip to Ireland. Warren, D-Mass., One of the Democrats who tried to put Trump in 2020, sent a letter to the State Department Thursday asking Secretary of State Mike …

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American accused of trafficking after trying to carry child from Philippines into a bag | World News

An American woman who tried to carry a six-day-old child from the Philippines hidden inside a sling bag has been arrested at Manila Airport and charged with trafficking. Jennifer Erin Talbot was able to pass through the airport without declaring the boy but was intercepted at the boarding gate by aviation personnel. Talbot, 43, was unable to produce any passport, …

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North Carolina coast told to protect on site when Hurricane Dorian hits high wind, rain

Hundreds of thousands were without power and North Carolinians were told to protect the site when Hurricane Dorian, still a powerful Category 2 storm, drained the coasts of the Carolinas on Thursday en route to a possible landfall in North Carolina. Nearly 240,000 households and businesses were without power, most in counties along the South Carolina coast and immediately inland, …

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Can President Trump Really Tweet A Highly Classified Satellite Photo? Yep, He Can: NPR

This image tweeted by President Trump is believed to have come from a highly classified U.S. reconnaissance satellite known as USA 224.                                                                            Donald J. Trump Twitter account via AP                                       hide caption toggle caption Donald J. Trump Twitter account via AP               This image tweeted by President Trump is believed to have come from a …

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Jason Greenblatt ends. There is still no agreement between Israel and Palestine.

Jason Greenblatt, President Donald Trump's special envoy for Middle East peace, resigns – casting even more doubt on whether the "century's settlement" between Israel and the Palestinians that Trump has teased for months will actually work. Several news outlets reported Thursday that Greenblatt, whose previous job was as a real estate lawyer for the Trump Organization, planned to retire later …

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