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Caravan of Central American asylum seekers arrive at USA border wall

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The caravan of about 150 Central American migrants who are seeking asylum in the United States arrived at the U.S. -Mexico border on Sunday. At its peak, more than 1,000 people were walking north through Mexico. Mexican authorities allowed about 50 people to cross a long bridge leading to the USA inspection facility on Sunday but US authorities told them to wait. Read More »

U.S. risks trade fight with Europe as sanctions delay expires

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President Donald Trump is facing a critical decision regarding recently announced steel and aluminum tariffs, and the choice could determine whether or not the U.S. The Treasury secretary will lead the USA trade delegation in China this week. As a last attempt to gain exemption from the tariffs and avoid a trade war between the European Union and the USA, several representatives from the European Union are taking action. Read More »

Kiser, Brown selected on day three of NFL Draft

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Kaiser was a two-time Associated Press All-American with the Cavaliers. Okoronkwo is the fourth Oklahoma product selected in the 2018 NFL Draft, joining quarterback Baker Mayfield , tackle Orlando Brown Jr. Kiser was the 2017 Campbell Trophy victor (academic Heisman) which is presented by the National Football Foundation. Despite a good college career, Murphy, a 6-foot-4 defensive lineman, wasn't on many pro radars before the March pro day in Ogden. Read More »

Syrian regime bombing kills 17 civilians in Damascus

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Syria regime forces backed by air strikes and artillery fire were locked in violent clashes with jihadists on Saturday in a push to expel them from southern Damascus , a Britain-based monitor said. Footage on state TV showed tanks rolling across an open area of fields to the edge of the enclave, which includes parts of al-Qadam district, al-Hajar al-Aswad and the Yarmouk Palestinian refugee camp. Read More »

Approaching monsoon puts Rohingya refugees at higher risk, says UN

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She noted the difficulties faced by local Bangladeshis due to the Rohingya influx and the adverse effect on the environment to provide shelter to the refugees. "Myanmar authorities can try to have [the worldwide community's] trust and value again during this visit", he said. This week, Security Council ambassadors are visiting Bangladesh and Myanmar to investigate the suffering of the Rohingya. Read More »

Missile strikes on Syria kill 26, mostly Iranian, forces

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Officials in Tel Aviv issued the warning to Tehran less than a day after a reported Israeli missile strike on military bases in Syria , one of which reportedly resulted in Iranian military casualties. But Western nations and Israel have previously hit sites in Syria . The Observatory said rockets also hit Syrian government bases in the region surrounding Nairab military airport, which is close to Aleppo International Airport. Read More »

Mike Pompeo: US 'fully supports Israel's right to defend itself'

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About an hour later, two "terrorists" crossed the fence in the southern Gaza Strip and hurled explosive devices at a military force. Israel, which has come under mounting worldwide criticism for the use of lethal force against unarmed protesters, says it has the right to defend its border and alleges that Hamas uses the protests as cover for attacks. Read More »

DGCA Sets Up Panel To Probe Rahul Plane Snag

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PM Modi, who is now in China to hold informal meetings with Chinese President XI Jinping , reportedly asked Gandhi if he was fine after the flight scare, NDTV reported, quoting sources. Listing the party's highlights, the document said that Congress-ruled Karnataka was the first state to start online trading in agro markets, to provide interest-free loans up to Rs 3 lakh, bringing in universal health insurance under the Arogya Bhagya Scheme, to have a transgender policy, and build an ... Read More »

Brandon Lewis spoke to Amber Rudd about 'ambition' for more removals

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Diane Abbott , the shadow Home Secretary, added: " Brandon Lewis's attempt to save the Home Secretary's career by hiding behind semantics is insulting for the people who have been affected by the Tories' heartless policies". But in recent years, successive British governments have sought to appear tough on illegal immigration, and their descendants are now struggling to prove a citizenship status they previously took for granted. Read More »

Mou: Wenger's longevity 'impossible' to match

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In the build-up to this historic Premier League rivalry, Manchester United head coach, Mourinho's who's public conflict with Wenger dates back to his first stint with Chelsea , conceded his admiration for the veteran tactician. Arsenal , meanwhile, have made a host of changes, ahead of their clash Atletico Madrid in the second leg of the Europa League semi-final this week. Read More »

US Urges Armenia to Engage in 'Good Faith Negotiations' for New Government

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Armenia, a close ally of Russian Federation, has been rocked by two weeks of anti-government protests which led on Monday to the resignation of Serzh Sarksyan as prime minister. On April 23, Prime Minister Serzh Sargsyan tendered his resigned in the wake of protests. Although Pashinyan comes out from different positions now in view of his potential appointment as prime minister, Moscow hardly forgot the statements he made previously as oppositionist parliamentarian. Read More »

Terrorist Documented Sabotaging Camera on Gaza Border

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The other was detained for questioning, it said. Abbas blamed the attack on Hamas soon after the incident in Gaza, in which Hamdallah, who has spearheaded efforts by the PA to reconcile with Hamas, was not injured. Others have hurled improvised explosives and firebombs at soldiers while others have flown kites with burning rags attached to set Israeli fields on fire. Read More »

House intel panel releases final report on Russian Federation probe

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The final report reiterated the findings and conclusions made public last month by the committee's Republican majority. Besides doing so in the United States, Russia has also been trying to influence elections electronically by hacking into computers in Germany and France to influence policies in their countries. Read More »

Meehan resigns with promise to pay back alleged sexual harassment claim

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Meehan later acknowledged much of what the Times reported, but denied he harassed the woman and argued the payment was "severance", according to a TheHill news daily report. Meehan has said in interviews that he considered the former aide, who is decades younger than him, his " soul mate ". Gov. Tom Wolf has 10 days to declare a special election. Read More »

Pompeo offers strong boost of support for Israel

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Speaking to Israel's cabinet on Sunday, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said that he will discuss several topics with Pompeo during their upcoming meeting. Early this month, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman said Riyadh and Tel Aviv had "a common enemy" and that they could immediately normalize their relations once the Palestine issue was resolved. Read More »

Mueller Probe Has Taken on 'Life of Its Own' - Sessions

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Another top official in the Trump administration is coming to North Dakota. Lindsey Graham he has confidence in his deputy attorney general, who supervises the special counsel probe. The remarks came the same day that the Senate Judiciary Committee approved legislation to protect Mueller from a possible firing attempt by President TrumpDonald John TrumpFormer Watergate prosecutor: Trump taking the fifth would be political suicide Comey: I'm "embarrassed and ashamed" by Republican party ... Read More »

Sabres win lottery for the first time since 1987

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Saturday night, something went very right. Carolina got the second pick and Montreal got the third pick. Not getting into the draft lottery for the right to choose first, second or third overall in the draft also puts the Wings out of reach of forward Andrei Svechnikov, brother of Wings forward Evgeny Svechnikov, as well as forward Filip Zadina. Read More »

NBC5 Forecast: A great end to the weekend

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Sunday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. We'll stay dry through Tuesday with increasing south to southeasterly winds. Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 69. Southeast wind 10 to 15 miles per hour. Rain chances will hover around 0-10% the entire week. Some thunder is also possible. Read More »