0:42Now watching Up next
U.S., Citing New Hope For Somalia, To Reopen Embassy
A senior U.S. government official said on Tuesday,The United States, seeing new hope for Somalia, will reopen its diplomatic mission in Mogadishu which it closed 23 years ago as the East African country descended into chaos. Wendy Sherman, Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs, didn't specify exactly when the mission would reopen but said it would be “soon.” Sherman said,"as a reflection both of our deepening relationship with the country and of our faith that better times are ahead, the president will propose the first U.S. ambassador to Somalia in more than two decades."
0:36Now watching Up next
Logano Wins At New Hampshire In 2nd Chase Race
Make it 2 for 2 for Team Penske in the Chase. Joey Logano helped Team Penske strengthen its grip as the organization to beat for the championship, pulling away on an overtime restart to win Sunday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway and advancing to the second round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship. Raised in Connecticut, Logano always considered New Hampshire his home track, the one where he dreamed of being bathed in confetti in Victory Lane and flocked by family and friends.
1:02Now watching Up next
Mama June And Sugar Bear Spotted Together Post-Split
Perhaps these two are on amicable terms? Mama June and Sugar Bear Thompson, who shocked fans on Friday when they announced their decision to split, were spotted together on Sunday in McIntyre, Ga., where they were photographed exiting their family home with their children Alana "Honey Boo Boo" Thompson and Jessica "Chubbs" Shannon in tow. Both Mama June and her daughter appeared to be in great spirits, and the Boo Boo family matriarch was even seen hamming it up for the cameras, blowing kisses at the throng of photogs. Meanwhile, Sugar Bear carried a large wrapped present as the family reportedly headed the housewarming party of their Uncle Poodle, who, ironically, announced his engagement via Facebook on the same day that June and Sugar Bear announced their split. The reality stars, who never officially married but exchanged vows in May in front of their children in their Georgia backyard, have since been spotted sans their wedding rings.
0:43Now watching Up next
Retrial: Did Michael Dunn Kill Jordan Davis Out Of Fear? Or Loud Music?
Was it fear for his own life that prompted Michael Dunn to fire 10 shots into an SUV, killing teenager Jordan Davis? Or was it contempt? A Jacksonville, Florida, jury couldn't decide last February, getting hung after 30 hours' deliberation. So, on Monday, Dunn goes to trial again. The prosecution takes another crack at proving first degree murder in the racially charged case. The shooter, Dunn, is white. Davis, who was 17 years old when he died, was black.
0:43Now watching Up next
TheDCNF’s Definitive List Of Things Liberals Blame On Global Warming
You’ve heard it from scientists, environmentalists and even Secretary of State John Kerry: global warming is the greatest existential threat faced by humanity. It’s no wonder that all bad weather, every conflict, disease outbreaks, you-name-it is blamed on increasing levels of carbon dioxide and temperatures. But wait! There’s been a nearly 18-year pause in global warming, yet the existential threat continues. In honor of the left’s persistence in sounding the climate alarm, The Daily Caller News Foundation presents the top things liberals blame on global warming.
0:41Now watching Up next
UK Premier Hosts Talks On Scottish Voting Rights
British Prime Minister David Cameron sought Monday to limit the divisive political fallout following the Scottish referendum, gathering senior Conservatives at his official country retreat to placate anger over promises made to Scotland to keep it in the United Kingdom. Britain's politicians now have the headache of mapping out how to implement the new powers pledged to Scotland and how that impacts the rest of the realm — England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
0:35Now watching Up next
Afghan Soldiers Go Missing In Massachusetts After Mall Trip
Authorities said three Afghan National Army soldiers, who were in Massachusetts for training, have gone missing after a trip to a shopping mall. It's the second time in a week that Afghan security trainees in the United States have disappeared. The Massachusetts National Guard said the three soldiers do not appear to pose any threat to the public. The Guard said they arrived in the United States on September 11th for Exercise Regional Cooperation--an annual event--and were quartered at Joint Base Cape Cod.
0:47Now watching Up next
Google's Recipe For EU's Digital Agenda
As the European Commission trains its laser beams on Google Incorporated on privacy and antitrust matters, the search giant is extending a high-tech olive branch to another unit of the European Union’s executive body. In a guest article for the European Commissioner for the Digital Agenda Neelie Kroes, Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt is encouraging Europe to remove remaining national borders which complicate life for tech companies, cut red tape, and embrace disruptive services, such as not-quite-taxi firm Uber. Ms. Kroes has set up the series, called “Digital Minds for a New Europe” –and there are another 39 to come.
0:56Now watching Up next
British PM Cameron Tries To Quell Party Revolt Over New Powers For Scotland
British Prime Minister David Cameron tried to head off a rebellion in his Conservative party over a promise of new powers for Scotland, highlighting the difficulty of giving Scots what they want after last week's referendum on Scottish independence. Facing a difficult re-election contest next year, Cameron summoned a small group of disgruntled lawmakers to his country residence outside London on Monday to hear their complaints and to see what he could do to mollify them. The emergency meeting underlines the challenges Britain's political elite faces in delivering more devolution to Scotland, even as the pro-independence Scottish National Party accused British politicians of tricking Scots out of independence by making false promises.
0:41Now watching Up next
Israel Approves Intel's $6 Billion Investment In Chip Plant
Israel's finance and economy ministries on Monday approved a plan by Intel Corp to invest $6 billion in the upgrade of its chip manufacturing plant in the southern town of Kiryat Gat. Intel will receive a government grant of $300 million over five years and will be eligible to pay a corporate tax rate of only 5 percent for a 10-year period, the finance ministry said. The U.S. chip giant plans to hire close to 1,000 more workers at the plant by 2023, in addition to the 2,500 that already work there.