Iran misses targets in missile attack on Syria

It also raises questions about how U.S. President Donald Trump's administration, which had previously put Iran " on notice " for its ballistic missile tests, will respond . The United States has said its recent actions against Syrian government forces and allied militia have been self-defensive in nature, aimed at stopping attacks on US -led coalition forces or their local allies.

North Korea accuses US of 'smear campaign' over student's death

North Korea claims it is the " biggest victim " after sending an American college student imprisoned for over a year home in a coma, from which he never awoke. Pyongyang's statement Friday appeared to support that possibility, saying that North Korean doctors had "brought him back alive" after his "heart had almost stopped".

Cindy's remnants: Street flooding from South to Midwest

Cindy's remnants: Street flooding from South to Midwest

On Thursday afternoon, West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice signed a new law to coordinate the state's flood mitigation and response efforts with a new state resiliency office. No injuries were reported. In Gulfport, Mississippi, Kathleen Bertucci said heavy rainfall Wednesday sent about 10 inches (250 millimeters) of water into her business, which sells and installs granite countertops.

Russian Election Hack Worse Than Initially Thought

Johnson , who served under President Barack Obama , was testifying about alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 United States presidential election. "Why didn't they stop them?" the president tweeted, shortly following with "... "The intelligence community has no doubt that the Russians attacked the DNC in an effort to disrupt our election. From whom? And with what level of knowledge?" said Michael Bahar , the former top Democratic staffer on the House Intelligence Committee .