Clinton says Trump is ‘worse than I thought he would be’

Hillary Clinton says President Trump’s job performance has exceeded her expectations — in a bad way. “He’s been even worse than I thought he would be,” she said in an interview on MSNBC’s “AM Joy” on Saturday. Clinton claimed to see “a lot of evidence” that Trump has made deliberate appeals to white supremacists. “Now,…

Naked long island man dies after cops taser him twice

A nude, blood-drenched, and apparently high Long Island man died early Saturday after he was Tasered twice by cops, Nassau County police said. Walter Perez, 36, a restaurant worker, screamed and banged on the walls of his basement apartment, leading his landlord to call 911 just after 2 a.m., said cops. When officers arrived, Perez…

My Favorite Casual Weekend Outfit by Nima Sherpa 

A few weeks ago  I went to MA  Boston  for the weekend. Every time I visit a new city I find myself completely consumed with the beauty and culture of the town. The newness seems to bring out the adventure in me and I just want to walk the streets, find the best  places to…

Nepal launches ‘pride project’ to find out Everest’s real height

Nepal has launched a “national pride” project to measure the height of Mount Everest, following in the footsteps of India and China. The project is partly to ascertain whether a huge earthquake in 2015 affected the height of the world’s tallest mountain, but is also intended for Nepal to catch up with its regional neighbours.…

100 days on, Darjeeling lives off its savings

DARJEELING: The Hills on Friday entered the 100th day of indefinite strike , marking a dubious century that has paralysed life, crippled tourism and driven the famed Darjeeling tea industry to the brink . As the rest of the state gets ready to plunge into festivity, people in Darjeeling remain in mourning with the principal…

What to know about the UN General Assembly

Every September, the United Nations General Assembly brings politicians from around the world to Manhattan to discuss key issues on a global scale, from education and the environment to trade and globalization. The General Assembly, one of the six main branches of the UN, kicked off on Sept. 12 and runs through Sept. 25. But…

Trump: U.S. may have to ‘totally destroy’ North Korea

President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that the United States will be forced to “totally destroy” North Korea unless Pyongyang backs down from its nuclear challenge, mocking North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as a “rocket man” on a suicide mission. Loud murmurs filled the green-marbled U.N. General Assembly hall when Trump issued his sternest…

Construction worker falls nearly 30 stories to his death

A worker fell nearly 30 floors to his death at a construction site for a luxury condo building in the Financial District Thursday morning, police said. The 43-year-old man was installing the frame in which to pour concrete for the 29th floor of 161 Maiden Lane, between Front and South streets, at about 9:25 a.m.…

Mexico City death toll could top 1,000

Mexican officials have put the death toll of the magnitude 7.1 earthquake at 217 – but the US Geological Survey predicts that as many as 1,000 may have perished. The USGS’s model for estimating earthquake damage also predicts economic losses of up to $10 billion for a temblor this size and proximity to heavily populated…

North Korea: Trump’s threats are ‘the sound of a dog barking’

North Korea’s top diplomat lashed out at President Trump on Wednesday, saying US threats against the kooky hermit kingdom are no more than “the sound of a dog barking.” Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho, in New York for the UN General Assembly, dismissed Trump’s vow to “totally destroy” North Korea if Pyongyang ever posed a direct…