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'Ride the Ducks' boat capsizes on Table Rock Lake in Missouri

'Ride the Ducks' boat capsizes on Table Rock Lake in Missouri An additional seven people have been transported to the hospital, he said. Conditions on the boat were treacherous at the time of the crash, with wind gusts reaching 60 miles per hour at the time of the accident as a storm moved across the lake. [Full Article...]

3 skeletons found in ancient Egyptian sarcophagus

3 skeletons found in ancient Egyptian sarcophagus There's been a variety of speculation as to what lay inside the 30-ton black granite tomb, with some suggesting it was the long-lost tomb of Alexander the Great . Mustafa Waziri, Secretary General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities supported Abu Ela's doubt, and stated that while the coffin might not be suitable for Alexander, it could still belong to an ancient Egyptian noble. [Full Article...]

Hawaii volcano boat tours to continue after lava bomb causes injuries

Hawaii volcano boat tours to continue after lava bomb causes injuries Geological Survey geologist Janet Babb told reporters on a conference call. The " lava bomb " was a result of the Kilauea volcano , which has been erupting on the island since the beginning of March. Scientists believe it was formed by the newest fissure flow that's now entering the ocean. The USGS records large quake and explosions at the summit volcano on a near daily basis. [Full Article...]

Archaeologists find ancient pottery workshop in Egypt

According to experts who have now unsealed it, it's a no to both. The almost nine-foot-long sarcophagus was discovered in the course of pre-construction building inspections in Alexandria's Sidi Gaber district. "People are saying it might contain Alexander or Cleopatra or Ramses". Experts have said the three individuals in the tomb may have been soldiers in the time of the Pharaohs. [Full Article...]

Theresa May under pressure to sack key allies amid Brexit votes row

Theresa May under pressure to sack key allies amid Brexit votes row Lewis, the chairman of the Conservative Party, was not supposed to vote on key amendments to the Trade Bill on Tuesday as he had an agreement with Lib Dem Jo Swinson - who is on maternity leave - not to. She said: "Don't try any nonsense about a mistake - this is calculated, deliberate breaking of trust by Government whips Julian Smith to win at all costs". [Full Article...]

Spain drops extradition requests for Carles Puigdemont, other Catalan separatists

Spain dropped an global arrest warrant for the fugitive ex-president of Catalonia and five other separatists today after it become clear other European Union countries did not agree they were guilty of rebellion. "It's excellent news, with regards to my client Clara Ponsati, and obviously for Puigdemont. but we tread cautiously", lawyer Aamer Anwar told the Reuters news agency. [Full Article...]

Chaos as New York City steam pipe explodes

Chaos as New York City steam pipe explodes The New York Fire Department, according to The New York Times , cautioned residents near the explosion to "shelter in place" while the assessed the damage, confirmed that no one was hurt or killed. Businesses were braced for the worst as the response dragged on and police and firefighters blocked access to buildings close to the explosion, crippling their neighborhood and their workday. [Full Article...]

Russian shipwreck could be laden with lost gold: The Cube

The company financing the operation claim the vessel went down carrying 5,500 boxes of gold coins and 200 tons of gold bars. Some historical accounts have revealed the Dmitrii Donskoi carried the treasury of the entire flotilla which would have included the port expenses and also the salaries of sailors and officers. [Full Article...]

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation reacts after Trump disparages Montenegro

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation reacts after Trump disparages Montenegro The move also infuriated Russian Federation, with whom relations have soured in recent years as the Balkan nation forges closer ties with the West and eyes entry into the European Union. It doesn't specifically mandate allies respond with force but that's the spirit in which many see it. "We are not going to uphold Article 5 ". Trump suggested that the United States bore the short end of th... [Full Article...]

Several Russians identified as Skripal Novichok poisoning suspects, report says

Several Russians identified as Skripal Novichok poisoning suspects, report says Moscow has repeatedly denied any involvement and accused the British intelligence agencies of staging the attack to stoke anti-Russian hysteria. The Press Association is quoting sources within that investigation that CCTV footage cross checked with people entering the United Kingdom had enabled them to identify several Russians as suspects. [Full Article...]

Trump administration files World Trade Organization complaint against Canada’s retaliatory tariffs

Trump administration files World Trade Organization complaint against Canada’s retaliatory tariffs Tusk spoke at an annual EU-China summit held on Monday against the backdrop of the deepening trade discord. Alaistair Chan of Moody's told the AFP news agency: " China's economy appears to be on a slowing path". Encouraging U.S. producers like Tesla and BMW to increase domestic investment can be seen as a notch in China's favor in the trade war. Raymond Yeung is an economist at the Australia ... [Full Article...]

White House mulls Putin's proposal for tit-for-tat questioning

White House mulls Putin's proposal for tit-for-tat questioning White House press secretary Sarah Sanders later clarified that the president had said "No" to taking questions, and not the one about continued Russian interference. "We've committed to nothing". "We want to see the notes", Senator Bob Menendez, the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, told MSNBC. [Full Article...]

China files WTO challenge to United States $200B tariff plan

China files WTO challenge to United States $200B tariff plan The Trump administration on Monday also said it's filing a challenge at the WTO against China, the European Union, Canada, Mexico and Turkey for tariffs they imposed against the U.S.in retaliation to earlier US tariffs on steel and aluminum. [Full Article...]

Thailand is considering citizenship for stateless Thai soccer players

Thailand is considering citizenship for stateless Thai soccer players He was the former Thai navy diver who died while preparing for their rescue . 12 boys from the Wild Boars soccer team and their coach were safely rescued from a flooded cave in Thailand after being trapped for 18 days. Officials have asked that the boys' privacy be respected once they are home. All 12 boys and their coach were discharged from hospital Wednesday ahead of the question a... [Full Article...]

Israel passes 'racist' nation state law

Israel passes 'racist' nation state law Ahead of the vote, opposition members of the Knesset said the law meant to harm the status of Israel's Arabs, with several clauses downgrading the status of the Arabic language from an official language to one with "special status", according to the newspaper. [Full Article...]

Two shark attacks reported off New York's Fire Island

Two shark attacks reported off New York's Fire Island EMTs removed a piece of tooth from the boy's leg that is now being analyzed. According to CBS New York , Suffolk County Police said they are investigating another possible shark attack at Sailor haven Beach. Separately, a tiger shark seven feet long (2.2 metres) was caught by a fisherman at Kismet, another beach town two miles west of Islip, Levine said. [Full Article...]

Pennsylvania mom accused of killing infant with drug-tainted breast milk

Pennsylvania mom accused of killing infant with drug-tainted breast milk Later she added that she switched over three days prior because she thought he wasn't getting enough breastmilk and he wasn't sleeping well. On the morning the child died, Jones says the baby was crying around 3 a.m. A 911 dispatcher instructed Jones' mother - who was also home at the time - to perform CPR until authorities arrived just before 7:40 a.m. New Britain Township Police and Bucks Coun... [Full Article...]

Mark Zuckerberg Refuses to Ban Holocaust Deniers from Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg Refuses to Ban Holocaust Deniers from Facebook Mark Zuckerberg said in an interview that Facebook has a responsibility to curb the viral spread of hoaxes and blatant misinformation, but it should not ban publishers for spreading false claims. This evolved into a larger conversation about whether Facebook should allow conspiracy theory websites and fringe outlets like InfoWars to keep peddling fake news through their medium. [Full Article...]

Trump Walks Back Controversial Comments On Russian Election Interference

Trump Walks Back Controversial Comments On Russian Election Interference Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich speaks in Oxon Hill, MD on February 27, 2015. The issue of Russian election interference could come up later on Tuesday, when Trump was scheduled to meet with members of Congress, although it is expected to focus on tax reform. [Full Article...]

Skripal Novichok Poisoning Suspects Identified

Skripal Novichok Poisoning Suspects Identified A post-mortem for Ms Sturgess is scheduled to take place on Tuesday and an inquest into her death is set to open and adjourn in Salisbury on Thursday. 'We are intentionally undertaking a detailed and meticulous search so that the public can return to using the gardens with confidence when they are reopened. [Full Article...]


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