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Australia - World Cup - 16 June 2018

Australia - World Cup - 16 June 2018 Bert van Marwijk's side came out of the traps with a dogged determination to nullify Les Bleus' youthful starting XI, which, with an average of just 24-and-a-half, was the youngest line-up France have fielded at a World Cup since the inaugural tournament in 1930. [Full Article...]

About 2000 minors separated from families

About 2000 minors separated from families Asylum seekers who go directly to official crossings are not separated from their families unless officials can not confirm whether a child is related to the adult they are with, or if the safety of the child is in question. The process can take several weeks. This week, House Republicans pitched draft immigration legislation that would end the separation of children and parents at the border. [Full Article...]

Fireball whiskey mini-bottles spill on highway after crash

Fireball whiskey mini-bottles spill on highway after crash The crash occurred at 10:45 a.m. on Interstate 40 west and caused the roadway to close. Police said that injuries were reported , but none of them were considered life threatening, katv.com reported. In the same month, another spaghetti sauce rolled across a central Arkansas road: In that instance, the driver was distracted by his Global Positioning System, according to KHTV . [Full Article...]

Rainbow flag on display during Putin’s World Cup speech

Rainbow flag on display during Putin’s World Cup speech The gay rights campaigner was taken into custody in Moscow over his one-man protest against horrifying human rights abuses against gay men in Chechnya. Russian officials have said the rainbow flag would be allowed at World Cup venues, even though a 2013 law bans so-called "propaganda" of homosexuality to under-18s. [Full Article...]

Kilauea: Gems Shooting Into the Air Along With Volcano's Lava

Kilauea: Gems Shooting Into the Air Along With Volcano's Lava Footage released by the US Geological Survey shows a steady flow of lava streaming from a fissure on Hawaii's Big Island, as more smoke billows from the coastline. "It's pretty common", Stovall said to Mashable . Vacationland, a private development believed to comprise about 160 homes, was completely erased, and at least 330 houses were devoured by lava at Kapoho Beach Lots, Kim said. [Full Article...]

Stampede kills 17 after brawl at crowded club

Eight of those who suffocated were younger than 18, Venezuela's interior minister Nestor Reverol said. Five people injured in the incident, one seriously, are being treated in hospital, Efe news agency reports. The crime wave, coupled with a cratering economy, has extinguished much of Venezuela's once vibrant nightlife and left many families hesitant to let their teenage children out after dar... [Full Article...]

Eid to be celebrated in Kerala today

Eid to be celebrated in Kerala today The crescent of the new moon was not sighted in Saudi Arabia on May 15, so the next month of Ramadan started on May 16 instead. Over the course of a month they have fasted to show their gratitude to Allah. Click through the most stunning pictures of Hajj 2017. Once again, Eid Mubarak to our Muslim constituents here in Ghana and across the globe. (Picture: PA) They then descended on the numer... [Full Article...]

Canada agrees to continue NAFTA talks, no date set

Canada agrees to continue NAFTA talks, no date set The laborious pace of talks which has resulted in several missed deadlines for completion will continue, according to Canada's top negotiator, Chrystia Freeland. Peter Donolo, vice-chairman at Hill+Knowlton Canada, joins BNN Bloomberg to provide perspective on the tense G7 meeting and what's ahead as Canada-U.S. [Full Article...]

Italy's Salvini bans two more migrant rescue boats

Italy's Salvini bans two more migrant rescue boats Transport Minister Danilo Toninelli said Italy's actions on Friday show that "no one can say we aren't fulfilling our responsibilities, or that we're racist or xenophobic". Other countries meanwhile, such as Hungary, Poland, the Czech Republic and Slovakia, have either refused outright or resisted taking in refugees under a contested European Union quota system. [Full Article...]

23-foot python swallows Indonesian woman whole

23-foot python swallows Indonesian woman whole Wa's sons made the chilling discovery after spotting the killer python with a giant bulging belly barely able to move on the ground, just metres away from a patch of bushes where her sandals were found. Her head was towards the snake's tail with her feet close to it's mouth, showing she had been swallowed head first. Death of Wa Tiba is not the first case when a human has been attacked and kil... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump considering Republican-led bills on immigration

Donald Trump considering Republican-led bills on immigration Protesters gathered in more than a dozen states - including California, Texas, Michigan and NY - on Thursday to bring attention to what organizers say is the administration's "cruel and inhumane treatment of immigrants and asylum seekers". [Full Article...]

Russia: Norway's request for additional US Marines 'will not remain without consequences'

Russia: Norway's request for additional US Marines 'will not remain without consequences' Oslo announced on Tuesday that it would ask the United States , its North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally, to send 700 Marines to train in Norway from 2019, against 330 at present, and said the additional troops would be based closer to the Russian border. [Full Article...]

USA defense secretary talks tough on Russian Federation as Trump weighs Putin summit

USA defense secretary talks tough on Russian Federation as Trump weighs Putin summit The report, citing experts in Russian Federation and outside of USA government, states an announcement for a summit might be imminent and could happen in July. The group used to be called the G8 before Russia's membership was suspended in 2014 after the outbreak of the Ukrainian crisis. And, his repeated blaming of his predecessor for Russia's annexation of Crimea and its support for separatis... [Full Article...]

Trump Assistant Spokeswoman Latest to Leave White House

Trump Assistant Spokeswoman Latest to Leave White House Sanders has told friends that she will leave the Trump administration by the end of the year, while Shah has not yet decided on a date for his exit, according to CBS. President Donald Trump and his critics are each cherry picking what they want to see from the findings of a Justice Department watchdog report. The press secretary went on to blame Democrats for making an issue out of laws tha... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump Wants "His People" To Treat Him Like Kim Jung

US President Donald Trump spoke in admiring terms about North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, praising Kim's ability to get his people to "sit up at attention", and wishing he could do the same. "I call them war games", he said. "Hey, when you take over a country, tough country, with tough people, and you take it over from your father, I don't care who you are, what you are, how much of an advantag... [Full Article...]

Trump will meet with House Republicans on Tuesday to discuss immigration

Trump will meet with House Republicans on Tuesday to discuss immigration Trump's public acknowledgment that he was willing to let the policy continue as he pursued his political goals came as the president once again blamed Democrats for a policy enacted and touted by his own administration. He said "I would cite you to the Apostle Paul and his clear and wise command in Romans 13, to obey the laws of the government because God has ordained them for the goal of order"... [Full Article...]

Theresa May's meaningful vote compromise rejected by rebel MPs

Theresa May's meaningful vote compromise rejected by rebel MPs The government's bid to avoid a Commons defeat on the Brexit bill has been rejected as "slap in the face" by leading rebel Dominic Grieve . ClientEarth law and policy advisor Tom West said: "As it stands, the EU Withdrawal Bill is still not good enough and risks our environmental protections being much weaker by the time Britain leaves the EU". [Full Article...]

NY state sues Donald Trump for ‘illegal conduct’ at family foundation

NY state sues Donald Trump for ‘illegal conduct’ at family foundation Though she is working gratis for the White House, Ivanka still earned more than $2 million in salary and severance from the Trump Organization and almost $4 million from her investment in the Trump International Hotel in Washington D.C., according to public disclosure records . [Full Article...]

Bomber strikes gathering of mostly Taliban members celebrating cease-fire, official says

Bomber strikes gathering of mostly Taliban members celebrating cease-fire, official says Members of the Afghan Taliban have been embracing Afghan security forces amid the ceasefire - something that would have seemed impossible just a few days ago, the BBC reported. forces. "I felt for the first time in the eight years of my jihadist life that I am at least safe". Resolute Support said it was hopeful that the Taliban stick to their ceasefire "and we hope that pause leads to dialogue ... [Full Article...]

Kansas Sheriff’s Deputies Killed In Confrontation With Inmate

Kansas Sheriff’s Deputies Killed In Confrontation With Inmate Kansas City, Kansas, police confirmed that 44-year-old Deputy Theresa King died early Saturday from injuries suffered when an inmate overpowered the two deputies. The investigation is being handled by the Kansas City Police Department. Kelli Bailiff said at the press conference. No other details were released about the suspect, including his condition. [Full Article...]


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