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Killed in Maryland Shooting

Killed in Maryland Shooting The FBI Baltimore office and special agents from the Department of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms were also assisting in the investigation. It is still unknown whether the suspect has been captured or killed, but law enforcement says the situation is " secure ". [Full Article...]

Fears for hundreds missing after ferry capsizes in Tanzania

Fears for hundreds missing after ferry capsizes in Tanzania He couldn't say how many people were on the ferry until the search-and-rescue operation was over. The deadliest such accident in recent decades was in May 1996, when around 800 people died after their ferry sank on its way to Mwanza in Tanzania. [Full Article...]

Fire tornado caught on cam in Vanderhoof, B.C.

Fire tornado caught on cam in Vanderhoof, B.C. Firefighter M.C. Schidlowsky posted the clip on Instagram , which showed a long white pipe being pulled away in swirling smoke. " Fire tornado destroyed our line ", Schidlowsky wrote. She shot the video on August 19 and posted it two days ago. "It's not unusual on very intense and very large fires to see them, but to see one that up-close is fairly rare", he said. [Full Article...]

French court orders Le Pen to undergo psychiatric tests over Daesh tweets

French court orders Le Pen to undergo psychiatric tests over Daesh tweets Ms Le Pen was stripped of her parliamentary immunity and then charged in March with "distributing violent images" for tweeting three gruesome pictures showing killings by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant ( Isil ). She concluded the Tweet with her initials, shorthand to signify that she wrote the message, not a staff member. Italy's Interior Minister Matteo Salvini said in a state... [Full Article...]

Russian Military Says Ukrainian Missile Downed MH17

Russian Military Says Ukrainian Missile Downed MH17 The rocket was manufactured at the Dolprudentsk Machinery Construction Union, said Nikolai Parshin, head of the Main Directorate of artillery and rocket troops of the Russian Armed Forces. Eliot Higgins, the founder of the open-source intelligence group Bellingcat, responded to the Defense Minstry's new claims , tweeting, "I expect some very stupid people will be very excited about the Russian ... [Full Article...]

What will it take for North Korea to denuclearise?

What will it take for North Korea to denuclearise? North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has expressed his willingness to continue to take measures towards his country's denuclearisation, including the permanent dismantlement of the Yongbyon nuclear facilities, where a 5 MWe plutonium-producing reactor is located. [Full Article...]

Kavanaugh Accuser in Talks to Testify Next Week, Report Says

Kavanaugh Accuser in Talks to Testify Next Week, Report Says Her attorney says she's had to relocate her family. The president also called the treatment of Kavanaugh "very unfair" and said that his nominee is "such an outstanding man, it's very hard for me to imagine anything happened". Ford has said she wants the FBI to investigate her claim that Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her at a high school party in the 1980s. The email said Ford's "strong prefe... [Full Article...]

O'Rourke leads Cruz by 2 points

O'Rourke leads Cruz by 2 points Quinnipiac previously polled registered voters three times, finding Cruz ahead by 6 points in August, 11 in May and 3 in April. In 2016, one in eight Americans decided which candidate to vote for in the presidential election in the week before Election Day, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll. [Full Article...]

DC Stabbing Suspect Arrested

DC Stabbing Suspect Arrested Metropolitan Police Chief Peter Newsham said he is "very confident" Mr. Crawford is the person responsible for Ms. Martinez's death. Authorities said they received tips from the community after a surveillance image was released to help identify the suspect. [Full Article...]

Trump says not anxious what ex-aide will tell prosecutors

Trump says not anxious what ex-aide will tell prosecutors Trump wants to release documents connected to current Department of Justice employee Bruce Ohr and four former Federal Bureau of Investigation officials - James Comey , Andrew McCabe, Peter Strzok and Lisa Page. Strzok was also recently fired, and has been criticised for sending texts disparaging Trump as a presidential candidate. Trumpy ally Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, meanwhile... [Full Article...]

North Korea Ties Better Since He Became President

While Mount Paektu is revered by both peoples - it is mentioned in South Korea's national anthem - North Korea claims that Kim's father, Kim Jong-il, was born there and dubs it the "sacred mountain of the revolution". USA officials suggested Kim was trying to ease the economic pressure on him to curb his nuclear programs and to undercut the rationale for U.S. troops being based in South Kore... [Full Article...]

Kim and Moon visit sacred mountain as historic summit wraps up

The declaration, published by South Korea's presidential office, states that Seoul and Pyongyang share the view that the Korean Peninsula "must be turned into a land of peace free from nuclear weapons and nuclear threats, and that substantial progress toward this end must be made in a prompt manner". [Full Article...]

Trump rips Sessions: ‘I don’t have an attorney general’

Trump rips Sessions: ‘I don’t have an attorney general’ Nowhere was that more apparent, he said, than in Chicago, where the police department signed an agreement with the American Civil Liberties Union and "radical activists" which took effect in 2016 - and the murder rate soared. "He gets in and probably because of the experience that he had going through the nominating when somebody asked him the first question about Hillary Clinton or something he s... [Full Article...]

PM Imran Khan invites Saudi king and crown prince to visit Pakistan

PM Imran Khan invites Saudi king and crown prince to visit Pakistan The Times of India reported that he also suggested a meeting between External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Pakistan's foreign minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi . Qureshi, in his maiden address before taking the post of foreign minister in August, had stated that, "My message is for the Government of India". Last month, a row erupted after reports claimed that Prime Minister Narendra Mod... [Full Article...]

Shark attack victim in critical condition, rushed to surgery

Shark attack victim in critical condition, rushed to surgery A local doctor adiministered first aid on board the boat, and she was quickly airlifted by rescue helicopter to hospital about 8pm. A woman is fighting for her life and another girl is in a serious condition after two separate shark attacks within 24 hours in Australia. [Full Article...]

Donald Trump's Idea For Sahara Desert Border Wall Gets Demolished

Donald Trump's Idea For Sahara Desert Border Wall Gets Demolished The Sahara desert stretches for 3,000 miles. Though estimates vary, US Customs and Border Protection says that the border between the United States and Mexico is roughly 3000 kilometres long. Spain has found itself at the forefront of Europe's migration crisis. Trump disagreed, according to Borrell's recollection, adding that "the Sahara border can't be bigger than our border with Mexico". [Full Article...]

Around 1,000 Hungarians protest against Orban at pro-EU rally

Around 1,000 Hungarians protest against Orban at pro-EU rally In the wake of... Mainstream European conservatives fear the Hungarian leader, Viktor Orban , is plotting to abandon their political grouping - the largest in the European parliament - and form a new alliance that would be the Continent's most powerful far-right movement in decades. [Full Article...]

President Trump surveys storm damage in NC

President Trump surveys storm damage in NC There are more than 3,300 lagoons in North Carolina , said Andy Curliss, chief executive for the NC Pork Council. Trump told the victims "America grieves with you" and "we're with you all the way". As well as visiting New Bern, the president stopped by a Baptish church and helped serve food at a food distribution centre. They are not asking for clothes or perishable food items. [Full Article...]

Is new North and South Korea deal a significant step toward denuclearization?

Is new North and South Korea deal a significant step toward denuclearization? Secretary of State Mike Pompeo also praised the "important commitments", saying he spoke with his North Korean counterpart and invited him to meet next week on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly. 20, 2018. As the highest peak on the Korean peninsula at about 2,750 meters (9,000 ft), Mount Paektu is the mythical origin of the Korean people, featured in South Korea's national a... [Full Article...]

'If She Shows Up.' President Trump Says Christine Blasey Ford Should Testify

'If She Shows Up.' President Trump Says Christine Blasey Ford Should Testify There are a lot of things about this process that look like a "sham" but Grassley's hearing isn't one of them. "This just came out 48 hours ago". "It is imperative the Judiciary committee move forward on the Kavanaugh nomination and a committee vote be taken ASAP". [Full Article...]


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