Thursday October 19-th, 2017

Search continues after US Marine aircraft 'mishap' off Australia Search continues after US Marine aircraft 'mishap' off Australia

Australian Defense Minister Marise Payne said that she had spoken with U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis to offer her country's support. "We will provide more detail as they become available". A United States defense official told Fox News t...

British model drugged, stuffed in bag and 'auctioned as sex slave' British model drugged, stuffed in bag and 'auctioned as sex slave'

Police said she was held for a week in abandoned offices in the city and officers are now looking for accomplices after the model told them she was "attacked by two people". A Milan court heard the woman arrived in Milan on July 11 and was seiz...

Trump defends McMaster in wake of criticism on the right Trump defends McMaster in wake of criticism on the right

That campaign - which may include some top White House officials but has primarily been conducted by nationalist, right-wing organizations and news sites - has sought revenge on McMaster for his ousting of four conservatives from Trump's national ...

Mob attacks India opposition leader Gandhi in Gujarat Mob attacks India opposition leader Gandhi in Gujarat

Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi's vehicle was on Friday pelted with stones by a mob when he was touring the flood hit areas Gujarat. Gandhi further said that this is Prime Minister Narendra Modi's way of politics and added, "It is done by th...

MPC split six-two over base rate hold decision MPC split six-two over base rate hold decision

The Bank of England has also cut its economic growth forecast for both 2017 and 2018. As a result, the pound has fallen by 0.4% against the USA dollar to $1.31670, having earlier rallied to a new 11-month high of $1.3267 on the back of the poss...

Furious Trump denies claims he called the White House 'a dump' Furious Trump denies claims he called the White House 'a dump'

We will update this post with more photos as they are available, and share more photos from Trump's vacation over the next 17 days. Of all the presidents he's interviewed-Bill Clinton, George W. Walters said the renovation plans had been approved b...

IT dept raids Karnataka minister DK Shivkumar's house, recovers ₹7.5 crore IT dept raids Karnataka minister DK Shivkumar's house, recovers ₹7.5 crore

The minister, who was in charge of the 44 MLAs lodged there to prevent the BJP from allegedly "poaching" on them, was at the resort when the search took place, IT officials said . Hundreds of Youth Congress activists and party cadres, including wo...

Iran Not to Initiate Violation of Nuclear Deal: President Rouhani

Iran's state TV reported that more than 130 high-ranking officials from various countries and worldwide organizations attended the ceremony in Tehran . The bill aims to stop anyone who's dealt with the Iranian ballistic missile program from entering...

US Condemns Venezuela Opposition Leaders' Return to Jail, Hints at Regime Change US Condemns Venezuela Opposition Leaders' Return to Jail, Hints at Regime Change

Socialist Party officials arrived at congress carrying portraits of independence hero Simon Bolivar and Chavez, whose image was removed from the legislature's main hall by the opposition legislators when they took over in January 2016. She also conde...

Venkaiah Naidu elected Vice President Venkaiah Naidu elected Vice President

However, there were only 760 valid votes-Naidu got 516 votes, while Gandhi 244. In an electoral college of 785 eligible members, 771 votes were cast out of which 11 were declared invalid, according to officials. "(I) will cherish this aspect of our...

Police closing in on 'armed' Oxford murder suspect Police closing in on 'armed' Oxford murder suspect

Chicago police urged Mr Warren, a Somerville College senior treasury assistant, and Mr Lathem, a Northwestern University microbiology professor, to give themselves up. Monthly rents for some units there exceed $3,300. Lathem joined the Northwest...

North Korea travel ban to take effect next month North Korea travel ban to take effect next month

Last week, Kim boasted that North Korea could strike any target in the United States after carrying out its latest intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) test. He said China has a particular role to play, as it accounts for 90 per cent of trade wi...

Majority of Americans Support Transgender Troops

The majority of voters said Trump was not honest, did not have good leadership skills, was not intelligent and did not care about them. Trump's approval rate fell from 40 percent points from the previous Quinnipiac poll published on June 29, while ...

Woman Sends Obamas Wedding Invite, Receives the Sweetest Response Woman Sends Obamas Wedding Invite, Receives the Sweetest Response

All over the social media site celebrities, politicians, Twitter junkies, and even his wife, Michelle Obama, are showing our 44th President nothing but love as he celebrates yet another year of life. 'This occasion marks the beginning of a life...

Texas woman hiking with children reported missing in Grand Canyon Texas woman hiking with children reported missing in Grand Canyon

Davis said she did not know how Beadle and the children became separated and that those details are part of an investigation into the death by the National Park Service and the Coconino County Medical Examiner. "Sarah loved travelling with her fami...

Flames engulf 79-story Dubai skyscraper Flames engulf 79-story Dubai skyscraper

This is the second time in two years that the Torch Tower has caught fire . Flames shot up the sides of the building before 1am today after the first blaze hit the high-rise in 2015, say reports. However, no injuries were reported, and investiga...

European Union extends sanctions against Russian Federation over Siemens European Union extends sanctions against Russian Federation over Siemens

The sanctions, consisting of an asset freeze and travel ban, now apply to 153 people and 40 entities, the council said. There was no immediate reaction from the Kremlin. Last month, Siemens complained that four of its gas turbines, designed for the...

Tillerson to join Asean meeting in Manila Tillerson to join Asean meeting in Manila

He said the creation of a de-escalation zone in the southwest part of Syria, created by Russian Federation, the United States and Jordan was "one small measure of success". Trump and Tillerson have been shown little interest in repudiating Russian Fe...

Scattered showers and thunderstorms today and tonight Scattered showers and thunderstorms today and tonight

Lows will be in the upper 60s. Another Friday is upon us, and for the second-straight week we see a chance of showers and storms. In the meantime, temperatures have still managed to reach the mid 80s. A low of 70 is expected. Any of these showers...

United States court throws out Blackwater murder conviction United States court throws out Blackwater murder conviction

One of the guards, Nicholas Slatten, was convicted of first degree murder and sentenced to life in prison. In a split opinion issued on Friday, the three-judge panel of the United States court of appeals for the DC circuit ruled that a court erre...

Rahul Gandhi attacked in Gujarat Rahul Gandhi attacked in Gujarat

At village after village, in several places, Gandhi faced crowds protesting against him but he chose to continue his tour, asserting: "I am not scared of such cowardly heckling or crowds shouting slogans for Narendra Modi ". If any incident has happ...

Mueller Impanels Grand Jury In Russia Probe Mueller Impanels Grand Jury In Russia Probe

Mueller is investigating Russia's efforts to influence the 2016 election and whether President Donald Trump's campaign or associates colluded with the Kremlin as part of that effort, the newspaper said . Because the investigation has started to ...

Lindsey Graham: President Trump Believes Military Action Against North Korea Is 'Inevitable' Lindsey Graham: President Trump Believes Military Action Against North Korea Is 'Inevitable'

Schumer called on Trump to use the inter-agency committee "to suspend the approval of all mergers and acquisitions in the USA by Chinese entities". "But you are presenting an unacceptable threat to us, and we have to respond". ( CNN ) Last Frida...

Flash Flood warning issued for Imperial County Flash Flood warning issued for Imperial County

While Thursday's highest chance of flash flooding was in the San Gabriels and Antelope Valley, a flash flood watch was in effect until late Wednesday in the San Fernando, Santa Clarita and San Gabriel valleys. A 20 percent chance of showers and t...

Woman who encouraged boyfriend to kill himself faces 20 years in prison Woman who encouraged boyfriend to kill himself faces 20 years in prison

Roy's family" after hearing his last breaths during a phone call, the judge said. Judge Lawrence Moniz told Michelle Carter in the Bristol County House of Corrections that after the 15 months, the balance of her sentence would be suspended until ...

Edmond quake downgraded to magnitude 4.2 Edmond quake downgraded to magnitude 4.2

Oklahoma seismicity peaked in 2015, with more than 900 tremors of greater than magnitude-3 recorded. A growing body of research has linked Oklahoma's alarming spate of "induced" or "man-made" earthquakes to the injection of wastewater from oil ...

Beijing support for Maduro: Beijing support for Maduro: "the election was generally held smoothly"

Venezuela's economic issues are deep seated , but have been masked by a high oil price; since the price for crude has collapsed, so too has the Venezuelan economy. "He is now a dictator". Maduro scoffed at the sanctions, saying he would use the a...

Trump speaks at campaign rally in Huntington, West Virginia

Previously, Justice has been registered as a Republican and an independent before running for governor as a Democrat. Joe Manchin the last major Democratic Party leader in the state and leaves Democrats with just 15 governorships . The other Democra...

19 in coaches preseason poll 19 in coaches preseason poll

The Nittany Lions open the season against Akron (Sept. 2; noon) and face Pitt (Sept. 9; 3:30 p.m.) and Georgia State (Sept. 16) in a three-game homestand to start the year. The voters must realize that though MI did lose a ton of starters, they do ha...

Sheriff: Mom, 2 kids captive in Virginia home for 2 years Sheriff: Mom, 2 kids captive in Virginia home for 2 years

While Moore talked to the officers, a woman and two children ran out of the home's side door and straight to the deputies. Spotsylvania deputies made a house call on Saturday afternoon, where they said they found Moore with the three others.

India inventing untenable excuses to justify trespass of border troops: Shuang India inventing untenable excuses to justify trespass of border troops: Shuang

The action by Indian troops to block the road construction in an area where there is "a clear and delimited boundary" is "fundamentally different from past frictions", said the statement. An Indian government source closely tracking the standoff sa...

Chiwetel Ejiofor in talks to voice Scar in 'Lion King' remake Chiwetel Ejiofor in talks to voice Scar in 'Lion King' remake

The Jungle Book proved to be a financial and critical hit for Disney, and now the House of the Mouse is planning to replicate that success with the live-action take on The Lion King , also directed by Favreau. Beyoncé Knowles is in talks for the r...

The Dark Tower TV Series Lands Former Walking Dead Showrunner The Dark Tower TV Series Lands Former Walking Dead Showrunner

It finds the last Gunslinger, a.k.a.Roland Deschain (Elba), waging a fight against Walter O'Dim, also known as the Man in Black (McConaughey), to prevent him from toppling the Dark Tower , which holds the universe together. McConaughey reveals slimm...

Second video surfaces showing Baltimore police planting evidence, attorney says Second video surfaces showing Baltimore police planting evidence, attorney says

The local public defender's office claimed there is a new video that appears to show Baltimore police officers planting drugs inside someone's auto. "Did anybody check this compartment?" the second officer can be heard saying in the footage, moment...

Valley gathers for National Night Out Valley gathers for National Night Out

Neighborhoods all over West Michigan participated, including many in Grand Rapids. "One crime is too many", Boren said, "but we live in a big city, and in these big cities come big-city problems, and we're very proactive". All over Grand Rapids, pe...

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