California gang members charged in L.A. machete murders, racketeering

Attorney's Office of the Central District of California, the 12-count indictment charges people linked to and members of the Mara Salvatrucha worldwide gang with the killings of seven people who were members of rival gangs, those they believed to be ... More..

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UK PM candidates set high bar for Brexit talks: no Irish backstop
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

UK PM candidates set high bar for Brexit talks: no Irish backstop

Mr Donohoe said Theresa May's successor in Downing Street would have to confront the reality that leaving the EU's customs union and committing to there being no infrastructure along the Irish Border means that...More..

Wexner Denies Knowledge Of Jeffrey Espstein's Alleged Crimes
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Wexner Denies Knowledge Of Jeffrey Espstein's Alleged Crimes

Epstein's defense team filed court papers Tuesday saying Epstein anxious about the perils he faced traveling there as "an affluent member of the Jewish faith". Prosecutors said they believe Epstein might have t...More..

Spain's National Police Arrest ‘Bigwig’ Who Hid Cocaine Under Toupee
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Spain's National Police Arrest ‘Bigwig’ Who Hid Cocaine Under Toupee

Spanish police were drawn to the man who had a precarious toupee on the top of his head and looked nervous as he got off a flight from Bogota. The police department, which quipped the arrest would make the ...More..

Trump wants apology from targets of his 'racist attack'
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Trump wants apology from targets of his 'racist attack'

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.), Ayanna Pressley (D-Mass.), and Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) should apologize to him and the entire country for expressing criticism of his administration and Israel's treatment...More..

Florida expert flies to Chicago to help catch alligator
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Florida expert flies to Chicago to help catch alligator

Others took to Twitter to take part in making a meme of the animal nicknamed after Chicago-native Chance the Rapper and to comment on his fame. Frank Robb of St. The gator was given a red bow tie collar...More..

White House nominates new Defence Secretary
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

White House nominates new Defence Secretary

Warren slammed Esper for failing to commit not to seek a waiver from his existing government ethics agreement and cited concerns that the nominee is due deferred payments from Raytheon of at least $1 million ...More..

Photos of slain teen Bianca Devins posted online
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Photos of slain teen Bianca Devins posted online

The case is being investigated by Utica police as a murder and attempted suicide. Clark was transported to a hospital and was treated for his injuries, police said. The images Clark posted reportedly stayed...More..

Welsh town Harlech claims world's steepest street
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Welsh town Harlech claims world's steepest street

Resident Myrddyn Phillips, who took the measurements that led to the world title, said: "To have the steepest street in the world, recognized by Guinness World Records, is brilliant for Harlech , it's brilli...More..

Tenant arrested in slaying of 75-year-old community activist
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Tenant arrested in slaying of 75-year-old community activist

Bell was one of Roberts-Joseph's tenants and was behind on about $1,200 in rent, Paul said. A warrant was already issued for Bell for unrelated charges that included failing to comply, probation regulations a...More..

Kellyanne Conway asks reporter 'What's your ethnicity?' when pressed about Trump's tweet
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Kellyanne Conway asks reporter 'What's your ethnicity?' when pressed about Trump's tweet

Andrew Feinberg, a reporter with Breakfast Media, asked Conway about Trump's tweets that admonished Representatives Ilhan Omar , Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ayanna Pressley and Rashida Tlaib for their critic...More..

MPs: No Technical Grounds For Huawei Ban
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

MPs: No Technical Grounds For Huawei Ban

The White House has said that Chinese tech giant will remain banned from developing its 5G wireless networks in the U.S., although American firms will be allowed to sell small components such as chips to the Ch...More..

South African music legend Johnny Clegg dies at age 66
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

South African music legend Johnny Clegg dies at age 66

Nicknamed the "White Zulu" for his fluency in one of South Africa's widely-spoken vernacular languages, Clegg received the Order of Ikhamanga as part of the national orders in 2012. Clegg was born in England to...More..

China threatens sanctions on United States over Taiwan arms sales
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

China threatens sanctions on United States over Taiwan arms sales

State Department had affirmed the clearance of the weapons mentioned by Taiwan, including 108 General Dynamics Corp (GD.N) M1A2T Abrams tanks and 250 Stinger rockets, which are produced by Raytheon (RTN.N). Su...More..

Fresh Island festival in Zrce, Pag, Croatia, got evacuated because of fire
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Fresh Island festival in Zrce, Pag, Croatia, got evacuated because of fire

It was not immediately clear what caused the fire. Organisers have advised those travelling to the festival not to enter the woodland area that was affected by the fire. "Rest assured we're doing everything w...More..

12 killed in house collapse as monsoon toll rises across South Asia
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

12 killed in house collapse as monsoon toll rises across South Asia

Millions have been forced to leave their homes as flooding continues across parts of India and other areas of South Asia, with officials saying at least 76 people have died. "We are also cautious about the ri...More..

German political parties remain divided over von der Leyen's European Union candidacy
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

German political parties remain divided over von der Leyen's European Union candidacy

Mr Kelly said he believes Ms Von der Leyen has shown she's a "woman of great talent competence, perspective, calmness and well-equipped to do the job of Commission President". She was once dubbed "the soloist" ...More..

Barr Decides Against Charges For NYPD Officer Involved In Eric Garner's Death
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Barr Decides Against Charges For NYPD Officer Involved In Eric Garner's Death

Garner's death rocked the nation in 2014 after he was targeted for allegedly selling loose cigarettes on Staten Island. "And the evidence here does not support charging Police Officer Daniel Pantaleo or any oth...More..

Trump claims he will investigate Google for 'treasonous' China ties
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Trump claims he will investigate Google for 'treasonous' China ties

United States President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he wants his administration to " take a look " into whether Google has been working with the Chinese government - an allegation swiftly denied by the U.S...More..

The Terrifying, Tragic Moment An Amusement Park Ride Goes Horribly Wrong
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

The Terrifying, Tragic Moment An Amusement Park Ride Goes Horribly Wrong

Although officials confirmed that the attraction's main shaft had malfunctioned, they said they were unsure if the crash was also the result of the welded section at the ride's top giving way or if the ride's n...More..

China threatens sanctions on U.S. over Taiwan arms sales
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

China threatens sanctions on U.S. over Taiwan arms sales

China's economic growth slowed to 6.2% in the second quarter from a year earlier, the weakest in at least 27 years, as demand at home and overseas faltered. There have been no exports of either of those two ag...More..

Nepal floods: Heavy rainfall claims 78 lives in last 5 days
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Nepal floods: Heavy rainfall claims 78 lives in last 5 days

Heavy rains continue across the north- eastern parts of India worsening the flood situation, which has left lakhs of people displaced in Bihar , Assam and a few other north-eastern districts. The death toll fr...More..

40 trapped as building collapses in south Mumbai
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

40 trapped as building collapses in south Mumbai

As the incident came to light, firefighters swung into action to rescue the trapped victims out of the building. Legislator Bhai Jagtap said residents had complained to housing authorities to take prompt meas...More..

Italy seizes air-to-air missile that belonged to Qatar in raids on neo-Nazis
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Italy seizes air-to-air missile that belonged to Qatar in raids on neo-Nazis

The raids were part of an investigation into Italian far-right involvement in the conflict in eastern Ukraine , the Turin police said. "This is a significant seizure, with few precedents in Italy", said Turi...More..

Boeing jet trouble leads to cuts at Europe’s busiest airline
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Boeing jet trouble leads to cuts at Europe’s busiest airline

O'Leary added that the shortfall in aircraft would also necessitate "some base cuts and closures" for both the 2019 winter and 2020 summer periods. Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary said: "Ryanair remains committe...More..

EU Renews Sanctions on North Korea in Response to Pyongyang's Nuclear Program
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

EU Renews Sanctions on North Korea in Response to Pyongyang's Nuclear Program

The ministry said the North's decision not to test nuclear weapons or ICBMs.is equivalent to America's pledge to stop the joint drills. The statement said upcoming regular U.S. "North Korea is trying to pick ...More..

Storming area 51:
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Storming area 51: "let's see them aliens!"

Hello.U.S. government, this is a joke, and I do not actually intend to go ahead with this plan". "The United States Air Force is aware of the Facebook post", service spokeswoman Laura Mcandrews told Mil...More..

Magnitude Earthquake Was Registered in Bali
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Magnitude Earthquake Was Registered in Bali

An quake with a magnitude of 7.3 struck southeast of the city of Ternate, in the Moluccas in the eastern area of Indonesia , the U.S. Geological Survey reported. The transport ministry said Bali airport was ...More..

Chandrayaan 2 mission postponed, ISRO to announce new launch date soon
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Chandrayaan 2 mission postponed, ISRO to announce new launch date soon

He did not specify what the snag was. 'Isro has an exceptional success rate when it comes to launching systems. 'I am glad that people at Isro chose to hold back rather than hurrying into a major disa...More..

Social media firms under fire over violent content after murder suspect’s posts
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Social media firms under fire over violent content after murder suspect’s posts

Officers who tracked the call found Clark stabbing himself in the neck, causing injuries that required hospital treatment. Hundreds of people gathered for a vigil Monday to remember 17-year-old homicide vic...More..

Iran threatens to return to conditions before 2015 nuke deal: spokesman
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Iran threatens to return to conditions before 2015 nuke deal: spokesman

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif gestures as he stands in an office as he meets with the diplomatic advisor to the French president in the capital Tehran on July 10, 2019. Who is invading Bahra...More..

Jeffrey Epstein considered to be 'extraordinary' flight risk as judge weighs bail
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Jeffrey Epstein considered to be 'extraordinary' flight risk as judge weighs bail

Rossmiller also said one of the seized items was a passport that appeared to have been issued by a foreign country in the 1980s that containing Epstein's photo, but someone else's name. At a hearing in Manhatta...More..

Zuma takes aim at detractors during corruption inquiry
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Zuma takes aim at detractors during corruption inquiry

The inquiry is spotlighting the graft allegations that clouded Zuma's nine-year presidency, but analysts say that if it fails to pin a case on him it could dent President Cyril Ramaphosa's anti-corruption drive...More..

Charlottesville auto attacker sentenced to life, plus 419 years on state charges
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Charlottesville auto attacker sentenced to life, plus 419 years on state charges

James Fields , 22, was given the additional sentence of life plus 419 years on Monday by Judge Richard Moore after the white nationalist was convicted by a Virginia jury in December, NBC Washington repor...More..

TCC open to negotiated settlement with Pakistan
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

TCC open to negotiated settlement with Pakistan

The ICSID , which provides facilities for conciliation and arbitration of worldwide investment disputes, rendered its judgement on Friday in a 700-page ruling against Pakistan. "Pakistan welcomes all foreign i...More..