2 shooters in Brooklyn playground gunfire

Mayor Invoice de Blasio additional that this doesn't define the Brownsville local community and he expects the celebration to go on up coming year. The gathering was a "great event" that had been held for years, he said. Police have not released de... More..

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National Hurricane Center watching tropical wave in Caribbean Sea
by | Tuesday, July 30, 2019

National Hurricane Center watching tropical wave in Caribbean Sea

According to the NHC the system is expected to produce locally heavy rainfall and possibly some flooding across Puerto Rico, Hispaniola and Cuba. The tropical wave is now just a disorganized cluster of shower...More..

U.S. leader threatens wine tax in retaliation for France's digital levy
by | Tuesday, July 30, 2019

U.S. leader threatens wine tax in retaliation for France's digital levy

Macron's office told Reuters that the French leader "underlined that the G7 summit would be an important opportunity to move towards universal taxation of digital activities, which is in our common interest, ...More..

Amarnath yatra stalled for inclement weather
by | Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Amarnath yatra stalled for inclement weather

The yatra from Jammu city to Kashmir on the Baltal route in Ganderbal district was suspended on Friday after heavy rains rendered the track unsafe. "Of these, 1,131 yatris are going to Baltal base camp, while...More..

US Troops Die in Afghanistan, Bringing Year's Casualty Count to 15
by | Tuesday, July 30, 2019

US Troops Die in Afghanistan, Bringing Year's Casualty Count to 15

Central Command has confirmed that two U.S. troops were killed, but provided no details. USA officials told The Associated Press that the troops were killed by an Afghan soldier, who was wounded and is in cus...More..

Kremlin critic Navalny returned to jail despite poisoning fears
by | Monday, July 29, 2019

Kremlin critic Navalny returned to jail despite poisoning fears

Access to Navalny is restricted, and Dr. Anastasiya Vasilyeva, who has been Navalny's physician for several years, only managed to see him Sunday afternoon. He was in jail for calling for unauthorised protests....More..

Inmates Decapitated, Dozens More Killed During Prison Riot in Brazil
by | Monday, July 29, 2019

Inmates Decapitated, Dozens More Killed During Prison Riot in Brazil

Inmates then set the area alight in retaliation, and two prison officers were taken hostage. The violence began at around 7am Monday local time (10pm NZT), and ended at around noon, officials said. Bolsonaro'...More..

Trump says Sanders should be labeled a racist for Baltimore comments
by | Monday, July 29, 2019

Trump says Sanders should be labeled a racist for Baltimore comments

And not only the congressman, but the people of this city, in the most bigoted and racist way. And a lot of people I care about still do. " He can't help it, he is like a child - somebody says something he r...More..

Impeach him: The House Democrats from Washington state are unanimous
by | Monday, July 29, 2019

Impeach him: The House Democrats from Washington state are unanimous

Following more than six hours of questioning of former special counsel Robert Mueller before two different congressional committees, Democrats and Republicans remain largely splintered on impeaching Presid...More..

Unnao victim hurt in deadly collision
by | Monday, July 29, 2019

Unnao victim hurt in deadly collision

BJP MLA Kuldeep Sengar, who is an accused in the rape case, was arrested on 13 April past year. "We have also constituted a team of officers to look into the matter", said Singh, asserting that a "fair" prob...More..

'Tiger Zinda Hai': India's tiger population doubles since 2014
by | Monday, July 29, 2019

'Tiger Zinda Hai': India's tiger population doubles since 2014

MP lost the "Tiger State" status to Karnataka in 2011 and faced criticism for topping the country in tiger deaths 47 in four years, including 13 in 2018. India accounts for numerous 3,500-odd tigers that are sc...More..

Active shooter reported at California’s Gilroy Garlic Festival
by | Monday, July 29, 2019

Active shooter reported at California’s Gilroy Garlic Festival

Witnesses described pandemonium, with people running, hiding behind tents, crawling under tables or climbing fences to escape the gunfire. Officers were in the area, he said, and engaged the suspect "in less ...More..

No Brexit deal most likely scenario
by | Monday, July 29, 2019

No Brexit deal most likely scenario

The committee will meet for the first time on Tuesday and a Downing Street source said it was being structured in such a way so that the Treasury would be "a motor for delivering Brexit, not the anchor". "So I ...More..

Death toll of Boko Haram attacks in Nigeria rises to 70
by | Monday, July 29, 2019

Death toll of Boko Haram attacks in Nigeria rises to 70

He said 21 people were killed in the initial attack while 44 others were killed while attempting to escape the violence. Islamic extremists killed dozens of civilians returning from a funeral over the weeke...More..

Hong Kong protesters defy police again and begin banned march
by | Monday, July 29, 2019

Hong Kong protesters defy police again and begin banned march

Demonstrators prepared on Sunday to hold a rally in central Hong Kong to condemn the police, who critics say have used increasingly heavy-handed tactics on protesters. Those attacks further raised tensions be...More..

Cyprus court postpones hearing in rape accusation case
by | Monday, July 29, 2019

Cyprus court postpones hearing in rape accusation case

Twelve Israelis were originally arrested for the alleged rape that occurred in Ayia Napa, after the 19-year-old claimed the suspects gang raped her in a hotel room. Five of the group were released on Thursday...More..

Big B hails Mahalaxmi Express rescue operation, calls it 'brave and successful'
by | Monday, July 29, 2019

Big B hails Mahalaxmi Express rescue operation, calls it 'brave and successful'

Many passengers were rescued through inflatable boats of the NDRF, while others were carried on the shoulders of the rescue personnel. Several teams of NDRF, Indian Army and the Indian Navy were pressed into ac...More..

US, Guatemala ink migration deal on Central American asylum-seekers
by | Monday, July 29, 2019

US, Guatemala ink migration deal on Central American asylum-seekers

The US and Guatemala have signed a migration agreement, days after US President Donald Trump threatened the Central American country with tariffs. The Trump administration has grappled with a surge of mai...More..

Girl's murder sparks outcry and protests in Romania
by | Monday, July 29, 2019

Girl's murder sparks outcry and protests in Romania

Interior Minister Nicolae Moga announced late Friday that he had sacked police chief Ioan Buda "because drastic measures are required" in the case, which has sparked a major outcry. A Facebook post by a man ide...More..

Israel tests US-backed missile shield over Alaska
by | Monday, July 29, 2019

Israel tests US-backed missile shield over Alaska

US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman said at the meeting: "We're very proud of our partnership with the State of Israel, the funding that we provided for this, the technical expertise that we added, obviously...More..

Libyan officials: Airstrike hits field hospital, 5 killed
by | Monday, July 29, 2019

Libyan officials: Airstrike hits field hospital, 5 killed

Libya splintered in the aftermath of the NATO-backed overthrow of dictator Muammar al-Qaddafi in 2011. Forces based in the country's east are now fighting for control of the capital's southern outskirts agai...More..

Australian swim star tested positive for banned substance before World Championships
by | Monday, July 29, 2019

Australian swim star tested positive for banned substance before World Championships

In an Instagram post, the swimmer said she did not take the substance knowingly. "The Swimming Australia policy also means that any Australian athlete under provisional suspension while ASADA investigatio...More..

Taliban reject direct talks with Afghan govt
by | Monday, July 29, 2019

Taliban reject direct talks with Afghan govt

The attack came on the first day of campaigning for Afghan presidential elections. It was not clear if the venue, known as the Uranus Wedding Palace, was damaged. and other foreign forces and a United State...More..

Iran's Araghchi calls JCPOA emergency meeting 'constructive'
by | Monday, July 29, 2019

Iran's Araghchi calls JCPOA emergency meeting 'constructive'

Seyed Abbas Araghchi told reporters after Sunday's meeting ended that "the atmosphere was constructive, and the discussions were good". On July 3, President Hassan Rouhani said Tehran would increase its...More..

Cyber expert and WannaCry virus hero Marcus Hutchins spared USA jail term
by | Monday, July 29, 2019

Cyber expert and WannaCry virus hero Marcus Hutchins spared USA jail term

They also gave him credit for his role in finding a "kill switch" to the WannaCry virus . They also credited Hutchins for his role in stopping the WannaCry virus and for accepting responsibility for his acti...More..

Trump Wants WTO to Change 'developing Country Status' Rules, Targets China
by | Monday, July 29, 2019

Trump Wants WTO to Change 'developing Country Status' Rules, Targets China

He also mentioned South Korea, Mexico and Turkey who are members of the Group of 20 economies as well as the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). To help ensure that those countries liv...More..

Air force joins hunt for triple-murder suspects in Canada
by | Monday, July 29, 2019

Air force joins hunt for triple-murder suspects in Canada

Anyone who spots McLeod and Schmegelsky should call Gillam RCMP at 204-652-2200, Thompson RCMP at 204-677-6911 or 911 or their local police in other areas. Authorities are warning that its possible McLeod and...More..

Officials say top US intelligence official to resign
by | Monday, July 29, 2019

Officials say top US intelligence official to resign

Axios' report earlier today indicated that Ratcliffe was Trump's first choice, and that POTUS was "thrilled" watching Ratcliffe grilling Robert Mueller . In February, Coats publicly cast doubt on the prospect...More..

Authorities Say Las Vegas Grasshopper Invasion Is ‘Mostly Harmless’
by | Sunday, July 28, 2019

Authorities Say Las Vegas Grasshopper Invasion Is ‘Mostly Harmless’

Other Las Vegas residents looked for any possible solution, remembering grasshoppers as the villains in Walt Disney's and Pixar's "A Bug's Life", when they shared pictures of the movie's heroes as the only poss...More..

US And China Face Off In Iranian Conflict
by | Sunday, July 28, 2019

US And China Face Off In Iranian Conflict

He dismissed the role his Iranian counterpart plays in setting the government's policy, which he said is driven by the Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps. Iran has s...More..

Six-year-old South Korean YouTube star buys $8m property
by | Sunday, July 28, 2019

Six-year-old South Korean YouTube star buys $8m property

A South Korean six-year-old YouTuber just bought a luxury home for her family with her YouTube earnings. The Maeil Business Newspaper reported the five-storey building is in Gangnam , one of Seoul's mos...More..

Kabul: Three explosions kill at least 15, dozens injured
by | Sunday, July 28, 2019

Kabul: Three explosions kill at least 15, dozens injured

A suicide bomber blew himself near a minibus carrying employees of the ministry of mines and petroleum, killing five women and a child. KABUL: At least seven people have been killed and 21 others injured ...More..

U.K. Media Watchdog Fines Russia's RT For Breaking Impartiality Rules
by | Sunday, July 28, 2019

U.K. Media Watchdog Fines Russia's RT For Breaking Impartiality Rules

The foreign ministry statement further accused United Kingdom authorities of "trying to limit the activity of Russian media in the country". Articles appear on euronews.com for a limited time. Ofcom directed ...More..

Trump vows to retaliate against French digital tax
by | Sunday, July 28, 2019

Trump vows to retaliate against French digital tax

White House spokesman Judd Deere said: "The US is extremely disappointed by France's decision to adopt a digital services tax at the expense of USA companies and workers". "The Trump administration has con...More..

Indian government urges Iran to free all its crew after nine released
by | Sunday, July 28, 2019

Indian government urges Iran to free all its crew after nine released

Indian officials have met the 24 Indian crew members who were on board shipping vessel " Grace 1 " and assured them that the government will take necessary steps to ensure their release and repatriation, the Ex...More..