Amber Guyger’s Racist, Violent Text Messages Revealed During Sentencing Hearing

Guyger was armed with white tears. Prosecutors submitted text messages that indicated Guyger lacks sensitivity toward black people. LaWanda Clark, a longtime drug addict, told jurors how Guyger had ticketed her during a bust at a drug den a few... More..

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NYPD gunfire kills 1 of its own for 2nd time this year
by | Wednesday, October 02, 2019

NYPD gunfire kills 1 of its own for 2nd time this year

Williams died shortly after he was shot by other officers. That gun was not fired during the struggle that developed after a foot pursuit. Investigators found a.pistol they said belonged to Williams. All thre...More..

Ukraine investigates prosecutor who gave Giuliani information on Biden
by | Wednesday, October 02, 2019

Ukraine investigates prosecutor who gave Giuliani information on Biden

He claimed Biden was selling his office while he was vice president. "Remember, Biden is now in hot water over credible claims that he leveraged your tax dollars to get a Ukrainian prosecutor fired", said Han...More..

North Korea launches two ballistic missiles toward Sea of Japan
by | Wednesday, October 02, 2019

North Korea launches two ballistic missiles toward Sea of Japan

The missile flew about 280 miles from the waters off its eastern coast near the town of Wonsan and reached an altitude of 565 miles, South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said. The National Security Council tol...More..

WWII Aircraft Crashes At Connecticut Airport
by | Wednesday, October 02, 2019

WWII Aircraft Crashes At Connecticut Airport

Steven Wolf released a statement saying, "We received a mass casualty alert following the plane crash that took place near Bradley International Airport this morning". The aircraft involved in the crash was one...More..

Accused of Intimidation, Pompeo Makes an Admission
by | Wednesday, October 02, 2019

Accused of Intimidation, Pompeo Makes an Admission

The draft subpoena circulated by Mr. Cummings, in conjunction with the House Intelligence and Foreign Affairs committees, reads like a dragnet of potential records related to the Ukraine matter and is all b...More..

Pompeo confirms he was on Trump's call with Ukrainian leader
by | Wednesday, October 02, 2019

Pompeo confirms he was on Trump's call with Ukrainian leader

Kurt Volker, U.S. special representative for Ukraine , resigned abruptly last Friday following the release of the whistleblower complaint against Trump and his associates. In recent days, it has been discl...More..

USA imposes sanctions against two Russians due to elections meddling
by | Wednesday, October 02, 2019

USA imposes sanctions against two Russians due to elections meddling

DoT's Office of Foreign Assets Control announced sanctions against four organizations, seven individuals, three aircraft and a yacht associated with Yevgeniy Prigozhin , the Russian financier, who is accused o...More..

Chancellor of the Exchequer insists United Kingdom leaves the European Union on October 31
by | Wednesday, October 02, 2019

Chancellor of the Exchequer insists United Kingdom leaves the European Union on October 31

John McDonnell, the opposition Labour Party's finance spokesman, asked the government on Monday to respond to the comments by Hammond, who was kicked out of the Conservative parliamentary party this month over ...More..

Militants Killed During Attack on US Base in Somalia
by | Wednesday, October 02, 2019

Militants Killed During Attack on US Base in Somalia

In the first attack, an estimated 25 fighters of the al-Shabab rebel group were killed when they attempted to storm the Belidogle military airstrip which hosts Somali and US forces, said a Somali intelligence o...More..

Russian actor Pavel Ustinov has sentence overruled
by | Wednesday, October 02, 2019

Russian actor Pavel Ustinov has sentence overruled

Ustinov denied wrongdoing. But a Moscow court earlier this month sentenced him to three and a half years in prison after finding him guilty of hurting one of the guardsman, who fell over in the melee. Vid...More..

Cory Booker Announces $6 Million Haul for Third Quarter
by | Wednesday, October 02, 2019

Cory Booker Announces $6 Million Haul for Third Quarter

On the grassroots side, progressives have centralized behind their two preferred candidates: Sanders , who retains many supporters from his previous presidential run, and Warren , who has grown her fundraisin...More..

Hillary Clinton mocks Rudy Giuliani accusation: 'Yes, I am famously under-scrutinized'
by | Wednesday, October 02, 2019

Hillary Clinton mocks Rudy Giuliani accusation: 'Yes, I am famously under-scrutinized'

Twice-failed presidential candidate Hillary Clinton seemingly backed-off her latest calls for impeachment Tuesday; warning fellow Democrats to not "jump to any conclusions" on the Ukraine. Clinton recalled th...More..

Ukraine's leader: Trump didn't use USA military aid as lever
by | Wednesday, October 02, 2019

Ukraine's leader: Trump didn't use USA military aid as lever

Some Democrats have said Trump's comments to Zelenskiy show an impeachable abuse of power and grounds for an impeachment query, even if Trump didn't explicitly link the Biden investigation to military aid. Miss...More..

Johnson says tempers need to calm after Brexit furore
by | Wednesday, October 02, 2019

Johnson says tempers need to calm after Brexit furore

On Thursday, the prime minister said that "tempers need to come down and people need to come together", but he offered no apology and defended his use of the term "Surrender Bill". Even Johnson's sister, Rachel...More..

Trump's comments on civil war, whistleblower spark further controversy
by | Wednesday, October 02, 2019

Trump's comments on civil war, whistleblower spark further controversy

A spokesman for Schiff did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Republican Congressman Adam Kinzinger , an Air Force veteran who served in both Iraq and Afghanistan, denounced the use of civil...More..

Hong Kong: Police, protestors clash as mobs attack taxi & a 'Chinese' man
by | Wednesday, October 02, 2019

Hong Kong: Police, protestors clash as mobs attack taxi & a 'Chinese' man

On Saturday, police fired tear gas and water cannons after protesters threw bricks and firebombs at government buildings following a massive rally in downtown Hong Kong . Extreme members of the movement have...More..

North Korea Agrees to Hold Talks, Launches Projectile
by | Wednesday, October 02, 2019

North Korea Agrees to Hold Talks, Launches Projectile

The lack of substance and fruitless working-level talks set up the failure in Hanoi, which the Americans blamed on what they said were excessive North Korean demands for sanctions relief in exchange for disma...More..

Robert Jeffress: Impeachment Could Plunge U.S. Into Civil War
by | Wednesday, October 02, 2019

Robert Jeffress: Impeachment Could Plunge U.S. Into Civil War

This is beyond repugnant". That probe is centered on the July 25 between Trump and Volodymyr Zelenskiy, during which, according to a White House-prepared summary released last week, the American leader asked ...More..

Hong Kong police shoot protester in chest
by | Wednesday, October 02, 2019

Hong Kong police shoot protester in chest

A teenage protester is in critical condition in hospital after being shot by police with live ammunition during mass anti-China protests on the 70th anniversary of Chinese Communist Party rule . Video shared...More..

Adults join in growing school strike for climate
by | Wednesday, October 02, 2019

Adults join in growing school strike for climate

Now, because they weren't going to attend classes, by school rule, they did had to move off campus once classes started. A sea of people waving placards and megaphones lined New Zealand's streets for the nati...More..

Harvard university wins race discrimination case
by | Wednesday, October 02, 2019

Harvard university wins race discrimination case

The ruling against Students for Fair Admissions comes despite the group exposing bombshell documents that showed how Harvard admissions officials rated Asian-American applicants lower on personality trait...More..

Met Eireann may issue Orange Weather Warning for Lorenzo
by | Wednesday, October 02, 2019

Met Eireann may issue Orange Weather Warning for Lorenzo

As uncertainty surrounds the exact track of the hurricane, which is now passing the Azores, Ireland's National Emergency Co-Ordination group is still on standby as they assess the strength of the storm expected...More..

Grassley breaks with Trump over protecting whistleblower
by | Wednesday, October 02, 2019

Grassley breaks with Trump over protecting whistleblower

Pompeo's response amounted to an obstruction of House Democrats' impeachment inquiry , tweeted journalist Judd Legum. On Monday it was reported that Pompeo himself took part in the July 25th phone call bet...More..

Prosecutors accuse US citizen of spying for China
by | Tuesday, October 01, 2019

Prosecutors accuse US citizen of spying for China

An American citizen was arrested last week on suspicion of passing national security secrets to China , and the accusations leveled in the criminal complaint sound like they were ripped from the pages of a C...More..

North Korea, US to hold working-level talks at weekend
by | Tuesday, October 01, 2019

North Korea, US to hold working-level talks at weekend

The two countries agreed to have preliminary contact on October 4, followed by the working level talks, KCNA said , citing a statement issued under the name of Vice Foreign Minister Choe Son Hui . The Trump a...More..

Ex-Dallas cop Amber Guyger guilty in neighbor's death
by | Tuesday, October 01, 2019

Ex-Dallas cop Amber Guyger guilty in neighbor's death

Lucia. The verdict follows a case that has captured national attention and sparked outrage. A jury reached the verdict in Amber Guyger's high-profile trial for the killing of Botham Jean after six days ...More..

Taiwan bridge collapses, sending burning oil tanker truck falling onto boats below
by | Tuesday, October 01, 2019

Taiwan bridge collapses, sending burning oil tanker truck falling onto boats below

Fortunately, no deaths have been reported , although six crew members are feared trapped on one of the fishing boats. Video posted online by Taiwan legislator Wang Ting-yu showed the bridge falling into ...More..

Yemen's legitimate government attacked Saudi oil facilities as defensive measure: Iran
by | Tuesday, October 01, 2019

Yemen's legitimate government attacked Saudi oil facilities as defensive measure: Iran

The Trump administration and Riyadh say the attack did not come from Yemen; they blame Iran, which has denied the accusation. In the past, the Houthis have claimed to have occupied Saudi villages after cr...More..

by | Tuesday, October 01, 2019

Fugitive on run for 17 years found living in cave

His capture was announced Friday by Yongshan police. Last month, a 13-year-old in Canada used his GoPro camera to help police solve a 27-year-old cold case. The drone operator zoomed in on the tile and saw ...More..

One dead, 10 injured in a ‘violent incident’ at Finnish vocational college
by | Tuesday, October 01, 2019

One dead, 10 injured in a ‘violent incident’ at Finnish vocational college

They said he was armed with a bladed weapon and a firearm. Police opened fire on the attacker, who is believed to be among the injured. Police have confirmed a violent event at Kuopio Savo vocational school...More..

Trump pressed Australian leader to help Barr investigate Mueller inquiry's origins
by | Tuesday, October 01, 2019

Trump pressed Australian leader to help Barr investigate Mueller inquiry's origins

Media captionWhy has Australia's PM been invited for a state dinner at the White House? On Monday evening, a spokesman for Mr. Morrison said that "the Australian government has always been ready to assist ...More..

UK proposes customs centers on both sides of Irish border - RTE report
by | Tuesday, October 01, 2019

UK proposes customs centers on both sides of Irish border - RTE report

The idea for the customs posts are contained in the so-called "non-papers" submitted by United Kingdom officials during recent technical discussions. Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and Tánaiste Simon Coveney have rep...More..

North Korea says nuclear talks with US will resume on Oct. 5
by | Tuesday, October 01, 2019

North Korea says nuclear talks with US will resume on Oct. 5

Instead of Trump's belief that he can personally negotiate with Kim to surrender his nuclear weapons, Bolton said at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington that the USA should be consi...More..

315 billion-tonne iceberg breaks off Antarctica
by | Tuesday, October 01, 2019

315 billion-tonne iceberg breaks off Antarctica

It measures 1,582 square kilometres and contains 315 billion tonnes of ice. The iceberg has broken off from the ice shelf of Ameri. Helen Amanda Fricker, from the Scripps Institution of Oceanography in ...More..