Chicago police investigate officers' cuffing of 10-year-old boy

Fourth-grader Michael Thomas Jr . was outside his grandmother's house when Chicago police officers handcuffed him and started questioning him about a gun. "I raised up my grandbaby's shirt". He don't have anything on him. "Take those handcuffs off... More..

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China's Xi touts Putin ties as United States tensions bring them closer
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

China's Xi touts Putin ties as United States tensions bring them closer

Mr. Xi "is approachable and sincere", Mr. Putin told CGTN . China and Russian Federation lead the regional security group, which include former Soviet states, and new members such as India and Pakistan. Xi a...More..

Malcolm Jenkins refers to Patriots players in dramatic meeting with media
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Malcolm Jenkins refers to Patriots players in dramatic meeting with media

She was wearing a belted trench coat and her customary high heels. Giuliani, who caused a media eruption this week by claiming that President Trump "probably" has the legal power to pardon himself but t...More..

Boris Johnson 'warns of Brexit meltdown'
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Boris Johnson 'warns of Brexit meltdown'

Buzzfeed said Johnson was keynote speaker at Conservative Way Forward's summer reception in London , and a select group of 20 people had gone afterwards into a private room for dinner where the foreign secre...More..

Jeremy Corbyn rejects pleas to stay in the European Union single market
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Jeremy Corbyn rejects pleas to stay in the European Union single market

Mr Corbyn will also surely have something up his sleeve for future weeks if the rail chaos continues. But Sir Keir said the EEA amendment to the EU (Withdrawal) Bill that will go before MPs on Monday was to...More..

Witness saw gator drag woman into Florida lake, police say
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Witness saw gator drag woman into Florida lake, police say

Raw video: Police in Davie, Florida search for woman who was allegedly taken by gator into lake while walking her dog. "One of her dogs got bit by the gator", Engle said, adding that divers are now searchin...More..

Justice Department Seized New York Times Reporter's Phone, Email Records
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Justice Department Seized New York Times Reporter's Phone, Email Records

He also made false statements about providing two reporters with non-public information related to the matters occurring before the SSCI, the release said . Last year, he said the department was pursuing abo...More..

Colin Kaepernick's lawyers to seek testimony from Donald Trump
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Colin Kaepernick's lawyers to seek testimony from Donald Trump

In his testimony, Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said Trump spoke with him about the anthem. According to Talking Points Memo , Trump "pressured the National Football League to punish players who knelt...More..

Report on FBI’s Clinton email probe coming next week: Inspector General
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Report on FBI’s Clinton email probe coming next week: Inspector General

The IG report is expected to excoriate then-Attorney General Loretta Lynch, then-FBI Director James Comey and other officials over their handling of the inquiry into the private email server that Clinton used...More..

Trump to Sen. Bob Corker: Abandon legislation challenging tariffs; Corker refuses
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Trump to Sen. Bob Corker: Abandon legislation challenging tariffs; Corker refuses

Topping the agenda is passage of the annual defence bill, which includes pay raises for the troops. White House revises spending "claw back" proposal McConnell open to amendment pushing back on Trump tariffs ...More..

Bermuda’s Supreme Court rules law repealing same-sex marriage is unconstitutional
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Bermuda’s Supreme Court rules law repealing same-sex marriage is unconstitutional

According to the Government of Bermuda official website, this bill was passed February 7, and officially put into effect June 1. The Bermudian Supreme Court struck down the law on Wednesday (May 6 ), findi...More..

Burundi president says he will not seek new term
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Burundi president says he will not seek new term

More than 1,200 people were killed and hundreds of thousands fled the East African nation, and previous year International Criminal Court judges authorized an investigation into allegations of state-sponsored c...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Trump wants Russian Federation to rejoin G-7

He said: "I have been Russia's worst nightmare". The EU trade surplus with the U.S.is $151 Billion, and Canada keeps our farmers and others out. Why are we having a meeting without them? Later Thursday, Tr...More..

Lava from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano creates new coastline
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Lava from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano creates new coastline

Approximately 600 homes have been destroyed by lava flows on Hawaii's Big Island since the current eruption of Kilaeua Volcano began early last month, Hawaii County Mayor Harry Kim said on Thursday. There are n...More..

Court sentences man to death for killing girlfriend’s eight-year-old son
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Court sentences man to death for killing girlfriend’s eight-year-old son

The two were convicted of the 2013 fatal beating of Fernandez's son, Gabriel. Gabriel was routinely beaten, shot with a BB gun, fed cat feces and forced to sleep while gagged and bound inside a small cabinet,...More..

Ontario votes, as populist Doug Ford leads in opinion polls
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Ontario votes, as populist Doug Ford leads in opinion polls

Paul's, University-Rosedale, Spadina-Fort York, Parkdale-High Park, Toronto-Danforth, Davenport and Beaches-East York all went to the NDP. The premier-designate has voiced support for Donald Trump, though he ...More..

Turkey blasts Austria's 'racist' move to close mosques
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Turkey blasts Austria's 'racist' move to close mosques

Interior Minister Herbert Kickl said the residence permits of about 40 imams are under review. "Political Islam's parallel societies and radicalizing tendencies have no place in our country", said Chancell...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Donald Trump says he may pardon late boxing legend Muhammad Ali

Ali refused to enter the military during the Vietnam War, declaring himself a conscientious objector. Trump said he was considering a number of other pardons too and said that the pardoning power was "a hands...More..

Boris Johnson Praises Trump's 'Method in His Madness'
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Boris Johnson Praises Trump's 'Method in His Madness'

There'd be all sorts of breakdowns, all sorts of chaos. Everyone would think he'd gone mad. "You've got to face the fact there may now be a meltdown . at the brink of a trade war with Europe and left the uni...More..

Harrowing drone video shows damage from Fuego volcano eruption in Guatemala
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Harrowing drone video shows damage from Fuego volcano eruption in Guatemala

Firefighters said the chance of finding anyone alive amid the still-steaming terrain was practically non-existent 72 hours after the volcanic explosion on Sunday. Before he and his family were ultimately rescue...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

China's Willing to Boost Imports If U.S. Meets Half-Way on Trade

China reported a trade surplus of $24.92 billion last month, according to customs data released Friday, narrower than April's $28.78 billion and the $32.6 billion forecast in a poll of economists. Concerns abo...More..

Austria to expel 60 Turkish-funded imams and shut seven mosques
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Austria to expel 60 Turkish-funded imams and shut seven mosques

The Austrian government says 60 of the 260 imams in the country are being investigated, 40 of whom belong to ATIB, a Muslim group close to the Turkish government. The Freedom Party's leader said Friday's measur...More..

Israeli army kills Palestinian youth in occupied West Bank
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Israeli army kills Palestinian youth in occupied West Bank

The accusation against former IDF soldier, American-born 24-year-old Rebecca, spread quickly after "Freedom for Gaza" Facebook page shared an old picture of her claiming she had "executed a 21-year-old Palest...More..

Somerville school uses lullaby to teach kids about lockdown drills
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Somerville school uses lullaby to teach kids about lockdown drills

Wait until it's safe inside ... 'Lockdown, lockdown it's all done . Now it's time to have some fun . The post has drawn a considerable amount of attention from those saddened by the apparent necessity ...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

UK Foreign Minister Cautions About Brexit 'Meltdown'

Johnson was speaking on Wednesday at a closed-door gathering at the Institute of Directors in London, an audio recording of which was obtained by BuzzFeed News and published Thursday. "It's a very, very good ...More..

Can you spot the alligator stealthily lurking in this unknowing family's garden?
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Can you spot the alligator stealthily lurking in this unknowing family's garden?

OMG! It ran down my slip and slide". Located close to a chair, once you see the alligator, you'll feel daft you missed it the first time around. You read the post's caption, and Nicole Mojica tells her frie...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Doug Ford's Ontario PCs To Form Majority Government

They did when TV results showed Wynne on track to win her Don Valley West riding. "This was not the result I was expecting at all", said Zelma Pixley, a long-time Liberal supporter who expected Mr. By 2017, t...More..

New Spanish government is dominated by women
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

New Spanish government is dominated by women

Women represented 64.7 per cent of the new cabinet, above the 62.5 per cent that the Finnish government scored in 2015, according to the statistics of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development....More..

June 2018 - BNM governor resigning? - News - FACTIVA - SHOWCASE
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

June 2018 - BNM governor resigning? - News - FACTIVA - SHOWCASE

These include a statement by Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad that his government intends to re-look the proposed link between the Singapore and Malaysia bourses. The prime minister said the government...More..

North Korea razes missile test site, monitoring group 38 North says
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

North Korea razes missile test site, monitoring group 38 North says

The images, shot on May 19 , show that numerous structures - including impact pads and a support structure that can hold up a missile at Iha-ri, in the northwest of the country, have been razed. The stand, cal...More..

Crocodile eats dog that tormented it for years — GRAPHIC
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Crocodile eats dog that tormented it for years — GRAPHIC

Pippa the 10-year-old terrier was known to make a game of chasing the two crocodiles inhabiting the Adelaide River, which runs along the Goat Island Lodge, south of Darwin, since she was a pup. "Hope this bloke...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Donald Trump commutes life sentence of Alice Johnson after Kim Kardashian's plea

When asked what it was like to see her family for the first time since she was freed, Johnson rejoiced that she wasn't wearing handcuffs. She told reporters that Kardashian was the one who first called her wi...More..

MI voters to decide in November on legalizing recreational marijuana
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

MI voters to decide in November on legalizing recreational marijuana

Respondents said they're willing to pay a bit more-an average of $8.98 per gram-for legal weed. And Collins is encouraging a no vote in November. Josh Hovey represents the coalition to Regulate Marijuana L...More..

There ‘May Be a Big Red Wave’
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

There ‘May Be a Big Red Wave’

Here's something rarely heard after a California election: Republicans had a pretty good night. In the fall of 1982, Republicans were already the minority in the House but Democrats gained 26 more seats t...More..

German-Jewish Girl, 14, Found Raped, Murdered
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

German-Jewish Girl, 14, Found Raped, Murdered

German police have issued an global arrest warrant for an Iraqi asylum-seeker suspected of the rape and murder of a 14-year-old girl in western Germany , the prosecutor's office said Thursday. Rabbi Aharon Ran...More..