Wednesday May 22-nd, 2019

United States warns airlines flying in Persian Gulf United States warns airlines flying in Persian Gulf

Tehran has described those steps as "psychological warfare" and a "political game". The Washington Post, citing several unnamed USA officials, reported late Wednesday that Trump was frustrated that his advisers may be rushing into war and that he pre...

2 dead after 2nd small plane crash in Alaska within a week 2 dead after 2nd small plane crash in Alaska within a week

The circumstances of the crash are not being released at this time, the borough said, and the names of the deceased will not be released until next of kin have been notified. Authorities say a pilot and a single passenger have died after a small plan...

DHS warns of data threat from Chinese-made drones DHS warns of data threat from Chinese-made drones

The DHS says much of the data collected by these drones ends up on servers in mainland China where the Chinese government can access it. Last week, US President Donald Trump issued an executive order that bans US firms from using telecommunications...

At least 21 tornadoes swept through central Oklahoma, Texas, Missouri and Arkansas At least 21 tornadoes swept through central Oklahoma, Texas, Missouri and Arkansas

The National Weather Service is predicting severe flooding and possible tornadoes across the Sooner State, which could be disastrous for pets left outdoors. In El Reno, west of Oklahoma City , several people, including children, were rescued from...

New abortion laws prompt thousands of Americans to protest across the country New abortion laws prompt thousands of Americans to protest across the country

Wade ruling that legalized abortion nationwide and recognized a right under the U.S. Constitution for women to terminate pregnancies. Alabama passed an outright ban last week, including for pregnancies resulting from rape or incest , unless the w...

U.S. says Iran threats are 'on hold' after deploying bombers U.S. says Iran threats are 'on hold' after deploying bombers

While Iran has repeatedly denied allegations that they are responsible for recent tensions and said that they prefer diplomacy to threats, Shanahan on Tuesday was certain that Tehran's unsafe behavior had only been curbed by the US's proactive meas...

Russian Bombers, Fighters Intercepted Near Alaska By F-22s: US Military Russian Bombers, Fighters Intercepted Near Alaska By F-22s: US Military

While the aircraft remained in global airspace, they flew into North America's Air Defense Identification Zone, or the airspace surrounding the United States and Canada. O'Shaughnessy, commander of NORAD, in a statement on Monday's incident. "We are ...

Americans, 1 Canadian killed in plane crash off Honduras coast Americans, 1 Canadian killed in plane crash off Honduras coast

The Piper Cherokee Six plummeted into the Caribbean Sea shortly after takeoff from the popular tourist destination en route to the port of Trujillo. Officials and news outlets had earlier given conflicting accounts of the victims' nationalities, as...

Northern Alberta Town Evacuates as Wildfire Burns Near Border Northern Alberta Town Evacuates as Wildfire Burns Near Border

Chuckegg Creek wildfire is burning out of control in the High Level Forest Area, to the southwest and west of the town of High Level. "The winds are pushing the smoke away from the Town of High Level", said Mayor Crystal McAteer. There are crews sp...

Dozens killed in riot at Tajikistan prison holding Isis militants Dozens killed in riot at Tajikistan prison holding Isis militants

Militants armed themselves with knives and killed three guards and five fellow prisoners. They then took other prisoners hostage before opening fire on the jail's medical facilities. Hundreds of people from the country are believed to have joined t...

While appearing on Fox News, Pete Buttigieg criticizes the network's primetime hosts While appearing on Fox News, Pete Buttigieg criticizes the network's primetime hosts

Elizabeth Warren's full-throated rebuke of the network, Mayor Pete said: "I get where that's coming from especially when you see what goes on with some opinion hosts on this network". "Fox is moving more and more to the losing (wrong) side in cov...

Father holds baby cut from pregnant teen's womb Father holds baby cut from pregnant teen's womb

Nineteen-year-old Marlen Ochoa-Lopez was nine months pregnant when she was killed and her unborn baby, a little boy, was cut from her belly. A memorial of flowers, balloons, a cross, and a photo of victim Marlen Ochoa-Lopez, are displayed on the la...

Border Patrol agent sent alarming texts calling migrants 'disgusting subhuman sh Border Patrol agent sent alarming texts calling migrants 'disgusting subhuman sh

Bowen's mind-set". "This morning, unfortunately, Carlos was found unresponsive within one of our short-term holding rooms", the official said, speaking on the condition of anonymity. The agent employed "deadly force against a person who was runni...

Subtropical storm Andrea expected to weaken in coming days Subtropical storm Andrea expected to weaken in coming days

Eastern Seaboard and will lose its tropical characteristics - and its status as a tropical system - at that time. A U.S. Air Force reconnaissance plane is slated to investigate the disturbance on May 20. The early season hot weather is certainly a ...

Donald Trump: Iran attack would be 'met with great force' Donald Trump: Iran attack would be 'met with great force'

Mr. Trump campaigned on pulling the US from the 2015 nuclear accord, which saw Iran agree to limit its enrichment of uranium in exchange for the lifting of economic sanctions . No injuries were reported. Gen. Yahya Rasoul told The Associated P...

With one more to go With one more to go

Sherpa, a resident of Thame village in Solukhumbu district, shared his record of 21 summits with Nepali climbers Apa Sherpa and Phurba Tashi Sherpa, both of whom have already announced retirement. Only a few windows of good weather each May allow cli...

Trump attacks Fox News in latest sign of strain Trump attacks Fox News in latest sign of strain

The presidential hopeful didn't shy away from the problems Democrats have with Fox News. President Donald Trump criticised Fox News again yesterday in the latest hint that he is souring on what has been his favorite and most faithful news outlet....

Automaker cutting thousands of white-collar jobs Automaker cutting thousands of white-collar jobs

Fellow Detroit-area automaker General Motors went through similar , but deeper, white-collar job cuts a year ago when it eliminated 8,000 non-union positions and 15% of its salaried and contract workforce, compared to Ford's 10%. This is the sec...

Blast hits Egypt tourist bus, 17 injured Blast hits Egypt tourist bus, 17 injured

According to conflicting reports, there are from 12 to 17 injured people, while authorities have yet to comment on the roadside bomb attack. In December, a roadside bomb killed three Vietnamese tourists and a local tour guide and injured ten others...

Worries of longer, costlier U.S.-China trade war hits markets Worries of longer, costlier U.S.-China trade war hits markets

Trump took the step after China sought major changes to a deal that USA officials said had been largely agreed. Investors added up the costs of higher tariffs on Chinese and U.S. The reason the last round of China-US talks did not reach an agreem...

Boeing admit defects in 737 Max simulator software Boeing admit defects in 737 Max simulator software

Boeing acknowledged that the flight simulators were incapable of reproducing the kind of flight conditions that occurred at the time of the Ethiopian Airlines crash in March or the Lion Air crash in October. An aerial photo shows Boeing 737 MAX air...

Man urinated on memorial to boy who died of cancer Man urinated on memorial to boy who died of cancer

On Facebook, they posted photos as they scrubbed off the plaque next to a playground in Mays Landing, New Jersey , a town about 50 miles southeast of Philadelphia. Clopp said on Facebook he and Atlantic County Freeholder Amy Gatto have planned a "...

Saudi Arabia says it intercepted Houthi missiles in Makkah province Saudi Arabia says it intercepted Houthi missiles in Makkah province

The heightened tension in the Middle East and the U.S. -Iran standoff have been supporting oil prices in recent days, outweighing bearish factors such as concerns over an escalating U.S-China trade war or slowing global economic growth. Saudi authori...

Exit Polls were to benefit gambling market Exit Polls were to benefit gambling market

These companies have also claimed on Youtube that the results of the exit polls might change altogether since it could be a strategy to save gambling market from loss so that the loss occurred to the investors could be compensated. The India Today-Ax...

Indonesia's Joko Widodo wins second term as president Indonesia's Joko Widodo wins second term as president

Over the past month, police have arrested 29 suspects linked to Jemaah Ansharut Daulah (JAD) - the largest Islamic State-linked group in the country, and at least five homemade bombs have been confiscated in various locations across Java and North Su...

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