Saturday October 19-th, 2019

El Paso Walmart Shooting Suspect Admitted to Targeting Mexicans El Paso Walmart Shooting Suspect Admitted to Targeting Mexicans

Any potential warning signs involving the suspect in the El Paso shooting - who authorities believe posted a manifesto on 8chan espousing racist and anti-immigrant views before opening fire on mostly Hispanic victims - were not so obvious, as he ap...

Missing Nora Quoirin's family in emotional Malaysia appeal Missing Nora Quoirin's family in emotional Malaysia appeal

It came as gardaí last night sent a liaison officer to Kuala Lumpur to assist the Department of Foreign Affairs and to liaise with Malaysian police and United Kingdom and French authorities to assist in the search for Nora. Police have questioned a n...

The ESA Opposes Trump’s Crackdown on Violent Video Games The ESA Opposes Trump’s Crackdown on Violent Video Games

Blaming video games distracts from the broader issues at hand. "Being told on a regular basis that this group of people over here is the enemy, has a significantly greater impact on someone perceiving that person as the enemy than ever seeing it ...

Years Later, A Vietnam MIA/KIA Returns Home Years Later, A Vietnam MIA/KIA Returns Home

Workers on the tarmac at Dallas Love Field Airport pause in tribute as the remains of Vietnam veteran Roy Knight Jr . return home decades after his death. "You have to maintain that hope no matter what you hear no matter what anybody says", Kn...

Escaped prisoner spotted in change of clothes in Henning, Tennessee Escaped prisoner spotted in change of clothes in Henning, Tennessee

Watson had changed his clothing and was believed to be wearing camouflage bib overalls and a hat, the Department of Corrections said Sunday. The inmate, described as extremely unsafe, is accused of strangling 64-year-old Debra Johnson, a longtime c...

After protests, Russia tells Google not to advertise 'illegal' events After protests, Russia tells Google not to advertise 'illegal' events

OVD-Info said 79 people were also detained in St. Petersburg, 13 in Rostov-on-Don, two in Bryansk, and two more in Syktyvkar as "solidarity" rallies attracted smaller crowds there and in other cities. Russia's internet watchdog, Roskomnadzor, has wa...

Health Canada announces changes aimed at dropping prices of patented drugs Health Canada announces changes aimed at dropping prices of patented drugs

The changes include allowing a review board to consider whether the price of a drug reflects the value it has for patients and to compare Canadian prices to similar countries. According to Health Canada , the first step is changing the "basket" o...

Five children killed in US daycare centre fire Five children killed in US daycare centre fire

Sunday at a home in Erie, Pennsylvania , located about 130 miles north of Pittsburgh, police said . He said seven people had to be rescued from the house in Erie. Erie Firefighters wrote in a post on Facebook on Sunday afternoon: " Erie News Now ...

Libya's warring sides agree to UN-backed temporary Eid truce Libya's warring sides agree to UN-backed temporary Eid truce

Stéphane Dujarric, a spokesman for UN Secretary-General António Guterres, said in a statement: "The Secretary-General extends his deepest condolences to the bereaved families and wishes a swift recovery to all the injured". The European Union called ...

Russian nuclear workers die in blast Russian nuclear workers die in blast

An increase in background radiation was registered on the test site, but the measurements are said to have soon returned to normal. Russian Federation has bestowed posthumous awards on five nuclear experts and "national heroes" who died in a myst...

United Kingdom police close Worthing seafront after hazardous material report United Kingdom police close Worthing seafront after hazardous material report

Sussex Police later said all the cordons had been lifted and the seafront was open as usual. 'They've cleared the seafront and we've got the windows closed and are locked in, ' she added. "The investigation is ongoing and we will release more i...

Trump flashed thumbs up while meeting with El Paso orphan Trump flashed thumbs up while meeting with El Paso orphan

The child's parents, Andre and Jordan Anchondo, died Saturday after a lone gunman opened fire and caught them both, killing them on the spot. The controversial photo was posted with a number of other images depicting the President and First Lady ...

Russian nuclear agency says five killed in accident at test site Russian nuclear agency says five killed in accident at test site

Residents of two northern Russian cities are stocking up on iodine that is used to reduce the effects of radiation exposure after a mysterious accident on a nearby military testing site, regional media reported . The officials said this did not pres...

Trump slams Hollywood, alluding to upcoming satire movie 'The Hunt' Trump slams Hollywood, alluding to upcoming satire movie 'The Hunt'

Since the trailer for " The Hunt " dropped July 30, people have criticized the film for depicting a storyline in which "elites" gather up unsuspecting Americans to hunt for sport. Betty Gilpin stars in " The Hunt ", which is slated to hit theaters...

Amy Klobuchar: Donald Trump is afraid of the NRA Amy Klobuchar: Donald Trump is afraid of the NRA

After the shootings in El Paso and Dayton , Mr. Trump has expressed interest in doing something on gun-purchase background checks, though NRA CEO Wayne LaPierre spoke with the president this week and warned him that wouldn't be popular with the ...

U.S. military says service member killed in Iraq U.S. military says service member killed in Iraq

This was said by the USA-led global coalition fighting with Islamic State, as Reuters reports. The unnamed service man died while in the Ninewah province, according to a statement released by the Combined Joint Task Force as part of Operation Inh...

Who were the rich and powerful people in Jeffrey Epstein's circle? Who were the rich and powerful people in Jeffrey Epstein's circle?

She told the New Yorker magazine, "Ghislaine would say, 'We want you to please these men in whatever way they want, I don't care how gross or kinky it is". In turn, Ms Giuffre sued her for defamation in the U.S., the case was settled and most of th...

More protests underway in Hong Kong with no end in sight More protests underway in Hong Kong with no end in sight

Protesters discuss tactics during a standoff with police. Anti-government protests have been carrying out co-ordinated demonstrations in different locations around Hong Kong on Sunday, one of which took place at the city's worldwide airport for the...

Boris Johnson needs to form an electoral pact with the Brexit Party Boris Johnson needs to form an electoral pact with the Brexit Party

It could also ensure dependents of successful applicants could access the United Kingdom labour market and remove the requirement of having a job offer before arriving. Michael Gove, Britain's minister in charge of planning a possible no-deal Brexit,...

Israeli police, Palestinian worshippers clash at flashpoint holy site in East Jerusalem Israeli police, Palestinian worshippers clash at flashpoint holy site in East Jerusalem

A Palestinian ambulance service said that at least 14 Palestinians were taken to hospitals for treatment, Reuters reported. Police said they started to disperse the crowds after Muslim visitors shouted nationalist slogans and began rioting.

Iran: 'Disastrous consequences' if Israel intervenes in Gulf Iran: 'Disastrous consequences' if Israel intervenes in Gulf

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif warned on Friday that any non-Iranian military forces in the Persian Gulf will be seen as a " source of insecurity". The site also quoted the Israeli foreign minister as saying that "its interests require...

Eid Al-Adha: Date, Importance, History And Significance Of Bakrid Eid Al-Adha: Date, Importance, History And Significance Of Bakrid

According to Wael Hamadeh, an imam at the Islamic Community Centre of Ontario, thousands of years ago God or "Allah" commanded Prophet Ibrahim to sacrifice his son, Prophet Ismail. In the sermon, Dr Al Shammari highlighted the importance of the day o...

Sea to Sky Gondola in Squamish closed after gondola collapse Sea to Sky Gondola in Squamish closed after gondola collapse

Police said no one was injured and asked for information from nearby hikers and campers who may have witnessed the incident. A post on the Sea to Sky Gondola website said it would be closed for "the foreseeable future" and directed inquiries to the...

Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi recuse themselves from Congress Working Committee meet Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi recuse themselves from Congress Working Committee meet

A number of leaders, including state chiefs and MPs, had during the first CWC meeting held on Saturday morning, requested Rahul Gandhi to continue on the post despite his refusal to reconsider his resignation. Gandhi said he was called for this discu...

El Paso crowd decries racism week after mass shooting El Paso crowd decries racism week after mass shooting

Crusius has been charged with capital murder and could face the death penalty. A racist, anti-immigrant screed believed to be written by Crusius and uploaded to the web forum 8chan expressed concerns about the growing Hispanic population of Texas .

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