Friday October 19-th, 2018

Off-Duty Officers Killed in Maryland Highway Crash Are Identified Off-Duty Officers Killed in Maryland Highway Crash Are Identified

The crash that killed Deputy Chief Fire Marshal Sander Cohen and FBI Supervisory Special Agent Carlos Wolff is still under investigation, but preliminary reports suggest alcohol was not a factor with either vehicle that hit them. The driver of the Ac...

Migrants: Amnesty, EU govts accomplices of Libya torture Migrants: Amnesty, EU govts accomplices of Libya torture

The Amnesty report amounts to "the presentation of an argument that will subsequently provide the material for us and I'm sure others to litigate", he said. It said for example that the Ras Jadir ignored security protocol when it approached a sinking...

Officials deny permit for violent rally anniversary event Officials deny permit for violent rally anniversary event

The city turned down five special-event permit applications in and around the park that is home to the statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee, city spokeswoman Miriam Dickler told The Daily Progress on Monday. "The *initial* permit decision is ...

Thousands protest in Lebanon's Beirut against Trump's Jerusalem move Thousands protest in Lebanon's Beirut against Trump's Jerusalem move

Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah Monday called on all groups who resist Israel's plans in the region to determine a unified strategy for a "major confrontation", after what he said were victories against takfiri groups. The rally was held unde...

Winter storm watch issued for Jefferson, Lewis counties Winter storm watch issued for Jefferson, Lewis counties

The latest forecast for greater Concord calls for 3- to 7- inches of snow, and likely rain late afternoon to evening. Central New York could get 6 inches of snow in this round; areas to the west and north could get more. Winter Storm Warnings are in...

Donald Trump Set To Visit The UK In Early 2018; Protests Expected Donald Trump Set To Visit The UK In Early 2018; Protests Expected

Johnson said he was hopeful about the prospects of a visit. Trump retaliated by attacking her on Twitter . The remarks by Woody Johnson to the BBC's Today program represent the first official confirmation that the president is expected to visi...

Explosion at major Austrian gas hub, one dead, 18 injured

One person was seriously injured and 20 others slightly hurt in the morning blast at the plant in Baumgarten an der March, east of Vienna, police said. Slovakia's main gas transit route to Austria was suspended after the fire, Slovak pipeline operato...

Low-key birthday for superstar Rajinikanth who turns 67 Low-key birthday for superstar Rajinikanth who turns 67

The actor was, however, not in town, according to his publicist. Enthusiastic Rajini fans celebrated their icon's birthday by conducting prayers, even as many of them thronged to Tamil Nadu with a hope of catching a glimpse of the actor, now bu...

Nepal elections: Left in lead, Oli prone to be new Prime Minister Nepal elections: Left in lead, Oli prone to be new Prime Minister

The Maoist Centre chief, however, earlier during election campaigns had projected Oli as the Left's candidate for the prime ministerial job. The Left alliance coming to power cannot be seen as good news for India given that it could bring former Ne...

Trump calls NY bombing another argument for curbing immigration Trump calls NY bombing another argument for curbing immigration

Trump also touted his travel ban, which does not apply to the country from which the suspect immigrated. Authorities in NY identified 27-year-old Akayed Ullah, an immigrant from Bangladesh who entered the U.S.in 2011, as the suspect who detonat...

Jisha Murder case: Kerala session court finds lone accused guilty Jisha Murder case: Kerala session court finds lone accused guilty

The Jisha's mother has demanded a death sentence for the culprit. The Court had on 6 December completed the hearing in the case and posted it for today for pronouncement of judgement. 10- A blood stained footwear found from a canal near the victim'...

5.9 magnitude quake rocks Iran 5.9 magnitude quake rocks Iran

There have been no reports of deaths or injuries from Monday's quake. The President of the Iran Hassan Rouhani has highlighted his government efforts in supporting, bringing aids and temporary housing to the victims for the last month quake.

Trump Should Resign Over Accusations of Sexual Misconduct - US Senator Trump Should Resign Over Accusations of Sexual Misconduct - US Senator

She also recently said that President Bill Clinton should have resigned in the wake of the Monica Lewinsky scandal - a stance that place considerable distance between her and the Clintons, who were among Gillibrand's patrons early in her political ca...

K-9 found dead after escaping kennel at deputy's home K-9 found dead after escaping kennel at deputy's home

When Davoli returned to the garage about 45 minutes later, he says Edo was gone and the cage was still closed. Davoli was confident that Edo could not open the kennel door by himself and felt someone must have opened the door. News outlets report t...

Healthcare open enrollment deadline approaching this week Healthcare open enrollment deadline approaching this week

Open Enrollment started on November 1, and as of December 8, 260,551 people had selected or paid for a 2018 plan. After this date, you can enroll or change plans only if you qualify for a Special Enrollment Period. He expects another sharp increase...

Johnson meets Rouhani to lobby for jailed aid worker Johnson meets Rouhani to lobby for jailed aid worker

BORIS JOHNSON declared his freedom flight to Iran had been "worthwhile" today as hopes for the release of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe rose. Johnson's comments confirmed charges by the Iranian judiciary that Zaghari-Ratcliffe was teaching people how...

UK Iran talks over dual citizen jailed in Tehran UK Iran talks over dual citizen jailed in Tehran

And so it has come to pass. The child has been living with her maternal grandparents in Iran for the last 20 months. "This weekend we had our first ripple of freedom". Papers in the Middle Eastern country also noted that official Iranian accoun...

US Army deserter who spent decades in N.Korea dies at 77 US Army deserter who spent decades in N.Korea dies at 77

After being released early, Jenkins began living with Soga in the city of Sado in Niigata Prefecture from December 2004 with their two daughters, Mika and Brinda. Jenkins hobbled off the plane with a walking stick, looking much older than his years. ...

Abbasi to present Pak stance on Jerusalem at OIC summit Abbasi to present Pak stance on Jerusalem at OIC summit

THE Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) is all set to meet in Istanbul on Wednesday in a bid to coordinating a response to the USA decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital - a move that has triggered a wave of anger in Asia, Middle...

Oil price jumps above $65 Oil price jumps above $65

The difference between the two benchmarks was the greatest since late October, as Brent rallied after the shutdown of the pipeline that carries the biggest of the five North Sea crude oil streams that underpin the benchmark. The jump in Brent p...

Charge dropped for 'It's OK To Be White' commentator Charge dropped for 'It's OK To Be White' commentator

Catherine Gregory is an associate director of career services and advising at Quinebaug Valley Community College. Video from the event shows Gregory approaching Wintrich's podium, taking a copy of his speech and then walking away. Charges of breac...

One of two defendants in Fargo 'womb raider' case pleads guilty One of two defendants in Fargo 'womb raider' case pleads guilty

She will be sentenced on Tuesday, January 16th. "From where I stand, she accepted responsibility today", said defense attorney Steven Mottinger, adding that Crews' guilty plea guilty plea "goes a long way in terms of us being able to argue for some...

Serial Killer, Who Murdered 7 People, Confesses to More Slayings Serial Killer, Who Murdered 7 People, Confesses to More Slayings

Leaves the state and leaves the country. Kohlhepp killed Coxie immediately and tried to keep McCraw-Coxie locked away, but he said he killed her after several days because she tried to burn the container after he gave her cigarettes. When he was 15...

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