Tuesday August 14-th, 2018

Six killed and one critically injured in multi-vehicle crash in Birmingham Six killed and one critically injured in multi-vehicle crash in Birmingham

He said: "I thought to myself, "which of my sons is hurt", I just knew something was seriously wrong". The taxi driver, 33, had five daughters and one son all aged under 15 and was described by his father as a "happy, loving and friendly guy".

Soldiers back to barracks as Operation Restore Legacy ends Soldiers back to barracks as Operation Restore Legacy ends

Addressing a press conference on behalf of the Defence and Security Services at Josiah Magama Tongogara Barracks this morning, Commander Zimbabwe National Army Lieutenant General Philip Valerio Sibanda said Operation Restore Legacy has achieved its o...

Australia: Man arrested on suspicion of attempting to sell missiles for Pyongyang Australia: Man arrested on suspicion of attempting to sell missiles for Pyongyang

The Australian Federal Police arrested Monday a man on suspicion of attempting to sell missile parts for Pyongyang. The Australian Federal Police (AFP) raided a Sydney home on Sunday after an investigation showed the man was "acting as an economi...

Two dead in luxury hotel fire on banks of Loch Lomond Two dead in luxury hotel fire on banks of Loch Lomond

Ambulance crews also confirmed that a fourth patient had been taken to the Royal Alexandra Hospital in Paisley, while a number of guests have been treated at the scene for the effects of smoke inhalation. In a statement on its website, Cameron House ...

Sen. Joe Manchin calls Democrats 'hypocritical' for treatment of Sen. Al Franken Sen. Joe Manchin calls Democrats 'hypocritical' for treatment of Sen. Al Franken

Mr. Franken agreed to step down in January, but some speculate he may refuse, despite the fact that Gov. Mark Dayton has already named Lt. Gov. Tina Smith as a successor. "I've moved on", Manchin said . "I think he should submit himself, which he ha...

Vigil held for slain National Basketball Association player Lorenzen Wright Vigil held for slain National Basketball Association player Lorenzen Wright

His decomposing body was found July 28, 2010. Officials declined to elaborate on the relationship between Wright and Turner, but Memphis Police Director Michael Rallings said investigators were, "confident that they knew each other". The Appeal...

N. Korea condemns Moon's trip to China N. Korea condemns Moon's trip to China

Moon also said China and Korea share concerns regarding Pyongyang's weapons. In a speech during the inspection tour, Moon said he asked during bilateral talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Thursday for Beijing's cooperation in the restoratio...

Warm-up puts damper on White Christmas prospect Warm-up puts damper on White Christmas prospect

Coral Spokesman John Hill said: "The betting suggests there will be a White Christmas somewhere in the United Kingdom this year, with the major Scottish cities the most likely to see snowfall on Christmas Day". But OK, FINE, we'll go with the Nationa...

South Africa's ANC Holds Congress to Elect New Leader South Africa's ANC Holds Congress to Elect New Leader

Ramaphosa grinned and hugged senior party officials on the podium, whereas Dlamini-Zuma stood and talked calmly with other officials. With scandal and graft accusations having tainted Zuma's presidency, the party is deeply divided and its image tarni...

Trump Transition Team Is Claiming Mueller Unlawfully Obtained Campaign E-mails Trump Transition Team Is Claiming Mueller Unlawfully Obtained Campaign E-mails

During a House Judiciary Committee hearing earlier in the week, Republicans suggested Mueller's investigation could be tainted and some lawmakers called for a second special counsel to investigate whether the Russian Federation investigation was bi...

Amtrak Train Derails, Crashes Onto Interstate In Washington Amtrak Train Derails, Crashes Onto Interstate In Washington

The tracks run parallel to Interstate 5 through Tacoma, Lakewood and Joint Base Lewis-McChord. A high-speed train has derailed from a bridge onto a busy highway. Emergency services are at the scene. There were around 250 people on board. Authorit...

Myanmar burned Rohingya villages after refugee deal, says rights group Myanmar burned Rohingya villages after refugee deal, says rights group

The human rights chief has claimed the conflict in Burma, which has led to hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims fleeing the country, could one day be classified as genocide. A cross-party group of MPs found violence amounting to "ethnic cleans...

'Hidden Gem': Princess Charlotte's London Nursery 'Hidden Gem': Princess Charlotte's London Nursery

On its website, Willcocks says pupils experience "a fun and structured morning with lots of free play where children embark on the first stages of learning to read, write and to understand simple numbers with the minimum of pressure". While the older...

US Airforce base Suffolk RAF Mildenhall in lockdown following 'significant incident' US Airforce base Suffolk RAF Mildenhall in lockdown following 'significant incident'

AN airforce base in Suffolk has been placed on lockdown, Sky News is reporting . Members of the public have been asked to avoid the area while police carry out further checks. Last year, an ISIS supporter was caged for life after planning a terror ...

Corker Pushes for Details on Pass-Through Provision in Tax Bill Corker Pushes for Details on Pass-Through Provision in Tax Bill

The report notes that along with Corker, numerous bill's supporters and architects, including House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and President Donald Trump himself own millions in real estate LLCs. Cornyn, who appeared on ABC's "This Week" was asked ...

East Tennessee State hires Randy Sanders as football coach

FootballScoop reported Saturday that former Tennessee offensive coordinator Randy Sanders is "expected to become the new head coach at ETSU". Sanders was born in Morristown, about an hour's drive from ETSU's campus. "Once I got around Dr. Noland and ...

UN Security Council to Reexamine Legality of US Recognition of Jerusalem

But here's the thing: Israel controls all of the city. Senior Trump administration officials outlined their view Friday that Jerusalem's Western Wall will remain part of Israel, another declaration that inflamed passions among the Palestinians....

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Set a Date: May 19 Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Set a Date: May 19

While most British royal weddings are on weekdays, this one is a Saturday, and the same day as the soccer showdown at London's Wembley Stadium. Markle, 36, has shown off a three-stone yellow-gold engagement ring, designed by Harry, 33, himsel...

Austrian far-Right sworn in to government amid protests Austrian far-Right sworn in to government amid protests

OVP leader Sebastian Kurz, who is just 31, was made chancellor after his party won a parliamentary election two months ago, having campaigned with a hard line on immigration in a country that was swept up in Europe's refugee crisis in 2015.

Body of JeM militant found Body of JeM militant found

Acting on a tip-off, the body was recovered from the Tral area of the district, a police official said. The identity of the slain terrorist was being ascertained, the official said. Police spokesperson said that further investigations has been laun...

Tens of thousands protest in Indonesia against US Jerusalem move Tens of thousands protest in Indonesia against US Jerusalem move

The demonstrators, most of whom were dressed in white, were demanding that the United States change its decision. The Palestinian leadership may turn to the U.N. Mr Trump also plans to move the USA embassy to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv. A veto from ...

WEATHER WARNING: Foggy conditions this morning across Co Leitrim WEATHER WARNING: Foggy conditions this morning across Co Leitrim

It's expected to become cloudy and boring later with temperatures ranging between 5 and 7 degrees. Met Office weather forecasters have predicted that Lincolnshire will be affected by heavy fog throughout Monday night and Tuesday morning. Met Eirean...

I'm the ditz the Tories should be listening to — Georgia Toffolo I'm the ditz the Tories should be listening to — Georgia Toffolo

Get Me Out of Here!, greets me with a professional handshake. 2015 we've put together some of our all-time favourite moments from the ITV jungle show. A lot would have turned down such a low fee but they obviously took it knowing her character - it's...

AC Milan hero Kaka announces his retirement AC Milan hero Kaka announces his retirement

Former Brazilian World Cup victor, Kaka on Sunday announced his retirement as a player from football. "I will like to participate in the club in another way, as a manager, a sporting director, as someone who is between the pitch and the club", he s...

Chinese Military Planes Violate S. Korean Air Defense Zone Chinese Military Planes Violate S. Korean Air Defense Zone

Five Chinese military planes on Monday entered the Korean Air Defense Identification Zone, prompting South Korea's fighter jets to make an emergency sortie, Seoul's military said. Japan had no immediate comment on Monday's drill. China suspects Tai...

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