Sunday June 24-th, 2018

Heavy winds push plane into building next to Malta airport Heavy winds push plane into building next to Malta airport

A private jet said to be owned by the billionaire Tory grandee Lord Ashcroft crashed into an office block in Malta after reportedly being blown off a runway by strong winds. The plane belongs to British politician and businessman Lord Michael Ash...

Apple, Amazon in talks to set up in Saudi Arabia Apple, Amazon in talks to set up in Saudi Arabia

Amazon's talks are led by Amazon Web Services (AWS) its cloud computing segment, which would bring stiff competition to a market that now is dominated by Mobily and STC two local, smaller providers. Amazon acquired Dubai-based online retailer Souq.co...

Football legend George Weah wins Liberian presidential election Football legend George Weah wins Liberian presidential election

But the incumbent Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, a Nobel Prize victor and the country's first elected female president, has overseen years of peace and stability since she took office in January 2006. State radio correspondents reported unofficial results ov...

Suspect Gets out of SUV in Virginia, Shoots at Officers Suspect Gets out of SUV in Virginia, Shoots at Officers

A man suspected of shooting at law enforcement in Northern Virginia is being flown to a nearby hospital after flipping and crashing his auto on I-95, Virginia State Police said Thursday. Then, deputies put out a call for the gunman, who was driving i...

Mourinho explains Ibra sub in Burnley draw Mourinho explains Ibra sub in Burnley draw

The hosts recovered from their early jitters and began to pin Burnley back, with Luke Shaw - handed a start at left-back in a league game for only the second time this season - stinging Nick Pope's hands with a strike before Paul Pogba's header was...

Health Care Funding Legislation to Dominate Congress in January Health Care Funding Legislation to Dominate Congress in January

The CHIP program, which provides dental care as well as medical care, was extended through March by Congress last Thursday with the authorization of an additional $2.85 billion spending to support it nationally. He said he doesn't know what he'd do i...

NY and CT sue EPA over out-of-state pollution control NY and CT sue EPA over out-of-state pollution control

Congress created the Ozone Transport Region to help states address pervasive smog problems in the northeastern United States. NY and seven other states sued the federal Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday to fight against polluted air waft...

Saad Rafique's statement was an irresponsible one: DG ISPR

The latest incident took place days after India's army claimed three Indian soldiers were killed and one injured in Pakistani firing along the highly militarized de facto border between the nuclear-armed rivals. DG ISPR commented on RAW spy Kulbhusha...

Cuomo: NY to join national wireless broadband network for first responders Cuomo: NY to join national wireless broadband network for first responders

There could be revenue upside for cell tower operators such as American Tower ( AMT ), Crown Castle ( CCI ) and SBA Communications ( SBAC ) from the FirstNet build-out, analysts say. There was damage to critical communications infrastruct...

Trump Touts Accomplishments While In West Palm Beach Trump Touts Accomplishments While In West Palm Beach

President Donald Trump , who is now spending a 10-day Christmas vacation at the Florida luxury resort he owns, has visited one of his company's properties on almost one-third of the days he has been in office, according to a Wall Street Journal revie...

Bitter cold temperatures once again Bitter cold temperatures once again

A p.m. snow shower possible in the Poconos. Wind chills will spend most of the daytime hours Sunday between -5 and -10. For several days we've been eyeing a storm potential for Friday night into Saturday . Some spots in the Poconos may still s...

Arizona man charged in Christmas Day murders of estranged wife, kids Arizona man charged in Christmas Day murders of estranged wife, kids

A vegan chef and motivational speaker is accused on shooting his estranged wife and their two children on Christmas day following an afternoon of violence that culminated in a shootout with police. Experts said while emotions can lead to question...

Boy, 8, rescued from frozen Utah pond is awake, doing well Boy, 8, rescued from frozen Utah pond is awake, doing well

The boy's father said Jason is doing very well and called the encounter "a Christmas Miracle". "Jason is reported as being awake and coherent, responding to questions from family and hospital staff". Another boy who was watching this happen went ...

Russian Federation warns USA against meddling in upcoming election

Intelligence Community has stated that Russians were attempting to interfere in the 2016 presidential elections and used cyber tools to influence public opinion. Alexei Navalny speaks at a radio station in Russian Federation on December 27, 2017....

Woman accused of damaging $300K worth of art on first date Woman accused of damaging $300K worth of art on first date

Prosecutors said in court Wednesday that Lindy Lou Layman , a 29-year-old Dallas court reporter, was on the date with attorney Anthony Buzbee on December 23 when she allegedly went on her destructive spree, according to KHOU . She's also accu...

Calendar Weather: Met Office issue Amber weather warning for snow Calendar Weather: Met Office issue Amber weather warning for snow

The Met Office confirmed the snowfall in Spadeadam, Cumbria, at about 10pm last night. "There are some suggestions that across parts of Scotland that rain has turned into snow". But now it can be in other parts of the country but the snow still ha...

Hokies looking for next man up with Phillips out for bowl game Hokies looking for next man up with Phillips out for bowl game

Of course, those arrangements are on hold for now. Each team is brilliant on opposite sides of the ball, so it will come down to the Hokies' secondary and Oklahoma State's receivers. Phillips' loss will be especially big as they lose their abilit...

Civil rights activist Erica Garner declared brain-dead after coma Civil rights activist Erica Garner declared brain-dead after coma

Her family were being called to the hospital to say their final goodbyes. Doctors have listed the daughter of police chokehold victim Eric Garner as brain dead with no chance of recovery - five days after the mother of two suffered a massive hear...

Madison hair stylist arrested for allegedly snipping customer's ear Madison hair stylist arrested for allegedly snipping customer's ear

It started when the 22-year-old customer said the barber, Khaled Shabani, twisted his ear and accused him of fidgeting. He said that Shabani left his customer "looking a bit like Larry from 'The Three Stooges'". While there's no law against giving a ...

Two children among 4 bodies found in upstate NY basement

They were later identified as Jin Feng Chen, 39, his wife, Hai Yan Li, 38, and their two sons, Anthony, 10 and Eddy, 7. "There are indications at the crime scene that this was not a random act", Tedesco said , according to the Albany Times-Union...

US State Dept to resume full visa services in Turkey US State Dept to resume full visa services in Turkey

The state department said it was "confident that the security posture has improved sufficiently". Turkish lira gained value against the U.S. dollar on Thursday shortly after the U.S. The announcement signals an improvement in Turkish-American ties,...

Ranji experience will prove our mettle, says captain Prithvi Shaw Ranji experience will prove our mettle, says captain Prithvi Shaw

The hard work that we have put in for the last couple years will help us well. In fact, the skipper is aware about teenage prodigy Prithvi's exploits in first-class cricket where he has already scored five hundreds. 24-year-old Pandya has so far pl...

Edwardsville Township collecting Christmas trees Edwardsville Township collecting Christmas trees

Local landfill volume was spared the equivalent of ten school buses (2,091 cubic yards). Last year, the county recycled more than 5,000 trees. When your natural Christmas tree has fulfilled its holiday destiny, give it a new objective as mulch ...

CSBC Bihar Police Result 2017: Important Points For Candidates CSBC Bihar Police Result 2017: Important Points For Candidates

The result shall be available in pdf format. Out of these many candidates, approximately, 50,000 candidates would be shortlisted for the next round. The written exam will be qualifying in nature and candidates would then have to appear in physical fi...

Unicef says scale of attacks on children in conflicts is shocking Unicef says scale of attacks on children in conflicts is shocking

Youngsters living in rebel-held areas trapped under siege have lived through waves of intense bombings as food and medical supplies run short. In some contexts, children abducted by armed groups experience abuse once again upon release when they ar...

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