Tuesday September 18-th, 2018

Province drops sex ed curriculum, drawing fire and praise in Windsor Province drops sex ed curriculum, drawing fire and praise in Windsor

Along with legislating an end to cap-and-trade, Mr. Smith said the Tories will work to prevent a future government from imposing a carbon price in Ontario. "It is very much top of mind for your new government", it said. During the election, Ford prom...

Twitter Purge Costs Obama Millions of Followers

The new measures mean that any user whose account is locked for unusual activity - such as being blocked or sending unusual volumes of Tweets - and who did not respond to a prompt to verify their identity would be excluded from Twitter follower co...

Thai 'Wild Boars' return to training after teammates' rescue Thai 'Wild Boars' return to training after teammates' rescue

A former Thai navy diver helping to rescue a football team trapped inside a flooded cave died July 6 as officials warned the window of opportunity to free the youngsters is "limited". filmed at the rescue site. It was barely days after the Wild Boars...

What President Trump said about May, Brexit, and 'England'

May's "business-friendly" Brexit plan - which would keep Britain in a free trade zone for goods with the European Union but mean it has to share some European Union rules - was agreed by her cabinet only last Friday after two years of wrangling sin...

Donald Trump hails Kim Jong-un letter as nuclear summit deal falters Donald Trump hails Kim Jong-un letter as nuclear summit deal falters

What was in Kim's letter? President Trump tweeted out the note, dated July 6, on Thursday. The North Korean statement went on to say, however, that Kim's regime still had confidence in Trump. The United States and South Korea held the cere...

Armless Miami man charged with stabbing Chicago tourist Armless Miami man charged with stabbing Chicago tourist

However, Crenshaw claimed he was acting in self-defense, telling police he was lying down and Coronado, who was visiting from Chicago , punched him in the head, according to Reuters . After the attack, Crenshaw is alleged to have put the scissors...

Baby dies after tornado flips trailer in North Dakota Baby dies after tornado flips trailer in North Dakota

Prairie View RV park resident Clifford Bowden said he and his neighbors didn't hear sirens but someone he knows who lives across town heard them. RVs and trailers are some of the worst forms of shelter during a severe storm, particularly a tornad...

China vows retaliation for latest U.S. tariff threat China vows retaliation for latest U.S. tariff threat

Coors Brewing is on the record saying they believe the trade war will impact the price of beer. Mr Trump has been considering tariffs against China since his officials concluded in March that Beijing violates U.S. But it would definitely me...

Massive fuel tank explosion rocks Cairo airport Massive fuel tank explosion rocks Cairo airport

He said air movement at the airport had been "unaffected". Army spokesman Tamer el-Refai said on Twitter an "increase in heat" caused the explosion, which took place at a company specialising in "chemical industries" in an area controlled by the ...

Syrian army raises flag in militant-held areas Syrian army raises flag in militant-held areas

Government forces backed by Russian air strikes have recovered swathes of southern Deraa province in the last three weeks, advancing unopposed by Assad's western and regional foes into the strategically vital region near Jordan and Israel.

Stormy Daniels: charges over strip club performance in OH dropped, lawyer says

O'Grady then signed an order which officially dismissed the case. Daniels was arrested at a Columbus, Ohio strip club and is accused of letting patrons touch her in violation of a state law, her attorney said early Thursday. After the undercove...

Taiwan spared major damage as Typhoon Maria heads to China Taiwan spared major damage as Typhoon Maria heads to China

By noon, 390,000 people in Zhejiang , including 270,000 in Wenzhou, had been evacuated and about 25,000 boats had returned to port or safe sea areas. Across the Taiwan Strait, schools and factories in coastal areas of the Chinese province of Fujian ...

London police detain Maryam Nawaz’s son for ‘punching PTI worker’ London police detain Maryam Nawaz’s son for ‘punching PTI worker’

Sharif was last week sentenced in absentia to 10 years by an anti-corruption court for failing to declare how he bought Park Lane flats in London. He handed out seven-year imprisonment to the former premier's daughter Maryam Nawaz and a fine of...

134 confirmed dead as Japan searches for missing 134 confirmed dead as Japan searches for missing

According to the officials, almost 2 million people still face orders to keep away from homes, fire and disaster. In the town of Mihara, in the south of the Hiroshima region, a let-up in rain laid bare the devastation wrought by the downpours.

All 10 passengers, pilot survive Alaska plane crash, officials say All 10 passengers, pilot survive Alaska plane crash, officials say

Preliminary information indicated that injuries but no fatalities were reported in the crash. "Thankfully, it was a good outcome". All almost a dozen passengers on board survived the incident, and were flown to Ketchikan aboard Temsco helicopters and...

Angry protesters try to break into Sharif family's Avenfield flats in London Angry protesters try to break into Sharif family's Avenfield flats in London

The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) supremo and his daughter earlier announced to surrender to the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on their return to the country on Friday following the Avenfield verdict . Maryam was given a prison ter...

Trump lashes out at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies calling for increase in defence spending Trump lashes out at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies calling for increase in defence spending

Trump did not specify which countries had committed to what, and it remained unclear whether any had changed their plans. He also said he thought spending of 4 percent on defense - similar to the U.S. "Trump has pointed to several countries, especi...

Officer resigns after dispute over Puerto Rican shirt Officer resigns after dispute over Puerto Rican shirt

Trybus was later charged with disorderly conduct and assault. He was arrested by Cook County Forest Preserve District Police and is expected to be held before a bond hearing on Friday. Besides the man's actions and comments, it was the apparent ina...

Mission accomplished and boys healthy, rescuers head home Mission accomplished and boys healthy, rescuers head home

Dr Harris was the last person to come out of the cave. "Thank you so much to everyone that has been praying for us and the boys and helping us; thank you". But approaching wet weather forced the timeline to be moved up and the elite unit of Thai Navy...

Catalonia's former leader will 'fight until the end' if extradited to Spain Catalonia's former leader will 'fight until the end' if extradited to Spain

Puigdemont and several other former Catalan leaders have been accused by Spanish authorities of misusing funds by holding the independence referendum last October, which Madrid described as illegal. Mr Puigdemont went into exile in Belgium after Madr...

Trump claims North Atlantic Treaty Organisation victory after 'go it alone' ultimatum Trump claims North Atlantic Treaty Organisation victory after 'go it alone' ultimatum

Then, in a head-snapping pivot at the end, on Thursday he declared the alliance a "fine-tuned machine" that had acceded to his demands to speed up increases in military spending. Instead, a series of events - a black-tie dinner with business leaders,...

Anti-Trump FBI lawyer snubs congressional subpoena Anti-Trump FBI lawyer snubs congressional subpoena

Trump tweeted. "Wow, but is anybody really surprised!" Trump tweeted. "Read his hate filled and totally biased Emails and the answer is clear!" "Together with her lover, FBI Agent Peter Strzok , she worked on the Rigged Witch Hunt , perhaps the mo...

GOP senator moves to restart Pentagon report on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies' spending GOP senator moves to restart Pentagon report on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies' spending

He said the US commitment to the 29-member North Atlantic Treaty Organization remains very strong and cited "the additional money they will be putting up" and "the level of spirit in that room" during the meetings. I'm very strong on immigration. H...

Sun Prairie Captain Cory Barr killed in downtown explosion Sun Prairie Captain Cory Barr killed in downtown explosion

Police received a report of a gas leak around 6:21 p.m. and started to evacuate the downtown Sun Prairie area. He added that lives were likely saved as a result of the evacuation. Four other firefighters, a police officer and seven civilians were a...

Police arrest 2nd suspect in rapper XXXTentacion’s murder Police arrest 2nd suspect in rapper XXXTentacion’s murder

Detectives are calling Boatwright a gunman in XXX's murder and say they're still looking for an additional gunman. The suspect was first arrested on drug-related charges on July 5 and served with an arrest warrant on Tuesday for first-degree murder...

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