Thursday August 22-nd, 2019

Homeowner guilty of shooting at teen Homeowner guilty of shooting at teen

Dana Zeigler and the teen's mother fought back tears as the security video was played for the jury. But the video from a surveillance camera near Zeigler's porch likely will raise doubts about his version of events for the trial's jurors.

Canada to impose steel safeguards after USA tariffs Canada to impose steel safeguards after USA tariffs

The release said the seven steel products include heavy plate, concrete reinforcing bar, and stainless steel wire, among others. The announcement comes more than three months after Canada imposed tariffs on $16.6 billion worth of American goods in ...

Trump on Mattis: 'Everybody Leaves' at Some Point, That's DC

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis testifies during a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on October 30, 2017. "But General Mattis is a good guy". "I mean, at some point, everybody leaves", Trump said Sunday. Mattis referred to the president a...

Zalmay Khalilzad Meets With Taliban Officials In Doha Zalmay Khalilzad Meets With Taliban Officials In Doha

Khan added the Khalilzad's appointment showed the USA now wants to find a political solution to the Afghan war since they failed to defeat the Taliban with force. The High Peace Council meanwhile said the authority welcomes efforts by the U.S. envoy ...

Jamal Khashoggi was planning pro-democracy group before he disappeared Jamal Khashoggi was planning pro-democracy group before he disappeared

His fiancée, waiting outside, said he never emerged and Turkish sources said they believe Khashoggi was killed in the building. Mr Trump, who took his first overseas trip as USA president to the kingdom and whose son-in-law Jared Kushner has close...

Princess Eugenie's Official Wedding Portraits Are Here Princess Eugenie's Official Wedding Portraits Are Here

George's Chapel at Windsor Castle on Friday, Princess Eugenie changed things up for the night's decadent reception. Eugenie Wednesday her long-term partner in front of her grandparents the Queen and Prince Philip, as well as other family members ...

Saudi Arabia Decries ‘Baseless Allegations’ on Backdrop of Khashoggi Disappearance Saudi Arabia Decries ‘Baseless Allegations’ on Backdrop of Khashoggi Disappearance

Under tremendous pressure from the media and the Congress for taking some action against Saudi Arabia, after the sudden disappearance of Saudi dissident and journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Turkey, Trump told reporters that he is trying to get at th...

Beto O’Rourke blows past records with massive fundraising haul Beto O’Rourke blows past records with massive fundraising haul

O'Rourke has refused to go negative, instead recently recording a 30-second TV spot in real-time on Facebook live, declaring: "You've probably seen the negative attack ads seeking to scare you about what we're trying to do for this country at this cr...

Searchers find body in hurricane-stricken town Searchers find body in hurricane-stricken town

The death toll of the storm reached at least 18 Saturday night and is expected to rise in the U.S. Southeast as rescuers go door-to-door in coastal communities in Florida , Georgia and the Carolinas. Sarah had just started the sixth grade and jo...

President Trump calls for 'severe punishment' if Saudi Arabia killed US-journalist President Trump calls for 'severe punishment' if Saudi Arabia killed US-journalist

Cengiz also didn't just call for an investigation into Khashoggi's disappearance, she urged for the responsible party, "irrespective of their political positions", to be punished. The investment conference lists dozens of expected speakers, includi...

Trump signs bill that ensures music streaming services pay artist royalties Trump signs bill that ensures music streaming services pay artist royalties

This will be the second time the Gold Digger hitmaker has met with Trump since his election as president, as they met at Trump Tower in New York City in December 2016, shortly after he won that year's presidential vote. We are gratified by this e...

Death of Pik Botha: Condolences from across the political spectrum Death of Pik Botha: Condolences from across the political spectrum

Botha, who was no relation. He is survived by his second wife Ina, two sons, the rock musician Piet Botha and the economist Roelof Botha, along with two daughters, Anna Hertzog and artist Lien Botha. and also the bit that makes our history hard nee...

Greece Bans ‘Overweight’ Tourists From Riding on Donkeys Greece Bans ‘Overweight’ Tourists From Riding on Donkeys

It is one of a suite of new laws by Greece's Ministry of Rural Development and Food that aims to protect Santorini's donkeys. Greece has taken steps against tourists who are overweight by banning them from riding donkeys. The regulations also m...

Nepal storm kills several climbers in Himalayas Nepal storm kills several climbers in Himalayas

Thapa said a ninth climber may also be missing. The bodies of eight climbers - four South Koreans and four Nepali guides - were spotted near the wreckage of their camp by a rescue team Saturday morning, but strong winds were hampering the search ef...

Bodies of 11 babies found hidden in former funeral home in US Bodies of 11 babies found hidden in former funeral home in US

Nine bodies were found in a cardboard box, two were found in caskets - all in a hidden section of the ceiling. The site was undergoing renovations to become a community centre when the discovery was made. The funeral home was also accused of severa...

Palestinian Woman Stoned to Death by Israeli Settlers Palestinian Woman Stoned to Death by Israeli Settlers

Israeli forces have killed at least six Palestinians during protests along Gaza's border, according to a spokesman for Gaza's Health Ministry. Armed Israeli paramilitary settlers have launched a number of attacks on the Palestinian civilian populat...

Pope accepts Archbishop Wuerl’s resignation but still praises him Pope accepts Archbishop Wuerl’s resignation but still praises him

He also apologised for "past errors in judgment" and asked for "pardon". Donald Wuerl's actions in protecting predator priests - actions that destroyed the spiritual lives of many and the physical lives of some - were justified as simply "mistakes"...

India wins seat at United Nations Human Rights Council India wins seat at United Nations Human Rights Council

The group particularly criticised the inclusion of the Philippines which it says is "undergoing a human rights crisis that may amount to crimes against humanity". Nikki Haley, who this week announced her resignation as United States ambassador to the...

Former UK envoy says May's Brexit plan a 'pipe dream'

However, he says there are still some big differences left to resolve. She reportedly pitched her solution to the Northern Ireland "backstop", a major sticking point in the negotiations that has bitterly divided her party and caused friction with t...

With deal on judges, Senate goes home for the elections With deal on judges, Senate goes home for the elections

The House left town two weeks ago; both chambers will return for their next votes on November 13, a week after Election Day. "When they go low, we kick them", former Attorney General Eric H. Confirmation of the 53-year-old, who could remain in of...

Black man had police called on him for babysitting white children Black man had police called on him for babysitting white children

Lewis said in a Facebook Live video with more than 230K views. Local news station CBS 46 reports that Lewis was in the parking lot of a local Walmart going on an errand with the two children he was babysitting when a white woman approached him...

Conway tells Hillary Clinton to 'tamp down the rhetoric' Conway tells Hillary Clinton to 'tamp down the rhetoric'

But whereas candidate Donald Trump became a voice for those who resented their treatment by the self-professed elites, Clinton is all about her resentment of those who oppose her, and who twice denied her the presidency. "Trolls, those are the impo...

Australian woman taken by 'problem crocodile' in Northern Territory Australian woman taken by 'problem crocodile' in Northern Territory

Earlier this morning a woman was reported missing from a remote community in East Arnhem Land with unconfirmed reports she may have been attacked by a crocodile. The crocodile was destroyed by local rangers and the woman's body was recovered. "NT ...

Kremlin opposes Ukraine church's bid for independence: spokesman Kremlin opposes Ukraine church's bid for independence: spokesman

Poroshenko quickly hailed the decision of the Patriarchate, which is based in its historic home of Istanbul, the former Constantinople and once the capital of the Byzantine Empire before the Ottoman Muslim conquest of 1453. Patriarch Filaret explaine...

Idlib: Opposition 'completes' removal of heavy weapons Idlib: Opposition 'completes' removal of heavy weapons

The move was part of a deal reached between Russian Federation and Turkey to demilitarize the front lines between Syrian government forces and the opposition in and around the province. HTS, which controls more than half of the militant zone around I...

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