Thursday June 20-th, 2019

Zamira Hajiyeva, who spent £16 million at Harrods, arrested, faces extradition Zamira Hajiyeva, who spent £16 million at Harrods, arrested, faces extradition

Hajiyeva's husband, Jahangir Hajiyev, was chairman of the state-owned International Bank of Azerbaijan from 2001 to 2015. Mrs Hajiyeva, who lives in a £15m house near the London store, became the first person to be served a UWO by the National Crim...

Bill Nelson's lawyers are now challenging Florida's election signature law Bill Nelson's lawyers are now challenging Florida's election signature law

Scott then filed a lawsuit against Broward Elections Supervisor Brenda Snipes and held a press conference to announce that he'd ordered a Florida Department of Law Enforcement investigation into the beleaguered politician. In the case of Florida ...

Man breaks into crocodile enclosure, goes as you would expect Man breaks into crocodile enclosure, goes as you would expect

A man who jumped into a crocodile exhibit at the St. Augustine Alligator Farm was bitten and taken to a hospital, according to St. Johns County authorities. Hatfield then scrambles out of water, leaving behind a trail of blood . "In our 125-year his...

Florida Governor Race Headed for Recount Florida Governor Race Headed for Recount

As we go to press, Kemp, the secretary of state, with nearly all the precincts reported , has 50.5 percent and Abrams has 48.6 percent of the tally. "The people of Florida deserve fairness and transparency, and the supervisors are failing to give ...

Delhi's air quality to remain 'severe' till Saturday: SAFAR Delhi's air quality to remain 'severe' till Saturday: SAFAR

Diwali is the biggest Hindu festival of the year when firecrackers are traditionally let off. Readings above 500 in the index, which measures poisonous gases and toxic particulate matter in the air, are typically associated with serious aggravatio...

Moscow Summit: HPC urges peace talks revival, Taliban share demands Moscow Summit: HPC urges peace talks revival, Taliban share demands

The Afghan government refused to send its officials to the meeting but has allowed a delegation of the country's High Peace Council to take part in the event. This is the first time that a Taliban delegation is taking part in such high-level global m...

Donald Trump Midterms Morning-After Tweetstorm: Make Nancy Pelosi House Speaker Donald Trump Midterms Morning-After Tweetstorm: Make Nancy Pelosi House Speaker

President Donald Trump will hold a news conference Wednesday about Tuesday's midterm elections . The House also has the important task of electing the President if no candidate wins an Electoral College majority. The Democratic Party will have a...

Split State Decisions Reveal Complex 2020 Map for Trump Re-Election Bid

Voters booted Republicans from governors' mansions in MI and Wisconsin, and held it in Pennsylvania, three states that were crucial for Trump's 2016 win and his 2020 re-election bid. Turnout was relatively poor in several counties where it could have...

U.S. acting attorney general Whitaker urged to recuse himself from Russian Federation probe U.S. acting attorney general Whitaker urged to recuse himself from Russian Federation probe

The protest was organized by Indivisible Portland and Nasty Women Get Stuff Done PDX. Critics worry Whitaker may be unlikely or unwilling to defend the investigation, given his history of partisanship and loyalty to Trump. "I'm profoundly con...

California wildfires destroy thousands of structures and force emergency evacuations

Seven evacuation centers have been set up in response to the Woolsey Fire , with four reportedly at capacity, according to Ventura County website. The Woolsey Fire broke out about 2:25 p.m. And a blaze in Northern California sent terrified resid...

I'll Never Forgive Obama for What He Did to Our Military

In the book, Obama also spoke about her reaction to the " Access Hollywood " video in which Trump boasted about sexually assaulting women. The Associated Press purchased an early copy of " Becoming ", one of the most anticipated political books in ...

Bound flight crash lands at airport in Guyana Bound flight crash lands at airport in Guyana

Six people were injured after a Fly Jamaica flight from Guyana to Toronto crash landed at a Guyanese airport overnight, according to airline officials. "We are providing local assistance and will release further information as soon as it is available...

Afghanistan peace conference kicks off in Moscow

HPC officials said they would send a delegation, led by Hajji Deen Mohammad, the deputy head of the peace council but that no talks would be held with the Taliban. "The United States believes that all countries should support direct dialogue between ...

One person killed in knife-attack in Melbourne One person killed in knife-attack in Melbourne

One of them has succumbed to injuries, police said. Police appear to fire a single shot at the man before he falls to the ground just as more onlookers attempt to encircle the man, one male brandishing what appears to be a hubcap and another with a...

'Ominous' piece of burnt paper descends from sky amid fast-moving Calif. blaze 'Ominous' piece of burnt paper descends from sky amid fast-moving Calif. blaze

As of approximately 2:30 p.m., Cal Fire's Butte unit reported zero percent of the fire had been contained. By late this afternoon, the fire had topped 18,000 acres . TV personality Adrienne Janic said on Twitter that firefighters were using he...

One killed in Melbourne knife rampage terror attack One killed in Melbourne knife rampage terror attack

Local media showed footage of a large man slashing wildly at police officers before being shot. The man, who was originally from Somalia, was known to the police and the incident is being treated as terrorism, Victoria state police Commissioner Gra...

White woman in viral racist rant facing 911 violation charge White woman in viral racist rant facing 911 violation charge

Like several other equally infamous women, such as BBQ Becky and Permit Patty , Westwood, who's been dubbed "South Park Susan" by social media users, abused the 911 emergency system to complain about the women standing in the parking lot of the ap...

Malfunctioning water heater prompts active shooter report at NC school Malfunctioning water heater prompts active shooter report at NC school

Topsail High, Topsail Middle, and Topsail Elementary remain on lockdown as of 8:41 a.m., according to Pender County Schools spokeswoman Miranda Ferguson. WECT reported that officers and deputies from the Topsail Police Department, the Pender County S...

Here's how the shooting at a California bar unfolded Here's how the shooting at a California bar unfolded

A reporter spoke to a man who had not heard from his son. "People come here to get away from the worst parts or celebrate the best parts of their life", Wagner said. When the shooter reloaded, he got his friends out. Hanson said he heard "heavy d...

Philippines convicts Imelda Marcos of graft Philippines convicts Imelda Marcos of graft

Marcos and her representatives did not attend the legal hearing on Friday. Ferdinand Marcos, who along with his cronies was accused of pilfering $10 billion from the Philippines, fled with his family to the U.S. Pangiliinan said the long road to co...

California bar shooting: Ian David Long identified as suspect California bar shooting: Ian David Long identified as suspect

Dan Manrique was a Marine Corps veteran whose service continued after he returned stateside. The Marine Corps said Long had attained the rank of corporal after serving almost five years, including seven months in Afghanistan. Gunshots were hear...

Imran Khan Government Sacks Pak Channel Head For Imran Khan Government Sacks Pak Channel Head For "Begging" Slip-Up

The delegation will hold talks with Chinese officials to finalise a possible economic package , in a follow-up to Prime Minister Imran Khan's five-day visit to China last week. Pakistan is also seeking a bailout from the International Monetary Fund ...

Oil tanker and frigate collide off Norway, 7 injured Oil tanker and frigate collide off Norway, 7 injured

A total of 137 people were on board the frigate, while 23 were on the tanker, which was flying the Maltese flag, the official said . The collision occurred as the warship was heading back to its base, VG says, citing military spokesperson Vegard...

Chart of the day: How did women fare in the United States midterms? Chart of the day: How did women fare in the United States midterms?

The press, he noted , considers the election "a referendum on me". Trump remains very popular in the region, spanning from the politically swing-voting Hamilton County eastward along a string of Ohio River counties that the president carried by m...

Dead After California Shooting At Popular Nightspot, Police Say

Shootings are very rare in Thousand Oaks, a city of about 130,000 people about 64 kilometers west of Los Angeles. Other witnesses described people using bar stools to break windows and escape. "We were just at the bar, having fun, dancing", she told...

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