Friday March 22-nd, 2019

Suspected Cop Killer Arrested After Two-Day Manhunt Suspected Cop Killer Arrested After Two-Day Manhunt

Newman Police Chief Randy Richardson responds to officer's murder. Officers found Singh who had been shot, and he was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead. Also arrested for aiding and abetting were the suspect's brother, Adrian Virgen,...

Nation's oldest World War II vet dies in Texas at age 112 Nation's oldest World War II vet dies in Texas at age 112

During the war , he was a member of the 1887th Engineer Aviation Battalion, a segregated unit within the Army. After a battle with pneumonia , Richard Overton passed away at 112 years old. At 106, he was still driving vehicles. Though his mind is ...

SWAT team sang 'White Christmas' to gunman during standoff SWAT team sang 'White Christmas' to gunman during standoff

In a statement, Chester County District Attorney Thomas Hogan said , "While the rest of the world was going to bed after a long Christmas Day, our office officers were laying their lives on the line for hours in the bitter cold". When the DA's o...

Giuliani Wants Mueller Investigated for Destroying Evidence Giuliani Wants Mueller Investigated for Destroying Evidence

Strzok and Page had exchanged thousands of text messages during 2016 and 2017. The president's legal counsel Rudy Giuliani has said Mueller will interview Trump "over my dead body". Read the full report at Fox News . He went on to say tha...

United Kingdom says rising migrant Channel crossings are a 'major incident'

The dangers of making the crossing are clear to see and two separate groups, making up 12 people, were picked up on Friday . As yet, there have been no definitive statements from the British government on the ultimate fate of the groups of boat mi...

Boko Haram sacks two military bases in northeast Nigeria Boko Haram sacks two military bases in northeast Nigeria

Troops from the two bases withdrew to another naval base at Fish Dam on the shores of Lake Chad , the military source said, adding that they decided not to pursue them to avoid running into an ambush, a strategy Boko Haram often employs against th...

At least 2 dead in Egypt tourist bus bombing At least 2 dead in Egypt tourist bus bombing

A homemade device exploded at 6:15 pm (3:15pm GMT) on Friday causing the deaths of two Vietnamese tourists, a ministry statement said. The white tourist bus could be seen with its windows shattered and surrounded by soot-covered debris. The attack ...

Trump threatens to shut border if no wall money Trump threatens to shut border if no wall money

But that changed Thursday evening, when a White House official rang a Roll Call reporter and kick-started a shutdown blame game. He blasted Democrats, including Senate leader Chuck Schumer, for supporting border security measures - including a wa...

China jails former top secret police official for bribery China jails former top secret police official for bribery

Ma Jian, once a vice minister at the Ministry of State Security, is one of the most senior security officials to be jailed since the former domestic security tsar Zhou Yongkang was ensnared in a graft scandal and jailed for life in 2015. Guo gained c...

Canadian set for drug-smuggling trial in China Canadian set for drug-smuggling trial in China

The two were detained after Canadian police arrested Huawei Technologies Co Ltd's [HWT.UL] chief financial officer, Meng Wanzhou, on December 1. "We will continue to provide consular services to them and their family", he said. His trial follows th...

Egypt's Mubarak asks Sisi for 'permission' to testify in Morsi trial Egypt's Mubarak asks Sisi for 'permission' to testify in Morsi trial

Morsi ruled Egypt for just a year before mass protests spurred then army chief and now President Sisi to overthrow him in July 2013. Egypt's top appeals court overturned the verdict however, ordering the retrial which saw both Morsi and Mubarak ret...

Guatemalan boy, 8, who died in CBP detention center on Christmas Eve Guatemalan boy, 8, who died in CBP detention center on Christmas Eve

The ministry said it will provide assistance and consular protection to the father and assume responsibility for the repatriation of the boy's remains. Gomez Lucas said Felipe's father earned about $6 a day through temporary farm jobs or harvesting c...

Three British tourists dead in Iceland jeep crash Three British tourists dead in Iceland jeep crash

The British Indians all have family in India and were visiting Iceland as tourists. Chief Superintendent of south Iceland Police Sveinn Kristjan Runarsson said the four people hospitalized have serious injuries. Guide Adolf Ingi Erlingsson arrived ...

Indonesia tsunami: Anak Krakatau volcano eruption as flights diverted Indonesia tsunami: Anak Krakatau volcano eruption as flights diverted

The Embassy has been in contact with the Fijians residing there to offer advice in terms of their safety and has also continued to monitor the situation. Although the Indonesian government has not requested the external assistance many worldwide part...

Mattis Shares Christmas Message Taped One Day Before Resignation Mattis Shares Christmas Message Taped One Day Before Resignation

Reports by U.S. media indicate that Trump administration has ordered the USA military to start withdrawing up to 7,000 troops from Afghanistan in the coming months. According to Task & Purpose, the video was recorded on December 19 - one day before ...

Protests erupt in Congo over presidential election delays Protests erupt in Congo over presidential election delays

Voters in the cities of Beni, Butembo and Yumbi will not be able to cast their ballots until March, the Independent National Election Commission (CENI) said Wednesday, prompting street protests a day after. Beni, Butembo and their rural surrounding...

California girl, 14, dies in 700-foot fall from Horseshoe Bend Overlook California girl, 14, dies in 700-foot fall from Horseshoe Bend Overlook

Authorities said a San Jose teen girl visiting Arizona has died from what appears to be an accidental fall. The team initially could not retrieve the girl's body because of impending nightfall, but returned the next morning around 10 a.m., the sher...

Transformer explosion lights up NYC sky, causes power outages

Locals posted pictures of the explosion and the teal blue sky. The incident is under control and no injuries have been reported, the FDNY said. LaGuardia Airport suffered power outages and all outgoing flights were temporarily suspended, City Cou...

Clinton’s Streak As Most Admired Woman Ends After 16 Years Clinton’s Streak As Most Admired Woman Ends After 16 Years

Gallup's annual survey, conducted December 3-12 this year, asks Americans, in an open-ended question, to name the man and woman living anywhere in the world today whom they admire most. Republicans chose Trump (9 percent), followed by Obama and Wi...

Trump misleads about military pay raises Trump misleads about military pay raises

Under President George H.W. Bush, the US went to war with Iraq in 1990/1991 in response to the invasion of Kuwait-although the Persian Gulf War/Operation Desert Storm was a relatively short conflict compared to what came in the post-9/11 era.

Signals From Michael Cohen-Linked Cell Phone Traced to Prague

Further, an Eastern European intelligence agency picked up a conversation between Russians at around the same time, with one saying Cohen was in Prague, McClatchy News reports , noting that the new evidence helps bolster the claims in the dossier, w...

GoFundMe says donors in alleged homeless scam refunded GoFundMe says donors in alleged homeless scam refunded

GoFundMe spokesman Bobby Whithorne said Tuesday those who donated to the fund to help Johnny Bobbitt that was created by Katelyn McClure and her then-boyfriend Mark D'Amico received their money back. Investigators say the McClure, D'Amico and Bobbit...

Trump May Ban US Firms From Cooperating With Huawei, ZTE in January Trump May Ban US Firms From Cooperating With Huawei, ZTE in January

In particular, the executive order would instruct the Commerce Department to block United States companies from buying Huawei and ZTE equipment that "pose significant national security risks". government over its alleged noncompliance with Washin...

Koreas kick off groundbreaking ceremony for railways and roads Koreas kick off groundbreaking ceremony for railways and roads

Seoul said it received an exemption to sanctions from the U.N. Security Council to proceed with Wednesday's ceremony as it involved the usage of South Korean transport vehicles and goods. he may take more radical, hotter and aggressive action towa...

James Mattis will step down as Trump defense secretary on 1 January James Mattis will step down as Trump defense secretary on 1 January

Mr Shanahan, a former executive at the aerospace giant Boeing , joined the Pentagon in July 2017 after Mr Trump nominated him. His standard response, when people asked how he was able to serve a man whose public qualities were so unlike his own, was...

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