Monday September 23-rd, 2019

Viral Video Of Spiders 'Raining' From Sky Will Give You Nightmares Viral Video Of Spiders 'Raining' From Sky Will Give You Nightmares

Check out the short clip below (and no, those aren't specks of dust on your screen). While parts of the US dealt with snow last week, one town in Brazil experienced something that doesn't typically show up in your regular weather forecast - airborn...

Police respond to reported active shooter at UPS facility in NJ Police respond to reported active shooter at UPS facility in NJ

It's unclear if anyone was injured in the shooting and footage taken by WPVI at the scene showed officers behind a police vehicle near a loading ramp outside the facility. Schools in the area were put on a modified lockdown, and no one can enter or...

China sentences Canadian man to death for drug smuggling China sentences Canadian man to death for drug smuggling

China's official Xinhua news agency reported on Monday evening that the Intermediate People's Court in Dalian tried Schellenberg "in accordance with the law" and sentenced him to death for drug trafficking. Specific details of the allegations against...

Yellow Vest protests in France in UK Yellow Vest protests in France in UK

Paris police said 40 people were arrested on Saturday before and during the protests, mostly for carrying potential weapons. Groups of protesters also gathered on and around the Champs Elysees, the scene of disturbances in recent weeks, many of th...

Zimbabwe protests after petrol and diesel price hike Zimbabwe protests after petrol and diesel price hike

Victor Nyoni, head of a local business body, said the fuel prices would push up the cost of other goods. The government has officially declared its anti-worker, anti-poor and anti-people ideological position. "Is there anyone truly objective and r...

Trump mocks Elizabeth Warren using Native American stereotypes Trump mocks Elizabeth Warren using Native American stereotypes

The massacre at Wounded Knee was estimated to have killed between 150 to 300 Lakota Indians, including women and children, during a battle in South Dakota in 1890. Twitter users were quick to call out the President for racism and demand the Tweet be ...

Jayme Closs case: Suspect saw parents as 'barrier' to kidnapping Jayme Closs case: Suspect saw parents as 'barrier' to kidnapping

Shortly before 1 a.m. that night, 911 dispatchers got a call during which they could hear yelling, but no one talked to the dispatcher. "We were armed and ready", Kasinskas said in an interview on Sunday. Detectives will keep talking to Jayme, but at...

Iran Karaj airport plane crash: Boeing 707 smash leaves 10 feared dead Iran Karaj airport plane crash: Boeing 707 smash leaves 10 feared dead

Fars said the plane crash-landed after "mistaking the airport with another airfield because of the bad weather". It then skidded off the runway and smashed into houses before exploding into flames. It was later confirmed it belonged to Iran's air ...

Lion Air jet crash: cockpit voice recorder found, says Indonesian official Lion Air jet crash: cockpit voice recorder found, says Indonesian official

Lion Air's JT610 nose-dived into the Java Sea shortly after takeoff October 29, killing all 189 on board to become the country's worst air disaster in two decades. Authorities called off the grim task of identifying victims of the crash in November...

Saudi Arabia Must Hold Jamal Khashoggi Killers Saudi Arabia Must Hold Jamal Khashoggi Killers "Accountable''"

Khashoggi , a Washington Post contributor, was murdered on October 2 in what Saudi Arabia called a "rogue" operation, tipping the kingdom into one of its worst diplomatic crises and subsequently straining ties between Riyadh and Washington.

Trump reportedly berated Mick Mulvaney in front of Schumer and Pelosi Trump reportedly berated Mick Mulvaney in front of Schumer and Pelosi

According to a Sunday Axios report quoting two sources who were present, the exchange occurred on January 4 in the White House situation room after Trump had reiterated his $5.7 billion border wall request. "It was so awkward, I was looking down, l...

Trump dodges question on whether he has worked for Russian Federation Trump dodges question on whether he has worked for Russian Federation

The secrecy "is not only unusual by historical standards, it is outrageous", says Strobe Talbot, former deputy secretary of state under Bill Clinton. That, according to the Post , was when U.S. Sen. Chris Coons, D-Del., said the report "may well sug...

With discovery of sixth terror tunnel, Israel declares Operation Northern Shield complete With discovery of sixth terror tunnel, Israel declares Operation Northern Shield complete

Israel is believed to have carried out hundreds of airstrikes against Iranian and Hezbollah targets throughout the Syrian civil war but has generally refrained from commenting about them for fear of being drawn into the fighting. "We have achieved th...

White House May Have Sought Options to Strike Iran White House May Have Sought Options to Strike Iran

Trump knew of the request or whether serious plans for a USA strike against Iran took shape at that time. President Trump's National Security Council asked the Pentagon to provide the White House with military options to strike Iran past year, ...

Grandfather: Wisconsin teen in 'good spirits' after rescue

Closs instead waited for Patterson to leave the secluded cabin where he had been keeping her, then escaped and ran to a nearby road where she was found by Jeanne Nutter, who had been walking her dog. Jayme Closs had been missing for almost three mont...

Rep. Ocasio-Cortez's campaign paid $1,500 fine to NY state Rep. Ocasio-Cortez's campaign paid $1,500 fine to NY state

He retired in 2013 after serving 24 years in the U.S. Senate. She also called on other congressional lawmakers to increase pay for their interns and staffers, saying she spoke to several staff members who were upset about how little they made f...

Islamic State in 'final moments' in Syria Islamic State in 'final moments' in Syria

But, he added , "we also know that those are fighting alongside of us for all this time deserve to be protected as well". Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. Trump's decision to leave Syria, which he initially said wo...

Greek defence minister resigns over Macedonia name change Greek defence minister resigns over Macedonia name change

Tsipras later said he will ask for a vote of confidence in parliament in the coming week. The main opposition, the conservative New Democracy party, which is leading pre-election polls, has said it will block the deal. The disagreement, which came ...

Calf born to endangered southern resident killer whales: researcher Calf born to endangered southern resident killer whales: researcher

He confirmed the birth in a text to The Seattle Times on Friday. Balcomb guessed the calf was a few weeks old. The calf appeared healthy, said Center for Whale Research Founder Ken Balcomb. The plight of the struggling population attracted atte...

US lawmakers seek accountability for Khashoggi killing Washington US lawmakers seek accountability for Khashoggi killing Washington

The resolutions were not taken up by the Republicans who then led the House, but Democrats plan to revisit the issue after winning a House majority in November's elections. As lawmakers have turned up pressure on the U.S.to punish the kingdom, Trump ...

2 shot outside mall in Salt Lake City suburb 2 shot outside mall in Salt Lake City suburb

The mall said in a tweet it was "very saddened by the incident" and grateful for the actions of security and Murray police. The Fashion Place mall is a highly visited shopping center in the heart of the Salt Lake City metro area that includes store...

Winter Storm Warning in effect for large areas of western NC Winter Storm Warning in effect for large areas of western NC

A few spots could drop into the lower 30s which means rain could transition into snow or a wintry mix. Most of Kentucky is starting off to a very wet start for this Sunday . briefing Saturday . A better Sunday is in store as skies begin to c...

Wisconsin kidnapping, killing suspect lived under the radar Wisconsin kidnapping, killing suspect lived under the radar

A sign outside Barron City Hall celebrates Closs' return. Patterson faces two counts of first-degree intentional homicide for the killing of Closs' parents and one count of kidnapping, Fitzgerald said Friday. "It appears he concealed her from other...

Government should reopen before emergency declared, Lindsey Graham says Government should reopen before emergency declared, Lindsey Graham says

An emergency declaration by Mr Trump could break the stalemate by letting him use existing, unspent money to build the US-Mexico border wall, without needing congressional approval. Democrats oppose that step but may be unable to stop it. "I tried ...

Loudoun County woman impacted by shutdown wins $100K in Virginia lottery Loudoun County woman impacted by shutdown wins $100K in Virginia lottery

Across the country, stories have emerged of furloughed workers making ends meet, including some who set up GoFundMe pages to help cover bills or sold their belongings on Craigslist. 'This lawsuit is not complicated: We do not believe it is lawful to ...

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