Wednesday June 26-th, 2019

Andrew Neil MOCKS Macron and Merkel for 'falling out — EU INFIGHTING Andrew Neil MOCKS Macron and Merkel for 'falling out — EU INFIGHTING

A previous wording of the proposed changes to the European Gas Directive suggested that the EU rules would extend to " the territory of the member states " and or the " territorial sea of the member states ". France had earlier made a decision to sup...

Vet jailed for stitching heroin in puppies. One became police drug sniffer Vet jailed for stitching heroin in puppies. One became police drug sniffer

The sentence for Andres Lopez Elorez , 39, was announced in Brooklyn by U.S. Attorney Richard P. Donoghue and other law enforcement officials, after he pleaded guilty in September to conspiring to import heroin into the United States. Andres Elo...

Aid reaches border with Venezuela

CNN reported that Guaido "is begging the military to let the goods enter the country, but President Nicolas Maduro [is] having none of it, insisting 'we are not beggars, '" and refusing to accept the charity. He did not provide any details on how ...

American Airlines Pilot Arrested on Suspicion of Being Drunk American Airlines Pilot Arrested on Suspicion of Being Drunk

Amy Lieu is a news editor and reporter for Fox News. Officers arrested a 62-year-old man on suspicion of performing an aviation function while over the prescribed alcohol limit. And in June, experienced British Airways pilot Julian Monaghan was jai...

Google Doodle remembers Friedlieb Ferdinand Runge on his 225th birth anniversary Google Doodle remembers Friedlieb Ferdinand Runge on his 225th birth anniversary

Google on Friday honoured German analytical chemist Friedlieb Ferdinand Runge who is responsible for identifying caffeine among other things. He was born on February 8, 1795 in Hamburg, the son of a Lutheran pastor. Runge successfully identifie...

Groom arrested at his own wedding for 'sexually assaulting teenage waitress' Groom arrested at his own wedding for 'sexually assaulting teenage waitress'

Matthew Aimers with his wife, Kayla, at the wedding reception he was later arrested at. Authorities say that later on that night, Aimers followed the waitress into the women's bathroom, pulled her into a stall and forcibly kissed her before attemp...

Iran reveals new surface-to-surface missile with 1000 km range

An Iranian news outlet says the elite Revolutionary Guard has inaugurated a surface-to-surface ballistic missile it claims has a 1,000-kilometre (620-mile) range. President Donald Trump pulled the U.S. out of the nuclear accord in May and reimposed s...

Pope confirms sexual abuse of nuns by priests Pope confirms sexual abuse of nuns by priests

Given that behind every abusing priest stands a bishop who has failed to protect the priest's victims, the meeting has to have a strong element of repentance and shame. The key is "to strip priests of their air of power, which is what allows them to ...

Serial killer Bruce McArthur to be sentenced today Serial killer Bruce McArthur to be sentenced today

April 2014: Project Houston closes after 18 months because it fails to return any criminal evidence. August 2015 - Soroush Mahmudi, 50, of Toronto, is reported missing. April 16, 2018 - Police lay an eighth murder charge against McArthur in the dea...

Hacienda HealthCare closing unit where woman was raped and gave birth Hacienda HealthCare closing unit where woman was raped and gave birth

The board of directors announced Thursday that the facility would close, and its 37 patients would be moved to other centers. The company said the board had voted to shut down the facility February 1 and was working with state agencies to develop a...

Why aren't Democrats calling on Justin Fairfax to resign? Why aren't Democrats calling on Justin Fairfax to resign?

Mr Herring, 57, went public after rumours of a blackface photo of him had circulated at the Capitol for a day or more. The Post wrote that Northam's press conference did not help his case to remain in the governor's mansion. Herring's admission...

By Having FGM Day UN Wants to Stamp Out Genital Mutilation By Having FGM Day UN Wants to Stamp Out Genital Mutilation

Female genital mutilation , is "an abhorrent human rights violation" still affecting women and girls around the globe, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres stated in his message for the International Day of Zero Tolerance for FGM, marked on Wednesda...

Virginia congressional Democrats hint at path for easing political crisis Virginia congressional Democrats hint at path for easing political crisis

The widening upheaval has stirred an outcry across partisan lines in Virginia, which in many ways is still grappling with a history of slavery and racial segregation and its legacy as the heart of the Confederacy during the American Civil War.

Mining giant told of problems with dam's sensors before collapse - Brazilian report Mining giant told of problems with dam's sensors before collapse - Brazilian report

Vale, which co-owned another dam whose 2015 collapse killed 19 people and polluted a major river, said on Tuesday it would invest some 1.5 billion reais ($400 million) starting in 2020 to reduce its reliance on giant dams to store the muddy detritus ...

Dominque Ray execution: Inmate executed after Alabama denies request for imam present Dominque Ray execution: Inmate executed after Alabama denies request for imam present

On Wednesday, the 11th US Circuit Court of Appeals agreed to stay the planned execution to weigh Ray's arguments, but the state of Alabama quickly appealed that decision to the Supreme Court, which overturned the Circuit Court. Responding to a defe...

Body of woman found in suitcase identified Body of woman found in suitcase identified

A man who said he was Reyes's boyfriend asked for help finding her. Friends and co-workers say Reyes was a bookstore worker who was reported missing on January 30 after she didn't show up for work at a Barnes & Noble in Eastchester. He later twee...

MI officials share memories of former Rep. John Dingell MI officials share memories of former Rep. John Dingell

Debbie Dingell said in a statement that she would spending time at home with her husband as he "entered a new phase". "Today, we have lost a beloved pillar of the Congress and one of the greatest legislators in American history". Gretchen Whitmer...

Democrats start to build case for requesting Trump's tax returns Democrats start to build case for requesting Trump's tax returns

But if the chairman of House Ways and Means wished to share that information with the House, he must have "a legitimate purpose" to do so because of the risk of disclosure in sharing the documents with the larger body, Yin said. Schiff said that the ...

Historic candidacy of princess upends tradition in Thailand Historic candidacy of princess upends tradition in Thailand

Thai Raksa Chart party leader Preechapol Pongpanich holds up the application of Thai Princess Ubolratana Rajakanya Sirivadhana Varnavadi at the election commission office in Bangkok , Thailand , February 8, 2019. "Their supporters and the supporter...

Police seize $1.29 billion drug haul bound for Australia Police seize $1.29 billion drug haul bound for Australia

The people arrested allegedly have connections with a California-based organised crime syndicate. Police said the drugs could have led to more than 17 million drug deals. Police also found 25 kilograms of cocaine, worth $9.5 million, and five kilog...

Huawei offers to launch cyber security centre in Poland Huawei offers to launch cyber security centre in Poland

Pressure has been growing on Huawei in Britain, one of its most important markets in Europe, since a government report in July previous year found that technical and supply-chain issues with the company's equipment had exposed national telecom netw...

Russia Welcomes Trump Offer of New Nuclear Pact, Awaits Details Russia Welcomes Trump Offer of New Nuclear Pact, Awaits Details

Ryabkov said that the US has shown "no readiness or desire" to engage in substantive talks on extending the pact that limits each country to no more than 1,550 deployed nuclear warheads and 700 deployed missiles and bombers. "I will make every possib...

Ice pellets, freezing rain pummel the GTA Ice pellets, freezing rain pummel the GTA

The freaky forecast comes after a full day of freezing rain throughout most of the Golden Horseshoe on Wednesday that caused headaches for drivers, transit users and pedestrians. Northwest winds gusting as high as 40 miles per hour will lead to white...

Evidence shows Khashoggi killing planned, carried out by Saudi officials Evidence shows Khashoggi killing planned, carried out by Saudi officials

The conversation, intercepted by American intelligence agencies, is the most detailed evidence to date that the crown prince considered killing Mr. Khashoggi long before a team of Saudi operatives strangled him inside the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul ...

'Anti-natalist' suing parents for having him without his consent 'Anti-natalist' suing parents for having him without his consent

While you might be inclined to think that he has an antagonistic relationship with his parents, it has been reported that Samuel actually enjoys a cordial relationship with them. He said in his interview with Latestly, "Procreation is the most narcis...

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