Monday April 23-rd, 2018

Republicans preparing short-term plan to avert government shutdown Republicans preparing short-term plan to avert government shutdown

Rep. Ron DeSantis, R-Fla., another Freedom Caucus member, said he's opposed to a short-term spending bill, "If it's a two week plan and we go and do an orgy of spending that throws Christmas tree stuff on the bill". Lamar Alexander of Tennessee and D...

JSO officer taunts convicted shooter during sentencing JSO officer taunts convicted shooter during sentencing

The son wasn't injured, and the detective managed to shoot Rojas before he fled the scene, according to the station. After Rojas pulled over, he began firing a handgun at the officer and his son. It will be 25 years before Rojas can be considered for...

Vermont woman charged with making deadly poison ricin in retirement home Vermont woman charged with making deadly poison ricin in retirement home

According to newly filed federal court documents, a Wake Robin resident said she made homemade ricin to harm herself, but first she wanted to test its effectiveness on others to see if it worked. The bottles were labeled "Ricin" and "Castor beans", a...

White House Work Orders reveal Pest Infestation White House Work Orders reveal Pest Infestation

But this outbreak is especially alarming: Mice have repeatedly invaded the White House Situation Room, records indicate, forcing officials to request an exterminator to set "more traps". The request included instructions to replace the seat "after ...

McDonald's Employee Gets $110000 Reward for Murder Suspect Tip McDonald's Employee Gets $110000 Reward for Murder Suspect Tip

Their son is accused of murdering four people and terrorizing a Tampa neighborhood. Her tip to police on Tuesday led to the arrest of 24-year-old Howell Emanuel Donaldson III. ". I appreciate all the well wishes and kind words from our community", sh...

Trump Reportedly Urged Top GOP Lawmakers To End Russia Probe Trump Reportedly Urged Top GOP Lawmakers To End Russia Probe

Burr said in an interview with the Times President Trump's comments were along the lines of hoping the investigation can conclude as quickly as possible. The others are the House Intelligence Committee and the Senate Judiciary Committee. Per ...

Conyers' attorney says accuser brought daughter, niece to work for him Conyers' attorney says accuser brought daughter, niece to work for him

Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan has also urged Conyers to step down. Conyers vehemently denies Brown's allegations, but he has yet to reveal why he allegedly paid her $27K in hush money if he is innocent. "He seemed to have taken on the attitu...

Kenya Sevens win against Canada in Dubai Kenya Sevens win against Canada in Dubai

New Zealand had looked on course to go all the way after a day one where they defeated South Africa 40-0 and France 28-7, before thrashing the USA. Olympic champions Fiji won all three matches en-route to the last eight, including a 26-19 win over ...

Navy Chief Admiral Sunil Lanba Admits INS Chakra's SONAR Damaged Navy Chief Admiral Sunil Lanba Admits INS Chakra's SONAR Damaged

The Navy Chief said if China plans to use the Pakistani port of Gwadar in Balochistan as a base for its Peoples' Liberation Army Navy (PLAN), India will have to reassess the threat assessment and devise ways to deal with it. "Three of them are part o...

Central Texas lawmaker paid $84K to settle sexual harassment claim Central Texas lawmaker paid $84K to settle sexual harassment claim

Greene revealed in the legal complaint that the congressman 'regularly drank to excess, and because of his tendency to flirt, the staffers who accompanied him to Capitol Hill functions would joke they had to be on "red head patrol to keep him out of ...

Turkish gold trader says Erdogan involved in Iran money laundering Turkish gold trader says Erdogan involved in Iran money laundering

The gold trader, Reza Zarrab, who helped orchestrate the billion-dollar scheme, recently pleaded guilty to conspiring to evade the sanctions and has become a witness for American prosecutors. Zarrab recalled how he paired up with a jeweler in 2012 to...

Russia Calls US Threat to Destroy N.Korea a 'Bloodthirsty Tirade' Russia Calls US Threat to Destroy N.Korea a 'Bloodthirsty Tirade'

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov argued on Thursday that with its hostile actions and rhetoric Washington has been looking for an excuse to destroy North Korea. Also today, Russian lawmakers who visited Pyongyang said North Korea was not prepar...

Colorado: 10-year-old minor strangled herself over 'bullying' Colorado: 10-year-old minor strangled herself over 'bullying'

Ashawnty was in the hospital for almost two weeks on life support before she died on Wednesday. You're having stomach aches every day", Ziegler said."You're telling me you have a headache and can't go to school. Her mother said, "I want other parents...

Boston: Senate Plans to Investigate Misconduct Report Boston: Senate Plans to Investigate Misconduct Report

Sen. Harriette Chandler called the decision an "unprecedented step" in a statement her office released shortly before midnight. One of the men, described as a policy advocate, told the Globe that in 2015 Hefner - who was then Rosenberg's fiancé -...

Jimmy Kimmel delivers scathing response to Roy Moore after their 'Twitter war' Jimmy Kimmel delivers scathing response to Roy Moore after their 'Twitter war'

Thursday afternoon, Moore tweeted this to Kimmel: If you want to mock our Christian values, come down here to Alabama and do it man to man. But the bottom line is this: I accept the invitation. I'll wear a Girl Scout uniform so you can have somet...

Philadelphia man stabbed teen girl to death, burned body Philadelphia man stabbed teen girl to death, burned body

According to WPVI , Sabriya McLean traveled to Philadelphia from her home in DE on Monday to meet Cole Swaringer-Herring, 23, whom she met on Facebook. Sabriya McLean had just turned 15 in October. The motive is still unknown. "It was a very vi...

Eagles DL Fletcher Cox being sued for stealing another man's wife Eagles DL Fletcher Cox being sued for stealing another man's wife

North Carolina is one of only a few states in the United States that allows people to sue a cheating spouse's lover for alienation of affection. He did not know of their relationship until September when he discovered a series of explicit text messag...

Queens model found dead with throat slashed in rural Jamaica Queens model found dead with throat slashed in rural Jamaica

Gibbon, the oldest of three girls, had traveled to the country on October 20 and had a three-month visa to stay in the country, according to the family. "And she taught herself Portuguese". Gibbon's grief stricken family created a GoFundMe accoun...

German Christmas market evacuated after suspicious package found German Christmas market evacuated after suspicious package found

Police in the area posted a tweet saying that their "IED suspicion was confirmed". The object was reportedly planted on a children's carousel located at the Christmas market, local media report, citing unnamed witnesses. It was delivered to the pharm...

Turkey seeks arrest of ex-CIA officer Fuller over coup plot Turkey seeks arrest of ex-CIA officer Fuller over coup plot

Prosecutors claim that Fuller also participated in this meeting. Turkish officials also think that Fuller was instrumental in obtaining permanent United States residency for the Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen who has been accused of being the master...

Trump issues sanctions warning after North Korea missile test Trump issues sanctions warning after North Korea missile test

North Korea launched an intercontinental ballistic test on early Wednesday North Korea time, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un declared that he could now hit the entire US with a nuclear weapon. In September, the North Koreans fired a ballistic mis...

Russell Simmons' Former Crew Want Him Around Despite Sexual Assault Allegations Russell Simmons' Former Crew Want Him Around Despite Sexual Assault Allegations

Set to premiere December 1, " All Def Comedy " received an order for six half-hour episodes from HBO earlier this year. All Def Comedy , taped at Los Angeles' Avalon Theatre and hosted by Tony Rock, is produced by All Def Digital, the company Sim...

Man caught painting new direction arrows to speed up his commute Man caught painting new direction arrows to speed up his commute

He was taken into custody and the Jiangsu province police fined the 28-year-old man 1,000 yuan ($151). Road markings have now been altered back to the way they originally were. Authorities later ordered maintenance workers to remove Cai's handiwork...

Journalist shot dead by unidentified bike-borne assailants, investigation underway Journalist shot dead by unidentified bike-borne assailants, investigation underway

Identified as Naveen Gupta, he was shot at by three to four bike-borne assailants. The reason for the killing is unclear, police said, adding that top officials were rushed to the crime spot. Meanwhile, Chief Minister Yogi Aditya Nath has directed ...

Root thought Stokes' airport appearance was a joke Root thought Stokes' airport appearance was a joke

Live text commentary on the BBC Sport website and app. Australia skipper Steve Smith on Friday confirmed that the hosts would field an unchanged XI for the historic day-night second Ashes Test against England at the Adelaide Oval from Saturda...

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