Saturday August 24-th, 2019

Rod Rosenstein to step down Rod Rosenstein to step down

Deputy U.S. Attorney General Rod Rosenstein testifies at a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) on June 7, 2017. President Trump reacted furiously to the interview, tweeting of "illegal and treas...

Woman, 3 children dead after shooting at MI home Woman, 3 children dead after shooting at MI home

She says someone discovered the bodies and called 911. The four bodies were found at a home northeast of Kent City, Sheriff Michelle LaJoye-Young said. "It's been very hard for our investigators and for the community as well". Authorities said ...

Cops: DNA Evidence From Napkin Links Jerry Westrom to 1993 Murder Cops: DNA Evidence From Napkin Links Jerry Westrom to 1993 Murder

According to the Minneapolis Star-Tribune , the police trailed suspect Jerry Westrom to a hockey game and fished a napkin out of the the trash in an attempt to link him to the 1993 killing of a woman named Jeanne Ann "Jeanie" Childs. Westrom was ar...

IS fighters held in Syria 'time bomb': SDF IS fighters held in Syria 'time bomb': SDF

Without a deal with the US -led coalition, experts say Kobani may have to strike a deal with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to avoid a Turkish sweep or a resurgence of Islamic State. "So, the discussion really isn't about US forces staying here", h...

India takes Pakistan to UN's highest court in spying case India takes Pakistan to UN's highest court in spying case

Harish Salve in ICJ: On 19th June, 2017, India responded to the request for assistance in investigation & pointed that not only Jadhav had been denied consular access but no credible evidence have been provided by Pakistan to show his involvement in ...

North Carolina's elections board holds hearing on ballot fraud allegation North Carolina's elections board holds hearing on ballot fraud allegation

But the state has twice refused to declare Harris the victor after hearing reports of irregularities just before the November 2016 election in rural Bladen County, home of a political operative named Leslie McCrae Dowless Jr . Kim Strach, execut...

Roger Stone Flagrantly Posts Image of Judge and Crosshairs Roger Stone Flagrantly Posts Image of Judge and Crosshairs

Stone says he has removed the image from his Instagram page , but in two new posts says the photo was "misinterpreted", and was just "a random photo taken from the Internet." "Please inform the Court that the photograph and comment today was imp...

Sailor from iconic World War 2 kiss photograph passes away aged 95 Sailor from iconic World War 2 kiss photograph passes away aged 95

In this July 2, 2009, photo George Mendonsa poses for a photo in Middletown, R.I., holding a copy of the famous Alfred Eisenstadt photo of Mendonsa kissing a woman in a nurse's uniform in Times Square on August 14, 1945, while celebrating the end of ...

Assad warns Syria's Kurds that US will not protect them Assad warns Syria's Kurds that US will not protect them

The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces declared the final push to eliminate ISIS from eastern Syria last Saturday. With Daesh's self-declared caliphate now in ruins, the Kurds fear being left at the mercy of Turkey after the U.S. The U.S. prese...

Lords committee report finds UK's arms causing 'significant civilian casualties' in Yemen Lords committee report finds UK's arms causing 'significant civilian casualties' in Yemen

It said this was not an "adequate way" of ensuring the obligations of the arms trade treaty were being met. The committee found that although "conclusive evidence is not yet available" the sales put the United Kingdom "narrowly" on the wrong si...

Anthony Weiner released from prison, will register as sex offender Anthony Weiner released from prison, will register as sex offender

Anthony Weiner has been released from federal prison and is serving out the rest of his sentence in a halfway house, records show. According to the New York Post , Weiner has been transferred from Federal Medical Centre in Devens, Massachusetts wh...

Americans arrested in Haiti Americans arrested in Haiti

The identities of the people taken into custody were not immediately available. Crews were clearing barricaded streets where tens of thousands of Haitians had protested to demand the resignation of President Jovenel Moise amid anger over rising price...

Teacher gets short haircut to match bullied student Teacher gets short haircut to match bullied student

Now, both teacher and student have matching haircuts and even matching bows! "So, I did something today". Eventually, Prisilla approached Grimm and told her she wanted her hair to be long (like Grimm's). But she saw it through. However, the stude...

Trudeau’s closest adviser, Gerald Butts has resigned over SNC-scandal Trudeau’s closest adviser, Gerald Butts has resigned over SNC-scandal

Trudeau has faced criticism since Jody Wilson-Raybould quit Trudeau's cabinet unexpectedly after a newspaper reported this month she had been pressured by the prime minister's team to go easy on construction company SNC-Lavalin previous year when she...

Aurora business opens doors to employees after fatal shooting Aurora business opens doors to employees after fatal shooting

Pinkard's Facebook page says she's from Laurel, Mississippi. She called Henry Pratt, where he had been plant manager since the spring of 2018, and a woman answered and said she was "barricaded in her room with police everywhere". The Aurora business ...

Trump receives report on security threat of vehicle imports Trump receives report on security threat of vehicle imports

The disclosure of the submission came less than two hours before the end of a 270-day deadline. The European Union warned Monday it would react swiftly if President Trump hits EU auto imports with tariffs, a day after the president received a Co...

Iran presents new Fateh submarine armed with cruise missile

Press TV tweeted images of the submarine ahead of the event. Fars said the near 600-tonne underwater vessel is equipped with torpedoes and naval mines in addition to cruise missiles, and can operate more than 600-feet below the surface for up to...

Russian Flag Which Appeared On Salisbury Cathedral Overnight Labelled 'Stupid Stunt' Russian Flag Which Appeared On Salisbury Cathedral Overnight Labelled 'Stupid Stunt'

Mr Skripal and his daughter, Yulia, were poisoned with the military-grade nerve agent Novichok previous year. Months later, Salisbury Cathedral came to worldwide attention when the two Russian agents accused of carrying out the attack claimed the...

UK's Hunt says Brexit talks in 'crucial final period' UK's Hunt says Brexit talks in 'crucial final period'

The PM announced she will return to Brussels for further talks with European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker next week, and revealed plans to speak to the leaders of every EU member state over the coming days. Despite reports over the week...

Danny Dyer says ISIS schoolgirl,19, 'should be allowed' back to the UK Danny Dyer says ISIS schoolgirl,19, 'should be allowed' back to the UK

But Dyer replied: "Being radicalised, though, and actually jumping on a plane and going to Syria , I don't understand what's going on there, and now she wants to come back". "But to kill people like women and children just like the women and childre...

Caster Semenya an easy target, says South Africa's sports minister Caster Semenya an easy target, says South Africa's sports minister

Caster Semenya has arrived at worldwide sport's best-known tribunal for a hearing in a landmark case that will challenge science and gender politics. They said: "Ms Semenya believes the IAAF press release is a clear breach of the confidentiality pr...

Florida 6th-grader arrested after confrontation over pledge Florida 6th-grader arrested after confrontation over pledge

The boy's mother, Dhakira Talbot , says the substitute teacher was "wrong" and "way out of place". She told Bay News 9: 'I'm upset, I'm angry. I'm hurt, more so for my son. Talbot, who wants the charges against her son dropped, told BayNews9 tha...

Vegan couple almost starved 5-month-old to death Vegan couple almost starved 5-month-old to death

Police attending the home of parents Julia French, 20, and Robert Buskey, 31, on Wednesday, found the child "close to death" - with sunken eyes, loose skin on his extremities, and his ribs and other bones were showing, according to local reports.

Irish backstop can't be changed for Brexit deal - Estonian president Irish backstop can't be changed for Brexit deal - Estonian president

Mrs May had made clear that she wanted to "reopen" the Withdrawal Agreement to secure legal reassurance on the backstop, said Mr Lidington, though he accepted that would be "very difficult". As the United Kingdom moves closer towards a no-deal scenar...

Canada advises against all travel to Haiti Canada advises against all travel to Haiti

Answering to that question, Ceant said: "I guarantee you, the youth, that the question will not go unanswered". "It was a unsafe game". "They're very destitute down here", she added on the reasons for the protests. Earlier Friday, Prime Minister ...

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