Sunday December 15-th, 2019

Empty Boeing 737 makes emergency landing after experiencing engine trouble Empty Boeing 737 makes emergency landing after experiencing engine trouble

China has since threatened to exclude the Max from a list of purchasing commitments in trade negotiations with the USA; announced a $35 billion order for Airbus SE jets that's almost double what was touted a year ago; and suspended a certificate of a...

Biden doesn't recall alleged kissing incident from 2014 Biden doesn't recall alleged kissing incident from 2014

In 2014, she was the Democratic nominee for Lieutenant Governor of the state. She described an incident in which the 76-year-old, who is reportedly considering a run for president in the 2020 election , kissed her on the back of the head moments...

Linda McMahon Is Leaving The Trump Administration Linda McMahon Is Leaving The Trump Administration

She was one of the more behind-the-scenes figures in Trump's cabinet. Politico first reported McMahon's impending departure. McMahon and her husband, Vince McMahon, were close friends with Trump and backed his presidential run in 2016.

Tourist Taking Photos Falls to Death in Grand Canyon Tourist Taking Photos Falls to Death in Grand Canyon

Members of the group had gotten very close to the edge of the canyon, and the man who fell stumbled while trying to take a photo and fell over the canyon's rim. Another visitor to the national park apparently died Tuesday, when park authorities respo...

Macau man dies while taking selfie at Grand Canyon Macau man dies while taking selfie at Grand Canyon

Media reports from Hong Kong public broadcaster RTHK and Macao public broadcaster TDM say the man is from Macao, a former Portuguese colony located to the west of Hong Kong, and was in the USA on a seven-day West Coast tour that was organized by a ...

Wilson-Raybould recorded conversation while facing pressure over SNC-Lavalin

Wilson-Raybould submitted more material to the members of the committee this week. Update: Global News is reporting that, according to a "source with knowledge of the matter" the recording will be made public. She tells Wernick several times she ...

John Bolton calls Russian presence in Venezuela a 'direct threat' John Bolton calls Russian presence in Venezuela a 'direct threat'

Aid supplies have been stockpiled just outside the Venezuelan borders in Colombia and Brazil. Maduro retains control of state functions and the loyalty of the country's military. "We strongly caution actors external to the Western Hemisphere agains...

U.K. lawmakers reject government's Brexit deal U.K. lawmakers reject government's Brexit deal

Britain is not scheduled to hold a national election until 2022, but the gridlock in Parliament makes a snap vote more likely. "She is, frankly, unable to govern", opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said, urging her "either to listen and change...

Suspected jihadists kill 7 US-backed fighters in Syria: commanders Suspected jihadists kill 7 US-backed fighters in Syria: commanders

In its claim of responsibility, IS said its followers targeted a checkpoint on the western edge of Manbij and confiscated the weapons of the US -backed fighters. The fate of Manbij has been a source of tension between the USA and Turkey, which says t...

N Korea nuclear activity incompatible with denuclearisation N Korea nuclear activity incompatible with denuclearisation

U.S. Army General Robert Abrams (L) testifies during his nomination hearing to be commander of U.S. Forces Korea, on Capitol Hill in Washington , September 25, 2018. "I'm still hopeful that we can engage and negotiate with them and get to the righ...

Case fluffed: Man bullied by colleague who farted near him Case fluffed: Man bullied by colleague who farted near him

David Hingst literally took his former employer Greg Short to court, claiming that he made him quit his job by passing wind just behind him. "The applicant's complaints. According to David Hingst, his former supervisor would simply fart behind him ...

New York accuses opioid maker Purdue of illegal fund transfers to Sacklers New York accuses opioid maker Purdue of illegal fund transfers to Sacklers

The lawsuit , announced Thursday, March 28, alleges that through years of false and deceptive marketing, and by ignoring their duties to prevent the unlawful diversion of controlled substances, six national prescription opioid manufacturers, the Sac...

Nazi Driver Pleads Guilty To 29 Hate Crime Charges Nazi Driver Pleads Guilty To 29 Hate Crime Charges

One of the hate crimes charges against Fields made him eligible for the death penalty, but prosecutors had not yet announced whether they planned to seek that punishment. His sentencing hearing is scheduled for July 3. Amid criticism that the Trump...

Father of Sandy Hook school massacre victim kills himself Father of Sandy Hook school massacre victim kills himself

Regardless of your proximity to the building and whether or not you saw the horrific events of that day that took 17 lives and injured 17 others, you're part of a school community and that community is suffering". Copyright 2019 NPR. To see more, vis...

Call of Duty swatter officially sentenced to prison after fatal incident Call of Duty swatter officially sentenced to prison after fatal incident

A SWAT team showed up at the address provided to him by Gaskill, which was actually the residence of 28-year-old Andrew Finch. In April, the incarcerated Barriss briefly gained access to the Internet-and he took the opportunity to demonstrate that ...

Trump claims he's cared for, funded Puerto Rico more than 'anyone ever' Trump claims he's cared for, funded Puerto Rico more than 'anyone ever'

Senior aides to the President, including trade adviser Peter Navarro, reportedly treated Puerto Rican officials very dismissively during a recent White House conversation and told them to stop requesting meetings. It's unclear how he's arrived at t...

1 dead, 2 barricaded amid standoff at New Hampshire hotel 1 dead, 2 barricaded amid standoff at New Hampshire hotel

Throughout the course of the next several hours, at least one person fired shots out the shattered window at police . The standoff began Wednesday night and stretched into Thursday after the officer-involved shooting with police and the Drug Enf...

New Zealand PM Ardern Arrives at Memorial Service for Christchurch Victims New Zealand PM Ardern Arrives at Memorial Service for Christchurch Victims

Before the service, the trio and their wives laid flowers at the adjacent Al Noor Mosque , the scene of one of the attacks on March 15. Prince William joined NZ Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on a panel at the World Economic Forum meeting in Ja...

Link between Christchurch attacker, Identitarian Movement: Austria’s Kurz Link between Christchurch attacker, Identitarian Movement: Austria’s Kurz

Chancellor Sebastian Kurz added that the Austrian government was looking into dissolving the group, known as the Identitarian Movement of Austria, after domestic intelligence agents seized electronic equipment from the apartment of its leader, Marti...

Saudi Arabia rejects US Golan move at Arab foreign minister Tunis meeting Saudi Arabia rejects US Golan move at Arab foreign minister Tunis meeting

Tunisian foreign minister Khemaies Jhinaoui and Arab League Secretary-General Ahmed Aboul Gheit offered similar sentiments over the status of Jerusalem during the meeting. Ibrahim al-Assaf rejected USA recognizing sovereignty of Israel over the Golan...

Garfield phone mystery solved in Brittany - 35 years later Garfield phone mystery solved in Brittany - 35 years later

The Facebook page for the local marine park said the container was lost in 1983 - and bits and pieces of the novelty phones have been picked up "almost daily" for years. Garfield, a comic created by Jim Davis, has been published since 1978. The dis...

Algeria's ruling coalition partner RND urges Bouteflika to resign Algeria's ruling coalition partner RND urges Bouteflika to resign

The National Rally for Democracy (RND), headed by former prime minister Ahmad Ouyahia, and the National Liberation Front (FLN), led by Mouadh Bouchareb (Bouteflika acts as the honorary president of the party), form Algeria's coalition government.

UK indie duo Her's killed in car crash in Arizona UK indie duo Her's killed in car crash in Arizona

Duo Stephen Fitzpatrick and Audun Laading , as well as manager Trevor Engelbrektson, died while travelling to a gig in California on Wednesday, their record label Heist or Hit said. "Each time they stopped by the office made for an uplifting e...

European parliament vote to abandon Daylight Savings Times European parliament vote to abandon Daylight Savings Times

A new proposal at the Ohio Statehouse would do away with Daylight Savings Time. When do the clocks go forward in 2019? A group of OH state senators have proposed ending the practice of changing the state's clocks twice a year. There is a handy sa...

'Show trials' of women activists resumes in Saudi Arabia 'Show trials' of women activists resumes in Saudi Arabia

There was no immediate comment from the criminal court. Abdullah al-Ouda - son of detained Saudi cleric Salman al-Ouda, who has been held since 2017 - said that the professor was arrested shortly after giving his talk at the fair. Those released in...

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