Saturday August 24-th, 2019

Ex-NSA official charged with leaking classified drone documents Ex-NSA official charged with leaking classified drone documents

He is expected to make his first court appearance in Nashville on Thursday. In April 2013, court documents allege, while assigned to the NSA , Mr Hale began communicating with the reporter, speaking in person and using encrypted messaging tools.

Indian Navy ships sail through South China Sea with 4-nation flotilla Indian Navy ships sail through South China Sea with 4-nation flotilla

On Thursday, May 9, the U.S. Navy announced that it just completed a series of joint freedom of navigation operations in the South China Sea with along with naval vessels from India, Japan and the Philippines. Jerry Garrido, commanding officer of BRP...

Pope decrees bishops must be directly accountable for sex abuse or cover-ups Pope decrees bishops must be directly accountable for sex abuse or cover-ups

The AP notes that because the reporting requirement "is procedural and not criminal in nature, it can be applied retroactively, meaning priests and nuns are now required to report even old cases of sexual wrongdoing and cover-ups - and enjoy whistleb...

Young Afghan amputees joy at dancing on new leg Young Afghan amputees joy at dancing on new leg

The artificial limb was fixed by the orthopaedic centre of the International Committee of the Red Cross in Afghanistan . The video shows the onlookers and patients gathered at the hospital cheering and greeting the boy as he dances in delight on t...

Missing piece of Stonehenge returned 60 years later Missing piece of Stonehenge returned 60 years later

No-one knew where it was until Robert Phillips, 89, who was involved in those works, chose to return part of it. The conservation work done back then was to raise a fallen complex of two vertical stones and one top horizontal stone, called trilitho...

Deputy of Venezuela’s Guaido arrested and dragged away by tow truck Deputy of Venezuela’s Guaido arrested and dragged away by tow truck

On Wednesday, the Supreme Court also accused three other lawmakers of committing crimes including conspiracy, rebellion and treason, and asked the Constituent Assembly to determine whether to strip them of their immunity. U.S. President Donald Trump'...

European Union rejects 'ultimatums' from Iran over nuclear deal European Union rejects 'ultimatums' from Iran over nuclear deal

As the current administration abandoned the 2016 nuclear deal, hailed as one of the principal achievements of President Barack Obama's White House, the other JCPOA signatories agreed to persevere with the plan. perhaps even provide some support in ...

Pope Francis highlights demographic crisis and plight of refugees during Bulgaria visit Pope Francis highlights demographic crisis and plight of refugees during Bulgaria visit

After the children sang for Pope Francis at the Vrazhdebna refugee center, the pope thanked them and told the parents that their children "carry joy in your journey, a journey that can bring suffering, the suffering of leaving a country and trying to...

Australia takes responsibility for typos on 46M bank notes Australia takes responsibility for typos on 46M bank notes

The new bill is part of next-generation currency now being rolled out by the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA). The owner of Sterling Currency in Fremantle, Andrew Crellin says there's 46 million of these notes in circulation. It was spotted by an ea...

Active weather pattern keeps storms and flooding in the forecast Active weather pattern keeps storms and flooding in the forecast

A cold front meandering across the state will bring some big changes to KAKEland Wednesday into Thursday. A few storms may produce strong wind gusts. Through Thursday, more than 40 million Americans are at risk of seeing severe weather from Texas t...

Denver voters say 'yes' to decriminalizing 'magic mushrooms' Denver voters say 'yes' to decriminalizing 'magic mushrooms'

There was no polling on citywide views of psilocybin decriminalization, and in the weeks leading up to the vote, the measure largely flew under the radar. Matthews said psilocybin has been shown to help reduce dependence on opioids. The vote was ...

Gov. DeSantis signs bill allowing more armed teachers Gov. DeSantis signs bill allowing more armed teachers

The bill also has other aspects designed at protecting students, including standardized risk assessment for students deemed to be a threat and new guidelines for school-based mental health. The teachers will get one-time $500 stipends. Democrats sp...

More than 1,000 guns seized from home in upscale LA neighborhood More than 1,000 guns seized from home in upscale LA neighborhood

The LAPD said a warrant was served at around 4:00am on Wednesday at the home on North Beverly Glen Boulevard, not far from Sunset Boulevard. A cache of ammunition was also seized from the Westwood home. "It's just beyond comprehension that somebody c...

DU teachers divided over PM Modi’s remark on Rajiv Gandhi DU teachers divided over PM Modi’s remark on Rajiv Gandhi

Patel said as the BJP has done nothing in its five- year rule, the party is now harping on nationalism, trying to divide Hindus and Muslims and spread hatred between India and Pakistan for electoral gains. Stepping up her attack on Prime Minister ...

Prince Harry and Meghan to introduce new baby Prince Harry and Meghan to introduce new baby

It's a variant of the name Archibald, although the Royal Family hasn't specified if that's the baby's full name or not. Add Royal Family as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Royal Family news, video, and analysis from ABC News.

Donald Trump: 'What the Hell Happened to Beto?' Donald Trump: 'What the Hell Happened to Beto?'

I want to be in the room, I wanna watch that one". Federal emergency funds to the area hit by the Category 5 hurricane and elsewhere have been caught up in a Washington standoff over Trump's opposition to more hurricane aid for Puerto Rico.

Trump briefs Republican senators on emerging U.S. immigration plan Trump briefs Republican senators on emerging U.S. immigration plan

Under the plan, which does not address temporary visa categories, including for laborers, the same number of immigrants would be permitted to enter the country, but their composition would change. A group of Republican senators, including Utah Sen. ...

Women buy box of Legos, find $40K in meth inside Women buy box of Legos, find $40K in meth inside

The women, who had unwittingly committed a felony, turned over the drugs to the local sheriff's office and Drug Enforcement Administration agents. Three women got the Lego set from a consignment store in Charleston and took it back to Bulloch Cou...

Trump's tax records show loss of over 1 billion USA dollars Trump's tax records show loss of over 1 billion USA dollars

In fact, year after year , Mr. Trump appears to have lost more money than almost any other individual American taxpayer, The Times found when it compared his results with detailed information the I.R.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin this w...

Canada Asks US Help for Diffusing Trade Crisis with China Canada Asks US Help for Diffusing Trade Crisis with China

Two Canadian exporting companies - Richardson International Limited and Viterra Inc. - have had their licenses suspended in China meaning they can not ship canola seeds to China, said Jim Everson, president of the Canola Council of Canada. The CCBC r...

Senate Intel Committee Has Reportedly Subpoenaed Donald Trump Jr Senate Intel Committee Has Reportedly Subpoenaed Donald Trump Jr

The Associated Press and the Wall Street Journal later reported similarly. Trump lawyer Cohen, of course, contradicted Trump, Jr.'s, account of the meetings, claiming, in his own testimony in front of Congress, that he briefed Trump, Jr., and his...

New York Senate OKs giving US House Trump state tax return New York Senate OKs giving US House Trump state tax return

The workings of the New York Senate on Wednesday produced a vote on a bill geared toward making President Donald Trump's state tax returns available for viewing by members of Congress, even as the U.S. For one thing, there's the national security ...

Iran accuses U.S. of 'psychological warfare' with taskforce deployment Iran accuses U.S. of 'psychological warfare' with taskforce deployment

Shanahan called the move, on Twitter , a "prudent repositioning of assets in response to indications of a credible threat by Iranian regime forces". The expedited deployments also include Air Force B-52s sent to the Middle East. The officials ...

Blast In Afghan Capital Kabul, Casualties Feared Blast In Afghan Capital Kabul, Casualties Feared

The organisation's office building is located near the attorney general's office in Shahr-e-Naw area in the centre of Kabul city. "The attack is over and security forces cleared the building and rescued hundreds of people, including group employe...

Four children die in devastating Harlem apartment fire: 'They were attractive kids' Four children die in devastating Harlem apartment fire: 'They were attractive kids'

All were pronounced dead on the scene. All were believed to be members of the same family, he said. Officials believe the fire was sparked by a stove burner that was left on overnight, reported PIX11. 'There was so much smoke you couldn't even see,...

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