Thursday September 19-th, 2019

Three dead in explosion at gas station in Buena Vista, Va. Three dead in explosion at gas station in Buena Vista, Va.

He later said one set of remains was found at the scene. They said its been "quite some time" since they have seen a fire of this size in the area. "Four adults have been transported to Carilion Stone Wall Jackson Hospital and are being treated for i...

Three bodies found with crossbow bolts in German hotel

They were a 33-year-old woman and a 53-year-old man from Rhineland-Palatinate state and a 30-year-old woman from Lower Saxony, who had jointly booked the room on Friday reported AFP. German media reported that the trio had checked into the hotel, whi...

Gunmen kill six in Burkina Faso Catholic Church Gunmen kill six in Burkina Faso Catholic Church

Six people, including a priest, were killed after an attack on a Catholic Church in the Western African nation of Burkina Faso , officials said. "People are holed up in their homes, nothing is going on. The raids began in 2015 in the north bef...

Ocasio-Cortez admits plan to cap interest rates 'sounds radical' Ocasio-Cortez admits plan to cap interest rates 'sounds radical'

Republican Speaker Paul Ryan did the same when the GOP controlled the House. Since entering the political sphere, Ocasio-Cortez has been a champion for the Green New Deal, an economic stimulus concept created to tackle income inequality and climate...

Three bodies found with crossbow wounds in German hotel room Three bodies found with crossbow wounds in German hotel room

Three guests were killed at the "quiet" hotel in Bavaria, southern Germany , after being shot with crossbows in the middle of the night, police said. Local media reports said the victims had booked a triple room on Friday for a three-day stay in the...

Teen apparently mauled to death by dogs, authorities say Teen apparently mauled to death by dogs, authorities say

Quinn III said during a news conference on Friday. She became concerned when he took longer than usual to care for the dogs. Police said a neighbor found the teen and called 911 on Thursday evening. He was enrolled in the school's Community Health ...

Myanmar pilot safely lands plane on its nose after landing gear failure Myanmar pilot safely lands plane on its nose after landing gear failure

According to reports, Myanmar Airlines flight UB-103 landed at around 9 a.m.in Mandalay, a popular tourist city, with 89 people on board. The passengers were evacuated with proper emergency evacuations by the cabin crew as well. The pilot could lan...

Italy explains refusal to recognize Venezuela's Guaido Italy explains refusal to recognize Venezuela's Guaido

Guaido is leading a campaign to oust President Nicolas Maduro and is recognized by countries including Canada as Venezuela's interim president. He also called for Venezuelans to take to the streets on Saturday for fresh protests against Maduro...

Houthi rebels to withdraw from Hodeida and other Yemeni ports Houthi rebels to withdraw from Hodeida and other Yemeni ports

Mohammed Ali al-Houthi, the head of the Houthis' Supreme Revolutionary Committee, said the pullout from Hodeidah as well as the Saleef and Ras Issa ports started at 10am local time (07:00GMT) on Saturday. According to United Nations diplomats, Houthi...

Trump Rattles Saber At China Ahead Of Make-Or-Break Trade Talks Trump Rattles Saber At China Ahead Of Make-Or-Break Trade Talks

In his own remarks to reporters on Thursday, Trump said he got a "very attractive letter" from Chinese President Xi Jinping about the trade negotiations, and that he'll meet with Chinese officials at 5 p.m. paperwork today" to impose a 25 percent t...

Earthquake of 6.3 magnitude jolts southern Japan, no tsunami warning Earthquake of 6.3 magnitude jolts southern Japan, no tsunami warning

There have been no reports on casualties or damage so far and no tsunami warning has been issued. On Mar 11, 2011, a devastating 9.0-magnitude quake struck under the Pacific Ocean, and the resulting tsunami caused widespread damage and killed more ...

Britain's Conservatives in fourth place in European Union election poll, Farage leads Britain's Conservatives in fourth place in European Union election poll, Farage leads

Opinium believes Mr Farage was taking using his party's clear pro-Brexit stance to win voters, while Remain supporters decide which party to throw its weight behind. Change UK's Gavin Shuker said: "Change UK, the Green Party, the Liberal Democrats ...

Singapore passes 'fake news' legislation that threatens press Singapore passes 'fake news' legislation that threatens press

Presented as a bulwark against fake news, the laws allow ministers in the government to take action against what they consider to be false and misleading content, meaning politician can order content to be taken down or amended. However the bill was ...

Dozens of passengers rescued from B.C. whale-watching boat Dozens of passengers rescued from B.C. whale-watching boat

Wearing life jackets, the tourists were loaded in groups onto smaller rescue boats then moved onto larger Coast Guard vessels in deeper water, before eventually being transported back to Victoria. tour boat in the area. She says initially 30 passen...

Victory Day Military Parade Held in Moscow Victory Day Military Parade Held in Moscow

More than 13,000 Russian servicemen participated in the parade and over 130 units of modern weapons and military equipment were displayed with the presence of Russian President Vladimir Putin, senior officials, war veterans and guests. In the afterno...

Shark attack kills surfer off France's Reunion Shark attack kills surfer off France's Reunion

The surfer, a man aged 28, lost a leg in the attack and was pronounced dead on being brought back to the port of Saint-Leu in the west of the island, emergency services told AFP . The study found that in the months of June, July and August between 2...

London Mayor Sadiq Khan: Trump Doesn't Deserve A State Visit London Mayor Sadiq Khan: Trump Doesn't Deserve A State Visit

Mr Khan told the paper's magazine that the abuse had gone from "name-calling, trolling and threats to terrorism". The mayor of London has round-the-clock police protection after threats on social media, he has revealed in an interview with The Tim...

Trump picks ex-Boeing executive Shanahan as defense secretary Trump picks ex-Boeing executive Shanahan as defense secretary

Shanahan was the deputy secretary of defense during Mattis' two-year tenure. In his first reaction to the development, Shanahan said, "I am honored by today's announcement of President Trump's intent to nominate". Sen. FILE - Jim Mattis, U.S. sec...

Trump lawyer Giuliani abandons controversial trip to Ukraine Trump lawyer Giuliani abandons controversial trip to Ukraine

Giuliani said his meeting with Zelensky is "not confirmed yet", but he noted that if the meeting does occur, he is "going to tell him that I know about the people that are surrounding him and how important it is to do a full, complete and fair inve...

Mother’s Day 2019: History, Importance and why we celebrate mother’s day Mother’s Day 2019: History, Importance and why we celebrate mother’s day

When it comes to Mother's Day gift-giving, planning ahead is a surefire way to snag the flawless Mother's Day gift-but as it turns out, procrastination can have its perks. Suffragist and writer Julia Ward Howe first suggested the idea of Mother's...

White House asked McGahn to say Trump didn't obstruct justice

Notably, the Mueller report included comments that Trump made disparaging McGahn as disloyal and someone who likely leaked information to the press to make himself look good. After that episode was revealed, the president asked Mr. McGahn to create...

Police take No. 2 leader of Venezuela congress Police take No. 2 leader of Venezuela congress

On Wednesday, the court accused three others of the same crimes. "He was captured by the Central Intelligence Agency a year ago and was working as a traitor , mole and infiltrator", Maduro said of Figuera, whose defection to the opposition saw h...

Trump 'very surprised' by son's subpoena in Russia probe

Donald Trump Jr . may be headed for jail if he refuses to honor a Senate subpoena. It's the first known subpoena of a member of Trump's immediate family and a new sign that the Senate panel is continuing with its own two-year-long investigation.

‘I just shot up a synagogue’, gunman tells 911 operator after attack ‘I just shot up a synagogue’, gunman tells 911 operator after attack

He told the dispatcher that he thought he had killed some people and that he did it "because Jewish people are destroying the white race". Earnest will face 109 federal counts, including 54 counts of obstructing the free exercise of religious belie...

Violence erupts in Hong Kong parliament Violence erupts in Hong Kong parliament

The democrats say the pro-China lawmakers breached rules in forming their own committee to try and ram through the legislation. Taiwan authorities said on Friday that it has no intention of asking Hong Kong to return a murder suspect because it is ...

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