Thursday September 19-th, 2019

Mass Shooting In Australia: Here's What We Know So Far Mass Shooting In Australia: Here's What We Know So Far

Taxi driver Hassan Baydoun, 33, had already been named as a victim, but on Wednesday afternoon police offered details into the three others killed: three men aged 52, 57, and 75. "We don't yet know this wasn't domestic violence, but we do know this p...

Eid-el-Fitr: Bauchi Gov preaches peace, tolerance, cautions motorists on overspeeding Eid-el-Fitr: Bauchi Gov preaches peace, tolerance, cautions motorists on overspeeding

This year's Eid times have proved controversial as the Mecca announcement used to determine the date of some United Kingdom celebrations said the crescent moon was seen on Monday. My creator and your Creator is Allah. As Kashmir dwells into the cel...

'I never called her nasty,' Trump denies Duchess of Sussex insult 'I never called her nasty,' Trump denies Duchess of Sussex insult

President Donald Trump has revealed he almost went over to Prince Harry to discuss his "nasty" Meghan Markle comments. "Someone told me actually that it was Meghan who had tried to make peace, [she] had tried to calm things down between Har...

Migrant Apprehensions So Far This Year Exceed Total Years for Last Decade Migrant Apprehensions So Far This Year Exceed Total Years for Last Decade

More than 63% of those apprehended were children and people traveling as families. The numbers of those apprehended do not include those who were deemed to have been inadmissible, which adds another 11,391 people to the total for May. Children are ...

Australia - uptick in asylum seekers by boat over past month Australia - uptick in asylum seekers by boat over past month

Operation Sovereign Borders boss Craig Furini, who is in Sri Lanka with Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton, praised the country's navy for pulling off the rescue. Last week, the government said the navy had stopped a vessel originating from Sri Lan...

President Trump says there's 'always a chance' of war with Iran President Trump says there's 'always a chance' of war with Iran

Tamir Hayman said , speaking at the Intelligence Legacy Center conference in Tel Aviv as part of the Israel Defense Expo. Do I want to? No. "There's always a chance". The comments come amid heightened tension between the two countries , after Tru...

'Woo-hoo!' At 97, D-Day Veteran Parachutes Into Normandy 'Woo-hoo!' At 97, D-Day Veteran Parachutes Into Normandy

Engines throbbing, C-47 transport planes dropped group after group of parachutists, a couple of hundred in all - including a 97-year-old D-Day veteran, Tom Rice. Approximately 200 parachutists participated in the jump over Normandy on Wednesday, re...

Three U.S. tourists died at same hotel in Dominican Republic Three U.S. tourists died at same hotel in Dominican Republic

Five days later, engaged couple Edward Nathaniel Holmes and Cynthia Day, were found dead in their room by a resort employee who went in after they failed to check out. "At one point, she [Miranda Schaup-Werner] was sitting there happily smiling and...

Mass shooting at a beach in Virginia Mass shooting at a beach in Virginia

Virginia Beach city manager Dave Hansen said during a press conference on June 2, "To my knowledge, the perpetrator's performance was satisfactory , he was in good standing within his department, and there were no issues of discipline ongoing"....

Donald Trump wades into Brexit crisis as he arrives for state visit Donald Trump wades into Brexit crisis as he arrives for state visit

President's views on Brexit, the UK's next leader and a row over China's Huawei. The first day of the State Visit will also see the Trumps entertained to lunch at Buckingham Palace by the Queen with the Duke of Sussex also on the guest list for thi...

Lawmakers react to Gov. Northam's call for gun reform legislation Lawmakers react to Gov. Northam's call for gun reform legislation

The governor has long advocated for stricter gun control. Boyer explained this was due to the fact that the National Firearms Act , which heavily regulates silencers, machineguns, and some other firearms, falls under federal tax law and the regist...

Trump makes first presidential visit to Ireland Trump makes first presidential visit to Ireland

He went on: "When I asked the extent to which the British were ready for this, and the answers I got back were pretty coy". There were a number of clashes between pro and anti-Trump groups throughout the day. But some on both sides of the Atlantic ...

Trump visit: Meghan's very nice, insists president after 'nasty' row Trump visit: Meghan's very nice, insists president after 'nasty' row

Watch Trump's full interview (below). On Sunday, Trump suggested that his remarks had been taken out of context. It comes following controversy over an interview with Mr Trump in which he criticised the Duchess of Sussex for calling him a mis...

Russian Federation intercepts United States military plane multiple times over global waters Russian Federation intercepts United States military plane multiple times over global waters

The incident has irked the US Navy which earlier issued a statement accusing the Su-35 of conducting "a high-speed pass directly in front of the mission aircraft, which "put our pilots and crew at risk". "After the U.S. aircraft changed its traje...

North Korea suspends Mass Games after Kim Jong Un criticized famous show North Korea suspends Mass Games after Kim Jong Un criticized famous show

She had accompanied him to his summits with U.S. President Donald Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-in and had joined other dignitaries in the stands at last year's Winter Olympics in South Korea. However, according to CEO of Korea Risk Group...

House passed $19 billion disaster aid package House passed $19 billion disaster aid package

The House on Monday overwhelmingly passed a $19.1 billion disaster aid package after several GOP members derailed three earlier attempts at passage, sending the long-awaited measure to President Donald Trump's desk. Republicans criticized the b...

China flexes muscles in commercial space race China flexes muscles in commercial space race

The small rocket, created to be deployed quickly and from mobile launch sites such as a ship, carried seven satellites, including one that measures sea-surface winds to forecast typhoons. Before this sea launch, the rocket passed six successful fligh...

Ireland Braces for Wave of Protests Ahead of Donald Trump's Visit Ireland Braces for Wave of Protests Ahead of Donald Trump's Visit

Asked if the NHS would be included in post-Brexit trade talks, Mr Trump said "everything is on the table". "It's not clear yet who it's going to be, but I think everybody's jockeying for position". James' Palace will bring together 10 leading compani...

Plans announced to host ‘Straight Pride Parade’ in Boston Plans announced to host ‘Straight Pride Parade’ in Boston

The group - Super Happy Fun America - has applied to the city government to hold their march, and approval is now pending. The organization Super Happy Fun America, which claims to advocate "on behalf of the straight community in order to foste...

Trump’s warning on NHS deals early blow to trade hopes Trump’s warning on NHS deals early blow to trade hopes

According to reports, Trump called Johnson earlier Tuesday and suggested a one-on-one meeting during his visit to the United Kingdom , but the former foreign secretary turned down the offer, saying he was focused on a political event. She will giv...

Brexit minister James Cleverly pulls out of Tory leadership race

Speaking on the Today programme, Dr Fox (pictured) accepted that the United Kingdom having different regulatory standards from the European Union would mean border controls between Northern Ireland and the Republic, which he said was why a Brexit d...

Woman Spins Out Of Control During Helicopter Rescue In Phoenix

The basket spun wildly for about 40 seconds, with the crew raising and lowering the 74-year-old several times while trying to slow the spinning. In a press conference later Tuesday, fire officials say the woman was loaded into a Stokes basket aft...

YouTube issues sitewide crackdown on 'hateful' videos YouTube issues sitewide crackdown on 'hateful' videos

YouTube is now facing heavy criticism revolving around how it enforces - or more accurately, how it doesn't enforce - its policies relating to hate speech and discrimination. "While this is an important step forward, this move alone is insuffici...

Sudan protesters reject military election plan after crackdown Sudan protesters reject military election plan after crackdown

There was no immediate reaction from the protest movement. The motives for Burhan's about-face - if honest - were not immediately clear. Lt. -Gen. Several videos showed security forces beating people with sticks. Other troops crushed two smaller ...

Hotel employee calmly denies racist woman service in the best possible way Hotel employee calmly denies racist woman service in the best possible way

Brooks redirected the woman to the automated reservation hotline twice before deciding to manually book her room himself. 'Y'all still trying to trans shame me but I'm sorry I'm not supporting that bullshit, ' he tweeted in May. 'But I have to thin...

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