Saturday August 24-th, 2019

Dems bash Trump for forcing Mexico to crack down on illegals Dems bash Trump for forcing Mexico to crack down on illegals

Trump's tweets follow up on his appearance on Fox News' Ingraham Angle on Thursday, when he called Pelosi a "nasty, vindictive, terrible person" who is " incapable of doing deals ". He said there is "no evidence" to support her contention that h...

Bernie Sanders, 2020 Democratic candidates flock to Iowa Bernie Sanders, 2020 Democratic candidates flock to Iowa

The drop off for support of other candidates is steep as no other Democratic presidential hopeful cracks double digits. Nineteen Democratic presidential candidates delivered rapid-fire sales pitches to Iowa party leaders on Sunday, touting their ab...

Swedish police shoot threatening man at Malmo train station Swedish police shoot threatening man at Malmo train station

Swedish police say officers have shot and wounded a man who was threatening people at a train station. Officers were called out in the city just three hours later to the scene of a separate incident, a shooting leaving one man injured. The scene i...

Kim Dotcom fights United States extradition in New Zealand's top court Kim Dotcom fights United States extradition in New Zealand's top court

Mr Dotcom, who denies the charges, could face a lengthy jail term in the United States if extradited and found guilty. At its peak, Megaupload was the 13th most popular website on the internet and accounted for 4% of all online traffic. North Shore...

Woman killed as crane smashes into flats during Texas thunderstorms Woman killed as crane smashes into flats during Texas thunderstorms

The crane resting on the damaged building in Dallas . Video of the crane collapse was captured by Dallas residents on Twitter . We understand that a woman in the building has died while at least two others are said to be in critical condition...

Chief Brexiteer Boris Johnson baulks at $71 billion European Union exit cost Chief Brexiteer Boris Johnson baulks at $71 billion European Union exit cost

The victor will face the challenge of breaking Britain's impasse over Brexit , an issue that has bedeviled politicians for three years and ultimately defeated outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May . Health Secretary Matt Hancock will argue he is the ...

Trump slams Watergate figure Dean as 'sleazebag' amid Dem testimony Trump slams Watergate figure Dean as 'sleazebag' amid Dem testimony

He told CNN he'll tell the House Judiciary Committee on Monday "how strikingly like Watergate what we're seeing now, as reported in the Mueller report, is". In 1973, Nixon ordered Attorney General Elliot Richardson to fire independent special prosecu...

American Airlines extends Boeing 737 MAX cancellations to September American Airlines extends Boeing 737 MAX cancellations to September

The airline initially canceled flights for the Boeing 737's through August 19 , but has chose to extend the cancellation. The airline " remains confident " that the jets will be cleared for flight once Boeing rolls out software updates and " new t...

Shehbaz slams NAB over arrest of ‘cooperating’ Zardari Shehbaz slams NAB over arrest of ‘cooperating’ Zardari

The arrest came hours after the court refused to extend bail granted to Zardari and his sister Faryal Talpur. However, Faryal Talpur is not arrested. Pakistan's accountability bureau arrested on Monday former president Asif Ali Zardari in a mo...

No winning ticket for Friday night's $60 million Lotto Max jackpot No winning ticket for Friday night's $60 million Lotto Max jackpot

Not only that, but there was also one victor of the Lotto Plus 1 top prize of €1 million, so it really is quite the day for seven figure sums, eh? The numbers drawn in the Plus 1 were 3, 25, 28, 34, 42, 47 , with a bonus of 11.

Iran-linked bomb case in United Kingdom kept 'hidden' Iran-linked bomb case in United Kingdom kept 'hidden'

Radicals linked to Hizbollah, the Lebanese militant group, stashed hoards of disposable ice packs containing ammonium nitrate, an ingredient commonly used to make home made bombs. "While a number of United Kingdom media outlets claim that United King...

Oak Tree Symbolising Donald Trump, Emmanuel Macron Friendship Is Dead Oak Tree Symbolising Donald Trump, Emmanuel Macron Friendship Is Dead

Donald Trump and Emmanuel Macron planting the oak tree with their respective spouses during Macron's U.S. visit in 2018. Images showed only a yellow patch of grass in the spot on the White House South Lawn where the tree was planted. The tree had bee...

Amid criticism, Trump defends Mexico deal avoiding tariffs Amid criticism, Trump defends Mexico deal avoiding tariffs

During the week of 24 May, 5,800 migrants - the highest ever for one day - crossed on a single day, according to a report by The New York Times . "Another false report in the Failing @nytimes", Trump wrote. "They have absolutely no idea", he sai...

Woman opens emergency exit door on plane thinking it's toilet Woman opens emergency exit door on plane thinking it's toilet

The incident happened on Friday night when the Islamabad-bound PK 702 aircraft was on the runway at the Manchester International Airport. Lately, a PIA flight crew forgot to bring back Umrah passengers' luggage from Madina to Islamabad . PIA's spoke...

Kazakhstan police and protesters clash on election day Kazakhstan police and protesters clash on election day

Kassym-Jomart Tokayev is on course to be the first new president in almost 30 years, but some opposition groups say the vote was unfair and should be boycotted. Speculating on the outcome of the tightly-controlled vote, Tokayev's campaign chief told ...

Normalise economic ties or face consequences: Iran urges Europe Normalise economic ties or face consequences: Iran urges Europe

West European signatories, including Germany, want to try to keep the nuclear accord alive, although they share the Trump administration's disquiet about Iran's ballistic missile programme and its role in conflicts in the Middle East, Reuters said ....

NBC 5 Forecast: Afternoon and evening storms possible | Weather NBC 5 Forecast: Afternoon and evening storms possible | Weather

High: 82. Wind: N 10-20 miles per hour. The cloud cover will keep temperatures a bit cooler for the afternoon with highs in the mid to upper 70s. Overnight lows should drop back into the mid-50s with a 60 percent chance of showers. Temperatures wil...

Six accused in Kathua rape and murder case held guilty, one acquitted Six accused in Kathua rape and murder case held guilty, one acquitted

The lawyers, representing the eight-year-old in the special court, told the media that the key accused Ram, Khajuria and Kumar were held guilty under 366 (kidnapping), Section 302 (murder) and section 336 ( rape ) and 34 (common intention).

UK police make fifth teen arrest after bus attack on lesbian couple UK police make fifth teen arrest after bus attack on lesbian couple

She said: "The next thing I know is that Chris is in the middle of the bus fighting with them". The men allegedly attacked Chris first before punching Geymonat, a flight attendant for Ryanair , when she tried to defend her girlfriend.

China's Xi calls Donald Trump his friend China's Xi calls Donald Trump his friend

President of Russia Vladimir Putin stated that he does not refuse to meet new President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky as Interfax-Ukraine reported. Xi said the USA and China had "strong trade and investment connections". Thirdly, we should st...

Panic at United States pride parade sends people running Panic at United States pride parade sends people running

Police, at the outset of the incident, received a report of a man with a gun at a park, Washington police Commander Guillermo Rivera told reporters. The Capital Pride Alliance , which organized the event, said on its website that it expected m...

United States ambassador: Israel has right to annex parts of West Bank United States ambassador: Israel has right to annex parts of West Bank

Israel's prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu , said in the run-up to an April election that he plans to annex Jewish settlements in the West Bank, a move bound to trigger widespread global condemnation and complicate peace efforts. Friedman, who supp...

Ending the weekend with scattered showers; comfortable weather on the way

Any of these will die out overnight, with temperatures resting at between six and eight degrees celsius in light to moderate northerly breezes. A Southern Hemisphere record: You may have to click "translate" on the tweet below, but a record high ...

China warns tech giants after US Huawei ban China warns tech giants after US Huawei ban

These developments come shortly after reports that China's Commerce Ministry spokesman, Gao Feng, said that Beijing would draw up a blacklist of "unreliable" foreign companies and individuals that would include those who fail to comply with market re...

Woman missing after falling from cruise ship in the Mediterranean Woman missing after falling from cruise ship in the Mediterranean

A spokesman for the company said: "Early this morning a report was made that an adult female guest went overboard while the ship was sailing from Cannes, France , to Palma de Mallorca, Spain ". After several hours of search efforts which included...

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