Wednesday December 11-th, 2019

Christchurch shootings: New Zealanders hand over guns Christchurch shootings: New Zealanders hand over guns

New Zealanders handed in firearms as part of a scheme to rid the nation of semi-automatic weapons following the Christchurch mosque attacks . GUN-owners are leaving satisfied from New Zealand's first Government buyback event. The amount compensat...

Venezuelan Government Accuses Guaido's Detained Bodyguards of Illegal Arms Trade Venezuelan Government Accuses Guaido's Detained Bodyguards of Illegal Arms Trade

In its criticism, Syriza said, "The decision of the government to recognize Venezuelan parliament president Juan Guaido as interim president of Venezuela does not contribute to the peaceful resolution of this serious crisis, showing ignorance of deve...

Grenade attack hits TV channel set to air Putin documentary Grenade attack hits TV channel set to air Putin documentary

A grenade-launcher was abandoned at the scene. No one was hurt in the attack Saturday, and Kiev police have initiated a search for suspects. All collected materials will be forwarded to the Ukrainian Security Service in accordance with its ju...

Leave the U.S., Trump tells Democratic congresswomen of color Leave the U.S., Trump tells Democratic congresswomen of color

Ocasio-Cortez, Tlaib and Pressley are natural-born USA citizens, while Omar was born in Somalia and immigrated to the United States when she was young. "That is what America holds as a dream". Such countries, he added , "need your help badly, you ...

Billionaire Democrat Donor Blasts 'Disaster Zone' Bernie Sanders, 'Misinformed' Ocasio-Cortez Billionaire Democrat Donor Blasts 'Disaster Zone' Bernie Sanders, 'Misinformed' Ocasio-Cortez

Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., not far behind, a new poll showed Thursday. During the 2016 Democratic primary, Saban claimed that Sanders had been an " anti-Israel person " for 25 years. The NBC News/Wall Street Journal survey, found Biden draws the su...

New Zealand gun owners hand over firearms at first buyback event New Zealand gun owners hand over firearms at first buyback event

The police expect that tens of thousands of guns will be surrendered, although the exact number is unknown. The legislation, passed quickly and nearly unanimously in Parliament, outlaws military-style semi-automatic weapons and assault rifles, thou...

Egypt opens two ancient pyramids, unveils new finds Egypt opens two ancient pyramids, unveils new finds

The bent pyramid and the nearby "red" pyramid , also built by Sneferu , mark a transition from "step" pyramids, whereby the ancient tombs were constructed in several tiers, to the more well-known smooth-sided pyramids. Maybe in this [Bent] Pyrami...

Jeffrey Epstein's New Mexico ranch linked to investigation Jeffrey Epstein's New Mexico ranch linked to investigation

They claimed Epstein made two payments, one for $100,000 and another for $250,000, to the two people. He has pleaded not guilty. Epstein is now being held at Metropolitan Correctional Center in Lower Manhattan while awaiting an upcoming bail hea...

Serena -- My fight for equality ends 'in my grave' Serena -- My fight for equality ends 'in my grave'

Romania's Simona Halep defeated American Serena Williams in the women's finals at Wimbledon on July 13, thwarting Williams' bid to win a record-tying 24th Grand Slam singles title. 'He has taught me how to manage my emotions, how to be a bett...

At least 50 people dead as floods and landslides hit Nepal At least 50 people dead as floods and landslides hit Nepal

Torrential monsoon rains have hit 30 of the country's 77 districts over the past week including the capital Kathmandu , triggering landslides and floods. Last year, more than 1,200 people were been killed across South Asia in monsoon storms with In...

Leave the US, Trump tells liberal Democratic congresswomen Leave the US, Trump tells liberal Democratic congresswomen

Trump has portrayed Muslims and Mexican immigrants as unsafe and failed to fully condemn white supremacists. "But you don't expect to hear it from the president of the United States". Though the Trump administration's zero-tolerance policy - in whi...

Pakistan slapped with $6 billion penalty in Reko Diq case Pakistan slapped with $6 billion penalty in Reko Diq case

The only remaining issue in the case was the final penalty on Pakistan, which has been now announced. In a 700-page ruling, ICSID awarded $4.08 billion penalty and $1.87 bn in interest to Pakistan. Accordingly, for the goal of deciding on the reque...

France's Macron announces creation of French space force France's Macron announces creation of French space force

French Alpha jets of the Patrouille de France spray lines of smoke in the colors of the French flag over the Champs-Elysees during Bastille Day parade Sunday, July 14, 2019, near the Champs Elysees avenue in Paris . But since then ties between Tru...

Pelosi and Ocasio-Cortez expose Democrats' big divide Pelosi and Ocasio-Cortez expose Democrats' big divide

Capitol in Washington on November 14, 2018. In an interview closing weekend, Pelosi urged The Contemporary York Times that "all these folks grasp their public whatever and their Twitter world, however they didn't grasp any following".

Teacher Sentenced for Sex With 13-Year-Old Teacher Sentenced for Sex With 13-Year-Old

Brittany Zamora wipes away a tear after being sentenced to 20 years in prison in Maricopa County Superior Court in Phoenix, Friday, July 12, 2019 . Zamora said she will seek counseling and has already served as a teacher to fellow inmates. "We...

Quake in Indian Ocean felt from Broome to Perth Quake in Indian Ocean felt from Broome to Perth

According to the USGS, the quake was recorded at 05:39 UTC near the coast of the Western Australia state at the depth of 10 kilometers (6.2 miles). The auto could be seen rocking back and forth as a 6.6 magnitude quake struck off the coast of Bro...

Major 7.3 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Eastern Indonesia Major 7.3 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Eastern Indonesia

The 6.5 magnitude quake hit off the Kimberley coast in the Indian Ocean about 3.39pm AEST. "The quake was quite strong, sending residents to flee outside". The most devastating in recent Indonesian history was on December 26 in 2004, when a magnitu...

NBC 5 Forecast: Cooler with more clouds | Weather NBC 5 Forecast: Cooler with more clouds | Weather

It is a slow-moving storm right now with the potential for life-threatening storm surges in Louisiana and flash flooding along its path through the lower Mississippi Valley, according to the National Hurricane Center . Mostly clear skies continue, w...

Gina Miller criticised for trying to 'derail' Brexit Gina Miller criticised for trying to 'derail' Brexit

She added: "I'm hoping that the response we get to the letter is on the advice is given is that, you know, that propagation is would be beyond the power of a Prime Minister so they won't go there". That came as British police opened an investigation ...

6 hospitalized after fifth bull run in Pamplona 6 hospitalized after fifth bull run in Pamplona

On each morning of the week-long festival, hundreds of people, many wearing white shirts with red scarves, line the narrow streets at 8 a.m. (0600 GMT) to run from the bulls who head to a ring where they are killed later. "It is just the evolution of...

Robert Mueller and lawmakers agree to delay hearing for 1 week Robert Mueller and lawmakers agree to delay hearing for 1 week

Mueller will come to testify on July 17, as originally planned. These hearings are as much about individual members getting television time for the constituents back home as they are about finding out the truth, perhaps more. So one reason for a del...

MP's fury as Cabinet pair warn against no-deal Brexit

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt appeared at the Conservative Party hustings in Wyboston, Cambridgeshire on Saturday. In his BBC interview, Mr Hunt reaffirmed his commitment to leave the European Union without a deal if he was unable to negot...

4.9-magnitude after shock rumbles near Ridgecrest 4.9-magnitude after shock rumbles near Ridgecrest

More than 4,700 quakes have occurred since July 4, said USGS geophysicist John Bellini. FILE - This July 6, 2019 photo shows crack in a gas station's driveway in the aftermath of an quake in Trona, Calif. Another natural disaster Friday shook the a...

Epstein Accused of Paying Off Suspected Co-Conspirators Epstein Accused of Paying Off Suspected Co-Conspirators

Residents of South Florida expressed relief that President Trump's Labor Secretary Alex Acosta is resigning his post. Mr Trump on Tuesday called Mr Acosta an "excellent" Labour Secretary while saying that many people were involved in decisions ...

French tech tax inflames tensions with US French tech tax inflames tensions with US

Ireland, Luxembourg and other small European Union members have been active in thwarting efforts to impose an EU-wide digital tax, hastening go-it-alone efforts by France, Britain and others. In the first quarter of this year, for instance, Amazon'...

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