Wednesday December 11-th, 2019

1.3m people sign up for Facebook event to storm Area 51 1.3m people sign up for Facebook event to storm Area 51

Because there is such little information on the objective of the highly classified Air Force base in Nevada, it has been subject to many conspiracy theories that the facility is actually holding aliens and captured UFOs , inspiring the recent anti...

U.S. to raise bar for U.S. to raise bar for "made in America" products

Speaking at the Made in America product showcase at the White House , Trump told a group of USA manufacturers that in the future "domestic goods will have to have 75 percent of American, and 95 percent for things such as iron and steel", in order to...

Leader of Angela Merkel's party to take over German defense ministry Leader of Angela Merkel's party to take over German defense ministry

Von der Leyen, who was confirmed on Tuesday by the European Parliament as the next head of the European Union's executive commission, steps down from her German role on Wednesday. However, since then, she has failed to connect with voters and many ...

Former Peruvian president Alejandro Toledo arrested in US Former Peruvian president Alejandro Toledo arrested in US

The Peruvian attorney general's office announced on Twitter that Toledo "was arrested this morning for extradition, in the United States ". Toledo faces charges in Peru of taking money from Odebrecht SA, a Brazilian construction company that car...

Duterte Signs Law Punishing Catcalling, Sexual Harassment Duterte Signs Law Punishing Catcalling, Sexual Harassment

Penalties include fines and imprisonment. The law extends to public leering, intrusive gazing, stalking and unwanted exposure, as well as commentary online. Sexual violence and harassment are also common. Earlier this month, the President also re...

Pirates take Turkish sailors hostage off Nigeria coast Pirates take Turkish sailors hostage off Nigeria coast

The vessel's owner Ahmet Paksoy told CNN on Wednesday that the pirates had disrupted the ship's electric system before seizing the captain and other senior sailors, leaving only eight crew members behind who subsequently managed to sail the ship to a...

Man arrested after woman sexually assaulted by ride share driver

Police said that on Sunday, just before 4 a.m., officers were called to the area of Caledonia Road and Lawrence Avenue for reports of a sexual assault . De Kloet said both companies, Uber and Lyft, are co-operating with detectives in their investig...

This human-sized jellyfish is both really cool and kinda scary This human-sized jellyfish is both really cool and kinda scary

Sharing a swim with the gargantuan jellyfish was "absolutely incredible", Daly said. But Lizzie Daly, a BBC wildlife host and biologist, recently came across one that's about 150 times larger than that. Surely, though, they would see it. "SO THIS J...

Alligator Loose in Chicago Park Finally Caught Alligator Loose in Chicago Park Finally Caught

Robb", said Gandurski, adding Robb "got to work quickly surveying the area" after arriving in the city Sunday evening. Before the gator's capture, "Chance" was last seen early Thursday morning around 1 a.m., according to CNN. "Wherever he came from o...

MS-13 committed gruesome killings with knives and machetes, prosecutors say MS-13 committed gruesome killings with knives and machetes, prosecutors say

The indictment focuses on the "Fulton clique" of MS-13, which has recently seen an influx of young immigrants from Central America, according to the U.S. Hanna said 16 of the defendants are eligible for the federal death penalty should the Justice D...

Epstein Had Cash, Diamonds, Foreign Passport in Locked Safe, Prosecutors Say Epstein Had Cash, Diamonds, Foreign Passport in Locked Safe, Prosecutors Say

The dueling court filings came as one of Epstein's accusers spoke publicly for the second time in as many days, urging other women to come forward with allegations against the wealthy financier. Epstein has been a notoriously private person during hi...

Pound hits two-year low over rising fears of no-deal Brexit Pound hits two-year low over rising fears of no-deal Brexit

Sterling on July 16 fell to a 27-month low of $1.2406 and hit new six-month lows of 90.42 pence per euro. In the run-up to the debate, the pair have been urged to condemn recent remarks directed at four US Democratic congresswomen by Mr Trump telli...

Scotland drug deaths reach record high Scotland drug deaths reach record high

The National Records of Scotland said the country now had a higher mortality rate than the whole of Europe. "The truth is that health, social care, the methadone programme and justice policy are all controlled by Holyrood". "It is vital this trag...

2b people lack access to healthy food 2b people lack access to healthy food

In addition to climate and conflict, economic slowdowns and downturns are driving the rise. World hunger is on the rise in absolute number and more than 820 million people were hungry in 2018, the United Nations report said Monday. With regar...

United Nations says Yemeni warring sides agree 'ceasefire mechanism' United Nations says Yemeni warring sides agree 'ceasefire mechanism'

The civil war has its roots in the 2011 Arab Spring, which led to a 2011 Yemen uprising that eventually forced the end of the 32-year-long regime of Yemen's late president, Ali Abdullah Saleh. The United Nations hopes that de-escalation in Hodeidah w...

Neither Hunt nor Johnson would back military action against Iran Neither Hunt nor Johnson would back military action against Iran

Johnson's rival for the Tory leadership, Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt , said there was a danger of a conflict breaking out by accident. Speaking at a debate hosted by The Sun and talkRadio on Monday evening, Mr Johnson said the focus must be on d...

‘Ice Bae’ Border Patrol Officer Breaking The Internet! ‘Ice Bae’ Border Patrol Officer Breaking The Internet!

Cervantes fired back Sunday at one social media user who tweeted that her family will disown her and "shame on any Hispanic working for ice of anything of that nature". Cervantes again tweeted Monday night that her job can be "hectic", but said she...

Police Say Sadie Roberts-Joseph Was Killed By Her Tennant Police Say Sadie Roberts-Joseph Was Killed By Her Tennant

He was in jail for failing to register as a sex offender when he was charged Tuesday, the outlet said. Bell was one of Roberts-Joseph's tenants and was behind on several months' rent, Paul said. "Once we receive that report we will sit down with ...

Dr. Leana Wen Out as Planned Parenthood President Dr. Leana Wen Out as Planned Parenthood President

Leana Wen , effectively immediately after less than a year on the job, the organization announced in a statement Tuesday. The move occurs at one of the most hard moments in the group's history. "She served as Baltimore's health commissioner prior...

‘Meth gators’: Police warn against flushing drugs down toilet ‘Meth gators’: Police warn against flushing drugs down toilet

The Loretto Police Department posted about a case of someone attempting to flush meth down the toilet. The police department urged residents to drop off any drugs needing disposal at a designated disposal counter at city hall. It's unclear how mu...

New poll: 43% of Democratic primary voters in Missouri favor Joe Biden New poll: 43% of Democratic primary voters in Missouri favor Joe Biden

This stands in distinct contrast from progressive opponents" platforms such as Senator Bernie Sanders , who advocates for single-payer, government-run health insurance like " Medicare for All '. "I would say, come on Donald, come on, man". Yet Bid...

Johnson 'won't back U.S. war against Iran'

Results will be announced on July 23rd 2019. The leading candidate to become Britain's next Prime Minister, lawmaker Boris Johnson, said on Monday he would not now back the United States if it took military action against Iran. "Were I to be prime ...

Conjoined Twin Girls Separated After 50 Hours of Operations Conjoined Twin Girls Separated After 50 Hours of Operations

Their partially exposed heads were wrapped in plastic film before they could be safely moved to separate operating theatres for the final stages of the procedure. The final major operation was conducted in February when the girls, who had been impl...

Grisly murder of US teenager shared on social media, suspect arrested Grisly murder of US teenager shared on social media, suspect arrested

At this time, it is unknown why Clark and Devins were on Poe Street. Mr Clark allegedly posted gory pictures of the murder on his Instagram account, alongside a message reading: " I'm sorry Bianca ". The photos that are being circulated on so...

Kellyanne Conway asks for reporter's ethnicity after question about Trump tweets Kellyanne Conway asks for reporter's ethnicity after question about Trump tweets

The White House also released a letter to Cipollone from Assistant Attorney General Steven A. Engel providing the DOJ's legal advice on the matter. "If Ms. "They want to chill free speech because they don't know how to beat [Trump] at the ballot ...

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