Saturday July 11-th, 2020

US tells commercial vessels to send Gulf transit plans in advance US tells commercial vessels to send Gulf transit plans in advance

The crew should not forcibly resist the boarding party. "Associated with these threats is a potential for miscalculation or misidentification that could lead to aggressive actions". Senior Israeli officials said they believe that Russian Federation h...

Israeli soldier found stabbed to death in the West Bank Israeli soldier found stabbed to death in the West Bank

Mr Netanyahu called it "a serious stabbing attack". "We urge Israel to halt its settlement expansion, which is contrary to worldwide law and promotes the effective annexation of the West Bank ", said Raab , in his first criticism of Israel as f...

China blames United States for backing Hong Kong 'violent separatists' China blames United States for backing Hong Kong 'violent separatists'

Commerce Secretary Edward Yau Tang-wah said 22 countries and regions, including the USA, have issued travel warnings for Hong Kong . "It can be said that Hong Kong is now facing the most severe situation since its handover", he said. One state off...

"Extremely dangerous" inmate escaped on tractor, TBI says

Ms. Johnson was a 38-year veteran employee of the state of Tennessee. Department of Corrections administrator Debra Johnson, 64, was found dead around 11:20 a.m. His 2025 sentence was expired. There were signs of foul play in her home, but authorit...

OMG: High tide: Cocaine haul washes up on New Zealand beach OMG: High tide: Cocaine haul washes up on New Zealand beach

A multi-million dollar haul of cocaine washed up on a New Zealand beach this week is believed to have drifted more than 2,100km across the Tasman Sea from Australia, police said Friday. "There remains a small possibility of further packages turning u...

Kenny Stills Calls Out Dolphins Owner For Trump Fundraiser Kenny Stills Calls Out Dolphins Owner For Trump Fundraiser

Ross released a statement of his own late on Wednesday: "While some prefer to sit outside of the process and criticize, I prefer to engage directly and support the things I deeply care about". "I'm just so glad Stephen Ross is not backing off". ...

Lawyer: Man Thought He Was Following Orders from Trump in Anthem Attack Lawyer: Man Thought He Was Following Orders from Trump in Anthem Attack

Police charged Brockway with assault on a minor. Referring to times the President has spoken out against athletes and others that kneel or protest during the National Anthem and when he suggested possible jail time or loss of citizenship for bu...

Scientists distill 'vodka' from Chernobyl, found craft spirit company Scientists distill 'vodka' from Chernobyl, found craft spirit company

The Chernobyl power plant. The one, the only (literally!) bottle of Atomik. "More than thirty years after the accident, we believe that what these areas need most is economic development and management of the unique wildlife resource the abando...

Pilot's remains return from Vietnam - on jet flown by his son Pilot's remains return from Vietnam - on jet flown by his son

Knight is coming home to Dallas ", the agent added. On Thursday, his flight home to Dallas aboard a Southwest Airline flight inspired an impromptu moment of silence in the terminal. Col Knight was born in Garner, Texas in February 1931. The ...

What Travelers Need to Know About Venice's New Cruise Ship Regulations What Travelers Need to Know About Venice's New Cruise Ship Regulations

MSC Opera crashed into the quayside of the Giudecca Canal after injuring five passengers on the smaller vessel. Speaking to the Seatrade Cruise News , he said the company has 70 ships calling in at Venice this year with the same amount of visit...

Meet the man who became an internet sensation as 'Green Shirt Guy' Meet the man who became an internet sensation as 'Green Shirt Guy'

The " sanctuary city " initiative is now the subject of a lawsuit filed by the Pima County Republican Party in July. According to KVOA reporter Nick VinZant , the protesters's objections fell on deaf ears as the city was "legally required to put t...

Radiation after deadly rocket blast

The brief spike in radiation was reported by authorities in the nearby city of Severodvinsk, which has a population of 185,000. It said six servicemen and civilian engineers were injured, and two of them later died of their injuries. Radiation leve...

Amnesty Int’l issues travel advisory on America Amnesty Int’l issues travel advisory on America

The rights group said under worldwide human rights, the U.S. has an obligation to enact a range of measures at the federal, state and local levels to regulate access to firearms and protect the rights of people. President Donald Trump's administrat...

John McDonnell Speaks At Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Rejects Pact With SNP John McDonnell Speaks At Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Rejects Pact With SNP

Speaking at Edinburgh Festival Fringe the Shadow Chancellor said Labour would demand the keys to Number 10 from the Prime Minister if he loses his grip on power and would call on the monarch to appoint Mr Corbyn . At that same conference, Leonard ap...

Raab praises Trump's warmth, wants a USA trade deal Raab praises Trump's warmth, wants a USA trade deal

And we want to build on that", he told Bret Baier during an interview on " Special Report " on Wednesday. Baier asked Raab if he was anxious about a trade war within the European Union , and he said he has complete confidence in the British pe...

Congo Medics Arrested over Death of WHO Ebola Doctor Congo Medics Arrested over Death of WHO Ebola Doctor

Lieutenant-Colonel Jean-Baptiste Kumbu Ngoma told AFP that the arrested doctors will be prosecuted for terrorism and criminal conspiracy. The three are accused of holding meetings on April 14 to plot the assassination of Mouzoko, he added.

China imports from US fall 19% in July amid trade war

On Monday, China allowed the yuan to depreciate past the 7 yuan-per-dollar level for the first time in more than a decade, triggering worries of a global currency war. Envoys are due to meet again next month. Trade weakness has added to pressure on...

Israeli library displays last batch of obtained Kafka works Israeli library displays last batch of obtained Kafka works

Since 2008, the library has won a series of legal rulings granting it possession of the documents, in accordance with instructions in a will written by Brod, who died in 1968. Brod left his entire archive, including Kafka's writings, to Hoffe, asking...

5.9-magnitude quake kills 1 in Taiwan 5.9-magnitude quake kills 1 in Taiwan

The quake struck at 5.28am at a depth of 10km in north-eastern Yilan county. Tremors were felt across the island and high-rises in Taipei swayed. The authorities said the quake was felt across Taiwan , causing power outages to more than 1,300 ...

Pack of rats descend on Tokyo convenience store

A brief video posted on Twitter shows at least six rats climbing (and falling) down from the top of a wall cooler at the store in Shibuya, a high-end neighbourhood in Japan's capital. Public broadcaster NHK said that the stomach-churning rat vide...

Texas Man Arrested After Plotting Mass Shooting Texas Man Arrested After Plotting Mass Shooting

Attorney's Office Northern District of Texas. Williams later told police officers that he was staying in a hotel, and according to the complaint, this is what they found when they searched it: "an AK-47 rifle, seventeen magazines loaded with 7.62 a...

Stabbing Attack Leaves Several Dead in California Stabbing Attack Leaves Several Dead in California

Carl Whitney told the journalists. "It's pure evil when this happens, and we don't see it happen every day. It's been happening across the United States". A female employee at the insurance business was seriously injured. "She fought as best she co...

Quarter of world’s population facing extreme water stress Quarter of world’s population facing extreme water stress

The region is hot and dry, so water supply is low to begin with, but growing demands have pushed countries further into extreme stress . While there is now no global water scarcity as such, the United Nations says an increasing number of places are ...

Don McGahn sued by House Judiciary Committee to force testimony Don McGahn sued by House Judiciary Committee to force testimony

The lawsuit alleges that McGahn's testimony is essential to the committee's investigation, calling McGahn the "most important witness", and it outlines exactly how the Judiciary Committee might use McGahn's testimony in an impeachment proceeding.

Prosecutors demand protesters lose parental rights for bringing baby to rally Prosecutors demand protesters lose parental rights for bringing baby to rally

The Moscow city prosecutor's office wants to revoke the parental rights of a couple that brought their 1-year-old son to an unsanctioned rally in front of the Moscow mayor's office on July 27. Authorities have in response launched a brutal crac...

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