Tuesday July 7-th, 2020

Boris Johnson vows to enter Brexit talks with ‘a lot of oomph’ Boris Johnson vows to enter Brexit talks with ‘a lot of oomph’

Without the backstop, there would be a "hard border" between the two parts of Ireland, with Northern Ireland operating under the U.K.'s rules and the Republic of Ireland retaining separate European Union customs and trading rules. Northern Ireland's ...

Thousands riot in Papua, parliament building torched Thousands riot in Papua, parliament building torched

Tito called on the people of Papua , especially in Manokwari , to not be provoked. Frans Barung Mangera said no Papuan students had been arrested but that officers had escorted some to a nearby police station after a standoff with a group of angry ...

Man charged with murder of United Kingdom police officer Man charged with murder of United Kingdom police officer

Jed Foster, 20, is in court accused of the death of the 28-year-old cop - who had married his sweetheart just four weeks ago. "I can't begin to imagine a life without your silly jokes, size 14 feet, large appetite, big hugs, Sunday roasts, and neve...

Sheriff: Review begun of Texas officers who led man by rope Sheriff: Review begun of Texas officers who led man by rope

He had been arrested 6 times this year prior to his recent arrest on misdemeanor criminal trespassing charges for allegedly trespassing in a commercial neighborhood. The Rangers said in a statement that it consulted with the Galveston County District...

German park's 'spinning swastikas' ride German park's 'spinning swastikas' ride

One Tatzmania patron said he through it was odd that no one noticed the ride's shape earlier. In discussing the redesign, Braun revealed that the costs to rebuild the ride will fall on the Italian manufacturer. Michael Wehner of the regional gove...

Severe Thunderstorm Watch For Parts Of Kentucky Severe Thunderstorm Watch For Parts Of Kentucky

The storm prediction center has our region covered for the risk of severe weather (on a scale of 3 out of 6). Storms could quickly develop large hail stones that could top ping pong ball size and wind gusts that could exceed 60mph. While storms may l...

North Korea’s Kim Oversaw the Test-Firing of New Weapon Again North Korea’s Kim Oversaw the Test-Firing of New Weapon Again

The defence report will maintain Japan's contention that North Korea's nuclear and ballistic missile programmes pose a "serious and imminent threat" to its security after recent meetings between Donald Trump and the North's leader, Kim Jong-un, fai...

Cardinal George Pell loses appeal, to remain in prison Cardinal George Pell loses appeal, to remain in prison

By a majority of 2-1, the Victorian Court of Appeal has dismissed Pell's appeal against his child sex abuse convictions. Pell had also appealed on the grounds that the trial judge was wrong to have blocked the defence from showing a video animation...

US opens talks with Venezuela socialists US opens talks with Venezuela socialists

And Cuba we knew what we were trying to prevent from getting in. It would need massive, massive amounts of resources; probably more than the US Navy can provide, ' the source added. The U.S. official said Diosdado Cabello met last month in Caracas wi...

Malaysia court postpones biggest 1MDB trial involving ex-PM Najib Malaysia court postpones biggest 1MDB trial involving ex-PM Najib

Four charges are for abusing his position to obtain money from 1MDB while the remaining 21 charges are for money laundering via receiving, spending and returning the donation Najib claimed he had received from a Middle Eastern donor. The upcoming tri...

El Salvador Rape victim acquitted of killing her baby El Salvador Rape victim acquitted of killing her baby

She was a teenager when she went to an outhouse in April 2016 to use the toilet after having stomach pains and her mother found her passed out. After she was taken to the hospital, doctors reported her to the local authorities as they saw signs of a ...

Alligators in Florida have apparently learned to climb fences Alligators in Florida have apparently learned to climb fences

In a video shot in Florida , an alligator has climbed over a fence and crossed the same seamlessly. One of the intrusive reptiles was filmed on Thursday swimming in a giant puddle in the middle of an intersection during a downpour in St.

Canary Islands authorities evacuate 4000 as wildfire spreads Canary Islands authorities evacuate 4000 as wildfire spreads

M - Thousands of people have been evacuated from dozens of towns on Gran Canaria as firefighters battle to contain out-of-control wildfires, Sky News reports. Three more planes are on their way to the area. The fire broke out days after another wi...

Iceland bids farewell to glacier Iceland bids farewell to glacier

It is also labelled "415 ppm CO2", which refers to the unprecedented and record level of carbon dioxide measured in the atmosphere last May. The attendees said goodbye to the lost glacier with poems, a moment of silence and speeches about the pre...

No foul play in Epstein death: US coroner No foul play in Epstein death: US coroner

Attorney General William Barr sent two senior DOJ officials to personally visit the Metropolitan Correctional Center and speak with staff from the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) in order to gather information on Epstein's death after Barr said...

Trump wants Russian Federation back in the G7, says Putin 'outsmarted' Obama

President Vladimir Putin's Russian Federation was expelled from the old G8 format after Moscow seized Crimea from neighbouring Ukraine. "It should be the G8, because a lot of the things we talk about have to do with Russian Federation", he said.

Russian Federation accuses United States of stoking tensions with missile test Russian Federation accuses United States of stoking tensions with missile test

The INF, which banned all nuclear and conventional missiles with ranges of 500 to 5,500km, was signed at a Cold War-era Washington summit between the then-US President Ronald Reagan and Soviet General-Secretary Mikhail Gorbachev. In Sunday's test o...

Danish Prime Minister Criticizes US' Attempt to Acquire Greenland Danish Prime Minister Criticizes US' Attempt to Acquire Greenland

Greenland government officials, who have previously stayed silent on the issue, have now directly responded to Trump's publicized interest in buying the ice-covered island. Under a 1951 deal, Denmark allowed the U.S.to build bases and radar stations...

Baier After Trump Flips Over Bad Polling: 'Fox Has Not Changed' Baier After Trump Flips Over Bad Polling: 'Fox Has Not Changed'

In head-to-head matchups against Trump, Sanders won with 48 percent, Harris won with 46 percent and Warren won with 45 percent. Her sentiment echoes a message of Biden's presidential campaign - that he is best positioned to beat President Trump -...

Man Accused Of Making Threat Against Youngstown Jewish Center Man Accused Of Making Threat Against Youngstown Jewish Center

Reardon's bond was set at $250,000. No court date has been scheduled. The 25-year-old detained after police say his ex-girlfriend alerted them to a series of text messages detailing plans to commit mass shootings - writing chilling words like: "I w...

Northern BC Murder Suspects recorded a video before their death Northern BC Murder Suspects recorded a video before their death

The video was reported to show McLeod and Schmegelsky saying goodbye and describing their last wishes for their remains, according to a family member interviewed in the story. Fowler and Deese had become stranded with little to no phone reception aft...

Feds move to dismiss Jeffrey Epstein's sex-trafficking indictment Feds move to dismiss Jeffrey Epstein's sex-trafficking indictment

Allison Moe, Alex Rossmiller, and Maurene Comey, assistant U.S. attorneys in the Southern District of NY, filed papers in the district on August 19 ( pdf ) asking U.S. The documents were filed on August 8 in the US Virgin Islands, and they list holdi...

'Good news' as Canary Islands blaze subsides 'Good news' as Canary Islands blaze subsides

Sixteen planes and helicopters, as well as more than 700 firefighters, are now working to contain flames as high as 50 metres, authorities said. However, nature has been working against the teams as strong winds and low humidity, mixed with high temp...

Malaysia noose tightens around Naik Malaysia noose tightens around Naik

Wanted in India on charges of inciting extremism through hate speeches and on charges of money laundering , the noose around Naik has been steadily tightening in Malaysia as well. "He is stirring up racial feelings. That is politics", Dr Mahathir ...

Amazon to pass along costs of France’s ‘digital services tax’ Amazon to pass along costs of France’s ‘digital services tax’

FBN's Hillary Vaughn on big tech companies' concerns over the impact from France's new digital tax. The French digital services tax, which covers digital advertising as well as the sale of personal data, does not apply to traditional advertising ch...

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