Saturday July 11-th, 2020

Man wins lottery jackpot, but kept it a secret for 10 months Man wins lottery jackpot, but kept it a secret for 10 months

When he first called his wife with the news , he didn't tell her that he'd won the big prize. Truong bought the winning ticket at Pure Casino Yellowhead, in the area of 124 Avenue and 153 Street. "I'm still young, I'm still strong". "I'll take a...

Lawrence O’Donnell Retracts Story About Trump’s Deutsche Bank Loans and Apologizes Lawrence O’Donnell Retracts Story About Trump’s Deutsche Bank Loans and Apologizes

I was wrong to do so". "The totally inaccurate reporting by Lawrence O'Donnell, for which he has been forced by NBC to apologize, is NO DIFFERENT than the terrible, corrupt and fraudulent Fake News that I (and many millions of GREAT supporters) h...

Japan says Pyongyang's testing new short-range ballistic missiles Japan says Pyongyang's testing new short-range ballistic missiles

Japan says Pyongyang's tests are of new short-range ballistic missiles, which fly with an irregular trajectory that would make them harder to shoot down. "[Abrams] feels that the training and exercise plan we now have underway is sufficient to mainta...

Russian Firm Sues Boeing Over 737 Max Jet Russian Firm Sues Boeing Over 737 Max Jet

ACS is seeking US$115 million in compensatory damages, and several times that amount in punitive damages, the FT reported. He said he is talking to other companies about joining the case. Filed to the United States District Court in IL on June 21, ...

DHS Is Moving FEMA Funds to Pay for Border Programs DHS Is Moving FEMA Funds to Pay for Border Programs

Coast Guard - to detention centers managed by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). "Yet another big storm heading to Puerto Rico". House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi , a Democrat, urged the Trump administration to reconside...

NBC 5 Forecast: Additional rain in the forecast | Weather NBC 5 Forecast: Additional rain in the forecast | Weather

For the rest of the week, look for a more traditional August weather pattern with hot afternoons, but isolated showers during the afternoon hours. Highs in the low 70s. Highs in the low to mid 70s. This morning's round of showers and storms not onl...

Forecast: Dorian Will Slam into Florida As a 'Major' Category 4 Hurricane Forecast: Dorian Will Slam into Florida As a 'Major' Category 4 Hurricane

The US National Hurricane Center now says it will become a Category 4 storm in the next 72 hours. Hurricane hunters discovered a remarkable drop in the central pressure of Dorian on Thursday - an indication that rapid intensification may...

Prosecutors drop Jeffrey Epstein's federal sex trafficking court case Prosecutors drop Jeffrey Epstein's federal sex trafficking court case

Berman disposed of Epstein's charges - conspiracy to commit sex trafficking of minors and sex trafficking of minors - which were filed against the multimillionaire on July 2, according to court records. The women said he used his financial power an...

Comey violated FBI policies in handling of memos: watchdog Comey violated FBI policies in handling of memos: watchdog

Comey responded to the findings of the investigation on Twitter, quipping that he would like those who accused him of leaking classified information to say "sorry we lied about you". He reportedly did so for the expressed objective of forcing the...

Police say 1 soldier killed in Indonesia’s Papua protest Police say 1 soldier killed in Indonesia’s Papua protest

A total of 300 extra police personnel were dispatched to Indonesia's eastern province of Papua as a rally that turned violent one day earlier persisted on Thursday, national police chief General Tito Karnavian said. "I think the referendum request ...

Philippines' Duterte to bring up territorial issues to China Philippines' Duterte to bring up territorial issues to China

The Chinese fishermen coursed their letter of apology through the Chinese embassy in Manila , which in turn sent the same to the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA). "This is a goodwill gesture". Go had said that Yang and Duterte are long-time fri...

Australian PM congratulates UK's Johnson on dramatic cricket win Australian PM congratulates UK's Johnson on dramatic cricket win

We're not taking anything for granted. When asked by Reuters if he was prepared to take talks with the European Union right up to Oct 31, Mr Johnson said: "Well I do think that the European Union does tend to come to an agreement right at the end"....

Palestinian Harvard student says US nixed visa after social media search Palestinian Harvard student says US nixed visa after social media search

One went to work for NASA, others have become engineers and educators, and one is a Rhodes Scholar, Brooks said. Despite Ajjawi's protests, the officer denied the student's entry and let him call his parents. An incoming Harvard freshman was denied...

Sen. Gillibrand says she's ending 2020 presidential bid Sen. Gillibrand says she's ending 2020 presidential bid

There are well over 20 candidates in the Democratic primary for 2020 president but you'll only see 10 take the stage for the third democratic debate on September 12, 2019. It's hard to know why Gillibrand has failed to gain traction. However, des...

Hannity Mocks Bret Stephens For Quitting Twitter Over 'Bedbug' Jibe Hannity Mocks Bret Stephens For Quitting Twitter Over 'Bedbug' Jibe

I have been called worse, I wrote this guy a personal note and now it is out there for the world to see'. The tweet didn't get more than a handful of likes, and Karpf didn't tag Stephens in it. His first column, which critics labeled "climate-...

At least 40 feared dead, missing in shipwreck off Libya At least 40 feared dead, missing in shipwreck off Libya

According to a statement from Geneva, the UNHCR says that a rescue operation, carried out by the Libyan Coast Guard and local fishermen, has been underway since Tuesday morning and is ongoing. "Can not accept large loss of life each month as normal",...

'Genocide Day' marked in Bangladesh camps 'Genocide Day' marked in Bangladesh camps

A total of almost one million refugees now live in three dozen squalid camps in Bangladesh's southeastern border district of Cox's Bazar. "We are very grateful to the Bangladesh government, but we are living here not like humans but like animals, j...

China denies Qingdao port visit for U.S. warship China denies Qingdao port visit for U.S. warship

Earlier this month, China denied a request by the U.S. Navy transport dock ship Green Bay and guided-missile cruiser Lake Erie to visit Hong Kong . "All operations are designed in accordance with worldwide law and demonstrate that the United State...

Yemeni Separatist Forces Patrol Street in Disputed Capital, Aden Yemeni Separatist Forces Patrol Street in Disputed Capital, Aden

It was the second southern province to be retaken by government forces in southern Yemen in days following clashes with the Security Belt, a paramilitary force loyal to the Southern Transitional Council (STC). Yemen's Interior Minister Ahmed al-May...

Meet the ancestor: 3.8 million-year-old skull found in Ethiopia Meet the ancestor: 3.8 million-year-old skull found in Ethiopia

Scientists have recreated the face of an early human ancestor after a "remarkably complete" skull dating back 3.8 million years was found in Ethiopia . "This is a game changer in our understanding of human evolution ", Haile-Selassie said . The ...

China rotates new batch of troops into Hong Kong as protests continue China rotates new batch of troops into Hong Kong as protests continue

The People's Liberation Army (PLA) military vehicles move into Hong Kong in the early hours on August 29, 2019. Sy, who says she was given no reason for her dismissal, said her firing sends a clear message to the people in Hong Kong that it's not...

South Korean leader says Japan dishonest over wartime past South Korean leader says Japan dishonest over wartime past

During a briefing on Wednesday, Kim Hyun Chong, deputy chief of South Korea's National Security Office, denied the claim that terminating the General Security of Military Information Agreement could weaken South Korea's national security. After previ...

Iran boosting effort to give Hezbollah precision-missile capability — Israeli military Iran boosting effort to give Hezbollah precision-missile capability — Israeli military

Its mission was expanded in 2006 following the war between Israel and Hezbollah to include the deployment of troops along the Lebanon-Israel border and supporting Lebanese troops to extend their authority. It said the overall commander was Muhammad H...

Australian PM Dismisses Claims Writer Arrested in China Spied for Canberra Australian PM Dismisses Claims Writer Arrested in China Spied for Canberra

Australian writer Yang Hengjun , who has been detained in China since January, has been formally arrested on suspicion of espionage, according to Australian officials. "We'll stand up for our citizen and we'll expect him to be treated appropriately ...

Macron firm on backstop as Brexit talks with British prime minister continue Macron firm on backstop as Brexit talks with British prime minister continue

Many investors say a "no-deal" Brexit would hurt the economies of Britain the European Union and the wider world, roil financial markets and weaken London's position as the pre-eminent worldwide financial centre. "I don't think this is what Bori...

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