Tuesday September 29-th, 2020

Hezbollah says it shot down Israeli drone over southern Lebanon Hezbollah says it shot down Israeli drone over southern Lebanon

The Lebanese militant Hezbollah group said it shot down an Israeli drone over southern Lebanon early Monday, shortly after it crossed from Israel amid rising tensions along the border between the two countries in recent weeks. It was not clea...

Canadian boy diving with GoPro helps police solve 1992 cold case Canadian boy diving with GoPro helps police solve 1992 cold case

The license plate search came through with the details of 69-year-old Janet Farris from Vancouver Island, who had disappeared when she was driving to Alberta 27 years ago. He says the family now has closure, "the end of the story", and they plan to b...

Trump says as far as he is concerned, Afghanistan talks are dead Trump says as far as he is concerned, Afghanistan talks are dead

The meetings were likely to have been kept separate, as the Taliban refuses to talk directly with the Afghan government, insisting they are American puppets. National security adviser John Bolton and Vice President Mike Pence opposed the proposed...

Strong showing for opposition in Moscow city election

The other a few opposition winners were being from a party termed Just Russia , which is ideologically closer to the Communists than any person else. The communists and socialists were on track to win 13 or 14 seats, up from only five in the previou...

Bahamians evacuating to Florida after hurricane are booted from ferry Bahamians evacuating to Florida after hurricane are booted from ferry

Thousands of people poured into the capital, Nassau , where a week after the storm shelters were straining to house evacuees from worse-hit areas. Three hundred and seventy have found refuge in a shelter set up in the Kendal Isaacs school, where a...

Sarah Palin's husband appears to be seeking a divorce Sarah Palin's husband appears to be seeking a divorce

The lovers went on to elope in 1988, and welcomed five children throughout their marriage: Teen Mom OG's Bristol Palin, 28, Track Palin , 30, Willow Palin , 25, Piper Palin , 18, and Trig Palin , 11. John McCain's running mate in that year's...

Coast Guard: All 4 crew members rescued from capsized cargo ship Coast Guard: All 4 crew members rescued from capsized cargo ship

The fourth man however is trapped in a separate part of the ship from his rescued shipmates. Phillip VanderWeit said some of those rescued were either hoisted to safety by helicopter or lowered by fire hose into boats. Her organization provided foo...

John Bercow announces plan to step down as Speaker of the House John Bercow announces plan to step down as Speaker of the House

This is a pledge that I intend to keep'. "If the house votes tonight for an early general election, my tenure as speaker and MP will end when this parliament ends", Bercow told the chamber. Bercow replied tersely that it belonged to his wife and "s...

U.S. Air Force Responds to Trump Hotel Controversy U.S. Air Force Responds to Trump Hotel Controversy

Trump, who has raised eyebrows by integrating his household enterprise empire's golf programs into his personal presidential schedule, mentioned that authorities officers' use of his properties was a coincidence. Gen. Edward Thomas about its policies...

Kawhi Leonard's Sister Charged With Murder Of Elderly Woman Kawhi Leonard's Sister Charged With Murder Of Elderly Woman

Assad was taken to a local hospital near the casino where she later died from her injuries, the sheriff's department said in the release. Casino surveillance footage allegedly showed the pair follow Assad into a bathroom where she was found unconsc...

Nationwide injunction against Trump's asylum rule reinstated Nationwide injunction against Trump's asylum rule reinstated

Morgan credited President Donald Trump's "unprecedented network of initiatives", including the push to have Mexico conduct more enforcement on the border, with securing that 56% drop since May. Homicides in Mexico have soared to almost 35,000 p...

House committees launch probe of Trump, Giuliani and Ukraine House committees launch probe of Trump, Giuliani and Ukraine

In a letter sent to the White House counsel on Monday, heads of the Intelligence, Foreign Affairs and Oversight committees cited a " growing public record " for " nearly two years " that allegedly showed President Donald Trump's personal attorn...

Three dead, one injured in shooting in Dutch city Three dead, one injured in shooting in Dutch city

Dutch newspaper de Telegraaf, citing sources involved in the investigation, said a police officer had shot and killed three family members and then himself. A tweet by Rotterdam police would only confirm the fatalities and that forensic work was taki...

UK Commons Speaker John Bercow resigns as Parliament suspended UK Commons Speaker John Bercow resigns as Parliament suspended

He has overseen heated debates on Brexit and making decisions as to what the house should do, based on centuries of precedent. MPs met until the early hours on an another dramatic night in Westminster as parliament was suspended for five weeks at...

Foreign Office lauds United Nations rights chief’s remarks on Kashmir Foreign Office lauds United Nations rights chief’s remarks on Kashmir

The Indian delegation is led by Ajay Bisaria, the India High Commissioner to Pakistan who was sent back after Pakistan unilaterally downgraded ties, and Vijay Thakur Singh, Secretary East. Later in the evening, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan al...

Nigeria to repatriate 600 citizens from SA: envoy Nigeria to repatriate 600 citizens from SA: envoy

Fresh attacks on foreigners started more than two weeks ago and have claimed nine lives including that of a Zimbabwean while many others were injured. "Enough is enough. We will take definitive measures", said Onyeama. She also said returnees will ...

Italy’s PM Conte pitches for support in parliament for new coalition Italy’s PM Conte pitches for support in parliament for new coalition

The firebrand League leader incorrectly bet that would trigger an early election to hand him the premiership and what he said would be "full powers" for his anti-migrant, euroskeptic forces. If he loses, he must resign as premier. The most pressi...

Brexit: Boris Johnson's election bid was voted down, so what next? Brexit: Boris Johnson's election bid was voted down, so what next?

When that business has finished, Parliament will be "prorogued", in a ceremony involving a statement from Queen Elizabeth II being read in the upper House of Lords. Mr. Johnson took a tentative step toward starting negotiations on Monday during a m...

Mugabe died a very bitter man ―Nephew Mugabe died a very bitter man ―Nephew

Prior to the military intervention, Chiwenga and other army chief had alleged that Mugabe had become too old and frail to rule and some elements within the ruling party were taking advantage to further their political interests and one such was Moyo,...

Trophy Hunter Paid $400000 For The Right To Kill An Endangered Rhino Trophy Hunter Paid $400000 For The Right To Kill An Endangered Rhino

Peyerk shelled out $400,000 for the opportunity to hunt the 29-year-old male rhino bull inside a Namibian national park in May 2018. Chris Peyerk from MI applied for the permit earlier this year, which is widely expected to be approved.

African Swine Fever hits Philippines African Swine Fever hits Philippines

Samples from dead pigs in a backyard herd tested positive at a lab in the United Kingdom. "What hit us we don't know among the 35 strains", Dar said, referring to the different strains of the virus with varying degrees of lethality. They assured th...

North Korea fires projectiles after offering talks with US North Korea fires projectiles after offering talks with US

The firings came just hours after the North's First Vice Foreign Minister Choe Son-hui expressed a willingness to resume denuclearization talks with the U.S.in late September and demanded that Washington come up with a new proposal acceptable to P...

'We will not tamper with Article 371': Amit Shah assures northeastern states 'We will not tamper with Article 371': Amit Shah assures northeastern states

Shah, who was in Guwahati on Sunday to address the 68th Plenary of North Eastern Council (NEC), said, "Some questions were raised in some quarters". Pointing out that under Prime Minister Narendra Modi there has been a "drastic decline" in terroris...

5 deaths and over 450 severe illnesses associated with e-cigarette use

Constantino said many people who vape have been "on pins and needles" watching to see the results of the investigation, and she is concerned that the reports of a link to vaping THC may give people an excuse to ignore the warnings. NY state inves...

Power utilities, troops begin massive post-Dorian cleanup in Maritimes Power utilities, troops begin massive post-Dorian cleanup in Maritimes

Before its landfall in Canada , Dorian's almost two-week path unleashed devastation in the Bahamas, where it flattened homes and swept away neighborhoods , leaving at least 43 people dead. "The damage is widespread, so you might have one area where...

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