Sunday September 27-th, 2020

Sinkhole partially swallows bus in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania Sinkhole partially swallows bus in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania

Authorities say the bus sunk into a spot where there are major power lines that have to be turned off before the bus can be moved. Fortuitously, simply two folks have been aboard, Pittsburgh regulation enforcement stated on Twitter - the drivin...

Rescue underway for man trapped upside down in chimney in England Rescue underway for man trapped upside down in chimney in England

The man appears shirtless, and it looks as though part of his trousers caught on the top may be the only thing holding him to the smoke stack. Police were first called at 2.22am to reports of a man trapped at the top of the chimney, with fire and a...

Jury Awards Missouri Police Sergeant $19.9 Million Over Anti-Gay Discrimination Lawsuit Jury Awards Missouri Police Sergeant $19.9 Million Over Anti-Gay Discrimination Lawsuit

Keith Wildhaber was performing a routine security check at a local restaurant in 2014 when the owner offered up some surprising career advice, according to a 2017 lawsuit . A gay Missouri police sergeant has been awarded almost $20m in damages after...

Joshua Wong, Hong Kong Democracy Activist, Barred From Election Joshua Wong, Hong Kong Democracy Activist, Barred From Election

Wong "has vast symbolic significance for young people " in Hong Kong and disqualifying him is likely to worsen the ongoing unrest, said Willy Lam, an adjunct professor at the Chinese University of Hong Kong's Centre for China Studies.

Army officer says he raised concerns about Trump and Ukraine Army officer says he raised concerns about Trump and Ukraine

Reports have said that Kupperman was on the July 25 phone call between Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky and that is the main focus of the inquiry. Kupperman was scheduled to testify as impeachment investigators are turning to the Wh...

Tear Gas Fired as Hong Kong Protesters Chide Police 'Brutality' Tear Gas Fired as Hong Kong Protesters Chide Police 'Brutality'

Hong Kong is now in its fifth month of protests, which have plunged it into its biggest political crisis in decades and taken a heavy toll on the economy. Billy, 26, a salesman, who didn't decide to present his tubby name, said he turned out on Sunda...

British man has foot bitten off in Australian shark attack British man has foot bitten off in Australian shark attack

Camera IconAn English tourist has had his foot bitten off and another man is seriously injured after a shark attacked while they were snorkelling in the Whitsundays. "One of the male patients was attacked first and the shark is believed to have retur...

Sujith Wilson: Indian toddler stuck in borewell dies Sujith Wilson: Indian toddler stuck in borewell dies

The state government even sought the help of two farmers from Punjab who had been involved in the rescue efforts of children stuck in borewells. The boy was first located at a depth of 30 feet, but later slipped to a deeper depth of around 80 feet.

Alert Day posted for Halloween for rain and potential storms Alert Day posted for Halloween for rain and potential storms

Winds will be light, out of the east around 7 miles per hour. Rain chances are around 50% for now. "Areas west and north of Milwaukee are under a Winter Weather Advisory until 7:00 a.m. So, we want to give you that heads up. Prince George is now unde...

Features Poppy Day appeal to take place next week 28th October 2019 Features Poppy Day appeal to take place next week 28th October 2019

At the launch, The Royal British Legion encouraged the nation to recognise the unseen service and sacrifice of our Armed Forces, past and present. Throughout this year's Poppy Appeal the Legion will be shining a spotlight on the many hidden contribut...

Powerful 6.6 magnitude earthquake hits Philippines Powerful 6.6 magnitude earthquake hits Philippines

The deaths include a student who was killed by falling debris while trying to flee to higher ground in Magsaysay in Davao del Sur and a 66-year-old man who was struck by debris in Koronadal, South Cotabato, reported ABS CBN News . In a statement iss...

Townsville student charged over Heatley State School teacher stabbing Townsville student charged over Heatley State School teacher stabbing

Officers gave her "multiple verbal commands" before "deploying a conductive energy device", police said. Officers used a stun gun on the child during the incident, police said. The school was placed in lockdown about midday. The teacher has been ...

Man wins $200K lottery prize on way to last chemo treatment Man wins $200K lottery prize on way to last chemo treatment

It was already set to be a good day for Ronnie Foster , but a last-minute pit stop was the icing on the cake. "I couldn't believe it". Foster, a retired Department of Transportation worker, found out he had colon cancer in January, CBS News rep...

House will vote to formalize impeachment procedures in ongoing inquiry House will vote to formalize impeachment procedures in ongoing inquiry

The US House of Representatives will this week will debate legislation establishing procedures for the next phase of the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump . House Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff said Kupperman's suit has "no basi...

Belgium's first female prime minister Sophie Wilmes officially named Belgium's first female prime minister Sophie Wilmes officially named

Michel congratulated Sophie on Twitter. He's taking office as president of the European Council, which involves chairing meetings of European Union leaders, on December 1. The political scenario was additional hard by a really fragmented results of...

Joe Biden calls Trump an 'idiot' for dismissing Russian election interference

The former VP, who is still at the centre of a controversy following Donald Trump's criticism of his son Hunter's involvement in Chinese and Ukrainian companies while the elder Biden held an advisory position to Ukraine during the Obama administrat...

Syrian Kurdish forces say they killed close al-Baghdadi aide Syrian Kurdish forces say they killed close al-Baghdadi aide

Hours after the raid that killed Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in northwestern Syria, another attack based on Kurdish intelligence killed one of his aides and possible successors, Kurdish forces said. "Al-Muhajir, the right-hand of Baghdadi and the spokesman ...

Pumpkin sun: NASA shares image of jack-o’-lantern sun Pumpkin sun: NASA shares image of jack-o’-lantern sun

In January, the moon turned orange for the Western Hemisphere as part of the year's only total lunar eclipse, which was dubbed the " Super Blood Wolf Moon ". Three days until Halloween , and NASA is reminding everyone by sharing an image of the ...

Student killed himself 'after suffering months of horrific abuse from girlfriend' Student killed himself 'after suffering months of horrific abuse from girlfriend'

The case is reminiscent of that of Michelle Carter , the MA woman who was sentenced to 15 months in jail after she was convicted in 2017 of involuntary manslaughter for using text messages and phone calls to encourage her boyfriend, Conrad Roy, hi...

NY Times: Trump Gets No Credit for Baghdadi Raid

Fox News says that Kayla's mother, Marsha, told the Arizona Republic that if "Obama had been as decisive as Trump" her daughter may have lived. Ms Mueller's family members still have unanswered questions about her final months. "My hope is tha...

Man trapped at top of chimney in Carlisle has died, police confirm Man trapped at top of chimney in Carlisle has died, police confirm

Supt Kennerley added: "We would like to thank the public for their patience as we work to safely rescue this man". Firefighters have appealed for "anyone who has a cherry picker in excess of 90 metres within Cumbria" to contact them. Police officer...

Biden Suggests He'd Be a One-Term President Biden Suggests He'd Be a One-Term President

On Thursday Biden's campaign announced its decision to reverse its stance on accepting super PAC donations, following a quarter of weak fundraising numbers . "Biden allies are pushing for a super PAC so that a few millionaires and billionaires can h...

After decrying leaks, Trump shares sensitive details on Baghdadi raid After decrying leaks, Trump shares sensitive details on Baghdadi raid

When asked by USA Today about the backlash he receives from Trump and other Republicans for his criticism of the president, Romney said , "I try and do what I think is right". "I can't believe that Nancy Pelosi's District in San Francisco is in ...

CPD Supt. Eddie Johnson responds to President Trump’s criticism

Chicago's mayor tore into President Trump Monday for ripping the city as more risky than Afghanistan while he addressed a gathering of law enforcement officials at a conference there. "Under Johnson's leadership, they certainly don't protect peop...

Turkish FM says Kurdish YPG ‘hasn’t fully withdrawn’ from Syria border region Turkish FM says Kurdish YPG ‘hasn’t fully withdrawn’ from Syria border region

In a statement posted on Twitter , Turkey's defence ministry said that Turkish commandos found a YPG tunnel in Syria's border town of Ras al-Ain during search activities in the area. The Damascus government welcomes the SDF withdrawal which remove...

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