Monday September 28-th, 2020

Judge rejects Roger Stone's attempt to remove her from his case Judge rejects Roger Stone's attempt to remove her from his case

One of her social media posts before the case began linked to an article that referenced Stone's arrest past year, and the juror wrote, "Brought to you by the lock her up peanut gallery", referring to "lock her up" chants by Trump supporters in 201...

Xi: Coronavirus is communist China’s ‘biggest health emergency’ Xi: Coronavirus is communist China’s ‘biggest health emergency’

Leaders in disturbing news remain China and the Republic of Korea. Alberta, meanwhile, has tested just 117 people for the virus. For the past day in the world, more than 900 new cases of coronavirus . Both provincial and federal health officia...

Saudi Arabian rapper facing arrest for her Saudi Arabian rapper facing arrest for her "Mecca Girl" music video

In the young and emerging rapper's video , in which she can be seen singing in a café while surrounded by children dancing in the background, she espouses lyrics such as " Our respect to other girls but the Makkah girl is sugar candy ". "[Some] Saud...

Austria suspends train traffic to and from Italy over coronavirus Austria suspends train traffic to and from Italy over coronavirus

Authorities also confirmed two more deaths of patients with viruses, which brings the number of deaths to seven. Meanwhile, Turkey, Pakistan and Armenia have closed their borders with Iran on Sunday, as the latter reported more infections and death...

Five killed, about 90 hurt in Indian protest violence: hospital official Five killed, about 90 hurt in Indian protest violence: hospital official

The Press Trust of India (PTI ) later cited hospital officials as saying more than 200 people had been hurt, around one-quarters of them police. Referring to the statements made by some ministers that some elements resorted to violence in view of U...

DEA agent accused of conspiring with cartel — AP Exclusive DEA agent accused of conspiring with cartel — AP Exclusive

One was employed as a Colombian public official while the other was described as the head of a drug trafficking and money laundering organization who became the godfather to the Irizarry couple's children in 2015, when the DEA agent was posted to the...

Saskatoon protest springs up, even after Trudeau orders blockades torn down Saskatoon protest springs up, even after Trudeau orders blockades torn down

After police removed Wet'suwet'en protesters from the path of the gasoline pipeline, opponents shifted to blocking railway lines as a way of bringing the issue to national attention. GO was operating shuttle buses around the demonstration on Monday e...

South Korea Reports Two More Coronavirus Deaths, 123 New Cases South Korea Reports Two More Coronavirus Deaths, 123 New Cases

It wasn't immediately known if the two infected had participated in Carnival festivities. The new group will be kept separate from the Wuhan evacuees, who remain in good health, said Di Stephens, acting chief health officer of the Northern Territor...

Italy coronavirus cases rise to more than 100, says regional chief Italy coronavirus cases rise to more than 100, says regional chief

Like at least one of the other people who have died, she had been suffering from serious underlying health issues, officials said. The first man to be confirmed as infected in Lombardy had met with someone who had returned from China on January 21,...

Trump says he is eyeing four candidates for United States intelligence chief Trump says he is eyeing four candidates for United States intelligence chief

The Kremlin said on Friday that the allegations are false and the result of paranoia. Grenell's appointment has raised questions because he's never worked for an intelligence-gathering agency, nor has he led a large-scale bureaucracy. In announcing...

Canary Islands' airports reopen as wind and sandstorm ease Canary Islands' airports reopen as wind and sandstorm ease

A spokesperson from Spanish airport operator AENA said at least 19 flights to Gran Canaria had been diverted, but did not list all affected airlines. "We understand that it is frustrating to be at the airport and not to have any information abo...

New Zealand surfer fends off great white shark with punch to eye New Zealand surfer fends off great white shark with punch to eye

Speaking to the New Zealand Herald , Minogue said that he was just paddling when he got hit by the mammal on the side of his elbow and forearm. Minogue said he instantly remembered he'd heard sharks particularly don't like it if you punched them ...

UK seeks to evade Irish Sea checks on goods UK seeks to evade Irish Sea checks on goods

They said:"The UK signed the Withdrawal Agreement, including the protocol, last month. One would the end of any prospect of a UK-US trade deal". "It sets out the arrangements that will apply for Northern Ireland". The spokesman added Boris Johnson...

Death toll from coronavirus in Iran rises to 50 Death toll from coronavirus in Iran rises to 50

TEHRAN , Iran-Iran's health ministry raised Sunday the death toll from the new virus to 8 people in the country, amid concerns that clusters there, as well as in Italy and South Korea , could signal a serious new stage in its global spread.

Iran: Khamenei accuses foreign media of using coronavirus to discourage voters Iran: Khamenei accuses foreign media of using coronavirus to discourage voters

On Sunday, Iran's Interior Ministry announced that 42.57 percent of eligible Iranians took part in the recent parliamentary elections . USA officials said those targeted were responsible for silencing the voice of the Iranian people by rejecting...

Mom of 2 missing Idaho kids wants $5 million bail reduced Mom of 2 missing Idaho kids wants $5 million bail reduced

But it turns out, that was the last day she saw Lori Vallow and her son. Tylee hasn't been seen since September 8, Lt Ball wrote. Lori Vallow was arrested Thursday on the island of Kauai and charged with felony desertion of the small childr...

Netanyahu threatens war as rockets fall on southern Israel from Gaza Netanyahu threatens war as rockets fall on southern Israel from Gaza

There was no immediate comment from Hamas , which has fought three wars with Israel since 2008 but has struck a series of unofficial truce agreements with it in the past year. Fawzi Barhoum, the spokesman for the Hamas resistance movement, said th...

7 persons killed, 5 others injured as natural disaster hits Turkey 7 persons killed, 5 others injured as natural disaster hits Turkey

Turkish Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu said numerous people have been killed and several others wounded with more people trapped under debris. "Search and rescue efforts are ongoing", Soylu said. Turkey's Health Minister Fahrettin Koca sai...

Virus cases fall in China but fears rise in South Korea Virus cases fall in China but fears rise in South Korea

The deaths outside China were recorded in Iran (four), Japan (three), South Korea (two), Hong Kong (two), Italy (one), France (one) and the Philippines (one). Two evacuees from the Diamond Princess cruise ship docked in Yokohama, Japan have tes...

Iowa Democrats agree to Buttigieg, Sanders limited recount

Senator Elizabeth Warren was fourth with 11 percent in Nevada, where voters poured into more than 250 sites around the state to make their pick for a Democratic challenger to President Donald Trump in the November 3 election. The hype surrounding Mi...

Rome unveils tomb that may belong to wolf-suckled king Romulus Rome unveils tomb that may belong to wolf-suckled king Romulus

The underground chamber was also located close to the "Lapis Niger", an antique slab of marble that was venerated by Romans and covered a stone column that was dedicated to "the King" and appeared to curse anyone who thought to disturb it. "Whether R...

Couple lost in California woods survived on muddy water and ferns Couple lost in California woods survived on muddy water and ferns

Brenton Schneider of the Marin County Sheriff's office said during a press conference. They ventured into an area of dense vegetation and a steep incline and couldn't make it out on their own. Because of the staggering amount of foliage, rescue ...

Coronavirus: Iran death toll hits 5, the highest outside China Coronavirus: Iran death toll hits 5, the highest outside China

Concerns about the virus weighed on USA stocks and the Nasdaq had its worst daily percentage decline in about three weeks on Friday, driven by an earlier spike in new cases and data showing stalling US business activity in February. Chinese doctors r...

Jailed Irish drug dealer faces losing his ill-gotten £46m bitcoin fortune Jailed Irish drug dealer faces losing his ill-gotten £46m bitcoin fortune

If yes, then you might know about the frustration that it causes. The drama surrounding the alleged drug dealer who had to forfeit $57 million worth of Bitcoin continues. In the past few years, the value of coins has risen significantly. In 2017,...

Daredevil 'Mad' Mike Hughes killed in rocket crash Daredevil 'Mad' Mike Hughes killed in rocket crash

The rocket came straight down into the ground, Chapman said. A daredevil has died after crashing in a homemade rocket he had launched himself while filming a program. According to ABC News' Houston station KTRK , the rocket launch was meant to b...

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