Sunday June 7-th, 2020

Mysterious alien-like fish makes epic journey to California beach Mysterious alien-like fish makes epic journey to California beach

Although the fish has been identified, the mystery of how it wound up on a California beach when it has only been seen around New Zealand and Australia has yet to be solved. "I thought that the fish surely looked an bad lot like a hoodwinker, but f...

Backed Syrian force starts final battle in Islamic State enclave Backed Syrian force starts final battle in Islamic State enclave

Residents say hundreds of Arab civilians have been killed in US-led coalition air raids since the campaign began several months ago with many of their homes in villages and towns east of the Euphrates River levelled. They bore various nationalities i...

Spain investigates incident in North Korean Embassy - 2/27/2019 1:13:04 PM Spain investigates incident in North Korean Embassy - 2/27/2019 1:13:04 PM

The Interior Ministry officially said police were investigating an incident, but gave no details except to say that a North Korean citizen had been injured and that no one had filed a complaint. "I don't have any other detailed information at the mom...

Trump demanded top-secret clearance for son-in-law Trump demanded top-secret clearance for son-in-law

It said senior administration officials were troubled by the decision, which prompted then White House chief of staff John Kelly to write an internal memo about how he had been ordered to give Kushner the top-secret clearance. In January, Trump s...

Meng Wanzhou: Huawei chief executive can be extradited, Canada says Meng Wanzhou: Huawei chief executive can be extradited, Canada says

The U.S. wants Canada to send Meng from Vancouver to NY to face charges related to conspiring to violate worldwide sanctions against Iran. China has repeatedly called for the release of Meng Wanzhou , the telecommunication giant's chief financial ...

New York Man Faked Being Abducted, Robbed to Avoid Super Bowl Payouts New York Man Faked Being Abducted, Robbed to Avoid Super Bowl Payouts

He was also bound at the hands and ankles with duct tape. Brandel told police that he picked up two men in his truck on February 25 who had placed bets on a Super Bowl pool. Officer James O'Callaghan told local station WKBW , an ABC affiliate, tha...

Russia vows more support for ‘friend’ Maduro, including aid Russia vows more support for ‘friend’ Maduro, including aid

The United States immediately recognized Guaido, after which some 50 other countries followed suit. "I must admit that given the current U.S. administration's ways, everything is possible", he stressed. Portugal was one of the many European Union c...

Coons: I 'Absolutely' Will Endorse Biden if He Runs Coons: I 'Absolutely' Will Endorse Biden if He Runs

Biden decided against a 2016 run as his family was grieving following Beau's passing. Former Vice President Joe Biden is inching closer to jumping into the 2020 presidential race, saying Tuesday that his family is behind another run for the White H...

Kushner, Saudi crown prince discuss 'increasing cooperation' in Riyadh - White House Kushner, Saudi crown prince discuss 'increasing cooperation' in Riyadh - White House

White House senior adviser Jared Kushner met with Saudi leaders this week, including Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, but seems to have made no mention of the Saudis' brutal slaying of Washington Post contributor Jamal Khashoggi past year.

PG&E says its equipment may have started Camp fire in California PG&E says its equipment may have started Camp fire in California

Firefighter Jose Corona sprays water as flames from the Camp Fire consume a home in November. The company , which has seen its stock prices plunge since the November 8 wildfire in Butte County, says it plans to include a $10.5 billion pre-tax char...

Crowds gather at border for Indian pilot’s release

World powers have appealed to the two countries, both holding nuclear powers, to return to amicable terms, with the United States actively mediating to make sure Islamabad and New Delhi would not slide towards their fourth war over Kashmir since ...

Philippines, US reaffirm alliance after Duterte-Pompeo meeting Philippines, US reaffirm alliance after Duterte-Pompeo meeting

Pompeo's comments marked the first time any U.S. official had publicly stated Washington's intent to defend its ally in the flashpoint sea. His statement comes two months after the Philippine defence secretary, Delfin Lorenzana, expressed an intent...

Agriculture Minister to replace Jody Wilson-Raybould in Veterans Affairs Agriculture Minister to replace Jody Wilson-Raybould in Veterans Affairs

The shakeup comes in the wake of the explosive testimony from Wilson-Raybould. She had been moved from justice to the veterans file in the last shuffle in January, a move she believes took place because she refused to intervene in the criminal case...

In the United States, the mother and daughter strangled his family In the United States, the mother and daughter strangled his family

Asked whether it could have been a murder-suicide pact, Weintraub said "that is a potentiality". "It all happened so fast". Shana Decree , 45, and her daughter Dominique Decree , 19, have been charged with killing five of their close relatives, ...

3 dead after auto struck by 2 trains going opposite directions 3 dead after auto struck by 2 trains going opposite directions

Asperer said the westbound train struck the last vehicle of her train during the crash, setting it on fire: "The people from the last auto were running up, saying 'Move up, move up because the last auto is on fire'". Tuesday night's crash was the fif...

7-year-old girl with terminal cancer asks for letters from dogs 7-year-old girl with terminal cancer asks for letters from dogs

A GoFundMe set-up to help cover the child's medical expenses raised $100,000 . And the good canines of the world have responded: So far, Emma has received letters from pups around the world, including Venezuela and Scotland. 'It's a devastating ...

Michael Cohen shines a light on President Trump's alleged misdeeds Michael Cohen shines a light on President Trump's alleged misdeeds

Cohen says he overheard a call from Roger Stone to Trump in July 2016 in which Stone said he had talked with Julian Assange of WikiLeaks and that there would be a public release of stolen Hillary Clinton emails in the coming days, to which Trump re...

Algerian University students protest Bouteflika's presidential bid Algerian University students protest Bouteflika's presidential bid

In the capital, Algiers , there were brief scuffles with police who fired tear gas. The almost 82-year-old president has been largely confined to a wheelchair since a serious stroke in 2013. One young Algerian student, Adel, told the media amid pr...

Trump Reportedly Ordered John Kelly to Give Jared Kushner a Security Clearance

Per the Times , Kushner's personnel file says he was granted an interim top-secret clearance in September 2017, only to have the clearance demoted to simply "secret" clearance in February 2018, in the wake of revelations that allegations of domest...

During Trump Interview Hannity Admits He Spoke With Cohen About Hush Payments During Trump Interview Hannity Admits He Spoke With Cohen About Hush Payments

Still, that first testimony will be historically significant to the larger Trump-Russia investigations - not only for the jaw-dropping level of detail from the president's former "family fix-it guy", but for the additional rounds of testimony to co...

China opens up airspace in response to India-Pakistan crisis: Chinese media China opens up airspace in response to India-Pakistan crisis: Chinese media

Pakistan partially resumed it's flight operations with restrictions today, the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) said, after thousands of passengers were left stranded worldwide when Islamabad shut down air travel as tensions with neighbouring India...

Gunmen battle police in Somalia's capital Gunmen battle police in Somalia's capital

He said 29 people, mostly civilians, had died in the attack and its aftermath, and 80 had been wounded. A hotel is burning and other buildings were ruined by the blast. "The militants are still fighting from inside a civilian house adjacent to the ho...

Michael Cohen Tells Congress Trump Committed Multiple Criminal Acts Michael Cohen Tells Congress Trump Committed Multiple Criminal Acts

Rep. Mark Meadows , R-N.C., attempted to defend Trump's charges of racism, bringing up Lynne Patton , a Trump administration official, according to RawStory . Cohen also confirmed the president repeatedly checked in about the status of a proposed ...

Fiery crash 'kills 20' at Cairo train station Fiery crash 'kills 20' at Cairo train station

Student Ali Ramadan said he had suffered burns and injured his foot when he ran into a concrete bench on the crowded platform. Separate footage filmed inside the station showed a fire engulfing the train and a nearby platform and people rushing to ...

Shamima Begum flees Syrian refugee camp after receiving 'death threats', lawyer says Shamima Begum flees Syrian refugee camp after receiving 'death threats', lawyer says

They say the teenager should face justice if she is found to have broken the law by travelling to Syria . The 19-year-old, from Bethnal Green, east London , who left the United Kingdom for Syria in 2015 to join ISIS , is thought to have been tak...

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