Monday September 21-st, 2020

Philippines: US DNA tests confirm death of IS-linked leader

Romeo Brawner Jr., Commander of the 103rd Infantry "Haribon" Brigade. A native of Pagayawan, a fifth-class town of 13,000 in Lanao del Sur province, Marohombsar saw action only in skirmishes with government forces in the province's Butig town befor...

Four arrested in terror probe after arriving in United Kingdom from Sri Lanka

Four men have been arrested moments after they arrived in Luton Airport on board an global flight. The men remain in custody at a police station in Bedfordshire while police investigate. British counter-terror police have arrested four men on suspi...

Unruly Passenger Jumps Onto Tarmac at Phoenix Airport Unruly Passenger Jumps Onto Tarmac at Phoenix Airport

Passengers on the plane declined to press charges against the man; however, he could still face trespassing charges for his jump onto the tarmac. Neither police nor American Airlines indicated whether it had been determined what was sprayed by th...

Republican senator: Trump may be trying to make 'everybody crazy' Republican senator: Trump may be trying to make 'everybody crazy'

He has attempted to withhold their federal funding, and his administration has sued states such as California, which passed controversial statewide sanctuary laws in 2017 in an effort to blunt Trump's immigration policies. Whether or not it moves f...

Orange weather alert issued for Cork and Waterford Orange weather alert issued for Cork and Waterford

Forecasters have issued a Status Orange rainfall warning for Cork and Waterford. The warning will remain in place until 6pm Monday. There are also two marine warnings in place, a status yellow gale warning and a small craft warning from Malin...

Over 120 killed, almost 600 wounded in Libya fighting Over 120 killed, almost 600 wounded in Libya fighting

Gen Haftar is widely thought to have modelled his muscular leadership style on Egypt's Sisi, himself an army general turned president whose rule is defined by his opposition to and zero tolerance towards political Islam. The spike in violence has mar...

First Alert Forecast: Strong to severe storms likely today First Alert Forecast: Strong to severe storms likely today

A vehicle drives through a flooded section of Muskingum Ave. on Saturday , April 13, 2019, in Odessa, Texas. The Angelina County Sheriff's Office said an 8-year-old and a 3-year-old died when strong winds toppled a tree onto the back of their fami...

European Union nations take in migrants rescued near Libya European Union nations take in migrants rescued near Libya

Rescuers initially pulled 64 migrants from the water but two women were taken to Malta for medical treatment. The Alan Kurdi rescue vessel, named after a three-year-old Syrian refugee boy who drowned in 2015 while trying to reach Europe with his pa...

Trump confirms he'd like to send asylum seekers to sanctuary cities Trump confirms he'd like to send asylum seekers to sanctuary cities

Neal argues that the language in the law unambiguously mandates the IRS to provide the tax returns to the committee upon request, that the IRS can not legally question the committee's goal, and that "concerns about what the committee may do with th...

Dutch doctor ‘fathered’ 49 children in IVF scandal Dutch doctor ‘fathered’ 49 children in IVF scandal

Jan Karbaat, who died in 2017, has always been suspected of using his own semen at his now closed Rotterdam fertility clinic without the knowledge of the women. Jan Karbaat was first taken to court by a group of donor children and their parents in 20...

DFW Weather: North Texas Met With Strong Storms, Hail On Saturday DFW Weather: North Texas Met With Strong Storms, Hail On Saturday

Be sure to secure all loose items. The most significant risk of severe weather is expected Saturday , but there's still considerable potential Sunday . MONDAY: Rain/TStorms possible. High: 60s. Wednesday: Partly cloudy and pleasant with temp...

Afghan President Slams Taliban’s Announcement of Spring Offensive Afghan President Slams Taliban’s Announcement of Spring Offensive

The Taliban effectively controls almost half of Afghanistan and has continued to launch frequent attacks on security forces despite holding several rounds of peace talks with the United States in recent months after almost 18 years of war.

Brexit cannot define us, says UK PM's deputy as ratings dip Brexit cannot define us, says UK PM's deputy as ratings dip

The interventions come amid mounting warnings that pro-Leave Tories. The extraordinary move emerged as two past chairmen of the backbench committee declare, in an article for The Sunday Telegraph , that the panel could alter the rules that prevent...

Judge sentences Ukraine lobbyist W. Samuel Patten to probation Judge sentences Ukraine lobbyist W. Samuel Patten to probation

Mr. Patten, 47, pleaded guilty in August to communicating with US lawmakers and news media organizations on behalf of a Russia-aligned political party in Ukraine called the Opposition Bloc without disclosing that work to the Justice Department , i...

DeWine signs heartbeat abortion bill DeWine signs heartbeat abortion bill

As soon as DeWine signed the OH bill into law, the state's chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) announced that they will be challenging it in court. Supreme Court to strike down Roe v. Wade . Similar fetal laws have been passed in ...

A large, flightless bird kills its Florida owner A large, flightless bird kills its Florida owner

About 10:30 a.m., authorities received a call from a witness stating the man fell and had been attacked by the bird at a property off Alachua County Road 235 - northwest of the University of Florida in Gainesville - where the cassowary and other ...

China exports rise in March, rebounding from Recession China exports rise in March, rebounding from Recession

While export orders remained sluggish, there were signs that a long spell of contraction was easing even as trade talks with the United States appeared to be making progress. A customs spokesman said he expects mild growth in both exports and i...

Kentucky Rep.: AOC Must Apologize to Crenshaw Before Coal Mine Visit Kentucky Rep.: AOC Must Apologize to Crenshaw Before Coal Mine Visit

While Crenshaw has not co-sponsored the bill that Ocasio-Cortez referenced , he has not yet announced how he will vote. Omar delivered the keynote speech at a fundraiser for the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) on March 23 where she ...

Jacob Rees-Mogg Says Family Remains Unified Despite Sister Joining Brexit Party

BBC's Andrew Marr asked Mr Batten: "How do you respond to that?" " Ukip did struggle to get enough good people into it". "What we've seen over the course of the last few weeks is the willful betrayal of the greatest democratic exercise in the hi...

Surveillance video shows Chicago cops beating, using stun gun on teen girl Surveillance video shows Chicago cops beating, using stun gun on teen girl

Those charges were later dropped by the State's Attorney's Office. Police said that, as they were leading her out of the building, she attacked them, causing all three to fall down the stairs. Laurentio Howard said the video shows he and his daught...

Plane, helicopters collision leaves three dead near Mount Everest Plane, helicopters collision leaves three dead near Mount Everest

A police official was among those killed and the injured have been airlifted to Kathmandu for treatment, according to The Himalayan Times (HT). Reports suggest the plane skidded off the runway to the right and hit the helicopter as it landed from K...

Chanting 'death to Israel,' Iranians rally against U.S. blacklisting of Guard Chanting 'death to Israel,' Iranians rally against U.S. blacklisting of Guard

The Iranian top diplomat has reminded Europe and the U.S. administration that without Iranian IRGC's help, the ISIL terrorist group would have control over two countries in the region and would be now threatening Europe. Responding to a question abou...

Pro-EU parties will use the upcoming European elections as ‘soft referendum’ Pro-EU parties will use the upcoming European elections as ‘soft referendum’

With the Electoral Commission having said any new referendum would probably take six months to organise, Hammond pointed out that there was not much time before the new Brexit date of 31 October that was agreed by European Union leaders this we...

Democrats fire back at Trump as transgender troop ban takes effect

The finalized version of the ban on transgenders disqualifies from service "transgender persons with a history or diagnosis of gender dysphoria", and specifically those who "may require substantial medical treatment, including medications and sur...

Sheriff: Several injured after powerful storms hit Texas Sheriff: Several injured after powerful storms hit Texas

A separate tornado also destroyed a home in Ratcliff, Texas , outside of Houston, on Saturday, injuring at least three people, according to the National Weather Service. On Saturday morning, the storm system dropped large hail ranging from the size ...

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