Thursday April 9-th, 2020

Korea's Kim sets year-end deadline for USA to shift stance Korea's Kim sets year-end deadline for USA to shift stance

In Hanoi, the U.S. came "to the talks only racking its brain to find ways that are absolutely impracticable" and did "not really ready itself to sit with us face-to-face and settle the problem", Kim said . Mr. Trump's remarks on Saturday echoed comm...

Castaway dog saved 140 miles from land Castaway dog saved 140 miles from land

The four-member rescue team used a rope to harness the dog and pulled him to safety. The rig workers named the dog Boonrod, a Thai word that roughly translates as "the saved one" or "survivor". "Finally, we chose to tie a rope around his neck and...

Man arrested in assault on transgender woman in Dallas Man arrested in assault on transgender woman in Dallas

The video shows the woman in a parking lot near the apartment complex when a man in a white long-sleeved T-shirt and white shorts runs up to her and slings her to the ground. Family members who identified the woman as Muhlaysia Booker said what hap...

Sudan military arrests Bashir appointees, protesters assured of security Sudan military arrests Bashir appointees, protesters assured of security

The sit-in outside the compound, which also includes the intelligence headquarters and the presidential residence, began on 6 April after more than three months of protests triggered by a deepening economic crisis. On Monday the military council said...

Mohammed Ishtaye sworn in as new Palestinian PM Mohammed Ishtaye sworn in as new Palestinian PM

Fatah and PLO President Mahmoud Abbas said talks with the United States are "useless", Arabs48 reported yesterday. "We will seek national unity at all costs, and within two days, a delegation from Fatah will head to Cairo to follow up on this iss...

Venezuela's ex-spy chief fights extradition from Spain to US Venezuela's ex-spy chief fights extradition from Spain to US

Carvajal, dubbed "El Pollo" (The Chicken), was taken into custody Friday at his son's home in Madrid by Spanish police. Carvajal also provided FARC with official Venezuelan government identification documents that allowed its members to travel to a...

‘World’s most dangerous bird’ kills owner in Florida ‘World’s most dangerous bird’ kills owner in Florida

The birds are closely related to the emu, and are "rightfully considered the most unsafe bird in the world", according to the San Diego Zoo website. Hajos was transported to a nearby hospital, where he died, Crews said. "The cassowary can slice ope...

Paris' Notre Dame cathedral on fire Paris' Notre Dame cathedral on fire

Flames and smoke are seen billowing from the roof at Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris on April 15. A city hall spokesman added that the area was being cleared. Perhaps flying water tankers could be used to put it out. The cathedral, which dates ba...

DNA test confirms killing of leader of ISIS-affiliated group in Philippines DNA test confirms killing of leader of ISIS-affiliated group in Philippines

Romeo Brawner Jr., Commander of the 103rd Infantry "Haribon" Brigade. The First Infantry Division, however, said they were able to confirm the identity of Abu Dar's remains through the help of U.S. Four soldiers were killed and 2 wounded in the Mar...

TORNADO watch: Virginia BRACED for ‘damaging winds, heavy rain and SEVERE weather’ TORNADO watch: Virginia BRACED for ‘damaging winds, heavy rain and SEVERE weather’

Similar watches had been issued earlier Sunday evening across Pennsylvania and as far south as the Carolinas as severe thunderstorms moved through. News 5 viewers captured videos and images of funnel clouds, tornadoes forming, shelf clouds and the ...

Coast Guard: 23 adrift for days rescued in Gulf of Mexico

The Coast Guard launched aircraft to search for the vessel and alerted the Carnival Fantasy which arrived on the scene and brought the individuals on board around 10:47 a.m. The plane's crew didn't find anyone and returned to base. The statement ...

Vietnamese suspect in Kim Jong Nam murder to be released soon Vietnamese suspect in Kim Jong Nam murder to be released soon

Moon met Kim three times previous year and also brokered nuclear talks between Washington and Pyongyang following tensions created by North's nuclear and missile tests and the exchange of war threats between Kim and President Donald Trump .

University student dies after falling 12m from campus bell tower University student dies after falling 12m from campus bell tower

A school spokesman said the tower was off limits to students, "always locked" and that they were looking into whether the lock had been tampered with. "She was with a group of friends ..." They're unlocked at night when they're cleaning. School pre...

ICRC appeals for news of team abducted in Syria in 2013 ICRC appeals for news of team abducted in Syria in 2013

The NZHerald has been told that her captors made contact with the woman's family in New Zealand through email, demanding a ransom and warning that media coverage of her situation would lead to her death. "We know she is thinking of us and that she wi...

Clerics sue for peace — Palm Sunday Clerics sue for peace — Palm Sunday

Israeli officials reported an estimated 15,000 people took part in the procession. Palm Sunday marks the arrival of Jesus Christ in Jerusalem, where his disciples gave him a warm welcome by waving palm leaves, a gesture to signify the victory of go...

Finland's Social Democrats party seals narrow election win Finland's Social Democrats party seals narrow election win

The Finns Party more than doubled its seats to 39. One of the more likely outcomes appears to be a six-seat majority government formed by the Social Democrats, National Coalition, Green League and Swedish People's Party. At a Finns Party rally on t...

Ecuador's president says Assange tried to use its embassy to spy Ecuador's president says Assange tried to use its embassy to spy

The comments show the degradation of Julian Assange's relationship with Ecuador, which allowed him to stay in the London embassy for almost seven years. Pressed over the veracity of the allegations, Ms Robinson said: "That's not true". Assange ...

Hackers Publish Data on Thousands of US Police Officers and Federal Agents

At the same time, in the commentary to the publication, one of the hackers on condition of anonymity, stated that over a thousand websites had been hacked, and access was received to "more than a million data" about employees in several US federal ag...

Pelosi says Trump using 9/11 images for 'political attack' Pelosi says Trump using 9/11 images for 'political attack'

Some called Trump's move Islamophobic and an "incitement" to violence against the Somali-American politician, while others said it put her "life in danger". On Friday, Trump tweeted a video suggesting that Omar, a USA representative from Minnesot...

Italy says military intervention 'cannot be a solution' in Libya Italy says military intervention 'cannot be a solution' in Libya

Military strongman Khalifa Haftar has launched an offensive to take Tripoli from the UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA), intensifying the crisis in the country riven by divisions since the Nato-backed overthrow of dictator Muammar Gaddafi ...

American Airlines extends Boeing 737 MAX cancellations through August 19 American Airlines extends Boeing 737 MAX cancellations through August 19

Senior officials at American Airlines said they were "confident" that the Boeing upgrade would be approved by USA aviation regulators before 19 August, despite its decision to ground its fleet of 24 planes until then. Investigators are focusing on th...

Egypt's Sisi meets Libyan renegade general, Haftar, in Cairo Egypt's Sisi meets Libyan renegade general, Haftar, in Cairo

Egypt has close ties with Haftar, whose Libyan National Army (LNA) controls the east and swept through the mainly desert south earlier this year before moving to Tripoli ten days ago in a major escalation of conflict. The UN said on Sunday that a sc...

On AFSPA, PM Modi says, 'Shouldn't our security forces have safety net?' On AFSPA, PM Modi says, 'Shouldn't our security forces have safety net?'

Modi renewed his warning to Pakistan that "his new India" is capable of "eliminating terrorists in their homes". Prime Minister Narendra Modi while speaking at a rally in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday said that Congress had been ...

New details in child thrown from Mall of America balcony New details in child thrown from Mall of America balcony

In the press conference about the incident, Bloomington Police Chief Jeff Potts said Landen is "receiving care". The name of the victim has not been released , and his family is asking for their privacy to be respected. He had also swept his h...

Rod Rosenstein: Saying Barr Is Misleading with Mueller Summary 'Bizarre' Rod Rosenstein: Saying Barr Is Misleading with Mueller Summary 'Bizarre'

Rosenstein appointed Mueller as special counsel for the Russian Federation probe in May 2017, after Trump fired former FBI director James Comey, who had directed the investigation to that point. Barr and deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein said th...

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