Friday September 18-th, 2020

Earliest known signs of cannabis smoking unearthed in China Earliest known signs of cannabis smoking unearthed in China

Their analysis of this also found that ancient cannabis plants contained a high level of psychoactive compounds never before seen at an archaeological site. A 2006 study revealed the presence of cannabis seeds in a separate Chinese tomb but o...

WW2 Soldier And French Woman Reunited 75 Years After Falling In Love WW2 Soldier And French Woman Reunited 75 Years After Falling In Love

However, the romance didn't last that long because Robbins had to depart for the Eastern Front to fight against the Axis Powers. "I told her maybe I'll come back and take you, but it did not happen like that", he recalled. The love story of this Am...

Dominican players 'embarrassed' by David Ortiz shooting Dominican players 'embarrassed' by David Ortiz shooting

The New Jersey prosecutors did not address the difference in spelling but said the man they were looking for was the suspected shooter. The bullet entered Ortiz's back and exited his abdomen. Rolfi Ferreira-Cruz, 25, of Reading, Pennsylvania, w...

Trump reverses course, says 'of course' he would report foreign interference Trump reverses course, says 'of course' he would report foreign interference

In the interview , Trump appeared to walk back his comments from earlier in the week to ABC , when he said he would consider accepting information from an outside nation and may not contact law enforcement. "If I thought anything was incorrect or...

Men Have Died Following A Light Aircraft Crash In Co. Kildare Men Have Died Following A Light Aircraft Crash In Co. Kildare

An investigation is being carried out by the Air Accident Investigation Unit (AAIU). The wreckage has been removed from the scene. Speaking to KFM Radio this morning, Garda Superintendent Martin Walker said a "concerned member of the public" re...

Joe Biden Promises to 'Cure Cancer' if Elected President in 2020 Joe Biden Promises to 'Cure Cancer' if Elected President in 2020

Biden, meanwhile, is campaigning as a front-runner, relishing the one-on-one fight with Trump while making sure he doesn't ignore the demands of the Democratic primary. Biden later said he didn't mean Trump was literally an existential threat, he jus...

Israeli PM's wife accepts plea deal in case of catered meals Israeli PM's wife accepts plea deal in case of catered meals

Sara Netanyahu was originally charged with fraud, aggravated fraud and breach of trust. According to her original chargesheet, she fraudulently obtained $100,000 of public funds for hundreds of meals supplied by well-known restaurants and chefs to t...

Trump compares first lady 'Melania T' to 'Jackie O' Trump compares first lady 'Melania T' to 'Jackie O'

Queen Elizabeth's "people" said "she hasn't had so much fun in 25 years", said Trump. That's a reference to an August 2017 miscue that saw her exiting Air Force One in pencil-thin heels while she and the president were in Texas to inspect hurricane...

Trump gets harpooned for ‘Prince of Whales’ spelling error Trump gets harpooned for ‘Prince of Whales’ spelling error

Mr Trump took to Twitter after revealing in an interview with ABC news that he would take information about a political rival from a foreign government if it was offered to him, without reporting it to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The tweet a...

Russia's 'sexiest poker player' electrocuted in apartment Russia's 'sexiest poker player' electrocuted in apartment

She was named by the news service as Lilya Novikova, a star in the world of online poker known to fans as Lia. Novikova had an engineering degree from Moscow's prestigious Bauman University and had gained a massive following online. It is thought t...

Body of 7 year old Indian girl found in U.S. desert Body of 7 year old Indian girl found in U.S. desert

Within several hours, officials say one child's body was found about 17 miles west of Lukeville. It is believed that every year nearly ten thousand people from India are cheated by agents who promise to get them into the US and drop them off at the b...

Trump says he won't fire Kellyanne Conway for Hatch Act violations Trump says he won't fire Kellyanne Conway for Hatch Act violations

President Trump in a phone call with "Fox & Friends" says he will not fire his counselor amid accusations that she violated the Hatch Act, saying her freedom of speech is trying to be taken away. Special Counsel Henry Kerner, meanwhile, defended his ...

Dominican Republic police detained six suspects hired to shoot David Ortiz Dominican Republic police detained six suspects hired to shoot David Ortiz

Robert Bracken told the site that he believes it's the same guy who confessed to shooting Ortiz, but couldn't confirm it unless given Ferreira-Cruz's biographical information. According to court documents obtained by the Boston Globe , two men we...

Boeing 737 MAX to fly again by December Boeing 737 MAX to fly again by December

Bahrami was reluctant to provide a timeline, but asked whether the plane would resume service this year or next, he said remarks by Boeing chief executive Dennis Muilenburg projecting a return by the end of 2019 sounded correct. The European Aviati...

Twitter pulls down thousands of accounts tied to Iranian government Twitter pulls down thousands of accounts tied to Iranian government

Twitter is adding those accounts and their tweets to a public database it launched a year ago to track its battle against government-linked misinformation. The U.S. platform said it had also taken down 130 accounts tied to the Catalan independence mo...

Over 600 US companies urge Trump to end trade dispute:The Asahi Shimbun Over 600 US companies urge Trump to end trade dispute:The Asahi Shimbun

U.S. authorities are also preparing to probe the market power of large technology companies, according to sources. The meeting comes as the President is considering whether to go ahead with threatened tariff increases in his trade war with China....

Baby cut from womb of slain Chicago woman dies Baby cut from womb of slain Chicago woman dies

In the photo, taken by a student pastor, the baby is being held by Yovany Lopez, the boy's father and the teenager's husband. Doctors wouldn't speculate on the baby's survival chances, but there was hope after he opened his eyes at the end of May...

This Day In History - The Death of Nicole Brown Simpson This Day In History - The Death of Nicole Brown Simpson

Many Americans take into consideration to for the time being that Simpson's criminal trial modified into a travesty of justice - a thought bolstered in 1997, when a civil jury came all by Simpson "responsible" for the homicides and ordered him to pay...

FEC chief blasts Trump over willingness to receive foreign dirt on opponents FEC chief blasts Trump over willingness to receive foreign dirt on opponents

Trump's son Donald Trump Jr. was questioned https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-congress-son/trump-jr-says-nothing-to-correct-after-closed-interview-with-senate-committee-idUSKCN1TD1U6 by a U.S. "I think it's a mistake". "Not only doe...

United Kingdom commits to 'net zero'emissions by 2050

Craig Bennett, Chief Executive of Friends of the Earth, said: "It is disappointing that the Government has ignored its climate advisors' recommendation to exclude carbon offsets - as well as caving into Treasury pressure to review the target in five ...

Donald Trump refers to Prince Charles as 'Prince of Whales' in tweet Donald Trump refers to Prince Charles as 'Prince of Whales' in tweet

Trump tweeted: 'I meet and talk to "foreign governments" every day. "We talked about 'Everything!'" he wrote. He added: "Should I immediately call the Federal Bureau of Investigation about these calls and meetings?" How ridiculous! I would never be...

Kamala Harris: Trump is a 'clear and present threat to democracy'

Harris doubled down on her statements, claiming Attorney General Bill Barr, the head of the DOJ, ran "interference" on the president's behalf when he said Special Council Robert Mueller's report cleared Trump of any crimes. She reportedly told ...

Pelosi is so 'done' with Trump, the 'diverter in chief' Pelosi is so 'done' with Trump, the 'diverter in chief'

When asked about whether she made the remarks, Pelosi said she would keep what she told fellow Democrats behind closed doors private. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi slammed President Donald Trump . "But I'm not here to have that discussion. That...

Huawei ban will hurt UK's mobile connectivity leadership and trade Huawei ban will hurt UK's mobile connectivity leadership and trade

Britain's National Security Council, chaired by Prime Minister Theresa May , had agreed in April to allow Huawei restricted access to non-core parts of the 5G network , but that decision has been put on hold following the USA intervention.

Ex-Stanford sailing coach faces sentencing in USA college scandal Ex-Stanford sailing coach faces sentencing in USA college scandal

John Vandemoer , who grew up on Cape Cod and started sailing off the shores of Hyannis as a child, pleaded guilty to racketeering and honest fraud services for steering $610,000 into Stanford sailing bank accounts in return for falsely qualifying thr...

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