Austria to close seven mosques, expel imams in crackdown on ‘political Islam’

Two imams have received deportation orders, and another 60 are under investigation and could face expulsion along with their family members, Herbert Kickl, the Austrian interior minister, said. "Efforts to normalize Islamophobia and racism must be re... More..

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Somerville school uses lullaby to teach kids about lockdown drills
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Somerville school uses lullaby to teach kids about lockdown drills

Twitter user Georgy Cohen posted a photo of the nursery rhyme, which was posted in a classroom in Somerville, Massachusetts. Cohen added that her child had already been practising shooter drills in pre-K...More..

Orlando family gets alligator surprise while using backyard Slip 'n Slide
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Orlando family gets alligator surprise while using backyard Slip 'n Slide

Unbeknownst to him or his watching family though, an actual alligator was skulking nearby - but you might struggle to see it! "This thing was watching us the whole time from the side of my house and it ran down...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

South Korean found 6 days after Australia mountain fall

On Thursday, a helicopter crew passed food down to her before she was winched more than 60ft (18m) to safety. Police confirmed Ms Han had been found safe in bushland on Thursday following a mass search of the...More..

8th Graders Given Ballistic Shields As 'Welcome To High School' Gift
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

8th Graders Given Ballistic Shields As 'Welcome To High School' Gift

A great grandparent of one of the graduating students similarly said it was a sad commentary on American society that 8th graders needed to be given bulletproof shields as rites de passage going into high s...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

'Best news ever!' Kim Kardashian's trip to the White House pays off

Alice Marie Johnson was overjoyed when Kim Kardashian called her to share the news that President Donald Trump had agreed to commute the great-grandmother's life sentence for a nonviolent drug offense. K...More..

Canada’s Senate To Vote On Numerous Changes To Marijuana Legislation - Delays Expected
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Canada’s Senate To Vote On Numerous Changes To Marijuana Legislation - Delays Expected

They can either pass it themselves by midnight on Tuesday, or reject it or do nothing, which would put the initiative on the ballot in November and be left up to voters. Legislators were too slow to act and now...More..

California Democrats Secure Ballot Spots In Key Races
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

California Democrats Secure Ballot Spots In Key Races

Real estate investor-attorney Ed Cox ( pictured at right ) shocked political watchers on Tuesday when he finished second in the state's unusual primary system that allows the top two finishers to advance to a...More..

Aircraft enroute to Nairobi from Kitale goes missing
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Aircraft enroute to Nairobi from Kitale goes missing

A section of the search and rescue team was waiting to be airlifted from Njambini playground to the search zone at 7am. "The ground search will intensify in the next hour despite poor weather conditions tha...More..

7 dead after Guatemala's Fuego volcano erupts
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

7 dead after Guatemala's Fuego volcano erupts

Few of the bodies have yet been identified because the intense heat left them unrecognizable. Fuego Volcano is famous for being nearly constantly active at a low level. Firefighters in Guatemala said there we...More..

Ranking: University of Michigan No. 1 public university in U.S.
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Ranking: University of Michigan No. 1 public university in U.S.

With Wednesday's release of the 2019 tally , however, the University's climb faltered. Chang Gung University and National Sun Yat-Sen University are both ranked 151st-200th this year, down from their rankings...More..

South African triple axe murderer Henri van Breda gets three life sentences
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

South African triple axe murderer Henri van Breda gets three life sentences

After the sentencing, provincial police commissioner Lieutenant General Khombinkosi Jula congratulated the team behind Van Breda's conviction, reiterating the "importance of the preservation of the crime scene ...More..

King tasks Razzaz with forming new government
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

King tasks Razzaz with forming new government

Still, many protesters have refused to back down, despite Mulki's dismissal. The king retains final say on all policy issues, and presumably would also define the parameters of any economic and political refo...More..

Top aide to EPA chief Scott Pruitt resigns
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Top aide to EPA chief Scott Pruitt resigns

And on Tuesday, the Post reported that Pruitt had an EPA staffer set up a meeting to help his wife secure a Chick-fil-A franchise. Pruitt's wife Marlyn started an application to open a Chick-fil-A franchise...More..

State Trooper Pulls Over Cop Who Delivered Him Almost 27 Years Ago
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

State Trooper Pulls Over Cop Who Delivered Him Almost 27 Years Ago

What some would deem as a routine traffic stop, things quickly escalated when Bailly mentioned he was a retired Piscataway police officer. When Patterson told him that he grew up on Poe Place, Bailly said tha...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Afghanistan announces ceasefire with Taliban after clerics' peace meeting

Ghani said in a message posted to his Twitter account that the truce would offer the Taliban an opportunity to "introspect (sic) that their violent campaign is not wining them hearts and minds but further ali...More..

Trump, Trudeau Have 'Truly Warm' Friendship Despite Report Of Tense Call: Freeland
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Trump, Trudeau Have 'Truly Warm' Friendship Despite Report Of Tense Call: Freeland

Now that he's in office, Trump has followed through with a comprehensive protectionist agenda-threatening foreign governments with a multi-front trade war, which he claims will be easy for us to win. "I think...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Trump falsely accuses Canada of burning down White House

According to CNN , the two world leaders were discussing trade when Prime Minister Justin Trudeau asked for an explanation of how tariffs are considered a national security issue. Every other G7 country pla...More..

Arizona Cops On Paid Leave After Video Shows Them Beating Unarmed Man
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Arizona Cops On Paid Leave After Video Shows Them Beating Unarmed Man

Then Johnson's back on the ground, officers' knees on his back, as police tie him up, wrap a white bandage or sheet around his eyes, and carry him into the elevator. The Mesa Police Department must develop a la...More..

Philippines' Duterte says will quit if enough women protest his kiss
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Philippines' Duterte says will quit if enough women protest his kiss

One senator called the act "a despicable display of sexism and grave abuse of authority". He called a woman, Bea Kim , onto the platform during a speech on Sunday and pointed to his lips. Research fellow at ...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Stormy Daniels releases new perfume called Truth

Hannity's Fox News show, the goal of which was not to allow Ms. Clifford to truthfully tell her story, but for her appearance to benefit Mr. Trump by controlling the media coverage resulting from an InTouch mag...More..

Cahill, Arzani in Australia's final World Cup squad
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Cahill, Arzani in Australia's final World Cup squad

One of the big positives for Van Marwijk was the fact that his charges had no trouble finding goals without him having to turn to veteran star Tim Cahill , who barely was even required to get off the bench a...More..

Paul Ryan tells Donald Trump not to pardon himself in Russian Federation probe
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Paul Ryan tells Donald Trump not to pardon himself in Russian Federation probe

Ryan also warned President Trump not to pardon himself, as a debate rages on over the president's constitutional powers. On Trump's orders, the Department of Justice conducted two briefings for a handful of...More..

United Kingdom 'must come clean' over airstrikes in Syria, says Amnesty International
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

United Kingdom 'must come clean' over airstrikes in Syria, says Amnesty International

Residents were trapped as fighting raged in Raqqa's streets between IS militants and Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighters, supported by the Coalition's air and artillery strikes. She and her ch...More..

Putin Tells Austrian Reporter He and Trump ‘Regularly Talk Over the Phone’
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Putin Tells Austrian Reporter He and Trump ‘Regularly Talk Over the Phone’

The country's new government of conservatives and populists, headed by the youthful Mr. Kurz , 32, is more pro-Russian than ever due to the presence of the far-right Austrian Freedom Party in the coalition f...More..

I hope IG's report on Clinton, Comey is not being made 'weaker’
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

I hope IG's report on Clinton, Comey is not being made 'weaker’

The Justice Department's internal watchdog sent a criminal referral for McCabe in April to the U.S. Attorney's office in Washington in response to Horowitz's finding that McCabe leaked information to the press ...More..

by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Giuliani shrugs off reaction to 'hands and knees' comment on Kim

The designated Special Zone. Trump's national security adviser, John Bolton, has also caused a storm by insisting North Korea would have to dismantle its nuclear arsenal completely and immediately, rousin...More..

Texas man bitten by severed rattlesnake head
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Texas man bitten by severed rattlesnake head

Upon spotting a four-foot rattlesnake, the man (unnamed in media reports) severed its head with a shovel. "In that case, since there is no body, it released all its venom into him", Sutcliffe told KIII-TV. ...More..

American diplomats fall ill in China after hearing odd noises
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

American diplomats fall ill in China after hearing odd noises

It was unclear if there was any connection to last year's situation in Cuba where 24 USA government employees experienced a range of ailments after hearing an unusual sound. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswom...More..

More Than 100 Migrants Feared Dead In Capsizing Off Tunisia
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

More Than 100 Migrants Feared Dead In Capsizing Off Tunisia

Spindler says bad weatherforced the Coast Guard to temporarilycall off their search over the weekend for the approximate 60 others lost at sea, and two smugglers have been arrested in connection with the incide...More..