7-meter-long python swallows Indonesian woman

The victim, 54-year-old Wa Tiba, was recovered from the bloated snake who was captured and killed near the place where she went missing. The local area police chief, Hamka, stated that a search party was immediately formed to trace her whereabouts ... More..

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Taxi runs into crowd in central Moscow, seven people injured

Moscow's traffic management authority said the driver had a licence issued in Kyrgyzstan and had not driven into the crowd of people deliberately. Police said seven people were hurt in the incident, which too...More..

Wisconsin woman recruited on behalf of Islamic State
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Wisconsin woman recruited on behalf of Islamic State

She maintained a digital "library of instructions on how to make bombs, biological weapons, poisons and suicide vests" to assist Islamic State supporters in plotting attacks. In one case, she suggested using th...More..

Heat wave approaches DC area as cooler weather flees region
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Heat wave approaches DC area as cooler weather flees region

Temperatures will cool off, but stay in the 80s. "The lovely weather for the past several days was courtesy of a strong Canadian high pressure system pumping in very dry air", Ritter said . Tuesday: Rain ea...More..

About 2000 minors separated from families
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

About 2000 minors separated from families

People attend a rally protesting the separation of children from their families while crossing the USA border. The issue is causing a growing political storm for the Trump administration. Michele Brane, direc...More..

EPA's Pruitt Got Rose Bowl Tickets. Democrats Want to Know How
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

EPA's Pruitt Got Rose Bowl Tickets. Democrats Want to Know How

Senator James Inhofe . "Pruitt purchased the tickets at face value from the OU athletic department", Wilcox said. Additionally, the newspaper said an aide helped book his travel to the Rose Bowl in Pasadena,...More..

2nd Deputy Dies In Inmate Transport Shooting
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

2nd Deputy Dies In Inmate Transport Shooting

Rohrer and King were transporting the inmate for a court hearing at the building, which is across the street to the north of the Wyandotte County jail. Kelli Bailiff said during a news conference Friday at the ...More..

New York AG Sues Trump Foundation - Cortney O'Brien
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

New York AG Sues Trump Foundation - Cortney O'Brien

Prosecutors also want to bar Trump's three eldest children from the boards of nonprofits based in NY or that operate in NY for one year. Donald Trump stages a cheque presentation with a $100,000 contributio...More..

Tunisian allegedly made ricin for German attack - 6/14/2018 5:42:59 AM
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Tunisian allegedly made ricin for German attack - 6/14/2018 5:42:59 AM

The prosecutors said they still had not determined how far the suspect was in the planning of an attack using ricin. Markus Schmitt, prosecutors' spokesperson, said: "We don't know how, or how widely, the r...More..

Fire engulfs Glasgow art school
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Fire engulfs Glasgow art school

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said she was heartbroken by the fire, tweeting: "This is clearly an extremely serious situation". A restoration project, which was set to cost between £20 million and £...More..

Anger, grief as Britain marks 1st anniversary of Grenfell fire
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Anger, grief as Britain marks 1st anniversary of Grenfell fire

Per The Week, "68 households are still living in emergency accommodation a year on from the fire". One by one, relatives announced the names of the deceased accompanied by a flurry from a bongo drum, before p...More..

Murder of Eurydice Dixon sparks safety debate
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Murder of Eurydice Dixon sparks safety debate

It's terrifying because, for her, it was such an average night - in a year's time she probably wouldn't have remembered any of the specifics. "There's so much advice, so many rules, around what she should do an...More..

Michel Barnier and Davis Davis talk Brexit 'backstop'
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Michel Barnier and Davis Davis talk Brexit 'backstop'

Allies of Davis hailed the text as a victory for the Brexit Secretary, who had pushed for a firm commitment to a time limit on any Brexit backstop. It would see the north effectively remain within the EU sing...More..

President Trump raises hopes, says North Korea returning United States remains
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

President Trump raises hopes, says North Korea returning United States remains

President Donald Trump returned from his Singapore summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un saying he wanted the U.S. to treat him the way the North Korean people treat their leader. "I met a general", ...More..

Harvard acknowledged Asian-Americans faced admissions penalty
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Harvard acknowledged Asian-Americans faced admissions penalty

Putting the alleged disparity in perspective, SFFA claims that an Asian-American male applicant to Harvard with a 25 percent chance of admission would actually have a much better chance if he were of another ...More..

Rand Paul: Lindsey Graham is a danger to the country
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Rand Paul: Lindsey Graham is a danger to the country

Paul made the comments on CNN while discussing the North Korea summit with Wolf Blitzer on "The Situation Room". "Senator Schumer, a Democrat, has laid out a deal I could accept", Graham continued. I want y...More..

Trump to G7: Crimea Part of Russia Because Everyone Speaks Russian
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Trump to G7: Crimea Part of Russia Because Everyone Speaks Russian

Earlier, Buzzfeed claimed, citing two diplomatic sources, Donald Trump allegedly told G7 leaders that "Crimea is Russian because everyone who lives there speaks Russian". President Obama lost Crimea. Skabee...More..

by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Theresa May's meaningful vote compromise rejected by rebel MPs

Her minority government still needs support from the rebels to pass that bill and win future votes on more than 10 separate pieces of legislation needed to prepare for Brexit. Fellow backbencher Sarah Woolaston...More..

Air operations hit by dust storm
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Air operations hit by dust storm

The PM2.5 level (presence of particles with diameter less than 2.5 mm) worsened and went from "very poor level" to "severe" in the past 24 hours with Delhi-NCR at 268 and Delhi at 277. Gufran Beig, a scientis...More..

Australian soldiers flew Nazi swastika in Afghanistan
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Australian soldiers flew Nazi swastika in Afghanistan

Ray Griggs, said the flag was destroyed when the patrol returned to base and appropriate action had been taken in response. It was not immediately clear if any soldiers received punishment or if those involve...More..

GOP Drafts Bill Overturning Policy of Separating Families at Border
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

GOP Drafts Bill Overturning Policy of Separating Families at Border

Republicans have produced a hard-right immigration measure and a separate package negotiated by the party's battling moderates and conservatives. On Friday morning, Trump seemed to dismiss the measure. Afte...More..

Upskirting offenders could face two years in jail under new law
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Upskirting offenders could face two years in jail under new law

Although the legislation had been endorsed by the government, as it was a bill introduced by a backbench lawmaker, a single objection like Chope's was enough to block it. Ms Hobhouse said she was "incredibly" g...More..

Afghan president calls army chief, confirms killing of Fazlullah in Afghanistan
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Afghan president calls army chief, confirms killing of Fazlullah in Afghanistan

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has called up army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa to confirm the death of Pakistani Taliban's top commander as The Express Tribune acquired the pictures of the purported grave...More..

Trump says watchdog report 'total disaster' for Federal Bureau of Investigation and Comey
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Trump says watchdog report 'total disaster' for Federal Bureau of Investigation and Comey

Then he turned to other reporters and went over the same list for another 20 minutes. KSTP questioned him about the report, but he declined to comment. Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., the ranking member of the House Ju...More..

Senate panel OKs farm bill, but House wants work provisions
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Senate panel OKs farm bill, but House wants work provisions

These consequences are partially motivating lawmakers towards the fast-approaching finish line later this year. U.S. Rep. Roger Marshall, a Republican who represents the 1st District in western Kansas, said i...More..

Mullah Fazlullah who ordered attack on Malala Yousafzai killed in drone strike
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Mullah Fazlullah who ordered attack on Malala Yousafzai killed in drone strike

USA forces had conducted the strike close to the border of Pakistan and targeted a "senior leader of a designated terrorist organisation", Lieutenant-Colonel Martin O'Donnell, a spokesman for the U.S. Fazlullah...More..

Merkel's government frays as migrant row festers in Germany
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Merkel's government frays as migrant row festers in Germany

As a compromise, the CDU proposes turning away at the border migrants who have already applied for asylum and been rejected. Merkel opposed the measure, Mr. In theory, that could lead to a situation where peo...More..

United Nations chief says Trump-Kim summit 'important milestone'
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

United Nations chief says Trump-Kim summit 'important milestone'

Mr Trump did not pledge to move towards a peace declaration or treaty, and potentially putting the 28,000-odd USA troops in South Korea on the table. As part of the process to achieve the "complete" denuclear...More..

Stephen Colbert Delivers An Emotional Plea To Fellow Americans About Immigration
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Stephen Colbert Delivers An Emotional Plea To Fellow Americans About Immigration

Colbert caps his unwavering commentary by saying that if the United Stated does not step back from this policy enforcement, in which abruptly orphaned children are stacked inside an abandoned Walmart "like cord...More..

by | Friday, June 15, 2018

'Antsy and bored' Trump almost left Kim summit in peril, report says

In freewheeling and impromptu comments on the White House's North Lawn Friday, President Donald Trump weighed in on everything from the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the trade spats with Canada and Ch...More..