Sweden: Several wounded in shooting in Malmo

Witnesses told newspaper Aftonbladet they heard what sounded like 15 to 20 shots about 6:15pm in the city centre. The statement said officers had information that "one person had been taken to hospital in a private vehicle". Pictures from the scene... More..

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Fight to legalise cannabis oil after ordeal of epileptic Billy

An expert panel of clinicians will be set up to advise the government on applications to prescribe cannabis-based medications. British Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt says Britain must quickly review its pol...More..

Wait, what? Pope Francis compares abortion to Nazi eugenics
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Wait, what? Pope Francis compares abortion to Nazi eugenics

He decided not to go with his pre-prepared speech and speak from his heart during a meeting with the Forum delle Famiglie, an Italian lay movement representing Catholic families. He also spoke about the impor...More..

Homeland Security chief defends separating families at border
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Homeland Security chief defends separating families at border

Nielsen says agents are not acting cruelly, but are enforcing the laws passed by Congress. As of Monday morning, though, Trump was back on Twitter himself and, though he didn't address Nielsen's comments di...More..

Israel says it has dismantled 20-member Hamas 'attack' cell
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Israel says it has dismantled 20-member Hamas 'attack' cell

Top U.S. diplomats heading to the Middle East to discuss their plan to settle the Israel-Palestinian conflict are wasting their time if they disregard previous Arab initiatives to reach peace, according to the ...More..

Caputo claims Federal Bureau of Investigation informant approached him to offer Clinton dirt
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Caputo claims Federal Bureau of Investigation informant approached him to offer Clinton dirt

At the meeting in Sunny Isles, FL, Stone said Henry Greenberg, a Russian restaurateur, asked Stone for $2 million in exchange for dirt on Clinton. "You don't understand Donald Trump", Stone told the Post he...More..

Border Patrol vehicle filmed striking man on tribal road
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Border Patrol vehicle filmed striking man on tribal road

The agency said in a statement seen by KVOA.com : "The United States Border Patrol , Tucson Sector is fully cooperating with the Tohono O'odham Police Department as they investigate a Border Patrol ag...More..

by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Israel says indicts ex-cabinet minister over alleged spying for Iran

He was arrested during a visit to Equatorial Guinea in May and extradited to Israel, where he was indicted on Friday. Segev was arrested upon arrival in Israel based on information gathered indicating that he...More..

Democrats, activists rally against Trump's family separation policy
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Democrats, activists rally against Trump's family separation policy

In Geneva, the top United Nations human rights official called on the Trump administration on Monday to halt its "unconscionable" policy of forcibly separating children from migrant parents irregularly enteri...More..

by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Trump announces he's directing Pentagon to create 'space force' branch of military

The Space Force , the White House said, would "lead the management of traffic and mitigate the effects of debris in space" and provide "a safe and secure environment as commercial and civil space traffic incre...More..

Spanish king's brother-in-law turns himself in to serve prison sentence
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Spanish king's brother-in-law turns himself in to serve prison sentence

An official with the Interior Ministry's prison management division said Inaki Urdangarin arrived Monday morning at a prison near Avila, about 100 kilometres north of Madrid . Urdangarin had been given five da...More..

Shocking video of woman eaten alive by python
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Shocking video of woman eaten alive by python

The victim disappeared two days before from her farm and when her family went to look for her they could only find her sandals and a torch alongside the swollen body of the python. It was the second python atta...More..

by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Texas cop 'abused migrant girl and threatened to deport mum'

The charge of super aggravated sexual assault of a child means that the alleged victim is under the age of 6, which allows for a harsher sentence structure in Texas . "Just like we're doing in this case, we're...More..

Three people dead after being hit by train at Loughborough Junction
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Three people dead after being hit by train at Loughborough Junction

Police and paramedics from the London Ambulance Service attended the scene but the three people were pronounced dead at the scene. Enquiries are also taking place to ascertain how the people came to be on the...More..

Beijing Ready to Retaliate Against US Tariffs on Chinese Goods
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Beijing Ready to Retaliate Against US Tariffs on Chinese Goods

As it had before, the Trump administration said the tariffs are a response to what it sees as unfair trade policies and intellectual property theft by the Chinese government on behalf of its own companies...More..

Pres. Trump says he won't sign 'moderate' GOP immigration bill
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Pres. Trump says he won't sign 'moderate' GOP immigration bill

But a follow-up tweet from the President later Friday did little to clear up the confusion - repeating a false claim blaming Democrats for criticism of his own policies and demanding any immigration bill co...More..

USA denies reports that it bombed military positions in Syria
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

USA denies reports that it bombed military positions in Syria

At least 52 foreign fighters allied to Syria's regime were killed in an overnight bombing raid near the country's eastern border with Iraq, a monitor said on Monday. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Hum...More..

Former Cambodian PM Ranariddh hurt in auto crash; wife killed
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Former Cambodian PM Ranariddh hurt in auto crash; wife killed

He was expected to recover. Police said that now Prince Ranariddh is transferred to a Phnom Penh hospital. Ranariddh's wife also was standing as a candidate in Cambodia's general election next month. His pa...More..

by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Van kills one at Dutch music festival, driver turns himself in

Occurring near one of the festival's three main campsites, reports indicate that a white Fiat Doblo ploughed into a crowd of people before driving off. Bruno Mars had been the headline act that closed the three...More..

Saudi-led coalition conducts air strikes on Yemen's Hodeidah airport
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Saudi-led coalition conducts air strikes on Yemen's Hodeidah airport

Yemeni pro-government forces man a barricade in the area of al-Fazah in Yemen's Hodeida province on June 16, 2018. More than 70 percent of Yemeni imports pass through Hodeida's docks and the fighting has ra...More..

by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Melania Trump ‘hates to see children separated from their families’

For both, it was an unusual entry into a fierce political debate. Her views came after top White House adviser Kellyanne Conway distanced the Trump administration from responsibility for separating migra...More..

by | Monday, June 18, 2018

3 killed as 5.9-magnitude quake rocks Japan's Osaka

The magnitude 6.1 quake struck shortly after 8am north of Osaka at a depth of about 13 kilometres (8 miles), the Japan Meteorological Agency said. The largest tremors, a weak 6 and 6.1 on the Japanese seism...More..

Gunman wounds 2 at Tumwater Walmart; fatally shot by bystander
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Gunman wounds 2 at Tumwater Walmart; fatally shot by bystander

Police were still piecing together the full story of the events that began about 5 p.m. Tumwater is in Thurston County and near Olympia. There, they found a 16-year-old female victim who'd suffered non-life...More..

India Hits Back With Tariffs On 30 US Products, Including Premium Bikes
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

India Hits Back With Tariffs On 30 US Products, Including Premium Bikes

Trump's steel, aluminium tariffs and we felt a reciprocal tariff of a similar amount on United States imports would be fair", a senior commerce ministry official told the Business Standard newspaper . It said ...More..

President Trump Responds to IG Report [with comment by Paul]
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

President Trump Responds to IG Report [with comment by Paul]

Sessions praised FBI Director Christopher Wray for his handling of the fallout from the report, saying he was "real proud" of Wray for his remarks Thursday. "Doesn't get any lower than that!" he tweeted ....More..

Stephen Miller Was Driving Force Behind Trump Family Separation Policy
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Stephen Miller Was Driving Force Behind Trump Family Separation Policy

Following a spike in attempted border crossings in April, Miller was reportedly instrumental in persuading Trump to enforce a policy of child separation as a deterrent, according to the report. Under the poli...More..

by | Monday, June 18, 2018

WaPo: Stone Met During Campaign With Russian National Offering Clinton Dirt

The Washington Post first reported Stone's new admission of his Russian contact - a contact he failed to mention in his sworn testimony because, he claims, he "forgot", according the Post report. "I never d...More..

Saudi-led forces seize rebel-held airport in Yemen's Hodeida
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Saudi-led forces seize rebel-held airport in Yemen's Hodeida

Hodeida is a vital lifeline to the impoverished nation that relies nearly entirely on imported food, medicine and fuel, from both commercial and humanitarian sources. Ahmed Al Kawkabani, who leads the Tohama Br...More..

by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Melania Trump says United States should govern 'with heart' on immigration

Nadler. But advocates inside the administration, most prominently Stephen Miller, Trump's senior policy adviser, never gave up on the idea. "She believes we need to be a country that follows all laws, but...More..

by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Elderly man, nine-year-old girl killed as strong quake hits Japan

The quake, which was recorded at a depth of 13km, left more than 170,000 households without power in Osaka prefecture and neighbouring Hyogo prefecture, where an natural disaster killed more than 6,400 people i...More..