European Central Bank breaks new ground as delegation joins Pride in London Parade

European Central Bank employees will march alongside colleagues from principal partner NatWest and the #NoBoundaries campaign as well as six representatives of cricket clubs from across the country. The ECB are part of Stonewall's Rainbow laces campa... More..

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Mother Teresa charity home 'sold babies' in India
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Mother Teresa charity home 'sold babies' in India

The investigating police officers are now questioning the nuns to find out if some other children were also sold from the center illegally. "The shelter though can be used by sisters and other staff for persona...More..

by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

California fire kills 1 as heat stokes blazes in Western US

Elsewhere in California, a massive blaze north-west of Sacramento that began June 30 had destroyed 10 homes and other buildings but was 42 percent contained, officials said. The areas of concern include the Pac...More..

Hosepipe ban extended to Kilkenny as drought conditions continue
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Hosepipe ban extended to Kilkenny as drought conditions continue

Working with the National Federation of Group Water Schemes Irish Water urged all water users to conserve water during this drought period and over the coming months to protect all water supplies. "In fairnes...More..

by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Pompeo holds more North Korea talks, both sides seeking to 'clarify'

In the days following his historic June 12 summit with Kim Jong Un in Singapore, President Donald Trump had announced that the return of the remains and the destruction of the missile facility had been comple...More..

15 dead, 50 reported missing as heavy floods hit Japan
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

15 dead, 50 reported missing as heavy floods hit Japan

The Japan Meteorological Agency said Japan has had "historic" rainfall this week and more was expected through the weekend, urging residents to use precautions and evacuate early to higher grounds. In Ehime p...More..

Sheffield Lord Mayor `bans´ Donald Trump from city…
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Sheffield Lord Mayor `bans´ Donald Trump from city…

He also declared July 13, the day of Trump's visit, "Mexico Solidarity Day". Thank you to the amazingly talented "Son de America" who performed an incredible series of traditional Mexican dances in todays ful...More..

Statue of Liberty climber pleads not guilty; Trump calls her clown
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Statue of Liberty climber pleads not guilty; Trump calls her clown

After a court appearance on misdemeanor charges, Therese Patricia Okoumou , a naturalised United States citizen from Congo, told reporters that she climbed the landmark as a spur-of-the moment protest over...More..

Permission was granted for CEO SleepOut in Mandela cell‚ says trust
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Permission was granted for CEO SleepOut in Mandela cell‚ says trust

A Robben Island Museum spokeswoman this week told local media there had been no agreement to use the cell, which in the years since Mandela's release from prison and his election in 1994 as South Africa's first...More..

by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Father Kills Teenage Children In Sydney. Then Shoots Himself

The scene of the shooting in Normanhurst, Sydney, and John Edwards . Two guns were found alongside the dead man. "The details about the nature of the relationship, particularly in recent times and the leve...More..

18 dead, scores missing as heavy rains pound western Japan:The Asahi Shimbun
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

18 dead, scores missing as heavy rains pound western Japan:The Asahi Shimbun

The Japan Meteorological Agency on Friday sounded an emergency alarm in some parts of Japan, heavily-hit by torrential rain, calling for the public to confirm their surroundings and ensure safety. The heavy r...More..

Read Scott Pruitt's Odd, Unapologetic Resignation Letter to Trump
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Read Scott Pruitt's Odd, Unapologetic Resignation Letter to Trump

Judith Enck, an Obama-era former EPA regional administrator, told Mother Jones in an interview ahead of Wheeler's confirmation as deputy EPA administrator in April that Wheeler serving as EPA chief would be...More..

Dog left in vehicle dies; police planning charges
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Dog left in vehicle dies; police planning charges

A woman who Trussville police say left a dog in a hot vehicle on July 4th has been arrested, Trussville police confirm. "Just thinking about what she went through the last moments she was alive", Thomas said....More..

by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Pompeo and top North Korean negotiator say they need to "clarify" things

The spokesman, Ms Heather Nauert, said Mr Pompeo's discussions with North Korean officials included the repatriation of the remains of Americans who died in the Korean War in the 1950s in addition to denucleari...More..

Trump’s Mar-a-Lago wants to hire dozens of foreign workers
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Trump’s Mar-a-Lago wants to hire dozens of foreign workers

The Mar-a-Lago Club has repeatedly used foreign workers in the past. Cooks will be paid $13.31 per hour compared to the $13.34 they received a year ago. The newspaper reported almost 300 US workers had applie...More..

Students not ready to dive, coach writes apology letter to parents
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Students not ready to dive, coach writes apology letter to parents

He said the boys - 12 soccer players and their adult coach - are getting letters from their loved ones and that he has also been in contact with the families every day. The massive search and rescue effort tu...More..

Boat that ferried passengers to Boblo Island catches fire
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Boat that ferried passengers to Boblo Island catches fire

By noon, fire was ravaging the decks of the 108-year-old vessel, as captured by the aerial cameras of WDIV Local 4 and WXYZ Channel 7. Claire has been docked at that marina since a year ago. According to a webs...More..

England should not underestimate Sweden, warns Eriksson
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

England should not underestimate Sweden, warns Eriksson

England have won the World Cup once, an achievement attained back in 1966. "I think it will be 3-2 to England". It's a collective. They do things together and work extremely hard. "We're really strong in our ...More..

WARREN EXPLODES: Sen. Warren Says Trump Ripping Babies 'From their Mamas'
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

WARREN EXPLODES: Sen. Warren Says Trump Ripping Babies 'From their Mamas'

Hours after Trump took aim at Warren during a Thursday evening Montana rally, Markey assailed the president's remarks and stressed that he's "honored" to be Warren's partner and friend in the U.S. Bernie Sander...More..

At least 50 die in Quebec amid extreme heat
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

At least 50 die in Quebec amid extreme heat

Using their own weather models, members of the state's environmental department saw the heat wave coming in advance two weeks ago and sent out notifications. Alexandre Parent, a meteorologist with Environment ...More..

Humboldt Broncos Bus Crash Arrest, Charges Laid: Saskatchewan RCMP
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Humboldt Broncos Bus Crash Arrest, Charges Laid: Saskatchewan RCMP

He is to appear in provincial court in Saskatchewan next week. RCMP said he was initially detained, but was released and offered counselling. Everyone from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and U.S. He was taken ...More..

Family tapes pool encounter; says they were hassled for race
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Family tapes pool encounter; says they were hassled for race

The woman, Jasmine Edwards, is forced to show her ID card to the police when they show up. From the two young men at Starbucks or the women enjoying a day golfing , to a little girl selling water or a man...More..

Trump Officially Welcomes Ex-Fox News Exec To WH Communication Department
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Trump Officially Welcomes Ex-Fox News Exec To WH Communication Department

Former "Chelsea" host Chelsea Handler mocked the White House's officials statement regarding the Shine hiring, tweeting "The White House said he "brings over two decades of television programming, communica...More..

Canadas Trudeau, facing groping allegation, says apologised, did nothing wrong
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Canadas Trudeau, facing groping allegation, says apologised, did nothing wrong

According to an unsigned editorial in 2000 in the local newspaper, the Creston Valley Advance , Trudeau apologised to a local female reporter for inappropriately "handling" her. On Sunday, the Liberal Party ...More..

Malaysia suspends $20b Chinese Belt and Road rail project
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Malaysia suspends $20b Chinese Belt and Road rail project

He said the government has paid 8.3 billion ringgit ($2.1 billion) to the China Petroleum Pipeline Bureau but it has completed only 13 percent of the work. Mahathir's government has also axed a high-speed rai...More..

by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Beryl becomes first hurricane of 2018 season

Beryl is forecast to weaken as it moves into the Caribbean. Tropical storm Beryl strengthened over-night into Hurricane Beryl in the Atlantic Ocean. The official forecast track from the National Hurricane C...More..

by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Quebec officials say 33 people have died amid heat wave

Eighteen of the deceased were reported in the provincial capital, Montreal, according to regional public health director Mylene Drouin. Thirty-three people have died in Quebec from one of the worst heat waves...More..

Teen unhurt after driving into sinkhole on washed-out road
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Teen unhurt after driving into sinkhole on washed-out road

Lang was spared injury Tuesday because he was wearing a seat belt, Renville County Sheriff Scott Hable said on Facebook . After falling into the sinkhole, the teen escaped by climbing out of the car's ba...More..

Mom shoots carjacker trying to steal car with kids inside
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Mom shoots carjacker trying to steal car with kids inside

ET) Wednesday when the man slipped into the driver's seat, police said . The woman said she tried to get the man to stop but he refused. She told Fox 4 she grabbed her gun from her glove box and opened fir...More..

Air strikes resume in southwest Syria after talks fail
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Air strikes resume in southwest Syria after talks fail

Rebels seized control of the crossing in 2015, cutting a major lifeline for Syrian exports and disrupting a major trade route between Syria, Jordan, Lebanon and oil-rich gulf counties. Rebel sources said Russia...More..