Trump calls Manafort prosecution ‘a hoax,’ says Sessions should stop Mueller investigation

The president's tweet contained harsh words for Mueller: Trump called him "totally conflicted" and said his investigators are "a disgrace" to the United States. Manafort is facing charges of bank fraud and tax evasion, though his alleged crimes... More..

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3 dead after small plane from Pembroke, Ont. crashes in Maine
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

3 dead after small plane from Pembroke, Ont. crashes in Maine

We are hearing audio from the cockpit of the plane that crashed in Greenville Monday. The plane, which was a small twin-engine Aerostar , was on route from Pembroke, Ontario to Charlottetown, PEI on Monday m...More..

by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Trump says Sessions should stop Mueller investigation ‘right now’

Trump called Mueller's probe "a awful situation" that should be stopped "before it continues to stain our country any further". The obstruction investigation reportedly worries Trump more than Mueller's col...More..

Death toll reaches 14 after 6.4 natural disaster hits Indonesia island
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Death toll reaches 14 after 6.4 natural disaster hits Indonesia island

Lombok , which lies east of Bali , attracts tourists from across the globe with its hiking trails and beaches. "There were waves in the pools but only for 20 to 30 seconds", he told Reuters by telephone. And...More..

Cambodia to form new government after election that opposition calls 'farce'
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Cambodia to form new government after election that opposition calls 'farce'

Prime Minister Hun Sen's Cambodian People's Party (CPP) has won every election since 1998 and the 65-year-old has trumpeted the peace, stability and economic growth of his years in power. Polling stations vis...More..

by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Royal regalia, including jeweled crown, stolen from Swedish cathedral

The stolen goods had been buried with Karl IX since the 1600s but were later exhumed and put on display. Image: They were stolen from Strangnas Cathedral . The stolen items are "impossible to sell" due...More..

Zimbabwe issues prosecution warning after opposition claims poll win
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Zimbabwe issues prosecution warning after opposition claims poll win

Out of 153 constituencies whose results have been compiled, "Zanu-PF gets 110 seats, while the MDC (Movement for Democratic Change) gets 41 seats", announced the state broadcaster ZBC, citing the results of the...More..

3D-printed gun advocate Cody Wilson says
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

3D-printed gun advocate Cody Wilson says "debate is over"

The settlement, which took gun-control advocates by surprise, allowed Defense Distributed to resume posting blueprints for the hard plastic guns at the end of July. We'll start with a name you are sure to recog...More..

Thieves steal Sweden’s crown jewels and escape in a speed boat
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Thieves steal Sweden’s crown jewels and escape in a speed boat

The motorboat is described as small and open, though its color is now unclear. Later another police spokesman said the thieves could have left the boat and jumped into a getaway auto. Several police officers ...More..

North Korea is working on new missiles, United States spy agencies say
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

North Korea is working on new missiles, United States spy agencies say

Citing unnamed officials familiar with the intelligence, the U.S. daily said that newly obtained evidence, including satellite photos taken in recent weeks, suggests that North Koreans were working on at lea...More..

Van driver fired for 'deliberately splashing pedestrians'
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Van driver fired for 'deliberately splashing pedestrians'

The van can be seen veering three different times into puddles to splash unsuspecting people walking down the street. A van driver was captured on camera purposely driving through deep puddles to drench pedes...More..

Paul Manafort’s first trial begins this week: Here’s what to expect
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Paul Manafort’s first trial begins this week: Here’s what to expect

A total of 16 jurors, 12 regular and four alternates, will be chosen after being screened for potential bias. The allegations came during opening statements Tuesday in the Paul Manafort trial. He said that ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

ANC says land identified for expropriation

However, he said it had become "patently clear" that the people want the constitution to be "more explicit" on the matter. We're used to such announcements being about freaky cabinet reshuffles and not about ...More..

NRC row: ‘Dont Assamese have human rights, asks Amit Shah
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

NRC row: ‘Dont Assamese have human rights, asks Amit Shah

The government has assured us the same. "Our people have died here, but we will not leave this place". In 1983, scores of people were killed by machete-armed mobs intent on hounding out Muslim immigrants. Ind...More..

Largest king penguin colony shrinks 90% in 30 years
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Largest king penguin colony shrinks 90% in 30 years

But in the first comprehensive new count since then, researchers report in Antarctic Science that only about 200,000 king penguins now inhabit the island. What's more, the progressive decline of the colony su...More..

Plane with 100 on board crashes after take-off in Mexico's Durango
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Plane with 100 on board crashes after take-off in Mexico's Durango

Shaken passengers expressed gratitude for being alive. He says the plane's pilot is in serious condition with burns. Forty-nine people were hospitalised - the pilot and a passenger are in "critical but stabl...More..

by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

North Korea appears to be building one or two ICBMs

A senior USA official told Reuters on Monday one photo showed a truck and covered trailer similar to those the North has used to move its ICBMs. We were asked to provide an independent opinion. Some of the crin...More..

New dad killed in crash after visiting baby in hospital
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

New dad killed in crash after visiting baby in hospital

His heart was bigger than him. Kevin Quinn, 32, of Mashapee, Massachusetts was driving home early on Saturday morning (local time) when his SUV collided with another vehicle, according to police. Rob Dinan, a...More..

Facebook finds ‘sophisticated’ efforts to disrupt elections
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Facebook finds ‘sophisticated’ efforts to disrupt elections

The social network said they found evidence of " connections " between the accounts suspended today and previous accounts linked to Russia's Internet Research Agency , but that it was insufficient to conclude ...More..

Mamata Banerjee To Meet Sonia Gandhi Today, Discuss Anti-BJP Rally
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Mamata Banerjee To Meet Sonia Gandhi Today, Discuss Anti-BJP Rally

Their meeting lasted 20 minutes. Among those Mamata Banerjee met today was suspended BJP MP Kirti Azad, who held a brief chat with the West Bengal chief minister at the TMC office in Parliament. we don't ...More..

Thousands In Russia Protest Proposal That Would Raise Retirement Age
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Thousands In Russia Protest Proposal That Would Raise Retirement Age

Thousands spent the day protesting Vladimir Putin's proposition that the retirement age in Russian Federation be raised from 60 to 65 for men and from 55 to 63 for women. Putin once promised not to increase t...More..

Plane crashes near airport in Durango, Mexico
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Plane crashes near airport in Durango, Mexico

The airline said it was working to verify details of the accident. There have been no reported deaths following the crash, according to Aeromexico and the Durango governor. Lines of ambulances were waiting at...More..

by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

DeSantis Teaches His Kids The ABCs of Trump in New Ad

US president Donald Trump has falsely claimed you need to show photo identification to buy groceries in his country. Per the Gillum campaign: " Gillum is the first and only Florida Democratic candidate t...More..

by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Facebook detects 'sophisticated' efforts to disrupt 2018 elections

They have yet to determine who is behind the most recent coordinated campaign attempting to put its thumb on the scales of the upcoming midterm elections, the report said. The pages had created about 30 eve...More..

States sue to block sale of 3D-printed weapon designs online
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

States sue to block sale of 3D-printed weapon designs online

Ferguson went on to say that the decision was a violation of states' rights to regulate guns. Officials are anxious that these "ghost guns" lack serial numbers, making them untraceable by law enforcement, and...More..

Police in Colorado kill armed homeowner after he killed intruder
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Police in Colorado kill armed homeowner after he killed intruder

According to a statement released on behalf of Police Chief Nick Metz, emergency services received "multiple calls" about a disturbance on Monday. APD responded to the calls. The protection does not apply if th...More..

Manchester bomber rescued by British Navy before deadly attack
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Manchester bomber rescued by British Navy before deadly attack

Abedi, who was born to Libyan parents, was believed to have been on holiday in that country in August 2014 when fighting broke out and British officials offered to evacuate United Kingdom citizens, the Daily M...More..

Charles Koch Says Trump's Trade Moves May Trigger U.S. Recession
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Charles Koch Says Trump's Trade Moves May Trigger U.S. Recession

Trump's approach could lead to a recession "if it's severe enough", he said. The network, with more than 700 donors who give at least $100,000 per year, has convened such gatherings twice annually since 200...More..

Suspect in murder, rape cases used dating websites to find victims
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Suspect in murder, rape cases used dating websites to find victims

I told you, it's just me and you"'. Police are now investigating the claims and NYPD Chief of Detectives Dermot Shea is convinced that 'there will be more victims'. Between 2011 and February 2018, he was ar...More..

North Korea only returned one dog tag to identify war remains
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

North Korea only returned one dog tag to identify war remains

The presence of the single dog tag was first reported by the Associated Press. "Other U.S. service members were captured and placed in prisoner-of-war camps, where many succumbed to starvation, exposure, and ...More..