PARENTS FROM HELL: Couple who tortured 12 children jailed for life
by | Sunday, April 21, 2019

PARENTS FROM HELL: Couple who tortured 12 children jailed for life

It was the first time the children spoke publicly since the arrest of their parents. David Turpin and Louise Turpin are seen appearing in court for their sentencing on April 19, 2019. The Turpins are ...More..

Third storm death reported in Mississippi
by | Sunday, April 21, 2019

Third storm death reported in Mississippi

This means that scattered severe storms will be possible as this system progresses toward the north and east. National Weather Service forecasters said they believe multiple tornadoes hit southwest and ...More..

A cloudy and cool Easter weekend; a couple warm days follow
by | Sunday, April 21, 2019

A cloudy and cool Easter weekend; a couple warm days follow

Afternoon temperatures will range from 15 or 16 degrees in the northwest to between 17 and 22 degrees elsewhere. She continued: "We could see some record-breaking temperatures by the time we get to Sunday and...More..

Donald Trump lashes out after Nancy Pelosi's '60 Minutes' comments
by | Saturday, April 20, 2019

Donald Trump lashes out after Nancy Pelosi's '60 Minutes' comments

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y. and Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich. Pelosi's comments minimizing the influence of Ocasio-Cortez and other House progressives builds on her previous downplaying of their policy pro...More..

Gunmen kill 14 passengers after hijacking bus in southwestern Pakistan
by | Friday, April 19, 2019

Gunmen kill 14 passengers after hijacking bus in southwestern Pakistan

Almost 20 armed assailants wearing Frontier Corps uniforms stopped the bus and handpicked their victims in the dead of night, Pakistan's Dawn newspaper reported, citing senior Balochistan police officers. B...More..

Storms expected in Oklahoma City Wednesday
by | Thursday, April 18, 2019

Storms expected in Oklahoma City Wednesday

As far as thunderstorm outlooks go, the is essentially "level 2 of 5" for severe weather concerns, although they have been known to be conservative in the extended range. WHERE: The best chance for severe weath...More..

Mayor Pete Campaign Says Candidate Raised Whopping $1 Million Hours After Announcement
by | Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Mayor Pete Campaign Says Candidate Raised Whopping $1 Million Hours After Announcement

For Buttigieg , Sunday's upbeat gathering on a dreary, snowy mid-April afternoon was an important political juncture: a reintroduction to a party that has only begun to pay attention to this mayor with an unfa...More..

American Airlines extends Boeing 737 MAX cancellations through August 19
by | Tuesday, April 16, 2019

American Airlines extends Boeing 737 MAX cancellations through August 19

President Trump offered some (probably unsolicited) advice to aviation giant Boeing on how to tackle the problems with its Boeing 737 MAX model after worldwide grounding. An Ethiopian Airlines flight crashed...More..

S Arabia backs Sudanese Military Council
by | Monday, April 15, 2019

S Arabia backs Sudanese Military Council

In a statement, the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) urged all Sudanese parties to "pursue constructive dialogue with a view to maintaining peace and social cohesion in the country and achieving aspira...More..

Mall of America: Boy, 5, thrown from balcony by stranger in Minneapolis
by | Saturday, April 13, 2019

Mall of America: Boy, 5, thrown from balcony by stranger in Minneapolis

Witnesses said the child was his mum when he was snatched - being either thrown or pushed from the third floor in an apparently random attack. Police say the suspect apparently does not know the victim or the...More..

Tear-drinking bees pulled alive from inside woman's eye in Taiwan
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Tear-drinking bees pulled alive from inside woman's eye in Taiwan

She first believed it to be soil or grit, and rinsed her eye with water. The woman, only identified by her last name as He, said she visited Fooyin University Hospital in the county of Pingtung to have he...More..

The Vice President SLAMS Maduro's UN Ambassador to His Face — PENCE UNLEASHED
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

The Vice President SLAMS Maduro's UN Ambassador to His Face — PENCE UNLEASHED

Ambassador, you shouldn't be here". "And today, we urge every member of the Security Council and all United Nations member states to support this resolution". Moncada also stressed that the Venezuelan diplomats...More..

by | Thursday, April 11, 2019

NY holidaymakers presumed dead in Dominican Republic

The body was recovered about 21km (13 miles) from where authorities believe the couple's auto plunged into the Caribbean Sea. She was transported to a local hospital, where she spent six days in the intensive c...More..

Japanese F-35 Joint Strike Fighter goes missing over the Pacific
by | Thursday, April 11, 2019

Japanese F-35 Joint Strike Fighter goes missing over the Pacific

A Japan Coast Guard vessel and a US military aircraft conduct rescue and search operations at the site where an Air Self-Defense Force's F-35A stealth fighter jet crashed during an exercise on April 9, 2019 ...More..

US service members and 1 contractor killed in Afghanistan
by | Wednesday, April 10, 2019

US service members and 1 contractor killed in Afghanistan

In addition, three US service members were wounded in the blast. Prior to Monday's attack, there had been a total of four American troops killed in Afghanistan in 2019: Sgt. The names of the casualties are be...More..

Trump fires Secret Service chief
by | Tuesday, April 09, 2019

Trump fires Secret Service chief

Nielsen and President Trump met at the White House on Sunday - after which the president announced that Nielsen would leave her post as head of DHS. "Very happy with them". Trump also announced that Customs a...More..

We can't take you anymore: Donald Trump to migrants
by | Monday, April 08, 2019

We can't take you anymore: Donald Trump to migrants

Before leaving for California on Friday, Trump said he still "may shut it down at some point", but that he was focused instead on issuing tariffs against automobiles from Mexico as a potential punitive measur...More..

Ecuador 'to expel' Julian Assange from London embassy 'within hours or days'
by | Monday, April 08, 2019

Ecuador 'to expel' Julian Assange from London embassy 'within hours or days'

The founder of the secret-leaking website also has an arrest warrant with his name on it from the Met Police after he absconded in 2010 while on bail. Ecuador's government did not respond to calls made after of...More..

Battle for power in Libya reaches the capital Tripoli
by | Sunday, April 07, 2019

Battle for power in Libya reaches the capital Tripoli

Those talks are scheduled for April 14-16. Meanwhile, after a closed-door emergency meeting in NY, the UN Security Council called on Haftar's forces to halt their advance and warned that those responsible for...More..

May tries to avoid second referendum by requesting June 30 extension
by | Saturday, April 06, 2019

May tries to avoid second referendum by requesting June 30 extension

Unless May can agree to a closer post-Brexit economic relationship with the European Union as advocated by Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn, Britain could be forced at the summit, two days before Britain is ...More..

Brunei implements stoning to death under new anti-LGBT laws
by | Friday, April 05, 2019

Brunei implements stoning to death under new anti-LGBT laws

In a public address on Wednesday, Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah called for stronger Islamic teachings but did not mention the new penal code . Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah attends the retreat session dur...More..

Experts warn US-Mexico border closure would close auto industry
by | Thursday, April 04, 2019

Experts warn US-Mexico border closure would close auto industry

While Trump on Tuesday did not back off the idea completely, he said he was pleased with steps Mexico had taken in recent days and renewed his calls for Congress to make changes he contends would solve the ...More..

Whistleblower: White House reversed security clearance denials
by | Wednesday, April 03, 2019

Whistleblower: White House reversed security clearance denials

Elijah Cummings , chairman of the House Oversight Committee, is determined to investigate. Those officials - including Ivanka Trump and Kushner - received security clearances despite "disqualifying issues...More..

Trump's Obamacare trash fire will burn Alabama
by | Tuesday, April 02, 2019

Trump's Obamacare trash fire will burn Alabama

Justice Department attorneys last week filed a letter with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit in New Orleans asking to effectively strike down the ACA - also known as ObamaCare - in its entirety,...More..

British Parliament Rejects May’s EU Withdrawal Plan a Third Time
by | Monday, April 01, 2019

British Parliament Rejects May’s EU Withdrawal Plan a Third Time

The EU's Donald Tusk says he will call a European Council meeting for April 10 following May's defeat in the British Parliament on Friday. Although European leaders agreed to the plan, Mrs May has yet to get ...More..

Hundreds of Israeli activists protest Gaza blockade outside IDF headquarters
by | Monday, April 01, 2019

Hundreds of Israeli activists protest Gaza blockade outside IDF headquarters

On Saturday, Palestinians marked the first anniversary of the beginning of " Great March of Return " with large-scale protest rallies along the Israel-Gaza border which reportedly left at least three people d...More..

Anti-stall system activated in Ethiopian Boeing crash
by | Saturday, March 30, 2019

Anti-stall system activated in Ethiopian Boeing crash

The preliminary finding officially links Boeing's Maneuvering Characteristics Augmentation System (MCAS) to a second crash within a five month period. An American Airlines flight manual for 737 MAX pilots dat...More..

House fails to override Trump veto on emergency declaration
by | Friday, March 29, 2019

House fails to override Trump veto on emergency declaration

Lawmakers voted 248-181 to overturn Trump's veto , but that fell 38 votes shy of the required two-thirds margin. " Democrats continue to ignore the reality that our porous southern border is a magnet for il...More..

Green New Deal Dies, Climate Change Lives
by | Friday, March 29, 2019

Green New Deal Dies, Climate Change Lives

This is the same strategy they employed in dealing with healthcare. "When the Midwest is flooded and people have died because of climate-related extreme weather, it is shameful to joke about climate change"...More..

Boeing unveils 737 MAX fix, no FAA nod
by | Thursday, March 28, 2019

Boeing unveils 737 MAX fix, no FAA nod

No passengers were on board Southwest Airlines Flight 8701, which was being ferried from Orlando International Airport to Victorville, California , for storage, CNN reported . Elwell said FAA engineers an...More..

Mueller report reprieve becomes Trump's re-election weapon
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Mueller report reprieve becomes Trump's re-election weapon

Both he and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein decided Mueller's evidence didn't establish that the president committed the obstruction of justice crime. He said he still believes Trump obstructed just...More..

Trump says public should see 'ridiculous' Mueller report
by | Sunday, March 24, 2019

Trump says public should see 'ridiculous' Mueller report

But according to a new report by Jonathan Lemire and Mary Clare Jalonick for the Associated Press (AP), Trump and some of his allies are thinking that Mueller's final report could work to his political adv...More..

Florida resident pleads guilty to mailing explosives to Donald Trump
by | Sunday, March 24, 2019

Florida resident pleads guilty to mailing explosives to Donald Trump

On Thursday, he reversed that plea before US Judge Jed Rakoff in Manhattan. He had been scheduled to go on trial this summer on charges that he mailed explosives to 16 targets, including Hillary Clinton , J...More..

IADB cancels China meeting after Beijing bars Venezuela representative
by | Sunday, March 24, 2019

IADB cancels China meeting after Beijing bars Venezuela representative

Mnuchin. The State Department said on the same day that "the US government today determined that persons operating in Venezuela's financial sector could be subject to sanctions". The U.S. has already sancti...More..

North Korea abruptly withdraws staff from liaison office
by | Saturday, March 23, 2019

North Korea abruptly withdraws staff from liaison office

North Korea told South Korea Friday it will stop participating in the joint liaison office in the North Korean border city of Gaeseong, South Korea's Unification Ministry said. Coast Guard, also updated a Nor...More..

Donald Trump Leaves for Mar-a-Lago Amidst Mueller Report Rumors
by | Saturday, March 23, 2019

Donald Trump Leaves for Mar-a-Lago Amidst Mueller Report Rumors

The fight to make Mueller's report public could be fierce and possibly spark a court battle between Congress and the executive branch. It will now be up to Bill Barr, the United States attorney general, to ...More..

House Democrats ask White House about Kushner use of WhatsApp messaging
by | Friday, March 22, 2019

House Democrats ask White House about Kushner use of WhatsApp messaging

McFarland discussed transferring sensitive nuclear technology to Saudi Arabia, according to a letter released publicly . Kushner, according to Politico , reportedly uses WhatsApp to communicate with Saudi...More..