Luxury yacht in graft probe arrives in Malaysian port

Indonesia, which had impounded the yacht, handed it over to Malaysia on Monday. "The Mahathir regime's illegal act today, ignoring court rulings in legal proceedings in the US and Indonesia, prove he has no interest in a fair and just process", he ... More..

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European Union Vows to Block US Sanctions on Iran
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

European Union Vows to Block US Sanctions on Iran

Donald Trump has signed an executive order to reimpose controversial sanctions on Iran . The stiff economic sanctions ratchet up pressure on the Islamic Republic despite statements of deep dismay from Europ...More..

Parkland shooter asked for help before shooting, but was denied
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Parkland shooter asked for help before shooting, but was denied

Runcie, who brought the PROMISE program, a social justice program aimed at eliminating the "school-to-prison pipeline", to Broward County, said the consultant's report largely reveals that the district's "sys...More..

West Hollywood to Vote on Removing Trump's Walk of Fame Star
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

West Hollywood to Vote on Removing Trump's Walk of Fame Star

The case remains under investigation by the Los Angeles Police Department. Some West Hollywood officials want it removed because of Trump's "disturbing treatment of women and other actions". If passed, the r...More..

'Shut Up and Dribble' Showtime Docuseries Coming With LeBron
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

'Shut Up and Dribble' Showtime Docuseries Coming With LeBron

In the CNN interview , James criticized Trump for using sports to "kind of trying to divide us". "The president is beefing with LeBron", Noah said , noting that Trump tweeted about James after the basketb...More..

Viral Video Shows Brooklyn Nail Salon Workers Hitting Woman With A Broom
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Viral Video Shows Brooklyn Nail Salon Workers Hitting Woman With A Broom

A nail salon worker and a customer have been arrested and charged for their involvement in an intense nail salon fight that broke out in Brooklyn last week. In the video , you can see an employee with a blue b...More..

Police investigate baby’s body pulled from the water near Brooklyn Bridge
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Police investigate baby’s body pulled from the water near Brooklyn Bridge

Police say no parent or guardian was at the scene and the child showed no signs of trauma. Diana Campbell initially spotted the infant floating by a pile of debris about 30 feet offshore, prompting her husban...More..

Trump admits son met Russian for information on opponent
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Trump admits son met Russian for information on opponent

At various times , they defended the meeting by claiming it was exclusively about global adoption, said that they were doing standard opposition research, and even argued that they didn't get anything out ...More..

Major Internet Platforms Ban Alex Jones - Hit & Run
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Major Internet Platforms Ban Alex Jones - Hit & Run

Apple removed five of the six Infowars programs from its listings, including "The Alex Jones Show" and " War Room ". Facebook previously removed four specific videos for violating its policies and sub...More..

Mendocino Complex grows to become 2nd largest in state history
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Mendocino Complex grows to become 2nd largest in state history

That likely references either future federal funding assistance or his approval to move water stored in federal facilities to help fight the California fires. His tweet could be related to pro-logging e...More..

Australia announces extra $192m aid package for drought-hit farmers
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Australia announces extra $192m aid package for drought-hit farmers

Some 20,000 farming households will be eligible for lump payments of A$12,000 under the assistance scheme. The payments will be made on September 1, 2018, and March 1, 2019. "We actually need major rain acros...More..

Star Witness Gates Testifies He Committed Crimes With Manafort
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Star Witness Gates Testifies He Committed Crimes With Manafort

On the prosecution's projected evidence list are 23 email exchanges between just Manafort and Gates . Gates is the prosecution's star witness after he cut a plea deal this year and admitted two felony charge...More..

by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

'Complete fabrication' he's anxious his son in legal trouble in Russian Federation probe

Donald Jr said in July 2017 that the meeting had been about USA adoptions of Russian children, a statement apparently dictated by his father. "I am providing a great service by explaining this to the Americ...More..

Deputies looking for armed teen who held up boy's lemonade stand
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Deputies looking for armed teen who held up boy's lemonade stand

According to the Union County Sheriff's Office , they are pursuing leads in connection with a robbery that happened near the entrance to St. John's Forest in Monroe around 3:00 p.m. Deputies say they located a...More..

Former Trump campaign aide was in alleged Russian agent's social network
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Former Trump campaign aide was in alleged Russian agent's social network

There has been a fair amount of reporting on the interactions Butina had with American political figures, including the time she asked then-candidate Donald Trump a question about Russian Federation during a ...More..

10 killed, 53 wounded in Chicago weekend shootings
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

10 killed, 53 wounded in Chicago weekend shootings

Police Patrol Chief Fred Waller , addressing the violence in a news conference Sunday , said the shootings reflect "the devastating effects that illegal guns have in our communities". The people who were ...More..

Fire in Ireland uncovers massive sign from World War 2
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Fire in Ireland uncovers massive sign from World War 2

It published pictures via its Twitter feed on Saturday (August 4) while a media company also released aerial footage. A giant landmark that has lain undiscovered since World War II has been revealed after a ...More..

Bologna explosion: damage caused by the blast in Italy
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Bologna explosion: damage caused by the blast in Italy

The explosion caused a bridge to partially collapse. Videos posted on social media showed a giant fireball and smoke emanating towards the sky, as police deployed firefighters to the spot. A video shot from a...More..

Corbyn Supporters Attack Labour Deputy Leader with #ResignWatson Hashtag
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Corbyn Supporters Attack Labour Deputy Leader with #ResignWatson Hashtag

Deputy Party Leader Tom Watson - who has had a hard relationship with Corbyn - on Sunday used an interview with The Observer newspaper to call for those investigations to be called off, and for the party ...More..

by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Trump's trade 'extortion' won't work, China state media says

Similarly, South Korean officials reached an agreement in principal in March to set a quota on steel and aluminum imports as a way to avoid tariffs, but no information about that deal has ever been disclosed. T...More..

'We miss you': Obama's birthday tributes
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

'We miss you': Obama's birthday tributes

President Donald Trump touted his approval numbers in a Sunday afternoon tweet that also pointed to the economy and military, while claiming he had "better numbers" than former President Barack Obama "by fa...More..

Bangladesh considers death penalty for fatal road accidents
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Bangladesh considers death penalty for fatal road accidents

Bangladesh's transport sector is widely seen as corrupt, unregulated and unsafe, and as news of the teenagers' deaths spread rapidly on social media they became a catalyst for an outpouring of anger against the...More..

Hurricane Hector is headed toward Hawaii, where a volcano is erupting
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Hurricane Hector is headed toward Hawaii, where a volcano is erupting

Hawaii faces a new threat in the form of Hurricane Hector, a Category 3 storm that is churning its way towards the Big Island. Little change in strength is expected for Sunday night and Monday, but some sligh...More..

by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Five dead as plane crashes into shopping centre auto park in California

Ella Pham, 20, and her boyfriend were just leaving the parking lot at the time of the crash. The twin-engine Cessna plane crashed in Santa Ana, and had been bound to John Wayne Airport in Orange County, sai...More..

US will enforce sanctions against Iran, Pompeo says
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

US will enforce sanctions against Iran, Pompeo says

The 2015 agreement, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action , of JCPOA, brought a suspension of USA sanctions in exchange for Tehran's agreement to end its nuclear and ballistic missile programs. "Th...More..

by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Santa Ana, California: Small plane crashes into parking lot today, killing 5

The plane struck a parked vehicle but no one on the ground was injured, he said. Photos of the incident show the plane's debris scattered among the palms that surround the parking space. " Fortunately, that p...More..

Manafort Trial Day 4: Tax Fraud And Bookkeepers
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Manafort Trial Day 4: Tax Fraud And Bookkeepers

Ayliff testified that KWC did not know Manafort controlled Peranova, and that if the transfer was a payment related to his consulting work in Ukraine it would have been treated as income - not as a loan - on hi...More..

Far-Right Activists Clash With Counter-Protesters In Portland
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Far-Right Activists Clash With Counter-Protesters In Portland

The Oregon chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations and the Portland chapter of the Democratic Socialists of America said police on Saturday primarily focused on protecting the extreme-right demonst...More..

Iran plans naval exercises in major shipping waterway amidst heated rhetoric
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Iran plans naval exercises in major shipping waterway amidst heated rhetoric

A second official expected the drill could be wrapped up this week. The official said it's not clear if the timing of the exercise is tied to the USA only having one warship inside the Gulf at this time. Alth...More..

New Mexico Officials: Remote Compound Searched, 11 Kids Removed
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

New Mexico Officials: Remote Compound Searched, 11 Kids Removed

Deputies said three women believed to be the children's mothers were also detained and later released. The sheriff's office said none of the adults, including the three women, gave a statement regarding the...More..