Swimmer Dead After Shark Attack On Cape Cod

Hurley says state police and the Cape Cod District Attorney's office are handling the investigation. Forget yesterday's news. Get what you need today in this early-morning email. He realised what was happening when the friend came ashore dragging h... More..

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Can you buy flood insurance now that will cover damage by Florence?
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Can you buy flood insurance now that will cover damage by Florence?

We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World. The man's family found his body F...More..

by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Eight dead in Florence storm

The National Hurricane Center said the storm would dump as much as 30 to 40 inches (76-102 cm) of rain on the southeastern coast of North Carolina and part of northeastern SC, as well as up to 10 inches (...More..

Syria: Israel launched missile attack on Damascus airport
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Syria: Israel launched missile attack on Damascus airport

The strike attributed to Israel also reportedly targeted several weapons storage rooms at the airport. The state news agency SANA posted pictures showing what appeared to be air defenses firing into the a...More..

US Border Patrol agent arrested on suspicion of killing four women
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

US Border Patrol agent arrested on suspicion of killing four women

Texas authorities have charged a U.S. Border Patrol supervisor with murdering four female sex workers during a two-week killing spree that ended when a fifth woman escaped from him and found help. I also intend...More..

Pompeo accuses Russian Federation of actively working to undermine North Korea sanctions
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Pompeo accuses Russian Federation of actively working to undermine North Korea sanctions

Moon and South Korean delegation will fly directly to Pyongyang using the Western air route, Moon's office said, adding that an advance team will take the land route to Pyongyang Sunday for preparations. The fi...More..

Ex-finance minister has travelled out of the country
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Ex-finance minister has travelled out of the country

Adeosun, 51, said she was quitting to protect the integrity of the government. "The PDP is also aware of plots by the Federal Government to secretly move her out of the country, and for that, we urge the glob...More..

Canadian pot smokers can face lifetime ban from U.S.
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Canadian pot smokers can face lifetime ban from U.S.

Customs and Border Protection office in Buffalo, said in an email. Thousands of Canadians have invested in the cannabis companies, which are publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange. Owen said if trave...More..

Nafta: Mexico hopes for a compromise fast between the US and Canada
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Nafta: Mexico hopes for a compromise fast between the US and Canada

The Wall Street Journal reported Mr. Trump's latest remarks about rebranding NAFTA on Thursday, saying the U.S. President told supporters at a fundraising dinner on Wednesday the agreement could be renamed...More..

Trump Falsely Claims 3000 Puerto Ricans Did Not Die After Hurricane Maria
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Trump Falsely Claims 3000 Puerto Ricans Did Not Die After Hurricane Maria

Trump reignited the controversy around the US government's management of the disaster when he said Tuesday it was an "incredible, unsung success ". George Washington University said in a statement that it ...More..

IDF removes Palestinian protest shacks supporting illegal Bedouin hamlet
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

IDF removes Palestinian protest shacks supporting illegal Bedouin hamlet

Earlier this week, dozens of Palestinian activists hastily erected the symbolic village, which had consisted of five homes built of tin and wood before it was razed. Israeli troops removed caravans on Thursda...More..

Cliff collapse at tourist beach on Greece's Zakynthos island injures seven
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Cliff collapse at tourist beach on Greece's Zakynthos island injures seven

Shipwreck Beach is a popular tourist spot on Zante and was reportedly full of holidaymakers when the cliff face collapsed. The rest only had minor injuries . Meanwhile, some boats were capsizing in th...More..

Treasury targets North Korean-run IT companies with financial sanctions
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Treasury targets North Korean-run IT companies with financial sanctions

The move to designate the two entities as North Korean-controlled, announced by the US Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control, will ban the firms and their executives from the US financial syste...More..

Hungary rebuked by European Union lawmakers
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Hungary rebuked by European Union lawmakers

However, a unanimous vote is required to suspend Hungary's voting rights and launch sanctions. "As of now there is no timeline" for the European Council to act, she said. His typically feisty performance befo...More..

Google video highlights hubris of left
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Google video highlights hubris of left

In doing so, Google's leaders encouraged their workers to be understanding of "all sides of the political spectrum", as Eileen Naughton, the company's vice president for people operations, put it. To the differ...More..

Russians Accused of Poisoning Former Spy Appear on Russian TV
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Russians Accused of Poisoning Former Spy Appear on Russian TV

Petrov, asked what the duo were doing in England, said their friends had always been encouraging them to visit the "wonderful town" of Salisbury. Scotland Yard believes the pair were using aliases after t...More..

Typhoon Mangkhut: Strongest storm of 2018 hits the Philippines
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Typhoon Mangkhut: Strongest storm of 2018 hits the Philippines

To be more alert when the storm surge does come in, especially for the low-lying or coastal areas of the Philippines , because at the time [of typhoon Haiyan] some people were not that educated about the sto...More..

United Nations commission: Syria opposition forces should leave Idlib
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

United Nations commission: Syria opposition forces should leave Idlib

Russia-backed regime forces have massed around Idlib in recent weeks, sparking fears of an imminent air and ground attack to retake the last major opposition bastion. Most of the displaced headed toward the...More..

Hurricane Florence lashes United States east coast, triggers flood warnings
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Hurricane Florence lashes United States east coast, triggers flood warnings

FEMA's Long warned the danger was not only along the coast: "Inland flooding kills a lot of people, unfortunately, and that's what we're about to see", he said. "This is not one that's going to hit the coast an...More..

Hurricane Florence turns deadly as it pounds Carolinas
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Hurricane Florence turns deadly as it pounds Carolinas

Atlantic Beach, located on the state's Outer Banks barrier islands, had received 76cm of rain , the US Geological Survey said. North Carolina's governor Roy Cooper described the storm as "an uninvited br...More..

Trump rejects Puerto Rico hurricane latest death toll
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Trump rejects Puerto Rico hurricane latest death toll

He says, "Then, like magic, '3000 PEOPLE KILLED'". Trump, whose efforts to help the island territory recover have been persistently criticized, has repeatedly questioned that number of fatalities over the las...More..

Putin awards Russian, Chinese and Mongolian servicemen at Vostok-2018 drills
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Putin awards Russian, Chinese and Mongolian servicemen at Vostok-2018 drills

The Chinese media have described the People's Liberation Army involvement in the drills as the country's largest-ever dispatch of forces overseas for war games. "Therefore, we will continue to strengthen our ar...More..

Trump declares himself victim in Hurricane Maria death toll
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Trump declares himself victim in Hurricane Maria death toll

The death toll from Maria, the most powerful storm to hit there in nearly a century, was raised last month from 64, a number widely discounted as far too low, to 2,975. "Casualties don't make a person look b...More..

U.S.' Pompeo slams John Kerry for 'inappropriate' meetings with Iran officials
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

U.S.' Pompeo slams John Kerry for 'inappropriate' meetings with Iran officials

Former Secretary of State John Kerry found himself in hot water this week after he publicly admitted to having high-level meetings with Iranian officials after leaving office; prompting the Trump administrati...More..

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort to 'plead guilty'
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort to 'plead guilty'

In recent days, as the Manafort plea talks were ongoing, the President's legal team expressed confidence that if Manafort signed a cooperation agreement it wouldn't have anything to do with the President, a...More..

UK poisoning suspects not criminals: Putin
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

UK poisoning suspects not criminals: Putin

This still taken from CCTV and issued by the Metropolitan Police in London on September 5 shows Ruslan Boshirov and Alexander Petrov at Salisbury train station on March 3. "We have repeatedly asked Russian Fede...More..

Trump signs order on US election meddling
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Trump signs order on US election meddling

Sen. Mark R. Warner, Virginia Republican and vice chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, said the order gave too much discretion to the president. In making that assessment, the DNI will consu...More..

Trump's Ireland visit postponed
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Trump's Ireland visit postponed

The visit by President Donald Trump to Ireland in November has been cancelled. He told Irish radio station RTE on September 2: "There is an open invitation to the US President to visit Ireland at any ti...More..

FEMA: Funding transferred to ICE won't harm hurricane response
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

FEMA: Funding transferred to ICE won't harm hurricane response

The document , which was released by the office of Senator Jeff Merkley , of OR, shows that the money would come from FEMA's operations and support budget and was transferred into accounts at ICE to pay f...More..

Mass. gas blasts injures at least 3
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Mass. gas blasts injures at least 3

Columbia Gas, which has 313,000 customers across the state, says an investigation is underway as the utility works to cut gas supply. Emergency officials, meanwhile, are urging people to get out of their hous...More..