USA says airstrike targeted militant tied to USS Cole bombing

The source noted that Badawi was driving alone in a vehicle in Yemen's Ma'rib Governorate, east of the capital of Sana'a, at the time of the strike. Captain Bill Urban, a spokesman for U.S. In 2003, a grand jury indicted Al-Badawi with 50 counts of... More..

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Kiev Seizes Copies of Russian Orthodox Church Leader's Christmas Address
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Kiev Seizes Copies of Russian Orthodox Church Leader's Christmas Address

The church known as the Moscow Patriarchate, aligned with the Russian Orthodox Church, sees itself as the only legitimate church in Ukraine. Vladimir Legoida, a Russian Orthodox Church spokesman, said Thursda...More..

3 dead, 4 injured in shooting at California bowling alley
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

3 dead, 4 injured in shooting at California bowling alley

Please stay away from the area ", it added. Earlier, Torrance Police tweeted about the incident, which took place in the early hours of Saturday morning, asking residents to keep clear of the developing situ...More..

WSJ Editorial Board Slams Trump For 'Absurd Misstatement Of History'
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

WSJ Editorial Board Slams Trump For 'Absurd Misstatement Of History'

Alluding in Wednesday's remarks to the 1979-1989 Soviet occupation of Afghanistan, Trump said: " Russia used to be the Soviet Union ". Ties between the United States and Pakistan strained after Trump , whi...More..

Louisiana children among seven killed in fiery Florida crash
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Louisiana children among seven killed in fiery Florida crash

Alachua County Sheriffs spokesman Art Forgey said the agency was working to verify dispatch records which indicated one the van was carrying children traveling to Disney World. Initially, six people were rep...More..

USA boy dies after apparent allergic reaction to smell of cooked fish
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

USA boy dies after apparent allergic reaction to smell of cooked fish

Police responded to reports of an unconscious person at a Brooklyn home Tuesday evening. Steven carried out CPR on his son before Camron was rushed to Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center but medics...More..

Patient in vegetative state gives birth, sex abuse investigation underway
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Patient in vegetative state gives birth, sex abuse investigation underway

The woman stunned workers when she went into labor, claiming they didn't even know she was pregnant. The baby, a healthy boy, was delivered on December 29. She declined to comment specifically on the case, ci...More..

Five teenage girls die in escape room blaze in Poland
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Five teenage girls die in escape room blaze in Poland

The incident happened just after 5 p.m. local time on Friday when firefighters were called to a building in Koszalin, a city in northwest Poland. Escape rooms are games where players are locked in a room wi...More..

DRC Presidential election victor now known: Gvt asked to release results
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

DRC Presidential election victor now known: Gvt asked to release results

The U.S. Department of State, in a statement by its Deputy Spokesperson, Robert Palladino, said the December 30 election was one of the most important elections in DRC history. The government of the Democrati...More..

Brazil's Bolsonaro targets LGBT people, racial minorities on 1st day in office
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Brazil's Bolsonaro targets LGBT people, racial minorities on 1st day in office

Another of Bolsonaro's orders transfers the work of delineating indigenous territories from the Justice Ministry to the Agriculture Ministry, now headed up by Tereza Cristina, who is part of the agribusiness ca...More..

US, UK National Whelan Detained in Russia Also Has Irish Citizenship
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

US, UK National Whelan Detained in Russia Also Has Irish Citizenship

The defense lawyer for a former U.S. Marine who was detained in Russian Federation for alleged spying said Thursday that he is trying to get the American released from the Moscow prison where he has coped well ...More..

by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Hackers leak details of German politicians

Hundreds of German politicians, including Chancellor Angela Merkel , have fallen victim to a massive hacking attack after which private data was leaked online, the government said Friday. The national cy...More..

Rashida Tlaib Will be Sworn in Using Thomas Jefferson's Quran
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Rashida Tlaib Will be Sworn in Using Thomas Jefferson's Quran

Placing her hand on a Quran that once belonged to Thomas Jefferson, Tlaib was sworn in earlier Thursday. Ms. Omar became the first Muslim women to wear a hijab in the House chamber, which until now was part...More..

Afghan Taliban hold talks with Iranian official in Tehran
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Afghan Taliban hold talks with Iranian official in Tehran

The Taliban discussed Afghanistan's "post-occupation situation" with Iran in their latest meeting, the group said on Tuesday, as Tehran makes a more concerted and open push for peace ahead of a possible U.S. Fo...More..

Tropical storm’s rain, surging seas strike Thai beaches
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Tropical storm’s rain, surging seas strike Thai beaches

Accompanying winds churned up high waves and gusts in the Gulf of Thailand as tropical storm Pabuk made landfall in the Pak Phanang district of Nakhon Si Thammarat province, where trees crashed down on houses...More..

Protest held condemning entry of women at Sabarimala temple
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Protest held condemning entry of women at Sabarimala temple

On Tuesday it backed a protest by thousands of women, who formed a 620 km (385 mile) human chain, termed the "women's wall" , in support of " gender equality" and access to the temple . "This was a violation...More..

British Police: New Year's Eve Stabbing Suspect Held Under Mental Health Review
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

British Police: New Year's Eve Stabbing Suspect Held Under Mental Health Review

Mr Clack described how he feared the man would attack him. Police said a man was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and remains in custody. Nousha Babaakachel said the man's family came to live in th...More..

British Army appeals to MILLENIALS and SNOWFLAKES in weird recruitment campaign
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

British Army appeals to MILLENIALS and SNOWFLAKES in weird recruitment campaign

The campaign is based on the historic "Your Country Needs You" World War I poster. In one of the video spots, the ability of a young man to stay up all night playing computer games is compared to soldiers on ...More..

Trump expecting 'big progress' on China trade after Xi Jinping phone call
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Trump expecting 'big progress' on China trade after Xi Jinping phone call

Trump's comment comes as a United States trade delegation prepares to travel to Beijing in early January for talks with Chinese officials. For his part, Xi told Trump that China places "great importance" on i...More..

Tory leadership infighting escalates as rivals snipe at Sajid Javid
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Tory leadership infighting escalates as rivals snipe at Sajid Javid

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of arranging the illegal movement of migrants into the United Kingdom as the Home Secretary requested the help of the Navy to patrol the English Channel. He said 539 pe...More..

Florida highway crash causes large fire leaving six people dead
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Florida highway crash causes large fire leaving six people dead

The fire was put out around 5:15 p.m. Thursday. A helicopter landed on scene to search for any victims who may have been in the woods along the crash scene, which Alachua County Sheriff's officials described ...More..

US Issues China Travel Advisory Amid Heightened Tensions
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

US Issues China Travel Advisory Amid Heightened Tensions

The advisory said Chinese authorities "have asserted broad authority" to prevent Americans from leaving the country by using "exit bans". The last travel warning about China from the State Department came o...More..

Abby Sunderland's Sailboat In Doomed Record Attempt Is Found Off Australia
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Abby Sunderland's Sailboat In Doomed Record Attempt Is Found Off Australia

The barnacle-encrusted 40ft hull was discovered by a tuna-spotting plane upturned, drifting 12 miles south of Kangaroo Island on Monday. "It brought back many memories - good and not so good - but it was neat t...More..

Thirteen Canadians detained in China since Huawei executive’s arrest
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Thirteen Canadians detained in China since Huawei executive’s arrest

The 13 includes Michael Spavor, Michael Kovrig and Sarah McIver, whose cases were covered by Canadian media outlets. McIver, a teacher, was detained on a visa matter and subsequently released. On Dec 24, foreig...More..

Cargo ship's lost containers wash up on Dutch islands
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Cargo ship's lost containers wash up on Dutch islands

The group, including German and Dutch tourists, were trying to pick up Styrofoam before it washed back out to sea. Dutch public broadcaster NOS says 30 of the containers have since floated southwest and washe...More..

by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Boy 'dies from smell of cooking fish'

We knew he had an allergy but usually he don't get nothing that severe. The city medical examiner has launched an investigation to determine the official cause of death, a spokeswoman for the agency told ABC ...More..

Boy, 14, faces crash murder charge after egg-throwing sparks auto chase
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Boy, 14, faces crash murder charge after egg-throwing sparks auto chase

On New Year's Day, Silvia Zavala climbed into her red Ford F-150 pickup truck to run some errands in the United States city of Houston . Gonzalez said Wednesday the 14-year-old was booked in a juvenile det...More..

Australia stands by cancelling citizenship of IS recruiter despite Fiji challenge
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Australia stands by cancelling citizenship of IS recruiter despite Fiji challenge

Australia announced this past weekend that Australian-born Neil Prakash had become the 12th dual national to lose his Australian citizenship for extremist links. "Neither the Citizenship Loss Board nor I make d...More..

Bernie Sanders Responds To Allegations Of Sexism And Harassment On 2016 Campaign
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Bernie Sanders Responds To Allegations Of Sexism And Harassment On 2016 Campaign

The Times notes that sources said their claims reached the desks of several leading campaign officials, but it's unclear if Sanders knew of them at the time. Would this be a priority to remedy on any future c...More..

DeAndre Hopkins Donating Playoff Paycheck To Family Of Slain 7-Year Old
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

DeAndre Hopkins Donating Playoff Paycheck To Family Of Slain 7-Year Old

The death of Jazmine Barnes hit close to home for Houston Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins. Jazmine's mother, LaPorsha Washington , was driving four of her daughters on Sunday morning when a gunman pul...More..