7 killed as helicopter and light aircraft crash over Italian Alps

It was not immediately clear how the accident happened or who was aboard the two aircraft. Emergency personnel on January 26, found the bodies of the two missing people after a helicopter collided with a tourist plane in the Italian Alps, raising t... More..

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Bill Maher attacks Covington Catholic students in disgusting tirade, 'jokes' about pedophilia
by | Sunday, January 27, 2019

Bill Maher attacks Covington Catholic students in disgusting tirade, 'jokes' about pedophilia

He also said he wasn't able to sit through the interview by Nick Sandmann and felt the interview had been coached. "We condemn the actions of the Covington Catholic High School students towards Nathan P...More..

China urges United States to abide by 'one-China' policy
by | Sunday, January 27, 2019

China urges United States to abide by 'one-China' policy

In a report released earlier this month, the U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency noted that China continues to undertake ambitious steps to modernize and better equip its military - steps that are driven primarily...More..

Vogue editor Anna Wintour slams Scott Morrison over LGBTQ rights
by | Sunday, January 27, 2019

Vogue editor Anna Wintour slams Scott Morrison over LGBTQ rights

Wintour however did not let Morrison off the hook: "I have been alarmed by your prime minister's record on LGBTQ rights, which seems backward in all senses ", she said, quoted in The Guardian . On a more posi...More..

Extreme cold warning issued for this weekend
by | Sunday, January 27, 2019

Extreme cold warning issued for this weekend

This will be a cold weekend with highs near freezing. Avoid prolonged time outdoors. Looking ahead, however, the National Weather Service is calling for more snow next week, with several inches of accumulat...More..

Dam ruptures at Brumadinho mine in Brazil, killing at least seven
by | Sunday, January 27, 2019

Dam ruptures at Brumadinho mine in Brazil, killing at least seven

Television images showed people being pulled out of waist-high mud into rescue helicopters, dozens of which were in use by late Friday because of the cut-off land access. "The environmental impact should be muc...More..

Related Louisiana shootings leave 5 dead; suspect at large
by | Sunday, January 27, 2019

Related Louisiana shootings leave 5 dead; suspect at large

The suspect has been charged with two counts of first degree murder, illegal use of weapons and home invasion, Webre told reporters. Dakota Theriot is also suspected of killing three more people in neighborin...More..

Canada's prime minister fires his ambassador to China
by | Sunday, January 27, 2019

Canada's prime minister fires his ambassador to China

Trudeau said as recently as Thursday that he had no plans to replace McCallum, who apologized the same day for his remarks earlier in the week. Opposition legislators and former ambassadors accused McCallum o...More..

by | Sunday, January 27, 2019

EU nations put Venezuela's Maduro on notice

Venezuelan opposition sympathizers had been urging Guaido to assume the presidency since Maduro was inaugurated for a second term on January 10. Several countries, including the United States, have recognis...More..

Family records video of man shattering windshield
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Family records video of man shattering windshield

The aggressor's license plate number was also captured in cellphone video of the incident . She said she had picked up her daughters, ages 12 and 13, at school, then gone with them to meet Chris at Jack in t...More..

Police identify officer killed in accidental shooting
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Police identify officer killed in accidental shooting

Officer Katlyn Alix was at a home in Carondelet with two other male officers when the fatal encounter unfolded around 1 a.m., according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch . The two on-duty officers at the scene br...More..

Buhari suspends chief justice over graft charges
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Buhari suspends chief justice over graft charges

Onnoghen has not responded to the charges and his lawyers say the tribunal does not have the authority to try him. It would be recalled that the acting CJN was sworn in on Friday by President Muhammadu B...More..

'Pelosi Doesn't Always Have Control Of Her Temper' With Trump
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

'Pelosi Doesn't Always Have Control Of Her Temper' With Trump

That's not true". Trump says Democrats have become "radicalized" and "don't want to see crime stopped, which we could very easily do on the southern border". Pelosi said "I look forward to welcoming you to th...More..

Congress Votes to Re-Open Government, Back Pay Coming ASAP
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Congress Votes to Re-Open Government, Back Pay Coming ASAP

The Food Bank of the Hudson Valley on Hudson Street in Cornwall is opening its doors today to help furloughed or federal employees still reporting to work, but going unpaid. The short-term measure has left em...More..

Roger Stone: What you might not know about Donald Trump's confidant
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Roger Stone: What you might not know about Donald Trump's confidant

Stone was arrested by Federal Bureau of Investigation agents at his home in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, early Friday after a grand jury in Washington handed down an indictment, charging him with five counts of ma...More..

Pelosi: House Will Not Authorize SOTU until Government Reopens
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Pelosi: House Will Not Authorize SOTU until Government Reopens

President Donald Trump says he's "just honored" that nearly all Senate Republicans voted for his proposal to trade funding for a U.S. -Mexico border wall for temporary protections for some immigrants, even tho...More..

Spanish rescuers find body of toddler trapped in well
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Spanish rescuers find body of toddler trapped in well

Julen Rosella fell down a 360-foot borehole on January 13 after wandering off from a family gathering. Rescue crews in Spain early Saturday found the body of a 2-year-old boy, whose fall into a deep borehole ...More..

Florida Secretary of State resigns after reveal of blackface photos
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Florida Secretary of State resigns after reveal of blackface photos

Ertel played a role in DeSantis' decision to suspend Palm Beach County supervisor of elections Susan Bucher last week. Voting rights groups, meanwhile, say they plan to keep a close eye on who DeSantis ultima...More..

YouTube says it'll finally stop recommending conspiracy videos
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

YouTube says it'll finally stop recommending conspiracy videos

YouTube wants to make sure it doesn't recommend 9/11 conspiracy theories to unsuspecting viewers anymore: The Google-owned video service is tweaking its recommendation algorithms to stop recommending "border...More..

Louis Police Officer Charged In Death Of Fellow Officer
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Louis Police Officer Charged In Death Of Fellow Officer

According to the probable cause statement , Hendren and his partner were on duty and at Hendren's home at about 1 a.m. Thursday morning. He pointed the gun away and pulled the trigger. According to FOX 2 Now i...More..

Australian woman bitten by 5-foot snake while on the toilet
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Australian woman bitten by 5-foot snake while on the toilet

She subsequently called out snake catchers to retrieve the snake from her toilet. After I started doing a wee I got a very sharp tap on my bottom and a pain, and with that I jumped very quickly off the toil...More..

Light snow showers possible this weekend — FORECAST
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Light snow showers possible this weekend — FORECAST

Weather Service forecasters said it's possible some drier air could push the precipitation east of the region before the cold arrives, creating "high uncertainty" in the forecast, for now. "Temperatures have qu...More..

India 'revives' rocket's upper stage for space experiments in world first
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

India 'revives' rocket's upper stage for space experiments in world first

About 13 minutes after launch, the military satellite , called Microsat-R, was deployed. The PSLV was launched in a new configuration called PSLV-DL . However, the launch on 24 January by ISRO will be the...More..

Donald Trump announces deal to temporarily re-open USA government
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Donald Trump announces deal to temporarily re-open USA government

A three-week stopgap spending plan, passed by the Senate and heading to the House of Representatives, now sets up tough talks with lawmakers about how to address security along the U.S. He previously has indica...More..

by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Spanish boy found dead in well after 12-day search

Julen Rosello fell down the narrow 110-meter-deep borehole on January 13 while his family was preparing a countryside Sunday lunch. The couple, Jose Rosello and Vicky Garcia, lost their older son, Oliver, in...More..

Greek parliament ratifies accord to rename Macedonia
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Greek parliament ratifies accord to rename Macedonia

Macedonian Prime Minister Zoran Zaev also congratulated his Greek counterpart for a "historic victory". A small number of people launched Molotov cocktails, rocks and flares at riot officers, who responded with...More..

Fela Durotoye agrees to withdraw from presidential race
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Fela Durotoye agrees to withdraw from presidential race

A former presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), Oby Ezekwesili , has accused the party of playing politics with a transactional mindset that betrays her own personal values. "...More..

Trump administration to start sending asylum-seekers back to Mexico
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Trump administration to start sending asylum-seekers back to Mexico

USA officials will begin processing only about 20 asylum claims a day at the San Diego crossing but plan to ramp up to exceed the number of claims processed now, which is up to 100 a day, the official said. Cou...More..

Two arrested in Kingston, Ont., police raids related to national security investigation
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Two arrested in Kingston, Ont., police raids related to national security investigation

The youth is charged with knowingly facilitating a terrorist activity and with counselling someone to use an explosive or other lethal device to cause death or serious bodily injury. in or against a place of pu...More..

Queen urges 'common ground' in likely reference to Brexit
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Queen urges 'common ground' in likely reference to Brexit

The problem with the "backstop" agreement, from the perspective of those who voted for and still wish to see Britain break with the European Union , is that it's a contingency plan which would leave not just N...More..