Top French criminal Redoine Faid escapes prison by helicopter

The interior ministry said a huge police response has been ordered in an attempt to catch the fugitive, who has been described as unsafe. But perhaps the most unbelievable thing about Redoine Faid's prison break is that it's the second time he's ... More..

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Vancouver residents protest Trump's zero-tolerance immigration policies

The order stopped children being taken from parents who face criminal prosecution as part of the president's policy of "zero tolerance" towards illegal crossings of the USA border from Mexico. In Houston, at a ...More..

Thailand cave search: Divers close in on missing soccer team
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Thailand cave search: Divers close in on missing soccer team

They are trapped inside the Tham Luang Nang Non 10-kilometre (6-mile) underground cave complex. The boys, aged 11 to 16, and their 25-year-old coach entered the sprawling Tham Luang Nang Non cave after a socc...More..

Portland Police Declare Riot, Revoke Protest Permit as Sides Clash
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Portland Police Declare Riot, Revoke Protest Permit as Sides Clash

Four people were taken to local hospitals, one of whom suffered serious but non-life-threatening injuries, police said. The officer who was injured was hit by a thrown object and was transported to the hospit...More..

Immigration protests: Thousands rally to condemn Trump policies
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Immigration protests: Thousands rally to condemn Trump policies

Families, young people, children and the elderly - both recent arrivals and long-time citizens - all stood under a burning sun as part of a protest that a NY police officer said numbered "a couple of thousand...More..

Iowa court blocks 72-hour waiting period for abortion
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Iowa court blocks 72-hour waiting period for abortion

Terry Branstad signed a law including the measure . That law is on hold pending a legal challenge. The challenge to the heartbeat law, like the suit against the waiting period, alleges violations of the stat...More..

by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Overcrowded bus plunges into gorge in India, killing 48

At least 47 people were today killed and 11 others injured when a bus fell into a deep gorge in Uttarakhand 's Pauri district , police said. The bus fell into the gorge in Pauri Garhwal district's Nainidanda ...More..

Trump gives statement of support for journalists after newspaper shooting
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Trump gives statement of support for journalists after newspaper shooting

He said the reality of Thursday's attack hadn't truly set in yet. Investigators say the Capital Gazette shooting suspect had a longstanding grudge against the newspaper. "That is Jarrod Ramos". "And it ...More..

United Nations migration agency picks new chief; post long held by US
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

United Nations migration agency picks new chief; post long held by US

Keith Harper, who was the Obama administration's ambassador to the rights council, tweeted: "Yet another sign that United States power, authority and prestige has been so dramatically diminished". The leaders...More..

Susan Sarandon arrested at anti-Trump rally
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Susan Sarandon arrested at anti-Trump rally

The world-renowned actor was taking part in a protest on Thursday where a sit-in was staged inside a Senate Office in the Department of Justice. The protesters' demonstration was aimed at Trump's "zero-to...More..

'possible' North Korea nuclear deal may not 'work out'
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

'possible' North Korea nuclear deal may not 'work out'

Over the weekend NBC News first reported that Pyongyang has in fact recently been increasing fuel production for nuclear weapons at several hidden sites. Trump earlier declared that "there is no longer a Nu...More..

by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Trump Encouraged Macron Take France Out of EU, Offered Bilateral Trade Deal

Back in April, Trump was reportedly discussing trade with his French counterpart when at some point he asked Macron a provocative question: "Why don't you leave the European Union?" The White House declined t...More..

by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Jon Stewart Surprises Stephen Colbert on ‘The Late Show’

At the time, Fahrenheit 11/9 was announced to just be a movie exclusively about Donald Trump , but it would seem that the revamped plans for the project are now about both Trump and actress Roseanne Barr . ...More..

Boise stabbing: 9 injured, 1 arrested after attack, police say
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Boise stabbing: 9 injured, 1 arrested after attack, police say

A suspect was in custody after Saturday night's mass stabbing in Boise, Idaho , police said. The national media quickly seized on the fact that the apartment complex was known to house refugees and that so...More..

Manafort had $10 mln loan from Russian oligarch
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Manafort had $10 mln loan from Russian oligarch

One section of the affidavit suggests that prosecutors may be investigating Manafort's relationship with Dmytro Firtash, a Ukrainian gas oligarch now in Vienna awaiting extradition to the U.S. If crimes were un...More..

by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Syrian opposition resumes peace talks with Russians after Jordan mediates

At least 116 people have been killed by the fighting. After what rebels and opposition groups described as "failure" of talks with Russian Federation, both sides are back to the table to quell the regime offe...More..

by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

North Korea Mulls Ways To 'Conceal' Nuclear Weapons From U.S

However, one official pointed out that, despite the assessment, the talks between the US and North Korea were positive and Kim's decision to destroy a major missile-testing site and suspend nuclear and missil...More..

Thai police drop packages for young football team missing for six days
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Thai police drop packages for young football team missing for six days

The cave complex extends several kilometers (miles) with narrow passageways and uneven ground and is known to flood severely in the rainy season. Apart from the food, maps, notes and pens with blinking ligh...More..

Bolton says Putin denied meddling by
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Bolton says Putin denied meddling by "Russian state" in private meeting

The president has repeatedly minimized the conclusion of the US intelligence community that Russian Federation meddled in the 2016 election to help him win. Putin was expelled from the worldwide group in 2014 ...More..

Syrian troops march south as UN warns of catastrophe
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Syrian troops march south as UN warns of catastrophe

Thousands more fled to the Israeli border, asserting that Syria and ally Russian Federation would not dare to commit attacks so close to the Jewish state. "There are no civilians here", said Ahmad Abu Hazem, ...More..

by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

North Korea May Have Ramped Up Nuclear Production

The evidence, collected in the wake of the June 12 summit in Singapore, points to preparations to deceive the United States about the number of nuclear warheads in North Korea's arsenal as well as the existence...More..

Libyan coastguard says 100 migrants may have drowned near Tripoli
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Libyan coastguard says 100 migrants may have drowned near Tripoli

Italy and Malta initially refused to allow the ships to dock in the two countries, though Malta eventually relented . The only bodies recovered were those of the three babies, while the rest of the dead were...More..

by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Obama tells Democratic donors to 'get organized' and register voters before midterms

Obama also headlined a fundraiser in Los Angeles on Thursday with singer Christina Aguilera, where he gave Democratic donors a pep talk and urged them to support the party's candidates. "Do not wait for the ide...More..

Flames Shoot Out Of Windows In London Tower Block Fire
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Flames Shoot Out Of Windows In London Tower Block Fire

Local media reported that a huge plume of smoke was seen rising from the flat which was well alight, sparking fears that the fire could spread to neighboring flats. The cause of the fire - in Wellington Way, Mi...More..

Uttarakhand: 42 dead in a bus accident in Pauri Garhwal
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Uttarakhand: 42 dead in a bus accident in Pauri Garhwal

The mini-bus was travelling from Ramnagar to Bhoan when the tragedy struck at Pipali-Bhoan motorway near Gween village . Deepesh Chandra Kala, a disaster management officer from Pauri Garhwal district wher...More..

US ends 70 years of military presence in S. Korean capital
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

US ends 70 years of military presence in S. Korean capital

Hundreds of conscientious objectors are imprisoned in South Korea each year, serving terms of 18 months or longer. His message appeared aimed at putting to rest any rumblings that the USA would pull its force...More..

by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

'Stuttering John' Comedian Tricks Jared Kushner into Prank Call with Donald Trump

The senator represents New Jersey . "You went through a tough, tough situation and I don't think a very fair situation", he said to the "senator", who was investigated for corruption before the charges were ev...More..

Trump To Portuguese President: How Good Is Ronaldo? Can He Defeat You?
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Trump To Portuguese President: How Good Is Ronaldo? Can He Defeat You?

Donald Trump has next to no knowledge of football but that didn't stop him from weighing in on the GOAT debate with Portuguese president Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa. "I'm very much impressed". Trump and his son ...More..

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Wants Ayanna Pressley To Be The Next Triumphant Underdog
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Wants Ayanna Pressley To Be The Next Triumphant Underdog

Trump shouldn't count on her support. During her campaign, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the Democratic Party's rising "democratic-socialist" icon, painted herself as the "girl from the Bronx". And that's how I f...More..

Notorious gangster in helicopter prison break
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Notorious gangster in helicopter prison break

Three armed and well-trained men then reportedly presented themselves and demanded Faid's release. Redoine Faid was in prison for armed robbery . Le Point reports that prisoners don't go into that courtyar...More..