5 missing after Army helicopter reported down off coast of Hawaii coast

Tuesday, according to The Associated Press. Several aircraft and boats are being used in the search. The Coast Guard was called in at about 10 p.m., bringing with it an HC-130 Hercules plane, MH-65 Dolphin helicopter and 87-foot and 45-foot cutte... More..

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10-year-old rape victim gives birth in Chandigarh
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

10-year-old rape victim gives birth in Chandigarh

Her parents had told her that she had a stone in her stomach and she was operated upon for its removal. In May, the high court allowed a 10-year-old from the northern state of Haryana who had been raped to ab...More..

Chase suspect climbs hundreds of feet up crane in California
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

Chase suspect climbs hundreds of feet up crane in California

Port worker Liz Guardado-Nicosia told CBS LA that authorities cordoned off portions of the port and told employees to stay put as they dealt with the man. The rear bumper was badly damaged, hanging off the vehi...More..

Sierra Leone prepares for mass funerals after mudslides
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

Sierra Leone prepares for mass funerals after mudslides

Crowds gather outside the Connaught Hospital waiting for loved ones outside a mortuary in Freetown, Sierra Leone . Hundreds of Freetown residents queued on Wednesday to identify relatives killed in a mudsl...More..

Trump goes after Graham, Flake in morning Twitter rant
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

Trump goes after Graham, Flake in morning Twitter rant

President Donald Trump took a swing at his favorite punching bag Thursday, claiming his comments about the deadly violence in Charlottesville were misrepresented by media. "Publicity seeking Lindsey Graham ...More..

Anti-Muslim senator wears burka in Australian parliament
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

Anti-Muslim senator wears burka in Australian parliament

I have long believed that full face coverings, such as the burqa, were oppressive, presented barriers to assimilation, disadvantaged women from finding employment, were causing issues inside our justice system,...More..

Longmont weather: High of 76 with a chance of afternoon showers
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

Longmont weather: High of 76 with a chance of afternoon showers

The trailing cold front passage late on Saturday will dry things out on Sunday and it now looks like we will have clear skies for the eclipse on Monday . Skies clear as we get into Sunday with the cold f...More..

Cabinet mum on diplomatic immunity for Grace Mugabe
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

Cabinet mum on diplomatic immunity for Grace Mugabe

But it is unclear whether Mr and Mrs Mugabe - known for their uncompromising nature - will agree to this, especially after Zimbabwe's ruling Zanu-PF party said in a tweet on Tuesday that the first lady was " ...More..

Republicans Favor Trump Over McConnell
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

Republicans Favor Trump Over McConnell

Republican voters were much more likely to say the president is more honest, with 55 percent agreeing. According to a new survey by Morning Consult/Politico , half of Republican voters took the side of the ...More..

Michael Moore says the vast majority of Trump supporters are like rapists
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

Michael Moore says the vast majority of Trump supporters are like rapists

Moore, who is starring in his own one-man Broadway show, The Terms Of My Surrender , rallied his audience after Tuesday's performance and urged them to join him in protesting Trump and honouring Heather Hey...More..

Tropical Storm Harvey forms in the Atlantic
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

Tropical Storm Harvey forms in the Atlantic

This motion is expected to continue for the next couple of days. According to the St Lucia Meteorological Service, the potential tropical cyclone - the season's ninth - is travelling west at 17mph (28kmph) an...More..

Anthony Scaramucci believes Donald Trump should fire Steve Bannon
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Anthony Scaramucci believes Donald Trump should fire Steve Bannon

Trump returned to a White House undergoing a major renovation. Though Bannon has survived being on the outs at earlier points in the administration, the president is being pressed anew to fire him. I promis...More..

Coloradans with family in Guam anxious about North Korea threats
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Coloradans with family in Guam anxious about North Korea threats

Critics fear that's a bad move. Padilla said while the North Korean threat is a source of concern, the Philippine government is optimistic that diplomatic mechanisms between North Korea and the Association ...More..

Chinese State Newspaper Says Trump Trade Probe Will 'Poison' Relations A
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Chinese State Newspaper Says Trump Trade Probe Will 'Poison' Relations A

In an editorial Monday, the China Daily, a mouthpiece of the ruling Communist Party, linked Trump's trade announcement against China to his disappointment over China's purported failure to rein in North Korea. ...More..

Rain chances increase to start work week & Tropical Storm Gert has formed
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Rain chances increase to start work week & Tropical Storm Gert has formed

The depression had winds of 35 miles per hour. It takes 39 miles per hour or higher to be declared a tropical storm. Tropical Depression 8 (TD 8) formed from what was Invest 99L Saturday evening around 10 PM CD...More..

Anthony Scaramucci: Trump Should Have Been 'Much Harsher' in Charlottesville Remarks
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Anthony Scaramucci: Trump Should Have Been 'Much Harsher' in Charlottesville Remarks

Speaking on why President Trump failed to condemn white supremacists after the Charlottesville incidents on Friday night and Saturday morning, Scaramucci urged him to "hit [them] harder" and mused that "the m...More..

Train collision in Egypt kills 36, injures dozens
by | Saturday, August 12, 2017

Train collision in Egypt kills 36, injures dozens

Two trains collided outside the Egyptian city of Alexandria on Friday (Aug 11), killing at least 36 people, a health ministry official said. The initial reports said the human causalities reached 25 person، a...More..

US, Japanese troops begin joint military exercise amid North Korea threat
by | Saturday, August 12, 2017

US, Japanese troops begin joint military exercise amid North Korea threat

Guam , with an area of only 544 square kilometers, hosts a military presence of almost 7,000 military personnel and it is expected to house thousands more in the near future, as the United States moves military...More..

IOM: Smugglers 'deliberately drowned' migrants near Yemen
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

IOM: Smugglers 'deliberately drowned' migrants near Yemen

The tragedy occurred early Wednesday morning local time and was discovered by staff from the U.N.'s International Organization for Migration later that day when they were patrolling a beach in Shabwa, a Yemen...More..

Row kicks off as Diego Maradona expresses support for Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Row kicks off as Diego Maradona expresses support for Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro

Muchacho's whereabouts were not immediately known, but he denounced the ruling on Twitter , saying that "all of the weight of the revolutionary injustice has fallen on my shoulders" for doing his job to guaran...More..

Knicks hire Barack Obama's brother-in-law Craig Robinson for front office gig
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Knicks hire Barack Obama's brother-in-law Craig Robinson for front office gig

Yahoo's The Vertical was the first to report on the hire Monday. He was a vice president with the Milwaukee Bucks past year season. Robinson, 55, will have a role handling player development and take on...More..

Missouri Police Officer Shot And Killed At Traffic Stop
by | Tuesday, August 08, 2017

Missouri Police Officer Shot And Killed At Traffic Stop

A massive manhunt is underway for the suspect accused of murdering a Clinton police officer during a traffic stop. The search continues Monday for 39-year-old Ian McCarthy of Clinton. Court records indica...More..

Donald Trump-Russia investigators ask White House for documents about Michael Flynn
by | Tuesday, August 08, 2017

Donald Trump-Russia investigators ask White House for documents about Michael Flynn

Mueller is looking into whether Flynn, whose consulting group Flynn Intel Group had worked with a Turkish-American businessman, was secretly paid by the Turkish government during the final months of the presi...More..

Eric Bolling suspended from Fox News for allegedly sending unsolicited dick pics
by | Monday, August 07, 2017

Eric Bolling suspended from Fox News for allegedly sending unsolicited dick pics

The cooperation will be provided in full for the investigation so that the judgment against him can be concluded in the fastest way possible. A spokesperson for Fox News said Cashin In' , which was taped...More..

Investigation ongoing into mosque blast
by | Monday, August 07, 2017

Investigation ongoing into mosque blast

Imam Waleed Meneese at Dar Al-Farooq Islamic Center speaks to media on the day after an explosion in his office. One room was damaged and the mosque flooded with smoke, but the fire was put out before first r...More..

Trump asserts support for McMaster
by | Sunday, August 06, 2017

Trump asserts support for McMaster

In order to calm tensions, McMaster assured some aides on Thursday that their positions are safe. Mr Trump had recently pondered a different role for General McMaster. It was revealed on Wednesday in news ...More..

Pole detained over abduction of British model in Italy
by | Sunday, August 06, 2017

Pole detained over abduction of British model in Italy

It is claimed the woman was taken to an abandoned office block on July 11 close to Milan's Central station in the boot of a vehicle. She was allegedly assaulted and drugged when she arrived at the studio the ...More..

Russian Federation says reserves right to retaliate over new European Union sanctions
by | Saturday, August 05, 2017

Russian Federation says reserves right to retaliate over new European Union sanctions

A department head at the Russian ministry, Evgeny Grabchak, is also now barred from traveling to the European Union and any assets he may have in the bloc will be frozen. The companies hit by sanctions are th...More..

Tillerson to visit Southeast Asia
by | Saturday, August 05, 2017

Tillerson to visit Southeast Asia

Thornton said Tillerson would continue to press China on the South China Sea issue while in Asia, where the United State has been pressing for rapid adoption of a code of conduct over competing territorial clai...More..

Mostly dry Friday with chance of spot showers in MA
by | Saturday, August 05, 2017

Mostly dry Friday with chance of spot showers in MA

Sunday brings plenty of sunshine, low humidity levels, and slightly milder temperatures. Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. High temperatures Wednesday could be in the middle 80s. Saturd...More..

Trump worked with Fox News to concoct DNC staffer story, lawsuit claims
by | Thursday, August 03, 2017

Trump worked with Fox News to concoct DNC staffer story, lawsuit claims

In the suit, Wheeler charges that Butowsky ginned up the bogus story to "put to bed speculation" the Trump campaign colluded with Russian Federation. Why wouldn't you say Della-Camera or the D.C. guy, why d...More..

What You Need to Know to Watch the August 21 Solar Eclipse
by | Wednesday, August 02, 2017

What You Need to Know to Watch the August 21 Solar Eclipse

Otherwise, you will not get complete eye protection, even if you are wearing the appropriate eclipse glasses. "An eclipse like this one is a time when people are focused on a natural event", said Brian Jone...More..

Trump reportedly dictated misleading statement about son's meeting with Russian lawyer
by | Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Trump reportedly dictated misleading statement about son's meeting with Russian lawyer

Trump. As more details about the meeting emerged in subsequent reports , the younger Trump eventually released emails showing that he accepted the meeting after receiving an offer of compromising inform...More..

Battle of Brexit: Race for London's business
by | Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Battle of Brexit: Race for London's business

The cities seen as leading the race for the EMA are Amsterdam, Barcelona and Lille in France, with Athens, Bonn, Bratislava, Brussels , Bucharest, Copenhagen, Dublin, Helsinki, Milan, Porto, Sofia, Stockholm...More..

Apple Takes Down VPN Apps From China App Store; Developers Express Dismay
by | Tuesday, August 01, 2017

Apple Takes Down VPN Apps From China App Store; Developers Express Dismay

Apple however has also stated the apps would continue to function normally in those countries and regions where local laws do not prohibit the use of VPNs. Currently, some of the world's most popular websites,...More..

Transgender troops: A presidential tweet is not an order
by | Tuesday, August 01, 2017

Transgender troops: A presidential tweet is not an order

Trump's announcement on a transgenderism ban in the US military comes as a bill to provide Pentagon with a funding of more than $700 million is debated upon. Trump also undercut Mattis, who announced a six-mont...More..

John McCain's Dramatic Vote on the Republican Health Bill
by | Monday, July 31, 2017

John McCain's Dramatic Vote on the Republican Health Bill

Democrats sat quietly at their desks and delayed voting until all Republicans votes were tallied. The so-called "skinny repeal" was being touted as a way for Republicans to get something, anything, out...More..

Two dead in shooting at Israel's embassy in Jordan
by | Sunday, July 30, 2017

Two dead in shooting at Israel's embassy in Jordan

Sunday's incident is among the most serious since Israel and Jordan signed a peace treaty in 1994, the BBC reported Monday. The ministry said the incident began when two Jordanian workmen arrived at t...More..

US Senate to vote on Russian Federation sanctions bill; Putin threatens retaliation
by | Saturday, July 29, 2017

US Senate to vote on Russian Federation sanctions bill; Putin threatens retaliation

US President Donald Trump has not indicated whether or not he will veto the bill , which reduces his power to relieve sanctions on Russian Federation. "This arouses deep regrets because such actions imply ag...More..

by | Friday, July 28, 2017

Scores wounded at Temple Mount in altercation with police

Al-Aqsa Waqf , or pious foundation, a religious trust that manages Islamic buildings at the compound, was hesitant and director Omar Kiswani announced it would not be in a hurry to enter Al-Aqsa. "The technica...More..

Trump Picks Sam Brownback as International Religious Freedom Ambassador
by | Friday, July 28, 2017

Trump Picks Sam Brownback as International Religious Freedom Ambassador

Brownback "has the experience, gravitas, and bureaucratic skill to sell this understanding" of the importance of religious freedom, Farr said, "and to build a successful policy, within a resistant bureaucracy a...More..

Republicans who voted against ObamaCare 'straight repeal'
by | Friday, July 28, 2017

Republicans who voted against ObamaCare 'straight repeal'

Their "no" votes signaled that the so-called "clean repeal" bill did not have the support from key Republican senators. When Barack Obama vetoed H.R. The Byrd rule generally blocks provisions that don't a...More..

I'll be the first person to inform about missing Indians
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

I'll be the first person to inform about missing Indians

Iraq has announced it's offering financial rewards for information regarding the whereabouts of dozens of Indian citizens believed to have been kidnapped by the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) in 2014. Th...More..

EU Court Decides to Keep Hamas on Terror List
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

EU Court Decides to Keep Hamas on Terror List

The lower court had found that the listing was based on media and Internet reports rather than decisions by a "competent authority". "With regard to Hamas , the Court observes that the General Court annull...More..

Rex Tillerson has no plans to step down, official says
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

Rex Tillerson has no plans to step down, official says

When Nauert was asked why Tillerson's time off was not being directly referred to as a vacation, she said she was unsure what language was typically used for such absences. Tillerson, the sources said, viewed T...More..

MPs Kodikunnil Suresh, MK Raghavan suspended for 5 sittings by Speaker
by | Wednesday, July 26, 2017

MPs Kodikunnil Suresh, MK Raghavan suspended for 5 sittings by Speaker

While Opposition Leader Mallikarjun Kharge spoke on the issue as Zero Hour started, Opposition members trooped near the Speaker's podium as a discussion was not allowed and kept raising "anti-government sloga...More..

Pope shuts off Vatican fountains amid drought
by | Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Pope shuts off Vatican fountains amid drought

Peter's Basilica on March 30, 2013 in Vatican City , Vatican. The Vatican has turned off all fountains, including two Baroque masterpieces in St. Peter's Square and interior fountains in the Vatican Gardens...More..

US Navy fires warning shots at Iranian ship in Gulf — BBCI
by | Wednesday, July 26, 2017

US Navy fires warning shots at Iranian ship in Gulf — BBCI

According to the official, the USS Thunderbolt fired the warning shots when the Iranian vessel failed to respond to attempted radio communication. Following the warning shots the Iranian ship ceased its pro...More..

Gov. Rauner calls school-funding special session
by | Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Gov. Rauner calls school-funding special session

Mayor Emanuel said Governor Rauner has failed IL by holding the state budget hostage for things that weren't necessary. Governor Rauner wants the legislature back in town Wednesday for special session to tack...More..

by | Monday, July 24, 2017

Mahmoud Abbas suspends 'all levels' of relations with Israel

Several thousand Palestinians in Jerusalem and the West Bank clashed with Israeli troops, burning tyres or throwing stones and firecrackers. On Friday, Israeli security forces put additional restrictions on...More..