Scores injured in traffic protests in Bangladesh capital

In the aftermath of the tragic road accident, government minister Shajahan Khan appeared to make light of the incident while he was further criticised for apparently smiling during his dismissive remarks about the death of two young Bangladeshis. More..

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Parkland Shooting Suspect Says He Heard Voices
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Parkland Shooting Suspect Says He Heard Voices

Cruz's attorneys had wanted it suppressed, saying its disclosure could hinder his right to a fair trial . "I think that the report is an attempt by the school board to absolve itself of any liability or re...More..

West Hollywood to Vote on Removing Trump's Walk of Fame Star
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

West Hollywood to Vote on Removing Trump's Walk of Fame Star

The Trump star has been vandalized numerous times since the former television personality/alleged billionaire chose to make America "meh" again, and was completely destroyed twice-the most recent patrioti...More..

LeBron James to executive produce 'Shut Up and Dribble' documentary for Showtime
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

LeBron James to executive produce 'Shut Up and Dribble' documentary for Showtime

James has another show, "The Shop", set to debut August 28 on HBO, in which he leads conversation and debate among his guests in barbershops around the country. Lemon was reacting to a Friday night statement fr...More..

Brooklyn Family Attacked With Acetone And Brooms By Nail Salon Workers
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Brooklyn Family Attacked With Acetone And Brooms By Nail Salon Workers

Witnesses told PIX 11 that Thomas was attacked with brooms, dust pans and a liquid, allegedly acetone , the main ingredient in nail polish remover. "Share this cause the cops made a decision to arrest the bl...More..

Baby Boy’s Body Found Floating by the Brooklyn Bridge
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Baby Boy’s Body Found Floating by the Brooklyn Bridge

He was wearing only a diaper and was in shallow water near the Manhattan shoreline. Tourists from Oklahoma discovered the child lying unconscious and unresponsive near the Manhattan side of the Brooklyn Bridg...More..

Alex Jones's Infowars podcasts pulled from iTunes and Spotify
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Alex Jones's Infowars podcasts pulled from iTunes and Spotify

Spotify and Apple joined Facebook and YouTube in their decision to ban Jones's content . Twitter , however, does not seem to have any plans to follow suit. "Apple does not tolerate hate speech , and w...More..

Mendocino Complex Fire now 4th largest wildfire in California history
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Mendocino Complex Fire now 4th largest wildfire in California history

Trump's references to diverting water to the oceans was "completely backwards", he said. That system, a combination of the Ranch Fire and the River Fire , totals more than 250,000 acres about 100 miles nor...More..

Trump team expected to respond to Mueller in coming days regarding interview
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Trump team expected to respond to Mueller in coming days regarding interview

In that statement, Trump Jr. indicated that the meeting had been "primarily" about the issue of the adoption of Russian children by Americans. "Too bad a large portion of the Media refuses to report the lies ...More..

South Sudanese government and rebels sign peace deal to end conflict
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

South Sudanese government and rebels sign peace deal to end conflict

Several ceasefires agreements were signed and breached over the course of 2014, with millions of civilians being displaced as a result of the ensuing violence. Kiir warned that the bloated size of the governmen...More..

'Too little, too late'? PM defends drought relief package
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

'Too little, too late'? PM defends drought relief package

Drought affected farmers have a mixed reaction to the Federal Government's emergency relief package with some welcoming it and others saying it's not enough and too hard to access. The prime minister has flagge...More..

Lemonade stand robber on the run; DNA could help track him
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Lemonade stand robber on the run; DNA could help track him

On Sunday, the 9-year-old was selling lemonade again - with his mom and dad this time. Authorities believe the teen left a bicycle and walked to the lemonade stand before the robbery. John's Forest in Monroe ...More..

Longtime Manafort deputy Rick Gates admits embezzlement
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Longtime Manafort deputy Rick Gates admits embezzlement

Prosecutors say the documents inflated the net income of his business by roughly $4 million, and they say he tried to pass them off as coming from her accounting firm. When pressed as to who "he" referred to, L...More..

Deadly California plane crash caught on video, 29-year-old victim identified
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Deadly California plane crash caught on video, 29-year-old victim identified

It was not clear if any people on the ground were hit. The Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board will each investigate. "It just banked. He turned and it just came str...More..

Chicago weekend gun violence kills at least 11, injures about 70
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Chicago weekend gun violence kills at least 11, injures about 70

WATCH: Mayor Emanuel, Supt. You know it's bad when the city's "go to" hospital is overwhelmed with gunshot victims. What happened this weekend did not happen in every neighborhood of Chicago but it is unacc...More..

by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

"Totally Legal": Trump Admits His Son Met Russian Lawyer In Election Year

Regarding the possibility that Donald Trump , Jr. violated campaign laws, Rubin wrote that Trump, Jr.'s use of the words "I love it" in an email about the "dirt-finding meeting" at Trump Tower is the " most p...More..

Apple Removes Alex Jones Podcast from iTunes, Apps
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Apple Removes Alex Jones Podcast from iTunes, Apps

Well known for pushing conspiracy theories , Infowars has not only claimed that Sandy Hook was a hoax, but promoted a theory that the moon landings were "fake" and that the 9/11 attacks were a so-called "f...More..

Manafort trial: Star witness testifies against ex-Trump aide
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Manafort trial: Star witness testifies against ex-Trump aide

Prosecutor Greg Andres asked Gates if he conducted criminal activity with Manafort and if he had committed crimes with Manafort. The charges largely predate his five months on the Trump campaign but were th...More..

Fireball near Bologna airport after road crash explosion
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Fireball near Bologna airport after road crash explosion

Police closed the highway and the surrounding area of Borgo Panigale. The collision sent a huge ball of fire and billows of black smoke soaring into the sky. Bologna is the lively, historic capital of the Emi...More..

Hurricane Hector is headed toward Hawaii, where a volcano is erupting
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Hurricane Hector is headed toward Hawaii, where a volcano is erupting

It should cross into the Central Pacific basin by Sunday night or early Monday. It's not known yet if the island will be impacted. "Hector will likely clear the region by Friday, with typical summertime trade w...More..

No clear motive found for 2017 Las Vegas massacre, says sheriff
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

No clear motive found for 2017 Las Vegas massacre, says sheriff

Paddock's financial records also revealed he had lost $1.5 million in the two years leading up to the attack. "What we have not been able to definitively answer is the why Steven Paddock committed this act", ...More..

College employee on leave for calling cops on black student
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

College employee on leave for calling cops on black student

On Friday, Kanoute declined an interview and said she needed time and couldn't talk about her experience. "I don't even feel like leaving my room sometimes". "I'm like, 'what's going on?'" recalled Martin, who ...More..

Rouhani: Iran won’t give up its right to export oil
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Rouhani: Iran won’t give up its right to export oil

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Sunday that renewed us sanctions on Iran will be rigorously enforced and remain in place until the Iranian government radically changes course. President Trump earlier t...More..

Corbyn apologises, again, for Labour’s ‘real’ anti-Semitism problem
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Corbyn apologises, again, for Labour’s ‘real’ anti-Semitism problem

Meanwhile, further allegations of antisemitism were made against Corbyn by The Mail on Sunday, which said the Labour leader refers to a Jewish MP, Louise Ellman in private, as "the honorable member for Tel Av...More..

Saudi Arabia expels Canadian ambassador, freezes new trade deals
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Saudi Arabia expels Canadian ambassador, freezes new trade deals

The Saudi Foreign Ministry gave the Canadian ambassador to Riyadh 24 hours to leave the country, and froze all new commercial and investment transactions with Ottawa. Global Affairs Canada told The Canadian Pre...More..

Teen becomes youngest woman jailed in Britain for terrorism
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Teen becomes youngest woman jailed in Britain for terrorism

She had been lured in by IS fighter Naweed Hussain, originally from Coventry, but was prevented from joining the 32-year-old who she purported to marry in an online ceremony. The trio were taped talking about a...More..

Emaciated Children Rescued From Filthy, Heavily Armed Compound in New Mexico
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Emaciated Children Rescued From Filthy, Heavily Armed Compound in New Mexico

Both Wahhaj and Morten were taken into custody, but Abdul-GhaniWahhaj has still not been located. "Police in Alabama found out the group was traveling to New Mexico for a camping trip", according to Sherrod...More..

Multiple arrested in alleged Maduro assassination plot
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Multiple arrested in alleged Maduro assassination plot

Witnesses said they heard and felt an explosion in the late afternoon, then saw a drone fall out of the sky and hit a nearby building. President Maduro was delivering a keynote address on the 81st anniversary...More..

College Staffer Calls Cop On Black Student For Eating In Common Room
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

College Staffer Calls Cop On Black Student For Eating In Common Room

Forget yesterday's news. Get what you need today in this early-morning email. A college employee had reported that someone who "seemed to be out of place " was in the building that was also in use by the col...More..

Manafort bank fraud trial, day four
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Manafort bank fraud trial, day four

The accountant, who testified under a grant of immunity from prosecution, conceded that she knew the action to be "wrong" but feared labeling longtime clients as "liars" while exposing her accounting firm to po...More..