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Judge orders man's mouth taped shut during sentencing

Judge orders man's mouth taped shut during sentencing

Before Russo could deliver his decision, Williams reportedly refused to stop talking. "Listening to the duct tape go pffffttttt, I still here that at night", Williams said . Image: Judge John Russo ...

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Growing California fires prompt new evacuations

Growing California fires prompt new evacuations

That fire continues to burn about 100 miles (160 kilometers) south of the OR border as firefighters there and throughout Northern California brace for worsening conditions this weekend. Fourteen homes...

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Special counsel reportedly offers to limit in-person questions in Trump interview

Special counsel reportedly offers to limit in-person questions in Trump interview

It's a statement. Of course it can be considered evidence of obstruction, depending on what is said. Trump has raged privately in recent days that both the forces of government and the media are try...

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NRC Assam issue sends political temperatures soaring

NRC Assam issue sends political temperatures soaring

Former chief minister and AGP leader Prafulla Kumar Mahanta, who was the first to point out to the Centre in 1980 as the leader of the anti-foreigners movement to update the NRC of 1951 to detect ille...

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Draft NRC can’t lead to any action by authority: SC

Draft NRC can’t lead to any action by authority: SC

Four family members did not figure on the list, said Habibur Rahman, in the district of Sonitpur, about 200 km (124 miles) east of Guwahati . "She is scolding her brothers at Salkata village, about...

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Amazon removes gun activists' website after 3D-printed weapons blueprints were posted

Amazon removes gun activists' website after 3D-printed weapons blueprints were posted

They're untraceable, undetectable, and unavailable now that a federal judge blocked a company's plans to publish blueprints for 3D printed guns . The company behind the plans, Defense Distributed ...

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Pentagon: Remains from North Korea 'consistent' with Americans from Korean War

Pentagon: Remains from North Korea 'consistent' with Americans from Korean War

Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA), after a preliminary review. While North Korea at times has unilaterally handed over boxes of remains, as the country did this week, more fruitful in the eye...

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Cops ID suspect in murder of Bush cardiologist

Cops ID suspect in murder of Bush cardiologist

Police said the doctor was likely targeted and implored witnesses to come forward with any information. Joseph James Pappas , 62, should be considered armed, risky and possibly suicidal, Houston ...

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Trump tells attorney general to end Russian Federation probe

Trump tells attorney general to end Russian Federation probe

Mr Mueller - a respected former Federal Bureau of Investigation director - is investigating whether the Trump campaign aided or abetted an attempt by Russian Federation to sway the 2016 presidential e...

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No fatalities in Aeromexico plane crash in Durango state, officials say

No fatalities in Aeromexico plane crash in Durango state, officials say

People were burned, their hands and their feet", Parsa told NBC News on Wednesday. The governor says all 103 passengers and crew have been accounted for alive. "Hearing that he helped some senior ...

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Scientists spot unique whale-dolphin hybrid near Hawaii

Scientists spot unique whale-dolphin hybrid near Hawaii

Let's face it: Unlikely couples hold a special place in our hearts, whether Romeo and Juliet, Edward and Bella - or a melon-headed whale and a rough-toothed dolphin that apparently enjoyed an unlikely...

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Volcano hikers speak of terror after Indonesia quake

Volcano hikers speak of terror after Indonesia quake

Her father, Ismail Abdul Raffar, said his son-in-law Mohd Hafiz Kassim, 30, had left for Lombok at 8am to settle matters there. Most of the trekkers reached the base of the mountain by late Monday e...

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Prosecutors: Paul Manafort believed he was above the law

Prosecutors: Paul Manafort believed he was above the law

President Donald Trump's onetime campaign chairman Paul Manafort as a tax cheat who used offshore accounts to hide tens of millions of dollars from political work in Ukraine, as the first trial fr...

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North Korea is working on new missiles

North Korea is working on new missiles

The ARF, slated for Saturday (Aug 4), will be the highest-profile diplomatic event involving North Korea since its historic summit with the United States here on June 12. soil and the beginning of...

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California: Mendocino Complex Fire Explodes to 28000 Acres

California: Mendocino Complex Fire Explodes to 28000 Acres

Across California, more than 13,000 firefighters are battling 16 major blazes that have burned more than 320,000 acres - more than 500 square miles - and 32,000 residents remain evacuated from t...

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Facebook discovers coordinated political influence campaign ahead of midterm elections

Facebook discovers coordinated political influence campaign ahead of midterm elections

Facebook announced on Tuesday that it eliminated 32 accounts for what the company described as " coordinated inauthentic behaviour" ahead of the mid-term U.S. "It's clear that whoever set up the...

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Trump says ready to meet with Iranian president without preconditions

President Trump has extended an olive branch to Iran's leaders just days after a tweet he wrote appeared to say he was ready to use military force should they "ever threaten the United States". T...

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Manafort trial to shed light on Mueller probe evidence

Trump denies any collusion with Russian Federation, and on Tuesday tried to make the case publicly that collusion would not be a crime anyway. That task comes as the president and his lawyer-spokesp...

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Bodycam shows police fatally shooting Minneapolis man Thurman Blevins in the back

Bodycam shows police fatally shooting Minneapolis man Thurman Blevins in the back

His statements were in prepared remarks that were handed out to the media. However, members of Blevins' family interrupted the press conference and cut him off as they called for "Justice for Jun", Bl...

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Suspected of Looting Homes Evacuated During Carr Fire

Suspected of Looting Homes Evacuated During Carr Fire

The victims identified by relatives on Facebook and in news media reports were James Roberts, 5, his sister Emily, 4, and their great grandmother, Melody Bledsoe, 70. The sun sets over hills burned ...

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Rand Paul will vote to confirm Brett Kavanaugh

Rand Paul will vote to confirm Brett Kavanaugh

Paul said last week he was " very concerned " about Kavanaugh's positions on privacy and the Fourth Amendment and remained undecided. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is ramping up Democrats' e...

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American college student goes missing while swimming in Israel

American college student goes missing while swimming in Israel

The Times of Israel reported that TeNiya Nora Jones washed up on a beach in the Tel Aviv suburb of Bat Yam on Monday after she had been swept away by rip tides on Saturday evening while swimming wi...

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'Terrible mistake' - Hunt misidentifies wife as Japanese rather than Chinese

'Terrible mistake' - Hunt misidentifies wife as Japanese rather than Chinese

At the beginning of their meeting, Hunt sparked laughter when he misidentified his Chinese-born wife as being Japanese. Other topics on the table are expected to be "the importance of multilateralis...

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Farmers concerned about trade war, prefer markets to support payments

Farmers concerned about trade war, prefer markets to support payments

And we'll see where we get", he said. Farmers face a almost 20 percent drop in the price of soybean harvests this year and more than 15 percent drop in the price of corn, according to the Associatio...

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Mueller reportedly examining Trump's tweets in obstruction probe

Mueller reportedly examining Trump's tweets in obstruction probe

Special counsel Robert Mueller is reviewing President Trump's tweets as he pursues an investigation into whether the president obstructed justice, The New York Times reported Thursday . Mueller w...

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U.S. economy grew at a brisk 4.1 percent rate last quarter

U.S. economy grew at a brisk 4.1 percent rate last quarter

But most economists and financial analysts disagree. They predicted the rest of the year is likely to see solid, but slower growth of around three percent. But this spring, business investment in ...

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Putin praises Trump’s commitment to fulfilling campaign promises

Putin praises Trump’s commitment to fulfilling campaign promises

Mr. Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner, son Donald Jr., and top campaign official Paul Manafort met at Trump Tower on June 9, 2016 with Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya, who had said that she was ...

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Robert Mugabe rejects ruling party in Zimbabwe election

Robert Mugabe rejects ruling party in Zimbabwe election

The former leader said the military's intervention in November was wrong, adding that the country of 16 million has become less democratic since his removal from power. He said he resigned "to avoid b...

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Labour MP brands Corbyn a 'defender of extremists' as anti-Semitism row deepens

Labour MP brands Corbyn a 'defender of extremists' as anti-Semitism row deepens

Ian Austin, the son of adoptive Jewish parents who lost relatives in the Holocaust, said the row over the party's anti-Semitism code has left him "deeply ashamed". "In my 26 years as a party member ...

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Three killed in New Orleans shooting

Three killed in New Orleans shooting

Later that evening, another shooting was reported in a different part of New Orleans , police said it is unclear right now if the two events were connected. Police say the other six are being treat...

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