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Pay Attention to the Killing of Mollie Tibbetts

Pay Attention to the Killing of Mollie Tibbetts

Officials did not explain why Rivera killed Tibbetts, said Rick Rahn, special agent in charge at the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation. "I'm so sorry for the family here, and I know this is ha...

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Australian Treasurer Scott Morrison to become new prime minister

Australian Treasurer Scott Morrison to become new prime minister

A defiant Malcolm Turnbull , is hanging on until the bitter end while Dutton, Morrison and Bishop are all working the phones to drum up support ahead of an expected leadership showdown in Canber...

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Australia’s new Prime Minister Morrison announces cabinet

Australia’s new Prime Minister Morrison announces cabinet

Bishop contested Friday's leadership vote but was eliminated in the first round, with Morrison then emerging as a surprise compromise victor over Peter Dutton, Turnbull's conservative challenger who ...

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Hurricane Lane’s Wrath Unleashes On Hawaii

Hurricane Lane’s Wrath Unleashes On Hawaii

More than 14 landslides hit Highway 19 in the area of Honomu forcing four road closures, the Hawaii Department of Transportation said. "It's very unsafe!" Honolulu's mayor, Kirk Caldwell, pleaded...

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Trump Cancels Pompeo North Korea Trip Until China Helps with Denuclearization Again

Trump Cancels Pompeo North Korea Trip Until China Helps with Denuclearization Again

The decision marks a rare admission from Trump that North Korea's denuclearization is not going as well as hoped. According to the website of Ford Motor Company, Biegun has been its vice president...

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Puget Sound Clean Air Agency: Seattle finally set for a smoke break

Puget Sound Clean Air Agency: Seattle finally set for a smoke break

The good news is the return to clean air that Western Washington is known for most likely will happen on Friday, according to the National Weather Service in Seattle. Please check with your doctor t...

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Pope Francis met by pro-LGBT demonstrators and rainbow flags in Dublin

Pope Francis met by pro-LGBT demonstrators and rainbow flags in Dublin

There are one or two objectors, but I think they should keep their objections to themselves and get into the spirit of the thing", said Christina O'Riordan, a 76-year-old retired teacher. They set c...

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Manafort juror on a potential pardon: 'It would be grave mistake'

Manafort juror on a potential pardon: 'It would be grave mistake'

She said the holdout appeared to be willing to convict only for 2012 because there was a piece of evidence with Manafort's name on it. Duncan said that although she was personally a big supporte...

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Turnbull's party ousts him as Australia PM

Turnbull's party ousts him as Australia PM

Under intense pressure to call a second vote, Mr Turnbull convened a party meeting on Friday after receiving a letter signed by the majority of party members calling for a change of leader. Prime Mini...

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Facebook finds disinformation networks tied to Iran, Russia | Digital

Facebook finds disinformation networks tied to Iran, Russia | Digital

At that time, Facebook said it notified the US government and deleted dozens of accounts and pages from people using false identities to coordinate events and stir up political unrest. Most of the...

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New York AG looking to open tax investigation into Michael Cohen

New York AG looking to open tax investigation into Michael Cohen

Former National Republican Congressional Committee chairman Tom Cole warned candidates not to rush to the president's defense in case more incriminating information comes out about the president a...

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Nazi concentration camp guard Jakiw Palik, 95, deported back to Germany

Nazi concentration camp guard Jakiw Palik, 95, deported back to Germany

A former Nazi labor camp guard who was living in Queens has been deported. Palij has admitted serving in Trawniki but denied any involvement in war crimes. Jens Rommel, the state prosecutor who ...

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Clark County's air quality to shift between moderate and unhealthy

Clark County's air quality to shift between moderate and unhealthy

A grey haze also cut visibility and disrupted air traffic in Kamloops and Kelowna over the weekend, but the website of both airports show travel has not been affected today . She said the colors fo...

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U.S. special counsel says Papadopoulos should spend 6 months in prison

U.S. special counsel says Papadopoulos should spend 6 months in prison

The former Trump campaign staffer pleaded guilty last October to one count of lying to investigators over his interactions about the Trump campaign with foreign contacts who had connections to Russi...

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Trump says former campaign chief Manafort 'good person'

Trump says former campaign chief Manafort 'good person'

The judge said he would not be revealing the jurors' names because of his safety concerns. "I don't feel right if I release their names", the judge said. This is the first major courtroom test of spec...

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NYT Drops New Bombshell: Trump’s Lawyers Don’t Know What McGahn Told Mueller

NYT Drops New Bombshell: Trump’s Lawyers Don’t Know What McGahn Told Mueller

The thesis of the New York Times story is that Mr. McGahn cooperated in a way that could hurt Donald Trump in order to protect himself and because he doesn't trust the President. The retired speci...

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Magnitude 3.2 Earthquake Strikes Near Big Bear: USGS

Magnitude 3.2 Earthquake Strikes Near Big Bear: USGS

The Associated Press is reporting that as of 9:15 p.m. EDT on Saturday, no damage has been reported. Lombok has suffered a series of earthquakes since late July, with more than 430 people kil...

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The Pope is on the victims' side

The Pope is on the victims' side

After an 18-month investigation, "over one thousand child victims were identifiable, from the church's own records", the grand jury states in the report released on Tuesday. Read on to see how som...

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Trump Prepared To Revoke Security Clearance From DOJ Official Bruce Ohr

Trump Prepared To Revoke Security Clearance From DOJ Official Bruce Ohr

That followed a joint letter signed by seven former CIA directors, six former CIA deputy directors, and two former national intelligence directors calling Trump's move against Brennan "ill-conside...

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Omarosa Book: Trump Called Prime Minister Of Montenegro A 'Punk B----'

Omarosa Book: Trump Called Prime Minister Of Montenegro A 'Punk B----'

Former Trump White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman released excerpts of a recording on Thursday that she said corroborated her claim of being offered a job paying $15,000 a month in excha...

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Atal Bihari Vajpayee cremated, daughter Namita lights funeral pyre

Atal Bihari Vajpayee cremated, daughter Namita lights funeral pyre

Among prominent Union Ministers and politicians, former PM Manmohan Singh, Home Minister Rajnath Singh, BJP President Amit Shah, senior BJP leader LK Advani, Congress President Rahul Gandhi were prese...

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Auto hits pedestrians at United Kingdom parliament in suspected terrorist attack

Auto hits pedestrians at United Kingdom parliament in suspected terrorist attack

Khater, 29, may have been doing reconnaissance in Westminster when an ambulance pulled up behind him with its sirens blaring - spooking him into suddenly barreling his auto into the crowd at 7:37 a.m....

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U.S. media fight back against Trump attacks

U.S. media fight back against Trump attacks

Leading the charge was The Boston Globe , which had issued an appeal for the drive accompanied by the hashtag #EnemyofNone that has been joined by more than 300 newspapers around the country. "The ...

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Italy Demands UK Take 140 Illegals Picked up by NGO Boat

Italy Demands UK Take 140 Illegals Picked up by NGO Boat

Doctors Without Borders and SOS Mediterranee, who operate the ship Aquarius , said that the health of those rescued in two operations Friday is stable but that many are weak and malnourished. The L...

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Lagos ranked 138 among 'world's worst cities' to live in

Lagos ranked 138 among 'world's worst cities' to live in

Despite improving its scores in some of the judging criteria, Melbourne was relegated to bridesmaid, with Sydney in fifth place and Adelaide rounding out the top-10. Below is a ranking of the to...

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Pilot crashes plane into own home 'after fight'

Pilot crashes plane into own home 'after fight'

The crash came hours after Youd was involved in a domestic violence incident and booked into the Utah County Jail on Sunday evening, as Sgt. Noemi Sandoval of the Payson Police Department told jour...

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China ‘dissatisfied’ as U.S. backs Taiwan and scrutiny of foreign firms

China ‘dissatisfied’ as U.S. backs Taiwan and scrutiny of foreign firms

This is the first time the defense authorization bill has been enacted before the start of the fiscal year since the fiscal 1997 measure was signed into law on September 23, 1996 by President Bill Cl...

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FBI Fires Agent Who Sent Anti-Trump Texts

FBI Fires Agent Who Sent Anti-Trump Texts

While involved in the probe into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server in 2016, Strzok exchanged text messages with Federal Bureau of Investigation attorney Lisa Page that were critical ...

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Romanian Protest Turns Violent After Police Scuffle With Protesters

Romanian Protest Turns Violent After Police Scuffle With Protesters

About 60,000 people gathered on the eve of the anti-government action in the Romanian capital, including representatives of the Romanian diaspora, who live and work in different countries, as well as ...

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North Atlantic Treaty Organisation troops killed in Afghan Taliban bombing

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation troops killed in Afghan Taliban bombing

Fighting flared in seven neighborhoods of Ghazni , including three pockets within a half-mile of the governor's residence, said Nasir Faqiri, a member of the provincial council. The Afghan government...

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