• Police open fire on auto 'with explosives inside' in Molenbeek
Police open fire on auto 'with explosives inside' in Molenbeek

He was detained after leading police on a chase, speeding through a red light, until they fired a shot at the wheels of the auto to slow him. Officers fired at the car's tyres after it hit two police vehicles, according to Belgian newspaper De Morgen.

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  • Alarming Federal Report On Global Warming Elicits Fears Trump Will Suppress It
Alarming Federal Report On Global Warming Elicits Fears Trump Will Suppress It

While the National Academy of Sciences has signed off on the draft report , the authors now await permission from the Trump administration to formally release it, amid experts' concerns the administration will suppress its findings. They are projected to rise at least 2.5 degrees in the contiguous United States over the next few decades even if ...

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  • Federal police dismantle major worldwide crime syndicate, 17 arrested
Federal police dismantle major worldwide crime syndicate, 17 arrested

The drugs have an estimated street value of up to $810 million. "This result could not have been achieved without the comprehensive and on-going support of our partners in the UAE and the Netherlands; due to their work, we are able to bring these people to account".

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  • British Model Freed After Being Kidnapped To Be Sold, Italian Police Say
British Model Freed After Being Kidnapped To Be Sold, Italian Police Say

She claimed she was drugged and put in a suitcase before she was taken to and held at a remote cabin against her will. Suspicion arose, however, when it was learned that Ayling had gone shopping for groceries and shoes with her captor. The mother-of-one's captor allegedly released her after six days and took her to the British consulate in Mil...

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  • Trump Lawyer Says POTUS Has Sent Private Messages of 'Appreciation' to Mueller
Trump Lawyer Says POTUS Has Sent Private Messages of 'Appreciation' to Mueller

After reports surfaced earlier this year that Trump might be a target of the Mueller investigation, he called it a "witch hunt" and questioned the investigators. Trump came under fire previously for a conversation with Comey in which he asked him to end his investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn.

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  • Congress Working Committee passes resolution on 75th Quit India Movement anniversary
Congress Working Committee passes resolution on 75th Quit India Movement anniversary

The BJP , however, countered the allegations, saying the Congress was making "desperate attempts" as they had "defeat staring them in the face". It is not an electoral crisis. "The Congress party has just got some foreign elements heading the party who don't know anything about India", he added. The attack on the Congress V-P in Gujarat will als...

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  • Iraqi Shia paramilitary fighters killed in U.S. airstrikes
Iraqi Shia paramilitary fighters killed in U.S. airstrikes

The Iraqi Defence Ministry declined to comment the incident, while Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, speaking at a press conference Tuesday, said he had spoke with the militia's leadership and that reports of the incident were still being confirmed.

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  • At Least 5 Dead After Strong Earthquake Near Southwestern Chinese National Park
At Least 5 Dead After Strong Earthquake Near Southwestern Chinese National Park

China's deadliest quake this century, a magnitude-7.9 temblor with a depth of 19 kilometers (12 miles), struck Sichuan province in May 2008, killing almost 90,000 people. Photos from the area posted to social media showed masses of people milling about on streets scattered with light debris, and a taxi dented from being hit by a large boulder.

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  • North Korea threatens strike on Guam
North Korea threatens strike on Guam

McMaster said on Saturday the United States is preparing for all options, including a "preemptive war", to stop North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. "...The army of the DPRK will turn the US mainland into the theatre of a nuclear war before the inviolable land of the DPRK turns into the one", the statement added.

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  • 'Team deviant' police helicopter observer jailed for filming sex act swingers
'Team deviant' police helicopter observer jailed for filming sex act swingers

Adrian Pogmore, who was sacked in 2015, plead guilty to four counts of misconduct in a public office, Sky News reported . Pogmore used a $1000-an-hour helicopter "to advance your own sexual curiosities when it should have been detecting crime", he said.

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  • AL mom posts hilarious 'First Day of School' picture
AL mom posts hilarious 'First Day of School' picture

An Alabama mother shared a photo that encapsulates what many kids feel on the first day of school . She said she's joked with the kids all summer that she couldn't wait to have a day to herself. "I was at the school 45 minutes before school got out because I was ready to pick them up". The mom said she had no idea the photo would go viral.

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  • Taliban kill 30 locals in northern province
Taliban kill 30 locals in northern province

Ten Taliban fighters were also killed, according to Zabi Amani, a spokesman for the provincial Governor. Mirza Olang village in the northern province of Sar-e Pul was seized when insurgent Taliban militants defeated local informal militias last weekend, leaving 50 people dead, majority civilians who were trying to escape the clashes.

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  • The Real Story Behind the 'House of Jesus' Apostles' Discovery
The Real Story Behind the 'House of Jesus' Apostles' Discovery

While the location of Capernaum , another Galilean fishing village frequently mentioned in the Gospels, was identified in the early 20th century, the location of Bethsaida has remained contested. According to the Roman-period Jewish historian Flavius Josephus, Julias was a great city built by the son of Herod the Great on or near the fishing vil...

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  • Turkey sends artillery unit to Syrian border
Turkey sends artillery unit to Syrian border

However, the YPG's release of a video showing the deployment of an ATGM system is controversial, especially because the White House approved the arming of the group in May despite protests from the Turkish government. There have been regular exchanges of rocket and artillery fire in recent weeks between Turkish forces and YPG fighters who control...

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  • Documents show ex-Attorney General Lynch used
Documents show ex-Attorney General Lynch used "Elizabeth Carlisle" as email alias

Second, the hundreds of a pages of (heavily redacted - more on that below) documents paint a clear picture of a DOJ in crisis mode as the news broke of Attorney General Lynch's meeting with former President Clinton. As several outlets have noted in recent days, emails sent by Post reporter Matt Zapotosky and Times reporter Mark Landler appear t...

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  • Airbnb Is Booting Users It Thinks Are Attending An 'Alt-Right' Rally
Airbnb Is Booting Users It Thinks Are Attending An 'Alt-Right' Rally

Local community members, anti-fascists and supporters of the Black Lives Matter civil rights movement, among others, have planned a counter-protest. Hundreds are expected to attend the highly-publicised rally. The demonstration organizers are now embroiled in a dispute with Charlottesville officials, who say they will only give permission for the...

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  • A Rare Pink Dolphin Was Spotted In Louisiana
A Rare Pink Dolphin Was Spotted In Louisiana

Boudreaux reported to KPLC that she'd seen Pinky in the Calcasieu Ship Channel near Hackberry, Texas. According to Greg Barsh, a scientist who studies the genetics of color variation at the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology , the celebrity dolphin's eye-popping pink hue is likely due to albinism, the telltale signs of which include its r...

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  • The Most Expensive House in America Is Now For Sale
The Most Expensive House in America Is Now For Sale

Perenchio purchased the estate in 1986, and died in May at 86. Chartwell was built in 1933 by architect Sumner Spaulding. The Bel-Air estate may be familiar to those who watched " The Beverly Hillbillies " television series, where it was featured.

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  • Florida mother charged with murder was headed to Buffalo
Florida mother charged with murder was headed to Buffalo

The West Virginia MetroNews said investigators determined that the child was killed in Jacksonville and then loaded into Newsome's auto. After the crash, an older couple from NY says they saw Newsome carrying her daughter over an embankment.

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  • Met Office issues weather warning as rain set to batter Hampshire
Met Office issues weather warning as rain set to batter Hampshire

A statement says: "A slow-moving weather system affecting south eastern parts of Britain will give 20-40 mm of rain quite widely across the area, with perhaps as much as 60-80 mm in places through the whole day". Thundery showers are expected across parts of Yorkshire, with possible flooding on the roads. Travel disruption is possible with a thre...

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