• Dad launches vehicle with family inside over opening drawbridge
Dad launches vehicle with family inside over opening drawbridge

Naphys isn't sure when he'll have the courage to cross a bridge again. Terence Naphys paid a toll at the top of the Middle Thorofare Bridge in Cold Spring, New Jersey, and was heading south towards the steel metal grate when it suddenly lifted, he told Lower Township police.

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  • Julian Cadman believed dead, according to Spanish missing persons bureau
Julian Cadman believed dead, according to Spanish missing persons bureau

Spanish police arrested two people after the attack, but the driver fled on foot and remained at large on Friday morning (local time). Mr Cadman was flying to Barcelona on Friday night to search for his son. "Julian was a much-loved and adored member of our family". All of us as parents know the anguish his father is going through and his famil...

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  • Two Killed In Madras Plane Crash
Two Killed In Madras Plane Crash

But after further investigation overnight and making contact with owners of the plane, Jefferson County Sheriff Jim Adkins said the department is now "certain" there was only one individual on board. near the municipal airport of the city of Madras. Closer to the crash on Northwest Burch Lane, pieces of a white plane were seen on one side of Will...

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  • Some Liberty University Grads Are Returning Their Diplomas To Protest Trump
Some Liberty University Grads Are Returning Their Diplomas To Protest Trump

Trump needs to realize the political environment won't improve for him because the press, Democrats and members of his own political party are against him. "Anything other than strong condemnation from Trump [of the hate groups] is disappointing", Georgia Hamann, a 2006 LU graduate and attorney in Phoenix, Arizona, who penned a letter to the school...

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  • Police identify three girls found stabbed to death in Maryland home
Police identify three girls found stabbed to death in Maryland home

Police are working to establish a motive. A family member arrived at the home located in the 6400 block of Brooke Jane Dr. and found the three girls dead, authorities said. Williams is in custody of the Department of Corrections on a no-bond status. Sovereign George's County Deputy Chief Sammy Patel called the slayings in a house in Clinton "a ...

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  • Legendary Comedian and Actor Jerry Lewis Dead at 91
Legendary Comedian and Actor Jerry Lewis Dead at 91

While it was on the big screen and in clubs Lewis made a name for himself in the early years, it was his humanitarianism that the later generations may remember him for. He played first base for several professional teams in the '50s and '60s and trained every year with the Los Angeles Dodgers. Six of Lewis' seven children were with his first wif...

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  • Americans Fear North Korea And Don't Trust Trump To Defuse The Situation
Americans Fear North Korea And Don't Trust Trump To Defuse The Situation

The war of words between the heads of the United States and North Korea is now raising geopolitical tension and also impacting the South Asian market outlook. As cracks deepen in the decades-old friendship between Pyongyang and its chief sponsor state, China , the US may have found an antidote to Beijing's expanding economic and political footpr...

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  • Trump blasts Sen. Lindsey Graham on 'moral equivalency' after Charlottesville attack
Trump blasts Sen. Lindsey Graham on 'moral equivalency' after Charlottesville attack

Robert E Lee, Stonewall Jackson - who's next, Washington, Jefferson? So foolish!" Trump continued. President Donald Trump's most ardent champions are sticking by him , happy to absolve him of any wrong in the blame game over the deadly weekend violence at a rally of white supremacists.

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  • Trump's Approval Rating Stands Below 40 Percent in Three Key Midwest States
Trump's Approval Rating Stands Below 40 Percent in Three Key Midwest States

In Michigan , 36% said they approve of Trump's job performance and 55% disapprove, while in Pennsylvania 35% approve and 54% disapprove, and in Wisconsin 34% approve and 56% disapprove. The surveys were conducted between August 13-17 following a weekend of violence at a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville that left one counter-protester ...

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  • Barcelona Las Ramblas terror attack: What we know so far
Barcelona Las Ramblas terror attack: What we know so far

On Thursday, a van hit pedestrians in the center of Barcelona killing at least 13 people and reportedly injuring over 130 others. Five more men believed to be part of the terror cell were shot dead by police during the attack that took place in Cambrils .

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  • Eclipse glasses going quick
Eclipse glasses going quick

The other main source of illumination comes from where the sun is still shining - albeit only as a thin crescent - just outside the path of totality . "Remember, the sun is 93 million miles away". But a select few, will see an umbra, where the Moon completely blocks out the Sun. The moon is about to come between the Earth and the sun.

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  • Pakistan anti-graft body seeks Nawaz Sharif's bank details from apex bank
Pakistan anti-graft body seeks Nawaz Sharif's bank details from apex bank

Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif is set to leave for London on August 24 for medical check up, local media reported. Sharif filed a review petition before the Supreme Court on Tuesday against his disqualification and moved a separate application with a request to suspend the final verdict in the Panama Papers case as long as the review petition...

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  • President Trump on Twitter: 'Sad' to see Confederate monuments removed
President Trump on Twitter: 'Sad' to see Confederate monuments removed

On Saturday , Mr Trump had already equivocated between America's white racists and its anti-racists, after clashes in Charlottesville in which an anti-racist protester was killed by a auto driven by a neo-Nazi activist. "I'm not talking to the president now", she said Friday. "We all have a responsibility to stand against hate and violence, w...

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  • Trump just hit a new low
Trump just hit a new low

Susan Bro said the President had initially tried to call her during her daughter's funeral, but that she now refused to take any of the "frantic" subsequent calls from his aides after he equated anti-fascist counter protesters with neo-Nazis.

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  • Beware of Fake Solar Eclipse Glasses Featured font size +
Beware of Fake Solar Eclipse Glasses Featured font size +

According to NASA , the next total solar eclipse visible from the Lower 48 will be on April 8, 2024, and will track northeast from Texas to ME and cross the path of the 2017 eclipse near Carbondale, Illinois. If you're lucky enough to be in these areas of the United States, day will feel like night and the sun will look like a black hole with...

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  • Brother of attacker killed in West Bank stabbing detained in overnight raids
Brother of attacker killed in West Bank stabbing detained in overnight raids

Israel's public radio said a guard was a hurt in "friendly fire". Israel charges that most of the Palestinian fatalities were killed during knife, gun, or car-ramming attacks or as they tried to perpetrate such an attack. The violence had greatly subsided in recent months, but tension around the highly sensitive al-Aqsa Mosque compound in Jeru...

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  • Pelosi Backs Resolution to Censure Trump for Charlottesville Comments
Pelosi Backs Resolution to Censure Trump for Charlottesville Comments

Tennessee senator Bob Corker, whom Trump considered for a Cabinet post, declared on Thursday that "the president has not yet been able to demonstrate the stability nor some of the competence that he needs to" in dealing with crises. "Publicity seeking Lindsey Graham falsely stated that I said there is moral equivalency between the KKK, neo-Nazis & ...

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  • Duke University removes contentious Confederate statue after vandalism
Duke University removes contentious Confederate statue after vandalism

I read as much as I can, I watch documentaries, I was a history minor in college. Hale thinks we can draw the line regarding the removal of a name or statue by reflecting on what achievements are being commemorated. "Paid for by founders of the 2nd KKK, the monument had no goal other than celebration of racism, terror & division when carved in 19...

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  • Jacksonville officers injured in shootout with suspect
Jacksonville officers injured in shootout with suspect

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office declined to comment on James, who faces one count of misdemeanor battery after his department arrested him in June. Taken to a local hospital, the suspect was declared dead. "Tonight, those dangers were all too real for these officers", Bruno said. The identities of the officers shot and the suspect killed have...

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  • Clear skies for the eclipse? Forecasters say chances are improving
Clear skies for the eclipse? Forecasters say chances are improving

MONDAY: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. "It's a pretty typical coastal weather". The three commonly used computer modeling systems are the Global Forecast System (GFS), the North American Mesoscale Forecast System (NAM) and the European model.

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