• 'DaddyOFive' parents found guilty of neglect
'DaddyOFive' parents found guilty of neglect

The two entered Alford pleas to two counts each of child neglect. The verdict is in for the couple who started the controversial DaddyOFive YouTube channel. She said that since the allegations came to light, the Martins had complied with authorities by taking counseling and refraining from making and posting videos.

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  • US Congress sends resolution condemning neo-Nazis for Trump to sign
US Congress sends resolution condemning neo-Nazis for Trump to sign

The president invited Mr. Scott, a conservative from SC who had expressed disgust with Mr. Trump's equivocal reaction to the white supremacist protests that left one woman dead, to the Oval Office for what Mr. The resolution also urges Attorney General Jeff Sessions to investigate acts of violence or terrorism by white nationalists and similar grou...

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  • Basi, the world's oldest captive giant panda, dies in China
Basi, the world's oldest captive giant panda, dies in China

This file picture taken on January 18, 2017 shows giant panda "Basi" sniffing a birthday cake prepared by her keepers at Fuzhou Panda World in Fuzhou, east China's Fujian province. Basi, the world's oldest panda, has died aged 37. Her handlers at the Straits Giant Panda Research and Exchange Center in Fuzhou in Southeastern China held an emo...

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  • Folau refuses to back Wallabies' support for gay marriage
Folau refuses to back Wallabies' support for gay marriage

Wallabies superstar Israel Folau was the poster boy for a gay rugby tournament before he slammed same-sex marriage. The Australian Rugby Union (ARU) has backed the "yes" campaign, while Folau - a devout Christian of Mormon upbringing - has confirmed that he will not be supporting their stance.

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  • Criticised For Saying Sikkim Is 'Troubled By Insurgency', Priyanka Chopra Apologises
Criticised For Saying Sikkim Is 'Troubled By Insurgency', Priyanka Chopra Apologises

Priyanka Chopra is in the eye of yet another storm. "This is a Sikkimese film". Dearly called as "Desi girl", she made her mark in Indian film industry with some qualitative movies like Fashion, Barfi and Mary Kom. Coincidentally Chopra is the brand ambassador of Assam, one of the seven sister states of north eastern India. Gyatso in an intervie...

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  • Wednesday Evening Weather: Warm To End Work Week
Wednesday Evening Weather: Warm To End Work Week

FRIDAY NIGHT: Partly cloudy skies and mild temperatures will be around with a low of 60 degrees. It will begin to go back to the summer-like pattern with a few stray showers in the afternoon with warm, muggy conditions. Plenty more sunshine is in the offing Friday into the weekend . Highs will climb to the low 90s this afternoon before scattere...

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  • White House wants ESPN host fired for tweets on Trump
White House wants ESPN host fired for tweets on Trump

Sanders said she did not know if Trump was aware of Hill's comments. ESPN scolded Hill, who is African-American, in a public statement distancing the network from her remarks, but it has not suspended her from her co-hosting gig on " SportsCenter ".

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  • Spain threatens to arrest 700 Catalan mayors
Spain threatens to arrest 700 Catalan mayors

Prosecutors said that the mayors should be arrested if they failed to appear under the criminal investigation into the poll that separatists have vowed to hold in defiance of Madrid . Spain's prime minister Mariano Rajoy appealed to Catalans to ignore calls from independence supporters to turn out to vote. But Catalonia's pro-independence govern...

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  • It's time to abolish the Electoral College — Hillary Clinton
It's time to abolish the Electoral College — Hillary Clinton

Elsewhere in What Happened , Clinton also discusses the use of music in her campaign, namechecking a number of female artists along the way. In 2016, Clinton infamously won the popular vote, but lost the Electoral College to President Donald Trump 304 votes to 227.

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  • United States troops take part in Ukrainian military exercise
United States troops take part in Ukrainian military exercise

Russian and Belarusian soldiers will march in unison today, as their countries commence the quadrennial Zapad-Russian for "West"-military exercise". "That happened in Georgia in 2008 when they invaded Georgia, and it happened in Crimea in 2014 when they illegally annexed Crimea", he told the BBC.

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  • Sean Spicer, Chelsea Manning join list of Harvard fellows
Sean Spicer, Chelsea Manning join list of Harvard fellows

Melissa McCarthy's Sean Spicer impression was brilliant because through his character she could say anything; the real deal, on the other hand, can still only parrot praise for this administration and caution us all to be more tolerant of it, specifically of the lies it tries passing off as anti-establishment heroics.

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  • Local Utility Crews Work to Restore Power in Florida
Local Utility Crews Work to Restore Power in Florida

When utility crews can finally access flooded substations, they will need to wait for equipment to dry out before they can inspect for damage before switching the power back on, the DOE points out. "For customers in the hardest hit areas that require rebuilding the system, this may take a week or more", Duke Energy said. Georgia Power, a subsid...

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  • Arab League rejects Kurdish independence referendum, calls it illegal
Arab League rejects Kurdish independence referendum, calls it illegal

Masoud Barzani, the president of Iraq's Kurdistan region, has set September 25 as the date for the referendum on the region's independence from Iraq, prompting criticism from the central government in Baghdad, the worldwide community and Iraq's neighbors.

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  • Fanged creature found on Texas beach after Hurricane Harvey
Fanged creature found on Texas beach after Hurricane Harvey

Dr. Tighe labeled the animal a "tusky eel", also known by the less-flattering (but very descriptive) name fangtooth snake-eel. "On first glance it looked like something from the deep sea to me", Preeti told the Daily Mail . According to the BBC , Desai's request for answers was also passed on to biologist and eel specialist Dr Kenneth Tighe ...

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  • Germany's Merkel offers diplomatic initiative for DPRK nuclear issue
Germany's Merkel offers diplomatic initiative for DPRK nuclear issue

Officials in the United Kingdom (UK) believe that Iran has been helping North Korea make significant progress with enhancing its nuclear weapons program, according to a report in The Telegraph . Merkel has said she would be prepared to become involved in a diplomatic initiative to end the North Korean nuclear and missile programs, and suggested ...

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  • White House says Trump 'stands by' unusual endorsement
White House says Trump 'stands by' unusual endorsement

Moore canceled the event, citing the fact that the leader of one of the organizations hosting it is reportedly involved with a PAC that has sponsored ads promoting Luther Strange . "It is extremely telling - and frankly, a little embarrassing - when any candidate demands a "no questions from the press" debate", Foster said. "Moderating things? Ke...

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  • 8 drown as boat capsizes in Yamuna in UP
8 drown as boat capsizes in Yamuna in UP

According to Times Now , police have recovered six bodies. Officials said that the death toll is expected to rise. Condoling the loss, UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has announced a compensation package of Rs 2 lakh to the next of the kin of each deceased.

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  • United Nations says Myanmar violence is ethnic cleansing as Rohingya exodus continues
United Nations says Myanmar violence is ethnic cleansing as Rohingya exodus continues

More than 370,000 minority Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh to escape violence since August 25, according to the United Nations, an average of nearly 20,000 a day. It is with grave concern that we write to you about the situation in the Rakhine State of your country. Additionally, according to Reuters , the office of Myanmar's leader Aung Sa...

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  • Hasina accuses Myanmar of committing 'atrocities' on Rohingyas
Hasina accuses Myanmar of committing 'atrocities' on Rohingyas

Violence erupted in Myanmar's Rakhine state on August 25 when the country's security forces launched an operation against the Rohingya Muslim community. As a result, the Bangladesh government is speeding up work at Bhashan Char with a view to building a 4,000ha facility that can house hundreds of thousands of Rohingya.

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  • Dems probe whether Flynn promoted nuclear reactor project
Dems probe whether Flynn promoted nuclear reactor project

Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.), the top Democrat on the Oversight Committee, and Rep. Eliot Engel (D-N.Y.), the top Democrat on the House Foreign Affairs Committee, said that they would provide the letters from the executives to special counsel Robert Mueller , who is investigating Russia's efforts to meddle in the 2016 election.

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