• Intense Downpours Possible, Flash Flood Watch Issued
Intense Downpours Possible, Flash Flood Watch Issued

The NWS said: "A very moist and unstable air mass in place over Southern California will interact with several disturbances moving over the region from the southeast, to produce occasional showers and thunderstorms through this evening". The stormy weather also generated several hundred cloud-to-cloud and cloud-to-ground lightning strikes, along wi...

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  • Security Delays At Aussie Airports To Ensure Safety Following Terror Scare: Minister
Security Delays At Aussie Airports To Ensure Safety Following Terror Scare: Minister

Domestic travellers have been told to arrive at least two hours prior to their flights, in order to allow enough time to pass through airport security screenings, with worldwide travellers instructed to turn up three hours prior. Huge queues are seen at Sydney Airport this week as passengers were subjected to increased security measures. Ai...

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  • Mbappe Has Told Monaco He Wants To Leave
Mbappe Has Told Monaco He Wants To Leave

After seeing the likes of Benjamin Mendy and Bernardo Silva leave the club, L'Equipe report that the striker has also made a decision to leave Stade Louis II - with Real and Barcelona set to fight to secure his services. But Mbappe is reportedly keen to leave the Principality club before the end of this summer's transfer window. But Zinedi...

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  • Duterte signs law extending validity of passports, driver's license
Duterte signs law extending validity of passports, driver's license

Duterte on August 2. No. 10930 effectively amends Section 23 of Republic Act No. 4136, otherwise known as the "Land Transportation (LTO) and Traffic Code". "The conduct of theoretical and practical examinations, among others, must sufficiently measure the competency of drivers and must be created to the type of license applied for and its corres...

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  • Harvard lists Scaramucci as dead in directory
Harvard lists Scaramucci as dead in directory

Former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci told HuffPost that he felt burned by New Yorker reporter Ryan Lizza , who published a bombshell interview with him, due to their families' relationship. He decided it was easiest to fly back to D.C. and then head to NY from there. As of Tuesday afternoon, he still hadn't met ...

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  • Japan hopes new North Korea sanctions proposal ready in days
Japan hopes new North Korea sanctions proposal ready in days

Nikki Haley, the USA ambassador to the United Nations, said the US isn't seeking an emergency Security Council session today [Macau time]. An unstable and unpredictable regime has developed its nuclear missile technology faster than anticipated, and President Trump has limited options , CBS News correspondent Julianna Goldman noted.

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  • Cambodia jails Australian nurse over surrogacy clinic
Cambodia jails Australian nurse over surrogacy clinic

Davis-Charles did not react to the verdict inside the courtroom but instead sat in a holding room outside with her head in her hands. The judge noted that Davis Charles provided the services to 23 couples from the Australia and the US. The surrogacy business boomed in Cambodia after it was put under tight restrictions in neighboring Thailand....

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  • DHS Spokesman Being Considered for WH Communications Director Role
DHS Spokesman Being Considered for WH Communications Director Role

The communication director's tenure was the stuff of Shakespearian drama - though brief enough to be just a morbid sonnet. "How the administration has leapt from one chaotic episode to the next and seeing how Trump loyalists like (Attorney General Jeff) Sessions and (New Jersey Gov.

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  • Drunk man attacks Russian journalist on the air
Drunk man attacks Russian journalist on the air

The incident in Moscow's famed Gorky Park - which left the anchor back in the studio stunned - quickly went viral in Russian Federation with over 400,000 people viewing it on NTV's website. It was later revealed he has never been a member of the Russian armed forces despite previous reports suggesting he was a former paratrooper. The man is w...

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  • CBS Is Being Confronted About Its Lack Of Diversity Yet Again
CBS Is Being Confronted About Its Lack Of Diversity Yet Again

The two fielded multiple questions about the network's poor record with diversity in front of and behind the camera, with one reporter noting that CBS has failed to put a new series with a female lead on the air for two seasons running. Going back to this past development season, a critic noted that two CBS pilots cast Caucasian actors in roles wri...

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  • UK Construction Industry Records Sharp Slowdown in Activity
UK Construction Industry Records Sharp Slowdown in Activity

The distance away from 50 indicates how quickly activity levels are expanding or contracting. "Demand for raw materials continued to strengthen, with the latest increase in purchasing activity the fastest since December 2014". Nearly 23% of survey participants reported lower output, which they commonly associated with falling new orders and the int...

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  • BJP accuses Mamata Banerjee of corruption
BJP accuses Mamata Banerjee of corruption

But after she became the Chief Minister, Raj Kishore Modi invested Rs 1.15 crore in Abhishek's company Leaps & Bounds, the BJP leader said. Ironically, Mamata had staged a protest in 2009 demanding the arrest of Raj Kishore and accused him of grabbing land for development of IT city in Kolkata.

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  • MI among top 10 states with most student debt
MI among top 10 states with most student debt

OH is ranked first in terms of highest overall debt burden, followed by Mississippi, Pennsylvania, West Virginia and New Hampshire. WalletHub compared the 50 states and the District of Columbia with data ranging from average student debt to unemployment rate among the population aged 25 to 34 to share of students with past-due loan balances.

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  • Cricket Australia and players agree to terms to end standoff
Cricket Australia and players agree to terms to end standoff

The details of the new deal will be revealed at a press conference in Melbourne on Thursday afternoon. The dispute has left roughly 230 players unemployed since June 30, after the previous MOU expired. In March, the governing body proposed salary increases for men and women, which removed a clause from players' contracts guaranteeing them a perce...

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  • Syrians, including jihadists, cross from Lebanon to Syria in ceasefire deal
Syrians, including jihadists, cross from Lebanon to Syria in ceasefire deal

The fighting ended with a cease-fire Thursday to allow negotiations to proceed to send the al-Qaida fighters and their families to Syria's northwest Idlib province, where an al-Qaida affiliate is in control. Khaled said the UNHCR has been trying to reach refugees in the border region of Arsal to determine whether returns were voluntary. "Refu...

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  • Kashmir: 2 Army men, including major, killed in militant attack in Shopian
Kashmir: 2 Army men, including major, killed in militant attack in Shopian

The encounter concluded after the terrorists managed to flee away from the site. Two terrorists were also killed in a separate encounter in Kulgam district. "One of the them was involved in the killing of five policemen and guards of a bank van at Phambai a few months ago", a police spokesperson said, adding that two weapons have been recovered.

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  • Chris Christie Apparently Didn't Rule Out Dumping Nachos On Cubs Fan
Chris Christie Apparently Didn't Rule Out Dumping Nachos On Cubs Fan

Chris Christie opted not to "dump" nachos on a heckler at a baseball game last week, telling reporters Wednesday he was "very restrained", as reported by Politico . "But usually it's one". Christie said Wednesday he and his wife would be Jones' guests at the induction Friday and Saturday. A former high school classmate of New Jersey Gov.

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  • Missing Woman Found Months Later Hidden In Ex-Boyfriend's Freezer
Missing Woman Found Months Later Hidden In Ex-Boyfriend's Freezer

Eshenbaugh's wife was quick to develop curiosity about what exactly was inside as it was sealed with a giant padlock. Arturo Novoa, 31, is charged with abuse of a corpse after the body of who is believed to be his ex-girlfriend was found in his freezer.

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  • Anthony Scaramucci mistakenly listed as dead in Harvard Law School alumni directory
Anthony Scaramucci mistakenly listed as dead in Harvard Law School alumni directory

Regardless of Scaramucci's debatable friendship status with Lizza, the Wall Street financier said he would like to treat the writer to beers. In a heated, expletive-laden phone call with a "Mooch" impersonator that rivaled that of the real deal, Kimmel questioned "Scaramucci" on his feelings about his former place of employment.

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  • Beckham poised to have MLS team in Miami
Beckham poised to have MLS team in Miami

The organizations announced an exclusive league-wide partnership that made adidas the official outfitter of every MLS team in 2004, extending and amplifying that deal in 2010. Garber declined to elaborate on the remaining issues but said everything was falling into place for Beckham to win approval, mentioning the plans for a new stadium and the fi...

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