• Phoenix woman given death sentence for fatally locking young girl in box
Phoenix woman given death sentence for fatally locking young girl in box

Allen is the third woman on Arizona's death row and the 55th woman condemned to die in the United States, the Phoenix New Times reported. Allen will become the 55th woman condemned to die nationwide. She also was kicked in the face, beaten with a wooden paddle and forcibly dunked after being thrown in a cold swimming pool, investigators sai...

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  • Goat caught red-handed jumping on officer's vehicle
Goat caught red-handed jumping on officer's vehicle

Maybe the goat thought it could spot the missing pony from a higher vantage point or maybe it just didn't want the officer to leave. But the officer didn't realize how stubborn the goat was. "That's my hood, dude", the officer said with a laugh. The neighbor helped the goat down again. Officials with the Blanchard Police Department told ABC a...

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  • Plane passenger spots man texting about sex abuse of kids, authorities say
Plane passenger spots man texting about sex abuse of kids, authorities say

She immediately alerted the crew, leading police in two states to arrest a man and a woman on charges of sexually exploiting minors. "One of the messages the passenger photographed showed Kellar allegedly messaging Burnworth , "...

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  • Philippine Pres. Duterte Calls For 20K Additional Troops in Marawi
Philippine Pres. Duterte Calls For 20K Additional Troops in Marawi

But Washington fears offending its long-time ally could push it into the arms of USA rival China, and it is backing Philippine troops as they battle to recapture part of a southern region occupied by militants aligned to the Islamic State (IS) group.

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  • Newcastle favourites to sign Arsenal's Lucas Perez
Newcastle favourites to sign Arsenal's Lucas Perez

Newcastle boss Rafa Benitez has confirmed his desire to bring Arsenal's misfit forward Lucas Perez to St James' Park. "We are now trying to work in different directions at the time". Most recently, Newcastle have been linked with Arsenal's striker Lucas Perez and Real Madrid's Lucas Vazquez. Lucas Perez's agent Rodrigo Fernandez Love...

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  • GOP's vulnerable Sen. Dean Heller gets a primary challenger
GOP's vulnerable Sen. Dean Heller gets a primary challenger

Heller, a "moderate" Republican who was already facing a tough reelection fight next year in increasingly blue Nevada, has badly damaged his standing with an incoherent health-care strategy. House seats in Nevada, losing to Rosen by 1 percentage point a year ago. "Time and again, Senator Dean Heller has proven he is unafraid to put Nevadans fir...

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  • Iranian Drone Comes Close to US Fighter Jet, Jet Takes Evasive Action
Iranian Drone Comes Close to US Fighter Jet, Jet Takes Evasive Action

It did not respond to warnings in the form of radio calls, prompting the jet to maneuver to avoid a collision, a second official told ABC News . The official described the encounter as " unsafe and unprofessional ...and risky". The incident comes after a series of confrontations between USA and Iranian vessels in the Persian Gulf. U.S. ships a...

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  • Man, 83, found dead with multiple stab wounds after walking his dogs
Man, 83, found dead with multiple stab wounds after walking his dogs

A murder investigation has been launched. "We are appealing for anyone who was in the area and saw anything unusual to contact us". 'Those who use the woodlands and footpath regularly, especially those who were there between 9am and 11am on Saturday, August 5 are urged to contact us'.

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  • Duterte: Asean, Pyongyang would be a 'good dialogue partner'
Duterte: Asean, Pyongyang would be a 'good dialogue partner'

US President Donald Trump announced in January the withdrawal of the world's biggest economy from the TPP, championed by his predecessor Barack Obama, saying the pact would hurt American jobs. From the Indian perspective, ASEAN occupied a central place in the security architecture of the Asia-Pacific region, Singh said while speaking at the 15th me...

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  • Solar eclipse: What you need to safely view and photograph
Solar eclipse: What you need to safely view and photograph

I would just advise to get them just so that you can enjoy the eclipse even if it's really short. Here at home, though, we're experiencing about 92 percent of an eclipse , which will still be stunning to watch. The key at all times, eclipse day or not, is to be aware and to not look at the sun unless you are sure that you have taken the proper ste...

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  • Kansas couple killed in crash 1 day after their wedding
Kansas couple killed in crash 1 day after their wedding

The vehicle left the roadway and struck the tree. His 19-year-old wife, Rebekah Bouma, died about 12.30am Monday at a hospital. "(Rebekah Bouma) is with the Lord that she loved so deeply and so joyfully and she is with her husband of just one day, Austin Wesson, whom she loved with all her heart", Rachel Byker Bouma wrote.

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  • Pentagon Approves Use of Force Against Drones Over US Bases
Pentagon Approves Use of Force Against Drones Over US Bases

The number of uncrewed aircraft in USA skies has zoomed in recent years and continues to increase rapidly - along with concern among United States and private-sector officials that risky or even hostile drones could get too close to places like military bases, airports and sports stadiums.

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  • Trump retweets Fox News story containing classified info
Trump retweets Fox News story containing classified info

Asked about it on "Fox & Friends", U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley said, "I can't talk about anything that's classified". "(The sanctions are a ) violent infringement of its sovereignty" that was caused by a "heinous USA plot to isolate and stifle" the country.

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  • USA calls for legally binding code of conduct in South China Sea
USA calls for legally binding code of conduct in South China Sea

The code of conduct will replace a 15-year-old non-binding declaration between Beijing and ASEAN regarding the waters, in which China has built artificial islands. China insists the three countries should stay out of what it says are purely bilateral disputes with its neighbours. She says the USA plans to discuss the issue with other Asian nations...

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  • Samboora encounter: Lashker militant killed, 2 others escape
Samboora encounter: Lashker militant killed, 2 others escape

In the gun battle, one Pakistani terrorist from Abu Ismail's LeT outfit was neutralised. However, when the security forces were sealing the particular area in the village, the militants opened fire, which was retaliated ensuing an encounter.

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  • Kaepernick Fan Petition Seeks NFL Boycott If He's Unsigned
Kaepernick Fan Petition Seeks NFL Boycott If He's Unsigned

Largely as a result of that swirling controversy around him, Kaepernick has been unable to find a team to employ him this season - something that's led to many reporters and analysts stating that Kaepernick is being blackballed by National Football League owners.

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  • London jogger shoves pedestrian into path of bus
London jogger shoves pedestrian into path of bus

A jogger has been filmed appearing to shove a woman in front of an oncoming bus while on a run in south-west London. Dramatic CCTV footage released by Metropolitan Police today shows the jogger approaching the woman from the opposite direction, as buses and trucks drive past.

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  • Ministers adopt South China Sea code framework
Ministers adopt South China Sea code framework

Foreign ministers of ASEAN and China on Sunday adopted a negotiating framework for a code of conduct, a move they hailed as progress but seen by critics as a tactic to buy China time to consolidate its maritime power. They reaffirmed the need to enhance mutual trust and confidence, exercise self-restraint in the conduct of activities and avoid ...

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  • Dahi handi: No height cap, no kids below 14
Dahi handi: No height cap, no kids below 14

With almost 1,000 mandals and Govinda brigades, Mumbai is one of the biggest centres for " Dahi Handi " celebrations on Janmashtami that marks Lord Krishna's birth. The Court has accepted the contention of the state that the festivities are in the category of adventurous sport. The bench dismissed the petitioners' arguments advocating such rest...

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  • Heavy rain on the way — ACCUWEATHER ALERT
Heavy rain on the way — ACCUWEATHER ALERT

Dust off the umbrella, as a round of showers and thunderstorms will likely get your Monday started. It says showers will develop between 11am and 9pm on Tuesday that will be heavy and thundery in places. Tuesday should be a pleasant day after the storm weather with a high near 80 and mostly sunny skies. Today:Cloud and rain affecting northweste...

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