• Two injured as crane crashes into Sydney apartment block
Two injured as crane crashes into Sydney apartment block

Supt Turner said the residents of the 88 units would remain in temporary accommodation until authorities were sure the building was safe. Paramedics treated two patients at the scene, one for a leg injury, who were then taken to St George Hospital.

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  • Missing 1-year-old Oklahoma girl found in Texas
Missing 1-year-old Oklahoma girl found in Texas

The AMBER Alert was issued Saturday for Bracie Shivers, 1, who was last seen with her father Bryant Schivers Jr. and mother Tara Springfield. An Amber Alert has been discontinued after an Oklahoma child has been found in Texas. Deputies said Bryant Schivers and Tara Springfield are in police custody. They are believed to be driving a white 2011...

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  • China's sanctions support shows recognition of gravity of North Korea threat
China's sanctions support shows recognition of gravity of North Korea threat

In mid-July, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang told a news briefing: " Recently, certain people, talking about the Korean Peninsula nuclear issue, have been exaggerating and giving prominence to the so-called 'China responsibility theory '".

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  • Valentino Rossi:
Valentino Rossi: "The 2017 MotoGP Championship is Open"

Danilo Petrucci (Octo Pramac Racing) and Alvaro Bautista (Pull&Bear Aspar Team) both put together solid laps in Q2, after having moved through from the first qualifying session. Five different winners in nine MotoGPs tells the story of a tight season with no-one grabbing a big advantage. Lorenzo failed to recover from his poor stop and was 15th.

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  • Chinese official says no link between U.S. trade and N. Korea
Chinese official says no link between U.S. trade and N. Korea

In a 52-minute teleconference, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and U.S. President Donald Trump agreed to take "further actions" to counter North Korea's intercontinental ballistic missile threat. ADVERTISEMENTThe news agency warned that "taking out this outrage on China is clearly finding the wrong target". Chinese diplomats and the state ne...

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  • China to enforce UN Security Council resolutions on North Korea
China to enforce UN Security Council resolutions on North Korea

U.S. President Donald Trump should stop conducting his global diplomacy on Twitter, Chinese state media said in a widely-published editorial, syndicated across the country. "If the two principal parties refuse to move toward what is required by the Security Council resolutions - de-escalation of tension, negotiations to achieve denuclearization and...

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  • North Korea warned over nuclear ambitions as United Nations sanctions ramped up
North Korea warned over nuclear ambitions as United Nations sanctions ramped up

Speaking at a summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations in Manila , Philippines, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called the vote "a good outcome", according to The Associated Press. The resolution bans new joint ventures with North Korea , and any further investment in existing ones. The unanimous vote also reflected Beijing's g...

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  • Potential Tropical Cyclone Seven forms in the western Caribbean
Potential Tropical Cyclone Seven forms in the western Caribbean

Download the WMBF First Alert Weather App and follow the Tropical Tracker feature to keep an eye on the ocean during the height of hurricane season which runs through October. The system is now sporting winds of 35 miles per hour and is moving west-northwest at 12 miles per hour. It is done when a tropical wave is forecast to become a depression or...

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  • Trump's War On ISIS 'Dramatically Accelerated' Coalition Gains in Iraq And Syria
Trump's War On ISIS 'Dramatically Accelerated' Coalition Gains in Iraq And Syria

The International Coalition fighting against the Islamic State terrorist group in Iraq and Syria under the auspices of the United States has admitted that it is responsible for the murder of 620 civilians, while the last few blows killed 21 people.

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  • Zverev wins Washington ATP title
Zverev wins Washington ATP title

He closed out the match in just under 70 minutes before accepting the enthusiastic applause from a near capacity crowd that included his parents and his dog. "I've lost in five sets against Rafa, five sets against (Milos) Raonic", he said. "It was a great match", said Zverev , the tournament's fifth seed.

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  • Militants Killed During Clean Up Operation in North Afghan Province
Militants Killed During Clean Up Operation in North Afghan Province

In a recent report , the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR), a U.S. oversight body, said 60 percent of Afghanistan's districts are under government control, while the remaining 40 percent are held by the Taliban or other armed groups.

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  • Chicago to Sue Trump Administration Over Sanctuary City Funding Threats
Chicago to Sue Trump Administration Over Sanctuary City Funding Threats

The lawsuit contends that the USA government can not "commandeer local law enforcement to carry out federal immigration law functions". Under Trump and Sessions, the federal government has vowed to crack down on immigration and has repeatedly sought to punish sanctuary cities, which generally offer safe harbor to undocumented migrants and often...

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  • Dip In Approval Shows Voters Want Trump To Focus On His Agenda
Dip In Approval Shows Voters Want Trump To Focus On His Agenda

The Gallup Poll out this weekend shows just 37 percent of Americans approve of the job Trump is doing, while 55 percent disapprove. The president has been saddled with job approval numbers that are historically low and is facing a special counsel probe of his 2016 campaign.

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  • Manufacturer says corrosion caused ride to break apart
Manufacturer says corrosion caused ride to break apart

Tyler Jarrell, an 18-year-old student at Franklin Heights High School, was killed when one of the ride's seat cars became detached from the ride . "It was determined that excessive corrosion on the interior of the gondola support beam dangerously reduced the beam's wall thickness over the years", the statement said.

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  • Firefighters tackle blaze in second Dubai Marina tower
Firefighters tackle blaze in second Dubai Marina tower

Dubai Civil Defence extinguished the balcony blaze in Tiger Tower on Sunday after residents were evacuated. But it rattled nerves after Friday's fast-burning inferno at the Torch Tower, which is across the street. Fire incidents have happened several times in Dubai's high rise buildings in recent years, pushing insurance costs higher for apartments...

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  • 10 injured by 'severe turbulence' on flight that landed in Philadelphia
10 injured by 'severe turbulence' on flight that landed in Philadelphia

A reporter for ProPublica , Jessica Huseman, tweeted that she had been on the flight. Three passengers and seven crew members were taken to the hospital after Flight 759 landed safely at 3:12 p.m. While flying within or to the U.S. is increasingly infuriating thanks to shrinking airline seat sizes , intensive and possibly arbitrary security m...

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  • Trump fires communications director 10 days after appointment
Trump fires communications director 10 days after appointment

John Kelly as a signal of a fresh start in the West Wing. "They [beep] fired me!" the impressionist said. "Because just this afternoon I was shocked by this breaking nooch". It's pretty doubtful the Mooch somehow found a job between when he was sacked on Monday and now. Booting Priebus makes some sense, Noah said. Noah also likened Scaramucc...

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  • ASEAN ministers denounce land reclamation, militarization in South China Sea
ASEAN ministers denounce land reclamation, militarization in South China Sea

The draft copy of the COC was "not an instrument to settle territorial disputes or maritime delimitation issues" as it would be "rules-based", containing "a set of norms to guide the conduct of parties and promote maritime cooperation in the South China Sea".

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  • Scaramucci wrote 'Communications Plan' to WH staffers
Scaramucci wrote 'Communications Plan' to WH staffers

While Trump hating appears to be a full-time job for millions of Americans, the president has fateful decisions to make about health care, taxes, trade and environmental policies, and a foreign policy minefield to deal with - only starting with North Korea's belligerence and Russia's provocations.

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  • Uttar Pradesh: Suspected Bangladeshi terrorist arrested from Muzaffarnagar
Uttar Pradesh: Suspected Bangladeshi terrorist arrested from Muzaffarnagar

Officials believe that Abdullah was involved in terror recruitment and providing fake identity cards and safe hideouts for Bangladeshi terror recruits in India. It surfaced that Abdullah shifted to Kutesara locality under Chartahwal police station area of Muzaffarnagar a month back to carry out terror activities.

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