• Suspect in killing a Missouri police officer has been arrested
Suspect in killing a Missouri police officer has been arrested

A man suspected of killing a police officer in Missouri who is also wanted on charges out of Manchester has been arrested. As he was exiting the vehicle, the suspect pulled out a gun and fired, hitting the officer. The Kansas City Star cited police dispatches from the Henry County Joint Communication Center captured and archived by Broadcastify.co...

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  • Kenyans vote in general election
Kenyans vote in general election

They are voting in a fiercely contested election that pits President Uhuru Kenyatta against challenger Raila Odinga . Lydia Gathoni voted in Kenyatta's home town, Gatundu, north of Nairobi . "When I go to the voter identification desk, they checked my details, and my name was not appearing in the system". Nervous Kenyans stockpiled food ...

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  • Rouhani appoints two women vice presidents
Rouhani appoints two women vice presidents

The continued fraught issue of gender in Iranian politics was highlighted over the weekend, when European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini led an all-female team for talks with an all-male Iranian contingent led by Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif.

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  • Active-Duty Transgenders Sue Trump In Response To Transgender Ban
Active-Duty Transgenders Sue Trump In Response To Transgender Ban

Trump did not actually consult with Pentagon officials before his abrupt announcement. After commissioning an extensive study on how it would affect the military , the Defense Department under former President Barack Obama lifted the ban on transgender troops serving openly previous year.

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  • Rez Infinite is out now on PC
Rez Infinite is out now on PC

It's also compatible with the HTC Vive and will support 4K resolutions. The game is available now on Steam $20 due from a 20% discount for the first two weeks. It includes the digital soundtrack to Area X - a new addition to this version of the game that's so good it apparently made Palmer Luckey cry - as well as an art book and new wallpapers ...

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  • Trump aide fires back at McConnell: 'More excuses'
Trump aide fires back at McConnell: 'More excuses'

Defensive Republican lawmakers are pushing back on criticism that they haven't achieved anything in the first 200 days of President Donald Trump's tenure despite majorities in both houses, The Hill reported . Also joining the fray was Fox News Host Sean Hannity, a close Trump ally. White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Tuesda...

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  • Egyptian officials: 4 policemen killed in northern Sinai
Egyptian officials: 4 policemen killed in northern Sinai

Yes, this morning, unknown gunmen opened fire on the auto of the police officers who went to the town of El-Arish. Police had raided mountainous areas in the province after receiving information that militants loyal to ISIL were hiding there, the sources said.

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  • Dallas Stars become first franchise to oppose Texas bathroom bill
Dallas Stars become first franchise to oppose Texas bathroom bill

According to the Dallas Morning News , Stars president Jim Lites says "The Dallas Stars stands strongly opposed to any legislation perceived as discriminatory, including proposed bathroom legislation", He continued "Dallas welcomes all, and we welcome all".

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  • Nagasaki marks anniversary of atomic bombing as Japanese demand safeguarding pacifist Constitution
Nagasaki marks anniversary of atomic bombing as Japanese demand safeguarding pacifist Constitution

A peace bell rang while thousands of people, including ageing survivors and relatives of victims, observed a minute's silence at 11:02 a.m. local time on Wednesday (0202 GMT), the moment that a U.S. He urged Japan's government to change its policy of relying on the United States nuclear umbrella and join the nuclear prohibition treaty as soon as po...

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  • 500 hectares brûlés, 400 personnes évacuées, une maison brûlée — Hérault
500 hectares brûlés, 400 personnes évacuées, une maison brûlée — Hérault

Un camping à Villeveyrac et l'abbaye de Valmagne ont été évacués par mesure de précaution. Au total, 500 personnes environ ont dû quitter les lieux. Des renforts ont été demandés et doivent notamment venir de l'Aude et de la Sécurité civile. Une vingtaine d'hectares ont été brûlés et un véhicule détruit, a indiqué à l'AFP le lieutenant-colonel Sé...

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  • Kidnapped model Chloe Ayling signs for A-List celeb-agency
Kidnapped model Chloe Ayling signs for A-List celeb-agency

Lukasz Pawel Herba , 30, a citizen of Poland who resides in Great Britain, was arrested in connection with the alleged abduction on charges of kidnapping for extortion purposes, according to police. Herba, who has British residency and speaks English, provided an account just as detailed as Ayling's and more incredible. Herba admitted to the cr...

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  • Florida mother charged with murder was headed to Buffalo
Florida mother charged with murder was headed to Buffalo

There they also discovered the body of a dead child, who is reported to be Newsome's 11-year-old daughter. "That's exactly what that mugshot looked like". In her Miranda statement, cops say Newsome told them she had picked her daughter up from her bed and put her in her truck on August 4. Kaye-lea's body was taken to the state Medical Examiner's ...

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  • NOAA: 60% chance of above-normal hurricane season
NOAA: 60% chance of above-normal hurricane season

The very warm waters of the Bay of Campeche are helping Franklin gain strength after being reduced to a 40 miles per hour tropical storm when it crossed the Yucatan Peninsula. The agency said the season has the potential to become "extremely active", possibly the most active since 2010 . While NOAA has bumped up the chances of an average hurr...

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  • Change Your Password as Soon as You Read This
Change Your Password as Soon as You Read This

In it he recommended that users change their passwords at least every 90 days, and substitute numbers and symbols for letters in words to create passwords like "1n$ecure". They do this in spite of the long-standing belief that internet passwords need to be complicated amalgamations of letters, numbers, and special characters.

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  • Valve are making a Dota 2 digital card game called Artifact
Valve are making a Dota 2 digital card game called Artifact

A Dota-themed digital trading card game developed by Valve. Since that game, we've now seen similar attempts to capitalize on popular fantasy franchises in gaming with The Elder Scrolls: Legends (Skyrim), Gwent ( The Witcher ), and Chronicle (Runescape).

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  • More Showers and Storms Monday
More Showers and Storms Monday

The National Weather Service is calling for showers and scattered thunderstorms on Monday . The unsettled weather will remain in the forecast for Thursday and Friday . Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. High temperatures will stay below average in the 70s.

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  • Guam tourism : Same threat different day and Guam's beaches are busy today
Guam tourism : Same threat different day and Guam's beaches are busy today

Guam is about 2,400 kilometres south of Tokyo. The bombers have been "threatening and blackmailing" the DPRK through their frequent visits to the sky above South Korea, the KCNA said. I also want to remind national media that Guam is American soil and we have 200,000 Americans in Guam and the Marianas. This is a small island. Guam is hom...

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  • In response to rocket fire: IDF strikes 2 Hamas terror targets
In response to rocket fire: IDF strikes 2 Hamas terror targets

Rockets are fired into Israel from Gaza from time to time, usually by militants opposed to Hamas. In a statement, the Israeli army said that the attacks came in response to a homemade shell which was sacked from Gaza into the Hof Ashkelon Regional Council, during late night hours, but landed in an open area, causing no damage or injuries.

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  • Benjamin Netanyahu rips media, opposition in face of corruption case
Benjamin Netanyahu rips media, opposition in face of corruption case

He signed his Facebook rebuttal with middle finger and poo emojis. "In normal circumstances this would have been totally ignored and this has been blown up totally out of proportion by those who are trying delegitimize the prime minister". Sara Netanyahu was interrogated for 12 hours about a number of matters in December 2016, including Fahima's a...

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  • UN Chief Urges Venezuelans To Ease Tensions And Engage In Negotiations
UN Chief Urges Venezuelans To Ease Tensions And Engage In Negotiations

The foreign ministers also backed Mercosur's decision to suspend Venezuela , announcing that it wouldn't support any candidacy from Caracas at global forums, asking for arm shipments to be cut to the Caribbean country, lamenting the "humanitarian crisis" and expressing its support for the dismissed Attorney General Luisa Ortega.

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  • Nawaz Sharif asset for PML-N, country: Miftah
Nawaz Sharif asset for PML-N, country: Miftah

Thousands of Sharif party supporters thronged the capital to take part in the rally, setting up camps all along the itinerary Sharif is expected to follow. Not the endSharif insists his removal from office did not mean the end of his future in politics. The PML-N has made a decision to file a review petition against the verdict.

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  • L'auteur de l'attaque contre des militaires français a été arrêté
L'auteur de l'attaque contre des militaires français a été arrêté

L'auteur présumé de l'attaque de Levallois-Perret contre les militaires a été interpellé cette après-midi sur l'autoroute A16 par la brigade de recherche et d'intervention (BRI). "C'est sans aucun doute un acte délibéré ". L'attaque a eu lieu vers 8h et le véhicule est en fuite, a-t-on ajouté de même source. Elle explique également que " l'e...

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  • FBI Raids Paul Manafort's Home in Russia Probe
FBI Raids Paul Manafort's Home in Russia Probe

Hartmann added. The FBI was working at the behest of special counsel Robert Mueller , investigating Trump's campaign for possible collusion with Russian Federation, the Post reported . Even so, the Post suggests Mueller's raid "could also have been meant to send a message" to Manafort, specifically that he "should not expect gentle treatmen...

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  • In reversal, Trump administration backs OH voter purge
In reversal, Trump administration backs OH voter purge

J. Christian Adams, head of the Public Interest Legal Foundation and an outspoken member of the Commission on Election Integrity, has filed a friend of the court brief in a case that is weighing whether to consider voter inactivity when purging the rolls.

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  • US Scientists Step Up Their Game To Fight Trump's Anti-Science Agenda
US Scientists Step Up Their Game To Fight Trump's Anti-Science Agenda

Trump's June announcement. Even as US President Donald Trump claims Climate change is a " hoax " aimed at hurting American economy, American scientists have revealed how climate change is true and its impact is visible across America.

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  • Dow goes for 10 record highs in a row
Dow goes for 10 record highs in a row

The weakness among oil service stocks comes even though the price of crude oil for September delivery is inching up USD0.01 to USD49.18 a barrel. The S&P 500 closed 0.24% lower at 2,474.92, with materials leading decliners. Priceline sank 7.8 percent as it projected third-quarter earnings below Wall Street analyst expectations. MALL RATS:...

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  • Overwatch Summer Games Event Now Live, New Skins Revealed
Overwatch Summer Games Event Now Live, New Skins Revealed

Among the more noteworthy new skins are Widowmaker's bikini and Sombra's snorkeling outfit. Players finally have a chance to get their hands on new emotes , skins, victory poses and sprays. In contrast to the previous event, there are not many skins which focused on Olympics. Placement matches, skill ratings tiers, leaderboards, competitive po...

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  • North Korea Finally Frees Foreign Pastor After Years In Detention
North Korea Finally Frees Foreign Pastor After Years In Detention

In December, the North's highest court sentenced Lim to life in prison with hard labour, citing his "subversive plots" against the North's regime. The 62-year-old suffered health complications, including "dramatic" weight loss, a family spokeswoman Lisa Pak said.

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  • $725 a night to stay in Trump's former home
$725 a night to stay in Trump's former home

According to the host, Trump lived in the Jamaica Estates home - built by his father - when he was born to the age of four. Per the listing, the house has 15 beds (most of which appear to be bunk beds) across its five bedrooms, and three and a half bathrooms.

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  • South African President Survives 6th No-Confidence Vote
South African President Survives 6th No-Confidence Vote

There is also the fear that many will lose the protection the president gave them in terms of position deployment and self-enrichment. The 400-member Parliament is dominated by ANC MPs. Tuesday's vote was however the first one that was held by secret ballot, putting members of the ruling party under less pressure to toe the party line.

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