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Maryland man charged with 5 counts of murder in newspaper shooting

Maryland man charged with 5 counts of murder in newspaper shooting It said there was an "active shooter" with reporter Phil Davis confirming that multiple people had been shot, but did not offer any further information. "I'm a police reporter". In a press conference later that evening, authorities said that the suspect was known to the newspaper and revealed that the attack was "targeted". [Full Article...]

Protesters, president descend on Wisconsin for Foxconn

The 20 million-square-foot plant is expected to initially employ 3,000 workers and eventually expand to employ up to 13,000. "It's the largest taxpayer subsidy of a foreign corporation in US history by a state, and I think a lot of people in Wisconsin are skeptical about this kind of economic development in general", says Gordon Hintz, Democratic leader of the state assembly. [Full Article...]

Several dead in newsroom shooting in Maryland capital Annapolis

One said he'd enjoy seeing the paper stop publishing, but "it would be nicer" to see two journalists "cease breathing". On Thursday evening, Jimmy DeButts , the Capital Gazette's community news editor, requested that people "stop asking for information/interviews" and added that the newspaper's "reporters & editors give all they have every day" and have "a passion for telling stories from our ... [Full Article...]

Italy blocks European Union agreement on immigration

In this respect, the conclusions state that future transfers will be made on a voluntary basis , distinguishing between irregular migrants, who will be returned, and those in need of global protection, for whom the principle of solidarity would apply. [Full Article...]

Poland to "fight for the truth" over Holocaust - PM Morawiecki

Poland to The new draft bill was presented to parliament by Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki and was followed by an emotional debate, with opposition members expressing outrage that the Law and Justice party had passed the law in the first place. However, Poland's conservative authorities were facing the disapproval of nationalist voters who accuse the ruling party leaders of giving in to Jewish and foreig... [Full Article...]

Man clings to auto bonnet as ex-girlfriend drives 110km/h along freeway

She and Francis still live together, but she said she's in the process of filing a restraining order against him. Francis said he jumped on the hood of their vehicle outside of their Lauderhill home in hopes to stop Isidore, but instead she kept driving. [Full Article...]

Bavarian CSU leader upbeat on deal with Merkel over migration

Bavarian CSU leader upbeat on deal with Merkel over migration Sixteen European leaders failed to find a collective solution to the crisis after a meeting at the weekend. The CSU last week gave Merkel days to come up with a European agreement on resettling migrants before CSU Interior Minister Horst Seehofer starts turning refugees back at the border - an ultimatum widely seen as a bid to win over supporters from AfD. [Full Article...]

New video shows chartered plane crash in Mumbai that killed 5

New video shows chartered plane crash in Mumbai that killed 5 As per preliminary information, the aircraft was on a test flight and had taken off from the Juhu Airport minutes before it crashed. All the four occupants on board, including the two pilots and the two aircraft maintenance engineers, were killed in the crash . [Full Article...]

European Union leaders reach deal on migration

After allowing more than 1 million asylum seekers into Germany since 2015, Merkel faces an end-of-the-month deadline from her own minister of the interior to seal pacts that would let Germany turn back asylum seekers already registered in other European Union states. [Full Article...]

Death sentence dropped for Sudan teenager who killed husband

Death sentence dropped for Sudan teenager who killed husband Members of the #JusticeForNoura campaign said Hussein was forced to sign the marriage contract in 2014. But she found out that she was deceived as preparations for the wedding were under way. Consequently, the appeals court quashed the death sentence, as well as the five-year jail term, and fined her 375 Sudanese pounds (about 20 dollars), the lawyer, Al-Fateh Hussein, told the Media. [Full Article...]

Trump favors youth in Supreme Court justice candidates

Trump favors youth in Supreme Court justice candidates Wade into her confirmation decision. The retiring senator and member of the Senate Judiciary Committee told The Arizona Republic that he would evaluate Trump's eventual pick to replace Kennedy separately from his threat to block Trump's judicial nominees for district and circuit courts from moving out of the committee. [Full Article...]

17 states sue Trump over separation policy

17 states sue Trump over separation policy Trump is asking Congress for a permanent solution as the USA is running out of resources to keep families together. NY and California are among the states which have launched legal action against the president as pressure mounts on his administration to reconnect families separated at the U.S. [Full Article...]

President Trump brushes off immigration bill's defeat

President Trump brushes off immigration bill's defeat Earlier Wednesday, the president called for Republicans to pass the "strong but fair immigration bill", saying that "passage will show that we want strong borders & security while the Dems want open borders". It also would have redirected $US7 billion ($9.54 billion) for border technology to build more family detention centres. But in a Wednesday-morning tweet , he backed the bill. [Full Article...]

Protestors, lawmaker arrested in Senate building sit-in over immigration

Protestors, lawmaker arrested in Senate building sit-in over immigration Several Democratic lawmakers including Sen. They were processed and being released, according to Capitol Police, a D.C. agency. Pramila Jayapal is among the numerous female protesters who were arrested inside a Capitol office building on Thursday while demonstrating against President Trump's illegal immigration policies. [Full Article...]

Red Hen owner steps down from business group over Sarah Sanders flap

Red Hen owner steps down from business group over Sarah Sanders flap But they all have the wrong place. Cities like D.C. and 21 states have added protections like sexual orientation and gender identity to likewise counter the unjust stigma and persecution of LGBTQ people. Sanders is not treating people respectfully when she routinely lies to the press and the American public in her press briefings on behalf of the Liar-in-Chief. [Full Article...]

Man believed to have killed 21 co-workers by poisoning lunches

Man believed to have killed 21 co-workers by poisoning lunches The 56-year-old-named only as "Klaus O" by tabloid newspaper Bild-was arrested in May in the northwestern town of Schloß Holte-Stukenbrock, just over 200 miles west of the capital Berlin . Numerous deceased died of cancer or heart attacks, which could be caused by heavy metal poisoning, according to the Germany's public broadcaster WDR. [Full Article...]

Migrant crisis: European Union summit leaders reach migration deal after marathon talks

Migrant crisis: European Union summit leaders reach migration deal after marathon talks Leaders agreed European Union countries should help migrants rescued in the Mediterranean to alleviate the burden on Italy and Greece, but the details remained unclear. They agreed to "swiftly explore the concept of regional platforms in close cooperation" with non-EU countries and the United Nations refugee agency and the International Organisation for Migration, also a UN-backed agency. [Full Article...]

Deal struck for Putin-Trump summit, Helsinki possible venue

Deal struck for Putin-Trump summit, Helsinki possible venue National Security Adviser John Bolton met in Moscow on Wednesday with the Russian delegation to begin groundwork for the meeting, which a Putin aide confirmed would take place mid-day and last "several hours". Trump may adopt a joint statement on worldwide security issues, including "improving bilateral relations, both in terms of joint actions in the global arena and in terms of ensuring worldwi... [Full Article...]

Student raise money to send ‘diligent’ cleaner on holiday to Jamaica

Student raise money to send ‘diligent’ cleaner on holiday to Jamaica Students raised the money for Herman to go and see his family in Jamaica . As Mr Gordon opened the gift, he broke down in tears. He was seen thanking the students for their token of appreciation. "I tell them about my experiences, I believe in God so I bless their day". It said, " You have brightened many of our days and we want you to know that we love and appreciate you ". [Full Article...]

Bali volcano erupts: Thousands of tourists stranded as ash closes airport

Bali volcano erupts: Thousands of tourists stranded as ash closes airport At least one flight out of Bali to Perth from Air Asia has been cancelled. Ngurah Rai is a regional hub that serves more than 400 flights. No other airlines have cancelled flights yet. Flight Centre NZ general manager retail, Sue Matson, said Kiwis should not just assume their flights have been cancelled. An update on the flights is due at 2.30pm AEST. [Full Article...]


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