EMT Struck, Killed By Stolen Ambulance in NYC; Suspect Charged

A bystander's video , posted on Twitter, captured a horrific scene of the ambulance speeding across an intersection with one of its doors open, its lights flashing and Arroyo's body being dragged beneath. "They should not ever have to be subjected t... More..

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Theresa May to push back hopes of a Scottish referendum to 2023
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Theresa May to push back hopes of a Scottish referendum to 2023

She will say: "To stand in defiance of it would be for the Prime Minister to shatter beyond fix any notion of the United Kingdom as a respectful partnership of equals". May's stance sets up a showdown with Stur...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Scottish National Party using Brexit to engineer breakaway from United Kingdom, claims May

Mrs May accused First Minister Nicola Sturgeon and her party of being in a "muddle" about their plans and warned that breaking up the United Kingdom would be "bad for us all". The Scottish parliament will rep...More..

Trump Orders Review on Fuel-Efficiency Standards
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Trump Orders Review on Fuel-Efficiency Standards

The Post also wrote that a senior, unnamed "White House official said that poor sales of electric vehicles and consumers' preference for larger vehicles need to be considered in the review, echoing nearly...More..

by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

NZ unable to help Australia with latest energy crisis

According to Energy Minister Tom Koutsantonis the grid-scale battery will modernise South Australia's energy grid and begin the transformation to the next generation of renewable energy technologies. "South Au...More..

Adrian Gonzalez Says He'll Never Play in World Baseball Classic Again
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Adrian Gonzalez Says He'll Never Play in World Baseball Classic Again

The Venezuelans lost to Mexico on Sunday night, leaving Italy , Venezuela and Mexico all at 1-2 after round-robin play was completed in Pool D. The host team was eliminated on a close tiebreaker - runs al...More..

by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Washington state asks to keep travel ban pause

Scarborough cited that the seven countries (now six) that were chosen for the ban were selected bipartisanly by Congress during the Obama administration as the nations that posed the greatest threat when it cam...More..

Here's What Really Happened When Those Kids Crashed Their Dad's BBC Interview
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Here's What Really Happened When Those Kids Crashed Their Dad's BBC Interview

She said she was initially anxious that the botched interview would ruin her husband's career and prevent him from making other media appearances. Kelly normally locks his office door when doing interviews fr...More..

Manipur Election Results: CM Ibobi Singh's Gamble Didn't Pay Off
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Manipur Election Results: CM Ibobi Singh's Gamble Didn't Pay Off

Since then we have been able to cross the threshold of 13 and now reach 17 seats. In its petition, Congress, which emerged as the single largest party in the Goa assembly elections, contented that the state g...More..

Trinamool MLA supports BJP in Manipur
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Trinamool MLA supports BJP in Manipur

But it is also true that those decisions - the Congress and its allies have been beneficiaries - were disputed on grounds of procedure and propriety. On attempts by BJP to retain power by cobbling up an allia...More..

Byron Bay mum to learn her fate over Bali police officer death
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Byron Bay mum to learn her fate over Bali police officer death

In Connor's hearing, presiding judge Made Pasek said the mother of two to was sentence to only four years because of her polite behavior during the trial and because she had apologized to the victim's family. T...More..

Alabama jobless rate rises to 6.4 percent
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Alabama jobless rate rises to 6.4 percent

The state's unemployment rate fell during the same period to 2.9 percent, the lowest level since 2.8 percent in February 2001 and down from 3 percent in December. "After revising data from previous years, the n...More..

by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Chinese president to meet with Trump

China's president may head to Palm Beach, FL, to meet with President Donald Trump next month. Chinese President Xi Jinping attends the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Jan. Spicer's announcement ...More..

by | Monday, March 13, 2017

Blanket-fee fight diverts Vegas plane

The airline confirms HA7 departed Las Vegas at 8:44 a.m. local time and was about an hour into the flight, just past Los Angeles , when the crew was notified of an unruly passenger. As unusual as it would migh...More..

KPCC Chief VM Sudheeran Steps Down Due to 'Health Reasons'
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

KPCC Chief VM Sudheeran Steps Down Due to 'Health Reasons'

No immediate announcement is expected since party president Sonia Gandhi is reportedly out of the country. Former Speaker and health minister Sudheeran was injured in a recent accident at Kozhikode. Sudheeran...More..

Shopping centre closed due to 'concrete indications of attack', say terror police
by | Sunday, March 12, 2017

Shopping centre closed due to 'concrete indications of attack', say terror police

Details of the threat weren't immediately available. A shopping center in Germany was shut down after Police received "concrete indications" of a possible terror attack. Last July, a German-Iranian man, who...More..

Judge resigns two years after 'keep your knees together' rape trial controversy
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Judge resigns two years after 'keep your knees together' rape trial controversy

A review of court transcripts from the trial revealed Mr Camp called the complainant " the accused " numerous times and spoke to her in a way that was " condescending, humiliating and disrespectful ". Through...More..

New Fukushima Worry: Potentially Radioactive Wild Boars Settle In
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

New Fukushima Worry: Potentially Radioactive Wild Boars Settle In

At the end of March, Japan is set to lift evacuation orders for parts of Namie, located just 4 km (2.5 miles) from the wrecked nuclear plant, as well as three other towns. In nearby Tomioka, a team of 14 have b...More..

by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Sean Spicer Explains 'What's Not to Love' About Recent WikiLeaks Dump

Asked about the latest dump by WikiLeaks - which claims the documents detail how the Central Intelligence Agency can hack into a variety of items, from cellphones to televisions - Spicer pointed out that the ...More..

Shiv Sena's Mahadeshwar is new Mumbai Mayor
by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

Shiv Sena's Mahadeshwar is new Mumbai Mayor

The Shiv Sena's Vishwanath Mahadeshwar has been elected as the new Mumbai mayor. The Mayoral candidates in fray for the position were Vishwanath Mahadeshwar from Shiv Sena and Vitthal Lokare from Congress w...More..

Gold Cup Draw: Mexico to play El Salvador, Curaçao, and Jamaica
by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

Gold Cup Draw: Mexico to play El Salvador, Curaçao, and Jamaica

Saturday, July 15, FirstEnergy Stadium, Cleveland: Panama vs.Martinique; Haiti/Nicaragua vs. USA. Honduras, the victor of January's Copa Centroamericana are seeded in Group A and will face Costa Rica, French G...More..

Zidane eyes Real shutout at Napoli
by | Wednesday, March 08, 2017

Zidane eyes Real shutout at Napoli

Two quick-fire goals saw Real Madrid survive an early scare to win 3-1 at Napoli on Tuesday and reach the Champions League quarterfinals for a seventh successive time. Dries Mertens - who has been in fantasti...More..

by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

McDonald's has a plan to win back customers

Announcing its global growth plan during the Investor Day event in downtown Chicago, the fast food giant hinted that it might soon start delivering Big Macs and Happy Meals straight to the doorstep in its fiv...More..

Murray River search for missing boy
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Murray River search for missing boy

Authorities launched a major search operation involving police from Deniliquin Local Area Command, SES, and Maritime Rescue, and the Victorian police airwing. "The mother in this instance has been a really trou...More..

May's handling of Brexit riles Scottish nationalists
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

May's handling of Brexit riles Scottish nationalists

Mrs May added: "Unlike any of the individual devolved administrations, the United Kingdom Parliament is elected by the whole UK, and the UK Government serves the whole UK". While few would doubt her commitment ...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

House intelligence committee panel sets Russian Federation inquiry

What they did: U.S. officials included as much raw intel about the contacts and election meddling as possible into analyses, and raised specific topics in briefings knowing their comments would be archived. Tr...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Cuomo taking "solidarity" trip to Israel

Cuomo said the trip served two purposes: to facilitate business relationships between the Empire State and Israel, particularly in the tech sector, and to "bring a message of solidarity" amid a rash of anti-Sem...More..

Twenty US strikes target Yemen's al-Qaeda in one day
by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Twenty US strikes target Yemen's al-Qaeda in one day

In his first nationally televised speech to Congress since taking office on January 20, Trump acknowledged in the audience the widow of U.S. Navy SEAL William "Ryan" Owens, who was killed in the operation. Owen...More..

Egypt court acquits Hosni Mubarak over killing of protesters in 2011
by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Egypt court acquits Hosni Mubarak over killing of protesters in 2011

Mubarak, 88, got into a helicopter after the verdict to return to the hospital in the leafy Cairo suburb of Maadi where he has already completed a three year sentence in a separate corruption case - the only on...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

The Department of Homeland Security issues presolicitation for the border wall

There are now 354 miles of pedestrian fencing and 300 miles of vehicle barriers, much of it built during President George W. Bush's second term. President Donald Trump said there would be a "great, great wall...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Xenophobia: Ekweremadu leads 7-man Senate team to South Africa

Speaking during plenary, the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki said the Upper Legislative Chambers has resolved "to send a strong parliamentary delegation to the South African parliament to register its di...More..

Trump shirks responsibility for death of Navy SEAL in Yemen raid
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Trump shirks responsibility for death of Navy SEAL in Yemen raid

Facing criticism after the military disclosed that the raid left civilians dead in addition to Owens, the White House has repeatedly stated that the mission had been approved by the Obama administration. The el...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Russia, China Veto Resolution Imposing Sanctions on Syrian Regime, Egypt Abstains

It was the Kremlin's seventh Security Council veto in defence of President Bashar Assad of Syria over the war that has torn his country apart for almost six years. "For my friends in Russian Federation, this re...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

99-year-old woman locked up as part of her last wishes

Officers at Nijmegen Zuid station, a town 75 miles south-east of Amsterdam, were moved by her story and helped her achieve "one of her last wishes". "One thing led to another, and the result is a happy Annie,...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Iran conducts naval drills near Strait of Hormuz amid tensions

According to state media, ships, submarines and helicopters will participate in the naval drills across a 2 million sq km area along with marines, who will show off their skills in Iran's southeastern coast. H...More..

White House Asks FBI To Discredit Reports Of Russia Links
by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

White House Asks FBI To Discredit Reports Of Russia Links

CNN notes that the White House isn't supposed to have direct communication with the FBI on pending investigations, especially if said investigation includes the White House and contacts close to the pres...More..

by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Israel Bars Foreign Human Rights Watch Staff for Serving 'Palestinian Propaganda'

The Israeli decision on one of the world's most prominent nongovernmental organizations in its field emerged after Israeli authorities turned down a visa for its new Israel and Palestine director, Omar Shakir ...More..

by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Will Nick Viall Hit the Dance Floor on 'Dancing with the Stars'?

Championships, her team agreed one of the two spots on the Olympic team belonged to her. The culprit? An associate of rival Tonya Harding's ex-husband. Just call him Mr. Twinkle Toes. Biles and Mr. T are no...More..

French far-right candidate seeks broader headscarves ban
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

French far-right candidate seeks broader headscarves ban

Emmanuel Macron yesterday injected new energy into his slowing run for the French presidency by striking an alliance with a veteran political star who pledged to help him win. "We are hoping that with the elect...More..

A Better Choice for NatSec Advisor
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

A Better Choice for NatSec Advisor

Sitting with Trump at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm Beach on Monday, McMaster said he will do "everything I can to advance and protect the interests of the American people ". When McMaster was a colonel, he ...More..

Michael Flynn unlikely to face charges for lying to Federal Bureau of Investigation, sources say
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Michael Flynn unlikely to face charges for lying to Federal Bureau of Investigation, sources say

Kellogg, retired General David Petraeus, a former CIA director, and Robert Harward, a former deputy commander of US Central Command, are under consideration for the position, a White House official said. Flynn,...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Five feared dead as plane crashes into shopping mall in Melbourne

Small plane crashes on street in Bayonne, N.J . "If the plane had taken off in the other direction my office could have been hit". None of the people on board the aircraft survived, according to police . "I'...More..

by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Germany sees encouraging signs on jobs in Opel talks

Mr Clark has also held talks with GM president Dan Ammann and Len McCluskey, general secretary of trade union Unite. Germany's economy minister Brigitte Zypries on Thursday said she expected the deal to go ah...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Trump Planning 'Streamlined' Immigration Order

Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit said that would not necessarily persuade them to lift their freeze. If adopted, the changes would be in connection with executive orders Trump signed in late-January that ...More..

Nana Addo at Barrow's inauguration, visits Ghanaians in Gambia
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Nana Addo at Barrow's inauguration, visits Ghanaians in Gambia

Hundreds of thousands welcomed Barrow's return to Gambia days later. Many political prisoners have already been freed and The Gambia is set to rejoin global institutions such as the worldwide Criminal Court and...More..

by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

Tamil Nadu assembly: Proceedings on Palanisawami trust vote stalled by protests

Former CM and rebel leader O Panneerselvam and Congress wanted the trust vote to be deferred on the grounds that MLAs should return to their respective constituencies, meet the people first before participating...More..

Samsung Vice Chairman Arrested In Corruption Investigation
by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

Samsung Vice Chairman Arrested In Corruption Investigation

The Seoul Central District Court decided that there was enough evidence to arrest the Samsung heir, after he managed to dodge another arrest earlier this year. Lee's arrest is seen as a boost to special prosecu...More..

Trump Rants Against the Media in Rambling Press Conference
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Trump Rants Against the Media in Rambling Press Conference

Mr Corker said the Russian Federation issue was threatening Mr Trump's agenda on foreign affairs and domestic matters such as healthcare and tax policy. By what authority did Flynn act and to whom did he re...More..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Russian 'spy ship' off Connecticut shore

The location, near the US Navy's main East Coast submarine base, marks the furthest north the ship had ever traveled along the US eastern seaboard. Groton is home to America's submarine base. Or, to be more p...More..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Trump names ex-George W. Bush official as Labor secretary pick

According to Trumka, the trade union organization will fully evaluate Acosta's record in order to ensure that he is committed to "making life better for the working people". Puzder was the first Trump Cabinet n...More..