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New Northern Ireland talks process to begin on May 7 New Northern Ireland talks process to begin on May 7
- Апреля 28, 2019

The talks will involve "all the main political parties in Northern Ireland , together with the United Kingdom and Irish governments", the statement said. May and Varadkar also agreed that there should be a meeting of the British-Irish intergovernmental conference to discuss security cooperation and political stability in Northern Ireland as well as east/west relations. (more...)
Indian police ‘warned Sri Lanka about terror plot weeks in advance' Indian police ‘warned Sri Lanka about terror plot weeks in advance'
- Апреля 28, 2019

Indian police managed to break into the group's communications and began tapping into the plot, according to Ajai Sahni, executive director of the Institute for Conflict Management in New Delhi. The Islamic State group has also claimed responsibility, though officials are still investigating the extent of its involvement. A Sri Lankan Army soldier stands guard in front St. (more...)
Widespread flooding triggers Ontario states of emergency Widespread flooding triggers Ontario states of emergency
- Апреля 28, 2019

Floods in progress at Rigaud in the suburbs of Montreal, Quebec, Canada on Monday, April 22, 2019. The evacuated area stretches about 18 kilometres south to the Ottawa River in Quebec's Lower Laurentians region, about 140 kilometres west of Montreal. (more...)
Five people found dead in Sumner County, Tennessee, suspect on the run Five people found dead in Sumner County, Tennessee, suspect on the run
- Апреля 28, 2019

Investigators had been searching for Cummins after discovering five bodies in two homes in Sumner County. Investigators say Cummins may be in the woods nearby, and their "best guess" is that he's traveling by foot, DeVine said. Roadblocks were set up and more than 150 law enforcement officers began a search of the area. Police in Sumner County, Tennessee were looking for a suspect on Saturday evening believed to be responsible for the deaths of five people. (more...)
Heavy weekend snow update, 1 inch per hour in parts of MI Heavy weekend snow update, 1 inch per hour in parts of MI
- Апреля 28, 2019

The latest that Chicago has ever seen an inch of snow was May 3, 1907, National Weather Service Meteorologist Andrew Krein said. Rain will begin to change to snow later in the morning in parts of South Dakota and southwest Minnesota. "Northeast winds will also gust as high as 35 miles per hour late this afternoon and evening". The Chicago White Sox scratched a Saturday baseball game with the Detroit Tigers as snow fell in northern IL. (more...)
No money paid to North Korea for United States student Otto Warmbier No money paid to North Korea for United States student Otto Warmbier
- Апреля 28, 2019

Trump has made rapprochement with North Korea one of his signature policies and he has held two summits with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. He died shortly after returning to the United States after spending 17 months in a Pyongyang prison. (more...)
Four dead after construction crane collapses onto busy Seattle street Four dead after construction crane collapses onto busy Seattle street
- Апреля 28, 2019

Two of the people killed were operating the crane and the other two were killed in vehicles the crane struck, according to Seattle Police. Several people were killed and others wounded when the crane collapsed Saturday afternoon in downtown Seattle, pinning cars underneath. (more...)
15 killed, including children, in police raid 15 killed, including children, in police raid
- Апреля 28, 2019

While monitoring the usual channels, Indian police stumbled upon something extraordinary: a detailed plot for what would become the bloodiest Islamic State group-linked attack in South Asia. "There is a close relationship between religious extremism and illegal drug trade". Almost 10,000 soldiers have been deployed across the Indian Ocean island state to carry out searches and provide security for religious centres, the military said. (more...)
Federal court: MI must redraw congressional, legislative maps Federal court: MI must redraw congressional, legislative maps
- Апреля 28, 2019

Gretchen Whitmer. MI must now redraw legislative and congressional districts for the 2020 election, which lawmakers have until August 1 to complete. They added that federal courts "must not abdicate their responsibility to protect American voters from this unconstitutional and pernicious practice that undermines our democracy". (more...)
Shooting at San Diego-Area Synagogue Causes Injuries, Man Detained Shooting at San Diego-Area Synagogue Causes Injuries, Man Detained
- Апреля 27, 2019

Those hurt in the shooting were transported to Palomar Medical Center, according to San Diego County Sheriff's officials. One of the victims, a rabbi holding service, suffered hand injuries. 'Everybody was crying and screaming'. It is reported the man fire six or seven shots inside the center - before being detained "down the road". Police are now preparing to raid his home, reports say. (more...)
Trump optimistic about new trade deal with Japan Trump optimistic about new trade deal with Japan
- Апреля 27, 2019

While making progress in negotiations with China on a new trade deal, Trump made clear he wants to seal a new agreement with Japan soon as well. Trump and Abe held one-on-one talks in the Oval Office prior to a White House dinner to celebrate the birthday of Trump's wife, Melania . (more...)
US Navy developing procedure for pilots to report suspected UFO sightings US Navy developing procedure for pilots to report suspected UFO sightings
- Апреля 27, 2019

Elizondo, who also ran AATIP, said the newly drafted guidelines were a culmination of many things. As The Post's Joby Warrick reported, the investigation ranged from "advanced aircraft fielded by traditional USA adversaries to commercial drones to possible alien encounters". (more...)
3 children shot as Oklahoma police fire at suspect, authorities say 3 children shot as Oklahoma police fire at suspect, authorities say
- Апреля 27, 2019

The children's mother says three of her four children were shot. Police were searching for William Devaughn Smith, 21, of Hugo, Okla., in connection with the alleged robbery of a Pizza Hut when they opened fire on a vehicle he was driving with four kids inside on Friday, April 26, 2019. (more...)
Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan cleared in ethics probe Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan cleared in ethics probe
- Апреля 27, 2019

The decision potentially opens the door for U.S. President Donald Trump to nominate Shanahan to be the next defence secretary. "We determined that Mr. "On February 7, 2019, a Senate Committee on Armed Services attorney forwarded an anonymous allegation to the DoD OIG that asserted Mr. Shanahan violated ethics rules by promoting Boeing", the report wrote. (more...)
Led 2017 blitz on Syria's Raqa killed 1600 civilians Led 2017 blitz on Syria's Raqa killed 1600 civilians
- Апреля 27, 2019

Amnesty International and Airwars have called upon the coalition forces to acknowledge the scope of the reportedcivilian casualties and "to put in place an independent, impartial mechanism to effectively and promptly investigate reports of civilian harm, including violations of international humanitarian law, and make the findings public". (more...)
SOUTH AFRICA: Mudslides, flooding kill 32 in Durban SOUTH AFRICA: Mudslides, flooding kill 32 in Durban
- Апреля 27, 2019

Among those killed in floods and mudslides that crushed homes in Durban on Tuesday were a six-month-old baby and a young child . The country has been lashed by heavy rains in recent days and authorities have warned residents in KwaZulu-Natal province to remain on alert and seek higher ground. (more...)
DC Direct: Millennial Reaction to the Mueller Report DC Direct: Millennial Reaction to the Mueller Report
- Апреля 27, 2019

If Trump can simply ignore Congress-and lie to the American people, and commit campaign finance fraud, and be openly corrupt, and obstruct justice-with impunity, because Democrats are too frightened of the political fallout, then they don't deserve the power they've been given. (more...)
Searches by FBI, IRS add to Baltimore mayor’s mounting woes Searches by FBI, IRS add to Baltimore mayor’s mounting woes
- Апреля 27, 2019

Federal Bureau of Investigation and Internal Revenue Service (IRS) investigators doubled down by raiding Pugh's home, Baltimore City Hall, Maryland Center for Adult Training and other locations on Thursday. Earlier this month, the Baltimore city council told Pugh in a letter that she should resign over the scandal . She once led the program at the MCAT building. (more...)
Parrot that warned drug dealers police were coming is arrested Parrot that warned drug dealers police were coming is arrested
- Апреля 27, 2019

The green-feathered watchdog began screeching loudly the moment officers showed up at his home in the eastern city of Teresina, the UK Independent reported . Exotic animals have always been used by drug cartels as symbols of power or as unwitting accomplices in drug trafficking. Officers cataloged the drugs they found at the scene. (more...)
Air India fixes software glitch, but thousands stranded Air India fixes software glitch, but thousands stranded
- Апреля 27, 2019

More than 80 domestic and global flights were delayed for six hours because of a problem with the company's check-in software that brought operations to a halt, causing further flight delays across the globe. On June 23, 2018, Air India faced a similar technical glitch in the check-in software leading to a delay of 25 flights across India. Our priority remains, as always, to ensure a stable system where customers can conduct business efficiently and effectively, and we are undertaking a full ... (more...)