• Flash floods rush through Ellicott City, Maryland, trapping residents
Flash floods rush through Ellicott City, Maryland, trapping residents

This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Hundreds of emergency workers scrambled to stabilize power lines, shut down roads and highways and evacuate people trapped in their homes, cars and commercial buildings.

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  • Italian PM quits four day after being asked to form government
Italian PM quits four day after being asked to form government

A former International Monetary Fund official has been asked to be Italy's new prime minister amid outrage from the country's populist parties. Earlier, Mattarella, was installed by a previous pro-EU government, refused to accept the nomination for finance minister of Paolo Savona , an 81-year-old former industry minister who has called Italy'...

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  • Cyclone strikes Oman, Yemen; at least five dead
Cyclone strikes Oman, Yemen; at least five dead

Omani forecasters warned Salalah and the surrounding area would get at least 200 millimetres of rain, over twice the city's annual downfall. It called the cyclone "extremely severe". Yemeni officials in the country's far east regions along the Oman border reported strong winds taking out homes as well as knocking out communication, power and wa...

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  • Palestinians Killed by Israeli Tank Fire
Palestinians Killed by Israeli Tank Fire

The deceased were identified as 25-year-old Hussein al-Amour and 28-year-old Abdul Haleem al-Naqa, the Palestinian health ministry said. "In response, an IDF tank targeted a military observation post in the southern Gaza Strip". At least 116 civilians have been allegedly killed by the fire of Israel Defence Forces fire and over 13,000 wounded sin...

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  • Parents Sue 30-Year-Old Son for Refusing to Move Out
Parents Sue 30-Year-Old Son for Refusing to Move Out

A letter dated 11 days later cuts straight to the chase, warning of potential legal action if Michael doesn't get out. The challenge for the New York-based Rotondo family? In April, the couple approached Camillus town court to try to evict their son but they were told that it requires an order from a Supreme Court to evict a family member.

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  • More than two thirds vote to change Irish abortion laws - exit polls
More than two thirds vote to change Irish abortion laws - exit polls

Abortion up to 12 weeks would not bring Ireland "into line" with Britain, where we allow abortion to be performed up to 24 weeks and up to birth in cases of disability; however, as with all "strict safeguards" surrounding such laws supposed to deal with "hard cases", familiarity breeds contempt, and in time the Irish time limit would be rel...

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  • GALLERY | Dangerous 'laze' forms as Hawaii volcano lava reaches ocean
GALLERY | Dangerous 'laze' forms as Hawaii volcano lava reaches ocean

Emergency officials say if fissures open west of Pahoa, lava could block the one remaining open highway. "It opened up very recently", USGS volcanologist Wendy Stovall said Thursday . Lava also is spewing from fissures in the Leilani Estates subdivision, which has been evacuated for three weeks. He said he has a lung disease and air quality was...

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  • Giuliani: Trump wants briefing on classified info shared with lawmakers
Giuliani: Trump wants briefing on classified info shared with lawmakers

Since then, the special counsel has provided more details in an effort to convince Trump's lawyers to agree to an interview. Best-case scenario, a counterintelligence investigation focused on Russian election tampering organically led to members of the Trump campaign and FBI resources were dispatched to investigate.

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  • Trump can't block his critics on Twitter, judge rules
Trump can't block his critics on Twitter, judge rules

No matter how offensive they might be, a federal judge has decided that President Trump can not block critics on Twitter, his favorite means of communication. She said Trump could "mute" users, meaning he would not see their tweets while they could still respond to his, without violating their free speech rights.

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  • Battlefield V Release Date, Trailer, Gameplay, Modes, Open Beta, and Editions Revealed
Battlefield V Release Date, Trailer, Gameplay, Modes, Open Beta, and Editions Revealed

Construction aspects are also being brought into the game. In regards to multiplayer, EA are introducing a new live service to the Battlefield series called Tides of War, and in conjunction with the new live service there will be no multiplayer premium pass or paid expansions to Battlefield V .

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  • China Sichuan Airlines flight makes emergency landing after co-pilot 'sucked' out window
China Sichuan Airlines flight makes emergency landing after co-pilot 'sucked' out window

Many devices were malfunctioning and the plane was jolting strongly. "The plane was shaking so hard I could not read the gauges". Calls to Liu's cellphone by China Daily went unanswered on Monday evening. Despite the fact that a great deal of equipment was rendered useless, the flight landed safely at Chengdu Shuangliu airport at 7.42 am, alt...

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  • Whistleblower: Bannon and Cambridge Behind Voter Suppression Efforts
Whistleblower: Bannon and Cambridge Behind Voter Suppression Efforts

Bankruptcy Court Southern District of NY. The filings note an estimated number of creditors between 1-49, estimated assets of $100,001 - $500,000 and estimated liabilities of $1,000,001 - $10 million. "Although Cambridge Analytica may have supported particular candidates in United States elections, I am not here to point fingers". One, for exampl...

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  • European Union shields businesses from fallout of Trump's nuclear sanctions on Iran
European Union shields businesses from fallout of Trump's nuclear sanctions on Iran

The Commission said it would also keep aid money flowing to Iran, part of its efforts to uphold Europe's side of the 2015 nuclear deal, which offers sanctions relief in return for Tehran shutting down its capacity, under strict surveillance by the United Nations nuclear watchdog, to stockpile enriched uranium for a possible atomic bomb.

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  • Supreme Court orders Karnataka Assembly floor test at 4 pm on Saturday
Supreme Court orders Karnataka Assembly floor test at 4 pm on Saturday

While the BJP argued that they were the single largest party to be invited first by the Governor, the JD-S and Congress said that 112 is the majority and Congress-JDS combined is at 117. This will reduce the effective strength of Karnataka Assembly from 221. As the BJP scrambles to cobble up the numbers, it has one big hurdle to cross befor...

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  • Sensex sheds 156 points on political uncertainty
Sensex sheds 156 points on political uncertainty

BJP legislature party leader B S Yeddyurappa was sworn in as the chief minister of Karnataka for the second time, after an overnight high-voltage legal battle in the Supreme Court. Voltas fell about 7.66%, the most in over 18 months post reporting its quarterly results where the company saw its profits declining. Among the Nifty50 stocks, Bharti ...

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  • Modi, Putin talks to focus on terror, regional issues
Modi, Putin talks to focus on terror, regional issues

It said the two also discussed economic cooperation and growing investments by Russian companies in Syria. At the meeting, which had not been announced in advance, Putin congratulated the Syrian leader on what he said were significant successes on the battlefield achieved by the Syrian military.

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  • Savannah Police holding annual memorial ceremony to honor fallen officers
Savannah Police holding annual memorial ceremony to honor fallen officers

The most recent RPD officer to be killed in the line of duty was Officer Douglas E. Wendel who was shot and killed while responding to a armed person call on July 30, 2003. The ceremony included a number of speeches given from other officers and former State Representative, Ed McBroom. Boland says the event is a time for reflection, and it remind...

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  • Sens. Burr, Warner: 'No doubt' Russian Federation tried to interfere in 2016 election
Sens. Burr, Warner: 'No doubt' Russian Federation tried to interfere in 2016 election

The theory is given some credence by testimony from Corey Lewandowski, a top campaign aide, who told House investigators that Mr. Trump made use of a blocked number. Former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski has testified the president's primary residence utilizes a blocked number. Democrats have speculated that the blocked numbers coul...

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  • Lhakpa Sherpa scales Mt Everest nine times breaking own record
Lhakpa Sherpa scales Mt Everest nine times breaking own record

Mr Kami Rita, 48, was one of six sherpas who took seven clients to the summit from the Nepali side, Mr Mingma Sherpa of Seven Summit Treks, who organised the expedition, said. The twin records come on the heels of Australian Steve Plain becoming the fastest person to conquer the highest mountains on all seven continents. A boom in climbers has ma...

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  • North Carolina Teachers Just Closed Schools With A Massive Walkout
North Carolina Teachers Just Closed Schools With A Massive Walkout

Recent protests in states like Oklahoma and Arizona have put Republican lawmakers on the defensive as teachers and their supporters have castigated legislators for passing tax cuts and slashing education funding. "We would just like to collectively recognize and thank all the teachers from around the state who traveled to be with us", Moore sai...

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  • US judge refuses to dismiss ex-Trump aide Paul Manafort's criminal case
US judge refuses to dismiss ex-Trump aide Paul Manafort's criminal case

Manafort claims that these charges are beyond Mueller's authority, which extends to "any links and/or coordination between the Russian government and individuals associated with the campaign of President Donald Trump ", and "any matters that arose or may arise directly from the investigation", among other things.

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  • Facebook Suspends 200 Apps, Possible Data Misuse
Facebook Suspends 200 Apps, Possible Data Misuse

It has today published Facebook's answers, which were submitted to the committee yesterday - some three days after the deadline - and, somewhat unsurprisingly, the MPs said that these also fail to fully address their concerns. Kogan created thisisyourdigitallife (the personality test of Cambridge Analytica fame), but was listed as part of t...

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  • Multiple Deaths in Riau Police Station Attack
Multiple Deaths in Riau Police Station Attack

Indonesia is on high alert after a wave of recent bombings in the country's second-largest city, Surabaya. One officer was killed by the speeding vehicle and two others were wounded in the incident, they added. Dozens of suspects have been rounded up in raids since Sunday's attacks, while several militants, including the number two ranking leade...

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  • Te Aroha hosting mass vow renewal ceremony to celebrate Royal wedding
Te Aroha hosting mass vow renewal ceremony to celebrate Royal wedding

Kensington Palace issued a statement from Prince Harry's press secretary confirming that both of Meghan Markle's parents will be at the wedding and both of them will play important roles in the ceremony. The couple will be married by the Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby in a midday ceremony, taking place in St George's Chapel in the grou...

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  • OIC to meet in Istanbul Friday to mull Israel violence
OIC to meet in Istanbul Friday to mull Israel violence

Turkey has been among the most vocal critics of the Israeli use of deadly force against protesters at the Gaza border and of the US decision to open its new embassy in Jerusalem. Thousands of Palestinians had gathered on Gaza Strip's eastern border Monday to take part in protests aimed to commemorate the Nakba anniversary and protest the relocation...

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  • Southern California explosion being probed as intentional
Southern California explosion being probed as intentional

The explosion came from the inside out, and the first floor is heavily damaged. A USA official says a deadly explosion at a Southern California office building is being investigated as an intentional act and investigators believe the blast may have come from a package.

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  • Wajid Zia Cross Examined by Nawaz Sharif Counsel in Al Azizia Case
Wajid Zia Cross Examined by Nawaz Sharif Counsel in Al Azizia Case

Abbasi said he also held a meeting with Sharif after the NSC meeting and asserted that Sharif did not say what was reported in the media about the Mumbai attack. Nawaz and his daughter Maryam were present in the accountability court today. Nawaz maintained that NSC's declaration was painful and contradictory to facts.

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  • Terror suspect killed in fresh gunfire in Indonesia's Surabaya
Terror suspect killed in fresh gunfire in Indonesia's Surabaya

It's the first time in the history of Indonesian terrorism that suicide bombers have involved children. "A fire exchange has occurred, claiming one life aged between 39 and 41", East Java Police Headquarters Spokesperson Frans Barung Mangera said.

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  • Haspel says CIA's post-9/11 interrogation program should not have been started
Haspel says CIA's post-9/11 interrogation program should not have been started

A redacted executive summary of a Senate Select Committee on Intelligence report, which was released in 2014, concluded that waterboarding and other enhanced interrogation techniques were ineffective . Trump blasts White House leakers as "traitors" Haspel confirmation vote set for Wednesday This week: Trump heads to Capitol Hill MORE (D-V...

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  • Polls Open In Pennsylvania Primary Election
Polls Open In Pennsylvania Primary Election

Democrats were helped when the state Supreme Court (controlled by Democrats) voted to redraw the state's congressional map after finding the old one an unconstitutional gerrymander. U.S. Rep. Bob Brady, who now represents the old 1st District that includes portions of the new 5th District, will not seek re-election. The messy Democratic prima...

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  • Oil City school board to vote next week on tentative budget
Oil City school board to vote next week on tentative budget

Polls will be open from noon to 8 p.m. Tuesday in the Waverly High School gym. In other news, Ethan Fick of D'Huy Engineering, the Dallas Intermediate School construction project manager, presented board members with white hard hats with the Dallas logo on the front for an upcoming groundbreaking ceremony on May 24.

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  • ZTE Ceases Operations Due To US Ban, Despite Trump Pledge
ZTE Ceases Operations Due To US Ban, Despite Trump Pledge

CHINA FACTOR: President Donald Trump tweeted Sunday that he was working with President Xi Jinping of China to put Chinese telecom ZTE "back into business, fast" after USA sanctions threatened ZTE's existence and 70,000 Chinese jobs. Trump appears willing to negotiate, and just over the weekend announced his intention to help Chinese electronics...

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  • 7 killed as blasts, gunfire rock Jalalabad
7 killed as blasts, gunfire rock Jalalabad

A gun battle ensued between Afghan security officials and the militants, according to Al Jazeera . More explosions were then heard coming from inside the building, he added. The Taliban and IS have made clear their intention of disrupting the elections. The Taliban recently launched their annual spring offensive, in an apparent rejection of a ...

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  • Israel Heads to Eurovision Finals for Fourth Year in a Row
Israel Heads to Eurovision Finals for Fourth Year in a Row

When she walked the blue carpet for the opening of this year's Eurovision Song Contest in Lisbon on Sunday, she acknowledged throwing her whole body into that flick was a health hazard. That means your Eurovision parties are going to have to get started real early - or real late if you're in WA. "I am feeling so happy and I am feeling so proud ...

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  • Section 144 imposed in Aurangabad because of communal clashes
Section 144 imposed in Aurangabad because of communal clashes

It has also suspended mobile internet services in the city to curb rumour-mongering. Over 40 vehicles were torched and shops from Shahgunj and Chelipura area were set ablaze. Though senior police authorities refused to speak on the matter, a 17-year old resident of Rengtipura locality succumbed to bullet injuries at MGM hospital, The Times of Indi...

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  • 19-yr-old sentenced to death for murdering husband who raped her
19-yr-old sentenced to death for murdering husband who raped her

Al-Imam donated his services after Hussein's original lawyer withdrew from the case. According to the "Justice for Noura" petition , in 2017, Hussein was forcibly married to her cousin at 16 years of age. Outside the court, where the case is heard Nura Hussein, gathered hundreds of its supporters. "The case of Noura is different". The execut...

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  • Juve-Milan 4-0, here are the player ratings
Juve-Milan 4-0, here are the player ratings

Mehdi Benatia opened the floodgates after 56 minutes for his first double on the night with Douglas Costa also finding the net in the space of nine minutes. Maurizio Sarri's side fell four points behind Juventus who battled past 10-man Inter Milan in a 3-2 San Siro thriller on Saturday night with two late goals in three minutes.

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  • Europe Draws up Economic Plan to Confront US Sanctions
Europe Draws up Economic Plan to Confront US Sanctions

European governments tried for months to persuade Trump to stick with the deal but failed, and now fear it will raise the risk of conflict in the region. Europe's options, however, are limited. OPEC is in no hurry to decide whether to pump more oil to make up for an expected drop in exports from Iran after the imposition of new USA sanctions, fou...

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  • United States stealth fighters intercepted Russian bombers near the western coast of Alaska
United States stealth fighters intercepted Russian bombers near the western coast of Alaska

A Russian Tupolev Tu-95 turboprop-powered strategic bomber flies above the Kremlin in Moscow, on May 7, 2015, during a rehearsal for the Victory Day military parade. The US fighter jets did not get closer than 100 meters to the Russian bombers, the Russian Defense Ministry was quoted as saying on Saturday by the RIA news agency.

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  • Pyongyang: Nuclear test site will be dismantled between May 23-25
Pyongyang: Nuclear test site will be dismantled between May 23-25

Officials in Seoul said in April that North Korea planned to invite experts and journalists from the United States and South Korea for the shutdown of its test site. During the Friday press conference, Pompeo said he had had a "warm" conversation with the North Korean dictator and that he believed the two countries agreed on the objectives of the...

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  • Trump Kills US Involvement in Iran Deal
Trump Kills US Involvement in Iran Deal

External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said India was closely monitoring the situation arising out of Trump's announcement to pull the U.S. Mr Trump also pointed to Iran's actions in countries including Syria and Yemen . Netanyahu last week unveiled documents showing that Iran had before the 2015 deal hidden the breadth of its ...

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  • US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo promises North Korea 'prosperous' future
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo promises North Korea 'prosperous' future

US President Donald Trump's unilateral withdrawal from the Iran nuclear agreement has shown the world that he's on a mission to fulfil his election promises ... The vast majority of North Koreans are destitute, while most South Koreans enjoy the comforts and prosperity of a thriving economy and culture. North Korean President, Kim Jong-Un (R)...

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  • Israeli forces shoot dead another Palestinian
Israeli forces shoot dead another Palestinian

Deifallah, who is unemployed, said he is not afraid to die. It said incendiary kites were also launched, some of which were intercepted by Israeli drones. Named the Great March of Return, the protest action revives a longstanding demand for the right of return of Palestinian refugees to towns and villages that their families fled or were driven out...

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  • Hawaii Volcano Eruption and aftermath; dramatic visuals inside
Hawaii Volcano Eruption and aftermath; dramatic visuals inside

As long as people stay away, they will be safe, Johnson said , noting that residents are likely well aware of the potential dangers while tourists may be less so. The lodge, which has 12 rooms and 4 cottages, has had a handful of cancellations. Fresher magma may also produce lava fountains that shoot higher into the air and larger, faster-moving...

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  • Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen doesn't directly deny resignation report
Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen doesn't directly deny resignation report

In early April, he repeatedly expressed frustration with Nielsen that her department was not doing enough to close loopholes that were allowing people to flood into the country illegally, according to one official familiar with those discussions.

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  • Korea, Japan, China leaders meet over economic partnership
Korea, Japan, China leaders meet over economic partnership

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said here Thursday that new progress and lasting stable development should be made in China-Japan relationship as it returns to the normal track. At a summit between Abe and Li on Wednesday, Japan and China agreed to launch a public-private council to consider specific cooperative projects related to Beijing's One Belt, O...

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  • Europe must no longer rely on U.S. for protection: Merkel
Europe must no longer rely on U.S. for protection: Merkel

Expectations of a regional flare-up were stoked by Mr Trump's announcement on Tuesday that he was withdrawing the United States from the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and world powers. But they are at odds on economics and finance, with Merkel reluctant to take steps - such as setting up a euro zone budget - that might lead to Germany carryi...

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  • World leaders call for restraint after Israel strikes 'Iranian targets' in Syria
World leaders call for restraint after Israel strikes 'Iranian targets' in Syria

Expectations of a regional flare-up were stoked by US President Donald Trump's announcement on Tuesday he was withdrawing from the Iranian nuclear deal. " Israel has hit nearly all of Iran's infrastructure in Syria ", Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman said Thursday morning. "I hope we have finished with this round and that everybody under...

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  • Crews recover body from alligator-infested pond
Crews recover body from alligator-infested pond

According to multiple reports out of Orlando, it's possible the boy was attacked by a gator. "(I) had eyes on him the whole time and relayed his position to dispatch, and he went underwater and didn't come up", Eric Wolfe told WKMG. Williamson said no teens in the area had been reported missing. The body found Thursday morning in an alligator...

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  • Right-To-Die Advocate David Goodall Ends Life Listening To 'Ode To Joy'
Right-To-Die Advocate David Goodall Ends Life Listening To 'Ode To Joy'

What is sad is if one is prevented. Goodall, who was born in London, England, left Australia last week, arriving in Switzerland on Monday after visiting relatives in France on his way. He was not terminally ill but said he had grown exhausted of living with deteriorating health. He claims Goodall "died peacefully". " I'm looking forward to it "...

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