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PETITION: Fire State Wildlife Official Who Brutally Killed An Entire Baboon Family

PETITION: Fire State Wildlife Official Who Brutally Killed An Entire Baboon Family

Blake Fischer, a fish and game commissioner in Idaho, emailed his friends and colleagues pictures of more than a dozen animals that he had killed on a hunting trip to Namibia. "I didn't do anything il...

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Toddler found dead was stabbed, placed in oven, and baked, sheriff says

Toddler found dead was stabbed, placed in oven, and baked, sheriff says

Williams said Jones' brother found Floyd's body Monday night and called police in Shaw. The state pathologist will have to determine if the child was dead prior to being placed into the oven or vice...

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Union minister MJ Akbar quits over #MeToo allegations

Union minister MJ Akbar quits over #MeToo allegations

In a brief statement announcing his resignation, Akbar said he deemed it appropriate to fight the charges against him legally in a personal capacity, only two days after defying calls for his resign...

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Hate crime linked to religion doubled in three years

Hate crime linked to religion doubled in three years

Religious hate crime in the 2017/18 period in total was up 40% from the previous year, the Home Office report found with a total of 8,336 offenses. Crimes targeted at people due to their sexual or...

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Iranian Border Guards Kidnapped on Pakistani Border

Iranian Border Guards Kidnapped on Pakistani Border

The IRGC did not say how many were kidnapped, but IRNA quoted an unnamed official as saying that 14 people had been kidnapped in the village of Lulakdan near Mirjaveh around 4 a.m. In September, the R...

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USA military says 60 militants killed in Somalia airstrike

USA military says 60 militants killed in Somalia airstrike

In June, an American commando was killed during an attack in southern Somalia that also wounded four United States military members and a Somali soldier, officials said at the time. The U.S. on Tuesda...

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Female reporters attacked near Sabarimala temple in dispute over ban on women

Female reporters attacked near Sabarimala temple in dispute over ban on women

The devotees, most of whom were men, earlier surrounded and intimidated female journalists, including one from AFP . Two female reporters, working for Republic TV and Aaj Tak, were injured when t...

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Syria says it's ready to fight for Idlib if extremists reject deal

Syria says it's ready to fight for Idlib if extremists reject deal

That prompted a chorus of worldwide warnings against an offensive. "We have to wait, but at the same time, our troops are still ready around Idlib ", Muallem said. Tahrir al-Sham, an extremist al...

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European Union calls for new proposals from Theresa May to break Brexit deadlock

European Union calls for new proposals from Theresa May to break Brexit deadlock

In a letter to EU leaders, European Council President Donald Tusk said: "The European Council will start on Wednesday evening with a debate on Brexit". The brick wall those talks hit over the Irish bo...

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Israeli jets strike Gaza in response to Palestinian rockets

Israeli jets strike Gaza in response to Palestinian rockets

A rocket was sacked on Israel from the Gaza strip early Wednesday, the Israeli army and police said, causing damage in a southern city. The wounded were taken to nearby hospitals, Gaza's Health Minist...

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Two Koreas pledge to boost ties

Two Koreas pledge to boost ties

South Korean president Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Mongolia had offered to host Trump and Kim for their landmark summit in June, but they ended up picking Singapore, where they ...

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Starting today, Canada is now world’s largest legal marijuana marketplace

Starting today, Canada is now world’s largest legal marijuana marketplace

Mr. Power had waited not just hours - but years - for the chance, after more than three decades of black-market marijuana purchases. "There's a tear in my eye". But critics say it will lead to an incr...

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Pakistan hangs child killer after death sparked riots

Pakistan hangs child killer after death sparked riots

Pakistani authorities on Wednesday (Oct 17) executed a man convicted of raping and murdering a six-year-old girl, in an incident that shocked the country and sparked riots earlier this year. It sh...

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Cannibal cookies? Student accused of baking grandmother’s ashes and feeding classmates

Cannibal cookies? Student accused of baking grandmother’s ashes and feeding classmates

Paul Doroshov confirmed that there is an open investigation into an incident that took place two weeks ago at Da Vinci Charter Academy High School in Davis, California. That student's mother says she...

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Cruz, O'Rourke trade barbs in Senate debate

Cruz, O'Rourke trade barbs in Senate debate

O'Rourke has repeatedly called for civility, going so far as to tweet in support of Cruz when Cruz and his wife, Heidi, were chased out of a restaurant by protesters in Washington, D.C. O'Rourke said ...

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Russian Federation terror attack: Explosion at college kills 13 and injures 50

Russian Federation terror attack: Explosion at college kills 13 and injures 50

Russian Federation annexed Crimea from Ukraine in 2014, a move that was deemed illegal the European Union and United States and that triggered global sanctions. Eyewitnesses said ambulances and other ...

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Sen. Elizabeth Warren's DNA claim inflames some Native Americans

Sen. Elizabeth Warren's DNA claim inflames some Native Americans

Following yesterday's impromptu press conference, in which Trump gave his Who Cares? response to Warren's just-announced DNA results , Warren quickly turned the president's words into a fundraising...

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Cannabis Countdown: Line-ups the day before legalization over supply concerns

Cannabis Countdown: Line-ups the day before legalization over supply concerns

Cannabis NL expected 22 stores to open on October 17, but not all opted to open in the middle of the night to commemorate the event. "Now that our neighbor to the north is opening its legal cannabi...

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Australian US Embassy Apologizes After Accidentally Sending Out Cat Picture

Australian US Embassy Apologizes After Accidentally Sending Out Cat Picture

It is unknown how widely the invite to the "cat pajama-jam" was circulated. The employee accidentally sent e-mail invitations to non-existent meeting and a photograph of a cat in pajamas and with co...

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EU leaders prepare hardball Brexit summit choice for May

EU leaders prepare hardball Brexit summit choice for May

Loiseau said "everything is on the table" and France had set up the mechanisms to pass emergency legislation to deal with the chaos expected in the event of "no deal". "The extension and two-tier back...

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Police Investigate Letter Containing Ricin Threat Sent To Collins' Home

Police Investigate Letter Containing Ricin Threat Sent To Collins' Home

Daffron, their dog, and parts of their home were quarantined while the crime lab undertook an analysis of the premises". The university, with a modest 2,400 undergrad students now registered for cla...

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Lawmakers pledge to rebuild damaged Air Force base

Lawmakers pledge to rebuild damaged Air Force base

Brian Laidlaw, commander of the base's 325th Fighter Wing, stated on October 13. "Each of us stand ready to work with the Air Force to rebuild Tyndall AFB and advocate for the resources needed t...

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Annual US budget deficit hits $779 bn, highest since 2012: US Treasury

Annual US budget deficit hits $779 bn, highest since 2012: US Treasury

Total government borrowing increased by USD 1 trillion in the latest fiscal year to USD 15.75 trillion, including USD 779 billion to finance the deficit. Tax revenues were flat during 2018 and cor...

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Jared Kushner paid little income tax for years using legal manoeuvre

Jared Kushner paid little income tax for years using legal manoeuvre

The Times' deep dive into Kushner's legal maneuvering comes almost a year after the addition to the tax bill - shortly before its passage - of a provision allowing for multimillion-dollar perks for r...

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Uncertainty plagues United Kingdom talks with European Union over Brexit

Uncertainty plagues United Kingdom talks with European Union over Brexit

The border impasse makes it is nearly impossible that European Union leaders will reach a Brexit deal at their summit, which begins Wednesday. Loiseau said "everything is on the table" and France ha...

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Air Force Pilot Involved in Su-27 Crash in Ukraine, Fate Unknown

Air Force Pilot Involved in Su-27 Crash in Ukraine, Fate Unknown

A statement said it "can confirm a USA service member was involved in this incident", but stopped short of confirming the American's death. The crash occurred in the Vinnytsia region, around 180 k...

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Two dead, girl missing in Barron County

Two dead, girl missing in Barron County

She is considered "missing and endangered". The caller said she was accompanied by two well-dressed men with beards who weighed between 200 and 250 pounds. Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald sai...

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Australia open to recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital, moving embassy

Australia open to recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital, moving embassy

Anwar said , Australia should not condone any act that supports injustice and has urged all ASEAN countries to oppose any such move. "This is a regular part of our management of these foreign affai...

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President Trump campaigns for GOP Congressman in Ky. race

President Trump campaigns for GOP Congressman in Ky. race

But the president spent only a fraction of the evening rally talking about Barr, focusing instead on McConnell and the confirmation of more than 80 judges to the federal bench during the current Congr...

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Boko Haram executes detained aid worker, Hauwa Leman

Boko Haram executes detained aid worker, Hauwa Leman

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed , said the federal government did everything to spare Liman's life. An aid worker with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC ) has b...

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