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Airliner Slides Off Runway Into River in Jacksonville, Florida

The plane was a military contract flight travelling from the Naval Air Station at Guantanamo Bay , the Federal Aviation Authority said. News media in Jacksonville Florida is reporting a Boeing 7...

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Stephen Colbert Fantasizes About Choking Attorney General William Barr

Stephen Colbert Fantasizes About Choking Attorney General William Barr

Harris might be partially responsible for Barr's decision, announced after the hearing , not to appear at the House Judiciary Committee to be questioned by committee counsel. The committee wants acce...

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North Korea fires an unidentified short-range missile

North Korea fires an unidentified short-range missile

An image released by North Korea of earlier live firing exercises. The North "fired a number of short-range missiles from its Hodo peninsula near the east coast town of Wonsan to the northeastern ...

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Cyclone Fani slams eastern coast of India with 150 miles per hour winds

Cyclone Fani slams eastern coast of India with 150 miles per hour winds

AFP correspondents in the resort said it was a near ghost town, with trees already torn down and water levels rising even before Cyclone Fani's arrival. Local media reports said water began flowing...

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Putin expands list of Ukrainians for fast-tracked Russian passports

Putin expands list of Ukrainians for fast-tracked Russian passports

The initial decree, simplifying the procedure for obtaining a Russian passport for residents of Ukraine's insurgent Donetsk and Luhansk regions, was signed by Putin on April 24. Zelensky, in response,...

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Video Shows ‘Hero’ 8-Year-Old Save Sister from Attempted Kidnapping

Video Shows ‘Hero’ 8-Year-Old Save Sister from Attempted Kidnapping

In the video, the vehicle is seen being driven away from the emergency room entrance just as a passenger-side door swings open. Surveillance footage of the incident posted on Facebook by the Midd...

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Trump and Putin spoke by phone, discussed Mueller report

Trump and Putin spoke by phone, discussed Mueller report

President Donald Trump spoke with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday about nuclear weapons, the possibility of getting China into a three-party arms control pact and the ongoing crisis i...

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Rep. Adam Schiff plans to refer Erik Prince's testimony to DOJ

Rep. Adam Schiff plans to refer Erik Prince's testimony to DOJ

An attorney for Prince, Matthew L. Schwartz, insisted Tuesday "there's nothing new here for the Department of Justice to consider". Schiff said Prince testified to the House Intelligence Committee...

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San Francisco sues Trump over conscience rights

San Francisco sues Trump over conscience rights

In preparing the final rule, HHS OCR officials have hosted at least six meetings in the past month with various stakeholders, including supporters and opponents of abortion rights, according to recor...

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Thousands Used May Day To Protest Against Macron's Policies

Thousands Used May Day To Protest Against Macron's Policies

The main union protest on Wednesday runs from Montparnasse train station in Paris to the Place d'Italie station in southern Paris . Yellow vests have joined the traditional May Day union ma...

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Democrats amplify pressure on Trump as Pelosi accuses Barr of 'crime'

Democrats amplify pressure on Trump as Pelosi accuses Barr of 'crime'

A growing chorus of Democrats are calling for the removal of attorney general William Barr , be it voluntarily or by force, days after his contentious testimony on Capitol Hill. I mean, I'm living re...

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Mike Pompeo calls Ilhan Omar's comments on Venezuela 'disgusting'

Mike Pompeo calls Ilhan Omar's comments on Venezuela 'disgusting'

Maduro, a socialist who retains the support of Russia, Cuba and China, calls Guaido a US -backed puppet seeking to orchestrate a coup against him. Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez talks...

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Pelosi accuses Barr of lying to Congress:

Pelosi accuses Barr of lying to Congress: "That's a crime"

And he thought he didn't present it properly. "And Barr said he basically did represent properly", Manchin told the outlet. "And since Russian Federation is clearly backing Republicans , why don't we...

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Nottingham City Council Local Election Results 2019

Nottingham City Council Local Election Results 2019

In Wirral , overall Labour lost two seats, putting the council into no overall control. Tory and Labour MPs have expressed frustration over their respective leadership's handling of Brexit afte...

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Visitor crosses barrier and falls 70 feet into Hawaii volcano’s crater

Visitor crosses barrier and falls 70 feet into Hawaii volcano’s crater

Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park rangers and rescue personnel from Hawai'i County Fire Department rescued a man who had fallen into Kīlauea caldera late this evening. "Conditions are a factor for our t...

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Top Democrat threatens to hold Attorney General Barr in contempt

Top Democrat threatens to hold Attorney General Barr in contempt

The duelling statements marked a sharp escalation in the conflict between the White House and Democrats who control the House of Representatives. The report detailed numerous occasions in which Trum...

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Three-eyed snake found on roadside in Australia

Three-eyed snake found on roadside in Australia

Concise News reports that the Northern Territory Parks and Wildlife Service shared the picture of the baby carpet python - nicknamed Monty Python - which had a third eye on top of its head, on Faceb...

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New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and partner get engaged

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and partner get engaged

Speculations about impending nuptials for the couple have been swirling for the past week or so, and Ardern was spotted at an official ceremony at Pike River today with a diamond ring on her left hand...

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Attorney General William Barr a No-Show at House Judiciary Committee Testimony

Attorney General William Barr a No-Show at House Judiciary Committee Testimony

Nadler's comments indicated that Democrats are prepared to escalate a showdown with Trump's administration, which has resisted their demands for documents and information on a wide range of topics, ...

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Stresses Federal Funding in Infrastructure Plan

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Stresses Federal Funding in Infrastructure Plan

While the poll says a majority of voters believe Trump committed a crime before taking office, they say 69% - 29% that Congress should not begin impeachment proceedings. Mick Mulvaney says that he t...

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Ugandan pop star and critic of President Museveni freed on bail

Ugandan pop star and critic of President Museveni freed on bail

Court presided by Grade one magistrate Esther Nahilya granted Kyagulanyi a one million shillings cash bail. He presented fellow MPs Patrick Nsamba (Kassanda North), Gaffa Mbwatekamwa (Kasambya Count...

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White House wants $4.5 billion in emergency border funding

White House wants $4.5 billion in emergency border funding

The DHS official said the new program will determine whether the use of Rapid DNA - a two-hour procedure in which a cheek swab is processed in a portable DNA analysis instrument - on the border is fea...

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Princess Charlotte looks just like the Queen in these new photos

Princess Charlotte looks just like the Queen in these new photos

The young royal's full name is Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana and her official title is Her Royal Highness Princess Charlotte of Cambridge. Charlotte smiles at the camera as she confidently ...

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Baltimore Mayor Resigns Amid Scandal Over Self-Published Children’s Books

Baltimore Mayor Resigns Amid Scandal Over Self-Published Children’s Books

He promised to be focused on having the government provide "essential services" to citizens. On March 20, Pugh told the Sun that she had not distributed her books besides the 100,000 sold to UMM...

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Indians portray Masood Azhar terror listing as ‘diplomatic win’

Indians portray Masood Azhar terror listing as ‘diplomatic win’

The committee on the Islamic State and Al-Qaeda announced in a press release the designation of Azhar over his organisation's ties to Al-Qaeda. This means that Azhar is now subject to a travel ban , ...

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Facebook Bans Alex Jones, Yiannopoulos, Other Far-Right Figures

Facebook Bans Alex Jones, Yiannopoulos, Other Far-Right Figures

Also banned from Facebook going forward is Louis Farrakhan , leader of the Nation of Islam, who has been criticized for his frequent antisemitic remarks. "Hopefully, other prominent conservatives wil...

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Call Amber Guyger Made After Shooting Botham Jean Released

Call Amber Guyger Made After Shooting Botham Jean Released

I'm done". The claim that Guyger entered Mr. Jean's apartment by mistake has not been seriously disputed by prosecutors or by the Jean family. The station didn't say how they obtained the recording. G...

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Fired UK defense chief denies tie to Huawei leak

Fired UK defense chief denies tie to Huawei leak

Williamson , 42, insisted he was not the source of the leak . Britain's already splintered government was rocked by the scandal last month over who leaked news that May was to let Huawei develop ...

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China sentences 6 foreigners for drugs; Canadian gets death

China sentences 6 foreigners for drugs; Canadian gets death

The Canadian were among 11 people sentenced to death over drugs in China. A Chinese court has sentenced a Canadian citizen to death for drug offences, placing further strain on relations between...

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Trumps sue to quash congressional bank subpoenas

Trumps sue to quash congressional bank subpoenas

Waters and Schiff in a joint statement called the lawsuit part of Trump's "unprecedented stonewalling" of congressional oversight. On Monday the president and three of his children filed suit in ...

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