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US prosecutors charge NY man with being Islamic State sniper

US prosecutors charge NY man with being Islamic State sniper

Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of NY said in a news release. The suspect will be presented in federal court in Brooklyn at 2 p.m. Friday before Magistrate Judge Steven Gold , when more ...

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Lucas Fowler, Australian Tourist, Feared Murdered In Canada

Lucas Fowler, Australian Tourist, Feared Murdered In Canada

Royal Canadian Mounted Police have declared the deaths to be "suspicious", and two NSW Police homicide detectives have been sent to Canada to assist. "There's access to Alberta, Yukon, into Alask...

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Protesters vent anger at NY mayor, U.S. DOJ after chokehold decision

Protesters vent anger at NY mayor, U.S. DOJ after chokehold decision

They claimed he was selling loose, untaxed cigarettes. "Mr. Garner stated, 'I can't breathe.' And I would point out that he made the statement only after he fell to the sidewalk and after Officer Pa...

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'Death Valley' Heat Wave Striking US with risky 100+ Temps

This is especially true during warm or hot weather when vehicle interiors can reach lethal temperatures in minutes. More than 200 million people in the central and eastern U.S.in total will experi...

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United Kingdom detention of Iran tanker extended despite promises for release

United Kingdom detention of Iran tanker extended despite promises for release

The head of Gibraltar's government has met privately with Iranian officials in a bid to defuse tensions surrounding the seizure of an Iranian supertanker by Royal Marines from Plymouth. The Gibraltar ...

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Man scales down 19-story building to escape high-rise inferno

Man scales down 19-story building to escape high-rise inferno

In a video captured by WPVI Action News' Chopper 6 , the man can be seen climbing down the outside of the West Philly apartment building by using the balconies and railings on each story as hand an...

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Trump disavows 'send her back' racist cry amid criticism

Trump disavows 'send her back' racist cry amid criticism

During a campaign rally yesterday, the Commander-in-Chief made a string of complaints about Ilhan Omar - one of the first two Muslim women elected to the nation's House of Representatives. Trump w...

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'Biggest explosion ever': New Zealand house destroyed in gas blast

'Biggest explosion ever': New Zealand house destroyed in gas blast

Several people have been injured after a house exploded in the New Zealand city of Christchurch. One has been flown to Middlemore Hospital in Auckland where there is a serious burns unit. Firefighters...

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Trudeau, Tusk take aim at Trump as Canada-EU trade summit concludes

Trudeau, Tusk take aim at Trump as Canada-EU trade summit concludes

Mr Tusk refused to involve himself in USA politics but insisted that Mr Trump's comments have been deeply offensive. "For me, values are much more important than trade, sorry". She also said she sta...

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Japan summons South Korean ambassador over WWII labor row

Japan summons South Korean ambassador over WWII labor row

An elderly South Korean man died on Friday after setting himself on fire outside the Japanese embassy in Seoul as a bitter diplomatic dispute over wartime forced labour compensation took a fatal tur...

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Bahrain condemns attack on Turkish diplomat

Bahrain condemns attack on Turkish diplomat

A gunman opened fire inside a Turkish-owned restaurant in Erbil on Wednesday, killing at least one Turkish diplomat stationed in Ankara's consulate. Targets such as "armaments positions, lodgings, s...

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Crowd welcomes home Congresswoman Omar at Minnesota airport

Crowd welcomes home Congresswoman Omar at Minnesota airport

Omar was born in Somalia before moving to the United States and becoming a citizen. Omar, a naturalized USA citizen, was born in Somalia, a country she and her family fled from because of a civil war ...

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Cambodia says plastic waste shipments came from US, Canada

Cambodia says plastic waste shipments came from US, Canada

This simply adds to the country's domestic issues with creating plastic waste -there's little infrastructure in place and nearly no general awareness of the pressing issue. China had made the decisio...

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Boeing 737 MAX relatives call for certification changes

Boeing 737 MAX relatives call for certification changes

Family members are calling for a full recertification of 737 MAX jets and mandatory simulator training for pilots. Boeing is working very closely with the FAA on the process they have laid out to cert...

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Athens residents flee buildings as strong quake hits Greek capital

Athens residents flee buildings as strong quake hits Greek capital

The quake was a 5.1 magnitude, according to an alert from the Euro-Mediterranean Seismological Center, and hit just after 2 p.m. local time. The Athens Institute says the quake struck at 2:38 p.m. The...

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United Kingdom may be entering full-blown recession, says budget watchdog

United Kingdom may be entering full-blown recession, says budget watchdog

The OBR's fiscal risks report highlighted the impact on the public finances of a no-deal, no-transition departure. Both Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt, the Tories fighting to become the next lead...

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Dutch State less responsible for Srebrenica in Supreme Court ruling

Dutch State less responsible for Srebrenica in Supreme Court ruling

More than 8,000 Bosnian Muslim men and boys were killed after Bosnian Serb forces attacked Srebrenica in July 1995, despite the presence of Dutch troops tasked with acting as global peacekeepers. "W...

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Jacinda Ardern says Australia's

Jacinda Ardern says Australia's "corrosive" deportation policy needs to change

At both events, she was encouraging investment into New Zealand's small and medium businesses. After speaking with Morrison, she called the policy "unjust and unfair". "She brings the issue up every...

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President Trump: We've Shot Down an Iranian Drone Threating U.S. Marines

President Trump: We've Shot Down an Iranian Drone Threating U.S. Marines

Tensions in the Gulf region are high, with fears that the United States and Iran could stumble into war. The state media later published footage of Iranian speedboats circling around the Panamania...

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Jeffrey Epstein had fake passport with 'Saudi Arabia' as place of residence

Jeffrey Epstein had fake passport with 'Saudi Arabia' as place of residence

These were all folk that at the time that wanted one thing. Jeffrey Epstein , the financier recently charged with crimes related to sex trafficking, had a foreign passport that was linked to an add...

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Australia 'deeply disappointed' by writer's detention in China

Australia 'deeply disappointed' by writer's detention in China

Yang Hengjun, author and former Chinese diplomat, who is now an Australian citizen, display a name tag in an unspecified location in Tibet, China mid-July, 2014 in this social media image. Australia...

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Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' sentenced to life in prison

Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' sentenced to life in prison

He has been held in solitary confinement in the Metropolitan Correctional Center, a fortress-like jail in lower Manhattan. There also were reports Guzman was itching to testify in his own defense ...

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Sudan military rulers, opposition sign transition deal

Sudan military rulers, opposition sign transition deal

According to the agreement the opposition will choose a prime minister and form the next cabinet while the military will select the head of the Sovereign Council who will lead it for 21 months before ...

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'El Chapo' Gets Life, Likely Headed To Supermax In Florence

'El Chapo' Gets Life, Likely Headed To Supermax In Florence

According to The Associated Press , Guzman complained Wednesday before he was sentenced about his living conditions and the trial process, calling it unfair and saying the judge failed to adequate...

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NAB arrests former Pak PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi in LNG case

NAB arrests former Pak PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi in LNG case

Mr. Abbasi, who served as the Prime Minister from August 2017 to May 2018, had come to Lahore from Islamabad to hold a press conference but he was arrested before reaching the venue of the event. ...

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Militants attack police headquarters in Afghanistan’s Kandahar

Militants attack police headquarters in Afghanistan’s Kandahar

Baheer Ahmadi, the spokesman for the Kandahar provincial governor, said that 12 people had been killed, including nine civilians and three police officers. The Taliban claimed the attack, saying USA...

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United States warship destroyed Iranian drone, says Trump

United States warship destroyed Iranian drone, says Trump

The State Department also said that the US would continue to work closely with American allies to ensure the regime's actions "do not further disrupt maritime security and global commerce ". "A f...

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President Trump says he will nominate Eugene Scalia for labor secretary

President Trump says he will nominate Eugene Scalia for labor secretary

Gene has led a life of great success in the legal and labor field and is highly respected not only as a lawyer, but as a lawyer with great experience'. Under the Epstein deal, prosecutors reduced his ...

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Democratic Congresswomen Condemn President for his Racist Comments

Democratic Congresswomen Condemn President for his Racist Comments

Prime Minister Theresa May has lambasted President Donald Trump for saying a group of Democratic lawmakers, most of whom were born in the U.S., should "go back" to their countries. Omar in February ap...

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Omar Introduces Anti-Israel Resolution

Omar Introduces Anti-Israel Resolution

In committee remarks Wednesday , Rep. Zeldin described the BDS movement as "a blatantly anti-Israel and anti-Semitic effort that seeks to delegitimize Israel and attack supporters of Israel". "Followi...

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