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Teen accused of killing Italian cop claims it was self-defense

Teen accused of killing Italian cop claims it was self-defense

Police say that 18-year-old Gabriel Christian Natale-Hjorth and 19-year-old Finnegan Lee Elder stole a backpack from a drug dealer after he sold them $100 worth of aspirin powder instead of cocaine....

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Natural resources depleted faster than Earth's renegeration capacity in 2019

Natural resources depleted faster than Earth's renegeration capacity in 2019

In very cool, very normal news, we've already used up our allowance for natural resources - including water, soil, and clean air - for all of 2019. This means that the earth's population is now co...

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NY tightens law for gun background checks, bans bump stocks

NY tightens law for gun background checks, bans bump stocks

He also noted in a statement following the signing that his first attempt at "expanding decriminalization" was in 2013. The law will take effect in 30 days. "Communities of color have been dispr...

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Rohingya refugees press citizenship demands in talks with Myanmar

Rohingya refugees press citizenship demands in talks with Myanmar

Mohibullah said they proposed that the Myanmar delegation, who reached Cox's Bazar on Friday, return after two months after taking recognition of their rightful demands. Meanwhile, Nay San Lwin, campa...

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US, China revive trade talks with low hopes for progress

US, China revive trade talks with low hopes for progress

Trade Representative (USTR), told the Hong Kong-based newspaper. China has shipped 1.62 million tonnes of previously purchased USA soybeans since the Osaka meeting, less than the several millions t...

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Four students shot dead at Sudan protest: opposition medics

Four students shot dead at Sudan protest: opposition medics

Four school children and one adult were killed by unknown snipers during an anti-government protest in central Sudan , a doctors' association said Monday. Protesters want an independent inquiry, sayi...

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PM Narendra Modi on Discovery Channel's Man Vs Wild!

PM Narendra Modi on Discovery Channel's Man Vs Wild!

The count has decreased drastically from 46 to 19 in Chhattisgarh. We have started taking water and prey augmentation measures in tiger habitats and reserves. But a lot more needs to be done, expert...

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5 protesters shot dead in Sudan: Medics

5 protesters shot dead in Sudan: Medics

That is the main demand of a nationwide protest movement that led to the April ouster of longtime leader Omar al-Bashir and has since demanded that the generals who took his place cede power to civi...

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New Met Office warning for thunderstorms and heavy rain

New Met Office warning for thunderstorms and heavy rain

Light rain showers will continue on Wednesday , with highs of 20C (68F) and lows of 13C (55.4F). The Met Office has forecast a significant change in the weather as showers and chance of thunderstor...

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Family Caught Stealing Items From Bali Hotel Rooms, Offers to Pay Staff

Family Caught Stealing Items From Bali Hotel Rooms, Offers to Pay Staff

Casually stealing hand washes, room artefacts, hair dryers from a hotel room in Bali". The conversation heard in the video indicates that the Indian family had failed to impress the hotel staff wi...

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Pakistan plane crash leaves at least 17 dead after homes destroyed

Pakistan plane crash leaves at least 17 dead after homes destroyed

The army personnel who died in the plane crash included Lt Col Saqib and Wasim, Naib Subedar Afzal, Hawaldar Ibne Amin and Rahmat. More details are awaited. Rawalpindi is close to the capital Islam...

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National Hurricane Center: Two Tropical Cyclones May Form Over Atlantic

National Hurricane Center: Two Tropical Cyclones May Form Over Atlantic

Orlando Sentinel discussed that a tropical wave developing in the southeast Caribbean sea has a 20 percent chance of becoming a tropical system over the course of the next 5 days. While development in...

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5 dead, 2 injured in double shootings at Wisconsin homes

5 dead, 2 injured in double shootings at Wisconsin homes

Those victims were a woman, a man and a juvenile male, local station WQOW reported . CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. (AP) - Authorities in northwestern Wisconsin say shootings at two homes have left five peop...

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Johnson sets up 'war cabinet' to deliver Brexit

Johnson sets up 'war cabinet' to deliver Brexit

This followed comments by senior ministers on Sunday that the government was working on the assumption that the European Union would not renegotiate its withdrawal deal, so it was ramping up preparati...

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Ryanair 1Q 2020 net profit down 21% on lower fares, higher costs

Ryanair 1Q 2020 net profit down 21% on lower fares, higher costs

Ryanair said the drop in fares had been partially offset by 14% higher ancillary revenue, such as from baggage, food and other fees. The Luton-based airline also fully consolidated costs from its ac...

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Vietnam seizes 125-kg of rhino horn hidden in plaster

Vietnam seizes 125-kg of rhino horn hidden in plaster

The communist state is both a consumption hub and a popular transit point for the multibillion dollar trade in animal parts. The suspect, named Nguyen Huu Hue, was arrested on Thursday (25th July) ...

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French digital tax plan turns into a spat with Trump over wine

French digital tax plan turns into a spat with Trump over wine

Responding to Mr Trump's threat, French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said yesterday that France would proceed with taxing revenues of big technology firms and urged the United States not to bring...

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Pilgrimage tourism gathers steam with Amarnath Yatra, months after Kumbh

Pilgrimage tourism gathers steam with Amarnath Yatra, months after Kumbh

The journey, which began on July 1, will continue till Shravan Purnima on August 15. With the safety of pilgrims of utmost importance, authorities chose to take no chances and wait for weather condi...

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President Trump to sign 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund bill Monday

President Trump to sign 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund bill Monday

On Monday at the Rose Garden bill signing ceremony, he said he had spent a lot of time with first responders . The president praised the first responders for running into the wreckage on Septembe...

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Two US service members killed in Afghanistan

Two US service members killed in Afghanistan

US President Donald Trump wants to begin withdrawing troops from Afghanistan before the 2020 election, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Monday. We're not just negotiating with the Taliban . S...

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Shark attack victim goes to bar instead of hospital after being bitten

Shark attack victim goes to bar instead of hospital after being bitten

The friend had grainy footage that appeared to show the surfer struggling as he was attacked by what they believe was a spinner or blacktip shark measuring more than one metre. "This shark just came o...

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Child killed after being pushed in front of train in Germany

Child killed after being pushed in front of train in Germany

According to Reuters, the man also pushed the boy's mother but she survived. The mother was able to escape but the boy was hit and run over by the train and suffered fatal injuries. The suspect was ...

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Death toll in attack at Afghan political office rises to 20

Death toll in attack at Afghan political office rises to 20

The talks can be hosted by a European nation, and a 15-person negotiating team is now being formed, he said. "The peace process is continuing and we fully support the efforts of the government Afgh...

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RCMP searching for murder suspects in York Landing, Man.

RCMP searching for murder suspects in York Landing, Man.

There have been no new sightings of the suspects, and even though police don't think they've left, they say the possibility remains that they managed to somehow sneak out, or that they've changed th...

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4 people found dead in Markham home; man in custody

4 people found dead in Markham home; man in custody

York Regional Police said officers discovered the bodies Sunday afternoon while responding to a 911 call about possible injuries at the home. Police also have not said if the accused knew the victi...

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Sudan paramilitaries involved in deadly June 3 raid: probe

Sudan paramilitaries involved in deadly June 3 raid: probe

Saeed, however, said nine senior officers, including two major generals from the Rapid Support Forces (RSF), have violated the orders. Sudanese prosecutors on Saturday said the country's ruling gene...

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Prime Minister Boris Johnson visits Faslane ahead of meeting with Nicola Sturgeon

Prime Minister Boris Johnson visits Faslane ahead of meeting with Nicola Sturgeon

When Johnson entered the black door of No. 10 Downing Street last week as Britain's new prime minister , he was the first for almost half a century to do so unaccompanied by a spouse. On the suppor...

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At least 52 dead in Brazil prison clash

At least 52 dead in Brazil prison clash

At least 16 prisoners were decapitated and dozens more were killed during a prison riot in Brazil. Two prison officers who were taken hostage have since been freed. The count of victims could rise...

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Indian teenager who accused politician of rape injured in crash

Indian teenager who accused politician of rape injured in crash

Why has this man not been expelled from their party even when his name is in the latest FIR in the Unnao rape case?" tweeted Priyanka Gandhi, who has been spearheading the attack on Kuldeep Sengar...

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Russian Opposition Leader Alexei Navalny rushed to hospital, 'may have been poisoned'

Russian Opposition Leader Alexei Navalny rushed to hospital, 'may have been poisoned'

Police on Sunday night detained about 10 people, including journalists, who had gathered in front of the hospital where Navalny was being treated. A doctor at the hospital told the Interfax ne...

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