People

Fired FBI agent Peter Strzok files wrongful termination suit

Fired FBI agent Peter Strzok files wrongful termination suit

The FBI also deprived Strzok of his property interest in his employment without due process, in violation of his rights under the Fifth Amendment to the Constitution. The FBI has said that Bowdich, ...

by · People
Biden says Trump's 'toxic tongue' fans flames of white supremacy

Biden says Trump's 'toxic tongue' fans flames of white supremacy

In Biden's view, President Trump falls far short of the standards set by President George W. Bush, who visited a mosque shortly after 9/11, when anti-Muslim sentiment was rising, and President Obama, ...

by · People
Four Dead, Two Injured In Southern California Stabbing; Suspect Arrested

Four Dead, Two Injured In Southern California Stabbing; Suspect Arrested

The suspect's violent rampage continued as he went on to stab two more people: a woman, who was stabbed multiple times in the back while the suspect robbed an insurance company; and a man at Chevron g...

by · People
One dead after 5.9-magnitude quake jolts Taiwan

One dead after 5.9-magnitude quake jolts Taiwan

Taiwan's natural disaster monitoring bureau mentioned the quake struck early on Thursday within the Pacific Ocean about 36km southeast of the town of Yilan. No nuclear power plants or hi-tech science...

by · People
Kyrgyz ex-President Detained in Special Forces Raid

Kyrgyz ex-President Detained in Special Forces Raid

Kyrgyz special forces stand in guard at former president of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev's residence in the village of Koi-Tash, about 20 kilometers (12 miles) south of the capital, Bishkek, K...

by · People
ICE raids on MS food processing plants result in 680 arrests

ICE raids on MS food processing plants result in 680 arrests

A small group seeking information about immigrants caught up in the raids gathered Thursday morning outside one of the targeted companies: the Koch Foods Inc. Attorney's Office for the Southern Dist...

by · People
Gilroy shooter's 'target list' spurs domestic terrorism probe

Gilroy shooter's 'target list' spurs domestic terrorism probe

Bennett declined to name the organizations on the list, citing concerns about an ongoing investigation, but said the FBI is reaching out to them. Police also found on Legan's person two more 40-ro...

by · People
Pelosi: lawsuit seeking ex-White House counsel McGahn's testimony is imminent

Pelosi: lawsuit seeking ex-White House counsel McGahn's testimony is imminent

McGahn's lawyer, William Burck, said in a statement that McGahn will abide by the president's instructions absent a contrary decision from the court. "Don does not believe he witnessed any violation o...

by · People
Japan: Hiroshima marks 74th anniversary of atomic bomb

Japan: Hiroshima marks 74th anniversary of atomic bomb

Army Public School, Golconda on Tuesday observed 74th anniversary of Hiroshima Day, reminding students about the dangers of nuclear warfare and drawing lessons from horrific past for a peaceful futu...

by · People
Police Recommended Indicting Litzman for Bribery, Fraud, Breach of Trust

Police Recommended Indicting Litzman for Bribery, Fraud, Breach of Trust

Police are handing the investigation to the State Attorney, who will decide whether to formally charge Litzman. He allegedly pressured Health Ministry officials into releasing a mental health evaluati...

by · People
Sarah Palin's lawsuit against NYT reinstated

Sarah Palin's lawsuit against NYT reinstated

Probably. In 2011, Jared Lee Loughner opened fire in a supermarket parking lot, grievously wounding Representative Gabby Giffords and killing six people, including a 9-year-old girl. Sarah Palin appea...

by · People
Trump, without evidence, accuses Google of 'very illegal' action ahead of election

Trump, without evidence, accuses Google of 'very illegal' action ahead of election

U.S. President Donald Trump arrives to speak about the shootings in El Paso and Dayton in the Diplomatic Room of the White House in Washington, U.S., August 5, 2019. But at Google, even conservative...

by · People
Robert Mugabe still hospitalised in Singapore four months later

Robert Mugabe still hospitalised in Singapore four months later

Former President of Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe has been hospitalized in a Singapore Hospital, local media reported. In November, he said the ex-president was unable to walk because of ill-health and ...

by · People
Turkey, US agree to set up Syria safe zone operation centre

Turkey, US agree to set up Syria safe zone operation centre

Turkey has demanded that any safe zone be free from Kurdish forces, who it considers terrorists. Speaking at a joint news conference with his Ukrainian counterpart, Erdogan told reporters: "it was i...

by · People
United Airlines pilot arrested for suspected intoxication appears in court

United Airlines pilot arrested for suspected intoxication appears in court

The two pilots will be in police custody until their court appearance on Tuesday, Aug. 6, according to NBC News . The flight, United Airlines 162 to Newark, New Jersey, was due to leave Glasgow A...

by · People
U.S. hopes for North Korea nuclear talks despite missile tests

U.S. hopes for North Korea nuclear talks despite missile tests

The U.S.is still hoping to hold another round of nuclear talks with North Korea despite the country's recent missile tests , Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday. Tuesday's missile launch,...

by · People
Nicola Sturgeon hails 'phenomenal' new poll showing majority for Scottish independence

Nicola Sturgeon hails 'phenomenal' new poll showing majority for Scottish independence

Mr McDonnell's position appears to be in opposition to the leader of the Scottish Labour party. "There are other views within the party but that's our view". The SNP, however, are certain to put t...

by · People
Police to use mother's voice to draw out missing British teen

Police to use mother's voice to draw out missing British teen

Her family discovered her missing from her bedroom with the window left open and say they considered it a criminal matter. Che Zakaria Othman, deputy police chief in Negeri Sembilan state, said a fo...

by · People
Emoji paint job 'bullying', neighbour says

Emoji paint job 'bullying', neighbour says

The homeowner, Kathryn Kidd, is using the house as a short-term vacation rental, which is illegal in Manhattan Beach in southwestern Los Angeles County, according to one neighbor. Doll also said a cit...

by · People
United Kingdom wants to renegotiate Brexit deal with European Union

United Kingdom wants to renegotiate Brexit deal with European Union

Mr Varadkar's comments are a timely reminder that the Brexit mess is not going to disappear after October 31, that the United Kingdom and the European Union can not just divorce and hope to never see ...

by · People
The INF Treaty Is Dead

The INF Treaty Is Dead

Those are typified by the advanced DF-26 intermediate-range ballistic missile, capable of lofting both conventional and nuclear warheads, the latter to carry out a rapid retaliatory strike, and the DF...

by · People
Panic in Times Square Over Active Shooter Fear

Panic in Times Square Over Active Shooter Fear

While fears that the noises were gunshots proved incorrect, it is not surprising that many jumped to that scary conclusion, especially after the two mass shootings that took place in El Paso, Texas...

by · People
Puerto Rico's Supreme Court Rules Pierluisi Unconstitutionally Sworn In As Governor

Puerto Rico's Supreme Court Rules Pierluisi Unconstitutionally Sworn In As Governor

Jenniffer Gonzalez, the congresswoman representing Puerto Rico in Washington, said that the Senate "did the right thing by taking out the political and partisan debate so that the Supreme Court can ...

by · People
USA Today HQ in Virginia evacuated following report of armed man

USA Today HQ in Virginia evacuated following report of armed man

The publication wrote in an online post that "alarms sounded at the building as police squad cars converged on the scene". Fairfax County Police have acknowledged the reports and urged people to stay ...

by · People
Shooting down U.S. drone was gratifying: Rouhani

Shooting down U.S. drone was gratifying: Rouhani

Tension between the two countries stems from previous year when U.S. President Donald Trump withdrew from a 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers and imposed new and harsher sanctions o...

by · People
Severe thunderstorms possible across Massachusetts Wednesday

Severe thunderstorms possible across Massachusetts Wednesday

A few storms will be possible this morning, but more are expected later this afternoon. The National Weather Service is predicting a 20 percent chance of rain and a high in the lower 80s for Mo...

by · People
China warns India of consequences if Huawei is blocked

China warns India of consequences if Huawei is blocked

China is "blackmailing" India into using Huawei for its 5G infrastructure, an influential U.S. Congressman alleged on Tuesday. China has resorted to playing dirty tactics, and has warned India tha...

by · People
UN Calls on 7 States to Stop Dealing With The Myanmar Military

UN Calls on 7 States to Stop Dealing With The Myanmar Military

MEC and MEHL are involved in a diverse range of activities, including jade and ruby mining in Kachin and Shan states. The US sanctions against top commander are useful and have a cumulative ef...

by · People
After Demands for Justice Drove Her Clemency, Cyntoia Brown Released From Prison

After Demands for Justice Drove Her Clemency, Cyntoia Brown Released From Prison

Her publisher announced that Brown will release a memoir in October that will describe her traumatic childhood, how she transformed her life from behind bars and the events that led to her murder co...

by · People
Cambridge student Alana Cutland's body found — Madagascar plane fall

Cambridge student Alana Cutland's body found — Madagascar plane fall

Tragic Cambridge student Alana Cutland, 19, hurled herself out of a light aircraft over a jungle on the Indian Ocean island of Madagascar last month. Cutland, a natural sciences student, was complet...

by · People