• British driver totals Ferrari an hour after purchase
British driver totals Ferrari an hour after purchase

In a Facebook post, police said they were amazed to find the "very lucky" driver, who was not identified, with only minor cuts and bruises. According to Mashable , the witness to the accident told the police officers who arrived on the scene that the driver was not speeding, which begs the question, 'What the hell happened?'.

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  • US Tests Missile Defense System To 'Stay Ahead' Of Threats
US Tests Missile Defense System To 'Stay Ahead' Of Threats

Hundreds flee each year to China and make it to Thailand after an overland journey, from where they are usually sent on to South Korea . Beijing has continued to urge for talks regarding North Korea , whereas Washington and its allies have stressed on the need to increase sanctions , both unilaterally and through the UN.

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  • Second video emerges showing Baltimore Police officers 'planting drugs' during arrest
Second video emerges showing Baltimore Police officers 'planting drugs' during arrest

Nobody responds, and the officer reaches in and locates a bag that appears to contain drugs right by where the prior officer was. An officer allegedly plants something in the vehicle, and then the others discover the drugs, the video shows.

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  • California 'Obamacare' prices jump 12.5 percent
California 'Obamacare' prices jump 12.5 percent

Covered California's Tuesday pricing announcement comes during a moment of uncertainty in the USA health care system. "Californians throughout the state will continue to be able to buy health insurance through Covered California, where most consumers are eligible for a premium subsidy", continued Jones.

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  • Iraqi Delegation to Investigate Embassy Attack
Iraqi Delegation to Investigate Embassy Attack

The Afghan Inteiror Ministry said the attack was brought to an end with all the attackers killed four hours after the assault began. Two police officials say the vehicle bomb exploded outside the embassy, followed by an attempt by gunmen to enter the building, which is located in the center of the Afghan capital.

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  • Niagara River's black water result of 'routine maintenance'
Niagara River's black water result of 'routine maintenance'

About 14 million tourists take in The Falls every year. The Niagara Falls is the collective name for three waterfalls - Horseshoe Falls, the American Falls, and the Bridal Veil Falls - that sit on the border between the province of Ontario in Canada and the state of NY in the US.

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  • A Chinese ride-sharing company invests in Estonia's Taxify
A Chinese ride-sharing company invests in Estonia's Taxify

According to Didi Chuxing founder and CEO Will Cheng Wei, Taxify offers an innovative and high-quality mobile service on very different markets. Powered by AI (artificial intelligence) technologies, DiDi now offers mobility services to over 400 million users in more than 400 cities in China.

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  • Big Orange aims to make Goodwood Cup history
Big Orange aims to make Goodwood Cup history

Andrea Atzeni , aboard Stradivarius , took the inside route after finding a clear path and rather easily got by Big Orange. Add that to 50-1 Breton Rock in the Lennox Stakes, 100-1 victor of the maiden Thechildren'strust and the 33-1 success of El Astronaute, and the bookies were laughing.

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  • Councils concerned with 'significant cost' of replacing building cladding
Councils concerned with 'significant cost' of replacing building cladding

Concerns on the trauma unit include the cladding on the building - and if it's a fire hazard, insufficient fire breaks between floors and fears that some patients will be unable to get out quickly enough in an emergency. However, the outpatient unit on the building's ground floor could safely remain in use while improvements were carried out, and i...

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  • SCANA, Santee Cooper Abandon VC Summer AP1000 Nuclear Units, Citing High Costs
SCANA, Santee Cooper Abandon VC Summer AP1000 Nuclear Units, Citing High Costs

For Santee Cooper , the decision was based "in large part on a comprehensive analysis of detailed schedule and cost data, from both project contractor Westinghouse Electric Co. WLTX reports that 5,000 people have lost their jobs. Since 2008, after the VC Summer project financial justification was developed, reviewed and approved, the USA nat...

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  • Trump threatens to slash insurance subsidies again
Trump threatens to slash insurance subsidies again

He has characterized these payments as a "bailout" for insurance companies, but the payments subsidize the cost of insurance for millions of sick and low-income Americans. On Wednesday, Anthem, the second-largest insurer in the United States, said it might leave more markets in 2018. It was the third GOP health care bill to fail in almost as many...

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  • Driver, 19, killed after fatal Highway 6 collision: OPP
Driver, 19, killed after fatal Highway 6 collision: OPP

One person was trapped and four others were transported to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The rider was without vital signs when emergency crews arrived on scene, Ontario Provincial Police spokesperson Sgt. All cars involved were destroyed and debris was scattered across the highway. The highway was closed in both directions for 1...

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  • Kushner on Middle East: 'I don't know' what makes administration's approach unique
Kushner on Middle East: 'I don't know' what makes administration's approach unique

Kushner told interns that the White House is "thinking about what the right end state is" and trying to work "logically" on the knotty decades-old problem. "They thought we colluded, but we couldn't even collude with our local offices", Kushner said, according to the website. The senior advisor was also asked about special counsel Robert Muelle...

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  • Gold Cartier lunar module replica stolen from museum
Gold Cartier lunar module replica stolen from museum

A heist at the Neil Armstrong Air and Space Museum in OH has resulted in the theft of a solid-gold space module replica along with many other valuable items. In a statement , the Wapakoneta police department said that they received a call of an alarm at the museum being triggered at 11:59 pm Eastern on Friday.

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  • Kelly threatened to resign after Trump fired Comey
Kelly threatened to resign after Trump fired Comey

Comey told him not to resign, one unnamed source said. Comey learned of his dismissal on May 9 from televisions tuned to the news as he was addressing the workforce at the Federal Bureau of Investigation office in Los Angeles, law enforcement sources said at the time.

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  • Ex-Gov. Deval Patrick gets Obama push for 2020 White House run
Ex-Gov. Deval Patrick gets Obama push for 2020 White House run

Will former Mass. governor Deval Patrick throw his hat into the ring as a candidate for president in 2020? Former President Barack Obama's inner circle is encouraging Deval Patrick , a former MA governor, to run for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2020, according to Politico's Off Message podcast .

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  • Trump Lashes Out at China on North Korea
Trump Lashes Out at China on North Korea

North Korea on Friday conducted its second test this month of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM). Further sanctions on the regime are expected from Washington. Any new U.N. Security Council resolution "that does not significantly increase the global pressure on North Korea is of no value", Haley said, adding that Japan and South Kor...

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  • Mother-of-two dies after botched butt job
Mother-of-two dies after botched butt job

Latesha leaves behind two daughters, ages 13 and 8. AUTHORITIES ARE looking into a botched surgery that left a NY woman dead two days before her 32nd birthday. The clinic responded by placing her in the shower twice before sending her away. "I think her feet and stuff was blue", Tymel said. He added that his sister would never have undergone ...

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  • Two deputies shot in Yuba County, suspect on the loose
Two deputies shot in Yuba County, suspect on the loose

The suspect has not been secured, the Sheriff's Department said. Officials say the deputies were responding along Marysville Road to reports of an "agitated and possibly armed subject". The shooting comes a day after two police officers were shot and wounded almost 200 miles south in the central California city of Los Banos during a struggle with...

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  • Jeff Flake: Republicans 'In Denial' About Trump
Jeff Flake: Republicans 'In Denial' About Trump

Jeff Flake told MSNBC's "Morning Joe" on Tuesday. "To carry on in the spring of 2017 as if what was happening was anything approaching normalcy required a determined suspension of critical faculties. Trump himself would later admit Obama was born in the U.S. When we couldn't argue that we were the party of limited government anymore, then tha...

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  • Mass. Gov. Baker Proposes Bill to Stiffen Immigration Enforcement
Mass. Gov. Baker Proposes Bill to Stiffen Immigration Enforcement

The bill was filed in response to a recent decision by the state Supreme Judicial Court. The court ruled that state and local officials lack the statutory power to comply with requests from ICE. Public Safety Secretary Daniel Bennett said Baker's proposal does not allow police to enforce federal immigration law. Any detention in excess of 12 ...

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  • Amazon's 'Black America' Will Present An Alternate-Alternate America Than HBO's 'Confederate'
Amazon's 'Black America' Will Present An Alternate-Alternate America Than HBO's 'Confederate'

But as a show that isn't even in development yet, there are only so many outraged tweets and hot takes people can write before we resign to the fact that this series is happening despite the many red flags that have popped up around it. According to Deadline , Black America has been in the early stages of development for well over a year now, an...

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  • Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter: DG Vanzara, MN Dinesh acquitted by CBI court
Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter: DG Vanzara, MN Dinesh acquitted by CBI court

I do not want to say anything about it. DG Vanzara , the controversial ex-DGP of Gujarat who is an accused in at least three instances of fake encounters that took place in the state when Narendra Modi was chief minister - was, on Tuesday, discharged by a special CBI court in Mumbai in the much publicised Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case....

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  • Lyft snags former Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett as newest board member
Lyft snags former Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett as newest board member

Lyft announced on Monday the former senior adviser to President Barack Obama has joined its board. The appointment marks the latest move by a DC insider to a Silicon Valley company. Uber has seen a whirlwind of scandals with its drivers and staff that ultimately led to the departure of its co-founder and CEO Travis Kalanick last month.

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  • Senate confirms new Federal Bureau of Investigation director Christopher Wray - RT America
Senate confirms new Federal Bureau of Investigation director Christopher Wray - RT America

Comey in May. The vote comes roughly two months after the Atlanta-based former federal prosecutor was tapped to lead the agency , which is now investigating Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. Trump roiled Washington in May, firing Comey in the midst of his 10-year term as the FBI was investigating Russia's role in the electi...

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  • Father pleads guilty to killing 5-year-old son after Disneyland trip
Father pleads guilty to killing 5-year-old son after Disneyland trip

Aramazd's family openly wept as the prosecutor read the charges against Andressian, who will be sentenced to 25 years to life behind bars when he makes his next court appearance on August 23. Following Andressian Sr.'s arrest, a search was conducted based on what he was said to have told investigators. A week later, the 5-year-old's remains wer...

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  • Packers CB Kevin King has shoulder injury
Packers CB Kevin King has shoulder injury

The Packers lost Adams with what is reportedly a stress fracture in his foot on Friday. If that scenario sounds familiar, it should. He started all 13 games with 44 total tackles, 4.5 sacks, 8.5 tackles for loss, and an interception. Because Adams practiced the first two days of training camp, so he isn't eligible for P.U.P. "I'm not necessaril...

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  • IL school funding up in the air
IL school funding up in the air

The bill, Senate Bill 1, originally contained a $250 million block grant credit for Chicago and more than $200 million for pension costs, according to Rauner's office. Both options will be hard. A failure by the House and Senate to muster a required three-fifths majority vote to override or accept the nine changes to the bill Rauner made would ki...

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  • Deadline ends but Mumbai University yet to evaluate 3.35 lakh papers
Deadline ends but Mumbai University yet to evaluate 3.35 lakh papers

Usually the results are announced in the month May or June most likely the results will be declared today. "This report, in which it was clearly stated by officials that they aren't prepared for online checking, even went to the governor", he told the Council.

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  • DHS Bypasses Environmental Regs to Start Border Wall Construction
DHS Bypasses Environmental Regs to Start Border Wall Construction

Kelly was named White House chief of staff last week after signing the decision, which will appear Wednesday in the Federal Register. In order to complete this task, Former Secretary of DHS John Kelly has "determined, pursuant to law, that it is necessary to waive certain laws, regulations and other legal requirements in order to ensure the exp...

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  • Portland transgender man celebrates successful childbirth, calls it a 'moment of bliss'
Portland transgender man celebrates successful childbirth, calls it a 'moment of bliss'

Reese, born female, posted a video in March regarding his decision to give birth as a transgender man. "Leo's the most delightful baby ever - he's eating like a champ, sleeping well, and blessing us with lots of cuddles", Reese, 34, tells PEOPLE .

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  • Qatar 'files complaint' with World Trade Organization
Qatar 'files complaint' with World Trade Organization

Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani, who has continually fought against Saudi Arabia's allegations and the boycott of his country, denies that Qatar had asked to alter custodial rights of Saudi Arabian holy sites in Mecca and Medina.

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  • Chris Christie says 'really lousy' comments led to baseball game confrontation
Chris Christie says 'really lousy' comments led to baseball game confrontation

Citing comments the Cubs fan made to a Milwaukee TV reporter, the Chicago Tribune reports the fan told Christie "that he sucked". The estimated 30,000 to 35,000 state workers who were involuntarily furloughed during the state government shutdown last month will receive back pay under a law Gov.

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  • Priests mistaken for stag party, get kicked out of pub
Priests mistaken for stag party, get kicked out of pub

The seven priests (in fact seminarians) went to The City Arms last Saturday to celebrate the ordination of Father Peter McClaren but just as they were about to order they were asked to leave. "He invited them back in and when they walked back in the entire pub burst into a round of applause, and they had a free round off the City Arms". They were f...

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  • New Jersey senator introduces bill to legalize marijuana
New Jersey senator introduces bill to legalize marijuana

According to Booker, he plans to reach out to both Republicans and Democrats as he pushes for legalization. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., never got beyond in the Judiciary Committee in 2015. "Uniquely, it recognizes the fact that people of color have borne the brunt of the failed war on drugs and seeks to fix the damage done". More recently, racial disp...

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