• Osceola man, Hudson daughter drown in Lake Superior
Osceola man, Hudson daughter drown in Lake Superior

One of them was taken to Essentia Health hospital to be treated for inhaling water. It continues through tomorrow morning, the fire department said. They found the man about 40 minutes later. Five boats were out on the water working to recover the swimmers. A firefighter on shore tossed them a throw line, but they were able to walk into shore o...

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  • Multiple US Osprey Aircraft Lift Off in Japan Hours After Clearance
Multiple US Osprey Aircraft Lift Off in Japan Hours After Clearance

The order, released Friday by Marine Commandant Gen. Robert Neller, comes just days after the second deadly aircraft crash in less than a month. " It is appropriate (for Japan) to demand flights with maximum consideration to safety ", the statement reads, as quoted by AFP.

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  • Guam neighbors react to missile launch threat
Guam neighbors react to missile launch threat

And in June, the House Armed Services Committee passed an amendment to the 2018 National Defense Authorization Act that would require the secretary of defense to submit a report on how climate change could affect American military installations and combat requirements over the next 20 years.

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  • Who are North Korea's trading partners?
Who are North Korea's trading partners?

Speaking to reporters at a security forum in the Philippine capital, Mr Tillerson said Washington would only consider talks if Pyongyang halted its ballistic missile programme - something the North has insisted it has no intention of doing.

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  • Rochester Hills woman killed by hippo on African safari
Rochester Hills woman killed by hippo on African safari

Robert Kirken , after she was attacked by a hippo during safari last week. The 75-year-old is described as a "bundle of energy" that lit up the room when she walked in. Kirken served as the vice president of Arbonne International, a cosmetics and skincare company, and had worked with the organization for more than 20 years, according to her prof...

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  • Kenya opposition claims election system hacked, rejects early results
Kenya opposition claims election system hacked, rejects early results

This week, police and protesters clashed in opposition strongholds in Nairobi and Kisumu, killing two. Supporters of Kenyatta were in celebratory mood way before the presidential result was announced on Friday. Some businesses were open in the city center but mostly people were remaining indoors; other residents who went to their home villages to...

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  • N Korea must stand down pursuit of n-weapons
N Korea must stand down pursuit of n-weapons

Washington has been testing its missile defences in response to the North's stepped-up development and the current escalation of tensions could lead to pressure for the US military to try to shoot down the North's missiles in midflight if they are heading toward Guam .

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  • Teacher accused of sex with students gets charges thrown out as unconstitutional
Teacher accused of sex with students gets charges thrown out as unconstitutional

The judge has used this conclusion to dismiss two cases that were brought to court against two high school staffs that were engaging in sexual activities with students. "In finding so, this court does not endeavor to absolve any wrongdoing or to excuse the defendants", Judge Thompson wrote. Morgan County District Attorney Scott Anderson told AL...

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  • FBI Investigating Whether Cuba Attacked US Diplomats with Covert Sonic Device
FBI Investigating Whether Cuba Attacked US Diplomats with Covert Sonic Device

In a statement, a spokeswoman for Global Affairs Canada said the country is "aware of unusual symptoms affecting Canadian and United States diplomatic personnel and their families in Havana". Unidentified officials have told USA media that embassy staff may have been harmed by a device fired either inside or outside their residences in Havana.

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  • German migrant rescue ship sent to aid anti-migrant vessel in Mediterranean
German migrant rescue ship sent to aid anti-migrant vessel in Mediterranean

Sea-Eye founder, Michael Busch Heuer, said: "To help in distress is the duty of anyone who is at sea, without distinction to their origin, colour, religion or beliefs". The NGO, Sea-Eye, posted a statement on their Facebook page saying they had been told by authorities to come to the rescue of the C-Star. "C-Star has developed a minor technic...

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  • Trump Hotel DC Has Profited Nearly $2 Million This Year
Trump Hotel DC Has Profited Nearly $2 Million This Year

But for about an extra $150 a night, the hotel goes a step beyond, allowing guests to peddle influence with Donald Trump , who now inhabits the Oval Office. Not that it matters to the president's daughter: despite publicly resigning from the Trump Organization after taking a job in the White House, Ivanka held onto her stake in the DC hotel.

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  • Russian Federation hopes USA will not meddle in 2018 elections - Lavrov
Russian Federation hopes USA will not meddle in 2018 elections - Lavrov

He said after meeting with Thai Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai that the United Nations should remain as the sole platform for solving the dispute over North Korea, a country that has threatened to attack the U.S. military bases after President Donald Trump threatened Pyongyang with " fire and fury " over its recurring missile tests. Given the...

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  • New Hampshire hospital evacuates emergency and operating rooms due to mysterious odor
New Hampshire hospital evacuates emergency and operating rooms due to mysterious odor

Ambulances were called to Exeter Hospital and patients were evacuated. This story is developing. The fire department said it was dispatched for a carbon monoxide leak. Hospital officials said the response was out of an "abundance of caution". "We are working with the local fire and police departments and we're now transferring patients", she sa...

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  • Navy secretary says 'any patriot' should be able to serve
Navy secretary says 'any patriot' should be able to serve

General Joseph Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff in the USA military, has said there will be "no modification" to the military's transgender policy until the White House issues a directive through formal channels. Since the military would have to recruit and train thousands of people just to replace those who would be forcibly discharg...

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  • Christians Rescued From ISIS in Syria's Raqqa
Christians Rescued From ISIS in Syria's Raqqa

A separate campaign drove the group from its Iraqi stronghold of Mosul last month. A medic working at the command post, who gave her name as Jiyan, did not give a figure for the number of wounded being brought in, but said it was lower than in some previous battles.

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  • His White House tenure short but Scaramucci lives on in SNL
His White House tenure short but Scaramucci lives on in SNL

They proved that the summer series will be just as buzzworthy and unmissable as SNL's regular season. And yes, certain key members of the Trump administration made cameos, starting with Don Jr. (Mikey Day) also had a great appearance; Moffat does Eric as an absolutely hilarious dolt, and his wide-eyed bafflement at encountering a fidget spinner...

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  • NCP boycotts Opposition meeting called by Sonia Gandhi
NCP boycotts Opposition meeting called by Sonia Gandhi

Janata Dal-United leader Sharad Yadav , on a Bihar visit, has been invited for the meeting. West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is slated to be present. JD (U) general secretary K C Tyagi said, "Calling our party members in meeting of Opposition leaders reveals Sonia Gandhi's wrong intentions". The joint meeting was reportedly called ...

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  • Wellington Shields Capital Management LLC Takes Position in Air Lease Corporation (AL)
Wellington Shields Capital Management LLC Takes Position in Air Lease Corporation (AL)

Vanguard Group Inc. increased its position in Air Lease Corporation by 4.1% in the first quarter. BlackRock Inc. increased its position in Air Lease Corporation by 14,924.1% in the first quarter. The correct version of this report can be viewed at https://theolympiareport.com/2017/08/11/air-lease-corporation-nyseal-raised-to-hold-at-zacks-inves...

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  • Middlesbrough FC agree on sale of midfield star Marten De Roon
Middlesbrough FC agree on sale of midfield star Marten De Roon

Boro had been keen to keep Marten de Roon, who played in the opening game of the season, but they will have to do without the central midfielder this season. Baker is more than capable of starring in the Sky Bet Championship and Boro are thought to be confident of fending off several clubs to secure the player's signature.

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  • Dorinda
Dorinda "Matchmaker" Medley Addresses Tom & LuAnn D'Agostino's Divorce!

Though Bravo fans all knew this day would come, none of them - not even Real Housewives' executive producer Andy Cohen - expected Lu and Tom to fall apart so soon. When Ramona arrived, she reported that Sonja was threatening not to come. (It's possible I blacked out and misheard her, but I'm pretty sure that's what she said.) Oh wait, a second ...

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  • USA drone strikes in Somalia hit al-Shabaab fighters
USA drone strikes in Somalia hit al-Shabaab fighters

Africa Command said. Previously, only self-defense airstrikes could be carried out in Somalia in support of American advisers and Somali troops. The radical group al-Shabaab, linked to al-Qaeda (terrorist organization, outlawed in Russia) reportedly claimed responsibility for the attack.

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  • Egypt train collision kills at least 36 - health ministry
Egypt train collision kills at least 36 - health ministry

The head-on collision derailed the engine of one train and two cars of the other, state media said. Dr Mohamed Abu Homs, the head of the ambulance services in Alexandria's western sector, said the collision took place in the western suburb of Khorshid on Friday evening.

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  • Morocco Confirms its Bid to Host 2026 FIFA World Cup
Morocco Confirms its Bid to Host 2026 FIFA World Cup

Morocco's intention to host the competition was announced by King Mohammed VI in July, when he told attendants of the African Football Symposium that Morocco was ready to host major world events, including the World Cup. It was scheduled to host the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations, but fears over the Ebola virus forced the tournament's move to Equatoria...

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  • Vehicle plunges seven floors from parking garage into alley below
Vehicle plunges seven floors from parking garage into alley below

The unidentified woman inside was seriously injured but survived, police confirmed Friday. APD said the woman's BMW went through the retention wires on the seventh floor of the Littlefield parking garage and hit the building across the alley as it fell, rupturing a gas line.

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  • Modern slavery in United Kingdom more prevalent than previously thought
Modern slavery in United Kingdom more prevalent than previously thought

There were more than 300 live policing operations now, with cases affecting "every large town and city in the country", the National Crime Agency said in its report. But he also cited one example of a 12-year-old Roma girl being stopped at border control, bound for a life as a domestic slave. "Twelve years old, same age as my youngest son".

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  • Former premier's wife to stand in Pakistan parliament
Former premier's wife to stand in Pakistan parliament

In a message posted on Twitter, Nawaz Sharif's daughter Maryam Nawaz expressed sorrow over the incident, stating that local authorities have been directed to provide assistance to the affected family. "Tell me, will you hold them accountable?" he asked his followers. "NA-120 will prove to be Waterloo for (Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chief) Imran Kh...

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  • Parliament to vote on retaliatory bill against US: Iranian MP
Parliament to vote on retaliatory bill against US: Iranian MP

Trump didn't offer any details on what Iran wasn't complying with, likely because the IAEA, responsible for actually keeping track of the deal, continues to certify that Iran is in compliance. "The relationship is really more military than anything" according to Nader. So apart from seeing if their missiles work, should the worst happen, why is I...

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  • US Navy destroyer conducts operation in South China Sea
US Navy destroyer conducts operation in South China Sea

This was the US Navy's third such mission under Donald Trump's presidency. Earlier, Mr Wang said talks on a nonaggression pact aimed at preventing clashes from erupting in the South China Sea may start this year if "outside parties" do not cause a major disruption, in an apparent reference to Washington and allies such as Japan.

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  • ISIS Used eBay As Part Of Terror Network, Unsealed FBI Affidavit Shows
ISIS Used eBay As Part Of Terror Network, Unsealed FBI Affidavit Shows

United States investigators have uncovered a money laundering operation run by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) that transferred funds to an alleged ISIS supporter in the U.S. A spokesman for eBay said that the company has " zero tolerance " for crime on its platform and is now cooperating with law enforcement on the case.

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  • Wife of ousted Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif to seek his parliament seat
Wife of ousted Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif to seek his parliament seat

The incident enraged the local resident who later raised slogans against Nawaz Sharif . According to Geo News, the child was killed in the accident as he watched the caravan along with hundreds of people who lined the route of the rally of former prime minister.

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  • Former GOP US senator calls Trump North Korea threat 'crazy'
Former GOP US senator calls Trump North Korea threat 'crazy'

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said the "tone and strength of the message were discussed" but that the exact phrasing was "his own". New Chief of Staff Kelly showing signs of having clout. "Traditional diplomacy is not created to deal with threats of nuclear attacks, and it is not created to deal with the repeated defiance of the...

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  • Review board splits on fatal police shooting
Review board splits on fatal police shooting

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) A split review board announced Thursday that it won't challenge a police department's finding that its officer was justified in shooting a black man previous year in North Carolina's largest city. Also attending the hearing were attorneys for the Scott estate as well as members of the police force and their attorney. Scott's ...

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  • North Korea SLBMs prompt South to consider nuclear subs
North Korea SLBMs prompt South to consider nuclear subs

On Thursday, North Korea vowed to ignite an "enveloping fire" of test missiles near Guam, with precise details like splashdown points and exact travel times for four test missiles. Visitors and residents on Guam appeared to be taking things in their stride. "I feel it would be a pretty stupid idea to do that", she said. It is important that the U...

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  • Hope Doklam is resolved peacefully, says Bhutan
Hope Doklam is resolved peacefully, says Bhutan

Indian and Chinese troops continue to be locked in a standoff in Doklam and both sides have moved additional troops, ammunition and military equipment to the area. "Time with a close friend and neighbour". Both the leaders are here to attend a meeting of foreign ministers from the countries of the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technic...

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  • Economic Survey warns of uncertain fiscal outlook, challenges to GDP
Economic Survey warns of uncertain fiscal outlook, challenges to GDP

Also Farm loan waivers could reduce aggregate demand by as much as 0.7 percent of GDP , imparting a significant deflationary shock to an economy. "The conclusion is inescapable that the scope for monetary easing is considerable", it said. The Survey wanted stock limits and movement curbs on farm goods to end and credit off-take from banks to pick ...

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