• Eight missing after landslide in Swiss Alps, say police
Eight missing after landslide in Swiss Alps, say police

An alarm system went off in time to allow for the evacuation of about 100 residents in the village of Bondo, 130 kilometers (80 miles) north of Milan. Bondo will remain closed until today, Mittner said. "The noise was deafening", one of them said. No children were believed to be among the missing, Andrea Mittner of the Graubunden police told a ...

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  • Navy Dismisses A High-Ranking Official Following Pacific Accidents
Navy Dismisses A High-Ranking Official Following Pacific Accidents

McCain will examine whether hackers had a hand in causing either of a couple of recent crashes involving us warships , the chief of Naval operations said afterwards. The collision is not the first incident involving the US Navy . Seven sailors died on the Fitzgerald and 10 are missing on the John S. McCain .

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  • Hostage Situation Over in Charleston, Suspect Shot
Hostage Situation Over in Charleston, Suspect Shot

Witnesses said the gunman brandished a pistol on Thursday and said: "There's a new boss in town" as he entered Virginia's On King in the heart of the city's commercial district, while about 15 to 20 people were having lunch. Two diners - Peter Siegert and his son, Peter Siegert IV - said the man told them to move to the back of the building, ...

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  • Allah-Las Cancel Rotterdam Show Due To Terror Threat
Allah-Las Cancel Rotterdam Show Due To Terror Threat

But there already were strong doubts on Thursday that he was in fact linked to the threat. The official said investigators discarded a possible link between the van's driver and the extremist cell that carried out the attacks in and near Barcelona after questioning the driver and examining the van.

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  • Amazon to complete acquisition of Whole Foods on Monday, cut some prices
Amazon to complete acquisition of Whole Foods on Monday, cut some prices

Select Whole Foods stores will also begin adding Amazon Lockers, where customers can pick up online orders or drop off returns. "There is significant work and opportunity ahead, and we're thrilled to get started", he said . At the time of the announcement of the deal in June Amazon said it had no plans for layoffs or to automate Whole F...

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  • Poroshenko: US weapons would motivate Russian Federation to stop aggression
Poroshenko: US weapons would motivate Russian Federation to stop aggression

Mattis also pledged to support Ukraine over Crimea, which reunited with Russian Federation after a referendum in 2014. And Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said in July that US goals are to restore Ukraine's sovereignty and territorial integrity and to seek the safety and security of all Ukrainian citizens regardless of nationality, ethnicity or ...

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  • After China, Russia too is preparing response to latest USA sanctions
After China, Russia too is preparing response to latest USA sanctions

Following a seventh round of sanctions adopted in early August by the UN Security Council, Beijing recently announced it will also suspend its purchases of North Korean iron, lead and seafood. Not much else is known about Chi, but he is listed as an alumni of Bohai University, where he graduated in 1990. "In his management of the company, he delv...

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  • Auto drives into crowd of people during Trans Lives Matter protest
Auto drives into crowd of people during Trans Lives Matter protest

Several protesters then began hitting the man's vehicle and jumping on it, during which the driver drove off and three people fell from the auto near Manchester and Sarah Street. Carson reported that protesters sustained minor cuts and bruises and declined medical care from paramedics. The incident was captured on video .

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  • DNA of Headless Torso Matches Swedish Journalist
DNA of Headless Torso Matches Swedish Journalist

Kim Wall , 30, was last seen alive on August 10 on Danish inventor Peter Madsen's vessel, which police say he intentionally sank off the country's eastern coast the following day. on Friday, August 11, 15 hours after it had departed Copenhagen. Her headless torso was found this week . "She was someone who was always full of life", he said.

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  • Yankees dig in for seconds on some fresh Tiger meat
Yankees dig in for seconds on some fresh Tiger meat

Betances and Thompson were tossed then. Besides Cabrera and possibly Romine, Yankees hot-hitting All-Star Gary Sanchez could be in line for a suspension, as he took several shots at Tigers during the fight. Girardi made a scene, kicking dirt and forcefully arguing that the ejection was unjust. Their home game against the New York Yankees ...

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  • SpaceX to launch satellite, re-land booster rocket at 2:50 pm
SpaceX to launch satellite, re-land booster rocket at 2:50 pm

The satellite was constructed by the Taiwan National Space Organization . Thursday's Falcon 9 booster is the 15th successful rocket landing performed by the company since SpaceX stuck its first landing in 2015. However, Spaceflight announced in March that it had made a decision to find alternative rides for those secondary payloads because of "s...

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  • Indian cities on lockdown before guru's rape trial verdict
Indian cities on lockdown before guru's rape trial verdict

In 2015, Singh, leader of the Dera Sacha Sauda sect, was accused of encouraging 400 followers to undergo castration at his ashram so they could get closer to God. The sect chief has lakhs of followers in Punjab, Haryana and other states. The chief minister briefed the home minister about the steps taken by the state government to maintain peace...

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  • Powerball: Massachusetts woman wins record-breaking $758.7m lottery prize
Powerball: Massachusetts woman wins record-breaking $758.7m lottery prize

According to Powerball .com's list of total winners , SC and North Carolina each had one $1 million victor and Georgia had two. The lucky numbers for the second largest lottery prize in US history were 6, 7, 16, 23 and 26, and the Powerball number was 4.

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  • Bannon's Breitbart News Criticizes Trump's Afghanistan Speech
Bannon's Breitbart News Criticizes Trump's Afghanistan Speech

The president said he shared "the American people's frustration" over the conflict. Before he entered politics, Trump was dependably critical of the handling and cost of the war that the United States launched in response to the terrorist attacks in NY and Washington on September 11, 2001.

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  • North Korea discloses diagrams of new missiles Pukguksong-3, Hwasong-13
North Korea discloses diagrams of new missiles Pukguksong-3, Hwasong-13

North Korea's state news media released a photograph on Wednesday suggesting that the North was working on a more powerful solid-fuel ballistic missile and said the country's leader, Kim Jong Un , had ordered the production of more rocket engines and warheads.

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  • Valerie Plame Wilson wants to buy Twitter to kick Trump off
Valerie Plame Wilson wants to buy Twitter to kick Trump off

The former Central Intelligence Agency officer, who was outed as an agent by the George W. Bush White House, is deeply concerned with the impact of Trump's tweets on national security. Specifically, Trump's claims that "military solutions are now fully in place... should North Korea act unwisely" constitutes a "violent threat" to Wilson, which is...

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  • Britain to draft guildlines for leaving European Court jurisdiction
Britain to draft guildlines for leaving European Court jurisdiction

Government officials pointed to a paper on the ECJ due to be published on Wednesday as likely to give more detail on that aspect. The EU's chief legal authority is the Luxembourg-sited ECJ. Mr Davis said: "We have already begun to set out what we would like to see from a future relationship on issues such as customs and are ready to begin a f...

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  • Dad gets 25 to life for murdering son as revenge against wife
Dad gets 25 to life for murdering son as revenge against wife

But Andressian Sr. appeared carefree and made national headlines when he cracked a joke during his extradition hearing in late June. "I hope you relive the image of you murdering my baby in your mind for the rest of your life", said Estevez, who was crying.

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  • DOJ Pulls Back On Warrant To Anti-Trump Website Host
DOJ Pulls Back On Warrant To Anti-Trump Website Host

The brief reportedly said the DOJ is only focused on "criminal activity". The government argued that the " website was used in the development, planning, advertisement, and organization of a violent riot that occurred in Washington, D.C., on January 20, 2017".

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  • SEA Games: Karate exponents show fighting spirit to deliver two golds
SEA Games: Karate exponents show fighting spirit to deliver two golds

Wong broke the national and SEA Games record to win the hammer throw gold earlier today. Joseph Schooling , Darren Lim, Danny Yeo and Quah Zheng Wen made it a night to remember for Team Singapore in the pool when they outclassed the rest of the field to win the SEA Games 4x100m freestyle relay in a stunning new record time.

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  • How to Watch the Champions League Group Stage Draw
How to Watch the Champions League Group Stage Draw

A potential group of death would be Real Madrid , City, Napoli and RB Leipzig , while a kinder group would be Spartak Moscow , City, Olympiacos and Maribor. This will have some impact on United's fortunes if they can avoid Spanish giants Real Madrid in the group stage. The draw is made up of 4 pots and each group will feature a team from...

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  • Malia Obama Moves Into Harvard With A Little Help From Barack & Michelle
Malia Obama Moves Into Harvard With A Little Help From Barack & Michelle

According to the Boston Globe , Malia Obama politely "brushed off" one of their reporters when she was asked for an interview. A rite of passage that is mandatory that has moved Barack and Michelle Obama, who wore for the occasion of sunglasses.

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  • Melania Trump Thanks Chelsea Clinton for Defending Barron Trump
Melania Trump Thanks Chelsea Clinton for Defending Barron Trump

Conservative website The Daily Caller published an article Monday titled "It's High Time Barron Trump Starts Dressing Like He's in the White House". This prompted Chelsea to support Trump' youngest son, who is about to start sixth grade, and urged the media to let him live his life as a normal child.

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  • The Lesbian Reboot of Xena: Warrior Princess Just Got Cancelled
The Lesbian Reboot of Xena: Warrior Princess Just Got Cancelled

Writer of The 100 Javier Grillo-Marxuach was announced as developing a revival to the beloved mythical 90s series. However, the door may be open to different Xena projects in future, "because it's such a beloved title". "There is no reason to bring back Xena if it is not there for the objective of fully exploring a relationship that could o...

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  • US Warns Cancun Travelers of Rise in Homicides at Resorts
US Warns Cancun Travelers of Rise in Homicides at Resorts

The U.S. State Department has widened an existing travel warning on Mexico to extend to the popular tourist region that includes Cancun. The only warning for Quintana Roo in a December statement was about lack of cellular and Internet service in some areas.

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  • Iran enlarges uranium stockpile by 60 percent
Iran enlarges uranium stockpile by 60 percent

The comments by Iran's atomic chief Ali Akbar Salehi on Iranian state television come as the US threatened to renegotiate or walk away from the 2015 nuclear deal. After his elections, he imposed new sanctions on Tehran over its nuclear program. The warning was not "empty", Salehi stressed. Salehi underlined that Iran is not keen on such a s...

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  • Man arrested after 3 children found dead in Maryland home
Man arrested after 3 children found dead in Maryland home

According to police, Antonio Williams , 25, was asked by his mother, Andrena Kelley , to watch his sister Nadira Withers , 6, and her two cousins Ariana DeCree , 9, and Ajayah DeCree , 6, while she went to work as a nurse. The Decree sisters are from Palm Street in Newark, New Jersey. "During his interview yesterday evening, he confessed to ...

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  • President Trump, Melania and Barron Check Out the Eclipse
President Trump, Melania and Barron Check Out the Eclipse

As the entire world watches in avid anticipation for the event of a century as the moon exhibits a full eclipse of the sun, President Trump , and the First Lady, joined by their family and members of the administration, watch the spectacle from the White House terrace.

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  • If we enter India, it will be chaos: China
If we enter India, it will be chaos: China

Hua Chunying , Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson, called India's reasons to stop Chinese road building in Doklam area as "ridiculous". "Wouldn't that be utter chaos?", Hua said. However, China gave a stern reply in return by stating that the only way to solve the Doklam standoff issue is the removal of Indian army from the region without an...

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  • White House placed on lockdown for suspicious package investigation
White House placed on lockdown for suspicious package investigation

Brady briefing room by authorities. After being on lockdown for almost an hour, US Secret Service has given the all clear after investigating an unattended bag. The Secret Service tweeted out updates regarding the package. A spokesman for the U.S. Secret Service said the package was determined harmless about 2:15 p.m.

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  • Child abducted from Santa Maria
Child abducted from Santa Maria

Daniel Morozov is seen in an image provided by the Santa Maria Police Department. He stands 6 feet tall and weighs approximately 180 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes, according to the Amber Alert . Officials said special consideration should be given to airports and border crossings, KEYT reported. He was last seen wearing blue jeans and is b...

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  • Shark attacks seal off Cape Cod
Shark attacks seal off Cape Cod

Beachgoers in MA witnessed a bloody sight on Monday when a shark tore apart a seal apart during a feeding frenzy, sending swimmers fleeing from the water. The teens swam to safety but said they will think twice about returning to the water. "Get out the water!' I thought I was dead". When O'Brien heard "shark", he and his 9-year-old daughter head...

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  • 33 injured in high-speed train crash in US
33 injured in high-speed train crash in US

Forty-one passengers and the operator were hurt in the 12:15 wreck , philly.com said. "The driver was bruised and there was this girl whose face was bleeding really badly". The National Transportation Safety Board took over the investigation of the crash, said Eric Weiss, a spokesman for the agency. The two trains were form the Norristown li...

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  • Ischia natural disaster: Multiple people missing after quake hits Italian island near Naples
Ischia natural disaster: Multiple people missing after quake hits Italian island near Naples

Two women were killed in a 4.0 magnitude natural disaster that hit the holiday island of Ischia, in the Bay of Naples, just before 21.00 on 21 August. For the moment there are two casualties of the natural disaster and 39 have been injured, one of them in critical condition. Earlier in the day, Italy's Civil Protection Department head Angelo Bo...

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  • Charlottesville council erupts into chaos over handling of rally
Charlottesville council erupts into chaos over handling of rally

The Times says that Singer and most council members left the room as the residents chanted, leaving Vice Mayor Wes Bellamy-the lone Black member-to restore order. During the council meeting, activists and residents questioned the police response to the August 12 unrest and criticized city leaders for not heeding warnings in advance of the rally, Ri...

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