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Mass. cops treated for carbon monoxide poisoning after officer crash

Mass. cops treated for carbon monoxide poisoning after officer crash The majority of the Ford Police Interceptors at the Broward Sheriff's Office also have carbon monoxide detectors, and the Miami Beach Police Department plans on installing detectors soon. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in the U.S. opened a Preliminary Evaluation into certain Explorer models in July 2016 after receiving 154 reports of exhaust odours in the vehicle occu... [Full Article...]

NAACP Issues Travel Warning Against Missouri

NAACP Issues Travel Warning Against Missouri The travel advisory is the organization's first-ever, on a state or national level. The organization also advised "extreme caution" to both travelers and minorities now living in Missouri . Founded in 1909, the NAACP is the nation's oldest and largest nonpartisan civil rights organization. "'We discriminated against so-and-so because of who they are.' Nobody writes memos, or when they do it... [Full Article...]

Vietnamese ex-oil boss Thanh denies kidnap

Vietnamese ex-oil boss Thanh denies kidnap German media reported that Thanh, the former head of a state-linked construction firm, was bundled into a vehicle on July 23 as he visited Tiergarten park in downtown Berlin by several armed Vietnamese security agents. A recent anti-corruption drive and the biggest roundup of dissidents in years follow a shift within the party leadership last year towards security-minded conservatives. [Full Article...]

Al Qaeda frees South African hostage after six years

Al Qaeda frees South African hostage after six years She said no ransom had been paid by her government to secure McGowan's release. McGowan was travelling through Mali on a trans-Africa journey when he was one of three tourists abducted by gunmen from a restaurant in Timbuktu. "When I gave him a hug, he felt a sound and as strong as before, so he was well treated up there". "He came out, looked at me... and said wow your hair has grown and I sa... [Full Article...]

West Virginia Gov. To Switch Parties To GOP At Trump Rally Thursday

That was a net 17-point drop in approval rating from the first quarter of the year, when a survey of 995 registered voters in West Virginians showed 58 percent of respondents approved of Justice and 33 percent disapproved, while 19 percent said they didn't know or had no opinion. [Full Article...]

Most adults don't wear seat belt when they're in the back seat

Most adults don't wear seat belt when they're in the back seat Before the majority of Americans got into the habit of buckling up, the back seat was the safest place to sit, and the center rear seat was the safest place of all in 1960s-70s vehicles. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) says that studies by the Highway Loss Data Institute and researchers at the University of Texas at Austin point to an increase in crash risk in states that legal... [Full Article...]

The Transcript Of Trump's Call With Malcolm Turnbull Has Leaked

The call bizarrely started with the president asking Mr Turnbull about champion golfer Greg Norman before it quickly devolved into a heated exchange about a USA agreement to accept refugees from Australian detention centres. "I hate taking these people". "I guarantee you they are bad". 'That is why they are in prison right now. "They are not going to be wonderful people who go on to work for the... [Full Article...]

Brazil's Chamber of Deputies rejects corruption charges against Temer

Brazil's Chamber of Deputies rejects corruption charges against Temer A simple two-thirds majority was needed for the charges to be confirmed before the country's Supreme Court would then get a chance to confirm the decision, suspending the president for up to 180 days while a corruption trial was held. Brazil's economy is expected to grow fractionally again this year, although that largely depends on whether Temer can advance his reform package. Temer has d... [Full Article...]

USA sanctions are 'trade war' on Russian Federation

US President Donald Trump on Thursday said that Washington-Moscow ties are "at an all-time" and "very dangerous" low. "Our relationship with Russian Federation is at an all-time & very unsafe low", he said. Russian Federation wasn't pleased. Putin responded on Sunday by announcing the USA would have to cut 755 of its embassy and consular staff in Russian Federation. [Full Article...]

Trump grudgingly signs Russian Federation sanctions bill

The bill is "significantly flawed" due to its "unconstitutional provisions", Trump said in a lengthy statement that announced his decision. Al Jazeera's Kimberly Halkett reports from Washington, DC. That will bring the number of US diplomatic and technical staff down to 455, which would match the number of Russian staff in the U.S. Yet in April, Trump ordered military action against Russian-... [Full Article...]

'Dump' story was fake news, president says

'Dump' story was fake news, president says His banners, posters and bumper stickers were posted all around the properties, while an anti-Hillary shrine was built in a bar in the men's locker room, the website reported . Repairmen and others are expected to work around the clock during the coming weeks to complete all the upgrades by August 21. However, he categorically denied making the comments, hours after the White House also denie... [Full Article...]

EPA Reverses Course, Saying It Won't Delay Obama-Era Ozone Rule

EPA Reverses Course, Saying It Won't Delay Obama-Era Ozone Rule It can cause serious respiratory and other health problems. The Trump administration said late Wednesday that it would not delay an Obama-era regulation on smog-forming pollutants from smokestacks and tailpipes, a move that environmental groups hailed as a victory. [Full Article...]

Chemical leaks land 40 children, 2 adults in hospital — NORTH CAROLINA

Chemical leaks land 40 children, 2 adults in hospital — NORTH CAROLINA Dudley said 39 people were in the pool at the time of the leak. The leak was sodium hypochlorite, which was believed to have reacted with other pool cleaning chemicals present nearby, Fox News reported . " Everybody came out coughing, choking, spitting up and then they told everybody to get out of the pool and then once everybody was out they were choking and spitting up ", recalled nine-year-o... [Full Article...]

Cambodia: Australian nurse found guilty for illegal surrogacy

Cambodia: Australian nurse found guilty for illegal surrogacy A judge today sentenced an Australian surrogacy broker to 18 months in prison for helping foreign adoptive parents connect with Cambodian women willing to carry their babies-the only criminal case the government pursued after banning the once-burgeoning trade. [Full Article...]

USA began removing diplomatic staff from Russian Federation

USA began removing diplomatic staff from Russian Federation What really happened is that veto-proof majorities in both houses of Congress gave Trump little choice but to endorse legislation codifying these sanctions and others punishing Russian Federation for its aggression in Ukraine and arms shipments to Syria. [Full Article...]

All Americans ordered to LEAVE North Korea

All Americans ordered to LEAVE North Korea Last week, Kim boasted that North Korea could now strike any target in the United States after carrying out its latest intercontinental ballistic missile test. Some policies and talking points have remained unchanged, the biggest being that negotiations without North Korea committing to denuclearization up-front are a non-starter. [Full Article...]

NOTA To Be Part Of Rajya Sabha Polls, Rules Supreme Court

NOTA To Be Part Of Rajya Sabha Polls, Rules Supreme Court The apex court also slammed Congress party for coming in the eleventh hour as EC issued the notification in January 2014. "We strongly refute the campaign of the Congress party that the provision of NOTA was included on the behest of the BJP for the sake of Gujarat elections", he added. [Full Article...]

Iran: Rouhani confirmed for 2nd term in office

The endorsement ceremony will be followed by a public inauguration on August 5 in the Iranian parliament, where Rouhani will take his public oath of office in front of Iranian lawmakers and foreign dignitaries from 92 countries. Now with more self-confidence than past and with support of a nation that created great epic of presidential election, Rouhani emphasized on effective and constructive int... [Full Article...]

Starting in September, Americans will be banned from traveling to North Korea

The US President had recently expressed disappointment that Beijing had not applied as much pressure as he would like or caused a change in North Korea's behaviour. However, the recent Chinese-Russian " double freezing " initiative - suggesting that North Korea stops its ballistic missile and nuclear activities while the USA and its allies halt war games in the region - has been rejected by W... [Full Article...]

Intense Downpours Possible, Flash Flood Watch Issued

Intense Downpours Possible, Flash Flood Watch Issued The Flash Flood Watch is in effect from 11 a.m. Wednesday until 10 p.m. The weather service reported extreme monsoonal moisture above Southern California, but said dryer weather would come on Thursday . "Due to abundant moisture throughout the atmosphere, there will be the potential for intense downpours with any thunderstorms". Flash flooding and debris flows will be a particular threat in... [Full Article...]


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