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BBC presenter audibly sighs while reading report on 'surfing dogs'

BBC presenter audibly sighs while reading report on 'surfing dogs' We are pleased to inform you that dog surfing is a legitimate thing and there was a world championship event over the weekend. The dog surfers were matched based on their size (small, medium, large, and very large) and competed in two categories solo surfing and tandem surfing-dog/dog and human/dog. [Full Article...]

Death toll in Nigerian church massacre rises to 11

Death toll in Nigerian church massacre rises to 11 Police Commissioner Garba Umar told journalists that the shooting was the result of a conflict between two Nigerian siblings now living in South Africa. A police articulation by Nwode Nkeiruka, an aide administrator of police for Anambra state, expressed that eight admirers were executed. Aniagoh said that the government will take care of all the medical bills of the victims, who were reportedly t... [Full Article...]

No explosives found after Brussels scare

No explosives found after Brussels scare Around 400 people were confined in a safety perimeter for around two hours while the safety checks took place. " We pulled out the driver, who directly stated that there were explosives on board ", said Johan Berckmans, spokesman for the Brussels West Police, as quoted by Sud Info. [Full Article...]

Chinese foreign trade growth slows sharply in July

Chinese foreign trade growth slows sharply in July The euro, in particular, gained more than 3 percent against the greenback last month. "Clearly, China can say we have done much work to balance our trade relations, and here are the numbers". Liu, the economist. Korean exports to China were led by semiconductors and petrochemicals. "Trade uncertainty has increased", Liu Liu, an economist at China International Capital Corp.in Beijing, wrote ... [Full Article...]

British model not part of kidnap plot: Lawyer

British model not part of kidnap plot: Lawyer Ayling on July 11 traveled to a photo shoot at what her agent, Phil Green, said was "a recognized studio in the city center", Fox News reported. Ayling originally told Italian police that she had traveled to Italy for what she assumed was a photo shoot, but was then kidnapped, drugged, and hidden in a suitcase to be sold online to the highest bidder, authorities said. [Full Article...]

United States seeks UN ban on North Korean seafood exports

United States seeks UN ban on North Korean seafood exports North Korea says its intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) are a legitimate means of defence against perceived USA hostility. Last month, the isolated regime defied a United Nations ban by testing ICBM's on America's July 4th holiday and again on July 28th. [Full Article...]

England rise to third position in ICC Test Rankings

England rise to third position in ICC Test Rankings That gave the off-spinner a return of 5-69 in 19.5 overs and 25 wickets in total in a series where he also scored 252 runs. " England were well deserved winners of this series, they were consistently the better team. Ali made South Africa pay for Dean Elgar dropping him on 15 when a low slip chance off left-arm spinner Keshav Maharaj did not stick. With all-round performance, Moeen Ali ... [Full Article...]

Defiant goat repeatedly jumps on cop's auto

Defiant goat repeatedly jumps on cop's auto The officer was in the area looking for the owner of a lost pony, when the goat jumped on the hood of his auto. "Body cams are useful for convincing the Chief that a goat did it", the Police Department posted to Facebook . Eventually, the goat's owner was able to wrangle in the animal and the department said the goat didn't cause any damage to the vehicle. However, before he can take his seat... [Full Article...]

Woman to die for killing cousin

Woman to die for killing cousin Ame Deal was locked in the Barbie doll box as punishment for stealing an iceblock. Allen fell asleep and forgot about the girl, who was found dead almost seven hours later, in the summer of 2011, according to the Associated Press. He has pleaded not guilty, and his trial is scheduled to begin October 9. At the time, the couple claimed Ame " hiding " in the box during a game of " hide-and-seek... [Full Article...]

White Nationalist 'Unite The Right' Rally Could Be 'Turning Point' For Movement

White Nationalist 'Unite The Right' Rally Could Be 'Turning Point' For Movement The statement added that when patrons violate the terms of service, Airbnb seeks "to take appropriate action including, as in this case, removing them from the platform". According to NBC29, the event's permit with the city originally was for 400 individuals. "Otherwise, it appears that the city's revocation of the permit is based only upon public opposition to the message of the demonstrat... [Full Article...]

Faraday Future Announces Plans to Build Vehicles in California

Faraday Future Announces Plans to Build Vehicles in California Faraday Future, headquartered in Los Angeles and largely funded by Chinese investors, says it has leased the former 1-million-square-foot Pirelli tire plant near Hanford. Faraday Future has spent around $120 million on the Nevada site. The Gardena-based luxury electric auto start-up raised $14 million in emergency funding and will lease an existing tire factory near Fresno, California. [Full Article...]

Swastika with Pride? Clothing line thinks its handsome

Swastika with Pride? Clothing line thinks its handsome Upon release of their rainbow swastika shirts, KA design came under immediate fire. But the Nazi party corrupted that symbol, the company added. KA design's presence went largely unnoticed social media users discovered its online marketing. The clothing featured a white swastika set against a rainbow background, which the company, which is based in Europe, said was created to symbolise... [Full Article...]

7.0 magnitude quake jolts China's Sichuan Province

7.0 magnitude quake jolts China's Sichuan Province Earthquakes are common in the mountainous Sichuan province. Shallow earthquakes tend to cause more damage than deeper ones. A 7.0-magnitude natural disaster on Tuesday rattled Jiuzhaigou County in China's southwestern Sichuan Province, the China quake Networks Center said. [Full Article...]

Alabama mom's 'pool day' photo makes a splash on the internet

Alabama mom's 'pool day' photo makes a splash on the internet A mom's exuberant photo is going viral on Facebook as back-to-school season begins in some areas of the country. On Monday morning, Jena Willingham shared a picture of her smiling in the pool, but her three children in the background were not as amused. [Full Article...]

The 'driverless' van spotted in Virginia isn't what you think it is

The 'driverless' van spotted in Virginia isn't what you think it is But this wasn't one of those self-driving cars that Google and auto companies have been testing. While investigating the mysterious van, NBC Washington's Adam Tuss, realized a man dressed in a auto seat costume was actually behind the wheel of the vehicle. [Full Article...]

Turkey starts constructing wall along Iran border

Turkey starts constructing wall along Iran border The supplies, consisting of 112 fuel tankers, covered trucks and low-loaders carrying military Humvees, were observed by an Anadolu Agency correspondent as it passed through Syria's Hasakah province, according to the report . "We would rather pay the price for spoiling plans against our future and liberty in Syria and Iraq rather than on our own soil", Erdogan said. "With this new structure, so... [Full Article...]

McDonald's to add 2000 new restaurants in China

McDonald's to add 2000 new restaurants in China McDonald's Corporation (NYSE: MCD ) is planning to nearly double the number of restaurants it has in China by 2022. It will have the comping steadily increasing the number of restaurants its opens each year from 250 in 2017 to 500 in 2022. [Full Article...]

Cynthia Nixon plays coy on possible gubernatorial run

Cynthia Nixon plays coy on possible gubernatorial run Actress Cynthia Nixon is playing coy about her possible political ambitions, which have New Yorkers whispering about her making a run for governor. "I can not", she said, after host Al Roker pressed her to announce her political intentions on the morning show. [Full Article...]

Boy, 3, left in Fla. daycare van dies

Boy, 3, left in Fla. daycare van dies Charges are pending after a 3-year-old boy was found dead inside a van at an Orlando daycare. The preliminary investigation reveals that on Monday morning a day care worker picked up Myles and other children at the initial Little Miracles Academy location to take them to another Little Miracles Academy facility, Mina said. [Full Article...]

Kansas newlyweds killed in crash 1 day after their wedding

Kansas newlyweds killed in crash 1 day after their wedding The driver, 19-year-old Austin R. Wesson, was pronounced dead at the scene. Rebekah was taken to Witchita hospital but died in the early hours of Monday morning. The newlyweds planned to move to Grand Rapids, Michigan to attend school and go on future mission trips. According to Rebekah's mother, Rachel, her daughter was always that way. [Full Article...]


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