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Georgia bank robber threatening hostages with a bomb

Georgia bank robber threatening hostages with a bomb He was holding an undetermined number of bank employees and "has made general threats", Chilton said. The man told the television station that is an Iraqi war veteran who is having financial trouble. There was conflicting information about what happened next. But Register, the police chief, announced later Friday that police had entered the building to try to rescue two hostages, leading to the ... [Full Article...]

Barca target 'a prisoner at PSG', wants to force move

Barca target 'a prisoner at PSG', wants to force move Formal signing of the contract is expected to take place after the Argentina global, now on honeymoon after his wedding to Antonella Roccuzzo, has returned for pre-season training. 'Verratti renewed last year for four years and I know that Verratti wants to come to Barca but PSG will not let him, ' Kluivert said last month. "The fact that there is no exit clause is a problem because you can not ... [Full Article...]

Rand Paul has reportedly convinced Trump to repeal Obamacare now, replace later

Rand Paul has reportedly convinced Trump to repeal Obamacare now, replace later Grass-roots action protesting plans to "repeal and replace" the Affordable Care Act continued to spread as June ended, despite the Republican-controlled Congress's inability to pass new punitive legislation. As a result, McConnell chose to postpone the vote until after recess. If the legislation passes the Senate it will be sent back to the House where it will be revoted on. [Full Article...]

SC inmate captured after 2nd prison escape

SC inmate captured after 2nd prison escape Causey had also used a decoy to delay detection of a previous, 2005 escape in a prison dumpster. He was able to use wire cutter to cut through the fence and get outside. Keel said there were "a number" of people who assisted Causey, and said they intend to bring everyone who did so to justice. In 2005, Causey and another inmate escaped from a prison in Columbia in a garbage truck and were cap... [Full Article...]

Massive fire burns at Oakland construction site

Massive fire burns at Oakland construction site The fire is burning on a construction site near the Whole Foods and an Acura dealership. Thick, heavy black smoke came from the site, and was visible for miles, according to Fox 61 Oakland . Witnesses reported hearing small explosions coming from within the structure as fire crews worked to contain the flames. Firefighters attacked the blaze using a "surround and drown" tactic. [Full Article...]

Malala wants people to join her in the fight for girls' education

Malala wants people to join her in the fight for girls' education Malala Yousafzai , the youngest recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize is a female-education and human rights activist, who rose to fame after a Taliban gunman shot her while she was returning home in a school bus. "Graduating from secondary school (high school) is bittersweet for me", she added. "Next week, I will be back on my #GirlPowerTrip to meet girls in Middle East, Africa and Latin America". [Full Article...]

USA bombers challenge China in South China Sea flyover

USA bombers challenge China in South China Sea flyover The U.S. flyover asserts its "freedom of navigation" rights and challenges China's claims to nearly the whole waterway, Reuters reported. It was not immediately clear when or if a second US B1-B bomber joined for the South China Sea leg of the operation. [Full Article...]

TV crew films alligator next to crashed plane and pilot's body

TV crew films alligator next to crashed plane and pilot's body The WPLG TV crew discovered the debris of the single-engine Cessna strewn across an area of swamp in the Florida Everglades. Miami-Dade police said that the crash scene was found about 9.30pm on Wednesday. Its owner Robert Dean maintains that the pilot's trip was not authorized on Saturday after which he contacted different locations for the aircraft and the people who might be travelling with... [Full Article...]

Guantanamo prisoner who killed soldier gets millions for rights breach

Guantanamo prisoner who killed soldier gets millions for rights breach Public Safety Minister Minister Ralph Goodale expended a great deal of effort on Friday to the objective of appearing righteous and proper, and went so far as to lay blame on the former Conservative government of Stephen Harper: "The Harper government could have repatriated Mr. [Full Article...]

United Nations adopts treaty banning nuclear weapons despite U.S. opposition

United Nations adopts treaty banning nuclear weapons despite U.S. opposition Except for one thing: None of the countries that actually have nuclear weapons adopted the treaty, so it doesn't technically apply to them. She said , "The treaty will reinforce the stigma against the use of nuclear weapons". It also bans any transfer or use of nuclear weapons or nuclear explosive devices - and the threat to use such weapons. Achieving the elimination of nuclear weapons would b... [Full Article...]

John Podesta Goes Off On 'Whack Job' Trump In Twitter Tirade

John Podesta Goes Off On 'Whack Job' Trump In Twitter Tirade John Podesta rebuked President Trump on Friday for bringing up his infamous stolen documents during the G-20 Summit. Although Podesta and the DNC were victims of Russian hackers in the 2016, Trump doesn't seem to grasp that Podesta had nothing to do with the DNC servers since he was charing Clinton's campaign at the time. [Full Article...]

Mexico says Trump-Pena Nieto meet unlikely to lead to big deals

Mexico says Trump-Pena Nieto meet unlikely to lead to big deals When journalists began filing out of the room, Trump was asked if he still wanted Mexico to pay for his proposed border wall. On Jan. 27, both Trump and Nieto issued a joint statement agreeing not to discuss the matter in public after they had exchanged a war of words on the proposal that resulted in a cancelled diplomatic meeting. [Full Article...]

Hawaii challengers seek to block Trump travel ban again in appeals court

Hawaii challengers seek to block Trump travel ban again in appeals court Hawaii Attorney General Doug Chin said the states would continue to challenge the administration's interpretation of the Supreme Court's ruling. A federal district court judge on Thursday night declined a request from Hawaii to clarify a ruling by the Supreme Court on the scope of the travel ban, telling lawyers for the state that they must seek such clarification with the Supreme Court. [Full Article...]

Armed man trying to reach Ivanka Trump arrested

Armed man trying to reach Ivanka Trump arrested Ivanka Trump was not in the building at the time - she is in Germany with her father and the rest of his presidential team. Benitez , a 52-year-old man from the Bronx, was arrested and charged with possession of a forged instrument and criminal possession of a weapon, an NYPD spokesperson told BuzzFeed News on Friday. [Full Article...]

NO DEAL in place for Romelu Lukaku to join Manchester United

NO DEAL in place for Romelu Lukaku to join Manchester United Manchester United desperately needed a proven goalscorer after releasing Zlatan Ibrahimovic last week. United manager Jose Mourinho hopes that the transfer of Lukaku will take place in time for the Belgian worldwide to fly with the first team for its US summer tour on Sunday. [Full Article...]

Brexit: Airbus would suffer constraints, Barnier warns

Brexit: Airbus would suffer constraints, Barnier warns Speaking to the European economic and social committee , Michel Barnier says the United Kingdom fails to understand three points on which the EU will not be moved: namely that the four freedoms of the single market are indivisible; that there is no sector-by-sector participation in the single market ; and that third countries must respect EU autonomy to set rules and standards. [Full Article...]

First Lady of Poland snubs President Trump's attempted handshake in Warsaw

First Lady of Poland snubs President Trump's attempted handshake in Warsaw The two leaders shake hands, with Trump leaning in and patting the Polish president on his right shoulder. He will also discussed the USA relationship with the European Union, officials said. "Words are easy but actions are what matters". "Europe must demonstrate it believes in the future by investing money to secure that future". And as he did before leaving the country, Trump sought to cast bl... [Full Article...]

De Blasio Makes Sudden Trip to Trump Protests at G-20 Summit

De Blasio Makes Sudden Trip to Trump Protests at G-20 Summit He skips town, flying to Germany to speak at the invitation of organizers protesting something or other. Why? Though Phillips confirmed on Twitter the mayor made sure the trip would not conflict with the officer's funeral. He is expected to return to New York City Sunday night. De Blasio, 56, who's running for reelection this year, has traveled throughout the U.S.in the past several months as pa... [Full Article...]

Birthday boy MS Dhoni cuts cake with Team India in West Indies

Birthday boy MS Dhoni cuts cake with Team India in West Indies Dhoni has mesmerised fans across the world with his cool and calm captaincy, destructive hitting and his ability to finish off games in his trademark style. In 2007 Indian cricketing legends suggested Dhoni as Indian captain and the rest is history. Dhoni's last major trophy as Indian captain was ICC Champions Trophy 2013. [Full Article...]

Sansa Is Probably Going to Die on Game of Thrones

Sansa Is Probably Going to Die on Game of Thrones Sansa could cause some serious damage here, perhaps only realising she has been a pawn in a Littlefinger plan when it's too late, though perhaps her sister Arya will talk sense into her when returns? "You do feel like you're living in a fishbowl", Turner shared with Marie Claire . [Full Article...]


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