Area police officer shot and killed during suspicious vehicle check

An officer who was searching the area later encountered Pretlow about 3 p.m. Pretlow pointed a gun at the officer, who fired shots. Toney was rushed to Gwinnett Medical Center, where he died as a result of his injuries. A helicopter was also seeing... More..

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At least 18 dead, 164 injured in Taiwan train derailment
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

At least 18 dead, 164 injured in Taiwan train derailment

Images from the site showed the Puyuma Express train completely derailed and lying zig-zagged across the track in northeastern Yilan county. An AFP news agency reporter at the scene said more bodies were ...More..

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange sues Ecuador for 'violating his rights'
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange sues Ecuador for 'violating his rights'

The protocol also requires journalists, his lawyers and anyone else seeking to see Julian Assange to disclose private or political details, such as their social media usernames, the serial numbers and codes o...More..

Train services partially resume in Amritsar; protesters booked
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Train services partially resume in Amritsar; protesters booked

Ordering the inquiry, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh described the incident as "absolutely tragic". Punjab Chief Minister and Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu outside the Guru Nanak Hospital in Amritsar ...More..

Donald Trump and Joe Biden exchange blows in Nevada as midterms loom
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Donald Trump and Joe Biden exchange blows in Nevada as midterms loom

Trump praised her and warned Arizona Republicans not to be "complacent" about the upcoming midterm elections. Trump also stumped for Nevada Republican Sen. President Donald Trump concluded his three-day t...More..

Return to sender: Postal union warns of fallout if US leaves
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Return to sender: Postal union warns of fallout if US leaves

Jim Campbell, a lawyer and consultant on postal issues, said the main problem with the UPU was that its pricing system did not reflect the massive rise in global e-commerce. The withdrawal process is expected t...More..

Israeli Supreme Court overturns entry ban on U.S. student
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Israeli Supreme Court overturns entry ban on U.S. student

State lawyers argued that Alqasem's deletion of her social media aroused suspicion and that she remains a threat. American Lara Alqasem was denied entry to Israel because of her suspected support for a boyc...More..

What We Really Need Right Now Is A Lot More Nukes
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

What We Really Need Right Now Is A Lot More Nukes

The Trump administration has complained of Moscow's deployment of Novator 9M729 missiles, which Washington says fall under the treaty's ban on missiles that can travel distances between 310 and 3,400 mile...More..

Beto O'Rourke supporters can't name any of his accomplishments
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

Beto O'Rourke supporters can't name any of his accomplishments

Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D-Texas) addressed rumors that he might be eyeing a presidential run in 2020, saying, "It's a definitive no". O'Rourke said he supported Americans' right to protest anytime, anywhere, incl...More..

Spanish minister seeks inquiry into missing Saudi journalist
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

Spanish minister seeks inquiry into missing Saudi journalist

Turkish crime scene investigators dressed in coveralls and gloves entered the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul on Monday, almost two weeks after the disappearance and alleged slaying of Saudi writer Jamal Khashog...More..

Shortly before death, Khashoggi said Saudi prince has 'tribal leader' mentality
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

Shortly before death, Khashoggi said Saudi prince has 'tribal leader' mentality

U.S. President Donald Trump , who has forged close ties with the world's top oil exporter and maintains strong relations with the crown prince, Saudi Arabia's de facto ruler, said the Saudi account was credibl...More..

Justice Department Charges Russian Woman With US Election Interference
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

Justice Department Charges Russian Woman With US Election Interference

US President Donald Trump has repeatedly denounced the official investigation, led by special prosecutor Robert Mueller, as a "witch hunt". The complaint against Elena Alekseevna Khusyaynova, 44, marks th...More..

Remains of fetuses and infants discovered at second Detroit funeral home
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

Remains of fetuses and infants discovered at second Detroit funeral home

According to police, about 37 fetuses were found in cardboard boxes and 26 in a freezer and a state oversight agency has closed the west side funeral home. In a statement issued late Friday by inspectors for t...More..

USA opens federal investigation into Catholic Church abuse
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

USA opens federal investigation into Catholic Church abuse

The US Justice Department opened their own investigation into clergy abuse in the Roman Catholic Church and have served subpoenas on dioceses across the state . The probe by the Pennsylvania attorney general...More..

Facebook hires Nick Clegg for top PR job
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Facebook hires Nick Clegg for top PR job

According to the newspaper, the 51-year-old former Liberal Democrat party leader will move to Silicon Valley in January next year to take over the role from Elliot Schrage. "But the key decisions will soon pas...More..

Trump threatens to send military, shut border as migrants head for Mexico
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Trump threatens to send military, shut border as migrants head for Mexico

Mexican television footage showed hundreds of migrants breaking through Guatemalan border posts and streaming onto a bridge connecting Mexico and Guatemala. U.S. Representative Michael McCaul, the Republican ...More..

Dozens feared dead as train runs over crowd in India
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Dozens feared dead as train runs over crowd in India

Eyewitnesses said the crowd spilled onto the tracks when a Ravana effigy was set ablaze and crackers started exploding. One official said the local response was on par with a "war footing" as emergency worker...More..

Mueller Could Release Probe Results After Midterms, Before Thanksgiving, According To Somebody
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Mueller Could Release Probe Results After Midterms, Before Thanksgiving, According To Somebody

USA prosecutors on Friday agreed to drop criminal charges against Paul Manafort that a jury deadlocked on earlier this year, as a federal judge set a February 8 date for Manafort's sentencing on charges of ...More..

Everything you need to know about the Brexit talks so far
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Everything you need to know about the Brexit talks so far

If progress had been made at the European Council meeting of leaders, an extra summit was expected to be held in November to sign off the deal. The four parties have previously released joint statements expr...More..

Crimea School Attack Wounded Will Be Airlifted to Russian Federation
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Crimea School Attack Wounded Will Be Airlifted to Russian Federation

It identified him as Vladislav Roslyakov. It said all the victims died of gunshot wounds. He said police arrived about 10 minutes later to evacuate people and he saw dead bodies on the floor and charred wal...More..

Warren still has to answer for her ethnic identity theft
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Warren still has to answer for her ethnic identity theft

The six-page genetic data report, which was released on Sunday, is dated October 10. His findings, released in a campaign video from Warren's 2018 Senate campaign that concluded Warren's ancestry is mostl...More..

Canada Legalizes Cannabis, Prepares to Collect Taxes
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Canada Legalizes Cannabis, Prepares to Collect Taxes

Some media outlets, including Vice, called legalization day "Hash Wednesday". Smoking or vaping cannabis is also prohibited and carrying cannabis across Canada's borders will remain a serious criminal...More..

Pompeo heard Turkey's recording of Khashoggi death in Saudi consulate
by | Friday, October 19, 2018

Pompeo heard Turkey's recording of Khashoggi death in Saudi consulate

Authorities there believe he was killed in the building by Saudi agents, an accusation that the Saudi authorities have dismissed as " lies ". The Chicago-based author and radio host suggests that following th...More..

Trump sending Pompeo 'immediately' to meet Saudi king over missing journalist
by | Friday, October 19, 2018

Trump sending Pompeo 'immediately' to meet Saudi king over missing journalist

Cable news outlet CNN quotes unnamed sources saying Saudi Arabia is preparing to admit that journalist Jamal Khashoggi died during an interrogation which was carried out without clearance at the consulate b...More..

Did Meghan Markle snub Melbourne designers on royal tour?
by | Friday, October 19, 2018

Did Meghan Markle snub Melbourne designers on royal tour?

Couples who laugh together stay together. The Duchess Of Sussex decided 'on the spur of the moment, ' to bake a banana bread on Tuesday night at Admiralty House, the Mansion Home of the Govenor General of Austr...More..