Man dies after 'police fire shots into car' near motorway in Bristol

It's unclear what led to the shooting, but witnesses said they heard at least five gunshots, BBC Radio Bristol reported. The injured man was then pulled from the old red vehicle by officers who began attempting to resuscitate him just off the M5 ne... More..

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Is Trump ready to throw Tom Price under the bus?
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Is Trump ready to throw Tom Price under the bus?

Asked if he would fire Price, Trump told reporters: "We'll see". Charter plane operators estimated 24 flights would have cost $300,000, Politico reported . Rep. Tom Cole, R-Okla., who chairs the House Ap...More..

Fire Broke out at an Ammunition Depot in Ukraine
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Fire Broke out at an Ammunition Depot in Ukraine

Local media reported that about 188,000 tons of munitions were kept at the depot including rockets for the Grad multiple grenade launchers . The cause of the fire is now under investigation. In addition, t...More..

Explosions at airport as United States and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders land - reports of gunfire
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Explosions at airport as United States and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders land - reports of gunfire

The official said the munitions were fired toward a guard tower and hit the south side of the airport. Defence Secretary Mattis and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation chief Stoltenberg are at the North Atlant...More..

Trump Administration Finds A New Way To Fight With The UK
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Trump Administration Finds A New Way To Fight With The UK

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross , on a visit to Hong Kong, told reporters that part of the problem was Bombardier's lack of cooperation with the investigation. He said the British government is committed to pro...More..

Coroner gives update on Otto Warmbier case
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Coroner gives update on Otto Warmbier case

The manner of death was undetermined, but Sammarco said it could have happened naturally had he undergone cardiac arrest. Otto had been arrested and sentenced to 15 years hard labour after travelling to North...More..

Iran displays S-300 air defense missile system to public
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Iran displays S-300 air defense missile system to public

The Tasnim news agency , which quoted the head of the Revolutionary Guards' aerospace division, Amirali Hajizadeh, gave few other details of the missile. Iran has repeatedly insisted that its military capabili...More..

Macron paints sweeping vision for Europe
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Macron paints sweeping vision for Europe

In a speech delivered two days after the German election in which Chancellor Angela Merkel's alliance did less well than expected , limiting her freedom to maneuver on Europe, the 39-year-old president held li...More..

Supreme Court cancels arguments after Trump's new 'extreme vetting' policy
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Supreme Court cancels arguments after Trump's new 'extreme vetting' policy

All immigration and visitors banned except on student and exchange visitor visas. As part of the presidential proclamation signed Sunday, the USA will also bar the entry of certain Venezuelan government off...More..

Mandatory evacuations ordered as S. California fire spreads
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Mandatory evacuations ordered as S. California fire spreads

The Corona Fire Department on Monday night tweeted that the fire was up to 2,000 acres and 5% contained. As a result of the wildfire , numerous schools announced closures for Tuesday. Evacuations were orde...More..

Jennifer Lopez donates $1.35m to help Puerto Rico
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Jennifer Lopez donates $1.35m to help Puerto Rico

On Sunday, Lopez - the Bronx-born daughter of Puerto Rican parents - joined NY governor Andrew Cuomo to announce she would be donating $1 million from the proceeds of her Las Vegas show to support hurricane r...More..

5th Circ. Allows Part Of TX Sanctuary Ban To Take Effect
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

5th Circ. Allows Part Of TX Sanctuary Ban To Take Effect

Immigrations and Customs Enforcement. Thus, any police officers, chiefs or sheriffs who violate that provision-and refuse ICE detainer requests-will now be subject to criminal penalties. Jenkins said although t...More..

Weather Authority: Tuesday Morning Showers and Storms
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Weather Authority: Tuesday Morning Showers and Storms

Look for northwest winds around 15 miles per hour in the afternoon. For tonight , there is the the slight chance of a few showers and storms sneaking into our western areas. WEDNESDAY: Widespread to statewi...More..

by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

U.S. seeks diplomatic solution to North Korea crisis: Mitts

North Korea has reportedly stiffened its perimeter defences along the east coast, deploying ballistic missiles as well as additional ground forces and anti-aircraft batteries. "The UN charter stipulates individ...More..

Philippines respects split on ASEAN statement
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Philippines respects split on ASEAN statement

There is no genocide", Do Suan said. The powerful military response, justified by the government as an anti-terrorism operation, has been plagued by reports of targeted arson, torture and rape. "Only when the...More..

Thousands on the Indonesian island of Bali evacuated
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Thousands on the Indonesian island of Bali evacuated

In Klungkung, Jokowi is also scheduled to visit an emergency response station to see how authorities are preparing for the possible eruption . "There will definitely be an impact on (sales of) tour packages ...More..

'We don't have the votes': GOP ditches latest health care effort
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

'We don't have the votes': GOP ditches latest health care effort

Collins' decision to oppose the bill came minutes after the Congressional Budget Office, in a preliminary analysis, said that if Graham-Cassidy becomes law the number of people with health insurance that cove...More..

Tokyo Governor Koike to Challenge Japanese PM Abe With New Party
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Tokyo Governor Koike to Challenge Japanese PM Abe With New Party

Yu Uchiyama, a University of Tokyo politics professor, says Abe is taking advantage of the unprepared opposition as he seeks to prolong his leadership. Kyodo reported that its survey conducted over the weeken...More..

Bombers deployed from Ellsworth used in show of force
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Bombers deployed from Ellsworth used in show of force

The U.S. frequently sends advanced warplanes to the Korean Peninsula for patrols or drills during times of animosity. Fighter jets from South Korea and Japan often accompany the bomber , and sometimes they ...More..

During wedding photo shoot, groom saves child from drowning
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

During wedding photo shoot, groom saves child from drowning

It doesn't even surprise me that that happened", Brittany Cook told CNN newsgathering partner CTV . Since the wedding-day water rescue, Ross Cook told Canadian Broadcasting Corp. Photographer Darren Hatt p...More..

Spanish Civil Guards close 140 pro-Catalan referendum websites
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Spanish Civil Guards close 140 pro-Catalan referendum websites

The move comes a day after he ordered regional police to identify those in charge of polling stations on Sunday, when the referendum is to be held. "If Catalonia votes for independence, even if the vote is de...More..

United States welcomes Saudi move to allow women to drive
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

United States welcomes Saudi move to allow women to drive

The position of Saudi women gradually improved under late King Abdullah and since King Salman took over in 2015, the kingdom has been opening more areas for women through the government's modernising reforms. A...More..

Brent oil price ease back from two-year highs
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Brent oil price ease back from two-year highs

When asked if his country would adjust its own output if required, Zanganeh replied that Iran "will consider everything within the framework of our national interest and cooperation with OPEC ". First Vice-R...More..

Trump Signs Presidential Memorandum Boosting Computer Science Education
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Trump Signs Presidential Memorandum Boosting Computer Science Education

The effort represents a rare victory for the tech sector with this administration-prioritizing coding in public school curricula has always been a focus for Apple CEO Tim Cook and Microsoft president Brad Smith...More..

Mexico quake: Crews keep searching for victims
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Mexico quake: Crews keep searching for victims

More than 44,000 schools in six states were due to reopen on Monday, but only 103 in Mexico City, or barely 1 percent of its schools, were set to resume classes after they were certified as structurally safe....More..

Global crude hikes push CPC prices to seven-month high
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Global crude hikes push CPC prices to seven-month high

In the week ahead , market participants will eye fresh weekly information on USA stockpiles of crude and refined products on Tuesday and Wednesday to further weigh what the impact of recent storm activity was o...More..

by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

LeBron James Doubles Down on Tweet Criticizing Donald Trump

President Donald Trump triggered a backlash from the USA professional sports world Saturday after withdrawing a White House invitation to the NBA champion Golden State Warriors and condemning NFL pl...More..

PM Modi promises electricity to every house by December 2018
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

PM Modi promises electricity to every house by December 2018

However, it said that un-electrified households not covered under the SECC data would also be provided electricity connections under the scheme for Rs 500 which shall be recovered by DISCOMs in 10 instalments t...More..

USA voters don't trust Trump when it comes to North Korea
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

USA voters don't trust Trump when it comes to North Korea

The Washington Post-ABC News poll found that 37 per cent of adults trusted Mr Trump either "a great deal" or "a good amount" to responsibly handle the situation with North Korea, while 42 per cent trusted the...More..

Iran 'successfully' tests ballistic missile with 1200 mile range
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Iran 'successfully' tests ballistic missile with 1200 mile range

Iranian state television said the Khorramshahr missile was "Iran's most powerful missile for defense and retaliation against any aggressive enemy". With such a range, the missile would be easily capable of ...More..