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Lane weakens into tropical storm, still threatens Hawaii with rain

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Brock Long, chief of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), said, "We are extremely concerned about the potentials for inland flooding, landslides occurring and damage to the transportation, communications infrastructure". Residents in other areas of the Big Island, such as Hilo, were caught out by the flash floods with several vehicles becoming trapped. Evacuations were also under way on parts of Molokai and Maui islands. Read More »

Autopsy finds Iowa student killed by 'sharp force injuries'

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We need the wall. Smith said also she supports comprehensive immigration reform, including border security and a path to citizenship for people who are in the country working and paying taxes. "That might happen again, but I'm not sure it will be handled the same way in Iowa". "I find so much joy in running and as a female, I know I have to run with an added sense of caution , especially when running alone". Read More »

At least 4 reported killed in shooting at Florida video game tournament

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The shooting occurred at GLHF Game Bar in downtown Jacksonville, which was hosting the event that police say the suspect was in town for. "He managed to escape and run down the street to a nearby gym", director Jason Lake said . The gunman killed two or three people "that I saw", Javaruski said. "We are working with authorities to gather facts at this stage", the official Twitter account of Madden NFL creator EA Sports wrote in a brief statement addressing the shooting . Read More »

Australia, Scott Morrison Is Your New Prime Minister

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Part of why Australian leadership has changed so often has to do with party rules. During their conversation, Trump and Morrison underscored the importance of the bilateral partnership between the USA and Australia and pledged to continue to closely cooperate on priorities shared by the two countries, the White House said. Read More »

Australia's foreign minister quits after leadership change

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She said Bangladesh deeply values her relations with Australia. The challenge had been instigated by Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton, whom Morrison - also to the right of the party - defeated in a secret ballot. Senator Cash, who has faced some criticism over her performance, voted for Morrison in the leadership spill on Friday. "I think in politics, especially in the Liberal party, it is far too easy to change the leader", she told ABC radio. Read More »

ED won the elections: ConCourt

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The statement by the joint mission of the International Republican Institute and the National Democratic Institute comes a day after Zimbabwe's Constitutional Court upheld President Emmerson Mnanaggwa's narrow election victory. Mpofu also alleged that there were inconsistencies which Zec had failed to explain, saying that 16 polling stations had similar figures for Chamisa and Mnangagwa, even for spoilt ballots. Read More »

YouTube Star McSkillet Dies in Wrong-Way Car Crash, Killing Two Others

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THE reckless driver in a luxury sports auto who caused a fiery crash, killing a 43-year-old woman and her 12-year-old daughter, has been identified as a popular YouTube personality. Heitmann's McLaren was traveling at nearly 100 miles per hour as he drove south on a northbound carpool lane on the I-805 highway. Heitmann had a popular YouTube channel where he mostly discussed video games under the name " McSkillet ". Read More »

Rand rally sputters as Trump's tweet triggers sanctions concern

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We visited a number of U.S. politicians.as well Tucker Carlson from Fox News , and numerous other people. AfriForum , a group that campaigns for the interests of Afrikaners in South Africa, welcomed Mr Trump's move, saying it believed it had influenced the United States president's views. Read More »

Trump’s former lawyer pleads guilty to violating finance laws

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Duncan also said that she did not think that any of the jurors let their pro- or anti-Trump biases influence their final decision. Mueller is now investigating the possibility of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential poll and a possible collusion between Moscow and Trump's electoral campaign. Read More »

Why India Might Refuse 700 Cr Aid From UAE For Kerala

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India has declined relief assistance from foreign governments for the flood-hit southern state of Kerala following offers of aid from several countries, including the United Arab Emirates and Qatar . However, the policy is not applicable to private contributions that have been pouring in from all over the world. But India has politely turned down the offer from all three countries. Read More »

US deports its last known Nazi collaborator

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On Tuesday, that number increased further, as the White House announced that it had deported 95-year-old Jakiw Palij , an alleged former Nazi guard. As Palij admitted to Justice Department officials in 2001, he was trained at the SS Training Camp in Trawniki, in Nazi-occupied Poland, in the spring of 1943. Read More »

Festive Eid Al Adha mood spreads across UAE

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Moved by this, God intervened and ordered angel Jibra'il to place a goat for sacrifice, instead of Ibrahim's son. Muslims celebrated the first day of Eid Al-Adha on Tuesday, which marks the closing parts of the Hajj pilgrimage. Then people branch away to be with their families, eat the meat from the animals they slaughter along with other food and drinks. During Eid celebrations, Muslims greet each other by saying Eid Mubarak, which means "Blessed Eid". Read More »

Rudy Giuliani Says ‘Truth Isn’t Truth’

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Now Trump's attorney on the Russian Federation investigation, he was trying to justify why the White House has been dragging its feet over granting an interview between the president and special counsel Robert Mueller . "Comey says, "You did talk about it", so tell me what the truth is". "The president encouraged him to testify, is happy that he did, is quite secure that there is nothing in the testimony that will hurt the president", Giuliani said. Read More »

Death Toll Surpasses 350 in India's Kerala Flooding

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A woman at Aranmula near Alapuzha said they had not had any food or water for two days. "They didn't think that it would rise this high (up to 3m in some places) when the initial warnings were issued", said Mr Ashraf Ali, who is leading the search in the small town of Mala. Read More »

Michael Cohen’s attorney has been reaching out to Watergate’s John Dean

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Former advisor to President Richard Nixon, John Dean, was labeled a "rat" by President Donald Trump in a tweet this weekend. "Witch Hunt!" Trump wrote on Twitter after the release of the report. Mueller to demonstrate that Mr. McGahn did nothing wrong". " Time for Mueller investigation to file report", Giuliani wrote on Twitter. McGahn, according to the Times story, has voluntarily provided Mueller's team a wealth of information about Trump's behavior, beyond what might be expected ... Read More »

Man accused of killing pregnant wife, 2 daughters to be charged Monday

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They also remembered Watts' children: four-year-old Bella and three-year-old Celeste . Shanann and her children will be dearly missed. Every hour since then, this tribute to three lives cut far too short has grown, added by friends of Shanann Watts , the teachers of 3-year-old Celeste and 4-year-old Bella , and people who have never met them but were touched by a tragedy that's received media coverage from around the world. Read More »

Jury in Manafort trial asks about 'reasonable doubt'

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The judge in the trial of ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort says he will not release the names of jurors because of fears for their safety. "Thank you very much". The six men and six women on the panel must reach a consensus on each charge before breaking from the jury room for good. "I don't talk about that now", he said, before ripping the prosecution of his former adviser by special counsel Robert Mueller's team of investigators. Read More »

Vatican sides with victims of United States predator priests

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The Holy See treats very seriously the work of the grand jury and the report it has produced. "The Holy See condemns unequivocally the sexual abuse of minors". "The cover up was sophisticated and, all the while, church leadership kept records of the abuse and the cover-up", Shapiro said Tuesday. USA media report that Pennsylvania has had the highest number of grand jury investigations into child sex abuse in the church in the country. Read More »