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YouTube stunt leaves 1 dead, girlfriend charged

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An air ambulance was scrambled to the scene but Mr Ruiz was pronounced dead, authorities said . The couple, who only started posting on their La MonaLisa amateur YouTube channel in March, have a three-year-old daughter and a son on the way. Read More »

"No Religion" Is Now Australia's Number One Religion

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For a start, the 2016 census counted 46,800 same-sex couples across Australia. The census shows that 44.7 per cent of families were couples with children, while 37.8 per cent were couples without children. But fewer of those arriving in Australia are coming from Europe - once the dominant source of migrants for a country that restricted immigration until the 1970s under the "White Australia" policy. Read More »

Abortion law matter for Stormont, court rules

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The Conservative MP Sir Peter Bottomley formally signed the amendment, which had the backing of more than 50 MPs from the major parties, and other Tory MPs had signalled to party whips they would rebel and support it. "When a woman opts to have an abortion - I stress that that is never, ever an easy decision for any woman - the procedure should be available in a safe and legal way". Read More »

Germany's Merkel ready to confront Trump over Paris climate deal

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She said the forum, which meets on July 7 and 8, would also discuss common approaches to trade, another area in which the Trump administration's protectionist instincts are at odds with the European Union's. "Our differences with the US are clear". Mr Trump pulled the United States out of the deal on 1 June, saying the Paris agreement was a deal that aimed to hobble, disadvantage and impoverish the US. Read More »

Grenfell Tower inquest to be led by retired Court of Appeal judge

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Retired Court of Appeal Judge Sir Martin Moore-Bick once ruled to relocate a tenant who was faced with homelessness 50 miles away from where she was then living. Councillor Alex Ross-Shaw, Bradford's executive member for Regeneration, Planning and Transport, said: "We've seen what can happen with this potentially risky material and need to do everything in our power to prevent it ever happening again". Read More »

CNN's Jim Acosta responds after Sean Hannity labels him 'unhinged'

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The New York Times reported on that effort, as well as grumbling from other members of the press corps, but The Washington Post reported this week that grumbling is all that's happened - at least so far. It's been a week now since Spicer gave an on-camera briefing. On Monday, Trump ignored shouted questions from reporters following a joint appearance in the Rose Garden with the prime minister of India. Read More »

Utah wildfire grows as two powerful California blazes spread

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In California, a auto accident started a fire in Santa Clarita in Los Angeles County, triggering mandatory evacuations in some neighbourhoods, the Los Angeles Times reported. "These guys are working their hind ends off and really are heroes", said Garfield County Sheriff Danny Perkins. Sizzling heat is exacerbating the fire risks out West, where tired crews have been battling blazes in Utah, Nevada, Oregon and California. Read More »

Istanbul LGBT Pride Parade and tourism: A violent NO by Dictator Erdogan

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Anything that you think about in regards to our civil rights; same-sex marriage, don't ask don't tell, even me being able to stand up here in all my fabulosity baby. Rainbows, tutus and colorful flags took over Fifth Avenue on Sunday for New York City's annual Pride March; this year, the LGBT march carried a distinct air of protest in addition to celebration. Read More »

Samsung Joins Ranks of Foreign Firms Adding Jobs in the US

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The announcement was made during South Korean President Moon Jae-in's visit to Washington for his first summit with US President Donald Trump as shown below. The Newberry facility will make home appliances including washing machines starting early next year. The board of Santee Cooper, South Carolina's state-owned utility, approved a $2.75 million grant for Samsung on Monday, said spokeswoman Mollie Gore. Read More »

Perry Calls For 'Intellectual' Debate On Man's Role

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NBC reporter Peter Alexander brought up the remarks that Perry , then a candidate for the Republican presidential nomination, made in July of 2015, shortly after Trump launched his bid for the White House. "But no reasonable person can deny the thumb, or even the whole hand, if you will, has been put on the scale in favor of certain political outcomes". Read More »

Trump Criticizes Obama For Not Acting Sooner On Russia Hacking

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It's a long, long story that is of interest from a variety of perspectives. ADVERTISEMENT Former President Obama seized the two diplomatic compounds and expelled at least 35 Russian diplomats last December when the administration learned that Russians might be meddling in the election, including potentially hacking voting machines. Read More »

Death toll from Pakistan attacks climbs to 73

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The back-to-back explosions occurred as people were busy shopping for Iftar and Eid in the Turi Bazaar area, close to a crowded bus terminal in Parachinar, Kurram Agency. The blasts claimed at least 45 lives, while 75 others were also wounded. Late on Friday, four police officers were shot dead as they broke their daily Ramadan fast at a roadside restaurant in Karachi, Pakistan's largest city and financial capital. Read More »

Car bomb kills senior Ukrainian intelligence officer in Kiev

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A Defense Ministry statement on the June 27 explosion identified the victim of the blast as Colonel Maksim Shapoval. Ukraine's National Police have confirmed that the driver killed when the Mercedes auto exploded was Maxim Shapoval, the Ukrayinska Pravda paper said. Read More »

International Yoga Day 2017

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Modi said the increasing popularity of yoga spurred Unesco to add yoga to its list of intangible cultural heritage, along with Cuba's rumba and Peru's scissor dance, in December a year ago. 50 or 60 minutes (is fine) because it lends harmony to the body, mind and intellect. Baba Ramdev and Amit Shah also shared pictures of the yoga session on their twitter handles. Read More »

Lyft Takes a Pointer from Uber, Adds Pickup Suggestions

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As the name and screenshot above suggests, this feature will basically suggest locations around the rider that they can go in order to be picked up, which could result in them saving time. But Uber is finally allowing proper ride requests for those who don't have Uber at the ready. "The driver will see the rider's name, and be able to contact the rider directly, too", Kyle Miller and Mike Lu, Product Managers Uber said in a blog post on Tuesday. Read More »

Clashes amid Eid celebrations in Kashmir as HM Singh hoping for peace

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In Jammu and Kashmir, instead of celebrating Eid some stone-pelters in south Kashmir targeted security forces. The clashes, with young men hurling stones at forces, then spread to adjoining Achabal area in Anantnag district. It said police personnel will offer Id prayers in mosques in district police lines in Srinagar . Security personnel should offer Eid prayers only at protected places, said the advisory issued by Inspector General of Police, Kashmir zone, in wake of lynching of Deputy ... Read More »