• Maryland shooting: Five killed in 'targeted' attack on US newspaper
Maryland shooting: Five killed in 'targeted' attack on US newspaper

Cook's defiant tweet was picked up and cheered by thousands of journalists and well-wishers. Jarrod Ramos , the 38-year-old suspect who is now in police custody , is believed to have targeted the Capital Gazette over its coverage of allegations that he harassed a woman, a charge he pleaded guilty to in 2011.

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  • Rape of girl (7) sparks angry protests in India
Rape of girl (7) sparks angry protests in India

Clicking pictures with the grieving parents, the parents stood blankly while their little child stayed in agony. By afternoon, he circulated the apology video , in which he claimed that his intentions were wrongly construed. Officials said they were able to make the arrests after watching CCTV footage from near the school, which showed one of the ...

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  • BAE wins multi-billion pound Australian warship contract
BAE wins multi-billion pound Australian warship contract

The Type 26 design has already been selected by the Royal Navy, with the first steel cutting made at BAE's site in Glasgow in 2017. Around 4000 jobs will be created nationwide, 1500 of those in South Australia, with the program to build nine new naval frigates.

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  • 5 Dead In Shooting | Crime Time — Capital Gazette Newspaper
5 Dead In Shooting | Crime Time — Capital Gazette Newspaper

Phil Davis , who covers business and politics , posted a stream of tweets as he waited to be interviewed by police. The newspaper is located in a four-story office building in Annapolis, the capital of the U.S. At a press conference on Thursday, police officials said an investigation had just begun and that they are working to find out what h...

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  • A judge says Trump's family separation policy 'shocks the conscience.' We agree
A judge says Trump's family separation policy 'shocks the conscience.' We agree

The ruling also states that children may only be separated from their parents if it's deemed that the parent poses a threat to them, while also adding that no parent can be deported without their child. "The U.S. government never had any plan to reunite these families that were separated", Simon Sandoval-Moshenberg of the Legal Aid Justice Center ...

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  • ‘Families Belong Together' Rally: Thousands protest family separations at border across country
‘Families Belong Together' Rally: Thousands protest family separations at border across country

Trump - who campaigned as an immigration hardliner with a promise to build a wall along the U.S. -Mexico border - has faced renewed backlash in recent weeks over his administration's "zero tolerance" enforcement policy. He said he wanted to join the Raleigh event because he is disturbed by the country's immigration stance. "No family jails", said...

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  • European Union leaders reach breakthrough deal on migrant crisis
European Union leaders reach breakthrough deal on migrant crisis

On EU territory, those who are saved, according to global law, should be taken charge of, on the basis of a shared effort, through the transfer in controlled centres set up in Member States, only on a voluntary basis, where rapid and secure processing would allow, with full EU support, to distinguish between irregular migrants, who will be return...

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  • Crews rescue deaf puppy stuck in 50-foot deep crevice
Crews rescue deaf puppy stuck in 50-foot deep crevice

A rescue worker made his way into the hole partially around 8pm on Friday to help use a rescue pole in the hole, according to WAFF . While the hole varies in sizes, it's in no way large enough for a human to climb into. Throughout the rescue effort, volunteers tried lowering a person down into the 15-metre crevice before realising the opening was ...

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  • Donald Trump gets prank call on Air Force One
Donald Trump gets prank call on Air Force One

Comedian " Stuttering John " Melendez got one over big time on the leader of the free world Donald Trump by posing as a NJ Senator who is pals with the president. media report . He did not specify what he was referring to, but New Jersey's Senator Menendez recently won his primary contest, after a hung jury spared him a conviction in a feder...

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  • Identity thief drains bank account of 112-year-old Texas man
Identity thief drains bank account of 112-year-old Texas man

Overton's account had been drained after someone had gotten his Social Security number and bank information, which they then used to purchase bonds. The Gerontology Research Group's database of the oldest living people in the world states that Overton is the oldest living man in America. Since it was first created in December 2016, more than ...

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  • Families Belong Together rally in Denver, Colorado
Families Belong Together rally in Denver, Colorado

The massive demonstration was aimed at sending a message about the Trump administration's zero-tolerance immigration policy that separated children from their families at the border. "We are here because children being held in detention don't have a voice", said Helen LaCroix, 40, a mother of two from Washington. Parents were jailed and children ...

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  • U2 honors victims of Maryland newspaper shooting
U2 honors victims of Maryland newspaper shooting

The Capital Gazette and its lawyer had reported threats made in May 2013 and spoke with a detective who investigated. In a news conference held late Friday morning, Anne Arundel County Police Chief Tim Altomare said that the suspect isn't cooperating with authorities.

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  • USA government intends to 'detain families together'
USA government intends to 'detain families together'

Those attending the rally will also protest President Trump's ban on travel from several predominantly Muslim countries, which was upheld in the Supreme Court this week. They claim that the US' request to be exempt from the 1997 agreement threatens the well-being of the children as well as the cities' interest in seeing the state licensing requir...

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  • Trump and Putin to hold long-awaited summit in Finland next month
Trump and Putin to hold long-awaited summit in Finland next month

National security advisor John Bolton in a meeting with Putin on Wednesday told the Russian strongman he hopes the two countries can find "areas where we can agree and make progress together". "Getting along with Russian Federation, and with China, and with everybody, is a very good thing ", Trump said Wednesday. "Every time he sees me, he s...

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  • House Overwhelmingly Rejects GOP Immigration Bill
House Overwhelmingly Rejects GOP Immigration Bill

The U.S. House of Representatives rejected a broad "compromise" immigration bill on Wednesday, as expected, that would have addressed the crisis of families being separated at the U.S. GOP aides said Republicans had yet to agree on bill language, and the effort was complicated by a federal judge who ordered that divided families be reunited ...

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  • Trump pledges July 9 announcement on Supreme Court nominee
Trump pledges July 9 announcement on Supreme Court nominee

Wade , he responded, "That's not a question I'll be asking". In the wake of numerous landmark SCOTUS rulings, and the retirement of swing-vote Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy , many top Democrats are beside themselves; Pennsylvania Democrats are no exception.

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  • Trump attacks Democrats, defends ICE in Saturday morning tweets
Trump attacks Democrats, defends ICE in Saturday morning tweets

Joe Crowley (D-NY). In an interview with CNN's Chris Cuomo , the New York Democrat said she believes it is time to "reimagine" the controversial agency with a "very different mission". "And we need to build into any new structure the ability for ICE as an agency or whatever the new agency is, to be accountable back to congress". President ...

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  • Trump rallies for GOP Senate candidate Kevin Cramer in North Dakota
Trump rallies for GOP Senate candidate Kevin Cramer in North Dakota

Cramer recently called White House Chief of Staff John Kelly asking the campaign to change its approach. "How the president talks about Sen". "I mean, (Waters) practically was telling people the other day to assault". Heitkamp told the AP she's curious how Trump will portray her record, which she says has favored many issues the president cares a...

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  • North and South Korea begin consultations on linking their motor roads - Yonhap
North and South Korea begin consultations on linking their motor roads - Yonhap

Moon also noted that some 200 remains of US troops from the Korean War will be repatriated by North Korea, and the excavation of those missing in action will also soon begin. It noted "continued operations" at the North's uranium enrichment plant and several new installations at the site - including an engineering office and a driveway to a buildin...

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  • Trump hails Supreme Court ruling on travel ban
Trump hails Supreme Court ruling on travel ban

In Trump v. Hawaii , the Supreme Court heard an appeal of an injunction of President Donald Trump's third iteration of his "Muslim ban", which prohibits nationals of six majority-Muslim nations (Syria, Iran, Chad, Libya, Yemen, and Somalia) from coming to the United States under certain visa categories.

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