• Authorities: Body found isn't missing Iowa college student
Authorities: Body found isn't missing Iowa college student

She was there to watch his dogs because he had a construction job about 100 miles northeast in Dubuque. "Days seem like weeks", Rob Tibbetts, the young woman's father, said at the news conference. But he says investigators will continue to withhold basic details about the case because they believe it gives them the best chance to solve it. Chen...

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  • Scores injured in traffic protests in Bangladesh capital
Scores injured in traffic protests in Bangladesh capital

Here is how the story unfolded. The crowded capital of 18 million has been paralyzed by angry students demanding changes to transport laws following the July 29 deaths after the driver of a privately operated bus lost control and ran over a group of college students in an alleged race for passengers with another bus.

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  • No, California didn’t worsen wildfires by dumping water into ocean
No, California didn’t worsen wildfires by dumping water into ocean

With gusting winds, triple digit temperatures and nearly zero chance of rain in Northern California this week, scorching weather poses a persistent threat to firefighters battling out-of-control blazes on parched land, officials said. Deputy fire chief Mr Mclean dismissed Mr Trump's comments to United States media, saying firefighters had "plenty o...

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  • 1 dead, dozens injured after road accident causes explosion near Italy's Bologna
1 dead, dozens injured after road accident causes explosion near Italy's Bologna

A lorry carrying cars collided on a bridge with another full of flammable materials, Italian media say. Firefighters and ambulances rushed to the scene, and those injured have been transported to nearby Maggiore Hospital - some suffering serious burns.

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  • Rick Gates Testifies That He Committed Crimes With Paul Manafort
Rick Gates Testifies That He Committed Crimes With Paul Manafort

Manafort, 69, has pleaded not guilty to 18 counts of bank fraud, tax fraud and failing to disclose foreign bank accounts. He said he was aware Mr Manafort was acting as an unregistered foreign agent in lobbying for Ukraine. Gates also worked for the Trump election campaign. Gates began working for Manafort in 2006 on his business ventures in Uk...

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  • Sick couple sentenced for selling videos of them sexually abusing son
Sick couple sentenced for selling videos of them sexually abusing son

The 48-year-old mother was sentenced on Tuesday to 12 years and six months in jail, while her 39-year-old male partner was handed a 12-year term followed by "preventive detention", which could delay his release on the grounds that he poses a danger to the public.

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  • Parkland shooter bought AR-15 for $560 because it was 'cool-looking'
Parkland shooter bought AR-15 for $560 because it was 'cool-looking'

Cruz told Curcio that he had tried to kill himself twice before the shootings, once by ingesting almost an entire bottle of Advil (which he said he later threw up) and another by drinking vodka and tequila (which purportedly made him pass out).

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  • Karunanidhi passes away, Tamil Nadu government declares public holiday on Wednesday
Karunanidhi passes away, Tamil Nadu government declares public holiday on Wednesday

The government has cited legal restrictions in granting the permission and has instead offered two acres of space near Guindy. AIADMK leaders MG Ramachandran and J Jayalalithaa, and DMK founder Annadurai's memorials are built at Marina Beach.

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  • Chemical weapons scientist assassinated in Syria
Chemical weapons scientist assassinated in Syria

A Syrian scientist has reportedly been assassinated in a vehicle bomb attack after he survived Israeli attacks on his research center. Western intelligence agents have said the organisation is linked to a Syrian chemical weapons programme.

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  • Saudi airline stops flights to Canada amid escalating diplomatic row
Saudi airline stops flights to Canada amid escalating diplomatic row

In the meantime, the Saudi Ministry of Media tweeted they shut down the account until an investigation in the complaints finalised. Maybe a president who prioritizes fighting terror without apology is just the guy to deal with this. Prince Mohammed, heir to the region's most powerful throne, has introduced a string of reforms such as lifting a deca...

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  • Video shows Brooklyn nail salon workers attacking customer
Video shows Brooklyn nail salon workers attacking customer

The customer, Christina Thomas , refused to pay because she did not like the way the owner, Huiyue Zheng , waxed her eyebrows. The black women and the nail salon employees start pushing and shoving each other, causing the scene to devolve into chaos as one manicurist picks up a chair and begins swinging it.

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  • Indonesia hands yacht linked to 1MDB over to Malaysia
Indonesia hands yacht linked to 1MDB over to Malaysia

Malaysian authorities are seeking to arrest Low Taek Jho, the financier who allegedly bought the Equanimity , a 91 meter (300-foot) yacht registered in the Cayman Islands. "We want to know where they obtained so much money to buy such an expensive yacht", he said. Sources in the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) confirmed that the form...

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  • Iran, US trade barbs ahead of renewed sanctions on Tehran
Iran, US trade barbs ahead of renewed sanctions on Tehran

European countries fear that by abandoning the deal, Washington risks undermining Rouhani and strengthening the hand of his more hardline opponents, who have long argued that the West would never allow Iran to prosper. Other suspended sanctions that will be reimposed on November 4 will target the energy, shipping and insurance sectors, and the ...

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  • 1 killed, 90 wounded by Israel in Gaza protests
1 killed, 90 wounded by Israel in Gaza protests

Despite renewed cease-fire efforts, Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman announced that, starting Thursday, he is halting shipments of fuel and natural gas to Gaza in response to incendiary balloons that have targeted southern Israel.

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  • Khan's party says it has enough support to form Pakistan government
Khan's party says it has enough support to form Pakistan government

She said expressed a desire to visit Pakistan with a delegation after formation of the government. He is expected to take oath in the second week of August. As per the opposition, the PM candidate would be from Nawaz Sharif's party only. Now as per the Constitution, the first session of the National Assembly would have to be summoned within 2...

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  • WeHo City Council To Vote On Removing Trump's Star
WeHo City Council To Vote On Removing Trump's Star

The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce , which administers the Walk of Fame, has voted "unanimously" to approve a resolution that urges it and the Los Angeles City Council to permanently remove the current president's star. The resolution arrives weeks after a man used a pickax to vandalize the president's star. President Donald Trump might not...

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  • LeBron James adds Showtime documentary to TV portfolio
LeBron James adds Showtime documentary to TV portfolio

National Basketball Association star LeBron James won praise on Monday from an OH school district for his support of disadvantaged children in his hometown of Akron, after U.S. "If you don't see this as racist, I would ask you to please go get your vision checked", she said. "I am surprised [.] more about the fact that they look the other way...

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  • Sarah Sanders Refuses To Say Press Isn't 'The Enemy Of The People'
Sarah Sanders Refuses To Say Press Isn't 'The Enemy Of The People'

Ms Sanders refused to do so, instead listing a litany of complaints against the press and blaming negative media coverage for inflaming tensions in the country. "You brought a comedian up to attack my appearance and called me a traitor to my own gender", Sanders said. Acosta kept working, seemingly unfazed, but later called attention to what he d...

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  • Infant’s Body Pulled From East River Near Brooklyn Bridge, Cops Say
Infant’s Body Pulled From East River Near Brooklyn Bridge, Cops Say

Little girl dies after mother drowns her in Florida riverPolice say someone waved them down around 4 p.m. Sunday. Authorities said he showed no signs of trauma . There was no respiration nor pulse. Police say an officer brought the baby onto the pedestrian walkway and administered CPR. The East River running between Manhattan and Brooklyn is...

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  • Tensions high as Patriot Prayer & Antifa protestors stage rival rallies in Portland
Tensions high as Patriot Prayer & Antifa protestors stage rival rallies in Portland

FOX 12 reached out to police for more information about the injuries that were reported , but have not heard back. There was also debris left on the street by demonstrators. Oregon Live reported that a large police presence kept the two groups separated during the rally, though police reported collecting weapons from both sides.

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