• Buildings collapse and woman dies after quake hits Italian island
Buildings collapse and woman dies after quake hits Italian island

Tourism authorities said that the harm was limited in two towns, and said a significant part of the island was the same old thing Tuesday. Photo: @totoriellos/Handout via Reuters Debris lie on a road after an quake hit the island of Ischia, near Naples, Southern Italy , Monday, Aug.

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  • German police intercept 5000 Trump-shaped ecstasy pills stamped with NL
German police intercept 5000 Trump-shaped ecstasy pills stamped with NL

The commander in chief's face was stamped on the front and the word " Trump " appeared on the back. The drug haul has an estimated street value of 39,000 euro (£35,700), and police in Osnabruck, in north-western Germany, said they found the drugs while checking an Austrian-registered auto.

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  • AIADMK fractions merge, Panneerselvam to be TN Deputy CM
AIADMK fractions merge, Panneerselvam to be TN Deputy CM

OPS will be co-ordinator for AIADMK. Earlier, the leaders of the two factions arrived at the party's head office to announce the merger. Though the party leaders of AIADMK wanted to be one, it was Sasikala who wanted to take the oath as Chief Minister after which Panneerselvam has been asked to step down.

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  • US, South Korea drills begin amid tensions with North
US, South Korea drills begin amid tensions with North

It described North Korea as the "strongest possessor" of intercontinental ballistic missiles capable of striking the U.S. mainland from anywhere, CNN reported. In recent times , however, calls have been growing for the United States and South Korea to suspend their military drills. USA officials have pledged the military exercises will go ah...

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  • 8 people stabbed in Russia, ISIS claims responsibility
8 people stabbed in Russia, ISIS claims responsibility

The knife attack in Surgut comes just a day after an 18-year-old Moroccan asylum seeker deliberately targeted women in a stabbing spree that left two dead in the Finnish city of Turku on Friday. A man has been killed after going on a knife rampage in Russian Federation. Police confirmed four of the victims were in a serious condition. T...

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  • Longmont weather: Mostly sunny skies today as eclipse draws near
Longmont weather: Mostly sunny skies today as eclipse draws near

We will likely see some morning clouds, otherwise, a dry day can be expected for the Solar Eclipse! The next solar eclipse that will be visible throughout all of North America will be in 2024, and this is the first for us since 1979. Rain could become heavy at times. Maximum coverage will happen around 2:36 p.m. and cloud coverage will increase t...

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  • US Suspends Russian Non-Immigrant Visa Applications
US Suspends Russian Non-Immigrant Visa Applications

However, the necessary drastic reduction in staff is expected to slow down the embassy's work and lead to a reduction in some practical bilateral exchanges. "The Americans are trying to turn Russian citizens against the Foreign Ministry leadership and Russian authorities, but [U.S.] steps have meant people can't calmly travel to America".

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  • NU Professor, Oxford Staffer Charged With 1st Degree Murder
NU Professor, Oxford Staffer Charged With 1st Degree Murder

A judge ordered the men held without bond after prosecutors alleged the two killed Cornell-Duranleau as part of a sexual fantasy of "killing others and then themselves" that Lathem and Warren hatched in an online chat room, CNN affiliate WGN reported .

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  • Erdogan warns German foreign minister to 'know your limits'
Erdogan warns German foreign minister to 'know your limits'

Know your place. He tries to give us a lesson ... Relations between the two countries have turned increasingly hostile after Turkey arrested a German-Turkish journalist in February and Germany refused to allow Turkish government ministers to campaign for expatriate Turks' votes before a referendum giving Erdogan sweeping powers in April.

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  • Alaska's July unemployment rate at 7%
Alaska's July unemployment rate at 7%

The July unemployment rate for Columbus was 2.9 percent, down from 3.1 percent in June. The U.S. Labor Department released figures Friday, adjusted to cancel out seasonal changes. Lincoln's preliminary rate also dropped one-tenth of a point, hitting 2.7 percent last month compared with 2.8 percent in June. Construction gained 2,500 (+1.7 perc...

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  • Trump follows Barcelona response with discredited story of pig's blood executions
Trump follows Barcelona response with discredited story of pig's blood executions

He would then have them buried rolled up in a pig's skin. Most versions of the tale say the episode occurred around 1911, but the Moro Rebellion officially lasted another two years. war in the Philippines in the early 1900s. And the 50th person he said " You go back to your people and you tell them what happened .' And for 25 years there wasn't a p...

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  • Powerball Lottery Jackpot Continues to Grow
Powerball Lottery Jackpot Continues to Grow

Jackpot prizes are paid in 30 annual installments or as a one-time, lump-sum payment. The cash option is worth $340.1 million, but that total is likely to climb by the time the drawing takes place. Drawings are held at 9:59 p.m. Purchasing the $1 Power Play option allows a victor to increase lower-tier prizes by a factor of 2, 3, 4 or 5, dependin...

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  • Saudi coalition attacks kill many children in Yemen
Saudi coalition attacks kill many children in Yemen

The humanitarian official urged the worldwide community to ensure that all ports are open to civilian, including to commercial traffic. The United Nations has worked to avert attacks on Hodeidah port, where around 80 percent of Yemen's food imports arrive.

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  • USA to Launch NK Invasion Drill During Solar Eclipse
USA to Launch NK Invasion Drill During Solar Eclipse

Combined Forces Command will hold the annual Ulchi Freedom Guardian exercise August 21-31, defense officials announced today. Fears about North Korea's missile and nuclear weapons programmes have grown in recent weeks, leading to a promise of " fire and fury " from U.S.

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  • Ten-year-old Indian rape victim gives birth after abortion request denied
Ten-year-old Indian rape victim gives birth after abortion request denied

However, it was only after she revealed to the superintendent of the shelter home that the pregnancy was the outcome of rape, she made attempts to have it terminated at the hospital on March 14. The family, did not approach the authorities about the girl's pregnancy until the 26th or 27th week, said Alakh Alok Srivastava, a lawyer who represented t...

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  • Devils Walk Among Us, But at Least Mitch McConnell Is in Hell
Devils Walk Among Us, But at Least Mitch McConnell Is in Hell

Republican voters were much more likely to say the president is more honest, with 55 percent agreeing. How he tweets and talks about Republicans seems to be a way to distance himself from the party. "We just haven't seen that at all from President Trump yet". "By targeting Mitch McConnell , President Trump has once again demonstrated how much in...

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  • Floods Claim 11 more lives in Assam, Dhubri Worst Hit District
Floods Claim 11 more lives in Assam, Dhubri Worst Hit District

They also used 114 small vessels of the National Force in Response to Disasters and 70 from the Army, he added. Several roads, bridges and embankments have been damaged in the floods. In Assam, 19 NDRF teams are carrying out rescue operations and responders are making the best use of their proficiency and professionalism to rescue the flood victi...

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  • Xi calls for calm after Trump says U.S. is 'locked and loaded'
Xi calls for calm after Trump says U.S. is 'locked and loaded'

Five College professor of peace and world security studies Michael Klare said he hopes Trump's words are just bluster. Over the past few days Donald Trump has issued a series of warnings and threats to North Korea , while the hermit state has hit back with plans to strike the USA territory of Guam .

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  • China to stop imports of North Korean coal, iron ore and fish
China to stop imports of North Korean coal, iron ore and fish

China will halt import of coal , iron, iron ore and seafood from its ally North Korea from tomorrow, as it implements new United Nations sanctions amid US President Donald Trump's warnings to Pyongyang over its nuclear programme. But a veteran trader based at the port of Rizhao who deals in coking coal and anthracite and a Beijing-based iron ore...

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  • Tropical Storm Gert expected to form
Tropical Storm Gert expected to form

The depression had winds of 35 miles per hour. The administration initially predicted that the ocean could see anywhere from 11-17 named tropical storm systems this year. Additionally, there is a small area off the coast of Africa with a low chance of development over the next few days. The latest information from the National Hurricane Center...

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