Monday July 24-th, 2017

Famous swimming pigs in Bahamas found dead after consuming 'wrong food'

Other legends say the pigs swam ashore after surviving a shipwreck, or that they were simply a tourist ploy. Reports of the deaths, which have wiped out an estimated one-third to half of the famed feral pig colony, surfaced over the past week.

2 killed, 1 injured in small airplane crash on Long Island 2 killed, 1 injured in small airplane crash on Long Island

It was unclear whether the pilot in Sunday's crash was a first-time flier. More experienced pilots are better able to handle its retractable landing gear and some other features. No identifying information has been released for the three individuals....

Monitor group: Drone strike kills al-Qaida leader in Syria Monitor group: Drone strike kills al-Qaida leader in Syria

Followers of the newly formed militant alliance Hai'at Tahrir al-Sham (Levant Liberation Body) posted a statement saying al-Masri was killed in a "Crusade coalition raid". embassies in Kenya and Tanzania. He was married to one of bin Laden's daught...

Rajkot lawyers refuse to defend brothers arrested for ISIS links Rajkot lawyers refuse to defend brothers arrested for ISIS links

The arrested duo - Wasim and Nayeem - are brothers and seem to be well-educated, the Press Trust of India (PTI) quoted sources as saying. "Acting on specific information, the Gujarat ATS team has nabbed two suspected terrorists having links with IS...

United States might consider leaving UN Human Rights Council

Louis Charbonneau, UN Director at the website , wrote: "A decision to withdraw would be a misguided and short-sighted step that could significantly set back UN efforts to protect human rights around the world". Guterres' address coincided with the U...

One Dead After Vehicle Plunges Into River One Dead After Vehicle Plunges Into River

According to police, the witnesses could not see the woman, but determined her screams were coming from the Saugatuck River. She was cold but otherwise unharmed, police said. He was pronounced dead at Norwalk Hospital. "She's OK", he said. "Preli...

Three more arrested in Indian Army exam paper leak Three more arrested in Indian Army exam paper leak

According to a source from police, the raids were conducted early in the morning and found that papers were being answered by the students in Sandhya Bar under the jurisdiction of Anjuna Police station. "The arrests were made in Nashik, Pune, Nagpur ...

Hassan Rouhani arrives in Islamabad for ECO Summit

The high-profile meeting of the 10-nation Economic Cooperation Organization, or ECO, has been convened at a time when Pakistan is experiencing a new wave of deadly suicide bombings and militant attacks. Foreign Office spokesperson Nafees Zakaria has ...

Transgender woman killed in New Orleans East shooting, advocates say

Another woman who asked to remain anonymous told the New Orleans newspaper that Dupree was her niece and that she identified as a trans woman. According to Mic, Dupree's murder marks the fifth reported killing of a transgender woman in 2017, and ...

Giraffe cam at Animal Adventure Park Giraffe cam at Animal Adventure Park

April the Giraffe is showing " major changes " as she inches close to giving birth at the Animal Adventure Park . While April is 15 years old, she mated with a five-years old male Oliver. On Monday, keepers said April is happy and healthy. As Apri...

Malaysia's Petronas, Saudi Aramco to enter US$7b oil refinery deal

The agreement between Saudi Aramco and the Malaysian state-owned oil and gas company is expected to be signed this afternoon, following the go-ahead received from Saudi's King Salman, Razak said in a press conference. "I am looking forward that my vi...

Australia and Indonesia restore full military ties

It comes as concerns among regional players over Beijing's intensions are deepened by the newly installed and still unpredictable Trump administration in Washington. President Widodo dined at Mr Turnbull's Harbourside mansion on Saturday night, befor...

Do talks on Syria serve any objective?

In comments translated from Arabic, he said: "We only have one condition, and that is that we can sit with one unified patriotic opposition that we can consider as a full partner - an opposition delegation that condemns". "There is no trust in this r...

Coroner Confirms Body Found In River Is Missing Teen

The body, believed to be Elias Rodriguez, was recovered around 1:15 p.m. Saturday along the river in Los Feliz, according to the Los Angeles Police Department, however the coroner's office has yet to make an official identification. At a news confere...

Buhari calls Adesina, thanks him for dealing with 'mischief makers' Buhari calls Adesina, thanks him for dealing with 'mischief makers'

Meanwhile, Buhari's senior special assistant on media and publicity, Garba Shehu, also narrated how he missed the president's phone call over the weekend. "I said it was my duty, the very least I could do, adding how happy I was to speak with him". ...

Athlete Mo Farah vows he is clean after dossier leak

The report also says that Farah was given an infusion of the substance prior to his London marathon debut in 2014 under the supervision of UK Athletics and the volume is unknown. Fancy Bears has been blamed for leaking previous medical and dopin...

Another Wave Of Bomb Threats Hits Jewish Community Centers, Schools Another Wave Of Bomb Threats Hits Jewish Community Centers, Schools

According to a statement by ADL National Director and CEO Jonathan Greenblatt, 20 threats were made against Jewish organizations or community centers on Monday, totaling more than 90 threats since the start of the year. The JCC confirmed the threa...

Washington's Kelsey Plum Breaks NCAA All-Time Scoring Record

After a Utah basket and a timeout, Plum hit a runner from just outside the lane with 4:06 remaining to move past Stiles on the all-time list. It was a ideal way for Plum to end Senior Day. Plum winning the final Pac-12 player of the week award is l...

Social Media Ban for Sex Offenders Questioned at US Supreme Court

The justices heard two cases , both involving men who had been punished for having consensual sex with a minor. Sex offenders, for example, are not allowed within a certain distance of schools, or to own guns, in some states. And quite frankly, if t...

Muhammad Ali's Son May Sue Over Airport Detention Muhammad Ali's Son May Sue Over Airport Detention

Muhammad Ali's son, who bears the boxing great's name, was detained by immigration officials at a Florida airport and questioned about his ancestry and religion in what amounted to profiling, a family friend has said. "He was really shook up about th...

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