Thursday July 20-th, 2017

Firefighters battle blaze at building under construction Firefighters battle blaze at building under construction

A man's drone almost crashed into a police helicopter while crews battled a massive building fire in College Park, Prince George's County Police said Monday. Investigators say at around 12:30 p.m., Prince George's County Police's helicopter was flyin...

NFL draft: Browns still searching for franchise quarterback NFL draft: Browns still searching for franchise quarterback

Also in the 2010 draft, the Birds took two more defensive ends - Daniel Te'o Nesheim in the third round and Ricky Sapp in the seventh. So if the Browns didn't get Jared Goff, the quarterback they liked best last year, and they don't get the ...

Man charged with making threatening calls to Jewish centers Man charged with making threatening calls to Jewish centers

The teen from Ashkelon in southern Israel, who was arrested in Israel last month in a joint operation with the Federal Bureau of Investigation, was charged Monday in district court in Tel Aviv with thousands of counts of offenses including extortio...

N.Korea detains U.S. citizen; at least 3rd American being held N.Korea detains U.S. citizen; at least 3rd American being held

North Korean authorities have detained a USA citizen of South Korean origin, bringing the number of Americans held by Pyongyang to three, sources in Seoul said on Sunday. As global events go, one of the safest predictions is that North Korea would ta...

Trump to Sign Executive Order Reviewing Highly Skilled H-1B Visa Program Trump to Sign Executive Order Reviewing Highly Skilled H-1B Visa Program

In order to address these issues, Trump will order the Department of Homeland Security to review the process with which it awards these visas to foreign workers. Under his presidency, Trump assured the crowd, that will change. The H-1B visa program...

United States missile submarine arrives in S.Korea

South Korea's Yonhap news agency said the exercise involved 300 to 400 artillery pieces, but an official from Seoul's Defense Ministry couldn't confirm such details. While the USA military described the submarine's visit as part of routine patrols ...

Turkey hits Kurdish areas in Iraq's Sinjar, northeast Syria Turkey hits Kurdish areas in Iraq's Sinjar, northeast Syria

The attack killed at least 18 USA -allied Syrian Kurdish troops, according to a monitoring group, as well as five members of the Iraqi Kurdish militia known as the peshmerga and drew swift condemnation from Baghdad. Turkey now has hard relations with...

Thai man kills baby then himself on Facebook Live

The first video had about 112,000 views by mid-afternoon local time Tuesday, and the second video had 258,000 views, Reuters reported . Wuttisan's suicide was not broadcast on Facebook. "I'm in the mental health field and I teach, and we have a ...

Former Trump aide Flynn may have broken law, lawmakers say

Constitution. Flynn's lawyer said in a statement that Flynn disclosed the trip, organized by the Russia Today news organization, in conversations with the Defense Intelligence Agency, where he was its former director. Cummings said in February th...

German FM: Netanyahu cancelation would be regrettable

Later, Netanyahu's office said the meeting with Gabriel was off after the foreign minister refused to drop his session with Breaking the Silence, a nonprofit organization that collects the testimonies of former Israeli combatants with the aim of ...

Amit Shah launches BJP's 'Vistar Yatra' from Naxalbari Amit Shah launches BJP's 'Vistar Yatra' from Naxalbari

Sitting on the floor of Raju Mahali's house at Dakkhin Katiajote village in Naxalbari, he had a meal of rice, moong dal, "potol" (a kind of gourd) fry, squash curry, salad and papad, served on a banana leaf. In another rally in Siliguri Tuesday eve...

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg Visits CBS SUNDAY MORNING, 4/23 Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg Visits CBS SUNDAY MORNING, 4/23

The book is peppered with psychology studies, the occasional Semisonic lyric and heart-wrenching anecdotes from men and women who have lost children, been raped and battled cancer. "Things will never be the same", Sandberg, now 47, wrote in a Facebo...

California: Teens rush Oakland regional train, rob riders California: Teens rush Oakland regional train, rob riders

The transit system only last week hired a new police chief after a rise in the number of robberies and violence in stations and on trains. Spokeswoman Alicia Trost said Monday that BART is pulling surveillance video which will be shared with Oa...

Golf's ruling bodies move to limit video evidence Golf's ruling bodies move to limit video evidence

That would have spared Anna Nordqvist a two-shot penalty during a playoff in the U.S. Women's Open past year when her club nicked the sand while she was playing from a fairway bunker. Thompson had a 15-inch par putt on the 17th hole in the third ro...

French vote for Macron, Le Pen shuts out mainstream politics French vote for Macron, Le Pen shuts out mainstream politics

Her pledge to ditch the euro currency and possibly quit the European Union has unnerved markets. Part of that strategy would be to remind voters of Macron's former role as a deal-maker in investment banking and economy minister in the discredited...

James helps Cavs hold off Pacers, earn sweep into 2nd round

We were getting smacked around in Game 3 for a while, kept our composure and got back into the game. Paul George has been the subject of a handful of rumors over the past few months, and the prevailing thought was that if nothing materialized in t...

Trump rattles DC in 100 days Trump rattles DC in 100 days

During his brief time in office, Trump has shown no signs of acting "presidential". Although he retains his signature bravado and a salesman's confidence in his upward trajectory, he displays an awareness that many of his own expectations for h...

United Nations must ready new North Korea sanctions, says Trump United Nations must ready new North Korea sanctions, says Trump

The paper likened the aircraft carrier to a "gross animal" and said a strike on it would be "an actual example to show our military's force". The one promising thing about Kim Jong Un is that he harbours ambitions to improve North Korea's economy...

UC Berkeley students file lawsuit over canceled Ann Coulter speech

Campus Republicans invited Coulter to speak at Berkeley this Thursday, but Berkeley officials informed the group last week that the event was being called off for security concerns. Still, fires and fights broke out during the demonstrations against ...

United States issues 271 sanctions against Syrian chemical attack United States issues 271 sanctions against Syrian chemical attack

Witnesses have said they saw warplanes attack Khan Shiekhoun - but Russian Federation, a key ally of President Assad, says a rebel depot of chemical munitions was hit. The U.S. strike was retaliation for the recent chemical attack on Syrian civilians...

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