• Gunman surrenders after killing five in central Florida bank
Gunman surrenders after killing five in central Florida bank

Hoglund identified three victims: customer Cynthia Watson , 65, and two employees: 55-year-old Marisol Lopez and 38-year-old Ana Pinon Williams, a mother of seven. Xaver kept to himself, but Larose said he could hear Xaver playing and yelling at video games in the middle of the night. Bremen Public Schools Superintendent Jim White confirmed Xa...

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  • Arab Tribes in North Syria Speak Out Against Turkish Security Zone Plan
Arab Tribes in North Syria Speak Out Against Turkish Security Zone Plan

Over 10,000 representatives of the Arab tribes living in the northern and northeastern regions of Syria spoke out against the presence of USA troops, a possible Turkish military operation and the creation of a security zone on the border territory between Syria and Turkey, SANA news agency reported on Friday.

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  • Hundreds missing after mining dam bursts in Brazil
Hundreds missing after mining dam bursts in Brazil

He said a restaurant was buried by the mud at lunchtime. Another dam administered by Vale and Australian mining company BHP Billiton collapsed in Mariana, Minas Gerais, in 2015 , resulting in 19 deaths and dislocating hundreds from their homes.

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  • State of the Union address drama underscores deep political rift in Washington
State of the Union address drama underscores deep political rift in Washington

Pelosi earlier in the day told Trump he would not be allowed to deliver the SOTU in the chamber of the House of Representatives until the 33-day partial government shutdown had ended. The Republican president responded to the Democrat speaker with a tweet . Camerota read some of Trump's tweet on air Thursday and then said, "It was such a...

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  • North Carolina authorities say missing boy found alive in good health
North Carolina authorities say missing boy found alive in good health

Search and rescue teams from across North Carolina had been working on rugged terrain and in cold temperatures for about 48 hours hoping to find Casey. "The little fella is happy". "We just want to tell everybody that we're very thankful that you took the time out to come search for Casey and prayed for him".

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  • Hacienda: Doctors who cared for sexual assault victim resigned, suspended
Hacienda: Doctors who cared for sexual assault victim resigned, suspended

Sutherland, wearing a T-shirt, black athletic trousers and jacket, appeared in court Wednesday. After his arrest , Sutherland was sacked from Hacienda, which added that the medical facility had performed an extensive background check on Sutherland before hiring him, according to the report.

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  • LA teachers return to classrooms after 6-day strike
LA teachers return to classrooms after 6-day strike

As an example of the hardships Denver teachers face, the union cited a teacher who taught in Indianapolis and Chicago before moving to Colorado. It also includes provisions for providing a full-time nurse at all schools, along with a teacher-librarian.

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  • European Union lawmakers say Brexit won't pass without backstop
European Union lawmakers say Brexit won't pass without backstop

Chief executive Tom Enders announced his warnings as United Kingdom parliamentarians struggle to ink a solid Brexit agreement with Brussels , adding that whilst no immediate changes would take place with its industrial presence in Britain, future operations could shift, threatening jobs across the country.

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  • Pelosi speaks after Trump capitulates on SOTU address
Pelosi speaks after Trump capitulates on SOTU address

Trump and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) are sparring over whether the House of Representatives chamber can be used for the president's State of the Union speech, there is another place the president can likely give his speech - the United States Senate.

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  • US Senate rejects plans to end shutdown
US Senate rejects plans to end shutdown

Top Democrats and their aides had told reporters about a proposal that would outline the mutual border security priorities for Trump and members of Congress but would include no new funding for any wall on the U.S. Speaker Nancy Pelosi plans to formally unveil the proposal Thursday evening, after the Senate takes up its own dueling funding ...

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  • Australia says no evidence writer's detention in China linked to Canadian cases
Australia says no evidence writer's detention in China linked to Canadian cases

The 53-year-old has been in "residential detention " in an undisclosed location since flying from NY to Guangzhou on Saturday and, as yet, has not been granted access to consular assistance. "He's being held in residential surveillance, which we would normally describe as home detention ... my understanding is it's in Beijing ", he said.

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  • North Korea Prepares For Second Nuclear Summit With U.S.
North Korea Prepares For Second Nuclear Summit With U.S.

Experts say a major sticking point is what denuclearization steps Kim should take to move forward stalled nuclear diplomacy and what rewards Trump should provide to push Kim to take those measures. While Vietnam said on Thursday it has not been informed about any time or venue of a possible second summit between Trump and Kim but is confident in it...

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  • Why Are Russian Bombers and Fighters Falling from the Sky?
Why Are Russian Bombers and Fighters Falling from the Sky?

On January 18, a pair of Su-34 fighter-bombers crashed into the Sea of Japan after reportedly colliding with each other off the coast in Russia's Far East. According to law enforcement officials, the Russian Air Force's fleet of Tu-22M3 will remain grounded pending the results of an official inquiry into the causes of the accident.

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  • Ex-U.S. marine jailed in Russia for spying was misled -lawyer
Ex-U.S. marine jailed in Russia for spying was misled -lawyer

Whelan's family have denied he is a spy, and said that the Russian charges against him are impossible. "When Whelan was detained, data containing a state secret was found", Vladimir Zherebenkov , his lawyer, ... He said Whelan had been experiencing some minor health problems in custody and was receiving treatment. Whelan, as is usual in Russ...

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  • Venezuelans clean up after violent protests in capital
Venezuelans clean up after violent protests in capital

A MUTINY by a Venezuelan national guard unit in a poor neighbourhood near the presidential palace was put down by the government yesterday. Though the incident signals discontent within the armed forces, it appeared to involve only low-ranking officers with little capacity to force change in the hyperinflationary economy as many people suffer f...

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  • 4 charged in plot to attack NY Muslim community named Islamberg
4 charged in plot to attack NY Muslim community named Islamberg

Investigators said the suspects, who knew each other from the Boy Scouts, were targeting Islamberg, a rural community that's home to several hundred Muslims and the headquarters for The Muslims of America organization. Phelan said officials were not yet sure why the four suspects had chosen to target Islamberg, which is more than three hours from...

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  • Minister says United Kingdom faces 'political tsunami' if Brexit halted
Minister says United Kingdom faces 'political tsunami' if Brexit halted

After May has published that motion, lawmakers will be able to propose amendments to it. May is due to announce on Monday how she plans to proceed. I think also if you look at current public opinion and how it's shifted by two to one, as I said, people want us to respect the referendum. The opposition Labour Party put forward an amendment s...

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  • Israel hits Iranian and Syrian targets
Israel hits Iranian and Syrian targets

The British-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported 12 of the dead in Israel's retaliatory strike were members of Iran's Revolutionary Guard, which could increase tensions between Israel and Iran even further. However, the number of airstrikes in Syria attributed to Israel has dropped in recent months, after a Russian military plane ...

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  • U.S. Justice Department confirms move to extradite Huawei CFO
U.S. Justice Department confirms move to extradite Huawei CFO

The Justice Department says Meng, who was once a frequent visitor to the us , stopped traveling to the country in the spring of 2017, after her company became aware of a USA criminal investigation into Huawei. "At each stage of the extradition process in Canada, there is careful balancing of the interests of the person sought for extradition again...

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  • US Supreme Court backs Trump's transgender military ban
US Supreme Court backs Trump's transgender military ban

The court also announced on Tuesday it will hear its first case about the second amendment since 2010. But in lifting the injunctions, the court signaled it likely would decide in favor on the administration when it eventually is asked to rule on the merits of the challenge brought by transgender people already in the military or hoping to j...

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