• 'Dangerous' crocodile caught in Australia after ten years on the run
'Dangerous' crocodile caught in Australia after ten years on the run

Ranger John Burke said authorities had been hunting the large crocodile in the area for a decade. A trap was then set a couple of weeks ago near Katherine River - and the crocodile, dubbed "big fella" , swam right into it. The 4.7-metre male saltwater croc was caught in the Katherine River in the Northern Territory on Monday afternoon. Since c...

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  • Trump administration cuts grants that help consumers get ACA coverage
Trump administration cuts grants that help consumers get ACA coverage

The additional USA tariffs, which will go through a two-month approval process including a public hearing, come after China retaliated in a tit-for-tat trade skirmish last week. The news could "bring some negative emotion to financial markets in the short term, but over the long run, fundamentals of Chinese financial markets have not changed, and...

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  • Honeymooning couple collide in fatal zip line accident
Honeymooning couple collide in fatal zip line accident

The wife was apparently hanging at a halfway point on the cable when her husband zoomed into her, fire chief Wilmer Guerrero told La Prensa . "The young man complained that he could not breathe", Guerrero said . The couple booked the Extreme Caribe Zip Line Tour through the Royal Caribbean website, according to a local firefighter. According ...

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  • Trump Rhetoric On NATO Meets Resistance From Congress
Trump Rhetoric On NATO Meets Resistance From Congress

Baltic leaders fearful of any repeat of Russia's annexation of Crimea called for unity as they arrived at the summit, while Slovakia's President Andrej Kiska said his country was "one of the good guys" because he was increasing defense spending.

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  • Paul Manafort says he's being treated like a
Paul Manafort says he's being treated like a "VIP" in jail

Moreover, attorneys for Robert S. Mueller III's special counsel probe say Manafort wants the trial delayed only for strategic reasons. Manafort is also reported to have found a "workaround" on the prison's email ban. "When the team takes the laptop from the jail, it reconnects to the Internet and Manafort's emails are transmitted", they wrote. He...

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  • China says it is 'shocked' by United States actions in trade dispute
China says it is 'shocked' by United States actions in trade dispute

A senior administration official told Fox News that China has been "non-responsive" to USA actions and has insisted that Beijing does not see any way America has been hurt by Chinese policies. But China also faces difficulties in retaliating directly: it ships far more goods to the United States ($506 billion previous year, according to USA f...

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  • San Francisco woman killed in Mexico City shooting
San Francisco woman killed in Mexico City shooting

Gunmen on a motorcycle were aiming at a bouncer at a nearby bar, Mexican authorities said. Mirutenko, who was with her husband and two friends, was taken to the hospital, where she died. Earlier this year, the U.S. "It is with very heavy hearts that we received the devastating news about our Nektar team member and colleague Tatiana Mirutenko", ...

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  • Trade War Escalates: US Proposes Tariffs On $200B In Chinese Imports
Trade War Escalates: US Proposes Tariffs On $200B In Chinese Imports

The official added that China has warned the US that future actions would be met with "economic attacks" on American markets. The Retail Industry Leaders Association, a lobbying group, said United States businesses and consumers will lose from the administration's trade battle.

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  • Israel announces Gaza sanctions in response to cross-border blazes
Israel announces Gaza sanctions in response to cross-border blazes

Activists escort a boat carrying Palestinians injured during clashes along the Gaza security fence as it tries to break through Israel's naval blockade from the Gaza City harbor on July 10, 2018. Hamas is dragging the population of Gaza into the abyss, and the Israeli Defense Forces will continue to work to preserve Israel's security interests.

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  • Remember Gareth Southgate In This Pizza Hut Advert?
Remember Gareth Southgate In This Pizza Hut Advert?

And fans said they believed the key to success was the youthful team's work ethic and pride. The Duke of Cambridge, who is president of the Football Association, told the Three Lions the whole country is behind them. "I am very happy for my players", Deschamps said. Just three epic games to play (and one "well we may as well while we're here"...

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  • May stares down Brexit plan backlash as ministers quit
May stares down Brexit plan backlash as ministers quit

He flew out to Washington DC to convince Mr Trump that Iran would "go for a bomb" if he deserted the agreement, with his words falling on deaf ears as the U.S. May has been trying for months to solve internal issues within the ruling Conservatives about which course to take before Brexit takes effect on March 29, 2019.

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  • ‘World’s Ugliest Dog’ Zsa Zsa dies at 9 years old
‘World’s Ugliest Dog’ Zsa Zsa dies at 9 years old

Zsa Zsa , who is named after actress Zsa Zsa Gabor, spent five years in a puppy mill in Missouri before being adopted by Brainard and her husband. Zsa Zsa won the 2018 World's Ugliest Dog contest a little over a week before she crossed the rainbow bridge Tuesday morning.

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  • Germany ‘totally controlled’ by Russia, Trump claims as fraught NATO summit begins
Germany ‘totally controlled’ by Russia, Trump claims as fraught NATO summit begins

In a message to Mr Trump, he said: "it is always worth knowing who is your strategic friend and who is your strategic problem", while signing a joint EU-NATO declaration with alliance Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg. "He may be the only one, but that's OK with me", he said. After all, you don't have that many. Though the USA intelligence com...

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  • Facebook faces record fine over Cambridge Analytica scandal
Facebook faces record fine over Cambridge Analytica scandal

Cambridge Analytica has maintained that none of the data obtained without the knowledge of Facebook users was shared with or used for the purposes of the Trump campaign during the 2016 election. The penalty and resulting fine only comprise a small portion of the ICO's report, which initially was undertaken to investigate the misuse of data durin...

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  • Turkey's New Era: Turkish President Erdogan takes oath of office
Turkey's New Era: Turkish President Erdogan takes oath of office

Presidential aide Ibrahim Kalin said Erdogan would visit the mausoleum of Turkey's founder, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, following the swearing-in ceremony. Erdogan has also pledged to end the state of emergency that has been in place since the failed July 2016 coup and which has seen the biggest purge in the history of modern Turkey.

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  • Facebook handed maximum data breach fine for role in Cambridge Analytica scandal
Facebook handed maximum data breach fine for role in Cambridge Analytica scandal

Today's update "includes the ICO's intention to fine Facebook a maximum £500,000".Had the Cambridge Analytica scandal happened after the advent of the General Data Protection Regulation, the ICO could have hit the tech firm with a penalty up to £17m, or four per cent of global turnover.

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  • PROFILE: Who is the Iranian teen girl detained for Instagram dancing videos?
PROFILE: Who is the Iranian teen girl detained for Instagram dancing videos?

I did not want to encourage others to do the same. "It wasn't for attracting attention", one of the arrested women said through tears in a broadcast on Friday, according to The Guardian . There are strict laws on women's clothing in public. They are banned from appearing in public without headscarves, were told to wear a long tunic over their ...

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  • Thailand rescue: 4 more boys brought out of flooded cave
Thailand rescue: 4 more boys brought out of flooded cave

The mission was paused overnight on Sunday for air tanks to be replaced. The eight rescued boys were recuperating in a hospital from their ordeal huddled together on a tiny patch of higher ground where they had sought refuge after a rainstorm flooded the massive Tham Luan Nang Non cave complex as they were exploring it after soccer practice on ...

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  • Woolworths issues listeriosis linked recall on rice product
Woolworths issues listeriosis linked recall on rice product

Woolworths said the recall is purely a precautionary measure, on the global instruction of the Hungarian Food Safety Agency . The notice on the Food Standards Agency states that although the bacteria can be killed through cooking, sweetcorn can be eaten raw and could be a potential threat.

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  • Illinois police officer off beat after dispute over Puerto Rican shirt
Illinois police officer off beat after dispute over Puerto Rican shirt

He's come to be known as the anonymous finger-pointing loud mouth in a blue tank top since a video of his rant at a Northwest Side forest preserve went viral when it was posted to social media Monday. 'I told him I felt uncomfortable multiple times and he did not do anything'. "My point is, why are you wearing that?" he says, pointing at her. Mor...

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