• Hundreds of Trump supporters and foes gather early ahead of Tampa rally
Hundreds of Trump supporters and foes gather early ahead of Tampa rally

And you need your picture". The Washington Post notes it's "unclear when the president last purchased groceries or anything else himself", a note echoed by many others online , per Time . Polling suggests that DeSantis has overcome Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam's once-commanding lead, due nearly exclusively to the president's endorsem...

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  • Zanu PF in landslide victory
Zanu PF in landslide victory

But the mood quickly descended into anger and chaos as supporters of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) opposition declared they were being cheated in the election count. Watching the results trickling in from the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) in the early hours, it became apparent that the ruling Zanu-PF would have a majority in parl...

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  • Star witness 'may not' testify in Manafort trial: Prosecutors
Star witness 'may not' testify in Manafort trial: Prosecutors

Manafort's trial in the Eastern District of Virginia (EDVA) began on July 31. This on Day 2 of Manafort's trial in Alexandria , Virginia, on charges of tax and bank fraud, not related to Robert Mueller's Russian Federation election tamper investigation, though that distinction seems lost on Trump.

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  • United Kingdom former far-right leader Tommy Robinson freed from prison
United Kingdom former far-right leader Tommy Robinson freed from prison

In his written judgement, Lord Burnett said: "We are satisfied that the finding of contempt made in Leeds following a fundamentally flawed process, in what we recognise were hard and unusual circumstances, can not stand". Robinson had previously been handed a suspended sentence for contempt of court after live-streaming at another case in Canterbur...

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  • Trump’s belief you need an ID to buy groceries becomes a meme
Trump’s belief you need an ID to buy groceries becomes a meme

With tight US Senate and state gubernatorial elections coming up, Trump offered impassioned voters in Tampa a greatest hits of his administration and a plea to get out to vote and "win big". Trump endorsed Scott and Ron DeSantis for the key governor's race. The president also was stumping for two-term Republican Gov. Rick Scott, who is campaign...

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  • Flight from Pembroke to P.E.I. crashes, three people reported dead
Flight from Pembroke to P.E.I. crashes, three people reported dead

A spokesman for the Federal Aviation Administration said the plane had departed Pembroke, Ont., and was bound for Charlottetown. Jim Peters said the National Transportation Safety Agency is looking into the matter and will investigate the probable cause of the accident, about 250 kilometres west of the Canadian border.

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  • Trump calls on Attorney General to shut down Mueller's Russian Federation investigation
Trump calls on Attorney General to shut down Mueller's Russian Federation investigation

Trump called Mueller's probe "a awful situation" that should be stopped "before it continues to stain our country any further". "Bob Mueller is totally conflicted, and his 17 Angry Democrats that are doing his dirty work are a disgrace to the United States of America!" Trump, in the midst of an angry tweet storm Wednesday about special counsel...

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  • A wrongful death lawsuit filed in Duck Boat incident
A wrongful death lawsuit filed in Duck Boat incident

The estates of two other Coleman family member were named in an earlier filing. In particular, the suit singles out the vehicles' canopies: lawyer Robert Mongeluzzi, who won a $17 million settlement for victims after the 2010 duck boat collision in Philadelphia, contends that the operator "made a conscious, intentional decision" not to remove t...

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  • Australia says US, Japan partnership doesn't challenge China
Australia says US, Japan partnership doesn't challenge China

American assistance and investment in railways, ports, and other infrastructure helped create a foundation for our South Korean friends to recover, thrive, and build one of the world's most prosperous economies - one that is now strong enough to aid other countries in their development.

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  • Thieves steal Sweden’s crown jewels and escape in a speed boat
Thieves steal Sweden’s crown jewels and escape in a speed boat

The royal regalia were originally buried with the couple but were later exhumed and put on display. Witness Tom Rowell who is getting married in the cathedral next week, told Aftonbladet he saw two men run from the building, jump into a small white motorboat and speed away.

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  • Zimbabwe election: Zanu-PF 'has most seats', incomplete results show
Zimbabwe election: Zanu-PF 'has most seats', incomplete results show

Police patrol outside the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission offices as opposition supporters gather, in Harare , Zimbabwe, on August 1, 2018. The remaining winners were still to be declared. It is only ZEC which has the mandate to release election results. African observer groups said the vote was peaceful, orderly and largely in line with the law...

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  • NRC: FIR filed against Mamata Banerjee
NRC: FIR filed against Mamata Banerjee

He also asked all political parties to clarify their stand on NRC. But in the name of infiltrators, they (the Centre) are harassing people. Mamata Banerjee is in Delhi on a 3-day visit where she is scheduled to meet senior leaders of other regional parties and to invite them for her mega federal front rally scheduled to take place in Kolkata on Jan...

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  • Prosecutors portray Trump's ex-campaign chief as a liar and tax cheat
Prosecutors portray Trump's ex-campaign chief as a liar and tax cheat

U.S. District Judge T.S. Ellis , who's hearing the case, ruled in June that the trial could move forward and that Mueller's team was working within its authority to investigate Russian interference in the 2016 election in its prosecution of Manafort.

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  • Judge blocks release of 3D-printed gun plans
Judge blocks release of 3D-printed gun plans

Also today, Attorney General Grewal joined 20 other state attorneys general in a letter criticizing Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Attorney General Jeff Sessions for settling the federal lawsuit against Defense Distributed and urging them to withdraw from the settlement before the company publishes the computer files later this week.

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  • Swedish Crown Jewels Stolen By Thieves Who Got Away on a Motorboat
Swedish Crown Jewels Stolen By Thieves Who Got Away on a Motorboat

According to an eyewitness account in The Mirror , two men jumped aboard a boat outside the Cathedral. Maria Ellior of the Swedish police's National Operations Department told TT that the items are "impossible to sell". Two men vanished after the noon heist Tuesday into a vast patchwork of lakes around Strangnas, 60 kilometers (37 miles) west of...

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  • USA spy agencies suspect North Korea building new missiles
USA spy agencies suspect North Korea building new missiles

As the Washington Post reports , the new missiles don't necessarily show an expansion of North Korea's missile program, but they do indicate that since Trump stated that the authoritarian state was "no longer a nuclear threat", North Korea has continued with the programs to build and deploy additional nuclear weapons.

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  • Ottawa Van Driver Fired After Pedestrian Splash Video Goes Viral
Ottawa Van Driver Fired After Pedestrian Splash Video Goes Viral

Later in the day, it said that the driver of the van no longer had a job with the company. The van can be seen veering three different times into puddles to splash unsuspecting people walking down the street. The video seemed to land in the hands of the proper authorities and just days after the incident, the driver was sacked. "This is very unfo...

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  • TDP attacks Centre over Assam NRC in Rajya Sabha
TDP attacks Centre over Assam NRC in Rajya Sabha

Mr Owaisi said, "According to Assam Accord, all illegal immigrants irrespective of religion should be detected. The ethnic Assamese always maintained the presence of foreigners and this will prove that". "The NRC is being done with a political motive. This is not vote bank politics, this is a top priority issue and all party should clear its stand ...

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  • Photos show NK building new ICBM near Pyongyang
Photos show NK building new ICBM near Pyongyang

USA spy agencies said new evidence, including satellite photos, have revealed the country is creating a liquid-fueled ICBM at a research facility outside Pyongyang, according to The Washington Post . intelligence analysts believe is the Kangson uranium enrichment plant. "We see them going to work, just as before", one United States official t...

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  • Facebook uncovers attempts to influence upcoming USA elections
Facebook uncovers attempts to influence upcoming USA elections

Facebook said that the urgency of the upcoming rally prompted them to publicize the information, even though it is in the early stages of an investigation. Thirty events created by the inauthentic pages had already taken place, Facebook representatives said on the call, adding that the pages were taken down ahead of one event scheduled for August...

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