• Woman's last words lead Alameda Co. investigators to arrests in her death
Woman's last words lead Alameda Co. investigators to arrests in her death

The teen was found on the Livermore roadside by two passers-by, who rushed to call emergency services. A motorist who found a 19-year-old woman who had been stabbed and dumped on the side of a road says he prayed with her and kept her awake and talking until help arrived.

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  • USA drone destroys Russian tank in eastern Syria's Deir el-Zor
USA drone destroys Russian tank in eastern Syria's Deir el-Zor

A punishing series of USA -led coalition airstrikes in Syria last week reportedly killed an unknown number of Russian mercenaries fighting on behalf of the Damascus regime, with some sources saying there were "dozens" of casualties. We all need to be crystal clear about that. Putin talked with U.S. President Donald Trump by phone Monday, but the mi...

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  • It captures her charm & hotness, says Obama about wife's striking portrait
It captures her charm & hotness, says Obama about wife's striking portrait

Former President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama stood on stage as their official portraits were unveiled at a ceremony at the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery in Washington . In her final White House photographs just before President Trump's inauguration, she wore a black-and-white vertically striped Milly but...

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  • Hawks now looking for Duduzane Zuma
Hawks now looking for Duduzane Zuma

Brigadier Hangwani Mulaudzi, spokesperson for the Hawks, has confirmed the raid, reports suggest, but it is unclear whether or not the Gupta family is at the compound this morning, 14 February. One officer blocked access to Reuters, saying: "This is a crime scene". A security guard told Reuters that police raided the Oakbay holding company's ...

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  • Israel police recommend corruption charges for PM
Israel police recommend corruption charges for PM

According to a police statement published late Tuesday, authorities found evidence of "accepting bribes, fraud, and breach of trust". "If it's bribery ("shochad") that's more serious than breach of trust", Hartman said. Far from acting to advance Milchan's business interests, Netanyahu said some decisions he made actually harmed them, including b...

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  • Bomber sentenced to 2 life terms for Manhattan attack
Bomber sentenced to 2 life terms for Manhattan attack

The man who carried out bombings in Seaside Park and in New York City in 2016 has been sentenced to multiple life prison terms. Ahmad Khan Rahimi, a naturalized US citizen born in Afghanistan, was criticized by a prosecutor for failing to show remorse and was scolded by a victim for not apologizing to the 30 people he injured .

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  • AG Schneiderman: Federal Court Ruling Grants Preliminary Injunction in DACA Case
AG Schneiderman: Federal Court Ruling Grants Preliminary Injunction in DACA Case

The ruling stems from a lawsuit filed by AG Healey and a coalition of 16 other attorneys general in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of NY in September 2017 to defend the DACA program. The DREAM Act - Development, Relief and Education for Alien Minors - was legislation that offered numerous same protections as the Deferred Action...

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  • North Korean art troupe leader
North Korean art troupe leader

Some in the media even compared her to Ivanka Trump. Hoping to discern what she's thinking, analysts pored over video of her eyes, and remarked on the tilt of her chin. But the nerve-wracking discussion about giving Kim a "bloody nose" makes Washington's task even more hard. The most important part of the visit, however, came during one of the qu...

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  • Kim Jong Un's sister stealing show at Olympics
Kim Jong Un's sister stealing show at Olympics

Yo-jong's visit to the South was the first visit by a member of the ruling Kim family ever since the Korean War ended in 1953. During the ceremony, Pence sat just feet away from Kim Yo Jong and looked stony faced as President Moon twice shook hands with her.

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  • Democrats revise Russian Federation memo in attempts for White House release
Democrats revise Russian Federation memo in attempts for White House release

Trump also seized on revelations in the Nunes memo that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein approved a warrant application for surveillance on Page, raising the specter that the president could fire him which would trigger a potential crisis in who would oversee Mueller's investigation, since Attorney General Jeff Sessions has recused himself fr...

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  • Duterte: Shoot female rebels in their private parts
Duterte: Shoot female rebels in their private parts

According to global media reports , President Duterte had told Philippine soldiers to shoot female rebels in their vaginas. Duterte has made numerous misogynistic comments since becoming president in June 2016. But she was so attractive, the mayor should have been first. He later apologised and said he did not intend to disrespect women or ...

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  • Devin Nunes wants 'ridiculous' Democratic memo released
Devin Nunes wants 'ridiculous' Democratic memo released

But Democrats and Republicans, including House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., and Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., who helped draft the GOP memo, have said it shouldn't be used to undermine the special counsel. "Their memo is sitting at the House Intelligence Committee down at the bottom of the Capitol waiting to be redacted", the California Republican told Fo...

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  • S. Korean unification minister hosts dinner meeting for ranking DPRK delegation
S. Korean unification minister hosts dinner meeting for ranking DPRK delegation

American skaters Lana Gehring and Maame Biney enjoyed the presence of the North Korean supporters. "We should firmly keep in mind that any talks where denuclearisation is not a precondition only buy North Korea more time to complete its nuclear capabilities while they fool us with their peace offensive façade", said Chang Je-won, spokesman fo...

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  • Rand holds steady as market watches for Jacob Zuma's exit
Rand holds steady as market watches for Jacob Zuma's exit

President Jacob Zuma seems to feel that the extent of corruption in Africa is not as bad as what is perceived or what reports suggest, while Ramaphosa calls it a "mammoth task" to deal with South Africa. "We are in a very hard space, and there's no doubt it requires a great deal of courage and moral strength to pass this moment", ANC deputy secret...

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  • Blackout Hits Northern Puerto Rico Following Explosion, Fire
Blackout Hits Northern Puerto Rico Following Explosion, Fire

Utility workers are racing to restore power on the island; Laura Ingle has the story for 'Special Report'. In many cases, power workers are repairing equipment that should have always been replaced but remained online due to the power authority's long financial crisis.

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  • Tillerson says US backs Egypt on security at start of regional tour
Tillerson says US backs Egypt on security at start of regional tour

The visit comes as Egypt is undertaking a major military operation in Sinai, where Islamic militants have been leading an insurgency for years, and in remote areas of the mainland where extremists have attacked security forces and civilians.

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  • Dense Mike Pence Continues His Hypocrisy In South Korea
Dense Mike Pence Continues His Hypocrisy In South Korea

The 2018 Winter Olympic Games of Pyeongchang were officially launched at the Opening Ceremony . "An early resumption of dialogue between the U.S. South Korean participants included senior officials Jeong Eui-yong, Jo Myong-gyoon and Im Jong-suk - the chief Presidential Secretary. The handwritten invitation to President Moon was delivered by ...

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  • Modi lands in Oman
Modi lands in Oman

This is a matter of great respect for the entire India and it is also a symbol of Palestine's friendship and goodwill for India. Saying that Palestinians were ready to engage in dialogue, Abbas said he was counting on India's support for negotiations between Israel and Palestine.

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  • WH Refutes Reports That General John Kelly Is Leaving Position
WH Refutes Reports That General John Kelly Is Leaving Position

According to the Washington Post , Sorensen denies the claims and said he was victimized by his wife. A second White House staffer in a week resigned Friday over domestic abuse claims, in a widening scandal that called into question the president's judgment and tainted his chief of staff John Kelly and longtime aide Hope Hicks .

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  • Pence upstaged by 2 Koreas' efforts to warm ties
Pence upstaged by 2 Koreas' efforts to warm ties

Moon responded to the invitation by suggesting the two countries "should accomplish this by creating the right conditions", adding that talks between North Korea and the United States were also needed, and requested that North Korea be more active in talking with the USA, according to the spokesman.

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  • Pakistani Taliban confirm deputy killed by drone, appoint new one
Pakistani Taliban confirm deputy killed by drone, appoint new one

Tribal sources and local Pakistani officials confirmed Friday the strike took place a day earlier near the Afghan border in North Waziristan tribal district. Afghan officials say a Taliban attack has killed 16 members of a pro-government militia force in the southern province of Helmand. After the pullback, Taliban fighters seized a sizable amoun...

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  • 2 women killed, Detroit officer shot in standoff with barricaded gunman
2 women killed, Detroit officer shot in standoff with barricaded gunman

At 10:27 p.m. police got a call of shots fired on the east side at the 1900 block of Lamont Street. Police said a tenant in the apartment building the officer responded to, who was not the suspect, opened fire on the officer, striking Johnson in the head.

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  • Winter Olympics: N Korean cheerleaders in 'Kim Il-sung mask' row
Winter Olympics: N Korean cheerleaders in 'Kim Il-sung mask' row

The source said the trip would be "sometime after the Olympic Games", which are due to finish on February 25, and did not comment on the agenda for the visit. She also extended an invitation to President Moon to visit her brother in Pyongyang, which potentially sets up the first meeting of Korean leaders since 2007.

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  • Turkey detains 666 over social media criticism of Afrin operation
Turkey detains 666 over social media criticism of Afrin operation

Mr. Cavusoglu demanded concrete steps from the US, rather than promises. US national security adviser H.R. McMaster held talks on Sunday in Istanbul with Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan's spokesman, the White House said , amid persistent tensions between the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies over Syria and other issues.

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  • Britons killed in Grand Canyon helicopter crash named
Britons killed in Grand Canyon helicopter crash named

It's unclear what caused the crash. The FAA and the National Transportation Safety Board will investigate, Kenitzer said. The pilot, 42-year-old Scott Booth and passengers, 29-year-old Ellie Milward, 32-year-old Jonathan Udall and 39-year-old Jennifer Barham were all flown to the University Medical Center in Las Vegas where they're listed in cr...

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