• Va. Man Arrested for Threatening to Murder Rep. Scott Taylor
Va. Man Arrested for Threatening to Murder Rep. Scott Taylor

When Taylor confronted Godwin, the man again attempted to discuss marijuana policy, according to the documents. On one occasion, authorities say he drove to Taylor's house and blocked the congressman's driveway with his vehicle and refused to leave until he spoke with him about marijuana policy.

Read more

  • Greece awaits response on Macedonia name dispute proposals
Greece awaits response on Macedonia name dispute proposals

Friday's meeting will be followed by talks between the two countries' diplomatic delegations and then a joint press conference. The two countries have been at odds for a quarter century over the name " Macedonia ", which Greece argues harbors territorial claims of its own northern province of the same name.

Read more

  • Owen Smith sacked from Labour party frontbench
Owen Smith sacked from Labour party frontbench

She said: "Now, that's not to say there wasn't a kind of Corbyn bounce, all the data shows that there was, but specifically there was this sometimes anti-Tory, very often anti-Brexit vote which got Labour over the line in key constituencies and here's the rub: it mainly got them over the line in places where the seats were very marginal, and that w...

Read more

  • Major disruption as emergency services rush to bring Glasgow fire under control
Major disruption as emergency services rush to bring Glasgow fire under control

General director Alex Reedijk said: "Unfortunately, the theatre sits directly downwind from the nearby fire on Sauchiehall Street and has been affected by smoke". About 30 firefighters and eight fire engines remain in attendance at the site and firefighting is "ongoing". Around 120 firefighters and over 20 fire appliances including a high reachin...

Read more

  • Pakistani Prez accuses India of putting regional peace at stake
Pakistani Prez accuses India of putting regional peace at stake

During the graceful flag-hoisting ceremony, led by Shifaat Ahmad Kaleem, the Deputy Head of Mission, messages from Pakistani President Mamnoon Hussain and Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi were read out by the ambassador. Contingents from the Pakistan's Army, Air Force, Navy, Frontier Corps and Pakistan Rangers participated in a march-past. ...

Read more

  • Macron says hostage-taking was terrorism
Macron says hostage-taking was terrorism

The attacker from the nearby city of Carcassonne , named as Redouane Lakdim , was known to authorities but was not considered an Islamist threat, Interior Minister Gerard Collomb said, adding that he was believed to have acted alone. Police arrived shortly after the start of the siege, around 11am. "They managed to get some of the people out", ...

Read more

  • Beijing mulling retaliation after United States announces tariffs on Chinese imports
Beijing mulling retaliation after United States announces tariffs on Chinese imports

He exempted some countries pending negotiations and gave the immediate green light for others, like China . The news sent equities tumbling. Stock indexes from Tokyo to Hong Kong tumbled more than 3% and the yen jumped past 105 per dollar for the first time since November 2016.

Read more

  • Trump signs spending bill he threatened to veto, citing
Trump signs spending bill he threatened to veto, citing "national security"

It beefs up military and domestic programs, delivering federal funds to every corner of the country. "There are a lot of things I'm unhappy about in this bill", he said, vowing never to sign another such piece of legislation. "My highest duty is to keep Americans safe", he said. His signing of the bill averted a federal government shutdown at m...

Read more

  • China unveils list of potential retaliatory tariffs on USA goods
China unveils list of potential retaliatory tariffs on USA goods

Also omitted from the exemption list was US ally Japan, though a government spokesman said Tokyo would press to be included. Referring to Xi and his advisers, he added: "The question has always been how skilled are these guys as policymakers".

Read more

  • Senate votes 44-29 on cannabis legalization bill's second reading
Senate votes 44-29 on cannabis legalization bill's second reading

OTTAWA-The Liberal plan to legalize marijuana by midsummer was rescued Thursday when senators - including Independents who were appointed but not controlled by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau - voted forthe Trudeau government's proposed bill.

Read more

  • Five kids enough for her, but he wants even more
Five kids enough for her, but he wants even more

Authorities in Iowa identified the family as 41-year-old Kevin Sharp; his wife, 38-year-old Amy Sharp; and their children, 12-year-old Sterling and 7-year-old Adrianna. After House's death, the police immediately ruled him as a bomber suspect. The commission said the trust had apologised for the distress caused to the family and for the fact tha...

Read more

  • Toyota Corolla hatchback pops up before NY debut
Toyota Corolla hatchback pops up before NY debut

When Toyota showed off the new European-market Auris hatchback earlier this month, we had a feeling the vehicle previewed the next-generation Corolla iM , but we couldn't be sure. The new Corolla can be had with a six-speed manual transmission with, get this, downshift rev-matching. Toyota also claims a reduction in noise, vibration and harshn...

Read more

  • Rain chances return late this weekend
Rain chances return late this weekend

If the weather pattern were to develop in line with this possibility, this would bring an increased risk of snow to many parts from Wednesday onwards, particularly across northern and central parts. The last time it snowed in the High Point area this late in March was 13 years ago, when about an inch of snow fell on March 17, 2005, according ...

Read more

  • Sacramento Police Release Body Cam Footage of Stephon Clark Shooting
Sacramento Police Release Body Cam Footage of Stephon Clark Shooting

But in the shooting's aftermath, relatives and community members have identified him and have criticized the department, saying it was Clark who had the most to fear from officers, not the other way around. The group says the video shows the police murdered Clark "in cold blood". Clark then allegedly ran toward the front of the house and began lo...

Read more

  • Man arrested after woman attacked in Waikiki with box cutter
Man arrested after woman attacked in Waikiki with box cutter

About 15 minutes later, police went to the 3800 block of Concorde Court and arrested a 44-year-old Windsor woman, Hardip Padda, on the same charge. Police are asking anyone who sees him to avoid approaching him. The Vancouver Sun is also reporting while he was living at a Abbotsford home, Chahil was the target of a 2015 shooting that killed a 74-...

Read more

  • Johnson City Toys R Us liquidation sale began Friday
Johnson City Toys R Us liquidation sale began Friday

Before heading out, we recommend that you call your local store to confirm that the clearance sale is on. Recently, though, the toy retailer was pushed into total liquidation after failing to make payments to vendors, weighed down by a heavy debt load.

Read more

  • Afghanistan: Car bomb near stadium kills 23, says official
Afghanistan: Car bomb near stadium kills 23, says official

Omar Zwak, spokesperson for the governor of Helmand province, said the blast went off near a wrestling match in the city of Lashkar at Ghazi Muhammad Ayoub Khan stadium. The Italian NGO Emergency said 35 wounded had been taken to hospital in the city. Helmand is mostly controlled by the Taliban, which is under growing pressure to take up the Afgh...

Read more

  • German President Steinmeier visits Delhi's Jama Masjid wtih wife
German President Steinmeier visits Delhi's Jama Masjid wtih wife

During the visit, Prez Steinmeier will be accompanied by a CEO delegation, Ideologists and a media delegation. Special traffic arrangements were made before the visit, sources said adding that Mr Steinmerier will return to Delhi on same day after participating in the programme.

Read more

  • Iowa Family Of Four That Went Missing In Mexico Found Dead
Iowa Family Of Four That Went Missing In Mexico Found Dead

Louis at the end of their journey. The family was reported missing by relatives in their hometown of Creston early Friday, about a week after the family left for vacation. Ver Meer said "this is the first tragedy like this we've had where somebody's been on vacation and a family has been killed for some unknown reason".

Read more

  • Westminster victims remembered on first anniversary of attack
Westminster victims remembered on first anniversary of attack

Attacks on the Manchester Arena, London Bridge and the Tube station at Parsons Green all followed Westminster Bridge. United Kingdom home secretary Amber Rudd, who attended a special service in memory of the five victims of the attack past year at the St Mary Undercroft Chapel in Parliament, said that all forms of terror needed to be stamped out....

Read more

  • Melania travels solo again amid new Trump affair allegations
Melania travels solo again amid new Trump affair allegations

The change in schedule came just one day after former Playboy model Karen McDougal went on "Anderson Cooper 360" and hurled new allegations at President Trump about an affair she claims to have had with him in 2006 . "So this lifestyle doesn't work for her". Among the recipients was Aiman Omarova of Kazakhstan, a lawyer who specializes in sexu...

Read more

  • PKK reportedly exits from Sinjar in Iraq
PKK reportedly exits from Sinjar in Iraq

Turkish authorities often use the word "neutralised" in their statements to imply that the terrorists in question either surrendered or were killed or captured. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan recently hinted at the possibility of a military campaign aimed at dislodging the PKK from Sinjar. The PKK, which is based in Turkey, Iraq and parts...

Read more

  • Who Are Zachary Anthony, Ivan Flanscha? York City Firefighters Killed On Duty
Who Are Zachary Anthony, Ivan Flanscha? York City Firefighters Killed On Duty

Officials said the other two men, Assistant Chief Greg Altland and Erik Swanson, are now in stable condition and being treated for non-life-threatening injuries. Regarding the investigation, city police Chief Troy Bankert said police have no reason to believe this is or isn't arson. Flanscha, on the other hand, was a decorated veteran who had ser...

Read more

  • Pennsylvania College Student Fell to His Death in Bermuda, Official Says
Pennsylvania College Student Fell to His Death in Bermuda, Official Says

On Monday, before the body was found, Lisa Dombroski, the student's mother, said that she believed that her son was not feeling well because he had sustained a shoulder injury during a rugby match on Saturday. Dombroski's parents quickly reported him missing, and after police, locals and Dombroski's family searched for him, police on Monday found ...

Read more

  • Yahoo Japan Is Launching Cryptocurrency Exchange This Year
Yahoo Japan Is Launching Cryptocurrency Exchange This Year

Regulators from China to the U.S. have been cracking down on cryptocurrency exchanges and businesses since previous year, leaving many such as Binance struggling to find a permanent base. "We aim to be the global trailblazers in the regulation of blockchain-based businesses and the jurisdiction of quality and choice for world class fintech compan...

Read more