• Authorities: Flash Flood Surges Through Maryland Community
Authorities: Flash Flood Surges Through Maryland Community

Thirty rescues were carried out into Monday morning, officials said. "Your kindness is appreciated, but we ask that you extend some privacy as we attempt to figure out the next steps", Hermond's family said in a statement to ABC News. In parts of Ellicott City , more than 8 inches fell between 6 a.m. and 9 p.m. Sunday, the weather service said...

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  • Russia: Only Syrian Forces Should Be on Israel, Jordan Borders
Russia: Only Syrian Forces Should Be on Israel, Jordan Borders

However, by allowing Syrian President Bashar Assad's forces to re-take the south of the country, Israel is taking part in a move that de-facto allows Assad to regain control over all of Syria. The territory is covered by a ceasefire agreement signed previous year between the US, Russia and neighbouring Jordan. "Within a few hours, we managed ...

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  • Hawaii: Kilauea volcano erupts again, spews ash up to 12,000 feet
Hawaii: Kilauea volcano erupts again, spews ash up to 12,000 feet

Leilani Estates resident Steve Gebbie told CNN that he lost his home to lava Sunday night. So far the lava has covered almost 3.5 miles of land, cutting off access to dozens of homes. Molten rock from two fissures advanced over a street of homes in the Leilani Estates housing development, the observatory said. Only two of the fissures are sti...

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  • Macron and Putin to discuss Iran nuclear deal, Syria
Macron and Putin to discuss Iran nuclear deal, Syria

Putin blamed political firestorms that are now engulfing the Trump administration, and offered up a veiled criticism of the ongoing Russian Federation investigation, which he said prevents Trump from pursuing stronger ties with Russian Federation.

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  • Russian billionaire Abramovich gets Israeli citizenship
Russian billionaire Abramovich gets Israeli citizenship

Mr. Abramovich, who is Jewish, is entitled to an Israeli citizenship through Israel's Law of Return, granting citizenship to all people of Jewish lineage. Abramovich arrived in Israel on Monday and that he had emigrated to the country. Israel grants citizenship to any Jewish person wishing to live there, and a passport can be issued immediate...

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  • Gunman shot dead after killing 2 policewomen, passerby in Belgian city
Gunman shot dead after killing 2 policewomen, passerby in Belgian city

Prime Minister Charles Michel said his thoughts were with the families of the victims after what he called a "serious incident" but added he would not give further details at this stage. "There are no formal conclusions". Media reports said the gunman shot dead two police officers at a cafe before fleeing to the Lycee Waha school, where he took...

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  • Man climbs 4 storeys in seconds to rescue dangling child in Paris
Man climbs 4 storeys in seconds to rescue dangling child in Paris

She also delivered a personal phone call to Gassama and referred to him as the "Spiderman of the 18th", in reference to the district of Paris where the incident took place. The drama unfolded on Saturday evening on a street in the north of the city. An illegal immigrant from Mali scaled the facade of a Paris apartment block Sunday (May 27) ...

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  • Malaysia's Mahathir vows to scrap Singapore rail link
Malaysia's Mahathir vows to scrap Singapore rail link

Forget about it. Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad has announced that Malaysia will be scrapping the anticipated high-speed rail project, calling it "unnecessary". Mahathir has said that Malaysia's debt had ballooned to more than one trillion ringgit under Najib, and he would review projects agreed under his predecessor.

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  • New Zealand to cull 1,26,000 cows to end disease outbreak
New Zealand to cull 1,26,000 cows to end disease outbreak

Found in Europe and the USA, the bacteria can cause cows to develop mastitis, pneumonia, arthritis and other diseases. Many healthy cows will also be killed. The total cost of eradication will be $870 million over 10 years - $278 million will be paid by DairyNZ and Beef + Lamb New Zealand. The government would contribute about NZ$591 million to...

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  • India Says It Follows UN Sanctions, Not US Sanctions on Iran
India Says It Follows UN Sanctions, Not US Sanctions on Iran

Asked at a news conference whether USA action against Iran and Venezuela would damage India, Swaraj said the country would not make foreign policy "under pressure". The two sides positively assessed the implementation of decisions taken during the visit of President Rouhani to India. India and Iran have friendly relations and significant trade ti...

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  • TV News Anchor, Photographer Die When Tree Crushes Their Vehicle
TV News Anchor, Photographer Die When Tree Crushes Their Vehicle

He said that he did not believe it was a slide but rather a cause of saturated grounds because of the rain. Tryon Fire Chief Geoffrey Tennant said in a press conference that at about 2:30 P.M., the station received a call that there was a tree down on a vehicle with people trapped inside.

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  • Ellicott City Floods: Army National Guardsman, Eddison Hermond, Missing Amid Maryland Floods
Ellicott City Floods: Army National Guardsman, Eddison Hermond, Missing Amid Maryland Floods

Police said that Hermond was reported missing to them at 12:30 a.m. today, but was last seen about 5:20 p.m. Sunday in the area of La Palapa Grill & Cantina. No deaths or serious injuries had been confirmed as of Monday morning. Photos and videos taken by eyewitnesses show floodwaters several feet deep surging down Main Street in the city's hist...

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  • N.Korea Summit Back on Track as Officials Meet
N.Korea Summit Back on Track as Officials Meet

His abrupt decision to pull out of the meeting had blindsided South Korea and Moon, who had been brokering a remarkable detente between Washington and Pyongyang in a bid to avoid a devastating conflict. Last week, however, Moon faced a setback. At the same time, a team of U.S. government officials, including the White House deputy chief of staf...

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  • Viral video shows police officer repeatedly punching woman on New Jersey beach
Viral video shows police officer repeatedly punching woman on New Jersey beach

She admitted to having an unopened bottle of alcohol. In a detailed post, Weinman explained that she was on the beach with her partner, her 18-month-old baby, and a friend when police approached them. The graphic clip, filmed by a bystander and posted to Twitter on Saturday, shows two male officers wrestling the woman, who police identified as ...

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  • How you can help the Ellicott City flooding victims
How you can help the Ellicott City flooding victims

On July 30, 2016, flood waters tore through Ellicott City's historic downtown. Sunday's destructive flooding left the former mill town heartbroken as it had bounded back from another destructive storm less than two years ago. Local restaurant owner Nathan Sowers said that after all the hard work rebuilding from the destructive 2016 flood he was uns...

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  • Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich emigrates to Israel
Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich emigrates to Israel

Abramovich, 51, would be the richest person in Israel. Russian billionaire and Chelsea Football Club owner Roman Abramovich was granted Israeli citizenship and is moving to Tel Aviv after his British visa expired, according to local media reports.

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  • Kilauea Volcano In Hawaii Has Covered Almost 4 Square Miles In Lava
Kilauea Volcano In Hawaii Has Covered Almost 4 Square Miles In Lava

Air quality conditions indicated it was completely safe. The lava flow reached the Puna geothermal power plant Saturday. Geothermal wells often release small amounts of toxic hydrogen sulfide during normal operations, usually well below emissions limits set by local governments, but lava could destabilize a well and release more, the analys...

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  • Only Syrian army should be on country's southern border: Russian Federation
Only Syrian army should be on country's southern border: Russian Federation

Israel maintains a formal policy of non-intervention in the Syrian Civil War but continuously asserts that it will not allow Iran to entrench itself in the country, where it has for years provided military backing to al-Assad alongside Russian Federation.

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  • Trump Mourns 'Young And Beautiful' Lives 'Destroyed' By Russia Probe
Trump Mourns 'Young And Beautiful' Lives 'Destroyed' By Russia Probe

According to the official, NSA intercepts picked up quite a lot of chatter from Russian government officials about helping Trump's campaign, and he tells Schindler that "the Kremlin talked about Trump like he was their boy". After Trump's tweet , other pundits and commentators on Twitter registered their own astonishment at the latest weird stat...

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  • Oklahoma restaurant shooter killed by armed bystander in parking lot
Oklahoma restaurant shooter killed by armed bystander in parking lot

They were hospitalized, said Mathews, the police captain. A man opened fire with a handgun in Louie's Grill & Bar from outside the front door, striking three people in the restaurant, Oklahoma City Police Capt. "I think it could have been a lot worse", he said. Police named the deceased suspect as 28-year-old Alexander Tilghman . The NRA s...

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  • Girl seriously wounded in IN school attack is improving, officials say
Girl seriously wounded in IN school attack is improving, officials say

Along with Whistler's family, Seaman also thanked all of the first responders and the support he's received from his students. The 29-year-old teacher was shot but not seriously injured. On Friday, a male student reportedly brought two handguns into Noblesville West Middle School and started firing . Noblesville police lieutenant Bruce Barne...

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  • English teacher corrects Donald Trump's letter, sends it back to White House
English teacher corrects Donald Trump's letter, sends it back to White House

Why did she do this? She received it after penning a letter requesting that Trump meet individually with the families who lost loved ones in the February 14 high school shooting in Parkland , Fla. She did not attach a letter grade in the letter she sent back to the White House. Being an English teacher, Mason couldn't resist correcting the gr...

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  • Real-Life Spider-Man Scrambles Up Building To Save A Dangling Child
Real-Life Spider-Man Scrambles Up Building To Save A Dangling Child

French President Emmanuel Macron (L) speaks with Mamoudou Gassama , 22, from Mali , at the presidential Elysee Palace in Paris , on May, 28, 2018 . "I just climbed up and thank God, God helped me". Higalgo revealed she spoke to Gassama over the phone where she personalised thanked him for his quick-thinking heroics.

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  • Livestream Captures Lava Fountain From Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano
Livestream Captures Lava Fountain From Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano

It is between Kupono and Nohea Street in Leilani Estates and is not threatening any structures at this time. The worst-case scenario for the current situation would occur if lava enters the wells and releases toxic gases into the air. Officials capped 10 of the 11 wells and they were quenched - a process in which the well is injected with water t...

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  • Second 1000-Year Flood in Two Years Slams into Historic Maryland City
Second 1000-Year Flood in Two Years Slams into Historic Maryland City

Exceptionally active on Twitter during the flooding, Howard County Fire & EMS posted that rescues, some using rescue swimmers, were under way in Ellicott City , and that in some areas, water had risen to the first floor of buildings. He said: "We're just asking people to not come to Ellicott City ". On July 30, 2016, flood waters tore throu...

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