Beaches near Athens polluted by oil after tanker Agia Zoni II sinks

Only two crew members were aboard, the captain and the chief engineer, and both have been accused of criminal negligence. Mayor Isidora Papathanassiou told Greek media outlets that eastern coast of the island was covered in oil, and they are facing... More..

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College guard shoots himself, blames 'black man' in hoodie
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

College guard shoots himself, blames 'black man' in hoodie

Security guards at the university are normally unarmed. Ahlers shot himself in the shoulder while on duty but told police that he had been attacked by a man he confronted in a wooded area of the campus. "I t...More..

Young boy granted wish to mow White House lawn
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Young boy granted wish to mow White House lawn

The 10-year-old was determined to do a good job. He also wore earplugs and safety glasses. Trump told reporters that Frank is "the future of the country" and is about to be "very famous" from this viral mom...More..

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin requested government jet for European honeymoon
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin requested government jet for European honeymoon

Here's what Treasury chief Steven Mnuchin, speaking to a conference hosted by Politico on Thursday, said about the eclipse, which he briefly viewed while on a trip to Kentucky . Senate Majority Leader Mitch...More..

McSally: DACA, Taxes in bipartisan meeting with President
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

McSally: DACA, Taxes in bipartisan meeting with President

But for now, Representative Raul Grijalva, a Democrat from Arizona, said the leaders in his party seemed to have found a way to be more effective than Republicans in negotiations with the president . Trump...More..

Folau refuses to back Wallabies' support for gay marriage
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Folau refuses to back Wallabies' support for gay marriage

In a three-page letter sent home to parents, Sunrise Christian School principal Shane Hosking talked about the upcoming postal vote on same-sex marriage in Australia and asked them to vote "no". It came after n...More..

President Trump Stands By Original Charlottesville Remarks
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

President Trump Stands By Original Charlottesville Remarks

Trump issued a statement saying he was pleased to sign it. "As Americans, we condemn the recent violence in Charlottesville and oppose hatred, bigotry, and racism in all forms", Trump said in a statem...More..

Ex-St. Louis Cop Acquitted in 2011 Shooting of Black Driver
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Ex-St. Louis Cop Acquitted in 2011 Shooting of Black Driver

Prosecutors charged Stockley with Murder in the First Degree, which requires the State of Missouri to prove that a defendant knowingly caused the death of another person after deliberation upon the matter. Anth...More..

Mamata expresses concern over plight of Rohingya Muslims
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Mamata expresses concern over plight of Rohingya Muslims

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said that the government's stand regarding the Rohingyas will be cleared on 18 Sep to the Supreme Court . 'Some of the Rohingya with militant backgrounds are als...More..

President Trump visits, elderly in peril — WHAT'S HAPPENING
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

President Trump visits, elderly in peril — WHAT'S HAPPENING

As he flew from city to city, Trump passed over flooded neighborhoods aboard Marine One, the presidential helicopter. For Trump and Pence, the visit Thursday to Naples and Fort Myers on Florida's southwestern...More..

Kamal Haasan takes on rebel AIADMK MLAs
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Kamal Haasan takes on rebel AIADMK MLAs

According to reports, the actor plans to contest in the local body elections in Tamil Nadu. Speaking on the speculations of him joining politics, the veteran actor Kamal Haasan on Friday said that he will n...More..

Trump blasts 'loser terrorists' behind London train attack
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Trump blasts 'loser terrorists' behind London train attack

After his tweets , and with ties apparently under strain, Trump spoke with May to convey "his sympathies and prayers" for victims of the London attack, the White House said in a statement. The White House sa...More..

Turkey: Iraq's Kurds will pay 'price' for independence vote
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Turkey: Iraq's Kurds will pay 'price' for independence vote

The non-binding referendum will see residents in provinces controlled by the KRG vote on independence from Baghdad. The delegation is concerned that the timing of the vote could disrupt the coalition's drive ag...More..

United States position on Rohingyas
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

United States position on Rohingyas

Every Myanmar citizens of all ethnicities working here in Japan agree with what the government led by Aung San Suu Kyi is doing in Rakhine in order to keep the peace. It can not escape notice that there is a ...More..

Federation Internationale de Football Association shakes up World Cup draw method
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Federation Internationale de Football Association shakes up World Cup draw method

Germany reclaimed its top position with 1,606 points, while Brazil slipped to second place and Portugal, also the European world champion, moved to third place. United States of America are the highest ranked o...More..

Lisa Madigan will not seek fifth term as attorney general
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Lisa Madigan will not seek fifth term as attorney general

Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan says she's not seeking re-election for a fifth term. She is the daughter of longtime Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan, who's also chairman of the Democratic Party ...More..

Trump extends sanction waivers for Iran while imposing new ones
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Trump extends sanction waivers for Iran while imposing new ones

A senior Iranian military official has accused Washington of "seeking excuses" to tear up the nuclear deal Tehran reached with six world powers by demanding inspections of Iranian military sites. Trump's choice...More..

Government meltdown hits Icelandic crown
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Government meltdown hits Icelandic crown

The Icelandic prime minister has called a snap parliamentary election following allegations his party covered up a child sex abuse scandal involving his father. The news knocked more than 1 percent off the va...More..

Pregnant Md. teacher shot, police say 'love triangle' motive in death
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Pregnant Md. teacher shot, police say 'love triangle' motive in death

She was four months pregnant with his child. Tessier was arrested Wednesday afternoon. Court documents reveal that Tessier was engaged to another woman and that about a week before her death, Wallen texted th...More..

Niall Horan announces tour after releasing new single
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Niall Horan announces tour after releasing new single

Niall also announced that he will be hitting the road in 2018 for a new tour to promote his new music. Citi cardholders can begin purchasing pre-sale tickets through the Citi Private Pass program on Tuesday. T...More..

6th Grader Dragged From Class For Not Standing During Pledge Of Allegiance
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

6th Grader Dragged From Class For Not Standing During Pledge Of Allegiance

When the boy refused to stand for the Pledge last Thursday, Chaney claims he was snatched out of his chair by a teacher and forced to stand. "We are very disappointed that when we dropped our son off at East ...More..

Road rage: Woman abuses, slaps Army personnel; held
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Road rage: Woman abuses, slaps Army personnel; held

According to the Newspaper, An Army subedar was on his way towards Hazrat Nizamuddin Railway Station to drop his colleagues in a truck on September 9 and when the truck reached Rajokri flyover, a Tata Indica ve...More..

CNN Segment Ends With Guest Proclaiming Love of
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

CNN Segment Ends With Guest Proclaiming Love of "First Amendment And Boobs"

CNN knew, or should have known, that this is how Clay Travis talks before booking him for this spot. "Why are you sitting here, live on CNN - why would you even say that live on national television and wit...More..

Ann Coulter: DACA Move Means 'Trump Is Off the Trump Train'
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Ann Coulter: DACA Move Means 'Trump Is Off the Trump Train'

MSNBC's Joe Scarborough cackled with delight when he learned the full title of Ann Coulter's paean to President Donald Trump, now that she's declared him "dead" for apparently softening his stance on immig...More..

Woman indicted in death of children
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Woman indicted in death of children

Her children, Sarah and Jacob Hoggle, were ages 3 and 2 respectively when they were last seen in September 2014. In 2014, police charged Hoggle with misdemeanor child neglect, abduction and hinderance in orde...More..

Vermont unemployment now 3 percent; employers seek workers
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Vermont unemployment now 3 percent; employers seek workers

Connecticut's August unemployment rate was the highest among the six New England states, and higher than the USA unemployment rate in August of 4.4 percent. The national Bureau of Labor Statistics data collecti...More..

Showers move out to bring us a great weekend
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Showers move out to bring us a great weekend

More sunshine and warmer temperatures return for the weekend , with highs in the lower 80s. NIGHT: Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. Our highs are at 87 and our lows 79. South wind 3...More..

Trump Terror Grows As Federal Investigation Into The Russia Scandal Expands
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Trump Terror Grows As Federal Investigation Into The Russia Scandal Expands

President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, retired Gen. Michael Flynn , has refused a new request to appear as a witness before the Senate intelligence committee, a congressional source tells...More..

Merkel reiterates Iran deal should be model for solving North Korea crisis
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Merkel reiterates Iran deal should be model for solving North Korea crisis

According to the report , it is "not credible" that North Korea's nuclear scientists achieved the accelerated advances in its nuclear program on their own. German Chancellor Angela Merkel will speak with R...More..

Russia, Belarus launch joint military exercise amid tensions with West
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Russia, Belarus launch joint military exercise amid tensions with West

But some here worry Belarus is becoming Russia's Western front. "We reject complaints of these exercises not being transparent". Thousands of Russian and Belarusian troops are set to participate in th...More..