• Indonesian woman freed after murder charge dropped in Kim killing
Indonesian woman freed after murder charge dropped in Kim killing

Siti Aisyah cried and hugged her Vietnamese co-defendant, Doan Thi Huong , before leaving the courtroom and being ushered away in an embassy vehicle. Siti's lawyer Gooi Soon Seng said the woman was grateful that she'd been freed. It's unclear why Kim Jong Nam was killed, but analysts said Kim Jong Un may have seen him as a potential threat.

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  • Fugitive Taliban leader Mullah Omar 'lived close to US bases'
Fugitive Taliban leader Mullah Omar 'lived close to US bases'

According to the book, Omar listened to the BBC´s Pashto-language news broadcasts in the evenings, but even when he learned about the death of al Qaeda supremo Osama Bin Laden rarely commented on developments in the outside world. bases in Afghanistan for years. Former CIA director and U.S. military commander in Afghanistan David Petraeus also ...

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  • With budget, Trump throws opening jab in next funding fight with Congress
With budget, Trump throws opening jab in next funding fight with Congress

In a joint statement , Pelosi and Schumer charged that Trump "hurt millions of Americans and caused widespread chaos when he recklessly shut down the government to try to get his expensive and ineffective wall". Pelosi and Schumer said Sunday the money would be better spent on projects like education and workforce development, among other th...

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  • Weather warnings issued ahead of arrival of Storm Gareth
Weather warnings issued ahead of arrival of Storm Gareth

Forecasters are warning East Midlands residents to prepare for "wintry showers" and expect possible travel disruptions and "icy patches" which could cause injury. Saturday night will be cold with showery rain, merging into longer spells of rain at times. Sunday: A band of rain and hill snow will cross the United Kingdom, giving snow locally to lo...

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  • British backpacker, 23, vanishes in Guatemala, family issues desperate plea
British backpacker, 23, vanishes in Guatemala, family issues desperate plea

A hand drum, known as a hang, previously reported to be in Ms Shaw's possession, was left behind and has been located, and she did not have a guitar with her when she left, the trust added. Over the weekend Guatemalan police, locals and Britons in the country went to the peak of the Indian Nose hiking trail, where the puppy was found. "We are ext...

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  • Jayme Closs's Adbuctor Plans to Plead Guilty, Letter Says
Jayme Closs's Adbuctor Plans to Plead Guilty, Letter Says

Chris Fitzgerald said he was aware that Patterson had received a letter from a KARE-TV reporter, and that Patterson responded to it. The station reported that Patterson wrote that he didn't want Jayme's family "to worry about a trial".

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  • Narcotics
Narcotics "kingpin": US indicts Venezuela ex-vice president Tareck El Aissami

Just last month, Alejandro Miguel Leon Maal - a Venezuelan-born American living in Florida who owns private charter company SVMI Solution LLC - allegedly helped fly El Aissami via private jet from Russian Federation to Venezuela, the court documents charge.

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  • No Assembly Polls In J&K, Lok Sabha In 5 Phases
No Assembly Polls In J&K, Lok Sabha In 5 Phases

Once the model code of conduct-a set of guidelines that have been issued by the Election Commission for the conduct of political parties and candidates when the electoral proceedings are going on-gets effective, parties that are in power, in the states and the Centre are not permitted to make any announcements that can have an effect of the outco...

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  • Woman taking selfie attacked by jaguar at Wildlife World Zoo
Woman taking selfie attacked by jaguar at Wildlife World Zoo

A woman who crossed the barrier of a jaguar enclosure at an Arizona zoo was hospitalized Saturday after the animal attacked her. For the past 35 years, Wildlife World Zoo has served literally hundreds of thousands and over a million customers with very few injuries and usually those injuries result from misbehavior of the visitor or human error...

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  • Donald Trump calls Democrats 'an anti-Jewish' party
Donald Trump calls Democrats 'an anti-Jewish' party

Zeldin was one of just 23 Republicans to vote against the resolution, which Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wy.) called a "sham" and Rep. Dan Crenshaw (R-Texas) called a "deceitful way to give Omar cover". Thursday was the second time the U.S. House voted to condemn anti-Semitism as a rebuke of Omar, although she is not named in either resolution. She sure ...

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  • Jack Grealish punched by pitch invader in shocking derby incident
Jack Grealish punched by pitch invader in shocking derby incident

Grealish appeared to be struck on the neck and jaw but showed few ill effects as he later went on to score the victor. " What happened has no place in football or society " the statement read . The competition organizer said it "condemns the mindless actions" of the man who attacked Grealish . "An attack on a player is completely unacceptabl...

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  • Dozens injured after ferry collides with marine animal off Japanese island
Dozens injured after ferry collides with marine animal off Japanese island

Public broadcaster NHK reports that the vice director of a municipal aquarium in Niigata says that the scale of the impact to the stern suggests that the boat struck a whale . "People around me were moaning [in pain]". All the injured were taken to hospital. Minke and humpback whales are reportedly migrating through the Sea of Japan at this t...

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  • International Wome's Day; Women Bang Pots and Pans in Madrid
International Wome's Day; Women Bang Pots and Pans in Madrid

Looking for a way to celebrate International Women's Day? Past year on International Women's Day hundreds of thousands of demonstrators marched on the streets of over 100 Spanish cities, thus drawing the attention of the media . Women in the Philippines raised issue with President Rodrigo Duterte's alleged misogyny, as well as his government...

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  • Tension mounts in Venezuela over rival protests
Tension mounts in Venezuela over rival protests

No medicine. Sabotage is stealing elections", Guaido said on Twitter . Mr Guaidó, who leads the opposition-controlled National Assembly, declared himself interim president on 23 January and has been at loggerheads with President Maduro ever since.

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  • Former Fox Executive Bill Shine Resigns from White House
Former Fox Executive Bill Shine Resigns from White House

White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said that Shine would be missed. "Bill continues to support President Trump and his agenda and will serve as Senior Advisor to the 2020 re-election campaign , " she said. Trump reportedly accepted his resignation on Thursday night. There had been rumors over Shine's role. Shine, a former co-preside...

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  • Glasgow main campus evacuated after suspicious package found
Glasgow main campus evacuated after suspicious package found

Police in Scotland destroyed a package that was discovered in the University of Glasgow's mailroom and were called to investigate another that was received at a branch of the Royal Bank of Scotland in Edinburgh. "There are similarities in the package, its markings and the type of device that was recovered in Glasgow to those in London", Assistant C...

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  • Woman, homeless man in GoFundMe scheme plead guilty
Woman, homeless man in GoFundMe scheme plead guilty

In reality, McClure never ran out of gas and Bobbitt never spent his last $20 for her. D'Amico and McClure allegedly conspired to create the false story to obtain money from donors. He added that she encouraged D'Amico twice to put an end to the GoFundMe as it started to spiral out of control. She then set up an online fundraising page, claiming sh...

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  • United States trade deficits hit record high following Trump tariff wars
United States trade deficits hit record high following Trump tariff wars

Data from the Commerce Department showed the deficit in 2018 soared to 621 billion dollars. While Trump often blames poor trade agreements for the trade deficit, that may not be the whole story. Computer imports also increased $0.7 billion in December. "Would we like that if other countries all of a sudden just unilaterally put major tariffs o...

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  • Saudi Prince Mohammed bin Salman has gone `full gangster`, says US Senator
Saudi Prince Mohammed bin Salman has gone `full gangster`, says US Senator

It called on Saudi authorities "to disclose all information available" about its own investigation while cooperating with separate United Nations inquiries into the death of Khashoggi , who was killed on October 2 in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul.

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  • McSally: 'I felt the system was raping me all over again'
McSally: 'I felt the system was raping me all over again'

McSally said that in one case she was preyed upon and raped by a superior office and that the system in place "raped" her as well. She testified that she blamed herself, adding, "I was ashamed and confused". In a statement, McSally replied: "He is a troubled man who I have forgiven, and I hope he finds God's peace and grace". I chose to stay and ...

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  • Uber Found Not Criminally Liable In Fatal 2018 Self-Driving Car Accident
Uber Found Not Criminally Liable In Fatal 2018 Self-Driving Car Accident

But video footage from inside the SUV showed she was distracted at the time and investigators later said she was watching an episode of " The Voice " on her phone at the time of the accident. It shows the woman appearing from the dark just before impact. Miller wrote that, after one November 2017 incident, he felt a significant accident report...

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  • Family reunited with pet cat after tornado in Alabama
Family reunited with pet cat after tornado in Alabama

The tornado swept mobile homes tucked among tall pine trees from their bases and smashed them into unrecognizable piles of rubble. Carol Dean (R) cries while embraced by Megan Anderson and her 18-month-old daughter Madilyn, as Dean sifts through the debris of the home she shared with her husband, David Wayne Dean, who died when a tornado destro...

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  • Women are abandoning Trudeau's team over the SNC-Lavalin scandal
Women are abandoning Trudeau's team over the SNC-Lavalin scandal

She says "the evidence of efforts by politicians and/or officials to pressure the former Attorney General to intervene in the criminal case involving SNC-Lavalin, and the evidence as to the content of those efforts have raised serious concerns for me".

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  • Trump blames Cohen testimony for collapse of summit with Kim Jong
Trump blames Cohen testimony for collapse of summit with Kim Jong

The much-touted second summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un ended in both leaders unceremoniously walking away from the negotiation table. Waters has previously filed an inquiry for more information on Trump's finances to Deutsche Bank, which Democrats like Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) seem to believe holds the ...

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  • US House committee seeks Trump corruption evidence
US House committee seeks Trump corruption evidence

Judiciary Chairman Jerrold Nadler's requests to Manafort and his public affairs consultant, Jason Maloni, could indicate Democrats on the committee believe there may have been back channel communications between the White House and Trump's former associates about presidential pardons.

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  • Storm brings heavy snow, cold to Colorado
Storm brings heavy snow, cold to Colorado

The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning for Fairfield, Litchfield and New Haven counties. Total snow accumulations of one to four feet is likely above the 6,000 foot elevation. and on the Cape. High winds are also expected. The light snow that fell Saturday morning was almost gone by the end of the day, but a more signifi...

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  • Video captures huge avalanche covering interstate highway in Colorado
Video captures huge avalanche covering interstate highway in Colorado

Shaune Golemon was driving with his family in the eastbound lanes at about 5 p.m. when the slide came down and snow covered his auto. Their windshield was covered with snow, but their vehicle was not trapped. "Heavy Colorado snowfall over the weekend led to a risky situation for drivers", CBS4 reported . "It's exciting, but pretty nerve wracking...

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  • House panel launches sweeping probe of Trump
House panel launches sweeping probe of Trump

Among those targeted by the Democratic-led House Judiciary Committee are the president's sons Donald Trump Jr. and Eric Trump , WikiLeaks, White House aide and Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner , Trump Organization chief financial officer Allen Weisselberg , former U.S.

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  • Fed Up: Democrats to Vote on Resolution Condemning Ilhan Omar's Continued Anti-Semitism
Fed Up: Democrats to Vote on Resolution Condemning Ilhan Omar's Continued Anti-Semitism

Omar leveled that exact criticism last week, during a speech at D.C. restaurant Busboys & Poets, drawing swift and deep condemnation from top Democrats, including her boss on the Foreign Affairs Committee, Rep. I find that to be problematic and I am not alone. "I urge her to retract this statement and engage in further dialogue with the Jewish co...

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  • Donald Trump launches furious attack on Robert Mueller
Donald Trump launches furious attack on Robert Mueller

The Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) was hosting the president on the last day of its 2019 event; the conference ran from Wednesday to Saturday. "The president surrounds himself with some people that maybe he shouldn't have, I don't know", he said ."What I'm most concerned about is what took place at the highest levels of our [g...

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