World

World 'Mystery' woman ringing Texas doorbell found alive
Author: 0 'Mystery' woman ringing Texas doorbell found alive

She also had what appeared to be broken restraints attached to each wrist. Last Friday, residents of the Sunrise Ranch neighborhood in Montgomery, Texas received a unusual visitor. "It was like she disappeared in thin air". Chilling footage showed the woman ringing a doorbell at a home in Montgomery, located outside Houston at 3:20 a.m.

World India's Supreme Court criticises police for arresting activists
Author: 0 India's Supreme Court criticises police for arresting activists

Both were charged with non-bailable offenses under Section 307, 143, 147, 148, 295A, 120B, 117, 153 of the Indian Penal Code , Section 3 (2)(v) and 3 (1)(10) of the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Attrocities) Act of 1989, Section 435, 436 of the Arms Act of 1959 and Section 4 (25) of the Bombay Police Act of 1951.

World Russia to hold biggest military drills since Cold War
Author: 0 Russia to hold biggest military drills since Cold War

But NATO claimed Russian Federation could have been massively underreporting the scale of those exercises, which some of the alliance's eastern members said involved more than 100,000 servicemen. Under President Vladimir Putin, Russia has massively upgraded its military equipment and modernized the armed forces, which have demonstrated their increased strength in operations in Syria in support of President Bashar Assad.

World Yemen's Houthis say they fire two missiles at Saudi Arabia
Author: 0 Yemen's Houthis say they fire two missiles at Saudi Arabia

It accused the "de facto authorities" - an allusion to rebel leaders that control some of the country's most populated western and northern areas - of crimes including arbitrary detentions, torture and child recruitment. The Foreign Office said last night: "We are carefully considering the contents of the report ahead of the upcoming session of the UN Human Rights Council ".

World US Warns Russia, Syria Against Chemical Weapons Use
Author: 0 US Warns Russia, Syria Against Chemical Weapons Use

It also comes at a time when Moscow's ally, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad , is believed to be on the brink of launching an assault on the last big rebel-held enclave of Idlib in the north of the country. On Aug. 25, the USS Ross entered the Mediterranean, according to the Russian Ministry of Defense. "Even by the egregious standards of Russian propaganda, this is an extraordinary allegation", Pierce said.

World Police Search For Mystery Woman Ringing Doorbells In Texas
Author: 0 Police Search For Mystery Woman Ringing Doorbells In Texas

Sean Simmonds, a resident who lives in the area, said the woman had rung the doorbell of several different neighbors, but by the time they answered their doors, she had disappeared. The unidentified resident reviewed the surveillance footage from a private security system and sent it to the sheriff's office. Spencer did not want to speculate on the situation or even confirm that the items wrapped around the woman's wrists look like restraints.

World Swarm of Bees Shuts Down Manhattan Street
Author: 0 Swarm of Bees Shuts Down Manhattan Street

Apparently, bees are a common enough problem in NY that the police department actually has official beekeepers. NYPD's bee keeper Officer Michael Lauriano could be seen sporting protective gear as he made his way to collect the bees. The bee takeover happened just after 1 PM today (August 28th) where the NYPD was forced to call on a beekeeper to properly avert the crisis using a vacuum.

World White House Counsel Don McGahn Set to Depart Trump Administration in Fall
Author: 0 White House Counsel Don McGahn Set to Depart Trump Administration in Fall

He also helped guide Trump's selection of Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch and the president's nomination of Kavanaugh and helped oversee a dramatic rollback of Obama era regulations. All of which suggests that Trump's focus will be far more on the Mueller investigation and the Cohen investigation than on legal priorities in other areas.

World Death Toll From Hurricane Maria Raised To Nearly 3,000 In Puerto Rico
Author: 0 Death Toll From Hurricane Maria Raised To Nearly 3,000 In Puerto Rico

He said he is creating a commission to study the hurricane response, and a registry of people vulnerable to the next hurricane, such as the elderly , the bedridden and kidney dialysis patients. And the San Francisco natural disaster in 1906 killed more than 3,000 people, according to the U.S. Bethzaida Rosado said government and health care officials were not prepared for the storm, and she is still angry her 76-year-old mother died because oxygen tanks were not available on the island ...

Author: 0 In tweet, Trump blames China for hacking Clinton’s emails

In a statement to The Washington Post , the Federal Bureau of Investigation said that it had "not found any evidence the servers were compromised" by China or other foreign actors. "This is the most combed over subject in modern American political history", Clinton spokesman Nick Merrill said. He did not reveal the entity's identity - but did say it was unrelated to Russian Federation.

World Trump turned down statement for John McCain in favor of tweet
Author: 0 Trump turned down statement for John McCain in favor of tweet

Against that backdrop, the flag above the White House spoke volumes. "Our hearts and prayers are with you!" he wrote on Saturday night. Senator John McCain was an American hero and cherished member of The American Legion. The president, who as a candidate in 2016 mocked McCain's capture in Vietnam, had jabbed at the ailing senator for voting against Republican efforts to roll back President Barack Obama's health care law.

World Tearful Graham mourns McCain in Senate eulogy
Author: 0 Tearful Graham mourns McCain in Senate eulogy

Trump's proclamation came just hours after the White House flag had been returned to full-staff, drawing complaints from right and left. Trump has shown in some pre-election primaries that his voice can still rouse conservative voters to the polls in support of a candidate, though it remains uncertain how that will play in the Nov 6 vote, in which one-third of the 100 senators and all seats in the House of Representatives are up for grabs.

World Trump warns Google and others to
Author: 0 Trump warns Google and others to "be careful"

Some Republican US lawmakers have also raised concerns about social media companies removing content from some conservatives, and have called Twitter's chief executive to testify before a House of Representatives panel on September 5.

World Texas Man Begins Selling 3D Printed Gun Plans
Author: 0 Texas Man Begins Selling 3D Printed Gun Plans

They were available for purchase at a suggested price of US$10 each. Nineteen states and the District of Columbia have issued injunctions against that settlement. "This is about these states desperately flailing for some type of internet power to prevent people from sharing things online". "I'm going to sell them to them, I'm going to ship them".

World Senator John McCain's body to lie in state at Arizona State Capitol
Author: 0 Senator John McCain's body to lie in state at Arizona State Capitol

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday staked out his position that the committee's room in the Russell Building could be named for McCain. Russell served in the Senate from 1933 until his death and was known as a "senator's senator" because of his mastery of Senate rules. According to Everything Trump Touches Dies author and former Republican strategist Rick Wilson, who was one of several people interviewed for Parker's Washington Post article, it often boils down to ...

World French and British fishing boats clash in scallop war skirmish
Author: 0 French and British fishing boats clash in scallop war skirmish

The cross-Channel clash during which British boats were attacked yesterday off Le Havre escalated today as Cornish crews accused their French rivals of stealing their crabbing gear. "Apparently there was stone-throwing, but no injuries". French fishermen are only able to harvest scallops between 1 October to 15 May to allow scallops to breed and preserve stocks.

World May Slaps Down Remainer Phil's Claims About 'No Deal' Brexit Cost
Author: 0 May Slaps Down Remainer Phil's Claims About 'No Deal' Brexit Cost

UK PM Theresa May , seemingly not content with wowing the masses with her unique style of curtseying to British royalty, has been caught on camera showing off her rather awkward "robot" dancing skills at a school in South Africa. "He said about a no-deal situation that it would not be a walk in the park but it wouldn't be the end of the world". May poured cold water on the warnings issued by finance minister Phillip Hammond after he suggested last week that failure to reach agreement with ...

World Theresa May to visit Nigeria on Wednesday
Author: 0 Theresa May to visit Nigeria on Wednesday

You may not see this again but the Prime Minister found herself dancing to the tune of the students who were singing at the top of their voices. Mrs May's trip seems rather low key in comparison. "It's an issue that I raised and discussed with President Ramaphosa when he was in London earlier this year". May will present Ramaphosa with the bell from the troopship SS Mendi, which sank in the English Channel in 1917, drowning more than 600 mainly South African troops set to join the Allied ...

World Michael Cohen's lawyer Lanny Davis backpedals on key claims
Author: 0 Michael Cohen's lawyer Lanny Davis backpedals on key claims

And now, Buzzfeed reported that Davis admitted that he himself was the anonymous source CNN relied on for its report . In a series of interviews, Davis backtracked two assertions: that Cohen saw Trump being advised beforehand of a notorious Trump Tower meeting, and that Cohen could testify whether Trump was aware of Russian hacking.

World 14-Foot Giant Squid Washes Up On New Zealand Beach
Author: 0 14-Foot Giant Squid Washes Up On New Zealand Beach

Both species of squid are formidable sea creatures, with giant squid typically reaching 16 feet (5 m) long, according to the Smithsonian , and the colossal squid reaching over 30 feet (10 m) long, according to the International Union for Conservation of Nature .

World Trade, investments and security top agenda as Kenyatta meets Trump
Author: 0 Trade, investments and security top agenda as Kenyatta meets Trump

Additionally, Kenyatta said both countries have "excellent cooperation" in fighting terrorism, adding, he wants to strengthen trade and investment ties. They cited the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) as one of the main areas that is set to benefit from the direct flights from Nairobi. Text "NEWS" to 22840 and always receive verified news updates.

World Looking At The Potential Replacements For John McCain
Author: 0 Looking At The Potential Replacements For John McCain

The rise of Trump's populist candidacy in 2016 was widely seen as a disavowal of McCain-style Republicanism and of the more establishment approach he took during his own presidential run in 2008. The late senator requested that both Obama and Bush deliver eulogies at his funeral, United States media reported . John McCain , saying she will remember him as a friend and a fighter.

Author: 0 Read President Trump’s statement on John McCain

While in office, Trump criticized McCain again for voting against a Republican push to repeal the Affordable Care Act previous year. "AMVETS is calling on the White House to show appropriate respect for the passing of Sen". "A passionate advocate for American global leadership, Senator McCain rightly bemoaned those who favored a USA pullback from world affairs", Harris added.

World Saudi-led coalition foils Houthi attacks: spokesman
Author: 0 Saudi-led coalition foils Houthi attacks: spokesman

The Saudi-led coalition's investigations into alleged war crimes in Yemen have lacked credibility and failed to provide redress to civilian victims, Human Rights Watch says in a new report . After widespread condemnation of the August 9 bus attack, the coalition announced that it was opening an investigation, but rights groups insist any probe should be impartial.

World AZ Senate Candidate Groused About McCain Hours Before He Died
Author: 0 AZ Senate Candidate Groused About McCain Hours Before He Died

But I've never seen him fazed at all by the criticism; he just let it all roll off his shoulders. Mr. McConnell's office said he had been coordinating with Senate Minority Leader Charles E. A monument on the shores of the Hanoi lake where McCain was captured has turned into a de facto shrine to the late senator since news of his death reached Vietnam early on Sunday morning.

World Arizona sports teams, athletes react to death of Sen. John McCain
Author: 0 Arizona sports teams, athletes react to death of Sen. John McCain

Presidents and United States politicians from both parties have honoured Senator John McCain's decades of service to his country following his death at the age of 81. Former US president Barack Obama and his wife Michelle Obama issued a statement: "Few of us have been tested the way John once was, or required to show the kind of courage that he did".

World Prime suspect in 1998 murder of Dutch boy Nicky Verstappen arrested
Author: 0 Prime suspect in 1998 murder of Dutch boy Nicky Verstappen arrested

This handout picture obtained via the Spanish Police press office on August 27, 2018 shows Jos Brech, suspect in the brutal 1998 killing of young Dutch boy Nicky Verstappen, as he is arrested in Spain on August 26, 2018. He described Brech as a "neat man". Brech was living "in a tent in the woods" near an abandoned and isolated house where several homeless people live, the unidentified man told the newspaper.