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BMW plunges 7 stories from Texas parking garage; crashes into alley BMW plunges 7 stories from Texas parking garage; crashes into alley
- August 12, 2017

Suddenly, the BMW violently crashes to the ground behind the SUV. The incident happened on July 13, but police just released the video on Thursday. The woman in the BMW was hospitalized, but police expect her to be okay. "I can just imagine what she was thinking when I had said, "a vehicle just landed on me, I gotta go", he said. A bystander helped the 24-year-old driver escape. (more...)
11-year-old girl severely burned in sick 'hot water challenge' prank 11-year-old girl severely burned in sick 'hot water challenge' prank
- August 11, 2017

She don't understand why they did that to her . It's been going on several times. Come Thursday, the distressed mother was observed standing outside of her daughter's best friend's home screaming at the girl's mother. 'But my daughter - I don't know what she was thinking - boiled hot water and poured it on Jamoni's face'. "But after she saw what she did to (Jamoneisha) was really wrong, she tried to kill herself". (more...)
Eric Bolling Is Allegedly Suing a HuffPo Writer For Defamation Eric Bolling Is Allegedly Suing a HuffPo Writer For Defamation
- August 11, 2017

The summons accuses Ali of "reckless publication of actionable false and misleading statements about the plaintiff's conduct and character". Ali wrote Wednesday on Twitter that he has received a summons from Bolling and says he stands by his reporting and will protect his sources. (more...)
Houston man claims Powerball prize worth $1 million Houston man claims Powerball prize worth $1 million
- August 11, 2017

Hit the red subscribe button to get updates whenever you visit YouTube. While there was no jackpot victor in Wednesday night's Powerball drawing, a winning ticket for $50,000 was sold on Hilton Head Island, according to the South Carolina Education Lottery. (more...)
UN Secretary General urges Venezuelan government and opposition to relaunch negotiations UN Secretary General urges Venezuelan government and opposition to relaunch negotiations
- August 10, 2017

The judges convicted another mayor on Tuesday for failing to move against protesters during four months of political unrest. But opposition lawmaker Juan Requenses predicts it won't take long to remobilize foes of the socialist administration. (more...)
Rain chances and clouds increase late week Rain chances and clouds increase late week
- August 10, 2017

Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Friday night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. High temperatures on Monday will be cooler in the low 70s. Translation? Rain chances will slowly fall *just a tad* by the weekend , but no day on our 7 day forecast is completely dry. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. (more...)
North Korea Frees Canadian Pastor Sentenced to Life of Hard Labor North Korea Frees Canadian Pastor Sentenced to Life of Hard Labor
- August 10, 2017

A spokesman for the PMO says Lim's health and well-being is of utmost importance as the Canadian government continues to engage on the case. His release came one day after a special envoy of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arrived in the North. (more...)
Owner of day care where young child died holds news conference Owner of day care where young child died holds news conference
- August 10, 2017

Mina said it was still unclear why Myles was taken to the wrong location, but said the driver "did admit to not doing a head count" when the children were taken off the van at around 9 a.m. An average of 37 children die each year in hot cars, according to safety organization Kids and Cars . According to the Police Chief, Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) is investigating the Little Miracles Academy. (more...)
Federal Report Warns Of Climate Change Dangers, Now Awaits Trump Administration Approval
- August 10, 2017

The former SC governor was asked on NBC's "Today" show about a new climate change report from government scientists at 13 federal agencies. An anonymous government scientist who contributed to the federal report said that he and his colleagues were anxious that the Trump administration would bury the data and reprimand employees who shared it. (more...)
Shooting retaliation of Israel on the Gaza strip, three wounded Shooting retaliation of Israel on the Gaza strip, three wounded
- August 10, 2017

According to a source within Gaza reported by the Agence France-Presse news agency, Israel's strike caused significant damage to two bases belonging to Hamas's military wing. Israel and Hamas are observing a cease-fire fragile since the end of the war of 2014, the third since the islamist movement palestinian took power in the Gaza strip in 2007. (more...)
Tillerson: US to respond to Russia's ouster of diplomats
- August 10, 2017

We hope that our contacts with the United States will continue also in relation to other aspects, both military and political, of the Syrian settlement. "Our relationship with Russian Federation is at an all-time & very risky low". Russian President Vladimir Putin retaliated by ordering the USA to reduce its diplomatic staff in the country by 755 people and seizing two American properties. (more...)
Asean, China adopt S.China Sea 'code of conduct' framework Asean, China adopt S.China Sea 'code of conduct' framework
- August 10, 2017

Foreign ministers of the ASEAN nations congratulated China on the success of the recent Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation, thanked China for its support on ASEAN's community building, recognized the positive progress of ASEAN-China ties in the past year and agreed with the depth and achievements of the China-ASEAN relations. (more...)
Knicks hire Barack Obama's brother-in-law Craig Robinson for front office gig Knicks hire Barack Obama's brother-in-law Craig Robinson for front office gig
- August 09, 2017

The 55-year-old will hold a number of positions with the Knicks including general manager of the team's G-League affiliate in Westchester while overseeing player development. He was hired on for that role in 2015 and was previously a college head coach for Oregon State and Brown University. The Bucks hired Robinson as a vice president of player and organizational development after he took a year off from coaching, doing some TV work with ESPN . (more...)
Bird infected with West Nile found in Jefferson Co Bird infected with West Nile found in Jefferson Co
- August 09, 2017

During 2002, the state documented its first human infections and 52 cases were reported that year. People over age 50 are most at risk. "Coma and paralysis occur in some cases". About one in 150 will develop neurological conditions. Some show no symptoms while about 20 per cent get flu-like symptoms and feel under the weather. (more...)
Clinton, Mo., police officer shot, killed during traffic stop; manhunt underway Clinton, Mo., police officer shot, killed during traffic stop; manhunt underway
- August 08, 2017

The suspect drove about three blocks before crashing his auto and fleeing on foot. Police do not know if any of Michael's rounds struck McCarthy. Sergeant Martin said Mr. Michael had only been on the force for one year. However, authorities aren't giving up hope of catching Officer Michael's alleged killer. Tactical teams have cordoned off the area around the crash and are searching for the suspect Monday. (more...)
White House: Trump 'not discussing' firing Mueller White House: Trump 'not discussing' firing Mueller
- August 08, 2017

The severity of Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller's probe of possible collusion between Donald Trump's campaign and Russian Federation leaped ahead on Thursday with the impaneling of a grand jury . Reports of the close examination of Flynn's finances came a day after it was announced that Mueller is assembling a grand jury to investigate the Trump campaign's alleged ties to Russian Federation. (more...)
Potential Tropical Cyclone Seven forms in Caribbean Potential Tropical Cyclone Seven forms in Caribbean
- August 08, 2017

Mexico issued a hurricane watch as Tropical Storm Franklin organized near the Yucatan Peninsula and headed westward toward the mainland. Franklin is expected to move across the Yucatan Peninsula from Monday night through Tuesday. "The probability for major hurricanes making landfall along the United States coastline and in the Caribbean is above-normal due to the forecast for an above-average season". (more...)
Israeli Court: Netanyahu Must Show Call Logs with US Backer Israeli Court: Netanyahu Must Show Call Logs with US Backer
- August 08, 2017

Israel's Supreme Court rules Benjamin Netanyahu must reveal phone call logs with USA casino mogul Sheldon Adelson , and a former editor of his free newspaper in Israel, as police press ahead with investigations into corruption cases involving the prime minister. (more...)
Chinese tourists arrested in Berlin for Nazi salute at Berlin Reichstag Chinese tourists arrested in Berlin for Nazi salute at Berlin Reichstag
- August 08, 2017

This includes the Hitler salute , also known as the Nazi salute, which is illegal in Germany as well as Austria, Slovakia and the Czech Republic, and restricted in many other countries. They were freed after posting a bail of 500 euros ($593). Criminal proceedings have been started against the middle-aged men for using symbols from a banned organisation. (more...)
Powerball and Mega Millions jackpots both top $300 million Powerball and Mega Millions jackpots both top $300 million
- August 08, 2017

The odds of matching five numbers are 1 in 11,688,054. There may not have been any grand-prize winners, but one MA player matched the first five numbers to bring in a cool $1 million. The cash option on the Powerball prize is an estimated $193.2 million. For the second draw in a row, a ticket sold in New Jersey matched four numbers and the Powerball worth $50,000. (more...)