TOPNEWSBYUSA.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-06-12 10:51

Ghana forces rescue two kidnapped Canadian women: statement

Ghana forces have rescued two Canadian women who were kidnapped last week outside their hostel in Ghana's second city of Kumasi, the Ghanaian government said in a stateme...

Ghana forces rescue two kidnapped Canadian women: statement

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2 Canadian women kidnapped at gunpoint in Ghana: reports Two Canadian women, ages 19 and 20, who were volunteering at a charity in Ghana were kidnapped at gunpoint Tuesday evening outside their apartment, reports say....
2019-06-06 23:51

Two Canadian women abducted in Ghana rescued by security forces Eight people were arrested in connection with the kidnapping, authorities said, but denied the abductors were paid offSecurity forces have rescued two Canadian women who were abducted in Ghana earlier this month and arrested eight people in connectio...
2019-06-12 20:51

| Ghana security forces free two kidnapped Canadians Two young Canadian women freed from their kidnap ordeal by Ghanaian security forces were unharmed, the government says, after the development volunteers were snatched at a golf club in the city of Kumasi last week....
2019-06-14 01:51

2 Canadian women rescued from kidnappers in Ghana, officials say The two women were rescued early Wednesday in the south-central Ashanti region, Ghanaian government officials said. They did not provide any additional details....
2019-06-12 19:51

Kidnapped Canadians rescued in Ghana Two Canadian women who were abducted one week ago by gunmen outside a popular nightspot in Ghana have been rescued, the country's minister of information said on Wednesday....
2019-06-13 00:00

Canada says citizens have been kidnapped in Ghana Canada's foreign ministry on Thursday said that Canadian citizens had been kidnapped in Ghana and that it was working closely with local authorities....
2019-06-06 17:00

Two Canadian volunteers missing in rare kidnapping in Ghana The women were abducted in Kumasi, and security sources have suggested it was a kidnapping for ransomTwo Canadian women who were volunteering with an international development organisation have been abducted in Ghana, a rare attack in a country seen ...
2019-06-07 03:34

A note left in a Domino's Pizza box led to rescue of a kidnapped woman, police say A woman who was allegedly bound, gagged and beaten was rescued after leaving a note asking for help at a Domino's Pizza in Anthony, Texas.        ...
2019-07-24 23:51

Afghan forces rescue 34 people form Taliban-run prison KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Interior Ministry says Afghan special forces have rescued 34 people from a Taliban-run prison in northern Baghlan province. Tuesday’s statement from the ministry says 17 civilians and 17 members of the security for...
2019-06-11 10:51

Fake Snow To Rescue As Climate Change Forces Ski Stations To Innovate Once deep in powder this time of year, Chile's ski stations are fighting the ravages of climate change and pollution that have brought less and less snow to the central Andes....
2019-08-16 14:34

Canadian Armed Forces investigating member for alleged involvement in hate network The allegations were first made public on Monday, when the Winnipeg Free Press identified Master Cpl. Patrik Mathews as an alleged recruiter for the white supremacist network, The Base....
2019-08-20 03:00

Canadian Forces expected to send Hercules transport plane to Uganda for peacekeeping The CC-130 Hercules was one of three signature promises Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made to the United Nations when Canada hosted a major peacekeeping summit in November 2017....
2019-08-15 07:17

Canadian government agrees to pay a nearly $1 billion settlement for claims of sexual misconduct in the armed forces The Canadian government has agreed to pay a nearly $1 billion settlement to members of the Armed Forces and Department of National Defense who allege widespread sexual misconduct....
2019-07-19 11:34

China police raids rescue 1,100 trafficked women BEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities say they have rescued more than 1,100 abducted foreign women in police raids coordinated with five Southeast Asian countries. The Ministry of Public Security said Friday that more than 1,300 suspects had been arrest...
2019-06-21 11:51

Brexit effect forces women to go to Netherlands for abortions Charity says visa delays making it harder for immigrant women in Ireland to travel to UKA pro-choice charity that for decades has helped thousands of Irish women access abortions in England is sending foreign nationals to the Netherlands due to tight...
2019-06-07 17:51

2 Hyderabad Women Recall How Sushma Swaraj Helped Their Rescue From Gulf Sushma Swaraj was cremated with state honours this afternoon in the presence of top leaders including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah and BJP patriarch LK Advani among others....
2019-08-07 16:00

How the wave of U.S. restrictions will affect Canadian women sent there for abortions Exclusive data obtained by Global News shows that provinces are sending dozens of women to the U.S. for abortions. Experts say this points to deeper problems with access in Canada....
2019-05-28 17:51

Canadian volunteers scour river for missing Indigenous women Drag the Red searches for human remains in the Red River as a report recently concluded Indigenous women face a ‘genocide’As a government inquiry compiled its landmark report on the epidemic of violence against Canada’s Indigenous women, Bernadette S...
2019-06-09 15:17

Canadian Inquiry Calls Deaths Of Indigenous Women 'Genocide' The deaths in Canada of more than a thousand aboriginal women and girls in recent decades was a national genocide, a government inquiry into murdered and missing indigenous women concluded in a report......
2019-06-03 18:17

Young Canadian golfers from Quebec, B.C. looking to learn at U.S. Women’s Open “I think, overall, it's going to be a really cool experience playing alongside everyone and seeing how my game stacks up to everyone else," B.C. golfer Megan Osland said....
2019-05-31 02:51

Meghan guest edits British Vogue, features 'Forces for Change' women Meghan, wife of Britain's Prince Harry, has chosen to feature 15 women she considers "Forces for change" on the cover of the September issue of British Vogue that she guest edited, Buckingham Palace said on Sunday....
2019-08-01 01:34

Decades of missing Indigenous women a 'Canadian genocide' – leaked report Government’s inquiry into disappeared women and girls to be published MondayThree decades of missing and murdered Indigenous women amounts to a “Canadian genocide”, a leaked landmark government report has concluded.The document, titled Reclaiming Pow...
2019-06-01 09:34

| Leaked report calls indigenous women's deaths a 'Canadian genocide' A public inquiry report leaked to Canada's public broadcaster called the disappearances and slayings of possibly thousands of indigenous women over recent decades a "Canadian genocide."...
2019-06-01 21:17

Canadian broadcaster says she received death threats over US women's soccer criticism A Canadian sports broadcaster said she received death threats over her criticism of the U.S. women’s national soccer team following the Americans’ blowout win over Thailand....
2019-06-13 01:17

Lack of access is forcing Canadian women to the U.S. for abortions. That’s ‘cause for concern’: minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor is not ruling out whether U.S. restrictions will come up in a meeting on Thursday between the prime minister and the U.S. vice-president....
2019-05-29 20:51

Canadian government inquiry assails ‘genocide’ of indigenous women, girls The commission has drawn criticism for high staff turnover and an alleged lack of transparency. Critics say the process won’t bring justice because the commission wasn’t granted the authority to compel police to reopen cold cases....
2019-06-03 21:34

Thousands of killed or missing Indigenous women and girls are victims of a 'Canadian genocide,' report says The thousands of Indigenous women and girls who have been killed or have vanished in Canada in the past decades are victims of a "Canadian genocide," a report obtained by CNN partner CBC says....
2019-06-03 13:00

TIFF 2019 lineup includes 26 Canadian feature films, 50 per cent directed by women Alanis Obomsawin's documentary 'Jordan River Anderson, The Messenger' and Ellen Page's 'There's Something in the Water' are among the titles at TIFF 2019....
2019-07-31 22:34

Rescue crews rescue 70-year-old hiker at Madera Canyon TUCSON – A 70-year-old was rescued after she was injured during a hike in Madera Canyon Tuesday. According to Green Valley Fire District, the woman was found one-eighth mile up the Super Trail in Madera Canyon. She was treated for her injuries ...
2019-05-22 00:51

Michelle Liu, 12, already 'famous' at Canadian Pacific Women’s Open Michelle Liu, a 12-year-old from Vancouver, earned a spot in the Canadian Pacific Women's Open. She's the youngest golfer to compete in the event.        ...
2019-08-21 20:34

Canadian Utilities agrees to sell Canadian power business for $835 million Canadian Utilities Ltd said on Monday it has agreed to sell its entire Canadian fossil fuel-based electricity generation portfolio for about $835 million, ending a strategic process for the assets that the company began last year....
2019-05-27 18:01

Cameroon and Ghana cancel each other out "Cameroon and Ghana, two of the most successful teams in Africa Cup of Nations history with nine titles between them, cancelled each other out in a forgettable 0-0 draw in their Group F match on Saturday."...
2019-06-29 22:34

| Ghana name Ayew new AFCON captain Ghana coach Kwasi Appiah has named Andre Ayew as the new captain while former captain Asamoah Gyan had been made 'general captain' for the AFCON squad....
2019-05-24 20:51

Ghana's 'Year of Return' gathers momentum In the year that marks 400 years since the first enslaved Africans were forcibly taken abroad, Ghana – one of their key departure hubs on the continent – is calling their descendants home to visit, live and invest....
2019-07-09 11:17

Ghana cashes in on slave heritage tourism In a clearing at the turnoff to Assin Manso, a billboard depicts two African slaves in loincloths, their arms and legs in chains. Beside them are the words, "Never Again!"...
2019-08-20 14:00

Pelosi says ‘humbled’ by Ghana visit to gateway to slavery ACCRA, Ghana (AP) — U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says a congressional delegation to Ghana was “humbled” by a visit to the gateway where many Africans were shipped to America as slaves. Pelosi’s address to Ghanaian lawmakers on We...
2019-08-01 02:51

| Europe's ties with Africa must change - Ghana president Africa must change its relationship with Europe if it wants to become self-reliant and exploit rich resources that could transform the continent, Ghana's president said....
2019-07-13 00:17

| Gyan in Ghana AFCON squad despite captaincy controversy Asamoah Gyan was included in Ghana's squad for the Africa Cup Nations after reverting his decision to retire from international duty having lost the captaincy....
2019-06-11 04:34

Cameroon 0-0 Ghana: Africa Cup of Nations 2019 – as it happened There were no goals exchanged as Cameroon and Ghana maintained their unbeaten records in the Africa Cup of Nations 7.51pm BST Cameroon probably just edged it but, in truth, it was not a very good game at all. Thanks for joining me. 7.47pm BST 90 min...
2019-06-30 01:34

This floating village in Ghana is an oasis of ancient traditions With stilt structures over water and houses built from branches of raffia palm, Nzulezo in Jomoro district of western Ghana could pass for a less elaborate version of Venice in Italy....
2019-05-28 10:17

| Cameroon opposition leader kidnapped again The chairperson of Cameroon's main opposition party, Ni John Fru Ndi, has been kidnapped again in the English speaking Northwest Region, two months after an initial abduction, his party says....
2019-06-29 15:51

| Holders Cameroon to face Nigeria as Ghana pinch top spot Defending AFCON champions Cameroon will meet Nigeria in a clash of continental giants in the last 16 after a draw with Benin allowed Ghana to finish top of Group F....
2019-07-03 04:17

In Ghana, Free High School Brings Opportunity and Grumbling The tumultuous rollout of a new government program to provide tuition-free high school for all has left students going to school in shifts, and parents paying for tutors....
2019-06-15 11:51

Ghana president convinces Asamoah Gyan to come out of 24-hour retirement Gyan: ‘A presidential request cannot be disregarded’President urged Gyan ‘in the national interest’ to make U-turnAsamoah Gyan has made a rapid U-turn on his decision to retire from Ghana duty and will now play at the Africa Cup of Nations after bein...
2019-05-22 14:51

Cameroon to face Nigeria in Afcon last 16 as Ghana and Benin also progress • Cameroon 0-0 Benin; Ghana 2-0 Guinea-Bissau • Mali top Group E, South Africa qualify for last 16Cameroon, the holders, will face the three-time Africa Cup of Nations winners Nigeria in the last 16 of the 2019 edition after they were held to a 0-0 d...
2019-07-03 02:51

'She went back with me': Ilhan Omar posts photos with Pelosi in Ghana Congresswoman mocks ‘send her back’ comments with Instagram post of trip to Ghana with House speakerThe congresswoman Ilhan Omar took a swipe at Donald Trump on Thursday, posting a photo on Instagram of herself and Nancy Pelosi in Ghana with the capt...
2019-08-02 05:34

Ghana reaches out to descendants of slaves in 'Year of Return' campaign In the year that marks 400 years since the first enslaved Africans were forcibly taken abroad, Ghana – one of their key departure hubs on the continent – is calling their descendants home to visit, live, and invest....
2019-07-09 20:00

| South African kidnapped in DR Congo - army A South African and a Zimbabwean working for Canadian gold mining firm Banro have been kidnapped in DR Congo's restive east, an army spokesperson says....
2019-07-31 18:34

The Kidnapped Yazidi Children Who Don't Want To Be Rescued From ISIS Accounts of the wrenching scene, given by both Rasho and the girls, point to a new challenge confronting members of the Yazidi community as they try to trace nearly 3,000 Yazidis who remain......
2019-06-14 17:17

Homeless man who kidnapped good Samaritan gets 18 years GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) — A homeless man who pleaded guilty to kidnapping and assaulting a good Samaritan in Mississippi has been sentenced to 18 years in prison. News outlets report a judge sentenced 47-year-old Ernest Eugene Leffew on Tuesday. Harriso...
2019-06-13 02:51

Seamen kidnapped off Cameroon's coast: sources A number of seamen have been kidnapped after an attack on their vessel off the coast of Cameroon in West Africa's piracy-plagued Gulf of Guinea, a source in the Cameroonian army and a source at the major port of Douala said on Friday....
2019-08-16 15:00

Turkish workers kidnapped at gunpoint in Nigeria bar Four Turkish construction workers were seized by gunmen in a bar as they relaxed over drinks in a remote village in Nigeria's middle belt, authorities told CNN....
2019-07-23 16:17

Journalist killed in southern Mexico, another kidnapped A newspaper in the Mexican state of Tabasco says one of its reporters has been shot dead, the latest in a string of journalist killings in one of the world’s deadliest countries for the profession...
2019-06-12 21:51

‘She Went Back With Me.’ Ilhan Omar Trolls Trump by Posing With Pelosi in Ghana Congresswoman Ilhan Omar responded Thursday to “send her back” chants that erupted at one of President Donald Trump’s rallies by posting a photo of herself and Speaker Nancy Pelosi on a visit to Africa. “They said ‘send ...
2019-08-02 16:51

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Ghana top group, Cameroon to face Nigeria Ghana held their nerve to beat Guinnea-Bissau to top Group F. But there was disappointment for holders Cameroon, who were held by draw-specialists Benin. Tunisia drew again, but still made the knockout rounds....
2019-07-03 07:34

Ghana's floating village is trying to balance its ancient traditions in a modern world With stilt structures over water and houses built from branches of raffia palm, Nzulezo in Jomoro district of western Ghana could pass for a less elaborate version of Venice in Italy....
2019-05-24 14:00

Illegal fishing by foreign trawlers costs Ghana $50m a year, researchers say Destructive industrial fishing practices condemned as ‘corporate, organised crime’ Illegal fishing by foreign trawlers is decimating Ghana’s fish populations and costing the country’s economy tens of millions of dollars a year, according to researche...
2019-06-17 17:17

| Mother of Nigeria ex-national football coach kidnapped Gunmen have abducted the mother of former Nigerian football national team coach Ogere Siasia, relatives said, in the latest kidnapping targeting a sports star....
2019-07-15 23:17

Turkish sailors kidnapped by pirates off Nigeria's coast Ten Turkish sailors were abducted from their ship by armed men off the coast of Nigeria on Monday, the co-partner of the shipping company, Ahmet Paksoy, told CNN on Tuesday....
2019-07-16 22:51

In This Existential Thriller, a Heroine Has to Save Her Kidnapped Daughter “The Chain,” by Adrian McKinty, imagines a crime syndicate operating a string of abductions like a chain letter, with each set of victims responsible for taking the next hostage....
2019-07-10 02:51

Man who kidnapped and raped UK woman in Australia jailed for 10 years Marcus Allyn Keith Martin admitted rape and deprivation of liberty of Elisha GreerAn Australian man who raped and kidnapped a British backpacker has been jailed for 10 years.Marcus Allyn Keith Martin, 24, was sentenced at Cairns district court on Tue...
2019-05-28 19:51

3-Year-Old Sleeping Near Mother Kidnapped, Raped, Beheaded In Jamshedpur A three-year-old girl was beheaded after she was allegedly gang-raped by two men who had kidnapped her from a railway platform in Jharkhand's Jamshedpur, a chilling crime that has left the town in......
2019-08-01 10:00

'FaceApp AI' technology helps reunite man kidnapped as a baby with his family A MAN kidnapped as a toddler has been reunited with his parents almost two decades later after cops used FaceApp-style AI technology to show what he might look like now and found him....
2019-07-19 11:51

5 Indian Sailors Kidnapped By Pirates In Nigeria To Return Today Five Indian sailors who were kidnapped from a ship in Nigeria earlier this year, will return to Mumbai today following their release, Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said on Sunday....
2019-07-01 08:51

New York contractor says gun-toting restaurateur kidnapped him over unfinished renovations An off-the-books contractor in New York City has claimed that the owner of a Brooklyn restaurant kidnapped him at gunpoint last week and forced him to remain in the restaurant owner's house for two nights....
2019-05-22 23:34

Woman tells Wendy’s drive-thru clerk she was kidnapped: cops A woman in a car told a North Carolina fast-food drive-thru cashier early Friday that she had been abducted and now cops are trying to find her. Employees at a Wendy’s near Charlotte Douglas International Airport told police that a passenger in a for...
2019-07-05 23:00

House where Jayme Closs was kidnapped, parents murdered is torn down BARRON, Wis. — The house where Jayme Closs was kidnapped and her parents were fatally shot has been torn down in northwestern Wisconsin. The bank that owns the house near Barron had it demolished Tuesday after consulting with relatives about the prop...
2019-08-07 13:34

Desperate search for man who was kidnapped from east London street a month ago The family of a man who disappeared after being kidnapped off the street in east London more than a month ago today issued a heartfelt plea for his safe return....
2019-05-21 16:51

Couple Kidnapped In Jammu And Kashmir's Anantnag Shot And Injured A couple, abducted by unidentified gunmen from Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district on Thursday, were shot and injured before being released on Friday, police said....
2019-06-21 22:17

Crime Trackers: Woman claims she was attacked and her disabled son was nearly kidnapped TUCSON – A woman claims she was assaulted, and her disabled son was nearly kidnapped from their home. It happened June 12 on 44th Street West of South Sixth Avenue. Mercedes Ortega told News 4 Tucson two women came to her house harassed her son...
2019-06-22 10:17

74-year-old woman kidnapped, raped in San Francisco home: police A 74-year-old woman was kidnapped in San Francisco street earlier this month, held captive for five hours, and raped repeatedly before being left semi-conscious on a sidewalk, police said. ...
2019-05-23 13:34

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Late Zaha goal sends Ivory Coast through, Ghana out Wilfried Zaha scored a later winner as the Ivory Coast beat Mali to reach the quarterfinals, where they will face Tunisia. The Tunisians conceded a stoppage time equalizer by Ghana but recovered to win on penalties....
2019-07-09 05:51

House where Jayme Closs was kidnapped, parents killed is torn down in Wisconsin The house where Jayme Closs was kidnapped and her parents were fatally shot has been torn down in northwestern Wisconsin.        ...
2019-08-07 20:00

DNA results confirm kidnapped Romanian teenage girl is dead, family says DNA results have confirmed that a kidnapped 15-year-old Romanian girl was dead, her uncle said on social media late on Friday, in a case that has stoked public outrage and revealed deep flaws in the European Union member state's public safety system....
2019-08-03 00:17

She was kidnapped by her stepfather as a child in Oklahoma, held captive 19 years. Then she escaped. _____ An Oklahoma man kidnapped his stepdaughter as a child, repeatedly raped and abused her, fathered her nine children and threatened her with violence during the almost 20 years he held her captive, authorities said. Henri Michelle Piette, 63, was...
2019-06-15 18:17

$840,000 Bitcoin ransom plot foiled, kidnapped crypto traders rescued Police in India have rescued three people, including two cryptocurrency traders, that were held to ransom for two weeks to the sum of 80 Bitcoin ($840,000). At 2.30am on Sunday, a man with a pistol was spotted outside Shankara Residency in Bhankrota....
2019-07-15 21:17

'Before I was kidnapped I had friends': the girl soldiers of South Sudan | Samuel Okiror A reintegration programme has helped 360 girls leave armed groups in Yambio county but for many the trauma of sexual violence persistsLate one night in April 2015, 13-year-old Patricia* and her sister, who was 11, were kidnapped from their beds by re...
2019-08-20 09:34

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Ivory Coast, Ghana add 'living income' cocoa premium to fight poverty Top global cocoa producers Ivory Coast and Ghana have imposed a fixed "living income differential" of $400 a tonne on all cocoa contracts sold by either country for the 2020/21 season, an official letter seen by Reuters shows....
2019-07-11 14:00

The Story of Jayme Closs' Escape From the Man Who Kidnapped Her and Killed Her Parents Remains Incredible Jayme Closs' story sounds like a nightmare that, against all odds, concluded with the miraculous. Answering the prayers of her family and an entire city that was hoping she would come......
2019-05-25 13:00

Authorities find car in Surprise linked to Idaho AMBER Alert involving kidnapped teen (KPNX)– Authorities are looking for 17-year-old Sandra Rios-Chavez, who was kidnapped by 18-year-old Miguel Rodriguez-Perez in Jerome County, Idaho on Sunday from the parking lot of the Wendy’s where she works, police say. Authorities say...
2019-05-21 14:39

Family of kidnapped journalist Austin Tice fights to keep case alive 7 years after kidnapping: ‘This is a viable mission’ Marc and Debra Tice insist their journalist son, Austin Tice, is still alive after going missing in Syria. But nearly seven years since Tice was kidnapped, Tice’s mother says “one of the hardest nails to hit” is keeping his case in the news – and on ...
2019-07-05 21:17

A Statement Regarding Lee Cruse (LEX 18)- After careful consideration, WLEX has decided to part ways with Lee Cruse. WLEX is committed to reflecting our diverse audiences through our coverage and to upholding equitable, diverse and inclusive practices in our workplaces. We wish Lee...
2019-05-22 18:17

Statement for Rare Disease Day The vision of the Sustainable Development Goals is a world in which no one is left behind, including people who suffer from rare diseases. Just because a disease affects a small number of people does not make it irrelevant or less important than dise...
2019-05-21 21:17

Text of the FOMC statement Following is the full text of the statement released by the Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market Committee on Wednesday following a two-day meeting:...
2019-07-31 22:51

Trump says "nothing changes" after Mueller statement U.S. President Donald Trump reacted swiftly to a statement by Special Counsel Robert Mueller on his Russia investigation on Wednesday, saying nothing had changed and "the case is closed!"...
2019-05-29 19:51

Annotated: Mueller's second opening statement Robert Mueller released a second opening statement for afternoon testimony on Capitol Hill.The former special counsel finally addressed a counterintelligence probe that ran alongside his two-year-long investigation into potential ties between the Tru...
2019-07-24 22:51

Brandi Chastain’s sports bra changed women’s soccer — and women’s history — 20 years ago With the U.S. women’s soccer team in Sunday's World Cup finals, we revisit Chastain's game-winning penalty kick and the exuberant, underwear-exposing celebration that followed....
2019-07-06 02:17

U.S. Needs Cabinet Agency Focused on Women and Girls, Says Former Ambassador for Global Women’s Issues It’s time for President Donald Trump to create a Cabinet-level agency focused on women and girls to help “guarantee that women’s issues don’t get shoved aside,” says a former U.S. Ambassador for Global Women’s Issu...
2019-05-30 17:17

International Women's Day: Empowering more women decision-makers ‘essential’, says Guterres Under the theme “Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change”, the United Nations hosted its flagship event celebrating International Women’s Day on Friday to recognize unsung women from across the world, and encourage innovation to transform lives...
2019-05-21 20:17

This Is the Most Anticipated Women’s World Cup Ever. But Corruption and Abuse Still Block Women From Soccer The biggest women’s sports tournament of 2019 will begin in Paris on Friday. The top 24 teams in the world will be descending on France to compete for the title of World Champions at the FIFA Women’s World Cup. The next six weeks will be ...
2019-06-05 17:34

Vogue 25 Women: The Duchess of Sussex and Phoebe Waller-Bridge make it onto the list of 25 women shaping 2019 Vogue has put together their annual list of the 25 most influential women working in Britain, with this year's featuring Naomi Campbell, Phoebe Waller-Bridge, and the Duchess of Sussex....
2019-06-07 11:34

UAE is watching Sudan developments with concern: statement United Arab Emirates is watching developments in Sudan with great concern and supports the continuation of a dialogue between the different parties, the UAE foreign ministry said in a statement published by the state news agency WAM late on Wednesday...
2019-06-06 01:00

STATEMENT FROM CBOE CHAIRMAN AND CEO WILLIAM BRODSKY CHICAGO, September 19, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today issued the following statement from CBOE Chairman and CEO William J. Brodsky regarding the SEC emergency order banning short sales: ......
2019-05-24 01:51

As many as 40 killed and 260 injured in Yemen's Aden: U.N. statement As many as 40 people have been killed and 260 injured in Yemen's southern port city of Aden since Aug. 8, when the latest round of fighting broke out, the office of the United Nations' humanitarian coordinator for the country said in a statement on S...
2019-08-11 13:00

Here's Robert Mueller's Full Opening Statement Robert Mueller’s testimony before Congress on Wednesday opened with Mueller essentially repeating what he’s said—and written—before. Mueller’s overriding message appeared to be: read the report!...
2019-07-25 03:17

Rich Energy CEO says company's own statement was "ludicrous" A new statement attributed to Rich Energy CEO William Storey has blasted the company's own communication in a fresh twist to the Haas Formula 1 team's title sponsor saga...
2019-07-11 23:51

Rapinoe stands by statement about not going to White House Megan Rapinoe apologized Thursday for using coarse language in saying she would not visit the White House if the United States wins the Women's World Cup       ...
2019-06-27 20:34

Make a Statement With These Pride Graphic Tees We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
2019-06-27 22:17

Statement of Jayme Closs at sentencing for abductor Jayme Closs' statement at Friday's sentencing for Jake Patterson, the 21-year-old man who killed her parents and kidnapped her last October, holding her captive for 88 days before she escaped....
2019-05-25 00:51

TDS Statement Filing Deadline Just Three Days Away, 10 Things To Know Filing the TDS statement after the due date, which is May 31, 2018, will invite a late fee of Rs 200 per day and a penalty of up to Rs 1,00,000, according to the department. For the e-filing of TDS......
2019-05-28 10:34

From Jackie Aina to the CROWN Coalition, Black Women Lead Glamour’s List of Women Changing the Beauty Industry It’s our turn. That’s the message Glamour magazine is giving black women, with the release of its “Women of the Year All Year” list honoring the biggest influencers in beauty. Of the 12 women the magazine profiled for 2019, eight are black, indicatin...
2019-08-17 14:00

Mediterranean gets new NGO migrant rescue ship Humanitarian group SOS Mediterranee says it has relaunched migrant rescues off Libya, seven months after it was forced to abandon its activities. The new mission comes after a standoff between Italy and Sea-Watch 3....
2019-07-21 16:34

UN warns Italy against criminalizing sea rescue The global organization's comments come after the arrest of German captain Carola Rackete. The 31-year-old contravened Italian law when landing with 42 rescued passengers last week....
2019-07-02 03:34

9-week-old kitten well after rescue from car’s subframe _____ FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A 9-week-old kitten survived a 30-mile (48-kilometer) trip trapped in the frame of a car. Auto repair shop owner Scott Bourne says the driver heard a noise coming from under his car when he left Lexington on Wednesday morn...
2019-07-15 07:00

Crews had to perform technical rescue near TIA Rescue crews had to perform a technical rescue near the Tucson International Airport Monday morning. Tucson police and fire departments responded to the crash which happened just before 8:30 a.m. It appears an SUV went under a FedEx truck. Crews had ...
2019-06-11 14:34

Officer, Teenager Rescue 12-Year-Old FALMOUTH, Ky. (LEX 18)– A teenager and a Falmouth Police Officer worked together to save the life of a 12-year-old boy who could have drowned Thursday. The Licking River is a popular hangout spot during the summer months. Thursday around 6 p.m....
2019-06-07 23:51

Migrant rescue vessel Sea-Watch 3: What you need to know The standoff between Sea-Watch 3 and the Italian government ended with the arrest of Captain Carola Rackete, who now faces prosecution. But international maritime law and a country's own laws often don't chime....
2019-07-01 20:34

Nikkei hovers at 6-week highs after dovish Fed statement Japan's Nikkei rose on Thursday and hovered at six-week highs after the U.S. Federal Reserve signalled it was ready to cut interest rates to support the economy, but gains were gapped by a stronger yen....
2019-06-20 08:17

Europe says Iran trade channel operational: statement Britain, France and Germany have a special trade channel up and running with Iran that aims to circumvent U.S. economic sanctions, the EU said in a statement....
2019-06-29 00:51

Maduro says he 'repudiates' Trump statement on possible Venezuela blockade Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Friday said he rejected U.S. President Donald Trump's statement about a possible blockade of the South American country, adding that its seas would remain "free and independent."...
2019-08-03 04:34

CBOE Holdings Statement on Today's Trading Issue CHICAGO, IL, April 25, 2013 -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) statement regarding this morning's trading issue: This morning, a system issue delayed the opening of options trading at Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) from 8:30 a.m. until 11:...
2019-05-23 08:00

CBOE Statement on SEC Administrative Proceedings, June 11, 2013 CHICAGO, June 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today that Edward T. Tilly, Chief Executive Officer, will participate in the Sandler O'Neill Global Exchange and Brokerage Conference in New York City on Friday, June ...
2019-05-23 08:00

Special Weather Statement issued May 31 at 9:56PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY The combination of rainfall Friday afternoon along with clear skies and light winds overnight will allow patchy to areas of dense fog developing overnight. Visibilities could drop below one fourth of a mile at times in some areas. If you have travel ...
2019-06-01 05:00

Special Weather Statement issued May 29 at 10:07AM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 1005 AM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles northeast of Frankfort to 8 miles southwest of Shelbyville. Movement was east at 35 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph are possible with these storms. L...
2019-05-29 16:34

| Chiefs issue public statement after 'unacceptable' season Kaizer Chiefs have issued a official statement promising radical changes to ensure that next season the club can once again compete for trophies on all fronts....
2019-05-25 15:51

Wall Street muted, awaits Fed policy statement U.S. stocks treaded water on Wednesday, as investors awaited an almost certain cut in interest rates by the Federal Reserve and hints on whether it could open the door to further easing in monetary policy....
2019-07-31 19:51

Special Weather Statement issued May 26 at 5:28PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 528 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from Ringos Mills to near Bean. Movement was east at 40 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph are possible with these storms. Locations impacted include… Morehead,...
2019-05-26 23:34

Trump tweets cryptic statement as Mueller hearings end Minutes after former Special Counsel Robert Mueller ended his testimony before the House Intelligence Committee Wednesday afternoon, President Trump took to Twitter to send a cryptic message....
2019-07-24 22:00

Special Weather Statement issued May 27 at 5:37AM EDT by NWS Jackson KY Areas of dense fog will reduce visibility to a quarter mile or less in some locations early this morning. The fog will eventually lift and thin out, and should no longer be a concern in most areas after 9 AM. Drivers should be alert for changes in vi...
2019-05-27 12:17

U.S. Navy searching for missing sailor in Arabian Sea: statement The U.S. navy and other ships are conducting search and rescue operations for a missing U.S. sailor in the Arabian Sea, the Bahrain-based U.S. Fifth Fleet said....
2019-07-19 05:51

UK PM May appoints Mel Stride new Leader of House of Commons: statement British lawmaker Mel Stride was appointed as the government's Leader of the House of Commons on Thursday, replacing Andrea Leadsom who quit in protest at Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit strategy....
2019-05-23 14:51

Special Weather Statement issued May 26 at 4:54PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 453 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Carlisle to 7 miles west of Richmond. Movement was southeast at 35 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph are possible with these storms. Locations impacted inc...
2019-05-26 23:17

Priti Patel appointed UK interior minister: statement Britain's new prime minister, Boris Johnson, named Priti Patel as interior minister on Wednesday, marking a political comeback for the former international development minister....
2019-07-24 20:51

The Latest: China attacks Pompeo statement on Tiananmen China has accused Pompeo of smearing its domestic and foreign policies for a critical statement he issued on the 30th anniversary of the crackdown on the 1989 Tiananmen Square protests...
2019-06-04 07:17

U.S. service member killed in Iraq: coalition statement A United States service member advising Iraqi security forces on a mission was killed on Saturday in the northern Nineveh province, the U.S.-led international coalition fighting Islamic State said in a statement....
2019-08-10 19:34

Mueller To Make 1st Public Statement On Russia Investigation WASHINGTON (AP) – Special counsel Robert Mueller is set to make his first public statement on the Russia investigation Wednesday, the Justice Department said. Mueller will speak at the Justice Department at 11 a.m. and won’t take any ques...
2019-05-29 16:34

WHO emergency committee to meet on Ebola on Friday: statement The World Health Organization will convene its emergency committee on Friday June 14 to decide whether the Ebola outbreak constitutes an international emergency, the U.N. agency said in a statement....
2019-06-12 18:51

Special Weather Statement issued May 31 at 4:35PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 435 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 11 miles north of Frankfort to Blackburn. Movement was south at 20 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph and half inch hail are possible with these storms. Location...
2019-05-31 23:17

Buttigieg offers most controversial statement yet on campaign trail: Get rid of the DH South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg, who's spoken in favor of workers' rights in his bid for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, raised eyebrows Friday after reportedly championing an economic system that forces some workers to perform ad...
2019-08-16 22:34

AG Barr will not recuse himself from Epstein case, despite initial statement Attorney General Bill Barr said Monday he has recused himself from the high-profile case against financier and registered sex offender Jeffrey Epstein, citing his past legal work. ...
2019-07-09 19:17

Special Weather Statement issued May 31 at 10:42PM EDT by NWS Wilmington OH Clear skies, light winds and a moist lower layer of the atmosphere will lead to the development of patchy fog. Locally dense fog will also be possible. If you have travel plans tonight into Saturday morning slow down and give yourself extra time to r...
2019-06-01 05:00

UAE denies ownership of weapons found in Libya: statement The United Arab Emirates denied ownership of weapons found in Libya, a statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation said on Tuesday....
2019-07-02 21:17

After Mueller Statement, More 2020 Democrats Call for Impeachment Previously, only a few candidates had called for beginning impeachment proceedings against President Trump. Now, a majority of the Democratic field has expressed support....
2019-05-29 23:34

Special Weather Statement issued May 31 at 9:36PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY Patchy to areas of dense fog are possible tonight under clear and calm conditions. This will lead to periods of 1/4 mile visibility or less at times tonight. If you have travel plans tonight into Saturday morning please slow down and give yourself ex...
2019-06-01 04:17

'We were guided by principles of fairness': Mueller's statement in full Special counsel made his first public comments on the Trump-Russia report since his appointment two years agoLatest in US politics – liveMueller says Trump was not exonerated by his investigationTwo years ago, the acting attorney general asked me to ...
2019-05-29 22:51

Special Weather Statement issued May 29 at 11:49AM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 1148 AM EDT, strong thunderstorms were clustered over Sharpsburg, or 11 miles northwest of Owingsville, moving northeast at 50 mph. Wind gusts up to 50 mph are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Morehead, Flemingsburg, Owi...
2019-05-29 17:51

Islamic State says it killed 20 Nigerian soldiers -statement Islamic State's West African branch claimed responsibility for an attack on a Nigerian army base in northeastern Borno state and said its fighters had killed 20 soldiers....
2019-06-14 14:51

Special Weather Statement issued May 31 at 4:07PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 407 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over South Irvine, or over Irvine, moving east at 20 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Irvine, Ravenna, Sandhill, Willow T...
2019-05-31 22:17

Special Weather Statement issued May 29 at 11:14AM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 1114 AM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from Cynthiana to near Bryan Station. Movement was east at 30 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph and heavy rainfall are possible with these storms. Locations impacte...
2019-05-29 17:51

Special Weather Statement issued May 29 at 10:59AM EDT by NWS Charleston WV At 1054 AM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Piketon to near Fairview. Movement was east at 40 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph and half inch hail are possible with these storms. Locations impacted ...
2019-05-29 17:51

U.S. Special Counsel Mueller's statement on Russia probe The following is the full text of a statement on Wednesday by U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller on his investigation into Russia interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. "Two years ago, the Acting Attorney General asked me to serve as S...
2019-05-29 19:51

Extremism expert: 'I was shocked by Tönnies' racist statement' The head of Schalke's supervisory board, has come under fire for recent comments regarding Africa. DW spoke with fan culture and extremism researcher Robert Claus about what consequences Clemens Tönnies should face....
2019-08-07 13:00

Mueller to make 1st public statement on Russia probe WASHINGTON (AP) — Special counsel Robert Mueller will make his first public statement on the results of his nearly two-year long Russia investigation on Wednesday. That’s according to the Justice Department, which said he would speak at 11 a.m....
2019-05-29 16:34

Trump will make 'dramatic' statement about border this week U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he will make a "dramatic" statement about the country's southern border with Mexico either later on Thursday or on Friday....
2019-05-30 22:00

The Latest: Trump tweets his response to Mueller’s statement WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on special counsel Robert Mueller and the Russia investigation (all times local): 11:45 a.m. President Donald Trump is declaring “The case is closed!” following special counsel Robert Mueller’s (MUHLR...
2019-05-30 01:00

Donald Trump claims 'harassment' after Mueller statement US President Trump has lashed out at special counsel Robert Mueller one day after Mueller clarified why he did not charge Trump with a crime. Trump also refuted his own statement that Russia helped him get elected....
2019-05-30 17:17

Lightyear One is a long and expensive solar-powered statement car The Lightyear One is long. Really long. The length and sloping roof make sense, though, once you realize the entire vehicle is powered by the sun. Together, the roof and hood offer a staggering five square meters of integrated solar cells underneath....
2019-07-04 18:17

New law allows firefighters to rescue pets trapped in hot cars Freaked out pets trapped in boiling hot cars may now be rescued by firefighters and other first responders, thanks to a new state law approved Wednesday. Police and peace officers are already able to save confined critters during extreme weather, esp...
2019-08-01 12:51

Italy to fine NGOs who rescue migrants at sea Italian government has decided to impose stiff fines on rescuers who bring migrants into port without authorization. It also gave the interior ministry, led by Matteo Salvini, power to demand the payment....
2019-06-12 05:00

| Police rescue Nigerian president's in-law from kidnappers Police in the Nigerian city of Kano have said they had rescued an in-law of President Muhammadu Buhari from kidnappers, freeing him after a gunfight with his abductors....
2019-07-03 15:51

Monsoon founder spars with landlords over rescue The owner of Monsoon Accessorize is facing demands from landlords to alter the terms of a multimillion pound support package to be unveiled by the fashion retailer next week....
2019-06-14 15:51

Rescue Shih-Tzu is the star of one-dog play in Brooklyn Give him a big round of ap-paws. A rescue-pup-turned-thespian named Boscoe ­Barles starred in a one-dog show in Brooklyn Saturday night — bow-wowing the sold-out audience with his fetching performance. “He’s the Emma Stone of dog actors … He’s ...
2019-08-12 03:51

Florida man, 75, fights alligator to rescue dog, reports say A 75-year-old Florida man rescued his daughter’s dog from the jaws of an 8-foot alligator last week by kicking the reptile in the snout, reports said....
2019-07-15 19:34

Atlantia among prospective investors in Alitalia rescue Italian infrastructure group Atlantia and three other potential investors have submitted expressions of interest to join a consortium for the rescue of ailing Italian airline Alitalia, a government minister said on Sunday....
2019-07-14 21:51

Mediterranean will be 'sea of blood' without rescue boats, UN warns Refugee agency says risk of people dying attempting crossing is at its highestThe risk of migrants and refugees becoming shipwrecked in the Mediterranean and dying at sea is the highest it has ever been due to a lack of NGO rescue ships and the confl...
2019-06-09 15:17

Zoos Called It a ‘Rescue.’ But Are the Elephants Really Safe? Despite mounting evidence that elephants find captivity torturous, some American zoos still acquire them from Africa — aided by a tall tale about why they needed to leave home....
2019-07-09 11:17

Firefighters rescue dog from Midtown apartment fire Firefighters saved a dog from a Midtown blaze Wednesday morning, officials said. The pup, named Scotch, was rescued from a sixth-floor fire that broke out just after 10:15 a.m. at a Tudor City Place apartment building in Murray Hill, fire officials s...
2019-05-22 21:17

Embraer, WEG team up to build electric motor for planes: statement Brazilian electric engineering company WEG SA said on Wednesday it had signed an agreement with Brazil's planemaker Embraer SA to develop new technology for electrical propulsion systems for aircraft....
2019-05-30 04:00

Russia halts UN Security Council statement on Syria's Idlib Russia blocked the U.N. Security Council on Monday from issuing a statement sounding alarm about the increasing fighting in and around Syria's Idlib province and the possibility of a humanitarian disaster, a council diplomat said....
2019-06-04 06:34

Special Weather Statement issued June 23 at 7:06PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 705 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Lewisburg to near Cowan to near Carlisle to near Sideview. Movement was east at 35 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph are possible with these storms. Locati...
2019-06-24 01:34

Culture minister to make statement on 5G review on Monday: UK PM spokesman British culture minister Jeremy Wright is due to make a statement on a review of next generation 5G telecommunications networks on Monday, Prime Minister Theresa May's spokesman said, adding it would depend on the parliamentary timetable....
2019-07-22 14:17

Special Weather Statement issued June 23 at 5:55PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 555 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles northeast of Springfield to 10 miles west of Danville to 9 miles northwest of Liberty. Movement was east at 40 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph are pos...
2019-06-24 00:17

Special Weather Statement issued June 23 at 7:07PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 706 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Huxley, or 14 miles southeast of Somerset, moving east at 30 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… London, Fariston, Moore Hill, Cane Creek...
2019-06-24 01:34

EU's Juncker cuts holiday short for urgent surgery: statement The outgoing head of the European Union's executive, Jean-Claude Juncker of the European Commission, has cut short a holiday to undergo urgent surgery, his press team said in a statement on Saturday....
2019-08-17 23:00

Special Weather Statement issued June 23 at 6:58PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 657 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Winchester to Morrill. Movement was east at 35 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph are possible with these storms. Locations impacted include… Mount St...
2019-06-24 01:00

Special Weather Statement issued June 23 at 6:01PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 600 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Owenton to 13 miles northwest of Georgetown to near Frankfort. Movement was east at 40 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph are possible with these storms. Lo...
2019-06-24 00:17

Statement of the Sixteenth IHR Emergency Committee Regarding the International Spread of Poliovirus 14 February 2017 – The sixteenth meeting of the Emergency Committee under the International Health Regulations (2005) (IHR) regarding the international spread of poliovirus was convened by the Director General on 7 February 2018 at WHO headquarters w...
2019-05-21 21:17

Sudanese opposition says it is suspending civil disobedience and strike: statement Sudan's protest and opposition alliance said it is suspending a campaign of civil disobedience and a general strike from Wednesday until further notice....
2019-06-11 21:17

Special Weather Statement issued June 23 at 6:50PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 649 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 10 miles west of Fairview to near Bryan Station to near Cadentown to 7 miles south of Richmond. Movement was east at 35 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph are po...
2019-06-24 01:00

Hong Kong leader Lam to meet media at 3 p.m. on Saturday: statement Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam will meet the media at 3 p.m. (0700 GMT) on Saturday, a government statement said, amid reports the government will suspend a proposed bill on extradition to mainland China that sparked protests....
2019-06-15 09:17

Neymar, sponsors suspend some ad campaigns after rape allegation: statement Brazilian soccer star Neymar's agents said on Friday that he and some of his sponsors had agreed to suspend some advertising campaigns following an allegation that he raped a woman in Paris last month....
2019-06-08 02:00

Special Weather Statement issued June 23 at 6:04PM EDT by NWS Wilmington OH At 603 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms from near Owenton to Georgetown, moving east at 40 mph. STORM HAZARDS INCLUDE… Winds to 50 mph… Very heavy rain… Locations impacted include… Alexandria, Williamstown, Walton,...
2019-06-24 00:17

Special Weather Statement issued June 23 at 8:26PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 826 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Lawson, or near Jackson, moving east at 40 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Paintsville, West Liberty, Prestonsburg, Jackson, Salyersv...
2019-06-24 03:00

British Airways suspends flights to Cairo for seven days -statement British Airways suspended flights to Cairo for seven days starting Saturday as a precaution to allow for an assessment of security there, the airline said in a statement....
2019-07-21 07:00

Special Weather Statement issued June 23 at 8:42PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 841 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Creekville, or 12 miles southeast of Manchester, moving east at 25 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Hazard, Hyden, Vicco, Elic, Big Fo...
2019-06-24 03:00

More Democratic candidates call for Trump's impeachment after Mueller statement Booker, Warren, Harris, Castro, Moulton and O’Rourke speak out‘Beginning impeachment proceedings is the only path forward’There were fresh calls on Wednesday from Democratic presidential candidates for Donald Trump’s impeachment after Robert Mueller’...
2019-05-30 16:34

Syria rejects Arab summit statement on Iran intervention Syria is rejecting the final statement of the Arab emergency summit held in Saudi Arabia, which criticizes what it calls Iranian intervention into Syrian affairs....
2019-05-31 16:34

Apple issues statement on ‘locking’ third-party battery replacements It’s no secret that Apple has historically made it extremely challenging for iPhone owners to open up their devices and replace components, a stance which certainly explains the company’s affinity for pentalobe screws. From Apple’s ...
2019-08-15 02:17

DPS releases statement on deadly shooting in Mexico border state TUCSON – The Arizona Department of Public Safety released a statement Wednesday in reference to the shootout near the Arizona-Mexico border that left 10 people dead Monday. According to Cochise County Sheriff’s Office, the first gunbattle...
2019-06-13 05:00

Special Weather Statement issued June 28 at 5:57PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 556 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located near Davisburg, or near Middlesboro, moving north at 25 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph and nickel size hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Barbourville, Pineville, Midd...
2019-06-29 00:34

Special Weather Statement issued June 28 at 7:03PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 703 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Cranks, or near Jonesville, moving west at 10 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph and nickel size hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Harlan, Loyall, Clovertown, Bobs C...
2019-06-29 01:17

Special Weather Statement issued June 19 at 8:51PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 851 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located near Frankfort, moving east at 35 mph. Winds in excess of 30 mph are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Georgetown, Frankfort, Paris, Breckinridge, Midway, Stamping Ground, Sad...
2019-06-20 03:34

Russia halts UN Security Council statement on Syria’s Idlib A diplomat at the U.N. says Russia has blocked the Security Council from issuing a statement sounding alarm about fighting in and around Syria’s Idlib province and the possibility of a humanitarian disaster...
2019-06-04 07:17

Robert Mueller makes first public statement about Russia probe Special counsel Robert Mueller will make his first public comments about his report on Russian interference in the 2016 election Wednesday morning, the Department of Justice announced. Mueller is scheduled to make the statement at 11 a.m. and will no...
2019-05-29 17:51

China expresses 'strong dissatisfaction' with U.S. statement on Tiananmen anniversary China's embassy in the United States expressed "strong dissatisfaction" on Tuesday towards the United States' remarks on the 30th anniversary of the Chinese government's bloody crackdown on student-led protests in Tiananmen Square....
2019-06-04 08:34

Bahrain recalls ambassador to Iraq over embassy attack: statement Bahrain recalled its ambassador to Iraq for consultations on Thursday after demonstrators broke into the courtyard of the kingdom's embassy in Baghdad and took down the flag to protest a U.S.-led meeting in Bahrain on Israeli-Palestinian peace....
2019-06-28 00:34

Special Weather Statement issued June 5 at 9:52PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 951 PM EDT, radar indicated strong winds out ahead of an area of storms along a line extending from Stoll to near Slade to Kings Station. Movement was east at 50 mph. Winds in excess of 30 mph are possible along this line Locations impacted includ...
2019-06-06 04:00

Ringside Seat: Anthony Joshua wants to make statement in U.S. debut England's Anthony Joshua comes to the Big Apple looking to defend his three heavyweight world titles and make a splash in his U.S. debut. But he'll be facing Andy Ruiz Jr. and not the opponent most boxing fans want. Here's everything you need to know...
2019-06-01 07:51

Special Weather Statement issued June 17 at 2:28PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 227 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Chavies, or 9 miles northwest of Hazard, moving northeast at 20 mph. Winds of 30 to 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Altro, Bush Branch, Har...
2019-06-17 20:51

Special Weather Statement issued June 5 at 8:04PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 803 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Tallega, or near Beattyville, moving east at 20 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph and nickel size hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Jackson, Canyon Falls, Gentry, E...
2019-06-06 02:17

Opinion: In Tönnies case, Schalke are trampling on their own mission statement Schalke's honorary board has allowed Clemens Tönnies to remain as chairman despite racist remarks about Africans. With the decision, the club are trampling on their own mission statement, says DW's Andreas Sten-Ziemons....
2019-08-07 17:00

Kremlin says unaware of Iran statement on breaching uranium curbs The Kremlin said on Monday that Iran had so far faithfully stuck to internationally-agreed curbs on uranium enrichment and that Moscow was unaware of any statement suggesting that Tehran intended to stop doing so....
2019-06-17 12:51

NBA's custom-shoe trend is about more than making a fashion statement Many NBA players broke out custom shoes last season to express their personalities, and some say wearing cool footwear even helps them play better.       ...
2019-08-07 20:00

Special Weather Statement issued June 16 at 11:00PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 1100 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from Hope to Cat Creek to Wagersville. Movement was northeast at 30 mph. Winds in excess of 30 mph and half inch hail are possible with these storms. Locations i...
2019-06-17 05:34

Special Weather Statement issued June 5 at 7:59PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 758 PM EDT, strong thunderstorms were clustered over Hargis, or 7 miles northwest of Paintsville, moving east at 30 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Paintsville, Prest...
2019-06-06 02:17

Special Weather Statement issued June 1 at 3:13AM EDT by NWS Louisville KY Fog has developed across portions of the region this morning, particularly in river valleys. Visibilities in this fog have occasionally dropped to a quarter mile or less. If you have travel plans this morning, allow yourself extra time to get to your...
2019-06-01 11:01

Special Weather Statement issued June 5 at 6:11PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 610 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Owingsville, moving east at 25 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph and nickel size hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Morehead, Owingsville, Marshall, Salt Lick, Ramey...
2019-06-06 00:51

Special Weather Statement issued June 5 at 9:13PM EDT by NWS Charleston WV At 913 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located near Head of Grassy, or 11 miles northwest of Olive Hill, moving east at 30 mph. Wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph and half inch hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Grayson, O...
2019-06-06 03:17

Special Weather Statement issued June 17 at 4:04PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 403 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Whynot, or near Beattyville, moving northeast at 30 mph. Winds of 30 to 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Campton, Fincastle, Lower Gilmore, ...
2019-06-17 22:17

Special Weather Statement issued June 6 at 12:31AM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 1231 AM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Frew, or near Hazard, moving east at 25 mph. Winds in excess of 30 mph and pea size hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Hazard, Letcher, Bath, Vicco, Blackey, Eli...
2019-06-06 06:34

Special Weather Statement issued June 5 at 10:15PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 1014 PM EDT/914 PM CDT/, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles southeast of Middletown to near Bardstown to 6 miles northwest of Elizabethtown. Movement was southeast at 40 mph. Wind gusts up to 50 m...
2019-06-06 04:34

Special Weather Statement issued June 5 at 8:39PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 837 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Dice, or 9 miles north of Hazard, moving southeast at 25 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph and nickel size hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Hazard, Hindman, Vicco,...
2019-06-06 03:17

Special Weather Statement issued June 5 at 8:52PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 852 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Travellers Rest, or near Booneville, moving east at 20 mph. Winds in excess of 30 mph and nickel size hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Booneville, Turin, Travel...
2019-06-06 03:17

Special Weather Statement issued June 5 at 9:58PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 957 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Webbville to Liberty Road to Torrent. Movement was southeast at 35 mph. Winds in excess of 30 mph and pea size hail are possible with these storms. Heav...
2019-06-06 04:34

Pompeo highlights importance of democracy in Dominican Republic: statement U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo highlighted the importance of democratic institutions in the Dominican Republic with President Danilo Medina, according to a statement released Thursday, ahead of the Caribbean nation's 2020 election....
2019-07-12 06:17

Iraqi PM discusses oil price stability with Saudi king: statement Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi and Saudi Arabia's King Salman discussed coordination over stabilizing oil prices in a phone call on Monday, Abdul Mahdi's office said....
2019-07-01 16:51

Special Weather Statement issued June 5 at 9:02PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 901 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles northeast of Muses Mills to Plummers Landing to Wyoming. Movement was east at 25 mph. Winds in excess of 30 mph and pea size hail are possible with t...
2019-06-06 03:17

Special Weather Statement issued June 5 at 9:09PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 909 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Cadentown, moving east at 30 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph and half inch hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Lexington, Winchester, Veterans Park, Cadentown, Faye...
2019-06-06 03:17

Special Weather Statement issued June 5 at 9:10PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 910 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from Wyoming to Reynoldsville to near Stoops. Movement was east at 20 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph are possible with these storms. Locations impacted include...
2019-06-06 03:17

OIC notes with concern growing Islamophobia in many parts of the world: statement The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) summit in Mecca said on Saturday that it noted with concern growing Islamophobia in many parts of the world, according to the summit's final statement....
2019-06-01 06:00

Special Weather Statement issued June 1 at 2:33AM EDT by NWS Wilmington OH With clear skies and light winds, fog has begun to develop across the area. While the fog should be most prevalent in river valleys, and patchy in other locations, a few areas of dense fog will be possible. If you have travel plans this morning, slow...
2019-06-01 11:01

Special Weather Statement issued June 5 at 10:30PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 1029 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Davisport to Bonanza to near Foraker. Movement was southeast at 45 mph. Winds in excess of 30 mph and half inch hail are possible with these storms. Lo...
2019-06-06 04:34

U.N. Yemen envoy 'alarmed' by military escalation in Aden: statement The United Nations special envoy for Yemen, Martin Griffiths, expressed concern on Wednesday about a military escalation in the southern port city of Aden, the seat of Yemen's internationally recognized government, and he called for dialogue....
2019-08-07 22:34

Special Weather Statement issued June 19 at 8:34PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 833 PM EDT/733 PM CDT/, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles northeast of Munfordville to 8 miles southwest of Edmonton to 7 miles southeast of Scottsville. Movement was east at 35 mph. Wind gusts u...
2019-06-20 02:51

Special Weather Statement issued June 16 at 12:14PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 1213 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located near Lewisburg, or 7 miles northwest of Flemingsburg, moving east at 50 mph. Winds of 30 to 40 mph are possible with this storm as it affects north central Fleming County. Locations impacted include&#...
2019-06-16 18:34

Special Weather Statement issued June 19 at 9:12PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 912 PM EDT/812 PM CDT/, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 11 miles southwest of Lebanon to near Campbellsville to 9 miles southeast of Edmonton. Movement was east at 40 mph. Winds between 40 to 50 mph ar...
2019-06-20 03:34

Special Weather Statement issued June 30 at 3:53PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 352 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from Cannel City to Belknap to Simpson to Pence to Airedale. Movement was southeast at 20 mph. Wind gusts as high as 30 to 40 mph and pea size hail are possible w...
2019-06-30 22:17

Special Weather Statement issued June 16 at 5:18PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 518 PM EDT, strong thunderstorms were clustered 9 miles east of Shelbyville, moving east at 35 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Georgetown, Frankfort, Midway, Stamping...
2019-06-16 23:34

Special Weather Statement issued June 19 at 10:57PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 1057 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Blackburn to Luner. Movement was northeast at 40 mph. Winds in excess of 30 mph are possible with these storms. Locations impacted include… Irvin...
2019-06-20 05:17

Special Weather Statement issued June 19 at 11:14PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 1113 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from Macedonia to Fariston to 6 miles southeast of Strunk. Movement was east at 30 mph. Winds in excess of 30 mph are possible with these storms. Locations impac...
2019-06-20 05:17

Special Weather Statement issued June 16 at 4:58PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 458 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located near Nicholasville, moving northeast at 30 mph. Winds in excess of 30 mph and pea size hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Lexington, Nicholasville, Winchester, Veteran...
2019-06-16 23:34

Special Weather Statement issued June 16 at 4:46PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 445 PM EDT, strong thunderstorms were clustered near just north of metro Louisville and moving eastward at 25 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph and half inch hail are possible with this storm. In addition, torrential rainfall with accumulations of 1...
2019-06-16 23:34

Special Weather Statement issued June 19 at 10:31PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 1031 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Bent to near Jamestown. Movement was northeast at 40 mph. Winds in excess of 30 mph are possible with these storms. Locations impacted include… S...
2019-06-20 05:17

Special Weather Statement issued June 16 at 7:12PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 712 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Brutus, or 12 miles northeast of Manchester, moving northeast at 25 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph and half inch hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Buckhorn, Seth...
2019-06-17 01:17

Special Weather Statement issued June 15 at 4:23AM EDT by NWS Louisville KY As an area of low pressure moves into the Ohio Valley today, surface winds will increase from the south to southwest. Expect gusts over 30 mph today and this evening. This could affect high- profile vehicles especially on west-to-east-oriented roadwa...
2019-06-15 14:34

Special Weather Statement issued June 1 at 2:10AM EDT by NWS Jackson KY Areas of dense fog will reduce visibilities across the area under clear and calm conditions. This will lead to periods of 1/4 mile visibility or less until a couple of hours beyond sunrise as the fog starts to break up around 9 am EDT. If you have tr...
2019-06-01 11:01

Special Weather Statement issued June 16 at 7:02PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 702 PM EDT, strong thunderstorms were clustered 8 miles southeast of Nicholasville, moving east at 25 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph and half inch hail are possible with this storm. Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may ca...
2019-06-17 01:17

Citgo Petroleum in talks with Aruba on refinery contract -statement Citgo Petroleum Corp said on Tuesday it is holding talks with the government of Aruba on its oil refinery operating contract, a day after Aruba disclosed it would form a committee to decide the fate of the plant....
2019-05-29 00:00

Special Weather Statement issued June 30 at 4:22PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 422 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Virden to Knowlton to near Cottage Furnace to near Fox to near Blackburn to near Shirley to Snider. Movement was southeast at 20 mph. Wind gusts up to 4...
2019-06-30 23:00

Liverpool brush aside Norwich to make an early statement of intent Jürgen Klopp congratulated Daniel Farke before kick off on ending Norwich’s three-year absence from the Premier League. He then exposed his compatriot to the chasm that exists between the peak of the Championship and the summit of European football a...
2019-08-10 00:34

Special Weather Statement issued June 30 at 4:36PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 436 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from Sublett to near Evanston to near Buck to Dice to Altro to Panco. Movement was southeast at 30 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph and pea size hail are possible w...
2019-06-30 23:00

Special Weather Statement issued June 19 at 6:05AM EDT by NWS Wilmington OH Areas of dense fog will continue this morning with visibility dropping below 1/4 mile in spots during the peak of the morning commute. Be prepared for rapidly changing visibilities especially in river valleys and other low lying areas. Conditions are...
2019-06-19 12:51

Queens police officers rescue kitten from car grill Officers from Far Rockaway’s 101st Precinct had their hands full early Saturday with a particularly feisty fella who squirmed his way into a place he didn’t belong....
2019-07-07 01:51

Rescue a Fallen AirPod With a Juul Charger and Floss Apple, the world’s biggest seller of expensive, droppable objects, reached their peak with AirPods: $169 a pair, cordless, and intended for pulling in and out of your ears five times a day. You will eventually drop one into a tight space, behind furn...
2019-06-01 00:17

Italy defiant as two migrant rescue ships try to dock Rome has blocked the entry of Italian and German vessels carrying more than 110 migrants. The decision paves the way for another standoff with migrant rescue groups after one ship recently forced its way into Lampedusa....
2019-07-05 18:17

Italy under fire over charges against migrant rescue volunteer Portugal's parliament has protested an Italian decision to charge a Portuguese student with aiding illegal immigration, a move condemned by officials, who argue he was saving lives of migrants stranded in the Mediterranean....
2019-06-29 00:51

2 migrants evacuated from German rescue ship off Italy MILAN (AP) — Two more migrants have been evacuated from a German rescue ship overnight for medical reasons, leaving 40 passengers who were saved off Libya 16 days ago still blocked offshore by Italy’s refusal to let them disembark. Sea-Watch 3 ...
2019-06-28 11:17

The Latest: SKorea mobilizes efforts to help Hungary rescue BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Latest on a boat that capsized in the Danube River in Budapest with 33 South Korean tourists (all times local): 3 a.m. Thursday South Korean President Moon Jae-in has ordered officials to mobilize all available efforts to...
2019-05-30 03:34

14 Killed In Mumbai Building Collapse, Rescue Ops Still On: Updates Fourteen people were killed and over 40 feared trapped after a decades-old building collapsed in south Mumbai's crowded Dongri neighbourhood on Tuesday....
2019-07-17 09:34

Thomas Cook shares plunge 40% over rescue plan Shares in Thomas Cook plummeted by more than 40% after it confirmed talks with its largest shareholder over a deal which would effectively see the firm taken over....
2019-07-12 11:01

Malta to relocate migrants on German rescue ship Migrants on board a German rescue ship refused entry into Italy will be taken to a Maltese port before being relocated to other European states, Malta's prime minister said on Sunday....
2019-07-07 19:17

Malta bans Sea-Eye migrant rescue ship from its waters Malta officials have denied German-flagged rescue ship Alan Kurdi access to their territorial waters to prevent it from docking at their ports. The ship, operated by the Sea-Eye charity, has 65 migrants on board....
2019-07-07 14:51

Man drowns in Oklahoma lake in rescue of girl who survived VERDEN, Okla. (AP) — The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a 34-year-old man has drowned in a southwestern Oklahoma lake while helping to save a girl who survived. Troopers say the body of Zachary A. Tryon of Chickasha was recovered at 8:18 p.m. Monday fr...
2019-05-28 18:34

Fixerman is out on the street to rescue you from tech-related issues Necessity is the mother of all inventions and has again proved true in the case of a Dubai-based start-up Fixerman. “Fixerman is a one-stop shop for tech-related issues. What we are trying to do is solve problems for customers who have is...
2019-07-07 12:34

Italy allows 2 more migrants to leave German rescue ship Italian authorities have given permission for a sick man and his brother to disembark from Sea-Watch 3. The boat is still carrying some 40 migrants and has been sitting in international waters for more than two weeks....
2019-06-28 15:17

Arizona animal rescue is trying to rebuild after a devastating fire TUCSON – An Arizona animal rescue is trying to rebuild after a devastating fire. Julie Anaya says the Lend-A-Bone Rescue building caught fire on May 12. Damaging much of the front portion of the building. “I started crying honestly, it ju...
2019-06-05 08:17

Crews respond to hiker rescue in Sabino Canyon TUCSON –Crews are responding to a hiker rescue Tuesday afternoon. Search and Rescue crews were dispatched to Blackett’s Ridge in Sabino Canyon after a woman called out for help. Officials say the woman was disoriented on the trail. Details are limite...
2019-06-19 00:17

Police rescue man and puppy trapped in garbage truck PROVO, Utah (AP) — A puppy and its 43-year-old owner are recovering after getting trapped in a garbage truck. Provo Police Sgt. Nisha King said Tuesday officers rescued the man and his puppy after they got caught by the truck’s compactor mechan...
2019-06-05 01:34

UN agencies urge Italy to let migrants get off rescue boat GENEVA (AP) — The U.N. migration and refugee agencies are urging Italy’s government to let 43 migrants from Libya disembark from a boat that had rescued them in the Mediterranean Sea. Rome hasn’t let the migrants off the Sea Watch 3 in th...
2019-06-21 13:00

Diary of a rescue: Marc Gasol's mission to help immigrants Moved by the desperation of immigrants and the efforts to rescue them, NBA center Marc Gasol didn't hesitate to accept an invitation to see for himself what one group is doing to help....
2019-06-03 19:17

Monsoon rescue bid offers landlords profit-share Monsoon Accessorize, the struggling fashion retailer, is to offer landlords a share of future profits after snubbing their demands for an equity stake in the company....
2019-06-19 12:17

German migrant rescue ship heads for Lampedusa The German-flagged ship had rescued 40 refugees from a sinking vessel off the coast of Libya. But the ship's operator signaled its intention to stay outside Italian territorial waters after Italy banned it from entering....
2019-08-01 13:51

Good Samaritans lift SUV, rescue pinned motorcyclist A group of people stopped and raised the SUV enough that a state trooper was able to pull the motorcyclist out from underneath.        ...
2019-08-01 03:34

Helicopter Rescue Briefly Becomes Carnival Ride From Hell First responders airlifted an injured 74-year-old woman off Piestewa Peak near Phoenix, Arizona on Tuesday morning. She was reportedly recovering by the afternoon, but bad luck and a little wind made what was supposed to be a gentle lift look like Ai...
2019-06-05 05:51

Police rescue man, puppy trapped in garbage truck PROVO, Utah — A puppy and its 43-year-old owner are recovering after getting trapped in a garbage truck. Provo Police Sgt. Nisha King said Tuesday officers rescued the man and his puppy after they got caught by the truck’s compactor mechanism. ...
2019-06-05 11:34

Rescue of injured 74-year-old hiker spins out of control Authorities say a 74-year-old hiker whose head and face were injured in a fall on a Phoenix mountain endured a wild ride in a stretcher as she was being hoisted into a helicopter....
2019-06-05 13:34

Chopper rescue turns scary as stretcher spins A routine helicopter rescue turned frightening when the basket carrying an injured woman began spinning wildly in the air. The 74-year-old woman was lowered to the ground and taken to a Phoenix trauma center for evaluation. (June 4)   ...
2019-06-05 07:17

Salvini’s Standoff at Sea Highlights Italy’s War on Rescue Ships The interior minister, who may bring down the government and force new elections, finds another opportunity to score political points over migration....
2019-08-17 06:34

Our Cause for Paws jewelry helps rescue dogs in peril Apart from running one of America’s top gem meccas, London Jewelers, Candy Udell has a pet project: helping pups stay alive, healthy and happy. “I rescue dogs from all over — Texas, Puerto Rico, China’s meat markets. So far, I’ve saved more than 3,00...
2019-05-21 17:51

Firefighter uses YouTube duck calls to rescue ducklings LITTLETON, Colo. (AP) — A flock of ducklings is safe in suburban Denver after a firefighter used a recording of duck calls to coax some of them from a storm drain. A video from South Metro Fire Rescue shows how a firefighter was able to scoop out fou...
2019-06-21 19:17

Rescue crews searching for missing swimmer in the Bronx Rescue crews were searching for a missing swimmer under the Throgs Neck Bridge in the Bronx on Thursday night, officials said. Police were called to the scene at around 7 p.m. and were told that a 46-year-old man jumped off of a boat he was on and ne...
2019-08-02 10:34

Father dies trying to rescue his toddler from Minnesota lake DETROIT LAKES, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say a father died while trying to save his 3-year-old child who fell from a bridge into a northwestern Minnesota lake. The Becker County sheriff’s office says Christopher Franklin Nicholas Schultz jumped ...
2019-06-16 20:51

Cambodia PM to oversee rescue operation at building collapse Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen said Sunday that he was heading to the seaside resort town where a seven-story building under construction collapsed, killing at least 18 workers and injuring 24...
2019-06-23 17:00

'RoboFire' Joins Rescue Efforts In Mumbai Blaze A robot has joined the rescue efforts to douse a massive blaze at the Mahamayatal Telephone Nigam Limited (MTNL) building in Bandra, news agency ANI reported on Monday....
2019-07-22 16:51

Border Patrol agents rescue seven migrants near Yuma YUMA – The high temperatures over the past two days have been taking their toll on undocumented migrants in far southwest Arizona. U.S. Border Patrol agents have been called out to rescue at least seven migrants who were in distress in three se...
2019-06-11 02:17

Migrants disembark rescue ship in Italy after 19-day standoff A migrant rescue ship carrying more than 80 people was evacuated near Italy's southernmost Island on Tuesday, ending a 19-day standoff that pushed 15 passengers to jump into the sea to escape deteriorating conditions aboard....
2019-08-21 14:00

Southern EU leaders criticize migrant rescue ships Leaders southern EU states tried to develop a common political and economic stance ahead of an EU summit. Migration was one issue topping the agenda with a call for rescue ships to give way to the Libyan coast guard....
2019-06-15 03:17

Cargo Ship With 13 On Board Stranded Off Maharashtra, Rescue Ops On A large cargo ship from Gujarat went adrift and got stuck between rocks in Maharashtra's Vangaon village due to stormy and rough weather conditions in the Arabian Sea on Saturday, officials said....
2019-08-03 15:51

Yankees face stiff Astros test after statement sweep of Rays After acing their test against the Rays to build their lead in the AL East to a season-high 3½ games, the Yankees will now face an even stiffer challenge with the Astros coming to town for a four-game series starting Thursday. Behind a terrific outin...
2019-06-20 05:34

U.S. lawmakers push Mylan, Teva over drug pricing probe -statement The head of the U.S. House of Representative's oversight panel on Wednesday called on three drugmakers to turn over documents as part of an ongoing congressional review over generic drug price increases and accused the companies of "apparent efforts ...
2019-08-14 14:51

Robert Mueller gives first public statement on Trump-Russia investigation – video Special prosecutor says investigators did not have confidence that the US president did not commit a crime. Delivering his first statement on the Trump-Russia investigation, Mueller explained the investigation was bound by the longstanding Department...
2019-05-29 19:51

U.S. lawmakers push Mylan, Teva over drug pricing probe: statement The head of the U.S. House of Representative's oversight panel on Wednesday called on three drugmakers to turn over documents as part of an ongoing congressional review over generic drug price increases and accused the companies of "apparent efforts ...
2019-08-14 16:17

Russia Probe Head Robert Mueller To Make First Public Statement Long-silent Special Counsel Robert Mueller will deliver his first public statement on the Russia meddling investigation on Wednesday, as he faces pressure to testify in Congress on his explosive......
2019-05-29 17:34

Robert Mueller statement: Charging Trump in Russia probe was never an option Special Counsel Robert Mueller on Wednesday put the final stamp on his role in the Russia investigation — saying the probe was complete, he was resigning his post and that his more than 450-page report should speak for itself. “I am speaking ou...
2019-05-29 17:51

India to impose retaliatory tariff on 28 U.S. goods from Sunday: government statement India will impose higher tariffs on 28 U.S. products including almonds, apples and walnuts, a government notification http://www.cbic.gov.in/resources//htdocs-cbec/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2019/cs-tarr2019/cs17-2019.pdf;jsessionid=05BB93EF...
2019-06-15 18:34

Tour de France: Thomas makes statement but Ciccone takes yellow Thomas passes Alaphilippe on brutal summit finish of stage sixAlaphilippe loses overall lead to Ciccone by six secondsGeraint Thomas reasserted himself among the favourites for this year’s Tour de France after chasing down Julian Alaphilippe in the f...
2019-07-11 18:51

Team Trump launches 2020 fundraising blitz after Mueller statement WASHINGTON — President Trump’s re-election camp launched a fundraising blitz Wednesday just minutes after special counsel Robert Mueller issued a statement saying he’s done with the Russia probe. “Democrats wasted TWO YEARS investigating ...
2019-05-29 22:51

Coco Gauff stuns Venus Williams in inspiring Wimbledon statement Cori “Coco” Gauff made history last week by becoming the youngest qualifier for Wimbledon in the Open Era at 15 years and 122 days old. She did not stop there. Her young age didn’t stop her from toppling one of the game’s icons on Monday, an icon who...
2019-07-01 23:17

U.N. Secretary-General expresses concern over clashes in Yemen's Aden: statement U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Saturday expressed concern over the violent clashes in Yemen's Aden and urged the parties to cease hostilities....
2019-08-10 06:34

Kashmir Lockdown "Draconian", Says Editors Guild Of India: Full Statement The Editors Guild of India on Saturday issued a statement expressing its concerns of the government's shutdown of communications in Jammu and Kashmir....
2019-08-10 19:34

Nancy Pelosi teases statement on impeachment inquiry – live news Sackler family face opioids court hearing in MassachusettsEric Garner case in spotlight after Democratic debateSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 3.52pm BST No, not Donald Trump intruding on his dignity. Well yes, metaphorically sp...
2019-08-02 17:17

CBOE Statement on Today's Court Ruling in Favor of S&P Dow Jones Indices Against ISE CHICAGO, IL - December 18, 2013 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange, Incorporated (CBOE ) announced today that a New York federal judge ruled in favor of S&P Dow Jones Indices (SPDJI) and dismissed an action brought by International Securities Exc...
2019-05-23 08:00

Mueller’s statement increases pressure on Pelosi to begin Trump impeachment Special counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s public declaration Wednesday that his investigation could not clear President Trump of obstruction has triggered fresh calls in the Democratic Party for impeach......
2019-05-30 02:51

Mueller statement meant to 'light the fuse' for impeachment, Devin Nunes says Special Counsel Robert Mueller's public statement Wednesday was meant to "light the fuse" for impeachment proceedings against President Trump, Rep. Devin Nunes claimed Thursday....
2019-05-31 07:00

Read Robert Mueller’s Opening Statement for His Testimony About the Russia Investigation Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller appeared before Congress on Wednesday for a highly anticipated pair of hearings where he will answer questions about his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. “Over the ...
2019-07-24 16:00

Read Mueller opening statement: Russian interference among 'most serious' challenges to democracy Mueller is expected to testify on Capitol Hill for hours about his investigation into Russian interference, possible coordination by members of President Donald Trump's campaign, and possible obstruction of justice by Trump himself....
2019-07-24 15:17

Pentagon in talks with industry on United Technologies and Raytheon merger: statement Pentagon leadership is engaging with industry leadership to understand the implications of the United Technologies Corp merger with Raytheon Co, a Pentagon official said on Monday....
2019-06-11 04:01

UPDATE 1-Neymar, sponsors suspend some ad campaigns after rape allegation -statement Brazilian soccer star Neymar's agents said on Friday that he and some of his sponsors had agreed to suspend some advertising campaigns following an allegation that he raped a woman in Paris last month....
2019-06-08 07:34

Pentagon in talks with industry on United Technologies and Raytheon merger - statement Pentagon leadership is engaging with industry leadership to understand the implications of the United Technologies Corp merger with Raytheon Co , a Pentagon official said on Monday....
2019-06-10 21:51

Hezbollah cut down its forces in Syria: Nasrallah Iran-backed Hezbollah has reduced its forces in Syria as fighting died down though it still has fighters all over the country, its leader said on Friday....
2019-07-13 07:34

US-led forces killed 1,300 civilians in IS airstrikes The US-led alliance has admitted to unintentionally killing more than 1,300 civilians in bombing raids against the "Islamic State" in Iraq and Syria. Monitoring groups say the real death toll is much higher....
2019-05-31 19:51

Greece: Rescue operation underway after migrant boat capsize ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece’s coast guard says a search and rescue operation is underway off the coast of the eastern Aegean island of Lesbos after a boat carrying dozens of migrants capsized. The coast guard said Tuesday 57 people have been r...
2019-06-11 10:51

German migrant rescue ship captain goes before Italian court The German captain of a charity rescue ship appeared before a court in Sicily on Monday after she was arrested for forcing her way into an Italian port carrying migrants she had rescued off the Libyan coast....
2019-07-01 22:17

Second migrant rescue boat defies Salvini and docks in Italy Mediterranea’s Italian-flagged Alex arrives in Lampedusa with 41 shipwrecked migrantsA charity rescue vessel brought 41 shipwrecked migrants into port in Lampedusa on Saturday, the second boat to defy far-right interior minister Matteo Salvini’s bid ...
2019-07-07 07:34

Rescue-Ship Fracas Revives Europe's Migrant Debate A pitched battle of wills between Italy’s leading nativist politician and the German captain of a migrant-rescue ship has divided European Union governments and highlighted the unresolved problem of Mediterranean migration....
2019-07-03 15:00

Baby bird takes its own Uber to Utah wildlife rescue OGDEN, Utah — A local wildlife rescue is giving a good Samaritan five stars for his creative approach to saving an abandoned baby bird. Staff were surprised, to say the least, when a tiny, dehydrated bird arrived at the Wildlife Rehabilitation Center...
2019-07-11 09:00

Germany's Merkel calls for restarting EU migrant rescue mission Several months after the EU's migrant rescue mission in the Mediterranean was suspended, Angela Merkel has called for the operation to be resumed once more. The EU rescues were halted following pushback from Italy....
2019-08-16 18:00

World Cup Live: Rain Comes To Proteas' Rescue After Cottrell Strikes 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup, SA vs WI, Live Score: South Africa lost two early wickets batting first in Southampton against West Indies before rain stopped the play....
2019-06-10 13:51

Migrant rescue boat docks at Italy's Lampedusa port A migrant rescue boat docked at the port of Lampedusa on Saturday in defiance of a ban on entering Italian waters, the second NGO vessel to clash with Italian authorities in a week....
2019-07-06 22:00

Missing Texas hiker calls rescue in Arkansas a miracle MENA, Ark. (AP) — A Texas man who was found after he went missing for about a week while hiking alone in a remote area of Arkansas calls his rescue a result of “hundreds of miracles.” Joshua McClatchy tells WFAA-TV in Dallas he wouldnR...
2019-06-10 01:34

Malta says deal reached with Italy to take migrants from rescue boat Malta said it will accept migrants from rescue vessel that had been headed toward Italy. A second boat with rescued migrants is also sailing for Lampedusa, where Italian officials have said it won't be allowed to dock....
2019-07-06 06:51

The Latest: Italy’s Conte: Merkel asked about rescue captain ROME (AP) — The Latest on migration issues in Europe (all times local): 4:10 p.m. Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte says he has told German Chancellor Angela Merkel that the fate of the migrant rescue ship’s captain is in hands of his country̵...
2019-07-01 17:34

Technical Issues Disrupt Rescue Ops Of Boy Stuck In Borewell Since 3 Days Rescuers were facing some technical issues on Sunday as they as are "quite close" to reaching where a two-year-old boy has been stuck in a 150-foot-deep borewell in Punjab's Sangrur district for past......
2019-06-09 22:17

| Italy's Salvini faces two-boat migrant rescue standoff A fresh standoff brewed Saturday between charity rescue vessels and Italy's far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini after two boats carrying shipwrecked migrants arrived off the coast of Lampedusa seeking a safe port....
2019-07-07 08:00

Indian toddler trapped in well dies amid 110-hour rescue try NEW DELHI (AP) — A hospital official in India says a 2-year-old boy who fell deep into an unused village well has been confirmed dead after rescuers worked nearly 110 hours to reach him. Anil Kumar says the boy was brought to the hospital in Chandiga...
2019-06-11 10:51

Officials rescue 136 dogs from multimillion-dollar California home More than 100 dogs were rescued this week from a fetid, poop-filled, multimillion-dollar home within a California gated community, according to new reports. Orange County cops were tipped off about a possible animal cruelty condition inside the East ...
2019-05-31 19:00

The latest Toy Story 4 trailer gives us this year's greatest rescue mission In the last teaser for Toy Story 4 Pixar introduced us to Duke Caboom, the spirited Canadian stuntman voiced by Keanu Reeves. For its latest trailer, the playtime gang are on a recovery mission to rescue Bonnie’s beloved Forky (Tony Hale). The crafts...
2019-05-21 19:17

Italian court suspends Salvini’s ban on migrant rescue ship An Italian court has upheld an appeal by the Spanish rescue ship Open Arms, suspending the Italian Interior Ministry’s decision to ban the ship from entering Italian waters...
2019-08-14 22:17

NASA initiates plan to rescue its robot that’s stuck on Mars NASA’s newest Mars robot has a serious problem. The InSight lander is a relative newcomer to the Red Planet, having safely arrived at its chosen destination late last year, but one of its most important instruments — a self-hammering &ldq...
2019-07-03 02:17

Pope defends migrants after clashes between Italy and rescue ships Pope Francis said on Monday that "no one is exempt" from helping migrants, in an indirect rebuke of Italy's hardline interior minister Matteo Salvini who has tried to shut the country's ports to non-governmental migrant rescue ships....
2019-07-08 15:34

Rich Indians To The Rescue As Chinese Tourists Shun Thailand Thailand's struggling tourism industry is finding support with visitors from the population colossus to its west, just as the years of bumper arrivals from the giant to its north are beginning to......
2019-07-08 05:51

Watch: Air Force's Dramatic Rescue Of 2 Men From J&K's Flooded Tawi River The Indian Air Force led a daring rescue operation today to save the lives of two men who were left stranded on a barrage wall by the rising floodwaters of the Tawi River in Jammu and Kashmir...
2019-08-19 14:34

Locals Dig Mud With Bare Hands To Rescue Elephant Calf In Assam An elephant calf fell into a drain and got stuck in the mud in Assam's Numaligarh today. A video showing locals and forest officials trying to rescue the one and half-year-old elephant calf has gone......
2019-05-31 18:34

People on rescue ship off Italy at breaking point, say doctors Ship carrying 107 people rescued from sea has been refused permission to dockThe medical and psychological condition of people onboard a rescue boat anchored off the Italian island of Lampedusa for 18 days has reached breaking point, doctors have sai...
2019-08-19 22:34

NYPD cops rescue choking woman in Midtown Manhattan Two NYPD cops saved the life of a woman who was choking on a Manhattan sidewalk Sunday morning, the NYPD tweeted. A 58-year-old woman who was choking on some food approached police officer Patrick Plunkett outside the Strategic Response Group 1 stati...
2019-07-08 01:17

Crews working to rescue two overheated hikers in Redington Pass TUCSON – A rescue is being conducted at Tanque Verde Falls after two hikers were overcome by the heat Monday afternoon. According to Rural Metro Fire Department, crews hiked three-quarters of a mile to locate the hiker in Redington pass. After ...
2019-08-13 03:17

Rescue boat captain: Don't let my case distract from refugee crisis Sea-Watch 3 captain Carola Rackete has pleaded with authorities not to be distracted from the humanitarian crisis off the coast of Libya. She said the EU needs to stop cooperating with the Libyan coast guard....
2019-07-11 07:51

Italy targets migrant rescue ships in emergency decree Italy passed an emergency decree on Tuesday that limits the entry of ships into its territorial waters, a move aimed at curbing the activity of migrant rescue boats operated by charities....
2019-06-11 21:17

Rescue launched for 3 Bolivian miners trapped in Chile mine SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Chilean authorities say specialized teams have begun an effort to rescue three Bolivians trapped in a mine in northern Chile. The San José mine collapsed late Thursday, trapping the men at a depth of nearly 230 feet (70 meters)...
2019-06-14 20:51

Migrants disembark in Sicily as rescue ship defies Salvini Charity vessel docks in Lampedusa after two days stranded at seaForty-one migrants disembarked overnight at the port of Lampedusa, after a charity vessel that rescued them off Libya defied an attempt by the far-right interior minister, Matteo Salvini...
2019-07-07 13:17

Ocean Viking rescue ship picks up 251 migrants off Libya Doctors Without Borders and SOS Mediterranee, which operate the new migrant rescue ship, say the mainly Sudanese men and adolescents were picked up off the coast of Libya during three rescue missions....
2019-08-11 21:00

Italy to fine migrant rescue boats without OK to enter ports ROME (AP) — Italy’s populist government has approved stiff fines for migrant rescue boats that defy orders to stay out of Italian waters. Interior Minister Matteo Salvini said Tuesday after a Cabinet meeting that a new decree allows fines of up...
2019-06-11 20:34

Thomas Cook close to unveiling Fosun rescue deal Thomas Cook Group is in advanced talks about a rescue deal that will see the company effectively broken up and its tour operating arm taken over by the Chinese owner of Club Med....
2019-07-12 02:34

Air Force Retrieves Rescue Team From AN-32 Crash Site In Arunachal The Indian Air Force (IAF) on Saturday evening retrieved all the members of a rescue team from the site where one of its AN 32 aircraft had crashed in Arunachal Pradesh earlier this month....
2019-06-29 22:51

Cops rescue domestic parakeet from Fort Tryon Park NYPD officers came to the rescue of a feathered friend around 1 p.m. Sunday inside Fort Tryon Park in Fort George, after neighborhood residents spotted a tiny stray parakeet flying around, police said Tuesday. “A little guy like this would not ...
2019-07-16 23:00

Donald Trump Forgets What He Had Gifted To Queen. Melania To The Rescue Amid the pomp and pageantry of United States President Donald Trump's symbolic visit to the Buckingham Palace, First Lady Melania Trump came to the rescue of her husband when the latter couldn't......
2019-06-04 14:17

Rescue chopper unable to reach bodies on Himalayan mountain Indian officials on Wednesday were reconsidering a plan to retrieve five bodies believed to be members of a team of international climbers that went missing on a notoriously dangerous Himalayan mountain that a rescue helicopter was unable to reach....
2019-06-05 13:51

Rescue Efforts Are Underway After an Earthquake Kills at Least 12 in Southwest China (BEIJING) — Rescue efforts are underway after an earthquake in southwestern China that has left 12 people dead and 134 others injured. The Yibin city press office said on its social media account that 73 houses had collapsed. The Chinese Minist...
2019-06-18 13:51

German firefighters rescue squirrel stuck in manhole cover Firefighters in the city of Dortmund were called upon to help a red squirrel in need of rescue. But with its head firmly stuck in the manhole cover, rescuers had to get creative in order to free the distressed animal....
2019-06-21 04:17

Italian authorities arrest rescue boat captain after docking The Sea-Watch humanitarian vessel was carrying 40 migrants when it docked at the port in Lampedusa in defiance of Italian orders after a weeks-long standoff....
2019-06-29 14:51

Florida senior citizen fights alligator to rescue dog: reports A 75-year-old Florida man rescued his daughter’s dog from the jaws of an 8-foot alligator last week by kicking the reptile in the snout, reports said. Buddy Ackerman was taking the golden retriever, named Osi, on an early morning walk when a gator em...
2019-07-15 23:34

Italy and Germany in war of words over German rescue ship captain A war of words broke out between Germany and Italy on Sunday over the German captain of a rescue ship, who defied a docking ban enforced by Rome to bring migrants ashore....
2019-06-30 21:51

| Captain urges Tunisia to let boat dock, after migrant rescue The captain of an Egyptian tug that retrieved 75 migrants has appealed to Tunisian authorities to allow his vessel to dock, as NGOs reported food shortages and sickness on board....
2019-06-04 03:34

Rescue ship captain arrested for breaking Italian blockade Carola Rackete reaches Sicily with 40 people on Sea-Watch 3 in defiance of Salvini banThe captain of a rescue ship carrying 40 people has been arrested for breaking an Italian naval blockade that was trying to stop her from docking the vessel in Lamp...
2019-06-29 21:34

The Latest: Spanish rescue ship now bound for Italian island A Spanish humanitarian group says its rescue vessel spotted 40 severely dehydrated migrants whose boat is now being escorted to the tiny Italian island of Lampedusa by Italy’s coast guard...
2019-06-30 18:34

What drives Sea-Watch captain Carola Rackete to rescue migrants? Carola Rackete has been lauded as a heroine and decried a criminal for the aid she has given to asylum-seekers stranded in the Mediterranean Sea. What drives the 31-year-old German captain of the Sea-Watch rescue boat?...
2019-06-29 21:17

Firefighters rescue squirrel stuck in manhole months after saving rat Just four months after saving an overweight rat trapped in a sewer grate, German firefighters have again answered the call of rodent duty, this time sedating, then liberating, a very tense squirrel whose head got stuck in a manhole. The furry critter...
2019-06-22 05:00

De Blasio’s security detail makes heroic rescue on FDR Drive Three members of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s security detail made a heroic rescue on Wednesday morning when they helped stop a woman from jumping off the FDR Drive, sources said. Two NYPD detectives and one police officer were traveling northbound o...
2019-05-23 05:17

Danny Trejo Helps Rescue a Baby Trapped in Overturned Car Danny Trejo was in the right place at the right time when he witnessed a car accident in Los Angeles. The legendary actor proved himself a most excellent samaritan by helping to save a......
2019-08-08 07:34

Veteran Rescue Mission to file lawsuit against Pima County TUCSON – Veteran Rescue Mission serves as a safe place for veterans to eat, sleep and worship. This month, it received a letter from the Pima County Attorney saying, due to zoning issues, their church cannot operate on the property. Pima County...
2019-07-19 10:51

Cops’ 5-hour rescue operation for kitten trapped in car engine An adorable kitten got stuck in a car’s engine in Brooklyn early Sunday — sparking a 5-hour police operation to rescue it. “It’s just part of the job — from cats to bad guys, we do this for a living,” said one of t...
2019-06-17 02:17

Democratic 'Medicare for all' push stands to rescue Trump on healthcare The Democratic Party is riding to President Trump's rescue on healthcare with talk of repealing Obamacare and eliminating private insurance in favor of a government system that has drawn the skepticism of American voters....
2019-07-15 20:34

Cambodian building collapse: PM takes charge of rescue mission Prime Minister Hun Sen says he will oversee the search for any remaining missing workers following a building collapse. At least 19 people were killed when the seven-story structure caved in at a popular vacation town....
2019-06-23 21:17

LI cops rescue injured egret stranded on front lawn Feathers flew on Long Island Monday, when cops with a pool skimmer rescued an injured egret that was stranded on a front lawn. The egret — white with a long, pointy yellow beak — was spotted around 6:40 p.m. in the yard of a West Babylon ...
2019-06-18 08:01

Italy puts captain of migrant-rescue ship under investigation Italian prosecutors have put the German captain of a rescue ship under investigation for allegedly aiding people-smugglers, raising the stakes in a standoff that is preventing the boat coming ashore with 40 rescued migrants from Africa....
2019-06-28 13:17

40 migrants on German rescue ship transferred to Malta port A German humanitarian group says 40 migrants rescued at sea off Libya have been successfully transferred to Maltese military boats to be brought to port...
2019-08-04 13:51

Beachgoers on Georgia island rescue 20 beached whales, push them out to sea Dozens of pilot whales beached themselves on a Georgia shore and most were rescued by authorities and onlookers.        ...
2019-07-17 16:00

Watch: Chilling Crocodile Rescue From Flooded Street In Gujarat Battered by heavy rain, Gujarat's Vadodara saw a dramatic "rescue" this week - not of humans or pets caught left stranded by rising water levels, but that of a crocodile....
2019-08-04 08:17

Restart Mediterranean migrant rescue missions, UN bodies tell Europe UN agencies have appealed to European countries to restart government rescue operations for migrants in the Mediterranean Sea. More needs to be done to improve inhumane conditions for displaced people in Libya as well....
2019-07-12 06:34

TFD performs swift water rescue as monsoon storms sweep in TUCSON — The Tucson Fire Department performed a swift water rescue Saturday as monsoon storms swept through southern Arizona. The call came in from a motorist near West King Avenue and South La Cholla Boulevard. According to authorities, a driv...
2019-07-14 08:34

Cathay Pacific CEO Resigns, Airline Releases Cryptic Statement About Hong Kong Rupert Hogg, the CEO of Cathay Pacific Airways, has resigned following conflict between the Hong Kong-based airline and the Chinese government in Beijing. The new CEO will be Augustus Tang Kin-wing, according to the South China Morning Post, and the ...
2019-08-16 21:34

Mueller statement made for 'bad day' for Pelosi, 2020 Dems, Trump campaign manager says Democrats running for president in 2020 were not helped by Special Counsel Robert Mueller's public statement, according to President Trump's 2020 campaign manager....
2019-05-30 08:00

Jim Jordan: Mueller statement, Russia investigation report offered 'same darn conclusion' Special Counsel Robert Mueller's public statement and his previously published report on the Russia investigation offered "the same darn conclusion," according to Rep. Jim Jordan....
2019-05-30 08:00

Mueller issues clarification, takes back bombshell statement about indicting Trump Robert Mueller kicked off his testimony before the House Intelligence Committee Wednesday afternoon by issuing a clarification over something he said during a morning hearing about his decision-making process when it came to the question of whether P...
2019-07-24 21:34

Opinion: Alyssa Naeher makes a statement with penalty save to preserve US win at World Cup Alyssa Naeher, who has been ruthlessly compared to predecessors Hope Solo and Briana Scurry, saved the USWNT in the semifinals vs. England.       ...
2019-07-03 06:01

Beyoncé’s Publicist Issues Rare Statement After Fans React to That Courtside Moment After a video that some perceived showed Beyoncé being treated like a mere mortal while sitting court side at the NBA finals game went viral yesterday, her fans were abuzz. In the clip, Beyoncé and her husband Jay Z were sitting courtsi...
2019-06-07 23:00

Iraq opposes final statement from Arab leaders' emergency meeting: live TV Iraq opposed on Friday a final statement released by Arab countries that were gathered for an emergency meeting in Saudi Arabia, which condemned Iran's "interference" in other countries' affairs, Arab League Secretary-General Ahmed Aboul Gheit said i...
2019-05-31 03:34

42 state AGs, elected prosecutors sign statement refusing to enforce new abortion bans Elected prosecutors from a long list of states committed to vowed to uphold the landmark abortion ruling in Roe v. Wade and use their "immense discretion" to refuse charging violations of restrictive abortion bans....
2019-06-09 04:00

Read the Full Transcript of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Public Statement Special Counsel Robert Mueller spoke out publicly for the first — and possibly only — time since his 2017 appointment Wednesday morning to make a statement on his findings in the investigation into 2016 presidential election interference....
2019-05-30 01:17

ESPN's Israel Gutierrez Delivers Emotional Statement On Tyson Fury's Homophobia ESPN reporter Israel Gutierrez earned his 141st win on Around the Horn on Friday, defeating Jorge Sedano showdown 1-0. With the 30 seconds of Face Time, Gutierrez decided to focus on Saturday’s fight between Tyson Fury and Tom Schwarz. More specifica...
2019-06-15 19:17

U of A athletics releases statement on death of George Kalil, longtime donor & die-hard fan TUCSON – Die-hard Arizona basketball fan and Tucson philanthropist George Kalil has passed away at the age of 81.  He’s known for not only contributing hundreds of thousands of dollars to the Arizona program but also being a super fan who...
2019-07-12 02:51

CBOE HOLDINGS, INC. FILES REGISTRATION STATEMENT FOR PROPOSED INITIAL PUBLIC OFFERING CHICAGO, March 11, 2010 - CBOE Holdings, Inc. announced that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the Securities and Exchange Commission relating to its proposed initial public offering of shares of its class of unrestricted common ...
2019-05-24 01:51

Statement By William J. Brodsky, Chairman And CEO, CBOE Holdings, Inc. On Illinois Pension Reform CHICAGO, May 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- William J. Brodsky, Chairman and CEO of CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE), today issued the following statement regarding Illinois pension reform: "CBOE Holdings joins the Illinois State Chamber, the Civic Comm...
2019-05-23 19:17

Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen dies at age 75, family says in statement released by team ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen dies at age 75, family says in statement released by team. The post Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen dies at age 75, family says in statement released by team appeared first on LEX18.com....
2019-06-14 12:51

UPDATE 1-U.S. lawmakers push Mylan, Teva over drug pricing probe -statement The head of the U.S. House of Representative's oversight panel on Wednesday called on three drugmakers to turn over documents as part of an ongoing congressional review over generic drug price increases and accused the companies of "apparent efforts ...
2019-08-14 14:51

Painting your home this weekend? How a statement ceiling could transform your interiors this Bank Holiday If you need to make a room feel bigger or cosier than it is, painting your ceiling can have a big impact. Try it over a long weekend for a dramatic, contemporary look in any interiors space....
2019-05-24 19:00

Man Utd had spending power to make bigger statement in transfer window, says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insists Manchester United did have the spending power to make a bigger statement in the transfer window – but he refused to waste money on the wrong targets....
2019-08-09 19:00

| 9 killed as Sudan forces try to disperse sit-in - doctors Nine protesters were shot dead as Sudan's ruling military tried to break up a sit-in protest outside army headquarters in Khartoum, a doctors' committee close to demonstrators said....
2019-06-03 12:34

Five converging forces that are driving technological evolution Today’s digital age is delivering unparalleled technological innovations in which artificial intelligence (AI) and the Internet of Things (IoT) are combining to make devices and enterprises intelligent, responsive and ever more connected. This...
2019-07-22 14:51

Egypt says its forces kill 4 militants in Sinai CAIRO (AP) — Egypt says security forces have killed 4 militants in the restive northern part of Sinai Peninsula. The Interior Ministry says the four were killed in a shootout with police south of the Mediterranean city of el-Arish on Saturday. It say...
2019-06-08 14:17

Pompeo: US forces in Persian Gulf just a deterrent The U.S. is sending 1,000 more troops to the Middle East as tensions in the Persian Gulf mounted Tuesday over Iran's announcement it will not comply with the international agreement that keeps it from making nuclear weapons....
2019-06-18 21:00

Marianne Williamson: ‘Powerful forces’ are trying to keep me from debate Marianne Williamson has sensed a dark new energy — from her Democratic rivals. The longshot presidential candidate told party activists at the Iowa Wing Ding dinner Friday that other Dems in the race were working hard to keep her out of next month...
2019-08-10 19:34

Forces That Drive Equity Select Sectors Equity sectors moved in tandem until 2014 when they drifted apart as their correlation weakened. Find out the fundamental and financial forces behind this....
2019-06-06 13:34

Trump to pay respects to allied forces who fought on D-Day LONDON (AP) — President Donald Trump will pay his respects Wednesday to American service members and allies who helped rescue Europe from Nazi Germany as he enters the midway point of his European visit. Trump will join Queen Elizabeth II and Prime M...
2019-06-05 08:34

Wildfire on Canary Islands forces evacuation of 5,000 Authorities in Spain’s Canary Islands say a wildfire that is throwing flames 50 meters (160 feet) into the air has forced emergency services to evacuate more than 5,000 people...
2019-08-19 12:34

Israeli forces strike several targets in Syria At least three soldiers were killed in the Israeli airstrikes which came in response to rockets launched from Syria. Tensions have risen over Iran's role in Syria....
2019-06-02 13:17

Trump’s Tariff Barrage Forces the EU Into a Corner Former WTO chief Pascal Lamy says Europe should try to build a global trading system that cuts out the Americans. That’s a tall order for a soft power. ...
2019-07-02 16:34

Sudanese protesters: Forces kill 1 outside Khartoum’s sit-in KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — A Sudanese medical union says at least one person has been shot dead by security forces near a sit-in outside the military’s headquarters in the capital, Khartoum. The Sudan Doctors Committee says the shooting took place ...
2019-06-02 13:34

Security Forces "Maintaining Pressure On Terrorists," Says J&K Top Cop The Jammu and Kashmir police is maintaining pressure on terrorists to isolate them so that they cannot mislead the general public, Director General of Police Dilbagh Singh has said....
2019-08-18 17:00

Venezuela Forces Killed Thousands, Then Covered It Up, U.N. Says Special forces members engaged in extrajudicial killings and then altered crime scenes to make it look as if the victims had been resisting arrest, United Nations investigators said....
2019-07-05 01:34

Migrant rescue ship captains could face $57,000 fines in Italian crackdown Migrant rescue ships docking in Italy without authorization could soon face fines of up to $57,000, as part of a government crackdown that the United Nations warns violates international law....
2019-06-13 00:17

Firefighters rescue squirrel stuck in manhole cover in western Germany Police, firefighters and a veterinary clinic had to join forces this week to rescue a red squirrel that got its head stuck in a manhole cover in western Germany....
2019-06-21 18:51

| Capsized ocean rescue vessel leaves three dead in French storm Three rescuers from the French ocean rescue service have died after their vessel capsized in rough seas as a giant storm pummelled the country's Atlantic coast....
2019-06-08 10:34

Mediterranean rescue ship brings migrants to Italy, defying Salvini German rescue ship Sea-Watch 3 has come closer to the Italian island of Lampedusa, but has been refused permission to bring its passengers to shore. The European Commission has called for a "swift resolution."...
2019-06-28 07:00

Cruise ship worker jumps into sea to rescue passenger who fell overboard A cruise ship crew member dove into the water to rescue a passenger who had fallen overboard in Italy. The Irish woman, who has not been identified, reportedly fell from the MSC Seaview cruise ship on Monday while it was at the Italian city of Genoa....
2019-06-21 21:34

Mini rescue plan provokes lawsuit amid store closures BMW's effort to shore up dealer profitability for its Mini brand is not going over well with some U.S. retailers. Just ask David Peterson, past chairman of the dealer council, whose store has closed....
2019-06-24 06:51

Donald Trump Forgets His Own Gift To Queen. Melania Attempts Rescue Amid the pomp and pageantry of United States President Donald Trump's symbolic visit to the Buckingham Palace, First Lady Melania Trump came to the rescue of her husband when the latter couldn't......
2019-06-04 04:00

Race Against Time and Tide To Rescue Trove of Treasures At Siberian Atlantis Unique necropoli in the remote republic of Tuva, with more than a hundred undisturbed burials from the Bronze Age to the time of Genghis Khan, immerge eerily from under the water only once a year. ...
2019-06-28 02:51

Rescue ship's captain accuses European states of abandoning migrants The captain of rescue ship Sea-Watch 3 said on Thursday European states have no interest in finding a political solution for the 42 migrants aboard her vessel, now positioned off the Italian island of Lampedusa....
2019-06-28 00:34

Group Of Trekkers Stuck In Himachal Pradesh's Kinnaur, Rescue Efforts On A group of trekkers from West Bengal, were stuck near Rupin Pass on the way to Sangla valley in Himachal Pradesh's Kinnaur district, an official said on Thursday....
2019-06-06 23:17

German migrant rescue ship captain faces Italian court The German captain of a charity rescue ship, arrested for defying an Italian ban on docking with migrants, arrived in a Sicilian port on Monday for her first court appearance....
2019-07-01 15:51

Captain of rescue ship carrying 42 migrants arrested in Italy – video The captain of an NGO rescue ship carrying 42 migrants has been arrested after more than two weeks in a standoff with Italian authorities. Carola Rackete reached Sicily on Saturday in defiance of a ban by the country’s far-right deputy prime minister...
2019-06-29 21:34

Poor Injured Hiker Subjected To Nightmarish Helicopter Rescue From Hell This probably isn’t the worst helicopter rescue of all time, but it’s enough to make a person consider whether it wouldn’t be preferable to die of exposure on a desert mountain, slowly baking to death under a relentless sun....
2019-06-05 07:51

Rescue group: Missing SC pony named ‘Pikachu’ found dead FOUNTAIN INN, S.C. (AP) — A group dedicated to finding missing horses says a South Carolina pony named Pikachu has been found dead. Stolen Horse International got involved after Hidden Pasture Farm owner Kate Nichols said last week th...
2019-06-14 13:51

Captain defends her decision to force rescue boat into Italian port Carola Rackete says act of ‘disobedience’ in Lampedusa was necessary to avert tragedy An NGO rescue boat captain who has risked jail time after forcing her way into Lampedusa port in Italy with 40 migrants onboard has defended her act of “disobedienc...
2019-06-30 20:34

Video shows woman spinning wildly in windy helicopter rescue Firefighters in Arizona airlifted a woman in her 70s from a hiking trail after she injured herself on Tuesday morning — a difficult rescue made worse by turbulence that caused her stretcher to spin beneath the chopper, a report said. The woman was tr...
2019-06-05 07:17

North Carolina animal rescue group wants old bras to save turtles Ladies, pull that old bra out of the trash; it just might save a life — a turtle’s life. An animal rescue group in North Carolina is appealing to Americans to send in their discarded bras. Carolina Waterfowl Rescue is after bra clasps, in parti...
2019-06-29 20:17

Captain of rescue ship is arrested after docking on Italian island with 40 migrants The captain of a migrant rescue ship has been arrested after docking on an Italian island without permission after a two-week standoff with officials....
2019-06-29 18:17

Judge in Italy Orders Release of Captain of Migrant-Rescue Ship Capt. Carola Rackete had defended her decision to dock the ship, owned by a German humanitarian group, by citing the growing exhaustion of the 40 migrants aboard....
2019-07-03 03:00

Italian police arrest migrant-rescue ship captain after docking Italian police arrested on Saturday the German captain of a migrant-rescue ship at the centre of a standoff with the Italian government after she docked at the island port of Lampedusa....
2019-06-29 12:00

Rescue team finds buried backpack in hunt for 8 missing in Himalayas A helicopter search team in the Indian Himalayas has reportedly spotted a backpack in the snow on the unnamed peak where eight climbers are believed to have gone missing a week ago....
2019-06-03 11:17

Father of teenage girl attacked by shark shares rescue story RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The father of a 17-year-old girl who was recently attacked by a shark off the North Carolina coast has shared the dramatic story of how he rescued his daughter by punching the shark repeatedly until it let go. At a press conferen...
2019-06-14 22:17

A Rescue Ship Captain Being Held in Italy Is Attracting Donors and Defenders BERLIN (AP) — High-level support and almost three-quarters of a million dollars in donations poured in Sunday for the German captain of a migrant rescue ship who was arrested after she defied repeated orders to stay out of Italy and struck a po...
2019-07-01 09:51

Migrant rescue ship captain arrested after stand-off with Italy ends The captain of a German aid ship has been arrested after the vessel docked without permission on a tiny Italian island - and rammed a police motorboat blocking its way....
2019-06-30 05:00

Germany urges Italy to open up ports to migrant rescue ships German Interior Minster Horst Seehofer has urged his Italian counterpart Matteo Salvini to open ports to boats carrying rescued migrants. Meanwhile, a second rescue boat landed without permission in port at Lampedusa....
2019-07-06 19:17

Rescue worker killed in attack on ambulance in northern Myanmar - army One rescue worker was killed and several others were wounded when an ambulance came under fire in northern Myanmar amid clashes between troops and ethnic rebels in the region, an army spokesman and a witness said on Saturday....
2019-08-17 15:00

Open Arms suggests Italy take rescue ship migrants to Spain The commanders of a rescue ship with 98 migrants aboard declined to leave Italian waters on Monday, saying that its resources were exhausted and suggesting that Italy's Coast Guard should take the migrants to Spain....
2019-08-20 01:34

D-M airmen rescue severely injured fishermen isolated in remote waters TUCSON – Two Mexican fishermen were rescued by airmen stationed at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base last Wednesday after they were critically injured while traveling in international waters 1,300 miles southwest of San Diego. According to officials...
2019-07-17 07:17

Sicilian fishermen risk prison to rescue migrants: ‘No human would turn away’ A father and son describe what it’s like to hear desperate cries on the sea at night as Italy hardens its stance against incomersCaptain Carlo Giarratano didn’t think twice when, late last month, during a night-time fishing expedition off the coast o...
2019-08-03 21:34

‘€1 million’ fines for rescue boats prompts UN concern for future sea operations A move by Italian lawmakers to impose fines of up to €1 million on vessels and organizations carrying out search and rescue operations off the country’s coastline, sparked a new warning on Tuesday from the UN that the measure risks deterring future l...
2019-08-06 17:34

Orphaned bear Aida finds home in Sarajevo Zoo after rescue from the wild Orphaned baby bear Aida, who was rescued by villagers after she fled the Bosnian woods in search of food and shelter, has found a new home in the Sarajevo Zoo where she has become a star attraction....
2019-07-17 06:34

British Steel enters insolvency after rescue talks with government fail Steelmaker directly employs 5,000 people and thousands more in the supply chainWhat went wrong at British Steel?British Steel has entered insolvency, putting 5,000 jobs directly at risk and endangering thousands more in the supply chain after talks w...
2019-05-22 15:34

Sea rescue: Olympic swimmer Filippo Magnini saves tourist in Italy Former world champion swimmer Filippo Magnini, who won bronze at 2004 Athens Olympics, had no problem helping swimmer whose float got carried by wind.       ...
2019-07-09 21:34

Olympic swimmer Filippo Magnini saves tourist in Italy sea rescue MILAN — A swimmer struggling in the sea off Sardinia soon discovered it was his lucky day. Italian news agency ANSA says the male tourist got in trouble Sunday afternoon after his inflatable swan was carried away by the wind. According to a witness, ...
2019-07-09 21:51

| Ocean Viking migrant rescue ship 'not allowed' to refuel in Malta Maltese authorities have refused the Ocean Viking rescue ship to refuel in their harbours while on its search and rescue mission off the coast of Libya....
2019-08-12 18:51

After Desperate Migrants Jump Ship, Italy Allows Rescue Vessel to Dock A ship carrying more than 80 migrants stranded at sea for nearly three weeks must be allowed to dock in Italy, a prosecutor ordered on Tuesday, ending a crisis that had grown more dire by the day....
2019-08-21 06:00

Captive breeding employed to rescue Chile's national animal, a shy deer Scientists seeking to increase the dwindling population of Chile's national animal, the shy Huemul deer, have released their first captive-bred pair into the wild in a pivotal step in the drive to save the endangered species from extinction....
2019-08-14 21:17

Migrants are getting ‘desperate’ aboard rescue ship denied entry by Italy MILAN — The Spanish humanitarian rescue ship Open Arms says another man had to be rescued after jumping into the sea as the standoff with Italy, which won’t permit it access to a port, entered its 19th day. Open Arms described the situation on ...
2019-08-20 17:34

Scary Iowa river rescue caught on police body camera Police in Iowa have released dramatic video showing officers rescuing two people from the turbulent waters of the Des Moines River.        ...
2019-08-01 18:00

At Least 15 Migrants Jump Off Rescue Ship in ‘Desperate’ Attempt to Reach Italy (MILAN) — At least 15 more migrants jumped into the sea Tuesday from the Open Arms rescue ship in desperate bids to reach the shores of Italy after 19 days of being on the boat in deteriorating conditions as Italy refuses to open its ports. Ope...
2019-08-20 18:34

EU interior ministers fail to find compromise on Mediterranean refugee rescue Interior ministers from across the European Union have failed to agree on temporary measures to manage increased migration across the Mediterranean. Officials have told DW that the future of the bloc is at stake....
2019-07-19 02:51

Migrant rescue group criticizes Spain's offer to dock in Mallorca The migrant rescue charity 'Open Arms' has rejected a Spanish government offer for its vessel to dock at a Balearic Island port. It was the second offer the group rejected, citing an "urgent" and "inhumane" situation....
2019-08-20 08:34

Heart-pounding video of a dying drone rescue proves everything is better with Enya It’s a simple fact: No one is immune to the Orinoco flow, not even the fading batteries of a disastrously dying drone. Hence the delight with which Twitter greeted the below video this morning, showing drone operator Dave Svorking swimming into a pre...
2019-08-11 03:34

Rescue dog in city care dies en route to new home during heat wave A dog from the city pound died of possible heat exhaustion while being driven to his forever home during the hottest weekend the Big Apple has seen in nearly a decade, The Post has learned. Don — a 2-year-old pit bull who’d been rescued f...
2019-07-22 21:17

Migrant rescue ship heads towards Italian port in defiance of Salvini The migrant rescue ship Alan Kurdi is making its way towards the Italian port of Lampedusa despite a warning from the country's far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini that it is closed, the NGO Sea-Eye says....
2019-07-06 19:34

| WATCH | Migrants jump off rescue boat to try to reach Italian island Several migrants have jumped into the sea from a Spanish rescue boat that has been blocked for days from docking at an Italian island in a thwarted bid to reach land on their own....
2019-08-20 01:34

North Carolina Zoo worker dies after fall during ‘aerial rescue drill’ An arborist at the North Carolina Zoo was killed after toppling out of a tree during a safety drill this week, according to new reports. The North Carolina Zoo in Asheboro worker was “engaged in an aerial rescue drill” Thursday morning, and suddenly ...
2019-07-19 21:00

Thomas Cook shares slump 40% on rescue talks with China's Fosun Thomas Cook is in talks with largest shareholder Fosun Tourism and lenders for a £750 million ($940.9 million) bailout, a proposal giving the Chinese firm control of the British company's core packaged-tour business....
2019-07-12 10:00

Exclusive: Greensill issued false statement on bonds sold by metals tycoon Gupta Financing group Greensill Capital, which is backed by Japan’s SoftBank Group and General Atlantic of the U.S., last year provided a false statement to market participants relating to bonds it had issued in 2017 on behalf of commodities tycoon Sanjeev...
2019-07-07 17:34

Police read statement released by family of Dayton, Ohio shooter Connor Betts Bellbrook Police Chief Doug Doherty read a statement released by the family of Dayton, Ohio shooter Connor Betts.        ...
2019-08-07 20:00

Brazil economy ministry names Montezano head of development bank BNDES - statement The Brazilian Economy Ministry said on Monday it has named Gustavo Montezano as the new head of the country's development bank BNDES, replacing Joaquim Levy, who resigned on Sunday after he was publicly criticized by President Jair Bolsonaro....
2019-06-18 00:51

Dale Earnhardt Jr. gives 1st public statement after family survives Tennessee small plane crash In his first public statement since surviving a plane crash last week, NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt Jr. said on Monday that his family is “truly blessed that all on board escaped with no serious injuries.”...
2019-08-20 14:34

Iran deputy foreign minister says ready for dialogue with Gulf Arab countries: statement Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi said on Tuesday that his country was ready to engage in dialogue with Gulf Arab countries in order to address escalating tensions in the region....
2019-05-28 21:34

Tensions Flare as Palestinians, Israeli Forces Clash Tensions between Israelis and Palestinians flared over the weekend after riots broke out at one of Jerusalem’s holiest sites and Israel’s military foiled what it called a potential mass-casualty attack from Gaza....
2019-08-11 21:34

Who Will Wield the $28 Machete Axe Against the Forces Of Overgrowth, As Was Foretold In the Prophecies? Despite how it may look, this is not a mythical sword pulled from a rock in a bog, nor is it a sci-fi space weapon. No, it’s Fiskars’ “machete axe,” which is exactly what it sounds like, and it’s only $28. Happy Friday, y’all, be safe....
2019-08-03 01:51

| HRW accuses Egypt forces, militants of Sinai 'war crimes' Human Rights Watch has accused both Egyptian security forces and insurgents of committing "war crimes" in North Sinai, the scene of a bloody years-long insurgency and military crackdown....
2019-05-28 23:51

Haftar's forces say they destroyed Turkish drone in Libya Haftar's eastern Libyan air force have destroyed a Turkish drone at Tripoli's Mitiga military air base, Haftar's war information division said on Facebook on Sunday....
2019-06-30 21:51

Crisis in Moldova Deepens as Court Forces Out President The ousting of Igor Dodon deepened a standoff between rival parties over the formation of a government. His successor called new elections for September....
2019-06-09 21:51

Somali security forces end al-Shabab hotel siege An al-Qaida-linked extremist attack on a hotel in the Somali city of Kismayo has killed at least 26 people, including two journalists and a UN worker. The hotel is often visited by lawmakers and government officials....
2019-07-13 16:00

Indian forces say two ex-police among four militants killed in Kashmir Indian security forces killed four militants in a gun battle in Kashmir on Friday, police said, including two auxiliary police officers who fled this week to join a decades-long insurgency in the Muslim-majority region....
2019-06-07 10:00

Afghan Forces Hit With Wave of Attacks on Eve of Taliban Talks The violence came as Afghan politicians and Taliban members prepared to celebrate 100 years of diplomatic relations with Russia, and to speak informally....
2019-05-29 02:17

Haftar's forces say they destroyed Turkish drone in Tripoli Eastern Libyan forces loyal commander Khalifa Haftar said they destroyed a Turkish drone parked at Tripoli's only working airport on Sunday and declared a "general mobilization" as tensions between Ankara and the eastern administration mounted....
2019-07-01 00:51

Syrian rebel forces withdraw from Khan Shaykhun Opposition forces withdrew from the northwest Syrian town of Khan Shaykhun on Tuesday after Syrian government forces invaded Idlib province, local observers said....
2019-08-20 15:34

Palestinian forces arrest participant in US Mideast workshop JERUSALEM (AP) — The Palestinian Authority says it has arrested one of the few Palestinian participants in the White House-led Mideast peace conference. A Palestinian security official said intelligence forces detained businessman Salah Abu Mayala on...
2019-06-29 20:34

Cuba forces dissidents into exile, advocacy group says Cuba's state security is pressuring dissidents to go into exile in its attempt to weaken opposition on the Communist-run island, a non-governmental human rights organization said on Wednesday....
2019-06-19 10:51

2 Libyan reporters taken by commander Hifter's forces freed The U.N. mission in Libya says two local TV reporters detained by forces loyal to a commander who is on the offensive to capture the country's capital, Tripoli, have been released after three weeks in captivity....
2019-05-26 12:51

US Forces Prepare To Evacuate Contractors From Iraqi Base U.S. forces are preparing to evacuate hundreds of staff working for Lockheed Martin Corp and Sallyport Global from an Iraqi military base where they work as contractors, three Iraqi military sources......
2019-06-22 10:51

| Zimbabwe deploys security forces over banned march Troops and police were out in force in Zimbabwe's second city of Bulawayo on Monday blocking a planned opposition march, three days after brutally dispersing a banned protest in the capital Harare....
2019-08-20 10:34

Libyan government forces capture key town from warlord Strategically significant victory in Gharyan puts pressure on General Haftar’s backers Egypt and UAEForces loyal to Libya’s UN-recognised Government of National Accord say they have captured a strategic town from General Khalifa Haftar, the warlord m...
2019-06-27 22:34

Wildfire on Gran Canaria forces thousands to evacuate More than 700 firefighters are trying to put out a wildfire on the Spanish vacation island of Gran Canaria, where officials say about 5,000 people have been evacuated so far....
2019-08-19 20:34