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Authorities question witness who may have filmed police shooting in Minnesota

Authorities question witness who may have filmed police shooting in Minnesota Minneapolis police chief Janee Harteau had been under pressure over her handling of the shooting death of 40-year-old Justine Damond last Saturday night. The witness also stayed and watched as officers attempted to administer medical assistance to Damond. Noor then shot Damond from the passenger's seat. [Full Article...]

German 'jihadi girl' found in Mosul could face death penalty

German 'jihadi girl' found in Mosul could face death penalty The Iraqi officials say the women had allegedly been working with ISIS in the police force. The inquiry, based on suspicion that she was supporting a terrorist organization or plotting an attack against a foreign state, was closed after they failed to identify her whereabouts, he said. [Full Article...]

Lowest Sacramento June Unemployment Rate Since 2006

Lowest Sacramento June Unemployment Rate Since 2006 The biggest monthly job decline in Weld came in the service-providing and government sectors, which lost 1,000 and 1,400 jobs over the month, respectively. The education and health services sector decreased by 1,000 jobs in June. An estimated 3,000 people were seeking jobs a year ago, compared to 2,700 this June. [Full Article...]

8 found dead in trailer

8 found dead in trailer It was not immediately clear how many people may have survived and fled, McManus said. Hood also said that some of those with injuries related to heat stroke may result in brain damage, CNN reported . "This is a mass casualty situation for us". Eight others are hospitalised in less serious condition, he said. "Horrific scene overnight in San Antonio where a human smuggling attempt turned dea... [Full Article...]

Afghan security personnel killed in apparent friendly fire

Afghan security personnel killed in apparent friendly fire A gunship mistakenly attacked the police 30 minutes later. According to Reuters, local people said as many as 15 local police, including two commanders, may have been killed and many more wounded in the strike in Gereshk district, north of the provincial capital Lashkar Gah , which has been the scene of heavy fighting over recent days. [Full Article...]

Pentagon set to send more USA troops to Afghanistan

Pentagon set to send more USA troops to Afghanistan Pentagon spokesman Adam Stump on Friday said that the Trump administration will not provide Dollars 350 million in coalition support funds to Pakistan after the US Defence Secretary said he can not certify that Islamabad has taken "sufficient actions" against the dreaded Haqqani network . [Full Article...]

Teens mock drowning man

Teens mock drowning man Someone tells him not to expect any assistance: "Ain't nobody going to help you, you dumb b- - - -". When Dunn loses his struggle to stay alive in the water, one of the teens is heard in the video saying: 'Oh, he just died '. They did not call 9-11 or alert authorities. Dunn got into an argument with his fiancee about 10 or 15 minutes before he entered the water. "Yeah, he dead, but h... [Full Article...]

Three Palestinians Reportedly Killed Amid Palestinian-Incited 'Day of Rage' Riots

Palestinians and Israeli forces clash outside the Old City. A second victim, named as 20-year-old student Muhammed Abu Ghanam, has reportedly died of wounds after being shot by police in At-Tur, also known as the Mount of Olives. The metal detectors are perceived by the Palestinians as an encroachment on Muslim rights and portrayed by Israel as a needed security measure following an attack that ... [Full Article...]

Philippine Congress Approves Extension of Martial Law in Besieged Region

Philippine Congress Approves Extension of Martial Law in Besieged Region In his interpolation of Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, Senator Franklin Drilon noted that the 1987 Philippine Constitution itself gives the president the power to declare martial law only in the case of actual rebellion. Twenty one congressmen and seven senators quizzed officials from the military and the President's Cabinet on why martial law needs to stay. In a letter to Congress last... [Full Article...]

White House signs off on Iran's nuclear compliance, but prepares new sanctions

The New York Times notes that not all of the entities targeted by the new sanctions are Iranian: "They included a Turkey-based supplier of marine equipment and a China-based procurement agent that the Treasury Department said had provided material and support to an Iranian military electronics company". [Full Article...]

USA fines ExxonMobil $2M for violating Russian sanctions

USA fines ExxonMobil $2M for violating Russian sanctions Exxon's "senior-most executives" were aware of the sanctions when two of its subsidiaries signed deals with Russian oil magnate Igor Sechin , it added. The Office of Foreign Assets Control "is trying to retroactively enforce a new interpretation of an executive order that is inconsistent with the explicit and unambiguous guidance from the White House and Treasury issued before the relevant conduc... [Full Article...]

Canada wildfires: Australian firefighters deployed to fight British Columbia blazes

Canada wildfires: Australian firefighters deployed to fight British Columbia blazes Information officer for the province's forest fire department, Kevin Skrepnek, reported that over 160 fires were still raging in British Columbia, 16 of which fired on Saturday. Cariboo Regional District chairman Al Richmond said Monday that teams have gained access to areas where houses and other buildings have been destroyed northwest of 100 Mile House. [Full Article...]

Majority favors Dems in midterm congressional races

Majority favors Dems in midterm congressional races Several Republican senators have declared they could not support the current bill, much to the dismay of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Tennessee). Trump has enjoyed widespread support in these counties for his willingness to negotiate with American companies on an individual basis to prevent the firms from outsourcing jobs overseas. [Full Article...]

Google Feed Introduced to Stream Seamlessly on iOS & Android Devices

Google Feed Introduced to Stream Seamlessly on iOS & Android Devices Those in the United States can see the new feed experience in action by opening the Google app for both Android and iOS. So that the feed is very relevant, users will see a "follow" button every time they search for something on the Google app so that they can be informed on any related content or updates, in the feed. [Full Article...]

Evacuation of Mariposa ordered due to Detwiler Fire

Evacuation of Mariposa ordered due to Detwiler Fire Eight structures have been destroyed and thousands more are threatened in Mariposa County's Detweiler Fire, which was only five percent contained on Wednesday. Roughly 5,000 people are under evacuation orders as the fire burns in steep terrain with dense vegetation. According to Cal Fire's latest advisory, as of 10 a.m. [Full Article...]

Ex-House Speaker Dennis Hastert released from prison

Ex-House Speaker Dennis Hastert released from prison Hastert, 75, was sentenced to 15 months in prison previous year, and reported to Rochester Federal Medical Center in Minnesota last June. Prosecutors went into graphic detail about the sex-abuse allegations, even describing how Hastert would sit in a recliner in the locker room with a direct view of the showers. [Full Article...]

Couple Found 75 Years After Going to Milk Cows

Couple Found 75 Years After Going to Milk Cows The preserved bodies of Marcelin and Francine Dumoulin were found in the Swiss Alps , huddled close together by the base of a ski lift used by thousands of tourists every day. Bernhard Tschannen , director of Glacier 3,000, a cable auto company, said the bodies were found next to each other, well preserved by the ice. Tschannin said the couple apparently fell into a crevasse where they remained... [Full Article...]

The State Department loosens Muslim ban so it doesn't apply to grandparents

The State Department loosens Muslim ban so it doesn't apply to grandparents Attorney General Jeff Sessions said the administration will ask the Supreme Court to weigh in, bypassing the San Francisco-based 9th U.S Circuit Court of Appeals, which has ruled against it in the case. "Family members have been separated and real people have suffered enough". It could help more than 24,000 refugees who had already been vetted and approved by the United States but would have b... [Full Article...]

Trump blames 'a few' Republicans for new health bill collapse

Trump blames 'a few' Republicans for new health bill collapse It was apparent that no GOP senator wanted to be the third to announce opposition and become responsible for killing the bill, so the news from Lee and Moran came simultaneously. Trump's early morning tweet unleashed a barrage of criticism at Congress over the collapse of the GOP's flagship legislative priority. But it has also upset conservative Republicans, who consider eliminating these t... [Full Article...]

Trump plan to renegotiate NAFTA targets United States trade deficit

Trump plan to renegotiate NAFTA targets United States trade deficit It calls for more opportunities for American suppliers for government procurement overseas, such as construction projects, but in the next breath, it insists on preserving Buy American rules that limit such rights for foreigners. economic relationship", said Adam Austen, spokesman for Global Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland. "The negotiating objectives also include adding a digital economy cha... [Full Article...]


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