• Menendez jury resumes talks as judge mulls new instructions
Menendez jury resumes talks as judge mulls new instructions

Salomon Melgen . Bob Menendez's trial said for a second time Thursday that they are deadlocked on the counts of the indictment, a strong sign that the case may soon end in a mistrial . Melgen faced the same charges except for the false statements accusation. Sen. Bob Menendez (D-NJ) might have looked like a dead man walking. Menendez recipro...

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  • Trump urges United Nations council to renew Syria chemical arms inquiry
Trump urges United Nations council to renew Syria chemical arms inquiry

The Security Council is set to vote on dueling proposals from the USA and Russian Federation on how to proceed with their investigation into the chemical attacks in Syria. "Not doing so would only give consent to such atrocities while tragically failing the Syrian people who have suffered from these despicable acts". The JIM experts also said the...

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  • Roy Moore Says He's Being 'Harassed' By The Media
Roy Moore Says He's Being 'Harassed' By The Media

The committee dropped its support for Moore after the first allegations against him surfaced a week ago, and the group's chairman, Sen. Shelby said: "It's not a good situation". Marty Baron says the caller's reporting methods bear "no relationship to reality". After consulting with those close to him , Steve Bannon has decided he'll continue s...

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  • Today is Winter Weather Awareness Day in Missouri
Today is Winter Weather Awareness Day in Missouri

As the front moves through it will bring snow and strong winds. As of this afternoon, heavy rain was already moving into western Washington . Plan on hard travel conditions over the Sierra passes Thursday and Thursday night. Motorists planning travel into the mountains of the Sierra Nevada during this time frame should be prepared for hazardous wi...

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  • Russian Federation posts videogame image as 'irrefutable proof' USA helps IS
Russian Federation posts videogame image as 'irrefutable proof' USA helps IS

Researchers at Conflict Intelligence Team, a nonprofit group that investigates Russian military activities, subsequently reported that three other images shared by Russia as "irrefutable evidence " of us forces assisting the Islamic State were actually taken from video released by the Iraqi Ministry of Defense in 2016.

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  • Floor collapses during apartment party
Floor collapses during apartment party

Sunday when the Denton Fire Departments responded to a report of a fire alarm. Abioloa Busari, a junior at University of North Texas hosted the homecoming party and lives in the unit that collapsed. Carroll told the station she's called the cops on her upstairs neighbors' parties before. "Everything is gone", said Carroll. "We're trying to reac...

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  • Police have 'subject in custody' following stabbings at Mall of America
Police have 'subject in custody' following stabbings at Mall of America

The second victim was stabbed after trying to intervene. The suspect, 20-year-old Mahad Abdiaziz Abdiraham, of Minneapolis , was attempting to rob one of the men of personal belongings, police said . He got me!'. I knew something was not right. Most of the shops closed at 7 p.m. Sunday; the Hard Rock Cafe and some restaurants on the fourth leve...

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  • Korea to train with three United States aircraft carriers
Korea to train with three United States aircraft carriers

The four-day drills that began in waters off South Korea's eastern coast come as President Donald Trump continues a visit to Asia that has been dominated by discussions over the North Korean nuclear threat. "The future of this region and its handsome people must not be held hostage to a dictator's twisted fantasies of violent conquest and nuclear b...

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  • NFIB now says it supports House tax bill
NFIB now says it supports House tax bill

The plan would reduce tax rates for low and middle-income Americans and doubles the standard deduction from $6,350 to $12,000 for individuals and $12,700 to $24,000 for married couples. "The sooner we get this in place the better we are". The House and Senate bills are broadly similar in their general outlines. The House version would collapse ...

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  • Retired Navy Veteran charged with kidnapping college student Ashanti Billie
Retired Navy Veteran charged with kidnapping college student Ashanti Billie

Surveillance footage from the scene depicts someone believed to be Billie driving into the base and circling the Billie's on the morning of her disappearance. He had access to area bases, and investigators believe he is homeless and lived - at least partially - on the Navy bases. Billie's parents, who both served in the Army, said in interviews a...

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  • Queen Elizabeth Stashed Millions in Offshore Tax Havens: Paradise Papers
Queen Elizabeth Stashed Millions in Offshore Tax Havens: Paradise Papers

The Paradise Papers reporting is similar to the Panama Papers, which in 2016 exposed cases involving celebrities and business executives who reportedly moved large chunks of their wealth into offshore tax havens . The £519 million ($680 million) Duchy, which provides the Queen with an income to cover official expenses, says it invests primaril...

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  • Trump Actions on Protected Status Prompt Outcry from Latino Lawmakers, Advocates
Trump Actions on Protected Status Prompt Outcry from Latino Lawmakers, Advocates

Immigrants with Temporary Protected Status (TPS) are allowed to live and work in the USA if it is determined that they are unable to safely return to their home country because of an environmental disaster, armed conflict, or other extraordinary conditions.

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  • Paul recovering from 5 broken ribs — APNewsBreak
Paul recovering from 5 broken ribs — APNewsBreak

Boucher got arrested for tackling Paul while he was mowing the lawn. "They are also prominent members of the local medical community and worked together when they were both practicing physicians", lawyer Matthew J. Boucher admitted to the crime and was released on Sunday on a $5,000 bond. Paul reportedly told police that Boucher tackled him from ...

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  • Mueller Has Evidence To Bring Charges Against General Flynn, His Son
Mueller Has Evidence To Bring Charges Against General Flynn, His Son

Citing multiple sources familiar with the investigation, NBC said Mueller's team was looking at possible charges of money laundering and lying to federal agents, and Flynn's role in a possible plan to remove an opponent of the Turkish president from the U.S.

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  • Jared Kushner's team turned over documents to special counsel in Russian Federation investigation
Jared Kushner's team turned over documents to special counsel in Russian Federation investigation

President Trump's contacts with former White House chief strategist Stephen Bannon could raise potential conflicts of interest, according to three former White House ethics lawyers. An NBC/Wall Street Journal poll released on Sunday put Mr. Trump's approval rating at 38 percent - the lowest for the survey since February, when he was a month into...

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  • Sessions Rejected Russian Proposal by Campaign Adviser, Source Says
Sessions Rejected Russian Proposal by Campaign Adviser, Source Says

Sam Clovis , a former Trump campaign national co-chairman and chief policy adviser, wrote in a letter to President Trump dated Thursday that he does "not want to be a distraction or a negative influence", per the AP. "His lack of qualifications and long history of politically divisive statements were disqualifying, and the recent news surrounding...

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  • Timeline: Trump's Las Vegas vs. NY responses
Timeline: Trump's Las Vegas vs. NY responses

He killed eight people and injured 11 others, including two children. Trump also commented on the attack being attributed to ISIS. In response to the attack, President Trump tweeted , "In NYC, looks like another attack by a very sick and deranged person ".

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  • SpaceX's Falcon 9 delivers satellite into orbit lands on droneship
SpaceX's Falcon 9 delivers satellite into orbit lands on droneship

The Falcon 9's first stage completed a successful landing on an off-shore drone ship about eight-and-a-half minutes after launch. In preparation for today's launch, Koreasat 5A was lifted upright at launchpad 39A on Sunday. Koreasat 5A will be parked at 113 degrees east longitude, where its orbital velocity will match the rotation of Earth, all...

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  • PM Modi slams Chidambaram's remarks on Kashmir autonomy
PM Modi slams Chidambaram's remarks on Kashmir autonomy

He said: "Why are Congress leaders lending their voice to those who want Azadi in Kashmir? This is an insult to our courageous soldiers", Modi said. the overwhelming majority. want autonomy". The Prime Minister made these remarks while addressing a meet of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders in Bengaluru .

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  • Why should Aadhaar be linked to mobile phones, SC asks Centre
Why should Aadhaar be linked to mobile phones, SC asks Centre

The court said this after Attorney General K.K. Venugopal told the bench that the Centre had filed a detailed affidavit refuting all the allegations on expanding the area under Aadhaar linkage. The plea is listed for hearing before a bench comprising Justices AK Sikri and Ashok Bhushan today. The court meanwhile issued notice on petitions f...

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  • Puerto Rico gov seeks to cancel $300M Whitefish contract
Puerto Rico gov seeks to cancel $300M Whitefish contract

And that the Puerto Rican government "waives any claim against contractor related to delayed completion of work ". The ranking Democrats on the Senate Energy and Natural Resources and Finance committees on Wednesday asked the Government Accountability Office to investigate the contract .

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  • Death toll rises to 14 in Mogadishu bombings
Death toll rises to 14 in Mogadishu bombings

Two of the five attackers were killed on the first floor, Hussein said. Al Jazeera's Mohammed Adow, reporting from Nairobi, Kenya, said at least three heavily armed Al-Shabab gunmen have gained entry to the Nasa-Hablod hotel and that fighting was still going on.

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  • Oil dips from four-week highs
Oil dips from four-week highs

Futures fell 0.6 percent in NY, halting three sessions of gains. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and some non-OPEC producers including Russian Federation have pledged to reduce production by around 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd) until the end of March 2018 to drain a global supply glut.

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  • Tropical Low Headed to South Florida
Tropical Low Headed to South Florida

The system will have little chance to develop because of interaction with an arriving cold front. The disturbance will start to move to the northeast, producing heavy rainfall in the Cayman Islands and Cuba Friday and Saturday. This is a hotbed of tropical origins that we'll be watching through the end of October and into November. The worst hu...

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  • Drug take back event set for Saturday
Drug take back event set for Saturday

Only prescription pills and patches will be accepted. The Tallahassee Police Department is taking part once again the National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. Monday-Friday or by calling 744-7560 or 911 if it is after hours, and we can let you in to drop off the meds", said Eveleth Police Chief Tim Koivunen.

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