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The Latest on Guatemala’s Deadly Volcano Eruption The Latest on Guatemala’s Deadly Volcano Eruption
- June 05, 2018

At least 25 people were killed after the volcano erupted Sunday, spewing a river of lava and plumes of smoke nearly 6 miles into the air, said CONRED, the government agency for disaster reduction. This is when a violently erupted mass of rock fragments and hot gas finds itself too dense to rise as an ash column and instead cascades down the volcano's slopes. (more...)
5.5-magnitude quake reported beneath Hawaii's exploding Mt. Kilauea 5.5-magnitude quake reported beneath Hawaii's exploding Mt. Kilauea
- June 05, 2018

The US Geological Survey said the lava from the Kilauea volcano has covered an area of 5.5 square miles - four times as big as New York's Central Park. "We put out a message this morning for folks who knew people that were still in there to make contact with us", said Magno, adding that there was no longer cell phone or landline service in the evacuation zones. (more...)
Woman Says Guatemalan Volcano Buried Her Family Woman Says Guatemalan Volcano Buried Her Family
- June 05, 2018

ESTRADA/AFP/Getty ImagesThe erupting Fuego Volcano - one of Central America's most active - is seen from Alotenango (about 25 miles southwest of Guatemala City ) on June 3, 2018. "It's a river of lava that overflowed its banks and affected the El Rodeo village". Kilauea's primary mode of destruction is lava , but Fuego has unleashed pyroclastic flow - a nasty mix of ash, rock and volcanic gases that can be much more risky than lava . (more...)
Woman Charged In Deadly Baseball Field Drive Due In Court Woman Charged In Deadly Baseball Field Drive Due In Court
- June 05, 2018

Carol Sharrow, of Sanford , Maine, allegedly blew through a gate and drove onto the field at Goodall Park, sending players and bystanders scattering for safety, police said. A motorist who witnessed the accident later told Fulton police he believed a teddy bear had been hit and thrown. The documents showed police were skeptical of that explanation, but it was unclear why police did not continue to investigate Parkhurst. (more...)
Mueller Accuses Paul Manafort of Attempted Witness Tampering
- June 05, 2018

One of the terms of Manafort's bail and supervised release was that he not commit any crimes. Court documents do not name Manafort's associate, but they refer to him as "Person A" and note the pseudonym is consistent with previous filings in the case. (more...)
Enemies Can't Be Trusted, Tehran Won't Yield to Foreign Pressure - Iran's Leader Enemies Can't Be Trusted, Tehran Won't Yield to Foreign Pressure - Iran's Leader
- June 05, 2018

Khamenei again ruled this out. "I would tell these countries that they should be aware that this is a dream that will never come true". Trump also objected that the 2015 deal, reached under his predecessor Barack Obama, did not address Iran's nuclear work beyond 2025 or its role in conflicts in Yemen and Syria. (more...)
Saudi Arabia grants first driving licences to women Saudi Arabia grants first driving licences to women
- June 05, 2018

Along with other reform efforts , such as lifting a ban on women attending sporting events and allowing movie theaters in Saudi Arabia, permitting women to drive has been a focus for human rights activists in the country. Often, police would detain a female driver until a male relative could pick her up and sign a pledge on her behalf that she would not drive again. Just four years ago, the country's top cleric, Grand Mufti Abdulaziz Al Sheikh, said barring women from driving "was in the best ... (more...)
Trump Lawyers' Made Case To Mueller Against Subpoena Trump Lawyers' Made Case To Mueller Against Subpoena
- June 05, 2018

Giuliani told Fox News Thursday that Mueller would have to meet two conditions for an interview to take place: provide access to the " spygate " files as well as the memo penned by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein outlining the scope of Mueller's authority in the special counsel probe . (more...)
Mattis says it will be a 'bumpy road' to Kim summit Mattis says it will be a 'bumpy road' to Kim summit
- June 04, 2018

The three ministers concurred on the continuance of surveillance activities to block ship-to-ship smuggling of items banned under U.N. Security Council resolutions to North Korea. South Korean President Moon Jae-in is to join that summit with the meeting likely to declare an end to the Korean War after nearly 70 years, the JoongAng Daily reported yesterday, citing a diplomatic source it did not identify. (more...)
He's Pro-Incest, Paedophilia, And Rape. He's Also Running For Congress He's Pro-Incest, Paedophilia, And Rape. He's Also Running For Congress
- June 04, 2018

Speaking to the Huffington Post he said: 'A lot of people are exhausted of political correctness and being constrained by it. "A lot of people are exhausted of political correctness and being constrained by it", he told the Huffington Post Thursday. (more...)
Woman arrested after firing shots in San Diego near marathon Woman arrested after firing shots in San Diego near marathon
- June 04, 2018

The woman, described as in her 50s, dropped what police believe was likely an airsoft pistol off the roof of the parking garage before her arrest. She said of the police, "They kept everyone cool". Police are still investigating the incident, according to the Union-Tribune. The suspect threw the weapon from the top of the structure to the street below before being taken into custody. (more...)
Woman shot dead husband because he bashed family cat Woman shot dead husband because he bashed family cat
- June 04, 2018

Mary Harrison told authorities that the shooting on Saturday occurred during an argument. Dexter was rushed to Presbyterian Hospital where he was pronounced dead. Dallas police, in a statement Sunday, say she told officers that he'd been beating the cat. They said the family's pet cat went missing, but after the wife posted several signs, it was eventually returned. (more...)
Teacher accused of feeding sick puppy to snapping turtle Teacher accused of feeding sick puppy to snapping turtle
- June 04, 2018

The school insisted that the experiment was "not a part of any school-directed program", while the turtle was seized by the Idaho State Department of Agriculture and " humanely euthanized ", as it is viewed as an invasive species by state authorities. (more...)
Trudeau And Macron Team Up Against Trump Over U.S. Tariffs Trudeau And Macron Team Up Against Trump Over U.S. Tariffs
- June 04, 2018

It will hurt Americans. "The prime minister raised the US decision to apply tariffs to European Union steel and aluminum imports, which she said was unjustified and deeply disappointing", a spokesman for the prime minister told reporters. (more...)
Bill Clinton bristles at questions on Lewinsky, #MeToo Bill Clinton bristles at questions on Lewinsky, #MeToo
- June 04, 2018

The apology was public". He said that he feels that numerous facts of the Clinton-Lewinsky affair have traditionally been omitted partly because people "were frustrated that they got all these serious allegations against the current occupant of the Oval Office", pointing to President Donald Trump, who has faced myriad accusations of sexual misconduct. (more...)
Trump Warns Trudeau on Nafta: Fair Deal or 'No Deal at All' Trump Warns Trudeau on Nafta: Fair Deal or 'No Deal at All'
- June 04, 2018

On Twitter , Manfred Weber, the leader of the European People's Party in the European Parliament said Europe had "no choice" but to defend itself. Canada , which is the largest supplies of steel to the USA, has announced retaliatory worth £9.6bn and Mexico said it would match U.S. (more...)
Supreme Court Rules 7-2 in Favor of Anti-Gay Baker Supreme Court Rules 7-2 in Favor of Anti-Gay Baker
- June 04, 2018

The ruling is a win for baker Jack Phillips but leaves unsettled the broader constitutional questions the case presented. But later, Kennedy said the Colorado Civil Rights Commission seemed "neither tolerant nor respectful of Mr. But the court is not deciding the big issue in the case, whether a business can invoke religious objections to refuse service to gay and lesbian people. (more...)
North Korea ‘replaces’ military top brass in pre-summit shake-up North Korea ‘replaces’ military top brass in pre-summit shake-up
- June 04, 2018

He said the army could be getting ready to take over crucial infrastructure projects. North Korea's nuclear weapons program has been a source of major security tensions that persisted despite a series of United Nations and US sanctions and it has also demonstrated advances in ballistic missile technology that experts believe now threatens the USA mainland. (more...)
Gabriela on Duterte kissing OFW: 'Disgusting theatrics of a misogynist' Gabriela on Duterte kissing OFW: 'Disgusting theatrics of a misogynist'
- June 04, 2018

The U.S. -based group Human Rights Watch called the February remark the latest in a "series of misogynist, derogatory and demeaning statements he has made about women". The other woman reached for the president's hand and put it on her forehead in a traditional gesture of respect for an elderly. Duterte asked if she can explain to her husband that the antic was just a joke, and she said yes. (more...)
Spain: Rajoy defeated in no-confidence vote, Sanchez PM - Spain Spain: Rajoy defeated in no-confidence vote, Sanchez PM - Spain
- June 04, 2018

Mr Sanchez has received the backing of six parties totalling 180 votes in parliament to become prime minister, more than the absolute majority of 176 votes needed to take power immediately if the no-confidence vote is held today as scheduled. (more...)
'Frankly insulting': Trudeau slams United States over tariff reasoning 'Frankly insulting': Trudeau slams United States over tariff reasoning
- June 04, 2018

The filed complaints come in response to President Trump's decision announced on Friday. His administration has also argued that the tariffs are needed to protect national security , a claim that some critics and fellow Republicans have taken issue with. (more...)
Political novice Giuseppe Conte sworn in as Italy's new PM Political novice Giuseppe Conte sworn in as Italy's new PM
- June 04, 2018

Giuseppe Conte, left, and Sergio Mattarella. 28 May: In a day of rapidly moving events, Mr Conte takes his cabinet choices to Mr Mattarella but the president vetoes the choice of Paolo Savona as finance minister. In his first weekend as Italy's minister of interior, Matteo Salvini traveled to Pozzallo, Sicily, a harbor town that has become a main port of arrival for migrants and refugees, mainly from Libya, as they attempt to cross the Mediterranean Sea. (more...)
Seven killed as gathering condemning violence targeted in Kabul Seven killed as gathering condemning violence targeted in Kabul
- June 04, 2018

No one immediately claimed responsibility for the attack. In April, two explosions in Kabul killed at least 26 people, including nine journalists who had arrived to report on an initial blast and were targeted by a suicide bomber. "Executing, financing and supporting such acts are against Sharia law", they said in a statement tweeted by the government. The religious scholars repeated their call on the Taliban to accept the Afghan government's "unconditional" peace offer. (more...)
District attorney seeking death penalty in deputy shooting District attorney seeking death penalty in deputy shooting
- June 04, 2018

Col. Dereck Stewart told reporters. The man who allegedly shot and killed a sheriff's deputy in Tennessee has been captured, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation tweeted Friday. At the time of the report, Castro-Miles told police Wiggins was "doing meth all night and smoking marijuana". She told investigators she was seated in the deputy's vehicle with Wiggins and saw the suspect shoot Baker, 32, according to a criminal court affidavit. (more...)
Justin Trudeau says tariffs on steel and aluminum are 'insulting'
- June 04, 2018

The comments came as Trudeau took a more aggressive tone on " Meet the Press " in an interview that aired on Sunday, even as he compared Canada to the stoic, "even-tempered" moose. Wallace remained skeptical, saying, "But you're making it sound like this is the beginning or the midway point in negotiations". "This is a trade dispute, if you will. (more...)
Kim Jong Un 'fires North Korea's top three military generals' Kim Jong Un 'fires North Korea's top three military generals'
- June 04, 2018

Speaking at a security conference in Singapore ahead of a planned summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un, Mattis said it is vital that the global community keeps UN Security Council sanctions in place for now. (more...)
Death toll in Guatemala volcano eruption now at 25
- June 04, 2018

Hundreds of rescue workers, including firefighters, police and soldiers worked to recover bodies from the still-smoking lava . Cabanas said that the dead included a civil protection official and others trapped by muddy material that descended from the 3 763m volcano. (more...)
A Millionaire, Secret Tunnels, and a Fiery Death in Maryland A Millionaire, Secret Tunnels, and a Fiery Death in Maryland
- June 04, 2018

Beckwitt was expected to be released on $100,000 bond. Beckwitt, a conspiracy theorist who attends computer hacking conventions, has amassed a multimillion-dollar fortune as a day trader in the stock market. Bonsib described Beckwitt's project as a do-it-yourself version of Cold War-era bomb shelters, according to WTOP . Daniel Beckwitt, 27, had been building the bunker because of his fear of "international threats, including from North Korea", his lawyer said. (more...)
Fallon to Parkland students: 'Don't let anything stop you' Fallon to Parkland students: 'Don't let anything stop you'
- June 04, 2018

The Tonight Show host delivered the commencement address at the school in Parkland , Fla., that was the site of the tragic shooting in February that took the lives of 17 people. He is one of several celebrities who participated in the March for Our Lives demonstration in Washington, D.C., and sponsored buses for other activists . (more...)
Guatemala Fuego Volcano Eruption: Deaths Reported, People Missing Amid Lava Flows Guatemala Fuego Volcano Eruption: Deaths Reported, People Missing Amid Lava Flows
- June 04, 2018

Earlier on Sunday, the volcano spewed black smoke and ash into the sky, prompting the evacuation of about 100 people. Explosions are still coming from the volcano, said Eddy Sánchez, director of the National Institute for Seismology, Vulcanology, Meteorology and Hydrology of Guatemala known as INSIVUMEH. (more...)

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