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Grandmother shoots gator in Polk County Grandmother shoots gator in Polk County
- September 23, 2018

Then, while the gator was roped and on the line, Cochran fired a single shot into the animal's head, killing it. But the mayor of Livingston, population 5,200, wants folks to know she legally hunted the gator. "Typically what they'll do is a death roll, and roll over and over, but this one didn't". It runs from September 10 to 30, and Cochran said her property, which has been in the family for more than 50 years, was issued a hunting permit by a state wildlife biologist. (more...)
Paul Gosar's Siblings Endorse Dem Opponent in New Ad Paul Gosar's Siblings Endorse Dem Opponent in New Ad
- September 23, 2018

Their last names and identities are finally disclosed in a "reveal" toward the end, before candidate Brill closes out the video to say he approved the message . In the UK, Gosar is known for turning up during Donald Trump's visit this summer and speaking in support of the jailed English Defence League founder and white nationalist Stephen Yaxley-Lennon , also known as Tommy Robinson. (more...)
US Supreme Court nominee accuser agrees to testify US Supreme Court nominee accuser agrees to testify
- September 22, 2018

Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Chuck Grassley had set a deadline of 2:30 p.m. Saturday for Ford and her attorneys to respond to the committee's offer for her to appear and testify. Allegations from a university professor, Christine Blasey Ford , emerged in the USA media last week. The president's tweet brought blistering rejoinders from Democrats and a mix of silence and sighs of regret from his own party. (more...)
India's Modi faces calls for resignation over French jet deal India's Modi faces calls for resignation over French jet deal
- September 22, 2018

Congress leader Manish Tewari said, "President (Former) Francois Hollande should also enlighten us how the price went up from 590 crores in 2012 to 1690 crores in 2015 per Rafale fighter jet? ". This has nothing to do with the Government of India and, therefore, any private industry having benefited from the Government of India is a complete lie. (more...)
Syria's Idlib spared attack, Turkey to send in more troops Syria's Idlib spared attack, Turkey to send in more troops
- September 22, 2018

The Il-20 aircraft, with 15 Russians on board, was shot down by Syrian government on Monday after Israeli F-16 jets carrying out air strikes used the Russian plane as "cover". Israeli satellite operator ImageSat International (iSi) published satellite photos emerge aftermath of the recent airstrikes conducted by Israeli jets on the coastal city of Lattakia. (more...)
Hurricane Florence DANGER: Poisonous fire ant clusters spotted in North Carolina floods Hurricane Florence DANGER: Poisonous fire ant clusters spotted in North Carolina floods
- September 22, 2018

US President Donald Trump and Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen (left) visit a house where a boat washed ashore in the backyard while touring a neighbourhood impacted by Hurricane Florence in New Bern, North Carolina. State officials said during the press conference that 114 primary roads around the state remain closed and 540 secondary roads are closed because of Florence . (more...)
Najib arrives at court, expected to face 21 charges Najib arrives at court, expected to face 21 charges
- September 22, 2018

Former Prime Minister Najib Razak speaks during a press conference after being granted bail at a court hearing at Kuala Lumpur High Court in Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia , Thursday. He denies any wrongdoing. On the first to ninth count, Najib was charged with accepting a total of RM2,081,476,926, believed to be proceeds from money laundering activities, which was transferred into his AmIslamic Bank account number 2112022009694 from an account number 8550299001 belonging to Tanore Finance ... (more...)
Revolutionary Guard members killed in attack Revolutionary Guard members killed in attack
- September 22, 2018

Four militants carried out the attack and two of them were killed, according to ISNA . The semi-official news agency Mehr said further shooting broke out as some of the attackers who managed to escape were being chased. The Guards also play a major role in Iran's regional interests in countries such as Iraq, Syria and Yemen. Among those involved are members of the Revolutionary Guard, a paramilitary force answerable only to Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. (more...)
Taiwan police arrest US 3D gun man accused of sex with minor Taiwan police arrest US 3D gun man accused of sex with minor
- September 22, 2018

It is not known if the trip was planned prior to the investigation or why Wilson traveled to Taiwan . Texas and federal authorities launched an worldwide manhunt for Wilson after learning of his whereabouts overseas and that he missed a scheduled return flight home. (more...)
Kavanaugh allegation tests support of GOP women Kavanaugh allegation tests support of GOP women
- September 22, 2018

Christine Blasey Ford , a Palo Alto, Calif., professor, alleges that a drunk Kavanaugh, then 17, pinned her on a bed when she was 15 and tried to remove her clothes while covering her mouth with his hand as his friend watched. "We're going to plow right through it", he said. McConnell's goal has been to confirm Kavanaugh by October 1, the start of the Supreme Court term. (more...)
Donald Tusk, Emmanuel Macron the latest to reject Theresa May’s Brexit model Donald Tusk, Emmanuel Macron the latest to reject Theresa May’s Brexit model
- September 22, 2018

She added: "If the political will is there on the other side, I'm confident we will reach a deal and to do so is in the EU's interests as well as the UK's". Mrs May was left visibly furious after French President Emmanuel Macron said Brexit had been sold to the British public by "liars" and that she needed to come up with "new propositions" if she wants to salvage a deal. (more...)
Beto O'Rourke debate; first debate for Texas Senator tonight Beto O'Rourke debate; first debate for Texas Senator tonight
- September 22, 2018

Friday's debate at Southern Methodist University focused on domestic policy. " Dr. Christine Blasey Ford may testify about her allegations of attempted sexual assault against Judge Brett Kavanaugh", the debate moderator asked Cruz. O'Rourke wants on the court are the same as those favored by people like Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton, Mr. Cruz argued, once again tying Mr. O'Rourke's platform to those Democratic figures unpopular in the Lone Star State. (more...)
Puerto Ricans mark 1 year since Hurricane Maria Puerto Ricans mark 1 year since Hurricane Maria
- September 22, 2018

Tarps still covered many homes that have yet to be rebuilt in the town of 37,000, even as the nostalgic strains of "Amanecer Borincano" - "Puerto Rican Dawn" - resonated at the spot where Maria first unleashed its fury. Researchers at George Washington University concluded last month that almost 3,000 Puerto Ricans were killed by the storm, comparing normal mortality on the island with the number who died in the months after the hurricane. (more...)
Under right terms, Kavanaugh accuser may testify after all Under right terms, Kavanaugh accuser may testify after all
- September 22, 2018

Christine Blasey Ford is making more demands before she will agree to testify about her claim that she was sexually assaulted by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh more than 35 years ago. Republicans are defending their majority in the House and aiming to hold on to their slim advantage in the Senate. A substantial delay could push confirmation past the November elections, when Democrats have a shot at winning Senate control, plus allow more time for unforeseen problems to crop ... (more...)
Cruz leads ORourke 54 to 45 in latest Texas Senate race poll Cruz leads ORourke 54 to 45 in latest Texas Senate race poll
- September 21, 2018

The Reuters poll had a margin of error of 4 points and its findings are similar to multiple polls from August that showed the race incredibly close. Independent voters support O'Rourke by 51 percent. "There's a possibility it could happen". "There should be 10 times as much money across all markets", said Albert Morales, a Fort Worth native who serves as senior political director for the left-leaning polling firm Latino Decisions. (more...)
Clean-Up Begins After Storm Ali Batters Parts Of Britain Clean-Up Begins After Storm Ali Batters Parts Of Britain
- September 21, 2018

STORM Ali is set to hit Inverclyde today with winds of up to 60mph and heavy rain. Q&A Tell us: how have you been affected by the weather? Severe weather events can be very unpredictable and carry very real risks. Heavy rain is expected throughout Thursday, with a yellow weather warning in place for rain in Wales and parts of north-west England and a yellow wind warning in place for much of England and parts of Wales later in the day. (more...)
Rosenstein Wanted to Record, Oust Trump Rosenstein Wanted to Record, Oust Trump
- September 21, 2018

Rosenstein told Andrew McCabe , then acing Federal Bureau of Investigation director, that he believed he could persuade Attorney General Jeff Sessions and John Kelly to join this effort, the Times reported. "When he was interviewed by the Special Counsel more than a year ago, he gave all of his memos - classified and unclassified - to the Special Counsel's office", the statement continued. (more...)
Pope Temporarily Relieves Bishop Mulakkal of Pastoral Duties Pope Temporarily Relieves Bishop Mulakkal of Pastoral Duties
- September 21, 2018

Protests erupted outside the crime branch office in Thrippunithura where Mulakkal was questioned on Thursday. Earlier, on August 18, he was interrogated by the police in Jalandhar . Kottayam Superintendent of Police Hari Sankar said the bishop's questioning was likely to be over on Thursday. The nun had accused the clergyman of repeatedly raping and having unnatural sex with her between 2014 and 2016, a charge denied by him. (more...)
South Africa Becomes First African Country to Legalize Recreational Cannabis Use South Africa Becomes First African Country to Legalize Recreational Cannabis Use
- September 21, 2018

Previously, possessing, growing or using marijuana for personal use - even in small quantities - exposed users to fines of up to hundreds of dollars as well as jail time. However, the judgement did not specify the amount that can be used by an adult in private use. The highest court in South Africa has now said that an adult can grow cannabis as long as it's for personal use and grown in private. (more...)
Senate Republicans to propose Wednesday hearing for Kavanaugh, accuser Senate Republicans to propose Wednesday hearing for Kavanaugh, accuser
- September 21, 2018

He's come out expressing doubt as to the veracity of Ford's claims and is continuing his ongoing defense of Kavanaugh. The Senate Judiciary Committee delayed a vote on Kavanaugh. Trump's tweet marked a sharp break from the days after the accusation first surfaced, during which he refrained from attacking Christine Blasey Ford , a professor in California, and said she deserved to be heard by the Senate Judiciary Committee. (more...)
Multiple people reported hurt in Syracuse, New York shooting Multiple people reported hurt in Syracuse, New York shooting
- September 21, 2018

The victims are all expected to survive, police say. Details of the victims, reportedly aged from eight to 35 years, have not yet been released. Police responded to a shooting shortly after 9 pm local time and found several people with gunshot wounds, the department said in a statement posted on Twitter by a producer for National Public Radio. (more...)
India, Pakistan foreign ministers agree to meet in NY India, Pakistan foreign ministers agree to meet in NY
- September 21, 2018

Earlier, former cricketer and Indian minister Navjot Singh Sidhu who had visited Pakistan to attend PM Khan's oath-taking ceremony last month said Pakistan Army Chief Qamar Javed Bajwa had pledged that the Pakistan government will open the Dera Baba Nanak (Kartarpur) corridor on Guru Nanak's 550th birth anniversary. (more...)
Arrested Demonstrating Support For Christine Blasey Ford Arrested Demonstrating Support For Christine Blasey Ford
- September 21, 2018

On Thursday night, Ford's lawyers talked to Judiciary Committee staff to discuss the terms for her testimony. "It will be a circus atmosphere, no matter what". Kavanaugh has firmly denied the allegations made against him. Ford's camp and the Democrats opposed to Kavanaugh's confirmation quickly balked, demanding an " FBI investigation" despite the Department of Justice's repeated assertion that the accusation, as it involves no potential federal crime, is not under the Bureau's general ... (more...)
Captain Cook's Shipwrecked HMB Endeavour May Have Been Found Captain Cook's Shipwrecked HMB Endeavour May Have Been Found
- September 21, 2018

It was hired as a British troop transport during the American War of Independence and was scuttled in a blockade off Rhode Island in 1778. The Australian National Maritime Museum teamed up with Rhode Island Marine Archaeology Project to search Newport Harbour for the famous vessel and will announce their results at an event in NY on Friday at 5pm local time. (more...)
Vietnam President dies of serious illness at 61 Vietnam President dies of serious illness at 61
- September 21, 2018

He passed away from a "serious illness despite devoted treatment by professors and doctors", the official Vietnam News Agency said. Two weeks later, Quang was reportedly visibly unwell and stumbled during a visit by Indonesian President Joko Widodo on September 11. (more...)
US sanctions Chinese military unit for buying Russian jets, missiles US sanctions Chinese military unit for buying Russian jets, missiles
- September 21, 2018

Meanwhile, Moscow warned the United States against "playing with fire". The US State Department said on Thursday that the purchases of Russian Sukhoi Su-35 fighter jets and S-400 surface-to-air missiles by China's Equipment Development Department (EDD) of China's Ministry of Defence violated US sanctions on Russia . (more...)
3D Printed Gun Advocate Cody Wilson Charged With Child Sexual Assault 3D Printed Gun Advocate Cody Wilson Charged With Child Sexual Assault
- September 21, 2018

Wilson's driver's license photo matched the image on the "Sanjuro" profile. Wilson is identified in the affidavit as the owner of Austin-based Defense Distributed . According to the detectives who interviewed the alleged victim: "If someone mistakes her age, it's because they think she's younger, not older than the 16-year-old she is". (more...)
Brexit 'humiliation' leaves May vulnerable: United Kingdom papers
- September 21, 2018

Challenges to her Brexit plan and her leadership will take center stage at a raucous party conference in early October. Senior Brexiteers see Mrs May's political humiliation in Salzburg as an opportunity, not to remove her, but to allow her to climb down of... (more...)
3 children, 2 adults stabbed at unlicensed day care 3 children, 2 adults stabbed at unlicensed day care
- September 21, 2018

Friday. Her relationship with the children wasn't immediately clear. Four other uninjured children were removed from the home for observation. One of girls is in a critical condition, but none of the injuries are believed to be life-threatening. (more...)
Bobi Wine Driven Home Bobi Wine Driven Home
- September 21, 2018

Kyagulanyi, 36, has been seeking medical treatment in the USA for injuries he claims were sustained while allegedly being tortured in custody following his arrest last month. The MP and other politicians were charged in August after stones were allegedly thrown at President Yoweri Museveni's convoy. The government denies that he was mistreated. (more...)

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