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In a Heartbeat - Animated Short Film In a Heartbeat - Animated Short Film
- August 01, 2017

My gay little heart definitely made for a bit of misty-eyed viewing towards the end of this sublimely made, touching queer love story, so I recommend having a tissue at the ready. In a Heartbeat gained a lot of attention on Kickstarter, with an original goal of $3,000 that ended up reaching $14,000. "A concept: make in a heartbeat a full-length movie ", one person wrote on Twitter . (more...)
Cent Lashes Out On Instagram, Threatens To Exit 'Power' Cent Lashes Out On Instagram, Threatens To Exit 'Power'
- August 01, 2017

He stated, "I accept my series " POWER " was not meant to be a signature show for the network, but it is the highest rated show". "I'm taking my talents to south beach f-k this". " Power " writers had no choice but to pack their deaths into one hour-long episode that Sunday, along with a few other story lines. While the rapper didn't detail the problem and the network has not commented on his rant, showrunner Courtney Kemp Agboh recently told EW that there was a disagreement between the ... (more...)
Crossbow killer Brett Ryan murdered family to hide his deceit Crossbow killer Brett Ryan murdered family to hide his deceit
- August 01, 2017

Nearly a decade ago, Ryan's break up with another girlfriend had triggered a depressive episode in Ryan that led to him to commit a series of heists in Canada disguised as an elderly man, earning him the nickname " Fake Beard Bandit ". (more...)
Priests barred from pub after being mistaken for stag party Priests barred from pub after being mistaken for stag party
- August 01, 2017

But assistant manager Matt Morgan said they received a free round of drinks when the situation was explained. It said the priests had initially thought the bartender was joking when he mistook them for a stag party, an all-male bash held for men who are getting married and which in Britain often involves dressing up and consuming copious amounts of alcohol. (more...)
Four killed in gunfight in Moscow court building Four killed in gunfight in Moscow court building
- August 01, 2017

Russian Federation media dubbed the accused "the Grand Theft Auto gang", after the video game. Three were killed and the other two were disarmed and detained. She said that she saw a wounded female guard whose "face was all bloody". A spokesperson for the court, Natalia Osipova, said work "has now resumed". (more...)
Zarif, Cavusoglu meet on Palestine Zarif, Cavusoglu meet on Palestine
- August 01, 2017

Today Istanbul hosts a meeting of foreign ministers of OIC member countries. Following the July 14 attack, in which three Arab Israelis shot dead two police officers using weapons smuggled into the Al-Aqsa Mosque, Israel placed new security measures at entrances to the holy site, leading to widespread uproar among Muslims. (more...)
BBCI: Jordan MPs vote to scrap rape law loophole BBCI: Jordan MPs vote to scrap rape law loophole
- August 01, 2017

Cheers and applause erupted from the spectators' gallery in the lower house of Jordan's parliament on Tuesday after legislators voted by a majority to abolish Article 308. Urge #Arab states to follow. Jordanian parliamentarian Wafa Bani Mustafa, who campaigned to end the law, said last week that parents often agreed to such "rapist marriages" to minimize "family shame", but she said no girl should be "presented as a gift" to her rapist. (more...)
Tip line on Elephant Hill fire Tip line on Elephant Hill fire
- August 01, 2017

Anyone with information about this fire is asked to contact the RCMP dedicated tip line at 1-855-685-8788. BLM and Cal Fire crews are also assisting with the fight. The Grant Fire was first reported just after 7 o'clock last night. The RCMP is seeking the public's assistance and is seeking any information regarding this fire. (more...)
Germany warns U.S. over Russian Federation sanctions Germany warns U.S. over Russian Federation sanctions
- August 01, 2017

When outgoing U.S. president Barack Obama imposed new sanctions on Russia last December, including expelling dozens of Russian diplomats and seizing two Russian recreational estates, Mr Putin chose not to respond and said Russia would not expel United States diplomats despite the overwhelming expectations. (more...)
Mother of two dies after getting illegal butt injections Mother of two dies after getting illegal butt injections
- August 01, 2017

After the alleged procedure, Bynum began complaining of dizziness and chest pains, and was taken to Mount Sinai St. Luke's Medical Center. They chose to pull the plug after Bynum showed no signs of consciousness. "She was brain dead and she had zero chance to basically come back from it". Meanwhile, the victim's mother tells Eyewitness News she is now traveling into NY from Pennsylvania to make funeral arrangements. (more...)
Trump Blindsided Jared And Ivanka With Transgender Military Ban Trump Blindsided Jared And Ivanka With Transgender Military Ban
- August 01, 2017

The White House has said General Kelly will have "full authority" to bring discipline to the White House. Ivanka is reportedly focused on getting a child care tax credit included as part of Trump and House Republicans' push for tax reform, and is also fighting for the 2018 budget to include paid family leave. (more...)
72-year-old Oklahoma woman kills 11 venomous snakes 72-year-old Oklahoma woman kills 11 venomous snakes
- August 01, 2017

Newby her friend. The woman, identified only as Mrs. Newby, killed 11 copperheads one night, then four the following night. In another Facebook post this weekend, Thompson said her neighbor had killed almost 20. Thompson's Facebook post has been shared more than 250 times. "She sure is courageous!" Others users slammed Mrs. Newby for killing the snakes instead of having someone come and remove them. (more...)
Terrorist Hafiz Saeed to remain under house arrest for 2 more months Terrorist Hafiz Saeed to remain under house arrest for 2 more months
- August 01, 2017

The Jamaat-ud-Dawah chief and his four close aides - Abdullah Ubaid, Malik Zafar Iqbal, Abdul Rehman Abid and Qazi Kashif Hussain - had been placed under house arrest on January 31 for three months under the Anti-Terrorism Act 1997. According to the Counter Terrorism Department, JuD activists had "planned to spread chaos in the country" as they knew Saeed and other members would be released soon, the Punjab Government said in a notification. (more...)
Man Arrested In Violent Murder Of Victorville Store Owner Man Arrested In Violent Murder Of Victorville Store Owner
- August 01, 2017

The victim, identified as 62-year-old Chong Suk Hong, was working inside the Xtreme Menswear store, which is owned by her son, when a man robbed her before assaulting her and repeatedly stabbing her, San Bernardino County sheriff's officials said. (more...)
Poland ignores European Union court ban on logging in Bialowieza Poland ignores European Union court ban on logging in Bialowieza
- August 01, 2017

It also accused Poland of gender discrimination by letting women judges retire aged 60 and male judges aged 65. "All Member States are obliged to comply with interim measures by the Court", said EU Commission Spokeswoman Mina Andreeva . The EU has been at loggerheads with Poland over four controversial bills, two of which have been adopted by the Polish Parliament but vetoed by President Andrzej Duda. (more...)
Doctors without Borders refuses to sign Italy's migrant rescue code of conduct Doctors without Borders refuses to sign Italy's migrant rescue code of conduct
- August 01, 2017

MSF objected most strongly to a requirement that aid boats must take migrants to a safe port themselves, rather than transferring people to other vessels, which allows smaller boats to stay in the area for further rescues. The UN children's charity UNICEF also deplored the new code of conduct, saying it put many lives at risk, especially those of minors. The interior ministry said those who "refuse to agree and sign are excluded from the system of sea rescues". (more...)
Bauer: Trump & Sessions need to work together
- August 01, 2017

President Donald Trump and Jeff Sessions were at the same place at the same time for the first time since the president's misgivings about the attorney general went public. This would open up an opportunity for Trump to have an Attorney General more willing to directly involve himself or herself with the Russian Federation probe. (more...)
Germany open to class action lawsuits in emissions scandal Germany open to class action lawsuits in emissions scandal
- August 01, 2017

Hendricks and Transport Minister Alexander Dobrindt will lead a summit packed with carmakers active in Germany, including VW with its Audi and Porsche subsidiaries, Mercedes-Benz maker Daimler, BMW, Opel and Ford, whose European HQ stands in Cologne. (more...)
Immigrations and Customs Enforcement announces 287 (g) partnership with Smith County Immigrations and Customs Enforcement announces 287 (g) partnership with Smith County
- August 01, 2017

The Baker administration last week had said it was "exploring legislative options" following the SJC's ruling in the Lunn v. Commonwealth case. Last week a unanimous Supreme Judicial Court ruling found MA court officers can not hold a suspected illegal immigrant in custody at the request of federal immigration agents if there is no criminal warrant or criminal detainer. (more...)
Mumbai University misses deadline, says results by August 5 Mumbai University misses deadline, says results by August 5
- August 01, 2017

Mumbai : As the University of Mumbai (MU) on Monday missed the deadline set by Governor Vidyasagar Rao to declare exam results, a senior university official said "almost all results" will be out by 5 August. It has been expected the result will be published in this month only. Candidates can check the results from the official website or direct link provided below. (more...)
Still No Agreement on Bill to Fund Education Still No Agreement on Bill to Fund Education
- August 01, 2017

Both options will be hard. Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner is expected to use his veto power to remove some money for Chicago Public Schools from a school funding bill - a move that could jeopardize funding for Illinois' roughly 850 districts. (more...)
Sonia Gandhi appoints new AICC team for Telangana Sonia Gandhi appoints new AICC team for Telangana
- August 01, 2017

Party secretary Janardhan Dwivedi issued a communique to the effect and said party head Sonia Gandhi had approved the new appointments and DigvijayaSingh had been relieved of the responsibilities with immediate effect. He, however, will continue as party in-charge of Andhra Pradesh affairs, but there is nothing much he can do in AP, where the party is in total shambles. (more...)
Oxford hospital to close trauma unit over cladding fears Oxford hospital to close trauma unit over cladding fears
- August 01, 2017

It was one of 82 buildings across the country that ministers admitted had failed new fire safety checks to test for flammable cladding. The patients will all be moved to wards within the John Radcliffe by Friday. More than fifty vulnerable patients at the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford are being moved out this week - because of safety fears. The NHS trust overseeing the site said a "combination of fire safety factors with this building" make it now unsuitable for inpatients. (more...)
Driver In Fiery Pelham, NH Crash Charged With OUI Driver In Fiery Pelham, NH Crash Charged With OUI
- August 01, 2017

Windham Road was closed for about 30 minutes during the incident, police said. Police officers had to pull a man from a burning auto late Monday night after he crashed into a tree near Brookview Drive. He also faces charges of a solid line violation, disorderly conduct, possession of cocaine and transporting drugs in a motor vehicle, police said. Firefighters quickly extinguished the fire before it spread to a utility pole beside the auto. (more...)
South Pasadena Father Expected to Plead Guilty to Son's Murder South Pasadena Father Expected to Plead Guilty to Son's Murder
- August 01, 2017

Andressian is expected to plead guilty on Tuesday during a preliminary hearing at Los Angeles County Superior Court , a source told KTLA, following new revelations about the investigation into the 35-year-old man's alleged killing of his son, Aramazd "Piqui" Andressian Jr. (more...)
White House officials get caught out by prank emails
- August 01, 2017

But even though the incidents were rooted in mischief rather than malice, they show how vulnerable even the highest levels of government are to potential cyber threats, especially spear-phishing, in which a hacker will fake an email address and dupe the recipient into clicking on a innocuous-looking link - after which they can gain access to private data on the computer and its networks. (more...)
Jeff Flake bashes fellow Republicans in essay about standing up to Trump Jeff Flake bashes fellow Republicans in essay about standing up to Trump
- August 01, 2017

It had been more than five decades since Goldwater concluded that the GOP had been, Flake says, "compromised" by big, New Deal-era federal bureaucracy and was moving away from the principles of limited government. I get it: Flake is a conservative and we shouldn't expect Flake to "resist Trump" by voting against legislative initiatives he'd have backed under any Republican president. (more...)
Taslima Nasreen Sent Back From Aurangabad Airport After AIMIM Protest Taslima Nasreen Sent Back From Aurangabad Airport After AIMIM Protest
- August 01, 2017

The controversial author, now living in India, was on Sunday sent back from the Chikal thana airport as soon as she landed in the city following protests by a group of people led by the All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) legislator from Aurangabad central constituency, Imtiyaz Jaleel. (more...)
Lightning strikes claim 34 lives in two days in Odisha Lightning strikes claim 34 lives in two days in Odisha
- August 01, 2017

Most of the deceased were farmers who died on the spot when lightning struck while they were working on the field. With 15 more lightning deaths reported from various parts of the state Monday, the death toll due to lightning reached 32 during the last two days. (more...)
Brexit Series: YouGov polls finds strong support for Brexit among voters Brexit Series: YouGov polls finds strong support for Brexit among voters
- August 01, 2017

The research shows that Brexit extremism is by no means restricted to Leave voters. According to the poll - which surveyed 2,043 Leave and 2,248 Remain voters between July 12-19 - 61 percent of Leavers think "significant damage" to the British economy is "a price worth paying for bringing Britain out of the European Union". (more...)