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Alligators, dozens of risky snakes seized from California home

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Hoping to avoid another incident, animal control officers and local authorities served search warrants Thursday morning on a property in Thousand Oaks and a rural address just outside the city limits. "The animals are being removed because they are not allowed to be on this property". The snake was eventually captured and put on display at the San Diego Zoo. Read More »

Two bodies found after tower block partially collapses near Naples

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Two bodies have been identified in the rubble of a block of flats that partially collapsed near Naples in Italy. The ages of those missing are unclear but some Italian media reported that two children were unaccounted for. A total of 80 rescuers are taking turns in the search for survivors under the sweltering heat, firefighters tweeted. News reports indicated that reconstruction work was being carried out on the building before the collapse. Read More »

Texas' voter ID law no longer discriminatory

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Under the new version of the law, called Senate Bill 5 , voters without a photo identification will be able to cast their ballots if they show some other documentation with their name and home address, such as a bank statement or utility bill. Read More »

Trump says the West will 'win' over radical Islamic terrorism

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He held talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel shortly after arriving. They shook hands while looking directly at each other. The warm in Poland welcome is a boost for Trump ahead of that summit, says Marek Matraszek, Chairman of lobbyist firm CEC Government Relations. Read More »

Barcelona Hit Trouble in Deal for Verratti

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The order of succession of Emirs is determined by appointments by the Thani family. PSG said on its website that Verratti " has joined his teammates this morning before heading for the training ground. The player issued the apology via the club's official Twitter account after being linked to Barcelona . 'The fact that there is no exit clause is a problem because you can not go there to sign a player. Read More »

Captain Marvel: Samuel L Jackson's Nick Fury to appear

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However, actor Samuel L. Jackson has been absent from the franchise since 2015's Avengers: Age of Ultron , leading many fans to wonder when he will return. Larson and Jackson have worked together in the past, including in this year's Kong: Skull Island as well as in the upcoming movie Unicorn Store , which is Larson's directorial debut. Read More »

SCDC: Lieber inmate located armed in Texas motel

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After Causey's 2005 escape from Broad River Correctional Institute, the prison director at the time, Jon Ozmint, was interrogated about why the inmates were able to escape. They orchestrated their escape by making fake heads out of toilet paper and putting them in their beds to make it seem they were present for the morning prison roll call. Read More »

Georgia bank robber threatening hostages with a bomb

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According to new station WSBT, the suspect, who has identified himself as Brian Easley, 33, said he had a bomb and two hostages. Police had previously limited the amount of information they made public, saying the suspect might be monitoring news coverage and social media, Cobb County police Officer Alicia Chilton said in a statement to The Associated Press. Read More »

Iran condemns ISIL's terrorist attack in Sinai

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At this time, no organization has yet claimed responsibility for the attack. However, in recent years Egypt has been battling militants from an Islamic State group affiliate in the area. On his page, al-Rifai posted photographs of allegedly slain militants dressed in military uniforms. The security officials said some senior officers had expressed opposition to the location of the checkpoint, arguing that it provided no real cover for the troops. Read More »

Four-Alarm Construction Site Fire Prompts Evacuations in Oakland

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No injuries were reported . Firefighters were able to control and subdue the fire using a "surround and drown" strategy, CBS News reported , dumping several hundred gallons on the fire. "We lost everything", said Nancy. A crane dangling over the construction site was swinging, causing concern it might collapse. Breaking news out of the bay area as an apartment building under construction goes up in flames. Read More »

Malala Yousafzai, Girls' Education Advocate, Finishes High School

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She said the occasion was bittersweet, bringing excitement for the future along with the knowledge that millions of girls around the world would never get the chance to complete their educations. She has also won numerous awards, and most importantly was a co-recipient of the 2014 Noble Peace Prize, making her the youngest person ever to receive the prize. Read More »

USA bombers fly over South China Sea ahead of Trump, Xi meet

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The B-1B Lancer bombers from Guam airbase flew over South China Sea on late Thursday as part of operations meant to demonstrate the US commitment to freedom of navigation, the US Air Force said in a statement . The US "stirs up trouble" and runs "in the opposite direction from countries in the region who aspire for stability, cooperation and development", the ministry statement said. Read More »

Alligator rips apart, eats plane crash victim in awful footage

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July 07-A pilot's body was found amid alligators next to a crashed plane deep in the swampy Everglades, authorities said. The pilot's identity has not yet been released. In a frightful video captured in Everglades Florida, a plane crash victim was ripped apart and eaten by an alligator, reported The Mirror . Miami-Dade police spokesman Argemis Colome tells the Herald that the crash is "so far into the Everglades they might have to take airboats" to the scene. Read More »

Voice of the Reader: Get rid of nuclear weapons

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She told a news conference at UN Headquarters that with the treaty the world is "one step closer" to a total elimination of nuclear weapons. A Kemnay man has returned from taking part in the historic negotiations to prohibit nuclear weapons at the United Nations in NY. Read More »

Ahead of Putin meeting, Trump says he'll 'represent our country well'

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They had planned to meet in January, but canceled the arrangements as tensions over the wall boiled over. Building a southern border wall and having Mexico pay for it was a key part of Trump's campaign. He didn't. Trump is a bully, but Pena Nieto is a coward". Then Trump was asked about his longstanding campaign pledge to build a border wall to curtail undocumented crossings and drug smuggling, and force the Mexican government to pay for it. Read More »

Dispute over travel ban could return to Supreme Court

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The plaintiffs in one of the two challenges to the travel ban now before the Supreme Court - the state of Hawaii and a US citizen who is Muslim and who wants his Syrian mother-in-law to be able to visit the United States - returned to a federal district court in Hawaii. Read More »

Ignored by McConnell, Paul offers ideas for Senate health care bill

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McConnell wanted former Secretary of State Trey Grayson to win. If conservative holdouts such as Mr Cruz may yet come around, Ms Collins appears pretty much irreconcilable. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) acknowledged Thursday that Republicans may be unable to reach a consensus on health care reform when they return to Washington next week , despite ongoing discussions between Senate GOP leaders and their party's caucus. Read More »

Mahendra Dhoni turns 36, birthday wishes pour in 'Mr. Helicopter'

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The celebration must have been more special after India overwhelmed hosts West Indies in the final ODI at Kingston to clinch the series 3-1. With billions of fans wishing Maahi on the social media platforms, the #HappybirthdayDhoni is now trending on Twitter, as people went storming the social media networks with pleasant wishes. Read More »

Man With Knives Arrested at Trump Tower While Trying to See Ivanka

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He also said he was the owner of the building, which is on Fifth Avenue between 56th and 57th streets in midtown. Police took Benitez to NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center for psychiatric evaluation. Benitez had a forged New York State identity card, and he faces charges for that as well as for criminal possession of a weapon. Ivanka Trump was not in the building at the time. Read More »

Former Guantanamo Bay prisoner received £6.2 million payment from Canada

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Canadian government officials confirmed that Omar Khadr has been given 10.5 million Canadian dollars (£6.2 million). Although Khadr received the money because the Supreme Court of Canada denounced his treatment at the Guantanamo Bay detention facility as "oppressive", it did not recommend any financial compensation. Read More »

Blac Chyna Kisses Man During Night Out Amid Rob Kardashian Drama

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The Keeping Up with the Kardashians reality star has stopped giving money to his estranged fiance and is no longer making payments on her Tarzana rental, a source told TMZ . "I pay your mother since u won't even call your own mother back in months [sic]", he fires back at Chyna in another post. That's when he declared war. Read More »

Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin to meet for first time

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Perhaps the one bright spot of Trump's Thursday remarks was his praise of the mutual defense pledge under North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, a commitment he left in question as a candidate a year ago. The official face-to-face meeting will happen this Friday, according to the White House, although the details of what he plans to discuss have not been released. Read More »

Arsenal told to pay £80m to sign 21-year-old

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Mahrez handed in a transfer request earlier this year, and wants to quit the Foxes after a disappointing campaign following their title win. French publication L'Equipe report Arsenal have upped their bid for Lemar to £40m, having seen an offer in the region of £30m already rejected. Read More »

Cong to hold continuous protest until Kiran Bedi remains LG

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Puducherry Ruling Congress ministers and other leaders on Friday observed a day-long fast here to demand the ouster of Puducherry's Lt Governor Kiran Bedi . On Wednesday, the high court bench issued notices to the home ministry, chief secretary of Puducherry and the three nominated MLAs. Dev targeted the West Bengal Governor, for a "disrespectful, distasteful, and overbearing conduct" towards Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. Read More »

Germany doubles down on Erdogan rally ban during Hamburg G20

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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived in Germany on Thursday to attend a summit of the world's major economies, also known as the G20 group. Is a direct incitement to violence, "the Turkish Foreign Ministry underlined". The Turkish embassy said the German authorities had failed to intervene in the "violent protest" which took place in front of the federal prime ministry building in Berlin . Read More »

Under2 Coalition leaders issue statement ahead of the G20 Summit

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The video message - to be aired before tens of thousands gathered at the Global Citizen Festival in Hamburg, Germany - comes right in the middle of Trump's closely watched appearance at the G20 summit. Twelve states - including our neighbor, Minnesota - and the territory of Puerto Rico have joined the alliance. He expressed his disappointments and concern about the Earth's climate and the decision of the U.S. Read More »

Kelechi Iheanacho Set To wear Leicester City jersey For N1.25 billion

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However, the lure of playing for the former Premier League champions appears to have convinced Iheanacho to opt for the King Power Stadium. According to reports in the British media on Thursday, the 20-year-old is in advanced talks with the Foxes and is believed to be interested in making the switch. Read More »

European Union 'turned their backs on' migrants - Amnesty

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Another $20 million is designated for the voluntary repatriations of migrants who reach Libya and decide not to continue their journeys north. The decision could also violate global law, under which seafarers must take rescued persons to the nearest "safe port" - not just from a logistical point of view, but where their rights would not be violated as well. Read More »