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Alaska man gets life in prison for Florida airport shooting

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In May, Santiago pleaded guilty to 11 charges as part of a plea deal in which prosecutors agreed not to seek the death penalty. Esteban Santiago, seen leaving the Broward County jail for a hearing in January 2017, has been sentenced to life in prison for a shooting rampage at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. Read More »

ICE Detains Man Driving His Wife To Hospital For Planned C-Section

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Agents with ICE questioned the couple and asked for identification, Venegas said. Activists were infuriated by the arrest of Arrona-Lara, especially in light of the fact that Venegas had to drive herself to the hospital. He is a Mexican national wanted in Mexico under a warrant issued for homicide charges and has been detained pending removal proceedings, according to a statement by ICE spokeswoman Lori Haley. Read More »

Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani: Truth isn't truth

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Mr Giuliani denied this was the case, and said two rival versions of events were in contention. "Mr. Mayor, do you realize. this is going to become a bad meme", Todd interrupted. When the definitive history of Donald Trump's presidency comes to be written, many years hence, 11.02am on Sunday 19 August 2018 will surely be granted a special mention. Read More »

Manafort Jury Begins Second Day of Deliberations

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Jury lists are considered to be public unless a judge bans any access to them. " The Marshals go where I go ". A spokesman for the U.S. Marshals Service did not immediately comment. Manafort is not charged with any crimes related to his brief time as Trump's campaign chairman, but the trial is seen as an important test for the Mueller probe. Read More »

Stunning images show Mecca preparing for the world's single largest gathering

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Completing Hajj at least once in a lifetime is considered obligatory for Muslims who have the financial means and are healthy enough to carry out the pilgrimage. The 2018 pilgrimage comes amid a widening crackdown on political dissent in Saudi Arabia, an absolute monarchy aggressively pursuing a campaign to clean up its image as one of the world's most restrictive countries. Read More »

Yogi Adityanath announces Rs 15 crore aid towards Kerala floods

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Mr Modi also directed the National Highways Authority of India to fix the main national highways damaged in the devastating floods on priority basis. Heavy rains hit parts of the state again on Saturday morning, slowing attempts to deploy rescuers and get relief supplies to isolated areas. According to a lawmaker in Pathanamthitta district, some 10,000 people were stranded and in grave danger unless they were rescued urgently. Read More »

Magnitude 6.3 earthquake rocks Indonesia’s Lombok island: USGS

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I realised it was an quake. Residents said the tremor was felt strongly to the east of the island, and sent people fleeing into the streets. The quake struck southeast of Fiji and close to Tonga. The area is located on the earthquake-prone Ring of Fire. In 2004, the Indian Ocean tsunami killed 226,000 people in 13 countries, including more than 120,000 in Indonesia. Read More »

Manigault Newman has more than audio recordings

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Indeed, the source explained that Manigault Newman is prepared to release material from her stockpile if the White House continues its personal relations assault against her. The recording was played on MSNBC in which Trump's daughter-in-law, Lara Trump , offers Manigault Newman a job earning $15,000 a month. Manigault Newman was director of communications for a White House office that networks with various constituency groups until she was sacked last December by chief of staff John ... Read More »

Man arrested in Chile over bomb threats that caused flight chaos

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According to officials in Peru, no passengers were injured and the situation is under control. He did not say what the procedure consisted of but said no explosives had been found. In addition, Sky said that another of its planes was prevented from taking off from Santiago because of a bomb threat. Victor Villalobos Collao, director of Chile's civilian aviation authority, said on Thursday night that a total of 11 calls had been received threatening flights on various airlines. Read More »

Trump cancels military parade over price tag

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Obviously, there are other costs involved too, but it shouldn't take a mayor to convince Trump that expensive things are expensive. "Because of what I witnessed, we may do something like that on July 4th in Washington down Pennsylvania [Avenue]", Trump tweeted a year ago. Read More »

Kellyanne Conway’s Husband Wishes He Never Introduced Her to Trump

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The Post went ahead and confirmed our suspicion that sharing a home with Trump's most shameless spin doctor has made their personal lives uncomfortable. So if she is willing to trash her husband or lay out all the dirt about him and her marriage but wants to be listed as an anonymous source, don't you think it's a little likely that she would do the same thing to her boss that she allegedly loves just like she allegedly loves her husband because I sure as hell do. Read More »

Lawyer says girls' bodies were submerged in oil

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On Thursday, three bodies believed to be those of Shanann Watts and her two young daughters were discovered, officials said . "We have so many incredible memories these past 8 years, two attractive girls, moved halfway across the world, sold house, built our home for our family and you constantly do for us! You put up with 3 impatient, demanding women in the house", she continued. Read More »

U.S. ends funding for stabilizing Syria, stresses commitment to defeating ISIS

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Syria has underlined today as unacceptable the announcement by Saudi Arabia to provide 100 million dollars to the global coalition which, led by the United States, is active in the north of the country. "There is not going to be by worldwide agreement reconstruction assistance to Syria unless the United Nations - not Moscow, not Washington , not any other capital - validates that a credible and irreversible political process is underway", Satterfield told a conference call. Read More »

Former United Nations chief Kofi Annan dies aged 80

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Kofi Annan described his greatest achievement as the Millennium Development Goals which - for the first time - set global targets on issues such as poverty and child mortality. Annan owed his appointment to the United States, which had vetoed a second term for Egypt's Boutros Boutros-Ghali after relations went sour, but he often proved his independence from major powers. Read More »

Donald Trump says Bruce Ohr next to lose security clearance

Many said that Brennan deserved to have his clearance revoked in light of his unrelenting criticism of the president. "If Director Brennan's statement is based on intelligence he received while still leading the CIA , why didn't he include it in the Intelligence Community Assessment released in 2017?" "Through your actions, you have embarrassed us in the eyes of our children, humiliated us on the world stage and, worst of all, divided us as a nation", he said. Read More »

U.S. Secretary of State names Brian Hook special envoy for Iran

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The agreement saw Iran drastically scale back its nuclear programme in exchange for lifting economic sanctions. Hook, who has pushed for tough action against Iran, has been leading the department's talks with allies in Europe and Asia to persuade them to support US sanctions and cut off Iran's oil supplies as of November. Read More »

Indians gather as former premier Vajpayee is cremated

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He was a lifelong poet who revered nature but who oversaw India's growth into a swaggering regional economic power. Vajpayee , a three-time prime minister, died on Thursday aged 93. He said Mr Vajpayee served India for a long period. "It was Atal Ji's exemplary leadership that set the foundations for a strong, prosperous and inclusive India in the 21st century". Read More »

Turkish lira resumes fall after Trump sanctions threat

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His case now lies at the heart of a diplomatic crisis between Turkey and the United States that has prompted a crash of Turkey's lira currency. The embattled currency, which has fallen by 40% this year amid a lack of interest rate hikes to control inflation, fell to around 5.86 to the dollar - continuing its recovery from a record low of 7.23 on Sunday. Read More »

Vatican voices ‘shame and sorrow’ over damning sex abuse report

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Its report echoed the findings of many earlier church investigations around the country in its description of widespread sexual abuse by clergy and church officials' concealment of it. While Burke called for "accountability", there is little agreement among Catholic leaders about what that might mean. By church law, only the Pope can discipline or remove bishops. Read More »

Omarosa Book: Trump Called Prime Minister Of Montenegro A 'Punk B----'

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She's already dribbled out audio recordings of conversations, and video clips, texts or email could follow, according to the person who described what Manigault Newman has called a multimedia "treasure trove". The White House Press Secretary, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, however, says that she is not positive that there is not a tape of Trump saying the word. The publisher said it is "proceeding as planned with publication of ( Omarosa's book), confident that we are acting well within our rights ... Read More »

Trump expects to revoke Ohr's security clearance

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President Donald Trump brushed off criticism from retired Adm. William McRaven Friday on the lifting of security clearances of administration opponents. "There's no silence. If anything, I'm giving them a bigger voice". Two of those who signed the statement - former director of national intelligence James Clapper and former CIA director Michael Hayden - have been cited by Trump as on a list of people who could lose their clearance. Read More »

BC declares state of emergency

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The state of emergency is initially in effect for 14 days and could be extended or rescinded as necessary. The declaration ensures that the delivery of federal, provincial, and local resources is co-ordinated to ensure that the public is protected. Read More »

This Week: Jury Deliberates In Blockbuster Manafort Trial

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WASHINGTON-President Trump called the trial of his former campaign chairman Paul Manafort "very sad" on Friday as the jury kicked off its second day of deliberations . It is unusual for a USA president to make comments about the character of a defendant in an ongoing trial and criticize the legal proceedings. He then called on a "Mr. Read More »

President Trump suspects he’ll revoke Ohr’s clearance ‘very quickly’

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A retired Navy admiral who oversaw the raid that killed Osama bin Laden is telling President Donald Trump that he'd be honored if Trump would yank his security clearance just like he did to former CIA Director John Brennan . a sham" and went on to declare, "And these people led it". Copies of any reports, memoranda or other materials provided to Senator Reid and/or members of his staff by the Central Intelligence Agency relating to alleged Russian "collusion" or cooperation between the ... Read More »

Nuke talks uncertain, U.S. hits shippers with North Korea sanctions

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The U.S. Treasury sanctioned Russian-based Profinet Pte Ltd and its director general, Vasili Aleksandrovich Kolchanov, for providing port services on at least six occasions to North Korean-flagged ships. China has repeatedly said it fully and strictly enforces United Nations resolutions on North Korea, but that it also has a right to conduct what it calls "normal trade" with the country in areas outside the scope of the sanctions. Read More »

Malala reacts to Imran Khan's election as Pakistani PM

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Malala Yousufzai was quick to congratulate the new prime minister. He received 176 votes as against 96 votes by his only rival Shahbaz Sharif of PML (N) at the voting held at Parliament House in Islamabad to elect Leader of the House in the National Assembly this afternoon. Read More »