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by | January 07, 2017 | 00:38

The suspected shooter allegedly had a military ID, which is how he was identified . The suspect was taken into custody, and officials began evacuating the lower level of the airport. Television images showed hundreds of travelers standing around the part of the airport where the planes park. Air Canada tweeted Friday afternoon that Santiago wasn't on either of their flights that arrived in Fort Lauderdale, and that no passenger on those flights had checked a gun.

by | January 07, 2017 | 00:31

Mr Trump's spokesman, Sean Spicer , insisted on Friday morning that the plan to seek reimbursement from Mexico after paying USA money up-front "doesn't mean he's broken his promise". As with any broken political promise, the initial fans of the wall previously known as the one Mexico would pay for aren't too concerned with the change.

by | January 07, 2017 | 00:27

The riot at the Monte Cristo Rural Penitentiary, in the capital of the northern state of Roraima, Boa Vista, was triggered after a group of prisoners reportedly escaped from an area of the jail at 2.30am on Friday 6 January. Just as details about the latest disturbance were emerging, Justice Minister Alexandre de Moraes announced measures aimed at curbing the violence. He offered no deadlines for the initiatives but said they would "be realistic" given the recession in Latin America's largest ...

by | January 06, 2017 | 00:57

Two rival criminal organizations, the Familia do Norte (FDN), and Primeiro Comando da Capital (PCC) started rioting at the Anisio Jobim Prison Complex in Manaus . "The overcrowding and poor conditions of the Anísio Jobim Complex, as well as the prison system in Amazonas state as a whole, had already been denounced by the National Justice Council (CNJ) and the National Mechanism for Preventing and Combating Torture".

by | January 06, 2017 | 00:41

But they are concerned that after the conquest of Al-Bab, Turkey might attack the Kurdish-led Arab-Kurdish coalition of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF). Asked about the coalition's support for Turkey in al-Bab on Wednesday, coalition spokesperson Col. John Dorrian said that diplomatic discussions had been ongoing for several weeks and he expects "there will be some ongoing support to Turkish operations in and around al-Bab".

by | January 06, 2017 | 00:43

Commenting on the new figures, Richard Jones , managing director of Black Horse one of the UK's leading motor finance providers, said: "Overall, it was an encouraging year for new auto registrations with sales above industry forecasts, although dealers now need to focus on what's expected to be a more challenging 2017".

by | January 06, 2017 | 00:41

A Buckingham Palace guardsman once almost shot the Queen as she went for a night-time stroll around the palace grounds. Princess Anne attended the service at Sandringham on New Year's day and when asked how the Queen was, she simply said "better".

by | January 06, 2017 | 00:40

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has joined other Israeli Knesset members in calling for Azaria to be pardoned from his crime, arguing that Israeli soldiers should remain "above dispute"-they should be allowed to unlawfully execute Palestinians with impunity".

by | January 05, 2017 | 01:38

The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee said on the same ABC program that Congress would push for an even harsher reprisal against Russian Federation and warned Trump against undoing Obama's sanctions. "The "Intelligence" briefing on so-called "Russian hacking" was delayed until Friday, perhaps more time needed to build a case". Trump has persistently questioned the argument that Russian Federation was behind election-related cyber-attacks, suggesting it is simply a case of ...

by | January 04, 2017 | 00:41

The video, which was shared across social media and also aired by state broadcasters in Myanmar, showed several policemen kicking and beating two Rohingya villagers who were among dozens of people who were instructed to line up for questioning.

by | January 03, 2017 | 03:14

The No. 34 sweater retailed for over $200 at concession stands, but given the rookie's tremendous performance so far this season, it's easy to see why fans would happily shell out the cash for it. "It was awesome", Brown postgame. "The greatest thing about these outdoor games is it takes you back to being a kid, going outside to play", Gretzky said.

by | January 03, 2017 | 03:14

If Taiwan wants to make trouble so can we". It also forced then U.S. president Bill Clinton to publicly state in a fence-mending visit to Beijing that the United States did not support independence for Taiwan or its membership in any worldwide bodies, thereby squeezing Taiwan's global space further.

by | January 02, 2017 | 00:31

Ahead of the weekend's New Year's Eve celebrations, President Barack Obama and his outgoing administration took action against Russian Federation for its alleged election hacking. "He doesn't have to funnel it through the media", Spicer said. He wondered if Obama's sanctions, in the twilight of his presidency, didn't amount to "political retribution and not a diplomatic reaction".

by | January 02, 2017 | 00:32

Lt. Gen. Abdul-Wahab al-Saadi, commander of Iraq's special forces in eastern Mosul, said his forces have been bolstered by reinforcements and are were less than 3 kilometres from the Tigris River, which slices the city in half. They are now visible very close to the front lines. Since then, some have escaped or have been bought back from the militants, but as many as 3,500 remain in Islamic State captivity, according to a recent estimate provided by the office that handles kidnappings in the ...

by | January 01, 2017 | 00:38

RJTV said police sources had told their reporter that they suspected the police officer and Mrs Amiridis of having an extramarital affair and of conspiring to murder Mr Amiridis. Moreira said he and Amiridis had had a physical fight, and that he had killed the ambassador with a shot from his own gun. The armed groups have grown for several years and often curry favour with local politicians by promising to deliver votes from entire neighbourhoods as long as authorities allow them to carry ...

by | December 31, 2016 | 00:38

Other outbound flights were delayed or awaiting more information while large numbers of incoming flights were rediverted. Flights yesterday were cancelled due to frozen fog which greatly reduced visibility, making it unsafe for aircraft to take-off or land in Kamloops.

by | December 30, 2016 | 01:07

Only a day after Star Wars' Carrie Fisher died of a heart attack, her mother and Singing In The Rain actress Debbie Reynolds passed away at the age of 84. "She had a lot of Eddie Fisher in her". She came to Fort Worth to perform at Casa Mañana in the late 1970s and returned in 1988. "The bond was just unbreakable".

by | December 28, 2016 | 00:30

Four accused were arrested after the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) issued a notice to Delhi Police asking them why the Rape Crisis Cell of the women's panel was not informed when the victim's statement was recorded. The woman had arrived in the capital last week to help with the investigation. Earlier, the United States national had said that she is willing to come to India for investigation.

by | December 26, 2016 | 00:44

Chile's President Michelle Bachelet tweeted: "Much strength and encouragement to the compatriots affected by the tremor in Chile and other areas in the south. A tsunami warning was issued but later reduced by the US-based Pacific Tsunami Warning Center. As a result, buildings are usually built to resist swaying.

by | December 26, 2016 | 00:47

Crystal Palace's new manager Sam Allardyce described losing the England manager's job as "one of the darkest moments in my career" in a television interview broadcast on Saturday. "But at the other side of it is when we're not in possession we've just got to stop conceding goals and make sure that those goals we score win us games".

by | December 23, 2016 | 02:00

In a press conference in April after a nuclear security summit in Washington, Obama warned that balance must be sought to prevent a return to a Cold War-era nuclear arms race. To the extent it was, Trump showed faint understanding of its details. USA ballistic missile submarines, bombers, and land-based missiles - the nuclear triad - are expected to reach the end of their useful lives over the next decade.

by | December 23, 2016 | 01:56

The only difference is that it contained malware that allowed the hackers to gain access to the text messages, location, and Internet data of Ukrainian soldiers who had downloaded it. "This type of strategic analysis can enable the identification of zones in which troops are operating and help prioritize assets within those zones for future targeting".

by | December 22, 2016 | 01:37

USA officials are pushing back against claims that a political movement supported by a Turkish cleric living in Pennsylvania is behind the assassination of Russia's ambassador to Turkey. Turkey has been a staunch opponent of President Bashar Assad while Russian Federation has deployed troops and its air force in support of the Syrian leader.

by | December 21, 2016 | 01:56

The U.S. claims the drone was captured in violation of global law. Republican Senator John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, told CNN's State of the Union that the Chinese would be able to retrieve some "pretty valuable" technical information from the drone through a process known as reverse-engineering.

by | December 21, 2016 | 01:55

Video of the explosion can be seen here . According to the report, Azteca TV is reporting that 12 people died as a result of the explosion. Nearby homes were also damaged in the explosions and the scene remains unsafe, according to National Civil Protection Coordinator Luis Felipe Puente .

by | December 19, 2016 | 00:44

The Salvation Army, an evangelical part of the universal Christian church, has been supporting those in need in His name without discrimination since 1865. "But when Christmas is over, those people still face hunger, job loss, discouragement and we desperately want to help them all year long". As the counting went on volunteers found three more surprises wrapped in the same fashion and containing the same amount of money - in kettles that came from Neimans, Walmart and Perch's IGA.

by | December 18, 2016 | 00:46

During recent negotiations, Cuba has proposed paying off the US$276 million debt with its massive supply of rum, according to Czech officials. Czech Republic on the other hand told BBC , that it would prefer to get at least some of the money in cash.

by | December 17, 2016 | 00:37

The MPs would meet the President and submit a memorandum in which they will complain against the ruling party for not allowing them to speak in Parliament, sources said. The Congress vice president, however, did not speak about "personal corruption of the PM" he had threatened to reveal recently. "Demonetisation is not an action against black money, but against 99 per cent of the honest people of India".

by | December 13, 2016 | 04:11

When being grilled by the Treasury select committee of MPs, Hammond made clear he wants to avoid a "cliff-edge" that has spooked businesses once the United Kingdom triggers Article 50, and the two-year path to leaving begins. His comments come days after Mr Davis seemed to rebuff hopes from banks and businesses for such a deal - opening up yet another split at the heart of Government.

by | December 11, 2016 | 01:00

The "murderously efficient" Islamic State (IS) is now plotting violent attacks against the United Kingdom from Syria despite being under military pressure, the head of MI6 warned. A statement added: "Alongside the values that MI6 defends and which define its operations, it would be their "relationship with modern technologies that would determine their effectiveness in the future".