• California Wildfire Shuts Down 50-Mile Stretch of Busy Interstate to Oregon
California Wildfire Shuts Down 50-Mile Stretch of Busy Interstate to Oregon

Tim Hinkson said. The flames are forcing evacuations and leaving big rigs burnt to a crisp along Interstate 5. The fire front was up to three miles wide on the north side, with flame lengths estimated at 300 feet. Amtrak delayed its Coast Starlight service from Sacramento to OR because of the fire. LAKEHEAD, Calif . - Firefighters and Shasta-Tri...

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  • Man intentionally rams truck into Dallas TV news station, police say
Man intentionally rams truck into Dallas TV news station, police say

Fox 4 named the suspect as Michael Chadwick and said police could charge him with criminal mischief after "nothing suspicious" was found in a package initially believed to be explosives. The papers were also strewn across the sidewalk and street adjacent to the building. The man was crying when he was taken into custody, Todd said.

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  • Monica Lewinsky storms offstage in Israel after 'off-limits' Bill Clinton question
Monica Lewinsky storms offstage in Israel after 'off-limits' Bill Clinton question

Yonit Levy, the head anchor of Israel's top-rated news show, was set to interview Lewinsky following a talk about her faith, her family, and how the events of 1998 impacted her life. Former US president Bill Clinton's autobiography and former White House intern Monica Lewinsky's " Monica's Story" are displayed at a book fair in Beijing,...

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  • Florida man in composite sketch never existed, Largo police say
Florida man in composite sketch never existed, Largo police say

Saturday when they were offered a ride in a white Toyota Camry by a man named Antwan. Stinson then struck Jordan in the face with the back of her hand, sending his head into a wall in her home and causing him to have seizures. Sam and Juliet Warren talked about 2-year-old Jordan Belliveau during a news conference on Wednesday. Details about whe...

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  • Alex Jones heckled Marco Rubio right outside Twitter and Facebook’s Senate hearing
Alex Jones heckled Marco Rubio right outside Twitter and Facebook’s Senate hearing

As you'll see, Jones starts out in his usual worked up state but he becomes belligerent when Rubio claims not to know who he is. Jones said as Rubio was trying to answer a question from another reporter. Jones is the founder and host of InfoWars , a far-right website that peddles conspiracy theories. "Hur hur hur. Little frat boy over here". "Th...

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  • Japan evacuates major airport after typhoon wreaks havoc
Japan evacuates major airport after typhoon wreaks havoc

A major Japanese airport flooded by a typhoon is expected to partially reopen Friday after officials promised round-the-clock work to fix damage and make the travel hub ready for passengers. Kansai airport is critical for business as well, exporting 5.6 trillion yen ($50 billion) worth of goods, mostly computer chips, electronics parts and other ...

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  • With India meeting, Trump administration seeks to build ties, not damage them
With India meeting, Trump administration seeks to build ties, not damage them

Therefore, when India's Defense Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj meet their American counterparts, Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on 6 September, they will be expected to dive into the specificities of what unites and divides the two countries on the strategic front.

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  • Kindergarten welcomes students back to school with performance by pole dancers
Kindergarten welcomes students back to school with performance by pole dancers

Lai has since apologized for the performance even before the involvement of the education bureau in the defense that she thought, " inviting professional dancers to the kindergarten to perform for the parents would liven up the mood " for the students' first day back to school.

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  • Couple who raised $400G for homeless man ordered to testify
Couple who raised $400G for homeless man ordered to testify

Attorney's for Bobbitt tell FOX 29 they were informed by the defense team Tuesday morning that the money was gone . A judge then granted a temporary restraining order to force McClure and her boyfriend to turn the money over to Bobbit through their lawyers .

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  • Does 'lodestar' guide us to anti-Trump op-ed author?
Does 'lodestar' guide us to anti-Trump op-ed author?

But we will always have his example - a lodestar for restoring honour to public life and our national dialogue. The op-ed has prompted other administration officials to distance themselves, as well. Here's what you need to know. And I want to then walk you through a little bit of what the White House is saying officially. At The New York Tim...

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  • Thousands to protest far right at concert in Germany
Thousands to protest far right at concert in Germany

Bjoern Hoecke, an AfD leader from the state of Thuringia who has criticised Germany's main memorial to the victims of the Holocaust as a "monument of shame" and wantsGermany to re-write its history books, took part in Saturday's march in Chemnitz.

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  • Jalaluddin Haqqani, founder of prominent Afghan armed group, dies
Jalaluddin Haqqani, founder of prominent Afghan armed group, dies

The Taliban's announcement gave no particular details about when Haqqani died, but he had known to be ill and largely uninvolved in recent years in directing the network's operations, which had been overtaken by his son and Taliban deputy emir Sirajuddin Haqqani.

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  • Sen. Murkowski pays tribute to Sen. John McCain in floor speech
Sen. Murkowski pays tribute to Sen. John McCain in floor speech

And while Trump's name was not mentioned during the ceremony, McCain's daughter drew a clear and damning distinction between her father and Trump's combative politics. He tweeted his sympathies after news of Sen. McCain lost his physical battle with glioblastoma at 81 this past Saturday , August 25, but the impressions forged by his vision and...

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  • Two Koreas agree to hold September summit in Pyongyang
Two Koreas agree to hold September summit in Pyongyang

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has renewed his commitment to denuclearisation and promised to cooperate with the United States in talks, according to a South Korean envoy who met him in Pyongyang . North and South Korea had agreed to set up the joint liaison office when Moon met Kim in April. They also worry that an end-of-war declaration c...

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  • Supreme Court to deliver verdict on Section 377 tomorrow
Supreme Court to deliver verdict on Section 377 tomorrow

In 2017, in a major verdict, the Supreme Court ruled that the right to privacy is a fundamental right and sexual orientation, the court said, is "an essential component of identity" and that the rights of queer people are "founded on Constitutional doctrine".

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  • Paraguay to move embassy from Jerusalem back to Tel Aviv
Paraguay to move embassy from Jerusalem back to Tel Aviv

In May, Paraguay announced that it would follow U.S. President Donald Trump's lead and relocate its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem , becoming the third country to do so after Guatemala and the United States. Most countries do not recognize Israeli sovereignty over the entire city and say its final status should be set in peace talks. Net...

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  • Magnitude 6.6 natural disaster hits northern Japan near major city
Magnitude 6.6 natural disaster hits northern Japan near major city

Around 3 million houses were left without power in Hokkaido after the quake caused thermal power plants in the prefecture to shut down. The quake did not prompt a tsunami warning, according to the USGS. On March 11, 2011, a 9.0 magnitude natural disaster, the most powerful ever recorded in Japan, struck under the ocean off the coast of the northe...

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  • Trump warns Assad against 'recklessly attacking' Idlib
Trump warns Assad against 'recklessly attacking' Idlib

Iran and its Lebanese ally Hezbollah have provided crucial military support to Syrian President Bashar Assad's forces in the civil war. US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley tweeted on Tuesday morning that "all eyes on the actions of Assad, Russia , and Iran in Idlib ".

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  • Historic wins in two MA primary races
Historic wins in two MA primary races

Later during Pressley's victory party, her stepdaughter Cora stood in silence with tears rolling down her face as she listened to Pressley speak. Pressley is virtually assured of becoming the first black woman elected to Congress from MA in November, and her victory gives Democrats' progressive wing another win in their effort to pull the party l...

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  • Shells hit Syria's Idlib as rebels brace for assault
Shells hit Syria's Idlib as rebels brace for assault

On Tuesday, Russian warplanes bombed several areas in Idlib, raising worries of a major assault by the Assad regime forces and its allies. "The regime and its backers must stop their military campaign in all its forms to allow the UN-led political process to have a chance to succeed", USA ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said in a st...

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