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Boat explosion in Bahamas kills one American tourist, others injured

At least one person from the boat was pulled to safety. It is not clear if the American woman was killed in the blast or if she died later from her injuries. "This is a sad day for Exuma and a sad day for our American friends", said Chester Cooper, Exumas and Ragged Island MP, in a statement posted to Facebook. Read More »

Crews rescue deaf puppy stuck in hole in Alabama

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A 7-week-old deaf puppy was rescued from a 50-foot hole in Huntsville, Alabama late Friday night. During the ordeal, Toffee remained awake, eating and drinking water, according to reports from local CBS affiliate. "Now I can sleep tonight", a Twitter user, who goes by the name of Jamie, said. The story of Toffee captured the attention of the U.S. media and ended just after midnight (local time) on Saturday as volunteers lifted her out with the help of some sardines and a snare, local media ... Read More »

Japan eases North Korea missile alert system

She noted that Trump hasn't said a word about what has been observed from North Korea, much less saying the country should be a stop to the nuclear activity. Asked how quickly he believes North Korea will turn over its arsenal, Bolton told CBS he believes Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will be in discussions with North Koreans in the near future about "really how to dismantle all of their WMD and ballistic missile programs in a year". Read More »

Italian politician TEARS into EU's migration agreement

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But French President Emmanuel Macron said these new-style centres would be reserved for countries on key migrant routes such as Malta, Italy, Spain or Greece - and not France. The deal's proposal of "controlled centres" in volunteer European Union countries, where migrants would have their asylum claims processed and be sent home if they are considered ineligible, has already run into trouble. Read More »

French robber Redoine Faïd 'breaks free from jail' in dramatic helicopter escape

The 45-year-old robber was serving 25 years for his part in a 2010 hold-up of a cash-transport van in the Paris region which led to the death of a 26-year-old policewoman. The interior ministry said a huge police response has been ordered in an attempt to catch the fugitive, who has been described as unsafe. He said his life of crime was inspired by American films such as " Scarface " and " Heat ". Read More »

USA government intends to 'detain families together'

Some 700 demonstrations were planned across the US Saturday. Before Abigail Bocanegra, an expressive arts therapist with a specialization in childhood mental health, explained the serious impacts family separation can have on a child, she sang a lullaby. Read More »

Thai Navy SEAL rescuers clear hurdle in cave search for missing boys

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Chiang Rai Governor Narongsak Osatanakorn said the falling water level in the cave has helped the rescue effort considerably. Stretching 10 kilometres (six miles) and with complicated, snaking pathways and narrow corridors, Tham Luang is one one of Thailand's longest and toughest caves to navigate. Read More »

Immigration protests: Thousands rally to condemn Trump policies

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June 30, 2018 . After widespread backlash to the family separation policy, President Donald Trump signed an executive order last week to stop the separations. Julie Hoplamazian, an Episcopal priest marching in Brooklyn. Lin-Manuel Miranda, creator of the musical " Hamilton ", sang a lullaby dedicated to parents unable to sing to their children. Read More »

Rebels resume peace talks with Russians after Jordan mediates

Since June 19, backed by its ally Russian Federation, the Syrian regime has carried out a deadly bombing campaign to retake the strategic area bordering Jordan and the Israeli Golan Heights . "The last sessions were today", said Bashar al-Zobi, accusing the government and its Russian ally of wanting nothing but "surrender and injustice". Read More »

Bus crash in northern India kills at least 48 people

Chief Minister of Uttarakhand state Trivendra Rawat said the bus fell into a 700-foot (213-meter) deep gorge in the Himalayan foothills. "People were packed like sardines", police officer Jagat Ram Joshi, said. Police said the 28-seater bus was carrying about 45 daily commuters. "It is raining since morning. Two days back there was a landslide in that area", he said, adding that local residents were the first to reach the site and help the victims. Read More »

UN migration agency snubs Trump's nominee to lead it

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Mr Vitorino, 61, will become the group's second director-general not from the USA since the intergovernmental organisation was founded. The latest IOM director general is a former European Commissioner for Justice and Home Affairs (1999-2004) and former Minister of the Presidency and National Defence (1995-1997). Read More »

Susan Sarandon arrested at anti-Trump protest 1d ago

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Women at the protest wrapped themselves in foil blankets to mimic the silver blankets that were seen on migrant children who were taken from detention centers in photographs. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand , who was present at Friday's demonstration, posted a video of the event to social media saying that the women had gathered to protest "this inhumane policy by the Trump administration to separate families at the border". Read More »

Nine stabbed in knife attack on Boise apartment complex housing refugee families

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The attack had a devastating effect on the people", Boise Police Chief Bill Bones told reporters Saturday night. Handout. / Reuters Timmy Kinner , 30, was taken into custody by police shortly after the attack. Boise police got a call at at 8:46 p.m. local time about a man with a knife attacking victims at the apartment complex. Police blockaded State Street near the apartments. Read More »

N. Korea aiming to hide ongoing nuclear production

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While some have questioned the rationale for a bilateral meeting between Trump and Putin, Bolton told Fox News that the talks would "let them discuss these issues and see exactly where there might be room for progress or where they might find there's no room at all". Read More »

Trump reportedly told Macron France should quit the EU

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Trump's next Supreme Court nominee would overturn Roe v. Wade Trump: My supporters should be called the "super elite" Trump: Heitkamp will be "told" to vote against any nominee to replace Kennedy MORE reportedly asked French President Emmanuel Macron why he does not withdraw his country from the European Union (E.U.) and suggested that the US could offer France a bilateral trade deal if he did so. Read More »

Michael Moore Reveals New Trump Focused Documentary "Fahrenheit 11/9"

Moore has called for Trump to step aside - even before Trump took office. So, Stewart offered Trump "a whole news network, and they'll spend 24 hours ever day praising everything you do". "Are there any surprises in this?" asks Colbert. "We've got to push it off 'til after November". "When are we going to rise up?" He plans to be re-elected. Read More »

India child rape: Huge protests in Madhya Pradesh

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The Madhya Pradesh Assembly had unanimously passed a Bill a year ago awarding death penalty to those found guilty of raping girls aged 12 and below. His accomplice Asif was nabbed a day later. "I just want the accused to be hanged till death", he said. According to the police, she was abducted from outside her school while she waited to be collected from school. Read More »

Mueller Reveals Paul Manafort Received Loan From Russian Oligarch

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One section of the affidavit suggests that prosecutors may be investigating Manafort's relationship with Dmytro Firtash, a Ukrainian gas oligarch now in Vienna awaiting extradition to the U.S. Even so, the judge did hint at some of the same concerns he articulated at a contentious May hearing in which he said he didn't see the relationship between the Mueller investigation and the Manafort indictment. Read More »

USGS Map, Summit Collapses Continue, Lava Flowing From Fissure 8

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Bruce Anderson. On Friday at 6:52 p.m., a collapse explosion was equivalent to a magnitude 5.3 natural disaster. The maps reveals the lava channel has crusted over about 0.8 km (0.5 mi) inland of the ocean entry, and lava is still moving beneath the crust and into still-molten interior of earlier flows before it enters the sea. Read More »

North Korea May Have Ramped Up Nuclear Production

The intelligence assessment, which had not previously been reported , seemed to counter the sentiments expressed by US President Donald Trump , who tweeted after his June 12 summit with Kim in Singapore that there was no longer a nuclear threat from North Korea, NBC said. Read More »

Unable to find lost boys, Thai police drop survival packages into cave

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Rescue teams are now entertaining two theories about where the boys might be, working from the starting point where their bags were found, at a fork 3 kilometers (1.9 miles) from the mouth of the cave, deep into the underground tunnels. Rescue crews have now begun to explore different options to gain entry into the cave. He said divers had been able to work underwater Thursday but would not elaborate on their progress. Read More »

Trump to raise election meddling with Putin in Helsinki meeting

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Trump is scheduled to meet with Putin on July 16 , several days after he stops in Brussels for a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit. "Spain, France, it's unfair what they've done to the United States". "What President Putin said, through a translator, of course, but what he said was, there was no meddling in 2016 by the 'Russian state.'". " I'll talk to him about everything ", Trump said in reply to another question about the topic of Crimea at the much-anticipated summit. Read More »

Airstrikes Pound South Syria, 17 Civilians Killed as Shelter Bombed

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The Israeli army has been put on high alert along the country's northern border as fighting escalates between regime and opposition forces in southern Syria, Israeli media reported Friday. Syrian and Russian warplanes on Friday continued air strikes across the province of Daraa and the provincial capital of the same name, the Observatory said. Read More »

North Korea Ramping Up Nuclear Fuel Production at Secret Cites

One U.S. official said the regime has stopped nuclear and missile tests but "there's no evidence that they are decreasing stockpiles, or that they have stopped their production". Trump's national security adviser, John Bolton , insisted that North Korea's nuclear program could still be dismantled within a year. This video grab taken from footage released by China Central Television (CCTV) on March 28, 2018 shows Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ... Read More »

3 babies dead,100 missing in migrant shipwreck off Libya

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Migrants try to cross to Europe through Libya by the sea route usually in flimsy inflatable boats provided by smugglers while some make it to worldwide waters where they hope to be picked up by global vessels, but are mostly picked up by Libya's EU-backed coastguard and are returned to Libya. Read More »

'Everyone safe' at under-control high-rise flat fire in east London

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LFB say that have of the flat is alight. It comes after another huge fire erupted at a luxurious sixth-floor apartment in a tower block in Battersea, south west London, on Wednesday. The brigade said its 999 Control Officers have taken more than 90 calls to the fire. Jamila Noor, who lives in Berkeley House, the tower next door to the Mile End fire, said she did not feel safe in a tower. Read More »

Uttarakhand bus accident: At least 47 killed in Pauri Garhwal district

According to local media, the private bus was en route to Ramnagar, when it plunged into a gorge on the Pipli Bhon road in the district's Nainidanda block at 8.45 am. The cause of the accident is yet to be ascertained. CM has also announced to provide a financial help of Rs 2 lakh to the families of deceased. DIG Garhwal range Sanjay Gunjyal said, rescue operations are being carried out by the police and SDRF personnel, while senior officials have rushed to the spot. Read More »

Notorious French Gangster Escapes Paris Prison By Helicopter

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Prison officials confirmed the dramatic escape on Sunday, saying career robber Redoine Faid, 46, - who was previously France's most wanted man - is once again at large. A huge police team have been dispatched to track down and recapture the fugitive, says France's Ministry of the Interior, who described Faid as " dangerous ". Read More »

Japanese pencil rocket blows up after liftoff

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The company says it believes the rocket suffered a glitch in its main engine. While no injuries were reported, the incident struck a major blow to Japan's plans of sending a private rocket into space. In July previous year, engineers lost contact approximately a minute after another rocket was launched. The cost of the launch ran into the tens of millions of yen. Read More »