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Over 101000 arrivals in Europe by sea,85000 in Italy

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It has also mooted barring non-Italian NGO ships from Italian ports, a threat that will be a key issue at an informal meeting of European Union interior ministers in Tallinn on Thursday and Friday. Out of the 101,210 migrants, more than 85,000 arrived in Italy, nearly 9,300 arrived in Greece, and around 6,500 arrived in Spain. The situation on the migration route in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea is still very critical. Read More »

Auto splash: Motorist drives into Colorado Springs swimming pool

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Crews were on the scene, draining the pool in order to lift the auto out. While, Corey Youso from Texas, who was on vacation at the resort, said that he was having his breakfast when he heard a collision. Cheyenne Mountain Resort is located at 3225 Broadmoor Valley Road in Colorado Springs. No one else was injured. The driver was taken to the hospital for treatment; authorities say she does not have serious injuries. Read More »

Juncker lashes out at 'ridiculous' European Union parliament

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Speaking about the Maltese prime minister, Joseph Muscat, who was also there to report on his government's work during the European Union presidency, Juncker added that "if Mr Muscat was Ms Merkel (chancellor of Germany) or Mr Macron (president of France), we would have a full house". Read More »

GST rollout: 22 states including Delhi, Maharashtra abolish check posts

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The implementation of the GST is being debated at a four-day special session of the legislature that began earlier on Tuesday. "After GST came into effect, about 85 % products in Kerala would have been costing less". He asked the secretaries to get more detailed feedback and in-depth details of the field from their respective stakeholders. The facilitation centre will be made functional from July 4. Read More »

Venus Williams : Devastated star sobs over fatal vehicle crash

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Before breaking down in the news conference, Williams had been asked several questions about her emotions in the past month, but had avoided directly addressing the matter. Last week, Williams was sued by the estate of a Florida man who died 13 days after a auto crash. "I will say no one on my team wanted me to play here, so coming out and having a good match and hitting some good backhands kind of eased everyone's minds a bit", Keys said. Read More »

Man sat on a gun and shot his pennis

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WKMG reports that Cedrick Jelts, 38, sat on a gun that was resting on the driver's seat in his Nissan Altima when it accidentally fired. The 25-year-old Shanekia Roberts, who told the police that he got into her house and headed straight to the bathroom. Read More »

4th of July Safety Tips

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In an interview with "Today", a 17-year-old from Washington state who lost four fingers on his left hand admitted that he hadn't taken the proper safety precautions when handling fireworks . " Fireworks cause nearly 18,000 fires per year", said Capt. Brandon Sooner, with the Lake Charles Fire Department. Wait 20 minutes and then soak them in water. Read More »

Still possess old demonetised notes? SC might come to your rescue!

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The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the Centre and Reserve Bank of India (RBI ) to provide an opportunity for people who were unable to submit demonetised bank notes before the December 30, 2016 deadline. However, there are still some section of people who were not able to change their old notes within the deadline time given by the government because of huge crowded lines at banks or the person may be out station during the time of demonetization. Read More »

US Carries Out Drone Strike Against Shabab Militants in Somalia

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Last month, the US carried out its first offensive strike against al-Shabaab under the new authorities. The attack Sunday was a "kinetic strike operation", said Patrick Barnes, a spokesman for the U.S. The airstrike follows one in June that the U.S. said killed eight Islamic extremists at a rebel command and logistics camp in the country's south. The Pentagon wanted Mr. Read More »

Defiant Qatar hikes gas output by 30 percent

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The state-run producer is doubling to 4 billion cubic feet a day its target for output capacity at a new project in the North Field, Qatar's section of the world's biggest natural gas deposit, chief executive officer Saad Sherida Al Kaabi told reporters in Doha . Read More »

Rodrigo Duterte threatens to jail martial law critics

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The SC announced its ruling on Tuesday afternoon, July 4 dismissing the three petitions filed against the imposition of martial law in Mindanao. "I, for one, is very confident that the Supreme Court will rule on the legality of martial law in Mindanao because I saw it [has basis]", Lorenzana said. Read More »

Fifth round of Syria talks begins in Kazakhstan

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The fifth worldwide meeting on Syria in Astana takes place on July 4-5, bringing together the delegations from the three guarantor states - Russia, Iran and Turkey, as well as the Syrian conflicting sides and the United Nations teams. "First of all, we are talking about how to implement a memorandum on the creation of 4 de-escalation zones, which was signed by the guarantor countries (Russia, Turkey, Iran) during the May meeting", Kazakhstan's Foreign Minister Kairat Abdrakhmanov said while ... Read More »

Warm, Spotty T'Storms For The Fourth

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Wednesday night will be partly cloudy, with a low around 62. According to the National Weather Service , there was a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms hitting Bridgeport after 5 p.m. Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. East southeast wind 3 to 5 miles per hour. The high will be near 85. Additional rain and thunderstorms are possible overnight into Wednesday , when the high should approach 90 degrees. Read More »

Sainsbury's reports strong first quarter growth

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The supermarket's shares rose 1.5% in early morning trading as it reported that sales for the 16 weeks to 1 July were boosted by a 1.9% increase in transaction growth at Sainsbury and a 3% rise in grocery sales. The proposed deal in which Sainsbury's is thought to have tabled a £130m bid for Nisa was not mentioned in the results announcement. Sainsbury's opened one new supermarket alongside 10 new convenience stores as it pushes for expansion in the sector. Read More »

Backed forces in Syria breach wall of Old City of Raqqa

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The US-backed fighters already inflicted a major blow to the jihadists in Raqa on Sunday, crossing the south back of the Euphrates River that flows through the city to establish a bridgehead on the north bank. ISIS fighters had planted mines and improvised explosive devices at several breaks in the wall, a US Central Command (CENTCOM) statement said. The city became the scene of some of the group's worst atrocities, including public decapitations. Read More »

Special team widens probe to 'madam' in actor rape case

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Police have identified Pulsar Suni and the actress from the visuals, purportedly of the attack on the actress inside a moving vehicle. The court has extended his judicial custody to July 18th. The police are, however, investigating the case all possible angles and also looking at a conspiracy angle after one of the accused has said during the interrogation many top actors from Malayalam film industry are involved. Read More »

Quentin Tarantino Is Engaged to Girlfriend Daniela Pick

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Pick, who first met Tarantino in 2006, has been in "on and off" relationship with the filmmaker since 2009. Pick, daughter of singer and songwriter Tzvika Pick, reportedly confirmed news of her engagement to Tarantino to the news site Ynet , stating, "It's true". Read More »

Japan-EU trade pact continues to elude over auto, dairy tariffs

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With limited time left, Japan and the European Union are seeking a compromise so that a broad agreement can be reached during a meeting between Prime Minister Abe and European Union leaders to be held in Brussels on Thursday. While officials acknowledge that it would be very important to reach an agreement before the G20 meeting, they insist that agreeing on the principles is standard procedure. Read More »

Merkel to meet Trump on evening before G20

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U.S. President Donald Trump arrives at the Celebrate Freedom Rally in Washington , U.S. July 1, 2017. Counter-terrorism and economic reforms will dominate the discussions amongst the leaders of the world's 20 largest economies at the G20 Summit which will also be attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Read More »

Australians' Medicare details up for sale on darknet

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HACKERS are selling the Medicare card numbers of Australians on the "dark web", which could be used to steal private health records. The Australian Federal Police declined to comment. He said the Department of Human Services was receiving constant advice about its cyber security arrangements from the Australian Signals Directorate. Read More »

David Beckham 'always affectionate' towards his kids

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Meanwhile, last month she gave her family an impromptu ballet recital while wearing Victoria's tutu, which the former Spice Girl proudly captured on social media, writing: "Mummy's tutu" over a photo of her daughter posing in a vintage ballet dress. Read More »

Obama warns against an "aggressive kind of nationalism"

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Leaders that signed the Paris Climate Agreement are still recovering from shock after President Donald Trump announced America's withdrawal from the landmark collaborative decision. He arrived in Jakarta after visiting the cultural city of Yogyakarta and white-water rafting on the tourist island of Bali. Mr. Obama and his family have been touring Indonesia, where he and his mother lived for several years beginning when he was 6 years old. Read More »

19-year-old gets life over plot to bomb Elton concert

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Syed was snared by MI5 in the days before the event after he tried to buy weapons online and contacted an undercover officer online named " Abu Yusuf " to try and buy a nail bomb. Instead, he tried to buy a bomb packed with nails to detonate on Oxford Street in London , according to Metropolitan police. If I go to prison, I go to prison. Read More »

Turkey and Greece tensions running high after Turkish cargo ship fired at

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Turkey's NTV adds that the Turkish Foreign Ministry is “in contact with relevant institutions” over the incident. The Turkish captain allegedly ignored the call, which led to the Greek coast guards opening fire on the freighter. He said there was no risk of water intake from the bullet holes and no crew members suffered injury. Historically the two countries have a tense relationship, with territorial disputes almost leading to a war in 1996. Read More »

Plane leaving Chicago crashes in northern Wisconsin, killing 6, officials say

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Alex Lemishko, lead investigator with the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) explained to WAOW Newsline 9 the last contact the pilot made. "The debris field suggested an in-flight break up", Weiss said. We are in the fact finding stage and we will not know that for several months. The Price County Sheriff's Office did not confirm the number of fatalities on Saturday, but reported that there were no survivors of the crash near Catawba, about 110 miles southeast of Duluth. Read More »

North Korea launches missile, nearing Japanese waters

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The launch comes just after US President Donald J. Trump spoke to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe about the issue. Having interviewed the sailors, including four men and one woman, the maritime police said the North Koreans expressed their wish to defect to the South, the Yonhap news agency reported. Read More »

One man gunned down trying to steal helicopter in Oregon, US

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Hillsboro, the fifth-largest city in the State of OR, is 27 kilometers northwest of Portland, the largest city in the U.S. Pacific Northwest state. The man jumped the fence surrounding the airport property and came upon a helicopter with a student and a flight instructor, police told KOIN 6 News. Read More »

'No Sign' of Stormont Deal, Says Sinn Fein

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He adds: "Should [direct rule] be renewed again, then expect an expanded Northern Ireland Office pursuing a largely unbridled United Kingdom government agenda, not least in relation to Brexit, and a severely diminished level of parliamentary scrutiny". Read More »

Colorado man claims he killed his son after mistaking him for intruder

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Huner also told the dispatcher he had shot the intruder approximately six times. Huner was released from jail after posting $50,000 bond, the Associated Press reported. Huner Jr. was booked on a charge of second-degree murder, though the sheriff's office said that could change as the investigation unfolds. Frank Leo Huner was released from custody on Monday morning. Read More »

Fire Chief urges residents to use fireworks safely, legally this month

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For individuals choosing to light their own consumer fireworks - and firecrackers are now on the list of permissible fireworks - he urges them to follow directions and use their best judgment. Used fireworks should be soaked with water and placed in a nonflammable trash can outside; several feet away from a house, garage, deck area or anything else flammable. Read More »

Vornado Realty Trust (VNO) Downgraded by TheStreet to "C+"

The company was initiated on Tuesday, September 22 by RBC Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy" on Wednesday, May 31. The rating was downgraded by Raymond James to "Mkt Perform" on Friday, September 2. The Shareholder Yield is a way that investors can see how much money shareholders are receiving from a company through a combination of dividends, share repurchases and debt reduction. Read More »

Kevin Durant agrees to 2-year deal with Golden State Warriors

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Stay with ABC7 News for more on this developing story. According to Marcus Thompson II of the San Jose Mercury News , Durant is expected to "take even less than his expected 20 percent bump". Within the first 24 hours of free agency, the Warriors had agreements in place with key reserve Shaun Livingston, two-time MVP Stephen Curry , veteran presence David West , and ultimately sixth man Andre Iguodala, who tested the free agent waters to the fullest before shaking hands with Bob Myers ... Read More »

Miami judge rules Florida's new 'Stand Your Ground' changes unconstitutional

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Hirsch ruled that the Florida Supreme Court should have revised the law, not the state Legislature. In his ruling , Hirsch wrote that lawmakers had violated the Florida constitution when they changed the law to require prosecutors to disprove any claims of self-defense at a pre-trial hearing, saying they violated the "constitutional separation of powers". Read More »