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Fiery plane crash jams LA freeway

Fiery plane crash jams LA freeway

Larry Kurtz told CBS. KABC is reporting at least two people suffered critical injuries. He said the crash happened under "unknown circumstances". LGB spokeswoman Stephanie Montuya-Morisky said it was not immediately known if any other flights would be redirected to Long Beach. They are both being treated by emergency responders. Read More

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Pearce Votes For Anti-Sanctuary Cities Legislation

Pearce Votes For Anti-Sanctuary Cities Legislation

House Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.) introduced both bills . "This bill demonizes immigrants, punishes communities that seek to build trust between immigrants and law enforcement and allows indefinite detention, ... In a post on the right-leaning Cato Institute's website, the think-tank's immigration policy analyst David Bier described the "No Sanctuary" bill as anti-federalist and said parts of it pose a threat to state sovereignty. Read More

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Qatar condemns Saudi refusal to negotiate over demands

Mr. Emamzadeh pointed out that in his meeting with "Jaber al-Harmi" the then editor of Al-Sharq newspaper (one of the most significant Qatari newspapers), Jaber al-Harmi told him that, ; "my generation and our fathers only known Shiraz (Iranian close city to Doha) for their shopping, health care and entertainment!" Heading into Tuesday evening's meeting with Kuwait's minister of state for cabinet affairs, Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah Al-Sabah, Tillerson said, "We hope all the parties will ... Read More

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USA blacklists small Chinese bank over North Korea dealings, announces new sanctions

USA blacklists small Chinese bank over North Korea dealings, announces new sanctions

Treasury's actions reflect growing USA frustration over China's efforts to enforce worldwide sanctions meant to starve North Korea of revenue for its nuclear and missile programs. The Treasury also announced that USA citizens will be generally prohibited from doing business with two Chinese citizens - Sun Wei and Ri Song Hyok, who are accused of establishing and running front companies on behalf of North Korea - and Dalian Global Unity Shipping, which is accused of transporting 700,000 tons ... Read More

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Perez: No Morata exit talk with Manchester United

Perez: No Morata exit talk with Manchester United

Meanwhile, the chief was also coy over the future of James Rodriguez following recent reports claiming that the Colombian global is also set to move to Old Trafford. The long-protracted transfer saga had looked all set to be completed by this time - given Morata and United have agreed on personal terms - but Madrid are still providing a stumbling block. Read More

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Michel Ancel Shows Off Beyond Good and Evil 2 Work-in-Progress

Michel Ancel Shows Off Beyond Good and Evil 2 Work-in-Progress

We didn't get much more than confirmation through a cinematic trailer, as well as the promise that it would be a large-scale game with spacecraft in an era before Jade had ever been born. These are definitely some impressive plans and it would be incredible if even just most of these find their way to the final game. Michel Ancel takes players behind the scenes and showcases how seamless the world of Beyond Good and Evil 2 really is. Read More

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Iran foreign minister condemns US Syria warning

Gen. Stephen Townsend, to his Russian counterpart in Syria . The Pentagon says the USA has seen chemical weapons activity at a Syrian air base that was used for an April sarin gas attack. The UK would support any United States attack on Assad so long as it was proportionate, legal and necessary, Fallon added. North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally Turkey, which views the YPG as a threat, has said Mattis assured it in a letter that the United States would eventually take back the weapons ... Read More

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NDP, Greens vote against their political goals in favour of defeating Liberals

NDP, Greens vote against their political goals in favour of defeating Liberals

He says the motion will ask for an immediate vote in the legislature on the speech, but that's not expected to happen because it requires the unanimous consent of the members of the legislature, including the Liberals. Liberals have once again chosen to put their own political self-interest ahead of the interests of British Columbians", Weaver said. NDP house leader Mike Farnworth said he received no notice of the four-page letter, and it appears to be the latest attempt by the B.C. Read More

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JK: Pak violates ceasefire in Bhimber Gali sector

JK: Pak violates ceasefire in Bhimber Gali sector

Pakistan has escalated ceasefire violation incidents from across the border in the last six months. Meanwhile, reports say that the Indian Army is retaliating strongly and effectively in a counter- attack on Pakistan army. "Arms, ammunition and other war-like stores including a special dagger and a headband with a camera, knife, an AK rifle, 3 magazines, and 2 grenades besides dresses and bags were recovered, which reflect the barbaric mindset of the Pakistan army", he said. Read More

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Low turnout but big majority ahead for Macron

Low turnout but big majority ahead for Macron

Her defeat in May brought huge relief to European allies who had feared another populist upheaval to follow Britain's Brexit vote and Donald Trump's election as US president , and disappointment to the party faithful. The results, if confirmed, are another blow to the country's mainstream Socialist and conservative parties already reeling from Macron's election in May , which blew apart the left-right divide that has shaped French politics for the past century. Read More

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Number Of Global Refugees Hits Record High

Jan Egeland, Secretary General of the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) that tracks displacement across the globe said the system protecting refugees will collapse "if we do not step up our support to countries like Uganda". He noted that the United States was the largest donor to refugee programs and that Washington had contributed $1.5 billion to UNHCR previous year. Read More

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Deck collapses at Montana lodge during memorial event

Deck collapses at Montana lodge during memorial event

Mellody Sharpton of Kalispell Regional Medical Center said Monday that just nine of the 27 people who were hospitalized there after Saturday's collapse at Glacier Presbyterian Camp remain. Bell says five people are in critical condition, but there are no reported fatalities. The cause of the deck collapse is under investigation. Others had serious injuries and had to be transported by helicopter. Read More

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Friend says Trump is considering 'terminating' Mueller

For all of these reasons, I believe there is a serious question as to whether Mueller can be impartial in investigating and deciding whether to prosecute an obstruction of justice claim against Trump. Given that kind of support, a Democratic lawmaker, Ted Lieu, taunted the White House over the Mueller-firing chatter: "Double dare exists". Former FBI Director Robert Mueller attends the ceremonial swearing-in of his successor, James Comey , at the FBI headquarters in 2013. Read More

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Who can fire special counsel Robert Mueller?

So that is what I would do. Lindsey Graham: "Do you know of any reason for cause to fire Mr. Mueller as of this date?" "I think he's weighing that option", Mr Ruddy said. Trump's Twitter response followed days of intensifying criticism of Mueller from some conservatives who have charged the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director and his team with political bias and have claimed his relationship to Comey and an earlier meeting with Trump amount to conflicts of interest. Read More

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U.S. troops injured in attack by rogue Afghan soldier

U.S. troops injured in attack by rogue Afghan soldier

Several US military personnel were wounded and evacuated in a violent "incident" Saturday at Camp Shaheen in northern Afghanistan, the NATO-led Resolute Support Mission said. There are about 8,500 US troops and 5,000 North Atlantic Treaty Organisation forces in Afghanistan. The attack has caused injury to four other foreign soldiers. Read More

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Poll Shows Most Doubt Trump's Respect for Institutions

Poll Shows Most Doubt Trump's Respect for Institutions

Republicans were also much less likely than Democrats to think Russian Federation influenced the 2016 presidential election, with only 9 percent of Republicans compared with 75 percent of Democrats taking that view. When asked about Russia's impact on the 2016 election, only 8 percent of Republicans thought interference influenced the outcome, and only 9 percent of the same group thought that the Trump campaign and Russian Federation colluded in an effort to affect the campaign. Read More

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Qatar signs pact with USA to buy F-15 jets

Qatar hosts the regional headquarters for U.S. Central Command, which includes a state-of-the-art air base the U.S. depends on to target "Islamic State". "It indicates that the US Department of Defense under Mattis is performing the grunt work of keeping the US-Qatari security relationship moving forward", Heras said. Read More

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Oregon First State to Offer Non-Gender Driver's Licenses

Oregon First State to Offer Non-Gender Driver's Licenses

OR is the only U.S. state to allow an unspecified gender, but other countries including Germany, India, Pakistan, Australia and New Zealand also allow a third gender option. The license decision comes a year after a judge in OR ruled, in what legal experts believe is the first such decision in the US, that a transgender person can legally change their sex to nonbinary, allowing a change from female to nonbinary by 52-year-old Jamie Shupe. Read More

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