Day: August 21, 2017

President Trump’s Rally scheduled for Tuesday, August 22nd in Phoenix | Local News

PHOENIX -- Phoenix's top cop promised Monday there are sufficient protections in place for today's Trump rally to...

Young Mother Crushed to Death Hours After Giving Birth When Hospital Elevator Malfunctions: Reports

Headlines by Deborah Hastings 7:54 PM EDT, August 21, 2017 Rocio Cortes Nunes had two older daughters, ages...

Federal authorities: Texas man tried planting bomb on Confederate statue

A Houston man who's previously been convicted on explosives-related charges has been arrested after allegedly being caught trying...

The solar eclipse transformed America, at least for a few moments

Millions of Americans gasped and groaned Monday as the first coast-to-coast total solar eclipse in 99 years zoomed...

Tulsans Among Youngest Mt. Kilimanjaro Climbers, Raise Thousands For African … – NewsOn6 Tulsa

They climbed Mount Kilimanjaro, and for every step - all 19,341 of them - they raised money for...

Mom Crushed By Hospital Elevator After Giving Birth In Spain

A mom who had just given birth to her third child was killed in a hospital elevator in...

Libya crisis: Benghazi shootings video mars ‘victory’

Since the fall of Colonel Gaddafi, Libya has been torn apart by the conflict.Until last month, the country's...

Eclipse Over, Clouds Roll Back In « CBS Denver

By Lauren Whitney DENVER (CBS4) – Skies stayed clear in most of Colorado for the partial eclipse today!...

Can these super-crops feed Africa?

Africa's population is set to boom over the next few decades - reaching 2.5 billion people by 2050....

One Dead, 25 Injured After Quake Strikes Italian Tourist Island

One person was killed and 25 were injured in an earthquake on the popular Italian tourist island of...

PICTURE: Magaya miracle money for UK woman – ZWNews.com

Harare: A UK-based woman says Prophet Walter Magaya's prayers had led to the release of her considerable amount...

Is Angola’s Dos Santos really giving up power?

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionMayeni Jones explains the electionAngolans are preparing to go to...

Mnuchin’s Fort Knox Quip: ‘I Assume the Gold Is Still There’

Follow @bpolitics for all the latest news, and sign up for our daily Balance of Power newsletter.U.S. Treasury...

Barcelona fugitive shot dead had knives, wore fake bomb belt, authorities say

SUBIRATS, Spain -- The lone fugitive from the Spanish cell that killed 15 people in and near Barcelona...

France can no longer dictate to Africa (From HeraldScotland)

THE 1st Century Roman satirist Juvenal posed a question as pertinent to 21st century French-African relations as it...

Army helicopter crash: Hawaii search suspended

Story highlightsWheeler Army Airfield lost contact with UH-60 Black Hawk on August 15More than 130 searches have been...

‘Game of Thrones’ Director Alan Taylor on Romance, Dragons and Ravens

So how fast are those ravens anyway? I’ve only looked at one review online, and it was very...

Trump to visit section of U.S.-Mexican border wall in Arizona

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump will visit a section of a U.S.-Mexican border fence in Arizona on...

All the Light Trump Was Not Supposed to See. But He Peeked.

And then he went straight for it, cocking his head back, turning to his right, toward the object...

Eniola Aluko: Chelsea ‘commend’ England striker after ‘bullying’ claims

Eniola Aluko speaks to BBC sports editor Dan RoanChelsea have "commended" Eniola Aluko for "speaking of her experiences"...

U.S. Embassy Slams Cancellation of Pride in Uganda – Advocate

Uganda's government has quashed an LGBT Pride celebration in the nation for the second consecutive year, provoking a...

Uganda activists hold secret Pride celebration – Washington Blade

Rainbow Riots, a Swedish Ugandan LGBT group, performs during a Uganda Pride celebration on Aug. 20, 2017. The...

South Africa Grants Grace Mugabe Diplomatic Immunity, To Critics’ Dismay – National Public Radio

South Africa granted diplomatic immunity to Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe after she was accused of assaulting a...

Officials: Swiss couple murdered in Kenya; gardener arrested – The New Zealand Herald

On the go and no time to finish that story right now? Your News is the place for...

Italy quake rocks resort island of Ischia, at least 1 dead

People remove debris after an earthquake hit Ischia island, near Naples, Southern Italy, Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. (Serenella...

Solar Eclipse 2017: ‘Can We Do That Again?’

Solar Eclipse 2017: 'Can We Do That Again?' ForbesThousands Flock To Hopkinsville For Once In a Lifetime Eclipse...

‘Zero chance’ Congress won’t raise debt ceiling, McConnell says

WASHINGTON – Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said Monday that there was “zero chance, no chance” Congress...

Trump expected to announce small troop increase for Afghanistan in prime time address

President Trump was preparing Monday to rally the nation in support of a new strategy for the U.S....

Ethiopian maid thrown off 7th floor of Kuwait apartment returns home

An Ethiopian maid who was forcibly thrown from the seventh floor of a building in Kuwait has returned...

Earthquake in Southern Italy: At least 1 dead, 7 missing

Last Updated Aug 21, 2017 7:53 PM EDT ROME -- An earthquake rattled the Italian resort island of...

Poll: Majority disapproves of Trump’s Charlottesville response

A majority of Americans disapprove of how President Trump reacted to the attack in Charlottesville, Va., earlier this...

Steubenville rape case: Ma’lik Richmond’s dad shoots judge

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North Korea shipments to Syria chemical arms agency intercepted: U.N. report

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Two North Korean shipments to a Syrian government agency responsible for the country's chemical...

Men in South Africa court on cannibalism charges

Four men have appeared in a South African court facing charges of cannibalism after one allegedly walked into...

Trevor Siemian believes he can become long-term answer for Broncos – ProFootballTalk

Getty Images The Broncos drafted Paxton Lynch to be their franchise quarterback after Peyton Manning. But it’s Trevor...

Arizona braces for Trump’s Phoenix rally.

Then–Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio stands with Donald Trump at a campaign rally in Marshalltown, Iowa, on Jan....

Texas college could influence other Confederate statue moves

AUSTIN, Texas — The University of Texas’ abrupt decision to remove Confederate statues in the middle of the...

New mom crushed to death in hospital elevator hours after birth

A new mom who had just given birth to her third child died after she was crushed in...

Prosecutor: Man who shot Steubenville judge was father of football player convicted of rape

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio — A prosecutor says the man who shot and wounded an Ohio judge was the father...

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay $417 million in talcum powder case

Story highlightsA jury awarded $417 million to a longtime user of the powder who has ovarian cancerJohnson &...