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OH man wears clown mask, chases daughter, faces charges

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The father explained he did not want to spank her as the girl's mother is serving jail time for child endangerment after being convicted of breaking four of the girl's ribs, news site NBC4i reported. Barrett was charged with child endangerment and inducing panic, accroding to WYTV, and Santiago was charged with using weapons while intoxicated. Barrett, who was still wearing the clown mask, was not hit by the bullet, police said. Read More »

Airstrike by Saudi-led coalition kills 12, say Yemen officials

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The Saudi-led coalition, which has been waging a war against the Huthis since March 2015, has been repeatedly criticised for attacks on civilians. Salehi, who also heads his country's Atomic Energy Organization, elaborated the benefits of cooperation between Tehran and Riyadh and said , 'Look at it rationally; If we have a good relationship with Saudi Arabia , we benefit on many levels, economically and in trade. Read More »

Iran, US trade warnings over nuclear deal

Reading out a message from Trump, Perry told the Vienna meeting that Washington would "not accept a weakly enforced or inadequately monitored deal". The meeting comes as the Haaretz newspaper reports that the International Atomic Energy Commission (IAEA) had information about suspected Iranian nuclear sites previous year, after the nuclear agreement with Iran went into effect, but inspectors did not visit them. Read More »

Trump Pegs Hillary Clinton With A Golf Ball In Retweet

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He posted about talking to the South Korean president, calling Kim Jong Un "Rocket Man", campaigning for a Republican attorney general candidate in MI, and retweeted several pro-Trump Twitter accounts that had shared images of him bringing jobs back to the USA, "making America great again", or attacking The New York Times. Read More »

Ibrahim Halawa has been acquitted of all charges

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Irish citizen Ibrahim Halawa has been acquitted of all charges according to reports from Cairo. RTE have reported that Mr. Halawa has been acquitted of all charges. I look forward to him being released from custody without delay. "Following today's verdict, they will continue to assist Ibrahim and his family to ensure he gets home as soon as possible". Read More »

Gas prices fall dramatically in metro Detroit after weeks of increases

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After surveying 292 gas outlets in Macon, the average price of a gallon of regular gasoline is $2.61, slightly higher than the national average of $2.60 a gallon. The national average has fallen only five cents in the past week, to $2.60. "It will not happen overnight, as pump prices decline much slower than they rise". Read More »

3 dead, 15 hurt when MTA bus, charter bus collide in Queens

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Photos posted online by the fire department showed the two buses slammed into a Kennedy Fried Chicken restaurant in the Flushing section of Queens. At least 17 people were injured in the crash, seven of which were in critical condition. Images of the scene also showed an apparent triage center. (Vic Nicastro for New York Daily News) An MTA bus was involved in crash with another bus in Flushing, Queens on Monday morning. Read More »

Global rugby family celebrate IOC Olympic Games program decision

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In unusual circumstances, the International Olympic Committee announced two host cities at the same event, with Bach calling it a "golden opportunity" to award two Games simultaneously. Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo claimed the city would now begin work to deliver on pledges made during the bid process to ensure a strong legacy from the Games. Read More »

Amber Alert Issued for Baby, Toddler Abducted on Long Island

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Love Lee has straight black hair and brown eyes. Police say the suspect, Sun Shin, is an Asian female, 31, with straight, brown hair and brown eyes. Shin was last seen traveling on 17th Street in Jericho in her white four-door sedan 2015 Honda Accord with NY license plate number HCR1560. Anyone with information can call 911 or contact Nassau County police at (866) NYS-AMBER. Read More »

Lawsuit filed in Florida nursing home tragedy

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As of noon today, more 1,680,000 Florida customers were without power, 16 percent of the state's customers, according to state officials. "I am outraged over the deaths of eight Floridians at the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills in Broward County and I am demanding answers as we furiously investigate this bad loss of life", Scott said in a statement on Saturday. Read More »

Florida nursing home where 8 died closed to residents amid investigation

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Among the healthcare facilities in Florida, hospitals are doing the best, state emergency officials report. "I am outraged over the deaths of eight Floridians at the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills in Broward County and I am demanding answers as we furiously investigate this awful loss of life", Scott wrote. Read More »

Woman gives birth after secret IVF donation by George Michael

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The superstar singer contacted TV chiefs after mum Lynette Gillard went on Deal or No Deal to get money to continue IVF treatment following a 13-year battle to conceive. Richard, who was an executive producer on the show at the time, told his followers: "A woman on " Deal Or No Deal " told us she needed £15k for IVF treatment". Read More »

Rocket Man - I Think It's Gonna Be a Long, Long Gas Line

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This morning, Trump seemed to taunt Kim Jong-Un on Twitter , referring to him as "rocket man". North Korea fired a ballistic missile over the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido Friday local time , the latest in a stream of missile tests that have looked to defy the global community. Read More »

Al Jazeera's Snapchat account banned in Saudi

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Snap Inc. pulled the prominent news channel's curated content from its Snapchat app in Saudi Arabia on Sunday, saying it was responding to a government request. Al Jazeera launched a Snap Discover channel in English in December 2015 - but only launched its Arabia news channel in May this year. Saudi Arabia and its allies, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt have boycotted Qatar since June and banned Al Jazeera , the Qatari state-owned broadcaster, from operating within their ... Read More »

YC Modi, special CBI director, named NIA chief

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In order to ensure a smooth transition of power Y C Modi has also been approved for the appointment of Officer on Special Duty with immediate effect. He has also served as Additional Director General of Police in Shillong. He had been appointed the Additional Director of the CBI in 2015. He had been part of a SIT formed by the Supreme Court to probe Godhra riots case. Read More »

Julius Peppers: Panthers defense 'best I've ever played on'

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After each big play, Peppers pointed to his young family in the stands and reminded them of why he is still playing this game. McDermott was Panthers defensive coordinator for the previous six seasons before taking over as head coach of the Bills earlier this year. Read More »

London police raid home after bomb blast arrest

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Prime Minister Theresa May has raised the threat level to critical, meaning another attack is expected imminently. The Times revealed today that the 18-year-old... Or, to put it another way, the threat level would not have been reduced if anyone within the counter-terrorism network still thought there was a bomber, or accomplices, on the loose. Read More »

Tillerson: US seeks peaceful solution to NK issue

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As the secretary of state explained, the administration is now working on a "peaceful pressure campaign" equipped with four "no's" - no seeking regime change, no seeking regime collapse, no seeking unification of the peninsula, and no seeking to send our forces north of the demilitarized zone. Read More »

Gujarat Riots: Amit Shah Defends Maya Kodnani in Court

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Speaking in defence of the former minister, Amit Shah submitted to the court in Gujarati: "Mayaben Kodnani was not at Naroda Gam but at the State Assembly at 8.30 am". It has been learnt that he was appearing as Maya Kodnani's witness in the 2002 Naroda Gam riot case . I tried to pacify the crowd but they surrounded me. Read More »

India says some Rohingya are serious security threat

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Some of the Rohingyas with militant background are also found to be very active in Jammu, Delhi, Hyderabad and Mewat, and have been identified as having a very serious and potential threat to the internal / national security of India.India is a country with large population, surplus labour force, and has its complex social/cultural/economical infrastructure. Read More »

BJP leaders sweep street to mark Modi's birthday

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The Prime Minister also announced that the Central government was planning to bring a law where "farmers wouldn't require the permission of the forest department for cutting and selling timber". Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday celebrated his 67th birthday by dedicating Sardar Sarovar Dam - the world's second largest - on the river Narmada in Gujarat, to the nation. Read More »

Police recover number of items after Dover terror arrest

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A policeman stands guard during a search by a police forensics team of a house in Stanwell, Surrey near London on September 17, 2017. He was arrested under section 41 of the Terrorism Act and taken to a south London police station where he remains in custody. Read More »

Leader Vows Iran's Response to Breach of JCPOA

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If he does not, Congress has 60 days to decide whether to reimpose sanctions waived under the deal. "The Iranian nation is standing firm and any wrong move by the domineering regime regarding the [nuclear agreement] will face the reaction of the Islamic republic", state-controlled media quoted Khamenei as saying on September 17. Read More »

Watchdog stands by criticism of Johnson's revived £350m NHS pledge

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Johnson's article re-ignited speculation that he would challenge May for the leadership of the Conservative Party. In the article for the Telegraph , however, he said the United Kingdom would "roughly" be £350 million better off and it would be a "fine thing" if a lot of it went on the health service. Read More »

Gov. Scott institutes new rules following Irma deaths

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The highest winds were in the 60s by the time they reached Brunswick, where the storm wreaked havoc throughout region, toppling trees, downing power lines and flooding neighborhoods. "I am outraged over the deaths of eight Floridians at the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills in Broward County and I am demanding answers as we furiously investigate this awful loss of life", Scott wrote. Read More »

North Korea problem can not be solved without Russia, China - German FM

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The question now is how long Japan and South Korea will maintain their confidence in the USA nuclear umbrella before moving to develop their own nuclear deterrence capabilities. It should also recognize that its persistence in nuclear weapons development has made its prospect of improving the national economy a mission impossible. Read More »

Powerful typhoon makes landfall in Japan

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By Sunday evening, the possibility of Typhoon Talim bringing in rains and heavy winds to the Tokyo region also can not be ruled out due to the northeastward movement of the storm. Authorities have issued warnings for rainstorms, high seas, and flooding as well as the risk of possible landslides, and advised locals not to go outside during the inclement weather conditions. Read More »

Tropical Storm Jose expected to churn ocean along New Jersey shore

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Jose, which has wavered between a category 4 hurricane and a tropical storm, as it was deemed yesterday , is now about 500 miles south of Bermuda. U.S. Jose performed an unusual loop-the-loop before continuing its northwest motion - and now it is expected to strengthen. After Hurricane Irma wreaked havoc this weekend, many Floridians are concerned about Hurricane Jose lingering in the Atlantic Ocean. Read More »

Trump And Seoul Talk 'Rocket Man,' Vowing More Pressure On North Korea

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Haley added she was perfectly happy to hand the matter to Defence Secretary James Mattis. China must take more measures to "choke off" North Korea's resources and force it to abandon its nuclear weapons programme, US National Security Adviser Lt Gen H R McMaster said today, conceding that the new sanctions imposed on Pyongyang may not be enough. Read More »

Bono speaks up on U2's St. Louis show axing

Mr Stockley believed that Mr Smith was armed, defence attorneys said , and a gun was found in the vehicle. Meanwhile, as that protest was unfolding Missouri Governor Eric Greitens was touring businesses along the path of damage from Saturday night's march through the Delmar Loop in University City. Read More »

United Nations envoy slams North Korea's 'reckless' behavior

And what have the USA and its allies achieved? On Tuesday, in addition to his General Assembly speech, Trump will meet with the emir of Qatar, whose kingdom is embroiled in a dispute with other Middle East nations, including Saudi Arabia, over alleged funding of terror groups. Read More »

Trump to Make UN Debut With Speech Offering Warmth to Allies

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The Security Council this week imposed a new raft of sanctions on North Korea , slapping an export ban on textiles, freezing work permits to North Korean guest workers and placing a cap on oil supplies. The latest launch drew condemnation from around the world, with the U.N. Security Council stressing in a statement after an emergency meeting Friday that all countries must "fully, comprehensively and immediately" implement all U.N. Read More »

Sean Spicer Crashes Emmys to Show He's In on the Joke

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I literally have to thank him. Colbert did point out why maybe Trump didn't win. "I'm sure HBO will take home a lot of Emmys tonight - which they'll have to melt down to pay for next year's hacker ransom". ET. Lin Shaye, 73, known as the " scream queen " for her roles in numerous horror films since the 1970s, said she was rooting for Netflix's dark comedy series Black Mirror , which is up for best TV movie for one of its episodes and for outstanding writing. Read More »