• Captain Marvel to film in California
Captain Marvel to film in California

Do you like the direction Marvel is taking the film? The character was initially known Ms. Marvel , with comic book writers Chris Claremont and Gerry Conway breathing life to a self-titled series in January 1977. Could the MCU version of Captain Marvel be launched forward somehow instead? Like Wonder Woman , I'm thinking her powers will sto...

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  • Rep. Scalise Calls Into GOP Whip Meeting, Ready to Return
Rep. Scalise Calls Into GOP Whip Meeting, Ready to Return

The ad prompted Scalise's chief of staff Brett Horton to tweet: "The day of the shooting, while waiting at the hospital, I avoided the news/audio/video as much as possible". A new Senate campaign ad for Rep. Mo Brooks uses audio from last month's shooting at a congressional baseball practice that left Rep. Steve Scalise , R-La., gravely woun...

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"Let's not play political games", News 8 one-on-one interview with Governor Rauner

Here he is trying to say the school funding bill should be on his desk. The fate of Illinois' fiscal 2018 appropriation for school districts remains up in the air with a showdown looming in the coming days between Gov. "We slowed down the process in the Senate in order to let everyone blow off some steam, politically speaking". Six weeks later, t...

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  • Woman 'slapped' police vehicle before Justine Damond was shot
Woman 'slapped' police vehicle before Justine Damond was shot

Questions about police training were raised after details about the shooting were released. The search warrant obtained by Minnesota Public Radio doesn't specifically say that the woman was Justine Damond , but: "Upon police arrival, a female "slaps" the back of the patrol squad".

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  • Chinese jets intercept United States spy plane west of the Korean Peninsula: Pentagon
Chinese jets intercept United States spy plane west of the Korean Peninsula: Pentagon

Perhaps the most famous encounter between a US EP-3 and a Chinese aircraft occurred in 2001 when a Chinese J-8 fighter collided with the US plane, forcing the EP-3 to conduct an emergency and prompting an worldwide dispute between Washington and Beijing.

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  • Teenage driver livestreams part of crash that killed sister
Teenage driver livestreams part of crash that killed sister

The way she poses in the camera and the sudden movements that she made with the smartphone while at the wheels, at times even singing, suggest that she was driving the auto precariously. Darin Heredia told BuzzFeed News that officials were "well aware" of the video. Her bond is set at $300,000. Mary Hernandez, a Stockton resident, made a deci...

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  • OIC denounces Israel measures on holy mosque
OIC denounces Israel measures on holy mosque

His father said he believes his son was motivated by a desire to protect the "honor" of the Jerusalem holy site . Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, meanwhile, announced that he is freezing ties with Israel, dealing a blow to fledgling Trump administration efforts to try to renew long-dormant peace talks.

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  • Jokowi Urges UN Security Council to Discuss Tensions and Violence in Jerusalem
Jokowi Urges UN Security Council to Discuss Tensions and Violence in Jerusalem

Diplomats say the UN Security Council will hold closed-door talks two days later about the spiralling violence after Egypt, France and Sweden seek a meeting to "urgently discuss how calls for de-escalation in Jerusalem can be supported".

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  • Democrats rebrand under new slogan - will their product sell?
Democrats rebrand under new slogan - will their product sell?

Trump exploited past year between Democrats' special-interest base and average white working-class voters, who felt left behind. Democrats have wasted little time in reacting to a stupid push poll that says their party mainly stands against Trump , and they have set about shooting themselves in both feet.

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  • 1 killed, 2 wounded at Israeli embassy in Jordan
1 killed, 2 wounded at Israeli embassy in Jordan

Jordanian security forces deployed in the streets around the embassy, an AFP correspondent said. One of the Jordanians was critically wounded and later died at a hospital, according to Hala Akhbar, a news site linked to the Jordanian military.

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  • Liverpool complete signing of left-back Andrew Robertson from Hull City
Liverpool complete signing of left-back Andrew Robertson from Hull City

Jurgen Klopp has admitted he didn't know who Dominic Solanke was before he signed him. Klopp regularly used the versatile James Milner in Robertson's preferred position of left-back last season as the Reds sealed a return to the Champions League.

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  • Warm week head for South Lake Tahoe, chance of showers and thunderstorms
Warm week head for South Lake Tahoe, chance of showers and thunderstorms

Highs will be around 80 and lows in the 60s. Along with more heat and humidity comes the chance of thunderstorms throughout the Mid-State Saturday afternoon and evening and forecasters say some of the storms could be severe. Sunday , the temperature will start creeping up again with a high of 88 and a low of 60. Southeast wind 5 to 10 miles per...

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  • Syrian regime warplanes strike near Damascus despite ceasefire, says SOHR
Syrian regime warplanes strike near Damascus despite ceasefire, says SOHR

Russia, Iran and Turkey are guarantors of the Syrian ceasefire regime. There was no immediate comment from the regime or its forces. The agreements on the order of functioning of the Eastern Ghouta de-escalation zone in Syria have been signed following the talks in Cairo between representatives of the Russian Defense Ministry and the Syrian...

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  • United States airstrike kills 16 Afghan police in Helmand
United States airstrike kills 16 Afghan police in Helmand

The provincial police chief Mohammad Mustafa Moseni said the militants launched four assaults on the district headquarters early today and police had no choice but to retreat. "Normally, every year at this time, the fighting starts to increase", he said. Again, the fatal incident, which illustrates the deterioration of the situation, which happen...

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  • 8 bodies found in Texas parking lot
8 bodies found in Texas parking lot

San Antonio and other South Texas cities are confronted with the unique challenge of addressing a corridor of human trafficking that places us under the intense pressure to be vigilant and responsive. Attorney for the Western District of Texas , and prosecutors will work to identify others responsible. "We're looking at a human-trafficking cr...

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  • Trump's new hire Scaramucci apologises for calling him 'hack politician'
Trump's new hire Scaramucci apologises for calling him 'hack politician'

Scaramucci , who has at times supported Democrats, spent part of the weekend deleting some of his own past tweets on subjects that run counter to Trump administration policy, such as taking action on climate change. For another, he said he would address leaks to the press from within the White House on Monday. Scaramucci then reiterated tha...

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  • Violence over Jerusalem holy site kills 6
Violence over Jerusalem holy site kills 6

It was unclear if the move would apply to the quiet security coordination that exists between the Palestinian Authority and Israel, widely seen as having helped prevent a wider outbreak of violence in recent years. There have been clashes almost daily between Israeli police and protesters at the holy site, which is managed by a Jordanian trust bu...

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  • Philippine lawmakers extend martial law in Mindanao
Philippine lawmakers extend martial law in Mindanao

They are helping us. Rodrigo Duterte was then imposed martial law for 60 days in this region. We are helping each other. Ansaruddin Adiong, a congressman for Lanao del Sur, where the ground zero of the clashes is located, endorsed the extension of martial law for the "eradication of terrorism" in his province.

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  • Time Lords clash over the Doctor's female regeneration
Time Lords clash over the Doctor's female regeneration

So sorry Peter, you're talking rubbish there - absolute rubbish, ' he said . Colin Baker , who took over from Davison on Doctor Who as the 6th Doctor in 1984, bluntly disagreed. In case you missed it, long running science fiction drama Doctor Who announced that, for the first time in its 54 year history, a woman would be taking on the lead...

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  • Afghan security forces killed by american bombing
Afghan security forces killed by american bombing

The battle Friday occurred after Taliban insurgents stormed a compound of the Afghan National Security Force in Pusht Rod district. Earlier this week, the Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF) backed by the USA air power managed to reclaim restive Nawa district in Helmand after over a year when the Taliban overrun it.

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