• Dutchman arrested after threat to Rotterdam concert
Dutchman arrested after threat to Rotterdam concert

Rotterdam Mayor Ahmed Aboutaleb said in a news conference that, after receiving a tip from Spanish police about a potential threat, police evacuated the concert at Maassilo , a music venue in a converted grain silo. The driver, a mechanic, gave an explanation as to why the gas bottles were in his van, police said. He "will be questioned when so...

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  • Worry Looms As Malaysian SEA Games Athletes Affected By Food Poisoning
Worry Looms As Malaysian SEA Games Athletes Affected By Food Poisoning

All of them had breakfast but there are close to 1,000 people staying in the hotel. One swimmer had to miss his event yesterday due to his condition. Donned in a unique outfit, he is a hit at whichever venue he goes to and many fans and athletes alike, whether Thais or non-Thais, are eager to take wefies with him.

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  • Mattis: US Sanctions Will Stay Until Russia Changes Behavior
Mattis: US Sanctions Will Stay Until Russia Changes Behavior

Mattis also ended any speculation that the Trump administration would consider Russia's annexation of the Crimea as a fait accompli , saying the USA "will not accept" the peninsula's seizure. While the White House has not yet issued any public record of the exchange, Pentagon chief Mattis's presence at Kiev's military parade was much more open...

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  • Journalist Goes Missing After Boarding Submarine
Journalist Goes Missing After Boarding Submarine

Kazuko Toyonaga's headless body was discovered by a taxi driver close to the Copenhagen bay where Miss Wall's remains were found. "She should be remembered for her insatiable curiosity, and her drive to find stories which no other journalist had touched", Jessica Reed, the Guardian's U.S.

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  • Driver Runs Car Through Protesters Following Vigil in St. Louis, Mo
Driver Runs Car Through Protesters Following Vigil in St. Louis, Mo

At that point, protesters surrounded the vehicle, hitting it with their fists and a flag pole. Marchers protesting the fatal police shooting of a transgender woman were injured by a vehicle as they blocked an intersection Wednesday night - and there were differing accounts of how it happened.

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  • What is the case against Dera Sacha Sauda chief
What is the case against Dera Sacha Sauda chief

The state government has also exhorted the Dera followers to keep faith in judiciary and assist the administration in maintaining peace. Gurmeet was not keeping well for quite some time. "Can't we even have the right to have his Darshan (see him)", said a young woman from Kurukshetra, who was busy preparing food in open ground in Panchkula to b...

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  • Hospital worker claims $758.7M Powerball prize
Hospital worker claims $758.7M Powerball prize

Wednesday. The $758.7 million jackpot is second only to a $1.6 billion prize shared by three people in January 2016. For that world-record setting jackpot, tickets sold in California, Florida and Tennessee each won a share . "I'm scared but I'll be OK", Wanczyk said. The victor will get annual payments totaling $758.7 million over 29 yea...

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  • NYC Surfers Narrowly Miss Shark Attack in Cape Cod
NYC Surfers Narrowly Miss Shark Attack in Cape Cod

Wednesday's incident occurred just two days after several Cape Cod beaches were closed due to sharks. The shark bit the board during high tide and on calm seas. Sharks would be caught on these barrels and killed. O'Brien said he saw "blood coming out of the seal, just shooting out of him". "Next time there is surf, yes", he said.

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  • XENA: WARRIOR PRINCESS Reboot Shelved by NBC
XENA: WARRIOR PRINCESS Reboot Shelved by NBC

But Grillo-Marxuach ( Lost , The 100 ) was intent on playing out the relationship between Xena and Gabrielle that was touched upon but never fully explored in the series that ran for six seasons, from 1995 to 2001. Salke has confirmed that NBC would be open to doing a Xena revival at some point in the future. Just not Grillo-Marxuach's version...

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  • Venezuela ex-prosecutor says she has evidence of Maduro corruption
Venezuela ex-prosecutor says she has evidence of Maduro corruption

Ortega - speaking at a crime-fighting conference in the Brazilian capital with representatives from the Latin American regional trading alliance Mercosur - said Maduro enriched himself in a massive corruption scheme uncovered at Brazilian construction conglomerate Odebrecht .

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  • Forecast: Tropical wave to bring increased storm threat to Tampa Bay
Forecast: Tropical wave to bring increased storm threat to Tampa Bay

Wednesday, the National Hurricane Center has found that the tropical wave, formerly known as Harvey , has restrengthened. NHC noted that over the next two days, the remnants have a medium chance to re-form into a tropical cyclone, and over five days, that chance increases to a high chance.

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  • US Warns Cancun Travelers of Rise in Homicides at Resorts
US Warns Cancun Travelers of Rise in Homicides at Resorts

The department did not issue the "defer non-essential travel" warning to Baja California Sur or Quintana Roo , contrasting to other areas in Mexico that have received the warning . The State Department has outlined an assessment for each state in Mexico , with specifics on the advisory for each area. Turf battles have resulted in violent...

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  • Protesters Challenge Charlottesville City Council Over White Nationalist March
Protesters Challenge Charlottesville City Council Over White Nationalist March

At another point during the meeting, two residents unfurled a banner that read "Blood on your hands!" for the city council and mayor to read as they left the meeting room after halting the meeting. The meeting started out without incident, but as soon as the rally was mentioned, several residents began shouting down city officials for allowing the ...

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  • USA couple name their baby after total solar eclipse
USA couple name their baby after total solar eclipse

The path of the solar eclipse August 21. The baby girl was not due until September 3. "She'll probably have some pretty special birthdays". The parents had planned to name their daughter Violet . She was born at 8.04 am at Greenville Memorial Hospital. Hours later, Eclipse arrived. The last total solar eclipse to travel from one side...

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  • Networks Punt on Bombing Plot Against Confederate Monument in Houston
Networks Punt on Bombing Plot Against Confederate Monument in Houston

He was caught kneeling by it on Saturday with two boxes, duct tape, wires and a bottle containing liquids that could be used to make explosives, prosecutors said. "When asked by Curtis if he wanted to harm the statue, Schneck responded that he did, and that he (Schneck) did not 'like that guy, '" the complaint said.

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  • Thousands march in Boston at Anti-racism demonstrations
Thousands march in Boston at Anti-racism demonstrations

Boston police estimated that almost 40,000 demonstrators total at the rally. Officials estimated turnout of about 40,000 demonstrators. Ivanka Trump said it was "beautiful" to see thousands of anti-fascist protestors denouncing racism and anti-Semitism in Boston and NY on Saturday as her father continued to make ambiguous comments that fail...

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  • Hundreds confess to eating human flesh
Hundreds confess to eating human flesh

Colonel Thembeka Mbhele, police spokesperson, says the three deadly cannibals have since been locked behind bars and will be charged with cannibalism and murder. The remains of one woman have been recovered and police are looking at whether the group might be responsible for other cases of missing people in the largely rural area of KwaZulu-Natal.

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  • Powerball frenzy bumps jackpot to $700M, 2nd largest all
Powerball frenzy bumps jackpot to $700M, 2nd largest all

Powerball Jackpot odds are 1 in 292,201,338. In addition to the jackpot, there are eight other prize levels in the game. Saturday's drawing produced no winners for the then-$535 million pot. One winning ticket sold at the Alco on U.S. Highway 52 North in Albemarle. The survey, which was conducted online, found the majority of people would li...

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  • Hundreds Show Up at Broadmoor Library to View Eclipse
Hundreds Show Up at Broadmoor Library to View Eclipse

You could even see the shape of the eclipse with any hole getting sun through it, like a colander. It was not uncommon to see glasses passed from one person to another. The highly-anticipated solar eclipse came and went Monday afternoon, and though it was only at 80 percent coverage here in the UP, locals still got a kick out of it.

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  • Marcellus Williams: Missouri governor stays execution
Marcellus Williams: Missouri governor stays execution

Williams has been convicted of killing Lisha Gayle while burglarizing her home in a gated University City community. Gipson also cited previous DNA testing of hairs found from Gayle's shirt and fingernails that also excluded Williams, and said footprints at the scene did not match Williams.

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