• Australian grandma sentenced to death for drugs in Malaysia
Australian grandma sentenced to death for drugs in Malaysia

Prosecutors appealed, however, preventing Ms. Exposto from leaving Malaysia and returning to her home in Sydney. She said the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade would continue to provide full consular assistance to Ms Exposito in Malaysia following the overturning of her acquittal and imposition of the death sentence.

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  • Trump gears up for U.S. tariffs on auto imports
Trump gears up for U.S. tariffs on auto imports

He then invoked the same economic populist themes that drove his presidential campaign, boasting Thursday that he would stop "cars pouring into our country and hurting our jobs". "We need to start reclaiming some of that authority". Germany's Center for Automotive Research (CAR) said the USA auto market was already saturated, and that its importa...

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  • Suspect hits man with sledgehammer in road rage attack
Suspect hits man with sledgehammer in road rage attack

The video shows a red truck follow an SUV into a Philadelphia parking lot Tuesday. The entire incident was captured on surveillance video by a nearby business. As the driver of the vehicle tries to get away, the passenger side door opens and someone falls out, that passenger is then attacked by the hammer-wielding suspect.

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  • Hal Smith Restaurants releases statement following shooting at Lake Hefner
Hal Smith Restaurants releases statement following shooting at Lake Hefner

He said they were at the restaurant for a birthday party for another granddaughter. "It looks like his mind was made up that he was going to [use] his firearm when he got there", Matthews said. Dennis Will said he is grateful the civilian was there. However only the suspect died, after he was confronted by a civilian with a handgun outside. Pol...

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  • Newly adopted 1-year-old dies after being left in hot truck
Newly adopted 1-year-old dies after being left in hot truck

Police said Barker returned to the home around 8 a.m. and left a few minutes later for the airport in a rideshare. The unnamed one-year-old was strapped in the family auto while her adoptive dad dropped off a sibling at nursery. Temperatures in Nashville were in the 80s on Wednesday, meaning the temperature inside the truck could have easily re...

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  • United States targets Iran with fresh sanctions against airlines
United States targets Iran with fresh sanctions against airlines

In return, Iran agreed to restrictions on its nuclear activities, increasing the time it would need to produce an atom bomb if it chose to do so. On May 8, U.S. Washington has not only reimposed sanctions but started to make them even tighter. On Monday, Pompeo issued his own list of a dozen concessions Iran must make before Washington lift...

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  • China to Cut Auto Import Tariffs Amid Trade Consensus With US
China to Cut Auto Import Tariffs Amid Trade Consensus With US

The Dow Jones Industrial Averaged shedded more than 170 points and dropped bellow 25,000. US President Donald Trump claimed on Monday that China had agreed to buy "massive amounts" of American agricultural products - "practically as much as our farmers can produce" - as well as reducing trade barriers and tariffs.

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  • Trump's canceled North Korea summit could mean pitfalls ahead
Trump's canceled North Korea summit could mean pitfalls ahead

We'd like to do it. We will soon see where it will lead, hopefully to long and enduring prosperity and peace. Politico: " Inside Trump's North Korea gamble " - "Past American presidents have approached nuclear talks with North Korea as a matter of delicate statecraft, requiring seasoned experts and long technical briefings".

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  • Petrol prices rise for 12th straight day
Petrol prices rise for 12th straight day

Price of non-branded petrol in Delhi soared to Rs 77.47 per litre today, the highest price recorded in Delhi's history, and a 30 paise per litre hike over Wednesday'sprice. The price of diesel as of today is Rs. 74.60 per litre with an increase of 24 paisa. "If it (petrol and diesel) can be brought under GST, rates will come down", he told report...

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  • Facebook Rules Out Compensation For Users Affected By Data Scandal
Facebook Rules Out Compensation For Users Affected By Data Scandal

In terms of data use, in terms of ranking feed, he said, "people want us to use data to make services better". Facebook has since tightened its privacy restrictions and Cambridge Analytica , which always denied any wrongdoing, has since announced its closure .

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  • Alabama Women's Golf: A national championship was lost in playoff stunner
Alabama Women's Golf: A national championship was lost in playoff stunner

The Blessings, the Razorbacks' home course and site of the 2019 NCAA Golf Championships, has the same kind of ability to punish stray tee shots and reward straight shooters as does Karsten Creek. The year before that, they narrowly missed match play. "When I got to one down, I just told myself there is a lot of golf left", Moore said. "We thoug...

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  • Brandi Chastain's hall of fame plaque is unbelievable
Brandi Chastain's hall of fame plaque is unbelievable

Chastain fans on Twitter suggested the likeness resembled John Elway, Rex Ryan , Gary Busey and even former president Jimmy Carter. For her part, Chastain seemed to react graciously to the plaque at the Monday unveiling ceremony, reported The Mercury News .

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  • Gas prices at an all time high this Memorial Day weekend
Gas prices at an all time high this Memorial Day weekend

In California, which tends to have the priciest gas in the nation, the average price Wednesday was $3.71, up 58 cents from a year ago, and Santa Rosa's average was $3.75, up 64 cents over the year, according to the GasBuddy .com website. Fuel prices were not expected to rise this high this year. In Boston, the busiest time is predicted to be 4:3...

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  • Kannapolis Memorial Day ceremony set for Monday
Kannapolis Memorial Day ceremony set for Monday

The event will begin at 8:30 a.m.at the park, 17150 C St.in Victorville. The Colorado Run 10K road race will be held at 7-9 a.m., and the Veterans Plaza information booth will open early in order to meet the runners and others who visit the Plaza.

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  • Frisco named fastest-growing city in country
Frisco named fastest-growing city in country

Roughly 40 percent of the county's population now lives outside the city limits. And the economy plays a role in the growth of the immigration population. That's less than a 1% drop from 2016, when the estimate put Detroit's population at around 675,000. The population boom here in St. Johns County is something that's being felt across the region...

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  • Battlefield 5 will not have loot boxes, but will have paid cosmetics
Battlefield 5 will not have loot boxes, but will have paid cosmetics

Images courtesy of ign . This 64-player mode takes place over four in-game days. One of them will be told from the perspective of a female Nowegian Resistance fighter, battling against the German occupation. Arriving this year, it appears Battlefield V will include a WW2, among plenty of other new gameplay features. The always popular Conquest m...

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  • Comcast confirms $60bn plot to challenge to Murdoch deal with Disney
Comcast confirms $60bn plot to challenge to Murdoch deal with Disney

Comcast, a $200bn goliath built on America's biggest cable network, said its bid will be "at least as favorable to Fox shareholders as the Disney offer". Leon rejects regulators' argument that the deal is anti-competitive, a free-for-all will ensue for not only Fox but for other major chunks of media real estate.

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  • More Armed School Staff, Counselors Discussed at First Texas Roundtable
More Armed School Staff, Counselors Discussed at First Texas Roundtable

Students understand that changes won't come overnight but say it is time to do something different so they can be safe at school. It was referring to the bloody school shooting which took place at Santa Fe High Schoolon Friday which saw two teachers and eight students killed, and 17-year-old suspect Dimitrios Pagourtzis arrested.

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  • Jared Kushner Regains Top Security Clearance
Jared Kushner Regains Top Security Clearance

The White House defended the drawn-out process, claiming it wasn't unusual with Kushner's complicated financial history and contacts with numerous foreign officials. "A year ago, Jared was one of the first to voluntarily cooperate with any investigation into the 2016 campaign and related topics", said Lowell, Kushner's lawyer.

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  • Hopes Dwindle For North Korea Meeting, Southern Primary Results, Olympics Scandal
Hopes Dwindle For North Korea Meeting, Southern Primary Results, Olympics Scandal

The North also threatened to abandon the planned Trump-Kim meeting over USA insistence on rapidly denuclearizing the peninsula, issuing a harshly worded statement that the White House dismissed as a negotiating ploy. "It is indeed not our model". It is now being revealed that Kim isn't anxious about going to the summit because of Trump, China, or...

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