• Bodycam video released in fatal police shooting of…
Bodycam video released in fatal police shooting of…

Blevins under those circumstances was authorized by Minn". Freeman planned on conducting a news conference to announce the officers would not face charges, but protesters interrupted. Body camera video captures Officer Schmidt yelling, " he's got a gun! " after seeing what authorities say was a pistol protruding from Blevins' trousers.

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  • USA release of 3D-printed gun software blocked
USA release of 3D-printed gun software blocked

Previously, Attorneys General in eight Democrat-ruled USA states sued the Donald Trump administration over a June settlement with Defense Distributed . People can use the blueprints to manufacture plastic guns using a 3D printer . "The age of the downloadable gun begins", Defense Distributed stated on its site after its settlement with the Stat...

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  • Facebook finds 'sophisticated' efforts to disrupt USA politics, removes 32 accounts
Facebook finds 'sophisticated' efforts to disrupt USA politics, removes 32 accounts

More than 290,000 accounts followed at least one of the pages, which had collectively already published 9,500 posts since the earliest page's creation in March 2017. "This kind of behaviour is not allowed on Facebook because we don't want people or organisations creating networks of accounts to mislead others about who they are, or what they'r...

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  • Zanu-PF wins majority in Zimbabwe parliament elections, officials say
Zanu-PF wins majority in Zimbabwe parliament elections, officials say

The election stands as an important test for Zimbabwe as the country tries to rebuild its economy and worldwide standing after almost four decades of Mugabe rule. Mnangagwa's government, meanwhile, accused Chamisa and his supporters of inciting "violence" by already declaring he had won the election, the first after former leader Mugabe stepped d...

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  • Details released for North Korean remains repatriation ceremony at Hickam
Details released for North Korean remains repatriation ceremony at Hickam

A truck and trailer similar to ones used in the past to move missiles was seen in one satellite photo , said the official. Pompeo said last week that North Korea was continuing to produce fuel for nuclear bombs. The Sanumdong factory produced two Hwasong-15 ICBMs, North Korea's furthest-reaching missile which can fly more than 13,000km, put...

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  • Jury of six men, six women sworn in for Manafort trial
Jury of six men, six women sworn in for Manafort trial

Dressed in a black suit with a silver tie, he consulted frequently with his five defence lawyers over which jurors to strike, donning glasses to pore over his notes. At one point, his defence lawyers sued Mueller and the Justice Department, saying they had overstepped their bounds by bringing a prosecution untethered to the core questions of Muelle...

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  • Trump echoes Giuliani defense: 'Collusion is not a crime'
Trump echoes Giuliani defense: 'Collusion is not a crime'

Earlier, Giuliani, who is representing President Donald Trump in special counsel Robert Mueller's ongoing Russian Federation investigation, insisted that collusion is not a crime . Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) wrote on Twitter on Monday, citing a reference in the federal code. Nevertheless, Trump's legal team is preparing to counter the resu...

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  • Thieves steal Swedish royal jewels, escape by speedboat
Thieves steal Swedish royal jewels, escape by speedboat

Their loot included two royal crowns of King Karl IX and Queen Kristina , as well as an orb. Witnesses told Aftonbladet how they were enjoying lunch on a fine day when they saw men running from the cathedral in all directions. "Several people were seen leaving the church by boat or waterscooter after the theft". 'We have some different infor...

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  • US detects new activity at North Korean missile factory
US detects new activity at North Korean missile factory

North Korean waitress at a restaurant in Dandong - not one of the women who defected. They will encourage the U.S. and Pyongyang "to continue working towards the realisation of lasting peace and stability on a denuclearised Korean Peninsula", according to a draft copy of the chairman's statement obtained by AFP.

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  • Trump says he's willing to talk to Iran without preconditions
Trump says he's willing to talk to Iran without preconditions

The White House said that even though the president "is open to dialogue and negotiation", it did not mean the US would lift sanctions or re-establish diplomatic and commercial relations. Monday, Trump also said he would not require any preconditions for a meeting. But Trump's remarks did represent a marked softening of tone from when he lash...

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  • Ron DeSantis teaches kids about Trump in new ad
Ron DeSantis teaches kids about Trump in new ad

Trump supporters are a critical constituency DeSantis is counting on in his primary contest with Adam Putnam . In it, DeSantis shows his young children embodying some of Mr. Scott is challenging Democratic U.S. Sen. Trump argued that previous administrations had allowed the United States to "truly get ripped off, but we're not going to ...

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  • Judge blocks release of 3D-printed gun plans
Judge blocks release of 3D-printed gun plans

The lawsuit challenges the outcome of a 2015 case that began in 2013 when Wilson, head of the nonprofit Defense Distributed, was found to have violated a federal law known as International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), after publishing downloadable plans for 3D-printed guns online.

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  • Jury picked for trial of ex-Trump campaign chairman Manafort
Jury picked for trial of ex-Trump campaign chairman Manafort

Paul Manafort will appear Tuesday in federal court in Virginia for the first trial arising from special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation. It's a significant milestone for the probe, which began exactly two years ago as an Federal Bureau of Investigation counterintelligence inquiry into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential elect...

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  • Trump says Koch brothers are 'a total joke' in GOP
Trump says Koch brothers are 'a total joke' in GOP

They want to protect their companies outside the USA from being taxed, I'm for America First & American Worker -a puppet for no one. Trump asserted that the Kochs "love" some of his policies, including tax cuts and conservative picks for federal courts.

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  • North Korea reportedly still building new long-range missiles
North Korea reportedly still building new long-range missiles

Reuters quotes an official as saying it is unclear how far the work has gone. After the first meeting between sitting leaders from the two countries, the two men pledged to work towards denuclearisation. Just last week, satellite images emerged that appeared to show North Korea dismantling a key Sohae satellite launching station. Ministers fr...

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  • Trump says he is willing to talk to Iranian leader without preconditions
Trump says he is willing to talk to Iranian leader without preconditions

Asked at a White House news conference whether he was willing to meet with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani , Trump said, "I'd meet with anybody". "The Islamic Republic of Iran has always been ready to develop good relations with European countries, and now, following the U.S.

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  • Massive motel fire kills a mother and her 5 children
Massive motel fire kills a mother and her 5 children

Officials investigate a fire at the Cosmo Extended Stay Motel in Sodus Township, Mich., July 28, 2018. Another motel guest, Robert Payne, says he liked the children and sometimes gave them money for candy. They were all staying in one room. "It's tragic. It tears at your heart", Boyce said. The Berrien County Sheriff's Department says 90 perc...

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  • Rand Paul backs Trump's pick for the Supreme Court
Rand Paul backs Trump's pick for the Supreme Court

Barrasso said that he looks forward to the Senate confirmation hearings, which have yet to be scheduled. Bush, in a statement after Kavanaugh was selected, called Trump's pick "outstanding" and said he would "make a superb justice of the Supreme Court of the United States".

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  • Miss Helen, shark stolen in a pram, recovering in United States aquarium
Miss Helen, shark stolen in a pram, recovering in United States aquarium

Surveillance video shows the three suspects as they stake out a tide pool exhibit for more than an hour on Saturday. The aquarium wrote online employees reported seeing suspicious activity from a trio around the interactive pool, but said the shark was stolen "while the attendant was assisting other guests".

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  • Decision to grant Grace Mugabe diplomatic immunity set aside by high court
Decision to grant Grace Mugabe diplomatic immunity set aside by high court

Mrs Mugabe was accused of assaulting a young model, Gabriella Engels, in a hotel in South Africa's main city, Johannesburg, in 2017. The DA and AfriForum arguments were that Mugabe should not have been given diplomatic immunity because she is not head of state and in terms of the law there would have been discretionary powers granted to the dep...

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