Trump Is Scrambling To Avoid A Special Election Defeat In This Rust Belt District
? Conor Lamb, the Democrat running to represent this district in Congress, was wrapping up an interview with a reporter last week when Ted Skowvron, a 93-year-old veteran in a World War II cap, walked over to shake his hand.
California torture house: 13 siblings allowed to eat once a day, shower once a year
Pope Francis Performs Impromptu Wedding Ceremony Aboard Papal Plane
Mom Of Racist-Ranting Alabama Student Says She Didn't Raise Her That Way
US border patrol exposed kicking over water bottles left for migrants
US border patrol agents are routinely sabotaging water supplies left for migrants in the Arizona desert, condemning them to death, humanitarian groups have said. Travellers attempting to cross into the US from Mexico regularly die of dehydration, as well as exposure to extreme heat or cold, so aid groups leave water bottles and emergency stocks such as blankets at points throughout the Sonoran desert. A video released by the groups showed border patrol agents kicking over water bottles and pouring away their contents.
Helicopter with Zimbabwe opposition leader crashes, kills 5
RATON, N.M. (AP) ? A group of prominent friends, including a key Zimbabwean opposition leader and a Texas-based investor and philanthropist, was heading to a ranch in the U.S. state of New Mexico when their helicopter crashed and burned in a remote area, killing five people aboard.
Chris Christie Reportedly Turned Away From Airport VIP Entrance
Blessing of the animals on St. Anthony's Day
The feast of St. Anthony, Spain?s patron saint of animals, is celebrated each year. On the eve of St. Anthony?s Day, riders guide their horses through a bonfire in the village of San Bartolome de Pinares as part of the Luminarias ritual in honor of St. Anthony the Abbot.
Turkey says could act in Syria unless Washington withdraws support for Kurdish force
By Dominic Evans and Tuvan Gumrukcu HATAY, Turkey (Reuters) - Turkey said on Wednesday it would not hesitate to take action in Syria's Afrin district and other areas unless the United States withdrew support for a Kurdish-led force there, as the Pentagon downplayed its plans to train the Syrian fighters. In recent days, Turkey's President Erdogan has repeatedly warned of an imminent incursion in Afrin after Washington said it would help the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), led by the Kurdish YPG militia, set up a new 30,000-strong border force.
Croupier and guard arrested over $6m Macau casino heist
Police in the world's biggest gambling hub Macau have arrested a croupier and a security guard over a massive casino heist where almost HK$48 million ($6 million) in gaming chips were stolen from a VIP room. Semi-autonomous Macau is the only part of China where casino gambling is legal and is a favourite haunt of mainland high rollers. The heist happened early Tuesday morning at mega casino Wynn Macau, owned by United States gaming tycoon Steve Wynn.