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Hawaii volcano generates blue flames from burning methane

Methane gas can seep into subsurface voids and explode when heated, emerging from cracks in the ground several feet away from the lava . "I think the biggest...


Trump gears up for U.S. tariffs on vehicle imports

As for Trump's comments, Easter said he would not comment on a "one off" statement by the president. "Contrary to the assumption underlying the investigat...


Science teacher who tackled school shooter identified by students, parents

Police and medical crews have been called to Noblesville West Middle School north of Indianapolis on reports of a school shooter. "The school has been complet...


NY parents win legal battle to evict son, 30

Christina and Mark Rotondo , the aggrieved parents moved to the Onondaga County Supreme Court to force their 30-year-old son out of the family residence after...


Trump Lawyer Attended DOJ Meeting On Confidential FBI Informant

House and Senate lawmakers from both parties are set to meet with top intelligence officials Thursday as President Donald Trump raises new suspicions about th...


Trump welcomes North Korea openness after scrapped summit

We'd like to do it. "We even inwardly hoped that what is called "Trump formula" would help clear both sides of their worries and comply with the requirement...


Christopher Johnson will pay Jets players' anthem protest fines

Goodell said team owners, with the exception of Jed York of the San Francisco 49ers , unanimously approved the new provisions, but the player's union said ...


Harvey Weinstein turns himself in to police in sex abuse case

Weinstein flinched as he heard the description. "We believe that they are not factually supported by the evidence", he said, adding that his client is doing "as...


Trump ordered to stop blocking critics on Twitter

And though the @ RealDonaldTrump account was created long before the election, " the President and [his assistant Daniel] Scavino's present use of the @ rea...


Memorial Day tributes scheduled across the area

Keynote espeaker will be writer Dave Gathman, a former reporter for The Courier-News, who will talk about the war and Elgin's involvement in it. The Grand Rap...


Census: Franklin Among Nation's Fastest-Growing Large Cities

With just 177,286 residents, Frisco - which ranked as the nation's fastest-growing city - easily outpaced the state's biggest city in population gain from Jul...


Battlefield V Reveal Trailer Confirms October Release Date

Unlike the deluge of trailers that Call of Duty threw on us during its Black Ops 4 reveal , Battlefield V just received an initial reveal trailer. All of t...


Ariana Grande remembers Manchester bomb attack victims on first anniversary

To mark the anniversary, scores of fans came together to hold a vigil, which saw them singing Ariana's latest single No Tears Left To Cry . "I love you with al...


US Official's Brain Injury In China Matches Cuba Problem - Pompeo

Although details on the Guangzhou employee's condition is unclear, Jinnie Lee, a US embassy spokeswoman in Beijing confirmed that the staffer had experienced a ...


Yanny/Laurel conundrum: The science behind the confusing audio clip explained

Then, the first dissenter is shown: Deputy Press Secretary Hogan Gidley . Higher frequency sounds in the recording make people hear "Yanny", whereas lower freq...


Elected officials file grievance against lawyer over viral rant

Yes, because no one else speaks Spanish in NY. " Your staff are speaking Spanish to customers when they should be speaking English ", he tells one employee. T...


Hawaii volcano erupts from summit, shooting plume of ash

Passenger jets generally cruise at around 30,000 feet, the height of Thursday's plume. Poland said the explosion likely only lasted a few minutes and that a...


Europe to exempt its firms from U.S. sanctions on Iran

EU leaders meeting Thursday in Bulgaria gave the European Commmission, the bloc's executive arm, the all-clear amid a deepening rift with Washington. We also ...


FG condemns killing of 58 unarmed Palestinian demonstrators

More than 2,700 people were injured, many by live ammunition. The status of Jerusalem is one of the thorniest obstacles to forging a peace deal between Isra...


Nawaz Sharif rejected statement issued by NSC

In a video message, he said that he briefed former premier Sharif two times on Kargil and Sharif had said: "we should hoist Pakistan's flag in Srinagar". He sai...


The Right Stuff author Tom Wolfe dies at 87

The writer died of an infection in a hospital in NY on Monday, his agent Lynn Nesbit told The Associated Press. As a reporter, Wolfe became part of the new...


Retired 'Coward' Deputy Who Stayed Outside During Parkland Shooting Receives Massive Pension

The cop who ducked the Parkland School shooter is getting an $8,702.35 monthly pension, Time magazine reported . Surveilance video from February 14 showed P...


Teacher shot dead after having sex with student

But the engagement was broken off, and months later, she was the victim of confidential information leaked from the Aliquippa Police concerning her and a former...


Get ready: Severe storms to bear down on us later this afternoon

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says the powerful storms that swept through CT caused extensive damage, and power won't likely be restored to some locations for days. ...


Hawaii on 'Red Alert' After Huge Ash Cloud Bursts From Kilauea Volcano

The United States Geological Survey (USGS) posted an aviation red alert for the first time for the Kilauea volcano in Hawaii as explosions intensified o...


Turkey expels Israeli consul in spat over Gaza violence

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan , now on a visit to Britain, had on Monday stepped up his rhetoric, accusing Israel of "state terror" and "genocide" ove...


Vladimir Putin opens controversial Russia-Crimea bridge

There was one hitch: Putin was actually beaten across the bridge. During World War II the occupying Nazis also began building a bridge but abandoned the project...


US Officer Shoots Student Who Opens Fire at School

The suspect refused to comply with the officer and allegedly opened fire. The shooter fired at the officer several times . "A lot of things went right today, w...


Iraq prime minister wins vote in Mosul province

Sadr for now appears to be ruling out an alliance with two other powerful forces inside Iraq: the Iran-backed Conquest Alliance of former anti-IS paramilitary...


Trump provides updates on first lady Melania Trump after medical procedure

In this May 7, 2018 photo, First lady Melania Trump speaks on her initiatives during an event in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington. Trump twe...


Apple now has 55 self-driving cars in California

According to the DMV figure, Apple has bigger self-driving auto fleet in California than Waymo , Toyota, BMW and many more that has makes it the second lar...


No sight of Ramazan moon in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday

It is followed by the Eid al-Fitr festival. This saying is the standard greeting in Islam religion when celebrating Ramadan , which is a global holiday that ...


Palestine withdraws high-ranking official in U.S. over embassy move

The others were Angola, Cameroon, Congo, the DRC, Ivory Coast, Ethiopia, Nigeria, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania and Zambia. At the United Nations general as...


N. Korea has started dismantling nuclear test site: 38 North

North Korea's foreign Ministry said the country will continue to 'promote close contacts and dialogue with the neighbouring countries and the worldwide society ...


Sharif's 26/11 statement 'grossly misinterpreted': PML-N

Not only opposition parties, including Pakistan People's Party (PPP) and Pakistan Tehree-i-Insaf ( PTI ), launched a frontal attack on Sharif after his statemen...


National Police Week honors law enforcement

In the fall, the National Police Officers Museum will finally open. With the addition of the 360 names this year, a total of 21,541 officers' names are engraved...


70 officers and deputies escort fallen cop's son back to school

Dakota was greeted by at least 70 of his father's fellow brothers in blue as one of the officers walked him up the sidewalk to Sullivan Elementary School in wes...


Avenatti defends right to release Cohen's financial info

Michael Avenatti , the outspoken attorney representing adult film star Stormy Daniels in her lawsuit against President Donald Trump and Michael Cohen , has...


Two British tourists kidnapped in Democratic Republic of Congo

Boris Johnson didn't give any further details, but paid tribute to the authorities from the African country and the Congolese Institute for Nature Conservation ...


China began sea trials of the aircraft carrier, own production

The vessel has the temporary name Type 001A and set out yesterday from Dalian after President Xi Jinping announced a "world-class" navy under the Chinese Commun...


US Could Sanction European Countries Over Iran, Bolton says

The most pressing was the question of how the United States intends to cooperate with the European countries which have not abolished the nuclear deal and conti...


DHS Sec. Was 'Close' To Resigning Over Trump Tantrum, Hasn't Done So

The exchange was so hostile, according to The New York Times , that Nielsen later informed colleagues that she planned to leave the administration and drafted ...


Exiled Leader Puigdemont Withdraws As Candidate For Catalan Presidency

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy called regional elections in December after sacking the previous administration for illegally declaring independence from...


Observatory: 19 Iranians Killed in 2 Days of Israeli Strikes on Syria

State-run TV said they were carried out by the U.S-led coalition, which is operating in the area against IS. On Thursday, Israel said the Iranian Quds Force ...


SC collegium agrees to reiterate Justice KM Joseph's elevation to apex court

The Supreme Court collegium headed by the Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra on Friday chose to reiterate its earlier recommendation to elevate the Chie...


Why Meghan Markle Won't Wear A David Emanuel Wedding Dress

It means the monarch must agree to the marriages of the first six people in the line of succession. With the birth of Prince Louis, the Duke and Duchess of Ca...


North Korea to hold 'ceremony' for dismantling nuclear test site

North Korea said late Saturday that it is taking "technical measures" for dismantling its Punggye-ri nuclear test site, and will hold a "ceremony" between May 2...


Schneiderman called #MeToo movement 'extraordinary' in interview days before resignation

Schneiderman , is going to matter to him", said Julie Rendelman, an attorney and former prosecutor. Schneiderman had been a vocal public supporter of the #...


Australia shooting victims 3 generations of same family

Katrina Miles and her four children. Miles' mother Cynda Miles, 58, was found in the main house at the property and her father Peter Miles, 61, was found outs...


United States tech giants join AI committee at The White House

At a White House summit that included companies like Alphabet's Google , Facebook and Amazon .com, technology policy advisor Michael Kratsios said the adminis...