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How do you cut down on single-use plastics?

How do you cut down on single-use plastics?

The federal government announced a plan to ban single-use plastics by the year 2021, but will apparently consult with the public and with businesses first about what items these will include before ...

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Body found in search for British hiker in New Zealand

Body found in search for British hiker in New Zealand

Myers has been missing for 11 days after setting out on a hike through the Northern Crossing on June 1. It is expected to take some time for the teams to reach the location. He said the family felt ...

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Turlock man among four Americans to die recently in Dominican Republic

He was also a rancher. With the recent rise of mysterious and sudden deaths happening in resorts in the Dominican Republic , one has to ask, what is going on at these resorts? On May 25, Miranda ...

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Man with cocaine on his nose tells deputies it is not his

Man with cocaine on his nose tells deputies it is not his

He was arrested for felony narcotics possession. - A New Port Richey man with cocaine powder on his nose told Hillsborough County deputies it wasn't his, officials said. In addition to the drug char...

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Founder of MQM Altaf Hussain arrested in London

Founder of MQM Altaf Hussain arrested in London

He was arrested at an "address in north-west London . on suspicion of intentionally encouraging or assisting offences contrary to Section 44 of the Serious Crime Act 2007". While giving his reaction ...

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David Ortiz's Wife Finally Breaks Her Silence

David Ortiz's Wife Finally Breaks Her Silence

His wife said that Ortiz, who was reportedly recovering from organ damage as a result of the shooting, underwent a second surgery upon arriving at the hospital on Monday night and is in stable con...

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Mexico launches committee to implement U.S. migration deal

Mexico launches committee to implement U.S. migration deal

The Times report did say that Mexico's pledge of 6,000 troops was "larger than their previous pledge", and that Mexico's "agreement to accelerate the Migrant Protection Protocols could help reduce w...

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All 13 Goals U.S Women's National Team Scored Against Thailand

All 13 Goals U.S Women's National Team Scored Against Thailand

Lloyd, 36, became the oldest American woman to score at a World Cup and joined Germany's Birgit Prinz as the only players to score in five straight World Cup games. Morgan put her arm around Thailand...

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Suspect in shooting of David Ortiz to face judge in Dominican Republic

Suspect in shooting of David Ortiz to face judge in Dominican Republic

Salvador then drove a wounded Ortiz to the hospital, telling reporters they had a brief conversation in the auto as he urged the baseball great to stay calm and breathe. The motive was initially rep...

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Businesses remain shut on day three of Sudan strike

Businesses remain shut on day three of Sudan strike

The generals took power after ousting longtime ruler Omar al-Bashir on April 11 after months-long protests against his iron-fisted, three-decade rule. "The Alliance for Freedom and Change (umbrella pr...

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Nominations set to close in race to be next United Kingdom leader

Nominations set to close in race to be next United Kingdom leader

With the battlelines sharpening, Mrs Leadsom, who quit last month over Theresa May's final attempt to get her deal over the line, warned Brexit could not be delayed any further. "I have always found...

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Jon Stewart lashes out at Congress over September 11 victims fund

Jon Stewart lashes out at Congress over September 11 victims fund

Al-Qaeda didn't shout 'death to Tribeca.' They attacked America". "It's an embarrassment to the country, and it is a stain on this institution", said Stewart. Stewart, who seemed at tears at points,...

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Cyclone Vayu to hit Gujarat on June 13

Cyclone Vayu to hit Gujarat on June 13

With the warning of a heavy rainfall in parts of Gujarat , the state government has made a decision to deploy NDRF personnel in coastal areas of Saurashtra and Kutch from Tuesday morning. A distant w...

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Iran to hand over detained U.S. resident to Lebanon

Iran to hand over detained U.S. resident to Lebanon

Ibrahim told Reuters news agency the release was not based on a wider prisoner swap. Hezbollah did not comment on report. Lebanon's President Michel Aoun had lobbied for Iran to grant him an amn...

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Former White House counsel John Dean describes parallels between Trump, Nixon

Former White House counsel John Dean describes parallels between Trump, Nixon

In tweets , Trump also took aim at House Democrats for continuing to focus on the report by Mueller that details findings of his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential elect...

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New Information About Hudson Valley Fire Chief's Fatal Crash

New Information About Hudson Valley Fire Chief's Fatal Crash

Andrew Cuomo was among the many New Yorkers who said the incident brought back memories of the September 11 terror attacks at the World Trade Center in Lower Manhattan . "We are mourning the loss...

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Hosts France start Women's World Cup with 4-0 victory

Hosts France start Women's World Cup with 4-0 victory

If the U.S.is on a collision course with France in this Women's World Cup-and they could very well meet in the quarterfinals-then the opening salvo fired by France on Friday should have the world cha...

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Russian Su-27 intercepts U.S. and Swedish recon planes over Baltic

Russian Su-27 intercepts U.S. and Swedish recon planes over Baltic

Russia intercepted jets from the U.S. and Swedish air forces over the Baltic Sea on Monday, the Russian Ministry of Defense announced, the latest in a series of encounters between the USA and Russian...

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Trump insists he cut secret immigration deal with Mexico

Trump insists he cut secret immigration deal with Mexico

The White House did not respond to inquiries about Trump's tweets. Officials said it was based around Mexico's commitment to deploy National Guard forces throughout the country, in particular to...

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One dead and six injured in Dallas crane collapse amid severe thunderstorms

One dead and six injured in Dallas crane collapse amid severe thunderstorms

The collapse occurred just before 2 p.m. CDT as a bout of severe weather blew through the city, according to Evans and a number of eyewitness accounts reported in the news media. "It was like a sunn...

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Russia: House committee to see Mueller evidence

Russia: House committee to see Mueller evidence

John Dean , former White House counsel to Nixon, was brought in to testify not as a " fact witness ", as he hastily acknowledged at the outset, but to give a " historical perspective " on the Mueller...

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Efforts to raise sunken Danube tour boat starting in Hungary

Efforts to raise sunken Danube tour boat starting in Hungary

The wreck of a sunken tour boat was pulled from the Danube River early Tuesday (Budapest time), almost two weeks after its deadly sinking left 26 South Koreans dead or missing. Jasenszky said divers w...

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Hezbollah-linked bomb factory in London

Hezbollah-linked bomb factory in London "kept hidden" from 2015

The Daily Telegraph reported how Met Police officers and MI5 agents raided four properties in north-west London four years ago, finding thousands of disposable ice packs stuffed with ammonium nitra...

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Vatican rejects gender change to alarm of LGBT Catholics

Vatican rejects gender change to alarm of LGBT Catholics

The Vatican has condemned " gender theory", the notion that people should be able to choose or change their gender, as a "confused concept of freedom" not "based on the truths of existence" in an o...

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Focus on 'Ease of Living': PM Modi tells top bureaucrats in meeting

Focus on 'Ease of Living': PM Modi tells top bureaucrats in meeting

Initiating the interaction, the Cabinet Secretary, Shri P.K. Sinha, recalled how the Prime Minister has interacted directly with all officers upto Director/Deputy Secretary level, in the previous tenu...

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Hackers Hit US Customs to Steal Travelers' Photos, License Images

Hackers Hit US Customs to Steal Travelers' Photos, License Images

The CBP issued a statement outlining how it learned on May 31 that the unnamed contractor, against Uncle Sam's privacy rules and security measures, copied license plate scans and traveler pictures t...

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'Hundreds' of North Korean execution sites identified

'Hundreds' of North Korean execution sites identified

North Korea continues to carry out state killings as a way of intimidating its citizens, campaigners said Tuesday, although the number of executions may be declining in the face of mounting worldwide...

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North Korean leader's murdered half-brother was a CIA informant, WSJ reports

North Korean leader's murdered half-brother was a CIA informant, WSJ reports

Ms Fifield claimed that the North Korean leader's half-brother was killed on Kim Jong-un's orders because his status as an elder brother made him a potential threat. "Several former USA officials sa...

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American Airlines extends Boeing 737 MAX cancellations to September

American Airlines extends Boeing 737 MAX cancellations to September

The airline " remains confident " that the jets will be cleared for flight once Boeing rolls out software updates and " new training elements " for the pilots and crew, which are now in development....

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Japaese pilot crashed F-35 stealth fighter after 'spatial disorientation'

Japaese pilot crashed F-35 stealth fighter after 'spatial disorientation'

A Japan Coast Guard vessel and a USA military aircraft conduct rescue and search operations at the site where an Air Self-Defense Force's F-35A stealth fighter jet crashed during an exercise on April ...

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Supreme court rejects Kansas challenge to regulation of gun silencers

Supreme court rejects Kansas challenge to regulation of gun silencers

The court will announce those outcomes and others during a string of decision days that will commence next week. The 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals rejected those arguments, prompting an appeal ...

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Russian newspapers show solidarity with detained journalist

Russian newspapers show solidarity with detained journalist

According to the police, Golunov was stopped and searched while walking along the central Tsvetnoy Boulevard on Thursday afternoon and found carrying four grams of mephedrone on his rucksack. Authorit...

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Italy beats Australia 2-1 in Women's World Cup

Italy beats Australia 2-1 in Women's World Cup

Barbara Bonansea played hero with a score in the 95th minute, helping Italy shock Australia in the group stage at the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup . Bonansea broke free of the high defensive line...

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From prison to presidency and now back again for Pakistani lawmaker

From prison to presidency and now back again for Pakistani lawmaker

During the NA session, the house witnessed chaos as opposition surrounded the speaker's dais and chanted slogans against the incumbent government after the Deputy Speaker Qasim Suri allowed Sheikh Ras...

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Canada Sounds Death Knell for Single-Use Plastics

Canada Sounds Death Knell for Single-Use Plastics

Canada plans to ban some single-use plastics like straws, bags and cutlery by early 2021 to reduce un-recyclable waste and protect the world's oceans, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said ...

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