Whitey Bulger found dead after transfer to West Virginia prison

Whitey Bulger as he was arrested by the FBI, June 22, 2011. He was sentenced to serve two consecutive life sentences plus five years. Bulger was the head of the Winter Hill Gang, a violent South Boston crime ring, from the 1970 into the '90s. More..

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Italy storms kill 11 and floods inundate St Mark’s Basilica, Venice
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Italy storms kill 11 and floods inundate St Mark’s Basilica, Venice

Residents and visitors were wading through waist-high water in St Mark's Square before the mayor gave orders to evacuate the area. Nearly all parts of northern Italy are on alert due to the storms, with wind ...More..

Trump To Hold Rally In Escambia County This Week
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Trump To Hold Rally In Escambia County This Week

President Donald Trump will hold a Make America Great Again rally next Saturday in Escambia County. His last visit to Cleveland took place before the May primary , when he held a presentation at Public H...More..

Mattis says in close contact with European allies on INF treaty
by | Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Mattis says in close contact with European allies on INF treaty

I might say for the context involved here, this is not a subject that arose yesterday. "We reiterate that Russian Federation is strictly observing the clauses of the treaty", Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Mari...More..

China’s private satellite-carrying rocket fails after launch
by | Tuesday, October 30, 2018

China’s private satellite-carrying rocket fails after launch

It's also unclear what LandSpace will be doing in the wake of satellite launch attempt, but private companies are said to be playing a larger role in China's ambition to have a world-class space program...More..

Khashoggi's fiancee calls on Trump to prevent 'coverup'
by | Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Khashoggi's fiancee calls on Trump to prevent 'coverup'

The outcome of the talks was not immediately clear. Saudi Arabia acknowledged that Khashoggi had died inside the consulate only after more than two weeks of changing stories. Hatice Cengiz, the fiancee of m...More..

Mail Bomb Suspect Kept List Of Over 100 Possible Targets, Official Says
by | Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Mail Bomb Suspect Kept List Of Over 100 Possible Targets, Official Says

Sayoc is scheduled to appear in federal court in Miami Monday afternoon. This latest incident comes just three days after the arrest of a man accused of sending several mail bombs to prominent individuals la...More..

Student dies after shooting at North Carolina high school, police say
by | Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Student dies after shooting at North Carolina high school, police say

Tyrrell said a 16-year-old ninth-grader is charged with first-degree murder and is being held in the Mecklenburg County jail. Tyrrell identified the victim as Bobby McKeithen, 16, a 10th-grader at Butler. And...More..

Explosive device found at Clintons’ NY home
by | Monday, October 29, 2018

Explosive device found at Clintons’ NY home

They noted the president's recent praise of a GOP congressman who body-slammed a reporter, among other pugnacious statements. NBC News has reported that the four packages - the ones sent to Obama , Clint...More..

Mexico gives first work permits to Central American migrants
by | Monday, October 29, 2018

Mexico gives first work permits to Central American migrants

The proposal seemed designed at least in part to demonstrate to Washington that Mexico City was doing something to stop the northbound caravan, which President Donald Trump has labeled a "national emergen...More..

Mail-bomb scare widens as packages to Biden, De Niro seized
by | Sunday, October 28, 2018

Mail-bomb scare widens as packages to Biden, De Niro seized

A Wasserman Schultz district office in South Florida was listed as the return address on the packages, in what current and former investigators said was a feint suggesting particular antipathy on the part of th...More..

Supreme Court sensational order on CBI
by | Sunday, October 28, 2018

Supreme Court sensational order on CBI

Former Supreme Court Judge A K Patnaik, who denounced CBI as a "caged parrot", will oversee the CVC enquiry against CBI Director Alok Verma . Decisions taken by him since October 23 till date should not be imp...More..

Russia Claims US Led Drones Toward Russian Base in Syria
by | Sunday, October 28, 2018

Russia Claims US Led Drones Toward Russian Base in Syria

It undertook manual control". "When these 13 drones came across our veil of warfare, they retreated to a certain distance, received the appropriate commands, and they started running out of space and to sugge...More..

Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting: At Least 8 Dead After Gunman Opens Fire
by | Sunday, October 28, 2018

Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting: At Least 8 Dead After Gunman Opens Fire

The officers' injuries are not believed to be life-threatening, according to reports, but the other two victims were listed in critical and serious condition. Alvin Berkun, rabbi emeritus at Tree of Life and a ...More..

Suspect behind wave of parcel bombs arrested in Florida
by | Saturday, October 27, 2018

Suspect behind wave of parcel bombs arrested in Florida

Court records show Mr Sayoc filed for bankruptcy in 2012 while he was living with his mother. According to CNN , Sayoc told investigators the bombs would have done no injury and that he would not have wanted...More..

Ron DeSantis and Andrew Gillum insult each other in final Florida debate
by | Friday, October 26, 2018

Ron DeSantis and Andrew Gillum insult each other in final Florida debate

Despite the slim margin for an internal measure, the poll also asked a number of feeler questions about DeSantis and Gillum, gathering voter opinions on their political leanings, favorability, trustworthiness a...More..

Turkey puts fiancee of slain journalist Khashoggi under 24-hour protection
by | Friday, October 26, 2018

Turkey puts fiancee of slain journalist Khashoggi under 24-hour protection

The government said concerns following the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi on October 2 were behind the decision. He was part of the hit squad, sent to kill the journalist at the Saudi consulate d...More..

NATO chief sees new US missile deployments in Europe as unlikely
by | Friday, October 26, 2018

NATO chief sees new US missile deployments in Europe as unlikely

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's government voiced immediate concern over US President Donald Trump's threats to pull out of the INF nuclear arms treaty with Russian Federation. "But at the earlier stages of...More..

Kuwait welcomes decisions by Saudi king on 'regretful' Khashoggi case
by | Thursday, October 25, 2018

Kuwait welcomes decisions by Saudi king on 'regretful' Khashoggi case

German Chancellor Angela Merkel announced today that her country would halt all arms exports to Saudi Arabia while uncertainty over Khashoggi's fate remains. "All of this needs to be explained in all its de...More..

World's oldest intact shipwreck found at bottom of Black Sea
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

World's oldest intact shipwreck found at bottom of Black Sea

The underwater Indiana Joneses believe the find to be an ancient Greek trading vessel due to similarities with the ship depicted on the "Siren Vase" artefact, which dates from the same era and shows Homer's O...More..