• Defiant goat repeatedly jumps on cop's auto
Defiant goat repeatedly jumps on cop's auto

Seconds later the animal jumps back on the auto and the officer can be heard saying, "That's my hood, dude". The officer was looking for the owner of a lost pony, when a goat climbed onto the squad vehicle. - A stubborn goat refused to get off the hood of a police cruiser. Although the officer said the video would make great evidence for an ins...

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  • Duterte to US Secretary of State: I am your 'humble ally'
Duterte to US Secretary of State: I am your 'humble ally'

For the past two months, the Pentagon has been providing much-needed counterterror assistance to the Philippines, namely the deployment drones and a Special Forces unit to Marawi City in addition to a large cache of weapons for free. While President Trump has praised Duterte's approach to combating drug addiction - namely, encouraging vigilantes ...

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  • Iranian drone comes within 100 feet of US Navy jet
Iranian drone comes within 100 feet of US Navy jet

This was the 13th unsafe and unprofessional interaction between the United States and Iranian maritime forces in 2017, the official said. While the officials did not specify which unit the US jet belonged to, the only carrier now in the Gulf is the USS Nimitz (CVN-68), according to information made publicly available by the US Navy.

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  • Duterte calls on Asean to work for stability
Duterte calls on Asean to work for stability

Singh's speech also came as India and the Asean which comprises Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam, are marking the 25th year of a dialogue partnership. "On this day, therefore, we pay tribute to the founding fathers whose patriotism went beyond borders, and whose idealism drew o...

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  • Newlywed Couple Dies in Traffic Accident SW of Wichita
Newlywed Couple Dies in Traffic Accident SW of Wichita

Austin, who was driving of the truck, was pronounced dead at the scene. Bouma died about 12:30 a.m. Monday. Described as a handsome couple by Rebekah's mum Rachel, she explained how her daughter was selfless and always sought to help those in need.

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  • Educational App Released Ahead Of Highly Anticipated Solar Eclipse
Educational App Released Ahead Of Highly Anticipated Solar Eclipse

Most of the utility-scale solar in California will only be 60-70% affected, given that the bulk of utility-scale solar is in Southern California, almost 1,000 miles from the path of the eclipse. When previous eclipses occurred, the solar corona has been shown to be 2 to 3 million degrees. "If you want to go see the total solar eclipse, we are ad...

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  • Pentagon issues guidance on how military can counter drone threats
Pentagon issues guidance on how military can counter drone threats

The Pentagon sent out unclassified guidance on how to communicate the policy to communities on Friday. Davis said Monday that he could not detail the "rules of engagement" for targeting drones, but he said they included steps such as "tracking, disabling or destroying" them depending on whether they are perceived to pose a threat.

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  • Sturgis Motorcycle Rally has first fatality of nine-day run
Sturgis Motorcycle Rally has first fatality of nine-day run

Their names were not released. Fatal accidents in the Rapid City region are counted in the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally tallies of crashes and arrests. Reports show 28 people were arrested for drunk driving in relation to the ride, five more than previous year.

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  • Trump Touts News Report Based on Anonymous Sources
Trump Touts News Report Based on Anonymous Sources

But just a few hours before Haley's appearance on Fox, Trump retweeted a post from the Fox News morning show promoting the story said to contain classified information. She did not comment on whether the information in the story itself came from a leak, saying that leaks "have got to stop". Trump has told his supporters not to trust stories w...

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  • USDA tells staff to stop using the term 'climate change'
USDA tells staff to stop using the term 'climate change'

Staff at the US Department of Agriculture have been told to avoid using the term climate change and use "weather extremes" instead. Instead of " climate change adaption", staff are asked to use "resilience to weather extremes", reported the Guardian .

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  • Militants open fire at security forces in Pulwama
Militants open fire at security forces in Pulwama

According to sources the Indian Army has encountered more than 120 terrorists during various search operations in the valley, as the ongoing insurgency between the two neighbouring countries continues to intensify. However, due to darkness, the search operation was stopped though additional security forces were rushed to the area. Authorities also ...

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  • Police Hunt Jogger Who Knocked Woman in Front of London Bus
Police Hunt Jogger Who Knocked Woman in Front of London Bus

Mat Knowles, the investigating officer, told Reuters. A double-decker bus narrowly avoided hitting her - and seconds later, passengers disembarked and rushed to her aid. We would encourage him or any individual who remembers him to connect with us as quickly as time permits'. Police have described the jogger as white, in his mid 30s, with brown...

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  • Emmanuel Macron under fire over wife's 'first lady' role
Emmanuel Macron under fire over wife's 'first lady' role

While on the campaign trail, Macron announced his intention to create the position for his wife in order to clarify her status but promised no public funds would be used to pay her. "We can not sanction the creation of a special status for the spouse of President Macron ... during a time when ethical behavior needs to be reasserted in French polit...

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  • Australia, Japan, US seek binding code in South China Sea
Australia, Japan, US seek binding code in South China Sea

In 2016, an global court rejected China's bid to secure rights to more than 80 per cent of the South China Sea . Signing China up to a legally binding and enforceable code for the strategic waterway has always been a goal for claimant members of the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN), some of which have sparred for years over what...

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  • Dahi Handi fest: 14 yrs age restriction, but no height limit
Dahi Handi fest: 14 yrs age restriction, but no height limit

This year, the festival is being celebrated on August 14 across Maharashtra and nearby states.However, the High Court said the height of the human pyramids can only be regulated by the State and that if the court intervenes, it would amount to encroaching on legislative powers , As Reported By Nagpur Today .

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  • Met Office weather warnings for the Isle of Wight
Met Office weather warnings for the Isle of Wight

Morning rain is likely to continue into the afternoon, according to AccuWeather . Monday's rain chances are higher in western in central North Carolina where off and on showers and storms are expected through the day. "Some transport routes may be affected by localised flooding leading to longer journey times". The heaviest of the rain should ...

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  • USA could negotiate if North Korea stops missile testing: Tillerson
USA could negotiate if North Korea stops missile testing: Tillerson

Jong-un will take revenge "thousand-fold" on the United States and unleash "decisive justice" on the U.S., the statement said, vowing "will never step back from strengthening our nuclear might". The talks remain the principal worldwide forum for negotiating with North Korea, but were discontinued by North Korea in 2009, and the Obama administrati...

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  • Possible tornado rips through restaurant parking lot
Possible tornado rips through restaurant parking lot

The storms also brought down trees and power lines. National Weather Service officials plan on investigating the incident. Dutter said the storm intensified extremely rapidly but only briefly over Salisbury . A house on Roger Street sustained significant wind damage, and several trees were split or knocked over at multiple locations. The pol...

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  • China sets conditions for start of talks on sea feud code
China sets conditions for start of talks on sea feud code

In a press briefing held Tuesday, Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha also said that the Seoul government could secure support from ASEAN countries in its approach toward the North that focuses on not only sanctions and pressure but also talks aimed at easing tensions.

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  • India's Eros in early talks with Apple, others to sell content library
India's Eros in early talks with Apple, others to sell content library

The talks are at a preliminary stage. It also faces a lawsuit for supposedly overstating the subscriber base of its streaming portal Eros Now . The Eros library was worth less the US$1bil quoted in the ET report, the source said, adding Apple , which recently began assembling some of its lower-end iPhones in India, was unlikely to splurge...

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