ICE arrests illegal immigrant accused of rape 2 months after he was released on bond

17 August 2019 @ 3:18 pm A North Carolina sheriff has been accused by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials of ignoring an ICE detainer in the case of an illegal immigrant who was captured this month--two months after he was released on bond in a rape case Read More

Iranian tanker set to leave Gibraltar despite US warrant to seize vessel

17 August 2019 @ 3:05 pm The United States faced an against-the-clock legal battle to re-seize an Iranian supertanker caught in a diplomatic standoff before the vessel's shipping agent said Saturday he would go ahead with the ship's planned departure from Gibraltar on Sunday or Monday. Read More

Eataly cuts ties with disgraced chef Mario Batali

17 August 2019 @ 3:02 pm Eataly has called in the check for Mario Batali. Read More

Trump threatens to designate Antifa a terrorist organization ahead of expected Portland clashes

17 August 2019 @ 2:57 pm President Trump said “major consideration” is being given by his administration to designating the far-left Antifa movement a terrorist organization, as the city of Portland, Ore., prepares for dueling protests between right-wing demonstrators and Antifa on Saturday. Read More

Brian Austin Green reveals which 'BH90210' co-stars he hooked up with

17 August 2019 @ 2:50 pm Brian Austin Green is married to Megan Fox and they have three children together but before that, the actor admitted he was quite the player. Read More

New York City police apprehend man wanted in subway pressure cooker scare

17 August 2019 @ 2:10 pm Police in New York City have apprehended the man they say caused a mass evacuation during Friday morning’s commute after he allegedly left several pressure cookers throughout a busy Manhattan subway. Read More

Mormons warns that coffee, vaping are no-nos despite fancy names, alluring flavors

17 August 2019 @ 1:59 pm The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has issued a warning to members that coffee is prohibited no matter how fancy the name, that vaping is banned despite the alluring flavors and that marijuana is outlawed unless prescribed by "competent" doctors. Read More

Joe Kennedy III mulling Dem primary challenge for Massachusetts Senate seat

17 August 2019 @ 1:33 pm Another member of the Kennedy political dynasty reportedly has their eyes on a Senate seat. Read More

Julianne Moore 'loved' working with her daughter and husband on new movie

17 August 2019 @ 1:30 pm Julianne Moore is accustomed to working with her husband, director Bart Freundlich, on set, but it was a real family affair when their daughter joined them for their latest collaboration. Read More

Kiefer Sutherland 'seriously injured' after falling in Europe

17 August 2019 @ 1:25 pm Kiefer Sutherland is recovering after a serious fall while touring for his new country album, "Reckless & Me," in Europe. Read More

SoftBank plans to lend up to $20 billion to employees to invest in new fund: WSJ

17 August 2019 @ 3:31 pm Japan's SoftBank Group Corp is planning to lend up to $20 billion to its employees, including Chief Executive Masayoshi Son, to buy stakes in its second Vision Fund, the Wall Street Journal reported https://on.wsj.com/307Ljih on Saturday, citing people familiar with the matter.
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Hong Kongers rally against government under stormy skies

17 August 2019 @ 3:19 pm Thousands of school teachers joined an 11th weekend of anti-government protests in Hong Kong on Saturday, as shops pulled down their shutters and braced for another restive summer night.
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Official autopsy concludes Epstein's death was suicide by hanging

17 August 2019 @ 3:15 pm New York City's chief medical examiner determined on Friday that suicide by hanging was the cause of death for financier Jeffrey Epstein, whose body was found six days ago in a Manhattan jail cell while awaiting trial on sex trafficking charges.
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Charity ship says migrants' safety at risk, Italy to allow minors off

17 August 2019 @ 2:35 pm A charity that operates a rescue ship carrying 134 migrants off the coast of Italy said on Saturday that it could not guarantee their security, after the boat had spent more than two weeks waiting for a port to disembark in.
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Italy says six EU states will take in Open Arms migrants

17 August 2019 @ 2:19 pm Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said on Thursday that six EU countries had agreed to take in some 150 migrants from a rescue ship that Italy had blocked from docking, resolving the latest standoff over immigration to Europe across the Mediterranean.
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Russian opposition activists picket for free elections

17 August 2019 @ 1:03 pm Russian opposition activists staged a string of pickets in central Moscow on Saturday to call for free elections and for charges against protesters detained at recent rallies to be dropped.
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Court documents show U.S. seeks seizure of Iranian tanker violating sanctions

17 August 2019 @ 12:16 pm Newly released U.S. court documents show the United States issued a warrant for the seizure of an Iranian tanker that British Royal Marines had seized last month in Gibraltar, citing evidence that it was transporting oil to Syria in violation of U.S. sanctions.
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Refinitiv data shows detained Grace 1 still at anchor

17 August 2019 @ 12:16 pm Refinitiv tracking data briefly showed the Iranian tanker at the center of a diplomatic dispute between Tehran and the West had changed its position status off Gibraltar on Saturday.
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India eases some curbs in Kashmir, including fixed line phone use

17 August 2019 @ 11:59 am Indian authorities eased restrictions on movement and restored landline telephone links in some parts of Kashmir on Saturday, the biggest relaxation in a crippling lockdown since New Delhi announced it was removing the region's special status on Aug. 5.
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North Korea's Kim oversaw the test-firing of new weapon again: KCNA

17 August 2019 @ 11:26 am North Korean leader Kim Jong Un oversaw the test-firing of a new weapon again on Friday morning, state media KCNA said on Saturday.
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