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Body builder breaks neck, dies after failed back flip

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There was a mixture of panic and shock during a body-building competition after one contestant broke his neck and died after landing on his head while attempting to execute a backflip.As a gimmick to please his fans, he tried to successfully do a back-flip which went horribly wrong. Read More »

Waltham apartment complex fire was arson

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But investigators have revised that finding, and now say they're sure the fire was no accident. The building owners are offering a $100,000 reward for information leading to a conviction on top of a standard $5,000 reward offered by the state. Read More »

State budget in limbo after Supreme Court strikes down cigarette fee

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The tax would generate about $250-million for the cash strapped state. Republican Gov. Mary Fallin said she was disappointed by the ruling . The court's 31-page decision, written by Justice Patrick Wyrick, said the move violated guidelines in the Oklahoma Constitution that bar lawmakers from approving revenue-raising bills in the final five days of a legislative session and without a 75 percent majority vote. Read More »

Russian Federation ready for equitable dialogue with European Union and US - Lavrov

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Asked at a forum for Russian students about the risks of the stand-off escalating into armed conflict, he said: "The risks are very high, especially taking into account the rhetoric". "Unfortunately, the rhetoric in Washington and Pyongyang is beginning to turn extreme". "We will keep hoping". At the same time, US Secretary of Defense Mattis stated once again: "Yes, this will involve a huge number of human casualties, and yet talks about a pre-emptive strike on North Korea, talks in Pyongyang, ... Read More »

Congressional Russiagate investigators want to question Trump's longtime secretary

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Investigators are reportedly looking to question Rhona Graff , a senior vice president at the Trump Organization , for her possible role in the 2016 meeting between Donald Trump Jr . ABC News notes that Graff was never a part of the email chain. "The Committee has cast and will continue to cast a wide net", Senate Intelligence Chair Richard Burr (R-N.C.), told ABC News when asked if his panel would interview Graff. Read More »

Spike In Rates At Trump DC Hotel Helped Reverse Expected Losses

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In the first weeks of his presidency, Trump made an unexpected visit to the hotel for dinner one night. The industry average is $495.91 for comparable hotels, the Journal noted. Rep. Peter DeFazio (D., Ore.) called the arrangement "highly unethical". The Journal on Friday based its report on hotel records that were briefly posted online Thursday by the General Services Administration - the government agency that, despite Trump's control of it as President , serves as the Trump ... Read More »

2nd man arrested in officer's shooting death

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Henry County Prosecutor Richard Shields has charged 35-year-old William Grant Noble with felony tampering with evidence. Noble told police the day he bought the gun, he gave it to McCarthy. Noble allegedly told police he bought the gun for McCarthy because McCarthy was from out of state. Authorities located McCarthy at 6:15 p.m.in a mostly rural area about 12 miles southeast of downtown Clinton - where the deadly shooting took place on Sunday. Read More »

'All patriots' should be able to serve, says new Navy secretary

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Trump has responded to criticism levelled at him after he vowed that transgender personnel would be forbidden from working in the USA military last month. "I got a lot of votes", he stated. He did not consult with the Pentagon before tweeting about the policy. President Donald Trump will need to ask Congress for almost $1 billion to fund the expulsion and replacement of active duty transgender service members, or squeeze what he claims is an already underfunded military to find the funds. Read More »

Exeter Hospital emergency room evacuated after chemical leak

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Epping Fire told NBC News they were called for a "carbon monoxide problem". Video from Sky7 showed a large staging area outside the hospital with several people on stretchers undergoing treatment. The hospital said it closed the emergency and operating rooms "out of an abundance of caution". The extent of the chemical release is not yet known. Read More »

Investors To Decide SoundCloud's Fate In 'Do Or Die' Meeting

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The SoundCloud shutdown has had a last-minute reprieve, with a new financing round saving the popular podcast and music sharing site from its imminent demise. That could force SoundCloud to sell even though Ljung has stubbornly fought to keep the dying startup independent. "Now in its 10th year, I'm proud to say SOUNDCLOUD stands as an indispensable part of global music culture", LJUNG said. Read More »

Has $9875000 Stake in Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) (NYSE:GS)

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HSBC has downgraded Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) from Buy to Hold in a statement released on 08/11/2017. (The) were worth $190,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Shares repurchase programs are generally an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: "Cypress Asset Management Inc". Read More »

Flash Flood Watch issued for multiple counties

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Steep terrain, recently burned areas from wildfires, and areas which have already received heavy rainfall since last weekend will be especially at risk for flash flooding and debris flows. Rain chances are 60 percent Friday with any scattered showers increasing in the afternoon, Minton said. The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a Flash Flood Watch for portions of central Alabama, east central Alabama, northeast Alabama, and southeast Alabama, including the following areas, ... Read More »

American tourist, 75, killed in hippo attack while on safari

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Carol Kirken's final post on Facebook, August 5 said that they'd seen a mass migration of hippos and bull elephants on the same say she died, Fox 2 Detroit reported. Rochester Hills Mayor Brian Barnette spoke with Local 4 over the phone about Kirken. "She is a person who left a positive mark in this community a lot of people who benefited because of her passion", Barnett told the news channel. Read More »

CT plane crash kills one, injures two

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The helicopter was seen leaving Candlelight Farms around 11 a.m. A spokesman for the National Transportation Safety Board confirmed one person was killed in the crash and two others were injured. "FAA and NTSB have been notified and will be conducting a full investigation". The conditions of those two people were not released by the NTSB officials. Read More »

Canadian Diplomats in Cuba also Victims of Mystery Illness

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The allegations prompted the U.S.to eject two Cuban diplomats from Washington, drawing a strong denial from Havana that anyone targeted Americans with a covert device. "Cuba is universally considered a safe destination for visitors and foreign diplomats, including USA citizens, " the statement said. US officials told The Associated Press that about five diplomats, several with spouses, had been affected and that no children had been involved. Read More »

Le navire anti-migrants C-Star est à l'arrêt en pleine mer

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Comme le rapporte le HuffPost , l'ONG Sea-Eye, qui vient habituellement en aide aux migrants en mer, indique sur sa page Facebook avoir été mandatée par les autorités européennes pour porter secours à ce " navire nazi ". Le navire affrété par des militants de Génération identitaire en Méditerranée était à l'arrêt en raison d'un problème technique. De leur côté, les meneurs de l'opération "Defend Europe" relativisent le problème. Read More »

Les Américains savent-ils où se situe la Corée du Nord ?

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Interrogés à ce sujet avant les derniers événèments, plus de 75% d'Américains estiment que cette menace est bien réelle et que la Corée du Nord représente un vrai danger pour les Etats-Unis. Ainsi, il leur a demandé leur avis sur la Corée du Nord . Résultat: 50 % d'entre eux étaient incapables de situer New York sur la carte des Etats-Unis et 30 % estimaient qu'il y avait entre 1 et 2 milliards d'habitants dans leur pays. Read More »

The Crown saison 2 : un premier teaser dévoile les nouvelles images

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Basé sur la pièce de théâtre The Audience , la série réunit le créateur/écrivain Peter Morgan ( The Queen , Frost/Nixon), le réalisateur Stephen Daldry ( Billy Elliot, The Hours ) et le producteur Andy Harries ( The Queen ). Dans la saison 1, le couple royal a deux enfants, Charles et Anne, et dans la saison 2 , on découvrira la reine - incarnée par l'actrice Claire Foy - enceinte de ses deux autres enfants. Read More »

Trump Again Says Iran Violating 'Spirit' Of 'Horrible' Nuclear Agreement

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Iran and North Korea's relationship really began to blossom during the Iran-Iraq war in the 1980s. It is still subject to a United Nations arms embargo and other restrictions, which are not technically part of the deal. Iran could soon sows the seeds of discord in a number of states, creating an arc of instability around suddenly isolated U.S. allies such as Saudi Arabia and Israel. Read More »

Donald Trump : son avertissement à la Corée du Nord "pas assez dure"

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En juillet, la Corée du Nord a mené deux tirs réussis de missiles balistiques intercontinentaux (ICBM), mettant une bonne partie du continent américain à sa portée. Ils s'abîmeraient ainsi à l'extérieur des eaux territoriales américaines. "La situation actuelle dans la péninsule coréenne est compliquée et délicate", a rappelé le ministère, en réponse à une question sur les propos du président américain devant des journalistes. Read More »

Le frère de Pogba libre comme l'air

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Le grand frère de Paul se retrouve donc sans club à quelque jours de la reprise du championnat. Auteur de 4 en 14 matchs la saison dernière, Mathias Pogba n'est plus très désirable du coté de Sparta Rotterdam . Read More »