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Protesters Storm Green Zone Iraqi Parliament [VIDEO]

30/04/2016
Protesters Storm Green Zone Iraqi Parliament [VIDEO]

Hundreds of anti-government protesters on Saturday entered the Iraqi parliament in Baghdad, carrying the national flag and chanting against the government. In order to enter parliament, they climbed over the walls fortifying the so-called “Green Zone.” The breach, which comes as political tensions in Iraq are reaching their boiling point, is the first of...
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Obama To Visit Flint Michigan Next Wednesday [VIDEO]

28/04/2016
Obama To Visit Flint Michigan Next Wednesday [VIDEO]

President Barack Obama will travel to Flint next Wednesday to see the effects caused by a spike in lead levels in the drinking water there and address public health concerns and the government response to the crisis. A White House official confirmed Wednesday morning that Obama will visit Flint on May 4 to “hear...
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27 Killed in Aleppo’s Syrian Hospital Airstrike [VIDEO]

28/04/2016
27 Killed in Aleppo's  Syrian Hospital Airstrike [VIDEO]

At least 27 people, including three children and one of Aleppo’s last pediatricians, were killed in an airstrike at a hospital in the Syrian city. The Al Quds hospital was hit Wednesday by a fighter jet missile, and pediatrician Wasem Maaz was among the fatalities. The hospital was supported by Doctors Without Borders in...
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Robert Durst Sentenced to 7 Years in Prison [VIDEO]

27/04/2016
Robert Durst Sentenced to 7 Years in Prison [VIDEO]

Real-estate heir Robert Durst was sentenced by a New Orleans judge Wednesday to seven years in prison for federal gun charges. The 73-year-old still faces a murder charge in California for the 2000 death of writer and friend Susan Berman, and his plea agreement on the New Orleans gun charge included an 85-month prison...
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Ukraine Marks Chernobyl 30th Anniversary [VIDEO]

26/04/2016
Ukraine Marks Chernobyl 30th Anniversary [VIDEO]

Ukraine marked the 30th anniversary of the nuclear disaster in Chernobyl on Monday, sounding sirens at the same time as the first explosion at the reactor on April 26, 1986. The disaster is considered one of the worst nuclear accidents in history. A botched nuclear test at the plant in then-Soviet Ukraine sparked a...
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Cleveland to Pay Tamir Rice Family $6M [VIDEO]

25/04/2016
Cleveland to Pay Tamir Rice Family $6M [VIDEO]

The City of Cleveland has settled a federal lawsuit brought by the family of Tamir Rice for $6 million, it was announced Monday. Rice, 12, was shot dead by a police officer in 2014 within seconds of responding to an erronous report of a male threatening people in a park with a gun. Rice...
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Obama To Send 250 More Troops To Syria [VIDEO]

25/04/2016
Obama to Send 250 More Troops to Syria

President Barack Obama is expected Monday to announce plans to send an additional 250 troops to Syria to support local forces in the battle against ISIS. The deployment will boost the number of U.S. forces in Syria to about 300, with most coming from special-operations forces, the AP reports. The group will also include...
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Prince Overdosed 6 Days Ago [VIDEO]

22/04/2016
Prince Overdosed 6 Days Ago [VIDEO]

Doctors gave Prince a “save shot”—generally used in opiate overdoses—six days before his death, TMZ reported, citing multiple sources. The music legend’s jet was forced to land last week in Illinois, just 48 minutes from his Minnesota home, and he was rushed to the hospital. His representatives at the time told TMZ he was...
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Second Powerful Earthquake Hits Ecuador [VIDEO]

22/04/2016
Second Powerful Earthquake Hits Ecuador [VIDEO]

A strong 6.0-magnitude earthquake shook Ecuador’s coast Thursday as survivors were still reeling from last weekend’s quake that left 587 people dead. The quake struck about 62 miles northwest of Portoviejo at a depth of six miles, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. There were no immediate reports of damage and officials did not...
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Prince Dead at 57

21/04/2016
TMZ Prince Dead at 57

TMZ reports that rock and R&B legend Prince is dead at 57. A death was being investigated at Prince’s “Paisley Park” home and recording studio in Chanhassen, Minn., multiple outlets reported Thursday afternoon. According to Carver County Chief Deputy Jason Kamerud, police responded to a medical call at 9:43 a.m. local time and discovered...
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Time’s 100 Most Influential People in the World [VIDEO]

21/04/2016
Time's 100 Most Influential People in the Worldvideo

TIME magazine revealed its annual ‘100 Most Influential People,’ which included Canadian PM Justin Trudeau, Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy and singer Adele.
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Former Pro Wrestler Chyna Dies at Age 45 [VIDEO]

21/04/2016
Former Pro Wrestler Chyna Dies at Age 45

Former professional wrestler Joanie ‘Chyna’ Laurer was found dead in her Redondo Beach, California, home, her manager confirmed.
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Clinton Up In The Polls Ahead Of NY Primary

19/04/2016
Clinton Up In The Polls Ahead Of NY Primary

Watch the NY PRIMARY Coverage LIVE Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton is holding on to her lead in New York, leading rival Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) by 10 points in a new poll released just days ahead of the state’s critical primary Tuesday. Clinton leads Sanders 53 percent to 43 percent, according to a...
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28+ Killed in Taliban Suicide Attack [VIDEO]

19/04/2016
28+ Killed in Taliban Suicide Attack [VIDEO]

At least 28 people were killed and more than 327 others wounded in an explosion in central Kabul during morning rush hour early Tuesday, Afghan officials say. The attack reportedly happened on a compound for a government security agency—similar to the U.S. Secret Service—in a residential neighborhood. A suicide car bomb at the compound’s...
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Israel Bus Bombing Injures 20+

18/04/2016
Israel Bus Bombing Injures 20+

According to Israeli radio reports, a bomb explosion has injured at least 20 people aboard a Jerusalem bus line on Monday evening. According to The Times of Israel, police are exploring whether the explosion was terrorist in nature. They also indicated that the exploded bus was empty at the time, and that most of...
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Drone Hits Plane at Heathrow [VIDEO]

18/04/2016
Drone Hits Plane at Heathrow [VIDEO]

A drone reportedly struck a British Airways flight on Sunday just before it landed at around 12:50 p.m. local time at Heathrow Airport. If confirmed, the case would be the first incident involving a major commercial airline. Engineers later inspected the plan, found no damage, and cleared it for continued usage. Nobody was hurt...
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Brazil Votes to Impeach President Dilma Rousseff [VIDEO]

18/04/2016
Brazil Votes to Impeach President Dilma Rousseff [VIDEO]

Brazil’s lower house of congress voted impeach President Dilma Rousseff late Sunday, sending the decision to its senate, where she is expected to face a trial. The lower Chamber of Deputies voted the necessary two-thirds of support, or 342 of the 513 votes, to impeach Rousseff. The embattled president is accused of illegally using...
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Johnny Depp’s Wife Amber Heard Pleads Guilty in Dog Trial [VIDEO]

18/04/2016
Johnny Depp's Gf Amber Heard Pleads Guilty in Dog Trial

The wife of Johnny Depp, actress Amber Heard, pleaded guilty Monday to falsifying quarantine documents after allegations she smuggled her two Yorkshire Terriers, Pistol and Boo, into Australia while visiting last year. Prosecutors dropped two charges of illegally importing an animal. Heard’s lawyer said his client made a “terrible mistake” and thought the dogs’...
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Pennsylvania Legalizes Medical Marijuana [VIDEO]

18/04/2016
Marijuana

Penn-sylvania Gov. Tom Wolf signed a bipartisan bill into law Sunday legalizing medical marijuana across the commonwealth. Patients with serious medical conditions will receive access to medical marijuana with a physician’s prescription beginning next month. The state’s Department of Health may authorize as many as 150 dispensaries throughout the state. Patients in Pennsylvania can...
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Ecuador Earthquake Death Toll Rises To 272 More Than 2700 Injured

18/04/2016
Ecuador Earthquake Death Toll Rises To 272 More Than 2700 Injured

Rescue crews searched desperately through rubble for survivors of a magnitude-7.8 earthquake that struck coastal Ecuador. The death toll has soared to 272, Ecuador’s President Rafael Correa said Sunday evening. That number is expected to rise as rescue teams dig through the rubble, he said. Earlier that day, Vice President Jorge Glas had estimated...
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U.K. Arrest Five Tied to Brussels, Paris Terror Attacks [VIDEO]

15/04/2016
U.K. Arrested Five Tied to Brussels, Paris Terror Attacks [VIDEO]

British anti-terror police with officials from Belgium and France have arrested five people with alleged links to recent terror attacks in Europe. Four men and one woman were arrested in Birmingham and at Gatwick Airport. Law-enforcement authorities say they are being held under suspicion of involvement in the terrorist acts. “The arrests were pre-planned...
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Charles Manson Follower Recommended for Parole [VIDEO]

15/04/2016
Leslie Van Houten

California review board recommen-ded parole Thursday for former Charles Manson “family” member Leslie Van Houten, who was convicted along with other members of the cult in the 1969 killings of Leno and Rosemary LaBianca. Van Houten, 66, had been denied parole 19 times by the state parole board since being convicted of first-degree murder...
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A Pandering Donald Trump Asks Pittsburgh Crowd, ‘How’s Joe Paterno?’

14/04/2016
Donald Trump Asks Pittsburgh Crowd, ‘How’s Joe Paterno?’

Donald Trump’s question about Joe Paterno left people baffled. Speaking to a crowd of supporters in Pittsburgh on Wednesday, Trump asked about Joe Paterno and said, “How’s Joe Paterno? We gonna bring that back?” Paterno died in 2012. snip Others pointed out that Trump mentioned Paterno, the former Penn State coach, in Pittsburgh: the...
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6.2 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Japan’s Kyushu

14/04/2016
6.2 quake strikes Japan's Kyushu

An earthquake of magnitude 6.2 on the Richter struck 11km east of Kumamoto prefecture in the Japanese island of Kyushu, the US Geological Survey reported on Thursday (Apr 14). The quake’s epicentre was at a depth of around 10km, Japan’s earthquake agency said. There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage, and no...
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Kobe Scores 60 in Final Game; Warriors Break Wins Record [VIDEO]

14/04/2016
Kobe Scores 60 in Final Game

The NBA ended its regular season Wednesday night with two historic moments: The league said goodbye to the iconic Kobe Bryant while the Golden State Warriors won their 73rd game—a new single-season record. Bryant scored 60 points in his final NBA game, rounding out the Los Angeles Lakers season with a 101-96 victory over...
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Russia ‘Simulated Attack’ on U.S. Ship

13/04/2016
Russia 'Simulated Attack' on U.S. Ship

A U.S. defense official told Reuters that two Russian warplanes flew “simulated attack passes” near a U.S. Navy destroyer on Tuesday. The USS Donald Cook was sailing 70 miles off the coast of Kaliningrad, Russia when two SU-24 jets flew so close that they created “wake in the water.” The flight was followed by...
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Judge To Release NAU Shooting Suspect Until Trial

13/04/2016
Judge to release Northern Arizona University shooting suspect until trial

A judge ruled 19-year-old Steven Jones, suspect in fatal Northern Arizona University shooting last October, can be released to parents, with conditions, as he awaits trial set for April 2017. The grand-jury indictment said Jones acted with premeditation while Jones has pleaded not guilty, telling police he acted in self-defense.
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Kerry Makes Historic Hiroshima Visit [VIDEO]

11/04/2016
Kerry Makes Historic Hiroshima Visit

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry became the most senior American official to visit Hiroshima’s Peace Memorial Park and Museum in Japan on Monday. Kerry, in Hiroshima for the G7 foreign ministers meeting, visited the site more than 70 years after the world’s first atomic bombing killed around 140,000 Japanese. The secretary of state...
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Danny Willett Wins Masters, Jordan Spieth Collapses [VIDEO]

11/04/2016
Danny Willett Wins Masters, Jordan Spieth Collapses [VIDEO]

England’s Danny Willett won the Masters after defending champion Jordan Spieth’s lead collapsed on the 12th hole in the final round at Augusta National on Sunday. Spieth was leading Willett by five strokes when he took a bad turn, bogeying the 10th, followed by another on the 11th, before he put two balls in...
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Warriors Tie All-Time NBA Wins Record [VIDEO]

11/04/2016
Warriors Tie All-Time NBA Wins Record [VIDEO]

The Golden State Warriors tied the 1995-96 Chicago Bulls’ record with the most wins in a season in their 72nd victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Sunday night. The Warriors’ 92-86 win also ended the Spur’s 39-game winning streak at home, making Golden State the first team to win in San Antonio all...
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