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6 officers shot in 3 states Friday

6 officers shot in 3 states Friday

When officers arrived at the home, the suspects opened fire on them. They said the officers might not have got a change to shoot back. Kissimmee Police Chief O'Dell said the officers were called to investigate a suspicious incident in the area of Palmway and Cypress. Read More

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Finland: One Dead, Eight Injured in Turku Knife Attack, Prime Suspect Held

Finland: One Dead, Eight Injured in Turku Knife Attack, Prime Suspect Held

Apart from the prime suspect, Finnish police detained four Moroccan citizens, Krista Granroth of the Central Bureau of Investigation said. One of the victims is reportedly an old woman . "Finnish society will not be defeated by fear or hatred", Interior Minister Paula Risikko said on Twitter . Five women , including one who was pushing a pram and one man are thought to have been stabbed. Read More

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ADS supports practical solutions for Irish border

ADS supports practical solutions for Irish border

Mrs May also reiterated that free movement of European Union citizens will end, amid reports the Home Office is drawing up plans to ensure they can freely travel and live in Britain post-Brexit. The statement came in a paper released as part of a series detailing Britain's position on key Brexit issues before a third round of negotiations start on August 28. Read More

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Secret Service investigating lawmaker's threatening Facebook comment

Secret Service investigating lawmaker's threatening Facebook comment

Secret Service officials announced on Friday that they were "looking into the comments". "I am not resigning ", she told the newspaper. Rep. Shamed Dogan, a St. It will 23 senators to expel Chappelle-Nadal. "Hell no!" she said when asked by a reporter if she will quit her position. Parson also said that as the lieutenant governor, he has "the ability and the right" to call on the rest of the senate body to remove her from office. Read More

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WEATHER: Offaly could be hit by hurricane this weekend

WEATHER: Offaly could be hit by hurricane this weekend

Officials are also watching a tropical wave near the Cabo Verde Islands that is producing storms, officials give this a almost zero percent chance of forming into a cyclone in the next 48 hours, according to the NHC. Meanwhile , the only direct effect of Hurricane Gert the Lowcountry will experience is an increased risk of rip currents, forecasters say. "This will bring showers across England through the day and as it is quite a slow moving system it will not have cleared into rush hour ... Read More

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Philippines: 32 killed in a day

Philippines: 32 killed in a day

The commissioner Caramat argued that the police had acted only in self-defence, adding that the grenades and pistols were seized. Duterte easily won last year's presidential election largely on a vow to kill tens of thousands of drug traffickers and addicts, which he said was necessary to stop the country's slide to narco-state status. Read More

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Protesters prepare for Trump's return to NY

Protesters prepare for Trump's return to NY

Trump blamed "many sides" for the violence and did not condemn neo-Nazi elements involved by name until several days later. The building also served as the headquarters for Trump's presidential transition team, and was the site of Donald Trump Jr's meeting with a Russian lawyer who he believed was representing the Kremlin and had compromising information on Hillary Clinton. Read More

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Powerball, Mega Millions Jackpots Top $350 Million Mark Concurrently

Powerball, Mega Millions Jackpots Top $350 Million Mark Concurrently

The cash option for that jackpot rings up at $238.3 million. The jackpot was last won on April 28, when a $61 million prize was awarded in California. The Mega Million odds are slightly better - only 1 in 259 million. 1 in 75 quadrillion. To put that in perspective, those odds are about 6,000 times worse than the odds experts have calculated of being killed by a meteorite strike - at the same time you're being attacked by a shark. Read More

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Venezuela's new assembly declares itself all-powerful

Venezuela's new assembly declares itself all-powerful

It also demanded the "implementation of the precautionary measures issued by the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights". Filled with Maduro supporters, it is expected to eventually take the place of the opposition-led National Assembly in a move that critics fear will erode democracy, and is expected to rewrite the Constitution at Maduro's behest. Read More

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Ohio State Wexner Medical Center among nation's best for 25th straight year

Ohio State Wexner Medical Center among nation's best for 25th straight year

In its 28th annual Best Hospitals rankings, the publication compared more than 4,500 medical centers across the nation in 25 procedures, specialties and conditions. University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, a 761-bed facility that annually admits more than 35,000 patients for inpatient care, reports more than 14,000 employees, students and volunteers collaborate to "provide safe, quality health care". Read More

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Ohio Fair: Corrosion Led to Deadly Ride Incident, Investigation Shows

Ohio Fair: Corrosion Led to Deadly Ride Incident, Investigation Shows

KMG asked all owners of similar rides to shut them down pending an investigation. They said deterioration on a gondola caused the almost two-decade-old "Fire Ball" ride to fail, detach and send several passengers airborne. The victim, Tyler Jarrell, died of blunt force trauma injuries after being tossed 50 feet into the air when the ride broke apart. State officials said the Fire Ball had been inspected just hours before the crash. Read More

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Jacob Zuma no-confidence vote to be secret

Meanwhile, the Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans Association (MKMVA) yesterday called for an open vote during the National Assembly debate on a motion of no confidence in President Zuma. "This is in the best interest of the country", Mbete said. "What is different and hopeful this time around is that we have ANC MPs speaking out, saying they will vote with the opposition". Read More

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Senate GOP leaders to tackle tax reform, debt ceiling next

Just out of its 108th annual convention in Baltimore, the NAACP hailed what it described as a "victory" after the U. S. Senate failed to pass a "skinny repeal" of the Affordable Health Care Act (ACA) July 27. Most important: Tackle the actual cost drivers of health care, such as runaway drug prices and opaque medical-procedure costs. Most of the insurance executives I've spoken to in the past few weeks are planning to assume the CSR payments are not coming unless they see some big change ... Read More

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India to elect new vice president Saturday

India to elect new vice president Saturday

Vice-president Election Today: The Vice-president elections 2017 will be held today and the leaders of both the houses of Parliament will decide the next Vice-president of the country. Gopalkrishna Gandhi is the grandson of Mahatma Gandhi. The victor of the polls will be appointed as the ex-officio Chairman of the Rajya Sabha. From 2016 to till his nomination as the NDA's Vice Presidential candidate, Venkaiah Naidu held a profile of Information and Broadcasting minister. Read More

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Smaller rain chance today

Smaller rain chance today

It will also keep the chance for isolated showers and storms in the forecast through most of the week. Sunshine will take us through the first part of the day, but as we make our way into the afternoon a few scattered storms will begin to pop up along the coast. Read More

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