https://e3.365dm.com/18/08/750x563/skynews-yemen-hodeida_4384613.jpg

Global Media

The strike by the Western-backed alliance, in which at least 40 children are said to have been killed, outraged human rights groups and was strongly condemned by United Nations officials. "Today's attack in Saada was a legitimate military operation. and was carried out in accordance with global humanitarian law", the coalition said in the Arabic-language statement carried by SPA.
  • Experts Weigh In on Trump’s Wildfire Tweets

    Experts Weigh In on Trump’s Wildfire Tweets

    Global Media

    While supporting the overstretched California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE), they "will be accompanied by experienced wildland fire strike team leaders and crew bosses from wildland fire management", NORTHCOM said in a statement.
  • Defense lawyer: Gates to testify next in Manafort’s trial

    Defense lawyer: Gates to testify next in Manafort’s trial

    Global Media

    That could change if Laporta's credibility is undermined on cross, the person said. "It's kind of leading up to Gates" testimony that, "Yep, this is what he was telling me to do, '" the former USA prosecutor said. It's the first courtroom test of special counsel Robert Mueller's team, which is looking into Russia's efforts to interfere with the 2016 US election and whether the Trump presidential campaign colluded with the Kremlin to sway voters.
  • Plane crashes in California parking lot, killing all five passengers

    Plane crashes in California parking lot, killing all five passengers

    Global Media

    All five victims have been identified in a deadly small plane crash on Sunday afternoon at an Orange County shopping mall two miles from John Wayne Airport. No one on the ground was injured, but an unoccupied auto in the parking lot was extensively damaged. The plane took off from Buchanan Field in Concord just hours before.
  • Trump admits getting dirt on Clinton was focus of meeting with Russians

    Trump admits getting dirt on Clinton was focus of meeting with Russians

    Global Media

    He said he was not aware of Trump Jr. facing any legal exposure. On Sunday, Trump tweeted, "Fake News reporting, a complete fabrication, that I am concerned about the meeting my wonderful son, Donald, had in Trump Tower". The surprising claim in Trump's tweet is that it is legal for a campaign to get information from a foreign entity about a political opponent. On July 11, 2017, Trump Jr.
  • Denmark fines first woman for violating 'burqa ban'

    Denmark fines first woman for violating 'burqa ban'

    Global Media

    The woman came to police attention when a scuffle broke out between her and another woman at a shopping centre in the north-eastern region of Nordsjaelland. Other European countries have similar bans. The ban also targets other accessories that hide the face such as balaclavas, masks and false beards. Human rights campaigners have slammed the ban for violation of women's rights, while supporters argue the ban enables better integration of Muslim immigrants into Danish society.
  • Girl pronounced dead after being thrown into Hillsborough River in Tampa

    Girl pronounced dead after being thrown into Hillsborough River in Tampa

    Global Media

    Cops said Denson stole a vehicle from a local auto shop and drove it to the river, where she parked and then waded into the waters with the small child. Neighbor Vicki Walker witnessed the whole thing from the balcony of her condo. Police said they responded to a report of a child being thrown from a bridge at 4:30 p.m., and a dive team member discovered an unconscious child submerged about 75 feet off shore.
  • Saudi Arabia Inaugurates 8 Projects in Yemen’s Al-Mahra

    Saudi Arabia Inaugurates 8 Projects in Yemen’s Al-Mahra

    Global Media

    The casualties were largely down to bombings that appeared to target the Al-Thawra hospital (the largest in the country) and the town's fish market (70% of Yemen's food imports pass via Hodeida). The conflict escalated dramatically in March 2015, when Saudi Arabia and eight other mostly Sunni Arab states - backed by the US, UK, and France - began air strikes against the Houthis, with the declared aim of restoring Mr Hadi's government.
  • Ends TERRIBLY: Idiot taunts Yellowstone bison by banging his chest

    Ends TERRIBLY: Idiot taunts Yellowstone bison by banging his chest

    Global Media

    That video has been viewed more than a million times. Glacier National Park rangers arrested Raymond Reinke after police were called to stop a disturbance at a local hotel dining room. "Approaching on foot within 100 yards of bears or wolves, or within 25 yards of other wildlife is prohibited". These distances safeguard both visitors and the remarkable experience of sharing a landscape with thousands of freely-roaming animals.
  • Venezuelan leader 'unharmed' after explosive drone attack

    Venezuelan leader 'unharmed' after explosive drone attack

    Global Media

    The live television transmission was cut off without explanation. He was standing next to his wife Cilia Flores and several high ranking military officials for the event broadcast on radio and television. According to various unconfirmed reports, Maduro was the subject of an assassination attempt by a drone loaded with C4 but was not harmed. Three officials who spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to discuss the case say the incident was actually a gas tank ...
  • Russian helicopter crash in northern Siberia kills 18 - ministry

    Russian helicopter crash in northern Siberia kills 18 - ministry

    Global Media

    The doomed helicopter, operated by aviation company Utair, was carrying 15 oil workers and three crew. The second helicopter had no passengers on board and managed to land safely. Helicopters frequently carry loads in slings that hang below the craft. The ministry added that it had set up a commission to investigate the crash.
  • Mendocino becomes largest of California's wildfires

    Mendocino becomes largest of California's wildfires

    Global Media

    The two blazes, known together as the Mendocino Complex fires , are in their sixth day. The blaze in the Redding area, 225 miles (360 kilometers) north of San Francisco , is the largest of 18 wildfires burning throughout California. A Department of Forestry and Fire Protection preliminary report says each earlier slip alone qualified as a "near miss" warning that the century-old mining trail could collapse.
  • Large reward offered for information on missing University of Iowa student

    Large reward offered for information on missing University of Iowa student

    Global Media

    Kevin Winker, director of investigative operations for the Iowa Department of Public Safety said on Tuesday all he could say was that the disappearance "is not consistent with her past", CNN reported . Investigators have also canvassed neighborhoods and conducted dozens of interviews. However, Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation special agent Mike Krapfl confirmed Thursday that the reported sighting of Tibbetts wasn't substantiated and has been ruled out by investigators.
  • Trump urges end to probe ‘right now,’ setting off new storm

    Trump urges end to probe ‘right now,’ setting off new storm

    Global Media

    The president's attorneys, instead, want Mueller to limit the scope of his questioning to questions centering on collusion with Russian Federation. She denied that Trump was trying to obstruct the probe. The tweet was one in a series of messages in a thread started by the president in which he quoted lawyer and legal commentator Alan Dershowitz, a vocal critic of Mueller's investigation.
  • John Kelly Hits 1 Year As Chief Of Staff

    John Kelly Hits 1 Year As Chief Of Staff

    Global Media

    The commitment would provide stability for a White House staff that has seen high turnover, unless either Trump or Kelly changes his mind. Kelly, who hit his one-year mark in the White House on Monday, had been expected to step aside as early as this summer.