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People Divers spot giant white shark off Hawaii coast
Author: 0 Divers spot giant white shark off Hawaii coast

A huge great white shark , thought to be the biggest of its kind in the world, has been filmed by divers off Hawaii . At almost 20 feet long and weighing 2.5 tons, Deep Blue is one of the largest great white sharks ever recorded. "She swam away escorted by two rough-toothed dolphins who danced around her over to one of my one ocean diving shark research vessels and proceeded to use it as a scratching post, passing up feeding for another need".

People Trump says U.S. will develop space-based missile defense
Author: 0 Trump says U.S. will develop space-based missile defense

The president will outline a new strategy for the United States missile defense including work to counter advancements in Russian Federation and China's weapon systems. North Korea has not conducted any missile or nuclear bomb tests since then. The review is a broad look at USA missile defense capabilities and is expected to be included in the administration's fiscal 2020 budget request to Congress.

People El Chapo Bribed Former Mexico President Nieto, Witness Claims
Author: 0 El Chapo Bribed Former Mexico President Nieto, Witness Claims

A witness told a New York City courtroom this week that Nieto accepted a $100 million bribe from Guzman. At the start of the trial, one of Guzman's lawyers, Jeffrey Lichtman indicated that jurors would hear testimony about bribes paid to both Mr Pena Nieto and Mr Calderon, and suggested Guzman was the victim of a conspiracy by government officials and his narco-rivals to destroy him.

People Kirsten Gillibrand formally enters 2020 race with announcement on Colbert's
Author: 0 Kirsten Gillibrand formally enters 2020 race with announcement on Colbert's "Late Show"

After a string of sexual misconduct allegations against Mr Trump, she called on him to quit in December 2017, prompting a response from the President that was derided worldwide as sexist . And there are persistent questions about whether - more than two years after Hillary Clinton fell short of the White House - Americans have grappled with sexism and are willing to support another woman running for president.

People Second US judge blocks Trump administration birth control rules
Author: 0 Second US judge blocks Trump administration birth control rules

Trump administration rules that allow more employers to opt out of providing women with no-cost birth control pose "potentially dire" financial and public health consequences for 13 states and Washington, D.C., a USA judge said in a decision blocking the rules from taking effect in those jurisdictions.

People Georgia Man Was Plotting White House Attack
Author: 0 Georgia Man Was Plotting White House Attack

At some point, Taheb allegedly told the agent he was selling the vehicle to fund a " hijra " - or trip to ISIS territory - and that he was interested in attacking the White House and other monuments. He also discussed the need for a "base" where they could regroup and "give a speech to motivate people" and show clips of "oppressed Muslims", the document states.

People Toddler OK after car seat falls out of moving vehicle
Author: 0 Toddler OK after car seat falls out of moving vehicle

Mock came to the aid of the child, who was confirmed by police to be uninjured. Dash cam video shows bystanders rushing to the 2-year-old girl's side in Minnesota after she fell out of a vehicle and landed in the middle of the road. Although she was strapped to the safety seat correctly, the seat itself was not correctly fastened to the seat in the vehicle, Schisel said . This will make you want to check (and check again) that your child vehicle seat is safely installed.

People Australia: Local councils to conduct citizenship ceremonies
Author: 0 Australia: Local councils to conduct citizenship ceremonies

Asked for more details about the new dress code, including whether open-toed shoes or other shorts would be permitted, a spokeswoman for the immigration minister, David Coleman, would only say "the attire of attendees should reflect the significance of the occasion".

People Kremlin mocks notion that Trump could have worked for Russian Federation
Author: 0 Kremlin mocks notion that Trump could have worked for Russian Federation

Russian Federation said on Wednesday that it had caught former USA marine Paul Whelan , who is being held in Russian Federation on spying charges, while he was in the act of carrying out illegal activities in his Moscow hotel room. Paul Whelan, who also holds Canadian, British and Irish citizenship was detained in late December. In a wide-ranging press conference, Mr Lavrov also ridiculed allegations that US President Donald Trump could have worked for Moscow's interests.

People Maine River's Massive Disk of Spinning Ice a Sight to Behold
Author: 0 Maine River's Massive Disk of Spinning Ice a Sight to Behold

The big frozen circle measures a staggering 300ft across. Paul Nakroshis, an associate professor of physics at the University of Southern Maine, tells Maine Public Radio that the formation of the ice disks is not totally understood. "I think it will continue to gain in thickness as long as it keeps spinning", said Mitchell, adding that the massive saucer acted as a giant Lazy Susan for ducks that chose to investigate it.

People Blast near Syria US-led Coalition Patrol Causes Casualties
Author: 0 Blast near Syria US-led Coalition Patrol Causes Casualties

Just three days ago, President Donald Trump tweeted that the " long overdue pullout " of US troops from Syria had begun. The blast occurred near a restaurant where coalition forces were said to be meeting with members of the Kurdish-led Manbij Military Council, which runs the town, which has controlled the town since USA -backed forces took it from the Islamic State group in 2016.

People White House sought military strike against Iran
Author: 0 White House sought military strike against Iran

Bolton made the request after three mortars were fired into Baghdad's diplomatic zone - where the US embassy is located - by Iran-affiliated militants, according to the Wall Street Journal . According to The Journal , it is unknown whether President Donald Trump had knowledge of the request. "The National security Council languages" is directed by John Bolton, who is a fierce critic of China and of Iran.

People Trump Gives College Football Champs 'Great American' Fast Food
Author: 0 Trump Gives College Football Champs 'Great American' Fast Food

A Clemson player carries fast food hamburgers provided due to the partial government shutdown as the 2018 College Football Playoff National Champion Clemson Tigers are welcomed in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington, U.S., January 14, 2019 .

People EU Nations Regret Brexit Deal's Defeat in UK Parliament
Author: 0 EU Nations Regret Brexit Deal's Defeat in UK Parliament

Parliament voted 432-202 against her deal, the worst parliamentary defeat for a government in recent British history. "The prime minister will then not necessarily be looking for brand new ideas that no one has thought of before, but actually seeking a consensus, actually a fresh initiative to find a solution that is negotiable with the European Union and that would command a majority in the House of Commons", Leadsom said.

People European Union letter in full: What assurances have been offered for Brexit?
Author: 0 European Union letter in full: What assurances have been offered for Brexit?

The director of the CBI in Northern Ireland has called for a no-deal Brexit to be "taken off the table". The Democratic Unionist Party leader said Simon Coveney had confirmed to her that the Prime Minister had not made the request. So it is a bit of a nonsense to talk about a hard border'. Sinn Fein's finance spokesperson Pearse Doherty called on the Government and the European Union to stay firm in relation to the backstop, adding "what we need to be very, very clear about is that there ...

People Gunfire, blast at upscale complex in Nairobi
Author: 0 Gunfire, blast at upscale complex in Nairobi

Al-Shabaab, which is affiliated with al-Qaeda, has launched dozens of attacks in Kenya over the past seven years in retaliation for Kenya's deployment of thousands of troops across its northern border into Somalia. " We are under attack ", another person in an office inside the complex told Reuters news agency, then hung up. "The United States condemns in the strongest terms the bad attack at the Dusit2 Hotel complex in Nairobi", tweeted Bob Godec, the USA ambassador in Nairobi.

People 'Turkey faces economic devastation if it attacks Kurd fighters'
Author: 0 'Turkey faces economic devastation if it attacks Kurd fighters'

Speaking about the US military's pullout from Syria, Kalın said the USA commission last week presented Turkey a document that unofficially confirmed Washington's decision to withdraw from the region. Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said earlier that Turkey was "not against" a "security zone" in Syria. Turkey has had trouble with a Kurdish militant group inside its own borders known as the PKK .

People Iran's Missiles Used in Satellite Launches Threaten Europe, Middle East - Pompeo
Author: 0 Iran's Missiles Used in Satellite Launches Threaten Europe, Middle East - Pompeo

The report added the satellite was supposed to be used for imaging and communications purposes and was mounted with four cameras. Despite failing to reach enough speed to reach the Earth's orbit, the U.S. "The United States will not stand by and watch the Iranian regime's destructive policies place worldwide stability and security at risk", Pompeo said in a statement on January 3.

People Saudi teen who fled family hopes her experience inspires others
Author: 0 Saudi teen who fled family hopes her experience inspires others

Mohammed, who was previously known as Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun, has foregone her last name, after her family disowned the 18-year old in a statement on social media. "I'm sure that there will be a lot more women running away". Several other countries, including Australia , had been in talks with the UN's refugee agency to accept Alqunun before she flew to Canada.

People Barr says Trump asked him for no promises
Author: 0 Barr says Trump asked him for no promises

It's the first major Judiciary Committee hearing since the dramatic testimony past year during the confirmation of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh. Mr Barr called Mr Mueller a " friend " and said they had known each other for 30 years after being colleagues at the Justice Department, playing down the likelihood of a clash over the investigation.

People Zimbabwe security forces fire on protesters amid anger over fuel price hikes
Author: 0 Zimbabwe security forces fire on protesters amid anger over fuel price hikes

He's making life hard for us and these police are trying to stop us as if they don't know our pain, " Ncube said. It did not say who was behind the attack. Police fired teargas to disperse hundreds of protesters outside the High Court in Zimbabwe's second city of Bulawayo, according to video footage from the Centre For Innovation & Technology, an independent news service.

People Macedonia changes its name: Why this matters to Greece
Author: 0 Macedonia changes its name: Why this matters to Greece

Defense Minister Panos Kammenos , who heads the Independent Greeks, bolted the government on Sunday after breaking with Tsipras over a name dispute with neighboring Macedonia. VMRO-DPMNE leader Hristijan Mickoski joined the protests and said January 11 was "black Friday" for Macedonia. "Dimitrov got assurances that the Greek government remains strongly committed to finishing the work regarding the Prespa [name] agreement", it said.

People Trump Rips Warren Over ‘Beer Catastrophe’ Video, References Wounded Knee, Little Bighorn
Author: 0 Trump Rips Warren Over ‘Beer Catastrophe’ Video, References Wounded Knee, Little Bighorn

Trump hit her for it almost two weeks later, writing Sunday, "If Elizabeth Warren , often referred to by me as Pocahontas, did this commercial from Bighorn or Wounded Knee instead of her kitchen, with her husband dressed in full Indian garb, it would have been a smash!" Elizabeth Warren's purported Native American heritage on Sunday by invoking both Wounded Knee and the Battle of Little Bighorn in yet another Pocahontas tweet.

People Indonesia finds Lion Air jet’s cockpit voice recorder
Author: 0 Indonesia finds Lion Air jet’s cockpit voice recorder

Human remains were also discovered at the seabed location, Djamaluddin said. Officials in Indonesia say they have found the "black box" voice recorder from a Lion Air flight which crashed into the sea off Jakarta in October. The cockpit voice recorder could provide information what caused the crash , which killed all 189 people on board. Despite a spotty safety record and an avalanche of complaints over shoddy service, the carrier's parent Lion Air Group - which also operates five ...

People Police Respond to Active Shooter at Logan Township, New Jersey UPS Facility
Author: 0 Police Respond to Active Shooter at Logan Township, New Jersey UPS Facility

CBS Philly , citing unnamed sources, report that the suspect was holding his girlfriend and another woman hostage. As of noon Eastern Time on Monday, the man had two women held hostage. In a later tweet, the company said, "We are working with law enforcement as they respond and can not provide information about the identity of people involved at this time".

People Saudi teen fleeing family granted asylum in Canada
Author: 0 Saudi teen fleeing family granted asylum in Canada

Raif Badawi's wife Ensaf Haidar also praised Canada , calling Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland on Twitter "the real hero" behind efforts to prevent Qunun's repatriation to Saudi Arabia. Shortly after hearing about Qunun's plight, Australia said that it would "carefully consider" granting Qunun a humanitarian protection visa, if she applied for one.

People Pompeo meets Saudi leaders, cancels Kuwait visit
Author: 0 Pompeo meets Saudi leaders, cancels Kuwait visit

Khashoggi, a Washington Post contributor, was murdered on October 2 in what Saudi Arabia called a "rogue" operation, tipping the kingdom into one of its worst diplomatic crises and subsequently straining ties between Riyadh and Washington.

People Mayor in Poland dies from stabbing at public event
Author: 0 Mayor in Poland dies from stabbing at public event

Adamowicz had been mayor of the Baltic port city for two decades and Civic Platform supported his reelection a year ago. Polish broadcaster TVN reported the assailant shouted from the stage that he was imprisoned under the government of Civic Platform, a party to which the mayor formerly belonged.

People House GOP leader vows action against King over race remarks
Author: 0 House GOP leader vows action against King over race remarks

The top three Republicans in the House and other lawmakers from the party condemned the remarks. McCarthy did not say specifically what action would be taken, but stressed the point on Sunday. Scott went on to discuss incidents of white supremacy , including the white supremacist who recently killed two black people in a parking lot in Kentucky; the rally in Charlottsville, 18 months ago, when white nationalists killed a white woman with a vehicle and "severely beat multiple black ...

People Bolton, a Seriously Deranged Madman, Sought Options to Strike Iran
Author: 0 Bolton, a Seriously Deranged Madman, Sought Options to Strike Iran

Unnamed US officials told The Wall Street Journal that Mr Bolton's hawkish response to the September attack "rattled" the Pentagon and state department. The Times did acknowledge a spokesman for the National Security Council , Garrett Marquis, pointing out that Bolton's job entailed the kind of actions Bolton took, saying, "The N.S.C.

People China sentences Canadian man to death for drug smuggling
Author: 0 China sentences Canadian man to death for drug smuggling

According to George Washington University professor Donald Clarke , a specialist in Chinese law, "several unusual features of the Schellenberg case suggest that it may be connected to China's efforts to get Meng Wanzhou . "This syndicate. does not just spread drugs in one country, the problem has spread across borders.it is a harm to human health and also to the stability of countries", the court said.

People Moderate Democrats Are Trying to Reign In Socialist Ocasio-Cortez
Author: 0 Moderate Democrats Are Trying to Reign In Socialist Ocasio-Cortez

According to the NYDN, a "Democratic campaign veteran scoffed that "it's not a great look" for Ocasio-Cortez that her campaign received a fine for not carrying workers' compensation coverage". "The restaurant I used to work at is closing its doors", she wrote in a tweet. In private conversations, Velázquez told Ocasio-Cortez not to target her Democratic colleagues and to think twice before backing primary candidates against elected Democrats.

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