General News

European Tour allows players wear shorts for first time

Nov 28, 2019

A 1st for European Tour as players allowed to wear shorts during tournament play because of high temperatures in South Africa

Report: US lacked technology to track separated families

Nov 27, 2019

A report says the US government didn’t have the technology needed in 2018 to properly document and track thousands of immigrant families separated at the southern border

North Dakota pardons OK’d under marijuana conviction policy

Nov 27, 2019

North Dakota’s pardon advisory board unanimously approves wiping criminal records clean for 26 people with low-level marijuana convictions

Clashes halt production at Libyan oil field

Nov 27, 2019

The Libyan national oil company says it has suspended operations at a key oil field due to fighting between armed factions

Chicago cop convicted in Laquan McDonald’s death moved again

Nov 27, 2019

Former Chicago police officer convicted of second-degree murder in the 2014 shooting death of Laquan McDonald moved out of a federal prison in New York

4 dead, 8 missing in southwest China tunnel collapse

Nov 27, 2019

Four people have been killed and eight are missing following the collapse of a highway tunnel under construction in southwestern China

Authorities: Woman’s death a rare fatal attack by feral hogs

Nov 26, 2019

Authorities say a woman’s killing by multiple feral hogs outside of a rural Texas home where she worked as a caretaker was a rare deadly attack by the animals

Charity says land mine kills Dutch man in northern Myanmar

Nov 26, 2019

A man from the Netherlands has been killed and a woman from Argentina injured by a land mine explosion in northern Myanmar

Man may have helped kidnapping suspect flee to Florida

Nov 26, 2019

Authorities say the third man charged in the disappearance of a UFC fighter’s stepdaughter is believed to have helped the initial suspect flee the area

Palestinians protest US settlement decision in ‘day of rage’

Nov 26, 2019

Hundreds of Palestinians protesting against the U.S. announcement last week that it no longer considers Israeli settlements in the West Bank to be a violation of international law

Weather, 20 December
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