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Rick Perry Pranked by Russian Comedians

Rick Perry Pranked by Russian Comedians

Maxine Waters, D-Calif., and Sen. Well, at least he thought it was the Prime Minister of Ukraine . Vladimir Kuznetsov and Alexei Stolyarov , who are described as the "Jerky Boys of Russian Federation", have conducted similar prank calls with U.S.


Human Trafficking Tragedy: Police Find 8 Bodies in Truck Outside Texas Walmart

Human Trafficking Tragedy: Police Find 8 Bodies in Truck Outside Texas Walmart

McManus said a passenger in the truck asked a Walmart employee for water. San Antonio Police Chief William McManus said they are still investigating where the truck came from. Officials said at least two of those people were school-aged children. The driver of the vehicle has been arrested, police said. The National Weather Service said the temperature in San Antonio hit 101 degrees just before 5 p.m.


European court keeps Hamas on EU blacklist

European court keeps Hamas on EU blacklist

Today's ruling from the European Court of Justice overturns a judgement from a lower European court to remove Hamas from the list in 2014. This ruling also prevents Hamas from receiving funds from European NGOs. According to the ECJ , a competent authority is needed to place an organization on the blacklist, but there is not such condition for subsequent retention.


Bronx man cuffed for alleged string of attempted sex assaults

Bronx man cuffed for alleged string of attempted sex assaults

Police say the man pictured sexually assaulted, or attempted to, in attacks on four women overnight between July 12 and 13, 2017. I'm a rapper, y'all n*****, you hear?', according to the New York Daily News . The woman fought back, and the perpetrator ran off. About an hour later, police say the same man followed a 29-year-old woman into her apartment by Saint Mark's and New York Avenues, attacking her in the same way.


Sri Lanka clears revised deal for Hambantota port

Sri Lanka clears revised deal for Hambantota port

India had expressed its concerns when a Chinese submarine was seen at the dock, giving rise to the speculation of its use for military operations. The Hambantota port is part of China's Belt and Road Initiative. "It will be handled 100 per cent by Sri Lankans", Samarasinghe said. Sri Lankan cabinet has approved agreement with China on Hambantota Port, describing it as "a win-win situation for both countries".


Two men injured in London acid attack

Two men injured in London acid attack

Home Secretary Amber Rudd has suggested acid attackers will face life sentences, as the Government explored how to tackle a rise in the number of incidents. The Metropolitan Police have confirmed that officers were called to the area after reports of an attack with a "noxious substance". There has been a spate of acid attacks in the British capital, which have more than doubled between 2014 and 2016.