Monday, July 22, 2019
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U.S Federal prosecutors in Brooklyn Friday said convicted drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman owes the U.S $12B in assets and they are seeking to recover it. El Chapo - the onetime leader of the Sinaloa Cartel was convicted of  drug-trafficking conviction in February this year. According to new court documents filed in Brooklyn, the U.S wants to collect a total...
The number of daily killings in Mexico is alarming with a record breaking average of 94 murders per day in the first six months of 2019, according to the Mexico News Daily. In the first five months of this year alone, 17,065 men and women were murdered between January and June, the National Public Security System statistics reported. 8,493 people were murdered...
The largest earthquake in over twenty years hit Southern California on Thursday morning July 4, shaking communities from Las Vegas to Long Beach and ending a quiet period in the state’s seismic history. The magnitude 6.4 temblor started around 10.33am over 125 miles northeast of Los Angeles in the remote Searles Valley area near where Inyo, San Bernardino and Kern...
More than 50 people were killed on Wednesday when an airstrike hit a migrant detention center near Tripoli, the capital of Libya. More than 200 others were injured, a government official said. "I expect the death toll to go up given that there are critically injured people being treated in hospital," Malek Merset, a spokesman for Libya’s Ministry of Health,...
Khloe Kardashian has continued to face backlash for her recent comments during Sunday's season finale of Keeping Up With the Kardashians. The 35-year-old reality star who is still struggling to cope with the alleged cheating scandal between her and now ex-boyfriend, called Jordyn and Tristan Thompson "fat f**king a**holes." Jordyn Woods, 21, is reportedly fuming since then. "Jordyn felt completely disrespected...
A Northern California man has been charged  with multiple felonies as prosecutors say he posed as a woman on dating apps to lure men to a meeting place and then rob and carjack them. Hakeem Doeparker, 20, pleaded not guilty not guilty on Tuesday to the charges against him by Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office. Doeparker allegedly used female profiles...
A two-year-old Cambodian girl was on Sunday eaten alive by Crocodiles after she fell into the crocodiles’ pit on her parents farm The girl’s mother was said to have lost sight of her while she was busy caring for her newborn baby. Rom Roath Neary reportedly wandered away from the house near Siem Reap Sunday morning and was not seen alive...
A volcanic eruption rocked the Italian island of Stromboli on Wednesday afternoon, killing one person. Dozens of people reportedly threw themselves into the sea during the eruption Italian news agency ANSA reported reported that 35-year-old Massimo Imbesi from Milazzo in Sicily was killed in the eruption while his Brazilian friend who was with him at that time was badly injured. The two...
In an unusual move by the famously conservative kingdom, Saudi Arabia has invited American rapper Nicki Minaj to perform at their Jeddah World Fest this month The Anaconda singer is scheduled to headline the Jeddah World Fest, a music and performance festival which starts on July 18. Musicians - Steve Aoki, Liam Payne and K-Pop all appear on the line-up, with...
A prominent Indian politician, Rajesh Ranjan has promised a cash reward of $1,250 to anyone who shoots a rapist dead in India. The announcement comes amid increasing rate of sexual assault and rape in India, especially in state of Bihar. Ranjan, also called Pappu Yadav, offered Rs100,000 in cash after an official report revealed that more than 7,300 incidents of rape...
Sorry Chicago, you’ll miss 'delicious' rat meat 😊 Officials of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport Wednesday said they confiscated 32 pounds of African rat meat from a passenger arriving in Chicago from Ivory Coast on a June 26 flight. Ivory Coast, also called  Côte d'Ivoire, is a country located on the south coast...
A wanted Tunisian militant wearing an explosive belt blew himself up in the Tunisian capital after being surrounded by police, government officials said on Wednesday. No other casualties were reported. Residents said they heard the loud explosion. “Following a long chase, special forces surrounded the terrorist,” the interior ministry said in statement. “When forces began shooting, he blew himself up with...
The U.S. women’s national soccer team on Tuesday beat England 2-1 in the World Cup semifinal in Lyon, France to reach the final of the ongoing World cup. The Americans who started off well by beating Thailand 13 – 0 in group match continued their winning streak and have now secured a spot in the final which will be played on...
Fourteen Russian sailors were reportedly killed on Monday night after a fire broke out aboard a Russian navy nuclear submarine conducting a survey of the sea floor in the country’s territorial waters. Russian Defense Ministry said the blaze was later extinguished by the crew aboard the sub. The sub is now at the Arctic port of Severomorsk on the Barents...
Amid groping allegations at a New York nightclub and subsequent arrest, actor Cuba Gooding Jr. doesn’t seem to be having any sleepless nights at all. Page Six reported that he went for party again with his girlfriend. This time, not at a New York nightclub, but at Surf Lodge. The Oscar winner who had long pleaded not guilty to charges of...
Gloria Vanderbilt left almost all her estate to her son Anderson Cooper. The late actress, author, and fashion designer, died on June 17, 2019 after being diagnosed with advanced stomach cancer. She was 95 at the time of her death. Vanderbilt, who had estimated $million net worth, leaves nearly everything in the hands of her youngest son, CNN anchor Anderson Cooper,...
A senior Iranian lawmaker said on Monday that Israel will be destroyed in half an hour if the United States attacks Iran, Reuters reported citing semi-official Mehr news agency. “If the U.S. attacks us, only half an hour will remain of Israel’s lifespan,” Mojtaba Zolnour, the chairman of the Iranian parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy commission said on Monday, according...
Himalayan mountain is on the news again. Barely one week after the bodies of 7 climbers who went missing in the Indian Himalayas were recovered, an overcrowded minibus crashed into a gorge in Indian-controlled Kashmir on Monday, killing at least 35 people and injuring another 17. According to civil administrator, Angrez Singh Rana, the minibus plunged into Kishtwar gorge off...
Ten people died on Sunday June 30 when their private plane crashed into an airplane hangar during takeoff and burst into flames at a Dallas airport. Authorities said there were no survivors. The twin-engine Beechcraft aircraft had just lifted off the runway at the south end of the airport when it veered left, dropped its left wing and smashed into the...
A lot has been said since the tragic murder of Grammy-nominated rapper, Nipsey Hussle. Questions about how and why he was murdered in such a cruel and senseless have been on the lips of everyone. Information have been popping up here and there since then— some factual, some not so reliable. However, the official account of Hussle’s last moments as...