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Fugitive FLDS leader Lyle Jeffs has been captured in Yankto

His lawyer, meanwhile, suggested in court documents that the Rapture-you know, the end-times event when God will zap Christians back to heaven en masse-might have been responsible for his disappearance. Nord reported from Pierre, South Dakota. Lyle Jeffs literally slipped from the FBI's grasp last summer, so the agency will likely hold on a little tighter now that he's back in custody after a year on the run. Read More »

The GOP baseball shooting is the 154th mass shooting this year


It betrays an attacker's perverted relationship to power and should be treated with severity befitting of what it is: a warning sign and predictor of future acts of mass violence. It's also worth noting that two potential Democratic political candidates have abandoned their intentions to run in recent weeks, citing death threats made against them . Read More »

President Trump appears to confirm he's under investigation

Though Rosenstein's statement did not reference the Russian Federation investigation specifically, it was released hours after the Washington Post reported that Special Counsel Robert Mueller is investigating Jared Kushner - Trump's senior adviser and son-in-law - over his finances and business dealings. Read More »

More Bad News For Jared Kushner as Mueller Follows the Money

The Washington Post report suggests that scrutiny has been folded into the special counsel office and includes Kushner's business dealings, though it offers no details on what that scrutiny is. officials briefed on the probe. Mueller's plans emerged just a week after Comey told the Senate Intelligence Committee that Trump pressed him in February to ease up on an investigation into Flynn. Read More »

London mosque attack suspect arrested on terror grounds

Toufik Kacimi , chief executive of the Muslim Welfare House , speaking to Sky News , said the attack clearly targeted Muslims leaving evening prayers during Ramadan. "This was an attack on Muslims near their place of worship and, like all terrorism in whatever form, it shares the same fundamental goal". "It wasn't me alone; there were a group of brothers ... Read More »

Russia Affirms Solidarity With Cuba, Laments US 'Cold War' Rhetoric

Barack Obama gave the regime an extraordinary gift, demanded nothing, and in doing so managed only to facilitate more brutal repression of Cuba's embattled democrats. She believes USA citizens are the ones who have more to lose. Not surprisingly, Trump's announcement, made in Miami's Little Havana, left some cheering but many in the business community disappointed. Read More »

France's Macron to reshuffle government after parliament win


If the steamroller effect continues for Macron's party, half of whose candidates are women and the other half new to politics , France will have a chamber of representatives like few others, fulfilling the president's wish to renew a political class dominated by career politicians, peppered with corruption and losing credibility. Read More »

The pound is flat as Brexit talks loom


The Sunday Times said ministers within her Cabinet had "let it be known" they would oust the prime minister if they thought she could not pass the government's legislative programme in a vote expected on June 28. The Mechanical Engineering Industry Association, known by its German initials VDMA, says that that goal of the two-year negotiating process is "damage limitation" because Brexit won't benefit either side. Read More »

Southern Baptists Condemn Alt-Right Movement At National Conference

Duke even confirmed this when he said " Some of the ideology associated with certain people with the alt-right are certainly offensive to us", he said. And it highlighted divisions in the roughly 15 million member denomination that surfaced during last year's election. There are 3,747 black congregations in the USA, making blacks the largest minority group in the convention, according to the convention. Read More »

Raging fires in Portugal kill at least 62


Image: Firefighters work to put out a forest fire near the village of Fato, central Portugal , June 18, 2017. Interior Ministry official Jorge Gomes said 16 people were killed in their cars on a road between the towns of Figueiro dos Vinhos and Castanheira de Pera and three others died from smoke inhalation in Figueiro dos Vinhos. Read More »

Five missing after Grenfell Tower fire found 'safe and well'


The family of five - thought to be Syrian - were caught up in the blaze which tore the 24-storey building in north Kensington last Wednesday. A British lawmaker has warned of a possible cover-up over the recent London tower fire, calling on Prime Minister Theresa May to quickly gather all available documents about the incident before they are deliberately "destroyed". Read More »

Trump Son-in-Law Included in Probe into Russian Meddling in US Elections


Mueller's investigators have asked for information and will talk to Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats and National Security Agency Director Adm. Last week, the ranking Democrat on the House intelligence committee, Rep. Adam Schiff of California, said the committee would ask Johnson to testify about interactions former President Barack Obama's administration had with secretaries of state and local election officials about the dangers the Russian hacking posed to election systems. Read More »

Pakistan to be one of top three teams by 2019 WC


Pakistan's formidable total of 338-4 - the highest score of the event - owed much to Fakhar, who took full advantage of being caught off a Jasprit Bumrah no-ball on three by compiling a flamboyant 114, his maiden one-day worldwide hundred. He said, "They really had a great performance". Alongside a photo of the hockey team, the paper featured an image of Kidambi Srikanth, who won the Indonesia Superseries Premier badminton tournament earlier in the day. Read More »

Clashes, protests intensify amid shutdown in India's Darjeeling town

Coming down heavily on the GJM violence, Banerjee said: "This is a deep-rooted conspiracy ". The attack came after a relative quiet day in the hills. The GJM supporters torched a panchayat office at Mirik, a hydroelectric supply office at Lodhama in Darjeeling and a health centre in Rimbik-Lodhama. Read More »

Trump Weighs In Against Jon Ossoff In Last-Minute Tweet

It's all coming to a head on Tuesday. A special congressional election in Georgia is now billing at an estimated $40 million and counting between Democrat Jon Ossoff and Republican Karen Handel , making it easily the most expensive in history , NBC News reported. Read More »

Ronaldinho 's visit to help promote sports in Pakistan: ISPR


COAS takes another initiative to promote sports for return of normalcy in Pakistan, he added. According to sources, the players will hold meeting with Chief of army staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa. However, some global cricket players took part in the Pakistan Super League, a domestic cricket series, in March this year. Pakistan plays its cricket series with other countries in UAE as foreign team do not play in Pakistan. Read More »

Pakistan defeat India by 180 runs to lift Champions Trophy title


He said the victory credit especially goes to youngsters for the superb win. "However, by the time it lifted the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 at The Oval, it was undoubtedly playing its best cricket ", he added. Kohli said: "I congratulated them in the post-match presentation and I would do the same here because they deserved to win". "We now have two years to identify a squad we want to take forward and give them enough game time". Read More »

Airbus A380 upgrade waits in the wings at Paris Airshow


Airbus claimed the " A380Plus " would grant airlines up to 80 more seats and generate greater fuel efficiency. The A380 is the world's largest airliner and so far more than 170-million passengers have flown on the type. "We think the 737 MAX 10 is a competitor to the (MAX) 9 and that's why a lot of people are converting", said Airbus sales chief John Leahy . Overall, the changes will lead to a 13 per cent reduction in cost per seat compared with the current A380, Airbus said. Read More »

Pakistan stun holders India to lift Champions Trophy

At his post-match conference, the 30-year-old also hailed his young team's efforts through the tournament. "I think it'll be massive (for Pakistan cricket)", Arthur said. Indians are very passionate about cricket and they can't digest the team losing, especially to Pakistan. Pakistan had started disastrously when they suffered a 124-run thrashing at the hands of India, before they bounced back to defeat South Africa by 19 runs, Sri Lanka by three wickets and England in the semi-final by ... Read More »

9/11 detainees can't sue top US officials

In a decision that could have major implications in the event of another major terror attack, the court ruled that the nationwide wave of fear after 9/11 substantiated severe treatment from law enforcement. "What happened to respondents in the day following September 11 was tragic", Justice Anthony Kennedy wrote in the decision. They were deported from the United States after their release. Read More »

79 people presumed dead in London fire


Metropolitan Police Commander Stuart Cundy asserted that their investigation will " establish the facts and provide answers ", as they " look into what criminal offences may have been committed ". "But we need to make sure that that actually happens". The government also faced questions about failing to apply the lessons from a similar fire in 2009. Read More »

Virat, Bhuvi, Dhawan Indians named in ICC Team of Champion's Trophy

I dedicate this win to the people of Pakistan. "We can't take anyone lightly but they were more intense and passionate on the day". "I would have had no regrets had Pakistan lost to other teams , but it would have hurt me and the entire nation had the Indians defeated us", said university student Nauman Khan, 28, in Peshawar. Read More »

Dozens of suspected human traffickers arrested in Europe

British Prime Minister Theresa May said authorities are treating it as a potential terrorist attack , and called it a "terrible incident". Our thoughts are with the family of the victim and all those who are injured. Police said earlier that one person was arrested. One man died at the scene and 10 people were injured. Video filmed in the immediate aftermath of a van striking worshippers near a London mosque showed a Caucasian man being detained by police. Read More »

Rajinikanth will enter politics, says Hindu Makkal Katchi leader who met superstar


Tamil superstar Rajinikanth on Monday once again had the media guessing after he met Hindu Makkal Katchi leader Arjun Sampath and General Secretary Ravikumar at his residence. "And that it was possible only if he enters politics". Currently shooting for Kaala , he is said to have advised his fans to exercise restraint as of now and he would "act" when the time is right. Read More »