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Potsdam bomb scare likely aimed at blackmailing DHL, says German police

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A suspicious package found in a Potsdam Christmas market has been confirmed to be an act of criminal activity rather than terrorism. The device was discovered late Friday at a pharmacy just off the market in central Potsdam, a picturesque city near Berlin , reviving fears of a repeat of last year's deadly terror attack at a Christmas market in the German capital. Read More »

Time for US Military Families to Leave S. Korea: Sen. Lindsey Graham

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A top Republican lawmaker warned Sunday that the United States moves closer to preemptive war with North Korea every time Pyongyang carries out a missile or nuclear test. Russia's U.N. Ambassador Vassily Nebenzia told the council at Wednesday's emergency meeting that Russian Federation believes the only way to resolve the situation and find a long-term solution is through "tireless and diplomatic efforts". Read More »

Name Released Of Man Who DIed in Highway 23 Crash

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A Buick was going north on County Road 8 at Highway 23, failed to yield at the stop sign, and was struck by the Suzuki. Passenger 30-year-old Samantha Mcculloch , from Clear Lake, was flown by helicopter to St. The driver of the Suzuki suffered non-life threatening injuries. Authorities said no one in the vehicle was wearing a seat belt, and alcohol was a factor in the crash. Read More »

Morocco's Benatia looking forward to Fifa World Cup games

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What is certain is that we are going to make war. Coming in just behind with an average SPI rating of 80.0 is Group E , which features five-time World Cup champion Brazil , the No. "But the reality is that it's very hard because the fact that they consider us favorites to go through to the next round alongside Spain it's not something that benefits us, on the contrary, it favors our rivals because it loads us with more responsibility". Read More »

'Grave provocation': North Korea condemns air-war games

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The war games follow reports on Saturday of the establishment by South Korea's military of a "decapitation unit" tasked with neutralising the North's leadership - including Kim Jong-un - and destroying nuclear and missile facilities if war breaks out. Read More »

Missing army vet found dead in shallow grave next to her dog

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Julia was last seen in Ontario back on September 2. Soon after she was reported missing, SDPD officers found Jacobson's auto abandoned at 2600 Monroe Avenue in University Heights. An investigation there led authorities to Ontario and, from there, local police took on the case. Ware's attorney told the San Diego Union-Tribune in an email that he voluntarily showed police "the place he had buried (Jacobsen)", without any talks of a plea bargain or promise of leniency. Read More »

Clearing skies tonight; mostly cloudy skies push by Sunday

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Record high temperatures are in the forecast for the valley Saturday before cooler weather moves in next week. Highs today in the upper 50s and 60s, with 60s and 70s expected on Sunday . Winds will be light from the northeast, about 5 miles per hour. Lows: Low-to-mid 30s. Along the coast winds will range between 10-15 miles per hour. Tomorrow: Partly to mostly sunny. Read More »

Trump to Pull US From UN Migration Compact

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Foreign Policy magazine said the president's decision to pull out of the negotiations "highlighted the enduring influence of Stephen Miller, the 32-year-old senior White House policy advisor who has championed the Trump administration's efforts to sharply restrict immigration" to the U.S. Read More »

1 dead, 3 injured after driver plows into pedestrians in NYC

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One of the struck people was in critical condition while the other four were stable, Lee Jones, a New York Police Department spokesman, said. The incident happened around 4:45 a.m. Police said there was a dispute before the man drove into the pedestrians. Police are searching for the driver, who they say had his hair in a ponytail. Read More »

Hafiz Saeed announces to contest coming general elections

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Saeed, who was released from house arrest on November 24, also told the Pakistani government that "back channel diplomacy only caused harm to the Kashmir cause". India accused Pakistan of trying to "mainstream proscribed terrorists". The MML was formed when Saeed was under house arrest in Lahore. Saeed indicated his intention on how he would behave if he gets some share in the government's decision making after 2018 elections. Read More »

Jonny Evans 'important' for West Bromwich Albion - Alan Pardew

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He replaces Tony Pulis who was sacked following a 4-0 defeat to Chelsea. The result means that West Brom remain in 17th place although they are slightly closer to Newcastle and Huddersfield just above them. "Basically, anything that could go wrong did go wrong", said boss Roy Hodgson . We got a deserved draw. "We then could not go anywhere, so we spent three and a half hours in the dark and the cold with no toilet facilities until they eventually managed to get a train alongside us to ... Read More »

Quentin Tarantino's Manson murders film lands grisly release date

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Sony has dated Quentin Tarantino's ninth untitled directorial - which Deadline has been consistently breaking the exclusive news about - for August 9, 2019. Sony won the fierce bidding war for the project after the takedown of Tarantino's longtime producer, Harvey Weinstein , over sexual harassment and rape allegations. Read More »

Stanford University sex offender Brock Turner appealing conviction

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Earlier, Persky drew widespread condemnation when he sentenced Turner to six months in jail, three years of probation and a requirement to register as a sex offender. Turner was indicted in March 2016 of different charges for the January 2015 rape of an oblivious, inebriated lady outside the Kappa Alpha crew on the Stanford University grounds. Read More »

Clippers' Austin Rivers to LA fan: 'Shut the f- up'

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Rivers says he was coming to the defense of Clippers center DeAndre Jordan , who was being heckled. This is how bad it's gotten for the Los Angeles Clippers this season: Now their own fan base is trash talking them during a game. As such, even one of the "ride or die" fans Rivers prefers, are calling for Clippers coach (and Austin's father) Doc Rivers to be canned. Rivers should nearly certainly expect to hear from the National Basketball Association on this one. Read More »

Nevada congressman urged to resign after harassment claim

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Kiuhen's former campaign manager, Dave Chase, was made aware of the woman's complaint. BuzzFeed News reported Friday that the female finance director for U.S. "I have spent my fifteen years in public service fighting for women's equality, and I will continue to do so". Kihuen is not the only Nevada politician to face recent accusations. Read More »

Watch party at Liberty Bowl for Memphis-UCF

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With the victory the Knights will be the highest ranked Group of 5 team in the nation. "We had talked about It over the summer that Miami was going to win the whole national championship, but now here we are with UCF ". And when it was over the Knights found out their coach won't be around much longer. "This team is resilient", Frost said. Miller caught 14 passes for 195 yards and three touchdowns. Read More »

Mueller Reportedly Removed FBI Agent from Investigation Due to Anti-Trump Texts

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In addition to both having worked on Mueller's probe, Strzok and Page also both had roles in the FBI's investigation of Hillary Clinton's private email server, according to the Post . Strzok were discovered in the course of that internal review. He helped lead the investigation into whether Hillary Clinton mishandled classified information on her private email account, and then played a major role in the investigation into links between President Trump's campaign and Russian Federation. Read More »

Mattis Departs for 5-Day Middle East Trip

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Besides Pakistan, the defence chief would also be visiting Egypt, Jordan and Kuwait 'to re-affirm the enduring USA commitment to partnerships in the Middle East, West Africa and South Asia, ' the statement added. "This is an effort.by the American administration to go in and set the conditions for future collaboration that leads to reconciliation in Afghanistan and a denial of safe havens for any terrorist group that would attack anyone in the region or elsewhere in the world, which a number ... Read More »

Andhra Pradesh assembly passes Kapu reservation bill

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It is more than fifty percent limit prescribed by the Hon'ble Supreme Court. He said besides Indira Gandhi , Naidu had also betrayed late TDP chief and his father-in-law NT Rama Rao , calling the CM a serial "back stabber". As of now backward classes A, B, C, D, E categories in AP are receiving 29% of reservations. The bill then will be sent to the home ministry urging it to enact legislation in parliament and include it in schedule IX of the constitution as the total reservations in the ... Read More »

Russia Rejects US Call to Cut North Korea Ties

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Kang and Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono discussed her possible visit during a telephone conversation two days earlier over North Korea's long-range missile launch , and agreed to have their ministries arrange detailed schedules of the visit, according to sources. Read More »

War criminal Praljak drank potassium cyanide to kill himself

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That "resulted in a failure of the heart, which is indicated as the suspected cause of death". Bosnian Croat war criminal Slobodan Praljak, who killed himself in front of United Nations judges in The Hague this week, will have a private funeral, his lawyer said Saturday. Read More »