• Fire ravages soaring Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris left aghast
Fire ravages soaring Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris left aghast

The network quoted officials as saying that invaluable artifacts were saved, including the Crown of Thorns , believed to be a relic of the passion of Christ. Billionaire François-Henri Pinault, chairman and CEO of the Kering group that owns the Gucci and Yves Saint Laurent fashion brands, has already pledged Euro 100 million towards rebuilding N...

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  • Fashion’s biggest houses just donated €300 million to rebuild Notre-Dame
Fashion’s biggest houses just donated €300 million to rebuild Notre-Dame

The Crown of Thorns, regarded as Notre Dame's most sacred relic, was among the treasures quickly transported from the Roman Catholic cathedral after the fire broke out, said Deputy Mayor Emmanuel Gregoire. "We know. that it was a question of a quarter of an hour, half an hour", he said. Early pledges from some of the richest families in the wor...

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  • Hail, damaging winds possible as line of severe thunderstorms threaten Kansas City
Hail, damaging winds possible as line of severe thunderstorms threaten Kansas City

Friday's storms will bring a potential for damaging winds, large hail and possible tornadoes . The main time-frame for storms will be from the early afternoon hours into the early overnight hours. Rains could total more than an inch, more in areas getting heavier downpours. Forecasters will be monitoring model simulations of this zone in the co...

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  • Man dies and woman fighting for her life after horrific deer attack
Man dies and woman fighting for her life after horrific deer attack

The couple's teenage son then struck the deer with a lump of wood to save his mother, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation reported . Acting Senior Sgt. "An animal that would be otherwise docile for 10 months in the year, is an animal you really don't want to be around for two months", he told the news outlet.

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  • Trump suggests Fox News censored MAGA supporters at Bernie Sanders town hall
Trump suggests Fox News censored MAGA supporters at Bernie Sanders town hall

The $30.3 million his campaign brought in during the first three months of the year, marks the strongest fundraising quarter for Trump since he entered the White House. "This year, we had $560,000 in income", Sanders admitted. Using the information provided in Sanders's 2018 tax return, these calculators indicate major benefits to his bottom line f...

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  • Woman Who Caused Lockdown of Columbine and Denver School Found Dead
Woman Who Caused Lockdown of Columbine and Denver School Found Dead

This combination of undated photos released by the Jefferson County, Colo., Sheriff's Office on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 shows Sol Pais . Additionally, the website is filled with over 60 pages of scanned journal entries and is signed by " Sol Pais ", according to Heavy .

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  • President Trump pushes sanctuary plan
President Trump pushes sanctuary plan

If the rules are implemented, they will be overseen by a host of new Department of Homeland Security leaders following a top-level shakeup at the department last week. The proposal, first reported by The Washington Post , was seen as a political move by the president, who has repeatedly blasted sanctuary cities, which are cities, typically run b...

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  • Strong storms in US South kill at least 8 and injure dozens
Strong storms in US South kill at least 8 and injure dozens

A MS man, identified as 95-year-old Roy Ratliff died on Saturday when a tornado caused a tree to fall onto his home, Monroe County Coroner Alan Gurley said. At least four people are dead after 14 tornadoes hit communities from eastern Texas to MS, with the local area "looking like a war zone". About 13 miles west in Calhoun, another person died i...

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  • Bernie Sanders releases 10 years of long-awaited tax returns
Bernie Sanders releases 10 years of long-awaited tax returns

The returns provide a more detailed look at Sanders' finances than when he ran for president in 2016 . Democratic U.S. 2020 presidential candidate Bernie Sanders holds an evening public rally along the waterfront in downtown San Diego, California, U.S., March 22, 2019.

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  • Trump Questions Why 'Radical Left Democrats' Should See Mueller Report
Trump Questions Why 'Radical Left Democrats' Should See Mueller Report

Kupec did not provide a precise time , but said it will be released both to Congress and the public. Word the Mueller report's release was imminent last week sent President Trump into orbit, declaring during a White House lawn pop-up presser that Mueller's investigation was "illegal", "treasonous" and an attempted coup.

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  • Sudan protesters demand civilian rule, military council says ready to comply
Sudan protesters demand civilian rule, military council says ready to comply

Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates meanwhile issued statements in support of Sudan's transitional military council. He was arrested the following year on suspicion of involvement in a coup attempt but was later pardoned by al-Bashir, who appointed him intelligence chief in February 2018.

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  • Julian Assange should face justice in Sweden: U.K. lawmakers
Julian Assange should face justice in Sweden: U.K. lawmakers

Julian Assange's mother has taken to Twitter to call on authorities to be gentle with her son, who's jailed in London after his removal from the Ecuadorian Embassy. WikiLeaks founder Assange, 47, is facing rape and sexual assault allegations in Sweden. "In this case, the suspected crime of rape would be subject to statute of limitation in mid...

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  • Obama White House Counsel Greg Craig Indicted for Alleged False Statements
Obama White House Counsel Greg Craig Indicted for Alleged False Statements

The Justice Department said Craig lied about his work there to avoid having to register as a foreign agent. Neither Craig nor Skadden registered as a foreign lobbyist under the Foreign Agents Registration Act . Craig's indictment is part of a Justice Department crackdown on unregistered foreign lobbying and consulting. Obama had hired Crai...

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  • Michael Avenatti Could Face 330 Years in Prison, Report Says
Michael Avenatti Could Face 330 Years in Prison, Report Says

In all, Avenatti has been charged with 10 counts of wire fraud, 19 tax-related offenses, two counts of bank fraud, and four counts of bankruptcy fraud, while he remains free on the $300,000 bond he posted last month. A jet co-owned by Avenatti, a frequent critic of President Donald Trump , was seized on April 10 as part of an investigation, AP ...

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  • Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu Projected To Win Elections
Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu Projected To Win Elections

With around 95 percent of the vote counted, both Netanyahu's Likud party and Gantz's Blue and White were tipped to win 35 seats in Israel's 120-member Knesset, or parliament. Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu waves to his supporters after polls for Israel's general elections closed in Tel Aviv, Israel, Wednesday, April 10, 2019.

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  • Mnuchin says he'll 'follow the law' on Trump tax returns
Mnuchin says he'll 'follow the law' on Trump tax returns

Last week, House Democrats formally requested the IRS give Congress copies of President Trump's tax returns over the past six years. "The Committee's request raises serious issues concerning the constitutional scope of Congressional investigative authority, the legitimacy of the asserted legislative goal, and the constitutional right of Ameri...

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  • Netanyahu, Gantz both claim victory as Israel election too close to call
Netanyahu, Gantz both claim victory as Israel election too close to call

Confetti falls as Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara stand on stage after Netanyahu spoke following the announcement of exit polls in Israel's parliamentary election at the party headquarters in Tel Aviv, Israel April 10, 2019.

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  • Mueller report to be redacted, released
Mueller report to be redacted, released "within a week": US Attorney General

Testifying before the House Appropriations Subcommittee, ostensibly to discuss other matters, Barr told representatives that he is preparing to release the report within a week. The Justice Department will redact grand-jury information, information that would reveal intelligence sources and methods, information that affects the privacy of "periph...

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  • Woman had four bees living inside eye and feeding on tears
Woman had four bees living inside eye and feeding on tears

He said she initially thought she had sand or dirt in her eyes but went to the hospital after the stinging pain didn't leave and her eyes grew increasingly watery. Also known as Halictidae , sweat bees are so named because they typically consume human sweat. "Her power of sight had decreased to under 10 per cent of normal eyesight", the doc...

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  • Pelosi says Barr comments undermine his role
Pelosi says Barr comments undermine his role

President Trump said he has not seen or read the full version of the Mueller report. After a pause, Barr replied in the affirmative: "I think spying did occur ". "I turned it down", Caputo said on Tuesday . The Justice Department's inspector general has already been investigating the early days of the FBI's Russian Federation probe.

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