Sgt. Ali Abdullah Hussein says the attack was the latest by the Islamic State group as Iraqi forces close in on the last pocket of militant-held territory in the Old City neighborhood. The IS group’s last stand in Mosul is rapidly shrinking, with the militants now controlling just over 1 square kilometer in all.
Blacks, Latinos and immigrant rights advocates say the aftermath of the 2016 presidential election, recent non-convictions of police officers charged in the shootings of black men, and the stepped-up detentions of immigrants and refugees for deportation have them questioning equality and promise of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness in the United States.
Brendt Allen Christensen, who earned a master’s degree in physics from U of I this year, is charged in the June 9 abduction of 26-year-old Yingying Zhang, who investigators believe to be dead. The federal complaint says Christensen’s phone was used on April 19 to visit the FetLife.com forum, including to view threads titled “Perfect abduction fantasy” and “planning a kidnapping.”
Police said it appeared a car traveling west on Washington Blvd. ran a red light and was hit by a pickup heading south on Clinton St. around 11 p.m. Sunday.
Fort Wayne Indoor BMX bikers will be featured in the new community event set for Sunday, July 9 along Calhoun Street downtown.
Studio estimates say that Universal Pictures and Illumination’s “Despicable Me 3” earned $75.4 million over the weekend, while the former Saturday Night Live stars’ gambling comedy “The House” burned down.
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg’s long-term plan for the drone, called Aquila, is to have it and others provide internet access to 4 billion people around the world who are currently in the dark.
Marc Short, the White House’s legislative director, said Trump was making calls to wavering senators and insisted they were “getting close” on passing a bill.
Animal Care and Control is asking people to keep pets inside at all times when fireworks are being set off.. because the noise can cause dogs or cats to go into a panic.
The children were unharmed and the suspect was arrested, according to The Herald Bulletin in Anderson.
The TinCaps hit two home runs that left the ballpark and an inside-the-park home run on Sunday afternoon in a 5-4 loss to the Dayton Dragons (Cincinnati Reds) at Fifth Third Field.
Rolland died Saturday at the age of 84.
Excise police issues several notices of administrative charges, such as public nudity, promoting prostitution, possession of narcotics, and public nuisance to wit.
Parents, students, administrators, and teachers will not be able to access anything electronically until July 10 at the earliest.
Steuben County dispatchers said a woman called 911 around 4:20 p.m. Saturday and said officers were needed and then hung up.
Officers were alerted just before midnight Saturday by a “concerned citizen” about a possible intoxicated driving who was headed east into Ashley.
Eckhart Public Library posted on its Facebook page early Sunday that a fire broke out on the expanded side of its building. and it will be closed indefinitely.
Tens of thousands of partygoers from Spain and abroad come each year to Pamplona to witness or take part in the early morning bull runs, when crowds of runners risk being gored or trampled as they lead a pack of bulls to the ring where they will be used in bullfights.
The cursive writing legislation requires public schools, including charter schools, to introduce cursive writing instruction by third grade. Instruction will have to continue through 12th grade.
The agency does not consider the town at large to be at risk. The area has been dominated for decades by members of the polygamous Fundamentalist Church of Latter-Day Saints.
Some critics slammed it as a hometown decision, saying the statistics had Manny Pacquiao landing twice the number of power punches as Jeff Horn.
The suspect is accused of recklessly endangering 14 aircraft and fire crews “with a substantial risk of imminent death or physical injury by flying an unmanned drone aircraft in closed airspace above an active fire area.”
It’s one among several clashes that Microsoft and other technology companies have had with the government over questions of digital privacy.