• French gangster flees prison in spectacular helicopter escape
French gangster flees prison in spectacular helicopter escape

The 46-year-old gangster escaped Seine-et-Marne prison by helicopter in a daylight break. The helicopter was found burned in the town of Garges-les-Gonesse, in the northern suburbs of Paris. Faid deboarded the helicopter and got into a vehicle, which was later found burned out at a shopping centre auto park in a Paris suburb. Notorious Fre...

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  • Notorious French gangster escapes from prison in a helicopter
Notorious French gangster escapes from prison in a helicopter

Faid, 46, was reportedly assisted by at least three armed accomplices who picked him up by helicopter from the Reau prison courtyard, in the southeatern suburbs of Paris, Le Parisien newspaper reported. Police believe Faid was transferred to a waiting getaway vehicle, which was also found ditched. Faid took his inspiration, and modus operandi, fr...

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  • France will not build migrant centers: Macron
France will not build migrant centers: Macron

The political crisis over migrants comes amid a steep decline in the amount of people arriving on Europe's shores. The Italian concern has been to stop migrants from coming to Europe in the first place. Merkel faces an end-of-month deadline from her own minister of the interior to curb so-called "secondary migration". Around the table are more righ...

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  • President Trump defends ICE and policy of fighting illegal immigration
President Trump defends ICE and policy of fighting illegal immigration

USA lawmakers are voicing the same demand, along with human rights organizations, who note that ICE is a relatively recent creation. "We're trying to discourage this activity", said Vitiello. Over the final two years of the Obama administration, that number was 86 percent. Nielsen said that under "his exceptional leadership, the men and women...

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  • Delhi: Eleven members of a family found hanging in Burari
Delhi: Eleven members of a family found hanging in Burari

After they fell unconscious, the suspect tied their hands, gagged and hanged them from the ceiling before hanging self to death . The Delhi Police have rushed to the spot and the probe has been initiated. "It is an ongoing investigation and we haven't ruled out anything". The family was living in the house for more than two decades, Hindustan...

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  • BU Grad Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Unseats 10-Term Incumbent
BU Grad Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Unseats 10-Term Incumbent

She was a volunteer in Senator Bernie Sanders' 2016 Presidential campaign. "She demonstrated once again what progressive grassroots politics can do". Following Ms Ocasio-Cortez's win, dictionary Merriam-Webster tweeted that socialism emerged as their top search item. Since Ocasio-Cortez won in one district, a very diverse and progressive NY d...

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  • Canada announces billions of dollars in tariffs against US
Canada announces billions of dollars in tariffs against US

Canada hit back at the United States on Friday with retaliatory tariffs on $12.6 billion in American goods, including summer barbecue essentials such as orange juice, ketchup and bourbon. The levies will remain in effect until the US eliminates its tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum. "But from the USA perspective, it took the threat of tariff...

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  • Republican-leadership backed immigration bill goes down in flames
Republican-leadership backed immigration bill goes down in flames

According to GovTrack, 112 Republicans denied the measure. In the end with a vote of 121-301 today any hopes of seeing an immigration bill that would have funded President Trump's now famous "Border Wall", is now history maybe until after the 2018 mid-term elections.

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  • 6 suspects in NJ, 2 in NYC arrested for Bronx murder
6 suspects in NJ, 2 in NYC arrested for Bronx murder

The New York Daily News is reporting that the police have five suspects in custody, even tracking one down in the Dominican Republic. The boy, bleeding from the gash in his neck, then died after walking towards St. According to reports, Lesandro Guzman-Feliz was stabbed multiple times with a machete after getting into an argument with a group of ...

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  • Uber Test Driver Was Watching
Uber Test Driver Was Watching "The Voice" When Self-Driving Car Crashed

Given the findings in this latest report, the likelihood of vehicular manslaughter charges against Vasquez has certainly increased. Uber requires a backup driver in any of its autonomous vehicles, but said driver is of no use if he or she isn't paying attention to the road.

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  • JUST IN: Explosion rocks rally, President narrowly escapes death
JUST IN: Explosion rocks rally, President narrowly escapes death

The events in November that brought Mnangagwa into power were driven by deep divisions in the ruling ZANU-PF party, with different factions vying to take over after the nonagenarian Mugabe eventually relinquished power or died. "The strongest response to hate is love", Mnangagwa said. "Let me be very clear, nothing will stop the election in Zimb...

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  • Restaurant asks Trump spokesman Sarah Sanders to leave
Restaurant asks Trump spokesman Sarah Sanders to leave

I said, "I'd like to ask you to leave'". Shaub also suggested it was hypocritical for conservatives to complain about the Red Hen management's actions while supporting the recent Supreme Court decision in favor of a Colorado baker who refused to make a bake for a same-sex couple's wedding because of his religious beliefs.

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  • Bulldog named Zsa Zsa wins World's Ugliest Dog contest
Bulldog named Zsa Zsa wins World's Ugliest Dog contest

As well as Zsa Zsa , this year's competitors included a blackhead-covered Chinese-crested dachshund mutt and a bulldog bitser with excess wrinkly skin. Last year's victor was Martha - a 125lb Neapolitan Mastiff with gas and a droopy face. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu) Zsa Zsa , an English Bulldog, is carried by owner Megan Brainard during the World's Ug...

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  • USA says It Knows Location of Migrant Children Separated from Parents
USA says It Knows Location of Migrant Children Separated from Parents

Trump says: "We can not allow all of these people to invade our Country". Trump's former deputy national security advisor, Tom Bossert, said the past week had provided "terrible optics" for the administration, and "almost from the outset we didn't have the capacity to detain these parents and children, together or separately".

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  • Trump tells GOP to 'stop wasting their time' on immigration
Trump tells GOP to 'stop wasting their time' on immigration

Thursday's uncertainty resulted from the abrupt ending Wednesday of a White House-sanctioned practice of separating more than 2,300 children from their parents over the past several weeks. In Washington , the House killed a hard-right immigration bill Thursday and Republican leaders delayed a planned vote on a compromise GOP package, with party ...

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  • Video Shows Priest Slapping Baby Across Face During Baptism
Video Shows Priest Slapping Baby Across Face During Baptism

A man and woman, who appear to be the child's parents, looked shocked by the slap . The father then pulls the child away. The 40-second video has sparked outrage across social media with one user saying: "I probably would have slapped the dude myself".

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  • Moms breastfeed in front of ICE headquarters to protest Trump immigration policies
Moms breastfeed in front of ICE headquarters to protest Trump immigration policies

The executive order Trump signed requires the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to "maintain custody of alien families during the pendency of any criminal improper entry or immigration proceedings involving their members" to the extent the law permits and insofar as the department has funding.

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  • North Korea ‘total denuclearization’ started; officials see no new moves
North Korea ‘total denuclearization’ started; officials see no new moves

North Korean defector Hyeonseo Lee describes her story of escaping the country and President Trump's negotiations with North Korea's Kim Jong Un . Friday's talks between Red Cross officials at the Diamond Mountain resort were to arrange details of the reunions.

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  • South Korea, US suspend major military exercise
South Korea, US suspend major military exercise

Shortly after the US and South Korean militaries formally announced the Ulchi Freedom Guardian exercises slated for August had been called off, Seoul's Defense Ministry said the decision was necessary to support ongoing talks both countries have with North Korea .

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  • DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen says migrant children are being treated humanely
DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen says migrant children are being treated humanely

Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen targeted those groups by name in a series of tweets on Sunday night. Kamala Harris on Monday called for the resignation of Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen as a result of immigration policy that has resulted in family separations at the United States bo...

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