Jesse A. James: Burlington man admits killing woman in Florence hotel, police say

FLORENCE, Ky. – Police say they arrested a 32-year-old Burlington man wandering around a movie theater and charged him with murder Saturday morning. Jesse A. James admitted killing a 26-year-old Arizona woman in a room he rented at an extended stay hotel, according to a news release from Florence police. Police responded to a call…

US-China trade war, currencies in focus

Stocks in Australia traded higher on Monday morning on the back of the U.S. and China agreeing to temporarily pause escalating the ongoing trade war between the two economic powerhouses. The ASX 200 jumped 1.55 percent in early trade with almost all sectors in positive territory. Shares of major miners in Australia saw strong gains:…

Woman killed ‘leaning out of train window’ between Bath and Bristol

Image copyright Geography Photos/Getty Image caption The woman suffered serious head injuries on a Bristol Temple Meads-bound service A woman killed on a train may have been leaning out of a window when she suffered a blow to the head, police said. She died after sustaining serious head injuries on a Bristol Temple Meads-bound service,…

Comey Reaches Agreement With Republicans to Testify Behind Closed Doors

The former director of the F.B.I., James B. Comey, has reached an agreement with Republican lawmakers to testify behind closed doors about investigations into Hillary Clinton’s email server and whether President Trump’s campaign advisers colluded with the Russian government to steer the outcome of the 2016 presidential election. Republican lawmakers agreed to release a transcript…

Vehicle slams into Slidell nail salon

SLIDELL – A driver who stepped on the gas instead of the brake drove into a nail salon in Slidell this afternoon. The incident occurred at Magic Nails off Gause Boulevard around noon, according to the Slidell Police Department. A gray SUV can be seen embedded in the front wall of the building in a series…

UK faces constitutional crisis over Brexit legal advice, Labour warns

Image copyright Getty Images The UK is facing a “constitutional crisis” if Theresa May does not publish legal advice on her Brexit deal on Monday, Labour has warned. The prime minister insists the advice is confidential – but critics say it could sink her deal if it is published. Attorney General Geoffrey Cox will make…

American’s Death Revives Evangelical Debate Over Extreme Missionary Work

The recent killing of an American missionary who tried to contact an isolated tribe on a remote Indian island has revived a debate within the evangelical movement over the extreme lengths that some missionaries are willing to go to in hopes of spreading their faith. In the time leading up to his fatal mission last…

Fellowship of the ring: Newly-engaged couple thank NYPD

Image copyright NYPD Image caption John proposed to girlfriend Daniella in New York – but a short while later they lost the engagement ring Be it fate, or a stroke of good luck, Daniella Anthony and John Drennan are soon to be reunited with their precious piece of jewellery. “We are so happy, we can’t…