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Queen Elizabeth filmed on camera calling Chinese officials “very rude”

Queen Elizabeth filmed on camera calling Chinese officials “very rude”

The Queen has been overheard on video describing Chinese officials as “very rude to the ambassador” in a conversation with a senior police officer at a Buckingham Palace event. At a garden party celebrating her 90th birthday, the queen was introduced to Metropolitan Police commander Lucy D’Orsi, who headed up security for the Chinese visit. “Oh, bad luck,” the queen ... Read More »

Climbers near Everest summit for first time in three years

Climbers near Everest summit for first time in three years

Nine Nepalese guides have summited Mount Everest, becoming the first climbers in three years to reach the top after two successive natural disasters. Nepal Mountaineering Department official Gyanendra Shrestha, who is at the base camp, said the group reached the 8850-metre peak on Wednesday. Nepal Mountaineering Association President Ang Tshering Sherpa told the BBC that the Sherpas encountered many challenges ... Read More »

Manhunt closes part of Shawnee Forest “Report”

Manhunt closes part of Shawnee Forest, Report

The manhunt continues in southern Illinois for a man suspected of shooting Mahomet police officer, authorities are searching the Shawnee National Forrest where they suspect 35-year-old Dracy “Clint” Pendleton is hiding. An arrest warrant was issued for Pendleton by the Champaign County State’s Attorney, for the charge of Aggravated Battery with a Firearm. Pendleton was originally charged with Attempted Murder ... Read More »

Michael Slager: “Former police officer” charged in man’s death remains free on bail

Former police officer charged in man's death remains free on bail

Michael Slager, the former South Carolina police officer who shot and killed Walter Scott in April 2015, has been indicted on three federal charges, according to court records unsealed on Wednesday. Michael Slager was charged with deprivation of rights under the color of the law, use of a weapon during the commission of a violent crime and obstruction of justice. ... Read More »

R&B Star Rihanna Launches Global Scholarship Program

Singer Rihanna starts up scholarship program

Rihanna’s reach internationally has yet to be matched thanks to her latest education venture. The ANTI artist announced the Clara Lionel Foundation’s Global Scholarship Program that’ll benefit those who are qualified in pursuing their education in the United States. According to its website, the program will assist citizens or natives of Brazil, Barbados, Cuba, Haiti, Grenada, Guyana, and Jamaica in ... Read More »

Richard Ojeda: Candidate for WV State Senate injured in attack “Photo”

Richard Ojeda: Candidate for WV State Senate injured in attack

Richard Ojeda, A West Virginia state Senate candidate has been brutally beaten at a political cookout. Richard Ojeda suffered eight facial fractures, severe swelling, and a concussion after suspect Jonathan Porter allegedly showed up to a Sunday cookout uninvited, according to the report. Porter allegedly asked Ojeda, a military veteran, for help putting a bumper sticker on his car and ... Read More »

Andrew Demboski: ‘Mississippi State student’ dies in fall from Jumbotron

Andrew Demboski: Mississippi State student dies in fall from Jumbotron

Andrew Demboski, A 21-year-old college student in Mississippi has died after falling off the top of a football stadium Jumbotron video system. Andrew Demboski and two other male students apparently climbed atop the Jumbotron located in Davis Wade stadium and he slipped and fell from a wide sheet-metal awning that spans the top of the display. Oktibbeha County Coroner Michael ... Read More »

Sarah Palin says she’ll campaign against Paul Ryan (Video)

Sarah Palin says she'll campaign against Paul Ryan

Sarah Palin says Speaker of the House Paul Ryan’s “political career is over but for a miracle because he has so disrespected the will of the people” by not putting his support behind the presumptive Republican presidential nominee. “I think Paul Ryan is soon to be ‘Cantored,’ as in Eric Cantor,” Palin, referring the the 2014 upset of the former ... Read More »

Marine rescued off NC coast after ejecting into ocean

Marine rescued off NC coast after ejecting into ocean

Marine rescued off NC coast after ejecting from Harrier during training mission. Authorities say a pilot was rescued in the Atlantic Ocean off Wrightsville Beach Friday after parachuting from a AV-8B Harrier as it went down in flames. Emergency crews in New Hanover County responded to the jet crash off Wrightsville Beach just after 5pm Friday. According to dispatch, the ... Read More »