Of the 67 counties in the state of Florida, 42 have already adopted Second Amendment sanctuary resolutions ... The difference between a resolution and an ordinance is what caused concern among three board members.
China and Russia have warned that Afghanistan is facing a security crisis as the United States and other NATO forces are leaving the country without having stabilized the situation there despite two decades of war and occupation ... Taliban seize Afghanistan’s main border crossing with Tajikistan. Officials ... www.presstv.ir. www.presstv.co.uk ... .
Russian forces fired “warning shots” at a Royal Navy destroyer after it entered the country’s territorial waters in the Black Sea, the Russian defence ministry has said ... It disregarded the warning,” the statement said ... .
photo: US Air National Guard photo by Jacqueline Marshall
WASHINGTON — A judge accepted a plea and sentencing agreement for an Indiana woman, the first to be sentenced after the Jan. 6 riots at the U.S. Capitol... A federal judge approved the plea agreement and sentence on Wednesday ... .
A claim that South African woman Gosiame Sithole gave birth to 10 babies earlier this month is not true, an official inquiry has found. No hospitals in Gauteng province have a record of decuplets being born, the provincial government says. Medical tests show that Ms Sithole had not even been pregnant recently, it said ... Where did the story come from? ... .
The SCA filed a claim against Shoei Kisen for about $900 million in damages - not for the grounding and salvage, which cost far less, but for alleged effects on business operations and reputation ... According to Clyde & Co., a law firm representing the cargo interests, Ever Given will head directly to Rotterdam once she is ready to sail ... ....
MANILA - Former president Benigno Aquino III, whose term was marked by a long period of prosperity for the Philippines but also marred by costly political missteps, died early on Thursday (June 24). He was 61 ... He will be missed," said Mr Leonen ... ....
ADEN, Yemen, June 23 (Xinhua) -- More than 84 people were killed during the past 48 hours as fighting intensified between government forces and the Houthi rebels in Yemen's northeastern province of Marib, a government official told Xinhua on Wednesday ... Enditem .
Egypt is trying to strengthen its diplomatic and military clout in Africa amid an escalating dispute with Ethiopia over the building of a huge dam on a tributary of the River Nile, writes Egypt analyst Magdi Abdelhadi... Among them is a historic map that shows the southern borders of Egypt at Lake Victoria in East Africa ... Fears of drought ... Getty ... .