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97-year-old D-Day veteran parachutes into Normandy 75 years later

97-year-old D-Day veteran parachutes into Normandy 75 years later

A 97-year-old USA veteran parachuted into Normandy on Wednesday - 75 years after he made the same journey on D-Day . To mark the 75 anniversary of D-Day, Branch 521 of the Royal Canadian Legion inv...

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Canada: Time for China to

Canada: Time for China to "break the silence" on Tiananmen

Relations between the two countries worsened following the December arrest of Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou, the daughter of Huawei's founder, at the request of the United States for a...

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High heels ‘necessary’, Japan minister says after petition

High heels ‘necessary’, Japan minister says after petition

Yumi Ishikawa, an actress and freelance writer who launched an online petition, said at a press conference earlier this week that this is an urgent issue that needs to be addressed. Supporters have be...

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Trump, May, World Leaders To Mark 75th Anniversary Of D-Day Invasion

Trump, May, World Leaders To Mark 75th Anniversary Of D-Day Invasion

Some 60,000 members of the public are expected to attend the Portsmouth Naval Memorial on Southsea Common for the event which marks the 75th anniversary of the biggest amphibious invasion in militar...

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OH doctor accused of murdering 25 patients with painkiller overdoses

OH doctor accused of murdering 25 patients with painkiller overdoses

Husel, 43, pleaded not guilty after turning himself in earlier in the day. Authorities are not prosecuting nurses, pharmacists and others involved in the deaths, though dozens of hospital employees ...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation releases Bigfoot files of brief probe into mythical creature

Federal Bureau of Investigation releases Bigfoot files of brief probe into mythical creature

The 22-page release consists largely of correspondence between Peter Byrne ( dubbed one of the Four Horsemen of Sasquatchery ) of the Bigfoot Information Center and Exhibition and Jay Cochran, Jr., As...

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New PS4 Update Will Change Party Chat In A Big Way

New PS4 Update Will Change Party Chat In A Big Way

Although presumebly PlayStation will provide more info on that shortly, or potentially send out emails to prospective users as they often do with the PlayStation 4 System Software Beta Trial programme...

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SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom - Rehydrated! coming to Switch

SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom - Rehydrated! coming to Switch

Battle for Bikini Bottom - Rehydrated will be heading to Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and PC sometime in 2020. It let players control SpongeBob , Sandy, and Patrick, each with their o...

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Iceborne Trailer Reveals Story Details And A Returning Monster

Iceborne Trailer Reveals Story Details And A Returning Monster

This seems to be the point of Iceborne , which transports players to the Tundra, complete with awful ice born beasts and new weapons to get to grips with in order to defeat them. After arriving at th...

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Prince Charles extended private meeting with Donald Trump to chat climate change

Prince Charles extended private meeting with Donald Trump to chat climate change

Mr Trump was asked whether he thought Brexit would be bad for Ireland, to which he replied: "I think it should be good ". Although - and with the exception fo Meghan Markle who is on maternity leav...

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North Korea suspends Mass Games after Kim Jong Un criticized famous show

North Korea suspends Mass Games after Kim Jong Un criticized famous show

There have been conflicting reports about shakeups in the North Korean diplomatic team. Rumors that fellow North Korean diplomat Kim Yong Chol, whom Choson Ilbo reported to have been exiled and sent...

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Rodrigo Duterte says meeting ex-wife ‘cured’ him of being gay

Rodrigo Duterte says meeting ex-wife ‘cured’ him of being gay

The latest unfiltered comments came during an appearance before the Filipino community in Tokyo last week. Duterte, after accusing his political opponent and vocal critic Senator Antonio Triliance...

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Samsung and AMD partner for low power and high performance mobile apps

Samsung and AMD partner for low power and high performance mobile apps

Accreditation its technologies to Samsung, my very chip unit provides Only some of its cellular department's needs, will supply AMD a method to take part in the huge market for smartphone components...

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At least 4 killed and

At least 4 killed and "multiple crime scenes" in Australia shooting

Kershaw said that police were still trying to establish a motive for the shooting and that the investigation was ongoing, adding: "At this stage, we do not believe it is terrorism-related". Witnesses ...

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Sudan opposition, ruling regime split over Eid al-Fitr

Sudan opposition, ruling regime split over Eid al-Fitr

Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of the Islamic fasting month of Ramadan, was planned to officially start on June 4 and end on June 6. Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz took to Twitter on Tue...

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Royal Caribbean cancels all scheduled visits to Cuba

Royal Caribbean cancels all scheduled visits to Cuba

The State Department announced that "going forward, the United States will prohibit USA travelers from going to Cuba under the previous "group people-to-people educational" travel authorisation". ...

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China launches rocket from ship at sea

China launches rocket from ship at sea

Videos of the launch, provided by the Chinese news agency CCTV , show the 68-foot (21 meters) Long March 11 rocket hurtling into the sky from the unnamed ship, which measures about 360 by 260 feet ...

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Donald Trump Clarifies Those ''Nasty'' Meghan Markle Comments

Donald Trump Clarifies Those ''Nasty'' Meghan Markle Comments

It was also noticeable that when Trump visited Westminster Abbey on Monday to lay a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Warrior, he was not accompanied by William, as might have been expected, but by Pr...

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Amazon confirms it has FAA approval to fly drones

Amazon confirms it has FAA approval to fly drones

Amazon has unveiled the latest prototype of its Prime Air package delivery drone. "And, with the help of our world-class fulfillment and delivery network, we expect to scale Prime Air both quickly...

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97-year-old army vet marks D-Day anniversary with parachute jump

97-year-old army vet marks D-Day anniversary with parachute jump

I have learnt all I know about the D Day landings in Normandy on June 6th 1944 from stories told in books, in films, in photographs, and from those who were there, or who were alive at the time. "So...

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Mexico border apprehensions soared to over 144K in May

Mexico border apprehensions soared to over 144K in May

Agents made 132,887 apprehensions in May, the first time that apprehensions have topped 100,000 since April 2007. US border officers apprehended more than 132,000 people crossing from Mexico in Ma...

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Australia warns Sri Lankans of tough policy on illegal asylum seekers

Australia warns Sri Lankans of tough policy on illegal asylum seekers

Navy Commander Piyal de Silva said the Sri Lanka Navy had intercepted another boat, which was heading to Australia carrying 41 people, about 1,340 km off the Galle coast on May 23. Dutton however note...

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Iran may be only ‘six months’ from nuclear bomb — Former UN official

Iran may be only ‘six months’ from nuclear bomb — Former UN official

Do I want to? No. That said , a full-fledged war with the country " is always " a chance, he cautioned. President Donald Trump said there's "always a chance" of the US taking military action i...

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Google Maps gets an on-screen speedometer while driving

Google Maps gets an on-screen speedometer while driving

Google Maps will also help users know when their train is going to arrive by indicating the real-time live running status. "Transit navigation is one of the most popular Maps features in India, and w...

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U.S. tourists die at Dominican Republic hotel within span of days

U.S. tourists die at Dominican Republic hotel within span of days

Dominican Republic national police say Holmes and Day died of the same cause as Schaup-Werner. According to USA Today , areas popular with tourists, such as Punta Cana, the resort town on the is...

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Microsoft warns of new WannaCry-like 'wormable' vulnerability

Microsoft warns of new WannaCry-like 'wormable' vulnerability

Microsoft issued a second advisory very recently about "BlueKeep vulnerability", calling on the public to "update their systems to prevent a re-run of attacks such as WannaCry and NotPetya". So mu...

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Grieving community prays for Virginia Beach shooting victims

Grieving community prays for Virginia Beach shooting victims

What we know: Before the massacre, Craddock emailed a resignation letter Friday morning, Virginia Beach City Manager Dave Hansen said. Hansen said Craddock's latest work evaluation showed he ha...

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Rocket League returns to the '80s with Ghostbusters and Knight Rider

Rocket League returns to the '80s with Ghostbusters and Knight Rider

As part of the '80s Blockbusters phase, which will run until 1st July, there will also be in-game items in the Radical Summer Event Store, including Back to the Future , E.T. Meanwhile, K.I.T.T. will...

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Everything we know about Donald Trump's state visit to Britain

Everything we know about Donald Trump's state visit to Britain

President Trump , accompanied by the First Lady Melania Trump, arrived in Air Force One. Donald Trump tweeted just minutes before landing in London that Sadiq Khan had done a "terrible job" as the...

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Silencer used in Virginia Beach shooting made it deadlier: survivor

Silencer used in Virginia Beach shooting made it deadlier: survivor

Northam's expected announcement comes less than a week after Virginia Beach city employee DeWayne Craddock used two semi-automatic handguns, a silencer and extended ammunition magazines to kill 12 pe...

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