Islamic State attacks Afghan prison

Islamic State attacks Afghan prison

KABUL, Afghanistan — An Islamic State group attack on a prison in eastern Afghanistan holding hundreds of its members raged on Monday after killing at least 21 people in fighting overnight, a local official said. Another 43 people have been wounded in the attack that began late Sunday when an Islamic State suicide bomber slammed … Read more

Man in wild police shootout was ‘not handling the pandemic well’: lawyer

Man in wild police shootout was 'not handling the pandemic well': lawyer

A Pennsylvania man who started multiple shootouts last week, including one with police, was “just not handling the pandemic well,” according to his lawyer. The series of incidents began when a clerk at the Cigars International Superstore in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, confronted Adam Michael Zaborowski, 35, for not wearing a mask while indoors. He allegedly refused … Read more

Lebanon’s foreign minister resigns amid economic crisis

Manufacturing Gives Iran a Lifeline

BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon’s foreign minister resigned on Monday, becoming the first Cabinet minister to defect from his post amid the severe economic and financial crisis striking the country. Minister Nassif Hitti’s submitted his resignation to the prime minister and left the government house without making any comments. A career diplomat, Hitti became foreign minister … Read more

TikTok owners will relocate to London from Beijing

TikTok owners will relocate to London from Beijing

LONDON – TikTok owner ByteDance will move its headquarters to London from Beijing under a deal approved by British ministers, The Sun newspaper reported. ByteDance’s founders are to announce their intention to set up shop in London soon, the newspaper said, adding that the move was likely to upset U.S. President Donald Trump who has … Read more

Headspring And Silk Road Education Announce Launch Of New Executive DBA

Cision

LONDON, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — A groundbreaking executive advancement program was recently launched to optimally understand and manage the global impact of the “New Silk Road – One Road One Belt” initiative launched by Xi Jinping. This unique “Executive DBA” combines the expertise and knowledge of Headspring, an executive development joint venture of IE Business … Read more

Idaho hearing could offer new details in missing kids’ case

FILE - In this March 6, 2020, file photo, Lori Vallow Daybell glances at the camera during her hearing, with her defense attorney, Edwina Elcox, right, in Rexburg, Idaho. An Idaho prosecutor is expected Monday, Aug. 3, 2020, to begin sketching out his case against an Idaho couple at the center of a bizarre missing children's case that ended in tragedy when their bodies were found buried on a rural eastern Idaho property earlier this year. Chad Daybell married the kids' mom, Lori Daybell, late last year, and she's charged with conspiring to help keep the bodies hidden. Both Daybells have pleaded not guilty. (John Roark/The Idaho Post-Register via AP, Pool, File)

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Prosecutors on Monday plan to begin sketching out their evidence against a couple at the center of a bizarre case of two missing children whose bodies were later unearthed in rural Idaho, offering potential new details in an investigation with ties to doomsday beliefs and other mysterious deaths that captivated worldwide … Read more

Israeli military strike likely kills 4 militants from Syria

Israeli military strike likely kills 4 militants from Syria

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military said it thwarted an infiltration attempt from Syria early Monday, likely killing four suspected militants it accused of trying to plant explosives. Lt. Col. Jonathan Conricus, a military spokesman, said Israeli troops earlier had been in ambush following “irregular” activity in the Golan Heights. Israeli troops opened fire on … Read more