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Three People Missing After Colorado River Boat Collision

Three People Missing After Colorado River Boat Collision

Christine Lewis, 51, of Visalia was discovered in a section of the river along the California-Arizona border, Mohave County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Anita Mortensen said. The accident happened nearly 300 miles east of Los Angeles along part of the river that runs along the border of California and Arizona. The Mohave and San Bernardino county sheriff's departments are conducting dive and search operations in the area of the crash, which stretches for about 2 miles, officials said.


Malaysian women caned for attempted lesbian sex

Malaysian women caned for attempted lesbian sex

The women, aged 32 and 22, who had pleaded guilty last month to the charges leveled against them, received a fine in addition to the caning, which was carried out using a light rattan cane while they were fully clothed. Amnesty International called the sentence "a terrible reminder of the depth of discrimination #LGBTI people face in the country and a sign that the new government condones the use of inhuman and degrading punishments, much like its predecessor".


Trump attacks Sessions, suggests DOJ hurt GOP in midterms

Trump attacks Sessions, suggests DOJ hurt GOP in midterms

Trump did not address the charges themselves or name the congressmen, but the tweet was apparently referring to the indictments this summer of Representative Chris Collins of NY and Representative Duncan Hunter of California, the president's two earliest congressional endorsers.


War monitor says blasts in Syria airport killed two

War monitor says blasts in Syria airport killed two

Since early 2017, Iran , fellow regime ally Russian Federation and rebel backer Turkey have sponsored a negotiations track based in the Kazakh capital to tamp down hostilities in Syria. Minister spokesman Bahram Ghasemi said Iran would remain a supporter and adviser of the Assad regime "in its efforts to remove terrorists from its land", particularly in regards to the Idlib operation.


American Tourists Stabbed in Amsterdam

American Tourists Stabbed in Amsterdam

The city council said in a statement on Saturday that investigators reached that conclusion based on the suspect's first statements to police. Following a behind-closed-doors hearing, the judge extended the suspect's custody because of fears he may flee, repeat the crime, or violate the law, an Amsterdam court said on September 3.


Texas woman takes off with baby after crashing vehicle in chase

Texas woman takes off with baby after crashing vehicle in chase

The Texas Department of Public Safety released the video Friday. Caitlyn Rodriguez reportedly sped away from police when they stopped her Mercedes-Benz SUV and discovered she was wanted. The terrified driver leaps out and rescues her own child from the back seat, and police drag Rodriguez out of the vehicle and wrestle her to the floor.