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Drone records shark swimming under oblivious surfers

The camera goes momentarily still as he takes control of the drone, about 300 metres from where he was standing. "That was the first thing I thought about was, 'how can I let these guys know?'" "As I was running down to the beach, I was quite happy to see that [the shark] was moving away to a much safer distance", said Finlay.



Iran FM mocks United States claims it is violating nuclear deal

The UN Security Council later unanimously endorsed a resolution that effectively turned the JCPOA into global law. Shamkhani's remarks came after Trump said Iran is violating the "spirit" of the nuclear agreement it struck with world powers in 2015.


Arkansas carries out double execution

Arkansas carries out double execution

Before last week, Arkansas had not had an execution since 2005 or a double execution since 1999. Federal public defenders in Pennsylvania requested a stay of execution Tuesday for death-row prisoner Kenneth Dewayne Williams, who is scheduled to die by lethal injection Thursday night at the Cummins prison in Grady.


Off-duty NYPD officer faces charges in fatal crash

Off-duty NYPD officer faces charges in fatal crash

The 32-year-old off-duty NYPD cop accused of rear-ending another auto on the Van Wyck Expressway in Queens Sunday, killing the driver and critically injuring two passengers, is facing new charges of vehicular manslaughter and criminally negligent homicide in the deadly crash.



N. Korea still has possibility of provocation: top S. Korean diplomat

North Korea's state media was defiant in a commentary marking the 85th anniversary of the foundation of the Korean People's Army, saying its military was prepared "to bring to closure the history of USA scheming and nuclear blackmail". Trump on Monday urged UN Security Council ambassadors to consider stronger sanctions against Pyongyang, and United States senators will be briefed on North Korea at the White House today.


Authorities: Brush fire shuts down part of Bush Highway

Authorities: Brush fire shuts down part of Bush Highway

Wednesday night. MCSO asking the public to avoid the area of Bush Hwy just north of power due to a brush fire. Carrie Templin with the Tonto National Forest said ground crews are working to contain the blaze as it burns in the Salt Riverbed.