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HKU professor charged with murder after wife’s body found in suitcase

HKU professor charged with murder after wife’s body found in suitcase

An associate professor of the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Hong Kong , KC Cheung (張祺忠), recently reported to the police that his wife, Tina Chan (陳慧文), was missing. Officers discovered the body of a woman, wearing only her underwear and with electric wire around her neck, hidden in a suitcase inside a large wooden box in 53-year-old Cheung Kie-chung's office. Consulte Mais Informação

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Donald Trump u-turns on John McCain, lowers White House flags

Donald Trump u-turns on John McCain, lowers White House flags

Trump had faced widespread criticism for initially rejecting a statement written by his aides praising McCain. Ducey is also headed for a tough reelection battle in the fall, and is seeking a smooth replacement process. The White House flag had a more tumultuous start to the week than typical, having been lowered to half-staff on Saturday in the wake of Sen. 'We weaken our greatness when we confuse our patriotism with tribal rivalries that have sown resentment and hatred and violence in all ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Clinton Private Email Server Hacked by Chinese Firm, According to Report

Two sources informed The Daily Caller News Foundation (DCNF) that a Washington , D.C., area firm received a " courtesy copy " of Clinton's emails that was created by a code embedded in the server. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas), said at a July 12 House Committee on the Judiciary hearing, noted the DCNF. Since winning the 2016 election, Trump has repeatedly taken to Twitter to excoriate Clinton and call for a new probe of her emails. Consulte Mais Informação

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Crews working on abandoned vessel as concerns grow for missing people

Crews working on abandoned vessel as concerns grow for missing people

About 40 people are thought to have been on board, reports say. The Department of Home Affairs confirmed last night that 11 people had been located so far. There are warnings about crocodiles in the area near the Daintree River ferry crossing in far north Queensland. "Queensland borders have to be made more stable especially given proximity of PNG and Indonesia, brooding about the level of radical Islamism in Indonesia, Malaysia and Philippines", he tweeted.Over two dozen asylum seekers ... Consulte Mais Informação

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USA will stay in Persian Gulf despite Iranian claim, Pompeo says

USA will stay in Persian Gulf despite Iranian claim, Pompeo says

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, the most senior authority in the Islamic Republic, said last month that he supports the idea that if Iran is not allowed to export oil then no country should export oil from the Gulf. A new round of sanctions was recently put into place, and a second set will take effect on November 4 targeting Iran's energy sector and the central bank. Consulte Mais Informação

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McConnell stalls effort to name Senate building after McCain

McConnell stalls effort to name Senate building after McCain

The war-hero Arizona senator, who died of brain cancer Saturday, and the notoriously sharp-tongued president were bitter rivals, with Trump regularly lobbing insults while McCain opposed his initiatives and slammed his policies. Americans never quit. We never surrender. The president relented Monday afternoon - after the commander of the influential veterans group the American Legion released a statement asking for the flag to be lowered. Consulte Mais Informação

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Here's How John McCain Will Be Memorialized This Week

Here's How John McCain Will Be Memorialized This Week

A member of Congress is supposed to get the flags lowered on the day of his or her death, as well as the day after. It's one of the most important moments of McCain's career. As the president sat stone-faced while hammered with questions about McCain's death Monday, the first lady gave a warm smile. Trump and McCain had a bitter relationship that lasted through McCain's final days. Consulte Mais Informação

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[PICTURES] UK PM Theresa May lands in Cape Town

[PICTURES] UK PM Theresa May lands in Cape Town

British Prime Minister Theresa May , who is on a visit to SA, showed off her dance moves in Cape Town on Tuesday. Just after she arrived, May was filmed dancing awkwardly with students at the ID Mkize school in Cape Town. "I also welcome your comments on land reform - which I'm sure many investors will be pleased to hear". It was the worst maritime disaster in the African country's history, and has become a symbol of its WWI remembrance. Consulte Mais Informação

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British and French fishermen clash in the English Channel

British and French fishermen clash in the English Channel

Reportedly heavily outnumbered by the French, the British boats were allegedly attacked by the rival flotilla that had gathered overnight in protest over fishing rights. Anthony Quesnel, Captain of "La Rise des Vents" fishing boat said: "We have quotas, we have hours". How have the Brits reacted? . In a statement following the attack, the campaign said: " Brexit , and what we hope is a full withdrawal in March with the sell out of Chequers defeated, should maybe make the French consider ... Consulte Mais Informação

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NY street shut down after bees swarm hot dog stand

NY street shut down after bees swarm hot dog stand

Larry Gonoez, 70, a vendor selling hats across the street said of the bees: "They make their house - sometimes it breaks". NY police cordoned off 43rd Street at 7th Avenue while the department's beekeeper vacuumed the insects . Lauriano couldn't immediately say where the massive group of bees would be taken, but noted that officials will find them a hive. "It's scary. What's it doing in the middle of town?" "The bees just wanted some hot dogs", she said. Consulte Mais Informação

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There are elections in Florida, Arizona, and Oklahoma today

There are elections in Florida, Arizona, and Oklahoma today

McSally's district in particular is expected to be one of the most competitive House races in November's general election. Oklahoma is also holding a runoff election to determine who will be the Republican gubernatorial nominee. Among those on the Arizona ballot is former state Sen. Former Democratic Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick, who used to represent the 1st District, is running there now, with the blessing of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. Consulte Mais Informação

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Designer of 3D printed gun will distribute gun plans despite court order

Designer of 3D printed gun will distribute gun plans despite court order

Cody Wilson said he started selling the plans on Tuesday morning and had already received almost 400 orders by lunchtime. Some gun rights groups say the technology is expensive, the guns are unreliable and the threat is overblown. In addition, he's encouraging other gun enthusiasts to join his platform and start selling their own firearm blueprints, where they'll receive a 50 percent cut of all sales. Consulte Mais Informação

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Vladimir Putin's macho shoot during Siberia holiday

Vladimir Putin's macho shoot during Siberia holiday

Vladimir Putin is famous for his love of action-packed holidays, but this year he has been spotted enjoying a rather more laid-back break in the mountains of Siberia. Other photos show Mr Putin at the summit of a mountain, and talking to the head of the Sayano-Shushenski Nature Reserve. As usual, the Kremlin released some pics of the Russian president, in their ongoing efforts to prove that he's a real human/ Marlboro man with hobbies and friends. Consulte Mais Informação

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