US ‘border militia training to assassinate Obama’ – FBI

Image copyright PAUL RATJE/AFP/Getty Images Image caption Larry Mitchell Hopkins, who also goes by the alias Striker (left), speaking with a militia member The suspected leader of a New Mexico militia group allegedly boasted of plans to assassinate former President Barack Obama, the FBI has said. Larry Mitchell Hopkins, 69, and his group United Constitutional … Read moreUS ‘border militia training to assassinate Obama’ – FBI

6 dead include ex-NYC mayor’s great-granddaughter

Authorities investigate the crash of a twin-engine Beechcraft BE58 on April 22, 2019, near Kerrville, Texas. (Photo: William Luther, AP) The great-granddaughter of a former New York mayor was among the six killed in a small plane crash Monday in the rocky hills of a ranch northwest of San Antonio, Texas. The Texas Department of Public … Read more6 dead include ex-NYC mayor’s great-granddaughter

South Africa floods, mudslides kill at least 23 | News

The number of people killed in floods and mudslides that crushed homes in the South African port of Durban early on Tuesday has risen to 23, authorities have said. Among those killed were a six-month-old baby and a child aged around 10, they added. “Last night the weather conditions worsened significantly … in various parts … Read moreSouth Africa floods, mudslides kill at least 23 | News

10 Summer Dangers for Dogs — And How to Avoid Them

The dog days of summer are opportunities for fun in the sun with Fido, but the hot summer weather also brings the following top health and safety concerns. 1. Walking dogs on hot pavement Make sure the pavement isn’t too hot for your dog in the summer. Photography ©Page Light Studios | Thinkstock. Walks are … Read more10 Summer Dangers for Dogs — And How to Avoid Them