Montreal man accused of stabbing Michigan airport cop will remain in jail

https://www.thestar.com/content/dam/thestar/news/canada/2017/06/28/montreal-man-accused-of-stabbing-michigan-airport-cop-will-remain-in-jail/amor-ftouhi.jpg.size.xxlarge.original.jpg FLINT, MICH.—A judge on Wednesday ordered a Canadian man to remain in jail while he faces a charge of stabbing an airport police officer in Flint, Michigan, in a possible act of terrorism. Amor…


Israeli minister proposes building an artificial island off the coast of Gaza

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/content/dam/video_previews/o/w/owzg5xyje64irjtbwckejynusvpddf1h.jpg Israel’s intelligence minister has released a video illustrating his plan for an artificial island off the coast of Gaza, which he says would help alleviate humanitarian suffering in the isolated enclave. The plan calls…




Wildfires continue to rage in western U.S., forcing thousands from their homes

https://www.thestar.com/content/dam/thestar/news/world/2017/06/28/wildfires-continue-to-rage-in-western-us-forcing-thousands-from-their-homes/arizona-fire.jpg.size.xxlarge.original.jpgPHOENIX—A wildfire burning Wednesday through a dense Arizona forest has forced hundreds of people from their homes, closed a major road and created a huge plume of smoke over the same area devastated by a…



Man is ‘literally scared to death’ during armed robbery

https://thenypost.files.wordpress.com/2017/06/robbery-death-police-car.jpg?quality=90&strip=all A 56-year-old Wisconsin man was “literally scared to death,” during a gunpoint robbery, police said. The unidentified man was among four people working on a remodeling project at a restaurant in Madison, WI, when…


GOP blames Congressional Budget Office for health care vote flop

https://thenypost.files.wordpress.com/2017/06/170628-cbo-director-gop-attacks-feature.jpg?quality=90&strip=all Angry GOP senators took out their frustration over their stalled health care bill on the director of the Congressional Budget Office Tuesday — even though he’s a loyal conservative Republican. The attacks came during…



‘Why is this stupid cat attacking me?’ 80-year-old New Hampshire woman fights off rabid bobcat

https://www.thestar.com/content/dam/thestar/news/world/2017/06/28/why-is-this-stupid-cat-attacking-me-80-year-old-new-hampshire-woman-fights-off-rabid-bobcat/bobcatjpg.jpg.size.xxlarge.original.jpgSUNAPEE, N.H.—An 80-year-old New Hampshire woman fought off a rabid bobcat with the help of her two dogs and her gardening sickle. Elsie Dabrowski says she was gardening Sunday at her Sunapee home when the…