U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is “begging for war” during an emergency U.N. Security Council meeting on Sept. 4. Haley urged the council to adopt more severe sanction measures to stop North Korea’s nuclear program.
Police in Brisbane, Australia are investigating after a bicyclist attacked a bus driver on Wednesday, August 30, 2017. According to police, the attack happened after the bus driver passed the cyclist while returning to the bus depot. The cyclist then followed the bus and confronted the driver, after a brief confrontation the cyclist punched the driver several times. The cyclist fled the scene.
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Spain hasn’t been in ISIS’ crosshairs as much as France and Britain, but it has been as a through-point for ISIS recruits and target of its propaganda for years.
British police appealed on Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017, for help in tracing a jogger who appeared to push a woman into the path of an oncoming bus on a busy west London street. Closed circuit TV footage showed the male runner jog past one man on Putney Bridge on May 5, 2017, before knocking into the 33-year-old victim. As she tumbled to the ground, her head and upper body fell into the path of an oncoming bus which managed to swerve out of her way.
A fire tore through the world's tallest residential building, Dubai's 84-story Torch Tower, on August 3, 2017, according to CNN. No deaths or injuries have been reported, despite the scary sights as witnesses watched flaming debris fall from the skyscraper. This is the second fire in two years at Torch Tower.
From July 5 to July 17, 2017, NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory watched as a sunspot - an area of intense magnetic fields on the sun's surface - rotated into view. The spot, which NASA has dubbed AR12665, put on quite the show as it shot off solar flares over the course of NASA's observation.
Surveillance video released on Monday, July 31, 2017, by the Metropolitan Police shows a passer-by wrestling with an armed bank robber in Teddington, southwest London, on March 10, 2017. The man rushed the robber moments after he pulled a gun on the terrified bank staff. The robber escaped on foot.
During the July 14 Bastille Day parade, a French army band played a medley of Daft Punk songs for Presidents Donald Trump and Emmanuel Macron. The band played the band’s hits, including “Get Lucky,” “Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger” and “Digital Love,” while dignitaries and the public looked on. Macron seemed to look on in enjoyment, while Trump looked unimpressed.
A Vancouver police officer scolded a mother for leaving her children, ages 3 and 6, in a hot car while she grocery shopped on the afternoon of July 3. Police said they received multiple emergency calls about two children, who were said to be in distress while alone inside the locked car as the alarm also went off. The mother was reportedly inside the grocery store for 20 minutes.
Time-lapse images shot from the International Space Station show the dramatic light show provided by auroras, the electronic phenomenon occurring above the planet's poles. These images were shot on June 25, 2017.