Authorities ID suspect in shooting death of California cop

This 2018 booking photo released by the Yolo County Sheriff’s Office shows Kevin Douglas Limbaugh. Authorities identified the 48-year-old Limbaugh as the man who shot and killed rookie Natalie Corona, 22, on Thursda and later took his own life during a standoff with police. (Yolo County Sheriff’s Office via AP) “At one point he did come out,” Pytel said. “It appeared to officers that he was wearing a ballistic vest, a bulletproof vest. He shouted some stuff, went back in and came back out with a firearm, then went back inside, pushed a couch in front of the door and officers heard a gunshot.” CALIFORNIA POLICE OFFICER FATALLY SHOT; SUSPECTED SHOOTER FOUND DEAD The gunman had shot himself in the …

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry missed Kate Middletons birthday celebration: report

Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton (Splash) However, reports are claiming Markle and husband Harry were absent from the festivities. Since Markle, 37, became an official member of the royal family when she tied the knot with Harry, 34, sources have claimed there has been a rift between the two women. “Wives do change the dynamic, and both [brothers] have very strong wives,” a palace insider to People. “If you bring two independent-minded women from the real world into the royal world, they are going to want to have an impact.” The first signs of distress came in November 2018, when The Telegraph reported that Markle made Middleton cry over an argument involving bridesmaid dresses for the former “Suits” star’s wedding. …

15 amazing Google tricks you never knew before now

But the world’s most powerful search engine can do more than find things. Yes, the full G-Suite is a game-changer, and many of us have uploaded our entire digital existence to Drive; but most users don’t even realize how much power they have with a simple browser, thanks to Google’s many features and tricks. While you’re at it, find out what Google knows about you through its “takeout” feature. It’s free and tells you what the search giant knows about you. (Hint: If you’ve got multiple Google accounts, you’ll need to sign out and sign in for each.) If you never realized you could run two searches simultaneously or convert your screen to Klingon, read on. Google will grant you …

Brexit: EU sets stage for UK withdrawal

Veil of silence Speculation about the possibility of no deal – or even an emergency summit – ebbs and flows with each passing hour. No-one will admit to being on the receiving end of tentative calls from the UK about the possibility of postponing Brexit beyond 29 March, allowed under Article 50 of the EU treaty. But everyone agrees it would be a logical thing for the UK to explore. Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Last month, EU leaders agreed the withdrawal deal could not be renegotiated Post-Brexit partnership Separately, the EU is also designing the joint committee that will settle arguments with the UK over how to interpret the withdrawal agreement. The European Commission will represent the EU …

Broadway Legend Carol Channing Dies

Whether you knew her as Dolly, Lorelei, Muzzy or just Carol, Channing was a one-of-a-kind talent who captivated any audience. Her razor-sharp wit, gravelly voice and big, bright smile became the trademarks of a performer who originated some of Broadway’s most iconic roles throughout the ’40s, ’50s and ’60s. Channing continued to share her gifts on stage into her late 90s, enshrining her in a class of Broadway luminaries all her own.  “I admired her before I met her, and have loved her since the day she stepped… or fell rather… into my life,” the publicist said in a statement. “It is so very hard to see the final curtain lower on a woman who has been a daily part of …

Octavian wins the BBC Sound of 2019

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionA year ago he was penniless – now Octavian’s the BBC’s Sound of 2019 Maverick, genre-defying rapper Octavian has won BBC Music’s Sound of 2019. Endorsed by Drake, but entirely self-made, the 23-year-old has perked ears with a series of unpredictable EPs that juggle grime, house, pop and gospel. He beat pop singer King Princess and balladeer Grace Carter to take the title, which has previously gone to Adele, Sam Smith, Haim and Sigrid. “That’s lit,” said Octavian on finding out he’d won. “I don’t even know how to feel right now… Mum, I made it!” Read our full interview with Octavian Octavian is the first rapper to win the Sound Of… …

Trump Gets Savage Twitter Fact-Check Over ‘Wheels Older Than Walls’ Claim

incorrectly claimed during his border visit Thursday that wheels are older than walls. Trump made the bizarre statement during his trip to the U.S.-Mexico border arguing for funding to build his promised wall. Here’s what Trump said: RELATED… Donald Trump Jr. Shares Video Imagining CNN Reporter Getting Run Over Don Lemon Reveals Weird Tell-Tale Sign That Shows Trump Is Feeling The Heat Former Trump Org VP Spills Beans On Trump’s Awful Dealmaking Skills Trump's Tweets Are No Match For Nancy Pelosi On Time Magazine's New Cover

Beware of Mengl: New virus similar to Ebola found in bats in China

NOROVIRUS OUTBREAK ON CRUISE SICKENS MORE THAN 160 PASSENGERS Scientists have said the virus is in the same family as Ebola — they are filoviruses, which are extremely pathogenic, and can cause deadly fevers, according to The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. There is no evidence yet that Měnglà has spread to humans. CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP “Studying the genetic diversity and geographic distribution of bat-borne filoviruses is very important for risk assessment and outbreak prevention as this type of infectious disease can affect the general public without warning with devastating consequences,” said Wang Lin-Fa, a professor at Duke-NUS Medical in Singapore and an author of the study, in a statement. Měnglà is the seventh …

French Author, 50, Says Women Over 50 Are ‘Invisible’ To Him

faced backlash online after he reportedly declared he was “incapable” of loving women over the age of 50 because they are “too old” and “invisible” to him. multiple media reports. View this post on Instagram A post shared by SophieFontanel (@sophiefontanel) on Jan 6, 2019 at 10:09am PST shared and then deleted a photograph of her buttocks to Instagram in response to his comments. “You don’t know what you’re missing,” she captioned the snap. Some tweeters taunted Moix with images of celebrities he now wouldn’t be able to date: Download Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using : RealSpecific

Woman’s ‘eyes closed during cricketer rape’

“I was tipsy but well aware of what I was doing,” she responded. Under cross-examination, she said some details of what had happened on the night were “a bit hazy”, but rejected the suggestion her memory of the initial sexual contact with the defendant was “not completely clear”. She denied the suggestion she had woken up, kissed Mr Hepburn and performed a sex act on him after he got into the bed. ‘Pushed him off’ The woman further denied Ms Heeley’s assertion she and the defendant had “moved around the bed”. “I was asleep. From what I can remember I was lying still on my back,” the witness said. Ms Heeley said: “The fact it continued for ten minutes, I …

Obama Photographer Points Out Problem With Walls To Trump In Wheelie Funny Way

“Sometimes wheels don’t work. Same with walls,” the former White House photographer captioned the shot, which also referred to Trump’s bizarre incorrect comments about wheels being older than walls during his visit to the border in Texas on Thursday: Souza Obama’s visit to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration. Check out some of his more recent shade-throwing efforts below: View this post on Instagram A post shared by Pete Souza (@petesouza) on Jan 6, 2019 at 10:00am PST View this post on Instagram A post shared by Pete Souza (@petesouza) on Jan 2, 2019 at 11:34am PST Download Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using : RealSpecific

Trump Nominates Andrew Wheeler As Permanent EPA Administrator

Three weeks after the start of a partial shutdown of the federal government shuttered many of the EPA’s services, Trump sent Wheeler’s formal nomination to the Senate for confirmation. “I am honored and grateful that President Trump has nominated me to lead the Environmental Protection Agency,” Wheeler said in a statement. “For me, there is no greater responsibility than protecting human health and the environment, and I look forward to carrying out this essential task on behalf of the American public.” Last year, the Senate confirmed Alex Azar, a former executive at the pharmaceutical giant Eli Lilly, to lead the Department of Health and Human Services. On Jan. 1, former Boeing executive Patrick Shanahan took over as acting secretary at …

Prime-time Trump faces credibility crisis

Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump will face one huge obstacle when he appeals to Americans in a prime-time Oval Office address Tuesday to unite behind his crusade for a border wall: Himself. On Tuesday night, Trump will commandeer the symbolic might of his office in an effort to bolster a political approach that has failed to force Democrats to cave to his demand for $5 billion in wall funding amid a government shutdown now in its third week. He will hold forth on a deeply contentious issue from the spot where President Ronald Reagan eulogized the Challenger space shuttle crew and where other predecessors gave notice of the start or ends of wars. The historically resonant stagecraft represents an attempt to …

Iran’s state TV airs unseen video of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe

(CNN)Iranian State TV has aired previously unseen footage of what appears to be the arrest of jailed Iranian-British dual national Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe in Tehran in April 2016. “You have to come with us to the investigation office and they will tell you your charges over there,” the man tells her. Zaghari-Ratcliffe, a British charity worker who remains jailed in Iran, was arrested at Tehran airport while attempting to return home to London after visiting family with her daughter Gabriella, who was then 22 months old in April 2016. The Iranian government accused her of working with organizations allegedly attempting to overthrow the regime. She was sentenced to five years in jail and her child was placed in the care of …

‘The Dictator’s Playbook’ looks at history, with an eye on today

(CNN)“The Dictator’s Playbook” might look like history, with much of the imagery in grainy black and white. But this PBS documentary series also provides modern-day resonance — a guide to tyrants of the past, conveying lessons on how those tactics can be employed in the present. The prevailing message serves as a reminder that the methods on display carry a not-so-subtle warning that while America has been shielded from dictatorships, it is not necessarily immune from forces that have shaped and defined them. Michael Rosenfeld, a co-executive producer on the program, lived for a time as a child in Franco’s Spain, where his father was an NBC News correspondent. The idea for the series was born out of PBS’ desire …