Coronation Street spoilers: Clayton Hibbs to STAB mum Shona Ramsey during hostage chaos

Clayton Hibbs (played by Callum Harrison) will plunge a knife through Shona Ramsey’s (Julia Goulding) stomach in a terrifying episode of Coronation Street. The convict, who previously killed Kylie Platt, will take his own mother hostage after staging a jail break. While David Platt (Jack P. Shepherd) flees Weatherfield with his children to avoid the […]

Trade war hostage? Trump ready to ‘intervene’ in Huawei CFO case if it helps close deal with China

US President Trump said he might intervene on behalf of Huawei CFO if it benefits US trade interests with China. Meng Wanzhou, whose bail includes strict conditions, faces extradition to the US and up to 30 years in prison. “If I think it’s good for what will certainly be the largest trade deal ever made […]

Marriott Held My Points Hostage: Here’s How I Got Them Back

Marriott Held My Points Hostage: Here’s How I Got Them Back Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site […]

Trump asks pastor jailed in Turkey to be ‘great patriot hostage’ for US

President Donald Trump tweeted on Thursday that the US will “pay nothing” for the release of a jailed American Pastor in Turkey, but would punish Ankara if he is not released. “Turkey has taken advantage of the United States for many years,” Trump tweeted. “They are now holding our wonderful Christian Pastor, who I must […]

One woman killed, gunman in custody after hostage standoff inside Los Angeles-area Trader Joe’s, police say

Google Maps A gunman was taken into custody Saturday evening after he opened fire outside a Los Angeles-area Trader Joe’s and took hostages inside, police said. One woman inside the store was killed. Authorities told news outlets they believe the man first shot his grandmother and girlfriend, then opened fire on police during a pursuit, […]

‘Don’t hold US-Russia ties hostage to internal politics’: 5 takeaways from Putin’s Fox interview

US media have blasted President Donald Trump for not properly confronting Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Helsinki summit. In an exclusive interview, Fox News anchor Chris Wallace tried to do just that. Wallace’s one-on-one interview with Putin was recorded immediately following the Helsinki summit and aired during the Bret Baier Special Report on Monday […]

French cop injured after hostage swap in standoff with ‘Islamist terrorist’ dies – Interior Minister

Published time: 24 Mar, 2018 05:21 Edited time: 24 Mar, 2018 05:32 The police officer who was gravely injured by an ‘Islamist terrorist’ gunman has succumbed to his injuries, the Interior Minister said. The officer had agreed to take a hostage’s place in the supermarket siege in southern France. Lieutenant-Colonel Arnaud Beltrame was among the […]

Syria’s East Ghouta militants hold civilians hostage, plan ‘chemical’ provocations – Russian MoD

Militants in East Ghouta, who continue to hold civilians hostage and to shell Damascus in breach of a humanitarian pause, may stage a provocative chemical attack, the Russian Center for Reconciliation in Syria has warned. The leaders of militant units controlling the East Ghouta suburb of Damascus might be “preparing a provocation that will involve […]

‘They’re holding government hostage’: White House phone line blames Democrats over shutdown (AUDIO)

The recorded greeting for the White House comment line is telling callers that Democrats are holding the US government hostage over the immigration debate. After dialling the number, an automated message declares that the call cannot be answered  “because congressional Democrats are holding government funding – including funding for our troops and other national security priorities […]

‘Government made no progress’: Son of 72yo French aid worker held hostage by al-Qaeda to RT (VIDEO)

Published time: 30 Dec, 2017 19:14 The son of a kidnapped 72-year-old French aid worker in Mali has told RT that his government has failed to make any progress in securing his mother’s release despite assurances by President Emmanuel Macron six months ago. Sophie Petronin was abducted by armed men in the town of Gao […]