Police seize $675m worth of ‘ice’ in Sydney, busting open criminal syndicate

Three men are behind bars after authorities seized $675 million worth of methylamphetamine, also known as “ice,” destined for Australian streets. The illicit drugs were found in several shipping containers, which arrived at Port Botany in Sydney last month. Australian Border Force (ABF) officers examined the shipment, acting on intelligence. Police discovered 748kg of methylamphetamine … Read more

Man caught with crossbow said ‘I’m here to kill the Queen’ after being arrested at Windsor Castle wearing ‘hood and mask’

A man arrested with a loaded crossbow at Windsor Castle has said: “I am here to kill the Queen,” a court heard today. Jaswant Singh Chail stormed the royal grounds in a hood and mask on Christmas Day last year, reports Sun. He was allegedly carrying a loaded, bolt-action weapon with the safety off and … Read more

Panthers’ Rhule in no rush to announce starting QB

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Carolina Panthers coach Matt Rhule has insisted for weeks that he would not rush to announce a winner in the current quarterback competition between Sam Darnold and Baker Mayfield. That hasn’t changed, even with his team just days away from taking the field for its second exhibition game, a point Rhule had … Read more

A “cannibalistic” solar ejection heading straight for Earth could bring Northern Lights as far south as Illinois and trigger power voltage problems

The sun could be sending a storm to Earth in the next few days. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), our burning star spewed out a series of bursts on Sunday that are now heading in the direction of our planet and could trigger a strong geomagnetic storm. One such outburst, called … Read more

The monkey business behind the California Zoo’s 911 call

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. – Cops usually have a prime suspect. In this case it is a suspicious primate. The San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office believes it was a small capuchin monkey that called 911 from a zoo last Saturday night. The call was disconnected and dispatchers attempted to call and text, but there … Read more

Fifth suspect arrested in connection to violent robberies in San Jose home invasion

SAN JOSÉ – San Jose police confirmed Wednesday the recent arrest of a fifth suspect in connection to a series of violent home burglaries committed in late May and early June. The suspect, identified as Israel Mejia, a 24-year-old San Jose resident, was taken into custody Tuesday in San Jose without incident. Suspected of home … Read more

New advice on monkeypox for Illinois schools; Relaxed COVID-19 rules

Monitoring students and staff in Illinois schools for new and unexplained injuries is among new monkeypox prevention guidelines recommended this week by the state health department as officials walk away. of COVID-19 restrictions. While monkeypox virus in children is extremely rare, with only a handful of such cases in the US, a Tuesday webinar hosted … Read more