June 27, 2019

Report: Woman ‘detained’ in connection with murder of American doctor in Belize

iStock(BELMOPAN, Belize) -- The investigation into the double murder of an American doctor and his local guide in Belize has made progress, according to a local news station. Police have "detained" a woman who allegedly was close with the guide, the station, News 5 Belize, reported Wednesday. The guide, Mario Graniel, had been hired to take Dr. Gary Swank fishing while the U.S. doctor was on vacation when they both were fatally shot. Swank was a victim of circumstance as Graniel "had a misunders..
June 27, 2019

Five things to watch: Trump’s trip to Japan and South Korea

Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump's foreign policy challenges take center stage on Thursday as he arrives in Asia to attend the G-20 economic summit in Japan, before continuing on for a visit to South Korea. The president's trip comes amid heightened tensions with Iran -- just days after he called off a military strike there -- as he seeks to make a deal with Chinese President Xi Jinping to curb a raging trade war, and with no appare..
June 27, 2019

German Chancellor seen physically shaking for second time this month

KAY NIETFELD/AFP/Getty Images(BERLIN) -- For the second time in just over a week, German Chancellor Angela Merkel appeared to be unsteady, shaking noticeably during a public ceremony Thursday morning in Berlin. Standing alongside German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier at Schloss Bellevue, she began to tremble while clasping her arms in front of her. The 64-year-old chancellor has been at the helm of Germany since 2005 and has no publicized history of poor health, yet this second bout of shaki..
June 27, 2019

American woman killed by shark while snorkeling in Bahamas, police say

iStock(NEW YORK) -- An American woman has died after she was attacked by a shark while snorkeling in the Bahamas, authorities said. The woman, an adult, was swimming in waters near Rose Island when she was attacked, local police said in a statement. She was then taken to shore and transported to the hospital, where she was pronounced dead, according to police. Additional information was not immediately available. The investigation is ongoing. Copyright © 2019, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.