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3 women have been found dead in a Vienna brothel. A suspect has been arrested

3 women have been found dead in a Vienna brothel. A suspect has been arrested

VIENNA — Police in Vienna launched a criminal investigation after three women were found dead in a brothel, authorities said Saturday. A witness discovered traces of blood outside the building, located near the Danube River, and alerted police on Friday evening. The bodies of the three victims had “cuts and stab wounds,” police spokesperson Philipp...

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The key to stretching SLC flights to 6,000 miles comes down to 2,500 feet

The key to stretching SLC flights to 6,000 miles comes down to 2,500 feet

The airport is shifting from talk of the “long walk” to a longer runway for longer flights. (Rick Egan | The Salt Lake Tribune) A Delta Air Lines flight takes off at Salt Lake City International Airport on Thursday, Feb. 22, 2024. The airport aims to lengthen the runway to enable longer nonstop international flights....

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US says new Israeli settlements ‘inconsistent’ with international law

US says new Israeli settlements ‘inconsistent’ with international law

The US and its allies have historically done little to pressure Israel to halt or roll back settlement expansion. The United States has said that new Israeli settlements in the occupied Palestinian territories are illegal, effectively reversing a policy by the administration of former President Donald Trump. US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said an...

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Iran forces kill Jaish al-Adl terrorists inside Pakistan territory: Report

Iran forces kill Jaish al-Adl terrorists inside Pakistan territory: Report

Iran’s military forces killed senior Jaish al-Adl (Army of Justice) militant group commander Ismail Shahbakhsh and some of his companions in the Pakistan territory, Iran International English reported, citing Iran’s state-run media. An Iranian flag flutters in front of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) headquarters in Vienna, Austria.(File Photo / REUTERS) In the latest...

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UAE, other countries removed from international money laundering watchlist

UAE, other countries removed from international money laundering watchlist

An international watchdog said Friday that it was removing the United Arab Emirates from its so-called gray list of countries that don’t take full measures to combat money laundering and terrorism financing. The announcement was made by the Paris-based Financial Action Task Force following its meeting in the French capital. The FATF welcomed the UAE’s...

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Ukraine’s top diplomat tells skeptics at the UN that his country will win the war

Ukraine’s top diplomat tells skeptics at the UN that his country will win the war

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Ukraine’s foreign minister on Friday told skeptics who believe Ukraine can’t win the war with Russia that they will be proven wrong: “Ukraine will win the war.” Dmytro Kuleba, speaking at the United Nations on the eve of the second anniversary of Russia’s invasion, urged the world’s nations to stand behind...

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US imposes ‘crushing’ sanctions on Russia 2 years after Ukraine invasion

US imposes ‘crushing’ sanctions on Russia 2 years after Ukraine invasion

The Biden administration on Friday announced more than 500 sanctions on Russia, its “enablers,” and its “war machine” as the world marks two years since Russia attacked Ukraine. This is the largest single tranche since the start of Russian President Vladimir Putin‘s invasion, administration officials said. “Today, I am announcing more than 500 new sanctions...

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Former International Paper Mill in Erving nearing RFP deadline again

Former International Paper Mill in Erving nearing RFP deadline again

ERVING — The former International Paper mill’s third Request For Proposal (RFP) is nearing its deadline, and there’s yet to be interest, while demolition is “on the table,” according to Town Planner Mariah Kurtz. The $1.49 million property at 8 Papermill Road was built on in 1902 and now consists of eight buildings constructed over the years, until...

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Negotiators are working on an Israel-Hamas cease-fire deal. Here’s what to know

Negotiators are working on an Israel-Hamas cease-fire deal. Here’s what to know

TEL AVIV, Israel — Mediators are meeting in Paris Friday to negotiate a potential deal for a pause in the fighting in Gaza. Officials are signaling there has been progress toward an agreement. Senior Hamas leaders including Ismail Haniyeh and Khalil al-Haya held talks with mediators in Cairo earlier this week. Egyptian security officials close...

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Paramount Put on Negative Credit Watch by S&P Global

Paramount Put on Negative Credit Watch by S&P Global

Paramount Global is on a watch by S&P Global for a possible credit rating downgrade over weaker cash flow concerns as the major studio pivots from linear TV to the streaming space. “The margin and cash flows generated by DTC [direct to consumer] streaming businesses, which are replacing the linear TV segment, will be lower...