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Iowa man sentenced to 27 years for child rape

A 21-year-old woman has been sentenced to five years in prison after she pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the death of an 8-month-old Rogers girl she was babys...


Planned Parenthood Calls For Disney Princess Who's "Had an Abortion"

The use of Disney Princess meme to discuss abortion, provoked a backlash on Twitter , with many making the point it was an adult issue and should not have be...


Trump move on tariffs sparks trade debate

On Wall Street, stocks were mixed Friday, but Asian financial markets sank on concern the escalating tensions might disrupt the biggest global trading relations...


Classical girls basketball team holds team banquet

Falcon used long kicks down field in an effort to get a teammate in the open to attack the Elizabeth goal, while the Cardinals played a ball-control, short-pass...


Embarrassment for Pakistan as PM Abbasi frisked at United States airport

Abbasi's "private trip" to the USA was to visit his ailing sister. Grainy visuals showing Abbasi walking out of security check at an airport with his bag and ...


Israel PM Netanyahu leaves hospital

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu , this evening, underwent a series of tests at Hadassah Ein Kerem hospital, where he was treated by staff physicians Dr. Case...


Mexico authorities: Iowa family died from inhaling toxic gas

In 2010, the explosion of an improperly installed gas line at a hotel in the nearby town of Playa del Carmen killed five Canadian tourists and two Mexicans. a...


Poll finds strong support for legalizing medical marijuana in Utah

He mentioned chronic pain disorders, anxiety, migraines, and Tourette's Syndrome as conditions that are eligible for the drug instantly. "We will have a medic...


No Mega Millions lottery victor; jackpot grows

Sales time cut-offs vary by state but are usually one to two hours before the drawing. The odds of picking the correct numbers on five white balls and one yello...


Pennsylvania district that arms teachers with rocks to get extra security

According to some throwing rocks at a shooter could result in them becoming more aggressive. The superintendent revealed that schools in the district have had...


Marijuana May Aid in Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery

Over time, the rats injected with CBD showed reduced signs of relapse into addiction, even when they were exposed to stress or the cues researched had used to g...


United Kingdom minister: We will implement the result of the European Union referendum

He told MPs they all used Aggregate IQ, a "franchise" of the data analytics firm, to target swing voters, using information drawn from CA's databases. "All of t...


NZ an 'international laughing stock' over Russian spy claims

New Zealand is being called an global laughing stock for claiming there are no Russian spies here to expel. The New Zealand government slamming the attack sup...


Amit Shah accuses Karnataka government of dividing Hindus

When questioned by media about the "leak" of poll dates, Rawat first dismissed Malviya's tweet as "conjectures" but later said the commission would investigat...


Karnataka assembly elections on May 12, counting on May 18

Both BJP and Congress are working day night for the election campaigning trying to lure in as many voters as possible ahead of the code of conduct. However,...


Simbhaoli Sugars and OBC Share Price Plunge: All You Need to Know

State-owned Oriental Bank of Commerce today said Simbhaoli Sugars is an old NPA account of the bank and the first case was registered with CBI in Septem...


Supreme Court rejects Trump Administration's motion to hear DACA case

Just days before the deadline imposed by President Trump to end the program of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), the Supreme Court of the Unite...


Opposition plans motion to impeach CJI Misra

According to the media reports, the Congress leaders are collecting the signatures Rajya Sabha MPs of various Opposition parties including NCP, DMK and also Sa...


Rare Snow Blankets Rome as Europe Is Hit With Cold Winter Blast

Snow in Rome is rare. The 2012 snow was the first for 26 years. The snowfall comes as a weather system blowing chilling Siberian winds across Europe , s...


Steve Smith is distraught, says CEO James Sutherland

Angry and with his voice trembling at times, Australia's cricket chief announced Tuesday that team captain Steve Smith and two other players who plotted to ch...


Remains Found In Northern California Belong To Missing Hollywood Woman, Police Believe

The 25-year-old woman left Macedonia to study acting and had been in Los Angeles for less than two years. On Monday, the Nevada County Sheriff's Office was ...


White House: Don't Worry, Trump Will Get Back To Tweeting Soon

Daniels on Monday accused Trump's attorney, Michael Cohen for defamation, amending her lawsuit against the US President. "The president, I didn't say he pun...


Internal problems of European Union threaten its existence - Turkish PM

The judgement was announced after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan came under pressure from European Union chiefs at a meeting in Bulgaria late Monday...


Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu Taken To Hospital For Tests

Nabil Abu Rudeinah said in a statement published on the official Wafa news agency that Washington's support for the Tel Aviv regime's policies of occupation, ...


Toronto ultrasound technician charged with sexual assault of patient

The sexual assault allegedly occurred in the alley. "Both the accused and the boy have been subjected to medical examination", a police officer was quoted as sa...


US And South Korea Agree To Revised Trade Deal

The deal also includes streamlining Korean customs inspections while harmonizing Korean and United States standards for auto safety and auto parts to allow more...


Vehicle slides on icy road, hits Utah trooper

Brenchley expressed gratitude to people who helped him and supported him, as well as gratitude for being alive. "She's not to be vilified", Brenchley said. On...


Mom arrested after baby, toddler found dead in car seats

Their mother, Brittany Velasquez, 20, is now facing two counts of murder associated with their deaths. Velasquez faces two counts of murder. Authorities say...


Russian complex fire leaves 64 killed

Within hours of opening an investigation into the cause of the fire , the Investigative Committee spokeswoman Svetlana Petrenko said authorities were looking...


Fire crews kept away from Manchester terror bombing for 2 hours

The Kerslake Review, commissioned in the wake of the bomb attack at the Manchester Arena on 22 May, also heavily criticised the media, with many victims' fami...


UAE and South Korea celebrate completion of Barakah NPP unit 1

The two dignitaries visited the Barakah power plant, located almost 300 kilometres west from the centre of Abu Dhabi, with the Crown Prince taking to Twitter to...


2500-year-old mummy found at Sydney University

Scientists in Australia have discovered the remains of a mummy in a 2,500-year-old coffin that was previously classified as empty. "We could not have been mor...


Co-owner of Schlitterbahn arrested in Texas in connection with child's death

The Kansas City Star reports that Schlitterbahn Waterparks and Resorts co-owner Jeffrey Henry was arrested Monday in Cameron County, Texas. On Friday, th...


Wall Street set to open higher as USA trade war tensions ease

Last week's drop was fueled in part by tensions surrounding U.S. President Donald Trump's move to levy tariffs on up to $60 billion of Chinese imports, in add...


Army veteran deported to Mexico

Perez was flown from Gary, Indiana, to Brownsville, Texas, where officers escorted him across the border and turned him over to Mexican authorities, ICE officia...


Russian mall blaze: Death toll rises to 64

The Investigative Committee said on Monday four people have been detained for questioning, including a tenant of the mall. He said "64 is the final figure", a...


Tear gas fired as Kosovo police arrest Serbian official

Kosovo's state telecom company said on Saturday it has stopped using Serbia's country code for landline phone calls, and instead will use its own new code. ...


Images released of suspect in robbery of Comerica Bank in Southfield

Police will allege the woman made demands for cash while brandishing a knife, and when the male employee refused, the woman grabbed the female employee. The man...


Chicago White Sox Rehire Groundskeeper Who Was Wrongfully Imprisoned for 23 Years

Coleman initially confessed to killing the 20-year-old woman, who was discovered in the basement of a home on Chicago's South Side where Coleman lived, but he l...


Trump tries new source for border wall funding: The US military

Last year, Senate Democrats issued a report claiming that the proposed border wall would cost $70 billion to build and $150 million per year to maintain, co...


Shinzo Abe didn't doctor files, says ex-official in school corruption row

She said that with Sagawa refusing to even explain what might have motivated Finance Ministry officials to falsify the documents, the only alternative would be ...


Secretive group's leader charged with sex-trafficking

Raniere left the U.S. late past year after the New York Times reported the stories of some women who defected from their secret sorority and the government be...


Egyptians vote in presidential election

Other candidates withdrew, were sidelined or detained. With the outcome known, Sissi's focus will be on keeping voter turnout high enough to show citizens s...


Thursday event will honor Vietnam veterans

Congress outlined five objectives for National Vietnam Veterans Day - the primary one being to thank and honor Vietnam veterans and their families on behalf of ...


Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN): What's the Story?

Moreover, Gam Holding Ag has 0.26% invested in NIKE, Inc. The company has market cap of $724.73 billion. The stock increased 0.25% or $3.9 during the last tradi...


Rajya Sabha Chairman Venkaiah Naidu meets leaders over House disruption

He did some plainspeaking to the leaders questioning the rationale for prolonged disruptions when he had agreed to allow discussion on each and every issue and ...


Apple announces most affordable iPad

Previously, the basic iPad started at $500, but the addition of the iPad Pro line threw Apple's lineup into a bit of confusion. Apple says the new iPad is "mo...


Gunman at Maryland high school died from shooting himself in the head

After firing the handgun, Rollins kept walking through the school, where he was confronted by school resource officer Deputy First Class Blaine Gaskill just a...


Retired Supreme Court justice calls for repeal of 2nd Amendment

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Stevens was one of the four Supreme Court justices who dissented from the landmark District of Columbia v. Heller ruling in 2008, ...


Trump talks of bringing Rob Porter back to the White House

Porter's two ex-wives accused him of abusing them during their marriages in media accounts this week. Trump also came under scrutiny during the scandal for hi...