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Abandoned infant survived 3 days in plastic bag


Investigators in NY believe the 8-month-old child was left outside wrapped in a plastic bag for three days before someone found her. The baby was then taken to a local hospital, where she is now listed in stable condition, police said, though she may be transported to another hospital for further evaluation. Read More »

Police capture man wanted in deadly officer shooting


He added that the officer fired back, but it's unknown at this time whether the driver was struck. Many who came out to the procession say they'll also be at the vigil which starts at 8:30 p.m. The traffic stop, near Clinton, about 75 miles (120 kilometers) southeast of Kansas City, involved a registration violation, Lowe said. He says McCarthy's arrest brought a moment of joy and pride for him, his brother's wife and the family, calling it "a Band-Aid in the long process of healing". Read More »

Murdered Official's ID Used to Rig Kenyan Election, Presidential Nominee Says


Regional Financial Security and Trade Cooperation: A horrifying assassination has set the country on edge just days before an already tense general election. Supporters of opposition presidential candidate Raile Odinga took to the streets of this capital and other important cities today to protest against what they call electoral fraud in favor of President Uhuru Kenyatta . Read More »

Trans Troops Deploy Against Trump's Military Ban


The lawsuit , which plaintiffs filed with help from GLAD and the National Center for Lesbian Rights , came just weeks after Trump announced on Twitter that the " United States Government will not accept or allow transgender individuals to serve in any capacity in the U.S. Read More »

Rez Infinite Hits Steam And Oculus Today


The game is available now for the discounted price of R215,20 on Steam and the Oculus store. The game has collected more than 40 awards, including Best VR Game Winner at The Game Awards 2016. The PC version of the game has a new View Mode , unrestricted resolution, and support for multiple controllers. Rez , for those uninitiated, is an uber-colourful on-rails shooter inspired by the works of Russian painter Wassily Kandinsky that first starred on consoles in late 2001/early 2002. Read More »

Trump calls out McConnell over health care collapse after 'excessive expectations' comment


McConnell told a Rotary Club in Kentucky on Monday that Trump has "not been in this line of work before". Trump promised to repeal and replace Obamacare on day one . " More excuses. @ SenateMajLdr must have needed another 4 years - in addition to the 7 years - to repeal and replace Obamacare", Scavino wrote. Trump's tweet came after White House social media director Dan Scavino, who has always been seen as the president's id, blasted the majority leader earlier in the day for ... Read More »

Japanese mark 72nd anniversary of USA bombing of Nagasaki

Donald Trump has threatened North Korea with "fire and fury like the world has never seen" as the world remembers the 72nd anniversary of the USA atomic bombs on two Japanese cities. He urged Japan's government to change its policy of relying on the U.S. nuclear umbrella and join the nuclear prohibition treaty as soon as possible. Read More »

NOAA: 2017 hurricane season could be 'extremely active'


After passing over Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula on Tuesday, Tropical Storm Franklin has steadily intensified over the Bay of Campeche and is on the brink of becoming 2017's first hurricane in the Atlantic basin. 9). Scientists conclude that this year "has the potential to be extremely active, and could be the most active since 2010 ". Historically, the peak comes between August and October. Read More »

Scattered showers and clouds return Sunday


Highs will be in the mid 70s in north-central Kansas with cloud cover for much of the day to low 80s with upper 70-low 80s farther east as clouds thicken throughout the day and rain moves in. Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. This will increase temps, humidity, and rain chances. A river of moisture from the Gulf of Mexico to Northeast Ohio coupled with an incoming area of low pressure and its trailing cold front could spark some scattered thunderstorms on ... Read More »

NZ air force detachment on Guam, island targeted by North Korea

Guam , home to about 6,000 USA troops, is strategically located midway between the Korean Peninsula and the South China Sea and houses two U.S. military installations- the Andersen Air Force Base and the Naval Base Guam . "They have said that America will be defended". Known as the "Tip of the Spear", Guam , just a speck in the Pacific Ocean, is vital to the U.S. military's presence in the region and is home to thousands of American service members and key bases. Read More »

IAF Strikes Two Hamas Terror Targets After Rocket Fired Into Southern Israel


Earlier on Tuesday night, Israeli media said that a rocket was sacked from the Gaza Strip. Sirens were sounded in the southern Israeli city of Ashkelon Tuesday evening in response to a rocket launched from Gaza . Despite the tensions over Jerusalem's Temple Mount this summer, there have been only a few instances of rocket fire from Gaza landing in Israel. For the last decade, Hamas has been the de facto government of Gaza, while the Fatah-led Palestinian Authority has controlled the West ... Read More »

Netanyahu Slams Israeli Media as 'Fake News' in Defiant Speech


Israel's general election is scheduled to be held in 2019. The second case involves alleged dealings between Mr. Netanyahu and Israeli publisher Arnon Mozes. Yesh Atid party chairman Yair Lapid said that the pro-Netanyahu rally "crossed all lines". Netanyahu's primary potential heir, Cabinet minister Yisrael Katz, has said he will attend the event and is expected to offer broad backing. Read More »

Row kicks off as Diego Maradona expresses support for Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro


He was convicted on charges of not preventing protests in his district in the capital. According to media reports, President Nicolás Maduro declared victory in elections for a Constituent Assembly convened by him. On Monday, the president of neighbouring Colombia, Juan Manuel Santos, has brandished the threat of a rupture of diplomatic missions. "We are chavistas until death", Maradona wrote on his official Facebook page on Monday night, using a term to refer to supporters of late ... Read More »

Shehbaz Sharif will be PML-N new President :Zafarul Haq


According to Malik Mohammad, a spokesman in Punjab where Lahore is the provincial capital, security arrangements for Sharif's rally have finalized. The petition was filed by advocate Babar Awan on behalf of Tehreek-i-Insaf leader Dr Yasmeen Rashid, hours before Sharif was to lead a rally to his hometown Lahore from Islamabad via the historic Grand Trunk (GT) Road. Read More »

NYT Admits Its Front Page Climate Change Article Was Wrong

Scientists from 13 U.S. federal agencies have drafted a report on climate change which goes against President Donald Trump's skeptical policy on global warming, as research has shown the world faces an unprecedented rise of global temperatures due to the greenhouse emissions, the New York Times newspaper reported , citing a draft report. Read More »

Sebastian Gorka: North Korea Face-Off 'Analogous to the Cuban Missile Crisis'


You have to find out who the perpetrators are", Gorka told an American media outlet. MSNBC's Stephanie Ruhle interrupted with an objection, but Gorka continued to dispute decades of evidence gathered by US law enforcement. Now, the White House is not only defending the president's silence, but it's also suggesting that the event may have been a "fake" hate crime. The Dar Al-Farooq Islamic Center's executive director told BuzzFeed News on Monday that Trump should come see what happened at ... Read More »

South Africa leader Zuma survives


At 249 out of 400 seats the ANC holds the majority in parliament. But because five parliament seats are now vacant, the opposition wants the count to be based on 395 seats instead. United Democratic Movement (UDM) leader Bantu Holomisa , who went to the Constitutional Court in a bid to force a secret ballot, said the opposition would ratchet up pressure on the president despite losing the day. Read More »

Indian occupation forces martyr 3 Kashmiris in Pulwama


Three rebels and one civilian were killed during violence in India-held Kashmir on Wednesday. "The hiding militants opened fire on the joint search party, triggering a gunfight, during which three militants were eliminated", the spokesman said. Read More »

GOP Senatorial Committee Backing Sen. Heller


Mr. Tarkanian is a longtime runner for office, he but has yet to have a successful bid. He came closest to winning office in 2016, losing the 3rd District race to Democratic Rep. He chose to challenge Heller in the primary after over one hundred calls from friends, supporters and activists asking him to run. Tarkanian has indeed donated to Democrats before, according to the Independent, giving $950 to then-Rep. Read More »

Issues before ASEAN ministers meeting in Manila


U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop and Japan's new top diplomat, Taro Kono, also called on their Southeast Asian counterparts to rapidly negotiate a legally binding maritime code with China aimed at preventing an escalation of conflicts in one of the world's busiest waterways. Read More »

Draft US report says extreme storms driven by climate change

Average land temperatures break new records each year - our planet's 10 hottest years in recorded history have all occurred since 1998. The report said the United States will see temperature increases of at least 2.5 degrees (1.4 degrees Celsius) over the next few decades, even with significant cuts to carbon pollution. Read More »

Newsreader's awkward struggle through dog surfing story


Perhaps he had higher aspirations to only report on cats and now he's stuck doing dog stories. Dogs compete solo, just dog and board, or tandem, with either a person or with another dog. The owner of Abbie the Australian Kelpie and champion of the dog surfing competition previous year, Michael Uy said, "You want a dog to be mellow". Read More »

'The Beverly Hillbillies' Bel Air home hits market for $350 million


The exterior of the home was used in the popular sitcom the " The Beverly Hillbillies ". He bought the initial site in 1986 and then expanded the site over 30 years by acquiring additional adjacent properties. Built for entertaining, the residence features a wine cellar, salon, ballroom, and period-paneled dining room. The most recent was a 1.3-acre lot on Nimes Road, for which he paid $9.2 million in 2009. Read More »

Anambra People Condemn Ozubulu Church Killings


On his part, Mr Oseloka Obaze, a former Secretary to Anambra Government, said such callous attacks dehumanised the society. There were conflicting reports over whether the attack was carried out by a lone gunman or a group of attackers. "Thanking over 50 doctors who were on ground looking after the injured, the governor assured their families that all medical bills will be taken care of by the state government", Aniagoh said. Read More »

13 injured after chemical leak from boxship


A haz mat unit, search-and-rescue team, and paramedics were all dispatched. Two Long Beach fire boats and a lifeguard rescue boat were deployed alongside the anchored ship to establish a 1,000ft perimeter in order to protect the environment from damage. Read More »