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Founders of Backpage.com charged with promoting prostitution, money laundering

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Since it launched in 2004, Backpage has laundered some of the $500 million in prostitution revenue it's received; nearly every dollar the website made was through illegal activity, according to the indictment . It alleges that Backpage.com earned more than $500 million from the human trafficking industry and that operators sent the proceeds to foreign countries. Read More »

US defense chief won't rule out Syria airstrike

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President Donald Trump and Secretary of Defense James Mattis , pictured at a Cabinet meeting on March 8, said Monday a military response to a suspected chemical attack in Syria is not off the table. "The leaders exchanged opinions on the situation in Syria including the accusations against Damascus by a number of Western countries of using chemical weapons". Read More »

Conor McGregor posts $50000 bail, released after arraignment

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One of the McGregor's friends and fellow fighters involved in the incident, Cian Cowley, had his bail set at $25,000. He is charged with three counts of assault and one of criminal mischief. The Irishman and up to 20 of his entourage appeared to attack a bus with rival MMA fighters on board at a press event ahead. "This is bigger than Conor McGregor getting fired, he's probably going to be a convicted felon when this is over". Read More »

Body in Humboldt Broncos bus crash misidentified: justice ministry

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That includes former NHLer and current Nipissing Lakers Varsity Women's Hockey team coach Darren Turcotte. Drew Wilby, spokesman for the ministry, Wilby and the Office of the Chief Coroner apologized. Fourteen people were injured in the collision. "Our hearts go out to the Joseph family". "Thinking of the good people of Humboldt here in Melbourne, Australia", wrote one post . Read More »

Israel carried out strikes on Syria airbase: Russian Federation military

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According to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a United Kingdom -based organization that monitors the civil war using a network of ground sources, the strike killed at least 14 people , including some fighters from various nationalities and others linked to both the Iranian military and Tehran's narco-terrorist proxy Hezbollah. Read More »

BJP government saffronises BR Ambedkar's statue in Uttar Pradesh's Badaun

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The Hindu activists have reportedly painted the newly developed statue of Ambedkar, after vandalizing, in the saffron color to show their aggression against the protest held on April 2. In December past year, an issue raked up after the boundary wall of Haj office in Lucknow was painted in saffron colour. Note: This article was updated with the news that the statue was re-painted blue. Read More »

Pak Accuses US Diplomat Of Killing Biker In Accident, Summons Envoy

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U.S. Ambassador David Hale "expressed his deep sympathy and sadness" over the tragic death and "assured that the embassy would fully cooperate in the investigation", the ministry said on April 8. According to a local news station, Geo, Baig's father said, no one from the US embassy in Islamabad or the Pakistani government contacted him to inquire about his loss. Read More »

San Bernardino police searching for suspect in day-time shooting

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A man who allegedly stole nearly $17,000 worth of electronics from a mobile phone store by breaking through the drywall from an adjacent business has been charged by police. Sunday night. "The accused, identified as Sanjay Sahil Malik, Samir Sidiqui, Babita, Meenu and Satwinder Kaur, were arrested on April 7". He has been charged with aggravated assault and aggravated battery. Read More »

MHA issues advisory for Bharat bandh on Tuesday

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The section 144 of the Indian Penal Code, which prohibits assembly of five or more people in an area where it has been imposed, has been imposed in Rajasthan's Jaipur and Bharatpur, Madhya Pradesh's Bhopal and Uttarakhand's Nainital. These directives were given by DIG Jabalpur B S Chauhan, Collector and District Magistrate Chhavi Bhardwaj and Officiating Superintendent of Police Kumar Saurabh during an important meeting organised at police control room on Sunday evening in view of proposed ... Read More »

Raid on Cohen's offices a 'disgraceful situation'

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Last week, President Trump denied knowing about the payment, telling reporters on Air Force One that he didn't know where the hush money came from. The revelation indicates Cohen is a subject of interest in two criminal investigations, legal experts said . "These activities do not relate to the firm and we are in full cooperation". Read More »

Missiles fired at military airport in Homs: Syrian media

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Fourteen people, including Iranians, were reported killed in the missile attack. Syrian state news agency Sana said Israeli F-15 aircraft had fired several missiles at the base from Lebanese territory. The comments raise the possibility of a U.S. air strike against Bashar al-Assad, the Syrian President. The Russian Foreign Ministry warned against military action on the basis of "invented and fabricated excuses". Read More »

Federal Bureau of Investigation raid on lawyer an 'attack on our country'

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Cohen left the Trump Organisation in January 2017, around the time of Trump's inauguration, and since then has served as a personal attorney to the president . Trump and Cohen filed papers last week asking a judge to rule that the case must be heard by an arbitrator instead of a jury. Cohen had been living in a hotel room while some repairs were being done to his apartment, Fox News has learned. Read More »

Scientists discover 90000 year old finger in Saudi Arabia

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Now, archaeologists have evidence of humans successfully striking out into the unknown, early in our species' history. The results of this study were published today in Nature Ecology & Evolution. The team were able to date the finger bone directly using a technique known as uranium-series dating . "These animals tell us that when humans were living there it was not a desert , that the site was a lake, a small but permanent perennial freshwater lake, in a grassland setting", said ... Read More »

Born US senator Duckworth has a girl

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In a world filled with bad headlines on an hourly basis, the historic moment of the first Senator to give birth while in office is such welcomed, wonderful news. bicycles and also a miscarriage seeking to conceive once more , so we'r e very grateful", she advised Your Sun-Times. Duckworth told me she is expecting her second child, another girl, in late April, a few weeks after she turns 50. Read More »

Vettel: A lie to say that was under control

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A Virtual Safety Car was deployed. However moments later he, too, was ordered to pull over and park by the side of the track, completing an absolute disaster in the desert for Red Bull . Magnussen dropped to 10th when he came in for his second stop and wasn't impressed with his team-mate Romain Grosjean . Hulkenberg and Alonso also diced for position through the traffic, with the Renault driver holding on to net-seventh. Read More »

Pennsylvania man driving bus that slammed overpass in NY

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The bridge is one of the lowest, if not the lowest, on the entire system, according to WABC . The injuries ranged from broken bones to cuts and scrapes, according to Candelaria. Emergency responders used ladders, placed against the side of the bus, to get the passengers off of the vehicle. "There was glass everywhere", Lakeview Fire Department Chief Patrick McNeill told Newsday . Read More »

Kenya Moore & Marc Daly Expecting First Child!

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She also made appearances in music videos for artists such as Tupac, Nas and Jermaine Dupri. After many congratulatory cheers from her fellow Housewives, Andy tried to get some more info, asking how far along Kenya was in her pregnancy . Read More »

The manufactured magic of Russell Crowe's $3.7m divorce auction

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Crowe said to the crowd. With shades of Ellen Barkin's 2006 post-Ron Perelman jewelry auction-and, um, that sale is fictionalization in the first Sex and the City movie-Crowe, who has a bit of a, how shall we describe it, cantankerous relationship with fame, threw open the doors to his personal life and unloaded hundreds of pieces, including movie memorabilia, as his divorce from Danielle Spencer , his wife of nine years, is finalized. Read More »

Cosby Paid Accuser Constand $3M in 2006 Settlement

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Rochelle , 38, of Little Falls, New Jersey had written on her torso the names of some of the many women who have accused Cosby of assault. An unnamed protester in Philadelphia jumped a barricade outside the courthouse where Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial started today. Read More »

Polish PM congratules Hungary's Orban on election win

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The leaders of the second and third-placed parties have resigned. Orban, Hungary's longest-serving post-communist premier, opposes deeper integration of the European Union and - teaming up with Poland - has been a fierce critique of Brussels' policies. Read More »

Woman Embalmed Alive in Hospital Error

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She was put on a life support machine after she was flown to Moscow but she suffered multiple organ failure and died. 'No doctor came to see her although she was coming round from anaesthetic'. Now I understand that formalin was simply eroding her body from inside", Galina said. Formalin is used as a disinfectant or to preserve human remains. Read More »

Arizona to send 338 troops to Mexico border

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In a tweet on Monday , Ducey said the number would be 225 with additional Guardsmen joining them on Tuesday. The National Guard is officially a state militia that can be called into Federal service. Defense Secretary James Mattis last Friday approved paying for up to 4,000 National Guard personnel from the Pentagon budget through the end of September. Read More »

Woman decapitates boyfriend, then asks cops to 'let me get my heads'

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After being detained, Mills reportedly kicked the dividing window in the police vehicle and told officers, " You have to take me back and let me get my heads ". At a hearing on Monday. a judge ruled Mills needed further evaluation, before the case goes to the grand jury in June. Mercy County Prosecutor George Sitler advised the MetroNews that "in line with the criticism, that was a decapitation homicide". Read More »