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Alfie Evans: Police called as hundreds stage protest outside hospital

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Police were called to the hospital where the terminally-ill child Alfie Evans is being cared for after hundreds of protesters gathered outside to demand a reversal of the decision to turn his life support off. U.K. Police blocked Alfie Evans' parents from taking him out of the hospital after Alfie's father obtained an attorney's letter advising him to do so. Read More »

Ky. Teachers Returning To Frankfort To Rally For Education

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Educators from across the state are converging on the state capital to protest possible budget cuts that would affect public schools and to express their disapproval with changes to their pensions. Up until this week our faculty and staff were able to travel to Frankfort on their spring break and on an off day that was in place. Current benefits for teachers will go untouched, but there will be a new pension plan for incoming ones. Read More »

Idaho man arrested after woman says he chained her to bed

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She said: "Don't know who the f** woman in October as her sentence was suspended after 12 months. "She means the world to me", said Cassandra James. 'I'm guilty. she took away my knife, I just wanted to take it back. and it turned out that when I was taking back the knife, she cut her hand'. She excitedly accepted. Read More »

Michigan Man Robbed Bank, Reported Fake School Shooting to Distract Cops

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According to State Police, 39-year-old Santino Sherman of Cincinnati was taken into custody by U.S. Marshals on Wednesday. Lt. Harold Page of the Ellsworth Police Dept. "The calls confirm that the robber is likely the same for all three robberies", Stewart Jr. said. Voice recognition software was used to analyze the three phone calls, leading authorities to believe they were made by the same caller. Read More »

Mega Millions winner is New Jersey food production manager

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Wahl purchased the ticket that struck the $533 million dollar ahead of the drawing, in mini mart and a gas channel in Riverdale, New Jersey. Wahl will receive the cash option of about $317 million after taxes, and will remain as a production manager for AAK Food Service in Hillsborough, N.J., helping the company through a transition that took him to New Jersey last July. Read More »

PM rubbishes allegations on Fin Commission ToR

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These developments are disquieting. As per Isaac, attempts are being made to persuade participation from Telangana and Tamil Nadu for the next conclave. Urging the Prime Minister to convene the National Development Council to discuss the ToRs, the Kerala FM also said, "The Centre should be open for a dialogue". Read More »

Rape horror: No culprit will be spared, says PM Modi

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the inauguration of the Dr. B.R. Ambedkar National Memorial at 26 Alipur Road, Delhi on Friday. Social justice is not a lip service for the government but a commitment, "but the kind of incidents we have seen in the past challenge the very concept of social justice", said Modi. Read More »

Blizzard Conditions Likely Across Most of the Region

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Significant drifting of the snow is likely. Rain mixed with freezing rain is expected before 10 a.m. moving into rain mixed with snow before noon. Total snow accumulations of 10 to 15 inches, with localized amounts up to 18 inches, are expected. Read More »

Violent Clashes Erupt in Third Week of Protests in Gaza-Israel Border

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It said that the medics will always provide the needed treatment to all wounded Palestinians despite the ongoing and escalating Israeli violations against them, in direct violation of International Law. The company Murtaja co-founded had been vetted for United States government funding, while an global journalists federation said he was harassed and beaten by Hamas police in 2015. Read More »

Syria chemical attack evidence must be preserved

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White Helmets first-responder volunteer and activists claimed an alleged chemical attack on April 7 by the Syrian government killed over 40 people in the town of Douma, the allegations that drew worldwide outrage and prompted Washington and its allies to consider a military response. Read More »

Nobel Prize board slams troubled literature award group

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The crisis started last week after three male members resigned over the academy's vote not to remove a female colleague. A fourth member has also threatened to leave. Of the 18 members, a total of seven are no longer active members which poses a real headache: according to its statutes, 12 members are needed in order to vote in a new member. Read More »

Novichok nerve agent used to poison Sergei Skripal, OPCW says

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The U.K. has said its experts from the Porton Down defense research center concluded that the military-grade nerve agent that was used in the attack belonged to a Russia-developed chemical weapon group called Novichok . It does not identify the source. British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson lied boldly that the OPCW finding "gives conclusive proof" of his charges that Russian Federation poisoned the Skripals, trying to seize on the absence of a sentence from the OPCW like that from Porton ... Read More »

US Officials Claim to Have Blood Samples Proving Alleged Douma Attack

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Assad has been blamed for previous chemical attacks by the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) and UN-backed war crimes investigators, and in April 2017, the USA launched a cruise missile strike against a Syrian airbase in retaliation for a sarin attack on Khan Shaikun the United Nations later pinned on the regime. Read More »

Europa League Semi-Final Draw

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It was the home side who came out of the blocks with real intent and played with real determination to try and turn over the first leg 4-1 advantage that the English Premier League team had established. Welbeck and Mohamed Elneny, who revelled in midfield after a brief dalliance with defence before the second CSKA goal, decided to make it their personal business to do their manager a solid 15 minutes from safety. Read More »

Rape, killing of 8-year-old Muslim spark communal tension in Kashmir

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Her strangled body was later found in the forest near the temple with one of the three suspected rapists said to be a policeman. Only later, when the investigation emerged, did it come to light that police officials, namely head constable Tilak Raj and sub-inspector Anand Dutta, were bribed with a sum of Rs 1.5 lakh in order to "handle the situation". Read More »

Man found dead after triple-homicide that spanned 3 states

The wife also said that she learned her daughter was pregnant and that Steven was the father in May 2017 , after reading one of her other children's journal. After B. Pladl was born in September 2017 , Henrico Police issued arrest warrants for the Pladls in November on charges of incest with adult, adultery, and contributing to delinquency. Read More »

Kathua rape and murder: Lal Singh, Ganga submit resignations, accepted

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In the Kathua case , eight people including a juvenile were chargesheeted for abducting an eight-year-old child, holding her captive in a temple, drugging and raping her repeatedly before murdering her. "You see their plan, first shout "minority minority", then "Dalit Dalit", and now "women women" and then try to somehow fix blame of state issues on the centre". Read More »

Vogel fired by Magic

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Vogel was named the Magic's head coach in May 2016, and during his two seasons in Orlando , he achieved a win percentage of only.329. Neither of those things happened. "They made the best of a tough situation by playing with great effort, positive energy, enthusiasm, all throughout a hard season", Vogel said. Weltman said the decision to dismiss Vogel was made after looking at the full season. Read More »

Trump says missiles 'will be coming' to Syria

Russian Federation vetoed a U.S. draft resolution at the UN Security Council Tuesday that would have established an independent investigation into the suspected use of chemical weapons in Syria. USA officials are confident the Syrian government was behind the attack in Douma over the weekend that left dozens of people dead, MSNBC reported. Read More »

Chinese ambassador warns United States not to drag Latam into trade dispute

Trump on Monday criticized China on Twitter for maintaining 25 percent import tariffs on autos compared to the United States' 2.5 percent duties, calling such a relationship with China not free trade but "stupid trade". On manufacturing, Xi said China has largely opened up this sector, with a few exceptions on automobiles, ships and aircraft. In the second opening-up, under Xi's watch, China would launch a number of measures to broaden its market access, he said. Read More »

Could a Trade War Sink the TSP?

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Chinese leaders are of the view that they can very much beat the Trump's rising supremacy and can beat the American superpower. The spokesman, Gao Feng , said at a news conference: "If the USA side announces the list of products for $100 billion in tariffs , the Chinese side has fully prepared and will without hesitation counterattack with great strength ". Read More »

Pregnant woman collapses outside Jo'burg clinic after nurses turn her away

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Samantha Snipes initially considered abortion when she found out she was pregnant to her abusive boyfriend. "They did some lab work, gave me some IV fluid and then with the lab work they noticed my thyroid was out of wack", she said. She has alleged that he used to rape her after she fell unconscious. Speaking to Unilad , she said: 'It's amusing, a lot of the replies were calling it fake because I covered my face in the post. Read More »

Unnao rape case: CBI detains BJP MLA, questions him

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Of the three First Information Reports or FIRs, the first has Sengar as accused in the rape case. It also directed the CBI to file status report by May 2. While the Uttar Pradesh police referred to the MLA as a "respectable" person, the opposition party leader Kapil Sibal took a dig at the Prime Minister Narendra Modi and asked him what message does he want to give after the case. Read More »

Saudi Arabia Breaks Tradition To Host First Fashion Week

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When the project was announced, Layla Issa Abuzaid, country director for Saudi Arabia at the Arab Fashion Council said that the event in Riyadh would be more than a world-class event, The New York Times mentioned. By bringing talent from Europe and placing worldwide brands on the same catwalk as Arab brands, he hopes to elevate local fashion designers. Princess Noura bint Faisal Al Saud, the honorary president of the Arab Fashion Council in Riyadh, claimed fashion has always been a ... Read More »

Nope! Bull City Burger serves up 'tarantula burger' for Exotic Meat Month

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NBC affiliate WRAL checked out a burger with a tarantula stacked onto it at Bull City Burger and Brewery this week. Also on the menu are alligator, iguana, python and turtle burgers. One ticket is being drawn per day until the restaurant's tarantula supply runs out. You can stay up-to-date on the tarantula challenge by following Bull City Burger on Instagram , Facebook and Twitter. Read More »

John Boehner Wants To Sell You Weed

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Recently, Nixon shared her views on legalizing marijuana in her state, and while many jurisdictions are considering it, her reasoning for making recreational weed legal is refreshing. Boehner said in a statement his position "has evolved" from opposing to supporting legalization of marijuana. The medical board began accepting applications for such certificates late last month, paving the way for doctors to recommend legal weed to treat almost two dozen medical conditions under the new Ohio ... Read More »

Hurricane names Harvey, Irma and Maria officially 'retired'

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Names are retired if a hurricane is particularly destructive or costly. In the Atlantic and Eastern North Pacific, male and female names alternate alphabetically and the lists are used every six years. Seventeen tropical storms were named in 2017, and 10 of those storms became hurricanes. Then it hit Puerto Rico as a high-end Category 4 hurricane. Read More »

Rolling Stop Leads to Drug Bust

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A sheriff's office K-9 arrived on the scene and alerted deputies to an odor coming from the auto. At this time a second deputy arrived to assist. She was apprehended and is facing charges of recklessly endangering safety, kidnapping and battery to law enforcement officers. Read More »