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Zoo welcomes birth of critically endangered western lowland baby gorilla

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Because of the gorilla's endangered status, Moke makes an incredibly exciting and valuable addition. Keepers trained Calaya to take voluntary ultrasound so they could monitor Moke's fetal growth. Scientists estimate the number of wild western lowland gorillas has decreased by 60 per cent in the past 25 years. The baby, named Moke, was born on Sunday. Read More »

Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting begins in London

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Yet risks remain. Global growth is fragile. The head of state will deliver the keynote address at the Commonwealth Business Forum tomorrow ( April 18). Across the Commonwealth, member states face common challenges and threats to the shared values of democracy, good governance and inclusivity as set out in the Commonwealth Charter. Read More »

Hawaii News Now: Brown water advisory issued for Kauai

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Evan Valiere shared the image above of Hanalei Pier on social media that shows the extent of some of the damage. The Kauai Fire Department was coordinating with the Coast Guard and the Honolulu Fire Department to provide air and search and rescue operations on the North Shore. Read More »

Greens want to legalise cannabis for adult use

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The Australian Greens party has just announced a federal policy seeking to legalise the use of recreational cannabis in Australia . "This is an exciting day, as it represents a significant milestone for our company but even more so for our patients", Bravo says. Read More »

Governor orders inquiry into professor's sex-for-marks offer to students

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The Tamil Nadu Government on Monday promised stringent action against the Woman Professor of Devanga Arts College in Aruppukottai on the charges of persuading her students to "yield" to sexual favours of higher ranking officials of the university, even as the PMK demanded her arrested and a CBI probe against her. Read More »

Analysts Anticipate CSX Co. (CSX) to Announce $0.66 Earnings Per Share

Lomas Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Praxair Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $42.07 billion market cap company. The stock of CSX Corporation (NASDAQ: CSX ) earned " Buy " rating by Susquehanna on Tuesday, January 16. (NYSE:GWW) earned "Sell" rating by Deutsche Bank on Thursday, May 18. Read More »

Body of last missing Valencia family member found in Northern California river

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The Mendocino County Sheriff's Office says that around 4 p.m. Monday, searchers found the body of a boy submerged in the Eel River about 6 miles downstream from where the SUV crashed. It was encased in sediment from the river current, but divers were able to feel a person inside. They had been traveling from Portland, Ore., and were supposed to meet with relatives in San Jose the following day before going back to their home in Santa Clarita, Calif., just outside Los Angeles. Read More »

Man Charged With Bomb Making, Child Pornography

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Neiheisel faces a minimum mandatory penalty of from five to 40 years in federal prison and a potential life term of supervised release. The man faces three charges: possessing, accessing, and importing/selling/distributing child pornography. Read More »

Woman charged with stealing dog from outside Ambler grocery store

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Smitham has reportedly admitted the attack, telling police he pushed his wife to the ground, before stamping on her twice and strangling her. He processed in the Lancaster Bureau of Police channel was taken into custody in his home on Monday and dedicated to Lancaster County Prison. Read More »

Premiership not bed of roses: Nawaz Sharif

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The bench on Monday had also directed PEMRA to decide within 15 days all complaints regarding broadcasting anti-judiciary speeches. The full bench headed by Justice Mazahir Ali Akbar Naqvi and comprising Justice Masood Jahangir and Justice Atir Mahmoud Justice Naqvi remarked that while Article 19 of the Constitution allowed fair criticism of judiciary, not every person should be allowed to criticise it just for the sake of exercising their right to criticise. Read More »

Two die in separate domestic stabbings in London

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The death comes after two people died of stab wounds in London on Sunday. Meanwhile a woman in her 20s is being held over the killing of Mr Nicolaie in Colindale. Police said his family were still being informed and that formal identification and a post-mortem would be arranged. A spokesman added: "Officers are in the process of informing next of kin". Read More »

Sixers great, HOF guard Greer dies at 81

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To further celebrate his place in team history, Greer also became the first player to be honored with a sculpture on 76ers Legends Walk at the Philadelphia 76ers Training Complex in 2017.In addition to his historic contributions on the court, Greer will forever be remembered as a true gentleman who used the tremendous platform of basketball to uplift and inspire others.We extend our deepest condolences and send our love to the Greer family during this hard time.The 76ers will celebrate Greer's ... Read More »

Gas smell led crews to vehicle in river, bodies

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The Mendocino County Sheriff's Office said Monday that a boating team searching the Eel River noticed the fuel odor about half a mile (1 kilometer) downstream from where the crash was reported. This provided searchers the ability to conduct a visual inspection of the inside of the vehicle. The bodies of Sandeep Thottapilly, 41, and Saachi Thottapilly, 9, were found inside, officials said. Read More »

Colorado teachers to rally at Capitol for school funding

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Normally, priced at $120 per year and available on the spark for education website, now free of charge, "enables students to express themselves via graphics, Web stories and video to complete their school assignments and showcase digital creativity", says Adobe. Read More »

Syrian air defence shoots down missiles over Homs: State media

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Unconfirmed reports said that Syrian air defenses had also intercepted three missiles aimed at Dumair military airport north east of Damascus . State television showed pictures of a missile that was shot in the air above the air base only days after a US, British and French attack on Syrian targets in retaliation for a suspected chemical attack on the city of Douma on the outskirts of Damascus . Read More »

France's Macron says he convinced Trump to stay in Syria long-term

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The French president nevertheless said he wanted to engage in dialogue with all parties involved, including Moscow , in order to find a political solution for Syria . Speaking to French broadcaster BFMTV, Le Drian said there was "no doubt" about the suspected chemical attack in Douma. Obama had to backtrack in the face of congressional opposition, signaling USA fatigue in the Middle East and empowering Russia, Western military experts said at the time. Read More »

India lodges protests with Pakistan for inciting Sikh pilgrims

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A day after India lodged protest with Islamabad over blocking of access of visiting Sikh pilgrims to Indian diplomats in the country, Pakistan has reacted angrily terming the move as "ironic". Referring to the recent visit of Sikh pilgrims to Pakistan, Mahmood said it was consistent with the government's commitment and in accordance with provisions of the 1974 Protocol on Visits to Religious Shrines. Read More »

Indian PM Will Visit Sweden and the UK

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The company also said it will build the world's most modern aerospace facility in India, besides creating a local supplier base of ancillary systems. PM Modi will meet King Carl XVI Gustaf at the Royal Palace in the morning of April 17th, followed by bilateral talks with Löfven and roundtable discussions with the business leaders. Read More »

End Convenience store robbery

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A fuel station shop attendant, who gave her name only as Helena, said she now closed at 8 p.m. instead of the usual 10 p.m. because of these attacks . Forrest allegedly refused to stop and struck Jaden Paolino near the intersection of Eddy Road and St. Clair Avenue. The vehicle, driven by a third suspect, identified as Jamonte Lewis, 19, of Barstow was stopped without incident. Read More »

Syrians Celebrate, OPCW to Continue Chemical Weapon Probe

The Syrian Foreign Ministry , according to Wannous, condemns the attack on Damascus saying it threatens to disrupt stability and peace in the world. "It is our understanding the Russians may have visited the attack site", US Ambassador Kenneth Ward said at an OPCW meeting in The Hague on Monday. Read More »

Russia-Backed Hackers Accused Of Global Cyberattacks

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It was the two countries' first such joint alert. "We have high confidence that Russian Federation has carried out a coordinated campaign to gain access to enterprise, small office, home office routers known as SOHO routers and residential routers, and the switches and connectors worldwide", said Rob Joyce, special assistant to the President and cybersecurity coordinator at the White House, speaking to journalists. Read More »

Missing Army jawan, joins Hizbul Mujahideen

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Idris Mir , a resident of Safa Nagri village of Wacchi area in Shopian district who was working as a sepoy in the Army's Jammu and Kashmir Light Infantry (JKLI), joined the terror outfit on Sunday, the police said. The Delhi High Court on Monday issued a notice to the National Investigative Agency (NIA) on a plea filed by Syed Shahid, son of Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin, challenging a trial court's order which increased his custody. Read More »

Kelly accused of giving woman STD in latest sexual misconduct allegations

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In 2017, a report alleged that he was running an abusive sex cult. Additionally, he's agreed to several out-of-court settlements with women who've accused him of sexual assault, one even as young as 15. Parents Jonjelyn and Timothy Savage were the first to break the news against Kelly . As usual, Kelly has denied all claims and allegations. He called the woman "brave and courageous" for filing her report with the police. Read More »

Russian Federation says United Kingdom led 'staged' Syria gas attack

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Speaking at an emergency session of the United Nations Security Council on Saturday (Sunday NZ Time), hours after the US, France and the UK launched missiles meant to take out Syria's chemical weapons capability, American Ambassador Nikki Haley called on Russian Federation - the main backer of the Syrian regime - "to take a hard look at the company it keeps". Read More »

UK Appeals Court Rules Against Parents of Toddler on Life Support

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Alder Hey doctors say continuing to treat Alfie is "unkind" and "futile" but his parents want to take him to a hospital in Rome and say they have a private ambulance and jet on stand-by. The court expressly determined that it would be lawful, because treatment would be in Alfie's best interests and that no other available course would be. Read More »

Stormy Daniels makes flashy entrance at court

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Adult-film star Stormy Daniels on Monday blasted Michael Cohen , President TrumpDonald John TrumpPoll: Less than half of Americans think their taxes are too high Comey pulls no punches with Trump Incoming Pence adviser withdraws nomination following reports Trump opposed candidacy MORE's personal attorney, after Cohen made a court appearance related to an Federal Bureau of Investigation raid of his office, hotel room and home last week. Read More »

Russian Federation says Britain staged alleged Syria chemical attack

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Security Council called by Russia on USA threatened military action in response to the alleged attack. Russia's demand for condemnation and an immediate halt to "aggression" and "any further use of force" by the three Western allies got support from only two other countries on the 15-member Security Council - China and Bolivia. Read More »