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One taken to hospital following house fire

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Officials received the call at around 1 p.m., and responding firefighters saw smoke coming from the house as they arrived on the scene. No occupants were found upon the initial search. The man's wife was found to have been visiting with her adult daughter. Two people are displaced and being assisted by the Red Cross. "The exact cause of the fire and manner of death is now undetermined and is under active investigation", Rutledge said. Read More »

Nine-year-old girl raped in Surat, body found with 86 injuries

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Police announced a reward of Rs 20,000 for information that would help identify her. "Samples have been sent for forensics tests to determine whether she was sexually assaulted", said Surat commissioner of police Satish Sharma. According to sources, the police has already seen profiles of about 8,000 girls, who have gone missing from different states. Police are yet to make any headway on the girl's identity or the perpetrators of the ghastly crime. Read More »

Polls close in Montenegro presidential election

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With 80 per cent of ballots counted, the Center for Monitoring and Research said on Sunday that Djukanovic had won about 53 per cent of the vote, ahead of his main opponent Mladen Bojanic with 34 per cent. The opposition accuses Djukanovic of being linked to the mafia, which he denies. The issue of organised crime cast a shadow on the campaign, with some 20 people killed by assassination or auto bombs over the last two years. Read More »

'I'm afraid for my child': Girl comes home from daycare missing teeth

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I have no problems with kids being involved with dogs from an early age - in fact, I think they absolutely should be - but to be unguided and just allowed to play around is insane. Their biggest goal is to provide closure to the families of the victims. School principal Amy Champagne said she wanted the school community to come together as a family. Read More »

Boston Celtics vs. Milwaukee Bucks - 4/17/18 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

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Guard Terry Rozier did so with a flourish, crossing Eric Bledsoe into oblivion before burying a three-pointer with less than a second remaining. "I grabbed the ball". While the Bucks are relatively healthy, the Celtics are without their top two players in Gordon Hayward and Kyrie Irving. "So it's a tremendous opportunity for them, and again I've been really pleased with how they prepared for it, and we'll see how Game 1 goes". Read More »

EU Brexit negotiator: No Irish border breakthrough for weeks

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Several pro-EU organisations have joined forces to mount an attack on the government's Brexit plans with more than 350 events across the country, ahead of the launch of a £1m campaign demanding the opportunity to stay in the European Union if the people want to. Read More »

Mehbooba Mufti requests J&K High Court to fast track Kathua rape case

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The second case, which shook the nation was the rape and murder of an 8-yr-old in Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua outraged after the details of the brutality was exposed in the chargesheet. In turn, Mehbooba lauded the country's political leadership, the judiciary, the media and the civil society for standing with the J&K Government to ensure justice in Kathua case. Read More »

What to expect from severe weather Sunday in SC

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All modes of severe weather will be possible, including the threat of potentially strong and long track tornadoes. On Sunday morning, the Storm Prediction Center elevated the threat to "enhanced" for most of SC, which means the threat of numerous widespread severe storms are possible as a strong cold front moves in. Read More »

Strikes on Syria did not hit areas near Russian bases: Moscow

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Diplomats spent most of Saturday morning debating the recent strikes , which US, United Kingdom and French leaders all said were in response to President Bashar al-Assad's alleged use of chemical weapons against his own people. They are expected to arrive on Saturday. In France, Macron claimed in a TV interview he had "proof" that Assad's regime had used chemical weapons and vowed a response "in due course". Read More »

Pope John (5) at Randolph (10) - Boys Lacrosse

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Lily Sheridan added two goals and two assists and Natalie Sonntag had two goals and an assist for the Patriots. Goalkeeper Scott Kimiecik made seven saves for Randolph. "Today we showed to both ourselves and opponents what we're capable of", said Tobin. Albion (8-4 overall and 4-1 against MIAA rivals) has three games left in the regular season. Read More »

British-French join hands in operation against Syria's chemical weapons

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Pentagon officials said the overnight missile strikes by the us, the United Kingdom, and France on three key targets in Syria crippled the ability of dictator Bashar al-Assad's regime to use chemical weapons. She accused Russian Federation of defending Syrian President Bashar Assad and failing to ensure that Syria's chemical weapons were destroyed as the Assad regime had pledged in 2013. Read More »

UP CM Yogi Adityanath must be sacked for 'shielding' rape accused: Congress

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The accused was held by the Central Bureau of Investigation ( CBI ) for scrutinising objective on early Friday morning. "As soon as the matter came to the notice of the government on April 9, we immediately constituted an SIT (Special Investigation Team) and initiated action in the matter.The policemen and doctors found guilty in the SIT report were suspended", the CM told reporters in Chitrakoot. Read More »

President Donald Trump defends 'Mission Accomplished' claim

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Bush infamously used in 2003 , after the USA -led invasion of Iraq. French President Emmanuel Macron insisted that "we have not declared war on the regime of Bashar al-Assad". ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley said. " President Trump has lead the way on that". "We will ensure they can work professionally, objectively, impartially and free of any pressure", Assistant Foreign Minister Ayman Soussan told AFP . Read More »

Meghan Markle flies to Chicago to finalize visa application

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Royal commentator Richard Fitzwilliams said Harry and Meghan might return the favour, "if they know each other well", saying there would be no questioning of the American being overshadowed on her big day. A host of glamorous pals including tennis supremo Serena Williams and Made in Chelsea's Millie Mackintosh are expected to attend the Royal Wedding. Read More »

Extra glass of wine, beer takes 30 minutes off your life

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Since the researchers are in the United Kingdom, they worked with the UK's drinking recommendations, which were lowered in 2016 to no more than 14 units of alcohol each week, or six pints of beer or six glasses of wine. Professor Naveed Sattar, co-author of the study and an expert in cardiovascular science at Glasgow University , said: "This study provides clear evidence to support lowering the recommended limits of alcohol consumption in many countries around the world". Read More »

35-year-old pregnant woman in Uttar Pradesh gangraped by 4

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A Minnesota lady who is required in connection with her spouse's departure is charged with murdering a Florida lady who wore her, as she eluded police subsequently exposing the individuality of the woman, officials said Friday. An Armagh man and woman have been shown leniency by a judge as they were searching for the woman's child whilst driving and permitting no insurance. Read More »

Merkel endorsed the impact of the United States and its allies on Syria

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The head of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation expressed his support for Western strikes in Syria on Saturday after bombings targeting Bashar Assad's regime in retaliation for a suspected chemical attack. that everything is being done to send a signal that this use of chemical weapons is not acceptable", the nation won't participate in military action in Syria. Read More »

Foxx responds to Speaker Ryan's Retirement announcement

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Hi legacy includes acquiesce to President Donald Trump's un-presidential conduct. Still, Democrats see Ryan's exit as an opportunity to pick up a seat. Bryce, endorsed by liberals like Vermont Sen. Janesville teacher Cathy Myers has also been running on the Democratic side. It's still too early to say just what the impact of the legislation will be. Read More »

Former first lady Barbara Bush in failing health

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Bush said Sunday. Bush, 92, is battling Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and congestive heart failure and has been hospitalized several times over the past year. She was also hospitalized after experiencing fatigue and coughing. He also served as a congressman, Central Intelligence Agency director and Ronald Reagan's vice president. Read More »

Trump calls for prosecuting 'untruthful slime ball' ex-FBI chief Comey

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A new Post/ABC News poll finds that Trump enters into this battle with Comey - and into the larger war with Special Counsel Robert S. Mueller III that forms the backdrop for this skirmish - at a serious disadvantage. "3 presidents are in my book: 2 help illustrate the values at the heart of ethical leadership; 1 serves as a counterpoint", he wrote. Among the many revelations was that Trump fixated on unconfirmed allegations in a widely circulated intelligence dossier that Russians had ... Read More »

Trump calls Comey a 'slime ball,' sparking rush to dictionaries

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The president slammed Comey in two lengthy tweets Friday morning, calling him "a proven LEAKER & LIAR" and "a weak and untruthful slime ball ". He said Comey threw former attorney general Loretta Lynch "under the bus", an allusion to Comey's having criticized Lynch in the memoir for suggesting that he refer to an investigation into Clinton's use of a private email server while secretary of state as only a "matter". Read More »

Kim meets Chinese envoy

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National flags and placards have been placed along major streets of Pyongyang in celebration of the birthday of the founder, who died in 1994. North Korean media has since been lauding ties with China, a move that local analysts believe is Pyongyang's effort to build negotiating power with the United States when Kim meets President Donald Trump in May or June for the first summit between a North Korean and American leader. Read More »

First Alert Forecast: Cold start for Sunday

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We could see some of that rain turn over to snow flurries and showers during the overnight hours. Strong winds from the NW and highs only in the low to mid 60s will make Sunday feel nearly winter-like! Warmer weather will return to the south plains and the rolling plains on Monday and Tuesday with highs climbing back into the upper 80s. Read More »

Environmental advocate dies after setting himself on fire in NYC park

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Mr Buckel wanted his death to lead to increased action, according to the suicide note . As a senior attorney with LGBT civil rights organization, Lambda Legal defense , Buckel was a lead lawyer in a 2000 lawsuit on behalf of transgender 'Boys Don't Cry' rape-murder victim Brandon Teena , helping the family recover additional damages from neglectful Nebraska law enforcement. Read More »

Has silence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi become deafening?

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the world in a globally broadcast live event from the historic Central Hall Westminster in London during his visit to the United Kingdom, following in the footsteps of speakers such as Mahatma Gandhi and Martin Luther King Jr. Read More »

Russia accuses UK of staging 'fake' chemical attack in Syria

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Russian Federation says there is no evidence of a chemical attack in Douma and has warned the United States and its allies against carrying out any military strike. "Before we took action, the United States communicated with the Russian Federation to reduce the danger of any Russian or civilian casualties", Huntsman said. Read More »

Trump attorney Michael Cohen says he's "not worried" by Federal Bureau of Investigation raids

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The Stormy Daniels payment is one of the many topics that Robert Mueller , the special counsel leading the FBI investigation of the Trump administration's ties to Russian tampering in the 2016 presidential election, is investigating. They also downplayed the scope of potential privilege, saying they had before Monday secretly searched multiple email accounts belonging to Cohen, and which they said indicated that Cohen "is in fact performing little to no legal work". Read More »

President Trump says military strike in Syria underway

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This story is still developing, we will bring you more details as they become available. And we'll have to negotiate all of that with 11 countries when we're not at the table. Trump said his recently announced tariffs on steel and aluminum imports would have no exemptions for allied countries. China is making its own outreach efforts in the meantime. Read More »

No matter how influential Unnao accused is, he won't be spared: Yogi

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Sources said then Unnao Superintendent of Police Neha Pandey and the incumbent district police chief Pushpanjali might also be questioned . Investigations to prove one way or another actually began in earnest when Adityanath constituted a Special Investigation Team which handed its first report to CBI - handing over the investigations as well. Read More »

U.S. would not attack Syria over gas attack allegations: Syrian lawmaker

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President Donald Trump declaring he would bomb Syria. "U.N. resolutions have been taken, and today we might be outside the framework of these resolutions, but we are within the framework of global law: This dictator is murdering his own people", Jean-Jacques Bridey, head of the French parliament's defence commission, said this past week. Read More »

#Kathua: When will our daughters get justice? Rahul asks PM Modi

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On Thursday midnight Congress called for a candle march protest at India Gate to show the outrage of the people. Speaking on the issue, Gandhi said: "This is a matter about the safety of women in this country". PM had given a slogan " Beti Padhao, Beti Bachao " and it's in his regime that our girls are being raped. The leaders of the BJP have said that the Congress is trying to politicise the rape cases to score political points ahead of the crucial Karnataka Assembly elections on May 12 ... Read More »

United Kingdom action in Syria nears as PM wins Cabinet approval

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The White House press secretary, Sarah Huckabee Sanders , said in a brief statement after Mr. Trump met with Mr. Mattis and other members of his National Security Council- "No final decision has been made". officials have said. The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, based in the Netherlands, announced it was sending a fact-finding team to the site of the attack outside Damascus, and it was due to arrive Saturday. Read More »

Kathua Rape and Murder Case echoed in United Nations

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I and the ministry intend to bring an amendment to the POCSO Act asking for the death penalty for rape on children below 12 years", the Union minister said in a video posted on YouTube. Stressing the urgency of responding to the challenges in Jammu and Kashmir through tangible political measures before the crisis degenerates into a catastrophe; Mehbooba said the people of J-K, irrespective of their age, gender, status or the political affiliation, have been suffering the disastrous ... Read More »

First Rohingya family returns to Myanmar after conflicts

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Images accompanying the social media post on Saturday showed five individuals receiving identification cards - which do not grant citizenship - from uniformed Myanmar officials, and getting medical help and living provisions from health and social workers. Read More »

Arab League summit kicks off with focus on Jerusalem conflict, Syrian crisis

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In his speech at the summit, King Salman stressed that the Palestinian issue is "our first issue and will remain so" expressing his condemnation of the decision of the USA administration to transfer its embassy to Jerusalem. The report also said that the president of the 28th Arab summit, HM King Abdullah II, reaffirmed that a comprehensive and just peace in the region would only come about through the establishment of an independent and sovereign Palestinian state, as partial formulas in ... Read More »

Trump on Syria airstrikes: "Mission Accomplished!"

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Hours after the first missiles fell on Friday night, it was not yet clear how extensive the attacks were. Images from the satellite imagery company DigitalGlobe now appear to show at least two of these three sites - the Barzeh Research and Development Center and the Him Shinshar chemical weapons storage complex - before and after the strikes . Read More »

Russia claims Syria chemical attack was staged by United Kingdom

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Russian Federation said on Saturday it would consider supplying S-300 surface to-air missile systems to Syria following the Western strikes, but this was not discussed at the meeting with Assad, agencies reported. Some national leaders appeared anxious to avert a showdown between the U.S. and Russian Federation. On Thursday, US officials said they had blood and urine samples from victims which had tested positive for chlorine and a nerve agent, according to a NBC News report. Read More »

Recall alert: 206 million eggs recalled

According to the Food and Drug Administration, Rose Acre Farms of Seymour, Indiana has voluntarily recalled 206,749,248 eggs because they may potentially be contaminated by Salmonella Braederup . "Consumers who have purchased shells eggs are urged to immediately discontinue use of the recalled eggs and to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund", the FDA said in a statement. Read More »

Raided Cohen's Taxi Loan Under Scrutiny — WashPost

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The Republican is a former law partner of former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani, who was one of Trump's big backers. Critics have said any Trump effort to remove Mueller would amount to interference in the investigation. Acting with a search warrant, the raid was carried out at least in part based on a referral from Mueller's team to a federal prosecutor in NY. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein personally approved the raid, The New York Times reported. Read More »

Vettel on police in China as Hamilton struggles

Sebastian Vettel has sensationally snatched pole from Ferrari teammate Kimi Raikkonen in a thrilling end to qualifying for the Chinese Grand Prix today (Apr 14). Max Verstappen will start from the No. 5 spot and teammate Daniel Ricciardo in the sixth position. The Finn was faster than Hamilton but his best time was set on the soft tyre - he failed to improve on the ultra-soft, which ought to be the quickest. Read More »

Mother who intentionally drove family off cliff was drunk

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The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office also assisted, using a sonar system. A woman who called OR child welfare officials in 2013 about a woman who last month drove off a California cliff with her family says the household was run "like a regimented boot camp". Read More »

Nixon wins Working Families Party support against Cuomo

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Former Sex and the City star and current Democratic candidate for NY governor Cynthia Nixon has embraced marijuana legalization, and now she's hoping cannabis fans will support her campaign . Nixon is mounting a progressive challenge against Cuomo. New York's Democratic Primary is in September. Cuomo campaign spokeswoman Abbey Fashouer said the governor's "record of progressive accomplishment is unmatched". Read More »

Great Chong Wei, incredible win: Najib

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It was always a losing battle for Srikanth thereafter as the Malaysian was in no mood to let go of his grip on that gold medal with his fourth win over the Indian. The third and the final game was all about Lee Chong Wei's absolute brilliance. In a close fought encounter, both Kidambi and Lee were breathing heavily on the neck of each other, hardly allowing an inch of space to gather points. Read More »