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Mother Who Drove Family of 8 Off Cliff Was Drunk

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Under California law, it is illegal to operate a motor vehicle with a BAC of 0.08% or higher. "Sarah Hart and two of the children had a positive toxicology finding in their blood for Diphenhydramine, an active ingredient in Benadryl", it said. Read More »

Mysterious Blast In Gaza Kills 4 Palestinian Terrorists

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About 6,500 Palestinians are now being held in Israeli prisons and detention centers, two Palestinian NGOs, the Commission of Detainees and Ex-Detainees Affairs and Palestinian Prisoners Club, and the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics said in their press release earlier. Read More »

Gorsuch sides with liberal justices in Supreme Court immigration vote

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The decision is a loss for President Donald Trump's administration which, like President Barack Obama's administration before it, had defended the provision at issue before the Supreme Court. And it comes amid an ongoing hardline focus on immigration by Trump, who wants to stop illegal immigration and cut back on legal immigrants as well. Read More »

Fight that killed 7 inmates was over money, territory

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The prison population in SC fell about 15 percent from 2010 to mid-2017, to 20,105, with beds being underutilised across the state , the department's fiscal 2017 Accountability Report said. Two more fights erupted at two other housing units at Lee Correctional as well, he said. Stirling was appointed by then-Gov. He said: "There are prisons around the country - state prisons, federal prisons all - that would be safer with this jamming". Read More »

Boston shows sometimes you win a marathon by surviving it

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Linden, 34, who lives in MI, finished second in Boston back in 2011. She won silver medals in the 2010 Chicago Marathon and 2011 Boston Marathon. The U.S. athlete was hoping to finally "make peace" with the Boston Marathon, which she was forced to forfeit a year ago due to a bone fracture in her lower back. Read More »

Nationwide manhunt underway for grandmother accused of killing husband and Florida woman

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Authorities are searching for Lois Riess . Her vehicle, a white Acura, was also stolen and later seen in Louisiana and Texas. In March, Lois Riess allegedly gunned down her own husband in Minnesota and fled to Florida. "The woman probably gave her some sob story", Hutchinson's cousin Daniele Jeffreys later told WTVR. She was last known to be in the Corpus Christi, Texas area and is believed to be driving Hutchinson's white Acura TL with Florida license plate Y37TAA. Read More »

Trump & Hannity's 'fair and balanced' hush money lawyer

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He has unique skill set that is flawless to address shady and unsavory situations. The second was Republican fundraiser Elliott Broidy , and the third was a person whose identity Cohen refused to disclose until forced - it's Hannity . The debate over whether Hannity is an activist or a journalist - he kind of, sort of, identifies as both depending on which is more convenient at any given time - is beside the point here. Read More »

Bon-Ton Bankruptcy Auction Begins

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Bon-Ton had been working with an investor group that included USA mall owners Namdar Realty Group and Washington Prime Group Inc.to secure a bid that would have kept Bon-Ton in business as a going concern. The group signed a letter of intent to purchase Bon-Ton at the bankruptcy auction, outlining the terms of a deal that would have kept the current management team in place and the business operating. Read More »

Stormy Daniels shows sketch of threatening man

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Daniels, with attorney Michael Avenatti by her side, sat at the table and fielded questions for almost the full hour. Well, Stormy was not having that! After Daniels first alleged she was threatened, a lawyer for Cohen demanded that Daniels publicly apologize to his client for suggesting Cohen was involved in her intimidation. Read More »

Twitter goes offline for few minutes

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Twitter's desktop site throws a 404-error page that says, " Something is technically wrong ". According to UK's Independent, citing the website DownDetector , there were a number of problems with the site on Tuesday evening. "Thanks for noticing - we're going to fix it up and have things back to normal soon". It is not clear what happened as of now. Surprisingly, users were able to read and post new tweets using Tweetdeck , official website from Twitter . Read More »

Blake Shelton Reveals If He 'Thinks About' Marrying Gwen Stefani

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While fans rushed over to the venue, Luke Bryan , Kelly Clarkson , Toby Keith and Gwen Stefani also headed to the location for an unforgettable night of music. Stefani has three children with Rossdale while Shelton has no children. "I don't think it's anytime soon or anything", Shelton told CMT's Cody Alan in an interview prior to Sunday's ACM Awards in Las Vegas . Read More »

Jail time for man who punched police after being denied cigarette

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One of Ohene's friends reportedly told officers that he had taken "narcotics, which could have a hallucinogenic effect". Police said the victim tried to open the front door of the suspect's home when the suspect shot him. The boy was taken to a local hospital in serious condition. Police observed fresh bruises around the woman's wrist, and requested that her neck and throat be photographed by medical professionals using an alternative light source camera, according to the statement. Read More »

Ex-N.Korean Diplomat Says Pyongyang Will Drag Talks out

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The truce village of Panmunjom, located some 60 kilometers north of Seoul is set to greet a very important guest at the end of the month, as North Korean leader Kim Jong-un will take the unprecedented step of crossing the border for the 2018 Inter-Korean summit. Read More »

Monmouth Poll Shows NJ Dems Likely to Pick Up House Seats

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Boston hedge fund billionaire Seth Klarman lavished more than $7 million on Republican candidates and political committees during the Obama administration, using his fortune to help underwrite a GOP takeover of the federal government. President Trump is dragging down New Jersey Republicans, according to the poll. A recent Rasmussen poll conducted on likely voters found that Trump's approval rating is now at 51 percent, up from 39 percent in October. Read More »

Scathing Comey interview provokes Trump

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President Donald Trump's Twitter tirade against former FBI Director James Comey continued apace Monday morning. "But you can not have, as president of the United States , someone who does not reflect the values that I believe Republicans treasure and Democrats treasure and Independents treasure", Comey said . Read More »

Russian Federation warns of war over Syria strikes

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And on Wednesday he warned Russian Federation it should "get ready" for a missile strike on Syria, vowing to thwart any missile defenses. US allies, including France and Great Britain, are also considering responses. The US, Britain and France are convinced Assad's regime was behind Saturday's chemical attack on Douma - the last major rebel stronghold near capital Damascus. Read More »

Lingering snow today before a quick break

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In the Twin Cities themselves, KSTP Chief Morning Meteorologist Ken Barlow said accumulations of 1 to 2 inches of snow are possible. Overnight lows are forecast in the low 30s. Snow showers should be primarily a morning threat and should gradually wind down into the afternoon and evening. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Read More »

National Weather Service confirms tornado in Coventry Township

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The weather service in SC said an EF-0 tornado hit Lexington and an EF-1 hit Irmo. The National Weather Service said a tornado hit the city of Greensboro on Sunday and killed one person. First responders were working to assist those in Craig County, Lynchburg and other localities impacted by possible tornado damage, according to Jeff Stern of the Virginia Department of Emergency Management. Read More »

Detectorists find Danish king Harald Bluetooth's treasure on Baltic island

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Lead archaeologist Michael Schirren said, 'This trove is the biggest single discovery of Bluetooth coins in the southern Baltic Sea region and is therefore of great significance'. According to the Guardian , the oldest of the coins comes from the year 714, while the most recent one dates back to the year 983. Back in 2015, a man discovered Roman-era coins, mosaic glassware, and hobnails from a pair of shoes and last year, four 2,000 year gold torques were unearthed in England. Read More »

Syrian Chemical Weapons Sites Before And After Missile Strikes

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Calling the three-nation attacks an "act of aggression" against Syria , Russia has even issued a statement suggesting that retaliatory steps will be taken. President Trump surprised members of his administration last month when he publicly expressed his determination to remove USA forces from Syria. The Trump administration is set to roll out new economic sanctions against Russian Federation for aiding Syrian leader Bashar Assad , said the United States Ambassador to the United Nations ... Read More »

Chemical Weapons Team in Syria Kept from Alleged Attack Site

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The lack of access to Douma by inspectors from the watchdog group, the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, has left unanswered questions about the attack. The president scoffed at reports that Syrian and Russian air defense systems had shot down dozens of the USA missiles. Around 75 people, including children, were killed in the Douma assault, United Kingdom officials have said, while 500 people were treated in the attack's aftermath with symptoms consistent with chemical ... Read More »

Zoo welcomes birth of baby gorilla

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The newborn's mom, 15-year-old Calaya, is one of the zoo's western lowland gorillas . Calaya lays her son down in the zoo enclosure at the Washington D.C zoo (Picture: Smithsonian)'Keepers report that Calaya has been caring for her infant & are optimistic he will thrive. Read More »

Australia's Greens Party Proposes Full Recreational Cannabis Legalization

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As part of the plan, an agency would be created to be the sole wholesaler of cannabis, as well as the outlet responsible for issuing licenses for prospective growers and retailers. The Australian Medical Association (AMA) quickly announced their "significant reservations" over the Greens' proposal , however, arguing that cannabis poses potential health risks for those aged under 21. Read More »

Xi shows off China's naval might with largest fleet review since 1949

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The two governments have a long history of worldwide brinksmanship in their efforts to gain economic opportunities and diplomatic support from governments around the world. Boarding a Kidd-class destroyer, Tsai reviewed the Taiwanese navy's combat readiness and rapid response capabilities, state media said. "We hope trade relations can return to the track of healthy and stable development". Read More »

North and South Korea discuss official end to 68-year war

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The festivities surrounded the 15 April "The Day of the Sun", the anniversary of the birth of the founder of North Korea and the Kim dynasty, Kim Il Sung, in 1912. Technically, North and South Korea are still at war , and have been for more than six decades-but an "absolutely earth-shaking" new report on Tuesday indicates the conflict may soon be coming to an end. Read More »

US, UK Joint Alert Blames Russia for 'Malicious' Cyber Attack

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The FBI had "high confidence" this was done to "support espionage, extract intellectual property, maintain persistent access to victim networks, and potentially lay a foundation for future offensive operations", the statement read. He said the UK, Nato and European Union had closed the normal channels of communication with Russian Federation which provided safeguards against confrontation. Read More »

Nikki Haley says Russian Federation will face new sanctions over Syria

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During the Cold War, U.S. leaders "didn't love the Soviet Union, but they respected us and treated us as a serious partner", said Andrei Klimov, deputy head of the foreign affairs committee of Russia's upper house of parliament. On the air strikes, he repeated the Russian assertion that two-thirds of over 100 missiles fired into Syria on Saturday had failed to reach their targets. Read More »

USA rescue team recovers bodies of missing Indian, daughter

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Searchers subsequently recovered the bodies of Sandeep Thottapilly, a 41 year old man, and Saachi Thottapilly, a 9-year-old girl, from inside the vehicle. They soon found the vehicle, and divers reported feeling what they believed to be a person inside. Divers then entered the vehicle and felt what they believed was a body inside, though visibility was described as "extremely poor" with the vehicle "encased in a large amount of sediment from the river". Read More »

Lahore HC bans airing anti-judiciary speeches of ex-PM Nawaz Sharif

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The Lahore High Court on Monday imposed a temporary ban on airing the anti-judiciary speeches by former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and other leaders of his party, Geo News reported. "We have also asked the registrar to place the judgment on record", added Justice Nisar. The PML-N leader said the people didn't have freedom of speech, should they be made deaf and dumb? "Until the authority decides the complaints, no alleged anti-judiciary speeches delivered ... Read More »

Two People Dead in Parmer County Plane Crash

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No one else was found inside the plane. A resident reported finding the wreckage around 9:50 a.m.in a wooded area off of County Road 401, about five miles west of Blissfield, Ohio in Coshocton County. Constitution eastbound from Tutt Blvd will be closed for about 7-15 hours while the FAA investigates the crash. The Federal Aviation Administration is handling the investigation. Read More »

Tamil Nadu Professor Accused In 'Sex For Degrees' Case Arrested

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High drama preceded the arrest as the woman allegedly locked herself in her house and a 50-strong police team broke open the backdoor and detained her. "/ to yield to "sexual favours" of higher ranking authorities of the state-owned Madurai Kamaraj University". "If this happening in a rural area near Madurai, there could be many operating like her in the university's jurisdiction" said Professor Mohammed A Kalam, Professor of Applied Social Sciences, LIBA, Chennai . Read More »

Body of last missing family member found in California river

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The bodies of his father and 9-year-old sister were found inside the submerged auto on Sunday and his mother's body was found last Friday. An inter-agency search and rescue team has recovered two more bodies of an Indian American family who were feared drowned in a California river some 10 days ago, United States officials said on Tuesday. Read More »

Gulf Shores schools making offer to Huntsville school superintendent

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Moan met with students at both district high schools after the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, and some students said having the officer around makes them feel more comfortable. She explained that the district could easily find itself in a position where it would need to undertake another project in less than ten years if they limit the scope of the project that they are planning too much. Read More »

Laurel woman charged for stabbing man in the leg

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The vehicle has been spotted in Louisiana and Corpus Christi, Texas, since Hutchinson died. Two sisters kidnaped and assaulted A lady during an attempted exorcism, police claimed. She is now wanted for murder, grand theft auto and identity theft. "U.S. Marshals are actively involved in a national search for this risky fugitive". Read More »

Woman in her 30s stabbed to death in Brixton

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A man in his 20s was attacked with a knife in Zenith Close, Colindale, north London, just before 6pm on Sunday. A 34-year-old woman was arrested at the scene on suspicion of murder. When they arrived to the scene, they found the victim, Christopher Miles, dead. "A male aged in his 20s has been arrested on suspicion of murder". The attack reportedly occurred inside the perpetrator's family home on Sudbourne Road in Brixton, and a man in his 20s has been arrested on suspicion of murder. Read More »

Cape Coral bank robbed at gunpoint for the 2nd time this year

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Hopewell Police were called to the 1900 block of Warren Avenue Saturday, at about 12:17 p.m., where a woman was screaming for help. Both offenders eventually assaulted the victim together and robbed her of several personal belongings before fleeing the area in a vehicle. Read More »

Colorado teachers plan their own Capitol rally Monday

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They say they want more money and resources for teachers and students. The " Day of Action " saw about 400 teachers, staff and other education personnel - about 150 came from Englewood - march on the perimeter of the Capitol and file into the building to talk to lawmakers. Read More »

UK: Chemical-Arms Inspectors Not Allowed Access To Douma

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Syrian state media early Tuesday said air defence had shot down missiles over the central province of Homs, with the strikes reportedly targeting regime air bases. "Investigators will look for evidence that shows whether the incident site has been tampered with ", Trapp said, adding that they will also have to find ways of authenticating evidence that it presented to by third parties. Read More »

Indian PM Modi to visit Sweden, Britain

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PM Modi will then head for his audience with the Queen at Buckingham Palace before the Bharat Ki Baat, Sabke Saath diaspora event to be telecast live from an as-yet undisclosed iconic central London venue on Wednesday evening. The India-Nordic Summit which will be taking place on Tuesday will be attended by the Prime Ministers of Finland, Norway, Denmark and Iceland. "Nordic competencies fit well with our vision for India's transformation", Modi said. Read More »

Parents of Alfie Evans Launch Fresh Legal Challenge to Keep Son Alive

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In a statement on Facebook , Mr Evans said: "Deepest apologies from me and Kate James to the parents and staff effected by the protest/demonstration, it wasn't mine Kate's or anyone else intention to harm or cause conflict or upset". Mr Diamond is asking appeal court judges to overturn decisions made by Mr Justice Hayden last week. He said doctors overseas were willing to treat Alfie and an air ambulance was available. Read More »

'Night Court' Star Harry Anderson Dead at 65

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All authorities are saying is that no foul play is suspected. A native of Rhode Island, Anderson discovered the world of stage magic shortly after moving with his family to Chicago and at the age of seventeen, he moved to San Francisco, where he began to work as a street musician. Read More »

National Guard troops at border so far

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Brown elicited rare and effusive praise from President Donald Trump last week for pledging 400 troops to the Guard's third large-scale border mission since 2006. But the Democratic governor conditioned his commitment on his state's troops having nothing to do with immigration enforcement, even in a supporting role . Read More »

Man charged with sexually assaulting 11-year-old relative

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Scherbanic took the stand in his own defense, telling jurors he never sexually assaulted anyone. Those who cannot visit one of the agencies can instead call and speak to someone. Leoncio Sacramento-Benitez, 39, of the unit block of York Road, was arrested February 1 and charged with 10 counts each of rape, sexual assault, terroristic threats, false imprisonment, simple assault and harassment. Read More »

White House Admits Comey Swung Election to Trump

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Conway's remark contradicts the White House's longstanding position, however, which is that the announcement had no significant impact on the election. Mr Trump also rejected Mr Comey's assertion the president had sought his loyalty at a dinner in January 2017, saying: 'I hardly even knew this guy. Read More »

Russia Claims Syria Chemical Attack Staged by Foreign Agents

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The statement said none of the patients had any symptoms of chemical poisoning. London put "powerful pressure" on the civil defence organisation, Konashenkov said. British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson made this clear on Monday as he arrived at a meeting of European Union foreign ministers in Luxembourg, telling reporters: "I'm afraid the Syrian war will go on in its frightful, miserable way". Read More »

Prosecutors: Probe of Trump lawyer Michael Cohen centers on Cohen's business dealings

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USA federal Judge Kimba Wood has ordered Cohen to attend the hearing, scheduled for 2:00 pm (1800 GMT), in what will pit a powerful United States attorney's office against lawyers for Cohen and the president. Each search warrant specifically describes how records seized that may fall into attorney-client privilege will be filtered out by a team that's walled off from the federal agents who have conducted the investigation, the prosecutors wrote. Read More »