Indian Girl, 10, Who Was Raped and Denied an Abortion Gives Birth

She had been repeatedly raped, allegedly by her uncle, who has been arrested. "Her parents told her that she needed surgery for a kidney stone problem, and refused to allow medical professionals to tell their child the truth, according to Harish", th... More..

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Man Dies After Falling From Crane Following Pursuit, Hours-Long Standoff
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

Man Dies After Falling From Crane Following Pursuit, Hours-Long Standoff

After driving erratically through lanes at the port, Llamas got out of the SUV and began climbing the stairs of a crane tower at the West Basin Container Terminal, sometimes backward. The driver ditched the veh...More..

Threat of more disaster looms in Sierra Leone amid burials
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

Threat of more disaster looms in Sierra Leone amid burials

A relative of a victim of the mudslide is comforted at the Freetown Morgue, Sierra Leone , on August 16, 2017. President Ernest Bai Koroma urged residents of the town of Regent and other flooded areas arou...More..

Trump blasts Lindsey Graham and media for 'disgusting lie'
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

Trump blasts Lindsey Graham and media for 'disgusting lie'

Trump first fired back at Sen. "[Heather] Heyer. Such a disgusting lie ", Trump tweeted . Such a disgusting lie. "He just can't forget his election trouncing", Trump wrote . "They totally misrepresent wh...More..

'You're a leader', minister reminds Hanson
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

'You're a leader', minister reminds Hanson

She said: "It is one thing to wear a religious dress as a honest act of faith and another to wear it here as a stunt in the Senate chamber", according to reports . Basically, when all the new faces turn ...More..

Mugabe lands in South Africa amid Grace's drama
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

Mugabe lands in South Africa amid Grace's drama

He came early for a regional summit of southern African nations this weekend. In a statement released by the police, Naidoo said: "Since yesterday‚ it has emerged on several media and social media platforms...More..

Republican Voters Believe Trump Knows More About Policy Than Mitch McConnell
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

Republican Voters Believe Trump Knows More About Policy Than Mitch McConnell

When taking all respondents into account, 47 percent said that the Senate majority leader knows more on policy issues. Some Republican voters (35 percent) shared concerns about how internecine squabbling coul...More..

Michael Moore Likens Trump Supporters to Enablers of Rapists
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

Michael Moore Likens Trump Supporters to Enablers of Rapists

The Hollywood Reporter said the audience included film studio executive Harvey Weinstein, his wife, Georgina Chapman, and actress Marisa Tomei, but didn't say whether they participated in the protest. Trump is...More..

National Hurricane Center: Tropical Storm Harvey Projected Path
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

National Hurricane Center: Tropical Storm Harvey Projected Path

Tropical Storm Harvey has formed about 250 miles east of Barbados and now has maximum sustained winds of 40 mph. A U.S. Air Force Reserve reconnaissance aircraft determined that Tropical Storm Harvey has maxi...More..

Lisa Theris, Alabama Woman Missing For Months, Survived On Wild Berries, Mushroom
by | Thursday, August 17, 2017

Lisa Theris, Alabama Woman Missing For Months, Survived On Wild Berries, Mushroom

Sheriff Buck Rodgers says the Louisville woman ran from two men who burglarized a hunting camp in Midway and got lost. He also provided more details about the night she disappeared, but said police - wh...More..

Channel Island politicians send condolences to Madeira
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Channel Island politicians send condolences to Madeira

Amateur video posted online showed the tree smashing down, prompting panicked worshippers to flee. The injured included citizens of France, Germany and Hungary. Miguel Albuquerque, president of the region...More..

Colbert Grills Scaramucci: Why Did Trump Take So Long to Condemn Nazis?
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Colbert Grills Scaramucci: Why Did Trump Take So Long to Condemn Nazis?

Murdoch, the owner of Fox News and The Wall Street Journal , believes Bannon is toxic, and his extreme "alt-right" worldview detrimental to Trump's presidency. Colbert then quizzed Scaramucci if his job was ...More..

What Does North Korea Hope to Gain by Threatening Guam?
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

What Does North Korea Hope to Gain by Threatening Guam?

Few bomb shelters have long-term supplies of food, water, medical kits or gas masks, because the mostly private owners of the shelters get no public funding. "Now they've telegraphed it", he told Reuters in...More..

Trump signs memorandum to investigate China's trade practices
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Trump signs memorandum to investigate China's trade practices

Beijing had already announced a suspension of coal imports in February. Kim had said that after the nuclear tests, North Korea could now strike at any part of the US. "The government's heaviest responsibilit...More..

Tropical storm Gert has formed in Atlantic Ocean, NWS says
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Tropical storm Gert has formed in Atlantic Ocean, NWS says

The U.S. based National Hurricane Center said, "Maximum sustained winds are near 35 miles per hour [55 km/h] with higher gusts". It is located about 260 miles east of the southeastern Bahamas and is expected ...More..

Scaramucci criticizes President Trump's response to the violence in Charlottesville
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Scaramucci criticizes President Trump's response to the violence in Charlottesville

Scaramucci, whose turn on the communications team lasted for less than two weeks, said in an interview with ABC News' This Week the president needed to get "more loyalists in" to protect his position. The p...More..

Maduro Greets Opposition Parties that will Attend Elections
by | Saturday, August 12, 2017

Maduro Greets Opposition Parties that will Attend Elections

Maduro asked the Venezuelan Foreign Minister to contact the U.S. authorities to arrange a telephone conversation or a meeting with President Trump, informs France 24. Both Smolansky and Muchacho were barred fr...More..

36 killed, dozens injured as trains collide in Alexandria, Egypt
by | Saturday, August 12, 2017

36 killed, dozens injured as trains collide in Alexandria, Egypt

Alexandria, Egypt's second-largest city, sits on the Mediterranean coast in the north. Some 25 people are dead and 65 injured, it was reported . Rescue teams, meanwhile, continued to look for more bodies and...More..

Up to 50 African Migrants 'Deliberately Drowned' by Smugglers, UN Says
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Up to 50 African Migrants 'Deliberately Drowned' by Smugglers, UN Says

Survivors tell migration officials the smugglers panicked and forced the migrants into the choppy sea when they saw Yemeni authorities as they approached land. But most get caught in the conflict before reach...More..

Venezuela using excessive force to suppress protests, says UN
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Venezuela using excessive force to suppress protests, says UN

On Tuesday, the Constituent Assembly, which does not include opposition supporters due to their boycott, convened in the same building as the opposition-controlled National Assembly and decreed itself superior ...More..

Kenyans take no chances ahead of high-stakes election - Newspaper
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Kenyans take no chances ahead of high-stakes election - Newspaper

Reports indicated that a key concern after the polls was whether Kenya would echo its 2013 election, a mostly peaceful affair despite opposition allegations of vote-tampering, or the 2007 election, which led ...More..

Missouri Police Officer Shot And Killed At Traffic Stop
by | Tuesday, August 08, 2017

Missouri Police Officer Shot And Killed At Traffic Stop

Michael returned fire, but it's not clear if he hit the suspect, who fled on foot after the crash, the sergeant said. Before the shooting, surveillance from a convenience store showed the driver of a Dodge Ni...More..

Donald Trump-Russia investigators ask White House for documents about Michael Flynn
by | Tuesday, August 08, 2017

Donald Trump-Russia investigators ask White House for documents about Michael Flynn

Investigators also want to determine whether Flynn paid a Turkish businessman to help hide the source of the payments, which amounted to $530,000. Flynn's former lobbying firm, the Flynn Intel Group, was pa...More..

Ravindra Jadeja's 5-Wicket Haul Mauls Sri Lanka, India Sweeps Series
by | Monday, August 07, 2017

Ravindra Jadeja's 5-Wicket Haul Mauls Sri Lanka, India Sweeps Series

This was also the first instance of two Sri Lankan batsmen scoring century while following-on. With Indian captain Virat Kohli deciding to enforce the follow on, the Lankans started their second innings aft...More..

Oxford University employee hands himself in following brutal stabbing murder
by | Sunday, August 06, 2017

Oxford University employee hands himself in following brutal stabbing murder

A US-wide police hunt was launched on Monday by Chicago Police Department for the 56-year-old Oxford University employee little over a week after he was reported missing. They will appear before an Oakland ...More..

U.S. searching for 3 missing Marines after aircraft mishap off Australia
by | Sunday, August 06, 2017

U.S. searching for 3 missing Marines after aircraft mishap off Australia

The MV-22 Osprey, carrying 26 personnel, was involved in what was described as a "mishap" on Saturday afternoon during a military exercise with Australian forces at Shoalwater Bay. 'The United States are leadin...More..

Is National Security Adviser McMaster on Thin Ice at the White House?
by | Sunday, August 06, 2017

Is National Security Adviser McMaster on Thin Ice at the White House?

Retired Army Colonel Pete Mansoor , who worked closely with McMaster, told Politico that "there is a split in the White House between the Bannon camp of ideologues and the McMaster-Mattis-Tillerson camp of ...More..

British model kidnapped in Milan, Italy, to be 'auctioned', police allege
by | Sunday, August 06, 2017

British model kidnapped in Milan, Italy, to be 'auctioned', police allege

Italian newspaper Corriere della Sera reports the woman was told she could be freed if a ransom of €50,000 (£45,000, $58,000) was paid, although it is not known if this money was paid. Police say they are st...More..

Conrad Roy's Family Breaks Silence After Michelle Carter's Sentencing
by | Saturday, August 05, 2017

Conrad Roy's Family Breaks Silence After Michelle Carter's Sentencing

Regarding the sentencing, Medwed said his impression was that the judge was trying to make sure that Carter, then 17, served time near her home by assigning her to a county and not state facility. When Roy sugg...More..

Huge blaze engulfs one of the tallest residential buildings in Dubai
by | Saturday, August 05, 2017

Huge blaze engulfs one of the tallest residential buildings in Dubai

Located in the glamorous Dubai Marina area, the Torch is one of the ritziest apartment buildings in the region. On Friday afternoon, Dubai Police reopened roads leading to the tower. "You never think it's g...More..

Forecast: Pleasant today, rain possible through the weekend
by | Saturday, August 05, 2017

Forecast: Pleasant today, rain possible through the weekend

Wind: SE 5-15. Low: 65. Wind: N/NE 5-10. Low: 61. Bet on a high of 91 in the Philadelphia area on Friday , but the mercury shouldn't exceed the mid-80s over the weekend. That takes us into the weekend with t...More..

Japan Backs Trump with 'Further Action' on North Korea, Pressure on China
by | Friday, August 04, 2017

Japan Backs Trump with 'Further Action' on North Korea, Pressure on China

China and Russian Federation have exchanged pointed remarks with the USA on who should be blamed for North Korea's ongoing nuclear and missile development, as their growing rift hurts the global community's...More..

Britain's Prince Philip retiring Wednesday after 65 years of service
by | Thursday, August 03, 2017

Britain's Prince Philip retiring Wednesday after 65 years of service

It marked the end of a charity challenge in which the marines ran 2,678 kilometres over 100 days to mark the founding of the commando force in 1664. "The Captain General's Parade will bring His Royal Highness's...More..

by | Thursday, August 03, 2017

Trump approval in GOP-leaning poll drops below Obama's lowest

Even after six months of shambolic Republican governance, Democrats are still viewed as an unacceptable alternative to many persuadable voters in middle America. On Aug. 2, a Rasmussen Reports survey foun...More..

NASA Jets Plans To Chase Solar Eclipse When Flies Across The US
by | Wednesday, August 02, 2017

NASA Jets Plans To Chase Solar Eclipse When Flies Across The US

As in western North Carolina, Columbia will be the site of many viewing parties, including at Riverwalk in West Columbia, at the State Museum, at Columbia Fireflies Stadium, at the South Carolina State Fair...More..