• 'Monster' given 30 years for revenge killing of Aldi mum
'Monster' given 30 years for revenge killing of Aldi mum

The prosecutor said the attack was witnessed by many people, including a child as well as caught on CCTV. He said mother and daughter had had an "unbreakable bond". In a statement read to the court, Ms Willsher's husband Malcolm said he was anxious Hord would get out and harm their four-year-old daughter, Megan.

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  • SEC Charges Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes With Fraud
SEC Charges Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes With Fraud

Theranos was under scrutiny by Justice Department prosecutors in San Francisco, but the status of any probe is unclear. Theranos said in a statement that it was "pleased to be bringing this matter to a close and looks forward to advancing its technology".

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  • One burned, one missing in Hood County chemical fire
One burned, one missing in Hood County chemical fire

According to the media, four ambulances are now at the scene as the smoke from the fire on the chemical facility can be unsafe for health, however, no evacuations were reported in the surrounding area. "There was an explosion, and my brother's friend said that he had to have flown out the door with him", Andy said. The Environmental Protection ...

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  • Clashes erupt as gunfight rages on outskirts of Srinagar
Clashes erupt as gunfight rages on outskirts of Srinagar

Following the attack, the area has been cordoned off by government forces. "While the search operation was underway, contact was established with the holed up militants". His personal security officer Bilal Ahmed was injured in the attack, the police said. Youth also pelted stones on deployed forces near Awantipora hospital when a rumour spread...

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  • Irish PM Varadkar presents Trump with Shamrock Bowl
Irish PM Varadkar presents Trump with Shamrock Bowl

President Trump was asked by reporters if he would like to visit Ireland soon. It centred on a planning application for a wind farm close to the Doonbeg resort in Co Clare that had been purchased by Mr Trump in 2014, three years before he became the 45th U.S.

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  • Telangana budget 2018 today: Here are the highlights
Telangana budget 2018 today: Here are the highlights

The major highlight of this budget is the allocation of 12000 Crore for the Rythu Lakshmi scheme that seeks to offer a financial help of ₹8,000 per year to each farmer. Rs 1,470 crore has been set aside to meet the cost to be incurred for allotting upto three acre land to landless Dalits. An investment support of Rs 4,000 per acre per crop for two ...

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  • Varun Dhawan reveals how he bagged 'October'
Varun Dhawan reveals how he bagged 'October'

The trailer of Varun Dhawan's upcoming film " October " has left everyone eager for the film. "When I heard the story, I was so moved by it that I felt the need of doing the film", said the actor. "Dada (Shoojit) asked me what do I do when I wake up". I just narrated two lines to him while he was going to shoot another film. I said, "As usual, I ...

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  • Rescue efforts underway at bridge collapse
Rescue efforts underway at bridge collapse

A newly installed pedestrian bridge over a six-lane highway in Miami on a college campus collapsed, crushing a number of cars below and reportedly leaving several people dead. Costing $14.2 million, it was funded by the US Department of Transportation and included new pavements, a plaza and recreational seating. Florida Gov.

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  • Will Haspel Be Confirmed as CIA Director?
Will Haspel Be Confirmed as CIA Director?

The former Exxon CEO has had a rocky tenure as the top United States diplomat, and had always been rumored to be about to be pushed out. "Firing a Secretary of State by Twitter may make for great drama and instant TV ratings, but this, and countless other instances like this, produce undiluted instability that damages the nation and the offic...

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  • Ole Miss announces Kermit Davis as Rebels' next coach
Ole Miss announces Kermit Davis as Rebels' next coach

He led the program to three NCAA Tournament appearances over the last five years. The Blue Raiders won games in the 2016 and 2017 NCAA Tournaments. Middle Tennessee made the NCAA Tournament the previous two seasons, defeating Michigan State in 2016 and Minnesota in 2017.

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  • CIA Nominee Likely to Face Scrutiny in Confirmation Hearing
CIA Nominee Likely to Face Scrutiny in Confirmation Hearing

Several Democrats criticized Trump's choices of Pompeo, arguing that Pompeo's hawkish positions and seeming willingness to bend facts as CIA director - such as saying the intelligence community had determined that Russian meddling had no effect on the outcome of the 2016 election - made him unsuitable for the role of top diplomat.

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  • Thousands flee Syrian rebel enclave after intense regime campaign
Thousands flee Syrian rebel enclave after intense regime campaign

The Red Cross said Thursday its president had travelled with a convoy carrying desperately needed food into Syria's rebel enclave of Eastern Ghouta. "We could see all of this weeks ago that it was going to happen", said Center of British Arab Understand directory Chris Doyle. In an address to the UN Human Rights Council, she voiced particular c...

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  • United Kingdom to build new chemical weapons defense center
United Kingdom to build new chemical weapons defense center

The attack has left former double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in critical condition. "If we doubted the threat Russian Federation poses to our citizens, we only have to look at the shocking example of their reckless attack in Salisbury", Williamson said on Thursday.

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  • Mueller subpoenaed Trump Organization documents
Mueller subpoenaed Trump Organization documents

The breadth of the subpoena was not clear, nor was it clear why Mr Mueller issued it instead of simply asking for the documents from the company, an umbrella organisation that oversees Mr Trump's business ventures. Trump has warned Mueller about a "red line" he would cross if he expanded his probe beyond his family's business interests in Russian F...

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  • Are Donald Trump Jr. and wife Vanessa really getting a Divorce?
Are Donald Trump Jr. and wife Vanessa really getting a Divorce?

Another source claims that although there are indeed troubles, the couple is trying to work it out. The meeting eventually was summed up in an interview with the New York Times , in which Vanessa described Donald Trump Jr .as "the one with the retarded dad".

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  • Surveillance video released from Marjory Stoneman Douglas school school tragedy
Surveillance video released from Marjory Stoneman Douglas school school tragedy

The deputy failed to confront the gunman during the six-minute rampage, the video time stamps show, confirming the account of other law enforcement officers who raised questions about the response by the sheriff's office nearly immediately after the shooting.

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  • USA complains about India's export subsidy programmes at WTO
USA complains about India's export subsidy programmes at WTO

Consultations are the first step in the WTO dispute settlement process. To view the full article, register now. According to a statement by Lighthizer's office, India provided exemptions from certain duties, taxes and fees that benefit numerous Indian exporters, including producers of steel products, chemicals , pharmaceuticals, textiles and...

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  • Rio de Janeiro councillor shot dead in apparent targeted killing
Rio de Janeiro councillor shot dead in apparent targeted killing

Local authorities told reporters two men in a auto fired nine bullets at Franco's vehicle, killing her and the driver, while a press agent in the back seat survived with some injuries. "Matheus Melo was leaving the church. They come to kill our young!" she said . Her violent death underscores challenges in reducing bloodshed in Brazilian cities,...

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  • New US Sanctions Target Russian Intelligence, Companies For Election Meddling, Cyberattacks
New US Sanctions Target Russian Intelligence, Companies For Election Meddling, Cyberattacks

They include 13 individuals charged last month by Justice Department Special Counsel Robert Mueller . "The administration is confronting and countering malign Russian cyberactivity, including their attempted interference in USA elections, destructive cyberattacks, and intrusions targeting critical infrastructure", Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchi...

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  • 'Trump seeking to slap steep tariff on Chinese imports', says report
'Trump seeking to slap steep tariff on Chinese imports', says report

The European Commission - which has drawn up a list of USA products worth 2.8 billion euros ($3.5 billion) on which it could impose tariffs if EU steel and aluminum is hit - also sought to be conciliatory. "Right at the time we need to work together as the liberal democracies of this world to curb unfair trade practices of China and others, we ar...

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  • AAP leaders in Punjab criticise Kejriwal for apologising to Majithia
AAP leaders in Punjab criticise Kejriwal for apologising to Majithia

In the past, Majithia was probed by the ED in connection with an alleged Rs 6,000-crore money-laundering and drugs case. These statements became a political issue. Now Ive learnt that the allegations are unfounded. One senior AAP leader, wishing not to be identified, said, "It seems it's time we quit politics altogether".

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  • Amber Alert issued for two children after mother shot, killed
Amber Alert issued for two children after mother shot, killed

He is prohibited from contact with the children by a protection order issued on November 30. Police Chief Mack Sanders says she had been seen arguing with Lynn Washington, the children's father, while returning from a club with another man.

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  • Bidhya Devi Bhandari re-elected as Nepal's President for second term
Bidhya Devi Bhandari re-elected as Nepal's President for second term

Meanwhile, Sushila Karki served as the country's first female chief justice until her retirement in 2017, shocking her political backers when she took a tough stance on Nepal's endemic corruption. A total of 549 lawmakers from the Provincial Council will vote to elect the new president. Incumbent President Bidya Devi Bhandari and Nepali Congress...

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  • Sister Of Domestic Terrorist Dylann Roof Arrested, Found With Drugs & Weapons
Sister Of Domestic Terrorist Dylann Roof Arrested, Found With Drugs & Weapons

Investigators say Roof also posted a Snapchat about the National School Walkout day protest against gun violence that alarmed fellow students, but no charges were filed for that message. Roof, a self-described white supremacist told authorities that he targeted a historic black church in hopes of starting a race war. South Carolina Governor...

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  • Saudis Will Pursue Nuclear Weapons If Iran Does
Saudis Will Pursue Nuclear Weapons If Iran Does

Using unusually harsh language, he went on to attack Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei, who he described as "very much like Hitler". "Many countries around the world and in Europe did not realise how unsafe Hitler was until what happened, happened.

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