• Classified ad website Backpage seized by US Justice Department
Classified ad website Backpage seized by US Justice Department

The indictment cites 17 victims - some as young as 14 - and authorities allege the site received over $500 million in prostitution-related revenue. The attorneys general from 46 states sent a letter to the company's lawyer, claiming their investigators had found hundreds of ads on Backpage.com's regional sites that are clearly for illegal services...

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  • Russian PM orders govt to draw up response to United States sanctions: Ifax
Russian PM orders govt to draw up response to United States sanctions: Ifax

Russia's currency plunged 3.39 percent to its lowest level since November past year, trading at 60.24 to the dollar. Rusal said in a statement the impact of sanctions could trigger technical defaults on some of its debts. Traders in London said it was hard to find accurate pricing for many Russian securities on Monday, sparking concerns there ...

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  • Caretrust REIT Inc (CTRE) Valuation Review
Caretrust REIT Inc (CTRE) Valuation Review

Robert W. Baird maintained it with "Hold" rating and $80.0 target in Friday, September 22 report. Principal Financial Group Inc. lifted its stake in shares of CareTrust REIT by 2.8% in the 3rd quarter. Financial specialists have a propensity for following stock value levels in connection to their 52-week high and low levels. CBS Corp had 114 analys...

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  • Mattis won't rule out airstrike over alleged Syria chemical attack
Mattis won't rule out airstrike over alleged Syria chemical attack

On Monday, the Russian Defense Ministry claimed that Israel bombed a Syrian military base in response to the chemical attacks . Monday was the first day on the job for Trump's new national security adviser, John Bolton, who has previously advocated military action against Syria.

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  • Man told woman he was a rapist before assault
Man told woman he was a rapist before assault

The female was left distressed by her ordeal. While Mills was being taken for questioning, she told the deputy, "you have to take me back and let me get my heads", the complaint said. Police charged Hannick with 16 counts of theft and 16 counts of receiving stolen property. Jail records don't indicate whether she has an attorney.

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  • Conor McGregor Was 'Causing Trouble' in Hotel Room After Jail Release
Conor McGregor Was 'Causing Trouble' in Hotel Room After Jail Release

He dressed in fur coats and swung chairs at news conferences, reaped the riches of his dalliance with boxing , and demanded his boss cut him an ownership stake in the MMA promotion that made him one of the sport's most notorious names. "This is the last stunt on Earth that we'd ever pull", White said about speculation that the incident was sta...

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  • Saskatchewan junior hockey teams get mental health fund after Broncos crash
Saskatchewan junior hockey teams get mental health fund after Broncos crash

This is the valley of darkness. "I think from what I saw (Sunday) and what I learned (Sunday) is everybody that I've met here is trying to do the best they can", he added. "We know more today than we ever did back then", Kennedy said. "We are definitely feeling multiple connections throughout the association", said Newson, who told Peace Arch ...

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  • Facebook's Biggest Black Lives Matter Page Is A Hoax
Facebook's Biggest Black Lives Matter Page Is A Hoax

At least some of the money, however, was transferred to Australian bank accounts, CNN has reported . She told CNN that Black Lives Matter had contacted Facebook several months ago to raise concerns about the page, which has twice as many likes as the official page.

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  • Blue, saffron, blue, the changing colours of Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar
Blue, saffron, blue, the changing colours of Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar

The saffron-attire statue in Kuwargaav village was a replacement for a smaller Ambedkar statue that was damaged Friday night by some anti-social elements. This Ambedkar's statue was in saffron colour sherwani that triggered huge protests from Dalits , demanding it to be in blue. Now they are getting exposed by changing the colour of Ambedkar statu...

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  • JEE Mains Answer Keys 2018: Know Dates For OMR Sheets Here
JEE Mains Answer Keys 2018: Know Dates For OMR Sheets Here

Answers of both the computer and paper-based examinations are expected to be released during 24th - 27th April, 2018. Earlier, on March 25, the board has set up metal detectors for students appearing for the fifth JEE Mains. For every correct answer there are four marks, while for every wrong answer a mark is deducted. Main turned out to be moder...

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  • Axar Patel joins Cheteshwar Pujara in signing up for County Championship stint
Axar Patel joins Cheteshwar Pujara in signing up for County Championship stint

Axar, who is widely regarded as the clone of Ravindra Jadeja because of similiraties in their bowling action and playing style, is the latest Indian cricketer to ply their trades in the County cricket. The worldwide spinner has enjoyed success in first-class cricket for state side Gujarat and is a key part of India's T20I & ODI squads, as well as t...

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  • Vanuatu foreign minister denies China military base claim
Vanuatu foreign minister denies China military base claim

According to him, Vanuatu is a non-aligned country and is not interested in militarisation or hosting any sort of military base. "We are not interested in militarisation, we are just not interested in any sort of military base in our country".

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  • Suspect Arrested for Domestic Assault in Mississauga
Suspect Arrested for Domestic Assault in Mississauga

On March 22, a third robbery happened in the 6300 block of Beatties Ford Road in north Charlotte around 2 p.m. He is also charged with possession of a risky weapon, possession of break-in tools, drug possession, and five counts of failing to comply with conditions.

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  • Centre asks states to tighten security for Bharat Bandh today
Centre asks states to tighten security for Bharat Bandh today

Cellphone internet service will be snapped across the state capital Jaipur and Alwar from 10 tonight and prohibitory orders, banning large gatherings, will be imposed. Punjab, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha, Gujarat, Haryana, Maharashtra and Delhi were also hit by violence. In Gujarat, there have been no open calls for a bandh.

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  • Haley on Syria Chemical Attack: 'Only a Monster Does This'
Haley on Syria Chemical Attack: 'Only a Monster Does This'

He accused the United States of creating "a big elephant of lies and deceit", saying these lies were a precursor to some sort of attack against Syria . Russian Federation said that 100 buses had arrived in the town to help start ferrying out some 8,000 fighters their family members. Some have already started to leave.

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  • Iran Could Restart Nuclear Deal in 4 Days
Iran Could Restart Nuclear Deal in 4 Days

Gholamreza Ansari, a member of the Tehran City Council, said on Monday that the USA will be harmed if it withdraws from the 2015 nuclear deal . Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action or JCPOA is the nuclear agreement Iran reached with world powers in 2015.

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  • Mueller probing $150000 payment to Trump from Ukrainian tycoon
Mueller probing $150000 payment to Trump from Ukrainian tycoon

Investigators took Cohen's computer, phone and personal financial records as part of the search of his office at Rockefeller Centre, the person said . Mueller brought information involving Cohen to Rosenstein, who decided that the inquiry should be handled by federal prosecutors in NY, according to a person familiar with the situation.

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  • Pentagon Denies Claims Of US Missile Strikes In Syria
Pentagon Denies Claims Of US Missile Strikes In Syria

The raid is thought to be a response to a suspected chemical weapons attack in which at least 70 people, many of them women and children, were killed and 500 others injured. Forces from regime backers Russian Federation and Iran, as well as fighters from the Lebanese Hezbollah militia, are known to have a presence at T-4, said Observatory chief Ram...

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  • Rain returns for Monday
Rain returns for Monday

Sunshine on both Monday and Tuesday afternoons, with highs in the upper 60s. On the plus side, winds will be much less brisk than on Sunday , which means it may not feel quite as cold with the wind chill less of a factor. Northerly winds will keep significant fog from the inland areas, but a light mist near protected bodies of water isn't out ...

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  • Michael Cohen files motion to strike Stormy Daniels' defamation claim
Michael Cohen files motion to strike Stormy Daniels' defamation claim

The raid came as Mr Mueller's probe intensifies its focus on Mr Trump's inner circle. The White House has said that Trump denies there was a relationship. "But he signed, as you know, he also signed the FISA warrant, so Rod Rosenstein, who's in charge of this, signed a FISA warrant", Trump said, before adding again that Rosenstein was right about...

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  • Once out of Africa, early human migration was widespread
Once out of Africa, early human migration was widespread

In the Nefud Desert of Saudi Arabia , researchers found an early human finger bone that's approximately 88,000 years old. In 2014, they discovered a site named Al Wusta in Saudi Arabia's arid Nefud Desert that once sat on the banks of a large freshwater lake.

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  • Tammy Duckworth Becomes First Sitting Senator to Give Birth
Tammy Duckworth Becomes First Sitting Senator to Give Birth

Duckworth became the second female US senator elected from the IL when she was sworn in on January 3, 2017. She's also the first disabled woman to be elected to Congress, having lost both of her legs in the Iraq War. The other mothers in the Senate had their children prior to entering Congress, with the exception of New York Sen. "I have a better...

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  • Sebastian Vettel wins the 2018 Bahrain GP
Sebastian Vettel wins the 2018 Bahrain GP

This left Verstappen with a puncture, forcing him to limp back to the pit lane, with the Dutchman retiring a couple of laps later. A Virtual Safety Car was called so the Red Bull could be recovered, cooling things down after a heated start.

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  • Pakistan summons U.S. envoy
Pakistan summons U.S. envoy

Zakir Hussain had allegedly told interrogators that he was working for Amir Zubair Siddiqui, an official of the Pakistan consulate in Colombo. Seeking more information about him, the agency has also released a photo of Siddiqui, who was posted as visa counsellor in the Pakistani High Commission in Colombo.

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  • People and Students Injured When Charter Bus Struck Overpass in Long Island
People and Students Injured When Charter Bus Struck Overpass in Long Island

Two of the injuries were serious, five of the injuries were moderate and the remainder of the injuries were minor in nature. A bus that was carrying teenage passengers sits on the side of the roadway after it hit an overpass on the Southern State Parkway in Lakeview , N.Y., on Sunday.

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