• Google 'identifies rape victims' in searches for prominent cases
Google 'identifies rape victims' in searches for prominent cases

The search-suggestion feature, and a similar feature that offers "related searches" at the bottom of the results page, could be helping to compromise the right to anonymity of complainants in United Kingdom rape and sexual assault cases. Lifelong anonymity is granted to complainants and victims of sexual offences, even if the accused is acquitted. ...

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  • Tesla Boss Musk Tweets Up Storm of AWD Model 3 Specs
Tesla Boss Musk Tweets Up Storm of AWD Model 3 Specs

It's repeated to ensure consistent results, and the vehicle is driven to allow the brakes to cool. "Our testers found flaws - big flaws - such as long stopping distances in our emergency braking test and difficult-to-use controls", wrote Patrick Olsen.

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  • Baboon escapes cage at San Antonio International Airport
Baboon escapes cage at San Antonio International Airport

San Antonio police said officials cornered the animal inside a room at the airport around 3:45 p.m. The baboon, named Dawkins, was being shipped by Brown University from Boston to the Born Free USA sanctuary, a source familiar with the situation told MassLive.

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  • Brandi Chastain's Hall Of Fame Plaque Looks Nothing Like Soccer Legend
Brandi Chastain's Hall Of Fame Plaque Looks Nothing Like Soccer Legend

And now, social media users around the world have fodder for a new round of incredulous comparisons, after US soccer star Brandi Chastain was inducted in the Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame on Monday with a plaque that looks even less like her than the Ronaldo bust looked like him.

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  • Backpacker murder suspects released
Backpacker murder suspects released

The arrests come weeks after a much-publicised series of appeals to mark the 30th anniversary of the murder. "It's great that police found someone, but I'll wait until I'm sure". Ms Hauser's sister Francesca and nephew Viktor Leibl have said they are hopeful they are drawing closer to justice. Detective Chief Superintendent Raymond Murray renew...

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  • R. Kelly team has no comment on woman's lawsuit
R. Kelly team has no comment on woman's lawsuit

Lifetime will investigate R. Kelly's alleged sexual misconduct and accusations of having a sex cult that involves young women will be investigated through a documentary series on the network. In April 2018, Rodgers filed a complaint with the Dallas Police Department alleging that Kelly had knowingly given her a sexually transmitted disease.

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  • Ocean, jungle explosions new risks from Hawaii volcano eruption
Ocean, jungle explosions new risks from Hawaii volcano eruption

Officials are trying to prevent possible explosions or the release of toxic fumes by "quenching" most of the wells, Hawaii Emergency Management Agency spokesman Thomas Travis said . Officials earlier this month removed 190,000 litres of stored flammable gas from the site to reduce the chance of explosions. The gas is still spewing from cracks in...

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  • ACLU Asks Amazon To Stop Selling Facial Recognition Tech To Police
ACLU Asks Amazon To Stop Selling Facial Recognition Tech To Police

Government use of facial-recognition software has raised concerns among civil rights groups that maintain it can be used to quiet dissent and target groups such as undocumented immigrants and black rights activists. Amazon has focused on the positives, marketing the technology in Florida and OR as a "public safety" tool. It often does not properly ...

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  • Tamil Nadu class 10 SSLC results announced; 94.5 per cent students pass
Tamil Nadu class 10 SSLC results announced; 94.5 per cent students pass

For the academic year 2017-18, girls have outshined boys with a pass percentage of 96.4 percent. About 9 lakh students have appeared in the TN SSLC examination this year. Tamil Nadu SSLC result has been declared. Candidates can also check their results at dge.tn.gov.in, dge1.tn.nic.in, tnresults.nic.in and dge1.tn.nic.in.

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  • Marks and Spencer to close over 100 United Kingdom stores by 2022
Marks and Spencer to close over 100 United Kingdom stores by 2022

M&S said clothing sales in stores that have been open more than one year tumbled 3.4% in the fourth quarter as trading was hit by the "beast from the east " cold snap. "These changes come with short term costs which are reflected in today's results", he added. "The effective tax rate on profit before tax and adjusting items is expected to be aro...

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  • Anti-Sterlite row: 11 killed in violent protests, section 144 imposed
Anti-Sterlite row: 11 killed in violent protests, section 144 imposed

Reports also said they were seen armed with assault rifles and the deaths were attributed to police firing. Nine people died nearly instantly in police firing. Expressing his condolences on the deaths, Chief Minister K Palaniswamy announced a compensation of Rs 10 lakh to the kin of the deceased and a job for a suitable family member.

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  • White House: US Intel Community to Brief Republicans on Russiagate
White House: US Intel Community to Brief Republicans on Russiagate

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Trump chief of staff John Kelly will broker the meeting between congressional leaders and the FBI , Justice Department and office of the Director of National Intelligence. It remains unclear exactly what the lawmakers will be allowed to review or if the Justice Department will be providing ...

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  • UEFA Charge Liverpool, Roma Over Champions League Crowd Trouble
UEFA Charge Liverpool, Roma Over Champions League Crowd Trouble

The case will be dealt with by the Uefa control, ethics and disciplinary body on 31 May. UEFA said both clubs have been charged under Article 16 (2) of the governing body's disciplinary regulations. Liverpool won the match 7-6 on aggregate following a 4-2 defeat in Italy. Mr Cox was attacked outside the Albert pub, in the shadow of the stadium...

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  • Texas mulls school safety days after mass shooting
Texas mulls school safety days after mass shooting

It is the latest in a string of mass shootings which have reignited debate about United States gun-control laws. One of the victims , Jaelyn Willey, who later died from her injuries, was reportedly his ex-girlfriend. We have to look at ourselves, George. "She should be getting her first auto, not a funeral". Mourners also gathered at a Houston-a...

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  • JJ Watt visits Santa Fe shooting survivors and nurses at hospital
JJ Watt visits Santa Fe shooting survivors and nurses at hospital

The Houston Astros are wearing T-shirts during batting practice before their game against the San Francisco Giants to honor the victims of last week's Texas school shooting that left 10 people dead. Galveston County Sheriff Henry Trochesset said Monday he doesn't believe any of the victims killed Friday at Santa Fe High School were shot by offi...

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  • Once again, the Trump administration is out to mess with women's healthcare
Once again, the Trump administration is out to mess with women's healthcare

The lawmakers also noted their "deep concern" that a recent report from the nonpartisan Government Accountability Office showed that between 2013 and 2015 Planned Parenthood, the nation's largest abortion provider, received $170 million from the Title X program.

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  • Afghanistan blast toll rises to 16 dead, 38 wounded
Afghanistan blast toll rises to 16 dead, 38 wounded

The route of the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India pipeline passes through large areas under Taliban control or influence. Latifa Akbari, the head of provincial council in Ghazni, confirmed that Taliban stormed several checkpoints in Dih Yak and Jaghatu and there are more than 20 casualties among security forces.

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  • IPL 2018 Qualifier 1: Chennai Super Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
IPL 2018 Qualifier 1: Chennai Super Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad

Table-toppers Hyderabad had made it a habit of defending low totals in the group stage and once again their bowlers blew away the top half of Chennai's batting order quickly to give them an upper hand. MS Dhoni failed to read a googly from Rashid Khan while Dwayne Bravo was done in by extra bounce edging one to Shikhar Dhawan at slips. Exp...

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  • Deadline looms for voter registration by mail and online
Deadline looms for voter registration by mail and online

In all, 17,023 votes were cast in the primary in Porter County for a voter turnout of 14.05 percent. There, you can check where your polling place is and look at a sample ballot. He'll have to fend off Republican Mary Jones if he wants a chance to defend his seat in November. Before she can even request a ballot at her assigned polling place, s...

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  • Farm Bill voted down by House GOP
Farm Bill voted down by House GOP

The vote was 213-198. The Freedom Caucus desires Home Speaker Paul Ryan , R-Wis., to carry ahead a invoice co-sponsored by Home Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte , R-Va., and Home Homeland Safety Committee Chairman Michael McCaul , R-Texas.

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  • Syrian Army Has Full Control of Metro Damascus After ISIS Ouster
Syrian Army Has Full Control of Metro Damascus After ISIS Ouster

The month-long battles have been the toughest fought by the Syrian army and its allied forces this year against opposition forces in pockets around the capital, defence experts say. Previous deals between the Syrian government and different rebel groups were reached, resulting in the evacuation of civilians and rebels from southern Damascus i...

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  • Trump to press S.Korea's Moon before summit with North
Trump to press S.Korea's Moon before summit with North

It was unclear whether Trump was truly backing away from a summit that he is eager to hold or whether he was strategically coaxing North Korea to the table. "South Korea and the US have been sharing every bit of information", he said. He added, "Ultimately, maybe someday in the future" you'll "go back to one Korea".

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  • Trump touts Haspel confirmation at Central Intelligence Agency visit
Trump touts Haspel confirmation at Central Intelligence Agency visit

Calling Haspel strong, Trump said the new director would "never back down" in defending America. "I want each of you to know that I took on the position of director because I want to represent you, as well as lead you", Haspel said to Central Intelligence Agency employees present at the ceremony.

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  • Cougar kills mountain biker in US Washington state
Cougar kills mountain biker in US Washington state

Brooks and a friend were mountain biking Saturday in Washington State when a 100-pound cat attacked them. According to local media, the first man managed to escape on his bike and cycled around two miles before getting mobile phone coverage and calling the authorities.

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  • Trump Is Now Fundraising Off Conspiracy Theory That FBI
Trump Is Now Fundraising Off Conspiracy Theory That FBI "Infiltrated" His Campaign

She added, "It was also agreed that White House Chief of Staff Kelly will immediately set up a meeting with the FBI, DOJ, and DNI together with Congressional Leaders to review highly classified and other information they have requested". Republicans, meanwhile, pressed the issue. The Justice Department declined to comment. "It's a good day for tr...

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