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by | April 14, 2019 | 01:20

The woman apparently veered off the road and crashed into a stone wall, totaling her auto. The woman suffered a minor leg injury but vehicle was a write-off. "Lives depend on it". "Until it happens to you you can't say you wouldn't do that". On the same note, consider this: it might be easy to mock a woman or anyone else for freaking out over a spider badly enough to crash and total a vehicle, but that only means you have no idea what they're experiencing.

by | April 14, 2019 | 01:13

On April 13, 1919, hundreds were killed and more than 1,200 injured after British troops led by Reginald Dyer opened fire on a peaceful gathering at Jallianwala Bagh in Amritsar . "The tragedy of Jallianwalla Bagh in 1919 is a shameful scar on the British-Indian history". He said "an unequivocal official apology" is needed for the "monumental barbarity".

by | April 14, 2019 | 01:21

Anti-Brexit campaigners have squatted on Nigel Farage's new party website. The new, October 31 cutoff date averts a precipitous and potentially calamitous Brexit that had been scheduled for today. Like many things related to Brexit, the extension was a messy compromise. In advance of the talks he said that the government need to "compromise" in order to reach a consensus with the Labour party.

by | April 14, 2019 | 01:52

Since the pregnancy announcement, there has been plenty of speculation about where the baby will be born. The royal baby will be here any day now, and parents-to-be Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are breaking tradition and revealing certain details of their birthing plan.

by | April 14, 2019 | 01:23

Embassy staff called police when the ambassador's vehicle, which was parked outside with nobody in it, was deliberately rammed. London police say the Saturday morning incident is not ongoing. When officers arrived on the scene, a vehicle was "driven at them", the Met added. The Metropolitan Police confirmed armed and unarmed officers were dispatched to the incident, and that a Taser was also used.

by | April 14, 2019 | 02:10

Upon arrival, he said they found the toddler on top of an unoccupied parked auto and he was conscious at the time. The bottom of the window was about a foot off the ground, above an electric baseboard wall heater. A hospital spokesperson said the baby's condition was "serious but stable". If Ed Lu hadn't chose to bike to work in the rain that morning, his Mazda wouldn't have been in that parking space and that child may not have survived the drop.

by | April 13, 2019 | 10:56

As she disassembled the mannequins, she told Pix 11: "He's 16-year-old". "I think I did something right", she said to the WPIX television crew. He's a good boy, you know? One of Dr Gangi's previous displays for Halloween. Another said, "This is Easter". He did not elaborate on his relationship with the woman but said she and her son live at the home with him. The dentist said he will be putting the mannequins back in the yard, and is in the process of obtaining a restraining order ...

by | April 13, 2019 | 10:54

For many, the Pope's gesture was a first especially to political leaders, even though he usually holds a ritual washing of the feet with prisoners on Holy Thursday. " There will be fights among you, but let these be inside the office ", Pope Francis told the men adding that their " People are wearied, exhausted by past conflicts: Remember that with war, all is lost! ".

by | April 13, 2019 | 09:58

Activists celebrate the Constitutional Court's verdict Thursday striking down a 66-year ban on abortion in front of the court's building in central Seoul . "Considering that abortion is widespread even though abortion is illegal, abortion will increase if abortion is decriminalized or receives a lighter punishment, and the legislative goal of protecting the life rights of the fetus will not be achieved".

by | April 13, 2019 | 09:38

We expect an indictment by the DC US Attorney's Office at the request of the National Security Division. That could not be independently corroborated. Craig initially came into the crosshairs of federal prosecutors in mid-2017. FARA is a law requiring a person lobbying or doing public relations for foreign interests to disclose that work to the Justice Department.

by | April 13, 2019 | 09:37

D'Amico and McClure were charged last fall in state court with theft and conspiracy but have yet to be indicted by a grand jury. Burlington County prosecutor Scott Coffina released a statement acknowledging that Bobbitt "was an instrumental part of the fraudulent campaign; indeed he was the face of it".

by | April 13, 2019 | 09:21

Assange is due to face Westminster Magistrates Court on May 2 via a video-link from prison over the United States extradition case. A witness who prosecutors were seeking to interview and an associate of Assange based in Europe who also requested anonymity said that before his arrest Assange had expressed concern that US prosecutors would also bring charges against him related to WikiLeaks' publication of Central Intelligence Agency computer hacking tools, which the website described as its ...

by | April 13, 2019 | 08:40

Sky News reports that Hepburn covered his face, slumped in his chair, and sobbed after the verdict was handed down. Hepburn, 23, who was cleared of another count of rape, will be sentenced at Hereford Crown Court on 30 April. Australian-born Hepburn, who came to the United Kingdom aged 17 to join Worcestershire CCC, told the jury the woman, who can not be named for legal reasons, had her eyes open and was "engaging" in the acts.

by | April 13, 2019 | 09:31

He made the remarks in a speech on the second day of the 14th Supreme People's Assembly meeting on Friday, according to the KCNA. Trump this week said he is considering another meeting with Kim, but insisted the US would not relax sanctions until North Korea gives up its nuclear arsenal.

by | April 13, 2019 | 08:00

Using a fake ID that bore his face and the name of Sidoo's son, Riddell - who was 28 at the time - took the SAT for the boy in September 2011, prosecutors say. Mark Riddell departs federal court Friday, April 12, 2019, in Boston, after pleading guilty to charges in a nationwide college admissions bribery scandal.

by | April 13, 2019 | 09:27

Actor Vivek Oberoi , who is playing Narendra Modi in the biopic on the prime minister, cancelled a scheduled press meet on Wednesday after the Election Commission banned its screening during poll period. But many of India's villages still lack bank branches or ATMs, 15 percent of new accounts still have no money in them and the pace of building new financial infrastructure has slowed.

by | April 13, 2019 | 08:14

The two sides have agreed to cut the cost of the 688-kilometer (430-mile) rail project to 44 billion ringgit ($10.7 billion) from the original 65.5 billion ($16 billion), Mahathir's office said in a statement. According to earlier reports, Phase 1 of the 688km rail line will be from Klang Valley to Kuantan while Phase 2 will cover Kuantan to Kuala Terengganu.

by | April 13, 2019 | 08:42

The defence minister announced military rule for two years, imposing an emergency clampdown that risks enflaming protesters who have demanded civilian democratic change. Those steps were criticised as heavy-handed by rights groups. Ibn Auf will be replaced by Lieutenant General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan. Awad Mohamed Ahmed Ibn Auf, the military chief who led the action that ousted long-serving Omar al-Bashir has resigned his position.

by | April 13, 2019 | 08:13

Nobody was helping her". Police do not believe there was any connection between Aranda and the five-year-old boy, nor between Aranda and the boy's mother. Initial accounts over emergency audio indicated that the child wasn't breathing. The 24-year-old man from the Minneapolis-St. Metro Transit briefly cancelled services into and out of Mall of America due to police activity.

by | April 12, 2019 | 05:19

Don Damond was the first witness called to testify in the trial. Wold claims "context is critical" to understanding how Noor reacted in those split seconds, citing a vague call for help, a silent alley, a bicyclist that cut in front of the squad auto, a sudden thump towards the back of the vehicle and then a shadowy figure at the window of the squad.

by | April 12, 2019 | 05:02

The port, located in Barrow-in-Furness, is used by BAE Systems, an worldwide defense, security and aerospace company. A worker walks between the first two Astute class nuclear submarines as they are built in the Devonshire Dock hall at the BAE systems facility in Barrow-in-Furness, northern England, May 8, 2007.

by | April 12, 2019 | 03:28

Theresa May has expressed "deep regret" for the massacre of at least 379 Indians in the Punjabi city of Amritsar by British colonial troops a century ago, but stopped short of apologising for the slaughter. (Web Desk) - Federal Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry on Thursday asked Britain to return Koh-i-Noor diamond to Lahore museum "where it belongs".

by | April 12, 2019 | 03:52

Boeing executives have been accused of putting profits before safety in a court case that accuses the company of defrauding shareholders over its 737 Max aircraft. American Airlines and United Airlines this week extended flight cancellations due to the 737 MAX grounding until early June. The report also showed a dip in deliveries of all 737 models, including the older 737-800, which fell to 89 this year, a major decrease from 132 last year during the same period.

by | April 12, 2019 | 03:57

In this episode, we will be talking to three different reporters about some of these states and what stands out for them during the polls this time. Odisha will see the Lok Sabha elections and Assembly elections simultaneously during the upcoming polls.

by | April 12, 2019 | 03:11

Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has claimed victory in the election. Israeli President Reuven Rivlin said on Twitter he would begin meeting next week with political parties that won parliamentary seats to hear who they support for the top job.

by | April 12, 2019 | 04:03

But then we will have had six more months to prepare for that", Rutte told Reuters on Thursday. "Nothing is decided", Macron said as he arrived at the summit, insisting on "clarity" from May about what Britain wants. May was aiming to avoid the U.K.'s participation in the upcoming European Parliament elections with a shorter extension. The EU itself had been split over the length of delay to offer the United Kingdom and by law they had to reach a unanimous decision.

by | April 12, 2019 | 02:41

A set of amendments in 2015 was meant to make it more hard to remove MPs from their caucuses, to shift power away from party leaders and toward rank-and-file legislators. This comes after last week when Trudeau expelled two high-profile members of the liberal caucus due to their "loss in confidence" with the liberal party.

by | April 12, 2019 | 03:27

Smaller rival Southwest Airlines Co. was the first USA airline to formally cut its financial outlook for the year after being forced to pull its new fleet of 34 Boeing 737 MAX planes out of service. Meanwhile, airlines that own the almost 400 grounded Max jets are canceling flights. The drop in deliveries was expected and the damage to Boeing could be temporary if the company can complete a fix to key software on the Max and reassure regulators and passengers that it is a safe plane.

by | April 12, 2019 | 03:57

The "professional" wing of the "NISS is still reluctant to fight as that might push things to a point of no return if the army [intervened] in support of junior officers" who took the step of defending the protesters, he said. Meanwhile, former and current Sudanese officials including Bashir's former Vice President Ali Osman Taha and acting head of the National Congress Party Ahmed Haroun were reportedly arrested, as well as Bashir's personal guards.

by | April 12, 2019 | 02:50

It means that it gives May more time to try and pass her withdrawal agreement in parliament. Most of the other 27 members of the European Council either lead coalition governments or must deal with other power-sharing arrangements, while cooperation of any sort between Labour and May's Conservatives in peacetime is vanishingly rare - although May was part of a Conservative coalition with the smaller Liberal party in 2010-15.

by | April 12, 2019 | 03:25

The issue of aid shipments to Venezuela has been heavily politicized by the US-backed opposition led by Juan Guaido , recognized by many Western countries as an "interim president" of Venezuela. Venezuelan U.N. Ambassador Samuel Moncada said he had been expecting such a move from the United States and Venezuela had been campaigning for months to ensure support for Maduro.

by | April 12, 2019 | 03:00

A statement from prosecutors to news outlets says details of the case will be released Thursday morning by U.S. Attorney Nick Hanna and the Internal Revenue Service in Los Angeles. At one point, Avenatti even considered challenging Trump in 2020. As they say, a grand jury will indict a ham sandwich, so Avenatti still has the opportunity to tell his side of the story to a jury.

by | April 12, 2019 | 02:01

The first one occurred on September 28, 2018 when a U.S. Marine F-35B Lightning II crashed near Beaufort , South Carolina. The aircraft took off from the Misawa air base around 7 p.m. The jets, the Pentagon's most sophisticated 5th generation multi-role stealth fighters and most expensive weapons system, is supposed to replace Japan's fleet of F-15 and aging F-4 fighter planes.

by | April 12, 2019 | 02:14

Dr Ryu Min-hee, one of the counsels on the constitutional court case, said that as long as women can not make their own choices about pregnancy and parenthood, the country "won't be able to establish an equal society in its true sense". But researchers say the social stigma attached to illegal abortions means the actual number could be as high as 500,000 in 2016. But the ruling helps ensure pregnancy is a personal choice, said Lee Ga-hyun, who joined a protest against the law after she saw ...

by | April 12, 2019 | 01:21

Sudanese state television quoted Defense Minister Ahmed Awad Ibn Auf saying a transitional military council would oversee a two-year transitional period until elections are held. Sudan's powerful intelligence service announced on Thursday it was freeing all the country's political detainees, state media said. The military were present on major roads and bridges in Khartoum as thousands of people flocked to an anti-government protest outside the ministry.