School guard sets kids on fire

The attack on the day care facility Gente Inocente (literally "Innocent People", in English) shocked the town of 72,000 in the countryside of Minas Gerais . Rodrigues confirmed the man who was believed to have started the fire died shortly after bei... More..

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U.S. poised to lift longstanding Sudan sanctions
by | Sunday, October 08, 2017

U.S. poised to lift longstanding Sudan sanctions

Human rights groups have raised concerns about Washington's softening stance towards Khartoum. The decision to lift the sanctions and end an economic embargo against Sudan comes after President Donald Trum...More..

Here's what the NRA thinks about regulations on gun bump stocks
by | Sunday, October 08, 2017

Here's what the NRA thinks about regulations on gun bump stocks

Rep. Mark Meadows, R-N.C., chairman of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, said Tuesday he had never heard of a bump stock, even though he owns many guns . The White House says President Donald Trump welcom...More..

Syrian forces draw close to Daesh-held al-Mayadin in east
by | Sunday, October 08, 2017

Syrian forces draw close to Daesh-held al-Mayadin in east

One Syrian Army source, speaking to Al-Masdar News, said that Al-Mayadeen should be fully liberated from IS terrorists within twelve hours. Meanwhile, so-called Syrian Observatory for Human Rights on Fr...More..

Bucs Coach On Nick Folk: We Didn't Think He Was Gonna Suck
by | Sunday, October 08, 2017

Bucs Coach On Nick Folk: We Didn't Think He Was Gonna Suck

If it had been a two-point game, the Buccaneers could have tried a winning field goal on their final drive, rather than running out of clock at the Patriots' 19-yard line. "Jason [Licht] and I had a brief ...More..

JD Martinez takes Clayton Kershaw deep
by | Sunday, October 08, 2017

JD Martinez takes Clayton Kershaw deep

Kershaw struck out 7 Diamondbacks and held Arizona to 5 hits over 6 1/3 innings in Los Angeles on Friday, but four of those hits were solo home runs by A.J. "I just felt like they had a really good game p...More..

DOJ Announces Renewed Focus on Violent-Crime Fighting Program
by | Sunday, October 08, 2017

DOJ Announces Renewed Focus on Violent-Crime Fighting Program

His Justice Department (DOJ), he said , will no longer treat Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act-which bans discrimination on the basis of sex-as covering transgender people. The memo itself does not ...More..

by | Sunday, October 08, 2017

Warm, humid and uncomfortable tonight. Showers move in early and often Sunday

As the morning wears on, the clouds should break for some sunshine and only a 30 percent chance of rain during the rest of the daylight hours. That's up from 67 percent just last week. As Tropical Storm Nate ma...More..

S. Korea, US agree to begin process to amend FTA
by | Sunday, October 08, 2017

S. Korea, US agree to begin process to amend FTA

The United States and South Korea, at a second special session meeting under the U.S. -Korea free trade agreement, agreed to address implementation issues - and potential amendments to the deal - in the near fu...More..

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka 2nd Test Day 1: Karunaratne's 133
by | Sunday, October 08, 2017

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka 2nd Test Day 1: Karunaratne's 133

It will be the first time that the Lankans play with a pink ball Test, besides being upbeat after winning the first Test by 21 runs. Herath exposed the nominal hosts' new batting line-up, shorn of batting great...More..

by | Sunday, October 08, 2017

Turkey launches military operation in Syria's Idlib: Erdogan

Turkey said on Thursday that it was prepared to carry out a cross-border operation to retake Syria's northern city of Afrin when necessary. "We are now in the process of taking further steps towards securing ...More..

Trump Says 'Who Knows' About Potential Deal With Schumer On Obamacare
by | Sunday, October 08, 2017

Trump Says 'Who Knows' About Potential Deal With Schumer On Obamacare

On Saturday, Trump dangled the possibility of reaching a deal with Democrats over a new healthcare bill, saying he had reached out to Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer on Friday. As a candidate for the pre...More..

Video Shows Police Detaining Man After Car Collides With Pedestrians in London
by | Sunday, October 08, 2017

Video Shows Police Detaining Man After Car Collides With Pedestrians in London

Mark Ringwood from Emsworth was in the capital this afternoon when a auto ploughed into pedestrians near the Natural History Museum which has left 11 people injured. Police later said that the crash is not rela...More..

Pink Slams Dr. Luke In Interview: 'He's Not A Good Person'
by | Sunday, October 08, 2017

Pink Slams Dr. Luke In Interview: 'He's Not A Good Person'

That is how Kesha managed to release her comeback song "Praying" earlier this year. According to her self-penned submission to Lenny , she is now opting instead to pray for those she feel has done her wrong ...More..

Head, legs of missing journalist found by divers
by | Sunday, October 08, 2017

Head, legs of missing journalist found by divers

Ms Wall, 30, was last seen alive on the evening of 10 August as she departed with Mr Madsen on his self-built 40-tonne submarine, UC3 Nautilus , for a story she was writing about his venture. Madsen remains in...More..

Trump to unveil new responses to Iranian 'bad behavior': White House
by | Sunday, October 08, 2017

Trump to unveil new responses to Iranian 'bad behavior': White House

However, stories are still doing the rounds that Trump and Tillerson's relationship has been damaged beyond fix due to clashes over Iran and North Korea policy. Pressed further, the spokeswoman stressed that ...More..

'With GST relief, Diwali has arrived early for traders'
by | Sunday, October 08, 2017

'With GST relief, Diwali has arrived early for traders'

During his visit to pilgrimage town Chotila a week ago, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi made a mockery of development claims of the BJP-ruled Governments at the Centre as well as in Gujarat. A grand airpor...More..

TV Journalist Says Harvey Weinstein Masturbated In Front Of Her
by | Sunday, October 08, 2017

TV Journalist Says Harvey Weinstein Masturbated In Front Of Her

Sivan said she reluctantly accepted the offer, with her friend remarking that if she wasn't back in 10 minutes she would come get her. Democratic lawmakers have rushed to distance themselves from the vetera...More..

Collegium to make reasons for judge appointments, transfers public
by | Sunday, October 08, 2017

Collegium to make reasons for judge appointments, transfers public

Arkansas , and provides that judges elected in majority-black judicial subdistricts in Arkansas "shall exercise the same powers as all other judges". McKesson-Medical Surgical had filed a request in Pulaski C...More..

Vegas Shooter's Girlfriend Returns to US
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

Vegas Shooter's Girlfriend Returns to US

Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo on Wednesday had said , "You've got to make the assumption he had to have some help at some point". Ms Danley's brother Reynaldo Bustos told ABC News in the USA he conta...More..

Alleged ISIS-Inspired Plot Against NYC Revealed
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

Alleged ISIS-Inspired Plot Against NYC Revealed

Officials said the plot was more "aspirational" than "operational". El Bahnasawy bought bomb-making materials in Canada, and was arrested the same day he came to the United States, the prosecutors said. Both ...More..

Anti-nuclear weapons group ICAN wins Nobel Peace Prize
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

Anti-nuclear weapons group ICAN wins Nobel Peace Prize

In her speech announcing the prize, Berit Reiss-Andersen, the leader of the Norwegian Nobel Committee , said the risk that nuclear weapons might be used was now "greater than it has been for a long time ". Sp...More..

Death Toll Doubles in Puerto Rico, Trump Delivers New Criticism and Praise
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

Death Toll Doubles in Puerto Rico, Trump Delivers New Criticism and Praise

Tensions between Trump and Cruz have been running high in recent days. A prominent bond broker says his clients who are holding Puerto Rican debt are just about "suicidal" after President Trump threatene...More..

US Army Sergeant Likely To Plead Guilty To Desertion
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

US Army Sergeant Likely To Plead Guilty To Desertion

The AP's sources told them that Bergdahl's sentencing phase would start on October 23, and that "U.S. troops who were seriously wounded searching for Bergdahl in Afghanistan are expected to testify". Berg...More..

Las Vegas Shooter Stephen Paddock Stockpiled Weapons For Two Decades
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

Las Vegas Shooter Stephen Paddock Stockpiled Weapons For Two Decades

The Las Vegas massacre is the deadliest mass shooting in modern United States history, overtaking the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando on June 12 a year ago. history. While agents met Danley upon landi...More..

Rep. Ryan Open To Banning 'Bump Stocks' For Weapons
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

Rep. Ryan Open To Banning 'Bump Stocks' For Weapons

The speaker's remarks indicate the possibility that he Republican-controlled Congress could ban "bump stocks" - at a time when many on Capitol Hill are calling for sweeping gun violence mitigation reforms. Pr...More..

IAF ready IAF ready to take on Pakistan, China: Dhanoa
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

IAF ready IAF ready to take on Pakistan, China: Dhanoa

Speaking the annual press conference, Air Chief Birender Singh Dhanoa on Thursday said the full strength of 42 squadrons will be in place only by 2032. After the Pathankot terror attack, we trained 6,000 air fo...More..

King Salman agrees to 'Russia-Islamic World' group meeting in Saudi Arabia
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

King Salman agrees to 'Russia-Islamic World' group meeting in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia's King Salman arrived in Moscow Wednesday with a splash of opulence for the historic visit. Saudi Arabia announced Thursday military deal in which Moscow will deliver its latest S-400 air defe...More..

Team: Vegas gunman may have used legal accessory to maximize carnage
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

Team: Vegas gunman may have used legal accessory to maximize carnage

The US authorities would have to "immediately" check wher apparatus for conversion of semi-automatic to fully automatic weapons is equivalent to federal law, it is said in a statement of NRA . Mahoney said i...More..

SC begins hearing plea to reopen Gandhi's murder
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

SC begins hearing plea to reopen Gandhi's murder

An earlier petition of Phadnis seeking reopening of the case was dismissed by a high court earlier. Justices S A Bobde and L Nageswara Rao asked Amarendra Sharan to confirm whether there are pieces of evidenc...More..