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Six charged in aftermath of death of UConn student

A fire department supervisor accidentally ran Pally over. Why she chose to sit in front of the bay remains unknown, but police say they've pieced together what ...


French race for president 'is like civil war'

The photos were a re-tweet that showed three executions. Under French law, the maximum penalty for distributing violent images is three years in prison and a ...


Trump says he would have handled administration leaks differently than Sean Spicer

The White House's argument was that, because the encrypted discussions disappear, allegedly never to be seen again, they violate the Presidential Records Act o...


British Songwriter Accuses U2 Of Stealing Song for 'Achtung Baby'

The suit proposes that the songs are too similar for U2 to have accidentally come up with " The Fly " without hearing " Nae Slappin ". He is said to be suing fo...


U.S. government seeks architects for Trump wall

NewsGram brings to you top news around the world today. The presolicitation was posted on FedBizGov.gov, the Federal Business Opportunities website for g...


Police remove 9 families from homes in Ofra ahead of demolition

The demolition was due to go ahead following a High Court order, which found that the homes had been built on private Palestinian land. Hundreds of Israeli ...


Body of missing Sylmar boy found in Los Angeles River

Saturday along the river in Los Feliz, according to the Los Angeles Police Department, however the coroner's office has yet to make an official identification. ...


Toulon boss says O'Connor to be suspended for cocaine bust

Boudjellal said O'Connor's brush with the police had "reopened the debate" as to the extension of his contract. Boudjellal said he was disturbed by the increa...


Muhammad Ali Jr says airport detention made him feel violated

Muhammad Ali's son was detained by immigration officials at a Florida airport and questioned about his ancestry and religion despite identifying himself as the ...


North Korea's Nuclear Program is a US-North Korea Dispute

North Korean Vice-Foreign Minister Ri Kil-song who started the five-day visit will met Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and Vice-Foreign Minister Liu Zhenmin an...


Couple sentenced to prison for disrupting birthday party with confederate flags

Many people from all over this area were so alarmed by this behavior and fearful that something bad was going to happen that they called 911 to report it. Tor...


Chicago restores $15M in frozen funds to low-income schools

CPS filed a civil rights lawsuit on February 14 on behalf of five families and the school board. The district said the school year could end June 1 instead of...


Red lava spurts into the sky as volcano Mount Etna erupts

Streams of orange lava are flowing down the sides of the mountain, which is Europe's largest volcano. Nearby Catania's airport remained open but airport autho...


Corbyn ally warns of plot to destroy the Labour leader

The Baroness replied: "Well I don't accept that, I have just talked to you for some minutes, about what I think has been happening in places like Copeland". Sir...


US News & World Report Names Massachusetts the Best State in America

For each set, U.S. News used the most recent data available as of December 22, 2016. Although Massachusetts ranked near the top for elementary through high sc...


Berlin police ban mosque association with terror links

Amri was accused of ramming a heavily laden truck into crowds at Berlin's popular Breitscheidplatz market on December 19. The federal prosecutor has said that...


The Analysts' Recent Ratings Changes for Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS)

BMO reported net income of $1.53-billion or $2.28 per share, adjusted to exclude one-off items, compared with $1.75 a year earlier. The share price of the com...


Terror raid: Man arrested for developing missiles for ISIS

Zahab was "researching and designing laser warning devices to help warn against incoming guiding munitions used by coalition forces in Syria and Iraq", Colvin s...


Iraqi forces capture key Mosul bridge

Referring to Iraq's Ministry of Migration and Displacement (MoMD), the IOM noted that since February 19 approximately 10,000 people had fled from Mosul to emerg...


USA airstrike kills top Al Qaeda leader in Syria

Al-Masri had ties to senior al-Qaida leaders, including Ayman al-Zawahiri and the late Osama bin Laden, the Pentagon statement added. Masri's death has been con...


12 police killed in Afghan southern province

The infiltrator fled with the Taliban. In other violence, Gul Agha Roohani, the chief of police in eastern Nangarhar province, which borders Pakistan, said Is...


Priest arrested for schoolgirl's rape in Kerala

The woman had lodged a complaint with the Childline that Fr Robin Vadakkancherry raped the girl, a Plus One student, in May, 2016. The 17-year-old girl gave bir...


Russia, China veto United Nations motion on Syria chemical attacks

The resolution, initially sponsored by Britain and France, was recently joined by the new United States administration of President Donald Trump. The Security...


Donald Trump Blames SEAL's Death On Military: 'They Lost Ryan'

Navy SEAL William Ryan Owens became the first member of the military to die under Trump's presidency after the mission went awry and turned into a firefight w...


Liverpool's 2022 Commonwealth Games offer after Durban admits uncertainty

Despite successfully bidding for the Games, South Africa has been unable to come to agreement with the Commonwealth Games Federation over paying for the tourn...


Samsung Chief Charged With Bribery And Embezzlement

Lotte, South Korea's biggest operator of department stores and duty free shops and the fifth-largest chaebol , is suspected of making contributions to the Choi...


Companies behind North Korean spy operation getting removed from register

Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar said police have also taken steps to comply with global regulations with regards to related sanctions and a...


Kellyanne Conway's feet on the couch -- does it really matter?

Donald Trump's senior adviser Kellyanne Conway in the White House. But are the two instances comparable? Putting feet on furniture shows ownership. They als...


Farage calls for ouster of his party's only United Kingdom lawmaker

He has said Mr Farage, who stepped down past year and has since spent much of his time in the United States, should be "re-engaged". "We didn't quite have the...


Wilbur Ross confirmed to lead Commerce Department

Despite opposition from Senate Minority Leader, Chuck Schumer, former Democrat Mr Ross was easily confirmed by a vote of 72-27. A renegotiation of NAFTA is ex...


Is China North Korea's Agent In US Talks?

Informal talks scheduled for next week, between a North Korean delegation and a team of former USA officials, have been canceled after the Trump administration ...


Battle for Mosul: Iraqi forces advance near key area in city's west

The new offensive comes after government forces and their allies finished clearing Islamic State from eastern Mosul last month, confining the insurgents to the ...


Beloved hippo Gustavito brutally attacked in El Salvador zoo

They killed an animal that only entertained us ". Even in El Salvador, a country that has experienced widespread gang violence and averaged 14 murders per day l...


Mini considers moving EV production to Germany amid Brexit concerns

According to a report from The Telegraph , the German car-maker is weighing up its options as to where the new vehicles will be built, ahead of their release i...


Grace Episcopal to host Ash Wednesday services

Wednesday. For centuries, Christians have received a cross of ashes on the face at the beginning of that season as a reminder of mortal failings and an invitati...


99-year-old granny gets arrested as part of bucket list

Oh, and she's handcuffed. 99-year-old Annie, who hails from the town of Nijmegen-Zuid, recently required the cooperation of area authorities to cross "go to j...


Bullet for Bullet Will Not Solve Indo-Pak Issue: Farooq Abdullah

The former union minister said the boys "rendering sacrifices" were not aspiring to be MLAs, MPs or ministers. "They are giving sacrifices to demand their right...


Germany: Man armed with knife drives into crowd in Heidelberg, kills 1

He said that he could not comment on the possible motives for the attack. In December an attacker drove a lorry into a Christmas market in Berlin , killing 1...


Monday forecast: Mostly cloudy; chance of afternoon rain

That night, there is a 50 percent chance of showers, as a cold front passes through. It was a nice, bright Sunday across the region, albeit, much cooler wit...


'La La Land's' Emma Stone discusses Oscars award mix-up

Whatever the story was, at least Emma can celebrate her Best Actress win-which we know is real. She was nominated in the Best Supporting Actress category fo...


Producer Jan Chapman 'devastated' by 'In Memoriam' Oscars flub

Chapman told Variety she had been anxious about just such a mistake, and had asked Patterson's former agency to double check that the Academy had the right ...


Thiem Wins ATP Rio Title

Dominic Thiem put forth a stunning performance in his first week on clay since last July, winning the Rio Open title with a 7-5, 6-4 victory over Pablo Carreno...


Lotte approves handing over Seongju golf course for THAAD

The THAAD deployment initiated by the USA and South Korea seriously undermined regional strategic balance and the strategic security interests of regional cou...


Ticketmaster Leaks the V Festival 2017 Headliners

For the V Festival website see here. The US singer along with rapper Jay Z were announced as headliners for the festival, after it was accidentally reveal...


Iraqi forces capture two west Mosul neighborhoods, key bridge

Current offensives follow on from Iraqi forces' liberation of the Mosul International Airport on Friday, during operations that facilitated current pushes into ...


Egypt negotiates $150m loan from Britain

Egypt is undergoing painful economic adjustments as part of al-Sisi's economic reform measures, with inflation hitting 30% in January in a climate where state r...


Georgian citizens welcome to EU/Schengen zone — EU Commissioner

EU Migration Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos said the decision marked "a historic day for Georgia and its citizens". According to the new regulation, Georg...


Woman deported to Singapore despite 27-year marriage

She added that her brother, Clennell's husband, was seriously ill. "My husband is so stressed". Mrs Clennell spoke to Buzzfeed News while on the plane at ...


White House contacts with Federal Bureau of Investigation take Russian Federation scandal in new direction

About a week ago, Donald Trump starred in his own solo press conference, which turned out to be one more attack against the media. On the national security fr...


Perez wins race to lead national Democrats

Following his election , Perez called for a rules suspension to appoint Congressman Keith Ellison as the Deputy Chair of the DNC. He is the first Latino to h...