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Shark Bites Man In North Carolina

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Williams said the man eventually won the struggle, but the shark was released unharmed. WTVC reports the fisherman was part of a group that films adventures for a new generation of outdoorsmen. Read More »

New Windows 10 Nagware 'Encourages' Users to Update

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Part of the problem here is that, even though Windows 10 was supposed to make updates automatic, there are still a lot of people stuck on the original version of Windows 10, which is now at its " end of service ". "In [Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 16232], we're making it easier for you to protect valuable data from malicious apps and threats, such as ransomware". Read More »

Reportan ocho heridos tras tiroteo en mezquita de Aviñón, Francia

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A unos cincuenta metros de distancia, una familia de cuatro que se encontró en su apartamento en el segundo piso de un edificio también recibió la metralla. El hombre, un armenio de 43 años, arremetió con su 4x4 contra las barreras y las rejas que protegían a la mezquita , antes de chocar contra otros vehículos que salían de la sede religiosa, sin causar heridos . Read More »

At some stations, Hindi is 'invisible'

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Signages in Hindi in at least two of the metro stations in the city have been masked, following the protest by pro-Kannada activists and social media users against "imposition" of the language. "Based on our assessment we have provided extra security to a few stations, we haven't asked the metro corporation to cover any signboard", NDTV quoted police officer Anucheth as saying. Read More »

SC allows Kolkata woman to abort 23-week-old foetus

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The apex court sought the Centre's intervention on this petition as delay in amending the MTP Act to allow women to abort terminally ill foetuses. Taking into account the report of the seven-member medical board set up by the West Bengal government on its direction, a vacation bench of Justices AM Sapre and SK Kaul said it has perused the report. Read More »

Supreme Court stays Madras High Court order on loan waiver

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The decision comes at a time when most of the state governments have given a waiver to the struggling farmers amid the drought situation. The high court order was passed on a petition filed by P. The Court noted that that state government was already single-handedly shouldering the burden of Rs 5,780 crore and another waiver would mean an additional burden of Rs 1,980.33 crore. Read More »

Xi told Trump US-China ties hit by 'negative factors': state media

Since Donald Trump has taken the seat as America's President, the only threat to America is North Korea which has threatened to launch a fully fledged nuclear war. And he said China doesn't manipulate its currency. "China-U.S. ties have somewhat cooled a bit from their giddy heights after the Mar-a-Lago summit", said Jia Qingguo, dean of Peking University's diplomacy department and a foreign affairs adviser to the government. Read More »

Teenager killed Katie Rough, 7, 'to see if she was a robot'

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Katie Rough was found on a playing field in Woodthorpe , York on January 9, and died later in hospital. She had been smothered and then cut twice by the Stanley knife. She showed no emotion when she signed and dated a paper indicating a guilty plea for manslaughter and a not guilty plea for murder. Since Katie's death her mum, Alison, said "life will never be the same" and in tribute to her daughter got tattoos in her memory. Read More »

Trump and Merkel to meet ahead of G20

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The Presidency said one of South Africa's primary aims in the G20 is to provide strategic foresight in establishing an economic and global policy platform that will drive and negotiate the best possible outcomes for South Africa, Africa and the developing world. Read More »

Conservative-DUP deal holding up NI power-sharing talks, Sinn Fein says

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Sinn Fein made no criticism of that at the time - and it would have been hard to have done so, given that the legislation was necessary to allow for rates bills which bring in the money to pay for public services - and yet it was a hugely symbolic act which demonstrated Stormont's inferior position to Westminster. Read More »

Astros players make 2017 American League All-Star team

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Last year's kings of the All-Star roster , the Chicago Cubs , got just one player on the NL roster (reliever Wade Davis ) but have a shot at a second, as third baseman Kris Bryant is one of the five finalists for the NL's Final Vote. Louis Cardinals with seven. Correa said that from the time you are a young kid you dream about playing in the All-Star Game at this level. Springer is joined in the American League starting outfield by Mike Trout of the Los Angles Angels of Anaheim and ... Read More »

Spandau Ballet frontman Tony Hadley quits the band

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Hadley's sudden departure has fuelled rumours of a rift behind-the-scenes with his former bandmates Gary and Martin Kemp, Steven Norman and John Keeble. Since then, they have toured the world, headlining the Isle of Wight Festival and producing a documentary about themselves called Soul Boys of the Western World . Read More »

Wildfire grows near Harrison Hot Springs

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This fire is estimated to be 60 hectares and is zero percent contained. Visibility continues to be an issue due to smoke and cloud cover in the area. "They have air tanker support on that fire, including the skimmer crew... and three helicopters", said Coastal Fire Centre information officer Marg Drysdale. Read More »

Piñera y Sánchez se impusieron en las primarias de Chile

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Por desacuerdos entre los partidos que la integran, la oficialista coalición Nueva Mayoría no participa en las primarias y tiene dos candidatos a las presidenciales de noviembre: el senador independiente Alejandro Guillier y la senadora Carolina Goic , abanderada de la Democracia Cristiana. Read More »

Holocaust memorial defaced in New Jersey

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He also reminded the public of the $10,000 reward from the state for information that leads to a bias crime conviction. The incident occurred after seven couples in the local Jewish community, including the rabbi and his wife, were arrested on suspicion of lying about their incomes in order to receive public welfare benefits. Read More »

Reliance Jio Summer Surprise to end soon; what's next?

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And finally, users of "Plan 525" and "Plan 725" will now receive 3GB and 5GB of data respectively, as compared to 500MB and 1GB of data they used to get. Here too, the method of checking expiry date is the same. Reliance Jio , on the other hand, offers 30GB of 4G data for Rs 309 and 60GB of 4G data with a daily FUP of 2GB for Rs 509, for its postpaid users. Read More »

Now Gove hints 1% cap on NHS pay could be lifted

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On Sunday Environment Secretary Michael Gove, said that the government "should listen to the pay review bodies who govern each individual area of public sector pay ", and that ministers should respect the "integrity" of the pay review process. Read More »

National Hurricane Center monitoring disturbance in Atlantic — FIRST ALERT WEATHER

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The Atlantic hurricane season runs through November 30. "We have plenty of time to watch it;" he said. It's a bit unusual for Atlantic storms to form this early, as they usually pass through in August and September, forecasters say. "Environmental conditions are expected to be conducive for some gradual development of this system during the next several days while it moves generally westward at about 10 miles per hour", forecasters said in a statement. Read More »

Two men charged after trying to 'smuggle 79 handguns into the UK'

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Weapons were found hidden in adapted engine blocks. No further action will be taken against six Polish nationals arrested in Coquelles - four women aged 58, 41, 17 and 15 and two men aged 26 and 22. Police believe the haul was "destined for the streets of London" and intended for criminal use. "Our recent threat assessment highlights that handguns are still commonly favoured by some criminal groups in the UK". Read More »

World nuclear powers improve their bombs while reducing arsenals

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In May, North Korea conducted what was described by experts as its most successful missile test to date , with the country claiming that it could carry a large nuclear warhead and that it put the USA mainland within "sighting range". Both countries have introduced extensive modernization programmes, with the U.S. planning to spend 400 billion dollars by 2026 on maintaining and updating its nuclear arsenal. Read More »

Mayor Marries Crocodile In Amazing Ceremony

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According to the legend, conflict between the groups ended when the son of the king of the Chontales and the daughter of the king of the Huales fell in love and eventually got married, local media reports. Whoever happens to be mayor of San Pedro Huamelula must observe the unusual tradition each year in order to bring local farmers and fishermen luck. Read More »

Sen. Sasse: Trump's War With Media 'Trying to Weaponize Distrust'

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During his interview with CNN, the Nebraskan senator argued that the president's behavior on social media may have an effect on the basic rights of the American people. Trump used the same language in February, tweeting, "The FAKE NEWS media (failing @nytimes, @NBCNews, @ABC, @CBS, @CNN) is not my enemy, it is the enemy of the American People!" He said without differing opinions in journalism, people can end up in "echo chambers and silos of people that already believe only what they believe". Read More »