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Dad cleared of killing toddler daughter after 7-year-old son confesses

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According to NBC 4 , Sanders' son said that when he was 5 years old, he rolled a heavy pillow onto his sister Ellie's face and couldn't remove it. Doctors reportedly told police that the girl had bruises all over her body and around her eyes, blood behind her ear, and two bite marks on her back that were possibly from an adult. Read More »

Braid chopping: Mobile internet services snapped in Kashmir

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Protests, however, did erupt at various places in Srinagar with people demanding an end to what they alleged was a conspiracy by security agencies behind the braid-chopping incidents. Mobile Internet services were snapped in the afternoon as a precautionary measure to avoid any law and order problem, officials said. Rumours of braid chopping that began from Kulgam in south Kashmira, observers said, could now provide an opportunity to anti-social elements to give a political dimension to ... Read More »

PM's two-day visit begins; several development projects to be inaugurated

He is also scheduled to visit his birth place Vadnagar . PM Modi had also visited Gujarat on his birthday on September 17. # Marine policing is a sector we are looking at very closely. PMGDISHA is aimed at imparting digital literacy to citizens in rural areas. It will create avenues for livelihood generation, and financial inclusion through digital payments. Read More »

Swedish journalist Kim Wall's decapitated head is found

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Inventor Peter Madsen has said Ms Wall died after being accidentally hit by a heavy hatch on his UC3 Nautillus submarine and he "buried" her at sea. The inventor said he panicked and thought about suicide before deciding instead to dump her body at sea and sink the submarine. Madsen remains in prison while the investigation continues. Read More »

Syria's elite troops capture 50% of Islamic State capital city

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The Observatory said on Thursday that the Syrian army and its allies were only six kilometres from Mayadeen. Moscow strongly escalated on Friday its campaign against the US-led al-Tanf military base in eastern Syria and near the Iraqi border at a time when Russian warplanes supported regime forces that infiltrated in the city of Mayadeen, one of the ISIS strongholds in the east of Deir Ezzor. Read More »

Pyongyang tried to stop autopsy of Kim Jong Nam, Malaysian court told

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Speaking in court, government chemist Raja Subramaniam said he found VX in its pure form and VX precursors on Doan Thi Huong's jumper, which was seen in airport video emblazoned with the word LOL on the front. An 11-page postmortem report conducted two days after Kim Jong Nam's death has been presented as evidence to the court, but the defense on Monday successfully argued for some elements of the report to be expunged, claiming they represented hear-say and were not admissible as evidence. Read More »

Tonga marks World Teachers' Day

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The president who was speaking through the Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, during the World Teachers Day, promised that the dilapidated education sector would be necessarily tackled by his administration in no distant time. World Teachers' Day is a very special day. According to the Unesco Institute of Statistics, the world needs 69 million teachers if we are to achieve universal primary and secondary education by 2030. Read More »

USA civilians report mystery symptoms in Cuba

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The State Department ordered 15 Cuban diplomats Tuesday to leave the United States from its Washington embassy, a move prompted by the mysterious illness affecting US diplomatic personnel and family members in Havana. In a security notice Friday to American citizens, the State Department said Americans who believe they may have symptoms after visiting Cuba should "consult a medical professional". Read More »

20000 students from Puerto Rico can use Florida Virtual School

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The governor of Puerto Rico says the official death toll from Hurricane Maria has been raised from from 16 to 34 peope. "We are going to help the people out", Trump promised. A few days earlier Trump had lashed out at Ms Cruz on Twitter for "poor leadership". "Do you have any idea how many sexy calendars we're going to have to sell just to pay for this?'" Colbert said. Read More »

Farmers stripped and thrashed at police station in Madhya Pradesh

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Bundelkhand is one of the most distressed farm regions in Madhya Pradesh , which saw violent protests in June over the issue of loan waivers . Trouble started when Congressmen led by the former minister wanted to hand over a memorandum to the district collector who refused to meet them and instead sent a sub-divisional magistrate. Read More »

The Wrong Tax Cut At the Wrong Time for the Wrong Reasons

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The discord shows the difficulty of overhauling the complex US tax code. When growth increases or revenues rise after a tax cut, as they did after the 2003 tax cut, the center's progressives attribute it to something else.Partisans can honestly debate economic assumptions, but the Tax Policy Center betrays its bias by making premature guesses based on partisan assumptions . Read More »

Trump sees 'miracle' Puerto Rico survival, ignores critics

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Trump criticized the mayor and her "poor leadership ability" last weekend, tweeting , "The Mayor of San Juan, who was very complimentary only a few days ago, has now been told by the Democrats that you must be nasty to Trump ". POTUS also addressed the devastation the hurricane caused - to him, telling residents, "I hate to tell you Puerto Rico , but you've thrown our budget a little out of whack ". Read More »

What Is a "Bump Stock" And Why Is It so Dangerous?

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Momentum is building for a nationwide ban on "bump stocks" - devices that can increase the rate of fire of semi-automatic weapons - as the National Rifle Association , the White House , Congress and, locally, Gov. "We've reached a tipping point in this country", said CT senator Richard Blumenthal. While she said Congress needs to do its "job", she was likely referencing Republican members of Congress coming up with legislation that isn't "Diane Feinstein's gun control circus", she said. Read More »

House Democrats pushing gun control after Las Vegas mass shooting

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In the wake of the Las Vegas massacre , Governor Jay Inslee is calling for a ban of bump stock attachments; devices used to enable weapons to fire rapidly. "We welcome, certainly, that and conversation on that", she said. "We are now cooperating with the ongoing investigation by local and federal law enforcement in any way we can", Sullivan said. Read More »

ICAI president Nilesh Vikamsey's daughter Pallavi found dead on railway tracks

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According to a senior GRP official, Pallavi Vikamsey had gone missing while returning from Oasis Counsel and Advisory, a law firm at Fort in south Mumbai where she was doing her internship. Meanwhile, Deputy Commissioner of Police (Central Railway) Samadhan Pawar said that Pallavi's parents have ruled out the possibility of any foul play behind their daughter's death. Read More »

First Las Vegas massacre victims named

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Denise Burditus of Martinsville, West Virginia, Rhonda LeRocque of Tewksbury, Massachusetts, and Lisa Romero-Muniz of New Mexico, were also among those killed. "He taught me what real love was". Many sending thoughts and prayers, others even asking if anyone has heard from their loved ones in Vegas. "I want everyone to know what a kind-hearted, loving man he was". Read More »

Defending champ Steele tied at top of Safeway Open

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The greens are firm and fast and you have to be in the fairway but this is the way it is meant to be played I think and it plays very nicely this way. Zac Blair (66) and Tony Finau (65) are two shots further back, while Graham DeLaet (67) and Brian Davis (66) are eight under overall. Emiliano Grillo, who won the event two years ago, was 7 under after a 70. Read More »

Final tally in NZ election opens way for formal coalition talks

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He said he was looking forward to negotiating with NZ First leader Winston Peters and his party. New Zealand's ruling National party has lost two seats on special votes while Labour and the Greens have each picked up one, but Prime Minister Bill English is still confident he can negotiate a fourth term. Read More »

ALDS Game 2 Prediction: Can Yankees even series at Indians? 10/6/17

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Santana gave Minnesota's lead right back to the Yankees in the first on a three-run homer. He's now seen how they want to pitch him, which means the Indians may have to make adjustments. For fans at the game, it was impossible to miss the heavy police presence and, after what happened in Las Vegas, it was welcomed by many . "I put us in a hole we weren't able to climb out of". Read More »

Las Vegas gunman's 'person of interest' girlfriend arrives in US

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The authorities in Las Vegas revised the death toll down from 59 on Tuesday evening, saying that one of the bodies was that of the gunman. They also claimed Ms Danley had been sent $127,000 (£95,000). Marilou Danley landed at Los Angeles International Airport Tuesday at 7:17 p.m. PT on Philippine Air Flight 102, multiple law enforcement sources tell ABC News. Read More »

FCC Approves $77M Advance for Puerto Rico Recovery

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On Monday she'll start collecting supplies which will be shipped to Puerto Rico in partnership with "United for Puerto Rico", an initiative started by Puerto Rico's first lady. You know, being an "island that is surrounded by water", Trump said. When he finally did, he blamed the island for its own problems, citing debt and poor infrastructure as some sort of justification for his inept response-as if they even relate. Read More »