Baby born four years after parents death in China

The newspaper explained how the lack of precedent for a case of this kind had forced the couple's parents to go through a legal minefield before the surrogacy could proceed. There was no precedent as to whether they could inherit their children's fro... More..

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Liverpool targeting Champions League final, hope to avoid Real Madrid - Dejan Lovren
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Liverpool targeting Champions League final, hope to avoid Real Madrid - Dejan Lovren

His team started in a similar manner to how Liverpool had played the previous Wednesday. 'In a one-off game like the final in Kiev, I definitely think Liverpool can beat Real but, over two legs, it will b...More..

Trump Deputy National Security Adviser Resigns
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Trump Deputy National Security Adviser Resigns

She will leave the Trump administration effective April 27. "The Administration thanks Dr. Schadlow for her service and leadership in crafting the President's "America First" National Security Strategy". Bolt...More..

Police cuts not to blame for rise in violent crime: Rudd
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Police cuts not to blame for rise in violent crime: Rudd

Home Secretary Amber Rudd today unveils a major crackdown on rising gang violence as a leaked Home Office report says her own department's cuts to police "may have encouraged" violent offenders. Reforms were ...More..

Man hurt himself fleeing police in arrest in Cassidy
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Man hurt himself fleeing police in arrest in Cassidy

She also said police officers are not required to ask any driver for renewal of tint glass permit. Shunichi Kuryu, the agency's commissioner-general, told a news conference in Tokyo that it is also the first ca...More..

Syria hit by another chemical strike?
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Syria hit by another chemical strike?

The April 9 Israeli attack on the Syrian Arab Air Force's (SyAAF) Tiyas airbase near Homs, also known as the T-4 airbase, was needed not only to divert public attention away from the victories of Syrian governm...More..

Global weapons watchdog sending team to investigate Syria gas attack
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Global weapons watchdog sending team to investigate Syria gas attack

The vote on Tuesday afternoon in the 15-member Security Council was 12 in favour, Bolivia joining Russian Federation in voting no, and China abstaining. The White House sharply rejected any suggestion that Tr...More..

Pompeo cites Russian aggression, says diplomacy must go on
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Pompeo cites Russian aggression, says diplomacy must go on

According to his prepared remarks obtained Wednesday by Fox News from a senior Trump administration official, Pompeo will chastise Russian Federation for acting "aggressively" and emphasize that the national ...More..

by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Takeaways from Mark Zuckerberg's second testimony to Congress

Diamond and Silk - two African-American pro-Trump vloggers - came up a handful of times throughout the hearing as representatives questioned why Facebook has been censoring the pair's content as of late. D...More..

Syria 'chemical attack': Trump cancels Latin America trip
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Syria 'chemical attack': Trump cancels Latin America trip

In April previous year, the United States attacked a Syrian air base with cruise missiles after concluding that the government of President Bashar al-Assad used chemical weapons against civilians. The v...More..

Decision on Possible Syria Strikes to Be Announced Within Days, Macron Says
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Decision on Possible Syria Strikes to Be Announced Within Days, Macron Says

In addition, the report goes on to add that France will be consulting with the United States and Britain on what to do next. "Since the start of the conflict in Yemen, France has adopted a very specific p...More..

Kentucky cigarette tax backers see new hope in Bevin veto
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Kentucky cigarette tax backers see new hope in Bevin veto

House Bill 366 has come under criticism from Democrats and analysts who say that it favors the wealthy and corporations, reported CNN affiliate WKYT . The tax overhaul would flatten Kentucky's corporate and pe...More..

Could Dec be presenting Britain's Got Talent without Ant this year?
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Could Dec be presenting Britain's Got Talent without Ant this year?

Later on in tonight's show, Paloma Faith will be doing the "End of the Show Show" and The Script will also perform a sing along live. Accompanied by Stephen Mulhern and Scarlett Moffat, Dec will be presenti...More..

ISRO to launch another satellite tomorrow; here are more details
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

ISRO to launch another satellite tomorrow; here are more details

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has congratulated the scientists of ISRO on the successful launch of the navigation satellite IRNSS-1I. The 1,425 kg IRNSS-1I was the second satellite sent up as replac...More..

Nuggets lose to Minnesota in overtime, eliminated from National Basketball Association playoff contention
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Nuggets lose to Minnesota in overtime, eliminated from National Basketball Association playoff contention

The Nuggets are capable of getting the win if they execute these keys to the game. The final score was 112-106. Butler had 31 while Karl-Anthony Towns had 26 points and 14 rebounds. After the game, the Nug...More..

Syria invites inspectors to alleged chemical attack site
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Syria invites inspectors to alleged chemical attack site

Accusing Damascus, the U.S. then launched several dozen Tomahawk cruise missiles at a Syrian air base, taking the lives of about 20 people including both Syrian soldiers and civilians. The organization is made ...More..

Kerala to hold finance ministers meet to discuss terms in Finance Commission
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Kerala to hold finance ministers meet to discuss terms in Finance Commission

The ministers of Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Puducherry have confirmed their participation, while Telangana is yet to confirm participation. The workshop was called by state finance minister Thoma...More..

Seven Myanmar soldiers jailed for Rohingya killings uncovered by reporters
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Seven Myanmar soldiers jailed for Rohingya killings uncovered by reporters

The bloody incident in Inn Din village on 2 September is the only atrocity to which the military has admitted during its violent crackdown in northern Rakhine state, which has forced some 700,000 Rohingya to fl...More..

Moon urges efforts to improve S. Korea-Japan ties
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Moon urges efforts to improve S. Korea-Japan ties

The DPRK and South Korea have been improving relations since the beginning of the year and the leaders of the two sides are scheduled to hold a summit meeting on April 27, which will be the first in over 10 y...More..

FBI Sought Trump 'Access Hollywood' Tape Records in Michael Cohen Raid
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

FBI Sought Trump 'Access Hollywood' Tape Records in Michael Cohen Raid

Previous reports said Federal Bureau of Investigation agents in the search had sought records on payments to Stormy Daniels and to another woman who claimed she had an affair with Trump. The new details f...More..

Pruitt's security expenses questioned in internal EPA docs
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Pruitt's security expenses questioned in internal EPA docs

Secret Service, show there were no credible threats to justify the level of security the EPA is providing to Pruitt. Tom Udall said the mounting allegations against Pruitt mean "it is time for his imperial te...More..

by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

WashPost: Evidence Suggests Nerve Gas Used in Syria Attack

Trump's focus on Tuesday, at least publicly, was not on Syria - it was on the special counsel's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election and whether the president's campaign coordinated ...More..

USA takes Chad off travel ban list
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

USA takes Chad off travel ban list

Chad nationals will therefore again be able to receive visas for travel to the United States. "The president announced today that Chad has raised its security standards to meet important baseline USA nation...More..

Kashmir Toll Rises: Soldier, Civilians Die in Ongoing Encounter
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Kashmir Toll Rises: Soldier, Civilians Die in Ongoing Encounter

During the initial exchange of gunfire, three security force personnel received grievous injuries, sources said adding that they were rushed to Srinagar's 92 Base Army hospital where one of the injured Army...More..

Report Says Mo. Gov. 'Coerced' Woman To Have Non-Consensual Oral Sex
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Report Says Mo. Gov. 'Coerced' Woman To Have Non-Consensual Oral Sex

Meanwhile, Republican Attorney General Josh Hawley has opened an investigation into the Greitens campaign's use of a nonprofit donor list, an issue also being probed by the House committee and the St. This inci...More..

Los Angeles prosecutors review Kevin Spacey sex assault case
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Los Angeles prosecutors review Kevin Spacey sex assault case

The Los Angeles County district attorney's office is reviewing a case of alleged sexual abuse involving Oscar-winning actor Kevin Spacey , officials said Wednesday. The Old Vic theater said it has received 2...More..

Trump Tells Russia: 'Get Ready' For US Missiles Striking Syria
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Trump Tells Russia: 'Get Ready' For US Missiles Striking Syria

The Jersey Evening Post quotes an Intertrust spokesperson, Hendrik Dewit, as saying that the company took the monitoring of its clients' backgrounds "very seriously" and that it runs "nightly checks on our cli...More..

Can't compel forces to procure indigenous weapons: Nirmala Sitharaman
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Can't compel forces to procure indigenous weapons: Nirmala Sitharaman

Defence Expo India 2018, an event to showcase the country's defence manufacturing capabilities, would formally be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Thiruvidanthai , Chennai , on Thursday. Ms. S...More..

Netflix Takes Action and Pulls Out of Cannes
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Netflix Takes Action and Pulls Out of Cannes

But we will continue to support all films and all filmmakers. This follows the fest's rule change previous year that no movies would be allowed to screen in competition going forward if they were not releas...More..

Trump warns Russian Federation to 'get ready' for USA strike on Syria
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Trump warns Russian Federation to 'get ready' for USA strike on Syria

He suggested that the American rockets would evade Russian air defences because they're "nice and new and 'smart'". Donald Trump has warned Russian Federation in an incendiary tweet to "get ready" for U.S...More..

Pope Admits 'Grave Errors' In Chile Sex Abuse Scandal
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Pope Admits 'Grave Errors' In Chile Sex Abuse Scandal

The letter comes after a report detailing interviews with those affected. At the time, Francis said that he was convinced of Barros' innocence and demanded "proof" of abuse before he would speak out against...More..

Azerbaijan's Aliyev on track to win fourth term as president
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Azerbaijan's Aliyev on track to win fourth term as president

Azerbaijan strongman Ilham Aliyev on Wednesday secured a fourth consecutive term in a snap election boycotted by the main opposition parties, exit polls showed. The changes drew criticism from Council of Euro...More..

Palestinian in Israeli sniper video denies instigating violence
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Palestinian in Israeli sniper video denies instigating violence

In response to the video, which was first tweeted Monday by Or Heller, a military correspondent for Israel's Channel 10 News, the army said the clip was not from the recent protests but an incident that too...More..

Texas Border Patrol agent charged in deaths of woman, child
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Texas Border Patrol agent charged in deaths of woman, child

Mexican nationals can be sent back across the border only if they are properly repatriated through the Mexican consulate, a process that includes fingerprinting and confirming the person's identity, according t...More..

Trump anger over Federal Bureau of Investigation raids sparks speculation of Mueller firing
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Trump anger over Federal Bureau of Investigation raids sparks speculation of Mueller firing

Monday's raid wasn't carried out by the special counsel but, rather, by agents working for the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of NY. Under Justice Department regulations, only Deputy Attorney ...More..

Tracking small storm today; warmer rest of the week
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Tracking small storm today; warmer rest of the week

At this point, little to no accumulation is expected - but you'll certainly FEEL the difference outside. They wrap up a bit before daybreak. Partly cloudy to mostly sunny today with slightly warmer temperatur...More..

Tom Watson tweets congratulatory message to Masters victor Patrick Reed
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Tom Watson tweets congratulatory message to Masters victor Patrick Reed

That walk up 18 on Sunday resulted in the most delicate two-putt par of his life, the par that closed out a 71 that left him not just one shot better than Fowler, but the new Masters champion. "I've tried t...More..

Adulterated alcohol kills 82 in Indonesia's Java island
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Adulterated alcohol kills 82 in Indonesia's Java island

The deaths were recorded in Indonesia's capital, Jakarta, West Java and in the eastern province of Papua. At least 82 people have died in Indonesia from consuming toxic bootleg alcohol in the past two weeks, ...More..

Israel defence minister says sniper filmed shooting Palestinian 'deserves medal'
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Israel defence minister says sniper filmed shooting Palestinian 'deserves medal'

It said the soldiers involved in the filming will be dealt with. Avigdor Lieberman said the soldier who videotaped the shooting should be reprimanded, but praised the sniper himself. Other images and vide...More..

Israeli envoy to Russian Federation summoned following reported airstrike on Syria
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Israeli envoy to Russian Federation summoned following reported airstrike on Syria

However, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu threatened that Israel will attack whoever threatened it. Russian Federation has been playing a decisive role in Syria's war, lending crucial support to S...More..

Oil-Services Investors Yawn at Latest US Sanctions on Russian Federation
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Oil-Services Investors Yawn at Latest US Sanctions on Russian Federation

The ruble-traded MICEX index fell 8.5 per cent. The actions of Russian group have lost 50.43% of ir value on Hong Kong Stock Exchange, where company is quoted by Oleg Deripaska, one of seven Russian oligarchs...More..

Security Council deadlocks again on Syria chemical attacks
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Security Council deadlocks again on Syria chemical attacks

Citing information previously released by local health organisations, WHO said that around 500 people presented to health facilities exhibited "signs and symptoms consistent with exposure to toxic chemicals...More..

Loud blasts heard in Riyadh as Saudi Arabia intercepts missile
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Loud blasts heard in Riyadh as Saudi Arabia intercepts missile

The Houthis and their allies have used the drones to disable Patriot missile defence systems deployed by Saudi-led forces in Yemen , said vehicle. The Houthi movement said earlier it had launched a drone s...More..

Missing Cameroon athletes could be 'seeking greener pastures'
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Missing Cameroon athletes could be 'seeking greener pastures'

Nso said the first three athletes left on Sunday night, with two others declared missing on Monday and a further three leaving the village on Tuesday night. The Olympian also urged the Athletics Federation of N...More..

Countries Sign Declaration For European Blockchain Partnership
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Countries Sign Declaration For European Blockchain Partnership

Discussions focused on how the technology can shape the future of Europe and building a strong Digital Single Market . In the past one year, major progress has been made towards a Digital Single Market . A...More..

Bruce McArthur, Alleged Toronto Serial Killer, Faces 7th Murder Charge
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Bruce McArthur, Alleged Toronto Serial Killer, Faces 7th Murder Charge

Including Faizi, all seven men vanished between 2010 and 2017. McArthur was initially charged with two counts of first-degree murder for the deaths of Selim Esen, 44, and Andrew Kinsman, 49, when he was arres...More..

Lafayette police release sketch of suspect in Coal Creek Trail sex assault
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Lafayette police release sketch of suspect in Coal Creek Trail sex assault

Police ask that anyone who recognizes the suspect by the sketch or the description call Detective Corporal Stacy Hendershott at 303-661-1402. According to a probable cause statement presented to a judge Tuesd...More..

Team CC won more than a national championship
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Team CC won more than a national championship

The fact that Team CC was able to roll as strongly as it did despite an injury to Hancock's Alex Nordstrom and a suspension to Hancock's Teddy Perrault said a lot about the depth of the group and the effort t...More..

by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Iran sets rial's exchange rate to the United States dollar amid record low

Some officials have blamed Iran's regional rivals, including US-backed Saudi Arabia and the UAE, for limiting Tehran's access to dollars. Iran has given that long its own influence on Syria, something Israe...More..

Texas Border Town Police Chief Welcomes National Guard
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Texas Border Town Police Chief Welcomes National Guard

But despite the sight of a caravan of migrants headed toward the United States, the U.S. Border Patrol says the number of people crossing illegally from Mexico is at its lowest point in nearly 50 years. Abbott ...More..