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El Salvador rape victim jailed 30 years for stillbirth

El Salvador rape victim jailed 30 years for stillbirth Hernandez insists that she only realised she had given birth after the fact, when her mother took her to hospital with severe abdominal pain. Hernandez, who at the time was 18, was in her third trimester, but hadn't realised that she was pregnant. [Full Article...]

Sen. Cruz's Plan Seen as Path to Possibly Passing GOP Health Bill

Sen. Cruz's Plan Seen as Path to Possibly Passing GOP Health Bill That means that while Cruz is already trying to shore up support across the state for his re-election bid in 2018, promising to destroy his constituents' access to health care - and having the audacity to mock those who don't want him to do so - is not exactly a winning strategy for him. [Full Article...]

Too Much Fan Service Can Make a Game Tasteless; Zelda DLC Feedback

Too Much Fan Service Can Make a Game Tasteless; Zelda DLC Feedback Speaking at Japan Expo (and reported by Nintendo of Europe), Eiji Aonuma has now cleared that up, saying "you'll still play as Link". Nintendo will be releasing Amiibos based on the other four Champions alongside the DLC but the in-game content related to them is now unknown. [Full Article...]

Evacution Warnings Issued as Alamo Fire Grows to 300 Acres

Evacution Warnings Issued as Alamo Fire Grows to 300 Acres Only local traffic to Cuyama would be allowed through, California Highway Patrol officials said. Evacuation warnings were issued for Tepusquet Blazing Saddles area. Hot temperatures Friday fueled the Alamo Fire northeast of Santa Maria near Twitchell Reservoir, which reached 250 acres by mid-afternoon, according to a Cal Fire tweet. [Full Article...]

Honda Just Joined Forces With Hitachi For A £34m Electric Motor Venture

Honda Just Joined Forces With Hitachi For A £34m Electric Motor Venture FMR LLC boosted its stake in shares of Honda Motor Company by 107.1% in the fourth quarter. Birmingham Capital Management Co. Inc. Finally, Raymond James Trust N.A. Shares of Honda Motor Company (HMC) opened at 27.32 on Wednesday. The firm had revenue of $3,763.40 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3,670.98 billion. [Full Article...]

United States to conduct test of THAAD missile defence system

United States to conduct test of THAAD missile defence system According to him, "The President and Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, have been very clear that we are leading with diplomatic and economic efforts". He, however, included that these efforts would be reinforced by military capabilities. "We will use them if we must, but we prefer not to have to go in that direction", Ambassador Haley said Wednesday at an emergency meeting of the U.N. [Full Article...]

One Year Later: Former Dallas Police Chief Reflects on Service and Risk

The number of officer deaths in the line of duty is up 18 percent in 2017 from this time past year. Of those , 19 were Texas law enforcement. It goes down in history as the deadliest day for law enforcement since 9/11 with five officers dead and nine others injured. [Full Article...]

Bride dies in helicopter crash on way to church

Bride dies in helicopter crash on way to church Moments before the helicopter crashed. The accident was caught in a video and was released yesterday (July 5) by a Brazilian news company, G1 Official . Eight fire engines rushed to the scene but the passengers could not be saved. Her fiancée, Udirley Damasceno was left waiting at the wedding venue - unaware of her partner's fate. [Full Article...]

Woman accused of fatally stabbing husband, 4 children appears in court

Woman accused of fatally stabbing husband, 4 children appears in court When the judge listed the charges she faces - five counts of malice murder , five counts of murder and six counts of aggravated assault - Martinez shook her head "no" and wagged her finger at him. Authorities in Georgia contacted Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), who said that Martinez "is a Mexican national who illegally entered the United States and is in the country unlawfully". [Full Article...]

Minimum wage set to drop back to $7.70 in Missouri

Minimum wage set to drop back to $7.70 in Missouri Louis minimum-wage work, told CBS News . But business groups challenged the ordinance, which led to a two-year legal battle that ended up in the Missouri Supreme Court. Senate Democrats managed to stall passage of the minimum-wage measure until the last day of session, when GOP leaders finally used a procedural move they often avoid to force a vote. [Full Article...]

Southeast Fire Centre issues campfire ban, effective immediately

Southeast Fire Centre issues campfire ban, effective immediately A fast-moving wildfire has forced as many as 3,600 people to leave their homes in central British Columbia as another community was added to an evacuation order Friday. The fire was listed as 15 square kilometres in size late Friday afternoon. Thirty-three homes in the direct path of the fire were ordered to evacuate shortly after the fire started. [Full Article...]

Waymo drops most patent claims in auto tech fight with Uber

Waymo drops most patent claims in auto tech fight with Uber The patents are not actually Waymo's main concern in this lawsuit - the company claims Uber stole trade secrets relating to its self-driving LiDAR technology when it hired former Alphabet employees previous year. In addition to the patent claims, Waymo is also suing Uber over alleged trade secret violations and unfair competition. U.S. District Judge William Alsup in San Francisco has asked ... [Full Article...]

California to host Global Climate Action Summit in 2018

California to host Global Climate Action Summit in 2018 In fact, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has said the United States may still meet the targets despite Mr Trump, Energy Secretary Rick Perry , and EPA chief Scott Pruitt who do not think regulating human behaviour and the coal industry will help the environment. [Full Article...]

'Morning Joe' Slams Trump's Poland Speech Opening: 'One of the Worst Ever'

'Morning Joe' Slams Trump's Poland Speech Opening: 'One of the Worst Ever' Morning Joe and the rest of the MSNBC lineup, as well as much of cable news landscape, has already been enjoying a helluva year. According to The Hollywood Reporter , being the target of presidential ire could have worked in Morning Joe's favor, as the morning show's ratings surged ahead of the holiday weekend. [Full Article...]

84 snakes, 8 alligators found at California home where cobra escaped

84 snakes, 8 alligators found at California home where cobra escaped There were between five and eight alligators, a gila monster, snapping turtles and dozens of snakes in the Thousand Oaks residence, located at 1317 Rancho Lane, said DACC Director of Animal Care and Control Marcia Mayetta. A search warrant was served at the two properties after the investigation sparked by the second snake sighting. Officials with the County of Los Angeles Department of An... [Full Article...]

With New Boss, Justice Department Now Supports Texas Voter ID Law

With New Boss, Justice Department Now Supports Texas Voter ID Law Plaintiffs in the suit - which include minority lawmakers, minority rights groups and private citizens - have asked Ramos to create her own remedies to the voter ID law, which she has twice ruled discriminatory. Under the Trump administration, the DOJ backed off its previous argument that Texas passed the voter ID law to purposefully discriminate. In 2016, the 5th U.S. [Full Article...]

Malala Yousafzai finishes high school, celebrates by joining Twitter

Malala Yousafzai finishes high school, celebrates by joining Twitter In her second tweet, she wrote that today was the last day of her school and first day on Twitter . "I enjoyed my school years, and I am excited for my future", she wrote in her blog . Ms Yousafzai tweeted it was her last day of school and her first day on Twitter. Malala, who will receive her A-level results this summer, won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2014 alongside Kailash Satyarthi. [Full Article...]

Alligator seen chewing on body in Everglades

Alligator seen chewing on body in Everglades The dead is said to be the pilot who was the lone passenger in the plane. The logo on the plane reveals that it is owned by Dean International Flight Training & Aircraft Rentals. The same plane was forced to make an emergency landing on a highway in December 2015, WPLG reported. The incident is now being investigated by the Federal Aviation Administration and National Transportation Safety Boa... [Full Article...]

Hawaii asks Ninth Circuit appeals court to protect grandparents from travel ban

Hawaii asks Ninth Circuit appeals court to protect grandparents from travel ban District Judge Derrick Watson denied a request brought by a coalition of 16 states plus the District of Columbia to clarify the scope of exemptions to the travel ban provided by the Supreme Court's June 26 ruling allowing partial enforcement of the ban. [Full Article...]

Canada apologises to ex-Guantanamo inmate, pays compensation

Canada apologises to ex-Guantanamo inmate, pays compensation The Canadian government in a statement Friday said the settlement details are confidential, but an official familiar with the deal told the Associated Press that ex-prisoner Omar Khadr was paid 10.5 million Canadian dollars, which is roughly equivalent to $8 million. [Full Article...]


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