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Teen accidentally kills girlfriend while playing with graduation gift


Detectives told the station that Luna's father took Fields to a local shop to pick out the gun for himself. Fields' girlfriend , Lucinda Luna , was lying on a couch across the room from him, Fox 13 reports. As Fields was either playing with the gun or putting it away, it discharged, hitting Luna in the stomach, police say. "She was always smiling, giggling and happy", she told WREG . Read More »

ISIS Claims Responsibility For London Attack


Christine Archibald, originally from Castlegar, British Columbia, is seen in an undated photo released by her family June 4, 2017 after it was announced that she was killed in the London Bridge area attacks. London Bridge and the adjacent train station, as well as nearby Borough subway station, were still closed. Fearless cops managed to shoot down the terrorists before they could commit more carnage, but two police officers are in a "serious condition" following the rampage. Read More »

Trump denounces 'horrific attack' on London


This morning while addressing the media, Prime Minister Theresa May said the country needs to reevaluate its counterterrorism efforts, as these incidents were the third major terror attack in the country within three months. President Donald Trump is criticizing London's mayor on Twitter after he sought to reassure residents about a stepped-up police presence on city streets following a deadly attack there. Read More »

Corbyn cuts Tories' poll lead again

Opinion polls have shown Corbyn's Labour catching up fast with May's Conservative Party, putting into doubt her gamble that a snap election would boost her majority. In a further blow to the Conservatives on Friday, one of its candidates who beat leading Brexit figure Nigel Farage in the 2015 parliamentary election, was charged with breaking expenses rules during that campaign. Read More »

Trump offers help on London attacks, touts need for travel ban

Law enforcement officials in major US cities said they were not aware of any threats but were on alert. A Canadian national was among those killed, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said in a statement. Heaven said he saw armed police arriving on the scene. He and others at the restaurant helped some of the wounded. In response, a spokesperson for the London mayor said Khan "is busy working with the police, emergency services and the government to coordinate the response to this ... Read More »

Textile industry welcomes 5% GST


Apart from this, the GST Council, in the definition of puja samagri, made a decision to exempt religious items such as vibhuti, mala, panchgavya, rudraksh, sacred thread and wooden khadau from GST. Also, input tax credit can be claimed for gold jewellery manufacture. Ahammed said a uniform three per cent tax on gold in India would have a good impact for the gold jewellery trade in the UAE. Read More »

Cleveland Fires Police Officer Who Shot Tamir Rice

But the technical reasoning city officials laid out Tuesday morning show that Rice's killer was sacked for misleading the department on his job application rather than for killing the boy. Officials said Loehmann's firing stemmed from answers he gave on his personal history statement while he was applying for a job with the Cleveland PD - not from his actual conduct on the day he shot Rice. Read More »

India retaliates to cross-LoC fire, 5 Pak soldiers killed: Army


In the previous instance, it had destroyed several Pakistani Army posts in what it said were "punitive attacks". "They were indiscriminately firing 82 mm and 120 mm mortar shells, automatics and small arms". India accuses Pakistan of arming and training the rebels, a charge Islamabad denies. Kashmir has been divided between India and Pakistan since the end of British colonial rule in 1947 but both lay claim to the entire territory. Read More »

Blasts near funeral in Afghan capital, at least 12 dead

Alam Ezadyar is deputy speaker for the upper house of the country's parliament. Wahid Mujro, spokesman for the Public Health ministry, said three explosions rocked a cemetery where Afghan Sen. As the number of victims rose, the United Nations and a host of global allies urged for unity and solidarity. More than 1,000 people chanted slogans calling for the resignation of the government, as well as "death to the Taliban " and "death to Haqqani", the wing of the insurgency believed by ... Read More »

Sri Lankan death toll from mudslides rises to 151

The official death toll was at 183, with another 110 people were listed as missing as of this morning. With more rain expected later Monday, rescuers raced to evacuate villagers from the most vulnerable areas around the country. He said 400 people had volunteered so far for a major clean-up of wells and appealed for donations of water pumps. Some 412 houses were fully damaged with over 4,200 houses suffering partial damage. Read More »

Sri Lanka floods: 90 people dead, India rushes relief material

The death toll in the floods and landslides in Sri Lanka has increased to 100 while 99 persons were reported missing, the Disaster Management Centre said on Saturday. A 2015 World Resources Institute (WRI) report said that river flooding could affect 21 million people and expose $96 billion (85 billion euros) in GDP worldwide each year. Read More »

UP simmers at 48 degrees, no respite in sight


The maximum temperature recorded at Safdarjung observatory was five notches above normal while the temperature recoded at Palam was 47 degrees. According to the MeT department, rain and thundershowers are very likely at few places in the state tomorrow even as heatwave may to prevail at isolated places. Read More »

Trump may not block Comey testimony at key public hearing


He'll likely be asked to recount conversations with Trump about Russian meddling during last year's election and the FBI's investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn. The newspaper noted that it is possible that Trump could change his mind about executive privilege before Thursday , when Comey is set to testify on Capitol Hill. Read More »

Jerry Brown Heads To China For Climate Change Talks

Economists, however, say that the climate deal would likely help create about as many jobs in renewable energy as it might cost in polluting industries. During Trump's speech , the faint sounds of protesters could be heard in the distance banging drums. South Africa's government calls the US pullout "an abdication of global responsibility". Read More »

Trump trade chief rules out U.S. return to TPP

Mr Seko indicated Japan was looking to move beyond the United States decision to pull out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, downplaying Mr Lighthizer's public comment in Vietnam that America wouldn't change its mind about a pact that would've covered 40 per cent of the global economy. Read More »

JK Rowling's brilliant Donald Trump Twitter smack-down over terror attack

British police said two "terrorist incidents" took place in London on Saturday after a van hit pedestrians on London Bridge and several other people were stabbed nearby in Borough Market. "One of the things the police and all of us need to do is ensure that we're as safe as we possibly can be". The force said the men were wearing what looked like suicide vests that turned out to be fake. Read More »

Putin dismisses USA claims about Trump, election

In a CNN interview, Kelly maintained "Sunday Night" would distinguish itself by being "cutting edge" and "a little irreverent". Pictures show the two men at a table for 10 at an event sponsored by Russian television network RT, which French President Emmanuel Macron has denounced as a source of "lying propaganda" in the recent French election. Read More »

Trump tells Middle East to 'drive out' extremists


Mr Trump told leaders at the meeting that he brought "a message of friendship and hope and love", and urged Muslim countries to ensure "terrorists find no sanctuary on their soil". During the Barack Obama era, Iran enjoyed the opportunity to fill the vacuum in the Middle East after the White House abandoned its traditional allies, like Turkey and Saudi Arabia . Read More »

Trump Officially Declines Moving Of American Embassy In Tel Aviv To Jerusalem

During his presidential campaign, Trump had promised Israel that he would move the USA embassy, and had even appointed a United States ambassador who shared the same position. The America-Israel Friendship League (AIFL) said it was "disappointed that there will be a delay in moving the American Embassy to Jerusalem". The office said that it still appreciated Trump's expression of friendship and promise to move the US embassy in the future. Read More »