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Convicted rapist gets joint custody of victim's 8-year-old son


The maximum sentence for that offense was five years in prison, according to the Michigan Department of Corrections , but Kiessling said he was sentenced to six-and-a-half months in jail before he was released. Kiessling said the issue is in direct violation of a MI law passed in 2016 concerning parental rights of rapists. Requests for comment from the judge, state prosecutors and Kiessling were not immediately returned. Read More »

Institutional Investors Are Betting On Carnival Corp (NYSE:CCL)


The number of shares now owned by investors are 33.79 mln. YorkBridge Wealth Partners LLC grew its holdings in shares of Carnival Corporation by 1.4% during the second quarter. Carnival Corporation had a return on equity of 12.15% and a net margin of 15.53%. Corporate insiders own 0.01% of the company's stock. CCL's EPS growth over the past year exceeded the long-term average of 8.34%, indicating that it delivered a better earnings growth than projected by its track record. Read More »

Heavy Rain Led To Stampede At Elphinstone Road: Railway Probe

The report further stated that a situation aggravated when a vendor's flowers dropped and he shouted "Phul Padla" (meaning flowers fell down in Marathi). A five-member committee constituted to inquire into incident in its report found that heavy rains and large number of people on the railway bridge was the main cause of September 29 stampede. Read More »

Turkey summons USA consulate worker for questioning: Anadolu


Thousands of people waving Turkish and Serbian flags lined the streets of Novi Pazar, in the Sandzak region, where Erdogan arrived with Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic. "But, I have the courage to say I will work in the interest of all nations", he said. He was referring to Metin Topuz, a veteran Turkish employee of the US consulate in Istanbul, who was detained last week for alleged link with the USA -based cleric Fethullah Gulen, blamed by Ankara for having masterminded the failed ... Read More »

Jessica Chambers murder trial


Tellis has pleaded not guilty to the murder. "Horrific burns", Mr Champion said . Tellis' DNA was on Chambers' auto keys, found about 1/8 of a mile away, Champion said. Darla Palmer, defense attorney, told the jury that Champion's information is inconsistent and that the cell phone data in Courtland is unreliable. Tellis' attorneys argued that Chambers told first responders that someone named Eric set her on fire. Read More »

Police to arrest 10 people in LSU fraternity pledge's death


Witnesses told police that the fraternity's pledges were forced to drink to excess on the night before Gruver's death, during a game or initiation ritual called "Bible Study" that required pledges to drink if they incorrectly answered questions about the fraternity. Read More »

Brokerages Set International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) Target Price at $156.85


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Myanmar army systematically expelling Rohingya so they won't return


He told Bahrain News Agency (BNA) that Myanmar's oppressive policy of forcible displacement and massacres against the Rohingya Muslims contravenes all humanitarian values and global conventions. But Sanghera, noting that 11,000 Rohingya crossed into Bangladesh on Monday alone, said: "Clearly it seems that some level of eviction, displacement, forced movement and violence may be continuing". Read More »

EU's Tusk sees next Brexit step in December, not this month


But asked as he walked away if the ball was now in the EU's court, the Frenchman spun round and wagged his finger at a BBC reporter, saying: " Brexit is not a game". The government is no closer to deciding what it wants, said Corbyn. But the Treasury has "no plans" to publish any documents assessing the possible outcomes, the committee was told. Read More »

IN couple finds hidden camera disguised as smoke detector in Airbnb


He took it down and realized that that black hole was a camera recording onto an SD card. Police have recovered pictures and videos from a vacation rental in Florida that had hidden cameras pointing directly at the bed. There was also a similar smoke detector in the unit's living room, WFLA reports. Starnes knows the camera captured him naked in the master bedroom and he's wondering where that video is now. Read More »

Shooter at Las Vegas Music Festival Lived in North Texas


Lombardo appealed for help to locate another person of interest, Marilou Danley, who was traveling with the suspect before the shooting. "We're lost", Paddock said. Sheriff Joseph Lombardo of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department announced Monday morning that over 50 people were dead, and in excess of 400 wounded, warning that number was preliminary. Read More »

Years after sanctioning passive euthanasia, Indian judiciary debates "living will"


They say the government needs to take a careful approach before legalising passive euthanasia when the measures to prolong the life of the patient are withdrawn. The decision must be approved by a high court. It is also reexamining its historic March-2011 judgement which allowed "passive euthanasia". Aruna Shanbaug , a nurse in KEM Hospital, was left in a vegetative state for 42 years after being raped in 1973. Read More »

Ex-TMC leader Mukul Roy quits Rajya Sabha


On the other hand, BJP has neither confirmed nor denied the reports of Mukul Roy meeting their leaders. "At this moment a national party is required for country's betterment", he said at press conference. Asked why did not he raise the voice within the Trinamool Congress, the 63-year-old leader, who also served as Railway Minister, said the atmosphere was not right in the party to raise such issues. Read More »

Honeypreet confesses hand in Panchkula violence, taken to Jangirana village in Bathinda


After being on the run for 38 days since the conviction of Ram Rahim in two rape case, Honeypreet remains in the custody of Haryana Police. She also said that there was no truth to reports of mass castration at the Dera. Honeypreet Insan (face covered) at Panchkula court on Tuesday. But finally, she confessed that she was the reason behind Panchkula violence. In the remand application, the police said the laptops and two cellphones of Honeypreet would be recovered from Dera Sacha Sauda ... Read More »

North Korea accused of stealing plans to assassinate Kim Jong


President Donald Trump recently said that "only one thing will work" when it comes to Pyongyang , hinting that he thinks diplomatic efforts are proving futile and military action may be necessary. An unusually aggressive approach to the North by Trump , which has included rhetoric hinting at USA strikes and threatening the destruction of North Korea's leadership, has some South Koreans fearful that war is closer than at any time since the Korean War ended in 1953 in a shaky ... Read More »

Donald Trump's United Kingdom trip reportedly stripped of red carpet treatment

The president may also cut the ribbon on the new United States embassy, the Standard reported . Donald Trump will not sleep at Buckingham Palace as the guest of the Queen. He was later reported to be concerned about protests. In the meantime Mr Trump has visited Emmanuel Macron in Paris for Bastille Day festivities, held talks with Angela Merkel in Hamburg, toured the Vatican and met the Pope, visited Belgium's King Philippe at the Royal palace in Brussels and held talks with European ... Read More »

PM Lee to meet Donald Trump at White House on Oct 23


He also rescinded a White House invitation to National Basketball Association star Stephen Curry after the two-time MVP expressed reservations about going. Alongside their Cup win, Trump listed some of the humanitarian organizations championed by the Penguins. For the most part, Trump stayed on track with the Penguins' recent accomplishments, but took time to tell those affected by the recent hurricanes that made landfall in the USA and Puerto Rico that "we'll be here for you in a time of ... Read More »

US destroyer sails near Beijing-claimed Paracels in South China Sea


A USA defence ministry spokesman refused to confirm the manoeuvre. Top US and Chinese military commanders signed a deal in August to improve communications between the two forces amid ongoing disputes in the South and East China seas - a move meant to reduce the chances of "miscalculation". Read More »

Woman Wrestles Shark Out Of Pool With Bare Hands


She was filmed wrestling a predator out of the Oak Park Rock Pool at Cronulla on Monday, joking that her mum initially called Triple Zero for help. Her video of casually transferring a shark from a pool back into the ocean has left people thoroughly impressed. Read More »

Indian Navy Sacks A Sailor For Undergoing 'Sex Change Surgery'


A Navy statement said the sailor who underwent "sex reassignment surgery" while on leave was administratively discharged from service. He as an individual chose to change the gender wilfuly from the one at the time of induction. "I used to work as an engineer and it required me to be on the ship". "I will move the Supreme Court, if required, to fight for my right", Sabi said. Read More »

Sex with minor wife is rape, says Supreme Court


The apex court , however, clarified that it did not want to go into the aspect of marital rape , but asked why such an exception was created when the age of consent was 18 years for "all purposes". It also expressed concern over the practice of mass marriages of minor girls on Akshaya Tritiya every year. The government had opposed making such cases punishable under rape laws , pointing out that among Muslims, puberty was enough to qualify for marriage . Read More »

Feinstein Announces She Will Run For Re-Election In 2018

California Democrats until recently appeared on a almost endless wait to rise in political circles - with Feinstein and fellow Democrat Barbara Boxer as the state's long-standing USA senators and fellow party member Jerry Brown serving four straight terms as governor. Read More »

Mother realizes next morning toddler was left at corn maze


After asking guests about the found child, the boy was taken to the Utah Division of Child and Family Services, according to KUTV . Police told the parents that DCFS had the boy. The woman contacted authorities, and when the boy could not be identified, he spent the night with child protective services. The parents woke up and realized the child was gone after they got home from the corn maze. Read More »

751 bombs dropped in Afghanistan last month by US-led forces

Air Force Central Command illustrates President Trump's increased use of force in Afghanistan . Since 2010, the most bombs dropped during one month was 589, in August 2012-still nearly 200 fewer than were released in September. Since assuming office early this year, President Trump announced a new military strategy for #afghanistan, in August, that saw the number of troops deployed in the country increased. Read More »

Mother, 4 kids killed in OR crash


Favian Garcia, 27, hit Medrano-Perez's Buick Century head-on with his Land Rover. Oregon State Police said the crash took place at 4:30 p.m.at the corner of Highway 99E and Nevada Street NE-about a mile north of Salem, according to the report. Read More »

Navy officers relieved of duty over USS John McCain collision

The Navy said in a statement Wednesday that Cmdr. "While the investigation is ongoing, it is evident the collision was preventable, the commanding officer exercised poor judgement, and the executive officer exercised poor leadership of the ship's training program", officials said in the Navy's announcement. Read More »

Video Of Man Killed In Police Shooting Heartbreaking


After a month-long internal investigation that found the detective officer Jeff Payne violated the policies of the police department, the Salt Lake City Police Chief Mike Brown made the decision. Wubbels says without the body camera footage as proof of the incident , it may have only been a he-said-she-said story. Payne and Tracey have five days to appeal Chief Brown's action. Read More »