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USA soldier who fled to North Korea for 'dog's life' DIES

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But his memory of North Korea continued to haunt him, afraid the regime may come look for him or his family and kill them. Soga had earlier returned to Japan with a group of other abductees. Jenkins and his family lived in Soga's hometown of Sado, where he was a popular worker at a local souvenir shop and could often be seen posing in photos with visiting tourists. Read More »

Tracking the Jisha rape and murder case verdict

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The woman's mother, who had to spend days recovering from the shock of her daughter's rape and murder, had demanded capital punishment for the accused. "As many as 100 witnesses, including 15 migrant labourers, were examined by the prosecution which also presented circumstantial evidence before the court against Islam". Read More »

Quake jolts southeastern Iran with 6.2 magnitude

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As per the reports, the rescue team present in the reason have not reported any damage to the property and casualties to the people. You may like to read:- How to Backup iPhone, iPad with iTunes or iCloud! . A magnitude 7.3 quake struck the border area between Iraq and Iran . Tremors were felt as far as Kuwait, Qatar, Turkey, Lebanon, Israel and the United Arab Emirates. Read More »

Raging Thomas Fire triggers new evacuation orders in California

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It has already destroyed 600 structures and scorched 173,000 acres (70,000 hectares), the authorities say, with the state's governor saying the fires had already caused unprecedented damage in the most populous USA state. It has burned 15,619 acres and is 90% contained. The Los Angeles County Fire Department had seven strike teams assigned to the Thomas fire . "Firefighters making courageous stands". Read More »

Texas A&M DL Zaycoven Henderson arrested for aggravated assault

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Henderson, a senior, has played in 47 games in his four years in College Station, including starting 11 of A&M's 12 games in 2017. Officers reported learning that Henderson pointed a rifle at one of the victims and also threatened the other two victims by stating he would kill them. Read More »

NFL Network Suspends Three Analysts After Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

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A former NFL Network employee has accused Marshall Faulk , Heath Evans and Ike Taylor of sexual harassment and is suing NFL Enterprises, Bloomberg reports. The amended complaint accuses Weinberger of both having touched Cantor inappropriately and having sent her sexually inappropriate communications. NBC News was still attempting to reach Sapp for a comment. Read More »

Trump tells NASA to send Americans to Moon

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The signing of the latest directive comes on the 45th anniversary of the last manned mission to land on the moon on December 11, 1972. Trump signed Space Policy Directive 1, which implements the desire of the National Space Council to return astronauts to the Moon and pursue human exploration of Mars. Read More »

Fukrey Returns scores well in first weekend with Rs31 crore

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As per initial estimates, FUKREY RETURNS has netted nearly 8 crore on the opening day , which is almost double that of the predecessor, FUKREY . Team Fukrey Returns landed on the sets of the popular reality show Bigg Boss 11 . In this race, Fukrey Returns has managed to beat films with big stars like Jagga Jasoos , Kaabil and Half Girlfriend . Read More »

CHRB: Vet approval needed for San Luis Rey Downs horses

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Not all made it. The video, shared publicly on Facebook by user Leo Tapia, shows horses galloping away from growing fires and overwhelming smoke. Workers at a U.S. Los Alamitos canceled all races Friday . Horse trainer Scott Hansen said he knows some of the 30 horses he had at the facility were killed. "I guess I'll have to figure that out in the morning". Read More »

Both JK Bank security guards succumbs

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In the afternoon three to four militants attacked a JK bank cash van near Keller village in South Kashmir. The gunmen also managed to decamp with unknown cash amount from the van.Soon after the incident, government forces rushed to the spot and launched searches. Read More »

Chilly with more snow on the way this week!

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Ready or not, here it is, the first widespread accumulating snow of the season for many of us is underway. This higher range takes into account some possible lake-enhanced snow, which could lead to some slightly higher totals. Due to the cold temperatures expected overnight, we could see a dusting in spots in time for the Tuesday AM drive. Highs will be in the upper 20s to low 30s. Read More »

UP: 8 boys arrested for molesting, beating French tourists

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Police, however, said the French nationals were not assaulted by the culprits who had got into an altercation with their Indian friends. "The vehicle by which she had come here carried about half a dozen French tourists", he said. He said a few drops of blood fell on his hand when he tried to help the man attacked by the gang, but they were otherwise fine. They were taken to the hospital and given first aid. Read More »

Swedish think tank: South Korea's arms sales record high

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Based on sales by the world's 100 biggest arms producers, the report pointed at an increase of 1.9 percent (based on 2015 United States dollar values) from 2015 with $374.8 billion spent on arms and military services. Despite the global rise in arms sales, researchers suggest the increase could have been even higher if traditional weapons importers hadn't run out of funds. Read More »

Missile fired from Gaza toward Israel

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At least one rocket was shot from Gaza toward Israel on Monday evening, the Israel Defense Forces said, provoking an Israeli retaliatory fire. His Intelligence Minister, Israel Katz, said the army action conveyed a clear message that "the era of the tunnel threat is nearing an end". Read More »

Kesha and Macklemore tour coming to Darien Lake in July

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Citi cardholders can begin purchasing pre-sale tickets at noon Wednesday through the Citi Private Pass program. Spotify, Ticketmaster , Live Nation, LN Mobile App, and local venues / radio presales will follow. " Kesha will donate her proceeds to RAINN (Rape, Abuse, & Incest National Network) and Macklemore will donate his proceeds to M Plus1, an organization working to "advance" racial and social justice" through his M&RL Equity Fund. Read More »

Potential treatment for Huntington's disease discovered

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In a new study released by the University College London , however, 46 patients with Huntington's Disease were enrolled in the first human trial for an experimental drug called IONIS-HTTRx. Moving forward, the research team will conduct further testing on how drastically the drug can alter the progression of the disease. The onset of the disease usually begins between the ages of 30 and 50 and continually worsens over a period of 10 to 25 years. Read More »

Supreme Court won't hear case seeking Title VII protection for gays

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In March, a divided three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit ruled that it did not . The case hinged on an argument that is now being litigated in different parts of the United States and has divided lower courts: whether Title VII, which bans employment discrimination based on sex, also outlaws bias based on sexual orientation. Read More »

Young Girl Raped, Murdered in India

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Her body was recovered from a deserted street in Uklana with wooden stick inserted in her private part. The girl, daughter of a dalit couple lived in a tent-like structure on roadside with her family. The family performed the last rites of the girl after the police assured them that the culprits will be caught within two days. The police said they were questioning several people in connection with the incident and have not ruled out gang-rape, India Today reported. Read More »

Theresa May slams Donald Trump's 'reckless' Jerusalem declaration

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Mr. Trump's moves would be watched even more closely. "Saturday's meeting aims to discuss actions in response to the United States' decision to declare occupied Jerusalem as Israel's capital and to defend the legal, historical and religious status of the city", added Afify to Extra News channel. Read More »

Putin visits Egypt in sign of closer ties

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Relations plunged deeper when Egypt accused the United States of colluding with Israel in the 1967 Six Day War, in which Israeli troops seized the Sinai Peninsula. The sides have to yet signed a relevant contract. Moscow halted civilian air traffic to Egypt in 2015 after militants bombed a Russian Metrojet flight leaving from the tourist resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, killing 224 people onboard. Read More »

NASA To Announce Kepler Discovery Helped By Google Brain

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Very few details have been revealed about the briefing this week, which will take place via teleconference on at 1:00pm ET (6:00pm GMT). Using machine learning algorithms, which also power the Google Assistant, the AI appears to have spotted something noteworthy enough that it's prompting NASA to hold a huge press conference. Read More »

United States drug convict escapes from Bali jail

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The inmates reportedly sawed through a ceiling before climbing over a prison wall. Another American inmate, Paul Anthony Hoffman, 57, joined Beasley in the escape but was quickly recaptured, Keroboka prison guard Tony Mainggolan told the Jakarta Post . Read More »

Female accusers of Trump call for Congressional investigation into misconduct

Kelly read a new White House statement on air, which said the claims were "totally disputed in most cases by eyewitness accounts", and "were addressed at length during last year's campaign". Kelly said she was "done" with politics when she launched her new morning show on NBC in September, but her new focus on sexual harassment allegations has brought her back into the fray with Trump. Read More »

Protesters Gather to Change Senator Collin's Vote on Tax Bill

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Thirty-two percent of Americans support the Republican tax bill, while 48 percent who oppose it, according to a USA Today/Suffolk University Poll . Republicans are hell-bent on passing the plan, despite its unpopularity and the possibility of errors - including creating pathways to tax avoidance and rendering a popular tax break to incentivize research and development useless, according to Politico . Read More »

Thousands rally in Morocco against US Jerusalem move

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Earlier Sunday, the Arab League called Trump's decision "a unsafe development that places the United States at a position of bias in favor of the occupation and the violation of worldwide law and resolutions". Thousands of Indonesian Muslims protested Sunday in Jakarta against US President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, in the latest global show of solidarity with the Palestinians. Read More »

Saudi Arabia lifts cinema ban after 35 years

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The announcement opens up a domestic market of more than 32 million people and it is forecast that, by 2030, Saudi Arabia will be home to more than 300 cinema halls, according to the Board of the General Commission for Audiovisual Media. "It is a attractive day in #SaudiArabia!" Her film "Wadjda" made history in 2013 after it became Saudi Arabia's first Academy Award entry. Theaters will be allowed to operate in the conservative kingdom early next year. Read More »