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Russia: Death toll in shopping complex fire rises to 64

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Firefighters were still recovering bodies as parts of the buildings were still smoldering. Some are also reporting that a malfunctioning alarm system might have led to the extensive damage and high casualties. In 2009, a nightclub fire caused by fireworks in Perm, central Russian Federation, left more than 130 people dead. It said it had detained four people for questioning, including the director of the company that owns the mall. Read More »

Catalonia's former president Puigdemont's extradition starts after Germany arrest

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It's the first legal step in a possible extradition to Spain. Ponsati, who is a professor at Scotland's University of St. Andrews, will present herself at court in Edinburgh and will apply for bail, Anwar said. The Spanish Supreme Court on Friday issued fresh arrest warrants against Puigdemont and six other Catalan politicians who now are overseas. He said in Der Spiegel that German justice would have to check in detail how similar the accusation of rebellion in Spain tallied with German law. Read More »

Confusion on Miguna's whereabouts as plane lands at JKIA

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Miguna Miguna pictured at an airport ahead of his return. This follows a High Court ruling last month, where the State was ordered to facilitate Miguna's return, after ruling that his deportation was illegal. His lawyers, Siaya Senator James Orengo and LSK official Nelson Havi had earlier issued a statement disclosing that everything was in place to ensure his return was smooth. Read More »

Shopping mall fire in Russian Federation kills 64; no alarms reported

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The cause of the fire is still not known, but questions are being raised over the speed with which the fire was able to spread and the apparent failure of management to respond to the emergency. "Other regions, the bosses of other malls must right now, without waiting for (routine) checks, ask themselves: Have we done everything we can to ensure something like this doesn't happen here", Kuznetsova said in a statement. Read More »

MMM Founder, Mavrodi, Dies Of Heart Attack

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Mavrodi founded his MMM financial pyramid in 1989. Mavrodi's MMM financial pyramid was a typical Ponzi scheme in which earlier investors receive their profits from subsequent investors. "In many of those countries, Mavrodi's operations were subsequently shut down or suspended", Nigerian newspaper the Punch reported, quoting Radio Liberty. Read More »

Niagara Falls go dark for Earth Hour

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In Bradford West Gwillimbury, electricity use went down 5.4 per cent during Earth Hour. Begun in Sydney in 2007, Earth Hour has spread to more than 180 countries, with tens of millions of people joining in, from turning off their own porch lights to letting the grand sites like the Opera House go dark. Read More »

Institutional Portfolio Favorite in Spotlight: Devon Energy Corporation (NYSE:DVN)

Over the last week, the stock has moved 1.64%. About 311,275 shares traded. Banco Macro S.A. (NYSE:BMA) has risen 43.80% since March 26, 2017 and is uptrending. They just need to take the company's market capitalization and divide it by the company's total sales over the past 12 months. The stock of Devon Energy Corporation (NYSE: DVN ) has "Buy" rating given on Monday, April 3 by Credit Suisse. Read More »

Man killed in rollover crash in Beloit

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Two people were injured, one critically, early Saturday morning in a rollover crash in Beloit. Tustin police were notified about 8 p.m. Sunday that passenger Jason Anguiano, 17, of Santa Ana had died at Orange County Global Medical Center in Santa Ana, Sgt. Read More »

At least 48 dead in massive Russian mall fire, report says

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Russia's emergency situations minister says 64 people are confirmed to have died in a fire in a shopping mall in Siberia . The country's top investigative body said they are searching for a security officer who appears to have turned off the PA system when he received a call about the blaze. Read More »

James Gallogly Named Next OU President

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Gallogly is a was former chairman and CEO of LyondellBasell, a petrochemical, polymers and refining company. Gallogly will be formally introduced at a press conference in the student union ballroom at 10 a.m. He also served for 29 years in executive roles with ConocoPhillips, Chevron Phillips Chemical Company and Phillips Petroleum Company, beginning his career in the energy business in Northeast Oklahoma with Phillips in 1980. Read More »

Griezmann would love to play with Pogba every day

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The Frenchman, though, was quick to deny that his dream of playing with his friend and national squad teammate Pogba all year round does not mean a move to Man United is on the card. The Atleti man teased United fans a year ago, claiming at one point that there was a 60% chance of him signing for the Reds. To which Griezmann answered, 'That would be handsome to play alongside you and win trophies'. Read More »

Toddler killed, seven injured in fire at Chembur

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The fire began around 1 pm in the slum, where the Jatholiya family lived in the makeshift structure. "Eight persons from the family have been injured of which the condition of one, identified as Jagdish Jatholiya (45), is critical with nearly 70 percent burns", the official said. Read More »

Palestinian Teen Who Slapped & Kicked Israeli Soldiers Gets 8 Month Prison Sentence

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Ahed Tamimi , the 17-year-old Palestinian girl who was arrested in January for slapping an Israeli soldier, was sentenced Wednesday to eight months behind bars, enraging activists across the world who have advocated for her release. Some 27 American cultural figures, including actors, civil rights leaders and sports figures, signed an open letter last month calling for Ahed's release and supporting a bill introduced late previous year in the U.S. Read More »

INX Media Case: CBI Gets 5 Days Custody Of Peter Mukerjea

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Mukerjea was produced before a Delhi court earlier today. The CBI wants to question Peter Mukerjea in front of Karti Chidambaram . The court had also directed the investigation agency to produce the former media baron before a special CBI judge at Patiala House Court while in Delhi. Read More »

Yost Capital Management LLC Holds Position in Mgm Resorts International (MGM)

The stock decreased 2.49% or $2.99 during the last trading session, reaching $117. The shares were sold at an average price of $36.36, for a total value of $2,181,600.00. The stock has "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Wednesday, August 30. Telsey Advisory Group assumed coverage on MGM Resorts International in a research report on Wednesday, March 14th. Read More »

Sierra Leone court upholds injunction to delay election run-off

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Sierra Leone opposition leader Julius Maada Bio , victor of the first round of a presidential election earlier this month, on Sunday criticised the ruling party's successful bid to have a run-off poll delayed over alleged fraud. The run-up to the vote has been marred by tension. There are already opposition accusations the police are in the pocket of the APC after they entered NEC premises and interrogated staff this week. Read More »

Puducherry Congress MLAs moves Supreme Court against nomination of 3 BJP MLAs

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Three MLAs of the Bharatiya Janata Party could not enter the Puducherry Assembly on Monday despite a Madras High Court order upholding their nomination by Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi. The nominations had created a controversy as two of the MLAs were from the BJP while one was a pro-BJP educationist. The Congress government in Puducherry has been at loggerheads with Bedi since before she nominated the three BJP leaders. Read More »

Police recommend charges in Tropical Paradise shooting

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White still managed to flee after being shot, but officers were finally able to stop him not far from the scene of the crash, LaSalle said. He's lodged in the Winnebago County Jail without bond. Firearms officers and the police helicopter joined the search for the youth, but he was not found. In a commentary in Sunday's Journal Times, Racine Police Chief Art Howell thanked his department members for their service to the community on a daily basis and he thanked members of the community who ... Read More »

1 man dead, 2 officers injured in Austin barricade shooting

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They moved to the other side of the duplex, knocked on the door many times without getting an answer. As officers were leaving, police said, someone opened fire on them from inside the house. One of the officers was struck in the arm. Two officers were taken to the hospital: one with a gunshot wound; the other, a 16-year veteran, hurt his hand and knee after climbing over a fence. Read More »

Volvo Cars to build Lynk & Co vehicles at Belgium plant

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Lynk & Co are planning to sell 125,000 cars a year for Europe by 2021, and that will include not just the 01 SUV but also the o2 Crossover - teased this last weekend - and the 03 saloon. Alain Visser, Lynk & Co senior vice president, said: "We will manufacture in Europe, for Europe, focussing initially on hybrid-only electrified derivatives of our new range of cars". Read More »

A lucky Irish punter has just won tonight's €5.6m Lotto jackpot

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Conor Middleton: Store Manager of Lynch's Centra, Crosshaven celebrating selling the winning Lottery ticket worth 5.6 million with staff members: Rebecca Deasy: Supervisor; Kate Byrne, Kate Cronin, Greg O'Callaghan, Dean Foley: Trainee Manager; David Barry, Dave Wilson, Grace O'Donovan, Emily Russell, Aoife Hosford, Mags Murray: Deli Supervisor & Tracy Middleton. Read More »

Women's tennis loses first conference match

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He won in straight sets 6-0, 6-4. I was really happy to come out here and be able to win all of the seven singles matches we played and the three doubles against a good, scrappy team. Spec was locked in a tight battle against Smietana, but pulled out the victory 7-6 (7-3), 6-4. The other three Panthers lost their matches by an average of 4.33 points per set, and overall, the team lost their matches by an average of 3.77 points per set. Read More »

Central Baptist Softball Splits With #25 Scots

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DiChiara homered in a 4-2 loss to El Dorado. Witt, a four-year starter, was one of Portage's top two pitchers alongside the graduated Alli Walker, who also earned first-team honors and is now playing at Madison Area Technical College. "It's tournament style games, but I'm glad we're battling". UP NEXT: Central Hardin plays at Meade County at 5:30 p.m. Monday. Maiden took a 2-0 lead in the third on an error and an RBI single by Addy Ikard. Read More »

US expels 60 Russian diplomats, orders closure of Seattle consulate

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The US will also order the closure of the Russian consulate in Seattle, according to Reuters new agency. Moscow said it will expel at least 60 staff from USA diplomatic missions in Russia in response to Washington's decision to expel the Russian diplomats, Interfax news agency quoted a member of the upper house of the Russian parliament as saying. Read More »

LPGA Tour: Eun-Hee Ji aces 14th hole, wins Kia Classic

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Ji had seen her lead reduced from four strokes to just one as she stood on the 14th tee. Ji Eun-hee of South Korea (file) won four cars and $270,000 prizemoney in winning the LPGA Classic. That's two victories in her last eight starts now. "I'm really pleased", Salas said. Still there was no indication of the birdie spree that came on the back nine. Read More »

Bhima Koragaon: Dalits protest in Mumbai for Bhide's arrest

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After the police denied them permission to carry out a protest, they gathered at Azad Maidan to register their demands. Prakash Ambedkar, president of Bharipa Bahujan Mahasangh, has given a call for the "Elgar March" from Byculla zoo to Azad Maidan, and has received support from various Ambedkarite and Left groups and parties. Read More »

United States slaps sanctions on 7 Pakistani companies over nuclear trade

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The Department of Commerce's Bureau of Industry and Security imposed the sanctions on the Pakistani companies on March 22 by including them on its Entity List. The Trump administration has slapped sanctions on seven Pakistani companies over suspected links to nuclear trade. The licence requirements apply to any transaction in which items are to be exported, re-exported, or transferred (in-country) to any of the entities or in which such entities act as purchaser, intermediate consignee, ... Read More »

March for Our Lives: Students around the country rally against gun violence

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Her denim shirt had all 17 victims of last month's killings printed on the back. "I'm here as a community member to support our students and to support our community and say this has got to stop". "Human shield" and "Gunslinger" are not checked off on the list. Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School sophomores Jorgie Garrido and Anna Bayuk were among many of their fellow students at the nation's capital. Read More »

China tells USA it will defend interests after Trump tariffs

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Earlier on Thursday, U.S. President Donald Trump announced a 25 % levy on Chinese goods worth around $60 billion. The White House also announced it would propose additional tariffs of up to 25 percent on Chinese products supported by its technology-licensing rules, including in aerospace, information technology and machinery. Read More »