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Three injured, suspected shooter dead — YouTube HQ shooting


The San Francisco General Hospital stated at a news conference that victims include a 36-year-old male in critical condition, a 32-year-old woman in serious condition and a 27-year-old woman in fair condition. Police and emergency services responded to the "active scene" after multiple emergency calls were received. An employee told the Los Angeles Times that three YouTube buildings - 900, 901 and 1000 Cherry Avenue - had been placed on lockdown. Read More »

Louisiana Man Pleads Guilty To Sex With Watertown Teen


Larissa Rodriguez, 34, pleaded guilty to trafficking in food stamps, telecommunications fraud, grand theft and money laundering. A Chicago teenager whose mother handed her a knife she used to stab to death a 15-year-old girl has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder. Read More »

Trump invited Putin to meet in Washington


The OPCW said Russian Federation had asked for the meeting but London has already accused Moscow of requesting the OPCW talks as a "diversionary tactic". Baltic and other Eastern European political leaders have sought more deployments by American and other North Atlantic Treaty Organisation troops to dissuade Russian adventurism, especially after Russia's invasion of Ukraine. Read More »

O'Rourke says he raised $6.7 million in first quarter of 2018


But, raising oodles of money doesn't guarantee an O'Rourke win. Ted Cruz , R-Texas, is visiting both Austin and San Antonio on Tuesday as a part of his reelection campaign. That would make the average contribution around $50 per donor. "But a lot of things are going to have to break his way over the course of the campaign". Read More »

One dead in Williams crash


Three people, believed to be two women and one man, were killed, while the four others in the Toyota Prado were injured. In a police report released later in the day, the deceased was described as "John Doe" from Lancaster. on US 69, about five miles north of Zavalla, when a 2012 Chevrolet passenger auto, driven by Marlise Cane, 38, of Port Arthur, was traveling south and reportedly drove into the northbound lane in an attempt of pass another vehicle, the release states. Read More »

Mother accused of driving drunk with kids in vehicle


A 22-year-old Ligonier Township man was ordered held in the Westmoreland County Prison on $5,000 bond after admitting to police he was drunk early Saturday when he crashed his vehicle and seriously injured a passenger. TWEED Byron Police District officer have charged two people for drink-driving as part of Operation Tortoise this weekend. He was charged with driving while under the influence of liquor and subsequently released from the Warwick watch house on bail to appear in the town's ... Read More »

Abiy Ahmed takes oath as Ethiopia's PM


Ahmed was elected head of the RUF and prime minister on March 27, replacing outgoing Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn. "We understand there are a lots of problems that need to be solved with great urgency". Further Merara Gudina, a prominent opposition leader, expressed cautious optimism over Abiy's election. "But still it goes without saying that a change in personalities within the leadership may bring changes in terms of bringing better ideas that may ultimately lead to national ... Read More »

Chinese couple reunited with lost daughter after 24 years


The couple, who have another daughter, never left Chengdu, in the hopes that Qifeng would find her way back to them. In 2015, Mr Wang signed up as a driver with China's major ride-sharing company Didi Chuxing and put up signs for information about his daughter in his vehicle and gave out leaflets to all his passengers. Read More »

Man accused of sexually assaulting woman multiple times at Burlington home


Jason Dee Nolen appeared before Judge James McWhinnie after prosecutors charged him Sunday with attempted kidnapping and one count of third-degree sexual assault. Police say the suspect stopped his attack after he believed he saw an unmarked police auto drive by. After speaking to her family, the victim was encouraged to report the incident to police. Read More »

UNHCR rues Israel delay to resettle African refugees


The German embassy in Israel says it has not been informed of a plan arranged between Israel and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) to channel infiltrators from Israel to several "developed" countries. The UN was committed to facilitating the resettlement of 16,250 migrants, primarily from Sudan and Eritrea, if Israel matched that with temporary residence permits for the same number of migrants. Read More »

New bill proposed to change law regarding police use of deadly force


Its goal is to change the law to somehow ensure there are reasonable alternatives to deadly force. Under current law, police can use deadly force whenever an "objectively reasonable" officer would have done so under the same circumstances - regardless of whether there was an immediate threat to life or bodily security, or whether there were available alternatives. Read More »

Daycare workers allegedly bodyslammed, stomped on children


Sioux Falls Police have arrested two former daycare employees on 25 counts of abuse or cruelty to a minor. Police say there were multiple instances where they would pick one of the three or four-years-olds a few feet off the ground and slam them back onto their mats. Read More »

Body camera footage shows Asheville cop violently beating Black jaywalker


The new footage shows the entire altercation, with officer Christopher Hickman beating Rush and then complaining "I have blood all over me". He is now facing several charges, including felony assault by strangulation. Hickman repeatedly punches him in the head as he yells, "Behind your back!" The footage stretches into a 20-minute clip of conversation after Rush is released from the hospital and is heading to jail, and the two men have an nearly oddly calm conversation. Read More »

Tornado Watch Through 8 pm Tuesday


Heavy rain will be an issue for all of central IN with some areas already receiving over 3 inches of rain so far today. The watch is in effect until 8 p.m. Temperatures will fall into the low 30s. Wednesday will be a blustery day with winds sustained around 15 to 20 miles per hour with gusts around 30 miles per hour. Read More »

North Korean foreign minister meets counterpart in Beijing

North Korea has intensified diplomatic efforts ahead of its planned summit with South Korea on April 27 and first-ever high-level talks with the United States possibly by the end of next month. "We hope the leaders of the U.S. and North Korea can successfully meet and enhance mutual understanding and establish basic trust", Wang said. "Of course, historical experience tells us that when the situation on the (Korean) peninsula eases and peace talks usher in the light of dawn, there are often ... Read More »

Mother, son arrested after injuring each other in argument


Dobbins told authorities that the son claiming to have been Tased is on probation, and so is another of her sons. "I did not touch him at all with the taser", Dobbins told Fox 10 . She had the Bible, for example, and the verse she recited often to her sons: "Honour thy mother and father, or their days will be shortened". She said she feared that both the son she attacked and her other, younger son (who also reportedly has autism) would "grow up to be a burden to society". Read More »

Russian spy: Source of nerve agent 'not identified'


The embassy claimed that novichok may be present in the UK: "We have also noted that, like in his earlier interview, Mr Aitkenhead is not denying that the lab had developed or keeps stocks of the agent they call "novichok", although, of course, he would not admit it", it added. Read More »

CEMEX, SAB de CV (CX) — Recommendation Trends

Baird. Buckingham Research maintained it with "Buy" rating and $165 target in Thursday, February 22 report. A rating of 1 or 2 would be indicating a Buy recommendation. The company has market cap of $27.63 billion. The firm operates in two divisions, Diversified Industrial and Aerospace Systems. The price-earnings ratio (P/E Ratio) is 15.19. Read More »

Dejected and rejected parties made people suffer: Amit Shah


Shah also said that PM Modi had met MPs belonging to Scheduled Caste communities and assured them that the Centre was doing everything 'to protect the rights and wellbeing of our Dalit sisters and brothers'. Mr. Shah's speech, which was translated into Kannada by Dharwad MP Pralhad Joshi, began with how honoured he was to visit the land of saint poet Kanakadasa who wanted all the communities to go together. Read More »

Israel Scraps African Migrant Deportation Plan


Israel's Supreme Court blocked the planned deportations scheduled for April 1, leading Israel to negotiate with the UN. The new deal is to be phased in over the next five years in three stages, though the PMO did not specify the details. Read More »

Traffic is backed up 30 kilometres, leaving Sydney peak hour commuters furious


Traffic is banking up on the north and south approaches to the Sydney Harbour Bridge due to a police operation to get a man down from the structure. The man left a bicycle in the middle of the road before making the climb, it is understood. NSW Police have advised that drivers "please observe & obey all traffic signs / directions & monitor http://www.livetraffic.com for updates". Read More »

Trump gives Obama new nickname in fiery tweet


Forty-nine percent expressed disapproval, with 39 percent indicating they felt strongly about that response. The poll also showed 49 per cent disagreed with the statement that Trump 'is doing a good job in office, ' as he continues to tackle the Russian Federation probe and Stormy Daniels pay-off claims. Read More »

Who is Villanova's breakout star Donte DiVincenzo?

The Wildcats' recipe for success: Don't be shy about shooting the basketball, especially from deep. But now, there is one coach that stands above that pantheon and most probably secured his place in Springfield, Massachusetts, in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and that's Villanova coach Jay Wright . Read More »

LeT militants kidnap civilian in Bandipora


The injured were identified as Rafeeqa, Neelofar and Hilal Ahmad Parrey. "Others have injuries due to an assault using a sharp weapon", he added. According to ANI, at least four terrorists barged into the house of one Farooq Parrey in Hajin late on Monday. Read More »

Supreme Court declines stay on March 20 order on SC/ST Act


The bold judgment has reminded of Justice Jagmohanlal Sinha who had created history by declaring the election of Indira Gandhi null and void and disqualifying her from contesting further elections. The Supreme Court , which was hearing the Centre's review petition challenging the order, said its ruling will neither obstruct authorities from compensating complainants in cases filed under the SC/ST Act nor stop the police from lodging first information reports. Read More »

12 terrorists, three soldiers, four civilians killed in Kashmir gunfight


The militants who were killed during the operation included those responsible for the brutal killing of Lieutenant Umar Fayaz. A police official, while giving details of the operations, said security forces had launched a search operation and cordoned the Draggad area of Shopian this morning following specific input regarding presence of militants in the area. Read More »

SA woman reported over care of children


The incident occurred about 2:30 p.m.in the 600 block of N. Oxford Street, a quiet street of single-family houses a couple blocks south of Wilson Boulevard and east of Glebe Road. The boy, concerned with what was happening to her mother, reportedly interjected the accused and she grabbed and strangled him. Data further revealed the speedo had been stuck at 90 when the vehicle crashed, although police said this does not mean the auto was traveling that fast when it left the road. Read More »

Trump to decide 'very quickly' on USA pullout from Syria

Trump's apparent readiness to quit the chaos of Syria runs counter to a new USA strategy announced in January by then-Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, who has since been sacked. Leaving Syria too soon has raised concerns among some officials of a possible ISIS resurgence in the country. In another indication of Trump's skepticism over US involvement in Syria, the president late last month ordered the State Department to freeze $200 million in funds to help recovery efforts in the war-torn ... Read More »

World Cup match ball out of this world


A total of 698,000 tickets have been sold since ticket sales began in September. This was followed by fans from the US (16,462), Argentina (15,006), Colombia (14,755) and Mexico (14,372). "So far, fans from 145 countries have booked free train tickets". The post Russian Federation 2018: Last minute ticket sales for April 18 appeared first on The Nation Nigeria . Read More »