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Man arrested after boy falls from balcony at USA shopping centre

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Witnesses told officers that the child may have been thrown or pushed and that a male suspect had taken off running. 'She was screaming "Everyone pray, everyone pray. Court records show that Aranda has a history of convictions for misdemeanor offenses. "This is a horrific situation", Potts said. 'This was a senseless act and words can not truly express our profound shock and sadness, ' the Mall of America said in a statement on Friday. Read More »

First Warning Forecast: Warmer, windy, and a threat for severe storms

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A mobile home community was damaged, but no injuries are being reported. To the north, dime-sized hail pounded the Dallas-Fort Worth area. "I think it's going to be round after round of storms", he said. Models are hinting at a moderate to even high power outage index for Sunday night and into Monday morning. Trees were down throughout the hilly city on a bluff overlooking the Mississippi. Read More »

Three killed in aircraft runway accident near Everest

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Three people have died, and four others have been left injured after two planes crashed into each other near Mt Everest. The injured have been sent to Kathmandu for treatment. Summit Air's pilot Captain RB Rokaya and flight attendant R Lama are safe. A hospital official loads a body of a plane crash victim into an ambulance outside the Teaching Hospital in Kathmandu , Nepal, Sunday, April 14, 2019. Read More »

Heartbeat bill passes and legal battle set

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Similar bills had been proposed in OH in the past, but the state's last Republican governor, John Kasich , vetoed those saying that they were unconstitutional. "And we've talked a lot about the 95 percent of the time that we are going to agree, maybe not on the direction, maybe not what we want to do as a state, but 95 percent of the time, we are going to be out there working on things that... Read More »

Tsunami warning in Indonesia!

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After the tsunami warning, the Department of Disaster Management has appealed to people to evacuate the area in Morowali of Sulawesi as a precaution. Residents were seen panicking and running into the streets, CBS reported. There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage. A year ago was also particularly tough, when Indonesia experienced more than 2,500 disasters ranging from a series of deadly earthquakes to killer landslides and volcanic eruptions. Read More »

'Multiple people' shot, 2 critically, outside Melbourne nightclub

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Two men were in hospital in critical condition, police said, while two other men had non-life-threatening injuries. The incident took place at about 3.20 am Sunday at a nightclub near Little Chapel Street and Malvern Road. Detectives were expected to investigate links to an outlaw motorcycle gang which has made extortion attempts on the nightclub. Prahran shooting update: two people in critical conditions in the Alfred Hospital, a third is in a stable condition. Read More »

House Democrats set hard deadline for Trump to cough up tax returns

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If the U.S. Treasury Department denies requests from Congress for the president's federal tax returns, they would at least have a chance of getting his state returns. In what is shaping up to be a bipartisan Capitol Hill standoff, Trump has declared that his tax documents "will never be handed over to Democrats", although laws covering the release of his returns unambiguously state that he is required to do so, if told to in writing. Read More »

US forces: 3 Marines killed, Afghan contractor wounded

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Three other USA troops were injured in the attack, along with an Afghan contractor. The bombing was the deadliest incident for Americans in Afghanistan since November, when a roadside bomb blast in the country's eastern Ghazni province killed four US troops. Read More »

Prince Harry, Meghan want baby's birth kept 'private'

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It is understood that there will not be a photo call outside a hospital. Royal commenter Victoria Arbiter spoke to Entertainment Tonight , and she has a theory on why Meghan decided making a post-birth appearance isn't for her. "There is never any doubt that they will be there for each other 100 percent and support each other when it matters", says one insider . "Want privacy, sod off and fund yourselves". Read More »

Australian PM announces date for general elections

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Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Thursday set national elections that could bring in the nation's seventh leader in a little more than a decade. Picking up Morrison's focus on the importance of economic management, Shorten said only Labor could manage the economy "in the interests of working and middle-class people". Read More »

How Israel’s Netanyahu Uses Fear and Loathing to Win Elections

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Assuming he can tie up coalition negotiations, he should become Israel's longest serving leader at some point over the summer. For India, relations with newfound ally Israel can only get trickier as it negotiates, keeping on the right side of both Tel Aviv and Tehran, while living with the consequences of abandoning the Palestinians to their fate. Read More »

Julian Assange may still face rape charge in Sweden, prosecutors say

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Labour's Stella Creasy tweeted a copy of the note sent to Sajid Javid . Assange was arrested after Ecuador revoked the political asylum that had kept him holed up at the embassy for almost seven years. Jeremy Corbyn has called for the UK Government to oppose Julian Assange's extradition to the United States over allegations that he conspired to hack into a classified Pentagon computer. Read More »

India’s Giant Election Gets Underway With Voting in First of 7 Phases

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The elections will be broken down into seven phases over several weeks from April 11 to May 19 , which will see members for India's Lower House of Parliament selected, who will then choose the country's next prime minister. "Everyone is asking - did Pakistan kill 40 of our fearless soldiers in Pulwama on 14 Feb just before elections to help Modi ji?" About 142 million people were eligible for the first day of voting. Read More »

Kim Jong Un says he's open to another summit with Trump

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Kim said he will "be patient" and wait until the end of this year for the U.S. to decide if it wants another summit. Trump this week said he is considering another meeting with Kim, but insisted the USA would not relax sanctions until North Korea gives up its nuclear arsenal. Read More »

Top Korean court decriminalizes abortion

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The ruling will mean the end of long-standing but little enforced criminal laws under which abortion was punishable by up to a year in prison for women who undergo the procedure, and up to two years for medical providers. "We urge the government to swiftly reform the Criminal Act and ensure access to safe and legal abortion services". "Women deserve to be happy as much as we want to be today", activist Bae Bok-ju told Agence France-Presse. Read More »

Ex-Obama counsel expects charges in Mueller-related probe

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Craig is not guilty of any charge and the government's stubborn insistence on prosecuting Mr. Craig is a misguided abuse of prosecutorial discretion". They said he spoke to reporters at The New York Times about the report to "make certain that the Times would accurately summarize the report's criticisms of the Tymoshenko trial and not rely on misinformation from Ukraine and its representatives". Read More »

Sudan opposition says around 20 killed since sit-in began

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Demonstrations in Sudan started in December over increases to the cost of living, but quickly morphed into a broad-based protest movement against Bashir, who has ruled the country since he took power in 1989. But for the first time overnight Tuesday they did not face any "threat" from security agents, said a protester who requested anonymity for security reasons. Read More »

Donald Trump signs orders to speed permits for oil and gas pipelines

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Trump's move comes less than a week after almost a dozen business groups told EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler that the environmental review and permitting process for energy infrastructure projects "has become a target for environmental activists and states that oppose the production and use of fossil fuels". Read More »

Gallup Poll: Trump's Approval Rating Reaches 45%

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President Trump stops to talk to members of the media as he walks to Marine One to depart from the South Lawn at the White House last month. Read the entire poll here . Georgetown also found that 57 percent of respondents say the country is on the wrong track, with 92 percent of Democrats in agreement and 74 percent of Republicans saying it's headed in the right direction. Read More »

Ecuadorian president rips Julian Assange as a 'spoiled brat'

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Moreno said in a video posted on Twitter Thursday that he revoked the political asylum for Wikileaks founder Julian Assange due to "repeated violations to worldwide conventions and daily-life protocols". "Julian Assange, the hostile and threatening declarations of his allied organization against Ecuador, and especially the transgression of global treaties, have led the situation to a point where the asylum of Mr. Read More »

Sudan coup leadership fractures with paramilitary force defection

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Zeinalabdin tried to distance the military leadership from those accusations by claiming they were all from the military, rather than Bashir's National Congress Party, and had supported the protests. That came after the African Union decried Bashir's military overthrow, saying it was "not the appropriate response to the challenges facing Sudan and the aspirations of its people". Read More »

N. Korea's ruling party to meet amid 'tense situation'--media:The Asahi Shimbun

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At last year's plenary session, the committee presented plans to suspend nuclear tests and test launches of intercontinental ballistic missiles, and to close the Punggye-ri nuclear test site in North Hamgyong Province. But Washington said no, asking for more tangible denuclearization steps to warrant such concessions. The Hanoi summit underscored the divergence in United States demands for North Korea's complete denuclearization and North Korean demands for sanctions relief. Read More »

Southwest Airlines removes 737 Max from schedule until August

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Muilenburg said Boeing engineers worked out how problems with the automatic anti-stalling system could have caused the planes to have "erroneous" sensor readings. A class-action lawsuit accuses the company of covering up safety problems with its 737 MAX. "The goal of this meeting is for the FAA to gather facts, information, and individual views to further understand their views as FAA decides what needs to be done before returning the aircraft to service", the agency said in a statement. Read More »

Julian Assange extradition could take "months or years"

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Now that Assange has been remanded in custody in the United Kingdom, the U.S. have brought federal conspiracy charges against him, putting the United Kingdom in the position of having to honour their extradition treaty. "Please be patient, gentle & kind to him", she tweeted. The U.S. put in an extradition request in 2017 for Assange for his having allegedly conspired with Chelsea Manning to hack U.S. Read More »