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Baby Ripped Out of Chicago Mother’s Womb Passes Away

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She didn't know whether Yovani Lopez , Ochoa-Lopez's husband, was with his son at the time of death, though she noted he regularly spent the night at the hospital. She then called 911 and said she'd just delivered a baby that wasn't breathing, Murphy said. All three are set to be arraigned June 26, court documents show. Read More »

Hundreds of Companies Tell Trump to End the Trade War

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The meeting comes as the President is considering whether to go ahead with threatened tariff increases in his trade war with China. But tensions between Washington and Beijing rose sharply in May after the Trump administration accused China of reneging on promises to make structural economic changes during months of trade talks. Read More »

Pelosi on Trump insults: 'I'm done with him'

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Peterson Foundation. I'm done with him. Pelosi downplayed the fact that she reportedly said Trump should be in prison - potentially the catalyst for the president's attack - while he was on his official state visit to the UK. Pelosi has so far resisted starting an impeachment inquiry, even as a growing number of House Democrats have said publicly they are in favour of starting one. Read More »

More than 20 arrested at Moscow protest after reporter freed

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On the eve of the march the Kremlin said the protest could interfere with Russia Day festivities. The authorities had hoped freeing Golunov and promising punishment for those who allegedly framed him would appease his supporters, but they made a decision to go ahead with a protest on Wednesday, a public holiday in Russian Federation, regardless. Read More »

Kim Kardashian West speaks on prison reform at White House

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Earlier, Ivanka Trump , who was at the White House event, had praised Kardashian West on Twitter for her "passionate advocacy" for criminal justice reform and the "Second Chance" program. Some of Kim's campaigns have been well-publicized, such as former sex slave Cyntoia Brown, Jeffrey Stringer and Johnson, who spent 21 years in prison for a non-violent drug offense. Read More »

PM Modi Leaves For Shanghai Summit, Won't Use Pak Airspace

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According to sources, Khan and Modi did not exchange pleasantries during the dinner hosted on the sidelines of the two-day summit. Pakistan closed its airspace after the relations with India deteriorated following the February 14 suicide attack in occupied Kashmir. Read More »

Donald Trump brandishes 'secret' US-Mexico agreement to journalists

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Trump , appearing at the White House on Wednesday with Poland's President Andrzej Duda, didn't elaborate on what could unfold in the next phase. Are they going to be this modern, professional security force that Mexico's president says they're going to be? Washington wants Mexico to be declared a safe third country in which asylum seekers would have to seek safe harbor instead of the United States , a demand Mexico has rejected in the past. Read More »

Boris Johnson surges ahead in Conservative leadership election

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A total of 313 lawmakers voted. "Thank you to my friends and colleagues in the Conservative & Unionist Party for your support". In a joint statement, Jeremy Hunt , Michael Gove , Dominic Raab , Sajid Javid, Matt Hancock and Rory Stewart said the leadership contest was "a critical moment" for both the United Kingdom and the Conservative party. Read More »

White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders stepping down

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Mike Huckabee, worked on her father's presidential campaign during the 2016 Republican primary until he dropped out of the race", Fox News reported . "Frankly, I think my credibility is probably higher than the media's", she said". Sources close to Sanders told CBS News she was planning on leaving past year, but decided against that after her then-principal deputy press secretary Raj Shah made a decision to leave the administration. Read More »

Bloggers criticised for taking 'insensitive' photos at the Chernobyl site

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One Instagram user posed in front of an abandoned building in Pripyat , the ghost town once home to 50,000 people who mainly worked at the plant, with her hazmat suit open and her underwear clearly visible. "I don't know about you but I see a place like this and I do not stop crying for days". Around 5000 cases of thyroid cancer, most of which were treated and cured, were caused by the contamination. Read More »

Philippines slams sinking of boat by suspected China vessel

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In a statement, Lorenzana said the "F/B GIMVER 1 was anchored at the time when it was hit by the Chinese fishing vessel" near the Recto Bank, also known as the Reed Bank, on June 9. Panelo said, "Regardless of the nature of the collision, whether it was accidental or intentional, common decency and the dictates of humanity require the immediate saving of the crew of the downed Philippine vessel". Read More »

Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway should be fired over political comments

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The U.S. Office of Special Counsel - not to be confused with former special counsel Robert Mueller - sent a letter to President Donald Trump on Thursday, telling him "Conway has repeatedly violated the Hatch Act during her official media appearances by making statements directed at the success of your reelection campaign or at the failure of candidates for the Democratic Party's nomination for President". Read More »

Trump mocked for 'Prince of Whales' tweet

Taking to Twitter, President Trump tweeted: "I meet and talk to "foreign governments" every day". REUTERS/Carlos Barria LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 03: Queen Elizabeth II (2nd left) officially welcomes US President Donald Trump (C) and First Lady Melania Trump (L) with Prince Charles , Prince of Wales and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall (R) Buckingham Palace on June 3, 2019 in London, England. Read More »

Joe Biden promises to 'cure cancer' if elected president

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The poll, conducted by Quinnipiac University , suggested Buttigieg would win 47% of the popular vote, while Trump would win 42%. "We're winning in Texas very big, in OH very big, in Florida very big". "He was some place in Iowa today", the president said, "and he said my name so many times that people couldn't stand it". "Thank goodness we can fight back on Social Media". Read More »

Memphis police shooting: Deadly shooting leads to anger and unrest

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The state police agency says the shooting involves the Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force, which includes the U.S. Marshals Service and other law enforcement agencies. Tennessee bureau of investigation agents were "investigating the circumstances" of this shooting at the request of the Memphis-area district attorney's office. Read More »

5 arrested in connection to David Ortiz shooting

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The suspects have not been officially charged with crimes - but prosecutors have 48 hours after an arrest to do that. Among the other suspects still at large were Luis Alfredo Rivas Clase, aka The Surgeon, as well as a woman known as The Venezuelan, or Red, and two other men, prosecutors said in a statement . Read More »

United Kingdom home secretary signs USA extradition request for Julian Assange

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Yesterday, the United States government has formally submitted an extradition request to the UK for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange , a U.S. official says. "He is accused of offences including computer misuse and the unauthorised disclosure of national defence information". The WikiLeaks founder is set to face an extradition case management hearing on Friday, which could see him sent to the U.S. Read More »

Turkey confirms Russian Federation S-400 missile deal, ignores USA warning

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During Wednesday's meeting, Erdogan said Turkey will "hold to account" anyone who excludes Turkey from the F-35 programme "due to reasons without reason or legitimacy". Ankara has been infuriated by US support for the YPG, which it considers a terrorist organization and an extension of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), which has fought an insurgency in southeast Turkey for more than three decades. Read More »

U.S. submits formal extradition request for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange

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There is no chance that Julian will get a fair trial here [in Britain], or in the US of course, unless there's a change of reporting, that people actually start speaking out. Assange ahead of a deadline this week to do so. "Some say that Assange is a journalist and that he should be immune from prosecution for these actions", John Demers, the Assistant Attorney-General for National Security, said when the indictment was filed last month. Read More »

Rare exchange of fire between Israeli troops and Palestinian security

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PLO official Wasel Abu Yusef said that Palestinians will "voice their rejection of all American policies". State Department spokeswoman Morgan Ortagus, however, brushed off suggestions Ambassador David Friedman would face any kind of internal disciplinary action for the remarks, saying "there is no plan" to do so. Read More »

UK network operators 'call for clarity over position on Huawei'

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Some countries like Australia and New Zealand, have blocked Huawei from supplying equipment for 5G telecommunication networks. He also insisted that Huawei was an "independent company". Fears have been raised that the company and its network equipment could be used by the Chinese state as a route to spy on the West - which Huawei has strongly denied - while the U.S. Read More »

Canada To Ban Single-Use Plastics By 2021

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Plastic beverage bottles won't be banned in Europe but the European Union will require them to contain a minimum of 30 per cent recycled material by 2030, and a collection rate for recycling or reuse of 90 per cent by 2029. "Our fundamental belief is that globally, plastics will continue to grow and that we'll need multiple plants to be built year over year to enable that growth", he said in an interview . Read More »

300,000 evacuated as India braces for Cyclone Vayu

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India's Home Minister Amit Shah reviewed the preparedness of relevant state and central ministries to deal with Cyclone Vayu and its aftermath. "The government's success would be in zero death", he said. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has tweeted wishing for the safety of those who are in the path of the storm. The NDRF teams, along with teams of State Disaster Response Force (SDRF), are equipped with boats, tree-cutters, telecom equipment and others. Read More »

Trudeau government joins Europe, California in banning single-use plastics

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That's why our government intends to ban harmful single-use plastic products where science warrants it, and why we're working with partners across Canada and around the world to reduce plastic pollution. U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May announced a year ago ahead of the G-7 summit that her government would be placing a nationwide ban on plastic straws, cotton swabs, and other one-off items to eliminate unnecessary plastic waste by 2042. Read More »

David Ortiz shooting: Five detained, gun recovered but motive remains unknown

Rolfy Ferreyra Cruz, who allegedly shot Ortiz at a nightclub Sunday night is now in custody, along with several other suspects. Surveillance video also shows a man walking up behind Ortiz at the bar and shooting him point-blank. Prosecutors confirmed that Acosta was captured Tuesday night. The document also said the two men were seen on security camera footage talking with other people in the Accent and another Hyundai in a nearby street before the shooting at 9:20pm on Sunday. Read More »

Iran to hand over USA resident accused of spying to Lebanon

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Shortly after he was detained, he was charged with espionage, sentenced to 10 years in prison and handed a $4.2 million (Dh15.4m) fine. In a post on its official Twitter account, Lebanon's Directorate of General Security shared two black and white images of Zakka, who is seen shaking hands with Ibrahim after a meeting on Monday night. Read More »

British lawmakers reject opposition move to block no-deal Brexit

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Outlining his own manifesto in central London, Johnson, the hot favorite to win the keys to 10 Downing Street next month, said Britain must prepare for a no deal outcome. "It will introduce a safety valve in the Brexit process and it will be a reminder to all Conservative leadership candidates that this house will take every step necessary to prevent a no deal". Read More »

Insys Therapeutics files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

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Kapoor leaves federal court in Boston on March 13, 2019. "We determined that a court-supervised sale process is the best course of action to maximize the value of our assets and address our legacy legal challenges in a fair and transparent manner", Insys CEO Andrew G. Read More »

Helicopter crash leaves one dead in Manhattan

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The crash occurred on a stormy day in Manhattan on top of a 51-storey building. The Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) identified the helicopter as an Agusta A109E . A helicopter crashed on the building's roof on June 10, 2019 . "I started hearing the blare of sirens and knew something bad had happened", the 30-year-old lawyer said. Read More »