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Jul 26 2017

16-day-old baby abandoned in California parking lot, teen dad arrested

This was just after 3 p.m. Monday in Suisun City. Employees at a nearby barbershop told officers that they saw the carrier abandoned in the parking lot, then realized a c...

Jul 26 2017

5 hurt in Swiss chainsaw attack

Police said the perpetrator has been identified but remains at large after the attack, which prompted them to seal off the centre of the town on the German border. The su...

Jul 26 2017

Arab quartet adds new names to Qatar's terror list

He said he and others had had to "think twice" before accepting Qatar's invitation to the conference over Doha's "fundamental issues" with the rights of women, minorities...

Jul 25 2017

Class Action Coming Against Aussie Car Companies Over Faulty Airbags

In April a woman in Darwin was nearly killed after being struck in the head by metal shrapnel that was expelled from a faulty Takata airbag in the Toyota Rav 4 she wa...

Jul 25 2017

Sri Lankan Navy rescues two drowning elephants

Sri Lankan Navy spokesperson Lieutenant Commander Chaminda Walakuluge told TOI that rescuing elephants from mid-sea was tough since it was a unique experience. "They we...

Jul 25 2017

Gas prices expected to spike this week

For instance, on this date, the average price here in 2014 was $3.53, in 2013 was $3.63 and in 2012 was $3.49. Petro-Logistics, a company that tracks OPEC's supply and ...

Jul 25 2017

Mandela family welcomes withdrawal of controversial book written by Madiba's doctor

This despite the fact that Mandela's former doctor - the man who cared for him in the last seven years of his life - claims he had permission "from the family" to write...

Jul 25 2017

Utah parents accused of giving newborn daughter meth, heroin

Authorities in Utah said they learned the mother had been taking heroin and prescription pain medication during pregnancy, and thus her child was born addicted to dr...

Jul 25 2017

Not 100% Sure Whether 39 Indians Dead Or Alive, Iraqi Foreign Minister

They were kidnapped by the Islamic State terror group in Mosul three years ago. Al-Jafari is on a visit to India from July 24 to July 28. This was revealed by the I...

Jul 24 2017

German girl arrested in Iraq is missing Linda Wenzel, say authorities

Citing media reports that the jail was destroyed by ISIS long ago, he said these are "tough times" for their families as they are growing restless. Iraqi officals said ...

Jul 24 2017

Jaysh al-Islam Leader Confirms Agreement on De-Escalation in Eastern Ghouta

A ceasefire has been announced to cover one last rebel strongholds near Damascus, after Syrian rebels and regime ally Russian Federation agreed on a "safe zone" for the b...

Jul 24 2017

Minneapolis police chief resigns in wake of shooting of unarmed Australian woman

Pride organizers said they were trying to find a way to accommodate groups that did not want to march with uniformed police officers, and eventually settled on letting th...

Jul 24 2017

Left-back Andy Roberson joins Liverpool from Hull

Reds boss Jurgen Klopp has been a long time admirer of the Scotland worldwide Robertson, who will now provide competition to James Milner for the first choice left-b...

Jul 24 2017

Several bodies found inside tractor-trailer in San Antonio

He said 17 of those are critical condition, and 13 are in serious condition. "The truck was loaded with people", The New York Times quoted fire chief Charles Hood a...

Jul 23 2017

Afghan police killed in United States friendly-fire air strike

The attack happened as Afghan security forces were clearing Taliban militants from a village, a police spokesman told AFP news agency. Hayat also said numerous security...

Jul 23 2017

Jared Kushner's Name Still Being Used to Lure Chinese Investors

According to the Journal , those assets include "commercial real estate, bonds issued by the NY water and sewer authority, a personal art collection and a New Jersey ...

Jul 23 2017

Sexual assault case: Kerala Congress MLA Vincent arrested

Soon after his arrest Vincent was taken to Neyyatinkara taluk hospital for medical examination. Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee president MM Hassan, however, said the p...

Jul 23 2017

Judge's mighty blast leads Yankees past Mariners

NY notched a 4-1 victory in the opener to improve to 4-4 on its trek, as well as maintain its one-game lead over Minnesota for the wild-card spot. As usual, the person ...

Jul 23 2017

Chief justice: Situation of Polish courts 'extremely worrying'

One of the organizing groups, the Committee for the Defense of Democracy, says Walesa will join the protest in his hometown of Gdansk, on the Baltic coast. The party has ...

Jul 22 2017

Two dead and boats damaged as quake hits Turkey and Greece

A powerful quake killed 2 people on the Greek holiday island of Kos, sending tourists fleeing into the streets & causing disruption in the nearby Turkish tourist hub of B...