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J&K to make death penalty must for raping minors

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Sources told Rising Kashmir that the Chief Minister requested Chief Justice for the establishment of Special Fast Track court. "It has strengthened my belief that Jammu serves as a model of inclusiveness & together the people of J&K inspire secular unity & righteousness". Read More »

Pence to meet Canada's Trudeau at Americas summit in Lima: White House

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HusseinObama at the last Summit of the Americas 3 years ago. Pence was whisked away from the Summit of the Americas late Friday so he could inform USA congressional leaders by phone of Trump's plans to announce the missile strikes. Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto and U.S. Vice President Mike Pence are set to meet on the sidelines of the Summit of the Americas during a tense time for their governments. Read More »

Man Arrested After Shots Fired in East Lubbock

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Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality paid tribute to constable Luyolo Nojulumba at a press conference‚ describing him as "our hero" on Friday. Nojulumba, who has served in the metro police for just over a year, described the incident as a bad experience. Read More »

Crime victims memorialized in Gulfport ceremony

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Representing those who can no longer speak for themselves. The theme also acknowledges the " many barriers facing victims of crime, especially those with disabilities, LGBTQ victims, older adults and those with limited English language skills", according to officials with the Solicitor General's office. Read More »

United States and Allies Launch Missile Strikes Against Syria

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Russian Federation also has an older version of the same missiles - S-300s - deployed in Syria . Trump said he was prepared to sustain the response until Assad's government stopped its use of chemical weapons . Syria has denied any involvement in the chemical attack . A broader question is whether the allied attacks are part of a revamped, coherent political strategy to end the war on terms that do not leave Assad in power. Read More »

Trump orders military strikes on Syria

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The decision by the U.S. to strike marked Mr Trump's second order to attack Syria; he authorised a barrage of Tomahawk cruise missiles to hit a single Syrian airfield in April 2017 in retaliation for Syria's use of sarin gas against civilians. Read More »

Michael Cohen is barely even a lawyer

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Harrison's assertion that Cohen's documents included privileged communications involving Cohen as both an attorney and a client did not, McKay argued , validate that claim. Trump attorney Joanna Hendon told the judge that the president has "an acute interest in these proceedings and the manner in which these materials are reviewed". Read More »

Theresa May: No alternative to military strikes in Syria

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The allied operation came a year after a USA missile strike that Trump said was meant to deter Assad from further use of chemical weapons . Trump also spoke to French President Emmanuel Macron and U.K. USS Ross (DDG 71) fires a tomahawk land-attack missile on April 7, 2017. He said increased engagement from countries including Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar and Egypt can ensure that Iran does not profit from the defeat of the Islamic State group. Read More »

Russian ambassador warns outcome of USA attack on Syria

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It did not mention the overall number of missiles intercepted by Syrian forces. Russian Federation called for an emergency session of United Nations Security Council on Saturday. "Right now this is a one-time shot", he said but did not rule out further attacks. Iran insists its soldiers are only in Syria in an advisory role, but hundreds have been killed since the civil war began in 2011. Read More »

Five more athletes missing from Commonwealth Games village

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Comment has been sought from the Indian team. Minister of Home Affairs Peter Dutton said if the athletes did not leave by the May 15 deadline, the Australian Border Force (ABF) would find and lock them in a watch house until their deportation back to their countries of origin. Read More »

Explosions rock east Damascus after Trump announces Syria strikes

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Behind closed doors, Trump pushed for a more aggressive response than the one taken a year ago, wanting options that would involve attacks on targets in Syria associated with Russian Federation and Iran, officials said. The US president claimed that the joint action was meant to establish a "strong deterrent" against the production, spread, and use of chemical weapons . Read More »

Acting Cambridge Analytica CEO steps down amid Facebook scandal

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The admission during US House of Representatives testimony underscores the problem Facebook has in persuading politicians that users can safeguard their own information if they carefully manage their personal settings and that further legislation governing Facebook's use of data is unnecessary. Read More »

United Nations chief calls for unfettered probe of alleged Syria attack

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Hillel Neuer, president of the Geneva-based nongovernmental organization U.N. Watch, called out European countries for not speaking out against the United Nations on this matter. Guterres remarks came after the mandate of the Joint Investigative Mechanism (JIM), which was created as a body to attribute responsibility for the use of chemical weapons in Syria in 2015, expired in November previous year. Read More »

Jennifer Hart had alcohol in her system at time of fatal crash

Toxicology tests also found that her wife Sarah Hart and two of their children had "a significant amount" of an ingredient commonly found in the allergy drug Benadryl, which can make people sleepy. Beginning in 2008, Sarah and Jennifer Hart faced repeated child abuse allegations from teachers and neighbors as they moved from Minnesota to OR to Washington with their six adopted children. Read More »

All options including ordinance route being explored to restore SC/ST Act: Paswan

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Seeking review of SC's March 20 order, the government said that only after reviewing the judgement and recalling the directions, the confusion created by its judgement can be corrected. "They are being misled by some vested interests.so that does not concern us", the Bench had said in support of its order. It said that the apex court should restore the old act that makes implementation of punishment for atrocities on SC/STs as legislated and prescribed by the Parliament. Read More »

Karnataka Poll Date Was Speculation, Not Leak: Election Commission Committee

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The Congress, which is now in power in Karnataka, can hope to win between 90 and 101 seats in the election, according to the opinion poll. While the Congress will see its seat tally come down, there is a silver lining in store for the party: most in Karnataka want the JD (S)-BSP combine to lend its support to the Congress while 39 per cent want the JD (S)-BJP to tie up with the Congress in case of a hung Assembly and barely 29 per cent want the party to ally with BJP. Read More »

Cops: Murderer on the Run Killed Lookalike to Steal ID

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On Thursday, the Dodge County Sheriff's Office said 2nd-degree murder charges being prepared against Riess in Minnesota for the death of her husband, 54-year-old David Riess. Investigators are not aware of any connection between Lois Riess and Hutchinson. Anyone who's had any recent contact with Lois or any information on her whereabouts is urged to contact the Dodge County Sheriff's Office at 507-635-6200. Read More »

Another member of the Humboldt Broncos has passed away

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Meanwhile, Toronto's transit authority said it was allowing employees to wear jerseys over their uniforms. "We thought it'd be cool to have a little street, community hockey game". "As the athletic therapist, the impact she made on the team was equal to that of any player", Canadian hockey star Hayley Wickenheiser told CNN . Read More »

07:52Iran Slams Western Missile Attack on Syria, Warns of Consequences

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The US president also said that increased engagement from allied countries including Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt could "ensure that Iran does not profit from the eradication of ISIS". Large-scale restrictions on US goods and services would hurt American firms but could also cause significant disruption in Russian Federation, where consumers flock to McDonald's restaurants, fly on vacation in Boeing jets, and use Apple phones. Read More »

White House says no final decision yet on Syria

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In April 2017, as he contemplated a strike in Syria , Trump said , "One of the things I think you've noticed about me is: Militarily, I don't like to say where I'm going and what I'm doing". The U.S. president has spoken with the leaders of Britain and France about a possible answer. French president Emmanuel Macron called for a strong, joint response to the alleged chemical attack. Read More »

Pence announces $16M in aid for refugees fleeing Venezuela

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The American president cancelled what would've been his first presidential visit to Latin America as he weighs a possible US military strike in Syria in retaliation for an apparent chemical attack on civilians. One can not speak about democracy and respect when someone has been uninvited , when Venezuela is not present, said Cuban Ambassador Juan Antonio Fernandez, who denounced the double standard because 'they speak about democracy, dialogue and participation, but all of us must be there'. Read More »

Pendleton man faces child pornography, exploitation charges

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Pleasant was arrested this week after police say he used floor-model computers at Walmart to view child pornography at least five times over 10 days this spring. For more information about Project Safe Childhood and for information about internet safety education go here. According to court records, Solis took explicit images of a young child in his care and store the photos on a thumb drive hidden in his home. Read More »

Fashion Week Comes to Saudi Arabia-in Modest Style

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Designers from Brazil, Lebanon , Russia , Saudi Arabia , the United States and the United Arab Emirates showcased their works at the event. Still, it's expected to be a noteworthy event, with designers Roberto Cavalli and Jena Paul Gaultier featuring alongside local designers. Read More »

Trump Lawyer Arranged $1M Payoff Over GOP Donor's Affair With Playmate

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The Wall Street Journal reports that Broidy has admitted that he had a relationship with the woman, who subsequently had an abortion to terminate her pregnancy. Broidy, who initially backed Sen. An attorney for Cohen did not return requests for comment Friday. Earlier this week, his hotel room and offices were raided by Federal Bureau of Investigation agents. Read More »

President Trump Responds To FBI Raid Of His Lawyer's Office

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U.S. President Donald Trump railed again Tuesday about Federal Bureau of Investigation raids on his personal lawyer Michael Cohen's NY office and a hotel where he had been staying, calling them " a total witch hunt ". Federal agents raided Cohen's Manhattan office on Monday, seizing records on topics including a $130,000 payment made to porn actress Stormy Daniels . Read More »

Arizona National Guard announces details of Operation Guardian Shield along border

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If Trump wants to help fund that, we welcome federal support. It will not be a mission to round up women and children or detain people escaping violence and seeking a better life. California, at least, has taken steps to deploy them where reality indicates they'll be most useful. Bishop Joe Vásquez, chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops Committee on Migration, agreed in a statement Wednesday with the bishops' concerns expressed last week about the National Guard deployment, ... Read More »

Global chemical weapons watchdog 'on its way to Syria'

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After May met with her Cabinet, a spokesperson issued a statement saying it is highly likely that Syria's President Bashar Assad was responsible for Saturday's attack that killed dozens outside Damascus. Trump announced the strikes, in coordination with France and Britain, from the White House Friday night. Trump is also offering prayers for the Middle East and for the United States. Read More »

Inspectors head to site of suspected gas attack in Syria

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In an interview Thursday, Assad said the weekend's alleged chemical attack was entirely fabricated by the United States and other Western allies to justify a USA airstrike on Syria . You have lost the opportunity to wail from the rooftops about hundreds of people suffering in the besieged Eastern Ghouta region. The sabre-rattling over an alleged chemical attack in Douma, outside Damascus , reached a new peak this week as US President Donald Trump warned of striking Syria with ... Read More »

Homeless Girl Scouts extend cookie sale in Union Square

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This means the girls easily reached their initial target, and are now looking to sell a total of 12,000 boxes. "This is my first time selling cookies", Victoria said. There were some unique challenges because this is a troop for homeless girls in the city. Karina, one of the founding members of the troop told Refinery29, "I wasn't expecting [becoming homeless] to ever happen to me". Read More »

Missiles Are 'Coming to Syria,' Trump Warns Russia on Twitter

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U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres told the Security Council Friday that "there is no military solution to the conflict". He added that if the leaked targets and scope is accurate, then "it is unlikely that it will make much of a difference, in terms of the direction of the conflict and, importantly, in the Assad regime efforts to reconstitute his chemical weapons program". Read More »

Family missing after SUV seen driving into river feared dead

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The vehicle submerged and vanished before rescuers reached the scene. The Garberville office of the California Highway Patrol said the teams were, however, unsuccessful in locating the vehicle or its occupants. According to the highway patrol, the teams accessed the river in inflatable boats and on River Boards, a small floatation device created to allow full access under overhanging trees or tight areas not accessible by boat. Read More »