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Oakland barbershop employees, customers react to OJ Simpson's parole

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Nevada District Court Judge Jackie Glass sentenced him to a minimum of nine years in prison and a maximum of 33 years. Almost ten years after going to prison for attempted robbery, Orenthal James Simpson has been granted parole . The disgraced gridiron hero, with the help of several other accomplices, broke into a Las Vegas hotel room on 13 September 2007 and held up two memorabilia dealers for collectibles and personal items he claimed were rightfully his. Read More »

Trump Is Still More Popular Than Clinton, Poll Shows

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Trump's 2016 Democratic rival is viewed favorably by just 39 percent of Americans in the latest Bloomberg National Poll , two points lower than the president. Would she have fared any better as president? Nonetheless, it was his own son, Donald Trump Jr., who made public this week some emails in which he enthusiastically welcomed the idea of getting damaging information about Clinton from a Russian lawyer, Efe reported. Read More »

Amended Republican Healthcare Bill to Leave 22Mln Americans Uninsured

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Premiums for a 40 year-old individual with an income at 175 percent of the federal poverty level would drop from $1,700 under current law to $1,450 by 2026, but the premiums would only buy a 58 percent AV plan rather than the 87 percent AV plan to which the individual would be entitled to under current cost-sharing reduction requirements. Read More »

Deputy AG Rosenstein Stands by Decision to Fire Comey

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Mr. Comey afterward pulled Mr. Trump aside and told him about a dossier that had been assembled by a former British spy filled with salacious allegations against the incoming president, including supposed sexual escapades in Moscow. "Did you actually have a one-on-one with Comey then?" Pressed on whether he had confidence in Mueller, Sessions had said: "I feel confident in what he'll do". Read More »

Man throws 2-year-old cousin into traffic in Colorado Springs

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Willner said she and her husband were behind a vehicle that swerved out of the way, and the couple stopped. He threw a baby into traffic. "I thought it was a bag or a dog. Bryant Hickcox, 30, was filmed cradling the young boy in his arms and carrying him to a busy road junction in the city of Colorado Springs, US. "I just wanted to keep him as warm and as safe as possible", Willner said. Read More »

Wipro jumps 8% as board approves Rs 11000 crore share buyback

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The Bengaluru-headquartered company also reported a 1.2 per cent growth in its net profit at Rs 2,083 crore during the April-June period as against '2,059 in the same period a year ago. "We expect a slight positive reaction to the revenue beat and buyback announcement, even though Q2 guidance is disappointing". Since previous year, Wipro has been able to re-deploy 12,000 people due to automation , the CEO said. Read More »

Trump and Putin had another, undisclosed conversation at G20

But in a statement explaining the meeting Trump Jr. said that the topic was about USA adoptions of Russian children, which Putin had halted in 2012 in retaliation for a US measures meant to respond to Russian corruption. Russia's top diplomat also attended, along with official translators from both countries. At the dinner in Hamburg, Trump was seated between the wife of the prime Minister of Japan the wife of the president of Argentina. Read More »

Philippines' Duterte pays visit to war-torn Marawi

Meanwhile, Presidential spokesperson Ernesto Abella urged the communists to show good will by joining the government's fight against Islamic extremists. Aside from talking to government troops, Duterte also gave them goods. The fifth round of formal talks was suspended last May after the rebels ordered fighters to step up attacks against the government troops in protest of the martial law proclamation in Mindanao. Read More »

Four including a woman killed in Mastung gun attack

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The tragic incident happened when a vehicle heading to Karachi from Quetta came under attack. A auto was ambushed by unidentified assailants near Mastung district of restive Balochistan province leaving at least four people dead including a woman and one person injured when it was en route to Karachi from Quetta on Wednesday morning, ARY News reported. Read More »

Farmers, ranchers concerned over health care costs

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When you win an entitlement, you can't take it back. State insurance regulators will now spend the remaining summer months reviewing insurance companies' requests to evaluate whether they're priced right and ensure they comply with state and federal law. Read More »

OJ Simpson Paroled, He Will Be Released in October

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Regardless of their opinions, these Naples neighbors said they'll be tuning into the video conference Thursday, awaiting the parole board's decision, and their possible new neighbor. It's amusing the seemingly nice woman on the parole board just told O.J. that his parole hearing is like everyone else's. His conviction came 13 years after he was acquitted of the murders of his ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson , and her friend, Ron Goldman , in what's been called the " Trial of the Century ". Read More »

Laptop ban lifted on US-bound flights

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This week, King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, was the last of the 10 to comply with USA security measures and exit the laptop-ban list. The original directives should have been "subject to a greater degree of collaboration and coordination from DHS/TSA prior to being issued", Jennings added, referring to the Transportation Security Administration. Read More »

Pres. Trump's Business Activities Under Investigation

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The New York Times reported that Mr Trump's team was looking to discredit the investigation led by Mr Mueller, analysing the background of the lawyers hired by him in search of any possible conflicts of interest. By being outside the White House, their dealings with the President will be protected under attorney-client privilege that is afforded any United States citizen, the sources explained. Read More »

Sizmek acquires Rocket Fuel for adtech consolidation

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One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and five have given a hold rating to the company. Rocket Fuel (NASDAQ:FUEL) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May 9th. When Rocket Fuel went public in 2013, many investors eyes were opened to the fact that its business was less scalable than the average pure tech company - and required a lot of people and spending to operate . Read More »

Muslim US Senate candidate subjected to online hate campaign

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Abboud said she would like to see herself and other Muslims portrayed in a positive light from time to time, rather than as victims or perpetrators. "With what happened in the last campaign and the anti-Muslim rhetoric, I think a lot of the Muslims are looking at America and they're thinking, 'Okay mom and dad, I know you're anxious about Iraq, but our own backyard is burning.' I think the community is under siege, and a lot of people are responding by getting engaged". Read More »

Irfan Pathan's Selfie With Wife

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Also, she used nail polish. Pathan posted the picture on Facebook with the message: "This girl is trouble #love #wifey ", while on Twitter he wrote: "Kuch toh log kahenge, logo ka kaam hai kehna but always #love #travel". Irfan was castigated for not being a "good Muslim" and a comment read, "WTF Tell her to cover her arms. Being a Muslim and being a Pathan it is your duty to do so (to follow Islamic value)". Read More »

Three of Trump's allies to testify on Russia-US links

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But Sanders' comments look to paper over the clear acrimony that exists between Trump and his attorney general, a former Alabama senator who was one of Trump's most ardent supporters. He also said he doesn't think he is being investigated for potential obstruction of justice for firing FBI Director James B. Comey. He said Mr Mueller's selection for the job was a conflict of interest because he had interviewed him to serve as the replacement Federal Bureau of Investigation director. Read More »

No Korean Military Talks After North Snubs South's Call

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CNN reported Wednesday that USA satellites detected new imagery and satellite-based radar emissions that indicate North Korea may be testing components and missile control facilities for another ICBM or intermediate-range missile launch. North Korea's shipments marked an on-year increase of four-point-six percent to two-point-82 billion dollars last year, while its imports posted an on-year increase of four-point-eight percent to three-point-73 billion dollars. Read More »

Matthews sad despite Tour de France green jersey joy

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Romain Bardet and Dan Martin took turns attacking Froome , while the Brit also attacked himself, on the steepest slopes of the Izoard at the end of a rugged 179.5km journey from Briancon. Louis Meintjes of UAE Team Emirates picked up time on Simon Yates in the contest for the white jersey of best young rider and now lies 2 minutes 28 seconds behind the Orica-Scott rider, who is aiming to emulate his twin brother Adam's achievement from previous year. Read More »

Full details of Paris club payment released

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Others are Plateau, N5.64bn; Sokoto, N6.44bn; Taraba, N5.61bn; Yobe N5.41bn; Zamfara, N5.44bn; and Federal Capital Territory N684.86m. "The governor started his latest trick when he called Labour leaders to a meeting last month that Paris Club refund coming to the state would be N4.7b just to create the impression that he is running a transparent administration". Read More »

OJ Simpson granted parole after nine-year prison term for armed robbery

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If the board grants Simpson parole, he would be released from prison on October 1. Mr Fromong said Simpson deserved to be released. "I haven't made any excuses in the nine years I've been here and I'm not making excuses now", Simpson said at one point, later adding: "I should have never allowed these alleged security guys to help me when they were only trying to help themselves". Read More »

Police protection for ANC MP who joined Zuma bashing after death threats

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Khoza has declared that she would be voting according to conscience on the motion‚ while the ANC is strong-arming its MPs to oppose it or face sanction by the party. "What she did yesterday, in our own view, was the last straw". "No political disagreements enter the space of SAPS operations", Mbalula said, adding that Khoza likewise is being treated that way, with an added burden on the police mandate to protect the institutions of democracy and free political will. Read More »

Uruguay becomes first country to legalise cannabis sales over the counter

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Not only was Uruguay able to implement regulated marijuana sales, it was able to do so at a final cost to the customer of $1.30 per gram. Sixteen pharmacies in the country are licensed to sell the drug. On Wednesday , the long-awaited national experiment was sacked up and the sale of recreational marijuana began in earnest for residents of Uruguay. Read More »

Senate panel unanimously approves Federal Bureau of Investigation nominee

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Wray, 50, has been both a criminal prosecutor and a defense attorney, spending the past 12 years at King and Spalding law firm. All 20 members of the committee voted to approve Wray, a white-collar crime lawyer and former assistant attorney-general under President George W Bush, sending his nomination to the full Senate for a vote. Read More »

Strong natural disaster rattles Turkey, Greek islands

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The U.S. Geological Survey put the quake at magnitude 6.7, and said its epicenter was 6 miles (10 kilometers) south of Bodrum, Turkey, and 10 miles (16 kilometers) east-northeast of Kos, Greece. The Foreign Office has warned of possible aftershocks and advised Britons there to follow the advice of local authorities and tour operators. The quake caused injury and damage, the agency cited the island's mayor as saying. Read More »

Brothers, two and five, steal mother's auto for trip to grandfather

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Authorities said the boys' mother was almost an hour away, telling police she thought they were still in the front yard. Yeah. let that sink in. "I have family that live here", she told WSAZ . "We have other tenants". Aside from the 5- and 2-year-olds potentially locking themselves in their mother's auto - risking vehicular heatstroke - these boys could've killed themselves or someone else on the road. Read More »

Woman stashed $2M worth of liquid meth in cleaning jugs, police say

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Officers said that when they asked about narcotics trafficking, Ayala refused to let them search the vehicle, which her 4-year-old daughter and another 23-year-old were also in. They brought in their K-9 dog who sniffed out the drugs which were in three large jugs which once contained cleaning products. Pictured the $2m worth ofl liquid crystal meth found stashed in Seline Ayala's automobile. Read More »

Does Akie Abe Speak English?

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Narrating the awkwardness of the whole situation, he said: "So I'm sitting there". We may never know what exactly went down between Abe and Trump at the dinner, but we do know that the American commander-in-chief went on to speak with Putin for almost an hour at one point. Read More »

New Lineup After JD Martinez Trade

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The trade was almost completed Monday night, when Martinez left late in the Tigers' game against the Kansas City Royals . He was in the initial starting lineup Tuesday against the Royals before getting scratched when the trade was announced . Read More »

Thai Court Convicts 62 on Human Trafficking Charges

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A Thai general was among scores of people convicted for their part in a murderous human trafficking plot involving Burma's persecuted Muslims. In a separate interview with Reuters, Smith said that while the crackdown had disrupted human trafficking in Thailand, the illicit network remains "well in place". Read More »

DiNardo claims to have killed two more

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A university spokesperson said DiNardo had verbal incidents with members of the university community and made some people uncomfortable. Detectives are looking through their files to check on the claims, Ross said, calling the information "sketchy". Read More »