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Mob mercilessly thrash Kashmiri youth, try to set him on fire

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Tantray, the young man with special needs, can be seen bloodied and helpless, as the mob tries running a tractor on him. The victim was later identified by police as Wasim Ahmad Tantray a mentally-challenged youth. Assembling outside the JKLF office in Abi Guzar, the protestors marched towards Lal Chowk, bearing placards and raising slogans to strongly condemn the braid-chopping incidents that have swept the Valley for over a month. Read More »

Alabama Asks Supreme Court to Allow Execution

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I have no tears, I'm not afraid "was his last words". One reason for the increase is that states including Arkansas, which faced legal challenges over its lethal injection protocols, have resumed executions after procuring drugs and receiving court approval. Read More »

Body cameras have no effect on use of police force

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While specific incidents of alleged misconduct may spark community outrage, the vast majority of police work is done competently and professionally, and that would limit any positive impact a body camera could have. Officers who wore body cameras were the targets of slightly more complaints and used force slightly more often than those who did not wear cameras. Newsham, the chief, said the biggest benefit of cameras has been having a clear record in controversial incidents, such as a ... Read More »

Photo of black girl held by leashes at MA school sparks complaints

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On the floor in front of them is a black child, who seems to be kneeling, with two straps that look like leashes attached to her, and being held by both of the white children. The Bridgewater-Raynham School District is issuing an apology after a photo caused a backlash on social media. "We are deeply saddened by this, as our museum's educational mission is to provide fun and engaging encounters with the history of the 17th-century Atlantic world". Read More »

Senators Reach Deal to Fund Subsidies to Health Insurers

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Insurance companies are meant to be a kind of middleman. "They've been enriched by Obamacare like nothing anybody's ever seen before". The agreement by Sens. It could become part of a must-pass bill preventing a federal shutdown due in December. Collins said she did not know if McConnell would schedule a vote but that "if it comes to the floor, I think the votes are there". Read More »

Pentagon opens Niger ambush probe as new details emerge

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The comments come at the end of a week of swirling questions and controversy over the October 4 attack in Niger. The aide, who spoke on condition of anonymity because he is not authorized to speak publicly, said the House and Senate armed services committees have questions about the scope of the USA mission in Niger, and whether the Pentagon is properly supporting the troops on the ground there. Read More »

Carnival plc (CCL) Stock Price Down 0.8%

A number of other large investors have also modified their holdings of the business. Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 3,088,143 shares of the company's stock valued at $202,505,000 after acquiring an additional 1,655,345 shares in the last quarter. Read More »

Four inmates charged with guards' murders in deadly attempted prison escape

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Two prison employees died and several others were injured October 12, after inmates started a fire at the prison's sewing plant. The sheriff said last week that those hurt mostly suffered stabbing or slashing wounds. Buckman, of Charlotte, was convicted of murder after fatally shooting one co-worker and wounding another in a 2014 dispute. Frazier was convicted most recently of burglary and possession of firearm by a felon in 2011. Read More »

Ebola-like Marburg virus kills two in Uganda

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He worked as a game hunter and lived near a cave inhabited by Rousettus bats, which are natural hosts of the Marburg virus. "The confirmed case was a 50-year-old female from Chemuron village, Kween District in Eastern Uganda". The name of the disease comes from the city of Marburg in central Germany, where the virus was first identified in 1967 among workers who had been exposed to infected African green monkeys at a research lab. Read More »

Malaysia Airlines Names New CEO After Bellew's Abrupt Departure

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Ryanair have been writing to former pilots "begging" them to return back to the airline. . As COO, Izham has been responsible for flight and airport operations as well as engineering. Izham, who is now the COO of Malaysia Airlines, has broad aviation experience and a 38-year service record with the airline, beginning as a pilot with the national flag carrier in 1979. Read More »

SAP third-quarter revenue growth slows

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SAP AG has a 52-week low of 80.93 and a 52-week high of 113.64. The company has a 50 day moving average of $109.84 and a 200 day moving average of $105.38. They now have a United States dollars 95 price target on the stock. The company has a market cap of $134.66 billion, a PE ratio of 32.5647 and a beta of 1.10. Read More »

Police investigate second shooting in a week on VSU campus

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Sources said a crowd of approximately 200 people was dispersed by police after the shooting. He was wearing a blue jacket or hooded sweatshirt, blue trousers and black shoes. Anyone with information that could help detectives should call Chesterfield County Police Department at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660. Read More »

Hikers Found Embracing in S. California National Park Died of Gunshot Wounds

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Analysts said that Joseph Orbeso , 22, lethally shot his sweetheart Rachel Nguyen and afterward handed the firearm on himself over July at the California stop, news station KTLA announced. After three months, climbers found the bodies in a remote range of the recreation center and informed police. According to authorities, while they knew about the gunshot wounds on finding the couple, they didn't make this information public as they still had to confirm the identity of the couple and ... Read More »

Q2 Weather: Warm, dry and sunny today

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A handsome fall day is in store for us today . Snow levels will range between 4,000 and 5,000 feet and could create some travel delays. A breezy to windy day is ahead for New Mexico as the region starts to dry out this afternoon. A cold front should blow through our area early Sunday . Clouds thickened over our area Thursday afternoon. "By Monday , many locations west of the mountains will have temperatures at or above 100 degrees", the National Weather Service forecast predicts. Read More »

Melania Trump's Inaugural Ball Gown Joins First Lady Collection at Smithsonian

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During Friday's ceremony in the museum's Flag Hall, Trump said the gown had been the last thing on her mind amid the family's dizzying transition to presidential life after last year's election. The French-American designer likes the piece for its simplicity. Free and open to the public, the Smithsonian attracted about 21 million visitors a year ago to its 19 museums, with the Museum of American History attracting about 4.5 million visitors annually. Read More »

Transgender woman 'abuses and penetrates' 10-year-old girl

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In a video that was played before the court during the trial, the girl said Martinez, who is a family friend, took her into the bathroom and touched her breasts and genitals. After the report of the assault, police found Martinez passed out on a couch, too drunk to even stand, the Casper Star Tribune reported . According to court documents, Martinez was drunk on the night of the assault and a breath test showed he had a blood alcohol concentration of.218, almost three times the legal limit ... Read More »

Chris King was the only Florida governor candidate to protest Richard Spencer

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Fears told NBC that Spencer's speech will "normalize the idea for white people to have an identity, to advocate for their own interests and to advocate for our own existence". The sheriff's department was one of several police agencies represented at the event, which required massive security efforts that cost the university more than $500,000. Read More »

ACLU says Dickinson hurricane fix grant application violates Constitution

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The city of Dickinson, located southeast of Houston, recently posted to its website an application for hurricane fix grants from donations made toward rebuilding efforts. Kansas approved a stronger version of the company law in July. If you're a resident of a small Texas city and in need of hurricane recovery funds, you'll have to certify that you're not boycotting Israel. Read More »

Ibrahim Halawa Freed From Jail In Egypt

Ibrahim Halawa , who has an Egyptian background, was arrested in Cairo after the fighting between police and supporters of former Islamist president Mohamed Morsi who were protesting his July 2013 ouster by the military. When it turned violent, they reportedly took refuge in a nearby mosque. Halawa's sisters received bail while he stayed in prison. "His acquittal and release shows that by standing up for human rights and speaking out persistently in the face of injustice, people have the ... Read More »

India's solicitor general resigns

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Solicitor general is the second-most senior legal post in India. Among the cases in which he represented the Gujarat government was the 2005 killing of Sohrabuddin Sheikh in an alleged staged shootout. Kumar spoke to CNN-News18 and said that he has resigned due to personal reasons. Rohatgi had said that he had written to the government in May conveying his desire to discontinue as Attorney-General and return to private practice. Read More »

Blatter to attend 2018 World Cup despite ban

But according to one of his close allies Platini "hasn't received an invitation from Putin to go to the World Cup and doesn't know what he will be doing next summer". "I received an invitation from President Putin", the 81-year-old said in an interview. As I can't work in football anymore, and as I don't have any mission to accomplish, I may just pay a flying visit. Read More »

India condemns terror attack in Afghanistan

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The couple, Joshua Boyle and Caitlan Coleman along their three children were kidnapped in 2012 from Afghanistan , but was freed from captivity in Pakistan. U.S. officials are also reportedly of the opinion that Pakistan's spy agency ISI maintains close ties with the Haqqani Network and provides safe havens to its top leadership. Read More »

MSP Colonel Etue To Give Up Five Days Pay Over Facebook Post

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The repost certainly did that. Etue, according to Snyder, had a 2016 salary of $155,000 and will be expected to be at work and show leadership for the days that she is not paid. Damon crashed the ATV that he was driving during the chase and died of head trauma, accordin got the Wayne County Medical Examiner's office. The trooper has resigned and is subject of a criminal investigation. Read More »

At least 10 dead in Kabul Shiite mosque attack

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Among those were at least two attacks on mosques in Kabul in August and September. An attacker "entered the mosque in Police District 13 of Kabul city..." "Investigative teams have been deployed". Interior minister Major General Alimast Momand told AP the attacker walked into the building and detonated his explosives. In recent years, the Taliban and Islamic State members have repeatedly targeted the minority Shiite community, who number around three million in overwhelmingly Sunni ... Read More »

Canada Is So, So Thirsty For Amazon's New Office

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Whitney Eichinger, vice president of communications for Dan Gilbert's Rock Ventures LLC, said there is no event scheduled that day to discuss the bid with the media but the company will "have more to share" then on what is being submitted. "So i think what we're going to do is put our best foot forward in terms of what we think will make Amazon successful in the long run, and we're not the type to shout it out", said Saxton. Read More »

Federal Judge Won't Wipe Arpaio's Criminal Record Clean

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The no-nonsense sheriff was found guilty in late July. Bolton handed down her decision roughly one year after she approved a federal contempt charge against Arpaio. Bolton disagrees. "Indeed, a pardon 'carries an imputation of guilt; acceptance a confession of it, '" she wrote, citing earlier court precedent. Arpaio had repeatedly ignored court injunctions on his racial profiling of Latino drivers in Maricopa County , violating Fourth Amendment protections against unreasonable search ... Read More »

North Carolina students, driver escape school bus fire

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A replacement bus was sent to pick up the stranded students. The Transportation Director who helped with the bus was Barbara Lake. This week, school districts throughout the country are observing school bus safety week. Mark Ross, superintendent of Battle Ground Public Schools, declined to answer STN's questions on student safety training and the status of the fatal bus stop, since the matter is still under litigation. Read More »

Kenyan opposition leader meets with election body head

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Rights groups report that police killed 67 people in opposition protests in the days after the August 11 announcement of election results showing that Kenyatta won re-election. She fled to the US, saying she feared for her safety. Speaking while addressing Kenyans at Uhuru Park for Mashujaa Day celebrations, President Kenyatta, however, said that his administration is ready to counter any threats during and after the elections. Read More »

Billboards ask for tips after rock kills vehicle passenger on I-75

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Investigators say a large rock was thrown off the overpass, crashing through the windshield of a auto and killing the passenger, a 32-year-old Genesee County man. Vienna Township is about 80 miles north of Detroit. The incident involving White is being investigated as a potential homicide. White was a father of four, local media reported . Read More »