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World 4 suspects charged with murder in Austinite's killing testify in Greek court
Author: 0 4 suspects charged with murder in Austinite's killing testify in Greek court

Henderson was visiting the island as part of a photoshoot for a clothing line he planned to launch, his family said. The fight that led to his death broke out around 3 a.m. He did not appear to have defensive wounds. He suffered serious head injuries and was pronounced dead after being taken to hospital. The BBC reports that eight people have been arrested in connection with his murder.

World Prominent businessman dies in parasailing accident in Thailand
Author: 0 Prominent businessman dies in parasailing accident in Thailand

The incident happened at Kata Beach , 860 kilometers south from Bangkok , Wednesday. The horrific incident was filmed by his wife standing on the shore. His wife's video ends shortly after Mr Hussey hits the water, with beachgoers looking on in shock while instructors from the parasailing company run into the water.

World Israel freezes Palestinian housing plan after settlers' objection
Author: 0 Israel freezes Palestinian housing plan after settlers' objection

Water Minister Hazem Nasser on Thursday commended the deal, which, he explained, is related to the Jordan-initiated Red Sea-Dead Sea Water Conveyance project, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported. Today there are more than 6,000 sinkholes, with new ones appearing each day. For years, Gaza has been overpumping its aquifers, causing seawater to seep into the groundwater and salinity levels to rise.

World NY woman leaving church is gang raped, suspects at large
Author: 0 NY woman leaving church is gang raped, suspects at large

Three other men appeared and the woman was forced to disrobe and was sexually assaulted before she made it back to the church, according to reports. Five men, two of them carrying guns, approached her, robbing her of money, her debit card and her cellphone. "I called 911 for police to come", he told PIX11 News .

World Kellyanne Conway sparks torrent of memes with latest interview gaffe
Author: 0 Kellyanne Conway sparks torrent of memes with latest interview gaffe

Producing a second sheet with the words " Illusion " and " Delusion " written on them, she exclaims: "I see illusion and delusion!" Conway's interview comes after increasing information linking the Trump administration to Russian intelligence services, pointing toward a possible collusion between Moscow and Trump's campaign past year.

World Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) Stake Lowered by Welch Group LLC
Author: 0 Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) Stake Lowered by Welch Group LLC

On Friday, March 3 the insider LEUNG SANDRA sold $5.27 million. The Nwi Management Lp holds 635,000 shares with $7.49M value, down from 745,000 last quarter. Jefferies maintained Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC (NYSE:OZM) on Wednesday, June 28 with "Hold" rating. (NYSE:NLY). Ubs Asset Americas owns 5.93M shares.

World Nelson Cruz has Yadier Molina take his picture with Joe West during at-bat in All-Star Game
Author: 0 Nelson Cruz has Yadier Molina take his picture with Joe West during at-bat in All-Star Game

Cruz pulled out his phone and asked a dumbfounded Molina and West for a picture. And the end result was pretty magnificent, as Cruz proudly displayed during his dugout chat with FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal. This had been in the works for a while. I told him 'You can't. "I figured it wouldn't be an issue", Cruz said. While sprinting for second base, Cruz stayed upright when he should have slid.

World Ruling on ill British baby 'open to change'
Author: 0 Ruling on ill British baby 'open to change'

And he said there was evidence to suggest the proposed therapy would not be futile. But he insisted the new evidence must be significant for him to reopen the case. Yates and Gard, however, said they have nothing to lose at this point. A Vatican-run hospital in Rome has also said treatment may be possible. But, unlike his parents, it does not believe that Charlie can be helped.

World House Bill Includes $1.6 Billion for Border Wall
Author: 0 House Bill Includes $1.6 Billion for Border Wall

In addition to providing funding for the border wall, the bill would add 500 new Border Patrol and 1,000 additional ICE agents. Immigration advocates filed a class-action lawsuit Wednesday alleging that the Trump administration is violating the law by turning away people seeking asylum at the U.S-Mexico border.

World Senate Judiciary Committee aims for vote next week on Federal Bureau of Investigation director
Author: 0 Senate Judiciary Committee aims for vote next week on Federal Bureau of Investigation director

But those who know him don't expect drama from the former federal prosecutor turned white-collar defense lawyer. "He will not be fazed". They may also interrogate him on his time in Bush's Justice Department. While we do believe the special investigation is indeed a Demo/MSM witch hunt , Wray doesn't have the luxury of expressing his personal opinions. The question on the floor is whether the investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016 national election is a witch hunt or a ...

World Seoul: Correlation Between KORUS FTA, Trade Imbalance Should Be Reviewed First
Author: 0 Seoul: Correlation Between KORUS FTA, Trade Imbalance Should Be Reviewed First

Citing that the trade pact requires consent from both sides for any decision to be made, Cho noted that the joint committee will be able to decide to open negotiations for revising the FTA only when South Korea agrees with the U.S. out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a proposal led by the Obama administration to create the world's biggest trade pact, which was signed in February previous year but never went into force.

World Upstate pastor prays over President Trump
Author: 0 Upstate pastor prays over President Trump

Michelle Bachmann and Pastor Jack Graham of Prestonwood Baptist Church. Moore told CNN they had "similarly prayed" for President Barack Obama but admitted it's "different with President Trump". "What a humbling moment standing in the Oval Office - laying hands and praying for our President - Supernatural Wisdom, Guidance and Protection - who could ever even imagine - wow - we are going to see another great spiritual awakening", Howard-Browne wrote on Facebook .

World After uproar over dress code, Paul Ryan to 'modernize' it
Author: 0 After uproar over dress code, Paul Ryan to 'modernize' it

Although Trump voiced hopes to improve relations with Russian Federation, most lawmakers - Republicans and Democrats - favor a tougher line than the president on Moscow. "I think it's important that we get to the bottom of all of this", Ryan said, adding that he supports special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into the Trump campaign's ties to Russian Federation, as well as the parallel investigations being conducted by the House and Senate intelligence committees.

World Trump education official apologizes for comments about sexual assault
Author: 0 Trump education official apologizes for comments about sexual assault

Candice Jackson, the head of the civil rights division at the department, backtracked on her statements on sexual assault from the day before and issued a written apology to sexual assault survivors , Politico reported . Fatima Goss Graves, CEO and president of the National Women's Law Center, called Jackson's remarks "deeply concerning". "They awakened in us a responsibility to address this issue", Rep.

World Gunmen kill four policemen in attack in southwest Pakistan
Author: 0 Gunmen kill four policemen in attack in southwest Pakistan

Four policemen were shot dead in Pakistan's Quetta city on Thursday, the media reported. Shah was shifted to civil hospital where doctor made efforts to save his life; however, he succumbed to fatal bullet injuries. He paid tribute to sacrifices rendered by the police. While Chief Minister of Balochistan Nawab Sanaullah Khan Zehri lauded the police action and vowed to continue anti terrorist efforts to eliminate the menace of terrorism from the province.

World U.S. lawmaker wounded in shooting out of intensive care unit
Author: 0 U.S. lawmaker wounded in shooting out of intensive care unit

U.S. Representative Steve Scalise , the No. 3 Republican leader in the U.S. House of Representatives who was shot and wounded last month, is no longer under intensive care although he remains in serious condition, according to a source familiar with the lawmaker's status.

World 412 people charged over U.S. health fraud schemes worth £1 billion
Author: 0 412 people charged over U.S. health fraud schemes worth £1 billion

The fraud totaled $1.3 billion in false billing, the AP reported. More than 100 of the 416 defendants are charged with opioid scams in the largest such fraud crackdown in U.S history, he said. Over 300 agents from the HHS Office of the Inspector General were involved in the crackdown, along with 30 state Medicare fraud units and 370 Federal Bureau of Investigation agents.

Author: 0 US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson ends Qatar rift talks

The French minister will presume efforts made by the USA state of secretary and foreign ministers of Germany and Britain. Doha denies the charges, while the United States and European powers have quietly backed Qatar in the dispute. Washington's top diplomat on July 12 held talks with four Arab states boycotting Qatar. Although details of the talks have not been made public, United States officials told Bloomberg News that Mr Tillerson presented both sides with a number of options that ...

World Sen. Cruz on Supporting Health Bill: 'Depends What's In' It
Author: 0 Sen. Cruz on Supporting Health Bill: 'Depends What's In' It

A block grant or changes in Medicaid today might not keep pace with the growing population of aging Americans or rising medical costs, Berkowitz said. It remains challenging. More work remains to be done. A spokeswoman for Sen. Cruz and conservative Sen. With his reputation as a master strategist on the line, majority leader Mitch McConnell laid out a timetable for Senate consideration of legislation that would fulfill the Republican president's campaign promise to dismantle the ...

World Sushma directs officials to rush to Najran blaze site
Author: 0 Sushma directs officials to rush to Najran blaze site

On Wednesday night, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj tweeted that 10 Indian nationals lost their lives and six others were injured in the fire tragedy in Najran. The Consul General of India in Jeddah Md Noor Rahman Shaikh confirmed that a team of Indian Consulate officials are on way to Najran and should be reaching in sometime.

World Nemtsov's murderer sentenced to 20 years in penal colony
Author: 0 Nemtsov's murderer sentenced to 20 years in penal colony

Two brothers, Anzor and Shadid Gubashev, were jailed for 19 and 16 years respectively. Shamsudin Tsakayev, Dadayev's lawyer, said after the sentencing there was "incontrovertible proof" his client had not committed the crime. Boris Nemtsov, who was in strict opposition to the current Russian leadership, was shot dead on the Bolshoy Moskvoretsky Bridge in Moscow, several hundred metres from the Kremlin, on the night of 28 February 2015.

World Magnitude 6 quake hits North Korea sparking fears of nuclear bomb
Author: 0 Magnitude 6 quake hits North Korea sparking fears of nuclear bomb

Information on possible victims and destructions did not arrive. Major Jamie Davis, a Pentagon spokesman, cited the depth and location from initial reports for ruling out a nuclear test. South Korean officials detected an "artificial earthquake" near North Korea's main nuclear test site Wednesday, a strong indication that nuclear-armed Pyongyang had conducted its fourth atomic test.