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World Woman who convinced boyfriend to kill himself faces sentencing
Author: 0 Woman who convinced boyfriend to kill himself faces sentencing

Through trial exhibits, prosecutors showed that the two teens would regularly talk about suicide through texts, and in the days leading up to Roy's death, Carter encouraged him to go through with it. "I am 100 percent sure she was only trying to do what in her mind was right for Conrad". "She preyed on his vulnerabilities, he trusted her, which in turn, cost him his life".

World Three earthquakes near Edmond
Author: 0 Three earthquakes near Edmond

The announcement came more than an hour after the U.S. Geological Survey reported a 4.4-magnitude was detected about 4 miles east-northeast of Edmond. Scientists have linked a dramatic increase in quakes in Oklahoma, Kansas and Texas to the underground disposal of wastewater from oil-and-gas production.

World Meriden's Venezuelan community continue to protest Maduro
Author: 0 Meriden's Venezuelan community continue to protest Maduro

The head of voting technology company Smartmatic said earlier Wednesday that the National Electoral Council's voter turnout number was off by at least 1 million, further darkening uncertainty over the veracity over the results. All are Maduro loyalists - among them his wife and son - because the opposition boycotted the vote. The Venezuelan people have not been given a choice of whether they want a new constitution at all - Sunday's vote was only to decide who represented them.

Author: 0 West Virginia's governor is switching parties tonight at a rally with Trump

He easily defeated Republican Bill Cole, a surprising turn of events considering that Trump easily dominated the statewide race with 68 percent of the vote in November. "I believe I'll be making it in West Virginia , so that will be very exciting". The other Democrat in the state, Sen. It doesn't appear that he knew about the impending announcement beforehand.

World Government On Release of Mr Stephen Malcolm McGowan
Author: 0 Government On Release of Mr Stephen Malcolm McGowan

No ransom was paid to secure McGowan's release, she added. His father, Malcolm McGown , told a news conference that he was grateful to the South African government and everyone else involved in gaining his son's release. McGowan was last seen in a video that emerged a month ago. Obviously the joy of the miracle that happened, we can not describe it unless you have traveled the road you really don't know what its like.

World Hackers Stole 'Thousands of Internal Documents — HBO Security Contractor
Author: 0 Hackers Stole 'Thousands of Internal Documents — HBO Security Contractor

The hack of HBO isn't limited to a handful of Game of Thrones episodes; a DMCA takedown notice issued on behalf of the company says hackers stole "thousands of Home Box Office (HBO) internal company documents". HBO confirmed Monday that it experienced a breach that compromised some of its programming and is working with law enforcement. So far, all the leaked material was seemingly part of an upload Sunday evening onto a site titled "winter leak" that included " Game of Thrones " ...

World WVU football ranked 20th in preseason coaches poll
Author: 0 WVU football ranked 20th in preseason coaches poll

The poll highlights a tough season opening test for the top-ranked Alabama, which will face No. 3 Florida State in prime time on September 2, the same night LSU opens the season against BYU in Houston. WSU, receiving 99 votes, checked in at No. 26 immediately behind No. 25 Utah. The Cougars, who finished 8-5 last season after their loss to Minnesota in the Holiday Bowl, did receive some love from the ESPN Top 25 poll, which was also released Thursday.

World AG Mills joins lawsuit to challenge EPA over smog rules
Author: 0 AG Mills joins lawsuit to challenge EPA over smog rules

In announcing the agency's first update to the federal ozone limit in seven years, EPA officials said in 2015 that the standards were based in part on new research linking exposure to air pollutants to asthma, especially in young children.

World Virginia man arrested for allegedly holding woman, children captive
Author: 0 Virginia man arrested for allegedly holding woman, children captive

Officers said Moore was hesitant to let them into the home. As they spoke to the suspect, the woman and her two children ran out of a side door. She is receiving treatment for health conditions that have been left untreated for years, according to the Spotsylvania Sheriff's Office.

World Will Beyoncé Play Nala in Disney's 'Lion King' Live-Action Movie?
Author: 0 Will Beyoncé Play Nala in Disney's 'Lion King' Live-Action Movie?

The film is now shooting in Los Angeles. Just right for a sneaky villain (we love you, Chiwetel, we know you're not shady). Chiwetel Ejiofor is being eyed to voice the treacherous Scar in Disney's upcoming remake of The Lion King . He is, however, not the first person to be linked to this role. Hugh Jackman had been heavily rumoured for the role, largely based off a photo the actor took of himself at Disneyland next to the statue of Walt Disney with the caption "PARTNERS", but the ...

World Dujana rejected surrender offer just before encounter
Author: 0 Dujana rejected surrender offer just before encounter

The Times of India has disclosed the interaction between the army and the Dujana . After the civilian began the conversation, he handed over the phone to the officer. Three out of twelve most wanted militants in Kashmir are now eliminated. The replied, "But you are not dead to them". After appealing him continuously, the officer once again advices him to not recruit Kashmiri youth for terror and appeals him to save Kashmiris, but Dujana does not show his interest over the officer's ...

World Mark Zuckerberg Hires Former Clinton, Obama Pollster
Author: 0 Mark Zuckerberg Hires Former Clinton, Obama Pollster

Together with his wife Priscilla Chan, Zuckerberg hired the Benenson Strategy Group to conduct research for the couple's philanthropy, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative . Benenson did not respond to a request for comment. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg publicly claims he is not preparing to run for president, despite the fact he has spent an terrible lot of time travelling around the United States in an effort to understand the little people .

World Trump Says US 'Losing' Afghan War in Tense Meeting With Generals
Author: 0 Trump Says US 'Losing' Afghan War in Tense Meeting With Generals

John Nicholson, commander of the U.S. forces in Afghanistan , McCain blamed Trump and his predecessor Barack Obama for the United States not winning the war in the country. He also startled the room with a story that seemed to compare their advice to that of a paid consultant who cost a tony NY restaurateur profits by offering bad advice.

Author: 0 Rajya Sabha adjourned twice on Bengaluru IT searches

That search is being conducted at 39 places. The house, No. 240, is located on Manasara Road and is owned by Shivakumar's father-in-law Thimmaiah. The residence of a close confidante of the minister's brother was also raided. Reports said that some mobile phones have been seized. The department recovered around Rs. 7 crore from Shivakumar's properties that it found to be questionable.

World Last al-Nusra Front Militants in Lebanese Camps Cross Back Into Syria
Author: 0 Last al-Nusra Front Militants in Lebanese Camps Cross Back Into Syria

Some residents of Arsal said that most refugees originally fled to Arsal when the Syrian regime, backed by Hezbollah, took control of their towns across the border during heavy fighting over three years ago. The withdrawal followed Hezbollah's recent gains in fighting against Syrian militants in Aarsal, a major arms and gunmen smuggling hub. HTS - an alliance between four small Syrian jihadist groups and Jabhat Fateh al-Sham, al-Qaeda's former affiliate in Syria - has become the dominant ...

World Ayesha Gulalai vows to produce evidence against Imran
Author: 0 Ayesha Gulalai vows to produce evidence against Imran

Imran Khan said he was shocked when he heard about the sudden onslaught of Gulalai. He said the PTI chief considers himself above the accountability process and is acting like an emperor. They can be retrieved by Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA)", she said. "He put me through mental torture and pain", said Gulalai. Although he refused to disclose the content of the text messages, Hamid Mir said the communication substantiated the accusations levelled against Imran Khan.

World Arrest warrant issued for Northwestern professor in River North murder
Author: 0 Arrest warrant issued for Northwestern professor in River North murder

A Cook County judge issued a first-degree murder warrant for 42-year-old Wyndam Lathem and another warrant for 56-year-old Andrew Warren on Wednesday in connection with the brutal slaying of 26-year-old Trenton H. Residents in the apartment building where Mr Cornell-Duranleau was found were told by the building's managers that police were investigating "a variety of motives including a possible domestic incident ", according to the Chicago Sun-Times newspaper.

World Possible delays at Brisbane Airport
Author: 0 Possible delays at Brisbane Airport

Qantas , Tiger, and Virgin Australia have also urged passengers to limit the amount of carry-on and checked baggage they bring, to reduce delays in screening. The ABC reported waiting time of up to 90 minutes. Sydney Airport aims to do away with manual inspection of passports and boarding passes, with facial recognition enabling passengers to move quickly through the terminal.

Author: 0 Mexican President Nieto denies calling Trump to praise border policy

Through helicopter, boat, and horse rides (and an eye-twitch inducing collection of aesthetically-warring fonts) Ryan's PSA video details his February tour of the Rio Grande Valley to visit the U.S. Yesterday, as the President welcomed his new Chief of Staff, John Kelly to the White House, he took a minute to provide a few words to the press, complimenting Kelly's work at the Department of Homeland Security .

Author: 0 Korea regime change, willing to talk: Tillerson

The US is security guarantor for the democratic and capitalist South, where 28,500 US troops are stationed to defend it from Pyongyang after the 1950-53 Korean War ended with a ceasefire instead of a peace treaty . That activity caused US and South Korean forces to slightly raise their alert level, according to one official. "But the reality is that things are heading in that very direction".

World Saudi Arabia to build westerner-friendly resorts in the Red Sea
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia to build westerner-friendly resorts in the Red Sea

According to a statement from the Kingdom on Tuesday, the area billed for transformation will cover an estimated 34,000 square kilometres. It will be marked as a key element of a new economic and social vision.The project will be funded by the Kingdoms sovereign, with the help of best work expertise.