Truck driver in Humboldt bus crash pleads guilty to 29 counts

Sidhu did not want to put the families through a trial. His wife added she's anxious the guilty plea will lead to a lighter sentence for Sidhu. "It saves the families a lot of pain right now and we're grateful for that". "I can't make things any ... More..

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AFP investigating after suspicious packages delivered to worldwide consulates in Melbourne, Canberra
by | Wednesday, January 09, 2019

AFP investigating after suspicious packages delivered to worldwide consulates in Melbourne, Canberra

Two fire trucks, a hazardous materials vehicle and police cars were called to the Consulate-General of India on St Kilda Road, where staff sat outside the building, telling reporters they had been told not to c...More..

Australia To
by | Wednesday, January 09, 2019

Australia To "Very, Very" Seriously Consider Giving Asylum To Saudi Teen

She fears her family will kill her if she were sent home to Saudi Arabia , where she has renounced Islam and "rebelled" against her father. Gen. Surachate Hakparn, the young woman's father and brother were due...More..

3 killed, hundreds injured in South Africa train collision
by | Wednesday, January 09, 2019

3 killed, hundreds injured in South Africa train collision

Spokesperson Lillian Mofokeng said they are prioritising the rescue mission to get to the trapped passengers. Three people were killed and hundreds more were injured. Some victims are still being freed from t...More..

Russian lawyer who met Trump Jr. charged in unrelated case
by | Wednesday, January 09, 2019

Russian lawyer who met Trump Jr. charged in unrelated case

The indictment of Veselnitskaya was handed down by federal prosecutors for the Southern District of NY. Legal scholar Alan Dershowitz said Tuesday on "America's Newsroom" that prosecutors may now be able ...More..

Boston Bombing Amputee 'Thrown Into the Air' After Being Hit by vehicle
by | Wednesday, January 09, 2019

Boston Bombing Amputee 'Thrown Into the Air' After Being Hit by vehicle

She was "thrown into the air" by the force of the auto, and the left side of her body was crushed when she landed, she said. On her website, Ms Haslet-Davis says she refuses to be called a "victim" of the att...More..

US Expresses Optimism About Trade Talks with China
by | Wednesday, January 09, 2019

US Expresses Optimism About Trade Talks with China

A spokeswoman for the USA trade representative's office, which is leading the United States negotiating team, said talks would continue on Wednesday and "a statement will likely follow then". delegation said th...More..

Protests-Support over Citizenship Bill storms Silchar
by | Wednesday, January 09, 2019

Protests-Support over Citizenship Bill storms Silchar

The protesters also stoned the security forces, injuring three policemen including Additional Superintendent of Police Surjeet Singh Panesar. He also said that providing residency and citizenship rights to mi...More..

'Don't feed the fatberg': Huge mass blocks English sewer
by | Wednesday, January 09, 2019

'Don't feed the fatberg': Huge mass blocks English sewer

A much larger fatberg , stretching about 250 metres, blocked a sewer in east London's Whitechapel district in 2017. Eventually, that mass was converted to biofuel, but it took workers months to fully resto...More..

Old video resurfaces in which Trump calls the Chinese
by | Wednesday, January 09, 2019

Old video resurfaces in which Trump calls the Chinese "motherf*ckers"

We're as angry and upset as everybody else is passionate, but however, we have a course that we have to stick to, and nothing I should say should distract us from that. "I didn't expect this kind of attention a...More..

Woman dies after becoming stuck inside clothing bin, police say
by | Tuesday, January 08, 2019

Woman dies after becoming stuck inside clothing bin, police say

A woman is dead after getting trapped inside a clothing donation bin in Toronto's west end. Toronto Fire attended the scene in conjuncture with police and paramedics to attempt to aid the woman. Police said the...More..

Alternative for Germany chairman left with severe head injuries after violent attack
by | Tuesday, January 08, 2019

Alternative for Germany chairman left with severe head injuries after violent attack

That was echoed by other politicians from established parties, including prominent Green party politician Cem Ozdemir, who said that AfD must be countered by legal means, not violence. "Again, the AfD is the fo...More..

30 killed in gold mine collapse in Afghanistan
by | Tuesday, January 08, 2019

30 killed in gold mine collapse in Afghanistan

DD News has been successfully discharging its responsibility to give balanced, fair and accurate news without sensationalizing as well as by carrying different shades of opinion. Bahaduri confirmed the casualty...More..

Children injured in Beijing primary school attack in China
by | Tuesday, January 08, 2019

Children injured in Beijing primary school attack in China

A native of northern Heilongjiang province, Jia was employed through a labour service company to perform daily maintenance work at the school. A tweet by the Global Times said a hammer was used to carry out...More..

FDNY firefighter falls off bridge, dies while trying to rescue trapped motorists
by | Tuesday, January 08, 2019

FDNY firefighter falls off bridge, dies while trying to rescue trapped motorists

At approximately 10 p.m. on Sunday, January 6, Firefighter Pollard responded along with his fellow Firefighters from Ladder Company 170 to a report of a motor vehicle accident with injuries on an elevated porti...More..

Uber driver pleads guilty to killing six people between rides
by | Tuesday, January 08, 2019

Uber driver pleads guilty to killing six people between rides

He answered "yes" to a series of questions, admitting that he shot eight people at three locations - an apartment building, a restaurant and a vehicle dealership - in the Kalamazoo area in February 2016. Dalt...More..

Youth group cleans up national parks while government remains shut down
by | Tuesday, January 08, 2019

Youth group cleans up national parks while government remains shut down

Daniel Smith. "We are taking this extraordinary step to ensure that parks are protected, and that visitors can continue to access parks with limited basic services", Smith said. "The Department of Interior ...More..

by | Tuesday, January 08, 2019

Bernie Sanders slams ‘absurd’ introduction of anti-BDS bill in Congress

According to Rubio, Democrat leaders are trying to avoid a vote on his bill because it would expose how many Democrat BDS supporters are now in the Senate. "It protects the right of local & state govts that dec...More..

Brother questions why American man being held by Russian Federation
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

Brother questions why American man being held by Russian Federation

The twin brother of the American man being held in Moscow on alleged spying charges is urging the USA government to help get his brother released. The U.S. "Paul Whelan could become a poster child for officials...More..

WATCH Toddler Casually Ride on Car Roof in Australia
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

WATCH Toddler Casually Ride on Car Roof in Australia

New footage of a four-year-old boy holding on to the roof of a auto in nothing but a nappy has emerged, and witnesses have claimed his mother knew he was up there. Shortly after reports were made, Canning Vale ...More..

Trump Supporter Arrested At Storm Lake Elizabeth Warren Campaign Event
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

Trump Supporter Arrested At Storm Lake Elizabeth Warren Campaign Event

Senator Warren is fighting for a better deal for the middle class. There are a whopping 666 days to go until the 2020 presidential election, but potential candidate Elizabeth Warren was in Iowa this weekend...More..

Iran plans to deploy warships to Atlantic
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

Iran plans to deploy warships to Atlantic

A senior Iranian military official said last month that the navy could sail in the Atlantic near USA waters since United States aircraft carriers were allowed to move around in worldwide waters near Iran. On Th...More..

United States and North Korea negotiating location for second summit
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

United States and North Korea negotiating location for second summit

South Korea's Yonhap news agency , citing an unspecified source familiar with North Korean issues, said that a North Korean train possibly carrying a "high-level" official had crossed the border into China at...More..

UN envoy arrives in Yemen to push Hodeida truce
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

UN envoy arrives in Yemen to push Hodeida truce

Rebel-held Hodeidah was for months the main front line in the Yemen war after government forces supported by Saudi Arabia and its allies launched an offensive to capture it in June. The government has interpr...More..

Former Venezuela Supreme Court judge flees to US, denounces Maduro
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

Former Venezuela Supreme Court judge flees to US, denounces Maduro

Despite the mass migration crisis of those leaving Venezuela in desperation for food, work, and medical supplies, the Maduro regime blames the United States and disgruntled opposition members for trying to cr...More..

Cops: Women sent 159K texts to man she met on dating site
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

Cops: Women sent 159K texts to man she met on dating site

Police say Ades and the man communicated through the site for a few days before going on a date. The man reported that she returned to his place in December 2017, but the police were unable to find her when t...More..

Trump digs in on wall as shutdown enters week three
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

Trump digs in on wall as shutdown enters week three

The tweet continued to say that "we are now planning a steel barrier rather than concrete", and called it a "good solution". Sanders said the White House has been looking at "every option available" to get ...More..

Poland shuts down 13 escape game sites due to safety flaws
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

Poland shuts down 13 escape game sites due to safety flaws

Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki vowed earlier on Sunday to close escape rooms that fail to meet safety standards after firefighters inspected almost 200 such facilities across Poland over the weekend...More..

Vacate Daily Trust offices, FG orders military
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

Vacate Daily Trust offices, FG orders military

The ordeal of the Newspaper may not be unconnected with a report it published recently detailing military strategies against insurgents who had in the past few weeks launched a violent campaign against the mili...More..

Man charged in fatal shooting of 7-year-old girl
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

Man charged in fatal shooting of 7-year-old girl

Black admitted to authorities that he had a part in the shooting after a tip led investigators to identify him as a suspect. He says charges against a second suspect are possible. Bell, who drives her 7-year-...More..