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World At least nine dead as man drives van into crowds in Toronto
Author: 0 At least nine dead as man drives van into crowds in Toronto

The driver was heading south on busy Yonge Street around 1:30 p.m. and the streets were crowded with people enjoying an unseasonably warm day when the van jumped onto the sidewalk. They said the extent of their injuries isn't known. Toronto Mayor John Tory encouraged residents to remember their city's worldwide reputation for tolerance and inclusiveness - hours after a man mowed down pedestrians with a rental van, killing at least nine people and injuring several more.

World Flight Records Contradict Trump's Alibi for Mysterious Moscow Visit in 2013
Author: 0 Flight Records Contradict Trump's Alibi for Mysterious Moscow Visit in 2013

The next day, Saturday, Nov. 9, Facebook posts showed Trump at the Ritz during the day, and in the afternoon he tweeted that he'd gotten a tour of Moscow. The New York Times reported previous year that Trump traveled to Moscow on a plane owned by casino mogul Phil Ruffin. The Bombardier jet landed in Moscow at 6:15 a.m.

World 'A lot of reasons for optimism' on North Korea talks: Mattis
Author: 0 'A lot of reasons for optimism' on North Korea talks: Mattis

The North also said it plans to close its nuclear test area. This is the first time in over two years that South Korea has silenced its broadcasts which Reuters noted includes "a mix of news, Korean pop songs, and criticism of the North Korean regime".

World G7 foreign ministers condemn Russian behavior, says it impedes cooperation
Author: 0 G7 foreign ministers condemn Russian behavior, says it impedes cooperation

Ahead of the meeting the U.S. official briefed reporters that the talks would focus on the way forward in Syria , Iran´s alleged "malign activities" in the Middle East region and North Korea´s missile and nuclear programs. Russian Federation and China have agreed to block any USA attempt to sabotage Iran nuclear deal, for which US President Donald Trump would make a final decision on May 12th.

World Waffle House defends police presence at arrest
Author: 0 Waffle House defends police presence at arrest

Clemons and Adams told the employee they were at the same location the night before and weren't charged, the employee canceled the order, Clemons-Howard told AL.com. Clemons was arrested for disorderly conduct and resisting arrest, AL.com reports. Clemons asked an officer, to which he responded, "I'll break your arm, that's what I'm about to do".

World Alfie Evans's dad claims 'son's life support has been withdrawn'
Author: 0 Alfie Evans's dad claims 'son's life support has been withdrawn'

Barrister Paul Diamond, who represents the couple, told the judge that Alfie had been granted Italian citizenship on Monday. But she said any granting of Italian citizenship seemed created to "frustrate" orders made in a British court. He is starting to need oxygen and the hospital are refusing to give him that. Most dramatically, the pope met with Alfie's father on April 18 in Rome, speaking to him for around 20 minutes.

World Trump says Mexico halting migrant flow may be NAFTA condition
Author: 0 Trump says Mexico halting migrant flow may be NAFTA condition

However, discussion of immigration controls has not been a part of formal negotiations on the new NAFTA accord, and talks by all accounts - including Trump's - are progressing. "We know that there have been ups and downs in the negotiation ..." Marie Vincent, a US-based immigration attorney who met the caravan on a stop along the way, said numerous immigrants had a strong case for United States asylum either because they faced political persecution, lethal threats from gangs, or violence ...

World Duke and Duchess of Cambridge welcome their new Prince
Author: 0 Duke and Duchess of Cambridge welcome their new Prince

Mary's Hospital in Paddington, London, Britain, 23 April 2018. The yet-to-be-named Prince becomes the fifth royal in line for the throne behind his grandfather Prince Charles , father Prince William , brother Prince George and sister Princess Charlotte .

World ISDH: Indiana Hepatitis A Outbreak
Author: 0 ISDH: Indiana Hepatitis A Outbreak

Health officials said they don't want to discourage Hoosiers from traveling, especially to bordering states. "One is the initial dose and then one is six months later". But one key difference between Hepatitis A and its viral cousins Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C is that it's usually short-term and doesn't become a long-lasting chronic condition.

World Injured US Vet Receives World's First Penis/Scrotum Transplant
Author: 0 Injured US Vet Receives World's First Penis/Scrotum Transplant

Andrew Lee , the head of plastic and reconstructive surgery at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, said in a statement. It took the team of nine plastic surgeons and two urological surgeons 14 hours to carry out the surgery, which took place on March 26 .

World Donald Trump-Nominated Jim Bridenstine Confirmed as New NASA Chief
Author: 0 Donald Trump-Nominated Jim Bridenstine Confirmed as New NASA Chief

Lightfoot retires on April 30. Bridenstine holds a B.A. from Rice University in Texas, where he completed a triple major in business administration, economics and psychology; he also has an MBA from Cornell University in NY. He praised Bridenstine and said he and the president are "absolutely confident" the new administrator will bring his military, government and civic experience to bear, "along with your character, on a new chapter of renewed American leadership in space".

World Ivana Trump: Donald doesn't have to run again
Author: 0 Ivana Trump: Donald doesn't have to run again

Trump and Maples, who is the mother of the President's daughter Tiffany, divorced in 1999. In another pressing family matter, Trump said she was upset to learn of eldest son Donald Trump Jr .'s possible affair with pop star Aubrey O'Day, whom he met on the set of his dad's reality show " Celebrity Apprentice " in 2011.

World Don't sack my deputy, says US AG Sessions
Author: 0 Don't sack my deputy, says US AG Sessions

His words came amid a series of tweets by President Trump against Rosenstein and Special Counsel Robert Mueller , following the Federal Bureau of Investigation raid of his Personal Attorney Michael Cohen . The head of the US Department of Justice warned that if his deputy gets fired by the White House administration, he might have no choice but to leave office as well.

World Governor names 85 Opportunity Zones; Berryville, Flippin, Harrison make list
Author: 0 Governor names 85 Opportunity Zones; Berryville, Flippin, Harrison make list

The census tract that includes the Town of Orange has been nominated by Governor Northam for a Federal Opportunity Zone designation. Bill Cork, CEO of the Hancock County Port and Harbor Commission, said, "The Opportunity Zone designation in Bay Saint Louis and Waveland is one tool that will really help us promote sustainable development, because the benefits to the investor in the Zone accrue over time and with patience".

World Cops Try Unlocking Phone With Dead Man's Finger
Author: 0 Cops Try Unlocking Phone With Dead Man's Finger

The man, Linus Phillip , was pulled over by Largo police for illegally tinted windows. To do this, "cops" entered the funeral home that housed the corpse. Charles Rose , a professor at Stetson University College of Law, told the Tampa Bay Times that deceased individuals aren't able to assert their Fourth Amendment protections because the deceased can't legally own property.

World CBI bans Bitcoin in Iran
Author: 0 CBI bans Bitcoin in Iran

However, the shadow of regulatory concerns still continues to loom over and this time its the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) who has banned all banking institutions from offering services and maintaining ties with cryptocurrency firms. Though cryptocurrencies, such as bitcoin, have never been authorized in Iran, they were available in parallel markets. The central bank has also limited the permissible amount of foreign currency - in cash- to be held by an Iranian citizen to €10,000 ($12,250).

World Van strikes multiple pedestrians in Toronto
Author: 0 Van strikes multiple pedestrians in Toronto

One fatality has since been confirmed, but witnesses have claimed to see four bodies lying covered on the ground. Other victims were then run down by the truck consecutively, a witness said, "he hit everybody on the sidewalk". Buildings and workplaces in the area where the van struck pedestrians in Toronto were locked down, and a nearby subway station was closed and service suspended.

World Man fined over 'Nazi dog salute' footage
Author: 0 Man fined over 'Nazi dog salute' footage

Various clips in the video show Buddha coming to attention and raising its paw when Meechan says statements like "Sieg Heil" and "gas the Jews". A man who filmed a pet dog giving "Nazi salutes" and posted the footage online has been fined £800.

World Man City's Leroy Sané named PFA Young Player of the Year
Author: 0 Man City's Leroy Sané named PFA Young Player of the Year

President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Ahmad Ahmad has celebrated Egypt International Mohammed Salah on winning the PFA Player of the Year award. Roma are still a bit behind from competing legitimately for a Scudetto with Juventus and Napoli, so subtracting a game-changer like Salah will certainly have its side effects altogether.

World CPEC, a futuristic project for upcoming generations: PM Abbasi
Author: 0 CPEC, a futuristic project for upcoming generations: PM Abbasi

The committee will discuss one-point agenda regarding K-Electric's performance. " Karachi will have electricity and water", he had assured. Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif, who is in Karachi , will also attend the meeting. He said that all updates of electricity load-shedding schedule and all related information were being provided at Roshan Pakistan Application prepared by the government.

World Houston police: Woman sets car on fire with children inside
Author: 0 Houston police: Woman sets car on fire with children inside

Witnesses came over to see what was going on and saw a woman with three children in the auto. Two of her daughters were left behind at the vehicle wash as the mother tried to flee. The children were unharmed and are now staying with a family member. She left on foot with the children but was later detained by a Harris County deputy constable.

World Yemen: Saudi coalition air raids kill 20 at wedding in Hajjah
Author: 0 Yemen: Saudi coalition air raids kill 20 at wedding in Hajjah

It said an unspecified number of children and women were among those killed , in addition to at least 30 children among the wounded. On Saturday, at least 20 civilians were killed in an airstrike by the Saudi-led coalition after fighter jets bombed a bus carrying commuters near the war-torn district of Mowza in western Yemen , near the city of Taiz which has been locked in fighting for three years.

World Syracuse University expels fraternity behind 'racist' and 'homophobic' initiation videos
Author: 0 Syracuse University expels fraternity behind 'racist' and 'homophobic' initiation videos

He warned that more students could be "implicated in the coming days". Syracuse said disciplinary actions could be filed against additional Theta Tau brothers. The chapter apologized for its contents, which its members tried to play off as satire of a conservative frat brother. Syracuse University permanently expelled the Theta Tau chapter over the weekend and charged 18 students with undisclosed offenses.

World Kathua girl's sedation, rape confirmed by medical experts: J&K Police
Author: 0 Kathua girl's sedation, rape confirmed by medical experts: J&K Police

Some apex court lawyers had drawn the judges' attention to the manner in which advocates in Jammu heckled police officers while they were filing the charge sheet in court. On Monday, the Supreme Court ordered police protection for the girl's family and asked the Jammu and Kashmir government to file a response to their plea for case transfer.

World UAE says Qatari fighter jets intercepted civilian plane
Author: 0 UAE says Qatari fighter jets intercepted civilian plane

News agency WAM reported that the aircraft, with 86 passengers on board on the scheduled flight, was flying over Bahraini airspace at 12pm today (Sunday) when the fighter jets approached it "in a unsafe manner". This marks just the latest allegations between Qatar and the UAE over their flights being harassed since a diplomatic crisis between them erupted past year.

World With dogs in tow, Maine beach town remembers Barbara Bush
Author: 0 With dogs in tow, Maine beach town remembers Barbara Bush

She said the former first lady was mortified. Dogs of all sizes, many sporting strands of pearls, gathered with their human companions on Gooch's Beach Sunday to pay tribute to Barbara Bush , who walked her dogs there daily for many years, leaving many locals and summer residents with wonderful memories of the former first lady.

World Report Looks At Sean Hannity's Real Estate Dealings, Undisclosed Relationship With HUD
Author: 0 Report Looks At Sean Hannity's Real Estate Dealings, Undisclosed Relationship With HUD

The Guardian reported Hannity-owned companies spent as much as $90 million on foreclosed and HUD homes, even as he reported on issues related to the department. The Fox News host has denied any formal relationship with Cohen, saying the two spoke about real estate matters. Hannity, who criticized Obama for the rate of foreclosures, said in 2016 there were "millions more Americans suffering under the president", but seems to have made the most of those foreclosures himself.

World EU, Mexico reach initial agreement on updated free trade deal
Author: 0 EU, Mexico reach initial agreement on updated free trade deal

The pact means the European Union and Mexico can trade most goods without any tariffs, including agricultural products. "Today's agreement also sends a strong message to other partners that it is possible to modernize existing trade relations when both partners share a clear belief about the merits of open, free and fair trade", he said.

World Michael Bloomberg pledges US$4.5m to Paris climate deal
Author: 0 Michael Bloomberg pledges US$4.5m to Paris climate deal

The commitment builds on Bloomberg's support for the "We're Still In" coalition, which has brought together businesses, NGOs, and state and city governments to work towards meeting the emissions reductions goals the U.S. Bloomberg said he would send a check for $4.5 million and hoped that by next year, Trump would change his mind a rejoin the agreement to protect the environment.

World Iran, Israel play down prospects they'll go to war over Syria
Author: 0 Iran, Israel play down prospects they'll go to war over Syria

When pro-Israel people evaluate the USA president, they focus on his attitude toward Israel, but his views on the Middle East as a whole determine his stance on Israel, Michael Doran says. At an event marking Israel's 70 anniversary of independence with the IDF General Staff on Sunday, Netanyahu praised the military and stressed that Israel's troops are prepared for the possibility of war.

World Sabrina Lal says 'forgiven' man who killed sister Jessica
Author: 0 Sabrina Lal says 'forgiven' man who killed sister Jessica

Manu Sharma is now serving life imprisonment in Tihar jail for shoting dead Delhi-based model Jessica , who was serving as a celebrity bartender at the pub that night, when she refused him a drink. She has written that Sharma has been doing good charity work and helping other inmates, which is a reflection of reform. The Supreme Court confirmed that verdict.

World Ten arrested as southern US neo-Nazi rally clash with protests
Author: 0 Ten arrested as southern US neo-Nazi rally clash with protests

In a speech, Jeff Schoep, who leads the National Socialist Movement and was also at the rally in Charlottesville, criticized illegal immigration, skinny jeans, and the removal of Confederate monuments, adding that he was "standing on behalf of white nationalism, white patriotism, and our history as American people".

World Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam guilty of attempted murder in Belgium
Author: 0 Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam guilty of attempted murder in Belgium

Abdeslam is being held in a French prison while he awaits the trial for his part in the ISIS-inspired Paris attacks. The only surviving suspect from the 2015 terror attacks in Paris was sentenced to 20 years in prison by a Belgian court on Monday, for his part in a shoot-out with Brussels police in March 2016.

World Man cancels Muslim Ola driver's ride
Author: 0 Man cancels Muslim Ola driver's ride

In his Facebook profile , he claims to be an active member of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad and Bajrang Dal. Abhishek Mishra, who describes himself as a " Hindutva thinker ", said that he had cancelled the cab ride on April 20 because he did not want to give his money to "Jihadi" people.

World Punjab Board Class 12th Provisional Result Expected Today
Author: 0 Punjab Board Class 12th Provisional Result Expected Today

Amisha Arora of RS Model senior secondary school in Ludhiana managed to score 98.44 per cent in the PSEB SSE Class 12th Exams and bagged the first rank. Enter your roll number, name, mobile number and email ID, and select the stream to access your result. The results are now accessible to download for 11 and 12 classes.

World Collins slams Comey for releasing his memoir during the Russian Federation investigation
Author: 0 Collins slams Comey for releasing his memoir during the Russian Federation investigation

In another memo , Comey recounts a private White House dinner in which Trump pointed his fingers at his head and complained that Flynn, his embattled national security adviser, "has serious judgment issues". "The president then wrapped up our conversation by returning to the issue of finding leakers", Comey wrote in a memo dated February 14, 2017. That Mr Comey wrote these memos shortly after the events in question either provides damning substantiation of his claims of possible ...

World Russia says Trump invited Putin to US during phone call
Author: 0 Russia says Trump invited Putin to US during phone call

Russia's Defense Ministry said that the missile strike against Syria's military and civilian infrastructure facilities was carried out by USA planes and naval ships in cooperation with British and French air forces between 03:42 and 05:10 Moscow time.

World Meet the man who's survived a snake, bear and shark attack
Author: 0 Meet the man who's survived a snake, bear and shark attack

I didn't know where the shark was, and I didn't know if he would come after me again, ' he said. After all, as a former tree trimmer, ranch hand, survival training instructor and all-round adventurer, the Colorado LAD is in the great outdoors more often than most.

World France's Mont Saint-Michel evacuated after police threatened
Author: 0 France's Mont Saint-Michel evacuated after police threatened

Some angry South Korean tourists shouted at an organizer trying to explain the situation. French officials are providing contradictory information about the circumstances of a security threat that motivated authorities to evacuate Mont-Saint-Michael as a precaution.

World James Comey feels sorry for Donald Trump
Author: 0 James Comey feels sorry for Donald Trump

He suggested that the inspector general's office should "credit Mr. McCabe's account over Director Comey's". Mr Flynn was sacked a month later after White House officials said he had misled about his Russian contacts during the transition period.

World China says many Chinese casualties in North Korea transport accident
Author: 0 China says many Chinese casualties in North Korea transport accident

Chinese state television's English-language channel had tweeted earlier on Monday that a tour bus had fallen off a bridge, killing more than 30 people, but later deleted the tweet. As the home for historic monuments and sites, the ancient capital has become North Korea's second World Heritage site after the Complex of Koguryo Tombs in Pyongyang.

World Pakistani singer Momina Mustehsan speaks on sexual harassment, questions Ali Zafar
Author: 0 Pakistani singer Momina Mustehsan speaks on sexual harassment, questions Ali Zafar

Ali is a genuine person, who treats people around him nicely and has always been a support system for everyone; Accusing some1 is easy but living with the guilt is hard. I am astonished that she would take a lie to this level which so many of us can prove wrong. This happened to me despite the fact that I am an empowered, accomplished woman who is known for speaking her mind! Speak up, stand up.

World Prince William's wife Kate taken to hospital to give birth
Author: 0 Prince William's wife Kate taken to hospital to give birth

The Duchess is eight months pregnant and her precise due date is unknown. At the time a royal aide said: "The Duchess' condition is improving but she's still suffering from hyperemesis gravidarum". The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge announced that they were expecting the future royal back in September, taking to social media to announce the exciting news.

World Radja Nainggolan: 'Roma, Liverpool are warriors'
Author: 0 Radja Nainggolan: 'Roma, Liverpool are warriors'

It gave Roberto De Zerbi's side just their fifth win of the campaign, and first away victory. Ancelotti, who played for Roma between 1979 and 1987, missed that game through injury, but believes the impact of that defeat still lingers and will motivate the current crop of players over their two clashes with Jurgen Klopp's side.

World Canada to host meeting of female foreign ministers
Author: 0 Canada to host meeting of female foreign ministers

Acting US Secretary of State John Sullivan's first bilateral meeting in Toronto late Saturday was with Ukraine's Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin . Mike Pompeo, President Donald Trump's nominee to be the top USA diplomat, has not yet been confirmed in his post so the United States will be represented in Toronto by acting Secretary of State John Sullivan.

World Fed Cup: France and United States 1-1 in semifinals
Author: 0 Fed Cup: France and United States 1-1 in semifinals

Even on the German red clay in Stuttgart , the Czech juggernaut team of multi-Slam victor Petra Kvitova and former No. 1 Karolina Pliskova were too much for the German squad, which also featured a former No. "We are very fortunate to have such a strong group and now we are looking forward to what is going to be a great final", USA captain Kathy Rinaldi said.

World 'A Quiet Place' back on top, 'Super Troopers 2' smokes projections
Author: 0 'A Quiet Place' back on top, 'Super Troopers 2' smokes projections

Bumped down to No. 2, Dwayne Johnson's " Rampage " collected $20.3 million in 4,115 theaters in its second weekend. This picture produced by Warner Bros. The PG-13 comic book-inspired film will open in theaters on April 27, 2018 and is expected to break multiple records over its first weekend and subsequent theatrical run.

World India Approves Death Penalty For Child Rapists Amid Outrage Over Recent Cases
Author: 0 India Approves Death Penalty For Child Rapists Amid Outrage Over Recent Cases

The latest outpouring of national revulsion came after details emerged of the gang rape of an eight-year-old Muslim girl in a Hindu-dominated area of Jammu and Kashmir state. Ms Maliwal said she was happy about the government's move but said police still need more accountability and resources. We call upon the Modi government to stop paying lip service with slogans like "Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao" and provide true leadership in bringing the perpetrators of this pervasive rape and abuse of ...

World NYPD searching for man in MAGA hat over alleged assault
Author: 0 NYPD searching for man in MAGA hat over alleged assault

Police are investigating the assault as a hate crime . The victim was helped back onto the platform by a friend and another person. During the dispute, the individual made multiple derogatory statements regarding the victim's ethnicity, the NYPD said.