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DNA test reveals a woman's biological father was her parents' fertility doctor

DNA test reveals a woman's biological father was her parents' fertility doctor Mortimer's name. Instead, Mortimer allegedly acted with his own sperm and his practice's knowledge, per Courthouse News . She did not know her mother had undergone artificial insemination, nor did she - or her parents - know her mother's fertility doctor had allegedly used his own sperm to get her pregnant with Rowlette. [Full Article...]

Israel's Netanyahu cancels United Nations deal on African migrants

Israel's Netanyahu cancels United Nations deal on African migrants Israel is now home to some 40,000 asylum seekers, including 27,500 from Eritrea and 7,800 from Sudan , according to UNHCR figures. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Interior Minister Arye Dery are expected to deliver remarks regarding the agreement later this afternoon. [Full Article...]

No-confidence motion against Lankan PM defeated

No-confidence motion against Lankan PM defeated Wickremasinghe received 122 votes against the motion while 76 went in its favour. Cabinet spokesman Rajith Senaratne told reporters after the vote that members would not allow some 15 lawmakers _ some of them Cabinet ministers who voted for Wickremesinghe's ouster _ to continue in the government. [Full Article...]

Facebook says there were more Russian accounts than previously acknowledged

Facebook says there were more Russian accounts than previously acknowledged Facebook has eliminated from its platforms 273 profiles and pages allegedly controlled by so-called Internet research agency , Russian propaganda entity linked to Kremlin also known as IRA , having determined that y had been Used to exert massive manipulation actions on appointments like U.S. [Full Article...]

North Korea foreign minister visits Beijing to meet counterpart

North Korea foreign minister visits Beijing to meet counterpart China's State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi shakes hands with Switzerland's Foreign Minister Ignazio Cassis before their meeting at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Beijing , China April 3, 2018. With that in mind, Wang said Beijing called on all sides to maintain "focus, eliminate interference, and firmly follow the correct path of dialogue and negotiation". [Full Article...]

African-American killed by police in NY

African-American killed by police in NY Vassell was hit multiple times . The witness said a plainclothes officer handcuffed the motionless man lying on the sidewalk. Video posted to social media showed a crowd gathered on the street after the shooting . The police found a man who matched the descriptions from the 911 callers, Monahan said. According to the calls, the man was waving a silver-color gun at random people. [Full Article...]

Woman says man pretended to be a cop then sexually assaulted her

Woman says man pretended to be a cop then sexually assaulted her The allegations threaten to overshadow the start of the Games and come just hours before Wednesday's opening ceremony. "We are giving it absolute priority and anticipate being able to resolve the issue over the coming days". Police said the woman told them Allen lent her money that she couldn't pay back, and that he threatened to steal her boyfriend's TV and hurt her and her cat. [Full Article...]

Opposition's Julius Maada Bio wins Sierra Leone presidency

Opposition's Julius Maada Bio wins Sierra Leone presidency He defeated former foreign affairs minister and ruling All People's Congress (APC) candidate Samura Kamara, who had held a slight lead based on partial results earlier in the day but in the end garnered 48.19 per cent. Security forces erected a cordon around Bio's SLPP party headquarters, where hundreds of supporters had already begun celebrating victory ahead of the expected official results. [Full Article...]

Syrian Rebels Evacuated, But Dark Tunnel Networks Remain

Syrian Rebels Evacuated, But Dark Tunnel Networks Remain More people in government-controlled areas are hopeful the economy will improve, another dealer said, adding that people were less inclined to hoard dollars as a safe haven. Buses entered the last rebel holdout of Syria's Eastern Ghouta on Tuesday ahead of a possible second day of evacuations as the regime eyed the total reconquest of the enclave. [Full Article...]

CHP Plans `Zero Tolerance' Crackdown on Distracted Drivers

CHP Plans `Zero Tolerance' Crackdown on Distracted Drivers April 5th and 13th have been designated as the two statewide enforcement dates when law enforcement agencies will step up distracted driving enforcement activities. "But doing these things can have deadly consequences while driving on our city's street". At the same time, almost 58 percent of the drivers said talking on a cell phone while driving is a "serious threat to their personal safety", and... [Full Article...]

Two CRPF jawans killed in bike collision

Two CRPF jawans killed in bike collision PTIidentified the two deceased CRPFjawans as Riyaz Ahmed Wani and Nissar Ahmed Wani. The killings, however, sparked protests in some sections of the Valley, with the joint Hurriyat leadership calling a bandh in South Kashmir to oppose the forces' operation. [Full Article...]

Commonwealth Games: Sally Pearson set to withdraw from Gold Coast 2018

Commonwealth Games: Sally Pearson set to withdraw from Gold Coast 2018 Australia's world victor a hundred meters hurdler Sally Pearson has been made to draw out of her home Commonwealth Games because she struggles a serious Achilles injury which could sideline her to get around one year old. "Gutted, tears flowing, a lot of emotions, you could call it grief", she said of her emotions. "I'm probably 90 per cent there", she said. I was double and triple checking ... [Full Article...]

Trump Mobilizing National Guard To Border 'Immediately'

Trump Mobilizing National Guard To Border 'Immediately' President Donald Trump announced Tuesday that he wanted to send troops to the U.S.' border with Mexico until his so-called border wall was built. The Guard members were used for surveillance, communications, administrative support, intelligence, analysis and the installation of border security infrastructure. [Full Article...]

Police Investigate Fatal Crash in KZOO Co

Police Investigate Fatal Crash in KZOO Co He was picked up and rushed to the hospital by the driver where he subsequently died. "We urge our drivers to exercise caution on the roads because most of these fatalities are a result of failure by drivers to negotiate curves resulting in head on collisions and vehicles side swiping each other", he said. [Full Article...]

Jet Airways to purchase 75 Boeing 737 planes worth $8.8 billion

Jet Airways to purchase 75 Boeing 737 planes worth $8.8 billion The jets would be worth $8.8 billion at list prices, though airlines typically receive significant discounts from manufacturers. Based on this rate, the cost of 75 such planes would be around United States dollars 8.8 billion. Jet Airways announced its plan to buy the Boeing aircraft in a stock exchange filing on Tuesday. The airline has a fleet of 120 aircraft, comprising Boeing 777-300, Airb... [Full Article...]

Death toll in India's Dalit violence touches 12

Death toll in India's Dalit violence touches 12 They are angry at a Supreme Court ruling that banned the automatic arrest of the accused in cases under a special law to protect marginalised groups who suffer widespread discrimination. Director General of Police (DGP), OP Singh, said the situation is under control in Agra, Sambhal and Hapur and that anti-riot police have been deployed there. [Full Article...]

Family mourns young mother killed in auto crash

Family mourns young mother killed in auto crash Family friend Max Ribner said he was not ready to believe the crash was intentional. The family were returning from a trip to the Kennedy Space Centre when they were killed when their vehicle was struck by a Ford pick-up. They don't answer the door and were later seen leaving. "They were all small", Bruce DeKalb said. In the auto with them at the time were at least three of their six kids... [Full Article...]

Ørsted and Eversource propose first offshore wind farm in CT

Ørsted and Eversource propose first offshore wind farm in CT Murphy said the project will create more than 1,000 construction jobs and 100 permanent jobs upon completion. Global wind energy leader Ørsted said Wednesday it will open an office next month in Atlantic City. Eversource Energy and Danish wind giant Orsted have proposed building a 200 MW offshore wind project off the coast of CT, dubbed Constitution Wind. [Full Article...]

F-16 from Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada crashes

F-16 from Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada crashes Military officials have said all three crashes were under investigation. "Emergency responders are on the scene", the Air Force said, adding that more information would be revealed when it becomes available. "We pray for their families, and our great @USMC ", Trump wrote on Twitter . The bodies of the four dead crew members had been removed from the desert crash site outside El Centro,... [Full Article...]

POTUS is Not a Criminal Target of Special Counsel Probe

POTUS is Not a Criminal Target of Special Counsel Probe As former federal prosecutor Renato Mariotti observed in a Twitter thread on Tuesday, a subject is someone who a prosecutor doesn't intend to charge at the moment, and "federal prosecutors typically don't decide until late in an investigation whether they will charge a person who is under investigation ". [Full Article...]


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