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10-month-old boy abducted in Anderson County, triggering Amber Alert 10-month-old boy abducted in Anderson County, triggering Amber Alert
- March 03, 2017

During the visit, they reported that John pushed one of them to the ground and that one of them was hit with the door. The FBI and coordinated agencies in Arkansas located and recovered the child from the suspects. The sheriff's office described the search for the child, saying they were contacted Thursday by White County Communications. Jeremy Laymance has two prior arrests in Anderson County for evading arrest. (more...)
Civilian killed in Pulwama grenade attack Civilian killed in Pulwama grenade attack
- March 03, 2017

One more civilian was injured in the blast while as a CRPF personnel also sustained injuries who was identified as Ct. Dalbir Kiran of 182 battalion. According to doctors, the grenade splinters had pierced through his heart. Immediately after the attack, the security forces launched a manhunt to nab the militants, the official said. "But we are still in process of confirming", said SP Pulwama. (more...)
Democrats call for Trump's attorney general to resign
- March 03, 2017

Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.). Leading Democrats are lining up to call for his resignation after reports that he met the Russian ambassador to the USA twice during the election campaign. Sessions replied simply, "No". The second was a meeting in Session's senate office with several senior aides. There is a lot of parsing of Jeff Session's answer to Al Franken at his confirmation hearings. (more...)
Satanic sacrifice motive for gang murder Satanic sacrifice motive for gang murder
- March 03, 2017

It's not clear what led investigators to the kidnapped teen, the station reports. Police are trying to identify a young woman allegedly murdered by MS-13 gang members who killed her as part of a satanic ritual. "They're vicious and we're not going to talk much about that investigation because it's extremely sensitive and we're dealing with some pretty hardcore gangbangers", Houston Police Department Chief Art Avecedo said. (more...)
Turkey warns the YPG to leave Syria's Manbij Turkey warns the YPG to leave Syria's Manbij
- March 03, 2017

Here's a look at the players: SYRIAN KURDS The U.S. -backed Syria Democratic Forces - a Kurdish-led alliance that includes Arab tribesmen and Christian militias - is the most effective ground force battling the Islamic State group in Syria. (more...)
Malaysia Condemns Use of VX at Airport; Prepares to Deport N. Korean
- March 03, 2017

Kim Jong Nam was waiting at the departure hall of the airport when he was assaulted by two women, a Vietnamese and an Indonesian, who wiped his face with a liquid, identified by an autopsy as VX. Relations between Malaysia and North Korea, who have maintained friendly ties for decades, have soured since the killing of Kim Jong Nam at the airport two weeks ago. (more...)
Inbee Park takes 1-stroke over Wie, others at LPGA Singapore Inbee Park takes 1-stroke over Wie, others at LPGA Singapore
- March 03, 2017

But she recovered from her mistake with a birdie at the 14th, and then calmly drained a five-foot putt at the final hole for her seventh birdie of the day to seize the halfway lead. "I just had tough times previous year, so the sooner I get back, it's better", Park told lpga.com. After the first round, Wie was on top by one stroke. (more...)
India, Pakistan to hold talks on Indus Water Treaty India, Pakistan to hold talks on Indus Water Treaty
- March 03, 2017

Under the treaty, it is required that India and Pakistan meet every financial year. In the days that followed, senior officials announced the suspension of talks until there was an "atmosphere free of terror" after Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a review meeting on the treaty to consider retaliatory measures against Pakistan for the attack, saying, "blood and water can not go together". (more...)
Islam predicted to overtake Christianity by 2070
- March 03, 2017

The entire world population is expected to grow by 37 per cent, meaning Islam will grow at almost twice the rate of the world. United States had 3.3-million Muslims as of 2015 - about 1% of the country's population. The study estimated that each Muslim woman gives birth to an estimated 3.1 children compared with an average of 2.3 for other groups, including Christians. (more...)
Arms found in truck from PoK Arms found in truck from PoK
- March 03, 2017

The cops searched the goods trucks coming from Chakoti area of Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir. After a delay of seven years, the centre has finally made a decision to install full-body truck scanners at cross-LoC trading points in Jammu and Kashmir, which are expected to become operational by end of this year. (more...)
President to highlight signature issues in speech to Congress
- March 03, 2017

He also promised to "soon begin the construction of a great great wall" at the US-Mexico border, without elaborating on how that would be managed and funded. The longest ovation came when Mr Trump introduced the widow of US Navy Seal William Ryan Owens, who was killed in a raid in Yemen last month. Trump might even deem their snap poll 'real news.' On February 6, the president tweeted: 'Any negative polls are fake news, just like the CNN , ABC , NBC polls in the election. (more...)
Undocumented Immigrant Hauled Away by ICE Officials While Taking Daughter to School Undocumented Immigrant Hauled Away by ICE Officials While Taking Daughter to School
- March 03, 2017

My little sister was still in the vehicle, she's 13. She can be heard painfully sobbing throughout her father's arrest. According to Emi MacLean , a National Day Laborer Organizing Network attorney, Avelica-Gonzalez has two convictions - one for driving under the influence, which stretches back nearly a decade, and an older conviction for buying a vehicle he did not realize had an incorrect registration. (more...)
B'desh Police detains 'spiritual leader' linked to New JMB B'desh Police detains 'spiritual leader' linked to New JMB
- March 03, 2017

Dhaka - The investigators are expected to submit charge-sheet at the end of the year in the last year's deadly café attack in Bangladeshi capital Dhaka that left 20 civilians, mostly foreigners, killed, officials said on Friday. It was established in 1998 in Palampur Abdur Rahman. A number of top "Neo JMB" leaders, including Tamim, Nurul Islam Marjan, Sohel Mahfuz and Rajib Gandhi, were Kashem's followers. (more...)
Shoreham air disaster pilot 'flew too low and too slow'
- March 03, 2017

Specialist aviation lawyer at Ashfords LLP, who during his flying career in the RAF organised flying displays and flew in air shows, says that he is shocked at how things went so wrong with the Shoreham flying display. However, Mr Hill was unable to remember anything about the flight itself. However, given that he was a very experienced military and display pilot, it is very surprising that he did not escape the manoeuvre. (more...)
Mexican politician climbs border fence to show a wall 'unnecessary' Mexican politician climbs border fence to show a wall 'unnecessary'
- March 03, 2017

He claims he ascended the fence himself (though observers note there's zero proof he did it without help) and says his point was to show how "simple" it would be to make the full leap into the USA and how "unnecessary" and "totally absurd" Trump's wall concept is. (more...)
Bomb Threats Ripple Across American Jewish Communities Bomb Threats Ripple Across American Jewish Communities
- March 03, 2017

Thompson is due to appear in federal court in St. Louis later on Friday. "We are committed to pursuing and prosecuting those who foment fear and hate through such criminal threats", U.S. The Anti-Defamation League said earlier Friday it had been informed by federal and NY law enforcement officials that an arrest had been made in connection with the bomb threats. (more...)
'I think he's behind it:' Trump blames Obama for protests 'I think he's behind it:' Trump blames Obama for protests
- March 03, 2017

In an interview with Fox News political show Fox and Friends , Trump said the unprecedented move to avoid the dinner was because it would be "inappropriate" given his feud with the media. After all, both former President Barack Obama and Seth Meyers made many a joke at Trump's expense when he attended the event in 2011 - prompting Trump to look on, stone-faced and seemingly unimpressed, from the crowd. (more...)
Kim Jong Nam Killing: Malaysia Condemns Use of Chemical Weapon
- March 03, 2017

National police chief Khalid Abu Bakar brushed off Ri's claim of a heart attack. The country is looking for seven North Korean suspects in total, four of whom are believed to have left the country. North Korea has not commented on its suspected involvement in the arms operation. Kim Jong-nam was smothered by the gas as he was walking through Kuala Lumpur Airport last month. (more...)
Invests $287000 in Freeport-McMoran, Inc. (FCX) Invests $287000 in Freeport-McMoran, Inc. (FCX)
- March 03, 2017

Several equities research analysts have recently weighed in on the stock. Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX) now has a consensus Price Target of $14.79. Following the completion of the transaction, the vice president now directly owns 64,896 shares in the company, valued at $1,000,696.32. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. (more...)
Voting in the North described as 'steady' Voting in the North described as 'steady'
- March 03, 2017

If the DUP and Sinn Fein end up as the two biggest parties - as polls predict - and can not agree to form a power-sharing executive within three weeks, the governance of Northern Ireland will probably revert from Belfast to London for the foreseeable future. (more...)