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by | July 25, 2017 | 00:08

Chris Gard and Connie Yates have given up their legal fight to take their 11 month old son Charlie Gard overseas for life saving treatment . Emotions ran high as the parents relayed in court that USA doctors determined it was "too late" for Charlie to receive the experimental treatment that had fueled their hopes for his survival.

by | July 24, 2017 | 00:30

Twenty people inside the truck's trailer were hospitalized with critical or serious injuries while another eight people are being treated for other injuries. In addition to the eight people dead in the vehicle, authorities found a further 30 people inside the truck, many of whom were dehydrated and suffering from heat stroke in the rising temperatures, Reuters reported .

by | July 23, 2017 | 00:26

The 30-scrip Sensitive Index ( Sensex ) of the BSE, which opened at 32,035.88 points, closed at 32,028.89 points - up 124.49 points, or 0.39 per cent, from the previous close at 31,904.40 points. Indian shares gained on Friday, led by blue-chip Reliance Industries after the petrochemicals-to-retail conglomerate reported a better-than- expected quarterly earnings and announced a low-priced, 4G-enabled phone.

by | July 23, 2017 | 00:19

The riots, which were incited by Palestinian leaders, erupted after Friday prayers in response to Israel's decision to install metal detectors at the entrance gates to the Temple Mount . Resisting global pressure to remove the metal detectors, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's security cabinet insisted that they were needed to prevent arms being smuggled into the shrine.

by | July 21, 2017 | 00:12

That case will be dealt with by the Uefa control, ethics and disciplinary body on 28 July. After Celtic's win last Friday at Windsor Park, Northern Ireland's national stadium, Griffiths took a scarf in Celtic's green and white colors and tied it to a goalpost.

by | July 21, 2017 | 00:10

According to CNN , the parole board score inmates on a number of factors. They will consider factors including " Simpson's age, whether his conviction was for a violent crime, his prior criminal record and his plans after release " when deciding whether to grant him further parole, the board has said .

by | July 21, 2017 | 00:11

Unlike Mr. Trump's budget, the House spending plan imposes cuts to the safety-net programs that the president promised as a candidate not to touch. To view the full article, register now. Here was TrumpCare in a nutshell: Big tax reductions for the wealthy, plus big cuts to government aid for the poor, and all of it packaged together by the reconciliation process, which allows bills to sneak through the Senate with 51 votes, bypassing the filibuster as long as they stick to fiscal policy ...

by | July 20, 2017 | 00:35

Those in the U.S. can see the new feed experience in action by opening the Google app for both Android and iOS . According to TechCrunch , the Google homepage on the desktop and mobile web is also expected to receive similar features , but the details about it are not available yet.

by | July 20, 2017 | 00:30

A firefighter sprays down flames as the Detwiler fire rages on near the town of Mariposa, California on July 18, 2017. High temperatures then dried the grass and shrubbery, leading to dry conditions suitable for fires. Initial road closures were set in place on Canyon Road at Highway 273, Canyon Road at China Gulch Road, Happy Valley Road at Canyon Road and Happy Valley Road at White Oak Avenue.

by | July 19, 2017 | 00:10

Noor joined the Minneapolis Police Department in March of 2015 and was later celebrated as the first Somali officer for the 5th Precinct. The details of how Noor came to fatally shoot Damond while responding to her 911 call remain unclear.

by | July 19, 2017 | 00:10

The 28-year-old left Inter's training camp over the weekend and returned to Croatia for dental treatment on what was described as a tooth abscess. However, the Croatia worldwide, linked with a £48 million move to United , will turn out for Luciano Spalletti's 28-man squad for the tour of Asia which begins with a clash against Schalke in China on July 21.

by | July 18, 2017 | 00:09

I think DUNKIRK will take the top spot, but I don't think either film, along with WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES and SPIDER-MAN: HOMECOMING will do as well as they could have done without all being released so close together. The romantic comedy placed # 5 with $7.6-M from 2,597 cinemas for a box office of roughly $16-M. The second reboot of the Spider-Man film have brought in more 208.2 million USA dollars after just 10 days in North America, according to studio figures collected by ...

by | July 16, 2017 | 00:15

Mirzakhani, who was born in Iran, won the quadrennial Fields Medal in 2014 , the most esteemed award in mathematics that some say is equivalent to the Nobel Prize and was first awarded in 1936. Her work focused on the complexities of curved surfaces, such as spheres and doughnuts. "It is like being lost in a jungle and trying to use all the knowledge that you can gather to come up with some new tricks, and with some luck you might find a way out".

by | July 15, 2017 | 00:10

The issue has become even more heated since emails released Tuesday showed that Donald Trump Jr , the president's eldest son, eagerly agreed previous year to meet a woman he was told was a Russian government lawyer who might have damaging information about Hillary Clinton , the Democratic rival in the 2016 presidential election.

by | July 15, 2017 | 00:09

At least two homes have been evacuated. By 9:30 am (local time) the home had fallen into the sinkhole. Video from the scene shows a house crumbling to the ground as sirens wail in the background. Crews are holding a 200-foot perimeter from the edge. As of 8:23 a.m. ET, the sinkhole expanded and reached the roadway. Duke Energy is working to get the power cut in the area.

by | July 15, 2017 | 00:07

Over the past few days, USA federal states and other U.S. and global non-state actors announced a number of climate initiatives that aim to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in line with the Paris Agreement on climate change , and for an accelerated transition to 100% renewables.

by | July 14, 2017 | 00:19

Manafort would also be asked about his participation in a Trump Tower meeting last June with President Donald Trump's eldest son and son-in-law, where the goal was to hear potentially damaging information about Hillary Clinton from a Russian lawyer.

by | July 14, 2017 | 00:19

Parole is a temporary status in which a person who is otherwise ineligible to enter the country is allowed in temporarily because of an emergency or humanitarian goal, or because it's deemed to be in the public good. "We were not a terrorist group to go to America and scare people", 14-year-old competitor Fatema Ghaderyan told AFP in Herat. "We want to show that Afghan girls can also take part in great development programs", said Kawsar, a member of the team.

by | July 14, 2017 | 00:19

He was jailed for his role in drafting a call for political reform known as Charter 08 . His final prison sentence was for co-authoring "Charter 08", a document circulated in 2008 that called for more freedom of expression, human rights and an independent judiciary.

by | July 14, 2017 | 00:11

In April 2000, 19 people were killed in the crash of a Marine Corps MV-22 Osprey, a tilt-rotor aircraft that flies like a plane but can hover and land like a helicopter. Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant said in a statement Tuesday on Twitter that law enforcement authorities have received reports that items are being taken from the crash site.

by | July 13, 2017 | 00:20

The FBI, Pennsylvania state police and five local law enforcement agencies are working on the case. " We're going to keep digging and searching that property until we're satisfied that they are not there", he told reporters. The charge had been dropped, but it was refiled Monday. The DA said during a news conference in Solebury Monday afternoon that he had information about the missing men that he can't share.

by | July 13, 2017 | 00:17

Until now, there have only been three paths to canonization-the church's saint-making process-in the world's largest Christian denomination: By dying for the faith (or martyrdom); living a life of "heroic virtue" ( like Mother Theresa ); or "exceptional cases", where someone has been venerated as a holy person from ancient times and this is taken as evidence of their saintliness.

by | July 12, 2017 | 00:11

The Congress President also intimated that several opposition leaders have already spoken to Gopalkrishna and he has given his consent for the candidature. Gopalkrishna Gandhi's name was acceptable to Trinamool Congress too. He also served as High Commissioner to South Africa in 1996, where he earned a popular repute, as reported by the Outlook.

by | July 12, 2017 | 00:11

People with Alzheimer's generally have observable tangles of tau proteins, inflammation in the brain , damaged brain cells, and higher concentrations of beta-amyloid proteins, which make up a plaque associated with the disease. But getting enough shut-eye can be hard when you lead a busy life. Researchers surveyed 101 people at high risk of developing Alzheimers disease who had normal thinking and memory abilities.

by | July 11, 2017 | 00:07

The parents, Connie Yates and Chris Gard, hold out hope that the treatment could improve eleven-month-old Charlie's condition but courts have been blocking the move. The application came after both Pope Francis and President Donald Trump fueled worldwide attention to the case, with hospitals in Rome and the USA offering to provide Charlie the experimental therapy.

by | July 08, 2017 | 00:15

The Supreme Court ruled in 2010 that Canadian officials who took part in the USA interrogations had offended the "most basic Canadian standards about the treatment of detained youth suspects". The Canadian Supreme Court ruled that Canadian intelligence obtained evidence from Khadr under "oppressive circumstances", such as sleep deprivation, during interrogations at the detention center in 2003, and then shared that evidence with USA officials.

by | July 08, 2017 | 00:11

Russ Jackson, head of counterterrorism policing for northwest England, said police may make more arrests in the investigation into the attack. Hashem was arrested in Libya shortly after the attack on 22 May, along with his and Salman's father, Ramadan.

by | July 07, 2017 | 00:28

Earlier, British Prime Minister Theresa May told the House of Commons that she understands Charlie's parents are trying to do what's right for their child, but that in cases like this doctors are forced to make "heartbreaking decisions". It meant a child like Charlie could not see, hear, cry or swallow, and needed help to breathe. U.S President Donald Trump had stated that the us would be "delighted" to help the baby, and White House officials have reportedly spoken with the family to ...

by | July 07, 2017 | 00:28

During his time at NOAA, Franklin was on research teams that made breakthroughs in tropical storm forecasting and in the understanding of the winds circling a hurricane's eye. "The odds of a significant El Niño in 2017 have continued to diminish, and most of the tropical and subtropical Atlantic remains anomalously warm". Wind shear is also expected to increase, and limit any intensification of the storm.

by | July 07, 2017 | 00:29

During the call, Xi said the relationship between the two countries had shown progress but was also affected by " negative factors ", according to Xinhua, the state-run news agency. Beijing may be miscalculating that this USA government will behave like every other. Potential sanctions targets previously identified by the Treasury Department include companies based in China , U.S.