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Mother, boyfriend sought in torture, murder of girl, 4

Fields, 28, and girlfriend Candice R. Diaz, 24, about 3:55 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 9 near Lake Park, Georgia, according to Sumpter Township police . Diaz's daughter, Gabrielle Barrett, died after being found with severe burns New Year's Day in a mobile home in Sumpter Township.

Missing Texas journalist Courtney Roland has been found

Police in Houston say a passer-by contacted authorities after spotting a missing sports journalist underneath a highway overpass. She had bumps and bruises but was otherwise unharmed when she was spotted Monday morning walking under an Interstate 610 overpass in west Houston by a passer-by who had seen media reports that she was missing.

Trump kills Obama-era protections for state recreational weed sales

Obama-era guidance gave low priority to prosecutions of medical marijuana dispensing under state law. Since 2014, Congress has attached amendments to the Justice Department budget forbidding interference with laws in states that allow medical marijuana, a list that began with California in 1996 and has grown to 29 states and the District of Columbia, with a combined 60 percent of the USA population.

Trump Blasts CNN After Top Aide's Heated Interview

He also termed Bannon's comments in the book "vindictive" and "out of touch with reality". A senior aide to U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday assailed a new book rattling the White House , called his boss a genius and launched an attack on news coverage before a TV anchor urged him to calm down and cut off their interview.

Friday's First Warning Forecast: Below zero wind chill

Hamilton has been hammered with cold weather warnings since the end of last month. After Thursday's record-breaking snow, damaging winds, and devastating flooding at the coastline, Friday brought sunshine and a glimpse of the bitter cold blast that is settling in for this weekend.

Four policemen killed, two injured in J&K's Sopore IED blast

Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) militant outfit has taken responsibility for the attack, but the Kashmir police said it will have to verify the claim. The deceased have been identified as ASI Irshad Ahmad (Executive Police 825685) of Doda, Constable Ghulam Nabi (720/IRP 3rd) of Rohama Rafiabad, Constable Parvaiz Ahmad (915/IRP 3rd) of Vilgam Handwara, Constable Mohammad Amin (470/IRP 3rd) of Sogam Kupwara.

Alabama home of Roy Moore accuser burns, arson suspected

Another neighbor said the man authorities are investigating "approached her as she was getting in her auto that morning and asked if she thought Johnson's house was going to burn". According to the AL.com report, Tina Johnson's home burned down Wednesday while she and her husband were at work and her grandson was at school.

MPs call for 'latte levy' on disposable coffee cups

According to a report released by EAC on Friday (5 January), the United Kingdom produces 30,000 tonnes of coffee cup waste each year and an eye-watering 500,000 cups are thrown away each day. The Committee added that the money raised will be used to improve the UK's recycling "binfrastructure" and reprocessing facilities. Leader of the Liberal Democrats Vince Cable said the 5p plastic bag charge is proof that "these levies work".

Tourist killed and 12 injured after HORROR balloon crash

The nationalities of the injured were not immediately clear. The accident occurred in Luxor, in southern Egypt, which is popular with tourists due to its number of ancient temples and ruins. The balloon was carrying 20 people. In 2013, 19 tourists including three Brits were killed when their balloon caught fire flying over the city. Multiple sources have told the Herald that three or four Kiwis were onboard the balloon, which plummeted to the ground near Luxor on Friday, killing a ...

Spain manufacturing sector posts more solid growth in December

The Caixin/ Markit manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index came in at 50.8 for last month - the lowest level in five months, Caixin and IHS Markit said in a. At the annual Central Economic Work Conference (CEWC) chaired by President Xi Jinping, top policymakers pledged to focus on creating "high quality" growth .

NMC Bill disastrous for public health

Therefore, about 3 lakh doctors from the private and government hospital of the country will be on strike today. OPDs in private hospitals will not work between 6 a.m.to 6 p.m. Bill tabled in the Lok Sabha is anti-people and anti-patient, said Roy Abraham Kallivayalil, secretary general of the World Psychiatric Association.

[PyeongChang 2018] S. Korea 'carefully' mulling timing of offering talks with NK

Kim also stressed North Korea's economic achievements during the speech, and noted the importance of improving the nation's standard of living. Departing from his usual black or navy suits, Kim gave his televised speech wearing black-rimmed glasses and slicked back hair, speaking fluently and rarely looking down to read as he raised the possibility of sending a delegation to the upcoming Winter Olympics in South Korea.

SERAP Asks Buhari To Withdraw Board Appointments With Dead Persons

Many board members are still not assign but work is still going on to appoint members to such agencies, said Boss Mustapha. Also, the President appointed Rev Christopher Utov as a Member of Nigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research.

2 men arraigned on murder charges in quadruple homicide

Five-year-old Shanise Myers and 11-year-old Jeremiah Myers were also discovered inside the home. Police said that two women living together as partners, aged 36 and 22, and the older woman's two children, an 11-year-old boy and a 5-year-old girl, were killed in a "savage" attack.

Erica Garner, Activist Daughter of Eric Garner, Dies at Age 27

During his weekly telecast, Sharpton said "the media will say Erica died of a heart attack but that's only partially true because her heart was already broken when she couldn't get justice for her father", per Buzzfeed News . An autopsy confirmed that while Garner had dealt with obesity and asthma, the chokehold had also played a role in his fatal heart attack. His obvious last words - "I can't relax!" His demise was ruled a murder, yet an awesome jury chose not to arraign Pantaleo on ...

China spotted illegally selling oil to North Korea, report says

U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday said he was "very disappointed that China is allowing oil to go into North Korea" and that such moves would prevent "a friendly solution" to the crisis over Pyongyang's nuclear program. She added: "If there is solid evidence proving that there is on the Chinese side any violation of the Security Council resolutions, China will surely deal with it in accordance with laws and regulations, and not a single case of violation should get away with it".

Russian Federation willing to mediate US-North Korea talks

Pyongyang claimed that this missile was capable of carrying a nuclear warhead and the entire territory of the United States was within its range. "I think the first step forward should be done by the party which is mightier and which is smarter, and we've held that there are people in the USA who believe the situation should be resolved through diplomatic means", he said in an interview on RT.

Christmas tree recycling program in Lancaster County

But, trees that are more than five feet tall need to be cut down into smaller pieces, regardless of whether they're picked up with yard debris or as garbage. There will be four drop-off locations for NHC residents. The centers will accept natural trees through the end of January. County park personnel ground the trees into mulch.

Kentucky Woman Mauled to Death by 2 Pit Bulls, Husband Injured

The Bell County Sheriff's Department said it received a call at 10:20 a.m. Highway 66 in the Wiser Branch area of Arjay about the dog attack. Authorities said 42-year-old Johnny Dale Lankford was already behind bars at the Bell County Detention Center for a different incident that saw him charged with Second Degree Assault, domestic violence and unlawful imprisonment on a $25,000 bond.

Calif. officer killed, another injured in Christmas Eve crash

Officers responded shortly before midnight to reports of a collision in the southbound lanes of Interstate-880 just north of Highway 92 involving a red auto and a CHP vehicle, Bay Area television station KPIX reported. CHP affirmed Monday morning that one of the officers had passed on of his wounds. He was married with three kids, CHP said in a press conference.

Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet mother, wife in Islamabad today

Earlier, Jadhav met his mother and wife at Pakistan Foreign Office in Islamabad but with a glass panel separating them. "I requested a meeting with my wife and mother and I am thankful to Government of Pakistan for this gesture", Jadhav said in the brief video message.

Emirates stops flying to Tunisia in row over ban on Tunisian women

Tunisia's transport ministry has announced the suspension of all Emirates Airlines flights to and from the North African country. A number of Tunisian women had said their travel to the Gulf state on UAE airlines had been delayed and some had been forced to undergo additional examination of their visas.

Flu season ramping up as Pa heads into holiday

Katherine Killen with the Knox County Health Department said Knox County is seeing a steady increase in flu activity, which is typical for this time of year. "We are seeing people impacted by the flu at all ages", WRHA acting chief operating officer Lori Lamont said on Friday. "It's still possible to get a flu shot, but it takes two weeks for the vaccine to be effective", Burton said.

Arkansas unemployment rate rises slightly in November

Payroll Survey Estimates - The preliminary nonfarm payroll jobs estimate was up 2,100 from one year ago to 619,200 for November. The state's jobless rate had been climbing since dipping to 3 percent in June. The unemployment rate was below the statewide average in the Portland-South Portland (2.4 percent) metro area and close to the average in the Lewiston-Auburn (2.7 percent) and Bangor (2.9 percent) metro areas.

Arsenal come out fighting in festive thriller

James Milner, rightly, referred to being in control of a big match only to have heads bowed at the final whistle as a "theme"; the collapse in Sevilla last month, the Merseyside derby in this one and now the ridiculous scenes at the Emirates.

Elderly couple arrested in Nebraska with over 60 pounds of marijuana

Barbara was not arrested, but Patrick was. "They said the marijuana was for Christmas presents ", Lt. Paul Vrbka told the York News-Times. The couple told police that they were transporting " Christmas presents". When questioned about the odor, the driver confessed to possessing contraband and consented to a search of his truck, leading authorities to the Jirons' 60-lb stash.

Haverhill Marks Wreaths Across America Day at Hilldale Cemetery

Inspired and directed by a nonprofit organization by the same name, its objective is to remember fallen veterans, honor those who served and teach children the value of freedom. Four years later, he participated in the landing at Normandy and then became the Military Governor of Cherbourg and Paris, France. Wreath-laden trucks sponsored by Covenant Transport and U.S.

NBC5 Forecast: Rain chances on the increase to start the week

Wednesday will be mostly cloudy rain showers likely. Highs top out close to 50 degrees under mostly sunny skies. Follow us on Facebook , Twitter , and Instagram for the latest updates. Wednesday holds the highest rain chance this week as a front is expected to push past the region during the day. Most of us will not make it out of the 40s for Thursday but we will only have a 10% chance of rain.

U.S. vice president postpones visit, but envoy still coming

But in the wake of President Donald Trump's decision to move the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem and a backlash from the region's leaders, including many Christians, Pence won't be visiting any churches or meeting any Christian leaders. Suddenly, half of Pence's meetings were canceled. Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas had also said he would not meet Pence during his trip. With the Senate vote now expected late Tuesday night or early Wednesday morning, White House officials said Monday that ...

Israeli Forces Detain Palestinian Mother Hours After Arresting Teenage Daughter

A second video showed the girls asking the soldiers to move, since they were blocking the steps to a family home in the village of Nabi Saleh in the West Bank. The primary instigator has been identified as 17-year-old Ahed Tamimi, who has in recent years made a name for herself in multiple videotaped provocations of Israeli soldiers.