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  • Man robs same bank day after release from prison

    02 May 2018 8:25 PM 37

    Authorities say a man sent to state prison for bank robbery has robbed the same Cleveland bank branch the day after his release. Federal prosecutors in Cleveland say 40-year-old Markiko Sonnie Lewis was indicted on Tuesday on a single count of bank robbery for robbing a Cleveland Key Bank branch April 12. Prosecutors say he took just over $1000. Lewis

  • Teen delivers baby after learning about childbirth in school

    02 May 2018 9:49 AM 36

    A 16-year-old northern Utah high school student delivered her aunt's baby days after learning about childbirth in her child development class. The Deseret News reports that Morlie Hayes got a surprise visit on Saturday from her pregnant aunt Laura Creager, who was going into early labour. Creager thought she had an hour until the baby would be born, but her water

  • Man on 'jihad' faces sentencing in college student's murder

    01 May 2018 1:26 PM 37

    A man who says he was on a "jihad" to avenge US policy in the Middle East faces sentencing for killing a New Jersey college student. Brown has admitted shooting 19-year-old Brendan Tevlin in 2014 as Tevlin sat in his car at a traffic light in West Orange, a few kilometres from Newark. The former Seattle resident pleaded guilty in March to multiple charges

  • Trump tweets that journalism dinner is dead, total disaster

    30 April 2018 7:25 PM 33

    US President Donald Trump is again railing against the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner amid criticism of the comedian who roasted his spokesperson. Trump says on Twitter on Monday: "The White House Correspondents' Dinner is DEAD as we know it. This was a total disaster and an embarrassment to our great Country and all that it stands

  • Police free human trafficking victims across the Caribbean

    30 April 2018 4:26 PM 46

    A 13-country police operation has freed nearly 350 people from human trafficking networks and arrested 22 people across the Caribbean and South America. International police agency Interpol said on Monday those rescued included children and adults working in nightclubs, gold mines, factories, open-air markets and on farms. Some were forced to work without

  • Sajid Javid named Britain's new interior minister

    30 April 2018 12:48 PM 35

    Sajid Javid was named on Monday as Britain's new interior minister after Amber Rudd resigned as home secretary, having "inadvertently misled" lawmakers about deportation targets for illegal immigrants. Birtish Prime Minister Theresa May's Downing Street office announced the appointment in a statement. Javid was previously Britain's communities minister

  • Infant, child among 3 killed in fiery crash in Los Angeles

    29 April 2018 9:44 AM 39

    Los Angeles - A fiery crash in Los Angeles has left three people dead and three others critically injured. Authorities say two vehicles collided on Saturday night in South Los Angeles and burst into flames. Officials say an infant, a child and an adult all were pronounced dead at the scene. Three other people including a child were taken to area hospitals

  • One badly hurt in 'shooting attack' on vigil for Brazil's Lula

    29 April 2018 7:06 AM 48

    Sao Paulo - A man was seriously wounded early on Saturday when a gunman opened fire on a vigil in the southern Brazilian city of Curitiba, where former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva is serving time for corruption, his party said. In a statement, the Workers' Party (PT) said a dawn "shooting attack" left one man in serious condition after a bullet

  • British toddler Alfie Evans dies at centre of legal battle

    28 April 2018 8:38 AM 51

    Terminally-ill British toddler Alfie Evans died in hospital on Saturday after doctors withdrew life support, the child's parents said, following a protracted legal battle and a campaign that drew support from Pope Francis. "Our baby grew his wings tonight at 2:30am (0130 GMT). We are heartbroken. Thank you everyone for all your support," Kate James and Thomas

  • Trump says he has responsibility to resolve Korean conflict

    28 April 2018 7:39 AM 39

    President Donald Trump is claiming credit for a historic inter-Korean summit. But now he faces a burden in helping turn the Korean leaders' bold but vague vision for peace into reality after more than six decades of hostility. Trump must contend with two nagging suspicions: first about his own suitability to conduct that kind of war-and-peace negotiation