Tahfiz school beating: After legs amputated, boy could now lose arm

Thaqif is a pupil of a privately-managed tahfiz (Quran memorisation and studies) school in Kampung Lukut, Kota Tinggi, who is allegedly the victim of abuse by an assistant warden there. "So we took him to a clinic and transferred him to a hospital af... More..

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No need for President Donald Trump's approval to use massive bomb

But that number rose, and will likely continue to rise, as officials comb through the bomb site for the remains of terrorist fighters. The U.S. commander in Afghanistan who ordered use of the "mother of all b...More..

Phoenix announce new album 'Ti Amo'
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Phoenix announce new album 'Ti Amo'

The Phoenix hype-mill has been going into overdrive as of late. It's out on June 9th and according to the NY Times , sounds like "summer and Italian discos". Ti Amo was recorded in a vacant opera house ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Rockets advance with 105-99 win over Thunder

The Thunder had a five-point lead entering the fourth quarter and led by 3 after a jump shot by Jerami Grant early in the quarter. Patrick Beverley had 15 points, eight rebounds, three assists, a steal and a ...More..

Zamfara Governor Named US Malaria Fight Ambassador For Nigeria
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Zamfara Governor Named US Malaria Fight Ambassador For Nigeria

He stressed that patients must also challenge healthcare providers on drugs administered at hospitals and always ask for diagnosis before treatment. He said that the effort showed that malaria was being attac...More..

Calgary Humane Society under quarantine after tests test positive for parvovirus
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Calgary Humane Society under quarantine after tests test positive for parvovirus

They were both tested, and the results were positive. It's very hard to treat. The post said the dog was confined to the shelter's quarantine area and any dogs adopted prior to the animal's arrival would not ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Aaron Hernandez's lawyers want his murder conviction dismissed

Hernandez was serving a life sentence for the slaying of semi-pro football player Odin Lloyd, who was dating the sister of Hernandez's fiancee. Mourners are filing out of ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez's funeral...More..

Mega Millions Ticket Price Going Up, Odds of Winning Going Down
by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Mega Millions Ticket Price Going Up, Odds of Winning Going Down

If you're lottery game of choice has been Mega Millions simply because the tickets were cheaper than Powerball, well... You will, however, still be able to buy into daily games, like Take 5 and Pick 10 , f...More..

by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Number of Measles Cases in Hennepin County Now Stands at 20

The Hennepin County measles outbreak has grown to 20 cases after eight new infections were confirmed Monday. Most Minnesotans are immune, either from vaccination or from having had the disease. Ed Ehlinger said...More..

UChicago hosts event with President Obama and young leaders
by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

UChicago hosts event with President Obama and young leaders

A source told The Hill earlier this month: "It's not in anyone's interest ... for [Obama] to become the face of the resistance or narrate the Trump presidency". He noted several problems - economic inequali...More..

Disney hints at Star Wars themed hotel
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Disney hints at Star Wars themed hotel

For over a week, fans have been speculating on what exactly will go on in the Rian Johnson directed film. It's uncertain what role Crait will play in The Last Jedi . Numbers like that ensure that the Star W...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Chris Pratt pays tribute to Anna Faris at Walk of Fame event

The actor added that his mother was already proud of him even before he made it big as an actor, since she "couldn't get enough of me" while he was a waiter at Coco's. Pratt noted that objectified women in Holl...More..

African countries chosen to test 1st malaria vaccine
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

African countries chosen to test 1st malaria vaccine

It will also continue to assess the safety and effectiveness of the vaccination. The test will be conducted on babies and toddlers, aged 5 to 17 months. It also cuts the most severe cases by a third and reduc...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Nadal shuts out 10th French Open talk

I've come to Monte-Carlo so many years, it's such a historic tournament. "Then it is obvious I would like to win". Today I'm very happy because I won a very important event. Ramos-Vinolas fell to 0-3 career a...More..

Macron, Le Pen in runoff for French presidency
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Macron, Le Pen in runoff for French presidency

Ms Le Pen offers an alternative for anyone sceptical of the European Union and France's role in it, said Louis Aliot, another National Front vice president. "Juncker congratulated Emmanuel Macron on his result ...More..

Government may face legal action over delay to air pollution plan
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Government may face legal action over delay to air pollution plan

Lawyers from environmental law group ClientEarth, which successfully took the government to court over its air quality plans, said the move was unacceptable, adding it was discussing its next move. The deadline...More..

Firefighters battle three-alarm building fire in College Park
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Firefighters battle three-alarm building fire in College Park

Aerial images from the scene showed flames on the roof of the building, and heavy smoke that continued to billow from the building almost four hours after firefighters first arrived at the scene. on Monday. B...More..

US VP Pence visits historic temple in Tokyo
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

US VP Pence visits historic temple in Tokyo

Tensions on the Korean Peninsula have sharply spiked in recent weeks as Washington and Pyongyang have rattled their sabers against each other, with the US sending a massive aircraft carrier strike group to wate...More..

Facebook killer takes his own life as police close in, authorities say
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Facebook killer takes his own life as police close in, authorities say

Stephens had been on the run from law enforcement since Sunday, when he posted several disturbing videos on Facebook, including one of him shooting and killing 74-year-old Robert Godwin after Godwin left an Eas...More..

Teen's wish made, to announce Ravens' 1st-round draft pick
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Teen's wish made, to announce Ravens' 1st-round draft pick

The Ravens informed Onwuanibe that he would play an integral role in revealing the No. 16 overall pick in the draft at a school assembly Friday. The Baltimore Sun reports (http://bsun.md/2pUANvS) 14-year-old ...More..