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Woman jailed for two years for removing her headscarf in Iran

She will reportedly appeal her verdict and be eligible for parole after serving three months of her two-year sentence. Dolatbandi shared that 21 months of t...


Stock On the Run: WPX Energy, Inc. (WPX)

The return on assets stands at -0.4%, Return on Equity now is -0.8% and the Return on Investment value is 1.3%. $181,524 worth of stock was sold by Fish James C...


Mississippi State Bulldogs vs. Tennessee Volunteers Betting Preview 03/09/18

But just like in several road contests, the Tigers were able to make a near unbelievable run back to get the game even. LSU got the game down to under double ...


Congo Kabila to ink new mining code soon after meeting with miners

The new code was passed in late January by both houses of the DRC's parliament. "The president of the republic assured the miners.that their concerns will be ...


Lawyer seeks PC leadership race extension

Party members must register before they can vote. "They went online and it said someone had used their PIN number", said Ford, who demanded the party extend v...


Full, unedited testimony from case involving crash that killed man, unborn baby

They also said Elliott did not apply brakes before the impact. She hit another vehicle killing Fabian Guerrero, a San Marcos resident, injuring his wife, Kristi...


Florida Teacher Suspended For Telling Students To Not Date "African-American Boys"

In addition, Swinyar is also accused of telling a student, according to CNN , "If my daughter was dating someone who used the 'F-word, ' I wouldn't have any re...


UP bypolls: Revolt building up in BSP over support to SP

United, the opposition can muster the requisite number of 74 required for two Rajya Sabha seats-one for an SP nominee, and the other for the BSP candidate, Bh...


Mother being picked up by Border Patrol officials caught on camera

Customs and Border Protection vehicle has sparked criticism over the way federal agents are enforcing immigration laws. Castro, one of the daughter's teacher...


Iran bars widow of dead environmentalist from leaving

The two brothers were met at the Vancouver airport by Mississauga, Ont., MP Omar Alghabra, who is parliamentary secretary to Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrysti...


New forensic analysis indicates bones were Amelia Earhart's

The analysis found that not only are the bones female, they match with Earhart better than with 99% of other individuals . Hoodless upon studying the anatomi...


Trump Administration Rejects Idaho's Plan To Flout ACA

WASHINGTON-The Trump administration will step in to enforce the Affordable Care Act's requirements in Idaho if the state doesn't back down on its plan to allow ...


Ex-Trump campaign manager faces Russian Federation interview

Prince, who founded the private security company formerly known as Blackwater, had testified before the House Intelligence Committee that the meeting was by cha...


Now, Netflix to produce new TV show with Barack and Michelle Obama

The streaming service's mix of original drama, films and other programming has proved popular globally, with subscriber numbers reaching almost 118 million at t...


Florida Senate considers landmark gun legislation

Others, though, said the provision was no compromise. "Each and every child deserves to feel safe at school", House Speaker Richard Corcoran said. Victor Torr...


BAE Systems inks Saudi deal for 48 Typhoon fighter jets

May, whose government has drawn widespread criticism for approving 4.6 billion pounds' (RM24.8 billion) worth of arms sales to Saudi Arabia , was likely to rep...


Judge orders 'Pharma Bro' to forfeit $7.3M in fraud case

His crimes have been described by federal officials as a quasi-Ponzi scheme and the prosecutors have called for his sentencing to be at least 15 years in prison...


David Chase developing prequel to The Sopranos

The Sopranos are coming back to screens via a new prequel movie over at New Line Cinema . As said by the studio, David Chase's prequel tentatively known a...


Colin Firth's wife admits she had affair with her accused stalker

Giuggiolo admitted that she had an affair with the man , Marco Brancaccia . The revelation comes after Marco claimed that Livia had fabricated the stalkin...


Supreme Court Justice Kennedy retiring this summer, GOP senator says

Dean Heller doesn't exactly have the safest seat in the US Senate, and he might not even make it to the midterms if he doesn't beat GOPer Danny Tarkanian i...


China to oppose United States tariffs on steel, aluminum imports

Trump withdrew the USA from the Trans-Pacific Partnership past year, causing fears that it would not prosper without its most influential country. A worker wa...


NSE Calls For Gender Equality, Women's Empowerment

Status of Women Minister Maryam Monsef says that in Canada, women hold only one-fifth of the positions on corporate boards. This comes a year after " A Day Wi...


China has no need or intention to replace US: Chinese FM

Wang pointed to what he said were several already very successful Belt and Road-linked projects, including building power plants in Pakistan and China's operati...


Rand Paul Attacker Pleads Guilty To Felony Assault Charge

Boucher is scheduled to be sentenced on June 15. Federal prosecutors will seek a 21-month prison sentence for Boucher. Rand Paul in the Kentucky lawmaker's ...


Feds Want Full Investigation Into Broadcom's Qualcomm Bid

Qualcomm investors were set to vote on members of the company's board - either the incumbent directors or a slate of candidates offered by Broadcom - but CFIUS,...


Fire commissioner reminds residents to change smoke alarm batteries

Along with testing your detector, Red Cross officials say to change your batteries often and make sure you keep up with how long you've had your smoke detector,...


Nor'easter No. 2: East Coast readies for more winter weather

The storm could dump more than a foot of snow in some areas. About 38 million people from New Jersey to ME were under winter storm warnings and watches,...


Palestinian killed in clashes with Israeli army: Palestinian ministry

Palestinians on social media mourned a "dearest friend" after he was shot dead on Friday by Israeli soldiers in Hebron city, in the illegally occupied West Bank...


Waffle House waitress receives $16K scholarship after act of kindness

She's been working there since graduating high school to save up for college. Having trouble cutting up his meat, the 78-year-old asked for help. Earlier th...


California veterans home locked down after reports of shots fired

The Napa Valley Register reported that about 10:20 a.m., there was a report of a man with a gun who may have taken hostages. The sheriff's office reported th...


UK Labour leader was member of anti-Semitic Facebook group

Pro-Europe delegates want to move a motion on Sunday voicing support for single market membership post-Brexit. One member said he was reading Adolf Hitler's b...


Officer Charged After Video Showed Him Beating Black Man Accused Of Jaywalking

The warrant against Christopher Hickman was issued by Chief Magistrate D.L. Cowan on charges of assault by strangulation, assault inflictin serious injury and...


Rodrigo Duterte needs psychiatric evaluation, says United Nations rights chief

Naija News learnt that Duterte had called a United Nations special rapporteur, a former Philippines lawmaker and four former Catholic priests and 600 communi...


South Korean actor Jo Min-ki under sexual abuse probe found dead

The lawyer was not immediately available for comment. He presented himself to prosecutors on Friday for questioning, apologising and saying he would cooperate...


Irish government approves abortion referendum bill

On International Women's Day yesterday, Health Minister Simon Harris said: 'Today, as you know, is International Women's Day. These include that there should ...