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Author: 0 Cardell Hayes sentenced to 25 years for Will Smith killing

He had faced up to 60 years if the sentences were to be served consecutively. Martin, who also serves as a minister at the Orleans Parish jail, learned of Hayes arrest when Hayes tapped Martin's shoulder while he led a Bible study session inside the jail.

Author: 0 Young man is 9th fatality in Venezuela protests this month

The sergeant was the third person reported killed in the protests over the past day and the eighth person to die in demonstrations over the past several weeks. Eight people were electrocuted to death during a looting incident in Caracas , a firefighter said on Friday, amid violent protests against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro by opponents accusing him of seeking to create a dictatorship.

Global Media Inner lanes of Ben Franklin Parkway close for NFL draft
Author: 0 Inner lanes of Ben Franklin Parkway close for NFL draft

The 6-foot-6, 295-pounder can play inside or outside on the defensive line and he has the ability to rush the passer from either spot . At just 5-feet-10, Agnew projects as a slot cornerback in the National Football League, though he could double as a return man after averaging 12.7 yards as San Diego's punt returner a year ago.

Author: 0 Indian entrepreneur Vijay Mallya bailed after extradition arrest

Last year, Samirbhai Vinubhai Patel became the first Indian to be extradited on the basis of the India-UK Extradition Treaty of 1993, according to India's The Hindu newspaper. Also in March previous year, Mallya was blocked from receiving a $75 million severance payment from the British alcohol company Diageo, after banks and creditors demanded the money be used to settle some of his outstanding debt, reports the BBC .

Author: 0 USS Carl Vinson Deployment Near North Korea Extended

The strike group led by the USS Carl Vinson was to make the U.S.' military might felt to deter North Korea from any rash provocations during birthday celebrations of regime founder Kim Il-sung. "The forward deployment is deterrence, presence". North Korean leader Kim Jong-un responded with his own fiery warnings and threatened to conduct weekly missile tests.

Global Media Arkansas prepares to carry out first execution since 2005
Author: 0 Arkansas prepares to carry out first execution since 2005

The execution had been held up at several points throughout the evening, with stays and appeals being reviewed simultaneously by both the federal appeals court and the U.S. Johnson was convicted of the 1993 murder and sexual assault of Carol Heath. Arkansas had been planning to execute four inmates this week. The decision by Attorney General Leslie Rutledge to not appeal Johnson's stay leaves only one inmate facing execution Thursday night.

Author: 0 North Korea says 'don't mess with us' as US plans next move

The Bowling Green Republican said Beijing can put even more political and economic pressure on North Korea , after that country recently suffered an embarrassing failed missile launch . They came hours after state media in Pyongyang warned that a pre-emptive strike by North Korea would result in the US and South Korea being "completely destroyed in an instant".

Global Media Paris: A policeman killed, two injured in ISIS attack
Author: 0 Paris: A policeman killed, two injured in ISIS attack

French President François Hollande said that the leads so far indicate the attack was of a "terrorist nature ". Earlier Friday, interior ministry spokesman Pierre Henry Brandet told radio station France Info that a shotgun and knives had been found in the suspect's auto and that he had a long criminal record.

Global Media Arkansas conducts first execution since 2005, plans 3 more
Author: 0 Arkansas conducts first execution since 2005, plans 3 more

Arkansas officials have been trying to push through the run of executions because the state's supply of midazolam expires at the end of April and the chances of getting a substitute are slim. Rutledge's office said the attorney general would not appeal that decision to the U.S. Supreme Court. Lee was convicted in 1995 in the 1993 beating death of his neighbor, Debra Reese.

Global Media TN crisis: How in-family feuds hastened Dhinakaran's fall from the top
Author: 0 TN crisis: How in-family feuds hastened Dhinakaran's fall from the top

Another important decision that was taken during this meet was to oust Dhinakaran from all the posts he was holding in the AIADMK and strip Sasikala of the general secretary post. Amma never wanted them in the party. The Panneerselvam camp on Thursday discussed the developments in the ruling AIADMK, which has chose to sideline Sasikala and Dinakaran and let a panel of leaders run the party.

Author: 0 Sarin or similar used in Idlib: watchdog

British Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs Boris Johnson has said Britain could join USA air strikes against the Bashar al-Assad's regime in Syria despite a previous vote in the parliament against it. This frame grab from video provided by the government-controlled Syrian Central Military Media, shows buses carrying opposition fighters leaving Zabadani, near Damascus, Syria, Wednesday, April.

Global Media South Africa bus crash kills 20 children
Author: 0 South Africa bus crash kills 20 children

The cause of the crash is unknown. It is not yet clear if adults were among those killed; some reports indicate 18 children and two adults died. Several other pupils were hurt - some were reportedly dragged from the wreckage by passers-by.

Global Media Iowa may absorb $3M cost of cutting Planned Parenthood funds
Author: 0 Iowa may absorb $3M cost of cutting Planned Parenthood funds

Trump's action erases a rule, finalized shortly before President Barack Obama left office in January, that said states could not block the money. The regulation, which pro-life groups call former President Obama's "parting gift" to the abortion industry, forced states to give Title X money to organizations that commit abortions.

Author: 0 May's Conservatives lead in latest election YouGov poll

May said on Tuesday that she had been reluctant about asking parliament to back her move to bring forward the election from 2020, but decided it was necessary to win support for her ruling Conservative Party's efforts to press ahead with Britain's departure from the EU.

Global Media Deported man with DACA status suing for return to US
Author: 0 Deported man with DACA status suing for return to US

Montes's attorneys have countered that their client never voluntarily left the United States when he tried entering the country again, essentially stating that he had been picked up and deported by border guards previously. "In the case of Juan Manuel Montes, why were his attorneys not notified?" she asks. Activists have seized on the case to argue that the Trump administration is going back on its word not to deport more than 750,000 immigrants awarded Daca status.

Author: 0 What Trump's Taxes Would Not Show About His Finances

Trump and his administration initially said they couldn't release the tax documents until an ongoing audit of his finances had been completed by the Internal Revenue Service. In a series of tweets , Trump first responded to critics who have highlighted that following his meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping, he has reversed on his promise to declare China a currency manipulator.

Author: 0 Trump tax plan to rely on future US growth to fund cuts

Because tax reform is "not much further along than where it was a few months ago", rather than a complete overhaul of the tax code, Alec Phillips, Goldman's Washington political economist, said tax reform will look more like a tax cut with "limited elements of reform".

Author: 0 Red Sox LHP Rodriguez goes on paternity leave

Things started off with a grounder to Pablo Sandoval at third base. The horrors of April have pushed out into the open the question that has hovered over the Blue Jays since the arrival of president Mark Shapiro in the fall of 2015: would they try to keep a creaky roster largely intact, or trade veterans to restock the system with young talent? "I'll bounce back next start".

Author: 0 Trump administration helps free detained aid worker in Egypt

Egypt has released an Egyptian American woman who was imprisoned in Cairo for several years after Donald Trump struck a deal with the Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al-Sissi. It's a shame Donald Trump wasn't president when Kayla Mueller was still alive. Trump has vowed to work closely with Arab allies in the fight against the Daesh.

Author: 0 In Venezuela Dozens of children evacuated from Caracas hospital amid unrest

The news comes as the country is embroiled in widespread, national protests against President Nicolas Maduro, whose government took control of Venezuela five years ago. "Venezuelans have long suffered chronic shortages of food and medicine". Last July, the government said it would take over a factory belonging to Kimberly-Clark Corp.

Global Media US attack on Syria aggression against sovereign state: Putin
Author: 0 US attack on Syria aggression against sovereign state: Putin

Warplanes returned Saturday to the devastated Syrian town hit by chemical weapons earlier this week, despite a US missile strike on a Syrian air base that's now back in business. "If Russia wants to be absolved of responsibility for future attacks, Vladimir Putin needs to enforce commitments, to dismantle Assad's chemical weapons arsenal for good, and to get fully engaged with the United Nations peacekeeping process", he wrote.

Author: 0 Pence warns North Korea: "The sword stands ready"

Tension on the Korean Peninsula has risen this month, with the Trump administration stepping up pressure on North Korea and two major anniversary events in North Korea. Iran's foreign minister said Thursday morning the accusations are "worn out" and said America must live up to its obligations. The Japanese government assumes that the United States would begin operations to evacuate some 200,000 US nationals in South Korea in advance if Washington were to launch a pre-emptive attack on the ...

Global Media China places its bomber aircraft on heightened alert
Author: 0 China places its bomber aircraft on heightened alert

Nevertheless, the USA reportedly directed two additional aircraft carrier groups toward the Korean Peninsula this week. " North Korea would do well not to test his resolve - or the strength of the armed forces of the United States in this region".

Author: 0 What we know about Champs-Elysees gunman as Paris home raided

A second suspect in the Paris attack on Thursday night has turned himself over to Belgian police after France was alerted about a potential accomplice. Bloodshed had always been feared ahead of Sunday's first round of voting after a string of jihadist atrocities since 2015, and the shooting on the world-renowned boulevard forced security to the top of the agenda in the campaign.

Global Media Paris Shootout Leaves One Police Officer, Gunman Dead
Author: 0 Paris Shootout Leaves One Police Officer, Gunman Dead

Police check passersby near the Champs Elysees in Paris after a shooting which left one officer dead and two wounded. Meanwhile, IS identified the attacker as Abu-Yusuf al-Baljiki, in a statement carried by its Amaq news outlet. French presidential candidates Francois Fillon and Marine Le Pen both said they would cancel campaign events that had been scheduled for Friday. The attacker was subsequently shot dead as he tried to run away.

Global Media United States reviewing Venezuela's seizure of GM assets
Author: 0 United States reviewing Venezuela's seizure of GM assets

Union leaders at the plant said in February that GM had not assembled any new vehicles in Venezuela since 2015 and was limiting production to replacement parts. Three people were killed Wednesday as police quelled protests with tear gas and gun shots. In Washington, the State Department said in a statement that it was reviewing details of the factory seizure and called on Venezuelan authorities to resolve the case "rapidly and transparently".

Author: 0 Trump to attend three Asian summits in November - Pence

Asean National Organizing Committee Director-General Marciano Paynor said their top priority was having a zero-incident type of meeting as the leaders of the 10 Asean member countries came here for the annual regional meeting. In a meeting with the Filipino community in Qatar on Saturday, Duterte also described Trump as a "pragmatic" thinker. Obama called off what was meant to be his first meeting with Duterte after the latter reportedly cursed at him, and even described him in vulgar terms.

Author: 0 Henderson may not feature again for Liverpool this season

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp is unsure whether captain Jordan Henderson will be able to feature again this season. However, since the return of Mignolet he has regained his form, putting on some good displays. Klopp on Lallana: "Adam is in a good way working with the rehab coach". With speculation he could return to his homeland, Lucas said his focus was on trying to help Klopp's side secure a top-four finish.

Global Media Press Conference on Facebook Killer Steve Stephens
Author: 0 Press Conference on Facebook Killer Steve Stephens

He also says by the time Stephens got his food out of the drive thru window and made it back out onto Buffalo Road, Pennsylvania State Police had already begun the pursuit. Police said he was last seen driving a white ford fusion with OH temporary tags E363630. Police say Stephens had a permit to carry a concealed weapon.

Author: 0 Tags: North Korea | carl vinson | carrier

The April 15th snapshot showed Carl Vinson, which is accompanied by two guided-missile destroyers, between the Indonesian islands of Java and Sumatra, and not in the Sea of Japan, as indicated by the White House. "Very powerful", US President Donald Trump told the Fox Business Network . "After departing Singapore on April 8 and canceling a scheduled port visit to Perth, the Strike Group was able to complete a curtailed period of previously scheduled training with Australia in global waters ...

Global Media Raheel Sharif leaves for Saudi Arabia to head military alliance
Author: 0 Raheel Sharif leaves for Saudi Arabia to head military alliance

Federal Defence Minister Khawaja Asif told Geo News that Sharif was given permission to head the military alliance after completion of all legal formalities and requirements. The prime minister said that our government has focused on improving Hajj facilities and expressed satisfaction over last year's Hajj arrangements.

Global Media PM Modi to visit Sri Lanka in May
Author: 0 PM Modi to visit Sri Lanka in May

The Prime Minister reminded the Civil Servants that national interest should be the touchstone for taking a decision. "The sooner we come out of our role of a regulator and develop as an enabling entity, the better", he said. "I feel that those working in this system have enormous experience. Because there were no alternatives available, the government's responsibilities have grown", he said.

Global Media Syria War: Anger After Russia Vetoes Resolution At UN
Author: 0 Syria War: Anger After Russia Vetoes Resolution At UN

Once upon a time, Trump mused about how well he and Russian President Vladimir Putin would get along. Washington argues that the strike was a response to the alleged use of chemical weapons by the Syrian air force in Khan Sheikhoun, Idlib province, on April 4.

Global Media SC questions government on making Aadhaar card mandatory for several schemes, services
Author: 0 SC questions government on making Aadhaar card mandatory for several schemes, services

This has come after Supreme court in its last order related to the issue said that Aadhar card should not be made mandatory for government schemes. The SC said that it had made it clear that the Aadhaar can not be made mandatory. "We found a number of PAN cards were being used to divert funds to shell companies". In 2015, the Supreme Court had issued an order saying that Aadhaar can not be made mandatory for government schemes.

Author: 0 North Korea's show of force

The spectacle was followed by a test of their so-called intercontinental missile, which failed just five seconds after launch, observers in the US and South Korea said. The council threatened to "take further significant measures including sanctions" to address the crisis of North Korea's missile launches. Trump stated that "some very unusual moves have been made over the last two or three hours".

Author: 0 North Korea warns US, says don't to mess with us

Those possibilities include defensive exercises or Chinese concerns over North Korea . It was not immediately clear what he was referring to. Pence said North Korea could receive the same treatment as Syria and Afghanistan has over the past month, so basically he's saying "stop threatening us, or we will bomb you even though we know you aren't actually going to follow through with your threats".

Global Media Paris police shot on Champs-Elysees; IS group claims attack
Author: 0 Paris police shot on Champs-Elysees; IS group claims attack

The attack came only days before the start of a presidential vote that could reverberate across Europe, and as the 11 candidates were having their final quasi-debate on the France 2 television network. The dead officer was 30, Paris Prosecutor Francois Molins said. "Again, it's happening, it seems...." ISIS described the shootings as an attack "in the heart of Paris ".

Author: 0 Trump's threatened 'armada' still far from North Korea

One interpretation is that after North Korea did not test a nuclear weapon or launch a long-range ballistic missile on April 15, the birthday of North Korean founding leader Kim Il-sung, the United States made a decision to bring its bluff to an end.

Author: 0 Toronto proposes tax on home purchases by foreigners

Officials from Canada and its most populous province will meet on Tuesday to bring Toronto's hot housing market to heel, under pressure from voters angry that speculators or foreigners are fueling a bubble in Canada's largest city. Plus a 75 cent regulatory charge which is at least 75 cents more than Ontario power regulation is worth. "Well, when people have mortgages on their house and it drops 30 per cent, in some case that drop might be as much as what their mortgage is, so they have to ...

Author: 0 Fugitive Veracruz ex governor Javier Duarte detained in Guatemala

The former governor had been linked to at least one real estate investment in the Phoenix area. Dishevelled and unkempt, former Governor of Vera Cruz Javier Duarte was arrested in the lobby of a hotel in the town of Panajackel, 130 kms West of Guatemala City.

Global Media Ensure security of Kashmiris: Rajnath Singh tells all chief ministers
Author: 0 Ensure security of Kashmiris: Rajnath Singh tells all chief ministers

This is not first such incident; it should be remembered that a year ago too, some Kashmiri students were thrashed in the same university over rumours of cooking beef. However, according to the TOI report, the FIR lodged by these students does not say anything about the "stone-pelter" taunt because they do not want the issue to flare-up as it's exam time for them.

Global Media Rajnath tells all states to ensure safety of Kashmiris
Author: 0 Rajnath tells all states to ensure safety of Kashmiris

I appeal to all the Chief Ministers to ensure that no Kashmiri youth is mistreated in any part of the nation. Dubbing the incidents as "unfortunate" the Home Minister said he had come to know that Kashmiris were subjected to "misbehaviour" in some places.

Author: 0 Trump attacks Canada's dairy trade as 'unfair' to U.S.

The U.S. now enjoys a $400-million dairy surplus with Canada, "so it's not Canada that is a challenge here", he said Thursday in a question-and-answer session with Bloomberg television. "When it comes to wasteful destructive job killing regulations, we are going to use a tool you know very well - it's called the sledgehammer", Trump said.

Author: 0 UN strongly condemns North Korean missile launch after delay

Russian Federation on Wednesday blocked UN Security Council condemnation of North Korea's latest missile test even though China had backed the strongly-worded statement put forward by the United States, diplomats said. "We will defeat any attack and meet any use of conventional or nuclear weapons with an overwhelming and effective American response". The Bush administration had removed North Korea from the list of state sponsors of terrorism in 2008 after North Korea agreed to continue ...

Author: 0 AIADMK's ruling faction ousts Sasikala, Dinakaran and family

While Sengottaiyan's individual stand still remains a mystery, MLAs like Vetrivel said the party can not oust TTV Dinakaran and Sasikala. Panneerselvam said he had launched the " dharma yuddh " with the help of his supporters, including MPs and MLAs, in an effort to ensure that the AIADMK did not go into hands of Sasikala's family.

Author: 0 When Does Jason Chaffetz's House Term End & What's Next for Him?

During the 2016 campaign, Chaffetz made headlines after rescinding his support for Trump following the release of a tape depicting Trump using sexually aggressive language and then providing his endorsement again as the election neared. Chaffetz represents Utah's 3rd Congressional District. The Salt Lake Tribune reported Monday on a grassroots crowdfunding effort by Kathryn Allen for the 2018 Democratic nomination in UT-03 that was fueled by Chaffetz' dismissal of health-care costs ...