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 2018-04-19 21:33 

Press Trust of India

Gold bars worth Rs 2.50 Cr seized from air passenger...

Chennai, Apr 19 (PTI) Customs officials at the airport here today seized 7.9 kilograms of gold bars, estimated to be worth Rs 2.50 crore, and arrested one person, an official release said.The officials of the Air Intelligence wing intercepted a 24-year-ol...

 2018-04-19 21:30 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Pakistan welcomes Supreme Leader statement on Kashmir...

Islamabad, April 19, IRNA - Pakistan foreign ministry spokesperson has welcomed the statement of Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Kashmir issue....

 2018-04-19 21:26 

AP

4 brothers left alone at Missouri home die in fire...

LAKE OZARK, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say four brothers left alone at their Missouri home died in an early morning fire....

 2018-04-19 21:25 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Iran's defense minister, Hashd al-Sha'abi official meet in Baghdad...

Baghdad, April 19, IRNA Iran's Minister of Defense Brigadier General Amir Hatami and Vice-Chairman of Iraq's Popular Mobilization Forces (Hashd al-Sha'abi) Abu Mehdi al-Mohandas discussed issues of mutual interests in Baghdad on Thursday....

 2018-04-19 21:25 

Press Trust of India

Gun snatched from Pinjura bank recovered...

Srinagar, Apr 19 (PTI) A gun, which was snatched from a guard at a bank in south Kashmir's Shopian district, was recovered, a police spokesman said today. He said efforts of the police and the community led to the recovery of a 12 bore rifle, which wa...

 2018-04-19 21:19 

Ynetnews

22-year-old shot, critically wounded in Jaffa...

A 22-year-old man was critically injured by gunfire on Thursday in Jaffa. MDA paramedic staff that had been called to the scene and gave him medical attention evacuated him to Wolfson Medical Center in Holon. Police strongly suspect circumstances leading ...

 2018-04-19 21:19 

AP

Student says Confederate flag theft sparked protests...

DETROIT (AP) — A student who led a two-day demonstration outside of his central Michigan high school this week said it was in response to the unpunished theft of a Confederate battle flag from his ......

 2018-04-19 21:17 

AP

Fire damages lodge at Idaho's famed Sun Valley ski resort...

KETCHUM, Idaho (AP) — A raging fire at a base lodge at Idaho's famed Sun Valley Resort ski area heavily damaged the building just days after the ski season ended, officials said Thursday....

 2018-04-19 21:16 

Ynetnews

IDF soldier arrested for suspicion of stealing army equipment...

A soldier serving as a combat service support in the Egoz unit was arrested on Thursday on suspicion of stealing several stunt hand grenades and selling them to criminal elements. The military court in Jaffa extended his remand until Sunday. The soldier d...

 2018-04-19 21:15 

UPI

Senate confirms Jim Bridenstine as NASA administrator...

The Senate voted along party lines to confirm President Donald Trump's selection to lead the National Aeronautics and Space Administration....

 2018-04-19 21:14 

Bahrain News Agency

25 sentenced for forming, joining terror group...
 2018-04-19 21:14 

Kuwait News Agency

NATO's Stoltenberg discusses Syria, Iraq with Dutch PM...

BRUSSELS, April 19 (KUNA) -- NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg met Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte at the Hague Thursday and discussed the situation in Iraq, Syria and exchanged views on the preparation for NATO Summit in Brussels in July. Speaking ...

 2018-04-19 21:12 

Reuters

[ US ]

Lance Armstrong settles U.S. federal fraud case for $5 million: attorney...

(Reuters) - Former cycling champion Lance Armstrong on Thursday agreed to pay $5 million to settle a federal suit claiming he defrauded his sponsor, the U.S. Postal Service, by using performance-enhancing drugs, his attorney said....

 2018-04-19 21:11 

Ynetnews

Man lightly injured by Molotov cocktail in Jerusalem...

A man was lightly injured by a Molotov cocktail thrown at him in Silwan neighborhood in Jerusalem. He was evacuated to the hospital to receive medical treatment....

 2018-04-19 21:11 

AP

The Latest: Student: Confederate flag theft sparked protests...

AUBURN, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on Confederate flag demonstrations outside of a Michigan high school (all times local):5:10 p.m.A student who led a two-day demonstration outside of his central ......

 2018-04-19 21:09 

Sputnik International

WATCH: Female Teen Student Pinned by Texas Police Officer to Counter, Arrested...

A police officer in San Antonio, Texas, was caught on camera harshly arresting a 16-year-old girl, who he can be seen pinning in suspension to a counter. The viral video has incited cries over perceptions of excessive force and anti-Latino racism....

 2018-04-19 21:07 

Reuters Canada

Rakuten weighs $1.8 billion bond issue to launch mobile service: Nikkei...

Japanese e-commerce company Rakuten Inc will issue as much as 200 billion yen ($1.86 billion) to prepare for its entry into the country's mobile phone service market, the Nikkei business daily reported on Thursday....

 2018-04-19 21:07 

UPI

Hole in cow's skull may be proof of early medical experimentation...

More than 5,000 years ago, humans living in what's now France drilled a hole in a cow's head. Researchers think it's an example early medical experimentation....

 2018-04-19 21:06 

Reuters Canada

Lance Armstrong settles U.S. federal fraud case for $5 million: attorney...

Former cycling champion Lance Armstrong on Thursday agreed to pay $5 million to settle a federal suit claiming he defrauded his sponsor, the U.S. Postal Service, by using performance-enhancing drugs, his attorney said....

 2018-04-19 21:06 

AFP

Tens of thousands rally in France against Macron reforms...

Various groups have staged strikes and demonstrations against Macron over the past year, including a series of mass protests that have drawn hundreds of thousands onto the streets.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have ...

 2018-04-19 21:06 

AFP

Cuba marks end of an era as Castro hands over to Diaz-Canel...

Cuba marked the end of an era Thursday as Miguel Diaz-Canel was formally elected as the country's new president, becoming the first leader of the Caribbean island in six decades who is not named Castro.The global network of Agence France Presse covers...

 2018-04-19 21:05 

AP

4 children found in rubble of Missouri home after a fire...

LAKE OZARK, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say four children left alone at their Missouri home have been found dead following a fire at the house....

 2018-04-19 21:05 

AP

Raul Castro retires as Cuban president, outlines future...

HAVANA (AP) — Raul Castro stepped down as president of Cuba on Thursday, handing power to a 57-year-old successor he said would hold power until 2031, a plan that would place the state the Castro b......

 2018-04-19 21:05 

AFP

US, Russian nuclear shift as dangerous as NKorean threat: campaigners...

A recent shift in nuclear weapons policies in the United States and Russia, involving upgrades, modernisation and growing arsenals is as dangerous as North Korea's nuclear threat, campaigners warned Thursday.The global network of Agence France Presse ...

 2018-04-19 21:04 

Ecns.cn

Chinese city uses smart pedestrian crossings...

Southwest China's Chongqing Municipality has introduced three smart pedestrian crossings to increase the safety of pedestrians, the city's traffic police said Wednesday....

 2018-04-19 21:04 

AP

76ers center Joel Embiid now probable for Game 3 versus Heat...

MIAMI (AP) — Joel Embiid is apparently done with Philadelphia's latest process....

 2018-04-19 21:04 

AP

The Latest: Cuban-Americans in Miami expect little change...

HAVANA (AP) — The Latest on Raul Castro's handover of Cuba's presidency (all times local):4:30 p.m.Cuban-Americans in Miami aren't expecting much change as President Miguel Diaz-Canel takes ove......

 2018-04-19 21:01 

Ecns.cn

Chinese courts to further protect cultural relics...

Chinese courts will step up the judicial protection of cultural relics and severely punish theft, illegal excavating and resale, damaging, and smuggling of cultural relics, sources with the Supreme People's Court (SPC) said Thursday....

 2018-04-19 21:01 

Reuters

[ US ]

Wisconsin court allows lawsuit against gun sale website to proceed...

(Reuters) - A Wisconsin appeals court on Thursday ruled that the daughter of a woman killed in a 2012 mass shooting can sue the operator of a firearms classified ad website from which the killer illegally bought his gun....

 2018-04-19 21:00 

Ecns.cn

Chinese scientists develop nanozymes to target tumor cells...

Nanozymes, nanomaterials with intrinsic enzyme-like activities, have been widely used in cancer diagnosis in recent years, but controlling their performance in treating a target tumor cell remains a challenge....

 2018-04-19 21:00 

AP

Louisiana House advances budget with deep health care cuts...

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — With only two votes to spare, the Louisiana House on Thursday backed a $27 billion state operating budget for next year that would steeply reduce spending on health services......

 2018-04-19 21:00 

Press Trust of India

Woman raped by five in Jharkhand...

Ramgarh (Jharkhand), Apr 19 (PTI) A woman has lodged acomplaint that she was raped by a man she had met on socialmedia and his four friends in Jharkhand's Bokaro district,police said today.The five had raped her on the night of April 13, shesaid in he...

 2018-04-19 20:59 

Ecns.cn

Ke Jie to battle Chinese AI Go program...

Ke Jie, one of the world's best Go players, will compete against another artificial intelligence Go program, China's Golaxy, on April 27 in Fuzhou, East China's Fujian province, according to chinanews.com....

 2018-04-19 20:59 

AP

New York man awarded $10 million in wrongful conviction case...

GARDEN CITY, N.Y. (AP) — A New York man who spent 17 years in prison for murdering his parents before a court overturned his conviction has settled a civil case with Suffolk County on Long Island f......

 2018-04-19 20:58 

AP

Gronkowski buys stake in namesake horse ahead of Ky Derby...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Rob Gronkowski has bought a stake in his namesake horse that is set to run in the Kentucky Derby next month....

 2018-04-19 20:58 

Yonhap News

Trump-Kim meeting should have purpose: U.S. lawmaker...

U.S. President Donald Trump should go into his meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un with a purpose, not just to save face, a top U.S. lawmaker said Thursday....

 2018-04-19 20:58 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Wisconsin court allows lawsuit against gun sale website to proceed...

A Wisconsin appeals court on Thursday ruled that the daughter of a woman killed in a 2012 mass shooting can sue the operator of a firearms classified ad website from which the killer illegally bought his gun....

 2018-04-19 20:58 

AP

The Latest: McCabe lawyer says criminal referral unjustified...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on fired FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe (all times local):4:55 p.m.A lawyer for fired FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe says a criminal referral to prosecutors a......

 2018-04-19 20:57 

Reuters

North American first quarter cocoa grind shows weakest start in seven years...

North American cocoa grindings fell in the first quarter of 2018, marking the region's weakest start to the calendar year since 2011, data from the National Confectioners Association (NCA) showed on Thursday....

 2018-04-19 20:57 

Ecns.cn

Chongqing issues licenses for self-driving car road tests...

Southwest China's Chongqing Municipality has issued license plates for self-driving vehicles owned by seven automakers for public road testing on Wednesday....

 2018-04-19 20:56 

AP

Americans reflect on pros, cons of legal pot ahead of 420...

America's marijuana supporters have a lot to celebrate on this 420 holiday : Thirty states have legalized some form of medical marijuana, according to a national advocacy group....

 2018-04-19 20:56 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Exclusive - China nears first Americas refining capacity as CNPC, Petrobras talks mature: sources...

Brazil's state-run oil company is nearing a deal in which China National Petroleum Corp Ltd (CNPC) would invest in an oil refinery in exchange for crude oil, two people with knowledge of the talks told Reuters, potentially giving China its first refin...

 2018-04-19 20:54 

Ecns.cn

Famed Queen Elizabeth 2 ship now a floating hotel in Dubai...
 2018-04-19 20:54 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-N. American Q1 cocoa grind shows weakest start in 7 years...
 2018-04-19 20:54 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 1-N. American Q1 cocoa grind shows weakest start in 7 years...

(Recasts with milestone; adds NCA data, background)...

 2018-04-19 20:54 

UPI

Report: Opioid prescription volume declined 12% last year...

Prescription opioid dosage volume declined 12 percent in 2017, the largest annual drop in more than 25 years of measurement, according to a report....

 2018-04-19 20:54 

Reuters

Exclusive: China nears first Americas refining capacity as CNPC, Petrobras talks mature - sources...

Brazil's state-run oil company is nearing a deal in which China National Petroleum Corp Ltd (CNPC) would invest in an oil refinery in exchange for crude oil, two people with knowledge of the talks told Reuters, potentially giving China its first refin...

 2018-04-19 20:54 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Exclusive: China nears first Americas refining capacity as CNPC, Petrobras talks mature - sources...
 2018-04-19 20:54 

AP

South Carolina mother sues Secessionist Party over photo...

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A black woman is suing the Secessionist Party of South Carolina, saying two of her children were subjected to social media ridicule after they were photographed holding Conf......

 2018-04-19 20:54 

UPI

Cohen drops libel lawsuits against BuzzFeed, Fusion GPS...

Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's attorney, dropped a pair of libel lawsuits against BuzzFeed and Fusion GPS over the so-called Trump dossier....

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