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Jan 15 2018

Wrong woman killed in murder-for-hire plot

Janice Marie Zengotita Torres, who was wrongly targeted in a murder-for-hire plot. They then drove to a nearby bank where they allegedly withdrew money from the woman's a...

Jan 15 2018

Program to protect 'Dreamers' is 'probably dead'

The administration said it was executive overreach and called on Congress to come up with a solution to the status of DACA recipients, also called DREAMers. Trump promise...

Jan 15 2018

Trump says immigration deal 'probably dead'

Lawmakers are trying to combine some form of relief for DACA immigrants along with enhanced border security, including a wall along the Mexican border, sought by Trump. T...

Jan 15 2018

Managerless Stoke set to hand debut to Moritz Bauer at Manchester United

While it was thought that Keane might stay with the FAI in a relatively smooth succession deal, the paper reports that Keane is likely to follow O'Neill across the water....

Jan 15 2018

Chelsea Manning releases first campaign ad for US Senate bid

Senate seat in Maryland . A former army intelligence analyst, Manning was sentenced to 35 years in prison in 2013 for leaking more than 700,000 classified document...

Jan 15 2018

USA has special obligation to Salvadoran immigrants

The program will terminate in 18 months, on September 9, 2019. While advocates work to find a solution that keeps families together, U.S. President Donald Trump is repo...

Jan 15 2018

Republican senator insists Trump didn't disparage Haiti, African nations with profane remark

Do lawmakers think President Trump's "shithole" comment was racist? Cotton and Perdue, both staunch conservatives on immigration , are co-sponsors of the RAISE Act ...

Jan 15 2018

Judge unseals search warrants in mass shooting in Las Vegas

However, new questions were raised after a USA judge in Nevada unsealed the documents revealing some of what federal agents had learned about shooter Stephen Paddock in...

Jan 15 2018

GM to deliver autonomous vehicle with no steering wheel

Bolts GM is now testing in California . As GM made the announcement on Friday, shares in the company rose as high as 1.1 percent at 9:36am in NY, coming in at $44.68, ...

Jan 15 2018

OR governor says Zinke considering exempting state from offshore drilling plan

Kate Brown , her office said Friday. "I support the governor's position that Florida is unique and its coasts are heavily reliant on tourism as an economic driver", Zin...

Jan 15 2018

Violent protests resume in Tunisia after two days of calm

The protests have drawn in hundreds in each town where they have taken place, though they have been smaller than previous waves of demonstrations since 2011. The governem...

Jan 15 2018

Crew members of oil tanker martyrs to duty

Chinese state television reports that the ship sank shortly after another portion of its cargo "suddenly ignited" at about noon local time on January 14. A Chinese salvag...

Jan 15 2018

Turkey unease over U.S. training Kurdish militia as border force

A Kurdish fighter of the People's Protection Units (YPG) is seen in the northern village of Darbasiyah, Syria, in April 2017. Rojhat Roj said the shelling of areas in A...

Jan 15 2018

Peruvian quake destroys 63 homes, kills 1 man

Electricity was out in several municipalities and many roads were closed or passable in only one direction, the mayor said. The large quake occurred about 25 miles of...

Jan 15 2018

Thousands Evacuate as Philippine Volcano Spews Ash; 'Hazardous Eruption' Possible

More than 900 families have been evacuated from villages near Mayon, a tourist attraction because of its near-perfect cone shape, following a "steam-driven eruption" on S...

Jan 15 2018

Saudi social reforms: Women attend soccer match for the first time

The kingdom has announced a series of reforms initiated by powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman since a year ago. Saudi authorities announced on October 30, lift...

Jan 15 2018

First women-only vehicle showroom opens in Saudi Arabia

The event taking place in Le Mall, Jeddah , is the first-ever auto exhibition for women in the country as they were only entitled to the right to drive a few months ago....

Jan 15 2018

Weekend weather: Foggy morning, sun possible on Saturday

Still moisture will be limited although a system like this could produce 1-2 inches of snow but there's still a chance snowfall totals could be very limited. High tempera...

Jan 15 2018

Vehicle flies into second floor of building

Police responded to the 300 block of E. 17th St. on the report of a working vehicle into building collision just north of downtown Santa Ana. Crews remove the auto from...

Jan 15 2018

Maharashtra: Search operations continue to trace missing students

Three girls had drowned and as many as five students are still missing from the boat that was carrying around 40 students, the officials had hinted earlier. The students ...