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World News INEC reveals how blind people will vote during elections
Author: 0 INEC reveals how blind people will vote during elections

The commission further stated that it was committed to ensuring that persons with disabilities were not disenfranchised in 2019, Punch reports. INEC chairman, Mahmood Yakubu, made the outcome of the investigation public during a press conference in Abuja on Friday.

World News George HW Bush released from hospital
Author: 0 George HW Bush released from hospital

Bush family spokesman Jim McGrath tweeted Friday evening that doctors said Bush is doing well and is happy to be headed home. Former president George H.W. Bush was hospitalized three times a year ago for pneumonia, the flu and chronic bronchitis. In the days after he was hospitalized, Bush responded well to treatments and appeared to be recovering, McGrath said.

World News Kansas Protects Anti-Gay Adoption Agencies
Author: 0 Kansas Protects Anti-Gay Adoption Agencies

Governor Jeff Colyer has said he will sign it into law despite outcry from businesses, activists, and child care specialists. Supporters argued that the measures would protect the right of adoption agencies to follow their religious beliefs.

World News KMAland braces for third-straight day of severe weather
Author: 0 KMAland braces for third-straight day of severe weather

Showers linger Saturday as a ridge of high-pressure builds into the Valley with partly cloudy skies Sunday and partly sunny skies Monday with a chance for showers as a low moves by to the north. Night: Cloudy with a 90 percent chance for rain and showers with between one-quarter and one-half inch possible. A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.

World News Deadlock for big political parties in United Kingdom local election
Author: 0 Deadlock for big political parties in United Kingdom local election

Labour s leftist leader Jeremy Corbyn had sought to build on momentum from previous year s June general election , when an unexpected surge for his party deprived May of her majority. Two results for Labour stood out: Labour lawmaker Dan Jarvis won a mayoral election in Sheffield in northern England, while the party retained control of Birmingham council in Britain s second-biggest conurbation.

World News Rihanna Demotes Drake From Even The Friend Status And Ouch!
Author: 0 Rihanna Demotes Drake From Even The Friend Status And Ouch!

And guess what that is? When asked about their current relationship, she had this to say: "We don't have a friendship now, but we're not enemies either". Understandable. Twitter has views on this too. The popstar and beauty mogul however, stunned fans as she appeared on radiant on an unexpected but nevertheless welcome cover of United States vogue and opened up about everything from building a legacy to her love life .

World News Search finds shipwrecks but not Malaysia Airlines Flight 370
Author: 0 Search finds shipwrecks but not Malaysia Airlines Flight 370

The wrecks were found 2300km off the coast at depths between 3700m and 3900m, roughly 36km apart, in May and December 2015. A sonar image of one of the shipwrecks discovered in 2015. The wooden ship may have weighed around 250 to 880 tons and had probably sunk due to an explosion or a catastrophe-like event. WA Museum's report on the shipwrecks can be found at the museum's website .

World News Trump removes legal protections from 57000 Hondurans in the United States
Author: 0 Trump removes legal protections from 57000 Hondurans in the United States

Within the past six months, the Department of Homeland's Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen ended TPS programs for more than 50,000 Haitians, 9,000 Nepalis, and almost more than 200,000 Salvadorans. The government of Honduras said on Friday that it "profoundly regrets the cancellation of the program" and pledged free legal and consular support for Hondurans living in the United States.

World News AMU Issue: Internet Services suspended in Aligarh, Section 144 imposed in Town
Author: 0 AMU Issue: Internet Services suspended in Aligarh, Section 144 imposed in Town

Violence broke out at the university yesterday after the right-wing protestors barged into the varsity demandingthe removal of Jinnah's portrait displayed on the University campus. The University said portraits of all life members of the student union hang there. The BJP is stoking Hindu -Muslim discord only for narrow political gains and Samajwadi Party will never allow the nefarious designs to take shape, "said he".

World News Warm and humid weekend, watching for showers
Author: 0 Warm and humid weekend, watching for showers

We were spoiled with one fantastic, ideal weekend of weather last week - but once again, rain will crash the weekend party! Showers and storms will be rather random and scattered. Right now an area of showers is possible in southern Michigan Sunday . Overnight lows in the week ahead will mainly be in the low to mid 60s. A dry, cool air mass will settle into all of New England on Monday .

World News In Gaza, women protest in midst of burning tires, smoke
Author: 0 In Gaza, women protest in midst of burning tires, smoke

An Israeli military spokeswoman had no immediate comment. The Israeli regime has faced global criticism over its use of live fire. Following the past weeks' events, sources in the Gaza Strip said that they are preparing to use hundreds of kites during today's border protests and that some of them will be used against the Israeli communities along the Gaza border.

World News Pence: 'There's prayer on a regular basis in this White House'
Author: 0 Pence: 'There's prayer on a regular basis in this White House'

Under the order, all executive departments and agencies that do not now have Centers for Faith and Opportunity Initiatives will designate liaisons to the initiative. Jonathan Reyes, Assistant General Secretary for Integral Human Development for the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops , said his department looks forward to working with the White House on this initiative and hopes it will "continue to have the freedom and the space to serve the least of these, as the Gospel mandates".

World News Date, location of meeting with N.Korea decided
Author: 0 Date, location of meeting with N.Korea decided

The development comes as tensions have eased between the US and North Korea . Following the peace statement, South Korean troops began dismantling loudspeakers used to blast propaganda messages and Kpop music across the Demilitarized Zone ( DMZ ) and into North Korea.

World News Man 'trying to take selfie with bear' mauled to death
Author: 0 Man 'trying to take selfie with bear' mauled to death

According to reports, Bhatara was attacked by the bear while taking selfie on his smartphone with the wild animal , who was wounded, near a pond. That's when the bear attacked Bhatara. As the Independent noted, the nation has the highest rate of accidental deaths while taking a selfie - 60 percent of all worldwide selfie deaths take place in India.

World News Kansas man arrested for allegedly trying to have sex with vehicle
Author: 0 Kansas man arrested for allegedly trying to have sex with vehicle

Scott Powell of the Newton Police Department told McClatchy. When they arrived, the sick bastard was sticking "his penis into the tailpipe of the vehicle". He was also was suffering from a head injury that he received prior to the arrival of police officers. Prosecutors are considering hitting the24-year-old suspect with a misdemeanor charge of lewd and lascivious behavior.

World News Trump's Speech Expected To Bring Tens Of Thousands To NRA Convention
Author: 0 Trump's Speech Expected To Bring Tens Of Thousands To NRA Convention

The president did not advocate for new gun control measures, such as increasing the age-limit for buying certain firearms. President Trump and Vice President Pence will both speak at the event, and protesters are mobilizing outside. The president referenced the terrorist attacks in Paris in 2015 that killed 130 people and injured hundreds more. Though Trump embraced the Second Amendment right to bear arms before the assembly, he had temporarily strayed from the strong anti-gun ...

World News Two officers shot in Chicago overnight
Author: 0 Two officers shot in Chicago overnight

U.S. Marshalls contributed $10,000, and community activist Andrew Holmes contributed $1,000. The report said there is nobody in custody. A federal agent from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives was shot in the head early Friday in Chicago, authorities said .

World News Iowa Governor Signs Nation's Strictest Abortion Law
Author: 0 Iowa Governor Signs Nation's Strictest Abortion Law

Gov. Kim Reynolds signs Senate File 359 in her office at the Iowa State Capitol building on Friday, May 4, 2018. "We have been fighting legislative battles for the women of Iowa for 45 years and now is no different", said Jennifer Price, co-director of the clinic that was the first abortion provider in Iowa.

World News UP Ministers Denies He Gatecrashed Dalit Family Dinner, Ordered In
Author: 0 UP Ministers Denies He Gatecrashed Dalit Family Dinner, Ordered In

The order was seen by many dalit organisations as dilution of the law, against which they had organised a Bharat Bandh on April 2, that saw violent protests in some parts of the country. Minister Rana however rejected the allegations saying, "In fact, food was prepared in that village by the villagers themselves". She advocated abolition of caste system in accordance with Dr BR Ambedkar's idea of society.

World News Trump Would 'Love To Speak' To Mueller Because He's 'Done Nothing Wrong'
Author: 0 Trump Would 'Love To Speak' To Mueller Because He's 'Done Nothing Wrong'

The source said while numerous President's supporters love to see Giuliani fighting for Trump, the former New York City mayor obviously did not have his facts straight. "They say, 'That's obstruction of justice.' It is nonsense", he said. "Right now, it is a pure witch hunt", Trump added. The Constitution is on the side of the president.

World News Novichok nerve agent was produced in Czech Republic, - Zeman
Author: 0 Novichok nerve agent was produced in Czech Republic, - Zeman

We know where and when. However, the Czech Foreign Ministry said that the nerve toxin A-230 is different from the one called Novichok . While the civilian BIS counter-intelligence has arrived at the conclusion that the gas was not Novichok , Zeman said he had preferred the view presented by the MZ after studying the reports of both secret services.

World News 4 dead found in Grand Forks, ND home
Author: 0 4 dead found in Grand Forks, ND home

A handgun was recovered at the scene. "This morning, the administration at Lewis and Clark Elementary asked the Grand Forks Police Department to conduct a welfare check at a private residence". "Three little kids and their mom - oh my goodness", she said. Fox 9 learned that Volk created a GoFundMe page just eight days ago, stating that she suffered from mental illness and needed help with one month's rent to help the family get back on their feet.

World News May Bank Holiday weather set to be a scorcher with 28°C sunshine
Author: 0 May Bank Holiday weather set to be a scorcher with 28°C sunshine

Temperatures started to creep up on Thursday afternoon in southern England, paving the way for at least a week of warm conditions. The hottest temperature recorded in East Anglia over an early Spring Bank Holiday was last year's 18.7C at Santon Downnham, nar the Norfolk border, which Mr Dury said would be likely beaten this year.

World News New Islamabad International Airport to inaugurate
Author: 0 New Islamabad International Airport to inaugurate

On Monday, a contingent of the Airport Security Force (ASF) carried out a rehearsal to present guard of honor to the chief guest on the eve of the inaugural ceremony. Acting Director General Civil Aviation Authority, Air Vice Marshal Usaid-ur-Rehman Usmani has acknowledged the vigorous support of PAF in running the new airport and hoped that this mega project will usher in a new era of prosperity of country.

World News Nashville Predators can not afford penalties tonight
Author: 0 Nashville Predators can not afford penalties tonight

Cutting down on turnovers while providing more consistent puck support, the Predators steered Winnipeg away from the middle of the ice and forced the Jets to settle mostly for shots from long range. For all of the talk about needing to pay attention to the talented blue-liners on the Predators - especially those on the first two pairings - it's been a relatively quiet series to this point from the group, with one notable exception.