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World News Sri Lanka outlaws two groups suspected of Easter Sunday carnage
Author: 0 Sri Lanka outlaws two groups suspected of Easter Sunday carnage

Both Sirisena and Wickremesinghe have said intelligence was not shared with them, exposing rifts at the top of the government and raising questions about its ability to deal with the security crisis. The president said some of the country's youth had been involved with the group since 2013 and that there were drug trafficking links. "We can and we will eradicate all of them very soon", Sirisena vowed.

World News 4 dead, 3 injured after Seattle crane crushes cars
Author: 0 4 dead, 3 injured after Seattle crane crushes cars

According to King 5 News in Seattle, the crane fell across a building undergoing construction along Mercer Street - and trapped several cars underneath. "We are in the process of trying to get information". Authorities have not said why the crane collapsed. Emergency crews work at the scene of a construction crane collapse.

World News Multiple injuries reported in shooting at California synagogue
Author: 0 Multiple injuries reported in shooting at California synagogue

The shooting has left one person dead and three more injured, AFP reported citing the town's mayor. The synagogue's founding teacher, Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein, was reportedly also among the injured. The synagogue was hosting its Passover dinner celebration when the attack occurred. The Poway sheriff's department sent out a tweet saying the shooting occurred just before 11:30 a.m.

World News FBI, IRS agents search Baltimore Mayor's homes, City Hall
Author: 0 FBI, IRS agents search Baltimore Mayor's homes, City Hall

In the past, Pugh has insisted she will resume her term. Agents with the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Internal Revenue Service are gathering evidence inside the two homes of Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh and in city hall. Indeed, old scars about Baltimore's dysfunctions have again become comedy fodder, with John Oliver recently skewering Pugh's " Healthy Holly " debacle on "Last Week Tonight".

World News 'Wow! What is that, man?': Navy revamping policy for UFO reports
Author: 0 'Wow! What is that, man?': Navy revamping policy for UFO reports

The Navy is revamping its protocols for reporting unidentified aircraft due to an uptick in such unauthorized flights into restricted air space, the service said. A former Pentagon official who ran the Advanced Aerospace Threat Identification Program (AATIP) before it shut down in 2012 criticised the government's prior approach to "unexplained aerial phenomena".

World News $5M bond set for parents of slain IL boy
Author: 0 $5M bond set for parents of slain IL boy

AJ's father told a 911 dispatcher that he put him to bed in his pajamas the night of April 17 but could not find him in the morning before school. They both wore orange trousers, shirt and shoes issued by the jail. After AJ's parents were charged, Acting Director of DCFS Marc Smith released a statement saying,"After a almost week-long search for missing Andrew "A.J".

World News Gallipoli service goes ahead after terror arrest
Author: 0 Gallipoli service goes ahead after terror arrest

Prince William attended an ANZAC Day service in New Zealand as part of his two-day visit to the country following the terrorist attacks in March. New Zealand says it has no evidence of a link. "Let us recommit to always remembering our shared humanity that there is more that unites us than divides us", Ardern said. "That legacy lives on, with the qualities of mateship, courage and sacrifice embodied by those first Anzacs very much defining our national character and what it is to be ...

World News Image released of 'stocky' man police say is Lyra McKee's killer
Author: 0 Image released of 'stocky' man police say is Lyra McKee's killer

The video shows three men who were involved in the rioting, while police identify one as the gunman, who they believe is his late teens. "I believe he is the person who took the life of Lyra McKee", Det. The Prime Minister and Taoiseach added: " We understand the complexity of the underlying concerns of all parties, and the need for renewed trust, mutual respect, generosity and new thinking to resolve the issues ".

World News Mueller Prosecutors Said In Private That Trump Obstructed Justice
Author: 0 Mueller Prosecutors Said In Private That Trump Obstructed Justice

That includes some who've co-operated with special counsel Robert Mueller . He had to endure being accused of "treason". Specifically, Nixon lied to Americans about the investigation into his campaign and White House staff. Absent a finding that Trump or his deputies conspired with Russian Federation to try to swing the election, public support for impeachment can't get off the launchpad.

World News Parrot 'Taken into Custody' for Warning Drug Dealers of Raid
Author: 0 Parrot 'Taken into Custody' for Warning Drug Dealers of Raid

The bird is said to have been taught to alert criminals on police operations in the region which is known for it's low-income communities. The chirpy parrot has chose to remain loyal to its owners and is keeping its beak shut. completely silent", local vet Alexandre Clark, who was brought in to communicate with the bird, toldO Globo . The bird has since been relocated to a zoo in Teresina, where it will spend three months learning to fly before being released back into the wild.

World News China says French ship entered its waters illegally
Author: 0 China says French ship entered its waters illegally

Freedom of navigation should not be used to infringe upon the rights of other countries, China's navy chief Shen Jinlong said yesterday, taking a dig at the United States and its allies. The French operation comes amid increasing tensions between the United States and China. Taiwan is part of China, and China resolutely opposes the sale of weapons by any country to Taiwan and opposes any country's military ties with Taiwan, said Wu Qian, a spokesperson for China's National Defense ...

World News Climate-change protesters target London Stock Exchange and Canary Wharf
Author: 0 Climate-change protesters target London Stock Exchange and Canary Wharf

Trains at Canary Wharf station have also been disrupted as protestors climbed on top of a Docklands Light Railway train, with one activist gluing herself to the carts. The group also said the public should expect more action "very soon", adding there will be a "closing ceremony" at Speakers' Corner in Hyde Park at 5pm today.

World News Officials investigating van explosion in Sri Lanka after weekend bombings
Author: 0 Officials investigating van explosion in Sri Lanka after weekend bombings

Mourners grieve at the burial of three members of the same family victims of Easter Sunday bomb blast at St. Sebastian Church in Negombo, Sri Lanka , Monday, April 22, 2019. The U.S. said "several" Americans were among the dead, while Britain, India , China , Japan and Portugal said they, too, lost citizens. He spoke on condition of anonymity.

World News Sri Lankan president vows security shake-up over attacks
Author: 0 Sri Lankan president vows security shake-up over attacks

All Catholic-run schools in Sri Lanka have been closed until April 29 as a precaution due to the security situation. Sunday's deadly terrorist attacks were not a failure of the country's intelligence services but a failure to circulate information internally to people capable of taking action, the minister said in an interview with CNN on Monday.

World News MA judge charged with helping man evade ICE
Author: 0 MA judge charged with helping man evade ICE

According to an indictment filed on Wednesday, Judge Shelley M. Richmond Joseph and Trial Court Officer Wesley MacGregor of the Newton District Court helped a defendant identified only as A.S. Authorities later learned he had been deported from the United States in 2003 and 2007 and was prohibited from reentering the country until 2027. That's when prosecutors say MacGregor escorted him to lockup and then used his security access card to open the rear sally-port exit, where the ...

World News Trump pulls out of U.N. Arms Treaty at NRA Convention
Author: 0 Trump pulls out of U.N. Arms Treaty at NRA Convention

The treaty is intended in part to prohibit arms transfers from going to countries with questionable human rights records, but gun rights advocates have been wary that it could ultimately lead to a gun registry in the U.S. As you can hear from the crowd's reaction, they were indeed. Trump's action on Friday brought it to a complete halt but had no immediate practical effect.

World News Fake German heiress Anna Sorokin found guilty of grand larceny
Author: 0 Fake German heiress Anna Sorokin found guilty of grand larceny

In reality, Sorokin had hardly any money - her father is reportedly a former truck driver from Russian Federation who runs a heating and cooling business in Germany, and had supported her for years. She was denied the loan but persuaded one backer to lend her $100,000, an amount she failed to repay. Sorokin's attorney Todd Spodek said his client was not guilty of any crimes because she planned to pay everybody back.

World News Supreme Court Takes Up Citizenship Question On 2020 Census
Author: 0 Supreme Court Takes Up Citizenship Question On 2020 Census

Supreme Court will review a request from the Justice Department to add a question about a person's citizenship status to the Census. While many expressed concerns that the question would hurt response rates, Ross was not convinced, according to a March 2018 memo he wrote explaining his decision.

World News Met Office warns Storm Hannah to hit these areas
Author: 0 Met Office warns Storm Hannah to hit these areas

The storm, named Hannah by the Irish meteorological service, will cause gusts of up to 75mph in coastal regions of the United Kingdom, while inland areas can expect to see winds of up to 55mph. A new status orange wind warning was issued early this morning for Tipperary and Waterford, while another status orange wind warning has been put into place for Cork, Clare, Kerry and Limerick.

World News Pipe Creek Vista, Grand Canyon: Woman Dies While Waiting For Help
Author: 0 Pipe Creek Vista, Grand Canyon: Woman Dies While Waiting For Help

The park recorded 17 deaths in 2018. She had been walking 200 to 300 feet off a trail on the canyon rim , the Associated Press reported. On April 3, a 67-year-old man fell over the rim east of Yavapai Geology Museum within park boundaries, which was the first over-the-edge death in the park this year.

World News PM Modi holds mega roadshow in Varanasi, performs Ganga aarti
Author: 0 PM Modi holds mega roadshow in Varanasi, performs Ganga aarti

Watch the full video for more. Varanasi , with five assembly segments, will go to polls on May 19. The election is seen as a referendum on Modi and his party. The campaigning has been marred by accusations, insults and unprecedented use of social media to spread false information. Her brother claimed that the Party was building up the suspense for an eventual thriller.

World News Russian sentenced to 18 months for being agent for Kremlin
Author: 0 Russian sentenced to 18 months for being agent for Kremlin

Judge Chutkan said she was imposing the sentence to reflect the seriousness of the offense and to promote deterrence. Butina has been jailed since her arrest in July 2018. She was in the United States on a student visa and, at the behest of Kremlin insider Alexander Torshin , worked to "establish unofficial lines of communication with Americans having power and influence over US politics", she has admitted, along with help from her boyfriend, republican Paul Erickson .

World News Truck driver who triggered deadly Colorado crash charged with homicide
Author: 0 Truck driver who triggered deadly Colorado crash charged with homicide

According to reports, a semi truck traveling downhill failed to stop for the slowed traffic and crashed into several vehicles, causing a pileup crash that ultimately involved at least 24 passenger vehicles and 4 semi trucks. The driver, who was only identified as a man not from Colorado, was injured, but not seriously. West Metro Fire crews said they treated at least two people, among them one of their firefighters , who was hit by debris when an explosion occurred.

World News Taliban ambush security convoy, killing 9 Afghan policemen
Author: 0 Taliban ambush security convoy, killing 9 Afghan policemen

Between January and March 2019, 581 civilians were killed in Afghanistan, 305 died at the hands of foreign and pro-government forces, while insurgent groups killed 227 people, the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) said in a newly published quarterly report.

World News Two injured in Tata Steel UK plant blast
Author: 0 Two injured in Tata Steel UK plant blast

Several large explosions at the Tata steelworks in Port Talbot rocked the Welsh town this morning, leaving at least two people hurt. A series of blasts were reported at Tata Steelworks plant in Port Talbot, Wales in the United Kingdom, according to local police.

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