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by | May 28, 2019 | 06:18

In 2001, a man killed eight children and wounded 13 others in a knife attack at an elementary school in the city of Osaka. Public broadcaster NHK said at least three people were in critical condition. The girls, aged around 6 to 7, were students at a private Catholic school waiting for a school bus, Kyodo added. More victims were found in a nearby park, as were the two knives, it said.

by | May 27, 2019 | 23:29

Sasha Obama is growing up on us! She paired the look with strappy black heels and a smoky eye, keeping her lipstick and manicure neutral to balance the look. "She's such a great example of how she carries herself, her self-esteem, not depending on boys to validate how you look or not letting yourself be judged by anything other than your character and intelligence".

by | May 27, 2019 | 22:38

Photos of long queues near the summit have been widely shared as record numbers ascended the mountain in May. The summit of Mount Everest is 8,848 meters (29,029 feet) high, an elevation at which each breath contains only one-third of the oxygen found at sea level.

by | May 27, 2019 | 22:08

So here's what we know and don't know so far. Elizabeth Shelley was discovered missing from her family's home about 10 a.m. Saturday and she was last seen sleeping at about 2 a.m. Ryan Liljenquist, an employee at the Hyrum Shortstop said Whipple bought cigarettes and beer. Whipple has not been formally arrested in connection with Elizabeth's disappearance, but Budge told ABC News authorities are "pretty confident" he had something to do with it.

by | May 27, 2019 | 20:28

Tensions have risen between Iran and the United States after this month's attack on oil tankers in the Gulf region. "We are ready to mediate to solve the crisis between Washington and Tehran if we are asked for that", al-Halbousi, whose country has close ties with both Washington and Tehran, said.

by | May 27, 2019 | 19:29

One of SpaceX's Falcon 9 rockets blasted off without incident from Cape Canaveral in Florida at around 2:30 a.m. GMT (10:30 a.m. PHT) on Friday, May 24 . As a outcome, the company has successfully appealed the FCC to soar some of the SpaceX satellites in the lower orbit and this is as per the information gathered from the two test satellites.

by | May 27, 2019 | 04:56

Britain's anti-EU populist Nigel Farage , whose Brexit Party is leading opinion polls, blamed outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May for misjudging the mood of her country by trying to preserve close trade ties with the bloc. French official results confirm the far-right National Rally's victory over French President Emmanuel Macron's centrist party in the European Parliament election.

by | May 26, 2019 | 23:52

YSRC stormed to power on Thursday bagging 152 of the state's 175 assembly seats and 22 of the state's 25 Lok Sabha . "If the BJP would've been limited to 250 seats, we wouldn't have had to depend so much on the central government. While the TDP headed by N Chandrababu Naidu got 23 seats, the Janasena party had won only one seat. Mr. Reddy also mentioned "he met the BJP president, the second-most powerful person in the country, to seek his support for the state's key demands".

by | May 26, 2019 | 23:23

A Californian tourist was killed in a suspected shark attack in Hawaii this weekend. The unidentified victim was about 60 yards offshore at Kaanapali Shores in front of the Aston Kaanapali Shores hotel in Lahaina when the shark attack occurred around 9:30 a.m., according to Maui Department of Fire and Public Safety, the Star-Advertiser reported.

by | May 26, 2019 | 21:53

The conversation was the first telephone contact between the two Prime Ministers since the February Pulwama terror attack and the subsequent Balakot air strike by India . "I congratulate Prime Minister Modi on the electoral victory of BJP and allies. Look forward to working with him for peace, progress and prosperity in South Asia".

by | May 26, 2019 | 21:52

The vote passed by 82.1% (1,384,192 votes) to 17.9% (302,319 votes). The result was made official in an announcement at Dublin Castle in the early hours of Sunday morning. Josepha Madigan, Irish Culture Minister and advocate of the liberalisation of the nation's divorce laws, thanked those who voted in the referendum.

by | May 26, 2019 | 19:48

Moscow's Lefortovsky District Court on Friday extended detention of a foreign citizen Paul Whelan charged with espionage until August 29, the court's press service told RAPSI. They are trying to run me down so that I will talk to them. "This is typical prisoner of war, chapter one isolation technique", Whelan said. Paul Whelan, a former U.S.

by | May 26, 2019 | 19:28

The quake hit t 0741 GMT about 75 kilometers southeast of the town of Lagunas, along the Amazon basin near the border with Brazil. We're evaluating the affected areas. Peruvian media said the tremor was also felt in parts of Colombia and Venezuela. Earthquakes are frequent in Peru, which lies on the Pacific's so-called Ring of Fire.

by | May 26, 2019 | 19:10

The aid package does not include the more than $4 billion in U.S. -Mexico border funding the Trump administration requested . "Secondly, it's a bill that includes nothing to address the clear national emergency and humanitarian crisis we face at our Southern border".

by | May 26, 2019 | 18:50

But Jason Kint, the chief executive of Digital Content Next, a trade group representing online publishers, said Facebook should take a more active role in policing and slowing the spread of misinformation. "We're in the social media business", she said, adding the company removes content deemed a threat to public safety, or from fake accounts. "Facebook has repeatedly told Congress and the American people that you're serious about fighting disinformation and fake news, yet this doctored ...

by | May 26, 2019 | 18:36

Maui County Mayor Michael Victorino said he's grateful for the community's efforts in the search. "He's been out there-first guy out there, one of the last guys back, putting tons of energy into looking around out there, absolutely", Chris Berquist, a volunteer team leader in the search for Eller, told Maui Now on May 16.

by | May 26, 2019 | 16:11

The Sky View Mobile Home Park, which is located near the hotel, also suffered extensive damage due to the tornado . El Reno Mayor Matt White told a news conference early Sunday that his community " absolutely experienced a traumatic event ".

by | May 26, 2019 | 15:59

The official centrepiece of the trip is Trump's meeting on Monday with Japan's new Emperor Naruhito , who only ascended the Chrysanthemum Throne at the beginning of the month following his father's historic abdication for health reasons. Japan also is contending with the continued military threat from North Korea, a concern seemingly heightened by Trump's apparent dismissal of the North's recent tests of short-range missiles that could strike Japan.

by | May 26, 2019 | 15:43

Lin Meng-huan, a 32-year-old screenwriter, married his partner Chou Chung-peng, an actor. "This is the right that we deserved from a long time ago", Chi told reporters, as happy couples basked in happiness. Over hundreds of same-sex couples came to register themselves to marry from early in the morning. Taiwan's decision to legalise same-sex marriage was not without controversy and came after three decades of campaigning by activists against staunch conservative opposition.

by | May 26, 2019 | 15:38

YouTube stated that the video violated its standards, and it was subsequently removed. Five months ago, U.S. Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats sounded the alarm, telling Congress about the new artificial intelligence-based technology, known as deep fakes, that makes realistic video manipulation possible.