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New Delhi hospital fires two doctors who mistakenly declared newborn dead

<b>New Delhi (CNN) —</b> An Indian hospital has fired two doctors fired for mistakenly declaring a newborn baby boy dead.<p>The baby was born at the Max Super Speciality Hospital in Shalimar Bagh, New Delhi, last Thursday but pronounced dead two hours later, the boy's grandfather, Praveen Malik, told CNN.<p>His …

India

Judge to weigh sentence for South Carolina ex-policeman who killed black man

CHARLESTON, S.C. (Reuters) - U.S. prosecutors said on Monday that a white former South Carolina policeman caught on video shooting an unarmed black man in the back committed murder, while defense lawyers argued their client did not deserve to go to prison for life for his crime.<p>Michael Slager, 36, …

Justice

Former Rep. Corrine Brown Sentenced to Five Years

Florida Democrat convicted in May on fraud and corruption charges<p>A federal court sentenced former Florida Democratic Rep. Corrine Brown to five years …

Trump’s lawyers have a worrisome obstruction of justice defense

<b>(Getty/Alex Wong)</b><p>The president’s legal team is making a surprising claim when it comes to whether or not he can be held accountable<p>Jeremy Binckes<p>December 4, 2017 12:15pm (UTC)<p>President Donald Trump's future appears to be in legal jeopardy. Because he's prone to saying what's on his mind at any …

Donald Trump

Homeless man saw smoke coming from an apartment — then heard children scream

It was late-morning Friday when Anival Angulo rounded the corner onto East Mesquite Avenue, a quiet back street in Las Vegas, and noticed smoke rising from the squat beige apartment at the far end of the block.<p>As he got closer, he saw the dark haze billowing out of the doors. Then he heard children …

Las Vegas

Former U.S. Marine Gets Life in Prison for Okinawa Rape and Murder

TOKYO — A court on the Japanese island of Okinawa sentenced a former United States Marine to life in prison on Friday after convicting him of the rape and murder of a 20-year-old Japanese woman.<p>The former Marine, Kenneth Franklin Shinzato, 33, confessed to raping Rina Shimabukuro and abandoning her …

Crime

Ex-priest took confession, then murdered Texas beauty queen: prosecutors

AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - A former Roman Catholic priest took the confession of a Texas beauty queen, then lured her to a church rectory and killed her, prosecutors said on Thursday to start a trial for a 1960 murder that has been one of state's most notorious cold cases.<p>In opening statements at a …

Crime

Trump Babbles Incoherently While Attempting to Read Speech in South Korea

Donald Trump has long entertained Republican audiences by implying that Barack Obama lacks the intelligence to speak in public without the aid of a …

Donald Trump

Dogs are red-green colour blind, research indicates

Dogs are colourblind and struggle to distinguish between red and green, meaning finding a red ball in the park could prove tricky, scientists have said.<p>Experts have known for some time that dogs have poor vision, and are up to eight times worse than humans at seeing things in detail. But until now, …

Pets

Virginia House up for grabs after Democrats' historic gains

FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — Even the most optimistic Democrats didn't believe they could pick up enough seats Tuesday to achieve a majority in Virginia's …

Prince William

Australian reporter praised for response to man's abuse

<b>An Australian TV reporter has won praise for her response to a man who verbally abused her on a street as she tried to do her job.</b><p>Nine News journalist Maggie Raworth had been preparing to deliver a piece to camera when she was approached by the man in the Victorian city of Ballarat.<p>Video of the …

TV (Australia)

The EPA has approved the release of weaponized mosquitoes in 20 US states

The US Environmental Protection Agency has given its approval for MosquitoMate, a Kentucky-based biotechnology company, to release its bacteria-infected male mosquitoes in several parts of the United States.<p>The EPA approval was first reported by Nature on Monday (Nov. 6), and confirmed by the …

Mosquitoes

New report suggests Trump may have lied about ties to mob-linked Russian businessman

<b>(AP/Evan Vucci)</b><p>A new report describes Trump meeting with Felix Sater shortly after the 2016 presidential election<p>Matthew Rozsa<p>November 7, 2017 9:21pm (UTC)<p>President Donald Trump has long insisted that he doesn't know Felix Sater, a Russian businessman with a number of shady ties to organized crime. …

Donald Trump

Texas gunman had fled mental hospital

Gunman Devin Kelley, the former US serviceman who killed 26 churchgoers in Texas, had escaped from a mental hospital back in 2012.<p>At the time he had been facing a court-martial on domestic violence charges after assaulting his wife and stepson.<p>A police report has also disclosed that Kelley had …

Australia to Ban Climbing on Uluru, a Site Sacred to Indigenous People

SYDNEY, Australia — Visitors to Uluru, a giant sandstone slab jutting from the central Australian desert, have for decades ignored a sign at the rock’s base that politely reads: “Please don’t climb.”<p>On Wednesday, the board members of Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, which manages the popular site …

Australia

A Flying Predator The Size of a Plane Could Have Been The Largest of Its Kind

Do not fear, it's been extinct for a while now.<p>The remains of an ancient flying predator that ruled the skies some 70 million years ago have been …

Dinosaurs