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Author: 0 UK police: 6 hurt as vehicle crashes into pedestrians

He said three adults and three children had been injured; two of the children were in intensive care in hospital and one adult was on a high dependency unit. Northumbria Police arrested the woman, 42, who remained in custody. A statement from Newcastle Central Mosque on its Facebook page said that the incident took place immediately after prayers.

Author: 0 Tourist boat with 150 aboard sinks near Colombian city

Dramatic videos show the multi-story ferry rocking and submerging into the water as passengers scramble to the top floor. A boat carrying more than 150 people has sunk on a reservoir in north-western Colombia , officials say. "It all happened in a few minutes", said a fire service captain involved in the rescue effort, Luis Bernardo Morales. Local media reports suggested that the boat had been overloaded and that none of the passengers were wearing life vests.

People Putin Says Sanctions Led Russia to Self-Sufficiency in Pork, Poultry
Author: 0 Putin Says Sanctions Led Russia to Self-Sufficiency in Pork, Poultry

Putin likened him to fugitive Edward Snowden National Security Adviser leaker, who was offered Russian asylum. "This sounds unusual when a secret service chief records his conversation with the commander-in-chief to hand the record to the media ", Putin said of Comey's practice of note taking.

Author: 0 Apprenticeships get Trump push

While the president is touring states to promote his expertise in apprenticeship programs, his daughter and Assistant to the President, Ivanka Trump , has been making the rounds on the networks to promote an expansion of these programs to help prepare workers for a changing economy.

Author: 0 Key Republican Collins has 'serious concerns' on healthcare bill

McConnell wants to push the package through the Senate next week, and will succeed if he can limit defections to two of the chamber's 52 Republicans . American Nurses Association President Pamela Cipriano holds up a list of essential health benefits as she discusses the effects of the proposed Republican healthcare legislation on families at a news conference with Democratic senators on Capitol Hill in Washington , Thursday, June 22, 2017 .

Author: 0 United Kingdom accepts EU's timetable for Brexit negotiations

Instead of falling into recession in the wake of the Brexit vote, as many economists had predicted, Britain was past year one of the fastest-growing economy among the Group of Seven industrial nations. Opponents of Brexit seized on the EU's success in imposing its timetable for the talks as evidence of the UK's weak negotiating position. He did not mention a third European Union priority - that Britain settle a bill of tens of billions of euros before it leaves in 21 months.

People Pelosi facing party mutiny in the House
Author: 0 Pelosi facing party mutiny in the House

No other potential up-and-coming Democratic challenger to her leadership comes close. Rep. Kathleen Rice (D-NY), a frequent critic of Democratic leaders, called Thursday for a "change in leadership" and a "winning strategy" for House Democrats following a series of high-profile special election defeats.

Author: 0 North Korea denies torturing US detainee Otto Warmbier

Warmbier, who was imprisoned on charges that he attempted to steal a propaganda banner while touring North Korea , was already in a coma by the time the hermit kingdom's officials returned him to the United States last week. Now they have accused America of carrying out a " smear campaign " in the wake of Mr Warmbier's death. The North's spokesman said such accusations are part of a smear campaign to slander the country that had given "medical treatments and care with all ...

People Sen. Johnson: Senate bill doesn't address health care costs
Author: 0 Sen. Johnson: Senate bill doesn't address health care costs

Donald Trump's bull-in-a-china-shop approach to the presidency hasn't helped him notch significant victories on Capitol Hill over his first five months in office. Fundamentally, what Republicans in both chambers want to do is cut nearly $1 trillion over the next decade from the Medicaid program, which presently serves almost 70 million people.

Author: 0 Dennis Rodman takes credit for Otto Warmbier's release from North Korea

Warmbier, 22, a Cincinnati native, was traveling on a student tour of North Korea last year when he was arrested and sentenced to 15 years of hard labor for stealing a propaganda poster. "The smear campaign against DPRK staged in the USA compels us to make firm determination that humanitarianism and benevolence for the enemy are a taboo and we should further sharpen the blade of law", the spokesman added , referring to North Korea by its formal name, the Democratic People's Republic of ...

Author: 0 'Making a Murder' confession was obtained improperly, judges rule

The state appealed Duffin's ruling, putting the case before the federal appeals panel. The state of Wisconsin argues that detectives did nothing wrong. Last year, a judge ordered that he be released as he said the confession was coerced and consideration had to be given "to his age, intellectual deficits and the absence of a supportive adult".

Author: 0 Britain will consult more intensively with business over Brexit

But Brussels has made clear that it expects all EU citizens in the United Kingdom to retain their full rights - and for these to be underpinned by the European court of justice. There is much that could derail talks, although only temporarily - time, tide and the Brexit clock waits for no one. The fate of an estimated three million Europeans now living in Britain and around one million Britons living elsewhere in the EU was thrown into doubt by Britain's vote to leave the bloc previous ...

People South Korean leader observes missile test amid North's threats
Author: 0 South Korean leader observes missile test amid North's threats

North Korea has been accused of crimes such as hacking banks, selling weapons, dealing drugs, counterfeiting cash and even trafficking endangered species - operations that are believed to rake in hundreds of millions of dollars. A series of ballistic missiles fired by the rotund ruler has led to fears that he is readying to fire at South Korea. It also conducted two nuclear tests previous year as it pursues development of a long-range nuclear missile that could reach the USA mainland.

People Editor's Note: Anti-Trump isn't enough for Democrats
Author: 0 Editor's Note: Anti-Trump isn't enough for Democrats

BENNETT: That political consolation prize doesn't sit very well with some of the party's rank-and-file members like Congressman Tim Ryan of OH who says coming close isn't good enough. And Rice backed Pelosi in last year's leadership fight. "I thrive on competition, and I welcome the discussion". "Nothing preps you for next election more than concluding your team is too virtuous to win & voters are too evil or dumb to see the truth", tweeted Jonah Goldberg, senior editor at National Review.

Author: 0 Darren Osborne charged with 'terrorism-related murder' after Finsbury Park mosque attack

Darren Osborne , 47, from Cardiff in Wales, was remanded in custody to appear in court later on Friday, a Metropolitan Police statement said. He is next due to appear at the Old Bailey on Tuesday. The residents of Finsbury Park will never be the same, thinking twice before going to the mosque at night. Osborne was wearing a white T-shirt and grey jogging trousers, and appeared to have a bruised face.

People Romania's Ruling Party to Decide Whether to Ax Its Premier
Author: 0 Romania's Ruling Party to Decide Whether to Ax Its Premier

He remains in office, but the party threatened to expel him from the party if he did not resign. "We have voted to cancel our political support for prime minister Grindeanu". "The only answer I could find is the wish of a certain man to have all the power", he said in reference to Dragnea, who is known for keeping a tight rein on the party.

Author: 0 Single ticket wins $447M Powerball jackpot

The winning numbers are 20-26-32-38-58 with a Powerball number of 3. No one has won the jackpot since April 1, thus the reason for its large size. The lucky punter matched all six numbers on their Powerball ticket which was sold in southern California.

People Otto Warmbier death a mystery:N.Korea
Author: 0 Otto Warmbier death a mystery:N.Korea

Warmbier, who attended the University of Virginia, had taken a trip to North Korea when he was reportedly arrested at Pyongyang Airport in January 2016 for trying to steal a propaganda banner. North Korea said the sentence had been appropriate and called speculation that he had died as a result of beating or torture "groundless". Through statements on KCNA , North Korea said it dealt with him according to its domestic laws and global standards.

People Moon: South Korea must be able to 'dominate' Pyongyang
Author: 0 Moon: South Korea must be able to 'dominate' Pyongyang

The Hyunmoo-2 is South Korea's indigenously developed ballistic missile with a range of 800 km, reports Xinhua news agency. North Korea has conducted five nuclear tests since 2006 , including two previous year. Moon said that if North Korea participates in the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics , it will make a great contribution to realizing the Olympic spirit of promoting world peace and harmony.

Author: 0 Apple CEO Tim Cook talked to Trump about immigration

A report by the US Government Accountability Office in 2016 found that the government spends more than $80 billion on IT every year, but that "federal legacy IT investments are becoming increasingly obsolete". Tesla CEO Elon Musk, who once served as an economic advisor to the president, has already announced that he would step down following Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement on climate change.

Author: 0 Arab states present 13 point demands to settle Qatar crisis

The four countries have not made their demands public yet. The document was signed in Ankara on November 10, 2016. Qatar officials say they will respond to the demand, later on Friday. The Associated Press obtained a copy of the list in Arabic from one of the countries involved in the dispute. Kuwait presented Qatar a list of demands from Saudi Arabia , Bahrain , the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Egypt , Saudi-run Al-Arabiya TV reported on Friay.

Author: 0 Qatar pulls all its troops from Djibouti-Eritrea border

The Pentagon last week renewed praise of Qatar for hosting a vital U.S. air base and for its "enduring commitment to regional security", after four Arab countries cut ties with the Gulf ally. The curbs placed on gas-rich Qatar have ranged from bans on flag-carrier Qatar Airways using airspace of the countries involved to Saudi Arabia suspending subscription sales and renewals to a Qatar-linked sports broadcaster.