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People 200,000 bees on Notre Dame roof survive fire
Author: 0 200,000 bees on Notre Dame roof survive fire

The blaze through the 850-year-old building raged on for nine hours before it was finally extinguished thanks to the efforts of around 500 firefighters. "It's a chance for France to bounce back, a chance to realize what unites us, because we have been too much divided over the past years, " she said.

Author: 0 Justice Department expects to release Russia report Thursday

Spokesperson Kerri Kupec said Monday the redacted report will be sent to Congress and made available to the public Thursday. Mueller ended his 22-month inquiry on March 22, handing Barr a confidential copy of the report. The report will detail indictments by Mueller of two Kremlin-backed operations to influence the 2016 election: one against a St Petersburg-based troll farm called the Internet Research Agency accused of waging "information warfare" over social media; and the other charging ...

People Girl in Bangladesh burned to death 'on teacher's orders'
Author: 0 Girl in Bangladesh burned to death 'on teacher's orders'

A short while later Rafi was lured to the roof on the pretext that one of her friends was being beaten up there. When she reached the roof, however, she was met by four or five people wearing burqas, who surrounded her and demanded that she withdraw her sexual harassment complaint against a staff member.

People 720 migrants arrested in New Mexico in 24 hours
Author: 0 720 migrants arrested in New Mexico in 24 hours

A child looks through the border wall during the visit of U.S. President Donald Trump to Calexico, California, as seen in Mexicali, Mexico April 5, 2019. The U.S. Customs and Border Patrol says the girl and her father were a part of 39 subjects who illegally crossed the Colorado River near Yuma at County 9th Street.

Author: 0 At least 13 dead in South Africa church collapse

The incident which occured late Thursday took place at the Pentecost Church located at the Dlangubo area of eMpangeni in the province. They said that female congregants were sleeping inside the part of the church that caved in, and that male members were sleeping on the other side.

People California couple who held children captive sentenced to life in prison
Author: 0 California couple who held children captive sentenced to life in prison

A California couple who inflicted years of torture and abuse on 12 of their 13 children have been sentenced to life in prison. A 22-year-old son was chained to a bed and two girls had just been set free from their shackles. Twenty minutes after the call, Riverside County Sheriff's Department deputies met the 17-year-old and then converged on the house. The deranged parents held the 12 siblings, who ranged in age from 2 to 29, captive inside their Perris, Calif., home for years before their ...

People Australian father rescues toddler from dingo’s jaws
Author: 0 Australian father rescues toddler from dingo’s jaws

According to ABC News , the man saw several other dingoes lurking nearby as he fought off the pair that had taken his son. In January, a pack of dingoes mauled a six-year-old boy who had been swimming on Fraser Island . They recommend staying within arms length of children, walking in groups, locking up food away from tents. "Rangers are increasing patrols and visiting campsites to remind visitors to be dingo aware and remain vigilant at all times", a spokesperson said.

People Trump and Haftar discussed 'counterterrorism efforts' in Libya
Author: 0 Trump and Haftar discussed 'counterterrorism efforts' in Libya

Also on Thursday, mortar bombs crashed down on a suburb of Tripoli, nearly hitting a clinic, after two weeks of an offensive by Haftar's eastern troops on the Libyan capital, which is held by an internationally recognized government. Rockets are coming down on us. Six of Haftar's officers were also named in the warrant issued by the military prosecutor general, which was published by the unity government's press office.

People Ocasio-Cortez Says She Will Support Trump Impeachment Resolution
Author: 0 Ocasio-Cortez Says She Will Support Trump Impeachment Resolution

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) reacted to the release of the Robert Mueller report on Thursday by arguing impeachment of President Trump "is not worthwhile". More senior House Democrats took a more cautious tone than Ocasio-Cortez in interpreting the redacted report's release. During a Thursday press conference, Green, who has previously pushed for Trump's removal from office, said that Muller's findings have "given us ample evidence to move forward with impeachment".

People Justice Dept. to end 'catch and release' detention for migrants
Author: 0 Justice Dept. to end 'catch and release' detention for migrants

The adjudication of asylum claims could take months or years - given the backlog of cases and lack of immigration judges. It also will not affect unaccompanied minors. An "emergency interim report" on the situation at the border released by the Homeland Security Advisory Council on Tuesday described a 600 percent increase in the past year in the influx of family units arriving at the border, with more than 53,000 families "apprehended" at the border in March alone.

People Man Threw Iguana At Manager Inside Restaurant
Author: 0 Man Threw Iguana At Manager Inside Restaurant

The Painesville Police Department said officers have been calling the iguana "Copper". It's unclear as to what led the suspect to tossing the lizard at the manager. Toby Burgett said. He pleaded not guilty to disorderly conduct, resisting arrest and animal cruelty. Authorities handcuffed Teeter after he struggled with officers.

People U.S. planes, tractors on EU tariff list over Boeing
Author: 0 U.S. planes, tractors on EU tariff list over Boeing

Like the USA announcement, the European Union said it would gather feedback from stakeholders and wait for a WTO-appointed arbitrator to determine the exact appropriate level of countermeasures in value terms. Tomato ketchup, handbags and video game consoles are among the U.S. imports facing EU tariffs, as the European bloc hit back in the latest twist in the transatlantic dispute over aircraft subsidies.

People Boeing should fix and rebrand grounded 737 MAX jet
Author: 0 Boeing should fix and rebrand grounded 737 MAX jet

In a note to investors, ISS mentioned the two fatal crashes of the 737 Max wrought damage to Boeing's reputation. The Ethiopian probe appeared to confirm suspicions about the MCAS, with data echoing that from the crash of the Indonesian Lion Air flight.

People Londonderry terror: HORRIFYING moment woman killed in Northern Ireland - 'Sick to stomach'
Author: 0 Londonderry terror: HORRIFYING moment woman killed in Northern Ireland - 'Sick to stomach'

Assistant Chief Constable of the Police Service of Northern Ireland said: "Sadly I can confirm that following shots being fired tonight in Creggan, a 29-year-old woman has been killed". It is understood Ms McKee had recently moved to Derry to live with her partner (Image: FACEBOOK) The 29-year-old journalist shot and killed allegedly by dissident republican group the New IRA in Northern Ireland has been named.

People Police boss 'disappointed' with officers who danced at climate change protest
Author: 0 Police boss 'disappointed' with officers who danced at climate change protest

Meanwhile in the United Kingdom, climate change protesters glued themselves to a train and blocked major London intersections on the third day of a civil disobedience campaign. The Metropolitan Police said it had "strong plans" to deploy a "significant number" of officers to Heathrow and take "firm action" if needed. Numerous protesters said they supported Corbyn but wanted his party to declare a national climate emergency.

People Briar Cliff student dies after falling 100 feet on Arkansas hiking trail
Author: 0 Briar Cliff student dies after falling 100 feet on Arkansas hiking trail

Local officials said the area where Ms Norton died was considered one of the state's most photographed hiking areas, although several people have died there in recent times. A college student has died after falling off a cliff at a famous hiking spot in Arkansas during a photo with classmates. Norton's death was reportedly the second fall in 2019, but Wheeler said building a fence around the crag wasn't practical.

Author: 0 A 29 year old woman has been shot dead in Derry

Police are treating the woman's death in Londonderry overnight as a "terrorist incident". Disturbing video footage was taken close to where the rioters were gathered appeared to show a man taking cover, holding what appears to be a gun, before two shots were fired towards the vehicles.

People 3 climbers presumed dead after avalanche in Banff National Park
Author: 0 3 climbers presumed dead after avalanche in Banff National Park

The North Face says it is doing what it can to support the climbers' families and friends. Officials say recovery efforts are on hold because of a continued risk of avalanches in the area. Ash Routen, an adventure writer from the United Kingdom, says news of the incident has hit the outdoor world hard. "Inherently all mountains carry risk".

People Lights and Buildings Shake as Earthquake Rattles Taiwan
Author: 0 Lights and Buildings Shake as Earthquake Rattles Taiwan

An official at the Hualien county fire department told Agence France-Presse that two people, including a male Malaysian tourist, were injured by falling rocks and that the department was planning to send in medics by helicopter. The woman reportedly suffered injuries to her head, while the man's lower body became pinned beneath the rocks, and rescuers are working on extricating him, reported CNA .

People Iranian president calls on Mideast nations to repel U.S.
Author: 0 Iranian president calls on Mideast nations to repel U.S.

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani speaks during a news conference with Iraqi President Barham Salih (not pictured) in Baghdad, Iraq, March 11, 2019. "All people stood in unison by the IRGC and will continue to stand by it because the IRGC has always been and will remain at the nation's side", Rouhani said .

People Over $1 million raised for three black Louisiana churches destroyed by arson
Author: 0 Over $1 million raised for three black Louisiana churches destroyed by arson

Freddie Jack, president of the Seventh District Missionary Baptist Association, said of the fundraising campaign in a telephone interview Tuesday night with the Associated Press. The campaign hit $1.2 million Wednesday morning, with contributions ranging from $5 to thousands of dollars. According to the GoFundMe page , more than $1m (£766,180) had been donated to the American churches by Wednesday afternoon.

People Electrical short circuit likely caused Notre Dame fire
Author: 0 Electrical short circuit likely caused Notre Dame fire

Investigators believe the blaze, which destroyed most of the roof of the 850-year-old architectural icon, was an accident possibly linked to renovation works. Police, citing "important risks" of collapse and falling objects, officially closed Thursday a large swath of the island in the Seine River on which Notre Dame sits.

People Chancellor of Duchy of Lancaster meets Speaker Pelosi
Author: 0 Chancellor of Duchy of Lancaster meets Speaker Pelosi

Last month House Speaker Nancy Pelosi cautioned members against pursuing impeachment because "it is so divisive to the country". "For [Pelosi] now to simply reject out of hand when the president actually has said, 'Okay, let's look at ways we can come closer, ' it shows you they're just not interested in negotiating", the Wyoming congresswoman continued.

People Vote could allow Sisi to rule Egypt until 2030
Author: 0 Vote could allow Sisi to rule Egypt until 2030

In 2013, Mr Sisi led the military's overthrow of Egypt's first democratically elected president, Mohammed Morsi, following protests against his rule. But the amendments would lengthen his current term to six years and allow him to stand for one more. Under the changes approved by MPs on Tuesday, presidential terms would become six years.

People Attorney General to Release Mueller Report on April 18
Author: 0 Attorney General to Release Mueller Report on April 18

Those following Mueller's investigation will pore over the report's nearly 400 pages for any new disclosures of contacts between Trump's presidential campaign and Russian operatives who interfered in the 2016 election, as well as evidence that the president sought to obstruct justice by interfering in the probe.

People USA tightens travel restrictions for Cuba
Author: 0 USA tightens travel restrictions for Cuba

A joint EU-Canada statement said the U.S. move was "regrettable" and will have an "important impact on legitimate EU and Canadian economic operators in Cuba."Kim Breier, U.S. "The EU is considering a possible launch of the WTO case", the letter added. Mr Bolton, who was addressing veterans of the failed CIA-backed 1961 Bay of Pigs invasion of Cuba, said the United States would restrict travel to the island to family members.

People Experienced diver rescued from Tennessee cave
Author: 0 Experienced diver rescued from Tennessee cave

Josh Bratchley ventured into a dark underwater cave in Jackson County, in the U.S. state of Tennessee , with another diver when the pair became separated. He has extensive experience, including his work as a part of the dive team that successfully saved a Thailand Soccer team from a cave past year. The group entered the cave during low tide, but excessive flooding soon blocked their exit and they were forced to retreat deeper into the cave.

People Bahrain court sentences 139 on terrorism charges
Author: 0 Bahrain court sentences 139 on terrorism charges

Hammadi said the defendants had formed an Iran-linked cell referred to as the "Bahraini Hezbollah " with the goal of carrying out attacks in the country. Bahrain has revoked the nationality of 138 people convicted of terrorism in a mass trial, according to the kingdom's state news agency. Lynn Maalouf, the organisation's Middle East research director, said: "Arbitrarily stripping people of their citizenship and rendering citizens stateless are blatant violations of global law".

People American Airlines cancels all Boeing MAX flights until new software is installed
Author: 0 American Airlines cancels all Boeing MAX flights until new software is installed

A few days later, he called for the grounding of all Boeing 737 MAX planes in the USA despite Boeing and the FAA's earlier statements of confidence in the aircraft. A preliminary accident report into last month's fatal crash in Ethiopia found that faulty sensor readings and multiple automatic commands to push down the nose of the Boeing plane contributed to the crash, leaving the crew struggling to regain control.

People Today's Weather: Cloudy. And Expect Some Rain This Weekend
Author: 0 Today's Weather: Cloudy. And Expect Some Rain This Weekend

And long weekend planning means looking at the weather pattern, and seeing if it's patio (or Easter egg hunting) appropriate yet. Yesterday was a lovely sunny day and this morning we start with a little bit of sunshine, but the trend is going to be for clouds to dominate our weather picture.

People Ivanka Trump passed on World Bank job
Author: 0 Ivanka Trump passed on World Bank job

Trump visited a cocoa plantation in Adzope, north of Abidjan, before taking part in the first West African summit on female entrepreneurship in the country's economic capital. A day before the Justice Department is expected to unveil a redacted version of the special counsel's report on Russian election interference and the Trump campaign, Ivanka Trump said she was not anxious about what it would contain.

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