Manhattan murder suspect nanny attempted suicide

Manhattan murder suspect nanny attempted suicide

New York: The nanny suspected of slaying a Manhattan professional couple’s two young children began stabbing herself as the mother entered the bathroom and began screaming when she saw the dead bodies in the bathtub, New York’s police commissioner said on Friday. The nanny, Yoselyn Ortega, had been employed by the family of Kevin and […]

Mother drugged baby through breast milk

Mother drugged baby through breast milk

New Zealand woman sentenced to six months’ supervision AFP-Wellington: A New Zealand woman has admitted giving her three-month-old baby cannabis — through her breast milk, it was reported on Saturday. The 29-year-old, from the North Island town of Wanganui, was sentenced to six months’ supervision after pleading guilty to administering the drug to her baby, […]

24 deaths from Son-Tinh in Philippines

24 deaths from Son-Tinh in Philippines

Manila: Fatalities resulting from the onslaught of storm Son-Tinh has reached 24 as of Saturday, as disaster risk management officials said as the turbulent weather had completely exited the Philippines. The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council said most of the deaths caused by the storm were from Central Visayas at Southern Luzon that […]

Al Qaeda leader calls for kidnap of ‘Westerners’

Al Qaeda leader calls for kidnap of ‘Westerners’

Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahri has called on Muslims to kidnap Westerners, join Syria’s rebellion and to ensure Egypt implements sharia, SITE Monitoring reported on Saturday, citing a two-part film posted on Islamist websites. The Egypt-born cleric, who became al Qaeda leader last year after the death of Osama bin Laden, spoke in a message […]

Donald Trump’s Big Obama Announcement Released

Donald Trump’s Big Obama Announcement Released

The host of Celebrity Apprentice, Donald Trump just released his very big announcement on Facebook. Trump starts his announcement by saying, “Obama is the least transparent president in the history of this country. There’s never been anything like it.” And yes, the first thing on his agenda was Obama’s birth certificate. “I’m very honored to […]

Dutch citizen docked for Rwandan genocide

Dutch citizen docked for Rwandan genocide

THE HAGUE (AFP) – A Rwandan woman turned Dutch national went on trial in a Hague court on Monday charged with genocide for her alleged role in the 1994 massacre of almost a million people in the central African nation. Yvonne Basebya, 65, is accused of involvement with “killing and raping Tutsis with the aim […]

Obama, Romney trade blows over security shortcomings

Obama, Romney trade blows over security shortcomings

BOCA RATON, Florida  (AFP) – US President Barack Obama and his Republican challenger Mitt Romney on Monday face off in their final debate of the campaign, with polls showing them dead even in their race for the White House. The showdown focusing on foreign policy is being held in the critical toss-up state of Florida […]

A man takes overdose of sexual stimulant

By STEVEN MVULA …After taking over-dose mutototo A MAN has died after taking a sexual stimulant locally known as mutototo, according to police spokesperson Elizabeth Kanjela. She suspects Mr Phiri took an overdose. Ms Kanjela identified the man as Arbton Phiri, 32, of Kamwala township but did not fully disclose the circumstances leading to Mr […]

We are going to die, cry patients

We are going to die, cry patients

By CLAVER MUTINTA SEVERAL cancer patients at UTH fear that their conditions may deteriorate following the theft of their medical records along with computers and other equipment stolen from the Cancer Diseases Hospital on Wednesday night. The patients expressed shock and even despair when they were informed by authorities that their medical records and treatment […]