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Abe sends offering to shrine honoring Japan's war dead

Abe sends offering to shrine honoring Japan's war dead

Along with Abe's offering, Health, Labor and Welfare Minister Yasuhisa Shiozaki and the speakers of both houses of the Diet also sent ritual offerings to the shrine on the occasion of its annual spring festival. Seiichi Eto, an aide to the prime minister and an upper house lawmaker belonging to Abe's Liberal Democratic Party, also made a visit. On Friday, South Korea voiced "deep concerns and regret" over Abe's ritual tree offering.


Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez kills himself in prison

Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez kills himself in prison

Hernandez played for the New England Patriots until he was arrested for murder and convicted in 2015. BOSTON (AP ) - Family, not football, dominated Aaron Hernandez's final hours as a lifer in prison. Hernandez's body is at a Boston-area funeral home, but services for the Bristol, Connecticut, native likely will be held elsewhere. Baez said he retained Dr.


Infamous Ex-Patriot Aaron Hernandez dead at 27

Infamous Ex-Patriot Aaron Hernandez dead at 27

Officers attempted life-saving techniques and transported Hernandez from the Souza-Baranowski Correctional Center to a local hospital. Mr. Hernandez hanged himself utilizing a bed sheet that he attached to his cell window. In the second murder trial, prosecutors said Hernandez opened fire on a auto, killing de Abreu and Furtado, because he felt disrespected when one of the men bumped into him and spilled his drink at a Boston nightclub.


Amid Venezuela Protests, GM says Authorities seized its auto plant

Amid Venezuela Protests, GM says Authorities seized its auto plant

Venezuela's Foreign Minister Delcy Rodriguez announced on her Twitter account that "armed bands hired by the opposition attacked a maternal and child hospital with 54 children (inside)". The seizer of private property belonging to a US based business by a foreign and hostile government, for the benefit of said government needed to be reported.


Venezuela's economy in tatters, at a glance

Venezuela's economy in tatters, at a glance

The State Department said Thursday it was reviewing details of the GM case but called on authorities to act swiftly and transparently to resolve the dispute. He said Venezuela's Works Ministry has guaranteed that the workers will keep their jobs, but added: "We don't feel happy". JORGE OLIVERO: People are hungry but for democracy, for liberties, for rights.


Aaron Hernandez Found Dead in Prison

Aaron Hernandez Found Dead in Prison

At the time, Hernandez had a $40 million contract with the Patriots. "Odin Lloyd was a provider". His friend says he'll remember Hernandez as a happy, goofy man who was always trying to make people laugh. MA had an annual suicide rate of 32 per 100,000 prisoners from 2001 to 2014, which is more than twice the 13.26 per 100,000 average nationwide. Hernandez, Coyne points out, is hardly the first high-profile case in MA where a conviction was vacated in this manner.