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Carnival worker plunges from Ferris wheel after freeing stuck child

Carnival worker plunges from Ferris wheel after freeing stuck child

The two children inside the auto did not suffer any injuries. The Greensboro Police Department said the worker sustained non-life threatening injuries when he fell from the malfunctioning ride. That's when the operator climbed on the ride to rescue two girls who were stuck. "I think maybe the little boys probably suffered from shock", Smith told ABC News in a telephone interview Saturday.


Bullet Train Project aimed at reaping benefit in Gujarat poll

Bullet Train Project aimed at reaping benefit in Gujarat poll

Out of the estimated Rs 1,08,000 crore cost of the project, at least Rs 30,000 crore would have to be shelled out by the Maharashtra government, it said. "He is not paying attention to the derailments that are taking place in the country", he said. The Shiv Sena also alleged that "Modi's dream is not of the common man but of the rich and industrialists".


Rohingya group calls Suu Kyi 'partner in genocide'

Rohingya group calls Suu Kyi 'partner in genocide'

In what the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights has said is " a textbook example of ethnic cleansing ", the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar has seen reports of torched villages, murdered children, gang rape and beheadings. The Rohingya crisis is set to figure as a key issue at the U.N. General Assembly, where world leaders are gathering for meetings and to make speeches in the coming week.


Baton Rouge Killings of 2 Black Men Likely Racially Motivated, Cops Say

Baton Rouge Killings of 2 Black Men Likely Racially Motivated, Cops Say

McKneely said Gleason's vehicle fit the description of one police were looking for and that shell casings collected at the scene of both shootings matched each other. "There is a strong possibility that it could be racially motivated", he said. McKneely says police do not yet have enough evidence to arrest him on any charges related to the killings.


Georgia Tech police fatally shoot student after knife confrontation

Georgia Tech police fatally shoot student after knife confrontation

A building understudy from Gwinnett County was lethally shot by a cop on Georgia Tech's grounds Saturday night. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is looking into the fatal shooting of the student after officers were called about a person with a knife and a gun.


B'desh begins building 14000 shelters for Rohingya refugees

B'desh begins building 14000 shelters for Rohingya refugees

Sheikh Hasina's Deputy Press Secretary Nazrul Islam said that Sushma spoke to the Bangladesh Prime Minister over the phone and conveyed the message to her, The Daily Star reported. "If proper preventive measures are not taken, highly infectious diseases, especially measles, could even cause an outbreak". "They are coming to hospitals with such complications", he said.