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Leah Sharibu may be released today, Ibrahim Idris says

Leah Sharibu may be released today, Ibrahim Idris says

The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris , has denied media reports quoting him as saying the withheld Dapchi school girl, Leah Sharibu , will be released yesterday March 24th. They were brought back by members of the Boko Haram jihadist group in nine trucks. Who and or what killed five of the abducted girls rumoured to have been buried in the bush and in fact who buried their remains? On Saturday, soldiers deployed in Dapchi disappeared from the town's checkpoints, raising hopes ...


Severe Weather Awareness Week kicks off Monday

Severe Weather Awareness Week kicks off Monday

This evening will be cloudy with temperatures in the upper 30s and low 40s. That event is a good reminder, said Buffalo County Emergency Manager Darrin Lewis, to everyone to prepare for severe weather. Isolated showers are possible Thursday, mainly north and west. We could see heavy rains arrive in the Arklatex as early as Tuesday. Our next chance of a full dry day is looking to be Friday.


Anti-Fake News Bill 2018 tabled at Dewan Rakyat

Anti-Fake News Bill 2018 tabled at Dewan Rakyat

Prime Minister Najib Razak's has faced graft allegations regarding the 1Malaysia Development Berhad state investment firm, which is now being investigated by authorities in at least six countries, including the US Department of Justice. Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Azalina Othman Said said the bill was drawn up "in the interests of the people" in order "to protect them" from being misinformed and flooded with unverified news.


Hours before his death, French cop shot in terror attack Wednesday fiancee

Hours before his death, French cop shot in terror attack Wednesday fiancee

Samia Menassi, the manager of the supermarket targeted in the attack, said her colleague who was swapped for Lt Col Beltrame during the siege was in a catastrophic state. A general view shows gendarmes and police officers at a supermarket after a hostage situation in Trebes , France , March 23, 2018. And regarding the 'Trèbes gunman, ' the French president reminded the police and all other security services that facing the surging extremist challenge would mean asking and answering some ...


Parents dump hot cooking oil on teen who refused marriage

Parents dump hot cooking oil on teen who refused marriage

Reports indicate the parents meant to receive $20,000 from that man as part of the arranged marriage. Authorities said Maarib Al Hishmawi's parents - Abdulah Fahmi Al Hishmawi, 34, and Hamdiyah Sabah Al Hishmawi, 33 - attempted to force her into an arranged marriage and subjected her to physical abuse when she refused.


Trump Orders Expulsion of 60 Russians Over Poison Attack in Britain

Trump Orders Expulsion of 60 Russians Over Poison Attack in Britain

Of those being expelled, 48 of the alleged intelligence agents work at the Russian embassy in Washington and 12 are posted at the United Nations in NY, senior administration officials said. On March 15, the Trump administration imposed sanctions on a series of Russian organizations and individuals for interference in the 2016 presidential election and other "malicious cyberattacks", its most significant action against Moscow until Monday.