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Cheetah jumps into SUV with tourist during safari

Cheetah jumps into SUV with tourist during safari

Britton Hayes was with a group watching three cheetah brothers on the hunt, when one of the cheetahs chose to take a closer look and jumped on the hood of their vehicle, according to television station KOMO in Seattle. After sniffing around and chewing on the seats a beat, the animal left Hayes unharmed. Everyone kept calm and avoided eye contact, which allowed the animal to not see the men as a threat.


State Dept. wants to ask visa applicants for social media info

State Dept. wants to ask visa applicants for social media info

The Trump administration wants all United States visa applicants to submit details of their previous phone numbers, email addresses and social media histories as part of its "vetting" practice and to prevent entry of individuals who might pose a threat to the country.


Carjacking Suspect Arrested in Contra Costa County, 83-Year-Old Woman Injured

Carjacking Suspect Arrested in Contra Costa County, 83-Year-Old Woman Injured

An investigation is underway after a fatal officer-involved shooting in Stillwater Wednesday evening. Police say they stopped him because he made a turning violation on 26th street by Rita Murphy Elementary School. The suspect took off running upon seeing the woman, and was later arrested by police "following a brief foot pursuit". At one point, investigators say Markwick stated to police, "I wish I could kill you!" Two burglars were caught in the act at an east Madison home Wednesday ...


North Atlantic Treaty Organisation expels 7 Russian diplomats

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation expels 7 Russian diplomats

Moscow - which has suffered a major worldwide backlash over the incident - called NATO's move "boorish" and insignificant, but nonetheless vowed to retaliate. Ireland also announced it was ordering one Russian diplomat to leave. The Skripals were found slumped on a bench at a shopping center in Salisbury, in southern England, following the March 4 attack.


Ireland sets May date for historic abortion referendum

Ireland sets May date for historic abortion referendum

The bill also suggests that termination of pregnancy up to 12 weeks shall be allowed. Forty senators voted in favour of the bill with ten voting against. Abortion is illegal unless there is a real and substantial risk to the life of the mother, and a woman convicted of having an illegal termination faces 14 years imprisonment.