Saturday April 4-th, 2020

Google Doodle honors Danish microbiologist Hans Christian Gram and his groundbreaking discovery Google Doodle honors Danish microbiologist Hans Christian Gram and his groundbreaking discovery

The discovery was made after Gram, while examining lung tissues from patients in Berlin, who had died of pneumonia, discovered that certain stains were preferentially taken up and retained by bacterial cells. While, gram-negative bacteria decolorized...

Final Victim of Dive Boat Disaster Recovered Final Victim of Dive Boat Disaster Recovered

Five crew members who were above deck when the fire broke out survived by leaping overboard, telling investigators the fierce blaze made it impossible to rescue the passengers. That investigation is expected to take at least a year. The boat was re...

Florida Teen Stole Money from Parents to Hire Someone to Murder Them Florida Teen Stole Money from Parents to Hire Someone to Murder Them

She was at a known drug house and it was there that she told him she wanted her parents to be killed. Hatcher then said she paid "a black male" $900 for the murder because the first "act was never carried out". She later found it and a piece of pap...

Three Australian citizens arrested and detained in Iran Three Australian citizens arrested and detained in Iran

It is thought that both women are now being kept at Evin prison in Tehran, the same jail where British-Iranian mother Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been held on spying charges since 2016. A prisoner exchange in January 2016 that freed Washington Post...

El Paso police dispute man's story of heroism during attack El Paso police dispute man's story of heroism during attack

That's because the Texas man was detained by the Secret Service before the ceremony, ABC News reported , over an open arrest warrant. According to an arrest warrant affidavit, Crusius confessed that he planned the rampage and drove almost 10 hou...

Russia calls suggestion suspected CIA mole unmasked election meddling slander Russia calls suggestion suspected CIA mole unmasked election meddling slander

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo denounced in a White House briefing on Tuesday that the media reports were "factually wrong". Russian media identified the suspected insider as Oleg Smolenkov, an aide to Putin's top foreign policy advisor Yury U...

Passengers panic as plane catches fire Passengers panic as plane catches fire

Passengers have told their terrifying stories after their plane was forced to make an emergency landing . "We hit bumps - it felt like speed bumps", one of the passengers, Bruce Mason, told CTV News . Someone who appears to be a resident of the...

Russia requests Interpol info on suspected spy location Russia requests Interpol info on suspected spy location

U.S. intelligence agencies have said Russian Federation interfered in the 2016 presidential election campaign in order to tilt the vote in U.S. President Donald Trump's favor. According to Zakharova, CNN correspondents did not ask for the comments ...

Brooke Skylar Richardson bursts into tears receiving verdict Brooke Skylar Richardson bursts into tears receiving verdict

She has pleaded not guilty . Brooke Richardson is accused of killing and burying her newborn daughter in her backyard in July 2017. The Warren County jury deliberated for approximately four hours before rendering a decision on the fate of Richar...

Ex-Indonesian president Habibie dies Ex-Indonesian president Habibie dies

The government has declared three days of national mourning. But there are a couple of things that make Habibie an "unusual" president in the political history of Indonesia . "His braveness and eyesight through the period of time of reformation ende...

Google Earth leads to remains of missing Florida man Google Earth leads to remains of missing Florida man

The auto, which was not visible from the ground level but was obvious in the image from space, turned out to be a 1994 Saturn SL, cops said. Palm Beach Sheriff's deputies found Moldt's remains inside the auto after someone reported they had seen the ...

Russian police raid dozens of opposition offices, homes Russian police raid dozens of opposition offices, homes

Mr. Navalny had asked his supporters to vote for whichever candidate had the best chance of defeating United Russia in their district. An estimated 1,000 police officers - some wearing masks and riot gear as they smashed through doors - took part...

CNN Contributor Andrew McCabe Loses Effort to Avoid Criminal Charges

McCabe has said those attacks are part of an effort to undermine law enforcement and intelligence professionals. A spokesperson for the Justice Department did not immediately respond to TPM's request for comment. McCabe has said he tried to answer ...

Florida Workplace Stabbing Leaves 5 Injured; Suspect in Custody: Authorities Florida Workplace Stabbing Leaves 5 Injured; Suspect in Custody: Authorities

Brown clocked in at 8 a.m. Wednesday. Tallahassee nterim Chief Steve Outlaw said that after Brown attacked, employees held Brown at bay by grabbing anything they could find in the office. Outlaw says the department doesn't know what Brown did exact...

Meghan launches clothing line to help jobless British women Meghan launches clothing line to help jobless British women

After quiet visits to Smartworks over the previous year, The Duchess was moved by the impactful work being done by this non profit organisation that helps women into the workforce, equipping them with both the skills and clothes they need to feel job...

North Korea again tests 'super-large' rocket launcher: KCNA North Korea again tests 'super-large' rocket launcher: KCNA

If the proposals don't satisfy North Korea, dealings between the two countries may come to an end, First Vice Foreign Minister Choe Son Hui said. North Korea said Wednesday leader Kim Jong Un observed the test-launch of a super-large multiple roc...

Arizona murder suspects caught after escaping transport from Upstate NY Arizona murder suspects caught after escaping transport from Upstate NY

Authorities said the pair commandeered a prison transport van and fled to rural Arizona , sparking a manhunt near the Fort Apache Indian Reservation. Authorities believe they had help from Blane Barksdale's ties to white supremacist gangs along th...

Trump denies ordering NOAA to rebuke forecasters over Hurricane Dorian Trump denies ordering NOAA to rebuke forecasters over Hurricane Dorian

The House members are seeking answers to who ordered and helped draft the September 6 statement, and whether Commerce Department or White House staff members were involved in threatening NOAA leadership in order to secure the statement. The Times s...

Belfast court dismisses third legal challenge to Brexit as 'unmistakably political' Belfast court dismisses third legal challenge to Brexit as 'unmistakably political'

Rights campaigner Raymond McCord, one of three people backing the case, said he would fight the decision in an appeal that could be heard in Belfast as early as Friday and hoped to join the other challenges in the UK's highest court next week.

Trudeau launches Liberal election campaign in Vancouver, just like in 2015 Trudeau launches Liberal election campaign in Vancouver, just like in 2015

The NDP released a fact sheet that accused Scheer of consistently going "to bat for corporate friends", including a meeting with SNC-Lavalin's CEO previous year. Trudeau has said he was standing up for jobs. She precipitated a crisis for Trudeau'...

Document reveals impact of 'no-deal' Brexit

Parliament will for now stay shut, despite calls from opposition lawmakers for its immediate recall - intensified by the release of the Yellowhammer documents. "It offends against basic principles of fairness". "We have absolute respect for the indep...

Donald Trump vows to 'hit Taliban harder than ever' on 9/11 anniversary Donald Trump vows to 'hit Taliban harder than ever' on 9/11 anniversary

President Donald Trump's abrupt cancellation of talks with the Taliban aimed at withdrawing U.S. troops and opening the way to an end to 18 years of war in Afghanistan . "They thought that they had to kill people to put themselves in a little bett...

Boris Johnson's suspension of parliament IS unlawful, Scottish judges rule Boris Johnson's suspension of parliament IS unlawful, Scottish judges rule

The case will go to a Supreme Court hearing next week. Responding to trade union boss Len McCluskey's warning to the prime minister that he shouldn't visit Scotland any time soon as he may " face a citizen's arrest ", Donald was highly critical of ...

Marchers ask Trump to ‘liberate’ Hong Kong, as clashes erupt Marchers ask Trump to ‘liberate’ Hong Kong, as clashes erupt

He pointed out that arson is becoming an increasingly serious problem in Hong Kong and expressed the Fire Sevices Department's condemnation of the acts that seriously affected the public safety and properties. Police fired projectiles at an angry cro...

Foreign grads get green light to stay in United Kingdom for 2 years Foreign grads get green light to stay in United Kingdom for 2 years

Reintroduced by British Prime Minister Boris Johnson , the return of the two-year post-study work visa for global students, was part of a package of the government measures to boost the number of overseas students in the UK. This reflects our global...