"Don't forget us." Final victim statements at Nassar sentencing offer some closure

Margraves' third daughter, Morgan, is also a victim. Meridian Township officials are admitting fault in their failure to stop disgraced sports doctor Larry Nassar . I'm here to help them heal". The judge later accepted Margraves' explanation that he "lost control" of his emotions and said she would not punish him.

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  • Kenya defies court docket order to revive TV transmissions
Kenya defies court docket order to revive TV transmissions

A defiant Odinga has maintained he will not recognize a win by President Uhuru Kenyatta in the repeat poll held a year ago, which Odinga boycotted. The government responded by shutting down three television channels planning to stream the event.

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  • North Korea warns against US-South Korea military drills after Olympics
North Korea warns against US-South Korea military drills after Olympics

North Korean flags were also raised at the other athletes' village in Pyeongchang and stadiums in both Pyeongchang and Gangneung, where North Korean athletes are expected to compete during the February 9-25 games, according to Pyeongchang's Olympic Organizing Committee.

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  • Pence touts tax cuts, attacks Manchin in West Virginia appearance
Pence touts tax cuts, attacks Manchin in West Virginia appearance

The vice president said 's poor legislative choices go beyond failing to support the administration's tax cuts. Mr. Manchin is running for re-election this year in a state that Mr. Joe voted no to giving working families more of your hard-earned money". Pence attacked Manchin for voting against repealing and replacing ObamaCare, defunding Pla...

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  • Monopoly launches new game that encourages cheating
Monopoly launches new game that encourages cheating

After recent study by the company showed that almost half the game's players attempted to cheat, Berkowitz told the outlet that they've decided it was time to embrace their more deceptive players. However, if no one manages to catch the illicit behaviour, the cheaters are rewarded for their stealth - with property or cash. You're only steps a...

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  • Shopian death toll rises to three, police incorporates army statement in FIR
Shopian death toll rises to three, police incorporates army statement in FIR

The army according to eyewitnesses retaliated with firing. Files counter-FIR with J&K police even as toll rises to 3 after youth succumbs. The separatist leaders have said they would offer Friday congregational prayers at Jamia Masjid Shopian on February 2 and later stage a sit-in at Shopian town against civilian killings in army firing.

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  • 206 firms face United Nations review over links to Israeli settlements
206 firms face United Nations review over links to Israeli settlements

Israel's UN Ambassador Danny Danon strongly condemned the report, calling it a "shameful act, which will serve as a stain on the UNHRC forever". While the report did not include the names of the companies, the council said that the list of the firms would eventually be published.

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  • Israel voices dismay over Polish Holocaust bill
Israel voices dismay over Polish Holocaust bill

That's why we amended the law. In addition, he noted that new curricula drafted by the ministry in response to the Polish bill examines the murders of over 2,000 Jews by Poles before and after World War II. "The Oswiecim lie is not only denial of German crimes, but also other ways of falsifying history". The Polish ruling Law and Justice part...

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  • U.S. bans weapons export, defence services to South Sudan
U.S. bans weapons export, defence services to South Sudan

As a result, the State Department will amend regulations and apply "a policy of denial, with limited exceptions, on the export of defense articles and defense services to South Sudan, including all parties involved in the conflict", she said.

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  • Vaping Could Increase Risk Of Cancer, But It's Still Hazy
Vaping Could Increase Risk Of Cancer, But It's Still Hazy

The damage was seen both to DNA and its ability to fix itself, making cells more likely to mutate and develop into cancer, said lead researcher Moon-shong Tang, a professor of environmental medicine at New York University School of Medicine .

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  • Top Democrat questions U.S. meeting with Russian spy chiefs
Top Democrat questions U.S. meeting with Russian spy chiefs

U.S. Ambassador to Russia Jon Huntsman , in a radio interview in Moscow on January 30, confirmed that Pompeo had met with Russian spy officials, but did not say where the meeting occurred or who attended. It wasn't clear whom Korobov may have met with. "We sanction the head of their foreign intelligence, and then the Trump administration invites...

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  • United Airlines' Service Animals Policy Tightens After Peacock Incident
United Airlines' Service Animals Policy Tightens After Peacock Incident

United's list of animals prohibited from traveling in cabins includes hedgehogs, insects, snakes, non-household birds, exotic animals and animals not properly cleaned or carrying a foul odor. "Other animals will fly in cargo, but we have a whole service devoted to that", Hobart said . The updated guidelines are similar to changes by Delta Air...

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  • Federal Bureau of Investigation was 'given second Trump-Russia dossier'
Federal Bureau of Investigation was 'given second Trump-Russia dossier'

The FBI got the document in October 2016 - weeks before the election, according to the report . Shearer, however, remains a controversial figure who was close to the Clinton White House in the 1990s. Trump could fire Rosenstein and then Mueller today, and it wouldn't matter. The two memos have been met with ire from Republicans, who state they...

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  • Give martyr status to Kasganj victim: VHP urges UP CM
Give martyr status to Kasganj victim: VHP urges UP CM

Upadhyaya told media persons that he was not even in the town when the violence broke out. "Details of steps taken to punish the culprits have also been furnished to the Union Home Ministry", a UP government official said. Earlier on Monday, a Muslim shopkeeper's store was burnt down in the communal violence-hit Kasganj . Uttar Pradesh Chief M...

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  • Trump's new budget targets Rick Perry's Department of Energy for massive cuts
Trump's new budget targets Rick Perry's Department of Energy for massive cuts

The document underscores the administration's continued focus on the exploitation of fossil fuel resources - or, as Trump put it in his State of the Union address , "beautiful clean coal" - over newer renewable technologies seen as a central solution to the problem of climate change.

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  • Turkey ramps up Syria incursion despite criticism
Turkey ramps up Syria incursion despite criticism

Authorities from Syria's Kurdish autonomous region said at the weekend they would also boycott the event because of the ongoing offensive on the Kurdish enclave of Afrin by Turkey , which was co-sponsoring the Sochi congress along with Iran.

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  • South Korean skiers head to North Korea for joint training
South Korean skiers head to North Korea for joint training

Ji grew up in North Korea in the 1990s around the time when the public food distribution system in the country collapsed. "Tonight, we pledge to honour Otto's memory with total American resolve", Trump said , as the tearful parents looked on.

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  • Chris Christie is now a pundit, and he is actually worth watching
Chris Christie is now a pundit, and he is actually worth watching

Christie will appear during the network's coverage of Mr. Trump's State of the Union address on Tuesday night. Then came his support for his former Republican presidential primary opponent, now-President Trump, despite Trump's attempts to embarrass Christie.

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  • Cold returns this morning, light snow possible Sunday
Cold returns this morning, light snow possible Sunday

The weather service said snow is likely before noon Sunday in the Omaha area, and the high should be in the mid- to upper teens. High -9. Night: Cloudy with 60 per cent chance of flurries. and 8 a.m". A north wind of 11 to 14 will gust as high as 20 miles per hour. And with temperatures dropping into the 30s, the rain showers could develop into...

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