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The White House's oldest tree will be removed

The White House's oldest tree will be removed

Former first daughter Chelsea Clinton, who grew up in the White House during Bill Clinton's two terms in office, tweeted her thanks late Tuesday to the horticulturists and National Park Service attendants who take care of the White House grounds.


Modi didn't question Manmohan Singh's commitment to nation: Jaitley

Modi didn't question Manmohan Singh's commitment to nation: Jaitley

Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad read out from a prepared statement in which he distanced the Congress from Aiyar's statement against PM Modi saying the Congress disapproves of any attempt to bring down the dignity of the Prime Minister's Office.


OH teens now charged with murder after sandbag overpass death

OH teens now charged with murder after sandbag overpass death

One of the bags crashed through the window of a vehicle traveling below, hitting passenger Marquise Byrd on the head. He was rushed to a Toledo area hospital with severe head injuries, but could not be saved, CBS News reported . Five Clio area teens, ages 15-17, have been charged with second-degree murder in White's death. The suspects, who have not been identified due to their ages, are now being held without bail at the Lucas Juvenile Justice Center.


Baby boy dies after father bends him in two to stop crying

Baby boy dies after father bends him in two to stop crying

Robert Resendiz , of Phoenix , told police that he pressed his six-month-old son's legs over his head before the child went "limp", KNPX-TV reported . and claimed that he found his baby not breathing. He told police he used about 65 percent of his strength to press on the infant, it said. About an hour before the suspect called 911, he texted the mother and said that the infant boy was doing fine, Arizona Central reported.


Kiev, pro-Russian separatists exchange hostages

Kiev, pro-Russian separatists exchange hostages

The exchange came as U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson asked Russian Federation to "lower the level of violence" in eastern Ukraine . The Ukrainian side for its part was releasing some 300 rebels and their supporters. "Thanks for your stamina, guys", he said on Facebook . The Minsk agreements, meant to end the fighting in Ukraine, were signed by Ukraine, Russia , Germany and France in the Belarussian capital in early 2015.


Russian Federation claims United States training former ISIS fighters in Syria

Russian Federation claims United States training former ISIS fighters in Syria

He said that information came from aerial surveillance . "But after they are worked with, they change their spots and take on another name". Lavrov, who was meeting with Syrian opposition leader Ahmad Jarba on Wednesday, told Russian news agencies that the Sochi congress would lay the groundwork for United Nations -led talks.