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Kidnapping victim thrown off bridge survives

Kidnapping victim thrown off bridge survives

Thankfully, she is now being treated and recovering at a local hospital. Authorities say two men stormed the home and started shooting. The woman was found on the bank of the Arkansas River after she was thrown off the I-430 river bridge, according to a Little Rock Police Department report.


Mehbooba's brother Tassaduq takes oath as J&K Minister

Mehbooba's brother Tassaduq takes oath as J&K Minister

The oath was delivered by N N Vohra in the lawns of Raj Bhavan here. Relief and rehabilitation that was earlier given to Veeri was now given to Mir. Pertinently, former minister of state Farooq Andrabi recently resigned from the council of ministers to pave way for expansion in the team of ministers headed by Mehbooba Mufti.


Trump 'disappointed' China allowing oil into North Korea

Trump 'disappointed' China allowing oil into North Korea

On Tuesday, the South Korean newspaper Chosun Ilbo claimed U.S. surveillance satellites spotted Chinese vessels engaged in ship-to-ship oil transfers with North Korean ships at sea, citing government sources in Seoul. Documents seen by Reuters this month showed Washington called on the Security Council to blacklist 10 ships for circumventing sanctions by conducting ship-to-ship transfers of refined petroleum products to North Korean vessels or transporting North Korean coal.



Sussex weather warning - more icy conditions forecast

Driving conditions and travel times are likely to be affected. A separate amber warning is in force for parts of northern England. Some delays to air travel are also expected. Cold, bright start. However cloud soon thickens from the southwest, with rain and snow spreading northeast. The icy conditions didn't disrupt major sporting events with Leopardstown Races continuing as scheduled after an early morning track inspection.


GRAPHIC IMAGES: Alabama teen seriously hurt during arrest

GRAPHIC IMAGES: Alabama teen seriously hurt during arrest

Parents of 17-year-old Ulysses Wilkerson posted photos of their son to Facebook after his violent encounter with Troy police, who they say brutally beat the teen as they put him in handcuffs, according to Newsweek. While they've provided short statements on Ulysses' Sunday arrest, Troy police and the Alabama State Bureau of Investigation (SBI) have yet to divulge key pieces of information, despite multiple requests from CNN .


Timberwolves PG Teague sidelined by sprained knee

Timberwolves PG Teague sidelined by sprained knee

Teague suffered the injury late in the fourth quarter of Minnesota's 128-125 overtime victory over Denver, when Gary Harris rolled up on his knee going for a loose ball that resulted from a jump ball. Teague will most certainly be missed, but Jones is more capable of filling the void than most people probably realize. "As always, it's whatever the team needs me to do, " Jones said Wednesday night.