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A North Dakota woman dubbed "womb raider" pleaded guilty Monday to murdering her pregnant neighbor so she and her boyfriend could steal and keep the baby.
Crews and her boyfriend, William Hoehn, 32, had previously pleaded not guilty to conspiracy to commit murder and kidnapping in the death of Greywind. Investigators haven't said how Greywind was killed, but Fargo Police Chief Dave Todd has said her death was a "cruel and vicious act of depravity."
Bans on pit bulls and other large dogs have had little effect on serious dog bites, communities around the world have seen.
Breed-specific bans follow a familiar cycle: there is a well-publicized incident involving pit bulls, followed by a breed-specific ban which then does little to affect the overall number of serious dog bites. Bans on pit bulls and other large dogs have had little effect on serious dog bites, communities around the world have seen.
The frenzy started when Lisa Debruine, a researcher at the Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology at the University of Glasgow, posed this question:. When she asked Twitter users in an unscientific survey whether they could hear the image — which actually lacks sound, like most animated GIFs — nearly 70 percent who responded said they could.
The noisy pylons GIF, in that sense, reveals that “we have this unusual ability” — and that some of our daily soundtrack may actually be rooted in imagination.
The tune, which Jonas co-wrote with Top 40 fixture Justin Tranter, is pretty frothy by award-season standards; compared to Sam Smith’s gloomy “Writing’s on the Wall,” which won the original song prize in 2016, it’s basically “Bye Bye Bye.”. Yet “Home” isn’t the only smiley song by a pop star in the running for a Golden Globe: Mariah Carey also scored a nomination for “The Star,” her and songwriter Marc Shaiman’s uplifting ballad from the Christian animated movie of the same title.
Whether you're looking for the perfect gift for a cat lady (or cat guy), or a stocking stuffer for your favorite purr machine, these 21 gifts for cats and cat lovers are definitely the cat's pajamas.
So, brush off the cat hair and kick up the kitty litter, these gifts prove that there's nothing wrong with being a little crazy in love with your furry best friend. The Natural Pet Company Cat Toys Collection includes seven natural material toys that are sure to put every cat in the holiday spirit.
Calculations show there’s no chance that the three-mile-wide object — a “potentially hazardous asteroid” known as 3200 Phaethon — will hit Earth.
Bad as that was, it’s nothing compared to the damage that would be caused by the impact of an asteroid the size of 3200 Phaethon. If a space rock that big were to smash into Earth, the online Impact Earth asteroid damage calculator indicates that — depending upon factors including its speed and angle of impact — it could create a crater 65 kilometers (40 miles) wide and 1 kilometer (0.6 mile) deep.
It is always best to use a savings rate that captures the unique dynamics of your own situation, but it can also be useful to acknowledge the wisdom that can be embedded in rules of thumb—and particularly when we may find ourselves encountering advice that is in stark contrast with conventional wisdom.
You may personally need to save more or less than 10%, but it turns out there may be some valuable wisdom embedded in this rule of thumb that has been missed by critics of the rule.
ABOARD A B-52, over Eastern Afghanistan — Flying at more than 20,000 feet, the hulking long-range bomber circled ominously above a militant-infested swath of Afghan territory near the rugged border with Pakistan, hunting for Taliban or Islamic State fighters who could threaten friendly troops nearby.
That includes striking Taliban drug depots to cripple the group’s financial lifeline, as the Pentagon did in Iraq and Syria in hitting the Islamic State’s oil tankers and cash-storage sites.
Often portrayed as proponents of "soft Islam," Pakistani Barelvis were believed to be providing the "counter-narrative" to hardline sects.
Many Shiites and Barelvis revere mystics of Indian origin and regularly visit their shrines which are spread throughout India and Pakistan. Send Facebook Twitter Google+ Whatsapp Tumblr linkedin stumble Digg reddit Newsvine. Historians say that both Shiites and Barelvis believe in a wide cultural interpretation of Islam and seek inspiration from the Persian and Arabic saints, who played a role in spreading Islam throughout the Indian subcontinent.
One suspect was in custody following the incident at 42nd Street and Eighth Avenue, according to a senior NYPD official.
The Port Authority Bus Terminal is the nation's largest bus terminal, with about 230,000 passengers passing through it on a typical weekday, its website says. The incident comes a mere six weeks after a truck driver deliberately drove down a bike path in lower Manhattan, killing eight people in the deadliest terror attack in New York City since Sept. 11, 2001.
Queens of the Stone Age musician Josh Homme has apologised after a female photographer said he kicked her in the head during a concert in Los Angeles.
Homme, 44, initially issued an apology through the Queens of the Stone Age Twitter account but following criticism the singer later shared an emotional video response, which has been posted on YouTube.
SpaceX is readying a previously flown Falcon 9 booster and an equally "used" Dragon cargo ship for launch Tuesday on a flight to deliver 4,800 pounds of equipment and supplies to the International Space Station.
Kirk Shireman, space station program manager at the Johnson Space Center, said the agency conducted an exhaustive review and concluded the Falcon 9 first stage, which helped launch another station supply mission this past June, is just as safe as a brand new rocket.
Unfortunately, their air travel to and from the meeting will contribute to that warming by emitting around 30,000 tonnes of CO2.
This weekend, 25,000 Earth, Sun, and planetary scientists from across the US and abroad flew to New Orleans for the annual American Geophysical Union’s Fall Meeting. These scientists study the impact global warming is having on Earth.
Jefferson, who made history last year by becoming the first African-American Santa Claus at the Mall of America in Bloomington, Minnesota, was booked solid for his final nine-day appearance at the mall for he year.
“It gives kids from Minnesota a Santa who looks like them, but, frankly, kids love Santa no matter what color you are,” Jefferson told NBC News.
Biotech stocks Bluebird Bio Inc. and Spark Therapeutics Inc. were in the spotlight Monday as analysts weighed in on data presented by both companies along with others attending the American Society of Hematology annual meeting in Atlanta.
The iShares Nasdaq Biotech ETF IBB, +0.33% was up 0.5%, and has gained 20.5% in 2017, while the S&P 500 SPX, +0.21% has gained 18% and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +0.11% has gained 23%.. Read now: 5 things to know about biotech Denali Therapeutics and its $250 million IPO