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Source: Common Domain

A ‘Miracle’ in Texas: Star High School Baseball Player Survives Gunshot to the Head

Sunday 02:26 GMT

I just screamed, ‘Thank you, Jesus!’ ”. Mr. Shubert, a sophomore at Santa Fe High School, walked into art class Friday morning at 7:03 a.m., as he usually does, to finish a project before school started.

Mr. Shubert, 16 years old, was shot in the head by the gunman who opened fire at Santa Fe High School—and he lived to talk about it. SANTA FE, Texas—If the bullet that passed through the back of Rome Shubert’s head had taken a different trajectory of even a millimeter, he would have been paralyzed or killed, the doctors told him.

Source: Washington Post

Hundreds of handbags, 72 suitcases full of jewels seized from ousted Malaysian leader’s home

Sunday 02:26 GMT

“The search conducted in the premises and the items seized thus far would seem of insignificant value, and the continued presence of police officers and the drilling of the old safe strongly suggest unwarranted harassment,” he said.

Then, police announced Friday that raids on properties linked to Najib had turned up 72 suitcases stuffed with jewels and cash. It took five trucks to haul away some of the belongings, because police also had to fit 284 boxes filled with designer handbags — including Birkin bags from Hermès, which can cost hundreds of thousands of dollars.

Source: Common Domain

U.S. Sanctions Top Venezuelan Official Diosdado Cabello Rondón

Sunday 04:15 GMT

The U.S. Treasury Department on Friday levied sanctions against one of Venezuela’s most powerful men, accusing Diosdado Cabello Rondón of state-aided narco-trafficking and corruption, as the administration escalated its pressure campaign against Caracas.

The Trump administration has imposed a series of sanctions against President Nicolás Maduro’s governing elite over the past year in an effort U.S. officials describe as trying to return the country to democracy and penalize the Venezuelan strongman for alleged human rights abuses and state-led corruption.

Source: The Guradian

Saudi Arabia: women's rights activists arrested before lifting of driving ban

Saturday 19:06 GMT
Source: Washington Post

Preakness Stakes 2018: Everything you need to know

Saturday 19:06 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Greece Steps Closer to Completing Bailout Review

Sunday 17:16 GMT
Source: The Guradian

Simon Yates increases Giro d’Italia lead with stunning stage 15 victory

Sunday 17:16 GMT
Source: New York Times

Review: In the Relationships in ‘Singlet,’ One and One Make One

Sunday 22:46 GMT
Source: New York Times

Behind New York’s Housing Crisis: Weakened Laws and Fragmented Regulation

Sunday 17:16 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Justify Wins Muddy, Foggy Preakness Stakes

Sunday 20:02 GMT
Source: BBC

Champions League final: Liverpool v Real Madrid resale ticket prices 'ridiculous'

Today 20:02 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Bombers in the South China Sea: Beijing Grows its Military Presence on Disputed Islands

Today 20:03 GMT
Source: Reuters

Meghan Markle picks simple, sleek dress by Givenchy designer for...

Today 11:48 GMT
Source: Global News

Royal wedding flowers are now bringing smiles to hospice patients

Today 20:02 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Specialty Retail: 3 Stocks That Current Trends Could Boost

Today 20:02 GMT
Source: Common Domain

To Capture Off-Market Sales, Australian Buyers Turn to Agents

Today 11:48 GMT
Source: Common Domain

In a volatile market, retirement investors may find this type of bond fund appealing

Today 20:02 GMT

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