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Life&Culture Ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez Acquitted of Double Murder
Author: 0 Ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez Acquitted of Double Murder

Hernandez's defense team cites a lack of evidence as the reason for the acquittal and claims Hernandez's friend, who testified against him, is the actual killer. Defense attorney Ronald Sullivan said Bradley was the risky one, and added this about his client: "Aaron is a attractive young man, a happy-go-lucky young man".

Author: 0 Pirates scratch OF Polanco vs Cubs because of groin injury

I'm just trying to find my way into it". Bryant rolled a fielder's choice grounder. Cervelli is now 0 for 13 on catching base stealers this season after Anthony Rizzo and Addison Russell each swiped a base Friday . Louis. "He's fun to watch", Hurdle said. "To get three on the road in the division ... it doesn't matter who you're playing, it's pretty nice". Jason Heyward , who slid safely into second on the play, eventually scored on an RBI double by pinch-hitter Tommy LaStella to ...

Author: 0 Anti-Zuma protesters in London write open letter to Parliament

Ratings agency Fitch downgraded South Africa's credit rating to sub-investment grade on Friday, saying a recent cabinet reshuffle that saw the country's respected finance minister fired will likely result in a change in economic policy direction, Reuters reported.

Life&Culture April the giraffe welcomes much-anticipated calf
Author: 0 April the giraffe welcomes much-anticipated calf

Within an hour after the birth the little guy was already up on all fours and walking around. "This is great!" park owner Jordan Patch said. Throughout this long, strange, yet ultimately fulfilling trip (pardon the Grateful Dead reference) that has been April the giraffe's pregnancy, there's one more take-home thought I'm bringing with me now that April has given birth.

Author: 0 Hundreds gather at cenotaph to honour Battle of Vimy Ridge

But it also had an upbeat air, as young and the old joined together to place lanterns next to tiny crosses that lined the perimeter of the memorial. Sunday's event in Winnipeg began at Vimy Ridge Memorial Park on Preston Avenue where cadets, including a band, marched from there to Memorial Boulevard and the cenotaph.

Life&Culture South African president accuses protesters of racism
Author: 0 South African president accuses protesters of racism

The main protest marches took place in six major towns: Pretoria, Cape Town, Johannesburg, Port Elizabeth, Bloemfontein and Durban. Other marches were held in Cape Town, Durban and other parts of the country. The party is under strain because of national discontent over Zuma's dismissal of a respected finance minister last month and past scandals linked to the president.

Life&Culture Trump, Xi converge on currency, Syria as US-China ties warm
Author: 0 Trump, Xi converge on currency, Syria as US-China ties warm

Chinese officials worked for weeks behind-the-scenes to build ties with Trump and his family, before a February phone call between the two leaders in which he reaffirmed long-standing US policy on Taiwan. That reasoning is similar to the justification given for previous USA military interventions, such as Obama's strikes in Libya in 2011, which were originally presented as a humanitarian effort but later morphed into attacks to oust Moammar Gadhafi.

Life&Culture Good Friday service canceled for Real Life Christian Church congregation
Author: 0 Good Friday service canceled for Real Life Christian Church congregation

Tonight, on Easter Eve, Orthodox parishioners will attend a holy liturgy in numerous churches across the country. And along with eggs the Easter bunnies, chocolate bunnies or sweets are also the part of the day. "Good things happen early in the morning, like the resurrection of Jesus". People, especially children involve in finding the hidden eggs more actively.

Life&Culture God's love, Jesus Christ the sacrifice and our response
Author: 0 God's love, Jesus Christ the sacrifice and our response

April. 14: Good Friday was observed across the nation on Friday including Guwahati and Siliguri, marking the death of Jesus Christ and his crucifixion at Calvary Mountain. We recently asked you to support our journalism. As we approach Sunday let us keep this in the forefront of our thoughts. Have a peaceful Good Friday Samoa, God bless! In three out of the four canonical gospels, (Matthew, Mark and Luke), it is written that Jesus' Last Supper occurred "on the first day of the Festival of ...

Author: 0 Assad calls chemical attack '100 percent' fabrication

Assad insisted his forces had turned over all their chemical weapons stocks years ago and would never use the banned arms. The California Republican told CNN's Wolf Blitzer this week that he believes authorization would be necessary only if the Trump administration takes military action against Assad for a duration longer than 60 days, the amount of time the executive branch is provided to take military actions without congressional approval in the War Powers Act.

Life&Culture Non-bailable warrant against Sanjay Dutt for threatening producer
Author: 0 Non-bailable warrant against Sanjay Dutt for threatening producer

Shakil had alleged that the actor had failed to complete a film in 2002 despite taking the signing amount of Rs 50 lakh. He was also accused of allegedly threatening filmmaker Shakil Noorani. In the meantime, he started receiving threatening calls from some underworld figures who asked him to withdraw the case, the producer alleged. Though he has been out of the jail sentence since past year February after completing his sentence, Sanjay Dutt's happiness is short lived.

Life&Culture Archbishop urges people to build new society
Author: 0 Archbishop urges people to build new society

Many people do and some don't. Good Friday is a day off work and school for a lot of us, and many Christians take time out to remember the religious significance of the day. God has put his love for you into actions, this is what Christians' remember and celebrate at Easter. Let's say a prayer: Dear Jesus, thank You so much for dying and rising for us, so that we might have new life in You.

Author: 0 Bill O'Reilly goes on vacation amid sponsor backlash

The company's move came after dozens of companies pulled their advertisements from The O'Reilly Factor in response to the report of the New York Times detailing the sexual harassment cases against the talk show host. Allegations of sexual harassment surfaced in April, when the New York Times reported that Fox News and O'Reilly had paid $13 million to five women as settlement for sexual harassment complaints.

Life&Culture April the Giraffe Finally Gave Birth To a Boy
Author: 0 April the Giraffe Finally Gave Birth To a Boy

April, who is 15 years old, had the baby with Oliver , a 5-year-old giraffe, according to Animal Adventure . Male giraffes, according to Animal Adventure Park , "only really care about two things - fighting and the unmentionable". In early February, the park began to prep its Facebook followers for an impending birth, launching a live camera view of its giraffe stalls. It's a boy for April the Giraffe! April has her own website and even an apparel line .

Author: 0 Star Wars Rebels is Ending with Season 4, Here's the New Trailer

Ever since the tragic passing of Carrie Fisher, there's been much debate over how Lucasfilm should proceed with the rest of the Star Wars sequel trilogy. Turns out, Todd Fisher was overstating things a little. We had not written the script yet. "Sadly, Carrie will not be in nine". However, Kennedy ensured that we would see a lot of Leia in " Eight ", "which is great".

Author: 0 Valtteri Bottas Takes His First Career Pole In Bahrain

Daniel Ricciardo was able to place his Red Bull 4th on the grid, but seemed miles away as he was 0.776 seconds behind Bottas. "He is fit, he is ready, and the simulator is very accurate now and we both believe that it is better for him to spend a couple of days there driving this auto model around the streets of Monaco".

Author: 0 The Fate of the Furious Is Speeding Towards A Serious Opening Weekend

That film added an estimated $5 million to its total Friday, enough to place it in third heading into the weekend. This is Universal International's highest-grossing Friday of all time. "Fate" has nabbed the country's record for biggest single day ever and is projected to have the biggest three-day opening of all time in China as well.

Author: 0 Paul Pogba: Manchester United out to avenge Stamford Bridge defeats

United have won the EFL Cup in a season that started with Community Shield success but there remains a chance they could fall short in their quest for Champions League qualification. A third defeat at the hands of Chelsea across all competitions this season would underline the gap between the two, but Mourinho feels it is open to interpretation whether his first year in the Old Trafford dugout has been a success.

Author: 0 'Doctor Who' prepares for a goodbye, and hello to an uneven 'Class'

Capaldi also recalled the time he was in Berlin, promoting the show, when a journalist asked him if it was true that the Daleks were based on the Nazis, and he wasn't sure exactly how to respond. "I always felt they [Clara and the Doctor] were off in their world together". Here's what else you need to know about the Doctor Who newcomer. Mackie told the BBC before Episode 1 of Doctor Who Season 10.

Life&Culture Demi Lovato Celebrates Her Thighs With an Empowering New Selfie
Author: 0 Demi Lovato Celebrates Her Thighs With an Empowering New Selfie

The idea that anyone should have a thigh gap is nonsense. Miranda May is taking a page out of Demi Lovato's book when it comes to body positivity. Lovato shared a similar message in 2015. Can we just get one thing straight? "You struggled. Now shut up, '" said the star. "Feeling better than I've ever felt". But once she started feeling better about herself, she wanted others to as well.