• Vet charged in USA for smuggling heroin in puppies' bellies
Vet charged in USA for smuggling heroin in puppies' bellies

The puppies involved in the trafficking in 2005 have all passed away now, but CNN affiliate WPIX reports some of them had long, happy lives. "He betrayed a veterinarian's pledge to prevent animal suffering when he used his surgical skills in a cruel scheme to smuggle heroin in the abdomens of puppies", Donoghue added.

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  • Explainer: The GST 'Amazon tax' law
Explainer: The GST 'Amazon tax' law

This is an example of an issue with cross party support. The tax has received the seal of approval from the Tax Working Group. "It is consistent with our GST framework, which is broad-based, low-rate, and applies to goods and services traded across borders and consumed here".

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  • Purrfect Ending: Pepper The Cat Rescued From JFK Airport
Purrfect Ending: Pepper The Cat Rescued From JFK Airport

The tabby seized her chance for escape and jumped onto the check-in counter before leaping up onto the low ceiling and disappearing into the facility. "I just thought if I lost one of my dogs, I'd be very upset". According to the Daily News , Dai Meng means "Little Dork". "She came to me and started eating the food".

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  • Pentagon orders military stores to stop selling Huawei, ZTE phones
Pentagon orders military stores to stop selling Huawei, ZTE phones

Both ZTE and Huawei reported lower sales from the U.S. The US is anxious that Huawei and ZTE phones and equipment could be used to "conduct undetected espionage", according to FBI Director Christopher Wray. US service members will no longer be able to purchase Huawei and ZTE phones in retail shops at US military bases, according to a new ban by...

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  • Black Panther deleted scenes: Watch them here now
Black Panther deleted scenes: Watch them here now

In the scene, they're both furious with each other. Black Panther director Ryan Coogler has revealed Okoye is secretly married to another Marvel character. "Run as fast as a zebra". Taking place right after T'Challa wakes up from his heart-shaped herb slumber and first visit to the ancestral plane, it provides some lovely backstory for T'Ch...

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  • Theresa May postpones customs decision after ministers disagree
Theresa May postpones customs decision after ministers disagree

However, another government official denied the scales have tipped, pointing to the presence of Chief Whip Julian Smith, not previously listed as a member of the war Cabinet, who now, the official said , is a member. The Republic of Ireland has made clear its intent to veto any Brussels-London agreement that doesn't rule out the possibility of cus...

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  • US to return thousands of smuggled ancient artifacts to Iraq
US to return thousands of smuggled ancient artifacts to Iraq

What did Hobby Lobby do? The company had purchased over 5,500 artifacts in 2010 through dealers in the United Arab Emirates and Israel . Cuneiform (L) and clay bullae (R) were smuggled into the United States through the United Arab Emirates and Israel .

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  • First responders can get free admission at Busch Gardens
First responders can get free admission at Busch Gardens

Free beer is returning to a popular Florida theme park after almost a decade, but, only for a limited time. Other brands to become available throughout the summer include Bud Light, Miller Lite, Shock Top, Yuengling, M.I.A. The park is also introducing a new Brew Club program . According to the park's press release, the festival is inspired by Ger...

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  • Mizzou Men's Golf Receives NCAA Regional bid
Mizzou Men's Golf Receives NCAA Regional bid

CT. "We will be ready and looking forward to the challenge". But we definitely have to focus on the first-round match against Rice. "It's good for them to see that and the excitement that builds with it and the highlights here and there". This is Tech's eighth time in the last nine seasons to earn a bid into the Regional round of the NCAA Champion...

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  • Shab-e-Barat observed across Pakistan
Shab-e-Barat observed across Pakistan

In the Arab world, the festival is referred to as Laylat al-Bara'at. In many regions, this is also a night when prayers are arranged for forgiveness for deceased ancestors. Muslims believe that on this night Almighty Allah decides the fate of all human beings fixing their "rizq" (livelihood) for the next year. Special sweet dishes were prepared a...

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  • HUGE Mohamed Salah and Lionel Messi claim made by Barcelona icon Kluivert
HUGE Mohamed Salah and Lionel Messi claim made by Barcelona icon Kluivert

While Messi on the other hand failed to inspire his team to go past AS Roma in the quarterfinal stage, with the Italian side qualifying on away goal rule after ending the two legged affair 4-4 on aggregate. "This will require teamwork and not just defence". Belgium midfielder Radja Nainggolan told the Times on Tuesday: "It's not impossible". "W...

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  • 00Dust Storms in Northern India Leave 77 Dead, 143 Injured
00Dust Storms in Northern India Leave 77 Dead, 143 Injured

Several houses and electricity polls collapsed and trees were uprooted in the Matysya region in the early hours of Thursday, reported news agency PTI . "Have directed Ministers and concerned officials to affected areas to begin relief work immediately and restore utilities". Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has announced a compen...

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  • Trump visits State Dept for first time to swear in Pompeo
Trump visits State Dept for first time to swear in Pompeo

President Donald Trump , APA reports quoting Reuters. The Trump administration pulled out pomp, ceremony and a string quartet to celebrate the swearing in of its new top diplomat, Mike Pompeo , in an event meant to send clear messages within Washington and to the outside world.

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  • Air pollution levels 'dangerously high' in many countries
Air pollution levels 'dangerously high' in many countries

WHO says the study released on Wednesday is the world's most comprehensive database on ambient air pollution . Low-income countries in Asia and Africa are home to the vast majority - over 90 percent - of those who succumb to breathing polluted air.

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  • Palestinian president says Jewish behavior caused the Holocaust, sparking condemnation
Palestinian president says Jewish behavior caused the Holocaust, sparking condemnation

Responding to the Israeli criticism, chief Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat said Abbas' words had been "twisted" and that he had been citing the views of some historians. Abbas also said that Jews do not have a historical connection to the land of Israel . Israel's Knesset speaker Yuli Edelstein branded Abbas an "anti-Semite" and "small and ir...

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  • Brother Of Parkland Shooter Arrested, Again
Brother Of Parkland Shooter Arrested, Again

He had been repeatedly warned by police to stay away from the school but had ignored those instructions. After pleading no contest to the trespassing charge, he was sentenced to six months probation . Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office deputies made the arrest. Cruz was also subjected to sleep deprivation tactics and had to wear a restraint vest...

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  • Iowa lawmakers pass
Iowa lawmakers pass "heartbeat bill"

Wade , the 1973 decision by the Supreme Court that legalized the right to an abortion in all 50 states. "This is the most restrictive , or I like to say positive, and aggressive abortion bill that's ever been passed". Kim Reynolds. The case made its way to the US Supreme Court, where it was blocked permanently. Activists on both sides of the a...

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  • Journalist Murder: Life Sentence for Mafia Don Chhota Rajan, Eight Others
Journalist Murder: Life Sentence for Mafia Don Chhota Rajan, Eight Others

Rajan who was extradited to India in December 2015, is now lodged in the Tihar Central Jail, New Delhi . Mr Dey was 56 years old, he worked for Midday Eveninger . Others accused were: Abhijeet Shinde, Satish Kaliya, Sachin Gaikwad, Arun Dhake, Anil Waghmode, Nilesh Shendge, Mangesh Agawane, Deepak Sisodia, Vinod Asrani (dead) have also been con...

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  • Yet Another Aadhaar Data Breach But This Time Through EPFO
Yet Another Aadhaar Data Breach But This Time Through EPFO

EPFO adds that it will continue to take all precautions and measures to ensure that no data leakage takes place and be vigilant about it in future. He said EPFO has "taken care of the vulnerabilities and soon after it was warned about the vulnerability of data it stopped availing services of the CSC ".

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  • US police release body-camera videos from Vegas shooting
US police release body-camera videos from Vegas shooting

Footage made public Wednesday from two officers' body-worn cameras shows Stephen Paddock's body on his back, clad in dark trousers and a long-sleeve shirt with a glove on his left hand. He's killed multiple people already". By this point Paddock had stopped shooting and had taken his own life, and no gunfire can be heard coming from his suite...

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