Rahim Faiez, Associated Press Updated 7:49 am PDT, Saturday, May 25, 2019 Afghan people stand over bodies of civilians during a protest in Nangarhar province east of Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, May 25, 2019. Afghan officials say at least six civilians, including a woman and two children, have been mistakenly killed in an Afghan security forces raid against Taliban fighters in eastern Nangarhar province. less Afghan people stand over bodies of civilians during a protest in Nangarhar province east of Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, May 25, 2019. Afghan officials say at least six civilians, including a woman and two ... more Photo: Mohammad Anwar Danishyar, AP Photo: Mohammad Anwar Danishyar, AP Image 1 of / 3 Caption Close Image 1 of 3 Afghan people stand over bodies of civilians … [Read more...] about Afghan forces mistakenly kill 6 civilians in Afghanistan
Updated 9:50 am CDT, Saturday, May 25, 2019 NEW ORLEANS (AP) — "Attack of the Bloodsuckers!" isn't a horror movie but an exhibit opening soon at a New Orleans nature center. The Audubon Louisiana Nature Center in eastern New Orleans will teach why mosquitoes, ticks, fleas, leeches and other parasites are important to the ecosystem. The free exhibit will also explain how to avoid them — or at least find them in time. A news release Friday said hints include keeping yards free of standing water so mosquitoes can't lay eggs in it, and checking yourself carefully for deer ticks before they can transmit Lyme disease. It opens May 29 in the interpretive center and runs through Sept. 1. … [Read more...] about Louisiana Nature Center: Attack of the Bloodsuckers!
Stacey Solomon and Joe Swash are relishing every moment with their newborn son. The couple, who welcomed their baby boy into the world on Thursday morning, look absolutely head over heels in a new clip captured by Stacey’s dad. The clip, posted to Stacey’s Instagram account, shows the couple nuzzling into their newborn son while he makes adorable noises. Stacey can be seen rubbing her nose onto Joe as he kisses the tiny tot on his forehead. “I love you now, more than ever Daddy,” wrote Stacey. “I have replayed this video a thousand times. The noises our baby is making hurts my heart.” And she was soon flooded with well wishes from fans and celebrity friends alike, with many admitting that it pulled on their heart strings. “This is just utterly adorable,” wrote Anna Williamson, while Saira Khan added: “Ahhhh - can’t wait for a cuddle!” Fleur East added: “This is so beautiful!!! Congratulations to you both! Bless … [Read more...] about Stacey Solomon and Joe Swash melt hearts in VERY emotional video
Joshua Goodman, Associated Press Updated 9:52 am CDT, Saturday, May 25, 2019 FILE - In this Dec. 17, 2018 file photo, Army Commander Gen. Nicacio Martinez Espinel, right, salutes during a swearing-in ceremony for the new military and police commanders, in Bogota, Colombia. New evidence has emerged linking Martinez Espinel to the alleged cover up of civilian killings more than a decade ago. The documents, provided to The Associated Press by a person familiar with an ongoing investigation into the extrajudicial killings, come as Martinez Espinel faces mounting pressure to resign over orders he gave troops this year, 2019, to step up attacks in what some fear could pave the way for a return of serious human rights violations. less FILE - In this Dec. 17, 2018 file photo, Army Commander Gen. Nicacio Martinez Espinel, right, salutes during a swearing-in ceremony for the new military and police commanders, in Bogota, Colombia. New evidence ... more … [Read more...] about New evidence links Colombia army chief to civilian slayings
PUBLISHED: 14:26 25 May 2019 | UPDATED: 14:26 25 May 2019 Crews have tackled a kitchen fire in Dale Hall Lane in Ipswich Picture: GOOGLEMAPS Archant Firefighters have tackled a kitchen blaze in Ipswich - which is thought to have started when a dishwasher caught fire. Two crews from Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service attended the scene in Dale Hall Lane after receiving reports of the fire at around 1.15pm this afternoon, Saturday May 25.A spokesman for the fire service said there were no reports of any injuries. You may also want to watch: He said: "We had two appliances there with two firefighters wearing breathing apparatus to tackle the blaze."It looks like it was a dishwasher that had caught on fire."The dishwasher has now been removed from the property and the electricity has been isolated."He added that the fire had been extinguished and a stop called to the incident at around 1.45pm. … [Read more...] about Firefighters tackle kitchen blaze in Ipswich