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A pregnant woman was shot, police arrested her for miscarriage

28 Jun 2019

A pregnant woman was shot, police arrested her for miscarriage

In a shocking incident, a United States woman has been charged with manslaughter after a shooting led to the death of her unborn child.

Alabama's abortion ban is stricter than even Saudi Arabia

27 May 2019

Alabama's abortion ban is stricter than even Saudi Arabia

United States is often perceived as an extremely progressive country; a first-world nation. However, a pregnant person in the US state of Alabama would have less bodily autonomy than most countries in the world, after the state's proposed abortion restrictions.

New Mercedez-Benz GLS unveiled at New York Auto Show 2019

22 Apr 2019

New Mercedez-Benz GLS unveiled at New York Auto Show 2019

German carmaker Mercedes-Benz has unveiled its third-generation GLS SUV at the New York International Auto Show 2019.

US: Shooting at Alabama McDonald's leaves 1 dead, 4 wounded

09 Sep 2018

US: Shooting at Alabama McDonald's leaves 1 dead, 4 wounded

One person is dead and four people have been injured following a shooting at a McDonald's near Auburn University in Alabama, a southeastern US state.

US man wins $7.5mn verdict against Walmart over watermelon injury

13 Nov 2017

US man wins $7.5mn verdict against Walmart over watermelon injury

An Alabama man recently won a $7.5 million verdict against Walmart over a hip injury he suffered while buying watermelons at the global retail giant in 2015.

Alabama prisoners stage dramatic escape with peanut butter

03 Aug 2017

Alabama prisoners stage dramatic escape with peanut butter

The world has seen some daring prison breaks, some ingenious ones, and some plain lucky. What happened at an Alabama prison was probably a combination of all three.

Trump's attorney general to respond in writing about Russia contacts

05 Mar 2017

Trump's attorney general to respond in writing about Russia contacts

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions will respond in writing to questions by Senate Democrats about his meetings with Russia's ambassador to the US last year.

Trump's attorney general Sessions quits Russia investigation

03 Mar 2017

Trump's attorney general Sessions quits Russia investigation

Attorney General Jeff Sessions succumbed to pressure and recused himself from an FBI investigation into Russia's alleged interference in the US election.

Attorney General Jeff Sessions met Russian ambassador during campaign

02 Mar 2017

Attorney General Jeff Sessions met Russian ambassador during campaign

During the presidential campaign, Trump's attorney general Jeff Sessions met the Russian ambassador to the US Sergey Kislyak twice, the Washington Post reported, citing Justice Department officials.