Indonesian linked to IS gets 10 years Evelyn Macairan (The Philippine Star) - June 22, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — An Indonesian man suspected to be linked to the Islamic State-Maute Group was sentenced to 10 years in prison for carrying a loaded firearm while martial law was in effect in Marawi City in 2017. In a 13-page decision, Taguig City Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 266 Judge Marivic Vitor found Muhammad Ilham Syahputra guilty of violating Republic Act 10591 or the Comprehensive Firearms and Ammunition Regulation Act and sentenced him to serve eight years and one day to 10 years, eight months and one day in prison. Chief Inspector Christopher Cabugwang, head of the provincial drug enforcement unit in Lanao del Sur, said that on Nov. 1, 2017, they were conducting clearing operations in Bangun, Marawi City when a barangay peacekeeper informed them they saw a suspicious-looking man carrying a bag. He said … [Read more...] about Indonesian linked to IS gets 10 years
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LOS ANGELES: A 10-year-old US girl has made rock climbing history by becoming the youngest person to ever scale Yosemite's iconic El Capitan.Selah Schneiter, of Colorado, scaled the nearly 900-metre "The Nose" route with her father, an experienced climber, and a family friend, over five days - and celebrated her feat on Jun 12 with a pizza."I just can't believe I just did that," an elated Schneiter said in a video that captured the moment she reached the top of the granite monolith in central California."Our big motto was 'How do you eat an elephant?' Small bites," she told KFSN, an ABC affiliate. "One pitch at a time, one move at a time, one day at a time."Her father said Selah was in shock on reaching the top of the peak and broke down in tears."She said it was her first happy tears she's ever had," he said."We were tired after a long five days and camped out that night, but she was like a little kid again and wanted to check everything out, exploring almost like it … [Read more...] about 10-year-old US girl conquers Yosemite’s El Capitan
SINGAPORE: A 68-year-old man suspected of molesting a 10-year-old girl in Bedok has been arrested, the police said on Tuesday (Jun 18).The police said they received a report that a girl, 10, was molested by an unknown man along Bedok North Street 1 at about 4pm last Friday. With the aid of images from police cameras, officers established the identity of the man and arrested him on Monday.Investigations are ongoing. Anyone convicted of outrage of modesty can be jailed up to five years, fined and caned. … [Read more...] about Man suspected of molesting 10-year-old girl in Bedok arrested
Will Trump murder the 10-year bull market? Since Trump’s May 5 tweet, markets were buffeted by sharp downturns and spikes in volatility. Hope turned to despair as negotiations with China broke down, prompting Trump to implement sweeping tariffs. Many feared that Trump’s latest actions may put the bull market’s longevity to the test. Unfortunately, it turned out that Trump was just getting started. “TARIFF is a beautiful word indeed” – Trump To justify his penchant for using tariffs as his primary tool to deter bad behavior of other countries, Trump tweeted the following on June 1, 2019: “When you are the “Piggy Bank” Nation that foreign countries have been robbing and deceiving for years, the word TARIFF is a beautiful word indeed! Others must treat the United States fairly and with respect – We are no longer the “fools” of the past!” Trump imposes tariffs on Mexico over illegal … [Read more...] about Will Trump murder the 10-year bull market?
A Czech teacher survived more than 34 years with a heart transplant, making him one of the longest living transplant patients, Czech media and a hospital said Tuesday. Local media reported that secondary school teacher Rudolf Sekava, who underwent the transplant on October 23, 1984, died in hospital in the central Czech city of Jihlava on May 10. "Yes, it's true, but I can't tell you more," hospital spokeswoman Monika Zachrlova told AFP. Read also: 'First' 3D print of heart with human tissue, vessels unveiled The 2017 edition of the Guinness World Records book lists American teacher Ted Nowakowski as the record holder, having lived with a transplant for 34 years and 261 days. Nowakowski died on April 25, 2017, according to the book. The website of the Czech broadsheet daily DNES said Sekava, who had received the heart of a 25-year-old woman, would have turned 83 on Wednesday. … [Read more...] about Czech teacher survives 34 years with heart transplant