Facility where severely disabled Arizona woman was impregnated will close

(CNN)The group that operates an Arizona health care facility where a severely disabled woman was impregnated last year will close the unit, Hacienda HealthCare said Thursday. Earlier this week, the former Hacienda HealthCare nurse accused of sexual assault in the case pleaded not guilty in a Maricopa County court. Nathan Sutherland, 36, is being held on $500,000 bail and will make his next court appearance during a March 19 pretrial conference, said Maricopa County Superior Court spokesman Bryan Bouchard. The alleged victim, who CNN is not naming because police are investigating the case as a sexual assault, had been at the long-term-care facility since 1992. She has been relocated. Now 29, her family says she suffers significant intellectual disabilities as …

Colorado dad likely killed pregnant wife, daughters at home, prosecutors reveal

Video Police: Husband confesses to murder, body found Officials in Colorado say Chris Watts confessed to killing his family and offered to lead investigators to the bodies; Jonathan Hunt reports. The Colorado man accused of killing his pregnant wife and their two young daughters is thought to have committed the murder at the family’s residence, prosecutors said Thursday. Chris Watts, 33, was ordered to be held without bond by Judge Marcelo Copcow during a court appearance following his earlier arrest. He is expected to be charged with three counts each of murder and tampering with evidence and the judge gave prosecutors a Monday deadline to charge him formally. Although Shanann Watts’ body was located on property owned by Anadarko Petroleum, …

Eight-month-old boy pushed under hole in US-Mexico border wall as attempts to cross illegally prove perilous

Cradling Daniel, Martinez surrendered to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents waiting for border crossers. Honduran migrant Joel Mendez, 22, feeding his eight-month-old son Daniel as his partner Yesenia Martinez, 24, crawled through the hole under the U.S. border wall. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell) “This incident tragically illustrates how human smuggling organizations place migrants in perilous situations,” Chief Patrol Agent Gloria I. Chavez said. “This man put his trust in human smugglers and it cost him his life.” U.S. inspectors at the main border crossing in San Diego are processing up to 100 asylum claims every day, but thousands still wait. And while the U.S. and Mexico have worked to make the journey into America seem less appealing, many in the …

Michelle Obama’s Advice For Meghan Markle Is Simple And Perfect

Michelle Obama has faced her fair share of criticism and praise after many, many years in the public eye. Meghan Markle as the Duchess of Sussex deals with a whole new global level of fame.  Good Housekeeping’s January issue.  “I spent the first few months in the White House mainly worrying about my daughters, making sure they were off to a good start at school and making new friends before I launched into any more ambitious work. I think it’s okay — it’s good, even — to do that,” Obama shared.  Former first lady Michelle Obama offered some words of wisdom for Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, in an interview in the January issue of Good Housekeeping. After publicly announcing her engagement to …

Amy Schumer: Meghan Markle Is My Nemesis

“Why is she my nemesis? Because she’s pregnant at the same time as me and I’m not letting her get away with that,” Schumer joked in the InStyle segment titled “ Schumer, who was explaining how most people are narcissists, continued: But, ultimately, Schumer said she reminded herself not to worry because “no one really cares about me, because they really only care about themselves.” View this post on Instagram A post shared by @amyschumer on Oct 22, 2018 at 1:26pm PDT Check out the InStyle video here: RELATED COVERAGE Celebrities Followed By Ivanka Trump On Instagram Send Her A Scathing Message This Could Be The Funniest Photograph From The Royal Wedding J. K. Rowling Epically Shuts Down Article Calling …

Enraged Elisabeth Hasselbeck Tried To Quit The View Mid-Show, New Audio Reveals

Elisabeth Hasselbeck left “ Ramin Setoodeh, author of Variety on Friday that he says was Setoodeh writes in his book that the incident occurred on Aug. 2, 2006, during a Hot Topics segment about a proposal from the Food and Drug Administration to offer the morning-after pill over the counter. Hasselbeck was fervent about the topic, and said the proposal was “the same thing as birthing a baby and leaving it out in the street.” Yet, her passion was so intense, she didn’t allow co-hosts Barbara Walters and Joy Behar room to voice their opinions on the topic. “Elisabeth, calm down, dear,” the legendary broadcaster told Hasselbeck on-air. “We have to go on and we have to learn how to discuss …

Blue States Are Struggling To Deliver Abortion Rights Victories

abortion bill sent reproductive rights supporters spilling onto the statehouse floor with The scene, however, didn’t unfold in a red state passing an extreme abortion restriction — but in deep-blue Rhode Island. Democrats dominate the politics but are being slow to enact protections for reproductive rights. Progressive activists, fearing the assault on abortion rights may eventually reach a conservative But the potential threat doesn’t have Democrats universally motivated. Hawaii Democrats, who hold a legislative supermajority, failed earlier this year to pass a bill allowing nurse practitioners to perform abortions.  gained trifecta control of the government in the 2018 midterm elections and raised hopes that they could accomplish long-sought progressive goals. In the past few weeks, Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, …

Mother among 4 arrested for attempting to sell babies on Instagram

Jakarta (CNN)Indonesian police say they have broken up a child trafficking operation that was allegedly buying and selling babies on Instagram. However, police said they have found evidence that monetary transactions were being carried out. The head of criminal investigation unit in Surabaya’s police force , AKBP Sudamiran, said Tuesday that his team foiled an attempt by a 22-year-old mother, identified as LA, to sell her 11-month-old baby to a buyer in Bali, known as NS, using the messaging service WhatsApp. The baby was allegedly being offered for 15 million rupiah (about $987). The Instagram account was still active early Friday and had more than 700 followers, having been running for about a year. It has since been taken down. …

A bad mocktail made this man invent his own brand of non-alcoholic spirits

(CNN Business)Out for dinner one night, Ben Branson didn’t feel like drinking. He ordered a mocktail and hated how it tasted. Seedlip has now sold half a million bottles of its three spirits, which are made in a similar way to gin. They are available in thousands of stores, bars, restaurants and hotels around the world. The company has also invented its own mocktails and released a book of recipes. An adult drink without ‘the kick’ Branson’s family has been farming in England for more than 320 years, and he credits them with his love of nature. Researching the medicinal and culinary uses of forgotten varieties of herbs had long been one of his hobbies. But it took him two …

A Georgia lawmaker proposes ‘testicular bill of rights’ in objection to abortion bill moving through state legislature

(CNN)A Georgia lawmaker is proposing a law that would make it an “aggravated assault” for men to have sex without a condom, and would require men to obtain permission from their sexual partner before seeking a prescription for Viagra or similar erectile dysfunction drugs. She highlighted the proposal during a radio interview on Georgia Public Broadcasting on Tuesday afternoon. “If the state of Georgia is going to be concerned with regulating women’s reproductive rights, I think it’s only fitting that we also do that for men’s reproductive rights,” she said, adding that her proposal “really is to draw attention to what I think is an absurdity.” She’s responding to proposed abortion restrictions Kendrick’s idea comes after Georgia’s House of Representatives …

Police hunt drone pilots in unprecedented Gatwick Airport disruption

London (CNN)The United Kingdom’s second-biggest airport has been closed on one of the year’s busiest days for travel after drone sightings, which police have described as a “deliberate act.” “Each time we believe we get close to the operator, the drone disappears; when we look to reopen the airfield, the drone reappears,” Sussex Police Superintendent Justin Burtenshaw told the UK’s Press Association. The Ministry of Defence said that it had deployed specialist equipment to assist Sussex Police in their efforts. The most recent drone sighting was at about 4:30 p.m. ET (9:30 p.m. local time), according to an airport spokesman. Airport Chief Operating Officer Chris Woodroofe could not say when the major international airport, located south of London, would reopen. …

Grange Hill ‘icon’ Zammo to join EastEnders

“I can’t say too much yet but watch this space. Top banana!” Image caption MacDonald (l) and Grange Hill cast members meet Nancy Reagan at the White House in 1986 The Grange Hill gang were then swiftly invited to the USA to perform the LaToya Jackson cover at the Yankee Stadium in New York. They were even praised by then US First Lady Nancy Reagan on a trip to the White House. After years out of the spotlight, MacDonald appeared in a child stars edition of Pointless Celebrities in 2008. Image caption MacDonald and co record Just Say No Training ground The fictional path from Northam to Walford has been a fairly well-trodden one for actors down the years, but …

Alabama Senate Passes Nation’s Strictest Abortion Bill

abortions after the state Senate passed a controversial bill that makes performing the procedure a felony offense. The bill passed on Tuesday, 25 to 6. The Alabama House Kay Ivey (R) signs it into law ― she has not publicly made up her mind ― it would become effective within six months. ASSOCIATED PRESS Alabama’s Senate has voted to make abortions a felony offense, with doctors who perform an abortion facing a minimum sentence of 10 years in prison. chaos broke out on the Senate floor over the legislation. Last Thursday, Republican and Democratic lawmakers engaged in a screaming match after some GOP lawmakers attempted to remove the exemptions for rape and incest without holding an official vote. Ultimately, the Democrats’ resistance …

Bronx woman whose body was found in plastic bags in NYC is ID’d, 2 in custody

I want to thank the men and women of the 42 Detective Squad, Bronx Homicide and all who worked on the murder case of Lisa Marie Velasquez. Your collective efforts led to those responsible for her murder. Two perpetrators are now in custody. #Bronx @NYPDnews @NYPDChiefofDept pic.twitter.com/LBTKQawoNW — Chief Dermot F. Shea (@NYPDDetectives) August 30, 2018 Over the weekend, authorities located two plastic bags with body parts in Crotona Park in the Bronx, and then on Tuesday, about three miles away, three more bags containing human remains were found in Barretto Point Park, the New York Daily News reported. Police identified Velasquez on Wednesday. According to the city medical examiner, she died from “multiple blunt impact injuries of [the] head with …

Alanis Morissette is pregnant

(CNN)You oughta know that Alanis Morissette is expecting again. View this post on Instagram Their son Ever Imre, was born in 2010 and daughter, Onyx Solace, was born in 2016. In 2017 Morissette revealed to People magazine that she had suffered crippling postpartum symptoms with her children and was still struggling 14 months after the birth of her daughter to the point that “There are days I’m debilitated to the point where I can barely move.” “As a kid, I imagined having children and being with an amazing partner,” she said. “This is a whole other wrench I didn’t anticipate.” Original Article : HERE ; The Ultimate Survival Food: The Lost Ways