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    List of youngest birth mothers
    Jan15

    List of youngest birth mothers

    This is a list of known biological mothers between 5 and 10 years of age. Date Mother Age of mother Father Country Description 1939-05-14 May 14, 1939 Lina Medina 7000507000000000000♠ 5 years,7 months Unknown Peru Peru Lina Medina, from the Ticrapo District of Peru, gave birth by cesarean section in Lima at age 5 1⁄2. The infant was a 2.64 kg...

    Dutch minister apologises to ‘fired’ MH17 expert
    Jan15

    Dutch minister apologises to ‘fired’ MH17 expert

    THE HAGUE: Dutch Justice Minister Ard van der Steur on Thursday apologised to a pathologist who was fired for showing medical students photos of the victims from the MH17 air disaster, his spokesman said. “They have talked and the minister said he was sorry,” Lodewijk Herkking, the minister’s spokesman, told AFP, adding professor George...

    French teacher in avalanche tragedy faces manslaughter probe
    Jan15

    French teacher in avalanche tragedy faces manslaughter probe

    A French teacher faces a manslaughter investigation after he led a group of students onto a closed skiing piste in the French Alps where an avalanche killed two of them as well as a Ukrainian tourist, a prosecutor says. …read more Source: ABC...

    Kerry, Lavrov to Meet on Syria, Ukraine
    Jan15

    Kerry, Lavrov to Meet on Syria, Ukraine

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry have agreed to meet for talks on Syria and Ukraine Wednesday in Zurich. The U.S. State Department said Thursday Lavrov and Kerry agreed to meet after speaking by telephone. The Russian foreign ministry said Kerry and Lavrov were talking “on the instructions of the...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko: Restoration of Sovereignty Top Priority for 2016
    Jan14

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko: Restoration of Sovereignty Top Priority for 2016

    Ukraine’s president, Petro Poroshenko, said on Thursday he expected territory in the east held by Russian-backed rebels to return to Ukrainian control before the end of the year. At the same time, he said he hopes to set into motion mechanisms that would lead to the “de-occupation” of Crimea, which Russia annexed in 2014. Speaking in Kyiv...

    France probes teacher’s role in avalanche tragedy
    Jan14

    France probes teacher’s role in avalanche tragedy

    PARIS: French prosecutors said on Thursday they were investigating why a teacher led a group of students onto a closed piste in the French Alps where an avalanche killed two of them along with a Ukrainian tourist. The teacher, who was seriously injured in Wednesday’s accident, is in hospital in nearby Grenoble. A 16-year-old girl died on...

    Western Europe Jewish migration to Israel hits all-time high
    Jan14

    Western Europe Jewish migration to Israel hits all-time high

    Western Europe Jewish migration to Israel hits all-time high …read more Source:...

    Lavrov, Kerry to meet in Zurich on Jan. 20 for Syria talks
    Jan14

    Lavrov, Kerry to meet in Zurich on Jan. 20 for Syria talks

    Kerry and Lavrov to look into ways to resolve the conflicts in Syria and Ukraine during the talks …read more Source: World...

    There Will Be Chaos: Big Oil’s Collapse and the Birth of a New World Order
    Jan14

    There Will Be Chaos: Big Oil’s Collapse and the Birth of a New World Order

    The longer such price levels persist, the more devastating the consequences are likely to be. To stay on top of important articles like these, sign up to receive the latest updates from TomDispatch.com here.As 2015 drew to a close, many in the global energy industry were praying that the price of oil would bounce back from the abyss, restoring...

    Ukraine Goes Dark: Russia-Attributed Hackers Take Down Power Grid
    Jan14

    Ukraine Goes Dark: Russia-Attributed Hackers Take Down Power Grid

    As many as 80,000 residents in western Ukraine lost power for six hours on Dec. 23. Cybersecurity firms SANS ICS and iSight Partners have attributed the blackout to Russian hacking group Sandworm and its malicious software, BlackEnergy 3. Cyberattacks on power grids and other critical infrastructure are not new, but this most recent attack seems...