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October 17, 2018 2:07 AM Uber driver kidnapped and groped a woman, prosecutors say. Then she was billed $1,047

“What’s been reported is horrible and something no person should go through,” the company said. “As soon as we became aware, we immediately removed this individual’s access to the platform.” The company said Parmar was blocked from the Uber app in February and had not provided a trip on Uber’s platform since then. Uber also said the woman’s fare was refunded 6

October 16, 2018 6:04 PM Ethiopia’s new Cabinet made up of 50 per cent women

ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA—Ethiopia’s new Cabinet is now a record 50 per cent female, including the country’s first woman defence minister, after lawmakers on Tuesday unanimously approved the nominations put forward by reformist Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. “Our women ministers will disprove the old adage that women can’t lead,” Abiy said while presenting his choices 9

October 12, 2018 2:50 PM Two men charged with first-degree murder in slaying of Quebec college student

MONTREAL—Two men are facing first-degree murder charges in the slaying of a 19-year-old Quebec woman whose death may be linked to the discovery of two more bodies, provincial police said Friday. Rene Kegle, 38, and Francis Martel, 31 — both from Quebec’s Mauricie region — appeared in court in Trois-Rivieres late Friday in connection with the killing 10

October 12, 2018 12:18 PM Wildlife ranger killed by crocodile in northern Australia

Her body was recovered hours later less than 1 kilometre from where she was taken by the crocodile, Northern Territory Police Commander Tony Fuller said. Local wildlife rangers killed the crocodile. “She was with the group ... and the group noticed her missing,” Fuller told Australian Broadcasting Corp. “They heard some splashing. The bucket that she was carrying 11

October 10, 2018 3:15 PM Woman who spent $21 million at Harrods fights U.K. order to explain source of her wealth

Hajiyeva’s husband, former International Bank of Azerbaijan chairman Jahangir Hajiyev, was sentenced to 15 years in jail in his home country in 2016 for fraud and embezzlement. The case marks Britain’s first use of Unexplained Wealth Orders, introduced this year in a bid to curb London’s status as a haven for ill-gotten gains. The orders allow authorities 11

October 9, 2018 8:16 PM Nova Scotia university reassures students after allegations of mishandled assault case

The email was shared with students on Monday as a Canadian Press story about a Toronto-area woman’s experience reporting an alleged sexual assault to the university emerged. St. F.X. swiftly launched an investigation after the woman came forward and found the accused responsible, but then quietly set aside its decision to suspend him for the next academic 9

October 8, 2018 4:45 PM ‘What are you afraid of?’: Quebec teachers decry proposed religious symbol ban

Like Kaur, Namarta Malhi believes politicians are trying to create a problem where none exists. Both say they’ve grown up in the province, learned French, and have always felt like they belonged in Quebec society. “There has never been a case, to my knowledge, when an authority figure is not performing a task properly because they have this thing on their 9

October 7, 2018 11:30 AM Tabloids: Meghan’s a rule breaker, wave maker, chance taker

Cover: Finally! A week-late account of how Meghan shut her own car door. Dearest readers, please remember this mostly pleasant article that brags about how down-to-earth she is, because in a month, Star will have an exposé about how the duchess is a spoiled rotten brat who’s spending the Queen’s money like water. The ciiiiiiircle of liiiiiife! More like McStingy 9

October 4, 2018 4:53 AM Ex-rap mogul ‘Suge’ Knight set to get 28 years in prison

Knight had felony convictions for armed robbery and assault. He lost control of Death Row after it was forced into bankruptcy. In January 2015, he got into a fight with a longtime rival, Cle “Bone” Sloan, a consultant on the N.W.A. biopic “Straight Outta Compton.” In a moment captured on surveillance video, Knight backed his truck into Sloan, who was injured 14

October 3, 2018 1:50 PM Brooks Koepka ‘heartbroken’ over wounded fan

The 28-year-old American, the U.S. Open and PGA Championship winner, said Wednesday he was heartbroken to hear a woman struck by his tee shot at the Ryder Cup last week might lose vision in her right eye. Koepka’s wild shot on the sixth hole at Le Golf National hit Corine Remande in the head. According to French media reports, doctors say she has lost sight 9