Asia to Africa, ‘7 Billionth’ Babies Celebrated
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — At a crowded public hospital, Seun Dupe’s twin boys squirm underneath a bundled-up mosquito net as they share the same bassinet. Already they are part of the swelling tide of history, as the U.N. on Monday marked the world population reaching 7 billion amid fears of how the planet will cope. That strain is already apparent at Lagos Island Maternity Hospital, where the droning roar of a generator could be heard throughout ...
Juvenile charged with robbing woman of ATM card
SPARKS — A 17-year-old male has been arrested for robbing a 64-year-old woman at a bank. At 4:40 p.m. Wednesday, Sparks police officers responded to the Wells Fargo Bank at 2105 Oddie Blvd. on a report of a robbery. Officers met with the victim, who told them that she had been withdrawing cash from the ATM at the bank when she was approached by a man who grabbed the ATM card from her and attempted to take the cash she had just withdrawn. The v...