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by | February 20, 2018 | 20:50

Museum staff noted the missing thumb on January 8 and a special agent from the FBI's Art Crime Team tracked down Rohana days later and showed up at home in Bear, Delaware to question him about the finger, authorities said. "We ask that the United States severely punish the perpetrator", Wu said Monday, according to BBC News , which cited CCTV. "We have lodged a serious protest with them", said Wu Haiyun.

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:48

According to the results posted Monday by Boise State University, 170 political scientists participated in the 2018 Presidents and Executive Politics Presidential Greatness Survey . President Trump scored a mind-boggling 12.34 out of 100. Thus, Lincoln got a rating of 95.03, while Washington got a rating of 92.59. Trump was rated even worse than President Richard Nixon, who came in at No.

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:45

Police in OH say a 7th-grader apparently brought a gun to school and shot himself inside a bathroom. It's unclear if other students were nearby or if the shooting was intentional, WOIO said. All four elementary schools in the district were closed, WKYC reported. Currently, parents and other family members are gathering outside the school to be reunited with their children.

by | February 18, 2018 | 07:41

Jack Fonseca, Campaign Life Coalition senior political strategist, says Brown's entry into the race is "a very bad development for the PC Party". Whoever leads the Progressive Conservatives will spearhead their efforts to defeat Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne and her left-leaning Liberal party in a provincial election in June.

by | February 18, 2018 | 07:18

Senate Majority Leader Peter Wirth, D-Santa Fe, called the bill "a small step" that would lessen but not solve the state's crime problem. They said having many different proposals in one bill could violate a provision in New Mexico law against logrolling, the term for lumping many measures under one law.

by | February 17, 2018 | 02:13

Zuma was set to announce his resignation during the day. Zuma told the nation late on Wednesday that he was standing down after being instructed to do so by the ruling party, the African National Congress. "The Presiding Officers of Parliament once again extend appreciation to all South Africans for their patience, understanding and admirable sense of patriotism during this critical period in our country".

by | February 17, 2018 | 01:52

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Friday said North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies Turkey and the United States would work together in Syria after a spike in tensions over the conflict. Recent relations between the US and Turkey have become more strained. Turkey is against the language of threats in relation to its purchase of the Russian S-400 air defense systems , Mevlut Cavusoglu said.

by | February 16, 2018 | 07:40

North Korea says President Donald Trump's decision to invite a defector from the North to the State of the Union address and Vice President Mike Pence taking the father of Otto Warmbier to the Olympics show the U.S.is "horrified and confused" by Pyongyang's nuclear forces.

by | February 16, 2018 | 07:38

Bannon has put no preconditions on his interviews with Mueller. Donald Trump's former senior adviser Steve Bannon has been accused of "stonewalling" a U.S. Schiff, however, demanded that the committee move to hold Bannon in contempt as soon as possible. "We did not ask him to come in to answer questions about his time as a private citizen - so I think that's clearly a difference between him and Steve Bannon ".

by | February 16, 2018 | 07:38

But on the ice language is the main barrier between friends. "What I think is plausible might be something like the following: North and South Korean officials pre-discuss a number of possible agreements that could be made at a summit, as is normal pre-summit diplomatic practice".

by | February 16, 2018 | 07:37

The Prime Minister called on the youths to exert efforts to maintain peace and stability in the country. Protests erupted in 2016 over political and ethnic marginalization of the Amhara and Oromia people, as well as land seizures and human rights abuses.

by | February 16, 2018 | 07:37

Shortly after, according to the established plan, President Bidhya Devi Bhandari summoned Oli to officially swear at a ceremony that took place at 16:00 local time. Prachanda had resigned on May 24 after a brief stint of nine months, honouring a power sharing understanding with the ruling coalition partner Nepali Congress to hand over the country's leadership to the largest party in Parliament .

by | February 15, 2018 | 03:15

Tamimi, who has been incarcerated for almost two months, appeared to be in good spirits as she entered and whispered across the courtroom to her family. Ahed's mother Narmin was also arrested in December during the overnight raid on their home in the Nabi Saleh village in the West bank. Palestinian Foreign Minister Riad al-Maliki said that Palestinian powers were seeking several frameworks of action to confront the repercussions of the USA decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital ...

by | February 15, 2018 | 03:13

The program will remain as it was on September 4 of a year ago across the country. A recipient of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program and alumnus of Liberty University is pressing Congress to pass legislation protecting Dreamers like himself before the policy expires next month.

by | February 15, 2018 | 02:34

When looking back over the course of NASCAR history, the amalgam of these talents is rare enough that the best comparison I can muster is some combination of two of racing's greatest champions: Larson's the best pure driver I've seen since Dale Earnhardt and the most coolheaded since Jimmie Johnson .

by | February 15, 2018 | 02:10

The conference, which took place in Kuwait , involved donors and investors discussing efforts to rebuild Iraq's economy and infrastructure following the defeat of ISIS jihadists who conquered almost a third of the country. UN agencies UNICEF and UN-Habitat called for urgent investment to restore basic infrastructure and services for children and families. "There may be donor fatigue, but no one today can tell me there isn't money".

by | February 14, 2018 | 20:12

Lieu, California Democrat, said on CNN . "You can call it official, you can call it unofficial, those words don't mean anything to me". "How do you have any job if you have credible allegations of domestic abuse?" said Gowdy, who announced two weeks ago that he was not running for re-election.

by | February 14, 2018 | 19:58

Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats left no doubt Tuesday (Feb. 13) that Russian Federation will continue to use social media and other propaganda tools to influence elections and sew dissent in the US, and that communications networks and government needed to work together to combat that and other threats.

by | February 14, 2018 | 19:56

Rahimi told the court that he does not "harbor hate for anyone". Rahami, prosecutors said, gave inmates copies of terrorist propaganda and jihadist materials, including speeches and lectures by the founder of al-Qaida, Osama bin Laden, and Anwar al-Awlaki, a US-born cleric who inspired attacks on America and was killed in a USA airstrike in September 2011.

by | February 14, 2018 | 19:51

The paintings were revealed Monday at the gallery, which is part of the Smithsonian group of museums. Earlier this week, we were blessed with the Obamas' portraits and everyone had mixed reactions about how unconventional they looked compared to past presidents.

by | February 14, 2018 | 19:52

African National Congress (ANC) general secretary Ace Magashule said on Tuesday that despite "exhaustive discussions", they had failed to agree a timetable for Mr Zuma's departure. Zuma then chose to fight back-and outrageously said he wanted three months' notice and guarantees about his future. President Zuma was expected to stand down today after the party told him to resign yesterday.

by | February 12, 2018 | 02:18

A Foreign Office spokesperson said: "We are providing support to the families of six British visitors involved in a helicopter accident at the Grand Canyon on 10 February, and we are in close contact with the United States emergency services".

by | February 12, 2018 | 02:14

Russian Federation has experienced record snowfall in recent weeks and investigators said they would not rule out poor weather as a possible cause of the disaster. "The crew and passengers had no chance to survive", the source said. The plane reportedly went missing from radars a few minutes after taking off from Domodedovo Airport.

by | February 11, 2018 | 05:43

Bottom line, it plays like a film about nothing - until the end when it's really about something special. He allegedly emerged topless from a toilet cubicle with the intent to kill mid-journey. Astonishingly bad, as you might imagine. "The man is 87-years-old and does 10 bodyweight dips out of nowhere". For middle-school kids like Stone (and many fully matured adults), the tacked-up postering of the bedroom as sanctuary reveals something of adolescent aspiration.

by | February 11, 2018 | 05:37

A day before the FBI's announcement, the El Paso County Medical Examiner had released an autopsy report, citing "blunt injuries of the head as the cause of death", but it did not add any details to the manner of Martinez's death . Culberson County Sheriff Oscar Carillo, who was one of the first responders on the scene, said at the time that there had been an increase in accidents on the heavily trafficked roadway, with truck drivers swerving out of their lanes because of heavy wind drafts.

by | February 11, 2018 | 05:37

The Canadian government is facilitating the sale of 16 helicopters to the Philippines military, which human rights groups have accused of killing civilians and committing other atrocities while waging a war on two rebel groups. I hope that we will never called upon to use arms in their defense or for them. "We are concerned", Jagunos said. But human rights advocates expressed disbelief that Canada was selling the aircraft to the Philippines considering the country's poor human rights ...

by | February 10, 2018 | 10:23

An Israeli army spokesman said it had intercepted an Iranian UAV launched from Syria. "I can confirm that a plane crashed in northern Israel". "The IDF will continue to operate against attempts to infiltrate Israeli airspace and will act with determination to prevent any violations of Israel's sovereignty", an IDF spokesperson said Saturday.

by | February 10, 2018 | 10:23

Salesforce invests $2 billion into its Canadian business, it said on Thursday. Trudeau demurred when asked whether President Donald Trump's immigration enforcement efforts are making the sales pitch easier, pointing to the power of globalism.

by | February 10, 2018 | 10:24

The Senate will vote first on a two-year bipartisan budget deal that would boost spending for the Pentagon and domestic programs by hundreds of billions of dollars, further swelling a federal deficit that was already projected to approach $1 trillion this year.

by | February 09, 2018 | 08:45

Alexanda Amon Kotey and El Shafee Elsheikh , who are now reportedly in the custody of US-backed Kurdish fighters, were a part of a four-member British IS cell led by Mohammed Emwazi who is believed to have beheaded Western hostages, including U.S.

by | February 09, 2018 | 08:43

Pelosi and other top Democrats say they want to force Republicans to agree to legal protections for DREAMers, including the roughly 700,000 immigrants who are in the USA illegally after being brought to the country as children and who are enrolled in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.

by | February 08, 2018 | 01:11

Lucas' mom Courtney Warren told "Today" that she entered her son's photo on a whim, using Gerber's hashtag on Instagram. As the victor, Lucas' family will receive $50,000 and be featured on Gerber's social media through 2018, USA Today reported.

by | February 08, 2018 | 01:06

The Vatican is in favor of a two-state solution to the conflict between Israelis and Palestinians and hopes that both sides reach a consensus on the status of Jerusalem - which houses sacred sites for Muslims, Jews and Christians. He also communicated with the pope that a concrete example of these efforts is the recent renovation of 14 churches and a synagogue in Turkey. While in Istanbul the pope acknowledged that current global crises had made Muslims vulnerable to being stigmatised.

by | February 08, 2018 | 01:09

In a marathon, 24-hour session at the headquarters of Merkel's Christian Democratic Union alongside a tree-lined canal in central Berlin , the chancellor handed key Cabinet posts to the SPD, including the finance ministry her party has held for the last eight years.

by | February 08, 2018 | 01:09

Mohammad Mashal Khan was killed by a mob on his university campus in April 2016 over rumors, which later proved to be unfounded, that he had shared blasphemous content on social media. "Our demand was that all of the suspects should have been convicted..." Among the accused were students, teachers and some officials from the Abdul Wali Khan University, which is named after a secular political leader in northwest Pakistan.