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by | August 31, 2018 | 19:40

A tank from the Al-Qaeda-linked Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham fires a shot in the city of Idlib . That attack prompted the U.S.to carry out a rare strike against a Syrian military installation. Moscow's defence ministry said it will deploy 25 ships, including a Marshall Ustinov missile cruiser and 30 jets, for the exercises, which focus on anti-air and anti-submarine defence.

by | August 31, 2018 | 18:04

The Los Angeles Greyhound bus had originally departed from St. Louis and had just made a stop in Albuquerque prior to the crash, the company said. "We are fully cooperating with local authorities and will also complete an investigation of our own", Greyhound spokeswoman Crystal Booker said in a statement.

by | August 31, 2018 | 17:26

And through the lens of today's era of partisanship, their friendship makes little sense. The president also acknowledged his differences with McCain , saying they'd had their "disagreements and they were very strong disagreements". Biden lamented the decline of bipartisanship in the Senate. Ducey has said he will wait until after McCain's burial to name a successor to fill the Senate seat through 2020.

by | August 31, 2018 | 13:51

The man had made suicidal threats and comments and is believed to have taken his own life. As for the woman in the video , whose identity is known to authorities but not released publicly because she is a domestic-violence victim, she was apparently safe by the time authorities encouraged the spread of the video .

by | August 30, 2018 | 18:56

But due to rules imposed by France, French fishermen are only permitted to fish for scallops between 1 October and 15 May. The UK government insisted the British vessels are "legally entitled to fish" in the area and they are in contact with the French government to encourage "meaningful dialogue" to prevent further violence.

by | August 30, 2018 | 15:04

Kim has instructed officials to seek partnerships with countries such as South Korea and France, according to a South Korean broker with knowledge of the matter and a senior North Korean diplomat. Mattis did say his department will work very closely with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo toward the goal of ridding the Korean Peninsula of nuclear weapons .

by | August 28, 2018 | 15:42

For years, his employer said the young man from Mexico presented himself as a legal USA resident and reliable worker at a family dairy farm in small town Iowa. Tibbetts was reported missing from her hometown in the eastern Iowa city of Brooklyn in July 2018. Yarrabee Farms, owned by a well-known family in Iowa ag, initially said they had gone through the proper legal channels to hire Rivera.

by | August 28, 2018 | 15:02

Archbishop Theodore McCarrick's sexual abuse. Pope Francis says he "will not say a single word" on a former archbishop's call for him to resign over his handling of sexual abuse allegations against a prominent cardinal in 2013. The pope accepted the resignation of McCarrick, now 88, in July, making him just the second cardinal ever to lose his status. He had "begged for God's forgiveness" for past clerical abuse scandals during his landmark trip to Ireland, where they have badly ...

by | August 28, 2018 | 13:52

He died on Saturday afternoon with his wife Cindy and other family members at his bedside. "With the senator when he passed were his wife Cindy and their family", his office said in a statement . Senator Kirsten Gillibrand , D-N.Y., said that, "We will never forget the unparalleled courage, heart and service of John McCain ". From overseas, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said McCain's "lifetime of public service" was "an inspiration to millions", while Israeli Prime ...

by | August 28, 2018 | 13:46

President Donald Trump , who once criticised McCain for being taken prisoner during the Vietnam War, said his "deepest sympathies and respect" went out to McCain's family. "I've said again and again to pray for Senator McCain & his family", Ward wrote. McCain was most critical of Trump's warm relationship with Russian President Vladimir Putin, whom McCain called "a tyrant".

by | August 28, 2018 | 13:15

Both played the game Madden competitively, according to their player profiles on EA Sports , the maker of the franchise. "No outstanding suspects", Jacksonville Sheriff Mike Williams said at a news conference. A competitor at Sunday's tournament told the LA Times on Sunday that the shooter was a participant who had been disqualified earlier in the day, but authorities have not confirmed the testimony.

by | August 28, 2018 | 10:44

Privately, several officials told me they consider the entire North Korea diplomatic engagement a low-probability effort because they doubt Kim Jong Un has actually made the decision to denuclearize. "I look forward to seeing him soon!" It provided a similar readout of Pompeo's call with Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono. And to think that immediately after that meet-up, Donald Trump proudly proclaimed the nuclear threat from North Korea to be.

by | August 28, 2018 | 08:52

Mathias Cormann, a party powerbroker who backed Mr Dutton, retained his finance portfolio. Julie Bishop's colleagues say she left her run for the Liberal leadership a bit late and deny the outgoing foreign minister was the victim of a "dirty tricks" campaign.

by | August 27, 2018 | 21:39

After an eruption of intense violence last August, hundreds of thousands of Rohingya, members of a Muslim minority group, fled Buddhist-majority Myanmar to escape horrific massacres, mass rapes and the torching of their villages. But in a trial that has commanded an global spotlight and is widely seen as a litmus test for the civilian government's relationship with the press, the delay was widely perceived to have political motivations, especially as the decision comes on the eve of the U.N.

by | August 27, 2018 | 19:38

As many reporters noticed Monday morning, the flags atop the White House that were lowered to half staff on Saturday out of respect for Sen. PHOTO: Camera shot facing south over the White House - you can see the flag at the WH at full staff while the flags surrounding the Washington Monument are lowered as of 5:13 am on Aug, 27, 2018.

by | August 27, 2018 | 19:06

The company stated that the circumstances pertaining to the deaths of the Mrs. Cooper and Mr. Omerod remain unclear but that it had received reports of "a raised level of illness among guests, " according to AP. "The food is just disgusting, it's under-cooked". "We will be contacting those customers due to travel to the Steigenberger Aqua Magic Hotel in Hurghada in the next four weeks to offer alternative holiday options ".

by | August 27, 2018 | 18:58

The global eSports market is expected to be worth $905.6 million in 2018, according to eSports specialist Newzoo , a 38 percent increase on 2017. Participants had gathered at the Jacksonville Landing Complex, an open-air marketplace with stores, bars and restaurants along the St.

by | August 27, 2018 | 17:10

McCain's death prompted an avalanche of remembrances from Republicans and Democrats on the senator's two-decade long Navy career and 35 years in Congress. German Chancellor Angela Merkel called McCain "a tireless fighter for a strong trans-Atlantic alliance; his significance went well beyond his own country".

by | August 26, 2018 | 14:29

Meanwhile, the fire situation in B.C. shows no sign of improving. Poor air quality means certain people are especially at risk, including children, seniors and people with lung or cardiovascular diseases like asthma or COPD. There is no sign of a let up in the weather conditions contributing to the spread of fire. In the United States, smoke from wildfires also clogged the sky across the west, blotting out mountains and city skylines from OR to Colorado, delaying flights and forcing ...

by | August 26, 2018 | 14:07

It has been reported by RTÉ News that there was an apology from the Pope, alongside a recognition of the hurt and suffering of the survivors. The speech came after a private meeting with Taoiseach Leo Varadkar , and later the Irish premier urged the Pope to "listen to the victims" in his own address at Dublin Castle.

by | August 24, 2018 | 04:42

A tweet from South Africa's official government account rejected the comment, saying the tweet "seeks to divide our nation". Carlson claimed that South African president Cyril Ramaphosa had begun "seizing land from his own citizens because they are the wrong skin color", and complained that the Trump administration had not weighed in on the issue.

by | August 24, 2018 | 03:50

France remains on high alert after a string of jihadist attacks since 2015 that have claimed the lives of 246 people. He then hid inside a house on a quiet street. The attacker, who has not been identified, shouted "Allahu akbar" (God is great), according to French TV station BFM. Cops said the individual - in his thirties - closed himself off in a pavilion armed with knives.

by | August 24, 2018 | 03:32

USA officials are concerned that not only Russian Federation but also China, Iran and North Korea will try to meddle in this fall's midterm elections, national security adviser John Bolton said Sunday. General Assembly next month. "This is my last opportunity to meet my nephew", said Lee Kwan-joo, 93, who was born in Pyongyang and came to South Korea after beingseparated from his older brother during the war.

by | August 24, 2018 | 02:43

Rivera is charged with 1st degree murder in connection with the death of the 20-year-old University of Iowa student, who was last seen jogging in Brooklyn, Iowa on July 18th. Rahn said that investigators had talked to hundreds of people and received more than 4,000 tips, but the break in the case came within the last two weeks when they found someone with a security camera system while canvassing a neighborhood.

by | August 21, 2018 | 14:56

But Kerala isn't losing hope. "The existing guidelines of State Disaster Response Fund (SDRF)/ National Disaster Response Fund (NDRF), do not contemplate declaring a disaster as a National Calamity", he had said. The state government is submitting a comprehensive plan to this effect. Hussain said that the group has coordinated with the state's health secretary to send volunteers from its medical faculty, which includes doctors and paramedics, to relief camps.

by | August 21, 2018 | 14:15

In the court filing , Mueller wrote that Papadopoulos' "lies negatively affected the FBI's Russian Federation investigation" and his "lies were not momentarily lapses". "Had the defendant told the Federal Bureau of Investigation the truth when he was interviewed in January 2017, the Federal Bureau of Investigation could have quickly taken numerous investigative steps to help determine, for example, how and where the Professor obtained the information, why the Professor provided the ...

by | August 21, 2018 | 08:46

Abdul Rahman Aqtash, police chief in neighboring Takhar province, said the passengers were from Badakhshan and Takhar provinces and were traveling to the capital, Kabul . Calling for the truce on Sunday, Ghani said "the ceasefire should be observed from both sides, and its continuation and duration also depend on the Taliban's stand".

by | August 21, 2018 | 06:13

The report states Trump incorrectly believed McGahn would act in the same manner as a personal lawyer would and defend his interests to investigators, but McGahn instead gave "a mix of information both potentially damaging and favorable to the president", including details of how Trump attempted to control the investigation .

by | August 19, 2018 | 20:20

The grand jury report outlines in graphic detail allegations of child sex abuse in six Roman Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania, including the diocese of Pittsburgh . The report is still the subject of an ongoing legal battle, with redactions shielding the identities of some current and former clergy named in the report while the state Supreme Court weighs their arguments that its wrongful accusations against them violates their constitutional rights.

by | August 19, 2018 | 20:18

Ghanis says that in "this terrorist bombing once again, the terrorists martyred and wounded the innocent" - students attending a training class in a Shiite neighborhood of Kabul . Azam said that one Army helicopter brought Chinese Camp "three sacks of rice" on August 3, one day after the ISIS captives were taken to Kabul. The casualties were taken to a hospital.

by | August 19, 2018 | 19:51

Chris Watts , 33, allegedly admitted Wednesday to killing his wife, Shanann , 34, and daughters, Bella , 4, and Celeste , 3. Chris Watts reported them as missing after suggesting they went to visit a friend and never returned. He is being held at the Weld County jail, north of Denver. Authorities have not revealed a possible motive or other details in the case. A judge sealed the arrest affidavit, which might have provided that information.

by | August 19, 2018 | 16:30

Austria's Foreign Minister Karin Kneissl dances with Russia's President Vladimir Putin at her wedding in Gamlitz, Austria, August 18, 2018. Putin warmly greeted the bride, giving her a lovely bouquet of yellow and white flowers, according to Russian state news agency Tass.

by | August 19, 2018 | 16:24

Heavy rains since August 8 have triggered floods and landslides and caused homes and bridges to collapse across Kerala, a famously picturesque state known for its quiet tropical backwaters and handsome beaches. With heavy rains stopping after a week, rescuers moved quickly to take those marooned by floods to 1,500 state-run camps. According to India's weather bureau, since the beginning of June, more than 321cm of rain has fallen on the hilly central district of Idukki, which is now ...

by | August 17, 2018 | 20:39

He did not respond to reporters' questions when he was escorted into the courtroom Thursday. "She wasn't here. The kids weren't here". "I wouldn't go as far as to say it's being offered up or negotiated, but certainly law enforcement will be advising him that his participation would at least be some form of mitigation under the circumstances".

by | August 17, 2018 | 19:25

Manafort's legal team have asked for the charges to be thrown out, claiming in a court filing on Monday that prosecutors under U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller failed to show the necessary willfulness to break the law. During testimony, Gates was also forced to admit embezzling hundreds of thousands of dollars from Manafort and conducting an extramarital affair. When Manafort changed the terms of a proposed loan, the bank's president wanted to reject it but was overruled by Calk, Brennan ...