by | October 16, 2018 | 18:33

Police commandos were deployed and the busy railway station was closed off to all passengers and trains. Authorities have also urged the public to upload footage and photographs taken during a hostage-taking situation to an online portal as they search for more clues into the attack.

by | October 16, 2018 | 17:47

Spanish meteorologists were expecting the hurricane to hit there early Sunday. Some weakening is forecast during the next day or so, but Leslie is expected to transition into a powerful post-tropical cyclone by Saturday night, October 13.

by | October 16, 2018 | 17:02

After leaving Australia, the pair will visit Fiji, Tonga, and New Zealand, before traveling home in early November. Not only did we swoon for the Prince, but Daphne Dunne became Australia's most beloved royal fan, a force of nature who'd waited since dawn with an Esky of beer to meet her idol.

by | October 15, 2018 | 01:35

Hurricane Michael's assault on the Florida Panhandle left nothing more than empty foundations and heaps of rubble in some parts of the small towns it crashed into with near-record force. A day later, the beach town remained had to reach by land, with roads covered by fallen trees, power lines and other debris. In the hours before landfall, Michael continued intensifying rapidly and reached peak wind speeds of 155 mph, just 2 mph lower than Category 5 status, as the storm approached the ...

by | October 15, 2018 | 01:29

Mr Trump has forged closer ties with Saudi Arabia and is under global and domestic pressure to help determine what happened to Khashoggi and punish Saudi Arabia if investigations show its Government had him killed. Tim Kaine, a Democratic Senator from the USA state of Virginia, said Khashoggi's disappearance is personal to him since the Saudi journalist had been living in the state.

by | October 13, 2018 | 05:16

The pope wrote a letter acclaiming Wuerl's "nobility" for resigning and saying that Wuerl's actions in Pittsburgh were justifiable mistakes instead of coverups of crime. Wuerl was born in Pittsburgh, attended Catholic University and received a doctorate in theology from the University of Saint Thomas in Rome. He joined the priesthood in 1966, was ordained a bishop by Pope John Paul II in 1986, and served briefly as auxiliary bishop in Seattle before going to Pittsburgh.

by | October 13, 2018 | 05:06

In March, China set a target of "around 6.5%" growth for 2018, but a campaign to curb debt growth and cut down on financial risks has seen key economic indicators, such as infrastructure investment expansion, fall to record lows. Asad Umar will meet International Monetary Fund officials on the sidelines of the meeting, where he will discuss the challenges confronting the Pakistani economy and the proposed International Monetary Fund loan programme.

by | October 13, 2018 | 01:45

The court ruled he should be freed taking into account time served and his good conduct in the trial. Brunson's lawyer took the case to Turkey's highest court last week seeking his release from house arrest . "And may God protect and give peace to our other brothers and sisters in Christ who continue to endure hardships and severe persecution around the world due to their faith in Him".

by | October 12, 2018 | 00:52

The disappearance of Khashoggi , previously a prominent newspaper editor in Saudi Arabia and an adviser to its former head of intelligence, has sparked global concern, particularly after Turkish sources said over the weekend that authorities believed he was killed inside the consulate.

by | October 12, 2018 | 00:28

The third storm of the 18/19 season is set to bring heavy downpours and strong gales to the country, with yellow weather warnings now in place in some areas. After the worst of the wind has swept the country, the tail-end of Hurricane Leslie will bring rainfall, raising the prospect of coastal and river flooding.

by | October 10, 2018 | 09:59

United States president Donald Trump applauded the country's first lady for "doing a tremendous job of representing our country" on her first global solo trip, that took her to the African nations of Ghana, Malawi, Kenya and Egypt . Of course, this isn't the first time Melania has stepped out in a controversial look. "She's still largely a mystery to the American people because she maintains her largely low profile", said Katherine Jellison, who studies first ladies at Ohio University.

by | October 10, 2018 | 09:41

Ramaphosa said Mboweni, the former Governor of the Reserve Bank, brings in much-needed leadership. "I deeply regret these lapses and beg your forgiveness". This revelation at the state capture inquiry raised serious questions about Nene's credibility, particularly whether the Guptas had any role in his previous Cabinet deployments and whether he at any stage had acted under their instruction.

by | October 10, 2018 | 09:25

The UNC-Chapel Hill community are also submitting signatures through a more secure Google form. Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh swore in at the White House Monday evening. Diane Russell, a Democratic activist, said Collins voted to "betray ME women and ME survivors" by ignoring their stories. We don't really need to listen to her.

by | October 10, 2018 | 07:09

Trump tweeted Monday morning about the "big announcement" with Haley in the Oval Office. Haley reported owing between $500,000 and $1 million on financial disclosures filed as part of her nomination to be USA ambassador to the United Nations.

by | October 09, 2018 | 11:55

That rate is four times the national average. The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) reported on Monday evening there were no apparent skid marks before a limousine barreled through an intersection and crashed into a parked vehicle, killing 20 people in upstate NY at the weekend.

by | October 09, 2018 | 11:31

Bolsonaro almost won the presidency in Sunday's first-round vote, taking 46 percent of votes against Haddad's 29 percent. That means he will have to duke it out on October 28 with left-wing candidate Fernando Haddad , who came in second at 29 percent.

by | October 09, 2018 | 05:56

Following the vote, millions of people sounded off on social media, including WKYC viewers, OH politicians, and national celebrities. If the FBI investigation concludes that Brett Kavanaugh probably did sexually assault classmates as an adolescent, should this disqualify him for the Supreme Court? He said he thinks the week-long delay as the FBI investigated sexual misconduct allegations against Mr Kavanaugh was something positive.

by | October 09, 2018 | 04:55

Mr Kavanaugh said he was not changed by a "contentious and emotional" battle over his confirmation to the nation's highest court, which was imperiled by sexual misconduct allegations . The new justice's four clerks all are women, the first time that has happened. Trump said the mere mention of impeaching a Supreme Court justice who "is a top scholar, a top student, a top intellect, and who did nothing wrong" should galvanize support for Republican candidates on the ballot.

by | October 08, 2018 | 12:46

The French rescuers said on their Facebook page that 40 people, including six workers, were still missing there. More than 1,400 people were killed in last Friday's natural disaster and tsunami. Indonesian Muslims pray for quake and tsunami victims at the devastated Talise beach in Palu , Central Sulawesi, Indonesia, 05 October 2018. He said a multinational operation to fly aid supplies to disaster zones has been staged out of Balikpapan - a port city 380km west of Palu .

by | October 08, 2018 | 11:48

Interpol said South Korean national Kim Jong Yang would becomes its acting president, while it would appoint a new president at a 18-21 November meeting of the organisation in Dubai. She kept her back turned to the reporters present, and refused to be photographed out of fear for her safety. Meng Hongwei poses during a visit to the headquarters of International Police Organization in Lyon, France , in May.

by | October 08, 2018 | 11:46

People on Twitter agree with Bennett's sentiment - suggesting that it's likely a result of her distance from her husband and the controversy surrounding his Supreme Court nominee . Trump told U.S. Embassy employees at a gathering at the U.S. ambassador's residence. The first lady donated more "Be Best"-themed items there, including chalk for teachers and soccer balls with the White House logo".

by | October 08, 2018 | 10:32

He also commended the role played by Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike towards ensuring a successful convention of the PDP in Port Harcourt. Meanwhile, former President Goodluck Jonathan while speaking on the occasion expressed hope in PDP with the return of Senate President, Bukola Saraki and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon.

by | October 08, 2018 | 10:30

Kim and Pompeo met for about two hours, and then had lunch together at the Paekhwawon, or 100 Flowers Garden, a prestigious state guesthouse, for another hour and a half, according to a pool report. "We continue to make progress on agreements made at Singapore Summit". " He wrote me lovely letters, and they're great letters", Trump said. President Trump sends his regards.

by | October 08, 2018 | 08:04

Republicans hold a bare 51-49 majority in the Senate. Democrats paraded to a almost empty Senate chamber overnight and into Saturday to lambaste the nominee. House seat that Gianforte now occupies. Hundreds of other demonstrators watched from behind barricades. Murkowski called her decision, which she quietly announced in the chamber after other swing votes had announced they would vote in favor of Kavanaugh, "the most hard evaluation of a decision that I've ever had to make".

by | October 07, 2018 | 14:56

Khashoggi has been killed at the consulate of Saudi Arabia in Istanbul ". Prince Mohammed said in an interview with Bloomberg published Friday that the journalist had left the consulate and Turkish authorities could search the building, which is Saudi sovereign territory.

by | October 07, 2018 | 14:39

Kim, a North Korea regime insider who has met with U.S. President Donald Trump at the White House, is a former military intelligence chief who could have been responsible for the attack on the Cheonan that killed almost 50 South Koreans on board.

by | October 07, 2018 | 12:45

The former justice's political views have veered even further left during his retirement. Two senators crossed party lines, with Republican Sen. Steve Daines (R-Mont.), a "yes" vote, does not have to skip his daughter's wedding. Kavanaugh showed his committee that he was biased, according to Stevens, and for that reason he's not qualified to be a Supreme Court justice. "His performance at the hearings changed my mind", said Stevens at an event Thursday in Boca Raton .

by | October 07, 2018 | 11:00

Susan Collins on Friday was dubbed a "rape apologist" by a women's activist group amid her decision to support the confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh . "And my heart goes out to anyone who has experienced any type of sexual assault in their life". Several recent polls show that Republican enthusiasm about voting, which had lagged behind Democrats, jumped after a contentious Senate Judiciary Committee hearing last week.

by | October 07, 2018 | 08:14

Van Dyke, who was also found guilty of 16 counts of aggravated battery, sat impassively, with his shoulders slumped, as the verdicts were read Friday. Miller said this could help Van Dyke's case for an appeal. The diverse panel - seven white, one black, three Hispanic, and one Asian - began their deliberations Thursday afternoon on a case that rankled the Windy City after video of the shooting was made public.

by | October 07, 2018 | 00:49

India has signed more than $15 billion in U.S. defence contracts since 2008, including for C-130J and C-17 transport aircraft, P-8I maritime patrol aircraft, Harpoon missiles and Ap ache and Chinook helicopters. Putin, 65, and Modi, 68, are also set to discuss a possible second Russian-built nuclear power plant. India's purchasing of the Russian weapons system effectively forces the Trump administration to choose between punishing Delhi - and destroy the fledgling defense relationship - or ...

by | October 05, 2018 | 13:54

Ms Rosmah smiled and shook hands with officers of the anti-graft agency as she arrived at its headquarters, but made no comment to reporters. On Sept 26, Rosmah was questioned by the MACC for nearly 13 hours. Rosmah is expected to be charged in the Kuala Lumpur Sessions Court at 8am tomorrow. Najib was said to have been taken into the building not through the main entrance.

by | October 05, 2018 | 13:45

Navy in the South China Sea , wherever global law allows, and to censure China for luring away three of Taiwan's Latin American allies. The announcement of Pompeo's trip to Beijing came as the Agence France-Presse (AFP) agency that the ongoing trade dispute between the USA and China has triggered military tensions between the two nations.

by | October 04, 2018 | 14:44

We let him go. "This would potentially be an anomalous situation, wherein the USA would place both India and China in the same "sanctions" basket - unlikely bed-fellows indeed". There are also the reports that India will also sign one more deal during the visit and might purchase four frigates from Russian Federation. Modi and Putin are also expected to explore ways to further deepen cooperation between the two countries in a number of sectors including trade, investment, connectivity, ...

by | October 04, 2018 | 13:57

She said: "Our mission as Conservatives must be to show them we can build an economy that does". May has been mocked by people on the internet since she flashed her robotic dancing skills during a state visit to Kenya . Her speech was aimed at providing an upbeat vision for Britain post-Brexit - and after eight years of austerity. Well, she's been at it again, having been seen jiving awkwardly onto the stage at the Tory Party Conference today.

by | October 04, 2018 | 08:32

At an event on Tuesday, Ms Clinton scoffed: "Boy, I'll tell you, they give us a lot of credit". And speaking at an event hosted by The Atlantic magazine, Trump ally Senator Lindsey Graham of SC said he "didn't particularly like" the president's remarks, adding, "I would tell him, knock it off".