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by | August 25, 2017 | 01:26

The Asian financial centre's normally bustling streets were eerily quiet after the stock market was forced to suspend trading. "Indeed, this was the first level 10 warning issued for the city since Vicente in 2012, and only the 15th in more than seven decades stretching back to 1946", he said.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:24

The decapitated , limbless torso was discovered in Koge Bay on Monday by a passing cyclist and DNA was compared to genetic material from relatives of Ms Wall . 23, 2017. The deep-sea mystery began when Wall's boyfriend told police that the 40-ton, 60-foot-long Nautilus had not returned form a test run. Police say they believe Madsen deliberately scuttled the submarine.

by | August 24, 2017 | 02:31

Phillips argues that the government didn't mean for its warrant to be so broad but didn't have any way of knowing how much information DreamHost had - including the millions of IP logs, as well as draft blog posts and email messages of the site owners - until the company spoke up and complained about the over-broadness of the warrant.

by | August 24, 2017 | 02:27

Buoyed by his redemptive victory earlier in the 200m butterfly , Quah hammered away in the water as the seconds ticked away - and by the time he finally touched the wall, a new SEA Games record was born. Malaysia took the lead again before the break but will count themselves lucky to do so after Adib Zainudin's cross took a deflection before going past custodian Paseuth Saymanolinh.

by | August 24, 2017 | 02:04

For owners of the eyewear, we hope that you did not just take them off and litter the place where you watched the total solar eclipse . He is also collecting used glasses to send to Astronomers Without Borders , a nationwide organization that plans to send eclipse glasses to South America and Asia for a solar eclipse in 2019.

by | August 23, 2017 | 00:41

Law enforcement officials estimated that almost 40,000 demonstrators attended the rally. Counter protesters were reportedly heard yelling, "F**k you racist!" and, "Get the f**k out of our f**king town", at the proud Trump supporter as he marched through demonstrators.

by | August 23, 2017 | 00:39

Flake has become the poster child for Republicans who buck the president's agenda and feel his wrath on Twitter . Trump told Fox News earlier this month that he was " seriously considering " a pardon for Arpaio. It was Arizona senator John McCain who cast the vote that derailed Trump's effort to repeal the health care law. Scarpinato said in a statement that he's focused on working with law enforcement to ensure a safe event in downtown Phoenix for all involved.

by | August 23, 2017 | 00:40

E.T. on the evening of August 23. The Powerball jackpot surged to $700 million on Tuesday ahead of Wednesday night's drawing , making it the second-largest in USA history. The Powerball jackpot has jumped by $50 million to $700 million, making it the second largest in US lottery history, according to lottery officials.

by | August 22, 2017 | 00:46

Earlier on July, the Moudgil while serving as DIG Prisons in a four-page report, had said that a special kitchen was functioning in the jail for Sasikala. Though it is unclear when the footage was taken and which portion of the jail it is from, the video has raised questions on whether Sasikala and Ilavarasi had left the Central Prison in connivance with prison officials.

by | August 22, 2017 | 00:45

The annual drills antagonize Pyongyang, which sees them as practice for an invasion . The media in the Communist state yesterday described the teachings as "reckless" action, which could lead to a nuclear war. Mattis also made clear the US' willingness to use force if North Korea steps out of line. Unlike the March exercise, UFG doesn't include live fire drills and happens concurrently with drills by local governments and civil servants to prepare South Korea's civil defenses.

by | August 22, 2017 | 00:44

Shooting into the sky may seem a bit outlandish today, but in Cambodia in 1995, soldiers reportedly "shot into the air to scare the mythic dragon from the sky", according to the Almanac. Storm chances should no longer pose a threat after 1:30 or 2:00 p.m. - A flood warning for Butler, Seward and Saline Counties in eastern Nebraska due to recent, heavy rains.

by | August 22, 2017 | 00:42

The 19-year-old attacker's name is reportedly Artur Gadzhiev, who comes from a family originally from the southern Russian Republic of Dagestan, various Russian media speculated citing local investigative officials. But local news agency, Surgut Inter Novosti, suggested the violent attack was larger than the authorities had initially revealed. Russia's Tass new agency reports the man likely had a psychiatric disorder.

by | August 22, 2017 | 00:45

Staff reductions have already begun, according to USA embassy officials. The move, which will hit Russian business travellers, tourists and students, was the latest in a series of bilateral measures that have driven relations to a new post-Cold War low, thwarting hopes on both sides that they might improve after U.S.

by | August 22, 2017 | 00:41

Cornell-Duranleau was stabbed more than 40 times, so "savagely murdered ", according to police, that the blade of one of the two knives believed to have been used in the attack was broken. "I consider you to be a flight risk, both of you". One day before the murder, Lathem put Warren up in a hotel near his high-rise condo, where Cornell-Duranleau was later found dead, the prosecutor said.

by | August 20, 2017 | 00:43

Gulen, has however, denied the accusations. Erdogan's remarks are the latest in an ongoing spat between Ankara and Berlin, which spilled over after the botched military coup which took place in Turkey in 2016. "Give necessary support to political parties that do not engage in enmity against Turkey", he added. His aim is "to hurt German democracy", charged Karaborklu.

by | August 20, 2017 | 00:44

Both officers were recovering Saturday morning and expected to survive, the sheriff's office said. Sergeant Sam Howard was critically injured and Officer Matthew Baxter was killed. The person responsible for the shooting is dead, according to the Sheriff's Office. Two sheriffs deputies were shot and wounded in Jacksonville, Fla., as they responded to a report of an attempted suicide, and two state troopers in southwestern Pennsylvania shot and killed a suspect after they themselves ...

by | August 20, 2017 | 00:40

An 18-year-old Moroccan is being charged with the crime, police said in a statement on Saturday. The tabloid Ilta-Sanomat reports that one man and five women were injured, including a woman pushing a stroller. A journalist saw the whole episode whose name is Wali Hashi, told during an interview that a group of people chased the accused man, who was yelling "God is great" in Arabic.

by | August 20, 2017 | 00:32

When asked about reports that the KKK planned to attend Saturday's rally, Walsh said "they need to get the hell out of Boston ". The alt-right event comes just one week after the so-called "Unite the Right" rally in Charlottesville, Virginia which culminated in violence perpetrated by white supremacists, leaving one woman-Heather Heyer-dead and many more injured.

by | August 19, 2017 | 06:49

Trump promised the USA military was "locked and loaded" to launch a strike on North Korea . "The alternative would have been both catastrophic and unacceptable!" The North Korean leader " said that the US imperialists put their own necks into the noose through their reckless military confrontation racket, adding that he would watch a little longer the conduct of the foolish and stupid Yankees", the ambassador told Guterres.

by | August 19, 2017 | 06:42

JEFFERSON CITY , Mo. (AP) - A Missouri lawmaker who temporarily posted a Facebook comment expressing hope that President Donald Trump would be assassinated could face an effort to remove her from office. Chappelle-Nadal eventually deleted the post. We know that there is a huge difference between saying that someone hopes Donald Trump is assassinated and someone calling for his assassination.

by | August 17, 2017 | 12:35

The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations has said Iran is trying to "hold the world hostage" by warning that it might abandon the 2015 nuclear agreement because of continued U.S. "Iran can always, and especially in hard times, consider Austria its reliable partner", Scholz said after presenting his credentials to Rouhani , adding that Vienna supports Tehran's global policy.

by | August 16, 2017 | 15:28

According to reports , the Chinese soldiers attempted to enter India from two sides - Finger Four and Finger Five - twice between 6 am and 9 am yesterday. Personnel from both sides received some injuries in stone-pelting. The Chinese side is committed to peace and tranquillity of the China-India border.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:26

Responding to a series of questions on North Korea, the CIA Director said the Trump Administration has done a fine job of not drawing red lines that it is "not prepared to" enforce. The US and South Korean militaries are about to conduct another round of joint war games that will again fuel tensions on the Korean Peninsula. "As a military leader, I have to make sure that the [US] president does have viable military options in the event that the diplomatic and economic pressurization campaign ...

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:29

Joe Dunford will visit South Korea, China and Japan. Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Joseph Dunford arrived at the Osan Air Base, and is scheduled to meet with the leaders of US Forces Korea and South Korea President Moon Jae-in, reports CNN.

by | August 13, 2017 | 00:55

These sort of professional media meetups are typically musty affairs with awkward smalltalk and cash bars. Manigault's inclusion on the panel, which reportedly drew a standing-room only audience, that discussed issues like police brutality caused plenty of controversy before it even started.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:24

Raila Odinga is refusing to accept his likely loss in the 8 August presidential election , as he did in 1997, 2007 and 2013, because he claims the vote has been rigged against him. "We don't want to fight", said driver Evans Omondi, 28, wearing a polo shirt and jeans. The opposition calls the vote a "charade" and says going to court to challenge it isn't an option.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:25

A hospital spokeswoman told the Union Leader that staff and patients began complaining of dizziness and nausea around 11:15 a.m. "At this time we still have not been able to identify the cause, but obviously we're working diligently to do that", Vasapolli said.

by | August 11, 2017 | 00:25

The defamation lawsuit seeks $50 million in damages for 'the defendant's efforts to injure the plaintiff's reputation through the intentional and/or highly reckless publication of actionable false and misleading statements about the plaintiff's conduct and character.

by | August 11, 2017 | 00:24

Lottery players will have two shots at winning a huge jackpot this weekend. The drawing for the whopping jackpot will be held on Friday and would be the largest since July 8, 2016. The combined jackpots for this week's Mega Millions and Powerball drawings stands at a combined annuity value of $738 million, according to Pennsylvania Lottery officials.

by | August 10, 2017 | 00:22

Trump, who has previously labeled climate change a " hoax ", announced in April that the United States would abandon the agreement, saying it's a "bad deal" for the domestic economy. Sea levels are rising . As for hurricanes, "The projected increase in the intensity of hurricanes in the North Atlantic could increase the probability of extreme coastal flooding along the U.S.

by | August 10, 2017 | 00:19

A military spokesperson said in a statement that the strikes were carried out in retaliation for a rocket fired from the Palestinian enclave toward Israel on Tuesday night. Although no group has claimed responsibility for the rocket attack, Israel holds Hamas responsible for any rockets being fired from Gaza. Despite the tensions over Jerusalem's Temple Mount this summer, there have been only a few instances of rocket fire from Gaza landing in Israel.

by | August 10, 2017 | 00:20

In their meeting, Lavrov said, Tillerson agreed to continue a dialogue between U.S. Undersecretary of State Thomas Shannon and Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov. "Naturally, such actions [the U.S. sanctions], including the illegal seizure of our diplomatic property since December a year ago, could not be left unanswered".

by | August 09, 2017 | 00:13

Different species of mosquitoes spread different viruses and bite at different times of the day. In 2016, there was one human case of West Nile Virus in Milford. The symptoms of neurologic illness can include headache, high fever, neck stiffness, disorientation, coma, tremors, seizures, or paralysis. Most people with this type of West Nile virus recover completely, but fatigue and weakness can last for weeks or months.

by | August 08, 2017 | 00:26

Some 3,000 demonstrators gathered on Saturday night near the home of Israel's Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit, to protest what they view as slow progress in the multiple corruption cases against Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

by | August 08, 2017 | 00:26

Police said the tourists took cellphone pictures of each other delivering the Nazi salute - recognized as a symbol pledging support for Adolf Hitler - outside of the Reichstag on Saturday. But it is not clear how familiar foreign visitors are with the postwar constitutional statute, typically used to prosecute members of the far right.