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by | January 18, 2018 | 13:48

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said he told U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson that those plans were a "perilous" step that would "seriously endanger ties". Mustafa Sejari, a senior official in Syria's mainstream rebel group, said the envoys described to USA officials the damaging impact of President Donald Trump's decision a year ago to stop equipping and training certain rebel groups.

by | January 17, 2018 | 02:55

Authorities interviewed the children and provided them with food and drink. The seven older children were taken to a different medical center and also admitted for treatment. The home where the discovery was made is on a cul-de-sac in residential area of Perris , about 60 miles east-southeast of downtown Los Angeles and 19 miles south-southeast from downtown Riverside.

by | January 17, 2018 | 02:57

Two officers were flown to Carolinas Medical Center and another was taken to the hospital by a vehicle, deputies said. When deputies arrived on the scene, they say the suspect, Christian Thomas McCall , 47, had already left on foot. Dover said donations may be made out to "York County Officers Fund", and mailed to South State Bank at P.O. Box 768, York SC 29745, or dropped off at any of its York County locations.

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:07

At issue is a law go in 2008 - known as Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act - that enables the NSA to gather messages and messages of outsiders overseas without an individualized warrant, notwithstanding when they speak with Americans in the U.S.

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:08

It was completely destroyed by the strike. "The Hamas terror organization is accountable for all activity in and from the Gaza Strip ", it said. The tunnel destroyed early Saturday morning is believed to have been a Hamas tunnel which stretched for nearly a kilometer running under the Kerem Shalom crossing near the gas pipeline and continued into Egyptian territory.

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:12

Hawaiians have been told that they'll have 20 minutes to seek shelter if a missile were launched from North Korea . The alert ended up being a big mistake. "We understand the serious nature of the warning alert systems and the need to get this right 100% of the time". Officials in Hawaii have maintained the alert was a mistake, but the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) told KMGH that the message was "possibly a hack" or a "very sick joke".

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:09

A representative of the Bureau of Land Management, which was also involved planning Zinke's trip to Nevada to view national monuments, had previously said the secretary's travel didn't hinder firefighting efforts. "If the Department's proposal could potentially result in such drilling in Maryland's coastal waters, you are hereby directed to commence and prosecute any viable legal claims, actions or suits against the USA government to prevent it".

by | January 13, 2018 | 01:44

The president also received an "A" from 16 percent of voters, a "B" from another 16 percent, a "C" from 11 percent of voters and 17 percent give him a "D". More than half of the 43 words uttered about Trump's freshman year at least five times, 25, were negative, while just 10 were positive and eight were considered neutral, including "interesting" and "different".

by | January 13, 2018 | 01:43

These six flights from the future did experience time travel . But it is not as uncommon as some might believe with planes crossing the International Date Line every day. But because of the minor delay, the passengers got to ring in the new year one extra time. She even enjoyed complimentary Champagne, which seems appropriate.

by | January 12, 2018 | 00:46

Some 22 gunshots were found in his vehicle, Israel's army radio reported. "Hamas praises the killers and PA [Palestinian Authority] laws will provide them financial rewards", Friedman wrote on his Twitter account. The attack took place on Israel's Route 60 near the Jewish outpost of Havat Gilad on Tuesday evening. IDF Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Gadi Eisenkot visited the scene of the terror attack Wednesday morning and was briefed on the details of the shooting as well as the IDF's ...

by | January 11, 2018 | 00:40

The meeting comes ahead of the government's spending bill deadline of January 19. "The pathway to citizenship is the wall for the Democrats ". "In order to secure it, we need a wall". DACA has allowed them to receive a renewable two-year period of deferred action from deportation and get a work permit. A compromise - with protection for the young immigrants, often called Dreamers by their advocates, and some enhanced border security, without construction of the wall - could eventually be ...

by | January 11, 2018 | 00:38

Snow will be moderate and potentially heavy through Thursday afternoon and night. Mostly cloudy and cold , with a high near 10. Thursday night rain is expected to turn into a winter mix overnight and then transition into snow by Friday morning.

by | January 11, 2018 | 00:33

National Democrats have put Issa's district at the top of their target lists for November's midterms. While Issa's ninth term will be his last, the Associated Press notes he left his mark by dogging then-President Barack Obama with probes into the 2012 killings of four Americans in Benghazi , Libya, and Internal Revenue Service audits of conservative groups.

by | January 10, 2018 | 00:45

Diaz and Fields are facing murder, torture and child abuse charges. Diaz and Fields are believed to be traveling in a black 2002 Chevy Cavalier with MI tag number DTR1854, police officials said . Officers found weapons, drug paraphernalia, garbage, and dog urine and feces in their residence, according to police reports from the time. Police records show that the incident isn't the first time they've had trouble at the home.

by | January 09, 2018 | 00:31

The Apex Court also issued a notice to the Center's response on a writ petition filed by five members of the lesbian, gay , bisexual, transgender and queer ( LGBTQ) community , who said they live in fear of police due to their natural sexual orientation and preferences.

by | January 09, 2018 | 00:32

Having determined that the " original conditions caused by the 2001 earthquakes no longer exist ", under the applicable statute, the " current TPS designation must be terminated ". The decision was heavily criticized by immigrant advocates who said it ignored violence in El Salvador, which has one of the world's highest murder rates.

by | January 08, 2018 | 02:49

Those principles include weighing the seriousness of a crime, deterrent effect of prosecution and the cumulative impact of crimes on a community. Until Sessions' announcement on Thursday, federal prosecutors followed guidelines laid out in the so-called Cole memo , which was issued by the Justice Department during the Obama administration.

by | January 08, 2018 | 02:08

The tell-all book, Michael Wolff's "Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House ", has prompted a swift backlash from Trump and his White House . The amendment allows for the removal of a president if the vice president and a majority of the cabinet deem him physically or mentally unable to perform his duties.

by | January 07, 2018 | 00:59

The National Weather Service has also issued a winter weather advisory for the region until 6 p.m. Saturday amid the cold temperatures and wind causing blowing and drifting snow on the roadways. We are trending warmer for the end of the week as a pattern shift finally occurs and our January thaw is looking more and more likely. But, on Sunday , Quinlan said high pressure will move off the east coast and "bring in milder air".

by | January 07, 2018 | 00:52

Militant outfit Jaish-e-Mohammad claimed the responsibility for the attack, according to a local news agency. The IED, which went off near a lane between Chotta Bazaar and Bada Bazaar of the town, was so powerful that it completely destroyed three shops, damaged three more and some other structures nearby.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:08

Chance of precipitation is 90 percent. Friday night: Showers, mainly before 4 a.m. In Wyandotte County, the forecast will change from a chance of a wintry mix before 8 a.m. High 48. Wind: N 5-10 miles per hour. Expect more rain tonight and lows in the upper 30s. 27 Storm Track meteorologist Star Derry is forecasting a high of 13 on Saturday with light snow possible late at night.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:10

The Palestinians announced shortly after that the United States will no longer play a role in mediating an agreement with Israel . Following the United States president's declaration on Jerusalem , Abbas said the United States had relinquished its traditional role as the mediator of Israeli-Palestinian peace talks.

by | January 05, 2018 | 12:57

MCS's Beachwatch litter-surveying campaign has seen a reported 93 per cent increase in coffee cups found on United Kingdom beaches over the past five years. "Coffee shops have been pulling the wool over customers" eyes, telling us their cups can be recycled when less than one per cent are'. The Committee added that the money raised will be used to improve the UK's recycling "binfrastructure" and reprocessing facilities.

by | January 05, 2018 | 12:43

The balloon was carrying 20 people at the time of the accident. Luxor governor Mahmoud Badr confirmed the incident, adding that he visited the injured tourists who are now being treated at hospital, according to the BBC, citing AFP . In 2015, at least 19 people, majority Asian and European tourists, died near Luxor when a hot air balloon caught fire and crashed after a mid-air gas explosion.

by | January 02, 2018 | 11:16

New orders placed at Indian manufacturers rose for the second month in succession during December. Meanwhile, the sub-index of supplier deliveries declined 0.2 points month on month to 49.3, showing a slower delivery by raw material suppliers.

by | January 02, 2018 | 11:08

The striking doctors believe that the decision to replace the Medical Council of India with a new body will "cripple" the industry. The National Medical Commission Bill which was tabled in Parliament on Friday, seeks to replace the MCI and also proposes allowing practitioners of alternative medicines, such as Homeopathy and Ayurveda, practise Allopathy after completing a "bridge course".

by | January 02, 2018 | 10:54

However, Kim appeared to extend an olive branch toward South Korea, wishing it success in the upcoming Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang. All of inter-Korean communication channels have been severed since the previous South Korean government under impeached President Park Geun-hye decided unilaterally to close down the Kaesong Industrial Complex in response to the DPRK's fourth nuclear test in January 2016.

by | January 01, 2018 | 01:03

Also, the President appointed Rev Christopher Utov as a Member of Nigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research. Mr. Utov, the proprietor of Fidei Polytechnic, Gboko, died on March 17. "The appointments take immediate effect and Honourable Ministers are advised to inaugurate the boards after letters of appointment have been issued".

by | December 31, 2017 | 01:11

During his weekly telecast, Sharpton said "the media will say Erica died of a heart attack but that's only partially true because her heart was already broken when she couldn't get justice for her father", per Buzzfeed News . In 2016, she met with President Obama after she took to Twitter to express her outrage that she was not given the opportunity to speak with the commander in chief at a town hall in the nation's capital.

by | December 30, 2017 | 00:58

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko confirmed on social media "All 74 Ukrainian hostages are already at home, on the territory controlled by our army". "The exchange process is over", Ms Lutsenko said on Facebook . Merkel and Macron said in a joint statement that they "encourage the parties to the conflict also to enable the exchange of the remaining prisoners , grant the International Committee of the Red Cross full access and support the ICRC's search for missing people".

by | December 29, 2017 | 01:01

Overhead images appear to show ships from the two countries shackled together for a fuel transfer in the West Sea off China. "There will never be a friendly solution to the North Korea problem if this continues to happen!" One of them - Rye Song Gang 1, seen "connected to a Chinese vessel" - was included in the November 21 sanctions as a vessel of Korea Kumbyol Trading Company possibly transferring oil to evade sanctions.

by | December 27, 2017 | 01:25

As a reminder, this program is for Christmas trees only, please no yard waste. If kept properly watered and taken care of, a live tree can last through the holiday season, but eventually it will begin to dry out and die. In Albemarle County, the Parks and Recreation Department's annual program collects discarded trees, which are chipped into mulch and offered to the public at no cost.

by | December 27, 2017 | 00:53

After sunset, temperatures will again drop below freezing. Great Falls residents can expect a white and very cold Christmas . Heading into the evening hours, clouds will advance north, ahead of our Christmas snow storm. Nallan also notes that it's been 15 years since the region saw snow falling overnight into Christmas . The new snow along with strong wind has raised the avalanche danger in some locations in the backcountry.

by | December 26, 2017 | 01:08

All three victims suffered major injuries and were rushed by ambulances to local hospitals. Assistant Chief Ernest Sanchez said the driver was traveling at a high speed when he slammed into the back of a CHP SUV parked on the right shoulder.

by | December 26, 2017 | 01:10

Fire officials say the connected apartments sustained a large amount of smoke damage, and as a result, ten people have been displaced. Firefighters found heavy fire in that person's apartment. Officials are working to get an estimate of the damages for the fire. The cause of the fire remains under investigation. The Red Cross assisted both families, which included four adults, three children and their pets.