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by | May 04, 2018 | 13:55

The Israelis made off with a veritable encyclopedia of secrets that the Iranians had stashed in big, refrigerator-like safes in a warehouse in the Shorabad district of Tehran in 2017. That could be tricky, since those governments and their companies would risk violating USA sanctions. US and European diplomats have met several times to consider supplemental agreements or other potential improvements to meet Trump's demands.

by | May 04, 2018 | 13:53

But coming as this does on the heels of similar attacks on tourists in Anantnag, questions are once again being raised about her policy of giving amnesty to stone pelters. "Miscreants hurled a petrol bomb at my house in Shopian today", Bhat said. According to one police official, "There were unconfirmed reports of the attackers intending to cause further damage that was averted by the driver speeding away".

by | May 04, 2018 | 13:53

To meet the new standards, automakers were expected to develop and sell more hybrid and electric models, which, over time, would slash oil consumption, smoggy tailpipe pollutants and greenhouse gas emissions. MA is one of the states joining the suit, which was filed on Tuesday in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia. Together, the states represent a significant share of the automobile market.

by | May 04, 2018 | 13:49

Officer body-camera video from the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history shows Las Vegas police finding cameras set up on the peepholes of the gunman's hotel suite. The police investigation is not finished, Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo told reporters Tuesday , saying he believed releasing the footage would "further traumatize a wounded community".

by | May 03, 2018 | 15:59

Senior Master Sergeant Roger Parsons, an Air Force spokesperson, said at a news conference that the cause of the crash was under investigation. General Rivera said that the National Guard had not yet made official notifications to family members, but the relatives had been learning about the crash on their own.

by | May 03, 2018 | 15:58

The advisory was issued for Cleveland, Garvin, Grady, Lincoln, McClain, and Pottawatomie counties. A Tornado Warning was also issued for Cotton, Comanche and Tillman counties. Some minor damage was reported. Will Rogers World Airport officials say all operations have been suspended until further notice due to the storms. Wednesday looks to be the most likely day for severe storms.

by | May 03, 2018 | 15:57

Its members fought for the independence of the Basque Country, a region located in Northern Spain and southwest France . "ETA can announce its disappearance, however, its offenses or so the actions of the judiciary wont evaporate". Violence escalated in the 1960s and Franco's regime responded in kind, as the group assassinated politicians and officials as well as bombing public places.

by | May 03, 2018 | 15:53

Helicopters and airplanes were used to fight that fire. South wind 15 to 22 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 31 miles per hour. According to AccuWeather, the weekend temperatures will cool off, with highs of 77 and 70 degrees. "Clear sky UV Index forecast - 9 or very high". A south wind of 14 to 16 miles per hour, gusting as high as 29 miles per hour, is possible. Today it will be sunny and windy, with a high near 81, the weather service said.

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:42

Trump did not specify which countries he was referring to, but it is widely expected that Morocco will have the support of virtually the entire African continent and a great bloc of Middle Eastern countries. After Trump's tweet , the sport's global governing body pointed to its Bid Rules of Conduct , which warn against "any undue influence on the outcome".

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:40

The new facility is slated to open in 2021 and will house teams focused on Alexa, Amazon Web Services and Audible. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was on hand Monday to announce that Amazon Inc . Recently named as the #1 most desirable workplace in the country as part of LinkedIn's annual survey, Amazon is committed to strengthening the talent pipeline for careers in the technology sector.

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:38

Dr. Sean Conley, a Navy veteran, who has taken the position of Trump's private doctor after Jackson was nominated by Trump, will stay in that position. "Not fair, Tester!", Trump added... Trump's tweets say "the great people of Montana will not stand for this kind of slander" and that Jackson's reputation "for no reason whatsoever ...

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:37

According to witnesses, the explosion was set off by a teenager using a suicide vest. One resident, Isa Danladi, said he had been about to leave his house near the mosque when he heard the blast. Right now we are on our way to Mubi, " he said. So far no group has claimed responsibility for the attacks, but it fits the pattern of Boko Haram terror activity in the region which has taken hundreds of lives over the years.

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:36

Footage of the building collapsing has been shared online, showing huge flames and billowing black smoke. Firefighter Lieutenant Andre Elias told Brazilian news channel Globo TV that emergency personnel expected to find victims, but were unsure exactly how many to expect.

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:35

Commenting on the global move aimed at containing Iran's regional threats, Khamenei said the Middle East wars were "the result of the American presence". Iran's Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei said that the US Department of Treasury has turned into "a war room" against Iran. Khamenei's remarks were aired a day after Pompeo met Saudi King Salman in Riyadh on a flying visit to the region.

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:34

The chief minister said at the election campaign meeting in this "most sacred" city of Tirupati that Modi had promised to offer SCS, a lovely capital city and other infrastructure to Andhra if the NDA was voted to power. Taking his fight against the BJP beyond the state, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, for the first time, has exhorted Telugus in poll-bound Karnataka to teach a lesson to the saffron party and stressed that it was their responsibility to do so.

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:30

President Trump is set to meet with the crew of the Southwest Airlines flight that experienced an engine explosion, killing Albuquerque mother Jennifer Riordan. Southwest apologized for the incident and gave money and travel vouchers to passengers on the flight. Southwest said it can't comment on any pending litigation.

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:30

Mr Pashinyan has said he will rid Armenia of corruption, poverty and nepotism and has promised snap elections. Speaking with journalists on Monday, Pashinyan said his main project as interim prime minister would be to organise new free and fair parliamentary elections for the post of prime minister.

by | May 01, 2018 | 09:24

In open hearings, the court heard that accusations against Cardinal Pell included alleged incidents at a cathedral, a cinema and a swimming pool. The exact details and nature of the allegations have not been made public, other than they involve "multiple complainants".

by | May 01, 2018 | 09:19

The Times obtained a list of the questions, which range from Mr Trump's motivations for firing former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey a year ago to contacts Mr Trump's campaign had with Russians. Mr. Mueller's questions put that statement to the test. What discussions did you have during the campaign regarding any meeting with Mr. Putin? Deripaska and Manafort had been in a dispute over a $19 million business deal involving a Ukrainian cable company.

by | May 01, 2018 | 09:19

President Donald Trump "can take the Nobel prize" as long as the Koreas receive peace in return. Moon and Kim agreed in their summit to pursue complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula and work toward a peace treaty to formally end the 1950-53 Korean War .

by | May 01, 2018 | 09:15

In Europe all eyes were on Sainsbury's, whose shares shot up at the open, trading up 14.9% by 0828 GMT after the British supermarket to buy Walmart's Asda for about 7.3 billion pounds ($10 billion) to create Britain's biggest supermarket group by market share.

by | May 01, 2018 | 09:12

An estimated 3,500 Palestinians have fled the embattled Yarmouk refugee camp during a week of violence, according to the United Nations, as the Syrian government escalates its ongoing military operation in southern Damascus . Amaq, a news agency affiliated to Islamic State , said its fighters had repelled the latest attacks on their positions in al Qadam and Hay al Tadamon, killing at least 17 army fighters killed in sniper attacks.

by | May 01, 2018 | 09:11

In a tweet last month, Mr Trump wrote that the drawing was a "total con job" . In the latest lawsuit, Daniels is claiming that Trump "used his national and worldwide audience of millions of people to make a false factual statement to denigrate and attack" her.

by | April 30, 2018 | 05:17

Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo landed in Brussels for talks with key allies in Europe on heightened Russian aggression and ways to strengthen the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation military alliance. The senior official said one of Pompeo's main goals with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu is to refocus on coordination in northern Syria, where Turkey has been attacking Kurdish rebels supported by the US That coordination was started by Pompeo's predecessor, Rex Tillerson , who ...

by | April 29, 2018 | 00:23

The two will either meet at Buckingham Palace or Windsor Castle, sources have said. Sadiq Khan , the mayor of London , responded to Thursday's formal announcement of the visit by saying that Mr Trump would "experience an open and diverse..." Trump isn't super popular in the U.K.

by | April 29, 2018 | 00:13

Earlier in 2018, a Trump nomination for the Nobel Peace Prize was declared to be fake by the Norwegian Nobel Institute. According to the senator, the recent developments were made possible because " Donald Trump convinced North Korea and China he was serious about bringing about change".

by | April 29, 2018 | 00:12

The Houthis said they launched eight ballistic missiles at " economic and vital targets " in Saudi's Jizan province on Saturday. Saudi Arabia often claims that it intercepts incoming Yemeni missiles, but a close study of evidence by The New York Times past year clearly suggested that in one of the most high-profile of such Yemeni missile attacks, the projectile, launched deep into Saudi territory, had in fact landed unimpeded, bypassing American-made Patriot missiles and potentially other ...

by | April 29, 2018 | 00:11

Macron has endorsed a parallel, new deal to include longer-term restrictions on nuclear activities and address the ballistic missile program and Iran's regional influence. Secretary of state says he's looking into 'potential solutions to the very flaws that President Trump has identified for a long time now'. Speaking before USA lawmakers from both the Senate and the House, Macron pressed the United States to engage more in global affairs, contrasting with the steps the Trump White ...

by | April 29, 2018 | 00:09

Last fall Americans turned in 456 tons (912,000 pounds) of prescription drugs at more than 5,300 sites operated by the DEA and nearly 4,300 of its state and local law enforcement partners. Simmons said each year the amount of collected prescription drugs continues to increase. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration says taking your medicine to a Take Back location ensures those chemicals don't go into the earth.

by | April 27, 2018 | 00:35

Conservative social media personalities Diamond and Silk were invited to testify before the House Republicans' committee that was convened to research the alleged "anti-conservative bias" on social media. Jeffries concluded his short feud with the self-proclaimed "most outspoken and loyal" Trump supporters by saying, "I respect your game". The online sensations specifically claimed that Facebook's new algorithms were wrongly categorizing their account as "liberal", in turn causing it not to ...

by | April 27, 2018 | 00:35

Orrin Hatch , reading from prepared remarks during a hearing before Senate Judiciary Committee. "While my constitutional concerns remain, I believe this bill should be considered by the full Senate", Grassley said . But just moments after the panel approved the bill, Democrats started calling on McConnell to bring it to a vote. So for now, at least, the vote is little more than symbolic.

by | April 27, 2018 | 00:32

They can all be found in Arizona's public school classrooms - and on Thursday, educators will hold a statewide walkout in an effort to get lawmakers to increase public education funding for their beleaguered districts. Widefield School District 3 already had planned to have no classes on Friday. They need to be respected, and rewarded, for the work they do - and Arizona can do better on this front.We've all been listening - but now, it's time to act.

by | April 27, 2018 | 00:31

Mel Duvall, manager of media and issues for Calgary-based Husky Energy, said he had no information on where inside the refinery the initial explosion occurred. Neighbors on Facebook reported the explosion shook their homes. She didn't see it, but felt the blast as it rattled the clubhouse. Fuller said golfers were visibly shaken as they came off the course.

by | April 27, 2018 | 00:29

Pompeo was confirmed by the Senate on Thursday and sworn in shortly afterward. Senators in the Republican-controlled chamber on Thursday voted 57-42 in favour of Pompeo, who had faced resistance from Democrats anxious about his reputation for hawkishness and past harsh statements about homosexuality and Islam.

by | April 26, 2018 | 12:45

The police chief said the suspects are believed to have entered Malaysia since the end of January until the time of the shootings . "We will send some of the bullets collected to our analysis experts to determine what kind of weapon was used in this heinous killing", Mr Mohamad Fuzi said.