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by | June 08, 2018 | 03:48

Police tasered the suspect, who was identified as a military soldier, Virginia State Police spokeswoman Keeli Hill said during a news conference. Geller stressed that the vehicle was not a tank and was not armed with any weapons. According to the Virginia National Guard , Yabut's unit was conducting routine training at Fort Pickett when he drove away in the armored vehicle, which was not equipped with any weapons.

by | June 08, 2018 | 03:17

He was diagnosed with prostate cancer 25 years ago, and he has given vast sums toward cancer research in the quarter century since then. Charles Koch, who will stay on as chairman and chief executive of Koch Industries, said his brother was "instrumental" in expanding the business they inherited from their father "1,000 fold" and branching out beyond energy into a host of other products.

by | June 07, 2018 | 02:24

Volcan de Fuego, which means "Volcano of Fire", exploded violently on Sunday, shooting thick plumes of ash miles into the sky that rained down on residents and sending superheated pyroclastic and lava flows barreling through nearby towns. At a roadblock, Joel Gonzalez complained that police wouldn't let him through to see his family's house in the village of San Juan Alotenango, where his 76-year-old father lay buried in ash along with four other relatives.

by | June 07, 2018 | 02:20

Carlson says that the pageant wants to be "open, transparent and inclusive to women who may not have felt comfortable participating in our program before". The Miss America Twitter account celebrated the announcement with a Tweet tagged with the hashtag #byebikini, and featuring a clip of a white bikini bursting into dust.

by | June 07, 2018 | 02:11

Evans reports the cascade into Kapoho Bay is releasing toxic steam mixed with tiny particles of glass. They didn't expect the lava flow to head their way. Some chose to stay in the area, which now has no power, cell reception, landlines or county water, officials said. People watch from a tour boat as lava flows into the Pacific Ocean in the Kapoho area, east of Pahoa, during ongoing eruptions of the Kilauea Volcano in Hawaii , U.S., June 4, 2018.

by | June 07, 2018 | 02:02

It's a testament to his faithfulness to Jesus that he was willing to obey Jesus' command to baptize new believers, even knowing that Lake Abaya is filled with crocodiles. A pastor performing a mass lakeside baptism was attacked and killed by a crocodile in Ethiopia . 'All of a sudden, a crocodile jumped out of the lake and grabbed the pastor'.

by | June 06, 2018 | 12:48

Manafort sent another encrypted text two days later: "We should talk". Then in March he pleaded not guilty to charges of bank and tax fraud, setting up a separate trial for July 10. Manafort has pleaded not guilty. But the Federal Bureau of Investigation on Monday accused Manafort of attempting to tamper with witness testimony and subsequently asked the court to revoke or restrict the terms of Manafort's release.

by | June 05, 2018 | 00:18

The first lady and president hosted a similar event this same time past year in honor of the families of those who made the ultimate sacrifice to preserve America's freedom. Hindustan Times, owned by HT Media Ltd, is one of India's largest publications that provides unbiased news, analysis and features on politics, sports, entertainment, lifestyle and more.

by | June 03, 2018 | 21:08

They have been trying to sway Mueller away from seeking a subpoena to force Trump to testify before a grand jury. President Donald Trump's lawyers have made a bold assertion of presidential power. The Mueller's investigation began in May previous year after Trump fired FBI director James Comey, who at the time was examining Moscow's influence on the ballot.

by | June 03, 2018 | 21:08

There is real anger that a medic was killed, with one of Gaza's most senior health officials condemning the targeting of medics and urging the global community to intervene. Palestinians in the besieged coastal enclave have also been using kites carrying burning cans to set ablaze Israeli fields, torching extensive patches of agricultural land near Gaza.

by | June 03, 2018 | 21:04

He added: "I may be in for a big surprise, folks". Kim has invested heavily in North Korea's nuclear weapons development program while starving the country financially and demanding luxury accommodations from foreign nations, including South Korea which covered $2.6 million in travel expenses for him during the 2018 PyeongChang Olympics.

by | June 03, 2018 | 20:42

But they have very different targets, with Spain's Socialists, who had backed Rajoy's Catalonia policy, opposing independence. Quim Torra, a close ally of sacked former president Carles Puigdemont, who is in self-imposed exile, will lead the regional government.

by | June 03, 2018 | 20:32

With the NAFTA talks seeming close to a possible breakthrough, Trudeau says he suggested to the USA president last Friday that they sit down with Mexico's Enrique Pena Nieto and talk about reaching a deal. Perrin Beatty, president of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce and a former Mulroney cabinet minister at the time of the original Canada-U.S. free trade deal, expressed surprise at the sunset-clause tactic.

by | June 02, 2018 | 01:04

After arriving at the White House on Friday afternoon, the North Korean official was seen being ushered into the West Wing by the president's chief of staff, John Kelly. Trump also stressed the importance of this summit. Yet he also said at his news conference that hard work remains including hurdles that may appear to be insurmountable as negotiations progress on the USA demand for North Korea's complete, verifiable and irreversible denuclearization.

by | June 02, 2018 | 00:57

Reagan's aunt, Claire Hinther, was a county spelling bee champion, but also made it to the finals for the National Geographic Bee. Competitors in the Scripps National Spelling Bee often struggle to contain their emotions as they react to obscure, complicated or tricked-up words that they may have never heard before.

by | June 02, 2018 | 00:47

Democrats complained that Republicans were ignoring evidence in order to protect President Trump . The firing is now under investigation by Mueller for possible obstruction of justice. Trump said in another tweet Tuesday morning that the special counsel's team should instead be investigating the campaign of his Democratic opponent, Hillary Clinton.

by | June 02, 2018 | 00:41

Nicholson's remarks came hours after Afghan security guards foiled a suspected Taliban attack on the Interior Ministry in Kabul . According to the ministry spokesman, Najib Danish, one policeman was killed and five were wounded in the assault.

by | June 01, 2018 | 16:31

Russian Federation reacted to the staged murder of Babchenko: the Investigative Committee of Russian Federation opened a criminal investigation, Russia's Foreign Ministry demanded that Ukraine conducts an on-the-spot investigation of the journalist's murder.

by | June 01, 2018 | 16:16

Freeland says the dollar-for-dollar countermeasures, which apply to a long list of US products from flat-rolled steel to playing cards and felt-tipped pens, will go into effect July 1. Trump justified the tariffs by claiming steel and aluminium producers are vital to national security and that United States wanted to be "fair" by introducing the measures.

by | June 01, 2018 | 15:49

A national police spokeswoman said Browder was released when agents confirmed that an arrest warrant from Russian Federation that appeared in police databases was invalid. USA -born British investor Bill Browder, a prominent critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin who was sentenced in absentia to 9 years in prison, has been arrested in Spain on a Russian arrest warrant.

by | May 31, 2018 | 18:32

Emily Weinman , 20, was approached by officers after they discovered alcoholic beverages in her possession, NJ.com reports . She's facing two counts of aggravated assault on a police officer, disorderly conduct and resisting arrest and other charges, according to Wildwood police.

by | May 31, 2018 | 18:26

Though D'Souza fully admitted to knowingly violating the law, he lashed out at prosecutors at the time, arguing he was being singled out because of his conservative beliefs. It's no surprise that Trump would take a shine to D'Souza, a vitriolic Obama hater who has cozied up to 45's White House before. D'Souza pleaded guilty in 2014 over donating $20,000 to NY politician Wendy Long .

by | May 31, 2018 | 18:12

Trump has long said that China has taken advantage of the United States with unfair trade practices, including industrial subsidies and prohibitive trade barriers. Then, just today Trump said he's moving ahead with plans to impose tariffs on $50 billion of Chinese imports. But on Wednesday, Trump reversed and signaled that he still planned to impose $50 million in tariffs on Chinese imports .

by | May 31, 2018 | 18:05

The statement expressed gratitude "to everyone who participated in this miracle". The man Josh Holt , was a Mormon missionary who flew to Venezuela to marry a woman he met online . "You've gone through a lot, more than most people could endure", the President said to Holt as the two were seated side-by-side in the Oval Office late Saturday night.

by | May 30, 2018 | 11:41

Marsha Blackburn , who is looking to take Senator Bob Corker's Tennessee seat. Blackburn, who served on Trump's transition team, has embraced the president and called herself a "hardcore, card-carrying Tennessee conservative". "If Bredesen were ever to get elected, he'd do whatever Chuck and Nancy [say]", Trump said. However, both of Trump's claims tying Pelosi to the gang are false, as a report from the fact-checking service Politifact found that the top House Democrat simply ...

by | May 30, 2018 | 11:38

His family says that's because they couldn't afford to power a breathing machine that helped keep him alive. Puerto Rico also requires that deaths be confirmed by a medical examiner, a standard that researchers said could contribute to undercounting deaths on an island where no corner was left undamaged.

by | May 30, 2018 | 10:56

Israel has made it clear that it will not intervene in the battles in the tri-border area, as long as Hezbollah and the Iranian-backed Shi'ite militias are not involved. Iran's ambassador to Jordan, Dr. Mostafa Moslehzadeh, reportedly received instructions from senior officials to conduct the negotiations with Israel in Amman.

by | May 29, 2018 | 01:20

Subtropical Storm Alberto bearing down on Florida's coastline Sunday. Subtropical storm Alberto continues to move into the northern Gulf of Mexico. "We've never seen one (storm) before and we're here celebrating a friend's 20th birthday", Rhumes said. Just because it's sunny after the storm passes, Medlin said, there's still a risk for swimmers.

by | May 29, 2018 | 00:53

An Indiana teacher who was shot while tackling and disarming a student inside his classroom said Monday that his swift decisions "were the only acceptable actions" to save his seventh-grade students. He was arrested "extremely quickly" following the shooting around 9am Friday, local police Chief Kevin Jowitt said. Seaman threw a basketball at the shooter and ran toward the bullets as screaming students sought cover, Stonebraker said.

by | May 29, 2018 | 00:39

Police said they were compelled to respond with live ammunition after demonstrators pelted police with stones, attacked a government building, and set vehicles on fire. Environmental activists and some local politicians want the government to shut the plant permanently. Raja also said murder charge should be registered against the police officials who shot the protestors.

by | May 28, 2018 | 00:48

In response to Trump's cancellation, North Korea struck a more conciliatory tone, saying it was "willing to give the USA time and opportunities" to reconsider talks. Trump and his team weathered insults, tolerated unanswered phone calls and waited hours for negotiating partners who never showed up as they sought to keep the planned Singapore summit with Kim on track.

by | May 28, 2018 | 00:17

Reversing its earlier position, the White House allowed top Democrats to join Republicans for two meetings Thursday. The response was a highly secretive process that she said was further complicated by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's refusal to go along with a bipartisan warning about the Russian efforts.

by | May 28, 2018 | 00:19

He relayed Trump's desire to end hostile relations if North Korea "is resolute and implements complete denuclearization". Pyongyang's harsh rhetoric toward Washington came after Kim Jong-un visited Dalian, China from May 7 to 8 and held his second summit with Xi.

by | May 26, 2018 | 00:13

The Commerce Department investigation could take several months to complete and would likely end with Commerce making recommendations on whether and how to restrict vehicle imports, which Trump could then choose whether or not to accept. The president had teased the announcement throughout the day, saying he had "big news" for the US auto industry. In Beijing, Commerce Ministry spokesman Gao Feng told reporters that abusing national security provisions would "undermine the multilateral ...

by | May 26, 2018 | 00:12

UPDATE (11:33 a.m. ET): The Noblesville Police Department held a press briefing Friday following the shooting. The students were taking a test in science class, and the suspect asked to be excused. This time the incident took place in a middle school north of Indianapolis. Parents were advised that if they did not receive a phone call from school officials, their children were fine.