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by | August 09, 2018 | 09:27

A magnitude-7.0 quake struck right along the coast of the Indonesian island of Lombok, near Loloan village Sunday night local time (Aug. 5), according to Indonesian authorities. He asked me for help, but I couldn't help him, we just ran to help ourselves", Johriah, who like many Indonesians goes by one name, told AFP tearfully.

by | August 09, 2018 | 09:26

A member of the Israeli Security Cabinet, Ze'ev Elkin (Likud), referred to the ceasefire talks with Palestinian resistance movement Hamas and said that "an arrangement with the organization is now not on the agenda". But we will not take over from Israel in Gaza. The more than 2 million Palestinians living in the Gaza Strip have suffered from a 10-year Israeli-imposed land, air, and sea blockade, which has plunged the small territory into poverty and some of the highest unemployment rates in ...

by | August 09, 2018 | 09:05

Critics accused him of mismanagement and blamed him for the country's recent economic problems, which have been exacerbated by the restoration of USA sanctions lifted under the 2015 nuclear agreement. A United Nations panel of experts has expressed concern over military collaboration between Iran and North Korea in the past. China, Iran's top oil customer, buys roughly 650,000 barrels a day of crude oil from Tehran , or 7 percent of China's total crude oil imports.

by | August 09, 2018 | 08:58

Esber was killed by a vehicle bomb planted by a Mossad agent, according to "a senior official from a Middle Eastern intelligence agency quoted by the New York Times' David Halbfinger and Ronen Bergman". "So we won't take this too seriously". His center was the target of Israeli air attacks last month and in September, the Observatory added. Some Israeli reports said the Syrian scientist was involved in Iranian missile programme.

by | August 08, 2018 | 02:54

In the clip, a woman in a black top is being pushed around by the Asian staff of the salon. Community members are calling for a Brooklyn nail salon to close its doors for good after a brawl there Friday was caught on video . Surveillance footage obtained by the New York Daily News and other media outlets begins in the middle of the confrontation, when a woman in a manicurist's smock is already pointing what looks like a broom handle at two black women.

by | August 08, 2018 | 02:56

However, metal detectors that students and parents were counting on will not have been installed. He claimed he had never seen one, though school, state and court records show he had been counselled by mental health specialists for years. The detective pushed Cruz on whether or not the voice really existed, "You could have stopped the demon by getting a prescription for marijuana. You could have stopped the demon anytime you want", Curcio reportedly said.

by | August 08, 2018 | 02:28

Fire authorities were called at 12:28 local time (19:28 GMT) after the small plane hit a parked red auto, while its owner was in a shop. Family members identified one of the victims as Nasim Ghanadan, who was a realtor from the East Bay and on the flight for work.

by | August 08, 2018 | 00:59

Mr Karunanidhi was a successful film screenwriter, penning multiple hit movies, before moving to politics. He was elected to the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly 12 times. However, the astute caliber of Karunanidhi helped him outwit Neduncheziyan. Karunanidhi's family has also been mired in controversies regarding nepotism.

by | August 08, 2018 | 00:41

It's the largest of eight major wildfires burning out of control across California , and that have claimed the lives of 7 people. As wildfires ravaged the Golden State, President Donald Trump weighed in, firing off tweets that seem to point fingers, not at the toll of climate change, but at California's environmental laws and use of water resources.

by | August 08, 2018 | 00:36

Gates also reportedly told the court on Monday that he had been told by Mr Manafort not to disclose foreign bank accounts. Manafort's lawyers doubled down Monday on their main line of defense: that Manafort placed too much trust in Gates, who abused that trust by putting Manafort's money in legally compromising environs and embezzled gobs of cash from him.

by | August 08, 2018 | 00:36

The moves were a stern rebuke to Canada after the country on Friday expressed concern over the arrests of activists in Saudi Arabia, including prominent women's rights campaigner Samar Badawi, and called for their release. Raif Badawi was arrested in 2012 for running a blog that promoted free speech and women's rights in Saudi Arabia. The clash between Saudi Arabia and Canada is intensifying and has provoked Saudi Airlines to suspend flights to and from Canada starting August 13.

by | August 07, 2018 | 01:06

President Trump is confidently predicting a "Red Wave" in this year's midterm elections, ahead of a bellwether special congressional election coming up in OH tomorrow. Trump critic Susan Lindquist says she's trying to change one person's mind at a time about the president, who she says is destroying the country. The 46-year-old LaPat says he likes the fact the economy is doing well and unemployment is down.

by | August 07, 2018 | 00:43

Facebook has removed four pages for Infowars and its founder, right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones , citing violations of its hate speech and bullying policies. "This account has been terminated for violating YouTube's Community Guidelines ", a notice on Jones's YouTube channel states. While Apple only provided a indexing platform for the podcasts and did not host the shows itself, such a move will severely limit the reach of the InfoWars programs.

by | August 07, 2018 | 00:43

Je'Hyrah was pronounced dead at the hospital. Police say she drove to the bridge on Thursday but right now they have more questions than answers about this crime. Denson was ordered Friday held without bail on a first-degree murder charge. Je'Hyrah Daniels, 4, was diagnosed with autism. Some witnesses said they could see the girl's hands above the water - then they disappeared.

by | August 07, 2018 | 00:03

Trump's morning Twitter post was his most direct statement on the objective of the meeting, though his son and others have said it was to gather damaging information on the Democratic candidate. Sunday's tweet appears to acknowledge that the meeting was actually predicated on opposition research : "This was a meeting to get information on an opponent".

by | August 07, 2018 | 00:02

Suspects allegedly launched two DJI Matrice 600 drones, which are popular with professional film-makers and sell for about £5,000 in the United Kingdom, each carrying 1kg of plastic explosives to target the president, his wife, Cilia, and other top Venezuelan officials as he addressed soldiers during a military parade.

by | August 05, 2018 | 02:13

The suggestion to exclude outside countries "is obviously targeted at the U.S. which has been dominating the waters of the Western Pacific and the South China Sea in particular", Hoang Thi Ha, from the ASEAN Studies Centre, ISEAS Yusof Ishak Institute in Singapore , told AFP.

by | August 05, 2018 | 02:05

Forecasters have warned that up to +50°C at the weekend will cover Portugal and Spain. Seeking to prevent more deaths after 114 people were killed in two massive forest blazes a year ago in Portugal, civil protection sent mobile text alerts warning the population of an extreme risk of fires in some regions, including around the capital Lisbon.

by | August 05, 2018 | 01:59

As the trade dispute between the world's two largest economies enters its second month, Mr Trump's administration said it was proposing a higher 25 percent tariff, up from the previously proposed 10 percent in July. Besides, the Economic Partnership Agreement signed by the European Union and Japan on July 17, too, suggests trade conflicts between the developing and developed economies will likely intensify in the future, which would severely affect China.

by | August 05, 2018 | 01:52

Franklyn Williams , 32, was charged with a slew of crimes , including aggravated robbery, theft, kidnapping, misuse of credit cards, and unlawful possession of a weapon. And when he chirped up again, the judge said: "I'm going to tape it, and then I'll unzip it when I want you to talk". "You'll get a chance to talk".

by | August 05, 2018 | 00:47

Crews battling deadly Northern California wildfires are bracing for a weekend of windy, hot weather that could drive the flames into new areas and threaten more homes. Officials have not said how the other three firefighters died fighting blazes near Yosemite and Redding . Gov. Jerry Brown at a press conference on August 1 warned that California may be in trouble if these mega fires continue to ravage the state.

by | August 05, 2018 | 00:46

They're investigating CCTV footage to see if the other woman had deliberately tried to rip off the niqab. " During the fight her niqab came off, but by the time we arrived she had put it back on again ", Borchersen told Ritzau. Danish protesters dressed in burkas, masks and false beards to defy a new law outlawing the wearing of veils in public. People are allowed to cover their face when there is a "recognisable purpose" such as protection from cold weather, or cycling helmets.

by | August 03, 2018 | 04:59

President Donald Trump fired off a series of tweets on Sunday lashing out at the special counsel investigation led by former FBI Director Robert Mueller . "The president didn't hack", Giuliani said . Giuliani told The Daily Beast that this included reporters from The New York Times , such as the paper's star Trump reporter Maggie Haberman, who had reached out about the alleged pre-meeting meeting.

by | August 03, 2018 | 04:05

Opposition supporters protested in Harare over alleged vote-rigging, which led to six deaths on Wednesday. On the other hand, China called Zimbabwe's election "orderly" and urges Zimbabweans to maintain peace and stability. Thousands of jubilant Zimbabweans celebrated in the streets of Harare, greeting the military with selfies and cheers. The Zimbabwe Election Commission was still to announce the results of Monday's presidential election, the first since Robert Mugabe was ousted a year ago.

by | August 03, 2018 | 04:02

This is a awful situation and Attorney General Jeff Sessions should stop this Rigged Witch Hunt right now , before it continues to stain our country any further. "Now, if only it was actually backed up by anything the president has said or done on Russian Federation". News accounts a year ago, however, said that Sessions had rebuffed Trump's earlier demands to retake control of the investigation.

by | August 03, 2018 | 03:34

During an Axios interview on Thursday, Ivanka Trump said that she opposes the administration's practice of separating families at the border, agreeing with other White House staffers that it's a "a low point in the White House". "We haven´t been unclear what our position is here", she said. On high points for the administration, she cited the president commuting the sentence of Alice Johnson, a woman serving a life sentence for drug offences whose case had been championed by reality ...

by | August 02, 2018 | 03:45

We can take it.' These are incredible people". His trip on Tuesday - his second to the Tampa area since he became president - included a workforce development event at Tampa Bay Technical High School, followed by the rally at the fairgrounds, to support the gubernatorial bid of Rep.

by | August 02, 2018 | 03:15

Aispuro. Our Lady of Guadalupe vice rector Fr. Manuel Padilla spoke to Sanchez on the phone after the crash. Soon after the accident, Governor Jose Rosas Aispuro wrote on Twitter that there were no official figures on deaths or injuries.

by | August 02, 2018 | 02:45

The animal was seen a year ago, but a new report from Cascadia Research Collective confirms the sea creature is the result of a whale and a dolphin mating, the team's head researcher told CBS News . Two of the ocean's most beloved sea creatures morph into one fantastic animal, as a team of researchers discovered in the past year. But as Quanta Magazine explains , isolated occurrences of individual hybrids aren't typically considered new species, either because the hybrids can not ...

by | August 02, 2018 | 02:11

Judge Ellis was not messing around. Four alternate jurors were also chosen. Manafort arrived at the courthouse Tuesday morning wearing a black suit, with his hair neatly parted. US District Judge T.S. Ellis said he plans to rule on whether that Ukraine-related evidence can be included after the jury is selected, a process that started today.

by | August 02, 2018 | 01:58

More than 400 caskets of remains found in North Korea were returned to the United States between the 1990s and 2005, with the bodies of some 330 other Americans also accounted for, according to the DPAA. "There's no reason at this point to doubt that they do relate to Korean War losses". The age of the remains - at least 65 years old - will complicate the process.

by | August 02, 2018 | 01:55

Ahn Ik-san, the general leading the North Korean delegation at the military talks, noted South Korean news reports suggesting that he might try to persuade the South to push for a joint declaration with the United States to formally end the war.

by | August 02, 2018 | 01:26

According to the networking site, they identified a coordinated political influence campaign through these inauthentic Facebook accounts. The social networking platform said it wasn't sure who was behind the creation of the pages as users had gone to great lengths to hide their identities, after a Russian-based campaign is believed to have tried to disrupt the 2016 U.S.

by | August 02, 2018 | 01:21

On Monday, several states-including Washington , New York, and Massachusetts-filed a lawsuit against Defense Distributed , a nonprofit from Texas native Cody Wilson that plans on uploading a whole library of 3D-printed gun designs on August 1.

by | August 01, 2018 | 02:02

If they want to meet, I'll meet". On May 8, Trump announced that the US was withdrawing from the Iran nuclear deal , keeping a campaign promise, but ignoring the advice of America's allies. The Strategic Council on Foreign Relations was set up by Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei to help formulate long-term policies for the Islamic Republic.