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by | August 19, 2017 | 07:25

The motive for the attack remained unclear and Finland's police chief said that it was too early to link the events in Turku to worldwide terrorism, according to the YLE broadcaster. Interior Minister Paula Risikko said police would be more visible in public places. The attack occurred in the Puutori-Market Square area. Prime minister Juha Sipila said the government is closely monitoring the ongoing police operation and will hold an emergency meeting later.

by | August 19, 2017 | 07:25

The exercise, called ULCHI Freedom Guardian, is set to begin on Monday. The Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) says that the Ulchi-Freedom Guardian (UFG) joint military drills slated to begin on Monday will be conducted at a similar scale to past year.

by | August 18, 2017 | 01:01

The victim came to know about her pregnancy during her medical examination early this year and it was then she chose to terminate it. The girl also recorded her statement before a magistrate and a case of kidnapping, wrongful restraint and rape has been registered.

by | August 18, 2017 | 01:01

I lost my daughter, my wife, and elder sister. Chief coroner Seneh Dumbuya said on Tuesday almost 400 bodies had been brought in, and he anticipated more than 500 as the search continued. AFP news agency reported on Wednesday that among the dead were at least 105 children. Aid workers said after the latest disaster there is a high risk of disease outbreaks such as cholera, as corpses are lying in the open, in stifling heat, and possibly leaking fluids into waterways.

by | August 18, 2017 | 01:02

According to the law she shouldn't get diplomatic immunity but we know that politics trump in these cases. Zimbabwe's state-owned Herald newspaper reported last weekend that she was in South Africa seeking medical care. Grace Mugabe has been touted as a possible successor to her 93-year-old husband, who has ruled Zimbabwe since 1980. She is accused of hitting a 20-year-old woman over the head with an extension cord in a hotel room near Johannesburg.

by | August 18, 2017 | 01:01

The group also paid tribute to Heather Heyer , the 32-year-old who was killed in Charlottesville , Virginia, on Saturday when a auto rammed into a crowd of people protesting a white nationalist rally. Olivia Wilde and Tom Sturridge , who are now starring in the politically provocative 1984 right next door, also joined the protest. The "Fahrenheit 9/11" filmmaker added that Trump was " absolutely a racist ", and challenged America to "stand up" to bigotry.

by | August 17, 2017 | 13:55

Bates has family living in Knoxville. At 4:51 p.m., Saturday (Aug. 12), a Virginia State Police Bell 407 helicopter crashed into a wooded area near a residence on Old Farm Road in Albemarle County. The NTSB has been working closely with the Virginia State Police and appreciates its efforts to support the NTSB investigation . Lt. Jay Cullen, 48, lived in Memphis during his teenage years.

by | August 17, 2017 | 13:55

On Monday, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis told reporters that if North Korea follows through on any of its threats "it's game on". "The object of our peaceful pressure campaign is the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula", Mattis and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson wrote in a joint op-ed article published by the Wall Street Journal.

by | August 16, 2017 | 15:46

Mohamed Koroma, a university student in Freetown who visited the morgue on Tuesday, said people had to cover their faces with masks. Sierra Leone's military, police and Red Cross volunteers were deployed in an all-out effort to locate and rescue citizens trapped in their homes or under rubble.

by | August 16, 2017 | 15:44

The order would set a two-year goal for completing permits needed on major infrastructure plans, and create a "one Federal decision" protocol that would appoint a lead federal agency to work with other agencies to complete the environmental reviews and permitting for infrastructure projects .

by | August 16, 2017 | 15:44

Of Trump, The Mooch said , "I talked to the president last Thursday, we had a good conversation, he's got a lot of issues to deal with, he decided he didn't want me there, and I respect his decision". Two days later, under pressure from lawmakers and others, he publicly condemned white supremacist groups , including the KKK and neo-Nazis. Spoiler alert: He still feels the same about both men.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:40

Three men were shot and killed "at a very close range" at an auto race track in Wisconsin Sunday, in a freaky case the left local officials with few answers about a motive for the shooting or what had happened to the killer. Watson of Oswego, 30-year-old Khalid R. Howard or Aurora, and 26-year-old Derek K. Edwards of North Aurora. Two of the three men died on scene. Kenosha County Sheriff David Beth reportedly spoke to friends of the victims, who had no clue of what prompted the attack.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:32

On Tuesday, President Donald Trump threatened to unleash " fire and fury " against North Korea in response to reports it has gained the ability to launch nuclear warheads on intercontinental ballistic missiles . The new defense minister Onodera, who took office in the recent cabinet reshuffle, is known to be a proponent of Japanese preemptive strikes against North Korean missile launch sites and acquiring the weapons, such as cruise missiles, to accomplish this.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:29

The Commerce Ministry announced a ban on imports of iron ore, iron, lead and coal from North Korea effective Tuesday - although China will continue to clear goods that have already arrived in port until September 5. "There will be no victor, and everybody will lose", Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Hua Chunying told reporters yesterday, urging dialogue and consultation as the way to resolve differences.

by | August 14, 2017 | 00:55

The administration initially predicted that the ocean could see anywhere from 11-17 named tropical storm systems this year. Tropical Depression 8 (TD 8) formed from what was Invest 99L Saturday evening around 10 PM CDT. Now Gert is expected to strengthen slightly in the coming days with winds maxing out near 65mph by Tuesday afternoon before beginning to weaken as it moves into the cooler waters in the north Atlantic.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:26

He also said he would challenge the sanctions in a U.S. court. He told the newly elected constituent assembly that he wanted "a personal conversation" when the two leaders attended the UN General Assembly in NY next month. Almost 130 people have been killed in clashes between protesters and security forces. Met by rubber bullets, water cannon and tear gas fired by the National Guard, the protesters say the crisis demands an early presidential election that they are sure Maduro would ...

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:25

D&G Liquors employee Stacey Phillips said interest in the lottery games typically increases anytime the jackpots climb over $100 million. 1 in 75 quadrillion. There could be more than one victor, and nearly every victor chooses to take a smaller one-time payment, rather than annuity payments spread over 29 years.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:25

In 2012, a train plowed into a school bus south of Cairo and killed 50 people, mostly children, inflaming public anger over Egypt's antiquated transport network. The stationary train had just arrived from Port Said, a Mediterranean city on the northern tip of the Suez Canal, when it was hit, according to the statement.

by | August 10, 2017 | 00:26

The dire economic situation also has stirred deep bitterness as people struggle with skyrocketing inflation and shortages of food and medicine. "Witness accounts suggest that security forces, mainly the National Guard, the National Police and local police forces, have systematically used disproportionate force to instil fear, crush dissent, and to prevent demonstrators from assembling, rallying and reaching public institutions to present petitions", the rights office said in a statement.

by | August 09, 2017 | 00:28

The Pentagon has recently signed off on a new policy that will allow military bases to shoot down drones that trespass on their property . The Pentagon has authorized secret rules of engagement for dealing with private and commercial drones found flying over or around any of 133 domestic military bases.

by | August 09, 2017 | 00:23

Clark, 51, led a come-from-behind victory in 2013, sweeping her party to a surprise win over the New Democrats. Coleman praised Clark's record as premier and said she "saved the party" during a challenging 2013 election. In addition to resigning her party leadership, Clark also gave up her seat in Kelowna-West. Letnick acknowledged Clark had her detractors as is normal within a partisan political system, but hoped those of all political stripes would be able to say thank you to someone ...

by | August 09, 2017 | 00:21

But if he does not win, it's ok. Kenyan journalist Bernice Mbugua said Monday the military had initially prevented vehicles from heading to Lamu because of fears that al-Shabab militants, who have been operating in dense forest in the area, would attack vehicles.

by | August 08, 2017 | 00:36

A Missouri police officer was shot and killed late Sunday during a traffic stop, and the suspect is still at large. When Michael exited his vehicle to initiate contact with the driver, he was shot, Lowe said, adding that the officer fired back but it's unknown at this time whether the suspect was struck.

by | August 08, 2017 | 00:30

Taking money from Turkey or any foreign government is not illegal. Flynn's business, Flynn Intel Group, worked with a Turkish-American businessman who paid the company $530,000 to "discredit an opponent of the Turkish government who has been accused of orchestrating last year's failed coup in the country".

by | August 07, 2017 | 01:11

In June, a 40-year-old Algeria doctorate student who had pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group attacked a policeman with a hammer outside Notre Dame cathedral.Police had initially treated Saturday's Eiffel Tower incident as a criminal case, but anti-terror prosecutors have since taken over the investigation.

by | August 07, 2017 | 01:02

Dimuth Karunaratne and the debutant Malinda Pushpakumara claimed their maiden test wickets in the morning session to bring some relief for them. Umesh Yadav also chipped in with a wicket . Karunaratne's defiant knock, which included 16 boundaries, came to a cruel end when he was presented with an unplayable delivery that reared up, hit his gloves and ballooned into the air for Ajinkya Rahane to catch behind the wicketkeeper.

by | August 06, 2017 | 01:12

In a statement, Chicago police said: "Both individuals will be held accountable for their actions and we hope today's arrest brings some comfort for the victim's family". Chicago Police Department chief spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said: "Shortly after the murder Mr Lathem and Mr Warren drove to the Lake Geneva library where they made a $1000 donation in the victims name".

by | August 06, 2017 | 01:12

In a statement to CBS News on Friday, the president said, "General McMaster and I are working very well together". U.S. President Donald Trump's doubts about the war in Afghanistan has led to a delay in completing a new U.S. McMaster is now involved in a power struggle within the Trump administration, facing off against the far-right wing headed by senior adviser Steve Bannon, who is attempting to bring about McMaster's resignation.

by | August 06, 2017 | 01:06

A British model was abducted in Milan and put up for auction online after being lured to a sham photoshoot. Following the attack, the woman - who can not be named for legal reasons - was put in a duffel bag and taken around 90 miles to Borgial, an isolated village near Turin, before being released on July 17, police say.

by | August 05, 2017 | 00:30

He says they had run out of water when that happened. Rangers searching Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona for a woman who disappeared while hiking with her children said on Thursday that they believe they have found her body. The area, which is known for having extreme temperatures early during the day, has two trails that hikers can take. Dr. Sarah Beadle passed away while hiking with her daughter and nephew, who were later found safe.

by | August 05, 2017 | 00:27

When Carter, who was 17 years old and Roy's girlfriend at the time of his death, went on trial this summer, the prosecution argued that she was reckless and caused Roy's death by telling him to get back in the auto even though prosecutors said he didn't want to die.

by | August 05, 2017 | 00:28

The Dubai Media Office said the fire "has been brought under control", adding that "cooling operations are underway". They blamed the 2015 fire on the Tower's external cladding, which is flammable under specific conditions and does not prevent flames from spreading through windows as well as the interior of the building, the Telegraph said.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:33

Opioid abuse includes prescription drugs, painkillers, and heroin. Perdue and Cotton introduced a bill in February that would change the 1965 law to reduce the number of legal immigrants. News that the Justice Department is reshuffling resources in its civil rights division to go after colleges' affirmative action policies ignited a firestorm Wednesday - with civil rights groups and Obama education officials quickly condemning the move, though it's unclear what exactly the DOJ is planning.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:28

Foxconn Chairman Terry Gou is considering tripling his United States investment budget to US$30 billion (S$40.85 billion), President Donald Trump said while outlining "off-record" remarks made by the billionaire founder of Apple Inc's biggest manufacturing partner.

by | August 03, 2017 | 00:56

Wheeler states that the network was aware that he had not made the statements yet it published them "with reckless disregard for their truth". Fox has said it will continue to investigate the story and provide updates as warranted but has not yet said it was wrong.

by | August 03, 2017 | 00:57

Trump and Tillerson have been shown little interest in repudiating Russian Federation for the election cyberattacks that have been reported by multiple US intelligence agencies. One former senior department official told Politico part of the delay is due to the new and convoluted decision-making process by Tillerson, a former ExxonMobil CEO.

by | August 03, 2017 | 00:54

Prince Philip is the Royal Marines' Captain General, a title given to him in 1953 after King George VI's death. Another mistimed obituary for Prince Philip was published in May when the duke initially announced his retirement from public engagements.

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:39

John Hewitt, UNF astronomy professor, has never seen a total eclipse but he assures that it's one of the most impressive things you can experience. - Remember that ordinary sunglasses are not safe for looking directly at the sun, nor is a telescope, unfiltered camera, binoculars or other optical device.

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:42

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders referred CNN to Trump's outside counsel for a response to the report . Shunning the guidance of lawyers, and overturning the view apparently reached by Kushner and his team of advisers that a full and frank accounting should be made, Trump reportedly dictated a statement on board Air Force One as he was flying back to Washington from the G20 summit in Germany.

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:39

Frankfurt - location of the European Central Bank and a major financial centre - is seen as favorite to get the EBA . Delegations from interested countries visit other European Union member states and try to win them over. Four member States have made the choice to propose only one city for the two agencies: Belgium, Ireland, Austria, and Poland, who have proposed their respective capitals.

by | August 01, 2017 | 22:55

On one hand, the tech giant said it was legally required to eliminate the country's VPN apps because they did not meet the new regulations. Apple has capitulated to China's internet control laws and removed VPN apps from the App store in the country.

by | July 31, 2017 | 00:58

Security personnel lobbed tear gas shells and fired a few shots in the air to restore law and order in the area, he said. That one has been rushed to Hospital immediately. Internet services were suspended in Pulwama district after the militants were gunned down. Indian soldiers and police officers killed at least two terrorists in a Sunday operation, according to the reports.

by | July 31, 2017 | 00:59

According to party sources, Sharif was conscious that bringing Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz to Islamabad may create political vacuum in the crucial state, which PML-N can not afford ahead of next year elections. The court has recommended anti-corruption cases against several individuals, including Mr Sharif, his daughter Maryam and her husband Safdar, Finance Minister Ishaq Dar and others.

by | July 30, 2017 | 01:14

There were reports that senior leaders tried to contact their respective MLCs - Bukkal Nawab and Yashwant Singh from SP and Thakur Jaiveer Singh from BSP - but in vain. "People are watching everything". If get an invite from the BJP, I will definitely consider it. He has said that he had been feeling "suffocated" since the last one year.

by | July 30, 2017 | 01:16

President Trump intends to sign a bill that will place new sanctions against Russia, Iran, and North Korea , the White House announced on Friday. The move comes after Russia has repeatedly expressed anger at Washington for barring its diplomats access to two compounds in the USA in December a year ago, under former United States president Barack Obama , in response to suspected Russian meddling in the U.S.

by | July 29, 2017 | 00:38

The man was slightly injured. The person who was killed was described by police as a customer. In a press statement, a police spokesperson said that the suspect had entered the supermarket and suddenly began stabbing customers before fleeing the building.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:23

After failing to rally behind an Obamacare replacement plan, some Republicans are gearing up to rush a scaled-back repeal bill through the Senate this week. Despite Capito's backing, the Senate defeated the bill on a 57-43 vote. The Senate effort to repeal Obamacare may have lost a lot of muscle. The idea, by all accounts, is to strip away the more divisive elements of repeal ― the cuts to Medicaid and private insurance tax credits, the weakening of regulations that protection people ...

by | July 27, 2017 | 17:58

Because she knows, and that's what I feel. "Rest in peace, sweetie", she said during the stream. She feels bad but she still killed her own sister. Prosecutors say the video will be a key piece of evidence in the case. "She believes that too, she said multiple times for anyone that has seen the video- 'I killed my sister, I killed my sister.' So there's no doubt about that, but whether a crime was actually committed- that's a separate story".

by | July 26, 2017 | 00:57

Grassley and Feinstein said in their statement: "Glenn Simpson, through his attorney, has declined to voluntarily attend Wednesday's Judiciary Committee hearing regarding compliance with the Foreign Agents Registration Act". Manafort has become a central figure, as investigators look into whether the Trump campaign colluded with Russian Federation in part because of Manafort's extensive pro-Russia connections.

by | July 26, 2017 | 00:56

The members raised slogans in the Well of the House during Zero Hour and tore and threw papers towards the Speaker's chair. Six Opposition MPs have been suspended from Lok Sabha for five days for undermining the Chair's dignity with their "unbecoming" conduct, the Ani reported.