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by | March 11, 2018 | 01:45

Turkish troops launched an offensive on January 20 in Afrin in northwestern Syria amid growing threats posed from the region to Turkey. The operation, which concluded in March 2017, was meant to clear terrorists from areas of Syria bordering Turkey.

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:42

Ryan told Home Depot Inc . employees how they and their company will be helped by the tax cuts passed past year. But the issue of tariffs has sparked the Wisconsin Republican's strongest criticism of the president's policies. "Congress can not be complicit as the administration courts economic disaster", Flake said Thursday. "Don't weaken his hand", said Rep. Lou Barletta, R-Pa., a Trump ally who is running for the Senate in November.

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:35

Fazlullah is known for training suicide bombers, and was the target of a USA drone strike that killed over 20 militants on Wednesday. Amin said the bomber detonated his explosive device at a checkpoint "after being identified by police".

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:34

The Toys R Us store on 2661 Miamisburg-Centerville Road is one of the stores on the radar. The company is now saddled with around $5 billion in debt, and it has found it hard to find relief. The company's massive interest payments also sucked up resources that could have gone toward technology and improving operations. The locations set to close, which include Babies R Us, range from cities in NY and New Jersey to California.

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:35

Sophia is 10-years-old and came along with her classmates to Millennium Point at Birmingham to see Prince Harry and his fiancé Meghan Markle . Meghan's fiancé Prince Harry pulled astonished Sophia Richards out of the crowd to meet the United States actress on the couple's walkabout after she told him of her ambition to follow in the footsteps of the Suits star, reported the Daily Mail .

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:35

He said they would "purge" the town and then carry on further east. For President Bashar al-Assad, it would mark a significant victory as he builds on the military momentum created by Russia's entry into the war in 2015 that has restored his rule over large swathes of the country.

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:31

The announcement, which also said no further comment would be forthcoming, comes days after the Asheville Police Department, where Hickman worked at the time of the alleged assault, submitted the results of its investigation into Hickman's actions.

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:29

Videgaray was scheduled to accompany the Mexican head of state on that trip. Trump's son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner was caught up in the scandal as he, like Porter, had been operating under an interim security clearance. Videgaray lost his job as finance minister over the trip's fallout, but was later appointed foreign minister after Trump's surprise win in the USA presidential election.

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:24

Chung, the South Korean national security adviser, arrived at the White House shortly before 2:30 meet with his USA counterpart, H.R. McMaster. At the opening ceremonies for the Paralympics, South Korea's Moon said the separate flags should not be seen as diminishing the peace efforts. February 2018: Vice President Mike Pence attends the opening ceremony for the Winter Olympics in Pyeong Chang.

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:22

The Prime Minister also raised the situation in Yemen with the Saudi royal. He had lunch with Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace on Wednesday and is scheduled to dine later with Prince Charles and Prince William. Turkey has also worked with Iran, Saudi Arabia's arch-rival in the Middle East, to try to reduce fighting in northern Syria in recent months, and Iranian and Turkish military chiefs exchanged visits previous year, noted Reuters .

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:24

The two proposals were approved on Thursday at the 123rd IKCF management and review committee. The Paralympics in Pyeongchang begin Friday with the opening ceremony. The Winter Paralympics were officially opened at a ceremony in Pyeongchang , South Korea on Friday. North Korea asked that the Dokdo Islands, which Japan now claims and calls Takeshima, be included on the flag, according to BBC .

by | March 09, 2018 | 09:31

Former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort pleaded not guilty to a new indictment on Thursday and will have to wear a second ankle-monitoring bracelet until his trial, which could begin as early as July. So far, more than 100 charges have been filed against a 19 people and three companies. Prosecutors had offered to combine the indictments in the District, but Manafort refused to do so.

by | March 09, 2018 | 09:28

The bench was headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra and also comprised Justices D.Y. Chandrachud and A.M. Khanwilkar. On May 24, 2017, the court had annulled Hadiya's marriage, ordering Hadiya to return to live with her parents in the Kottayam district of the state.

by | March 09, 2018 | 09:03

Playa del Carmen is located about 46 miles (76 km) south of Mexico's top beach destination, Cancun, part of a long strip of white sand beach-front resorts that attracts worldwide tourists. There were 25 people injured in the explosion, the director of Civil Protection for Playa del Carmen told ABC News . Travelers should contact the nearest U.S.

by | March 08, 2018 | 02:03

According to the lawsuit , Clifford was inspired to step forward with her account of at least one tryst with Trump at the Beverly Hills Hotel shortly after the Access Hollywood tape was released . On Wednesday morning, Avenatti appeard on NBC's Today and CBS This Morning to explain why the adult film actor is now willing to speak out about what is claimed to be a almost one-year affair that began in July 2006.

by | March 08, 2018 | 02:04

But the White House never officially designated the targets of those sanctions , concluding in January that the threat of sanctions was by itself enough of a "deterrent". "No, because we'll counteract whatever they do", Trump answered. Trump said in the fall elections states should deploy voting systems with paper backups, which he said is "old fashioned, but it's always good".

by | March 08, 2018 | 02:06

As well funding an £8.5m domestic violence service in the capital, we're also working with Transport for London and the police on the ground-breaking Project Guardian partnership - which encourages women to report sexual offences that take place on the capital's transport network so they can be thoroughly investigated and offenders brought to justice.

by | March 07, 2018 | 11:54

PT reporting that she was being beaten up by the former National Football League star at her residence located in the 600 block of Bush Street. Per NBC Bay Area's John Zuchelli and Brendan Weber , police were searching for Smith on Saturday after he fled his house following an alleged domestic violence incident .

by | March 07, 2018 | 11:54

The senior Iranian commander's remarks came on the same day that Ali Akbar Velayati, a senior adviser to Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei on global affairs, also said the Islamic Republic's defense program is no concern of other countries.

by | March 07, 2018 | 11:52

The government's women's affairs office said today that it has chose to set the threshold at 15 in a bill to be presented to parliament later this month. President Emmanuel Macron met his future wife, Brigitte, when he was around 14 and she was 38 and a teacher at his school. Lawmakers hope the proposal, which is part of a bill aimed at reducing sexual violence will be implemented in the coming weeks, AFP reports.

by | March 07, 2018 | 11:51

On Monday, Trump hosted Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House, and much of their discussion focused on the president's upcoming tariffs. One of the things [with] voting [is] called paper. "The European Union has not treated us fairly and it's been a very, very unfair trade situation".

by | March 07, 2018 | 11:53

A dramatic and possibly illegal statewide job walk-off by 35,000 public school employees in West Virginia that began February 22 ended Tuesday in a victory for the educators - a raise five times higher than what the state's governor had first proposed and a promise to attempt to curb their rising health insurance premiums.

by | March 06, 2018 | 02:12

Trending: Is North Korea Preparing to Attack U.S. Power Plants? Putin the militarist sits in the cockpit of a Tupolev Tu-160 strategic bomber in 2015. Invoking the spectre of a unsafe and ever-menacing foreign threat could also help Putin rouse unmotivated voters in time for the March 18 election.

by | March 06, 2018 | 02:12

Speaking to reporters prior to the private meeting, Trump said that he would try to make it to Jerusalem for the USA embassy opening in May. " Many presidents were discussing whether or not to make that decision, and they promised it in their campaigns, but they never were able to do what they should have done".

by | March 06, 2018 | 02:09

The CMU police said two people were fatally shot in the Campbell Hall residency on Friday morning and that the suspect is still at large. Currently, more than 100 law enforcement officers from across MI are searching for Davis Jr., who was last seen leaving a residence hall on campus.

by | March 06, 2018 | 02:04

The United Arab Emirates and Bahrain also condemned the attacks in two separate statements . Presidential security guards who were manning the roadblock about 1.5 kilometers from the presidential palace, repelled the attack, arresting one assailant while two managed to escape.

by | March 06, 2018 | 02:01

Easterly winds this afternoon and evening are expected to cause blowing and drifting snow, resulting in reduced visibility. A Wind Advisory is in effect until 3 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 22 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 31 miles per hour. A slight chance of rain and snow.

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:59

The man's name has not been released . A report of "shots fired" near North Lawn, per a U.S. Secret Service agent. Shortly before noon Saturday, a man approached the north fence around the White House, removed a concealed handgun and fired several rounds, according to a Secret Service statement.

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:48

Saudi Arabia's powerful crown prince has arrived in Egypt for a visit meant to deepen the alliance between two of the region's powerhouses. Ties have grown between Egypt and Saudi Arabia since 2013 when Al Sissi led the army's toppling of Islamist president Mohammad Mursi following enormous street protests against his one-year rule.

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:52

Sangma, would be the Chief Minister. He said the non-Congress parties will now only wait for the invitation of the Governor to install the new government. The Congress yet again, just as it did in Manipur and Goa, seemed to have lost out in the race to form the Government despite being the single largest party.

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:49

According to the Turkish General Staff, the operation aims to establish security and stability along Turkey's borders and the region as well as to protect Syrians from terrorist oppression and cruelty. The offensive has heightened tensions between Turkey and its North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally, the U.S., which backs the YPG fighting against Islamic State militants in eastern Syria.

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:40

The North Korean spokesperson said, "It would neither beg for dialogue nor evade the military option claimed by the U.S.". The statement came days after President Donald Trump said Monday that his administration could enter talks with North Korea , but "only under the right conditions".

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:38

Nauert said Moscow had proven itself in violation of the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF), through its development of ground-launched cruise missiles. "With all due respect for you personally, with all due respect for Congress, you must have people with legal degrees, 100 percent you do", Putin said smiling.

by | March 04, 2018 | 04:04

The ED had earlier issued summonses to Modi and Choksi, both key accused in the scam cases, asking them to appear before the central agency. The agency then moved the court for issuance of non-bailable warrants against them. "The amount is likely to go up", CBI lawyer Limosin A told the court. The articles have been recovered from Joshi's house in the presence of independent witnesses, the CBI said.

by | March 04, 2018 | 04:05

Holi also marks the culmination of a 10-day-long annual festival at the Attukal Bhagavathy temple. The festival of colours, Holi is a celebration of harmony in our society. The aim is to drench and cover each other with colourful powder and water in good humour. Vishnu - the preserver and protector of the universe - saved Prahlad and killed Holika instead.

by | March 04, 2018 | 04:04

Louis Rams . There are a lot of factors at play here, but sort of questioning a guy like this to the public doesn't seem like the wisest move to me. But I feel very confident really in all three guys. Zimmer asked, neatly summing up the issues with all three Vikings free agents. "They're great people.

by | March 04, 2018 | 04:02

But the coach said that the Lions' depth at the position was problematic for the Buckeyes. The Buckeyes should be fine heading into the dance, they just ran into a team that is a terrible matchup for them. From there, the teams traded scores. "We knew he was going to get going eventually", Carr said. "It was just a tough night for us". His layup would be the Buckeyes' last of the contest.

by | March 04, 2018 | 03:53

Ukraine notified the European Union (EU) for an early warning for a crisis in the energy sector because of Gazprom's refusal to comply with the Stockholm arbitration court decision. The Russian side has returned the funds to Naftogaz in full. Olena Zerkal stresses that Kiev wants to convene trilateral negotiations in format Ukraine - EU - Russia to ensure the stability of gas supplies to Ukraine and the EU.

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:41

A tractor-trailer also tipped over on New York's Tappan Zee Bridge, snarling traffic for hours. The storm will span the East Coast from North Carolina to ME, with heavily populated cities like New York, Washington, D.C., Philadelphia and Boston in the storm's path.

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:35

The development, a 616-foot building that opened in February of past year just after Trump took office, is not owned by the Trump Organization, but rather by Joo Kim Tiah , an heir to one of Malaysia's wealthiest families, according to CNN .