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by | April 09, 2018 | 00:55

There are already reports of clashes today, with the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) accusing Palestinian demonstrators of "rioting in five locations along the Gaza-Israel border". However Israel accuses the Islamic militant group of utilizing the protests as cowl for attempting to infiltrate the border and assault Israelis. Israel has ruled out the demand, arguing that the return of Palestinians to what is now Israel would outnumber its Jewish majority.

by | April 09, 2018 | 00:55

Four fire fighters also faced injuries, but thankfully they were not life-threatening. "It was a very hard fire, as you can imagine", Nigro told reporters outside the building, in midtown Manhattan. He was rushed to the hospital in critical condition and died shortly thereafter. Nigro said that despite a "considerable amount of smoke" spreading throughout the building, the structure had "stood up quite well".

by | April 08, 2018 | 02:12

The sanctions freeze the USA assets of "oligarchs" such as aluminium tycoon Oleg Deripaska, a close associate of President Vladimir Putin , and lawmaker Suleiman Kerimov, whose family controls Russia's largest gold producer, Polyus. In parallel, and to Trump's fury, former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief Robert Mueller has been empowered as a special prosecutor to investigate possible collusion between the president's campaign and Russian Federation.

by | April 08, 2018 | 02:06

The German news agency DPA later reported that the driver of auto that crashed into the crowd had killed himself. The mayor of Muenster says authorities don't yet know the motive behind the van crash that killed three and injured 20 people in his western German city .

by | April 08, 2018 | 02:05

A Catholic Mass was due to take place at the union building early Saturday in memory of Lula's late wife Marisa Leticia, who died past year and would now be turning 68, Workers' Party officials said. "We are here to show that the workers will resist this attack against democracy", said union leader Jorge Nazareno. Technically, beginning to serve his sentence would not keep da Silva off the ballot.

by | April 08, 2018 | 02:03

In security camera images released by the police, the L-shaped length of pipe looked remarkably like a firearm. Vassell is seen on the video excerpts jabbing numerous pedestrians with a short metal tube. A spokesperson for Eric Schneiderman said in a statement his office is "committed to conducting an independent, comprehensive, and fair investigation" into Wednesday's shooting.

by | April 08, 2018 | 01:52

The Kiwis made the gold medal race after qualifying as the second fastest team. "I have been responding well in training and I am now looking forward to prove a point in Australia ". "I didn't expect to be that emotional having the whole crowd singing the national anthem with me", Campbell said after winning gold in the 50m freestyle at the Gold Coast Games.

by | April 08, 2018 | 01:45

Backpage .com lets users create posts to sell items, seek a roommate, participate in forums, list upcoming events or post job openings. But some internet and free speech advocates warned the action could lead to harsh federal limits on expression and the press.

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:42

In a later statement to police, the witness said he saw three men wearing masks approach the restaurant and then saw them running back to the green Honda, the report said. The suspects together with others on the run reportedly raided the house of the MP and vandalized three vehicles that had been parked there. "He immediately activated his remote panic button before the suspect forced him to walk to the security guard room, where he pushed him to the ground and searched him", Mathios said.

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:43

The president was flanked to his right by U.S. Rep. Evan Jenkins, R-W.Va., and to his left by state Attorney General Patrick Morrisey, both of whom are seeking to take on Manchin in the general election in November. Before moving on to those impacted by tax cuts, the state's political leadership represented on stage took turns praising the president and the tax cuts.

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:43

The United States hit seven Russian oligarchs and 17 Russian government officials with sanctions on Friday for what it called "malign activity" around the world, as the Trump administration tried to show that President Donald Trump is taking tough action to stand up to Moscow.

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:37

In a statement, its foreign affairs ministry said Pakistan's security forces were countering militant groups based in Afghanistan that launch attacks across the border. The PM, accompanied by several other top Pakistani officials on the trip - his first to Kabul since becoming prime minister a year ago - will hold meetings with a string of Afghan officials, according to Ghani's spokesman, Shah Hussain Murtazawi.

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:35

A Brazilian judge on Thursday ordered former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva to turn himself in to police within 24 hours to serve a 12-year sentence for a graft conviction, likely ending the presidential front-runner's hopes of returning to power.

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:24

Also on Sunday, Hezbollah media said that an agreement had been reached with the rebel group to evacuate fighters to Jarablus, a town in northern Syria near the border with Turkey. "Later, fighters rejecting the deal would exit the area while the others stay inside the city with their light weapons", the sources said, adding that Russia's military police would then be deployed inside Douma to take control of the town.

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:18

They are the heart and soul of the party, whose sweat has taken the party to new heights. "However, the people want to know what his party has done for four generations", Shah added. BJP president Amit Shah reiterated that the BJP's golden period will usher in only when it wins West Bengal and Odisha and retains power at the Centre in 2019.

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:16

Space Florida congratulated Richard Branson and the Virgin Galactic team on their return to flight, the first in almost four years, from the Mojave Air and Space Port today. The company can now proceed with new phases, including full-duration rocket burns and powered flight. Much like their competitor, SpaceX , Virgin Galactic seeks to make access to Space far more open than ever before.

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:11

I'm mad. I'm embarrassed . The Cavs trailed 104-87 with 7:35 left before storming back behind James, who added 14 assists, nine rebounds and made sure coach Tyronn Lue got a win in his return after missing nine games due to health reasons.

by | April 06, 2018 | 04:13

Mr Duterte's government insists that closure is the only way to prevent the environmental degradation of a holiday resort that is drawing an increasing number of newly affluent tourists from China and other parts of Asia. Government officials in the coming months will inspect establishments for environmental compliance and upgrade of sewage and drainage systems. (SMC) which operates Boracay Airport in Caticlan said the long-standing problems with sewage and solid wastes brought about by rapid ...

by | April 06, 2018 | 04:13

A USGS map shows the location of a magnitude 5.3 natural disaster that struck off the Channel Islands around 12:30 p.m. Thursday, April 5, 2018. It struck about 10.5 miles underground, the USGS said . In particular they were checking freeway overpasses, universities and sports stadiums, apartment buildings and power lines. The warning was long "enough for us to puzzle about it before the shaking hit", Southern California Earthquake Center Director John Vidale told the Los Angeles Times .

by | April 06, 2018 | 04:10

In response to the German court's ruling, a Spanish official said the government in Madid respects judicial decisions "always, when it likes them and when it doesn't". The closest offence in German law is high treason - however the accused person's actions would have to include a violent element for the charge to be applicable.

by | April 06, 2018 | 04:12

He was trying to drag him but it wasn't working. As the team followed the vehicle, a man wearing a red hoodie exited the passenger side and began casing seemingly random cars. A large purple forensic tent has been erected by the front door, and a wide cordon is being manned by around a dozen police officers. A struggle ensued between the homeowner and one of the men.

by | April 06, 2018 | 04:09

Michael is my attorney. Daniels' attorney, Michael Avenatti , said it speaks volumes that Trump refused to confirm whether or not he ever slept with his client. The strength of our case just went up exponentially. "You can't have an agreement when one party claims to know nothing about it". The one word response broke a months-long public silence from Trump on the matter, though he's fumed about the issue in private and adamantly denied to his associates Daniels' claim he had an affair ...

by | April 06, 2018 | 04:07

More active hurricane seasons are caused by above-average sea surface temperatures in the Atlantic Ocean. CSU hurricane researchers believe this season's activity will be about 135 percent of the average season. "It's important to remember the number of storms and impacts don't really correlate", said Marthers. But, ready or not, the 2018 Atlantic hurricane season begins on June 1.

by | April 06, 2018 | 04:02

Cash cow NAFTA is in play, as is foreign aid to Honduras and the countries that allow this to happen. The president on Monday blamed Democrats for weak immigration policy and called on Congress to act, tweeting that "our country is being stolen".

by | April 05, 2018 | 01:21

The out of control Chinese space station Tiangong 1 mostly burned up on re-entering the Earth's atmosphere above the South Pacific on April 2, according to Chinese space authorities. The lab " re-entered the atmosphere because it ran out of fuel, not because it's out of control ", according to an expert interviewed by the nationalist tabloid the Global Times .

by | April 05, 2018 | 01:20

Though U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson broached the issue of the government's April 2 brief at Wednesday's proceedings, neither Downing nor attorneys for the Justice Department took the opportunity to address the matter directly.

by | April 05, 2018 | 01:21

The anxious couple, who have another daughter and son, took out ads in local newspapers, put up missing person signs, and worked with police in an effort to find their young daughter. Kang, who was living in the northeastern city of Panshi in Jilin province, thought that he could be her long lost father. She had been raised by adoptive parents in a nearby town just 20km (12 miles) away, Chinese media reported.

by | April 05, 2018 | 01:16

The Duke of Edinburgh, 96, had the planned operation to replace his hip today at King Edward VII hospital in central London and is said to be "comfortable". At times blunt to the point of rudeness, Philip is Elizabeth's most important support. It was founded in 1899 at the suggestion of the then-Prince of Wales, and has treated most senior members of the royal family, including the Queen, Prince of Wales and the Duke of Cambridge.

by | April 05, 2018 | 01:15

Philip, or the Duke of Edinburgh as he is known in Britain, retired from public life last August, quipping at the time that he was no longer able to "stand up much". In June 2017, news broke that he suffered from an infection that was presumed to have come from a pre-existing condition, which led him to spend two nights in the hospital.

by | April 04, 2018 | 01:47

They say that a nationwide, person-by-person citizenship inquiry will actually harm minority representation by driving down participation among both citizens and noncitizens in immigrant communities-a concern that is even more acute in today's political climate.

by | April 04, 2018 | 01:46

Employees who evacuated the YouTube office and nearby buildings huddled under trees in parking lots. "The public should stay away from the area". Police say the shooter is dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. YouTube staff stand outside the building with their hands up after evacuating their office amid reports of an active shooter. As he headed toward the exit, someone informed him there was a person with a gun.

by | April 04, 2018 | 01:46

Pruitt did not say precisely when new standards, which could ease burdens on Detroit's automakers while outraging environmentalists, would be set, but federal agencies are expected to propose new options for fuel efficiency standards in the next several months.

by | April 04, 2018 | 01:35

Manafort is expected to be tried in July in the first of two cases related Mueller's investigation. Mueller has secured two indictments against Manafort arising from his lobbying for the pro-Russian Ukrainian Party of Regions, with charges ranging from failing to register as a foreign agent and conspiring to launder money, to bank fraud and filing false tax returns.

by | April 04, 2018 | 01:21

Gary Aitkenhead, chief executive of the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (DSTL) at Porton Down, told Sky News they were not yet able to prove it was made in Russian Federation. "As the Prime Minister has set out in a number of statements to the Commons since 12 March, this includes our knowledge that within the last decade, Russian Federation has investigated ways of delivering nerve agents - probably for assassination - and as part of this programme has produced and stockpiled ...

by | April 04, 2018 | 01:18

Turkey and Russian Federation have put aside their traditional rivalries and differences on regional issues to forge closer ties. In March Britain blames Russia for the poisoning on its soil of former Russian double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter in Salisbury.

by | April 04, 2018 | 01:17

Sissi had always been virtually guaranteed victory after all serious opposition pulled out of the contest earlier this year. The candidate had previously showed unwavering support for Sisi throughout the campaigning period before the election.

by | April 04, 2018 | 01:16

At the capital's Gare De Lyon, a woman had to be helped off the tracks after falling due to overcrowding. TRT World's Craig Copetas explains from Paris . While that echoes earlier polls, such surveys also suggest voters are anxious that Macron's reform plans will hit their spending power more broadly.

by | April 04, 2018 | 01:16

Israel's prime minister said all " infiltrators " would still be removed. Dozens of migrants and their Israeli supporters protested the suspension outside Netanyahu's office in Jerusalem and government offices in Tel Aviv, as he met with the neighborhood representatives.

by | April 04, 2018 | 01:14

Lows in the upper 30s and low 40s. Another cold front will bring showers and storms this week after an absolutely attractive Easter weekend. This first week of April brings a severe weather threat to our region. As of right now, 10 PM - 2 AM looks to be the main timeframe for the strong line of storms to work through Eastern Kentucky. The potential is there for this to become a significant damaging wind event.

by | April 03, 2018 | 04:48

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg recently implied that engineers for the massive company often have so much individual control that they can internally change the technology behind features without receiving superiors' feedback and consent.