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by | June 07, 2018 | 11:41

County officials say there are 279 homes between the two coastal communities, and most are feared to be destroyed. County Managing Director Wil Okabe said his own vacation home in Kapoho Beach Lots was also threatened. "It's hard because obviously a lot of people have lost a lot more than just a attractive place to visit and memories". "I'm kind of at peace, actually", Johnson said of potentially losing his home of 28 years.

by | June 07, 2018 | 09:31

As expected, the death toll has since increased, reaching 75. In his words: "Nobody is going to be able to get them out nor say how many are buried here". The searing hot volcanic material that covered communities near the volcano left numerous bodies unrecognizable so DNA testing or other methods will be necessary for identification.

by | June 07, 2018 | 08:33

China is deploying missiles in the disputed South China Sea to intimidate and coerce its neighbours, US Defence Secretary James Mattis has said. "I believe there are much larger consequences in the future when nations lose the rapport of their neighbors.

by | June 06, 2018 | 01:57

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sought on Tuesday to convince European states to abandon a nuclear deal with Iran, saying that Tehran's threats to increase uranium enrichment capacity showed it still planned to destroy Israel. "I will discuss with them ways to block Iran's nuclear aspirations and Iran's expansion in the Middle East", Netanyahu said last week of his European meetings, noting the issues were "crucial to Israel's security".

by | June 06, 2018 | 01:09

A surprise summit last week between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in put the meeting back on for Friday. Kim Yong-chol, vice-chairman of North Korea's ruling party executive and a veteran regime insider met with the U.S.

by | June 06, 2018 | 01:11

And I tried to do a good job since then with my life and with my work. "Two-thirds of the American people sided with me and they were not insensitive to that". Melvin then pressed Clinton on whether "looking back on what happened then, through the lens of Me Too now", he now felt more responsibility.

by | June 06, 2018 | 00:45

Officials said all identified fissures continue to emit hazardous gases. Helicopter footage from the U.S. Geological Survey on Monday shows lava from one fissure entering the ocean at Kapoho Bay. They stopped to inquire of their situation, and then when asked, airlifted them to a safe place. No serious injuries were immediately reported. He told reporters that there is still plenty of shelter space but that state officials are working with federal counterparts to work on a plan for housing ...

by | June 04, 2018 | 08:19

Other videos show residents walking barefoot and covered in muddy residue. National Disaster Coordinator Sergio Cabanas said an undetermined number of people were missing following the eruption of the Volcan de Fuego, which is 44 kilometres from Guatemala City .

by | June 04, 2018 | 07:26

The federal government announced Thursday afternoon that it would impose some $16.6 billion in dollar-for-dollar counter-tariffs on a wide variety of United States goods - everything from whiskey to sleeping bags to quiche - that will take effect on Canada Day.

by | June 02, 2018 | 03:37

According to prosperity gospel preachers and believers, nice things like jets and cars and rent money are God's way of blessing people for a faithful life. In a statement during his broadcast, Mr Duplantis claimed God told him directly to acquire a Falcon 7X. He's owned private jets before - three of them, specifically - but he's "burned them up for the Lord" in his extensive ministry, he says.

by | June 02, 2018 | 03:34

Melania Trump has tweeted to address speculation about her health, after she has not been seen in public for 20 days. Four days later, the White House announced that she underwent kidney surgery . The Huffington Post pointed out that the phrases "working overtime", "speculating", "working hard" and "on behalf of the American people" feature frequently in the president's tweets.

by | June 02, 2018 | 03:30

News crews recorded him packing up a pickup truck this week. Rotondo told the Daily Mail they belonged to his eight-year-old son. Instead, Mark had offered to search for specific items and if he finds them, he'll return them, Michael said.

by | June 02, 2018 | 02:49

The US wants complete denuclearization of the Korean peninsula, and Trump said that Kim is committed to that goal, too . Shortly after 1 p.m., a black sport utility vehicle entered the White House grounds and pulled up to the South Portico, where Kim Yong Chol , a former spy chief who is leading the North Korea side in pre-summit talks, stepped out.

by | June 01, 2018 | 19:00

Here's how the story unfolded. He had been denounced by pro-government politicians in Russia over comments on social media about the Russian bombing of Syria and over his characterisation of Russia as an aggressor towards Ukraine . Babchenko had been scathingly critical of the Kremlin in recent years. Tweet reads: Arkady Babchenko is alive! Babchenko , 41, is one of Russia's best known war reporters.

by | June 01, 2018 | 18:37

Four North Carolina dams being closely watched by a state team of special engineers were holding up, Gov. Roy Cooper said Wednesday . Also in North Carolina, record amounts of rain contributed to a landslide that killed two people when their home was destroyed, ABC News reported .

by | June 01, 2018 | 18:33

An eighth-grader from McKinney, Texas, Karthik won the spelling competition after numerous rounds against Naysa Modi, another Indian-American student, underscoring the overwhelming dominance of Indian-Americans in the competition. Nemmani also continued a long-time trend by becoming the 14th champion or co-champion of South Asian descent the bee has had in 11 consecutive years.

by | June 01, 2018 | 18:16

Trump tweeted his announcement about D'Souza as he left Washington Thursday for political events in Texas: "Will be giving a Full Pardon to Dinesh D'Souza today ". It's a transparently political move that ignores the fact that D'Souza admitted in court that he knew he was breaking the law, and lets prominent Trump supporters know that they can flagrantly commit crimes and expect a pardon down the line.

by | June 01, 2018 | 17:45

Citing unidentified diplomatic sources, South Korean newspaper JoongAng Ilbo daily reported that the Istana is one of the places under consideration as the summit venue. "We're still finalising exactly what these meetings will look like", she said. And here in Washington , White House officials have announced a flurry of diplomatic activity.

by | June 01, 2018 | 17:36

This bomber, China's most advanced, has conducted take-off and landing training, the channel said. On May 23, the United States rescinded its invitation to China to attend the biennial Rim of the Pacific naval exercises this summer, citing Beijing's continued militarization of the South China Sea.

by | May 31, 2018 | 20:06

High-ranking officials of the US and North Korea have met in NY in the first of two days of talks about the future of Pyongyang's nuclear weapons programme and a possible summit between US President Donald Trump and leader Kim Jung Un.

by | May 30, 2018 | 17:16

Meanwhile, Israel denies reports of ceasefire agreement with Palestinian factions Hamas and Islamic Jihad. "This is another wave of attacks by the IDF against the terrorist targets of the Hamas terrorist organization, which bears responsibility for all events in and from the Gaza Strip , as well as the severe attacks against Israeli citizens", said the IDF Spokesperson in a statement .

by | May 30, 2018 | 17:15

The unexpected announcement was met with some surprise, in light of Trump's unbridled enthusiasm for the meeting, and most - including White House staff tasked with briefing the press - thought it meant a summit would at least be postponed.

by | May 29, 2018 | 14:05

Steve Brantley of the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory said the flow seemed to have halted Sunday morning before it picked back up and covered the well at the plant, which lies on the southeast flank of the volcano, nestled between residential neighborhoods.

by | May 29, 2018 | 13:40

Trump has complained that the Iran accord did not address Iran's ballistic missile program, its nuclear activities beyond 2025 or its role in conflicts in Yemen and Syria. "We'll try to cling to the deal, but ... we're under no illusions". Since President Donald Trump withdrew the United States from the accord this month, European states have been scrambling to ensure Iran gets enough economic benefits to persuade it to stay in the deal and keep limits on its nuclear activities.

by | May 29, 2018 | 12:35

Several US officials who declined to be named said the two US warships came within 12 nautical miles of the Paracel Islands, maneuvering near Tree, Lincoln, Triton and Woody islands in the operations. The area is among a string of islets, reefs and shoals over which China has territorial disputes with its neighbors. The statement added that sucgh routine and regular operations "are not about one country, nor are they about making political statements".

by | May 29, 2018 | 10:32

It is unclear when or where Trump and Abe will meet before the anticipated Singapore summit, which the USA president has said in recent days is likely to occur on June 12 after he declared last Thursday that the summit would not be held on that day.

by | May 29, 2018 | 08:02

The couple was released shortly after Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker (R-TN) met with Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro. After expressing her appreciation to the president and United States officials Holt's mother Laurie added: "I also want to say thank you to President Maduro for releasing Josh and letting him come home".

by | May 28, 2018 | 13:03

An angry Di Maio, of the 5-Star Movement, made the unprecedented demand after Mattarella rejected a euroskeptic for the key post of economy minister - virtually foiling a bid to form Europe's first fully populist government . The agreement to form a populist coalition came after weeks of fruitless negotiations following the results of the March 4 elections , which did not give any party an outright majority.

by | May 28, 2018 | 12:32

Actress Rose McGowan , who accused Harvey Weinstein of rape, applauded the arrest of the Hollywood media mogul in NY on Friday. The Hollywood producer stands accused by more than 70 women of sexual misconduct, including rape, with some of the accusations going back decades .

by | May 28, 2018 | 11:49

Separately on Saturday night, Israeli aircraft struck two targets belonging to Hamas , but there were no reports of casualties. "This is the only barrier of its kind in the world, which will effectively block the possibility of infiltrating into Israel by sea", Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman said in a statement on Sunday.

by | May 28, 2018 | 08:54

The advantage of stalking and sling-shotting past a leader was eliminated. Power is considered by many to be the best IndyCar driver now competing. "He'll figure that one out for me". I mean, today was really disappointing for what we were hoping for and what you want for your last race. "When we were third with 50 laps to go, I thought we were in good shape".

by | May 28, 2018 | 08:17

Trump tweeted a day after he and Kim separately expressed willingness to meet June 12 in Singapore as originally planned, after the US leader abruptly canceled the summit on Thursday, citing the North's "open hostility". North Korea has tested dozens of missiles of various types in the past two years, including one launch of its largest-ever intercontinental ballistic missile, which is theoretically capable of hitting anywhere in the United States, on November 29.

by | May 26, 2018 | 07:22

When lava hits the sea and cools, it breaks apart and sends fragments flying into the air, which could land on boats in the water, said U.S. Geological Survey scientist Wendy Stovall. Underscoring the eruption's dangers, a Hawaii man was hit by a flying piece of lava over the weekend said the molten rock almost sheared his leg in half.

by | May 26, 2018 | 05:35

Mr Trump said the U.S. vehicle industry was "critical to our strength as a nation" and ordered the Department of Commerce to investigate. A new tariff on cars, trucks and SUVs could face opposition from some industry groups, with foreign automakers and their dealers likely to be concerned about a price disadvantage against domestic rivals.

by | May 26, 2018 | 04:14

Another student also in the classroom at the time of the attack told told Fox 59 Seaman "swatted" the guns away from student shooter before tackling him to the ground. "We were all hiding in the back of a classroom behind some desks, then [Seaman] was yelling to call 911, to get out of the building as fast as we could", the student told CBS affiliate WTTV .

by | May 26, 2018 | 03:51

In one written on February 2, the parents wrote: "Michael, after a discussion with your mother, we have decided that you must leave this house immediately". But Rotondo, who represented himself in court, argued that he was entitled to six more months of living with his family. The Rotondos are scheduled to hash it out again in court later this month, about seven weeks before their son's 31st birthday.

by | May 26, 2018 | 02:46

That's when Trump demanded in a Tweet that the Justice Department investigate whether they or the Federal Bureau of Investigation surveilled his campaign at the behest of the Obama administration in the lead up to the 2016 presidential elections.

by | May 25, 2018 | 23:38

Kim said the cancellation of the talks shows "how grave the status of historically deep-rooted hostile North Korea-U.S. relations is and how urgently a summit should be realized to improve ties". It was unclear whether Trump was engaged in what he saw as a negotiating ploy or if his moves were a manifestation of mounting internal concerns over ensuring a successful outcome for the summit.

by | May 25, 2018 | 23:20

Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Chris Long accused the league of bowing to President Trump, who whipped up opposition a year ago to the take-a-knee protests , adding that the owners "don't love America more than the players". After hours of careful consideration, and even a visit from Nate Boyer, a retired Green Beret and former N.F.L. player, we came to the conclusion that we should kneel, rather than sit, the next day during the anthem as a peaceful protest.

by | May 25, 2018 | 23:15

It is unclear if Trump would unblock those he had blocked and the judge did not explicitly rule on that. Trump has garnered over 52.2 million followers posting about everything from the National Football League to North Korea to his disdain for Robert Mueller probe into Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election.