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by | February 04, 2018 | 01:45

The Trump administration on Friday accused Syrian President Bashar Assad's government of producing and using "new kinds of weapons" to deliver deadly chemicals despite committing to abolish its program in 2013, and said the world must find a way to stop it.

by | February 04, 2018 | 01:43

The middle school was under lockdown, KTLA reported. The middle school is located on the Belmont High School campus and has about 365 students in grades six through eight. As news of the incident spread, anxious parents flocked to the campus, eager to reunite with their children. The motive or cause of the shooting was not known known by Thursday afternoon and police said they were continuing an investigation.

by | February 04, 2018 | 01:38

The Pentagon maintained the USA had to balance the need for developing a plan for nuclear deterrence while at the same time maintaining a "commitment to nonproliferation and arms control", according to Deputy Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan.

by | February 03, 2018 | 03:27

The flyhalf was targeted for some rough treatment on Ireland's last visit to Paris, including an off-the-ball hit by Yoann Maestri, when they were defeated 10-9 by France . "It's different going into the tournament as favourites, rather than being the underdog". Ireland boss Joe Schmidt has picked an experienced side for the Stade de France clash, as Rory Best captains a side containing 11 British & Irish Lions.

by | February 03, 2018 | 03:27

The judge demurred again as some in the courtroom laughed uncomfortably. "Would you do that?" At his current sentencing hearing this week, Judge Cunningham said the number of known victims had grown to 265 . Nassar soon will be under three prison sentences. Therapists say this outburst also doesn't mean Mr. Hargraves or his daughters will find their pain suddenly dissipate.

by | February 03, 2018 | 03:17

President Donald Trump is also expected to speak. Pence indicated that as he travels across the US this year he is planning to target vulnerable Democrats in states and districts that voted for President TrumpDonald John TrumpSchiff: Nunes gave Trump "secretly altered" version of memo Davis: "Deep state" existed in '16 - but it elected Trump Former Trump legal spokesman to testify to Mueller about undisclosed call: report MORE in 2016.

by | February 03, 2018 | 02:04

Temperatures were 15 degrees at 8 a.m. Friday , with a wind chill reading of 6 degrees, and cold weather predicted through the weekend, according to the National Weather Service . Unlike most recent snowfalls where Suffolk County is typically the hardest hit, in this instance most parts of Long Island are expected to see a uniform 1-2 inches of snow by Friday morning.

by | February 03, 2018 | 01:42

Almost all the files are described as classified, with some labelled top secret. The 195 documents included plans to protect the United Arab Emirates from Iranian hostilities, national security briefs, Afghan war updates, intelligence on Australia's neighbours, profiles of terrorism suspects and issues around Australian defence force operations in Afghanistan.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:45

The official said test data is being analyzed to determine why the interceptor, known as a Standard Missile 3 Block IIA, did not hit the target. A Defence Agency spokesman said: "Sailors manning the Aegis Ashore Missile defence Test Complex conducted a live-fire missile flight test on Wednesday morning".

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:41

French foreign ministry spokeswoman Agnes Von der Muhll said that reports from the OPCW, the global chemical weapons watchdog, indicated that Damascus had not met commitments made in 2013 to fully abandon its chemical stockpiles and was not conforming with worldwide conventions banning their use.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:39

Each year, thousands of people travel to this little town to witness Punxsutawney Phil's prediction . Once they came to America, German settlers in Pennsylvania continued the tradition, although they switched from hedgehogs to groundhogs , which were plentiful in the Keystone State.

by | February 01, 2018 | 00:53

Turkey will instead represent the opposition groups at the conference sponsored by Russia , Iran and Turkey , Turkey's state-run Anadolu news agency reported, citing unnamed sources. "I have also noted that in accordance with the final statement , the Congress supported the list of representatives for the constitutional committee", de Mistura said.

by | February 01, 2018 | 00:50

The police filed a case against the Army's 10th Garhwal Rifles unit, which was involved in the incident. Jammu and Kashmir government has also ordered a magisterial probe into the killing of two youth - Javed Ahmad Bhat and Suhail Javed Lone - in army firing in Ganowpora yesterday.

by | February 01, 2018 | 00:51

Nathan Sales, the US State Department coordinator for counter-terrorism, played up Iran's support at a conference for an Israeli think-tank in Tel Aviv on Wednesday. Besides Haniyeh, the Treasury Department also slapped sanctions on three groups - Harakat al-Sabireen, Arms of Egypt Movement (HASM) and Liwa Al-Thawra, or Banner of the Revolution.

by | February 01, 2018 | 00:49

The President will talk about the North Korean threat in a "strong and serious way", the source said. Both late-night hosts had to take a second on their respective shows on Monday night to appreciate the typo on tickets for the event that referred to the State of the Union as the "State of the Uniom ".

by | February 01, 2018 | 00:46

Islam scholar Tariq Ramadan, a leading professor at Oxford University, was detained on Wednesday in France, where he is facing allegations of rape. He denies the claims and says that he has started legal action against the women for libel.

by | February 01, 2018 | 00:43

Asked about the release of the names on Tuesday, Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo told the Review-Journal, "If you've got it, publish it". Douglas Haig's name appeared Tuesday after a Nevada court judge released almost 300 documents related to the case.

by | February 01, 2018 | 00:38

Menendez, in a prepared statement, said, "From the very beginning, I never wavered in my innocence and my belief that justice would prevail". In a written statement, the government on Wednesday asked US District Court Judge Jose Linares to drop the rest of the charges and dismiss the indictment against the senator in a federal court in New Jersey, Efe reported .

by | February 01, 2018 | 00:28

Lundgren's starting annual salary was £740,000. ITV said that performance reviews mean her overall earnings potential over a three to five-year period was greater than that of her predecessor. British companies are under heightened scrutiny to address the gender pay gap , with the BBC facing criticism for paying some women less than men in equivalent jobs .

by | February 01, 2018 | 00:24

The historical capital city of South Yemen , the port city of Aden , has fallen to southern separatists on Tuesday, ending just over 48 hours of fighting in and around the city, and giving the UAE-backed group de facto control over the city .

by | January 31, 2018 | 09:43

It took nearly half an hour for a clarification to be sent out that the alert was false and there was no danger. Instead, the employee apparently thought it was the real thing, according to the FCC . On their computer, they selected the template for a live alert - which offers a drop-down menu that includes the option for both a live alert and a test alert; a design that people have been quick to point out is less than optimal.

by | January 31, 2018 | 09:40

This is a developing story . Strider in the mid-1990s spent three years as a youth minister with a Southern Baptist mission in Hong Kong. "In meetings, he would refer to the "boss lady" and what she wanted done - a sign to people in the extended Clinton orbit that he wielded influence, especially in the eyes of the young staffers who hoped to work for the first woman president", BuzzFeed News' Ruby Cramer pointed out.

by | January 31, 2018 | 09:42

Mahmudi and Lisowick do not fit the profile of the victims identified as part of Project Houston or those of Andrew Kinsman and Selim Esen , whom McArthur is also charged with killing. One of them, Kayhan, had been missing since 2012. "Since August 2017 , members of the Toronto Police Service have been investigating these cases, under the task force name of Project Prism".

by | January 31, 2018 | 09:42

The public is asked to report suspicious activity at 800-863-9382. A second suspect, a 25-year-old US citizen, was later also arrested in connection with the alleged smuggling scheme. The patrol said its latest initiative is to warn against the dangers of people crossing illegally into the United States. The DACA recipient was a 26-year-old man from Salinas, Calif.

by | January 30, 2018 | 01:38

The blast Saturday occurred after the ambulance passed through a security checkpoint, Interior Ministry spokesman Nasrat Rahimi said. At least five attackers were involved in Monday morning's raid. The country's security forces in particular have suffered heavy casualties at the hands of the Taliban, who want to re-impose their strict version of Islamic law in the country.

by | January 30, 2018 | 01:37

In some cases, people with implants or embedded metal can not safely get an MRI and must use a different scanning technology instead. This caused Maru to be thrust towards it, causing the oxygen tank to rupture and leak. The victim was carrying an oxygen cylinder before he was pulled into the machine. The hospital's CCTV footage is being looked into. Maru's body has been sent to JJ Hospital for post-mortem.

by | January 30, 2018 | 01:29

More than 100 public utilities have been made available on mobile by recently launched "Ummang App'". The President highlighted the major decisions that the government took to improve the work conditions of labourers and farmers in the country.

by | January 29, 2018 | 05:47

A bus was also set on fire in the latest flare-up in the city, where a curfew was imposed on Friday after the clashes. News Nation contacted Agra zone ADG Ajay Anand who said that miscreants have created the violence in the city. Principal Secretary Home Arvind Kumar has said, the situation is tense but under control. Hinting that the situation in the Kasganj district was returning towards normalcy, the Uttar Pradesh Police said that they had deployed three drone cameras for aerial ...

by | January 29, 2018 | 05:47

As president-elect, Trump trashed Boeing's stock by attacking on Twitter the high-priced Air Force One program. Former senior adviser to President Barack Obama Eric Schultz mocked the high price tag in a tweet on Friday, saying, " we would have been impeached " over it.

by | January 29, 2018 | 05:50

The people arrested include a New Zealander, a Dutch tourist, two Canadians, a Norwegian and five British nationals. In a statement, Cambodian Police said the 10 tourists were arrested for "dancing in a pornographic mode". The friend said of the British prisoners: "They are pretty crushed". It's really just trying to keep a good vibe until we know the outcome'. All ten were charged today.

by | January 29, 2018 | 05:48

According to one scholar at Israel's Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial, of the 160,000-250,000 Jews who escaped and sought help from fellow Poles, about 10 to 20 per cent survived. Poland's deputy chief of mission, Piotr Kozłowski, told Israeli media the law's goal "is not to whitewash history, but to safeguard it and safeguard the truth about the Holocaust and prevent its distortion".

by | January 29, 2018 | 05:45

Senator Chuck Schumer of NY, the top Democrat in the Senate , said the report detailing an effort by Trump to fire Mueller in June demonstrated the urgency for Congress to act. "My dealings with Bob Mueller have always been cordial, respectful - the way it should be". It would be interesting to recreate the A section of the Times or the Washington Post , only deleting all "news" stories that are based on anonymous sources.

by | January 29, 2018 | 05:43

Revol helped her climbing partner descend a few hundred metres and set up tent, before going further down to call for help on a satellite phone. The team was evacuated by helicopter after a five-and-a-half-hour descent down the mountain to Nanga Parbat's Camp One early Sunday.

by | January 29, 2018 | 05:44

Smith was first to arrive at the scene and was parked on the side of the two-bay auto wash when Porterfield and Cline arrived, police said. Pittsburgh television station WPXI reported the dead as three men and two women, but state police declined to confirm that information.

by | January 28, 2018 | 00:40

A day after the end of a government shutdown linked to wrangling over immigration, Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said he pulled the offer because of what he said was Trump's failure to follow through on the outlines of an agreement the two men discussed on Friday.

by | January 28, 2018 | 00:41

According to the report , the Dutch intelligence agency also likely contributed to the FBI's investigation into Russia's alleged attempt to influence the 2016 U.S. AIVD reportedly alerted the Central Intelligence Agency and the NSA about Cozy Bear's hacking activities throughout the 2016 election. In the past eight months, members of Trump's campaign, family and White House staff have all been interviewed, and four indictments have been issued, with two guilty pleas as the investigation ...

by | January 28, 2018 | 00:38

The Syrian regime and opposition concluded a round of negotiations in Vienna Friday without achieving any breakthrough ahead of the national dialogue conference, due in Russian Federation next week. Nasr al-Hariri from the SNC said the discussions would be "a real test for all the sides". On Sunday the Syrian army said it had captured the vital Abu Duhur military airport.

by | January 28, 2018 | 00:16

The 56-year-old man had admitted to shooting McKnight on December 1, 2016 from the driver's seat of his auto and through the passenger's side window of McKnight's vehicle. Prosecutors argued that Gasser instigated the whole incident after being cut off by the National Football League player and chased him down the road goading McKnight into an altercation.

by | January 27, 2018 | 20:19

Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson during a House Homeland Security Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, December 2, 2014. On Wednesday night, the comedian Stephen Colbert skewered Meehan in a four-minute monologue on his show. He said he reacted "poorly" when he found out she began a serious relationship with another man.

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:37

The incident happened a day before reports that female journalists were segregated and kept behind a low fence at Pence's visit to the Western Wall. The Foreign Press Association, which represents global journalists working in Israel and Palestinian territories, issued a statement condemning the search, claiming that this was not an isolated event.