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by | August 07, 2017 | 01:15

The commander of Venezuela's army says attackers who staged an apparent uprising at a military base encountered a legion of troops who remained loyal to the government. Since April more than 120 people have been killed in unrest as rock-throwing protesters were met by state security forces firing rubber bullets and water cannon.

by | August 07, 2017 | 01:11

A Vietnamese delegation led by Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh participated in the 50th ASEAN Foreign Ministers' Meeting (AMM 50) opened in Manila, the Philippines, on August 5. "It is not that easy, but it is the direction that we need to work together". When asked on their position regarding the code being legally binding, Wang said he would leave it up to the ministers.

by | August 07, 2017 | 01:11

As the world keeps a close watch amidst fears of the latest conflict between India and China boiling over into an all-out war, it is easy to forget that what is also at stake here is the sovereignty of an independent nation-Bhutan-caught in the crossfire.

by | August 06, 2017 | 01:34

Gen. John Nicholson, the top US commander in Afghanistan, has ordered the new procedure in releasing casualty tolls, prompting criticism of giving the public less information and transparency. Expressing his condolences to the families of last week's Taliban attack in Kabul on a bus carrying employees of the ministry of mines and petroleum, Ghani said that the government was investigating the incident and would soon identify those who planned the attack.

by | August 06, 2017 | 01:34

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah met Naidu to congratulate him. In fact, such was the zeal among the Venkaiah Naidu , who is also a member of Rajya Sabha , that he left his house around 9.30 am and cast a vote at around 10 am.

by | August 06, 2017 | 01:26

Lathem, an associate microbiology professor at Northwestern, was booked into the Alameda County jail. Andrew Warren, 56, also surrendered to police in neighboring San Francisco. Chicago police said the two will go before an Oakland court and be returned to Chicago. Authorities haven't disclosed a possible motive for the killing.

by | August 05, 2017 | 00:31

Numerous potential crimes Mueller's team is investigating would have occurred in the District, such as allegations that Trump aides or advisers made false statements in disclosure records or lied to federal agents. There were no Russians in our campaign. But the news of West Virginia's governor switching parties seemed buried beneath all the Washington frenzy over the impaneling of a federal grand jury.

by | August 05, 2017 | 00:29

Almost three out of five voters said they think Trump is abusing the powers of his office; asked if they believe the president thinks his authority supersedes USA law, they agreed, 60 to 36 percent. Only 22 percent said the ACA should be repealed in full, while 40 percent said parts of it should be repealed and 33 percent said none of it should be.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:38

Bank governor Mark Carney said: "We're going through a sluggish period in the economy ". However while the last two quarters have certainly seen a dip in growth, overall economic performance has been better than expected since the European Union referendum, particularly in light of some of the dire forecasts that preceded the vote.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:38

A beachgoer discovered her body at about 6:30 a.m. Monday. She died of asphyxiation and suffocation, the medical examiner said. It's not clear if she fell or climbed into the hole, police said . Richard said it was "pretty much conclusively ruled out" that someone put O'Conner in the hole. "In the early hours of July 31st, heaven gained another angel, Ashley O'Connor".

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:37

Wednesday. "If this had been the school year, oh my God, it would have been awful". Minnehaha Academy recent graduate Ashley Mullen, 18, said Berg was a "friendly face - anyone who called the school would go to her". "It sounded like a freight door shutting ". VIDEO: Aftermath of explosion at Minnesota school " We just started digging", Meskan said. "He'd always talk to you in between classes and he would always offer you Dilly bars", student Roddy Macdonald said, according to Fox 9 .

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:33

It has emerged that Donald Trump personally dictated the statement by his eldest son which revealed the details of a meeting between Trump Jr and a Russian lawyer . The White House did not immediately respond to a Reuters request for comment on the Post's story, nor did Mr Trump's outside counsel Marc Kasowitz and Mr Trump Jr's attorney, Alan Futerfas.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:32

In return, Tehran won relief from global economic sanctions. Iran threatens to retaliate against the new United States sanctions that President Trump signed into law . "One country stands out for its deliberate, systematic contributions of weapons, training and funding for terrorist groups", Haley said. However, he has since twice re-certified the deal, most recently in July, extending the sanctions relief granted to Iran under the agreement.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:30

Roy's aunt has asked the judge to sentence Carter to the 20-year maximum. Roy died from carbon-monoxide poisoning inside his vehicle in 2014. When police found Roy's lifeless body in the cab of a pickup filled with carbon dioxide in a Kmart parking lot, it was initially treated as a suicide.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:28

That's the claim of Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson. " Only the North Koreans are to blame for this situation , but we do believe China has a special and unique relationship, because of this significant economic activity, to influence the North Korean regime in ways that no one else can".

by | August 03, 2017 | 01:09

China's United Nations ambassador said on Monday it is primarily up to the USA and North Korea , not Beijing, to reduce tensions and work toward resuming talks to end Pyongyang's nuclear weapon and ballistic missile programs. President Trump heaped praise on China's President, Xi Jinping, in France last month. The news agency warned that "taking out this outrage on China is clearly finding the wrong target".

by | August 03, 2017 | 01:11

The threat is real, and the North Korea regime has moved into warp speed because they sense that Trump is a weak and distracted president who won't do anything to stop them. "We'll be able to handle it". Increasing its military presence in the peninsula through shows of force is another option for the Trump administration but to date, military chest thumping has proven to have little effect in deterring North Korea's nuclear ambitions.

by | August 03, 2017 | 01:03

The stated goal of the legislation is to reduce the amount of legal immigration by 50 percent. Slashing legal immigration is a key feature of the Cotton-Perdue bill, though many pro-immigration Republicans like Jeb Bush have suggested similar changes without an overall reduction in immigration.

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:49

John McCain, a leading congressional voice calling for a firm line against Russian Federation, said before the vote: "The United States of America needs to send a strong message to Vladimir Putin and any other aggressor that we will not tolerate attacks on our democracy".

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:50

A dozen prisoners successfully tricked a security guard into letting them escape by smearing a food spread on doors in the prison . "It may sound insane, but these people are insane like a fox", the sheriff said, via A.P. "And they scheme all the time to con us and our employees here at the jail". Inmates reportedly took the commonly-served peanut butter sandwiches from the cafeteria and corrupted them with nefarious goal.

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:51

Russian Federation maintains thousands of troops in the two regions. "We hope for better days and we hope for better relations with Russia", Pence said. "Today Russia continues to occupy one fifth of Georgia's territory". The vice president came to Georgia, the only non-NATO member country on his itinerary, from Estonia, a model of a successful EU-leaning transformation, before heading to Montenegro, NATO's newest member.

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:51

Fulton Ave., featuring free food, presentations and more. Bensalem Township - The Pavilion of the Township Municipal Complex - 5 to 7 p.m. For more information, call the Community Services Section at 540-422-8600 or Lt. From there, two motorcades will visit 14 more neighborhoods throughout the town. National Night Out event at the Concord library, 2900 Salvio St., Concord.

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:47

The body of Chris Msando , a top information technology manager at the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC), has been identified at the city morgue, Wafula Chebukati , IEBC chairperson, said on Monday. He was reportedly seen last on Friday last week. His death was announced one day after police killed an armed intruder at the home of Kenya's vice president following a near day-long siege.

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:47

Marc Short , the White House director of legislative affairs, said that they are on the same page with the House and Senate before the bill goes to committees for markup. "I don't think real tax reform will be enacted if it's only done by Republicans". But the decision to shelve border adjustment means that tax writers also need to find a way to offset the tax cuts they have proposed while preventing further erosion of the USA tax base.

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:48

The suspects are accused of being members of a terrorist organization, attempting to assassinate the president, trying to overthrow parliament, directing an armed terrorist group, damaging public property, endangering public safety, damaging houses of worship, and offenses against civil liberty.

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:44

A US State Department official denounced the move as a "regrettable and uncalled for act", adding that Washington was now weighing a potential response. The Russian Foreign Ministry said Friday that Russia was suspending as of August 1 the U.S. Embassy use of all warehouses in Moscow and a compound in the Serebryany Bor park.

by | August 01, 2017 | 22:59

One doctor told the Associated Press news agency that 20 bodies had been transported to his hospital. Abdulhai Walizada, a local police spokesman, said there appeared to be more than one attacker, with a suicide bomber who detonated explosives and another who threw grenades at worshippers.

by | August 01, 2017 | 22:56

Dujana was a category "A++" terrorist and carried a reward of Rs. 15 lakh. Meanwhile State DGP SP Vaid said he would provide further details on the two terrorists only after the recovery of their bodies from the rubble of the demolished house where they were hiding.

by | August 01, 2017 | 22:57

But when no explanation was forthcoming and the RJD defiantly rejected calls for to Tejashwi step down, Nitish said he chose to resign from the chief minister's office. Lalu has also invited Janata Dal (United) co-founder Sharad Yadav to join hands with him and fight against the Modi-Nitish duo. "Sharad Yadav is not interested in Bihar's politics".

by | July 31, 2017 | 01:09

Violations of those rules are treated extremely seriously, ' the Friday afternoon tweet read. "The President of the United States has no business endorsing or condoning cops being rough with arrestees and suggesting that we should slam their heads onto the auto while putting them in", the department said in a Facebook post.

by | July 31, 2017 | 01:07

Police said the father did not know the child was in the back of the vehicle until he got to the church. Phoenix Fire arrived and the 1-year-old boy was pronounced dead on scene. That baby has been identified as Zane Endress. Photos from the scene showed police cars parked in a suburban neighborhood. "I think the message should be just make sure you check your vehicle constantly", said Sgt.

by | July 31, 2017 | 01:10

This was the 15th successful intercept in 15 tests for the THAAD weapon system. The THAAD test follows North Korea's second test-launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), which took place late Friday night. "We have a responsibility to our allies and our nation to showcase our unwavering commitment while planning for the worst-case scenario". In March, the North test-fired what experts said were likely four extended-range Scud missiles, with the official Korean Central ...

by | July 31, 2017 | 01:07

Reports in the US media claimed that Trump was considered sacking Bannon and Priebus in April to put a lid on intense internal feuding, which pitted an "America First" conservative faction led by Bannon against centrist Republicans who have converged around Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner.

by | July 31, 2017 | 01:08

Gohil further said that all the MLAs chose to protect democracy and themselves so they have shifted to a state where they feel secured. "When there was flood in Banaskantha, my MLAs were there with people but no BJP minister, leader or chief minister was there", the Congress leader said.

by | July 31, 2017 | 01:03

One outside Trump adviser said that the president is drawn to the discipline that Kelly and his other advisers who are former military officers bring to their roles. Kelly has already been working in the Trump administration, serving as the secretary of homeland security. On it, Trump was caught on tape bragging about grabbing women "by the p****", because "when you're a star, they let you do anything".

by | July 30, 2017 | 01:33

This will go on till August 7, just a day before the Rajya Sabha polls. "They have taken their MLAs to Bangaluru as they do not have faith in their MLAs", he said in Rajkot. Last week Vaghela tendered his resignation as leader of the opposition in the Gujarat assembly. As soon as the House Assembled for Zero Hour, senior Congress MP Anand Sharma was on his feet to raise the "abduction" of Vyara MLA Punabhai Gamit by district Superintendent of Police, promising him to take to BJP chief ...

by | July 30, 2017 | 01:32

Relations between the two countries, already at a post-Cold War low, have deteriorated even further after USA intelligence agencies accused Russian Federation of trying to meddle in last year's US presidential election, something Moscow flatly denies.

by | July 30, 2017 | 01:26

Furthermore, Mufti while backing the people of her state vehemently denied the idea of revoking the state's special status granted as per Article 370 of the Indian Constitution, and said the flag and the special status were a crucial element of preserving the Valley's culture and heritage.

by | July 30, 2017 | 01:27

The women, who face the death penalty if convicted, deny carrying out the killing and say they were duped into believing they were taking part in a reality TV show. Gooi said it included a video of a prank played by Aisyah on someone else at the airport. Defence lawyers have warned previously that they feared "trial by ambush", with police not sharing evidence.

by | July 30, 2017 | 01:28

He later deleted that tweet and said he had only mentioned Mr Priebus to show that all senior leaders were taking the leak crackdown seriously. Priebus was also on the plane with the president. Trump was aboard Air Force One as his tweets were issued. John Kelly is a battle-hardened commander who would bring a background of military discipline and order to President Donald Trump's roiling White House as the new chief of staff.