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by | March 23, 2019 | 03:33

Worshippers injured in the shootings seven days ago left their hospital beds to be among those attending prayers in Hagley Park, opposite al-Noor mosque where 43 people were massacred last week. Since then, other non-Muslim women in New Zealand have worn headscarves in a sign of support and solidarity. Mourners lay flowers near the Linwood mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand .

by | March 23, 2019 | 02:46

According to estimates, around 6,000 Palestinians are now languishing in Israeli detention facilities, including women, children and a handful of lawmakers. It is located near a Palestinian refugee camp in the West Bank, the territory occupied by Israel for more than 50 years. Palestinians seek to establish a state there and in the Gaza Strip, with East Jerusalem as its capital.

by | March 23, 2019 | 02:43

Netanyahu's office said that he spoke to Trump by phone and thanked him personally for his decision, telling him: "You made history". According to a statement released by the White House, Trump will welcome Netanyahu to the White House next Monday and Tuesday, March 25 - 26.

by | March 23, 2019 | 03:10

Other teachers allegedly listened to their colleagues' screams while they waited for their turn to be brought into the room in groups. " They told us, 'This is what happens if you just cower and do nothing , '" one teacher told IndyStar , which did not name the teachers.

by | March 23, 2019 | 02:27

Guterres met with worshippers at the Islamic Cultural Center's mosque in Manhattan as they gathered ahead of Friday prayers and offered "solidarity with the Muslim community from NY to New Zealand and beyond". Though many applauded New Zealand women communally wearing hijabs, others said there are Muslim women who have rejected hijabs as symbols of oppression.

by | March 23, 2019 | 01:50

North Korea withdrew staff from a liaison office with South Korea in a surprise move on Friday that appears to be the latest fallout from a disappointing summit earlier this month between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un .

by | March 23, 2019 | 02:05

The gun prohibition includes semi-automatic guns or shotguns that can be used with a detachable magazine that holds more than five rounds. Page said the police error won't affect the legality of Tarrant's prosecution. " We've targeted here the guns that are actually doing the harm in our community and we saw that on Friday ", Ardern said. "All semi-automatic weapons used during the terrorist attack on Friday 15 March will be banned".

by | March 23, 2019 | 03:07

The U.S. had warned the Maduro government not to act against Guaido. American countries on Thursday stepped up pressure on Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro to release a senior adviser to opposition leader Juan Guaido amid concern that his arrest could herald a new crackdown on the opposition.

by | March 23, 2019 | 02:10

White House lawyers, meanwhile, expect to have an opportunity to review whatever Barr intends to submit to Congress and the public. Is it because Mueller has concluded that Trump did not do anything wrong, either by way of "colluding" with Russian Federation or interfering with the administration of justice? Special counsel Robert Mueller departs after a meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington, June 21, 2017.

by | March 23, 2019 | 02:35

But he added, "I have today ordered the withdrawal of those additional Sanctions!" Trump said in a tweet. Trump's announcement amounted to a startling rebuke of policy action announced by his own government, once again calling attention to the unconventional and undisciplined policy process that has often defined the Trump administration.

by | March 23, 2019 | 02:43

This is what the Northern Lights can look like if viewing conditions are ideal and the colors are vivid. They can spread further south when the concentration of particles is higher, for instance following a Coronal Mass Ejection (CME ) of plasma from the sun.

by | March 23, 2019 | 02:12

The chair of the House Oversight committee has revealed that Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner illegally used private email accounts and messaging apps to carry out official White House business. Cummings said he and Rep. Trey Gowdy, the committee's Republican chairman at the time, met with Lowell, the personal lawyer for Kushner and Ivanka , in December 2018.

by | March 22, 2019 | 04:35

Inspired by the February 19 incident that didn't involve anyone attending or employed by the University - in which a conservative activist was sucker-punched on camera allegedly by a 28-year-old non-student who was passing through Sproul Plaza - Trump is now sending a message to all universities that they must certify policies protecting free speech or else risk jeopardizing federal research grants.

by | March 22, 2019 | 03:04

About 20,000 Israeli settlers live in the Golan, which overlooks Syrian territory. Next week, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will meet with President Trump at the White House. Mr Pompeo said his trip had nothing to do with politics or U.S. policy on Jerusalem, although for decades American officials refrained from visiting the Western Wall with Israeli leaders to avoid the appearance of recognising Israeli sovereignty over the city's most sensitive holy sites.

by | March 22, 2019 | 04:41

Norway , Iceland , the Netherlands, Switzerland, Sweden, New Zealand, Canada and Austria form the rest of the 2019 top ten, while the United States ranked 19th, dropping one spot from a year ago. The bottom three countries on the list are Afghanistan (154th), the Central African Republic (155th) and South Sudan (156th). Pakistan is among the top 20 gainers on the index, joined by the Philippines, and countries from Europe, Africa and Latin America.

by | March 22, 2019 | 02:25

President Donald Trump talks with journalists before departing the White House on March 20. Mueller is required to produce a confidential report that at a minimum explains decisions about who was and was not prosecuted. The Department of Justice rebuked claims made by former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe during his bombshell "60 Minutes" interview last month , where McCabe alleged that Rosenstein discussed invoking the Constitution's 25th Amendment.

by | March 22, 2019 | 02:53

Cummings said that when the House was under Republican control in March 2017, his committee had started investigating whether White House officials were using personal email and messaging accounts to conduct official business. CNN reported past year that Kushner was communicating with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman using WhatsApp. The Presidential Records Act outlines the way White House documents must be preserved and it falls under the jurisdiction of the House Oversight and ...

by | March 22, 2019 | 02:08

Trump's abrupt announcement was immediately cheered by Netanyahu, who faces a tough reelection battle and visits Washington next week. The presidential order enraged Palestinians, who see the largely Palestinian region of East Jerusalem as the future capital of a Palestinian nation qhose existence the US hasn't acknowledged.

by | March 22, 2019 | 02:26

The president will welcome Netanyahu for his third White House visit since Trump took office, the White house said Wednesday. Cummings, a Democrat , represents Maryland's 7th Congressional District in the House, where he is the chairman of the Committee on Oversight and Reform.

by | March 22, 2019 | 01:51

Mrs May said she would be trying to secure support from colleagues in the Northern Irish DUP and other opposing MPs for her deal. May told Tusk that despite the ruling "it remains my intention to bring the deal back to the House". Exhausted of MPs talking about nothing else but Brexit when you have real concerns about our children's schools, our National Health Service, and knife crime.

by | March 22, 2019 | 01:56

Also, the school announced those same students' accounts have been suspended and will no longer be able to register for classes or obtain their transcripts. Two university employees who helped facilitate the alleged cheating arrangement were fired. " Full House " star #LoriLoughlin, her husband designer MossimoGiannulli, along with Desperate Housewives Star #FelicityHuffman have all been charged with conspiracy to commit mail fraud and honest services mail fraud.

by | March 21, 2019 | 05:40

Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo said at a news conference that monitors show the levels of contaminants in the air are safe and that the plume coming from the site in Deer Park, southeast of Houston, is reaching at least 4,000 feet (1,219 meters) up and staying high enough so that the air quality at ground level is safe.

by | March 21, 2019 | 05:02

Beto O'Rourke endorsed fellow Democratic presidential contender Elizabeth Warren's call for the abolition of the Electoral College during a Tuesday campaign stop in Pennsylvania. "It requires a constitutional amendment", Delaney told CNN Wednesday. The bill would take effect if the law is passed by states controlling at least 270 votes, which is the figure needed to win the presidency.

by | March 21, 2019 | 05:40

Directing her statement at the public, she said: "Of this, I am absolutely sure". Theresa May has written to European Council President Donald Tusk asking for the UK's EU exit to be delayed until June 30. "Surely that is the time to step aside and let the people decide in a people's vote that's called a general election". And former Ukip leader Nigel Farage tweeted that the PM's speech was "appalling and pathetic", adding: "The Brexit betrayal is hers".

by | March 21, 2019 | 04:38

The shooting took place on the corner of East 112 St and 2055 3rd Ave, in East Harlem , News.com.au reported. At least three people were shot. Fox News reports police have mobilised a "level one" response, saying the status of the gunman remains unclear.

by | March 21, 2019 | 03:51

Competitor Airbus has respectfully remained quiet while the world was waiting for Boeing to speak out. Speaking about the increased scrutiny and grief that families of the victims are going through, Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenberg said , "Our hearts are heavy".

by | March 21, 2019 | 04:02

Judge William Pauley III ordered that prosecutors make redacted copies of the search warrant and the FBI's search warrant affidavit publicly available, leaving out personal information such as addresses and phone numbers. Cohen, who worked for Trump for more than 10 years, went on to plead guilty to additional charges brought by Special Counsel Robert Mueller in February.

by | March 21, 2019 | 03:33

Former Vice President Joe Biden poses for a selfie after addressing the International Association of Fire Fighters in Washington, U.S., March 12, 2019. While getting off to an early lead in support is important, the CNN poll shows not everyone's support is locked in. Even though the first formal contest for the nomination isn't until February 2020, there already are 15 other Democrats seeking the party's presidential nomination.

by | March 21, 2019 | 02:25

Trump went on a tangent about how he did not like the longtime senator and former Republican presidential candidate, saying McCain did nothing for veterans and calling McCain a hypocrite for his last-minute vote to torpedo the GOP's effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act.

by | March 21, 2019 | 02:21

She had not been seen since around 11.30pm on Saturday 16 March. Ruth Maguire, 30, had travelled to Carlingford in Ireland from Newcastle with 31 pals to celebrate a friend's imminent marriage. Her friend Colette Delaney wrote on Facebook Ms Maguire "had no coat and it was freezing". The search for a missing mum of three in Carlingford is continuing today in the north Louth village.

by | March 21, 2019 | 02:12

Ousseynou Sy, 47, who is originally from Senegal but has been an Italian citizen since 2004, hijacked the bus with 52 middle schoolers aboard in the northern province of Cremona outside Milan, according to the Italian news agency ANSA . De Marchis credited the officers' "swiftness and courage", for getting out all the children and their teachers "with no tragic consequences". Want to get a head start on your day? Get the day's breaking stories, weather forecast, and more sent straight ...

by | March 21, 2019 | 02:23

A judge remanded Modi into custody at the end of a Westminster Magistrates' Court hearing. According to the Scotland Yard, Nirav Modi was arrested "on behalf of Indian authorities on Tuesday afternoon (local time) in Holborn". Modi has reportedly started a new diamond business and has been living in the high-end central London apartment block called "Centre Point". Both Modi and Choksi left India in January previous year before the PNB scam came out in the public.

by | March 21, 2019 | 02:57

Friday marks a week since the attacks that killed 50 people at two mosques in Christchurch and as a safety precaution, many closed their doors. There they prayed and laid to rest Khalid Mustafa and his 15-year-old son Hamza, their names broadcast over a loudspeaker.

by | March 21, 2019 | 01:42

The site recognized as a significant a World War I battleground by Australians and New Zealanders and every year, thousands travel to Gallipoli for WWI commemorations held on April 25. While Morrison evoked the declaration commonly ascribed to the hero of Gallipoli and Turkey's founding president Mustafa Kemal Ataturk that the fallen Allied soldiers had become Turkey's sons as evidence of the strong bond between the two countries, real politik will guide the ultimate response.

by | March 21, 2019 | 01:19

Boeing had been working before the Ethiopian crash on changing pilot displays, operations manuals and crew training related to controversial software added to the 737 MAX. The manufacturer has said that to handle the situation there is a documented procedure that must be memorized. An off-duty pilot riding in the cockpit of a Boeing 737 Max 8 fixed a malfunction during the second-to-the-last flight for the aircraft, before a different flight on the same plane crashed in the Java Sea the next ...