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by | April 26, 2019 | 02:59

However, they did not provide any evidences to prove that they are behind the devastating attack. According to ABC News , the terrorist group first claimed responsibility for the attack through their Amaq news agency on Tuesday. The fifth-grade boy, Kieran Shafritz de Zoysa, had been on leave for the a year ago in Sri Lanka and was killed in the bomb attacks Sunday. The violence was the worst the country has witnessed since the 26-year civil war ended in 2009.

by | April 26, 2019 | 02:19

The Washington Post , citing two people familiar with the situation, reported that Joseph Yun, a United States envoy sent to North Korea to retrieve the 21-year-old student, signed an agreement to pay the US$2 million on instructions passed down from President Donald Trump .

by | April 26, 2019 | 01:02

Cyclone Kenneth could become the first hurricane-strength cyclone strike Mozambique's northern province of Cabo Delgado in recorded history. Kenneth may strengthen before it makes landfall on the continent, said Dipuo Tawana, forecaster at the South African Weather Service.

by | April 26, 2019 | 01:55

Both Kim and Putin emerged from the meetings later on Thursday with warm words for one another, although any specifics on the result of the meeting were not provided. Noting that Mr Kim had recently embarked on several diplomatic initiatives, such as his ongoing summit meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin , Mr Moon said these were welcome moves, and he would push for further diplomacy and dialogue, once the North Korean leader was ready for this.

by | April 25, 2019 | 05:06

The second source told CNN that even the consideration of releasing his announcement video on the same day as the forum adds to questions of whether Biden, 76, reflects a Democratic Party of past generations, rather than the base of the party today.

by | April 25, 2019 | 06:03

I'll give a warning to Canada maybe next week that they better pull that thing out, or I will set sail doon sa Canada, ibuhos ko ýung basura nila doon [I will dump their trash there]. "Our prime minister committed and has recommitted to resolving this issue, including taking the waste back to Canada". In this 2015 photo, Filipino environmental activists wear shipping container costumes to call on Canada to remove the garbage from a port in Manila .

by | April 25, 2019 | 05:35

Upon discovering what happened, a co-worker contacted authorities, Kiessling told the outlet. "This was a disgusting accident" seems an understatement considering how a plant worker died Monday in Pennsylvania. She was pronounced her dead at the scene, officials said. He said there weren't any witnesses around to offer details on how she may have ended up in the machine.

by | April 25, 2019 | 04:31

The former comedian won a landslide victory in Sunday's presidential election and has pledged to find a peaceful solution to the conflict. In response, Mr Zelensky, a comedian who won Kiev's weekend vote, branded Putin's Russian Federation as an 'aggressor state, waging war against Ukraine'.

by | April 25, 2019 | 05:10

Sri Lanka's police chief made a nationwide alert 10 days before Sunday's bomb attacks in the country that suicide bombers planned to hit "prominent churches", according to the warning seen by AFP . "Pakistan condemns explosions and terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka at churches and hotels, that have led to numerous casualties and huge loss". Help us grow and continue telling Israel's story to the world.

by | April 25, 2019 | 04:42

The April 13 incident near Clint, Texas, unfolded when Mexican soldiers apparently believed the us troops, who were inside an unmarked Customs and Border Protection truck, had crossed into Mexican territory. White House adviser Kellyanne Conway said Trump "is just making clear, as he always has, that he has many different actions at his disposal" to try to stop what the administration calls a humanitarian crisis at the border.

by | April 25, 2019 | 02:46

Scotland will start preparing for an independence referendum before May 2021 without permission from London, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said on Wednesday. While polls show some pro-EU voters have swung behind the independence cause, a similar amount of pro-Brexit supporters have moved in the other direction, and overall support remains close to 2014 levels.

by | April 25, 2019 | 03:15

Park rangers received a call Tuesday afternoon about someone needing help at the South Rim, but by the time help could arrive the person had fallen, according to a press release from the National Park Service. In March, a tourist in his 50s fell over a ledge at Grand Canyon West after he slipped while trying to take photographs. The first death was not the result of a fall, according to a park spokeswoman.

by | April 25, 2019 | 02:18

To date, the company has completed more than 135 test and production flights of the 737 Max with the software update in place. In addition to the earnings decline announced Wednesday, the company also told investors it booked an accounting charge associated with the cost of updating and training pilots on the maneuvering characteristics augmentation system, or MCAS, an anti-stall system unique to the 737 Max that Muilenburg has said played a role in both crashes.

by | April 25, 2019 | 02:44

Less than a week later, investigators found his body in a shallow grave in a remote area. Searchers have been scouring the area for the couple's missing son, Andrew "AJ" Freund . In 2013, she was involved in a legal battle with her mother, Lorelei Hughes, for protective custody of Cunningham's eldest son. His father reported him missing the next morning when he told police he woke up and couldn't find the child.

by | April 25, 2019 | 01:54

UK Prime Minister Theresa May stood alongside her Irish counterpart, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar, behind Lyra McKee's coffin after she was shot dead by dissident republicans while observing rioting in Londonderry. A close friend, Stephen Lusty, told mourners that McKee had meant to propose next month to her partner, Sara Canning, who encouraged friends to wear Harry Potter and Marvel Comic themed clothes to the service in tribute to Lyra's love of both.

by | April 25, 2019 | 03:10

China's foreign ministry said it has lodged representations with the United States over Washington's plan to end waivers for Iranian oil imports. "As we have some time until the May deadline, we're planning to try to see if we can persuade the USA government to extend waivers", one official said.

by | April 25, 2019 | 01:27

Since taking office in January 2017, Trump increased pressure on Tehran and in May 2018, he fulfilled his electoral promise of withdrawing from a 2015 nuclear accord reached with Iran by the previous administration of Barack Obama along with five world powers.

by | April 25, 2019 | 02:55

Khamenei also promoted Salami to the rank of major general in a decree. Articles appear on euronews.com for a limited time. In IRGC, he has held a number of responsibilities, including the commander of IRGC University of Command and Staff, operations deputy of IRGC Joint Staff, and commander of IRGC Air Force.

by | April 25, 2019 | 01:02

Some 70 local Conservative association chiefs have signed a petition calling for an extraordinary general meeting of the National Conservative Convention to discuss the Prime Minister's leadership of the party . On Tuesday, the 1922 committee of backbench Tories began discussions on a rule change. Mrs May also faces a mass exodus of her supporters to Nigel Farage's Brexit Party .

by | April 24, 2019 | 04:15

The AFP photo caption says: "Sri Lankan mourners bury coffins for 61 victims killed in a bomb attack at Kebitogollewa in north-central Sri Lanka , 16 June 2006". Most of the victims are believed to be Sri Lankans, but at least 31 foreigners are among the dead too. The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) said Tuesday at least 45 children were among those killed.

by | April 24, 2019 | 03:53

The petition points out that the promised exit from the European Union has been delayed twice, branding her the wrong person to negotiate the deal with other bloc member states. He added: "I've joined this Remain alliance for three reasons: Stop Brexit , fix Britain, and move on to reform the EU". She told the BBC: "I'm afraid the prime minister is conducting negotiations in such a way that the party does not approve".

by | April 24, 2019 | 03:16

Hundreds of others have been released under investigation. She said: "Many people are scared and feel bad - "I was not the one of first people to do that; I am behind now; I'm only going to look silly because I did not start before" - but what they don't realise is that it's so few that have actually realised what is going on".

by | April 24, 2019 | 03:23

Police allege that Smollett paid the brothers to help him stage an attack in which he said two masked men beat him, hurled racist and homophobic slurs at him, doused him with a chemical substance and looped a rope around his neck. "Those who know us personally know we don't have hate for anyone.We will no longer sit back and allow these lies to continue". Geragos and Glandian released a statement of their own, saying that "at first we thought this comical legal document was a parody".

by | April 24, 2019 | 02:37

Coos County officials said Wilson is still on the loose. A police dog that stumbled on a porcupine and got more than 200 quills stuck on his face while pursuing a suspect is resting comfortably Tuesday and will not lose his eyesight, authorities in OR said.

by | April 24, 2019 | 03:55

The British Queen and her husband Philip have previously made four state visits to the USA. Protesters against Trump's previous visit used a variety of means to communicate their disapproval, from flying a "Trump Baby" blimp to holding protest signs along streets in Scotland - where Trump paid a two-day visit to his Turnberry golf resort.

by | April 24, 2019 | 04:23

Ushakov met last week in Moscow with Fiona Hill, a foreign policy adviser to Trump, for talks on North Korea. This was a factor in the State Department's decision to dispatch its point man for the negotiations, Steve Biegun, to Moscow last week ahead of the Kim-Putin summit.

by | April 24, 2019 | 03:26

After the release of the Mueller report , that's changing. In some ways, it's a wonder it's taken this long. The 2020 Democratic field has already lurched to the left on a number of issues the party used to avoid for fear of looking too extreme: single-payer healthcare, jobs guarantees, marijuana legalisation, free or debt-free college and reparations for slavery.

by | April 24, 2019 | 03:52

The subpoena angered Republicans even as it functioned as a reassurance to impatient Democrats. Mueller decided he couldn't charge Trump with a crime, saying "in effect, if there's going to be any accountability, that accountability has to come from the Congress", Warren said .

by | April 24, 2019 | 03:17

He bought $10 worth of individual Powerball tickets, according to WITI. "I was going insane", Franco said. Franco felt so lucky, he looked into the camera at the counter - and pondered winking at it. My blood felt warm. "I screamed for about five or 10 minutes". Franco said his dad cried when he broke the news to him. "My mom, she thought I was in trouble".

by | April 24, 2019 | 04:02

The death toll in a devastating landslide that flowed over homes in a small community in southwestern Colombia has risen to 30. According to the officials, five injured people were hospitalized and rescue were operations going on to locate survivors.

by | April 24, 2019 | 03:14

Ashes were found in Bali's central and southern regencies, including Klungkung, Gianyar and in Denpasar city. The volcano was seen spewing ash up to around 2,000 meters from its peak, prompting the local disaster mitigation agency to take immediate precautionary action.

by | April 24, 2019 | 03:06

The case drew national attention after surveillance video showed a woman dropping a bag with the puppies into the trash Thursday before taking off in a Jeep Wrangler. The dogs only survived after being found by a passerby who spotted the bag and took it to a nearby store. It is not known whether they were kept for breeding - nor why the seven puppies were destined for the skip.

by | April 24, 2019 | 02:00

In an affidavit, David S. Gabriel, an FBI special agent, said the bureau was made aware of the activities of Hopkins after receiving reports in October 2017 of "alleged militia extremist activity" in northwestern New Mexico. He described the close connection between the militias and CBP, "The border patrol would come to the base every day, they would sometimes bring us donuts".

by | April 24, 2019 | 03:06

Trump", after the Passover holiday. Soon his brand may extend to the Golan Heights . Last month, Netanyahu traveled to the White House to meet with Trump about the decree to recognize Golan as Israeli territory. -Israel relationship despite those critiques?" asked Shelly Tsirulik, a Harvard student in the audience. Trump broke from other world powers when he signed the presidential proclamation on March 25.

by | April 24, 2019 | 03:17

They were sat in the back seat when the bus hit the vehicle and Ms Abdullah threw herself protectively around him. While Omar escaped with just a bruise to the head, his mother suffered a traumatic brain injury that wasn't treated for several hours, leaving her in a coma doctors feared she would never wake from.