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by | May 13, 2019 | 10:11

According to government sources, the yaks died in the cold desert region of North Sikkim - allegedly due to starvation. "It appears that these dead yaks had got nothing to eat during the prolonged period of snowfall since December past year", Yadav said.

by | May 13, 2019 | 09:58

Law enforcement sources from the Gulf Coast Violent Offenders and Fugitives Task Force told ABC13 News that Vence was charged with a felony of tampering with evidence of a human corpse; however, authorities have not provided any updates on Maleah's disappearance or confirmed the fate of the young girl.

by | May 13, 2019 | 11:30

All three victims were from the German states of Rhineland-Palatinate and Lower Saxony. Three people were found dead with crossbow injuries in the hotel. The innkeeper told the paper that they hadn't booked breakfast but they had planned to stay for three nights. A shocked maid coming to clean the rooms found the bodies.

by | May 13, 2019 | 10:04

It's unknown who is behind the attacks. It becomes the second attack on a church in a matter of weeks since 2015, the date of the first jihadist attacks on Christian and Muslim facilities in the West African country. While it is not yet clear who abducted the group and why, Burkina Faso - once considered a beacon of calm in the otherwise terror-teeming region - has been a growing hotbed for some time.

by | May 13, 2019 | 10:45

Last month she described her as "a wonderful member of Congress, as I think all of our colleagues will attest". It's often hard for low-income people to access credit at all, and when they do, they're more likely to have poor credit and to take out subprime credit cards with high interest rates.

by | May 13, 2019 | 10:07

Staff found the three bodies - that of a man, 54, and two women aged 30 and 33 - alongside two crossbows. All three victims were from the German states of Rhineland-Palatinate and Lower Saxony. DPA reported that prosecutors have ordered an autopsy. A police statement said: 'At present, the reasons for the death of the three people are still completely open.

by | May 13, 2019 | 10:53

Hazel's grandmother waited in the vehicle for her grandson to complete his chores, which usually took about 45 minutes but she became concerned after an hour had passed and he had not returned to the auto. "Obviously something went very wrong", he said. It was not immediately clear Thursday night how many dogs were taken into custody. Ryan was a student at Bristol-Plymouth Regional Technical School in Taunton , according to a statement from Superintendent Alexandre Magalhaes .

by | May 13, 2019 | 11:00

Rahul, who was 14 when the riots took place, pointed out that former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh had apologised. "Kishore Kumar's songs were banned during the Emergency. Mr Kejriwal, whose party has 67 of 70 state assembly seats, said in recent interviews that one month ago he thought his party faced a "tough fight" in Delhi but now he hopes to take all seven parliament seats.

by | May 13, 2019 | 10:36

Help us grow and continue telling Israel's story to the world. Chelsea Manning has been freed after spending over a month in jail for refusing to testify before a grand jury investigating WikiLeaks and Julian Assange . Asked on Sunday if she would be back in jail next weekend, Manning said that depended on whether a motion to quash the subpoena, filed by her attorneys , was successful.

by | May 13, 2019 | 11:25

Flight UB103 touched down at Mandalay International Airport at 9:09 a.m. local time with all 82 passengers and seven crew members able to safely evacuate the plane after it scraped its nose down the runway and came to a ideal stop. Passenger Soe Moe said: 'Smoke came out a little when we landed. "The runway is 14,000 ft and the plane landed at 5,000 ft", U Ye Htut Aung, deputy director general of DCA said, as quoted by The Myanmar Times.

by | May 13, 2019 | 10:04

Finally, Todd came up with a reason for them to turn their back on Trump: What if the president married Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez? In real life, Graham used the f-word during the televised hearings of the Senate Judiciary Committee, where Attorney General William Barr gave testimony earlier this month.

by | May 12, 2019 | 09:30

In a letter Saturday in La Stampa daily, Premier Giuseppe Conte said Italy considers Guaidó the democratically elected president of the National Assembly, and that President Nicolás Maduro has no "democratic legitimacy". Lawmaker Richard Blanco gives a speech to opposition supporters during a rally against the National Constituent Assembly, outside a school where a polling center will be established for a Constitutional Assembly election next Sunday in Caracas, Venezuela , July 24, 2017.

by | May 12, 2019 | 08:20

The UN says the Huthi rebels announced late on May 10 that they would unilaterally redeploy their forces out of three Red Sea port facilities over four days beginning on May 11 - potentially opening the way for the delivery of humanitarian aid needed to prevent a starvation that threatens millions of people.

by | May 12, 2019 | 07:44

Questioned on why he believed Senator Burr does not consider the "case closed" as do Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and other Republicans in Congress, Webb responded, "I don't know". over possible campaign finance crimes stemming from the Trump Tower meeting. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, tweeted on Thursday. Trump also said he had already testified for a "massive amount of time".

by | May 11, 2019 | 06:05

Tunisia's defense ministry said that the boat had left the western Libyan port of Zouara on Thursday, intending to reach Italy, Reuters reported. The boat sank 65 kilometres off the coast of Sfax, south of the capital, Tunis, the Tunisian agency said.

by | May 11, 2019 | 06:11

Two former heavyweights of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's ruling party have criticized a decision to re-run the Istanbul mayoral election, expressing concern the decision would damage the state's reputation. Investors fear that the decision to re-run the Istanbul election on June 23 will add almost two months of uncertainty over Turkey's plan to rebalance and stabilize the economy.

by | May 11, 2019 | 04:54

During their informal meeting later today, the leaders will discuss the EU's next strategic agenda for the period 2019-2024 and exchange views on the challenges and priorities for the European Union for the years to come. "The world doesn't sleep", German Chancellor Angela Merkel said as 27 European Union leaders held an informal summit in Romania . "We have to be strong, we have to be united".

by | May 11, 2019 | 04:16

Cross-party talks between the government and the opposition Labour Party have not produced a breakthrough in the Brexit impasse. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said at a rally in Gillingham, southern England, that "the real divide in our country is not how people voted in the European Union referendum".

by | May 11, 2019 | 04:03

A major storm system now pushing through western Texas is expected to light up the weather radar screens in South Louisiana over the next several days. Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms possible, breezy, high of 72 . Just before 2:30, there were multiple reports of a tornado at Easterwood Airport.

by | May 11, 2019 | 04:02

Norcross says passengers were taken back to Victoria and four crew members stayed behind on the Eagle Wing Tours vessel to help with the salvage operation. The Pacific Whale Watch Association is thanking the U.S. Coast Guard and others for their assistance and all passengers were offered a full refund.

by | May 11, 2019 | 03:14

Collins also is dissatisfied there are no sanctions for violating the reporting and investigative procedures contained in the law. It also tells bishops to follow local laws governing reporting of abuse to civil authorities. "The problem of victims who in the past have been told to keep silent is also addressed". "A law without penalties is not a law at all - it's a suggestion", she added.

by | May 11, 2019 | 04:05

Any government that emerges is likely to be weak, because even if the junta leader's party forms the government, it will still have to contend with the possibility of defections with allies in the lower house to pass legislation. A party closely linked to Thailand's junta appeared positioned to lead a new government after electoral officials assigned remaining seats in parliament's lower house Wednesday, using a complex formula that opposition leaders slammed as unfair and illegal.

by | May 11, 2019 | 03:34

A women who is a Georgia resident that receives an out-of-state lawful abortion could still face punishment of up to 10 years in prison charged with conspiracy to commit murder. The bill excludes, however, cases in which the pregnancy resulted from rape or incest, or when the mother's life is at risk. Heartbeat bills have already become law in MS and Kentucky.

by | May 11, 2019 | 03:13

Around 20 French commandos were then dropped by helicopter at distance from the camp where the hostage-takers and their victims were thought to be sleeping. France's defence ministry identified the fallen soldiers as two elite naval commandos. "I offer my deepest condolences to the families of the French soldiers killed during the operation", he tweeted.

by | May 11, 2019 | 03:13

U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday urged Iran's leadership to sit down and talk with him about giving up Tehran's nuclear program and said he could not rule out a military confrontation given the heightened tensions between the two countries.

by | May 11, 2019 | 02:29

Supporters of the legislation say it will save lives because drivers will be more hesitant to pass stopped school buses if they know they're being recorded. The incident took place in April, though the video was shared online only on Thursday. The bus was stopped and her red lights were flashing. The transportation supervisor for the Norwich City School District praised Call's actions, saying she prevented an nearly certain tragedy.

by | May 11, 2019 | 03:38

Mr Zambrano said on Twitter that SEBIN agents had surrounded his vehicle near the headquarters of his Democratic Action party in Caracas' La Florida district. It warned of "consequences" if Zambrano is not immediately released. "America stands with the GREAT PEOPLE of Venezuela for however long it takes!" Party head Carlos Prosperi says security forces towed the vehicle away with the lawmaker still inside.

by | May 11, 2019 | 01:01

The "campaign to continue to prevent ISIS terror inside of Iraq itself is something that's very central.to the Iraqi government", Pompeo said. Pompeo did not shy away from describing US policy as a "maximum pressure" approach to Iran , highlighting efforts to block Tehran's oil sales and implementing other sanctions.

by | May 11, 2019 | 00:45

Tusk was referring to the time Britons voted on whether they wanted to remain in what, 44 years ago, was the European Economic Community. The Brexit party winning the most votes in this month's European elections would require parliament to reconsider the idea of a no-deal departure, Nigel Farage has said, adding that Conservative and Labour MPs are "fearful" of his group.

by | May 11, 2019 | 00:44

Moderator Anderson Cooper asked Comey if he agreed with an open letter signed by hundreds of former federal prosecutors declaring that Trump would have been charged with obstruction if he wasn't now the president. When asked whether the Justice Department would take such action after Trump leaves office, Comey said he was unsure but that it "sure looks like" there is sufficient evidence for an obstruction of justice case.

by | May 10, 2019 | 05:17

Blanco and Zambrano are among 10 opposition lawmakers stripped of parliamentary immunity by the Supreme Court this week. The same politicians had already been accused by the country's Supreme Court of conspiracy, rebellion and treason and raised the same accusations against three more MPs.

by | May 10, 2019 | 04:55

President Trump slammed former Secretary of State John Kerry Thursday for his continued ties to Tehran; accusing the top Obama aide of violating the Logan Act that prohibits non-officials from interfering with foreign governments. "We'd hope the president would focus on solving foreign policy problems for America rather than attacking his predecessors for theater". "He's wrong about the facts, wrong about the law, and sadly he's been wrong about how to use diplomacy to keep America safe".

by | May 10, 2019 | 03:05

The six points from the phone incident were added onto the six points already on Beckham's record for previous speeding tickets. Prosecutors also said Beckham had been "operating a handheld device at knee level". Former soccer player David Beckham , left, and designer Victoria Beckham pose for photographers upon arrival at the The Fashion Awards 2018 in central London , Monday, Dec.

by | May 10, 2019 | 03:02

The US government has seized a North Korean cargo vessel that allegedly violated sanctions by engaging in illicit shipments of coal transfers, the Department of Justice said in a press release on Thursday. American officials said it was detained during an April 2018 stop in Indonesia. The Songi Trading Corporation is a subordinate of North Korea's army, the government said.

by | May 10, 2019 | 03:44

Facebook bought Instagram in 2012 and WhatsApp in 2014. Elizabeth Warren in March vowed to break up Facebook, Amazon .com Inc. and Alphabet Inc.'s Google if elected us president to promote competition in the tech sector. Hughes also noted some privacy scandals that have trailed the social media company recently and its ongoing negotiation with the federal trade commission (FTC).