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by | August 02, 2018 | 03:10

TsUR said the journalists were in Central African Republic ( CAR ) to investigate the activities of the so-called Wagner group, an organization of private military contractors that reportedly carried out clandestine combat missions on the Kremlin's behalf in eastern Ukraine and Syria, according to Reuters .

by | August 02, 2018 | 03:35

Mount Rinjani National Park said in a Twitter message on Monday that a key route, Senaru, had been reopened for people to come down. Rinjani, the second-tallest volcano in the country, is a popular destination for hikers, both from Indonesia and overseas.

by | August 02, 2018 | 02:57

But, is there a possibility that the opposition MDC-Alliance which has lost most of the Parliamentary seats to win the Presidential contest? The results were expected on August 4. Another member of the opposition, Eveson Matambanadzo, said: " The results we have are cooked if you compare the people who voted on the ground to the results that are there it doesn't tally ." .

by | August 02, 2018 | 03:27

Trump took to twitter in one of his strongest attacks against the federal probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, saying: "This is a bad situation and Attorney General Jeff Sessions should stop this Rigged Witch Hunt right now, before it continues to stain our country any further".

by | August 02, 2018 | 04:01

He added: 'I have no words. Now, his owner, Fabiano Ettore, is alleging that the beloved dog was poisoned and killed by an unnamed suspect. "I can't understand such a terrible act". "We shared everything. Run, my friend, run, and don't stop". Communication manager for Animalisti Italiani, Rinaldo Sidoli, said: "They killed the hero who, together with rescuers, dug with his four paws during those dramatic hours to find survivors of that massacre".

by | August 02, 2018 | 02:58

His defense team's opening day strategy was to try and undermine the Mueller team's star witness, Rick Gates, who was Manafort's deputy in business and at the Trump campaign. Asonye described how Manafort snapped up expensive real estate in the United States, spent millions of dollars on renovating his properties and more than a half million dollars on "fancy clothes".

by | August 02, 2018 | 03:11

He declared that North Korea is "no longer a nuclear threat". White House counselor Kellyanne Conway on Tuesday played down the significance of the Post report . The Diplomat earlier this month had exclusively revealed North Korea's covert uranium enrichment site of Kangson, also on the outskirts of Pyongyang.

by | August 02, 2018 | 03:13

Robinson supporters wearing "Free Tommy" t-shirts cheered and burst into tears outside the Court of Appeal today, after months of campaigning for his release. The court dismissed the appeal regarding the Canterbury offence but allowed it for the Leeds charge. At a hearing in July, Robinson's QC Jeremy Dein argued procedural "deficiencies" had given rise to "prejudice".

by | August 02, 2018 | 02:33

Reports in local media say the suspects were armed with knives and attacked the tourists after the auto hit the cycling group. Two Americans are among four foreign cyclists killed over the weekend in the Central Asian country of Tajikistan when a auto swerved to hit them and then assailants jumped out of the vehicle and stabbed the victims.

by | August 02, 2018 | 03:11

They both started on Friday. According to Cal Fire six homes have been destroyed by the Mendocino Complex fires and 10,200 structures are threatened. Four firefighters were treated for heat-related issues. If a fire is spreading and evacuations are being ordered, or if a gunman is on a school campus and hostages are being taken, Lucy (lparesh@lalate.com) has it covered.

by | August 02, 2018 | 03:05

In a blog post from the head of Facebook's cybersecurity policy, the company says that those accounts were "involved in coordinated inauthentic behavior" but that their investigation had not yielded definitive information about who was behind the effort.

by | August 02, 2018 | 03:04

Trump's threat, his second in two days, put him further at odds with his own party in Congress, where many Republicans are facing tough re-election fights this November. But a certain point of disagreement will be Trump's standoff with Iran - and the sanctions that hurt Italian-Iranian commercial relations. Neither leader commented on the disagreement.

by | August 02, 2018 | 01:34

Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson , a Democrat, said in a statement Monday. The State Department moved to stop Wilson, saying he was violating worldwide agreements on arms trafficking. Standing with gun control activists, Nelson called it a "direct threat" to national security and personal safety. The gun plans were pulled from the internet in 2013 by order of the U.S.

by | August 02, 2018 | 01:25

Social Services Minister Lisa MacLeod during question period at Queen's Park on August 1, 2018 one day after she announced that a planned increase to welfare rates would be cut in half and the basic income pilot project would be killed. About 4,000 Canadians were enrolled in the program in selected regions: Thunder Bay, Lindsay, Hamilton, Brantford, and Brant County, the CBC reported.

by | August 02, 2018 | 02:25

We can take it.' These are incredible people". At a so-called " Make America Great Again " rally in Tampa, Florida, on Tuesday evening, Donald Trump made a freakish claim that left commentators and social media users scratching their heads, and wondering if Trump is "out of touch", when he claimed that Americans who shop for groceries at supermarkets must show a photo identification in order to purchase those groceries, the Huffington Post reported.

by | August 02, 2018 | 02:34

Cmdr. Jonathan White of the U.S. Public Health Service, which has helped in the reunification of families, testified that it is his "heartfelt conviction that we must reunify these children with their parents". White drew high praise earlier this month from the federal judge who ordered the Trump administration to reunite all separated children. There are now 334 immigration judges, and Attorney General Jeff Sessions has tried to hire 84 more in the past year and is trying to hire even ...

by | August 02, 2018 | 02:10

It is a fundamental role of education, and this law allows it'. "After the Senate, final adoption by the National Assembly of the law with only one vote against". "This isn't a 21st century law in our eyes, but a law from the era of news channels and binary debate", Mr Corbiere said. Clearly in the United States and other places that do not allow phone usage during class or at school, however, that has not stopped students from texting under their desks or playing Flappy Bird (lol) behind ...

by | August 01, 2018 | 06:50

When asked to choose between those three options, 48% opted for remaining in the European Union, compared to 27% who would leave with no deal, with 13% going for the government's deal. "And in terms of second referendum?" Failure at any of those three hurdles could cost her her job. The poll also revealed that 78% of people think the government is doing a bad job of negotiating Brexit, with a further 74% disssatisfed with Theresa May's performance as Prime Minister.

by | August 01, 2018 | 07:15

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday expressed his support for President Donald Trump holding talks with Iran, listing specific conditions for such discussions to occur, just hours after the president said he would not require preconditions to sit down with Iranian leaders .

by | August 01, 2018 | 05:51

The explosion occurred as a van with a single passenger approached an army checkpoint in Lamitan City on Tuesday. "That's their death wish - the more, the merrier". It is among several armed groups fighting government forces in the southern Philippines in decades-long rebellion that has claimed more than 100,000 lives by government count.

by | August 01, 2018 | 06:46

USA intelligence officials, citing newly obtained evidence, have concluded that North Korea does not intend to fully surrender its nuclear stockpile, and instead is considering ways to hide the number of weapons it has and secret production facilities, according to US officials.

by | August 01, 2018 | 04:29

Aispuro wrote on Twitter that nobody died in the crash. He said the accident occurred at 3.45pm (local time) and could have been provoked by a storm. Governor Jose Rosas Aispuro wrote on Twitter that there were no official figures on deaths or injuries yet, but TeleSUR's correspondent in Mexico Eduardo Martinez said local media is reporting at least 80 wounded.

by | August 01, 2018 | 04:09

The first fines are expected to be handed out in September, according to Equalities Minister Marlene Schiappa, who said she was outraged by the attack on Ms Laguerre. Not just for her but for all of us who have been subjected to unwanted groping and not been able to do what Emelia Holden did so well. In fact, Laguerre posted the banner twice, and then wrote, "the banner wasn't supposed to be up twice but, oh well, we'll never say it enough".

by | August 01, 2018 | 03:41

Lauding the Assam government for its achievement in preparing the draft NRC , the North East Students' Organisation (NESO), an umbrella body of students of all the north eastern states, demanded that the exercise be extended to the other states in the region as well as they too faced the illegal immigration problem.

by | August 01, 2018 | 02:58

Paul Manafort will have his day in court this week. It's the first trial arising from Mueller's investigation into potential ties between Donald Trump's presidential campaign and Russian Federation. Manafort's wife, Kathleen, was sitting behind him in the courtroom. That was an apparent reference to one of the expensive purchases Mr. Manafort allegedly made which prosecutors said they planned to describe at trial.

by | August 01, 2018 | 02:04

During Monday's press conference, the USA president also offered a surprise olive branch to Iran despite recent provocations, saying that he is willing to meet President Hassan Rouhani without preconditions. out of in May, as "ridiculous" and a "waste of paper". With his record on Russian Federation under scrutiny, U.S. President Donald Trump is insisting that the United States will not lift sanctions against Moscow.

by | August 01, 2018 | 02:31

President Trump has repeatedly offered public praise for Kelly and said he "could not be happier" with Kelly's performance in the job, even as there have been tensions between the two men from time to time during Kelly's tenure. A Fox News interview in which Kelly suggested that Trump's thinking on his signature border wall was evolving was an early flash point, followed by the fallout from the Porter controversy.

by | July 31, 2018 | 20:36

At the summit, which was backed by members from Alliance Defending Freedom (a Southern Poverty Law Center-designated hate group), Sessions announced the creation of a "Religious Liberty Task Force", created to implement guidelines announced by Sessions last October.

by | July 31, 2018 | 19:13

A cause was not immediately determined. Local police said the FAA has indicated that the plane appeared to be having some kind of difficulty just before it crashed. "I have no information on the victims and do not expect any later today", he said in an email. Several state troopers were sent to assist Greenville police in the crash investigation, he said.

by | July 31, 2018 | 20:37

They already arrested a couple people in the disaster zone including a man they say was peering into windows of evacuated homes. At 4 p.m., that became a mandatory immediate evacuation order for residents of Witter Springs and Bachelor Valley, who were instructed to "evacuate north, and exit the area via Highway 20".

by | July 31, 2018 | 19:43

But Bledsoe never made it home, and his family never made it out. Ed Bledsoe, a Redding evacuee, lost his wife and two great grandchildren to the flames. The fire began July 23 when a vehicle suffered a mechanical failure, according to Cal Fire. The photo has received more than 2,000 likes in two days.

by | July 31, 2018 | 18:44

Three people pulled off a weird heist involving a stolen shark from the San Antonio Aquarium , police say. They then ducked into a filter room and emptied out a bleach bucket, into which they deposited the shark, the aquarium said. In addition to the man who is in custody, authorities are still looking for a second man and a woman in connection with the theft. Three people are seen in surveillance video from the San Antonio Aquarium .

by | July 31, 2018 | 17:31

Curtis' husband and a 1-year-old child survived. This Michigan man lost his family as a massive fire swept through a motel where they had been staying. The fire originated in a first-floor room of the motel, where investigators plan to do further forensic testing, according to the news release. Samuel Curtis was able to escape the flames and smoke of a deadly motel fire with his infant girl.

by | July 31, 2018 | 18:23

Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 31, 2018Americans for Prosperity president Tim Phillips announced at a donor summit on Monday in Colorado Springs, Colo . Network leaders over the weekend repeatedly lashed out at the Republican-backed $1.3 trillion spending bill adopted in March, which represented the largest government spending plan in history.

by | July 31, 2018 | 17:22

As Trump took questions today during his joint press conference with Italy's Giuseppe Conte , he was asked whether he'd meet with Iran's leaders in a similar manner to his recent summits with Kim Jong Un and Vladimir Putin . The proposal represented a drastic change of tone, considering that last week Trump was embroiled in threatening exchanges with the Iranian leadership.