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by | August 09, 2018 | 10:08

The strikes came after two fighters from the military wing of Hamas, which rules Gaza, were killed by Israeli fire on Tuesday. Enas Khammash, 23, and her 18-month daughter Bayan were killed in an airstrike in Jafarawi in central Gaza, the health ministry in the Hamas-controlled strip said, while her husband was injured.

by | August 09, 2018 | 10:17

Hamas said that it had been subject to a "systematic disinformation campaign" by rival Fatah which "is working to sabotage Egyptian efforts to reach an internal reconciliation". Israel's Security Cabinet met on Sunday to consider Gaza proposals. Hamas leaders have been meeting for several days in Gaza to discuss the Egyptian-brokered agreement.

by | August 09, 2018 | 10:55

The national disaster agency said all those numbers were likely to increase, as more information comes in and more victims are found. Cleanup and rescue efforts are still continuing on the island, following the previous quakes. A resident shows a photo of missing victims believed to be trapped inside a collapsed building, as rescue workers continue searching after Sunday's quake in Pemenang, North Lombok, Indonesia on August 8, 2018 in this photo taken by Antara Foto.

by | August 09, 2018 | 10:40

Following a 15-day congressional notification period, the sanctions will take effect on or around August 22, according to a statement from the State Department. Police found a bottle containing the substance at the scene. Sanctions waivers are in place for certain key sectors, including space flight activities and commercial aviation safety, the official said.

by | August 09, 2018 | 10:42

Security Council resolution it voted for three years ago. In a commentary published by the Guardian on Wednesday, Khoshroo stressed that by ditching the nuclear deal with Iran and sanctioning countries engaged in business transactions with the country, the U.S.

by | August 09, 2018 | 09:13

Aziz Asber was the director of the Syrian Scientific Research Centre in Masyaf, near the city of Hama, which Western governments say was a covert Syrian government installation. According to Hadashot news, Azbar was tasked with improving the range and accuracy of the Syrian regime's Scud missiles. Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman on Monday dismissed the media reports.

by | August 09, 2018 | 10:49

The consumption is largely driven by the belief that dog meat carries special health benefits, including making men stronger or more sexually proficient. The heart-wrenching treatment of dogs who have become victims - many of whom are stolen pets - has been exposed by multiple investigations and media reports, which have sparked worldwide outrage and calls from high-profile individuals and celebrities to bring it to an end.

by | August 09, 2018 | 09:18

He said: "It is not acceptable to describe someone as looking like a postbox or a robber". But Johnson's supporters claimed he was being targeted in attempt to dampen a future leadership challenge. "We should consider taking severe action against him". Star anchor Kay Burley compared being uncomfortable with the burqa to being "offended" by the burned face of Falklands War hero Simon Weston , and another presenter observed that "unfortunately" many people agreed with the former ...

by | August 08, 2018 | 05:48

In his episode, he lost more than 300 pounds, dropping from 642 pounds to 316 pounds. Police have not yet ruled it to be a suicide, though TMZ reports that they are not looking for any suspects as of yet. He ended by telling fans "there is a HUGE potential for all of us". However, some of his posts (like the one the day of his death) revealed that Bonner may have been struggling, as well.

by | August 08, 2018 | 05:37

The explosion happened when a tanker truck, loaded with liquefied petroleum gas , got into a traffic accident near the airport. Highway police said only the tanker driver died in the crash, revising earlier reports by the Italian carabinieri that the accident caused two fatalities.

by | August 08, 2018 | 05:01

But shortly after, the Acting President ordered the immediate sack of the Director-General of the DSS, Lawal Musa Daura. Images of the incident were shared widely on social media. Saraki's supporters said the blockade was part of a plan to impeach and replace him. It is not clear if the meeting scheduled for Tuesday afternoon will still hold after today's turn of events.

by | August 08, 2018 | 04:09

The list of products impacted by the tariffs includes an array of lubricants, plastics and polymers, tractor engines, electric motors, railway cars, " fertilizer distributors " and some measuring instruments, among others. The U.S. has already slapped China with tariffs on $34 billion worth of goods, and Beijing responded with tariffs of equal value when the levies kicked in last month.

by | August 08, 2018 | 03:33

Zoo officials said that they believe the animal is underground or hiding at this time. Some of the largest hail fell on the southern side of Colorado Springs with hailstones measuring almost as large as softballs. The massive hailstorm shattered auto windows in the parking lot and dented vehicles. The storm made national headlines for unleashing softball-sized hail that damaged cars and sent five people to nearby hospitals, according to USA Today .

by | August 08, 2018 | 04:35

A family member of the victim says the situation was blown out of proportion, but community activists say it's nothing new. "They can not survive and we can not feed them", Johnson said in Facebook video capturing the protest. One sign read "Black $$$ Matter". Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams released a statement on Monday, saying, "This morning, a constituent sent me video of Friday's incident at Flatbush's New Red Apple Nails salon".

by | August 08, 2018 | 04:36

In the beginning of the interview, the detective asked Cruz whether he would like some cold water. In late July, a Broward County judge ordered parts of a transcript of what Cruz said to be released while excluding the "substance" of his alleged videotaped confession.

by | August 08, 2018 | 04:17

Tibbetts, 20, was last seen on July 18 when she went out to run. Crime Stoppers will ultimately determine whether a tip qualifies as "leading to Mollie Tibbetts' safe return" when granting the reward money, according to the donor agreement.

by | August 08, 2018 | 02:11

Johnson, who quit the government last month in a dispute over Brexit, made the remarks in a Daily Telegraph article published on Monday. "What's important is do we believe people should have the right to practise their religion and, in the case of women and the burqa and niqab, to choose how they dress".

by | August 08, 2018 | 01:00

The Awami League has denied that its officials beat up students. Several students have been injured in clashes with the police ever since the protests began, according to several media reports. "Even we have a limit". We'll take stern action against those conspiring to exploit this by inciting the minors, Kamal said. How have the protests unfolded? Bangladesh has witnessed massive student protests over the past several days, after two teenagers were killed by a speeding bus in the ...

by | August 08, 2018 | 02:26

More than 3,900 firefighters are working to contain the Mendocino Complex Fire , with more than 60 fire crews and 441 fire engines, according to Cal Fire . He said it's "being diverted into the Pacific Ocean". He also encouraged the clearing of trees to stop the fires from spreading. It has claimed more than 1,600 buildings, majority homes.

by | August 08, 2018 | 01:51

A masterful practitioner of modern-day politics, he wielded considerable influence beyond his own state, in the corridors of power in New Delhi, for a long time, sewing up alliances with both the Congress and the BJP, often drawing criticism from his rivals, who called him an opportunist.

by | August 08, 2018 | 01:53

K". When it was his turn for questioning, Downing accused Gates of having a "separate, secret life" with his lover in London and of using business expenses to pay for the affair, including an apartment in the British capital. Gates told the jury that as part of his plea with prosecutors, he revealed several other crimes that were not previously known and that were not included in the federal indictments against him and Manafort.

by | August 08, 2018 | 02:24

Samar Badawi is a famed women's right activist and is the sister of Raif Badawi, a blogger sentenced to 1,000 lashes and 10 years for insulting Islam by a Saudi Arabian court in 2014. The problem with that charitable account is it's still not very charitable: You're bragging about sending diplomats home because they asked you not to jail politically active women without charges.

by | August 07, 2018 | 06:15

Apple removed five of the six Infowars programs from its listings, including "The Alex Jones Show" and " War Room ". Facebook said they have removed the four pages from their platforms for violating their graphic violence and hate speech policies .

by | August 07, 2018 | 05:03

This leaves many in South Sudan doubtful on whether the deal would end the 5-year civil war in the country. It began when Mr Kiir fired his then deputy Mr Machar, accusing him of planning a coup - an allegation he denied. Uhuru appealed to the political leadership in South Sudan to secure the future of the region by commencing the implementation of the agreement. Washington has been sceptical about the success of the latest peace initiative, given the enmity between Kiir and Machar.

by | August 07, 2018 | 05:55

The sign was was spotted at Bray Head, County Wicklow, by the Garda (Irish police) Air Support Unit during a flight to inspect the area after at the blaze. The Irish Air Corps says the Bray Head sign was No. 8. Up to 150 tonnes of stone were used in some of the 83 signs dotted around the coast of Ireland.

by | August 07, 2018 | 05:24

Previously the cut-off was $2.6 million. McCormack echoed the prime minister and acknowledged the important role farmers have in the nation. The NSW government has also given more than A$1 billion in assistance. Mr Turnbull said the the commonwealth would work with local governments to look at trucking in water to communities if the situation worsened. "We look forward to sitting down and working with the government on more targeted drought measures".

by | August 07, 2018 | 05:15

Some of the survivors of the shooting were at at the protest as well. "Hey, hey, ho ho, the NRA has got to go", the crowds chanted while NRA supporters, some armed with weapons, waved President Donald Trump banners and held up signs, including one reading "Tyranny: When you disarm me".

by | August 07, 2018 | 03:50

The Associated Press says Monte Campbell's wife, Diana, first noticed the child. Police climbed over the safety railing to retrieve the baby, then brought him to the pedestrian walkway where they performed CPR, officials said. 5, 2018, in NY. The East River running between Manhattan and Brooklyn is a heavily-trafficked tidal estuary subject to strong currents. CBS New York says authorities took the child from the water and rushed him to a local hospital and was pronounced dead.

by | August 07, 2018 | 04:02

Detectives later found a trail in the woods, where they recovered the hat, a BB gun they believe was used in the crime, and a metal box where the boy had kept his earnings. The boy had less than $20 in cash on him, Union County spokesman Tony Underwood told WSOC . Those with information that might assist detectives in this matter should contact the Union County Sheriff's Office or Union County Crimestoppers.

by | August 07, 2018 | 02:20

The photographer also spoke to Al Jazeera , claiming police had sought "help from armed goons to combat unarmed students demanding safe roads". Earlier on Sunday, JU students joined protest activities that have been ongoing for the last week - led by students from schools, colleges, and universities - by observing a day-long strike on the campus.

by | August 07, 2018 | 02:27

After a few seconds it lifts into a mushroom cloud, with the tanker still spewing flames like a giant torch. A motorway bridge has also partially collapsed in a huge explosion which shook Bologna Airport in Italy. The Italian news agency ANSA reported the explosion was caused by an accident involving a truck that was transporting flammable substances, which exploded upon impact.

by | August 07, 2018 | 02:30

Gov. Jerry Brown on Saturday toured Redding neighborhoods wiped out by flames and called on President Trump to help California fight and recover from the devastating wildfire season. The Ranch Fire continues to grow in a south and east direction. Yesterday the fire was held back along this line with direct fighting and aircraft, but the land there is extremely rugged and hard to work in.

by | August 07, 2018 | 02:14

President Trump says his administration is implementing an aggressive stance toward Iran, despite being prepared to talk. USA sanctions aim to limit, if not totally eliminate, Iran's access to foreign markets. Meanwhile, hardliners in Tehran are opposed to the idea of talks with the US despite the collapsing Iranian economy. Preserving the nuclear deal with Iran is a matter of respecting global agreements and a matter of worldwide security.

by | August 07, 2018 | 01:40

They say they've been harassed by his followers ー at Jones's urging ー and have been forced to move. Similarly, Facebook said it removed four of Jones' page for repeatedly posting content that included "hate speech that attacks or dehumanizes others", the network said in a post on its website .

by | August 07, 2018 | 02:43

Mueller III is prosecuting against Manafort who is facing 18 counts of tax evasion. What's Gates telling the court? "Did you commit a crime?" The witness also testified that he had helped the defendant file false tax returns, and had concealed 15 foreign accounts from the U.S.