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by | September 08, 2018 | 06:54

The dead man's mother, Allie Jean, told NBC News she couldn't understand how the officer mistakenly killed her son. Officers were called to the scene, where they administered first aid to the 26-year-old victim. Renee Hall told reporters during a news conference Friday afternoon. It's unclear exactly what happened next, Hall said , but the officer fired her weapon.

by | September 08, 2018 | 04:20

According to these documents , Kavanaugh said in 2003, "I am not sure that all legal scholars refer to [Roe v. Wade] as the settled law of the land", but he did not give his personal stance on the matter. Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn (R-TX), the number two Senate Republican, said on Thursday that Booker used his leaking of documents as a platform to help his potential 2020 presidential bid.

by | September 08, 2018 | 04:27

Thursday evening, she walked into an apartment unit she believed to be her own at the 1200 block of South Lamar, about a quarter-mile from the Dallas Police Department. They say Jean was an alum who "frequently led worship for chapel and for campus events". "The entire Harding family grieves today for the loss of Botham, who has meant so very much to us", the university said in a statement .

by | September 08, 2018 | 04:18

Reports of the shooting came in around 9 a.m. local time. The shooter's identity or motive were not released. "This is not normal, and it shouldn't be viewed as normal", the mayor told reporters, adding that the United States is the only industrialized nation with frequent active shooting incidents.

by | September 08, 2018 | 04:25

The Ranch Fire began about 12:03 p.m. July 27 and is now the largest in California history , according to Cal Fire. A raging wildfire burning in Shasta County has charred 15,294 acres as of Thursday morning, the U.S. An evacuation shelter is available at Mount Shasta Community Center at 629 Alder Street in Mount Shasta. 'It isn't a lot of people, ' he said. Officials said that they will reasses the safety of reopening Interstate 5 on Friday morning.

by | September 08, 2018 | 03:56

Trump was talking to a crowd of his supporters in Billings, Mont., and discussed the prospect of impeachment and the importance of voting for the Republicans in November's mid-term elections. It's really bad for the country. "The so-called "resistance" is angry because their disgusting ideas have been rejected by the American people and it's driving them insane", Trump added.

by | September 08, 2018 | 03:44

At some point she opened fire. He later died at the hospital from his injuries. But it was not the right apartment and the officer ran into a man who she didn't recognize. Authorities have not said how the officer got into Jean's home, or whether his door was open or unlocked. At a Friday morning news conference, Sgt.

by | September 08, 2018 | 02:04

As President Donald Trump continues to bash the extraordinary criticism from within his administration, Vice President Mike Pence and other officials began denying authorship of an op-ed that has thrown the administration into turmoil.

by | September 08, 2018 | 03:38

These tariffs have not yet been applied, and White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said that Trump will not make a final decision on implementing them until after he evaluates comments from the public. U.S. Trade Representative Robert LighthizerRobert (Bob) Emmet LighthizerMcConnell urges GOP senators to call Trump about tariffs Companies brace for trade war MORE is reportedly in support of the plan.

by | September 08, 2018 | 02:34

The document in dispute was a 2002 Kavanaugh email with the subject line "racial profiling" that includes internal White House discussions about whether airport security and other law enforcement should strive for a "race-neutral" system in the wake of the September 11 terrorist attacks.

by | September 08, 2018 | 02:49

In the past year and a half, Trump has twice ordered US -led air strikes against targets in Syria in response to what Washington called the Assad government's use of chemical weapons against civilians. "We were told by the army's military censor to remove that part of the story", David Brinn, the managing editor of the Jerusalem Post told RT as he replied to a request for comment.

by | September 08, 2018 | 02:33

The sentence was imposed Friday in federal court in Washington. The operatives Papadopoulos met offered him "dirt" on Hillary Clinton and "off-the-record" meetings in overtures he discussed with leaders of Donald Trump's campaign. Papadopoulos, the first campaign aide sentenced in special counsel Robert Mueller's ongoing investigation, said he was "deeply embarrassed and ashamed" for having lied to FBI agents during an interview previous year and acknowledged that his actions could have ...

by | September 07, 2018 | 10:02

Albero said an undetermined number of suspects then proceeded to the second floor where the mayor's office is located, after which, the witnesses said they heard a burst of gunfire. Ungab was the vice mayor of Ronda town when he was killed. Under the terms of this order, Blanco could not choose the town's chief of police, inspect police personnel or exercise any other functions related to the local police.

by | September 07, 2018 | 10:22

That measurement was revised from an initial reading of 8 .1. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre says the natural disaster was so deep it is unlikely to make a risky tsunami.

by | September 07, 2018 | 11:19

A global outcry over the jailing of two Reuters journalists in Myanmar has been greeted with silence by civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi , a stony response that an official defended Tuesday as a reluctance to criticise the judiciary. Freedom of religion & freedom of the press are essential to a strong democracy. Speaking at a news conference marking the US assumption of the rotating chairmanship of the Security Council for September, Haley said the reporters were "in prison for telling ...

by | September 07, 2018 | 08:11

In retaliation, China dispatched a frigate and two military helicopters to confront the HMS Albion . While having the choice to steer clear of the Paracel Islands, Captain Tim Neild reportedly made a decision to demonstrate the UK's objection to China's " excessive claims " in the region, an anonymous source told Reuters .

by | September 07, 2018 | 07:37

The future of Idlib is likely to be determined at a summit on Friday, when the leaders of Russia, Iran and Turkey will gather in Tehran to discuss the future of Syria . Asked whether that would include USA air strikes, Jeffrey said: "That would be one way". Asked whether potential USA retaliation for any offensive in Idlib, with or without chemical weapons, would include airstrikes, Jeffrey said, "We have asked repeatedly for permission to operate", and "that would be one way" to respond.

by | September 07, 2018 | 06:36

Numerous videos on social media showed Bolsonaro, whose platform includes cracking down on crime in Latin America's largest nation, being stabbed with a knife to the lower part of his stomach. Mr Bolsonaro faces trial before the Supreme Court for speech that prosecutors said incited hate and rape. The suspect, 40-year-old Adelio Bispo de Oliveira, is already in custody, according to the local military police.

by | September 07, 2018 | 05:18

Vassily Nebenzia told the U.N. Security Council on Thursday that Britain's claim that two agents from Russia's special intelligence services tried to murder Sergei Skripal and his daughter in the southern England town of Salisbury with a military-grade nerve agent is an invention "out of thin air", riddled with inconsistencies.

by | September 07, 2018 | 06:23

It said that the account details of passengers making bookings through its website and app may have been stolen but insisted that passport and travel information was safe. About 380,000 card payments were affected by the breach, Reuters reports , citing International Airlines Group, BA's parent company. Spokespeople for British Airways declined to comment beyond their official statements .

by | September 07, 2018 | 05:36

The hard-charging comments by the potential 2020 presidential candidate come in the wake of the stunning New York Times piece where an anonymous official raises deep concerns about the President and contends there were some initial conversations to invoke the 25th Amendment to remove the President from office.

by | September 07, 2018 | 04:51

British prosecutors on Wednesday said they had "sufficient evidence" to charge two Russian nationals in connection with the nerve agent attack on Sergei Skripal and his daughter, Yulia Skripal, in the southern English city of Salisbury in March.

by | September 07, 2018 | 04:11

Two journalists from the Tolo news channel were killed and four others injured by the auto bomb. An explosion ripped through a wrestling gym in Qala-e-Nazer in Kabul's PD6 on Wednesday evening killing at least four people. A reporter and a cameraman from Afghanistan's largest broadcaster, Tolo News, were killed in the second blast and four other local television crew were wounded, according to NAI, a group supporting open media in Afghanistan.

by | September 07, 2018 | 04:54

The Chinese man replied: "For money". He even proceeds to say the Kenyans he is referring to includes the President. His rant was apparently recorded by an employee of his whom was about to be fired - the reason for which remains unknown, the BBC reported on Thursday.

by | September 07, 2018 | 03:03

Freeland studiously avoided talking about the remarks all day, never once mentioning the president by name during her multiple media appearances, including a long-awaited news conference at the Canadian embassy. "We live next door to an entertainment juggernaut that could easily roll over the whole Canadian cultural sector", he said. Neither Freeland nor Trump spelled out areas of disagreement and neither detailed the progress that had been made.

by | September 07, 2018 | 03:54

The usual advantages of incumbency, endorsements from major establishment figures, traditional organizational skills and political experience were nullified in the two races, both conducted in districts so Democratic that there will be no Republican opponent, rendering the twin primaries tantamount to victory in the November 6 midterms.

by | September 07, 2018 | 02:15

After dismissing the trending theory that Vice President Mike Pence wrote the piece, they considered the more plausible idea that the anonymous writer was intentionally targeting Pence by using the word " lodestar " - a word the vice president uses publicly and often.

by | September 07, 2018 | 02:51

Although the Times reports that Mueller "did not say that he was giving up on an interview altogether". In appearances on television news programs, Giuliani has frequently discussed Mueller's pursuit of an interview with the president, seeming to wax and wane about the likelihood and desirability of such an interview.

by | September 07, 2018 | 00:59

Twitter is permanently banning right-wing conspiracy theorist Jones and his?Infowars? show for abusive behavior. InfoWars spreads demonstrably false information and conspiracy theories on a host of issues, including claiming that the Sandy Hook massacre was a hoax.

by | September 06, 2018 | 15:08

Number 10 said it was "a matter for the commission". It looks like Lynton is hitting back after falling out over the election campaign and is trying to boot out the prime minister. MPs who were present at the meeting in Brussels on Tuesday said that Mr Barnier proposed an "alternative" post-Brexit plan based upon the EU's free trade deal with Canada.

by | September 06, 2018 | 13:00

U.S. Rep. Michael Capuano , who district included Randolph and part of Milton, was dealt a stunning defeat by Boston City Councilor Ayanna Pressley , who campaign had drawn national attention. Bookman, who volunteered to drive voters to the polls on Tuesday for Pressley, said those she met were excited by her candidacy, feeling a certain kinship.

by | September 06, 2018 | 11:29

Washington wants Kim to disclose his nuclear and missiles programmes and assets, and cancelled a planned trip to Pyongyang by Mike Pompeo , the USA secretary of state, late last month. "If reciprocation is shown for North Korea's preemptive measures that have already been completed, he strongly expressed his will that more active measures for North Korea's denuclearisation can be taken".

by | September 06, 2018 | 10:06

The nation of Paraguay has chose to move its embassy back to Tel Aviv after initially being one of a small handful of nations that had joined the United States in opening embassies in Jerusalem . Jerusalem has been a fundamental issue that has stalled previous negotiations, but Trump has said it is now "off the table". The statement said Malki "expresses his appreciation and gratitude to the Paraguayan president and his foreign minister for moving the embassy back and for their commitment ...

by | September 06, 2018 | 10:30

The private ceremony in Annapolis, Maryland, was as carefully planned as the rest of McCain's farewell tour, which began in Arizona after he died August 25 from brain cancer and stretched to Washington. John McCain - "a drum major for courage, truth and justice" - as he lay in state at the U.S. Capitol Rotunda. But then it's hard for anyone to match patriotic credentials with John McCain .

by | September 06, 2018 | 10:40

The Court expressed that it will examine whether its is permissible under Constitutional morality to criminalize sexual acts performed by consenting adults. Equal rights campaigners have also argued that the very existence of such a law is proof of discrimination based on sexual orientation. In 2009, the Delhi High Court had ruled in favour of decriminalising section 377 - a decision which was overturned only to by a two-judge Supreme Court bench in 2013, in the Suresh Kumar Koushal ...