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by | October 29, 2018 | 04:54

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by | October 29, 2018 | 05:20

The bodies are those of Tala Farea, 16, and Rotana Farea, 22, who are sisters from Fairfax, Virginia, according to the New York City Police Department. Police said both were fully clothed and there were no obvious signs of trauma. A NY police spokesman said police were awaiting the results of autopsies on the sisters before determining whether the case was a homicide.

by | October 29, 2018 | 04:36

He spent several weeks absent from the campaign trail recuperating, and most political observers in Brazil believe that the stabbing may have increased Bolsonaro's support and sympathy among the Brazilian people. Some of Bolsonaro's comments that have gotten him in trouble reflect long-standing ideological positions, like his repeated praise for Brazil's 1964-1985 military dictatorship.

by | October 29, 2018 | 04:20

Khashoggi, a critic of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's policies, was last seen October 2 entering the consulate, where he had gone to pick up a document he needed to remarry. "Failure of any one nation to adhere to worldwide norms and the rule of law undermines regional stability at a time when it is needed most". Saudi Arabia , the Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt cut off travel and trade ties with Qatar in June 2017, accusing it of backing their archrival, Iran , and supporting ...

by | October 29, 2018 | 03:21

The bombs were sent in manila envelopes lined with bubble wrap and consisted of plastic 6-inch pipes packed with explosive material and wired to small clocks and batteries, the complaint said. The man was identified by law enforcement officials as Cesar Sayoc, 56, of Aventura, Florida. In a news release, the Federal Bureau of Investigation called them "potentially destructive devices".

by | October 29, 2018 | 04:13

However, Hannan is quite hopeful about the future of this couple and shared her optimism by saying: "Because we have given Sphen and Magic the opportunity to have a potentially successful breeding season, it is very likely that they will return to each other again next year".

by | October 29, 2018 | 02:49

U.S. Coast Guard ships and aircraft continued to scour the Atlantic Ocean for a civilian plane that went down on Friday as a flight tracking site showed the aircraft tried to return to SC before it disappeared off radar. The missing plane, which was due to land on Eleuthera island, belonged to a firm in Delaware. Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton searched through the night, the USCG added.

by | October 29, 2018 | 01:38

Mr Casey saw a surge in support after he accused Irish Travellers of camping on other people's land and criticised the refusal by some to take state-provided homes. Mr Higgins is the country's ninth president. Past presidents, even if career politicians, tend to be apolitical once in office. Over the next seven years, Mr Higgins said he would represent Ireland's voice as it faces global challenges such as climate change and sustainability; the challenge of global hunger in a way that is ...

by | October 29, 2018 | 01:58

A key aide to the prince has also been fired over his suspected role in the killing. But he also said consequences for Saudi Arabia would be decided by congress in consultation with himself. Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Al Jubeir on Sunday told Fox News that Khashoggi's killing was "a rogue operation" and that "we don't know where the body is".

by | October 28, 2018 | 04:14

He entered the 50m breast stroke to make up the numbers and prevent the event being cancelled - only to win the gold medal . Among the VIPs in the crowd were soccer star and Invictus ambassador David Beckham along with Prime Minister Scott Morrison, NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian and Governor-General Sir Peter Cosgrove.

by | October 28, 2018 | 05:35

The Saipan Tribune, quoting the governor's office, said a 44-year-old woman was killed when a building collapsed on Saipan during the height of the storm. "From my experience with previous typhoons, people tend to wait to care for their health as they focus on their homes and others", Muna said. "The Tinian Medical Center sustained extensive damage".

by | October 28, 2018 | 04:04

Debbie Wasserman Schultz , D-Fla., because her name was listed as the return address on all of them. Police said a bomb squad was on its way to the scene to further investigate and it is not yet known if the package was addressed to the congresswoman.

by | October 28, 2018 | 04:08

New York Supreme Court Justice Saliann Scarpulla cut off a lawyer for Trump when he started to question the motives of the New York attorney general's office, which filed its suit in June seeking to dissolve the charity and recoup $2.8 million in funds.

by | October 28, 2018 | 03:40

By moving our clocks forward in the summer every year, in a tradition marked with the Summer Time Act 1916, farmers and workers are given another hour of daylight. This time, Britons can get an extra hour in bed as they adjust to the clocks moving back. People's sleep schedules are interrupted and some studies have shown that this corresponds to increased auto accidents as drivers are thrown off by the disrupted sleep schedule and difference in light levels.

by | October 28, 2018 | 03:57

Erdogan's closed-door meetings with Angela Merkel , Vladimir Putin and Emmanuel Macron took place at the Vahdettin Pavilion in Istanbul's Uskudar district. "It was an important first step to avert a large-scale military offensive and a humanitarian disaster". The summit comes a month after Ankara and Moscow brokered a deal to create a demilitarized zone in Idlib region, home to three million people.

by | October 28, 2018 | 02:09

Lauderdale, Florida . Reuters could not immediately confirm those reports . "Some of the packages went through the mail". Other packages may still be in the system, officials said as they warned members of the public to be watchful. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, the former chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee . "They pay their taxes, follow our laws, care for their neighbours, go to church and contribute to charity, and they are loyal to our country - all they want is a government ...

by | October 28, 2018 | 03:49

The gunman opened fire at responding police officers. " God Bless All! " he said in tweet . A police official says a suspect is in custody but have not released any information about the shooter and the victims . President Trump tweeted just after 11 a.m. that he is watching the events unfold and that it looks like there are "multiple fatalities". President Donald Trump told reporters the killings might have been prevented if there was an armed guard inside the building.

by | October 28, 2018 | 02:14

The NSW department of education said the Plumpton high student had attended school with "an implement that was used to prick other students". The people are believed to have sustained injuries to arms and legs. Four ambulances and seven paramedics attended the school to assess the eight students. NSW Police are now moving to interview the student at the centre of the incident as parents call for harsh punishment.

by | October 28, 2018 | 02:01

Authorities have intercepted at least 10 packages. A criminal investigation into the incidents is in progress. Bill Clinton was at the family's Chappaqua home at the time the package was intercepted Tuesday night at a Westchester County facility, said a person familiar with his schedule.

by | October 28, 2018 | 01:44

The apex court directed that interim CBI chief M Nageswara Rao shall not take any major policy decisions. Joining Gandhi in the protest, Gehlot said the decision to remove the CBI director was "illegal" and such a decision can only be taken together by the chief justice of India, the leader of the opposition and the prime minister.

by | October 28, 2018 | 02:58

He also voiced concern that terrorists have been armed with such modern weapons. The coalition's operations in Syria are not authorized by the government of President Bashar Assad or the UN Security Council. reconnaissance aircraft are baseless, Operation Inherent Resolve spokesman Sean Ryan told Sputnik on Friday. Immediately following the incident, Russia's Defense Ministry displayed a pair of drones that it said were captured following the attack on the Khmeimim base, saying the attack ...

by | October 28, 2018 | 02:28

According to court records, Guyger reported she mistook his apartment for her own and thought she'd encountered an intruder. After getting out of the vehicle, she walked to the apartment directly above her own, apparently failing to notice the door decorations and floor mats that were different from those on her floor.

by | October 27, 2018 | 05:46

A package containing a possible explosive device intended for Obama was intercepted by the US Secret Service at a screening facility in Washington . The Time Warner building houses CNN's offices. At first, the FBI was investigating a suspicious package found late Tuesday night at the home of Bill and Hillary Clinton in Chappaqua, New York.

by | October 27, 2018 | 04:28

TEL AVIV-Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made a surprise visit to meet Oman's ruler this week to discuss regional issues, the first official summit between the leaders and a sign of improving relations between Israel and the Arab Gulf states.

by | October 27, 2018 | 04:59

Bin Salman's remarks, which he made on the second day of a high-profile investment conference now underway in Riyadh , came one day after Erdogan revealed details of Khashoggi's October 2 murder in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul. Saudi Arabia has said his death was the result of a "rogue operation" by people acting beyond the scope of their authority, and 18 Saudis have been arrested.

by | October 27, 2018 | 05:11

Federal authorities made the arrest in Florida on Friday in connection with the mail-bomb scare that widened to 12 suspicious packages, the Justice Department said. Authorities noted that they included " energetic material ". Investigators believe the mailings were staggered. Officials don't think they were sitting in the system without being spotted.

by | October 27, 2018 | 05:02

In particular, the two largest pork producers in America, Smithfield Foods, which is Chinese-owned and JBS, which is Brazillian-owned, qualify for the bailout. The National Association of Manufacturers, which also has pushed the Trump administration to include both Canada and Mexico in a renegotiated Nafta and to negotiate a bilateral trade deal with China, reported that its lobbying spending for the third quarter more than doubled from the same period previous year to $2.85 million.

by | October 27, 2018 | 05:24

The appointment was confirmed in a statement from the president's office, but Wickremesinghe later told local television he remained the prime minister. Sirisena is also believed to be behind a failed attempt to impeach Wickremesinghe in April. Rajapaksa and Sirisena together have 95 seats and are short of a simple majority.

by | October 27, 2018 | 04:04

Park spokeswoman Jamie Richards said she did not know if rangers had to rappel down or hike up the "challenging area" in Taft Point as they worked all of Thursday to reach the bodies of a male and female. The couple's deaths brought the total of fatalities in the park over the last six months to eight. In September, an Israeli teen, 18-year-old Tomer Frankfurter, died when he slipped and fell off a cliff while taking a selfie at Yosemite.

by | October 27, 2018 | 04:16

Governor Bruce Rauner's campaign spent more than $150,000 on Facebook advertisements. Going forward Facebook will continue to maintain an archive documenting digital media spending, enabling researchers to easily track spikes in advertising around major elections, although it stops short of providing zip codes and a breakdown of targeting data.

by | October 27, 2018 | 03:16

U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton said on Friday it would be helpful if Russian Federation got out of Ukraine's Crimea and eastern Ukraine, stopped meddling in U.S. That probe is also examining possible collusion between Moscow and Trump campaign officials. Trump has said it is in USA interests to establish a solid working relationship with Putin.

by | October 27, 2018 | 02:04

He has claimed that the caravan's ranks probably hide Middle Eastern terrorists. UNHCR is also identifying those who are particularly vulnerable, counseling them on their best options. Nope. Again, a lie - and one the president is desperate that you believe. Trump fueled the controversy in a series of tweets Monday , saying without evidence that " criminals and unknown Middle Easterners " were among the caravan of Central American migrants bound for the U.S.

by | October 26, 2018 | 02:39

Numerous big Western banks whose top executives boycotted the conference sent sizeable teams of lower-ranking executives, and continued to meet with Saudi officials on the sidelines of the event, bankers said. Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Wednesday claimed unity with Turkey , despite a series of leaks from Turkish officials implicating him personally in the killing.

by | October 26, 2018 | 03:45

The official added that military ties between China and the USA are both sensitive and important. China has been infuriated by recent U.S. sanctions on its military, one of a growing number of flashpoints in Sino-U.S. Then on Monday US warships conducted "freedom of navigation" exercises in the Taiwan Strait, a 180-kilometre (110-mile) wide stretch of water separating the Chinese mainland and Taiwan - the second such manoeuvre in three months.

by | October 26, 2018 | 02:26

Gillum has repeatedly said the Federal Bureau of Investigation told him he was not a focus of the probe, which centers on the relationships between developers and lobbyists in the state capital, including one with longstanding connections to Gillum.