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by | November 18, 2018 | 01:28

An animal rescue organization is offering a reward for information after finding a dolphin shot to death in Manhattan Beach, California . No other information was available. Wallerstein said he contacted the National Marine Fisheries Service to open an investigation into the incident. Peter Wallerstein, the group's founder, told NBC News: 'It's just a vicious act of brutality'.

by | November 18, 2018 | 01:49

Ocean Infinity , a USA company specializing in deep water search and recovery, began looking for the ARA San Juan in September, using autonomous underwater vehicles operated by a team on board its ship Seabed Constructor , the firm said in a news release.

by | November 17, 2018 | 07:22

The rivalry between Beijing and Washington has only deepened as the two countries exchange tit-for-tat trade sanctions and barbs, with Pacific islands caught in the crossfire. Allan Bollard, executive director of the APEC secretariat, said the meeting is complicated by the tensions between China and the USA over trade and the broader backlash against globalization - the dominant Western-led ideology over the past four decades that freer trade and movement of people is inevitably good for all.

by | November 17, 2018 | 07:24

We have to send 30 home to die. The United Nations has received firm assurances from the warring parties that they are committed to attending peace talks in Sweden, the UN envoy told the Security Council Friday. It's now going to require an economic infusion of substantial liquidity. Yemen's riyal has lost more than half its value against the USA dollar since the start of the war.

by | November 17, 2018 | 05:19

Khieu Samphan, former Khmer Rouge head of state, is seen on screen at the court's press center at the United Nations -backed war crimes tribunal on the outskirts of Phnom Penh, Cambodia , Friday, Nov. The two most senior leaders of the the ultra-Maoist group still alive today were convicted in a landmark ruling nearly 40 years after the fall of a bloody regime that presided over the deaths of a quarter of the population.

by | November 17, 2018 | 03:26

Although Wikileaks isn't convinced and believes there are secret charges against Julian, prepared by the US. According to The New York Times , a spokesman for the USA attorney's office said Assange "was not the intended name for this filing ".

by | November 17, 2018 | 02:54

The annual Costs of War project report, from the Watson Institute for worldwide and Public Affairs at Brown University, puts the full taxpayer burden of fighting in Iraq , Afghanistan and Syria over the last 17 years at several times higher than official Defense Department estimates, because it includes increases in Homeland Security and Veterans Affairs spending, as well as new military equipment and personnel.

by | November 17, 2018 | 02:55

Bad blood between Ricardel and Melania Trump and her staff continued for weeks after the trip, with the first lady privately arguing that the security council's number two official was a corrosive influence in the White House and should be dismissed.

by | November 17, 2018 | 01:57

In early September, the Israeli newspaper Hayom cited the US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman as saying that he believes that Washington could recognise the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights as part of the Jewish state. Earlier, US National Security Advisor John Bolton had said that the Trump administration was not discussing any possible recognition of Israel's annexation of the occupied Syrian territory.

by | November 17, 2018 | 02:19

When Kimmel pressed her more, asking if a similar situation had ever arisen in the Obama White House, she put it bluntly, "Not once". "You embracing it?" She said yes, but "truthfully, we're boring". Obama says that due to high security it took them 15 minutes to get outside but eventually they were able to witness history in front of them. "You see how much we miss you?" And we tried to have our tender, mother-daughter moment.

by | November 17, 2018 | 01:35

Looming in the background of all of these contests, however, is the remaining leadership contest, which isn't expected to take place until after Thanksgiving: The race for the Speaker's gavel in the House of Representatives, which Democrats will control for the first time in almost a decade.

by | November 17, 2018 | 01:05

It isn't clear now whether if, when Trump submits his written answers to the special counsel's office, that will end the matter or whether Mueller might still want to hear from the president in person. A federal judge on Thursday refused to dismiss criminal charges against a Russian company, Concord Management and Consulting LLC, accused by Mueller of funding a propaganda operation to sway the 2016 election in Trump's favor.

by | November 17, 2018 | 00:53

The litigation is in its early stages, and a trial could be months in the future. US District Court Judge Timothy Kelly , an appointee of President Donald Trump , announced his decision following a hearing. However, Judge Kelly warned on Friday that the battle for CNN was not over. But the judge disagreed, saying the fact CNN has other reporters doesn't lessen the harm inflicted on Mr.

by | November 17, 2018 | 00:48

Roofs of many thatched houses damaged in Vedaranyam. Heavy rains accompanied by strong winds as outer edge of the cyclone reaches shore. A ship was ground in Karaikal Port in Puducherry. These districts include Nagapattinam , Tiruvarur, Cuddalore and Ramanathapuram. According to officials, 28 livestocks were killed in cyclone. Revenue minister R.B.

by | November 17, 2018 | 01:44

Lindsey Graham , the moderate Republican from SC who has emerged as one of President Donald Trump's most unexpected boosters, is poised to take over the critical Senate Judiciary Committee when the new Senate convenes in January. At this particular moment in history, Graham's role will transcend the obvious task of shepherding Trump's judicial nominees through their confirmation hearings.

by | November 17, 2018 | 01:02

Allyn Pierce used his Tundra to help evacuate patients from Paradise hospital, where he is lead nurse on the intensive care unit. There, together with other nurses and doctors, he saw to patients outside in the parking lot, while the fire consumed the hospital, until help arrived and everyone was evacuated.

by | November 16, 2018 | 06:30

The boy died of his injuries in a local hospital. The newborn baby was reportedly in his mother's arms inside their home in the northern city of Agra when the animal entered the house and grabbed the child. The local police added that two months ago another toddler was attacked in the same area. "There are bruises on the child's left hand". The increased aggressiveness has sparked outcries from environmental and protest groups concerned about the animals' place in India.

by | November 16, 2018 | 05:29

Denmark's decision followed Dar es Salaam Governor Paul Makonda's announcement of an anti-gay campaign at the end of October . Ms Tornaes said the Danish Government was also considering diverting $8.3 million to NGOs and other partners instead of giving it to the Tanzanian Government directly.

by | November 16, 2018 | 04:00

Yemen's exiled president has backed UN-proposed talks to end fighting in his war-torn country but vowed to "liberate" the battleground rebel-held port city of Hodeidah regardless of the peace process. According to the UN's office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) on Tuesday, 34 people were killed among 92 civilian casualties in the first week of November in Hodeidah province.

by | November 16, 2018 | 04:41

Yesterday's report about the secret sites came days after Trump said his administration is "very happy with how it's going with North Korea". He said there's nothing new in the report published this week by the Washington-based think tank, the Center for Strategic and International Studies .

by | November 16, 2018 | 02:47

Upon arriving back in the U.S., Trump launched a scathing five-tweet attack on his French counterpart, criticizing France for its trade and military policy, making fun of Macron's approval ratings and mocking the country for its defeat to Nazi Germany in World War Two-all on the third anniversary of the Paris terror attacks .

by | November 16, 2018 | 01:30

In its original usage the word strictly referred to poisonous substances. Oxford Dictionaries has chosen the word " toxic " as their 2018 word of the year, with people using the term to describe to describe views, relationships, cultures and even politicians.

by | November 16, 2018 | 03:09

In a blog post , Facebook's head of cybersecurity policy Nathaniel Gleicher said the accounts may be linked to Russian Federation, which has repeatedly tried to spread misinformation and propaganda on the company's social networks - most notably during the 2016 USA presidential election.

by | November 16, 2018 | 01:48

The Vice President said he also wanted to hear about the repatriation of Rohingya people who fled across the border to Bangladesh , which was expected to begin today, despite concerns that it is still not safe for them to return. The biggest fear for the Rohingya is that they would be living among the Buddhist mobs accused of burning their villages and would be protected by the same army troops who are accused of committing genocidal acts against them.

by | November 16, 2018 | 01:11

His family is planning a weekend prayer service without his body. The Saudi announcement appeared aimed at distancing the killers and their operation from the kingdom's leadership, including Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman , amid a global outcry over the writer's death.

by | November 16, 2018 | 00:53

Mrs May said it would be "entirely irresponsible" for the Government to have simply torn up the backstop. In December previous year, the Prime Minister surprised us all by proposing to accept a deal with the European Union in which we were committed to the Northern Ireland backstop.

by | November 16, 2018 | 02:16

Prosecutors say they will be pursuing jail time in this case. When asked if the trio would have gotten away with their scheme if not for their disagreements over the distribution of the money, Coffina said they very well may have. McClure and D'Amico have been charged with theft by deception, as well as conspiracy. GoFundMe told the prosecutors that it will work to refund money to anyone who donated.

by | November 16, 2018 | 01:58

China's Foreign Ministry didn't respond to a faxed request for comment on the call between Mnuchin and Liu. And he warned the United States was prepared to escalate economic, diplomatic and political pressure on China unless it comes up with a concrete promise to change.

by | November 16, 2018 | 02:36

Territorial disputes in the South China Sea , where Beijing has stepped up its military deployment in recent years, is one of the main agenda items at the Asean-China meeting, especially in the light of the close encounters between Chinese and usa naval vessels.

by | November 16, 2018 | 01:44

She explained why she couldn't go with her husband to a prayer vigil two days after the tragedy. While the home-team praise was no doubt welcomed, sales of the book were going through the roof anyway. Obama said she felt her "biological clock" ticking, which led to her and Barack , 57, eventually turning to in vitro fertilization (IVF) to conceive their daughters Malia , 20, and Sasha , 17.

by | November 16, 2018 | 01:38

Fresh off three days of private meetings with his personal lawyers, President Donald Trump renewed his attacks on Thursday on the special counsel investigation, calling it "A TOTAL WITCH HUNT LIKE NO OTHER IN AMERICAN HISTORY! ". The move puts Whitaker, Sessions' former chief of staff, in charge of overseeing the Mueller probe. Rosenstein, said Dershowitz, should be recused, and the idea of making him the acting attorney general "would be absurd".

by | November 16, 2018 | 01:27

During a call with reporters, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said Facebook will create a new independent body that people can appeal to on whether certain content can stay up or down. "It's also deeply anti-black - the idea that our strategies, our ideas, our vision are somehow built off some puppet master ... That Facebook would employ a right-wing firm to say that is deeply troubling".

by | November 16, 2018 | 00:51

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with US Vice President Mike Pence during ASEAN summit in Singapore on 14 November 2018. "We agreed that in a new relationship we are building with the USA where trade is expanding, we need to find ways in which we can help that process to take place", Gokhale said.

by | November 15, 2018 | 04:26

He was reportedly arrested in July and later tried by a special court recently set up to adjudicate suspected financial crimes. The courts have handed out at least seven death sentences since they were set up and some of the trials have been broadcast live on television.

by | November 15, 2018 | 03:41

In addition, confidence from America's allies has waned as the USA military presence suffers in areas such as Europe, Asia, and the Middle East - paving the way for a potential military conflict, according to the Post citing the report .