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by | November 27, 2018 | 03:07

On the 10th anniversary of the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks , India has hit out at Pakistan for allowing those responsible for the strike that left 166 people dead to roam free. In a daring raid from across the border in Afghanistan, US special forces launched an operation on April 2, 2011, at Osama Bin Laden's compound in the Pakistani city of Abbottabad and killed him.

by | November 27, 2018 | 02:48

Turkish investigators previously identified Mansour Othman M. Abahussain, who made the call, as a member of a 15-man Saudi squad that allegedly killed and dismembered Khashoggi soon after the journalist entered the consulate in Istanbul on October 2.

by | November 27, 2018 | 02:17

Mueller's team of prosecutors have questioned several associates of Stone as part of their investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 US presidential election and whether Trump's election campaign team colluded with Moscow. The unknown associate mentioned by Mueller matches the description of Roger Stone , who hired Corsi to do research for him during the 2016 election.

by | November 27, 2018 | 01:58

MBS, ordered the killing of Saudi journalist and Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi-an accusation the Saudi royal family flatly denies-President Donald Trump issued an official statement last week in support of the U.S.' alliance with Saudi Arabia .

by | November 27, 2018 | 00:40

Hundreds of people were peacefully protesting near the USA border in Tijuana, chanting that they aren't criminals , when a smaller group broke off and headed toward the border fence. US lawmakers return to Washington on Monday after the US Thanksgiving holiday break and face a deadline to approve funding for the federal government before some funding runs out on 7 December.

by | November 27, 2018 | 01:28

The helicopter was carrying out training flights at the Samandira air base in Istanbul and the reason for its crash has not yet been determined, the state-owned Anadolu news agency cited Governor Ali Yerlikaya as saying. Security and health teams are at the crash site. A large chunk of the tail rested on the other side of the road. Four soldiers were killed and one was in intensive care, he said.

by | November 27, 2018 | 02:11

Official White House video released Monday shows Melania walking through the mansion's spacious rooms and hallways, admiring the festive, if somewhat confusing, decor. Seventy-two handmade paper ornaments representing six regions across the nation adorn four 14-foot fir trees. "It's a symbol of valor and bravery". This marks Melania's second Christmas in which she's been tasked with leading America into the most wonderful season of all .

by | November 27, 2018 | 00:30

CNN affiliate WLBT alerted Capitol Police to the items. What the signs said were not made immediately clear, as police refused to comment on their verbiage, citing an investigation that was ongoing. She faces Democrat Mike Espy, a former congressman and agriculture secretary who would become Mississippi's first black senator since the Reconstruction era if he wins.

by | November 27, 2018 | 01:25

Trump has gone after federal judges before who have ruled against him, but the current dustup is the first time that Roberts, the leader of the federal judiciary, has offered even a hint of criticism of the president. In injecting himself into the rough-and-tumble of Washington , Roberts validates Trump's criticism. But, the judges in the 9th Circuit are also fulfilling their constitutional duty, according to Roberts and other legal experts, and part of their job is determining what jobs ...

by | November 27, 2018 | 00:46

The Senate race between Hyde-Smith and Espy will be decided in a special runoff election on Tuesday. Reports into Hyde-Smith's past have also revealed a photo of her wearing a Confederate military-style hat in 2014. Hyde-Smith served as a state senator from 2000 to 2012. The victor of the runoff gets the final two years of a term he started. Thad Cochran retired.

by | November 27, 2018 | 01:39

The natural disaster struck near Sarpol-e Zahab in Iran's Kermanshah province where more than 600 people were killed in a quake past year. Six rescue teams have been sent to the area, according to Iranian television. The quake was felt as far away as the Iraqi capital of Baghdad, about 175km southwest. Iran sits astride major fault lines and is prone to frequent tremors.

by | November 27, 2018 | 00:36

Russia's FSB security service said on Monday its border patrol boats had seized two small Ukrainian armoured artillery vessels and a tug boat after opening fire on them and wounding several sailors. The vessels did not react to orders of the border guards and were detained by the FSB Border Service. "Ships of the Ukrainian Navy are still in our territorial waters, but they're adrift".

by | November 25, 2018 | 05:29

Police say then the woman screamed for help. As people tried to evacuate the store, one person was hurt and had to be taken to the hospital. According to Ocala police, the gunman and victim knew each other. Colleen Wade told the Ocala Star-Banner she heard a crashing sound and turned down an aisle in the garden section where she saw a man standing over a woman firing shots.

by | November 25, 2018 | 03:35

Friday's visit was the second boat expedition of the week by a team of police and officials from the forest department, tribal welfare department and coast guard, Mr Pathak said. Police are consulting anthropologists, tribal welfare experts and scholars to figure out a way to recover the body, said Dependera Pathak, director-general of police on the Andaman and Nicobar islands.

by | November 25, 2018 | 03:57

The brief USA military statement did not provide further details on the soldier's identity or the time or place of death. In a separate incident two Afghan soldiers also died Saturday when their helicopter made an "emergency landing" in the southern Kandahar province due to a technical problem, Defense Ministry spokesman Ghafor Ahmad Jawad said.

by | November 25, 2018 | 03:36

Julieta Vences, a congresswoman with Lopez Obrador's Morena party who is also president of Mexico's congressional migrant affairs commission, told the AP that incoming Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard has been discussing with US officials how to handle a deluge of asylum claims at the border.

by | November 25, 2018 | 04:11

Ahead of the vote, Tsai and DPP officials repeatedly said they believed China has meddled in the lead-up to the elections through a "fake news" campaign, which Beijing has denied. The spokesperson said Taiwan's democratic institutions continue to serve as a role model for the entire region, and the United States looks forward to finding new ways to highlight Taiwan's positive example.

by | November 25, 2018 | 03:15

It is only Labour that seem intent that the last option should not be pursued. She had agreed with Mr Corbyn that Mrs May's deal was a bad one, and that "no deal" should not be the only alternative. "Failing that I think a general election is the route we need, and obviously, if we can't secure that then a further referendum". Asked about how many Labour lawmakers might rebel and vote for May's deal, he indicated none would.

by | November 25, 2018 | 02:06

While the medieval monument hasn't yet lost its trademark tilt, it is getting straighter. In recent years, it's moved 1.5 inches toward the vertical. What is the Leaning Tower of Pisa if it no longer leans? Boris Johnson was spotted at the tower in the summer and more than a million people visit the tower every year which is a UNESCO World Heritage Sight.

by | November 25, 2018 | 02:28

Locals said the lack of a protective bund around the canal could be the reason for the accident. Most of the deceased are school students. The driver of the bus lost control after colliding with a buffalo and plunged off the bridge into Mahanadi river bed, an eyewitness said.

by | November 25, 2018 | 03:35

Comey had rejected an earlier invitation from the committee to testify privately and instead asked for a public hearing. House Republicans have accused the Obama Justice Department, which both Lynch and Comey were involved in, of having a bias against now-President Trump during the 2016 election.

by | November 25, 2018 | 02:39

General Mark Carleton-Smith, the head of the British army , has said that Russian Federation was now a "far greater threat" to the UK's national security than the Islamic State (IS) terror group, the media reported on Saturday. He made the comments after visiting British troops deployed in Estonia as part of a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation battle group meant to deter aggression from neighbouring Russian Federation.

by | November 25, 2018 | 03:49

The searchers wore yellow rain slickers and hard hats to protect against falling branches as they quietly looked for clues that may indicate someone couldn't get out, such as a vehicle in the driveway or a wheelchair ramp. He and his team are finding other ways to help, including bringing lunch to those who stayed in their homes to fight the flames. He's been there for two weeks with his cat, Larry.

by | November 25, 2018 | 03:38

Investigators have not said why gunshots were fired at the home, a few kilometres north of downtown Milwaukee . Ms Parks told the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel her daughter was "everything this world is not". He was charged with being a felon in possession of a gun. Sandra wrote about gun violence in her Milwaukee neighborhood two years ago, titled her essay " Our Truth " - a sobering reminder that, as she said, people's poor choices and hatred have led to so much violence.

by | November 25, 2018 | 03:14

Mr Batten has tried to get Robinson to join UKIP and previously called him a "tremendously fearless man". Mr Batten has brought in the former English Defence League (EDL) leader - whose real name is Stephen Yaxley-Lennon - to advise on rape gangs and prison reform.

by | November 25, 2018 | 03:09

But the prime minister is staring down the criticism. In some cases, people can be automatically recognised by a country if their Australian citizenship is stripped. The Federal Opposition is holding back on voicing support for the legislation, as Labor leader Bill Shorten argues he has always been willing to help the Coalition on matters of national security.

by | November 25, 2018 | 03:25

Video shows a ferry crashing into a loading dock at the Ferry Building in San Francisco on Friday afternoon. "It's a light travel day so we're not having any service delays or disruptions", Clemens said. The ferry originated in Larkspur, California, according to reports, and it crashed into the dock at around 2:30 p.m., local time. The cause of the accident remains under investigation, but mechanical failure is expected to have led to the crash.

by | November 25, 2018 | 02:16

Tense clashes on the Champs-Elysees that ended by dusk Saturday saw police face off with demonstrators who burned plywood, wielded placards reading "Death to Taxes " and upturned a large vehicle. "We hear the deputies from the (governing) LREM say "we will hold the course" but the movement is on its way, it is not ready to stop", said the 47-year-old logistician, who had traveled in from the suburbs.

by | November 25, 2018 | 01:58

Authorities cleared the mall while police responded to the shooting, which happened in between Tommy Hilfiger and Marshalls. Martins says no suspect is in custody and the victim is not cooperating with police. Shopper Junior Vallejo was with his family when he heard a shot. Bollwage also says a Jeep that pulled into Newark Airport's Terminal A Friday night was being investigated by police after the occupants allegedly said they were at the mall during the shooting, and the vehicle had a ...

by | November 25, 2018 | 03:28

Although Bradford was initially the prime suspect, recent reports from the authorities involved reveal that they could be mistaken. Hoover police Capt. Bradford's stepmother Cynthia described him as a respectful young man and said he was the son of a Birmingham police officer. The officer who shot Bradford was placed on administrative leave while authorities investigate the shooting.

by | November 24, 2018 | 08:15

Also on Friday, UN spokesperson Rheal LeBlanc said the world body was ready to play a supervisory role in managing the port, which before the beginning of the war in March 2015 handled more than 70 percent of the country's imports. Al Jazeera's Mohammed Adow, reporting from neighbouring Djibouti, said Griffiths and the global community were aware that "there can be no solution to the massive humanitarian crisis as long as fighting continues in places that are crucial to aid workers".

by | November 24, 2018 | 09:18

Mr Brice said: "You might see a temporary hiatus but then when you get closer to the presidential elections, then this flares back up and then we'll see tensions rising again". "We hope the summit could further strengthen consensus of all sides on supporting multilateralism". Ahead of U.S. -Chinese talks at next week's G-20 summit, the group's member countries added 40 trade-restricting measures since mid-May, compared with 39 during the preceding six months, the WTO said in a report ...

by | November 24, 2018 | 08:18

The arrest "has to do nothing with Asia Bibi case", Chaudhry said. "They insisted to come to Rawalpindi refusing governments proposal for alternative arrangements". Following the verdict, the TLP had termed the chief justice and other judges in the bench "liable to be killed" and had called Army chief General Qmar Javed Bajwa a non-Muslim and urged Muslim generals to revolt against him.

by | November 24, 2018 | 06:53

The phone-in was the latest step in what has become a punishing media blitz as May and other senior ministers try to sell the deal directly to the public - many of whom are tired of the Brexit debate - in the hope that a change in the national mood will pressurise MPs into supporting her.

by | November 24, 2018 | 06:51

Facebook has admitted that it hired Washington. -based public relations firm, Definers to target USA investor and philanthropist, George Soros, who allegedly funded an anti-Facebook grassroots coalition in the United States called "Freedom from Facebook".