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by | July 21, 2019 | 00:33

The move, agreed in conjunction with the kingdom, aims to boost regional security as tensions in the Gulf mount over Iran's standoff with the U.S. over sanctions and the 2015 nuclear agreement, and Tehran's seizure of two British-linked vessels in the strait of Hormuz on Friday.

by | July 21, 2019 | 01:28

Boris Johnson , the front-runner to next week become Britain's prime minister, has repeatedly vowed that the country will leave without an agreement if no deal is reached by the end of October. But then: "I thought, 'Oh my God, they haven't got a plan, they haven't got a plan'". Brexit risks feel more prominent than they did two years ago, with the no-deal option being countenanced at the highest levels, as both remaining candidates for British prime minister explicitly countenancing the ...

by | July 21, 2019 | 00:21

The pilot of the plane reported the incident to the aviation security, Avsec, and the man was arrested. A video taken by a passenger on the aircraft shows the man moving around the wing of the plane as frightened passengers called on the crew to open the exit doors.

by | July 21, 2019 | 00:25

The outgoing head of government added that it is now up to Kosovo's president to begin consultations for the date of the elections . "I will perform my duties and defend Kosovo as a warrior of my country", he said. Thaci said Friday that one of his advisers, Bislim Zyrapi, and other former top KLA commanders also were to be questioned at the Hague. More than a half of Kosovo's citizens, frustrated with slow progress toward European Union entry and years of delays of visa liberalization, ...

by | July 21, 2019 | 01:08

Late storms bring relief from the heat. Make sure to practice good heat safety and do not forget to hydrate often. "Check on family, friends and neighbors who do not have air conditioning, who spend much of their time alone or who are more likely to be affected by the heat", the Red Cross officials report.

by | July 21, 2019 | 01:22

The fire was out at about 11:15 p.m. The fire department responded to an apartment fire, and when they got there, they saw a man climbing down the outside of the building to escape. There have been no reports of serious injuries or deaths yet. The building, part of the Philadelphia Housing Authority, houses families and older adults.

by | July 20, 2019 | 01:57

Grounded In the wake of the crashes of two different 737 Max models, which lead to more than 400 deaths, Boeing had to take the plane out of the air and halt production of the popular model, which may not fly again this year. However, in a speech on Thursday, the United States transportation secretary appeared less certain that the aircraft would be cleared to fly again this year.

by | July 20, 2019 | 01:17

Sgt. Janelle Shoihet said no further information could be released and she could not confirm how the couple died. Deese recently graduated from Appalachian State University and Fowler was the son of a New South Wales Police inspector, News.com.au reported.

by | July 19, 2019 | 01:48

Iran's foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Thursday that Iran and the USA were only "a few minutes away from a war" after Iran downed the American drone. Tensions between Iran and the USA have been rising for months. Earlier in the day, the US condemned Iranian naval activity in the Persian Gulf and demanded the Islamic Republic release a small tanker and its crew that its forces seized this week.

by | July 18, 2019 | 02:21

Carson said Trump's policies speak for themselves and have lifted minorities out of poverty by expanding employment opportunities and providing affordable housing. "They don't look Italian to me". "They're four people and that's how many votes they got". "You see low unemployment. record-low for blacks, for Hispanics.

by | July 17, 2019 | 01:05

The European are still trying to put its Instex trade mechanism in place with Iran, but the Iranian mirror entity has yet to be established and should it go ahead would initially only deal in products such as pharmaceuticals and foods, which are not subject to USA sanctions.

by | July 17, 2019 | 01:01

Clegg, a Grammy nominee and Billboard music award victor known for his fluent Zulu which he mixed into his traditional folk music known as mbaqanga, was also a vocal critic of the apartheid government that ruled South Africa until 1994.

by | July 16, 2019 | 13:51

His comments come as USA immigration officials prepare to conduct raids in about 10 cities around the U.S.to round up individuals who've received deportation orders, and as reports continue to circulate about poor conditions for migrants in US detention facilities on the USA border with Mexico.

by | July 16, 2019 | 09:46

After meeting with Erdogan on the sidelines of a Group of 20 nations summit in June, Trump blamed problems between the countries on his predecessor Barack Obama's failure to make a deal with Turkey. The US State Department has said Turkish officials are fully aware of legislation - the Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act - which mandates sanctions for any "significant" purchases of weapons from Russian Federation.

by | July 16, 2019 | 10:03

In a joint statement , the chairmen of the House Judiciary and Intelligence Committees said Mueller requested the rescheduling. But lawmakers in both parties complained that the short length of the hearings would not allow enough time for all members to ask questions.

by | July 16, 2019 | 02:29

Ayanna Pressley of Massachusetts, Rashida Tlaib of Michigan, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of NY and Ilhan Omar of Minnesota - has spilled into public view. "To people like Trump I will never be American enough". His mother was born in Scotland, and two of his three wives are from Southern or Eastern Europe.

by | July 15, 2019 | 01:23

The money was paid directly into the bank accounts of gun owners. This first buyback comes four months after a gunman entered two mosques in Christchurch , killed 51 people and injured dozens more. Police Minister Stuart Nash said the objective was to "remove the most unsafe weapons from circulation". Johnson said he was "ecstatic" with the turnout, which he said was strong despite concerns from local gun rights groups that gun owners participating in the buyback might be demonized.

by | July 15, 2019 | 00:31

The men were detained for reportedly planning to sell four guns that are allegedly state property and were used during Guaido's failed coup in late April. The opposition said it hopes the discussions mediated by Norway will lead to Maduro stepping down and fresh elections . Syriza also said the decision "reveals ignorance of processes, as there is no common European Union position recognising Juan Guaido as interim president", and urged the government to continue to support Mogherini's ...

by | July 15, 2019 | 02:11

Continuing, he said "you can't leave fast enough". "I'm sure that ( House Speaker) Nancy Pelosi would be very happy to quickly work out free travel arrangements!" In fact, the lawmakers, except one, were born in the U.S. President Trump backed Pelosi last week, after Ocasio-Cortez brought race into the discussion, saying the NY congresswoman had been "very disrespectful".

by | July 15, 2019 | 00:36

The Northwest Detention Center, which is a U.S. Department of Homeland Security facility for migrants pending deportation proceedings, has held immigration-seeking parents separated from their children under Trump's "zero tolerance" policy.

by | July 14, 2019 | 01:59

Le Maire said threats for the United States were not a solution. Most of companies set to be impacted by the tax are U.S-based. French lawmakers on Thursday approved a bill that would impose a new tax on services provided by large internet companies despite the risk of a costly backlash from the Trump administration.

by | July 14, 2019 | 01:43

Hassan Gesey, director of Mogadishu-based media outlet Radio Dalsan, confirmed to the Star that Hodan was killed in the attack along with her husband. They added that the death toll could be high. Somali Journalists Syndicate said in a statement that two journalists based in Kismayo had been confirmed dead in the attack.

by | July 13, 2019 | 01:39

U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Munro (WMSL 755) crew members aboard the cutter's 35-foot Long Range Interceptor small boat supervising the intentional sinking of suspected drug-smuggling boats May 17, 2019, following the seizure of cocaine from the boats during an at-sea interdiction while Munro's crew patrolled worldwide waters of the Eastern Pacific Ocean.

by | July 13, 2019 | 02:19

Special Counsel Robert Mueller will testify in front of the U.S. House Judiciary and Intelligence committees on July 17. "Next week, a hearing on one of the largest, most talked about investigations in two years, and this committee got rolled", Collins said .

by | July 12, 2019 | 01:14

It is believed the Oakland, California native went missing while going on a run, according to CNN , but a previous statement by the Planck Institute also raises the possibility she went for a swim, given the high temperatures that day.

by | July 11, 2019 | 01:29

Trump responded by insulting May and calling Darroch " wacky ". "We don't really believe this administration is going to become substantially more normal; less dysfunctional; less unpredictable; less faction riven; less diplomatically clumsy and inept", one missive said.

by | July 11, 2019 | 00:57

The second scenario set out by trade unions - which commits Labour in a general election to backing a public vote on its own negotiated deal but not necessarily to supporting Remain - is not mentioned. In his firmest stance yet, the Labour leader said his party will officially campaign to remain if a second vote is called. Visit Business Insider's home page for more stories .

by | July 11, 2019 | 01:15

Speaking to journalists afterwards, Mrs Merkel said: "I feel very well, there is no need to worry". "Just like how it has come, one day it will go away too". Public figures' health is generally regarded as a private matter in Germany and the country's privacy laws are very strict on that type of information.

by | July 10, 2019 | 01:21

EPA data show huge improvements in air quality in recent decades since the imposition of landmark environmental regulations like the Clean Air Act and Clean Water Act. His administration tried to eliminate or slash the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative three times from the federal budget, but it was reinstated after bipartisan pushback from Great Lakes leaders in Congress.

by | July 10, 2019 | 00:41

Perot, who had battled leukemia , was surrounded by family members when he died , his family said in a statement. This story is developing and we shall update accordingly. Henry Ray Perot -he later legally changed his name to Henry Ross - was born on June 27, 1930, in Texarkana, Texas, where his father ran a cotton mill.

by | July 10, 2019 | 01:57

Ocasio-Cortez fired back on Twitter , explaining that "whatever" is "public sentiment". Ocasio-Cortez argued that Democrats can not trust the Trump administration not to divert money for humanitarian aid toward immigration enforcement - a comment that comes after the President acknowledged that ICE raids would begin after the Fourth of July.

by | July 09, 2019 | 00:45

He said talks with the Taliban had been exclusively about troop withdrawal and anti-terrorism guarantees, but the discussions have broadened to include a timeline for both intra-Afghan negotiations as well as a ceasefire. The US envoy likewise emphasised that those attending the intra-Afghan dialogue would be there only in their personal capacity. "President Ghani is quite comfortable with it", said Khalilzad.

by | July 09, 2019 | 01:03

A heifer tosses a reveller in the bullring in Pamplona, Spain . The opening run this year lasted for just under three minutes and emergency responders from the Red Cross revealed that a total of 48 people were treated at the scene by the charity.

by | July 08, 2019 | 01:31

Tehran's boost in uranium enrichment is allowed by the 2015 nuclear deal, Iran's foreign minister claims, adding that all steps it has taken can be reversed if its European counterparts fulfill their commitments under that deal. Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi said in a tweet that UK Ambassador Rob Macaire was summoned over the "illegal interception" of the ship.

by | July 08, 2019 | 02:30

Windows were shattered and debris was scattered throughout the area and parking lot. Footage from inside the fitness center showed crowds hurrying out of the building, some limping and in shock, while its front windows were almost blown out front the massive blast.