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by | October 18, 2018 | 02:20

CNN and other United States networks said that reporters aboard the plane noticed smoke in the cabin and were told to hold wet towels over their faces if it got worse. The mechanical issue caused a strong smell of smoke. Other details about the incident were not provided. Mrs Trump had been scheduled to visit a Philadelphia hospital and meet families of children affected by exposure to opioids while in the womb.

by | October 18, 2018 | 01:47

The other came down in the sea off Tel Aviv, 70 kilometres from Gaza, the army said. Lieberman has opposed indirect truce talks between Hamas and Israel that were prompted by the August escalation, which could have led to an easing of Gaza's blockade in exchange for assurances from Hamas about preventing attacks, but have since been stalled.

by | October 18, 2018 | 01:02

The European Union wants the United Kingdom to agree a "backstop" or fallback position that would ensure an open border between Northern Ireland , which will be outside the EU, and the Republic of Ireland , which will remain an EU member state.

by | October 17, 2018 | 18:36

The legal age for cannabis is 19 years old and older. It ended the nearly century-old prohibition on marijuana in this country but it hasn't come without opponents and challenges along the way. Each province has its own rules and regulations about how it will be distributed, enforced and how much you can possess. "Now that our neighbour to the north is opening its legal cannabis market, the longer we delay, the longer we miss out on potentially significant economic opportunities for OR ...

by | October 17, 2018 | 17:20

Local police have confirmed that the incident is under investigation. Authorities say they are working to confirm two students cooked up the gross plan, and are trying to determine what criminal charges could be laid. DJUSD spokeswoman Maria Clayton said that while district can't comment on confidential student matters, "the physical and social-emotional safety of our students is always our first priority".

by | October 16, 2018 | 06:03

Police refused to speculate whether the incident was terror related, said DW's David Martin. The square and other areas surrounding the station were subsequently the scene of demonstrations against, and in favour of mass migration in response to the crimes.

by | October 16, 2018 | 05:24

Turkish authorities have told USA officials that they have recordings from inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul that prove Khashoggi was killed inside, officials told NBC News. "Imposing any type of sanctions on Saudi Arabia by the West will cause the kingdom to resort to other options", he said. The Saudi Gazette trumpeted: "Enough Is Enough", while the Arab News said: "Saudi Arabia "will not be bullied".

by | October 16, 2018 | 05:25

According to an analysis from Stanford genetics professor Carlos Bustamante , Warren's genetic makeup strongly suggests that she had a Native American ancestor between 6 and 10 generations ago. Warren's results show she has anywhere from 0.09 percent to 3 percent. She went on to request that the president send a check to National Indigenous Women's Resource Centre.

by | October 16, 2018 | 05:24

When Dokoupil cited an opinion that a president can not have a consensual relationship with an intern because of a power imbalance that is "too great", the former US Secretary of State pointed out that Lewinsky was an adult at the time. "I thought we had moved to a place where a president of the United States or a company or a fast food franchise can not have an extramarital affair with a 22-year-old intern because of the power imbalance".

by | October 16, 2018 | 05:44

The couple, who have just landed in Australia for a 16-day royal tour of Oz, Fiji, Tonga and New Zealand, are expected to welcome the little one in Spring 2019. The pair met in 2016 after being set up by a mutual friend and were engaged a little over a year later on November 27, 2017. The news came in the wake of Princess Eugenie's wedding to Jack Brooksbank, and five months after the Duke and Duchess of Sussex Wednesday at St.

by | October 15, 2018 | 12:08

A huge drive-through distribution center for Liberty County residents in Bristol was busy Sunday morning, with state and local authorities handing out food, water and ice. Normally the Bristol Church of God has a worship service that draws about 70, but just about two dozen congregants were able to gather in the parking lot outside the hurricane damaged church this Sunday.

by | October 15, 2018 | 12:16

Grant , the heavy-drinking general who eventually led the Union to victory against the South. Trump's praise of Lee came after he asked black voters to "honor" the GOP by voting for Republicans in November. However, the initial NBC error set up an entire news cycle of criticism of the president, painting him - once again - as a Confederate sympathizer and a racist.

by | October 15, 2018 | 10:56

Prince Harry and his wife Meghan are believed to have touched down in Sydney early on a drizzly Sydney morning. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have arrived in Sydney to begin an official visit to Australia , Fiji, Tonga and New Zealand.

by | October 15, 2018 | 11:05

Princess Eugenie wore a rose-gold dress with a pleated skirt for the dinner that followed her wedding to Jack Brooksbank . President Trump also called Princess Eugenie "a total winner" after her wedding. The longtime couple Wednesday Friday in a ceremony at St. George's Chapel, where Eugenie's cousin, Prince Harry, married Meghan Markle in May. Queen Elizabeth's granddaughter married Mr Brooksbank at Windsor Castle on Friday (local time) in front of celebrities and Britain's senior ...

by | October 14, 2018 | 04:01

He is survived by his second wife Ina, two sons, the rock musician Piet Botha and the economist Roelof Botha, along with two daughters, Anna Hertzog and artist Lien Botha. Former President FW de Klerk has also reacted to Botha's death. Ramaphosa said Botha would be remembered for his support for the country's transition to democracy.ANC spokesperson Pule Mabe said Botha was one of few NP leaders who realised at an early stage that apartheid was wrong and a crime against humanity.

by | October 14, 2018 | 04:18

A 21-year-old Palestinian died late Friday from the wounds sustained from Israeli gunshots, bringing to seven the death toll of Palestinians killed during violent clashes near the Israel-Gaza borders. The Israeli military said that the demonstrators, numbering around 14,000, had been "hurling rocks, explosive devices, firebombs and grenades" at Israeli troops and at the fence.

by | October 14, 2018 | 02:49

Due to the severity of the storm, responders did not get to the home until the overnight hours. Gulf Coast Regional Medical Centre in hard-hit Panama City, 32km northwest of Mexico Beach, was treating some of the injured. Hurricane Leslie this morning is a category 1 storm with maximum sustained winds of 75mph and a central pressure of 980mb, moving east-northeast at 38mph.

by | October 13, 2018 | 20:15

Wangchu Sherpa, of the Trekking Camp Nepal agency, which provided support to the climbers, said: "Our rescue operation is continuing and we are trying to find details". The area lies about 216 km (130 miles) northwest of Kathmandu in the region where the world's seventh-highest mountain, Dhaulagiri, is located. A police team was heading toward the base camp on foot and will likely reach there on Sunday, Budamagar said.

by | October 13, 2018 | 19:52

Michael, the third most powerful hurricane ever to hit the US mainland, weakened overnight to a tropical storm and pushed northeast on Thursday, bringing drenching rains to Georgia and the Carolinas, which are still recovering from Hurricane Florence last month.

by | October 13, 2018 | 19:49

The groom had arrived at the chapel fresh-faced and sans glasses, but as his bride started down the aisle the 32-year-old pulled out his tortoiseshell-rimmed glasses and affixed them firmly to his face so he wouldn't miss a minute or a detail of his radiant bride's walk down the aisle to meet him.

by | October 11, 2018 | 02:09

Outer bands from Michael are expected produce as much as 4 inches (10 cm) of rain through Tuesday in the Florida Keys, one of several areas in the state devastated by Hurricane Irma a year ago. Isolated areas could get 12 inches and life-threatening flash floods. In Alabama, Gov. Kay Ivey issued a statewide state of emergency in anticipation of damage from Hurricane Michael.

by | October 11, 2018 | 02:09

Its epicenter, it says, was located and aligned on the northern rift which has accumulated energy since 1842, and where two other earthquakes originated last month with a magnitude of 5.2 and 3.6 respectively. He praised residents for their "show of solidarity and support", and urged them to remain calm. The tremor damaged the facade of a church in the town of Plaisance and a house next door collapsed, Frantz Duval, a journalist with Le Nouvelliste, said on Twitter .

by | October 11, 2018 | 02:38

The Saudi government has denied any involvement and said Khashoggi left the consulate alive. A journalist is believed dead after entering a Saudi consulate in Turkey . Why don't you prove it? In an essay in the Washington Post , Khashoggi's fiancée, Hatice Cengiz , implored U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania to "help shed light on Jamal's disappearance".

by | October 10, 2018 | 00:48

The Israeli air force attacked militants in the Gaza strip, which was launched flaming balls at Israel . "We grieve today as we part from Kim Yehezkel and Ziv Hajbi, may their memories be blessed", Netanyahu said at the dedication of a synagogue in the Golan Heights.

by | October 10, 2018 | 02:24

It's the deadliest transportation accident since February 2009, when Colgan Air Flight 3407 crashed in Buffalo, New York , killing 50 people, Sumwalt said . "The motor is making everyone deaf", McGowan said in one text, according to the Times . Twenty minutes later, all passengers on board the limo were dead.

by | October 10, 2018 | 01:37

The last surveys released on Saturday credited him with 36% against 22% for his nearest rival, leftist former Sao Paulo mayor Fernando Haddad . "I hope that God gives Bolsonaro health", Haddad said at a rally on October 2 , adding: "I hope he lives 120 years for him to see that the world he has in his head is not the world he will have in Brazil ".

by | October 09, 2018 | 02:18

Khashoggi, an outspoken critic of the Saudi government, had been living in self-imposed exile in the United States since 2017, when Saudi authorities launched a massive crackdown on the dissent. Saudi Arabia has rejected the accusations regarding the journalist , who has been missing for six days, and allowed investigators and members of the press to search the building.

by | October 09, 2018 | 01:44

Countries are already seeing an increase in extreme weather and rising sea levels as a result of the increase in average global temperatures of 1 degree above pre-industrial levels that has already occurred, the IPCC study said. What is of particular concern is that the report lowers the level after which disastrous climate change is anticipated: Previous research had set the critical threshold at 2ºC of warming.

by | October 08, 2018 | 00:54

Chief Justice John Roberts will administer the constitutional oath and retired Justice Anthony Kennedy, who Kavanaugh is replacing, will administer the judicial oath in a private ceremony. While she said she was 100 per cent sure the assailant was him, she acknowledged she did not remember numerous details. "If there was even a scintilla of something wrong - he was a very big judge for many years on what they call the second highest court - that would have come out loud and clear", he said.

by | October 08, 2018 | 02:03

Forecast models indicate that it could organize and strengthen into a tropical storm or a weak hurricane before making landfall along the Mississippi/Alabama/Florida coast sometime Wednesday or Thursday. If it continues to strengthen, it will be known as Michael. Hazardous marine conditions in the Atlantic and Gulf coasts and high-risk rip currents also will continue to be a threat.

by | October 08, 2018 | 02:11

It did not say why. However, a watchdog for China's ruling Communist Party said in a brief statement on its website that Meng was "suspected of violating the law and is now under the monitoring and investigation" of China's new anti-corruption body, the National Supervision Commission.

by | October 08, 2018 | 02:18

Kavanaugh's confirmation felt almost inevitable by Friday afternoon, when two previously undecided senators, Susan Collins , R-Maine, and Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., announced they would support him. Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer of NY called the fight "a sorry epilogue to the brazen theft of Justice Scalia's seat". Asked whether Palin might mount a credible GOP primary challenge, Trump said, "I don't know anything about that".

by | October 08, 2018 | 00:48

Melania declined to say whether she believed Ford's claim, which Kavanaugh strongly denied. The first lady said she gives him her "honest opinions and advice", which President Donald Trump "sometimes listens to". Asked about her wardrobe choices, the First Lady lamented the fact that her clothes drew more attention than her work on children's issues. She has visited the famous Egyptian pyramids in the capital, Cairo.

by | October 07, 2018 | 02:33

Mrs May has rejected the EU's proposal for a "backstop" to ensure there is no return to a hard border between Northern Ireland and the Republic after Brexit, arguing that it would effectively impose a border between the North and the rest of the UK.

by | October 07, 2018 | 03:26

He gave her his mobile phones for safekeeping, a common occurrence as many embassies routinely require that phones be left outside as a security precaution. Mystery surrounded the whereabouts of a prominent Saudi critic on Thursday after Riyadh announced he had left their consulate in Istanbul - but Turkey and his fiancee said he had not been heard from since entering the building.