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by | January 21, 2019 | 03:27

The death toll from a vehicle bomb blast outside a police academy in Colombia on Thursday morning has climbed to 10, officials said. "All of us Colombians reject terrorism and are united in confronting it", Duque said in a tweet . The Secretary-General strongly condemns the vehicle bombing at a police academy in Bogotá. Mr Duque has demanded the ELN cease all attacks and kidnappings as a condition for restarting the talks and has condemned Venezuela and Cuba for allegedly providing a safe ...

by | January 21, 2019 | 03:07

Cohen is due to testify before a House committee in early February. On Twitter on Friday morning , Trump charged that Cohen was "Lying to reduce his jail time!" Friday's statement by the special counsel's office, meanwhile, was highly unusual.

by | January 21, 2019 | 01:53

The video posted Friday to Twitter shows two women, one of whom is wearing black paint on her face and hands and uses a racial slur. Tri-Delta responded to the incident on Friday by promising they would looked into this. In response to the video, the university stripped SAE of their fraternity house and the fraternity's national headquarters shutdown its OU chapter.

by | January 20, 2019 | 02:33

While speaking at the University of the South Pacific, Morrison highlighted that Fiji and Australia are family, they are a vuvale adding that this principle of vuvale or family is something Australia and Fiji share deeply. Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has reiterated Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama's sentiment that Fiji and Australia are more than neighbors.

by | January 20, 2019 | 00:43

Some marchers carried signs portraying Trump as a Russian "puppet". Occupy New Hampshire Seacoast and other groups also are hosted a women's march in Portsmouth. The statement does not mention the Women's March by name, nor does it reference the organization's reported connections to known anti-Semite Louis Farrakhan .

by | January 20, 2019 | 00:41

Ahead of Friday's sentencing, lawyers for Van Dyke asked for probation , the minimum punishment in IL for second-degree murder . Following his trial in October, Van Dyke was found guilty of second-degree murder as well as 16 counts for aggravated battery, with the former officer receiving one count for every shot he fired.

by | January 20, 2019 | 01:51

Last week, she escaped and was discovered by a woman walking her dog. A criminal complaint says accused killer Jake Patterson told investigators he had left the home with the teenager locked in his trunk just 20 seconds before he paused to yield to three oncoming squad cars with emergency lights flashing.

by | January 19, 2019 | 01:20

Since then, national security adviser John Bolton has said the pullout will be based on conditions that protect Kurdish fighters, who've been part of the US -led coalition but are considered terrorists by Turkey. Military awards and decorations include the SEAL Insignia, Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Rifle Marksmanship Ribbon and Pistol Expert Medal.

by | January 19, 2019 | 01:12

Democrats say they will discuss border security once the government has reopened, but Pelosi is refusing money for the wall they view as ineffective and immoral. A handful of Republican senators, including Lindsey Graham and Lisa Murkowski, were circulating a bipartisan draft letter to Trump asking him to support a measure that would reopen the government for three weeks while they work on funding legislation that would address his concerns about border security.

by | January 19, 2019 | 02:10

The official said a Trump and Kim meeting could happen by early March, though added: "No one knows what Trump is thinking". Seoul's Ministry of National Defense on Wednesday said it had asked Tokyo to reveal the frequency of the radar that it claims to have detected so that the two sides can examine the data together in Singapore on Monday at the latest meeting between generals from both sides.

by | January 19, 2019 | 01:25

The meeting in the Oval Office at the White House was due at 12:15 pm (1715 GMT), Trump's spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said. "They will discuss relations between the two countries and continued progress on North Korea's final, fully verified denuclearization", White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said in a statement.

by | January 18, 2019 | 01:12

Attorney Byung J. "His alleged intent was to attack the White House and other targets of opportunity in the Washington, DC area by using explosive devices, including an improvised explosive device, an anti-tank rocket", Pak said. He also suggested staying inside the United States, he could do "more damage" than if he martyred himself overseas. Federal Bureau of Investigation agents met Taheb in a parking lot in Georgia on Wednesday, with the man planning to exchange his auto for various ...

by | January 18, 2019 | 02:00

Donald Trump has announced plans for the biggest expansion in United States missile defence since the Reagan-era Star Wars project, in a policy review that singles out North Korea as an "extraordinary threat" seven months after the president claimed that threat had been eliminated by his diplomacy.

by | January 18, 2019 | 01:53

She faces extradition to the U.S. where she is accused of violating American sanctions against Iran, charges she denies. 36-year old Robert Schellenberg , the Canadian sentenced to death in China , says he was framed for drug smuggling.

by | January 17, 2019 | 02:58

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group said 16 people had been killed in all, including two Americans. Witnesses at the scene said the explosion rocked a market area near the center of Manbij . On Dec. 19, Trump made the surprise announcement that USA troops would be withdrawn . IS said one of its militants detonated an explosive vest next to a USA patrol in the Kurdish-held town of Manbij.

by | January 17, 2019 | 02:13

A curious formation that's getting attention in Greater Portland is actually a spinning ice disk that is roughly 100 yards (91 meters) wide. Mark Battle, an associate professor of physics at Bowdoin College in Brunswick, said he's never seen anything like the Westbrook ice disk.

by | January 17, 2019 | 02:46

The accused is alleged to have murdered Millane sometime between December 1 and 2 previous year, according to court documents seen by the New Zealand Herald. "We all hope that what has happened to Grace will not deter even one person from venturing out into the world". He will next return to court in April.

by | January 16, 2019 | 02:21

He also pledged "zero tolerance" for hate crimes, saying "we can only survive and thrive as nation if we are mutually tolerant of each other's differences - whether they be differences based on race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, or political thinking".

by | January 16, 2019 | 01:33

ABC News reports that Democratic lawmakers in the House of Representatives are considering issuing subpoenas to interpreters who attended Mr Trump's meetings with Mr Putin. Asked if he would be willing to share the interpreter's notes, Trump did not directly answer, instead saying "it was actually a very successful meeting" in which he and Putin discussed "many subjects".

by | January 15, 2019 | 01:46

The Saudi embassy in Bangkok said it "did not demand her deportation" and that the case is "a family affair". Qunun will have to wait in Thailand until Australia has considered the UNHCR's referral for refugee resettlement. Alqunun's appeal for refugee status also underscored the severe restrictions that women in Saudi Arabia face. The Saudi woman who fled to Thailand has been permitted asylum in Canada.

by | January 15, 2019 | 01:59

He said: "Clearly if Theresa May's deal is voted down, clearly if a general election takes place and a Labour government comes in - an election would take place February, March time - clearly there's only a few weeks between that and the leave date, there would have to be time for those negotiations".

by | January 15, 2019 | 02:24

Then it planned to hide it in tires and tubing and ship it via container to Australia, according to the court. The Canadian was said to have inspected the cargo, assessed the workload and decided on a shipping date. U.S. prosecutors have accused her of fraudulent bank transactions related to business deals with Iran that violated United States sanctions. Since her arrest, multiple Canadian citizens have been detained in China.

by | January 15, 2019 | 01:52

With nine Cabinet agencies and other offices now shuttered for more than three weeks, Trump on Monday wrote that "Nancy and Cryin' Chuck can end the Shutdown in 15 minutes", referring to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of California and Senate Minority Leader Charles E.

by | January 15, 2019 | 01:04

President Donald Trump went on a Twitter rant against Elizabeth Warren Sunday night, mocking the MA senator for a video in which she announced her presidential intentions. Trump's decision to tweet about Wounded Knee also comes as the government shutdown enters its fourth week, which disproportionally affects Native Americans, who rely on government services for day-to-day life .

by | January 14, 2019 | 01:06

The Post-ABC poll pegged the blame on Trump and Republicans at 53 percent to 29 percent on Democrats . Thirteen percent blame both equally. At the center of the funding battle is approximately $5 billion in funding for the border wall the president wants to build.

by | January 14, 2019 | 02:00

The pair surged during London trading hours after Conservative rebel Dominic Grieve urged UK PM Theresa May to delay Brexit if her deal is rejected, and while Downing Street later stated that there won't be an extension of Art. Mrs May was boosted on Thursday by two Tory backbenchers - her former policy adviser George Freeman, and Trudy Harrison - indicating they will back her deal, as well as by a call from Japanese PM Shinzo Abe for the United Kingdom to avoid no-deal.

by | January 13, 2019 | 02:33

Women in Saudi Arabia are subjected to many restrictions, including on their freedom of movement. Australian media reported that UNHCR had withdrawn its referral for Alqunon to be resettled in Australia because Canberra was taking too long to decide on her asylum.

by | January 13, 2019 | 01:58

Sanders said he was not aware of the harassment allegations against his advisor Robert Becker until they were reported in Politico . In a statement, Becker denied the alleged incident and other claims of inappropriate behavior. "I apologize ", Sanders tweeted on Thursday. The Sanders camp, though, has said he's not on the payroll. A former female campaign staffer for Sen.

by | January 13, 2019 | 02:14

Ocasio-Cortez sought a spot on the committee-which is usually off limits to freshman reps - with the backing of progressive groups that pushed for a slate of fresh-faced candidates to earn posh assignments. Velázquez told Politico that the two shared a "long, long conversation" about the dynamics of Congress and Washington, and how there shouldn't be a "litmus test" for each district, and advised Ocasio-Cortez to think twice before backing primary challenges against her colleagues.

by | January 13, 2019 | 02:21

Amy Gagnon says officers worked through the night and identified the three victims and contacted their families. Authorities have launched an investigation into the cause of the collision, detaining the driver of the OC Transpo bus for questioning.

by | January 13, 2019 | 02:24

If elected, the 37-year-old lawmaker would be the youngest president in US history. If elected, she would be the youngest ever and first woman President of the United States. involvement in Syria. Her endorsement came in dramatic fashion, with her resigning as a vice chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee (DNC) to express her support.

by | January 13, 2019 | 01:27

The investigation - a dual counterintelligence and criminal probe - was launched after the president fired FBI director James Comey in May 2017 , the Times said , citing anonymous sources. Friday's remarkable report is sure to ramp up the pressure for a White House already feeling the heat from months of investigations. Once Trump became President, his firing of Comey added to the puzzling circumstances of his ties to Russian Federation.

by | January 13, 2019 | 01:34

Corona was the first Davis police officer killed in the line of duty since Douglas Cantrill was gunned down September 7, 1959, the Bee reported. She completed her training just before Christmas and became a full-time officer. There, he met with a roommate, "and really didn't show any signs that he had just been involved in this incident", Pytel said. "He shouted some stuff, went back in and came back out with a firearm, then went back inside, pushed a couch in front of the door and ...

by | January 12, 2019 | 01:57

Fitzgerald said investigators believe the girl was "the only target" but they weren't yet able to say how they believe the suspect learned about her. On the sheriff department's Facebook page later on Thursday evening, Fitzgerald wrote that Closs would be reunited with her family that night. The Barron County Sheriff's Department has scheduled a news conference Friday morning.

by | January 12, 2019 | 01:41

But on Tuesday, the head of the Independent National Electoral Commission (CENI) said the panel hoped to complete the count within 48 hours. An outspoken campaigner against Congo's widespread graft - it ranked 161th among 180 countries in Transparency International's latest index - Fayulu denounced the official results as "robbery".