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by | September 02, 2019 | 02:12

It is expected to become a major hurricane by Friday afternoon and continue to gain strength until it makes landfall on Labor Day. As Dorian approaches the Florida coast over the weekend, the official Hurricane Center forecast predicts peak winds to reach 209kmh, on the cusp of Category 4 intensity.

by | September 02, 2019 | 01:50

Ginsburg disclosed August 23 that she had completed a three-week course of stereotactic ablative radiation therapy - a highly focused treatment that concentrates an intense dose of radiation on a tumor - after a malignancy was discovered on her pancreas.

by | September 01, 2019 | 02:12

Under Alabama's old three strikes law he has been in prison since 1983 on a sentence of Life Without Parole. Alabama state law apparently at the time mandated that since it was his fourth offense, the judge was required to sentence him to life in prison .

by | September 01, 2019 | 01:29

Given the organic nature of the current protests , the arrests will not stop the organization of further marches. The coloured water is used to make it easier for authorities to identify protesters. Firemen battled a huge blaze outside a Methodist church in the main Hennessy Road where water cannon moved in. Since June, large-scale peaceful protests against the extradition bill have morphed into - sometimes violent - displays of dissent over Beijing's encroachment , democracy, ...

by | September 01, 2019 | 00:49

Presidential spokesman Sediq Sediqqi tweeted on Saturday that "Afghan security and defense forces are fully prepared to thwart the Taliban offensive in Kunduz". Sources in the Taliban said Trump's statement that the United States will continue to maintain a force in Afghanistan even after a deal was reached was unacceptable to them as they demand a complete pull-out of foreign forces from the country.

by | August 31, 2019 | 01:31

SCOTTISH COURT A group of about 70 lawmakers from opposition parties have backed a bid to have Scotland's highest civil court rule that Johnson can not suspend, parliament before Britain leaves the European Union on October 31. Alongside that, Mr Johnson's office signalled that the Prime Minister might be willing to moderate his demands. Major is an outspoken critic of Brexit who had vowed to intervene legally if Johnson sought to prevent parliamentary debate on the issue.

by | August 31, 2019 | 02:24

There had been speculation that Mr Duterte would raise the POGO issue with his Chinese counterpart, although there were no indications at the time this story was published, that the Philippine leader had done so. Calling the CoC a "pioneering work" for establishing rules and order in the South China Sea , Xi said the two sides should aim to see the agreement concluded by 2021 or earlier.

by | August 31, 2019 | 01:52

By exploiting the vulnerability in Iran's network, the United States may have allowed Iran to patch a weakness the United States has long relied on and may also have tipped off other adversaries. The Iranians are mostly Shia Muslim and despite being welcomed in Malaysia, they are not allowed to worship Shia beliefs openly. They must act in the service of the world's interests and security, while maintaining respect for the other.

by | August 30, 2019 | 02:28

High 94. Friday: Partly cloudy with isolated afternoon showers. "Showers and thunderstorms will end across western Pennsylvania and NY early on Wednesday then track eastward toward the Interstate-95 corridor through the afternoon and evening", according to the weather agency.

by | August 29, 2019 | 18:47

The Washington Post offered a similar assessment in a report from Beijing , saying that Chinese officials are content to wait Trump out. Of All of the president's policies none embody these characteristics as well as his tariffing of Chinese imports, and the subsequent trade-war with China.

by | August 29, 2019 | 17:38

Bolsonaro - a climate-change skeptic - has faced criticism at home over his delayed response to the fires , and thousands have protested in Brazil in recent days to denounce the destruction. Fitzgerald said that refusal illustrates the Bolsonaro administration's indifference to protecting the Amazon and shows they look at the rainforest as a commodity from which to profit.

by | August 29, 2019 | 17:48

Sally Ride became the first American (and youngest) woman to fly into space. They join artists Frida Kahlo , pilot Ameilia Earhart and Nasa mathematician Katherine Johnson in the collection. So to help lessen that "Dream Gap," the wanted to have dolls that were role models and had a rich history of hard work, sacrifice, and achievement.

by | August 27, 2019 | 00:51

In his ruling, Balkman said the opioid crisis has "ravaged" the state of Oklahoma. "The opioid crisis is an imminent danger and menace to Oklahomans", Balkman said. The outcome of the case is being closely watched by plaintiffs in about 2,000 opioid lawsuits due to go to trial in OH in October unless the parties can reach a settlement .

by | August 27, 2019 | 02:32

Riot police quickly announced they would begin a dispersal operation, an emerging tactic as authorities grow more and more intolerant of the dissent that continues to grip the city. China is communist and the way of life in Hong Kong is capitalist as the island was under British rule for a long time . In a statement , the police also confirmed that six officers pulled their weapons on the crowd while one "fired a warning shot into the sky".

by | August 27, 2019 | 01:56

News of extensive wildfires tearing throughout the Amazon has invaded headlines across the globe. The National Institute for Space Research in Brazil says there have been more than 72,000 fires in the Amazon rainforest this year. So what can YOU do?⁣ ⁣ ✔ As an emergency response, donate to frontline Amazon groups working to defend the forest. Sign up here and stay on top of the latest money, news and tech news .

by | August 26, 2019 | 01:46

All five were taken to hospitals for further treatment, all of them alert, conscious and breathing. The PGA Tour confirmed later in the day that "their injuries do not appear to be life threatening " but a marquee golf event had already been overshadowed by a scene involving sirens and brief panic.

by | August 26, 2019 | 00:45

As long as Trump continues to link any such issue with the trade war, it makes it virtually impossible for Beijing to negotiate any deal with the U.S. Existing U.S. duties on $250 billion of Chinese imports will rise to 30% from 25% on October 1, while a planned 10% tariff on a further $300 billion in Chinese goods will jump to 15%, starting with the first tranche on September 1, Trump said in tweets Friday.

by | August 25, 2019 | 01:25

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo - Canadian officials say Trudeau will be focused on trade and economic issues when he sits down with Trump and other G7 leaders . Thousands of anti-globalisation activists, Basque separatists and " yellow vest " protesters walked from the French town of Hendaye to Irun in Spain, waving banners calling for climate action, gay rights and a fairer economic model.

by | August 25, 2019 | 01:20

The news of his death has sent a shockwave in all over the country as the people, as well as the celebs, are mourning the tragic demise. President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other senior leaders of BJP and other parties have expressed their grief over the passing away of Arun Jaitley.

by | August 25, 2019 | 01:01

A senior Congress leader reaffirmed that "Rahul Gandhi along with senior party leaders Ghulam Nabi Azad , Anand Sharma and leaders from CPI, CPI-M, RJD, DMK, and others will be part of the delegation". The report says the leaders also intend to visit some other parts of the state, if allowed to enter. Top sources have said that the opposition delegation will not be permitted to leave the airport.

by | August 24, 2019 | 02:06

Subpoenas are being sought for prison workers in New York City where Jeffrey Epstein committed suicide in his cell. Add Jeffrey Epstein Case as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Jeffrey Epstein Case news, video, and analysis from ABC News.

by | August 24, 2019 | 01:58

She had out-patient radiation treatment for a malignant tumor on her pancreas. The US Supreme Court said the tumour was " treated definitively and there is no evidence of disease elsewhere in the body". The treatment included the insertion of a stent in Ginsburg's bile duct, according to a statement issued by the court. In 1999, she was operated on to treat colon cancer.

by | August 23, 2019 | 00:59

The ministry said the corridor was opened in the village of Soran, on the southern edge of the rebel-held area that has been under siege by Syrian troops since Wednesday. Syrian government forces marching from different directions in southern parts of the opposition-controlled province of Idlib met around sunset Wednesday, laying siege to several rebel-held towns and villages as well as a Turkish army post, a Syrian opposition war monitor and pro-government activists said.

by | August 23, 2019 | 01:54

Add Royal Family as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Royal Family news, video, and analysis from ABC News. "They were the most down-to-earth, compassionate people ". However, their celebrity pals were quick to come to Meghan and Harry's defence with Elton John calling the media's treatment of the couple "malicious".

by | August 23, 2019 | 01:52

The animal can either be seen as a bunny with white-tipped ears being stroked on it's "nose", or a bird which is having the back of it's head rubbed while it's beak is open. But Mr Quintana refused to address theories that his "rabbit" was in fact a bird, prompting massive speculation. As both clips show, Mischief does enjoy being stroked, just like Quintana's non-existent rabbit.

by | August 23, 2019 | 01:01

Democratic Party. Don't give up on Trump yet: He did, after all, acknowledge "loopholes" in the current background-check system and insisted he'll plug them: "I have an appetite for background checks", he said , noting that he's working with Democrats and Republicans to fill in "some of the loopholes".

by | August 21, 2019 | 00:39

The Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) officials said police informed them that they had issued a prohibition order banning the protest over fears violence would erupt. In a statement, the embassies said they were seriously concerned about the attacks on activists and banning of the protests. Police used tear gas and beatings with batons to quell the Harare protest.

by | August 21, 2019 | 01:20

He told senators on Tuesday he is handing in his resignation because his right-wing coalition partner, the League party led by Interior Minister Matteo Salvini, has made a decision to yank its support for the populist government . "And this has proven to be very popular with the electorate". "Another landing, another process?" Depicting himself in counterpoint to Salvini's often derogatory depiction of European Union rules, Conte said: "I tried in these 14 months, to guide Italy's policy ...

by | August 21, 2019 | 01:36

Mirwais Alani, the groom, told TOLO News , "I was supposed to return happy, but within span of two hours, they devastated my whole life". 'I can't go to the funerals, I feel very weak. Several key Republican lawmakers, as well as analysts on both sides of the aisle, expressed unease toward the overall policy of pursuing a deal with the militant Islamist group that US forces have been battling for the past 18 years.

by | August 21, 2019 | 01:53

Italy's Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte announced his resignation on Tuesday, accusing Salvini of sinking the ruling coalition for personal and political gain. They "must do whatever is necessary to stop the NGO", he said on Facebook. A spokeswoman for the charity , Laura Lanuza, said she heard from Open Arms crew members that "those who remain aboard are threatening to jump as well".

by | August 20, 2019 | 02:18

Garner's breathing". Garner was suspected of illegally selling cigarettes on July 17, 2014. "We must move forward together as one city, determined to secure safety for all New Yorkers and safety for every police officer working daily to protect all of us".

by | August 20, 2019 | 01:21

The Yemeni minister said that the procedures for handing over the building of the country's Ministry of Interior and the Aden's oil refinery to the presidential guard forces are being discussed under the supervision of the Saudi-led coalition.

by | August 20, 2019 | 02:07

Kamala Harris finished fourth with 8 percent. 16% say they don't know. Former vice president Biden fared best, receiving 50% of Americans' votes to Trump's 38%, while 12% were undecided/third-party voters. In addition to the Post , Sanders also criticized The New York Times , CNN and MSNBC, saying that they operate under a certain "framework". "Mr.

by | August 20, 2019 | 01:12

The Mail said the picture had been taken in 2010 - two years after Epstein pleaded guilty to a Florida state felony prostitution charge and registered as a sex offender. The photograph first appeared in the British press in 2011. The medical examiner's ruling that Epstein's death was a suicide came a day after two more women sued Jeffrey Epstein's estate, saying he sexually abused them.

by | August 19, 2019 | 00:56

The MP for East Dunbartonshire responded to a day of criticism on Thursday evening with a more conciliatory tone, stating that she had offered to meet Corbyn to "discuss how we can work together on a deliverable plan to stop no-deal, including the option of uniting behind an MP who can command a majority in the House".