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by | November 21, 2019 | 01:58

Police have taken DNA samples from a pack of hunting dogs that were in the forest at the time, as well as from the victim's own dog, as investigators say they are not ruling out any possibilities. Brigitte Bardot, president of the animal welfare foundation which bares her name, said she was deeply shocked by the case and called on French Minister Elisabeth Borne to suspend "immediately all hunt authorization for this season".

by | November 21, 2019 | 02:20

Reacting to the decision , the Labour Party tweeted: " The Conservatives' laughable attempt to dupe those watching the #ITVDebate by renaming their twitter account shows you can't trust a word they say ". The Liberal Democrat press office posted an image suggesting they were reporting the account to Twitter for "pretending to be me or someone else". Mr Raab said it was part of the Conservative Party's "instant rebuttal" mechanism for challenging the "nonsense" put out by Labour on the ...

by | November 21, 2019 | 01:17

The Swedish investigation has always been a stalking horse for the USA government, which has sought to extradite Assange , either from Sweden or Britain, where he is now jailed, in order to lock him up forever or execute him on charges under the 1917 Espionage Act, because of WikiLeaks' publication of evidence of United States war crimes in Iraq and Afghanistan.

by | November 21, 2019 | 01:31

Among those whose testimony was at odds with Volker's deposition was U.S. Army Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Vindman , the National Security Council's top Ukraine expert. Fox News Host Jesse Watters downplayed the gravity of the ongoing impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump by calling this week's public hearings "cliques of people talking about their feelings" during a broadcast of Fox News' The Five .

by | November 20, 2019 | 01:34

Protesters are calling for convening early parliamentary elections and appointing an interim government, even though the ruling Georgian Dream party has already said that the early elections are out of question, and the vote will be held next October, as scheduled.

by | November 20, 2019 | 00:34

The government was again calling on the Taliban to release Weeks and King, a spokesman said . President Ghani also announced the release would be conditional and should pave the ground for face on face talks between government delegation and the Taliban to find negotiated settlement for the country's lingering crisis.

by | November 20, 2019 | 00:58

But North Korean negotiator Kim Myong Gil did not clearly say whether the North would accept the supposed United States offer and said the country has no interest in talks if they are aimed at buying time without discussing solutions. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un supervised a parachute landing exercise held by the country's air force "under the simulated conditions of real war", state-controlled Korean Central News Agency reported on Monday morning.

by | November 20, 2019 | 02:14

Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) Party (PML-N) aides were present to receive the 69-year-old party chief, who was accompanied by his brother Shehbaz Sharif and personal physician as he was taken to his London residence in the posh Park Lane area of the British capital.

by | November 19, 2019 | 01:39

Mr. Trump's lawyers told the justices a stay of the appeals court decision was necessary so that the justices could review a case of first impression, warning against the implications of the lower court's move if Mr. As regular readers likely recall , Trump initially said he was eager to sit down for an interview with Mueller and investigators from the special counsel's office, but the president's attorneys were vehemently opposed to the idea, concerned that Trump would be unable to get ...

by | November 19, 2019 | 01:28

The ABC News/Ipsos poll found that 58 percent of Americans are closely following the House Intelligence Committee hearings on the impeachment probe into Trump. Speaker Nancy Pelosi called on Trump to step up. The hearings will begin Tuesday morning with testimonies from Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, Ukraine expert on the National Security Council, Jennifer Williams, a State Department official, Kurt Volker, former Special Envoy to Ukraine, and Tim Morrison, former NSC aide.

by | November 19, 2019 | 02:14

Democrats and Republicans stay on message amid the latest public impeachment hearing . "So, for the millions of Americans watching, President Obama's own State Department was so concerned about potential conflicts of interest from Hunter Biden's role at Burisma that they raised it themselves while prepping this wonderful ambassador nominee before her confirmation", the congresswoman said according to PBS News Hour .

by | November 18, 2019 | 00:41

Sri Lanka's former civil wartime defence chief Gotabaya Rajapaksa was declared the victor in the presidential election on Sunday, after promising to secure the country against militant threats following Easter bombings this year. "Fiscal risks will also likely rise under another Rajapaksa president as the country is likely to borrow heavily for more China-backed infrastructure projects", Gupta added.

by | November 18, 2019 | 01:20

First indigenous president of Bolivia, Morales He had faced increasing pressure after claiming he was the absolute victor of the vote in Bolivia on October 20, with opposition supporters who took to the streets for weeks accusing him of undermining the country's democracy.

by | November 18, 2019 | 01:27

An 11-year-old who survived the attack was undergoing surgeryl, police said. Around 6:49 local time Saturday morning, police said they received a 911 call from the residence, but no one was on the line. Dobbs said that investigators believed that 'the male came over this morning, there was some kind of argument or disagreement and he used a hand gun and shot his family before turning the gun upon himself'.

by | November 17, 2019 | 01:08

By mid-morning, no more projectiles had been fired from Gaza. A shaky ceasefire in and around Gaza has been tested after two rockets were fired towards a town in Israel. Israel said around 450 rockets had been fired at its territory, although air defences had intercepted dozens of them in the sky. After two days of violence - in which 34 Palestinians died but no Israeli fatalities - a cease-fire was agreed.

by | November 16, 2019 | 01:18

Vice President Joe Biden and his son Hunter. Meanwhile, Sondland, during his closed-door testimony to House Intelligence Committee, told the panel that he had spoken many times to Prystaiko and other Ukrainian officials during the period that was in question, according to a transcript released (pdf) several days ago.

by | November 16, 2019 | 00:26

The case was one of the offshoots of former special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation investigation and the last one referred to federal prosecutors before his investigation ended. In his written answers to Mueller, Trump said he didn't recall his conversations with Stone, nor discussions about WikiLeaks and the Democratic hack.

by | November 15, 2019 | 18:01

On Friday, Marie Yovanovitch , the career foreign service officer whom Trump recalled as the US ambassador to Ukraine, will testify. The Constitution includes "treason, bribery or other high crimes and misdemeanors" as impeachable offenses.

by | November 15, 2019 | 17:40

Botha faces two counts of rape, one count of murder and one of defeating the ends of justice. "I do not have anything verbal but I have organised something in writing that will go to the family of Uyinene as well as to the rest of South Africa but I will ask my lawyer to handle that", Botha said .

by | November 15, 2019 | 12:57

With titles like "The FLOOR IS LAVA!" and "Escape The Babysitter!" each of the episodes featured the children in lightsaber battles, turning into superheroes or attempting to steal cookies. She had been facing 29 charges, including multiple counts of child abuse, kidnapping and unlawful imprisonment , after it was alleged that she starved, beat and tortured her children with pepper spray if she did not like how they performed for the YouTube channel, The Arizona Republic reports.

by | November 15, 2019 | 02:32

The Bidens have said that Trump's allegations were unfounded. Trump had suggested he would release the April transcript Tuesday. Former independent counsel Ken Starr and former assistant USA attorney Andrew McCarthy will offer additional legal commentary throughout the programming.

by | November 15, 2019 | 01:57

Wildfires have destroyed about 1 million hectares of farmland and bush over the past week, fuelled by tinder-dry conditions after three years of drought that experts say has been exacerbated by climate change . Temperatures are forecast to hit 43 degrees Celsius (109.4°F) on Thursday in nearby Port Hedland. Australia's government has often avoided questions on whether climate change could have contributed to the fires, in a response that has drawn criticism.

by | November 15, 2019 | 01:32

Turkey has said it captured and detained several members of the family of the slain Islamic State group leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, including one of his wives, his sister and a daughter. The British woman Tooba Gondal is also believed to be in Turkish custody, having escaped a Kurdish-run detention centre in the chaos caused by Turkey's invasion of Kurdish-held Syria last month.

by | November 14, 2019 | 01:07

The city's right-wing Mayor Luigi Brugnaro blamed the floods on climate change . So far, two people have been found dead during the flood. Most of the water had receded by the afternoon, but residents are bracing themselves for more to come as forecasts predicted high tides of 1.20 metres late on Wednesday night and 1.30 metres on Thursday morning.

by | November 14, 2019 | 00:49

US President Donald Trump will welcome his Turkish counterpart Tayyip Erdogan at the White House on Wednesday as part of a move aimed at improving relations between the two countries. Less than a week before the operation started, Trump announced a USA withdrawal from Syria, except a small contingent for maintaining security in the area, with the move enraging Kurdish militias, whom the United States had previously been allied with.

by | November 14, 2019 | 00:58

No one was reassured, either, when a 57-year-old man was set on fire Monday for reportedly arguing against the protests. The man remained in critical condition Wednesday, and the protester was in serious condition, the Hospital Authority said.

by | November 14, 2019 | 00:29

The catamaran left from Hampton , Virginia and will be Greta's home for the next two to three weeks, depending on the weather conditions. The 16-year-old Swedish activist, who has been making speeches and leading protests across the US and Canada since August, planned to travel to Chile for the upcoming United Nations climate summit, known as COP25.

by | November 13, 2019 | 13:44

The severity of the fires so early in the season has sparked arguments about the threat from climate change and fresh criticism of the conservative government's refusal to curb the use of fossil fuels. Morrison said Saturday that he had not considered whether the unprecedented fires were linked to climate change. Shrugging off the connection between climate change and worrying weather patterns, she added, is "missing the opportunity to prepare for future life in Australia".

by | November 13, 2019 | 02:58

The Islamic Jihad statement did not immediately accuse anyone in the Damascus incident. The Palestinian militant group Islamic Jihad said an attack was carried out against the home of one of its officials in Damascus on Tuesday, killing the man's son.

by | November 12, 2019 | 01:10

Masked protesters continued to try to block other intersections in the area, and police responded with pepper spray, hitting some bystanders as well. Rioters committed organized destructive acts, assaulted police officers and blocked traffic in various districts of Hong Kong , the statement said.

by | November 11, 2019 | 01:33

Eventually, clouds will start to move in as the pre-dawn hours approach. Temperatures are starting in the upper 30s to middle 40s. Snow showers will move in from the west, and precipitation chances will increase for the afternoon and evening.

by | November 11, 2019 | 00:34

But the most striking development could be the rise of the far-right Vox party, which might even jump to third-largest in Parliament, according to recent polling. The crowd responded by chanting "Torra to the dungeon". In the previous general election, the 75.79% of the total electoral census went to vote, one of the highest turnout since democracy was restored in Spain four decades ago.

by | November 11, 2019 | 02:23

U.S. presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren has criticised Amazon Founder and CEO Jeff Bezos and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg after reports surfaced that Bezos called the billionaire businessman to launch a 2020 presidential bid.

by | November 10, 2019 | 02:04

In recent weeks Jordan has been a near-constant attendee at closed-door depositions of witnesses, talking frequently to reporters afterward and defending the president on television. The impeachment inquiry , which House Speaker Nancy Pelosi initiated late September over a complaint by an anonymous whistleblower, is looking into White House's alleged efforts to withhold a military aid to have Ukraine investigate a Trump's political rival Joe Biden .

by | November 10, 2019 | 02:17

He also said that so-called "porohobots" were actively involved in the campaign against the ex-ambassador, according to the text of Kent's testimony in the House of Representatives Committee, according to the Voice of America . On all three occasions, according to the transcript of his deposition, he said he did not get a response from Pompeo. "I think at that point I said, well, you know".