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by | January 02, 2020 | 00:54

The fire, which police believe may have been caused by sky lanterns launched to celebrate the New Year, took place in the first minutes of 2020 this morning. In what was described by the zoo director Wolfgang Dreßen as a rescue "miracle", the pair were reportedly brought to safety after their screams were heard by firefighters.

by | January 02, 2020 | 01:26

During the press conference, Farmer also mentioned Kinnunen's family and asked that people keep them in their thoughts as well. Kinnunen was carrying a beard and disguise when he walked into the church round 10:50 a.m., attracting the eye of the church safety staff in its video room, the report stated.

by | January 02, 2020 | 01:05

It will be great for home and also for your health and well-being. Do you know some unbelievable facts about New Year's resolution? That's a reminder, too, that resolutions won't work if they are one-offs. Trust that you are on the right path and will successfully live out the plan you're working towards. No matter how good your intentions are when you establish them, it's tough to get changes to stick.

by | January 01, 2020 | 01:38

In April, Biden promised to be "more mindful about respecting personal space in the future" after several women said his behavior was unwanted and had made them uncomfortable. In 2018, Biden even gave a paid speech praising a House Republican in a competitive race, Rep. Fred Upton of MI, as "one of the finest guys I've ever worked with".

by | January 01, 2020 | 02:34

Sydney pressed ahead with its fireworks display despite some calls to cancel the celebrations in solidarity with fire-hit areas in New South Wales, of which the city is the capital. Authorities deployed 6,000 police officers as Chief Executive Carrie Lam appealed for calm and reconciliation in her New Year's Eve video message. "Let's start 2020 with a new resolution, to restore order and harmony in society.

by | January 01, 2020 | 00:47

CNN ran Australia's bushfire crisis as their lead splash, focusing on the plight of residents in Mallacoota. Some of those trapped in the town posted images of blood-red, smoke-filled skies on social media . Meanwhile, across Victoria, over 200,000 hectares have already been burnt in the fires, according to the state's Emergency Management Commissioner, Andrew Crisp.

by | January 01, 2020 | 01:17

But this is just one of several defamation suits filed against Jones, who had repeatedly called the Sandy Hook shooting a "giant hoax" led by "crisis actors". As a result Judge Jenkins said the defense's failure to cooperate "should be treated as contempt of court". The 20-year-old gunman, who also killed his mother at their Newtown home, fatally shot himself.

by | January 01, 2020 | 01:27

The US blames the militia for a rocket barrage Friday that killed a US defence contractor at a military compound near Kirkuk , in northern Iraq . "We strongly responded, and always will". Many Iraqi personnel was also injured. They held up posters calling for the embassy to be shut down and for parliament to order U.S. forces to leave the country.

by | December 31, 2019 | 01:32

On Monday, locals living in the Australian state of Victoria were told to leave their homes as soaring temperatures and strong winds continued to threaten the area. A Rural Fire Service firefighter protects a property from the Currowan fire on the NSW South Coast before Christmas. Brenton Eden, from the Country Fire Service, said it would be a "very risky, quot; day for people in the state, as the lightning already caused a series of fires".

by | December 31, 2019 | 00:54

Thomas' family has denounced the crime and said he has mental health problems and no ties to any hate groups. It's not clear if any more charges will be filed against Thomas. The family concluded the statement by offering their prayers for the victims and thanked those who "rendered medical attention to each of those injured".

by | December 31, 2019 | 00:51

Tension between Mexico and Bolivia has increased since November 12, when the Mexican government gave asylum to Morales even as the former Bolivian president continued to criticize the interim government of his country from Mexico. Willson Santamaría, vice minister of public security for Bolivia, said Morales loyalists will not be allowed to leave the country. Bolivia's new government, which took power after Morales was ousted by the military last month, has issued arrest warrants for four of ...

by | December 31, 2019 | 00:54

Thackeray's son Aaditya, who won from the Worli assembly constituency in Mumbai , is the first member of the family to contest an election. Maharashtra can have a maximum of 43 ministers. The NCP, with 54 MLAs, has bagged the Deputy CM's position and 16 ministerial berths, while the Congress, with 44 MLAs, will hold the Assembly Speaker's post and 12 ministerial positions.

by | December 30, 2019 | 01:03

Trump was impeached by the House for abuse of power and obstruction of Congress for pressuring Ukraine to announce an investigation of Biden and his son. "I think we're all looking forward to that day (when President Trump is out of office), when we can put some of the current chaos and corruption and division behind us", said Buttigieg at a campaign stop in Iowa last week.

by | December 30, 2019 | 02:06

The blast took place at the Ex-Control checkpoint in Mogadishu and comes amid persistent insecurity in the Horn of Africa nation. A nurse at Medina, speaking on condition of anonymity, said the facility had received more than 100 wounded people.

by | December 30, 2019 | 01:13

It also comes weeks after leaders from France, Germany , Russia , and Ukraine agreed at a peace summit in Paris to push for a full ceasefire and a new troop disengagement by March 2020. More than 13,000 people have been killed since pro-Russia militias in eastern Ukraine launched a bid for independence in 2014 - kicking off a conflict that deepened Russia's estrangement from the West.

by | December 29, 2019 | 01:09

Afterwards Essex Fire and Rescue Carrier posted a describe of the unnamed tortoise, who appeared totally unimpressed regardless of being saved. Firefighters quickly extinguished the fire and cleared the property of smoke shortly afterwards.

by | December 29, 2019 | 00:59

Then, he said, it started shaking violently and people on board started to panic, even as the craft continued to climb. "I said, 'Guys, you should be happy you're alive, '" Mr. The Almaty mayor's office said at least 22 of the injured were in critical condition. Almaty International Airport posted on social media that there wasn't a fire in the wreckage and rescue efforts were immediately underway.

by | December 29, 2019 | 01:09

The minimum age requirement applies to every retailer nationwide. "They're also confused of why and where and why this happened and why no one was given a notice, so it makes a really confusing situation on who we can let in and how, and the way to explain that to yourself, and to the customers I mean", he said.

by | December 29, 2019 | 00:59

Several players embraced Ensminger before the game. An official said the aircraft that crashed early Saturday was an eight-passenger plane. Ensminger Jr.is the son of Steve Ensminger , who is the offensive coordinator for the LSU football team.

by | December 28, 2019 | 02:08

The Bek Air flight was en route from Almaty, Kazakhstan's largest city, to the country's capital of Nur-Sultan. It was just like in the movies: people were howling, screaming, and crying. Emergency and security personnel are seen at the site of a plane crash near Almaty, Kazakhstan, on December 27, 2019. "It seemed like control over the plane was lost", he was quoted.

by | December 28, 2019 | 01:02

USA officials have talked about putting a layer of sensors in space to more quickly detect enemy missiles, particularly the hypersonic weapons . Putin claimed the Kinzhal missiles can change course and altitude to escape interception. Nato's relationship with Russian Federation is cumbersome, but it is better to meet than to let be, says Jens Stoltenberg. The opening of the 19-kilometre (11.9-mile) bridge, which is the longest in Europe, will allow 14 million passengers and 13 million ...

by | December 28, 2019 | 01:46

Syrian government forces have launched a fresh assault on Idlib in recent days to capture the rebel-held province with Russia's help. More than 235,000 people have fled from their homes in Syria's rebel-held Idlib province, the United Nations says, as government forces step up their offensive on the area.

by | December 28, 2019 | 01:03

The Taliban reportedly took responsibility for the attack, which military officials said is under investigation. Names of service members are withheld until the family is notified. Our prayers are with them at this hard time". Black & Veatch Special Projects Corp., 19-cv-03833, U.S. District Court, District of Columbia (Washington).

by | December 27, 2019 | 02:24

The Queen addressed the nation surrounded by a selection of photographs of her family including of her father George VI, her son Prince Charles and his wife Camilla, and Prince William, his wife Catherine and their children - her father and likely successors.

by | December 27, 2019 | 00:51

However final evening when the state-run Canadian Broadcasting Company ran "House Alone 2" they minimize the scene with Donald Trump . From his residence in Palm Beach, Florida , Trump said in response to a question he chose "a handsome card" for first lady Melania Trump .

by | December 27, 2019 | 01:55

Last year, Queen Elizabeth II's Christmas speech highlighted how eventful 2018 was for the world and the Royal Family . This year's message was filmed in the Green Drawing Room at Windsor Castle . When it comes to the British royal family , Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle seem to get most of the attention - at least, until the Cambridge kids are involved.

by | December 27, 2019 | 00:51

Police and rescuers searched the snowslide after witnesses said more people might be buried. At this stage, the exact number of people involved is not known. The avalanche took place just before 11am on Thursday in the Oberalppass area of the ski resort. According to Blick , police are also investigating whether the avalanche occurred spontaneously, or if it was set off by another skier or snowboarder.

by | December 26, 2019 | 01:20

State news agency SANA said the air defenses intercepted "hostile targets" fired from inside the "occupied territories". Local Damascus reports said one missile allegedly hit the Aqraba suburb 50 kilometers southeast of Damascus , where Hezbollah has been previously targeted by the IDF, Indus News reported, quoting Syrian state media.

by | December 26, 2019 | 02:02

On Sunday, McGregor said they searched for the missing victims over the weekend but found nothing of significance and would make "a decision on further search activity" following a review of the situation. New Zealand authorities are investigating the circumstances around the disaster. There were 47 people on White Island at the time of the blast.

by | December 26, 2019 | 01:15

Witnesses claim to have seen the man - thought to be a 65-year-old man called David Wayne Oliver - waiting to be arrested outside a Starbucks coffee shop after his weird crime . But it was not Santa Claus. United States police in Colorado Springs said the "older white male" robbed the Academy Bank. Several passers-by in Colorado, USA, were left stunned by a robber's rare gesture after he threw unknown amount of cash money at them.

by | December 26, 2019 | 02:18

HSBC has become embroiled in a controversy involving a police crackdown earlier this month on a fund-raising platform supporting protesters. Demonstrators were seen throwing petrol bombs towards the police. They have since morphed into a popular revolt against Beijing's rule, with spiralling fears that the city is losing some of its unique liberties. This latest confrontation in the Chinese territory was triggered by police saying last week that they froze 70 million Hong Kong dollars ...

by | December 25, 2019 | 01:50

Tuesday is forecast to again feature generous amounts of sun. It'll likely just be rain though, so little-to-no chance of snow falling on the 25th. The first of two storms hit the county Monday morning, dousing the region with heavy rainfall and heightening the chances for localized flooding.

by | December 25, 2019 | 01:01

The first candle on the Menorah shone bright at Bannerman Park as Hanukkah celebrations officially began. This miracle evolved into the holiday's most recognizable symbol, the eight-candled (or eight-lamped) menorah, patterned after the temple candelabrum and lit each of the eight nights in Jewish homes here in Costa Rica and around the world.

by | December 25, 2019 | 01:27

We didn't succeed in delivering the change that so many people so desperately need. "May I assure those of you who carry the cross of suffering today that you are in my most special thoughts and heartfelt prayers", he said. The development comes as Mr Johnson won approval for his Brexit deal in the British Parliament last Friday, the first step towards fulfilling his election pledge to deliver Britain's departure from the European Union by Jan 31.

by | December 25, 2019 | 01:23

Chaos broke out in an upscale Hong Kong mall on Tuesday night as riot police clashed with pro-democracy protesters who were marking Christmas Eve with a series of flashmob rallies. Beijing loyalist Ho was inaugurated Friday as China's chief executive in the tiny gambling enclave of Macao, which unlike neighboring Hong Kong has remained free of pro-democracy protests.