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by | February 15, 2019 | 09:44

The unsafe wind speeds of up to 191mph were recorded on the Big Island's towering peak of the dormant volcano of Mauna Kea at 4.40pm local time on Sunday. "We tend to get a gust maybe to 150 miles per hour once a winter or so, but never 191 miles per hour". The snowfall could also be the lowest elevation snow ever recorded in Hawaii , DLNR said.

by | February 15, 2019 | 09:44

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. Ocasio-Cortez used an appearance on CBS " 60 Minutes " to pitch her plan to tax double-digit millionaires at a 70 percent rate - taking care to note the amount below that threshold would be taxed at lower amounts.

by | February 15, 2019 | 09:32

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has been photographed while visiting the Great Mosque in Mecca, the site of pilgrimage for the Hajj, which every Muslim is required to perform at least once in their lifetime. The Saudi prince, often referred to as MBS, will be accompanied by a high-powered delegation, including members of the royal family, key ministers and leading businessmen.

by | February 15, 2019 | 09:07

She promised to update members of parliament again on February 26 and, if she had not got a new deal by then, to give them a say on the next steps in non-binding votes. "Britain is a great country", he said. "The EU wants a deal, they want to manage Brexit and they are watching in astonishment in terms of how the debates progress in Westminster".

by | February 15, 2019 | 08:35

Barr's confirmation to lead the Department of Justice comes as a bombshell interview was partially released on Thursday, in which former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe told CBS News that DOJ officials discussed removing President Donald Trump from office.

by | February 15, 2019 | 07:20

She said in a tweet she was "listening and learning, but standing strong". Omar singled out AIPAC however which put her in the crosshairs and although she has already apologized for the clunky delivery Omar maintains that there is far too much lobbying money controlling both parties.

by | February 15, 2019 | 07:13

Jaish-e-Mohammed, a United Nation's listed terror organisation set up in Pakistan during the 1990s with an aim of dislodging India's grip on Kashmir , claimed responsibility for the attack. Actor Abhishek Bachchan and Ajay Devgn were few of the celebrities who took to Twitter to condemn the attacks. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi condemned the attack in a tweet Thursday evening.

by | February 15, 2019 | 07:02

As The Guardian reports, 20-Year-Old McCoy was snoozing in a Taco Bell auto park in Vallejo, north of San Francisco, when staff called 911 to report a man "slumped over" in the driver's seat. Marc McCoy , Willie's older brother, argued that officers made no attempt to handle the situation peacefully. Authorities have not confirmed his identity and said the autopsy and toxicology reports are pending.

by | February 14, 2019 | 21:01

He ends with the famous line: "Damn the torpedoes" and, in unison with Giffords , "full speed ahead". As noted, Kelly's announcement comes after a fairly aggressive effort by state and national Democrats to get him to enter the race. media say the state will be a key battleground in the 2020 elections. So it isn't surprising to see Kelly begin with a message of unity and bipartisanship.

by | February 14, 2019 | 20:40

Heavily pregnant with her third child, Shamima Begum , now 19, was tracked down by The Times to a refugee camp in northern Syria. Despite the fact her two other children had already died in the Islamic State , the teenage extremist said "no I don't regret" joining the Caliphate, and even appeared to express her regret the Islamic State was collapsing.

by | February 14, 2019 | 20:26

Also in the Swiss city on Wednesday night, Abdul Aziz Muhamat, a Sudanese refugee activist who has spent five years on Manus Island , won the Martin Ennals Award 2019, one of the most prestigious worldwide human rights prizes, organisers said.

by | February 14, 2019 | 17:10

This confrontational approach by Tehran only led to President Trump tweeting "40 years of corruption". Bolton's remarks came the same day as Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Iran that "if this regime makes the awful mistake and tries to destroy Tel Aviv or Haifa, it won't be successful, and it will be the last anniversary of their revolution they will ever celebrate".

by | February 14, 2019 | 16:25

Some high school students walked out to join their teachers on picket lines, while some students reported crowded classrooms, marathon attendance-taking sessions, and other disruptions. But as I've been looking at the data and hearing the bargaining, it's been changing my mind. "We need to incentivize teachers to stay". "We're working as hard as we can to get more money in the system, so there's no reason I think to walk away from $33 million that our taxpayers have already dedicated to ...

by | February 14, 2019 | 14:12

So far investigators have managed to link Little to 36 of his claims, spanning the width of the United States, from LA to Washington DC. Officers are said to be desperately scouring old case files and photographs to try and identify the Jane Does, but matching them up is proving to be a hard task.

by | February 14, 2019 | 13:10

When Sims' book was released, Trump called Sims a "low-level staffer" and a "mess," after which Sims tweeted out pictures of himself and the president in the White House. "He pretended to be an insider when in fact he was nothing more than a gofer". It's not clear whether a campaign nondisclosure would apply to Sims' time working as a federal employee.

by | February 14, 2019 | 09:33

Police said the woman was wanted for mischief - endanger life. "She's going to be in court this morning", he said, according to Global News . She turned herself in at a police station at around 7 a.m. "This was not just something that was sort of a lark gone bad", he said. The objects landed in an area in front of the building's entrance, authorities said.

by | February 14, 2019 | 06:53

Prior to leaving for a major meeting in Poland, Netanyahu commented on the Israeli strike on Monday and stressed that Iran is the focus of the Warsaw Mideast summit . Hosting the meeting is a chance for Poland's conservative government to bolster ties with Washington at a time when it is increasingly isolated within the European Union amid a dispute over its adherence to rule-of-law standards.

by | February 14, 2019 | 03:59

Jones' (NC-3) health has declined after sustaining a broken hip last week". This story is breaking and will be updated . An early supporter of the Iraq war, Jones later came to regret his vote to authorize US involvement. The Supreme Court will hear a challenge to North Carolina's congressional districts in March, though it remains to be seen how any ruling throwing out the districts would affect a special election for the seat.

by | February 14, 2019 | 03:40

The report notes that some actors will seek counter space capabilities that target the perceived United States and allied reliance on space, including the ability to use secure satellite communications, precision strike capabilities, and Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance or ISR assets.

by | February 14, 2019 | 01:07

She called her son, who alerted authorities about 10:30 a.m. The victims include the elderly couple who owned the home, Linda Delaney 72, and Carlos Delaney, 74. Childers would not say whether any of the deaths are believed to be suicide, but confirmed police are not seeking a suspect and there's no risk to the public.