by | February 24, 2018 | 00:46

In a related matter, the leaders are due to discuss the method for selecting the President of the European Commission . Then the European Council, comprised of national leaders, "takes into account" that nomination, while making its own pick for the post.

by | February 24, 2018 | 00:21

Borussia Dortmund coach Peter Stoger has revealed that Michy Batshuayi's hunger to do well was noticeable from his first day in training . "2018 and still racists [making] monkey noises in the stands ... The 24-year-old made an instant impact in Germany, scoring five times in his first three matches , including two in the 3-2 first-leg win over Atalanta.

by | February 23, 2018 | 23:57

Ortiz was taken into custody by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Illinois State Police after a traffic stop in Kankakee County and was being brought back to the city for questioning, police said. Rolando Ortiz faces one felony count of first-degree murder. Ortiz was returned to Chicago , where he admitted to murdering his son during police questioning.

by | February 23, 2018 | 23:37

The White House was temporarily placed on lockdown. A passenger vehicle sits at a security barrier it appears to have struck near the White House in Washington, DC on 23 February, 2018. The white vehicle was jammed up tightly against the fence as officers began examining the auto. It happened as President Trump was hosting Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull inside.

by | February 23, 2018 | 23:26

Diplomats said the council could vote on a draft resolution in the coming days. Mr Macron said: "The ( Syrian ) regime and some of its allies have made a decision to target civilian populations, and presumably some of its opponents". He called on humanitarian aid to be delivered to the needy and for all parties to the conflict to allow the evacuation of an estimated 700 people that need urgent medical treatment.

by | February 23, 2018 | 23:05

On Thursday, the dynamic forward got some tremendous news, however, which is that he's been fully cleared for all basketball activities. Porter, who underwent back surgery on November 21, has yet to rejoin his team for practice. Joe Lunardi of ESPN now has them slotted in as a 7-seed in the 2018 NCAA Tournament. To feel it out. The Tigers did beat Kentucky earlier in the season, but that game was played at home where as Saturday's game will be at Rupp Arena.

by | February 23, 2018 | 22:56

LaPierre defended Second Amendment rights and warned of a "socialist agenda" meant to strip firearms away from law-abiding citizens. NRA chief executive Wayne LaPierre delivered a full-throated defence of using guns to stop gun violence, weighing into a long-running political and cultural divide over access to weapons that has been inflamed by last week's shooting at a Florida high school that killed 17 students and staff.

by | February 23, 2018 | 22:34

According to a report by the New York Times , Patricia Bullrich, Argentina's minister of security, reportedly said during a news conference Thursday, "We have dismantled an global cocaine trafficking organization operating between Argentina, Russia and Germany".

by | February 23, 2018 | 22:24

The high is expected to be near 39. This second round of freezing rain/freezing drizzle is expected to end by sunset. Our friends at the Tulsa National Weather Service will keep our current winter weather advisory through the morning hours until the entire area gets above freezing.

by | February 23, 2018 | 22:23

Bangladesh and Myanmar signed an agreement in November a year ago to repatriate all Rohingya Muslims who have crossed the border since August to escape a brutal military crackdown. The August violence erupted after an underground insurgent group, the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army, attacked security outposts in Rakhine. The United Nations and the United States have called the crackdown on the Rohingya ethnic cleansing, but the government of Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi has blocked ...

by | February 23, 2018 | 22:02

Votes in the House were canceled for the two days Mr. A private funeral will take place at the Graham Library in Charlotte on March 2. Gov. Roy Cooper issued a proclamation ordering a "Book of Condolences" be placed inside the Capitol rotunda, where it will be starting Friday through March 2, the day of Graham's funeral in Charlotte.

by | February 23, 2018 | 22:02

West northwest wind 5 to 10 miles per hour. On Friday morning, snow will continue to move through the Upper Midwest, including Wisconsin and MI, before the system progresses into Canada and moves out. This swath of 6 to 9 inches won't cover the entire watch area, but there is still some uncertainty in where exactly the snow band will develop. Wind will be fairly light through most of the day Saturday however, gusts could increase to between 20 and 30 miles per hour on Saturday ...

by | February 23, 2018 | 21:50

The Stoneman Douglas High School shooting is the latest USA mass shooting, which knocked the Columbine High School shooting in 1999 out of the 25 deadliest mass shootings in history. The US president elaborated on his proposal on Twitter ahead of yesterday's "School Safety Roundtable", arguing that arming teachers would be "much less expensive than guards".

by | February 23, 2018 | 21:44

A new wave of bombs struck Syria's eastern Ghouta on Friday, which a witness in one town described as the worst yet, ahead of a U.N. Security Council vote to demand a 30-day ceasefire across the country. The head of the Britain-based Observatory, Rami Abdel Rahman, said 46 people were killed in strikes and rocket fire on Thursday. "Each time such terrorist attacks come from Eastern Ghouta, we know that behind them is Jabhat al-Nusra and extremist groups cooperating with it", he said.

by | February 23, 2018 | 21:10

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called for an immediate halt to "war activities" and said life for the 400,000 civilians of eastern Ghouta had become "hell on earth". It has prompted calls for an urgent ceasefire to allow humanitarian aid to reach the area. Nebenzia described the proposal as unrealistic. Aksoy said in Turkey Friday that "what is happening in Ghouta is a war of annihilation and crimes against humanity".

by | February 23, 2018 | 21:12

Authorities have charged McArthur with the murder of Skandaraj Navaratnam, a 40-year-old man who went missing in 2010 from a neighborhood in downtown Toronto that is known as the city's gay village, according to Toronto detective Hank Idsinga.

by | February 23, 2018 | 20:46

The Turkish president also vowed to take what he has called "the war" to the town of Manbij and east of the River Euphrates, areas where USA special forces have served alongside the YPG since the liberation of those areas from the Islamic State (IS) group.

by | February 23, 2018 | 20:09

Thousands of left-wing Israelis are expected to descend on South Tel Aviv this Saturday night for a massive rally protesting Israel's scheduled transfer of African migrants to an unnamed African country. President Harry S. Truman recognized Israel minutes after it declared independence, making the United States the first country to do so. The goal of opening the facility by May 2018 marks a significant acceleration in planning.

by | February 23, 2018 | 19:30

Louis grand jury indicted him for felony invasion of privacy. But the governor says he committed no crimes, and is calling the criminal investigation politically motivated. Dowd in a statement said Greitens will file a motion to dismiss the charges. Susan Ryan, a spokeswoman for Gardner, fired back at Greitens. But in a secret recording made by the woman's husband shortly after the March 2015 incident occurred, she said Greitens blindfolded her, bound her to a piece of exercise equipment ...

by | February 23, 2018 | 19:05

Led by Kim Yong Chol , Vice Chairman of the Party Central Committee, the North Koreans are expected to arrive by train hours before proceedings begin. "In symbolic terms the Trump Administration clearly lost round one against the North Koreans and the president hopes maybe Ivanka Trump's star power will lead to a better outcome at the games' end", Resnick said.