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by | May 18, 2018 | 14:56

Several schools closed due to the levels of ash in the air, and locals who live near the volcano are evacuating. Rachel Smigelski-Theiss is among those who have shifted gears. That said, a series of new eruptions are very possible, according to the USGS. Some people in the community closest to the volcano slept through the explosion.

by | May 18, 2018 | 14:57

Now, the Trump administration has hopped onto the dying meme a day late by making a video where various characters from the White House respond. Do you hear "Yanny" or "Laurel"? that is the question now raging on social media and Danny Aronson, CEO of EVEN, the company creating headphones known as "glasses for your ears" has explained the technical reasons for the phenomenon.

by | May 18, 2018 | 14:48

Speaking at news conference after a meeting of EU leaders in Bulgaria, Juncker added that he "also made a decision to allow the European Investment Bank to facilitate European companies' investment in Iran". By re-introducing it now, the European Union is seeking to ban firms respecting USA sanctions and make related U.S. court rulings non-effective in the EU.

by | May 18, 2018 | 14:45

Putin said. Assad previously visited Russian Federation and met with Putin in November 2017 and October 2015. Its military support not only ensured the survival of Mr Assad's regime, it changed the course of the war. They will be sent to the United Nations , it is on the basis of the Geneva process. "We know it will not be easy because some countries do not want stability to return to Syria.

by | May 18, 2018 | 14:27

It's a violation of human rights to go and occupy the land of Palestinians. Monday's protests in Gaza had coincided with Israel's 70th anniversary - an event Palestinians refer to as Nakba or the Catastrophe - and the relocation of the U.S.

by | May 18, 2018 | 13:58

The 10-5 vote behind closed doors clears the way for Haspel to receive a confirmation vote of the full Senate as early as this week. In announcing his support for the nominee, Warner said Haspel has been "professional and forthright" with the intelligence committee, "Most importantly, I believe she is someone who can and will stand up to the president if ordered to do something illegal or immoral - like a return to torture".

by | May 18, 2018 | 13:58

Haspel, who will be the first woman to lead the CIA , is a 33-year veteran at the agency now serving as its acting director. "I believe she is someone who can and will stand up to the President, who will speak truth to power if this President orders her to do something illegal or immoral, like a return to torture ", he said in a Senate speech before the vote.

by | May 18, 2018 | 13:50

Mr. Austen also said that Canada, the US and Mexico have made "good progress" during this spring's talks, particularly on issues impacting the automotive industry. "I would not rule out the possibility of reaching (a deal) at any moment from the last week in May, or as long as it takes", Guajardo told journalists.

by | May 18, 2018 | 13:48

Arend noted that North Korea may simply be preemptively establishing the pretext it can use to undermine the Trump-Kim summit, if and when it actually happens. The Chinese were treated so indulgently by past administrations, Trump said, he doubted high-level trade talks with the People's Republic would be successful.

by | May 18, 2018 | 13:47

Washington pursues its own goals when it tries to prevent the construction of the Nord Stream-2 gas pipeline, Altmayer said as quoted by Reuters. The US push came a day before Chancellor Angela Merkel travels to Sochi to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin for talks that will touch on Nord Stream 2 , as well as the US decision to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal.

by | May 18, 2018 | 13:43

Netanyahu telephoned the Canadian Prime Minister late Thursday afternoon in what officials described as cordial but frank discussions about the violence and killings at the Israeli-Gaza border on Monday, the day the United States inaugurated its new embassy in Jerusalem.

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:11

Ateacher at a Forest High school in Florida was placed on administrative leave with pay Tuesday after students reported that he drowned two wild raccoons and a possum in a large garbage bin during a science class Monday. One of the students showed the video to local journalists, which shows nightmarish for children the situation. 'I don't think that's the way to treat any animal, ' she said.

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:05

So the least they could do is speak English. She and a co-worker were chatting with the staff in Spanish. "He started saying a lot of ugly words". Serrano says a patron who was in the line before her ordered his food in Spanish and that appeared to agitate the man in the video .

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:07

A school resource officer confronted the shooter , who ran from the school and shot at the officer. Eventually the suspect was shot but not killed and was taken into custody just west of the high school. New details are emerging over the potentially deadly school shooting in Dixon, Illinois Wednesday , with local police confirming the school officer "charged towards the suspect" after he opened fire near the gymnasium.

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:56

The Pinellas County's Medical Examiner ruled the death as accidental. The cause of death was listed as "projectile wound of head" - the pen exploded into pieces, at least two of which were sent into his head, the report said - and he suffered burns on about 80 per cent of his body.

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:41

The deal is dead". Total said it might quit a multi-billion-dollar gas project if it could not secure a waiver from US sanctions. Members of the European Council will discuss ways they might be able to salvage the Iran nuclear deal now that President Trump has opted to back out of the agreement during their summit in Bulgaria this week.

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:35

Pakistani newspaper Dawn published an interview with the country's former prime minister, Nawaz Sharif , on Saturday that has stirred up a firestorm in the country. Operation Zarb-e-Azb was a joint military offensive conducted by the Pakistan Armed Forces against various militant group in 2014. With Sharif's new stance, it should be clear that there is reason for the Pakistan court to drag its feet on the trial since the high-ups in Islamabad are aware that the non-state actors like ...

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:37

In the game played at Wankhede Stadium on Wednesday, the home side defeated Kings XI Punjab by three runs in another last-over thriller. "It's very hard to say what Rahul has done right or wrong - he's hardly mistimed a ball this season".

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:06

The elections took place through ballot papers and not EVMs, the counting is expected to continue till evening and the final results will announce late evening. Elections were held in 622 zila parishads and 6,158 panchayat samitis , besides 31,836 gram panchayats of the state. From the nomination stage to the day of polling, where was the spirit of democracy? This is because 16,814 gram panchayat seats, 3,059 panchayat samiti seats and 203 zila parishad were uncontested.

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:02

Democrats, still hoping for a smoking gun on collusion, will rejoice at the revelations that Trump's team was willing to take dirt from the Russians, and were angry when the goods never came through. That's according to transcripts of his interview with the panel previous year. That's according to transcripts of his interview previous year with the Senate Judiciary Committee released on Wednesday.