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by | July 30, 2018 | 06:21

Two women react to the scene where 10 people were shot, 3 of whom have died. "There is no place in New Orleans for this kind of violence", New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell said on her official Twitter page. It's understood at least 10 people were shot, with three victims dying from their injuries at the scene. "If violence is going to be the life you choose, then prison is going to be the price you pay", said Harrison, noting there were multiple crime cameras in the area of the ...

by | July 30, 2018 | 06:16

The president had outlined several conflicts of interests to his staff that appear to match up to his tweets on Sunday. Mr Mueller is a Republican like Trump, as is Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who hired the special counsel, and Attorney General Jeff Sessions .

by | July 30, 2018 | 05:24

On Friday's broadcast of CNN's "AC360", Harvard Law Professor Alan Dershowitz stated that if Michael Cohen's claims about President Trump's knowledge of Donald Trump Jr.'s Russian Federation meeting are true, it's "a big deal from a political and public relations point of view", but it isn't a legal issue.

by | July 30, 2018 | 04:46

The Kremlin said this week that although Washington and Moscow agreed there was a need for another Putin-Trump meeting, Russian Federation had not yet begun any practical preparations for a new meeting. On that occasion there was underscored the tendency of the Trump government to avoid questions or to block uncomfortable journalists in press conferences .

by | July 30, 2018 | 03:56

Trump said he's willing to go as far as a government shutdown if border security isn't included in Congress' spending bill. President Trump said he'd be willing to "shut down" the government unless Democrats in Congress help pass immigration reform, including funding for his long-touted border wall, saying "we need great people coming into our Country!" "Must get rid of Lottery, Catch & Release etc".

by | July 30, 2018 | 03:31

A police spokesman said the troopers were sent into al-Aqsa after suspects who had barricaded themselves in after running confrontations in the surrounding compound, during which masked men launched firecrackers from handheld canisters. Israel maintains its blockade, with Egypt's assistance, to keep materials it believes could be used for military purposes from entering the coastal enclave, run by the the terror group Hamas.

by | July 30, 2018 | 02:19

The Bab al-Mandeb Strait, which runs close to the shoreline of Yemen, is the main shipping lane linking the Red Sea with the Indian Ocean. "When a country threatens Iran and raises this issue that it can block Iran's oil exports if it wants to, Iran's reciprocal threat would be a credible threat", the IRGC commander pointed out .

by | July 30, 2018 | 02:12

I will make my case among the other 22 [out of the 23 candidates]", said a frail-looking Mugabe in a rare public appearance from his mansion in the capital Harare . Mugabe defended Zimbabwe's election commission after Chamisa and the opposition raised concerns that the vote will be flawed, saying that "it acts quite freely".

by | July 30, 2018 | 02:07

On Friday, Trump denied knowing of the controversial 2016 Trump Tower meeting in advance, and suggested that Cohen was not being truthful . In unnerving news for the Trump family business, Trump Organization Chief Financial Officer Allen Weisselberg has officially been subpoenaed to testify in the criminal investigation into Michael Cohen's financial dealings.

by | July 29, 2018 | 14:01

I will not be intimidated. The news site reported that McCaskill, considered among the most vulnerable senators up for reelection, was one of three congressional candidates a Microsoft executive said last week had been targeted by hackers.

by | July 29, 2018 | 12:21

An Israel Prison Service spokesperson said Tamimi had left the Sharon prison and was enroute to the West Bank , where her family are veterans of protests against an Israeli settlement near their home. Video of it went viral, leading Palestinians to view her as a hero standing up to Israel's occupation. An Israeli police spokesman did not return a call from Reuters for comment.

by | July 29, 2018 | 10:16

She has helped police take more than 2,000 kilos of cocaine off the streets. In a tweet , the anti-narcotics division of the Colombian National Police Force said Sombra had tormented cartel boss Dairo Antonio " Otoniel " Usuga for the last three years.

by | July 29, 2018 | 10:16

Originally, 40 people were supposed to join the trip, but some of them opted out at the last moment because the bus was small and there was no space, said Sawant. Rescue teams had so far recovered almost a dozen bodies amid intermittent rains in the area. The state government will also bear the medical expenses of those injured.

by | July 29, 2018 | 08:43

The quake struck at 6.47am local time (11.47pm BST), and its epicentre was located 30.7 miles north-east of the city of Mataram on the island of Lombok, which has a population of 319,000. "One person died in East Lombok and two died in North Lombok", Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, a spokesman for Indonesia's disaster mitigation agency, said in a statement.

by | July 29, 2018 | 04:59

Today, the Vatican said pontiff had accepted Cardinal McCarrick's resignation and ordered him to a life of "prayer and penance" and to "remain in a house yet to be indicated to him". The cardinal said in June that he was "shocked" by the initial allegation. When Austrian Cardinal Hans Herman Groer, the former Archbishop of Vienna, was accused of sexually abusing young boys in 1995 he faced no canonical sanctions and kept his red hat.

by | July 29, 2018 | 02:57

The agency issued the warning around 3 p.m. Thursday, saying wind gusts of 90 km/h, nickel-sized hail and heavy rain are possible. The storms will track east across southern Ontario through the afternoon and evening. "Small hail, torrential downpours, and frequent lightning may also be associated", Environment Canada's weather advisory read. Remember, when thunder roars, go indoors.

by | July 29, 2018 | 02:16

Speaking to reporters during a visit to South Africa, Putin said he shares Trump's desire for more face-to-face meetings. "But there would need to be the appropriate conditions", Putin said. And Trump counselor Kellyanne Conway said the incident showed the need broadly for more "civility" between reporters and the White House . "Q: President Putin, did you want President Trump to win the election?" While visiting South Africa, the Russian President said the dollar is a universal ...

by | July 29, 2018 | 01:30

The blood moon from Terry Hills, New South Wales. Won't the sky be too bright for us to see all of this? Will the blood moon be visible in the UK? The most dramatic is the total lunar eclipse , in which the earth's shadow covers the moon.

by | July 29, 2018 | 01:17

The sheriff's office in Abilene says Estrada was being treated at the Red River Hospital in Wichita Falls but allegedly assaulted someone. The entire incident was captured on video shot by Jennifer Mustain and later posted to Facebook. His charges include evading arrest, aggravated robbery, and possession of meth with intent to deliver. The outlet reported that more police officers assisted and showed up to support the first patrol vehicle's attempt to keep Estrada from fleeing.

by | July 28, 2018 | 11:44

Collins had asked about the audio recording - featuring Trump discussing paying former Playboy model Karen McDougal - during a picture-taking session in the Oval Office as Trump met Jean-Claude Juncker, the European commission president.