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by | August 10, 2018 | 19:19

An investigation has begun into the cause of a factory blaze which resulted in a "firenado" - or fire whirl - forming. A spokesperson for Leicestershire Fire and Rescue said: "In the early hours of Tuesday, firefighters from Ashby Station were called to a large fire at Occupation Lane, Swadlincote".

by | August 10, 2018 | 17:12

Later, he talks about the midterms and the honest need to keep a Republican majority in both the House and Senate, something Democrats are hoping to clinch. Nunes, along with Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio), introduced articles of impeachment against Rosenstein last week . On those tapes, Nunes, who didn't know he was being recorded, can be heard at a private function explaining that Congress - particularly the House Freedom Caucus - has been all bark and no bite on Rosenstein impeachment ...

by | August 10, 2018 | 16:26

The Fredericton Firefighters Association was asking people on Facebook not to use social media to report on police locations. Fredericton is located about 50 miles northeast of the USA border with Maine. He heard similar sounds about five minutes later, near his home, he said. "Doors are locked and everybody's inside", he said. At about 8.45am, police said that they had one suspect in custody.

by | August 10, 2018 | 16:26

Over the past four months, 163 Palestinians have been killed by Israeli fire, including at least 120 protesters, according to the Gaza Health Ministry and a local rights group. The strike hit a building that Palestinians say housed a cultural center and other offices in the middle of the city, an AFP correspondent said. Israel's military reported seven civilians wounded.

by | August 10, 2018 | 09:40

But the North Korea statement separates Mr. Trump from "high-level officials", thus allowing the the country to rail against the USA, while leaving the door open for the president to continue his dialogue with leader Kim Jong Un . The United States was "attempting to invent a pretext for increased sanctions against the DPRK". The White House and State Department did not immediately return requests for comment.

by | August 10, 2018 | 06:01

The country's state airline also cancelled all direct flights to Toronto. Officials said they would cover cancellation fees, issue refunds and find alternative flights for stranded travellers, according to a story on the CBC National website.

by | August 09, 2018 | 23:18

In a tweet , the International Committee for the Red Cross said the attack targeted a bus carrying children in Dahyan market in Saada province, which borders Saudi Arabia. The Houthis seized the capital, Sanaa , in 2014 and overthrew the internationally recognised government led by President Abdrabu Mansur Hadi during a transition of power from former president Ali Abdullah Saleh.

by | August 09, 2018 | 23:18

The Pentagon is moving ahead with President Trump's call to establish a " Space Force " as a potential sixth branch of the US armed forces, with top officials scrambling to tamp down reports of disagreement between military leaders and the White House ahead of a high-profile speech Thursday by Vice President Mike Pence .

by | August 09, 2018 | 22:58

A vote could come Wednesday or early Thursday. Argentina now allows abortion only in cases of rape or risks to a woman's health and abortion rights activists say 3,000 women have died of illegal abortions since 1983. The proposal can not be brought up for debate until next year, but Argentina's Senate is set to discuss abortion again late this month when it considers reforms to the country's penal code, reported La Nación.

by | August 09, 2018 | 22:56

Livni apologized to members of the Druze community "not just for the problematic and discriminatory law, but for the fact that he (Netanyahu) didn't bother showing up here for the discussion, to talk, to stand here and give the answers he owes not just you, the Druze community, but to the entire State of Israel".

by | August 09, 2018 | 22:55

Israel has not commented on the attack yet. At least two Palestinians were killed by Israeli gunfire in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, according to a Gaza Health Ministry spokesman. Sources said that Hamas is unwilling to enter into any negotiations or provide any information about the Israeli soldiers detained, agreeing only to a prisoner exchange in return for the freeing of prisoners rearrested after the Gilad Shalit deal in 2011.

by | August 09, 2018 | 21:40

The quake struck as evening prayers were being said across the Muslim-majority island and there are fears that one collapsed mosque in north Lombok had been filled with worshippers. The announcement came after an inter-agency meeting was called to resolve wildly different figures from different agencies. He said they were also looking for people with untreated injuries.

by | August 09, 2018 | 21:24

There could also be rain in parts of Scotland and Northern Ireland but the rest of England and Wales should stay dry. Frank Saunders, chief meteorologist at the Met Office, said: "After weeks of predominantly high temperatures and very little rainfall for many parts of the country, high pressure is finally breaking down allowing a cold front to introduce cooler, fresher air from the Atlantic to all parts of the UK".

by | August 09, 2018 | 20:45

Medvedev, who was Russia's president at the time, sent soldiers which defeated the Georgian military in five days. Medvedev also emphasized that in his opinion the 2008 conflict between Russia and Georgia that emerged after Georgian military attacked Russian peacekeepers in the self-proclaimed republic of South Ossetia could have been avoided.

by | August 09, 2018 | 19:35

He showed jurors how the Federal Bureau of Investigation had painstakingly traced wire transfers from foreign bank accounts to retailers in the United States who sold Manafort expensive goods - including the custom men's clothier Alan Couture, where Manafort bought jackets made of ostrich and python skin that each cost five figures.

by | August 09, 2018 | 19:27

The quake struck Lombok in the early evening at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Most of the quake victims were away from the main tourist spots and coastal districts in the south and west, and were in the mountainous north and east of the island.

by | August 09, 2018 | 17:11

Dozens were killed in a 6.4 magnitude quake that struck Lombok on July 29. Tens of thousands of people have been left homeless following Sunday's shake. There are fears that two collapsed mosques in north Lombok had been filled with worshippers. The death toll of Sunday's quake now stands at 319 but is likely to rise, according to Indonesia's chief security minister Wiranto, who like many Indonesians goes by one name.

by | August 09, 2018 | 14:58

As a result, the vehicle dealership from where the supercar was rented, started getting messages of the speeding fines, starting from 2:30 a.m. until 6:26 a.m. "We shouldn't do so for sure, it's his fault and he should pay that amount", they added. One of the dealership's owners, Faris Iqbal, says that he was notified of the fines just hours after the tourist took delivery of the auto.

by | August 09, 2018 | 14:26

Armeena Khan on Wednesday called out former London mayor, Boris Johnson , on his derogatory remarks about women who opt for "full-faced veils". "He should not have used it", May said. Johnson has been in direct communication with Bannon in recent months, according to media reports. Some suspected Johnson's burqa comments were meant to boost his appeal among right-wing members of the party.

by | August 09, 2018 | 12:03

In a statement to BuzzFeed , Apple confirmed it had also removed Jones' podcast for violating its guidelines on hate speech. In addition, over the weekend, Spotify removed all episodes of " The Alex Jones Show " from its service after initially pulling just four segments last week.