by | August 15, 2018 | 12:00

A Chinese official told a United Nations human rights committee in Geneva that tough security measures in China's far-west Xinjiang region were necessary to combat extremism and terrorism, but that they did not target any specific ethnic group or restrict religious freedoms.

by | August 15, 2018 | 11:24

He will be under strict supervision including having to wear a tracking device that would alert authorities if he left the house. Wilson's case highlights Australia's struggle to confront the prevalence of child sexual abuse in the nation's Catholic and other institutions.

by | August 15, 2018 | 11:13

The grand jury identified 301 predator priests based on secret archives in each of the dioceses involving over 1,000 victims. "As a direct outcome of the systematic cover-up by senior church officials nearly every instance of child sexual abuse we found is too old to be prosecuted".

by | August 15, 2018 | 11:08

The president's attack on the motorcycle maker followed a Saturday stunt in which a group of "Bikers for Trump" made an appearance at his Bedminster, N.J. Trump accused Harley of using the European retaliatory tariffs as "an excuse" for moving manufacturing overseas. As I said yesterday, I want Harley-Davidson to prosper here in the State of WI - so of course I don't want a boycott of Harley-Davidson.

by | August 15, 2018 | 10:56

The meeting also discussed the GCC-backed political transition that was disrupted when the Houthi rebels seized the capital, Sanaa, in September 2014 and overthrew the internationally recognised government led by President Abdrabu Mansur Hadi.

by | August 15, 2018 | 09:51

As helicopters waited nearby, rescuers with the help of sniffing dogs scrambled to pull people from the rubble, scaling slabs of concrete angled like mountains. "People living in Genoa use this bridge twice a day", said Deputy Transport Minister Edoardo Rixi, who is from the city. "It was affected by extremely serious corrosion problems linked to the technology that was used (in construction)".

by | August 15, 2018 | 08:50

Nationwide, an increasing number of pharmaceutical companies have taken legal action against states that use their products in executions, making it increasingly hard for states to obtain the drugs. Moore was arrested a week later. Nebraska prison officials are preparing to execute Moore on Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, for the 1979 murders of two Omaha cab drivers.

by | August 15, 2018 | 07:11

A Taiwanese tourist was killed over the weekend in Kenya , bitten in the chest by a hippo that he was trying to photograph. Hippos, which are aggressive, have sharp teeth and weigh up to 2,750kg (three tons), kill an estimated 500 people every year in Africa.

by | August 15, 2018 | 05:55

In June, President Trump said that it wasn't enough for the have a presence in space . Jim Carrey has slammed Donald Trump's plans for a Space Force with a new cartoon. Defence Secretary. "Creating a new branch of the military is not a simple process", Pence said during his speech. But history proves that peace only comes through strength.

by | August 15, 2018 | 04:48

She set a $20,000 bond for each and ordered that they wear ankle monitors and have weekly contact with their attorneys. Susana Martinez and other state Republicans are criticizing a judge's decision to allow the release of defendants accused of child abuse at a ramshackle desert compound where authorities found the remains of a boy.

by | August 15, 2018 | 03:36

The officer responds by shoving the man backward against a brick wall. Police said that the man was not charged and he's been released from custody. His attorney, Warren Brown , said his client was being treated in the hospital and " may have suffered a broken jaw, a broken nose, maybe some fractured ribs, and he had difficulty with feeling his left leg, although before I left he did say that he was beginning to get the feel back in his foot, left foot ", WFMZ reports .

by | August 15, 2018 | 02:41

Limit your physical activity outdoors, such as running, bicycling, physical labor, and sports. Run an air conditioner, set it to re-circulate and close the fresh-air intake. Created by Berkley Earth, the map provides near real-time updates on particulate matter air pollution less than 2.5 microns in diameter. Environment Canada meteorologist Cindy Yu says the latest smoke is from local wildfires.

by | August 15, 2018 | 00:30

Speaking at the summit, Nazarbayev said signing of the convention and a number of bilateral documents was an evidence of friendly relations among the Caspian states and a joint desire to closely cooperate and show respect for the Caspian Sea .

by | August 14, 2018 | 22:13

Later US President Donald Trump urged "toughness" against those responsible for the attack, who he referred to as "animals". "Another terrorist attack in London .These animals are insane and must be dealt with through toughness and strength!" he wrote .

by | August 14, 2018 | 22:06

The dismal figures come as a number of Democratic candidates and incumbent members of the House refuse to say they will support Pelosi in a vote for the House Speakership. NBC News on Friday released a list of 51 such candidates and incumbents who have said they will not support Pelosi. "The findings suggest a yearning for change", said Dritan Nesho CEO of HarrisX.

by | August 14, 2018 | 18:43

Noemi Sandoval told the outlet. After being booked on suspicion of domestic violence and released on bail, Youd was escorted home by an officer. But hours later, after 2am, he was taking off in a plane believed to belong to his employer and flying directly to his home.

by | August 14, 2018 | 14:55

Italian news agency Adnkronos , citing local ambulance services, reported that there were "dozens of dead" in the collapse. There was no immediate word on overall deaths or injuries. Other images showed a green truck that had stopped on the bridge just metres short of the gaping hole in the bridge. Television images showed the viaduct in the mist with a huge chunk missing.

by | August 14, 2018 | 11:11

The United Kingdom's Metropolitan Police confirmed a man had been detained about 7.30am local time. Armed officers could be seen surrounding the vehicle before leading a man away in handcuffs. One is reported to have been arrested after the incident, which triggered a significant response by the emergency services. Masood rammed his vehicle into a crowd on nearby Westminster Bridge, killing four people.

by | August 14, 2018 | 09:57

The measure authorizes $7.6 billion for 77 new F-35 "stealth" Joint Strike Fighter jets built by Lockheed Martin, and $24.1 billion to fund the construction of 13 new battle force ships. Earlier this month, the U.S. Senate overwhelmingly approved the defense policy bill. An AP investigation documented broad failures of justice when military kids report incidents.

by | August 14, 2018 | 08:18

The demonstrations - a similar counter protest was seen in Charlottesville about a mile away from where 32-year-old Heather Heyer was killed last year - had pushed officials in the area to announce states of emergency, preparing for the potential that the demonstrations would once again turn violent.