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by | September 06, 2018 | 22:09

British prosecutors said Wednesday they have obtained a European arrest warrant for two Russians blamed for a nerve agent attack on a former spy in the city of Salisbury. Investigators had suspected that the perpetrators had come from outside the country. "Both suspects are approximately 40 years old, and are Russian nationals who were travelling on Russian passports", the UK's Metropolitan Police said in a statement issued last night.

by | September 06, 2018 | 21:50

There were no reports of injuries and the building has been evacuated, according to KTVT. Police are questioning the man to try and determine his motive for the attack on the Dallas TV station. Police say he will face charges of criminal mischief. "He's in custody now but the bomb squad is on its way", the station said on Twitter . Pictures show Fry in handcuffs, surrounded by paper, with the truck sticking out of a huge broken window.

by | September 06, 2018 | 21:28

The op-ed has prompted other administration officials to distance themselves, as well. The New York Times said it kept the author's name secret because the official's job would be jeopardised by its disclosure, calling it a rare step. The former S.C. governor - who Thursday said she did not write the critique - has been fingered as a possible author of the op-ed by some pundits. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said the author is a "coward" who should "do the right ...

by | September 06, 2018 | 19:56

At first, Rubio laughed off the comments, but eventually he turned to address Jones. Jones continues to mock Rubio, calling him a "frat boy" at one point and declaring at another, "You are literally like a little gangster thug". You';re not going to get arrested. The Democrats are raping Infowars ", Jones said , referring to the conspiracy theorist website that pushed the false belief that the 2012 Sandy Hook shooting never happened.

by | September 06, 2018 | 19:29

Japan's third-largest airport by traffic numbers will open one terminal, and ANA Holdings Inc's low-fare unit Peach will be the first to start flights, Mr Yoshiyuki Yamatani, president of the airport operator, said in Osaka on Thursday (Sept 6).

by | September 06, 2018 | 18:55

ReutersIssues like enhancing trade, ways to counter terrorism and India's concerns over the Trump administration's decision to make changes in the H1B visa programme are expected to figure in 2 plus 2 dialogue between India and the US. India has also invested in the development of oilfields in Iran as well and in developing Iran's Chahabar Port, which will facilitate trade between India and Afghanistan.

by | September 06, 2018 | 15:45

See, the author of this op-ed may have slipped up and used a word not in most people's lexicon: " lodestar ". Hundreds of journalists, bloggers, and citizens are obsessed with a single, uncommon, unconventional, unusual word the author used: " lodestar ".

by | September 06, 2018 | 15:02

Stinson said that she and Jordan on the night of September 1 entered the vehicle of a man who was giving them a ride. She claimed that she didn't regain consciousness until around 1:30 a.m. Investigators had spent more than 60 hours searching for the boy in nearby wooded areas, as well as ponds and trash receptacles near Stinson's apartment.

by | September 06, 2018 | 13:56

In this November 17, 2017, file photo, Johnny Bobbitt Jr., left, Kate McClure , right, and McClure's boyfriend Mark D'Amico are pictured in Philadelphia. Some of the money GoFundMe donors gave to him ended up in the pockets of drug dealers, Bobbitt told the Inquirer . GoFundMe said it is working with law enforcement to ensure that Bobbitt receives all of the almost $400,000 raised on his behalf, though his attorney says he's learned there may be nothing left after earlier ...

by | September 06, 2018 | 11:21

In a briefing on Thursday (Sept 6) morning, South Korea's national security chief Chung Eui-yong, who headed a five-member delegation to the North on Wednesday, said the two leaders will examine the implementation of the Panmunjom Declaration agreement they made when they first met in April, and how to push the pact forward.

by | September 06, 2018 | 10:10

The Supreme Court is likely to pronounce its verdict in the ongoing hearing over the decriminalisation of Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code tomorrow. "If Section 377 of the IPC goes away entirely, there will be anarchy". A change in legislation would "create a space of freedom where you can start expecting justice", Danish Sheikh, a law professor at Jindal Global Law School and LGBT advocate, told CNN.

by | September 06, 2018 | 09:46

The Trump administration's decision to move the embassy flew in the face of that global consensus and it followed its recognition months earlier of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, another step the Palestinians and many other countries fiercely opposed.

by | September 06, 2018 | 09:43

McCain's legacy of bipartisanship and the deterioration of civility under Trump were themes mentioned by many of those who eulogized him, with some of the sharpest words aimed at the president coming from the senator's daughter Meghan McCain .

by | September 06, 2018 | 03:28

According to the Japan Meteorological Agency, the magnitude-6.7 quake recorded upper 6 on the Japanese seismic intensity scale of 7 in the town of Abira, Hokkaido, and lower 6 in the city of Chitose, Hokkaido. A police officer controls the traffic during a blackout following a strong quake in Sapporo, northern Japan early Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018. "The government will work in unison towards reconstruction while giving the top priority to saving human lives", Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told ...

by | September 05, 2018 | 21:48

Capuano is a white dude. On Tuesday, Boston City Council member Ayanna Pressley (the first black woman on that city council) won a stunning victory over 10-term incumbent Rep. "Voters might be hesitant to move on from Capuano after his years of experience and the seniority he has accumulated in Congress", according to the Globe editorial.

by | September 05, 2018 | 21:32

After only adopting part of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance's definition of anti-Semitism, the U.K. Labour Party on Tuesday reversed its course and adopted the meaning in its entirety. "And nothing, not vindictive bullying and not this kind of threatening to deselect me will stop me from speaking my mind, doing my duty, and standing by the history, values, and principles on which this Labour party is founded", she stated.

by | September 05, 2018 | 20:11

At 3pm on Friday, 2 March, the suspects arrived at Gatwick airport , having flown from Moscow on Aeroflot flight SU2588. "Charlie told police he found a box he thought contained perfume in a charity bin on Wednesday, 27 June", Assistant Commissioner Basu said.

by | September 05, 2018 | 19:54

The minor had gone missing on August 23 following which her father, a resident of Uri, filed a complaint with the police, Baramulla superintendent of police Imtiaz Hussain Mir said. He added, "The step mother conspired to kill her stepdaughter". The child's stepmother was found to have instigated her 14-year-old son to commit the crime.

by | September 05, 2018 | 19:28

Trump has warned that an attack "would be a reckless escalation of an already tragic conflict ", the White House said , risking the lives of hundreds of thousands of people. At the center of the intensive talks are Turkey's efforts to prevent a large-scale operation into Idlib, where 3.5 million people live. Turkey, Russia and Iran a year ago designated Idlib a so-called "de-escalation zone", but that deal did not cover former Al-Qaeda affiliate HTS.

by | September 05, 2018 | 18:25

After receiving the written responses, Mueller's investigators would decide on a next step, which could include an interview with Trump, the person said. Scarborough said the president should be embarrassed that his own lawyers and staffers think he's too stupid to speak with Mueller without deepening his legal jeopardy.