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by | October 17, 2018 | 15:26

Footage from Israel Channel 10 showed damage to the fence and yard of the home. There were no reports of serious injuries in Israel. The military said another rocket had been launched from Gaza, falling into the sea. The Israeli military has also closed the Gaza border crossings and reduced the fishing zone off Gaza to three nautical miles, Israeli Minister of Defense Avigdor Liberman said in a statement.

by | October 17, 2018 | 15:22

At least 10 people have been killed and many more wounded in a bomb explosion at a college in Crimea , Russia has said. Russian Federation unilaterally annexed Crimea from Ukraine in 2014, a move that triggered Western sanctions. "There are already lots of people in the emergency room, and in the operating theatre", an employee of the nearest hospital said. Around 50 people, the majority of them teenagers, are believed to have been injured.

by | October 17, 2018 | 14:54

Texas Democratic U.S. Senate contender Beto O'Rourke, slipping in the polls despite a record fundraising haul, went on the attack in a raucous debate with Republican rival Ted Cruz on Tuesday and resurrected the senator's nickname of "Lyin Ted".

by | October 17, 2018 | 14:10

The six-page genetic data report, which was released on Sunday, is dated October 10. In an essay on CNN's website , Moya-Smith, whose forthcoming book is titled, "Your Spirit Animal is a Jackass", echoes other Native American writers and activists who decry Warren's absence on issues of great concern to tribal communities, including poverty, education, pipeline incursion controversies and crises of high sexual assault rates on reservations.

by | October 17, 2018 | 12:38

Contingents of police and anti-riot forces surrounded Kot Lakhpat jail at the time of Ali's hanging. Zainab's father, Amin Ansari, said after the execution that he was "satisfied". The Punjab government had declared the arrest of Ali , the prime suspect, on January 23 after a widespread manhunt. A fine of one million rupees was also slapped on the convict alongside a sum of one million as blood money.

by | October 17, 2018 | 11:04

The US embassy in Canberra, Australia , apologized for an accidental email invite sent by the State Department that featured a picture of a cat wearing Cookie Monster-themed pajamas. The email was titled "meeting" and the photo was called "cat-pijama-jam". The U.S. Embassy in New Zealand poked fun at its Aussie counterpart, tweeting a GIF of a cat working away on a laptop.

by | October 17, 2018 | 10:43

With the leaders of EU countries meeting tomorrow, EU Council President Donald Tusk told May to think like a free spirit and "present something creative enough to solve this impasse" at the summit that previously was touted as a pivotal event in Britain's two-year departure from the bloc.

by | October 17, 2018 | 10:08

The briefing was part of a last political push by the government to answer outstanding questions about a major social and policy shift that will see Canada become the first G7 country to legalize the use of recreational cannabis and possessions of small amounts.

by | October 17, 2018 | 09:56

None of the identities of those involved have been released as of yet. Rowland said there was a piece of evidence left behind at the scene that leads them to believe this was a murder-suicide. All four were adopted and home-schooled, Rowland said. 'Well we deal with hard situations, with carnage each and every day, but the magnitude of this is more than what we're used to on a day to day basis, ' said Rowland.

by | October 17, 2018 | 09:30

Carolyn Jones, 48, has been charged with the first-degree murder of her baby granddaughter, NBC reports. A grandmother is being questioned in the death of a 20-month-old girl who was found dead in an oven in a MS home. A family member found the body of the toddler at the home and called police , Williams said at the news conference. Authorities were less clear on what led up to the death.

by | October 17, 2018 | 08:42

The last weekend the city went without any shootings was in 1993, according to police. For one weekend, the city that doesn't sleep was a city without shootings. But this follows a year of record-low violent crime rates in the city of 8.6 million people. The last shooting to occur prior to the streak was Thursday morning, when a 52-year-old man was shot in the stomach in Brooklyn.

by | October 17, 2018 | 08:42

We ask the university to do this in support of truth and for all of the victims of sexual assault and violence, of which many of her fellow alumni and students have suffered", the letter read, in part. While Collins was awarded her honorary degree in 2017 in recognition of the fact that she was not supporting GOP attempts to repeal the Affordable Care Act, her support for Kavanaugh shows a "lack the integrity and commitment to justice that we expect from the St.

by | October 17, 2018 | 07:38

Mr Bercow himself has faced calls to resign , with one senior Tory MP saying he should "consider his position". "In the event he has anything to say on his future plans, he will make an announcement to the House first". Andrew Bridgen questioned how those "deemed to be part of the problem could ever hope to be part of the problem" while Anne Main said the "old adage is that the fish rots from the head".

by | October 17, 2018 | 05:51

The situation could improve in as little as two weeks, Wilson said. Crews from Travis Air Force Base are helping to restore operations at a base in Florida after Hurricane Michael , a Category 4 hurricane, ripped through Tyndall Air Force Base and the surrounding area Wednesday afternoon, leaving severe damage through its path.

by | October 17, 2018 | 05:37

The 2018 deficit amounted to 3.9 percent of the country's more than $18 trillion annual economy, up from 3.5 percent previous year. The total federal debt - which combines annual deficits - was 78 percent of the nation's entire gross domestic product in June.

by | October 17, 2018 | 05:30

But the losses were only on paper - Mr. Kushner and his company did not appear to actually lose any money. Thirteen tax accountants and lawyers, including J. Earlier this month, a Times investigation alleged that Trump not only reported millions of dollars in losses - as Kushner did - but also that he and his siblings avoided estate and gift taxes by undervaluing their parents' gifts and holdings.

by | October 17, 2018 | 04:25

Upon the release of latest hate crime statistics in England and Wales, both the ruling Conservative party in Britain and its opposition - although differently - reacted to the reported surge in criminal activity. The detailed monthly figures also confirm what experts have long said - that moments of tension such as the 2016 Brexit vote, terrorism incidents or worldwide crises trigger short-term "spikes" in hate.

by | October 17, 2018 | 04:01

Ukraine on October 8 began a series of large-scale air force exercises called Clear Sky 2018 with the United States and other North Atlantic Treaty Organisation countries. Training during the exercise was scheduled to include air sovereignty, air interdiction, air-to-ground integration, air-mobility operations, aeromedical evacuation, cyber defense and personnel recovery.

by | October 17, 2018 | 03:54

The teenager is described as 5-feet (1.5 meters) tall, 100 pounds (45 kilograms) with strawberry blond hair and green eyes. Sheriff Fitzgerald said an amber alert had not been issued because no suspect had been identified in her disappearance.

by | October 17, 2018 | 03:31

Morrison, whose government faces a crucial by-election that could weaken its grip on power, said Canberra was open to recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital and moving its embassy there. Security Council resolutions. Morrison told Parliament that he had briefed Jokowi overnight about the announcement. Morrison came to power in August after a revolt by hardline conservatives in the Liberal party ousted his more moderate predecessor, Malcolm Turnbull.