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by | October 23, 2018 | 20:55

O'Connor, 88, told the Associated Press in a letter that her diagnosis was made "some time ago" and that as her condition worsens, she is "no longer able to participate in public life". Born in El Paso, Texas, in 1930, Justice O'Connor took the Supreme Court bench in 1981, nominated by Republican President Ronald Reagan. Chief Justice John G.

by | October 23, 2018 | 20:28

Code § 2244 - Abusive sexual contact . According to court documents, after she dozed off and was touched again "she rose from her seat, turned around and told the passenger behind her that she didn't know why he thought it was OK and he needed to stop".

by | October 23, 2018 | 19:43

The launch date for the ship had now been moved from 2018 to 2022, meaning she will be launched exactly 110 years after the original RMS Titanic , Cruise Arabia & Africa reports . It will be crewed by 900 personnel (892 in 1912). After the ship travels the historical Titanic Southampton-New York route in the summer, the Titanic II will call Dubai its regular port.

by | October 23, 2018 | 17:57

Previous studies have found significant amounts of plastic in tuna, lobster and shrimp. Particles between 50 and 500 micrometres across of up to nine different plastics were found, the most common being polypropylene (PP) and polyethylene terephthalate (PET).

by | October 23, 2018 | 16:31

Aunty Mally Clarke drew laughter from the crowd, of about 70 gathered for the unveiling, when she called out "you're better looking in person". Later on Tuesday, the parents-to-be will attend a reception and state dinner at the Grand Pacific Hotel, hosted by Jioji Konrote, the president of Fiji.

by | October 23, 2018 | 15:52

Organizers claimed a turnout of more than 100,000. - Thousands of Taiwan independence campaigners took to the streets for a major rally that is a rebuke to Beijing and a challenge to the island's already embattled government. Beijing has made a multi-pronged attack to erase Taiwan from the worldwide stage, including blocking it from global forums and poaching its dwindling number of official diplomatic allies.

by | October 23, 2018 | 15:49

David , who has kids Brooklyn 18, Romeo 16, Cruz, 13, and seven-year-old Harper, with Victoria , has also opened up about fatherhood, admitting he appreciates the "little things" in life. 'She has no idea why he would say such insensitive things and publicly embarrass her like this. "Your children, they want your time and they deserve your time and we are hard working and we feel that is the right way to bring up our children to prove and to show to them you have to work really hard to be ...

by | October 23, 2018 | 15:37

Gwinnett County Police said in a statement early Sunday, Oct. 21, 2018, that 19-year-old Pretlow was arrested about 11: 30 p.m. Saturday and charged with aggravated assault. Ayers said there was a third person in the vehicle with Maynard and Pretlow, but that person has not been identified and is not facing any charges, said Cpl.

by | October 23, 2018 | 14:58

An employee at the Katonah home opened a package that had been placed in the mailbox and found the device, Bedford Police said. An explosive device was found on Monday at the Westchester, N.Y., home of billionaire George Soros. The investigation has been turned over to the Joint Terrorism Task Force Division of the FBI. Bomb squad technicians arrived and detonated it, a police official told the New York Times .

by | October 23, 2018 | 13:11

The two sides have been engaged in talks on the leaders' second meeting after the first, unprecedented, in Singapore in June. Seoul and Pyongyang are going to hold the general-grade military talks in the border village of Panmunjom on Friday, the South Korean Defense Ministry said on Monday in a statement.

by | October 23, 2018 | 12:22

In turn, it accuses the U.S. of flaunting its obligations by installing anti-missile systems in Europe that could be used to deploy intermediate-range cruise missiles. The time has come to set the Treaty aside and develop alternative avenues toward the security the treaty once provided, " Risch said . But some United States military officials have asserted for months that if China was unwilling to sign on to the treaty American forces will be "hamstrung" by Beijing's growing arsenal of ...

by | October 23, 2018 | 11:26

The Palestinian Foreign Ministry, commenting on those remarks in a statement, dismissed the postponement as "nothing more than an Israeli attempt to calm foreign and local criticism". On Wednesday, the International Criminal Court's chief prosecutor warned that Israel's planned " evacuation by force " of the village could constitute a war crime .

by | October 23, 2018 | 11:22

Head of the ROC's department for external church relations Metropolitan Hilarion said that Constantinople had lost the right to call itself a coordinating center for all Orthodox Christians. On October 11, the Synod lifted the anathema from Filaret, the head of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Kyivan Patriarchate, and Makariy, the Primate of Ukrainian Autocephalous Orthodox Church.

by | October 23, 2018 | 09:53

Verhofstadt added that the Irish border remains the biggest issue, but told a committee in Strasbourg he was confident a deal could be agreed before the European Union summit in December. May said she is prepared to "explore every possible option" to break the deadlock in Brexit talks. The EU and United Kingdom both accept the need for such a measure to avoid a return to a hard border with the Republic of Ireland but disagree over how it should operate.

by | October 23, 2018 | 08:15

They waited for "less than an hour", Castro claimed. The group at a different site prior to the rafting accident on October 20, 2018. "Within minutes, all of us were careening down the river with life jackets and helmets just trying to stabilise and find something to hold on to", the survivors wrote.

by | October 23, 2018 | 05:11

The museum established by the Green family of Oklahoma, who own US craft-store chain Hobby Lobby, funded research over the past two years into whether its 16 Dead Sea Scroll fragments were genuine. The Museum's opening was shrouded in controversy in part because of its association with the Green family, the owners of Hobby Lobby, Incorporated. That appears to be exactly what happened; a Baptist seminary in Texas and an evangelical college in California reportedly paid millions to purchase ...

by | October 23, 2018 | 03:38

Two U.S. Navy warships sailed through the global waters of the Taiwan Strait on Monday, the body of water separating China and Taiwan, the island nation that China considers a breakaway province. There are also tensions between the two countries over China's growing military presence on man-made islands in the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea.

by | October 23, 2018 | 03:13

At the Toyota Center in Houston , which can hold up to 19,000 people, Trump will likely mock the young Democrat and sing the praises of Cruz, who is seeking a second term in the Senate. President Trump is scheduled to speak at a "Make America Great Again" rally in Houston , Texas, on Monday night. "I think, like a lot of political relationships , they're often transactional".

by | October 23, 2018 | 00:45

When the elderly passenger addresses the man herself in a Jamaican accent, he responds: 'Don't talk to me in a f***ing foreign language, you stupid, ugly cow'. The bully starts prodding the empty space between them, shouting at crew to "put her in another seat". A spokesperson today told HuffPost UK: "As this is now a police matter, we can not comment further".

by | October 23, 2018 | 00:37

The plans are the latest, and most draconian, of a series of efforts the Trump administration has been making to remove and restrict the rights of transgender individuals, including military service , federal prison rights , health care , schools , the CDC , the judiciary , and more.