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by | November 24, 2018 | 07:25

Dust storm across western Sydney as Matildas coach Alan Stajic puts the Sydney Swifts netballers through their paces in an off-season training session at Valentine Park, Glenmore. The haze is reminiscent of a massive dust storm measuring 500 kilometers wide and 1,000 kilometers (620 miles) in length that struck New South Wales and Queensland in 2009, turning the sky a brilliant orange.

by | November 24, 2018 | 03:54

Unchecked climate change will cost the United States hundreds of billions of dollars and damage human health and quality of life, a U.S. government report warns. Ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday, Trump antagonized climate scientists by tweeting , once again , that he believes cold weather disproves long-term trends of a warming climate.

by | November 24, 2018 | 03:20

A spokesman for Trump's attorney confirmed that she did use a private email account before she was informed of the rules, and said that all her government-related emails had been turned over months ago, the newspaper reported. The Presidential Records Act requires all official White House communications and records be preserved. "Ivanka can handle herself". An FBI investigation found at the time that 36 emails of some 30,000 handed over by Clinton to the FBI contained "secret" information, ...

by | November 23, 2018 | 23:32

He explained in the signed document that there was "credible evidence and intelligence" that migrants heading towards the USA border could "prompt incidents of violence and disorder", Military Times reported. "We do not have arrest authority", Mattis said. I now have the authority to do more. The majority of the 5,800 active duty troops along the border are unarmed.

by | November 23, 2018 | 22:14

In a separate attack on Friday, a bomb killed at least 25 people at a market in the town of Klaya in the Orakzai region of the Khyber Pukhtunkhwa province, which borders Afghanistan. Most recently, a suicide bombing in August injured a number of Chinese engineers. "We are checking on further details", local government official Mutahir Zeb told Reuters .

by | November 23, 2018 | 20:48

Got a subpoena from House Republicans. I'm still happy to sit in the light and answer all questions", he said . Judging by his response, Comey is prepared to appear for a hearing, but says he will push back if it doesn't happen in public view.

by | November 23, 2018 | 20:47

Campbell told Dallas News on Wednesday that he had seen smoke coming from the apartment building, so he drove to it. According to a statement the Dallas Fire-Rescue Department shared on Twitter , six people, including the baby, jumped from the third story of the building.

by | November 23, 2018 | 20:42

Paul Caneiro's Ocean Township home on 27 Tilton Drive was set ablaze early Tuesday morning before Keith Caneiro's home was set on fire after noon Tuesday. The Colts Neck area is known as the location where stars like Bruce Springsteen and Queen Latifah have owned homes. "We believe that in some form or fashion, this family was targeted".

by | November 23, 2018 | 20:11

Lighthizer added, China has made little progress in correcting its "market distorting practices" despite the USA putting tariffs on almost $250 billion worth of Chinese goods. On Tuesday, a Chinese foreign ministry spokesman added to the criticism of the failure to sign the communique. "I said from my experience in China-US trade, agricultural products are very sensitive, soybeans are very sensitive", Mr Long said.

by | November 23, 2018 | 19:09

Four masked bandits, armed with sledgehammer and guns, bit off more than they could chew just after midday on Thursday when they tried to break into this Canadian jewelry store. No injuries were reported and nothing was stolen during the incident. The first two suspects have been described as five-foot-eight to five-foot-ten with a medium build.

by | November 23, 2018 | 18:48

Kim, who was previously serving as acting president in Meng's absence, will serve a two-year term. The election had become deeply political in recent days as US and other western countries warned that if elected, Prokopchuk , as a high-ranking police official in Russia, could abuse Interpol protocols to harass political opponents of Russian President Vladimir Putin.

by | November 23, 2018 | 18:43

Fudge says she wanted to "ensure diversity, equity and inclusion at all levels" in the House and she's "now confident" they can "move forward together". Although Pelosi faces a mounting challenge from within her own caucus, 49 percent of Democrats say they want her to be speaker of the House again when the next session of Congress begins in January.

by | November 23, 2018 | 18:43

President Donald Trump disputed that US intelligence officials have definitively concluded that Saudi's crown prince ordered the murder of USA -based columnist Jamal Khashoggi , while continuing to tout the importance of maintaining economic ties with the Kingdom.

by | November 23, 2018 | 16:40

Denmark said it was halting exports of military equipment to Saudi Arabia , citing the war in Yemen and Khashoggi's death. Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud has embarked on a foreign trip to strengthen Riyadh's relations with "brotherly countries", the Saudi Royal Court said amid harsh worldwide criticism toward Riyadh over the high-profile killing of opposition journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Turkey.

by | November 23, 2018 | 16:25

The European Commission, the EU's executive arm, said in its annual review of eurozone nations' spending plans that Italy's expansionary 2019 budget is in "particularly serious non-compliance" of the limits. "This step that we take today is the unavoidable outcome of the decision made by the Italian authorities not to modify their fiscal targets in the revised draft budget plan", the French Commissioner highlighted.

by | November 23, 2018 | 15:02

The Hoa Hakananai'a, which was added to the museum's collection in 1869, represents the Island's leaders or deified ancestors. "I am nearly half a century alive and this is my first time ", she added. Chilean lawyer Paz Zarate tells the Times' Whipple that the four-ton statue is one of the island's most significant. "We are looking forward to the next conversations and probably the second one will be in Rapa Nui", adding that he had "a glimmer of hope".

by | November 23, 2018 | 14:59

The Moroccan woman confessed to butchering her long-term lover, and cooking his body with rice, she said the remaining parts which could not be cooked, she threw to dogs. The woman will go on trial pending an investigation. Report has it that the woman had been in a relationship with her boyfriend for seven years. The woman and the man were not named.

by | November 23, 2018 | 14:26

Trump said Tuesday as he departed for his Mar-a-Lago club for Thanksgiving that he planned to go to a war zone. He did not say when he would be making the trip or to which conflict area. Aides also noted that shortly after taking office, Trump was noticeably affected following an unannounced trip to receive the remains of US Navy SEAL William "Ryan" Owens, who was killed during a raid on a Qaeda compound in Yemen.

by | November 23, 2018 | 14:23

Police say the 12-year-old girl was struck by gunfire and taken to the hospital. One Twitter user said: 'I'm in the parking lot of the Riverchase Galleria in Alabama where a shooting just happened. Gregg Rector confirming that two were injured despite previous reports of four individuals being hurt. It is unknown if she was shot by the teen or the other gunman.

by | November 23, 2018 | 13:17

While much of the media remains focused on US-Saudi relations in the wake of the Khashoggi killing, a new report by Save the Children highlights the devastating impact that these countries' joint war effort has had on millions of society's most vulnerable members.