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by | November 28, 2018 | 13:30

One person was said to have died in a storm-related traffic accident and two police officers were injured by a falling tree while performing a rescue, including one female constable who sustained a broken leg. (Jo Abi) Drivers are urged to take care on the roads in the adverse conditions. My gf is now trying to swim to work. Dozens of roads across the city have been shut due to flash flooding.

by | November 28, 2018 | 12:10

According to the extracts from the report, the pilots managed to keep pulling the nose back up over and over for two dozen times during the 11-minutes flight before completely losing control over Lion Air Flight 610 with 189 people on board and hitting the ocean's surface at 450 miles per hour, the New York Times reported.

by | November 28, 2018 | 11:21

On Aug. 2, a training exercise at the Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, Ohio, caused an emergency active shooter response, prompted a lockdown, the evacuation of a hospital and led one security force member to open fire on a locked door to get it open.

by | November 28, 2018 | 07:41

Agriculture Secretary Mike Espy. In Tuesday's race, 59-year-old Hyde-Smith defeated Democrat Mike Espy, a former US agriculture secretary who hoped to become Mississippi's first African-American senator since Reconstruction. A separate video showed her talking about "liberal folks" and making it "just a little more difficult" for them to vote. She said the "public hanging" comment was "an exaggerated expression of regard" for a fellow cattle rancher.

by | November 28, 2018 | 06:32

FACEBOOK boss Mark Zuckerberg was "empty chaired" and condemned for failing to show up to an inquiry in London. The rare "international grand committee" of lawmakers from nine countries gathered in London to get answers about Facebook's handling of personal data and made a point of leaving an empty seat with Zuckerberg's name tag.

by | November 28, 2018 | 02:09

An 18-year-old gamer has been charged with raping a 15-year-old after someone else allegedly heard the girl crying "no" on a Grand Theft Auto live stream. Local media report that a medical examination supported the teenager's allegations. A 16-year-old witness told deputies he heard the assault online because Fabian left his mic on during the incident, the newspaper reported.

by | November 28, 2018 | 02:03

Storm Diana will bring gales of up to 80mph to Britain and Ireland amid warnings that homes and business could be flooded with heavy rain expected. "This will lead to a risk of flooding from surface water in the afternoon and evening of Wednesday and from watercourses from Wednesday evening into Thursday".

by | November 28, 2018 | 00:57

I wouldn't be able to put it through a processing facility. "So I think it will just live happily ever after". Knickers cost his owners £226 ($400), and they bought him as a "coach" to take charge of the herd. Pearson told ABC that other cows still follow him around. A massive Australian cow named Knickers has been spared the slaughterhouse and the dinner table thanks to its sheer size.

by | November 27, 2018 | 23:14

Gender-based violence is a gross violation of human rights and it places its victims in highly undesirable situations. This is a trend that's on the rise globally, despite the many programs developed to eradicate violence against women, new legislation in dozens of countries, and increasing awareness.

by | November 27, 2018 | 22:56

Asian markets were mixed on Tuesday as dealers focused on crunch G-20 talks between Donald Trump and Xi Jinping , with the U.S. president warning he will ramp up his trade war with China if the two do not reach a deal. Mr Trump also said he would hit the rest of Chinese imports to the USA with tariffs if talks did not go well. Cell phones and computers, among China's biggest exports to the United States, have been spared as the administration has sought to minimize the impact on USA ...

by | November 27, 2018 | 21:21

A recent report released by the U.S. government's own ombudsman of the war found that the Afghan government now controls 56% of the districts in the country, down from 72% in November 2015. He was evacuated from the compound, and later died at a military hospital at Camp Dwyer, a coalition installation in neighboring Helmand province. He said US Special Forces had been conducting operations with Afghan forces around Ghazni city since Monday.

by | November 27, 2018 | 21:08

But the last meeting is likely to come under scrutiny and could interest Robert Mueller , the special prosecutor who is investigating alleged collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation. Manafort said in the same filing on Monday that he disagreed with Mueller's assertion that he had lied, but both sides agreed the court should move ahead and sentence him for his crimes.

by | November 27, 2018 | 19:42

Moreover, the researchers found two coffins and two mummies. The first mummy was opened in private for examination. The find was made in the historical region of al Barr al Gharbi, near the city of Luxor in the South of the country, said Minister of antiquities of Egypt , Khaled al-Anan.

by | November 27, 2018 | 19:33

Oh, and in case you're wondering, it's a boy. The Arizona Daily Star used the Freedom of Information Act to obtain shocking video showing a Border Patrol Agent Dennis Dickey using explosives that started a 47,000 wildfire in Arizona.

by | November 27, 2018 | 19:19

The DUP said they would vote against the current form of the deal, drastically reducing May's chances of passing it, because it could leave the Northern Ireland subject to different rules than the rest of the country. "I believe in a better way forward and I believe we must find that". Earlier Foster told the Times newspaper that a government led by the Labour Party's Jeremy Corbyn - a longtime sympathiser with the DUP's arch rival Sinn Fein - might be preferable to the deal.

by | November 27, 2018 | 18:40

Seven fishermen were subsequently arrested for helping Chau reach the island. However, before authorities carry out the delicate task of trying to recover his body, they have to learn "the nuances of the group's conduct and behaviour, particularly in this kind of violent behaviour", he added.

by | November 27, 2018 | 18:01

President Donald Trump on Monday morning attacked Special Counsel Robert Mueller directly and personally on Twitter, questioning his honesty and integrity. "What I think Mueller's going to do if he's smart is connect the open dots", Dershowitz, who has defended clients in some of the most famous cases in modern history, told The Washington Post.

by | November 27, 2018 | 17:26

President Trump has threatened to put a ten percent tariff on mobile phones and laptops coming from China - a move that could see the price of smartphones in the USA increase. The deal has drawn criticism by hard-core Brexit-backers, pro-EU lawmakers and previously loyal backbenchers. Brexit supporters hope that Britain will strike a wide-ranging trade deal with the US after leaving the European Union on March 29.

by | November 27, 2018 | 16:30

Brent Taylor of the Army National Guard was killed during an insider attack in Kabul that also injured another USA servicemember. In a release announcing the death, NATO Resolute Support, the alliance's mission in Afghanistan, said the soldier was killed in the country Saturday.

by | November 27, 2018 | 12:28

The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations made the remarks during an emergency meeting of the U.N. Security Council on Monday. Ukrainian navy ships in the Kerch Strait near Crimea have been fired on by Russia, Ukraine says. "Early in the morning today I held talks with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg and Poland's President Andrzej Duda". North Atlantic Treaty Organisation said Stoltenberg expressed the US -led military alliance's "full support for Ukraine's territorial ...