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by | December 10, 2018 | 00:15

A number of Dorset schools were among hundreds targeted by George Duke-Cohan, who also phoned in a fake report of a hijacked aircraft while under investigation. He sent the bomb threats in March and was arrested just days later. "We will identify you and you will be brought before the courts". He was arrested days later but in April, he sent another batch of hoax emails to schools in the USA and UK.

by | December 09, 2018 | 23:35

The stopgap spending bill, which was swiftly approved by the Senate after passage early Thursday afternoon in the House, would fund the government through December 21. But again, such a proposal would require some votes from the Democrats in favour of it. "Congress must fully fund border security in the year-ending funding bill", Trump said as he helped close the 2018 Project Safe Neighborhoods law enforcement conference, which was sponsored by the Justice Department.

by | December 09, 2018 | 23:33

She also said there was no evidence anyone harassed Fields' auto or anything that kept him from backing up and taking another route. Attorneys delivered their closing arguments after testimony from the final defense witness. Judge Richard Moore issued a capias warrant for Matthews, requiring the Augusta County Sheriff's Office to arrest and detain him to make sure he appeared in court after the defense team could not reach him.

by | December 09, 2018 | 22:28

Barr would replace Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker, who has been in that position since Trump forced out Jeff Sessions as attorney general a month ago. He has raised concerns about Mr Mueller's appointment of prosecutors with a history of donating to Democratic candidates, saying he "would have liked to see him have more balance on this group".

by | December 09, 2018 | 20:15

According to several news reports and sworn affidavits from North Carolina voters, Dowless is alleged to have led an operation wherein he and others working for him went door to door in two rural North Carolina counties collecting at times incomplete absentee ballots from voters and then submitting them to state election officials.

by | December 09, 2018 | 19:48

North Carolina and Virgina do get snow, though not very often. "Substantial snowfall is expected "across the southern Appalachians and the adjacent Piedmont of North Carolina and south-central Virginia ", with snowfall up to a foot deep expected in some areas".

by | December 09, 2018 | 19:22

Given Kushner's political inexperience, the private exchanges could make him susceptible to Saudi manipulation, said three former senior U.S. officials. Kushner, President Donald Trump's son-in-law and a top adviser, has had an close relationship with MbS since the dawn of the current administration.

by | December 09, 2018 | 17:42

She was kidnapped last month and later found dead. The Lumberton Police Department charged McLellan with 10 felonies: first-degree murder; first-degree forcible rape; statutory rape of a person under 15 years of age; first-degree sexual offense; statutory sex offense with a person 15 years or younger; first-degree kidnapping; felony restraint; abduction of a child; concealment of a death; and felony larceny of a motor vehicle.

by | December 09, 2018 | 17:31

He has said he did so to stay in sync with Trump's political messaging, and that he consulted with the White House while preparing to testify to Congress. Lieu, a Trump critic, told MSNBC's Chris Matthews on Hardball that "we have a sitting president of the United States who committed two felonies while running for president".

by | December 09, 2018 | 17:24

The two attempted heists in the state of Ceara began around 2:30 a.m.in the downtown area of the city of Milagres, police said in a statement. Five of the alleged gang members died in the night-time shootout shortly after 2am on Friday, two died in hospital of bullet wounds and an eighth was gunned down in a police pursuit, it said.

by | December 09, 2018 | 16:58

The youngest competitor in the race and the only woman, 29-year-old Goodall was briefly knocked unconscious when mountainous seas upended her yacht DHL Starlight early Thursday, tearing off its mast and trashing much of her equipment. Clinging on in my bunk ... Susie is an experienced sailor who was originally from the West Midlands but now lives in Falmouth. She will also ensure that the yacht's liferaft is ready to deploy.

by | December 09, 2018 | 16:16

Global human rights attorney Amal Clooney accused President Trump of putting the lives of journalists in danger with his rhetoric in a speech at the United Nations Correspondents Association Awards this week. It was here as a keynote speaker she spoke of the #MeToo movement and President Donald Trump's recent comments about Professor Christine Blasey.

by | December 09, 2018 | 15:25

Asked to give an "absolute, categorical promise" that he would not stand against the Prime Minister, Mr Johnson said: "I will give you an absolute, categorical promise that I will continue to advocate what I think is the most sensible plan".

by | December 09, 2018 | 14:59

The same report also noted that there would be food shortages in Ireland because about half this country's food imports are routed via the UK. The Cabinet minister also appeared to endorse an amendment to the Government's motion for the vote on Tuesday tabled by former Northern Ireland minister Sir Hugo Swire in an attempt to win over wavering Eurosceptics.

by | December 09, 2018 | 14:40

It also pointed to wider economic effects for the Republic, which would see a drop in GDP of up to 7%, against a figure of 5% for the United Kingdom. "There is still time to go back to Brussels and get a better deal", she said. Last month, the United Kingdom agreed a Brexit deal with the European Union - but it still needs to be approved by Parliament. Writing in the Telegraph, Mr Quince said: "I wanted to support this Withdrawal Agreement, and I still want to support it, but unless ...

by | December 09, 2018 | 13:44

Total snow accumulations of 2 to 8 inches possible. The snow is due to arrive after dark, with the heaviest falls expected in the early hours of Sunday morning. Arkansans across the state will experience a system that will bring heavy rains for some, and significant snow accumulation for others. Duke Energy estimates customers could experience be 500,000 power outages across the state, Cooper said.

by | December 09, 2018 | 13:03

A transcript of the interview, expected to be released shortly, "will bore you", Comey said . Trump, who fired Comey in May 2017 after the FBI began investigating whether the Trump campaign had a role in Russian election interference, renewed his Twitter attacks on Comey Friday in anticipation of the testimony.

by | December 09, 2018 | 12:28

The red is for the blood of Christ, and the white is a symbol of his resurrection. She says that the public needs to include, not exclude, when it comes to differences. 'We are not to be doing any Christmas or holiday-specific themed activities with students, ' Sinclair also wrote in the memo. "The principal appears to have conflated her own values and preferences with the law", wrote Richard L.

by | December 09, 2018 | 10:32

With two days to go until the crucial Brexit vote, the prime minister has warned MPs they face "uncharted waters" if they reject her deal. Britain could consider a "Norway-plus" deal with the European Union if British Prime Minister Theresa May fails to win lawmakers' approval next week for her unpopular Brexit deal , a senior minister said Saturday.

by | December 09, 2018 | 08:51

It is widely expected Mrs May will lose in the Commons and ministers are concerned the magnitude of her defeat could bring down the government. Some cabinet ministers now believe that May is so wedded to her Brexit deal that her only method of gaining approval will be through another referendum - and that the arguments for a second vote are emerging as stronger than those for a soft Brexit.