by | January 14, 2019 | 21:46

A young Saudi woman who fled from her family out of fear for her life has left Thailand for Canada, where she has been granted asylum. A report from the Daily Mail suggested the 18-year-old had been granted asylum in Australia, however, that had not been confirmed by the Federal Government.

by | January 14, 2019 | 18:38

Bolton made the request after three mortars were fired into Baghdad's diplomatic zone - where the US embassy is located - by Iran-affiliated militants, according to the Wall Street Journal . "Any attack by Shia militias against USA should be treated as an attack from Iran". The Pentagon complied with the National Security Council's request to develop options for striking Iran, the officials said.

by | January 14, 2019 | 18:37

Pompeo will however cut short the rest of his Middle East trip to attend a family funeral, a State Department spokesman said. "Our expectations have been clear from early on: every single person who has responsibility for the murder of Jamal Khashoggi needs to held accountable", Pompeo said, claiming that the Saudis understood and had reiterated pledges to pursue the case wherever it leads.

by | January 14, 2019 | 17:56

Last month, a court ordered Schellenberg to be retried after he appealed a 15-year prison sentence for smuggling methamphetamines. While reviewing the appeal, Liaoning province's high court argued that the Canadian had been part of an worldwide drug smuggling operation and ruled that the initial punishment was too lenient, considering the crimes that he had committed.

by | January 14, 2019 | 17:41

The plane's previously discovered flight data recorder supplied information about the speed, altitude and direction of the plane before it plunged into the sea on October 29. Black box data help explain almost 90 percent of all crashes, according to aviation experts. "To analyze it, we need more time, depending on the complexity of the problem".

by | January 14, 2019 | 17:12

It says the mayor was seen holding his belly. Video footage showed the attacker, who police said was wearing a press badge , bursting on to the podium and launching himself at Adamowicz, who had been waving sparklers with others on stage as the fundraiser was winding down on Sunday evening.

by | January 14, 2019 | 16:15

Macedonia's parliament ratified the deal on Friday and the Greek parliament now needs a majority for its ratification. NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg and EU Enlargement Commissioner, Johannes Hahn - frequent visitors and now household names in Macedonia/FYROM - were the first to back the move, nearly in real time, with Washington's minimalist statement emerging a day later.

by | January 14, 2019 | 16:07

The girl has been reunited with relatives, who shared pictures showing her smiling with her aunt and dog . "She told me who she was and then that's when I said this child needs to be someplace safe and you need to get her there now", Nutter said.

by | January 14, 2019 | 14:46

While the focus was firmly on Meghan's exciting new role within the royal family, it's also being reported that Kate Middleton and Prince William had a private engagement of their own to attend. 'This happens because the pressure inside the abdomen rises as the pregnancy progresses. According to bookmakers Ladbrokes, the odds that Meghan gives birth in March are 5/6, 2/1 in April and 4/1 in February.

by | January 14, 2019 | 12:41

A cargo plane with 16 people on board has crashed near an airport runway in Iran. It is not clear who owned the plane. The plane "overshot the runway during its landing", Reza Jafarzadeh, a spokesman for Iran's aviation organisation, told broadcaster IRIB .

by | January 14, 2019 | 10:45

Here's the Saturday evening update on the winter storm from the National Weather Service . Original story: According to the latest report from the National Weather Service, Williamsburg is now expected to mostly see rain, rather than the snowfall previously predicted to hit the area.

by | January 14, 2019 | 08:43

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders issued a statement calling the Post story "so outrageously inaccurate it doesn't even warrant a response". Three Democrats who head influential House committees are warning President Donald Trump not to obstruct their efforts to question his former personal lawyer, Michael Cohen.

by | January 14, 2019 | 08:38

He also added that "the accumulation of recent attacks proves that we are determined more than ever to take action against Iran in Syria, and we will strike harder in Syria if needed.". Lt Col Conricus said: "We have achieved the goal that we set out to achieve a month and a half ago". Israel and the United Nations say the tunnels violate a cease-fire resolution that ended a devastating war between Israel and Hezbollah in 2006.

by | January 14, 2019 | 07:39

The request was met with concern by both the Pentagon and the State Department, according to the Journal , with one former administration official telling the paper that people were "shocked" by the request. The National Security Council asking for military strike options against the Middle Eastern nation in response to relatively minor incidents has caused some former U.S.

by | January 14, 2019 | 06:58

Eight of the victims were admitted, and of those eight, four were listed as being in critical condition. Both were treated and released later in the day. Police officers in Chico County carry Naloxone , a medicine used to reverse overdoses, which they gave to the surviving victims. "Remember, the amount of carfentanil - these substances are extremely risky - and it takes just a very minute amount to cause life-saving conditions", O'Brien said.

by | January 14, 2019 | 06:55

And it's most definitely not the party of Lincoln". McCarthy is the latest high-profile Republican to to criticize King for suggesting in a New York Times interview on Thursday that white nationalism and white supremacism are not offensive terms.

by | January 14, 2019 | 06:30

Investigators have not identified a motive for the ambush shooting of the 22-year-old officer as she investigated a auto accident. Davis police say he was charged with felony aggravated battery but that was later brought down to a misdemeanor.

by | January 14, 2019 | 05:44

Interestingly, the progressive congresswoman bemoaned in August the closing of a restaurant where she was previously employed, however, the restaurant cited an Ocasio-Cortez-endorsed policy for its closure. Some lawmakers are trying to convince Ocasio-Cortez to use her influence to unite Democrats, while others have warned her that she's headed for a lonely tenure in Congress if she treats her more moderate colleagues as enemies, the report said.

by | January 14, 2019 | 05:31

The police department had just launched a program for aspiring police officers , paying the tuition of temporary part-time employees, then "hopefully putting them through the police academy and hiring them", said Davis Police Chief Darren Pytel .

by | January 14, 2019 | 05:27

Using his typical mode of communication to reaffirm the withdrawal of American troops from the ground, the United States president warned Ankara against seeing this as an opportunity to stage any military campaign against Syrian Kurds. Turkey had rejected the USA claim that the Syrian Kurds were represented by the YPG, which Ankara sees as a terrorist organization. The president also called for the creation of a 20-mile (30-kilometer) safe zone in Syria and said he did not want US-allied ...