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by | February 13, 2019 | 05:04

A photo posted online showed two mangled chairs resembling the one in the video sitting on a sidewalk. Police say the woman also threw other items off of the balcony and all of the objects landed in front of an entrance to a condo building in the area.

by | February 13, 2019 | 04:10

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying deflected a question about whether the move would impact trade talks expected to get underway Tuesday in Beijing. The operation was the second in the South China Sea reported by the US Navy this year. Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping agreed to a 90-day truce in their trade war in December to allow trade talks to have ample space to proceed.

by | February 12, 2019 | 22:56

This is similar to the Great Firewall of China , but with the ability to maintain independence with an isolated intranet if needed. It also establishes an arm of the state communications watchdog to provide traffic control and routing. The network test is meant to ensure that the Russian internet can operate if cut off. The rather odd decision by Vladimir Putin's country to prepare to close off its internet connections from the outside world comes in response to what local news agency ...

by | February 12, 2019 | 22:14

The A$50 billion ($35 billion) Future Submarine program will see 12 conventionally powered submarines built for the Australian Navy, with the first expected to be completed by the early 2030s. Program milestones include pre-sizing of the Future Submarine has been completed, feasibility study phase of the Future Submarine design contract being undertaken in France with the support of Australian engineers has been completed.

by | February 12, 2019 | 21:54

Jurors in federal court in Brooklyn found Guzman, 61, guilty on all 10 counts. The verdict reached on the sixth day of jury deliberations could put 61-year-old Guzman behind bars for the rest of his life in a high-security US prison selected to thwart another one of the escapes that embarrassed his native country.

by | February 12, 2019 | 21:39

Warren's weekend kickoff saw her formally joining a growing field of candidates for the Democratic Party's presidential nomination as the group competes for the opportunity to unseat Trump. Warren cemented her 2020 campaign with a call to fight economic inequality and build "an America that works for everyone". Warren has come under fire for previously having identified herself as Native American and releasing a DNA test showing possible Native American ancestry.

by | February 12, 2019 | 20:24

He pulled over and was shocked to discover a newborn baby girl on the center line of the roadway. Fuentes immediately called 911, and an emergency operator advised that he pick the baby up. They are searching for a Hispanic woman in her 20s who reportedly asked a man if "he could take her child" a short time earlier. She is said to be in good condition.

by | February 12, 2019 | 19:33

The ultimate goal is to be able to isolate the Russian internet, known as Runet, on command so that in the event of a foreign attack, the net would still remain fully functional. Agora, a Russian human rights group, said in a report this month that Russian internet freedoms had fallen fivefold in the past 12 months. Eventually the Russian government wants all domestic traffic to pass through these routing points.

by | February 12, 2019 | 17:10

Officials say it could easily open and the tiger could have gone on a "rampage". But the tiger was real and was being kept in a "rinky-dink" cage in a garage in the 9400 block of East Avenue J, police told KPRC-TV. It's just finding the right combination and then transporting, ' Cottingham said to Click2Houston. "Very, very rarely do we take in a tiger". It's legal to own a tiger in Texas if the owner has a wild game permit but it's illegal to have one in Houston and Tyson's owner, if ...

by | February 12, 2019 | 16:55

The BBC's Washington editor Eleanor Montague the crowd had been "whipped up into a frenzy" before Mr Skeans was assaulted. Mr Skeans said the man nearly knocked him and his camera over twice before he was wrestled away by a blogger. Washington correspondent Gary O'Donoghue, who is blind, said his colleague Ron Skeans had been filming a rally in El Paso, Texas , when the incident happened.

by | February 12, 2019 | 14:43

Bears are constantly inside a military garrison and "literally chase people" as well as going into the entrances of blocks of flats, another official said. However, thinning sea ice caused by global warming likely drove the bears inland in search of more readily available meals, researchers from Moscow's A.N.

by | February 12, 2019 | 13:36

Sources say that officials in Beijing warned Air New Zealand to remove reference to any paperwork which suggested Taiwan was a state back in 2018, but someone forgot to do so. Ardern was scheduled to visit China early this year but the invitation has been put on hold . Ties with China have been tense under Ardern's government which has openly raised concerns about Beijing's growing influence in the South Pacific, and rejected Chinese telecoms giant Huawei's first local bid to build a 5G ...

by | February 12, 2019 | 12:38

Asim was recently transfered to London from a Danish safari park to serve as a new mate for female resident tiger Melati. But he attacked her after they were put in the same 2,500sq metre enclosure. A statement issued by the zoo said Asim was immediately moved to a separate paddock but despite the best efforts of the vets, 10-year-old Melati died.

by | February 12, 2019 | 12:32

Chinese foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said at a briefing on Monday that the video proved Heyit was alive. Reports of a prominent poet and musician from the minority being tortured to death in prison further circulated, leading China to release a 25 second video of the poet, 57-year-old Abdurehim Heyit, showcasing that he was "in good health".

by | February 12, 2019 | 11:30

We have to win this next election and all Amy Klobuchar does is win". "We've got the opportunity to replace chaos with courage". The 58-year-old granddaughter of an iron miner , Klobuchar is a former prosecutor with an unpretentious demeanor.

by | February 12, 2019 | 11:28

Just moments earlier, the woman was captured on video speaking to two men outside the tire shop before taking refuge inside. Witnesses claimed the woman was attempting to hide in a bathroom in the workshop. 'And then he put her in the drivers seat; he hit her 20 more times with the door'. We need to apprehend this individual. "We're asking anyone with any information in regards to this abduction, this kidnapping, please come forward with any and all information", Miami Police Commander ...

by | February 12, 2019 | 10:32

Newsom plans to change the missions of around 350 California National Guard Troops pending approval from the U.S. Department of Defense. About 100 troops will continue working with the federal government combating transnational drug and gun smuggling.

by | February 12, 2019 | 10:24

In Tehran , crowds streamed in the rain from a dozen of the capital's far-flung neighborhoods to mass in central Tehran Azadi, or Freedom Square, on Monday, waving Iranian flags and chanting "Death to America" - a chant that has been standard fare at anti-U.S.

by | February 12, 2019 | 10:12

The deal garnered significant controversy because of a provision known as the Northern Irish backstop , with Brexiteers insisting a no-deal, full Brexit from the European Union would be preferable to a Theresa May deal with that provision.

by | February 12, 2019 | 10:10

Most people jumped out of the upper floors of the hotel to save their lives. A wedding party had booked a large part of the 35-room hotel and most of the victims were sleeping when the fire broke out, news agency Reuters said. According to eyewitnesses, most deaths were caused due to suffocation. The fire broke out at Hotel Arpit Palace on the Gurudwara road in Karol Bagh at 4:35 a.m.