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by | March 23, 2019 | 07:43

In light of this, the NZ Super Fund, Accident Compensation Corporation, Government Superannuation Fund Authority, National Provident Fund, and Kiwi Wealth are throwing their investment breadth behind calls for Facebook , Google and Twitter to take action following the live-streaming and sharing on social media of last week's attacks.

by | March 23, 2019 | 05:39

Lawyer Roberto Marrero was taken away by intelligence agents Thursday in an overnight operation that was promptly condemned by Guaido as well as U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who called for his immediate release. "Most people recognize the need for new elections", Chastanet said, adding that any disagreement they have is in how that will play out. The Lima Group regional bloc also denounced Marrero's arrest and said Maduro was responsible for his safety.

by | March 23, 2019 | 04:12

The impressive building stands at a total height of 829.8m, making it tallest structure in the world. He also praised New Zealand's communities for their solidarity with their Muslim neighbors against the hate crime. In a powerful speech that lasted about 20 minutes, the imam, Fouda, said through its love and compassion, New Zealand was unbreakable. "This terrorist sought to turn our nation apart with an evil ideology that has torn the world apart".

by | March 23, 2019 | 03:25

Officer Benito Chavez, 22, was sworn into office in July. The deputy was shot and died from injuries at Kittitas Valley Hospital. Earlier reports had suggested the suspected had died, but he was alive and under detention in the hospital. Though one of the officers was wounded critically, both of them were expected to survive. The officer suffered a gunshot wound and was transported to hospital.

by | March 23, 2019 | 01:20

Bush said there were around 250,000 registered firearms holders in New Zealand . The ban does not apply to guns commonly used by farmers and hunters, including semi-automatic.22 caliber or smaller guns that hold up to 10 rounds, or semi-automatic and pump-action shotguns with non-detachable magazines that hold up to five rounds.

by | March 22, 2019 | 23:42

The president expressed openness earlier this week to the report's public release but has also said that ultimate authority regarding to the report's dissemination rest with his newly-installed Attorney General William Barr . Although he has indicted a number of Trump affiliates, Mueller has so far been silent on whether he has evidence against the president himself engaging in collusion with the Russians or criminal activity.

by | March 22, 2019 | 23:30

A spokeswoman for Meghan McCain said she was not immediately available for further comment. President Trump complained Wednesday that he was never thanked for allowing Sen. "The silence and complicity of the Republican party is enabling Donald Trump cheapening the White House and the presidency". McCain, the late Arizona Republican senator's youngest daughter, who rarely speaks out publicly, pled with Trump for decency after he went after the decorated war hero during an ...

by | March 22, 2019 | 23:26

United States diplomat Elliott Abrams listens during a meeting of the U.N. Security Council called to vote on a U.S. draft resolution calling for free and fair presidential elections in Venezuela at U.N. Speaking to Russian media, Ryabkov emphasized the need for dialogue with the USA but warned Washington against any military intervention. Russian Federation has said repeatedly that it opposes foreign interference, especially armed intervention, in Venezuela's internal affairs and called ...

by | March 22, 2019 | 23:10

In February, Trump claimed the USA and China were "getting very, very close" to a deal. US President Donald Trump on Wednesday stated that tariffs on Chinese imports will remain in place for a "substantial period of time". Mr Trump also said that the USA was taking in "billions and billions" from tariffs. This step will have the effect of negating the impact of US tariffs.

by | March 22, 2019 | 23:13

However, the SWPC states that this weekend the northern lights, also known as the aurora borealis, may be seen "as low as NY to Wisconsin to Washington state". The geomagnetic storm will be at a category G2, allowing for a moderate showing of the lights, according the NOAA. André says that based on our current forecast, the skies should be clearer Saturday night which is looking like our best chance to see them.

by | March 22, 2019 | 23:11

Still nothing is quite as amusing as the brand new Florida Man challenge . Take a pick from the stories highlighted in your search results to determine the "Florida Man" side of yourself. Canadian comedian Katherine Ryan retweeted a screengrab too, writing: "Florida man's penis shot could land him in jail". And Aug. 4 doesn't come up with much of anything - mostly stories about the challenge itself.

by | March 22, 2019 | 22:56

The outlet said the attacker dropped the knife and stood up as people in the pews ran toward him, and that three men restrained the attacker while others helped Grou, who stood up on his own. "I really find it's a welcoming place", he said. A small Catholic digital television station broadcasts the daily mass from St Joseph's Oratory each morning and clips of the attack were later obtained by Canadian news networks.

by | March 22, 2019 | 22:55

President Trump tweeted on Friday that despite an announcement from his own Treasury Department that "additional large-scale" sanctions would be imposed on the North Korean regime, he would cancel them: "I have today ordered the withdrawal of those additional sanctions!" It was not immediately clear which sanctions Trump was referring to.

by | March 22, 2019 | 22:52

Even if they're trying to be rude + wrong, my dad's last name was Ocasio anyway. Then-New York Democratic congressional candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez speaks at a rally in Boston, Massachusetts, on October 1, 2018. Ocasio-Cortez scored a surprise election victory by unseating a long-term incumbent Democratic lawmaker in NY in the midterm election a year ago. The second half of Ocasio-Cortez's interview is equally delightful, as she rebuts criticism of the Green New Deal , shares ...

by | March 22, 2019 | 22:32

Padilla said she fled Honduras because her son's father wanted to recruit him into a gang. Border Patrol arrests almost doubled, climbing from about 28,000 a month at the end of 2017 to more than 50,000 a month at the end of 2018. Border Patrol provided medical care, but numerous children developed coughs, colds and fevers, migrants said. The Pilot adds, "Normally, the agency would transfer the migrants to Immigration and Customs Enforcement to be "processed" and in many cases placed in ...

by | March 22, 2019 | 22:28

They both had over 50 passengers on board. Emergency services are at the scene rescuing passengers still trapped inside the two vehicles. The eyewitness said, it is unclear what might have caused the collision but it is speculated that one of the drivers might have been dozing off and run into the lane of the other from the opposite direction.

by | March 22, 2019 | 22:14

In an interview with the Indianapolis Star published Thursday, two of the teachers injured during the fake execution said local law enforcement, which was facilitating the training, told them to kneel against a wall in a classroom. ALICE training is an "options-based" approach that encourages students and teachers to be proactive in their response to active shooter incidents.

by | March 22, 2019 | 20:29

Nadler's spokesperson Daniel Schwarz confirmed Hicks' cooperation in the matter but declined to provide additional details. The White House has not yet provided information to Nadler , a Democrat from NY, as part of his investigation - despite a deadline this past Monday .

by | March 22, 2019 | 18:40

Seoul's Vice Unification Minister Chun Hae-sung told reporters that South Korea plans to continue to staff the Kaesong liaison office normally and that it expects the North will continue to allow the South Koreans to commute to the office.

by | March 22, 2019 | 18:25

None of the devices exploded. In an emotional statement , Mr Sayoc apologised for his actions and stated he had created the explosive devices using materials including firework powder, the Washington Post reported . Sayoc was arrested in late October at a Florida auto parts store. A device addressed to the Clintons was discovered the next day, followed a day later by a slew of bombs found at the homes or offices of prominent Democrats.