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by | March 28, 2019 | 12:57

Patterson, 21, was charged with two counts of first-degree intentional homicide for the murder for James and Denise Closs , one count of kidnapping without consent for the abduction of Jayme and one count of armed burglary with a risky weapon.

by | March 28, 2019 | 13:00

Preliminary information was that none of the 12 passengers on board was injured, the agency said . He later walked into the street and fired on a Metro bus and a Prius auto. Two other victims, a 57-year-old woman, and a man, whose age is not yet know, were taken to the Harborview Medical Center where they remain in a critical condition.

by | March 28, 2019 | 10:13

Trump, who spent the weekend golfing and relaxing with his family, was said to be relieved and happy that Robert Mueller's probe ended without any new indictments, according to people close to the White House. But the department's regulations require only that the attorney general report to Congress that the investigation has concluded and describe or explain any times when he or Rosenstein decided an action Mueller proposed "was so inappropriate or unwarranted" that it should not be ...

by | March 28, 2019 | 04:12

Prime Minister Scott Morrison is threatening to impose severe penalties on social media companies if they do not voluntarily make drastic changes to restrain the spread of extremist material on their services. "The government will be expecting commitments for the prevention, detection, blocking and removal of violent terrorist material", Fifield told News Corp Australia.

by | March 28, 2019 | 03:40

The outage shuttered businesses, paralysed the country's main oil export terminal, and stranded commuters. "We have deployed, since the very moment of the attacks, all our effort to recover, as soon as possible, the electrical service in all of the national territory", Venezuelan Communication Minister Jorge Rodriguez said after the blackout started Monday in El Nacional's report.

by | March 28, 2019 | 03:36

The rift between Russia and the United States over how to resolve the crisis in Venezuela widened following the arrival of Russian military personnel to support Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro over the weekend. On February 22, the Latin American country received 7.5 tonnes of humanitarian cargo from Russian Federation, including medicine, medical equipment and consumables.

by | March 27, 2019 | 22:59

It then limits engine power to prevent the vehicle accelerating above that limit. The mandatory introduction of the seat belt was one, and the first European Union minimum crash safety standards, agreed in 1998 was another. Negotiators from the European Parliament and European Commission agreed with representatives of EU Member State governments on Monday night on the final shape of the regulations first announced by the European Commission in May a year ago.

by | March 27, 2019 | 20:14

If this guy can be Senator, you can do anything. And while some Republicans like Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley have called the Green New Deal and it's far-reaching aims a " pie-in-the-sky " plan , proponents of the deal aren't shying away from the resolution's ambitions on climate or social equity, which many of their youngest and most progressive constituents view as essential.

by | March 27, 2019 | 18:26

The warning followed President Donald Trump on Monday signing a decree granting Israeli sovereignty of the Golan Heights , breaking a long-standing USA and global policy. "Canada's long-standing position remains unchanged", Global Affairs Canada said in a statement. "We deeply regret that". U.S. allies Canada and Turkey also criticised Mr Trump's move.

by | March 27, 2019 | 14:41

Democrats have been demanding the release of the special counsel's full report , as well as the evidence behind it. She referred the questions to the Justice Department. He offered no details. House Democrats, backed by Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), are slated to introduce new legislation to broaden and enhance the Affordable Care Act.

by | March 27, 2019 | 13:57

But if platforms are to police the content, it's possible that they'll simply ban certain types of content altogether using so-called upload filters, ultimately stifling creativity and freedom of expression. In both cases, critics say these well-intentioned laws will create trouble. The backbone of the protests involves Article 13 - now renamed 'Article 17 in the revised text - which many have claimed threatens an open internet.

by | March 27, 2019 | 13:28

Modi reassured the new technology will not be directed against any country, and that mission Shakti does not violate any worldwide law. "India stands tall as a space power". Blast-off: India's Mars orbiter spacecraft lifts off in November 2013. "The lower they go, the stronger we will emerge", Jaitley said responding to the Opposition's criticism, adding, "After making the historical blunder following the Balakot strike, history has given the Opposition a chance to make amends".

by | March 27, 2019 | 11:28

Lee said that in order to deal with the Green New Deal's "prominent goal" of virtually eliminating air travel, people in the urban northeast may not be hard hit. In the USA, the name has been attached to a sweeping, framework law championed by congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez that aims to tackle climate change and social inequality as one.

by | March 27, 2019 | 10:39

The cooperation through which China hopes to expand its ambitious "Belt and Road" infrastructure and investment initiative initiative, however, is controversial and divisive within the European Union . Europe's quest to hold a common line on China's advances became more hard after Italy on Saturday became the first major Western country to endorse the Belt and Road initiative .

by | March 27, 2019 | 06:43

Speaking at the Elysee Palace on Monday following talks with Xi, Macron called for a "strong Europe-China partnership", adding that this must be based on "strong multilateralism" and "fair and balanced" trade. There are concerns in Europe about Xi's Belt and Road Initiative , a Chinese plan involving development of infrastructure and investments in 152 countries that Beijing says will improve regional connections.

by | March 27, 2019 | 05:29

Maduro says Guaido is a US puppet attempting to lead a coup against him and has blamed worsening economic difficulties on sanctions imposed by Washington . The dictator's disputed reelection led to the nation's Congress declaring Maduro a usurper , and opposition leader Juan Guaido declared himself interim president shortly thereafter.

by | March 27, 2019 | 05:22

At a U.S. Senate panel hearing on Wednesday, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) acting head Dan Elwell will say the agency's oversight approach must "evolve" after the deadly crashes, according to the testimony. A Lion Air flight crashed into the Java Sea after taking off from an airport in Jakarta, Indonesia, Oct. 29, killing 184 passengers and five crew members.

by | March 26, 2019 | 22:27

Roy Blunt, chairman of the Senate Republican Policy Committee. As it is, Barr only included a partial quote from the report on that issue in his four-page summary. Democrats, who saw their drive to use the Russian Federation investigation to damage Trump and his 2020 re-election bid dissipate, demanded the full report from U.S.

by | March 26, 2019 | 21:30

Mr Pence wrote on Friday: "Early yesterday morning in Venezuela, armed members of Nicolas Maduro's secret intelligence force broke into the homes of government officials connected to the only legitimate president of Venezuela, Juan Guaido".

by | March 26, 2019 | 21:31

Congress voted to provide less than $1.4 billion for barrier construction. Previously, the Trump administration had not gone as far, arguing in a June brief that the penalty for not buying insurance could be distinguished from other provisions of the law, which could still stand.