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by | April 05, 2019 | 21:43

A hard core of pro-Brexit lawmakers in May's Conservative Party dismiss such warnings as fear-mongering. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said Wednesday that "a "no-deal" on 12 April at midnight looks more and more likely".

by | April 05, 2019 | 20:58

The parody shows a second Biden approaching himself from behind, putting his hands on his shoulders and appearing to smell his hair - past actions by Biden that several women have described in recent days as making them uncomfortable. And Biden conceded, "I think it's going to have to change how I campaign". Biden, who served eight years as vice president under Trump's predecessor, Barack Obama, is expected to announce his plans later this month.

by | April 05, 2019 | 20:02

NAS Oceana went into lockdown Friday morning after reports of an active shooter. The woman who was injured, also a sailor, was taken to Virginia Beach General Hospital with multiple non-life threatening gunshot wounds, according to a statement from the Navy .

by | April 05, 2019 | 19:11

Reports Monday said Bouteflika might give up power before the end of his current term on April 28. He will leave but the same regime, which has ruled Algeria since 1962 and its independence, will stay if we don't continue to protest. Bouteflika will be making further important decisions after he has named the new government, which is mainly composed of non-political parties, a statement issued by the President of the Republic said.

by | April 05, 2019 | 18:59

A 23-year-old man authorities say falsely claimed to be an IL boy missing for eight years is being held in an OH jail. The Louisville FBI announced Thursday afternoon that DNA tests attempting to match the boy's DNA to Pitzen's came back negative.

by | April 05, 2019 | 18:27

Trump has been a longtime opponent of wind energy ever since his legal fight with the Scottish government over wind turbines placed in view of his golf course in 2012. Grassley has been a strong advocate for wind energy and recently introduced a bipartisan appeal for additional funding, signed by prominent Democrats like Sens.

by | April 05, 2019 | 16:57

The water gushed from the roof onto the press gallery below. . But when Madders finished, the deputy speaker Lindsay Hoyle told MPs he was suspending the sitting pending fix work on the leak. The House of Commons' press office says the leak "was urgently dealt with and has now been isolated". He also clarified that it was not a "sewage leak".

by | April 05, 2019 | 16:30

In an interview to India Today , the Defence Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman had said: "We are definitely saying that an F-16 was knocked out by us and initially, the Pakistan Prime Minister claimed that two pilots were with them". "Region needs peace, progress & prosperity", Ghafoor said in his post. The Indian Air Force had claimed that it downed a Pakistani F-16 fighter jet in a dogfight that ensued in Pakistan's skies on February 27.

by | April 05, 2019 | 15:45

It wasn't initially clear if the kidnappers are part of a political group or if they targeted an American citizen. "We strongly believe this is the reason behind the kidnap", police said . In 1999, two Americans along with four Britons, two New Zealanders, and four Ugandan park employees were killed in a different park. There are fears that the kidnappers could have crossed with the pair into the DR Congo.

by | April 05, 2019 | 15:27

Citing their authority under the War Powers Act of 1973, members of both chambers of Congress for the first time voted to cease military support for a war not authorized by the legislative body. "Until Congress gives that authority, I do not believe USA service members should be involved in this conflict, unless they are involved in operations directed at (al-Qaida) or associated forces", he said in a statement .

by | April 05, 2019 | 14:16

A discreet, 77-year-old Bouteflika ally the president of the upper house of the Algerian Parliament, Abdelkader Bensalah is expected to take over as interim leader while Algeria plans elections. The judiciary has launched graft investigations and, local media report, banned a dozen Bouteflika-linked businessmen from leaving the country. On April 2, Bouteflika informed the Constitutional Council about his decision to step down as the head of state.

by | April 05, 2019 | 14:06

While Cohen and his lawyers have made quite a show of their " cooperation " with special counsel Robert Mueller, that cooperation did not produce any further indictments in the Trump inner circle, and Cohen's " bombshell " congressional testimony in February proved to be largely a wash, despite his earlier claims that he had proof Trump instructed him to commit crimes, evidence Trump was a racist, and even proof of the Democrats' holy grail: Russian collusion.

by | April 05, 2019 | 13:53

Oaks said faith leaders can't change divine doctrine, but the church wants policies and other members to be more considerate of those in the LGBT community. "[If] homosexual sex within marriage is wrong and heterosexual sex within marriage is great, we're not treating 'immoral conduct in heterosexual or homosexual relationships.in the same way, ' " as one person noted on Twitter.

by | April 05, 2019 | 13:16

The footage captured in Kabul, Afghanistan , shows personnel from 3rd Battalion, Parachute Regiment using the Islington North MP for target practice on a Simunition range. "A full investigation has been launched". It is understood it was a non-lethal hardened wax substance aimed and fired at the image instead of metal bullets, with the incident taking place in the past few days.

by | April 05, 2019 | 11:26

USDA officials announced on April 2 that this practice is now over. The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agricultural Research Services lab had been infecting cats with toxoplasmosis and then euthanizing them since 1982 as part of its effort to combat the foodborne illness.

by | April 05, 2019 | 11:22

Only one senator, Cory Bernardi, voted against the motion on Wednesday. A censure motion has no direct legal consequences but acts as an expression of the Senate's disapproval. We owe it to ourselves and the decades of progress we've made, not just as a nation but as a species, one which prides itself on the ability to understand, empathise and have a larger-than-self frame of mind.

by | April 05, 2019 | 11:11

The media-savvy killer had been known to call newspapers during the two trials it took to secure a conviction, complaining of conditions on Rikers Island and demanding coverage of his plight. One of the jurors in New York's grisly jogger murder claims he felt pressured to convict Chanel Lewis . Lewis was eventually apprehended six months into the investigation after Detective Lt.

by | April 05, 2019 | 09:29

Australia's government rushed the legislation through the last two days that Parliament sits before elections are expected in May, dispensing with the usual procedure of a committee scrutinizing its content first. The providers are also required to notify the Australian Federal Police "within a reasonable time" of becoming aware of its presence on their platforms.

by | April 05, 2019 | 09:23

Russian Federation handed over the remains and personal effects, including the combat uniform, of Zachary Baumel, who was 21 when he fought in Israel's invasion of Lebanon. Feldman and Katz remain officially listed as missing in action, though they are also presumed killed. "Two years ago, I asked you to help us find the bodies of missing Israeli soldiers, and you responded in the affirmative".

by | April 05, 2019 | 08:53

Colleagues are said to have described him as a Brexiteer and Seamus Milne, Jeremy Corbyn's communications director, accused him of bias after junior Labour minister Stephen Doughty resigned on air in a wave of Labour front-bench resignations created to unseat Mr Corbyn.