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by | May 18, 2019 | 03:57

Indeed, on Tuesday, the same day as the drone attacks , United Nations officials confirmed completion of the first phase of redeploying Houthi forces away from Hodeidah and other ports, as part of a UN-brokered agreement, meaning that the Houthis would have jeopardised a potential settlement to disrupt Saudi oil transport for one day.

by | May 18, 2019 | 03:56

While the breadth of Huber, Durham, and Horowitz's investigations are unknown, when Barr testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee earlier this month, he provided many clues to the scope of malfeasance the DOJ is looking at-and it appears to be a wide-ranging investigation.

by | May 18, 2019 | 03:50

Taking a pot shot at PM Modi, Gandhi said , "Prime Minister is accompanying Amit Shah at a press conference. Her statements have not only brought disgrace but also hurt the sentiments of people in India & across the world", Congress said in a statement posted on Facebook .

by | May 18, 2019 | 03:45

Women who receive abortions would not be criminally penalized. The issue of abortion has been thrust into the national dialogue in recent weeks after a series of states controlled by Republicans began passing legislation to enact hard line bans.

by | May 18, 2019 | 03:46

Dr. Richard Strauss , who committed suicide back in 2005, is alleged to have "groped or ogled" men from 16 of the school's different sports teams. Ohio State President Michael Drake issued a statement as he released the report, offering: "profound regret and honest apologies to each person who endured Strauss's abuse", and calling the situation a " fundamental failure " of the school.

by | May 18, 2019 | 03:43

News reports have indicated that USA officials believe Iran is moving short-range ballistic missiles to boats in the Persian Gulf. The UK government appears to share concerns raised by the USA recently, with the also putting personnel on high alert.

by | May 18, 2019 | 03:43

As the row over Thakur's remarks escalated, BJP's MP from Karnataka Nalin Kumar Kateel compared Godse with former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi . Thakur set off her latest political firestorm by telling journalists that Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse " was, is, and will remain a patriot ".

by | May 18, 2019 | 03:41

The Appleton Fire Department, with permission from the Lundgaard family, has set up a donation page in his honor on GoFundMe . It's believed the same man who called 911 for medical attention opened fire at the emergency responders. His name has not been publicly released, but in a statement it was revealed that the firefighter had been with the department for 14 years. The condition of the injured officer isn't immediately clear.

by | May 18, 2019 | 00:16

Saudi Arabia accused Iran of ordering this week's attack on key oil facilities, stoking concerns that the world's largest oil-producing region is edging toward another war. On Wednesday, the US State Department ordered all nonessential government staff to leave Iraq, and Germany and the Netherlands both suspended their military assistance programs in the country in the latest sign of tensions.

by | May 18, 2019 | 00:17

The head of Sudan's Transitional Military Council (TMC), Lieutenant General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan, accused the demonstrators of breaking an understanding on de-escalation while talks were underway and said protesters were disrupting life in the capital by blocking roads outside a protest zone agreed upon with the military.

by | May 16, 2019 | 13:18

Conrad Black's global media empire once included the Chicago Sun-Times, Britain's Daily Telegraph and the Jerusalem Post . Black, 74, spent nearly 3½ years in a Florida prison before being released and deported back to Canada. He could defend himself against charges of public corruption and risk decades in prison, or he could plead guilty and accept a 33-month sentence. He spent more than three years in prison.

by | May 16, 2019 | 12:32

However, both the New York Times and Washington Post published articles on Wednesday alleging that American allies have pushed back against recent US-led escalation with Iran. The attack on the tankers near the Strait of Hormuz, through which one-fifth of the world's oil consumption flows, appeared created to test the resolve of the U.S.

by | May 16, 2019 | 12:32

SHAPIRO: When Secretary Pompeo and Foreign Minister Lavrov spoke to reporters, what did they have to say about Iran? "Our elections are important and sacred and they must be kept free and fair and with no outside country interfering". "I hope that reason will triumph", Lavrov said, adding that he hoped reports in the U.S. media that President Donald Trump is planning to send 120,000 troops to counter Iran turn out to be wrong.

by | May 16, 2019 | 11:55

As a businessman, he's no different. The new law, which goes into effect in three days, is a central component of the OneNYC 2050 Green New Deal, a $14 billion effort aiming to cut down 30 percent of greenhouse emissions by 2030. Federal authorities and de Blasio were initially supposed to have agreed on a new chairman and CEO for the scandal-rocked authority in April, but have now extended the deadline by a total of 90 days, to July 1.

by | May 16, 2019 | 09:43

Tinder dry vegetation and Red Flag conditions consisting of strong winds, low humidity, and warm temperatures caused extreme rates of spread that rapidly burned into Pulga to the east and west into Concow, Paradise , Magalia and the outskirts of east Chico.

by | May 16, 2019 | 06:08

Emergency crews are rescuing two people trapped on a lift in downtown Oklahoma City , KFOR reports . (Supplied) The vessel they were in broke several windows of the building as it smashed into the side. local time. Macy said firefighters secured the scaffold with ropes as it dangled from a crane, 20-30 feet above the roof. Paramedics evaluated the men, who both refused treatment.

by | May 16, 2019 | 00:10

Ten people were rescued, the Coast Guard said, and the search continued for two people still missing on Tuesday. Floatplanes have pontoons mounted under their fuselages so they can land on water. Coast Guard 45-foot response boat. Authorities are still searching for one more person. Coast Guard Captain Stephen White said: "In a remote area such as this, given our limited resources, we rely on our partner agencies and appreciate the support that good Samaritans have rendered to this point".

by | May 16, 2019 | 00:06

Now, users who violate Facebook's "most serious policies" - such as sharing a link to statements from a known terrorist group - would be banned from broadcasting live videos on the platform for set periods of time . "This work will be critical for our broader efforts against manipulated media, including deepfakes", Rosen said, a reference to videos altered using artificial intelligence.

by | May 15, 2019 | 19:32

A new analysis of Apollo-era quakes on the Moon reveal that our satellite is probably still tectonically active. He noted that in Greek mythology, Apollo had a twin sister named Artemis , who served as the goddess of the moon . "The moon is a three-day journey home, so if something goes wrong, we know we can make it home". On the one hand, this timetable seems somewhat rushed, especially considering NASA's commercial partners have been experiencing delays with their crew capsules ...