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by | June 28, 2019 | 11:13

Shuffling down a crowded, sweltering hallway, Manafort entered the courtroom in handcuffs, accompanied by officers from the court's special response team. Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort , is escorted into court during his arraignment in New York Supreme Court in New York, U.S., June 27, 2019 .

by | June 28, 2019 | 09:57

Environment Canada released the alert at 9.30 a.m. These thunderstorms have the potential to produce strong wind gusts, large hail and heavy rain. The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for much of central and southern Minnesota, including the Twin Cities metro, until 1 p.m.

by | June 28, 2019 | 08:04

Asked if refugees should be allowed to stay in Europe if they wished to, he said only a limited number ought to be able to remain. The Dalai Lama also told the BBC's Rajini Vaidyanathan that while he was a supporter of the European Union, he did not want to see Europe become "Muslim" or "African".

by | June 28, 2019 | 07:33

Palestine's leaders pronounced the idea dead on arrival, and protesters in occupied West Bank rallied against the conference. The 10-year plan calls for projects worth $6.3 billion for Palestinians in Lebanon, as well as $27.5 billion in the West Bank and Gaza , $9.1 billion in Egypt and $7.4 billion in Jordan.

by | June 28, 2019 | 07:12

Biden Jr. participate of the second Democratic primary debate of the 2020 presidential campaign season in Miami , Florida, June 27, 2019. But lesser-known, lower-polling candidates looking for breakout moments of their own could use the two septuagenarians as piñatas, as well.

by | June 28, 2019 | 07:11

Miquel Buch, the Interior Minister in the Catalan assembly described the fire as "one of the like which hasn't been seen in years.it could be the worst in the last 20 years", he said, adding that "it could potentially burn 20,000 hectares".

by | June 28, 2019 | 06:45

Little Rocco Passavanti walked through the open gate after being lured by a colorful beach ball floating in the family pool. He can be seen sitting at the rear of his property when he and another man rush to the pool's edge after one-year-old Rocco had wandered around an open pool gate and fallen into the water.

by | June 28, 2019 | 06:36

Mohamed Gnono told The Associated Press in a telephone interview from Tripoli. Later on, Tarhouna joined the fighting with Haftar against the GNA forces in Tripoli. His Libyan National Army (LNA) has not yet confirmed the loss, and details are still emerging. "After nearly three months, not only has Hifter not managed to get control of Tripoli but he is also losing now the very first city that he had captured", she told the AP.

by | June 28, 2019 | 05:36

Most airlines have taken the MAX off their schedules until early September. Now, it is unclear when the fleet will return to the air. Boeing Co (BA.N) will take until at least September to fix a newly identified problem on its grounded 737 MAX , a company official told Reuters, meaning the workhorse jet's return to service will be delayed until October at the earliest, significantly longer than most airlines had expected.

by | June 28, 2019 | 04:32

Fifteen Saudi agents carried out the operation targeting Khashoggi, she said, but only 11 were on trial and they had not been identified.She noted that a close adviser to MBS, Saud al-Qahtani, had been identified by intelligence officials as a ringleader operation, yet so far Saudi prosecutors have not indicted him.Saudi Arabia had not conducted its investigation of the killing in good faith, Callamard said.

by | June 28, 2019 | 04:28

Col. Douglas Walter, Bellavia's former company commander, said he nominated Bellavia for the Medal of Honor early in 2005. Mr. Trump has voiced criticism of the Iraq War while paying tribute to those who served in harm's way. I know I care about these guys, I know they love me. Risking his life, he single handedly cleared the house, killing the insurgents in the house and saving his entire squad.

by | June 28, 2019 | 04:17

The president also was briefly hospitalized last week. One of Essebsi's advisers told Reuters he was in a "very critical" condition but was alive. Just hours after news of the attacks broke, the presidency announced that Essebsi "was taken seriously ill and transferred to the military hospital in Tunis ".

by | June 28, 2019 | 04:07

Two suicide bomber attacks struck police targets in the Tunisian capital on Thursday, killing one member of the security forces and wounding at least eight other people, according to the interior ministry. Last October, a woman blew herself up in the centre of Tunis capital, wounding 15 people including 10 police officers in an explosion that broke period of calm after dozens died in militant attacks in 2015.

by | June 28, 2019 | 04:00

Snapshot taken from a video released by Russian Emergency Situations Ministry shows firefighters working at the site of the emergency landing at an airport in Nizhneangarsk, Russia's Republic of Buryatia, June 27, 2019 . Footage purportedly showing the emergency landing of an An-24 plane in Siberia shot from inside the doomed aircraft has been published online. Forty-six passengers have been rescued, the ministry said.

by | June 28, 2019 | 03:56

Asked about a news report that a truce in the trade war with the United States had been struck after Trump agreed to halt the next round of US tariffs on another $300 billion of Chinese goods, Gao said China would welcome action that helped reduce tension.

by | June 28, 2019 | 03:11

Our highest priority is to protect the health of the public conversation on Twitter , and an important part of that is ensuring our rules and how we enforce them are easy to understand. Indeed, a court agreed past year that the president's Twitter timeline is a method of protected communication from the White House, and determined that the president - or any other lawmaker - could not block another member of Twitter from seeing his or her tweets.

by | June 28, 2019 | 03:00

In an interview with Fox Business Network on Wednesday, Trump threatened again to impose even stiffer tariffs on Chinese imports to the USA if talks remain stalemated. "I'll have a very good conversation with him". Putin is also expected to meet with France's Emmanuel Macron and Germany's Angela Merkel and have a trilateral meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping and India's Narendra Modi.

by | June 28, 2019 | 01:30

The Times further noted the bill that the Senate passed , while similar in the amount of money that is provided to help fix the problem at the border, differs in how the money would be spent. The president had threatened to veto the House version of the bill before the vote. The legislation in the Senate includes US$2.88b for the Office of Refugee Resettlement, the agency responsible for caring for migrant children, which is at risk of running out of money within days.

by | June 27, 2019 | 23:48

He also claimed the plot also involved opposition leader Juan Guaido , who is backed by the United States' government and several dozen countries who recognize him as Venezuela's legitimate leader . "One of them [coup organizers] said that they will kill 30,40 or 60 members of "colectivos", Maduro said in a speech broadcast on Periscope. Large-scale protests against Maduro began in Venezuela on 21 January soon after he was sworn in for a new term.

by | June 27, 2019 | 23:16

South Korea's Moon announced Wednesday the United States and North Korea are involved in "behind the scenes" dialogue on a third Trump-Kim summit. Trump will take a two-day trip to South Korea from Saturday, following his trip to Japan for the G20 summit in Osaka.