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by | July 13, 2019 | 03:56

Taiwan has been trying to shore up its diplomatic alliances amid pressure from China. Opponents of Tsai - many waving Chinese flags - chanted slogans and fought with supporters, while one man was seen being detained and handcuffed by police.

by | July 13, 2019 | 03:24

On Friday morning, Trump resumed his bashing of the Wisconsin Republican during an appearance on the White House South Lawn, telling reporters that Ryan "was not a talent", "wasn't a leader", and was a "lame duck for a long time as Speaker".

by | July 13, 2019 | 03:06

Bill Steele with the University of Washington Seismology lab tells KOMO that a quake of this magnitude usually doesn't cause much damage. The second - measured at magnitude 3.5, occurred near Monroe a few minutes later. There have been thousands of aftershocks of the magnitude 6.4 natural disaster on July 4 and the 7.1 quake that occurred the next day. The Seattle quake occurred the same day as a 4.9 magnitude natural disaster was measured in southern California .

by | July 13, 2019 | 03:03

Cori Ward, 30, faces a charge of tampering with a consumer product without regard for possible death/bodily injury, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office . "I know what it's like to, you know, have to worry about your kids' health and stuff". In a statement to the station, officials at the medical center said they "immediately removed all materials and containers" from the examination room and sanitized the entire facility.

by | July 13, 2019 | 03:03

In an effort to obtain objectivity, most news outlets are reporting the straight facts, missing the point that the event is full of alien memes, people asking about the food truck situation for the event, and suggested SnapChat filters. Famous machines developed there include the U-2 spy plane, SR-71 Blackbird, and the F-117A Nighthawk stealth fighter. In 2013, the military admitted that the base existed and claimed that it was a researching and testing facility for top-secret military ...

by | July 13, 2019 | 03:00

Firefighters were monitoring it overnight but it was too risky to battle in the dark, he added. "We're not going to send any firefighters into harm's way". David Ige tweeted . According to Hawaii's Department of Transportation, flights had been diverted from Kahului Airport , which was operating briefly on a power generator a result of the fire, but power has been restored and flights have resumed, transportation officials said.

by | July 13, 2019 | 02:28

ICE said that officers arrested 225 people for violation of immigration laws during the 6-day operation, the largest in New York City in recent years. Matthew D. Bourke, an ICE spokesman, would not confirm the pending operations or offer further details, citing "law enforcement sensitivities and the safety and security of U.S.

by | July 13, 2019 | 02:18

CCTV footage from 17 June reportedly showed Wychpa not washing her hands after using the toilet before putting her hands into the tubs of Lu Lu's ice cream tubs. Police say they do not believe Wypcha was under any influence of drugs or alcohol and has yet to release if there was a motivation behind her behavior.

by | July 13, 2019 | 02:19

The fire had broken out at Thermal Power Station-27 in the Mytishchi district northeast of Moscow , injuring six to nine people, the energy ministry and Russian media reports said earlier on Thursday. The branch of Russia's Energy Ministry responsible for the Moscow region reported that the station has stopped producing electricity due to the fire.

by | July 13, 2019 | 02:14

The Vatican said in a statement that not only were Emanuela Orlandi's remains missing, but the tombs also did not even hold the remains of the two princesses supposed to be buried there in the Teutonic Cemetery in 1836 and 1840 in the tiny city-state.

by | July 13, 2019 | 02:12

South Korea is to buy 40 F-35 fighter jets from Lockheed Martin by 2021. South Korean authorities "know well that the bringing-in of the Fighters would prove to be an extremely risky action which will trigger our reaction", an unnamed researcher at the Institute for American Studies of North Korea's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement carried by state news agency KCNA.

by | July 13, 2019 | 02:04

On Thursday, Trump said Ryan's "record of achievement was atrocious (except during my first two years as president)", and called him a "failed V.P. candidate" who doomed running mate Mitt Romney's 2012 campaign, and "blew" his House majority "with his poor leadership and bad timing", ultimately becoming "a long running lame duck failure".

by | July 13, 2019 | 00:43

Mrs von der Leyen's comments were reported by the BBC, when she said: "Though I still hope you remain, it is in our interests to have you sort things out". Speaking a mix of German, English, and French, von der Leyen spoke about climate change, the rule of law , and allowing European Union citizens to have more of a say in policy.

by | July 12, 2019 | 17:06

Boarding them can be "hairy", he said - smugglers can be armed, and when caught, they typically open a valve to quickly fill the vessel with water, sending all the drugs and evidence to the ocean floor. "It's moving pretty quickly and it's a high-speed evolution at sea which is inherently risky", Masson told Fox News, referencing the video. The alleged smugglers were taken for prosecution by the DEA.

by | July 12, 2019 | 17:03

In addition to seeking subpoenas for Kushner and Sessions, the committee voted to authorize Nadler to summon former White House chief of staff John Kelly; former national security adviser Michael Flynn; former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski; former Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein; former White House deputy chief of staff Rick Dearborn; Assistant Attorney General Jody Hunt; and former White House staff secretary Rob Porter .

by | July 12, 2019 | 16:25

Turkey's purchase of the Russian defense systems, which Washington says are not compatible with NATO's defense network, is one of a series of issues which have put the allies at odds. Last week USA officials said the administration still planned to impose sanctions on Turkey. Turkey has refused to bow to US pressure, insisting that choosing which defense equipment to purchase is a matter of national sovereignty.

by | July 12, 2019 | 13:10

The Opposition led by Juan Guaido wants a transitional government to replace the Administration of President Nicolas Maduro, and then free elections monitored by worldwide observers. The suspicious death of retired naval officer Rafael Acosta Arevalo had sparked worldwide condemnation. It a statement, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said that the parties would meet to continue work on finding a negotiated and constitutional solution, "as quickly as possible".

by | July 12, 2019 | 08:27

The budding coalition comes as tensions soar with Iran , which shot down a US spy drone and has been blamed by Washington for a series of sabotage attacks on oil tankers. 2 May 2019: Mr Trump steps up pressure on Tehran by ending exemptions from secondary sanctions for countries still buying Iranian oil. 5 Could well presumably: The US sends an plane carrier strike team of workers and B-52 bombers to the Gulf which skill of "troubling and escalatory indications" linked to Iran .

by | July 11, 2019 | 22:00

They are demanding that China allow independent worldwide observers into the Xinjiang region, where the camps are located. The joint letter was sent by ambassadors from 22 countries across Asia Pacific, Western and Eastern Europe and North America.

by | July 11, 2019 | 20:12

The crowd marched towards the Old Bailey chanting "we want Tommy out" before some began pelting police with bottles and cans. They then went onto nearby College Green where they were filmed intimidating broadcasters who use the space to report on Westminster politics.