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by | August 07, 2019 | 21:21

The 59-year-old had been attending a conference near the city of Chania and gone out on July 2 without taking her mobile phone, the police said. The body of an American scientist who went missing on the Greek island of Crete a week ago has been found, according to her employer.

by | August 07, 2019 | 20:29

As humidity nosedives, we'll enjoy sunny skies, dry weather, and slightly-below-normal temperatures - it doesn't get much better than that in the summertime! Tomorrow night: Partly cloudy with isolated storms. The storms were a precursor to several rounds of showers and storms that will be possible through the upcoming weekend. The heating of the day makes the storms strongest at that time period.

by | August 07, 2019 | 18:58

Ebrard also said Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has ordered prompt and forceful legal action to protect Mexican-Americans and Mexicans who are visiting the U.S. The Mexican victims were identified as Sara Esther Regalado of Ciudad Juarez; Adolfo Cerros Hernandez of the city of Aguascalientes; Jorge Calvillo Garcia of Torreon, Coahuila; Elsa Mendoza de la Mora of Yepomera, Chihuahua; Gloria Irma Marquez of Ciudad Juarez; and Maria Eugenia Legarreta Rothe of the city of ...

by | August 07, 2019 | 16:25

Speaking about Wednesday's warning, they added: "Thunderstorms are expected to develop across much of Scotland by late Wednesday morning and through the afternoon, then slowly die out during the evening". Fallen trees are also possible in the bad weather. Two warnings are now in place for Scotland with torrential rain bringing flooding to the north of the country.

by | August 07, 2019 | 15:41

The airline is using its "back-up manual systems" to keep flights operating. Reacting to the cancellations, a Heathrow Airport spokesperson said BA was experiencing "a technical issue with its systems" impacting check-in and departures there.

by | August 07, 2019 | 15:31

Forty-year-old Nuzhat living in uptown Chanpora in Srinagar has stocked up milk and food for her two-year-old child but she is anxious what is going to happen if the baby falls ill. An Indian soldier stands guard as policemen search the luggage and vehicle of commuters on the only highway connecting Kashmir with the rest of the world.

by | August 07, 2019 | 14:56

Afghanistan's presidential election, already delayed over security and organizational concerns, is set for September 28. The Taliban warned Afghans Tuesday to keep away from election rallies and ordered its fighters to "stand against" the planned September vote.

by | August 07, 2019 | 14:13

Carrie Lam pointed out that the protesters' demands have changed since the rallies began and warned that the unrest and violence are pushing Hong Kong "to the verge of a very unsafe situation". Last week a group of unnamed government prosecutors published an open letter accusing Justice Chief Teresa Cheng of putting politics above legal principles.

by | August 07, 2019 | 13:16

He said he suspected the government was on an election footing for later this year, when Labour and even some Conservative lawmakers say they will do anything to try to stop Mr Johnson from leading Britain out of the European Union without a deal.

by | August 07, 2019 | 11:01

BOTCHED ESCAPE ATTEMPT: Brazilian gang leader Clauvino da Silva's plan to break out of a Rio de Janeiro prison was foiled over this past weekend ... but take a look at how he planned to make his great escape. His disguised failed, however, when prison guards noticed something was awry. Once apprehended, prison officials forced him to strip in front of cameras and reveal himself.

by | August 07, 2019 | 09:55

Police had searched the river near Gillam, Manitoba over the weekend after a damaged aluminum boat was discovered there Friday but officers did not uncover any additional items linked to the suspects. They have also been charged with second-degree murder in the death of Leonard Dyck , whose body was discovered over 400 kilometres away in Dease Lake, close to where their first vehicle was found abandoned and burned.

by | August 07, 2019 | 08:31

Egyptians believe that the recent blast is a worrying sign that the terrorist attacks have spilled over from Northern Sinai into other parts of the country at a time when tourism was recovering. That attack was claimed by Egypt's affiliate of the Islamic State group. Smaller bombings, usually by roadside devices, have taken place more often, targeting security forces and, in two cases, tourists near the Pyramids.

by | August 07, 2019 | 07:48

It added that attacks on cryptocurrency exchanges have allowed Pyongyang to " generate income in ways that are harder to trace and subject to less government oversight and regulation than the traditional banking sector ". The DPRK is the acronym for North Korea's official name. They agreed to resume stalled talks aimed at getting Pyongyang to give up its nuclear weapons program.

by | August 07, 2019 | 07:25

He added: "While the motivations behind these shootings may not yet be fully known, there are indications that the El Paso shooting follows a unsafe trend: troubled individuals who embrace racist ideologies and see themselves obligated to act violently to preserve white supremacy ".

by | August 07, 2019 | 06:37

Friends told CNN affiliate WCPO she was a " beacon of light in a dark room ". Authorities said he was arrested without police firing any shots. "He knew it wasn't normal". Studies have repeatedly shown immigrants have a lower level of criminality than those born in the USA, both shooting suspects were citizens, and federal officials are investigating anti-immigrant bias as a potential motive in the Texas massacre.

by | August 07, 2019 | 04:14

The scary incident went down in the early hours Tuesday at the Aarhus Airport , when the plane apparently missed the runway and crashed into the turf beside it. It said the plane had flown from Oslo and that those on board included seven passengers: four US citizens, two Australians and one British national. Police said the cause of the incident was under investigation.

by | August 07, 2019 | 03:23

Her Twitter account had just posted a message a few hours before her death. Earlier in the evening, Swaraj had put out a tweet congratulating Prime Minister Narendra Modi after the Centre's bold move to revoke special status for Jammu and Kashmir and bifurcate the border state into two Union Territories secured Parliament's approval.

by | August 07, 2019 | 02:41

The news comes after RCMP said last week they would be scaling back their manhunt in the Gillam area , where a burned-out vehicle the suspects had been travelling in was found. Schmegelsky and Kam McLeod are wanted on a second-degree murder charge for the death of a 64-year-old Vancouver man and are suspects in the shooting deaths of a young tourist couple in northern B.C.

by | August 06, 2019 | 23:40

Defense Secretary Mark Esper was asked by reporters Saturday if the Pentagon was considering deploying ground-based intermediate-range missiles in Asia, to which he responded, "Yes". As Voice of America reports , speaking to reporters on his first worldwide trip as head of the Defense Department, Esper said the weapons were important due to the "the great distances" covered in the Indo-Pacific region.

by | August 06, 2019 | 22:42

They were launched early on Tuesday from an area near the North's western coast and travelled about 279 miles before landing in waters off the country's eastern coast, the JCS said . Talks between the United States and North Korea have stalled, and policy analysts believe the tests are designed both to improve North Korean military capabilities and to pressure the United States to offer more concessions.