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by | August 08, 2019 | 15:47

Former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe will continue to remain on observation after a four-month medical observation in a Singapore hospital, the presidency announced on Tuesday. Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe has prostate cancer which has spread to other organs , according to a leaked USA diplomatic cable back in the start of the current decade.

by | August 08, 2019 | 12:45

The proposed zone aims to secure a strip of land stretching more than 400 km (250 miles) along Syria's northeastern border with Turkey, much of it controlled by the Kurdish YPG militia that fought with USA support against Islamic State militants.

by | August 08, 2019 | 12:00

Both pilots were scheduled on the flight between Glasgow International Airport and Newark Liberty International Airport on Saturday, Aug. 3, according to NBC News . "We hold all of our employees to the highest standards and have a strict, no tolerance policy for alcohol", Guerin added. In a statement released to CNN on Tuesday, Delta spokeswoman Kate Modolo confirmed the airline was working with local authorities.

by | August 08, 2019 | 11:51

Pompeo's optimism comes despite North Korea conducting four short-range ballistic missile tests over the past couple of weeks in protest over ongoing joint military exercises between Seoul and Washington. Seoul agreed to pay 1.04 trillion won (about $920 million at the time) previous year to offset the costs of stationing some 28,500 American troops on the divided peninsula.

by | August 08, 2019 | 11:25

We would not block something like that. He said: "It will be for the Scottish Parliament and the Scottish people to decide that". Mr McDonnell described MPs including Rebecca Long Bailey, Dawn Butler, Emily Thornberry and Laura Pidcock as "incredibly talented" prospective leaders.

by | August 08, 2019 | 11:16

Quoirin's family, however, insisted that she would not have left her bedroom herself. Negeri Sembilan police chief Mohamad Mat Yusop said the girl's disappearance was still being treated as a missing person case because there was no evidence to indicate she was abducted.

by | August 08, 2019 | 10:58

The future of Pedro Pierluisi as Puerto Rico's governor will be up to the USA territory's supreme court after the island's Senate on Monday declined to vote on his confirmation, adding to the political turmoil that has swirled for weeks. Schatz has previously said that installing Pierluisi before the vote was "unethical and illegal". Until an appointment was confirmed by both chambers, Schatz and other senators said the next in line for governor, under law, was Justice Secretary Wanda Vázquez.

by | August 08, 2019 | 10:53

Senate President Thomas Rivera Schatz, who filed the suit, says the law was incorrectly interpreted, and Pierluisi's actions "usurped the prerogatives of advice and consent of the Senate of Puerto Rico", court documents show. Pierluisi stepped down calling for unity and for Puerto Ricans to discard their "political-partisan, ideological or personal agendas". In a unanimous decision, the nine-member high court nullified his governorship based on the fact his earlier appointment as secretary ...

by | August 08, 2019 | 09:55

The family have lived in London for the past 20 years. Nora who has special needs and has been described as "very vulnerable". Meanwhile, the search and rescue (SAR) which entered its fourth day yesterday continued to be the focus of local and worldwide media.

by | August 08, 2019 | 09:29

FBI Special Agent in Charge of the San Francisco division, John Bennett, revealed at an August 6 press conference that Legan, 19, of Gilroy, had been studying "violent ideologies" before the local massacre. "This would ensure that FBI Agents and prosecutors have the best tools to fight domestic terrorism". An attack in El Paso which left 22 people dead is being investigated as a domestic terrorism case.

by | August 08, 2019 | 08:12

But neighbors claim it's payback for people reporting the house to the city for illegally hosting short-term rentals. After Kidd was fined for violating the city's rental laws, the property was painted bubble-gum pink with yellow emojis, as first reported by Easy Reader News .

by | August 08, 2019 | 07:26

In a meeting with Donald Neely's family - just a short time ago - the city's black police chief said the officers showed poor judgement and department policy has changed to prevent the use of such a technique again. People are enraged over a photo that has circulated of a black man from Texas, who was seen being led by police officers on horsebacks while he was in handcuffs.

by | August 08, 2019 | 06:15

On a visit to Northern Ireland on Tuesday, Mr Varadkar said he hoped Brexit would not bring "constitutional questions to the fore". "It is not in Europe's interests". Britain's budget watchdog warned in July a no-deal Brexit would plunge Britain into recession, with spiralling unemployment, import prices, government debt, and trade barriers while real incomes, foreign investment, and house prices tumble.

by | August 08, 2019 | 05:54

The United States is expected to test a ground-launched cruise missile in the next few weeks. Putin made his statements after the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty ended Friday, with the USA announcing its intention to test and deploy weapons previously banned by the 1987 accord.

by | August 08, 2019 | 05:54

According to a police spokesperson, employees inside the office building that houses Gannett headquarters and its news outlet USA Today were evacuated. Since then newsrooms across the country have increased security measures with some going through active shooter training scenarios. No shooter was found, however, an police said the report was " mistaken ".

by | August 08, 2019 | 05:41

This includes the gruesome and grizzly video games that are now commonplace. President Donald Trump addressed the nation Monday, saying, "We must stop the glorification of violence in our society". "In this manifesto that we believe is from the shooter, this where he talks about living out his super soldier fantasy on Call of Duty ". "The shooter in El Paso posted a manifesto online consumed by racist hate".

by | August 08, 2019 | 04:56

According to the NYC Police Scanner, thousands of people panicked in what reports have called a "stampede" out of Times Square following the backfire. The panic also affected nearby Broadway shows, including the play To Kill a Mockingbird , as people reportedly attempted to get inside the theater to find safety.

by | August 08, 2019 | 02:16

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has reiterated his stand that if US President Donald Trump wants to start negotiations with Tehran, he must lift all sanctions against his country "before everything else". On Monday, Mr. Zarif said in a news conference that the reason for his boycott was the refusal of U.S. officials to negotiate with the president's office.

by | August 07, 2019 | 23:32

On Friday, family matriarch Ethel Kennedy made a decision to take several of her grieving family members, including Saoirse's mother Courtney Kennedy Hill , for an hour and a half sail through Hyannis Port aboard their yawl, the Glide. As of Thursday, the cause and manner of her death were pending a toxicology report. Both local and state police are now investigating, according to the D.A.'s office.

by | August 07, 2019 | 23:32

It caused a chain reaction, shattering their toilet into hundreds of pieces and destroyed their indoor plumbing. Ward said a plumber who examined the damage explained the lightning must have ignited the methane gas inside the septic tank, causing the explosion.