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by | August 10, 2019 | 16:45

The two U.S. F-22 fighters and two Canadian CF-18 fighters were supported by an American E-3 Sentry, KC-135 refueling aircraft and C-130 tanker. The bombers had entered Alaskan and Canadian Air Defence Identification zones, which extend approximately 200 miles (321km) off Alaska's west coast.

by | August 10, 2019 | 16:41

He was treated at a nearby hospital, reports say, before being returned to his cell at New York's Metropolitan Correctional Center. Ms Maxwell, Epstein's former girlfriend, has denied the allegations. Friday, he said in a statement that the fresh batch of documents "categorically proves that Virginia Roberts never had sex with me". With regard to President Donald Trump, who socialized with Epstein in the 1990s and once described him as a "terrific guy" before the two, in Trump's ...

by | August 10, 2019 | 16:09

They will end early Sunday morning. It's going to heat up even more on Sunday , with highs in the mid to upper 90s, feeling more like the 100s when you factor in the humidity. Wind: SE 5-10. Today: Partly sunny. High of 80 . Saturday: Partly sunny, with temperatures increasing to around 70 degrees throughout the day.

by | August 10, 2019 | 15:28

Ivanka tweeted about the recent mass shootings in Texas and OH, and asked that people not "overlook that Chicago experienced its deadliest weekend of the year". "She said seven killed and 52 shot near a playground". On Tuesday, a spokeswoman for Ivanka Trump issued a statement saying while the numbers in the tweet were "misleading", she still stood by her sentiments.

by | August 10, 2019 | 15:24

Correspondents say disasters like this have happened all too frequently in parts of Africa where some people are willing to take huge risks to remove fuel from tankers and pipelines. People were trying to siphon petrol from the damaged tanker when it exploded, witness Kiondo Mshana said. "The situation is really bad". Firefighters fro Tanzania People's Defence Force (TPDF) and Fire Brigade have since been carrying out a rescue operation.

by | August 10, 2019 | 14:17

The resulting injury to Brockway's frontal lobe - which controls key cognitive functions such as memory and judgment - coupled with Trump's calls for NFL owners to fire players who protest during the national anthem left him unable to think clearly, Jasper said.

by | August 10, 2019 | 11:59

President Donald Trump said Thursday that the U.S. would not participate in discussions with Iran should France attempt to be the mediator. U.S. The Europeans have warned that heightened confrontation could lead to an accidental war in the Gulf. The diplomatic sparring is the latest in a series of terse exchanges between Washington and Paris ahead of the G7 meeting later this month.

by | August 10, 2019 | 11:53

The accident killed two people , six people - employees of the Ministry of defence and enterprise-developer- were injured, according to the Department. Officials in Severodvinsk told the BBC that radiation levels reached 2 microsieverts per hour before falling back to the normal 0.11 about 40 minutes later.

by | August 10, 2019 | 11:10

Muslims undertake the journey to Mecca to retrace the footsteps of their prophet Muhammad, as well as prophets Ibrahim and Ismail. In total, more than 2 million people, including Saudis and expatriate residents of the kingdom, are expected to take part this year.

by | August 10, 2019 | 10:54

Aldaoud's family, along with Democratic Rep. Andy Levin, of Aldaoud's home state of MI, is hoping to be able to bring his body back to the USA to receive a Catholic burial and be laid to rest next to his parents. Aldaoud was among those picked up and eventually taken to a federal detention center in Youngstown, Ohio, according to federal court records. But the appeals court said in December that Goldsmith exceeded his authority.

by | August 10, 2019 | 10:42

Video posted online of the explosion reportedly shows the shock wave traveling through low-hanging clouds in the area. A fire broke out following the explosions at the site in the Krasnoyarsk region, TASS reported . Russian news agencies cited local health officials as saying that nine people were taken to the hospital after the new explosions, but there was no information on their conditions.

by | August 10, 2019 | 10:31

The area of Hebron and surrounding Israeli settlements where the soldier's body was found have often been a flashpoint of Israeli-Palestinian fighting. Dvir Sorek was found dead with stab wounds in the Gush Etzion region of Judea and Samaria on Thursday, the military said. Hamas , the Islamist movement that rules the Gaza Strip , as well as its ally Islamic Jihad welcomed the attack.

by | August 10, 2019 | 09:26

Two suspects got out of the vehicle and one began to fire at the silver sedan they'd struck. The fatal shooting started as a crash between two cars going eastbound on Interstate 10, Houston Police assistant chief Bobby Dobbins said at a news conference.

by | August 10, 2019 | 09:23

Construction output was also weaker, falling by 1.3 per cent. The economy had grown by 0.5% in the first quarter of 2019. "There is. little doubt that the economy is stalling, regardless of the volatility in the data", PwC senior economist Mike Jakeman said.

by | August 10, 2019 | 08:58

The former president had planned a rally on Thursday, but cancelled it and called his supporters back to defend his residence. Kyrgyz former president Almazbek Atambayev has been charged with corruption over his alleged role in the release of a convicted criminal, Atambayev's lawyer said on Friday after police had to battle protesters to secure his arrest.

by | August 10, 2019 | 08:38

He said this was because of the "severity of the scheme to defraud and fraudulent misappropriation of billions in bond proceeds, the lengthy period over which the offences were planned and executed, the number of Goldman Sachs subsidiaries, officers and employers involved and the relative value of the fees and commissions paid to Goldman Sachs for their multiple roles played in arranging, structuring, underwriting and selling the three bonds".

by | August 10, 2019 | 08:27

Two victims that had already been discharged were the only ones who agreed to meet with the president. For most of the day, the president was kept out of view of the reporters traveling with him, but the White House said the couple met with hospital staff and first responders and spent time with wounded survivors and their families.

by | August 10, 2019 | 08:06

Investigators said Hudson started to drive through the front of the store toward the main entrance, almost striking numerous people who had to run to avoid being hit. Hudson will be booked into the Hillsborough County Jail after receiving medical treatment. A day after the El Paso shooting, a man called saying he was going to shoot up the store and almost 1,000 shoppers were evacuated while deputies investigated the threat.

by | August 10, 2019 | 07:54

This month, South Korean President Moon Jae-in vowed that South Korea would not be "defeated again" by its neighbor and promised counter-measures after Japan's cabinet approved the removal of South Korea's fast-track export status from August 28.

by | August 10, 2019 | 05:44

A national debate on gun safety was reignited by Saturday's shooting in Texas that killed 22 in a Walmart store in El Paso on the border with Mexico, hours before another in Dayton , Ohio on Sunday that killed 9 people and the suspect. Andreychenko attempted to go out a side exit, but was stopped by an off-duty firefighter who held him at gunpoint (Missouri is an open carry state ) until police could arrive.