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by | August 30, 2019 | 10:01

A feature of the newly discovered skull, however, suggests that the two species might have lived contemporaneously for at least 100,000 years in what is now Eastern Africa, according to two papers published today (August 28) in Nature . Its skull, found about 340 miles (550 km) northeast of Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa, measures about 8 inches (20 cm) front to back and 4.5 inches (11.5 cm) wide.

by | August 30, 2019 | 10:04

South Korea has voiced "strong regret" over Japan's decision to hit the country with export restrictions as relations between the two key USA allies in Asia deteriorate. Later on August 28, Cho Sei-young, South Korea's first vice foreign minister, summoned Japanese Ambassador Yasumasa Nagamine to the Foreign Ministry to express "strong regret and protest at" the formal removal of South Korea from what was known as the white list.

by | August 30, 2019 | 08:14

The male suspect was taken to the hospital and remains in custody. Two Riverside officers sustained minor injuries when the suspect struck their vehicle. About 12 minutes passed between the pickup crash in Riverside and the fatal wreck in Dayton, police said. As an officer was looking for the driver, the officer's cruiser was stolen, Henderson said.

by | August 30, 2019 | 08:13

Right now lawmakers are working to create space force which would be the sixth branch of the military. Space Force, which has become a reliable applause line for President Trump at his campaign rallies, has yet to win final approval by Congress.

by | August 30, 2019 | 07:13

But it's not just because the Israelis don't trust the Iranians. Nonetheless, the same sources note, sanctions on North Korea have remained in place despite the niceties. Despite, Trump's admission, Rouhani fired back on Tuesday as he warned that there is no chance of any negotiations until the USA lifts its sanctions.

by | August 30, 2019 | 06:09

The heavily armed Shi'ite movement has denied harboring such missile facilities. The U.N. Security Council is underlining the risk that violations of the cessation of hostilities between Israel and Lebanon in the country's south "could lead to a new conflict that none of the parties or the region can afford".

by | August 30, 2019 | 05:16

An image of Alexa in the unsafe position on her balcony has been circulating online, but there is no word on if it was taken just before she fell or during a different extreme yoga session. According to reports she is in a critical condition. Terrazas is reportedly still in a critical condition and faces years of recovery and will likely need to learn how to walk again after her devastating injuries have healed.

by | August 30, 2019 | 05:15

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urged all parties to avoid any sort of escalation in Kashmir during his meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the sidelines of the G7 Summit in the French town of Biarritz , according to his spokesman.

by | August 30, 2019 | 05:10

Deutsche Bank's letter filed at the appeals court on Tuesday was in response to a request that it clarify whether or not it holds the tax returns of the individuals and entities named in the congressional subpoenas, of which President Trump is the central target.

by | August 30, 2019 | 05:11

More than 70 parliamentarians have launched a fast-track legal bid at the highest civil court in Scotland, aimed at preventing Johnson from suspending parliament . Wednesday's maneuver, if successful, would drastically narrow their window to next week. Parliament would then return on October 14 to hear a Queen's Speech outlining the government's legislative agenda.

by | August 30, 2019 | 05:13

The Post reported that only 60 miles of barrier to replace current fencing along the southern border has been built during the first 2.5 years of Trump's first term-which is only about one-tenth of the 500 miles of border wall first promised to voters.

by | August 30, 2019 | 05:09

Video-sharing partnerships allow law enforcement to automatically request video from Ring owners within a designated timeframe and area, giving them access to millions of cameras that police claim have proved invaluable for investigations.

by | August 30, 2019 | 04:10

When a prosecutor said the manner of Epstein's death was "completely irrelevant to the objective of today's proceeding", the judge responded: "Well, I don't know". But the prince strenuously denies any knowledge of criminal behaviour by Epstein, and has described himself as being "appalled" by allegations from many women who accused Epstein of sexual abuse.

by | August 30, 2019 | 03:12

He said he kept it a secret because he had a lot of thinking to do. "I'm not sure where just yet", he said. $65 million dollars in prizes were announced in one day earlier this week and a ticket purchased in Nanaimo has netted its owner five million dollars thanks to a Lotto 6/49 draw.

by | August 30, 2019 | 02:16

Russia is mainly using Boeing and Airbus jets for passenger flights, with a number of domestic airlines also adding Russian-made regional Sukhoi Superjet aircraft to their fleets. Boeing's 737 Max jets have been grounded globally since March after two of the planes crashed in separate incidents killing a combined 346 people. "This will be the first of many to come", Marks said.

by | August 30, 2019 | 00:54

Dennis Feltgen, a Hurricane Centre meteorologist in Miami, said Dorian could land anywhere from South Florida to SC on Sunday or Monday. As it moves over the warm Atlantic Ocean waters it will strengthen even more and is expected to become a major hurricane as a Category 4 storm before reaching the east coast of Florida.

by | August 30, 2019 | 00:12

This month, the Pacific Islands Forum - a body for Pacific states - called on Indonesia to make good on its promise to allow the United Nations high commissioner for human rights to visit Papua to investigate alleged abuses. INDONESIAN authorities shot dead six protesters in its unrest-wracked Papua region Wednesday, according to an eyewitness, while authorities said a soldier was killed in the clash.

by | August 30, 2019 | 00:09

A document uploaded by the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on its Twitter account on Wednesday contained China's apology. The South China Sea's waters are a major shipping route for global commerce. Duterte is on a visit to China from August 28 to September 1, at the invitation of Xi. Li Mingjiang, a professor from the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies at Singapore's Nanyang Technological University, said China was taking a moderate approach to the Philippines and the ...

by | August 29, 2019 | 21:41

The statement came after China sent new troops to the PLA's Hong Kong garrison, with air, land and maritime forces entering the territory in what Xinhua said was a "normal routine annual rotation" of forces. Police said they arrested 29 people for various offences, including unlawful assembly, possession of offensive weapons and assaulting police officers.

by | August 29, 2019 | 20:24

Mr Johnson, who arrived to shouts of "liar" from hecklers, took a swipe at his predecessor Theresa May for not "very actively proposing" alternatives to the backstop . "I want an agreement". But after dinner with Chancellor Merkel , a Downing Street source said there was a glimmer of light where there wasn't a day before.