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by | September 01, 2019 | 16:12

Iran was believed to have been planning a third attempt to launch a satellite into space, after two launches in January and February failed to place satellites in orbit. A separate fire at the Imam Khomeini Space Centre in February also killed three researchers, authorities said at the time . Mr. Trump only had his intelligence briefing and lunch with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on his public schedule Friday before leaving for Camp David late Friday afternoon, as Hurricane Dorian ...

by | September 01, 2019 | 13:18

The day she gave birth, Sanchez told the deputies "at least eight times" that she was experiencing contractions. Nearly five hours later, her water broke. The lawsuit says that no nurse dried or warmed the baby or cleared mucus from his mouth for several minutes and that jail nurses did not have equipment to cut the baby's umbilical cord.

by | September 01, 2019 | 12:53

The motive for the attack is unknown. The police source said the motivation for the suspected attack, which took place around 1430 GMT, was not immediately clear. Terrorism had "neither been dismissed nor confirmed", he said. He said he was following the situation. The assault occurred near a subway station in a suburb of Lyon on Saturday.

by | September 01, 2019 | 11:13

If this prorogation happens as expected, it will see Parliament closed for 23 working days. Some protesters blocked visitors, and the Metropolitan Police mentioned it made 3 arrests on the tournament. Their task will be made more hard if Johnson's plan to shut Parliament for part of the time period before the October 31 Brexit deadline is carried out.

by | September 01, 2019 | 10:21

Hurricane Dorian is an "extremely dangerous" category four storm and the National Hurricane Centre (NHC) has warned of winds and storm surges. Forecasters on Saturday said the ever-strengthening Dorian is expected to dance up the Southeast coastline, staying just off shore of Florida and skirting the coast of Georgia , with the possibility of landfall still a threat on Wednesday, and then continuing up to SC early Thursday.

by | September 01, 2019 | 09:00

Australia pledged A$500 million (£276m) to protect the Great Barrier Reef a year ago. The report assessed 23 physical, chemical and ecological factors impacting the reef's ecosystem health, and found conditions had either deteriorated or had not improved since 2014.

by | September 01, 2019 | 08:45

The Yemeni government and separatists have tussled for control of Aden and the neighbouring provinces Abyan and Shabwa over the past three weeks. Though rare, Thursday's airstrikes were not the first time the Emirati planes struck government forces in Yemen , said Farea Al-Muslimi, a visiting researcher with London-based Chatham House.

by | September 01, 2019 | 04:41

Twenty injuries have been reported in the shootings, KOSA-TV reported, citing an account from a city of Odessa official. At least 3 officers have been shot. "The two vehicles in question are a gold/white small Toyota truck and a USPS postal van". The incident created a chaotic scene along shopping areas in Odessa and 20 miles away in Midland, with police departments in both areas urging residents to remain inside and off the roads on the holiday weekend.

by | September 01, 2019 | 02:29

Trump was set to visit Poland to participate in a World War II commemoration ceremony. President Donald Trump canceled a visit to Poland on Thursday and Florida's governor expanded a state of emergency to prepare for Hurricane Dorian , which is forecast to make landfall on the Atlantic coast Monday as a risky Category 4 storm .

by | August 31, 2019 | 23:09

The ordeal was caught on closed-circuit video recorded inside Sanchez's cell. "That's hardly a justification for continuing to say that nothing is wrong with the fact that they made Ms. Nobody was helping me. "There were so many people there and nobody lifted a finger basically", she told the station . "That pain is indescribable, and what hurts me more is the fact that nobody cared".

by | August 31, 2019 | 21:55

Organizers said protests were held in more than 30 locations throughout England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. "I'm afraid that the more our friends and partners think, at the back of their minds, that Brexit could be stopped, that the United Kingdom could be kept in by Parliament, the less likely they are to give us the deal that we need".

by | August 31, 2019 | 21:53

Khalid Sheikh Mohammad was captured in Pakistan in 2003, and transferred to America's Guantánamo base in Cuba where he was later charged. In addition, he confessed to having plotted to assassinate a list of figures including Pope John Paul II, former US Presidents Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter, and former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf.

by | August 31, 2019 | 21:39

USA presidential retreat. Face-to-face talks between Chinese and American trade negotiators scheduled for Washington in September are still happening "as of now", he said. He said as the euro falls against the dollar, it is "giving them a big export and manufacturing advantage", while his aggressive tariffs are taking care of "bad and/or unfair players".

by | August 31, 2019 | 20:24

The US has blacklisted the Iranian tanker Adrian Darya, saying it had "reliable information" it was transporting oil to Syria in defiance of wide-ranging sanctions on the regime of Bashar al-Assad. Iran said Monday it had "sold the oil" aboard the tanker but refused to identify the buyer for fear of subjecting them to United States sanctions.

by | August 31, 2019 | 20:19

Since 2017, eight people have pleaded guilty in an investigation of union officials and Fiat Chrysler executives enriching themselves with money from a job training center in Detroit. When the office number was called, a recording played that said the office was closed. "The federal government tends to be silent, [and] the problem is silence breeds speculation".

by | August 31, 2019 | 20:06

The State Disaster Resource Force (SDRF) teams are carrying out rescue operation in the area and the NDRF team was alerted. The blast - which rocked homes and buildings in several surrounding villages - was followed by a huge fire with clouds of black smoke billowing out, Shirpur Police Station official Sanjay Ahire told IANS.

by | August 31, 2019 | 19:35

He added in a statement posted by state news agency SABA on Thursday that government forces had withdrawn from Aden to prevent the city from being destroyed, following the UAE air strikes that left dozens killed and wounded. The UN Security Council expressed concern over the increasing violence and humanitarian impact and called on all parties to show restraint and to preserve Yemen's territorial integrity.

by | August 31, 2019 | 19:24

The satellite pictures were taken Thursday morning of the Khomeini Space Center in Iran's Semnan province. A satellite image taken by the commercial firm Planet shows the pad painted a bright blue. Tehran said in 2012 that it had successfully put its third domestically-made satellite Navid (Promise) into orbit. "Such vehicles incorporate technologies that are just about identical and interchangeable with these utilized in ballistic missiles, together with intercontinental ballistic ...

by | August 31, 2019 | 18:56

Meanwhile, an online petition calling for Parliament not to be suspended until Brexit is postponed or revoked has already gathered more than 1.4 million signatures on the government's official website. The Queen's Speech is the traditional ceremonial event that opens parliament for a new year. On Wednesday the Queen approved Mr Johnson's request to prorogue - or suspend - Parliament no earlier than September 9 and no later than September 12, until October 14.

by | August 31, 2019 | 18:13

Under the accord, rebels who confess their involvement in war crimes like the extortive kidnappings of civilians and recruitment of child soldiers will be spared jail time and protected from extradition to the USA, which has charged the FARC's top leadership with cocaine trafficking.