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by | September 03, 2019 | 10:20

In an implicit warning to lawmakers, Johnson said: "We will not accept any attempt to go back on our promises". Scotland's first minister says she's all for a general election , provided that it takes place before Britain is set to leave the European Union on October 31.

by | September 03, 2019 | 09:54

With maximum sustained winds of 220 km/h and an essentially stationary movement on Monday evening, Hurricane Dorian will continue to bring extremely risky conditions to the Bahamas . Dorian will then become a major threat to Georgia and SC, as the system recurves to the northeast. "A slight fluctuation westward by the storm could bring those tropical storm winds to all of Orange County".

by | September 03, 2019 | 09:39

Iran's government spokesman said on Monday Iran and France's views have become closer over Tehran's nuclear deal, mainly after phone calls between President Hassan Rouhani and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron . "But for now at least, given Trump's messaging at the G-7, it seems the French have got the US green light on pushing forward with the economic package they have been discussing with the Iranians".

by | September 03, 2019 | 09:35

Get it for your iPhone here . Following the unabated killing of Nigerians in South Africa, the Federal Government has declared that enough is enough . Police arrested 41 people for the violence in Johannesburg, while 8 others were arrested in Tembisa township, east of Johannesburg, and one person arrested in the capitol Pretoria, police said.

by | September 03, 2019 | 08:41

Details around her almost 24-hour abduction are still sketchy while the four men who kidnapped her in front of Laërskool Kollegepark on Monday morning were still at large. Naidoo appealed to the public to allow the investigation to take its course. "Investigators are busy investigating her disappearance and her sudden reappearance", says Naidoo.

by | September 03, 2019 | 08:20

Meanwhile Mr Hammond wrote to the PM asking him to set out details of his plan to renegotiate the Brexit deal with Brussels in an apparent attempt to get Mr Johnson to show whether he is serious about avoiding a no-deal exit. Opposition lawmakers in the British parliament are launching a bill aimed at preventing a no-deal exit from the European Union, which Johnson says he will permit if no agreement can be found.

by | September 03, 2019 | 08:08

Whatever happens, it is going to be a unusual month in British politics. A cross-party group of parliamentarians wants a ruling at the Court of Session that Mr Johnson is acting illegally. "And so I say, to show our friends in Brussels that we are united in our goal, MPs should vote with the government against Corbyn's pointless delay", the PM said.

by | September 03, 2019 | 07:36

Firefighters remain at the scene monitoring the building. The fire started when a vehicle parked on level one caught fire, before spreading to adjoining vehicles. Thankfully, the shopping centre and auto park were quickly evacuated and nobody was injured. "I have been speaking to a few of the businesses and they are utterly devastated", said Cllr Forde.

by | September 03, 2019 | 07:15

The trainee pilot managed to land the plane safely with the help of the operating tower, who gave him positive reinforcement and advice on keeping his wings level, and maintaining steady speed and altitude throughout the flight. That definitely saved me. "But you're going to do an awesome job and we're going to help you get down to the ground, OK?" 'If I hadn't have studied, we wouldn't be here - it is at simple as that'.

by | September 03, 2019 | 07:00

Stevens", the statement reads. During the call, which police released this week, Stevens told the dispatcher that she could not swim and that the water was rising very quickly. Baker said the police department would have disciplined Reneau if she were still on the force, the Times Record reported. According to the release: "An officer on scene removed his duty gear, donned a life vest, and was ready to enter the current tied to a rope but the speed and volume of water made this attempt ...

by | September 03, 2019 | 06:25

Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. More storms may fire up in the afternoon. Simulated radar from the NAM model shows the possibility of a few showers or thundershowers moving through late this afternoon into the evening. But by Thursday , AccuWeather said it will become more fall-like as temperatures dip into the 70s. Thursday: Partly cloudy, hot and humid. If you're curious as to what impacts Hurricane Dorian could pose on our weather here locally, it won't be much.

by | September 03, 2019 | 02:42

Texas governor Greg Abbott , citing family members, said the girl would need to have surgery Monday in order to remove shrapnel from her body. U.S. Also killed was Leilah Hernandez, 15, who had just celebrated a coming of age party, the newspaper reported. Police said Ator's arrest in 2001 was in the county where Waco is located, hundreds of miles east of Odessa.

by | September 03, 2019 | 02:34

Asylum-seekers who reach Australia are sent to Australian-run detention camps in Papua New Guinea and the South Pacific island of Nauru, where they are held in conditions widely criticised by organisations such as the United Nations. "This is senseless cruelty, this is cruelty for the sake of being cruel", federal Greens leader Richard Di Natale told reporters at a rally in Melbourne on Sunday.

by | September 03, 2019 | 02:07

All eyes are on Hurricane Dorian as it continues its crawl across the Atlantic and makes its way to the U.S. St. Lucie County authorities said they have already received a report of an attempted burglary at a vacated home, and Sheriff Ken Mascara warned would-be looters, "We are watching for this kind of activity".

by | September 03, 2019 | 01:28

Video that Jibrilu and government spokesman Kevin Harris said was sent by Abaco residents showed homes missing parts of roofs, electric lines on the ground and smashed and overturned cars. "When scientists put the pieces together, they project that in general, hurricanes will become more intense in a warming world. much like we've seen recently with Hurricanes Harvey, Michael and Florence", the Union of Concerned Scientists, a nonprofit science advocacy group, said in a blog post about ...

by | September 03, 2019 | 00:47

The New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs has confirmed it's providing consular assistance to the families of two people who died in the crash, but would not confirm their identity for privacy reasons. Family friend Fortunato Boquia, who lives in Whangārei but is now in the Philippines, told Stuff the couple's deaths had shocked the Filipino community - both in the Philippines and at home in Northland.

by | September 02, 2019 | 23:39

Meg Green tweeted: "My sister is stuck in the middle of a Cat 5 hurricane". The category 5 hurricane is set to spread to Orlando and other cities in Florida, particularly around the coast, on Wednesday morning, according to current predictions .

by | September 02, 2019 | 21:50

The motive for the attack is unknown. Final Might, a parcel bomb in entrance of a baker's store in central Lyon left 14 individuals barely injured. The attack happened around 4:30 p.m.at the Laurent-Bonnevay metro station in the town of Villeurbanne, near Lyon , France Televisions reported. A suspect who was carrying a knife was arrested while authorities were hunting for a suspected second attacker believed to be carrying a metal spike used to roast meat.

by | September 02, 2019 | 20:38

An Afghan official says US envoy Zalmay Khalilzad has met with President Ashraf Ghani in the capital, Kabul , to brief him on the latest round of talks with the Taliban on ending America's longest war . Rabani said the insurgents briefly took control of the hospital earlier in the day, but Fazeli said the fighters left after staffers told them the patients could be hurt in any crossfire.

by | September 02, 2019 | 20:12

President Donald Trump's administration, and has featured national soccer hero Robert Lewandowski in its advertising. A 2020 Trump campaign banner hung on a security barrier at the far perimeter of the square, behind which more than a dozen crowd-goers wearing red "Poland Stands with USA" T-shirts gathered well before the ceremony began.