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by | June 26, 2018 | 20:26

Following the crash, Uber temporarily discontinued self-driving tests in Arizona and laid off 300 operators from the autonomous vehicle unit. "I was not able to find anywhere in the literature that the self-driving systems alerts the vehicle operator to potential hazards or when they should take manual control of the vehicle to perform an evasive maneuver", a Tempe detective wrote in the report, according to Gizmodo .

by | June 25, 2018 | 10:15

A record 23 people have filed to run for president in the July 30 election. "Their successful conduct will mark a major step in the efforts to enhance democracy and the rule of law in Zimbabwe ", the statement read. The blast has shocked many in Zimbabwe, and Mnangagwa has called it a cowardly act. "The ANC views these as barbaric and cowardice acts of assassination attempts and deliberate ploys to destabilise and create disunity and confusion in our sister African countries.

by | June 25, 2018 | 07:35

Dogs in the competition flaunt their imperfections as they walk down a red carpet with their owners. As well as Zsa Zsa , this year's competitors included a blackhead-covered Chinese-crested dachshund mutt and a bulldog bitser with excess wrinkly skin.

by | June 25, 2018 | 06:36

Mr. Trump tweeted Sunday that the US immigration system is "laughed at all over the world" and is "very unfair" to individuals using legal avenues to gain entry. The statement comes three days after Trump ended his policy that led to family separations , allowing families to be held together in detention centers, after an outpouring of protests.

by | June 23, 2018 | 19:53

The US president suggested Democrats had fabricated some of the news that came from the border following a backlash against his policy of forcibly separating illegal immigrant families. After a vote on the more conservative of two GOP proposals failed Thursday, a vote on the more moderate "compromise" bill was pushed off to Friday - and then possibly to next week.

by | June 23, 2018 | 18:35

Eventually, the priest grabs the baby by the chin and delivers a firm slap across the baby's face. In the video , the child can be heard crying before the priest slaps the baby around the 24 second mark. The family's shock becomes evident when the priest slaps the baby across the face. A video showing a priest slapping a baby during a baptism has gone viral.

by | June 23, 2018 | 00:13

About a dozen protesters heckled Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen about the Trump administration's immigration policy as she ate dinner at a Mexican restaurant in Washington . "We are keeping the family together". It also calls into question numerous administration's recent claims about the basis of the "zero tolerance" policy that was announced by Sessions in April.

by | June 23, 2018 | 00:02

The confident, optimistic language marked a complete reversal from Trump's criticism of Kim as "little Rocket Man" and his threats past year to deliver "fire and fury" to North Korea if necessary. Its nuclear program has many other elements, including nuclear materials production facilities, nuclear warheads, ballistic missiles and missile launchers.

by | June 21, 2018 | 05:19

South Korea on Tuesday presented a united front with the US on a decision to call off major joint military drills, one week after President Donald Trump's surprise announcement that he would suspend such exercises with the longtime Asian ally.

by | June 20, 2018 | 05:08

The Trump administration announced a 25 percent tariff on up to $50 billion worth of Chinese imports on Friday, instantly escalating a trade dispute between the world's two largest economies. "Beijing has a freer hand for informal retaliation, which will now start to increase". Aside from slapping tariffs on American products, China's arsenal of potential retaliatory measures is formidable, and it could inflict heavy punishment on the more than $200 billion of investment by American ...

by | June 20, 2018 | 05:00

Sen. Kamala Harris, a California Democrat who is a potential presidential candidate, issued a blistering statement. "The government should be in the business of keeping families together, not tearing them apart", Harris, a rising star in the Democratic Party, said in a statement.

by | June 20, 2018 | 04:57

While it was negotiated with an understanding the White House would back it, he said in a "Fox & Friends" appearance on Friday that he would veto it. Florida Republican Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart told reporters that they would have "serious problems" if Trump's statement stands. That policy applies to thousands of cases each month.

by | June 20, 2018 | 04:09

Southgate opted to make Kane England's captain ahead of Liverpool skipper Jordan Henderson before the tournament and Trippier feels the Spurs forward has already exerted his influence on his England team-mates. "I want to prove myself at a major tournament". Lineker defended his tweet by suggesting "many people who have never played have a good understanding of the game".

by | June 20, 2018 | 03:55

First reports to police said a suspicious noise came from inside Southgate tube station. The station is now closed, and officers are on the scene. Police say no cause has yet been established. However, BTP later tweeted: "Enquiries continue but we do not believe this to be terror related at [this] time". We remain at Southgate Tube station in London following a reported minor explosion.

by | June 18, 2018 | 21:02

The rebels are holding out for more, warning that they could bring down the government. In her own interview broadcast on Sunday the prime minister rejected the idea she had double-crossed her rebels. "Our position is to support the amendment as tabled (proposed) by the government", he said. He said it was unlikely that MPs would reject the Government's final deal with the European Union in January 2019, or that no deal is reached.

by | June 18, 2018 | 20:34

The carjacker then apparently abandoned that vehicle and tried to carjack a second one at Walmart, but the driver refused to give it up. "As we were speaking to witnesses at that scene, we get another call of shots fired here at Walmart", Wohl said.

by | June 18, 2018 | 20:22

Goodlatte notified his Democratic counterpart New York Rep. At the time, Giuliani did not provide additional context or explain who Trump may pardon. Mr. Trump seized on the findings of the Justice Department Inspector General, claiming the report provides evidence of deep bias against him at the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and "exonerates" him from allegations of collusion with Moscow and obstruction of justice.

by | June 18, 2018 | 20:01

The magnitude 6.1 natural disaster struck shortly after 8 a.m. north of Osaka at a depth of about 13 kilometers (8 miles), the Japan Meteorological Agency said. The Japanese government had not received reports of major damage as of 8.30am, spokesman Yoshihide Suga told reporters. Japan's JXTG Nippon Oil & Energy Corp has shut all its refining units at the 115,000 barrels per day Osaka refinery after the quake, with product shipments halted.

by | June 17, 2018 | 23:36

Trump was optimistic following his meeting but the Israeli intelligence report says, "the US retreated from its positions on several issues relating to North Korea's nuclear program". Interested in North Korea? On Friday, Trump was asked by a reporter how he can mourn the death of American Otto Warmbier, who was held hostage in North Korea and returned to the U.S.in a coma a year ago, while "in the same breath" defending Kim's human rights abuses.

by | June 17, 2018 | 23:18

China has hit back at Donald Trump's decision to impose tariffs on $50bn (£37bn) worth of its goods by responding in kind as the tit-for-tat trade war heats up. Trump no longer believes that Beijing's influence over North Korea is a compelling reason to ease up on trade talks now that his administration has opened up a direct line of communication with the nuclear-armed country, the first administration official said.

by | June 17, 2018 | 23:06

Video provided by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Wednesday offered a glimpse at life inside Casa Padre, a former Walmart located along the Mexican border that has been home to almost 1,500 immigrant children for more than a year.

by | June 17, 2018 | 22:43

The Republican-led House of Representatives may vote next week on two immigration measures - a hard-line bill drafted by House Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte, and a compromise measure that limits legal immigration while also ending the family separations.

by | June 17, 2018 | 22:08

In fact, Manafort served there for almost five months. Didn't know Manafort was the head of the Mob. Manafort does not actually have a "tough sentence", or any sentence, because he has not been convicted. The distinction matters because unregistered foreign lobbying in the U.S. is a crime, while lobbying exclusively in Europe would be outside the special counsel's jurisdiction.

by | June 17, 2018 | 21:06

It also said that UAE forces and local allies had penetrated the Houthis' front line on the airport perimeter. The Arab coalition also struck the main road linking Hodeida to the capital Sanaa to block reinforcements. The Houthis seized control of Sanaa in September 2014, later pushing south toward the port city of Aden. Despite strong US ties with coalition members, particularly the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia, the war in Yemen faces strong opposition in the US Congress.

by | June 15, 2018 | 16:18

He is survived by parents, wife and two minor children, a girl and a boy. There was no immediate word from police on the identity or possible motive of the gunmen. Extremely shocked & pained at his death. Rising Kashmir Editor Syed Shujaat Bukhari was shot dead right outside his office on Thursday. "My deepest condolences to his family", Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said.