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by | October 28, 2018 | 18:21

The arrest came hours after two more suspicious packages were found on Friday - one addressed to Democratic Senator Cory Booker of New Jersey and another to former national intelligence chief James Clapper , another frequent target of criticism from the far right.

by | October 28, 2018 | 15:17

She described selecting the piece at Buckingham Palace in the run-up to her wedding to Prince Harry in May, on which she gained the title Duchess of Sussex and formally joined the royal family. She said Harry responded: "What, waiting around at Government House in the cold?" and the couple both laughed. While interest in their first major overseas tour since marrying in May was already high before the duke and duchess arrived, the baby news took it to another level.

by | October 28, 2018 | 14:55

Proposed by China in 2013, the Belt and Road Initiative refers to the Silk Road Economic Belt and the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road, aiming at building a trade and infrastructure network connecting Asia with Europe and Africa along the ancient trade routes of Silk Road.

by | October 27, 2018 | 06:56

Officers said a student heard the girls planning the attack. Upon killing each victim, the report says, they meant to stack her or him in a bathroom stall and wait for the next small student to enter the bathroom. Officials conducted a more thorough search and found the girls had several more knives, including a butcher knife. They told investigators they're practicing Satan worshippers and planned to commit suicide after the attack in hopes it would bring them closer to Satan.

by | October 27, 2018 | 06:52

He was charged with one count of interstate transportation of an explosive, one count of illegal mailing of explosives, one count of threats against former presidents and others, one count of threatening interstate communications, and one count of assaulting federal officers.

by | October 27, 2018 | 03:46

The prince himself has faced global criticism, with many officials saying he must have known about Khashoggi's killing in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul, allegedly by Saudi security agents, and some saying he may have ordered the killing. "We will prove to the world that the two governments (Saudi and Turkish) are cooperating to punish any criminal, any culprit and at the end justice will prevail", Prince Mohammed said to applause.

by | October 27, 2018 | 03:09

But four days after crossing into Mexico , the caravan is still more than 3,000 kilometers (1,860 miles) from the U.S. border. And earlier this year, a caravan of approximately 1,200 people moving toward the US had dwindled to 200 people by the time it reached California.

by | October 26, 2018 | 16:18

The Reuters news agency quoted police chief Brigadier General Farid al Sharaa as telling state television that the rush of floodwater swept away a bus carrying a total of 44 children and teachers. Prime Minister, Omar Razzaz, is on his way to the site to supervise the rescue operation where school students were raided by heavy floods in Dead Sea on Thursday, October 25, 2018 .

by | October 26, 2018 | 16:03

A package containing a pipe bomb was found in the mail room of CNN's NY bureau in the Time Warner Center on Wednesday. Anthony Scaramucci, who briefly served as the White House communications director, has given an unflattering portrayal of his former boss, White House Chief of Staff John Kelly, who sacked him last summer.

by | October 26, 2018 | 16:04

I am not gonna let the media smear me like they like to do with so many other people. Meanwhile DeSantis followed the tried-and-tested Trump attack lines - hitting out at Gillum for being soft on crime and wanting to abolish ICE. "I know firsthand that when we start going down that road, it can be very, very deadly", DeSantis said. However, records released as part of a subpoena by the lawyer for former Florida lobbyist Adam Corey, a longtime Gillum ally, seem to paint a different picture.

by | October 26, 2018 | 16:02

DeSantis said the ad was tongue in cheek before segueing to Trump's decision to move the US Embassy to Jerusalem. Hours before a Florida gubernatorial debate on the network, CNN released a poll showing Democratic candidate Andrew Gillum with a 12-point edge over Republican Ron DeSantis .

by | October 26, 2018 | 14:29

No one at CBP, including the Border Patrol, endorses this activity. The additional troops would provide logistical and other support to the Border Patrol, said the official, who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss a plan that had not yet been finalized and formally announced.

by | October 24, 2018 | 09:57

With the swift journeys, the economic belt of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area has taken shape and become an economic circle that can be completed in an hour, uniting Hong Kong's financial services, Guangdong's industrial manufacturing and Macao's entertainment industry.

by | October 24, 2018 | 09:29

Passing tax bills through Congress is very hard, however, as it requires 60 votes in the Senate and could revive a debate about whether lawmakers went too far in cutting taxes for businesses past year. "Right now, the person who's discussing the 10-percent tax cut for the White House is the president, and so you should go to the press office and to the president if you want more information on that", Hassett said.

by | October 22, 2018 | 19:39

Independent candidate Dr Kerryn Phelps as claimed victory in Malcolm Turnbull's old seat of Wentworth. The future of the Liberal-National Party Coalition (LNP) government has been cast into doubt after it lost its majority in the House of Representatives in Saturday's by-election in Turnbull's former seat of Wentworth.

by | October 22, 2018 | 17:07

After over two weeks of near silence, Saudi Arabia has now admitted Khashoggi was killed in the consulate but the kingdom's explanations are seen even by its allies as contradictory and unsatisfying. A view of Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul. Salah expressed his honest thanks to the prince for his condolences, according to the SPA. Saudi Arabia's King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman have extended their condolences to the family and relatives of the late journalist ...

by | October 22, 2018 | 10:31

In his comments, Mr al-Jubeir described the incident as murder. "We are determined to uncover every stone. And we are determined to punish those who are responsible for this murder", he said. Still, he defended Saudi Arabia as an "incredible ally" and expressed hope that Mohammed was not involved. Kuwait praised King Salman for his handling of the case, while Egypt, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates have been among those reflecting similar praise.

by | October 20, 2018 | 15:31

Ever since he disappeared October 2, Saudi officials have repeatedly said that he left the consulate alive and that they had no information about his whereabouts or fate. Saudi King Salman has also reportedly ordered the formation of a ministerial committee, headed by Crown Prince Mohammed, which will have one month to release a report on the facts of the case, according to state TV.

by | October 20, 2018 | 14:52

Among the topics were gun control, gay rights, the women's march, and the National Football League anthem debate. Among politicians attacked were John McCain, Paul Ryan, Marco Rubio, Mitch McConnell, and former President Barack Obama. "Currently, we do not have any evidence of a compromise or disruption of infrastructure that would enable adversaries to prevent voting, change vote counts or disrupt our ability to tally votes in the midterm elections", the agencies said.

by | October 20, 2018 | 10:04

Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald issued a plea on Facebook for 100 volunteers to report to the intersection of Highway 8 and 16th Street in the city of Barron to help conduct "a routine search for articles of evidentiary value that may be related to the incident".

by | October 20, 2018 | 02:59

Both leaders spoke by telephone earlier this week, however there were no indications they are closer to resolving the outstanding Irish border issue. May's plans have been criticized by all sides at home - Brexit campaigners accuse her of making Britain a vassal state, European Union supporters say they offer the worst of all worlds and others have expressed frustration over the lengthy talks.

by | October 19, 2018 | 20:18

Menon, one of the journalists at the forefront of the movement, said that after the initial shock of Akbar's defamation complaint had passed, women activists and their supporters have gained new momentum - and new impetus to organise themselves.

by | October 19, 2018 | 19:13

Gianforte - who represents the state's single at-large district - pleaded guilty in court a year ago to a charge of misdemeanor assault and is seeking reelection in November. "Faith, Keith and I watched in disbelief as Gianforte then began punching the man, as he moved on top the reporter and began yelling something to the effect of 'I'm sick and exhausted of this!' ..." Trump said he was afraid Gianforte would lose after the moment, but then recalled, "Wait a moment, I know Montana ".

by | October 18, 2018 | 11:15

The Orthodox Church split from the Catholic Church in 1054. Last month the Russian Orthodox Church announced it would no longer participate in structures chaired by the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople, deepening the row over the Ukrainian Church's bid to break away from Moscow's orbit.

by | October 18, 2018 | 10:53

While thousands of bare-chested men entered the temple with offerings of tumeric and incense when it opened for the first time since the court decision, there were no signs of any women going in. Congress leaders are set to approach the high command in Delhi to seek approval as it fears that the right wing outfits, including BJP and RSS, may hijack the emotional issue, denting its vote bank, especially the upper caste Hindus.