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by | September 17, 2017 | 00:19

Unsurprisingly, British leaders- who have to actually deal with United Kingdom terrorist attacks, rather than just use them to build political capital- aren't too pleased. More than 20 people were injured near Parsons Green subway station, in what police termed "a terrorist incident". An 18-year-old man was arrested on Saturday in connection with the attack, though police have not identified or charged him.

by | September 17, 2017 | 00:13

A deacon from her Roman Catholic church has also stopped by. Some are in critical condition, she said. Police have opened a criminal investigation. Near the point of despair, remembering to take her medicine or locating her cane are nearly insurmountable challenges.

by | September 17, 2017 | 00:11

State legislators approved a measure early Saturday morning that would make California a sanctuary state. The bill passed 50-26 and was headed back to the state Senate late Friday for final approval before going to Gov. Saturday, De Leon said the changes were reasonable, and reflected a powerful compromise between law enforcement officials and advocates. The California Sheriffs' Association continues to oppose it.

by | September 16, 2017 | 01:32

Just one month after a demonstration over plans to remove a statue of Confederate general Robert E. Lee turned violent, resulting in a woman's death, a different group of protesters has targeted a statue of U.S. But Sullivan said Jefferson also "made many contributions to the progress of the early American Republic: he served as the third President of the United States, championed religious freedom, and authored the Declaration of Independence".

by | September 16, 2017 | 01:28

It's hardly a welcome development, but this case does give Pope Francis a chance to demonstrate whether the Catholic Church's leadership has learned its lessons from the decades-long abuse scandals around the world. "He won praise from advocates of survivors of abuse for having established a commission of experts to advise the church on keeping pedophiles out of the priesthood and protecting children".

by | September 16, 2017 | 01:26

Jose has re-strengthen into a Category 1 hurricane as it sits off the coast of North Carolina. Jose is looking better organized on satellite and appears set to gain strength over the next couple of days. 15, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. EDT (1330 UTC), NOAA's GOES East satellite captured this visible image of the Tropical Storm Jose northwest of the Bahamas. The storm's track is forecast to go northward Sunday into Monday.

by | September 16, 2017 | 01:28

The court had reserved its verdict on the review petitions after the lawyers for all petitioners completed their arguments earlier in the day. Justice Asif Saeed Khan Khosa, heading a five-member bench hearing the review petitions against the Panama Papers case verdict of July 28, said: "This is not the first case against the Sharifs, as, in the past, cases were filed against the Sharif family and the courts provided then relief".

by | September 16, 2017 | 01:23

ESPN issued a statement Wednesday saying they would not be firing Hill. "My respect for the company and my colleagues remains unconditional", she said, as reported by CNN . "We have addressed this with Jemele and she recognizes her actions were inappropriate ", the statement concluded... The former New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox player said Hill should use her platform to inspire people instead of providing an outlet for her audience to become more accepting of rants ...

by | September 16, 2017 | 01:19

A neighbour living next door to the school told the Reuters news agency they heard screams and saw the flames. The victims are trapped inside the room when the fire broke out high. He said they were due to move back at the end of this month. Meanwhile, Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Jamil Khir Baharom said the earliest they can release the results of the victim identification will be 3.30pm today, as reported by The Star .

by | September 16, 2017 | 01:16

After writing a letter to the White House offering Mr. Trump landscaping service free of charge, a service for which he normally charges his neighbors eight dollars, the president agreed to let him show off his grass-clipping skills. Frank really did mow a section of lawn that was more than symbolic. The young entrepreneur also got to keep the black work gloves provided by the National Park Service as a souvenir.

by | September 16, 2017 | 01:17

Mnuchin said as a member of the president's National Security Council he needed a secure communication link with Washington and his staff put in a request for use of an Air Force jet for his honeymoon trip with his wife Louise Linton to Scotland, France and Italy.

by | September 16, 2017 | 01:14

On September 7 a federal court in San Francisco, the liberal-leaning 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, rejected the Trump administration's limited view of who is allowed into the United States under the travel ban . Police said they were aware of reports on social media and would release facts regarding the incident once they could be sure of their accuracy. None of the perpetrators of the major USA terrorist attacks carried out in the name of Islam in the past 15 years have come from the ...

by | September 16, 2017 | 01:14

Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani was to meet in the morning in Berlin with German Chancellor Angela Merkel before flying to Paris for talks with French President Emmanuel Macron. Erdogan has strongly spoken out against the sanctions applied by the four countries. Prime Minister Binali Yildirim also hosted his Kuwaiti counterpart Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah in Ankara on Thursday.

by | September 16, 2017 | 01:10

The postal survey will only ask a single question and that question can only be answered with a "Yes" or a "No". The result is going to be kept under wraps until it's announced. I write in my own name and do not claim to represent anybody else although I have a feeling there are many who will hold a similar view. Greens leader Richard Di Natale, whose colleague Janet Rice co-sponsored one of the legal challenges, declared: "We're going to work our backsides off and win this bloody thing".

by | September 16, 2017 | 01:13

In a White House statement issued Thursday, Trump said he opposed bigotry in all forms and was "pleased" to sign the resolution . "You know, there are also many bad guys on the other side", the president told reporters aboard Airforce 1, prompting new criticism that he did not adequately condemn the language of hatred.

by | September 16, 2017 | 01:08

Former St. Louis Police Officer Jason Stockley, who is white, was found not guilty of first-degree murder for killing Anthony Lamar Smith , a drug suspect who was black, while on duty in December 2011. Stockley opted for a bench trial rather than take his chances with a jury. A case in OH twice ended with hung juries, and prosecutors have decided not to seek a third trial.

by | September 16, 2017 | 01:07

The Indian government's plan to deport Rohingya Muslims, who have come to India due to alleged persecution in Myanmar, as it considers them as illegal immigrants. In its affidavit given to the apex court, the Foreigners' Division of the home ministry emphasised that there have been intelligence reports that some Rohingyas are involved in militancy and are very active in places such as Delhi, Jammu, Hyderabad and Mewat.

by | September 16, 2017 | 01:06

ProPublica explains that it placed three ads and selected the audience categories from Facebook's ad-buying platform. "In this case, we've removed the associated targeting fields in question", said Rob Leathern , Facebook's product management director.

by | September 16, 2017 | 01:04

Cassini project manager Earl Maize hugs Julie Webster, spacecraft operations team manager, at Mission Control at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory just after the mission's end. She called Cassini's revelations about this moon "one of the most astonishing discoveries for planetary science ... that has really changed our thinking about where to look for life".

by | September 16, 2017 | 01:04

Elderly residents were evacuated Wednesday morning from the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills which lost power during the storm. Three died at the nursing home, and the rest died after being evacuated to Memorial Healthcare System facilities, city officials said .

by | September 16, 2017 | 00:59

More than 400 people have been killed in Rakhine State and almost 400,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled to neighbouring Bangladesh, overwhelming the nation's border camps. On September 8, over 300 Muslims also protested in Tokyo, Japan in front of Myanmar embassy over Rohingya affairs of which Myanmar nationals there also staged a counter-protest against it.

by | September 16, 2017 | 00:59

Slated for September 25, the non-binding referendum will see residents of northern Iraq's Kurdish region vote on whether or not to declare formal independence from Baghdad. "If our will is strong, we will achieve victory", Barzani said. "The escalating tactics this week by the Iraqis are causing a large public backlash, and will strengthen the Kurdish referendum enormously", Zebari said.

by | September 16, 2017 | 00:55

This has been a hard situation". President Donald Trump told Texans bailing themselves out from Hurricane Harvey's floods that the storm, which caused the most extreme rainstorm on record, was an unprecedented event . "So I hope he runs for the Senate", Trump said. "This is a state that I know very well, as you understand". "The President and the entire administration continue to monitor the situation in Puerto Rico, the United States Virgin Islands, Florida, Texas, and all areas ...

by | September 15, 2017 | 00:36

Could one ever imagine that the immigration debate would extend to ... the front desk of Motel 6, home of the "We'll leave the light on for you" slogan? Empowered by the Trump administration and President Donald Trump's promise to severely crack down on illegal immigration , ICE agents have ramped up efforts to arrest undocumented immigrants.

by | September 15, 2017 | 00:37

That effort effectively died on the floor of the Senate in July when the party couldn't get 51 votes do little more than punt the serious health care policy questions to a conference committee. Sen. Graham's bill is co-sponsored by Sens. "The third - advocated by state insurance commissioners, governors, and senators from both sides of the aisle - is to give states more flexibility in the approval of coverage, choices, and prices for health insurance".

by | September 15, 2017 | 00:33

The so-called Islamic State group has said it carried out the attack. Police colonel Ali Abdul Hussain said in a brief statement, "One attacker blew up his suicide vest inside the crowded restaurant while a group of other gunmen started to throw grenades and fire at diners".

by | September 15, 2017 | 00:29

She was living in the Maryland suburb of Olney and had taught social studies at Wilde Lake High School in Howard County since 2014. Montgomery County police Chief Thomas Manger said at a Wednesday that the body of the 31-year-old woman was discovered 38 miles west of Washington, according to CBS News .

by | September 15, 2017 | 00:28

Turkey - which for over three decades has battled the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) in its southeast - is strictly opposed to any move to a Kurdish state anywhere in the region. "That is the only body that can remove him". The EU also declared its support for the territorial integrity of Iraq while the USA and Kurdish opposition Goran Movement demanded the postponement of the referendum.

by | September 15, 2017 | 00:32

Following the clash between the large group of white nationalists holding a rally in the small college town and counterprotesters Trump condemned "both sides" for the violence . "I was certainly aware of the important of the conversation". He continues to stick to that message. Scott was "not at all" fixated on his displeasure with the president's Charlottesville comments, she said.

by | September 15, 2017 | 00:29

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has repeatedly dismissed U.S. requests to inspect military sites or any "classified" areas, scoffing at U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley's recent appeal to the IAEA to convince Iran that inspections would affirm its compliance with the deal.

by | September 15, 2017 | 00:29

The fire was Britain's deadliest in more than a century, and provoked intense grief and anger. It also focused attention on the startling inequality in London. At the end of his 45-minute statement, the retired judge stood up and walked out of the room. "Our main concern is that the victims and the residents, and the people that lived in the surrounding blocks, is that their concerns are listened to", Nancy Collins, a lawyer for some of the survivors, told BBC television.

by | September 15, 2017 | 00:29

He said the two sides seemed to be competing to show how high they could raise their fists. He said sanctions and regional diplomacy wouldn't work, either. It was Moon's first interview since Pyongyang's sixth and most powerful nuclear test on September 3, following a series of missile launches. The country has been accelerating efforts to ramp up its military capabilities in face of a torrent of weapons tests by the Hermit Kingdom.

by | September 15, 2017 | 00:27

Many of them perished during the migration. This has generated wave of protests across the world. "In response to the humanitarian crisis being faced on account of the large influx of refugees into Bangladesh , government of India has made a decision to extend assistance to Bangladesh ", the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said in a press release, announcing the commencement of Operation Insaniyat.

by | September 15, 2017 | 00:19

The bureau's data also shows that the poverty rate fell by 0.8 percent previous year, to 12.7 percent - which is to say, 2.5 million Americans escaped poverty, while 40.6 million remained mired in it, despite living in the wealthiest country in human history.

by | September 15, 2017 | 00:19

In the European Union's equivalent of a State of the Union address in the US, Mr Juncker presented proposals for an investment screening framework. In his speech, Juncker insisted Europe wants deals that would be profitable for the bloc, not only the other side. "It should be the moment we come together to take the decisions needed for a more united, stronger and democratic Europe", he added.