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by | February 25, 2018 | 18:33

Abubakar, who is in detention at a military facility, was arrested at Buni Yadi when he allegedly went on an espionage mission ahead of the insurgents' plot to attack the commander of the Special Force Training School. A roll-call at the girls' school in the village of Dapchi, Yobe state, on Tuesday showed 91 students were absent. The Yobe State Government recently said it has spent N15.8 billion in the last three years on fighting the Boko Haram insurgency.

by | February 25, 2018 | 18:28

The White House had said in mid-February that the two presidents were working on arranging a meeting. The 50-minute call on Tuesday ended after Trump refused to agree to say publicly that Mexico would not pay for his long-promised southern border wall, the Washington Post reported.

by | February 25, 2018 | 17:58

La Grande School District's School Resource Officer and Union County Sheriff's Dept. Cody Bowen said his biggest fear is that he'll not be there when he's needed. A deputy found that Cruz had knives and a BB gun and passed the information along to Stoneman Douglas' school resource officer - that was Peterson.

by | February 25, 2018 | 17:17

The cease-fire decision came as regime forces intensified attacks on Eastern Ghouta, a Damascus suburb, in recent days, killing 389 people in the past six days, according to the White Helmets. The PYD/ PKK , a Syrian offshoot of the PKK, which has been designated a terrorist organization by Turkey, the United States and the EU. Muslim still holds huge sway over the PYD even after his resignation from the party's leadership.

by | February 25, 2018 | 16:39

Mr. Bradley walked back the remarks Saturday in a statement rescinding his "seriously defamatory" remark. The US spy agency noted that Mr Corbyn attended a conference of the El Salvadorian trade union Fenastras in 1986, which was described as being connected to Marxist guerillas and the World Federation of Trade Unions, considered a Soviet front.

by | February 25, 2018 | 16:35

Once again, it was the images of children that propelled Trump to act. "When it came time to get in there and do something, he didn't have the courage, or something happened, but he certainly did a poor job - there's no question about that", Trump said of Scot Peterson, who resigned Thursday after surveillance video showed he had failed to enter Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland to confront the gunman as he was killing 17 people.

by | February 25, 2018 | 16:23

Suresh Raina , who was adjudged the Man of the Match for scoring 43 off 27 balls and taking one wicket for 27 in three overs, credited skipper Virat Kohli and coach Ravi Shastri for showing confidence in him. Dhawan was on 9, and India 54 for 1 in the sixth over, when he cut a Chris Morris ball to short third man, where all Shamsi had to do was accept, but he was unstable as the ball popped out of his hands.

by | February 25, 2018 | 16:14

The stated aim of the bill, proposed by Kulanu MK Rachel Azaria, is to protect homeowners against the possibility that private companies will not extend their leases. Whilst Israel prides itself on being a protector of Christians in the Middle East, most local Christians are Palestinians who oppose Israel's occupation of the West Bank.

by | February 25, 2018 | 15:49

Fisher's round consisted of birdies on the third, fifth and eighth and he followed that up with five more gains on the 11th, 15th, 16th, 17th and 18th while dropping his only shot of the day at the 12th. "I felt good all day, I felt comfortable". I was in my own zone, I knew I had a couple of shots of lead but Oli did great. "It went all the way to the last hole which, after my front nine, was what I was hoping for on the back nine", said Fisher, who won the 2011 Czech Open, but recorded his ...

by | February 25, 2018 | 15:07

Temperatures tonight will still be near 70 around midnight, and steady fall as the front pushes through Sunday . Today . Mostly cloudy. Rain likely, thunderstorms possible mainly between 10 a.m and 2 p.m. With temps falling, a change to mixed precip is possible as we head into the morning hours. Highs this week stay in the 60s for the most part. We dry out on Tuesday but another cold front means another rain chance by later Wednesday .

by | February 25, 2018 | 14:26

A court filing shows Gates has agreed to plea to charges accusing him of conspiring against the US government related to fraud and unregistered foreign lobbying as well as lying to federal authorities. Those exchanges are now being used by Mueller as evidence of Manafort's and Gates' illegal activities . And on Tuesday, a London-based lawyer with links to Russian Federation and to Gates pleaded guilty to lying to Federal Bureau of Investigation agents.

by | February 25, 2018 | 14:18

Delta and United said Saturday that they will end their discount programs for members of the NRA . According to the company's website , those benefits included "everyday savings", "bonus savings", and "premier travel perks". The decisions came as the names of companies with NRA associations began circulating widely on the Internet and social media under the #BoycottNRA hashtag following the deadly Valentines Day attack at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland.

by | February 25, 2018 | 14:09

Manafort was Trump's campaign chairman for three months in 2016, and gates was his deputy. Gates pleaded guilty to charges of money laundering, tax evasion, bank fraud and lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The programme began in 2014 and employed fake social media accounts and on-the-ground politicking to promote the campaign of Donald Trump , disparage Hillary Clinton and sow division and discord widely among the United States electorate, according to court documents .

by | February 25, 2018 | 13:50

The militant group al-Shabaab claimed responsibility for the attack. The number of deaths from Friday's twin vehicle bomb explosions in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, rose to at least 38, officials said on Saturday. In December previous year, 18 police officers were killed when an al-Shabaab fighter blew himself up inside the country's main police academy in Mogadishu.

by | February 25, 2018 | 13:43

In the latest indictment, prosecutors painted a detailed picture of how Manafort and Gates used offshore accounts to stash millions of dollars and illegally funneled the money into the United States to buy real estate and finance luxury lifestyles.

by | February 25, 2018 | 13:16

The news website ThinkProgress had listed them as companies that support the NRA, noting that First National Bank offered two NRA cards, each with a $40 bonus, and touted it as "enough to reimburse your one-year NRA membership! ".

by | February 25, 2018 | 13:09

China's Central Committee proposed on Sunday to remove a limit of two consecutive terms for the president and vice president, the official Xinhua news agency reported. The Central Committee also proposed inserting "Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era" into the constitution, Xinhua said in a separate report, referring toXi's guiding political thought that is already in the arguably more important Communist Party constitution.

by | February 25, 2018 | 10:49

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) - A North Korean delegation led by a controversial former general arrived in South Korea to attend Sunday's closing ceremony of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics and hold meetings with top South Korean officials .

by | February 25, 2018 | 10:49

Can it be used to improve the reach of the medical services and help in curing the diseases in more advanced way?" Even 50 Nirav Modis can not spoil the image of Narendra Modi because of his strong credibility, Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis declared on Friday.

by | February 25, 2018 | 10:46

The agency provided no immediate evidence for the claim. A police source said that the two explosions took place near the compound of the pro-secesssion Southern Transitional Council in Aden. It was the first attack of its kind since gunbattles erupted between southern separatists and the government of President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi last month over control of the city.

by | February 25, 2018 | 10:18

The terrorism task force discourages banks and global investors from lending money to a country put on its grey list. The move comes days after reports that Pakistan had been given a three-month reprieve before being placed on the list, which could hamper banking and hurt foreign investment.

by | February 25, 2018 | 09:29

Tharoor on Friday during a press conference had said, "Everywhere NPP is saying that they are independent and contesting by themselves, but in Meghalaya they are allied to BJP and attaching themselves as the tail that is wagging along whenever the dog barks".

by | February 25, 2018 | 09:15

A Seoul-led worldwide panel said North Korea staged a torpedo attack on the South Korean warship Cheonan, a claim the North denies. In a statement, South Korea's Unification Ministry said Pyongyang had accepted a proposal "to hold working-level talks" in the Tongilgak, a North Korea administrative building in the demilitarized zone that divides the two Koreas.

by | February 25, 2018 | 09:00

But reservations from Russian Federation, which has been the main backer of Syrian president Bashar Assad since the conflict began seven years ago, have hindered its implementation. The Syrian government and its Russian allies say they are pursuing Islamic extremists they call "terrorists" - and USA -backed forces are also going after IS and al-Qaida militants.

by | February 25, 2018 | 08:43

In the eastern suburbs of Damascus , a region called Eastern Ghouta , almost 500 people have been killed in a deadly escalation that began Sunday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights told The Associated Press. Sweden and Kuwait , which drafted the measure, requested the vote "as soon as possible", the Swedish mission said. "It shouldn't require a Security Council resolution or a ceasefire for starving civilians to be allowed life-saving assistance and protection from being ...

by | February 25, 2018 | 08:38

ET on AMC . "I was excited to do a lot of those storylines in the comics because there's a lot of really cool stuff", Chandler Riggs previously told The Hollywood Reporter , speaking in an interview published on the night his character's fate was revealed.

by | February 25, 2018 | 08:37

The GOM is expected to finalise the proposal and place it before the GST Council , which is likely to meet on March 10. The Government had issued notification for the implementation of e-way bill from February 1, 2018, but due to failure of system network, it was postponed.

by | February 25, 2018 | 07:45

The US request targets a national from Taiwan, Tsang Yung Yuan, who is said to be coordinating illegal North Korean coal exports with a North Korean broker in Russian Federation. Here's a look at how President Donald Trump and a top lieutenant described Friday's sanctions to punish the North for its development of nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles - and how they stack up against past economic restrictions that have been piled on Kim Jong Un's government in response to its illegal ...

by | February 25, 2018 | 07:42

Another proposal would authorise law enforcement to temporarily strip guns from people deemed to pose a threat to themselves or others. It doesn't take a scientist, however, to notice there have been a lot of deadly shootings recently. Students across the country say they are planning to walk out of schools in protest in the aftermath of the shooting this week in South Florida .

by | February 25, 2018 | 07:01

Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan says the 22-year-old female was in the library sitting at a table when the suspect, 24-year-old Jeffrey Yao, approached her from behind and stabbed her with a 10-inch hunting knife. A 22-year-old woman is dead after a double stabbing Saturday at a public library in MA. The elderly man was taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries and is expected to survive.

by | February 25, 2018 | 06:42

Speaking at a news conference in Riga on Saturday, Latvian Finance Minister Dana Reizniece-Ozola said that the winding up of ABLV was only one of the options. Treasury described the bank's practices as "institutionalized money laundering". Privately held ABLV, Latvia´s third biggest bank, has been in particular focus since US authorities accused it of covering up money laundering, bribing officials and facilitating the breach of sanctions against North Korea .

by | February 25, 2018 | 06:34

And as for one company that hasn't broken its ties to the NRA yet ... Over 20 businesses offer some type of incentive to NRA members in the US, according to reports . The NRA did not respond to Sky News' request for comment. On Thursday, the First National Bank of Omaha , which has an NRA-branded Visa credit card, said in a statement that it had decided not to renew the contract.

by | February 25, 2018 | 06:29

Evidence would need to be submitted to the court followed by a speedy due process. Hiring more mental health counselors for schools. The age hike that would stop someone from buying a gun before they are 21 would have exceptions "for active-duty and reserve military and spouses, National Guard members and law enforcement", Scott said .

by | February 25, 2018 | 06:07

I might have touched 25 balls that night and 15 of them were flying toward my head. I've won some aerial duels - hey against Gerard Pique! I haven't reached my mark yet, yes, I made some mistakes; some of the world's best goalkeepers have made worst slips but they didn't quit because they were criticized and condemned, they fought through it to become the best they are today.

by | February 25, 2018 | 06:09

The weather service said it could move back to the north on Sunday night, raising the chance of another round of strong to severe storms, this time over the southern half of the state. Make sure you have our First Alert Weather App downloaded and ready to go before the storms arrive tonight . It is FREE. We are not going to charge you to keep you safe.