by | September 26, 2017 | 10:18

Robert Neller said in a press release Monday. She will soon be assigned to lead a 40-strong platoon. Many women serve in the Marines and other branches of America's armed forces but the woman, who has requested that her name not be released, is the first to make it through the Marine Corps' 13-week infantry officer training course.

by | September 26, 2017 | 09:54

Israel's Channel 10 news identified the attacker as 37-year-old Namer Mahmoud Ahmed Jabbar, a father of four from the Palestinian village of Beit Surik. "There's no point negotiating with someone who just fans the flames of terror and continues to pay terrorist's families", she said. According to an AFP toll, since October 2015, a wave of unrest in the area has killed at least 295 Palestinians or Arab Israelis, 50 Israelis, two Americans, two Jordanians, an Eritrean, a Sudanese and a Briton.

by | September 26, 2017 | 09:49

The latest travel ban is the harshest policy to date-one experts believe may be the most hard to fight in court. The new ban includes all but one of the countries on the previous list. The new restrictions will replace the existing travel ban that denies visas to citizens of six Muslim-majority countries with ties to terrorism. The updated ban restricts travel for visitors from eight countries: five of the original six (Sudan is not included in this version), plus Chad , North Korea ...

by | September 26, 2017 | 09:25

Trump used his U.N. speech to dismiss the landmark 2015 nuclear agreement with Iran , calling it an "embarrassment" and "one of the worst and most one-sided transactions the United States has ever entered into". Tehran says its missiles are only a conventional deterrent in the face of unrelenting threats by hostile states, particularly the USA, making it clear that it is entitled to bolster defense capabilities, including its missile arsenal, to smash the evil designs of any potential ...

by | September 26, 2017 | 09:24

The gunman was also shot and died later but has not yet been identified, a police spokesman said. Challenged to halt, the Palestinian "opened his shirt, drew a pistol and fired at the security staff and troopers at close range", said the police spokeswoman.

by | September 26, 2017 | 09:24

State television carried footage of the launch of the Khoramshahr missile, which was first displayed at a high-profile military parade in Tehran on Friday. The fragile agreement, which gives the world the right to hope that nuclear weapons will not appear in Iran in the next few years, can shatter because of a principled dislike of a particular president towards a country.

by | September 26, 2017 | 09:21

The deal lifted nuclear-related sanctions against Iran in exchange for the country allowing inspections of its nuclear sites and reductions in its stocks of low-enriched uranium. Friday's military parade was to mark the anniversary of the start of the Iran-Iraq War in 1988; as Tasnim reports, the missile is named for a city in Iran's southwest that was attacked in that conflict.

by | September 26, 2017 | 09:08

Cowboy's owner Jerry Jones joined his entire team in kneeling before the National Anthem. "So that's not the place to do anything but honor the flag and everybody that's given up a little for it". After finishing with just four wins all of last season, the Los Angeles Rams are finally beginning to receive the attention for being potential threat in the NFC, although they clearly have a ton of adjustments to make on the defensive side of the football.

by | September 26, 2017 | 09:01

That's not a promise to test the missile but combine it with comments where he said Trump would "pay dearly" for the threats, and that North Korea "will consider with seriousness exercising of a corresponding, highest level of hard-line countermeasure in history".

by | September 26, 2017 | 08:49

Officials this time stressed they had been working for months on the new rules , in collaboration with various agencies and in conversation with foreign governments. The addition of North Korea and Venezuela now means not all nations on the list are majority-Muslim. The Department of Homeland Security has recommended the president sign off on new, more targeted restrictions on foreign nationals from countries it says refuse to share information with the United States or ...

by | September 26, 2017 | 07:54

The announcement was made Saturday by Iran's defence minister, Amir Hatami. Mr Rouhani said Iran would strengthen its missile capabilities without asking for any country's permission. Not much of an agreement we have!" he wrote. He is due to report to Congress on October 15 on whether or not he believes Iran is in compliance with the nuclear deal.

by | September 26, 2017 | 07:52

This should not imply that the USA should sanction India; rather, sanctions should be always be avoided. Instead of having two diametrically opposed objectives, we made a decision to have a single objective, and that is Iran should have a nuclear program that will never produce nuclear weapons.

by | September 26, 2017 | 07:29

Texas has the longest border with Mexico of any state, and its policies often influence other Republican-controlled states. Texas had appealed a lower court ruling last month that blocked much of SB 4 from going into effect September 1.

by | September 26, 2017 | 07:19

SPD leader Martin Schulz has further hardened his opposition to a grand coalition with the CDU/CSU bloc, after he suffered a historic defeat on Sunday. Commenting on the AfD's performance, Kane said: "this is not the first time since WWII that an overtly nationalist party has won seats in a form of the German parliament ".

by | September 26, 2017 | 06:56

Mr Brandon was an avid wildlife fan who reportedly lived with a number of snakes including a large Burmese python he regularly posted pictures of himself with. "Depending on the results, an inquest may be opened". In favor of this version say and the traces found on the body of men. "He was obsessed with snakes, spiders, birds and all wildlife, [so] in his memory we have set up two fundraising pages, one for WWF [World Wide Fund for Nature] and one for RSPB [Royal Society for the ...

by | September 26, 2017 | 06:49

The call for the shutdown had been issued by Kashmir Traders and Manufacturers Federation after the NIA summoned a leading business leader Muhammad Yasin Khan to its New Delhi headquarters for questioning. Hafiz Saeed, the Pakistan-based chief of the Jamaat-ud- Dawa has been named in the FIR as an accused. The joint separatist leadership, comprising Syed Ali Shah Geelani , Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik, on Sunday extended support to the traders' shutdown call.

by | September 26, 2017 | 06:49

Police in Uxbridge believe whoever is responsible tossed the bag with the puppies into the Blackstone River sometime between 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Sunday. The puppies, three male and three female, are "about a week old", she said, and are "very, very small". The dogs are expected to survive and "are all doing well, considering the circumstances", police write in a Facebook post that has been shared widely, adding that they are in the care of a professional and will likely soon be up for ...

by | September 26, 2017 | 06:48

Bannon, Yiannopoulos, Gacek, the FRC, and Facebook all either declined comment to BuzzFeed or did not respond to its requests, "and it's unclear whether the men's plans ever advanced beyond spitballing on email", BuzzFeed reports. The job announcement listed responsibilities to "develop and execute WhatsApp's global policy strategy" and "represent WhatsApp in meetings with government officials and elected members".

by | September 26, 2017 | 06:44

The moves Thursday come amid growing pressure on the social network from members of Congress, who pushed Facebook to release the ads after the company disclosed their existence in early September. Zuckerberg said in a Facebook post Friday that proceeds of the sale will go to fund his and wife Priscilla Chan's "work in education, science, and advocacy".

by | September 26, 2017 | 05:43

The exodus of Rohingyas began on August 25 after the Myanmar Army launched an offensive in the region following an attack by Rohingya rebels on multiple government posts. "The governments of South Asia (countries), particularly, Myanmar, Bangladesh, India , Nepal and other countries along with the global community must immediately adopt a roadmap to resolve this humanitarian crisis and ensure that the harassed and beleaguered Rohingya population live a decent and dignified life", the ...

by | September 26, 2017 | 04:54

His wife, Natalia, 42, has also been arrested after the discovery of the evidence at their home in Krasnodar. Police have found body parts including meat and skin throughout the house in southern Russian Federation. The two were arrested after the dismembered body of a young woman was found at a military academy in Krasnodar where they worked, The Sun reports .

by | September 26, 2017 | 04:48

The university, which is the largest private university in Puerto Rico , held a three-day donation drive over the weekend in its South Florida campus to get food, water and other essential items to the island as soon as possible. Hurricane Maria is the strongest hurricane to hit the U.S. territory since 1932. " Puerto Ricans are American citizens, and today Puerto Ricans need our help", she said.

by | September 26, 2017 | 04:07

They would also have to have been in the USA since June 15, 2012, and entered before the age of 16. After 10 years in the country as a permanent resident, immigrants in the program can apply for legal permanent residency. Lankford said that while he favors a standalone bill, there is little political appetite for voting exclusively on the Succeed Act. Senator Tillis says the Succeed Act is not created to be a stand alone bill, and their goal is to add it to a more comprehensive ...

by | September 26, 2017 | 02:51

It should also help improve the woeful state of STEM education in this country. The impetus for this new initiative is train the workers of tomorrow for the growing demand of computer-science jobs. Furthermore, even where classes are offered, there is a serious gender gap: less than a quarter of the students who took the AP-CS A exam nationally in 2016 were girls.

by | September 26, 2017 | 02:01

The Connecticut Secretary of State's office said that DHS confirmed Russian hackers tried to break into the state's online voter registration system a year ago but did not succeed. "We take our responsibility to guard against any and all threats to the integrity of elections extremely seriously and will continue to do so moving forward", said Secretary Rolando Pablos.

by | September 26, 2017 | 01:50

North Korea's top diplomat responded to that Monday at the U.N., telling reporters it was a declaration of war against his country by the United States, and that the North has the right to shoot down US warplanes in worldwide airspace. "Our job, as the Department of Defense... is to make sure the President is provided military options". Mr Ri then said North Korea now has the right to retaliate against U.S.

by | September 26, 2017 | 01:30

Footage of the missile test, including from a camera mounted on the missile, was shown on Iranian state television, though it did not say when the test took place. " Whether you like it or not we are going to help Syria, Yemen and Palestine, and we will strengthen our missiles ". The announcement was made Saturday by Iran's defense minister, Amir Hatami.

by | September 26, 2017 | 01:27

The five-day tracking model shows Maria maintaining hurricane strength through Friday as it makes it way north before turning northeast and heading further out into the Atlantic. A turn to the north is expected, but the Hurricane Center says the storm will slow down considerably, creating greater uncertainty on where it will head after three days.

by | September 26, 2017 | 01:25

It was the farthest north "any USA fighter or bomber aircraft have flown off North Korea's coast in the 21st century", Dana W. White, the Defense Department's chief spokesman, said in a statement. Mr Trump said on Twitter late last Saturday. Trump's latest diatribe came after North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho called him "mentally deranged".

by | September 26, 2017 | 01:16

But common believe has been that the rock was extracted 13km away in Tura and that granite used in the monumental structure was quarried 858km away in Aswan. The new discoveries are revealed in tonight's Channel 4 documentary Egypt's Great Pyramid: The New Evidence, which also includes another team of archaeologists who have unearthed a ceremonial boat designed for Khufu to command in the afterlife, which gives new insights into the construction of vessels at the time.

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:59

The US president has always been a vocal critic of the Iranian nuclear deal . It's a US internal procedure. During his speech at the United Nations General Assembly last week, Trump called the nuclear deal an "embarrassment" to the United States and made it clear that the Iran threat and the North Korea threats are closely linked.

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:59

But McCain said that the doctors hedged, trying to downplay concerns until tests confirmed the diagnosis. "If I took offense at everybody who has said something about me, or disparaged me or something like that - life is too short". Shortly after Trump announced he was running for president in summer 2015, he ridiculed McCain's military service at a summit in Iowa. When asked what he meant by that, McCain said, "He is in the business of making money and he has been successful both in ...

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:37

Iran today said it had successfully tested a missile with a range of 2,000 kilometres and that can carry multiple warheads, in defiance of USA warnings. President Donald Trump very clear, very publicly. If fails to do so then Congress has 60 days to decide whether to reimpose sanctions waived under the deal.

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:41

The White House also hailed the proclamation as "aimed at creating - for the first time in history - minimum requirements for worldwide cooperation to support visa and immigration vetting and adjudications for individuals seeking entry to the United States ".

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:30

Mr Chavez cooled his rhetoric towards the United States once Barack Obama became U.S. president in 2009, but with Mr Trump's restrictions and sanctions on Venezuela, the country is making a detour in its approach to Washington. Mr Trump's new travel ban will go into effect on October 18. Chad, North Korea and Venezuela were not covered by the earlier ban. Chad is the headquarters for a multinational force set up to fight Nigeria-based Boko Haram Islamic extremists.