by | May 28, 2017 | 05:31

Arthur's lawyers made multiple last-ditch appeals, both in and out of court, seeking to halt the execution originally scheduled for 6 p.m. CDT. When police found Troy Wicker shot through the eye in his bed on February 1, 1982, Arthur was already in a prison work-release program for the 1977 slaying of his sister-in-law.

by | May 28, 2017 | 05:32

The Wall Street Journal editorial board pushed back on Thursday, lambasting the press for crying wolf every time Trump opens his mouth. Notably, he also did not offer an explicit public endorsement of NATO's "all for one, one for all" collective defense principle, though White House officials said his mere presence at the meeting signaled his commitment.

by | May 28, 2017 | 05:28

It is now official that former UNCW basketball star CJ Bryce is heading to play at North Carolina State. In addition, Utah guard Devon Daniels , a rising sophomore, also announced he will join the Pack. While NC State is planning for a season without Henderson in 2017-18, the following year's roster looks even more depleted. Bryce averaged 10.1 points and 4.2 boards as a freshman.

by | May 28, 2017 | 05:25

British Prime Minister Theresa May said she plans to raise the issue with President Donald Trump at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels. The top police official in Manchester, Chief Constable Ian Hopkins, told reporters Wednesday, "It's very clear that this is a network that we are investigating", and that Abedi did not act alone.

by | May 28, 2017 | 05:20

Reuters corroborated the allegation in its own report late Friday and added that Mr. Kushner had at least three previously undisclosed contacts with Mr. The Times' sources say the lines were never set up. The revelation, if confirmed, would raise new questions about the Trump team's relationship with the Russians, who U.S.

by | May 28, 2017 | 05:22

During the French election, Trump offered neither an endorsement nor a positive word about Macron as a candidate, and although he didn't endorse his far-right rival Marine Le Pen either ― ever averse to be seen backing a loser, perhaps Trump was aware Le Pen was headed for a double-digit loss ― he did speak approvingly of her distinctly Trump-ian platform , especially her anti-immigration and anti-refugee stances.

by | May 28, 2017 | 05:15

It means United, who also won the League Cup, will return to the Champions League next season but, more than anything perhaps, it also presented an opportunity to dedicate the prize to their city. "If we could, we would obviously change the people's lives for this cup, immediately", Mourinho said. Manchester United still have a great game after the break.

by | May 28, 2017 | 05:17

Band members Paul Stanley, Gene Simmons, Eric Singer and Tommy Thayer said in a statement that they "are heartbroken by the atrocity committed against the innocent victims of Manchester". The Manchester native said on Twitter he will perform a solo show Tuesday at the 02 Ritz in Manchester. Police have reviewed security at more than 1,300 events across the country, he said.

by | May 28, 2017 | 05:15

That public announcement - in which he criticized Clinton and made extensive comments about the evidence - set in motion a chain of other Federal Bureau of Investigation moves that Democrats now say helped Trump win the presidential election.

by | May 28, 2017 | 05:09

President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner , made a pre-inauguration proposal to the Russian ambassador to set up a secret, bug-proof communications line with the Kremlin, the Washington Post reported on Friday. Gorelick says Kushner will do the same if he is contacted in connection with any other inquiry. He also said that issues around Russian Federation, while discussed at the G-7, were not raised in any of the president's bilateral meetings.

by | May 28, 2017 | 05:05

Kushner is under scrutiny in the FBI's ongoing investigation into whether Trump campaign officials colluded with the Russians, The Washington Post and NBC News reported this week. According to the Washington Post , the White House adviser had pushed to establish a secret channel between himself and the Russians. "We have back-channel communications with any number of individual [countries]".

by | May 28, 2017 | 05:01

However, speaking at the G7 summit in Taormina, Sicily, Mr Tusk said Mr Trump had accepted the remaining European Union 27 were now more united. "We remember and mourn those almost 3,000 innocent people who were brutally murdered by terrorists on September 11th, 2001", he said.

by | May 28, 2017 | 04:58

Trump tweeted earlier in the day that he would make a final decision next week on whether to withdraw from the climate pact. "The whole discussion on the topic of climate was very hard, not to say very unsatisfactory", she told reporters, labelling the G7 deadlock as " six against one ".

by | May 28, 2017 | 05:00

Lee also called for stern retaliation if provoked, and said South Korea should use all means available, including sanctions and dialogue, to bring about North Korea's denuclearization. US President Donald Trump said on May 1 he would be "honored" to meet the North's leader, Kim Jong Un , under the right conditions. The 15-member council, based in NY, said it will continue to "closely monitor the situation and take further significant measures including sanctions", as it has previously ...

by | May 28, 2017 | 04:53

The December meeting was also attended by Michael Flynn, Trump's former national security adviser, who resigned after just 25 days on the job and who is at the centre of the FBI's Russian Federation probe into whether there was any collusion between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin.

by | May 28, 2017 | 04:56

It faces more than €7 billion of debt repayments in July. "We have made huge progress on the policy package on which so much work has been done", Dijsselbloem said . Getting the IMF involved is important as Germany and The Netherlands have indicated that they will refuse to lend more money to Greece without the Fund's participation.

by | May 28, 2017 | 04:54

On Friday, Duterte ordered his troops to crush the militants, warning that the country is at a grave risk of "contamination" by the Islamic State group. The army raided what it believed to be his hideout on Tuesday night in Marawi, but the militants called in reinforcements and were able to overpower government forces.

by | May 28, 2017 | 04:55

She confirmed Abedi had recently returned from a visit to Libya , and said the nature of the attack suggested he may have had support. "This evening we have been carrying out searches at an address in Nuneaton, Warwickshire, and arrested a man", the Greater Manchester Police force said in a statement .

by | May 28, 2017 | 04:55

They were a "grave threat to our national security", he added, and pledged to get to the bottom of them. Trump said in a statement that he has directed the Department of Justice to open an investigation - and that "if appropriate", the person responsible will be "prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law".

by | May 28, 2017 | 04:52

Shoukry said "there was enough information and evidence of the terrorist elements involved in the (attack) having trained in these camps", a foreign ministry statement said. On December 11, a suicide bomber struck a church in Cairo , killing 29 Copts. Egypt has repeatedly expressed concern over militants crossing from Libya to carry out attacks.

by | May 28, 2017 | 04:50

And in these times of shifting sands, the prime minister, Theresa May, went from defending the Trump administration's approach to intelligence sharing to confronting the United States president over leaks - all in the space of a single week.

by | May 28, 2017 | 04:50

The agency had recently registered a case regarding Foreign Investment Promotion Board clearance given to a company, INX Media, in which it is alleged that favours were given when P Chidambaram was the finance minister. The former finance minister added: "Every case was processed according to law and approval was granted or refused in accordance with the FIPB recommendations consisting of five Government of India Secretaries".

by | May 28, 2017 | 04:49

Political analyst Ramon Casiple said the Maute is a clan-based group with members in Marawi who came to Hapilon's assistance, with some directly assisting in the fighting and others fanning out to different parts of the city, setting up checkpoints and burning some buildings and taking hostages from the cathedral.

by | May 28, 2017 | 04:44

Seemingly encouraged by the country's Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei , hardliners have accused incumbent Hassan Rouhani of wanting to import Western decadence and to open up Iran to the destructive power of US business. According to local Iranian news outlet Tasnim News Agency, Raisi reportedly expressed his gratitude to Ghalibaf saying 'I thank him. More than 50% of the vote is needed to claim the presidency in the first round.

by | May 28, 2017 | 04:43

An armed police officer at Manchester Piccadilly railway station. He died in the attack outside an Ariana Grande concert . Seven parents waiting to pick up their children are among the 22 dead. He criticised media for publishing such material. It is not known who has been leaking the information or where they work. "This is British intelligence at the end of the day, people shouldn't be finding out about this".

by | May 28, 2017 | 04:46

U.S. President Donald Trump , left, French President Emmanuel Macron and EU Council President Donald Tusk, right, watch the Frecce Tricolori Italian Air Force acrobatic squadron performing, in Taormina, Italy, Friday, May 26, 2017. A plan to reaffirm the spending pledge made three years ago "means nothing more or less than that", she said. NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg defended Trump, saying that although he was "blunt" he had "a very plain and clear message on the ...

by | May 28, 2017 | 04:41

With British police investigating an alleged network linked to the British-born suicide bomber, Salman Abedi, the matter of information leaked to US media will be taken up by British Prime Minister Theresa May when she meets President Donald Trump at a later North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit, the BBC reported .

by | May 28, 2017 | 04:36

His top economic and national security advisers refused to answer questions about Kushner during a press briefing Saturday. "Be it Niger, a transit nation, or the countries of origin, it is only through development that we will prevent illegal migration", Issoufou said.

by | May 28, 2017 | 04:36

While police and politicians have praised communities in Manchester for their reaction to the bombing, Greater Manchester Police Chief Constable said there had been a rise in reported hate crimes, from an average of 28 to 56 incidents on Wednesday.

by | May 28, 2017 | 04:36

Only five members now meet the target: Britain, Estonia, debt-laden Greece, Poland and the United States, which spends more on defense than all the other allies combined. Recently in the news were reports that the president had shared highly classified information with Russian officials during an Oval Office meeting, revealed by those with knowledge of the conversation.

by | May 28, 2017 | 04:32

That means the G7 is unlikely also to reprise its oft-used terminology against protectionism, after Trump in Brussels this week reportedly described the Germans as "bad, very bad " in their trade practices. "We don't just want to talk about crises, like migration and starvation, but also to promote innovation in Africa and see what we can do to help", he told Reuters .

by | May 28, 2017 | 04:28

About 6.77M shares traded. If you look at the company's income statement over the past years, you will see that the company is constantly posting gross profit: In 2014, KO earned gross profit of 28.11 Billion, in 2015 26.81 Billion gross profit, while in 2016 The Coca-Cola Company (KO) produced 25.4 Billion profit.

by | May 28, 2017 | 04:23

Thursday brought a new twist in Trump's handshake hall of fame: the President met his match. He shakes hands with Merkel and another world leader before shaking hands with Trump, which nearly seemed like a postscript to their aggressive handshake May 25.

by | May 28, 2017 | 04:19

Hundreds of radicals from the Southeast Asian state have flocked to fight with IS, sparking fears that weakened extremist outfits could get a new lease of life. He added he thought two police officers were injured in the blast. Numerous recent IS-linked plots in Indonesia have been botched or foiled, with analysts saying that many of the country's militants lack the capacity to launch serious attacks.

by | May 28, 2017 | 04:10

Patrick, who has threatened to force a special session if bathrooms and property taxes were not addressed, said Friday night that "ironically" it was Straus who made an extra session necessary when the House failed to pass legislation to continue the Texas Medical Board.