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by | June 20, 2017 | 03:39

California is one of 44 states, plus Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands, that participate in Powerball. The victor could take 29-year payout or a one-time, before-tax lump sum of $279.1 million. He says they were grateful to receive news that their store sold the ticket. It had been estimated a $435 million before the drawing. Menifee has about 89,000 residents.

by | June 20, 2017 | 03:40

In a blog post written previous year, the Grenfell Action Group warned of "dangerous living conditions" in the tower. 58 people are missing and presumed dead after the Grenfell Tower fire in London , police in London have said. Hundreds of angry protesters gathered outside 10 Downing Street on Saturday, raising chants that called May a " coward ", British media reported .

by | June 20, 2017 | 03:39

Scott Applewhite, File). "Tonight we're all team Scalise". After visiting Scalise Wednesday evening at MedStar Washington Hospital Center , Trump tweeted: "Rep. Sava later told The Associated Press that Scalise's care is on track for someone with such a severe injury but that he still faces many risks to recovery.

by | June 20, 2017 | 03:33

I know Cristiano and he is a good guy, both as a professional and a person. Especially as, despite all the reporting of late, it still seems the most likely scenario is that Ronaldo will stay at Real Madrid . While things remain uncertain, there's one thing that we definitely know. Mark Lovell covers Bayern Munich for ESPN FC. However, Bayern have rubbished the report, labelling it as the "hoax of the day" on their official website.

by | June 20, 2017 | 03:31

The university student, who had been on a tourist trip, was sentenced to 15 years hard labor, a punishment the USA decried as far out of proportion to his alleged crime, accusing the North of using him as a political pawn. Trump offered condolences to the Warmbier family in a statement on Monday. The North is now holding three other USA citizens. The 22-year-old "has completed his journey home", relatives said in a statement.

by | June 20, 2017 | 03:32

At the same time, Indonesia has deployed three Sukhoi fighters to the borders it shares with the Philippines to guard against insurgency and avert Islamic State (Isis) group-linked terrorists from entering its country. The joint patrol is expected to foil terror attacks and activities of the Maute and Abu Sayyaf groups based in Mindanao, which are known for kidnapping tourists, fishermen and sailors in the Sulu Sea.

by | June 20, 2017 | 03:30

Police are investigating whether long-time criminal Yacqub Khayre deliberately lured them into a deadly ambush after it was revealed he had booked a female escort, whom he took hostage, and sparked an alert on his tracker. Police are yet to confirm Mr Hao's identity, but Deputy Commissioner Shane Patton said the man was recently married and a father. Australian authorities are treating as " an act of terrorism ", a siege in Melbourne on Monday in which a man was killed along with the ...

by | June 20, 2017 | 03:32

In recent months, many ISIS leaders have fled Raqqa and Mosul for safe haven in the Euphrates valley. "I'm confident that we are still communicating", he said, adding: "I'm also confident that our forces have the capability to take care of themselves".

by | June 20, 2017 | 03:32

The university student, who had been on a tourist trip, was sentenced to 15 years hard labor, a punishment the U.S. decried as far out of proportion to his alleged crime, accusing the North of using him as a political pawn. White says Warmbier was a master at defusing tense situations with his humor. The reclusive country accused the University of Virginia student of anti-state activities.

by | June 20, 2017 | 03:20

Grief over a high-rise tower blaze that killed dozens of people turned to outrage Friday amid suggestions that materials used in a recent renovation project may have contributed to the disaster. " There is also a real possibility that there may be people in the building that no-one knows are missing ". Police have established a security cordon around the building to protect public safety and allow searchers easy access to the wrecked building.

by | June 20, 2017 | 03:10

Saudi Arabia has also sealed off Qatar's only land border, a crucial lifeline for food imports. Gabriel warned against completely isolating Qatar and said the move is an attack on the Persian Gulf state's very existence. Shortly before Trump spoke, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson warned that the dispute was hurting the US-led war against the Islamic State terror group (banned in Russia) and urged nations to work with Kuwait as a mediator to resolve tensions.

by | June 20, 2017 | 03:11

The driver of the van - a 48-year old - has been arrested on suspicion of murder , he added. Counter-terrorism police were called out to investigate the incident, which occurred in London's Finsbury Park neighborhood just after midnight.

by | June 20, 2017 | 03:09

Eyewitnesses interviewed by ABC News said people had gathered outside the mosque after prayers when the van drove into them. Deputy Assistant Commissioner Neil Basu said the people at the scene "worked with officers to calmly and quickly get him into our custody".

by | June 20, 2017 | 03:09

The President and his allies have declared open season on Mueller and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who is overseeing the probe. "I am being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director!" But Comey has testified under oath that in a private meeting, Trump raised the investigation of fired national security adviser Michael Flynn — part of the larger Russian Federation probe — and said, “I hope you can see your way clear to letting this ...

by | June 20, 2017 | 02:56

Witnesses say Imam Mohammed Mahmoud urged people to leave the man alone, telling the crowd: "Do not touch him". "I'm not making a suggestion, Wikipedia said.", the woman added before being interrupted. This marks just the latest in a string of incidents in the London area. One person is dead and at least eight more injured after a van drove into pedestrians near a mosque in London .

by | June 20, 2017 | 02:45

Sky News reported that the mosque's imam prevented the crowd from beating the attacker until police arrived. But Kacimi said there was no need for the community to panic, because police and government officials have been "very, very supportive".

by | June 20, 2017 | 02:43

A further two people were treated at the scene, where police arrested a man who had been held by members of the public and protected by the Imam from angry witnesses. The force also dismissed reports that the van driver produced a knife. "We don't yet know the full details, but this was clearly a deliberate attack on innocent Londoners, many of whom were finishing prayers during the holy month of Ramadan ", he said.

by | June 20, 2017 | 02:42

Speaking on the steps of Downing Street, May said the attack was a "reminder that terrorism, extremism, and hatred take many forms", and vowed to tackle all types of extremism, "including Islamophobia". Eyewitnesses told CNN that they saw a group of bystanders drag the driver out of the white van, pin him to the ground and hit him. Police have not yet determined whether the fatality was a result of the van attack.

by | June 20, 2017 | 02:41

Reacting to GJM's decision to revive GLP, senior TMC leader and minister Gautam Deb said " We all know that GJM is a separatist force. Several woman police personnel have also been deployed. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday appealed to Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) protesters not to resort to violence and, instead hold dialogue with the government to resolve the issue.

by | June 20, 2017 | 02:40

Donald Trump Jr slammed the BBC for a misleading and biased headline to a story about the horrific terror attack in Jerusalem on Friday evening. Palestinian militant factions have also denied the attack, in which one Israeli police officer was killed , was carried out by Islamic State .

by | June 20, 2017 | 02:35

Peter Burling and Emirates Team New Zealand are threatening to sail - and cycle - away with the America's Cup . "Oracle is a multinational team and they're not wearing their heart on their sleeve perhaps as much as the Kiwis and when it gets to those key moments when its all on the line, who is going to be more motivated to win it?", Ainslie said.

by | June 20, 2017 | 02:35

After having spoken to many members of the congregation as well as others who came in after the service to see him, Mr Khan paid tribute to the local community for its resilience but said a feeling of anger remains. Two boys inspect pictures of the missing. The queen said in a statement that she was "profoundly struck by the immediate inclination of people throughout the country to offer comfort and support to those in desperate need".

by | June 20, 2017 | 02:32

The French interior minister, Gérard Collomb, said the driver of the auto was killed in what he described as "an attempted attack" on a convoy of police vehicles on the avenue, the scene of two terror attacks in three months. Police have removed the body of a man who died after ramming his auto into a police vehicle on Paris' famed Champs-Elysees, about six hours after the incident that France's interior minister says was an attempted terror attack.

by | June 20, 2017 | 02:24

The new approach aims to tighten several of the travel and commercial policies that President Obama loosened over the last two years with the goal of curbing the flow of US cash to the Cuban government, especially its military. He apparently will not restore the wet foot, dry-foot policy, rescinded by Obama a year ago . "Individual people-to people travel has the highest risk of abuse", said one official, but did not elaborate on examples of any alleged malfeasance.

by | June 20, 2017 | 02:27

The Russian defence ministry will now target all US-led coalition planes if they cross west of the Euphrates River. The Combined Joint Task Force on June 18 said the US jet shot down the Syrian fighter "in accordance with rules of engagement " and "collective self-defense".

by | June 20, 2017 | 02:26

Special Counsel Mueller likely "will be archiving these various Twitter rants as supplemental evidence" for the obstruction investigation, Moss, who also is deputy executive director of the James Madison Project, told VOA. The Senate's intelligence committee already has interviewed Johnson about the matter. Those meetings raised suspicions when they were revealed to the public.

by | June 20, 2017 | 02:15

Dianne Feinstein of California, Rosenstein testified that now he would have to assent to Mueller's firing because of Attorney General Jeff Sessions' recusal from investigations involving the 2016 campaign and that he would not now do so because he did not see the good cause that is required by the special counsel law.

by | June 20, 2017 | 02:16

North Korea accused US officials of forcibly seizing a diplomatic package and "mugging" a North Korean delegation in a New York City airport. But a spokesperson for the US Department of Homeland Security said: "The package in question had no diplomatic protection from inspection".

by | June 20, 2017 | 02:14

Nicola Sturgeon , Scotland's first minister and leader of the Scottish National Party, speaks during a news conference at Bute House in Edinburgh on June 9. "I'm not going to rush to hasty judgements or decisions but clearly there is thinking for me to do about the SNP result", she said. Mr Salmond, who was Scotland's first minister between 2007 and 2014, had won a majority of 8,687 at the last election in 2015.

by | June 20, 2017 | 02:15

Players like Hasan Ali, Fakhar Zaman were playing their first tournament and showed us that what they are capable of. Pakistan , however, ended up defeating the defending champions by a gargantuan margin of 180-runs and outplayed their arch-rivals in all three aspects of the game.

by | June 20, 2017 | 02:04

Russian Federation yesterday warned it would track US-led coalition aircraft in central Syria as "targets" and halted an incident-prevention hotline with Washington after USA forces downed a Syrian jet . "We view such actions by the USA command as a deliberate flouting of its obligations", the Defense Ministry said in a statement . "The worst thing any of us could do right now is address this with hyperbole", Dunford said at the National Press Club .

by | June 20, 2017 | 01:54

Jeff Sessions rightly recused himself from any investigation connected with the election. In contrast, Mr Sessions said that he had agreed with Mr Comey about the need for proper communications protocol between the White house and justice officials.

by | June 20, 2017 | 01:55

One person was killed and multiple people were injured when a van was driven into a crowd of people leaving the Finsbury Park mosque after prayers. Then we managed to get him on the floor, and he was saying: "oh kill me, kill me". "He tried to run away but we brought him down". "During the night, ordinary British citizens were set upon while they were going about their lives, completing their night worship".

by | June 20, 2017 | 01:45

The search and recovery operation in the 24-story Grenfell Tower continues, he said , adding that it has been incredibly distressing for families. The 23-year-old Alhajali is the only victim of the Grenfell Tower fire to be officially named as the hard process of identifying human remains continues.

by | June 20, 2017 | 01:44

There have been three major terror attacks in the United Kingdom over the past four months; in Westminster, Manchester, and at the London Bridge. Police said the 48-year-old man who was driving the vehicle has been arrested and taken to a hospital as a precaution.