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by | August 07, 2017 | 19:58

For the first time since the recent Har Habayis violence, King Abdullah of Jordan is meeting with PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas (Abu Mazen) in Ramallah . The security measures triggered Muslim protests, and Israel eventually removed the devices. In a separate incident as well, an Israeli security guard at Israel's Amman mission compound killed a Jordanian teenager (who he accused of attacking him) and another Jordanian bystander.

by | August 07, 2017 | 19:28

The BEST workers are protesting against salary delays. We assured them that their salaries will be credited by the 10th of every month. A commuter urged the administration to resolve the matter and provide solutions to the public at the earliest.

by | August 07, 2017 | 19:28

According to the South China Daily News, Gou said the new MI investment will be in research and development of autonomous vehicles . The governor, himself, is in China on a nine-day trade mission, returning to Michigan Aug. state of MI, the site said, indicating there was no dollar figure given". "In terms of technology, Foxconn will have big development in China and the United States, with large investments on both sides".

by | August 07, 2017 | 19:18

Adele hosted a very special screening of the popular children's movie at the Odeon Whiteleys cinema in London , where the kids got to meet real-life Minions , as well as the star herself. Shortly after the fire broke out, she visited the site, and later met with the firefighters , who battled tough conditions to save as many people as they could, at Chelsea Fire Station.

by | August 07, 2017 | 18:55

Williams Drive, heard gunshots at around 8:55 p.m. and went outside to investigate, according to police. Officers say they found the 28-year-old victim dead, with multiple gunshot wounds. Yung Mazi was shot at a Buckhead Waffle House in the early morning hours of December 27, 2016. Mazi is known for his collaborations with Young Thug , Rich Homie Quan and Kevin Gates .

by | August 07, 2017 | 18:38

Iran's intelligence ministry says its forces have detained 27 militants linked to the Islamic State group who planned to carry out terrorist operations in religious cities inside the country. On August 2 US President Donald Trump signed into law the legislation that imposes new sanctions against Iran's missile program. The deadline comes up again in October.

by | August 07, 2017 | 18:35

A 4-year-old boy is in critical condition after being shot in the head last night near Dead Man's Curve in what is thought to be a road-rage incident. A bullet hit the 4-year-old boy in the head. The mother exited at East 55th Street and drove south where she stopped and awaited help just before St.

by | August 07, 2017 | 18:18

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi was present at the ASEAN-China meeting in Manila on Sunday to adopt the CoC framework. North Korea has threatened to launch "thousands-fold" revenge against the U.S. China and Russian Federation slammed United States deployment of the THAAD anti-missile defense system in South Korea. President Trump tweeted after the sanctions were imposed: "The United Nations Security Council just voted 15-0 to sanction North Korea".

by | August 07, 2017 | 18:01

Saturday, according to the National Weather Service . The flood watch is in effect from 9 a.m. today through this evening. Falls County in central Texas.* Until 245 AM CDT.* At 1243 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms that were producing heavy rainfall across areas from Killeen to Lott, south toward Cameron.

by | August 07, 2017 | 17:55

Three US intelligence agencies have accused Moscow of releasing damaging information on Hillary Clinton and spreading false reports via social media in an attempt to bolster Donald Trump's presidential campaign. "There's been no belligerence", he said of his dealings with Lavrov. "The backdrop for that is obviously awful given the Russian anger over the sanctions bill and the continued day-to-day revelations in the Russia probe", said Carnegie Endowment analyst Andrew Weiss, ...

by | August 07, 2017 | 17:44

The ministers failed to release a customary joint statement after meeting on Saturday due to their differences on the sea issue, and follow-up negotiations the morning after did not end the stand-off, two diplomats involved in the talks told AFP earlier Sunday.

by | August 07, 2017 | 17:27

After making the announcement, Mbete refused to take questions. Led by its president Bantu Holomisa, the UDM approached the constitutional court to compel Mbete to do so. Baleka Mbete made the ruling after opposition parties took the case of whether MPs could vote in secret to the Constitutional Court. Before making her decision, Mbete asked all political parties to declare their preference for how the vote should happen, through written submissions.

by | August 07, 2017 | 17:26

A Democratic senator appeared on CNN to accuse President Donald Trump of colluding with Russian Federation during the campaign and obstructing justice afterward - and the president lashed out minutes later. "I'm concerned that the Justice Department is weaponizing these laws for its personal and political ends, and specifically, for the White House's purposes", Blumenthal said, questioning Attorney General Jeff Sessions' announcement last week of a new counterintelligence unit to ...

by | August 07, 2017 | 17:18

Ayesha Ahad Malik, the alleged wife of MNA Hamza Shehbaz Sharif, has appealed to Prime Minister Shahid Haqqan Abbasi to also set up a parliamentary committee over refusal by the Punjab chief ministwer's son to accept his marriage to her and torture on her by PML-N workers as well as police at the behest of the MNA.

by | August 07, 2017 | 17:19

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. The BBC has reported that Donald Trump has signed a bill, which puts new sanctions on the likes of Russian Federation and North Korea . The US law sanctioned foreign persons employing North Korean labor, spawning concerns that it may deal a blow to the factory zone if Seoul seeks to resume it.

by | August 07, 2017 | 17:04

Officer Gary Michael, 37, died from a gunshot wound after a traffic stop turned violent around 10:45 p.m. Sunday near the intersection of East Green Street and North 2nd Street (MO Highway 13). Officers searched a house Monday morning where McCarthy was thought to be, but he was not there. Check points have since been set up around Clinton, and Henry County Deputies, Missouri State Troopers and Clinton Police have several parts of the city blocked off, FOX 4 Kansas City reported.

by | August 07, 2017 | 16:48

The announcement comes even as the United States (US) President Donald Trump laid down fresh sanctions on the middle-eastern country. The announcement follows the lifting of global sanctions after Iran signed a nuclear agreement with other nuclear powers in 2015.

by | August 07, 2017 | 16:40

The ruling Liberal party was re-elected a year ago after pledging to hold a plebiscite (a public vote) on marriage equality , however it was blocked by the Senate following criticism it would be expensive and not legally binding. The government would not introduce this bill under their current policy, but Smith can introduce it on his own as a private member's bill. Legal experts said a postal vote may also require Senate approval, however, setting the scene for a likely court challenge ...

by | August 07, 2017 | 16:24

Monday . Skies will once again be sunny Wednesday , with a high of 80. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent. Saturday will see a high of 87, while Sunday through Tuesday will reach 88. Thursday night: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Chance of precipitation is 40 percent. On Thursday , it will be mostly sunny, with temperatures of 82 degrees, and a slight chance of thunderstorms.

by | August 07, 2017 | 16:20

But Trump, with his current sojourn into the wilds of New Jersey to spend 17 days golfing at a resort that he owns, appears to be gunning for Bush the Younger's record, cited by International Business Times. The only common point is their opposition to immigration, says the analyst to the AFP. It's also an indication that despite President Donald Trump's repeated statements warning Mueller not to investigate his finances or those of his family and associates, the investigation is ...

by | August 07, 2017 | 16:02

A slow-moving but weakening Typhoon Noru, at one point the strongest storm in the world this year, approached the main islands of Japan yesterday, leaving two people dead and prompting evacuation advisories to be issued for hundreds of thousands.

by | August 07, 2017 | 15:02

In a public statement CBA outlined how when the machines were first rolled out in May 2012, no such error existed. ASB bank says it uses a different model of ATM and operating system to that of its parent company Commonwealth Bank of Australia which has been embroiled in a money laundering scandal linked to its intelligent deposit machines.

by | August 07, 2017 | 14:47

The U.S. intelligence community has concluded that Russia's GRU military intelligence agency, with support from its sibling the FSB, ran a campaign of " active measures " against the United States that began with cyberattacks in late 2015.

by | August 07, 2017 | 14:47

Concern has mounted that North Korea is developing its missile technology more quickly than expected, after tests last month of missiles that experts said are capable of striking the US mainland , perhaps as far inland as Chicago. Susan Thornton, the top US diplomat for Asia, said Beijing had historically cooperated with sanctions after flagrant North Korean violations but then slipped back over time.

by | August 07, 2017 | 14:35

Former Swiss attorney general Del Ponte, known for her work in prosecuting war crimes in Rwanda and ex-Yugoslavia, described her role in the commission as an "alibi". Del Ponte's departure would leave the Brazilian rights specialist Paulo Sergio Pinheiro (right in photo) and the U.S. diplomat Karen Koning AbuZayd on the commission.

by | August 07, 2017 | 14:27

The White House said the two leaders "affirmed that North Korea poses a grave and growing direct threat to the United States, South Korea, and Japan, as well as to most countries around the world". Philippine Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano, who is chairing the Manila meetings, said on Friday ASEAN would not consider expelling North Korea from the ARF.

by | August 07, 2017 | 14:02

Speaking live on the programme, Mollie said: "I'm so excited that I can actually talk to people about it". The 30-year-old told Grimmie it had been tough to keep news of her involvement a secret, and that she had previously only told her parents and bandmate Frankie Bridge , who made it to the final of Strictly three years ago.

by | August 07, 2017 | 13:56

Since Saturday's U.N. Security Council vote, Washington has put Beijing in particular on notice that it's watching closely to ensure China doesn't repeat its pattern of carrying out sanctions for a while, then returning to business as usual with the pariah nation on its border.

by | August 07, 2017 | 13:43

Alexander said it was important for Trump to approve the payments for August and September, and that Congress should "in a bipartisan way" approve a further continuation of the payments through 2018. Even now, its detractors insist Obamacare is collapsing, despite evidence that with some structural fixes it could be as effective as Medicare in providing health insurance to millions of Americans.

by | August 07, 2017 | 13:28

Although not a formal subpoena, the document request is the first known instance of Mueller's team asking the White House to hand over records. Asked to comment on the article in the New York Times , one of the lawyers for Donald Trump , Ty Cobb, said that the White House had no intention of publicly discussing its "specific communications" with Mr.

by | August 07, 2017 | 13:28

Also, both will share their personal matters. "For the occasion of Rakhi I'm visiting my sister's place and spending good time with her". No.! more than a brother, Happy Raksha Bandhan . I may not say it every day but I admire you a lot. Bachpan ki wo bheeni smritiyan Lekar aaya Rakhi ka tyohaar Baat-baat par wo roothna mera Sneh tumhara jyun babul ka pyaar Mubarak ho Bhaiya tumhein Raksha Bandhan ka ye tyohaar! The basic idea behind celebrating this occasion is to maintain the ...

by | August 07, 2017 | 12:38

Marines in Japan's island of Hokkaido, planned to be held from Thursday, Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera told reporters Sunday as reported by Kyodo news agency. The US military has been in the area for training exercises with the Australian military. The exercises in the Coral Sea included the participation of MV-22 Ospreys practicing the deployment of U.S.

by | August 07, 2017 | 12:34

Special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into the Trump campaign's alleged Russian ties ramped up on Thursday when it was revealed that the prosecutor impaneled a grand jury , prompting further fears that Trump will decide to fire the former FBI head.

by | August 07, 2017 | 12:33

Another terrorist in the group of four had been identified as Yawar, a local recruiter for the LeT, the police said. He said LeT's Pakistani terrorist Abu Ismail was the mastermind of the attack. After the killing of LeT leader Abu Dujana, Pakistani terrorist Abu Ismail has been appointed LeT's divisional commander in South Kashmir. Bilal's elder brother Adil, a Lashker-e-Taiba terrorist, was killed by security forces earlier this year.

by | August 07, 2017 | 12:07

He has been in prison since February over the scandal, but denies any wrongdoing. Special prosecutors said in the final court hearing that the case was a typical corruption offense based on cozy ties between politicians and businessmen, which severely damages the constitutional value, reports Xinhua news agency.