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by | April 24, 2017 | 07:01

Tenn. (AP) - Teacher Tad Cummins took guns, money and his wife's auto before kidnapping a 15-year-old female student and taking her on a 2,500-mile cross-country journey that ended Thursday , court records show. Cummins and Thomas were seen on security footage at a Walmart in Oklahoma City on March 15 , but had not been spotted since, according to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:00

Thus, Ipsos pollster says Macron can count on 62% of the vote in the runoff voting, while National Front leader Marine Le Pen can score 38% About the same figures are cited by Harris Interactive Poll, which says Macron can win 64% of votes.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:57

It posted photos of corpses lying next to weapons and said IS publications were found with them. Since October 2014, a state of emergency has been imposed on the restive Sinai peninsula, where a local branch of the Islamic State has intensified attacks against security forces and Christians.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:56

Though I don't for a second believe the actions of the Trump administration were anything more than an attempt to gain diminishing public support (because let's face it, pissing off Putin was the last thing Trump wanted to do), they are still actions to be proud of and actions the US should take again if confronted with similar situations.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:55

Johnson said Assad used chemical weapons because they are "terrifying". 'In that sense he is himself an arch-terrorist, who has caused such an unquenchable thirst for revenge that he can never hope to govern his population again. These have tested positive for sarin or a Sarin-like substance. That said, the United States official noted that Russian Federation is trying to cover up what really took place in Syria, expressing as well his doubts over Syria's capability to have chemical weapons.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:52

The USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier has been diverted back to the waters off Korea after heading for Australia, and US satellite imagery suggests the North could conduct another underground nuclear test at any time. Satellite images show activity at the North's main nuclear test site ahead of the parade, analysts say. The extended-range Scud missile in that earlier launch suffered an in-flight failure and fell into the sea off North Korea's east coast, according to USA imagery and ...

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:52

The Xining, China's indigenous Type 052D-class guided-missile destroyer with new anti-aircraft and anti-missile weaponry and air defense and anti-submarine warfare capabilities, was put into service by the People's Liberation Army Navy in January.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:46

Pieces of Trump's tax returns have been reported before. Other events took place without major incidents in such USA cities as Chicago, New York, Seattle and Washington , D.C., and outside pf Trump's south Florida resort home, Mar-a-Lago.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:47

Some 6,500 Palestinians are now detained by Israel for a range of offences and alleged crimes, and of those, 62 are women and 300 are minors. Some 500 are held under administrative detention, which allows for imprisonment without charges or trial.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:43

The risk for the main presidential candidates is misjudging the public mood by making an ill-perceived gesture or comment. Campaigning will officially end midnight Friday, before voters go to the polls for the first round of voting on Sunday.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:39

The Christian governor of the capital in this mostly Muslim country lost a runoff election Wednesday that was filled with religious and ethnic tensions. The past few months have been a long and arduous period for Jakarta Governor Basuki "Ahok" Tjahaja Purnama, who has been mired in a blasphemy case following several large-scale street rallies demanding his imprisonment and dismissal.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:37

In a series of tweets Saturday, Justice Minister Bozdag said all decisions on electoral issues, including complaints and fraud allegations, are in the purview of Turkey's electoral board. "Ballot box results and the people's will can not be disregarded or altered through court decisions, and the people's decision is binding for everyone", the minister said and noted that those who defend democracy are supposed to respect and accept the people's decisions even if they do not like those decisions.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:37

There was a potentially wining alternative path but it would have taken a better and braver man than Corbyn to choose it. But he called for a "movement of informed voters" to demand candidates make clear whether they would support the United Kingdom leaving the European Union with no deal, or one that does not give good access to the single market.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:36

Army Garrison Yongsan in Seoul that the willingness of military members "to stand firm without fear inspires the nation and inspires the world". Amid the elevated tensions, the United States a few days ago dispatched what Trump called an "armada" of ships in a show of force, including an aircraft carrier, into waters off the Korean Peninsula.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:35

Leaders in Washington and Kabul often had "almost diametrically" opposed views of the threat, said Christopher Kolenda, a former US Army officer who served in Afghanistan and worked on American strategies for the conflict. Flags flew at half-mast throughout the country, and special prayers were said for the dead. United States forces in Afghanistan on Saturday announced another incident in the northern part of the country, saying Taliban leader Quari Tayib was killed in an airstrike in ...

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:25

The USS Carl Vinson carrier battle group, which Trump boasted last week was the "armada, very powerful" to bring leader Kim Jong-un to heel is instead carrying out drills off the coast of Australia. Photo taken in October 2015 shows North Korea's intermediate-range Musudan ballistic missiles displayed during a military parade. Photos provided by the North Korean government showed the submarine-launched missiles being pulled by trucks bearing the logo of the Chinese company Sinotruk.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:23

The result upended traditional French politics: Neither candidate hails from the establishment parties that have dominated the country for decades. If the trend continues, they will head to a run-off May 7. Fillon was the early frontrunner until his support waned after he was charged following accusations he gave his British-born wife a fictional job as his parliamentary assistant for which she was paid almost 700,000 euros ($750,000) of public money.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:20

Also, if the Trump administration could open a gap with its key allies as well as China, who all anticipate an eventual return to something akin to the previous multilateral negotiations with Pyongyang. North Korea has scoffed at the idea of military intervention by outside nations to stop their nuclear testing. North Korea has accelerated its nuclear and missile tests in recent years, despite global condemnation and United Nations sanctions.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:18

A further eight people were electrocuted in a looting incident after a protest. For the first time since the unrest began, demonstrators were able to pass through several pro-government districts in Caracas without resistance from security forces.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:18

But a year later, Cheurfi was back in prison for violating parole and wasn't released until October 2015, after which he was required to regularly report his whereabouts to police, Molins said. Le Parisien newspaper said French government security authority the DCSP had circulated a note saying the threat during the elections of a militant attack like the ones that have killed more than 230 people in the past two years in France was a "constant and pregnant" one.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:17

Right-wing candidate Mr Fillon is expected to be knocked out of the election after getting 19.5 per cent of votes counted early, behind Marine Le Pen with 21.9 and Mr Macron with 23.7 per cent. Upon accepting defeat, both the Republicans and Socialist candidates- Francois Fillon and ‎Benoît Hamon , respectively- threw their support behind Macron and encouraged party supporters to follow suit.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:18

The latest odds for the General Election on June 8 have been revealed by Coral and Theresa May is now the favourite to be Prime Minister after the vote. May, appointed prime minister in the turmoil that followed Britain's vote to leave the European Union last June, said she needed the election to secure her own mandate and strengthen her hand for the Brexit negotiations ahead.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:12

They're following the guidance of Marwan Barghouti, the admitted former leader of a militia group known as the Tanzim. It threatens to revive Israeli-Palestinian tensions amid attempts to revive stalled peace talks. Calling for Arab and worldwide human rights groups to expose Israeli violations against the Palestinian prisoners, the Arab League also called for an global mission to investigate the conditions in which they are held in Israel's prisons.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:11

Foreign Minister Wang Yi said if war occurred there could be no victor. Hundreds of flatbed trucks packed with soldiers lined the banks of the Taedong river ahead of a parade through the North Korean capital. Kim Jong Un didn't speak before North Korean television ended the live broadcast. China, North Korea's sole major ally and neighbour which nevertheless opposes its weapons program, on Friday again called for talks to defuse the crisis.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:10

Pyongyang is heavily reliant on Beijing. "What has been noteworthy in recent coverage by the Global Times is that China should cut off its petroleum supply to North Korea in case of the latter's further provocation and that it could withstand a us military action to some degree, both of which are stances that have always been considered taboo", said the official, who asked to be unnamed.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:03

Simmons is offering a thoughtful proposal to make sure our children maintain privacy in our school bathrooms and locker rooms". The Senate amended House Bill 23 so that it no longer requires municipalities to cover their workers's survivors.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:00

Police say Steve Stephens shot and killed Robert Godwin, Sr. on East 93rd St. on Ester Sunday. Authorities have found no evidence of other victims besides Godwin. The sisters told Lane the killing is not her fault, and they don't hold any ill will toward her. Godwin taught his children the value of hard work, how to love God and how to forgive, his children said.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:02

North Korea warned the United States on Saturday to end its "military hysteria" or face retaliation as a US aircraft carrier group steamed towards the region and the reclusive state marked the 105th birth anniversary of its founding father.

by | April 24, 2017 | 05:54

YOKOSUKA, Japan (AP) - From the wind-swept deck of a massive aircraft carrier, Vice President Mike Pence on Wednesday warned North Korea not to test the resolve of the USA military, promising it would make an "overwhelming and effective" response to any use of conventional or nuclear weapons.

by | April 24, 2017 | 05:56

The French vote was being closely watched as a bellwether for populist sentiment following the election of Donald Trump as US President and Britain's vote to leave the EU. In a brief televised message less than 30 minutes after the last polling stations closed, Socialist Prime Minister Bernard Cazeneuve also urged voters to back Macron "to beat the National Front and block its funereal project of regression for France and of division of the French".

by | April 24, 2017 | 05:48

People quoted him as saying how happy he was to be at the "symbolic" reopening, "here to defend our civic values". This concert's to celebrate life. Jugele was the latest of many French police and soldiers who terrorist have targeted in the last three years.

by | April 24, 2017 | 05:47

Aya Hijazi , an Egyptian-American aid worker, meets with President Donald Trump in the Oval office of the White House in Washington , Friday, April 21, 2017 . On Thursday night, Hijazi arrived in Washington , D.C., after the Trump administration successfully secured her released. Trump was directly involved in negotiations to free Aya Hijazi , 30, said White House press secretary Sean Spicer.

by | April 24, 2017 | 05:44

A report from Citigroup said that Opec's output cuts can offset the U.S. production response and Goldman Sachs Group said the market needs to be more patient. "This is the main indicator for the success of the initiative", Falih said. Yet outside the United States, where data is plentiful and still shows bloated inventories, reliable data is hard to come by.

by | April 24, 2017 | 05:47

The result, if confirmed, is a comprehensive rejection of traditional French politics. Conservative candidate Francois Fillon conceded defeat but far-left candidate Jean-Luc Melenchon refused to step aside until votes from France's cities, where he and Macron draw much of their support, had been counted.

by | April 24, 2017 | 05:41

According to The New York Times , he will begin his public comeback with a student event at the University of Chicago followed by an awards ceremony in Boston. The former president will stay in Chicago for several days after the event, according to the Tribune . Former President Barack Obama is back from a series of exotic, celebrity-filled island vacations, and returning to Chicago to do what he loves best - give a speech to a fawning college crowd.