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by | January 17, 2018 | 01:37

The interior ministry said that Oscar Pérez's group of rebels was " dismantled " after the operation. Oscar Perez appeared with a bloody face in almost a dozen dramatic Instagram videos early on Monday (Tuesday NZ time), saying that he was surrounded by authorities shooting at him with grenade launchers.

by | January 17, 2018 | 01:38

The Russell County School District announced Tuesday morning it will be closed Wednesday and all after-school activities are canceled for Tuesday and Wednesday. Young Audiences Charter School has cancelled all after school activities. " School will begin at 10 a.m.", said David Flowers, superintendent of Huntington ISD.

by | January 17, 2018 | 01:35

He told reporters: "I am the least racist person you have ever interviewed". He shared his response at the Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach in Florida. LeVell said Trump recently rode in a vehicle with Ms. King and him, adding he was heartened by the president's eagerness to ask probing questions and celebrate the new record-low black unemployment rate.

by | January 17, 2018 | 01:34

On Jan. 15 - the day on which the USA celebrates the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. "Day?" Erik Shelley, a leader with Michigan United, an immigrants rights advocacy group told the DFP. "All they know is that their dad is gone, and they don't know when they're going to see him again". Depending on a final ruling from a judge, Garcia may not be allowed back in the country even to visit, for up to 10 years.

by | January 17, 2018 | 01:34

Sheikh Abdullah emerged as a potential opposition figure in the dispute between the Gulf states, which began in June when UAE, Saudi Arabia and Bahrain among others had cut diplomatic ties with Qatar . The statement did not address the rift between Qatar and its Arab neighbours, but it said that Trump "reiterated his support for a strong, united Gulf Cooperation Council that is focused on countering regional threats".

by | January 17, 2018 | 01:35

Lawmakers do not want China Mobile to be given a license to do business in the United States, Reuters cited the congressional aides as saying. Even the use of Huawei handsets by AT&T's Cricket subsidiary is believed to be not acceptable.

by | January 17, 2018 | 01:34

The successor to Republican Gov. Chris Christie emphasized the action during his inaugural address, which promised to resist the policies of President Donald Trump and what he called "a misguided Republican Congress", the AP reported. The new governor earned his fortune, which he used to help win the Democratic nomination a year ago, as an executive at Goldman Sachs . She replaces Lt.

by | January 17, 2018 | 01:35

Bill Richardson said Tuesday that he hoped two Reuters journalists will be freed in conjunction with his visit to Myanmar next week as a member of an global advisory panel seeking to resolve the crisis in the country. More than 4,000 suspected cases of diphtheria have been reported among the Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh, with a total of 32 deaths, including at least 24 children, said UNICEF.

by | January 17, 2018 | 01:34

The bid concerns a planned US$100 million (RM396 million) Chinese garden at the National Arboretum, located just steps from Congress and near the White House. A spokesman for Kushner and Trump told the Wall Street Journal that the warning about Murdoch came as part of a "routine senior staff security briefing".

by | January 17, 2018 | 01:33

Numerous people took shelter in schools turned into evacuation centers, Jukes Nunez, an Albay provincial disaster response officer, told the Associated Press by telephone. CedricDaep, the chief of Albay's Public Safety and Emergency Management Office, said further evacuations are expected if Mayon continued to display increasing "abnormal activities".

by | January 16, 2018 | 02:56

Last February, the president said during a press conference at the White House that he was "the least anti-Semitic person you've ever seen in your entire life. An alternate vulgarity theory emerged Sunday , with conservative National Review editor Rich Lowry suggesting on ABC's "This Week" that Trump might have used the term "shithouse" instead of " shithole ".

by | January 16, 2018 | 02:54

In a statement , Rappler said it will "not only contest this through all legal processes available to us, but also to fight for our freedom to do journalism". Kine said the SEC decision "was not wholly unexpected", noting that, "six months ago ..." "No one is above the law", he said, adding: " Rappler has to comply".

by | January 16, 2018 | 02:55

The material was spread on Facebook from 2015 until the autumn of 2017. Facebook referred the matter to USA authorities, who notified Danish police via Europol, the European agency for police cooperation. In a statement, they said the penalty violating Section 235 of the criminal code - which covers child pornography - will be "tough". We have taken the case very seriously, since it has serious consequences for those involved when material of this type is distributed.

by | January 16, 2018 | 02:56

Meteorologists say it is "unpredictable" when the Delaware River will unclog itself and start moving again. On Sunday, there was suspected to be full ice jams near Nesbitt Park in Wilkes-Barre and the under the bridge linking Nanticoke and West Nanticoke, Morgan said.

by | January 16, 2018 | 02:45

But a police spokeswoman told DPA news agency they can not know for sure: "Unfortunately, he's not talking to us". Vogel said he did not know where the wallaby had come from or how it found its way to the bridge. Dean told 2GB he had to slow down to check that it was real. A pursuing police vehicle with flashing lights videoed the animal's steady bounding before a police officer captured him near the Sydney Conservatorium of Music and wrangled him into a horse float, police said.

by | January 16, 2018 | 02:41

One of the teenagers, a 17-year-old living in the home was able to escape and alert authorities. This combination of pictures created on January 15, 2018 , shows booking photos from the Riverside County Sheriff's Department of David Allen Turpin (R), 57, and Louise Anna Turpin, 49.

by | January 16, 2018 | 02:38

Jammu and Kashmir DGP SP Vaid on his twitter handle informed about the operation and death of five militants. Another was also gunned down.According to Col Kalia, fresh reports have been received about another infiltrator being killed. "The body could not be recovered as it was the other side of the bank". In wake of the approaching Republic Day celebrations security has been beefed up in the region.

by | January 16, 2018 | 02:23

The New York Times , which reports that another 60 people were injured, notes that the Islamic State has not yet claimed responsibility for the bombings. Iraqi Parliament Speaker Salim al-Jabouri called the bombings a "cowardly act against innocent people". The vehicle bombing is the second since the beginning of the year in Baghdad city.

by | January 16, 2018 | 02:17

Jeff Flake - who has compared President Trump to a communist dictator who starved, imprisoned and murdered as many as 20 million people - says he fully expects Trump to face a Republican challenger in 2020, and his statements are causing some to suspect the challenger could be Flake himself.

by | January 16, 2018 | 02:08

The planned IPO would take place on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, while there is scope for an additional listing in London. The proceeds from the listing would be used by Softbank to invest in information-technology companies located outside of Japan.

by | January 16, 2018 | 02:03

Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov believes that conclusions regarding the sufficiency of security measures at schools in connection with the Perm incident should be made after the investigation is over. A source in regional emergencies services also told Sputnik that at least "nine children and one teacher were injured" during the altercation while local police said in a press release that "eleven minors and one teacher sustained slashing wounds".

by | January 16, 2018 | 02:04

Also on Sunday, the Hikma Movement headed by Ammar al-Hakim said it was joining the Abadi-Ameri alliance under the name of "the Nasr al-Iraq coalition", or Victory. Others chose to withdraw from the alliance with Abadi because they believe they will secure more seats by running on a smaller list. "My condolences [to the people of Iraq] for the abhorrent political alliances [that are of a] sectarian nature", Mr Al Sadr said.

by | January 16, 2018 | 02:01

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry will marry this year. However, he aded that he would continue to support Ms Marney's family who had been left "distraught" by the revelations. "Not wanting other races and cultures to invade your culture doesn't mean I hate their race. Just means I don't want their cultures invading mine".

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:58

January 10, 2018 (EIRNS)-The North and South Korean delegations issued a joint statement after yesterday's meeting in Panmunjom. "Only when talks are held, can there be joint statement and joint press release and can there be an agreement both sides share".

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:56

In an interview with eNCA on Sunday night, Ramaphosa said the question of whether Zuma should vacate office would be addressed "as time goes on", however, it must be done in a manner that will not embarrass the embattled president. "Everyone has to be receptive to the decisions of the ANC because that is the political centre". The 2018 political year has started, as it does, with the ANC January 8 statement setting out the governing party's priorities for the year.

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:46

The Met Office predicts that up to 8cm (3in) of snow could fall at low levels on Tuesday, and more than 15cm (5in) over higher ground. Meanwhile, in western Scotland between Monday and Thursday, frequent lightning strikes may cause disruption to power supplies in the area, and there is a possibility of temporary blizzard conditions.

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:44

Temperatures will be in the low 20s during the Marade with light snow falling. Temperatures start to climb by Friday and will rise to 60 degrees by Sunday. There are separate winter weather advisories for north Alabama with different timeframes. A Wind Chill Advisory has been issued for these zones from 11 p.m.

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:21

Following massive outrage on social networking sites and demands for an apology from Karnataka politicians, Goa's Water resources minister, Vinod Palyekar has said that his " harami " comment was misquoted. So when the state desperately needed 7.56 tmcft of water from Mahadayi, he said he did not see why it could not be released in these circumstances. Panaji: The Mahadayi dispute between Karnataka and Goa is escalating with Goa Chief Secretary Dharmendra Sharma writing to his Karnataka ...

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:16

The act "is a flagrant threat to the safety of civil aviation and a clear violation of worldwide law", the agency said , citing a statement from the UAE Civil Aviation Authority. Qatar has long denied funding extremists and recently restored full diplomatic relations with Iran, with whom it shares a massive offshore natural gas field.

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:15

The police had to intervene to restore order in the area. Gandhi represents Amethi in the Lok Sabha . "I got a call and was informed that people were attacked by Congress workers, but when I came to talk to police, I was attacked instead", Kori told media here.

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:12

Typhoon: Quick reaction jets based at RAF Lossiemouth (file pic). "As part of an worldwide response, Royal Air Force fighter jets have intercepted Russian bombers approaching United Kingdom airspace, " the Ministry of Defence said on Twitter.

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:15

As of Monday morning, no fatalities were reported . Police have ruled out a bomb as the cause of the collapse. Additional reporting from Newsy affiliate CNN . Markets are now in midday break and will reopen at 1:30pm local time. The high-rise two-tower building, constructed in the late 1990s, also houses the offices of the World Bank and International Finance Corporation.

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:06

The bodies of at least 10 combatants had been brought to a nearby hospital, a health ministry official said. Mitiga is a military air base near the centre of Tripoli that has been the city's main airport for civilian flights since the worldwide airport was partly destroyed by fighting in 2014.

by | January 16, 2018 | 00:57

The DeKalb County Fire Department is making national news as video shows its firefighters in a heroic scenario. Another firefighter caught another one of the man's eight children in her arms as she climbed the ladder. Ragland tossed his baby to Peckrul, herself a mother of triplets, who was halfway up the ladder. A total of 12 people were injured in the fire, CBS reported, but most of the injuries were from smoke inhalation.

by | January 16, 2018 | 00:53

R Ashwin (0-26) had opened the bowling while Ishant Sharma (0-14) came in as first change. But Elgar survived to share an unbroken 87-run partnership with AB de Villiers , who batted confidently to be on 50 not out. The second video captured Kohli and Hardik Pandya working in tandem, putting a well-thought strategy in place to improve their performance. He should have got the left-handed Elgar (on 29 then) when the batsman edged a brute of a lifter but 'keeper Parthiv Patel failed to ...