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by | August 01, 2018 | 12:50

That was after the federal government settled with Defense Distributed, the company that makes the blueprints. Separately, attorneys general in 21 states urged Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Monday to withdraw from the settlement with Defense Distributed, saying it 'creates an imminent risk to public safety'.

by | July 31, 2018 | 20:15

The Koch brothers have been consistent critics of the president's hard-line trade policies. "The globalist Koch Brothers, who have become a total joke in real Republican circles, are against Strong Borders and Powerful Trade", Trump tweeted early Tuesday .

by | July 31, 2018 | 19:42

The White House said it did not comment on intelligence, Reuters reported, while a senior official at South Korea's presidential office said US and South Korean intelligence agencies are closely looking into various North Korean movements. Generals from the rival Koreas met Tuesday at their shared border for talks meant to ease a decades-long military standoff, Seoul officials said . North Korea is reportedly making new missiles in the same factory that produced the country's first ...

by | July 31, 2018 | 18:46

Iran's semi-official ISNA news agency quoted political adviser Hamid Aboutalebi as saying that for talks to happen, the USA needs to rejoin the deal. "So many things have happened so positive", Mr Trump said. But with the United States about to reimpose full sanctions, starting on August 6, many in Iran are uninterested in his latest volte-face.

by | July 31, 2018 | 17:06

Neighbors say they are heartbroken and in shock following the deaths of 26-year-old mother Kiarre Curtis and her children: Marquise Thompson, 10; Gerome Randolph, 7; Samuel Curtis, 5; Savod Curtis, 4; and Avery Curtis, 2. Curtis and her children were staying in a room on the second floor. "The Berrien County Sheriff's Office extends thoughts and prayers to the family and friends of the victims of this tragic accident", the office said in a statement.

by | July 31, 2018 | 16:27

Today, Paul announced that he is no longer anxious. "I have expressed my concern over Judge Kavanaugh's record on warrantless bulk collection of data and how that might apply to very important privacy cases before the Supreme Court ", Paul said .

by | July 31, 2018 | 14:47

In an interview with CNBC television on July 30, Pompeo said the United States looked forward to engagement with the government of Pakistan's expected new prime minister, Imran Khan , but said there is "no rationale" for a bailout that pays off Chinese loans to Pakistan.

by | July 31, 2018 | 13:27

Two men and a woman were caught on surveillance footage on Saturday taking the 16-inch-long horn shark from an open pool where aquarium visitors can pet various species while the attendant was helping other guests, said Jen Spellman, the aquarium's general manager.

by | July 31, 2018 | 13:02

Voting closed in Zimbabwe's first election since Robert Mugabe was ousted after 37 years in power as observers warned of possible shortcomings in Monday's landmark poll. About 5.5 million people were registered to vote in an election viewed by many as an opportunity to move beyond decades of political and economic paralysis.

by | July 31, 2018 | 12:57

Mugabe is accused of assaulting model Gabriella Engels at a hotel in August past year. "I conclude that Dr Mugabe is not immune from the jurisdiction of our courts and the minister's decision to "recognise" or "confer" immunity upon her was unconstitutional and unlawful", read Vally's judgment.

by | July 31, 2018 | 10:59

Paul Manafort , 69, who served as the campaign chairman during the summer of 2016, has been charged with leading a money-laundering conspiracy that allegedly funnelled $30 million from pro-Russia political groups in Ukraine through a labyrinth of offshore accounts.

by | July 31, 2018 | 09:25

Ferguson announced Monday morning that he will file a lawsuit asking for a federal court to block the distribution of 3D printed gun designs. People can use the blueprints to manufacture a plastic gun using a 3D printer. In 2013, Cody Wilson , owner of Defense Distributed, debuted the world's first 3D-printed gun. The U.S. State Department quickly ordered Wilson to remove his plans, arguing that they violated global arms treaties because the plans were in effect distributing weapons ...

by | July 31, 2018 | 05:39

Embassy said in a statement , according to Reuters, which appeared to confirm the suspected deliberate nature of the attack. A auto has struck a group of cyclists in Tajikistan, killing four tourists from the United States and the Netherlands before fleeing the scene, local officials say.

by | July 31, 2018 | 05:16

Firefighters also faced hard weather on Sunday with hot and dry conditions offering no relief to the efforts to contain the fire. Meanwhile, Shyla has been struggling to find a place for her family to live. Sixteen people had been reported missing, but nine of those have been found safe, according to Shasta County Sheriff Tom Bosenko, who spoke at a Sunday news conference.

by | July 30, 2018 | 23:46

US DEFENCE Secretary General James Mattis has dismissed as " fiction " an Australian media report claiming American forces were prepared to bomb Iran's nuclear facilities as early as next month. On Sunday night, Trump said in a tweet directed at Rouhani, " Never, ever threaten the United States again or you will suffer consequences the likes of which few throughout history have ever suffered before ".

by | July 30, 2018 | 22:12

In a reversal of a long-standing policy, US diplomats held face-to-face talks with Taliban representatives in Qatar a week ago without Afghan government officials present, two senior Taliban officials said Saturday. and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation troops still in Afghanistan. Any talks about a future political setup would be between the Taliban and the Afghan government, the statement said.

by | July 30, 2018 | 20:33

The president has been floating plans to slap import taxes on hundreds of billions of dollars of foreign goods, which has led to the risk of retaliatory tariffs by foreign companies on US goods. Consumer spending in the second quarter, adjusted for prices, surged at a 4.0-percent annualized pace, well above expectations of a 3-percent rise. Households bought motor vehicles and spent more on health care, utilities, food and accommodation in the last quarter.

by | July 30, 2018 | 19:34

Saudi Arabia accuses its regional arch-nemesis Iran of smuggling arms to the Houthis through Yemen's ports, namely the Red Sea port of Hodeida. The Bab el-Mandeb strait, which connects the Gulf of Aden to the Red Sea is only about 30 kilometres wide between Yemen and Djibouti, leaving ships more vulnerable as they pass through.

by | July 30, 2018 | 18:17

Laster in the week, Trump ordered a top aide to invite Putin to visit Washington this fall, amid congressional midterm elections. "And I'm ready to come to Washington if appropriate conditions for work are created", he said. Kaitlan Collins and her employer, CNN , say the White House denied Collins access to Trump's Rose Garden event with the European Commission president because officials found her earlier questions "inappropriate".

by | July 30, 2018 | 17:22

In a statement, the High Committee for Return and Breaking the Siege called upon the global community to take its responsibility and provide the necessary protection for the Freedom Flotilla Fleet while also promising increased efforts to break the siege.

by | July 30, 2018 | 16:24

But he added that they were still not ruling out any possibility. The independent investigation report, released more than four years after the Beijing-bound aircraft disappeared from radar an hour into its departure from Kuala Lumpur, admitted the precise cause of the disappearance could still not be determined, but "the possibility of intervention by a third party cannot be excluded".

by | July 30, 2018 | 16:11

Must get rid of Lottery, Catch & Release etc. and finally go to system of Immigration based on MERIT! He did acknowledge, however, that the border funding issue was unlikely to be resolved before the midterm elections . The $5 billion is well above the $1.6 billion in the Senate version of the bill, which would finance the Department of Homeland Security. We need great people coming into our Country! Sen.

by | July 30, 2018 | 14:58

One Malaysian was killed and six injured, Malaysian foreign ministry said. "We did not detect any potential for a tsunami but the natural disaster lasted quite a while in all regencies and municipalities in West Nusa Tenggara province, spreading panic among the people", BMKG Mataram head Agus Riyanto said in a report by the Jakarta Post .

by | July 30, 2018 | 14:58

Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee want Donald Trump Jr .to testify yet again for his meeting with a Russian lawyer. "It seems to me his default position is to lie", Mr Giuliani said of Mr Cohen, who in May he said was an "honest, honourable lawyer".

by | July 30, 2018 | 14:25

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said, "People whose names don't appear on the final list, they need not worry". Assam, where one third of the population is Muslim, is the only Indian state to compile a register of citizens. The BJP and NRC authorities have repeatedly denied the allegations. However, no cases were registered against them as they are illegal migrants. The arrival of millions of refugees to Assam in 1971 - when Bangladesh seceded from Pakistan after a bloody civil war ...

by | July 30, 2018 | 13:17

In 2011, arguing against a Swedish extradition request, Assange's lawyers said he feared execution in the United States, although they did not give any legal basis for the claim. Mr Assange sought asylum in the embassy to avoid being extradited to Sweden to answer questions over an alleged sex crime. "Ecuadoreans know how he (Moreno) operates".

by | July 30, 2018 | 10:17

According to the AFP , "Two young children and their 70-year-old great-grandmother Melody Bledsoe died in the Carr Fire, their family confirmed to USA media". "We are simply not getting a break". The blaze was one of almost 90 large fires burning nationally, majority in the West. A count by The Associated Press found at least 300 of those structures were homes.

by | July 30, 2018 | 10:14

The social network told CNet that the Alex Jones Channel on Facebook was close to the threshold which would see it shut down and deleted. Alex Jones , the founder of conspiracy site InfoWars , has been suspended by Facebook. Conservatives have accused Facebook, YouTube and other platforms of censoring right-wing views in the past, and have rallied behind him before. Facebook has said it would limit the reach of pages that consistently push fake news and misinformation, but it ...

by | July 30, 2018 | 09:42

Mr Cohen, who no longer works for Mr Trump, is under investigation in NY for his business dealings and reportedly whether hush payments violated campaign finance laws. While Avenatti did not elaborate on the alleged deals reached with his new clients in a brief interview with USA TODAY, he said that one of the payments was allegedly routed through tabloid media company American Media Inc., publisher of the National Enquirer .

by | July 30, 2018 | 08:17

One of Colombia's biggest drug gangs is offering the equivalent of £53,000 for anyone who kills a police dog after it sniffed out 10 tonnes (10000 kilogrammes) of their cocaine earlier this year. President-Elect Ivan Duque is promising a tougher approach to speed up eradication of the drug , including aerial spraying and the use of drones. " Sombra the German shepherd has become the terror of criminal organizations ", a recent story in Colombia's El Espectador newspaper stated.

by | July 30, 2018 | 07:27

It's mandatory that cruise ships travelling in the northern region have polar bear guards on board. "He was flown out, was responsive, and is now undergoing medical treatment", Etminan said, adding that the victim was not in a life-threatening condition.

by | July 30, 2018 | 06:27

Moyo, who fled Zimbabwe during the military takeover of government in November previous year that forced former president Robert Mugabe to resign, has been pushing a pro-Chamisa campaign on social media for several weeks. Zimbabweans go to the polls on Monday in the first election since the removal of Robert Mugabe , a watershed vote they hope will rid the country of its global pariah status and spark a recovery in its failed economy.

by | July 30, 2018 | 06:19

He said police do not know whether it was gang-related. Three people were shot to death and seven others were injured in a shooting in New Orleans Saturday Night. "We are grateful to those on the scene tonight: the NOPD, EMS, the chaplains and the social workers". Harrison said two men and a woman died in the shooting.

by | July 30, 2018 | 06:15

Special counsel Robert Mueller is reportedly looking at President Donald Trump's tweets and negative remarks about Attorney General Jeff Sessions and former FBI Director James Comey as part of a probe into obstruction of justice. But, Trump has often claimed he would never have hired the former senator had he known Mr Sessions would recuse himself from the Russian investigation.

by | July 29, 2018 | 21:43

Mr Trump would be taking a political risk if he does allow most government functions to lapse on October 1 - the first day of the new budget year - roughly a month before the November 6 elections, when Republican control of both the House and Senate is at stake.