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by | August 07, 2018 | 14:30

The leaders of the terror group Hamas, including many of those in exile, gathered for the first time in Gaza on Friday to discuss a potential extended cease-fire with Israel. Others, including Hamas militants, have been killed in other incidents, including Israeli airstrikes. "The Ramallah government is no longer a government of consensus after the addition of Nabil Abu Rudeina", Hamas said in a statement responding to the new selection.

by | August 07, 2018 | 13:56

Tourists from Oklahoma discovered the child lying unconscious and unresponsive near the Manhattan side of the Brooklyn Bridge at around 4 p.m., according to police. The baby's parents were not on the scene. "I called 911. At that point I thought it was a doll", Campbell said. The child is believed to have been approximately 8 months old.

by | August 07, 2018 | 12:44

A party needs 172 seats to form the government. There are fears that given the precarious situation it finds itself in, would-be coalition partners are increasing their demands. Allies and reserved seats will take the PTI tally to 174 seats in the National Assembly , he added. Unveiling a tentative schedule of the National Assembly formation, the minister said the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) was already on board as it was engaged in making necessary arrangements required to hold ...

by | August 07, 2018 | 11:31

A combination photo of NBA basketball player LeBron James (L) in Oakland, California January 16, 2013 and U.S. President Donald Trump in Lewis Center, Ohio August 4, 2018. James found himself drawn into politics last week when President Donald Trump unleashed an attack on him via Twitter after an interview aired with CNN anchor Don Lemon in which James deemed Trump divisive.

by | August 07, 2018 | 08:33

Forest Service spokeswoman Kerry Greene said , and the remaining third stayed nearby to fight the Carr Fire . "We feel like we're doing pretty good above Lucerne and Nice, but there is still a lot of potential, and we're using a lot of aircraft to hold (the fire) in place", he continued.

by | August 07, 2018 | 07:48

The Washington Post reported that Trump had expressed concerns in the past week about his son Donald Trump Jr's legal exposure from the 2016 Trump Tower meeting. Federal campaign finance law makes it illegal for a campaign to accept a "thing of value", such as a financial contribution, from foreign nationals. If Trump declines the interview and Mueller subpoenas Trump to testify, it would spark a constitutional fight in the courts, Sekulow said.

by | August 07, 2018 | 06:11

In April , Bates an appointee of former President George W. Bush, ruled that the decision to end DACA "was unlawful and must be set aside". In the 25-page opinion , Bates also denied a motion by the Department of Homeland Security to vacate a previous decision in which he determined the administration's explanations for phasing out the Obama-era program were " arbitrary and capricious ".

by | August 07, 2018 | 02:14

The Union County Sheriff's Office told WSOC Sunday that the stickup happened near a traffic roundabout on Johns Forest Lane in Monroe. Deputies say the boy was approached by a black male teen wearing a camouflague hat and black shirt.

by | August 07, 2018 | 01:28

Prosecutors have been preparing for this credibility battle by asking a number of witnesses speak to Manafort's role as a supervisor over Gates. Testifying under immunity, she was the first witness to admit she knew accounting maneuvers Manafort and Gates requested of her were wrong and could be crimes.

by | August 07, 2018 | 00:57

Trump campaign officials sat down in June 2016 with a Kremlin-linked lawyer who promised dirt campaign rival Hillary Clinton . President Donald Trump tweeted Monday that "collusion with Russian Federation was very real" during the 2016 campaign - but that it involved the Democrats - and he demanded a new federal investigation of Hillary Clinton and House Intelligence Committee Vice Chairman Adam Schiff on their Kremlin ties.

by | August 07, 2018 | 00:48

The controversial ban was met with resistance when it came into effect on Wednesday this week. A spokesperson for group Kvinder I Dialog (Women In Dialogue) told the Independent: "The objective of this demonstration is to show that we do not accept this kind of unjust treatment regardless of who we are dealing with".

by | August 06, 2018 | 20:12

A member of the TPD dive team discovered the unconscious child underwater at about 4:30 p.m., according to police. She was rushed to St. Joseph's Hospital where she was pronounced dead. Some witnesses said they could see the girl's hands above the water - then they disappeared. This is not the first time someone has allegedly drowned a child in a Tampa-area river.

by | August 06, 2018 | 19:55

The Chicago Tribune reports that at least 73 people had been shot by 6 am Monday morning, 11 of them fatally. "Incidents of either random or targeted shooting on our streets is totally unacceptable", Chief Fred Waller said in a Sunday press conference.

by | August 06, 2018 | 19:26

Within minutes of the explosion, several videos emerged on social media showing the moment the billowing smoke erupted into a fireball. The fiery blast was so powerful, it shook homes near Bologna Airport and caused a bridge to partially collapse, according to the Independent .

by | August 06, 2018 | 18:56

The twin-engine Cessna plane was bound for John Wayne Airport, when the pilot declared an emergency. A parked auto was destroyed when the aircraft went down outside a busy shopping center, but the vehicle was unoccupied at the time , the AP reported .

by | August 06, 2018 | 18:28

The commemorative holiday was designated a year ago when the state's government unanimously chose to honor the 44th president. The Illinois House narrowly rejected a plan to make Obama's birthday a state holiday amid worries that the cash-strapped state could not afford to give state state employees another paid day off.

by | August 06, 2018 | 16:51

Investigators are looking into what caused the deadly incident. Eighteen people have died after a helicopter crashed on its way to an oil station in northern Siberia. Utair has launched its own investigation of the Siberian crash and offered its condolences to families of the deceased. It added that the helicopter was manufactured in Russian Federation in 2010, and the pilot had flown almost 6,000 hours.

by | August 06, 2018 | 16:11

Some politicians criticized the legislation describing it as a "publicity stunt", according to a report. But experts fear excessive mobile phone use and the allure of the internet may be fuelling cyber-addiction, sleep disruption and bullying.

by | August 06, 2018 | 15:25

It's slated to cross into the Central Pacific basin by early Monday. The National Hurricane Center continues to indicate that Hector will enter the Central Pacific later today and reach the local region around the islands around the Wednesday time period.

by | August 06, 2018 | 14:36

Washington's so-called "snapback" sanctions are due to be reinstated against Tehran on Monday morning after businesses were given 90 days to wind down their activities. He added that the Iranian people "are unhappy with the failure of their own leadership to deliver the economic promises that their leadership promised them".

by | August 06, 2018 | 14:23

When Laporta and a colleague provided an assessment of how much tax Manafort would owe, Gates responded that Manafort didn't have the money to pay it. A statue adorns the front of the Albert V. Bryan United States Courthouse, Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018 in Alexandria, Va., where President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort is on trial facing federal charges of tax evasion and bank fraud.

by | August 06, 2018 | 12:44

Instead, deputies found five adults and 11 other children who "looked like third-world country refugees ", living in squalor with little food and no clean water, according to Taos County Sheriff Jerry Hogrefe. In this "compound", the sheriff said, Ibn Wahhaj literally lived underground with his abducted son, an accused accomplice named Lucas Morten, three unnamed women, 11 other children, four pistols, an AR-15 rifle and a large quantity of ammunition.

by | August 06, 2018 | 10:23

South Sudan's President Salva Kiir , left, and opposition leader Riek Machar , right, shake hands during peace talks in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. In his speech at the signing ceremony, the Kenyan President Kenyatta praised the efforts done by President Omer al-Bashir to achieve the Comprehensive Peace Agreement in 21005 and now to facilitate and mediate talks to end the almost five-year conflict in South Sudan.

by | August 06, 2018 | 07:37

Reverol said he doesn't rule out further arrests. "In the next hours there could be more arrests". The attack highlights Maduro's challenges in maintaining control over the OPEC nation, where widespread food and medicine shortages have fuelled outrage and despair everywhere from hillside slums to military barracks.

by | August 06, 2018 | 06:22

Two other blazes collectively called the Mendocino Complex burned in Mendocino, Lake and Colusa counties, about 145 kilometres north of San Francisco . Meteorologist Steve Anderson said wind gusts could reach 25 miles per hour (40 kph) during the day Sunday. The massive blaze was burning in vast wilderness on both sides of Clear Lake, forcing more evacuations in rural areas of three Northern California counties.

by | August 06, 2018 | 06:08

Trump at one point unleashed a Twitter tirade in which he blasted, using all caps, Rouhani's "DEMENTED WORDS OF VIOLENCE". If Iran senses "American steel they back down, if they perceive American mush they push forward - and right now they perceive steel", said Mark Dubowitz, chief executive of Foundation for Defense of Democracies, a Washington think tank that lobbied for a renegotiation of the Iran nuclear deal .

by | August 06, 2018 | 05:38

The Saudi ambassador to Canada has been recalled to the peninsula for "consultation". "We urge the Saudi authorities to immediately release them and all other peaceful #humanrights activists", the foreign ministry tweeted on Friday. On Aug. 3, the Canadian government's main foreign policy Twitter account followed this up by saying that "Canada is gravely concerned about additional arrests of civil society and women's rights activists in #SaudiArabia, including Samar Badawi".

by | August 06, 2018 | 04:47

The president has also imposed steel and import tariffs on several important trading partners, including the EU, Mexico and Canada , saying they are required to protect American jobs and industry . Chinese leaders have offered to purchase more American goods, but rejected the United States request to change technology policies they see as a path to prosperity and global influence.

by | August 06, 2018 | 04:14

Whether it's the Trump Tower meeting in June 2016, or private messages back and forth with Wikileaks, Don Jr.'s name continues to pop up in regards to the current Mueller probe. The declaration that the meeting was indeed to get information on Clinton does open the door to this meeting being an attempt by Russian Federation to influence the outcome of the election, and in spite of Trump's claim that it was legal, still opens the possibility of crimes having been committed.

by | August 06, 2018 | 03:43

In 2016 a quake of a similar magnitude struck the Aceh region of Sumatra, killing 104 people and injuring more than a thousand. A shallow 6.4-magnitude quake struck the Indonesian island of Lombok Sunday, the United States Geological Survey said.

by | August 06, 2018 | 03:31

On the trial's third day, the prosecution pivoted away from describing Manafort's lavish lifestyle, focusing instead on the nitty-gritty details of actions they believe underpin the charges against him of bank fraud, tax fraud and failing to report foreign bank accounts.

by | August 06, 2018 | 02:49

The death toll from the Saudi-led coalition airstrikes on Yemen's Red Sea port city of Hodeidah on Thursday increased to 30, a medical official told Xinhua. A United Nations panel has compiled a detailed report of civilian casualties caused by the Saudi military and its allies during their war against Yemen, saying the Riyadh-led coalition has used precision-guided munitions in its raids on civilian targets.

by | August 06, 2018 | 00:03

They further claim that the Nation-State Law defies the status quo that has existed in Israel since its establishment, and which is anchored "in its Declaration of Independence and in its spirit". Protesters have been holding signs "If we are brothers we must be equals" and "Our force is in our unity - the nation-state law differentiates between us", according to the Haaretz newspaper.

by | August 05, 2018 | 23:57

Lee won the Republican primary for Governor during Thursday night's election. NASHVILLE , Tenn. (AP) - Basking in the afterglow of an emphatic Republican primary victory in her Senate bid, U.S. Each candidate has been heaping praise on Trump and attacking the others as insufficiently loyal to the president. Voters faced a more competitive field in the race for the nomination to replace term-limited Republican Gov.

by | August 05, 2018 | 23:19

Animal Control initially responded with a lone truck but officials quickly realized they were in over their heads. Thank you for signing up for the 3 Things to Know Newsletter. Here's something that'll really get a resident's goat . It appears a herd of goats were briefly on the lam in Idaho. Luckily, the neighborhood was ready to deliver.