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by | March 02, 2018 | 19:53

Sarkissian, whose candidacy was suggested by the ruling party, led by outgoing President Serzh Sargsyan , once served as the Armenian ambassador to the United Kingdom and as the country's prime minister. So far, parliaments in more than 20 countries, including Germany, have voted in laws or resolutions explicitly recognising the Armenian "genocide".

by | March 02, 2018 | 19:28

That he also said on Friday that "we don't want people who are mentally ill to have any form of weaponry" suggests how unserious he is about that issue. There are eight states that already allow teachers to carry guns on K-12 school grounds, the Wall Street Journal reported, and six other states are considering legislation to allow teachers to carry.

by | March 02, 2018 | 19:30

The snap presidential election in Venezuela scheduled for 22 April has been pushed back by a month, the National Electoral Council ( CNE ) has announced. "The president has all those before him". "The message is we will continue to ratchet up the pressure until the Maduro regime is removed and democracy is returned to Venezuela ", a senior administration official told McClatchy .

by | March 02, 2018 | 19:26

The encounter took place in the deep forests spread over Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district and Telangana's Bhadadri Kothagudem district. Cops suspect that those present at the meeting included Hari Bhushan, secretary and a senior member of the Telangana State Committee, and Bade Chokka Rao alias Damodar, another senior leader who is in-charge of Karimnagar-Khammam-Warangal in Telangana.

by | March 02, 2018 | 19:14

For Muir, the decision to double up over 1500m and 3,000m took serious consideration, particularly with the demands of 12-hour night shifts and course work towards her veterinary science finals at Glasgow University. Hassan moved off the rail and nearly into lane three in an expedient bid to hold off Muir. However, the 31-year-old has decided not to take part at the worlds in order to retain full fitness in time for the outdoor season.

by | March 02, 2018 | 19:15

Senior officials from Pyongyang visiting South Korea on Sunday said North Korea was open to talks with the U.S., hours after it accused Washington of trying to stir up conflict on the peninsula with new sanctions . Pyongyang sent a three-member delegation including Hwang Chung Song, a senior official at the Committee for the Peaceful Reunification of Fatherland, North Korea's state agency that deals with ties with the South.

by | March 02, 2018 | 19:09

Officials said they would be canceling classes for Thursday. He was finally found sitting on the curb along a street a few blocks from the campus, being propped up by two school staff members, police said. He also served as the play-by-play voice for Dalton football games, according to The New York Post . A Dalton student, Chondi Chastain, tells the AP that Davidson had told students he thought arming teachers was a bad idea.

by | March 02, 2018 | 18:59

Mark Warner of Virginia, the top Democrat, were so perturbed by the leak that they demanded a rare meeting with Speaker Paul Ryan , R-Wis., last month. The Senate and the House are worlds apart on intelligence. When Waldman delivered his materials to the committees, Warner had already told his Senate colleagues that the text messages would be among them, this person said.

by | March 02, 2018 | 18:54

Army Radio and other media say police entered Netanyahu's residence on Friday. Netanyahu's wife, Sara, was questioned at another location at the same time as the prime minister. One of the two Netanyahu's confidants arrested last month has turned state witness and will reportedly incriminate him in the corruption allegations .

by | March 02, 2018 | 18:30

The university says the suspect is still at large and is considered armed and risky. Pleasant Public Safety the suspect is a 19-year-old black male wearing mustard yellow jeans and a blue hoodie. At least two people were fatally shot Friday after a gunman opened fire at Campbell Hall dormitory at Central Michigan University , the school's police said.

by | March 02, 2018 | 17:03

The Entertainment Software Association, which represents the video game industry, says it and its member companies haven't recieved any invitation to such a meeting . "She said 40 million dollars was given to the Global Engagement Center to begin providing immediate support to private and public partners that expose and counter Russian and Chinese propaganda and disinformation.

by | March 02, 2018 | 17:04

Inquiry hearings past year focused on postwar schemes where about 4,000 children, some as young as five, were sent to Australia, New Zealand and Zimbabwe between 1945 and 1970. Last year, Mr Brown apologised for Britain's "disgraceful" role in sending more than 130,000 children to its former colonies in 2010, but now says his apology was "incomplete".

by | March 02, 2018 | 16:51

Lamin said the school would remain closed "for a while, until the situation normalises and the girls are psychologically prepared to resume". Without education, children are at risk of being seen as an ideal recruitment pool for extremist organisations or criminal gangs, their chances of employment are severely limited and the chance of them ending up in child marriages or with teenage pregnancies is significantly higher, it added.

by | March 02, 2018 | 16:52

Met Éireann have issued two updates to the status red weather warning that came into effect for the entire country on Wednesday night . Met Éireann have issued a Status Red weather warning, which now extends to Friday at midday.

by | March 02, 2018 | 16:48

Malik Nembhard, who enjoyed Hedley's music added that he wasn't planning to go to the concert before the cancellation was even announced, thanks to the allegations against Jacob Hoggard and Hedley as a whole. Although he acknowledged he "behaved in a way that objectified women" over the years, Hoggard said in the statement he had "never engaged in non-consensual sexual behaviour".

by | March 02, 2018 | 16:43

Two sources familiar with the issue told CNN agents are looking into the deal involving the Trump International Hotel and Tour in Vancouver - which has an Ivanka-branded spa. It is not owned by the Trump organization, despite baring the family name, but by Malaysian real estate heir Joo Kim Tiah. It is also not clear as to why the FBI handpicked the Trump International Hotel in Vancouver as their subject of investigation.

by | March 02, 2018 | 16:43

Ryan urged the Senate to consider legislation the House approved previous year that would strengthen the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS). "They brought a really simple message". "They don't want to simply have a conversation". A ban on AR-15s "is not one of the big discussions here", Scalise said.

by | March 02, 2018 | 16:41

Interstate 80 is now reopened in both directions to passenger travel following a several hour closure by the California Department of Transportation beginning late Thursday morning. Forecasters warn of heavy snowfall in the northern mountains, and predict widespread rainfall elsewhere which is raising concern about flash flooding near wildfire burn scars in southern regions of the state.

by | March 02, 2018 | 16:41

Met Éireann also said that the snow will continue until the weekend, including some wintry showers on Saturday. After hitting today, Storm Emma is expected to cause snow drifts in the South of the United Kingdom due to the high winds created and move north up the country toward Yorkshire.

by | March 02, 2018 | 16:15

The price for Brent crude oil, the global benchmark, was down 0.93 percent as of 9:15 a.m. EST to $64.13 per barrel. West Texas Intermediate for April delivery declined $1.20 to $61.81 a barrel at 11:22 a.m. Fawad said the market has been ignoring "good compliance with the production cuts by OPEC and non-OPEC countries". Futures dipped 1.1 percent to the lowest level in two weeks in NY on Thursday .

by | March 02, 2018 | 16:05

Last year, the artist put up a golden Kanye West life-size crucifixion statue on Hollywood Boulevard that was titled "False Idol" ahead of the Oscars . "Hopefully now in the light of recent allegations against many leading figures in Hollywood the industry will clean up it's (sic) act". Unlike the bathrobe-clad statue, it was created with the intention to be burned by fire.

by | March 02, 2018 | 16:04

A final count from the three-month campaign to remove weapons from the streets came with debate over gun reform rampant in the U.S. after a mass school shooting in Florida. It also suggested another gun amnesty may take place in future. To prevent massacres, amnesties tend to work only if deployed in tandem with the European-style measures deeply loathed by American conservatives: broad bans or restrictions on firearms ownership.

by | March 02, 2018 | 15:52

The statement was released by the Public Prosecution Office, the Ministry of Health, the Ministry of Interior and the Ministry of Emergencies. Four people were taken to hospital, according to Azerbaijan's news agency APA . The ex-Soviet Caucasus nation has a history of large-scale casualties as a result of fires in residential buildings and elsewhere. The fire completely destroyed a wooden building, in which bed-ridden patients found themselves unable to escape, local media reported.

by | March 02, 2018 | 15:42

Jeff Sessions asking the Inspector General to investigate potentially massive FISA abuse. Will take forever, has no prosecutorial power and already late with reports on Comey etc", Trump wrote . GOP Rep. Trey Gowdy of SC, recently one of the FBI's toughest critics, defended Horowitz as "fair, fact-centric and appropriately confidential with his work".

by | March 02, 2018 | 15:38

There's a big Powerball victor who has not claimed their prize, and may miss out on some cash. In Arkansas, there was one Match 4 ticket sold, worth $100. That jackpot is the seventh largest in USA lottery history. Prizes must be claimed and winning tickets validated before winners can be identified. There were no Match 5 winners of $1 million nationally.

by | March 02, 2018 | 12:53

Amber warnings are in force for areas considered most likely to see medium impacts". Red is the most serious of the weather warnings . Sweden's meteorological institute says it has upped its weather warning to level three on a six-step scale because of snowfalls of up to 15 centimeters (6 inches) in the capital, Stockholm, and the southern part of the country.

by | March 02, 2018 | 12:48

Speaking during a meeting with state governors from across the country, Mr Trump said that he would be willing to stand up to the powerful National Rifle Association (NRA) over issues like tougher background checks. "We're determined to turn our grief into action". We don't have any action. Two months go by, all of a sudden everybody is off to the next subject. Let's keep talking.

by | March 02, 2018 | 12:17

In a statement on Thursday, Carson said he wasn't aware of the price tag and announced he would cancel the order . HUD was not set to receive delivery of the furniture until May, after which Sebree had expected to receive payment, she said.

by | March 02, 2018 | 12:20

Chris Murphy, D-Conn., said the resolution shows that there is bipartisan support for ending USA involvement in the Yemen war, which began under President Barack Obama in 2015 and has continued under President Donald Trump. Given that war-making powers belong to Congress, they argued that the US activities in the conflict are unconstitutional. Last year, an hourslong debate to repeal the current war powers was led by Sen.

by | March 02, 2018 | 11:58

Do our religious convictions lead us to anger and violence, or do they lead us to reconciliation and peace? The most recent non-politician was civil rights champion Rosa Parks in 2005. "When listening to Reverend Graham, it was like he was right there next to you ". Former President Clinton said, "When he prays with you in the Oval Office or upstairs in the White House , you feel he is praying for you , not the president".

by | March 02, 2018 | 11:48

Lamar Dunford of New Orleans told a chaplain who prayed with him. President Bill Clinton was among the thousands that paid their respects to Reverend Billy Graham Tuesday. "He was just an awesome man of faith with great impact, I have such great respect for him", Christensen said. "I'm unbelievably blessed to have met him".

by | March 02, 2018 | 11:36

Christopher Lewis , who was 17 that time , fired a single shot towards the Queen's vehicle as she toured Dunedin according the Security Intelligence Service (SIS). " Current police investigations into the shots have been conducted discreetly and most media representatives probably have the impression that the noise was caused by a firework of some description ", said a November 1981 memo from SIS, also released Thursday.

by | March 02, 2018 | 11:34

The looming gas supply crisis has sent energy markets soaring, raising fears that bills may be hiked to meet the rising costs and that smaller suppliers may buckle under the pressure. SILVER LINING Where can I get a new alphabet 10p coin? A spokeswoman for the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy said Britain has many sources of gas supply and Rough's closure did not undermine the country's security of gas supplies.

by | March 02, 2018 | 11:24

A young Slovak investigative journalist, Ján Kuciak, has been found shot dead alongside his fiancée Martina Kušnírová at their home in the town of Vel'ka Mača near the country's capital Bratislava . The murder was also condemned by European Parliament chief Antonio Tajani. He urged Slovak authorities to launch "a thorough investigation with global support if needed" and added that as with the case of Daphne Caruana Galizia , " the European Parliament will not rest until justice is done ".

by | March 02, 2018 | 11:23

The CBI filed an FIR or first information report on May 15 past year. "The reasons for the arrest will be provided in the court". Congress has said that it is an act of classic divisionary tactic by the Modi government to hide their own corrupt governance model that is being exposed on a daily basis-be it Nirav Modi , Mehul Choksi, Dwarka Das Seth Jewellers.