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by | April 11, 2018 | 18:37

Defying Russian warnings against US military strikes in Syria, President Donald Trump said Wednesday that missiles "will be coming" in response to Syria's suspected chemical attack that killed at least 40 people. The sanctions were announced on Friday (April 6) and are targeted at officials and businessmen around President Vladimir Putin in response to the alleged Russian intervention in the U.S.

by | April 11, 2018 | 18:28

The Petal Panthers, however, weren't going to miss an opportunity to spoil Oak Grove's celebratory night. Joey Daud and Isaac Fettkether each scored a goal for the Mohawks while Jeffrey Skogen and Eddie Lara each tallied an assist. "We still have that same desire and motivation to go to state. So, we'll probably work it like that". "This is the first time we've had all three of those starters play together".

by | April 11, 2018 | 18:28

The US commander-in-chief - who previous year ordered missile strikes on a Syrian airfield after seeing gruesome images of civilians poisoned with sarin - looked poised to act again. "If this is the responsibility of Assad's regime in Syria then it's yet another example of the brutality and brazen disregard for their people that they show".

by | April 11, 2018 | 18:25

Soon after a 90-minute press conference by the Russian ambassador yesterday, during which time Mr Skripa's daughter Yulia released a statement saying she was improving rapidly, Viktoria made the shock claim. Sixty American diplomats are leaving Russia on Thursday , meeting a deadline set when the Kremlin expelled them in retaliation for the USA expulsion of Russian diplomats.

by | April 11, 2018 | 18:06

Trump had also been scheduled to visit Colombia for talks with President Juan Manuel Santos. White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders previously said President Donald Trump 'will promote free, fair and reciprocal trade practices to grow the US economy and continue to (bring) jobs and manufacturers back to the U.S'.

by | April 11, 2018 | 17:49

Jamal Zahalka, chairman of Joint List, a coalition of four Arab-majority political parties in Israel, called it a "killing spree commanded by [Prime Minister Benjamin] Netanyahu", according to multiple reports, adding, "No wonder the soldiers behave this way when ministers, lawmakers, the media and public opinion are party to the jubilation at the mass killing of Palestinians in Gaza ".

by | April 11, 2018 | 17:35

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited Sderot, an Israeli community near Gaza , and said Israel's top priority is its security. The IDF has defended its actions , saying protesters had "attempted to damage and cross the security fence" and "attempted to hurl explosive devices".

by | April 11, 2018 | 17:02

Sanders said Trump has chose to stay in the United States to "oversee the American response to Syria and to monitor developments around the world". In a statement , the OPCW said: " The OPCW Technical Secretariat has requested the Syrian Arab Republic to make the necessary arrangements for such a deployment.

by | April 11, 2018 | 17:02

Kim, a vice chairman of the central committee of the ruling Workers' Party of Korea (WPK), visited South Korea in February as the head of the North's high-level delegation to the closing ceremony of the PyeongChang Winter Olympics. Moon said last month that Japan cannot unilaterally declare the wartime issue "over", while Japan says any attempt to modify or scrap the deal, signed by Moon's predecessor Park Geun-Hye, could hurt relations.

by | April 11, 2018 | 17:00

They were working on a story, which Reuters published in February, documenting the extrajudicial killing of 10 Rohingya men in Rakhine State's Inn Din village a year ago. The army in January made a rare admission that its soldiers had killed 10 Rohingya villagers who were captured and accused of being "terrorists" during insurgent attacks previous year in Inn Din village in northern Rakhine.

by | April 11, 2018 | 16:55

Axios was the first to report the news Wednesday. Ryan, a Wisconsin Republican, has been in Congress since 1999 and became House speaker in 2015. Some of Ryan's close friends believe this may be a mistake on his part. U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan has decided not to seek re-election in 2018 and will soon inform his House GOP colleagues of his plans, at least two national outlets reported Wednesday morning.

by | April 11, 2018 | 16:44

The Congress party's income in 2016-17 was Rs 225 crore, a fall from the Rs 261 crore earned by the party in 2015-16. "Declaration of ₹115.64 crore under revenue from issuance of coupons by INC forms the top most income of the party, contributing 51.32 per cent of the total income of the party during 2016-17", ADR said.

by | April 11, 2018 | 16:44

Ernesto Valverde conceded Barcelona were not good enough to beat Roma after they were stunned in a 3-0 second-leg defeat to crash out of the Champions League . "I made a decision to leave room for others, who were in a better condition than me, but now I'm better again". The UN World Tourism Organization said Monday it has appointed FC Barcelona's Argentine star Lionel Messi as an ambassador to promote responsible tourism.

by | April 11, 2018 | 16:31

Zuckerberg uncertain of how to answer, stumbled over his words and awkwardly paused before eventually mustering a strong "No" in response. The background: It was revealed in March that millions of its users' information was shared with Cambridge Analytica-a firm that provided data to President Trump's election campaign in 2016.

by | April 11, 2018 | 15:38

It also has suggested that it may attempt a mass border breach. Israel says its forces only open fire to stop attempts to damage the fence, infiltrations, attempts to carry out attacks and at those seeking to harm soldiers. And afterwards you discover that they're only selling illusions, trading in suffering and blood, trading in victims, [saying]: "'You Palestinians, our people, go and die so that we'll go to the TV and media with strong declarations.' These [Hamas] acts of 'heroism" ...

by | April 11, 2018 | 15:12

Haley also said Russian Federation was to blame for blocking a United Nations resolution pushing for a cease-fire in Syria's bloody civil war, as well as a mechanism to investigate chemical weapons attacks. Despite those investigations and the Syrian government's denial to have chemical weapons, some countries such as the United States , France and the United Kingdom, are insisting on accusing the Arab state of using those substances.

by | April 11, 2018 | 15:11

Challenges to the project include a reference case where B.C.is seeking a court ruling on whether it has jurisdiction over oil shipments through the province. Here is part of the statement issued by Premier Notley on Sunday. The obstacles are being thrown up by the same B.C. government that is backing a $40-billion natural-gas project that also involves a pipeline and tanker port.

by | April 11, 2018 | 15:11

It said that the chief justice was the head of the institution, according to the Constitution, and he has been given the authority to "ensure smooth administrative and judicial functioning". Pande, who filed the plea after a January press conference on the issue by four top Supreme Court judges, also urged that Constitution benches set up by the apex court should comprise the five senior-most judges.

by | April 11, 2018 | 14:28

Morgan Meyer won the discus with a toss of 83-11 with Runnebohm second and Kemple third. They lose one of their two top pole vaulters and one of their top two long jumpers as well, giving them room to improve to stay well-rounded as a team.

by | April 11, 2018 | 14:19

Mr Nebenzia told US Ambassador Nikki Haley: "The threats you are proffering that you're stating vis-a-vis Syria should make us seriously anxious, all of us, because we could find ourselves on the threshold of some very sad and serious events".

by | April 11, 2018 | 14:11

It came as Vincent's family demanded an apology from Osborn-Brooks, 78, and vowed to return to the home every day to replace the messages to "Henryboy". Billy Jeeves, 28, and Vincent were wanted by Kent Police for a series of burglaries in Farningham in January, in which a man in his 70s was targeted.

by | April 11, 2018 | 13:47

Illegal immigration took another downturn when Trump took office past year with his promise to crack down on illegal immigration and build a border wall. It said "arming will be limited to circumstances that might require self-defense", but it did not further define that. About 250 troops will be sent by Monday to the state's 1,254-mile long border with Mexico, Army National Guard Brig.

by | April 11, 2018 | 13:44

Xiaopeng Motors, which counts Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and Foxconn Technology Group among its investors, plans to raise 17 billion yuan ($2.7 billion) in funds this year as the Chinese auto startup seeks to take on rivals in the world's biggest market for electric vehicles.

by | April 11, 2018 | 13:26

In September 2015, the Ukrainian billionaire and art philanthropist Victor Pinchuk donated $150,000 to the Donald J. Trump Foundation while the USA president was campaigning for the Republican nomination. Mueller is looking into the unusually large donation as part of his wider examination of a flow of foreign money to Trump and various Trump-connected businesses in the lead-up to the 2016 election.

by | April 11, 2018 | 12:58

Standing right before him was the entire Wheel of Fortune puzzle - "Flamenco Dance Lessons". And to be honest, Flamingo Dance Lessons do sound a bit more intriguing than Flamenco Dance Lessons after all... The look on the contestant's face says it all. Pat Sajak was frozen, and after a long pause he said Jonny was wrong, and passed to the next competitor.

by | April 11, 2018 | 12:50

Inoltre, l'Osservatorio Nazionale per i diritti umani in Siria , citando fonti militari, ha affermato che aereoporti e basi militari siriane sono in allerta. Un portavoce del IDF interpellato dalla AFP si è rifiutato di commentare la notizia, ma nella base aerea colpita, nota anche con l'acronimo di T4, operano anche forze iraniane e non è detta che l'attacco missilistico sia legato ai fatti di Douma .

by | April 11, 2018 | 12:41

Salman's overjoyed fans danced outside the courtroom and chanted "We love you, Salman". But there is something else which is catching people's eye, according to India Today report, the actor is getting a VIP treatment inside the jail. Actor Salman Khan will be spending some more time behind bars, as a sessions court here on Friday adjourned to Saturday the hearing of his bail petition.

by | April 11, 2018 | 12:25

Some eight months back the CBI had filed an FIR naming Lalu, Rabri and Tejashwi and in October and November last Enforcement Directorate had interrogated former Deputy CM Tejashwi for seven and nine hours in its Delhi and Patna offices. "The family is preparing for a wedding and the CBI has been used to humiliate the family. But the PM and BJP are sending CBI to their house in a futile bid to scare them", said RJD MLA and spokesperson Shakti Singh Yadav.

by | April 11, 2018 | 11:08

A fire Sunday night caused an estimated $1 million in damage at the new Cooper Elementary School in Superior, a building that's still under construction. "Hopefully we will have an update later today", Cummings said. Several fire departments are at the scene of an active house fire in the Town of Richland.

by | April 11, 2018 | 11:04

Israel says its forces only open fire to stop attempts to damage the fence, infiltrations, attempts to carry out attacks and at those seeking to harm soldiers. Murtaja had also been working for a Norwegian Refugee Council. Mutasem Murtaja, Mutaja's brother, told the Associated Press that Lieberman was spreading "lies" about Murtaja.

by | April 11, 2018 | 11:04

The 103-page document is meant as a teaching pronouncement to "re-propose the call to holiness in a practical way for our own time", the Times reported . Pope Francis calls us out: "A Christian can not think of his or her mission on earth without seeing it as a path of holiness, for 'this is the will of God, your sanctification'".

by | April 11, 2018 | 11:04

Facebook revealed last month that political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica (CA), which had ties to Donald Trump's presidential campaign, may have harvested data of 87 million users without their knowledge. The biggest threat to Facebook, however, would be new regulations that challenge the company's lifeblood: access to increasing amounts of personal data from its 2 billion users.

by | April 11, 2018 | 10:48

The Altamont Board took the action Monday night. Last year, when the committee decided to make Westport a "school choice" district, Dargon mentioned that bullying issues could give out-of-district students a fresh start while School Committee Chairwoman Margot DesJardins mentioned the school's small class sizes makes it an attractive option.

by | April 11, 2018 | 10:34

During the event PM Modi presented awards to Swachhagrahis for their exemplary work. Modi also flagged off multiple railway projects, including India's first high-speed electric locomotive under the Make in India campaign, The Indian Express reported.

by | April 11, 2018 | 10:26

Police were told two men approached the victim and her friends while they were outside. The 19-year-old faces charges including terroristic threatening and gun offenses. Chatham-Kent police on Monday afternoon the pair were located together in Wallaceburg. Chatham-Kent police are investigating two separate incidents of property being stolen.