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by | April 14, 2018 | 13:58

The U.S. on Friday launched "precision" military strikes against targets inside Syria linked to recent chemical attacks, said President Trump in a statement from the White House . strike, which was also in response to the Syrian regime's alleged use of chemical weapons . Syrian news outlet Al-Masdar News reported cruise missiles struck rural Damascus and caused explosions at Dumayr Airbase.

by | April 14, 2018 | 13:50

France said Thursday it has proof that Syrian government forces , which Russian Federation has pledged to protect, conducted the attack. Insulting the President of Russian Federation is unacceptable and inadmissible. USA intelligence shows a Russian claim that the attack was faked was false, Sanders said. "The immediate priority is to avert the danger of war ", Vassily Nebenzia said after a meeting of the UN Security Council.

by | April 14, 2018 | 13:37

Commonwealth Games Federation chief executive David Grevemberg said it was disappointing the athletes didn't show up they were scheduled to compete. They're expected to conclude Sunday. Though, hopes for Lowther are not over as she will still participate in women's road race on Saturday, a day before the Games at Gold Coast is supposed to end.

by | April 14, 2018 | 13:35

Earlier this week, Ryan had downplayed the need for Trump to seek additional congressional approval, arguing that the President had the authority to approve an attack under the current Authorization for Use of Military Force, passed in 2002 and used as a basis for military action in the broader U.S.

by | April 14, 2018 | 12:51

Fraser said Facebook's 2. 2 billion users worldwide should have an expectation of privacy. The hearings that ended on Wednesday revealed no consensus among United States lawmakers about what kind of privacy legislation they might want to pursue, if any, and no timeline for action.

by | April 14, 2018 | 12:38

General Igor Konashenkov, another spokesman for Russia's defence ministry, claims Russian intelligence has strong evidence which proves Great Britain had knowledge of and direct involvement in the attack. Another senior official said Trump and his aides had largely settled on a consensus view on what strategy to take and that work continued on the timing and coordination with allies who plan to participate.

by | April 14, 2018 | 12:32

I urge all Member States to show restraint in these unsafe circumstances and to avoid any acts that could escalate the situation and worsen the suffering of the Syrian people. It could be argued a strike is being carried out in support UN Security Council resolutions, as was the case in 1998 when a U.S. and British bombing campaign hit Iraqi weapons research and storage facilities to retaliate for the Iraqi government's refusal to cooperate fully with UN weapons inspectors.

by | April 14, 2018 | 12:13

According to the sheriff's statement, Jennifer Hart, who was being the wheel of the SUV, had a blood-alcohol level of.102 BAC at the time of the fatal crash, which authorities believe was intentional. The family arrived in Fort Bragg, California, on the night of Saturday, March 24, and were there until Sunday night, the day before their SUV was found.

by | April 14, 2018 | 11:35

Given that the success rate of review petitions in the Supreme Court is low, one of the options before the government is to bring an amendment that notifies these provisions within the relevant schedule of the Constitution. It said that the apex court should restore the old act that makes implementation of punishment for atrocities on SC/STs as legislated and prescribed by the Parliament.

by | April 14, 2018 | 11:25

She is referring to last Friday's tragic bus crash that killed 16 members of the Humboldt Broncos, a Canadian Junior Hockey team. "We have received so many requests from so many people and organizations reaching out to us about what they can do, interest in organizing a blood drive at their site or coming as a group to donate", said Mulatu, adding donations were also up about 10 per cent in the Greater Toronto Area.

by | April 14, 2018 | 10:46

But U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis struck a cautious note, telling lawmakers that the need to "stop the murder of innocent people" had to be weighed up against the risk of things "escalating out of control". Russian Ambassador to the United Nations Vassily Nebenzia (L) and Bolivia's Ambassador to the United Nations Sacha Sergio Llorenty Soliz speak to the media outside Security Council chambers at the U.N.

by | April 14, 2018 | 10:37

President Trump has cancelled a planned trip to Latin America, which was to begin Friday. "He will, everybody will". Syrian troops have braced for Western strikes across the country, hiding assets and deserting key buildings. In his tweet at the Russians, Trump told them, "you shouldn't be partners with a Gas Killing Animal who kills his people and enjoys it!" However, Ruppersberger said, any military strike can't risk taking out Russian personnel, lest the global conflict between the USA ...

by | April 14, 2018 | 10:30

Rubio said that while the White House shouldn't rule out such a dramatic escalation, he's yet to conclude himself that's the right course of action. That decision was condemned last week by Pena Nieto and opposing candidates for this year's Mexican presidential election .

by | April 14, 2018 | 09:18

A Norfolk man is facing six years in prison for receiving images of child pornography. He will also be required to serve a term of supervised release of at least five years and up to life after he is released from prison. The U.S. Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Iowa says Myers received sexually explicit images of minors between March 2005 and August 2014.

by | April 14, 2018 | 06:04

Speaking to sources on background, The Wall Street Journal reported that Cohen also set up a deal between Republican National Committee (RNC) deputy finance chairman Elliot Broidy and an unnamed Playboy playmate who got pregnant. Cohen's property was raided earlier this week by Federal Bureau of Investigation agents said to be looking into allegations of bank fraud, wire fraud, and campaign finance law violations.

by | April 14, 2018 | 05:51

Trump's explosive response to news of the raid may help to explain why it was carried out by the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of NY, rather than by Mueller's team. The U.S. Attorney's office in Manhattan made the filing after lawyers for Cohen and Trump asked a judge on Friday to block investigators from reviewing material the Federal Bureau of Investigation seized in a search of Cohen's office and residence on Monday.

by | April 14, 2018 | 05:27

Governor Abbott says he has received calls from governors of other states who want to offer their National Guard members to take part in the operation. New Mexico has also expressed support for Trump's plan. Unlike Republican governors in other border states, Brown disagreed with Trump's portrayal of a border spiraling out of control, noting that Border Patrol arrests fell to the lowest level a year ago since 1971 and that California accounted for only 15 percent of the agency's arrests on ...

by | April 14, 2018 | 05:20

Trump says he has asked US partners "to take greater responsibility for securing their home region, including contributing large amounts of money for the resources, equipment and all of the anti-ISIS effort". "These are not the actions of a man, they are crimes of a monster", he said, referring to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. In televised remarks from the White House, Trump said the attacks were underway, and that Great Britain and France were also taking part.

by | April 14, 2018 | 05:18

Trump, Macron and U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May will have to sort through a range of issues before deciding to act. He wrote: "Get ready Russian Federation, because they (missiles) will be coming, nice and new and "smart"!" "Could be very soon or not so soon at all!" he wrote.

by | April 14, 2018 | 05:00

My mother's place was not what I had in mind. At eight months pregnant, she boarded a plane to North Carolina to meet him for face-to-face for the first time, completely unaware of what was to come. Snipes told her she planned to give her baby to a family member or possibly put it up for adoption because she didn't have a plan. "But if I. she didn't have a plan, and maybe this was divine and that's why I'm supposed to be here".

by | April 14, 2018 | 04:50

A report last year by the Institute for Children, Poverty, and Homelessness found that the typical homeless elementary school student missed 88 days of school ― nearly half the school year. The best thing about being a Girl Scout, Rosanny said, was getting "to do fun things with all of my sisters and other girls". So Kellogg's NYC Cafe gave Troop 6000 a place to sell their cookies.

by | April 14, 2018 | 04:47

U.S. President Donald Trump makes a statement about Syria at the White House in Washington, U.S., April 13, 2018. "Due to the recent security situation between US and Syria , and as a precautionary measure", the airline said, "Middle East Airlines will be modifying the routing of some of its flights, which will affect their departure times ".

by | April 14, 2018 | 04:33

In these circumstances, I am of the view that following the precedent in Justice Karnan's case, we should take u the matter on the judicial side in a Bench of first seven or more as you please. Dave said an overwhelming majority of cases got routinely allocated to benches as per the roster and only cases involving sensitive matters should be decided by the collegium.

by | April 14, 2018 | 04:24

Meanwhile, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath assured that strict action will be taken against the accused , no matter how influential the person is. The BJP MLA from Banagarmau in Uttar Pradesh has been charged under the stringent POCSO Act and sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) dealing with rape.

by | April 14, 2018 | 03:58

United Kingdom opposition leaders have demanded a parliamentary vote before any new military action in Syria is taken. However Mrs May faces growing impatience from Washington , where President Donald Trump tweeted the missiles "will be coming".

by | April 14, 2018 | 03:59

Ryan announced this week he will not seek re-election this fall in his Wisconsin district. House Speaker Paul Ryan on Friday endorsed a potential successor, saying he prefers House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy over Majority Whip Steve Scalise .

by | April 14, 2018 | 03:51

U.S. secretary of state nominee Mike Pompeo has promised that he will be willing to break from President Donald Trump if necessary, saying he will take a tough line on Russian Federation and wants to "fix" the Iran nuclear deal. In February, Special Counsel Robert Mueller , who is investigating the issue, charged 13 Russian nationals and three Russian companies, including St.

by | April 14, 2018 | 03:26

Even when Facebook lost the case, they still didn't release info as they were told and denied claims that they'd collected any information that they weren't allowed access to. election - "one of my greatest regrets in running the company is that we were slow in identifying the Russian information operations in 2016" - to taking information from unwitting users.

by | April 14, 2018 | 03:20

The door handle and email claims were made in a letter from Sir Mark Sedwill, the UK's national security adviser, to the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation secretary general, Jens Stoltenberg . He said only Russian Federation had the "technical means, operational experience and the motive" for the attack. In a letter to Nato Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, Sir Mark also said that in the 2000s the Russians had begun a programme to train personnel from "special units" in the use of ...

by | April 14, 2018 | 02:58

In response, the government pledged to do "everything possible and impossible so that they return safe and sound", a presidential spokesman said. The government Thursday received photos Thursday from the Colombian TV station RCN suggesting the three had been killed.

by | April 14, 2018 | 02:17

We can only imagine what could happen when Alfie receives proper diagnostics and standard humane care, and the parents are prepared to love and care for their son in any case. So do their supporters, dubbed "Alfie's Army". Recently, Tom Evans obtained a letter from a pro-life attorney, Pavel Stroilov of the Christian Legal Centre , advising him that it would be legal for him to remove his son from the hospital - but police prevented him from doing so.

by | April 14, 2018 | 01:51

Authorities talked about {{that a}} automotive, which witnesses acknowledged as presumably a Honda Pilot SUV, vanished after falling into the rain-swollen Eel River in Mendocino County spherical 1 p.m. Relatives of the Thottapilly family positively identified the items as belongings of their family members, authorities said. The family was driving a maroon Honda Pilot.

by | April 14, 2018 | 01:38

McCabe had already alleged that his firing was politically motivated, as the president had made clear he disliked McCabe long before the FBI's former No. Department of Justice Inspector General Michael Horowitz has delivered to Congress his report finding that former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe repeatedly lied to investigators looking into the matter involving a particular leak to the Wall Street Journal .

by | April 14, 2018 | 01:30

Police said in January that they have evidence suggesting she will not be found alive, but they have not offered more information and continue to urge anyone with information about Liang to speak with detectives. She told the officers she and the man had had an on-off relationship for four years, but when the man came to her and told her he had quit drinking and he had "changed", she chose to give him another chance.

by | April 14, 2018 | 01:19

Later this evening the severe weather potential will shift to a damaging wind threat as storms evolve into a squall line tonight just ahead of the cold front. Multiple rounds of severe storms are expected across this region. Severe thunderstorms and wind speeds of 30 miles per hour are also possible, with a more than 50 percent chance of rain.