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by | April 17, 2018 | 15:00

She gave birth to son Moke on Sunday, the first western lowland gorilla birth in nine years at the zoo. “The primate teams goal was to set Calaya up for success as best we could, given that she is a first-time mother. Staff taught Calaya breastfeeding techniques while she was pregnant. An adult female named Mandara and a sub-adult female named Kibibi round out the family.

by | April 17, 2018 | 14:20

Yet even The New York Times was moved to express concern that "the new strikes posed the risk of drawing the United States more deeply into a conflict in which Russian Federation and Iran have more invested than ever in keeping Mr.

by | April 17, 2018 | 14:09

A Pakistani court on Monday ordered the country's electronic media watchdog to stop the TV channels from airing anti-judiciary speeches by ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and his other aides, and submit a report within 15 days.

by | April 17, 2018 | 13:47

Madurai Kamaraj University Vice Chancellor P.P. Chellathurai, denied any knowledge of the controversy. She informs them how the officials providing these opportunities are someone of the Governor's stature and this would mean a lot of money for them if they take it up.

by | April 17, 2018 | 13:22

The bodies of his father and 9-year-old sister were found inside the submerged vehicle on Sunday and his mother's body was found last Friday. The debris of a vehicle and some personal items recovered by the search confirm the suspicion that the vehicle that was seen plunging in the storm-swollen Eel river belonged to the missing Thottapilly family , CBS news reported.

by | April 17, 2018 | 11:21

Two weeks later, Florida authorities identified Riess as a suspect in the murder of Hutchinson who was fatally shot in Fort Myers Beach on April 9. The Lee County Sheriff's Office said that Riess targeted Hutchinson due to similarities in their appearance.

by | April 17, 2018 | 10:09

Meanwhile a woman in her 20s is being held over the killing of Mr Nicolaie in Colindale. Police and paramedics were called to Chestnut Avenue where they found the 18-year-old suffering from knife wounds at around 10.50pm. "It is believed the victim and male arrested were known to each other". A cordon remains in place at the scene as investigations continue. The two deaths bring this year's total number in London so far - involving details that have been released by police - to around 59.

by | April 17, 2018 | 10:01

The protest April 16 was organized by the Colorado Education Association, which represents more than 35,000 educators, many of whom say too many teachers in the state are forced to work second jobs and pay out of pocket for classroom supplies.

by | April 17, 2018 | 10:00

Britain's relations with Russia are at a historic low, after it blamed Russia for a nerve agent attack on former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in Salisbury, Wiltshire, prompting mass expulsions of diplomats. The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the Federal Bureau of Investigation ( FBI ), and the United Kingdom's National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) on Monday issued a joint Technical Alert describing a global assault on routers, switches, firewalls, and ...

by | April 17, 2018 | 09:37

The OPCW team has so far held meetings with Syrian officials but is not believed to have started field work in Douma, where holdout rebels surrendered their weapons and agreed to leave after the alleged attack. "I'm afraid the Syrian war will go on in its terrible, miserable way". It is the implementing body of the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC), which entered into force in 1997 and aims to eradicate chemical weapons worldwide.

by | April 17, 2018 | 09:31

Unconfirmed reports said that Syrian air defenses had also intercepted three missiles aimed at Dumair military airport north east of Damascus . USA officials recently said that Washington was not planning for another military strike on Syria after the Saturday attack.

by | April 17, 2018 | 09:27

The stock increased 0.44% or $0.78 during the last trading session, reaching $175.51. A total of 4.14 Million shares exchanged at hands and its Average Volume is 5.48 Million. JMP Securities downgraded the stock to "Hold" rating in Friday, October 27 report. Since December 7, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 13 selling transactions for $45.88 million activity.

by | April 17, 2018 | 06:33

The U.K. High Court, appeals courts, and the European Court of Human Rights have all sided with the decision of hospital staff that continued treatment for Alfie would be futile and that his best interest is to die. After the High Court judge upheld his original December 2017 ruling that backed Alder Hey doctors in their decision to switch off the toddler's life support, on Thursday night, supporters gathered at the hospital to protest.

by | April 17, 2018 | 05:35

California rejected President Trump's plans to send National Guard troops to the US-Mexico border because the work is considered too closely tied to immigration enforcement, two USA officials told The Associated Press . State insiders with knowledge of the talks spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to discuss the matter. Nor has California explained what criteria it would use to distinguish between immigration-related tasks and tracking transnational gangs, human ...

by | April 17, 2018 | 05:32

Vassily Nebenzia, Russian Ambassador to the United Nations, addresses a Security Council meeting called by Russia on April 13, 2018 in response to the escalating situation over use of chemical weapons in Syria . Apart from Macron's phone conversation with Putin, NATO members Germany and the Netherlands have said they will not take part in any military action.

by | April 17, 2018 | 05:27

Conway artfully dodged questions from ABC's George Stephanopoulos, this after she said Comey confessed in his Senate testimony that the president didn't ask him to cease investigating former national security advisor Lt. When it was announced that Comey would be releasing a new book, all eyes were set on what details and information would be revealed. As director of the FBI , James Comey was in office from January 20, 2017, to May 9, 2017.

by | April 17, 2018 | 05:05

The failure to appropriately acknowledge the athletes was slammed by Channel 7 broadcasters Johanna Griggs, a 1990 swimming Commonwealth Games bronze medallist, and Basil Zempilas, while viewers also vented their frustration on social media.

by | April 17, 2018 | 04:57

Moscow warned against any strikes and threatened to retaliate. Lavrov also denied the use of chemical weapons in Douma and said the event did not take place. Nikki Haley told an emergency meeting of the UN Security Council called by Russian Federation that should the USA and its allies decide to act in Syria it will be to defend "a bedrock global norm that benefits all nations" - the prohibition on the use of chemical weapons.

by | April 17, 2018 | 04:21

The Trump Corp. - owned by the president and run by sons Eric and Donald Trump Jr. - collected $24,000. Trump is in the middle of a costly legal battle with adult film star Stormy Daniels , who is suing the president to get out of a nondisclosure agreement he didn't sign.

by | April 17, 2018 | 04:05

Marchese said that an expenditure in the range of $116 million not only provides for larger classrooms, on average, but it also opens up the common spaces-the gymnasium, auditorium, cafeteria, and library-to ensure that those spaces are large enough to accommodate some growth in enrollment.

by | April 17, 2018 | 03:40

Asked about the missile attack, an Israeli military spokesman told Reuters , " We don't comment on such reports ". The United States, Britain, and France launched more than 100 missiles in Syria on April 14, targeting three alleged chemical weapons facilities in an operation that Syria and its key ally, Russia, denounced as aggression on a sovereign state.

by | April 17, 2018 | 03:37

Auditors wrote that the E.P.A.'s "failure to comply with a governmentwide statutory requirement that an agency notify the appropriations committees before it spends more than $5,000 for the office of a presidential appointee" was a violation of the law and should be reported to Congress and the president.

by | April 17, 2018 | 03:34

President Donald Trump's personal attorney took a surprise twist Monday when the lawyer, Michael Cohen , was forced to reveal in court that he had also secretly done legal work for Fox News host Sean Hannity. "Last Monday both Mr. Cohen and President Trump made inflammatory comments about this case". Though President Trump declared after last week's raids that "attorney-client privilege is dead", there's actually a higher bar for obtaining a search warrant that might scoop up privileged ...

by | April 17, 2018 | 03:28

The line of showers and storms should be out of here by 6:30-7:00 am, with just a few lingering spotty showers possible into the afternoon. Temperatures will be on the rebound quickly - nearing 70° for Tuesday afternoon, mid 70s for Wednesday.

by | April 17, 2018 | 02:29

Comey says that Trump asked for his loyalty, and that he wanted him to go easy on Michael Flynn , at a moment when Trump may have known that Flynn had committed a crime by lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Allen noted that Comey repeated almost the same phrasing in a USA Today interview, in which he called Trump "someone who is able to see moral equivalence in Charlottesville or to speak and treat women like they're pieces of meat and to lie constantly".

by | April 17, 2018 | 02:22

Assad is a close ally of Moscow. Haley also said the response by the Trump administration was "cumulative", taking into account not only the recent chemical weapons attack in Douma, but also other, smaller, attacks. Meanwhile, media reports noted that the United Kingdom government has confirmed a "20-fold" increase in disinformation being spread by Kremlin-linked social media "bot" accounts since the United Kingdom, USA and France attacked Syria's chemical weapons infrastructure on Saturday.

by | April 17, 2018 | 02:08

The media reports were contrasted with denials of the attack by supporters of the Syrian government. Iran was outraged. "Iran is not Syria", Ali Shirazi, the military liaison for Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei , warned last Thursday in a statement to the FARS news agency .

by | April 17, 2018 | 01:57

According to the FAA a Beechcraft Bonanza was traveling from Elyria, Ohio to Deland Florida when it crashed about five miles west of Blissfied. The owner of the property where the crash happened says his wife heard an engine noise followed by a thud around 6:30 a.m.

by | April 17, 2018 | 01:42

Accused of raping a 17-year-old and conspiring to kill her father, who died of injuries he sustained while beaten brutally in police custody by Sengar's brother and some aides, was arrested by the CBI on Friday after a day-long interrogation.

by | April 17, 2018 | 00:58

Caroline Noakes appeared to confirm that some had been wrongly deported, as she said the Home Office wanted to make it as "easy as we possibly can" for those affected. The letter to Mrs May calls for action over the immigration anomalies, stating: "All too often these routine bureaucratic errors bring about the separation of families and irreparable damage to lives in addition to undue stress, anxiety and suffering".

by | April 17, 2018 | 00:50

The court observed that the girl has been consistent in her statements before the police and the court. "It is important to note that there is unexplained delay in lodging the FIR. The man sent the girl's mother out of his house to get lemons for treatment, after which he sexually assaulted her, the prosecution alleged. A complaint was lodged at the Shalimar Bagh police station and the accused was arrested.

by | April 17, 2018 | 00:31

The judge said she could not decide about how seriously to treat Cohen's and Trump's claims about attorney-client privilege unless she knew what clients Cohen has been representing. "They're hoping for the worst when it relates to any conservative", he said. Prosecutor Thomas McKay told the judge during a sidebar session on Friday, "This is a fast-moving investigation".

by | April 17, 2018 | 00:08

I'm not mad. I'm not upset. Again, partisan differences emerge on the issue, with 61 percent of Democrats saying they are very concerned compared to just 20 percent of Republicans. "We have more and more students coming to us who have trauma, abuse, neglect, or complex histories that impact their ability to learn and responds in ways that we're used to", Smith said.

by | April 17, 2018 | 00:04

President Trump on Monday overruled ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley , delaying new sanctions against Russian Federation that she had announced only a day before. Russia, one top lawmaker promised, was going to "hit the Americans in the gut". "I think they're feeling that". Haley said the three USA goals for accomplishing its mission are making sure chemical weapons are not used in a way that could harm America's national interests, defeating ISIS and having a good vantage point to watch ...

by | April 17, 2018 | 00:06

Officials say the victim and witnesses gave descriptions of the vehicle and names of the suspects to police. In its drive against drug menace, Kulgam police recovered 22 kg of cannabis material (Bhung) in powdered form and arrested a drug peddler during a naka checking at Yaripora.