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by | May 11, 2018 | 00:39

Iqbal Jassat of Media Review Network, the Muslim advocacy group, said they are " shocked and outraged by the violent attack which displayed utter disregard for the sanctity of life and the sacredness of the mosque. The fire department is also on scene. During the attack on a mosque near the South African city of Durban, killing the Imam and two other people were seriously injured, AFP reported medics.

by | May 11, 2018 | 00:35

Doctors pronounced him dead there at 3:22 a.m., police said . "This was not a person who had unhealthy habits". Here's how local political figures, leaders and organizations were reacting. He had chosen Montgomery County Councilmember Valerie Ervin as his running mate. Kevin Kamenetz died overnight at his home in Owings Mills, Md ., authorities said.

by | May 11, 2018 | 00:33

The top nationally ranked schools were all BASIS charter schools in Arizona. Making Waves Academy at 4123 Lakeside Dr. earned a silver medal, ranking 335th best in California. Barstow High School and Academy of Careers and Exploration in Helendale each earned a bronze level, despite not being ranked. For the first time in recent years, John Hardin was named one of the top high schools in Kentucky, ranking 55th out of 70 schools recognized.

by | May 11, 2018 | 00:32

President Donald Trump on Thursday hailed the fact that five of the "most wanted" Islamic State leaders have been captured recently, including Abu Zeid al-Iraqi, one of the main collaborators of the organisation's chief, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.

by | May 11, 2018 | 00:25

Neal ElAttrache at the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles. George sparked speculation about his procedure early Wednesday afternoon when he posted a picture to his Instagram in which he wore a hospital gown and cap under the caption "Good spirits".

by | May 11, 2018 | 00:27

Israel said it attacked almost all of Iran's military infrastructure in Syria after Iranian forces fired rockets at Israeli-held territory for the first time. The U.S. withdrawal from the nuclear agreement sparked concerns in the Middle East and Europe of new confrontations between Iran and Israel. Its resources in Syria pale in comparison to the high-tech Israeli military.

by | May 11, 2018 | 00:21

It is a disaster, " said Rongai town police chief Joseph Kioko. He added: " It is a disaster because most people were asleep when the tragedy occurred and their houses were swept away ". Even before the dam-burst, rains had killed 132 people and displaced 222,000 in Kenya alone, according to the government. It warned more rain in flood-prone areas could drive thousands from their homes by Monday.

by | May 11, 2018 | 00:22

Troy Balderson won the crowded Republican primary. Morrisey also must deal with another disparity — 43 percent of West Virginia voters are registered Democrats, compared to 32 percent registered Republicans. In North Carolina, the first sitting congressional representative this year lost a primary challenge - Rep. Robert Pittenger in North Carolina's 9th Congressional District.

by | May 11, 2018 | 00:19

A representative from the Orange County Sheriff's Office said there were no signs of trauma found on the body of the partially clothed woman, who appeared to be in her teens or early 20s. It has not been confirmed that a gator bit anyone, but rescue crews reported seeing what they said looked like a almost 6-foot-long gator swimming in the lake.

by | May 10, 2018 | 12:32

The specter of explosive exercise will rise as lava drains from the summit of Kilauea, one of the lively volcanoes on the planet, and explosions will probably be attainable within the coming weeks if the lava dips beneath the groundwater desk, the U.S.

by | May 10, 2018 | 12:34

The comments come after May's Cabinet last week failed to agree on a preferred option for Britain's future customs relationship with EU. She has also floated an alternative idea of a "maximum facilitation" plan using new technology to reduce friction at the border.

by | May 10, 2018 | 12:32

Abdurrahman and Purnama, better known as Ahok, are not housed in the part of the prison where the riot broke out. Local roads in the area have been cordoned off and heavily-armed police officers are positioned around the building. The Commissioner General of the National Police Syafruddin, said there were no fatalities during this operation which resulted in the surrender of about 150 prisoners.

by | May 10, 2018 | 12:29

Col. Jonathan Conricus told the AP. It was one of the largest Israeli military operations in recent years and the biggest against Iranian targets. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said Israel may go to war with Iran "sooner rather than later" to stop it attacking Israel .

by | May 10, 2018 | 12:30

In a statement on Wednesday, Saudi Arabia , which is a swing producer swiftly said it was prepared to "mitigate" the impact of the US' exit on the oil market, with American shale producers also widely anticipated to ramp up production to offset the impact of barrels lost.

by | May 10, 2018 | 12:28

He is charged with one count of solicitation to commit a crime of violence and use of interstate commerce facilities in the commission of murder-for-hire. The defendant even sent this agent pictures and names of two targets, including the neighbor. He had allegedly paid $100 as a downpayment for his neighbor's murder.

by | May 10, 2018 | 12:26

The fast-food chain specializing in chicken fingers is offering teachers and faculty with a current school I.D. a free box combo for dine-in or ordered through drive-thru from 6 p.m.to 9 p.m. PDQ: Teachers and nurses get 50% off their total check Tuesday with valid ID. Joann Fabrics: Save 15 percent every day by joining Teacher Rewards.

by | May 10, 2018 | 12:23

Lamb said she meant to recontest her seat and Labor MPs Josh Wilson and Justine Keay, who also resigned on Wednesday, and independent member Rebekha Sharkie, said they would do likewise in their separate electorates. Turnbull could increase his majority if he wins any of the vacant lower house seats. All four politicians indicated that had already renounced their second citizenship and intend to recontest their seats.

by | May 10, 2018 | 12:24

To get acclimatized to the conditions, I think that is very smart. "My whole career I prioritised my country. I don't care who you are playing against, it needs to be the No.1 priority", Clarke said during an interactive session organised by the Indian Chamber of Commerce and Young Leaders Forum, on Wednesday.

by | May 10, 2018 | 12:19

Another Nobel laureate, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, one of three laureates to receive the award while under arrest, has had other awards revoked because of her failure to even acknowledge the ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya Muslim minority in Myanmar.

by | May 10, 2018 | 12:21

The National Directorate of Security, the Afghan spy agency, blamed the Haqqani network and the banned Lashkar-e-Taiba militant group, both allegedly based in Pakistan, for planning the Shahr-e Naw attack. Ariana TV footage showed a thick plume of black smoke rising into the sky while a photo posted on Twitter purportedly of the west Kabul police station showed a building on fire.

by | May 10, 2018 | 12:16

Todd Rokita and Luke Messer. Speaking to reporters at his election night headquarters in Kearneysville, Morrisey tried to reach out to those who supported Blankenship. The West Virginia seat, now held by Joe Manchin (D), is considered one of several seats now held by Democrats that are vulnerable this year . Manchin, who has held elected office in West Virginia for the better part of three decades, is expected to face the most hard re-election campaign of his career against the ...

by | May 10, 2018 | 12:17

The coroner told WCIV the accident took place when Stanley, who was visiting from Callahan, Florida, hit the alligator as it attempted to cross the road. Ms Stanley's devastated husband and the family's sole survivor Josh Stanley fought back tears as he mourned the death of his high school sweetheart.

by | May 10, 2018 | 12:17

The U.S. joins the European Union in calling on Venezuela to postpone the May 20 election until there are better assurances that it will be a free and fair democratic contest. Pence said the USA has already sanctioned more than 50 current and former senior Venezuelan officials and cut off the so-called " petro " digital currency from the USA banking system.

by | May 10, 2018 | 12:15

Whether that will prove effective in a general election campaign is far from certain. "We're of course disappointed with the results of this election, but as Jennifer (his wife) was saying to me over the weekend, 'Look, we are very confident that God has great plans ahead for our nation, our state and the Messer family", Messer said.

by | May 09, 2018 | 08:14

Friday starts out in the low 60s. Warm and breezy weather will continue through the weekend, with a slight dip of temperatures on Thursday thanks to a surge of gulf moisture. Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 88. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Wednesday Night-Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Wednesday NightA 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.

by | May 09, 2018 | 08:09

Government spokesman Benjamin Griveaux had expressed fears Friday that the demonstration could turn violent, hence the high security. A protester wears a mask depicting the French President Emmanuel Macron as a king. More than 25,000 people have so far contributed to the online solidarity pot in six weeks. As the weeks go by, more and more workers are drifting back to work.

by | May 09, 2018 | 08:12

Out of 24 total national and regional watchdogs set to oversee the rollout and that responded to the Reuters survey , 17 responded they are ill-prepared to execute the exhaustive regulations. Johannes Caspar, the data protection commissioner in the German city-state of Hamburg, told Reuters he felt the data protection board mandated in GDPR is "a cumbersome - and for outsiders certainly opaque - exercise".

by | May 09, 2018 | 08:07

Reacting to his remarks, BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra said: "As far as Rahul Gandhi's desire to become the Prime Minister is concerned, that comes with a sense of amusement to us". We started Mahatma Gandhi NREGA scheme which was objected by the BJP and by Modi Ji. "By doing this he has insulted not only the farmers but also the state of Karnataka", Gandhi said.

by | May 09, 2018 | 08:08

Hadashot News reported Tuesday night that Arrow, Patriot and Iron Dome anti-missile systems had been deployed on the Golan, and Israel Air Force planes were flying above northern Israel. While Israel did not confirm or deny the strikes, a state of alert was reported by its armed forces near the Syrian border. "If the enemy casts a covetous eye on our interests or conducts [even] a slight act of aggression, the Islamic Republic will give an appropriate response at an appropriate time", Maj.

by | May 09, 2018 | 08:08

Haspel has faced scrutiny in recent days over her involvement in so-called " black sites ", or secret CIA-run camps in which torture was used against those detained as part of President George W. Haspel is acting director and would be the first woman to be confirmed. He cited a provision of an executive order that prohibits information from being classified "in order to hide violations of law, inefficiency or administrative error " or "to prevent embarrassment to a person, organization or ...

by | May 09, 2018 | 08:02

Giuliani did not deny an old picture of Trump and Daniels appearing in the media, but appeared to have strongly refuted the allegations against the president. Apparently Rudolph W. Giuliani doesn't count. President Donald Trump acknowledged Thursday he repaid his personal lawyer for hush money given to porn actress Stormy Daniels after claiming previously he didn't know about the payments.

by | May 09, 2018 | 08:00

On Tuesday, Hatch sent a letter to McCain apologizing for both comments, Hatch's office confirmed. "I think John should have his wishes fulfilled with regard to who attends his funeral ", Hatch told CNN . "I believe we could do better working together, Republicans and Democrats, and have not yet really tried". McCain did not return to Washington in December as he had initially anticipated, and his health has potential repercussions for the GOP's control in the Senate.

by | May 09, 2018 | 07:59

DeWine's victory over Kasich's lieutenant governor, Mary Taylor, followed a bitter and expensive campaign in which Taylor likened DeWine's record to that of Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton and questioned his loyalty to President Donald Trump.

by | May 09, 2018 | 07:57

They are also regarded as an incentive for Kim to keep to the Panmunjom Declaration - calling for peaceful relations - signed at the DMZ between the two leaders during their meeting. Other sites that have been touted as a potential location for the summit are Sweden, Switzerland and Mongolia. On Sunday, the North said its intention to denuclearize, unveiled at the inter-Korean summit, was not the result of US -led sanctions and pressure, warning the United States not to mislead public ...

by | May 09, 2018 | 07:56

Unofficial results show the resistance Movement Hezbollah and its allies have managed to gain more than half of the votes. The leader of Lebanon's Iranian-backed Hezbollah group declared "mission accomplished" Monday after scoring major gains in parliamentary elections, as the main Western-backed faction headed by Prime Minister Saad Hariri lost a third of its seats.