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by | November 28, 2017 | 18:55

President Donald Trump defended his wife, Melania Trump, in a tweet on Tuesday morning, calling her a "great and very hard working First Lady" who "truly loves" her White House role, and claimed she was confident in his ability to win the 2016 presidential election.

by | November 28, 2017 | 18:28

In a press conference in Gaza City yesterday, Hamas leader Khalil al-Hayya called on the unity government to fulfill its obligations toward Gaza, according to Anadolu Agency (AA). He added that Hamas had called on Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to "conduct the necessary consultations with all parties to hold comprehensive elections simultaneously".

by | November 28, 2017 | 18:14

By nightfall, protests spread to several other big cities with activists brandishing sticks and attacking cars in some areas. Facing thousands of security forces, the protesters resisted for hours, even throwing back tear gas canisters. Tehreek-e-Laibak was born out of a protest movement lionizing Mumtaz Qadri, a bodyguard of the governor of Punjab province who gunned down his boss in 2011 over his call to reform strict blasphemy laws.

by | November 28, 2017 | 18:12

At the time, the policy had been changed to allow for acceptance of trans recruits into the military starting July 1, 2017. In response, the Trump administration asserted that, regardless of Trump's order, Mattis possessed the legal authority to exercise his own discretion to delay the January 1 deadline in order to study whether the impact of Obama's order would "impact military readiness and lethality".

by | November 28, 2017 | 18:09

However, it said it still held on to its belief that Assad would need to step down at the start of any transitional period for any settlement to the almost 7-year civil war to succeed. De Mistura hailed as "useful" a meeting with diplomats from the five permanent Security Council members, while calling on the rival sides in the war-torn country to get down to "business".

by | November 28, 2017 | 17:59

Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Southwest wind 10 to 20 miles per hour. Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Friday: Sunny, with a high near 56. Sunday , sunny, with a high near 54. Saturday , mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Currently, for Sunday , highs will warm back to above normal temperatures in the low/ mid-70s with sunny skies.

by | November 28, 2017 | 16:04

A P-8A Poseidon assigned to the "Skinny Dragons" of Patrol Squadron (VP) 4 flies over the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71), August 29, 2017. "The need for this aircraft is centered squarely around anti-submarine warfare and being able to provide a long-range quick reaction that nothing else in our Navy can provide", Cozad said in a 2016 interview with Navy Times .

by | November 28, 2017 | 15:26

Peng had been the instigator of subversion and Li had been an active participant, the court authorities said in the video. They said they would not appeal. A staff member at Wenshan Community College in Taipei, Lee was arrested on March 19 after entering Guangdong province from Macau. He had previously conducted online lectures on Taiwan's democratization and managed a fund for families of political prisoners in China.

by | November 28, 2017 | 14:50

An election victory in August was overturned by the Supreme Court, forcing him to face a re-run that was boycotted by the opposition. The violence that has surrounded the polls is also seen as a challenge to the United States, which has come to rely on Kenya as a front-line state in the fight against terrorism .

by | November 28, 2017 | 13:55

The Sheriff's Office checked with Mariah's biological father but said he does not have the girl. "It's entirely premature to try to determine what happened". Authorities interviewed both the little girl's mother and her mother's live-in boyfriend, but it's still unclear, what, if any, leads detectives have at this point.

by | November 28, 2017 | 12:10

She pointed to "the worst and most shocking incidents of violence against women and children" this year, particularly at schools, which are meant to be safe havens for children. The UN Secretary-General, Mr Autonio Guterres who was represented by the UN Resident Coordinator, Mr Edward Kallon said violence against women, harassment including harmful practices were major barriers to the fulfillment of human rights.

by | November 28, 2017 | 11:46

White House issued phones cannot send texts, which are usually the fastest way that a staff member can communicate with his family at home. But Bloomberg News said the possible ban was driven more by concerns about cyber-security. Trump's frequent and often fiery messages from his personal Twitter account, @realDonaldTrump, reportedly come from his personal Android phone . Journalist James Harrigan pointed out that Trump's use of a personal mobile device was a more obvious threat than ...

by | November 28, 2017 | 11:41

Kamlesh, then, approached police with his request to let the animals go free but the officials refused to release the donkeys for four days. After getting agitated over repetitive grazing by donkeys, the jail superintendent chose to lock them up.

by | November 28, 2017 | 11:41

He then left for Miyapur where he will inaugurate the Metro Rail project. The route is 30 km long and there are 24 stations were existing in between this route. Already, Ivanka Trump, who is an advisor of US President, reached Hyderabad for the GES. The number of coaches would be increased to six depending on traffic.

by | November 28, 2017 | 11:37

The inventory of new homes for sale was 282,000 in October, which is a 4.9-month supply at the current sales pace. The report attributes the increase in property values and demand for real estate to a steady job market and low mortgage costs.

by | November 28, 2017 | 11:26

Police in the United Kingdom have issued a warning about keyless technology used in vehicles equipped with fob technology after a Mercedes was broken into and stolen in under a minute using relay boxes. The man opens the Mercedes door, and 30 seconds later he makes off with the vehicle. The "relay" method can also be thwarted by a metal box. Called a "relay crime" by police, the heist is incredibly simple .

by | November 28, 2017 | 11:16

In a televised address, Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi said the attack was "an attempt to stop us from our efforts in the fight against terrorism, to destroy our efforts to stop the awful criminal plan that aims to destroy what is left of our region".

by | November 28, 2017 | 10:28

The altercation set off mass panic, with passengers fleeing from Oxford Circus station, and passers-by on street level frantically reporting sounds of gunfire. Police initially said they were responding to reports of gunfire "as if the incident is terrorist related" and urged any shoppers to shelter in shops for safety.

by | November 28, 2017 | 09:53

From Argentina's military base at Bahia Blanca, two US Navy P-8A Poseidon aircraft have been using their radar and scanners in the sub hunt, dropping buoys equipped with sensors to try to detect the vessel. The search for the ARA San Juan extends for a 22-mile (35-kilometer) radius from an area about 250 miles off the coast of Argentina - around the location of an explosion that may have sent the vessel to the bottom of the ocean.

by | November 28, 2017 | 09:48

If the USA does not fulfill its promise to stop supplying weapons to Kurdish SNA, it would mean to deceive the world, Turkish Deputy Prime Minister said in an interview with Turkish television Channel 24. The government spokesman earlier said the case was "politically motivated" and described it as "an open conspiracy against Turkey ". Darar told the Syrian opposition news outlet Enab Baladi that his words were manipulated and that the SDF would only join the "new" Syrian Army that could ...

by | November 28, 2017 | 09:44

The driver fled the scene in a Chevrolet Camaro, Nevada Highway Patrol said. Authorities had been searching for a 2010-2013 Chevrolet Camaro after vehicle parts were found at the scene. Denise told the outlet that the massacre "was messing with his head" and that he was now undergoing therapy at the time of his death. 'I hope my husband found peace and he's safe now'.

by | November 28, 2017 | 09:43

Lara Gut finishes 23rd in the Giant Slalom during the FIS Ski World Cup at Killington in her second race since returning from injury . With light snow falling all day, fans packed two large grandstands at Killington to see the Vlhova-Shiffrin rematch on Sunday, but Shiffrin surged past her challenger quickly.

by | November 28, 2017 | 07:38

On Tuesday, life continued largely as normal in villages surrounding Agung, with residents setting up traditional markets and offering prayers as the volcano continued to spew tall columns of ash and smoke from its crater. "There is nothing they can do as the government chose to shut down the airport ", Tung said. Quoted by the State News Agency Antara , the spokesperson for the Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB ), Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, issued a statement on Sunday, November 26, 2017, ...

by | November 28, 2017 | 04:55

The Washington Post broke the news about multiple women accusing Moore of trying to date them when they were teenagers and he was in his 30s. He posted a video of him "confronting" a Washington Post reporter who tried to follow up with O'Keefe about Phillips and her story.

by | November 28, 2017 | 04:10

The Lieberman letter asked the school's publication to retract and apologize for "egregiously false statements" in op-ed columns here and here that criticized Scaramucci's position on the Board of Advisers at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts.

by | November 28, 2017 | 03:52

The body of another man believed to be from North Korea was found on Sado Island on Saturday, Fox News reported . The JCG said they were working to establish the nationalities of the eight bodies on the ship. Because of the time that has passed since the men on the ghost ship died, it is proving hard to determine how they died. Seo Yu-Auk, research manager of the North Korean Studies Institution in Seoul, said a lack of food in Kim's rogue state could be to blame for the spate of lost ...

by | November 28, 2017 | 03:49

Police believe the man is associated with other people in the Victorian extremist community, but he is believed to be acting alone in this plot. Police allege a man plotted to shoot as many people as he could on New Year's Eve at Melbourne's Federation Square.

by | November 28, 2017 | 03:06

Only about 700,000 of Myanmar's 51 million people are Roman Catholic. People in Kachin traditional dress sang songs and danced while others shouted "Papa Francis" and wished the pontiff good health as his motorcade passed along the streets.

by | November 28, 2017 | 02:51

CORRECTION: This story's headline for mobile devices, search engines and social media has been updated to correctly identify the amount by which the CBO estimates that the Senate GOP's tax plan would increase the deficit over the next decade.

by | November 28, 2017 | 02:36

For two weeks, the woman shared her fake account about how Moore supposedly got her pregnant when she was 15 and she ended up having an abortion. The Post did not publish Phillips' claims and confronted her with inconsistencies in her story.

by | November 27, 2017 | 23:38

Salami noted that the range of Iran's missile arsenal has been increasing, and medium-ranged weapons with a range of 2,000 kilometers could be extended to reach Europe. Share it on Facebook and you will help keep them up to date and help us earn the ad revenue we need to keep reporting. Speaking on Saturday (25 November), Salami said the Revolutionary Guards is open to increasing the strike range of missiles to above 2,000km if it feels necessary.

by | November 27, 2017 | 23:08

Trump also left the door open to the idea of campaigning for Moore, who faces off against Democrat Jones in the December 12 Alabama special election to fill the seat previously held by Attorney General Jeff Sessions. The former Central Intelligence Agency director served as a senior adviser to the Trump transition before abruptly quitting in January, the day before the president-elect was due to receive a detailed briefing on Russian election interference.

by | November 27, 2017 | 22:53

Elizabeth Warren , D-Mass., referring to her as " Pocahontas ". "And I just want to thank you because you're very, very special people". After making the crack, Trump turned to one of the Navajo code talkers and said, "But you know what?" Warren responded to the remarks during an appearance on MSNBC shortly after the ceremony, saying it was "supposed to be an event that honored heroes".

by | November 27, 2017 | 21:54

Although, Angela Merkel, the chancellor, has been unable to form a coalition government after the country's recent election, the caretaker government swung its support in favor of the weed killer. Berlin abstained earlier, but threw its weight behind a decision opposed by France. "This is a dark day for consumers, farmers and the environment". The EU has voted to renew the licence for glyphosate, ending months of deadlock related to concerns over the chemical's safety and environmental impact.

by | November 27, 2017 | 20:31

Ahead of the signing of the "Life Sciences Sector Deal", due in the next few weeks, the government has confirmed today that world-leading life sciences company MSD is set to make a major investment into the United Kingdom economy with the opening of a new state-of-the-art United Kingdom hub, helping ensure innovative research into future treatments for patients and pioneering medicines are completed in Britain.