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by | April 19, 2018 | 02:15

She was informed that she would serve as a decoy in the operation and was told to "take picture in exotic locations and post them on Instagram to receive "likes". She will be eligible for parole by May 2021. "I doubt she is now", Judge Traill added. Melina Roberge , 24, and Isabelle Lagacé, 29, are originally from Quebec.

by | April 19, 2018 | 02:13

He told the UN Security Council that a possible sharp escalation from the missile attacks on Saudi Arabia and intensified fighting could "in a stroke, take peace off the table". He also called for a new approach in the battle against the rebel militia, who had been allied with Saleh before he turned against them by backing the Saudi-led coalition.

by | April 19, 2018 | 02:08

Barbara and George H.W. Bush were married for 73 years, and the widower "of course is heart-broken to lose his beloved Barbara", his chief of staff Jean Becker said in a statement . "Hillary and I mourn her passing and bless her memory". "Her legacy will long be remembered and I extend my condolences to the entire Bush family during this hard time.

by | April 18, 2018 | 03:18

Mojo Rawley: After his heel turn a year ago, Rawley seemed destined for a nice mid-card push on SmackDown , but that never really came to fruition. In other words, the Shakeup gives Raw another opportunity to craft something memorable and exciting after WrestleMania , and from the initial look of things, the Red brand has set itself up nicely.

by | April 18, 2018 | 00:52

This was the first big primetime exclusive that troubled ABC News has landed since Caitlyn Jenner's 2015 sit-down with Diane Sawyer. 'The president doesn't get to decide who goes to jail, ' Comey protested. Comey, who was sacked by Trump previous year, told NPR that he doesn't follow Trump on Twitter but sees some of his tweets . "Just another of his many lies", Mr Trump said on Twitter .

by | April 18, 2018 | 00:50

The opposition says a new parliamentary system of government will allow Sargsyan, 63, to maintain his grip on power. Opposition activists also held rallies in recent weeks to protest Sarksyan's campaign to become prime minister and thousands blocked the centre of the capital Yerevan .

by | April 18, 2018 | 00:48

Cohen and his attorneys appeared in federal court Monday in NY to challenge the FBI on the materials seized in the raid . Cohen and Trump had asked the court to give his lawyers first look at the seized materials so they could identify documents that were protected by attorney-client privilege.

by | April 17, 2018 | 20:21

Russia, a key ally of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, has warned of "grave repercussions" for the operation, which it described as an "illegal action". While he declared success, the Pentagon said the pummelling of three chemical-related facilities left enough others intact to enable the Assad government to use banned weapons against civilians if it chooses.

by | April 17, 2018 | 20:22

The students were ages eight, nine, and 13. Ambulances as well as armed police were seen at the school, local media sn.dk reports. Robyn McDougle, the interim director of the Center for Public Policy at Virginia Commonwealth University's L.

by | April 16, 2018 | 11:57

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu chairs the weekly cabinet meeting at the Prime Minister's office in Jerusalem, Sunday, April 15, 2018. The poison gas attack in Douma killed up to 75 people including children. The Population Immigration and Border Authority in a statement said that the Eritrean and Sudanese detainees will be released throughout the day from Saharonim Prison in Israel's Negev region.

by | April 16, 2018 | 11:54

CBI officials said they would question the MLA at length and would take him to Unnao to reconstruct the scene of the crime and to collect evidence against him. "On Saturday night, about a dozen of youths riding two different SUV reached the village and threatened the villagers to leave the village either or keep mum when the police quiz them", he alleged.

by | April 16, 2018 | 11:56

Wang's trip also follows an official visit by Kono to Beijing earlier this year, and marks the first visit by a Chinese foreign minister to Japan in a bilateral context in nine years. The world's second and third largest economies have a fraught relationship, complicated by longstanding disputes over maritime claims and Japan's wartime legacy.

by | April 16, 2018 | 11:52

Vice President Mike Pence also said Trump carried out the strikes armed with USA intelligence that at "a minimum it was the chemical weapon of chlorine", noting investigators still might prove sarin was used. A UN Security Council vote brought by Syria's ally, Russia, and condemning the US-led strikes was rejected. Western powers claim their missile attacks struck at the heart of Syria's chemical weapons program but what they destroyed included a scientific research institution producing ...

by | April 15, 2018 | 01:05

From a distance, U.S. missiles hitting suburbs of the capital sounded like thunder. In response, the IDF launched airstrikes in Syria . In Iran , senior Iranian official Ali-Akbar Velayati warned that the "Zionist crimes in Syria will not remain unanswered".

by | April 15, 2018 | 01:04

Anti-government elements also continued to direct attacks against the minority Shiite community, with 154 of its members killed or wounded, "nearly all from suicide and complex attacks" claimed by ISIS, the report said. Provincial council member said the district had fallen to Taliban, but police rejected the claim. A lawmaker in the Afghan Parliament, Mohammad Arif Rahmani, said the district governor, intelligence service director and a deputy police official were among those killed in ...

by | April 15, 2018 | 01:03

Broidy in a statement to the Wall Street Journal confirmed the affair with the unnamed woman and that the woman informed him she had become pregnant. Cohen is a national deputy finance chairman for the RNC. A top fundraiser for President Donald Trump resigned from the Republican National Committee on Friday after it was revealed that he paid $1.6 million to a Playboy Playmate with whom he had an extramarital affair.

by | April 15, 2018 | 01:00

In Arizona, Gov. Doug Ducey's announcement Thursday of a plan to give teachers 20% pay raises by 2020 was met with some skepticism. Bevin also dissed protesting teachers for "hangin' out, shoes off. We encourage families and community members to also attend if they are available and to contact their legislators if they are concerned about funding for public schools and public services.

by | April 15, 2018 | 00:57

Speaking about her friend, the 47-year-old said: 'We are lucky to have witnessed her greatness, her courage, her fearlessness and her strength. Mandela, who died in Johannesburg aged 81 on April 2 after a long illness, was celebrated for keeping her husband Nelson Mandela's dream of a non-racial South Africa alive during his 27-year imprisonment.

by | April 14, 2018 | 20:21

Turkey was informed about the attack prior to it. Turkey has welcomed a joint strike by the U.S., U.K., and France against the Assad regime in the wake of a suspected chemical attack, which killed dozens outside of Damascus in Syria. The use of mass destruction weapons, including chemical weapons, is a crime against humanity, the statement said. Erdogan said he had a "sleepless night" as he monitored all the developments.

by | April 14, 2018 | 20:18

Officials say they were poisoned with the Russian nerve agent Novichok. Sedwill's letter to the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation chief detailed the grounds on which British authorities hold Russian Federation responsible of a suspected nerve agent attack targeting Skripal and his daughter Yulia in Salisbury six weeks ago.

by | April 14, 2018 | 20:15

Attorney General Ken Paxton announced Thursday that the prosecution of Backpage.com has resulted in the company pleading guilty to human trafficking in Texas. Backpage - accused of being the biggest website for prostitution in the world, with its classifieds used to promote paid-for sex with minors and victims of human trafficking - was abruptly shut down by USA authorities on April 6.

by | April 13, 2018 | 02:08

With the four new retirees, there have been 86 names pulled from the Atlantic list since 1953, when storms began to be named. Hurricane season is around the corner, with forecasters predicting 3-5 major hurricanes for the USA this year. Hurricane Irma was a category 5 storm that made landfall at seven locations along the Carribbean and Florida. The 2005 season holds the record for the most names retired because of the devastation they caused.

by | April 13, 2018 | 02:07

The oil and gas industry accounts for only about 1.4 percent of New Zealand's economy, but the furore underscored the challenge faced by Labour - which has a support arrangement with the Green Party - in winning over the business sector. Norman says today's announcement means, "the tide has turned irreversibly against Big Oil in New Zealand". The National Party's energy and climate change spokespeople, Jonathan Young and Todd Muller, described the government's decision as " economic ...

by | April 13, 2018 | 02:05

And if the Republicans lose the majority in the November elections, then the next Speaker of the House would likely end up being Democrat Nancy Pelosi. Scalise brushed aside reports that he's preparing a run for the job following Ryan's surprise retirement announcement Wednesday. "I've heard from none of the candidates, and all of the mentioned candidates are not just friends, they're close friends", said Rep.

by | April 13, 2018 | 02:06

Putin congratulated Ilham Aliyev on his convincing victory in the presidential election and wished him success in his presidency aimed at ensuring the welfare of the Azerbaijani people and the country's development, APA reports. Since Aliyev won the last election in 2013, Azerbaijan's constitution has been amended to extend the presidential term from five to seven years.

by | April 13, 2018 | 02:03

In the top of the fourth, the Comets looked to get back into the game. "The team needs a little bit of a rebuild, but we are doing the best with what we have", Roberts said. The Mustangs' extra base hits were home runs by Kellogg and Pierce. "We're going to be a strong team". Southwestern (1-0, 1-0) responded took the lead with two runs in the fourth inning.

by | April 12, 2018 | 00:42

The statement came as Damascus and Moscow blamed Israel for a missile strike early on Monday on Syria's Tayfur (T-4) airbase. In Damascus, Ali Akbar Velayati, the diplomatic advisor to Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, issued an open threat to Israel on Tuesday after the Iranian government said it had lost seven personnel in the strike.

by | April 12, 2018 | 00:40

And, the gap between spending and receipts would balloon to just over $1tn by 2020 - some $200bn higher than previously predicted. Altogether, deficits over the decade will be $1.6 trillion higher than previously projected by CBO and by 2028, debt held by the public would total almost 100 percent of GDP; the most since post-World War II.

by | April 12, 2018 | 00:42

Police have been trying to identify the remains of several men found at a property McArthur used as storage for his landscaping business . Toronto police are expected to reveal "substantial" developments in their investigation on Wednesday afternoon.

by | April 12, 2018 | 00:40

Mr. Trump's move is obviously focused on stemming illegal immigration at the Mexican border , which was one of his most popular campaign promises. President George W. It's unclear what operations or missions troops will perform along the border that might require them to carry weapons. "The National Guard's efforts will include aviation, engineer, surveillance, communications, vehicle maintenance and logistics support", Chief Pentagon spokesperson Dana White said in a statement last ...