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by | May 11, 2018 | 01:58

Venezuela's opposition last week called for a boycott of the May 20 election , which Maduro looks likely to win in the absence of any real challenge to his authority. Moncada also argued the USA aims to "stop the May 20 elections in Venezuela ", through new sanctions and diplomatic aggression, and accused the US of committing an global crime.

by | May 11, 2018 | 01:57

The University of Denver women's golf team opened up the NCAA Regional on Monday, posting a 9-over 297 at the Don Veller Seminole Golf Course. Host Texas finished in second at -15 with a three-day total of 849. Junior Roy Carlsen (Arvada, Colo.) was the team's top player and finished tied for 37th. "It's really exciting [to play this week] and it's even more exciting that it's here [in Madison]", said Harkins.

by | May 11, 2018 | 01:56

Today , the region is expected to see temperatures a few degrees higher than yesterday, in line with a modest warming trend. Mild tonight with lows in the 40's and 50's. By afternoon, the front will clear. SundayPartly sunny, with a high near 79. Highs will be in the upper-60s. Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.

by | May 10, 2018 | 14:29

Majority are women and children who could not have been able to run fast, and the elderly. The Kenyan Red Cross says it has rescued some 40 people so far. Governor Lee Kinyanjui said Nakuru County was working closely with KRCS as well as the security agencies to coordinate rescue missions. The area around Nakuru is on the edge of Kenya's main flower-farming region - a major source of foreign exchange and employment for East Africa's biggest economy - and is dotted with irrigation ...

by | May 10, 2018 | 14:23

The pair allegedly convinced the victim to buy a copper plate for $213,156, claiming it had "special properties" to it, police said. The victim signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) and paid Rs 87.2 lakh on different occasions for arranging special anti-radiation suits to be worn by scientists during testing, fees of the scientists and for chemicals required for testing.

by | May 10, 2018 | 14:23

Schools earn gold, silver or bronze ratings based on their performance on state assessment tests and how well they prepare students for college. Three Northwest Arkansas high schools remained in Arkansas' top 10: Arkansas Arts Academy, Rogers High School and Fayetteville High School.

by | May 09, 2018 | 00:48

That vote follows a concession in which the majority party said it would put forth a candidate itself, but would vote for whichever figure was nominated by a third of the deputies. That led to a crippling general strike in the capital Yerevan and other cities. "Representatives of the party will not be members of the government".

by | May 09, 2018 | 00:45

But that was also the case when Kim left North Korea for Beijing in an armored train to make his first foreign visit since taking power in 2011. Kim and Trump will reportedly occur in late May or early June, and make history as the first time a sitting United States president has met a sitting North Korean leader.

by | May 09, 2018 | 00:45

Just days ahead of a visit to the United States by a top trade official representing China , and on the heels of stalled trade negotiations in Beijing with a USA delegation, increased inspections of U.S. President Donald Trump's demands that China slash its surplus with the USA have become a cornerstone of his combative economic policy. From January to April, China's trade with the European Union, the United States, ASEAN and Japan grew 8.3 percent, 5.9 percent, 12.6 percent and 3.8 ...

by | May 09, 2018 | 00:41

Authorities say this started over the weekend, when 41-year-old Christopher Wilson Snyder held his wife hostage. Two others and Snyder's wife escaped unharmed. "I'm trying to figure out right now if there's another alternative route, I can only think of one but if they don't allow that you know essentially people in the area are going to be stuck for an indefinite amount of time", Azad said.

by | May 08, 2018 | 02:05

Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat was seen installing the first directional sign to assist persons looking for the new US Embassy, which is locating to Jerusalem. The status of Jerusalem is among the most contentious in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Trump had left the door open to personally attending the embassy opening.

by | May 08, 2018 | 02:01

The carriers were ordered to remove references on websites or in other material that suggests Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau are part of countries independent from China, according to U.S. The spat comes shortly after a high-level US delegation returned from two days in Beijing with little to show for talks aimed at averting a trade war between the world's two biggest economies.

by | May 08, 2018 | 01:52

Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah said in remarks that the win guarantees the protection of the "resistance" against Israel. Analysts predict that influential Shiite movement Hezbollah, backed by Iran and wielding a formidable arsenal it refused to give up after the civil war, would retain or slightly increase its clout in the legislature.

by | May 07, 2018 | 12:10

White House aides on Friday sought out additional details about Haspel's involvement in the CIA's now-defunct program of detaining and brutally interrogating terror suspects after 9/11 as they prepared her for Wednesday's confirmation hearing.

by | May 07, 2018 | 12:04

The other slain militants included Bilal Ahmad Mohand of Heff Shirmal, Shopian (who was active since October, 2016) Adil Ahmad Malik of Malik Gund, Shopian (active since August, 2014) and Tauseef Ahmad Sheikh of Rampora, Quimoh (active since 2013).

by | May 07, 2018 | 01:03

Finally, Numis Securities restated a hold rating and set a GBX 230 ($3.21) target price on shares of N Brown Group in a report on Monday, January 29th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 175 ($2.44), for a total value of £169,916.25 ($236,982.22). The stock underperformed the S&P 500 by 11.55%.

by | May 07, 2018 | 01:02

Giuliani says despite Trump's openness to sit down with special counsel Robert Mueller he would strongly advise Trump against it. Giuliani said he first made Trump aware of the payment shortly after joining the case but now says he doesn't know when Trump knew about it.

by | May 07, 2018 | 00:57

KUTA calls for all necessary measures to prevent such attacks on minority institutions in future and also demands an immediate cessation of undue interference of few rogue politicians in the functioning of higher education institutions. "We the Alumni of Bahrain once again demand stern action against the perpetrators/conspirators who are hell bent on vitiating the atmosphere of peace and harmony that otherwise normally prevails in the AMU campus", he said.

by | May 07, 2018 | 00:56

Addressing a rally in Jamkhandi in Bagalkot district ahead of the May 12 polls in the state, Modi said, "Could anybody have imagined that Congress leaders would have joined hands with those who said "Bharat ke tukde karenge"?" He went on to say that the Congress party thought that they were safe in Karnataka after losing in nearly every other state at the hands of the BJP , but it appears like as if they are about to face another loss on May 15 .

by | May 06, 2018 | 00:00

Evacuees are seen in silhouette inside the American Red Cross evacuation shelter in Pahoa. The Kilauea volcano sent more lava into Hawaii communities Friday, a day after forcing more than 1,500 people to flee from their mountainside homes, and authorities detected high levels of sulfur gas that could threaten the elderly and people with breathing problems.

by | May 06, 2018 | 00:02

US District Judge Thomas Selby Ellis took a skeptical approach to the purposes of lawyers from the office of Special Counsel Mueller, MSNBC reported from outside the courthouse in Alexandria, Virginia. The special counsel has kept some of its power a secret for national security reasons. However, Ellis pointed out that the team is using information from the Department of Justice's earlier probe on the matter and hinted that said information may be outside of the scope of Mueller's probe ...

by | May 05, 2018 | 23:57

USA and South Korean officials have maintained contact ahead of the Trump-Kim meeting, and President Moon is headed to the White House on May 22 to discuss related matters. Sensing the impact that the NYT report could have on the proceedings, both the US and South Korea objected to it saying it was untrue. Park swore to "let North Koreans know the truth" and "bring an end to the North's Kim Jong Un regime".

by | May 04, 2018 | 13:56

The action came after a weeklong teachers' strike that shut down classes for the majority of the state's 1.1 million public school students. Organizers of the strike had called for classes to resume Thursday if the budget passed. The Senate has already approved the entire budget, and the House is still working on five bills in the budget package. "That is not just about teacher pay", Alston said.

by | May 04, 2018 | 13:53

Trump wants worldwide inspectors to have greater and faster access to potential nuclear sites in Iran , including those suspected to be housed in its military facilities; an end to its ballistic missile work, which it says is inextricably tied to the delivery of nuclear warheads; a permanent extension of limits on Iran's enrichment of fissile material, which now sunsets within a decade; and a comprehensive policy addressing Tehran's military posture across the Middle East.

by | May 04, 2018 | 13:52

The sources said United States intelligence assessments found the missiles were moved to Fiery Cross Reef, Subi Reef and Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands within the past 30 days. "We must also campaign against China's provocative and militarist actions in the global community", he said in a statement. In response, the government of China has stated that it does not recognize the right of the court of arbitration at the Hague to consider the case of territorial issues in the South ...

by | May 04, 2018 | 13:51

Breach. Breach!" an officer says before a loud blast rings out. Inside, Paddock's body is seen on his back, clad in dark trousers and a long-sleeve shirt with a glove on his left hand. The police department's policy requires officers to activate body cameras during calls that result in interaction with citizens and searches. Several media outlets sued the Vegas police department to obtain videos, 911 recordings, evidence logs and interview reports to reveal the emergency response as ...

by | May 03, 2018 | 15:59

A plan that would potentially dramatically reduce customs controls and barriers between the United Kingdom and the EU. One of the government's preferred options - a " customs partnership " - has faced heavy criticism from Brexiteers. However, the Brexiters are expected to push back against the idea that maintaining the integrity of the Good Friday agreement requires no infrastructure whatsoever between Northern Ireland and the Republic.

by | May 03, 2018 | 16:00

The Senate was expected to begin floor debate on the budget at 8 p.m., and the House expected similar timing. AEU leaders told the media that they didn't get everything they wanted but promised to keep fighting. Marana schools will remain closed until the walkout ends. The Republican Governors Association is already running ads touting Ducey as providing major new school funding "without raising taxes".

by | May 03, 2018 | 16:01

He wondered if PM Modi could similarly speak about the achievements of BS Yeddyurrapa's regime. The PM also said in Karnataka the Congress has let down the Dalits by not choosing someone from the community as its Chief Ministerial candidate.

by | May 03, 2018 | 15:56

No cars were hit on the ground but power was cut to the area of the crash, said Genta Bilbo, a spokeswoman for the Effingham County Sheriff's Department. Belonging to the 156th Air Wing, it was used to rescue U.S. citizens stranded in the British Virgin Islands following Hurricane Irma and ferry supplies to the United States territory of Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria previous year.