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by | January 20, 2018 | 08:12

Schiphol, one of the busiest airports in Europe, had to close two of three departure halls after roof plates were blown off the terminal building. Before halting all trains, the Dutch rail service reported numerous incidents including a collision between a train and a trampoline.

by | January 20, 2018 | 08:11

Prosecutors had sought to tie gifts and campaign donations from Melgen to meetings and conversations Menendez had with executive branch officials on matters that would have benefited Melgen's business interests. The hung jury in the first trial voted 10 to 2 to acquit Menendez, suggesting they did not believe the prosecution's case as it was presented. "The first trial ended in a mistrial with a deadlocked jury".

by | January 19, 2018 | 02:14

The founders of the movement believe that illegal immigration and bureaucratic red tape that strangles entrepreneurship are the reasons for the exodus; they blame the liberal policies that dominate California. Meanwhile, super rich guy Tim Draper was cleared by the Office of the California Secretary of State back in October to begin collecting signatures for a different proposal, which would divvy up the most populous state in the union into three sections.

by | January 19, 2018 | 02:09

Associated British Foods said that its Primark trading division posted "record" sales in the week before Christmas, boosting the overall group's sales 4% in the 16 weeks to 6 January. AB Foods said its full-year outlook is unchanged and it expects to make progress in both adjusted operating profit and adjusted earnings. The company said that it expects 2017 earnings will benefit from a non-underlying one-off non-cash credit from the revaluation of USA deferred tax liabilities.

by | January 19, 2018 | 02:08

As far as Catholic weddings go, it's pretty hard to beat being married by the pope - on an airplane. His comment, made as he flew off for a visit to Chile and Peru, came after Hawaii issued a false missile alert that provoked panic in the US state and highlighted the risk of possible unintended nuclear war with North Korea.

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:23

Bush and Republicans fared better after the September 11 terrorist attacks, these people said". A Democrat resoundingly defeated her Republican rival to win the Wisconsin state Senate election Tuesday night, flipping a seat that had been red for almost two decades-a possible harbinger of doom for the GOP in the coming midterm elections.

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:24

Earlier, Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag said the U.S. is openly supporting the YPG and the PYD terrorist groups in Syria. "Some people misspoke. A Turkish assault without its approval might prove hard and open a new front in a war that activists say has already cost more than 340,000 lives. The extension must be approved by the Turkish parliament, but that is seen as a formality.

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:20

Two expatriates, an American and a Canadian, have been kidnapped in Kaduna State. An American and a Canadian have been kidnapped in Kaduna state in the central part of the country, a Nigerian police spokesman said. They were said to have visited Kafanchan to inspect a project being handled by their company. A State Department travel advisory for urges U.S. citizens to "reconsider" travelling to Nigeria, warning that "violent crime such as armed robbery, assault, carjacking, kidnapping and ...

by | January 17, 2018 | 03:47

It explained that the status change was due to political rights and civil liberties seeing a sharp decline attributed to "a deeply flawed constitutional referendum that centralized power in the presidency". "The government has even pressed its crackdown beyond Turkey's borders, triggering a flood of Interpol "red notice" requests to detain critics overseas, among other effects", the report said.

by | January 17, 2018 | 03:45

On Monday, Wells met Pakistan's Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua, who expressed to need for carrying forward the relations with the United States in an environment of trust and mutual respect, according to a statement by the Pakistan Foreign Ministry.

by | January 17, 2018 | 03:47

In Pristina , Kosovo leaders denounced the assassination of Oliver Ivanovic . "The killing of Oliver Ivanovic challenges the law and any attempt to establish law and order throughout the entire territory of Kosovo", the government said in a statement .

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:32

During the 2-day visit to Amethi , Congress President Rahul Gandhi is scheduled to hold roadshows at seven places. He will reach Amethi via his mother's parliamentary constituency Rae Bareli . The Congress president said that the condition of the potato farmers was very bad. "Recalling his three-month campaign for the Gujarat polls, Rahul said: "...while the PM talks about the Gujarat model, the people of Gujarat were asking him what is this model...

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:32

The motive for the double murder-suicide is now unknown, but The Charlotte Observer reported that the crime is still being actively investigated. Her grief-stricken mother, Patricia Treadway, told WSOC Christina was everything a daughter should be and that her own two children were her world.

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:23

The Iranian Regime is not in favour of any changes- as the current deal benefits them greatly without sacrificing much- and so Foreign Minister Javad Zarif has been meeting with other signatories to the deal in an attempt to save it. It specifically mentioned its refusal to agree to linking its nuclear commitments, which even the Trump administration acknowledges Iran is technically adhering to, with other issues like ballistic-missile tests.

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:46

The sedan remained lodged inside a dentist's office until it was removed Sunday morning. The driver, according to the Los Angeles Times , later admitted to using narcotics while behind the wheel. Authorities said a white sedan was traveling at an excessive rate of speed and hit a median on 17th St. Public works officials also responded to the crash to examine the integrity of the building.

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:42

It was a awful situation". "There was a smell of fuel inside so we all thought the plane will explode, but thankfully it did not happen", she added. Flights resumed at the Trabzon International Airport on Sunday, after being temporarily suspended following the incident. Footage taken inside the plane moments after the accident appears to show panicked passengers trying to get out, while crew members offer instructions.

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:46

Abe urged Ratas to work closely with him on the North Korean issue and other global challenges. Japan is seeking to strengthen economic ties with Europe as Tokyo and the European Union late previous year finalized negotiations for a free trade deal to create one of the world's biggest economic areas, aiming to implement it in early 2019.

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:42

Brown said in a press conference that Corey's body was found "in mud and debris east of Olive Mill Road", at 9 a.m. Saturday. "While every hour it remains less likely that we will find anyone alive, there is always hope", the sheriff said.

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:38

Wolfsthal, who has reviewed what he understands to be the final draft of the review, said it states that the U.S. will start work on reintroducing a sea-launched nuclear cruise missile, as a counter to a new ground-launched cruise missile the USA has accused Russian Federation of developing in violation of the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) treaty.

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:38

Gov David Ige told a news conference he was "angry and disappointed" over the incident, apologised for it and said the state would take steps to ensure it never happen again. But Perry went on to speculate what might have happened if such a warning had come "during the Cuban missile crisis or a Mideast war?" This type of system is used with AMBER alerts or in weather emergencies, according to the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency .

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:37

According to a press release, a police pursuit involving a Greyhound bus was initiated in Wisconsin for a reported armed subject on the bus. Milwaukee County deputies were unable to stop the bus and turned the call over to Racine County Sheriff's Office deputies to make the stop, Schmaling said.

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:38

One person died in the Yauca district and another in the Bella Union district, both in the Arequipa region, where rescue workers were trying to help those affected, Peru's Civil Defense said. President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski said he would visit the affected region to "verify the magnitude of the damage and send the needed humanitarian aid".

by | January 14, 2018 | 00:49

On Tuesday, Trump met with a bipartisan team in the nation's capital to discuss comprehensive immigration reform and amnesty for undocumented immigrants, of which Bannon was an outspoken critic. Bannon did not dispute his comments in the book, but he apologized for them. Immigrants and supporters demonstrate during a September rally in support of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) in front of the White House in Washington , D.C.

by | January 14, 2018 | 00:50

If no candidate achieves a majority during the vote, the top two finishers will face each other in a runoff in two weeks' time. In 2015, for example, he warned the people of South Moravia to prepare for an invasion of Muslim migrants. Babis's populist ANO movement won last October's general elections with its anti-corruption and anti-euro campaign, but the Slovak-born tycoon who is facing police charges over European Union funding fraud has failed to woo coalition partners.

by | January 14, 2018 | 00:48

That will give us a snowfall total of 2-4 inches by early evening. The warning calls for heavy mixed precipitation including freezing rain, sleet and snow. More snow is forecast for Saturday , when the high will be 17 and the low 5. The storm is spreading snow and ice across the Great Lakes, Tennessee Valley, Ohio Valley and lower Mississippi Valley today .

by | January 14, 2018 | 00:47

In a press briefing, Khan said he has been a staunch opponent of Pakistan's participation in the war on terror since it began in 2001 following the 9/11 attacks on the US. John Thomas said. General Bajwa categorically said that Pakistan would not seek resumption of aid but expet honorable recognition of the contributions, sacrifices and unwavering resolve in the fight against terrorism for peace and stability in the region.

by | January 14, 2018 | 00:47

Alone or accompanied by their families, many women sat in reserved seats in Jeddah's Pearl stadium. In October, the Saudi General Sports Authority , a state agency, announced that three stadiums, up to now male-only facilities, would be prepared to be ready for families, including the allocation of special places for seating and entrances.

by | January 14, 2018 | 00:44

The 2015 agreement was brokered by the Obama administration - along with the UK, Russia , France , Germany and China - obliging Iran to limit its nuclear program in exchange for the suspension of sanctions that had for years crippled its economy.

by | January 14, 2018 | 00:39

Israeli ambassador to India Daniel Carmon has termed it a historic visit, which will strengthen the growing partnership between the two countries. "We can not always fulfil those requests", he said . On the impact of India's recent decision to cancel a half a billion dollars defence deal related to development of spike antitank guided missiles, Netanyahu said: "I think you are going to see an expansion of economic and other ties regardless of this or that deal".

by | January 13, 2018 | 02:20

While the U.S. views the Peoples' Protection Units (YPG) militia as the most effective fighting force on the ground against Islamic State (IS) extremists, Ankara calls it a "terrorist" organisation linked to outlawed Kurdish militants in Turkey.