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by | July 24, 2018 | 05:29

A defense official, speaking on condition of anonymity because he wasn't authorized to discuss the event with the media, said Israel had identified two surface-to-surface SS-21 rockets launched from Syria carrying a payload of hundreds of kilograms that they believed were headed for Israeli-controlled territory.

by | July 24, 2018 | 04:46

While the United States has stressed the need to maintain sanctions on North Korea, Russia's envoy to Pyongyang was quoted by the RIA news agency as saying it would be logical to raise the question of easing sanctions with the U.N. In the meantime, it remains unclear what these high-level moves toward rapprochement may spell for the situation on the ground in North Korea - where the United Nations estimates roughly 40 percent of the population is undernourished.

by | July 24, 2018 | 04:29

Toronto police spokeswoman Meaghan Gray said the victims of the mass shooting include eight women and girls, and seven men. One child was taken to a pediatric trauma center, and two others were taken to hospital. Another witness told the CBC News that she was at Christina's restaurant with her family when they heard shots and were asked to run into the restaurant.

by | July 24, 2018 | 03:58

Gene Evin Atkins was booked into jail shortly after 2 a.m. Sunday morning, according to jail records. He then shot and wounded a second woman, forced her into the Camry, owned by Madison, and drove away. The gunman was apprehended, and his grandmother was in critical condition at a hospital, the Times reported . Authorities say earlier in the day Atkins shot his grandmother seven times and wounded another woman, who he forced into a auto.

by | July 24, 2018 | 03:43

The agreement also included a promise by North Korea to recover USA soldiers' remains from the Korean War and unspecified security guarantees for Pyongyang. official told CNN. Today, Trump tweeted that the story was "wrong" and that he was "very happy!" Last week , Trump said there was "no rush" and "no time limit" on denuclearization negotiations.

by | July 23, 2018 | 11:48

The Los Angeles Police Department has confirmed that at least one woman was killed as the gunman exchanged fire with law enforcement. Officers tracked the auto, gave chase and exchanged gunfire with the man, who crashed into a pole outside the supermarket and then ran inside.

by | July 23, 2018 | 09:33

Major faced the same divisions over Europe as the party is battling now, but said the pro-Brexit wing had put May in a much more hard position. Time is of the essence as resigning foreign secretary Boris Johnson , believes the United Kingdom can still negotiate a "great" Brexit deal.

by | July 23, 2018 | 08:10

Israel's Parliament passed a law on Thursday that defines the country as the " nation state of the Jewish people". The law, passed in the early hours of Thursday, speaks of Israel as the historic homeland of the Jews and says they have a "unique" right to self-determination there, according to its final text.

by | July 23, 2018 | 07:26

Also Sunday, Republican senators Marco Rubio (Fla.) and Lindsey O. Graham (S.C.) urged Trump to take a harder line against Russian President Vladimir Putin , a few days after Trump seemed deferential to Putin after a summit meeting in Helsinki.

by | July 23, 2018 | 07:09

Canadian police and emergency personnel services are responding to a shooting that reportedly involves multiple victims in the downtown Toronto neighbourhood known as Greektown . Police escort civilians away from the scene of the shooting. She tweeted: "My evening was nice until I heard shooting right out of my place on the Danforth ".

by | July 23, 2018 | 07:04

Trump fielded bipartisan backlash following remarks he made during the press conference alongside Putin in Helsinki, Finland, prompting the president and his officials to issue several corrections throughout the week. "It's Donald Trump , you know, you sort of expect that" she defended. On Sunday morning, Trump tweeted that his private meeting with Putin and news conference at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki on July 16 was a success, and that the press is responsible for the ...

by | July 23, 2018 | 06:53

But Pompeo was at the United Nations with Haley to address problems, not progress . "Members of the UN Security Council and by extension all UN member states have unanimously agreed to fully enforce sanctions on North Korea and we expect them to continue to honor those commitments", Pompeo said .

by | July 23, 2018 | 06:33

The Observatory said two buses carrying evacuees were held up by a pro-Syrian government militia, apparently after they went off road. The White Helmets volunteers had been stranded along the frontier with the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights.

by | July 23, 2018 | 06:13

Surveillance video in the parking lot of a Circle A Food Store shows Drejka arguing with 24-year-old Britany Jacobs, who was sitting in her parked auto, which was parked in a handicap space, ABC News reports. "He told deputies that he had to shoot to defend himself". That's when McGlockton, who is black, exited the store and approached Drejka, shoving him violently to the ground with both hands, surveillance video shows.

by | July 23, 2018 | 06:01

Trump earlier this year pulled the USA out of the worldwide deal meant to prevent Tehran from developing a nuclear weapon and ordered increased American sanctions . withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear agreement, saying Washington's move benefits no one. The top general said although the USA is now focused on carrying out its economic threats against Iran , Tehran would do well to get ready to come to grips with other types of threats as well.

by | July 23, 2018 | 05:49

I mean, it was a series of extraordinary capitulations that really do legitimately call into question what is going on", Rice said. "Lavrov emphasized that the steps of the USA administration, which arrested Russian citizen Butina in the United States based on fabricated charges , are unacceptable and that she should be released as soon as possible", the statement said.

by | July 23, 2018 | 04:46

Afridi also confirmed that the bombing, which took place in Kulachi area, was a suicide attack. The nation has been on edge over Wednesday's elections that will decide Pakistan's new prime minister after a string of similar suicide bombings this month against political candidates.

by | July 23, 2018 | 03:21

The gunman was apprehended, and his grandmother was in critical condition at a hospital, the Times reported . Police Chief Michael Moore earlier said the man shot his grandmother seven times and she had undergone a series of surgeries at a local hospital.

by | July 21, 2018 | 05:48

After reviewing the surveillance footage taken inside the restaurant, police arrested Cherwinski and handed him over to the Chatham County Sheriff's Office on June 30. I know what happened, I was there. "I guess I just had the right stance for it and I did it". The commenter felt Holden's actions were more deserving of assault.

by | July 21, 2018 | 04:57

Seven people were transported to Pella Regional Health Center with minor injuries - all have been treated and released, he said. Additional funnels were reported east of Des Moines past Altoona, Prairie City and Colfax. Seven other people were treated at the scene. "All of a sudden, like, big tubs full of metal and cars started flying by the window, and that's when we realized it was bad", said David Ayala, a worker who was inside building 5 at the time of the tornado.

by | July 21, 2018 | 04:16

This has encouraged displaced civilians to return in droves to Nawa, said a local activist who goes by the name Selma Mohammed. Tuesday's airstrike hit in the village of Ain el-Tineh in Quneitra province, about 7 kilometers (4 miles) from the Israeli frontier, according to a Syrian search and rescue team.

by | July 21, 2018 | 04:01

But he said , 'I find that deeply offensive . He added that he doesn't think they are " intentionally " getting it wrong. "Does intent matter when people are posting fake information about the Sandy Hook shooting, or the Holocaust , or when they say those were children actors?" she asked.

by | July 21, 2018 | 03:50

In a stunning turn of events, President Donald Trump has invited Russia's Vladimir Putin to the White House this fall. It could be the "last time" the US president ever meet privately with a foreign leader. "If that meeting takes place in Washington, I think it's all to the good". "Those conversations are incredibly important". Media captionTrump says he "misspoke" at Putin summit , but is it too late? He reiterated denials of Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election - ...

by | July 21, 2018 | 03:14

European Union officials and diplomats have said last week's White Paper is a welcome if overdue starting point for negotiations on an outline of post-Brexit relations that is to accompany a binding treaty on the immediate aspects of withdrawal.

by | July 21, 2018 | 02:48

Mr Trump appeared to disagree with USA intelligence when he responded "no" to a question about whether Russian Federation was still targeting American elections. She said the threat to the USA electoral system "still exists, which is why we are taking steps to prevent it". But during his CBS chat on Wednesday, Trump went as far as saying he personally confronted Putin when they met in Helsinki.

by | July 21, 2018 | 01:48

After criticism from both the left and right, Trump clarified some of his remarks at Monday's press conference, saying he does accept what USA intelligence has found about Russia's interference in the 2016 election. election system from meddling and interference. Despite the June decision to increase production by the OPEC-led group, concerns persist about oil supply shortages in the fourth quarter when the United States sanctions against Iran come into force, while oil production ...

by | July 21, 2018 | 01:22

Trump's remarks come ahead of a scheduled July 25 visit to Washington by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to discuss "a wide range of priorities" with the USA president, including a "focus on improving transatlantic trade".

by | July 21, 2018 | 01:20

Nelson Mandela's profound impact on the people and country of South Africa will never be forgotten, and his influence as South African President between 1994 and 1999 and a revolutionary anti-apartheid figure will always be prevalent in South African and world history.

by | July 21, 2018 | 00:55

The boat's captain, whose name wasn't immediately released, was among the survivors and was taken to a hospital, said Pattison, president of Ripley Entertainment Inc. Smagala added this was the Branson tour's first accident in more than 40 years of operation. The deceased are believed to have drowned, according to Rader, who reported that life jackets were available on the vessel - but was unable to confirm whether or not those aboard were wearing floatation devices.

by | July 21, 2018 | 00:30

Trump's dismissal of economic-policy tenets shifts attention during a week when he's facing growing pressure over his relationship with Russian President Vladimir Putin and his lukewarm support for the finding by USA intelligence agencies that Russia meddled in the 2016 election.

by | July 19, 2018 | 06:57

Hundreds of firefighters battled a blaze that was only 2 percent contained . A GoFundMe account established to help his family had already raised almost $29,000 (of a $30,000 goal) in one day, with 211 pledges. The fire began Friday evening. Power lines in the canyon that provide electric power to Yosemite Valley have been turned off for the safety of firefighters, said park spokeswoman Jamie Richards.

by | July 19, 2018 | 05:14

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) blasted President Donald Trump for his comments praising Russian President Vladimir Putin during a press conference Monday. "A moral equivalence between the United States and Russian Federation not only defies reason and history, it undermines our national integrity and impairs our global credibility".

by | July 19, 2018 | 05:13

Trump told CBS in an interview that aired on Tuesday that the new model Air Force One would be updated on the inside and have a different exterior color scheme from the current white and two shades of blue dating back to President John F.

by | July 19, 2018 | 03:40

So he did the only thing he knew he could: He got on Google Maps, calculated the walking time, took a quick nap, and then laced up his shoes. So, not wanting to show up late on his first day, 20-year-old Carr left his home in Homewood, Ala., around midnight and started walking, alone in the dark, so he could get to the job on time, AL.com reported .

by | July 19, 2018 | 03:16

In this case, Trump sided with his Russian counterpart by openly questioning his own intelligence agencies' findings that Moscow was behind the 2016 USA elections. "If Trump isn't a Russian agent, he sure plays good one on TV", Cupp said. It featured an American president siding with an enemy of the US over his administration and intelligence officials.