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by | September 09, 2018 | 04:54

The elder Bolsonaro was hurried away from the crowd and taken to a local hospital, where he went into surgery. His son initially said that the wound was supifical but later announced that his father was in a much serious condition, urging supporters to "pray" for him.

by | September 09, 2018 | 04:25

Speaking hours after a three-way summit in Tehran at which the Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, pleaded with Russian Federation and Iran to halt any forthcoming offensive, Erdoğan ramped up his rhetoric, insisting Ankara would not participate in "furthering the interests of Bashar al-Assad".

by | September 09, 2018 | 02:24

Gay sex is considered taboo by many in socially conservative India , and while it no longer carries the previous punishment of up to 10 years in prison, other rights like gay marriage are likely to prove elusive. The court has now ruled discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation is a fundamental violation of rights. Hats off to all my #LGBT rights activist friends who have battled hard to get here.

by | September 09, 2018 | 01:05

In a Saturday morning tweet, Mr. Trump said that if Apple wants to avoid tariffs on its products, it should make those devices in the US rather than China. He added that he's ready to place yet another round of tariffs on $267 billion in Chinese goods after that - bringing the total imports from China subject to tariffs to more than $500 billion.

by | September 08, 2018 | 07:14

Democrats have portrayed Kavanaugh as a justice who might vote to roll back or overturn the Roe v. Wade decision establishing a constitutional right to abortion . Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh ended Friday with Utah's Republican senators ripping Democrats' "theatrics" and predicting the judge will soon become a justice.

by | September 08, 2018 | 06:14

Wheeler, a respected human rights lawyer, is the daughter of former BBC journalist Charles Wheeler and his second wife Dip Singh. "We will not be commenting further", it added. The couple said divorce proceedings are now underway. Johnson resigned as foreign secretary in July after breaking with Prime Minister Theresa May over her Brexit plans.

by | September 08, 2018 | 05:39

Authorities investigating the Thursday night shooting, which claimed the life of 26-year-old Botham Shem Jean , aren't the only ones with questions. I love you with all of my heart Botham Shem Jean . It's unclear exactly what happened next, Hall said, but the officer fired her weapon. The shooting took place on Thursday night, after the officer's shift had ended.

by | September 08, 2018 | 02:01

US District Judge Randolph Moss said that Papadopoulos' deception was "not a noble lie" and that he had lied because he wanted a job in the Trump administration and didn't want to jeopardise that possibility by being tied to the Russian Federation investigation.

by | September 08, 2018 | 01:44

Now Trump says he's got another $267 billion in tariffs ready to go on short notice if he wants. To hedge against the Trump Administration's trade protectionist moves, Seoul has secured an exemption from steel tariffs in exchange for a quota, and agreed on a 25 percent tariff on Korean pickup trucks and a doubling of the import cap on USA vehicles.

by | September 08, 2018 | 01:18

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the twin explosions, but the Islamic State group often targets Afghanistan's minority Shiite community. The first explosion was triggered by a suicide bomber and was followed by a vehicle bomb shortly after, said interior ministry spokesman Najib Danish.

by | September 08, 2018 | 00:25

It's not clear whether the officer is in custody, though Hall said she didn't know the officer's whereabouts. As she walked into an apartment that she believed was her own, the officer found a 26-year-old man inside. The police department is no longer handling it with their normal officer involved shooting procedures. A CBS Dallas crew spoke with Dallas Police who said the officer had not yet been interviewed.

by | September 08, 2018 | 00:08

Forest Service said in a statement. A shot of the Delta Fire on September 5. A helicopter drops water on a forest fire in Shasta County in California, U.S., September 5, 2018 in this picture obtained on September 6, 2018 from a social media video.

by | September 08, 2018 | 00:07

British Airways said it would be contacting affected customers directly, and that those customers would be able to travel as planned. Paul Lipman, chief executive of cybersecurity company Bullguard, said customers' credit data was "almost certainly up for sale on the dark web as we speak".

by | September 07, 2018 | 23:28

Police Chief Eliot Isaac says they will study footage from the officers' body cameras and security from the 30-story building that headquarters Fifth Third Bancorp. He said a woman wearing headphones didn't hear the warnings and walked into the bank and got shot. Witness Leonard Cain said he was walking to the bank when someone told him there was a shooter inside.

by | September 07, 2018 | 23:26

He brought one man to the stage to talk about how his administration was helping the coal industry. "They like to use the " impeach " word", Trump said. His campaign operation has scheduled back-to-back rallies late next week in Missouri and Mississippi. Trump later warned the United States would turn into a "third world country" because of the precedent his hypothetical impeachment would set.

by | September 07, 2018 | 22:59

The Times said it published the op-ed to get the information out, but without the author's name, in order to protect the job of the senior White House official. The person close to Trump added that the president's paranoia will only grow as many of his longest-serving aides leave the administration. The MSNBC contributor claimed that Trump wants to arrest whoever it is that wrote the piece, though it is not clear what charges could be brought against someone for sharply criticizing ...

by | September 07, 2018 | 22:57

The Turkish president said earlier this week he has plans to ditch the USA dollar in trade with Iran and instead use local currencies. Erdogan and Putin along with their Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani will hold a series of bilateral meetings before going behind closed doors for the trilateral talks.

by | September 06, 2018 | 11:42

She made a slogan of the line "those who are close to the pain should be close to the power". "I want to say I am so proud for my new congresswoman, who got elected yesterday who worked so hard for the last six months, and I can tell you she worked really hard".

by | September 06, 2018 | 11:22

After the meeting, South Korea's national security adviser, Chung Eui-yong, said the North Korean leader had also expressed his willingness to cooperate closely with South Korea and the United States to achieve that goal. The U.S. Embassy in Seoul on Thursday said it had no information to share on the matter. North Korea has taken several steps such as dismantling its nuclear testing site this year, but the US wants it to take more serious disarmament measures.

by | September 06, 2018 | 10:12

The Russian men also face charges of the use and possession of the deadly Soviet-concocted nerve agent Novichok , and causing "grievous bodily harm with intent" to both Yulia Skripal and Bailey. Moscow released him from prison in 2010, sending him to the West in a Cold War-style spy swap, and he lived in Salisbury at the time of the poisoning.

by | September 06, 2018 | 10:12

During the hearing the court gave enough indication that it will strike down this provision as unconstitutional and allow gay persons to live freely in society without any stigma of ostracisation. Section 377 of the IPC states: " Whoever voluntarily has carnal intercourse against the order of nature with any man, woman or animal, shall be punished with 1 [imprisonment for life], or with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to ten years, and shall also be liable to ...

by | September 06, 2018 | 09:48

Paraguay's decision was a blow to Israel's efforts to achieve external recognition of Jerusalem as its capital, which appeared to have gained some traction this year with the United States, Guatemala and Paraguay opening embassies there. In response, Israel announced it will close its embassy in Paraguay and recall its ambassador, the Haaretz newspaper quoted Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's office as saying.

by | September 06, 2018 | 09:47

Former Presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush were among those paying tribute during the 2 1/2-hour funeral service, offering touching - and sometimes humorous - personal anecdotes about their time spent with McCain . That follows a week in which the president has awkwardly tried to avoid the subject of McCain's death, even as fellow Republicans and many of McCain's Democratic opponents came together to honor his memory.

by | September 06, 2018 | 08:28

The UN and aid groups have warned that a full assault on Idlib could spark a humanitarian catastrophe on a scale not yet seen in Syria's seven-year-old conflict. Just a day earlier, Peskov had slammed Idlib as a "pocket of terrorism". "Our cooperation with Russian Federation now is very important". Erdogan talked of a "very merciless process" unfolding in Idlib, warning of the risk that heavy fighting would trigger an influx of refugees.

by | September 06, 2018 | 08:12

The number missing had earlier been put at 19. A landslide along a long ridge in the rural town of Atsuma could be seen in aerial footage from public broadcaster NHK . "The government will work together towards reconstruction while giving the top priority to saving human lives", Abe told reporters. Altogether peak demand on the island averages 3.8 million kilowatts, stopgap supplies from smaller plants and from the nearby Tohoku region could bring supplies up to 2.9 million kilowatts within ...

by | September 06, 2018 | 07:43

Several strikes against Syrian government or allied forces have in the past been attributed to U.S. forces, which were deployed with the declared goal of fighting the Islamic State (IS) group. Lavrov's remarks came as Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said militants must be "cleaned out" of Idlib province as he prepared for talks between Iran, Syria and Russian Federation about confronting the fighters in Idlib .

by | September 06, 2018 | 07:44

It is highly unusual for sitting presidents to lash out against attorneys general and to try to bring political considerations to bear on prosecution decisions. "No president of the United States, Republican or Democrat, has ever, ever crossed the line and told people, 'Don't prosecute Republicans". Its statement did not name Facebook Inc and Twitter Inc, whose executives testified in Congress on Wednesday, but the firms have been harshly criticized by U.S.

by | September 05, 2018 | 07:28

There was a pit in the bridge and the PWD and Railways should have noticed that and maintained the bridge . "As of now there has been no casualty, but search operations are underway, let us wait", Hakim said. . Total six people were taken to hospital, Firhad Hakim, a West Bengal government minister, said. A huge disaster team including four cranes, almost 500 rescue workers, is at the scene and locals are helping to pull people from the wreckage.

by | September 05, 2018 | 06:56

Turkey past year announced an agreement to buy Russia's most advanced long-range anti-aircraft missile system - S-400 - by early 2020. Such a major purchase of weaponry from Moscow has raised concerns over Turkey's strategic orientation and the compatibility of the systems within the alliance.

by | September 05, 2018 | 05:44

Up to some 2.3 million households suffered blackouts after the storm ripped through the region, Jiji reported, while evacuation advisories were issued at one point for almost 1.2 million people, with another 16,000 under stronger - though still not mandatory - evacuation orders.

by | September 05, 2018 | 04:09

Reuters published a special investigation earlier this year that featured Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo's bylines. They have denied the accusations made by the United Nations and United States of ethnic cleansing, but have sentenced seven soldiers in connection with the murders in Inn Din.

by | September 04, 2018 | 10:24

It is likely to make landfall on Shikoku, Japan's smallest main island, or the Kii Peninsula by midday, carrying winds of up to 16kp/h (100mph), according to the Japan Meteorological Agency. West Japan Railway Co. said it plans to halt train services Tuesday, including over 240 limited express train runs. The capital, Tokyo , will be far from the centre of the storm but was set for heavy rains and high winds by the end of today.

by | September 04, 2018 | 09:44

She had been picked up by another vessel in the area. Officials say a kayak ride on Lake Superior that ended in the deaths of four Wisconsin family members would have been hard even for experienced paddlers. Strong thunderstorms hampered search efforts, but the third child was found dead in the water around 10 a.m. Friday morning. Emergency crews were then deployed and recovered the bodies of 39-year-old Eric, 9-year-old daughter Kyra, 5-year-old daughter Annaliese and 3-year-old son Jansen.

by | September 04, 2018 | 08:47

She was last seen in a black or blue colored vehicle with dark tinted windows. According to police, the child's mother said she and her son were walking from their home Saturday evening when she accepted a ride from a stranger. She later woke up in Largo Central Park. Crews are now focusing their search efforts in the area of Lake and East Bay Drive, the last location the mother reported seeing Jordan.

by | September 04, 2018 | 08:26

Army training unit was shot dead by an Afghan soldier in the southern province of Oruzgan. It's the second time in two months that a US service member was killed apparently by the very same Afghan forces he was there to train. "I know this has been a long fight and it has been generation; for us, for the Afghan people, I understand the reason we are fighting and I know why we are here and I know terrorists seeks safe haven to export more murder, attack the innocent and threaten ...