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by | September 24, 2018 | 17:05

Multinational rescue efforts were immediately launched to save him, but Tomy's 36-foot boat, Thuriya , one of several hit by 80 miles per hour winds and 46-foot seas midway across the South Indian Ocean, was "at the extreme limit of immediate rescue range", according to race organizers.

by | September 24, 2018 | 16:59

Saturday's attack, in which militants disguised as soldiers opened fire on an annual Iranian military parade in Ahvaz, was the deadliest attack in the country for nearly 10 years. In 2015, under then-president Barack Obama, the U.S. and Iran reached a landmark nuclear deal - also signed by China, Russia, the UK, France and Germany - where Iran limited its nuclear activities in exchange for sanctions relief.

by | September 24, 2018 | 00:07

LIVERPOOL, England - Britain's Labour Party may hold the fate of Brexit in its hands - if only it can decide what to do. "Obviously I'm bound by the democracy of our party". And in doing so, the friction between the political and industrial wings of this new-look Labour is likely to increase. Corbyn said on Sunday he voted to "remain and reform the EU" in the 2016 referendum on Brtain's European Union membership.

by | September 23, 2018 | 23:54

The military said it will not stop its attacks against Iranian targets in Syria . Since the countries reached a cooperation agreement, Russian Federation has sent as many as 310 notifications to the Israeli military while Israel only notified Russian Federation 25 times.

by | September 23, 2018 | 22:59

Cruz said O'Rourke sides against police, voted against funding body armor for law enforcement and is open to abolishing Immigration and Customs Enforcement. O'Rourke, though, faulted Cruz for not opposing Trump more and said the president undermines American democratic institutions. The series opener takes place at 6 p.m.at Southern Methodist University, with the next two are scheduled for Sunday, Sept.

by | September 23, 2018 | 22:46

Republicans had grown frustrated as Ford's lawyers insisted on a hearing next Thursday rather than Monday or even Wednesday and made other requests, some of which the committee chairman, Sen. "Unless there's something more , no I'm not going to ruin Judge Kavanaugh's life over this, But she should come forward, she should have her say, she will be respectfully treated".

by | September 23, 2018 | 21:39

The lawyers said they were "hopeful that we can reach agreement on details" of Ms Ford's appearance. "They have also refused to invite other witnesses who are essential for a fair hearing that arrives at the truth about the sexual assault", the statement continued.

by | September 23, 2018 | 21:06

The victim made contact with a user named "Sanjuro" who later told her his name was Cody Wilson and described himself as a "big deal". Cody Wilson, the founder and director of Defense Distributed . From there Wilson valet-parked at a North Austin hotel and checked in. The crime is a second-degree felony, punishable by up to 20 years in prison .

by | September 23, 2018 | 20:50

Women and children scattered along with once-marching Revolutionary Guard soldiers as heavy gunfire rang out at the parade in Ahvaz, the chaos captured live on state television. "We won't wait for the battle to be in Saudi Arabia ", he said. Foreign Minister Javad Zarif blamed "terrorists paid by a foreign regime ", adding that " Iran holds regional terror sponsors and their United States masters accountable".

by | September 23, 2018 | 20:45

Some strengthening is forecast through Sunday, with little change in intensity expected on Monday and Tuesday. Tropical storm force winds could begin along the coast Wednesday evening and have the potential to impact the Triangle. The favorable environmental conditions are expected along the path of this developing tropical cyclone and the system should become a hurricane during the early or middle part of next week.

by | September 23, 2018 | 18:28

That means the USTR will start work on Mr. Trump's previous threats to impose tariffs on all of the remaining imported goods from China, the U.S.'s biggest trading partner past year. Meanwhile, Premier Li railed against "unilateralism" in a veiled allusion to the trade war while also calling for disagreements to be worked out through consultations.

by | September 23, 2018 | 16:01

According to the US, China's purchase of Russian jets and surface-to-air missile equipment violated a 2017 law that was meant to punish Russian President Vladimir Putin's government for interfering in the 2016 US elections. "China and Russia may think "we have to partner to share the cost and share the technology", so you get Chinese-Russian products", Wezeman said. In addition , China is looking at joint equipment development and marketing with Russian Federation.

by | September 23, 2018 | 10:56

But reports in the French media of Reliance Entertainment of having invested in a French film of Hollande's partner, Julie Gayet, days before the deal was signed, had raised questions over the fairness of the negotiations and the subsequent deal.

by | September 23, 2018 | 07:32

The cancellation of the foreign ministers' meeting came within 24 hours of India announcing that it has accepted the Pakistan PM's request to Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a letter for such a meeting. "The statement from the Indian army chief is irresponsible", he added. Islamabad also pointed out that one of the reasons cited by New Delhi for cancelling the talks - the release of postage stamps on Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani - took place nearly two months ago.

by | September 22, 2018 | 08:26

The US president's remarks were a marked departure from his comments in the days since the accusation first surfaced, during which he refrained from attacking Dr Ford and said she deserved to be heard by the Senate Judiciary Committee. That aide wasn't authorized to discuss the matter publicly and spoke on condition of anonymity. Ford and Democrats want the Federal Bureau of Investigation to add to Kavanaugh's background check with more interviews about her allegation.

by | September 22, 2018 | 07:17

According to the Tanzania Electrical, Mechanical and Electronics Services Agency, which operates ferry services, the ferry capsized a few metres before docking. The largest freshwater lake in Africa, it also borders Kenya and Uganda. Reports varied but the ferry may have carried between 400 and 500 people, local media said.

by | September 22, 2018 | 06:01

May promised to bring forward new proposals that would ensure trade could move freely across the Irish border, but would not require different customs regimes in Northern Ireland and the rest of the United Kingdom, a key red line for the British Prime Minister.

by | September 22, 2018 | 04:55

That's where the Endeavour , unfortunately renamed Lord Sandwich by a subsequent private owner in its later years, is known to have been scuttled during the American War of Independence in 1778. "They took everything off of the ships and sunk them right before the Battle of Newport". "They have been disturbed by shipping moving over them, by things like having anchors dragged through them", he said.

by | September 22, 2018 | 04:37

O'Rourke, who is challenging Sen. He suggested those were supported by "gunowners and non-gunowners alike", but when he said the common GOP refrain after gun violence of offering "thoughts and prayers" wasn't enough, Cruz bristled. Cruz finished second in the 2016 Republican presidential primary. Cruz called O'Rourke "out of step with Texas", and O'Rourke responded that "only one of us has been to each county in Texas".

by | September 22, 2018 | 03:32

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan had written to his Indian counterpart, Narendra Modi, suggesting their foreign ministers meet in NY to try to break an impasse in ties. "The refusal of India shows that Indian government is facing internal pressure ", he said. In response, India sent elite soldiers into Pakistan territory to destroy what it said were militant staging grounds, and Modi called Pakistan a "mothership of terrorism".

by | September 22, 2018 | 03:28

Kottayam Superintendent of Police Hari Sankar said the bishop's questioning was likely to be over on Thursday. Hours after Mulakkal, accused of repeated rape and sexual assault, appeared before the Special Investigation Team for interrogation, the state's DGP Loknath Behera said the investigating officer will decide on whether to arrest him once the examination got over.

by | September 22, 2018 | 03:25

Tiffany Cross moderated the Capitol Hill panel on the government's response a year ago to Hurricane Maria , saying it was the biggest Capitol Hill panel of experts to meet on the hurricane since it hit. Pastor Elder Gonzalez said he and other volunteers who flew to Puerto Rico after the hurricane to help were shocked at what he saw from up high. Even before the Category-4 storm hit, Puerto Rico was financially bankrupt with $120 billion in debt and pension liabilities it can not pay.

by | September 22, 2018 | 03:13

Christine Blasey Ford as the person she remembers as "PJ" who supposedly was present at the party she described in her statements to the Washington Post ", Smyth said in his letter, CNN reported. "They're not interested in the decorum of the Senate". "Before the allegations, I was not sure". "Maybe they're not concerned, or maybe they don't know how to handle this kind of situation".

by | September 22, 2018 | 02:46

Republicans complain of Democrats' 11th-hour leaking of a bombshell development and of delay tactics. In another tweet , Mr Trump, who was in Las Vegas for various events, wrote that Mr Kavanaugh was "under assault by radical left wing politicians who ...

by | September 22, 2018 | 02:43

The remarks about secretly recording Trump and the 25th Amendment were made "in meetings and conversations with other Justice Department and F.B.I. officials". This is a developing story. Sitting in on Mr. Trump's interviews with prospective F.B.I. directors and facing attacks for his own role in Mr. Comey's firing, Mr.

by | September 21, 2018 | 05:05

The plane is reportedly a Boeing 747 of the airline Fars Air Qeshem, linked to the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps, which had been converted into a cargo plane. The Russian plane was downed by a Russian-made S-200 air defence supplied to Syria. Expressing regret at the loss of life, Israel denied wrongdoing and blamed what it called wanton Syrian anti-aircraft fire after its jets had withdrawn back over the border.

by | September 21, 2018 | 04:25

Ms Thomas said the water police vessel ferried the victim from the boat she was on to Whitsunday Island so she could be loaded into the waiting helicopter. "She was then treated by a doctor who was on the yacht before crews arrived, where she was transferred to a smaller dinghy and then winched by the helicopter".

by | September 21, 2018 | 04:23

Moon's spokesman, Yoon Young-chan, announced later in the day that the South Korean President would travel to the USA to meet with Trump on September 24. Speaking before Pompeo's announcement, two senior US officials involved in US-North Korea policy voiced fears Kim was trying to drive a wedge between Washington and Seoul .

by | September 21, 2018 | 04:13

Dr. Ford has asked me to let you know that she appreciates the various options you have suggested. The email said Ford's "strong preference" remains that the committee permit a thorough investigation of her claim before she appears. Is that the reaction of an innocent person? "I have serious reservations regarding the questionable timing and handling of this last-minute allegation", Hyde-Smith said in a statement.

by | September 21, 2018 | 03:32

Police say they do not believe Martinez knew the suspect before the attack , and found the knife used in the attack at the scene. Surveillance video from the restaurant, which we are not showing due to its graphic nature, shows the woman coming inside the restaurant covered in blood.

by | September 21, 2018 | 03:13

While Pyongyang has stopped nuclear and missile tests this year, it failed to keep its pledge to allow worldwide inspections of its dismantling of the Punggye-ri site in May, stirring criticism that the move could be reversed. Kim Jong-un, his North Korean counterpart, watched from a distance. And his plans to visit the South were also included in that agreement made between the two leaders.

by | September 21, 2018 | 02:57

Kavanaugh has denied the allegation , calling it "completely false". Miranda was tweeting a response to actress Julia Louis-Dreyfus regarding the letter signed by alumnae of the Holton Arms school in support of Ford when she made the claim.

by | September 21, 2018 | 02:35

According to Sanders' statement, Trump also directed the Justice Department to publicly release in full the text messages of Comey, Ohr, former acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe, former FBI lawyer Lisa Page and former FBI special agent Peter Strzok that are related to the Russian Federation investigation.

by | September 21, 2018 | 02:29

According to Josep Borrell , the United States president brushed off the skepticism of Spanish diplomats - who pointed out that the Sahara stretched for 3,000 miles - saying: "The Sahara border can't be bigger than our border with Mexico ".

by | September 20, 2018 | 10:17

The mighty winds broke glasses of commercial buildings, brought down materials from under-construction buildings, uprooted trees and blocked roads. Even before the storm hit, the hilly region was primed for landslides after a month of monsoon rains saturated the soil.