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by | February 13, 2019 | 01:43

On Sunday, Seoul's Foreign Ministry said the countries signed a new deal. "The United States government realizes that South Korea does a lot for our alliance and for peace and stability in this region", he said. Vietnamese Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh, center, poses for a photo upon arrival at Pyongyang International Airport in Pyongyang, North Korea , Tuesday, Feb.

by | February 13, 2019 | 01:22

Klobuchar won re-election to her U.S Senate seat in the state of Minnesota for a third term on November 6. The Huffington Post reported three staffers withdrew from consideration to lead Klobuchar's campaign, in part because of her work history with staff.

by | February 13, 2019 | 01:06

How many investigations are there now?" At a rally in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Warren explained to the crowd that Trump is a problem, but not the only problem. "As Senator Warren has said she is not a citizen of any tribe and only tribes determine tribal citizenship", Kristen Orthman, Warren's spokeswoman, said in a statement.

by | February 13, 2019 | 00:57

A call about the fire was received at 4:35 am and 24 fire tenders were rushed to the spot, a senior officer from the Delhi Fire Service said. Fire officials are investigating the blaze that began at the Arpit Palace Hotel in New Delhi , the Times of India reported.

by | February 13, 2019 | 00:54

The notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquin " El Chapo " Guzman has been convicted of drug-trafficking charges at a trial in NY. Guzman is believed to have led the cartel for decades, and faced a total of 17 charges, including including operating a continuing criminal enterprise conspiring to murder rivals and money laundering.

by | February 13, 2019 | 00:56

Despite being relatively calm for a tiger in its situation, it had to be tranquilised so animal rescue officers could get it out of the house safely. A tiger was found Monday at an abandoned southeast Houston home, according to police. In a statement, the Houston Zoo said it will not be able to take the tiger. BARC Animal Shelter and Adoptions published an image of the tiger to Facebook on Monday.

by | February 13, 2019 | 00:51

One banner read: "Much to the dismay of America, the revolution has reached its 40th year". "After 40 years, the Islamic Republic of Iran has failed to fulfill its promises to uphold and safeguard the rights of its citizens", Bolton tweeted Monday morning .

by | February 13, 2019 | 00:44

A newspaper delivery man in California found a newborn baby girl in the middle of a roadway on Monday while he was delivering copies of the Fresno Bee just outside the city. The sheriff's office reports she was taken to Valley Children's Hospital where she is being treated in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Authorities are now investigating the identity and whereabouts of the mother.

by | February 12, 2019 | 07:56

The South China Morning Post reported on Monday that one preliminary proposal being discussed was for the two leaders to meet on the southern Chinese island of Hainan, around the time of the annual Boao Forum for Asia, which will take place from March 26 to 29.

by | February 12, 2019 | 05:30

The revelation came after co-hosts Ed Henry and Jedediah Bila questioned Hegseth's off-camera consumption of pizza left out afterNational Pizza Day, onSaturday - Newsweek reports. The US-based Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says regular hand washing "is one of the best ways to remove germs , avoid getting sick, and prevent the spread of germs to others".

by | February 12, 2019 | 04:24

The Thai Raksa Chart Party last Friday registered Princess Ubolratana Mahidol as its candidate, defying precedent against royal involvement in politics. By Monday (Feb 11), the country's Election Commission had disqualified the princess , 67, from taking part in the election, echoing the words of the king himself, who said on Friday her candidacy was "inappropriate".

by | February 12, 2019 | 02:49

Vanessa Tyson and Meredith Watson ". "A historian advised me that the use of indentured was more historically accurate - the fact is, I'm still learning and committed to getting it right". Dave Mills and Courtney McCargo, the executive director and fundraiser, respectively, for Fairfax's We Rise Together PAC have stepped down, according to the Richmond Times Dispatch .

by | February 12, 2019 | 02:31

Some U.S. forces also carry out counter-terrorism operations. "He will meet with our allies and partners to discuss mutual efforts to advance that goal and will consult with the Afghan government throughout the trip", the statement read. Over the past few weeks, a United States delegation has been engaged in talks with the Afghan officials trying to prepare for a U.S. pullout. Military officials have taken part in some of the meetings with the Taliban.

by | February 12, 2019 | 02:27

Humanitarian aid sent by the U.S. recently arrived in the Colombian city of Cucuta at the border with Venezuela , but Maduro has refused to let in the shipments. The United States was the first to recognize Guaido as the president of Venezuela, followed by Canada, and many Latin and European nations. Over recent weeks, millions of Venezuelans have rallied around their president, Juan Guaidó, recognized by the US and dozens of democracies around the world as the nation's legitimate leader ...

by | February 12, 2019 | 02:10

In a speech given at Azadi Square, President Hassan Rouhani said Iran was determined to expand its military power and ballistic missile program despite mounting pressure to curb its defensive work. "The Iranian people have and will have some economic difficulties (due to the sanctions) but we will overcome the problems by helping each other", Rouhani said.

by | February 12, 2019 | 01:57

Snow is likely Tuesday afternoon . It takes over headed towards your commute home today . A few heavier bands will be likely in spots as road conditions continue to deteriorate. On the heels of rain, wind and ice, we should now brace ourselves for snow. Snowfall amounts may be higher should the switch over to freezing rain not occur.

by | February 12, 2019 | 01:53

Ted Cruz last fall - and other activists on a conference call to denounce Trump's push for a border wall. Violent crime did not drop in El Paso "immediately" after a "powerful barrier" was put up. "Safe not because of walls, and not in spite of the fact that we are a city of immigrants". CNN noted at the time that the connection was inaccurate, and Margo, a Republican, told CNN's Poppy Harlow and Jim Sciutto on "Newsroom" Monday that the drop in crime came prior to the barrier ...

by | February 12, 2019 | 01:53

He immediately raised the alarm and a full rescue operation swung into action involving the police, ambulance and fire brigade in Durban, South Africa . Police are investigating the matter. Mr McKenzie said when rescuers first arrived she was around 6ft down the drown but was then washed about 18ft further down the 1ft diameter drain.

by | February 12, 2019 | 01:13

Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) in a statement Monday. When Batya Ungar-Sargon of the Forward , a Jewish publication, asked Omar what source of money she was referring to, Omar responded , " AIPAC ", meaning the influential pro-Israel lobbying group.

by | February 12, 2019 | 00:53

Monday brought a stunning about-turn from the Bahraini government, which withdrew the extradition request, said Chatchom Akapin, Director-General of the International Affairs Department at the prosecutor's office. In November a year ago, he and his wife flew to Thailand for their honeymoon, believing his Australian visa allowed him to travel safely, but they were detained immediately when they landed at Bangkok's Airport in response to an Interpol " red notice ".

by | February 11, 2019 | 04:24

Yorlets was from Pennsylvania and went to college at Belmont University in Nashville. Investigators say the juveniles were in a "stolen" pick-up truck outside of musician Kyle Yorlet's home. According to the Post, the teens "interacted" with Yorlets before taking his wallet and demanding his vehicle keys. Yorlets was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center, where staff pronounced him dead.

by | February 11, 2019 | 03:48

Over Sunday night, snow was expected to be confined to the mountains, with a "VERY BRIEF" break on Monday morning before another winter system began dropping snow in the Seattle area. But more snow was possible for the region by midweek, the report said. "The storm can also end with snow and icy spots in both of these cities", Sosnowski said.

by | February 11, 2019 | 03:10

The best chance for periods of steady and even moderate snow will be between 10 PM Sunday and 3 AM Monday. Despite a slightly "warmer" start, the afternoon won't be much warmer: highs stay in the upper 40s and lower 50s again. 12. Valentine's Day on Thursday, Feb. 14 will be mostly sunny with a high around 40. That means we could see almost 12 hours of freezing rain adding up to a quarter of an inch of ice accumulation.

by | February 11, 2019 | 02:15

The hearing took place as Trump's nomination of former Attorney General William Barr is making its way through the Senate. Stay with us for updates. The blogger said the Democrats on the committee "are trying to redirect nearly every topic back to the Russian Federation investigation, and Whitaker has repeatedly said that he wouldn't answer questions about his private conversations with the president".

by | February 11, 2019 | 01:54

Former U.S. Rep. John Dingell , the longest-serving member of Congress in American history who mastered legislative deal-making and was fiercely protective of Detroit's auto industry, has died . Representative Dingell passed away at the age of 92. He pressed for national health insurance and battled fellow Democrats over their efforts to crack down on air pollution.

by | February 11, 2019 | 01:25

Alexandre Bissonnette, 29, pleaded guilty in March a year ago to six counts of first-degree murder and six of attempted murder. The victims were brothers Ibrahima Barry, 39, and Mamadou Tanour Barry, 42, Khaled Belkacemi, 60, Aboubake Thabti, 44, Abdelkrim Hassane, 41, and Azzedine Soufiane, 57.

by | February 11, 2019 | 00:58

Making a clear commitment to releasing the special counsel's findings, said Vermont Sen. During the hearing , Democrats on the Committee expressed concern about a memo that Barr wrote a year ago that called the Mueller investigation into the Russian interference in the 2016 election "fatally misconceived".

by | February 11, 2019 | 00:44

During his decision McMahon spoke about the good work by Toronto police in capturing McArthur and said that there was no doubt in his mind that had they not intervened when they did, McArthur would have killed the man found tied to his bed at the time of arrest.

by | February 11, 2019 | 00:32

The Tiruchirappalli airport could now cater to only less than 500 passengers during peak hours, he said. In Arunachal, the PM will lay the foundation of an airport at Hollongi and inaugurate a 24×7 television channel dedicated to Arunachal, DD Arunprabha.

by | February 11, 2019 | 00:24

On 25 January, the Parliament ratified the Prespa Agreement, according to which Macedonia will be renamed, while Greece will lift its objections to the country's North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and European Union membership. It also exposed old rivalries with Russian Federation, in a region where Moscow competes for influence with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and the EU.

by | February 10, 2019 | 07:40

The facility in Phoenix originally said it would close, however the Arizona Department of Health Services will instead take control of its licensing authority, the Arizona Republic reported Friday. Patrick Ptak, a spokesman for Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey , called the result "good news and the best immediate outcome". 'When you have a loved one committed to palliative care, when they are most vulnerable and dependent upon others, you trust their caretakers, ' San Carlos Apache Tribe Chairman ...

by | February 10, 2019 | 06:28

The woman, identified as Meredith Watson , claims Fairfax raped her in 2000 when they were both students at Duke University in North Carolina. Kaneedreck Adams, a friend of Watson's at Duke who lived across the hall in on-campus housing, said that one day in the spring semester of 2000, Watson entered her room crying.

by | February 10, 2019 | 05:55

An SDF statement said the offensive was focused on the village of Baghouz. He later wrote on Twitter that the battle had started and the enclave would "be cleared soon". Trump said on Wednesday that he expected a formal announcement as early as next week that the coalition fighting the militants has reclaimed all of the territory it previously held.

by | February 10, 2019 | 03:37

The 6.4 inches of snow in Sea-Tac on Friday was a new daily record , and the second most in a single day in the past 20 years according to the National Weather Service. Jay Inslee wrote on Twitter. Mike Jacobs tweeted that since supermarkets were out of kale thanks to "tiny fluffy balls of icy death", he was going to stay home and guard his supply.

by | February 10, 2019 | 02:56

Pictures from the scene showed Prince Philip's Land Rover turned on its side. "After careful consideration, the Duke of Edinburgh has taken the decision to voluntarily surrender his driving license", the palace said in a statement obtained by AP.