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by | January 18, 2018 | 14:19

A police source said the two policemen were escorting the foreign nationals when they were ambushed. The foreigners were heading south from Kafanchan in Kaduna state to the capital, Abuja, on Tuesday night when they were ambushed around Kagarko, Kaduna state police spokesman Mukhtar Aliyu said.

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:18

The Office for Government Policy Coordination stated on January 15, 2018, saying that pulling the plug on virtual currency exchanges is just one of the many possible actions the government is deliberating on to protect investors from crypto volatility and speculations .

by | January 17, 2018 | 03:03

It was "an attempt to push the Serbian people into chaos, to push Serbia into chaos", he added. Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic described the murder as a "terrorist act" against "Serbia as a whole". "This form of political point-scoring is fraught with an increase in an atmosphere of terror and a relapse of the interethnic conflict in the region", it said in a statement .

by | January 17, 2018 | 03:04

The Department of Justice filed to appeal a federal court order on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA, on Tuesday. The office said it recorded a notice of its interest to the ninth Circuit Court and means in the not so distant future to request that the Supreme Court run on the benefits of the case so the issue can be "settled rapidly and decently for every one of the gatherings included".

by | January 17, 2018 | 03:02

An ex-Goldman Sachs executive and former US ambassador to Germany , Murphy, a Democrat, takes the reins from former Gov. Chris Christie , a Republican who saw his star rise and fall in national politics. Oliver ran with Murphy and replaces Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno . Also sworn in Tuesday was Sheila Y. Oliver, a Democratic former state Assembly speaker from Newark, as lieutenant governor .

by | January 17, 2018 | 02:58

York County K-9 units were called in to help find McCall. The first shots were fired at 1:07 a.m. Tuesday and then again at 3:30 a.m. McColl was shot by deputies after he had shot four officers. He also wounded York County Sgt. Buddy Brown and York City Police Sgt. Kyle Cummings. The names of the officers and their conditions have not yet been released.

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:29

A member of the Qatari royal family says he's being held prisoner in the United Arab Emirates by Abu Dhabi's crown prince. As the latest tensions flared on Monday US President Donald Trump talked to Qatari Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani by phone "to discuss ways to strengthen United States-Qatar bilateral relations on security and economic issues", the White House said .

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:27

The woman's name has not been released and her cause of death has not been determined, the spokesman said. A 42-year-old woman died after going to hospital Sunday night when she fell ill. Larry Santangelo, 57, said he had just driven into his neighborhood Sunday afternoon when he saw smoke and fire. Local residents then offered them towels, socks and water to drink.

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:26

It is the highest ODI score at the MCG, beating Mark Waugh's 173. But Hales's suspension after the incident that led to Ben Stokes's arrest earned Roy a reprieve for the last two ODIs of the summer against the West Indies, and he took his chance with 84 at the Oval and 96 at Southampton.

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:22

Trump has constantly criticized the landmark Iran pact, in which the West promised to relieve sanctions on Tehran in exchange for a halt in Iran's efforts to develop a nuclear weapon. "No one should doubt my word". Russian Federation - one of the parties to the Iran pact alongside the United States, China, France, Britain, Germany and the European Union - called Mr Trump's comments "extremely negative".

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:37

A passenger called 911 at around 9:50 p.m. Friday to say that someone on the bus was threatening to kill people. The pursuit started on Interstate 94 in Racine County, Wisconsin around 10:06 PM on Friday, January 12th and traveled south down the interstate into northern IL.

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:38

Notice 1036 is "the first in a series of steps that the IRS will take to help improve the accuracy of withholding following major changes made by the new tax law", the agency said. "The new year is off to an exciting start, and I look forward to many more great things to come". While employers can begin doing this voluntarily, they will have to comply with the new guidance by February 15.

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:39

Two people were killed when a 7.1-magnitude quake shook Peru on Sunday, according to a regional governor. Arequipa Governor Yamila Osorio said on Twitter that one 55-year-old man died in the town of Yauca after being crushed by a rock. 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 15, 2018 | 00:38

From the looks of things, the Suits actress will feel right at home marrying her prince - at least if the snap is any indication. The Queen , 91, told the broadcaster her diamond-encrusted imperial state crown , which weighs 1.3kg, was "very unwieldy".

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:35

Spokeswoman Katrina Arrogante says the man cut off the girl's hijab and fled the scene. "I screamed. The man just ran away". Toronto police are investigating reports of a man allegedly cutting off a girl's hijab in the city's east end, Friday, Jan.

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:31

The national weather agency says rain and patches of dense fog will continue to affect Peel today. The Toronto and Region Conservation Authority said the rainfall could push up water levels in rivers and ponds and advised people to keep their distance during this time.

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:33

Georgia Senator David Perdue said it was "ridiculous" to characterize Trump's comment as racist, then went a step further and denied the president even said "shithole", accusing Democratic Senator Dick Durbin , who publicized Trump's remarks, of a "gross mischaracterization".

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:28

The emergency alert urging Hawaiians to "seek immediate shelter" came after months of soaring tensions between Washington and Pyongyang, with North Korea saying it has successfully tested ballistic missiles that could deliver atomic warheads to the U.S.

by | January 14, 2018 | 00:43

The momentous occasion is part of the reforms being brought in by crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman , who has pledged to "return Saudi Arabia to moderate Islam". Women supporters, all wearing the traditional black abaya robe, arrived well ahead of kick-off in the Jeddah stadium, some in sunglasses and others with loose-fitting veils.

by | January 14, 2018 | 00:42

U.S. President Donald Trump , in a statement issued on October 13, refused to certify Iran's compliance to the nuclear deal and asked Congress to decide about the fate of the nuclear deal. "In responding to developments in Iran, now and in the future, the USA should be careful not to take any steps that might undermine the JCPOA (nuclear agreement) which remains vital to US national security", it said.

by | January 14, 2018 | 00:36

On Friday, four of the five senior-most judges in the Supreme Court broke rank with the CJI to raise concerns on how sensitive cases were being assigned to certain judges. "Er". They accused the Chief Justice of not strictly adhering to the rules in assigning cases to appropriate benches, which they said could create "doubts" about the integrity of the top court.

by | January 14, 2018 | 00:36

Many Syrians living in rebel-held areas see Turkey's military intervention as a bulwark against a relentless bombing campaign by Syrian and Russian airforces they blame for killing and injuring hundreds of civilians in urban areas in recent months, away from the frontlines.

by | January 14, 2018 | 00:37

Events since then seemed as if they might rock the relationship somewhat. The reference was to the U.S., Russian Federation and India . More significantly, earlier this month India voted for the United Nations resolution that criticised U.S.

by | January 13, 2018 | 02:06

The court also directed the state government to address the grievances of the employees and pay them their dues immediately. On the other hand, with temporary drivers being pressed into service, accidents have been reported from various districts across the state.

by | January 13, 2018 | 01:49

He added that it had excluded the opinions of the victims. They were euphemistically referred to as "comfort women". Under the agreement, Japan apologized to victims and provided 1 billion yen ($8.8 million) to a fund to support them. But the Japanese government is considering not accepting the invitation. Observers in Japan concluded that while the two sides will try to avoid any dramatic confrontations due to the need for a joint response on the North Korea issue, a chill in the two sides' ...