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by | April 09, 2018 | 00:59

But rights groups have harshly criticised Israeli soldiers' actions, and Palestinians say protesters are being shot while posing no threat to troops. Meanwhile, demonstrations continued throughout the day as hundreds of Palestinians set tires ablaze along the Gaza-Israel border fence in order to confuse Israeli Army snipers and impede visibility.

by | April 09, 2018 | 00:58

Six firefighters suffered injuries while battling the blaze, which 190 firefighters responded to. President Trump has a complicated history with the life-saving sprinklers the Trump Tower residential quarters lacked during a deadly fire Saturday.

by | April 09, 2018 | 00:58

The hundreds of injuries over the past two Fridays of protest have further strained Gaza's already embattled health system. Hamza Abd al-Al, 20, and photojournalist Yasser Murtaja, 30, who were shot on Friday, succumbed to their wounds on Saturday.

by | April 09, 2018 | 00:58

Firemen (and women) did a great job. No concern about firefighter injuries in battling the blaze or two civilians injured by falling debris. Donald Trump pushed to block a requirement for fire sprinklers in city high-rises in the late 1990s.

by | April 08, 2018 | 02:13

Those hit include metals magnate Oleg Deripaska, described by the U.S. as operating for the Russian government, as well as Alexei Miller, director of state-owned energy giant Gazprom . It also denounced the USA move as "yet another misguided step that [leads] to the destruction of free enterprise, competition and integration in the world economy ." .

by | April 08, 2018 | 02:06

A auto has crashed into a crowd in the western German city of Munster , killing several people and injuring others, police said . Münster is a city of around 300,000 people in North Rhine-Westphalia, to the west of Germany near the border with the Netherlands.

by | April 08, 2018 | 02:02

Video released by police show that in the moments before his death, Vassell had been brandishing the bent pipe like a gun and had pointed it at people on the street. "You can not be a cop and all you should think about is your life, you know, you will lose your life so let me take a life to save my life", Eric Vassell told WABC.

by | April 08, 2018 | 01:52

Less than 12 hours after breaking the world mark in the 4×100-metre freestyle relay, three of the four Australian women were back at the Gold Coast Aquatic Centre in morning heats for the 50-metre freestyle yesterday. "I have opted to run only in the 5,000m and leave out the 10,000m because it would tire me yet I have another race early next month", said Cheptegei.

by | April 08, 2018 | 01:45

Part of the Department of Justice's issue with websites like backpage .com is that they facilitate sex trafficking by giving sheepish people access to victims that they may not be courageous enough to approach on the street - leading to more business for traffickers and driving up the demand for young children who were forced into prostitution .

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:44

Mr Najib, 64, burdened by a multi-billion-dollar scandal linked to a state fund, is under pressure to deliver an emphatic win for his Barisan Nasional (BN) coalition as he struggles to appease voters unhappy with rising living costs and blunt a challenge by his old mentor and former prime minister Mahathir Mohamad.

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:44

After being booked by Athens police, he was taken to the Limestone County Jail. Biswas says Majumdar told police that he kept her mother's body because he believed she could be brought back to life. The man was arrested without incident. Police say there were three people inside the auto, and they're trying to figure out if those people were involved in the robbery.

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:43

You probably heard about that. While Trump went off script, the attendees -an assemblage of state politicians, local business owners, workers and families - stayed dutifully on task, talking about how the tax cuts have helped them. President Donald Trump is taking shots at Democratic Sen. "And we can't have it". He commented that Manchin voted against the tax cuts and health care.

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:42

The sanctions could potentially hurt the Russian economy, especially the financial and energy sectors , and are part of Washington's effort to hold Russia to account for allegedly interfering in the election, which Moscow denies. A rich person buys property in the West - in London, New York or South Florida - without living in it. In Kerimov's case, he was allegedly using this scheme in the south of France when he was arrested in Nice past year.

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:42

The buses are now waiting on the Harasta highway nearby for the militants to settle their dispute. Jaish al-Islam has not yet confirmed the accord, amid reports that hardliners within the group were refusing to leave their positions. An opposition official told the Saudi TV channel al-Arabiya that the Army of Islam was still engaged in talks with Russian Federation over the future of Douma.

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:40

The Afghan president reiterated that the current situation didn't benefit anyone and that any concerns in that respect should have been addressed through talks. "Nasser Janjua, Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif, Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal and Khyber Pakhtunkwa Governor Iqbal Zafar Jhagra, among other officials, are accompanying the premier on his day-long visit to the Afghan capital", reported Geo News .

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:37

However, refusing the charges against him, the former President says, the charges are politically motivated and faked to prevent him from running for the election in October. president, Barack Obama. Lula's party said he was still a candidate despite the court ruling. Earlier in the day, the Workers' Party (PT) said that Lula remained as its presidential candidate although Brazilian media reported Lula had told his close circle that he was essentially out of the presidential race.

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:19

Referring to Shah's comments that the Opposition parties unity efforts are akin to "snakes, mongooses, cats, dogs, leopards and lions" coming together during a natural calamity like floods, the Congress leader said the BJP leader should first look at the track record of his own great leaders in 1975 "who formed a collective opposition against Congress rule".

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:17

That's what made today's flight test at California's Mojave Air and Space Port special: After carrying the plane and its two pilots to an altitude of about 46,500 feet, Virgin Galactic's White Knight Two mothership , known as VMS Eve , released Unity from its underbelly.

by | April 06, 2018 | 04:11

He has been ordered to stay in Germany while extradition proceedings continue. The former Catalan leader's German defense team welcomed the court's decision to dismiss the Spanish government's "outrageous" rebellion charge , adding that the case had a "trend-setting significance for the European understanding of democracy".

by | April 06, 2018 | 04:12

The institute said the quake was centered about 15 miles southeast of the nest. Seismologist Lucy Jones told NBC Los Angeles: "This is a completely normal sort of natural disaster for Southern California". The Los Angeles County Fire Department was also assessing the region for damage. It was centered roughly 38 miles southwest of the mainland city of Ventura, and 86 miles west of Los Angeles .

by | April 06, 2018 | 04:10

A man in his 20s has died after being stabbed in Hackney, the Metropolitan Police say. Osborn-Brooks found two men inside his home and one of the intruders, aged 37, sustained a stab wound to the upper body during a struggle. On Tuesday, 16-year-old Amaan Shakoor became the youngest murder victim in London so far this year after he was also shot on Monday in Walthamstow, east London - just 30 minutes after Tanesha was killed.

by | April 06, 2018 | 04:12

Trump also told the reporter that he had no idea where Cohen got the money. This claim is one that Daniels' attorney, Michael Avenatti , plans to prove is untrue. That claim was immediately challenged by Daniels' lawyer Michael Avenatti . While Mr Trump has denied her claims, his lawyers are seeking $20m in damages from Ms Daniels, arguing she broke the non-disclosure deal.

by | April 06, 2018 | 04:10

The annual study, which started in 1984, produced a variety of interesting stats for the upcoming season, including the probability of major hurricanes making landfall. The probability for a hurricane tracking into the Caribbean is put at 52%, above the 42% long-term average. An above-average hurricane season this year would follow devastation wrecked by a series of 12 named storms in 2017.

by | April 06, 2018 | 04:03

He said Republicans should enact "tougher laws now". In the program, a representative of " pueblo sin Fronteras " - a group that organizes caravans - said that the group would be drastically reduced in a few weeks when they reach the U.S-Mexican border.

by | April 05, 2018 | 01:25

This tariff tussle with China comes amid tariffs on steel and aluminum aimed at more countries, which upset several key allied nations, and it also takes place while the U.S.is renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement. The USTR said Tuesday that the tariffs are "commensurate with an economic analysis of the harm caused by China's unreasonable technology transfer policies to the US economy".