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by | February 20, 2018 | 19:43

The office of US Special Counsel Robert Mueller has charged 13 Russians and three Russian companies, including the St Petersburg-based Internet Research Agency , known for its trolling on social media. "The Russians ... posed as Americans and communicated with unwitting people associated with the Trump campaign to try to coordinate political activities".

by | February 20, 2018 | 19:44

Between 20 and 30 mm of rain is projected to fall in some areas of southern Ontario , according to the federal weather agency. Widespread fog will persist Tuesday morning. In London the record high for February 20 is 11 degrees, while in Windsor it is 14, so tomorrow is likely to be record setting if forecasts hold true.

by | February 20, 2018 | 19:39

February 19, 2018 (EIRNS)-According to a report by London's Financial Times , Chinese officials engaged in implementing the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor ( CPEC ) have been talking to Baloch tribal separatists for nearly five years. Last year, 10 local workers were killed by unidentified gunmen while working near Gwadar port, the linchpin of the economic corridor. According to another daily, the recent U.S.

by | February 20, 2018 | 19:34

Kushner reportedly sought out Chinese investors during the transition to shore up financing for a 41-story office building in New York City that has been losing money since Kushner Companies acquired it in 2007 for a record-breaking $1.8 billion.

by | February 20, 2018 | 19:32

Norway has won three of the four men's team events in the World Cup this season and had the deepest team, with its four jumpers all in the top 12 in the standings. "Starting 0-3 we knew it was going to be hard to win six in a row and if we can win five of those then we know we get at least a tie-breaker". White, meanwhile, may be in his last Olympics and was tarnished by reports of a civil sexual harassment suit against him.

by | February 20, 2018 | 19:31

Brig Gen Yahya Rasool, a spokesman for Iraqi military, blamed IS "sleeper cells" and said Iraqi forces were searching the area to find the perpetrators. The attack took place in the town of Hawija in Kirkuk province. The Iraqi forces took control of eastern Mosul in January 2017 after 100 days of fighting, and launched the battle in the west on February 19 previous year.

by | February 20, 2018 | 19:20

Dense fog will be possible the next several mornings with warm temperatures following in the afternoons. "On the East End, we're going to hold on to a lot more clouds", News 12 Long Island meteorologist Rich Hoffman said. "Tomorrow, we are likely to break a record high", Gardner said. Most of the day remains dry, but an approaching cold front from the west will bring some late day clouds and perhaps some showers encroaching upon our area by late afternoon or early evening.

by | February 20, 2018 | 19:17

The western Pennsylvania region is well on its way to setting a record for warm weather today . The warm spell will come from the south and is due to a circulation of high pressure off the coast, which will result in a southerly wind flow for the area.

by | February 20, 2018 | 19:10

The deal with Egypt follows an agreement with Jordan in 2016, putting Houston-based Noble and its Israeli partners on track to become regional exporters. As Israel strengthens security and energy ties with Egypt , the appeal of building a pipeline to Turkey may be fading. The means of delivering the gas to Egypt still needs to be settled.

by | February 20, 2018 | 19:10

This is not acceptable. We've got more newsletters we think you'll find interesting. "President Trump , please do something, do something, action, we need it now". Morgan Williams, a student who witnessed the shooting , hit back-- "Oh my god". While the latest atrocity has reignited questions about United States gun laws, Trump - the first president to have addressed the powerful National Rifle Association gun lobby - staunchly opposes any additional controls.

by | February 20, 2018 | 19:07

A NY gun owner is attracting millions of views after posting a video of himself destroying his AR-15 assault rifle with a saw - and explaining why such guns need to be banned. Is that right (the right to own guns) more important?,' he said in the video. He expresses a hope that someone will see his video and say, "Maybe I'll do the same thing".

by | February 20, 2018 | 19:04

A seventh-grader was hospitalized Tuesday after suffering a self-inflicted gunshot wound at an OH middle school. The middle school and high school in Jackson Township are in lockdown as a precaution, according to the school district. Students are in the process of being released to their parents. 'I just want to get my daughter and hug her and hold her. It's unclear if other students were nearby or if the shooting was intentional, WOIO said.

by | February 20, 2018 | 19:03

President Abdulla Yameen had declared a state of emergency in Maldives on February 5, 2018, and it comes to an end this evening. The move will anger India, which had called for the emergency not to be extended so that the political process in the Maldives could resume.

by | February 20, 2018 | 18:52

A former aide is suing California assemblywoman and #MeToo advocate Christina Garcia, claiming the Democrat fired him for not wanting to play "spin the bottle" in her hotel room after a night of heavy drinking at a fundraiser in 2014. Garcia was "clearly inebriated", Fierro said, and grabbed his arm. A complaint posted online by employee J. David Kernick's lawyer Saturday stated during his time as a field representative in Garcia's employment, she was "very disparaging to the staff and ...

by | February 20, 2018 | 18:35

More than 23,000 people were without power in Taranaki and Tasman districts and residents in Christchurch prepared to evacuate Tuesday due to heavy rain that could cause severe flooding in the low-lying district. Motorists in affected areas are urged to drive to the conditions. "The full impact of the storm will be felt overnight and tomorrow morning", Lianne Dalziel, Christchurch Mayor said on Tuesday.

by | February 20, 2018 | 18:36

The government in Caracas confirmed Tuesday that Venezuela had started a pre-sale of 38.4 million Petro digital units which will be carried out from February 20 to March 19 . The presale is set to launch today, and he has already approached the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), who are comprised of some of the world's top oil producers, and naturally have a large say in what happens in the global oil market.

by | February 20, 2018 | 18:23

Germany's far-right, anti-immigrant Alternative for Germany (AfD) has surpassed the centre-left Social Democrats (SPD) for the first time in a national poll to become the second-strongest party, an Insa survey for mass-selling daily Bild showed.

by | February 20, 2018 | 18:22

The mob broke into the Tezu police station and dragged 30-year-old Sanjay Sobor and 25-year-old Jagdish Lohar out before beating them to death, police said. "A mob consisting of at least 1000 people dragged the duo out of the lock up and dragged them to the local market", added the officer. "The Superintendent of Police has been transferred", Khandu told India Today .

by | February 20, 2018 | 18:23

We then enter another period of rain chances Friday through Sunday, although the intense atmospheric river of moisture appears to be more focused to our southeast this time, so we're not expecting anything almost approaching what we're getting earlier this week.

by | February 20, 2018 | 18:22

The criminal information unsealed on Tuesday does not specify what law firm van der Zwaan worked for when he prepared the Tymoshenko report , but earlier news articles identified an Alex van der Zwaan as being part of a team from the law firm Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom that prepared a report about Tymoshenko for the Ministry of Justice in 2012.

by | February 20, 2018 | 18:15

Joshua Thiede , an Uber and Lyft driver who had been reported missing by his family last week, was found at a Los Angeles hospital late Monday. Janet added that Thiede was living with two roommates in Los Angeles and was a driver for Uber and Lyft to earn extra money. "Very hopeful, actually", said friend Yokeena Jamar.

by | February 20, 2018 | 17:00

This movie gives that opportunity to see women in a different role. Update: The $192 million domestic box office figure also includes Thursday night screenings, from which Black Panther pulled in $25.2 million. With " Black Panther " reaching box office heights that have eluded other African-American titles, the film's totals could impact change in the industry by encouraging diversity in front of and behind the camera.

by | February 20, 2018 | 16:59

On Sunday, the flight from Tehran disappeared from radar screens, 50 minutes into its journey to the southwestern city of Yasuj. Aseman Airlines spokesman Mohammad Taghi Tabatabai said there had been 60 passengers on board flight Flight EP3704, including a child, and six crew members.

by | February 20, 2018 | 16:58

Moon has had to walk a fine line, balancing both his desire for improved North-South ties and demands from the U.S. - Seoul's top ally - that it maintain the White House's policy of "maximum pressure". I understand it is the Olympics and it is a time for unification in a sense, but you can not just whitewash history and the continued brutality of this ruthless regime to try to make it seem as if all is well and fine in the DPRK.

by | February 20, 2018 | 16:27

Ryan Costello, Brian Fitzpatrick and the retiring Pat Meehan - were already Democratic targets. Bob Brady, and moves it to suburban Montgomery County. WHYY reported that some observers believe the new map favors Democrats. In its opinion Monday, the court said it has "Full constitutional authority and responsibility" to assume the duty of preparing the map.

by | February 20, 2018 | 16:26

He warned that the factors exist for an explosion of the situation between Israel and the Gaza Strip, in light of many regional developments, including the tensions on the Israeli frontiers with Lebanon and Syria, the the upcoming presidential election in Egypt.

by | February 20, 2018 | 16:24

He added that it was imperative to end "this senseless human suffering" immediately. Reports of Turkey eyeing a new observation post come less than a week after Ankara established its sixth observation post in northern Syria as part of a de-escalation zone agreement brokered by Russia, Turkey and Iran in May.

by | February 20, 2018 | 16:23

In fact, he will launch two real estate projects - one in Gurgaon near Delhi and the other in the eastern city of Kolkata. Donald Trump Jr . will be giving a foreign policy speech during his business trip to India this week at an event marketed to Trump Tower buyers at $38,000 to attend, The Washington Post reports .

by | February 20, 2018 | 16:21

The impact of the rest Muguruza received was perhaps best exemplified in the third game as she scurried to meet a Kvitova drop shot, which she met with a perfectly placed volley to consolidate her command of the first set, before it was then further strengthened by a careless Kvitova double fault that handed her a second break.

by | February 20, 2018 | 15:56

The force of the temblor swayed buildings in Mexico City , according to the Associated Press. The state, along with Mexico City , is still reeling from earthquakes that caused widespread damage in September and killed at least 471 people.

by | February 20, 2018 | 15:58

The incident occurred off club grounds in a parking lot across the street and roughly an hour before press vans joined up with presidential motorcade, which later headed to the Trump's nearby private golf course . The driver had been tasked with piloting a van carrying reporters and photographers in the press pool. The White House did not immediately issue a statement on the incident, which comes amid a renewed debate over gun laws after last week's school shooting in nearby Parkland, Fla.

by | February 20, 2018 | 15:56

Among only Republican experts, Trump still ranks in the bottom five of all presidents. Abraham Lincoln led the pack with a score of 95.03, followed by George Washington, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Theodore Roosevelt, Thomas Jefferson, Harry Truman and Dwight Eisenhower.

by | February 20, 2018 | 15:50

Most of the complaints about past NBA All-Star games had been the complete lack of defense and just overall relaxed feel of the games . Team Lebron stormed back to defeat Team Stephen 148-145 in 2018 NBA All-Star Game Saturday night at Staples Center.

by | February 20, 2018 | 15:46

Hefetz and Communications Ministry Director-General Shlomo Filber, who have been in custody since Sunday in connection with the so-called Case 4000 involving suspected corruption involving the Bezeq telecommunications company and possibly Netanyahu himself, are in talks with police about prospective agreements to turn state witnesses.

by | February 20, 2018 | 15:39

However a 1440p display, rather than being "Goldilocks", suffers from suboptimal 1080p imagery being sent down its cables. Both Xbox One and Xbox 360 titles will be on sale, and Microsoft says discounts will reach up to 75 percent off. While Microsoft won't be blocking keyboard/mouse gamers on Xbox, there are APIs in place to give developers the option to do it. He went on to confirm that developers can detect and filter players depending upon input devices so they appear in different ...