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by | April 14, 2018 | 14:57

Williams said the ceremony is an opportunity for the Southern District Attorney's Office to recognize the victims lost a year ago. The event is being held in conjunction with National Crime Victims' Rights Week, recognized this year from April 8 through 14, with the theme Expand the Circle: Reach All Victims.

by | April 14, 2018 | 14:30

He gave no further details. While none of these entrepreneurs' companies directly compete with Facebook , they all want that next big data idea because by 2025, the average internet user will connect with a device once every 18 seconds - upwards of eight times more per day than they do now.

by | April 14, 2018 | 14:26

Officers went inside the home and found a man holding a large piece of glass in his hands. The woman attempted to give chase to sticky-fingered reprobate, but quickly lost sight of her in the crowd, cops said. McCoy is being held on $1.175 million bail, according to police. Wednesday, 3:34 p.m. - Police cited a man for use of marijuana in the 0 block of East Main Street.

by | April 14, 2018 | 14:19

A senior official in the regional alliance that supports President Bashar al-Assad said the attack by the United States, Britain and France would be viewed as contained if it was now over. It was not immediately clear though if there would be further military action, yet a senior administration official said that "this isn't over", CNN reported.

by | April 14, 2018 | 14:10

The White House press secretary, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, said in a brief statement after Trump met with Mattis and other members of his National Security Council: "No final decision has been made". The suspected chemical attack occurred on April 7 in the Damascus suburb of Douma, which had been held by rebel forces for years in Syria's continuing civil war.

by | April 14, 2018 | 14:08

Monday's raids of lawyer Michael Cohen's home and office followed a referral by US Special Counsel Robert Mueller , who for almost a year has been looking into whether the Trump campaign colluded with Moscow. Another source tells CNN that in at least one conversation between the two men, "Cohen was being unusually simplistic, like he had bullet points that he was reading from to try and make himself look good".

by | April 14, 2018 | 13:55

Pooling data from 83 studies of current drinkers in 19 high-income countries, researchers linked an alcohol intake of more than 3.5 oz. alcohol-about seven standard US drinks-with higher mortality. For these conditions, there were no clear risk thresholds below which lower alcohol consumption stopped being associated with lower disease risk. However, the risk of non-fatal heart attacks was slightly reduced as alcohol consumption increased.

by | April 14, 2018 | 13:57

The alleged attack has been denied by Syria and Russia, Assad's closest ally. It "could be very soon or not so soon at all ", he said. Syria's civil war, which began as a popular uprising against Assad, is now in its eighth year. "It is to drive this to a United Nations -brokered peace but, at the same time, keep our foot on the neck of ISIS until we suffocate it", referring to the Islamic State extremist group.

by | April 14, 2018 | 13:52

We warned that such actions will not be left without consequences. It said that "all responsibility" rests with Washington, London and Paris. But relations have instead soured over mounting evidence of Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election, Russia's alleged poisoning of a former double agent in Britain and Putin's support of Assad's government in Syria .

by | April 14, 2018 | 13:38

Indian duo Rakesh Babu and Irfan Kolothum Thodi have been kicked out of the Commonwealth Games athletes' village and sent home after a needle was found in their room on the Gold Coast . Nwanaga, who was reacting to her poor outing, told the News Agency of Nigeria from Gold Coast on telephone that maybe her best was not good enough to win her a medal.

by | April 14, 2018 | 13:36

Damascus with key allies Russian Federation and Iran have lambasted reports of the suspected gas attack as bogus. The coordinated strike marked the second time in a year that Trump has used force against Assad, who USA officials claim has continued to test the West's willingness to accept gruesome poison gas attacks on civilians.

by | April 14, 2018 | 13:20

Like its predecessor and partial inspiration, the nine-day teachers' strike in West Virginia, a nine-day teachers' walkout in Oklahoma is ending with some tangible results: a pay increase of roughly $6,000 (with a smaller pay hike for support staff), and some new revenues meant to make higher school funding possible in the immediate future.

by | April 14, 2018 | 12:52

It wasn't even apples and oranges; it was more like apples and papayas. If somebody takes digital information, under the Criminal Code it's not theft ... Spoiler alert: Facebook does all of those things. Representatives grilled Mr Zuckerberg on a wide range of issues around privacy, surveillance, censorship and politics, regularly asking for yes or no answers which the Facebook founder struggled to provide.

by | April 14, 2018 | 12:34

Russian Federation has supported the Syrian government politically and militarily since the start of the nation's seven-year-old civil war started. Yesterday the Russians released statements claiming to be from medics at Douma's hospital who said a group of people with video cameras entered the facility, shouting that its patients had been struck with chemical weapons and causing panic.

by | April 14, 2018 | 12:19

Despite the deadlock in the Security Council, OPCW has said that it would shortly send a team to Syria to "establish the facts" surrounding the incident. "I'm in awe, Vassily, of how you say that with a straight face", U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations. Guterres also said it was unfortunate that there was no agreement on a mechanism for accountability for the use of chemical weapons.

by | April 14, 2018 | 12:17

Authorities work the scene of the March 26 fatal crash on the Mendocino coast near Mendocino, Calif., where the SUV carrying the Hart family off a cliff, killing all passengers. Allman said "there were no skid marks , there were no brake marks". The family appear to have left their home in Woodland, Washington on March 23.

by | April 14, 2018 | 11:29

JD (S) was the key player in forming coalition governments, first with the Congress and later shifting its support to the BJP. Mr Shah, who was addressing a convention of Shakti Kendra leaders of 33 Assembly constituencies of Belagavi division in Mudhol town, Bagalkot district kept up the relentless labelling of the state government as a "10 per cent Sarkar", observing that Mr Siddaramaiah was the only Chief Minister who wore a watch worth Rs 40 lakh "bought from bribe money".

by | April 14, 2018 | 10:45

The United States , Britain and France carried out a wave of punitive strikes against Bashar al-Assad´s Syrian regime on Saturday in response to alleged chemical weapons attacks that President Donald Trump branded the "crimes of a monster".

by | April 14, 2018 | 10:36

The US, France and Britain have been consulting about launching a military strike within days, and US President Donald Trump tweeted Wednesday that missiles "will be coming". "We have proof that last week. chemical weapons were used, at least with chlorine, and that they were used by the regime of Bashar al-Assad", Mr Macron said, without offering details of any evidence .

by | April 14, 2018 | 10:32

The funding from the State Department and USAID will go to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, the U.N. agency responsible for assisting refugees and displaced persons, and is meant to help Venezuelans who have fled to Brazil and Columbia.

by | April 14, 2018 | 05:53

His attorney Stephen Ryan told CNN that the US Attorney's office for the Southern District of NY on Monday had executed "a series of search warrants" including at his office, and "seized the privileged communications" between Cohen and his clients.

by | April 14, 2018 | 05:49

Trump's long-time personal attorney, walks from his hotel to his apartment in New York, New York, USA, 12 April 2018. In his statement, Broidy said it was "unfortunate that this personal matter between two consenting adults is the subject of national discussion just because of Michael Cohen's involvement".

by | April 14, 2018 | 05:28

The main objective is to provide support for the Department of Homeland Security's mission to secure the U.S. -Mexico border, with a mission end-date of September 30. Reaction in California was limited, with few of Brown's allies or opponents weighing in. "And the California National Guard will not be enforcing federal immigration laws".

by | April 14, 2018 | 05:17

Similarly, French President Emmanuel Macron said he had "proof" that the Syrian government had attacked Douma with chemical weapons, without giving further details. More broadly, he doubted the wisdom of bombing. "We know that there are only certain countries like Syria that have delivery mechanisms and have those types of weapons".

by | April 14, 2018 | 05:17

The White House said he would consult further with allies. He said United Kingdom had told the White Helmets, who act as first responders in rebel-held areas, to fake the suspected chemical attack in the town of Douma. The suspected poison gas attack in Douma, which killed more than 40 people, has drawn global outrage and prompted the United States and its allies to consider a military strike on Syria , something Moscow has strongly warned against.

by | April 14, 2018 | 05:00

As fate would have it, Snipes went into labor three days later and called Phipps. Phipps said she called her mom and told her the story, but once she saw the baby , she knew she would become his mother. When Snipes gave birth, they reconnected and started the adoption process. "It's amusing, a lot of the replies were calling it fake because I covered my face in the post but I just woke up I'm not posting a picture of my face first thing in the morning".

by | April 14, 2018 | 04:51

In a public letter on Wednesday, Marina Park, the CEO of Girl Scouts of Northern California, set out to dispel confusion that has arisen since the Boy Scouts began their efforts to recruit girls. Retired military personnel residing at the Armed Forces Veteran's Home in Gulfport received cookies this season from Troops 3402 and 6346 from St. James Catholic Church.

by | April 14, 2018 | 04:44

That afternoon their vehicle was reported to have plunged into the Eel River, off the 101 freeway south in Mendocino County, the sheriff's office said. While water levels at the time the accident was initially reported were initially too high and conditions too unsafe in the wake of the storm for water rescue operations, this week levels subsided enough to allow for a more concentrated search, the sheriff's office said.

by | April 14, 2018 | 04:35

Sessions did not immediately react to the development, but a source familiar with the matter told the Daily News that the Justice Department had not been consulted before Trump's phone call. He said he was going to block DOJ nominees until the Cole Memo, which protected legalized marijuana states, was reinstated. Attorney General Jeff Sessions instead directed USA attorneys to use prosecutorial discretion.

by | April 14, 2018 | 04:35

Bizoe said the situation goes beyond just providing beds, because funding to hire staff is hard to come by, and it takes a special type of person to help victims of sexual and domestic violence. "We need to stand against it as a community, and really focus on education and support", said Ward. "I will never forget the power of the change they brought about, and the community that was open to hearing how they could help", Benjamin said.

by | April 14, 2018 | 04:31

Senior advocates Kapil Sibal, Dushyant Dave and Prashant Bhushan led the charge against previous rulings of the court that held that the CJI has exclusive prerogative to assign cases to other judges. "How can five senior judges of the Supreme Court sit everyday or twice a week to allot cases", he said. "Failure to discharge their duty by sitting on the recommendations of the collegium, in administrative law , is abuse of power".

by | April 14, 2018 | 04:24

Else, sources said, the government could just bring amendment strengthening the SC/ST Atrocities Act. He was delivering the presidential address at a seminar on " Supreme Court Judgement on SC/ST Causes, Effects and Solution" organised by South Asian Minorities Lawyers' Association and Ambedkar Educational Cultural Society.

by | April 14, 2018 | 04:00

How that action might play out was not outlined, but the White House said Mr Trump had cancelled a trip to South America to "oversee the American response to Syria and to monitor developments around the world". French and USA officials are "working together very closely, and we will have decisions to take, at the time we choose, when we consider it most useful and most effective", Macron said.

by | April 14, 2018 | 03:29

McCarthy, 53, has served in the House since 2007 and has occupied the number-two spot since 2014. Ryan also said that Majority Whip Steve Scalise , another possible contender for the speakership, agreed that McCarthy was the man for the job.

by | April 14, 2018 | 03:23

In a letter to the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation secretary general, Jens Stoltenberg, UK national security adviser Mark Sedwill says there is "no plausible alternative explanation" for the attack in Salisbury on March 4 that left the Skripals hospitalized.