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by | August 27, 2017 | 01:31

The unnamed Instagram user poses with the veteran actor in the now-deleted photo that has since gone viral.HONG KONG, Aug 25 - It's not every day that you bump into a screen legend, let alone one lending a helping hand in the aftermath of a category 10 typhoon.

by | August 27, 2017 | 01:26

City officials had shut down the park and erected fencing around it Saturday morning. Gibson said the bands and speakers who had been scheduled to appear at the Crissy Field rally would be at the news conference. Cummings pleaded for no one to go to her rally because she feared there would be violence and admitted she was scared for her own safety. On Saturday, a right-wing group known as Patriot Prayer has a news conference planned for a San Francisco park.

by | August 27, 2017 | 01:22

On Tuesday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group said it has documented 168 civilian deaths from airstrikes in Raqqa since August 14. Daraiya, west of Raqqa's city centre, is one area that was heavily bombarded by coalition forces, including from 8-10 June. Lt. Gen. Stephen Townsend, the coalition's commanding general, acknowledged the possibility of civilian deaths earlier this week, saying , "It's probably logical to assume that there has been some increase in the ...

by | August 26, 2017 | 01:33

The interior ministry confirmed a "terrorist attack" has taken place. More details are awaited . The IS group's news outlet Amaq said IS militants had carried out a "commando" attack on the mosque. At least 20 people have died, and 50 others were injured, according to Ismail Kawosi, a spokesman for the Ministry of Public Health. Sunni extremists consider Shiites to be heretics.

by | August 26, 2017 | 01:35

Tarita Silk, LaFontaine-Greywind's aunt, told The Forum police told the family that they found a 2-day-old baby in the building. Savanna Greywind was last seen at her apartment Saturday afternoon. Authorities found the newborn in the apartment with Crews on Thursday. Forensic experts are trying to determine the manner of birth, Todd said. It was not clear if either of them had lawyers.

by | August 26, 2017 | 01:36

Trump on stage Tuesday night criticized both Flake and Sen. At a recent meeting in Mesa, a conservative suburb east of Phoenix, more than 70 GOP grass-roots leaders gathered to discuss party business. Cole, a Republican from Oklahoma's 4th congressional district, was reacting to Trump's criticism of two fellow Republicans, Senators John McCain and Jeff Flake.

by | August 26, 2017 | 01:32

The Internet, in response, furiously roasted Trump for sharing the post saying it was "embarrassing" for a president to retweet "such a ridiculous meme". "They just can't drive", Travone wrote. Social media was quick to condemn Mr Trump's decision to retweet the eclipse meme, with user Ed Krassenstein pointing out: "This is actually correct".

by | August 26, 2017 | 01:34

It should be noted that a CBI special court on Friday held controversial Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh guilty of raping and sexually exploiting two female disciples. The rape victims, despite threats and pressures all along, stood their ground on rape and sexual harassment allegations during the almost 15-year hearing of the case in court.

by | August 26, 2017 | 01:28

President Donald Trump has accused Pakistan of harbouring "agents of chaos" and providing safe havens to militant groups waging an insurgency against a USA -backed government in Kabul. Meanwhile, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua "Pakistan is at the forefront of the counter-terrorism efforts". Pakistan, however, saw things differently.

by | August 26, 2017 | 01:28

Lee, who has been under detention since February, was also convicted of embezzlement, hiding assets overseas and perjury, all stemming from the corruption scandal that forced Park out of office on March 10, reports Yonhap News Agency. His lawyer said they would appeal immediately. Lee has two sisters, who are in management roles in different parts of the Samsung group , but it is unclear whether they could be brought in to higher positions.

by | August 25, 2017 | 02:01

Poll results released earlier this week found that 63% of Australians are planning to vote in favour of marriage equality , while 30% will vote against, and 7% are still undecided. Someone in Australia is illegally using my picture for a campaign on marriage equality. But Labor says the Prime Minister should go further and condemn the anti-same-sex marriage posters and pamphlets, some of which are being circulated by neo-Nazis.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:59

The bench also noted that it is expecting full cooperation from the Dera. The Chief Minister has ordered senior officers to personally monitor the situation on the ground, with the DGP visiting the various sensitive districts to review the preparations ahead of the verdict in the sensitive case.

by | August 25, 2017 | 02:02

DreamHost had labelled as "unconstitutional" the original DoJ demands for not only info on the founders of the site but also anyone who has visited it - which would amount to the IP addresses and contact info of over 1.3 million netizens.

by | August 25, 2017 | 02:03

Some teams, McCoy said following practice Thursday, might consider it not being worth the "chaos" to take on a polarizing player such as Kaepernick to fill what's likely to be a backup role. Regardless of his perceived ability as a quarterback, Kaepernick's current exclusion from the National Football League is generating plenty of pushback from his supporters.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:56

McCain and an oil tanker collided Monday off Singapore. Divers recovered the remains of Electronics Technician 3rd Class Kenneth Aaron Smith, who the Navy listed as being from New Jersey. The U.S. Navy is also working to identify a body found by the Malaysian navy about eight nautical miles northwest of the collision site. The U.S.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:59

Charleston Police Department said King Street had been blocked to vehicular and pedestrian traffic and warned civilians to stay away from the area. "Right now the streets are full of SWAT and police and people heavily armed". Other witnesses say a gunman entered through the back of the restaurant shouting, " There's a new boss in town ".

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:54

Revenue was $4.4 billion, a decrease from last year's $5.7 billion, but beat an estimate of $4.21 billion. Sears Holding reported second quarter losses of $144 million. And the deal to start selling Kenmore appliances on Amazon could provide additional income as Sears also takes on the tasks of delivering and installing the Kenmore products.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:51

The former Portuguese colony's casinos, however, had backup power, two casino executives told Reuters . Flights were disrupted in Guangxi and rail services delayed or cancelled in Yunnan Province. Ferries from Hong Kong to the outlying island of Guishan, which is under the administration of Zhuhai, was also shut down with no indication when it would reopen.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:45

The conservatives said they stood apart from the white nationalists and neo-Nazis that was seen in Charlottesville, and their message was to promote freedom of speech. "While we maintain that every individual is entitled to their freedom of speech - and defend that basic human right - we will not be offering our platform to racism or bigotry".

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:45

President Trump's handling of the Ukrainian conflict has been highly scrutinized given his vocal desire to improve relations with Russian Federation and the ongoing probes into alleged collusion between his presidential campaign and Moscow.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:44

The steps also targeted those helping North Korea send workers overseas and enabling sanctioned North Korea entities to get access to the U.S. and worldwide financial system. "According to the complaints, these front companies are supporting sanctioned North Korean entities, including North Korean military and North Korean weapons programs".

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:41

The death toll is expected to rise. The rebel Houthis, pro-iranians were quickly accused the aviation of the arab coalition led by saudi Arabia, have launched raids and claimed that all victims were civilians. Around 30 months of war have killed more than 10,000 people, wounded 45,000 others, and displaced more than 11 percent of the country's 26 million people.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:37

Alfie Marshall, Poppy Pearce and Sam Ray achieved 7 A*/A grades each. Saaleha Iqbal achieved the top grade "9" in each of the new GCSEs in English Language, English Literature and Maths as well as 6 A* grades and 3 A grades in other subjects.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:37

However, shooting incidents involving criminal organization assassinations and turf battles between criminal groups, have occurred during daylight hours in areas frequented by US citizens. That same area - Cancun and Cozumel - is the focus of an earlier travel warning about tainted alcohol. "Exercise caution as Baja California Sur continues to experience a high rate of homicides", officials warned.

by | August 24, 2017 | 03:05

Wow will fly Detroit-Reykjavik beginning April 26, Cincinnati-Reykjavik beginning May 10 and St. Louis-Reykjavik beginning May 17. Customers of Icelandair can connect onto 28 destinations in Europe. The return flight will leave Iceland at 9 p.m. and arrive in Cleveland at 11:30 p.m. on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays. "We are proud to partner with Detroit Metropolitan Airport to provide the lowest fares possible over the Atlantic to MI travelers".