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by | July 05, 2018 | 03:30

The former prime minister has been charged with corruption and criminal breach of trust in a case linked to the 1Malaysia Development Berhad ( 1MDB) scandal . Wednesday's court hearing was the latest step in a quick-moving investigation into alleged wrongdoing by Najib, his family and many of his close political and business allies.

by | July 05, 2018 | 03:06

When Grimes heard about an explosion on a tour boat off the coast of Exuma on Saturday, he prayed it wasn't the vessel his daughter was on, he said. Royal Bahamas Police Force Superintendent Shanta Knowles told the AP that 10 USA citizens and two Bahamian crew members were on board the ship, which was embarking on a day trip near the Bahamas's Great Exuma Island.

by | July 05, 2018 | 02:55

More information on mandatory evacuations is available, here. "We just got confirmation last night that the house was completely gone". "It burned very actively overnight (Monday), was still burning in the morning and is still burning now", said Cal Fire Capt.

by | July 04, 2018 | 17:04

Facing a state election in October, the Bavaria-only CSU hopes to win back votes eroded by the anti-migration Alternative fuer Deutschland and prevent the bordering state from being further impacted by migration. "The security of our country begins on our borders", Merkel conceded to reporters on Monday. If that country does not have an arrangement with Germany, Austria has agreed to take them back.

by | July 04, 2018 | 16:17

Putin and Trump plan to meet in Finland's capital, Helsinki, on July 16 following a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit, an official White House announcement confirmed last week. The president has called Mueller's probe a "witch hunt". "We want to strive for a better relationship", Stoltenberg said. He said the USA has wanted to learn about Russia's main objectives, "but without this kind of discussion, which has been precluded for some time by the political noise over the allegations of ...

by | July 03, 2018 | 21:16

President Donald Trump has reversed course and will order American flags lowered to half-staff in honor of the mass murder victims at the Capital Gazette newspaper in Annapolis , Maryland , after initially declining the request. The suspected shooter was arrested and has been charged with five counts of first-degree murder. "[Trump] is well aware his rhetoric against the media, calling them fake news, the enemy of the people and more creates a unsafe situation", Amy Siskind said ...

by | July 03, 2018 | 21:15

The State Department said Pompeo would leave North Korea on Saturday for Tokyo and hold talks with Japanese and South Korean officials. Sung Kim is a former USA envoy for North Korea and led policy negotiations with Pyongyang in advance of the summit.

by | July 01, 2018 | 03:23

When news first broke earlier this year that Harris would be nominated for the post in Seoul, South Korean media described him as a hawk on North Korea, taking cue from his remarks during a 2014 Senate confirmation hearing for his admiral post that the North was America's " most volatile and unsafe threat".

by | July 01, 2018 | 00:48

This time, she chose less controversial apparel . But she was clearly walking a line between highlighting the plight of immigrant families and promoting law enforcement. Protesters greeted first lady Melania Trump in Phoenix on Thursday with a giant balloon mocking her husband. President Donald Trump was last week forced into a U-turn on the separations, but about 2,000 children remain split from their parents.

by | June 30, 2018 | 08:17

According to a Reuters report, 38-year-old Ramos had a long-running legal battle with the Capital Gazette . Ramos had pled guilty to criminal harassment five days before the newspaper published the column. The newspaper's office is guarded only by a glass front door. The shooting at the Capital Gazette newspaper prompted a massive police response, with employees evacuated from the building with hands raised above their heads.

by | June 30, 2018 | 08:18

United States, which upheld the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II. "We need to keep out every unsafe person who tries to come in this country, but to categorically brand people because of their religion or their background or country they're from is just not the way we should do things in America".

by | June 30, 2018 | 08:00

Trump said, "Justice Kennedy has been praised by all for his dedicated and dignified service". They didn't want interference from the Republican minority while they went about stacking the courts with liberal judges suitable to their agenda.

by | June 30, 2018 | 06:20

Mazie Hirono (Hawaii) in the protest, The Hill reports . Many protesters in the atrium of the Hart Senate building wore foil blankets similar to those given to migrants housed at US detention facilities. Earlier on Thursday, Jayapal sent out his tweet , showing her arm held up and surrounded by #FamiliesBelongTogether protesters at the nation's capital.

by | June 28, 2018 | 04:30

Ocasio-Cortez has been a community organizer in the Bronx and worked on Sanders' presidential campaign . Prior to her congressional run and following her graduation from Boston University with a degree in economics and global relations, Ocasio-Cortez worked in the office of Sen.

by | June 26, 2018 | 09:55

North and South Korea agreed last week to allow 100 separated family members from each side of the border to meet at the North's Mount Kumgang resort from August 20 to 26. South Korean Min Ho-Sik, center, 84, hugs his North Korean relative Min Eun-Sik, right, 81, during a reunion meeting of family members separated after the Korean War at the Mount Kumgang resort on the North's southeastern coast, October 20, 2015.

by | June 26, 2018 | 06:49

Guzman-Feliz was killed on June 20 after five members of the Trinitarios gang dragged the child out of a bodega in a case of mistaken identity. His family says the teen had big dreams of one day joining the NYPD. Guzman-Feliz was part of the NYPD's Law Enforcement Explorers program and wanted to become a police officer when he grew up, his family said. In an Instagram post she called the Bronx streets "ruthless".

by | June 24, 2018 | 18:38

For the first time, presidential and parliamentary ballots are being placed in a single envelope as eight global monitors and some million registered ballot box watchers stand on duty. There has also been criticism raised over the ongoing imprisonment of HDP leader Selahattin Demirtas, charged with having links to the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party.

by | June 24, 2018 | 17:10

She allegedly ordered that the cook's employment be kept secret and "she was aware that ordering meals from the outside for the residence when it employed a cook was a violation of the rules", Haaretz reported . If convicted, she could face a maximum sentence of five years in prison. Netanyahu has denied any wrongdoing, dismissing the accusations against him and his wife as a media witch hunt .

by | June 24, 2018 | 17:01

The Trump administration has identified the missile test engine site that it says North Korea has pledged to destroy, but the president's latest comments about resolving the nuclear standoff have raised new questions about what concessions Pyongyang has made.

by | June 24, 2018 | 16:51

Even India has postponed its retaliatory tariffs till August 4 to give time to a visiting USA trade team to do a rethink. "Not a single vehicle could be shipped with a profit to the USA", he said . On April 17, 2018, China announce a 178.6 per cent import tariff on sorghum, of which it imported more than $800 million from the United States in 2017 and on June 15, 2018 President Trump imposed tariffs on about $50 billion worth of imports from China as justification for alleged ...

by | June 23, 2018 | 03:06

Authorities said the rapper was ambushed by two people. No motive was announced in Williams' arrest but police have previously said the shooting was an apparent robbery attempt. He has previous arrests for cocaine possession, weapons possession, domestic violence, aggravated assault with a firearm and grand theft auto, reports MailOnline .

by | June 23, 2018 | 03:00

The battle for Al-Hudaydah entered its seventh day on Tuesday, when Yemeni government forces - backed by a Saudi-led coalition (of which the UAE is a leading member) - captured the city's airport, according to Yemeni military sources. but the situation is now very volatile", he said. "We are now destroying Houthi fortifications near the airport", he said in an interview with Al Arabiya television from Brussels, accusing the Houthis of placing tanks inside residential areas.

by | June 23, 2018 | 00:47

Donald Trump reportedly fears that he will appear "weak" if he publicly gives in to growing pressure over his divisive immigration policies that have seen young children being separated from their families. Hamilton said the order takes effect immediately, but Homeland Security and the Department of Health and Human Services can decide when to implement it.

by | June 23, 2018 | 00:26

According to the poster, the baby starts crying and the priest points and says: "This is called a tantrum". A baby's relatives were forced to wrestle the child away from a French priest who slapped it during baptism. The family's shock becomes evident when the priest slaps the baby across the face. A man who appears to be the child's father snatched the child out of the priest's grip, even as the cleric seems unrepentant and tussles for possession of it.

by | June 23, 2018 | 00:09

With the simple flick of the pen, a simple flick of the pen, the president can end this policy. U.S. President Donald Trump's abrupt reversal in a volatile immigration crisis resulted from pressure by close family members, friends and lawmakers who urged him to climb down from a deeply unpopular hardline policy.