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by | August 31, 2017 | 01:39

The church, home to one of the largest congregations in the country, says its doors are now open and receiving anyone who needs shelter. "If people were here, they'd realize there were safety issues", Osteen said during the TV appearance.

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:22

The airstrikes hit the road leading from the Syrian town of Hmaymah to the IS-held town of Albukamal further east, the report cited the coalition spokesman Colonel Ryan Dillon as saying. "Therefore, those who are crying over ISIS' defeat in Lebanon and Iraq are Netanyahu and senior Israeli officials". Army commander Gen. Joseph Aoun said that as the offensive against IS was underway, the Lebanese mediator called him to say the extremists accepted a cease-fire in return for information ...

by | August 30, 2017 | 02:08

As historic floods wreaked havoc across the Gulf Coast, Northeastern Republicans recalled with painful detail the days after Superstorm Sandy ravaged their region in 2012. Some conservatives have balked in the past at authorizing money for disaster relief. The maneuver angered fiscal conservatives. Texas' junior Republican senator also plans to be with the president in Austin later Tuesday.

by | August 30, 2017 | 02:08

I thought he was treated unbelievably unfairly when they came down with their big decision to go get him right before the election voting started, as you know. Arpaio's officers called Latinos "wetbacks", "Mexican bitches", "fucking Mexicans" and "stupid Mexicans", the Justice Department found, and Latino drivers were four to nine times as likely to be stopped by his officers as non-Latino drivers were.

by | August 30, 2017 | 02:10

Legislators from both parties have said for years that the way IL distributes education money is unfair, but they've been unable to agree on how to change it. The state budget approved by lawmakers earlier this summer requires a new formula for schools to get money. Lawmakers in the Illinois House have tried unsuccessfully to override Republican Gov.

by | August 30, 2017 | 02:05

The two countries have agreed to a speedy disengagement on the Doklam plateau in Bhutan, ending a military standoff lasting more than two months. China said Indian troops had withdrawn from the remote area in the eastern Himalayas. "We look forward to continuing engagements with the Chinese side on this basis", it added. Hua said: "China will continue to exercise its territorial sovereignty in accordance with historical conventions".

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:59

The release of the water means that more homes and streets will flood, and some homes will be inundated for up to a month, said Jeff Lindner of the Harris County Flood Control District . But at the same time , even with the water coming out of the reservoirs in this controlled fashion, the reservoirs were rising at roughly four inches per hour, Edmund Russo, of the Corps of Engineers, stated during a press conference on Monday afternoon.

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:57

Trump on Friday approved a disaster declaration for Texas. President Donald Trump on Sunday renewed his push to build a wall along the southwestern border, promising yet again that Mexico will end up covering the construction costs. "As we work with the Mexicans in other policies and trade policies and such, we'll determine ways for us to make that right". Trump has tweeted numerous times about Harvey since the storm hit the Texas Gulf Coast late Friday.

by | August 29, 2017 | 01:23

At 3:48 p.m. the Cortez boat crew located Morgan clinging to a buoy approximately 2 miles from his boat and about 5 miles from where he had entered the water. Boat owners in Houston , Galveston and other flooded communities pitched in to help evacuate neighborhoods, in scenes reminiscent of the post-Hurricane Katrina 2005 arrival of "Cajun Navy" volunteers with small boats in New Orleans.

by | August 29, 2017 | 01:23

The mother and daughter and three other children, aged between three and eight, had been in the house at the time. "I just heard the gun shot and then I rang the police", she said. "And she was just screaming", the neighbour Mark Tapua told reporters. "She was screaming it was his fault because he had a gun in the house", a neighbour told The Daily Telegraph .

by | August 29, 2017 | 01:21

The death toll "is unique in the history of the German republic،" said chief police investigator Arne Schmidt، adding that Hoegel killed randomly and preyed especially on those in critical condition. Officials have stated that many deaths could have been avoided if authorities had been alerted earlier by staff at the Clinic. He faulted local health authorities for being slow to act.

by | August 29, 2017 | 01:24

Rohtak: A dramatic scene gripped a courtroom on Monday when a special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court sent Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh behind bars for 10 years. The judge instructed prison authorities not to allow any special treatment for the rape convict. He has denied the charges. The journalist's son, Anshul Chhatrapati, told reporters that he has taken heart from the guilty verdict and said he hoped his father too could get justice.

by | August 29, 2017 | 01:18

NSW Police media said in a statement that detectives from Quakers Hill are continuing to investigate the circumstances surrounding the incident. The mother and daughter and three other children, aged between three and eight, had been in the house at the time.

by | August 29, 2017 | 01:11

Authorities resorted to firing tear gas at the huge crowds in vain efforts to control them. "This time, we are fully prepared to deal with any kind of law and order situation". Thousands of Singh's supporters had gathered in the spiritual headquarters of his sect in the northern state of Haryana over the weekend and they refused to leave.

by | August 29, 2017 | 01:03

The demise of the unnamed woman - one of more than 100 hurt when jihadi Younes Abouyaaqoub plowed a white van into pedestrians on the city's popular Las Ramblas boulevard - brings the terrorists' entire body count to 16, as Abouyaaqoub later murdered a man to steal a getaway auto, while other members of his terror cell killed a woman in a second attack in Cambrils.

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:56

Iran's Foreign Ministry did not immediately acknowledge the telephone call. Speaking in a live national radio channel, Mohammad Javad Zarif, Iran's Minister of Foreign Affairs, said diplomacy basically sought to remove barriers and create grounds as in the case of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) which alleviated obstacles though in a gradual manner.

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:57

Thousands fled across the border to neighboring Bangladesh, where refugees told stories of their villages being burned, mothers and daughters being raped and friends being summarily executed. Witnesses said they heard the sound of gunshots. However, in Bangladesh the Rohingya have had little relief, since they are not recognized as refugees in the country.

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:42

Hezbollah , which Western nations view as a terrorist organization, has been fighting alongside President Bashar al-Assad's forces inside Syria since 2013. "We are expecting the number to go up to eight", Ibrahim said, adding, "We believe that these remains belong to the soldiers". Head of the General Security agency Major General Abbas Ibrahim said IS fighters who had surrendered led his agency and the Lebanese army to the remains.

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:42

Iraqi forces have retaken all 29 districts of Tal Afar from ISIL but are waiting for fighting to stop in a small area 11 kilometres northwest of the city before declaring complete victory in the offensive. Tal Afar is about 150 kilometers (93 miles) from Syria's border. Video: Ridaw video shows Iraqi forces in Tal Afar on August 27, 2017. But there are concerns that ISIS fighters and violence could return to the city - more than a month after Mosul was declared liberated, violence ...

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:40

Tropical Storm Watches have been issued for Beaufort, Carteret, Craven, Jones, Hyde, Onslow, Dare, Pamlico, Tyrrell, Washington counties until further notice. It will be windy at the coast this evening with 20-30 miles per hour wind gusts. Much lighter rains are expected inland. The NWS reports a slow northward motion is expected tonight and Monday , followed by a faster northeastward motion Monday night and Tuesday .

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:34

Yadav said, "I have been invited to the rally". RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadavs opposition rally at Patna will not have any impact on the BJP government , Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya said today. At Gandhi Maidan, Lalu said that the "BJP bhagaodeshbachao" rally would herald the decline of the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance in the 2019 Lok Sabha election.

by | August 27, 2017 | 03:53

Snarking that Clapper, who had questioned Trump's fitness for office in the wake of his response to the violence in Charlottsville, "is now an authority on Donald Trump ", POTUS added, "Will he show you his lovely letter to me?" In response, Trump tweeted Thursday morning criticizing Clapper and asking if he would show the world the "beautiful letter" he was sent after the election.

by | August 27, 2017 | 01:37

At yesterday's White House press briefing , Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters "the relationships" between Donald Trump and congressional Republicans "are fine". Mr. Trump ran on building the wall and was elected president while pledging to build the wall, and he wasn't going to back down, said Mrs. Sanders.

by | August 27, 2017 | 01:33

Tal Afar lies on the supply route between Syria and 80 kilometres to the east of former ISIS stronghold, Mosul. Iraqi forces backed by a US -led coalition launched fresh military operations on Sunday aimed at decisively wresting Tal Afar from the grip of the terrorist group.

by | August 27, 2017 | 01:32

A month later, on 5 October, two police officers, a man and a woman, who were travelling in close proximity to a hospital, had been attacked with a knife by a man in Schaerbeek. While he had no previous connection with terror before Friday night's attack, he did have an assault charge on his record from February this year, a statement said.