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by | May 11, 2018 | 12:53

While much of East Africa suffered from severe drought last year, this year it has been recieving heavy rain over the last two months, displacing hundreds and thousands of people in Kenya , Somalia, Ethiopia and Uganda. The Kenya Red Cross said it had rescued 39 people shortly after the dam burst, while several people were feared to be trapped in thick mud which had spilled over from the reservoir - spreading over a radius of just over 1 mile.

by | May 11, 2018 | 12:10

The trial is expected to last through next week. The trial? Did you think it was going to take this long to find a jury? Circuit Judge Rex Burlison rejected claims from Greitens' attorneys that the woman's testimony was tainted because of missteps by the prosecution's investigator, William Tisaby.

by | May 11, 2018 | 10:07

Los estragos del cambio climático costarán al PIB regional entre el 1,5 y el 5%, un problema que se ceba especialmente con los países del Caribe, en tanto los problemas de corrupción desalientan a los latinoamericanos, de los que un 57% no confía en sus instituciones, según la CEPAL .

by | May 11, 2018 | 09:39

The High Court of Australia ruled that Gallagher's seat would be filled by counting back votes from the 2016 federal election. Attorney General Christian Porter says a new High Court ruling means four sitting MPs must resign before the end of the day.

by | May 11, 2018 | 07:30

Baltimore Police Commissioner Darryl De Sousa has been charged with failing to file his tax returns, federal authorities announced Thursday. He faces a maximum sentence of one year in prison and a $25,000 fine for each separate charge of the three counts, according to the report.

by | May 11, 2018 | 08:41

Two adults were located outside and the other five were found inside the house. Commissioner Dawson said police would be immediately concentrating on the actual scene itself. Commissioner Dawson also urged anyone with any information about the Osmington tragedy to contact police as they begin to comb through evidence. "We have no information to say there are any other public safety concerns at this stage".

by | May 11, 2018 | 07:27

The courier trucks have a reported zero tailpipe emission and a battery range of 150 miles, "which is significantly higher than other EVs now in service". Last month UPS announced that it had installed new charging technology at its central London depot in Camden that overcomes the challenge of simultaneously recharging an entire fleet of electric vehicles without the need for an expensive upgrade to the power supply grid.

by | May 11, 2018 | 08:36

It is pertinent to mention here that Ahsan is now receiving medical treatment after he was sacked upon during a corner meeting in Narowal on Sunday night. The detained suspects have been taken to an undisclosed location and are under investigation. Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi ordered the Inspector General of Punjab to "trace the attack planners and submit report in 24 hours".

by | May 11, 2018 | 07:18

Prince Charles boarded the historic Greek warship Averof, now serving as a floating museum at Piraeus port, south of Athens, on the second day of his historic visit to Greece. Charles and Camilla will first head to the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier where the prince will lay a wreath to remember the unknown and missing casualties of war.

by | May 11, 2018 | 07:27

Police were called to the rural property in Osmington, around 20km north east of Margaret River, where they discovered seven people deceased in and around the property. Dawson admitted he could only describe it as "an horrific incident". We are trying to locate other members of the family and friends. The homicide squad is assisting police in investigating, and Dawson confirmed there were now no concerns for the safety of the wider public.

by | May 11, 2018 | 06:41

He directed the heads of Pakistan International Airlines, Serene Air and Shaheen Air International apart from Airblue Limited to appear before the bench. The committee has received the information that 67 cabin crews have fake degrees, the report affirmed. "Isn't it a matter of clash of interests?" asked the chief justice when told that the prime minister is also the head of Airblue.

by | May 11, 2018 | 05:45

The jeans were a girl's size 10 regular and the shoe appeared to be a 3.5 U.S. big kid size and/or 5.5 women's USA size. The shoe with the skeletal remains was released to the Mendocino County Sheriff's Office Coroner's Division. Three of their children - Markis, Jeremiah and Abigail - were also found dead near the SUV. Devonte Hart, 15, and Hannah Hart, 16, have yet to be found.

by | May 11, 2018 | 05:15

McMaster Jr., after he fell in his room and hit his head, according to an eight-page criminal complaint. The Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General on Thursday charged a licensed practical nurse with involuntary manslaughter in the April 13 death of Herbert R.

by | May 11, 2018 | 06:00

The site was about 300 meters away from I-25. But firefighters struggled at first to safely reach the fire due to the overhead power lines, KKTV reported. "This is extremely unfortunate and. things we pay extreme attention to, to make sure this doesn't happen again". Investigators from CSPD, OSHA and the Springs Fire Department were on scene all afternoon taking measurements and gathering evidence.

by | May 11, 2018 | 05:04

With all of the reboots now happening, Cobra Kai counts as one of the best (Streaming on YouTube Red). The 30 minute episodes pair Ralph Macchio as Daniel LaRusso with his old high school rival Johnny Lawrence , played by William Zabka , and together the two men navigate the grown-up world of their families, jobs and, of course, karate.

by | May 11, 2018 | 06:30

All of them were carrying fake Aadhaar cards and a team of the National Investigation Agency (NIA) is coming from Guwahati tomorrow to interrogate the youths, the official said. They were booked by the Police while they were returning from Saharanpur in UP to Bangladesh. "Documents and identity cards of madrasas of different states along with mobile phones and Indian currencies were found from them".

by | May 11, 2018 | 06:26

The IAEA has said repeatedly that according to the Agency's inspectors on the ground in Iran, no violations of the agreement had taken place, and there has been no evidence of any activity relating to any "nuclear explosive device", after 2009.

by | May 11, 2018 | 05:09

The party had on Tuesday announced that the election would hold on Friday May 11. " This followed consultation between the APC National Working Committee NWC, aspirants and other stakeholders ". He said: "Consensus is already in our Constitution and it is an option; also primary election is already in our Constitution". Numerous aspirants were at the meeting.

by | May 11, 2018 | 04:45

He also said Manjula was once associated with the BJP but was now with the Congress, and demanded her immediate arrest. The ruling BJP is firm on seeking a re-election from constituency, alleging the Congress harvested the voter IDs, in a bid to secure the victory of their candidate from the seat, N Munirathna.

by | May 11, 2018 | 05:31

The C$1.2 million ($940,000) advertising campaign on the benefits of expanding the Canadian oil-sands link to the Pacific will feature billboards and allocate C$700,000 of spending in British Columbia, Alberta Premier Rachel Notley said during a press conference on Thursday.

by | May 11, 2018 | 04:43

Both Saudi Arabia and Bahrain also issued statements welcoming Mr Trump's decision . "Probably, we won't do very well with them, but that's okay", he said. For oil and other petroleum products there will be a 180-day period in which people doing business with Iran will be able to wind down those operations before facing penalties.

by | May 11, 2018 | 04:26

Even Iran has made it known that they would like to keep the deal intact, because it keeps the other countries from imposing economic sanctions and - most importantly - adds stability to the Middle East where other nations may develop more advanced nuclear programs if they believe Iran is back at it.

by | May 11, 2018 | 04:27

Chip Davis, founder and creator of Mannheim Steamroller, announced dates for his annual Christmas tour, including a December 8 show at Paradise Cove inside the River Spirit Casino Resort. The performances will be directed and co-produced by Grammy victor Chip Davis. The show features classic Christmas hits as well as a selection of Fresh Aire compositions from Mannheim Steamroller, along with dazzling multimedia effects in an intimate setting.

by | May 11, 2018 | 04:19

Tsipras and Netanyahu agreed that the EastMed is a "project of the highest geopolitical importance" not only for the three countries but for the whole of Europe. The three leaders met for the fourth time in many years to discuss cooperation on a variety of projects, including the connection of Israel, Cyprus and Greece with a high-power electrical line, as part of the Eurasia Interconnector, and also an optical fiber line for high-speed communications.

by | May 11, 2018 | 04:25

The administration specifically and repeatedly declined to answer questions from reporters about how it might put pressure on foreign governments with respect to the different prices their citizens pay for drugs, or how it might set the specific amount of "rebates" that pharmacy benefit managers have to pass through to consumers.

by | May 11, 2018 | 04:31

If you do live in an evacuation zone, officials said that doesn't mean you need to drive hundreds of miles to evacuate. You may have to leave your room and take protection in a stairwell or at least the hallway. The main message from our office is that citizens need to begin preparing now, by stocking up on non-perishable food items of your choice such as spam, vienna sausage, potted meat, chips, crackers, etc., as well as drinking water, medications and pet supplies.

by | May 11, 2018 | 03:54

He said the agent agreed to perform another test, which he passed, and he was allowed to continue to his boarding gate. Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Navdeep Bains said he was flying through the Detroit Metro Airport on his way back to Toronto with his Canadian passport following an economic summit with the MI governor back in April 2017.

by | May 11, 2018 | 04:43

Minassian, 25, is now facing 10 counts of first degree murder and 16 counts of attempted murder. Minassian is scheduled to make his next court appearance on September 14. Authorities said related charges would be laid at Minassian's next court date. "I'm well aware of the emotion in the city about this". "This was obviously a very terrifying incident but there's no terrorism, as we usually use that term, involved in this case", he said.

by | May 11, 2018 | 03:16

The spokesman said that the involvement of Lashkar-e-Toiba militant outfit was established in the killing of three civilians during the questioning of the accused. "Empty cartridges seized from the scene of crime appear to have same markings as found on live cartridges recovered from the militants and their hideout".

by | May 11, 2018 | 04:08

In Aruba, most oil inventories belong to PDVSA's USA refining arm Citgo Petroleum. Conoco's writs of attachments are a legal manoeuvre to temporarily retain assets - from stored oil, to cargoes and facilities - and could give the U.S. The company now has limited ability to load supertankers, the transportation mode of choice for buyers in China and India, which may force PDVSA to push more oil to USA refiners at deeper discounts, Monaldi said.

by | May 11, 2018 | 04:37

The Times' sources said Trump believes Nielsen and others are "resisting his direction that parents should be separated from their children when families cross illegally into the United States". In response to The Times report, DHS spokesperson Tyler Q. Houlton , said in a tweet the entire story is "false". "The Secretary is hard at work today on the President's security-focused agenda and supporting the men and women of @DHSgov".

by | May 11, 2018 | 04:12

Goldman, for example, Initiated Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc .to Buy in a report that was made public on Monday, December 4th, 2017. (NYSE:SC) for 22,850 shs. Mutual Of America Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0.06% in Teradata Corporation (NYSE:TDC). Comerica State Bank holds 96,240 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio.

by | May 11, 2018 | 03:19

The dpa news agency reported Wednesday that the Berlin labor court ruled that the city-state's so-called neutrality law banning all religious clothing for public teachers, police officers and judicial employees wasn't unconstitutional. Photographs with different variations of headscarves are on display in the Otto-Hahn-School in Berlin on June 3, 2013. She had written to parents telling them that wearing headscarves and other coverings was not allowed in the classroom.

by | May 11, 2018 | 03:27

In its budget for next financial year, the Singh government has proposed 10 percent increase in the salaries and pensions of government employees. For Sindh's capital of Karachi , Rs4.2b would be allocated for ongoing projects, Rs3billion for greater sewerage plan S-III, Rs 1.3bn for repairing of Jam Sadiq Burj-Dawood Churangi Road, while an amount of Rs1.3 billion would be proposed to mend the roads in Landhi and Korangi.

by | May 11, 2018 | 03:55

His team, which is increased to about 300 by the end of this year, includes a fixed income chief at Barclays Plc and a former Credit Suisse Group AG senior private banker. Is crypto space more lucrative than the mainstream business? Last month, bitFlyer tightened its anti-money laundering rules after the Nikkei newspaper reported that users could perform some limited functions without fully completing customer verification.