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by | May 15, 2018 | 19:51

A criminal defendant's lawyer may be responsible for what the court described as "trial management" - for example, what evidence to object to and what arguments to pursue - but the defendant himself has the sole right to make some decisions, such as whether to plead guilty or to waive the right to a jury trial.

by | May 15, 2018 | 19:39

A view of the new bridge linking Russian Federation and the Crimean peninsula prior to its opening ceremony near Kerch, Crimea, May 15, 2018. The Council of the European Union made a decision to impose sanctions against five individuals for election of the President of Russian Federation to the annexed Crimea, said President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko.

by | May 15, 2018 | 20:45

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, right, spoke during a news conference with South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha at the State Department on Friday. The secretary said he was "convinced" Kim shared United States goals. When Trump moved into the White House, he promised a radical platform that could have reshaped USA foreign and trade policy more radically than at any point since the beginning of the Cold War, the time that Harry Truman helped build a consensus around United States global ...

by | May 15, 2018 | 20:20

It will be a first role in worldwide management for Mancini, who has left Russian club Zenit St Petersburg to take up the post. Italy have been without a permanent coach since Gian Piero Ventura was sacked after the 4-time world champions failed to qualify for the World Cup for the first time since 1958.

by | May 15, 2018 | 19:21

Les Hamm, a detective with the Terre Haute Police Department, said Dakota's mother reached out to family members and colleagues after her son asked for police to escort him to school. "Blood doesn't always make family and I think the blue family went above and beyond". Wolfe was suspected of fatally shooting a 26-year-old man at a home in Terre Haute.

by | May 15, 2018 | 20:26

May 8, 2018. Khamenei said on Wednesday that Iran does not trust France, Germany and the United Kingdom to provide the "real guarantees" needed for Iran to remain in the agreement. Former Defense Secretary Robert Gates said while the Iran deal was "a flawed agreement" because of a lack of unfettered inspections and other problems, leaving the deal isolates the United States and Trump should have extended it for at least another six months to work with allies.

by | May 15, 2018 | 18:46

It represents the state's latest step to curb greenhouse gas emissions. It needs final approval from California's Building Standards Commission, which typically adopts the energy panel's recommendations when updating the state's building codes.

by | May 15, 2018 | 18:43

Officials described Hafsa as having puffy hair in a ponytail, wearing an ankle-length peach dress, and painted gold bracelets. "The mother had duct-taped their hands, put socks in their mouths and began stabbing the 11-year-old", said Tulsa Police Officer Jeanne MacKenzie.

by | May 15, 2018 | 19:11

Pro-Palestinian supporters gathered outside the al-Azhar Mosque in Keizersgracht this morning before marching to Parliament to protest against Israel's aggression in Gaza, reports Aphiwe Ngalo, with photos by Leila Dougan. Other protesters threw stones at the IDF, while the Israeli troops responded with bullets and tear gas. "We stress, again, that lethal force may only be used as a measure of last - not first - resort, and only when there is an immediate threat to life or serious ...

by | May 15, 2018 | 18:54

Admissions to Ph.D, M.Phil, postgraduate and undergraduate courses for 2018-19 academic session, and registration process for all categories and quotas will be online. "On these days, information about registration, admission process, schedule and other related information would be provided to dtudents", the official release from DU administration stated.

by | May 15, 2018 | 19:31

The organization announced his retirement a day after the government of Prime Minister Viktor Orban announced the tightening of restrictions on the activities of non-governmental organizations in accordance with the law, dubbed "Stop Soros".

by | May 15, 2018 | 18:23

But he added: "The question is: Are there alternative remedies to the one that we had originally put forward?" "This president has taken China to task for its unfair trade practices", he said. The Wall Street Journal reported Monday that the two countries were in talks about such a potential swap: The U.S. would spare ZTE, and Beijing would drop plans to impose tariffs on U.S.

by | May 15, 2018 | 19:01

Tuesday , look for patchy morning fog, then partly sunny skies and a high in the upper 70s. North northeast wind 7 to 9 miles per hour. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Cloudy, with a high near 86. Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms . Sunday will be partly cloudy, hot, and breezy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

by | May 15, 2018 | 16:21

Russian foreign ministry said it will send a note of protest to Ukrainian foreign ministry in the light of detention of RIA Novosti journalist Kirill Vyshinsky . Earlier in the day, RIA Novosti journalist Kirill Vyshinsky was detained by Ukrainian law enforcement officers next to his house in Kiev. Ukraine can not have any claim to us concerning the material or accounting issues.

by | May 15, 2018 | 16:53

Minister of Mines and Steel Development and APC Governorship Candidate in Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, with one of his co-contestants, Engr. "PDP is your natural habitat". His arrogance alienates Ekiti people and any serious politician from him. It is not yet clear if all of them will agree to work with him. Mr. Kayode Ojo got 281 votes to come third.

by | May 15, 2018 | 16:19

When referring to African-Americans he used the word "kushi" which is the word used by the Talmud but is a pejorative term in modern Hebrew. "On such a day, which is entirely made of thanksgiving to the Holy One, there is no more appropriate thing to do than to thank the special relationship that the State of Israel has earned with the United States".

by | May 15, 2018 | 17:08

Railway minister Piyush Goyal has been given additional charge of the finance ministry and Smriti Irani has been supplanted from the information and broadcasting ministry to make way for Rajyavardhan Rathore, who has been been given the reins with independant charge.

by | May 15, 2018 | 14:32

But he says Trump deserves credit for bringing Kim to the negotiating table. Trump past year threatened the North with "fire and fury". Kim has also twice visited China after not paying his respects to President Xi Jinping in the six years since he inherited power from his father, and met the South's President Moon Jae-in in the Demilitarized Zone that divides their countries.

by | May 15, 2018 | 15:38

The EU is pressing for "substantive progress" from Britain on the future of the border in Ireland in time for a crunch European Council summit just six weeks away. Under a second idea, for a streamlined customs arrangement, traders on an approved list would be able to cross borders freely with the aid of automated technology.

by | May 15, 2018 | 14:12

The constable Devendra Singh succumbed to the injuries which he received during the ceasefire violation. After getting injured in the violation, Singh was admitted to Military Hospital. Army also pressed helicopters into service during the search operation which entered the second day today, the official said. There was a lull in firing noted along the IB in the past 3 months after intense border skirmishes in January and February.

by | May 15, 2018 | 14:40

Media reports, quoting an official, said the BSEB is expected to declare results by May 25 , 2018. The students can also check their Bihar Class 10 Matric Result and Class 12 Result 2018 on these website as well or

by | May 15, 2018 | 14:25

Some sunshine will allow us to warm into the upper 70s in the Omaha metro. Temperatures will remain much above average through the weekend . This rain is needed, as we are running almost 2 inches below the monthly average! Scattered showers and a few thunderstorms will last through the evening and begin winding down around 2 AM to 4 AM.

by | May 15, 2018 | 12:15

In addition, Hardy also attempted to explain the freakish detour the captain took when he made an unexplained turn to fly over his hometown of Penang. According to hardy, the pilot deliberately not been in touch, and flew to the border of Malaysia and Thailand to confuse controllers. "I think someone was controlling the aircraft until the end", said Hardy.

by | May 15, 2018 | 12:19

Bakhtawer said casualties were high among security forces, but couldn't provide a precise number. Attahullah Khogyani, the spokesman for the governor of Nangarhar province, said a suicide vehicle bomb exploded outside the building, which belongs to the provincial finance directorate.

by | May 15, 2018 | 12:26

Meanwhile, Abdul Basir Salangi, provincial governor, confirmed heavy fighting in the city. Bakhtawer says up to 30 security forces were killed or wounded in the attacks. Security forces were able to rescue around 50 employees stuck in the building during the attack, he added. Farah Province also borders Helmand Province, where the Taliban controls several districts.

by | May 15, 2018 | 13:39

India's deep military and strategic ties with Russian Federation date back to the beginning of the Cold War even as New Delhi led a movement of "non-aligned" countries that declared their tilt with neither Washington nor Moscow. The visit will provide an opportunity to the two leaders to review the entire gamut of bilateral relations, particularly in the defence and security field, and also to take stock of important global developments, including the USA decision to pull out of the Iran ...

by | May 15, 2018 | 12:25

Put it all together and you see a "deal" in which North Korea gives up missiles that can reach the US, gets rid of chemical and biological weapons, and perhaps limits some ability to manufacture new nuclear weapons. "Those are signs of good faith and we hope to build on that". North Korea has kept busy with political meetings in China. North Korea has promised to send a 29-member delegation headed by the chairman of the Committee for the Peaceful Reunification of the Country, Yonhap ...

by | May 15, 2018 | 12:38

Scott Wagner , Paul Mango , and Laura Ellsworth are all competing for the Republican nomination. The number of registered voters has grown significantly - in Marion County alone, by almost 33,000 people between January 2016 and August 2017, Secretary of State data show - and not all who were automatically registered participate in elections.

by | May 15, 2018 | 12:58

William J. Barber II , who co-chairs the organization alongside the Rev. Liz Theoharis. Today, movement leaders rallied in the nation's capital to engage in nonviolent direct action with the Poor People's Campaign , a national call for a moral revival demanding a shift in the way we think about poverty, racism, ecological devastation, and the war economy.

by | May 15, 2018 | 11:53

The imagery from May 7 "provided the first definitive evidence that dismantlement of the test site was already well underway", the U.S. -Korea Institute of Johns Hopkins University said on its 38 North website. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says that North Korea will receive sanctions relief should they follow through with total denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula.

by | May 15, 2018 | 12:12

Fissure 17 has only just recently opened and is slowly moving towards the east coast of Hawaii. Civil Defense officials added that fissure 17, which opened over the weekend, is still active. "It's like a nuclear reaction or something". Observatory scientist Steve Brantley says this most recent fissure measures 1,000 feet (300 meters) but is not acting vigorously.

by | May 15, 2018 | 11:10

Hamas has been directing the weeks-long protest campaign by Palestinians frustrated with Israel's economic blockade of Gaza . It said troops shot and killed three Palestinians trying to plant a bomb. But Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu must realize that until borders of a two-state solution are set, there will be continuous conflict, if not the potential for tragic warfare.

by | May 15, 2018 | 10:55

District Judge Kimba Wood to reject Avenatti's application. The phrase "littered with. bankruptcy filings " seems misleading, given the details, but it might not be enough to propel Avenatti over the high bar set for public figures in libel cases.

by | May 15, 2018 | 11:32

Prosecutors have acknowledged that they don't possess the picture at the heart of the case but were granted a warrant earlier this month to search the governor's personal email account. A Gardner spokeswoman says a decision will be made later on how to proceed. Some legal experts said prosecutors would have about a month to decide whether to file charges, because that's about how much time was left in the three-year statute of limitations when the original charge was filed.

by | May 15, 2018 | 11:14

Last week, he told CNN that the US Israeli embassy's move to Jerusalem was a "huge mistake". Under the 1993 Oslo peace accords shepherded by then U.S. Over the past few years, Israel has frequently attacked military targets in Syria in what is considered as an attempt to prop up terrorist groups that have been suffering heavy defeats against Syrian government forces, which has been fighting against foreign-sponsored militant outfits since 2011.