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by | May 25, 2018 | 23:19

The hoax appears to have been staged by Vladimir "Vovan" Kuznetsov and Alexei "Lexus" Stolyarov, a pair of pranksters known as "Vovan and Lexus". United Kingdom officials said the Kremlin was behind the call after Moscow was "internationally shamed" by the poisoning of the former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in Salisbury.

by | May 25, 2018 | 23:16

It has become part of our operational capabilities", he said . "We are the first to attack using the F-35 in the Middle East and have already attacked twice on different fronts". On Tuesday, the Anadolu news agency in Turkey reported that Hezbollah and other Iranian-backed Shiite militias in southwest Syria were withdrawing from the area after "intensive reconnaissance flights over the region".

by | May 25, 2018 | 22:17

President Macron on said he hoped Donald Trump would return to Iran nuclear negotiations but that for now French companies would have to decide for themselves how to react to renewed US sanctions against Tehran. This time Putin will welcome the French president to the Konstantin Palace, a former residence of Peter the Great set some 20 kilometres (12 miles) outside Saint Petersburg.

by | May 25, 2018 | 21:25

The Central Military Media reports the strikes targeted positions between Boukamal and Hmeimeh in the Deir el-Zour province and reported material damage, but no other details. The coalition has carried out several deadly strikes against Syrian government forces and allied fighters in recent months. A Syrian news agency quoted a military official as saying the Israeli missiles were successfully intercepted .

by | May 25, 2018 | 22:01

So what's behind the move? Mexico in the past has threatened to retaliate against US trade actions by curtailing purchases of American farm products. Another 2 million jobs are linked directly to vehicle and parts dealers. That visit follows on the heels of last week's trek by the Canada-U.S. Those indicators do not suggest an industry in need of protection.

by | May 25, 2018 | 22:56

Malaysian police said Friday they seized over 400 handbags and cash amounting to nearly $30 million in raids on luxury apartments as they probed corruption allegations swirling around ousted leader Najib Razak . It said it has extended information on the deal to the country's anti-graft agency for a complete review. On the Khazanah transaction, it directed Reuters to the Khazanah response.

by | May 25, 2018 | 22:36

The missile system that shot down flight MH17 was then filmed several times on July 17 and 18 in eastern Ukraine as it was transported on a low flatbed truck-and-trailer. Australian foreign minister Julie Bishop said Russian Federation was "directly involved in the bringing down" of MH17 and would be held accountable under worldwide law.

by | May 25, 2018 | 22:08

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo threatened Iran on Monday with "the strongest sanctions in history " if it did not change its behavior in the Middle East. Iran expected this package by the end of May, he said, adding that Iran had only "a few weeks" before having to decide whether to keep participating in the deal or not.

by | May 25, 2018 | 22:16

British Airways, Lufthansa and Air Canada are among 20 carriers that now list self-ruled Taiwan as a territory of China, according to the Associated Press. In a statement posted on Twitter late Thursday, President Tsai Ing-wen reaffirmed her shift from competing for formal diplomatic bonds with an increasingly wealthy China and concentrating her energy on unofficial ties with larger, more influential countries, such as the U.S.

by | May 25, 2018 | 22:43

Evans said there were two separate family parties happening at the time. "We haven't ruled anything out as we start the investigation". "So we're putting a lot of resources into this right now". Officers are interviewing witnesses and victims and collecting evidence at the scene. Evans said there was a "considerable amount" of damage to the restaurant.

by | May 25, 2018 | 22:38

Suella Braverman raised doubts about the government's pledge that "nothing is agreed until everything is agreed" as she gave evidence to MPs. The Prime Minister had offered the £39 billion "as part of a broader package relating, and in the spirit of, our future partnership", but with no guarantees the European Union would offer a trade deal, she added.

by | May 25, 2018 | 22:51

Oman's defense ministry said it evacuated residents in the Hallaniyat Islands, which might be directly impacted by the cyclone. According to the NCM, it will be cloudy and hazy in places across the country on Thursday. Millions of Yemenis are living in dire conditions as a result of a long-running civil conflict, which since 2015 has pitted a Saudi-led coalition against the Iran-backed Huthi rebels.

by | May 25, 2018 | 22:01

Soros reportedly intends to use Ireland as a prototype to overturn anti-abortion laws in Catholic countries around the world. Some Irish citizens have framed the debate as "the most contentious social issue that we have had since independence", with pro-choice and anti-choice campaigners-many with ties to the Catholic church , which has a strong influence over the country's citizens-frequently canvassing with pamphlets and marching in the streets over the past nearly three decades.

by | May 25, 2018 | 22:12

Michelle Kosinski , CNN's senior diplomatic correspondent covering the State Department. Last week, a team of U.S. officials hoping to hold preparatory talks with North Korean officials was left waiting in Singapore, the venue of what was expected to be a historic visit.

by | May 25, 2018 | 20:55

A male student was detained and taken into custody. Details about what happened during the shooting haven't been released. According to FOX 59 in Indianapolis , a suspect was in custody after the shooting inside Noblesville West Middle School.

by | May 25, 2018 | 21:35

Unfortunately, that luck has not stayed for long. While the Modi led government was reaping the benefits of lower global crude oil prices, the Congress regime suffered from crude prices surging to 130$-140$ per barrel. Even then the prices are at an all time high. How? If it (petrol and diesel) can be brought under GST, rates will come down. These include central excise duty and Value-Added Tax.

by | May 25, 2018 | 20:24

And if the past controversies that have followed Cho Hyun-ah and her family are any indication, it looks like she'd be a nightmare to work for. When asked by reporters whether she admits to the charges, Cho said she is sorry to have caused concern.

by | May 25, 2018 | 18:51

Weinstein was charged with rape and a criminal sex act as well as lower-level sex abuse and sexual misconduct charges. Prosecutors in the office of the Manhattan district attorney Cyrus Vance conducted dozens of interviews in NY and elsewhere and issued hundreds of subpoenas, and their inquiry is not over.

by | May 25, 2018 | 19:32

Pusha T said. "1am my phone rings, no caller ID, "yo", "hey yeah I think we should change the artwork and I like this other artwork" - now this other artwork is $85,000". Whitney Houston was found dead in a bathtub at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. He added that Kanye even picked the photographer who snapped the original album art, but as we've all learned to become familiar with of 'Ye's temparment, he suddenly changed his mind.

by | May 25, 2018 | 12:49

Muslim inmates are suing state corrections officials, arguing that officials at an Alaska jail are providing them with inadequate nourishment as they break their daily fasts during Ramadan . Hours after they met with an attorney from CAIR, correctional officers "conducted a shakedown" of their cell, confiscating bagged meals and four hamburgers the men had traded other inmates for their bologna sandwiches, a motion for an emergency restraining order said.

by | May 25, 2018 | 11:09

Alabama fell 3-2 to Arizona in the championship match of the NCAA Championships on Wednesday at Karsten Creek Golf Club. Arizona becomes the fourth different Pac-12 program to win the national championship in the past four seasons. Abe's approach shot landed in a bunker just in front of the green while Moore's went left off the fringe, barely rolling into the rough. For all the marbles, Moore would stroke a ideal cup that would find the center of the cup.

by | May 25, 2018 | 11:09

Eli Wilson drove in the go-ahead run in the fifth inning and Minnesota pitchers limited Michigan State to five hits in a 3-2 victory in the first round of the Big Ten Tournament on Wednesday night. He initially stayed in the game, but after issuing a four-pitch walk to Matt Hoeg , was lifted for Alec Rennard. Judging by the welt on his arm that Big Ten Network cameras captured on a closeup of the MI lefty, it's tough to blame them for making the move.

by | May 25, 2018 | 11:28

His departure follows those of the company's CEO and seven other directors, which were announced Thursday. Gazprom CEO Alexei Miller and several prominent Russian businessmen, including aluminum tycoon Oleg Deripaska , were also put on the sanctions list.

by | May 25, 2018 | 06:07

With almost 2 million additional people taking planes, trains, automobiles and other modes of transportation, INRIX, a global transportation analytics company, expects that travel delays on major roads could be up to three times longer than normal, with the busiest days being Thursday and Friday, May 24 and 25, as commuters mix with holiday travelers.

by | May 25, 2018 | 03:58

Maybe you shouldn't be in the country . Trump has derided players and team owners for the kneeling protests on multiple occasions, sparking a debate as to whether the protests were disrespectful of the USA military or an expression of First Amendment rights.

by | May 25, 2018 | 00:34

Boulton does not deny the claims, but he told Local 5 WOI in an exclusive interview after the article was published on Wednesday that he wants voters and supporters not to judge him so quickly on the allegations. That was in the wake of sexual harassment accusations against Republican staff by a woman who was a former GOP senate aide. He was among the top contenders in the race, according to a Des Moines Register/Mediacom Iowa Poll released earlier this month.

by | May 25, 2018 | 01:17

Monday. Sgt. Charles A. Fricke Gravesite Memorial Service will take place at Mount Carmel Cemetery. The featured speaker will be Master Sergeant (Ret.) John Carr, Iowa National Guard. Line-up begins at 10:30 a.m., at the Cranberry Lake Firehouse on Route 206 and will proceed to the Cranberry Lake Clubhouse for a brief ceremony .

by | May 25, 2018 | 00:55

As of July 1, 2017, the city's estimated population dropped to 302,407, the new data show. It gained more than 83,000 residents to reach 352,000 by 2017, while smaller Sumter County gained about 32,000 residents to reach a population of 125,000.

by | May 24, 2018 | 19:28

The group includes women ranging in age from their 20s to their 70s who have pushed to lift the ban on women driving and for equal rights, as well as men who have supported them. "I am getting threats now, but I don't really care", the 39-year-old said, expressing concern for the detainees. "The campaign certainly takes the bloom off the rose of the crown prince's efforts to portray himself as a champion of improving the position of women in Saudi society".

by | May 24, 2018 | 17:11

Completing the vice-captaincy line-up alongside previously announced Robert Karlsson are two veterans who everyone expected to get the nod: Lee Westwood and Padraig Harrington . Bjorn's assistants have played in a combined 26 Ryder Cups with Harrington playing six times and being vice-captain on three occasions. McDowell is a two-time victor of the French Open at Le Golf National , site of the Ryder Cup.

by | May 24, 2018 | 14:37

Battlefield V revolves around what the game calls the Company, a group of soldiers players can create and deeply customise, right down to the weapons and vehicles they use, as well as the clothes they wear and the war paint they cover themselves in.

by | May 24, 2018 | 10:37

Texas' reaction to the Santa Fe shooting so far has been in sharp contrast to the response after the February 14 shooting rampage at a high school in Parkland, Florida, that killed 17 people. Antonios Pagourtzis said his son never displayed any signs that he would be capable of such violence, explaining that he didn't fight with others, didn't drink alcohol and seemed to enjoy healthy pursuits such as working out.

by | May 24, 2018 | 09:46

Umholz (second from left) appears with other Han Solo costumers at the world premiere for " Solo: A Star Wars Story " on May 11 in Hollywood. "Just be charming", Glover, 34, recalled the former Lando's telling him. Han spends time fighting for the Empire , hooks up with a group of rogues for a train heist, and discovers where he lands on D&D's Alignment System, and as origin stories go this is definitely one of them.

by | May 24, 2018 | 09:56

Col. Christopher Logan, a Pentagon spokesman. China's brazen landing of nuclear-capable bombers on an island in the disputed South China Sea is a bold power play to bolster its territorial claims while rivals are divided and the U.S. The Philippines, which has largely backed off from the sea dispute under China-friendly President Rodrigo Duterte, said it was taking "appropriate diplomatic action".

by | May 24, 2018 | 09:44

Published emails revealed the agency and the Trump White House feared a " public relations nightmare " in response to widespread contamination from the chemicals, which are commonly used in Teflon, firefighting foam, and by the Department of Defense for exercises at US bases, and have been tied to thyroid and pregnancy issues as well as some cancers.