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by | June 05, 2018 | 03:05

It significantly raises the pressure on Europe to end the JCPOA nuclear deal with Iran , inasmuch as it proves beyond the shadow of a doubt that the entire agreement was based on a lie, and continues on the same premise. That document, examined by The Times , is dated by Israel to 2001 and authorizes the Iranian military to enrich uranium hexafluoride (UF6) by centrifuges from three percent to more than 90 percent - levels which suggest that Iran meant to build a nuclear weapon.

by | June 05, 2018 | 02:03

Some 400 miles away, the news is bringing relief to one family, reports the Washington Post . Screaming bystanders and young ballplayers fled after Carol Sharrow, 51, of Sanford , drove through an open gate onto the field, police said. Police received a tip-off that Parkhurst, then 18 years old, had apparently crashed a Buick into a pole that same night. Police, however, were skeptical of his story.

by | June 05, 2018 | 02:51

The social media was also abuzz with the news and excited Saudis took to Twitter to express their feelings on this historic day. The authorities issued licenses after ensuring that these licenses are recognized by Saudi Arabia , as stipulated by the Traffic Regulations and their executive bylaws.

by | June 05, 2018 | 01:12

German media also published the interview with some publications like Die Welt offering similar coverage to their USA and United Kingdom media counterparts while the English-language version of Handelsblatt ran a headline claiming the Ambassador was seeking "regime change", despite this not having been said, nor anything even remotely close to this being suggested by Grenell.

by | June 05, 2018 | 01:01

Trump downplayed the role of Paul Manafort , who has been indicted by special counsel Robert Mueller on multiple counts of money laundering, fraud, and conspiracy against the United States , and said "we should have been told that Comey and the boys were doing a number on him".

by | June 05, 2018 | 01:15

Song Young-moo said: "Just because we have been tricked by North Korea in the past doesn't guarantee that we will be tricked in the future". "We can anticipate at best a bumpy road to the negotiations", Mattis said. What next for North Korea? Trump's talk now of an open-ended process is a jarring shift from the speedy outcome that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and other officials demanded when the summit was in limbo.

by | June 05, 2018 | 01:14

Extreme right-wing terrorism is also an increasing threat ", Javid said on Monday. Figures compiled by the Sentencing Council and analysed by the left-liberal Guardian show more than 80 of 193 terms issued for terrorism offences between 2007 and 2016 will have run their course by the end of the year - but the true figure could be much higher, as it the typical British prison sentence paroles criminals automatically once half the sentence has been served.

by | June 04, 2018 | 22:51

The White House said Monday it is "looking into" reports that an aide to Scott PruittEdward (Scott) Scott PruittThe media makes Trump's war on civil servants seem bigger than it really is Pruitt sat courtside in seats owned by coal executive: report EPA taps former chemical industry attorney to oversee cleanups MORE helped the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) administrator track down a used mattress from one of President TrumpDonald John TrumpMelania Trump to attend event with ...

by | June 04, 2018 | 22:02

San Diego - A woman was arrested near the finish line of a marathon in San Diego after reports of shots being fired in the area. Witnesses said they heard four or five shots coming from a parking structure near the finish line of the San Diego Rock "n" Roll Marathon, according to the local CBS and NBC television affiliates.

by | June 04, 2018 | 23:45

Police arrived at the couple's home on Fall Manor Drive in Dallas at around 7 a.m. Saturday. Neighbors say the family cat recently went missing, Mary Harrison had posted signs about it disappearing, and the pet eventually returned. Police said during the course of the interview, Mary Harrison confessed to shooting the victim. "It's kind of insane", neighbor Carl Phillips told KTVT .

by | June 04, 2018 | 21:35

The Trump administration last week announced plans to raise tariffs on imported steel and aluminum by 25 percent and 10 percent, respectively. The federal government may be considering financial support for steel and aluminum workers who are impacted by the controversial new U.S.

by | June 04, 2018 | 23:08

The SDS party, supported by Hungary's nationalist prime minister, Viktor Orbán , is firmly opposed to quotas for migrants and said most of the money used to support them should be diverted to the security forces. They were followed by the SMC party of outgoing Prime Minister Miro Cerar on 9.5 percent and the left-wing Levica party with 9.0 percent. Cerar's Party of The Modern Centre was in fourth place with just 10 seats.

by | June 04, 2018 | 22:59

In a video message, Obeid appeals directly to team captain Lionel Messi , "because he is very popular in Palestine, particularly in the Gaza Strip". The Palestinians want the eastern part of the city as the capital of a future state that will include the Gaza Strip and the Israeli-occupied West Bank.

by | June 04, 2018 | 19:50

Mr Clinton's initial response to the media reports in 1998 - "I did not have sexual relations with that woman" - has gone down as one of USA politics' most memorable quotes. Melvin: "I asked if you'd ever apologized. (Except, perhaps, in their memoirs.) Jimmy Carter seems to have been our first presidential novelist with 'The Hornet's Nest.' Appearing more than 20 years after he left office, it is set during the Revolutionary War and is so earnest and instructive that Carter most likely did ...

by | June 04, 2018 | 19:25

The EU's trade chief was keen to stress she is not targeting any one side, with Beijing one of the driving forces behind Mr Trump's decision to impose tariffs. Trump called "satisfactory" deals to head off tariffs, but Canada , Mexico and the European Union apparently fell short. He said during a Bloomberg interview in Toronto that killing NAFTA - the existing 1994 deal, as Trump threatens - is better for Canada than swallowing a bad deal to update it.

by | June 04, 2018 | 20:37

He said that in this case the Colorado baker, Jack Phillips , understandably had difficulty in knowing where to draw the line because the state law at the time afforded store keepers some latitude to decline creating specific messages they considered offensive.

by | June 04, 2018 | 19:52

While excitement is building, the high stakes nature of the event means secrecy surrounds much of the planning. North Korean state media has reported Syrian President Bashar al-Assad will travel for what would be the first meeting between Mr Kim and a fellow head of state in Pyongyang.

by | June 04, 2018 | 20:06

The two women then approached the president on stage, and as a sign of gratitude after receiving the book, both of them kissed the president's right hand, before attempting to leave. Aside from growing alarm over his bloody crackdown against illegal drugs which has left thousands of mostly poor drug suspects dead, Duterte has come under fire from women's groups for sexist remarks, including one where he told troops to shoot female insurgents in the genitals during a public outburst against ...

by | June 04, 2018 | 19:41

The Spanish parliament's lower house is debating whether to end Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy's almost eight years in power and replace him with the leader of the Socialist opposition. Seibert said "Rajoy contributed decisively during his time in government to Spain being able to work its way out of the serious economic and financial crisis of its own".

by | June 04, 2018 | 18:46

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is "overreacting" to steel and aluminum tariffs imposed by President Donald Trump last week because he misunderstands the chief executive's reasoning, U.S. The Canadian Prime Minister also revealed that Canada had been close to granting the United States better access to the heavily sheltered Canadian dairy market in NAFTA talks.

by | June 04, 2018 | 16:16

Salvini will be the new Minister of Interior, while Di Maio will be the Minister of Labour and Economic Development. Meanwhile, Conte, the new prime minister, remains relatively unknown. After being sworn in, the ministers will face confidence votes in both chambers of parliament, where the M5S and the League have a majority. After the initial attempt to form a government failed, Mattarella picked Carlo Cottarelli as interim prime minister.

by | June 04, 2018 | 16:25

The bomber ripped through the entrance as the gathering was ending and the participants were vacating the place; no one immediately claimed responsibility for the attack. "It is illegal according to Islamic laws and it does nothing but shed the blood of Muslims". It also asked Taliban to join the peace process, offered by President Ashraf Ghani "in order to prevent further bloodshed in the country".

by | June 04, 2018 | 16:46

Around 7:15 a.m. Friday, a trooper with the Tennessee Highway Patrol was patrolling an area along the Hickman and Dickson County line, when he spotted Wiggins on Stinson Road near a tree line. Stewart said Wiggins was "totally obedient". It's not clear where Wiggins hid or how he evaded authorities. Burch found Wiggins not far from where the shooting occurred.

by | June 04, 2018 | 13:45

But some criticised the incident, which involved the phoney distribution of lurid details about his shooting and photographs showing him apparently lying in a pool of blood, as a stunt in poor taste which had sparked a false outpouring of grief and finger-pointing at Russian Federation.

by | June 04, 2018 | 13:43

As well as tariffs, EU countries told the United States about their concern over the effect of new USA sanctions on Iran for European companies that want to trade with both nations. Sputnik: Who's going to suffer the most from the United States tariffs in Europe? "And that's why I regard this as more of a family quarrel". The UK steel industry which will be hit with a 25% tariff has had some rough times over the years and now will have an additional challenge in terms of additional tariffs ...

by | June 04, 2018 | 13:12

Whether such projects will amount to anything hinges on whether the Trump-Kim meeting even takes place next week in Singapore. Would Trump or Kim be staying in the same hotels attendees were staying in - would they be eating from the same buffet breakfasts? Ken Gause, director of the International Affairs Group at CNA, said: "If Kim Jong Un is set on making peace with the United States and South Korea and dealing away at least part of the nuclear programme, he will have to put the KPA's ...

by | June 04, 2018 | 11:02

Initial reports put the death toll at seven, but authorities say they found 18 more people later Sunday in the community of San Miguel Los Lotes. Guatemala's national disaster coordinator, Sergio Cabañas, said an undetermined number of people were missing following the eruption of the Volcán de Fuego, about 30 miles from Guatemala City .

by | June 04, 2018 | 10:11

A volcano eruption has killed at least six people in Central America. Among the fatalities were four people, including a disaster agency official, killed when lava set a house on fire in El Rodeo village, National Disaster Coordinator Sergio Cabanas said.

by | June 04, 2018 | 07:44

They have been identified as Jason Wells, age 46, of Boulder, Colorado and Tim Klein, age 42, from Palmdale, California . They were about 1,000 feet up Freeblast, a route with a difficulty rating of 5.11 on the Salathé Wall. The technique does involve ropes, but falling is still "incredibly risky because there is no fixed anchor to take the force of the fall" with this technique.

by | June 04, 2018 | 07:49

It is willing to make concessions but it is not going to surrender to unilateral USA demands. "Just a thought here, we've all given advice to President Trump". Referring to the Lavrov meeting, Trump said he "didn't like it". He said the declaration will be "more of a signing of a document", and "very important".

by | June 04, 2018 | 06:40

China has built artificial islands in the disputed South China Sea, and the USA military says there is a high possibility that China has installed anti-ship and anti-aircraft missiles, as part of military exercises. Mattis said the Pentagon will "hold the line" and support the diplomatic effort to secure the "complete, verifiable, and irreversible denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula".

by | June 04, 2018 | 07:50

However, the list of attendees was not made available. Trump faced criticism a year ago after choosing not to host the dinner . During Ramadan, Muslims may not eat or drink from dawn to dusk, and the tradition of fasting is one of the five pillars of Islam.

by | June 04, 2018 | 06:00

David Maxwell, associate director for the Centre for Security Studies at Georgetown University, told the NYT that given the upcoming summit with Mr Trump, a possible visit from the Syrian leader was puzzling. On Friday, Trump, who has developed strong personal relations with Abe since taking office in January 2017, said he does not want to use the term "maximum pressure" anymore because the United States and North Korea are now "getting along".

by | June 04, 2018 | 06:37

Flows of lava have reportedly struck at least one village, causing deaths and injuries. Six people are dead and 20 have been injured after Guatemala's Fuego volcano erupted on Sunday. It is close to the popular tourist destination Antigua, which is known for its coffee plantations. The Directorate of Civil Aeronautics announced that La Aurora International Airport was closed because of the danger posed to planes by the ash.

by | June 04, 2018 | 06:04

The private ceremony for the almost 800 members of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School class of 2018 was held at the BB&T Center, where the National Hockey League's Florida Panthers play. "Here's what will matter: you, the class of 2018, will have graduated". "You should feel incredibly proud of yourselves". That doesn't mean you should rest on your laurels.