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by | June 08, 2018 | 11:43

In the days leading up to the primary, Democratic strategists had anxious that the state's "top two" primary system - in which the top candidates advance to the general election regardless of party affiliation - could end up hurting them this far in several races that could potentially be key in recapturing the House.

by | June 08, 2018 | 09:14

Others in the search mission included Kenya Red Cross, National Disaster Management Unit and Kenya Forest Service. - The FlySax-operated Cesna C208 craft, registration number 5Y-CAC, took off from Kitale airstrip in Trans-Nzoia County at 4.05pm on Tuesday.

by | June 08, 2018 | 08:21

Officials have said the dead were all concentrated in three towns: El Rodeo, Alotenango and San Miguel los Lotes. Another victim was found in the streets of El Rodeo by volunteer firefighters, but the person died in an ambulance. In El Rodeo on Monday, heavily armed soldiers wearing blue masks to avoid breathing in ash stood guard behind yellow tape cordoning off the disaster scene.

by | June 08, 2018 | 08:19

After climbing to the 20th spot on the QS World University ladder last year , the Australian National University was bumped back down to 24th place for the coming year, though it did hold onto its spot at the top of the pack for Australian universities.

by | June 08, 2018 | 07:39

He was also sentenced to 15 years imprisonment for attempting to murder his sister and 12 months imprisonment for obstructing the course of justice. Judge Siraj Desai said that in light of the evidence, the verdict had been "inescapable".

by | June 08, 2018 | 06:12

A CNN report on Monday said White House staffers had described Macron's call with Trump as "terrible", with the conversation apparently turning to the recent decision by the U.S. Macron, appalled by his predecessor Francois Hollande's off-the-record comments to journalists, has kept the press at bay, and banned aides from giving behind-the-scenes accounts.

by | June 08, 2018 | 05:10

He said Pruitt, Millan Hupp and "the Oklahoma people" were doing what they could to find a job for Marlyn Pruitt in the Washington area. "Thank you very much, Scott". Pruitt spoke Wednesday to a correspondent for Nexstar Media Group. So, now it's part of the EPA's agenda to become involved with companies and own Chick-fil-A franchises? Federal employees are subject to specific rules created to prevent officials from using their office for personal gain or taking advantage of subordinates.

by | June 08, 2018 | 04:22

During their conversation, Bailly told Patterson that he was a retired Piscataway police officer. Patterson mentioned the street he grew up on, and Bailly said he remembered it well, because he had delivered a baby there as a rookie. Patterson's mom had gone into labor when she was out shopping. "Thank you for delivering me". "She barely made it home", the police said. Mr Bailly, who had been on the job for four years, was the first to respond to the incident.

by | June 08, 2018 | 04:41

John Nicholson, the top USA commander in Afghanistan and head of the NATO-led Resolute Support training mission. There was no immediate reaction from the Taliban but an worldwide political analyst based in Kabul was unimpressed. Nicholson said last month that some elements of the Taliban are showing interest in peace talks. "And so I think what we're seeing is kind of a critical mass building toward peace inside the country".

by | June 08, 2018 | 05:18

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau walks with U.S. President Donald Trump at the White House in Washington , D.C. on Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017. Mexico imports so much USA pork - almost one-third of what's consumed - that the government says it will waive tariffs on up to 350,000 tons of pork imported from other nations to avoid destabilising the market.

by | June 08, 2018 | 04:04

In a bid to rebuild America's industry, Trump has imposed hefty tariffs on steel and aluminum imports , including those from key G7 allies like Canada , Japan and the European Union. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin declined to sign a joint G-7 statement last week during a meeting with other finance ministers, in a possible prelude of what was to come.

by | June 08, 2018 | 03:07

Another man can be seen in the video sitting against a wall. Instantly, the officers grabbed him and started punching him in the head and face. Police released the surveillance footage on Tuesday. "To have all these officers attack him and punch him in the head was uncalled-for, and they should be prosecuted". The footage shows Mesa, Ariz ., police officers approaching a man standing near an elevator on his cellphone before the officers confront him physically, punching him several ...

by | June 08, 2018 | 02:53

In this photo taken from the Australian Broadcasting Corporation video, South Korean backpacker Joohee Han, 25, is wheeled to a hospital after being rescued by helicopter, Thursday, June 7, 2018, in Tully, Queensland, Australia. She was knocked unconscious, but managed to crawl to a waterfall where she stayed for days without any food. Inspector Steve Kersley said Ms Han was dehydrated but otherwise well and would be taken to hospital.

by | June 07, 2018 | 20:56

The Austrian chancellor, Sebastian Kurz, said diplomatic progress in eastern Ukraine , following by a "gradual easing of sanctions", imposed in the wake of Russian Federation annexation of Crimea in 2014, was "the scenario that we are wishing for".

by | June 07, 2018 | 21:46

Eighth grade students at St. Cornelius in Chadds Ford were given an interesting gift from officials as they made the transition to high school. The technology is a development of other blunt force absorption and body protection pads the company makes, which includes catcher's chest shields for baseball players and upper body armor for lacrosse players, according to the company website.

by | June 07, 2018 | 20:29

The suit also alleges, NBC News reported, that Davidson told Cohen that Daniels was about to hire a new lawyer, Michael Avenatti, and publicly claim that she did indeed have an affair with Trump. Clifford to truthfully tell her story, but for her appearance to benefit Mr. Trump by controlling the media coverage resulting from an InTouch magazine article that had just been released", today's complaint said .

by | June 07, 2018 | 19:41

The interviews as a part of the continued congressional investigation come as Congress is getting ready to obtain the much-anticipated Justice Division inspector common's report on the division's dealing with of the Clinton e mail investigation, and the investigation into allegations of collusion between the Trump marketing campaign and Russian Federation.

by | June 07, 2018 | 18:37

Sentosa is home to palm-fringed beaches, casinos, tourist sites and some of the best golf courses in Asia. "What he did was he called off the summit", he said. "Secretary of State Pompeo has clearly taken the lead on the negotiations", she told reporters. Pompeo initially developed a rapport with Trump by delivering his morning intelligence briefings.

by | June 07, 2018 | 19:32

Trump and his campaign. We have some more documents to review. Presenters are expected to meet early next week with the leaders of the full House and Senate and the chambers' intelligence committees - the so-called "Gang of Eight" - a senior Justice Department official said.

by | June 07, 2018 | 19:25

A Texas man is recovering after he was bitten by a rattlesnake that he had just decapitated. Texas is home to at least six rattlesnake species. "It released all its venom into him at that point", Sutcliffe said. Trauma surgeon Michael Halpert said although dying from a snake bite is rare, it happens. He was raced to hospital and given 26 doses of anti-venom.

by | June 07, 2018 | 19:11

On May 23, the State Department issued a health alert after a USA government employee reported " subtle and vague , but abnormal, sensations of sound and pressure". A crisis over a mysterious ailment sickening U.S. diplomats and their families - which began in Cuba and recently appeared in China - has widened as the State Department evacuated at least two more Americans from China on Wednesday (June 6).

by | June 07, 2018 | 19:21

The United Nations refugee agency on Tuesday said it was "deeply saddened" at the loss of at least 52 lives over the weekend when a boat carrying some 180 refugees and migrants sank off the Tunisian coast. The IOM says this year, more than 750 people wound up dead or missing as they attempted to cross the Mediterranean. The shipwreck is the deadliest in the Mediterranean since February 2, when 90 people drowned off the coast of Libya, according to the International Organization for ...

by | June 07, 2018 | 18:11

In this photo, USA forces, accompanied by Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) fighters, drive their armored vehicles near the northern Syrian village of Darbasiyah, on the border with Turkey, April 28, 2017. Michael Finneran, a spokesman for the NASA Langley Research Center in Hampton, said Yabut worked there in a civilian job in the office of the chief information officer from 2014 to 2017.

by | June 07, 2018 | 17:53

Aurangzeb said that Maryam Nawaz will contest the coming elections but her constituency will be decided by the party high-command. This constituted a violation of Article 62 and 63 of the Constitution, she was quoted as saying by the Pakistani media.

by | June 07, 2018 | 15:04

There are roughly 170 American diplomats or employees in Guangzhou, as well as their family members, and a senior American official said a sizeable number had undergone or would soon undergo testing by the State Department doctors who arrived on May 31.

by | June 07, 2018 | 15:39

Convicted murder Henri van Breda in the Western Cape High Court on 7 June 2018. Van Breda's defence counsel‚ Piet Botha‚ immediately informed Desai of his intention to apply for leave to appeal against both convictions and sentences. He had denied murdering his 21-year-old brother Rudi and parents Martin, 54, and Teresa, 55, and leaving his sister Marli struggling with near-fatal injuries to her head, neck and throat after the bloody attack in January 2015.

by | June 07, 2018 | 14:55

Putin said that in a recent phone call, "Donald said he was anxious about the possibility of a new arms race". In remarks to Austrian TV channel ORF on Monday , Putin also said he "fully agreed" with Trump on the possibility of a new arms race between the two nations, but hoped they could head it off, CNN reported .

by | June 07, 2018 | 13:17

Previous reports in state-backed media branded some of the detainees traitors and "agents of embassies". The announcement said 2,000 more Saudi women could receive their licenses next week, but it provided no details about who they were or where the licenses would be issued.

by | June 07, 2018 | 12:44

After making her first appearance in weeks after a mysterious kidney problem, a new report claims Melania Trump plans to leave her husband alone in the White House and move back to NYC. "The Fake News Media has been so unfair, and vicious, to my wife", he tweeted on Wednesday, dismissing suggestions of a "facelift" or "abuse". The last time Mrs.

by | June 07, 2018 | 12:13

After the meeting, Mr Trump said Kim Jong-un was committed to denuclearisation, and that the letter was "a very nice letter, a very interesting letter". North Korea has a record of getting other countries to cover the costs when leaders and officials attend worldwide events, claiming they can not afford it - despite having the cash to churn out nukes.

by | June 07, 2018 | 11:23

He recalled his visit previous year to Saudi Arabia - his first foreign trip - as "one of the great two days of my life". Among those in attendance were the ambassadors from Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Tunisia, Kuwait, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan and Indonesia.

by | June 07, 2018 | 08:09

Doe's victim-impact statement reverberated across the country with its piercing details recounting the horror of waking up in a hospital to learn she had potentially been penetrated by a stranger - and in her direct confrontation of Turner.

by | June 07, 2018 | 05:48

Ads for the Democratic runner up in current polling are aimed at driving Republican voters in the opposite direction, with the hope of achieving a Democrat versus Democrat general election match-up. There is space for write-in candidates on the primary ballot. Growth in no-party registration hasn't all come at the expense of Republicans, Mitchell said.

by | June 07, 2018 | 06:13

According to the initial report by human rights group B'Tselem, the victim was 21-year-old Izz ad-Din Tamimi, who died from a neck wound after being shot by Israeli forces. Izzideen, Wednesday's casualty, is a distant relative of Palestinian teenage protest icon Ahed Tamimi . She has been hailed as one of the symbols of Palestinian resistance.

by | June 07, 2018 | 05:18

That approach has only inflamed allies, including Canada and Mexico, which have threatened to strike back with their own targeted tariffs aimed at Republican states and areas that supported Trump. Apparently the Smithsonian Institute agrees with the President, publishing an article titled, " Today We Celebrate the Time Canada Burned Down the White House ".