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by | May 29, 2017 | 03:26

Some resident remain in relatively safe neighbors but others are trapped close to the fighters from the Maute group and other militants from the area. Enriquez has been in the job for about two months. A priest and several worshippers were taken hostage. But the Abu Sayyaf, Maute and other hardline groups want to set up an Islamic caliphate in the south for IS, according to Duterte.

by | May 29, 2017 | 03:11

When asked what the Trump administration plans to do with the information, Jones said , "At this point, we are talking about this evidence and bringing it forward to the global community, which we hope will put pressure on the regime to change its behavior".

by | May 29, 2017 | 02:39

Defending champion Chris Wood was round in 72, level par, and joked he would like to see the new greens replaced by the ones from past year. Despite the penalty, Els sits five shots off the opening-round lead held by Sweden's Johan Carlsson .

by | May 29, 2017 | 02:00

So is he sending a message here of: 'Don't anybody think this is likely to happen?'" another Republican senator told Politico . The House bill would relax numerous Obama statute's consumer protections, kill its mandate that people buy coverage, trim federal subsidies for insurance purchasers and cut the Medicaid program for lower-income and disabled people.

by | May 29, 2017 | 03:29

Pope Francis has welcomed US President Donald Trump at the Vatican, in a meeting that comes against a backdrop of disagreements on a range of issues, including immigration, climate change and refugee policy. In return, the Pope gave Trump an olive tree medal that symbolizes peace. Trump was effusive in his gratitude, the traveling pool said, and repeatedly thanked the Pope as he explained the gifts he was giving Trump.

by | May 29, 2017 | 02:31

Sunday's festivities, part of a weeklong showcase that brings dozens of US warships and thousands of service members to the New York City area every year, included demonstrations by the US Navy Parachute Team, known as the Leap Frogs . Fleet Week parachute accident. Fleet Week, a free event open to the public, is meant to show off the latest capabilities of maritime services in the U.S.

by | May 29, 2017 | 02:16

Moore said his most enjoyable Bond experience came in The Spy Who Loved Me , memorable for a cast of villains that included Jaws played by Richard Kiel - who died in 2014 - and gadgets including a Lotus Esprit sports vehicle which doubled as a submarine.

by | May 29, 2017 | 01:47

This is a handout photo taken from CCTV and issued on Saturday, May 27, 2017 by Greater Manchester Police who have altered the surrounding area of Salman Abedi , in an unknown location on the night of the attack on Ma. British authorities say they have disrupted five plots since March 22, when a terror attack outside Parliament in London left five people dead. United Kingdom authorities have disrupted five plots since March 22, when a terrorist attack outside Parliament in London left ...

by | May 29, 2017 | 02:28

Lu Kang , Foreign Ministry spokesman, said on Thursday that the situation in the South China Sea is cooling down and showing positive signs of development , thanks to the joint efforts of China and ASEAN countries. The Spratly Islands have been at the center of territorial disputes between China , the Philippines, Vietnam, Malaysia, Brunei and Taiwan as the region is strategically important for trade.

by | May 29, 2017 | 02:16

Trump said he was confident that the cooperation that Saudi Arabia pledged to fight "the menace of extremism in the Muslim world" will lead to a new level of partnership that will spill over into a renewed effort at peace between the Israelis and the Palestinians.

by | May 29, 2017 | 02:37

District Judge Loretta Preska how he had communicated with the teenager, "as I had done and continued to do with adult women", according to his plea statement , which was released by his attorney. A court official told PEOPLE Weiner fought through tears as he read a statement in court. A spokesperson for the US Attorney's Office for the Southern District of NY told BuzzFeed News Weiner's case would be heard at 11 a.m.

by | May 29, 2017 | 03:20

Pulse Films announced the film at the Cannes Film Festival on Wednesday, the same day that Manning was released from Fort Leavenworth military prison in Kansas. Wikileaks founder Julian Assange hailed Manning's release as an "epic victory". Her lawyer said she twice tried to commit suicide and faced long stretches of solitary confinement as well as denial of healthcare.

by | May 29, 2017 | 03:08

Duterte said martial law under Marcos was "very good" and he might consider more security measures elsewhere in the Philippines. "These are all high-value targets, so you can say this is a major operation", she said, adding the estimated 15 suspects were armed with high-powered rifles.

by | May 29, 2017 | 02:03

It was Trump's final stop on his 9-day overseas trip. There was a very frank exchange of views on climate. "The United States is considering its position in relation to these matters and what its policy is going to be, but there was no doubt around the table about how important this issue on climate change is", May said.

by | May 29, 2017 | 01:21

Nevertheless, he said, "It should be clear to everyone that Russian Federation interfered in our 2016 presidential election process". Brennan's testimony before the House Intelligence Committee gave a much clearer view of how seriously U.S.

by | May 29, 2017 | 02:34

The meeting was also attended by Michael Flynn, Trump's former national security adviser, the daily said. Now that he's back in Washington , he will have to confront the latest developments in the federal investigation into members of his campaign's potential collusion with Russian officials during the 2016 election.

by | May 29, 2017 | 02:46

British police say they are evacuating residents around a house being searched in connection with the Manchester concert bombing. The 25-year-old man was detained in the southwest of the city on suspicion of terrorism offences. Other major events on Sunday include the League Two play-off final at Wembley and the second day of Radio 1's Big Weekend in Hull. British Prime Minister Theresa May said "a significant amount of police activity" and several arrests had led to the level being lowered.

by | May 29, 2017 | 01:26

British police have arrested two more men in connection with the Manchester attack, taking the number of people in custody to eight, Greater Manchester police said. The New York Times published detailed pictures of the crime scene , including the remains of the suspected bomb and the rucksack worn by the suicide bomber.

by | May 29, 2017 | 01:45

Meanwhile, national level campaigning for the June 8 general election is set to resume today after local level campaigns resumed yesterday following suspension in the wake of the attack. "That assessment in no way reduces the guilt of those who attack our children", he said. But Wallace told the BBC the timing of Corbyn's remarks was "appalling" and that terrorists should not be allowed to think anything justifies their actions.

by | May 29, 2017 | 01:59

Martinus Sitompul, another police spokesman, told a local TV station the bombs went off 10 to 12 metres (32 to 40 feet) from one another and about five minutes apart. Follow Business Insider Australia on Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn , and Instagram . Police say a suspected suicide bomb blast near a bus terminal in Indonesia's capital has killed a policeman and injured four other officers.

by | May 29, 2017 | 01:54

He already has one leg, the Monaco Grand Prix , which he chose to skip this weekend to try the Indy 500 . "We must make sure we keep the momentum up in the next couple of races". Having worked in various television roles previously, I'm aware of the high-level operational work that goes into producing live television. It's a meeting of high-profile celebrities on the grid under sun-kissed skies at the Monaco Grand Prix.

by | May 29, 2017 | 01:35

The U.S. ambassador in Ankara was summoned to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Turkey said , over what it called "aggressive and unprofessional actions" by U.S. In that context, Turkey demanding an apology for how the bodyguardswere treated will be taken as breathtaking arrogance. Turkey's Foreign Ministry argued that they want a "full investigation" into the circumstances whereby the USA allowed the public demonstration to take place, insisting it was a "provocative" action and ...

by | May 29, 2017 | 00:57

Almost 1,500 Palestinian political prisoners launched the strike "For Freedom and Dignity" 40 days ago, to protest the inhumane conditions of Israeli prisons. The strike was called to protest against solitary confinement and detention without trial. On 7 May, Israel's prison authority shared a video of what it said was Barghouti eating biscuits in a break from the strike.

by | May 29, 2017 | 01:14

White House officials said after Trump's slate of meetings in Saudi Arabia Sunday that they were surprised at the level of professed desire among Arab Gulf states to partner with Israel in countering Iran's aggressions. Trump is seeking to ease concerns that his policies won't be as beneficial to Israel as once believed. While Trump argues that the deal is necessary to curb the terror threat in the region, activists argue that he just wants to boost USA manufacturing businesses and create ...

by | May 29, 2017 | 02:06

On Friday, police said they had searched an address in St Helens, Merseyside in connection with the attack . Premiere League soccer clubs Manchester City and Manchester United have jointly pledged £1M to an emergency fund to support the victims.

by | May 29, 2017 | 01:57

Mark Rowley, Britain's top counterterrorism police officer, said authorities have dismantled a "large part" of the network around bomber Salman Abedi . The development came as a vast security operation gets under way to protect hundreds of Spring Bank Holiday events across Britain this weekend. A bus was also stormed to detain a 44-year-old man in Rusholme.

by | May 29, 2017 | 00:48

This is a handout photo taken from CCTV and issued on Saturday, May 27, 2017 by Greater Manchester Police who have altered the surrounding area of Salman Abedi, in an unknown location on the night of the attack on Ma. Armed police guard the area during the Great Manchester Run in Manchester, England Sunday, May 28, 2017. Peter Hook, a member of seminal Manchester band New Order, was among the runners and said the tragedy had brought people together.

by | May 29, 2017 | 00:40

The Trumps were at the Vatican to take part in a tour of St Peter's Basilica as part of an ongoing world tour, which has so far taken them to Saudi Arabia and Israel. While they have a diplomatic meeting today, in the past their was a lot of friction. During the 2016 presidential campaign, the pope was critical of Trump's oratory regarding a proposed border wall separating the United States from Mexico to reduce illegal immigration.

by | May 29, 2017 | 01:13

The position makes the United States the lone holdout on endorsing the agreement during the G7 summit in Italy . During his campaign preceding the 2016 election, Trump summed up his stance on combating emissions by telling a SC crowd, "I want to use hair spray".

by | May 29, 2017 | 00:28

Kushner spoke with Sergey Kislyak , the Russian ambassador to the USA, about creating the secret line to make it easier to hold sensitive discussions about the conflict in Syria, according to a person familiar with the discussions. On Saturday White House national security adviser H.R. McMaster suggested such communications might be typical, saying the back channel communications the administration has with a number of countries allow for "discreet" communication.

by | May 29, 2017 | 00:27

British police said on Sunday they had arrested a 14th person in connection with the Manchester suicide bombing, and were searching a property in the south of the city. "The flat is highly relevant as a location which we believe may be the final assembly place for the device". Locals say they heard an " explosion " during the raid.

by | May 29, 2017 | 01:46

She called him "the most inspiring, loving and devoted father any girl could ever have". The elder Brzezinski, a native of Poland, was a dominant figure in the Carter administration in his role as national security adviser. The oldest son of Polish diplomat Tadeus Brzezinski, Zbigniew was born on March 28, 1928, and attended Catholic schools during the time his father was posted in France and Germany.

by | May 29, 2017 | 01:19

In another encounter in Pulwama's Tral, the security forces killed Hizbul Mujahideen commander Sabzar Ahmed Bhat. Bhat succeeded charismatic militant leader Burhan Wani after he was killed in a gunfight in July, which triggered months of anti-India protests in which almost 100 people died.

by | May 29, 2017 | 00:37

Eight men have now been detained in Britain connection with Monday's attack. "This is a fast moving investigation and we are keeping an open mind at this stage". "The recent attack in Manchester in the United Kingdom demonstrates the depths of the evil we face with terrorism", U.S. president Donald Trump said.

by | May 29, 2017 | 00:55

First lady Melania Trump smiles as she arrives at the San Damaso courtyard for her private audience with Pope Francis , at the Vatican , Wednesday, May 24, 2017 . At an earlier news conference, the Pope said he wouldn't judge Trump before their meeting or seek to convert him on political issues. The US President vowed to help Israelis and Palestinians achieve peace, as he ended the Middle East leg of his tour on Tuesday.