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by | February 26, 2018 | 01:56

IDF forces arrested the two other suspects, and transferred them for questioning. Israel imposed a limit of three nautical miles on fishing in the waters off the Gaza shore until August 2014, when Palestinian fishermen were allowed to go out six miles.

by | February 26, 2018 | 00:14

In the nearly seven-hour long proceedings of NAB's supplementary reference pertaining to Avenfield Apartments against Sharif family, the forensic expert Robert W Radley admitted that he was taking help from the notes he had prepared for the statement and cross questioning.

by | February 25, 2018 | 23:46

Read Scott's full remarks here . Trump said Friday to CPAC that if teachers at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School would have been allowed to carry concealed weapons, then the outcome would have been much different than the deaths of 17 students and adults .

by | February 26, 2018 | 01:01

No #tsunami threat to Australia from mag. 7.5 #earthquake near New Guinea Highlands, PNG. The quake, 14 km from Komo, struck around 11.14 p.m., the United States Geological Survey reported. Despite the huge magnitude, officials said there was no tsunami risk. The impact should be relatively localised, USGS said. PNG rests on the so-called "Ring of Fire", a known hotbed of seismic activity due to a tectonic plate that spans the Pacific.

by | February 26, 2018 | 00:36

However, Trump said Thursday the NRA would back his plan to raise the age to buy a semi-automatic weapon to 21. Leon County Schools Superintendent Rocky Hanna says he is optimistic about Scott's plan and says keeping school kids safe needs to be a main focus following the tragedy in Parkland .

by | February 26, 2018 | 00:39

For amber warning areas: Snow showers or longer periods of snow are expected on Tuesday, accompanied by low temperatures. "Snow showers will bring variable snow cover, but parts of North-east England and Scotland are expected to see the most frequent and, at times, organised snow showers".

by | February 26, 2018 | 00:43

Police have closed Carlisle Street and part of Hinckley Road and are asking people to avoid the area. The explosion appears to have decimated the building where the raging inferno began, with footage from the scene showing flames towering above nearby houses.

by | February 26, 2018 | 00:39

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) _ American freestyle skier Gus Kenworthy wants to know what Ivanka Trump is doing at the closing ceremony of the Pyeongchang Games. The disclosure that the peace moves were on offer came as Ivanka Trump went on a handshaking diplomatic spree around the games. During the closing ceremony, Ivanka Trump and the US delegation congratulated Moon and the First Lady "on an incredible Olympic Games and applauded throughout the ceremonies, including for the USA and ...

by | February 25, 2018 | 22:58

Six fire engines were on their way and the incident was being treated as a search and rescue operation, a spokesman for the service said. When he came out of his house, he saw rubble lying across four lanes of the road. All the emergency services are in attendance. An explosion levelled a building in the city of Leicester in central England, Sunday, in what local authorities have called a "major incident".

by | February 25, 2018 | 23:59

Officers caught up with the rider after he exited the highway in Bellflower. The man was arrested and booked for riding a horse under the influence . "Just when you think you've seen and heard it all ... you haven't", Jeremy Tolen, a CHP spokesman, told The Orange County Register. The CHP Santa Fe Springs Twitter account shared photos of the arrest and said, "No, you may not ride your horse on the freeway, and certainly not while intoxicated".

by | February 25, 2018 | 22:36

The collision caused the truck to overturn, throwing two people from it. One person in the pickup truck suffered fatal injuries; the other person was taken to an area hospital in critical condition. Anyone who might know of there whereabouts is asked to call Florida Highway Patrol at *347. Suspect is an African-American male wearing a red shirt & white shorts who may have been picked up by a Hispanic female in a white passenger vehicle.

by | February 25, 2018 | 22:18

There have also been regular troubling reports of human rights violations in Qatar, with serious questions raised about the safety , poor wages and general treatment of the workers. in line to step in. According to the British newspaper "Mirror", FIFA with new information about the bribery of officials returned to investigate the election procedure of the host country of the 2022 world Cup.

by | February 25, 2018 | 23:32

It's a big night in WWE, and that's not even all of what's at stake. The Undertaker hasn't wrestled a match since last WrestleMania in Orlando, where he was defeated by Roman Reigns . Presumably, Asuka will face that woman - though as the Rumble victor she could choose to jump to SmackDown . The reason why Asuka couldn't make her declaration at the Rumble is because she was interrupted by the arrival of Ronda Rousey, and the former UFC champion and megastar will finally be putting pen ...

by | February 25, 2018 | 22:39

It is understood Obama's visit is being co-sponsored by Air NZ, Westpac, and MasterCard. "It goes without saying that President Obama's presence in New Zealand will be a boost for the profile of our tourism industry globally", he said. It's said that Obama will also meet with Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull during his visit. Mr Grice said the Council will invite a range of young leaders, businesss leaders, and community leaders to the event.

by | February 25, 2018 | 21:53

Despite what officials from both countries said, a couple of hints have emerged that possibly point toward secret talks. US athletes have not been afraid to speak up with speedskater Shani Davis raising controversy over not being selected flag bearer and gay figure skater Adam Rippon mixing it up with Vice President Mike Pence for his history of anti-LGBT stances.

by | February 25, 2018 | 21:57

Enterprise Holdings - which runs the Enterprise, Alamo and National vehicle rental groups - tweeted Thursday evening to say that the discount deal it had with the NRA will also end on March 26. NRA CEO Wayne LaPierre addressed the annual Conservative Political Action Conference Thursday and spoke of "the breakneck speed for gun control laws", following the Florida shooting.

by | February 25, 2018 | 22:23

Michelle Obama wrote American Grown , about the White House garden, in 2012. Becoming , scheduled for a November 13 release, will offer "deep reflection and mesmerizing storytelling" about Obama's incredible life as "one of the most iconic and compelling women of our era", according to the book's website.

by | February 25, 2018 | 21:55

Officials from both Seoul and Washington had already said there would be no meeting between Kim Yong Chol and Ivanka Trump - who is travelling with Korea specialists from the United States administration and White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders.

by | February 25, 2018 | 22:36

An NEC member told News24 that the ANC's weekend meeting also had to look at the establishment of sub-committees, the deployment of NEC members to the different provinces, and preparations for next weekend's first registration weekend for the 2019 general elections.

by | February 25, 2018 | 21:56

In an interview on ABC News' "This Week", lashed out at reported missteps and inaction by the sheriff's office both before and during the rampage by shooter Nikolas Cruz at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. "Because the people that are joining the NRA , 99.9 percent of them are unbelievable people that just want to be safe, responsible gun owners". In response, survivors from the recent school shooting in Parkland , Florida have taken steps to poke holes in the NRA's argument.

by | February 25, 2018 | 20:35

Royal Bank Of Canada who had been investing in Perrigo Co Plc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $12.26B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.28% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $57.61. On Tuesday, November 10 the stock rating was downgraded by Dougherty & Company to "Neutral". Finally, Wells Fargo & Co increased their target price on shares of Perrigo to $90.00 and gave the stock a "market perform" rating in a report on Friday, November 10th.

by | February 25, 2018 | 19:46

At 11 am the river gauge in Racine is at 39.12 feet with a flood stage of 41.2. Marshall County Office of Emergency Management Director Tom Hart said the lowered level provided some relief, although the threat of heavy rain overnight was keeping the office on alert.

by | February 25, 2018 | 20:51

Chasing nine runs an over, Lahore Qalandars chose to open the batting with Sunil Narine (26) and he gave them a solid start if not a quick one before chipping a catch to the third man off Junaid Khan (3-24) in the fourth over. Rumman captured three wickets for 14 runs while Mohammad Sami and Andre Russell claimed two wickets each. Rameez Raja recently stated that the Pakistan Super League (PSL) is the hottest cricket property after the Indian Premier League (IPL).

by | February 25, 2018 | 19:26

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Paul J. Isaac decreased its stake in Devon Energy Corp (DVN) by 62.58% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Zweig-Dimenna Associates Llc, which manages about $1.59 billion and $1.12 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Nutanix Inc by 254,200 shares to 153,474 shares, valued at $3.44M in 2017Q3, according to the filing.

by | February 25, 2018 | 19:55

Certainly the addition of Leonard would help that cause, but it doesn't look like he is coming back this season, so Popovich wants his team to get their heads in the game now. "I'll be surprised if he gets back this year". Forwards Mason Plumlee (right calf strain) and Paul Millsap (left wrist surgery) returned to practice Wednesday.

by | February 25, 2018 | 20:42

Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) has declined 20.87% since February 24, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 64.55% the S&P500. Seizert Capital Partners Llc increased its stake in Valmont Inds Inc Com ( VMI ) by 2.79% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

by | February 25, 2018 | 19:52

Scott Peterson was the armed sheriff's deputy assigned to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and the only law enforcement officer present during the six-minute rampage last Wednesday, Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel said . The current law, which allows those as young as 18 to purchase firearms, has been derided by critics who point out that people at that age can't even buy alcohol.

by | February 25, 2018 | 20:17

Gates 3rd, who helped lead President Donald Trump's campaign after making millions of dollars advising Ukraine's pro-Kremlin government, pleaded guilty Friday to conspiracy against the United States and lying to the FBI, the latest former Trump aide to admit wrongdoing in the sprawling Russian Federation investigation.

by | February 25, 2018 | 20:16

In bilateral battles, Islamabad United and Peshawar Zalmi have been head to head five times in PSL 2016/17, in which Islamabad United emerged victorious thrice while Peshawar Zalmi sealed the victory twice. In reply, Islamabad kept losing wickets at regular intervals. They did manage to play out their 20 overs thanks to Ashraf, and will hope that the net run rate they salvaged helps them out during the latter stages of the tourney.

by | February 25, 2018 | 20:10

Anti-Semitic rhetoric in Poland is rising, according to commemoration activist Jonny Daniels, who represents the group 'From the Depths, ' which maintains positive ties with Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki. The bill would also set fines or a maximum three-year jail term for anyone who refers to Nazi German death camps as Polish. At the time it was signed by the Polish parliament, the Foreign Ministry released a statement saying it hoped the law would be amended before being approved ...

by | February 25, 2018 | 18:56

Accusing Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal of trying to "cover up" the alleged attack on chief secretary Anshu Prakash , Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari today said that violence has no place in politics and administration. "Whatever happened to Chief Secretary (Anshu Prakash)". "Did the chief minister have an altercation with any officer for providing relief to the people of Delhi suffering from sealing, or his MLAs misbehaved with any officer for regularising the unauthorised colonies in Delhi", ...

by | February 25, 2018 | 19:11

LaPierre defended Second Amendment rights and warned of a "socialist agenda" meant to strip firearms away from law-abiding citizens. "What they want is more restrictions on the law-abiding", LaPierre said on stage at the Conservative Political Action Conference outside Washington .

by | February 25, 2018 | 20:25

They're demanding that Congress take legislative action on gun control. "It's shameful for the president to be hiding behind the 17 victims of gun violence, and somehow make it all about him", said former Senior FBI Official Frank Figliuzzi.

by | February 25, 2018 | 20:17

Modi also sought a tight surveillance system to guard against misuse of public funds and asked those entrusted with the task of monitoring to do their job with full diligence. But unfortunately, in the Indian system, we politicians are accountable, the regulators are not", Mr Jaitley said, adding that if needed, the law will be tightened to punish fraudsters.

by | February 25, 2018 | 19:06

In the Women's race, Kenya's Helah Kiprop finished fifth behind Ethiopia's Birhane Dibaba who emerged victorious in a time of 2 hours 19 minutes and 51 seconds. Trailing six runners with just under 10km to go, Shitara ran like a man possessed to pass all but one of them. Hiroto Inoue improved on his 2017 eighth-place result and finished fifth in 2:06:54, and compatriot Ryo Kiname was seventh in 2:08:08.