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by | March 12, 2018 | 18:04

It's the second exploding package death in the past 10 days in Austin. Neighbors were evacuated to a city bus that had been on its morning route in the area. House's death was initially called a homicide, but police said they considered it a "suspicious death" because they didn't know whether House had constructed the bomb himself and accidentally detonated it, according to Fox News .

by | March 12, 2018 | 18:50

Leaders of Kenya's ruling Jubilee party, led by Deputy President William Ruto, have lauded last week's meeting between President Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition leader Raila Odinga, saying it sets the pace for peace and reconciliation in the country.

by | March 12, 2018 | 17:33

Jennings was drafted by the Bucks in 2009 as the 10th overall pick. Brandon Jennings will be heading back to the Bucks. The 28-year-old is an eight-year National Basketball Association veteran, playing for Milwaukee, Detroit, Orlando, New York and Washington.

by | March 12, 2018 | 16:31

As per the reports, the shoe was thrown by a former seminary student during Sharif's visit to Jamia Naeemia seminary in Garhi Shahu. The police have identified the person as Talha Munawwar. Meanwhile, police have released the local leader of Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) Youth Wing in a case pertaining to hurling abuses at Pakistan People's Party leader Asif Zardari on social media.

by | March 12, 2018 | 16:54

Chung first met with Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi. Yang touted the "positive changes" on the Korean peninsula. "The dramatic developments unfolding on the Korean Peninsula seem to conform with efforts to bring the denuclearization drive for the Korean Peninsula back on track and also with the direction of the UN Security Council resolutions", he added.

by | March 12, 2018 | 16:11

Trump struck an unusually optimistic tone on the fate of the North American Free Trade Agreement, but repeated his threat to quit the pact if the talks fall short. Bush's administration, said the flaw in Trump basing his tariffs on national security was that military allies could ask to be excluded, undermining the president's stated goal of protecting domestic steel and aluminum mill jobs.

by | March 12, 2018 | 17:34

He also emphasized the need for relations and cooperation between the two ports of Chabahar and Gwadar, saying that these two ports can act as complementary to each other. Zarif is also expected to hold meetings with President Mamnoon Hussain and Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi. Zarif further said the Islamic Republic also seeks to promote its banking relations with Pakistan and boost preferred tariffs levied on traded goods.

by | March 12, 2018 | 17:04

The United States sold arms to at least 98 countries, and a large portion of US exports were comprised of combat and transport aircraft. 'These deals and further major contracts signed in 2017 will ensure that the United States of America remains the largest arms exporter in the coming years, ' she added.

by | March 12, 2018 | 16:40

Tillerson "to deal with urgent work" back home. Tillerson arrived in Nairobi on Friday as part of a five-nation tour of Africa that includes Ethiopia, Chad, Nigeria and Djibouti. Tillerson's agenda is still unclear in this country, shaken by the unexpected meeting this week between President Uhuru Kenyatta and his rival Raila Odinga that resulted in the mutual commitment to work together for the unity and reconciliation of the people of Kenya.

by | March 12, 2018 | 16:22

With the spell out, Aguero is set to miss City's Monday clash at Stoke City in the Premier League along with Argentina's worldwide friendlies against Italy and Spain. He became the club's all-time leading scorer this term but Aguero has been eyeing his 200th Manchester City goal for quite some time, and was unable to find the net in recent victories against Arsenal (twice) and Chelsea.

by | March 12, 2018 | 15:58

According to published reports, Hand is charged in connection to the murder of 15-year-old Tracy Gilpin in October 1986. A North Carolina man has been arrested in the cold case murder more than 31 years ago of a MA teen, authorities said Sunday.

by | March 12, 2018 | 15:29

Saturday night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 10 p.m. More snow chances Tuesday before we start to dry out again, and these snow showers again should be around during part of the morning drive. "Through the day showers just keep on coming really, merging into longer spells of rain especially across western parts of Wales and south-west England".

by | March 12, 2018 | 15:14

On Sunday night, she told Lesley Stahl of " 60 Minutes " that she's " more misunderstood than anything ". Asked whether she was suggesting that the number of false accusations was as high as the number of actual rapes or assaults, DeVos said , "I don't know".

by | March 12, 2018 | 13:30

Japan's finance minister admitted Monday that official papers related to a favouritism scandal dogging Prime Minister Shinzo Abe had been altered, but denied any plans to step down over the row. Sagawa WAS later promoted to the top of the National Tax Agency, but he was forced to quit on Friday amid growing criticism for allegedly making false parliamentary remarks on the matter.

by | March 12, 2018 | 14:25

Anne is obviously very upset. He was under 23-day trial in the year 1989 for eight counts of tax fraud spanning 15 years and which involved more than £800,000. Only Fools and Horses actor John Challis was one of the first to pay his respects, tweeting: "So sorry to hear we have lost Ken Dodd.I met him once and I've never forgotten it.

by | March 12, 2018 | 14:49

Fifteen candidates are running to fill four Legislative Council seats once held by pro-democracy lawmakers who were ousted from public office over invalid oaths of office. Numerous first people to cast ballots at a polling station AFP visited early on Sunday were more elderly and supportive of the city's pro-Beijing establishment.

by | March 12, 2018 | 13:57

Speaking about the rollout, NSW Minister for Transport and Infrastructure Andrew Constance said the new technology put NSW among a "handful of transport networks around the world" using the technology. "After overwhelmingly positive customer feedback, were adding more services, more modes and more card providers", 9News reported Constance as saying.

by | March 12, 2018 | 13:07

An upstate NY mom has been charged after her nine-month-old baby boy was found by strangers crawling alone in the middle of a busy road. Bryan Coromato tells the Observer-Dispatch on Saturday officers watched the video, which shows good Samaritans stopping their cars to attend to the crying baby.

by | March 12, 2018 | 13:31

The plane can reportedly carry 78 passengers and firefighters were at the scene trying to extinguish a fire, BBC reported quoting local news site My Republica. "We are in the process of putting out the fire and rescuing the passengers", airport spokesman Prem Nath Thakur said to reporters. The private carrier US-Bangla Airlines spread its wings beyond the Bangladeshi airspace on May 15 in 2016 with its maiden worldwide flight to Kathmandu .

by | March 12, 2018 | 11:27

The North Korean leader's final goal is to sign a peace agreement with the United States and establish diplomatic ties , possibly including the opening of a U.S. They also dismissed criticism that Trump's decision to meet elevated the North Korean leader on an global stage. The United States will make no concessions, he added, and will continue to push its economic sanctions against the country ahead of the meeting, tentatively scheduled for May.

by | March 12, 2018 | 11:01

According to local media reports the attack took place near the Iranian embassy in the Austrian capital. "We do not know to what extent there is a connection here and any motive remains unclear", he said. The assailants have been arrested by the British police. Police have ordered reinforcements around all diplomatic missions in the Austrian capital, which is also home to many worldwide organisations.

by | March 12, 2018 | 11:27

Myanmar government spokesman Zaw Htay says the bulldozing is mainly to prepare burned areas for resettlement and reconstruction. A harsh security response to attacks by Rohingya insurgents on 25 August sent members of the mostly stateless minority fleeing to Bangladesh and saw more than 350 villages destroyed by fire in western Myanmar's Rakhine state.

by | March 12, 2018 | 11:49

Overall, the Big East saw six teams get into the tournament. Along with Houston and Texas Southern , seven teams will represent the state of Texas in this year's tournament, though Baylor will not. Davis is well aware, however, that if the Aggies defeat Providence, North Carolina is probably looming. Thanks to a three-game win streak to close the regular season, the Aggies were not on the bubble heading into the SEC Tournament.

by | March 12, 2018 | 12:24

Following Mr Trump's lead in the Twittersphere, Malcolm Turnbull showed his gratitude for the allegiance. President Trump has tweeted this morning that the USA is working very quickly on a security agreement so that it doesn't impose steel or aluminium tariffs on Australia.

by | March 12, 2018 | 10:37

Get prep sports breaking news alerts from the Gwinnett Daily Post staff delivered to your email. The junior lefty was strong until his last out and stranded two runners after a Virginia error in the seventh. So has Pittsburgh transfer Cameron Johnson. "Just as much as their defense is hard to play against, their offense has a funky pace to it as well". "I wanted to run a little faster, but the meet as a whole was definitely my best athletic performance since high school".

by | March 12, 2018 | 09:53

We stand on the brink of war, not a war of bullets and bombs, but a war of retaliatory tariffs and punitive trade restrictions that will squeeze American workers and harm the most vulnerable among us. China's and India's industrial expansions have fueled massive overcapacity, hitting margins in the United States and Europe. Brushing off public concern from top Republicans in the Congress, President Donald Trump on Tuesday once more made clear that he is ready to slap new tariffs on ...

by | March 12, 2018 | 09:50

Canadians can breathe easier today - but just a little - after Donald Trump spared this country from his harsh, new tariffs on steel and aluminum imports into the United States. Speaking earlier at a Cabinet meeting at the White House, Mr Trump singled out Australia when he said he may exempt countries with which the U.S.

by | March 12, 2018 | 08:39

It is believed Jo Min-ki's son Jo Gyeong-hyeon reached the funeral at 9:30pm; he is now serving his mandatory military service. The family is in deep sorrow that we couldn't even have a comprehensible conversation. Mr Jo, 52, was best known for his roles in a number of television series, including "Love and Ambition", but had been fired in February from his position as a drama professor at Cheongju University after eight women came forward to allege that he had raped and sexually assaulted ...

by | March 12, 2018 | 09:09

Earlier, Bennett said that the coalition crisis was being "manufactured" by Netanyahu , who could easily resolve it. U.S. President Donald Trump has threatened to withdraw the United States from the agreement unless Congress and European allies help "fix" it with a follow-up pact.

by | March 12, 2018 | 08:52

During the meeting, the USA president allegedly said that until now, France, Germany and the United Kingdom, the three European Union signatories to the deal, only proposed "cosmetic changes" that he did not find satisfactory, the Axios news website reported .

by | March 12, 2018 | 09:03

Several players were visibly annoyed with the delays caused by supporters breaking on to the field of play, with Mark Noble , the captain, hurling the first pitch invader to the ground and James Collins becoming involved in a heated exchange with another.

by | March 12, 2018 | 08:25

Kaylee Muthart, the 20-year-old woman who gouged her own eyes out outside a SC church while high on crystal meth , said she thought it was a " sacrifice " to God. But despite such tragedy and now having to live a life without sight, Muthart insists her life is "more lovely than before". Her eyes had to go. 'It's a awful thing, but I'm still thankful because God spared her life, ' she added.

by | March 12, 2018 | 08:21

Hours before "Saturday Night Live" aired, Donald Trump was serving up some of his own comedy. Lamb, a 33-year-old Marine veteran and former assistant USA attorney, led by 3 points in an Emerson College poll released last week. He has run few TV ads in recent weeks. A Republican candidate did not make it into the runoff election in that heavily Democratic district. Pennsylvania's 18th Congressional District has an estimated 17,000 steelworkers and nearly 90,000 voters from union households.

by | March 12, 2018 | 08:21

Already a two-time victor on the European Tour this year, Shubhankar was placed four strokes behind the Argentine at the halfway mark and knowing the daily grind on this demanding layout, a couple of strokes lost or gained will make a lot of difference.

by | March 12, 2018 | 07:00

The Cavaliers are fresh off an ACC tournament championship and enter with a record of 31-2. Purdue won 19 straight games and seemed poised to win the Big Ten until a 3-game losing streak. Who will be this year's Cinderella team? How do any of these three teams deserve a 2-seed over the Spartans, or even the Michigan Wolverines for that matter? Top three seeds Kansas, Duke and Michigan State have combined for 271 wins in 118 tournament appearances, 39 Final Fours and 10 national ...