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by | August 26, 2017 | 01:17

Federal authorities have approved a politically conservative group's application to hold a rally at Crissy Field in San Francisco on Saturday, Aug. The mayor urged locals to instead attend city-hosted events on Friday and Saturday that he said would focus on "inclusion, compassion and love rather than hate".

by | August 26, 2017 | 01:17

The boy further says in the video that he moved to Syria from America with his family two years ago. There, he says, he and mother learned the "correct Islamic creed". "It's going to end in your hands". "It's significant that he identifies his father as a former U.S. soldier and makes an overt threat to Trump", Mia Bloom, a Georgia State University professor who is now conducting research on how children become involved in terrorist organisations, told The Beast.

by | August 26, 2017 | 01:03

It has been reported that the attacker is in critical condition while both soldiers were lightly injured. "We do consider it a terror attack", Natus said. "We are following the situation closely". The attack took place on Boulevard Emile Jacqmain in the centre of Brussels . "I live right in front of the station".

by | August 26, 2017 | 01:03

Mr. Cohn is a former executive at Goldman Sachs. Sanders also made a point of noting that most of Cohn's interview focused on tax reform, the legislative priority of Congress and the administration at the moment. Cohn said that, despite pressure, he would not leave his White House role. "Gary has not held back how he feels about the situation, he's been very open and honest.

by | August 26, 2017 | 00:49

According to reports pouring-in Ram Rahim will stay at the Ambala court under Army supervision. Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh criticised his counterpart in the state of Haryana for allowing so many of Singh's followers to travel to Chandigarh .

by | August 26, 2017 | 00:43

Shinawatra faces up to 10 years in prison if found guilty in a rice subsidy scheme case. A guilty verdict for Yingluck on Friday would trigger a life ban from politics, taking out a key family member whose star power and adroit public relations stands apart from the dour elderly generals who now rule Thailand.

by | August 26, 2017 | 00:39

Witnesses told Reuters gunmen threw grenades and then entered the mosque. The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack. Muhammad Salem Almas, the head of the Kabul police criminal investigation division, who was at the scene, said two attackers had entered the compound, although other police officials put the number at four.

by | August 26, 2017 | 00:39

Officers stopped the man and attempted to arrest him when he was found with a knife outside the palace on Friday evening. Witnesses described seeing a man with a sword attacking a police officer. "The London Ambulance Service were called and they were treated at the scene". "Officers are on scene at the Mall outside Buckingham Palace". 'No other persons have been reported injured.

by | August 26, 2017 | 00:40

Under the new sanctions, USA banks are now barred from "dealings in new debt and equity issued by the government of Venezuela and its state oil company", the White House said in a statement . Maduro's moves come after the nearly 90% drop in profits at Petroleos de Venezuela SA previous year amid declining output and a drop in oil prices.

by | August 26, 2017 | 00:40

You can't put a price tag on looking good if you are a leader, but there have been raised eyebrows (plucked of course) at the makeup bill of the French president. Confirming the cost of the makeup on Friday, Macron's staff were at pains to point out that the bill was smaller than that of his predecessors and said it was a temporary situation that would soon by be replaced by a less costly arrangement.

by | August 25, 2017 | 02:07

Koirala National Centre for Respiratory Diseases in Tanahun", it said. The ministry added that New Delhi and Kathmandu also signed the agreement on cooperation in the field of standardization and conformity assessment. India today said security interests of India and Nepal are inter-linked and inter-dependent and cooperation in Defence and Security sectors is an important feature of their partnership.

by | August 25, 2017 | 02:04

When the two leaders met in Sochi on Wednesday, Netanyahu told Putin that any peace deal in Syria must entail the full withdrawal of any Iranian forces from the area. Unfortunately, Israel has "relatively little leverage" over the Russians, said Dr. Jonathan Schanzer, senior vice president of research at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies.

by | August 25, 2017 | 02:05

The email, CNN reports , was sent around the time of the June 2016 Trump Tower meeting arranged by Donald Trump Jr . with a Russian lawyer under the guise of obtaining damaging information about Democrat Hillary Clinton . In March, CNN reported that Kislyak is considered by United States intelligence to be one of Russia's top spies and spy-recruiters in Washington, citing senior USA government officials.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:41

But as the rest of the euro zone stumbled from crisis to crisis over the past decade, the German public grew uneasy about keeping the gold overseas. Some 36.6% or 1236t remains in New York's Federal Reserve Bank and 12.8% or 432t is held at the Bank of England.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:39

In that tweet, Trump said the country had been "divided for decade, but will come together again". To pacify the event, Boston Police Commissioner William Evans said 500 police officers have been dispatched to the scene to keep conflicting groups apart.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:37

Didn't the SDF and the coalition know that the place was full of civilians? Photo courtesy of Raqqa Campaign. At least 725 civilians have been killed in coalition airstrikes since the offensive to retake Raqqa began June 6, according to Airwars , a London-based monitoring organization that works with local activists, human rights groups and the Pentagon.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:35

The roof of the two-story hotel collapsed, leaving at least two bodies dangling from the building, a witness said . Witnesses say two missiles hit the hotel located in an area a 150 kilometres southwest of the capital, Sanaa. Saudi officials have insisted their aircraft avoid civilian targets, but hospitals , schools and other civilian facilities have been struck by Saudi warplanes.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:32

South of the Mouth of the Rio Grande, Texas to Boca de Catan Mexico. "When it does make landfall, it is expected to ... not move for several days, which is why we expect the rainfall to be the most devastating", Griffin said . Harvey , with 80 miles per hour winds and churning along at about 10 miles per hour in the Gulf of Mexico, could dump as much as 25 inches of rain after it makes landfall late Friday or Saturday.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:29

Jackson asserts that Kaepernick has been punished for participating in "legitimate, American and free protests against abusive behavior toward black people". The rally was organized by several activists and civil rights organizations, including the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, the Justice League NYC, the National Action Network, The People's Consortium, and the Empowerment Movement.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:25

Instead, it released a report summary that described each of the 27 protected areas scrutinized as "unique". "President Trump made a promise when he was here campaigning that he would abolish this monument". In it, he tells the AP that none of those 27 national monuments should be eliminated. Woodrow Wilson almost halved the acreage of Mount Olympus National Monument, which Theodore Roosevelt had established six years earlier.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:27

They will also exchange views on finding a solution to North Korea's nuclear development and provocations, ministry officials said . The Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control named sanctions against China-based Dandong Rich Earth Trading Co., Gefest-M and Mingzheng International Trading - noting in a statement that each company has provided financial services and delivery of material for use in building nuclear and ballistic missiles.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:28

The guidance is expected to be issued in the coming days and would deny prospective transgender recruits as well as stop funding for procedural medical treatments for transgender service members. We call on those who spoke out against this ban when President Trump originally announced it, including Sen. Trump, in a series of tweets , said that he arrived at this decision after holding consultations with military generals and experts.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:23

If you're a student who got their results on Thursday-or the parent of one-you probably already know that those two subjects no longer carry the familiar A*-G grades, but instead are now marked from 9 (the highest) down to 1. "I so pleased with my results". "I find the subject very interesting". Initial results also indicate that the proportion of pupils in Cumbria achieving higher grades (A*- A under last year's definition and Grade 7+ under this year's system) has been maintained in ...

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:23

This clearly identifies the whole issue of privacy . "The right to privacy and the protection of sexual orientation lie at the core of the fundamental rights guaranteed by Articles 14, 15, and 21 of the Constitution ". An absolute right can not be reduced or amended. ■ Informational privacy is a facet of the right to privacy . We can't say every encroachment of privacy is to be elevated to fundamental right.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:26

Macau's government broadcaster TDM said Typhoon Hato, a maximum signal 10 storm, was the strongest since 1968 to hit the city. Macau's chief executive, Chui Sai On, pledged August 24 that the government would work diligently alleviate the damage caused by the strong typhoon and help residents resume their normal lives as quickly as possible.