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by | April 12, 2018 | 19:12

Cruz did not speak during Wednesday's hearing and he kept his head lowered, according to the South Florida Sun Sentinel . Cruz has one or two annuities, his defense told the court. He faces the death penalty if convicted. So far, the prosecution is rejecting this offer. The judge plans a ruling by April 27. "I really believe in my soul that the best thing for the families of the victims is to lock him up and throw (away) the key", Finkelstein said.

by | April 12, 2018 | 19:01

The interview, which airs in the U.S. on Sunday evening, is "going to shock the president and his team", a source told the political website Axios . Mr. Comey himself doesn't speak in the video. He is a good guy. Comey also claimed in Senate testimony that he was defamed by the administration over their justification of his termination.

by | April 12, 2018 | 18:56

At 11 a.m. the Knesset is scheduled to mark the day with its annual ceremony titled "Unto Every Person There is a Name", in which lawmakers recite names of victims of the Nazis for almost two hours. "Today, too, there's an extremist regime that's threatening us, threatening the peace of the entire world", Netanyahu said of Iran. Signed in July 2015, the deal has not stopped Iranian threats to destroy the Jewish state, clearly showing it's not "worth the paper it's written on".

by | April 12, 2018 | 18:31

King's body was discovered on Greenlee Road in Miami County. Investigators in OH identified a Jane Doe almost four decades after her death on Wednesday. The Miami County Jane Doe case was accepted as one of the first cases for the project. In 2009, her mitochondrial DNA profile was developed at the NamUs DNA lab at the University of North Texas.

by | April 12, 2018 | 18:11

REPORTING RESTRICTIONS HAVE been lifted in the Belfast rugby rape trial, meaning details heard in the trial of Paddy Jackson, Stuart Olding , Blane McIlroy and Rory Harrison in the absence of the jury can now be reported. Proceedings were dramatically delayed and the court cleared as the remark by Naomi Long, leader of the Alliance Party and now an MLA, was discussed at Belfast Crown Court.

by | April 12, 2018 | 17:53

Gusty southerly winds, up to 30-35 miles per hour, with a few afternoon storms, will be possible Friday . Sunday: Timing is still in question of the front's local impacts, but we're expecting widespread shower and storm activity on Sunday as the cold front pushes through the Big Bend and South Georgia.

by | April 12, 2018 | 17:45

Valverde's side never recovered from that early setback and spent the majority of the game pinned back in their own half, unable to get Lionel Messi into the game. Barcelona still remain unbeaten in La Liga and are due to face Sevilla in the Copa del Rey final. "Now we will have some tough days ahead of us, I have no doubt about that".

by | April 12, 2018 | 17:30

It said the chemical was "of high purity". Specialist officers secure a forensic tent covering a bench in Salisbury. United Kingdom foreign secretary Boris Johnson said the findings show there is "no alternative explanation" as to who is responsible for the attack of Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia.

by | April 12, 2018 | 17:20

Fire officials say they saved five people from the fire before the building's roof collapsed. In addition to attempted murder, Samuel Grady Adkins III is charged with aggravated assault and simple assault in the incident, which occurred between midnight and 1:38 a.m.

by | April 12, 2018 | 16:52

Friday is mainly cloudy with periods of rain beginning in late morning and potentially turning into freezing rain by evening as the mercury drops from 6 C to -4 C. Forecasters say this storm system will be slow moving, and there could be prolonged freezing rain in some areas both Saturday and Sunday, with strong winds, which may result in widespread power outages due to fallen tree limbs and power lines.

by | April 12, 2018 | 16:54

The OPCW, in its statement, said its technical Secretariat has asked the Syrian government to make the necessary arrangements for the deployment of a fact-finding mission. This is in contrast to an incident one year ago in which USA intelligence agencies had video and other evidence of certain aspects of the actual attack, which involved the use of Sarin gas.

by | April 12, 2018 | 16:42

Confirming the news, an official statement read, "Ali Shams Dost was killed with seven other policemen during the clashes and some parts of the district governor's compound was also torched". He said eight government security forces were injured in the fighting. "Afghan civilians continue to suffer, caught in the conflict, in ways that are preventable; this must stop now", said Ingrid Hayden, the secretary-general's deputy special representative for Afghanistan.

by | April 12, 2018 | 16:17

William George Davis, 34, of Hallsville, was booked into the Smith County Jail on Tuesday, and his bond was set at $2 million. "We are now investigating up to seven incidents at CHRISTUS" that have occurred since June, the police chief said.

by | April 12, 2018 | 15:51

The national elections commission said that with 65 percent of the ballots counted, President Ilham Aliyev had received 86 percent of the vote in an early presidential election. 894 worldwide and about 59,000 local observers observed the elections . In his telegram on occasion of Aliyev's re-election, Putin noted that his "convincing victory in the election clearly proves Aliyev's high political authority and shows the appreciation of his merits in solving topical social and economic ...

by | April 12, 2018 | 15:38

A large number of protesters including those from opposition parties and Tamil groups were armed with black flags carrying the message "Go Back Modi". In addition to a video released on Thursday coinciding with Modi's Chennai visit, the " Makkal Needhi Maiam " founder wrote an open letter to the PM, in the wake of agitations gripping the state due to the injustice meted out to them by Centre in the Cauvery water issue .

by | April 12, 2018 | 15:18

Deloitte said this was the first time since the spring of 2016 - before the European Union referendum - that Brexit had fallen behind any other potential risk facing businesses, although admitted that some of the weakness seen in the economy will have come as a result of the vote to leave the EU.

by | April 12, 2018 | 15:13

The accused was denied bail at Southport Magistrates Court on Wednesday and ordered to undergo the testing as the woman, who was a virgin, now faces an excruciating wait for the test results. Carlos Harper, 40, is accused of violently raping a woman in an apartment in the 16000 block of Henderson Pass Monday, according to the San Antonio Police Department.

by | April 12, 2018 | 13:59

Kensington Palace on Tuesday named a number of the 1,200 persons, selected due to their solid leadership and local community support, who have been encouraged in to the lands of Windsor Castle in the wedding day to combine the parties. Also on the list is Amelia Thompson, 12, who was caught up in the suicide bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester that killed 22 people past year.

by | April 12, 2018 | 13:12

Shen Xinan, Tiantian's paternal grandfather, told Beijing News that the baby will be told that his parents are overseas, waiting until he is older to tell him what actually happened. Given the legal ambiguity around untransplanted embryos, the group had to look outside the country. Baby Tiantian was born in December 2017, four years after his parents died in a vehicle crash in Jiangsu.

by | April 12, 2018 | 13:01

When Syrian regime forces stepped up their bombardment on Eastern Ghouta at the end of February hundreds of families took shelter in basements - they returned this week but were suffocated to death there. U.S. President Donald Trump was expected to unveil on Tuesday what he has promised would be a "forceful" response to the latest episode. Shortly after the chemical attack the area surrounding the hospital was hit with barrel bombs, reports the White Helmets, which prevented ambulances ...

by | April 12, 2018 | 12:51

Overall, Amnesty recorded at least 993 executions in 23 countries a year ago - a figure that marked a drop from 2016, when there was 1,032 executions, though the group says both are dramatic underestimates of the real totals. The findings also highlights a massive blind spot. Forty years on, the region has witnessed remarkable progress against the death penalty. Iran has the highest known figure despite an 11% drop on 2016, executing at least 507 people, with at least 31 death sentences ...

by | April 12, 2018 | 12:36

But after surviving the hosts' first-half onslaught, Liverpool hit back with goals from Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino to secure their place in the last four. "We need money to buy and to play in that level all the time ". "It's hard when Salah's goal at Anfield is offside and it's different when Gabriel Jesus' goal at Anfield is offside".

by | April 12, 2018 | 12:35

An Iranian news agency affiliated with the regime in Tehran claimed on Tuesday that seven Iranians were killed in the attack on Syria's T-4 airbase. Israel has yet to deny or confirm responsibility for the attack. Israel is believed to have carried out numerous raids inside Syria since 2013, targeting the regime and the Lebanon-based terror group Hezbollah, which is backed by Iran.

by | April 12, 2018 | 11:50

He also said the BJP fully supports the stand taken by Minister for Town and Country Planning Vijai Sardesai on the GPPDA issue, as he is the part of the state coalition government. The top major parties, BJP and INC, have delayed submitting their audit reports by an average of nearly 6 months, the report said. BJP declared an income of Rs 1,034.27 crore to the Election Commission.

by | April 12, 2018 | 11:36

Crowe tied for the team lead with five birdies in his final round at Gaston Country Club, including three on the front nine. "He belongs at the top level of league play". As is the case with all high school-level boys golf matches, teams tally together their four lowest scores to achieve a stroke total. In the second round, he finished with a birdie on 18.