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by | April 20, 2018 | 22:47

Cracking is seen in a wall that lies along the Hayward fault in the East Bay, considered by the U.S. Geological Survey to be more risky than the infamous San Andreas Fault. The Hayward Fault was named California's " tectonic time bomb " in 2007 by seismologist Tom Brocher, due to the growing risk for 2 million Bay Area people that live above it.

by | April 20, 2018 | 22:47

Sixty-four per cent say state and local law enforcement should limit their cooperation with federal immigration officials. Salesses said the federal government had asked California to provide 237 National Guard troops to two sectors near the Mexican border.

by | April 20, 2018 | 22:43

Zimbabwe left the Commonwealth network of 53 mostly former territories of the British Empire in 2003 after Robert Mugabe , who had ruled Zimbabwe from its independence in 1980, came under criticism over disputed elections and land seizures from white farmers.

by | April 20, 2018 | 22:37

The British Prime Minister, Theresa May, was convening a meeting of her Cabinet on Thursday afternoon, at which she is expected to make the case for supporting the U.S. Donald Trump declares "mission accomplished" over Syria missile strike. Trump canceled a foreign trip in order to manage a crisis that is testing his vow to stand up to Assad.

by | April 20, 2018 | 22:27

Russia , Donald Trump's campaign and Wikileaks are being sued by the Democratic Party, which alleges they conspired to disrupt the 2016 United States presidential election. Trump, administration officials and campaign aides all deny they conspired with the Russian active measures campaign. "Trump's closest political adviser, Roger Stone , also appeared to have advance knowledge of specific plans by WikiLeaks to disseminate some of this information".

by | April 20, 2018 | 21:58

Trump's claims that he bought any portion of his father's real estate empire were disproven by his father's will, which stated that Fred Trump retained ownership of his properties until his death in 1999. "The project could offer a clear, supposedly authoritative declaration of his status as a player, and while numerous super-rich wanted to keep their names off the ranking, Trump was desperate to scale it".

by | April 20, 2018 | 21:53

He's competed for the Palme d'Or nine times with "The Element of Crime" (1984), "Europa" (1991), "Breaking the Waves" (1996), "The Idiots" (1998), " Dancer in the Dark " (2000), "Dogville" (2003), "Manderlay" (2005), "Antichrist" (2009), and " Melancholia " (2011).

by | April 20, 2018 | 21:38

The unemployment rate in the Bradenton-Sarasota region fell again in March and remains one of the lowest in the state. The state agency says that in the a year ago, the number of nonfarm jobs in Idaho grew by 3.3 percent for a total of 23,300 jobs.

by | April 20, 2018 | 21:23

To give schools and parents time to prepare, "walk-in" demonstrations will be held Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday before the walkout Thursday. Teachers recognize the important role local schools play in the lives of children, and it's time politicians did the same.

by | April 20, 2018 | 21:13

Portland subbed in deep reserves like rookie Caleb Swanigan with seven-plus minutes remaining, trailing 107-79, which was the Pelicans' biggest lead of the night up to that stage. This type of efficient bench scoring will need to be an integral part of the game for Portland , should they wish to not go down 3-0. Every time it looked like the Blazers may go on a run to make things interesting, the Pelicans made a run of their own to extend their lead back out.

by | April 20, 2018 | 21:00

Turkish television pictures showed a baffled Gunes clutching his head in pain before falling to the turf after being hit by the projectile. A Fenerbahce fan is apprehended by police after the game is delayed. Following the events, Besiktas president Fikret Orman voiced his dismay at the situation, saying: "It is a sad day for Turkish football". That came after a first half delay of five minutes when objects from the stands rained down on the players.

by | April 20, 2018 | 20:48

A federal district judge blocked Ohio's enforcement of the law in 2016 that would have denied Planned Parenthood clinics the last $1.3 million in federal funds the state had been sending them for HIV testing, contraception, breast and cervical cancer screenings, sex education, and other health services not tied to abortion.

by | April 20, 2018 | 20:24

The stock of Direct Line Insurance Group plc (LON:DLG) has "Sell" rating given on Wednesday, January 27 by Shore Capital. Berenberg downgraded the stock to "Hold" rating in Tuesday, January 16 report. The company was upgraded on Monday, August 31 by Vetr. Air Canada provides the US transbonder and worldwide airline services. The company designs, sources, markets, and sells clothing, shoes, accessories, and beauty products through the Websites to a market of 16 to 30 year old consumers.

by | April 20, 2018 | 19:28

Rain and snow showers taper off Friday afternoon and evening as high pressure builds east from the Great Lakes. East southeast wind 11 to 14 miles per hour. Tonight: Partly cloudy with lows in the lower 30's. The wind will blow from the north and gust up to 25 miles per hour. On Saturday we will have enough moisture for a few showers, however, the best chance for thundershowers will be near midnight when a cool front moves through the region.

by | April 20, 2018 | 19:01

Mr Lavrov said: "There were military leadership contacts, between generals, between our representatives and the coalition leadership". "Now, we have no moral obligations". Mr Lavrov also claimed the missile strikes had removed a "moral obligation" that had been preventing it from delivering a cache of S-300 missiles to the Syrian regime.

by | April 20, 2018 | 18:45

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC ) is seeking help to identify the person who had covered an endangered gopher tortoise with spray paint. She said she believes this was intentional. "Even if he was like 'in the line of fire, ' if they were painting something or marking something there should just be like a strip or a splatter", she said.

by | April 20, 2018 | 17:38

The Basque militant group ETA on Friday offered an unprecedented apology for the pain caused during its more than four decades of armed campaign for independence from Spain and France , and vowed not to return to violence. The organization added that as a result of errors or erroneous decisions, it had also caused victims "who did not have a direct involvement in the conflict, both in Basque Country as well as outside it".

by | April 20, 2018 | 17:12

John Bolton is a former United Nation's Ambassador and is a North Korean Hardliner. What South Korea hopes from the summit is that this summit will be well making progresses and then it will be followed by a summit between USA president Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un expected to take place in late May or early June this year.

by | April 20, 2018 | 17:04

In an interview with VICE News on Thursday, Schumer said that he'd be introducing new legislation that aims to decriminalize marijuana at a federal level - as opposed to the piecemeal process of decriminalizing state by state. Schumer also told Vice News the legislation will "maintain federal authority to regulate marijuana advertising in the same way it does alcohol and tobacco".

by | April 20, 2018 | 16:57

The court asked the election commission to discuss the new date with the state before announcing it. As the rules provide for 21 days' time between the last date of nomination and the first day of polling, the original polling days of May 1, 3 and 5 are likely to change.

by | April 20, 2018 | 16:59

The man's death brings the total number of fatalities up to at leat 35 since March 30. Demonstrators began gathering close to the fence separating Israel from Gaza, where nearly 1.3 million of the small territory's two million inhabitants are refugees, to demand the right to return to their pre-1948 homes.

by | April 20, 2018 | 16:49

Meanwhile, the government and RBI have stepped up hard work to impel in more cash into states who are experiencing currency crunch. Noting that the currency note shortage has become very acute in several states, he said, "many bank branches do not have sufficient cash to cater to withdrawals by customers".

by | April 20, 2018 | 16:44

SAFEMA provides for forfeiture of ill-gotten properties of smugglers, foreign exchange manipulators and their kith and kin. However, Dawood's sister and mother challenged the government action. Past year on November 14, SAFEMA auctioned three Mumbai-based properties owned by Dawood. The government sealed the properties in 1988 under a law allowing the takeover of properties of smugglers, foreign exchange manipulators and their relatives.

by | April 20, 2018 | 16:33

Earlier, 32 people had been sentenced to life imprisonment by the court in August 2012. Kodnani was sentenced to 28 years of imprisonment, while Babu Bajrangi got a life until death sentence. The SIT court had handed out enhanced life imprisonment to seven accused out of the 32 total accused while giving the remaining accused simple life imprisonment, said the TOI report.

by | April 20, 2018 | 15:55

While currency supply increased by Rs 45,000 crore in the first 13 days of April, "unusual spurt in demand" was seen more in some parts of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh and Bihar , the ministry said. "Sir, with due respect, the cash shortage in banks and ATMs is neither sudden nor temporary". The FM said that he had reviewed the currency situation which, he said, is not too much to be alarmed about.