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by | July 31, 2018 | 09:41

Fire officials say the erratic behavior of the blaze, stoked by high winds and triple-digit temperatures, has complicated efforts to contain the conflagration. The insurance company has suggested her family relocate elsewhere, but in her husband's line of work, Shyla said, that's not possible: He needs to be within 20 minutes of the office so he can be ready to head out with his crew within the hour if a fire hits.

by | July 30, 2018 | 23:46

The report came the same week that US President Trump tweeted a threat to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani. But we're working with our partners and allies to try and get Iran to change its behavior and stop its action across the region.

by | July 30, 2018 | 23:02

While that was the strongest performance since the third quarter of 2014, it was not the best since the recession ended in mid-2009. That was almost double the first quarter rate of 2.2 percent and the strongest pace in almost four years.

by | July 30, 2018 | 22:49

A senior Taliban official told VOA on Friday that Alice Wells, the State Department's deputy assistant secretary for South and Central Asia, led the American delegation in the meeting in Doha. Not all of the roughly 14,000 United States troops now in Afghanistan have pulled back to cities. Until now, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani's national security team has said it is ready to hold talks with the Taliban at any time and that their allies, including the United States, should participate ...

by | July 30, 2018 | 22:00

Police said two suspects stood over that man and shot him multiple times. Police haven't named the suspects but have said one was armed with a pistol and the other was armed with a long gun. "It was very intentional but we don't know right now that its gang related". The circumstances surrounding the shooting is also unknown. "We need them to know that they can trust us and come to us".

by | July 30, 2018 | 18:24

Investigators had pored through whatever evidence and testimony at their perusal and even re-enacted the air turnback over the South China Sea using flight simulators that clearly indicated it could only be done through manual inputs and not by autopilot.

by | July 30, 2018 | 18:20

U.S. President Donald Trump's conciliatory approach during his July 16 meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin was widely criticized in Washington. In Helsinki, Trump emphasized, "I beat Hillary Clinton easily", and in the ensuing days, he repeatedly stated, "There was no collusion". USA intelligence agencies concluded past year that Moscow waged an influence campaign to help Trump win the White House by hacking into Democratic Party computers and using fake social media accounts ...

by | July 30, 2018 | 17:28

Earlier, Mr Nugroho tweeted pictures of houses with collapsed roofs and walls. "Residents refused to enter their houses as prolonged aftershocks are still being felt", he said. Around 40 people were injured and many fled into open fields away from collapsed buildings. Damage to a building on the tourist island after the quake.

by | July 30, 2018 | 17:22

An global flotilla, meant to draw the world's attention to the suffering of Palestinians under an inhumane Israeli blockade on the Gaza Strip , is nearing the coastal enclave's waters. Two boats remained behind after a recent stop in Palermo. This time, the Freedom Flotilla Coalition said most of the activists were European, but also came from Malaysia, the United States, and Israel.

by | July 30, 2018 | 17:13

But his behavior doesn't quite line up with a clear strategy, legal experts say. "They definitely don't want Trump! ". Giuliani took to the airwaves Monday to keep up the president's attacks on Mueller, who is heading the Russian Federation probe, and faulted him for failing to publicly buttress Trump's position regarding a leaked recording of a tape between Trump and his longtime lawyer Michael Cohen discussing a payment involving a former Playboy playmate.

by | July 30, 2018 | 16:32

In response to criticism of the register, home minister Rajnath Singh said: "It is only a draft and not the final list, each one will be given a chance to make a claim of citizenship and any objections". A lot of them settled in Assam, which has a near-165-mile (270km) border with Bangladesh. "Every person whose name was in the first draft but is missing from final draft will be given an individual letter to file claim for her/his non-inclusion during claims and objections", he said.

by | July 30, 2018 | 14:26

Meanwhile officials said a second firefighter died fighting a huge blaze to the south near Yosemite National Park. The children's mother, Sherry Bledsoe, was quoted by the newspaper as saying, "My kids are deceased, that's all I can say", as she left the sheriff's office on Saturday.

by | July 30, 2018 | 12:30

I have to see a better Zimbabwe for my kids. Mugabe, one of the last "Big Men" of African politics, still looms large over Zimbabwean society and his comments may yet influence the first vote without his name on the ballot paper since the country gained independence from Britain in 1980.

by | July 30, 2018 | 10:15

The videos that led Facebook to impose the short posting ban are believed to be the same ones that led YouTube to act. Infowars ingrate Alex Jones has found a way to dodge the consequences of his YouTube strike. On YouTube, channels that receive three strikes within three months are terminated. Facebook notified Jones of his previous violations and also informed him that a 30-day ban was imminent if he violated the community standards again.

by | July 29, 2018 | 22:32

Trump has repeatedly denied having any knowledge about the meeting and told The New York Times in July 2017 that he " didn't know anything " about it. " Michael Cohen is getting caught up in his lies", Giuliani said in an interview with the Washington Post . A list of potential questions for Trump compiled by the president's legal team following conversations with investigators and released earlier this year made clear that Mueller is interested in some of Trump's tweets to the extent ...

by | July 29, 2018 | 18:30

Tamimi and her mother Nariman, who was also jailed, were released early on Sunday morning and taken back to the occupied West Bank, Israeli Prison Service spokesman Assaf Librati said. Her village in the West Bank is known for weekly protests against land seizures by Israel , leading to confrontations with the military and Jewish settlers.

by | July 28, 2018 | 22:10

The number may also include some children who were already released to a different family member or friend. Odom said her group does not know where the children, aged 9 and 14, have been taken. 46 children whose parents who have "red flags" resulting from an unspecified "case file review". That's how many parents won't be reunified with their children because they either have criminal records or declined to be reunified, according to the government.

by | July 28, 2018 | 22:02

Ron DeSantis of the new Democratic breakout star from NY. "And that was reflected in the donors", Trent said. This isn't the first time Ocasio-Cortez has used Twitter to target her detractors. While figures from both parties say her policies are too progressive and socialist, her supporters claim that she and others like her represent a real threat to the status quo and have simply rattled the establishment.

by | July 28, 2018 | 21:12

A local mayor said he saw at least 100 homes and 200 cars engulfed in flames. "You could see the fire coming toward you at great speed, and there's nothing you can do but leave", he said. Embassy Chargé d'Affaires Rosario Lemque reported that there were no Filipinos among the casualties in the deadly blaze. Twin fires raging through Greece have killed at least 74 people as wind-whipped flames swept through forestland, prompting scores of victims to flee to the sea via clogged roadways as ...

by | July 28, 2018 | 14:46

However, others including Aussie actor Hugh Jackman claimed it would be best if both countries moved away from the Union Jack - the national flag of the United Kingdom that combines the crossing of three countries under the Sovereign, England (and Wales), Scotland and Ireland - that was included in both Australia and New Zealand's flags to acknowledge British settlement.

by | July 28, 2018 | 07:03

Path of the Moon into Earth's Shadows and the times during the Total Lunar Eclipse on July 28 from Brunei DarussalamLooking about West at around 2am from Brunei Darussalam, the Blood Moon and Mars will put on a stellar show on July 28.

by | July 28, 2018 | 05:17

Trump has said he wants to improve ties between the two nuclear powers, whose relations have dipped to a post-Cold War low in recent years. We are ready to invite President Trump to Moscow. Trump denies there was any collusion. However, efforts to achieve a detente have been fiercely resisted by the USA lawmakers, including some in Trump's own Republican Party, who accuse him of being too friendly towards Putin.

by | July 28, 2018 | 05:17

The legal team for Brock Turner , a former Stanford student and registered sex offender, are attempting to overturn his 2016 rape conviction. Multhaup had 15 minutes to make his oral argument to Associate Justices Franklin Elia, Wendy Clark Duffy and Adrienne Grover.

by | July 27, 2018 | 21:59

Israeli troops, who intend to demolish his family home, carried out a raid on his village on Friday morning, sparking clashes, the BBC's Middle East correspondent Tom Bateman reported. "We can't stay silent in front of the cruel and bloody Israeli occupation's leadership". On Tuesday, Israel partially reopened its only goods crossing with the Gaza Strip, after a two-week closure prompted by border tensions and incendiary kites had sparked fears of a severe fuel shortage in the blockaded ...

by | July 27, 2018 | 21:02

Mark Meadows of North Carolina and Jim Jordan of Ohio. The House is scheduled to leave on Thursday on a recess that extends until the first week of September. "I think they should understand by now, the Department of Justice is not going to be extorted", he said. Speaking at a news conference Thursday, Sessions told the media , "My deputy Rod Rosenstein is highly capable".