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by | August 06, 2018 | 21:25

Police did not reveal how the woman was slain. The shootings occurred mostly in the South and West sides, with some appearing random while others resulting from gang violence, reports ABC7 Chicago . The murder rate has already become an issue for Mayor Rahm Emanuel , who is up for reelection in February. All were transported to area hospitals in stable condition.

by | August 06, 2018 | 20:23

At least two were killed and another 56 people injured - 14 of them seriously - when the explosion tore through Borgo Panigale with enough force to shake nearby houses, reports claim. Reuters Scores of people have been injured in the blast. Firefighters said the flames were extinguished some three hours after the explosion, and they were working to cool the area to facilitation operations, ANSA reported.

by | August 06, 2018 | 20:16

Hurricane season ends the last day of November, but it typically winds down for Texas by mid-October as fall fronts cool off the Gulf and steer storms toward Florida and the Atlantic Ocean. "Do take this time to prepare for possible hurricane impacts and stay alert for continued Civil Defense messages". Hawaii's Big Island is preparing for a possible hurricane - while a volcano continues to erupt on its shore.

by | August 06, 2018 | 20:10

She then drove to the Hillsborough River, waded into the water with her daughter , Je'Hyrah Daniels, and left her there, according to police. She was walking not far from the scene. "Witnesses say the child was screaming", Dugan explained. Witnesses also said both mother and daughter were screaming. They said Denson then walked out of the water and away from the river.

by | August 06, 2018 | 16:56

The spokesperson then pointed to the worldwide anger at the U.S. and Washington's policies towards its age-old allies, saying, "There is indication even in the Persian Gulf littoral states that there are concerns about Trump's policies, because they have the feeling that Trump is only seeking to empty their pockets".

by | August 06, 2018 | 16:16

Ellis cut off the prosecution's questioning to ask her if she was afraid of being prosecuted herself. Special counsel Robert Mueller's team, however, said in a court filing after midnight Thursday morning that the point about whether Manafort faced an inquiry about his taxes shouldn't matter.

by | August 06, 2018 | 16:01

President Trump speaks at a rally in support of congressional hopeful Troy Balderson in Lewis Center, Ohio. "Why is it even close?" "I asked him, I said , Troy, why did you invite Trump in here, the president?" Host George Stephanopoulos returned to the point later: "Did he really tell you that he was surprised that President Trump was coming, and didn't want him to come?" "I think [Trump and his political advisers] think they are firing up the base", at such rallies, added Kasich, ...

by | August 06, 2018 | 10:15

PG&E Corporation confirmed yesterday that 21-year-old apprentice lineman, Jay Ayeta, died when his vehicle crashed in western Shasta County as he worked with crews in unsafe terrain to battle the almost two-week-old Carr Fire . The Mendocino Complex fires cover an area 71 percent of the size of Los Angeles . "The fire did make a big push through Long Valley into Spring Valley", he said, adding that some structures were burned in both Spring Valley and Long Valley when "the fire made a very ...

by | August 06, 2018 | 10:07

Reverol said security disabled one drone that was headed toward the stage where Maduro was speaking, while another crashed into a nearby building and exploded. "It is contrary to military honour to keep in government those who not only have forgotten the Constitution, but who have also made public office an obscene way to get rich", the group said in a statement, which was passed to US-based opposition journalist Patricia Poleo, who read it on her YouTube channel .

by | August 06, 2018 | 08:26

The Saudi ministry had been briefed that the Canadian foreign ministry and the Canadian embassy urged the Saudi authorities to "immediately release" the civil rights activists, the statement said. Some have since been released. Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir. Two-way merchandise trade between Canada and Saudi Arabia exceeded $4-billion past year, a significant portion of it from a controversial multibillion-dollar deal to sell combat vehicles equipped with machine guns and ...

by | August 06, 2018 | 08:14

Bill Lee thanks supporters at a victory party after he won the Republican nomination for Tennessee governor Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018, in Franklin, Tenn. Senate races. Blackburn has billed herself as a "hardcore, card-carrying Tennessee conservative" from the outset of her campaign. "She's in a big race".

by | August 06, 2018 | 07:22

Lisa MacLeod , Minister of Children, Community and Social Services, says the Kathleen Wynne Liberals left behind "a patchwork system" and they will come up with a new social assistance program that will "help people break the cycle of poverty and get back in the workforce".

by | August 06, 2018 | 06:38

The last and most significant sanctions - those on Iran's oil sector and central bank - will be restored on November 4. Scattered protests broke out in several Iranian cities on Thursday over the dramatic drop of the country's currency and other economic problems ahead of the imposition of renewed American sanctions, Iran's state-run IRNA news agency reported.

by | August 06, 2018 | 05:31

The hospital said a strike targeted its main gate, leaving dozens of casualties while Houthi-run Saba news agency said 40 were killed in the strike. The Saudi-led coalition began its offensive against Yemen in March 2015 following the overthrow of the corrupt puppet regime of Ali Abdullah Saleh by Houthi rebels in 2014, leading to a political settlement that installed his protégé, Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi, before the settlement collapsed and Houthis captured the capital Sanaa once again.

by | August 06, 2018 | 05:03

President Trump's lawyer Jay Sekulow vowed to take the case all the way to the Supreme Court if special counsel Robert Mueller's team tries to subpoena the president as part of the Russian Federation investigation. Special Counsel Robert Mueller is investigating whether Trump campaign members coordinated with a Russian effort to sway the 2016 election in the Republican's favour.

by | August 06, 2018 | 00:08

U.S. Rep. (R-KS) tried to toe the line between Trump and the Koch's when the Wichita Eagle pressed him to take stand up for what, and who he supports. Heidi Heitkamp (D-N.D.). The Republican National Committee is distancing itself from the megadonor Koch brothers after disputes about candidates and the direction of the party .

by | August 06, 2018 | 00:03

They are considered to be fiercely loyal to Israel. But his right-wing government has been blindsided by the backlash from Israel's Druze community which has voiced a deep sense of betrayal over a mostly declarative law that many felt cast them as second-class citizens.

by | August 05, 2018 | 23:21

Dunn said. "It's kind of amusing to see them in the road a ton, like not even caring about the cars". Eventually, Parris said, it emerged that these were in fact professional goats owned by an operation called We Rent Goats . According to We Got Goats , 100 goats will typically eat around a half acre of vegetation per day. All they knew was that the little goats were definitely hungry.

by | August 05, 2018 | 20:16

Its epicentre was about two kilometers east-southeast of Loloan. Officials have issued a tsunami warning and urged people to move away from the ocean. Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, spokesman for Indonesia's disaster mitigation agency, said many buildings were thought to have been damaged in Lombok's main city of Mataram.

by | August 05, 2018 | 19:31

If you think it's been a bit too hot here spare a thought for the rest of Europe where temperatures are soaring to potentially record levels - as high as 48 celsius. More than 700 firefighters are battling a major wildfire in southern Portugal's Algarve region, as parts of Europe continue to swelter. Tourists in Spain and Portugal clearly need to take care in such high temperatures.

by | August 05, 2018 | 18:25

Established in 1982, JU-Air offered sightseeing, charter and adventure flights with its three mid-century Junkers Ju-52 aircraft decommissioned by the Swiss Air Force and known affectionately in German as "Auntie Ju" planes. On its website , JU-Air mentions one past accident, in 1987, at the Koblenz airport in Germany in which no one was hurt. But Seventeen passengers, two pilots, and a flight attendant lost their lives in the accident, said police on August 5, according to Swiss news ...

by | August 05, 2018 | 11:02

State television in Venezuela showed President Maduro abruptly cutting short a speech on Saturday, Aug. 4, causing hundreds of soldiers present to break ranks and scatter. Since taking power, Maduro has presided over a collapsing economy, hyperinflation, widespread hunger and a mass exodus of refugees seeking to escape dire conditions inside Venezuela.

by | August 04, 2018 | 22:53

The Carr Fire spawned a "fire whirl" of flames and winds in excess of 143 miles per hour (230 kph) on July 26 that had the strength of a severe tornado and uprooted trees and toppled power lines, according to a tweet by the National Weather Service .

by | August 04, 2018 | 21:46

Trump tweeted. "Must get rid of Lottery , Catch & Release etc. and finally go to system of Immigration based on MERIT!" Both chambers will have a short window to act before government funding expires at midnight September 30. McConnell told a radio interviewer last week that a shutdown so close to the November 6 midterm elections won't happen. He acknowledged, however, that the border funding issue in particular was unlikely to be resolved before polling day.

by | August 04, 2018 | 20:24

The lovely luxury vehicle was acquired by Derbyshire-based car dealership Overton Prestige and is listed on Auto Trader for £71,900 (around $93,700 USD), the BBC reported . In the year since Harry reportedly whisked Meghan away for a romantic break in Botswana for her 36th, the couple have married and Meghan has embarked on her new life of royal engagements.