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by | October 04, 2018 | 19:03

According to authorities, 39-year-old William Clyde Allen III was taken into custody Wednesday in Logan, a small city in northern Utah. Earlier Wednesday, Pentagon spokeswoman Dana White said that a preliminary analysis showed that the envelopes contained castor seeds, from which ricin is derived.

by | October 04, 2018 | 18:28

US President Donald Trump has shaken global faith in American leadership, an worldwide survey found, as confidence in him lags behind other major world leaders including Russia's Vladimir Putin and China's Xi Jinping. The poll also showed that Israelis, along with Nigerians and Kenyans, are "particularly likely to think the U.S.is more important than it used to be".

by | October 04, 2018 | 17:48

Now the government of India is saying that because they were in detention since 2012, they should be allowed to go back....if truly wish to, they are most welcome to go back. Government attorney Tushar Mehta told the judges that the government of Myanmar had given deportees certificates of identity and one-month visas to facilitate their deportation.

by | October 04, 2018 | 17:46

Christine Blasey Ford walked into the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing, raised her right hand and swore to tell the truth, it was clear to millions of Americans that something momentous was about to unfold". The Hill reported that Ford's attorneys have agreed to fulfill Grassley's request, but only if the FBI agrees to interview Ford as a part of its week-long supplemental investigation into Kavanaugh.

by | October 04, 2018 | 17:46

Britain and Australia on Thursday blamed Russia's military intelligence service for some of the biggest cyber attacks of recent years - including one on the Democratic National Committee during the 2016 U.S. Russian Federation has denied any involvement in the plane's destruction. Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia recovered from poisoning after lengthy stays in hospital.

by | October 04, 2018 | 17:15

Dancers and drummers performed and young children waved small American and Ghanaian flags. Per The New York Times , Trump learned how babies are cared for at the facility and toured the hospital's wings. The first lady did not make a speech but those who met her said afterwards that unlike her mysterious public image she was "warm" and "gentle" in the flesh.

by | October 04, 2018 | 15:52

Counselor to the president Kellyanne Conway said on live television Sunday that she is a victim of sexual assault . "I'm a victim of sexual assault", Conway said on " State of the Union " as part of an extended statement in defense of both Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and the rights of those who have been victims of assault.

by | October 04, 2018 | 14:41

Kavanaugh vehemently denies the accusation. Murkowski said that Trump's remarks were "wholly inappropriate, and in my view unacceptable". "He was a sloppy drunk - I remember him asleep on his feet slurring his words", said Klaus, a former roommate of Deborah Ramirez, who has accused Kavanaugh of exposing himself to her at a drunken Yale dormitory party.

by | October 04, 2018 | 13:17

A massive tidal wave, prompted by a 7.5 magnitude quake, killed hundreds of people in the Indonesian city of Palu after slamming into the narrow bay on Sulawesi island. Roads and infrastructure are poor in many areas, making access hard in the best of conditions. Before-and-after satellite pictures show a largely built-up neighborhood just south of Palu's airport seemingly wiped clean of all signs of life by liquefaction.

by | October 04, 2018 | 13:13

She was slapped with multiple counts of money-laundering charges framed under the Anti-Money Laundering, Anti-Terrorism Financing and Proceeds of Unlawful Activities Act 2001. Prosecutors had sought 10 million ringgit in bail, citing the seriousness of the charges, which could result in Rosmah spending the rest of her life in prison.

by | October 04, 2018 | 12:06

That volcano is on Sulawesi, the same island hit hardest by Friday's 7.5 magnitude quake and corresponding tsunami. Activity at the volcano had been increasing since August and began surging on Monday, Kasbani, who heads Indonesia's Volcanology and Geology Disaster Mitigation Agency and uses one name, told an online news portal.

by | October 04, 2018 | 07:56

The reports suggest both the countries will also be signing space sector deal and energy deals. Congress enacted legislation this year that would allow the president to waive the sanctions for countries that are developing defense relationships with Washington .

by | October 04, 2018 | 07:54

How'd you get home?" 'I don't remember.' How'd you get there? "I know yesterday [McConnell] said that was not going to be the case, but I have a feeling they're probably trying to figure out some way of disseminating this", Corker said. Democrats have seized most recently on Mr Kavanaugh's indignant, emotional testimony before the judiciary committee to question whether he has the temperament for a lifetime appointment on the nation's highest court.

by | October 04, 2018 | 07:42

To see our picture gallery from the day click on the link at the top of the article . The couple also took part in university workshops, sat down with sexual assault survivors and even viewed a rare copy of the American Declaration of Independence which is housed in Sussex.

by | October 04, 2018 | 07:39

She argues that her plan is the only way to avoid customs checks along the now invisible border between the U.K.'s Northern Ireland and European Union member Ireland - a development that would be troublesome for residents and businesses on both sides, and could undermine Northern Ireland's peace process.

by | October 04, 2018 | 06:40

I was trying to copy their moves. The British prime minister poked fun at her Maybot image as she got her groove on to Abba's Dancing Queen - mocking her dance moves from a recent trip to Africa - before appealing to the party to get behind her.

by | October 04, 2018 | 06:00

The presence of the U.S. military in Saudi Arabia, home to the two holiest sites in Islam - Mecca and Medina - was strongly objected to by most of the world's Muslim population, according to opinion polls published by Gallup in 2009. Brent crude, the global benchmark, fell 12 cents to $84.68 a barrel at 1125 GMT, reversing an earlier gain. Trump in July tweeted without evidence that Saudi Arabia would increase its production "maybe up to 2,000,000 barrels" a day.

by | October 03, 2018 | 23:57

In the preliminary ruling, the court determined that prohibiting the importation of goods like medical devices, pharmaceuticals and food could leave Iran with "irreparable consequences" that "may have a serious detrimental impact on the health and lives of individuals in the territory".

by | October 03, 2018 | 23:38

In a biography in 2013, Rosmah said it was common for a prime minister's wife to receive expensive jewelry and gifts. Malaysian anti-graft authorities on Wednesday arrested former first lady Rosmah Mansor , who will spend a night in detention before being taken to court to face money-laundering charges.

by | October 03, 2018 | 23:30

The FBI has interviewed several people, including three who Ford has said were at a 1982 high school gathering in suburban Maryland where she says Kavanaugh sexually molested her in a locked bedroom. But it raises questions about how such words will affect five senators - all moderates - whose votes on Kavanaugh will be decisive. McConnell has denounced Democrats, who have questioned Kavanaugh's truthfulness and temperament, for hurling "mud and muck" at the judge.

by | October 03, 2018 | 19:40

The FBI is now investigating the allegations as part of a supplemental background probe of Kavanaugh. They plan a Senate vote on him later this week. Ford is one of three women who has accused Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct. "A man's life is shattered". By praising Kavanaugh's accuser Chistine Blasey Ford as a "fine woman" and a " very credible witness ", Trump has positioned himself in a sweet spot ahead of Federal Bureau of Investigation returning the Kavanaugh dossier to him this week.

by | October 03, 2018 | 17:29

Arizona Republican Sen. Jeff Flake said Wednesday on NBC' " Today " that mocking "something this sensitive at a political rally is just not right". President Donald Trump for the first time directly mocked Christine Blasey Ford's testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee by casting doubt on her testimony during a campaign rally.

by | October 03, 2018 | 15:58

The UK PM Theresa May is on the wires now, via Reuters, delivering a keynote speech on the final day of the Conservatives Party annual conference. The former Mayor of London quit Mrs May's Cabinet in July in protest at the Chequers plan and in his speech he urged Tories to persuade the Prime Minister to "chuck Chequers" and return to the hard Brexit blueprint she set out at Lancaster House in 2017.

by | October 03, 2018 | 15:02

The official secrecy around Fan and her sudden disappearance stirred speculation in Chinese tabloids that she was banned from acting or placed under house arrest. "Without the Party and the state's good policies, without the love from the people, there would have been no Fan Bingbing ". I am deeply ashamed and feel guilty for what I have done, and I offer my honest apologies to everyone.

by | October 03, 2018 | 14:56

Donald Trump holds a "Make America Great Again" rally in Mississippi. In her poignant testimony before the Senate judicial committee last Thursday, Blasey Ford said she was "100 percent" sure Kavanaugh had attacked and attempted to rape her in the summer of 1982, when they were both high school students attending a party.