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by | October 10, 2018 | 18:30

Details of the convoy were disclosed by the pro-government Daily Sabah newspaper. "What was explained to us is this: "He was killed , make your funeral preparations", Kislakci said. Khashoggi was driven from there to Riyadh, and was held there, the source said. Khashoggi, 59, went missing last Tuesday while visiting the consulate for paperwork to marry his Turkish fiancée.

by | October 10, 2018 | 17:45

On Tuesday, a Romanian suspect was arrested and later released in relation to Marinova's death. Bulgarian police are investigating the rape, beating and slaying of Marinova, whose body was dumped near the Danube River after she reported on the possible misuse of European Union funds in Bulgaria.

by | October 10, 2018 | 13:58

The 7.5-magnitude quake struck just off the central island of Sulawesi at 18:03 (10:03) on Friday at a depth of 10km (6.2 miles), setting off a tsunami that soon after engulfed Palu with waves of up to 6m. "I'd feel very sad if the search mission ends because there are so many still missing and buried", he said. Indonesia sits along the world's most tectonically active region, and its 260 million people are vulnerable to earthquakes , tsunamis and volcanic eruptions.

by | October 10, 2018 | 11:51

Marinova is the third journalist to have died in the European Union over the past year, and the fourth since the start of 2017. Frans Timmermans , commission vice-president, said he was "shocked by the horrendous murder of Victoria [sic] Marinova".

by | October 10, 2018 | 09:42

Jonas told a judicial panel last month that Ajay Gupta offered him the post of finance minister and a R600 million ($40.3 million) bribe in exchange for business concessions. It is a measure of his character that he had taken this decision. Rumours of his intended resignation on Monday led to a fall in the value of South Africa's currency, the rand, but it has since recovered its value.

by | October 10, 2018 | 08:15

A handful of protesters rallied outside the court in opposition to the conservative justice, who was confirmed on Saturday by the Senate by a razor-thin margin after weeks of partisan rancour. " On behalf of our nation , I want to apologise to Brett and the entire Kavanaugh family for the bad pain and suffering you have been forced to endure", he said.

by | October 10, 2018 | 07:47

The National Hurricane Center says Michael is located about 730 kilometers south of the popular resort town of Panama City, carrying maximum sustained winds of 150 kilometers an hour, making it a Category 1 storm on the five-level scale that measures a storm's potential destructive power.

by | October 10, 2018 | 03:56

President Trump meets with outgoing U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley in the Oval Office of the White House on Tuesday. She told reporters in the Oval Office on Tuesday: "No, I am not running for 2020". "It's gotten so disgusting, really", Haley said in an appearance on Fox & Friends. She has also built a personal relationship with the Trump family.

by | October 10, 2018 | 03:28

Governor Rick Scott´s office said mandatory evacuation orders were in place for parts of Bay County, which includes the popular Panama City beach resort, and areas in nearby Gulf and Franklin counties. Locally ordered evacuations of thousands of homes have begun, with 1250 National Guard soldiers aiding the process and more than 4000 troops on standby, Scott tweeted.

by | October 09, 2018 | 23:16

They were celebrating Amy Steenburg's 30th birthday, said Anthony Vertucci, the uncle of Erin McGowan, who was killed in the crash along with her new husband Shane McGowan . "Whether or not it would have made a difference here. remains to be seen", Sumwalt said. "I can tell you that wearing seat belts does saves lives".

by | October 09, 2018 | 22:56

The image bears a date and time stamp saying it was taken on 2 October, when the Post's columnist entered the consulate to obtain divorce papers. Turkish sources have told the Washington Post that Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was murdered by a "murder team" while visiting the Saudi consulate in Istanbul .

by | October 09, 2018 | 21:56

In a more upbeat note, Pyongyang's state media said on Monday Kim lauded his talks with Pompeo, where Kim "explained in detail the proposals for solving the denuclearization issue". North Korea's state newspaper, Rodong Sinmun, featured eight photos of the meeting on its front page, including shots of Kim and Pompeo smiling and shaking hands, as well as some with Kim's sister Kim Yo Jong.

by | October 09, 2018 | 17:28

Last month, Bellingcat named the first suspect in the poisoning scandal as Anatoliy Chepiga . Russia has denied any involvement in the case and has claimed the two Russians were in Salisbury on a tourist trip. Dawn Sturgess , 44, died in June after being exposed to the same weapons-grade nerve agent after it was apparently discarded. Ruslan Boshirov and Alexander Petrov give an interview to the RT news channel.

by | October 09, 2018 | 16:16

For instance, it could pull corals back from the brink of complete eradication-an inevitable fate with a 2-degree-Celsius rise-and ease the severity of climate-related poverty, food shortages and water stress, Watts at The Guardian reports .

by | October 09, 2018 | 16:18

While in Kenya, visiting the Sheldrick Wildlife Elephant Project overnight, Mrs Trump wore a white button-down shirt, khaki trousers, knee-high brown leather boots and...a pith helmet. And she says she doesn't always agree with what he tweets. When asked if she ever tells the president to put away his phone, Trump quickly replied, "Yes!" Back home, Washington was in turmoil, but the first lady had something on her mind.

by | October 09, 2018 | 15:26

Three weeks ago, Maine Republican Susan Collins was the darling of those opposing Kavanaugh's Supreme Court confirmation. Kavanaugh's confirmation was stalled by accusations of sexual misconduct when he was in high school and college, but Collins and others said they were won over by his forceful denials and a supplemental Federal Bureau of Investigation report they say produced no evidence corroborating the claims.

by | October 09, 2018 | 14:44

Got to be properly applied but stop and frisk works", he continued. He blamed the ACLU for tying the hands of police in the city, and said that "Stop and Frisk" works and should be considered there. Opponents say black people and members of other minority ethnic groups are unfairly targeted by the stops. Rosenstein assumed supervision of the investigation after Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself because of his own contacts with Russia's ambassador to Washington while serving as ...

by | October 09, 2018 | 11:58

Over the same period, 171,508 people were killed in 157,451 crashes involving all types of vehicles. Ford qualified certain limo builders to build a stretch version of Ford Excursion with seating for up to 12-14 people maximum. "It's hard and so tragic", Vertucci said. She says "our lives have been changed forever". "She wanted to help them better their lives", he said. "They had big plans".

by | October 09, 2018 | 11:31

Jana Tessarolo Clemente, a 46-year-old veterinarian from Sao Paulo said she voted for the former army captain "because we're against the Workers' Party more than for Bolsonaro ". With the field reduced to two candidates, some analysts see Haddad as the natural inheritor of numerous centrist votes that will be up for grabs, but the scale of Bolsonaro's first-round success means that Haddad will have little room for manoeuvre.

by | October 09, 2018 | 10:47

It said Saudi Arabia sent a team of investigators to help look into the case. Their diplomatic bags could not be opened, a security source told MEE, but Turkish intelligence was sure that Khashoggi's remains were not in them. Turkish officials have been drip-feeding details in the astonishing case of his alleged Saudi state-sponsored abduction and murder , but have yet to fulfil promises to release evidence relating to a black auto that left the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on the same ...

by | October 09, 2018 | 09:48

The bond market as well as state and federal offices will open back up on Tuesday. Some states are opting to celebrate Indigenous Peoples' Day instead, as an alternative holiday. The other two are Presidents' Day and Veterans Day. An attempt in Akron to rename the holiday grew ugly previous year, dividing the all-Democratic city council along racial lines.

by | October 09, 2018 | 09:41

The vice president can vote in the event of a Senate tie. However, based on all of the information I have available to me, including the recently completed Federal Bureau of Investigation report, I have found Judge Kavanaugh to be a qualified jurist who will follow the Constitution and determine cases based on the legal findings before him.

by | October 09, 2018 | 05:16

Additional strengthening is expected during the next few days, and Michael is forecast to become a hurricane Monday night or Tuesday. Energy companies halted almost a fifth of Gulf of Mexico oil production and evacuated staff from 10 platforms on Monday as Michael was forecast to become the strongest of three named storms to affect the U.S.

by | October 09, 2018 | 05:01

Before Pence called for the first vote, protestors began angrily yelling and were dragged out of the chamber by police. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , who has railed against Kavanaugh's critics, said he was "proud" of his Senate colleagues while Vice President Mike Pence , who presided in the Senate during the vote, called it a "historic day for our country".

by | October 09, 2018 | 04:11

Trump sees his success in getting Kavanaugh onto the court - tilting the crucial body to the right for potentially years to come - as one of the major successes of his turbulent two-year administration. "And the only way we are going to do that is when we get everyone out to vote", Harris continued. Banks said Ford "knows" who assaulted her, disputing the idea popular among some Republicans that Ford was assaulted but had mistaken her assaulter's identity.