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by | November 28, 2018 | 15:31

There is a risk of flooding for many areas. A yellow weather warning is issued by the Met Office in conjunction with the National Severe Weather Warning Service when severe impacts, including travel disruption, are expected. The conditions also caused delays to trains serving Gatwick. Some rain showers are forecast for Tuesday, but the more severe wet and windy weather will push in from the south west tomorrow.

by | November 28, 2018 | 13:43

And it seems he is a lucky boy indeed, as the Holstein Friesian avoided the dreaded visit to the abattoir, instead growing old on Lake Preston feedlot in Myalup, close to Perth. We chat to Knickers' owner Geoff Pearson on The Project, 6.30 tonight on 10! Although Knickers survived the slaughterhouse, he's not getting a free ride at Pearson's farm.

by | November 28, 2018 | 12:40

She is the first woman to hold a Senate seat in the state - and is now the first woman elected to the Senate in Mississippi. The runoff contest drew comparisons to the Alabama Senate special election a year ago, when Democrat Doug Jones won a narrow victory against Roy Moore, after the Republican faced multiple accusations from women that he had molested them when they were teenagers.

by | November 28, 2018 | 11:34

The witness told police that Fabian left his microphone on during the alleged assault so he was able to hear what was happening. Fox 13 reported that the victim, who has also not been named, told authorities that during the alleged sexual assault, Fabian covered her mouth with his hands and forced her to lay on his bed.

by | November 28, 2018 | 05:00

Hyde-Smith was appointed by MS governor Phil Bryant to fill the Senate seat vacated by ailing Sen. Defeat would leave the Republicans with only a... Hyde-Smith has apologized to "anyone that was offended" by the hanging comment, saying she meant no ill will.

by | November 28, 2018 | 00:11

The U.S. Army says three of its soldiers have been killed in a roadside bombing near the central Afghan city of Ghazni. The United States now has some 14,000 troops in Afghanistan , serving in the NATO-led Resolute Support training and advisory mission as well as in separate counter-terrorism operations against militant groups like Daesh.

by | November 27, 2018 | 23:09

Having subsequently been to the embassy in 2015, as confirmed to the British broadsheet by two sources, Manafort is said to have paid a sole 40-minute visit in 2016. The report was based on unnamed sources and the outlet noted that the embassy has no record of Manafort's alleged 2016 visit. In 2016, Manafort reportedly visited the embassy again, possibly in March.

by | November 27, 2018 | 21:27

Then there's a very big explosion and, nearly immediately, a fire starts to ripple through the dried grass. At the end of the video a voice can be heard shouting twice, "Start packing up!". One of the commenters where the video is posted on YouTube, wrote, "I feel bad for the poor baby boy who's inheriting those genes". The damage was estimated to be more than $8 million.

by | November 27, 2018 | 20:45

After last week's countrywide blockades, tens of thousands of people protested once again on Saturday in France to voice their anger over higher tax on fuel and weakening purchasing power, while the government stood firm on its plan. "Shame on those who tried to intimidate officials", he posted on Twitter. On Saturday, hundreds of police formed a barrier in front of the protesters to prevent them from reaching their goal, the Elysee Palace, Macron's residence.

by | November 27, 2018 | 16:06

Rebel officials denied using chemical weapons and accused the Damascus government of trying to frame them. Russia's Defence Ministry said its warplanes had bombed militants it believes had fired chlorine gas at Aleppo. State TV later said government troops retaliated, hitting the source of the attack. In the absence of independent monitors, it is hard to corroborate gas attacks.

by | November 27, 2018 | 15:26

A British lawmaker took the unusually aggressive move of forcing a visiting tech executive to turn over the files ahead of an worldwide hearing that parliament is hosting on Tuesday to look into disinformation and "fake news", Facebook said in a statement.

by | November 27, 2018 | 15:24

In the past, successful military action beyond Russia's borders has buoyed his popularity. The incident Sunday could serve as a prelude for a larger confrontation, security analysts cautioned. official told ABC News. Following an emergency meeting with Ukrainian ambassadors in Brussels , NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg also repeatedly warned that "Russia has to understand that its actions have consequences".

by | November 27, 2018 | 13:22

It's inconsistent with the intelligence I've seen. In justifying his backing for Saudi leaders despite the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi , US President Donald Trump has repeatedly stressed the kingdom's arms deals - worth billions of dollars - with the United States.

by | November 27, 2018 | 12:45

Anadolu did not name the businessman but said he was outside of Turkey at the time of the murder and had not returned in the past two months. So far, police have drained the grounds of the first villa of water, using specialist equipment to search for any human remains.

by | November 27, 2018 | 11:27

What the signs said were not made immediately clear, as police refused to comment on their verbiage, citing an investigation that was ongoing. Cindy Hyde-Smith, who is white, and Democrat Mike Espy , who is black. "I always considered that a great compliment", he said. Espy said he wouldn't assume a connection between Hyde-Smith and the nooses. They say the case is now under investigation.

by | November 27, 2018 | 08:23

Mueller said in the filing that those lies breached Manafort's plea agreement . Mueller and Manafort had come to the plea agreement in October, just before the case against the former Trump campaign chairman in D.C. The charges only relate to Manafort's political consulting with pro-Russian politicians in Ukraine, largely pre-dating his role with the Trump campaign.

by | November 27, 2018 | 07:54

Border Protection agents launched pepper spray balls in addition to tear gas in what officials said were on-the-spot decisions made by agents. "[CBP] effectively managed an extremely unsafe situation involving over 1,000 individuals who sought to enter the United States unlawfully in large groups".

by | November 27, 2018 | 06:59

The State Department said Pompeo spoke by phone with Poroshenko and reiterated strong USA support for Ukraine's sovereignty and territorial integrity in the face of Russian "aggression". It is introduced only to strengthen the defenses of Ukraine in view of the growing aggression from Russian Federation. Germany's foreign minister said the latest clash between the two countries, whose relations have been severely strained since Russia's 2014 annexation of Crimea and its backing for a ...

by | November 27, 2018 | 05:26

Mexico has no intention of deploying its troops to curb the influx of migrants arriving at the country's border with the United States, the Mexican Foreign Ministry said in a statement. About 100,000 people cross there each day. "Our way of life relies on a safe, secure and functioning border", he said. "We can't have all these people here", Mujica said.

by | November 27, 2018 | 04:59

Nooses hung on the trees of the capitol's south lawn on Monday, according to authorities. Hate signs also were found although it unclear what they said or if the signs referenced the racially charged runoff Senate election taking place Tuesday between Democrat Mike Espy , who is black, and Republican Sen.

by | November 27, 2018 | 00:00

A SWAT team surrounded a home a few miles (kilometres) away a short time later and evacuated neighbours before Johnson was found inside with a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to authorities. Ballard said Johnson and Cronin had been arguing all day Saturday because he wanted to get back together, but she did not. He has a self-inflicted gunshot wound but is alive and being taken to a hospital.

by | November 26, 2018 | 23:10

Meanwhile, Mexico is set to deport hundreds of "illegal" migrants who on Sunday tried to "violently" and "illegally" cross the USA border, according to the Mexican Interior Ministry. But Sunday's action affected only the San Ysidro crossing and the USA forces appeared limited to Customs and Border Protection officers and Department of Homeland Security police, backed by San Diego police and the California Highway Patrol.

by | November 26, 2018 | 22:32

While Roberts and past chief justices have often spoken to the judiciary's independence - including at times when they believe that independence is under attack - legal experts were hard-pressed to think of another occasion when a chief justice had volunteered comments so directly critical of a president.

by | November 26, 2018 | 21:30

The California town of Paradise - which was destroyed by the wildfires - was a popular destination for retired people, with a quarter of its 27,000 residents aged 65 or older. Despite the inclement weather, more than 800 volunteers kept searching for remains. Flames had surrounded the home he was visiting - and the only way out was to go through them.

by | November 26, 2018 | 21:01

India marked the tenth anniversary of the Mumbai terror attacks with ceremonies at sites across the city that became battlegrounds in the wave of violence that killed scores and dealt a critical blow to relations with neighbouring Pakistan.