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by | January 13, 2019 | 08:24

Rahaf al-Qunun has said she fears her family will kill her if she was forced to return home. The embassy - and Thai officials - earlier also said Qunun was stopped by Thai authorities in Bangkok because she did not have a return ticket, a hotel reservation or an itinerary to show she was a tourist, which all appeared to have raised a red flag about the reasons for her trip.

by | January 13, 2019 | 04:55

Jayme has been reunited with her family after being released from a hospital and undergoing medical and mental evaluation, authorities said Friday. A 21-year-old man is suspected of killing her parents in October at their home in Barron, Wisconsin , then kidnapping the teen.

by | January 12, 2019 | 19:59

Police said investigators worked through the night to identify all three victims and contact their families and loved ones. He wouldn't say why she was detained rather than submitting to questions voluntarily. "An investigation is now underway on the cause of the collision", Bordeleau said. The investigation will take a long time and likely will mean the closure of the busway and nearby roads for at least many hours, Bordeleau said.

by | January 12, 2019 | 19:38

Stenson said both seals were stuck by cars, something Fitzgerald said happened after several days of hearing about near misses from Roddickton residents. Seals were trapped at Roddickton-Bide Arm on the island of Newfoundland. Two seals have been struck by vehicles, Fitzgerald says. "I don't see that there's any way that these seals are going to survive unless officers pick them up and literally bring them back to the edge of the ice".

by | January 12, 2019 | 17:58

Cohen, who had been the real estate billionaire's right-hand-man and fixer at the Trump Organisation in NY, said at his 12 December sentencing that he spent years covering up for his boss's "dirty deeds". Michael Cohen , President Donald Trump's former personal attorney, and fixer, arrives at federal court for his sentencing hearing, December 12, 2018, in New York City.

by | January 12, 2019 | 11:11

Melissa Stewart, a state Workers Compensation Board spokeswoman, told the Daily News that the Ocasio-Cortez campaign coverage lasted from March 31 to April 30 a year ago and it already paid the fine. Ocasio-Cortez, who describes herself as a "democratic socialist" has become the face of a new younger and more "woke" demographic focused on fixing systemic problems in the country.

by | January 12, 2019 | 10:39

Ginsburg had surgery December 21 for two malignant nodules in her left lung, the 85-year-old justice's third bout with cancer. People are concerned about her health, and rightly so, but as noted by Chief Justice John Roberts , Justice Ginsburg is working from home , and will participate in all opinions via the parties' previously submitted briefs and the argument transcripts that will be provided to her.

by | January 12, 2019 | 09:08

It was a tense time . "Not only would it be an issue of obstructing an investigation, but the obstruction itself would hurt our ability to figure out what the Russians had done, and that is what would be the threat to national security", said former FBI general counsel James A.

by | January 12, 2019 | 08:57

Congress , told CNN . Here are all the Democrats who have announced they will be running. "I have chose to run and will be making a formal announcement within the next week", Gabbard told CNN host Van Jones in an interview schduled to air on Saturday.

by | January 11, 2019 | 22:50

But it may also have increased the risk to al-Qunun's safety - making her resettlement more urgent and strengthening her case for asylum. Ms Qunun had told the Daily Mail Australia on Friday she was happy to "start a new life" in Australia and that she had been provided with an apartment for three months although she didn't know where it would be.

by | January 11, 2019 | 17:59

Both are accused of espionage. Huawei and Orange could not immediately be reached for comment. The Huawei employee is a Chinese citizen responsible for sales to public sector clients in Poland, according to TVPInfo . The U.S. also pressured European countries to cut ties with the Chinese telecom company amid links to the Chinese government and data security concerns.

by | January 11, 2019 | 17:49

Around a dozen countries had said they were prepared to take the 49 people off the boats but Malta insisted on a deal for all 298. 'And next time they will have to float around for longer because the Netherlands will not take part, ' the paper quoted him as saying.

by | January 11, 2019 | 17:41

It will be a gradual onset during the day Saturday with the roads likely not getting bad until the evening or even Saturday night when snowfall rates increase. The Palmer Divide and neighborhoods on the west side of town could see around 3 to 6 inches of snow. Stay tuned for details. The heaviest snow would likely occur during the pre-dawn hours of Sunday.

by | January 11, 2019 | 16:57

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said a convoy of about 10 armoured vehicles and some trucks pulled out from the north-eastern town of Rmeilan on Thursday night and crossed the border into Iraq . The White House has not yet publicly altered it's most recent criteria, those announced by Bolton a week ago: that ISIS must be defeated and the Kurdish forces' security guaranteed before the American troops all come out.

by | January 11, 2019 | 16:01

The Washington Post , citing two unnamed sources, reported that the White House was laying the groundwork for declaring an emergency that would let Trump build sections of a wall , possibly using funds from the Army Corps of Engineers . Talks with Democrats stalled Wednesday after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told the President she would not support building a barrier structure on the US-Mexico border.

by | January 11, 2019 | 11:11

Resident Kristin Kasinskas told the Star Tribune that a neighbor waking a dog knocked on her door Thursday afternoon. KARE 11 in Minnesota reports that Closs was found at Eau Claire Acres, a small development east of Gordon, Wisconsin on Highway Y, according to the Eau Claire Board chairman.

by | January 11, 2019 | 08:22

The BBC reports up to 5,000 employees could be cut at the company. Ford of Europe, based in Cologne, Germany, has 53,000 people working for it directly and 68,000 when joint ventures such as those in Russian Federation and Turkey are included.

by | January 11, 2019 | 07:35

They own everything in this town including public schools. "They say the school says the children chose to sit that way, which is not true", said the disgruntled parent. They said if the segregation is proved they would be "strongly condemning" it. But here it is different, whites hate us more. "We are not sure whether is fake or real, if it's real we are condemning it, we say not during this era, we can not really accept it".

by | January 10, 2019 | 23:11

Both Bolton and Pompeo have pushed back against reports of policy chaos and dysfunction, insisting that they are on the same page with the president and his Syria policy is consistent and coherent. The latter is undoubtedly a gesture to Netanyahu, who would have to ensure that a pullout of American forces and allies in southern Syria didn't give Iran a foothold from which to launch attacks on Israel .

by | January 10, 2019 | 22:46

A spokesman for the New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade confirmed the country's consulate in Melbourne received a suspicious package and "staff were evacuated from the consulate as a precautionary measure". "At this time we believe the matter is targeted and not impacting the general community", Victorian Police said on Wednesday. The Indian and U.S.

by | January 10, 2019 | 22:44

These include the Combating BDS Act , the United States-Israel Security Assistance Authorization Act, and the Caesar Syria Civilian Protection Act. Laurie Cardoza-Moore, resident of Proclaiming Justice to the Nations, finds the lack of support for Rubio's bill outrageous. Leaving aside these two representatives' real views, which I oppose, it's risky for democracy if officials blatantly lie to their constituents about issues that can change votes.

by | January 10, 2019 | 22:33

Black was pulled over for not using his turn signal and was initially arrested for marijuana possession, according to details released in an affidavit in a Harris County court this morning. Texans star DeAndre Hopkins donated his $29K check from last Saturday's game to support her family. As NPR reported , "Prosecutors say Black and an accomplice mistook the family's auto for that of someone they had gotten into an argument with the night before".

by | January 10, 2019 | 17:47

The lucky lottery contestant couldn't contain his excitement. Thrilled, the man went home and shared the good news with his two roommates. He would rue the day he ignored the warning of Shakespeare's King Lear to, "Mend your speech a little, Lest you may mar your fortunes".

by | January 10, 2019 | 17:28

The police at times appeared defenceless, with former heavyweight fighter Christophe Dettinger filmed landing blows on officers guarding a bridge leading to the National Assembly. Mr Dettinger, 37, later said he had "reacted wrongly" in anger after he, his wife and a friend were tear-gassed. The new law would ban troublemakers-who Philippe called "casseurs", or thugs-from protests and crack down on people at demonstrations who hide their faces with masks.

by | January 10, 2019 | 16:44

In the early hours of Thursday the head of DR Congo's National Electoral Commission (Ceni), Corneille Nangaa, said Mr Tshisekedi had received 38.5% of the vote and had been "provisionally declared the elected president". And this is not the first sign of discontent between Fayula and Tshisekedi, which began even before the presidential elections . He said DR Congo's powerful Catholic Church, which deployed more than 40,000 observers to monitor the elections, knew who had really won the ...