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by | September 14, 2017 | 01:03

The hoaxers' targets have included GUM, the flagship department store on Red Square that faces the Kremlin, as well as railway stations, airports, shopping centers, universities, hospitals and hotels. "It seems like telephone terrorism and nothing else, but all the calls should be checked up", he said . Emergency services said that police units including explosives specialists and officers with sniffer dogs are examining the buildings.

by | September 14, 2017 | 00:57

Police are "working with the school.to review its security arrangements" following the arrest, the Met said. Prince George was present at school on both the day of the alleged incident as well as the day of the arrest, though it is understood that at the time of the arrest, George and the children in his class had already departed for the day.

by | September 14, 2017 | 00:56

This comes from Jamie Dimon , who was speaking at a banking conference in NY. In June, Matt Zames, 46, quit as chief operating officer, arguably Dimon's right-hand person, to pursue running a company. Bitcoin is stored in a "digital wallet", allowing users to anonymously send and receive bitcoins and purchase goods, but does not involve banks and is not insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, CNN Money said .

by | September 14, 2017 | 00:52

National leader Bill English says he was aware early into Dr Yang's political career, which began when he was elected as a list MP in 2011. A China-born member of New Zealand's parliament is now having to fend off accusations that he was trained as a spy in his home country after a media investigation unearthed some concerning details about his allegedly hidden past.

by | September 14, 2017 | 00:50

Meanwhile, Florida Power & Light spokesman Rob Gould asked customers on Tuesday to be patient as they wait for restoration of electricity. As for Hardee and Highlands, where power was out for more than 90 percent at one point, they are now down to 69 and 77 percent of customers - homes and businesses - still without power.

by | September 14, 2017 | 00:54

While Paul said he personally rejected the rationale behind the U.S.'s worldwide military intervention, the Kentucky senator told lawmakers Wednesday that passing his amendment would not necessarily end the country's involvement in wars overseas.

by | September 14, 2017 | 00:48

Georgia's uninsured rate fell to 12.9 percent in 2016 from 13.9 percent the previous year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. A new report released by the United States Census Bureau Tuesday shows that the uninsured rate in Arkansas dropped by 50 percent from 2013 to 2016.

by | September 14, 2017 | 00:49

At 5 a.m. AST/EDT (0900 UTC), the center of Hurricane Jose was located near 26.1 degrees north latitude and 66.0 degrees west longitude. The forecast after that is less certain, with some models suggesting the storm will loop toward the north and northeast and other models having it move west toward the Bahamas.

by | September 14, 2017 | 00:44

Thereafter, they will hold the 12th Annual Bilateral Summit in Gandhinagar following which a number of agreements are expected to be signed. Senior government officials said Japan is increasingly becoming importance for Gujarat and India as a strategic economic partner as Japan has led FDI growth in Gujarat in recent years.

by | September 14, 2017 | 00:46

Images shared on social media showed students at Freeman sheltering in place. Washington State Senator Maria Cantwell tweeted "My heart is with the Spokane community". The lockdown was lifted nearly an hour later. It happened at Freeman High School in Rockport, Washington, on Wednesday morning (US time) at around 10am, the Daily Mail reported .

by | September 14, 2017 | 00:45

West Palm Beach officials rescued more than 50 animals that Florida pet owners abandoned just before Hurricane Irma made landfall Saturday, Tampa Bay NBC affiliate WPTV reported. Palm Beach County Animal Care and Control officers rescued 49 dogs in the days before the storm hit, all of whom were left outside to fend for themselves.

by | September 14, 2017 | 00:44

Jean-Claude Juncker added Europe would "always regret" the Brexit vote, but insisted that "we will keep moving, because Brexit isn't everything". "But we are going to make progress, we will keep moving, because Brexit isn't everything, it isn't the future of Europe".

by | September 14, 2017 | 00:41

James Comey leaking of information, questionable statements under oath, politicizing investigation, those are real reasons for why he was sacked and the president's decision was 100 percent right, which we've said multiple times over and over.

by | September 14, 2017 | 00:41

The NRC inspectors are verifying that all of the preparations have been completed, and the plants' emergency diesel generators are available to be used if the storm affects off-site power supplies, the agency said in a statement. FPL has warned customers to prepare for outages that could last weeks if Irma requires the utility to rebuild parts of its service territory. The company said, however, it could request an increase if storm restoration costs exceed $800 million in any calendar year.

by | September 14, 2017 | 00:40

Qatar's Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Sultan Bin Saad Al-Muraikhi triggered the provocation by justifying his country's relations with Iran, saying it is a "decent country'". "Even the animals were not spared, you sent them out savagely", Muraikhi said, referring to the thousands of camels left stranded on the border between Qatar and Saudi Arabia after borders were closed.

by | September 14, 2017 | 00:38

Iran and six world powers, namely Britain, China, France, Germany, Russia and the U.S., reached an agreement on the Iranian nuclear issue in July 2015, which put Tehran on the path of sanctions relief, with more strict limits and monitoring on its nuclear program.

by | September 14, 2017 | 00:36

Shortly after Erdogan's announcement, western countries expressed concerns over the deal as it can not be integrated into the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation system. China was the first country to purchase this system from Russian Federation. Defense observers speculated that Turkey played the China card to put pressure on its allies and get better terms for buying a NATO-compatible SAM system, such as the US-made Patriot PAC-3.

by | September 14, 2017 | 00:38

The passport, which is exclusive, offers all the benefits of the Pasta Pass plus a trip for two to Italy for only $100 more. The restaurant chain claims that previous year, all 21,000 cards - which entitles the holder to unlimited pasta for eight weeks - sold out in one second .

by | September 14, 2017 | 00:38

The Russian plan called for the wholesale restoration of diplomatic, military, and intelligence channels that had been severed after Moscow's military interventions in Ukraine and Syria. -Russian relations spiraled downward over the conflicts in Ukraine and Syria, Moscow's alleged meddling in the USA presidential election, cybersecurity, and other matters.

by | September 14, 2017 | 00:39

Andrew Lipow of Lipow Oil Associates in Houston said the fall in prices was a "counterintuitive" reaction. In August, the IEA has anticipated annual growth would hit 1.5 mb/d, again an increase on July's 1.4 mb/d forecast. USA crude oil production will reach record high in 2018, despite Harvey's impact on the industry. If we see better compliance as per data in the OPEC report due this week, it will help prices move up more convincingly.

by | September 14, 2017 | 00:35

Deir Ezzor city is the capital of the oil-rich eastern province of Deir Ezzor, regarded as a strategic prize by both Russian-backed Syrian troops and US-backed fighters. Two sets of strikes 30 minutes apart hit civilians sheltering in tents along the Euphrates and boats on the river, the monitor said. Russian and Syrian sappers are clearing the mines planted by IS on the road to the city.

by | September 14, 2017 | 00:36

The US Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed President Donald Trump to implement broadly a ban on refugees entering the country from around the world. The Supreme Court on Tuesday maintained the strict ruling of President Trump's travel ban in January, causing more distress to travel refugees included in his mandate.

by | September 14, 2017 | 00:32

In another tweet she called the President a bigot . But the TV host quickly pivoted to Trump, calling him an "unfit, bigoted, incompetent moron" who had empowered white supremacists . Without naming Trump, ESPN's "Mike & Mike" co-host Mike Greenberg commented on the president's response to Charlottesville. In June, ESPN released a study it commissioned that found the vast majority of viewers detected no bias in its content and 64 percent of those surveyed believed ESPN was striking the ...

by | September 14, 2017 | 00:35

Barts, and most were left without shelter. Macron said 11 people were killed in the French side of St. Martin, up from a previous death toll of 10. "It's been very useful to see for myself what bad damage this storm has done and in this way to also show the population of St.

by | September 14, 2017 | 00:31

Heading into Tuesday's action, the Cubs led the Cardinals by two games and the Brewers by 2 ½, and all three trailed the Rockies for the NL's second wild card (the Cubs by a game and a half), making this a potential old-school contest without a safety net.