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by | March 17, 2019 | 04:41

People living in the Upper River Don catchment area have been urged to be prepared for possible flooding. According to a release by the weather service, "emergency management reported a surge floodwaters traveling down the Platte River related to a recent ice jam breakup".

by | March 17, 2019 | 00:12

Officers responded to reports of shots fired in central Christchurch at about 1.40pm local time (12.40am GMT), and urged people in the area to stay indoors. Based on the video, the attacker was at the scene of the first mosque for about 10 minutes, and police did not arrive until after that. Police stand outside a mosque after the shooting.

by | March 16, 2019 | 23:38

The storm left quickly rising floods in its wake in parts of eastern Nebraska and Iowa that saw residents evacuated from their homes, roads washed out in communities, and farmers anxious all the water would drown livestock. Residents of communities that had to evacuate because of flooding will be cleaning up the damage for some time. Approximately 175,000 people have been left without power as the storm barrels through.

by | March 16, 2019 | 22:42

As he strolled out of his red-brick mansion on Staten Island the reputed mob boss Francesco "Franky Boy" Cali probably felt safe. After reportedly taking the reins in 2015, Cali was described by mafia watchers as the opposite of Gotti because "no-one ever sees him", the New York Post reported.

by | March 16, 2019 | 21:44

Trump's lawyers have said the case shouldn't go forward while he is in office. Trump's attorneys had argued that the Supremacy Clause of the Constitution shielded Trump from the claim, but Justice Dianne Renwick wrote that the clause was "never meant to deprive a state court of its authority to decide cases and controversies under the state's constitution".

by | March 16, 2019 | 19:10

The massacre left 41 at the Al Noor Mosque dead before the suspect journeyed to the Linwood Avenue Mosque where he killed another seven victims, one more later died in hospital. Two other armed suspects were last night being held in custody. The Bangladesh team was on its way to the mosque, one of two sites of the shooting attack that killed at least 49 people.

by | March 16, 2019 | 18:43

Unless an agreement is made, Britain is still at legal default to depart from the bloc on March 29. Following the talks, Mr Rutte said the current Withdrawal Agreement is the "only deal on the table". European Union leaders will consider pressing Britain to delay Brexit by at least a year to find a way out of the domestic maelstrom, though there is shock and growing impatience at the political chaos in London.

by | March 16, 2019 | 16:39

New Zealand Police Commissioner Mike Bush said more charges would be laid. Two other armed suspects were taken into custody Friday while police tried to determine what role, if any, they played in the cold-blooded attack that stunned New Zealand , a country so peaceful that police officers rarely carry guns.

by | March 16, 2019 | 16:27

Ilhan Omar (D-MN), who has been criticized by Democrats and Republicans alike in recent weeks over similar remarks interpreted as anti-Semitic, Sisa questioned whether the US government and American Jews have "a dual allegiance to the state of Israel?" The sit-in is aimed at antisemitic comments from congressional Democrats, specifically Rep.

by | March 16, 2019 | 15:45

Mrs May said MPs would have to decide whether they want to delay Brexit , hold another referendum, or whether they "want to leave with a deal but not this deal". But, it also notes that a no-deal Brexit remains the default position unless both the United Kingdom and European Union ratify an agreement. Some of her colleagues around the Cabinet table think it shows she has to tack to a closer deal with the EU.

by | March 16, 2019 | 14:41

The suspect, Brenton Harrison Tarrant, appeared in court Saturday, charged with one count of murder. Police also arrested a couple at a roadblock. Police said it is in response to the deadly mass shootings in Christchurch , NZ. Ardern said she had spoken to Trump, who had asked how he could help. He said one was slightly injured. "We are doing everything we can to remove it", he said.

by | March 16, 2019 | 12:45

Google announced the news in a blog on Pi Day (14 March - "3.14" in American date notation). What perhaps you didn't know is that pi is an irrational number which means that there's no end to how many of its digits can be calculated. This wasn't an easy task though, since it required a lot of memory and storage. Pi is regularly used by physicists, engineers and space explorers. The semi-official holiday for the unique number is celebrated by eating actual pies.

by | March 16, 2019 | 09:51

Should it manage to successfully pass through both the Senate and the House, it would be the first time that lawmakers have tapped on the act to cease u.s. It would be the first of his two-year-long presidency. The resolution was introduced by Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont. Mike Lee of Utah, the vote passed in a final count of 54-46.

by | March 16, 2019 | 09:30

He said Hanoi would again request that Malaysian authorities treat Huong fairly and release her "as soon as possible". Doan's lawyer Hisyam Teh Poh Teik lodged the appeal for full acquittal earlier in the week and now accuses Attorney General Tommy Thomas of being unjust.

by | March 16, 2019 | 09:19

Cohen hasn't done so since, Monico said. Giuliani confirmed to the Associated Press that Costello reached out to him after Cohen's properties were raided previous year. Trump. He said he understands that Cohen may have answered more detailed questions on the topic in separate, closed-door testimony before the House intelligence committee the next day.

by | March 16, 2019 | 06:25

Al Green, a Democrat, said of O'Rourke. "That's part of the problem, and I'm a white man. This city is the best example of this country at its best". Beto O'Rourke followed his announcement by launching a three-day visit to Iowa. O'Rourke is holding a Texas kickoff of his presidential campaign March 30 in El Paso. "I had to be moving, I had to be meeting people", O'Rourke told Oprah Winfrey in a February interview.

by | March 15, 2019 | 23:11

Trump had sought to frame the issue as voting for him or for "Nancy Pelosi, Crime and the Open Border Democrats". Congress will now need a two-thirds majority in both chambers to override him, which is unlikely to happen. "That shift has placed a substantial strain on border-security resources". "The fact that this is an emergency is undeniable", Nielsen said. Mike Lee, R-Utah; Rob Portman, R-Ohio; Susan Collins, R-Maine; Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska; Marco Rubio, R-Fla.; Rand Paul, R-Ky.; ...

by | March 15, 2019 | 23:10

Why call for another summit to offer the same basic deal Trump has offered all along? Moon Chung-in, South Korea's special presidential adviser for foreign affairs and national security, said if Pyongyang tries to use the reported missile activities as leverage in stalled nuclear talks, it would constitute a "bad move" that could be catastrophic.

by | March 15, 2019 | 22:38

In the past week, Collins has released transcripts of similar interviews with Justice Department official Bruce Ohr and ex-FBI lawyer Lisa Page , with whom Strzok exchanged anti-Trump text messages during the 2016 election and investigations into his campaign.

by | March 15, 2019 | 20:30

Turkey on Thursday said Interpol had issued red notices for 20 people in connection with the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi . Khashoggi, who worked as a contributor for The Washington Post , was an outspoken critic of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

by | March 15, 2019 | 19:16

Those arrested will have to stand trial at a later date. Other Gujarat cities that are enforcing a PUBG ban right now include Bhavnagar, Gir Somnath, and Surat, according to International Business Times . "To PUBG MOBILE players, we want to assure you that we are on your side and we will try our best to find a reasonable solution", PUBG Mobile said in an email statement.

by | March 15, 2019 | 17:13

Since the start of the autumn term, she has spent each Friday outside the Swedish parliament in Stockholm, and ever since the first few days she has been joined by other students, teachers and those concerned about the climate. "When you tell someone that's 16 that yes in 10 years there's going to be a climate apocalypse, and the world will become a wasteland of natural disasters ...

by | March 15, 2019 | 15:45

Nkhokwe said the and strong winds are expected to start from Thursday to Sunday mainly over southern areas of Malawi which are at a risk for locally damaging winds, flooding and significant travel disruptions as the Tropical Cyclone makes its way to Zimbabwe where it is expected to weaken and die on 18th March.

by | March 15, 2019 | 15:41

The two women allegedly assaulted Kim Jong-Nam - half brother of Kim Jong-un - on February 13, 2017, at Kuala Lumpur airport , in an action that Seoul attributed to North Korean agents and which was captured on security cameras. "I am sure they decided that it was an easy thing to release her and score a few points with Indonesia ". Once the court released her, Siti Aisyah, wearing a black traditional Malay dress and headscarf, was rushed to the Indonesian embassy, where she spoke briefly ...

by | March 15, 2019 | 11:56

The attorney general is pushing ahead with the trial of Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong in the murder of Kim Jong Nam despite the unexpected decision this week to free her co-accused. The legal teams of both women have argued that they were pawns in the audacious assassination of Kim Jong-nam, 45, that was orchestrated behind-the-scenes by North Korean agents.