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by | May 07, 2019 | 07:23

Authorities found the bodies, believed to be that of Jasmine Lovett, 25, and 22-month-old Aliyah Sanderson, in a heavily wooded area at around 4 a.m. on Monday near Grizzly Creek, Calgary police said in a statement. Leeming, originally from the United Kingdom, was originally arrested on April 25 in connection to the case and released the next day without charges.

by | May 07, 2019 | 06:51

The egg grazed Mr Morrison's head but did not break, local media reported. Following the incident the prime minister dubbed the activist as "cowardly". Our farmers have to put up with these same idiots who are invading their farms and their homes. "We will stand up to thuggery whether it's these cowardly activists who have no respect for anyone, or militant unionists standing over small businesses and their employees on work sites ", he said in a follow up tweet.

by | May 07, 2019 | 03:58

Michael Cohen , the former lawyer, media attack dog and fixer for President Donald Trump , said Monday there "remains much to be told" as he heads to prison to begin a three-year prison sentence for crimes including campaign finance violations related to hush-money payments made on Trump's behalf.

by | May 07, 2019 | 03:28

After watching Woods clinch the 2019 Masters tournament on April 14, Trump, an avid golfer, tweeted his congratulations, calling him "a truly Great Champion". The next day, Trump successfully predicted Woods "will be winning Majors again". Kyle C. Kopko, a professor at Elizabethtown College in Pennsylvania, claims that Obama's ties to Oprah pale in comparison to Trump and Woods.

by | May 07, 2019 | 02:55

The department introduced further restrictions including sanctions on the transfer of enriched uranium out of Iran in exchange for natural uranium and warned that any assistance to expand Iran's Bushehr nuclear power plant beyond the existing reactor unit could be subject to sanctions.

by | May 06, 2019 | 22:27

Bolton - who has spearheaded an increasingly hawkish US policy on Iran - said the decision, which could exacerbate problems between the two countries, was meant to send a "clear and unmistakable message" of USA resolve to Tehran. In addition to the USS Abraham Lincoln aircraft carrier , the strike force includes the guided missile cruiser USS Leyte Gulf and destroyers from the Destroyer Squadron 2.

by | May 06, 2019 | 20:29

Nadler has given the DOJ until 9:00 a.m. on Monday to comply, threatning a contempt of Congress proceeding against Barr if that deadline comes and goes. He also asked that all members of Congress be allowed to review an unredacted version. "Access to these materials is essential to the Committee's ability to effectively investigate possible misconduct, and consider appropriate legislative, oversight, or other constitutionally warranted responses".

by | May 06, 2019 | 20:12

In the past, Mr Biden has not shied away from direct verbal insults with Trump. "There's so many nicknames I'm inclined to give this guy", Biden said. In his first visit to SC as a 2020 candidate, Joe Biden bragged about "my buddy Barack". "Well guess what? I probably shouldn't have done that", Biden said Saturday, "I don't want to get it down to that level".

by | May 06, 2019 | 19:46

Trump displayed a similar willingness in a Saturday tweet , saying he believed " Kim Jong Un fully realizes the great economic potential of North Korea & will do nothing to interfere or end it". The two sides have been clashing over the North's demand for substantive economic sanctions relief and the US's insistence that the North make concrete concessions toward eliminating its atomic arsenal.

by | May 06, 2019 | 19:45

Last month, Trump said the United States and China could wrap up trade talks within four weeks after making quick progress on the potentially "epic" deal. In Hong Kong, the Hang Seng index was down more than 3 percent. Trump claimed tariffs paid by China were "partially responsible for our great economic results".

by | May 06, 2019 | 18:58

Darion Vence, the girl's stepfather, said he was headed to pick up the girl's mother from Bush Intercontinental Airport on Friday night when he heard a popping noise and pulled over, The Houston Chronicle reported . She was with three unknown Hispanic men in a 2010 blue Chevrolet crew cab truck, Houston police said. Vence stated he spent nearly 24 hours drifting in and out of consciousness.

by | May 06, 2019 | 18:29

The sudden increase in trade tensions comes amid warnings from the International Monetary Fund that US-China tit-for-tat trade war is reducing world trade and creating uncertainty. The threat , conveyed via Twitter, dashed expectations that the two biggest economies might forge a deal in talks this week. The discussions remain focused toward making substantial progress on important structural issues and rebalancing the U.S.

by | May 06, 2019 | 17:43

The third-richest man in the world, Warren Buffett, believes aircraft have never been safer and would still travel on the troubled Boeing 737 MAX, which was involved in two crashes that claimed the lives of almost 350 people. Boeing briefed the FAA on the display issue in November, after the Lion Air accident, and a special panel deemed it to be "low risk", an FAA spokesman said.

by | May 06, 2019 | 13:08

Ramadan is the holiest month for Muslims. This year too, the tentative dates for the sighting of the crescent moon, which marks the onset of Ramadan , is under question. Muslims who fast during the month should strive to better understand their own religion as well as strengthen their harmony with people of other religions.

by | May 06, 2019 | 12:26

It also heralded a shift in tone from the United States president, who had cited progress in talks as recently as Friday. Trump on Sunday ramped up pressure on China to complete a trade deal this week during talks in Washington , threatening to more than double tariffs on $200 billion of the Asian nation's sales to the world's largest economy, and impose new import taxes.

by | May 06, 2019 | 10:30

The Israeli military announced its decision, saying: "As of 7 a.m., all protective restrictions in the home front will be lifted". Egypt brokered an agreement to cease hostilities from 4.30am local time, an official from the strip's Islamist rulers Hamas and another from its allied group Islamic Jihad said on condition of anonymity.

by | May 06, 2019 | 10:14

The "trying to beat" reference is of course to Meghan Markle , 37, who is now pregnant with her first child with Prince Harry , who she married at Windsor Castle last May. While this will be the first child for Meghan and Harry, it is Alex's second with her husband, Charlie Thomson, who she married in 2015. This has meant that Royal observers have been speculating whether or not Meghan has gone into labour.

by | May 06, 2019 | 04:18

President Rouhani and Parliament Speaker Larijani said on Saturday that Iran will continue with production of low-level uranium enrichment in line with its nuclear deal with world powers despite the United States decision. The US also announced on Friday that it would try to force Iran to stop producing low-enriched uranium, a move that has been rejected by Iran. "Under the [nuclear accord] Iran can produce heavy water and this is not in violation of the agreement".

by | May 06, 2019 | 02:42

Based on calculations by Bloomberg Economics, tariffs at the current level add up to a 0.5 percentage-point drag on China's gross domestic product growth this year. The U.S. has accused China of resorting to predatory tactics - including cybertheft and forcing foreign companies to hand over technology - in a drive to establish Chinese companies as world leaders in advanced industries such as robotics and electric vehicles.

by | May 06, 2019 | 00:30

The Conservatives lost more than a thousand seats in Thursday's English local authority polls, but left-wing Labour failed to capitalise, also losing seats as voters vented their frustration at the Brexit impasse dominating British politics.

by | May 06, 2019 | 00:33

President Donald Trump said Sunday that special counsel Robert Mueller should not testify before Congress regarding his Russian Federation investigation. "Obviously, until the date comes, we never have an absolute guarantee", he added in response to a question of whether or not Mueller will show up. The Republican president has derided the investigation as a costly "witch hunt" and sought to characterize the report's findings as a victory.

by | May 05, 2019 | 22:47

Days after a new round of peace negotiations between the U.S. government and the Taliban began in the Qatari capital Doha, Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani told a grand tribal council in Kabul that his country will release 175 Taliban prisoners as a gesture of goodwill and that he is willing to agree to a bilateral ceasefire as well.

by | May 05, 2019 | 21:42

The 22-month investigation - which Trump repeatedly dismissed as a "witch hunt" - led to charges against 34 individuals, including Papadopoulos, and three companies. The Times calls the woman an "investigator", not a "spy". Former Trump campaign adviser George Papadopoulos said Friday that The New York Times' report on an informant for USA intelligence was with the CIA, not the Federal Bureau of Investigation as the newspaper claimed.

by | May 05, 2019 | 21:42

A navy statement early on Saturday offered "hearts and prayers" to their owners, and said safety issues prevented rescuers from immediately retrieving the animals. "It sounds to me like it was likely a unit, it was either deploying or re-deploying out of Guantanamo Bay", he told Don Lemon. Their cases have been in the pretrial stage since May 2012 and no trial has been scheduled.

by | May 05, 2019 | 21:40

According to RIA Novosti, there were 78 passengers on board the plane. A passenger plane is seen on fire after an emergency landing at the Sheremetyevo Airport outside Moscow, Russia May 5, 2019. The agencies reported the plane had 78 people on board. Kristian Kostov, a former Bulgarian Eurovision contestant, has posted on social media about witnessing the incident.