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by | October 27, 2018 | 20:02

More than a dozen rockets were fired from Gaza , many of which were intercepted by Israel's Iron Dome aerial defense system, according to the Israel Defense Forces (IDF). Meanwhile, a young Palestinian man has died less than a day after being shot by Israeli military forces during clashes between a group of Palestinian protesters and Israeli forces near the border between the Gaza Strip and the occupied territories.

by | October 27, 2018 | 19:54

Emergency crews said the fire tore through the attic and the second storey of the house. Unfortunately, in his endeavours, the whole house caught fire. Luckily, the fire was contained before engulfing the rest of the home. Robert Castillo of the Fresno Fire Department told the publication that the brick had a crack in it, which allowed material inside the home to catch on fire.

by | October 27, 2018 | 17:45

The suspicious package sent to CNN headquarters in NY on Wednesday was addressed to former Central Intelligence Agency director John Brennan , another prominent Trump critic. A separate package addressed to Obama, according to the Secret Service, was intercepted at a screening facility at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, a 365-hectare military facility in Washington.

by | October 27, 2018 | 17:43

Brennan has been an outspoken critic of Trump, calling the president's performance during a July joint news conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki "nothing short of treasonous". De Niro gave an expletive-laced speech at this year's Tony Awards, ripping into the president. US Democratic leaders in Congress said Trump's call for unity rang "hollow" because of his past statements condoning acts of violence.

by | October 27, 2018 | 16:14

Sirisena on Saturday, 27 October, issued two extraordinary gazette notices making Rajapaksa the new Prime Minister and formally recognising Ranil Wickremesinghe's dramatic dismissal, leading to a constitutional crisis in the island nation, PTI reported.

by | October 26, 2018 | 07:52

President Trump has recently increased his criticism of the caravan as it has swelled to about 7,000 people, before shrinking slightly , and warned that he was preparing to call up the military to close the border if Mexico did not stop crossings.

by | October 26, 2018 | 04:29

Thereafter, Nageshwar Rao directed a team of CBI officers to seal the offices of the CBI Director and CBI Special Director on the 11th floor. It was past midnight and the government wanted to put an end to the ugly spat that has been on in the Central Bureau of Investigation.

by | October 24, 2018 | 05:56

The letter said scientific innovation "requires the flow of people and ideas across borders to allow the rapid exchange of ideas, expertise and technology". "The shape of the deal across the vast majority of the withdrawal agreement is now clear", she said. The Mail on Sunday was told May should " bring her own noose " if she comes to the backbench 1922 Committee meeting on Wednesday, while another senior MP told the Sunday Times: "The moment is coming when the knife gets heated, ...

by | October 24, 2018 | 05:46

Projected daily traffic flow via the six-lane bridge over the next decade has already been slashed to fewer than 30,000 vehicles between Hong Kong and Zhuhai, a third of the route's capacity, yet operation and maintenance expenditures are feared to soar to more than two billion yuan a year.

by | October 24, 2018 | 05:27

A Florida man accused of groping a passenger on Southwest Airlines told an Federal Bureau of Investigation agent after his arrest that the "President of the United States says it's OK to grab women by their private parts", according to a criminal complaint .

by | October 24, 2018 | 02:03

Until people come to their senses - we have more money than anybody else by far, we'll build it up until they come to their senses, " Trump told reporters at the White House. It represented a significant concession by Moscow-previously rejected by Gorbachev's predecessors and the Soviet military command-resulting in the destruction of 1,752 Soviet missiles, including SS-20s aimed at Washington's European NATO allies, as compared with 859 less powerful USA missiles, majority Pershing IIs ...

by | October 24, 2018 | 00:45

Clemson University said the event was an annual homecoming weekend party sponsored by Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity and attended by students and non-students alike. The first rule of avoiding collapses such as these would be to "not overload the floor, of course", Amato said. When Chief Keef's breakout 2014 hit "Faneto" came on, the revelers jumped up and down so forcefully that they smashed through the floor and tumbled into the basement below.

by | October 23, 2018 | 01:13

He also returned to his theme of accusing the Democrats of being a mob, calling on Americans to vote for "jobs not mobs". Keep in mind, elections in the last weeks, especially in the last days can be very fluid. Rallying thousands of supporters in an Arizona aircraft hangar for GOP Senate candidate Rep. Martha McSally, Trump warned of dire consequences if her opponent, Democratic Rep.

by | October 23, 2018 | 01:14

WJAX reports the Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department confirms they are also on the scene of the shooting at that location. Six people have been wounded in a street shooting blocks from the Florida stadium where the NFL's Houston Texans played and defeated the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday afternoon, authorities said.

by | October 23, 2018 | 01:08

Numerous migrants are seeking refugee status in either Mexico or the United States. Sustenance also came from Guatemalan locals - for Carlos Martinez, a 24-year-old from Santa Barbara, Honduras , the plate of chicken with rice was the first bite to eat he'd had all day.

by | October 23, 2018 | 00:57

Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir said on Sunday that King Salman is determined to hold to account those responsible in the case regarding the late journalist Jamal Khashoggi . Saudi Arabia denies that its leaders ordered the operation against Khashoggi or even knew it had taken place until days later. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.), who heads the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said in an interview on CNN that the Saudi Arabian explanation for Khashoggi's death was "just not ...

by | October 23, 2018 | 00:57

The CCTV footage shows al-Madani entering the Saudi consulate in different clothes two hours before Khashoggi entered the building. "He was killed in the consulate". Numbers provided by the stock exchange on Sunday show that Saudi institutional investors were net buyers of 7.8 billion riyals in the week ended October 18, the highest value since June 2017.

by | October 23, 2018 | 00:52

That one is being called the "foreshock" as a stronger 6.8-magnitude quake occurred 35 minutes later. A quake of 6.1 to 6.9 can cause serious damage in populated areas. Six minutes later, a third 6.5 magnitude tremor was registered in the region, before a weaker 4.9 quake was recorded in the same place 14 minutes after that.

by | October 23, 2018 | 00:46

Preferences from Labor, the Greens and independent Licia Heath are likely to flow overwhelmingly to Phelps. On a two-candidate basis Phelps is now leading the Liberals Dave Sharma 51.1% to 48.9%. In fact, they were created to demonstrate that the Morrison government is unequivocally committed to every US-led war and military provocation, including its backing for Israel's persecution of the Palestinians and its moves towards a regime-change against Iran.

by | October 22, 2018 | 11:31

The 37-year-old Duchess of Sussex made an appearance during day two of the Invictus Games in Sydney , all smiles as she held on tightly to Prince Harry . "It is great to be back in Australia, and especially even more so this is my wife's first visit here, so I am very excited to show her this incredible country of yours", Harry said in a speech at Admiralty House on Tuesday.