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by | January 21, 2019 | 00:20

Assistant Chief Constable Mark Hamilton said: "At around 7.55pm last night officers on patrol in Bishop Street spotted a suspicious vehicle and were making checks when, around 5 minutes later, information was received that a device had been left at the courthouse".

by | January 21, 2019 | 00:12

Guiness World Records named Nonaka as the world's oldest man in April 2018 when he was 112 years and 259 days old. The family said he died peacefully from natural causes. A document kept by local welfare authorities described how he regularly soaked himself in the sulfur-rich hot springs and also had an insatiable appetite for candies, especially strawberry shortcake.

by | January 20, 2019 | 01:12

The Islamic State claimed responsibility for this week's bombing - Saturday's ceremony comes exactly one month after Trump declared victory over the group. Turkey claimed that "100-plus" attacks by the PKK/YPG, ISIS, and the religious movement led by US -based Islamist cleric Fethullah Gulen - designated as the Fethullahist Terror Organization ( FETO ) by Erdogan - have killed over 2,000 "innocent Turkish people" since 2015.

by | January 20, 2019 | 00:45

On Wednesday, the Border Patrol arrested a group of 247 people, mostly from Central America, who turned themselves in to agents in a highly remote part of New Mexico, where authorities have found 25 groups of more than 100 people since October.

by | January 20, 2019 | 00:40

The inaugural marches sprang up as a response to President Donald Trump's January 2017 inauguration and drew millions of marchers across the US and around the world. "There's a level of accountability that we need to hold white establishment men to if we're going to hold Tamika Mallory to that standard", Wash said.

by | January 20, 2019 | 00:30

Activists immediately called the sentence a travesty. The three charged officers had opted to forgo a jury trial in favor of letting the judge weigh the evidence. The former officer's lawyers have asked for probation , the minimum punishment in IL for second-degree murder. He argued that McDonald had lunged at him with the knife, a claim that was easily refuted by the video evidence.

by | January 19, 2019 | 01:11

United States intelligence chiefs concluded that the Russian interference operation was ordered by Vladimir Putin to benefit Trump's campaign and harm Hillary Clinton, his Democratic opponent. Newly released documents from Mueller's office reveal the extent of those alleged lies . Manafort's attorneys deny that he intentionally lied. Prosecutors on Tuesday cited a May 26, 2018, text to Manafort by someone with apparent access to President Donald Trump , who is referred to as POTUS.

by | January 19, 2019 | 00:58

Lavrov accused American media of "lowering their journalistic standards" in coverage of the issue and denounced US lawmakers for challenging Trump's right to conduct foreign policy. He also criticised Washington for its intention to opt out of a key nuclear pact over alleged Russian violations. Washington has threatened to withdraw from the 1987 accord, accusing Moscow of violating the Treaty, which bans the two sides from deploying short- and intermediate-range, land-based missiles in ...

by | January 19, 2019 | 00:57

The account, created in May 2016 and run by a female friend of Mr. Gauger, described Mr. Cohen as a "sex symbol", praised his looks and character, and promoted his appearances and statements boosting Mr. Throughout the campaign, Trump denied having business interests in Russian Federation, as he was reportedly working to put a tower in Moscow, a plan that could have brought his company $300 million, and put Vladimir Putin in the building's $50 million penthouse.

by | January 19, 2019 | 00:48

Nancy Pelosi has made it clear that she has a conservative approach towards Trump. Sen. Tim Kaine, Virginia Democrat, said it would be "odd" for the president to deliver the speech during a shutdown . A bipartisan group of senators plan to send a letter to President Donald Trump requesting for a temporary reopening of the government in exchange for serious debate of the president's desired border protections, Politico reports .

by | January 19, 2019 | 00:40

A diplomatic source in Washington said the goal of Suh's visit "was to hold discussions with USA intelligence officials". It was flown to Pyongyang and delivered by hand, the CNN reported , quoting a source familiar with the ongoing talks between Washington and Pyongyang on denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula.

by | January 18, 2019 | 01:24

The House of Representatives will vote on a similar measure Thursday. Democrats in both chambers have slammed the Treasury Department for its plan to lift sanctions on three companies tied to Deripaska: Rusal, the world's second-largest aluminum producer, its holding company EN+ Group and EN+ Group subsidiary JSC EuroSibEnergo.

by | January 18, 2019 | 00:46

Attorney Byung J. The FBI set up the sting after a local law enforcement agency said in March that it got a tip from someone who said Mr Taheb had become radicalised, changed his name and planned to travel overseas, according to an FBI agent's affidavit filed in court.

by | January 18, 2019 | 00:38

The systems are also aimed at protecting against existing threats from Iran and North Korea . President Trump also said America must recognize space is a new war fighting domain and create a space-based missile defense system. The strategy will encourage prototypes for promising new technologies to be evaluated outside the standard acquisition process to increase speed. "The U.S.

by | January 17, 2019 | 00:25

Senator Gillibrand plans to travel to the lead-off caucus state of Iowa later this week. Gillibrand would join a Democratic presidential field beginning to take shape. She has built a reputation in the Senate for standing up for victims of sexual violence . In a December interview with CNN's Van Jones , she spoke out against White House's policy of separating migrant children from their parents and said that the president's "nasty language" wouldn't scare her away from a presidential bid.

by | January 16, 2019 | 03:10

The death toll from the deadly attack on a hotel complex in the Kenyan capital of Nairobi has risen to at least 14. As a helicopter flew low overhead witnesses at the scene said the gunmen and security forces were engaged in a fierce firefight.

by | January 16, 2019 | 01:13

Former DOJ spokesperson under Attorney General Eric Holder, and frequent MSNBC Justice and Security Analyst Matthew Miller says Barr would be "breaking precedent" to not recuse. "The memo did not address - or in any way question - the Special Counsel's core investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election", Barr added.

by | January 15, 2019 | 00:57

Some buildings have been damaged. The plane was carrying meat from Bishkek in Kyrgyzstan when it crashed near the capital Tehran , an army spokesman told state TV, adding that only the flight engineer survived. First responders recovered the bodies of seven crash victims. There were a total of 16 people on board the aircraft, according to reports. Yet a spokeswoman for Kyrgyzstan's Manas airport said the plane belonged to Iran's Payam Air, Reuters reported.

by | January 15, 2019 | 00:53

Trump was working for the Russians . Speaking with the press on Monday, Trump was more definitive, telling one reporter: "I never worked for Russian Federation". The Washington Post also reported that Trump had concealed details of his conversations with Putin, including an instance in 2017 when the president took the notes of his interpreter and instructed him not to discuss the meeting.

by | January 15, 2019 | 00:50

Venezuela's sidelined opposition-controlled parliament called Friday for a mass protest against President Nicolas Maduro in a bid to oust the socialist leader in favor of "a transitional government". The head of the Organization of American States, Secretary-General Luis Almagro, responded quickly, sending out a tweet recognizing Guaido as Venezuela's interim president.

by | January 15, 2019 | 00:53

The IDF said the operation "removed the threat from the citizens of Israel". According to Al-Hadath TV channel, the Israeli planes attacked Iranian military warehouses near the airport, which are used by the Hezbollah militias, fighting on the side of the government's army.

by | January 15, 2019 | 00:47

Another Democrat said they'd like to see the rising self-described Democratic socialist star give her fellow colleagues a chance before "passing judgment". In November, Ocasio-Cortez, 29, became the youngest woman ever elected to Congress. It started when Joe Lieberman , Democratic presidential nominee Al Gore's running mate in the 2000 election who retired in 2013 after serving 24 years as U.S.

by | January 14, 2019 | 00:14

The second photo was another selfie with her aunt, Jennifer Smith, with a caption reading "Love her so much!" Jayme told the couple she had been held captive in a cabin and didn't know where she was or anything about Gordon. "I went to her and she just sort of grabbed onto me and she told me who she was". Police found her parents James Closs, 56, and Denise Closs, 46, shot dead, and undertook a nationwide search for Jayme, describing her as "endangered", but the trail had gone cold until ...

by | January 14, 2019 | 00:13

They say Trump directed his personal lawyer Michael Cohen to make illegal hush-money payments to two women as a way to quash potential sex scandals during the campaign. Trump also instructed the interpreter "not to discuss what had transpired with other administration officials", in the Post's words. 'I can tell you this, if you ask the folks in Russian Federation, I've been tougher on Russian Federation than anybody else, ' Trump said.

by | January 14, 2019 | 00:13

It's 100 per cent, and I'll have to do that, ' he said . Former Trump campaign aide Sam Nunberg said Trump was simply using all available tools. "There has to be some basis for declaring an emergency when both houses of Congress have concluded" there isn't one, said Walter Dellinger, who served as acting Solicitor General under President Bill Clinton .