Residents - a lot of them women and children - fled on foot, in cars and on motorcycles via the town of Hammuriyeh, where the Syrian army had opened a corridor, reported AFP. Flouting demands for Syria ceasefires shows a "monstrous indifference" to the suffering of millions of children needing a respite from violence, a top United Nations rights official said Tuesday.
In December, 20-year-old Monalisa Perez pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the second degree. Perez will also serve 10 years of supervised probation. The sentencing is below state guidelines but Norman County attorney James Brue said it was a "foolish stunt" dreamed up, planned and executed by Ruiz, and that Perez "wrongfully and tragically relied on his assurances that the stunt was safe".
The grand jury returned a superseding indictment against Manafort in late February, which added new allegations - it upped the amount he was accused of laundering from $18 million to $30 million - and removed the foreign bank accounts-related counts, which special counsel prosecutors are now pursuing in another criminal case against Manafort in Virginia .
The hardball measure would come on top of new tariffs on steel and aluminum imports , as Trump steps up his "America first" protectionist policy. Such exemptions provided comfort to markets initially, seeming to indicate that the tough talking president is not engaged on a maniacal spiral towards global trade wars.
The Labour leader condemned the "appalling" attack but pressed the PM on whether the United Kingdom had supplied traces of the nerve agent used in the attack to Russian Federation for analysis before Wednesday's deadline, as the Kremlin had asked.
Polypropylene, often used to make plastic bottle caps, was found to be the most common polymeric material (54 per cent), while Nylon was the second most abundant (16 per cent). "It's clear the world has a problem with plastic waste and that too much of it ends up in waterways and in the world's oceans". A spokesman for the World Health Organisation (WHO) told The Guardian that although there was not yet any evidence on the impact on human health, it was aware that the issue was an emerging ...
The United States sanctioned five Russian entities and 19 individuals for cyber intrusions and election interference in 2016, according to the Treasury Department. This list includes the Internet Research Agency, Concord Management and Consulting, Concord Catering as well as 13 people the US Administration earlier found to be involved in the purported meddling in the 2016 US Presidential elections: Evgeniy Prigozhin, Dzheykhun Aslanov, Anna Bogacheva, Maria and Robert Bovda, Mikhail ...
Iran warned it would resume enriching uranium if the U.S. pulled out of the deal and reimposed severe sanctions. When asked about his previous comments comparing Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, the supreme leader of Iran, to Hitler, he replied, "Absolutely".
The live stream of their gameplay netted record views for a non-tournament event. Now, JuJu is playing video games with his favorite rappers and an eSports legend. Twitch fans out there should know that Amazon just kicked off a new program that awards Amazon Prime subscribers free games every month. The rapper and singer says he's been playing the popular video game for a month or two.
Kudlow will fill the role vacated by former Goldman Sachs executive Gary Cohn, who left the White House after differing significantly with the president over tariffs to protect America's steel and aluminum industries. The National Economic Council director advises the U.S. president on economic issues and works to implement policy goals. He is better known as a TV pundit, having spent 25 years on CNBC .
He said investigators took the surveillance DVDs with them. Two of the families who had package bombs left on their doorsteps in Austin were both involved in local activism in the black community and were known to each other. we are hoping to use the evidence we have to track them down based on what we are seeing on all three scenes that seem to be consistent". Austin Police Chief Brian Manley said that they are investigating and would be looking into the fact that two of the victims were ...
Donald Trump has pledged to find a solution for the thousands of undocumented Irish living in the US. He said: "I will". Mrs Bradley will use her first visit to the U.S. "He is a very direct man, likes to get things done", he said. "I love it." He offered no further details. He said the president was supportive of working to find a solution.
Vancouver won't be a part of Canada's attempt to co-host the 2026 FIFA World Cup , Sportsnet has learned. News of Vancouver's loss of the bid came the day after Kirsty Duncan, the federal minister of sport and persons with disabilities, announced the federal government's "support in principle" to host the world's best soccer players in Canada.
Two police officials told Associated Press that two men in a auto fired nine shots into the vehicle carrying the popular 38-year-old councillor and her driver, Anderson Pedro Gomes. Over the weekend, Franco called for "no more killing of young men" after the deaths of two young men in the local Acari favela . Ms Franco was raised and lived in Mare, a complex of slums where about 130,000 residents must contend with the presence of Rio's two most powerful gangs - the Red Command and the ...
Ultimately, the company got the swapped emissions credits it needed for its New Jersey plant, but not the power-purchase agreement it sought for the 650-megawatt plant in Orange County. Cuomo was not charged with any crimes by the federal prosecutor or implicated in Percoco's deeds. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo recently announced $1.4 billion in funding for 26 large-scale renewable energy projects across the state, the single largest commitment to renewable energy by a state in ...
An autopsy on Saturday ruled Anderson's death a homicide, but no further details were given. Tercero posted a Facebook video about Nicaragua on Monday, prompting Anderson's friends to blast him. She was last seen alive at around 4 a.m. on Thursday with her roommates, who alerted the cops on Friday about her missing. "Why is she not answering her phone?" Anderson has been described as "bright" and "loving" by those who knew her.
CBN News reported McCabe stepped down in January and has been on leave. The Justice Department's inspector general has investigated the decision-making in the Clinton email case, including events and actions involving McCabe. Trump has repeatedly called for McCabe's firing over the past several months, which leaves whatever decision Sessions makes open to partisan criticism.
The leadership of the state Congress and the CPI (M), which had fought the 2016 Assembly polls in Bengal together, were in talks regarding nominating an independent candidate for the Rajya Sabha polls . Rathwa has refuted the allegations. The ground situation Eight candidates filed their nominations on Monday. He also alleged that there is "no proper mention" of criminal cases in Mr Rathwa's affidavit.Gujarat BJP leaders have informed the central leaders, according to sources, that a "no ...
Such is the level of violence in South Africa that thousands of mainly white, Afrikaans-speaking farmers have taken to the streets to protest and plead for help. The department said that no South African "is in danger from their own democratically elected government", and that the apparent threat Dutton spoke of does not exist.
Witnesses said it appeared the plane had some sort of explosion in the air. Photos on social media showed a rescue helicopter hovering over the supposed site of the crash off Key West. Wilson, who lives in the area, said she saw the plane explode in midair before crashing. The aircraft crew is based out of Naval Air Station Oceana , in Virginia Beach, Virginia.
Evanston and Northwestern University police are on the scene. "Remain in safe place", the university tweeted. Earlier Wednesday, Northwestern students staged a protest against gun violence, as part of the national walkout demonstrations in the wake of last month's Florida high school shooting.
But Wednesday's crackdown may signal the company is preparing to take a tougher stance on the abuse, even when that means eliminating a page with over 2 million likes. Both were found guilty by a United Kingdom court earlier this month of religiously aggravated harassment . "But political views can and should be expressed without hate".
Duterte's spokesman, Harry Roque, said the ICC was "siding with the enemies of the president", while Duterte's legal counsel Salvador Panelo said the accession to the Rome Statute in 2011 was never announced in the Philippines official gazette, thus did not apply.
Sg Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Pc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $113.26M market cap company. About 4.99 million shares traded. JP Morgan maintained it with "Underweight" rating and GBX 134 target in Wednesday, November 29 report. Credit Agricole upgraded the shares of WYNN in report on Wednesday, September 2 to "Buy" rating.
Monday - Rain and snow likely with a high in the mid- to upper 40s. Wednesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11 a.m. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northwest winds 10 to 15 miles per hour. A chance of snow showers between noon and 3pm, then a chance of rain showers after 3pm.
Meteorologists always say that storms are unpredictable, and this Stormy Daniels one is taking twists and turns no one could have seen coming. Since the agreement was never signed by Trump himself, she argues that it is unenforceable. She further added, "I need funds to pay for: attorneys' fees; out-of-pocket costs associated with the lawsuit, arbitration, and my right to speak openly; security expenses; and damages that may be awarded against me if I speak out and ultimately lose to Mr.
The state of Oklahoma will use nitrogen gas to execute death row inmates going forward, officials said Wednesday, an unprecedented response to the inability of states nationwide to obtain lethal injection drugs. In 2014, Oklahoma drew intense scrutiny for its death-penalty procedures after the execution of Clayton Lockett gained global attention. The European Union in 2011 voted to prohibit the sale of the drug and seven other barbiturates to the United States for use in torture or ...
Marie, Ont., and Regina, Sask. He added "We will always stand up for Canadian steel and aluminum workers. But, we know there's a win-win-win we can get to", Trudeau told one employee at the Algoma steel facility. "It's been a real team effort and Canada has been united". But the USA government also wants to make sure cheap steel being dumped into North America by Brazil, South Korea, China and other countries doesn't enter the United States through a Canadian back door.
Earlier, a senior Pakistani officer was harassed when his vehicle was stopped in Chanakyapuri neighbourhood of the Indian capital and was left with no other option but to return to the high commission. "[Intelligence agency] personnel keep shooting videos of the officers, thrusting phones on their faces". This comment came, even as it came to light that tension has been brewing between the two sides for a couple of months - one of the incidents involved the doorbell of the Indian deputy High ...
A yellow weather warning for snow has been issued for the east of England on Sunday. Meanwhile, Gritting Kent has issued a "red" warning for Saturday, which means road surface temperatures are expected to fall below freezing with ice and/or snow and freezing rain likely.