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by | September 01, 2017 | 01:56

Conservative commentator Tomi Lahren attends Politicon, Tuesday in Pasadena, Calif. Fox News Channel has hired Lahren, who has hosted shows on The Blaze and One America News Network along with working for a political action committee supporting President Donald Trump.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:55

The National Weather Service says rain is falling just east of Houston at a rate of 2 inches (5 centimeters) an hour. If this number is reached, it would set a statewide record, and would also be the heaviest rain to result from a landfalling tropical storm or hurricane on record in USA history.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:56

That was ahead of both the 3.7% that economists were expecting and the 3% that was anticipated by the Bank of Canada . Chances of a rate hike as early as next week climbed to 37 per cent from around 20 per cent before the data, while investors see a almost 90 per cent chance of a hike by October, data from the overnight index swaps market showed.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:55

Qatar strongly denied the charges against it, while rejecting a list of 13 demands put forward by the bloc for resuming diplomatic ties. It is Russia's interest, noted the visitor, that the Gulf Cooperation Council be united and strong. In early June, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the United Emirates severed political and trade ties with the small gas-rich country, accusing it of supporting terrorism.

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:23

As Tropical Storm Harvey travels inland toward Louisiana and continues to flood Texas , the death toll too has continued to rise. Rescuers lifted them into the boat and tried to revive the Beaumont mother, but Penisson said she never regained consciousness.

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:20

This is in contrast to India's statement that both countries have agreed to "disengage" in Doklam. "We just want to say that the two countries can end this crisis without having to resort to war, which is a victory for Asia". China ranks first in terms of national comprehensive innovation competitiveness in 2016, followed by Russia, South Africa, Brazil and India, according to the BRICS Innovative Competitiveness Report 2017 released by China Science and Technology Exchange Centre in ...

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:20

Jason, whose father is from the United Kingdom, says he remembers Diana as "very glamorous - but with a mischievous side", and says he feels it is important to remember the princess for her charity work. The life of Diana - a shy, teenage aristocrat who suddenly became the world's most famous woman - and her tragic death at 36 still captivates millions across the globe.

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:22

The Senate Judiciary Committee has reportedly settled on a date for Donald Trump Jr.to provide private testimony regarding his June 2016 meeting with a Russian lawyer, according to Politico . Investigators working for Mueller are allegedly zeroing in on the President's role in responding to the initial reports of his son's meeting with Veselnitskaya and whether he tried to hide its objective, NBC reported this week.

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:20

Tuesday's grand jury decision means that a total of 19 people - 15 identified as Turkish security officials - have now been charged over their roles in the violence on 17 May during Mr Erdogan's state visit to the US. Now is the time to demand the immediate extradition of President Erdogan's security detail, and for the Republic of Turkey to pay reparations to the victims of these heinous crimes.

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:24

Missile Defense Agency (MDA) statement reads. "The number of countries with access to ballistic missile technology, including some with the potential to reach North America or target Canadian and allied deployed forces, has increased and is expected to grow and become more sophisticated", the policy says.

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:47

The directive not only bans transgender individuals from serving in the military, but it also gives Defense Secretary Jim Mattis the ability to kick out transgender soldiers now serving, and it directs the military to halt paying for gender confirmation surgery.

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:42

Merkel said she thought it was a "very good idea" and said "that way we can show the world that we have the instruments to react" to moments of difficulty. She said: "We're a democracy and everyone can freely express themselves in public the way they want". She attended a meeting in Paris on Monday evening with leaders from France, Germany , Italy and Spain as well as Chad and Niger and one of Libya's leaders.

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:39

All the while, heavy tropical rain will start to form and head onshore in the coastal Carolinas. They advised keeping an eye on local media and following updates from the National Hurricane Center. The S.C. Emergency Management Division is closely monitoring a tropical storm system that could affect part of the state's coastline. The disturbance has not shown signs of organization or a clear center today, and is more of an elongated trough of low pressure near the coast with 35kt winds and a ...

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:36

The second missile "appears to have blown up nearly immediately", the command said. Benham says the military continues with a more detailed assessment. In April 2017, they launched a ballistic missile in an attempt to intimidate a fleet of US warships approaching North Korea, but did all but that. Although the allies said the command-post practice, largely a war game, is defensive in nature, Pyongyang has long claimed that it's an invasion rehearsal.

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:34

Trump on Sunday made a similar claim in a tweet insisting Mexico would pay for the wall "through reimbursement/other". Also tweeting on Sunday was a perhaps inappropriately excited Donald Trump . Trump's tweet prompted a strong response from Mexico's Ministry of Foreign Affairs . It said the crime is a "shared problem" for both countries and is caused in part by US' demand for Mexican narcotics.

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:15

Talking about the final, which was the longest match of the tournament, lasting one hour and 49 minutes, the Hyderabadi said,"It was mentally and physically very tough". There he will play Lin Dan, who has reached his first semi-final since winning his record fifth world title in 2013. The Hyderabadi young lady continued her brilliant drop shots to which the Japanese literally didn't have any clue as the Indian took the first game 21-12.

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:15

The UN's International Organization for Migration said recently that around 87,000 Rohingya had crossed the border and entered Bangladesh since last October, when a new string of violence broke out in Myanmar's Rakhine state. Commissioned by Myanmar's own government, it urged the scrapping of restrictions of movement and citizenship imposed on the roughly one million-strong Rohingya community in Rakhine.

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:14

Otis' owner said his dog made it back. Salvador Segovia, 65, was watching the dog, who belongs to his five-year-old grandson Carter, who had fled the city due to flooding. " Must be a Texas dog cause he can survive without help", one commenter wrote . She shared it on social media with #refugee in the caption. 'Otis can go to Dairy Queen and he can get a hamburger, ' Segovia told Chron.com.

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:17

A terrorist group: Jaish-e-Mohammad claimed responsibility, though the identification of these three is still taking place. At least one policeman and two CRPF jawans lost their life during an encounter between militants and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir 's Pulwama district.

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:15

King Felipe VI of Spain arrives to a demonstration against the last week's terrorist attacks next to a Catalonia Pro-Independence flag in the background on August 26, 2017 in Barcelona , Spain. Since then, the arrest of almost 800 people for suspected links to extremism in 246 operations against jihadism has prevented new strikes, Rajoy said Friday.

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:16

The Lebanese army, which announced the cease-fire in a statement , said the truce had been meant to allow negotiations for the recovery of its missing soldiers . The Lebanese army announced that a cease-fire in its own offensive took effect at 7 a.m. but did not mention a cease-fire on Syria's side of the border.

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:14

Gorka's role in the White House was never detailed in public. There were conflicting accounts of his departure after the conservative website The Federalist published what it claimed was Gorka's resignation letter. The White House went on to announce the pardon of the former sheriff of Maricopa County, Ariz. Gorka, during his period in the White House, had also focused on combating China's economic warfare.

by | August 28, 2017 | 00:54

Abbas said in a statement Thursday: "We confirm that this delegation is working for peace, and we are working with him to arrive soon at what President Trump called a peace deal". Most notably in a meeting with leftist Israeli lawmakers last week, Abbas noted that he'd met Trump's envoys "about 20 times" but they had failed to convey a commitment to a two-state solution to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, according to leaked comments.

by | August 27, 2017 | 00:39

Last month, Arpaio was convicted of criminal contempt for violating a judge's order to stop discriminatory policing tactics. "It is hard to imagine anyone less worthy of a pardon or of mercy of any kind than Joe Arpaio ", Janet Murguía, president and CEO of UnidosUS, one of the nation's largest Hispanic civil rights groups, said in a statement Friday.

by | August 26, 2017 | 01:08

The attacker is still alive but is in a critical condition, Belgian prosecutors said. The police said it was too early to know whether it was terror related. Images showed police have sealed off a main street near the main Grand Place tourist attraction. Brussels has been on high alert since a series of suicide bombings at the city's airport and on its metro system killed 32 people in March 2016.

by | August 26, 2017 | 01:09

Following his review of the national monuments , Zinke announced that he was recommending to Trump that none of the monuments lose their designations. Zinke's summary said the comments he received about the review were "overwhelmingly in favor of maintaining existing monuments". "This narrative is false and has no basis in fact".

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:24

Monday's collision tore a hole in the warship's port side at the waterline, flooding compartments that included a crew sleeping area. In a statement , Swift said that some of the remains were discovered by US Navy divers in a room aboard the destroyer.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:24

WJXT reported that Marty McClain , Asay's lawyer who was court-appointed after Scott signed a death warrant past year, learned Asay had gone for almost a decade without legal representation, and that numerous records related to his case provided by his previous attorney - who had resigned from a statewide registry that made her eligible to represent defendants in capital cases - were destroyed by insects or exposure to the elements.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:23

Around 100 residents were evacuated from the community but rescue teams are still searching for six missing persons, police said. Six of those people have been reported missing by relatives, prompting an "intensified" search overnight. Bondo will remain closed until today, Mittner said. It's thought that greater damage and casualties were avoided thanks to an automatic alarm system set up after a similar natural disaster in the area in 2012.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:25

Actor Lakeith Stanfield says he's been arrested for simply being in the wrong place at the wrong time. This is not an act of terrorism, it's not a hate crime, it's a disgruntled employee who has come on the scene of the employment. "'I am the new king of Charleston , '" the Siegerts quoted the man as saying. The Siegerts said they escaped out a back door and didn't know how many people were left behind.