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by | September 30, 2017 | 15:32

Baghdad has closed Kurdish airspace and vowed to take control of the autonomous region's external borders. "We came here to say that... the Kurdish people do not deserve such attitude only because they want to become independent", a young woman told Sputnik.

by | September 30, 2017 | 15:34

Theresa May has hit out at Transport for London's decision not to renew Uber's operating licence in London . "Irrespective of whether we did everything that is being said about us in London today (and to be clear, I don't think we did), it really matters what people think of us".

by | September 29, 2017 | 00:30

Today, police officer Pol. Col. Chairit Anurit, a deputy commander with Bangkok's Metropolitan Police Bureau (MPB), came forward to say that he drove the former Thai leader in a Toyota Camry to the border at Srakaeo, a town that borders Cambodia, in Si Saket province, the night before she was to appear in court to face corruption charges related to her rice-pledging scheme, reported Thai PBS .

by | September 29, 2017 | 00:29

The leaders will meet in the Presidential Complex in Ankara , Erdogan's office said in a statement yesterday. Peskov pointed out that re is an important business alliance between Russian Federation and Turkey in regional issues, including Syria, and he used words "These issues will be addressed tomorrow".

by | September 29, 2017 | 00:26

The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office announced on Tuesday they had arrested one of their prime suspects from the start: Sheila Keen Warren . An arrest has been made 27 years after a killer clown shot a woman in the face at her front door.

by | September 28, 2017 | 00:20

Saudi leaders also hope the new policy will help the economy by increasing women's participation in the workplace. She later posted a picture of Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman with the caption "And they blame me for loving you". Saudi Arabia is the only country in the world that does not allow women to drive. Saudi's ambassador to the U.S. confirmed women will not need permission from their male guardians in order to apply for a licence.

by | September 27, 2017 | 00:25

The issues with her hosting just escalated until she finally said she was pretty much done with politics this year despite the fact that she interviewed controversial show host Alex Jones and even Russian president Vladimir Putin . Kelly told the New York Times that the morning program is "the show that I was born to do". Now, there was little left but self. And her daytime show may grow into something worth seeking out, but as of yet, it has not supplied much of merit in place of ...

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:26

The Khorramshahr missile "has a range of 2,000 kilometers [1,243 miles] with ability to carry multiple independently targetable reentry vehicle (MIRV) within a range of 1,800 kilometers", according to the Tasnim news agency , which is seen as having close ties to Iran's Revolutionary Guards.

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:23

Former Congressman Anthony Weiner arrives at U.S. Federal Court on Monday for sentencing after pleading guilty to one count of sending obscene messages to a minor. Assistant attorney Amanda Kramer urged the judge to give Weiner - who has a history of such behaviour - a significant prison sentence to end his "tragic cycle" of sexting.

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:23

Iran upped the pressure on Sunday, announcing it had blocked all flights to and from Kurdistan at Baghdad's request. The Kurds also say the vote acknowledges their contribution in confronting Islamic State after it overwhelmed the Iraqi army in 2014 and seized control of a third of Iraq.

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:20

Despite the injuries, the 22-year-old usher, Robert Engle, grabbed a pistol from his vehicle, then re-entered the worship site and secured the suspect until police arrived. "He is believed to have been there for at least several minutes before church let out", the police said in a statement. Police Chief Steve Anderson praised Engle for intervening: "We believe he is the hero today".

by | September 25, 2017 | 00:23

Regional police had to protect Civil Guard agents as they left one raided building. Spain's latest attempt to prevent the Catalans from voting on independence next week risks making the situation in the region more risky. At the demonstration outside the Catalan regional ministry of economy, protester Charo Rovira said she felt sad at the turn of events. Ballot papers were handed out at a rally in Barcelona on Sunday.

by | September 25, 2017 | 00:25

The United States needs to invest heavily in cybersecurity for critical infrastructure, hardening key control elements across the country and doubling down on protections to our financial systems and power grids. He urged the United States to honor its "four "no" commitment", an apparent reference to an August 1 statement by U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, in which he said Washington did not seek the collapse or change of the North Korean government, accelerated reunification of the ...

by | September 25, 2017 | 00:19

He also won the Premier League with Manchester City in 2012. Retirement is not even in Barry's mind, the prospect of a Saturday afternoon without patrolling the centre circle nearly unbearable to think about for a player who made his debut 19 years ago as a teenager at Aston Villa .

by | September 24, 2017 | 00:24

NZ First is now at 7.5% and Peters, familiar with his role as king-maker in New Zealand elections, has indicated he will be weighing his options before making a decision on which party he will support into government. "In the next few days we will begin discussions with New Zealand First, finding common ground, and, most importantly, taking on the responsibility of forming the kind of government that will enable New Zealand to get on with its success".

by | September 24, 2017 | 00:22

There have been so many rounds of sanctions against North Korea that it can be hard to keep track. Media captionWas your T-shirt made in North Korea? Until now, the North has not tested its missiles and nuclear weapons together, opting instead to fire them separately - the missiles above ground and the nuclear weapons below.

by | September 23, 2017 | 01:06

I have decided. That's what President Trump said yesterday when asked whether he had decided what to do about the Iran nuclear deal . French President Emmanuel Macron, speaking to reporters Wednesday outside the U.N. Speaking on Wednesday, the USA envoy to the UN, Nikki Haley, said President Trump's remarks were "not a clear signal that he plans to withdraw". And reimposing sanctions would likely force the US into the awkward position of having to impose economic penalties on its allies ...

by | September 23, 2017 | 01:07

The U.S. State Department said it was appeared that Erdoğan's security team was not involved in the incident. Mr. Amos, along with four other people, had planned to protest Mr. Accompanying Erdogan in the meeting were Turkey's Chief of Military Staff Gen. Hulusi Akar, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, Energy Minister Berat Albayrak, Intelligence Chief Hakan Fidan and Turkey's presidential spokesman Ibrahim Kalin, as well as the Turkish ambassador to the US Serdar Kilic and Turkey's envoy ...

by | September 23, 2017 | 01:04

Addressing the General Assembly earlier, Rowhani said his country won't be the first to violate the nuclear agreement, "but it will respond decisively to its violation by any party". Germany's leaders also made clear their opposition to any scrapping of the deal. "To date, the Senate has received no such notification and the Administration has provided little public testimony to Congress on the status of Iranian compliance with the agreement", the letter said.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:20

Today's bombshell comes via the New York Times: Special counsel Robert Mueller is looking at President Trump's actions while President, including interactions with Russian agents. He was said to believe they may have been witness to events and discussions that he is investigating, including the decision to fire Mr Comey. The document request also seeks communications about Trump's campaign foreign policy team: Carter Page, J.D.

by | September 21, 2017 | 00:23

The company is $5 billion dollars in debt, stemming from its multi-billion dollar buyout in 2005. Toys R Us said it expects to continue honoring return policies, warranties and gift cards, and customer loyalty programs. The Company has received a commitment for over $3.0 billion in debtor-in-possession ("DIP") financing from various lenders, including a JPMorgan-led bank syndicate and certain of the Company's existing lenders, which, subject to Court approval, is expected to immediately ...

by | September 21, 2017 | 00:19

French displays of martial might on Bastille Day impressed President Trump so much that he has ordered his staff to look into creating a similar military parade in Washington to mark Independence Day. Also isn't it obvious Trump just wants to be able to stand at the front of the parade to feed his own ego? Instead of trying to thoughtfully grapple with complicated foreign policy issues, like North Korea's growing nuclear threat, he truly believes global affairs are all about who has the ...

by | September 20, 2017 | 00:41

Scott "Scout" Schultz , 21, refused to put down a knife while moving toward officers early Sunday outside a dormitory, according to a statement from the GBI. The officer is seen backing up and imploring, "Nobody wants to hurt you man, drop the knife."Schultz then changes direction and moves towards another officer, who exclaims, "Do not move!" No officer was injured during the incident .

by | September 19, 2017 | 00:45

The situation is repeated across Europe and thousands of passengers have already been affected. Ryanair Holdings Plc (RYA.L, RYAAY) announced that it would cancel 40-50 flights daily for the next six weeks, till the end of October, aiming to improve its system-wide punctuality.

by | September 19, 2017 | 00:44

Not all the Senate's conservatives back the bill. The bill would repeal the Affordable Care Act's individual and employer mandates for health insurance. Reconciliation ends September 30, putting a hard deadline on Graham's bill. Liberal groups including MoveOn.org are working to defeat the plan. A more recent twist has been the " per capita cap " which adjusts federal funding to the number of people deemed eligible in each state.

by | September 18, 2017 | 00:36

But because of Henderson's defensive touchdown and because UF freshman running back Malik Davis fumbled the ball out of the end zone on a one-play offensive drive, time of possession played a factor in UF's defense wearing down late. Franks threw for 212 yards on 18-of-28 passing with two TDs, but his interception with 3:57 left set up Tennessee's game-tying score. Tennessee coaches, players and fans surely won't forget having the ball first-and-goal at the 1 and almost throwing an ...

by | September 18, 2017 | 00:34

Accompanied by senior officials of the health department, Singh interacted with the doctors at the hospital and enquired about the treatment being provided to the victims. Pakistan Rangers resorted to shelling the civilian areas in Treva Arnia on Saturday evening and the192 Batallion of BSF was retaliating effectively.

by | September 18, 2017 | 00:27

Hamas has run Gaza since 2007, having seized it in a near civil war from Fatah following a dispute over parliamentary elections won by the Islamist movement. Abbas had also demanded the dissolving of a Gaza administrative committee and allowing an Abbas-led unity government, to assume responsibility in the besieged enclave.

by | September 17, 2017 | 00:43

The actor had appeared in hit films, including " Repo Man ", " Cool Hand Luke ", and " Paris, Texas ", as well as the recent reboot of television's " Twin Peaks ". The film won the grand prize at the Cannes Film Festival and provided the actor with his first star billing, at age 58. Stanton also became friends with Marlon Brando, another actor from Missouri Breaks , and they engaged in long phone calls for years before Brando's death in 2004.

by | September 17, 2017 | 00:29

Jerry Brown a "sanctuary state" immigration bill that he is expected to sign after demanding changes that some advocates said weaken its impact. "This comes as a relief that there are some legislators that are really listening", said Pablo Alvarado, executive director of the National Day Laborer Organizing Network.