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by | March 07, 2017 | 00:51

A 911 call was made around 12:45 a.m., and when Warwick fire crews arrived at the scene, they said an adult and child were running down the driveway away from the home. "It's a tragic event". "The house was totally engulfed", Gates said during a news conference at town hall, his words breaking with emotion as he recalled discovering the victims.

by | March 06, 2017 | 01:04

Even as Dalai Lama has hinted at doing away with the title after his death, the officially atheist Communists leaders of China insist on appointing his successor in the light of the right inherited from China's emperors. "The disputed territory in the eastern sector of the China-India boundary, including Tawang, is alienable from China's Tibet in terms of cultural background and administrative jurisdiction", Dai was quoted as saying by a Beijing-based China-India Dialogue magazine.

by | March 06, 2017 | 00:59

Some senior lawmakers in his Republicans party have called for Fillon to be replaced immediately, with polls now suggesting he would be eliminated in the first round of the election on April 23. On Wednesday, Fillon revealed he would meet investigating magistrates on March 15 and be placed under formal investigation - the equivalent under French law of being charged.

by | March 06, 2017 | 00:56

Julia Klöckner, deputy leader of chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union described the Turkish president's outburst as "simply outrageous". The European Union is a critical trade partner for Turkey, taking 47 per cent of its total exports in January. Dutch nationalist Geert Wilders, expected to make huge gains in a March 15 election, said on Sunday he would declare "the whole cabinet of Turkey persona non grata".

by | March 05, 2017 | 01:30

Speaking in a press conference on Saturday after the fourth round of the Syrian-Syrian dialogue in Geneva wrapped up, Jaafari said the fourth point, which is that of terrorism, was added to the three other points of governance, the constitution and the elections.

by | March 05, 2017 | 01:30

In the past two decades the military's budget has been slashed as its mission was revamped to focus more on peacekeeping operations overseas and less on the country's defence. The policy only applies to residents born after 1999. Sweden is not a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member but has signed the body's Partnership for Peace programme launched in 1994 to develop military cooperation between North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and non-member countries.

by | March 05, 2017 | 01:22

Police have been investigating as a hate crime the toppling of nearly two dozen headstones in the Waad Hakolel Cemetery, the third incident of its kind in the past two weeks, after Jewish burial grounds in Philadelphia and St. "They should be taking it seriously, we're living in troubled times , there's certainly all of the bomb threats to the JCC's and Jewish day schools, many of which are in NY".

by | March 05, 2017 | 01:15

Le Pen is already under scrutiny over allegations that members of her staff were paid for nonexistent jobs at the EU Parliament. Before the vote , Le Pen defended her tweets, saying she just wanted to condemn the barbaric practices of IS, also known as Daesh.

by | March 05, 2017 | 01:18

Jovi Vaughn, who helped organize Saturday's rally outside Trump Tower, insisted that he's there to unite the country under the president. "Mister Trump has only the best interests of the United States at heart", Rob Wilkerson said. "Pro-Trump demonstrators attempted to block a sign that said "(Expletive) Donald Trump" as people yelled opposing chants at each other. "Need to support him, like it or not".

by | March 04, 2017 | 01:05

The senator was responding to rebuttals by the president's office and the police of a report by Human Rights Watch , which on Thursday challenged official accounts that thousands of killings during police operations were in self-defence, and that due process had been followed.

by | March 03, 2017 | 01:41

Earlier, he toured the Sidney Albert Albany Jewish Community Center, one of several institutions has experienced bomb threats in the past several weeks. "But I also want to assure the Jewish community that the people of the state of NY speak with one voice in condemning this activity", he said. Last week more than 500 headstones were found broken and overturned in a Jewish cemetery in Philadelphia.

by | March 03, 2017 | 01:25

The Senate Intelligence Committee made a similar request, the AP said . "I think the transparency of what has happened is necessary for the American people" to understand that "there are outside forces trying to influence them one way or another".

by | March 03, 2017 | 01:21

In announcing that Pence would be the commencement speaker, Notre Dame's president, Father John Jenkins, referred to the vice president as a "native son" of IN, who "instilled confidence on the state level" before assuming his current national post.

by | March 03, 2017 | 01:21

A U.S. official told AFP that Tuesday's strikes had been planned months ago and were unrelated to the controversial raid, which the White House has repeatedly claimed was a success that yielded crucial intelligence, despite global condemnation.

by | March 03, 2017 | 01:21

At a presentation for investors, the USA President of McDonald's Chris Kempczinski admitted the burger chain lost over 500 million visits from customers to its nearest competitors during the last four years. McDonald's is joining the club as the latest fast restaurant with plans to add an order-and-pay feature to its smartphone app. "We are moving with velocity to drive profitable growth and becoming an even better McDonald's serving more customers delicious food each day around the ...

by | March 03, 2017 | 01:12

In a statement , Cardinal Sean O'Malley of Boston, the head of the commission, thanked Ms Collins for her "extraordinary contributions" and said she would be missed. She has also agreed to remain a part of the Commission's team which trains members of the different Vatican offices. "With the members of the Commission I am deeply grateful for Marie's willingness to continue to work with us in the education of church leaders, including the upcoming programs for new bishops and for the ...

by | March 02, 2017 | 00:53

The amended bill would need to be sent back for consideration to the House of Commons, potentially endangering Downing Street's March 31 deadline to trigger Article 50, the formal start to the Brexit process. And today former Conservative leader Lord Howard said that the Government were "not going to change their minds" on the matter - and would reject the amendment anyway.

by | March 02, 2017 | 00:52

Last month, DNA researcher Matt Harnden, who works at Trent University's Wildlife Forensic DNA Laboratory , tested the DNA of the poultry from six popular fast-food chicken sandwiches at five different restaurants. Subway's claim that their chicken is "100 percent white meat" is now under fire as a result of findings by Canadian researchers. Chicken strips and roasted chicken at Subway contain "contain 1% or less of soy protein.to help stabilize the texture and moisture", the company ...

by | March 02, 2017 | 00:55

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly has sought employees' opinions during border tours of California, Arizona and Texas but it's still unclear how Congress would provide funding, how much it would cost and when, exactly, construction could start.

by | March 02, 2017 | 00:55

The carnage underscores rising insecurity from the resurgent Taliban in the war-scarred country. Smoke rises from the site of a blast and gunfire between Taliban and Afghan forces in PD 6 in Kabul, Afghanistan March 1, 2017. Condemning the bombings, President Ashraf Ghani said: "After the killing of [prominent commander] Mullah Salam and the Taliban's defeat on many other fronts, the terrorists are launching such attacks to raise the moral of their fighters".