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by | October 30, 2018 | 00:58

At the moment, it is still too early to tell whether she will be able to govern effectively as a lame-duck chancellor, or if it will strengthen her coalition, said Thorsten Faas, political science professor at Berlin's Free University. "I will not put myself forward again as candidate for the CDU chair", she announced. On October 14, the Christian Social Union, or CSU - the Bavarian sister party to the CDU - lost its majority in the Bavarian state parliament.

by | October 30, 2018 | 00:00

Rabbi Jeffrey Myers of the Tree of Life/Or L'Simcha Congregation stands across the street from the synagogue in Pittsburgh, October 29, 2018 . David and Cecil Rosenthal , 54 and 59-year-old brothers; Sylvan Simon , 86, and his wife Bernice Simon , 84; Joyce Fienberg , 75; Richard Gottfried , 65; Jerry Rabinowitz , 66, Daniel Stein , 71, Melvin Wax , 88 and Irving Younger , 69, were killed , according to officials.

by | October 29, 2018 | 23:36

Germany has already said it will stop exporting weapons to Saudi Arabia until the circumstances surrounding Mr Khashoggi's death are cleared up. Under mounting global pressure, Saudi Arabia has changed its narrative about Khashoggi's killing several times, only recently acknowledging that Turkish evidence shows it was premeditated.

by | October 29, 2018 | 23:35

That would be all the more remarkable given it was a six-horse race - the 56.3% won by Eamon de Valera in 1959 was in a two-way contest. A Tipperary councillor has said that Peter Casey's "Donald Trump-like tactics" resulted in a surge in his Presidential Election vote.

by | October 29, 2018 | 23:02

It's an attempt to redirect the criticism his own fiery language has endured in recent days, particularly after a Trump acolyte was charged last week in a series of attempted pipe-bomb attacks on prominent Democrats and liberal supporters.

by | October 29, 2018 | 22:12

Between 1916 and the Second World War, the clocks were put forward by one hour in the United Kingdom in spring. In WWI the government brought in British Summer Time to improve the economy by giving farmers an extra hour of sunlight to work in.

by | October 29, 2018 | 19:58

Over the past 10 years in the United States, there have been mass shootings at a Texas church (26 people died), at a mainly African American church in SC (nine dead), at two Jewish centers in Kansas City, Kansas (three dead), at a Sikh temple in Wisconsin (six dead, plus the shooter), and at a Unitarian church in Tennessee (two dead).

by | October 29, 2018 | 19:44

Authorities have not released the names of the students. Officials for Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools said law enforcement officers have secured the campus and are investigating the incident. While police have not confirmed what kind of gun was used, Wilcox said: "I don't know how a young person gets a handgun in the state of North Carolina".

by | October 29, 2018 | 19:45

Postal Inspection Service of a suspicious package that arrived at 400 Pryor Street in downtown Atlanta , which is the address of a post office. Sayoc was identified in part from a latent fingerprint on one of the packages. The FBI hasn't yet said what the package contained. "They say the vehicle, covered with attacks on critics of President Donald Trump , directly links the 56-year-old Aventura man to the crime of mailing explosive devices from South Florida to the Democratic targets".

by | October 29, 2018 | 18:29

Mass-circulation daily Bild reported, citing sources in the CDU leadership, that Mrs Merkel said she would not run again for the party leadership. Although the CDU would then select a new leader, Dr Merkel is expected to attempt to stay on as Chancellor - Germany's Prime Minister equivalent position - until the next national elections in 2021.

by | October 29, 2018 | 17:21

It was while Tala was visiting her elder sister that both young women lost contact with their mother a week ago and they were then reported missing. The two women were found around 2:39 p.m. They were pronounced dead on the scene. The sisters were last seen on August 24, according to a missing child's poster from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children .

by | October 29, 2018 | 16:45

Friday night, Federal Bureau of Investigation agents questioned a person at a Broward County residence with a potential connection to Sayoc, but nothing came of the interview, according to law enforcement sources familiar with the probe. Sayoc targeted individuals who'd been bashed by the president, the packages and his van plastered with pro-Trump, anti-left and anti-media messages all indicating he was politically motivated.

by | October 29, 2018 | 16:40

We will not try to figure out ways in order to lessen the degree of crimes such as this . People listen to interfaith speakers at the Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall during a service to honor and mourn the victims of Saturday's mass shooting at the Tree Of Life Synagogue on October 28, 2018 in Pittsburgh , Pennsylvania.

by | October 29, 2018 | 16:13

Over 30 years ago, President Ronald Reagan and I signed in Washington the United States-Soviet Treaty on the elimination of intermediate- and shorter-range missiles. (China was never part of the negotiations, and never a signatory to the treaty.) And perhaps as part of his effort to deflect discussion of whether Russian Federation succeeded in manipulating the 2016 election, Trump and Vice President Mike Pence have accused China of meddling, too - seeking to shape American public opinion more ...

by | October 29, 2018 | 15:32

The Taliban claimed that attack and said they also targeted Washington's top commander in Afghanistan , Gen. Scott Miller, who was unhurt. No security incidents were reported Saturday in Kandahar, according to Zabiullah Sadat, deputy spokesman for Afghan Independence Election Commission.

by | October 29, 2018 | 14:56

Prior to his departure, the Prime Minister stated that the meeting with Abe would be his 12th since his first visit to Japan in 2014. Modi also visited a nearby plant owned by major Japanese robot maker Fanuc Corp. "Japanese investors have faith in India's economic future, which is marked with myriad opportunities", Modi said. Besides, he will also address a Make-in-India event in Tokyo .

by | October 29, 2018 | 14:47

There were numerous reports of politically motivated violence, especially directed at gay people. Several Brazilian heavyweights came out against him, arguing that he was a direct risk to the world's fourth-largest democracy. Just before the October 28 vote, 18 members of Congress wrote to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urging the State Department "to take a strong stand in opposition to such backsliding; leaving clear that U.S.

by | October 29, 2018 | 13:26

News agency dpa cited unidentified party sources as saying Mrs Merkel told an ongoing CDU leadership meeting that she is prepared to step down as party leader but intends to remain chancellor. Propelled by the backlash to Merkel's migration policy into the federal Bundestag past year, the anti-immigrant Alternative for Germany (AfD) is now represented in all 16 of Germany's state legislatures, after Hessian voters handed it a 12-percent score.

by | October 29, 2018 | 13:23

Facebook said it was not yet sure. The accounts and Pages Facebook removed had been active over the a year ago and, all together, had more than a million followers. The accounts, which were on both Facebook and Instagram, were used to spread content on socially divisive issues, like race relations and immigration, according to Facebook.

by | October 29, 2018 | 11:54

Turkey's judicial system is better equipped to serve the cause of justice in this case, the official said, adding: "The court proceedings in Turkey will be open to global observers in order to ensure the greatest level of transparency". 25, 2018. Saudi Arabia has returned suspects to Turkey before. Saudi Arabia said on Thursday the killing of Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist and a critic of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman , was premeditated, reversing previous statements that it ...