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by | December 13, 2018 | 05:58

Much of the centre of the city and the European Parliament were locked down on Tuesday night as teams of police and soldiers searched for the gunman who was reportedly armed with an automatic rifle and a knife. He was not at home, but police found a grenade, four knives and a pistol. A terror investigation has been opened. "Small groups of military and police are still there".

by | December 13, 2018 | 03:06

However, he refused to comment on the crown prince's alleged involvement . The White House and State Department have shown consistent support of the Saudi leader despite political pressure from leaked Central Intelligence Agency reports and Congressional leaders of both parties.

by | December 13, 2018 | 00:18

The blockading quartet has accused Qatar of supporting "terrorism". The Kingdom also called for a political solution to end the Syrian war and the establishment of a transitional government that would guarantee Syrian unity and the departure of foreign forces and terrorist groups.

by | December 12, 2018 | 23:35

The man was later handcuffed as police pointed a gun at the man's head and could later be seen being held against a fence inside the entrance to the Houses of Parliament. The man was taken away in a police auto at around 12.15pm. "The man was subsequently arrested on suspicion of trespassing at a protected site, and taken to a police station where he remains".

by | December 12, 2018 | 21:26

However, Donald Tusk , president of the European Council, issued a tweet during Monday's United Kingdom parliamentary debate , saying the withdrawal agreement is not up for renegotiation. "This deal would represent a huge step into the unknown", added Benn. In a statement , opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said the vote's postponement was evidence that "we don't have a functioning government".

by | December 12, 2018 | 20:41

District Judge S. James Otero dismissed Daniels' suit and characterized Trump's tweet as "'rhetorical hyperbole' normally associated with politics and public discourse in the United States". In response, Avenatti filed a defamation suit on Daniels's behalf against Trump. The claim from Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, is at the heart of the campaign finance violations that Trump's former attorney and fixer, Michael Cohen , has pleaded guilty to in NY federal court for ...

by | December 12, 2018 | 20:02

She spoke with her Cabinet colleagues by a telephone conference call before addressing the Commons. Theresa May is calling off the vote on her Brexit deal in the face of what had been expected to be a significant defeat at the hands of rebel MPs.

by | December 12, 2018 | 18:52

The mediator, who last week launched the first peace talks in two years, wants to avert a full-scale assault on the Red Sea port city of Hodeidah, now under the control of the Houthis . Almost 10,000 people have died in under four years, according to conservative estimates. Among the issues under discussion are potential humanitarian corridors, a prisoner swap, the reopening of the defunct Sanaa global airport, and Hodeida, the rebel-held city at the heart of an ongoing government offensive.

by | December 12, 2018 | 18:24

Former FBI Director James Comey speaks to the media after giving a private deposition to the House Judiciary and House Government and Oversight committees on Capitol Hill in Washington December 7, 2018. "To their everlasting shame, the leaders - (Senate Majority Leader Mitch) McConnell, (House Speaker Paul) Ryan - refused", Comey said. "The Trump campaign was not under investigation", he said in response to a Democratic question asserting that it was.

by | December 12, 2018 | 17:34

HRA security then brought the woman to the floor and NYPD officers attempted to place her under arrest, the NYPD said. In addition, the police said she refused medical treatment for herself and her son. "This is a blemish on our entire city. Anytime our well-trained police officers can not de-escalate a situation between mother and child without looking like Border Patrol police snatching away babies and children, that says that we're not doing what we need to do correctly", he said.

by | December 12, 2018 | 17:09

Mishawaka High School released a statement Sunday afternoon on Rouhselang's death, saying it was a bad tragedy. Aaron Trejo, 16, was charged as an adult with murder in the Sunday killing of Breana Rouhselang and the fetus. Breana's classmate, Alexis Humphries, told ABC57 that she doesn't 'understand how somebody could do that like, she was just such an awesome person - her friends, family, she definitely did not deserve this'.

by | December 12, 2018 | 17:02

Speaking to the media outside Downing Street on Wednesday morning, the Prime Minister said she would contest the leadership challenge being taken against her with "everything I have got". On her way to meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel in a bid to rescue her Brexit deal, May got trapped momentarily inside her vehicle. 'She has repeatedly said "no deal is better than a bad deal", but it is clear her objective was to secure a deal at any cost.

by | December 12, 2018 | 16:40

And by holding off, Jeremy Corbyn let the Tories tear themselves apart. But despite their entreaties the Tories were plunged into outright civil war, with David Davis hinting that he might vote against the PM and her allies accusing mutineers of being "divisive and disloyal".

by | December 12, 2018 | 16:27

A Christmas market in Berlin was targeted in a deadly attack two years ago. A Sky News source said MEPs were among many people stuck in buildings in Strasbourg in the hours after the shootings because of a security lock down. "We used napkins to try to stem the blood", said the waiter, adding that the man later died. "I saw a person with apparently two shots into the head lying on the bridge here", he said .

by | December 12, 2018 | 15:34

The errors could possibly have helped give Butina more leverage in reaching a plea deal. Butina's efforts to network with USA conservatives coincided with what the US intelligence committee has said was an elaborate effort by the Russian government to interfere with the American electoral system and help elect Trump over Democrat Hillary Clinton.

by | December 12, 2018 | 14:14

Included in the list are the five victims of the Capital Gazette shooting in Annapolis. Four journalists and a sales assistant were killed by a gunman at the Capital Gazette newspaper last spring. US President Donald Trump , the 2016 "Person of the Year", was the bookmakers' favourite this year but in the end was runner-up. Special Counsel Robert Mueller , a runner up for Time last year , is again a finalist for Person of the Year.

by | December 12, 2018 | 14:13

But Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said it was not possible to renegotiate the Irish border backstop proposal without "opening up all aspects" of the Brexit withdrawal agreement. He has remained outwardly loyal, however, expressing his support for May on Wednesday and saying that a party leadership election was "the last thing our country needs right now".

by | December 12, 2018 | 14:14

However, the protest movement shows no sign of abating. Senior allies of Macron said on Friday that the president would address the nation early in the coming week. Among myriad demands was increased buying power. He renewed this line of attack on Saturday, writing : "The Paris Agreement isn't working out so well for Paris ".

by | December 12, 2018 | 14:08

The Congress was widely expected to win in the northern state of Rajasthan , while Madhya Pradesh was always seen as a close contest between the two parties. Yet, the TRS won 88 (48 percent) of 119 seats, surpassing the 60 required for a majority. A second meeting of the CLP will take place in the evening and the name of the chief minister is likely to be announced then.

by | December 12, 2018 | 13:48

Every member of the III MEF family mourns this loss and stands alongside the families of the fallen in this awful moment. "Every possible effort was made to recover our crew and I hope the families of these selfless Americans will find comfort in the incredible efforts made by US, Japanese, and Australian forces during the search", said US Marine Corps Lt Gen Eric Smith.