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by | December 16, 2018 | 04:34

It said some IS fighters withdrew to the villages and that fighting is still going in the fields outside Hajin as SDF fighters chase the extremists. Hajin is the last big town that the Islamic State holds in its remaining enclave east of the Euphrates River.

by | December 15, 2018 | 21:40

Teargas was sacked at small groups of protesters in brief clashes with riot police near the Champs-Elysees. Macron had been forced to reverse his planned tax and has vowed to increase the country's minimum wage in a bid to appease the Gilets Jaunes , though the demonstrations continued last weekend regardless.

by | December 15, 2018 | 21:25

President Donald Trump announced Zinke's exit via twitter Saturday morning, and offered praise for the embattled Interior chief. The company has an interest in Department of Interior decisions on whether to open public lands for drilling.

by | December 15, 2018 | 18:55

One of the officials, Stephane Morisse from the FGP Police union, told AP authorities went to the alleged assailant's residence earlier today to arrest him but the 29-year-old suspected of ties to radicalism wasn't there. Chekatt allegedly shouted "God is great!" in Arabic and sprayed gunfire during Tuesday's rampage near Strasbourg's Christmas market, which left three people dead and wounded 13 others.

by | December 15, 2018 | 18:03

Mr Morrison will hit back at the UN's refusal to acknowledge Israel's claims of self-defence as the militant Palestinian group Hamas continues to hurl attacks at the country. The opposition Labor party slammed Morrison for putting "self-interest ahead of the national interest". Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu responded in a tweet , "I spoke today with Australian PM ‪@ ScottMorrisonMP ".

by | December 15, 2018 | 15:59

Mrs. Trump's stops at a pair of military bases Wednesday came during an unusually busy week of public appearances for the first lady. The interview comes amid an unusually busy week for the first lady. "He wants to govern the right way, and sometimes it's tough because he could see that the media wants to bash and focus on negativity". "It's that same type of kindness that we're trying to promote with "Oliver the Ornament" and it's that same message that I hope all of you receive this ...

by | December 15, 2018 | 15:14

The much-anticipated ruling came seven weeks into a political crisis, which began on October 26 when Sirisena fired Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and replaced him with Mahinda Rajapaksa , a controversial former president. Parliament has twice voted against Mr Rajapaksa, but he has refused to step down. Sri Lanka still remains without a budget for 2019, with fears the government employees could cease getting paid from next month, as turmoil has gripped Colombo over the last several ...

by | December 15, 2018 | 13:10

Meanwhile, former prime minister, Ranil Wickremesinghe filed a motion yesterday requesting that the hearing take place before a full bench excluding Justice Eva Wanasundera. "To ensure stability of the nation, Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa has chose to resign from the Premiership tomorrow after an address to the nation".

by | December 15, 2018 | 08:47

Speaking just after Mrs May's pitch to the 27 European Union leaders, Mr Juncker said he wanted "our United Kingdom friends to set out their expectations for us because this debate is sometimes nebulous and imprecise and I would like clarifications".

by | December 14, 2018 | 22:48

Border Patrol custody as Jackeline Caal. She was taken by air ambulance to an El Paso hospital where went into cardiac arrest, was revived, but had brain swelling and liver failure and ended up on a breathing machine. Someone arrested by Border Patrol authorities usually doesn't spend more than 72 hours in custody before they are transferred to the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency or, if Mexican, deported.

by | December 14, 2018 | 22:29

He said the party was "trying to behave as responsibly as we can" because the prime minister was still in negotiations, adding: "We will judge it day by day". However, her remarks contradict reports that European Union leaders are unwilling to renegotiate the deal already agreed and are instead of calling on British MPs to be "responsible" ahead of the parliamentary vote now pencilled in for 14 January.

by | December 14, 2018 | 22:10

The Pentagon said coordination and consultation between the United States and Turkey was the only way to address security concerns and that Washington was focused on working closely with Ankara . "We will start the operation to clear the east of the Euphrates from separatist terrorists in a few days", Mr Erdogan said on a televised speech on Wednesday, referring to territory held by the YPG.

by | December 14, 2018 | 19:39

Pelosi's opponents have argued it was time for younger leaders to command the party. Democratic aides say Pelosi and lawmakers who'd tried blocking her were in agreement that she and other current party leaders would be limited to no more than two additional two-year terms in their posts .

by | December 14, 2018 | 19:25

Police were on hand at around 5:12 p.m. before the building was evacuated at around 6:06 p.m. Received a call with a bomb threat . Police said no explosive device or suspicious package was found Tuesday evening in an office building on Facebook's main campus in Menlo Park.

by | December 14, 2018 | 17:56

Bolton announced, with few immediate details, an initiative called "Prosper Africa " to boost USA private sector investment across Africa with a goal of offering "high-quality, transparent, inclusive" trade. Bolton also pledged that the next few months would see new trade agreements between Africa and the U.S. He also suggested that Washington would cut support for United Nations peacekeepers in the region, but said that the U.S.

by | December 14, 2018 | 17:10

The criminal probe is in its early stages at the Manhattan U.S. attorney's office is looking at whether some of the inaugural committee's biggest donors gave money in exchange for policy concessions, access to the Trump administration or to influence various official positions within the administration.

by | December 14, 2018 | 16:43

Multiple crashes happened on the highway as people rushed to grab money on the road. Police say the armored truck had an issue locking one of its doors, allowing bills to fly out. They said some people had already reached out to them about giving back the money and urged them to do so. "We would like to advise people if they have any money connected to this incident to contact ERPD at 201-438-0165 to make arrangements for its return with no charges filed".

by | December 14, 2018 | 16:38

But Ayers , who has served as Vice President Mike Pence's chief of staff for more than a year, announced Sunday that he will not be taking the job . Trump, of course, according to the media. Many are not being taken seriously, but the breadth of the list highlights the uncertainty in Mr Trump's political orbit over the job hunt.

by | December 14, 2018 | 15:13

Online Russian news outlet TJournal noted the lack of sensors, human-like movements and other discrepancies. A robot that appeared on Russian State Television as an example of the country's technological prowess has been revealed to be nothing more than a man in a suit.

by | December 14, 2018 | 15:10

The timing of Spavor's arrest has given rise to speculation that China could be retaliating in response to the arrest of Meng Wanzhou , chief financial officer of Huawei . extradition hearing. The US accuses Huawei of using a Hong Kong shell company to deceive banks and do business with Iran in violation of US sanctions .