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by | August 05, 2018 | 16:27

High-ranking Druze reserve military officers were expected to speak at the rally attended by Jewish former defense officials and others who flocked to Rabin Square in solidarity. They make up two percent of Israel's population and are found mainly in the northern regions of Galilee, and Carmel. Arabs have strongly criticised the legislation, particularly those from Israel's 130,000-strong Druze community.

by | August 05, 2018 | 16:28

Police in southeastern Graubuenden canton (state) said a several-seater plane crashed Saturday on the Piz Segnas mountain striking the mountain's western flank about 2,540 meters above sea level. Police said earlier that five helicopters were involved in a search and rescue mission and the airspace over the crash site was to remain closed until late Sunday.

by | August 05, 2018 | 16:13

Joseph James Pappas , 62, died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound after police officers located and confronted him in a residential neighborhood in southwest Houston , according to the city's police chief, Art Acevedo . "The potential threat to the city from an accused murderer considered armed and unsafe is now over, closing another chapter of this horrific tragedy".

by | August 05, 2018 | 10:58

The ACLU proposes that parents who want their children sent back home be reunited within a week and that those who want to return to the pick up their kids be permitted under humanitarian parole, with round-trip transportation paid for by the government.

by | August 05, 2018 | 08:30

The case was closed Tuesday. "Witnessed observed her forcefully remove the child. her daughter was 4 years old", Tampa Police Chief Brian Dugan said . Denson has previous arrests for driving with a suspended license and theft charges dating back two year ago. Police say this remains an active investigation.

by | August 05, 2018 | 07:24

The same report also quoted rebel-run Al Masirah TV which said the attack killed 52 people and left more than 100 wounded. A Yemeni official told AFP the internationally recognised government would attend the Geneval talks although it was "not optimistic" over the outcome, while there has been no response from the rebels.

by | August 05, 2018 | 07:09

The Strait of Hormuz is 34 kilometers (21 miles) at its most narrow point. The US military's Central Command released a statement saying it is aware of the increase in Iranian naval operations within the Persian Gulf and Strait of Hormuz, and that it is monitoring the situation closely.

by | August 05, 2018 | 07:05

The video was posted by bystander Lindsey Jones on Wednesday, and has since been viewed more than 4 million times. According to KPAX-TV, the 55-year-old was on a trip visiting several national parks and had already been arrested on July 28 for drunk and disorderly conduct.

by | August 05, 2018 | 04:03

Communications Minister Jorge Rodriguez said this was an attempt on Mr Maduro's life, and seven soldiers were injured. The incident came as Venezuela suffers through a deep recession and humanitarian crisis, and amid opposition charges that Maduro's government is increasingly authoritarian.

by | August 05, 2018 | 03:33

She emerged as leader of the then-struggling Labour Party a year ago, just weeks before a general election that ended nearly a decade of center-right National Party rule. Ardern has said she is keen to work with business leaders and has been active in steps to rescue the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement, with her government also pushing an aggressive trade agenda.

by | August 05, 2018 | 03:28

Mr Lunt said two helicopters managed to get to the location about 5pm yesterday and drop four Wanaka Alpine Cliff Rescue team members to go to the climber. "However, there's a degree of common sense that's got to come into the planning of trips like this, especially if you're solo". "It was the best result we could hope for and we're just very pleased that this gentlemen has got extremely good survival skills and he did everything he could to keep himself alive", Mr Rogers said.

by | August 05, 2018 | 02:06

In one instance, Ayliff testified that Manafort pressed him to tell bankers considering a loan application that one of Manafort's NY properties was being used as a personal residence when in fact he was using it to rent out. "I very much regret it", she told the courtroom. So far, Manafort is the only person to stand trial as a result of the ongoing probe, even though the charges of bank fraud and tax evasion are unrelated to possible Russian collusion.

by | August 05, 2018 | 02:05

The World Meteorological Organization says Greece holds continental Europe's hottest record of 48 degrees in 1977. Hot air from North Africa has caused the most severe heatwave since 2003 on the Iberian peninsula. As Europe bakes in another heatwave, forecasters say the all-time temperature record could be broken in the coming days . Portugal and Spain were hard hit by deadly fires previous year.

by | August 05, 2018 | 00:43

Denmark's ban on niqabs and other full-face coverings in public spaces went into effect on August 1, drawing condemnation from many who say the law is a form of religious discrimination. The law allows people to cover their face when there is a "recognisable purpose" like cold weather or complying with other legal requirements, such as using motorcycle helmets under Danish traffic rules.

by | August 04, 2018 | 21:45

We're the laughing stock of the world. Trump has made no secret of his belief that his hard-line immigration policies boosted him to the Oval Office, and he launched an aggressive push for additional border security measures early this year.

by | August 04, 2018 | 20:12

Republican pollster Brett Loyd on Thursday said it is smart for Republican candidates to use the threat of impeaching President TrumpDonald John TrumpPro-Trump pastor: Trump is "the most pro-black" president I've ever seen Trump renews calls for interview with Mueller: report CNN's Acosta: Hannity is "injecting poison into the nation's political bloodstream" MORE to drive voter turnout in House midterm races.

by | August 04, 2018 | 19:30

Franklyn Williams reportedly interrupted Judge John Russo repeatedly during his hearing at Cuyahoga County, Ohio, and was warned several time to be quiet. "Everybody has the right to go on the record with my court reporter". The 32-year-old complained about authorities removing his possessions from his cell, and only meeting his attorney "the other day" - complaints Judge Russo said were raised at the wrong time.

by | August 04, 2018 | 18:25

The two aircraft were owned by UTair-Helicopter Services, a unit of Russian airline UTair. It added that the helicopter was manufactured in Russian Federation in 2010, and the pilot had flown almost 6,000 hours. Accidents involving helicopters and small planes are frequent in Siberia and far eastern Russian Federation, where air transport is commonly used to cover vast distances.

by | August 04, 2018 | 17:52

It was held in the House of Commons. "Views were expressed at the meeting which I do not accept or condone", Corbyn said in a statement. The Labour leader acknowledged that he had appeared alongside people "whose views I completely reject" and apologised for the "concerns and anxiety" that caused.

by | August 04, 2018 | 14:55

His assistant had gone to get a new hydraulic hose. Firefighters from 16 states have rushed to California , and authorities are reinforcing 3,232 personnel on the Mendocino Complex Fire, which is made up of two blazes. As a precaution, new evacuations were called today for an area of Mendocino and Lake counties where week-old twin fires have destroyed 41 homes and threaten about 9,000 more.