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by | August 15, 2018 | 14:32

After both sides make their closing arguments Wednesday, Ellis is expected to give the jury instructions before it retires to deliberate. Earlier Tuesday, Ellis declined a motion by the defense to dismiss the charges against Manafort, saying the prosecution failed to prove his guilt.

by | August 15, 2018 | 13:41

Over 300 visitors were given medical attention after the incident, which sparked panic as people scrambled to safety and were frantically looking for friends and loved ones. "It was a matter of five seconds". "Suddenly we heard a super strong crack, and I felt the ground disappear under my feet, and everyone fell into the hole in the middle", Poutas said.

by | August 15, 2018 | 11:58

Xinjiang is located in the far northwestern corner of the country and is the largest of the five autonomous regions of the People's Republic of China in terms of land mass. Ms McDougall said members of the Uighur community and other Muslims were being treated as "enemies of the state" exclusively on the basis of their ethno-religious identity.

by | August 15, 2018 | 11:12

Despite its implications, the majority of those found responsible in the Pennsylvania report are dead and the vast majority of crimes took place too long ago to prosecute, officials said. More than 300 Catholic priests in six Pennsylvania dioceses are accused of either sexually abusing children or helping others cover up abuse. The grand jury probe was the most extensive investigation of Catholic clergy abuse by any state.

by | August 15, 2018 | 10:53

The Gulf Arab states are leading the alliance of Sunni Muslim countries that intervened in Yemen's war in 2015 to try to restore the internationally recognized government that was expelled from the capital Sanaa by the Houthis in 2014. A child holds a fragment of the USA -made MK-82 bomb used in last Thursday's massacre of Yemeni schoolchildren. "U.S. military support to our partners mitigates noncombatant casualties, by improving coalition processes and procedures, especially ...

by | August 15, 2018 | 10:52

The "queues of cars and the volume of traffic provoke intense degradation of the bridge structure on a daily basis in rush hour, as it is subject to major demands", the report, quoted by Italian news agency Ansa, said. "It seemed like a scene from a film, it was the apocalypse", he added. The head of Italy's civil protection agency, Angelo Borrelli, said 30-35 cars and three heavy trucks were on the 80-meter (260-foot) section of the bridge that collapsed.

by | August 15, 2018 | 09:29

The Civil Defence, also known as the White Helmets, said rescuers are still searching through the rubble in Sarmada , looking for survivors from the blast. While some have been claimed by Islamic State, most have been the result of infighting between other groups. A child is recovered from the rubble of a building in the northern Syrian town of Orum al-Kubra which was the target of fierce bombardment.

by | August 15, 2018 | 07:22

Smoke from British Columbia wildfires has drifted into Alberta and prompted new air quality advisories in both provinces. We are forecasting for GOOD to MODERATE air quality Wednesday and beyond. Avoid driving, when possible. If you use the car's fan or air conditioning, make sure the system recirculates air from inside the auto; don't pull air from outside.

by | August 15, 2018 | 07:12

A second Chinese tourist was injured in the incident Saturday night and received treatment in the local hospital in Naivasha, 91 kilometers miles southeast of Nairobi , the Kenya Wildlife Service said in a statement. "His colleague survived with minor bruises and was treated at #Naivasha District Hospital". Chairman of Lake Naivasha Boat Owners Association David Kilo noted that the increase in water levels had contributed to the hippo attacks.

by | August 15, 2018 | 05:56

Few other countries now have a Space Force (Russian, China, France) and leaked intel from unnamed sources indicates that a lot of them do not believe the US Space Force will be operational on time. "We will be so far ahead of them in a very short time, your head will spin". Eighteenth of June, the US leader outlined the seriousness of his intentions when he ordered the Pentagon to create a new branch of the Armed forces.

by | August 15, 2018 | 04:59

The driver has been arrested and authorities say the Metropolitan Police Counter-Terrorism Command is leading the investigation. The man collided with a number of cyclists and pedestrians before impacting the barrier. "It looked deliberate. It didn't look like an accident", he said. "How do you do that by accident?" "The male driver of the vehicle was detained by officers at the scene", the police statement said.

by | August 15, 2018 | 04:49

Judge Sarah Backus said although she was concerned by "troubling facts", prosecutors failed to articulate any specific threats to the community. The revelation came Monday in a pretrial detention hearing for the boy's father, Siraj Wahhaj, one of five adults arrested in the raid, and his sisters, Hujrah Wahhaj and Subhannah Wahhaj, his wife Jany Leveille, and another co-defendant, Lucas Morten.

by | August 15, 2018 | 03:39

McGrier was released from custody and was not charged with a crime. "We are working day and night to bring about a new era of community-based, Constitutional policing and will not be deterred by this or any other instance that threatens our efforts to re-establish the trust of all citizens in the Baltimore Police Department ", Pugh said.

by | August 15, 2018 | 02:39

The poll released Thursday by Hill.TV and HarrisX show that just 51% of Democrats surveyed think that Pelosi should remain their leader while 49% said they should pick a new one. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi , D-Calif. He noted, however, that Trump-backed candidates did very well in Tuesday's primaries and special elections .

by | August 15, 2018 | 02:08

The 115-year old motorcycle manufacturer has been caught in a public relations firestorm since June, when it announced plans in June to move its European market production out of the US because of retaliatory tariffs from the European Union .

by | August 15, 2018 | 00:30

Al Jazeera's Rory Challands reports from Moscow. What the agreement establishes is a set of ground rules for determining each country's specific territorial waters and fishing zones. Its seabed is estimated to hold 50 billion barrels of oil and nearly 8.4 trillion cubic metres of natural gas. Nevertheless, analysts caution that Turkmenistan's long-held plan to send gas through a trans-Caspian pipeline to markets in Europe via Azerbaijan is not necessarily closer to becoming reality.

by | August 14, 2018 | 20:38

Corbyn's comment followed an attack by the Israeli premier alleging that the British politician supports terrorism. In a letter to the Labour leader, the MP Joan Ryan wrote: "Even if your participation was inadvertent, I would urge you to offer a full and unreserved apology to the families of the victims of Munich".

by | August 14, 2018 | 18:44

Youd had been arrested by police in Payson, Utah, earlier on Sunday, after witnesses reported seeing him assault his wife. Youd requested an officer escort to go to his home so he could get his truck and some belongings. He flew directly to his neighbourhood and smashed into his house, Ms Sandoval said. Investigators take photos at the scene of the plane crash. Dodging power lines and other houses, Youd plowed the plane into the front of his house at 2.30 am.

by | August 14, 2018 | 16:11

S. president in May pulled America out of the landmark nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers. While ratcheting up pressure on Tehran, the sanctions are worsening rifts between the United States and European allies, and other world powers, which say they remain committed to the nuclear deal, and will not comply with the US sanctions.

by | August 14, 2018 | 14:54

Danilo Toninelli, the Italian transport minister, said that the incident appeared to be "an enormous tragedy". Italian television showed images of the collapsed bridge, which was built on the A10 toll motorway in the 1960s. The moment shocked residents who can be heard in the video screaming "Oh my God". Restructuring work on the bridge was carried out in 2016. Images show the bridge - which sits above an industrial site - with a large centre piece missing.