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by | August 18, 2018 | 13:33

A passenger plane operated by China's Xiamen Air veered off a rain-soaked runway after landing at Manila's main airport, disrupting flight schedules on Friday due to a temporary runway closure, officials said . Meanwhile, thousands of affected passengers remain stranded at the Naia waiting for flight operation to resume. Investigators retrieved the plane's flight recorder and will get the cockpit voice recorder once the aircraft has been lifted to determine the cause of the accident, ...

by | August 18, 2018 | 13:20

The declaration ensures that the delivery of federal, provincial, and local resources is co-ordinated to ensure that the public is protected. On Monday, the British Columbia government formally requested help from the federal government, which responded by sending 200 troops as well as military aircraft to help contain and "mop up" the wildfires.

by | August 18, 2018 | 10:00

Among prominent Union Ministers and politicians, former PM Manmohan Singh, Home Minister Rajnath Singh, BJP President Amit Shah, senior BJP leader LK Advani, Congress President Rahul Gandhi were present at the funeral site. Pakistan's government also paid tribute to Vajpayee. Describing former prime minister's death as a "huge personal loss", Singh said he was pained beyond words at the demise of Vajpayee, who had cherished the ideal of a developed and powerful India.

by | August 18, 2018 | 07:43

He said: "We put sanctions on several cabinet members". A Trump administration official told the Associated Press Thursday that National Security Adviser John Bolton spoke Monday with the Turkish ambassador to the USA telling him to release Brunson.

by | August 18, 2018 | 06:57

Trump has denied any collusion and Russian Federation has said it did not meddle in the election. And that's been followed by another statement signed by 60 other former intelligence officials critical of the president's move. Brennan accused Trump of committing treason, which Tucker Carlson previously noted on Fox News is a capital offense. President Trump said today at the White House he's actually doing the opposite.

by | August 18, 2018 | 05:55

Such reforms took place after the 2002 Boston Globe report exposing systematic cover-up of sexual abuse within the Church. CBS News' Nikki Battiste joins CBSN with the latest developments. "The Church must learn hard lessons from its past, and there should be accountability for both abusers and those who permitted abuse to occur", Burke said.

by | August 18, 2018 | 05:50

Arnold claims that the recording of Trump calling Eric the r-word, as well as him using the n-word ( which Sarah Sanders failed to deny ), is on the "n-word tape" from Trump's time on The Apprentice . "At any time, if she so desired, she could humiliate him in public with small, ambiguous gestures, just as he'd openly humiliated her with his affairs and lascivious behavior for years".

by | August 18, 2018 | 05:49

Police said four gunshot victims taken to area hospitals with non-life-threatening leg injuries and a pregnant woman who fell and complained of stomach pains was also taken to the hospital for evaluation. One of the officers who tried to secure Jones suffered a fractured right wrist, while another suffered abrasions and contusions, 6ABC reported. Jones has prior felony convictions.

by | August 18, 2018 | 02:49

It was the "reasonable doubt" question that caught some legal experts most by surprise as it suggested one or more jurors may be grappling with whether the prosecution met this standard of proof on certain counts. Judge T.S. Ellis, speaking in court while jurors deliberated for a second day, said he had received threats over the case and is being protected by United States marshals.

by | August 18, 2018 | 02:00

His rival Sharif, younger brother of imprisoned ex-Premier Nawaz Sharif and president of Pakistan Muslim League - Nawaz (PML-N) received 96 votes. Khan, whose party swept to power in last month's election , won the most votes in Friday's parliamentary poll.

by | August 18, 2018 | 00:51

Even before the new report's release, Washington was feeling the full brunt of the Chinese military's fury over a new $717 billion United States defense bill which encourages closer cooperation with Taiwan to counter Beijing. The US military regularly seeks to demonstrate freedom of navigation by flying over the South China Sea. The report highlights its increasing military capability, including defence spending estimated at $190bn (£150bn) - a third that of the US.

by | August 17, 2018 | 17:16

An explosion in Yemen's southern city of Aden targeted the convoy of a Saudi-backed Yemeni official, witnesses said on Tuesday. The coalition said on August 10 it would investigate the strike after UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres condemned the attack and called for an independent probe, reports Reuters.

by | August 17, 2018 | 16:28

Calabresi about the validity of Mueller's appointment. The ruling came in a challenge brought by a Russian firm accused of funding an Internet trolling operation that targeted us voters in 2016. "Congress vested the Acting Attorney General with the power to appoint the Special Counsel", Friedrich added, saying past federal court rulings, including by the Supreme Court, have made clear that authority "even though no statute explicitly authorizes" it.

by | August 17, 2018 | 14:53

Roughly US$50 million would cover Pentagon costs for aircraft, equipment, personnel and other support for the parade in Washington . Other agencies, like the Department of Homeland Security, would incur other costs. The affected exercise would have cost about $14 million, far less than the parade's current expected cost. His staff is planning the parade along a route from the White House to the Capitol, and would integrate it with the city's annual veterans' parade.

by | August 17, 2018 | 07:44

As family members and relatives were burying the victims in a mass grave on a hill overlooking Kabul , a group of armed men launched an attack on a training facility used by the country's intelligence agency in a different part of the city.

by | August 17, 2018 | 04:47

Vajpayee's often conciliatory tone, and poetic jibes directed at opponents, were popular on both sides of the political divide. Earlier in the day, he paid a visit to the beloved former Prime Minister at AIIMS on Thursday. Vajpayee, a diabetic, has only one functional kidney. Prayers were held across the nation for the recovery of the leader. Former Indian prime minister Atal Behari Vajpayee has died aged 93.

by | August 17, 2018 | 03:35

In a statement , Senate Intelligence Committee chairman Richard Burr , R-N.C., cited a New York Times op-ed published Thursday, after Brennan's security was revoked, in which Brennan wrote that Trump's claims of no collusion were "hogwash", saying the only remaining questions were whether the collusion amounted to a criminal conspiracy and whether the Trump team obstructed justice in order to cover up the collusion Brennan alleged.

by | August 17, 2018 | 01:50

The day after his wife and two daughters were reported missing from Frederick, Christopher Watts gave an interview about their disappearances. Chris Watts has been charged with three counts each of first degree murder and tampering with evidence, reports CBS Denver .

by | August 17, 2018 | 01:29

The bill was named for one of Trump's political critics, the ailing US Senator John McCain of Arizona, but he did not mention McCain's name. The bill Donald Trump bragged about passing today is called the John S. Sen. Bob MenendezRobert (Bob) MenendezDem senators introduce resolution calling on Trump to stop attacking the press Booming economy has Trump taking a well-deserved victory lap Administration should use its leverage to get Egypt to improve its human rights record ...

by | August 17, 2018 | 01:28

Nebraska is not the first state to consider using fentanyl in an execution - particularly as drug companies continue to resist their products being used for death sentences. "There's no particular reason why one would use fentanyl", said Robert Dunham, executive director of the nonprofit Death Penalty Information Center.