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by | August 19, 2017 | 07:39

At the Maryland State House, the removal occured in reaction to the protests in Charlottesville, Virginia during the previous weekend. Taney was the fifth chief justice of the Supreme Court, serving from 1836 until his death in 1864.

by | August 19, 2017 | 07:41

Fears are growing for a young boy with links to the United Kingdom who is missing after the attack in Barcelona . Sadiq Khan said London stood with Barcelona "against the evil of terrorism" following recent attacks in Westminster, London Bridge and Finsbury Park.

by | August 19, 2017 | 07:40

PM Modi also used the occasion to denounce violence in the name of faith saying this will not be accepted in the land of Gandhi and Buddha. They are Bhagya Vidhatas of our nation. I thank all nations for helping us in doing so. In an Independence Day speech today, Modi said: "Na goli se, na gaali se Kashmir ki samasya hal hogi (Neither bullets nor brickbats will solve the Kashmir issue)".

by | August 19, 2017 | 07:37

Accusing the first lady's bodyguards of standing by and watching during the alleged assault, Engels said: "The front of my forehead is busted open". Officials said Police Minister Fikile Mbalula wanted to charge her but International Relations and Co-operation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane feared this would seriously damage South Africa's relations with Zimbabwe- and the continent.

by | August 18, 2017 | 01:02

The Economic Fighters League (EFL) has criticised African countries for their lack of support for Sierra Leone where over 400 deaths have been recorded and thousands rendered homeless after a devastating mudslide on Monday, August 14. "Without protecting our environment, we can not hope to reduce the risk of such tragedies from reoccurring". Sulaiman Zaino Parker, an official with Freetown's city council, said 150 burials took place on Tuesday evening and that many would be laid to ...

by | August 18, 2017 | 01:02

Moore highlighted a statement from former KKK leader David Duke, who said white America put Trump in office. "After it was over, I had tears in my eyes, because it really showed me that this guy is not just insane - he has an agenda, and he's mad that he said what they made him say, and he walked it all back".

by | August 17, 2017 | 13:56

Rahul Gandhi , who arrived at the Kempegowda International Airport at 10 am, was received by Chief Minister Siddharamaiah and other Congress leaders. At Annapurna canteens, the government plans to provide three meals a day - breakfast, lunch and dinner - for just Rs 13.

by | August 17, 2017 | 13:53

Their recent exchanges were focused on a North Korean threat to fire a volley of four missiles over Japan towards the USA territory of Guam, which hosts a number of strategic military bases. He even suggested that the gap between the allies was not large, as both are focused on peace. However, North Korea reiterated its threats, with its official KCNA news agency saying "war can not be blocked by any power if sparks fly due to a small, random incident that was unintentional".

by | August 16, 2017 | 15:44

Pence continued: "But I think you'll also see this President call our country to move beyond these fractious times and come together around the values that we share - the values that we share, frankly, with most nations across this hemisphere and with free nations around the world".

by | August 16, 2017 | 15:45

Trump is expected to issue his statement at 3:45 p.m. Trump's order even prompted criticism from some Republican lawmakers in Congress; Rep. Carlos Curbelo (R-FL), chair of the Climate Solutions Caucus, called the move " irresponsible " in a press statement, and argued that it "will lead to taxpayer dollars being wasted on projects that may not be built to ensure the flooding we are already seeing and know is only going to get worse".

by | August 16, 2017 | 15:45

To pretend to denounce racist rhetoric and dispel actions by white supremacists as "repugnant" while also entrusting in and employing individuals like Steve Bannon , Stephen Miller and Sebastian Gorka , who espouse these extreme views, boggles the mind.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:41

He said a return to democracy in Venezuela must be peaceful, calling America a "continent of peace...let us preserve it as such". Washington has slapped sanctions on President Nicolas Maduro and some of his allies, and branded him a "dictator" over his attempts to crush his country's Opposition.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:41

Fields is charged with second-degree murder and other counts after authorities say he drove into the crowd, fatally injuring one woman and hurting 19 others. Marisa said she took German classes with Fields, and she went to Europe with him and about two dozen other students in 2015. Fields was fascinated with Nazism, idolized Adolf Hitler, and had been singled out by school officials in the 9th grade for his "deeply held, radical" convictions on race, a former high school teacher said Sunday.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:39

The suspect was described as a black man in his 20s wearing blue jean shorts and a black hoodie. Here are the media sources covering the incident so far. The shooter remains at large, Sheriff Beth said Monday. About 5,000 people were at the festival, Larry's Fun Fest, when the shooting occurred, reports say.

by | August 14, 2017 | 01:08

Warning over the possible occurrence of water-borne epidemic in the flood affected areas, the commission has urged the government to set up temporary medical camps for the protection of people. The chief officer of one district told the media they are mobilizing all the resources they have to ensure everyone is safe. The District Natural Disaster Rescue Committee has distributed dry foods to victims in the flood-hit areas.

by | August 14, 2017 | 00:52

One awe-inspired stargazer said: "Experiencing my first ever Perseid Meteor Shower and actually seeing stars in this way is just attractive and wow". These factors could be caused by the weather, or too much brightness from the moon - which is said to be the event's biggest hurdle since it has been full since August 7, and will likely emanate enough light that may outshine the meteor's luster in the night sky.

by | August 13, 2017 | 01:09

According to police, the female driver hit the wrong pedal on the top story of the auto park before driving through a barrier and plunging into an alleyway. The parking garage's owners have released a statement claiming that nothing like either of these accidents has happened in the prior 38 years, that the strength of the barriers had been checked and approved, and that the City of Austin had given its approval to the post-September repairs, too.

by | August 13, 2017 | 01:03

The triumphant numbers drawn Friday night were 23, 33, 53, 56, 58 and the Mega Ball was 6 . Despite the fact that Mega Millions' big stake is greater, the chances are somewhat better, and the $1 tickets are a large portion of the cost of playing Powerball , many individuals were wagering on both in front of Friday's drawing.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:29

Chance of precipitation is 20 percent. Saturday will be cloudy to partly sunny with PM scattered showers and storms. Wednesday - Partly sunny with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms and a high in the low 80s. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Shower chances will be very low as most of the rain during the day stays back to our west.

by | August 11, 2017 | 00:32

Footage from Japan's ANN television showed Lim walking on a tarmac next to Canada's national security adviser, Daniel Jean , at the Yokata Air Base on the outskirts of Tokyo. (STAND UP) The Blue House initially said it would not have held an NSC meeting just because of rhetoric but made a decision to convene the standing committee for now to analyze North Korea's military movements and the objective of the regime's threats.

by | August 11, 2017 | 00:32

President Donald Trump slammed Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Twitter for the second day in a row Thursday over the failure of Congress to overhaul the nation's healthcare system, escalating a war of words with the key Republican.

by | August 10, 2017 | 00:31

The body was identified as her daughter Kaye-lea Plummer. There is no confirmation on a cause of death, but foul play is suspected and more arrests could be forthcoming in Florida , police said. According to the newspaper, Newsome also told Dillon Kaye-lea did not move, eat, drink, speak, or use the bathroom for two days. 'Something is very, very wrong.

by | August 10, 2017 | 00:32

Under the doctrine of "at will" employment, she said, "employers can fire workers at any time for any reason as long as it's not an illegal reason". Apparently his comments struck a nerve with Julian Assange who has also had a few problems with dealing with women who did not see things his way.

by | August 10, 2017 | 00:30

Earlier in the day, in nearby Hemmingford, some 40 asylum seekers sat under white tents at an impromptu reception centre that has sprung up on the Canadian side of a popular illegal border crossing. "There's the United States; this is Canada". The Royal Victoria Hospital, shuttered in 2015 due to age, will also be opened and can accommodate about 320 people.

by | August 09, 2017 | 00:28

However, there seems to be some confusion amongst the party as an NCP leader last night gave the statement that the party chief has ordered them to vote for the BJP contestants, whereas Sharad said early on Tuesday morning that the party will be backing Congress.

by | August 09, 2017 | 00:26

The Pentagon and FCC announced a new rule in April prohibiting drone flights within 400 feet of 133 domestic installations and said that pilots caught violating the restriction would be subject to arrest. The Defense Department has released a set of guidelines for US military services and installations to address "unauthorized" activity of civilian unmanned aircraft systems near base facilities, DoD News reported Monday .

by | August 09, 2017 | 00:23

Liberals are in opposition and I don't think there's the prospect of an election in B.C. any time soon". Such a prospect has unnerved investors in Canada's third-most populous province, not least owners of oil and gas projects such as Kinder Morgan Inc's C$7.4 billion Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, which the New Democratic Party (NDP) has vowed to halt.

by | August 08, 2017 | 00:39

In April 2000 19 Marines were killed in an MV-22 crash in the US. "He would sacrifice himself in a minute to make sure that his fellow service members were safe", Cross said. The location of the aircraft was found yesterday by the hydrographic survey vessel HMAS Melville , he said. They have been involved in a series of crashes in recent years.

by | August 08, 2017 | 00:38

The suspect reportedly fled in the Nitro, which was found two blocks away. Lowe said authorities believe he is still on foot somewhere in the Clinton area. "[Mr Michael] was heroic right to the end". He is wanted for questioning in the death late Sunday of 37-year-old Clinton police officer Gary Michael.

by | August 07, 2017 | 01:09

Mr Netanyahu tweeted his congratulations to Mr Kara, "who on my instructions took concrete steps to end Al Jazeera's incitement". Kara said cable TV providers agreed to take the network off the air but closing its Jerusalem bureau would need approval by the Knesset.