by | July 30, 2017 | 00:18

Australian counter-terrorism police were conducting raids across several Sydney suburbs late on Saturday. Various media outlets in Sydney said the terror raids were in relation to a bomb plot involving aircraft. Sydney's Daily Telegraph reported that as many as 40 riot squad officers were seen swooping on a house in the inner suburb of Surry Hills. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said he had been "closely briefed" about the operation.

by | July 29, 2017 | 23:40

The fees were created to make up for the almost $12 million lawmakers cut from DPS' annual budget to run its 13 crime labs. Some charges included $75 for alcohol analysis and $550 for DNA analysis. The WCSO also planned to charge DPS for medical costs, court transport, extra blankets, toiletries and any injuries their prisoners may cause the jailers, Akin announced in a Facebook post on his personal page.

by | July 29, 2017 | 23:22

This week, police announced the arrests of Quinton Brown, 30, and Gerald Turner, 32, on multiple felony charges. Investigators are asking the public's help for information leading to her location, McDonnell added. Authorities say McNeil used stolen identities to rent apartments across California that were used as brothels and purchased luxury cars that were used to transport the victims throughout California and to Las Vegas, Nevada and Texas.

by | July 29, 2017 | 23:08

Amusements of America, the company that provides rides to the state fair, said its staff also had inspected the ride before it opened. Carter says in depth safety checks will be done on the remaining rides at the county fair every day. "So there's a lot of hours in terms of where each ride is going to be placed", Burtch said. "My oldest son said afterward that he noticed them welding one of the rides".

by | July 29, 2017 | 22:59

Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and Susan Collins of ME - joined McCain and all Democrats to reject the amendment, which would have repealed a mandate that most individuals get health insurance and would have suspended a requirement that large companies provide coverage to their employees.

by | July 29, 2017 | 22:50

President Donald Trump is likely to sign a tough new sanctions bill that includes proposed measures targeting Russian Federation - a remarkable concession that the president has yet to sell his party on his hopes for forging a warmer relationship with Moscow .

by | July 29, 2017 | 21:28

National Night Out is an important reminder for all of us that preventing crime and keeping our neighborhoods safe truly takes a community effort. "Let's further build positive relationships that demonstrate to the violent few that we will stand together and work together as a whole".

by | July 29, 2017 | 21:13

A reporter for the Reuters news agency who is at the scene said the area leading to the compound is still cordoned off to the public and journalists. A police officer guarding the residence was injured in the attack, which comes ten days before a fiercely fought general election.

by | July 29, 2017 | 21:10

In the past, Trump memorabilia has sold including a Ferrari, a set of golf clubs, and a bottle of whiskey signed by him. The founder of the auction house tells the New York Times that's an unheard of amount for a presidential signature outside of Lincoln or the founding fathers.

by | July 29, 2017 | 21:11

But rejecting it could lead to an embarrassing veto override, as the bill cleared both chambers by wide margins, and lead to criticism that he's seeking to protect Russian Federation. The statement said that the U.S. Embassy in Moscow and consulates in St. Petersburg, Yekaterinburg and Vladivostok should reduce the number of their "diplomatic and technical employees" to 455, in apparent parity with the number of Russian diplomatic staff in the U.S.

by | July 29, 2017 | 20:38

After the attack, she flagged down a passing vehicle for help, but when she got in, the man raped her. The first attack happened when the teenager was approached by an Asian man who raped her in a train station. The second man was described as between 5-foot-6 and 5-foot-7 with a large build. 'I would like to hear from anyone who might know who these men are.

by | July 29, 2017 | 20:24

John Rosado, who hosts a program on KKNT 960 The Patriot, said Arizonans should get rid of McCain because "He's not serving the people of the United States, and he's not serving the people of Arizona". It would have delayed a tax on medical devices. After the vote, Senate Majority Leader Leader Mitch McConnell lamented the end result - McCain joining Republican holdouts Lisa Murkowski and Susan Collins in ending the Obamacare repeal dream for the moment.

by | July 29, 2017 | 20:20

McConnell has so far not been receptive to those calls , preferring to keep longstanding Senate rules in place. Consistently voting "no" on a motion, which is the only statement from a senator that truly matters, and which McCain did not do on Tuesday.

by | July 29, 2017 | 19:54

The cable companies are interested in a reselling deal that would let them offer Sprint's wireless service under their own brands. The closing of that window paved the way for Sprint to resume discussions with T-Mobile US Inc. A representative from Sprint didn't immediately respond to CNBC's request for comment. Charter and Comcast announced an agreement in May that bars either company from entering into a material transaction in wireless for a year without the other's consent.

by | July 29, 2017 | 19:23

The House of Representatives and the Senate have voted for another round of sanctions against Russian Federation this week. They spoke on the condition of anonymity to discuss internal White House deliberations. Earlier on Thursday, a senior White House aide said Trump could veto the pending legislation in order to push for a tougher deal, an idea that drew skepticism in Congress because his administration had spent weeks lobbying for a weaker bill.

by | July 29, 2017 | 19:04

The commission pointed to the justice minister getting "discretionary power to prolong the mandate of judges who have reached retirement age as well as to dismiss and appoint court presidents". If the recommendations are not heeded, the case can be referred to the European Court of Justice, whose decisions are binding on countries. The chances are slim that its voting rights could actually be suspended.

by | July 29, 2017 | 18:46

One Twitter user wrote: "The f**kfest continues". Officials there had grown exhausted of the four-star general speaking off message - about the president's plan to shut down the prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, about the perceived vulnerability of America's borders, about the threat posed to American interests by any number of terrorist organizations.

by | July 29, 2017 | 18:30

U.S. President Donald Trump plans to sign a Congressional law restricting his ability to lift sanctions on Russia , the White House said Friday night, in a severe blow to his budding relationship with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Lawmakers have been keen to implement a sturdy clampdown on North Korea's confrontational actions - most recently after its first test of an intercontinental ballistic missile.

by | July 29, 2017 | 17:57

Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, Susan Collins of ME and John McCain of Arizona - the bill went down in suspenseful defeat. The decision by McCain to vote no came after weeks of brinkmanship and after his dramatic return from cancer treatment to cast the 50th vote to start debate on the bill earlier this week.

by | July 29, 2017 | 17:50

The House of Representatives and the Senate have voted for another round of sanctions against Russian Federation this week. This is one of the first major bipartisan pieces of legislation passed during Trump's presidency. The White House's rhetoric on the sanctions bill echoes that surrounding the president's controversial decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris Climate Agreement, which includes 194 countries.

by | July 29, 2017 | 17:49

The Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act, passed by a vote of 419-3, includes sanctions against Russian officials in retaliation for their alleged interference in the 2016 presidential election, and against Iran and North Korea in response to their weapons programs.

by | July 29, 2017 | 17:36

But rejecting it could lead to an embarrassing veto override, as the bill cleared both chambers by wide margins, and lead to criticism that he's seeking to protect Russian Federation. Petersburg, Vladivostok and Yekaterinburg. If Vladimir Putin is still hoping to find a US president who will have more flexibility after the elections he's clearly going to require a lot more patience.

by | July 29, 2017 | 17:28

Sources close to PSG have told AS that the club is willing to include one or more players in the operation to deter Neymar from turning up at LaLiga's Madrid headquarters to buy himself out of his contract with Barcelona . He appeared at the the event in South Beach after pulling out of a commercial event in Shanghai . Neymar , whose buy-out clause at Barcelona was set at over 200 million euros ($234.96 million), cancelled a personal appearance in China next week because he was said ...

by | July 29, 2017 | 17:29

Trump has previously lost a deputy chief of staff, national security adviser, communications director and press secretary. The New York Times and other outlets reported that Trump had blamed Priebus for their initial failure to get their health-reform bill passed in the House and for the general White House dysfunction that others believe has been caused by the president himself.

by | July 29, 2017 | 17:22

Sheriff Ken Bailey said during a telephone interview that investigators believe Henderson stabbed Carney to death, but they're awaiting autopsy results. "This is a dark day for the Department of Public Safety and Corrections". According to documents obtained by KTBS , he had the possibility of being released on March 28, 2025.