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by | June 22, 2017 | 07:42

The State of Israel began Monday to implement a 30 percent reduction in the supply of electricity it sends to Gaza . With Gaza's small power plant out of commission, and Israel providing a fraction of what the territory needs, residents have been scraping by with about four hours of electricity a day.

by | June 22, 2017 | 07:43

North Korea returned Mr Warmbier (22) to the U.S. last week, saying he had been in a coma for a year and that it was acting on humanitarian grounds. U.S. Sen. James Lankford called Warmbier's death "a devastating and tragic situation for his family". Dr. Michael Baden, a Fox News contributor and one of the nation's leading forensic pathologists, says an autopsy may be the only way to determine if the student's coma was the result of botulism and a sleeping pill, as North Korea ...

by | June 22, 2017 | 07:39

The doctors stopped short of saying his condition could be permanent. Otto Warmbier , who was detained for attempting to steal a propaganda banner from a hotel in North Korea , came back home on Tuesday in "bad shape", having been in a coma since shortly after his trial.

by | June 22, 2017 | 07:35

The UN Department said the population growth presented a challenge as the global community sought to implement the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda seeking to end poverty and preserve the planet. More and more countries now have fertility rates below the level of roughly 2.1 births per woman needed to replace the current generation, the report said.

by | June 22, 2017 | 07:38

Price won the district last November by 23 points , and Ossoff's much closer margin serves as a "silver lining", Democratic congresswoman Cheri Bustos said . The blurb beneath that headline said: "The decisive loss is sure to spark more questions about what type of candidates and what type of message Democrats need in the Trump era".

by | June 22, 2017 | 07:31

Of 27 Bills and draft bills unveiled in Mrs May's first Queen's Speech, eight are devoted to the complex process of leaving the EU, including a Repeal Bill to overturn the 1972 Act which took Britain into the European Economic Community, and separate Bills on customs, trade, immigration, fisheries, agriculture, nuclear safeguards and the worldwide sanctions regime.

by | June 22, 2017 | 07:28

The third tropical storm of 2017, Cindy was 170 miles (270 kilometers) south-southwest of Morgan City, Louisiana as of mid-morning Wednesday . Tropical storm warnings remain in effect from the Florida Panhandle westward to the Texas coast as Tropical Storm Cindy heads toward Louisiana at about 8 miles per hour.

by | June 22, 2017 | 07:24

Ms Husar's 10-year-old son has autism. "My son Mitch. Much loved cared for and included making incredible progress". But he is - and he does very, very well. "We need to be able to relate". One Nation senator Pauline Hanson has been criticised for her call for children with autism to be removed from mainstream classrooms.

by | June 22, 2017 | 07:22

That's when Bill Schaumleffel recalled hearing shots being fired outside his house, which stands about 500 feet behind Hodgkinson's home. Scalise, who is the third-ranking Republican in the House, was hit in the left hip and remains in critical condition, MedStar Washington Hospital Center said Wednesday night.

by | June 22, 2017 | 07:19

A police official said that an army major of 50 Rashtriya Rifles was hit by a bullet during the encounter. "Three weapons have been recovered from them", he said. A police official said following the tip-off about the presence of militants, forces cordoned off Hajam Mohalla, Hajin, 32 km from here and launched searches on Wednesday evening.

by | June 22, 2017 | 07:18

Lindsay Jancek said Monday that Trump has been committed to "complete transparency and compliance with the law". "The actions by the attorneys general represent the kind of partisan grandstanding voters across the country have come to despise", the RNC said in a statement to the New York Times .

by | June 22, 2017 | 07:08

Scalise has received two surgeries for his injuries since Wednesday, including a surgery on Thursday in orthopedic trauma to fix a broken bone in his leg. Scalise, the No. 3 House Republican, arrived at the hospital via helicopter in shock, with intense internal bleeding, Sava said. Doctors also said Scalise needed at several transfusions.

by | June 22, 2017 | 07:04

Speaking after the meeting, DUP leader Arlene Foster said: "We want to see a Brexit that works for everybody, not just in Northern Ireland from my perspective, but in the Republic of Ireland as well, so it is about a sensible Brexit".

by | June 22, 2017 | 07:04

House Democratic leaders are taking some comfort in coming in a close second for a seat that's always been firmly in GOP hands. According to CNBC , President Trump sent several tweets in support of Karen Handel's congressional candidacy, stating that the former Georgia Secretary of State would "fight for lower taxes".

by | June 22, 2017 | 07:07

Suddenly, it began to roll faster down Palmetto Street for over three blocks, striking at least six vehicles and a 27-year-old man changing a headlight in his driveway. We were like, God stopped it. The church was not severely damaged. He was taken to Wyckoff Heights Medical Center for minor injuries. The MTA is conducting an investigation into the incident.

by | June 22, 2017 | 07:03

The United States has moved quickly to contain an escalation of the situation after the jet was downed on Sunday evening when regime forces targeted the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces, an alliance of Arab and Kurdish fighters battling IS.

by | June 22, 2017 | 07:02

Players must buy tickets by 9:59 p.m. Saturday. The cash value lump sum is an estimated $273.1 million. And $2 million wasn't the only big win in North Carolina Wednesday night. Since 1988, Florida Lottery games have paid more than $52.4 billion in prizes and made more than 1,900 people millionaires. The odds of winning the jackpot are 1-in-292 million.

by | June 22, 2017 | 07:02

Hooded police and forensic officers raided the suspect's home overnight, where they found bomb-making materials. The 36-year-old, not known for terror activities, was shot dead after rushing towards a soldier shouting " Allahu akbar ". Witness Nicolas Van Herrewegen, a rail worker, told Reuters: "He was talking about the jihadists and all that and then at some point he shouted: " Allahu akbar " and blew up the little suitcase he had next to him".

by | June 22, 2017 | 07:01

The vice president hailed Sessions at the National Summit on Crime Reduction and Public Safety as a "law and order attorney general", and said he and Mr. He was also a partner at McGuireWoods and at Shaw, Pittman, Potts & Trowbridge. Several other administration officials have recently retained attorneys.

by | June 22, 2017 | 07:03

President Trump promised Monday night that North Korea would answer for its injustices against the Warmbier family. North Korea leader Kim Jong Un has escalated his country's military programme amid fears he is trying to develop a missile that is capable of reaching USA shores.

by | June 22, 2017 | 07:04

The decision came amid increasing tension between the United States and Russian Federation, which warned it, would track coalition aircraft in Syria as potential "targets" and halted a military hotline with Washington over the incident.

by | June 22, 2017 | 07:00

A one-time victor no longer, Koepka has set his sights even higher, adding: "We started out this year and I thought I needed to win multiple times and a major". Once the dust settled on the first 32 holes, it was obvious that this was going to be no ordinary U.S. Open. When he was tied for the lead with six holes to play, he gave a light fist pump, clenched his hand a little tighter after each of those four big putts.

by | June 22, 2017 | 07:02

Republican Karen Handel , author of a book about Planned Parenthood titled Planned Bullyhood , ran a repulsive campaign. A special Georgia congressional election billed as a referendum on Trump's presidency was won by Republican Karen Handel by almost 3 points in a suburban Atlanta district over Democrat Jon Ossoff .

by | June 22, 2017 | 07:01

They demanded justice for the victims and claimed Wednesday's fatal blaze was due to negligence, with many citing the new cladding put on the 1974 concrete tower. Mr Cundy also responded to criticism that the police had been slow in releasing figures about the numbers of people missing and killed in the tragedy.

by | June 22, 2017 | 07:01

Police patrol outside Central Station in Brussels on Wednesday, June 21, 2017. Belgium has been on high alert since suicide bombers killed 32 people on the Brussels subway and at an airport in March a year ago. I went down and alerted my colleagues to evacuate everyone. There was a second blast farther away, which he could not see, followed by what sounded like gunfire, which made him run away.