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by | January 12, 2018 | 16:57

Ward is one of the youngest survivors of the worst church shooting in US history in which a deranged gunman killed 26 members of the First Baptist Church congregation. Duncan said that as of this week, Ryland was walking again, with assistance. Duncan told KENS 5 that he received the news from Ryland's mother and father.

by | January 12, 2018 | 16:47

Canada will host the sixth and potentially make-or-break round of NAFTA talks later this month in Montreal. Canada welcomes the suggestion by U.S. President Donald Trump that the deadline for concluding talks to modernize NAFTA could be extended beyond the end of March, Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland told reporters on Friday.

by | January 12, 2018 | 16:17

Leaving nuclear weapons systems vulnerable to cyber criminals could have unsafe consequences , including them possibly setting off the weapon during a time of crisis through data manipulation . The plan breaks with the previous administration's goal of reducing nuclear weapons in U.S. defense strategy. The last Nuclear Posture Review was released in May 2010 under former president Barack Obama and focused more on reducing the role of nuclear weapons and heightening transparency around ...

by | January 12, 2018 | 16:07

Interior Minister Gérard Collomb also thanked the officers, saying the capture of the three men was "a credit to our police", the BBC reported. Three of the thieves were arrested soon after the Wednesday evening robbery in the chic, well-policed neighborhood of central Paris.

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:43

The officer was shot in the leg and was taken to the hospital with minor injuries, officials said. A dozen shots were reportedly fired by Bennett before he was shot. Jonathan Bennett should be considered armed and risky, police warned. Investigators told the TV station that Bennett died at the hospital. He had last been seen driving an older, white Ford Expedition with NY license plates HUP3071, reported WCNC .

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:45

The child, named as Zainab, is the eighth minor to have been raped and murdered in Kasur in the past 12 months, police have said. Today, I'm a mother. 'Police are not cooperating with us, ' Ghulam Rasool, an uncle of Zainab, said on Thursday. 'We want the culprit to be brought in front of us. The clarification stated that the chief justice had only referred to a news item that had gone viral on social media.

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:39

Mr Coleman said: "There is smoke damage to the original concourse area of Nottingham station and also smoke damage to the new build section, which went up approximately three to four years ago". This means we have no service from the Forest to Clifton South or Toton Lane. The train station pictured this morning. Flames were seen coming from the station's roof and smoke filled the foyer, prompting the building's evacuation.

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:13

U.S. President Donald Trump weighed in January 9 on fevered speculation about a potential 2020 White House bid by Oprah Winfrey, saying she probably would not run against him, but if she did, he would win. Natalie Portman pointed out the exclusion of women in the Best Director category when she said, "And here are the all-male nominees" while presenting the award.

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:11

In his tweet on January 1, Trump had lashed out Pakistan, accusing the country of "lying and deceit" in return for billions of dollars. "They give safe havens to the terrorists we hunt in Afghanistan, with little help". "[Retired army chief] Gen Kiani laid out a plan to eradicate terrorism", he said, emphasising that Gen Bajwa's mission was to transform the previous antiterrorism successes into long-term peace.

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:13

Speaking to India Legal , Justice (retired) Gyan Sudha Misra said: "Little after Justice Ruma Pal retired I was elevated to the Supreme Court and was the only lady judge for a while before Justice Ranjana Desai was elevated to the SC. The four judges said they would not resign and would be back to work on Monday. "That is what we believe and many more things happened". "We all (four judges) are convinced that unless this institution is preserved and (is allowed to) maintain its equanimity, ...

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:08

Ecuador's Foreign Minister Maria Fernanda Espinosa said she hopes to find a solution to the Assange issue. He says he fears Britain would extradite him to the United States to face charges relating to his involvement in multiple releases of documents - including the 2010 publication of leaked State Department diplomatic cables - that U.S.

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:06

Mr Trump had been expected to travel to the British capital next month to open the embassy, which will move from Grosvenor Square to Nine Elms. It is now expected that the US Embassy will instead be opened by US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson .

by | January 12, 2018 | 12:29

Tunisia's Interior Ministry said 237 people were arrested in Tuesday's violence including two Islamists, while 50 police officers have been wounded. Meanwhile terrorist attacks such as the massacre in Sousse in 2015 in which 38 people, mostly British holidaymakers, were killed, have damaged the country's once-flourishing tourism industry.

by | January 12, 2018 | 12:22

U.S. President Donald Trump , in a call with French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday, underscored that Iran "must stop its destabilizing activity in the region", the White House said . Iranian people have every right to all its dividends... New sanctions will not help their economic problems. Another proposal would require snapback if Iran refuses a request from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), the UN's atomic watchdog, to inspect a military site not now being ...

by | January 12, 2018 | 12:22

Some famous residents of Southern California's Santa Barbara County are speaking out in the midst of mudslides that have killed at least 17 people . Officials worked for days, even going door-to-door, to warn residents that the hillsides were ripe for unsafe mudflow after the fires destroyed the vegetation that could hold the soil in place, said Dennis Bozanich, deputy county executive officer for Santa Barbara County.

by | January 12, 2018 | 07:39

The White House did not immediately provide a comment on the matter after The Daily Beast's request. The report warns that unless the USA acts to counter the threat soon, Moscow will grow only more aggressive. Asked at a briefing on January 9 why Republican committee staffers or members were not involved in the report, staffers insisted that Republicans would be supportive its findings and recommendations.

by | January 12, 2018 | 06:25

Similarly, the diversity lottery was not eliminated, as some are seeking, but instead shifted its 50,000 annual visas to other immigrant groups, namely Salvadorans and others who must leave the country as Trump ends their temporary protected status.

by | January 12, 2018 | 06:24

The result is that middle-class wage earners will continue to pay virtually all the taxes they owe while wealthy taxpayers and businesses will find ways to profit from the complexity against an overburdened IRS. But the IRS doesn't now have detailed information about taxpayers' mortgages, like the date of closing or terms of refinancing. "The IRS appreciates the help from the payroll community working with us on these important changes", said Acting IRS Commissioner David Kautter.

by | January 12, 2018 | 06:21

Until now, the military has maintained that it is carrying out legitimate counterinsurgency operations. "In the interim they need to be recognised first and foremost as children", she said, stressing that the Convention on the Rights of the Child guarantees rights to health, education and opportunities to learn and grow to all children, irrespective of their ethnicity or status or the circumstances in which they find themselves.

by | January 12, 2018 | 06:17

Pompeo defended Trump's tweets as appropriate and "consistent" with USA goals of denuclearizing the Korean peninsula. Trump's statement came after both the leaders were recently been engaged in a war of words on Twitter. On Wednesday, Trump said he didn't expect a war in a White House news conference, and indicated he was pleased by direct talks between Pyongyang and Seoul.

by | January 12, 2018 | 03:31

Donald Trump backed away from a commitment to be interviewed by special counsel Robert Mueller , during a joint press conference yesterday with Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg . "We were very much weakened over the last period of time, but not with me". However, when Solberg pointed out how Norway remains committed to the agreement that aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, Trump appeared to change his tune, just a little.

by | January 12, 2018 | 03:25

In this installment, audiences can enjoy Sanders' frank answers about everything from Eric Trump's birthday to the president's favorite part of his job. Shortly before Sanders and Mnuchin appeared in the briefing room, Trump told reporters that immigration negotiators should remain mindful that a failure to strike a deal on the Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals immigration program that he said he would unilaterally unwind himself, would send the stock market spiraling downward.

by | January 12, 2018 | 03:22

During his exchange with the reporter in December, Hoekstra-who served as a GOP Congressman for MI from 1993 until 2011-called claims that he'd said there were "no-go zones" in the Netherlands "fake news", before backtracking on his remark soon after.

by | January 12, 2018 | 00:43

A second person familiar with the matter said the special counsel has not indicated an interest in interviewing the vice president, beyond initial document requests early on. In other words, another possible obstruction angle. Trump's lawyers have been making a pretense of cooperating with Mueller, but that pretense may have ended Wednesday.

by | January 11, 2018 | 23:33

And it doesn't stop there:In an open-ended question, allowing any answer, 69 voters (not percent) describe Trump's first year in office as a "disaster", followed by 62 voters who say "chaotic", 44 voters who say "successful", 28 voters who say "horrible", 27 voters who say "great", 26 who say "good", 24 who say "terrible", 24 who say "embarrassing" and 23 who say "interesting".