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by | May 27, 2017 | 10:20

It seems like today at the kickoff for 2017's Phoenix Comic Con there was an incident with an unidentified male and local law enforcement. Multiple officers were necessary to subdue the armed man. Entry into the Phoenix Convention Center by the general public will also be limited to fewer entrances. She said the 30-year-old man was found to be in possession of three handguns, a shotgun, a knife, ammunition, and a variety of other handheld weapons along with wearing body armor.

by | May 27, 2017 | 10:19

It's time for Southern to go - and the Lib Dems are committed to giving the contract to another company who can make sure the trains are run on time. The Lib Dems acknowledge the NHS is on the brink of crisis and pledge to spend 1p in the pound of Income Tax on NHS and social care services, prioritising mental health care and limiting care costs for the elderly.

by | May 27, 2017 | 10:19

Earlier, former union minister Kumari Shailja and senior Congress leader P.L. Punia were denied permission to visit Saharanpur. "The permission was denied, citing law and order problem". Fresh clashes broke out when groups of Dalits returning from a political rally were attacked in a retaliation by Rajputs. However, the BSP chief said the state government has till now not provided relief and compensation to the victims of the violence.

by | May 26, 2017 | 13:12

They have no interest in competing with the existing power dynamics. The Philippines and Russian Federation are expected to sign a defense cooperation agreement during Duterte's visit, but no deals for strategic partnership and joint military exercises are on the table.

by | May 26, 2017 | 13:12

Gen Saad Maan , says the newspaper report identifies an elite unit that answers to the Interior Ministry as the perpetrator of the abuses. "There is no military force in the world that has proven more sensitive to civilian casualties", U.S.

by | May 26, 2017 | 13:10

Washington announced a $110-billion U.S. sale of ships, tanks and the latest anti-missile systems to Saudi Arabia on Saturday as Trump began a two-day visit to the Gulf state before travelling on to Israel. The visit follows an initial leg in Saudi Arabia, where he urged Islamic leaders to confront extremism. Commentator Chemi Shalev wrote in Haaretz that the deal will give the Saudis a "hold" on Trump, "which means he won't be quick to cross them".

by | May 26, 2017 | 13:05

Carpio pointed out China's blatant threat of war against the Philippines demands that the Philippines strengthens its defenses and alliances. Chinese dredging vessels are purportedly seen in the waters around Fiery Cross Reef in the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea in this still image from video taken by a P-8A Poseidon surveillance aircraft provided by the United States Navy May 21, 2015.

by | May 25, 2017 | 01:04

PVM said if us imports in coming years matched those of 2016, the country would need to keep 489 million barrels of oil in the SPR, some 140-150 million barrels above the proposed new level. "With the U.S continuing to win market share by producing more oil at lower price levels, the global supply excess will take a long time to eradicate", said Fawad Razaqzada of Forex.com.

by | May 24, 2017 | 05:56

Rouhani says that Iranians are "waiting for this government to be civil " and that "hopefully, things will settle down.so we could pass more accurate judgments". In both cases, the USA sides with Saudi Arabia. Zarif twitted on Monday, speaking of Saudi Arabia. It has said it backs Trump's call to strengthen the monitoring of the deal, but has reassured France's commitment to its implementation, including the lifting of sanctions .

by | May 24, 2017 | 05:55

Trump, who is traveling overseas and will miss the unveiling of his plan, wants lawmakers to cut $3.6 trillion in government spending over 10 years, balancing the budget by the end of the decade, according to a preview given to reporters on Monday.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:48

Unlike Kenneth Starr, the independent counsel appointed by a three-judge panel to investigate Bill and Hillary Clinton's real estate holdings in the 1990s, Mueller depends on the Justice Department for funding and he reports to Rosenstein, who was appointed by Trump.

by | May 22, 2017 | 16:09

And well, that only prompted a fourth elephant to rush in on the hunters and lift up the 51-year-old with her trunk. Another member of the group shot the elephant, halting the attack, however the large cow fatally crushed Botha as it came crashing to the ground.

by | May 22, 2017 | 16:07

US President Donald Trump says he hopes to visit Egypt soon following his travel to Saudi Arabia as part of a six-stop trip. Sisi said to Trump, "you are a unique personality that is capable of doing the impossible". Hundreds of Egyptian soldiers and police have been killed fighting militants in Sinai. President Barack Obama never invited Sisi to the White House. The Arab state had its 1-billion-dollar-plus military aid from Washington suspended for some time under the previous USA ...

by | May 22, 2017 | 16:00

The US daily spoke to ten current and former unnamed American officials to reveal how the Chinese systematically destroyed what had become the CIA's most productive spying operation in China. Officials say they were meeting in restaurants where even the waiters worked for Chinese intelligence. Agents questioned the man, asking why he had chose to stay in Asia, concerned that he possessed a number of secrets that would be valuable to the Chinese.

by | May 20, 2017 | 01:19

After warning the White House, Yates was sacked on January 30 for refusing to comply with an executive order barring travel from seven predominantly Muslim countries on the grounds thatthe ban was unlawful. When pressed, Trump's top spokesman conjured only this in the way of evidence: He said it was "widely rumored" that Yates was a proponent of the 2016 Democratic presidential nominee, and expected to have a major role in a Clinton administration.

by | May 20, 2017 | 01:18

NY [U.S.], May 19: The U.S.forces in Syria have bombed pro-Bashar al-Assad convoy at Tanf base that were advancing well inside an "established de-confliction zone". America has been militarily involved in Syria since 2014 but has for the most part avoided engaging directly in the country's civil war. "Coalition forces have been operating in the At Tanf area for many months training and advising vetted partner forces engaged in the fight against ISIS", the statement said.

by | May 17, 2017 | 13:10

Tillerson said in an interview that aired Sunday on NBC's "Meet the Press" that the Arizona lawmaker was well within his rights to criticize him and listed what he viewed as the U.S. "To the broader issues that we are addressing in terms of advancing our national security interest, our national economic interest". Tillerson echoed his earlier statements on bilateral ties, saying relations had fallen to "an all-time low point since the end of the Cold War, with a very low level of trust".

by | May 16, 2017 | 09:38

In a blistering televised election debate on Friday, Rouhani cast his hardline clerical foes as power-hungry pawns of Iran's security forces, seeking to energise voters disillusioned by a sluggish economy and the slow pace of social reform.

by | May 16, 2017 | 09:38

The militants have also been targetting United Nations base in the area, prompting the deployment of extra troops to the remote town in anticipation of further attacks. Radio France International, citing a local source, said hundreds of fighters had taken part in the attacks this weekend and had killed at least 30 people.

by | May 16, 2017 | 09:35

China today dismissed India's concerns over the Belt and Road initiative, saying the mega venture has broad global support and the China- Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project which is a part of it will not affect Beijing's stand on Kashmir.

by | May 15, 2017 | 11:18

Running virtually unopposed, Mahmoud Abbas' ruling Fatah Party has strolled to victory in West Bank municipal elections. Abbas's Palestinian Authority, which governs in the West Bank, and Hamas, which runs Gaza, blamed each other for the vote not being held in the small coastal enclave.

by | May 14, 2017 | 03:02

She was allegedly outraged over Kustoff's vote in support of the American Health Care Act. "What she was saying was more cursing at the congressman and his aides", Sgt. She allegedly blocked his vehicle until police were called. Kustoff earlier this month voted to repeal and replace Obamacare. "I voted for the American Health Care Act because our current health care system is failing Tennesseans", he wrote in the May 4 statement , the day the House of Representatives passed the bill.

by | May 14, 2017 | 03:00

Among those options is one to reportedly send between 3,000 and 5,000 US and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation troops to the country to participate in the training of the Afghan security forces. Intelligence chiefs gave a somber appraisal of security in Afghanistan, scene of America's longest-running war. "The Taliban are likely to continue to make gains, especially in rural areas", said the United States spy chief, adding that efforts to bolster local military have been less fruitful than ...

by | May 14, 2017 | 02:59

Police detained the owner of a booth near the scene, for trying to prevent a bystander from helping the policeman who was under attack. Israel's ambulance service Magen David Adom said the police officer was not severely wounded. Israel has identified a lot of them as attackers. Israel says the Palestinian leadership is inciting the violence. The attacks have diminished over time and Israeli police say the most recent attacks have not been ideological by nature and have mostly been ...

by | May 13, 2017 | 00:43

Syrian Kurdish forces, also known as the YPG, are fighting under the umbrella of the US -backed Syrian Democratic Forces, alongside Syrian Arab forces. "We support Turkey in its fight against PKK", he said. So to the frustration and horror of us Turks, they not only train them for combat but also give them heavy arms that will sooner or later be turned against Turkey in the hands of PKK terrorists.

by | May 13, 2017 | 00:33

And instead of convening an unnecessary commission on "election integrity", Washington should immediately act to restore the Voting Rights Act and the critical protections it provides. Voting experts and many lawmakers, including House Oversight Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz, have said they haven't seen anything to suggest that millions of people voted illegally.

by | May 13, 2017 | 00:30

We'll continue fine-tuning and tweaking the 7-day forecast as newer computer models come in over the next several days. We'll see a mix of sun and clouds today as a high pressure begins to move out of the area and highs are seasonable in the low 70s.

by | May 10, 2017 | 03:30

Under the new plan , industry regulator Ofgem will set a maximum cap for standard variable tariffs, which are used by about two-thirds of households. They raise the prospect of prices across the board tending to be closer to the Ofgem-set cap, thereby reducing the incentive for consumers to switch.

by | May 10, 2017 | 03:28

An unnamed IPS official told Channel 2 on Monday that video clips of Barghouti eating were obtained as part of an IPS scheme to induce the hunger strike's leaders to eat by hiding food in their cells. The initial post has since been removed from Pizza Hut Israel's Facebook page. Pizza Hut issued an apology for the ad on the Facebook account of its franchise in Lebanon.

by | May 08, 2017 | 16:20

North Korea has accused the usa and South Korean spy agencies of an unsuccessful assassination attempt against leader Kim Jong-un involving biochemical weapons. "We will ferret out and mercilessly destroy the last one the terrorists of the US CIA", the North's KCNA official news outlet reported . Well, it turns out North Korea really believes that the US and South Korea have been working together to kill Kim by using biochemical weapons.