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NC mom claims baby was kidnapped, now charged with attempted murder NC mom claims baby was kidnapped, now charged with attempted murder
- Мая 13, 2019

The woman told them she had escaped her alleged kidnappers, which Asheville police had initially described as a man and a woman with thin builds wearing ski masks. The child's mother Krista Noelle Madden has been charged with attempted first-degree murder. Then Henderson County sheriff's deputies found Madden walking on a country road, not far from where the vehicle was abandoned and a few miles from Fowler's house. (more...)
Human decomposition detected in vehicle driven by the man watching Maleah Davis Human decomposition detected in vehicle driven by the man watching Maleah Davis
- Мая 13, 2019

The silver 2011 Nissan Altima that was reportedly stolen when Maleah Davis disappeared was located on Thursday, police said. Dogs trained to find cadavers reacted to the trunk of the auto, Pat Stayton, a prosecutor with the Harris County District Attorney's Office, said at Mr Vence's probable cause court hearing last night. (more...)
Why send a US aircraft carrier to the Gulf? Why send a US aircraft carrier to the Gulf?
- Мая 13, 2019

He added, "If (the Americans) make a move we will hit them in the head". His comments came amid rising tensions with the U.S., which last week deployed warships and warplanes to the Gulf. presidency, but this would require Tehran to wait 18 months and risk having its regime collapse from within. While Iran has continued to enrich uranium to the low level needed for medical purposes and generating electricity, it has exported 98 per cent of its production, earning sorely needed foreign ... (more...)
European Union chief rues failure to Input campaign that is Brexit European Union chief rues failure to Input campaign that is Brexit
- Мая 13, 2019

Tusk, who has engaged British Prime Minister Theresa May in several rounds of negotiations on a departure agreement, said a referendum on the matter was effectively held in 1975. The UK had been due to leave the bloc on 29 March. Last week, May had also made efforts to make opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn agree on a cross-party deal for ensuring UK's smooth exit from the EU. (more...)
Ships sabotaged as Iran warns it is ready to fight Ships sabotaged as Iran warns it is ready to fight
- Мая 13, 2019

The ministry' spokesman, Abbas Mousavi, was quoted by the official IRNA news agency as saying there should be more information about the incident. Emirati officials have declined to elaborate on the nature of the sabotage or say who might have been responsible. (more...)
Secretary of state to meet with Putin Secretary of state to meet with Putin
- Мая 13, 2019

Trump said that Putin had assured him that Russian Federation was not involved in Venezuela - directly contradicting Pompeo and other top officials who for weeks have demanded that Moscow stop backing leftist leader Nicolas Maduro, whom Washington is trying to topple. (more...)
China trade impasse after President Trump's new tariffs: 5 must-reads China trade impasse after President Trump's new tariffs: 5 must-reads
- Мая 13, 2019

China has a potential trump card of its own via its massive pile of USA debt. President Donald Trump warned China on Saturday that it should strike a trade deal with the United States now, otherwise an agreement would be "far worse for them if it has to be negotiated in my second term". (more...)
Chelsea Manning released from jail after refusal to testify before grand jury Chelsea Manning released from jail after refusal to testify before grand jury
- Мая 13, 2019

She may soon return to jail, however, as another subpoena was served, calling her to testify before a different grand jury. Manning was originally jailed in March after refusing to testify to a grand jury on the basis that she had already revealed everything in her court-martial, and that the grand jury process was a violation of her constitutional rights. (more...)
Gunmen kill six during Catholic mass in Burkina Faso Gunmen kill six during Catholic mass in Burkina Faso
- Мая 13, 2019

The attackers , said to number between 20 and 30, then burned down the church. "The attackers opened fire on the faithful at the beginning of Mass in the village of Dablo, 90 km from Kaya", France24 radio reported early Sunday morning , adding that the group of gunman may have included as many as "twenty to thirty men". (more...)
Police take No. 2 leader of Venezuela congress Police take No. 2 leader of Venezuela congress
- Мая 12, 2019

After last week's US-backed coup failed to install Juan Guaido in power in Venezuela, Guaido remains keen to be supported by the USA, and told Italian newspaper La Stampa that he would "probably accept" a U.S. The opposition leader asked his ambassador Carlos Vecchio to meet with Pentagon officials over possible coordination to remove President Nicolas Maduro from office, whose 2018 re-election he has described as illegitimate. (more...)
Yemen's Houthis start withdrawing from two ports in Hodeidah Yemen's Houthis start withdrawing from two ports in Hodeidah
- Мая 12, 2019

Yemen's Houthi rebels have begun a long-delayed withdrawal of their forces from key ports in Hodeidah province, the group said, under the terms of a UN-brokered peace agreement aimed at ending the country's four-year-long civil war. Last month United Nations special envoy Martin Griffiths told Reuters the Saudi-backed government and the Houthi group had formally agreed a first phase of troop redeployments, while discussions were still underway for the second phase. (more...)
Hate preacher Louis Farrakhan refers to 'Satanic Jews' in Chicago church speech Hate preacher Louis Farrakhan refers to 'Satanic Jews' in Chicago church speech
- Мая 12, 2019

Not one that is with me has ever committed a crime against the Jewish people, black people, white people", he added. Nation of Islam leader Minister Louis Farrakhan referenced "Satanic Jews" in a speech denying allegations of anti-Semitism, misogyny and homophobia after Facebook banned him from the social media platform. (more...)
Donald Trump says China 'broke the deal' in trade talks Donald Trump says China 'broke the deal' in trade talks
- Мая 12, 2019

US President Donald Trump said China "broke the deal" in trade talks, ramping up hostilities ahead of negotiations between the two sides. The US is set to increase tariffs on $200bn (£153.7bn) worth of Chinese products on Friday, in a sharp escalation of their damaging trade war. (more...)
Earthquake hits southern Japan, no tsunami threat Earthquake hits southern Japan, no tsunami threat
- Мая 12, 2019

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) put the magnitude of the quake at 6.4. The epicentre of the quake was situated 37 km east southeast of Miyazaki-shi. In 2011, Japan was hit by a 9.0 magnitude natural disaster triggering powerful tsunami waves that caused rampant damage to properties, affecting operations massively in industries and leading to heavy casualties. (more...)
Google says Singapore's fake news law likely to hurt innovation Google says Singapore's fake news law likely to hurt innovation
- Мая 12, 2019

Authorities say the bill protects citizens from fake news . Asserting that " the overwhelming majority of Singaporeans want strong laws to deal with online falsehoods " and that only a small group is " crying wolf " over the bill, he said: " Crying wolf repeatedly gets no attention ". (more...)
Russia | Putin on Victory Day: military to be strengthened Russia | Putin on Victory Day: military to be strengthened
- Мая 12, 2019

It included about 13,000 troops and 130 pieces of military equipment, ranging from a T-34 tank - renowned for its effectiveness in the Second World War - to missile launch units. According to the report , a parade took place on Red Square in Moscow . However, shortly before the beginning of the parade, the aviation show was cancelled due to adverse weather conditions. (more...)
Google honors haematologist Lucy Wills with new Doodle Google honors haematologist Lucy Wills with new Doodle
- Мая 12, 2019

She travelled to India to examine an extreme form of life-threatening anaemia afflicting pregnant textile workers in Mumbai , then Bombay. In the summer of 1929, Will moved her work to the Pasteur Institute of India in Coonoor, Tamil Nadu and in early 1931 she was working at the Caste and Gosha Hospital in Madras. (more...)
Sadiq Khan labelled 'IMMATURE' and 'CHILDISH' for Trump state visit behaviour Sadiq Khan labelled 'IMMATURE' and 'CHILDISH' for Trump state visit behaviour
- Мая 12, 2019

Foreign leaders such as German Chancellor Angela Merkel and former US President Barack Obama have been invited to address Parliament, but it is not yet clear whether President Trump will be given the same opportunity. That was not the only example of Trump and Khan's contentious back and forth. Khan said he takes particular issue with President Trump's past comments about women. (more...)
Donald Trump to Nominate Ex-Boeing Executive as Pentagon Chief Donald Trump to Nominate Ex-Boeing Executive as Pentagon Chief
- Мая 12, 2019

Shanahan would take over permanently from a defense secretary who resigned partly over decisions that Trump subsequently reversed, highlighting the challenges of working for a president who has displayed impulsive foreign policy decision-making. (more...)
Rudy Giuliani Is Pushing Ukraine To Investigate Joe Biden’s Connections Rudy Giuliani Is Pushing Ukraine To Investigate Joe Biden’s Connections
- Мая 12, 2019

Biden, the early front-runner for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination", NYT wrote. Giuliani admitted in an interview with Fox News that the trip could be "very helpful" to President Donald Trump . Giuliani's trip was first reported by the New York Times . One is the origin of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian election interference. (more...)