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by | February 23, 2018 | 01:46

Former Klan boss David Duke called the rally a "turning point" and vowed that white supremacists would "fulfill the promises of Donald Trump" to "take our country back". The report's authors found that the total number KKK chapters in the United States dwindled to 72 in 2017, down from from 130 in 2016. "The decline is a clear indication that the new generation of white supremacists is rejecting the Klan's hoods and robes for the hipper image of the more loosely organized alt-right ...

by | February 23, 2018 | 01:49

Brown, first elected PC leader in 2015, resigned his post amidst allegations of sexual misconduct first reported on January 24. "This small group of insiders will stop at nothing in their attempts to derail us". An earlier version said the decision was released by the Progressive Conservative party committee vetting the candidates. "I wrote to the party president and indicated that Mr".

by | February 23, 2018 | 01:47

Classes are underway as normal in Summit County today as law enforcement officers there said a threat of violence turned out to be a hoax. The Sarasota Police Department says it takes each and every threat against the city and schools seriously.

by | February 22, 2018 | 00:29

The second batch reached Afrin , 24 hours after the first batch entered Afrin , and deployed on the points and centers "to help supporting the people defending their villages and homes" against the Turkish attack. What else is going on in Syria? Images were aired of "popular forces" loyal to President Bashar Assad moving toward Afrin city in pick-up trucks equipped with anti-aircraft guns and armoured personals carriers (APCs), Efe reported .

by | February 21, 2018 | 03:30

The casualties were sustained when a force numbering several hundreds, largely made up of the Russian contractors and a Christian militia loyal to the Syrian regime, advanced on an oil field held by US-backed militias who have been fighting ISIS in Syria .

by | February 21, 2018 | 03:29

While most of the South Island is out of the woods when it comes to the wild weather, a heavy rain warning remains in place for Dunedin and North Otago. Residents in low-lying areas had been urged to evacuate as security forces were deployed to areas most vulnerable to the expected 150 kph winds and torrential rains where trees, power lines and buildings could be damaged.

by | February 20, 2018 | 19:10

Alex Van Der Zwaan was charged with "willfully and knowingly making materially false, fictitious and fraudulent statements" to investigators. Gates , who once worked on President Donald Trump's campaign, already faces charges of a money laundering conspiracy, and failure to file as a foreign agent.

by | February 20, 2018 | 19:07

The 13 Russians are accused of setting up fake accounts using stolen USA identities, setting up themed groups and promoting political rallies throughout 2016, using Facebook , Instagram, YouTube and Twitter . "I never said Russian Federation did not meddle in the election", Trump wrote February 18. The Russian operation used social media to back now-President Donald Trump and disparage Hillary Clinton.

by | February 19, 2018 | 08:59

In Munich , where 11 Israeli athletes were killed by Islamic terrorists in 1972, Netanyahu suggested the Obama administration's 2015 nuclear deal with Iran was like the 1938 Munich Pact that appeased the Nazis and led to World War II.

by | February 18, 2018 | 03:56

The Iranian President Hassan Rouhani , who is on his 3-day visit to India , arrived in New Delhi , on Friday night, February 16, after spending 2 days in Hyderabad . Prime Minister Modi said India & Iran believe in peace & cooperation. "Why India with a population of over 1 billion doesn't enjoy veto rights and why does the USA have veto rights?", the visiting Iranian leader said while addressing a press conference in the national capital.

by | February 17, 2018 | 09:56

German journalist Deniz Yuecel has been released from prison a year after his arrest by Turkish authorities, Yuecel's attorney Veysel Ok confirmed on Friday. Erdogan had repeatedly described Yucel as a "terror agent" causing consternation in Germany . The spokeswoman said that Berlin had not agreed to any "dirty deals or other arrangements" to secure the release.

by | February 17, 2018 | 09:54

PSG dominated on certain phases of the game against Madrid and even took the lead with Rabiot's goal. Neymar Believes That Paris Saint-Germain Must Sign Messi In Order To Boost Their Chances Of Winning The Champions League . Both managers made interesting moves with about 25 minutes to play . With nearly half an hour left, Emery replaced top scorer Edinson Cavani with full-back Thomas Meunier , while Germany forward Julian Draxler was sent on only in the 84th minute as the ...

by | February 16, 2018 | 02:08

A concerned grandmother may have saved countless lives on Tuesday by notifying authorities of her grandson's " upcoming and credible threats" against a nearby high school after discovering the dark plans in his journal . I need to get the biggest fatality number I possibly can. Authorities believe that O'Connor committed an armed robbery to fund his plan , according to the newspaper.

by | February 16, 2018 | 02:04

A day of mourning has been declared in Orenburg, the region where numerous passengers were from, and where Orsk is located. Sixty-five passengers and six crew were said to be onboard. The Russian-made plane was reportedly seven years old and purchased by Saratov Airlines a year ago from another domestic airline. "The United States is deeply saddened by the tragic deaths of those on board Saratov Airlines Flight 703", it read.

by | February 16, 2018 | 02:03

Mr. Navalny used Ms. Vashukevich's material to compile a video investigation , posted last week, claiming that the trip was a bribe from Mr. Deripaska to Mr. The court's decision on the interim measures was taken on the evening of February 9, so Instagram had three working days under the law, that is, until the evening of February 14, to remove the posts.

by | February 15, 2018 | 05:28

Iraqi and World Bank officials today talked up legal guarantees available in post-IS Iraq, pointing to an investment law that offers ownership, unlimited cash transfers and tax breaks, among other benefits. Lise Grande, UN Humanitarian Coordinator for Iraq, warned failure to help Iraq could lead to renewed instability. Non-governmental organizations pledged $330 million in humanitarian aid at a parallel NGO conference, Kuwait's state news agency KUNA reported.

by | February 12, 2018 | 00:44

The final vote was 240-186, with 167 Republicans and 73 Democrats voting for the legislation, while 67 Republicans and 119 Democrats voted against. According to CNN , the House Freedom Caucus supports funding the military but not increasing the size of the government .

by | February 12, 2018 | 00:45

That's what happened on Friday in a flurry of rumors about Kelly's standing with Trump. "He said , 'Tell Jake I have full faith in Chief of Staff John Kelly and that I am not actively searching for replacements, '" Conway said. This time, it's over revelations disclosed by the ex-wives of former White House staffer Rob Porter that he allegedly physically abused them. On Thursday, deputy press secretary Raj Shah issued a rare admission that the White House could have handled the ...

by | February 12, 2018 | 00:41

She was not only a symbol of bravery and strength for the people of Pakistan but also an inspiration for women across the globe. She was the co-founder of the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan and the Women's Action Forum, and actively participated in protests against the establishment.

by | February 11, 2018 | 03:51

His second five-year term is set to expire next year. This was seen last December when the ruling party elected Ramaphosa as its President. Mbete did not say when the speech might be held or who may deliver it. Secretary-general Ace Magashule also confirmed this, saying he arrived at the meeting just after 4pm, where he was excused and invited back in towards the end.

by | February 11, 2018 | 03:54

Mr Veeri said that Subedar Maganlal and Subedar Mohammed Ashraf were killed in the attack, as per initial reports. The Sunjuwan military station had been attacked once earlier on June 28, 2003 when two Lashkar-e-Toiba suicide attackers stormed the camp killing 12 soldiers and injuring seven others.

by | February 11, 2018 | 03:53

Connacht, Cavan, Monaghan and Donegal fall under the yellow rainfall warning as accumulations of up to 35mm expected. Tomorrow Sunday will be a cold, bright day with sunny spells. Temperatures are expected to plummet to -3 degrees. "This will result in falling temperatures and icy patches are likely to develop on some untreated surfaces, especially where any wintry showers lead to wash off of previous treatment".

by | February 10, 2018 | 02:54

This is the first time when Proteas lose the First three matches of any Bilateral series in South Africa . De Villiers missed the first three games with a finger injury but has been declared fit and available to play. He batted fluently in the nets today and is sure to play the game with either one of David Miller or Khaya Zondo missing out. - Lizelle Lee is set for her 100th worldwide appearance for South Africa .

by | February 10, 2018 | 02:53

The Turkish Armed Forces have "liquidated 1,062 terrorists" during Operation Olive Branch near Afrin in northern Syria, the Turkish General Staff reported on Friday. Presidents of Turkey , Iran and Russia, Recep Tayyip Erdogan , Hassan Rouhani and Vladimir Putin will hold a meeting in Istanbul, Turkish media reported February 8.

by | February 10, 2018 | 02:56

Bush also took a swipe at Russian President Vladimir Putin , whom he referred to as "zero sum", and said he "has a chip on his shoulder". "I had tried, but unsuccessfully", he said without naming Trump. "America's their home", Bush , a Republican, said as quoted by the daily that Putin "can't think, 'How can we both win?' He only thinks, 'How do I win, you lose?'" Democrats immediately rejected the proposal.

by | February 09, 2018 | 02:03

Israeli police will recommend indicting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on corruption charges, the premier confirmed on Wednesday. Mickey Rosenfeld, a police spokesman, said two investigations in which Netanyahu has been named a suspect are "reaching a final conclusion".

by | February 09, 2018 | 02:01

Speaking at the winners" press conference in Brighton, SuRie - real name Susanna Marie - revealed: "Sam Smith and I are from the same town. SuRie is an actress and singer who has already performed at the Eurovision Song Contest when she appeared as a backing singer for Loïc Nottet in 2015 and Blanche at Eurovision 2017.

by | February 08, 2018 | 07:14

The incident happened at Shri Maharaja Hari Singh Hospital when Naveed was transported from Rainawari central jail along with five other prisoners. Vehicles moving in the city were being searched to trace the escaped LeT terrorist . "It was a well planned attack", the official said adding militants had prior information about movement of prisoners. Police sources said that during questioning Jatt had confessed that he knew Mumbai attacker Ajmal Kasab and had met him in a training camp in ...

by | February 08, 2018 | 07:10

Notley said she is prepared to risk being hit by fines under the New West Partnership trade agreement. "It's well known that premier Notley and I have been friends in the past". "Not almost as important as the energy industry is to Alberta and Canada, but important nonetheless". "Hopefully we get past it and we'll get talking about the men and women we want to put to work on this project".

by | February 08, 2018 | 07:09

Pro-democracy activists (from left) Joshua Wong , Alex Chow and Nathan Law pose outside the Court of Final Appeal before a verdict on their appeal in Hong Kong February 6, 2018. " According to the judgement, maybe more activists will be locked up ", said Wong outside court after the ruling. Willy Lam, adjunct professor at the Chinese University of Hong Kong , says the decision could "be used by police to restrict freedom of expression", with any public political gathering subject to ...