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Esteri Warplane strikes Syrian town that was hit by chemical attack, again
Author: 0 Warplane strikes Syrian town that was hit by chemical attack, again

The Observatory said the Saturday strikes may have been carried out by Russian warplanes, which began backing Syrian military operations previous year. "Mindful of the risk of escalation, I appeal for restraint to avoid any acts that could deepen the suffering of the Syrian people", he said in a statement .

Author: 0 Lawmakers slam Trump for bypassing Congress on Syria strike

The aggressive approach from President Trump is even receiving praise from Democratic opponents. "Once you put it in Congress' hand, it became clear at that time that they were not ready to assume responsibility", said former Obama Middle East adviser Dennis Ross.

Author: 0 Death toll from Egypt church bombing rises to 21

Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi condemned the attacks and summoned the National Defence Council to an urgent session. President Donald Trump tweeted that he is "so sad to hear of the terrorist attack" against the US ally but added that he has "great confidence" that el-Sissi "will handle the situation properly".

Esteri Londoners gather to remember victims of Westminster Bridge attack
Author: 0 Londoners gather to remember victims of Westminster Bridge attack

UK Parliament attacker Khalid Masood's wife Tuesday condemned his actions, saying she was "saddened and shocked" by what her husband did. On the morning after the attack Charlton Athletic recognised the tragic passing of PC Palmer, a season-ticket holder at the Valley, by placing a red and white scarf on the seat that he called his own for so many years.

Author: 0 Assad speaks with Iran's president, who affirms support

Factions of the Syrian revolution "view this strike as a turning point in the fight against impunity and as part of the worldwide war on terrorism", the group wrote on social media. Murphy, a member of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said the president should have sought congressional approval before taking action because "The Constitution states that only Congress can authorize military activity".

Esteri Netanyahu: 'Israel' Committed to Treating Syrian War Wounded
Author: 0 Netanyahu: 'Israel' Committed to Treating Syrian War Wounded

Prime Minister Netanyahu reiterated the need to prevent the spread and use of chemical weapons. While Israel has helped thousands of wounded Syrians, its policy has been to only treat those who make it to the Golan Heights border. Netanyahu has also been outspoken in supporting United States military action against the Syrian regime, following airstrikes on an airfield on Thursday.

Author: 0 Nations turn to Plan B for hockey at Olympics with no NHL

I've been lucky to play Olympics once, so at least I have that under my belt. Meantime, CBC is also hoping viewers will still tune in to its Olympic hockey coverage, even without NHL involvement. "It's going to come down to the very last minute for me to when I really believe we're not going to go". The Olympics have meant so much to Canadian players like Crosby and Jonathan Toews and Carey Price and were something to strive for to young stars like Connor McDavid and Mark Scheifele.

Esteri Russian teen Kasatkina wins first WTA event in Charleston
Author: 0 Russian teen Kasatkina wins first WTA event in Charleston

It worked to perfection and the Russian gradually took over the match, running away with the final as Ostapenko struggled to stay with her. Kasatkina, whose victory underscores her rising-star status already established with two wins over world number one Angelique Kerber this year, became the sixth teenager to lift the Charleston trophy - a list that also includes Chris Evert, Tracy Austin, Steffi Graf, Martina Hingis and Sabine Lisicki.

Author: 0 Trump's Capitol Hill adversaries throw mild support behind Syria strike

Among Syrian refugees, "there aren't that many women, there aren't that many children". "This illegal and unauthorized escalation could have devastating consequences, killing innocent Syrians and costing the lives of USA service members", MoveOn.org executive director Ilya Sheyman also said in a statement.

Author: 0 Eta: Basque separatists 'begin weapons handover'

Arnaldo Otegi, leader of Basque pro-independence party EH Bildu and who has served jail time for his links with ETA, said this marked the end of the armed fight for a separate state in northern Spain and south-western France. Saturday's handover was handled through a series of intermediaries and celebrated by hundreds of people with a morning ceremony in Bayonne. Basque student dissidents formed ETA in 1959, but the group's first known killing was not until 1968.

Esteri High Court Greenlights Impeachment Proceedings For Alabama Governor
Author: 0 High Court Greenlights Impeachment Proceedings For Alabama Governor

He Garber also criticized the release of the special counsel's report. Bentley vowed again he won't resign even. "I have not", Bentley said in a statement on marble steps of the Capitol. Amid growing calls for his removal, the governor rejected the accusation that he misused state resources, vowing to remain in office. The Alabama House Judiciary Committee sought the investigation ahead of considering impeachment articles against the governor for willful neglect of duty and corruption in ...

Esteri French presidential hopeful Le Pen attends Russian parliament meeting
Author: 0 French presidential hopeful Le Pen attends Russian parliament meeting

Le Pen is now running for the French presidency on behalf of the far-right National Front party. "I think it's unfair and even stupid", the French politician said. "I am in favor of developing relations with Russian Federation in the context of the long history that links our two countries", Le Pen said at a meeting with Russia's parliamentary speaker, Vyacheslav Volodin .

Esteri Plenty of Egg Hunt Options on North Shore
Author: 0 Plenty of Egg Hunt Options on North Shore

A popular area Easter egg hunt for children has been canceled because of "unruly crowds" at past events. According to Dwivedy, this method helps spread the event over the whole afternoon, so families won't miss out on any fun if they arrive after it begins.

Author: 0 Amb. Nikki Haley: We don't see peace in Syria with Assad

Haley said the strike destroyed an airfield from which Washington believes Damascus launched the attack on rebel-held Khan Sheikhun, where 86 people, including 27 children, were killed this week. Haley also said further military options are on the table. But Ms Haley warned that the U.S. was prepared to "do more" if needed, leaving the door open for more military intervention as the global community awaits a response from President Assad and his allies.

Author: 0 Trump objections don't stop overhaul of Baltimore police

The consent decree orders Baltimore police to use proper de-escalation tactics and undergo training on how to interact with youth, the mentally ill, protestors and victims in sexual assault cases. "Meanwhile", he said, "arrests in the city fell 45 percent based on some of these ill-advised reforms". "Our goal is a stronger police department that fights crime while it serves and protects the civil and constitutional rights of our residents", Pugh said.

Esteri Gasoline prices headed still higher
Author: 0 Gasoline prices headed still higher

Crude oil prices climbed above $50 a barrel last week for the first time in three weeks. The dip in supplies is normal for this time of year , as refineries try to sell off their remaining winter blend gasoline. Premium gas rose 4 cents the past week to $2.87, and diesel fuel rose by a penny to $2.51, according to AAA . "With Russia condemning the attack, an escalation of tensions between the USA and Russia (and perhaps Iran) will be closely watched as a barometer of risk appetite".

Author: 0 China urges cooperation with US

Trump said in an interview with the Financial Times published Sunday that China should help with the problem by using the " great influence" it has over Pyongyang , warning that if it doesn't, the US will solve the problem on its own, and that "won't be good for anyone".

Esteri Davis Cup: US wins doubles to stay alive in quarterfinal
Author: 0 Davis Cup: US wins doubles to stay alive in quarterfinal

Kyrgios and Jordan Thompson put Australia in the box seat when they won the opening singles on Friday. "I've got a head cold right now and trying to fight through it - not feeling great". "But with Lleyton on the side telling me to compete for every point, and obviously the crowd, it's easy to get up out here". "I've been looking forward to this tie for a long time now", he said.

Author: 0 LSE chief Rolet travels with May to Saudi Arabia

However, the politician - who came under fire from the Daily Mail 's sexist 'Legs-it' headline last week following a meeting with Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon - highlighted how her intention during her visit is not to over emphasise her role as a female leader.

Esteri More than half of Americans approve of Obamacare now, Gallup poll finds
Author: 0 More than half of Americans approve of Obamacare now, Gallup poll finds

Sorry kid, this Republican got his, you're out of luck. When polling showed 17% of Americans embracing the original Republican plan, I assumed these guys couldn't have come up with legislation less popular than the AHCA. The Times also put together a list of House members who said they were undecided or who never made a public statement. But getting rid of the community rating system may make it more hard for moderates to sign on.

Author: 0 Document: Crack-smoking man charged in Atlanta overpass fire

Basil Eleby , 39, was in court Saturday to faces charges of first-degree arson and first-degree criminal damage to property in connection with the Thursday blaze, which caused an elevated portion of Interstate 85 to crumble. Three people were taken into custody in connection with the fire, said Glenn Allen, a spokesman for the Georgia Insurance and Safety Fire Commission.

Esteri Is North Korea putting nuclear-tipped bargaining chip on table
Author: 0 Is North Korea putting nuclear-tipped bargaining chip on table

North Korea launched another missile into the sea just two days before President Donald Trump will meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson all but said as much in his statement on the test. A U.S. statement said initial assessments indicate the type of missile was a KN-15 medium-range ballistic missile. North Korea now has the strength to "wipe out" the United States "in a moment" with an H-bomb, the editorial said.

Esteri Ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez's second murder trial to close
Author: 0 Ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez's second murder trial to close

Actually, it's been nearly exactly four years since police put Hernandez under arrest after he was suspected of killing Odin Lloyd just a half-mile from Aaron's house, and since then, he's been convicted of first-degree murder for killing Lloyd execution-style and got Massachusetts' mandatory life without parole sentence.

Author: 0 UN Condemns North Korean Missile Test

But it coincides with alarming analysis from the website 38 North that a sixth nuclear experiment could be imminent, prompting local experts to wonder whether Pyongyang was forewarning one, as it did for its first through third nuclear tests.

Esteri Swedish Police Say Truck-Attack Suspect Showed IS Sympathies
Author: 0 Swedish Police Say Truck-Attack Suspect Showed IS Sympathies

Sweden has taken in almost 200,000 refugees and migrants in recent years - more per capita than any other European country. In a speech Saturday outside the royal palace in Stockholm , the king said "it was natural for me to immediately return home to Sweden".

Esteri Sweden truck attack suspect showed interest in IS
Author: 0 Sweden truck attack suspect showed interest in IS

Stockholm county spokesman Patrik Soderberg said four of the 10 were considered "seriously" injured and the remaining six, including the child, were slightly hurt. People in the downtown area fled in panic, and the country's intelligence agency said a large number of people were injured. Police said that 500 people have been questioned.

Author: 0 Bashar al-Assad's ouster a priority of United States: Nikki Haley

At least 88 people, including 29 children, were killed in the suspected poison gas attack on Khan Sheikhoun in Idlib Province. Defence Minister Marise Payne said the U.S. US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said he was "disappointed" but "not surprised" by Russia's condemnation of the strike as a violation of worldwide law.

Esteri Syria strikes: Russia sends warship to region amid feud with US
Author: 0 Syria strikes: Russia sends warship to region amid feud with US

The Admiral Grigorovich, which previously passed through the English Channel on its way to bomb Aleppo, is one of at least six Russian warships and four support vessels in the eastern Mediterranean. A United States defense official said intelligence indicated that a Russian drone flew over the hospital that was treating victims of the chemical attack, prior to the site being later bombed.

Author: 0 Syria strike 'vindicates' North Korea's nuclear choice

High-ranking officials told President Donald Trump this week that possible options to respond to North Korea's nuclear program include assassinating Kim Jong-un and putting nukes back in South Korea, NBC News reported. "This is a rogue regime that is now a nuclear-capable regime, so the President has asked us to be prepared to give him a full range of options to remove that threat to the American people and our allies and partners in that region", McMaster said on "Fox News Sunday".

Author: 0 Stoccolma, attentatore arrestato è uzbeko

Sinora l'unica persona in manette è il 39enne di nazionalità uzbeka , la cui richiesta di asilo risalente al 2014 era stata respinta a giugno dello scorso anno e su cui da febbraio pesava un mandato di espulsione perché non aveva eseguito l'ordine di uscire dal Paese, secondo quanto riferito dalla polizia.

Esteri British father killed in Stockholm attack named
Author: 0 British father killed in Stockholm attack named

On Sunday, police released more information about the victims after informing their next of kin. Fifteen other people were injured and 10 remain in hospital, with four in a critical condition. He had sought residency in Sweden in 2014, but his application was rejected previous year. According to reports the primary suspect had expressed support for the Islamic State in the past but was seen as a "marginal character" by authorities.

Author: 0 Teen asylum-seeker ID'd as suspect in Norway explosive case

A suspect is in custody after Norway police discovered a "bomb-like device" in central Oslo . The suspect in the attack was revealed to have been a failed asylum-seeker who eluded police efforts to deport him. 'You could see cops in heavy armor going in every store and restaurant. "We are talking about boyish stupidities", Sigmond told NRK. The Norwegian incident happened less than a mile from the government buildings that were damaged in a deadly bomb attack carried out by right wing ...

Author: 0 Egyptian church blasts kills dozens; Islamic State takes responsibility

Two Islamic State militants wearing suicide vests carried out the deadly church bombings the group said , as it warned of future attacks in a statement. The explosion comes weeks before the visit of Pope Francis to Egypt on April 28-29. The group recently released a video vowing to step up attacks against Christians, who it describes as "infidels" empowering the West against Muslims.

Author: 0 US Vice President Addresses AIPAC Convention

Many presidential candidates have made similar pledges in the past to appeal to right-wing Jewish voters, but none have followed through during their administrations. The adopted resolution that condemned Israel's settlement in the West Bank and East Jerusalem was met with heavy backlash from Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

Esteri Celebrate Holy Week at Coweta's First United Methodist Church
Author: 0 Celebrate Holy Week at Coweta's First United Methodist Church

Good Friday Tenebrae Services will be held at noon at Twin Falls First United Methodist Church and at 6:30 p.m.at Wendell United Methodist Church. Easter Sunday Services, April 16, A joyous celebration of Easter with special music and the powerful message of resurrection and rebirth.

Esteri Assad could see U.S. strike as just a 'slap on the wrist'
Author: 0 Assad could see U.S. strike as just a 'slap on the wrist'

Monitors from the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights earlier said Syrian warplanes were able to take off from the base Friday and struck rebel targets in eastern parts of the province. There are also reportedly other Syrian government bases that still have chemical weapons stores. "We are asking for an impartial global fact-finding body to be set up.to find out where these chemical weapons came from", Iran's Rouhani said in a speech on Saturday.

Esteri US carrier strike group heads toward W. Pacific near Korea
Author: 0 US carrier strike group heads toward W. Pacific near Korea

The US has estimated that the hermit country could be less than two years away from developing a nuclear weapon. Nikki Haley said the removal of al-Assad, removing Iranian influence in Syria and defeating the Islamic State terrorist group are the priorities for the US President.

Esteri Liga, Malaga-Barcellona 2-0: Ramirez e Jony fanno esultare il Real
Author: 0 Liga, Malaga-Barcellona 2-0: Ramirez e Jony fanno esultare il Real

CLASSIFICA LIGA: Real Madrid 72, Barcellona 69, Atletico Madrid 62, Siviglia 58, Villarreal 54, A. Bilbao 50, Real Sociedad 49, Eibar 47, Espanyol 46, Celta Vigo 41, Alaves 40, Valencia 36, Las Palmas 35, Malaga 33, Betis 31, Deportivo la Coruna 28, Leganes 27, Sporting Gijon 22, Granada 20, Osasuna 14.

Esteri Trump praises Gorsuch after confirmation
Author: 0 Trump praises Gorsuch after confirmation

The senator was critical Thursday of the decision by Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to use the nuclear option, a simple majority vote , to confirm Gorsuch instead of the required 60 votes. Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, also lauded Gorsuch's confirmation, saying he is one of, if not the most qualifed Supreme Court nominee in the nation's history.

Author: 0 At Trump-Xi meet, showdown fails to materialize

North Korea pledged to bolster its defenses to protect against airstrikes, after the US targeted a Syrian air base with cruise missiles last week. Following a second day of bilateral talks, press secretary Sean Spicer said both China and the USA agreed to increase cooperation between the two superpowers to "convince North Korea to peacefully resolve the issue and dismantle its illegal nuclear and missile programs" and to prevent the spread of nuclear weapons in the Korean peninsula.

Author: 0 New North Launch Tests Nerves

President Donald Trump's previous announcement on Sunday that the USA was prepared to act independently against North Korea, should China not assist in demanding a halt to their nuclear weapons program, was reinforced by the surprise US missile attack against Syria on Thursday.

Esteri Three people killed, several injured during protests in India's Kashmir
Author: 0 Three people killed, several injured during protests in India's Kashmir

Severe clashes were reported from Delwan and Chadoora area where two people lost their lives. Around twenty youth were hit by pellets at village Soibugh. He said 3.84 percent polling was recorded in Srinagar , 8.82 percent in Budgam and 14.71 percent in Ganderbal districts. "These are people who did not get afraid when militancy was at its peak, so how would they get afraid this time", Nazir Mir, who stood outside the polling both number 31-C in Khanyar area, told Firstpost .

Esteri Spicer: Actually White House Wants Sally Yates to Testify
Author: 0 Spicer: Actually White House Wants Sally Yates to Testify

Pressed on whether he's considering stepping down from the House investigation, Nunes said he has "no idea" why Democrats want him to remove himself from the House's sensitive investigation. "I hope she testifies". What does Nunes say was the reason for his White House visit? David O'Neil, a lawyer for Yates, met at the Justice Department to discuss the issue with government officials last Friday.

Esteri Myanmar wedding boat toll rises to 30
Author: 0 Myanmar wedding boat toll rises to 30

It is unlikely there are many more victims to be found. The boat was believed to be carrying between 60 and 80 people when it sank, according to state media and a local police officer. Authorities resumed the search operation on Saturday morning, the police officer said, but no bodies had been found by midday. Boat accidents are common in Myanmar, where residents who live along the nation's long coastline and flood-prone river systems rely heavily on often-overcrowded ferries for transport.

Esteri What the U.S. strike on Syria could mean for oil
Author: 0 What the U.S. strike on Syria could mean for oil

The buck now stops with him. "We are prepared to do more, but we hope that will not be necessary", she told the UN Security Council. A complete policy change in 48 hrs, " tweeted Laura Ingraham, the conservative commentator, while Paul Joseph Watson of the rightwing, conspiratorial website Infowars fumed: "Guys, I can't vehemently oppose destabilizing the Syrian government for 6 years and then support it just because Trump did it.

Author: 0 Egypt state media: Bombing at church in Nile Delta

The ministry said three policemen were among those killed in Sunday's attack, without providing an overall toll. Turkey has condemned Sunday's attacks on churches in Egypt. Gaza's Hamas rulers have condemned a church bombing in Egypt's Nile Delta. Yesterday, we met with President Al-Sisi to discuss how to foster better collaboration as we work together on our common interests of destroying ISIS, Al-Qaeda, and other terrorist groups killing innocent civilians here, across the Middle East, the ...