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Author: 0 Zenani Mandela lambasts media for "peddling lies" about Winnie

But the truth has come out. "I am, therefore, inviting my sisters to Namibia to receive this honour so that Namibia can pay a befitting honour on her", he said. We have been shielded from our own pain by your condolences. "Her burning flame of passion shall continue to illuminate our lives, as we continue our struggle into its second phase -that of economic emancipation", he said.

World News No US military activity in Syria's Homs at this time - Pentagon
Author: 0 No US military activity in Syria's Homs at this time - Pentagon

Syrian air defences have responded to a missile attack over Homs which targeted Shayrat air base late on Monday night, Syrian state television reported. Separately, a media outlet run by Hezbollah, a pro-Iranian militia, said Syrian government air defenses had shot down three missiles targeting Dumair military airport north east of the capital Damascus.

World News GAO says EPA violated spending law on Pruitt's privacy booth
Author: 0 GAO says EPA violated spending law on Pruitt's privacy booth

The Government Accountability Office says any amount over $5,000 required notification of the Appropriations Committees in Congress. "Because EPA obligated appropriated funds in a manner specifically prohibited by law, we conclude that EPA violated the Antideficiency Act", the GAO said in its report.

World News First Alert Forecast: February, back to April
Author: 0 First Alert Forecast: February, back to April

Be sure to dress warmly out the door this Mid-April morning, and keep the warm clothes handy throughout the day today. We will be tracking a system that will likely bring heavy rain and thunderstorms next weekend. Local gusts to 75 miles per hour. Monday night will be clear. Much of the same is expected on Tuesday , but it will be warmer with mainly sunny skies.

World News The Michael Cohen collusion
Author: 0 The Michael Cohen collusion

The disclosure came as a NY judge disappointed a lawyer for Trump by letting prosecutors proceed with the cataloguing of evidence including multiple electronic devices that were seized in raids while a system is set up to ensure that records protected by attorney-client privilege aren't disclosed to investigators.

Author: 0 Comey says Trump "morally unfit" to be president

Petraeus pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge for mishandling classified information in 2015. But I hope in the most important way. White House press secretary Sarah Sanders attacked Comey's credibility during Friday afternoon's briefing.

Author: 0 Ali Khamenei accuses US, France and Britain of crime

The three countries, Ayatollah Khamenei said, "will achieve nothing and make no benefit, as they have been in Iraq, Syria and Afghanistan in the past few years, and committed such crimes but have not profited from them". Russia's Ministry of Defense claimed Syria's air defense systems intercepted 71 missiles launched in the airstrikes. "We have no doubt that Hezbollah acts as an extension of Iran's will".

World News Gold Coast 'most successful away Games'
Author: 0 Gold Coast 'most successful away Games'

Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, declared the Games closed and passed the Commonwealth flag to Birmingham, England which will host the 2022 Games. Coming first at the Commonwealth level is no substitute for success at the Olympic Games - the pinnacle.

World News President Buhari Holds Talks With British PM May
Author: 0 President Buhari Holds Talks With British PM May

He said: "The meeting agreed with the President and concurred that more consultation is the way to go because the African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement will have implications for us, which we hope will be positive". Even professionals are going back to the land. Mr Buhari, who was represented by the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, said truly Niyass had contributed greatly to the development of Islam in Africa, Asia and in Europe through his write-up.

World News Binghamton University cancels classes after second student murder in 5 weeks
Author: 0 Binghamton University cancels classes after second student murder in 5 weeks

The university said Souza's family had requested privacy. In a statement, BU spokesman Ryan Yarosh said that the stabbing does not appear to be a random act. Police did not elaborate early Monday evening where the suspect was found or his name, but said he was a Binghamton Unviersity student. Campus police and New York State Police have been on campus, searching the area near the on-campus housing building Windham Hall .

World News Local man is arrested after leading officers on chase
Author: 0 Local man is arrested after leading officers on chase

He said a police party headed by Station House Officer (SHO) Ather Samad established a naka at Upper Bazar Qazigund on the highway. They robbed and attacked anybody in sight. We do not want to engage in mass arrest. There was nothing of value that you can say was destroyed. In November 2017, Schilke was charged with leaving the scene of an accident that caused property damage that cost up to $1,000.

World News France's Macron Says He Has Convinced Trump To Stay In Syria
Author: 0 France's Macron Says He Has Convinced Trump To Stay In Syria

The French strikes, involving 12 cruise missiles, fighter jets and warships, were President Emmanuel Macron's first major military decision since taking office in May previous year. Saturday's strikes targeted three alleged chemical weapons facilities in response to what the West says was a gas attack on the town of Douma that killed dozens of people.

Author: 0 FOX news host Sean Hannity revealed as Michael Cohen's third mystery client

Fox News host Shepard Smith acknowledged Hannity's connection to Cohen on the air Monday. And on Friday, The Wall Street Journal reported that Cohen negotiated a $1.6 million payment to a former Playboy model who claimed she had an affair with leading Republican fundraiser Elliott Broidy that led to her being impregnated.

World News Colorado teachers to rally at Capitol for school funding
Author: 0 Colorado teachers to rally at Capitol for school funding

PERA, the mandatory program that manages teacher retirement accounts, is under constant attack from lawmakers who want to balance the state budget by spending money teachers have invested for retirement. "If you look at per-pupil spending, it's gone up since "A Nation at Risk" was reported", DeVos said in an on-stage interview with Willliam Bennett, one of Reagan's secretaries of education.

World News WaPo: Trump hasn't signed off on Russian Federation sanctions Haley announced
Author: 0 WaPo: Trump hasn't signed off on Russian Federation sanctions Haley announced

On CBS's " Face the Nation ", Haley said the Treasury Department will announce the new sanctions and insisted the U.S. has sent "a strong message" about the use of chemical weapons. Russian Federation on Saturday called USA airstrikes on Syria "treacherous and insane" and a "clear and present danger to world peace". The U.S.is Russia's sixth-largest trading partner.

World News Jenna Bush Hager Tearfully Opens Up About Barbara Bush's Health
Author: 0 Jenna Bush Hager Tearfully Opens Up About Barbara Bush's Health

Bush spent two days at Methodist Hospital earlier this month but decided not to return there when her health began to deteriorate. The family spokesman, Jim McGrath, announced that Mrs. was sworn in as president. Husband George, the nation's 41st president, is now 93 years old and struggling with a Parkinson's-like disease that forces him to use a wheelchair and makes it hard for him to speak.

World News Trump calls Comey 'Slippery' in Twitter attack, ahead of interview, book release
Author: 0 Trump calls Comey 'Slippery' in Twitter attack, ahead of interview, book release

Among GOP voters, there appears to be little agreement with Comey's contention that Trump's moral failings make him unqualified to be president. She asserted that Comey has "proven to be dishonest". He said he isn't hoping for Trump's impeachment because that would "let the American people off the hook". White House counselor Kellyanne Conway , appearing on ABC's " Good Morning America ", derided Comey's Sunday night interview on the network and forthcoming tell-all " A Higher Loyalty ...

World News Toronto police to offer update on McArthur murder case
Author: 0 Toronto police to offer update on McArthur murder case

The remains of Kinsman, Mahmaudi, Navaratnam, Esen, Lisowick and Faizi had been previously identified. "We knew that, eventually, they would get the job done and would identify this eighth victim", said Idsinga. The Post reported in March that McArthur, according to source close to the investigation, changed his pattern when it came to targeting potential victims after being interviewed as a witness in the disappearance of Skandaraj Navaratnam - a man who would later be identified as a ...

World News Another Kathua? Surat minor held captive, brutalized, raped, killed
Author: 0 Another Kathua? Surat minor held captive, brutalized, raped, killed

In the Unnao case, the Yogi Adityanath government has come under fire for allegedly trying to shield the influential party MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar who was accused of raping a 17 year-old girl in June last year. Taking to Twitter, the Surat City Police provided two contact numbers - one of Surat city crime branch and other of Pandesara police station - and asked to report about any information of the girl's family or the culprit.

World News Russian Regulator Orders To Block Telegram
Author: 0 Russian Regulator Orders To Block Telegram

Russia's communications watchdog has started to enforce a nationwide ban on popular messaging application Telegram . The ruling came into force immediately. Durov had ordered Telegram's lawyers not to attend the court hearing on April 13, calling it "a farce", and Judge Yulia Smolina issued the ruling less than 20 minutes after opening the session.

World News Batshuayi sees season ended by injury, but World Cup dream remains
Author: 0 Batshuayi sees season ended by injury, but World Cup dream remains

The worst thing about such a serious injury at this stage of the campaign is that it makes the 24-year-old a huge doubt ahead of the World Cup, which is less than two months away. Dortmund's statement confirming Batshuayi's injury said it was "in the realm of possibility" he could recover in time for the World Cup. Batshuayi is playing on loan at Borussia Dortmund where he has lit up the Signal Iduna Park, netting seven times in 9 appearances.

World News UBC law professor questions Ottawa's jurisdiction on planned pipeline expansion
Author: 0 UBC law professor questions Ottawa's jurisdiction on planned pipeline expansion

The aim is to get rid of the uncertainty surrounding the company's proposed pipeline expansion project. Trudeau spoke at the end of a remarkable eight-hour stopover in the national capital, an unscheduled break from his overseas trip to accommodate the last-minute summit with B.C.'s John Horgan, who has staked his government's survival on opposing the pipeline, and Alberta Premier Rachel Notley, whose province's economic health depends on it.

World News Ex-bureaucrats write to PM, say this is our 'darkest hour'
Author: 0 Ex-bureaucrats write to PM, say this is our 'darkest hour'

They knew that their behaviour would be endorsed by the politically powerful and those who have made their careers by polarising Hindus and Muslims across a sectarian divide. It will run until 5 May. They also called upon the prime minister to reach out to the families of the victims in Unnao and Kathua and "seek their forgiveness on behalf of all of us", fast-track the prosecution of the perpetrators in the Kathua case and set up a court directed Special Investigative Team in the Unnao ...