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World News Police file charges in death of 7-year-old girl
Author: 0 Police file charges in death of 7-year-old girl

The woman, Sherita Dixon-Cole, was a close friend of Lee Merritt , the same attorney who is working with Barnes's family, King wrote at the time. King said Sunday morning on Twitter that he shared the tip with Gonzalez's office on Thursday. The source implicated two men identified as "LW" and "EB" in the shooting after authorities asked the public for help identifying the assailants.

World News Egyptian policeman killed while defusing bomb outside church
Author: 0 Egyptian policeman killed while defusing bomb outside church

The Cathedral of the Nativity, adorned with Coptic icons, can accommodate more than 8,000 worshippers, while the al-Fattah al-Aleem Mosque can hold almost double the number. Sisi often presents himself as a defender of Christians against extremists but activists and some analysts accuse the state of discriminating against them and not providing enough protection.

World News U.S. negotiators in Beijing for trade war talks
Author: 0 U.S. negotiators in Beijing for trade war talks

The operation came as Chinese and U.S. officials kicked off talks in Beijing to find a solution to a bitter trade war that prompted the two sides to impose tariffs a year ago on more than $300 billion in total two-way trade. Auto sales tumbled 16 percent in November over a year earlier. "But what's going to be hard for the Chinese side is to level the playing field for USA companies inside of China".

World News Michigan family of 5 killed in wrong-way crash in Kentucky
Author: 0 Michigan family of 5 killed in wrong-way crash in Kentucky

According to the Fayette County Coroner's office, the Abbas family of Northville, Mich., were returning from a vacation in Florida when their SUV was hit. TCD sends its condolences to the Abbas Family on the passing of Issam, Rima, and their 3 children due to a fatal accident on I-75 in Lexington, Kentucky.

World News Future Labour government could hold referendum on Brexit deal
Author: 0 Future Labour government could hold referendum on Brexit deal

The DUP - the Northern Irish party that props up May's minority Conservative government - strongly rejects the so-called backstop, a plan to keep an open border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland if the European Union and Britain fail to agree on a post-Brexit trade deal.

World News Gabon Army Launches Coup to 'Restore Democracy'
Author: 0 Gabon Army Launches Coup to 'Restore Democracy'

The movement "calls on all young people from forces for the defence and security and Gabonese young people to join us", the officer said, announcing that a "national restoration council" would be formed. Stroke-hit Bongo is at present not in the country. He slurred some of his words and did not move his right arm, but otherwise appeared in decent health.

World News Saudi embassy says woman 'still has her passport'
Author: 0 Saudi embassy says woman 'still has her passport'

Her fate on arriving back in Saudi Arabia remains unknown. Under customary worldwide law, Thailand is obligated to ensure that no one is forcibly sent to a place where they would risk being subjected to persecution, torture or ill-treatment, or other serious human rights violations.

World News Allies should help Taiwan defend its sovereignty: Tsai
Author: 0 Allies should help Taiwan defend its sovereignty: Tsai

July 1997, came under Chinese rule. Tsai's comments capped a week of escalating rhetoric between the two neighbors, sparked by a landmark speech from Chinese president Xi Jinping on Wednesday last week. as well as American-backed Taiwan, with disputes between the two superpowers ranging from trade to the status of the island. Reportedly, the main bone of contention discussed was trade conflicts and status of Taiwan with the United States .

World News Malaysia's king abdicates after two years on throne
Author: 0 Malaysia's king abdicates after two years on throne

No Malaysian monarch has stepped away from the throne since the country gained independence from the United Kingdom more than 60 years ago. "Throughout his tenure as the Yang di-Pertuan Agong, his Royal Highness has fulfilled his duties as the Head of State, a pillar of national stability, a source of justice and basis of unity and uniting factor for the people".

World News UAE-Pakistan talks on oil refinery at end stage
Author: 0 UAE-Pakistan talks on oil refinery at end stage

Al Nahyan, who is also deputy chief of the UAE's armed forces, "will have a one-on-one meeting" with Khan, the statement said. Minister for Petroleum Ghulam Sarwar Khan while talking to APP said the visit of Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi would have very positive results.

World News Bolton: U.S.' Withdrawal From Syria Will Happen Under One Condition
Author: 0 Bolton: U.S.' Withdrawal From Syria Will Happen Under One Condition

Trump announced in mid-December that the US will withdraw all of its 2,000 forces in Syria. Bolton, often seen as a hawk in matters of U.S. defense, stated that the United States enjoys many forms of influence in Syria even after an army withdrawal and is committed to the safety and security of the Kurds even after a USA withdrawal.

World News Election: U.S. troops land in Congo for rescue mission
Author: 0 Election: U.S. troops land in Congo for rescue mission

The United States was deeply concerned by the DRC's National Independent Electoral Commission (CENI) decision to deny accreditation to several worldwide election observers and media representatives, it said. The Catholic church, an influential voice in the heavily Catholic nation, caused surprise on Thursday by announcing that data reported by its 40,000 election observers deployed in all polling stations show a clear victor.

World News Dems Emerge From Trump Meeting Without Govt Funding Deal
Author: 0 Dems Emerge From Trump Meeting Without Govt Funding Deal

No". "There is no amount of persuasion he can do to say to us, 'We want you to do something that is not effective, that costs billions of dollars.' That sends the wrong message about who we are as a country". Trump has been consistent in his public demand for $5 billion for a border wall, but his inconsistency over who owns the shutdown and in his negotiating approach to Congressional Democrats has left both parties without a clear exit strategy from the political crisis.

Author: 0 Moscow denies holding British and Irish citizen as pawn

The Russian Embassy to the United States is seeking consular access to Russian national Dmitry Makarenko detained at the request of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, which the U.S. He is a citizen of four countries - the USA, the UK, Canada, and the Irish Republic. Moscow has denied that Butina is a Russian agent and has organized a social-media campaign to secure her release.

World News Shutdown delays investigation of man's death at Yosemite National Park
Author: 0 Shutdown delays investigation of man's death at Yosemite National Park

Lastly, a woman died after a falling tree struck her in Great Smoky Mountains National Park , consistently the most-visited park each year. Park entrances have been closed thanks to unplowed roads. About a half-dozen national park rangers were on duty midday Friday at the historic clock tower at the Washington building housing the Trump hotel.

World News Alleged USS Cole Mastermind Killed
Author: 0 Alleged USS Cole Mastermind Killed

U.S. Central Command spokesman Capt. Bill Urban said in a statement Friday that the New Year's Day airstrike in the Ma'rib Governorate of Yemen was targeting Al-Badawi. The stunning assault, which also wounded 39 aboard the ship, foreshadowed the more deadly attacks of September 11, 2001 that launched the US on wars in the Middle East that are still underway, including in Afghanistan.

World News British soldiers wounded in IS attack in Syria
Author: 0 British soldiers wounded in IS attack in Syria

Sergeant Matt Tonroe of 3rd Battalion the Parachute Regiment was killed while embedded with United States forces in Syria when they were caught by an explosion in March 2018. A Trump administration official told reporters traveling with Bolton that the Secretary of State meant to discuss with both Israel and Turkey the pace of the pullout.

World News USS Cole plotter killed in Yemen
Author: 0 USS Cole plotter killed in Yemen

Al-Badawi is wanted by the US government for his alleged part in the terrorist attack launched almost 20 years ago against the USS Cole . Captain Bill Urban of US Central Command told the BBC the strike targeting Badawi had occurred in the Marib governorate, adding that US forces were "still assessing the results of the strike following a deliberate process to confirm his death".

Author: 0 Syria withdrawal waiting on 'conditions': Trump aide

Those conditions, he said, included the defeat of remnants of IS in Syria, and protections for Kurdish militias who have fought alongside USA troops against the extremist group. Trump's advisers and GOP allies have warned that pulling out U.S. troops would also leave Kurdish fighters - who had been vital allies - susceptible to attacks by Turkey, where leaders see the group as a threat to their nation's sovereignty.

World News Saudi women to get divorce notice by text
Author: 0 Saudi women to get divorce notice by text

The system ensures Saudi Arabia remains one of the most gender unequal countries in the Middle East. In these cases, often referred to as secret divorces, women often end up missing out on alimony payments. Pleading her case on Twitter, the woman - who wanted to seek asylum in Australia - said she was trying to flee her family, who subjected her to physical and psychological abuse.

World News Mike Pompeo To Visit Middle East, Seek Update On Khashoggi Murder Probe
Author: 0 Mike Pompeo To Visit Middle East, Seek Update On Khashoggi Murder Probe

Relations with a number of Middle Eastern countries have been strained by the Yemen war, United States plans to exit Syria and the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Jamal Khashoggi, a US-based Washington Post journalist from Saudi Arabia who had become a critic of the kingdom's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, was last seen entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on October 2.

World News President: Al Qaeda operative tied to USS Cole bombing has been killed
Author: 0 President: Al Qaeda operative tied to USS Cole bombing has been killed

Our work against al Qaeda continues. An al-Qaida militant accused of masterminding the deadly suicide-bombing attack on the USS Cole naval destroyer in 2000 has been killed in an airstrike, U.S. "U.S. forces confirmed the results of the strike following a deliberate assessment process". In 2003, a USA grand jury indicted him for his role in the bombing.

World News Pentagon chief of staff Kevin Sweeney resigns after Trump Syria exit
Author: 0 Pentagon chief of staff Kevin Sweeney resigns after Trump Syria exit

His resignation statement pointedly makes no mention of Mr Trump and says it had been an "an honour to serve" alongside his colleagues in the department. During Sweeney's time in the private sector, he was Vice President of Track Patch 1 Corporation and served on various boards. Mr Mattis criticised the president upon leaving office, writing a letter that talked about "treating allies with respect" after the perceived betrayal of Kurdish allies in northern Syria.

World News Federal agencies told to hold off pay raises
Author: 0 Federal agencies told to hold off pay raises

The spending bill that the new House passed yesterday to lift the partial government shutdown included an extension of this pay freeze on the vice president and other cabinet officials, however, that bill is not expected to advance beyond the House without the necessary support from Senate Republicans and the White House.

Author: 0 Woman in vegetative state for years gave birth in Phoenix

Prior to the birth, staff were unaware the patient was even pregnant and their surprise quickly turned to concern as to how the woman conceived. Her identity was not reported, and was not immediately known if she has family or a guardian. Meanwhile, Hacienda Healthcare administrators say they are reviewing their processes and protocol, and making sure every resident is safe and properly cared for.

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