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by | May 15, 2018 | 22:42

Police chief Tito Karnavian revealed that the father led the attack using a vehicle bomb in one of the churches, while his sons, aged 18 and 16, rode their motorcycles in another church. The father of the family that killed the Christians on Mother's Day, Dita Futrianto , was the suspected head of the local cell of an Islamic State-inspired network called Jemaah Ansharut Daulah (JAD), the BBC reported, citing police.

by | May 15, 2018 | 22:39

Waterboarding is not torture! Her announcement came minutes after Sen. Cheney said he didn't know Haspel personally, but backs her nomination: "I think she'd be a great Central Intelligence Agency director". "She will be seen not only as a strong leader if she's approved, but she will be seen as somebody who understands the work of the agency". In the letter, Haspel wrote that she would not "condemn" those who made the "hard calls" after the 9/11 terror attacks.

by | May 15, 2018 | 22:38

School districts across state will hold annual budget votes and school board elections on Tuesday. The preliminary budget includes $748,000 for additional pay to teachers if the board and the teachers union resolve the ongoing contract dispute, Business Manager Grant Palfey said.

by | May 14, 2018 | 06:08

Witnesses said the explosions had caused carnage among passers-by. Security forces have cordoned off the area for precautionary measures. Governor Spokesman Attaullah Khogyani told Pajhwok Afghan News nine people have been killed and 39 others injured so far in the attack.

by | May 14, 2018 | 06:09

Rough translation: Australia is facing a more even field in Friday's second semi-final, where our biggest threat is Norway's Alexander Rybak, lifting our chances of a successful result. Last year, fans had all but booked their trips to Italy for 2018 but were flabbergasted when Francesco Gabbani's entry went from bookies' favourite to finishing sixth.

by | May 13, 2018 | 01:15

Last week, a senior Israeli intelligence official was in Ottawa to garner support for his government's opposition to the Iran agreement. Rouhani, who staked his reputation on the benefits of the deal, told the world that as far as Iran is concerned, the deal is not dead and he would continue to work with the other five countries still committed to saving it.

by | May 13, 2018 | 01:13

Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Office deputies were searching the grounds of Highland High School in Palmdale, Officer Nicole Nishida, spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Office, told ABC News. The off-duty officer, who works for Los Angeles police, then detained the teen without incident. Sheriff's deputies also received a call reporting shots fired in the vicinity of Manzanita Elementary School about 7 miles (11 kilometers) away from Highland High School.

by | May 13, 2018 | 01:15

Still, he easily won the primary largely because of his younger brother, who represented the 6th District for a dozen years before becoming IN governor. Vice President Mike Pence applauds during a speech at the Organization of American States, Monday, May 7, 2018 in Washington . Vice President Mike Pence touted the nation in what he dubbed a "momentous week for America on the world stage".

by | May 13, 2018 | 01:10

BC-SOC-Brazil-Neymar, 1st Ld-Writethru, 239 Neymar still has fears over foot injury ahead of World CupAP Photo PAR134Eds: Adds details, context. As we gear up for another summer of transfer uncertainty Real Madrid boss Zinedine has refused to rule out that his club are interested in signing PSG's Neymar .

by | May 13, 2018 | 01:08

The Angels (20-12) and Mariners (18-13) play at 6 p.m. Saturday , with Marco Gonzales (3-2) pitching opposite Tyler Skaggs (3-2). "He's a competitor at every second that he's on the field". "That homer just deflated everybody in that stadium when it happened..." "That's what I told those guys". Now, his respect for Pujols has only increased.

by | May 13, 2018 | 01:09

Aurangabad CP Milind Bharambe appealed for peace in the city following the clashes. In the incident several policemen including an assistant commissioner were reportedly injured. "Some anti-social elements indulged in setting ablaze shops and vehicles in the locality", Mr Bharambe told the media. Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has been apprised of the matter Minister of State for house Deepak Kesarkar is hurrying to Aurangabad to accept stock of the scenario, an official stated in ...

by | May 12, 2018 | 21:38

That was a record for the Southern Ocean, Tom Durrant, an oceanographer for the Meteorological Metservice of New Zealand, told the Sydney Morning Herald . "Seventy-eight feet?" you think. So just how big was this wave? "That's around the size of the world-record for biggest wave ever surfed! ". Durrant added that the Tuesday's wave was generated by a deep low-pressure system and wind speed exceeding 65 knots.

by | May 12, 2018 | 21:33

Trump then emerged from the plane, followed by the three men. "Donald Trump is not like normal presidents", said Jeffrey Fields , associate professor of the practice of global relations at the USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences.

by | May 12, 2018 | 21:35

Later, he joined dozens of youth who were setting fire to tires to create a thick smokescreen to protect protesters from Israeli troops and provide cover for those seeking to cut through the fence. The protests peak on Fridays and are constructing to a climax on Could 15, the day Palestinians name the "Nakba" or "Disaster", marking the displacement of a whole lot of hundreds of Palestinians within the battle surrounding the creation of Israel in 1948.

by | May 11, 2018 | 04:43

Israel said it had attacked almost all of Iran's military infrastructure in Syria, destroying dozens of sites, after Iranian forces fired rockets at Israeli-held territory for the first time. Foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas then made a statement that in Berlin to give a report about how important is for the region and the world agreement with Iran.

by | May 11, 2018 | 04:40

Last year, it was Reynolds mocking a photo of Jackman and fans during his trip to China to promote Logan . " Ryan? Hey buddy, how are you, mate?" The pair then embrace in a "healing hug" when Deadpool tells him: "Finally, that feels so good, you smell unbelievable, like cinnamon and man hug".

by | May 10, 2018 | 14:27

News, with 5,948 of them receiving national recognition. The charter school on Fresno State's campus is also ranked as one of the best schools nationwide, placing 74th in the country. The AP® participation rate at Ridgefield High School is 70 percent. In Poway Unified, 14.5 percent of students come from low-income homes, and just under 12 percent are English learners, according to the California School Dashboard , which tracks demographics and performance for the state's schools.

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:17

Shire shareholders will also receive 0.839 new Takeda shares or 1.678 Takeda American Depository Shares, shares of a foreign-based company that can be purchased on a US stock exchange. Takeda is valued at about $34 billion and makes nearly half of its sales in Asia, and about a third in the U.S. Among its top sellers are Entyvio, used to treat ulcerative colitis, and cancer drug Leuprorelin.

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:02

Azerbaijan insists that any resolution of the issue must keep Nagorno-Karabakh as a part of the country. Pashinian earlier said that he would push for recognition of the region's sovereignty. Russian President Vladimir Putin later sent a telegram congratulating Pashinyan on his election, hoping that he will strengthen ties between the two countries, said the Kremlin according to the RIA news agency.

by | May 09, 2018 | 00:59

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has told Chinese President Xi Jinping that he was hopeful that his eagerly-awaited meeting with US President Donald Trump will lead to mutual trust through dialogue and the two sides will take phased and synchronous measures to achieve denuclearisation and lasting peace on the Korean Peninsula .

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:02

There has been no official announcement so far on when or where the U.S. But Trump isn't the only one praising the U.S.'s involvement in North Korea relations. for what it calls "misleading" claims that Washington's policy of maximum political pressure and sanctions are what drove Pyongyang to the negotiating table.

by | May 09, 2018 | 00:59

USA officials led by Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin visited Beijing last week for negotiations with the Chinese government, but the meeting appeared to yield little except an agreement that the two powers would continue to communicate despite "big differences" between them.

by | May 08, 2018 | 02:28

The newspaper, citing a Department of Homeland Security official, reported a new Trump administration policy would separate parents and children in the event a family is detained for crossing the U.S. The Los Angeles Times was the first to report the planned announcement. Sessions' so-called "zero tolerance policy" raises the possibility that immigration authorities could separate parents from their children whenever a family is apprehended attempting to cross the border.

by | May 08, 2018 | 02:25

The two main protagonists of the country's first legislative polls in nearly a decade did not wait for official results to comment on the implications of a vote which was also marked by low turnout. The drop came despite a reformulated electoral law created to encourage voting through proportional representation. Hariri, and other senior politicians, blamed the unexpectedly weak turnout on a new electoral law which appears to have confused or disappointed voters.

by | May 08, 2018 | 02:25

Walker worked six hitless before being lifted after throwing 93 pitches. Friday's combined no-hitter doesn't erase all of those problems, but it's a nice stepping stone for the Dodgers to get their season back on track. I know some people might argue soccer, but from my perspective it's baseball. "We hope we have a ton of fans in Mexico". In the ninth, Liberatore had two strikeouts and a flyout as he completed the game.

by | May 08, 2018 | 02:24

A lot goes into getting ready for what's arguably fashion's biggest, most prestigious and star-studded red carpet - the Met Gala! " Anna , you famously host the celebrated Met Gala that takes place in Manhattan each year". 2012: Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations 5. The 2008 theme was "Superheroes: Fashion and Fantasy", which is a touch sophomoric, but hey, it was simpler times.

by | May 08, 2018 | 02:25

Though Isabella ssays that hugs sometimes hurt her, she very much so wanted one from her favorite singer. And Taylor Swift did not disappoint! I don't think Taylor understand what this meant to these foster and adoptive families! She signed autographs and gave Isabella merchandise from her concert tour .

by | May 08, 2018 | 02:22

He said two other labourers died in a landslide in an another mine nearby. "We are trying our best to recover bodies but it will take time as most of the bodies are buried very deep", government official Jawaid Shahwani told AFP news agency from Quetta.

by | May 08, 2018 | 02:10

New U.S. Embassy road signs went up in Jerusalem. President Trump's daughter and son-in-law - Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump - will be part of the six-member delegation in Jerusalem for the opening of the new US Embassy next week, the White House said on Monday.

by | May 07, 2018 | 15:17

It was Viviani's second consecutive stage victory after he also won the race's second stage from Haifa to Tel Aviv on Saturday. "It's nice to have it today but it's hard to keep it for the whole three weeks", the Dutchman said. But he admitted he was anxious during the break-neck run in to the finish where the peloton was strung out around several roundabouts. In the end, it's been a maximum effort to stay out of trouble and away from the splits.

by | May 07, 2018 | 15:13

The latest assault is likely to deter more people from signing up for the long-delayed parliamentary and district council elections scheduled for October 20. Afghan security forces have fought to battle the groups since the US and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation concluded their combat mission at the end of 2014, switching to some counterterrorism and encourage role.

by | May 07, 2018 | 15:13

Trump believes he must deliver bad, disruptive and unsafe campaign promises to the largely ignorant, uncaring and self-interested 30-35 per cent of United States voters who remain core supporters. Trump's long-term goal is a better deal, not conflict, said Michael Singh, managing director of the Washington Institute for Near East Policy and a former senior director for Middle East affairs under President George W.

by | May 07, 2018 | 15:07

The $130,000 payment was made by Trump's personal attorney, Michael Cohen days before the 2016 election, raising questions of compliance with campaign finance and ethics laws. "When the President said "no" on Air Force One , he was talking about he didn't know when the payment occurred", Conway said. "I found this out many, many longtime afterwards long after I got into the White House", Conway said.

by | May 06, 2018 | 03:21

Production on the new episodes came to an end in November of a year ago, but it's only this week that Tambor's involvement has been brought up by a Netflix spokesperson. It's also worth noting this caused a much bigger problem for Netflix since House of Cards has been one of Netflix's signature shows and Spacey's ousting naturally caused a major possibly shark jumping level upheaval for the show moving forward.

by | May 06, 2018 | 03:19

Severe thunderstorms hit Oklahoma as part of the state was placed under a tornado warning . That said, a marginal risk for severe storms exits across all of central IN - but the believe is that the threat for strong/severe storms is very low at this point.

by | May 06, 2018 | 03:17

Prime Minister Binali Yildirim announced the party's choice of Erdogan - also the AK Party chairman - at a parliamentary group meeting. "When we chose our candidate, we only thought about the future of our nation's prosperity and happiness", Yildirim said.

by | May 06, 2018 | 00:27

Coach Felix Sanchez is confident his players can put the diplomatic dispute between Qatar and neighbouring Saudi Arabia aside and focus on their performance after the two countries were drawn to face one another at next year's Asian Cup. They will take on Thailand in their opening game of the tournament. The Saudis have won the continental championship three times, but their last success was in 1996 when the event was hosted by the UAE.

by | May 06, 2018 | 00:16

As the world celebrated International Workers' Day on May first, reports emerged that at least 400,000 Palestinians are now facing unemployment, and 150,000 work under precarious conditions in Israel and Jewish-only settlements within the West Bank.

by | May 06, 2018 | 00:17

For those who would like to pay their respects to the officer, his family and police department, Officer Pitts will be moved from Regional Hospital to DeBaun Funeral Home at 1 p.m. Adamson said a suspect in that homicide opened fire and killed the officer, who later died. The suspect who was also wounded, managed to barricade themselves in the building for several hours.

by | May 06, 2018 | 00:16

The Host of Food & Drink Podcast on CTbites.com Ken Tuccio and the Owner of Don Carmelo's Mexican Grill, Luis Solis, tell us all about Norwalk's Cinco de Mayo Block Party on Saturday, May 5th at the Don Carmelo's Mexican Grill in Norwalk that kicks off 12:00 p.m.