Ross said the bomb squad described the explosive as a "victim activated device" that was sent specifically to the 60-year-old man, who triggered it when he opened the package in his home on the 1800 block of Pine Street. It's unclear when the parcel arrived and whether it came through the mail or was placed at the address. The package was "target specific", police Commissioner Richard Ross said.
The statement came a day after the European Parliament voted in favor of freezing EU accession talks with Turkey over concerns about Ankara's post-coup crackdown. She added that the EU-Turkish refugee deal was mutually beneficial. The resolution voted by the European Parliament is not legally binding, because Parliament has no formal role in the initial triggering of such mechanisms, but it has to be informed once this has been done.
China said it will try to conclude soon a 16-nation trade pact to deepen ties with its Asian neighbors, an announcement that follows U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's announcement that his administration will back out of the multilateral Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).
The Premier League said it is "very concerned" by allegations and offered its sympathy and support to those who have come forward. The probe has said it is open to examining allegations within football. Andy Woodward last week became the first player to publicly reveal the abuse he suffered at Bennell's hands. More ex-football players who were victims of abuse in the past are now surfacing to support the victims.
Relatives of the victims cheered and clapped as Mr Justice Openshaw told an impassive Port that he would never be released. In 2014 and 2015, Stephen Port used dating apps to lure his victims to his apartment, where he drugged, raped, and killed them.
An Iraqi special forces fighter moves between buildings near the front line during fighting with Islamic State militants, in eastern Mosul, Iraq, Tuesday, Nov. They have faced fierce resistance, with snipers, mortar fire and waves of suicide attackers driving armor-plated vehicles packed with explosives. The resilience of Isis defences has forced a greater involvement from the coalition made up mainly of western nations including Britain, France, Italy, Canada and Australia.
Parliament, not the government, should make the final decision on any new deal with the remaining members of the European Union and there was a " perfectly credible case " for a second referendum. "Or alternatively, you'll be out of the single market and the economic pain may be very great because, beyond doubt, if you do that you'll have years, maybe a decade, of economic restructuring", he added.
Several Brazilian news outlets reported Friday that Calero had made recordings of conversations with Temer, Lima and presidential Chief-of-Staff Eliseu Padilha. RIO DE JANEIRO (AP ) - A Brazilian minister has resigned as part of a growing scandal that implicates President Michel Temer. Mr Temer was also accused of trying to help Mr Lima.
Three years after a pro-EU uprising overthrew the Moscow-allied leadership in Kiev, the mood was publicly upbeat at Thursday's Brussels gathering at which European Council President Donald Tusk spoke Ukrainian and exchanged jokes with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko at a joint news conference.
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He said the 12 TPP nations agreed it would only advance if nations representing 85 per cent of combined GDP ratified the deal. "You would have seen some reports coming out on how China is very keen to see how they could be involved in a deal around the Asia-Pacific".
Our effort to recount votes in those states is not meant to help Hillary Clinton.These recounts are part of an election integrity movement to attempt to shine a light on just how untrustworthy the U.S. President-elect Donald TrumpDonald TrumpSecret Service in talks to rent space in Trump Tower: report Report: Russian propaganda efforts propelled fake election news See Trump's Thanksgiving menu at the Mar-a-Lago MORE was named the victor of the three states.
After the signing, he sent the deal straight to Congress for a vote next week. During the signing ceremony, President Santos has said that revised agreement is better than the previous one because it addressed numerous concerns of those who had voted "No" in the October referendum.
It has been reported by the BBC that Israeli authorities have contacted USA company Global Supertanker about the use of their Boeing 747 firefighting plane. Israel has strengthened its firefighting capabilities since then, buying special planes that can drop large quantities of water on affected areas. Cyprus, Britain, Greece, Turkey, Croatia, Russia, and Italy have all sent fire-fighting aircraft, and Romania and Bulgaria reportedly have sent other assistance.
Marco Rubio , during the presidential primary, and spoke out forcefully against Trump until he became the nominee. "Betsy's appointment will mean great things for MI and for children around the nation as she takes her no-nonsense commitment to empowering parents to the highest levels in Washington ", Gov.
Around 3,000 protesters shouted slogans and demanded the bill to be withdrawn amid claps and whistles as they marched to Kadikoy square in the city's Asian side on Saturday. Yildirim said the proposals sought to help children in3 800 families who "are forced to grow up without the love of their father" - possibly imprisoned- and "paying for the mistakes of their mothers and fathers".
At least 15 fire engines and 10 water tanks have been sent to the spot to bring the blaze under control. Efforts to douse of the fire is now underway, news agency ANI reported. "Fire tenders are on the job and more have been called for". "Police officers and policeman on spot". Students of HMW English High School in Jogeshwari, which is located right next to the market, have been evacuated.
Your current subscription does not provide access to this content. If that happens, Haley would become the first female - and first nonwhite - Cabinet-level official in his administration. GOWAN: And I worry that she doesn't probably have a grasp of some of the crises she's going to be facing in places like South Sudan and the Congo pretty much from day one in office.
A report revealed federal agents and local authorities from two states launched a hunt for the tot, and Sofia thankfully was found early Saturday at a home in Dallas . The baby was later found safe. The suspect spent some time in Wichita before returning to Texas to live several months ago, according to Wichita police Lt.
The revised agreement will be submitted to Congress for approval, rather than put to a popular vote. By eliminating these parts of the peace agreement, Vivanco said President Santos has all but granted the military impunity for crimes committed throughout the conflict.
Elsewhere, nine rebels and four soldiers were killed in fighting on the outskirts of the flashpoint city of Taez in southwest Yemen, military officials said. Saudi Arabia has been leading an offensive against Yemen since March 2015 in a bid to crush the Houthi Ansarullah. Coalition spokesman Maj. Gen.
Upward of 60,000 were forced to evacuate their homes in Haifa and around 95 people have been treated for smoke inhalation after the fires tore across the country's north, center and parts of the occupied West Bank over the past three days. Forty-four people were killed, making it the deadliest forest fire in Israel's history. One Israeli conscript is under investigation after allegedly dropping a lit cigarette in dry woodland, causing fire to spread rapidly through the forest.
Let's totally eliminate all California votes - Trump now has 2.1 million votes more than Clinton nationwide. Trump won the election on November 8 by earning 306 electoral votes nationwide, compared to Clinton's 232 electoral votes. Green party presidential candidate Jill Stein has raised over $2 million in order to investigate "compelling evidence of voting anomalies" in Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.
More than 40 people stand along Main Street in Farmington on Tuesday in a demonstration to protest the construction of a pipeline in North Dakota to carry oil towards IL. The oil company has already filed court documents saying the Corps of Engineers had already granted authorization to cross the river and is asking a Federal Court to stop what it calls political interference in the completion of the pipeline.
Fillon and Juppe, also a former prime minister, will go head-to-head in a run-off on Sunday, with the victor expected to meet far-right leader Marine Le Pen in the second round of the presidential election in May. A total of more than 2.5 million votes had been cast by 5pm based on a count conducted in 70 percent of the more than 10,000 polling stations. "I'm fed up of that guy, he thinks he is all-powerful and he has been involved in too many scandals".
Jeff Sessions for attorney general , retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn for national security adviser and Rep. Mike Pompeo to lead the Central Intelligence Agency sent a strong message that Americans are going to get what they voted for in electing a Republican whose campaign talk about national security matters largely toggled between tough and tougher.
While Mr Fillon wants to "respect the sovereignty" of European Union member states, Mr Juppe favours a "powerful European Union as a future world power". "My conscience is my business", he said on Thursday during a final televised debate. With the backing of influential fellow Republicans leaders and favourable polls, Fillon has the momentum heading into Sunday's vote to clinch the nomination against rival candidate Alain Juppe, 71.
Officials had few details about the women, except to say at least one of them was armed and they were driving a dark SUV. A statement on the Shasta County Sheriff's Office Facebook page confirmed yesterday that Sherri had been found in a "safe, stable condition" and that she was now receiving medical assistance, although her injuries are not thought to be serious.
Oil prices fell over 1 percent on Friday, dragged by a strong dollar, rising Saudi supplies to Asian clients, and a fall in Chinese imports. The extension of shuttle diplomacy - including a visit to Tehran from an architect of the September agreement and an unusual Vienna breakfast with non-Opec ministers - comes after an Opec committee failed this week to hammer out details of how producers will share the burden of cuts.
In return, the bloc pledged to accelerate the Turkish EU accession bid and introduce a visa-free regime, as well as provide financial aid to Turkey to cover the costs of migrant reception. More than 125,000 people accused of links to the plotters, from soldiers and judges to journalists and doctors, have been dismissed or detained over the past four months.
In early October, Colombian voters narrowly rejected the historic peace accord between the Government and the FARC-EP, the main opposition group, meant to end the Western Hemisphere0 "30 " 7s longest running conflict. Instead of facing another referendum, the accords will now head to the country's Congress, where Santos's governing coalition holds a majority, making approval far more likely.
On Thursday, members of the European Parliament overwhelming approved a motion asking the European Commission and governments of the EU to institute a freeze in negotiations for Turkey to enter the EU. On March 18, Ankara and Brussels forged a deal for Turkey to halt the flow of migrants to Europe, an accord that has reduced numbers crossing the Aegean Sea between Turkey and Greece.
French police are hunting for a man who burst into a retirement home for former missionaries before tying up and stabbing a woman to death. He said investigators had discovered an airgun and other items in a vehicle near the residence that helped identify the suspect.
Trump, who once called Electoral College a "disaster", said a popular vote-only system would force candidates to campaign only in bigger states like California , Texas , Florida , and NY. But her campaign has not indicated any interest in joining a fight for a recount. Electors cast their votes on December 19. Trump won Pennsylvania and Wisconsin, and MI remains too close to call, more than two weeks after Election Day.
Azad also made it clear that the opposition would not discuss the "note ban" issue unless PM Modi attends the session. "Prime Minister should apologise", he said. "But, the Prime Minister commenced his meeting as he was more anxious about abusing the opposition, rather than saving passengers". The same scene prevailed in the rajya sabha which saw repeated adjournments.