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Third Grader Dies After Trying To Save Sister From Being Sexually Molested

Dante was left brain dead following the attack and he died six days after. Chaney is the ex-boyfriend of Dante's mother, 28-year-old Elizabeth Salone . In another incident in October 2015, an 11-year-old boy died while pushing his sister away from the path of a speedy vehicle. Dante Daniels pictured with his mother, Elizabeth Salone and sister, Danae .

Backed Forces Seize Conoco Gas Plant From Islamic State

The warning was followed by an acknowledgement from the Pentagon of an unprecedented face-to-face meeting between Russian and American military leaders, which took place inside or near Syria , to address the rising tensions. Russia is supporting the current offensive by the Assad regime forces against Daesh terrorist group near the city of Deir el-Zour with air cover, while Russian special forces are also active in the area.

J.Lo Pledges $1M to Puerto Rico for Hurricane Relief

Velazquez said Puerto Rico was "already struggling from financial and economic challenges before Maria made landfall". While the Demented Cheese Grit in Chief and his war against black athletes has been dominating headlines and social media feeds in the U.S., Puerto Rico is facing an increasingly desperate situation after Hurricane Maria devastated the island Thursday.

Maria continues northerly track, Lee become a hurricane

That might be just enough to put the Outer Banks, possibly even Hampton Roads in Virginia and the Delmarva Peninsula, into some tropical storm-force winds and maybe some squally rain in the Monday-Wednesday period. If the storm stays in the wake of José, cooler water will eventually cause it to weaken, the Hurricane Center said. As such, everyone should prepare for these impacts while they continue to monitor Maria , according to Dare County Emergency Management.

North Korea quake not a nuclear test, say China experts

The Chinese Ministry of Commerce said in a statement that exports of condensate oil, liquefied natural gas as well as textile imports from the North are now prohibited. "The depth is poorly constrained and has been held to five kilometres by the seismologist", USGS said in a statement. Vessels and aircraft that have visited North Korea in the past 180 days are prohibited from entering USA under the new sanctions .

Kurdish government holds meetings in Baghdad on eve of independence vote

The President of Iraq's Kurdish region said that the controversial referendum on support for independence will go forward Monday, despite increasingly urgent calls from the worldwide community to delay the vote. Asked if Turkey would consider a cross-border operation in response to referendum, Prime Minister Binali Yildrim said to Reuters: "Naturally, it is a question of timing as to when security, economic and security options are implemented".

No clear victor as New Zealand election ends in stalemate

English had seen his party's standing in the polls plummet since announcing the election in February, and Jacinda Ardern's Labour Party surged. Opinion polls leading up to the vote had been volatile with two recent ones giving National a near 10 point lead over Labour.

Seismic activity detected near North Korean nuclear site

North Korea was scheduled to speak at the UN General Assembly Friday night, but dropped off of its planned roster spot. " Kim Jong Un of North Korea , who is obviously a madman who doesn't mind starving or killing his people, will be tested like never before", Trump tweeted Friday.

Oil to average in the US$50sa barrel in 2018: Gulf Intelligence

The recovery in USA refinery demand after Hurricane Harvey and optimism around tightening global crude oil supply and demand also helped oil prices . A 5.69 million barrel drop in distillate supplies, the biggest drop since 2011, was a major concern as fall grain harvest and winter is just around the corner.

Spain expels North Korea ambassador

State media on Saturday quoted Kim as saying that North Korea's final goal "is to establish the equilibrium of real force with the USA and make the US rulers dare not talk about military option" for the North. Each new test pushes the nation that much closer to that goal. Kim had told his top officials that the goal of Pyongyang's efforts "is to establish the equilibrium of real force with the U.S.

Egypt's Sisi meets Israeli PM at United Nations for first public talks

The leaders "conducted a wide-ranging discussion on the issues that affect the region", and that the Egyptian head of state "expressed willingness to provide assistance in the efforts to bring about peace between Israelis and Palestinians in the region".

Kenya elections were 'neither transparent or verifiable' court rules

A non-governmental organization on Monday filed two petitions claiming judges had improper contact with lawyers for opposition leader Raila Odinga during his court challenge of Kenyatta's win. "The (board) can not therefore be said to have verified the results", she said. She also censured the board's refusal to comply with court orders to open its computer servers, saying it meant that opposition claims of hacking or manipulation might be true.

US President Trump tells French counterpart Macron Paris accord 'badly negotiated'

Trump hoped to have military vehicles in his Inauguration Day parade, but this plan never came to fruition. Donald Trump explained his idea as he sat down for talks with French President Emmanuel Macron on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly in NY.

Hurricane Maria regains Category 5 strength, now heading toward Puerto Rico

In the U.S. Virgin Islands, where the island of St. John and St. Thomas were heavily damaged by Hurricane Irma , Governor Kenneth Mapp has ordered residents to cease Irma recovery efforts and instead switch to preparing for Maria. Hurricane Maria , now a "potentially catastrophic" Category 5 storm with maximum sustained winds of 160 miles an hour, is 150 miles southeast of St.

Rohingya Muslims A Threat To National Security, Center Tells Supreme Court

In its affidavit, the Centre also requested the Supreme Court to allow the government to handle the case of Rohingyas' deportation and not interfere in the matter. Their petition says that the Centre's plan to deport them violated worldwide conventions. The government affidavit said there is an "organised network of touts operating in Myanmar , West Bengal and Tripura states of India to facilitate the influx of illegal Rohingyas" into India.

Democrats to study every option to halt Obamacare repeal bill

Last week , Senators Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Bill Cassidy (R-LA) introduced a new repeal plan, Mitch McConnell is now gauging interest and considering a vote , and Graham is rallying Republicans by urging them not to retreat on healthcare with "their tails between their legs".

Ryanair to cancel 40-50 flights per day for 6 weeks, Report

We run the operation with 55 to 60 per cent punctuality more flight disruptions and cancellations, with 40 per cent of customers unsatisfied. Hannah Maundrell, editor in chief of price comparison site, says: "It's so disappointing for Ryanair passengers whose flights have been cancelled especially at such late notice".

4 students attacked with acid in France from Boston College

French authorities are not investigating the acid attack as an act of terrorism for the time being. She said all four of the women, who are in their 20s, have been hospitalized, two of them for shock. In late August, the southern French port city of Marseille made global headlines when a van rammed into multiple bus stops , killing one person, in an act that authorities determined not to be terrorism .

Trump Mocks Clinton In Another Early-Morning Twitter Tirade

The video, retweeted by several users, shows Trump on a golf course hitting a ball before segueing to the doctored shot of a golf ball hitting then-Secretary of State Clinton in the back as she is boarding a plane. Trump slammed Clinton over her new book earlier this week too, tweeting that she "blames everybody (and every thing) but herself for her election loss".

Theresa May scolds Trump for speculating about London terror attack

Although he confirmed he had been briefed on London, the President did not say whether that briefing happened before or after his tweets . Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley of the Metropolitan Police, a top counterterrorism official, said at a news conference that the bomb was "an improvised explosive device", and he urged anyone who had seen what happened, or had taken photos or videos of the incident, to come forward.

Kirkuk governor sacked over Kurd independence vote

To remind, Masoud Barzani has recently announced that the referendum on independence scheduled for 25 September will not be postponed and he is ready to start a dialogue with Baghdad . Kurds across the Kurdistan Region and overseas gathered in a show of solidarity for the historic independence vote. Turkey, which has a large Kurdish population and is battling Kurdish insurgents, opposes the Kurds' moves toward independence and has voiced strong backing to Iraq's territorial integrity.

Cassini spacecraft completes death plunge into Saturn

After a 20-year flight, Cassini was running out of fuel, so NASA made a decision to crash Cassini before letting it remain aloft, where it could have been knocked into Titan , the moon with methane lakes, or Enceladus , the moon with jets of water in its southern pole.

Jitters in Europe as Russia-Belarus war games set to begin

They say Russian Federation could use the occasion to position a large, permanent contingent of troops in Belarus, leaving the country at the mercy of any armed confrontation involving Moscow. NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said in Estonia last week that the military alliance would send three observers. "The Zapad 2017 joint strategic exercises are being supervised by the Chiefs of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation and Belarus and represent the final ...

Graham, Cassidy unveil last-ditch Obamacare repeal bill

Congress would have to act again in 2026 to continue funding for the bill , which is written with only a 10-year horizon. But the bill would allow states to obtain waivers exempting them from many of Obamacare's regulations. "Right now, if we want to move away from a dysfunctional, wasteful, bureaucratic system into a rational health-care system that guarantees coverage to everyone in a cost-effective way, the only way to do it is 'Medicare for All , '" Sen.

Senators Table Paul Amendment to 2018 NDAA

Earlier today, Senator Paul spoke on the Senate floor to demand Congress take its constitutional responsibilities seriously and vote on his amendment. Democratic and Republican presidents have said that authority is sufficient. Sen. Ben Cardin, D-Md., the ranking member of the Foreign Relations Committee, said lawmakers have the responsibility to debate because the 2001 authorization passed nearly unanimously to fight the perpetrators of 9/11 in Afghanistan no longer applies to ...

20000 evacuated across Moscow over bomb threats

According to reports , those responsible for the threats were still not located. Since September 11 dozens of schools, universities, malls, railway stations, airports and government offices have been evacuated and inspected by law enforcement in big cities all over Russian Federation - from Kaliningrad in the West to Vladivostok in the Far East.

Kaspersky Lab to prove that U.S. accusations are 'baseless'

Acting Department of Homeland Security secretary Elaine Duke announced the ban of Kaspersky Lab software from federal government networks. The Department of Homeland Security says the risk is that the Russian government, acting on its own or in collaboration with Kaspersky, could use computer access to compromise USA government systems.

Family die after falling into volcanic crater in Italy

One of the children is believed to have fallen into the Solfatara crater at Pozzuoli and their mother, 42, and father, 45, went to help. The family's 7-year-old son ran for helped and did not fall into the crater, The Guardian stated. "The area was fenced". A tragedy, they pulled out two bodies, then pulled us away. "I've been here for a long time and such a mischance has never happened", Armando Guerriero, proprietor of a bar situated close to the passage to the spring of gushing lava, ...

Hurricane Jose weakens a little as it turns east in Atlantic

The track for Hurricane Jose is a unusual one. Understandably, not too many in the Sunshine State have had time or attention for Jose. "Swells generated by Jose will affect portions of Hispaniola, the Bahamas, and the Turks and Caicos Islands over the next couple of days", the National Hurricane Centre said.

Cooper declares state of emergency ahead of Hurricane Irma

A hurricane watch was also issued for the SC coast from the Georgia line to Edisto Beach, about 40 miles (65 kilometers) southwest of Charleston. "This is a tremendous storm", Hooks said. Manheimer said she will consider whether to declare a state of emergency over the weekend. City of Asheville spokesperson Polly McDaniel said for the now the town is monitoring the storm forecast and putting crews on alter that they could be called in to assist with rescue and recovery.