by | August 03, 2018 | 17:20

Inmate firefighters usually make up roughly one third of the state's wildfire-fighting crews - that is closer to about a quarter at present as the total deployment includes crews from out of state and overseas - and, in addition to fighting fires, also work on park maintenance, reforestation, and fire and flood protection.

by | August 03, 2018 | 17:19

When the situation stabilizes, Rudskoy said, the Russian-manned posts would be handed over to Syrian government forces. The Israel Defense Forces said on Thursday it had targeted and killed seven "armed terror operatives" just 650 feet from the Israeli border on the Golan Heights.

by | August 03, 2018 | 15:38

Today, our boys are coming home. The United States formally welcomed home the remains at a ceremony on Aug 1. U.S. Marines also fought in the famous battle, but mainly along the reservoir's western side. Byrd said the 55 transfer cases brought by two Air Force C-17s to Hickam Air Force Base in Hawaii could represent more than 55 individuals, due to remains possibly being mixed.

by | August 03, 2018 | 13:18

Russian Federation is waging a "pervasive" campaign to undermine democracy and "divide the United States", several of the nation's top intelligence officials said Thursday in their latest castigation of the Kremlin. A senior US official said the Russian meddling campaign had accelerated and grown more sophisticated since the 2016 election and was not directed at boosting one political party over another.

by | August 02, 2018 | 15:25

Mr Mnangagwa took over the ZANU-PF party after ousting Robert Mugabe in a bloodless coup in November. MDC officials also questioned possible discrepancies in the vote count from small, rural constituencies that they say are posting numbers higher than their voting population.

by | August 02, 2018 | 13:50

The Indo-Pacific region, he said, has been an important region for a while, but the Trump administration is taking this incredibly seriously. Pompeo said America was seeking a "free and open" Asia without domination by any one country, in what appeared to be a reference to China's growing economic clout and heightened tensions in the disputed South China Sea .

by | August 02, 2018 | 11:30

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort personally directed millions of dollars in worldwide wire transfers to pay for high-end suits and more than $3 million in improvements at his various houses, witnesses testified Wednesday on the second day of his financial fraud trial.

by | August 02, 2018 | 07:39

A special ceremony was held at Osan Airbase in South Korea to mark the return. North Korea appears to be building new ballistic missiles despite recent warming ties with the Trump administration and pledges to denuclearise, reports say.

by | August 01, 2018 | 22:46

Trump added that it "doesn't matter", because his campaign had not colluded with Russian Federation. "McGahn also relayed to ( Trump ) that Flynn had told the Federal Bureau of Investigation the same false story he'd earlier told (Vice President Mike) Pence (that Flynn had never spoken to Kislyak about sanctions)", Waas wrote.

by | August 01, 2018 | 21:30

A USA official on Wednesday said there is no reason to believe the 55 boxes of human remains returned by North Korea are not American. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis welcomed the development in U.S. Many were buried in shallow graves near where they fell on the battlefield; some others died in North Korean or Chinese-run prisoner of war camps. A cut-off of oil and fuel would require enforcement primarily by China, which supplies most of North Korea's energy needs, but also by Russian ...

by | August 01, 2018 | 21:07

The indictment was brought by special counsel Robert Mueller , the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director who is looking into Russian meddling in the presidential election, but the charges are not connected to Manafort's time as Trump's campaign chairman.

by | August 01, 2018 | 21:01

Commission results showed Mnangagwa's ruling ZANU-PF cruising to a big majority after picking up 109 seats against 41 for the opposition Movement for Democratic Change. Biti had earlier accused the electoral commission of deliberately delaying the publication of results to help Mnangagwa's ruling ZANU-PF party. "We won the popular vote & will defend it!" Police patrol outside the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission offices as angry opposition supporters gather, in Harare, Zimbabwe on August 1.

by | August 01, 2018 | 19:56

Ryan appeared to yield a tentative decision to punt a divisive fight over border wall funding until after the November elections. "I don't care what the political ramifications are, our immigration laws and border security have been a complete and total disaster for decades, and there is no way that the Democrats will allow it to be fixed without a Government Shutdown ", Trump said in a tweet Tuesday afternoon.

by | August 01, 2018 | 19:48

He may have been referring to stores that ask to see IDs from credit card holders, but the comment became the fodder for a Twitter-wide joke from people calling out that you don't need to show your ID to get what you need at the supermarket.

by | August 01, 2018 | 17:47

The Iranian leadership has previously ruled out one-on-one talks with Trump, following his decision to pull the United States out of the deal under which Iran was given relief from sanctions in return for curbs on its nuclear program. John Garamendi said such a meeting would likely not be successful. It is getting ever clearer that these U.S. measures are no longer merely aimed at changing Iran's behavior but instead at regime change.

by | July 31, 2018 | 18:21

Shasta County Sheriff Tom Bosenko said he expects to find several of those people alive and just out of touch with loved ones. The Carr fire is burning so large and intensely that it created its own localized weather system , making it hard for experts to predict which way the blaze will spread.

by | July 31, 2018 | 17:49

Friday's report from the Commerce Department showed consumer spending rose by 4% in the second quarter, up from the 0.5% rate seen in the previous three months. There were some signs of softness, however. But housing, which has struggled this year, shrank at a 1.1 percent annual rate after an even sharper 3.4 percent annual decline in the first quarter.

by | July 31, 2018 | 17:33

A man has been arrested in connection with the theft of a horn shark from a public aquarium in San Antonio, Texas . A 45-centimetre shark has been smuggled out of an aquarium in the USA in a baby stroller. SURVEILLANCE VIDEO: Bizarre shark heist in San Antonio The aquarium says employees who thought something was happening followed the suspects to their vehicle, but they did not allow them to search either the auto or the stroller.

by | July 31, 2018 | 17:30

Paul's initial concerns over Kavanaugh involved the judge's record on privacy. United States, which broadly limited law enforcement's ability to monitor individuals using cell phone data without a warrant, as a "new precedent" leaving him hopeful that "Judge Kavanaugh will be more open to a Fourth Amendment that protects digital records and property".

by | July 31, 2018 | 16:26

Defense Distributed has agreed not to allow its websites to be accessed from Pennsylvania. On Sunday Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro sought a Temporary Restraining Order to hinder Wilson's ability to post files online, but a judge rejected Shapiro's arguments.