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World Iran announces successful test of long-range cruise missile
Author: 0 Iran announces successful test of long-range cruise missile

Meanwhile, one member of Iran's Revolutionary Guards was killed and five were wounded in an attack on a base in southeastern Iran on Saturday, Iranian media reported. in particular - with Washington trying to link the issue with the Iranian nuclear deal, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

World Walking back Syria withdrawal, Trump cites need to watch Iran, 'protect' Israel
Author: 0 Walking back Syria withdrawal, Trump cites need to watch Iran, 'protect' Israel

Everybody's exhausted". "I want to be able to watch Iran ", he said, but denied he had plans to strike Iraq's neighbour. We have to protect Israel. "No, because I want to be able to watch Iran". However, the United States will not give up its bases in Iraq, he said. "It's perfectly situated for looking at all over different parts of the troubled Middle East rather than pulling up", Trump continued .

World 2 killed, 3 hospitalized after small plane crashes into Orange County neighborhood
Author: 0 2 killed, 3 hospitalized after small plane crashes into Orange County neighborhood

It was unclear if they were in the house or the plane. The Orange County Fire Authority confirmed the fatalities on Twitter, adding that another two people had been sent to a local hospital. The FAA and the National Transportation Safety Board are investigating, he said. There's no information so far regarding why the plane crashed, Rossman said.

World Terrifying Moment Deadly Brazil Dam Collapses Caught On Camera
Author: 0 Terrifying Moment Deadly Brazil Dam Collapses Caught On Camera

The Brazilian mining company Vale SA, the owner of the tailings dam, faced with criticism and suspended production as protesters gathered in front of its headquarters. Waste residue spread by the dam's collapse containing potentially toxic levels of iron oxide has plastered 252 hectares of the Brumadinho and the Paraopeba River.

World Drive safe and sober this weekend
Author: 0 Drive safe and sober this weekend

The campaign is funded by the state's Traffic Safety Committee. -The San Luis Obispo Police Department is encouraging all football fans to celebrate Super Bowl LIII responsibly by not driving impaired, or letting other fans get behind the wheel when they shouldn't.

Author: 0 Iran defies USA with display of long-range cruise missile

Iranians visit a weaponry and military equipment exhibition in Tehran, Iran , 2 February, 2019. Since agreeing to a 2015 nuclear deal with world powers, Iran has expanded its missile program despite warnings from the United States. But Tehran denies seeking any nuclear weapons capability, and insists that its missile development programme is "purely defensive" and compliant with the resolution.

World Nissan cancels plans to make X-Trail SUV in the UK
Author: 0 Nissan cancels plans to make X-Trail SUV in the UK

To support this we are taking advantage of our global assets, and with X-Trail already manufactured in Japan , we can reduce our upfront investment costs. Production at the site fell 11 percent in 2018. It secured thousands of jobs in the Brexit-backing city, but prompted a volley of questions over whether a the Government had struck a deal to protect the manufacturer from any post-Brexit EU tariff wall.

World Venezuela's opposition to up pressure on Maduro with new rally
Author: 0 Venezuela's opposition to up pressure on Maduro with new rally

Life's tough over in Venezuela , where opposition leader Juan Guaido has declared himself president, much to the chagrin of actual President Nicolas Maduro , who warned of a coup. The Trump administration imposed fresh sanctions on the national oil company PDVSA, effectively blocking Maduro from exporting crude to the US, and granted Guaido control of Venezuelan assets at the Federal Reserve Bank of NY.

World Mystery of Trump Jr.’s blocked calls has been solved
Author: 0 Mystery of Trump Jr.’s blocked calls has been solved

In a transcript of that interview later released by that committee, Trump Jr. said he didn't remember whom he had called. The calls happened three days before the Trump Tower meeting, along with a call Trump Jr. Trump Jr. was calling his father, President Trump , to tell him about the meetings and President Trump lied about it: False. The blocked calls were often theorized to be between Mr.

World Farmington Hills’ Fake University Part Of Immigration Sting, Leads To 130 Arrests
Author: 0 Farmington Hills’ Fake University Part Of Immigration Sting, Leads To 130 Arrests

The indictment accuses the students of enrolling only to stay in the country, not to get an education. "As part of this investigation, numerous foreign nationals face administrative immigration violations", said the official. Those students who knowingly participated in scam knowing it was not a genuine academic programme face deportation. It enrolled at least 600 students, officials have said.

World United Kingdom government begins 'serious work' on United Kingdom staying in EU customs union
Author: 0 United Kingdom government begins 'serious work' on United Kingdom staying in EU customs union

The seven square-kilometre peninsula is an internal, self-governing British overseas territory. British people will be able to travel across the European Union without visas, even if there is a no Brexit deal is reached. Separately, May's office rejected a report in the Mail on Sunday newspaper that her advisors were considering an early election on June 6 if she got a Brexit deal through parliament.

World Facebook: fake Accounts from Iran deleted
Author: 0 Facebook: fake Accounts from Iran deleted

They were attempting to "represent themselves to be news outlets but are controlled by actors operating from Iran". The move comes the same day that Facebook announced that it has removed multiple pages, groups and accounts engaged in " coordinated inauthentic behavior " on its site and on its photo-sharing platform, Instagram.

World APC, PDP React To Osinbajo's Helicopter Crash Survival
Author: 0 APC, PDP React To Osinbajo's Helicopter Crash Survival

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has thanked Nigerians for their concern following the chopper incident earlier Saturday in Kabba, Kogi State. According to a tweet by his spokesman, Laolu Akande , Osinbajo and all the occupants of the chopper are safe.

World Virginia governor refuses to resign over racist yearbook photo
Author: 0 Virginia governor refuses to resign over racist yearbook photo

Jack Wilson , the head of the Virginia Republican Party, called on Northam to resign. When she first saw the photo shortly after the yearbook was published, Naidrorf said , "I thought: 'That's terrible.' I assumed it was something at a drunken frat party".

World United Kingdom might have to delay Brexit
Author: 0 United Kingdom might have to delay Brexit

However, this proposition was defeated in the British parliament by a margin of 230 votes. Also on Thursday, Commons leader Andrea Leadsome announced that British lawmakers will be expected to stay in session during the February recess, which was due to start Feb.

World Mariah Carey ignores activists’ calls to boycott Saudi show
Author: 0 Mariah Carey ignores activists’ calls to boycott Saudi show

The activists, on the other hand, want Carey to highlight the situation of the jailed women in Saudi Arabia whose only crime has been to speak up for equal rights. Others asked her to at least advocate for their release. But she's locked behind bars because she tried to improve women's condition. Earlier, Carey said her concert was a positive step towards the dissolution of gender segregation .

Author: 0 Early spring predicted as groundhog does not see shadow

Gentlemen in top hats form the inner circle and look after Phil and their prediction was somewhat a surprise as in past years they have often announced six more weeks of winter. This year's prediction was rare. Meanwhile, Sir Walter Wally of Raleigh, N.C.is 68% accurate, and Unadilla Bill of Unadilla Neb.is even better, claiming an impressive 83% accuracy rate.

World NATO chief urges Russia to comply with missile pact
Author: 0 NATO chief urges Russia to comply with missile pact

The treaty banned the United States and Russian Federation from having land-based missiles with a range of 500km to 5500km, and their launchers. The formal withdrawal process, once announced, takes six months. President Donald Trump announced his intention to withdraw from the treaty in October. The immediate effect was to eliminate the U.S.'s Pershing II missiles - which had a range of 1,100 miles - and the Soviet Union's SS-20s, which had a range of 2,700 miles.

World Midwest awaits spring-like thaw just days after bitter cold
Author: 0 Midwest awaits spring-like thaw just days after bitter cold

With the biting cold moving out , temperatures will be all over the place in the next few days, a rapid change that will cause thermal whiplash for people living in affected areas. There were also concerns over another round of snow late Thursday, after a weekend snowstorm inundated the areas now frozen by Arctic cold. Other hazards include the falling of icicles that have formed on buildings.

World Brazil miner Vale cuts output as disaster death toll rises
Author: 0 Brazil miner Vale cuts output as disaster death toll rises

Authorities and companies involved in river water management are focusing on the Retiro Baixo hydroelectric dam, where they hope the contaminated water can be contained and cleaned before it is released toward the Sao Francisco, CBS News reports .

World Possible frost quakes recorded in Central Pennsylvania
Author: 0 Possible frost quakes recorded in Central Pennsylvania

What are frost quakes? You first start with cracks in the soil filled with water. As temperatures drop well below freezing, the saturated material will freeze and expand. There's some evidence that frost quakes have become more common recently, at least in the Toronto area. Still, some research has been done on the winter weather phenomenon.

World Moscow 'sends $1.2bn in gold' to aid Venezuela's Maduro
Author: 0 Moscow 'sends $1.2bn in gold' to aid Venezuela's Maduro

He has the support of the United States and a dozen Latin American countries, while the European Parliament also said on Thursday it was recognizing him as interim president. With two men claiming the presidency, and opposition-led protests leading to an estimated 700 arrests and 35 deaths in a single week , Venezuela is in a state of serious upheaval.