One such ship has now been discovered nearly completely intact at the bottom of the Black Sea at a depth of 2km, where oxygen levels are so low that marine life is virtually nonexistent. The "Siren Vase" in the British Museum: the shipwreck is believed to be a vessel similar to that shown bearing Odysseus. Southampton University joined efforts with the Julia and Hans Rausing Trust, Bulgaria's Centre for Underwater Archaeology in Sozopol, Sweden's Södertörn University in Stockholm, the ...
The Turkish president demanded answers from Saudi Arabia on who gave the orders for the killing and the whereabouts of the journalist's remains. Saudi Arabia has said that the crown prince was not involved in the mission against Khashoggi .
Turkey's foreign minister says his country would cooperate with worldwide bodies if they were to launch an independent probe into the killing of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi . "Countries around the world need to know that there are things they simply can not do, and killing a journalist who disagrees with the regime is right up there at the top", Trudeau said.
As a former associate justice, O'Connor was technically available to sit by designation on appellate panels - something she has done in the past - and has helmed iCivics , a program to teach government to middle and high school students.
Alexander's defense is a reference to the infamous "Access Hollywood" tape , in which Trump boasted that when you are famous, you can do whatever you want to women, including "grab them by the pussy". He recalled only that the woman in front of him had spoken to him and then changed seats. When interviewed by Federal Bureau of Investigation agents on the ground, Alexander denied groping anyone and said he had slept through most of the flight and was sober.
Australian mining billionaire Clive Palmer said when he announced the project, 'In 1912 the Titanic was the ship of dreams. The Titanic II is scheduled to set sail on its initial voyage in 2022 . It's maiden voyage will follow the same Atlantic route as the original - from Southampton to NY. A replica of the RMS Titanic (which sank in 1912) will begin its sail from Dubai in a few years from now.
Prince Harry has revealed he hopes the baby is a girl. Instead, Meghan wants to do and see as much as she can and of course, support Prince Harry during the Invictus Games, which are being held in Sydney, Australia this week. Kensington Palace announced that Meghan was expecting on the eve of the couple's first tour outside the United Kingdom and Ireland. She told People magazine: 'He stopped and said, "I'm in a middle of a conversation, and I'm not going to leave this".
The rally in Taipei was convened by Formosa Alliance, which has urged Taiwan's ruling Democratic Progressive Party to amend the Referendum Act, so that Taiwanese can decide whether to change the island's official name from Republic of China to Taiwan.
According to insiders, the eldest son of a Brooklyn couple was shocked by the announcement of the new child in the family, and the other children "were very excited". However, the followers of a celebrity suggested that her life is not rosy, and in the resort she went from a nervous breakdown, which was caused by her husband.
The employee placed the package in in a nearby wooded area and alerted authorities. Officials say that police received a call about a suspicious package at about 15:45 local time (20:45 GMT). The wealthy liberal donor started his philanthropic efforts in 1979 , but his contributions have not always been welcomed. A message emailed to Soros' foundation wasn't immediately returned.
Not all U.S. military officials have agreed, however, that the USA needs to counter Beijing's build-up of land-based missiles with weapons of its own banned under the INF Treaty. The so-called 1987 INF Treaty banned land-based missiles with ranges of 500 to 5,500 kilometres in an effort to prevent highly destabilising missiles that could be armed with nuclear warheads from being deployed along the borders of Europe.
On a visit to the ramshackle hamlet, which lies on the north side of the Route 1 highway that heads east from Jerusalem toward the Dead Sea, Hamdallah thanked the residents for their "steadfast and nonviolent opposition to the Israeli occupation".
But that fraction is the hardest bit - the issue of the Northern Ireland border. The EU proposed a backstop that would mean Northern Ireland staying in the EU customs union , large parts of the single market and the EU VAT system, while the rest of the United Kingdom left.
A white-water rafting excursion in Costa Rica turned deadly on Saturday when rafts carrying a bachelor party flipped, sending the group careening down a flooded river. "Most of us were ultimately able to grab hold of rocks or barriers in or around the water and await the rescue teams to get to us", Comas said of the ordeal.
It has drawn visitors of all faiths since it opened. The fragments have been on display since the museum opened in November 2017. "My research has focused primarily on two aspects of Museum of the Bible's fragments: scribal quality and technique in the penning of the texts as well as the physical composition and current state of the manuscript media", said Davis.
The United States sent two warships through the Taiwan Strait, the U.S. Navy and Taiwan's defense ministry said on Monday, in a move that could anger Beijing amid heightening U.S. The Chinese military has sailed its aircraft carrier and accompanying escort ships through the Taiwan Strait and conducted "encirclement" exercises involving fighters, bombers and other military assets throughout the year.
Cell phone footage captured by London musician David Lawrence shows a white man calling his fellow passenger an "ugly Black bastard" and refusing to sit next to her. Gayle has arthritis and was slow to stand up from her aisle seat when the man wanted to get to his window seat. He is heard on the video telling the staff to move her to another seat, threatening to push her to another if they don't.
Kennedy assassination . The Trump campaign organized a "Big Texas Tailgate" for the overflow crowds. On Monday night, bygones will be bygones as Trump and Cruz appear together onstage at the Toyota Center in Houston . President Trump has a lot of names for Texas Sen. Cruz gave back as good as he got. According to the RealClearPolitics average , Cruz leads O'Rourke by seven points ahead of November's midterm elections.
The $20bn Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge officially opens on Tuesday in a ceremony that Chinese president Xi Jinping is reportedly planning to attend. More importantly, it is a key component in China's plan for a Greater Bay Area covering 56,500 sq km across 11 cities in south China.
Changing definitions under which government agencies operate does not summarily "render 1.4 million transgendered people legally nonexistent", particularly given that, until a few months ago, gender and sex was, in fact, determined by biological traits identifiable by or before birth.
Though DeSantis scored good points with his base of law enforcement and the military, he didn't do much to dig himself out of an apparent hole that seemed to deepen just hours before the debate started in Tampa at 8 p.m. DeSantis resigned from his House seat soon thereafter to focus on the gubernatorial contest. He then tweeted that Rick Scott is "easily one of the best governors in the United States of America".
All volunteers must be registered at the staging area by 9 a.m.in order to participate in the search. Closs disappeared after police received a 911 call from a cellphone inside her home at around 1am Monday (2pm Singapore time). The log does not indicate who made the 911 call, who was yelling or what was being yelled. Jayme Closs has been missing for a week. And the Milwaukee FBI reports the Amber Alert message for Closs has been posted at gas stations throughout Wisconsin.
Following a contentious confirmation process, Kavanaugh was confirmed to the court on October 6. Authorities said that Derisi had left a series of threatening voicemails at the two Senators' offices in which he threatened to kill them, according to the criminal complaint which was obtained by TMZ .
In another tweet , he blamed Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador for not stopping people from leaving their countries. Meanwhile, American flags were burned in Honduras in support of the caravan while U.S. border. On Saturday Mexican authorities attempted to resolve the challenge posed by the caravan waiting to enter Mexico's southern border by legal means.
The media was up in arms following Trump's Montana rally, after the President made a joke about Montana Congressman Greg Gianforte , who body slammed a Guardian reporter back in May. The Guardian released a statement calling for the president to apologize and denouncing his comments as "an attack on the First Amendment by someone who has taken an oath to defend it", according to The Post .
Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam and the Florida Forest Service, a division of the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services , announced the estimated value of timber damage in Florida due to Hurricane Michael is $1.3 billion, impacting almost three million acres of forestland.
Officers who had been assigned the LE-5 cameras were told to immediately remove the devices and hand them in. It ordered officers to stop using the Vievu LE-5 camera out of "an abundance of caution". Police are now investigating the exploding battery. There are 2,990 of this specific camera in use in 16 precincts across the city. The force has about 3,000 of these cameras, but also has more than 10,000 other cameras that are not affected.
The draft memo follows several previous attempts by the Trump administration to revoke LGBTQ rights, including a plan to bar transgender people from serving in the military "in any capacity"-a move that was blocked by the courts past year".
A magnitude 6.8 natural disaster struck northwest of Canada's Vancouver Island late Sunday, according to the United States Geological Survey. A 6.5-magnitude quake hit at 10:39 p.m., a 6.8-magnitude quake at 11:16 p.m. Geophysicist Amy Vaughan says the three large quakes ranged from magnitude 6.5 to 6.8 and that there were possibly some smaller ones as well as some aftershocks.
At 10:16 p.m., a magnitude 6.8 natural disaster struck the same area at a depth of 13 miles (21 kilometers). The second stronger quake, measuring 6.8 on the Richter scale, occurred near the Canadian town more than half an hour later, at 11:16pm local time.
At the end of an inconclusive European Union summit, May said there would be "tough negotiations" but declared that Britain and the bloc could strike a divorce deal that worked for both sides. They do not know themselves what they want. Either someone within her own party - someone such as pro-Brexit MP Boris Johnson, who resigned from May's Cabinet in July over the soft Brexit plan - could be tagged as prime minister, or a new election could be called.
One placard hoisted aloft in the crowd said: '56% say protect Good Friday'. The "People's Vote" campaign , which includes several pro-EU groups, said they had stewards stationed at regular intervals to estimate the size of the crowd. She said: "We're both Spanish students due to study overseas next year, but no one knows what will happen with Erasmus funding". "There is certainly a drive, a momentum, a determination for people who wish to have some sort of vote building and building in ...
The Australian Electoral Commission said with nearly 40 percent of the vote in Wentworth counted, high-profile independent candidate Kerryn Phelps was leading 54.34% compared to 45.66% for the Liberals' Dave Sharma under Australia's system of preferential voting.
His family has lodged a formal complaint and named monkeys as accused in the case. They found the missiles at a dilapidated building nearby and were hurling them from treetops, according to the Times Of India . 'This will make us a laughing stock'. I don't think it is a logical demand. Deadly monkey attacks have been on the rise in India, with wildlife experts saying that rhesus macaques are usually to blame.
While the company said it was able to thwart false information on its main social network, it's had more trouble controlling misbehavior on WhatsApp, which is encrypted and virtually impossible to monitor. There are around 120 million users of the messaging service in Brazil, whose population is 210 million. Haddad said his party had witnesses who heard Bolsonaro encouraging business leaders to fund the efforts.