According to the Times , "The two attackers then moved to the shrine premises, where Shigenaga Tomioka stabbed his accomplice in the chest and stomach and then stabbed himself in the left side of the chest multiple times". The assailant, identified as 56-year-old Shigenaga Tomioka, attacked his 58-year-old sister sister Nagako Tomioka, the shrine's chief priestess, with a Samurai sword and killed her after she got off from a chauffeur-driven auto.
The unnamed Foreign Ministry spokesman said: 'The large-scale nuclear war exercises conducted by the United States in succession are creating touch-and-go situation on the Korean peninsula and series of violent war remarks coming from the USA high-level politicians amid such circumstances have made an outbreak of war on the Korean peninsula an established fact.
Earlier this week, Twitter exploded with rumours that Anushka and Virat, who have been dating for several years, were planning to get married in Italy in the second week of December. Virat Kohli refers to Anushka Sharma as "Nushki". After leading the Men in Blue to a 1-0 win over Sri Lanka in the recently-concluded Test series, Virat Kohli will take break from cricket to prepare for India's tour of South Africa in January.
The man elected that year was Al Gore, who went on to resign from office to serve eight years as vice president under President Bill Clinton and then remake himself as a fringe-left environmental crusader. Major Republican candidates include Marsha Blackburn and Stephen Fincher. The race will also determine if Tennessee's tradition of electing political moderates, whether they be Democrats or Republicans, was a reflection of a less polarized time or still holds as a lasting feature of a ...
By midday, the fire had burned 11,000 acres and jumped the 210 Freeway. I-405 is a heavily traveled thoroughfare by both commuters and by freight haulers along its entire length and is the busiest and most congested freeway in the United States.
A total of 12,000 USA service members are taking part in the annual Vigilant Ace drills alongside South Korean troops. "Through the exercise, the South Korean and USA air forces have demonstrated the alliance's strong will and capability for strong retaliation against North Korea's nuclear and missile threats", the South Korean military said in the statement , adding that the exercise also improved the two air forces' readiness to deploy "a rapid response force".
Behn, a Danish author and playwright, said he exclaimed at the time: "Eh?" Behn separated from Princess Martha Louise , the only daughter of King Harald V, last year (16) after 14 years of marriage. Spacey's publicist cut ties with the actor on Thursday and it was not known who now represents him, while Netflix severed ties with Spacey, saying it will not be involved in any production of House of Cards if the actor continues to appear in the show.
Kirchner, 64, held a press conference in Buenos Aires to hit back at charges from Judge Claudio Bonadio, who ordered her arrest for treason for allegedly covering up Iran's involvement in a deadly 1994 bombing of a Jewish center in Buenos Aires .
At around 6:30 pm sirens sounded in the Shaar Hanegev Regional Council in the northwestern Negev. Although there are no specific details regarding tomorrow's intended disruptions, the IDF is preparing for the possibility of renewed rioting along the Gaza Strip border during hours of prayer in Jerusalem, where both Israel Police and IDF Border Police forces have been bolstered.
The eight-term lawmaker, a staunch conservative and fierce opponent of abortion, said in a statement that he never physically intimidated, coerced or attempted to have any sexual contact with any member of his congressional staff. Franks has served in Congress since 2003. He supported President Donald Trump a year ago, even in the wake of the "Access Hollywood" tape, by saying Trump's words, while bad, did not compare to Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's support of abortion ...
The measure passed mostly along party lines, 235-193, and would keep the government running through December 22. In addition to a simple date change CR, this resolution provides for a change in the way that the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) emergency shortfall funds are distributed to states until December 31, 2017, so that no state's CHIP funding is depleted during the month of December.
After joining Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR) previous year, India is set to become a member of another multilateral export control regime, Wassenaar Arrangement (WA), after the participating states agreed on the country's bid for the entry on Thursday.
An Israeli tank returned fire. The IDF added that they hold Hamas, which governs Gaza but is supposed to hand over control to the Palestinian Authority on Sunday, responsible for any rocket fire emanating from the Strip. President Donald Trump recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. The move sparked global opposition and prompted Palestinian leaders to call for three days of protest.
She tweeted: "Fellow moms: How long did you breastfeed?" The tennis champion isn't the only celebrity to speak out about breastfeeding. As 2017 comes to a close, this latest bit of news is just another feather in her cap. Serena Williams was slapped with a $281 speeding ticket for allegedly driving 86 miles per hour on the highway. "What a year it has been", she began.
Lawmakers and the Naval Supply Systems Command honored three survivors from the Keystone State: Isaac George, Richard Schimmel, and Pat Bonnelli. President Donald Trump introduced them and talked about what each did on that fateful day in a ceremony.
The blaze broke out at 3:42 a.m. Tuesday in the area of Gold Creek and Little Tujunga roads, the Los Angeles County Fire Department reported. At least 30 structures have been destroyed - including 20 in the Kagel Canyon area and 10 in the city of Los Angeles - and another 2,500 remained under threat Thursday, fire officials said.
The Lincoln continued eastbound and struck the rear-end of a Mercedes SUV before coming to a stop. A person on a bike was hit in the crash. A bicyclist was also injured. A driver was being held at the scene, cops said. An NYPD official said this crash does not appear to be intentional. Saipov has pleaded not guilty to multiple murder charges and providing material support to ISIS.
The duo said that the civil rights struggles represented in the new museum "exemplify the truth of what really happened in Mississippi" but President Trump's "disparaging comments about women, the disabled, immigrants and National Football League players disrespect the efforts" of Mississippi's greatest civil rights champions.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has suggested that with Trump's move, the United States disqualified itself as mediator between Israelis and Palestinians, a role it has played exclusively in more than two decades of stop-and-go negotiations aimed at setting up a Palestinian state alongside Israel.
While no update was given Thursday on how many residents are being evacuated, Wednesday night estimates put the total number of evacuees at around 110,000 across southern California. Rye Canyon Loop was also closed, along with state Route 126 from Copperhill Drive to the 5 Freeway. Rye Canyon Loop to Kelly Johnson Parkway is also closed.
Meanwhile, the worldwide financial institution warned that China's rapid credit growth, complex financial products and government's implicit guarantee posed threats to financial stability. Xi is trying to move China to a different model where growth is slower but more sustainable. The lender noted that despite low loan-to-value ratios, the rapid growth in household debt presents concerns.
Erdogan said the trial was a ploy to distract Turkey while Washington hatches plans to strengthen Syrian Kurdish groups Turkey considers to be "terrorists". He was removed from federal lockup after he struck a cooperation agreement with federal prosecutors and agreed to take the stand against Turkish banker Hakan Atilla, who is now on trial.
But she testified to Trump's endurance. Sanders also said that Trump would undergo a checkup - "the full physical that presidents go through" - at Walter Reed in "the first part of next year". Trump has frequently touted his oral health in the past . "We have a president of the United States who acknowledged on a tape widely seen all over the country that he's assaulted women, so I would hope maybe the president of the United States might pay attention of what's going on and also think ...
NAN reports that another set of 144 Nigerians had arrived on Tuesday at about 6.45 p.m. aboard a chartered Buraq Airlines aircraft with registration number 5A-DMG. Underlining the need for all actors to cooperate with the Government of National Accord of Libya, including assisting the country to build capacity to secure its borders and end human trafficking, the Council urged ratification and implementation of worldwide instruments that countered such trafficking by all Member States.
First lady Melania Trump on Thursday tweeted the incorrect date of the Japanese bombing of the USA naval base in Hawaii, which was the catalyst for the involvement of the United States in World War II. Alongside a photo of the first lady and President Donald Trump from their visit to the memorial in Hawaii earlier this year, she wrote: "Today we honor Pearl Harbor Heroes".