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1 November 2017 11:12 AM Hope for Belarus' stronger stance in international trade after WTO accession

MINSK, 1 November (BelTA) – I hope that the accession to the World Trade Organization will strengthen Belarus' positions in the international trade, Belarusian Prime Minister Andrei Kobyakov said as he met with a WTO delegation on 1 November, BelTA has learned. “Belarus' membership in the WTO will help fortify our positions in the international trade

1 November 2017 6:27 AM Deadly Halloween attack in New York branded 'terrorism' by authorities

NEW YORK (Reuters) - An Uzbek immigrant accused of killing eight people in New York City by driving a rental truck down a riverfront bike path on Tuesday appeared to have acted alone, but the Halloween Day attack had all the hallmarks of terrorism, authorities said. The suspect, who was shot by police and arrested moments after Tuesday’s rampage on the Lower 26

1 November 2017 5:12 AM Man jailed for child sex abuse material collection

An examination showed Alhisaynawi's computer and storage equipment contained 222,704 images and 10,340 movies of child sexual abuse. Most involved preteen children including toddlers and babies. He also had a paedophile's handbook, several hundred images of computer-generated child sexual abuse, and pictures and movies of adult objectionable material 29

1 November 2017 4:37 AM Biggest cocaine seizure in NZ history

Customs and police were happy to talk about some of the details of New Zealand largest ever cocaine bust in Tauranga today, but not all questions were answered at the police and customs press conference this afternoon. The 46kg of cocaine with an estimated value of $20 million was hidden in what is believed to be the sea chest near the rudder of the Maersk 31

1 November 2017 2:02 AM NY truck attack 'cowardly act of terror'

The 29-year-old suspect was shot by police in the abdomen and arrested after he crashed the white truck into a school bus and fled his vehicle, authorities said. CNN and The New York Times, each citing law enforcement sources, reported that investigators found a note left by the suspect claiming he carried out the attack in the name of the Islamic State 29

1 November 2017 1:44 AM Cocaine seizure causes dent in supply

Four men are due to appear in court this afternoon as police and customs speak with the media about a $20 million cocaine bust at the Port of Tauranga. Two Australian men and a Croatian aged in their mid-forties, and one Serbian national in his mid-thirties were arrested after an estimated 46 kilograms of cocaine, with a street value of around NZ$20 million 29

1 November 2017 1:44 AM LIVE: Tauranga $20m cocaine bust

Four men are due to appear in court this afternoon as police and customs speak with the media about a $20 million cocaine bust at the Port of Tauranga. Two Australian men and a Croatian aged in their mid-forties, and one Serbian national in his mid-thirties were arrested after an estimated 46 kilograms of cocaine, with a street value of around NZ$20 million 27

31 October 2017 1:27 AM Your Guide to Understanding the Trump-Russia Saga: QuickTake Q&A

By now, few American elected leaders dispute that elements of the Russian state meddled in the 2016 U.S. presidential election -- though President Donald Trump has continued to say it "could have been a lot of different groups." What remains unknown, or at least unproven, is whether anybody from Trump’s winning campaign assisted in that meddling. As Trump 20

30 October 2017 8:50 PM Investigation concludes into Dunedin balcony collapse

Following the collapse of a wooden balcony at a Castle Street address in Dunedin on 4 March 2016, Police can now release the findings of its investigation. Police have determined that no criminal offence has occurred in relation to the collapse and will not be laying charges. On the afternoon of 4 March 2016, an event was held on private property with the attendance 5

30 October 2017 7:45 PM Former Trump adviser pleads guilty to lying to FBI

An obscure Trump campaign adviser pleaded guilty to lying to FBI agents about contacts with people who claimed to have ties to top Russian officials, in the first criminal charges alleging links between the campaign and Moscow, said court documents released on Monday (local time). George Papadopoulos, who joined the Trump presidential campaign in March 16