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IPOB leader Nnamdi Kanu now a fugitive

IPOB leader Nnamdi Kanu now a fugitive

An application was also made by a counsel to one of the sureties, Eyinnaya Abaribe, to be discharged of his role as surety. Abaribe's lawyer accepted the third option, saying his client would try to acsertain the whereabouts of the IPOB leader.


Firefighters injured battling Bear Fire

Firefighters injured battling Bear Fire

The cause of the fire isn't yet known, but it's believed to have been sparked by a house fire which spread to vegetation around it. About 150 people have been evacuated. The fire, by 5 a.m. Tuesday, had already destroyed at least one home, according to Cal Fire. "Right now, because of the north winds", Cal Fire spokesman Rob Sherman said, "and here we are".


Trump NAFTA negotiators 'don't like what they are doing'

Trump NAFTA negotiators 'don't like what they are doing'

Trade Representative did not respond to a request for comment. The Trump administration has proposed that at least 50% of the content in cars must be made in the USA for vehicles from Mexico and Canada to enter the US duty-free. In a joint statement following the fourth round of talks, American, Canadian and Mexican officials said "significant conceptual gaps" will change the negotiating timeframe.


Lawyers debate latest Trump travel ban before federal judge

Lawyers debate latest Trump travel ban before federal judge

Watson said Trump's new restrictions on Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria, Venezuela and Yemen in his third executive order "makes no finding that nationality alone renders entry of this broad class of individuals a heightened security risk to the United States".


Gotham gets self-driving cars

Gotham gets self-driving cars

The tests will include the first autonomous vehicles in Manhattan. If GM gets the green light, it would be the first to test "level 4" autonomous cars in the Big Apple. The company has tested more than 100 of the vehicles around the country, including in dense San Francisco, but New York's harsh weather and even harsher streets will "improve our software at a much faster rate", Vogt said.


Hamas, Fatah Announce Details of Political Reconciliation Deal

Hamas, Fatah Announce Details of Political Reconciliation Deal

The agreement, which restores the administrative rule of Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas in Gaza, has been supported by much of the worldwide community but slammed by Israel-which insists that Hamas disarm and recognize the Jewish state before Jerusalem engages with any Palestinian political entity that incorporates the terrorist group.