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by | March 26, 2019 | 05:08

Federal prosecutors in NY have spent the last two years probing illegal bribery and kickbacks involving college coaches, amateur coaches and officials from Adidas AG. Lawyer Michael Avenatti had been outspoken on social media in the ongoing sexual misconduct case against R Kelly . She said she wouldn't elaborate.

by | March 26, 2019 | 05:06

The Syrian government said that Washington's recognition of Israeli claims over the Golan Heights were a blatant attack on its sovereignty. Under global law, territories are considered Israeli-occupied territory of Syria. Separately, the German government deputy spokeswoman Ulrike Demmer last week told a news conference in Berlin that Germany's stance on the status of the Golan remained unchanged and based in worldwide law, particularly in resolution 497 passed following Israel's formal ...

by | March 26, 2019 | 03:03

When Attorney General William Barr made the four-page summary public, it was found that "the special counsel's investigation did not find that the Trump campaign or anyone associated with it conspired or coordinated with Russian Federation in its efforts to influence the 2016 U.S.

by | March 25, 2019 | 12:25

No one has yet claimed responsibility for this rocket . While rocket launches from Gaza are not unusual, Monday's rocket strike was the second time this month to target the major city of Tel Aviv. Yahya Sinwar, the head of the Islamist militant group Hamas in the coastal enclave, canceled a planned public meeting scheduled for Monday afternoon, with Hamas officials citing "developments".

by | March 25, 2019 | 11:39

The company is tweaking the system created to prevent an aerodynamic stall if sensors detect that the plane's nose is pointed too high. Although the precise causes of the two crashes remain unknown, Boeing has faced harsh criticism from USA pilot groups, advocacy organizations and lawmakers over a decision to add a flight control system called the Maneuvering Characteristics Augmentation System, or MCAS, into the 737 Max 8 without notifying pilots.

by | March 25, 2019 | 10:42

Ardern said such an inquiry was an appropriate response to the attack but declined to give a timeframe while her government finalised the terms of reference. Ardern has said the man had not been on any watch lists in New Zealand or Australia. The attack also left dozens of people injured, some critically.

by | March 25, 2019 | 08:55

Trump's comments came after he kept a low profile over the weekend, heeding the advice of his lawyers, who warned him against tweeting about the probe before details were released. Democrat Jerry Nadler, chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, announced that he would be calling Barr to testify in the near future. Trump's inner circle of family members and aides have declared him completely exonerated.

by | March 25, 2019 | 08:57

The American Israel Public Affairs Committee did not invite any of the 2020 Democratic presidential candidates to address this year's annual policy conference, a source in the pro-Israel lobby told JNS. history, was under fire for weeks earlier this year over what was labelled as anti-Semitic rhetoric, which led to an offshoot conversation of AIPAC's influence in Washington.

by | March 25, 2019 | 03:46

But the threat is not over for communities near Tennant Creek, 500km inland, as the Bureau of Meteorology on Sunday warned of heavy rain and destructive winds in the NT's east. Staffing, supplies including food and pharmaceuticals, and plans for high-risk patients have been prepared. In a satellite image acquired from the Australian Bureau of Meteorology, Cyclone Trevor moves over the Northern Territory captured at 0810am AEDT, Tuesday, 19 March 2019.

by | March 24, 2019 | 10:14

In New Zealand , people observed the Muslim call to prayer on Friday - a day that also saw the mass funeral for 26 of the victims of the rampage, including the youngest victim, three-year-old Mucaad Ibrahim. Muslims account for just over 1 percent of New Zealand's population, most of whom were born overseas. 'Our differences are the glue that hold us so tightly together.

by | March 24, 2019 | 09:34

Almost four decades after voters unceremoniously rejected then-President Jimmy Carter's bid for a second term, the 39th president has reached a milestone that electoral math can not dispute: He is now the longest-living chief executive in American history.

by | March 24, 2019 | 09:25

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu affirmed his country's support for Syria's "territorial integrity". Netanyahu quickly took to Twitter to thank Trump, tweeting: "At a time when Iran seeks to use Syria as a platform to destroy Israel , President Trump boldly recognizes Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights".

by | March 23, 2019 | 07:10

Ltd. and Liaoning Danxing International Forwarding Co. North Korea has not conducted a single nuclear test in well over a year. China, meanwhile, is propping up North Korea's anemic economy despite the dense web of US and worldwide sanctions.

by | March 23, 2019 | 05:13

Iraqi TV said a court in Mosul detained nine workers operating the ferry and issued an arrest warrant for the owner of the tourist island where it was headed. Rescue teams were able to recover a number of bodies from the river, and search operations are ongoing, he said. Khalil says numerous dead were women and children, adding that search operations are still underway.

by | March 23, 2019 | 05:01

The Israeli military issued a statement hours later claiming that the soldier stationed at the post had "identified rocks being thrown at Israeli vehicles" and "in response, he fired his weapon". From the past few years, Palestinians have carried out many attacks in the West Bank, which was captured by Israel during the 1967 Middle East war.

by | March 23, 2019 | 02:00

A statement from the Syrian Foreign Ministry previously said that according to the United Nations , the Golan Heights are considered Syrian occupied lands. The US media reported that Mr Netanyahu focused particularly on President Trump, urging him to grant official recognition during or before his White House visit.

by | March 23, 2019 | 01:54

Mr Mueller submitted the report to Attorney-General William Barr, the top United States law enforcement official, the department said. Mueller's report will not be released to the public, at least immediately. And many speculate that the findings can potentially be just as damaging for Trump. If the DOJ decides not to make the Mueller report public, Cole added, "Congress should use its subpoena powers to make sure the truth sees the light of day".

by | March 22, 2019 | 09:02

This is a matter I'm confident we'll be able to resolve and work through in the best interests of the wonderful relationship we've had with Turkey over a long period of time. On election trail for a March 31 local vote, Erdogan has projected the video and repeatedly referenced the attack that killed 50 people, saying it targeted Islam and Turkey.

by | March 22, 2019 | 08:52

The Air Lion plane crashed 13 minutes after taking off. Chinese airlines made up about 20 percent of 737 Max deliveries worldwide through January, according to Boeing's website . Boeing and the FAA declined to comment on that. Canada is re-examining the validation it gave Boeing's 737 MAX jets, following reports of a US probe into the aircraft's certification by the FAA, Canadian Transport Minister Marc Garneau said on Monday.

by | March 22, 2019 | 07:59

Almost a third of territory reclaimed from the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria since 2014 has been won in the past six months, due to new policies adopted by the Trump administration, a senior State Department official said Friday. The SDF are also scouring the area looking for secret tunnels, landmines and any jihadists who may still be in hiding. Associated Press journalists saw SDF soldiers loading women and children into trailer trucks on the hilltop over Baghouz, in a sign evacuations ...

by | March 22, 2019 | 07:51

Cummings said that the White House had not followed through with a briefing on this matter that they had promised him, and had not produced "a single piece of paper to the Committee.in this or any other investigation" since Democrats took over the majority in the House.

by | March 22, 2019 | 07:38

The president was responding to a tweet by his 2020 campaign manager Brad Parscale claiming the husband is upset because Trump turned him down for a job even though he admitted Trump doesn't know Conway. He also announced last November why he made a decision to pull his name from consideration for a Trump DOJ post , as Newsweek reported: "Conway described the Trump administration as a "shitshow in a dumpster fire".

by | March 22, 2019 | 06:27

Netanyahu raised the possibility of USA recognition in his first White House meeting with Trump in February 2017. "I think it's symbolic that a senior American official go there with a prime minister of Israel", Pompeo said. No unilateral "declarations"-whether about Jerusalem , the Golan Heights, or Palestinian refugees-can erase the Palestinian and Syrian identities of those places or the ongoing resistance of the Palestinian and Syrian peoples against oppression".

by | March 22, 2019 | 06:01

U.S. President Donald Trump and Brazil's new far-right leader Jair Bolsonaro forged a bond over their shared brand of conservative and populist politics on Tuesday, with Trump pledging to give more U.S. Trump said that he and Bolsonaro will have a "fantastic working relationship" and that "we have many views that are similar". "We think that we have, really, a historic opportunity to re-frame hemispheric relations with this North-South axis".

by | March 22, 2019 | 05:40

Biden's 2020 campaign as a one-time rescue mission for a beleaguered country, according to multiple party officials". He's repeatedly referred to himself as "Middle-Class Joe" on the campaign trail and in speaking engagements as he publicly mulls whether to run for president.

by | March 21, 2019 | 06:46

Mueller was appointed to handle the Russian Federation investigation in May 2017 after Trump fired FBI Director James Comey, who had been overseeing the effort. "If you want to keep investigating me, it just shows that it is purely partisan". "Another question - presumably better worded - found 52 percent had "'little or no trust' in Trump's denial there was collusion in his campaign with Russian meddling", and "a plurality of respondents" think Democrats are on the right track with their ...

by | March 21, 2019 | 06:47

Mr Gordon said they were not sure whether charges would be laid against the teen. Connolly was arrested by police but was released without charge . While his Twitter account has been suspended, Connolly's initial response to the egg smashing was saved and circulated by other users. "This was the moment I felt proud to exist as a human being".

by | March 21, 2019 | 05:59

Father and son, 44-year-old Khaled Mustafa and 15-year-old Hamza, were laid to rest in a Janaza service at Memorial Park Cemetery in Linwood. "The vast majority of New Zealanders will support this change". "I have to say that some of those victims will take a little longer", he said. As of reporting time, a police spokesperson had confirmed that the post-mortem of all 50 bodies had been completed and that 21 of the deceased had been identified.

by | March 21, 2019 | 05:42

The parents of one victim of the mass shooting at a movie theatre in Aurora, Colorado, in 2012 set up a campaign called No Notoriety to tackle perpetrator-focused news coverage. At once this observation closes the gap between settled the majority communities in a society and "outsiders", bridges the colour and race divide between white and non-white, and the marker of religion between New Zealand's Christian majority and Muslims.

by | March 21, 2019 | 05:14

He has done similar land portraits of Democratic nominees in the past. Reacting on "The Five", Dana Perino said she believes nixing the Electoral College is becoming a "litmus test" for the Democratic Party in 2020. Because you know at the end of the day Delaware's three electoral votes will go to that Democrat. Trump tweeted on Tuesday night . The notion of the Electoral College as a means by which the votes of rural, white Americans enjoy greater influence than those cast by the ...

by | March 21, 2019 | 04:46

Hasn't been for me. "I don't care if he's president of United States, owns all the real estate in NY or is building the greatest immigration system in the world". Democratic candidates across the country and across the party's political spectrum are lining up to run against President Donald Trump next year.

by | March 21, 2019 | 03:00

Immigration law tells the government to pick those people up when they are released from custody and then hold them while an immigration court decides whether they should be deported. The Washington Examiner reported Justice Samuel Alito wrote the majority opinion for the court. The case centered on immigrants Mony Preap and Bassam Yusuf Khoury, lawful permanent residents who had been convicted of crimes and sentenced to prison.

by | March 20, 2019 | 05:22

An 18-year-old local man was charged with "intent to excite hostility or ill-will", but court officials would not elaborate. Facebook said it had removed 1.5 million videos of the attack in the first 24 hours, and it was also removing all edited versions, even those without graphic content.

by | March 19, 2019 | 07:08

According to eyewitnesses quoted in Dutch media, as many as four gunmen shot down at least seven people, and then escaped on foot towards the town's central train station. Heavily armed officers flooded the area, while emergency services cordoned off streets around the busy intersection and urged the public to steer clear.

by | March 19, 2019 | 06:41

More than 1,000 people were feared dead in Mozambique four days after a cyclone slammed into the country, submerging entire villages and leaving bodies floating in the floodwaters, the nation's president said . As Cyclone Idai sweeps across southern Africa cutting off cities such as Beira in Mozambique and flooding farms, the United Nations and humanitarian partners estimate Sh4 billion is needed for emergency relief.

by | March 19, 2019 | 05:43

Grief continued to wash across the nation on March 18, with New Zealanders of all stripes gathering to express revulsion over the killings- and a unified front against racial hatred. On Monday, the family was still waiting for the release of Hussein's body. "I know when it happened it would have been bad, but just before that he was with his God".

by | March 17, 2019 | 08:01

Tarrant on Saturday was charged with only one count of murder, though Prime Minister Ardern assured the public that more charges will be added as the judicial process continues. Forty-nine people were killed and dozens more were left injured in two separate attacks on two mosques in Christchurch . "As Christians we Cook Islanders have come to accept the church as a place of refuge, of safety and of comfort".

by | March 17, 2019 | 07:32

The attacks targeted the Masjid al Noor mosque, where 41 people died, and a second, smaller mosque in the suburb of Linwood, where seven more died. Both mosques are in Christchurch's city center and police have placed the two locations on lockdown.

by | March 17, 2019 | 05:12

We'll stop it", Strzok replied. This entire investigation into Clinton was sparked by the fact that she had used a private email server during her time serving as secretary of state. A transcript of Page's remarks was published Tuesday as part of a major document release by the ranking Republican on the House Judiciary Committee, Georgia Rep.

by | March 17, 2019 | 03:28

The prime minister thus plans to make a third attempt to have parliament agree to a divorce deal - which the MPs have already rejected twice - next week, in advance of an upcoming European Union summit. May has essentially handed Brexit supporters an ultimatum - ratify her deal by Wednesday or face a long delay to Brexit that would open up the possibility that Britain never even leaves.

by | March 17, 2019 | 01:28

A preliminary review of the device and how it was configured at the time of the crash indicated that it was set to push down the nose, according to the person, who wasn't authorized to speak publicly about the investigation. are also taking part. Boeing executives announced that they had paused delivery of the Max, although the company planned to continue building the jets while it weighs the effect of the grounding on production.

by | March 16, 2019 | 03:56

Yeah, they're hella dumb, but those who work in White Houses should not throw stones. In the days following a news conference in August 2017 in which President Donald Trump said "there is blame on both sides" of a deadly white nationalist protest in Charlottesville, Virginia, his daughter Ivanka Trump said in a meeting with a White House adviser, "My dad's not a racist; he didn't mean any of it", according to a New York Times report published Monday on a forthcoming book.

by | March 16, 2019 | 03:23

Choe said Washington threw away a golden opportunity at the summit and warned that Kim might rethink a moratorium on missile launches and nuclear tests, the AP said. "I saw the remark that she made", Pompeo said. "And following that we continued to have very professional conversations". Why call for another summit to offer the same basic deal Trump has offered all along? Images of a site known as Sanumdong, taken by the companies DigitalGlobe and Planet, show vehicles, rail cars and cranes ...

by | March 16, 2019 | 03:19

Worshippers, possibly dead or wounded, lay huddled on the floor of the mosque, the video showed. 30 people are confirmed to have been killed inside the Al Noor mosque on Deans Avenue in Christchurch's west. Earlier, armed officers were deployed after receiving reports of shots fired at the centrally-located mosque at 1:40 pm local time. Police are asking people not to share the "extremely distressing" footage online.

by | March 16, 2019 | 03:05

The comment piece advised New Delhi to resort to quiet diplomacy instead of extensively directing aggressive rhetoric to pressurize Beijing , the Azhar issue could have been better addressed. The decision by the French authorities came days after China put on hold their joint request along with Britain and the United States to add Azhar to the United Nations terror.

by | March 16, 2019 | 02:31

Moments before using his veto card, a resolution was passed in Congress in which a dozen Red Shirts jumped to the Democrat side in voting against Trump's National State of Emergency. That resolution seeking to end US backing for the Saudi Arabian-led coalition fighting in Yemen was approved in the aftermath of the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul and is expected to be the subject of Trump's second veto.

by | March 16, 2019 | 02:28

In Europe, students packed streets and squares in London, Copenhagen, Rome, Vienna, Zurich and Lisbon. Students take part in a "youth strike to act on climate change " demonstration in Paris, France , March 15, 2019. Saba was also helping pass around a petition for her fellow students to sign. "There aren't many avenues through which we can get politicians to listen".

by | March 15, 2019 | 04:00

The conspiracy first took off on social media in 2017 when a Twitter user posted non-photoshopped side-by-side photos to make a case the woman who appeared by Trump's side during a public event was not his wife. "Look how short she looks". One host surmised Melania might have been wearing flats. Hosts of the ABC program debated whether an impostor had traveled with Trump.

by | March 15, 2019 | 03:01

Watches, warnings and advisories for the storm cover about 1.5 million square miles, which is roughly half of the area of the continental United States - and they stretch from the Mexican border to the Canadian border. There were no immediate reports of injuries. As the storm moves across the USA, a mix of severe weather is expected to accompany it. "Please stop by the customer service booths on Concourses A, B or at baggage claim 9 in the terminal and pick up a blanket", the airport tweet ...

by | March 15, 2019 | 02:58

Gerry Connelly of Virginia told CNN ". For the record, impeachment is political action, not a legal one, and the constitution's language is quite vague, leaving it up to congressional interpretation. Pelosi suggested that impeachment should not be pursued "unless there's something so compelling and overwhelming and bipartisan". "We are not governing with a focus on impeachment", Mr.