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by | November 14, 2018 | 06:30

A meeting of the Irish Cabinet has been called for 9.30am "to consider developments". May's government may yet see more cabinet resignations this week. But we need to prepare for all options'. The pound rallied on news of a deal, rising 1.5 per cent against the dollar to $1.3038. He suggested the DUP might withdraw its support for May's government if that was the case.

by | November 14, 2018 | 04:51

While Trump called the reporter who asked about the video "dishonest", that was mild compared to his treatment of April Ryan , a White House correspondent for American Urban Radio Networks , and CNN's Abby Phillip . Sanders, who hasn't said where the tweeted video came from, noted that it clearly shows Acosta made contact with the intern. In stark contrast to Coolidge's civic awareness, the sitting president instead carries on with a childish mentality of, "If people aren't treating ...

by | November 12, 2018 | 13:44

Queensland Police said it has conducted a national investigation "with multiple government, law enforcement and intelligence agencies " - as well as a police task force in the state. September 9 - Brisbane man rushed to hospital after eating punnet of strawberries containing needle. Ordinarily, the charges carry a maximum three year jail term, however Police will allege their was "a circumstance of aggravation" raising the possible jail time to 10 years.

by | November 11, 2018 | 18:46

The 118 passengers on board the Boeing 757-200 included 82 Canadians. The airport said on its Facebook page that the injuries were considered to be non-life-threatening. He recalled that it was not too long after take off that the Captain of the plane announced that there was now an issue with the airplane's hydraulics system and he would need to return to Guyana.

by | November 11, 2018 | 18:20

The Sandiganbayan said the former first lady can have provisional liberty if she posts a cash bond while appealing the conviction. Imelda's son Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr narrowly lost the vice-presidential election in 2016, a result he is now challenging, and many see him as the natural successor to President Duterte.

by | November 11, 2018 | 17:54

U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis said the U.S. supported Riyadh decision for Washington to halt refueling of aircraft. Earlier this year, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis defended US military support to Saudi-led coalition forces in Yemen, when lawmakers weighed forcing the Pentagon to end Washington's involvement in the conflict.

by | November 10, 2018 | 11:45

Friday morning. No injuries were reported, the Star-News reported. Topsail High, Topsail Middle, and Topsail Elementary remain on lockdown as of 8:41 a.m., according to Pender County Schools spokeswoman Miranda Ferguson. Parents planning to take their children to school this morning are asked not to do so at this time since all schools are on lockdown. Regardless, officials are taking the situation very seriously to ensure everyone's safety.

by | November 10, 2018 | 11:02

The fires , one in the north of the state and another to the south near Los Angeles, are moving fast, driven by strong winds. At least two firefighters have been injured and multiple civilians injured, but number aren't available yet, Butte County Fire Battalion Chief Bill Reid said Thursday.

by | November 10, 2018 | 10:11

The official was briefed on the investigation but not authorized to discuss it publicly and spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity. Then he said he saw the gunman , wearing a small black head covering and black hoodie and holding a handgun. Cole Knapp, a freshman at Moorpark College, said he was inside the bar when the shooting began, but he thought at first that it was "just someone with an M-80, just kind of playing a prank".

by | November 10, 2018 | 10:07

Russian Federation said in October it was time to consider the possibility of relaxing the worldwide restrictions against Pyongyang amid commitment expressed by North Korea's leadership to denuclearize of the Korean Peninsula. The cancellation of the talks comes just a week after North Korea threatened to resume its nuclear weapons programme if the United States failed to lift sanctions against the country.

by | November 10, 2018 | 08:05

Florida Politics has reached out to the former congressman for further comment. To this point there's been no public disclosure of how many votes are in their possession and how many do we have to count. Bill Nelson have pending cases alleging ballots were mishandled. But some Republicans, like Raschein, say they can't account for Scott's lack of apparent support in the Keys, noting, among other actions, his quick reaction in sending resources following September 2017's devastating ...

by | November 09, 2018 | 09:10

With a House majority, Democrats will have the power to investigate Mr Trump's tax returns, possible business conflicts of interest and allegations involving his 2016 campaign's links to Russian Federation. Democrats were able to ride opposition to Trump to wins in more Democratic-leaning states like NY and deep-red states like Oklahoma. And in North Dakota, Democratic Senator Heidi Heitkamp was ousted by her Republican challenger.

by | November 09, 2018 | 08:45

President Donald Trump named Whitaker as acting attorney general after Sessions resigned Wednesday. US Attorney General Jeff Sessions has endured more than a year of criticism from Donald Trump over the Mueller inquiry. Mueller's team also has been pressing for an interview with Trump. A spokeswoman for the Justice Department said that the acting attorney general - meaning Whitaker - is in charge of "all matters" within the department, including the Russian Federation probe.

by | November 09, 2018 | 08:38

Ocasio-Cortez could lose her title of the youngest woman elected to Congress in a matter of hours. Ayanna Pressley , congresswoman-elect for Massachusetts' 7th district. With results still coming in, 94 women have won or are projected to win their House races as of early Wednesday morning, up from the current 84. The Democrats may not have gotten quite the blue wave they were hoping for ー but for women in politics, Election Day was an indisputable success.

by | November 09, 2018 | 08:22

Acosta: "Why did you characterise it as such?" Are you freaking kidding me? "No, not at all". They began sparring after Acosta asked Trump about the caravan of migrants heading from Latin America to the southern United States border.

by | November 09, 2018 | 07:37

The 737 Max 8 aircrafts that the company makes could be getting incorrect input from their "angle of attack" sensor, which is the angle of the airplane or its wings compared to wind. However, the Times noted, there has been no evidence of widespread problems with airspeed indicators in the Max 8 fleet. A Lion Air passenger jet has been involved in another accident - just a week after a plane from the Indonesian airline crashed with the loss of all 189 people on board.

by | November 09, 2018 | 05:56

The shooter has been identified as Ian David Long , a 28-year-old former US Marine with mental health problems. Tom Hanson, 70, who lives next door to Long and his mother, said Thursday that he called the police about six months ago when he heard "heavy-duty banging" and shouting coming from the Longs' home.

by | November 09, 2018 | 05:52

Whitaker has not been a fan. Previously he was a conservative legal commentator who was critical of the scope of Mueller's probe. That investigation is now being lead by former FBI director Robert Mueller , who was appointed by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and has overseen the probe's work.

by | November 08, 2018 | 09:14

Sessions quickly issued his own resignation letter , admitting that he was resigning at Trump's request. Matthew Whitaker , Sessions' chief of staff, will serve as acting attorney general , Trump announced Wednesday afternoon. Mr Trump has at various times belittled Mr Sessions as "beleaguered", "VERY weak", and "DISGRACEFUL". The president has repeatedly criticised Mr Sessions, a former Republican senator and early supporter of Mr Trump's longshot candidacy.

by | November 08, 2018 | 08:49

Watts claimed Shanann had killed one daughter and was actively trying to kill the other when he attacked her in an act of passion. Taking a stab at Colorado governor John Hickenlooper, who had repeatedly opposed the execution of another death row inmate Nathan Dunlap, Rourke said: 'We explained to them the extraordinary delays that now exist in the state of Colorado as a result of in part the actions of our current governor.

by | November 08, 2018 | 08:50

Data from the black box of the Lion Air 737 Max that fell into the sea with 189 people onboard has confirmed there was an issue with the plane's airspeed indicator. Indonesia's National Transportation Safety Committee (KNKT) said today the airspeed indicator was damaged for the last four flights of the Boeing Co.

by | November 08, 2018 | 08:12

After disposing of the wheelbarrow outside of town, Chitwood said Ramos enlisted the help of two of his friends, both 17, to help him dispose of the body and stage a burglary. Officials with the Sheriff's Office said the 15-year-old called 911 Friday, claiming to have found his home burglarized, his mother nowhere to be found and her auto running.

by | November 08, 2018 | 07:56

Given this information, Meredith and Morse say there's no reason to believe Hillary Clinton would have won Florida in the 2016 presidential election if the state's felons had been allowed to vote. In March, U.S. District Judge Mark Walker issued an injunction for Scott to initiate a new clemency system to restore felons' voter rights by April.

by | November 08, 2018 | 06:27

Half a century ago this week, New York's Shirley Chisholm was elected the first black woman in Congress, and several of the black women elected Tuesday have said their campaigns were inspired by her example. Republicans retained control of the Senate. It was the culmination of two years of anger, frustration and activism driven by women appalled by Donald Trump's election and presidency.

by | November 07, 2018 | 11:28

Police identified the shooter early Saturday morning as 40-year-old Scott Paul Beierle. Police said "he has been the subject of prior calls for service in the Tallahassee area related to harassment of young women" but did not elaborate. "I ran back over and the next thing I know I'm grabbing a broom, the only thing I can, and I hit him again". Beierle then fatally shot himself inside the studio.

by | November 07, 2018 | 10:02

After two weeks of denials that the kingdom had anything to do with the journalist's disappearance, Saudi officials said that he had been killed during a fight with a team of rogue extradition agents, who had been arrested. Khashoggi died after visiting the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on October 2. Abdullah Khashoggi said: "I really hope that whatever happened wasn't painful for him, or it was quick ".

by | November 07, 2018 | 09:43

Election systems in Wisconsin are secure thanks to the Wisconsin Elections Commission's strong partnerships with federal and state agencies and local election officials. Maybe your name isn't on the registered voter's list. But you will need to provide ID later for your vote to be counted. "7 p.m., get in and vote", Johnson said.

by | November 07, 2018 | 09:15

It was a bitter fight, in which Mr Trump branded Mr Cruz "Lyin' Ted" and insulted his wife. The race was the most expensive in the U.S. Senate's history and the first to surpass $100 million in total fundraising. That's despite Cruz being one of the fiercest supporters of the president and the policies of the Republican-controlled Congress since then, despite getting to the Senate in 2012 as a tea party insurgent intent on enraging establishment leaders from both parties.

by | November 06, 2018 | 02:00

Byler's grandfather, William Byler, told the TV station that the couple died when a helicopter that had departed the wedding reception in crashed. Ackerman and Byler had been classmates in university , where they were both members of the rodeo team.

by | November 06, 2018 | 01:42

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday, "Starting today, Iran will have zero oil revenue to spend on any of these things". The Administration has granted waivers to eight countries that have reduced their oil purchases from Iran but not stopped them entirely.

by | November 04, 2018 | 22:59

Oprah Winfrey has quashed rumours that she will make a bid for the USA presidency by telling voters at a rally in Georgia, "I don't want to run". Georgia Secretary of State and Republican gubernatorial candidate Brian Kemp opened an investigation into the state's Democratic Party Sunday, alleging a failed attempt to hack the Georgia voter registration system.

by | November 04, 2018 | 20:36

On Friday, Donald Trump's United States administration announced the restoration of sanctions on Iran's shipping, financial and energy sectors, the second batch of penalties to be restored after the USA president withdrew the U.S. The sanctions take effect Monday and cover Iran's shipping, financial and energy sectors. On Monday, the USA pullout from that deal will be complete, with sanctions back in place.

by | November 04, 2018 | 20:08

The United States and Britain have called for an end to the conflict, raising pressure on Saudi Arabia as it faces a global outcry over the murder of prominent Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on October 2.

by | November 03, 2018 | 04:54

The two countries have been working to avert direct confrontation, even as Turkey aims to crush the Kurdish YPG militia. The city is controlled by the US-backed Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG), which Turkey considers a terrorist group.

by | November 03, 2018 | 04:18

Yesterday, the DoJ charged Low along with two other Goldman and Sach's bankers, including celebrity Kimora Lee Simmons' husband Tim Leissner and Malaysian Roger Ng Chong Hwa. The Justice Department in 2016 moved to recover more than $1 billion that it said had been stolen, filing a civil complaint that sought the forfeiture of property, including a Manhattan penthouse, a Beverly Hills mansion, a luxury jet and paintings by Vincent Van Gogh and Claude Monet.

by | November 03, 2018 | 03:59

The murder of Mr Khashoggi , a Washington Post columnist and vocal critic of Saudi Arabia's de facto ruler Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman , sparked global outrage and threw the oil-rich nation into crisis. This is what is understood from the prosecutor's statement, said Aktay, as per AFP . After weeks of grisly rumours, Turkey's chief prosecutor has confirmed that journalist Jamal Khashoggi was strangled and dismembered as soon as he entered the Saudi consulate in Istanbul one ...

by | November 02, 2018 | 19:18

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan had urged Saudi Arabia to disclose the facts behind the brutal murder including who ordered Khashoggi's murder and the location of his body. Following the worldwide outrage over the macabre circumstances on Jamal Khashoggi's case, the Saudi public prosecutor reversed its statement and declared that the killing was premeditated.

by | November 02, 2018 | 18:07

Buses in China often have surveillance cameras. When she struck him again, he abruptly turned the steering wheel left, swerving into oncoming traffic before crashing into the railings on the side of a bridge - screaming can be heard as the video stops.

by | November 02, 2018 | 17:39

He said those countries had made efforts to eliminate their imports but could not complete the task by Monday's deadline. Qassemi said the United States carried out numerous measures and spent huge sums to exert pressure on worldwide banks, companies, commercial enterprises and institutions in order to dissuade them from working with Iran but all such efforts failed to bear fruit.

by | November 02, 2018 | 16:44

Bracamontes is a ruthless murderer who made headlines for his lack of remorse and violent outbursts in court, but what the video wanted viewers to focus on is that he was in the United States illegally at the time of his daylong crime spree.

by | November 02, 2018 | 15:50

But Pompeo emphasized, as Trump has, that "not only do we have important commercial relationships, but important strategic relationships, national security relationships with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia , and we intend to make sure that those relationships remain intact".

by | November 02, 2018 | 15:17

The Gaza-based Palestinian Center for Human Rights said its investigations concluded the three approached the area Sunday evening "in an attempt to sneak through the border fence". A preliminary probe by the Israeli army concluded that Israeli soldiers did not fire directly at the Palestinian medic. Islamic Jihad, which sometimes acts independently from Hamas, was behind the latest rocket fire into Israel, which it said was in retaliation for the killing of four Palestinians during a Friday ...

by | November 02, 2018 | 14:41

Abrams is running on a campaign that includes Medicaid expansion, and "common-sense gun control", Winfrey noted. The audience cheered as Winfrey said: "I'm here today because of the men and because of the women who were lynched, who were humiliated, who were discriminated against, who were suppressed, who were repressed and oppressed".

by | November 01, 2018 | 22:20

Mueller's team is looking into whether U.S. President Donald Trump's campaign had ties to Russian Federation. This latest - albeit not entirely surprising - twist in the freakish effort to make the allegations against Mueller comes after mysterious claims that there was a payoff scheme to bring forward accusers, as well as the revelation that Wohl - a failed-hedge-fund-manager-turned-pro-Trump-Twitter-personality - had set up a fake private intel firm linked to the effort .

by | November 01, 2018 | 00:59

The children were getting on a school bus, which had it's stop arm activated, when an vehicle approaching vehicle failed to stop and struck four children, according to Sgt. The driver stayed at the scene. The National Transportation Safety Board sent a team to IN to help investigate the crash , the agency said. Shepherd was being held at the Fulton County Jail with a surety bond of $15,000.

by | November 01, 2018 | 00:50

Not so fast, said House Speaker Paul Ryan . "Well you obviously can not do that", Ryan said, asked for his position on the president's proposal. Children born to unauthorized immigrants in the United States under the current interpretation of immigration law gain access to U.S. benefits. But attorney George T.

by | October 31, 2018 | 15:28

However, the president is confident in his ability to overturn the law. Because birthright citizenship is protected by the Constitution, Trump's executive order will likely force courts to enter a constitutional debate over the 14th Amendment .

by | October 31, 2018 | 15:14

It is nearly 29 metres taller than China's Spring Temple Buddha that stands at 153 metres, and nearly twice as high as the 93-metre Statue of Liberty in NY. The statue is made out of 22,500 million tonnes of cement. "Like India's Taj Mahal or the Egyptian pyramids, which could also be argued as extravagant, Patel's statue will also have a long-term value".

by | October 29, 2018 | 18:44

In the end, prosecutors who charged Sayoc with five federal crimes Friday say the fervent President Donald Trump supporter unwittingly left behind a wealth of clues about the mailed pipe-bombs. In the interview on CNN, Steyer renewed his call for the president to be impeached and slammed Trump's rhetoric. Cory Booker and Kamala Harris, former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper and anti-Trump agitator Tom Steyer were also found.

by | October 29, 2018 | 18:30

Saudi Arabia's public prosecutor has said the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the kingdom's consulate in Istanbul was premeditated, reversing previous official statements that his death was unintended. The journalist's body has still not been found, and Saudi Arabia's public prosecutor is now saying that Khashoggi's murder was "premeditated". US Defence Secretary James Mattis said here that Washington was committed to "holding accountable" those responsible for killing ...