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by | September 26, 2018 | 20:09

Bolton's comments came the same day that President Donald Trump characterized Iran as instigating "chaos, death and destruction" in an address to the United Nations . But he added that much work remains to be done. Rocket Man is on a suicide mission for himself and for his regime. The White House promised Monday to keep exerting "maximum pressure" on Iran and said new sanctions were in the pipeline while insisting that the United States was not seeking the overthrow of Tehran's ...

by | September 26, 2018 | 17:35

Mitchell worked in the Maricopa County Attorney's office in Phoenix as the chief of the Special Victims Division, which covers sex crimes and family violence. The controversy over Kavanaugh is unfolding just weeks before November 6 congressional elections in which Democrats are trying to take control of Congress from Trump's fellow Republicans, against a backdrop of the #MeToo movement fighting sexual harassment and assault.

by | September 26, 2018 | 14:43

The Trinamool Congress hailed the Supreme Court judgement which struck down Section 57 of the Aadhaar Act which allowed corporate entities to access its data. In March, the apex court extended the deadline for linking Aadhaar with mobile services, opening new bank accounts and other services until it passes its verdict on the pending constitutional challenge before it.

by | September 25, 2018 | 06:46

In a 2016 op-ed article in The Wall Street Journal , Francisco took aim at James Comey, then the FBI director, accusing Comey of acting in political interests by watering down an investigation into Hillary Clinton , the 2016 Democratic presidential nominee.

by | September 25, 2018 | 02:40

Russian Federation laid the blame on Israel, saying Israeli fighter jets had pushed the plane into Syria's line of fire. Russian Federation has agreed to supply the Syrian government with a surface-to-air missile defense system as it continues to try to prop up the regime there.

by | September 24, 2018 | 01:49

Local officials had first said that 100 people had been rescued. Tanzania has a history of maritime disasters for over two decades. In a televised address, the president said the ferry captain had been detained after leaving the steering to someone who was not properly trained.

by | September 24, 2018 | 01:45

King's remarks echo President Donald Trump's skepticism of the allegations. As the back-and-forth continued late Friday and into Saturday, Republican senators on the Judiciary Committee began to grow tired of the extended talks. Some Republicans have said independent counsel should do the questioning, while Ford has requested that senators themselves question her. "I have never done anything like what the accuser describes -- to her or to anyone".

by | September 24, 2018 | 01:31

The IRNA report said those wounded in the attack Saturday included a woman and a child. Mobile phone footage published by the state-run Islamic Republic News Agency showed members of Iran's IRGC and army forces in dress uniform scrambling to the ground while gunfire erupted around them.

by | September 24, 2018 | 01:03

That response seemed a setback to Ford supporters' efforts to corroborate her claim. Other terms of the public hearing will be negotiated Sunday. Ms Ford's lawyers asked for another day. Kavanaugh will return before the committee this week when it hears from Christine Blasey Ford , who says Kavanaugh attempted to sexually assault her in high school.

by | September 22, 2018 | 18:58

Hardliners like the IRGC have gained standing at the expense of pragmatists in Iran's multi-tiered leadership since president Donald Trump decided in May to pull the United States out of the 2015 global nuclear deal with Tehran and reimpose sanctions in moves to isolate the Islamic Republic.

by | September 22, 2018 | 18:36

After winning the elections, Imran Khan was sworn in on August 18. Khan expressed his distress at seeing conflict between Muslim nations and insisted that Pakistan is willing to play a reconciliatory role, adding that he believes political and diplomatic solutions should take priority over military solutions.

by | September 22, 2018 | 17:00

A woman says one of the men testifying to the character of Supreme Court nominee and alleged sexual assailant Brett Kavanaugh hosted a party where she was sexually assaulted. " Brett Kavanaugh could serve on the court for 40 years, what's another 24 hours to make sure we get this right?" "Your cavalier treatment of a sexual assault survivor who has been doing her best to cooperate with the committee is completely inappropriate", Katz wrote as she demanded an additional day's delay ...

by | September 21, 2018 | 20:15

Hirono also railed against Grassley's assertion that Republicans have done all they can do to contact Ford and have her appear before his committee, telling ABC's "World News Tonight" on Wednesday that "That's such bulls*** I can hardly stand it".

by | September 21, 2018 | 19:11

She had been swimming on Wednesday from a yacht in Cid harbour on Whitsunday Island off the Queensland state coast when she was attacked. A rescue helicopter scrambled to the region was just 15 minutes away from the scene due to an earlier operation.

by | September 21, 2018 | 18:11

On the subject of a second referendum vote, she said she would "not break up my country or disrespect the referendum result". British Prime Minister Theresa May Friday warned that Brexit talks had hit an impasse and called on European leaders to present new proposals as negotiations between the two sides turn increasingly acrimonious.

by | September 21, 2018 | 16:55

Police said that a woman was taken into police custody but did not comment further. Police said it was not immediately clear why she attacked the children and adults. They came downstairs and saw a 52-year-old woman stabbing three female infants with a butcher knife and machete. Charges are pending. Police said a butcher knife and meat cleaver were found at the scene.

by | September 21, 2018 | 15:31

Ford and Senate Democrats had demanded the FBI first reopen Kavanaugh's background investigation to include her claims. Responding on Twitter to Democratic criticism, the Republican-led Judiciary Committee defended Grassley's approach and described how its staff members have contacted four people alleged to have been present at the house where the alleged incident occurred.

by | September 20, 2018 | 15:22

The Israeli military said its fighter jets were targeting a Syrian military facility near Latakia involved in providing weapons for Iran's Lebanese proxy Hezbollah and has insisted it warned Russian Federation of the coming raid in accordance with deconfliction agreements.

by | September 20, 2018 | 14:31

The storm later blew on to Hong Kong and southern China , where it caused more deaths and damage. Hong Kong began a massive clean-up Monday after the typhoon raked the city, shredding trees and bringing damaging floods in a trail of destruction.

by | September 20, 2018 | 08:17

Ousted Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam and son-in-law were released from prison on Wednesday, hours after a top court suspended their sentences in a major corruption case that wrecked their political career. Maryam was convicted for concealing ownership of the properties. In its verdict, accountability court said that Maryam "aided, assisted, abetted, attempted and acted in conspiracy with her father".

by | September 19, 2018 | 22:40

Russian Federation has frequently boasted about its air defences in Syria and their ability to repel attacks from even top-of-the-line United States stealth jets. The Syrian government, in a statement published by state media, said it welcomed any agreement that spared blood. He said the Israeli pilots "could not have failed to see the Russian aircraft, as it was coming in to land from a height of 5 km (three miles)".

by | September 19, 2018 | 22:14

On Monday, Polish President Andrzej Duda made a direct appeal to Trump for a permanent US base when they met in Washington . "We believe that the presence of the United States is a guarantor of security in our part of Europe ..." Trump is reported to have ordered a review of costs of basing U.S.

by | September 19, 2018 | 22:15

WMTV reports victims were transported to University of Wisconsin hospital. Foulke says officers were alerted to an active shooter situation at about 10:25 a.m. Lahmers said she knew one co-worker had been grazed by a bullet but was otherwise OK. "We have a good group". A CBS Madison reporter, tweeting from the scene, says she sees "at least 50 cop cars" and one ambulance leaving the area.

by | September 19, 2018 | 22:00

Still, the attorney said Ford does not regret bringing the allegation, which has put Kavanaugh's confirmation process for the supreme court in doubt. The president said he was "totally supporting" Kavanaugh and felt "terribly" for him and his family. She added that these measures - including the FBI investigation, which Kavanaugh accuser Christine Blasey Ford is calling for - can't be avoided if lawmakers really want to find the truth.

by | September 18, 2018 | 11:35

Mueller also obtained guilty pleas from two other people (Alex van der Zwaan and Richard Pinedo) and indicted 26 Russians on charges related to the attack on the 2016 election. This week in the Russian Federation investigation: Paul Manafort turns state's evidence ... what will he tell the government? "I understand why Rudy Giuliani wants to put this in the most positive light", Dershowitz acknowledged.

by | September 18, 2018 | 11:26

One observer in the business sector said the administration may have reduced its planned tariff level after hearing public comments, hoping companies would not immediately hike prices for consumer goods to pass along the costs. Chinese and USA officials end trade talks in Washington without major breakthrough; FBN's Susan Li reports. Apple said recently its Apple Watch, AirPods, MacMini and a variety of chargers and adapters would be caught in the tariff war.

by | September 18, 2018 | 09:27

The North was "willing to denuclearise", Moon said Thursday, while the U.S. was willing to "end hostile relations" and provide security guarantees, "but there is a blockage as both sides are demanding each other to act first". The U.S. accused Russian Federation of alerting an independent United Nations report to cover up Russia's alleged violation of United Nations sanctions on North Korea, as Radio Liberty reports .

by | September 17, 2018 | 15:04

A spokesperson for the United Kingdom government said the two men who appeared on RT were the same men suspected of poisoning the Skripals. Two journalists say the passport file of one of the suspects in the poisoning of a Russian former double agent and his daughter in England contains a telephone number that appears to belong to Russia's Defense Ministry.

by | September 17, 2018 | 14:18

Calderdale has been issued with a severe weather warning as Storm Helene begins to make its presence felt in the region. The weather warning was extended to into northern England and the far southeast of Scotland yesterday, according to the Met Office .

by | September 17, 2018 | 13:43

Governor Rick Scott, who is running for the U.S. senate, tweeted: "I've been to Puerto Rico 7 times & saw devastation firsthand". The true human cost of Maria, and the chaotic federal response to the storm, triggered a year-long controversy, which Trump revived this week even as another powerful hurricane, Florence , bore down on the East Coast.

by | September 17, 2018 | 13:16

In breaking world record, the 33-year-old clocked two hours, one minute 39 seconds to shave more than a minute off the record of 2:02:57 set by compatriot Dennis Kimetto on the same course in 2014. But even after the last pacemaker peeled off after 25km, Kipchoge showed no sign of slowing, passing the 30km mark in 1:26:45, with a pace of 2:52 per km, with thousands of Berliners lining the streets and firing him on.

by | September 15, 2018 | 19:09

Others on social media are questioning if perhaps Trump's attorneys had the original statement ready, not expecting the Manafort plea deal to involve cooperation, and then modified it after realizing with Manafort flipping they may need to again resort to the defense strategy of calling him a liar, like they did with Cohen in the past.

by | September 15, 2018 | 15:57

The U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs said on Monday that more than 30,000 people had so far fled their homes in northwest Syria since the resumption of bombardments in the area, and warned that an operation into Idlib could set 800,000 people to flight.

by | September 14, 2018 | 18:43

Such filings typically indicate that a deal has been reached. "We don't have all the details yet but I'd say the signs for Donald Trump aren't very good because.Manafort will know a lot about Donald Trump and his dealings, not just in America but overseas".

by | September 14, 2018 | 18:22

On Wednesday, Puerto Rican officials said about 20,000 pallets of water bottles shipped to Puerto Rico after Maria went unused and became too contaminated to drink. "It was just such a powerful storm", the congressman said, adding that he believes Trump "has been, I think, overly criticized for his response". Abby Garcia did not see the president's tweet until she got off work Thursday evening.

by | September 13, 2018 | 19:57

Puerto Rico, an unincorporated territory of the U.S., is home to some 3.3 million people. The official death count increased months after the storm because the government of Puerto Rico originally did not acknowledge counts from news outlets investigating the impact of the storm.

by | September 13, 2018 | 18:13

MANILA-Moderate to heavy rains are expected in most parts of the country starting Wednesday (Sept. 12) as the strong typhoon with worldwide name "Mangkhut" continues to gain strength and moves westward into the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR).

by | September 11, 2018 | 13:26

The latest escalation comes as residents of Idlib and many players in the worldwide community, including President Trump and Vice President Mike Pence, express new concerns about a Syrian attack on Idlib. Aid organisations have warned that any military campaign to retake the region of almost three million people on the Turkish border could spark one of the worst humanitarian disasters in Syria's seven-year war.

by | September 11, 2018 | 12:17

But Beijing will struggle to keep responding in kind as it imports less than Dollars 200 billion in U.S. goods per year. And I hate to say this but, behind that, there's another US$267 billion ready to go on short notice, if I want. In a letter written to the US Trade Representative on Friday, Apple some of its popular products will get hit by the 25 per cent increase in import tax.

by | September 10, 2018 | 16:29

US President Donald Trump's threats of "fire and fury" and North Korea's pledge to turn the US into a "sea of fire" however never materialised - and now Trump and Kim seem to be buddies. North Korea's state-run media published Friday what it said was an "indictment" by its South Korean wing, denouncing USA forces on the peninsula and calling their withdrawal "the irresistible trend of the times".

by | September 10, 2018 | 15:48

The couple raised the money after Bobbitt helped McClure when she was stranded last fall in Philadelphia. "We are working with law enforcement officials to ensure Johnny receives all of the funds raised on his behalf", the company told Gizmodo .

by | September 10, 2018 | 13:44

Police identified Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov as the men who tried to kill Russian former double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia with Novichok in March. Police on Wednesday gave new details about what Basu called "one of the most complex investigations" the force had ever seen. Police say the suspects, both about 40, flew from Moscow to London on Russian passports two days before the Skripals were poisoned on March 4.

by | September 10, 2018 | 13:29

The former president jumped into the campaign fray Saturday in Anaheim, Calif., a former Republican stronghold, to remind voters to cast ballots for Democratic congressional candidates in the upcoming midterm elections, ABC News reported. Pence said Obama's criticism would draw a favourable contrast between Democrats and Republicans in the campaign. "I wish he had gone a little harder on Trump", said Lee Rice, 73, an electrician from Oakdale in California's central valley.

by | September 08, 2018 | 22:08

The blaze was human-caused, officials said, without indicating whether it was arson or an accident. The fast-moving fire forced truck drivers to abandon their rigs on the highway. Sergeant Alex Walker, 28, of Burnham Army Camp, is greeted by Lieutenant-Colonel Terry McDonald on arriving back at Auckland International Airport after six weeks fighting the Carr and Hirz fires in California.

by | September 08, 2018 | 20:00

Papadopoulos soon made contact with a mysterious Maltese academic, Joseph Mifsud. In court Friday, prosecutor Andrew Goldstein said Papadopoulos's cooperation "didn't come close to the standard of substantial assistance". In a court filing August 31, Papadopoulos's lawyers painted him as a political newcomer "eager to show his value to the campaign", and quickly got in over his head.

by | September 07, 2018 | 16:29

The UN has warned that an all-out offensive in Idlib will lead to death and destruction even greater than that seen previously in Syria, including the displacement of another 800,000 civilians - most of whom are likely to seek refuge in nearby Turkey, which already hosts 3.5 million war refugees.

by | September 07, 2018 | 12:18

The focus of the letter was an emphasis on written questions for the President, according to one source. The president's lawyers have tried to fight against accepting a formal interview , saying Mueller can use the more than 1 million documents the legal team provided investigators to determine if Trump conspired with Russian Federation.

by | September 07, 2018 | 09:46

The op-ed appeared just a day after excerpts of journalist Bob Woodward's latest book were published, portraying a West Wing in chaos and quoting senior officials disparaging Trump's leadership and competence. In this case, the newspaper considered that the person's job would clearly be at risk and that the person could even be physically threatened, Dao said.

by | September 06, 2018 | 23:54

The 51-year-old was a California native, and she was one of 16 people involved in a high-speed boat crash over the holiday weekend. The recreational boats - one carrying 10 people and another with six people on board-collided Saturday in Moabi Regional Park as darkness was falling on a rushing river crowded with holiday weekend boaters, making the rescue operation hard.

by | September 03, 2018 | 22:57

Roberto Robadey, a spokesman for the Rio fire department, is quoted by the Associated Press news agency as saying that the hydrants closest to the museum were not working and that firefighters had to get water from a nearby lake. He said the museum, a former palace that was once the official resident of the royal family, had never had necessary support. The value of our history can not be measured by the damage to the building that housed the royal family during the empire.