by | January 19, 2018 | 22:49

Prosecutors allege that Menendez engaged in a bribery scheme with co-defendant Salomon Melgen , a longtime friend, doing political favors for him in exchange for luxury hotel stays and campaign donations. Melgen was also charged in the case. "To those who were digging my political grave so they could jump into my seat, I know who you are and I won't forget you", he said at the time.

by | January 19, 2018 | 22:19

Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. The blizzard that wasn't on February 12-13 brought a layer of ice to most and approximately an inch of snow, according to NWS data released for Eaton and West Alexandria. Calm wind becoming north around 5 miles per hour. It will be mostly cloudy with a high near 39. Tonight Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent.

by | January 19, 2018 | 22:17

In a 2013 episode of " Sound of Freedom " Higbie said Americans with guns should be able to shoot undocumented immigrants who try to cross into the United States at the border. He also said he was bothered by black Americans calling themselves African-Americans when they had not been to Africa: "So barring dual citizenship, you're American or you're African, but you're not both".

by | January 19, 2018 | 22:17

Executive privilege allows the president and high-ranking members of the executive branch to withhold information from Congress or the courts on the grounds that disclosure could jeopardize national security, government operations or decision-making, or be contrary to the interests of the executive branch.

by | January 19, 2018 | 22:12

Joseph DurbinDemocrats turn on Al Franken Minnesota's largest newspaper calls on Franken to resign Democratic senator predicts Franken will resign Thursday MORE (D-Ill.) in Durbin's dispute with President TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse Democrat slams Donald Trump Jr.

by | January 19, 2018 | 22:12

The accord took effect in January 2016 and was supposed to facilitate Iran's foreign trade by terminating the nuclear-related sanctions, but the USA threats have discouraged major world banks and companies from working with Iran. If the UNSC receives a complaint of a breach it would then need to vote within 30 days on a resolution to extend sanctions relief. Under the nuclear deal, signed by Iran with six major powers including Britain, China, France, Germany, Russia and the US, Iran agreed ...

by | January 19, 2018 | 22:08

The totality will last around 1 hour and 16 minutes. Here's what else to know about the upcoming total lunar eclipse , supermoon and blue moon . So, if someone misses the rare event or is not able to clearly witness the vent, he or she can check social media to get spectacular photos of the super blood blue moon.

by | January 19, 2018 | 22:04

President Donald Trump heaped pressure on Democrats Friday to yield in an acrimonious budget showdown that threatens to shut down the U.S. government when money runs out at midnight - a year to the day after the Republican president took office.

by | January 19, 2018 | 21:58

He recognizes the irony of his test having helped a president who kept out war refugees, promoted a Muslim travel ban, is working to end chain migration where relatives help other relatives immigrate and reportedly used crude terms during Oval Office meetings to describe poor countries immigrants come from.

by | January 19, 2018 | 21:17

Democrats have been demanding protections for recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which the Trump administration has chose to end, in exchange for border security funding that could include money for Trump's promised border wall.

by | January 19, 2018 | 20:56

She said "others in the room were also using tough language". Trump began early Sunday morning in Palm Beach County with tweets blasting The Wall Street Journal for what he called incorrect reporting of his comments on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

by | January 19, 2018 | 20:58

In his opening statement, senior counsel Shyam Divan, who appeared for petitioners, reportedly said that the case at hand was unique because the Aadhaar project itself was without precedent-"no democratic society has adopted" anything like it.

by | January 19, 2018 | 20:55

They are Maggie Hassan, N.H., Martin Heinrich, N.M., Tim Kaine, Va., Angus King , I-Maine, Patrick Leahy, Vt., Jeanne Shaheen, N.H., Jon Tester , Mont., Tom Udall, N.M., and Mark Warner, Va. He later told reporters that a high-level bipartisan meeting earlier on Thursday had showed signs of promise. He said the previous administration "weaponized" the government shutdown in budget negotiations and did not encourage agencies to lessen the impact with unobligated funds.

by | January 19, 2018 | 20:52

Attorney Nicholas Crosby did not identify new evidence or suspects but said charges might be possible depending on the results of an ongoing investigation. Cadish said she might review the documents privately before making them public. 'It only makes sense that a party who is arguing that something has to be kept secret can't fully explain in public why it has to be kept secret, ' she said.

by | January 19, 2018 | 20:47

At the start of the video, you can hear the trooper call to ask for another auto to shut the ramp down because people were spinning out. "Once I seen it I stepped back, and then I had to run". The auto driver was ticketed for driving too fast for conditions. But Marshall claims there was nothing he could do. In the footage, the out-of-control sedan is seen traveling too fast for the conditions and speeding towards the tow truck.

by | January 19, 2018 | 20:48

They said Trump expressed a preference for immigrants from countries like Norway, which is overwhelmingly white. "One person who attended the meeting told aides they heard the latter expletive, while others recall the president saying the more widely reported "(expletive removed)", according to a person briefed on the meeting but not authorized to speak publicly about private conversations.

by | January 19, 2018 | 20:34

Kodak was ultimately arrested for grand theft of a firearm, possession of over 20 grams of marijuana, two counts of possession of a weapon by a felon, two counts of probation violation and child neglect. Sadly, Kodak has had a very troubled young life. The arrest in August was for armed robbery and false imprisonment. A year later he pleaded no contest to two misdemeanor drug charges and served four months in jail.

by | January 19, 2018 | 20:25

He is reportedly in a stable condition now. The warning was issued in view of forecast of rain or snow in the Valley. Former chief minister Omar Abdullah wrote on Twitter, "Very unfortunate". This is the second accident at the site after June 25, 2017, when seven people were killed in a tree crash caused by a windstorm. "Two tourists came under an avalanche at Apharwat in Gulmarg on Thursday".

by | January 19, 2018 | 20:20

The idea is that if the Senate passes the continuing resolution to keep the government open Friday, the President could then tweet that he will sign the continuing resolution. They also noted that Trump rejected a proposed bipartisan deal among a handful of senators that would have resolved the conflict over how to protect hundreds of thousands of young immigrants from deportation.

by | January 19, 2018 | 20:20

The Indian diplomat was also summoned yesterday over Indian firing across the Working Boundary in Sialkot, Punjab. He said Pakistani soldiers fired mortars and automatic gunfire at at least 15 posts in the Jammu region. Foreign ministry in its statement said, "Despite calls for restraint, India continues to indulge in ceasefire violations". Faisal also said that the deliberate targeting of civilian populated areas is indeed deplorable and contrary to human dignity, worldwide human rights ...