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by | January 25, 2018 | 14:37

Kerry reportedly asked the Palestinian official to refrain from publicly attacking the U.S. government, but rather to focus on attacking Trump himself, who Kerry holds responsible for the diplomatic row. Kerry promised to use all his contacts and abilities to build support for a plan pitched by the Palestinians, according to the report. In the meantime, the former secretary of state counseled that Abbas should focus attacks on President Donald Trump personally, rather than on the US or the ...

by | January 25, 2018 | 14:35

US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, also in Davos , staunchly defended Monday's tariffs announcement and said Washington would not flinch from reprisals against countries that flout the rules. "Protectionism is not the answer", Dr Merkel said in a speech, a day before the arrival of the USA president whose "America First" trade policies have raised concern among defenders of globalisation.

by | January 25, 2018 | 14:18

Mr Trump confirmed that his lawyers were in discussion with Mr Mueller, who is leading the investigation into allegations of collusion between the U.S. Mr Cobb has repeatedly said that the president is willing to testify to Mr Mueller's investigation, and wants Mr Mueller to wind up the case as early as possible.

by | January 25, 2018 | 14:01

She has a daughter, Abigail, who was born in 2014 while Duckworth was a US representative. The ten congresswomen who gave birth while serving in Congress before her were all in the House at the time they delivered . This title as a working mom gives "her an important - and underrepresented - perspective in the halls of Congress", the statement said . She is a sponsor or co-sponsor of multiple bills concerning infant and parent health, including affordable child care and paid parental ...

by | January 25, 2018 | 13:53

Police say those classmates alerted school officials, who quickly contacted German Township Police. Police have petitioned for warrants for possess/transport a firearm by a convicted felon, carrying a concealed weapon, possession of firearm on school property, and underage possession of a firearm.

by | January 25, 2018 | 13:44

Mumbai: Filmmaker Karan Johar took to Twitter to announce the release date of one of his upcoming ventures - Student of the Year 2 - starring Tiger Shroff. He also released a Tiger's new look from the movie, which shows him holding a bag, with his shirt open, flaunting his abs. Tiger Shroff was confirmed for Student Of The Year 2 in August 2016.

by | January 25, 2018 | 13:30

The irony is that coalitions of Democrats and moderate Republicans in both chambers would probably pass stand-alone legislation giving legal status to the Dreamers, if McConnell and House Speaker Paul Ryan would allow such a vote. -Mexico border wall and security funding. When Trump rejected that deal, Schumer pulled the offer. Meanwhile, senators from both parties started a fresh search for their own compromise immigration legislation, but leaders conceded that the effort won't be ...

by | January 25, 2018 | 13:26

He noted that, even with recent actions imposing retaliatory tariffs on solar panels and washing machines, the US remains the world's least protectionist major economy. Jim O'Sullivan of High Frequency Economics said "trade frictions remain a source of downside risk" even amid the more upbeat global forecasts. The Trump administration has signalled it is prepared to start a trade war, as the President's top economic advisers "set the stage for the rollout of his "America First" manifesto ...

by | January 25, 2018 | 13:18

Two hours after the tragedy, rescuers continued to search the inside of the cars, at least two of which lay on the track, in search of trapped passengers. One of the injured could be seen, clothes ripped, covered with a thermal blanket and wearing an oxygen mask being evacuated by helicopter. According to the local media reports, the accident occurred in Pioltello, around 40km from central Milan.

by | January 25, 2018 | 13:00

The police department released the video Wednesday morning. 'As a matter of transparency to all in our community, especially the Ghaisar family, and as the administrative custodian of the video, I am releasing the in-car video of the US Park Police shooting, ' Fairfax County Police Chief Edwin Roessler said in a statement .

by | January 25, 2018 | 12:42

Patel, a DACA recipient, came to the USA from India at the age of five and passed the bar exams of both New Jersey and Pennsylvania in 2016. "And, doctors deserve the ability to provide their patients with access to medical marijuana free of stigmatization".

by | January 25, 2018 | 12:40

During his nearly daylong interview in October, Spicer was reportedly asked about Trump's firing of former FBI Director James Comey and the statements he made following Comey's dismissal, according to Politico. What's more , he would " absolutely " do it under oath. More recently, Trump's lawyers have been talking to Mueller's team about an interview, according to sources with knowledge of the investigation.

by | January 25, 2018 | 12:34

Scalise also ruled out "amnesty", though he wasn't clear on how he defined it and whether it would mean a pathway to citizenship for recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals policy, a program that protected young undocumented immigrants who came to the USA as children that Trump has made a decision to end.

by | January 25, 2018 | 12:13

Flynn has pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about his contacts with Sergey Kislyak, who was the Russian ambassador to the USA at the time, and said he was cooperating with Mueller's investigation into potential coordination between Trump associates and Russia to influence the 2016 election.

by | January 25, 2018 | 12:08

Gabby Thomas of Santa Clarita was among those who earned dean's list recognition at George Fox University for the fall 2017 semester. Students must achieve a minimum 3.4 grade point average to qualify. Kinsey Boudreau of North Bennington was named to the dean's list at The University of Rhode Island for the fall 2017 term. To achieve this honor, students must have been enrolled full time and have earned at least a 3.5 grade point average for the term.

by | January 25, 2018 | 11:02

His testimony could be vital for Mueller as he examines whether Trump sought to obstruct an FBI investigation into possible collusion between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign by firing former Director James Comey in May. Mueller has been tasked with investigating claims of Russian Federation inference in the 2016 Presidential election in which Trump defeated Hillary Clinton .

by | January 25, 2018 | 10:35

McConnell has long defended the filibuster. In an immigration bill, Republicans want increased border security funding and changes to extended family migration and the visa "lottery" system. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer , D-N.Y., has said that he offered Trump funding for his border wall on Friday, hours before the shutdown started, as part of a deal for DACA protections but that Trump's chief of staff, John Kelly, later called to say the deal was off.

by | January 25, 2018 | 10:35

But she was upset in the first round at Melbourne Park a year ago, and her ranking dropped into the 20s. The top seed and former tournament victor produced a 6-1, 6-3, 6-1 victory against Damir Dzumhur. Halep will next play Naomi Osaka, who beat 18th-seeded Ash Barty 6-4, 6-2. A finalist at the U.S. Open in 2009 and 2014, Wozniacki needed three sets to beat Mertens on clay in a semifinal in Bastad, Sweden past year at their only previous meeting.

by | January 25, 2018 | 10:18

But out of the blue, Rolling Stone has come out with a feature profiling a unique collaboration of stars who haven't been widely relevant in a while. That led Sting to surprise Shaggy in a Los Angeles studio, and the seeds for an entire album were eventually planted. Shaggy commented on the track saying, "Doesn't that just sound like something that hundreds of women would get pregnant to?" "Once he cosigned it, I was like, 'Fuck, I was right!" Today in sentences I could only dream ...

by | January 25, 2018 | 10:04

Last week, President Donald Trump rejected a bipartisan Senate deal that would have accomplished that as well as hand the White House $2.7 billion in new money for immigration enforcement at America's borders. illegally as children to stay, according to a new CNN poll conducted by SSRS . The Kentucky Republican said on CNN's "State of the Union" on Sunday that he pitched re-opening the government in exchange for allowing Democrats a week of debate on immigration policy.