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by | February 14, 2018 | 18:14

Senator Angus King , an independent who caucuses with Democrats, told the intelligence officials: "We can not confront this threat, which is a serious one" when "the leader of the government continues to deny that it exists". "We think it's very likely because we don't see a let up in efforts to do this", Coats told the AP. Several senators asked the intelligence chiefs during the hearing whether there was a plan in place to combat the expected hacking.

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:13

If so, Republicans will get a harvest of votes to hold against vulnerable Democratic senators in November; Republicans can, I suppose, continue their far-fetched claim that it was the Democrats who betrayed the Dreamers; and McConnell can claim to have fulfilled his promise.

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:07

Baghdad says it needs almost $90 billion to rebuild after more than three years of fighting with IS devastated homes, schools, hospitals and other infrastructure. Governments from around the world on Wednesday pledged billions of dollars in loans and investment for the reconstruction of Iraq, a nation reeling from a three-year war against Daesh terrorist group.

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:11

Seeking to restore order, Schulz resigned with immediate effect on Tuesday and party leaders installed Scholz as caretaker SPD chairman. Sigmar Gabriel, the serving foreign minister, attacked him in a newspaper interview for taking his job.

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:11

Seeking to restore order, Schulz resigned with immediate effect on Tuesday and party leaders installed Scholz as caretaker SPD chairman. The SPD's 464,000 members vote in a postal ballot beginning on February 20 on whether the party should go ahead with the agreement its leaders clinched last week to renew their power sharing alliance with Merkel's conservative bloc.

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:11

The charity was accused of covering up the Haiti scandal after it let three men resign from the charity while firing four others for gross misconduct, according to the confidential report. The organisation received 78 single gifts, the highest of any day this year, and 44 new regular gifts (direct debits), the highest since March 2017.

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:04

Graham Kenna, an Australian government adviser at Tonga's National Emergency Management Office said there were a lot of injured people, some seriously. It is expected intensify to a category five cyclone as it passes over the Ono-i-Lau group of islands. We could hear roofs being lifted. "We have only received reports of three completely destroyed houses and we are just working around trying to ascertain the nature of these structures".

by | February 14, 2018 | 17:55

The Egyptian military campaign comes ahead of presidential election in March, in which President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi is seeking a second term in office. On Monday, a senior aide to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Michael Oren, said the United States was "not in the game" when it came to Syria, and Israel was counting on Russian Federation to keep the confrontation with Iran from spiralling into war.

by | February 14, 2018 | 17:54

The embattled Gupta family was on Wednesday morning hoping to strike a deal with the Hawks after the special unit carried out a raid on the controversial family's Saxonwold compound in Johannesburg earlier in the day. The publication said it was told by a senior source within the security cluster that the unnamed Gupta brother would be appearing in court alongside Thabethe.

by | February 14, 2018 | 17:49

Mr Assad is backed by Russian Federation, as well as Shia militia groups themselves backed by Iran, while the U.S. is supporting the Kurdish SDF forces who have been a crucial ally in battling Isis - the major aim in Syria for the administration of President Donald Trump.

by | February 14, 2018 | 17:48

The 30-year-old terrorist delivered a rambling and remorseless diatribe before Manhattan Federal Court Judge Richard Berman slapped him with two life terms plus 30 years. Late a year ago, Rahimi began trying to radicalize prisoners at the Metropolitan Correctional Center, prosecutors say. Prosecutors said Rahimi began distributing these materials in October 2017, if not earlier.

by | February 14, 2018 | 17:45

Iran could more efficiently and effectively support the terror group's effort to dominate the country as well as threaten Israel to the South. Gen. In contrast to Washington's uncritical support for Israel's form of "self-defense" that would have had no purchase on the other side, Russian Federation was the player to step in , so far successfully, to end the conflagration and insist on respect for Syria's territorial integrity.

by | February 14, 2018 | 17:38

Omarosa Manigault suggested that people should be more anxious about Vice President Mike Pence than they are of President Donald Trump . Before the votes were cast, Keshia made an emotional plea for the houseguests to evict her because she wanted to go home to her one-year-old daughter because her milk was drying up, and she needed to feed her baby breast milk because she favors it over solid food.

by | February 14, 2018 | 17:21

The deal was reportedly made in 2016, a month before the United States presidential election. Mr Cohen did not respond directly to that report . "In a private transaction in 2016, I used my own personal funds to facilitate a payment of $130,000 to Ms.

by | February 14, 2018 | 17:14

Under the president's plan - state and local governments decide what projects take priority not the federal government. Trump didn't elaborate on his plan for what he called a " reciprocal tax " during a White House event on his infrastructure .

by | February 14, 2018 | 16:40

Office of Management and Budget director Mick Mulvaney said these meal deliveries would be akin to Blue Apron , but the comparison is downright laughable when you look at what the government actually proposes. Trump is looking to reduce the USDA's budget by $213 billion between the 2019 and 2028 fiscal years. Households receiving at least $90 in combined SNAP/EBT benefits would instead get about half of that benefit in the form of a food box.

by | February 14, 2018 | 16:34

Other portraits were acquired as gifts, bought at auctions or through other means. The portrait gown wasn't the first time Smith had dressed Obama; Meredith Koop, the former first lady's stylist, had often reached out to Milly over the years.

by | February 14, 2018 | 15:45

Under Tuesday's ruling, the government must accept renewal applications only from people previously approved for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, not from people who were eligible but never applied. AG Healey previously sent a letter urging President Trump to maintain and defend DACA. Since, Garaufis informed that the government has mistaken the conclusion for DACA matter that it was unconstitutional and it has contravened the act of Administrative Procedures and ...

by | February 14, 2018 | 15:18

Any meeting would represent a diplomatic coup for Moon, who swept to power previous year on a policy of engaging more with the reclusive North and has pushed for a diplomatic solution to the standoff over North Korea's nuclear and missile programme.

by | February 14, 2018 | 13:06

Trump overrode strong Justice Department objections when he declassified a Republican memo alleging an abuse of surveillance powers in the FBI's Russian Federation investigation. Steele told a DOJ official that he was "desperate that Donald Trump not get elected president". This intelligence memo feud has become a frustrating political back and forth that needs to be trumped with more transparency.