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by | June 30, 2018 | 17:36

Williams, U.S. Attorney for the District of OR said . By 5:30 a.m. Thursday, officers had cleared a set of tents that had been set up across the building's driveway, an encampment that had been full of military veterans. Officials told KATU that the officers with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) had taken several demonstrators into custody, including one man who drove up to federal officers and failed to obey commands from law enforcement.

by | June 30, 2018 | 16:48

In a special session, countries voted in favour of a British-led proposal to grant the new powers by a 82-24 margin. India shares this concern and expresses its deepest sympathies to the victims of chemical weapon attacks and their families.

by | June 30, 2018 | 13:17

Anne Arundel County police said on Twitter the name of the suspect will be released at a later time. "Rob was an editor and columnist at the paper, and one of the most gentle and amusing people I've ever known". "Journalists, like all Americans, should be free from the fear of being violently attacked while doing their job", Trump said during an event in the East Room marking the six-month anniversary of the passage of tax cuts.

by | June 30, 2018 | 13:04

The duke will then travel to the residence of Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu where he will be welcomed to Israel by the politician and his wife before meeting the country's President Reuven Rivlin at his residence. Israel captured east Jerusalem from Jordan in the 1967 Mideast war and annexed it in a move not internationally recognized. The Western Wall - the holiest site in Judaism - lies in Israeli-annexed east Jerusalem, the sector the Palestinians want as capital of their ...

by | June 30, 2018 | 11:36

He labeled Heitkamp a "liberal" and tried to tie her to Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi . Heidi Heitkamp , which included her front-row appearance last month when Trump signed a banking bill.

by | June 30, 2018 | 11:04

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo expressed confidence Wednesday that North Korea understands the full scope of the U.S. request for denuclearization. North Korea can also continue to improve its warhead and ballistic designs without conducting tests, Narang added. "There is no longer a Nuclear Threat from North Korea".

by | June 30, 2018 | 10:11

How did he do it? "This is how easy it is to infiltrate the administration", John revealed on his podcast . Sure enough, the President did indeed call him back from Air Force One. Robert Menendez , D-N.J., who seemed to have an urgent legislative matter he wanted to raise. "You went through a tough, tough situation, and I don't think a very fair situation, but congratulations", the voice purported to be Trump says.

by | June 30, 2018 | 09:46

With the prospect of a soon-to-be solidly conservative Supreme Court bench, any outcome has a higher chance of being more favorable for abortion opponents. Over the past year, state legislatures in Iowa, Louisiana and MS have advanced strict limits on abortion that some lawmakers believe could trigger a successful challenge to the landmark 1973 Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion nationwide.

by | June 30, 2018 | 08:50

Anne Arundel County Acting Police Chief William Krampf confirmed the five deaths Thursday at a news conference. A reporter at The Capital Gazette tweeted that a single gunman fired into the newsroom and shot multiple employees. He was asked by reporters how the suspect was able to buy a firearm despite having been convicted of harassment. Donald Trump said the attack "shocked the conscious of the nation and filled our hearts with grief".

by | June 30, 2018 | 08:40

A handy list compiled by The Canadian Press points out that Canadians buy $1.1 billion worth of herbicides each year from the U.S. US goods taxed include ketchup, whiskey, maple syrup, mattresses, toilet paper, lawn mowers and playing cards, in addition to a number of steel and aluminum items.

by | June 30, 2018 | 08:17

Just hours after Justice Anthony Kennedy announced his retirement, Trump said at a rally Wednesday in Fargo, North Dakota, that Kennedy's retirement makes control of the Senate "one of the vital issues of our time ". Kennedy's retirement, he said, could provide Democrats with a clear-cut argument in November for the importance of retaking Congress in case further court vacancies arise during the Trump administration.

by | June 30, 2018 | 08:09

Capital Gazette crime reporter Phil Davis tweeted a chilling account of how the "gunman shot through the glass door to the office and opened fire on multiple employees". "May we be united in our prayers for those killed and injured in today's shooting in Annapolis ", said Bishop Michael Burbidge of Arlington, Virginia.

by | June 30, 2018 | 07:16

A Kremlin aide says an agreement has been reached on holding a Vladimir Putin-Donald Trump summit, but the date and venue has yet to be named. The highly anticipated Trump-Putin meeting is likely to take place after a July 11-12 North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels that Trump is expected to attend.

by | June 30, 2018 | 07:15

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives said it was "responding to a shooting incident at the Capital Gazette ". After the police stormed the building, Ramos was arrested and despite refusing to identify himself to authorities after the shooting , a law enforcement official used facial recognition technology to find out who he was.

by | June 30, 2018 | 07:01

Wade , the landmark 1973 decision that gave women the right to an abortion. "It's a great group of intellectual talent". Two senators who could prove crucial in a vote on Kennedy's replacement are part of the 51-Republican majority in the Senate.

by | June 30, 2018 | 03:50

He met President Xi Jinping and Defense Minister Wei Fenghe. "If North Korea continues to take action to realize its pledge for denuclearization, Seoul and Washington will come up with measures to show peace and trust to Pyongyang", Minister of National Defense Song Young-moo said during talks with his USA counterpart James Mattis .

by | June 29, 2018 | 22:26

Capitol Police arrested almost 600 Women's March protesters who filled the atrium of the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill today in opposition to the Trump administration's "zero-tolerance" border enforcement policies. Among those arrested in the senate building were Pramila Jayapal , a Democratic member of Congress representing Seattle. Winnie Wong , political adviser for the liberal National Women's March, said the protest would translate into "the energy we will need to see ...

by | June 29, 2018 | 22:12

The state's four GOP representatives all voted for the bill , which failed 121-301. While it is likely to sail through the House easily, its passage in the Senate would be a tough task for the Republicans , who have a slender thin majority of 51 in a 100-member Senate.

by | June 29, 2018 | 19:40

U.S. officials have proceeded as if Trump will meet Putin in mid-July after stops in Brussels for the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation talks and Britain for a working visit. Trump denies wrongdoing and calls the investigation a "witch hunt". "I think the fact of the summit itself is a deliverable", he said. "Russia has never intended for a confrontation", Putin said, according to a transcript on the Kremlin's website.

by | June 29, 2018 | 18:44

The India-US partnership is crucial for achieving global peace and prosperity for up to half a century, US envoy to the UN Nikki Haley said on Thursday but hinted at possible irritants like India's ties with Iran that could crimp relations.