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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.

by | June 29, 2018 | 17:51

Our thoughts and prayers are with them in this time of pain and grief. Ambode thanked the people for their patience and assured them that the state government would continue to put measures in place to mitigate such incidents in future. I can assure you that we will investigate the issue and inform residents our outcome. Barely 24 hour after a petrol tanker accident claimed nine lives leading to the loss of 54 vehicles in Lagos, another fuel tanker accident occurred again, this time it is ...

by | June 29, 2018 | 14:08

Bukit Aman Commercial Crime Investigation Department director Commissioner Datuk Seri Amar Singh told a press conference this morning that no one from the political party has written any letter to his department. Jewellery accounted for the biggest portion of the seizure - 12,000 pieces of jewellery valued at between 660 million to 880 million ringgit, Singh said.

by | June 29, 2018 | 13:39

Indonesia's second-busiest airport will stay shut until at least 7pm local time on Friday, with 85 worldwide flights and 191 domestic flights cancelled, affecting almost 16,000 people, airport authorities said. Domestic airports at Banyuwangi and Jember were also closed, Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, a spokesman for Indonesia's disaster mitigation agency said on Twitter.