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by | October 06, 2018 | 19:46

The court also said it was wrong for Lee to continue to deny the charges against him, and admonished him for attempting to shift the blame on to subordinates. "Such actions from the president, the head of state and the leader of the executive branch, can be severely condemned as it does not stop at violating the fairness and integrity of the presidential office, but undermines trust in the entire public office", said judge Chung Kye-sun.

by | October 06, 2018 | 18:51

Make no mistake, everything the First Lady wears is calculated, from a simple dress to a " I really don't care, do u? ". Looking relaxed and happy, the former model gave a baby elephant bottled formula at the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust in Nairobi, famed for its work rescuing the orphans from the wild.

by | October 06, 2018 | 16:48

The prize committee described Mukwege as "the foremost, most unifying symbol, both nationally and internationally, of the struggle to end sexual violence in war and armed conflicts." stressing his mantra that "justice is everyone's business".

by | October 06, 2018 | 13:23

On the October 2014 night Laquan McDonald was shot to death, he was like so many other children of broken homes on the city's fringes. Defense attorney Dan Herbert called Van Dyke "a sacrificial lamb" offered by political and community leaders "to save themselves".

by | October 06, 2018 | 11:29

The South China Morning Post ( SCMP ) also noted that the India-Russia agreement had raised eyebrows in both the United States and China. The agreement has irked India's defense partner Washington, which has wanted to wean India off Russian technology, and a senior Pentagon official said in August that sanctions against India would come under consideration if its purchase goes through.

by | October 06, 2018 | 10:41

She noticed something that "felt like a stick" and recalls almost tossing it aside before pulling out the 1,500-year-old weapon, which had likely been brought closer to the surface due to a drought that kept lake water low. "I FOUND A SWORD!'", Mr Vanecek said. "The mystery will forever be known only to Lake (Vidöstern)..." It is estimated that the conservation process could take up to a year to complete.

by | October 06, 2018 | 10:26

Kavanaugh sought to quell concerns over his judicial restraint in an op-ed published late Thursday in the conservative editorial pages of the Wall Street Journal . Blasey Ford . "I know that my tone was sharp, and I said a few things I should not have said". Then Collins devoted several minutes to pointing out all the ways in which she found Ford's testimony unreliable, and inadequate, concluding that her charges can not "fairly prevent Judge Kavanaugh from serving on the Court".

by | October 06, 2018 | 09:58

Supporters of the PML-N have started gathering outside the bureau's office. The requisition demands that a debate be held in the Lower House over the arrest of the leader of the opposition in NA. Speaking to media after the party president's arrest, the PML-N spokesperson maintained that ex-CM's arrest is nothing but a clear case of "political revenge and just shows the government's frustration after failing to woo people of Punjab with their performance".

by | October 06, 2018 | 09:39

After Ford came forward with her allegation in the Washington Post , Collins got Kavanaugh on the phone and talked to him for an hour. His principal accuser, Christine Blasey Ford , said she was 100 percent sure he sexually assaulted her when they were teenagers.

by | October 06, 2018 | 07:15

However, as one of the executors of her late father's estate, she and her brothers were responsible for verifying the accuracy of his estate tax return, which the Times notes "vividly illustrates the effectiveness of the tax strategies devised by the Trumps in the early 1990s".

by | October 06, 2018 | 06:27

Murad, 25, was one of an estimated 3,000 girls and women from Iraq's Yazidi minority group who were kidnapped in 2014 by IS militants and sold into sexual slavery. "She is, after knowing what she's gone through, the most poised woman, most courageous young woman, I've ever met and so I'm just extremely proud her", Ambrose said, her voice cracking.

by | October 06, 2018 | 03:43

The envelope disappeared over the weekend and after a thorough investigation, they found its remains in the family's shredder, according to local news outlet KSL in Utah . If we consider the numerous life lessons parents would like to give their child, understanding the "value of money" is one of the most important ones.

by | October 06, 2018 | 01:57

He said the two rushed to the scene upon hearing the call of officers in distress. "He waved the knife from his lower right side, upwards, across his body, towards my left shoulder", the officer said, appearing to get choked up as he demonstrated the action to jurors.

by | October 06, 2018 | 01:04

One retired justice who spent 35 years on the bench said Thursday he does not believe Kavanaugh deserves to be on the Supreme Court . "We will see what happens tomorrow", said Murkowski. Kavanaugh's confirmation for a lifetime appointment on the nation's top court hinges on the votes of three Republicans, Jeff Flake of Arizona, Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski , in the Senate, where Republicans hold a slim 51-49 majority.

by | October 06, 2018 | 01:02

Mukwege will receive a citation and an 18-carat gold medal that bears the face of the founder Alfred Nobel at an award ceremony in December. United Nations rights chief Michelle Bachelet said it was "hard to imagine two more worthy winners", describing the prize as "richly-deserved recognition of two extraordinarily fearless, persistent and effective campaigners".

by | October 05, 2018 | 23:15

Following the disclosure on October 4 by Dutch and British authorities of the identities of four Russian GRU operators, further database research has revealed 305 other individuals expected to be working for the Russian intelligence agency.

by | October 05, 2018 | 21:06

President Donald Trump condemned protesters who have turned out in droves to oppose the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the supreme court, calling them "elevator screamers" funded by professional interest groups. The procedural vote to start debate on Kavanaugh's nomination in the full Senate is set to take place at 10:30 a.m., which would clear the way for a final vote on Saturday afternoon.

by | October 05, 2018 | 20:19

Pompeo said Wednesday he's optimistic he'll come away with a plan for a second summit between Trump and Kim and progress on a "pathway for denuclearization". "What North Korea has indicated is they will permanently dismantle their nuclear facilities in Yongbyon, which is a very big part of their nuclear program", Seoul's Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha said in an interview with The Washington Post.

by | October 05, 2018 | 19:01

On April 13 they parked a vehicle carrying specialist hacking equipment outside the headquarters of the OPCW in the The Hague. The United States indicted seven alleged Russian members of the GRU military intelligence agency over attacks on targets including the Hague-based OPCW, the US Democratic party, world sports bodies and US nuclear energy company Westinghouse.

by | October 05, 2018 | 18:56

Capitol Police said the 300-odd detainees were processed on site and released after being charged with offenses such as obstructing a public space or unlawful demonstration. Friday. Senator Joe Manchin , the only remaining undecided Democrat , said he would finish reading the report on Friday morning. While some Democrats have described the probe as being insufficient to calm concerns about Kavanaugh's past, a few key Republicans have suggested they approve of the probe's thoroughness.