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by | November 08, 2018 | 21:13

Sanders' tweet of the edited video, in which she said the White House would "not tolerate the inappropriate behaviour clearly documented in this video", has at least 20,000 retweets and more than 2 million views. At a combative, lengthy news conference Wednesday, U.S. President Donald Trump congratulated himself for achieving what he termed a "tremendous success" in the previous day's midterm elections.

by | November 08, 2018 | 20:03

Republicans retained Senate seats in the South, Midwest and West and ensured at least a 51-49 majority, equal to their current margin. They have also defeated a Republican incumbent in Minnesota. Election workers Mark Bezanson, left, and Julie Olson dump ballots collected earlier in the day from drop boxes onto a table for sorting at the King County Elections office, Monday, November 5, 2018, in Renton, Washington .

by | November 08, 2018 | 19:15

A video of the staff being flogged with belts and forced to drink urine and eat cockroaches circulated in the Chinese micro-blogging site Weibo recently, a sight that did not fail to shock the many viewers who came upon it. The company is reported to have a history of shaming and punishing its staff by making them drink toilet water, vinegar and shaving their heads. According to the report, staff were subjected to a range of freakish punishments, including being forced to eat mustard, eat ...

by | November 08, 2018 | 18:39

Ginsburg has had a series of health problems. Ginsburg has survived bouts with colorectal cancer and pancreatic cancer, and had a stent implanted to open a blocked artery in 2014. But they can be very painful and controlling pain is key. During a speaking appearance in NY in July, Ginsburg said she expected to serve on the court for at least five more years .

by | November 08, 2018 | 18:21

Prosecutors say they will ask a judge to hold Sayoc without bail because he is considered risky. None of the bombs exploded before being intercepted and no one was injured. Kamala Harris and New Jersey Sen. A judge in NY on Tuesday ordered Cesar Sayoc held on mail-bomb charges. Cory Booker. Packages were also mailed to CNN in NY and Atlanta.

by | November 08, 2018 | 17:56

Ratelband cites several reasons as to why he wants to lower his age from 69 years to 49 years. In an unprecedented case in the Netherlands , Emile Ratelband told a tribunal that he wants to shift his birth date two decades later to Mar 11, 1969.

by | November 08, 2018 | 17:22

But while the party only needs two more seats to take control of the Senate, this is likely to be a much tougher challenge for the Democrats. But she added: "A Democratic Congress will work for solutions that bring us together because we have all had enough of division".

by | November 08, 2018 | 17:10

The death toll is likely to increase as between five and eight people are missing, French interior minister Christophe Castaner said . The others were so dilapidated they had been condemned and were boarded up, though locals said they were frequently used by squatters.

by | November 08, 2018 | 15:36

The only way to prevent this, is for the pilot to intervene and manually deactivate the system. An Air Canada Boeing 737 MAX 8 (C-FSJH) single-aisle narrow-body jet airliner airborne on short final approach for landing at Vancouver International Airport, Richmond, B.C.

by | November 08, 2018 | 15:13

The White House later accused Acosta of "placing his hands on a young woman". Trump refused to answer Acosta's questions about calling the migrant caravan an "invasion" and the Russian collusion investigation. " Jim Acosta has our full support". US President Donald Trump clashed with journalists during a speech at The White House that addressed the results of the 2018 midterm elections .

by | November 08, 2018 | 14:16

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 01: Boston City Councilor and Democratic congressional candidate Ayanna Pressley speaks at a rally calling on Sen. The vast majority of women elected are Democrats. In races still too close to call, Abrams, if elected, would become the first female African-American governor in US history, and in Arizona's competitive Senate race, the state will elect either Republican Martha McSally or Democrat Kyrsten Sinema as the state's first woman to serve in the chamber.

by | November 08, 2018 | 14:09

An EU summit tentatively scheduled for November 17-18 is no longer on the cards. Mrs May updated European Council president Donald Tusk on the situation on Wednesday morning. A memorandum leaked from within the British government gives a taste of a possible finale to the Brexit drama: Prime Minister Theresa May hails a deal in just over 10 days, supporters cheer as arranged, and the pact is put to a vote in parliament on November 27.

by | November 08, 2018 | 12:00

And with the exciting baby news, now, she's adding to it.On Oct. 15, Kensington Palace announced Markle and Prince Harry are expecting their first child together, due sometime next spring. "I think Charles will try his hardest to be a good king", Bower, who describes himself as a committed monarchist, told Reuters. The repoprter also visited beforehand to film an interview, and it went out on mational television during the royal visit.

by | November 08, 2018 | 11:23

Multiple people have been injured in a suspected mass shooting at a California bar. Police say at least six people, including one officer, were injured when gunfire broke out the Borderline Bar and Grill at about 23:20 local time on Wednesday.

by | November 08, 2018 | 10:27

Before this year's elections , the Republicans held only a slight majority at 51 seats, but more of their incumbents are likely to remain in place, whereas Democrats must defend 10 seats in states which Trump won in 2016. Andrew Gillum lost to Republican Ron DeSantis in his quest to become Florida's first black governor. The Republican incumbent had been branded Barbara "Trumpstock" by Democrats in a race that pointed to Trump's unpopularity among college-educated women in the suburbs.

by | November 08, 2018 | 10:05

While the President is defending the dismissal, Wickremesinghe called it illegal. It means that the speaker still recognizes a Wickremesinghe-led Parliament. Last week, Attorney General Jayantha Jayasuriya joined the speaker in refusing to endorse Sirisena's controversial sacking of Wickremesinghe for Rajapakse.

by | November 08, 2018 | 10:06

Multiple outlets have called the race. Among those elected was Somali-American, Ilhan Omar , who easily won the election in Minnesota district. administration widely seen as hostile to Muslims and the Palestinian cause. She also recognized Michigan's Rashida Tlaib who is also Muslim for winning.

by | November 08, 2018 | 04:40

Well, it turns out Virgin Australia's plan to honour veterans with priority boarding and special announcements is not going down well with anyone, veterans included. While military service is respected, and major anniversaries of the Battle of the Coral Sea and World War I have heightened awareness of past sacrifice, Australians are broadly low-key in their praise.

by | November 08, 2018 | 04:34

Democrats seized the House majority from President Donald Trump's Republican Party on Tuesday in a suburban revolt that threatened what's left of the president's governing agenda. In gubernatorial races, Republican Kris Kobach, a Trump ally, was beaten by a Democrat in Kansas. Activists bypassed Pelosi's vast party apparatus, which shoveled $129 million to the Democratic campaign committee, and instead rewarded candidates through online donations and social media promotion.

by | November 08, 2018 | 03:45

Davids is the first openly LGBTQ person elected to Congress from Kansas, the first Native American woman and the first lesbian Native American individual elected to Congress. There are around three million Native Americans in the United States or around one percent of the population. Cole, who has served the 4th Congressional District since 2003, won his re-election bid against Democrat Mary Brannon by more than 30 points.