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by | November 11, 2018 | 01:27

The voting is finished and the midterm election is finally over. The president was entitled to a partial victory lap. The exceptions to Trump's key state approval come in Nevada, Wisconsin and Texas, where his approval is slightly under 50% and more closely mirrors the national view.

by | November 10, 2018 | 18:54

The protesters were doubling down and defending their protest after the ensuing backlash. On Twitter, Smash Racism DC accused Carlson of spreading "fear into our homes" every night, taking particular issue with his comments about the migrant caravan.

by | November 10, 2018 | 18:28

But Mr Coveney told the Irish Canada Business Association conference in Dublin: "I would urge caution that an imminent breakthrough is not necessarily to be taken for granted, not by a long shot". Sam Lowe, from the Centre for European Reform, said the acceptance of a backstop is good news for withdrawal negotiations but agreed it will cause tensions between the prime minister and the DUP.

by | November 10, 2018 | 17:59

In all, 12 people were killed , including two children and a diver who had been involved in rescue efforts, according to state media and Jordanian government spokeswoman Jumana Ghuneimat. For his part, the Director of the Civil Defense of Ma'an Governorate, Salem Al Sarayrah, said that the weather conditions in Ma'an and Petra Governorates are very normal after the rains have stopped, pointing out that any emergency caused by rain storms is being dealt with.

by | November 10, 2018 | 17:53

He was arrested October 26 at an auto parts store, and charged with five federal crimes, including transporting explosives across state lines, threatening former presidents and assaulting federal officials. Outside the NY area, Sayoc is also accused of sending other pipe bombs to former president Barack Obama, former vice president Joe Biden and others.

by | November 10, 2018 | 17:23

Wednesday. It is not known if the bouncer survived. Authorities in the state of California in the United States (US) believe that the gunman who killed 12 people inside a bar on Wednesday stopped to post messages to Instagram, the popular social media platform.

by | November 10, 2018 | 16:56

Reports say armed militants stormed the building guarded by armed officers after the first of at least three bomb blasts. Three auto bomb explosions and gunfire rocked the Somali capital of Mogadishu on Friday, killing at least 23 people in addition to four gunmen, witnesses and health officials said.

by | November 10, 2018 | 16:27

All nine victims were found in and around the Northern California town of Paradise , where more than 6,700 homes and businesses were burned down by the Camp Fire, making it one of the most destructive in state history , according to California Department of Forestry and Fire protection data.

by | November 10, 2018 | 15:57

Louis and who now lives in Canada . "We 900 immigrants looking for safe haven were denied that and fortunately there are countries such as Canada who are willing to take those truly looking for safe haven and looking for a place to reside without being persecuted", Wiener said .

by | November 10, 2018 | 15:20

But his real plan was far more deadly. Inspired by ISIS attacks in Europe, Ali wanted to ram pedestrians with his truck, potentially striking a packed shop or cafe, before igniting gas canisters in the back of the vehicle. At the same press conference on Saturday morning commissioner Ashton said both members were "reasonably new". Ambulance Victoria said it assessed three people at the scene, who were then taken to hospital.

by | November 10, 2018 | 15:09

The US and Saudi Arabia say they have agreed to end US refueling of Saudi aircraft bombing Yemen but several officials underlined that American training and military assistance will continue . However, a halt to refuelling could have little practical effect on the conflict, seen as a proxy war between Saudi Arabia and Iran. The coalition reiterated its hope that the UN-sponsored negotiations with the Houthi rebels in a third country, touted as Sweden, will "lead to a negotiated settlement" ...

by | November 10, 2018 | 14:34

Saudi officials initially claimed Khashoggi had left the consulate; then said he died in an unplanned "rogue operation"; before the kingdom's public prosecutor Saud al-Mojeb later admitted he was killed in a premeditated attack. Khashoggi's Turkish fiancee Hatice Cengiz took to Twitter on Thursday writing, "I'm unable to express my sorrow to hear about dissolving your body Jamal!" Khashoggi's body has not been found and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Edrogan has suggested that it may have ...

by | November 10, 2018 | 13:28

A list compiled by a local news affiliate reports a growing number of missing people after almost the entire town of Paradise, population roughly 30,000, has been destroyed . Many abandoned their cars and trucks on the side of the road. "Multiple cars, vehicles left in the roadway burned out". "They were abandoned because traffic was so bad, backed up for hours".

by | November 10, 2018 | 11:44

He's pictured (right) in a photo supplied by the Department of Motor Vehicles. "He knew the risks, but he knew, like we all do, why we serve", Dean said. Jerry Nadler, the top Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee, said that lawmakers would get to work on legislation including universal background checks when the House of Representatives convenes in January with a Democratic majority.

by | November 10, 2018 | 10:25

China and the United States have put tariffs on hundreds of billions of dollars of each other's goods and US President Donald Trump has threatened to set tariffs on the remainder of China's $500 billion-plus exports to the United States if their blistering trade dispute can not be resolved.

by | November 10, 2018 | 09:48

Their identities were not yet known. "Things started exploding", Oviedo said . Pimlott said 40 miles per hour wind started at the outset of the Camp Fire early Thursday. On Friday, Knuthson was covered from head to toe in black soot. "A lot of kids lost their home and a lot of them are scattered around right now, but we've heard from everybody", Paradise head coach Rick Prinz told MaxPreps.

by | November 10, 2018 | 09:45

His departure spells trouble for the prime minister's hopes of getting her deal through parliament . The critique from Johnson underscores the travails that May faces in getting any Brexit divorce deal, which London and Brussels say is 95% done, approved by her own fractious party.

by | November 10, 2018 | 07:33

The new Parliament will meet on 17 January 2019. Sirisena signed an official notification dismissing the 225-member assembly with effect from midnight, clearing the way for a snap election almost two years ahead of schedule. Dayasiri Jayasekara, a cabinet minister, told Al Jazeera that Sirisena had no choice but to dissolve parliament because of Wickremesinghe's refusal to step down.

by | November 10, 2018 | 07:19

A composite image from the book Borneo , Memory of the Caves shows the world's oldest figurative artwork in a limestone cave in Borneo. "Who the ice age artists of Borneo were and what happened to them is a mystery", said team co-leader Dr.

by | November 10, 2018 | 06:40

Cabinet ministers have been on stand-by for an emergency session to review any potential deal, but the source said that "nothing is going to happen" in terms of a meeting over the weekend. Brexit has come to the fore at today's meeting of the British Irish Council. Mr Varadkar warned, however, that nothing was guaranteed, adding that any Brexit deal was unlikely to ensure a "clean break".