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by | November 16, 2018 | 00:19

Napolitano added that if Whitaker's appointment is found to be illicit, it would likely make his decisions "null and void" - which would be problematic if they greatly affect the nation, like a potential constraint of Special Counsel Bob Mueller.

by | November 15, 2018 | 23:38

We're looking for a change of posture". " Then so be it ", Pence said. He and Xi will both attend the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) leaders summit in Papua New Guinea later this week, but they won't meet. The opening bid falls short of numerous core demands the White House has repeatedly detailed as must-haves in trade talks with Beijing, including addressing technology transfers and intellectual property theft, according to one of the people briefed.

by | November 15, 2018 | 22:12

Our data shows that, along with a 45% rise in the number of times it has been looked up on oxforddictionaries.com, over the a year ago the word toxic has been used in an array of contexts, both in its literal and more metaphorical senses.

by | November 15, 2018 | 20:40

A complaint obtained by NBC10 alleges that the three conspired with one another to make up a false story in order to raise more than $400,000. Bobbitt said McClure and her boyfriend, Mark D'Amico, gave him $25,000, but that he had given it away to relatives and used it for himself including for drugs.

by | November 15, 2018 | 19:28

This is the heartbreaking moment a tiny baby monkey can be seen crying over its dead mother's body after she was hit by a vehicle. [He] was heavily bleeding and had no pulse. Injuries on the body appear to indicate the boy was bitten on the face by the monkey. "The child's skull and neck suffered grave injuries-we saw the open wounds".

by | November 15, 2018 | 18:56

Solidarity also required a commitment to the rule of law, she said, a coded reference to member states, such as Poland and Hungary, that stand accused by the European Union institutions of backsliding on democratic values. Military analysts said a single European Army will greatly reduce national defense spending by individual European countries. For 2018, the U.S.is spending 3.5 percent of its GDP on defense spending.

by | November 15, 2018 | 14:54

Some rights activists said the government's efforts to shut down social-media postings have gone beyond allegedly fake images of Bibi , however, and are targeting social justice advocates as well. "We have great respect for the Pakistani people and hope for a continuing and mutually enriching partnership between our nations". The federal government is talking with Pakistan about the possibility of bringing a Pakistani woman, who was recently released from death row , to Canada .

by | November 15, 2018 | 14:45

A spokesman for the public prosecutor's office denied Prince Mohammed had any knowledge of the killing inside the kingdom's Istanbul consulate, in response to a journalist's question. The public prosecutor had earlier said he was seeking the death penalty for five out of 11 suspects charged with the murder of Khashoggi. He said 11 out of 21 suspects have been indicted and that their cases will be referred to court, while the investigation with the remaining suspects will continue in order to ...

by | November 15, 2018 | 13:46

Several countries are understood to have offered her asylum. Her husband has appealed in particular to Britain, Canada and the US, claiming that Ms. Blasphemy is a highly charged issue in Pakistan, where mere allegations or accusations that someone had insulted the Prophet Muhammad can incite mobs into a frenzy of violence.

by | November 15, 2018 | 13:41

In her candid interview , Obama touched on more meaningful topics, such as her husband's monumental presidential run. "When I walked into the Oval Office, Barack and I embraced silently", Obama wrote. Perhaps Melania Trump's thorny treatment of Obama emanates from Obama joking about the gift exchange on the "Ellen DeGeneres" show. They said they had no idea where they were going when they got on their bus.

by | November 15, 2018 | 13:32

Analysts however say a coalition attack on the docks remains a possibility, which would put at risk 14 million aid-dependant Yemenis already on the verge of mass starvation. Mutawakel said Saudi Arabia's refusal to let exiled President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi's government maintain a presence on the ground, the blockade of air and sea ports of entry and the collapse of Yemen's currency after the closure of the country's central bank had also driven the starvation.

by | November 15, 2018 | 11:43

The senior source said the leaders agreed talks should continue but, for now, they are "not planning to organise an extraordinary summit on Brexit in November". All governments insist, though, that they want a deal in the coming weeks that can avoid chaos when Britain leaves in March. May had earlier addressed her fellow leaders, indicating that she could accept extending the post-Brexit transition phase to take the heat out the deadlocked issue of the Irish border, officials said.

by | November 15, 2018 | 07:45

He conveyed to Pence that his vision of Indo-Pacific was gaining acceptability and that "we should utilise the forthcoming East Asia summit to further build on that", Gokhale said, amid China flexing its muscles in the East and South China Seas.

by | November 15, 2018 | 04:47

The LAPD , when contacted by Deadline, confirmed Avenatti's arrest but had no further details. Ms. Storie-Avenatti was not subject to any such incident on Tuesday night. Avenatti referred to allegations against him as "bogus, fabricated allegations". "My client states that there has never been domestic violence in her relationship with Michael and that she has never known Michael to be physically violent toward anyone".

by | November 15, 2018 | 03:03

Several other people, often in televised trials, have also been convicted and sentenced to death , according to reports. Rights group Amnesty International condemned Iran's execution on Wednesday of a gold trader and his accomplice as "abhorrent" and said it followed a "grossly unfair show trial".

by | November 15, 2018 | 01:28

Pence and Suu Kyi met briefly on the sidelines of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) summit in Singapore on Wednesday. Once an icon of the worldwide human rights community, Suu Kyi has been stripped of a number of prestigious awards amid allegations of genocide of the country's minority Rohingya Muslim population.

by | November 15, 2018 | 01:16

He told the Evening Standard: "The arrow went up into her heart but did not touch the unborn baby". Heavily pregnant Sana Muhammad, 35, who was formerly known as Devi Unmathallegadoo, was fatally injured at her home in Applegarth Drive, Ilford, east London , on Monday, but medics managed to deliver her son in hospital.

by | November 15, 2018 | 00:17

Women are now sharing pictures of their own underwear on social media with the hashtag #ThisIsNotConsent . The jury of eight men and four women took one and a half hours of deliberation to reach their unanimous verdict. Coppinger, who is a Solidarity TD for Dublin West, has frequently been vocal on the issue of consent, and the need for Ireland's court system to improve its handling of sex crimes.

by | November 14, 2018 | 23:16

Whether Haftar will participate in the discussions now that he is in Palermo remains to be seen, after his self-proclaimed Libyan National Army (LNA) said today that he had travelled to the conference only to "hold a series of meetings with presidents of regional countries to discuss the latest national and global developments", not to speak with rival Libyan factions, according to Middle East Eye .

by | November 14, 2018 | 21:53

The death toll stood at two, a pair of adults found last week in a vehicle overtaken by flames. Fires, especially ones that ravage homes and send families away without warning, often leave pets lost and separated from their owners. "I've never seen one with this intensity, for this long, that took out so much property and caused such havoc", he said. Authorities said investigators believed the driver became disoriented and the auto was overcome by fire.