by | December 01, 2018 | 16:11

He and eight other members of the Problem Solvers Caucus also wrote a letter demanding major House rules changes before members could support Pelosi. The vote wasn't without controversy, however. The California Democrat had no challenger, but will need a majority of votes from the full House to become speaker when the new Congress convenes in January.

by | December 01, 2018 | 14:53

In that period, Afghanistan lost 28,529 security force personnel, the Afghan president said earlier this month. "The situation is ongoing and we are co-coordinating with the Afghan authorities to bring it to a conclusion". "We are committed to our security role in support of the people of Afghanistan , and we are determined that incidents such as this will not prevent the vital work that the worldwide community conducts from continuing".

by | December 01, 2018 | 13:30

Guyger "inflicted tremendous evil on my son", Allison Jean said. "He felt safe in that apartment and he was violated by her coming in, and murdering him", she added. Guyger's arrest affidavit said she entered Jean's unit thinking that it was her own and that she shot Jean because she thought he was an intruder. According to an arrest warrant, Guyger said she had got off on the wrong floor and because it was dark, she believed she "had encountered a burglar".

by | December 01, 2018 | 10:55

CNN , which also reported the FONOP, quoted an unidentified USA official as saying that the Chancellorsville was shadowed by a Chinese vessel during the operation but that all interactions were deemed safe and professional . A Chinese vessel reportedly shadowed the US Navy warship during the operation. Two days after the latest operation, the US Navy aggravated China again by sending a destroyer and an oiler through the Taiwan Strait.

by | December 01, 2018 | 10:28

At Panmun Station across the border, a North Korean engine took over to take them further north. A banner displayed across the train as it headed over the heavily armed border described it as an Iron Horse, running towards an era of peace and prosperity.

by | December 01, 2018 | 10:18

Global markets are expected to rise or fall depending on the outcome of their meeting. World leaders began arriving in Argentina ahead of a G20 summit dogged by increasingly strident warnings about the impact on the world economy of threatened USA trade tariffs.

by | December 01, 2018 | 07:58

The report alleged that Facebook hired a PR firm called Definers Public Affairs which published articles critical of Facebook's competitors through an associated conservative news website. "We had not heard such criticism from him before and wanted to determine if he had any financial motivation ". But the revelations are likely to escalate pressure on Sandberg, an embattled Silicon Valley star and feminist author.

by | December 01, 2018 | 07:39

Bush, who helped steer America through the end of the Cold War, died Friday at age 94, his family announced. "George H.W. Bush was a man of the highest character and the best dad a son or daughter could ask for". In 1992, the former Republican President lost re-election to Democratic candidate Bill Clinton. Former president George W Bush confirms news in a statement released on Twitter by a family spokesperson.

by | December 01, 2018 | 07:40

Speaking to reporters en route to the meeting, the Prime Minister again talked down other options, rejecting Canada or Norway style deals in favour of her own. A spokeswoman for the BBC said: "We have received the letter, which we will answer in due course, but we have not set out any debate format at this stage".

by | December 01, 2018 | 06:50

Human Rights Watch had asked Argentina on November 26 to use a war crimes clause in its constitution to investigate any involvement by the crown prince in possible crimes against humanity in Yemen, where Saudi Arabia has launched a military campaign, and the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi .

by | December 01, 2018 | 06:25

Border Patrol agents in San Diego arrested an alien from Honduras earlier this week after he crossed into the United States illegally. "As President [Donald] Trump and Secretary [Kirstjen] Nielsen warned, over the last few weeks we have identified over 600 known criminals and gang members in the caravan".

by | December 01, 2018 | 06:01

The boy's mother briefly spoke to the pope as she tried to pull the child away, saying that he was mute. It made me think, "Am I also free like this before God?" The Prefect of the Pontifical Household, Georg Gaenswein, who was sitting next to the pope, turned to him and joked that the boy "is Argentinian, he's unruly".

by | December 01, 2018 | 05:38

Slaton, who weighs 209 pounds, said it created a powerful back-and-forth sloshing in the bath, and before he knew it, he was thrown out of the tub by the waves. A video posted to Twitter showed big crevices in a road leading to the airport and a stranded auto. And the 800-mile Alaska oil pipeline was shut down while crews were sent to inspect it for damage.

by | December 01, 2018 | 03:53

The September decision to charge Guyger with manslaughter wasn't up to Dallas County, Johnson said . She had already been arrested again and released on bond, Johnson said at the news conference. She said she wanted to make sure the jury had everything they needed to "make the right choice". The bond was re-instated after she was charged with murder, Leach said.

by | December 01, 2018 | 01:04

The rally has been organised by All India Kisan Sangharsh Coordination Committee (AIKSCC). All India Kisan Sabha (AIKS) leader Atul Anjaan said Delhi Jal Board will provide them water tanks and AAP local MLAs will give food packets.Five Gurdwaras in the Delhi region have extended their help to the farmers.

by | December 01, 2018 | 00:31

Karl Schoenrock of Kismet Creek Farm in Manitoba saw Knickers going viral and figured his own monster steer, Dozer, was bigger. "We were kind of blown away. She told Steinbach Online that she didn't know he would grow to be so big and watched in amazement as he grew to weigh 3,000lbs in just a few months.

by | November 30, 2018 | 23:49

Saudi Arabia has denied that. During the meeting, the two leaders also discussed investment in solar energy through the Soft Bank Vision Fund and through the Saudi companies which will build solar energy projects. Trump, in an exclamation-heavy statement before the summit, said it did not matter whether Prince Mohammed knew about Khashoggi's death and that Saudi Arabia was important for business and for its hostility to Iran.

by | November 30, 2018 | 22:39

The probe is looking at the FBI's decisions related to its investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's use of a private e-mail server and its investigation into whether President Donald Trump's campaign colluded with Russian Federation.

by | November 30, 2018 | 21:10

It wasn't immediately clear if there were any injuries. A tsunami warning was declared in southern Alaska after a 6.6 magnitude natural disaster rocked buildings in downtown Anchorage , according to reports. CNN affiliate KTUU was knocked off the air due to the natural disaster. Southern Alaska has a high risk of earthquakes because of tectonic plates sliding past each other under the region.

by | November 30, 2018 | 19:58

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan Thursday said he was ready to hold talks with his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi while conceding that it was not in the interest of his country to allow terror activities from its territory. However, India reiterated its stand that Pakistan must fulfil its worldwide obligations and take effective and credible action to "stop providing shelter and all kind of support to cross-border terrorism from territories under its control".