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by | December 05, 2018 | 04:56

He emerged saying that, "if the crown prince went in front of a jury, he would be convicted in 30 minutes". Menendez spoke to reporters as he left a closed-door briefing for some Senate committee leaders and Senate leaders by CIA Director Gina Haspel .

by | December 05, 2018 | 04:40

But Trump has signaled he's ready to fight for the money as one of the last big-ticket items of the GOP-led Congress before Democrats take over the House following a decisive victory in the midterm elections . The meeting has been tentatively rescheduled for December 11, said a White House official who was not authorized to speak publicly and spoke on condition of anonymity.

by | December 05, 2018 | 04:28

Afterward, Comey later said, Trump asked everyone else to leave the Oval Office and began talking about Flynn. Flynn has been assisting Mueller's investigators since he pleaded guilty a year ago to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation about his Russian Federation contacts.

by | December 05, 2018 | 03:40

Many say they are fleeing gang violence in their home towns and want to apply for asylum based on "credible fear", while others are hoping for better job opportunities in the US. All of the family members surrendered to US Border Patrol agents who arrived on scene. We've got over 7,000 migrants there. The desperation of many drives them to take a perilous journey.

by | December 05, 2018 | 02:24

The celebrity lawyer was arrested last month on charges of domestic abuse in Los Angeles. Avenatti, who was arrested on November 14, denied the woman's allegations , suggesting they were part of right-wing smear campaign. Trump because of his similarities to the president. We will not prevail in 2020 without a fighter. So for he is 0-1, and he not only lost the lawsuit he filed against the president on behalf of Daniels (who now says she didn't authorize it), she will now have to pay ...

by | December 05, 2018 | 02:16

However, senior House Republicans - including Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) and Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) - were not informed of the hack until POLITICO contacted the NRCC on Monday with questions about the episode.

by | December 05, 2018 | 00:24

The United States says it will suspend its obligations under a Cold War nuclear arms treaty if Moscow does not return to compliance within two months. "NATO has implemented the biggest reinforcement of our collective defence since the end of the Cold War, with higher readiness of our armed forces, with combat battalions in the eastern part of the Alliance".

by | December 04, 2018 | 23:06

Evers sent Walker a letter on Tuesday complaining that the appointees haven't been fully vetted and that some haven't filed statements of economic interest. Jim Doyle. Ensure Evers can not control the private-public agency in charge of job creation. Republican lawmakers in Wisconsin and MI are scrambling to pass last-minute legislation to limit the powers of incoming Democratic officials before their iron grip on state governments is loosened following last month's elections.

by | December 04, 2018 | 21:52

Investigators say the couple scrambled for help after the man - in a scene straight out of a movie - dropped the ring eight feet down a grate near Times Square during his proposal. Police in NY found the engagement ring a couple from Peterborough lost after a proposal in Central Park. Police are now trying to track them down to restore their holiday joy.

by | December 04, 2018 | 21:47

Turkey , a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally of the USA, has been involved in its own trade row with Washington, among other disputes. Despite efforts by the west to crack down on the Maduro regime, Turkey has imported over $900 million in gold this year in support of Venezuela.

by | December 04, 2018 | 21:25

Once the results of the two votes were announced, Labour's Keir Starmer described the situation as "unprecedented" and noted that the legal advice must now be published in full. It lost that vote by 311 votes to 307. "We've listened carefully and in light of the expressed will of the House we will publish the final and full advice provided by the Attorney General to Cabinet".

by | December 04, 2018 | 20:40

CIA Director Gina Haspel is expected to brief Senate leaders Tuesday, the chair of the Senate foreign relations committee said Monday. She was absent from last week's briefing by the secretaries of state and defence, angering some in Congress.

by | December 04, 2018 | 19:00

Australian politics has been peppered with leadership changes over the past decade with both major parties dumping prime ministers. Morrison secured the endorsement of his party room at a late-night unscheduled meeting on Monday night for rules that state a Liberal prime minister in their first term can not be removed unless there is a two-thirds majority of the party room for a change.

by | December 04, 2018 | 18:53

He will be laid to rest next to his wife, Barbara Bush, who died in April of this year. "Could not be more grateful, especially for their commitment to our veterans", Bush said on Twitter about the dog in June. The elder Pence said his son had graduated from Naval aviator training - which he said included making a "tailhook" landing on the U.S.S. George H.W.

by | December 04, 2018 | 18:23

Senior police officer Pravin Kumar said on Tuesday that a case was filed against 28 people who allegedly set a police outpost on fire and killed a local police inspector. But the police refused to confirm if it was of inspector Subodh Kumar. The inspector, who was hit by a bullet near left eye and suffered head injury during stone-pelting, died of excessive bleeding before reaching the Aurangabad community health centre (CHC), an official said.

by | December 04, 2018 | 16:09

They hope that if the court rules in their favour, it would pave the way for a potential second referendum, giving voters the option to remain in the EU. Their request for the Court of Session to refer the question of whether Article 50 can be unilaterally revoked to the ECJ was initially refused, before that ruling was overturned on appeal.

by | December 04, 2018 | 13:41

Read the full story . The operation was announced on Tuesday by the Israeli military on Twitter . Hezbollah has not responded to the military operation yet. Hezbollah, which possesses one of the most powerful militias in the region, has threatened to attack Israel with its vast rocket arsenal if war breaks out.

by | December 04, 2018 | 12:58

Passport Index bases its ranking on the cross-border access a holder has. Someone with a UAE passport can now travel to 167 countries without a visa or by having a visa issued on arrival. 4. The black travel documents of New Zealand travellers come in at a respectable sixth place. The UK ties for fourth place with Belgium, Austria, Japan, Greece, Portugal, Switzerland, Ireland and Canada on 164 countries.

by | December 04, 2018 | 12:23

The order was issued in a Quo Warranto case filed by 122 Parliamentarians against Rajapaksa and his new Government. Sri Lanka has been in political turmoil since October 26, when President Maithripala Sirisena sacked Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and appointed Rajapaksa in his place.

by | December 04, 2018 | 06:55

In its ruling, the court said that the changes to the law that allow a person to change their gender took place after the issue was debated globally, and noted Ratelband is the only person advocating for legal age change, according to the BBC .