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by | December 10, 2018 | 20:52

The CIA director is set to meet Republican and Democratic Senate leaders, as well as the chairmen and ranking senators on the key national security committees. Haspel provided the closed briefing just days before the Senate is expected to begin debating a resolution to withdraw US support for the Saudi military campaign in Yemen.

by | December 10, 2018 | 19:33

The source, who has read a translated transcript of an audio recording of Khashoggi's painful last moments, said it was clear the killing was no botched rendition attempt, but the execution of a premeditated plan to murder the journalist, CNN said.

by | December 10, 2018 | 18:40

Comey, who was sacked by the president in 2017 over his handling of the probe into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server, urged Americans to hold Trump accountable in the lead up to the 2020 election. "But I kind of shrug and sometimes smile and laugh about it and then I have a secondary reaction, which is to be horrified at my own numb reaction".

by | December 10, 2018 | 17:40

Mrs May is understood to have held an emergency conference call with her Cabinet this morning, amid claims she was under increasing pressure from ministers and her chief whip to delay the "meaningful vote". "It's a fair deal for both sides". Thousands of supporters of Britain's exit from the European Union have rallied in London , two days before a crucial vote in the parliament on the fate of the Brexit deal with the EU.

by | December 10, 2018 | 16:46

Basically, the Republicans are aiming to be put in charge of every election board when the job is most important and prone to partisan shenanigans. The freaky case could ultimately lead to another election being held for the state's 9th District House seat.

by | December 10, 2018 | 16:44

He also warned the White House about considering a pardon for Manafort, saying such a step could trigger congressional debate about limiting a president's pardon powers. The president's complaints about Mueller are irrelevant here. "Individual-1" refers to Trump. Meadows, a far-right Trump loyalist, wants the position but Trump isn't sure, Politico reports , and Mnuchin "isn't eager to take the post".

by | December 10, 2018 | 15:24

But the marsupial's early life was not as rosy. The roo was rescued as a joey after his mother was killed in a vehicle accident, and grew up at the Kangaroo Sanctuary in Alice Springs in Australia. "We have lost out handsome boy, Roger ", said sanctuary manager Chris Barnes. "We have lost our attractive boy, Roger ", he said. The sanctuary often posted pictures and videos of Roger kickboxing and flexing his pecs.

by | December 10, 2018 | 14:56

The Indian authorities have been seeking Mallya's extradition after financial investigators accused him of siphoning off millions from the loans to buy properties overseas. "Please take it", Mallya tweeted. Meanwhile, Mallya's defence team, led by Clare Montgomery, attempted to prove that the erstwhile Kingfisher Airlines' alleged default of bank loans was the result of business failure rather than "dishonest" and "fraudulent" activity by its owner.

by | December 10, 2018 | 14:42

Canadian prosecutor John Gibb-Carsley said in a court hearing Friday that a warrant had been issued for Meng's arrest in NY on August 22. Police have responded to a break-in at the Vancouver house said to belong to the husband of Meng Wanzhou, the detained Huawei CFO who says she is suffering from health problems in Canadian jail.

by | December 10, 2018 | 14:26

Now that she's married to Prince Harry , there have been speculation that the two are feuding, which the Kensington Palace denied . Markle also claimed he's tried to contact Meghan directly, and it doesn't seem her phone number has changed.

by | December 10, 2018 | 12:54

The judges rejected arguments from both the United Kingdom government and the European Commission that article 50, the two year long process which triggered a member states departure from the EU, could not be revoked unilaterally. Additionally, legal representatives for the Council of the European Union and from the European Commission believe revocation is possible, but that all EU member states would have to agree on this unanimously.

by | December 10, 2018 | 12:28

Mulvaney has been saying for nearly two months now that he would be more interested in becoming commerce or treasury secretary if that would be helpful to the president, the person said. In a tweet, Mr Ayers confirmed his exit from the White House. "Fake News has been saying with certainty it was Nick Ayers , a spectacular person who will always be with our #MAGA agenda", he continued, adding that "I will be making a decision soon!" Additionally, Kelly's image deteriorated considerably ...

by | December 10, 2018 | 11:43

Abdullah bin Mohammed Al Sa'eedi, Minister of Legal Affairs and government officials. The Riyadh Declaration, adopted by the leaders of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) at the end of the 39th session of their Supreme Council, stressed the importance of the GCC coordination in order to meet the challenges of the region, while ensuring the strength of the GCC and unity among its members.

by | December 10, 2018 | 09:04

Milley has been Army chief of staff since 2015. President Donald Trump officially announced he will be nominating Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Milley to serve as the next Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff on Saturday. Trump is expected to announce his decision Saturday at the annual Army-Navy football game in Philadelphia. Dunford is expected to serve out his term.

by | December 10, 2018 | 09:05

Police in Maharashtra have detained popular TV actress Devoleena Bhattacharjee after a decomposed body of a diamond trader from Ghatkopar was found in a forest of Raigad district. According to reports , Rajeswar Udhani was missing from November 29, from office and missing complaint was also registered at local police yesterday.

by | December 10, 2018 | 08:57

The IDF said "the tunnels serve as proof of Hezbollah's blatant violation of Israel's sovereignty". Residents in Lebanese border towns were advised by the Israeli army on Sunday to evacuate before an operation to blow op cross border tunnels began.

by | December 10, 2018 | 06:54

And while campaign finance violations are not typically considered the sorts of "high crimes and misdemeanors" that would raise the specter of impeachment, "the point for this day is that the Cohen case in New York City is not about Cohen".

by | December 10, 2018 | 06:52

The government's plan was to prevent a repeat of the rioting on December 2 that damaged the Arc de Triomphe and injured 130 people. In the melee Saturday , protesters had ripped off the plywood protecting Parisian store windows and threw flares and other projectiles.

by | December 10, 2018 | 02:49

Sources told Reuters Mr Ayers would join a political action committee, assisting the President from outside the administration. President Donald Trump's next chief of staff, and the president is considering two other officials instead, sources familiar with the matter said on Sunday.

by | December 10, 2018 | 01:59

The Sangh Parivar on Sunday put the government on notice, reminded BJP of its pledge to clear the way for construction of Ram temple and instructed them to bring a law to fulfill it at the earliest. Besides Joshi, VHP president Vishnu Sadashiv Kokje and its global working president Alok Kumar are also expected to address the crowd. Hindu groups insist that there was a temple at the site before the mosque was built in 1528 by a Muslim ruler.