by | January 06, 2019 | 15:55

The government of President Joseph Kabila , which is backing Emmanuel Ramazani Shadary to succeed him, says the elections were free and fair. He later declared himself president, which resulted in a political standoff for nearly a year. CENCO is widely seen as one of Congo's most powerful strongholds, and now represents near 80 million residents in the country. According to Mr Royce, voting machines did not work well, people had to queue for hours before they could vote, and there was not ...

by | January 06, 2019 | 15:55

But its prospects are grim in the Republican-led Senate, which previously approved similar measures on the floor or in committee but has since fallen in line with Trump's demands for funding for the border wall. Pelosi, who was elected speaker earlier Thursday, also took a shot a Trump, calling his proposal "a wall between reality and his constituents". How has the shutdown come about? Trump has said the partial shutdown, which began December 22, will last "as long as it takes" to get the ...

by | January 06, 2019 | 15:45

Police put out an alert for Mehmood, saying he was "armed and dangerous" and a "person of interest". The woman, Kimaria Nelson , reportedly shares the children with Mehmood. Police records indicate that he'd been arrested multiple times, charged with fraud, robbery, assault and drug possession. His Facebook page features him cursing, an illustration of a woman performing oral sex, and Mehmood bragging about being drunk.

by | January 06, 2019 | 15:31

Hackers have posted personal data from hundreds of German politicians from major parties, including credit card details and mobile phone numbers, ARD TV said on Friday. Gigabytes of personal data - some of it highly sensitive - has been posted online. Fietz said the amount of Merkel's data that was exposed was "not excessive" but warned that some of the documents and information published might have been faked.

by | January 06, 2019 | 14:22

DUP MP Sammy Wilson said it was unsurprising the PSNI has attempted to downplay the mutual aid application and there is not to suggest major public disorder will break out following Brexit . "For all of those reasons, I think that what will happen at the end of the day is, even if we left with a no deal, it would be in Europe's interests to say 'let's have a tariff-free arrangement and continue with what we have to do".

by | January 06, 2019 | 13:33

Almost three out of four members of the British Labour Party want their leader, Jeremy Corbyn, to back a second referendum on Brexit, a new survey has found. Theresa May will face a grilling on the BBC's Andrew Marr Show this morning with little to offer Tory MPs refusing to back her Brexit deal, and with opposition parties stepping up a bid to oust her from Downing Street.

by | January 06, 2019 | 11:04

Jazmine's family had said they believe her death was racially motivated. "As I turned around and looked back at the street, I heard shots start firing and they came through my window". A gunman drove up in what is described as a red pickup truck and opened fire on the vehicle, investigators said. Fox 26 reports the alleged shooter is black, not white, and also that the shooting may have been gang-related.

by | January 06, 2019 | 10:27

On Saturday morning, acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney , Kushner, Pence, and Nielsen walked over to the vice president's ceremonial office together, which is located across the street from the White House. Sen. In calling on Trump to reopen government while negotiations on border security continue, Democrats have emphasized families unable to pay bills due to absent paychecks.

by | January 06, 2019 | 07:27

TSA employees fall in the latter category because they are considered essential. The spokesperson said 99.8% of 2.2 million passengers screened on January 3 waited less than 30 minutes. In what one official dubbed the "blue flu", hundreds of blue-uniformed TSA officials have been calling out sick in recent days as the shutdown stretches on and their salaries go unpaid.

by | January 06, 2019 | 06:48

Turkey and Pakistan will hold a trilateral summit with Afghanistan in Istanbul in an effort for a lasting peace and stability in Afghanistan Pakistani media reported . He said we also want to eradicate corruption which will help flourish investment, especially in the small and medium enterprises. "We assure you, you will find a completely different government", he added.

by | January 06, 2019 | 06:41

Bernie Sanders, the Vermont independent whose decision to enter the 2016 presidential campaign was partly a reaction to Warren's decision to sit it out, the MA senator seems least at ease when political conversation turns personal. Warren instead urged Congress to act to protect the special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation. "None of us believe that billionaires ought to be able to self-fund" their campaigns, she said.

by | January 06, 2019 | 06:27

Emergency services, including a search helicopter, were mobilised as soon as an alarm was raised. Rescue 115 arrived at the scene to carry out a search. Initial indications are, having taken statements from a number of people, that the victim was taking a selfie and lost his footing", an official said.

by | January 06, 2019 | 05:51

Idaho's largest animal welfare organization sharply criticized the acquittal of an eastern Idaho teacher accused of animal cruelty , warning that the case would become a "rallying cry" for renewed efforts by those who support vigorous enforcement of laws protecting animals.

by | January 06, 2019 | 05:26

The unnamed woman is believed to be a 32-year-old nurse living in Twin Falls, ABC News reported . Patrick Frazee, fiance of Kelsey Berreth, was arrested and charged with first-degree murder and solicitation in the disappearance of Berreth, who was last seen in Woodland Park, Colorado, on Thanksgiving, in Florissant, Colorado, on December 21, 2018.

by | January 06, 2019 | 02:57

Newly elected Democratic Rep. Rashida Tlaib of MI is getting some pushback from fellow lawmakers on Capitol Hill after using a profanity Thursday evening when she said President Donald Trump should be impeached . GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy, who cordially handed her the speaker's gavel yesterday, was disappointed she has not had a serious conversation with Tlaib nor spoken out against her controversial remarks.

by | January 06, 2019 | 02:43

Since Ms Tsai, who is from the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party, became Taiwan's President in 2016, Beijing has been increasing pressure on the self-ruled island. Mr Xi's comments followed his remarks on Wednesday that nobody could change the fact that Taiwan was part of China, and that people on both sides of the Taiwan Strait should seek "reunification".

by | January 06, 2019 | 02:01

U.S. prosecutors want them to be extradited to that country to face fraud charges in connection with the loan. The fraud is related to loans to companies owned by the Mozambique state. Lebanese businessman Jean Boustani, accused of helping coordinate the alleged fraud , was arrested at a NY airport on Wednesday. The indictment alleges that between 2013 and 2016, more than $2bn of loans were issued and guaranteed by the Mozambique government, with the intent to defraud investors.

by | January 06, 2019 | 01:58

Jeffrey will also continue as a special representative on Syria. Another senior official briefing the press before the trip, said that the secretary of state aimed to debunk a "false narrative" that the USA was leaving the region, in the wake of Trump's order for the withdrawal of an estimated 2,000 U.S.

by | January 06, 2019 | 00:13

Earlier, Mallya was seen accusing that there were plans to frame and defame him though he had expressed that he's willing to repay the loans. The Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) court was hearing an application by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) seeking to declare Mallya - who is in the United Kingdom - a fugitive and to allow his properties to be confiscated and brought under the control of the Union government as per the provisions of the new Fugitive Economic Offenders ...

by | January 05, 2019 | 22:11

Vice President Pence is in line for a raise of nearly $13,000 - leaping from $230,700 to $243,500. Cabinet secretaries will get a raise from $199,700 to $210,700, while deputy secretaries will go up from $179,700 to $189,600, the Post reported .