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by | March 14, 2019 | 00:08

Former Texas Congressman Beto O'Rourke will make his first trip to Iowa as a potential presidential candidate this weekend, a move that fuels the near-constant speculation that he is days away from entering the crowded field of Democrats in the race for the White House.

by | March 13, 2019 | 23:56

Mrs. Pelosi upended the push to impeach in an interview with The Washington Post published Monday. Trump's entire political persona, moreover, is all about incessant partisan conflict; he will consistently denounce any impeachment effort as a coup d'etat, an effort to overturn a democratic election, and the Republican "base" and the GOP pols who fear that base (all of them) will go to the wall to defend him.

by | March 13, 2019 | 23:23

Despite recent polling indicating that support for the death penalty is at its lowest level since the early 1970s, Newsom's order still bucks the will of most California residents. "Defying voters, the Governor of California will halt all death penalty executions of 737 stone cold killers", Trump wrote on Twitter. Interested in Donald Trump? California's governor is set to issue a moratorium on capital punishment in the US's most populous state, providing a reprieve for hundreds of ...

by | March 13, 2019 | 22:52

Matt Western was among many MPs to have voted against Theresa May's latest Brexit deal in Parliament last night. Today (Wednesday), MPs will get a vote on whether the United Kingdom should leave without a deal on March 29 and, if that is rejected, a vote on Thursday on whether Brexit should be delayed.

by | March 13, 2019 | 22:51

Mr Corbyn wants a General Election and, if successful, would put forward an alternative exit plan that would keep Britain in a customs union with the EU. Mrs May agreed but insisted her deal is a "good deal" and she wants the United Kingdom to leave with a good deal. The prime minister said Tory MPs will get a free vote on the motion.

by | March 13, 2019 | 21:41

Before Wednesday, the last school shooting in Brazil occurred in 2011 when 12 children were killed by a former student in a Rio de Janeiro school. Among the dead were five school children, one adult who worked at the building, one person who was standing just outside the school and the two adolescent shooters, police said.

by | March 13, 2019 | 21:25

The Ethiopian Airlines flight from Addis Ababa to Nairobi crashed on Sunday, 10 March, killing 157 people. He said satellite data suggested similarities between the flight profiles of the Ethiopian jet and that of a Lion Air plane of the same type that crashed in Indonesia a year ago.

by | March 13, 2019 | 21:01

The "63 Red Safe" app was launched early March. "There's the open carry question, and does the location have a political presence in their social media?" Wallace told the show's hosts that he created the app in response to the treatment of officials in President Donald Trump's administration in public.

by | March 13, 2019 | 20:29

In the baffling clip, the pilot is heard asking air traffic control staff: "May God be with us". Follow SAMAA English on Facebook , Twitter , and Instagram . FILE-A Southwest Airlines plane is serviced before departure in a Dec.10, 2017. It isn't the first time a forgetful parent has left their child at an airport.

by | March 13, 2019 | 19:42

The former campaign manager, soon to be 70 years old on April 1, and his wife, in her late 60s, pleaded with Jackson to show compassion and allow him to be with his wife and family for as long as possible after serving his sentence. Jackson said at the outset of the sentencing hearing that she would not be influenced by last Thursday's sentence imposed by U.S. District Judge T.S.

by | March 13, 2019 | 19:29

If Trump would agree to sign legislation handcuffing future emergency declarations, it could help the White House reduce opposition among GOP senators to his border emergency declaration in Thursday's vote. In a statement, Pelosi made clear that the Democrat-led House has no interest in that approach. In the pre-dawn darkness of 5:50 a.m., the president, 72, returned to a cherished topic: himself and what he sees as his history-making success in the Oval Office.

by | March 13, 2019 | 19:23

Shortly afterward, Corallo received a call from a reporter who told him that one of Kushner's minions had been dispatched to trash Corallo's reputation. Cohn eventually left the White House in March 2018 in the wake of a battle with the President over steel and aluminum tariffs. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, who himself was embroiled in scandal for reportedly wanting to use an $25,000-an-hour Air Force jet to travel to Europe for his honeymoon, was often invited by Ivanka and Jared ...

by | March 13, 2019 | 16:46

Prime Minister of Pakistan , Imran Khan said that soon he would have a "good news" for Iran as he spoke to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani over telephone on Saturday. Iraq and Iran share a 1,400-kilometer-long border. The parlous state of Iran's economy since US President Donald Trump's decision last May to pull out of a 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and six major powers has pushed the country's leaders to try to expand trade ties with its neighbours.

by | March 13, 2019 | 16:24

At this point it'd be nearly disappointing if he blew out his birthday candles the way a normal person does. "What I always wanted!" exclaimed Romney in a video featuring members of his Senate staff singing to him and carrying the festive dessert.

by | March 13, 2019 | 15:57

Onlookers crowded around in the densely populated neighborhood in Lagos, Nigeria's commercial capital and a city of some 20 million people. A single yellow excavator scooped at the ruins, a nest of rebar and dust. Parents are crying". Rescue operations spearheaded by men of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) are still ongoing while the police and other security operatives are monitoring the security situation at the scene of the building collapse.

by | March 13, 2019 | 15:24

Supporters say it allows Britain to control immigration and take advantage of global opportunities, striking new trade deals with the United States and others while still keeping close links to the European Union , which, even without Britain, would be a single market of 440 million people.

by | March 13, 2019 | 14:43

The leader of UK Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn , slammed on Tuesday the new arrangements regarding the Brexit deal, reached by UK Prime Minister Theresa May and the European Commission, saying that the result of negotiations did not even remotely resemble the changes that May had pledged to secure.

by | March 13, 2019 | 14:37

The last round of talks in January led the United States and the Taliban to agree on a "draft framework" on a troop withdrawal and counterterrorism measures. The United States has been pushing the Taliban to agree to a ceasefire and to talk with Afghanistan's government, which the militant group considers a USA puppet regime.

by | March 13, 2019 | 14:08

But Berners-Lee is optimistic about the future of the web, which he sees as constantly evolving. The web's 30th birthday comes as USA lawmakers are considering The Save the Internet Act, which would overturn the FCC rollback and restore the 2015 Open Internet Order.

by | March 13, 2019 | 12:31

Levine's district includes San Quentin State Prison, which houses California's death row and execution chamber. California Governor Gavin Newsom will announce a moratorium on executions and a temporary reprieve for all 737 inmates on death row in the USA state.