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by | April 18, 2019 | 20:40

Schiff said in his statement that the subpoena to Deutsche Bank is a "friendly" subpoena, meaning he expects them to continue working with the committees. A separate probe is underway in the House Ways and Means Committee, where Democrats are demanding that the Treasury Department turn over 10 years of Trump's tax returns .

by | April 18, 2019 | 20:17

The court also imposed heavy fines on 96 of the defendants, ordering each of them to pay 100,000 Bahraini dinars (265,235 USA dollars). Fifty-eight of the defendants were tried in absentia, a judicial source told Agence France-Presse. The defendants have the right to appeal the ruling, it said. According to rights groups, Bahrain is increasingly using terrorism-related charges and the removal of citizenship to crack down on mostly peaceful political activists.

by | April 18, 2019 | 19:29

Reuters calls Trump an "aviation enthusiast" who from 1989 to 1992 owned an airline called Trump Shuttle . He continued, "No product has suffered like this one". "We're mindful that the resumption of service because of our 737 Max aircraft could be further delayed, and our staff will work with all customers affected by virtually any flight cancellations", said American Airlines spokesman Ross Feinstein.

by | April 18, 2019 | 18:40

Kicking off the Easter weekend, the sun will once again bake the country with temperatures getting into the twenties, especially in the south. Temperatures will most likely cool to the 40s on Sunday with a chance for showers in the afternoon and evening.

by | April 18, 2019 | 18:25

In a statement issued on Friday, Speaker Pelosi said she would be leading the delegation to Stuttgart, London , Dublin and Northern Ireland. "S$3 he's a wonderful member of Congress as I think all of our colleagues will attest". "This is about winning", Pelosi said. His use of the visceral imagery brought widespread condemnation from Democrats concerned it could inspire more violence aimed at Omar, one of the first two Muslim women in Congress, and she has said she has seen an uptick in ...

by | April 18, 2019 | 16:51

Josh Bratchley has been identified as the British cave diver who was declared missing and trapped in a cave in Jackson County, Tennessee, on Wednesday. "We had a nice talk". Officials believe it will take 30 to 45 minutes to complete the dive. "This was a really small, nasty cave", said Sorrenson. Once he reached the cave, he found Bratchley less than an hour after entering the cave.

by | April 18, 2019 | 16:46

Thankfully, the fire was contained relatively quickly, and nobody is reported to have been seriously injured. The historic room is thought to have been built by King Herod, who is said to have been the king of Judea when Jesus was born.

by | April 18, 2019 | 12:58

According to Balochistan Inspector General of Police Mohsin Hassan Butt, around 15-20 unidentified armed assailants in camouflage uniform reportedly stopped five or six buses travelling between Karachi and Gwadar. Provincial home minister Mir Zia Langov said a full-scale investigation had been launched into the attack and to track down the gunmen, who he said had fled the scene.

by | April 18, 2019 | 12:41

While there are specific reasons behind each individual business decision, analysts said the specter of Brexit was haunting Japanese firms across the board. "This unity, in my opinion, Mr Tusk I have to tell you that very frankly, it is at risk now", he said. "I fear that it will continue the uncertainty".

by | April 18, 2019 | 12:28

Witnesses reported shaking buildings, but there is no official information on damage or casualties. A Reuters witness said the quake shook buildings in the capital, Taipei . The Central Weather Bureau and the U.S. Geological Survey put the preliminary magnitude at 6.1. "I live on the 21st floor, the building swayed so much that I was nearly scared to death", one user posted.

by | April 18, 2019 | 11:24

She was travelling in Africa to promote a global women's initiative. Her outfit choice raised some eyebrows when critics of the First Daughter noticed that she had opted for a floral Emilia Wickstead dress valued at $1,655 Dollars. Last week, the US President had confirmed the offer as regarded his daughter as being "very good with numbers". But she added that "there are substantial barriers", such as lack of access to capital for 70 per cent of female business owners, and that women made up ...

by | April 18, 2019 | 06:48

Almost 50 people were killed as rains, coupled with thunderstorm and lightning, hit several parts of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat and Maharashtra overnight, officials said today. Condoling the deaths, Chief minister Ashok Gehlot said in a tweet, "Deeply pained by loss of lives due to unseasonal rains and storms in various parts of the country including Rajasthan".

by | April 18, 2019 | 05:36

Though officials initially feared the entire building would be lost, emergency services managed to protect the cathedral's structure and two towers. Cologne cathedral was heavily damaged during World War II and work to fix it is still ongoing more than 70 years later.

by | April 18, 2019 | 04:32

Media reporter Joe Concha appeared on "Fox & Friends" Wednesday to explain how Pete Buttigieg has become the press' "it" candidate. Buttigieg , an openly gay man who's just as open about his devotion to Christianity, referred back to his faith in response to the hecklers.

by | April 18, 2019 | 02:29

Videos from the scene show the wreckage of the white bus on a roadside slope, with rescue crews trying to extract the passengers. Mr Souza said: "I have no words to describe what happened". Local mayor Filipe Sousa confirmed the crash in an interview with SIC Television. "We are shocked to learn of the tragic bus accident in Madeira".

by | April 18, 2019 | 01:58

In the past, these specialised rail cars appear to have been associated with the movement of radioactive material or reprocessing campaigns. Satellite images taken late last week appear to show activity at North Korea's main nuclear site, a possible negative sign for diplomatic negotiations between the USA and Kim Jong Un's regime.

by | April 17, 2019 | 23:59

However, many believe that the effort of the daughter of the United States president is shadowed by his father's efforts of cutting worldwide aid and his scandalous comments against Africa. The president's daughter arrived in Ethiopia early Sunday boarding a flying commercial aircraft. Ivanka Trump has visited Muya Ethiopia , a textile manufacturing company.

by | April 17, 2019 | 23:53

Juan Guaidó, recognised as the country's legitimate leader by the United States and most western democracies, was speaking to a crowd of thousands in the city of Punto Fijo, in northwestern Venezuela. "Mr. Pompeo, you can stop", he said, according to the Post . Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang also stated that statements by Pompeo about Beijing's allegedly "pretended" friendship with the countries of Latin America are "baseless slanders" and "deliberate provocation".

by | April 17, 2019 | 22:19

The draft resolution calls on all sides in Libya "immediately to recommit" to United Nations peace efforts and urges all member states "to use their influence over the parties" to see that the resolution is respected. The statement called on all parties to the conflict to abide by their obligations under global law by refraining from targeting educational and health facilities or personnel as well as civic infrastructure.

by | April 17, 2019 | 22:13

In an address to the nation from the Elysee Palace, President Emmanuel Macron has vowed to rebuild Notre-Dame Cathedral within five years; a process some experts said would take decades. "The end of the fire doesn't mean the edifice is totally saved". The island that houses the cathedral has been closed to the public since Monday's fire, and its residents evacuated.