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by | May 04, 2019 | 17:28

Putin has denied that the Russian government interfered in the 2016 USA presidential campaign. Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov has confirmed the White House statements on the conversation between the two leaders. Putin has in fact dispatched Russian troops to support Nicolás Maduro amid an anti-government uprising led by opposition leader Juan Guaidó. Putin told Trump that the new leadership in Ukraine should take steps to solve the Ukrainian crisis, the Kremlin said.

by | May 04, 2019 | 15:58

Vajiralongkorn assumed the throne following the death of his father in 2016, becoming King Rama X. He is the 10th member of the Chakri dynasty, which has ruled Thailand since Rama I took the throne in 1782. "The coronation distracts from the popular indignation regarding election irregularities", said Thai politics expert Paul Chambers of Naresuan University.

by | May 04, 2019 | 15:54

No damage or injuries were reported . Israeli warplanes have carried out a wave of airstrikes against positions of the Hamas resistance movement in Gaza , promoting two retaliatory rocket launches from the blockaded enclave towards the Israeli-occupied territories.

by | May 04, 2019 | 13:15

Palestinian demonstrators riot on the Israel-Gaza Strip border, May 3, 2019. The Israeli military said the air strike was a retaliation to gunfire from Gaza that had wounded two of its soldiers near the border. The protesters are demanding an end to a blockade imposed by Israel and Egypt , and want Palestinians to have the right to return to land from which their families fled or were forced to flee during Israel's founding in 1948, which Israel rejects.

by | May 04, 2019 | 12:53

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik , who reviewed the situation in following the landfall of severe cyclonic storm Fani , said Puri district, particularly the holy town had suffered huge damage. Five persons were injured when a portion of the roof of a hutment collapsed on Friday night in the central part of the city's Beniatola Lane, police said.

by | May 04, 2019 | 10:40

The Republican-led House and Senate reached an agreement on the spending blueprint earlier this week, but it can not pass until after a required 72-hour "cooling off" period. Fifty-eight percent said they believed carrying guns in schools would make them less safe. Public schools' main account would get $783 million more than a year ago.

by | May 04, 2019 | 09:44

She added that if the U.S. did not change its stance by the end of this year, it will face an "unwanted outcome". Choe pinned much of the blame for the deadlock on U.S. Putin, in fact, may be more eager than Trump to see the denuclearization of North Korea because once Pyongyang's nukes are gone, the justification for maintaining heavy USA military presence along the 38th parallel and in Japan will also crumble.

by | May 04, 2019 | 09:29

It emerged that the couple had got engaged over the Easter weekend in Hawke's Bay after Ardern was spotted wearing a diamond ring at an event at the Pike River mine on Friday. "I'm very, very lucky", she told Radio NZ soon after their daughter was born. Neve Te Aroha Ardern-Gayford with her parents, Jacinda Ardern and Clarke Gayford .

by | May 04, 2019 | 08:25

Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler of NY said that if the attorney general doesn't provide the committee "with the information it demands and the respect that it deserves, Mr Barr's moment of accountability will come soon enough". Wednesday morning, Wallace appeared on Fox News and said the letter created a problem for Barr, whose choice to keep it secret left some feeling as if he'd "misled the country on the essential contents of the report ".

by | May 04, 2019 | 07:08

A Boeing 737 commercial jet escaped tragedy Friday after it skid on the runway and fell into the St. John's River near Jacksonville, Florida after landing, Reuters reported. The aircraft, which belongs to Miami Air International, was attempting to land after a flight from Naval Station Guantanamo Bay in Cuba. The plane was carrying a group of NASCAR drivers and got stuck in the grass on the runway.

by | May 04, 2019 | 06:24

North Korea did not carry out any missile or nuclear tests previous year, as Kim Jong-un held his first historic summits with the leaders of the United States and South Korea . South Korean and US officials said they were in the process of analyzing the missile launches. Abe's remarks came days after he met with U.S. President Donald Trump in Washington and thanked Trump for raising with Kim, at a February summit , the topic of Japanese citizens allegedly abducted by the DPRK.

by | May 03, 2019 | 23:59

The children were left in the back seat for about 10 seconds when a man allegedly jumped into the driver's seat and began to drive off. As for Coburn, she didn't see her grandchildren's escape from the vehicle and continued hanging on to the driver's side door handle, WCPO said, adding that police estimated she was dragged four auto lengths before she let go.

by | May 03, 2019 | 23:13

The conversation comes as Mr. Trump continues to point to special counsel Robert Mueller's finding that Trump campaign workers did not take any actions that amounted to conspiracy with Russia , but did interact with Russian associates. "The president reiterated that sentiment several times throughout the call", Sanders said. Rep. Harley Rouda, D-Calif., who sits on the House Oversight Committee , lamented President Trump's tweeted about the "Russia hoax" after Trump had a conversation ...

by | May 03, 2019 | 20:40

Later that day, he moved into the Spanish ambassador's residence in Caracas. USA officials have said Venezuela's military high command was in discussions with the Supreme Court and representatives of Guaido over Maduro's exit. Guaido has suggested a general strike as the next step to pressure Maduro, while US officials have said more sanctions are coming to choke off cash flow to Venezuela's government.

by | May 03, 2019 | 20:12

Hence, if the alleged obstructer did not commit the underlying crime being investigated, then his so-called obstruction did not impair justice; it just impaired a fruitless investigation. "The Attorney General agreed to appear before Congress", said a spokesperson for the DOJ. President Barack Obama's attorney general, Eric H. Holder Jr., was held in contempt by the Republican-led House in 2012 when he refused to hand over documents involving a gun-tracking operation.

by | May 03, 2019 | 19:25

We've gone through so many investigations, everybody. Lawmakers are concentrated on exploring problems raised in counsel Robert Mueller's report. Democrats are raising the prospect of holding Barr in contempt after the department also missed the House Judiciary Committee deadline to provide it with a full, unredacted version of Mueller's report and its underlying evidence.

by | May 03, 2019 | 16:52

The man was hiking with a group on a cliff edge of the Kilauea Volcano caldera on Hawaii's Big Island on Wednesday evening. The man had climbed over a railing at the Steaming Bluff overlook to get closer to the edge of the cliff, which dropped down 300 feet (91 meters) into the caldera.

by | May 03, 2019 | 15:55

Elsewhere, a new independent party, the Andover Alliance, won seven seats on Test Valley Borough Council. Labour held its majority in Halton and Sefton , and also held on in St Helens , although it lost seats in Bold, Haydock and Rainhill, areas which have seen the most opposition to the Local Plan.

by | May 03, 2019 | 13:09

Barr's testimony at the heated hearing covered everything from his decision not to pursue an obstruction case against President Trump to process delays in getting a redacted version of Mueller's report to the public to Mueller's apparent concerns about how Barr initially relayed his findings to Congress .

by | May 03, 2019 | 12:42

I would like to thank you for allowing me to serve as the 50th mayor. He said he would hold a press conference at his office in downtown Baltimore but declined to say whether the mayor would be resigning or whether she would even be present.