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by | July 10, 2019 | 23:55

Henry Ray Perot -he later legally changed his name to Henry Ross - was born on June 27, 1930, in Texarkana, Texas , where his father ran a cotton mill. Best known for his thick Texas accent and aversion to wasteful government spending, Perot spent $63.5 million of his own money (per USA Today ) to buy numerous 30-minute primetime television spots to make his case to the America people with his trademark graphs, pie charts, and catchphrase: "It's just that simple".

by | July 10, 2019 | 23:31

A Flood Warning means flooding is imminent or occurring, and all residents who are affected by the high waters need to take action immediately. One such video showed water gushing down through a hole in the roof of a Washington metro station.

by | July 10, 2019 | 22:12

Sir Kim also thanked those in the United Kingdom and U.S. who had offered him support since the leak and that he was "deeply touched". Mr Johnson said: "I think it is absolutely vital that the advice that civil servants give to ministers should not be leaked by ministers and should not be commented on by ministers if civil servants are going to feel free to give that advice with the impartiality that they want".

by | July 10, 2019 | 21:30

Mrs Struthers-Gardner's life-support machine was turned off and she died on November 23 past year, a day after tragedy struck at her home in Poole, Dorset . Mandy said: "I miss her very much". "I noticed the straw was sticking into her head". Struthers-Gardner used the cup often. Elena's brother Robin said the straws can "very easily be lethal" - adding: "Even if they don't end a life they can be very unsafe".

by | July 10, 2019 | 21:02

Asked why the President made a decision to hold the remarks and whether the Democrats' Green New Deal would be brought up during remarks, Neumayr said it was discussed when Trump spoke to his advisers about his administration's environmental actions.

by | July 10, 2019 | 20:55

It has vowed to reverse them if it is given compensation for economic losses. European powers still party to the deal have set up a mechanism for facilitating legitimate trade without direct financial transactions that they hope will circumvent the USA sanctions.

by | July 10, 2019 | 20:31

It was part of a sequence of earthquakes that began about a week earlier, although the wave did not make its presence known until a 6.4-magnitude natural disaster on July 4. One person sustained a minor foot injury. But Lucy Jones, a seismologist at the California Institute of Technology and a former science adviser at the U.S.

by | July 10, 2019 | 19:41

Faced with criticism even from within Japan , Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has since linked the export curbs to sanctions on North Korea , suggesting that South Korea may be failing to keep strategic materials from being routed to the North.

by | July 10, 2019 | 18:51

In February, Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier and six other pharmaceutical executives testified in front of the Senate Finance Committee about ways to address rising prescription drug prices. The Health and Human Services Department said it was "disappointed" with the ruling and will consult with the Justice Department on the next steps.

by | July 10, 2019 | 16:46

No injuries were reported. Jim Mura, a spokesman for the Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet said they let the bourbon barrels burn off until Saturday morning to prevent the water runoff from impacting local waterways. However, Mura says tap water is safe to drink despite some residual aroma or taste. The state warns people not to eat the fish. Once the emergency phase is over, the cabinet plans to issue a violation to Jim Beam for the spill, he said.

by | July 10, 2019 | 15:30

After the first shaking episode, when she met visiting Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy on June 18, Merkel said she felt better after drinking some water. She has rarely had to cut back her work schedule significantly, though she did so for a few weeks in 2014 when she cracked her pelvis while cross-country skiing in Switzerland during a winter vacation.

by | July 10, 2019 | 14:57

In actuality, sources familiar with the trade talks had been quoted saying that the latest summit did little to clear the obstacles to crackdown a trade impasse, that had broken down the trade talks in early May. He also triggered a backlash in the US Congress by agreeing to soften some US export restrictions on components to Huawei, though Trump stipulated that officials would take care to avoid creating new risks to US national security.

by | July 10, 2019 | 14:40

An order of fifty Airbus A320neo replaces a preexisting order of thirty Boeing 737 MAX . The Boeing announcement on Tuesday of its second-quarter deliveries of both commercial and military airplanes came one day after Saudi Arabian budget carrier Flyadeal canceled a preliminary agreement for an order of up to 50 Boeing 737 MAX jets.

by | July 10, 2019 | 13:25

At Westminster today, MPs will vote on the Northern Ireland (Executive Formation) Bill, which is created to keep the country running while the devolved executive remains absent - having not functioned since March 2017. He said: "This is a fantastic victory for the Love Equality campaign and everyone who has campaigned over many years for equal marriage in Northern Ireland".

by | July 10, 2019 | 13:21

Iran has pressed Britain to release the captured Iranian oil tanker and called its seizure "maritime piracy", Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi said on Monday. White House National Security Advisor John Bolton is on the record applauding the UK's intervention. Rouhani also said Iran's decision to increase uranium enrichment would produce fuel for power plants and serve other peaceful aims, and that it was within the framework of Iran's 2015 nuclear deal with world powers.

by | July 10, 2019 | 13:14

East Java's Tanjung Perak customs and excise is now withholding eight containers shipped from Australia after it was known to be filled with scrap paper contaminated by household waste and hazardous waste. Global recycling was thrown for a loop in 2018, when China put out a ban on imports of foreign waste (32 categories of solid waste, to be exact). The Philippines, meanwhile, returned about 69 containers of trash back to Canada last month, putting an end to a diplomatic row between the ...

by | July 10, 2019 | 13:13

He said the only material he gave to the news organizations was what was published publicly. An NK News statement maintained that Sigley's articles had been for informational rather than political purposes. Sigley went on to say that he is still interested in North Korea and wants to continue academic research and other work related to the country. Pyongyang's official Korean Central News Agency said North Korea deported Mr Sigley last Thursday after he pleaded for forgiveness over his ...

by | July 10, 2019 | 11:30

The baby fell from the 11th floor of the Royal Caribbean cruise ship after her grandfather allegedly dangled her from a window. The child's dad has been named as police officer Alan Wiegand, from South Bend, Indiana. At around 5 p.m. the girl fell and "died on impact" after Anello sat her in an open window pane and lost balance, said Carmona. Primera Hora reports the family was from IN and the girl fell from the ship's 11th floor.

by | July 10, 2019 | 09:59

Mexico's president responded Tuesday morning to ongoing USA -imposed tomato tariffs and recently announced tariffs on Mexican steel exports. Based on these preliminary determinations, the DOC will instruct U.S. The independent US International Trade Commission sometimes blocks Commerce Department actions if they find American firms were not harmed by the subsidies.

by | July 10, 2019 | 09:55

While he was a federal prosecutor handling Epstein's past case, he cut a secret non-prosecution agreement that forced a federal investigation into an alleged trans-Atlantic sex trafficking operation of underage girls to a close. A handful of other prominent Democrats have begun calling for Acosta's resignation over how he handled the case against Epstein, including House Speaker Nancy Pelosi .