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by | July 14, 2019 | 16:55

Mr Johnson paused, before replying: "No". It had been, she said, "incredibly frustrating" that MPs on either side of the Leave-Remain divide had "got so sort of entrenched that they just were not willing to make that compromise that would enable us to get the majority to get this through".

by | July 14, 2019 | 15:56

Northwest Detention Centre holds migrants pending deportation proceedings and has also held immigration-seeking parents separated from their children, the Associated Press reports. Van Spronsen is believed to have had previous run-ins with law enforcement at the detention centre. The four male officers involved - ⁠ whose tenure with Tacoma police ranged from 20 years to 9 months - were placed on paid administrative leave per department policy.

by | July 14, 2019 | 15:44

The Washington Post reported Zabiullah Mujahid tweeted that two American soldiers were killed and three wounded in a bomb attack in Wardak province, west of Kabul, but offered no additional evidence. American officials have expressed a desire to reach a peace deal by September 1, ahead of Afghan presidential elections scheduled for later that month.

by | July 14, 2019 | 14:38

Epstein has pleaded no longer responsible. "My point here today is we have an wonderful economy and the focus needs to be on the economy and job creation", Acosta said, calling it unfair the administration was being inundated with questions about a 12-year-old case.

by | July 14, 2019 | 13:14

Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY), a Judiciary Committee member and the chair of the House Democratic Caucus, had expressed concern that some lawmakers would not be able to question the special counsel as a result of time constraints. "They want to hurt the president for the election, because I see what I'm running against", Mr. Trump said before the hearing was rescheduled. A Judiciary Committee spokesman emphasized that next week's hearing is still on the books.

by | July 14, 2019 | 12:41

MPs have consistently voted against a no-deal Brexit , but by closing Parliament (proroguing) in the run-up to Brexit day they would be denied of the opportunity to block it. Great to meet Members in Maidstone and Sevenoaks this evening. "I will continue to argue vigorously against a no-deal Brexit ". While wishing her successor well, she said she would continue to argue that leaving the European Union "with a good deal" remains vital, in a clear warning against a chaotic no-deal crash ...

by | July 14, 2019 | 11:37

Early Saturday, streets in the normally raucous French Quarter tourist district were largely empty and barely damp. In St. John's Parish next to New Orleans , some areas were already under two or more feet (60 centimetres) of water, local television footage showed.

by | July 14, 2019 | 10:27

It could culminate in retaliatory tariffs, which might open up a new trade war. They state a duty is required in light of the fact that big, multinational internet organizations, for example, Facebook (FB.O) and Amazon ( AMZN .O) are right now ready to book benefits in low-tax nations like Ireland, regardless of where the income starts.

by | July 14, 2019 | 09:51

According to the Mail newspaper on Sunday, the memo was written after the then Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson appealed to the U.S. in 2018 to stick with the nuclear deal , the BBC reported. Shortly after, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, among the deal's most vocal critics, boasted to Likud party activists that he had been the one to convince Trump to pull out of the accord.

by | July 14, 2019 | 08:58

It reached the Villivakkam neighbourhood of Chennai , from where it was be inaugurated by the Tamil Nadu ministers, according to officials who were quoted in the report . Chennai has been facing a severe water crisis and there has been a 40 per cent cut in piped water supply after all four reservoirs outside the city dried up.

by | July 14, 2019 | 06:29

He instead pleaded guilty to state charges , spent 13 months in a work-release programme, paid settlements to victims and registered sex offender. "I do not think it is right and fair to have Epstein as the focus rather than the incredible economy that we have today", the outgoing labour secretary said.

by | July 14, 2019 | 06:25

The New York Fire Department said it was tackling a fire in an electrical transformer in Manhattan , the most densely populated of the city's five boroughs. Power was not restored until the next day. A number of Saturday night shows were delayed, with theatregoers left waiting in the streets outside venues.

by | July 14, 2019 | 05:40

In a statement, the London Metropolitan police's assistant commissioner, Neil Basu, said that "given the widely reported consequences of that leak", there had been "damage caused to United Kingdom worldwide relations" and that there "would be clear public interest in bringing the person or people responsible to justice".

by | July 14, 2019 | 04:43

Photos of darkened subway stations were being shared on social media. Freddi Goldstein, a spokeswoman for Mayor Bill de Blasio, who was campaigning in Iowa for president, said that the mayor had been briefed on the blackout and that the Office of Emergency Management was responding.

by | July 14, 2019 | 04:02

Mr Trump, a frequent tweeter, lashed out in a Twitter post before the event on Thursday at some social media companies and traditional news firms, saying, "The Fake News is not as important, or as powerful, as Social Media" and criticising what he said was unfairness by some firms.

by | July 14, 2019 | 02:59

The deal was meant to end the impasse between the military council and the protest movement since security forces razed a massive pro-democracy sit-in in Khartoum early last month, killing more than 100 people, according to protest organizers.

by | July 14, 2019 | 01:42

He told WPVI: 'They [parents] were able to pull this auto thief out of the vehicle. Philadelphia Police Chief Inspector Scott Small told local NBC affiliate WCAU that the woman and her boyfriend were taken into custody, where they cooperated fully with law enforcement officers.

by | July 13, 2019 | 21:56

Two, much stronger earthquakes shook the state last weekend and triggered thousands of aftershocks. Shocking footage of those earthquakes showed food falling from the shelves of grocery stores and waves sloshing in residents' swimming pools.

by | July 13, 2019 | 20:54

That is clearly not entirely complete, but there is progress. She gave no details of any medical advice or treatment she has been given. The 64-year-old, who has been in office since 2005, has no history of serious health issues. Merkel was also seen shaking on June 27 when she met German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier but her spokesman said she was fine and she later went ahead with her planned trip to Japan for a G20 summit.

by | July 13, 2019 | 17:11

The man was driving a auto which crossed the median and hit a giant saguaro cactus on Wednesday, according to Pima County Sheriff's Department. Scott was charged with a DUI and criminal damage. The driver was reportedly detained after showing signs of impairment, the Arizona Daily Star reported . According to Crystal Kasnoff, the NWFD public information officer, the driver got into an accident and crossed the median, where he ran into the cactus.