by | August 20, 2019 | 11:30

Now detained , the general was informed by the prosecutor´s office that he faced charges of "possessing foreign currency, corruption and receiving gifts illegally". The power-sharing deal, brokered by the African Union and Ethiopia, creates a joint military and civilian sovereign council to rule for a little over three years until elections can be held.

by | August 20, 2019 | 10:53

The share of economists expecting a recession this year dropped to 2 percent from 10 percent in February. President Trump has repeatedly criticized Fed Chairman Jerome Powell and called on the central bank to cut interest rates. The economy may grow more slowly overall as the bump from president Trump's tax cut begins to fade, but the growth may stay positive barring a huge deterioration in trade negotiations or consumer confidence, Rose said.

by | August 20, 2019 | 10:10

Add Jeffrey Epstein Case as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Jeffrey Epstein Case news, video, and analysis from ABC News. The Duke of York, 59, issued a statement through Buckingham Palace after new footage emerged at the weekend allegedly showing him inside the disgraced financier's Manhattan mansion in 2010.

by | August 20, 2019 | 08:49

Add Abortion Rights as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Abortion Rights news, video, and analysis from ABC News. News broke Monday that national Planned Parenthood had made a decision to exit the federal reproductive health program in light of the rule, rolled out in February by the Department of Health and Human Services.

by | August 20, 2019 | 07:09

He nevertheless stressed he would support Normandy format talks - a diplomatic group of senior representatives of four countries ( Germany , Russia, Ukraine and France) to resolve the war in Eastern Ukraine - and that there was no alternative to it.

by | August 20, 2019 | 06:56

Hundreds of police backed by soldiers and army helicopters deployed in the Zimbabwean city of Bulawayo on Monday to prevent an opposition protest from taking place, a show of force that stopped a demonstration for the second time in four days.

by | August 20, 2019 | 06:55

But Warren, who last week released a detailed policy agenda to help Native Americans, has since climbed in the polls . She was introduced by Rep. Deb Haaland (D-N.M.), one of the first two Native American women to be elected to Congress and a lawmaker who has worked with Warren on part of her proposal.

by | August 20, 2019 | 04:58

Major General Shavendra Silva, who on Monday was also promoted to the rank of lieutenant general, was in charge of an army division that encircled the final stronghold of the Tamil Tiger rebels in the final stages of the war that ended a decade ago.

by | August 20, 2019 | 02:23

Bernie Sanders, 7 to Sen. "Fox has changed, and my worst polls have always been from Fox", Trump told reporters Sunday as he left New Jersey to return to Washington, D.C. On the same day, Trump also took a swipe at Fox News analyst Juan Williams , who has been more willing to criticize the president than other pundits at the network.

by | August 20, 2019 | 01:59

While the missile was described as "conventionally configured", meaning not nuclear-equipped, the launch was a sign of Washington beefing up its nuclear war-fighting capabilities in the wake of the collapse of the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty on August 2.

by | August 20, 2019 | 00:28

The FBI and the Justice Department's inspector general are investigating his death . A statement from Barr on Monday gave no specific reason for the reassignment. Epstein, a 66-year-old financier accused of child sex trafficking, was found dead in his Manhattan jail cell earlier this month. Legislators, advocates and even prison guards had been sounding the alarm about unsafe conditions there for years, but there has been no public indication that federal prison officials took any ...

by | August 19, 2019 | 22:43

Prince Andrew had been photographed with Epstein on several occasions, but recently distanced himself from the disgraced financier. The royal has quit his role as United Kingdom trade envoy after fallout from the Central Park photos. Prince Andrew denied any involvement in the charges and said he was "appalled" by the allegations on the late financier's character. The Mail on Sunday said the video of Andrew, who was then the UK's Special Representative for International Trade, was ...

by | August 19, 2019 | 22:27

Bawja's extension marks the second time in almost a decade that the country's top general had their traditional three-year term extended. " General Qamar Javed Bajwa is appointed Chief of Army Staff for another term of three years from the date of completion of current tenure", a notification issued by Pakistan Prime Minister's Office read.

by | August 19, 2019 | 21:56

The sackings come days after Cathay Pacific said it fired two ground staff for misconduct, amid pro-democracy protests that have convulsed Hong Kong for more than two months. China's People's Armed Police was assembled in Shenzhen for "exercises", the state-backed Global Times newspaper said. Finally, after 48 hours of civil unrest on the airport's premises, Hong Kong airport authorities were granted a judicial injunction to remove protesters from the airport on Wednesday morning ...

by | August 19, 2019 | 19:59

Federal authorities, however, kept a civil rights investigation open for five years before announcing last month they wouldn't bring charges . Last month, the U.S. That explanation didn't make sense to Maldonado who in the 46-page document, described Pantaleo's chokehold denial as "implausible and self-serving".

by | August 19, 2019 | 19:44

Combing the area: Forensics officers scour the scene where Pc Harper lost his life. Ten people are still being questioned after a newlywed policeman was dragged along by a vehicle before he died. The incident happened at the crossroads of Ufton Lane and Lambdens Hill. He joined Thames Valley Police as a Special Constable in 2010. He said the force's flags are flying at half mast as a sign of respect "in honour and memory of Andrew".

by | August 19, 2019 | 19:39

But it wouldn't be the right thing to do", Trump told reporters on Sunday. "We're doing tremendously well, our consumers are rich, I gave a tremendous tax cut, and they're loaded up with money". The president and his advisers have repeatedly accused the Fed of undermining the administration's economic policies. As far as US trade negotiations are concerned, Kudlow said trade deputies from the United States and China would speak within 10 days and could advance negotiations over ending the ...

by | August 19, 2019 | 19:14

She says that when she started having pains, she thought it was from kidney stones, which she has had before. Blaze, Gypsy and Nikki were all born within 4 minutes and each weighed 4 pounds! The doctor then took a urine test and disclosed to Dannette that she is pregnant and expecting twins.

by | August 19, 2019 | 18:31

A witness and a rebel source from the Turkey-backed Failaq al-Sham faction said the Turkish convoy entered Idlib on Monday but was stopped because of heavy bombing nearby. Most of Idlib province and parts of neighbouring Hama, Aleppo and Latakia provinces have been under the control of Syria's former al-Qaeda affiliate Hayat Tahrir al-Sham since January.

by | August 19, 2019 | 16:55

Daesh fighters, who first appeared in Afghanistan in 2014 and have since made inroads in the east and north, are not involved in the talks. They're now at their strongest since the USA -led invasion in 2001, and effectively control half the country.