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by | July 06, 2018 | 18:41

Pocahontas, I apologize to you. "I want to apologize". I promise you I'll do this. "Let's say I am debating Pocahontas", Trump surmised. "To the fake Pocahontas, I won't apologize", he continued as the almost all-white crowd roared. I tend to take a light-hearted approach to this exercise because Trump's word-salad tendencies when speaking extemporaneously are exacerbated when reading a transcript of his speeches.

by | July 06, 2018 | 18:29

The position he took was staggering at best. He said that while he was too ashamed to report his experience directly to Jordan, he partook in multiple conversations with Jordan and his teammates during which Strauss' conduct was discussed.

by | July 06, 2018 | 18:26

Office of Special Counsel. One current and one former EPA official told Politico that Pruitt's appointees are stonewalling the report's release "every step of the way" over concerns that the report's release would have a negative impact on businesses that use the chemical.

by | July 06, 2018 | 18:27

Sharif is now in London, where his wife is receiving medical treatment for cancer. "Well done Nawaz Sharif! ". She further reiterated that the real verdict shall be revealed to the public on July 25, the day when general elections shall be held in the country.

by | July 05, 2018 | 11:42

This account of the previously undisclosed conversation comes from a senior administration official familiar with what was said. The "suggestion stunned" those in the meeting, including former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and former national security advisor H.R.

by | July 05, 2018 | 11:41

This water restriction will impact customers in The Swan, Wolfhill, Mayo and Doonane Co. The ban, which took effect today, will be in place until July 31. The use of hoses is banned for watering gardens, washing cars and filling swimming and paddling pools. Irish Water has powers under the 2007 Water Services Act to impose a ban.

by | July 05, 2018 | 11:13

The Facebook (FB)-owned service is testing a tool in India that will show users when a message has been forwarded rather than composed by the sender, it said in a letter to the Indian government on Wednesday. New feature to help identify spam texts Among the new steps by WhatsApp is a new feature that will help demarcate between potential spam (being spread as forwards) and a genuine message.

by | July 05, 2018 | 11:03

Lifeguards at the beach performed CPR and she was rushed to a local hospital but could not be saved. "Totally heartbroken to hear that the little girl didn't make it. Halfon said he was disappointed but would table a Commons motion about it. First of all I would like to offer my deepest condolences, and I am sure that of the house, to the families of Summer Grant and Ava-May Littleboy.

by | July 05, 2018 | 10:57

Then on Friday, she takes her divided cabinet away for the day to her Chequers country retreat in a bid to thrash out their differences on how close economically Britain should stay to the EU. " Theresa May's chief Brexit negotiator has told ministers that they have no chance of striking a bespoke trade deal with the European Union". The extraordinary exchanges come as Mrs May prepared to try and force a "third way" plan on European Union trade past her warring Cabinet at a special meeting ...

by | July 05, 2018 | 10:18

Sight chance for severe weather. With partly cloudy skies & hot, very humid conditions on July 4th , some isolated to spotty storms are possible. For many communities, the heat index is forecast to reach as high as 110 degrees. "Heat kills more people each year than any other weather hazard, including tornadoes, lighting and floods", wrote the NWS on Twitter Friday . Tonight most of our showers and storms should dissipate after 8pm.

by | July 05, 2018 | 10:16

But the group said no one else was aware she would climb the base. After the sighting of the protester attempting to climb the statue, tourists were escorted back on to the mainland. Okoumou is expected to appear in Manhattan Federal Court on Thursday and may face misdemeanor charges including trespassing, disorderly conduct and violating national park regulations, police said.

by | July 05, 2018 | 10:09

Amesbury is seven miles from the town of Salisbury, where former double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter were poisoned with military-grade nerve agent Novichokin March. Home Secretary Sajid Javid, who will chair a meeting of Britain's Emergency Response Committee on the incident on July 5, said "the working theory is now that this exposure was accidental, rather than a second attack along the lines of that on Sergei and Yulia Skripal in Salisbury earlier this year".

by | July 05, 2018 | 09:48

According to records, 106 people have died in Montreal due to heat since 2010. A heat warning issued by the weather agency also says humidex values of 35 C degrees or more are expected throughout the entire province. The City of Toronto continues to have seven cooling stations open across the city as well as public, air-conditioned spaces like libraries and community centres available so people can catch a break from the never ending heat wave.

by | July 05, 2018 | 09:46

Fernando Hierro is not expected to continue as coach ahead of the UEFA Nations League, although Ramos praised how the former Spain and Real Madrid player had dealt with a job he found himself doing unexpectedly just days before the tournament began.

by | July 04, 2018 | 08:24

Trump's Democratic predecessor, Barack Obama, had issued two sets of admissions to colleges as well as elementary and secondary schools "on the voluntary use of race to achieve diversity", saying educational institutions had a "compelling interest" in doing so.

by | July 04, 2018 | 08:09

Newly elected Umno Youth leader Asyraf Wajdi Dusuki hopes that former prime minister Najib Razak will be treated fairly and that the courts will ensure the process is conducted in a fair and transparent manner. He also said the US Department of Justice had verified Najib returning more than $600 million of the alleged donation. The Malaysian government under Najib was accused of blocking probes into 1MDB and not cooperating with foreign agencies investigating the fund, but local probes have ...

by | July 04, 2018 | 07:14

Miguez said she immediately dialed 9-1-1 and gave the location of the paper to report the shooting. Jarrod Ramos seen in a booking photo from 2013. A heavy police presence outside 888 Bestgate Road after a shooting in the Capital Gazette Newspaper on June 28.

by | July 04, 2018 | 07:08

Another passenger, 22-year-old Stefanie Schaffer of Vermont, lost part of both her legs. Relatives and friends were trying to help the family through an online fundraising campaign that had raised $105,000 by Tuesday. "That's what I want to do", he said. " Stacey will also need surgery for her two fractured legs". A GoFundMe page was created by the Schaffer family on Sunday to raise funds for medical and travel expenses.

by | July 04, 2018 | 06:51

According to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights , at least 120,000 people have been displaced due to escalating bombardments against the rebels in Daraa. So far, the US has remained silent in the face of a breach, and rebels are accusing them of making a "malicious deal" to remain silent. Diplomatic sources said the wider negotiations were hard, with Russian Federation insisting on sweeping surrender terms, and rebels seeking an agreement that would make Jordan a guarantor of the ...

by | July 04, 2018 | 06:40

Floral tributes and soft toys have been left at the scene on Gorleston beach where a young girl died while on an inflatable trampoline. A child has died after being thrown from a bouncy castle at a beach in Norfolk. Mr Lewis said: "This is a tragedy, and my thoughts go out to the family and friends of the young girl". Police and the Health and Safety Executive have confirmed they are leading a joint investigation into the girl's death.

by | July 04, 2018 | 06:41

Carnival Cruise Line President Christine Duffy called the rescue "nothing short of miraculous". She praised the crewmembers who found the man, lauding their "amazing effort to rescue a fellow seafarer". mi". The ship had been halted during the search, leading to a delayed itinerary. "We had a Coast Guard cutter join the search". "We feel we have covered the area quite well and unfortunately we could not find anything".

by | July 04, 2018 | 06:33

Rescue divers had spent much of Monday making preparations for a final push to locate the missing, efforts that had been hampered much of the week by flooding that made moving through tight passageways filled with muddy water hard. "I said from the outset, if anybody is going to find these kids, it will be these two divers, who are arguably the best in the world", Andy Eavies, a spokesman for the British Caving Association, told The Washington Post .

by | July 04, 2018 | 06:31

The compromise deal between Merkel and Seehofer suggests refugees arriving at the Austrian-Bavarian border who were first registered in European Union states that now refuse to take them back, such as Hungary, should be sent back to Austria .

by | July 03, 2018 | 07:33

More than 100 people protested outside the Trump hotel tower and US consulate in downtown Vancouver to rally against the White House's recent policy of separating refugee children from their Mexican-border-crossing parents. Another offered: "Even the Trump family belongs together ". Their chant "Say it loud, say it clear, immigrants are welcome here" echoed through the building, drawing scores of Senate staff to upper mezzanine floors from where they watched the commotion.

by | July 03, 2018 | 07:20

The diver responded, "No, not today, not today". "Having somebody in zero visibility that's not familiar with. that kind of extreme conditions, it's real easy and very likely that they would panic, and either kill themselves and/ or the rescuers".

by | July 03, 2018 | 07:13

Schaffer was taken to a Bahamas hospital, where both her legs were amputated. ONE person is dead and several others are injured after a boating accident in Exuma. Coast Guard Southeast posted they assisted the Royal Bahamas Police Force by evacuating four American citizens by air to Florida after an explosion on a boat near Exuma, Bahamas.

by | July 03, 2018 | 07:14

As an example, she said , she bumped into two teenagers in the Bronx minutes before the polls closed Tuesday night, who excitedly said they voted for her. "Your attempt to strip me of my family, my story , my home, and my identity is exemplary of how scared you are of the power of all four of those things", she tweeted .

by | July 03, 2018 | 07:09

The adult rattlesnake was right by Godwin's foot when Todd bolted by her leg and was bitten. "I picked him up, ran down the hill with my other dog Copper, and we got him to the hospital within about 10 minutes of being bit", she added. The Golden Retriever was rushed to the vets, and he's thankfully making a speedy recovery. But Godwin needn't have been anxious because Todd stepped in and took a bite that was meant for her.

by | July 03, 2018 | 07:01

Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, left, are shown during a news conference at the Capitol in Washington on February 15. "I'll be meeting with two or three more , and we'll make a decision on the United States Supreme Court - the new justice - that'll be made over the next few days and we'll be announcing it on Monday", he said .

by | July 03, 2018 | 06:54

Osotthanakorn said rescuers had managed to reach a three-way junction leading to where the boys were believed to be, according to The Bangkok Post . In the 5-minute navy video , the boys are quiet as they sit on their haunches, legs bent in front of them.

by | July 03, 2018 | 06:47

Police found evidence at the suspect's house the attack on the Capital Gazette in Annapolis was planned. Reporters from the paper covered the story. Staff have said they will not forget being called enemies of the people. "Obviously, I'm disappointed. Is there a cutoff for tragedy?" "I just thought I was being friendly", she told the newspaper.

by | July 03, 2018 | 06:43

Smoke and ash from the County Fire affected air quality in the Bay Area on Sunday, resulting in the the Bay Area Air Quality Management District to issue a smoke advisory , which warned the negative impacts on air quality could continue into Monday and linger until Wednesday.

by | July 03, 2018 | 06:37

Washington vowed to inflict punishments including secondary sanctions on countries that have business links with the Islamic republic. This new package of sanctions was introduced by Britain, France and Germany, aiming to stifle the Iranian missile program as well Iranian activities in Syria, Lebanon, Iraq and Yemen.

by | July 03, 2018 | 06:23

Collins noted that she was in favor of moving forward with a nominee in the next couple months, so a new justice could be in place by the time the Supreme Court's next term begins in October. " President Trump has proven he wants the best of the best on the Supreme Court". Florida's senior senator said his decision will depend on Trump's nominee, but the president already has released a short list of 25 prospective justices who were reviewed by the conservative Federalist Society.

by | July 02, 2018 | 05:59

Three gunmen dressed in balaclavas and armed with assault rifles landed a stolen helicopter in the Reau Prison courtyard. The helicopter was later found in a north-eastern suburb of the French capital, they said, adding that a police search has been launched across the entire Paris region.