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by | August 06, 2018 | 03:27

She testified that she also helped Manafort obtain millions of dolllars in loans fraudulently, including by representing rental property as a second home , sending a bank a loan-forgiveness letter she believed to be forged, and telling another bank that Manafort expected a $2.4 million payment when she had "no idea" if it was true.

by | August 06, 2018 | 02:55

Trump knew of Don Jr.'s meeting with a Russian attorney at Trump Tower before the meeting, CNN reports . Trump tweeted Sunday that recent reports suggesting the president is concerned about his son Donald Trump Jr.'s legal fate were a " complete fabrication ", before offering a new interpretation of his son's June 2016 meeting with Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya.

by | August 06, 2018 | 02:29

Thousands more mountain residents were evacuated from the path of California's biggest wildfire on Friday as worn out firefighters battled gusting winds driving one of the state's worst fire seasons in a decade. Corey Paulich said. They have grown to a combined 300 square miles. Cal Fire Mendocino is sharing new alerts with haste on their Twitter , and Mendocino Complex Fire incident page .

by | August 06, 2018 | 02:04

A flash flood warning was to remain in effect until 11:30 a.m. Friday and the weather service warned residents in low-lying areas north of the dam to move to higher ground immediately. The city said it would open a gate in the spillway on Saturday to drain some of the water from the reservoir before fix work could begin on the dam and roadway.

by | August 06, 2018 | 01:56

Non-profit groups and attorneys have been working in Central America to locate the parents. Cmdr. Jonathan White, the public-health official who has led the reunification effort for HHS, told the senators that, while signing away reunification rights may be hard to fathom, " many parents have made this journey to deliver their children here because that is the desperate, last act of a parent trying to take the child out of some of the most unsafe places to raise a child in the world".

by | August 05, 2018 | 16:12

Acosta was apparently so disturbed by the whole incident he left the press briefing early, tweeting later that her refusal to disavow Trump's comments is "shameful". Ivanka Trump: "Yes, that was a low point for me, as well". In the video below, you can see Acosta repeatedly asking Sanders to say that the press (you know, the roomful of people she's talking to every day) was not the enemy .

by | August 05, 2018 | 16:07

The Blick newspaper reported that the aircraft - which can carry 17 passengers along with three crew members - was fully booked for the flight from Locarno in canton Ticino over the Alps to the military airport of Dübendorf in canton Zurich .

by | August 05, 2018 | 16:05

Much of that money came from the candidates themselves. The candidates were seeking to replace the state's term-limited Gov. Bill Haslam. Blackburn will face former Gov. He is pledging to work across party lines, saying he will support Trump on policies that are good for the state, and oppose him when they aren't. Blackburn could become the first woman elected to the U.S.

by | August 05, 2018 | 13:44

Mr Aispuro revealed that two children were also on board the plane - bringing the total to 103. Kayla Martinez said she and her mother ran as fast as the could away from the plane which was on fire. The plane had barely taken off when it felt like it was hit by a strong air current, another passenger told network Televisa . Rescue workers and firefighters are seen at the site where an Aeromexico airliner has crashed.

by | August 05, 2018 | 10:09

After two nights and three days trapped on Mt Aspiring in "terrible weather", the soldier was "standing up and waving" when two helicopters finally reached him late yesterday afternoon after bad weather hampered previous attempts. In all, the soldier has spent nearly seven days on the mountain in sub-zero temperatures, in heavy snow and high winds. Four rescuers equipped with clothes, tents and much-needed food spent the night with the man.

by | August 05, 2018 | 07:29

Hundreds of thousands of people depend on Al-Thawra, which is Yemen s largest hospital, she said. Its spokesman, Colonel Turki al-Malki, showed images of mortars at a press conference in Riyadh on Friday and said they demonstrated that Houthi forces were behind the carnage.

by | August 05, 2018 | 07:09

The name of the body of water separating the Iranian plateau from the Arabian Peninsula, is historically and internationally known as the Persian Gulf, named after the land of Persia or Iran . He also said that Iran could block one of the most important oil artery of the world, passing through the Strait of Hormuz. USA officials said there has been no mention of any threats to American forces.

by | August 05, 2018 | 07:08

As it turns out, the man was able to evade the bison's second charge, and shortly thereafter, the large animal can be seen walking away. The encounter, captured in a video that has gone viral since being posted online midweek, showed the man later identified by authorities as Reinke gesticulating as he ran toward a bull bison whose crossing had stopped traffic on a park roadway.

by | August 05, 2018 | 04:28

The live television transmission was cut off without explanation. The broadcast showed Maduro and senior officials standing nearby in the government box peering into the skies before the video cuts off abruptly to show troops, lined up in parade order, breake rank and scatter from the scene.

by | August 05, 2018 | 04:05

Everyone on board - three crew members and 15 passengers - was killed. Soon after take-off, the helicopter collided with the outside cargo that another helicopter was carrying, officials said, adding that the second helicopter landed safely after ditching its cargo.

by | August 05, 2018 | 01:57

Six deputies stood around Williams as one applied the tape, then another piece as Williams continued trying to talk. He even tried to flee to Nebraska, breaking off his ankle bracelet before his date at the Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court.

by | August 05, 2018 | 01:46

The fire near Covelo prompted evacuation orders for about 60 homes in the farming and ranching area on the edge of the Mendocino National Forest. The fire, which is almost twice the size of Sacramento, was only partially contained after more than a week.

by | August 04, 2018 | 10:05

Vice President Pence on Wednesday welcomed the return of the presumed remains of US troops killed in the Korean War and called it a sign of "tangible progress" in ongoing negotiations with North Korea. However, there is an uncertainty regarding the remains being truly American as sixteen other United Nations member countries fought alongside the USA during the war.

by | August 04, 2018 | 09:56

Their potential target was unclear, he said, but there are "Israeli communities within hundreds of meters of the fence". The ISIS affiliate in the southwest was the last of the rebels holding any territory in the area, and has lost its last few villages in recent days.

by | August 04, 2018 | 07:35

SINGAPORE , Aug 3 ― Asean looks forward to working closely with the United States (US) to bring the partnership to a higher trajectory, says Malaysian Foreign Affairs Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah. Over the first year and a half of US administration, President Donald Trump attended his first US-Asean Summit and the East Asia Summit in Manila; Vice President Pence visited the Asean Secretariat; and numerous cabinet secretaries travelled to the region, including Pompeo's recent visit to ...

by | August 04, 2018 | 05:34

They expect protectionist policies on trade - which show no signs of abating - to tap the brakes. Much of American industry and many members of Trump's own Republican Party have expressed outrage but have so far been unable to thwart Trump's trade policies.

by | August 04, 2018 | 03:49

In the past, the catechism said the Church does not object to the death penalty , in its words, "If this is the only possible way of effectively defending human lives against the unjust aggressor". "Media are reporting that Pope Francis has called the death penalty for capital crimes "inadmissible" and that states should be working to abolish the death penalty ".

by | August 04, 2018 | 03:46

In just one day, the "Bring Mollie Tibbetts Home Safe Reward Fund" raised $172,000 (AUD $233,500) Tibbetts' mother, Laura Calderwood, revealed at a press conference on Thursday. "I just thought it was a waste of time but oh well", he told the television station, adding, "I don't know who those two were but they took me down to the fire station Tuesday and questioned me for two hours".

by | August 04, 2018 | 02:28

Taking to Twitter to complain about the ongoing Russian Federation investigation, Trump said Sessions "should stop this Rigged Witch Hunt right now, before it continues to stain our country any further". Giuliani's remarks come a day after he called for Mueller's probe to present evidence of collusion between the USA and Russian Federation during the 2016 election , or to disband the investigation altogether.

by | August 03, 2018 | 12:30

More than 4,200 firefighters have been deployed to battle the conflagration but they have only succeeded in containing 35 percent of it so far. "Nature is very powerful and we are not on the side of nature", Brown said. A deadly wildfire in Northern California continues to burn - and it doesn't show any signs of slowing down any time soon. The nearby Ranch Fire also broke out Friday and has burned almost 75,000 acres.

by | August 03, 2018 | 11:56

But officials say Trump has reassured staff in private that he will not provoke a fiscal crisis before the November election, when the GOP hopes to retain its majority. Not so long ago, Republicans talked of making their party a big tent party that would welcome moderates into the fold, said Republican former U.S. Rep.

by | August 03, 2018 | 11:31

Kelly was initially touted for his military background and seen as a force of order and calm in a chaotic White House plagued by a high turnover rate. But Trump has made a decision to stick with Kelly - for now, at least. Kelly told staffers that he agreed to the president's ask, despite reportedly telling colleagues in recent months that he did not intend to stay in his role past his one-year mark.

by | August 03, 2018 | 11:27

Grassley said Wednesday. The Archives will be able to deliver about 300,000 of the requested docs detailing Kavanaugh's tenure in the George W. Bush administration by August 20. Hoeven's office said he'll meet with Kavanaugh Wednesday afternoon. He had hoped to have Judge Kavanaugh's confirmation hearing in September. Since several Democratic senators have already announced their no votes against Kavanaugh, he questioned "the sincerity of demands" for more .

by | August 03, 2018 | 11:24

More direct: Sanders was unhappy with the media pickup for a workforce development announcement. In a joint statement with Edison Lanza, who holds the same post at the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, David Kaye said Trump's tirades against the media violated the basic norms of press freedom.

by | August 03, 2018 | 11:24

Trump, the Times said , cited three conflicts of interest Mueller had that disqualified him from the high-profile probe. " Collusion is not a crime , but that doesn't matter because there was No Collusion (except by Crooked Hillary and the Democrats)! ".

by | August 03, 2018 | 11:10

The vehicles had been smuggled into the country from the U.S. Their combined value, CNN reported , was $5.5 million. A government video shows Duterte watching on as a bulldozer crushes 76 smuggled cars and motorbikes, including models by Lamborghini , Mercedes-Benz and Porsche .

by | August 03, 2018 | 11:07

The report said that out of 3.29 crore people, names of 2.89 crore have been included in the draft NRC . Party leader Saugata Roy was seen holding a placard which read "Why are you isolating fellow Indians for electoral politics". Hindu nationalists have long campaigned that the majority of Muslims of Bengali descent in Assam are illegal immigrants from Bangladesh who must be expelled at any cost.

by | August 03, 2018 | 11:08

The 98,000 acre Carr Fire, burning in Shasta County, has forced the evacuation of more than 30,000 residents and destroyed almost 1,000 structures. Seven residences and three outbuildings had been destroyed, with 10,200 more threatened.

by | August 03, 2018 | 11:04

Rawat said here. The NRC, first published after the 1951 Census, is now being updated keeping 24 March, 1971, as the cut-off date, to identify those who immigrated to Assam illegally from what is now Bangladesh. "BJP will implement the NRC Assam under the supervision of Supreme Court", he said. "Don " t they care about the human rights of the citizens of the country? Slamming the opposition parties for doing vote bank politics, Mr Shah said, "Vote bank politics should not be placed ...

by | August 03, 2018 | 10:45

Republican leaders say existing laws on the books already outlaw the private manufacturing of guns and undetectable firearms, and require any firearm made to contain metal. The managers at Northwest Arsenal said they haven't had any 3D-printed guns come through their doors before. Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro went to court to temporarily block the group's Web site within his state.