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by | October 17, 2018 | 05:44

Questions about, say, North Korea, tariffs on China , climate change, and NATO were met with long bursts of Trumpian verbiage, spilling out so fast they seemed barely able to be edited. Trump said he suspects his defense secretary , General Jim Mattis, might be a Democrat and "could be" heading for the exit. "Of course, I don't think about leaving", Mr Mattis told Pentagon reporters last month.

by | October 17, 2018 | 05:09

The Minister of State for External Affairs has accused Ramani of "willfully, deliberately, intentionally and maliciously" defaming him and has sought her prosecution under the penal provision on defamation. Mumbai: Women film-makers from Indian film industry have joined hands to support people sharing their stories of sexual harassment and have decided not to work with any proven offender.

by | October 17, 2018 | 03:40

One problem for Honduran officials is that there may not be much they can do now that the caravan has crossed into Guatemala. "Told him USA will not tolerate this blatant disregard for our border & sovereignty". Shortly before he was detained, Fuentes said in an interview that they didn't care what threats Trump was issuing. He said he has not found work in a year and wants to enter the United States.

by | October 17, 2018 | 01:02

A CNN panel on Monday criticized Hillary Clinton's comments over the weekend saying that her husband President Bill Clinton's affair with 22-year-old intern Monica Lewsinky was not an abuse of power because she was an adult. Lewinsky has since become an outspoken advocate against bullying, and has spoken openly about how the Clinton sex scandal negatively impacted her life.

by | October 16, 2018 | 23:40

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has attempted to persuade other countries to move their embassies to Jerusalem. Scott Morrison said that he was considering following the Trump administration's decision to move the USA embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, which provoked an angry response from Indonesia, a strong supporter of Palestinian claims to the city.

by | October 16, 2018 | 23:01

An altercation broke out about a block away around 8:30 p.m. ET. Chief of Detectives Dermot Shea said Monday that the NYPD is seeking to charge several members of the Proud Boys as well as anti-fascist protesters, often known as Antifa, in connection with the incident.

by | October 16, 2018 | 22:24

Mr Zahralban said searchers were trying to determine if that person had been alone or was part of a family. Meanwhile, crews in Mexico Beach had to clear debris and rubble from a collapsed section of the beachfront highway. President Donald Trump , first lady Melania Trump and Florida Gov. Rick Scott, tour a neighborhood affected by Hurricane Michael , Monday, Oct.

by | October 16, 2018 | 20:49

Trump thanked the Cherokee Nation on Twitter Tuesday for "revealing that Elizabeth Warren , sometimes referred to as Pocahontas, is a complete and total Fraud! ". "Senator Warren is undermining tribal interests with her continued claims of tribal heritage". " Current DNA tests do not even distinguish whether a person's ancestors were indigenous to North or South America ".

by | October 16, 2018 | 20:12

However a singles match with Michaels that was rumoured to take place just two weeks after Crown Jewel at Survivor Series might be put on-hold, as the same source has told Ringside News that he hasn't agreed to appear at the Los Angeles event yet.

by | October 16, 2018 | 19:59

A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit against President Trump by adult film actress Stormy Daniels , who claimed the president had defamed her earlier this year on Twitter . He noted "if this court were to prevent Mr Trump from engaging in this type of "rhetorical hyperbole" against a political adversary, it would significantly hamper the office of the president.

by | October 15, 2018 | 20:27

The Democratic congressman from El Paso said his money came from individual contributions - more than 800,000 of them - mostly from Texas. But many warn that even staggering sums of campaign cash might not be enough to turn a deeply red state blue in the 2018 midterms.

by | October 15, 2018 | 20:12

Police said only that he was injured during the police operation to free the woman. Police tweeted that the hostage was slightly injured and was now being treated. Police say officers have contact with the man and that trained hostage negotiators are working on the case. German railroad operator Deutsche Bahn said that all train traffic was shut down.

by | October 15, 2018 | 18:55

Sen. Elizabeth Warren , D-Mass., (left) announced on Friday that she had sent a letter to the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Commodities Futures Trading Commission concerning what she said were Trump's "reckless comments on market-moving economic data prior to their public release".

by | October 15, 2018 | 17:45

The Post , citing anonymous USA officials familiar with the intelligence, said Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered an operation to lure Jamal Khashoggi from his home in Virginia to Saudi Arabia and then detain him. "How is it possible for a consulate, an embassy not to have security camera systems?" Britain, France and Germany called on the Saudi and Turkish authorities on Sunday to mount a "credible investigation" into the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal ...

by | October 15, 2018 | 17:08

Among the five contending nations from the Asia Pacific region, India emerged at the top with 188 votes. But the CHR pointed out that the inclusion of the Philippines in the council was "expected because the Asian group fielded as many candidates as there were seats in the Human Rights Council ".

by | October 15, 2018 | 06:40

Mountaineering experts are questioning how the experienced team was so badly hit while still at base camp at around 3,500 metres. Tourism Ministry official Rameshwar Niraula said: 'Rescuers will try to recover the bodies on Sunday'. Wangchu Sherpa, managing director of Trekking Camp Nepal, who organised the expedition, said they raised the alarm after they had not heard from the team for almost 24 hours.

by | October 15, 2018 | 06:34

Earlier today, our Holy Father, Pope Francis , accepted my resignation as Archbishop of Washington that I first offered nearly three years ago. Writing in theNational Catholic Register, Fr.de Souza posited that Wuerl's resignation has come about because his priests no longer believed him.

by | October 15, 2018 | 04:55

The Daily Mail and The Sunday Times both report that Mulroney will be on hand with her husband, Ben, in an "unofficial capacity"-reportedly meaning they'll be paying their own way and kind of just casually tagging along on the royal tour , NBD".

by | October 15, 2018 | 03:46

Thousands of homes are without power this morning after Storm Callum brought very strong winds and heavy rain overnight. . Gusts 50 to 60 miles per hour are likely in some places, with potential for gusts of 70 to 80 miles per hour around exposed coasts and hills.

by | October 15, 2018 | 03:24

The civil defence services said 324,000 people were left without electricity while more than 60 people had to leave their damaged homes and flee to safety. There have been no reports of deaths or injuries, but officials have warned people not to venture outdoors, and a number of flights have been cancelled.

by | October 13, 2018 | 13:59

The International Monetary and Financial Committee, which advises the IMF's board of governors, urged countries to keep credit available in line with their levels of inflation and seek to raise economic growth "for the benefit of all". World Bank President Jim Yong Kim also warned against an escalation of the trade row, saying that the development lender's agenda depended on strong trade flows and that there would be a clear hit to growth if all countries followed through on their ...

by | October 13, 2018 | 11:28

The billionaire philanthropist posted news of his latest party affiliation on social media, saying that the Democratic party needs to step up and act as a "bulwark" against "those who threaten our Constitution". "Two years ago at the Democratic Convention, I warned of those threats", the 76-year-old Bloomberg said on Instagram. He said: "I don't see how you could possibly run as a Republican".

by | October 13, 2018 | 10:11

A Marine Corps F-35 operating from the USS Essex amphibious assault ship recently struck a Taliban target in Afghanistan, the first successful US combat sortie for the jet. Inspections are to be carried out on faulty fuel tubes. In this 2016 file photo, an Israeli Air Force F-35 plane performs during a graduation ceremony for new pilots in the Hatzerim Air Force Base near Beersheba, Israel.

by | October 13, 2018 | 09:59

In a statement on Friday, the festival organisers said: "Unfortunately we have had to take the hard decision to cancel the Randox NI Potato Festival scheduled for tomorrow ( Sat 13th October) due to adverse weather conditions". The high winds, combined with heavy rain, could see leaves and twigs blocking drains, making flooding more likely, Mr Burkhill said. Thousands of households have been left without power and dozens of flights grounded after Storm Callum hit the United Kingdom and ...

by | October 13, 2018 | 09:41

Sunny Hostin slammed Mrs. Trump - accusing her of "telling women everywhere your word is not enough" to be believed with claims of misconduct. You don't need a rape kit. "It's really not a good thing to see, it represents a lot of stuff for folks, especially folks in Africa", criticized Whoopi. First lady Melania Trump speaks out about the #MeToo movement - and also defends men.

by | October 13, 2018 | 08:04

A passenger plane travelling from the south Indian city of Trichy to Dubai sustained damage after hitting the airport wall during take off. The incident comes only weeks after a Jet Airways plane had to return to Mumbai because the crew didn't properly pressurize the cabin.

by | October 11, 2018 | 05:16

It remains a category 1 hurricane and continues to strengthen. The current forecast would bring Michael into the region as a moderate to strong tropical storm . "Don't take a chance". Even though Michael is not going to impact us here in Southwest Florida directly, what you'll notice is an increase in winds , and therefore more choppy water by the middle of the week.

by | October 11, 2018 | 03:57

The Duke of York's Twitter account posted the sweet picture, which shows big sister Beatrice hugging her little sister Eugenie tightly while on a day out in the country, and captioned it: "A young Princess Eugenie and Princess Beatrice #siblings".

by | October 11, 2018 | 03:17

The index, by Henley & Partners, a citizenship and planning firm, showed Japan to have the most powerful passport on the planet. Thailand ranked 68th, with visa-free or visa-on-arrival access to 77 countries. Russian Federation received a boost in September when Taiwan announced a visa-waiver, but the country has nonetheless fallen from 46th to 47th place due to movements higher up the ranking.

by | October 10, 2018 | 03:17

The official death toll from the September 28 disaster rose to 1,763. No one knows how many people were dragged to their deaths when the quake triggered soil liquefaction, a phenomenon that turns the ground into a roiling quagmire. National disaster agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho said 11 transport aircraft have been pledged, including two each from Singapore, South Korea, the United Kingdom and Malaysia, and one from India.

by | October 10, 2018 | 03:09

One of President Donald Trump's longest-serving aides is entering the corporate world. National Security Adviser John Bolton was a Fox News contributor who frequently appeared on television before Mr. (While Rice and Walden's new roles had already been thoroughly reported on in the entertainment trade press for months, the Hicks hire was dropped without any advance warning - the surprise combining with her significant public profile for maximum impact).

by | October 10, 2018 | 02:28

As in Boshirov's case, the group also relied upon " multiple open sources " and " testimony from people familiar with the person " in question. Multiple sources told Bellingcat they saw on Mishkin's grandmother's mantle a photo of Putin bestowing the Hero of the Russian Federation award, given for service and valor, upon Mishkin.

by | October 10, 2018 | 02:16

But the Post's John Hudson speculates Haley's opposition also could've driven her departure. We stood up for our ally Israel and began to roll back the UN's relentless bias against her. "I think that it's just very important for government officials to understand when it's time to step aside". Ms. Haley, the former governor of SC, will depart the envoy role after representing the United States on the Security Council since January of 2017.

by | October 10, 2018 | 01:42

Mr Trump said Mrs Haley had told him six months ago she wanted to take some time off. Ivanka, now a White House special advisor, was praised by outgoing ambassador Nikki Haley during a sit-down with reporters and President Trump Tuesday morning.

by | October 10, 2018 | 01:24

The Vatican said in a statement that the pope will receive Moon at noon (1000 GMT) on October 17. Trump, tweeting from Washington shortly after Pompeo left North Korea , cited progress Pompeo had made on agreements Trump and Kim reached at their June summit in Singapore and said, "I look forward to seeing Chairman Kim again, in the near future".