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by | November 07, 2018 | 09:43

More than 121 thousand people in Washoe County cast ballots in early 2018 general election voting. "They've been working on it for an hour and a half now", he said. Vote-by-mail ballots are counted in the same way as other ballots; only the advance processing is different. "There are a lot of cyber controls and psychical and dual controls to make sure people don't tamper with our vote tallies".

by | November 07, 2018 | 09:14

All told, he raised a whopping amount - more than US$70 million. Tonight we find out if media hype and celebrity endorsements can win the Democrats a seat in the U.S. "He's dishonest", O'Rourke said then. And O'Rourke may still have some wins to place in his column. "Have you ever actually heard his music?" The infamous hand puppet appeared on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Monday night after coming face-to-face with the Texas Senate candidates.

by | November 05, 2018 | 05:45

He was detained again two years later for trespassing in a dining hall. The videos had titles like, "Plight of the Adolescent Male" and "Dangers of Diversity". "Since then, I've been feeling a little guilt". Some at the studio attempted to stop the shooter as he fired, police say. Another customer at the bar, Kristin Jacobs, was among several who praised the survivor's actions.

by | November 05, 2018 | 04:21

Watch the event live at 12 p.m. EST right here on ClickOnDetroit. "These automated calls are being sent into homes just days before President Trump arrives, reminding voters exactly who is promoting a political climate that celebrates this kind of vile, poisonous thinking".

by | November 05, 2018 | 02:52

Kaplan said that the call, which was reported by the New York Times and the Washington Post , was an attempt by MBS to justify the killing of Khashoggi . He said the consulate was equipped with cameras but they did not record footage, so no images could be retrieved of Khashoggi entering or leaving the consulate, which is ringed by police barriers and has high-security fences topped with barbed wire.

by | November 05, 2018 | 02:19

In September, the Supreme Court said she could be shot on sight, prompting a flurry of online petitions. Taking to Twitter, in a series if tweets , Gandhi lashed out at Maharashtra Minister of Finance and Planning, Forests, Sudhir Mungantiwar, and accused him of giving orders for the killing despite several requests from many stakeholders.

by | November 05, 2018 | 01:12

The Senate Judiciary Committee has referred a woman to the FBI after investigators reportedly found she had falsified her allegations about being assaulted by Judge Brett Kavanaugh. In addition to the allegations made by Christine Ford, the committee investigated claims made by Deborah Ramirez , Julie Swetnick , and three anonymous accusers.

by | November 05, 2018 | 00:50

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres , voicing concern over the ongoing political crisis in Sri Lanka , urged President Maithripala Sirisena to revert to parliamentary procedures and allow Parliament to vote "as soon as possible". Details of the alleged plot have not been disclosed and Wickremesinghe has repeatedly denied the accusation. Tensions have been building between Sirisena and Wickremesinghe for some time on other fronts too, as the president did not approve of economic ...

by | November 05, 2018 | 00:21

While 10,000 is a tiny number compared to other account suspension efforts from the social network this year-Twitter purged more than 70 million fake accounts in May and June alone-the latest removal showed just how daunting the challenge of scrubbing disinformation from the sprawling and often anonymous social network is.

by | November 04, 2018 | 23:47

The Nigerian Army posted that clip with the caption, " Please watch and make your deductions ". "We're not going to put with that", the president said in the video. "However, Amnesty International while frowning at such justification , reminded that human rights are not subject to whims of the world's leaders adding that, rather than engaging in a preposterous competition over who does a better job of violating human rights, the Nigerian government must hold its security forces ...

by | November 04, 2018 | 23:38

Both U.S. service members were evacuated to Bagram Airfield. The incident is under investigation. Taylor was assigned to Utah Army National Guard Element, Joint Force Headquarters, Draper , Utah. "Major Brent Taylor was killed in Afghanistan this morning", he said on a Facebook page . Taylor had temporarily stepped down as North Ogden's mayor during his deployment, which began in January of this year.

by | November 04, 2018 | 23:01

The crowd quickly erupted into applause and laughter as Oprah revealed the real reason she was in the state. As Winfrey was speaking, Vice President Mike Pence was in Dalton, about 70 miles north of Marietta, to add his support to Kemp.

by | November 04, 2018 | 20:34

The policy is in stark contrast to oil sanctions under the Obama administration, which granted waivers to 20 countries and expected those countries to reduce Iranian oil imports by a fifth every 180 days. US sanctions on Iran will come in effect on November 5. With Washington poised to curtail Iran's oil exports , OPEC heavyweight Saudi Arabia and its partners stand ready to ramp up supplies even as market conditions remain uncertain, analysts say.

by | November 04, 2018 | 20:06

Loud explosions were heard across Yemen's Red Sea coastal city of Hodeidah on Friday evening, as pro-government forces began a wide-scale military offensive against the Houthi rebels. An estimated 10,000 people have been killed and more than 8 million are at risk of starvation from a looming famine, including 2 million mothers who are risking death.

by | November 03, 2018 | 11:11

He made this known yesterday after the departure of the Saudi chief prosecutor, Saud al-Mojeb, from Istanbul after a two-day visit. Khashoggi went missing after entering the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul on October 2. Turkey is requesting that Saudi Arabia hand over the suspects in the killing, which the kingdom has described as a rogue operation by officials who may have exceeded their orders or authority.

by | November 03, 2018 | 11:04

Merkel announced Monday that she plans to step down as party leader in December but remain chancellor until the next election, launching a transition that could last three years. But Juncker does not believe she will not arrive in Brussels weakened or wounded, a European commission told journalists in Brussels on Tuesday. The leader of the Free World, a title Merkel earned when USA president Donald Trump abandoned American globalism in favor of nationalist tribalism, said it was "time ...

by | November 03, 2018 | 10:55

Turnout during presidential election cycles is typically much higher than for midterms. By the end of Thursday, the Harris County Clerk's Office reported 64,343 ballots had been cast, with another 3,656 arriving by mail, bringing the total to 755,877, the Houston Chronicle reported .

by | November 03, 2018 | 10:34

She shared, " Georgia you've been on my mind and here's why". I am shocked!" Then Oprah got down to business, telling her "So I'm canvassing for Stacey Abrams . After her speech she noted both women were "just two women from MS". When asked why the race is so close, Kemp told Fox News, " Stacey Abrams has raised tens of millions of dollars from all over the country with the progressive, liberal, socialist movement of the Democratic Party pouring in money into this race to try to buy this ...

by | November 03, 2018 | 10:26

Search teams have filled ten body bags with limbs and other human remains, Muhammad Syaugi, head of the Indonesian national search and rescue agency told Metro TV , saying they will be taken to Jakarta for identification and DNA testing.

by | November 03, 2018 | 09:18

London wants an agreement that would allow British financial services firms to keep operating in Europe after Brexit on 29 March 2019, in particular to protect the financial position of the City. Currently, inside the European Union, banks and insurers in Britain enjoy unfettered access to customers across the bloc in all financial activities.

by | November 03, 2018 | 08:58

However, a senior Trump administration reportedly denied that Trump was preparing to make a deal, a CNBC journalist said in a Twitter post on Friday. Giving credence to the idea that the thaw in relations may be a short-term stunt are the actions of almost every other part of Trump's administration.

by | November 03, 2018 | 08:33

Yousaf Shah, the maulana's spokesman, said the attacker's identity and their motive were not immediately known. He said that Haq's services would always be remembered. ISLAMABAD: Condemnations started pouring in following the assassination of Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam (JUI-S) chief Maulana Samiul Haq on Friday. Maulana Samiul Haq was also the leader the Darul Uloom Haqqania religious seminary and was openly supporting the Taliban-led insurgency in Afghanistan .

by | November 03, 2018 | 08:32

Later on Friday, an IS-linked website reported that militants in Egypt with links to the group had claimed responsibility for the attack. "Terrorists attacked their bus on the way to (St) Samwil Monastery in Minya". Seventy-four people were killed in the attacks in 2016 and 2017 targeting Coptic Christians in Cairo , Alexandria and the Nile Delta city of Tanta.

by | November 03, 2018 | 08:16

A Norwegian citizen of Iranian descent was arrested October 21 on suspicion of helping an unspecified Iranian intelligence service "to act in Denmark" and of alleged involvement in the assassination plot, Danish security service chief Finn Borch Andersen said.

by | November 03, 2018 | 08:05

UK Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt also said it was an appalling act, adding that it had "possibly" given the U.S. and the UK a chance to put new pressure on Saudi Arabia over other issues. Prince Mohammad bin Salman, who has positioned himself as a Saudi reformer, has denounced the murder as "repulsive" and strongly denied any involvement.

by | November 03, 2018 | 07:43

Investigators tracked the girls' last movements using credit card records, which showed that they had "maxed out" a card staying in a number of " high end " hotels in NY, where they ordered meals for two people every day in the days leading to their deaths.

by | November 02, 2018 | 08:38

A Human Rights Watch report based on interviews with 106 North Koreans who have left the country found the country's extremely patriarchal society means many women feel powerless to demand accountability over sexual violence, many are also ashamed of being abused, and some choose to keep silent because of flimsy law enforcement and support systems.

by | November 02, 2018 | 08:00

The charged intelligence officers were identified as Zha Rong and Chai Meng. The agency claims that between at least January 2010 until May 2015, the officers and their team of hackers attempted to steal tech related to a new turbofan engine.

by | November 02, 2018 | 07:00

The four offenders who left their addresses in Athens were identified by the sheriff's office as Timothy Eugene Barrett, Oscar Boyzo-Perez, Robert O'Neil O'Kelley and Sergio Albarran Ruiz. You can make sure ahead of time your kids won't knock on the wrong door. A predator could be your neighbor. "It's not a secret", said Chronister. He said the law prohibits sex offenders from participating in Halloween.

by | November 02, 2018 | 06:57

John Pontifex of Aid to the Church in Need (UK), said: "I spoke this morning to Asia's daughter, Eisham, who is just 18, and she was so happy; it was nearly as if she was crying tears of joy down the phone". The landmark ruling set off violent protests by hardliners who support strong blasphemy laws. "Saying that the judges of the Supreme Court are "Wajib ul Qatl" (Worthy of death) and terming the army chief as "non-Muslim", and calling for a revolt against the chief justice and army ...

by | November 02, 2018 | 06:41

The US considers the PKK a terrorist organization, but not the YPG or SDF. The state-run Anadolu news agency said four Kurdish fighters were killed and six were wounded in the attack on Wednesday. Training for the patrols was recently concluded and three USA defense officials told CNN on Tuesday that the joint patrols were due to begin in "a matter of days".

by | November 02, 2018 | 05:58

In an online chat between Low and Leissner in June 2014, Low and Leissner "discussed the need to "suck up to" a 1MDB official and to send "cakes" to a person believed to be the wife of Malaysian Official #1", U.S. Goldman provided an array of services to the fund, including helping it sell billions of dollars in bonds to investors, earning about US$600-million in fees for its work.

by | November 02, 2018 | 04:01

The report uses the term "Great Acceleration" as the unique event we are now experiencing in the 4.5 billion-year history of the planet with exploding human population and economic growth driving unprecedented planetary change through the increased demand for energy, land and water .

by | November 02, 2018 | 03:48

The Georgia governor's race is one of the most closely watched campaigns in the nation and is attracting top surrogates from both parties in the final days before the election. Trump is scheduled to campaign for Kemp on Sunday in Macon, Georgia. Her path to victory, as the campaign sees it, comes through activating voters who might have sat out past elections or never before cast a ballot while - at the same time, with the same message - appealing to political moderates, especially those tied ...

by | November 02, 2018 | 03:15

During the Wednesday court hearing, Indiana State Police Detective Michelle Jumper recounted what she had heard from witnesses and those involved in the crash , according to RTV6. An 11-year-old boy was badly injured and remains hospitalized. Wayne. He underwent surgery with multiple broken bones and internal injuries. The boy was conscious and speaking to emergency workers before he was airlifted to the hospital, Slocum said.