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by | November 15, 2018 | 07:04

Speaking to journalists on board his plane while returning from World War I commemorations in Paris, Recep Tayyip Erdogan also reportedly said audio recordings of the killing that Turkey shared with officials from Saudi Arabia and other nations were so "atrocious" that a Saudi intelligence official speculated that the killer may have been on heroin.

by | November 14, 2018 | 14:17

Initially, the White House said Acosta placed his hands on an intern who attempted to take a microphone away from him. In response, she says, "I need your microphone". Sure enough, the White House's clip appears sped up during the actual exchange between Acosta and the White House intern. US President Donald Trump isn't new to fights with journalists.

by | November 14, 2018 | 12:25

A ball of fire above the building housing the Hamas-run television station al-Aqsa TV in the Gaza Strip during an Israeli air strike, on November 12, 2018. "It's God's will and there's nothing we can do about it", said his cousin, Jihad Abu Asbeh. In the ensuing shoot-out, 7 Hamas terrorists were killed , among them Nour Barakeh, a Qassam Brigade commander who reportedly was in charge with Hamas' terror tunnel project and served as the commander of Hamas' regional battalion in Khan Younis.

by | November 14, 2018 | 12:17

Several journalists and organizations - including the American Society of News Editors, the Associated Press Media Editors and the Online News Association - demanded Acosta's press pass be reinstated. CNN has labeled Sanders' characterization of Acosta's exchange with the intern as a lie. The same principle applies in the Acosta case, said Jameel Jaffer, executive director of the Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University, which brought the Twitter suit a year ago.

by | November 14, 2018 | 09:17

The White House has defended US President Donald Trump's decision to miss a memorial event on Saturday after he faced a backlash. A delegation of senior U.S. The cancellation of Saturday's visit drew criticism from those who say the president should have found a way to travel to Aisne-Marne regardless of the weather.

by | November 14, 2018 | 08:12

It's rare for first ladies to publicly intervene in West Wing staffing decisions, but when they do the clashes usually turn out badly for the aides involved. Unlike Ricardel, the first lady has not pushed for Kelly to leave his post as the president's right-hand man. The news broke as Trump posted a picture on Twitter of Mrs Ricardel accompanying him at a Diwali ceremony.

by | November 14, 2018 | 08:11

Hamas' militant wing says undercover Israeli forces drove a civilian vehicle into the Gaza Strip and shot dead one of the group's commanders. The Israeli-authorised money transfer appeared to be part of talks that would see Islamist movement Hamas end months of often violent protests along the border in exchange for Israel easing its blockade of the Gaza Strip.

by | November 14, 2018 | 07:45

Republican Dana Rohrabacher, who represented the 48th district for 30 years and last won by a double-digit percentage, lost the seat to Democrat Harley Rouda by 8,500 votes . Republicans hold a narrow majority of 51 to 47, with two other Senate races still unresolved on Monday: the close contest in Florida between Republican Gov.

by | November 14, 2018 | 07:22

Brown said federal and state governments must do more forest management but that climate change is the greater source of the problem. "Managing all the forests in everywhere we can does not stop climate change", Brown said. The smaller Hill Fire covered 4,531 acres and was 70% contained. Cal Fire spokesman Bill Murphy warned that gusty winds overnight and on Monday morning may fan the flames.

by | November 14, 2018 | 06:29

A sticking point in talks has been Britain's insistence that any such customs arrangement must be temporary. The EU and Britain need an agreement to keep trade flowing between the world's biggest trading bloc and the United Kingdom , home to the biggest global financial centre.

by | November 12, 2018 | 04:59

Instead, a delegation led by Chief of Staff John Kelly traveled to the cemetery 50 miles outside of Paris by auto. He was to deliver remarks at the Suresnes American Cemetery and Memorial, located five miles west of Paris, before returning to Washington.

by | November 12, 2018 | 03:51

I did not know Mr Whitaker. In a separate interview a year ago with the Wilkow Majority on SiriusXM radio, Whitaker opined on the Mueller investigation, saying, "The truth is there was no collusion with the Russians and the Trump campaign ..." "He's totally unqualified, and his only qualification seems to be that the President wants him to be the hatchet man to destroy the Mueller investigation", Nadler said.

by | November 12, 2018 | 03:35

Police said a 50-year-old woman was arrested on Sunday afternoon "following a complex... and extensive investigation" into the contamination case. "This is a major and unprecedented police investigation with a lot of complexities involved", Detective Superintendent Jon Wacker from the Drug and Serious Crime Group said .

by | November 12, 2018 | 03:06

Responding to the anti-Semitic rhetoric that emerged in the closing days of the campaign, Rosen called her win was a "counterpoint" to the hate promoted by a president like Trump. Trump, as he did throughout the campaign, also blamed the media for sowing division in the country and insisted they were to blame for the scene unfolding in the East Room.

by | November 12, 2018 | 01:48

Levin called out the counties' election commissions for counting late ballots and ballots filled out incorrectly - and doing so behind closed doors, though a judge ruled the process should be open. "I don't know, you tell me", he snapped at a reporter. He conceded to Republican Ron DeSantis on Tuesday night, though the race has since tightened.

by | November 12, 2018 | 00:48

President Donald Trump's new acting Justice Department chief Matthew Whitaker drew tough criticism on Friday over his denial of Russia's meddling in the 2016 elections and his past involvement in a company fined millions for bilking clients.

by | November 12, 2018 | 00:07

Populism and nationalism are gaining in popularity, while countries are putting up barriers against globalization, she said. "In saying "our interests first and who care about the others" we erase what a nation has that's most precious, what makes it live, what is most important: its moral values ".

by | November 11, 2018 | 23:23

After initially denying and later playing down the incident as a fistfight, Saudi Arabia accepted that the journalist's killing was premeditated and he died in an unplanned "rogue operation". The U.S. has levied sanctions on some Saudi Arabians directly linked to Khashoggi's killing, but so far has not imposed tougher sanctions on the country.

by | November 11, 2018 | 22:00

The UN Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM) reported that auto bombs went off near the capital's Sahafi Hotel on Friday afternoon. Mogadishu faces frequent bombings at the hands of Al-Shabaab, an Al-Qaeda affiliate which has been fighting to overthrow the internationally backed Somali government for over a decade.

by | November 11, 2018 | 21:14

A firefighter puts out burning embers at the Malibu RV Park along the Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu, California , on November 10, 2018, as the fight against the Woolsey Fire continues. Sky News US correspondent Greg Milam, who is in Los Angeles, said: "What's driving this fire is the Santa Ana winds ". -No damage to any structures along either side of PCH from Ralph's to Duke's, including Malibu Pier, Zuma Jay's, 99 High Tide, Nobu, PC Greens, etc.

by | November 11, 2018 | 21:05

Hostilities ended on November 11, 1918 at 11 a.m. and Armistice Day, which coincides with Veterans Day , has been celebrated by several countries in the years since. "November 11th is going to be the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I and when Armistice Day was created the next year, it was created as a holiday of peace, of sad remembrance".

by | November 11, 2018 | 21:00

A new cabinet he installed was in danger of losing a vote of no confidence. The basis for challenging, Samaraweera said, lies in the 19th Amendment to the constitution, signed off by President Sirisena himself in the afterglow of presidential victory in 2015, which stipulates that a dissolution can take place upon completing four-and-a-half years.

by | November 11, 2018 | 20:57

The main phase of the Trident Juncture 2018 training - in which more than 40,000 troops from 30 member countries and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation partners participated - took place from October 25 to November 7 in Norway and its surroundings.

by | November 11, 2018 | 20:02

Two Midwestern states will both be the first to send Muslim women to Congress come 2019. Also elected for the first time in MA was a black Congresswoman. And she said she plans "to hold this administration accountable and be a true check and balance". It isn't hard to find people who are excited that Omar is about to be the first Somali-American representing them in the U.S.

by | November 11, 2018 | 18:20

This file photo taken on February 16, 2001 shows Philippines' former first lady Imelda Marcos as she looks at her shoe collection , after formally opening the suburban Marikina Shoe Museum in Manila . The court disqualified Marcos from holding public office, but she can remain a member of the powerful House of Representatives while appealing the decision.

by | November 11, 2018 | 17:53

The United States effectively gave a green light to the Saudi-led offensive when Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on September 12 certified continued American support for the coalition's air campaign against the Houthis . Save the Children reported nearly 100 air strikes - five times as many as in the whole first week of October - at the weekend. The Iran-backed rebels said their fighters had cut off government supply routes in four sectors of Hodeida province, although there was no ...

by | November 10, 2018 | 04:12

Saturday. Following Elias' call with reporters , the Scott campaign - which filed a lawsuit against Broward and Palm Beach counties over public records he claimed weren't provided to his campaign - shot back, calling today's legal filing by the Nelson campaign "desperate".

by | November 10, 2018 | 03:44

Pelosi, confident of Democrats winning the House, is hoping for a "decisive" majority, some 230 seats, and optimistic she will again be elected speaker. That's what it's about - Democrats pledge a Congress that works for the people". "You have to really give the voters what they want". Kennedy, host of "Kennedy" on Fox Business Network, said President Trump endorsed Rep.

by | November 10, 2018 | 01:44

Those concerns are now focused on the future of the Mueller probe, which began as a look into alleged links with Russians seeking to disrupt the election and expanded into an investigation of billionaire Trump's murky finances, including his business ties to Russia .

by | November 10, 2018 | 01:35

After making the announcement about his home on Twitter this morning, others were quick to offer their support for Derrickson, including The Haunting of Hill House creator, Mike Flanagan. Early Friday morning, CalFire said it had burned 10,000 acres, or about 15 square miles. The arrows indicate the direction the fires spread after the satellite overflight.

by | November 10, 2018 | 01:31

In a statement police said a man was arrested at the scene and has been taken to hospital in critical condition. Police were investigating the incident in Melbourne as suspected terrorism, and they were re-evaluating security plans for upcoming public events.

by | November 10, 2018 | 01:32

The Latest on the Florida election (all times local): 4:45 p.m. The race for Florida governor appears headed for a recount, as Democrat Andrew Gillum continues to gain on Republican Ron DeSantis during the tallying of the final uncounted ballots cast in the midterm elections .

by | November 10, 2018 | 01:30

But the administration official argued that "what we're attempting to do is trying to funnel credible fear claims, or asylum claims, through the ports of entry where we are better resourced". The new rule is nearly certain to be challenged in courts. "There are multiple responsibilities at a port of entry and you can't simply move all of your resources to migrant processing", said one border official.

by | November 10, 2018 | 01:16

About 3,300 students and staff members from Paradise's 11 schools were evacuated in buses and employees' cars to a center in Chico, Butte County Schools Superintendent Tim Taylor said. "Due to the fluid and rapidly changing conditions, residents are urged to stay updated through official sources for changes to evacuations and road closures", said a CalFire incident report Thursday night.

by | November 10, 2018 | 01:11

Some men ran toward them and said the gunman was coming. "He had flawless form", bar patron Teylor Whittler told Fox News . Sheriff Dean also revealed Long was known to the department following a number of "minor events" in recent years.