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by | November 18, 2018 | 22:24

Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon, leader of center-right Kulanu party and a major coalition partner, told Netanyahu that snap elections should be called as soon as possible in order to keep the economy on track. But in statements on Facebook, organizers also urged demonstrators to stay away from the border fence, a sign that Friday's protest would be restrained.

by | November 18, 2018 | 18:32

The president on Saturday is expected to get a look at the grief and damage caused by the deadliest USA wildfire in a century, and he could face resentment from locals for blaming the inferno on poor forest management in California. Everything she and her husband, Grady, own is gone, along with a home they were renting, "a quirky older house with lots of character and lots of room" for their six kids, she said.

by | November 18, 2018 | 13:15

He then adds that process has been gone its course and he wishes to congratulate DeSantis "on becoming the governor of the great state of Florida". "This has been the journey of our lives", said Gillum, who appeared in the video with his wife, R.

by | November 17, 2018 | 20:55

Police said three of the 47 injured in separate incidents are in a serious condition. Around 50,000 people were taking part in more than 1,000 protests at roundabouts and motorway exits, Interior Minister Christophe Castaner said. They are angry at higher fuel taxes introduced by President Emmanuel Macron . - "President of the rich" - The movement enjoys much broader support than other protests since Macron swept to power previous year, with 73 percent of respondents backing the protests ...

by | November 17, 2018 | 17:27

Aid agencies say that the starvation conditions suffered by millions of civilians caught between the warring parties are tipping over into famine , with children now dying regularly of malnutrition. David Beasley, head of the World Food Program, just returned from a three-day mission to Yemen. "This is a crucial moment for Yemen", he said, warning that a flare-up of fighting on the ground could derail the peace effort.

by | November 17, 2018 | 07:55

She called him "deliberate and intentional" in his actions and said eight years of divestment, disenfranchisement and incompetence had their desired effect. Abrams had hoped to become the first black governor of Georgia and the first black female governor of any state. It was, however, the end of a campaign whose outcome had remained uncertain for days as Abrams pressed for the counting of ballots that had been rejected for minor errors.

by | November 17, 2018 | 07:12

Police said Mazloomin had "amassed around two tonnes of gold coins" by the time of his arrest on 2 July. "With these abhorrent executions the Iranian authorities have flagrantly violated global law", said Philip Luther, Amnesty's Middle East and North Africa research director.

by | November 17, 2018 | 00:59

Obviously, the Kimmel team couldn't go too insane for numerous reasons but the end result is still a giggle. "No, I haven't had any serious conversations with anyone about it because it's not something that I'm interested in or would ever do".

by | November 17, 2018 | 00:56

Mueller had signaled a willingness to accept written answers on matters of collusion. Speaking to reporters on Friday , Trump said that the reason he's treating the Mueller investigation as a personal affront is because he believes it's a winning tactic.

by | November 17, 2018 | 00:44

U.S. District Judge Timothy Kelly upheld CNN's claim that the White House had violated Acosta's Fifth Amendment right to due process after Trump arbitrarily revoked his press credentials. While the judge-who is a Trump appointee-didn't rule on the underlying case , his decision to grant CNN's emergency motion was viewed as an important victory for the organization and the American media as a whole.

by | November 16, 2018 | 12:44

The court filing, submitted by U.S. authorities in an unrelated case, mentioned the existence of criminal charges against someone named "Assange" even though that was not the name of the defendant. "Obviously, I have no idea if he has actually been charged or for what, but the notion that the federal criminal charges could be brought based on the publication of truthful information is an incredibly unsafe precedent to set".

by | November 16, 2018 | 12:00

It's often been reported in the press that Apple chief Tim Cook and Zuckerberg are not mutual fans of each other, trading snipes about various subjects, including online privacy. "On a number of issues ― including spotting and understanding the Russian interference we saw in the 2016 election ― Mark [Zuckerberg] and I have said many times we were too slow", she wrote.

by | November 16, 2018 | 11:55

In five posts sent on Tuesday after his visit to France, Trump blasted the key US ally over its near defeat to Germany in two world wars, its wine industry and Macron's approval ratings. Macron's plan for a "real" European army as a threat and insult rather than a sign that the French President was acting on Mr. Trump's urgings. "By saying our interests come first and others don't matter we are erasing what makes a nation precious, what makes it live, what makes it great and most ...

by | November 16, 2018 | 10:57

At least three other people have died in southern California in another blaze dubbed the Woolsey Fire. Cal Fire also announced that they are investigating a second location that could be the possible start of the Camp Fire. Sheriff Kory Honea asked relatives of the missing to provide DNA to compare against samples taken from recovered remains to help identify the dead.

by | November 16, 2018 | 10:31

I can't see, and maybe I should humble myself and get in this woman's auto". The "Woolsey Fire," in Ventura County sparked evacuation orders for parts of the city of Thousand Oaks, where a Marine Corps veteran shot dead 12 people in a country music bar on Wednesday night.

by | November 16, 2018 | 10:21

Everything was ready: "the transit camp, buses to carry them to border, medical facilities, rations for three days for the returnees", said Kalam. "We were citizens, it was taken away", he said , adding the more than 1 million Rohingya are "the most uneducated, the most illiterate, the most poor, the most downtrodden".

by | November 16, 2018 | 08:24

In Mr Trump's latest tweets , he describes Mr Mueller as "conflicted" and says that those involved in the long-running probe "are a disgrace to our nation". Whitaker, a persistent critic of Mueller's work, now has the power to slow or shut down an investigation that has resulted in criminal charges against Russian hackers and social-media trolls, as well as several people who worked for Trump or his campaign.

by | November 16, 2018 | 05:08

Email the premier of Victoria Daniel Andrews and request he authorise a state funeral for this Victorian icon. "He was a distinctly recognisable figure in his colourful choice of clothing and his flamboyant personality". Malaspina bought the business with his friend Nino Pangrazio. Ideas are being considered for a lasting tribute to Mr Malaspina including renaming the laneway next to Pellegrini's Espresso Bar, which he co-owned.

by | November 16, 2018 | 05:11

Ajay Kaushal, the police officer in charge of the Sikandra police station, told Reuters on Wednesday that a group of monkey's entered the house, but only one went after the child. Monkey bites are the second most common attacks by animals in the South Asian country, after dogs. "Monkey attacks have become so frequent that women and children are afraid of going out", said social activist Shravan Kumar Singh.

by | November 16, 2018 | 05:09

Vice-President Mike Pence told The Washington Post newspaper the USA could make deals with China at the G-20 but Beijing must offer concessions on technology transfer, theft of intellectual property and other issues. One scenario suggested by analysts is that Trump and Xi could agree to a ceasefire in Argentina that would prevent further tariffs from taking effect while negotiations continued.

by | November 16, 2018 | 04:40

Following this, Modi had a meeting with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison. Mr. Modi reiterated India's vision of a peaceful, open and inclusive Indo-Pacific region, strengthening maritime cooperation and commitment to a balanced Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) pact, Ministry of External Affairs spokesman Raveesh Kumar said.

by | November 15, 2018 | 21:40

McClure and D'Amico later created a GoFundMe page , which went viral, to supposedly pay it forward to Bobbitt. McClure and her boyfriend, Mark D'Amico, started the fundraising campaign past year after Bobbitt gave McClure his last $20 to buy gas.

by | November 15, 2018 | 21:31

Realizing it, I made my own optic adjustment. "It's hard to believe that the country that oppressed you could one day be led by you". Will you be buying Michelle's memoir? Check out some of the coolest pictures of Michelle Obama from her intriguing photoshoot with Elle .

by | November 15, 2018 | 20:48

At least 31 people have died in fire zones in north and south California, where acrid smoke has blanketed the sky for miles, the sun barely visible. Actor Gerard Butler also took to social media to share a picture of what was left of his home. Firefighters battling the Camp Fire with shovels and bulldozers, flame retardants and hoses expected wind gusts up to 40 miles per hour overnight Sunday.

by | November 15, 2018 | 20:12

CNN filed its complaint on Tuesday, arguing that revoking Acosta's press pass violated the First Amendment right of freedom of the press and CNN and Acosta's Fifth Amendment right of due process. On Tuesday, the White House again re-cast its argument for stripping Acosta of his press pass, charging him with holding hostage a White House microphone.

by | November 15, 2018 | 18:39

The Huthis had planted explosives near two of the port's gates, one that leads to Jizan Road, a main street in the city's north, and the other near the Alsanabel flour mill company, they said. Saudi-led coalition spokesman Colonel Turki al-Maliki had no immediate confirmation of the strikes but told AFP he would check. Hodeida has been controlled by the Huthi Shiite rebels since 2014 when they overran the capital Sanaa then swept through most of the rest of the country.

by | November 15, 2018 | 15:58

A team was sent by the former deputy intelligence chief to retrieve the journalist and persuade him to return to Saudi Arabia. They were divided into three groups - a negotiating team, an intelligence team and a logistical team, he added.

by | November 15, 2018 | 15:34

Background: North Korea pledged to the United States that it would break down its Sohae satellite launch site and appeared to make an effort toward fulfilling this promise by dismantling key parts of the site, although satellite imagery indicates that progress on dismantling was halted in August.

by | November 15, 2018 | 15:14

He said he had cooperated fully with the investigation, handing over his computers, phone and Apple Time Machine, and helping investigators download all his emails, Tweets and browsing history. Law Professor Jonathan Turley said Tuesday on "Tucker Carlson Tonight" that if Special Counsel Robert Mueller's most powerful charges are for false statements and focus on Trump-supporting figures, it would be like "shooting the wounded".

by | November 15, 2018 | 14:15

We fully know about the sites being discussed, nothing new - and nothing happening out of the normal. "I will be the first to let you know if things go bad!" the president tweeted . Geist remarked on how Trump likes to say that his administration is making great progress in resolving the North Korea issue, but the way Brennan sees it, "the only thing that has changed over the past year is the escalatory rhetoric".

by | November 15, 2018 | 14:09

However, he did say he was open to giving voters extra time to fix their ballots. Nelson's legal team argues the ballots should count because the way the signatures are checked is inconsistent and unreliable. Ballots, however, are counted by local election officials. If the Democrat was able to collect a significant portion of that total, he could cut into Scott's lead.

by | November 15, 2018 | 13:19

Sen. Lindsey Graham called Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman "unstable and unreliable" and said he and other senators were discussing sanctions against the longtime USA ally in the wake of a Saudi columnist's murder. President Donald Trump has nominated retired Army Gen. John Abizaid to fill the long-vacant job of US ambassador to Saudi Arabia amid tensions over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi .

by | November 15, 2018 | 12:12

Pence is also expected to keep pressure on Beijing over its growing aggression in the South China Sea. "I still hope we can hold talks based on mutual respect, balance and mutual benefits to resolve the issue". "This is not the time to close our doors by invoking trade protectionism measures but instead we should be actively engaged in finding amicable solutions", Mahathir said.

by | November 15, 2018 | 11:00

The Israeli military says Palestinian militants fired 460 rockets and mortars into Israel in a 24-hour period, while it carried out airstrikes on 160 Gaza targets. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Wednesday that Gaza's militant rulers had "begged for a cease-fire and they know why". On Tuesday evening, hundreds of people demonstrated against the ceasefire at the entrance to the town of Sderot, blocking roads and burning tires, with some chanting "Bibi go home", using a ...

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.