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by | November 09, 2018 | 10:51

Acosta continued to ask questions, including whether Trump was "concerned" about potential indictments coming from the Mueller probe. Trump then insulted Acosta's professionalism and his character. "It's unfortunate the White House is saying this", he said. On Wednesday, President Trump was in a foul mood and made a decision to hold an impromptu news conference that lasted almost 90 minutes.

by | November 09, 2018 | 10:04

Jillian Smalley escaped her neighborhood as fire consumed everything around her. Flames and cinders crawled along the ground and up trees as she, her mother and grandmother fled the area. It's very surreal. Things always work out, but the unknown is a little scary. Allana Hall captured photos of low-hanging black smoke stretching for miles as she and her boyfriend evacuated Paradise.

by | November 08, 2018 | 19:25

The fall happened in her office at the Supreme Court in Washington . "She went home, but after experiencing discomfort overnight, went to George Washington University Hospital early this morning", the court said in a statement . Updates will be provided as they become available. Asked a year ago if she was contemplating retirement, she said, "As long as I can do the job full steam, I will do it".

by | November 08, 2018 | 18:30

Still, Republicans accuse Democrats of preparing to abuse their authority with political attacks on Trump and his allies. U.S. Democratic Congressional candidate Deb Haaland reacts upon learning that fellow Native American Sharice Davids of Kansas also won her midterm election .

by | November 08, 2018 | 12:59

The gunman shot a security guard standing at the front of the bar before entering the building. The suspect reportedly threw smoke bombs inside the bar. Squad cars and helicopters swarmed the area. Police say the threat is still active and the shooter is still at large after opening fire at the Borderline Bar and Grill.

by | November 08, 2018 | 11:42

This year, women not only increased their numbers, but the new class of lawmakers also includes women from a wide patchwork of backgrounds, adding to a Congress that is expected to be more diverse. While women gained in the House, results were still uncertain in the Senate, where there are now 23 women serving. ME and South Dakota also elected their first female governors with Janet Mills and Kristi Noem , respectively.

by | November 08, 2018 | 11:10

The news comes the day after the 2018 midterm elections , which set a record for voter turnout . Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer says it is "paramount" that the investigation of special counsel Robert Mueller be protected by President Donald Trump's new attorney general.

by | November 07, 2018 | 17:43

Another was sent home after she said she couldn't be impartial, saying, "I feel very bad about drugs". Jurors also will be escorted to and from the courthouse by federal officers and sequestered from the public while inside. Guzman was extradited to the United States in January 2017 on an indictment that detailed his alleged reign over a merciless trafficking organization controlled through murder and torture.

by | November 07, 2018 | 17:32

The U.S. has imposed tariffs on 250 billion dollars worth of Chinese goods so far and China retaliated with 110 billion dollars worth of tariffs on U.S. "We will foster a world-class business environment", Mr Xi said in an address opening the import fair in Shanghai . But Xi also highlighted China's resilience, pointing out its economy is a sea, not a pond.

by | November 07, 2018 | 17:22

Oil prices slipped on Tuesday as concerns that an economic slowdown may curb fuel demand growth overshadowed the reintroduction of sanctions on Iran. He repeatedly parried questions when asked about the commitment from India and China on zero-oil purchase from Iran.

by | November 07, 2018 | 16:43

Seventy-nine school pupils were abducted by gunmen earlier this week in a troubled region of Cameroon. Violent separatists have since taken up arms to destabilize the Anglophone regions to win independence for the areas they want to declare a separate state, which they call Ambazonia.

by | November 07, 2018 | 10:22

But O'Rourke visited all 254 Texas counties and often drew larger-than-expected crowds, even in fiercely conservative areas. "That's the first news of the evening...they can now open investigations into the President and we can finally find out if Donald Trump has ever done anything unethical", Colbert, 54, stated according to The Hollywood Reporter .

by | November 05, 2018 | 07:13

The bloodshed comes despite growing global pressure to end a years-long conflict that has killed thousands and pushed the impoverished Arabian Peninsula nation to the brink of starvation. The clashes erupted just hours after the government said Thursday it was ready to restart peace talks with the Iran-backed Huthis. The coalition has deployed thousands of troops to retake Hodeidah, a vital entry point for imports and a lifeline for millions of Yemenis after more than three years of war.

by | November 05, 2018 | 06:41

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) on Saturday announced that his committee investigation into allegations of sexual assault made against then-Supreme Court nominee and current Justice Brett Kavanaugh had produced no evidence to support those allegations.

by | November 05, 2018 | 05:34

What can we do to help our fellow man?" "He always wanted to give back and make the world a better place", Cox said in a telephone interview Saturday night. A week ago, Taylor urged Americans to vote in Tuesday's congressional elections, saying he hoped "whether the Republicans or the Democrats win, that we all remember that we have far more as Americans that unites us than divides us".

by | November 05, 2018 | 02:33

More than 1.48 million people have voted early, and more than 1.9 million people have voted by mail. Duplin County has one early voting site: the Board of Elections at 160 Mallard Street in Kenansville. The hotline is run by a nonpartisan coalition of more than 100 organizations, led by the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law. It could also be that the dividing lines are so strong, that partisans on both sides are already locking in their votes leaving the Election Day voting for ...

by | November 04, 2018 | 21:59

Working from their small offices in Stockholm, analysts at a new watchdog that monitors global oil shipments have been run ragged by Iran's efforts to skirt United States sanctions this month. Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei also said Iran's arch-adversary the United States had failed to reassert its domination over Iran since the country's 1979 Islamic Revolution that toppled the USA -backed Shah.

by | November 03, 2018 | 08:57

The two countries have been locked in an escalating trade battle, with each side imposing tariffs on billions of dollars worth of imports from each side. In May, after his last phone call with Xi, Trump agreed to ease up on sanctions imposed on Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE Corp., saying they would cost too many Chinese jobs.

by | November 03, 2018 | 06:25

Ul-Haq was in 2014 a member of the negotiating committee from the Pakistan homegrown Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) - who brokered a ceasefire with the government, although the talks later failed. Prime Minister Imran Khan strongly condemned the martyrdom of Maulana Samiul Haq. JUI-S's Peshawar president also confirmed Haq's death following an assassination attempt in Rawalpindi.

by | November 03, 2018 | 06:01

A young boy grieves next to the coffins of his parents who were killed during a bus attack, during their funeral service at Ava Samuel desert monastery in Minya, Egypt , May 26, 2017. A similar attack occurred in 2017, when masked gunmen opened fire on a bus convoy carrying Copts to the same monastery, killing 28 people and injuring 22.

by | November 03, 2018 | 05:47

A Christian woman who was acquitted by the Supreme Court after spending eight years on death row for insulting Islam is still being held in an undisclosed location. " All my mother had done was take a drink of water because she was thirsty", said her daughter Eisham, now 18. Blasphemy carries an automatic death sentence in Pakistan, but the government has never actually executed anyone for the offense.

by | November 03, 2018 | 04:55

Since June 18, the Turkish Armed Forces have carried out 68 individual patrols in Manbij. Operation Euphrates Shield , which began in August 2016 and ended in March 2017, aimed to eliminate the terrorist threat along the border in the northern Syrian regions of Jarabulus, Al-Rai, Al-Bab, and Azaz with the use of the Free Syrian Army, backed by Turkish artillery and air cover.

by | November 02, 2018 | 23:37

Clinton failed to beat current President Donald Trump even though she had the full backing of the DNC, along with the party machinery, and was following on the coattails of a relatively popular Democratic president. Further, many Democrats who disapprove of Trump blame Clinton for his election. "That doesn't mean people don't think the world of her". The joke was met with both gasps and laughter from the audience, with Clinton herself apparently much amused by her racially-tinged ...

by | November 02, 2018 | 20:09

A passenger is seen hitting the driver, who hits back, then loses control of the bus, which begins shaking violently, apparently upon impact with something. Rescue teams said that at least 13 people died, while two remaining passengers are still unaccounted for following the accident. The bus was retrieved from the river on Wednesday, and investigators were able to obtain the footage from the vehicle's surveillance system.

by | November 02, 2018 | 18:27

The US plans to re-impose oil-related sanctions on Iran on November 4 to choke the Islamic Republic's biggest source of income and pressure it to renegotiate a new nuclear deal. Bolton insisted, however, that even if some exceptions were granted, Iran is already feeling pain from the US sanctions, particularly with the collapse of its currency, the rial, this year.