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by | October 02, 2018 | 17:15

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday expressed hope that his recent state visit to Germany will improve bilateral relations. The case of evangelical pastor Andrew Brunson , whose next court hearing is on October 12, has plunged ties between Ankara and Washington into crisis, leading to US sanctions and tariffs which helped push Turkey's lira to record lows in August.

by | October 02, 2018 | 16:59

Sen. Flake voted to recommend Kavanaugh for confirmation pending the outcome of an FBI investigation. "You have to talk to everybody", Kerry said, adding, "There is no reason in the world to be bum-rushing this nomination". The Democrats are doing irreparable harm in the name of their own political agenda and have made victims of Judge Kavanaugh and his family, Ms. Ford and all of us, the American people.

by | October 02, 2018 | 16:43

Experts believe the South Korean and U.S. militaries had planted about 1 to 1.2 million landmines south of the DMZ, which measures 250 kilometers in length and 4 kilometers in width. Consider the speeches the South Korean president delivered in North Korea last month. Later Monday, South Korea's President Moon Jae-in defended the military deals that he said would "end all hostile acts at the land, sea and sky between South and North Korea".

by | October 02, 2018 | 12:36

The president told reporters on Monday: "The FBI should interview anybody that they want within reason, but you have to say within reason". When asked whether he thought a limited investigation would be enough to satisfy hold out Republican votes, McConnell replied, "We've asked them what they need, and this is what they have said".

by | October 01, 2018 | 13:13

As of late Friday afternoon, Rosa had maximum sustained winds of 120 mph and was about 625 miles southwest of the southern tip of Mexico's Baja peninsula. One to three inches of rain could fall in Phoenix and Tempe, according to a flash flood watch issued by the National Weather Service in Phoenix. Hurricane Rosa is expected to bring us rain as well as some potential flash flooding.

by | October 01, 2018 | 11:02

Donggala town has been extensively damaged, with houses swept into the sea and bodies trapped in debris, according to a Metro TV reporter on the scene. Dramatic video footage captured from the top floor of a parking ramp as the tsunami rolled in showed waves toppling several buildings and inundating a large mosque.

by | October 01, 2018 | 05:45

Flake was one of six members of the judiciary committee who appeared on " 60 Minutes " Sunday, along with Sens. "'You've known me a very long time and I was raped as a child and I have never told anyone before right now, and I'm sharing it with you, '" the DE senator said.

by | October 01, 2018 | 03:55

He added: "We're very unhappy with the negotiations and the negotiating style of Canada". But that would mean 'going ahead with a bilateral agreement and then later defining what legal actions we would have to take to maintain the possibility of a three-way deal, ' he said .

by | September 30, 2018 | 12:44

Milne is understood to have handed in his resignation around 12pm. Communications Minister Mitch Fifield says his department secretary will hold an inquiry into the matter and report as soon as possible. On Monday, Mr Milne said during an interview on the ABC News channel that Ms Guthrie's employment with the ABC had been "terminated". Guthrie said her termination was not justified and that she was considering legal options.

by | September 30, 2018 | 11:23

General Assembly and were dismissive of his latest broadside against their country. Later in the day, Trump held a news conference in which he said the accusation "didn't come out of nowhere", and "We have evidence". China has retaliated by placing duties on $130 billion worth of U.S. goods. "We are winning on trade". But they added they are concerned about activity from Russia, China, Iran and North Korea.

by | September 30, 2018 | 11:10

Describing terrorism as an "existential threat" to humanity, Swaraj said that even as the perpetrators of the 9/11 terror attacks in NY met their fate, the mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai terror attack Hafiz Saeed still roams the streets of Pakistan with impunity.

by | September 30, 2018 | 10:00

Dramatic video footage captured from the top floor of a parking ramp in Palu , almost 80 kilometers (50 miles) from the quake's epicentre, showed waves bring down several buildings and inundate a large mosque. "People were still going about their activities on the beach and did not immediately run", said Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, spokesman for Indonesia's National Disaster Management Agency.

by | September 30, 2018 | 09:37

Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery told KTAR News 92.3 FM's Arizona's Morning News the work that Mitchell will be doing on Thursday is not much different from the work she usually does in her role as prosecutor. The tenor of the questions suggested that Mitchell was trying, if gently, to question the reliability of Ford's recollections and portray Ford as a pawn of Democrats who are out to stop Kavanaugh at any cost.

by | September 30, 2018 | 06:56

On the forecast track, the centre of Kirk will move across the Lesser Antilles on Wednesday evening. The system, centered about 175 miles south of Cape Hatteras, could develop as it moves northward near or over portions of extreme eastern North Carolina.

by | September 28, 2018 | 12:30

Instead, they have hired Rachel Mitchell , an Arizona prosecutor with experience dealing with sex crimes, the Arizona Republic reports. And she was doing it on behalf of the 11 Republican men on the Senate Judiciary Committee who preferred not to question Ford themselves, and in the glare of television lights and with a strict five-minute time limit that seemed to get in her way repeatedly.

by | September 28, 2018 | 11:15

Ford and Kavanaugh will appear separately before the 21-member Senate panel, comprised of 11 Republicans and 10 Democrats. One goal is to emphasize inconsistencies in his statements so far and make him appear nervous, said a Democratic aide who described the plan on condition of anonymity because he wasn't authorized to discuss it publicly.

by | September 28, 2018 | 11:14

Ford a chance to have her say, and I think it's time to vote". Ford has said Kavanaugh friend Mark Judge was also in the room when she was assaulted. The GOP special counsel Rachel Mitchell, a Phoenix sex crimes prosecutor, who Republicans had hired to avoid the optics of their all-male line up questioning Ford, left Republicans disappointed.

by | September 28, 2018 | 11:13

Striking footage shows people being rescued in boats in images reminiscent of the 2009 crash landing in New York City known as the "Miracle on the Hudson". "Right now we don't really know what happened". "Somebody has to look into that and let us now", he told the news website. Air Niugini is Papua New Guinea's national airline.

by | September 28, 2018 | 10:45

In a declaration , she wrote that boys at the parties spiked the punch to get girls drunk "so they could then be " gang raped " in a side room or bedroom by a "train" of numerous boys". She said she wants the American people to judge for themselves. Michael Avenatti , a NY attorney and prospective Democratic Presidential candidate, released the name of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's third accuser.

by | September 28, 2018 | 08:41

On Tuesday, the Senate Judiciary Committee scheduled its vote on Kavanaugh's nomination for Friday morning at 9:30 a.m. - less than 24 hours after Ford and Kavanaugh's testimony would conclude. After an awkward pause, Mitchell explained the line of questioning: "I ask that because it's been reported by the press that you would not submit to an interview with the committee because of your fear of flying", she said .

by | September 27, 2018 | 15:44

Trump said Wednesday that Rosenstein denied making remarks attributed to him in a New York Times report, including that Rosenstein discussed secretly recording Trump previous year. The Monday meeting ended with Rosenstein still at his post and a commitment for the Thursday meeting with Trump. A person present at that meeting said he was joking, but the New York Times , which first reported the incident on Friday, cited secondhand accounts indicating Rosenstein was serious.

by | September 27, 2018 | 15:28

The Venezuelan leader took to the United Nations stage to say, "Despite the differences". He said Maduro's socialism "has bankrupted the oil-rich nation and driven its people into abject poverty". He tweeted a photo of himself aboard the plane, saying he meant to "bring the truth" about Venezuela to the U.N. He made a point of saying he was accompanied by his wife, Cilia Flores, who was sanctioned Tuesday by the U.S.

by | September 27, 2018 | 14:26

Kavanaugh described Swetnick's accusations as " ridiculous ", adding " I don't know who this is and this never happened ". Hindustan Times delivers the news across all social media platforms, on the web, and at your doorstep. He said he viewed such accusations "differently" because he had "had a lot of false charges made against me". On Tuesday, September 25, reports emerged that the Senate majority members had scheduled a vote on Kavanaugh's nomination for Friday, a day after ...

by | September 26, 2018 | 18:34

Tomy suffered a rolling that left his Thuriya (a replica of Knox-Johnston's Suhaili ) without masts and, even worse, he badly injured his back and was forced to send a message to race headquarters stating "ROLLED". "The considered move ensures, in the event that his own situation deteriorated in any attempt to reach land in the coming weeks, a second rescue mission would not be required".

by | September 26, 2018 | 17:31

Democrats have accused Republicans of not conducting a thorough review in their rush to get Kavanaugh confirmed. Typically, senators do the questioning themselves. The Kavanaugh controversy is unfolding just weeks before November 6 congressional elections in which Democrats are trying to take control of Congress from Republicans, against a backdrop of the #MeToo movement fighting sexual harassment and assault.

by | September 26, 2018 | 14:38

Justice Chandrachud said the collection of data could lead to individual profiling of citizens and the Aadhaar scheme violated informational privacy, self-determination and data protection which has been admitted by UIDAI . Until now, banks and telephone companies had been pushing customers to link their Aadhaar. So, the verdict contracts itself. When the Supreme Court read out its majority judgement on the Aadhaar today, Justice AK Sikri said that the Aadhaar is constitutional, but ...

by | September 26, 2018 | 08:17

The Alaska senator, who still hasn't decided how she'll vote on Ford's nomination, told CNN on Friday she plans to wait until after Thursday's testimony from Ford and Kavanaugh before deciding whether to back his nomination. At least one senior member of the panel, GOP Senator Orrin Hatch of Utah, called Ramirez's allegation "phony". Bob Corker, R-Tenn., was clearly leaning toward supporting Kavanaugh.

by | September 25, 2018 | 05:43

The Trump administration may soon penalize immigrants for taking advantage of public benefits, the Department of Homeland Security announced Saturday . The proposal is an expansion of the "public charge" concept, which means someone who is likely to become dependent on the government, if they aren't already.

by | September 25, 2018 | 05:29

Any termination or resignation could have immediate implications for Mueller's investigation. The same thing happened here, with the exception of NBC's Pete Williams. Intelligence Community as a whole. Rosenstein is the top Justice Department official overseeing the Trump-Russia investigation. It also probes financial crimes on the part of Trump's associates as well as worldwide corruption involving Russia, UAE, Saudi Arabia, etc.

by | September 25, 2018 | 05:24

The Trump administration is turning to allies in Asia and Europe for trade deals as US relations with China deteriorate and the two world's largest economies exchange tit-for-tat tariffs that risk damaging global commerce. The U.S. has been asking North Korea to provide detailed information about its nuclear arsenal and facilities, but the North has refused to even discuss it, multiple sources told ABC News.

by | September 24, 2018 | 22:59

The targeted Chinese imports will face 10 percent tariffs through the end of the year, and then the rate will jump to 25 percent. American officials say Chinese plans for state-led development of global competitors in robotics and other technologies violate its market-opening obligations and might erode USA industrial leadership.

by | September 24, 2018 | 22:08

A dispute between Israel and Russian Federation could restrict Israel's ability to mount air raids inside Syria on what it considers the greatest threat to its security from the Syria conflict: the build-up of Iranian forces or Iranian-backed Hezbollah fighters.

by | September 24, 2018 | 20:54

Amber Guyger was terminated by DPD Chief U. An Internal Affairs investigation concluded that on September 9, 2018, Officer Guyger, #10702, engaged in adverse conduct when she was arrested for Manslaughter. Guyger, a patrol officer, was hired by the Dallas Police Department in November 2013. Guyger had been suspended without pay pending the outcome of the DPD investigation.

by | September 24, 2018 | 19:26

Rosenstein, who jump-started the Russian Federation probe when he appointed Robert Mueller as special counsel, has twice denied the NYT report . Trump appointed Rosenstein as deputy attorney general but had expressed extreme frustration with him for months, partly over his decision to hire Mueller previous year.

by | September 23, 2018 | 21:05

American 3D-printed gun maker Cody Wilson has arrived at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport to board a flight to Houston at 10 p.m. Saturday, according to media reports . The girl, according to the affidavit, said they met in the parking lot of an Austin coffee shop before they drove to the hotel. Wilson could be blocked from owning a firearm for life if convicted, legal experts said.