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by | February 01, 2018 | 02:22

Trump threatened to rain "fire and fury" on North Korea and also called Kim Jong-un as "Little Rocket Man", while North Korea denounced Trump as a "mentally deranged USA dotard". The Financial Times reported that Cha was asked if he was "prepared to help manage the evacuation of American citizens from South Korea ", which would be necessary in the event of an American bombing.

by | February 01, 2018 | 02:07

The State Department said Tuesday that within a year Qatar Airways is to begin issuing annual public statements "in accordance with internationally recognized accounting standards". Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt, and the UAE severed their diplomatic relations with Qatar previous year, accusing Doha of sponsoring "terrorism" and destabilising the region.

by | February 01, 2018 | 01:57

Committee Republicans voted to start that process by making the Democratic memo available to the full House, and by all means let's see that memo too. Trump's remarks suggest that review may be perfunctory. After all , Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) said the memo was "misleading". "Will the president now use it to mislead the country?" President Trump has until Saturday to make a decision about releasing it.

by | February 01, 2018 | 01:52

Wray met with McCabe after viewing the classified memo and expressed concerns about a coming report from the DOJ's inspector general that alleges McCabe abused his role in the FBI's investigations into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server as secretary of state and the Trump campaign's ties to Russian Federation.

by | February 01, 2018 | 01:53

A test of a ballistic missile defense system failed in Hawaii Wednesday, according to a report from CNN. A sea-based test in June past year involving the SM-3 Block IIA missile failed after a bungling sailor on the destroyer John Paul Jones accidentally set off the missile's self-destruct mechanism.

by | February 01, 2018 | 01:36

California voted to legalize adult-use cannabis sales in 2016 by passing Proposition 64 . District Attorney George Gascon announced Wednesday that his office will dismiss almost 3,000 misdemeanor cases and review almost 5,000 felony cases for possible action.

by | February 01, 2018 | 01:14

Despite his calls for bipartisanship, Trump spoke with tensions running high on Capitol Hill. Some Democratic lawmakers invited the young undocumented immigrants , known as Dreamers , to attend the speech. President Trump also called for more funding for the military and billions more to be spent on a new nuclear arsenal. Democrats and even many Republicans hoped it signaled a new day.

by | February 01, 2018 | 01:13

In 2012 Qantas and Jetstar operated Australia's first biofuel trial flights. The plane used in this world premiere is a Boeing Dreamliner 787-9 belonging to Qantas Airlines, one of Australia's biggest operators. "Our long-term goal with this partnership is to grow the crop at a target of 400,000 hectares which will ultimately produce more than 200 million litres of bio jet fuel for the airline", Steven Fabijanski, Agrisoma's president and CEO, said in a statement.

by | February 01, 2018 | 00:33

Rep. Brian Mast of Palm City, Fla., and his two children were among the people on the train but were not hurt, said his communications director Brad Stewart in an interview with WPTV. I did CPR. you know, it didn't look good for for him. "I'm in a bit of shock right now", Fleischmann said in a phone call with reporters. The rail agency said local law enforcement officials were investigating "and inspecting the equipment for damage".

by | January 31, 2018 | 23:44

The matter has been listed to March 7. The bench, which also comprised Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud, said "an interlocutory application has been filed by counsel for the petitioners in Writ Petition". He supported the plea for refugee status to Rohingyas already in the country. Before the court deferred the hearing in December 2017, it had told the government to not deport any Rohingya refugee till should be deported until further orders.

by | January 31, 2018 | 23:35

The ELN warning comes after Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos made a decision to suspend the fifth round of negotiations with the ELN. "To continue peace negotiation, this doctrine demands a minimum of coherence". Meanwhile, Santos and Defense Minister Villegas have both called on Colombia's army to continue a post-ceasefire strategy of intensifying military actions against the ELN.

by | January 31, 2018 | 23:06

Sen. Bill Nelson , who protested the move with other Florida lawmakers , said it was the right thing to do. Kirsten Gillibrand - the junior United States Senator from NY since 2009 - has invited Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz of San Juan as her guest at tonight's State of the Union address.

by | January 31, 2018 | 22:52

Spokespeople for Sens. John Barrasso and Mike Enzi, as well as for Rep. Liz Cheney, said the lawmakers were not on the train. One fatality has been reported and one person is in critical condition, a local NBC News affiliate reported Wednesday .

by | January 31, 2018 | 22:49

The news feed tweak is the latest update announced by Facebook as it aims to prioritize "trustworthy" sources and promote more content from friends and family. For more, see our Publisher Guidelines . "When I traveled around the country previous year, one theme people kept telling me is how much we all have in common if we can get past some of the most divisive national issues", Zuckerberg said in his post.

by | January 31, 2018 | 22:46

The designation cuts Haniyeh off from the American financial system, freezing any assets he may have in the US and barring him from doing business from USA -based entities. Hamas has fought three wars with Israel since 2008. Imad al-Alami was "examining his personal weapon in his home" in early January when the gun accidentally went off, shooting him in the face, said Hamas , a group that has been listed as a terrorist organization by the U.S.

by | January 31, 2018 | 22:29

Russia's USA ambassador, Anatoly Antonov, said Naryshkin traveled to the US for the talks, according to CNN. Sergei Naryshkin - the speaker of the Russian Duma - and Russia's President Vladimir Putin near Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, June 22, 2016.

by | January 31, 2018 | 22:02

Strava , the fitness app that exposed the locations and activities of soldiers at US military bases, is reviewing its features to prevent them from being compromised for malicious purposes. " Mapping Your Daily Jog, or Route to an Air Base " (news article, January 30) reports that a fitness app "has unwittingly revealed the locations and habits of military bases and personnel, including those of American forces in Iraq and Syria".

by | January 31, 2018 | 21:14

There is no flawless time to make this announcement, but with filing opening in six weeks, it is important to give the women and men in SC who might be interested in serving ample time to reflect on the decision. During his first term, Gowdy sided with Tea Party conservatives in opposing spending and debt ceiling bills negotiated with Democrats. He served as chairman of the Select Committee on Benghazi, which was created in May 2014 to investigate the terrorist attacks at the USA compound in ...

by | January 31, 2018 | 21:16

First indicted in 2015, the case against Senator Menendez ended in a mistrial previous year when federal prosecutors failed to prove his guilt beyond a reasonable doubt. "I am thankful that God has answered my prayers". Though the seven bribery charges were throw out, 11 counts, including bribery, fraud and conspiracy, remained.

by | January 31, 2018 | 21:12

The government has outlawed the opposition's National Resistance Movement, with Matiangi declaring it an organized criminal group. A political crisis erupted in Kenya a year ago after the Supreme Court threw out the results of an August election - won by President Uhuru Kenyatta - due to irregularities.

by | January 31, 2018 | 21:09

In recent years, officials have been trying most captured terrorists in USA courts, with a high success rate, but Trump signaled that he wants a different policy. "They are unlawful enemy combatants, and when captured overseas, they should be treated like the terrorists they are ". "One year later, I am proud to report that the coalition to defeat ISIS has liberated nearly 100 percent of the territory once held by these killers in Iraq and Syria, and in other locations as well".

by | January 31, 2018 | 21:08

China has denied reports by French newspaper Le Monde that it has been spying on the African Union (AU) headquarters in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa . The AU has since laughed off the claims with Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn telling journalists that in the building there is nothing to be spied on.

by | January 31, 2018 | 20:20

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein arrives at the Newseum to participate in a chat about the state of the internet, hosted by The Internet Society, on January 29, 2018 in Washington, DC. Republican lawmakers on the intelligence panel voted in favour of the memo to be released. Democrats have said the memo selectively uses highly classified materials and is misleading in an effort to discredit Special Counsel Robert Mueller , who is leading the Justice Department's Russian ...

by | January 31, 2018 | 20:18

And as if all this is not bad enough, there's this cherry on the sundae of yesterday's descent into banana republic-ism: an announcement from the State Department that the Trump administration will not impose further sanctions on Russian Federation for its interference in the 2016 election.

by | January 31, 2018 | 20:14

Pro: Rice milk is a great option if you're allergic to soy, dairy, or nuts and has a similar amount of calories compared to cow's milk. The famous ad campaign by milk processors touting their cow-derived product - Got Milk? - may be up for a reboot if people who drink plant-based milk base their selection on nutritional value.

by | January 31, 2018 | 19:58

The accident occurred at approximately 11:20 a.m. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says there are no serious injuries among members of Congress or congressional staff. "Security and doctors on board are helping secure the scene and treat injuries". One Politico reporter tweeted a picture of the wrecked truck and said the driver was getting medical attention.

by | January 31, 2018 | 19:46

On Jan. 12, the Wall Street Journal published a report alleging that the president's personal lawyer Michael Cohen paid a hefty amount of $130,000 to Daniels just before the 2016 presidential elections to remain quiet about an alleged affair she had with Trump in 2006.

by | January 31, 2018 | 19:34

A result of this is that it appears larger and brighter than normal, according to the National Weather Service in Tulsa. Totality is when the Moon is completely shadow-covered. The extreme east of Africa, the Middle East and Asia, Russia, Australia and New Zealand are set to enjoy the spectacle during their evening, as the Moon rises there.

by | January 31, 2018 | 19:34

Among those arrested over graft charges were Saudi Arabian media magnate Waleed al-Ibrahim and billionaire global investor Prince Alwaleed bin Talal . They include real estate, commercial entities, and securities. While the terms of individual settlements have not been made public, it's suspected that detainees may have parted with most of their wealth to gain their freedom .

by | January 31, 2018 | 19:24

House Republicans have hinted that the memo answers the question of whether the unverified "dirty dossier" was used to secure or extend surveillance warrants for Americans - including Trump campaign adviser Carter Page. Rosenstein's signing off on applying for an extension indicates the Trump administration's Justice Department agreed there was probable cause that the president's former campaign aide was an agent for Russian Federation.

by | January 31, 2018 | 19:23

But two French newspapers reported previous year that Ramadan had committed rape in 2009 and a sexual assault in 2012. He is the grandson of the founder of the Muslim Brotherhood movement in Egypt, Hassan al-Banna. Ramadan denies all accusations against him and maintains his innocence on all charges. He has denied the allegations and filed a complaint for slander against one of his accusers.

by | January 31, 2018 | 18:48

A seaplane was not following an authorised route when it plunged into a river north of Sydney , killing 6 people. Sydney Seaplanes chief executive Aaron Shaw noted "the key question arising from the report is why the plane crashed approximately half way down Jerusalem Bay.

by | January 31, 2018 | 18:04

An accountability court in Pakistan on Tuesday rejected ousted premier Nawaz Sharif's objections to the supplementary case filed against him and his family by the country's anti-graft body over properties in London. "The court has issued public notices to all affected people that they may join the court proceedings", he said. It added that the larger bench is determining the duration of any elected member's disqualification according to the constitution or relevant election laws.

by | January 31, 2018 | 17:58

Even without having seen it, Mr. Trump , whose preferred cable channel, Fox News , has focused on the memo extensively, has told people close to him that he feels strongly that the memo makes the case that F.B.I. People familiar with that memo said it was a 10-page point-by-point rebuttal of the Republican document, including dozens of footnotes. It's in everyone's interest for both the Republican and Democratic memos to ultimately become public.

by | January 31, 2018 | 17:52

The chief executive of the Irish airline, Michael O'Leary, said at the time, that if the best way of avoiding disruption was to talk to its pilots through a recognised union process, " then we are prepared to do so ". "While we were initially skeptical about Ryanair's sincerity in offering recognition to us and other unions, our conversations and meetings with them have shown that they are genuine in wanting a constructive trade-union relationship".