by | February 08, 2018 | 07:31

However, Robert Wood said that the USA did not have any new information that it could share with the press when asked the basis on which Washington has concluded that Kim's nuclear weapons program may be months away from having the capacity to strike the continental United States.

by | February 08, 2018 | 07:23

Netanyahu, who has repeatedly denied any wrongdoing and called the investigation a political attack orchestrated by the opposition, addressed his followers in a video posted on his Facebook account. Alsheikh held a meeting on Wednesday with the investigating teams in two corruption cases involving Netanyahu, known as Case 1,000 and Case 2,000. "I want to reassure you", he said, "there won't be anything, because I know the truth".

by | February 08, 2018 | 07:09

Double Wimbledon victor Petra Kvitova captured the St Petersburg Ladies Trophy here Sunday evening for her first title of the year, beating defending champion Kristina Mladenovic 6-1, 6-2 in the final. "I fought very hard every single match to make it back here". This is also the Czech's 21st WTA title, keeping alive the streak of winning one tournament per year since 2011.

by | February 08, 2018 | 06:40

Something was terribly wrong", Hiott told the station. Elizabeth Hiott says she felt like dispatchers didn't at first believe her when she called 911. By the time Anderson County deputies and emergency medical crews got to the woman, witnesses said she had gouged out the other eye. "Most of our deputies have never seen anything like that", Sheriff Chad McBride said.

by | February 08, 2018 | 06:33

USA officials declined to provide details of the expected sanctions. "We'll be ensuring that whatever cooperation that's existing between North and South Korea today on Olympic teams does not cloud the reality of a regime that must continue to be isolated by the world community", Pence told reporters today.

by | February 08, 2018 | 06:32

Speaking on BFM television , Jean-Yves Le Drian also said there were indications Syrian government forces were using toxic gas against civilians. Eastern Ghouta's proximity to the capital - where the government of President Bashar al-Assad resides - renders it a key target for the government and its principal ally, Russia .

by | February 08, 2018 | 06:27

He opted for the Buckeyes over Alabama , Florida , Michigan and Notre Dame . But Dominic Ciao, Petit-Frere's coach, told The Dispatch that his player would let all coaching staffs involved know of his decision well before that so as not to keep them hanging.

by | February 08, 2018 | 06:17

According to Time , Toys "R" Us CEO David Brandon said about the selected stores will be closing beginning in early February after the franchise declared bankruptcy. The Babies R' Us store on Jefferson Newport News is slated to close. It filed a restructuring plan in late January, outlining the plan to shut down stores.

by | February 08, 2018 | 06:02

The larger payloads are not the only things the Taliban have to worry about. Besides destroying insurgent hideouts, the new campaign also aims at eliminating Taliban training facilities and support networks, the USA military added. The Southern Command, which oversees USA military activities in the Middle East and Afghanistan, said it continues to carry out strikes against the Taliban and its support networks in Helmand Province in the south of the country as well.

by | February 08, 2018 | 05:59

Their criticism of the former IN governor stems from his perceived lack of support of the LGBT rights and the widespread notion that he supports so-called gay conversion therapy , which has been slammed as nonsense by the medical field. Despite pushback from reporters, Farah refused to say what Pence was referencing in the statement. Rippon, 28, and US skier Gus Kenworthy, 26, are the first two openly gay Winter Olympic athletes representing Team USA.

by | February 08, 2018 | 05:58

USA coalition forces have issued a statement on Wednesday confirming a series of U.S. airstrikes against Syrian pro-government forces along the Euphrates River. The US military command insisted that while its primary focus remains the defeat of ISIL in the middle Euphrates river valley, it at the same time "asserts its non-negotiable right to act in self defence".

by | February 08, 2018 | 05:40

Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal will be giving South Africa's stand-in skipper, Aiden Markram sleepless nights, given that the Newlands' pitch is one of the few pitches in SA that favours spinners. He scalped two important wickets with the ball in the first innings of the game, when the seam bowlers were unable to break the partnership between Shikhar Dhawan and Virat Kohli .

by | February 08, 2018 | 05:40

Beyond eyeing some tweaks to the House package, senators are also nearing agreement on lifting budget spending caps which could free appropriators up to announce funding for the opioid epidemic as well as the long-delayed disaster relief that would include money for Puerto Rico's Medicaid .

by | February 08, 2018 | 05:33

Israel ultimately failed, thanks to both Hezbollah and the Lebanese Army's efforts. The meeting was presided over by President Michel Aoun and attended by Prime Minister Saad Hariri as well as the ministers of defense, foreign affairs, finance, interior and economy.

by | February 08, 2018 | 05:14

The House-passed version of the fiscal year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act would have prohibited the use of funds to extend New START unless Russian Federation returns to compliance with the INF Treaty. The announcement came days after the Pentagon released an aggressive nuclear strategy. "It is not lost on me that as I testify before you this morning, we are again on the verge of a government shutdown , or at best, another damaging continuing resolution".

by | February 08, 2018 | 04:32

President Trump seemed to fault investors on Wednesday for this week's historic stock market dive, claiming "good news " on the economy should have positively affected the markets. The yield on the ten-year Treasury note rose to its highest level in more than four years. Higher yields make risky stocks look less attractive by comparison.

by | February 08, 2018 | 03:59

An, 32, Shipulin and Ustyugov were not included on the list of allowed athletes, although Stanislav Pozdnyakov, vice-president of the Russian Olympic Committee, has insisted they had "never been implicated in any type of doping affair". Russian Federation was suspended from Pyeongchang after the discovery of a systemic doping conspiracy culminating at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics - where, as the host nation, they topped the medals table.

by | February 08, 2018 | 03:40

Police later determined the SUV caught on video fleeing the scene of the first shooting was the same vehicle connected to one of the other shootings later that day. But the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department was told to redact any information that could potentially identify individuals including names, Social Security numbers and portions of video that someone could be recognized in.

by | February 08, 2018 | 03:15

The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake struck 21 kilometres north-northeast of Hualien . At the Marshal Hotel, which was also leaning and badly damaged, at least two people were killed when the lower floors collapsed. The video shows people gathering near the building and shining flashlights on windows. At the start of the day, Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen tweeted that 145 people were unaccounted for; by nightfall, CNA reported that number had fallen to 66.

by | February 08, 2018 | 02:23

On Monday, dozens of air strikes and artillery fire battered Eastern Ghouta , according to the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. The bombardments are also being investigated by the United Nations and chemical weapons experts over alleged use of chlorine gas.

by | February 08, 2018 | 02:22

Observers say Russian Federation has ramped up its air campaign in Idlib after one of its fighter jets was shot down by rebels in the province on Saturday. Turkey says the YPG fighters Washington is supporting are part of the Kurdish Workers Party (PKK), which has fought an insurgency in southern Turkey for three decades.

by | February 08, 2018 | 02:22

South Korea said Wednesday it's reviewing whether to meet North Korea's request to provide fuel to the ferry that transported more than 100 North Korean artists for performances at the Pyeongchang Olympics. A potential escalation of sanctions could be United States blacklisting of Chinese banks accused of providing North Korea access to the global financial system and facilitating sanctions evasion.

by | February 08, 2018 | 01:59

A copy of the text obtained by reporters in Brussels said there should be a "mechanism" allowing the EU to "suspend certain benefits" of single market membership during the transition period without necessarily having to resort to the European Court of Justice (ECJ).

by | February 08, 2018 | 01:57

Athey was a deputy with the Davidson County Sheriff's Department. Athey was sacked by the sheriff's office following the accusations, NBC Charlotte's sister station WFMY reports. Jeff Athey was arrested and charged with robbing the bank at around 4 p.m., Davidson County Sheriff David Grice said, Fox 8 reported. No one was injured during the incident.

by | February 08, 2018 | 01:47

The two countries, which are separated by a narrow strip of water, have the two largest stock markets in ASEAN. But this entity was broken up in 1973 when the governments made a decision to go their separate ways. The initiative might be expanded later to include other stock markets in the region, the statement said. MAS assistant managing director Lee Boon Ngiap said the trading link will help boost cross-border investments in Singapore and Malaysia stocks.

by | February 08, 2018 | 01:13

Girl Scouts across the US began selling cookies in January and will keep it up until April. "Bring them with - shopping is more fun with friends anyways", the company wrote on the Instagram post. "From a sales standpoint, she has done all-right", Bushan said. Urbn Leaf's founder, Will Senn, said he would be happy to speak to the Girl Scouts council to clear up misunderstandings, and hopes his business can support local fundraising in the future.

by | February 08, 2018 | 00:58

The department said it could not comment about the details of the complaints as the investigation was ongoing. Numerous women shared their testimonies about Nassar's decades of abuse during his hearings. She said the institutions of the Olympic committee and USA Gymnastics "let girls down and young women down over and over again". The USOC had demanded that all members of the Board quit and had threatened to de-certify the organisation if it did not happen.

by | February 08, 2018 | 00:56

The Turkish ambassador to The Gambia has defended the military action along the Syria's Afrin Region, saying the fight against the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) militia and its political wing - the Democratic Union Party (PYD) is created to nueutralise the threat posed by these terrorist elements.

by | February 08, 2018 | 00:47

The main reason is the worldwide oil prices and the increase in disposable household income as a result of the positive development of the labor market. Pierre Moscovici , commissioner for economic and financial affairs, taxation and customs, said: "Europe's economy has entered 2018 in robust health".

by | February 08, 2018 | 00:48

An earlier visitor to the embassy was Nobel Peace Prize victor Adolfo Perez Esquivel. The judge said that if Assange wanted the warrant lifted he should surrender to authorities and come to court. Swedish authorities dropped their investigations in 2016. But even if Assange wins, he might decide to remain in the embassy because of fears over a possible secret US indictment against him.

by | February 08, 2018 | 00:45

You are still going to see before this the National Anthem and probably a few other pre-game festivities, but we've got a feeling that there are still going to be quite a few different things that end up getting some attention before the Philadelphia Eagles and New England Patriots even begin their pivotal showdown.

by | February 08, 2018 | 00:34

His performance was down by 9 percent from Lady Gaga's and earned him 106.6 million views. NBC's rating for the Super Bowl appears sturdy considering broader trends in NFL TV viewership. Before Pink made her Super Bowl debut, Hamilton star Leslie Odom Jr. belted out an equally emotional performance of "America the handsome". The Super Bowl is the one event every year that is all but guaranteed to deliver huge numbers in ratings and viewership.

by | February 08, 2018 | 00:32

She wants to go in for a social detox. The incident occurred on Monday when Anasuya visited Tarnaka in Hyderabad for some work and was spotted by a 6th standard boy. In a video, that is being circulated on Internet, the complainant alleged that Anasuya Bharadwaj had deliberately taken the phone out of her son's hand and smashed it to pieces.

by | February 08, 2018 | 00:03

No further details were revealed about the exact location of the attack but other reports said the missile attack targeted the Scientific Research Center in Jamraya in the west of Damascus. In December, Israel reportedly struck an Assad regime military target near Damascus. There was no comment from Israeli authorities on the claim. He also reported that an hour later four missiles were fired, according to the Syrian army, they were launched from Tiberias, and the same Syrian defense systems ...

by | February 07, 2018 | 23:38

Last week, revealed that Porter has been dating White House Director of Communications Hope Hicks. Porter's profile increased in recent months , and he became White House chief of staff John Kelly's right-hand adviser. He lashed out and was really angry, and both under his breath and explicitly to me called me a "f-- b--" and "f-- ridiculous'.' He accused me of not caring about him or not caring about his needs".