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by | November 12, 2018 | 20:43

The dramatic escalation came as months of deadly unrest along the Gaza-Israel border had appeared to be calming, with Egyptian-led efforts to forge a long-term ceasefire and bring much-needed reprieve to the impoverished Palestinian enclave having seemed to finally be making headway.

by | November 12, 2018 | 19:44

As the minority party in the Senate, Democrats might need some Republican support to have legal standing to sue Trump under the Appointments Clause, said Andrew Wright, who was a White House lawyer under former President Barack Obama. "After the firing of [Attorney General Jeff Sessions ], it is more important than ever to protect the special counsel". "I think this will be a very interim AG (attorney general)", McConnell said.

by | November 12, 2018 | 19:04

Whitaker has faced pressure from Democrats to recuse himself from overseeing Mueller based on the comments, which were made before he joined the Justice Department a year ago. I am concerned about comments that Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker has made regarding the Special Counsel and the parameters of his investigation.

by | November 12, 2018 | 18:17

The president of France, Emmanuel Macron , recently sat down with CNN's Fareed Zakaria for an interview that aired this Saturday. President Emmanuel Macron led tributes to the millions of soldiers killed in World War One on Sunday , using an emotional ceremony in Paris attended by scores of world leaders to warn against nationalism a century on from the conflict.

by | November 12, 2018 | 16:40

The woman was arrested and charged with seven counts of contamination of goods under Section 238 Criminal Code on Sunday evening. A circumstance of aggravation will also be alleged, elevating the maximum to 10 years' imprisonment. Queensland Strawberry Growers Association spokeswoman Jennifer Rowling welcomed the news and said the crisis had a "crippling impact" on the state's strawberry growers.

by | November 12, 2018 | 14:47

Clay Matthews, outside linebacker, also spoke out about the wildfires on Sunday. A third added: 'I am very relieved to know that you and your animals are safe and well. People looking for friends or relatives called evacuation centers, hospitals, police and the coroner's office . Jerry Brown said at a press briefing.

by | November 11, 2018 | 21:59

At least 40 people have been wounded. After three initial explosions in front of the hotel in Mogadishu , a fourth blast hit as medics attempted to rescue the injured. more than 10 people died, a lot of them civilians and some security guards", said police official Ibrahim Mohamed. But Bashir Hassan Farah, another ambulance medic, later said he saw 20 dead bodies, a lot of them civilians.

by | November 11, 2018 | 21:44

The situation has been bad for more than two weeks now. Patna senior superintendent of police (SSP) Manu Maharaaj conceded that the orders to restrict crackers till 10 pm were not followed. "Northeasterly winds at moderate speed, and sporadic rainfall in areas around Mumbai, stopped pollution levels from reaching extremely high levels on Wednesday as it otherwise does during this time of the year", said Gufran Beig, project director, SAFAR.

by | November 11, 2018 | 21:14

In the town of Paradise, in Butte County, rescuers removed remains over a period of several hours and placed them in a black hearse. Pieces of bodies were transported by bucket, while intact remains were carried in body bags. The fire was burning south of Mulholland Highway, and around 10:30 p.m. Friday, flames jumped PCH and headed toward The Colony on Malibu Road. 'We never heard from them again, ' Ms Lee said.

by | November 11, 2018 | 21:02

New elections are likely to be held in early January, almost two years earlier than originally planned, a government minister told the AFP news agency. Sirisena agreed thrice to reconvene parliament which he had suspended shortly after sacking Wickremesinghe to prevent him proving his majority on the floor of the House.

by | November 11, 2018 | 20:00

Asked what she would say if she has a chance to come face-to-face with Trump soon, she said "I would say that he is faced with an opportunity to lead". The 2018 Midterms may well go down in USA history as an election of firsts , with historic wins for Muslims, women , and LGBTQ candidates. "What I defend is ideas", she said.

by | November 11, 2018 | 18:50

Fly Jamaica Flight 256 headed back to the Guyanan capital Georgetown because of a technical problem, the airline said in a statement on its website, adding that it believes all 118 passengers and 8 crew members are safe. "They are all stable and are being looked at". Boeing is looking into the incident, a spokesman said. The plane landed at Georgetown , Guyana's Cheddi Jagan airport at about 2:53 a.m.

by | November 10, 2018 | 15:11

Diane Forsman lives in New Hampshire and says she's been trying to get information about her 83-year-old mother, who lives in the community of Magalia near the devastated town of Paradise . The full extent of the destruction in the county was still unknown, but authorities said they believe as many as 2,000 buildings have been destroyed - most of those in Paradise.

by | November 10, 2018 | 14:46

It is noted that the Chinese version master another person. Xinhua said the AI learned the rope of news delivery by watching live coverage of other real anchors. Some disagree about whether the technology appears natural. "Reading between the lines, that would suggest there's potential for the AI news readers to push their human counterparts out of their jobs", claimed the Inquirer's Roland Moore-Colyer.

by | November 10, 2018 | 14:38

According to Tu.no, seven people were lightly injured in the collision in the Hjeltefjord near Bergen in the early hours of Thursday. The tanker, which has a crew of 23, was returning to port for inspection. No oil spill has been reported from the tanker, which was sailing from Equinor's Sture terminal in Øygarden. "It took on a lot of water and there is a real danger that it sinks where it is", an official for the rescue centre added.

by | November 10, 2018 | 13:08

The State Department said the talks would be rescheduled "when our respective schedules permit". The State Department had earlier confirmed that Pompeo would meet Kim Yong Chol, a close aide of Kim, in NY to discuss progress toward a denuclearisation pact and to arrange a second summit following the historic talks between Trump and Kim in June.

by | November 10, 2018 | 10:26

Convicted murderers and sex offenders are excluded from the list. The organization's next goal will be to "end the discrimination of Floridians with convictions". Florida has never had an automatic restoration process, though many say under Gov. Rick Scott's administration the steps to have voting right restored grew even more restrictive.

by | November 09, 2018 | 10:47

During a news conference that morning, President Donald Trump called Acosta a "rude, awful person" as Acosta challenged the president's claims about Central American refugees fleeing to the U.S. Trump accused a PBS reporter of posing a racist question when she asked him about white nationalists. "We will not tolerate the inappropriate behavior clearly documented in this video ", Sanders wrote on Twitter .

by | November 09, 2018 | 10:44

As police officers reached the scene they were confronted by a knife-wielding man who tried to attack them. Police said there was no terrorism link at this stage but they are "keeping an open mind". Meanwhile, a auto can be seen blazing on the side of the pavement at the scene. Twitter user Meegan May wrote: "Guy seems to have set his auto on fire, then attacked police with a knife".

by | November 09, 2018 | 10:04

Butte County supervisor Doug Teeter said authorities used a bulldozer to push abandoned cars out the way to reach Feather River Hospital and evacuate patients as flames engulfed its old wing and the roof of the emergency department. 'My husband tried his best to get everybody out. She said people left their vehicles and ran when they started hearing explosions. God help us!' Bernacett said before breaking down crying.

by | November 09, 2018 | 08:48

Trump announced that former Sessions chief of staff Matt Whitaker would serve as acting attorney general. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein has been overseeing the Mueller investigation since Sessions recused himself from the investigation previous year due of his involvement in Trump's campaign.

by | November 09, 2018 | 08:42

Her win beats the previous record held by Republican congresswoman Elise Stefanik, a former White House aide to president George W. Bush who was first elected to an upstate NY constituency in 2014 aged 30. In 2016, she became the first Somali-American legislator in the country. The news conference participants called on Obama to "go bold and go big" and to use his executive authority to reform immigration if Congress could not get the job done.

by | November 08, 2018 | 17:41

There probably won't be an automatic recount but the race is tight enough that one side or the other is going to take this to court. "There are a lot of outstanding ballots - especially those mailed-in - and a lot of reasons to feel good!" Although Republicans retained control of the Senate during this year's midterm elections, Democrats actually earned about 11 million more votes.

by | November 08, 2018 | 16:16

It's considered standard for employees of news organizations not to engage in political campaign activities so their outlets do not appear unfair; some journalists go so far as to not vote at all for this reason. Pirro, a former NY state attorney general who has a weekend show on Fox, spoke after him. Hannity was rebuked by Fox in 2010 when the Tea Party advertised he would be appearing at one of its rallies.

by | November 08, 2018 | 12:30

Hedge said he managed to run out the front door as the shooter made his way to the back of the restaurant. A gunman opened fire at a bar in Thousand Oaks, California on Wednesday evening, ABC News reported. Pictures and video footage show firefighters and first responders flooding the scene after multiple injuries were reported. The extent of the victims' injuries are now unknown after the shooting at the student-filled Borderline bar and grill.