In January, the administration took the unusual step of recognizing Juan Guaido, the opposition leader of the National Assembly, as interim president. CNN's Anderson Cooper tonight opened by saying President Donald Trump certainly had reason to celebrate the jobs numbers today... but then couldn't stay on message.
For the second day in a row, rocket fire sent Israeli families near the Gaza border scrambling for cover. Israeli warplanes on early Thursday morning fired airstrikes at northern Gaza Strip, with no reported casualties. Since March 30, 2018, Gazans have been launching the weekly Great March of Return protests along Gaza's eastern frontier with Israel , calling for lifting the 12-year blockade and demanding their right to return to their lands from which their families were expelled during ...
Some critics questioned why Facebook banned the accounts in one fell swoop on Thursday, instead of taking action against the accounts at the time they were determined to have been in violation of the company's rules. "It's getting worse and worse for Conservatives on social media!" Facebook and other social media platforms have been under fire for not doing enough to curb messages of hate and violence, while at the same time criticised for failing to offer equal time for all viewpoints no ...
Suthida Vajiralongkorn Na Ayudhya, the deputy head of his personal security detail, to become Queen Suthida and she will hold royal title and status as part of the royal family. He first underwent a purification bath, in which holy water was poured over his head through a canopy as a gesture to offer him sovereignty, while a fanfare of traditional Thai music was played and a gun salute fired in the background.
Also on Friday, firefighters in southern Israel extinguished several blazes ignited by incendiary balloons launched from Hamas-ruled Gaza. One of the Palestinians was shot dead during clashes along the frontier while the two others were killed in an air strike, the health ministry in Gaza said.
Sri Lanka's Catholic cardinal received "foreign information" that attempts would be made this week to attack a church and another church institution, according to a letter he sent Thursday to church officials that later appeared on social media .
The tweet shows two photos of the plane resting in the water. Representatives for the airline could not immediately be reached for comment by Reuters . "It bounced again", she said, adding that the experience was "terrifying". Navy security and emergency response personnel including some 90 firefighters attended the scene.
The prison term was calculated starting from the time Hương was detained in February, 2017. Vietnamese national Doan Thi Huong after being sentenced in Kuala Lumpur. She has returned to Indonesia. Her lawyers says she will fly back to Vietnam on Friday. The defense stage of the trial had been due to get underway in March before prosecutors suddenly dropped charges against Aisyah, 27, following intense diplomatic pressure from the Indonesian government.
The deeply controversial move, which was approved after hours of debate that sometimes brought lawmakers to tears , would ostensibly make schools safer in the wake of last year's shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. "There are bad police officers and there are bad teachers". "If a teacher does not want to be a guardian, we don't require them to". But its opponents warn of the danger of accidents among teachers who would effectively be tasked with policing as well as ...
It could be our choice if we put our mind to it", Choe told the North's official Korean Central News Agency. Last week, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un met with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Vladivostok, Russia, the first-ever summit between the two.
A jet carrying 136 people skidded off a runway and slid into the St. Johns River, CNN affiliate WJXT reported . The station also confirmed that the plane had skidded off the runway before coming to a rest in the river. "Navy security and emergency response personnel are on the scene and monitoring the situation". "While they work please pray", Curry wrote on Twitter.
We now know , thanks to WaPo and NYT, that special counsel Robert Mueller sent a letter to Barr , complaining about Barr's summary of Mueller's report on his almost two-year investigation into Russian election meddling. Nadler has asked DOJ to make the more complete version of the Mueller report available to "all members". During the call, Mueller told Barr that he did not think the attorney general's summary was inaccurate, but that the media coverage surrounding the investigation was ...
Earlier, a report from Yonhap News Agency said that North Korea fired one missile eastward from the coastal city of Wonsan early Saturday morning. As an apparent good-faith gesture to facilitate bilateral dialogue, Pyongyang proposed a self-imposed long-range missile and nuclear testing moratorium while in talks with the US.
This relaxation is in order to "facilitate speedy rescue, relief and restoration activities to successfully face the Cyclone Fani ". All precautionary measures like flight cancellation at airports, cancellation of trains and water transport services have been undertaken.
Just days after Volodomyr Zelenskiy won a resounding victory to become Ukraine's next president, Putin signed a decree that simplified the process for Ukrainian citizens in the eastern Luhansk and Donetsk regions to get Russian citizenship.
Coburn, not realizing her grandchildren had escaped, chased the vehicle and opened the driver's door. Nita Coburn , 69, thought she had locked her door when she left her two great-grandchildren in her vehicle while she helped her daughter into a wheelchair at Atrium Medical Center's ER Thursday, she told KSAT-TV.
Trump earlier pulled the plug on a decades-old nuclear arms treaty with Russian Federation. Moscow denies violating it and has accused Washington of being in non-compliance. In January, the administration took the unusual step of recognizing Juan Guaido, the opposition leader of the National Assembly, as interim president.
She said she was also addressing another pending regulation seen as undermining the rights of transgender patients. "I should have been dead by now", said the 57-year-old. HHS said a year ago the office received more than 1,300 complaints alleging discrimination in a health care setting on account of religious beliefs or conscience issues.
Trump told Fox News in an interview on Thursday he was not inclined to let former White House counsel Don McGahn testify before congressional committees. Trump answered, "I would say, it's done". Trump has made clear he intends to put up a fight. Mueller "instead produced a prosecutorial curiosity - part "truth commission" report and part law school exam paper", Flood wrote to Barr in a letter dated a day after the report was released.
Read Comey's full op-ed at the New York Times . "People are complicated", Comey noted, "so the answer is most likely complicated". He continued, "But more often, proximity to an amoral leader reveals something depressing". Comey went on to describe a scenario in which "Mr. Trump makes everyone a co-conspirator to his preferred set of facts, or delusions", because he speaks so quickly no one can object.
Later that day, he moved into the Spanish ambassador's residence in Caracas. On Tuesday, Lopez left his Caracas home to appear alongside opposition leader Juan Guaido at a rally against President Nicolas Maduro . "A nation with more oil reserves than any other country in the world", he said. The government said more than 150 people were arrested. The talks included sanctions, diplomacy and defense options, the official said, adding that there was "significant progress on defense ...
The party's co-leader Jonathan Bartley said that while the Greens had been building gradually in numerous areas where they gained new councillors, they also benefited from pro-remain sentiment and from the recent prominence of global warming protests .
Search-and-rescue crews found him alive but seriously injured on a narrow ledge about 70 feet down from the cliff around 9 p.m., officials said. The man was hiking with a group on a cliff edge of the Kilauea Volcano caldera on Hawaii's Big Island on Wednesday evening.
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi appeared triumphant as they emerged from their meeting with Trump , with Schumer saying, "It was a very constructive meeting". The nation's top business groups and labor unions support raising the federal taxation, now 18.3 cents a gallon as it was last raised in 1993. The infrastructure legislation also would need to address climate change, she said.
After the hearing concluded, committee staffers wiped up chicken grease from the area around Cohen's seat. In an earlier interview on Fox News, Sanders was asked if President Trump had anything to do with Barr skipping the hearing. Charlie Crist, according to reporting from the Los Angeles Times. Mr Mueller is expected to testify to Congress later this month. The hearing lasted only a few minutes.
X-rays showed all three of its eyes were functioning and the extra socket likely developed naturally while the snake was an embryo, the Northern Territory Parks and Wildlife Commission said in a Facebook post, noting that such deformities were common among reptiles .
Congratulations: Jacinda Ardern and her partner Clarke Gayford are engaged. Last year Ms Ardern gave birth to the couple's first child , Neve Te Aroha Ardern Gayford, who turns one next month. Ardern laughed raucously when asked whether a marriage proposal on her part might be in the couple's near future in a BBC interview in January. While Ardern was breastfeeding her infant daughter, the family traveled to NY for the United Nations General Assembly last September.
Undocumented immigrants wait in a holding cell at a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement processing center in April 2018 at the U.S. Federal Building in NY. An additional $1.1 billion would go toward operational support, including personnel expenses, detention beds, transportation and investigative work on smuggling.
She is the second Baltimore mayor in the past decade to leave office while facing allegations of corruption. "It has been an honor and a privilege", the statement read. "The federal and state investigations must and will continue to uncover the facts", Maryland Governor Larry Hogan said on Twitter. Pugh has been on medical leave for the past month, as questions mounted over whether purchases of her children's book " Healthy Holly " by the University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS) and ...
So far, the future Queen takes the official birthday pics of all her children, including sons Prince George , 5, and Prince Louis , 1. It's fair to say that the Cambridge family album 2019 will include some seriously adorable snaps. " The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to share three new photographs of Princess Charlotte ahead of her fourth birthday", the caption read.
It has shut down some madrassas linked to violent groups and as part of the crackdown also detained relatives of Azhar in "protective custody". "It's now for the 1267 Sanctions Committee and other authorised bodies of United Nations to take a decision on listing of Masood Azhar", the MEA was quoted as saying by ANI.
It is also banning Paul Nehlen, who described himself as a "pro-White Christian Candidate" when he ran for Congress and was also kicked off the website Breitbart News site previous year for racist comments about Meghan Markle and ties to Neo-Nazis, and Paul Joseph Watson , a far-right YouTube personality and former editor of Infowars.
St. Lucia Coast Guard Sgt. Victor Theodore confirmed to the network that the vessel - named " Freewinds " - was the same as the one listed on the Church of Scientology's website . Fredericks-James said that health officials learned through two reputable sources that one person on board the ship may be infected with measles , and that they could easily spread the disease to others through sneezing and coughing.
On Monday, WFAA aired the recording of Amber Guyger telling a dispatcher that she shot Botham Jean . "Oh my god. I'm done". The 911 recording ha snot been officially released by the City of Dallas or police. A message seeking comment from Dallas police to confirm the recording's authenticity was not immediately returned. Attorney Daryl Washington, who is representing Jean's family, noted that Guyger did not tell the 911 operator she was afraid of Jean or that she thought he was an ...
British Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson was sacked after an investigation into leaks from a secret government meeting about Chinese telecoms firm Huawei . May told Williamson it was "vital" that members of the NSC... were able to have "frank and detailed discussions in full confidence" that they would not be made public.