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by | June 16, 2017 | 06:39

Today, they hired a security detail. "This afternoon we had some suspicious packages delivered to our house and to our neighbors", Handel said in the statement . The alleged shooter had professed years of deep disgust for the Republican Party and specifically commented on Handel in a Facebook post that said she "wants people to work for slave wages", according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:41

The Russian president also weighed in on the scandal involving former FBI Director James Comey , saying that Russia would offer political asylum to Comey in the event that he was prosecuted in the United States . "Thank God for that at least", Putin said. It's clearly a sign of an escalating domestic political struggle. When asked about increased Western sanctions in response to Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 U.S.

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:36

US President Donald Trump has responded to reports he was being investigated for obstruction of justice by launching a scathing attack on Hillary Clinton . Earlier in the day, Trump accused Mueller of conducting a "witch hunt" after the news broke that the president was likely being investigated for trying to obstruct the Russian Federation probe.

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:30

With the new government set to present its legislative programme to parliament on June 19, the clock is ticking on efforts to bolster the Conservatives' position after they won just 318 of the 650 seats in the House of Commons. In an extraordinary intervention, Major warned that the deal could cause the peace process, which he played a large part in securing as prime minister, to " unwind " and urged May to avoid risking this at all costs.

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:27

The bulk of the additional troops will train and advise Afghan forces, according to the administration official, who wasn't authorized to discuss details of the decision publicly and spoke on condition of anonymity. A long-term USA commitment of more troops and more money with continued internecine warfare in Afghanistan. A resurgent Taliban coupled with Islamic State militants have challenged US forces in the region and are taking back territory formerly under control of USA and Afghan ...

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:28

According to media reports , President Trump is expected to announce on Friday that his administration will revert some of President Obama's policies toward Cuba . There are divisions within the Trump administration however concerning the extant of the diplomatic rollbacks, especially given that Obama's opening to Washington's former Cold War foe has created opportunities for American companies ranging from telecommunications to airlines.

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:41

Whether that hearing will be public or closed is not known. Sessions had been scheduled to testify Tuesday before the House and Senate subcommittees that oversee his department's budget, but Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein will go before them instead, he said Saturday in letters to the chairmen of those subcommittees.

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:40

However, Trump seemed to disagree with some of his underlings in a series of tweets early in the morning of June 5, wherein he urged the Justice Department to "seek an expedited hearing of the watered down Travel Ban before the Supreme Court " while working on a "much tougher version in the meantime".

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:40

Meanwhile, President Donald Trump has granted the Pentagon authority to set troop levels in Afghanistan , a United States official said Tuesday, a move that could lead to the deployment of thousands more soldiers. That decision, however, has been stalled by the broader administration review of Afghan policy and a push for North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to contribute more troops.

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:39

When the gunman began firing, he was behind a fence on the third base side of the field. He said a staffer used a belt as a tourniquet to stop Scalise's bleeding. At least two members of the Capitol Police were reported wounded. DeSantis, R-Palm Coast, told Fox News that he was getting into a auto after practice when someone approached him and South Carolina Rep.

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:39

In the 30th minute in the clash against Qatar , that resulted in a 3-2 defeat, Son landed awkwardly after an aerial challenge with opponent Mohammed Musa. China have only ever reached one World Cup, in 2002, but their national and domestic set-up has been energised by official proclamations about hosting and winning the tournament.

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:31

Coal's share in the energy mix declined to its lowest since 2004 at around 28 percent. WASHINGTON (AP) - Market demand for the dirtiest of fossil fuels is plummeting worldwide, according to industry data published Tuesday, even as President Donald Trump has made reviving the long-struggling USA coal mines the bedrock of his administration's energy policy.

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:38

An Intelligence Bureau official in Kashmir told OneIndia that militants are likely to carry out more attacks and hence security forces must stay on high alert. The area was cordoned off following the grenade hurling attack on paramilitary. Grenade landed inside the camp which caused the injuries. Hours later, a CRPF camp of the 130 Batallion in Padgampora area of Pulwama district came under a grenade attack.

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:39

Healthcare groups are decrying Republican senators for closing their doors to the public as they write legislation repealing and replacing ObamaCare . "We aren't stupid", an anonymous Republican Senate staffer told the website Axios . If the health bill siphons enough cash from needy folks who can't push back, then parliamentary magic will allow Republicans to pass a filibuster-proof mondo tax cut.

by | June 13, 2017 | 11:49

He is among those close to the Trump campaign now being investigated for ties to Russian Federation. She asked Putin about whether or not he and his associates meddled in the election, and when he denied it and subsequently flipped the conversation to mention that it is the US that actively interferes with campaigns in other countries, Kelly responded with a smile, "That sounds like a justification".

by | June 13, 2017 | 11:48

Taiwan on Tuesday slammed Panama after it established diplomatic relations with China and cut ties with Taipei, accusing Beijing of using "money diplomacy" to sway the island nation. "We have taken a historic step", Varela said. The president also announced on Twitter that "a moment ago", the Panama's Foreign Minister and China have met to finalize the negotiations.

by | June 13, 2017 | 11:43

Italy's populist 5-Star Movement was seeking to expand power in mayoral elections being held Sun. It is a stark reversal of fortunes for the populist party and reduces its chances of leading the national government after parliamentary elections next year.

by | June 12, 2017 | 23:59

The prosecutor's office has warned police will take action against any unauthorised demonstrations. Navalny said officials had even pressured contractors hired to build a stage at the venue to stop their work. If Russia Day is widely misunderstood , this particular version had a theme: Russians continue to protest against corruption, and for Russia . The police strengthened security measures at the street, according to TASS .

by | June 13, 2017 | 00:00

He had planned to attend a rally in the capital, but is now facing a possible 30-day jail term, according to a post on Twitter by his lawyer, Vadim Kobzev. Thousands of people took part in anti-corruption protests across Russian Federation on Monday in a new show of defiance by an opposition that the Kremlin had once written off as ineffectual and marginalized.

by | June 12, 2017 | 23:59

The 60-year-old leader said she had tapped experience across the "whole of the Conservative Party" when she appointed Michael Gove, a long-serving cabinet minister who had clashed with May when she was home secretary, as agriculture minister.

by | June 12, 2017 | 23:57

Calling a snap election, as a way to strengthen her hand in the upcoming negotiations with the European leadership on the terms of Brexit , blew up in her face. The former shadow chancellor labelled it an "OK result" after Mr Corbyn's party secured a higher-than-expected 262 seats and significantly boosted its vote share.

by | June 12, 2017 | 23:58

Speaking at a TV program on Saturday night, Alawi said the "mastermind and main commander of terrorist attacks" in Tehran has been killed by the intelligence forces. One of the attackers on Iran's parliament complex blew himself up on the fourth floor, while under siege by security forces, state broadcaster IRIB reported.

by | June 12, 2017 | 23:54

The DUP is a socially conservative pro-British Protestant group that opposes abortion and same-sex marriage and once appointed an environment minister who believes human-driven climate change is a myth. Since the surprise election result on Thursday, the British Prime Minister has insisted that she will remain in post, despite her party losing its majority in the House of Commons.

by | June 12, 2017 | 23:56

There also have been claims that Trump attempted to persuade some officials to call off the investigation. The person demanded anonymity because the person is not authorized to be named in a discussion about legal strategy. It was earlier reported that Trump had asked Coats to press " James Comey , the then Federal Bureau of Investigation director, to back off from focussing on his former national security advisor Michael Flynn ".

by | June 12, 2017 | 23:53

Government has noted that in view of the many dimensions to child labour in the country, there was the need for a holistic approach towards eliminating all worst forms of child labour in Ghana by 2025. The Deputy Minister said the implementation of capitation grant, School Feeding Programme and the free Senior High School policy in the next academic year would help in empowering the youth to gain employable skills and support government's quest to ending child labour.

by | June 12, 2017 | 23:49

But the DUP's controversial policies - out of kilter with mainstream Conservative party views - has prompted Defense Secretary Michael Fallon to tell the BBC that a formal coalition is off the table as the only common ground with the DUP is on "big issues" such as security and the economy.

by | June 11, 2017 | 10:42

Five of the last nine Belmont winners followed that same path. It seemed that almost all the horses in the field had a legitimate chance to win, but Hollywood Handsome saw his chances fall apart at the start when there was a problem with the irons used by jockey Florent Geroux, and that horse ran out of control in the early part of the race.

by | June 10, 2017 | 00:06

Election offices divert spam, phishing attempts and other suspicious emails into quarantine systems on a regular basis and may not know about specific hacking attempts unless notified, officials said. Virginia Sen. Mark Warner has called for declassifying the names and number of states affected by the Russian hacking attempt as a way to prevent such attempts in next year's midterm elections.

by | June 10, 2017 | 00:06

He added: "Everyone in America knows what she looks like at this point". This June 2017 photo released by the Lincoln County (Ga.) Sheriff's Office, shows Reality Winner. The prosecutor said in another jailhouse conversation, victor told her mother that she wanted her to tell the media that she was afraid for her life.

by | June 09, 2017 | 09:53

Israeli settlement building in the West Bank and East Jerusalem over 1967 lines are considered illegal under worldwide law and have been consistently condemned by the United Nations and global community. In addition, Amnesty alleges Israel has also unlawfully seized control of Palestinian natural resources such as water, fertile land, stone quarries and minerals, and diverted these to benefit settlement industries to produce products, materials and goods that are often exported overseas.

by | June 09, 2017 | 09:52

However, those missed opportunities almost came back to haunt the hosts, as Trinidad and Tobago forward Kenwyne Jones was able to get away from center back John Brooks for a free header in front of Tim Howard's goal in the 33rd minute.

by | June 08, 2017 | 15:47

The first victim to be named on Monday was Canadian Christine Archibald , 30, who was hit by the van and died in the arms of fiancé Tyler Ferguson. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop says the families are on their way to London and have asked for privacy.

by | June 08, 2017 | 15:50

Gargash said Qatar was still engaged in what he called media grand-standing over the rift: It had to make an iron-clad commitment to change its policies before talks could begin to resolve the crisis. While liberal compared to much of the Middle East, the UAE has tough cybercrime and slander laws under which people can be arrested, imprisoned and deported for taking photographs without the consent of those shown.

by | June 08, 2017 | 15:48

Mr. Trump also floated the idea of eliminating the filibuster in early May, when it was also dismissed by lawmakers. While Republicans haven't yet released their tax proposal, House Republicans' health care bill was created to meet the legislative rules required to pass the Senate with a simple majority.

by | June 08, 2017 | 15:49

The situation is very fluid. A Middle East-based industry source said there had been no official notification on halting the co-loading of crude cargoes. Mr Peter Lee, oil and gas analyst at BMI Research, also does not expect the crisis to have a material impact on LNG supplies here, as Qatari LNG cargoes can still be exported via the Strait of Hormuz.

by | June 07, 2017 | 16:32

Mandsaur collector SK Singh confirmed death of five persons and said a magisterial enquiry has been ordered. Postmortems of the deceased are being videographed and the cause of death may become clearer after that process, the collector added.

by | June 07, 2017 | 16:31

The police continue to assert that there was no intelligence indicating an attack was imminent. On Sunday, Trump tweeted that Khan had said there was no reason for Londoners to be alarmed by terrorism. "No reason to be alarmed". Mayor of London Sadiq Khan closes his eyes as he joins London Ambulance workers in observing a minute's silence at the London Ambulance Service headquarters at Waterloo, central London , in honour of the London Bridge terror attack .

by | June 07, 2017 | 16:32

Twitter users want President Donald Trump to unblock them-or face legal action. Bloomberg reports that White House spokesman Sean Spicer confirmed in a press conference that Trump's tweets should be considered official statements .

by | June 07, 2017 | 16:28

A Labour spokeswoman said: " Diane Abbott has had to pull out of Woman's Hour due to illness". It wasn't just Abbott who had a vehicle crash interview today. "I think it was right the British people had the opportunity to have an election now so they can make a choice of who they want to see taking them through the Brexit negotiations and getting the best deal for Europe and its a choice of one of two people: me or Jeremy Corbyn".

by | June 07, 2017 | 16:32

While Hua declined to comment on possible overseas bases, she said China and Pakistan - one of the countries considered most likely to host a Chinese military presence - were close friends that conduct mutually beneficial cooperation in a variety of fields.