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by | March 19, 2018 | 12:47

Putin's re-election comes amid rising tension with the West, particularly with the United Kingdom, which last week accused Russian Federation of using a nerve agent to poison a former spy and his daughter living in England. sanctions. Opposition leader Navalny has called on Russians to boycott the election he says is a sham. The Russians would cast ballots today (18 March) in Russia across the 11 time zones, known to be the biggest country in the world.

by | March 18, 2018 | 01:56

I'd plan on seeing some rain Friday night. Our next cold front moves in before sunrise Monday morning, delivering drier and slightly cooler air for the start of next week. Winds N 5-15 miles per hour. There are plenty of questions with timing and ingredients for storms Sunday and Monday , so make sure to stay updated through the weekend .

by | March 18, 2018 | 01:54

Cambridge Analytica has been accused of spinning social media narratives to shape public sentimeBrexitpecially in political campaigns with President Donald Trump win in the USA elections and brexit cited as some of its works. Meanwhile, Cambridge Analytica, Wylie and Kogan have been suspended from Facebook. If true, this is another unacceptable violation of trust and the commitments they made.

by | March 18, 2018 | 01:54

CBS Los Angeles said people peacefully protested Trump's visit, chanting, "No ban!" Fact checkers have agreed that illegal immigrants add some cost to taxpayers but have called Trump's claim that the cost exceeds $100 billion mostly false.

by | March 18, 2018 | 01:50

Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom wouldn't say after the meeting at a Stockholm villa what was discussed or whether a Trump-Kim meeting was discussed. "We believe in dialogue and in a political process", Wallstrom told reporters. Sweden is now a non-permanent member of the Security Council. According to Swedish broadcaster SVT, the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (Sipri) will sit in on the meetings with Ri's delegation to analyze the North's intentions to dismantle ...

by | March 18, 2018 | 01:48

The court filing accused Clifford of violating the agreement's confidentiality clauses more than 20 times and said she could be liable for $1 million in damages for each violation. Clifford has alleged she had affair with Trump that began in 2006 and lasted several months. They are now attempting to remove this case in order to increase their chances that the matter will ultimately be decided in private arbitration, behind closed doors, outside of public view and scrutiny.

by | March 18, 2018 | 01:44

He added that he already brought this matter up before the ICC but it paid no heed to him. On Thursday, Roque, a human rights lawyer and who called himself the "strongest lobbyist" for the inclusion of the country in the ICC, said that he was saddened by the development but insisted that what the President did was the correct thing to do.

by | March 18, 2018 | 01:39

Slaughter, a Democrat born in Kentucky, had served in the House since 1987, winning 16 elections in New York's 25th district. "The first woman to ever chair the powerful House Rules Committee, she used her leadership position to fight for women and working families in NY and across the country".

by | March 17, 2018 | 01:36

Georgia athletic director Greg McGarity described Crean as "one of the most successful coaches in college basketball over the past two decades". Crean spent nine seasons at the helm of the Hoosiers while leading the team to two Big Ten Conference regular season titles and two NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 appearances.

by | March 17, 2018 | 01:35

Mr Glushkov also had a close friendship with fellow Russian businessman Boris Berezovsky , who came to the United Kingdom in 1999 after falling out with Mr Putin. "In particular" police are appealing for anyone who may have seen or heard anything suspicious at or near Glushkov's home between Sunday 11 March and Monday 12 March.

by | March 17, 2018 | 01:31

The S&P 500 ended slightly lower on Thursday in choppy trade as strong jobs and manufacturing data was balanced by the Times report on Mueller's subpoena. A comment about Russian Federation by Eric Trump, the president's middle son, also drew scrutiny when it emerged previous year. The memo stated that there were "critical unanswered questions" about the sources of Trump's personal and corporate financing, including his relationship with his biggest lender, Deutsche Bank .

by | March 17, 2018 | 01:26

Video released Thursday from Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida shows a sheriff's deputy remaining outside as a gunman murdered 17 students and staff inside. Much of the hearing concerned whether Cruz has enough assets to pay a private lawyer rather than be represented at taxpayer expense by the public defender.

by | March 16, 2018 | 01:13

Trump recently exempted Canada and Mexico from tariffs on steel and aluminum, although the US government has been dropping hints that the exception is only temporary. But China - largely blamed for global glut of steel and criticised by Mr Trump for exploiting a trade deficit - looks likely to bear the brunt of the move.

by | March 16, 2018 | 01:08

Mrs May proved her mettle. Corbyn backed May's decision to expel 23 diplomats , but suggested a financial crackdown on Russian oligarchs would be more effective. The perpetrators must be brought to justice. "Flawed intelligence and dodgy dossiers led to the calamity of the Iraq invasion". Asked if she was at odds with Mr Corbyn on the issue, Ms Griffith said she was more "plain speaking" than her leader and said he had made it clear in "the subsequent statement that he put out" on ...

by | March 16, 2018 | 01:09

Out of one Parliamentary seat and two Legislative Assembly seats that faced by-polls on 11 March, RJD has won two, with the ruling BJP managing to bag only one Assembly seat. "How can that be the hub of ISIS", questioned former Bihar chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi. The BJP, which was till then in opposition, offered its support to Kumar following which the latter formed a new government and returned to the NDA.

by | March 16, 2018 | 01:07

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launches Tuberculosis-Free India Campaign to meet the goal of ending the epidemic by 2025 in New Delhi on Tuesday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday reached Varanasi and attended multiple events in the city.

by | March 16, 2018 | 01:07

The BJP government has betrayed the people of the country and state in the name of development and nationalism and people have given a befitting reply", Yadav said. In Phulpur Lok Sabha seat, Samajwadi Party's Nagendra Pratap Singh Patel is leading by 12,231 votes with 99,557 votes as against BJP's Kaushlendra Singh Patel who is second with 87,326 votes after eight round of counting.

by | March 15, 2018 | 05:52

The Centre is creating impediments in implementing the promises made in the AP Reorganization Act . Major political parties on Monday gave notices for discussion on a wide range of issues including the PNB fraud, sealing drive in Delhi and granting special status to Andhra Pradesh .

by | March 15, 2018 | 05:43

Oklahoma plans to use nitrogen gas to execute inmates once the USA state resumes using the death penalty, marking the first time a state would use the gas to carry out capital punishment. Oklahoma's last executions drew scrutiny in the state and nationwide. The European Union in 2011 voted to prohibit the sale of the drug and seven other barbiturates to the United States for use in torture or executions.

by | March 15, 2018 | 05:39

Republican Attorney General Ken Paxton praised the decision, saying in a statement: 'Enforcing immigration law prevents the release of individuals from custody who have been charged with serious crimes'. "Risky criminals shouldn't be allowed back into our communities to possibly commit more crimes", Paxton said. SB4 has sparked controversy across Texas, pitting virtually all of the Lone Star State's major cities against the state government.

by | March 14, 2018 | 06:21

Using a proprietary printer, ICON can print an entire home for about A$12,000 ($12,864) and says it plans to bring costs down to about A$5,500 per house. The team are looking for $600,000 for the next phase of research and development and also $400,000 of funding for 100 printed homes. As we've seen in cases both inside and outside of the construction sector, 3D printing offers many benefits other than just being very quick.

by | March 14, 2018 | 06:21

And by the way, if I get $25 billion for the wall, you're going to have a lot of change". The Republican brought a tough message on immigration to California during his first visit as USA president to the heavily Democratic state that has served as a base of resistance to many of his policies.

by | March 14, 2018 | 06:19

The alliance involves 121 prospective member-countries that fall between the Tropics of Cancer and Capricorn, and are exposed to the "maximum solar intensity of over 300 days a year", acording to a bureaucrat at the Indian external affairs ministry.

by | March 14, 2018 | 06:17

After one year in office, she sat down on Sunday to conduct an interview with CBS 60 Minutes veteran journalist Lesley Stahl to discuss her nomination and current initiatives on education. DeVos that "the whole state is not doing well " and that "your argument that if you take funds away that the schools will get better is not working in MI".

by | March 13, 2018 | 10:50

Tillerson was speaking in the capital N'Djamena, said a report on Chad's progress toward strengthening controls on passports and improving information sharing was being prepared in Washington. But he says the decision will have to await a final report the USA will prepare later in March. The officials' comments followed the surprise announcement last week that President Donald Trump has agreed to meet the North's Kim Jong Un by May.

by | March 13, 2018 | 10:52

One such reference was to Ms Akie's visit to the school at the heart of the suspected scandal. "The Cabinet won't resign en masse". "What is important is to make everything clear", he said. The controversy had faded but erupted again when media reported that official documents about the deal had been changed, prompting the Ministry of Finance to release to parliament 14 documents that showed various changes.

by | March 12, 2018 | 09:12

Melike Kuvvet, the captain of the jet, was one of the first female pilots in the Turkish military, before she resigned and started to work at private sector, Turkish news media reports said. . It did not give the nationality of the three crew members. The cause of the crash was not immediately clear. Iranian state television quoted Mojtaba Khaledi, the spokesman of Iran's emergency management organisation, as saying that the plane hit a mountain in Shahr-e Kord and burst into flames.

by | March 12, 2018 | 09:04

Turkish and Free Syrian Army forces have so far liberated 950 square kilometers (590 square miles) during the Turkish-led counter-terrorist operation in Syria's northwestern Afrin region, Turkey's president said on Sunday. "Turkey's goal is not capture of the territories of the other states, but only elimination of the terrorism threat in the region". When Ankara reaches it, the troops will be pulled out of the country, he stated.

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:41

The exemptions for Canada and Mexico would start immediately with an unspecified duration. But the order, which would go into effect in 15 days, could hit South Korea , China, Japan, Germany, Turkey and Brazil and foreign leaders warned of a trade war that could escalate to other industries and be aimed at USA goods.

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:37

Terry McAuliffe before he left office, since new Gov. Ralph Northam endorsed that budget. The Speaker of the House of delegates, Kirk Cox, is asking for a special session of the General Assembly. The state government will shut down if no budget is passed by July 1, but Jones said he expects a budget pass before then. As part of that process, lawmakers must decide whether Virginia will expand Medicaid.

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:37

The attack was meant to frighten Afghans, but the perpetrators would not succeed, he said. Afghan officials investigate the site of a suicide bomb attack near a Shi'ite mosque in Kabul , Afghanistan March 9, 2018. A security guard, Ali Reza, said he saw the suicide attacker walk into a line of Hazaras waiting to enter a mosque complex for a ceremony commemorating a revered leader, Abdul Ali Mazari.

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:37

The toy chain's USA division entered bankruptcy in September, planning to emerge with a leaner business model and more manageable debt. The Toys R Us store on 2661 Miamisburg-Centerville Road is one of the stores on the radar. After scrambling to keep its bankruptcy reorganization plan alive, Toys R Us is preparing for liquidation, people who weren't authorized to speak publicly about the matter confirmed Thursday.

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:31

The two countries agreed to finalize talks on a multibillion-pound order for 48 Typhoon aircraft, the fighter plane's maker BAE Systems said. "We are committed to supporting the Kingdom [of Saudi Arabia] as it modernises the Saudi Armed Forces and develops key industrial capabilities critical to the delivery of Vision 2030", the company said in a short statement.

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:31

The Doctors Without Borders charity called for desperately needed medical supplies to be allowed into the enclave, where exhausted doctors have been struggling to treat hundreds of wounded. The channel has been reporting since last week that rebels have prevented civilians from leaving. The government says its forces now control half the enclave.

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:28

We are springing forward this weekend with Daylight Savings Time taking place on Sunday, March 11. At the end of 2015, Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a bill into law that will require all smoke alarms sold in New York State to be equipped with sealed-in, non-removable batteries that last for at least 10 years.

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:23

When Putin was asked whether he was concerned that Russian citizens were undermining democracy in the USA, he suggested his hands were tied. "The US.refuses to work like this and instead throws 13 Russians to the media", Putin said, going on to list the possible ethnicity that would make the suspects "not even Russian".

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:06

Hock Tan, the CEO of the Singapore-based firm, sent a letter to lawmakers on Friday promising that the acquisition poses no threat to the USA leadership in innovation. The review of Broadcom's bid illustrates the US government's expanding focus on the competitiveness of the national semiconductor industry as China advances.

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:05

A North Carolina police beating captured on a bodycam video , of an African-American man walking home after a 13-hour dishwashing shift at Cracker Barrel, has prompted charges against one former police officer, an FBI investigation and outrage within the community - and now - nationally.

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:01

President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he has asked China to develop a plan to reduce the current trade deficit between the two countries by $1 billion. Brazil, which after Canada is the biggest steel supplier to the USA market, said it wanted to join the list. While China's global steel exports have dropped by nearly a third this year, tariffs on aluminium may be an easier sell for Trump, as China's shipments increased more than 35% in the first two months of the year.

by | March 10, 2018 | 00:59

The focus is on security, not economic development, trade and investment, democracy, human rights, and the rule of law. State Department officials said Tillerson wanted to hear from leaders in Africa in what ways they're most eager to collaborate with the United States.