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by | January 15, 2019 | 07:32

He added: "I think it's a disgrace that you even ask that question because it's a whole big fat hoax". The broader context, though, makes Trump's actions in this case downright alarming: This is a president who was subject to a counterintelligence inquiry launched because of the FBI's suspicion that he was knowingly or unknowingly working for Russian Federation.

by | January 15, 2019 | 07:28

Canada detained Meng Wanzhou , the CFO of China's Huawei company and daughter of its founder, at America's request last month, per BBC . Donald Clarke, a China law expert at the George Washington University Law School, described the Canadian detainees - including Schellenberg - as "hostages".

by | January 15, 2019 | 05:43

This is basically the outcome that Jazz predicted this morning, i.e. that King would lose some or all of his committee assignments. That would be different from censure resolutions two Democrats, Bobby Rush of IL and Tim Ryan of OH, have introduced against King .

by | January 14, 2019 | 09:24

Ahead of Trump's move, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan threatened to launch another operation in Syria targeting the US-backed Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG). In a rare acknowledgment that French troops were also in Syria, he said they would leave when there is a political solution in the country. USA national security adviser John Bolton suggested on Tuesday that protecting Washington's Kurdish allies would be a precondition of the U.S.

by | January 14, 2019 | 09:04

Ottawa Emergency Services transported the injured from Westboro Station to a local hospital. "Something led us to having to arrest the individual and take them to the station", Bordeleau said. "And there was a bit of blood on the floor", he said. The crash is the second involving an Ottawa transit bus in recent years. "Based on the way it looked, if there was anybody at the front of the bus at the top".

by | January 14, 2019 | 08:13

South Carolina Republican Lindsey Graham told Fox News Sunday he would still support a presidential emergency declaration after giving talks another chance. Earlier, Trump backed away from threats to declare a national emergency and build the wall with money appropriated from military, water management and disaster management funds, among other sources.

by | January 14, 2019 | 06:28

She pointed out that the investigation was looking into whether the president was "actively working for Russia " and asked, "Are you now or have you ever worked for Russia, Mr. "Wow, just learned in the Failing New York Times that the corrupt former leaders of the FBI, nearly all fired or forced to leave the agency for some very bad reasons, opened up an investigation on me, for no reason & with no proof, after I fired Lyin' James Comey, a total sleaze!", Mr Trump tweeted .

by | January 14, 2019 | 06:29

The few neighbours who know Patterson's family say he grew up in a cabin in a remote development that's a mix of seasonal and year-round homes about 10 miles (16 kilometers) outside Gordon proper. "Jayme is the hero in this case, there's no question about it", he said. Even during the 88 days of captivity of Jayme - we still don't think that anybody assisted him in that.

by | January 14, 2019 | 05:45

Turkey's planned military operation against a Kurdish militia in Syria does not depend on an American withdrawal from the region, Ankara said on Thursday. Fighter jets and special forces have played a key role in efforts to claw back the territory lost to ISIS. "Before us we have Manbij on one side and the east of the Euphrates on the other", Akar said, underscoring the scale of a potential operation.

by | January 12, 2019 | 11:41

But Trump's behavior in the days around Comey's May 2017 firing, specifically two instances in which he seemed to tie Comey's ousting to the Russian Federation investigation, helped trigger the counterintelligence part of the investigation, according to the Times' sources.

by | January 12, 2019 | 11:12

Even without concrete evidence, many countries around the world are banning Huawei from working on their national 5G grid, with many more considering the same move. They'll both remain in custody for at least three months. "On January 8, they were detained, the Internal Security Agency carried out procedural acts, and searches were carried out in many places related to their activities", deputy minister of the special services coordinator Maciej Wąsik told Polsat News .

by | January 12, 2019 | 11:13

She soon started posting messages on Twitter from the transit area of Bangkok's Suvarnabhumi airport saying she had "escaped Kuwait" and her life would be in danger if forced to return to Saudi Arabia . Around mid-day on Friday, her Twitter account, @rahaf84427714, went offline after she posted that she had "bad and good news!" Mai, who identified as a 36-year-old physician, said she was embarrassed to have two children and a degree from Harvard University but still be viewed as a minor.

by | January 12, 2019 | 08:53

Police suspect that a recent viral challenge inspired by the popular Netflix horror movie Bird Box was responsible for a vehicle accident on Monday. "I nearly feel silly saying this", said Layton Police Lieutenant Travis Lyman. The challenge prompted Netflix to issue a warning tweet on January 2.

by | January 11, 2019 | 12:28

The announcement of a victory by opposition presidential candidate Martin Fayulu (who the Catholic Church has indicated was the winner) is unlikely, but would pose high risks of looting by military elements and a coup attempt in Kinshasa.

by | January 11, 2019 | 11:56

She was found in Douglas County, Wisconsin, and a suspect was taken into custody shortly after she was found. Sources close to the death investigation say the suspect rents the property for hunting purposes. Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald said Jayme was expected to be reunited with her family Thursday night. Closs was reportedly inside Kasinkas' home for 20 minutes and refused food and water.

by | January 11, 2019 | 11:09

While some of the redacted information was not a big deal, there was one section of the failed redaction that appears to shed light on Mueller's understanding of Manafort's roll in the 2016 presidential election. intelligence officials say, Russian Federation was working to sway the election in Mr Trump's favour. Manafort was convicted by a jury in a Virginia federal court for eight tax and bank fraud charges.

by | January 10, 2019 | 10:44

The source said that would mean Rosenstein would remain until early March. Trump has consistently slammed Rosenstein and called the Mueller investigation a "witch hunt". Graham told reporters Barr assured him the investigation would continue. He has long overseen the investigation and has frequently drawn Trump's ire.

by | January 09, 2019 | 11:29

She also said she had given up Islam. Rahaf was scheduled to be sent on a Kuwait Airways flight to Kuwait City, where her family is, on Monday morning. "I can't study and work in my country, so I want to be free and study and work as I want", she said. I will be forcibly repatriated tomorrow to Kuwait and then Saudi.

by | January 09, 2019 | 11:07

Earlier Wednesday, Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton says there will be no "special treatment" in the case of an 18-year-old Saudi woman's desperate plea for asylum in Australia. After one hour he came back with five or six people, I think they were police or something and then they told me my father is so angry and I must go back to Saudi Arabia .

by | January 09, 2019 | 09:28

Rumors of another visit came late Monday night as a North Korean train passed into the Chinese city of Dandong under heavy security. The North Korean leader is accompanied by his wife Ri Sol Ju, as well as senior officials including negotiator Kim Yong Chol and Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho.