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by | June 19, 2017 | 08:29

The revelation has emerged as Iraqi forces claimed al-Baghdadi's deputy, Ayad al-Jumaili, was killed in an air strike near Iraq's border with Syria . There was no mention al-Baghdadi. He said that "past examples of similar actions to strike the leadership of terrorist groups were presented with much enthusiasm and pomp, but the experience shows that those structures later regained their capability".

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:29

Both parties are committed to a strengthening British unity, delivering Brexit , combating terrorism, and delivering prosperity, the source said, adding however that "at the moment there isn't a deal". May now faces the task of satisfying both the pro-European and eurosceptic factions of her party, keeping Northern Ireland calm and negotiating a divorce with 27 other European Union members whose combined economic might is more than five times that of Britain.

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:31

Otto Warmbier , who spent 17 months in a North Korean prison, was released hours before Rodman's arrival in the country. "If Otto had anything schoolwork-related, job-related, family-related that he needed to do", Otto's friend Ned Ende told the Washington Post , "there was absolutely nothing you could say to him to convince him to do stuff with you".

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:27

But Aucoin said the search-and-rescue mission was over, and the Navy Times reported that the bodies of all seven sailors had been found in the ship's flooded berthing compartments. Vice Admiral Joseph Aucoin addressed reporters at a Navy base in Yokosuka , south of Tokyo , but wouldn't say how many bodies were recovered, pending notification of next of kin.

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:25

After visiting Manchester and London after attacks or disasters, she said: "I have been profoundly struck by the immediate inclination of people throughout the country to offer comfort and support for those in desperate need". 'As London faith representatives, our united minds, hearts and prayers are with everyone in Grenfell Tower and with the families and friends of all those who are impacted.

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:25

The change will make it harder to travel to and do business with Cuba. "Because if they had, they'd know that the only think that restricting travel will do is devastate Cubans working in the private sector who have relied on American visitors to provide for their families".

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:21

Nani's 21st minute goal was disallowed by video assistants because a Portugal player was offside in the build up to the goal. Southampton full-back Cedric Soares thought he had won it for Portugal when he scored on 86 minutes, only for Moreno to earn a point for El Tri late on.

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:22

Mike Rounds (R-S.D.) said of the concepts discussed during the lunch. But with a slim 52-48 majority, Republicans can afford to lose only a couple of GOP senators. Harry Brown (R-Jacksonville), the ranking member of the Appropriations Committee, told ABC11. Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) hopes for a slower rollback of Obamacare's Medicaid expansion.

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:22

The president has come under scrutiny for a February meeting with then-FBI Director James Comey , in which he asked the top cop to end an investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn . Rosenstein told a closed session of Congress last month that he learned Comey would be dismissed one day before penning his memo . Trump , who hired his own lawyer last month to represent him regarding probes by the special counsel and congressional committees, kept up his ...

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:21

Trump said on Twitter . Comey said it should be special counsel Robert Mueller's task to determine whether Trump had obstructed justice, and therefore, had opened himself up to possible impeachment proceedings, keeping the allegations on Russian Federation in mind.

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:14

The memo sent Thursday asks for records related to foreign travel, contacts with Russian "officials, agents or nationals" and background investigations into the top Trump associates now targeted by Mueller's probe. "The legal jeopardy increases by the day", said one informal Trump adviser, who spoke on condition of anonymity. He said, however, that Sekulow's comments could mean the White House was taking the position that no investigation exists until Mueller's team officially confirms ...

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:07

The 120-apartment tower was quickly engulfed with flames after the blaze broke out shortly before 1:00am Wednesday, and witnesses reported seeing the fire racing up the exterior walls. "What I'm now absolutely focused on is ensuring that we get that support on the ground", Mrs May said in a BBC Newsnight interview . "My commitment to families is that as soon as we can, we will locate and recover their loved ones." the commander said.

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:02

Some 600 people were living in the tower's 120 apartments. Police Commander Stuart Cundy said Saturday that this number, which was based on reports from the public, may rise. Her Majesty and her grandson, 34, were applauded as they arrived to the Westway Sports Centre - a focal point for volunteers, displaced people and relatives of the missing.

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:01

A close Trump associate said this week the president was considering firing Mueller, although the White House later denied it. In a special hearing, last week, Comey told the Senate Intelligence Committee he believes Trump fired him because he resisted presidential requests to drop the Russian Federation investigation, especially as it pertained to Flynn, the former national security adviser.

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:00

Attention has focused on materials used during the renovation process completed previous year. One, are our regulations correct, do they permit the right kind of materials and ban the wrong kind of materials? "Second question is were they correctly complied with?" "So a public inquiry allows things to happen more quickly and allows a broader range of questions and inquests come usually at the end of the exercise".

by | June 19, 2017 | 07:59

Rosenstein , the official who would be responsible for dismissing Mueller, told USA lawmakers he would fire him only with good cause. In response to the statement, former US Attorney Preet Bharara , whom Trump fired in March, tweeted early Friday morning that "Americans should also exercise caution before accepting as true lies about firing of Federal Bureau of Investigation director & defamation of a war hero special counsel", references to criticisms Trump has levied against Mueller ...

by | June 19, 2017 | 07:55

He said between 1988 and 1990, his family's second trial took place during Benazir Bhutto's first government; and then again in 1993 and 1996, the Sharif family suffered losses worth billions due to conspiracies against it. He was accompanied by his son, Hamza Shahbaz, Interior Minister Chaudhary Nisar and Finance Minister Ishaq Dar . The state minister said that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will come out victorious from the Supreme Court as well as the court of public next year.

by | June 19, 2017 | 07:52

Congratulations to the Beyoncé , Jay-Z, and Blue Ivy! Beyonce made many headlines during her famous pregnancy. Entertainment Weekly, Us Weekly and People magazine confirmed the news but no further details of the babies' date of birth, gender or names have been released.

by | June 19, 2017 | 07:47

Police said they were designed to create "maximum fear". "If you know anything about these particular types of knives, please let us know - it could prove a crucial lead in our investigation". After his payment was declined, Butt and his two accomplices rented a smaller van. Large trucks have been used in past ramming attacks in Europe and have caused higher numbers of casualties.

by | June 19, 2017 | 07:46

An initial round of talks between May and DUP leader Arlene Foster ended with no agreement on Tuesday, although both sides said they were hopeful of a deal. "We will negotiate in good faith but it is a negotiation, we recognize there will be an exchange of views and we will take that forward in a spirit of genuine cooperation".

by | June 19, 2017 | 07:39

Rosenstein could face questions about the Mueller development, seeing as the firing of a special counsel would involve Justice Department regulations. The White House has used a memo he wrote to justify Trump's decision to fire FBI Director James Comey , but that Trump action may now be part of the probe.

by | June 19, 2017 | 07:36

He went on to state that there is no evidence to implicate Saudi Arabia in the attacks, and that Riyadh has no knowledge of who was responsible. "We have to accept the fact that terrorists and sponsor countries led by Saudi Arabia have lined up against the Iranian nation".

by | June 19, 2017 | 07:36

Brand, a Republican and former George W. Bush administration official, would take over the probe should Rosenstein recuse himself . Trump has said he is "100 per cent" willing to testify under oath on Comey meetings and tell the FBI Special Consul Robert Muller that he never asked FBI to stop investigating.

by | June 19, 2017 | 07:36

Inside the White House , a sense of foreboding has taken hold on even the most junior staff and up to the Oval Office, as news emerged that Vice President Mike Pence has hired a high-powered outside counsel to represent him. A Reuters report said the meeting could have concerned lifting United States sanctions against Russian Federation. Trump has frequently assailed the investigation into Russia's role in the 2016 presidential election and his campaign's ties to Moscow as a "witch ...

by | June 19, 2017 | 07:28

With its allies from MoDem centrist party, it is represented by 360 lawmakers, sparing the need to rely on other movements to pass legislation on labor codes, cut public expenditure by billions of euros, raise taxes on consumption and wealthy pensioners and invest more in training and innovative sectors.

by | June 19, 2017 | 07:25

She got into a dispute in a man driving a red vehicle. Center in Sterling, identified the missing teen as Nabra, and said she was outside of the mosque with a group of teenagers after finishing a late night prayer around midnight Saturday night, when a vehicle pulled up and two men with baseball bats jumped out and started swinging at the group.

by | June 19, 2017 | 07:17

In a series of statements on Twitter on Thursday, Mr Trump repeated his assertion that Mr Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 campaign was a "witch hunt" based on the "phony" premise of possible collusion between Russia and a cadre of Trump campaign associates.

by | June 19, 2017 | 07:15

The European Union has stepped up to assist Portugal in this moment of hardship. "This tragedy also happened because of curiosity, " he said . The Pedrógão Grande fire is one of more than 60 fires that broke out overnight throughout the country, the BBC reported , and according to the New York Times , an additional 11 areas were under surveillance for an "extreme fire risk".

by | June 19, 2017 | 07:15

North Korea has launched 16 missiles in 10 tests so far in 2017, and Thursday's test was the fourth since new South Korean President Moon Jae-in took office in May. The firing of the surface-to-ship missiles was confirmed by South Korea's joint chiefs of staff and by officials in Tokyo, Japan, according to Kyodo news agency.

by | June 19, 2017 | 07:16

Rep. Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the House intelligence committee, said that the panel - overseeing one of several congressional investigations - is looking forward to getting a response from the White House on whether recordings exist.

by | June 19, 2017 | 07:06

In an open letter to the Sydney Morning Herald , published this week, Navratilova, victor of 18 major singles titles alone, called for Margaret Court Arena to be rechristened Evonne Goolagong Arena. John McEnroe thinks he knows where Margaret Court's anti-gay hate comes from: lesbian Billie Jean King beat Bobby Riggs after Court could not. "That's it, and I hope that if there are people out there and they are struggling with those issues, hopefully I can be a role model in that sense ...

by | June 19, 2017 | 06:59

The US Senate has overwhelmingly passed an amendment to strengthen and expand the current sanctions against Russian Federation, sending a "strong" signal to President Vladimir Putin over territorial violation in Crimea, alleged meddling in elections and aggression in Syria.

by | June 19, 2017 | 06:54

Citing unidentified sources, the news station reported that Rosenstein told Brand she would be tasked with the final decisions regarding resources made available for the probe, headed by special counsel and former FBI director Robert Mueller , and whether anyone is prosecuted because of the investigation.

by | June 19, 2017 | 06:55

Huynh had initially been reported missing but were located in flooded berthing compartments in the USS Fitzgerald , after divers gained access to the spaces on Sunday. The USS Fitzgerald and a Philippine-flagged container ship collided south of Tokyo Bay early on Saturday. Both Aucoin and the Japanese coast guard, however, said it was too early to determine what led to the collision.

by | June 19, 2017 | 06:52

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt was recalled from Group of Seven climate talks in Italy . Environmental groups already have challenged some of the regulatory reforms pushed by the Trump administration and Congress using the Paris accord, the UNFCCC and other initiatives as the legal basis for these court challenges.