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by | June 08, 2018 | 10:20

Grant Hotel in San Diego, Calif., on June 5, 2018. "And it looks like voters will have a real choice this November, between a governor who's going to stand up to Donald Trump and a foot soldier in his war on California". She will face former Democrat Bobby Bright in Alabama's conservative 2nd district - where Trump loyalty has been a central issue. A record number of women have filed to run for Congress in the first midterm election since President Donald Trump's 2016 victory, with ...

by | June 08, 2018 | 10:11

GOP members of Congress have largely followed Trump's lead in sticking by Pruitt, though there were increasing signs cracks are developing in that support. Pruitt's official EPA scheduler emailed Chick-Fil-A CEO Dan Cathy directly, the subject line of that email reading: "Meeting with Administrator Scott Pruitt ".

by | June 08, 2018 | 08:18

But Putin said internal USA politics could get in the way of a planned summit with Trump, referencing the congressional elections in November. President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that a new hypersonic intercontinental missile would enter service next year and guarantee Russian Federation maintains military parity with the United States.

by | June 07, 2018 | 23:48

Nevertheless, Australia's dreamers are counting down to next month's World Cup in Russian Federation more in hope than expectation of progressing to the knockout stages. "I like to work with people I like to work with", he said . It took the Socceroos a little while to get going at the NV Arena in St. Polten, but they finally came to life upon taking the lead 32 minutes in - Leckie tucking in from close range.

by | June 07, 2018 | 23:28

Republican Rep. Matt Gaetz of Texas accused House Speaker Paul Ryan of defending the "deep state" and said that his congressional colleagues were talking about replacing him for the first time . "As long as we have Republicans in the leadership positions who think it's okay to have Orwellian spies spy on presidential campaigns of one party, then we have bigger problems than just the briefing".

by | June 07, 2018 | 22:56

The details of these offers and what actions North Korea would take to trigger implementation could be decided in Singapore . Hours earlier a senior North Korean official had questioned the value of the talks and said her country was just as ready to meet in a nuclear confrontation as at the negotiating table.

by | June 07, 2018 | 21:57

But after more than one year of multilateral discussions, he feels the current approach has not been fruitful and a new one is needed. It wasn't immediately clear how such an arrangement would work. Macron told a joint news conference that the US tariffs on European, Canada and Mexican steel and aluminum are "unilateral and illegal" and predicted that they will hurt global growth.

by | June 07, 2018 | 21:24

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo released a statement on Tuesday saying that the department, which sends diplomats, support staff and their families to postings all over the world, established a task force last month "to direct a multi-agency response to the unexplained health incidents ".

by | June 07, 2018 | 20:56

When he picked up the snake's remains to dispose of them, the head bit him . The excessive venom almost proved fatal for Milo, who had seizures, lost his vision and began to bleed internally on his trip to the hospital. Doctors told her husband might not make it, even after giving him vast amounts of antivenom. If you are bitten, keep the wound below the heart, immobilize the area, wash the bite area with soap and water, and call 911.

by | June 07, 2018 | 20:55

Critics of Israel have contrasted her eight-month sentence with the nine months eventually served by an Israeli soldier who shot dead an injured Palestinian attacker as he lay on the ground. Ahed Tamimi's case gained global attention when footage emerged of her slapping and kicking two Israeli soldiers next to her house in the West Bank in December, with the soldiers not responding to the provocation.

by | June 07, 2018 | 20:16

A Gazan man armed with an ax was killed and another man was injured as they tried to breach the security fence Monday, the military said. The Palestinians want the eastern part of the city as the capital of a future state that will include the Gaza Strip and the Israeli-occupied West Bank.

by | June 07, 2018 | 20:13

Termination in Northern Ireland is restricted to cases where there is a threat to a woman's life or serious risk to her physical or mental health, while Ireland voted to change the constitution on the issue following last month's referendum .

by | June 07, 2018 | 18:40

When Singapore was taken over by Japan in World War II, thousands of Chinese men were shot dead on its beaches, including at Sentosa, now overlooked by the Capella Hotel . As part of its preparations for the summit, Singapore has designated certain parts of the city as "special event areas" for June 10 to 14. Muhammad Faizal said the gazetting of Shangri-La Hotel could mean "both hotels could serve as venues for the summit but for different purposes".

by | June 07, 2018 | 16:45

And, of course, the president could veto anything sent his way. Trump, who campaigned on a pledge to pursue better trade deals in order to save U.S. The moderates' effort has won the backing of GOP Sen. "Tariffs are the constitutional responsibility of Congress ". Neil Bradley, executive vice president and chief policy officer of the US Chamber of Commerce, backed the proposal as "welcome and long overdue".

by | June 07, 2018 | 16:44

Iftar dinners have been a regular feature on the White House calendar, though several American Muslim groups said they would not participate in Wednesday's iftar. Instead of hosting a dinner, the White House issued a statement on the Islamic holiday that focused heavily on the threat of terrorism, noting that recent attacks "steel our resolve to defeat the terrorists and their perverted ideology".

by | June 07, 2018 | 15:56

If it passes as expected, it would set in motion moves that could lead to Venezuela being symbolically suspended from the regional body, although Caracas has already announced its own intent to pull out. After Pompeo's attack, Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza accused the United States of violating worldwide law. "We are sovereign. We are free and no imperialist will be intervening in our country", Arreaza said in an emotional response to Pompeo.

by | June 07, 2018 | 15:31

OPP officers work at the site of a crash involving a tour bus on Highway 401 West, near Prescott, Ont . on Monday, June 4, 2018. Apart from the bus driver and a tour guide, all 34 tourists and a team leader are Chinese nationals. The bus is painted with the logo of the USA -based company Union Tour Express. Many windows on the passenger side and both front windows were shattered.

by | June 07, 2018 | 14:45

Monday, June 4, marks the 29th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square Protest in China, and Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) talked about the democratization and work of transitional justice in Taiwan in a post published on her Facebook page, which is a popular destination for Chinese netizens who have evaded the internet censorship of the Chinese authorities.

by | June 07, 2018 | 14:02

Police say Weinman was seen with an open bottle of alcohol. But one situation doesn't define someone. "I'm very sorry that the situation happened, but I don't owe them an apology at all". As details began to emerge, it was learned that 20-year-old Emily Weinman went to a New Jersey beach with her 18-month-old daughter, the father of her daughter, and a friend.

by | June 07, 2018 | 13:47

Interested in Melania Trump? Four days later, the first lady was admitted to hospital to treat a benign kidney condition . "There are no plans for her to travel to Singapore at this time", Ms Grisham said of the first lady. CNN and several other mainstream media outlets had been painting the first lady as "missing in action", even though several observers pointed out that the first lady was spotted in the West Wing as recently as May 29.

by | June 07, 2018 | 13:39

Singapore has said all the preparations, including security and logistic arrangements, for the June 12 meeting between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un are well in hand and expressed hope that there will be a positive outcome from the summit.

by | June 07, 2018 | 11:36

The report , with its release timed for U.N. World Environment Day , noted that rules limiting the use of plastic bags had decreased their use in places such as Morocco, Rwanda and parts of China, sometimes significantly. He said it would still be hard for Ghana to ban plastic now and the country needed a policy and a legislative instrument for guidance and stress on education, and turning plastic waste to resources and value addition.

by | June 07, 2018 | 09:31

The peak had its most devastating eruption in more than four decades on Sunday, showering ash on a wide area and sending lava flows through nearby towns. A man covered with ash after the eruption of the Fuego volcano, in San Miguel Los Lotes in Escuintla. DNA testing and other methods will be required to identify them.

by | June 06, 2018 | 22:11

In Guatemala City , La Aurora global airport was reopened after suspending operations due to ash clouds, Mexico's General Directorate of Civil Aeronautics said, but some airlines still canceled flights due to security concerns. At least 25 people have been killed , including three children, after a Guatemala volcano erupted on Saturday. When the lava was already here they passed by in their pickup trucks telling us to leave, but the cars did not stop to pick up the people, ' said Rafael ...

by | June 06, 2018 | 20:44

A pastor has died after a crocodile mauled him as he baptised believers in a lake in Ethiopia. "All of a sudden, a crocodile jumped out of the lake and grabbed the pastor", local resident Ketema Kairo told the BBC . Residents and police told BBC Amharic a crocodile leapt from the water during the baptism and attacked him. The crocodile escaped as the group used fishing nets to prevent it from taking the pastor's lifeless body.

by | June 06, 2018 | 20:42

Guatemala's National Institute of Forensic Sciences raised the death toll from Sunday's eruption of the Volcano of Fire to 75. Then around 2 p.m., came a new, more powerful explosion. Officials are crossing-checking census data with aerial photos of homes, registers of people in shelters and lists of the missing and injured, Cabanas said.

by | June 06, 2018 | 20:25

One of the homes lost was that of Hawaii County Mayor Harry Kim, Snyder said. County Managing Director Wil Okabe said his own vacation home in Kapoho Beach Lots was threatened. (Reuters/Terray Sylvester) Lava threatens homes on the outskirts of Pahoa. Civil defense spokeswoman Janet Snyder said later county tax records show the two subdivisions consist of 279 homes combined and that "many of those 279 homes are feared destroyed".

by | June 06, 2018 | 20:15

Specifically, Democrats plan to emphasize Republicans' repeated attempts to repeal ObamaCare, and the Trump administration's changes to the health-care law. "Given the urgency of these weeks, we presume he won't be jetting off to Bedminster or Mar-a-Lago or spending countless hours on the golf course", Schumer said, in reference to two of Trump's favorite self-owned destinations.

by | June 06, 2018 | 20:14

The league's decrease in popularity could at least partially be attributed to President Donald Trump , who called for fans to boycott the league over players' national anthem protests. A few weeks ago, the NFL announced it would force players to stand during the national anthem this upcoming season. Trump created an uproar from players in 2017 with comments objecting to player protests during the anthem, saying players who kneel during the anthem should be fired.

by | June 06, 2018 | 19:30

The three ministers concurred on the continuance of surveillance activities to block ship-to-ship smuggling of items banned under U.N. Security Council resolutions to North Korea . Defence ministers of the United States and South Korea attending the Shangri-La Dialogue have thanked Singapore for agreeing to host the upcoming summit.

by | June 06, 2018 | 18:28

Saulters hit a curb and flattened the tire of his auto before swerving his cruiser and careening into Patmon . Outraged bystanders voice their displeasure at his use of a vehicle to bring Patmon down as backup arrives, with Saulters heard saying: 'I got him with my auto, that's what they're yelling about.

by | June 06, 2018 | 16:50

Earlier in May, Sadler cracked a "joke" about Sen John McCain for his opposition to Donald Trump's pick of Gina Haspel as Central Intelligence Agency director saying that it did not matter because "he's dying anyway ". On Tuesday, the White House announced that she was let go. The younger McCain later commented on the lack of a public acknowledgment from Sadler, who had promised her a public apology, she said.

by | June 06, 2018 | 16:49

In Southern California on Sunday, officials said some mandatory evacuation orders have been lifted near a brush fire that began Saturday in Aliso Woods Canyon and grew to about 200 acres. On May 31, fourteen outbuildings at the Philmont Scout Ranch burned. Eagle Nest Lake State Park is open, but Eagle Nest Lake is closed to boating as firefighting helicopters are utilizing the lake as a water source.

by | June 06, 2018 | 15:44

There is NO tsunami threat to Hawaii after a 5.5 (preliminary magnitude 5.6) quake reported at 4:32 a.m. on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 in the Summit Region of the Kilauea Volcano , according to the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center. The beach communities of Kapoho Beach Lots and Vacationland, some six miles downslope from the main active vent were inundated late Sunday evening.

by | June 06, 2018 | 11:59

United States President Donald Trump , under pressure from special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russia's role in the 2016 U.S. election, probably has the power to pardon himself but does not plan to do so, his attorney Rudy Giuliani has said .