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by | May 12, 2017 | 06:29

Inside the ballroom, storied journalists celebrated the first amendment as President Donald Trump rocked a patriotic rally in Pennsylvania to mark his 100th day in office. The annual event is a tongue-in-cheek night that usually sees the sitting president sit back and have a laugh at his own expense before giving his own speech making fun of the media and himself.

by | May 12, 2017 | 06:28

But she said she never knew if McGahn or his team saw source material about Flynn because by that time she had been fired. Yates also said her decision to notify the White House counsel had been discussed "at great length". And she made it perfectly clear that it was because of legitimate concerns that the Russians had proof that the national security adviser was lying.

by | May 12, 2017 | 06:28

Councillors Stocks said: "As far I'm concerned we won the election in North Lanarkshire and it is our right to try to form the next administration". In a series of eyebrow-raising results, the Tories also won a seat in Cowdenbeath, where previous year the UK's last elected Communist stood down, and even in Ravenscraig.

by | May 12, 2017 | 06:25

Firing exchanges continued for almost an hour, the defence sources said. In April, Pakistan has committed six ceasefire violations. A woman was killed and her husband was injured in the ceasefire violation. The Jammu and Kashmir government has ordered the closure of all schools within 2km of the Line of Control in Rajouri district. The Home Ministry has reportedly said that in 2015 and 2016, incidents of ceasefire violation by Pakistan have been a daily affair in which 23 security ...

by | May 12, 2017 | 06:25

President Muhammadu Buhari will receive the girls on Sunday in the capital Abuja, it said, without saying how many Boko Haram suspects had been exchanged or disclosing other details. "We'd like to point out that they're among thousands of victims of Boko Haram and its offshoot, ISIS West Africa", Holt said. She said "I am happy where I am".

by | May 12, 2017 | 06:21

National Australia Bank Ltd. A 6.2 billion AU dollar (4.56 billion USA dollar) levy on the big banks, new taxes aimed at foreign investors who purchase Australian property and tax breaks for both small businesses and first-home buyers were the highlights of Morrison's address to Parliament overnight, in a package Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull described as "fair on every level".

by | May 12, 2017 | 06:10

This followed on a report released last month, which revised earlier 1.1% and 1.2% growth forecasts for 2017 and 2018, respectively, to a forecast of 1.4% per annum in the same period. Growth in Eastern Europe and the Caucasus as a whole is expected to turn positive in 2017 after last year's stagnation. In the spring forecast, released in April, the National Prognosis Commission (CNP) has kept its economic growth estimate for this year at 5.2 pct.

by | May 12, 2017 | 06:04

Be sure to check out the new red-band trailer above, and let us know your thoughts on what you just watched by leaving a comment down below in the comments section. The R-rated reboot of the TV classic sees the Avengers of the beach, as they've been dubbed, banding together to take on Victoria Leeds (Priyanka Chopra), who threatens to destroy their home turf.

by | May 12, 2017 | 05:46

However, the prime minister also mentioned that the number of countries supporting the biannual anti-Israel resolution at UNESCO had dropped. Sweden was the only European country that voted in favor of the resolution, which disputed Israeli sovereignty over Jerusalem and harshly criticized the Jewish state for several projects in the capital and Hebron and condemned its naval blockade of Gaza.

by | May 12, 2017 | 05:46

The two parties are traditional rivals but have governed Austria together for the past decade, and for much of the time since World War II. Austria's far-right Freedom Party has led recent opinion polls, and came close previous year to having its candidate elected as Austrian president.

by | May 12, 2017 | 05:48

Hours before Monday's Senate hearing, Trump insinuated that Yates had leaked information on Flynn to the media. That means Spicer will not be the one to address the many questions surrounding Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey , as well as the FBI investigation into potential ties between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation.

by | May 12, 2017 | 05:39

Accordingly to ISPR's Twitter post stands withdrawn and has become in fructuous. The withdrawal of the tweet could mean the two power centres have arrived at a settlement on the issue that had also led to action being taken against Rao Tehsin Ali, the principal information officer of the Ministry of Information.

by | May 12, 2017 | 05:39

The court has given Parwaz's lawyer a 10-day deadline to challenge the refusal to prosecute Adityanath in the Gorakhpur riots case. The law permits the state government to grant sanction for prosecution under Section 153A (inciting communal violence) of the Indian Penal Code.

by | May 12, 2017 | 05:31

Turkish officials have privately acknowledged that the matter appeared to be decided. The United States sees the YPG as a valuable partner in the fight against the Islamic State group in northern Syria . Turkey views the Syrian Kurds as terrorists or supporters of terrorists due to their relationship with the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK). The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces has been advancing on the northern city of Raqqa.

by | May 12, 2017 | 05:30

Although we'll see more clouds compared to early this week, highs will be very warm topping out in the upper 70s to mid 80s. On Friday , the sun will rise at 6:13:40 a.m. Northwest wind around 6 miles per hour. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Mostly cloudy with a low around 57.

by | May 12, 2017 | 04:54

The South Korean politician expected to win a May 9 presidential election, Moon Jae-in, called the test an "exercise in futility". A U.S. official said it was likely to have been a medium-range KN-17 missile, which appeared to have broken up within minutes but did not leave North Korean territory.

by | May 12, 2017 | 04:51

The executive director of the Project on Government Oversight, Danielle Brian, said Trump's move - whether or not so intended - "undermines the independence and credibility of that investigation". "The pretext that Comey was sacked because he was too mean to Hillary Clinton sharply contrasts with cries of 'Lock her up.' It is long past time for my Republican colleagues to stop covering up and start exposing Trump to an independent, non-partisan commission as I have urged since November".

by | May 12, 2017 | 04:38

Against Everton we lost 4-0 and they had four chances. They made it very hard for us, they played very deep and we didn't create enough chances. And football is scoring goals. "David is one of them". See PA story SOCCER Man City . There was Leroy Sane too, picking his way through challenges with his fast feet. Asking fans last week to judge Pep Guardiola on next season rather than this one, a lot of people will also do the same with the Belgian centre-back, with many believing his best ...

by | May 12, 2017 | 04:37

President Trump is to meet with Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe on Wednesday in the aftermath of his former boss' dismissal. Given that Attorney General Jeff Sessions has recused himself from the Russian Federation investigation, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who wrote a memo laying out the reasoning for Comey's firing, would be responsible for naming that prosecutor.

by | May 12, 2017 | 04:38

Candidates who have appeared for the exam can check the results on the official website. Students will need to secure 20 per cent in each written exam and 35 per cent average among all subjects to pass the Gujarat HSC class 12 exams. Students should keep their roll number ready with them before checking the result online. Results may also be uploaded at www.gipl.in (previously www.gipl.net).

by | May 12, 2017 | 04:28

Thaçi's PDK eventually supported the rest of the opposition to push for a snap parliamentary vote, before the scheduled date next year. The existing Cabinet will continue to run the country until the election. The Democratic Party of Kosovo of Speaker Kadri Veseli now has the most members in parliament. The vote sets the scene for an early election, about a year before it was due.

by | May 12, 2017 | 04:28

Abbas called for a two-state solution based on 1967 borders with the Palestinian capital in East Jerusalem. But in a February news conference with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Trump broke with longtime USA policy by raising the idea of a one-state peace agreement, withholding clear support for an independent Palestine.

by | May 12, 2017 | 04:26

At his golf course in Bedminster, N.J., Trump groused over Comey's latest congressional testimony, which he thought was "strange", and grew impatient with what he viewed as his sanctimony, according to White House officials. The investigation has shadowed Trump from the outset of his presidency, though he's denied any ties to Russian Federation or knowledge of campaign coordination with Moscow.

by | May 12, 2017 | 04:21

Hours after White House officials disclosed on Wednesday that Trump and his advisers had been considering an executive order to withdraw from Nafta, he said he received telephone calls from Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

by | May 12, 2017 | 04:06

CBS reports that in a press conference today, Balch Springs Police Chief Jonathan Haber said that Oliver was sacked for violating numerous police department policies. Oliver and other officers were responding to a 911 call over "underage kids drunk walking around", and wrongly assumed those were the kids in the vehicle.

by | May 12, 2017 | 03:43

Claire Boutet, a 25-year-old French teacher in the city, said that people expected Le Pen to get more votes. Even so, it was a record performance for the National Front, a party whose anti-immigrant policies once made it a pariah, and underlined the scale of the divisions that Macron must now try to heal.

by | May 12, 2017 | 03:40

The Trump administration has also been dismayed by Moon's questioning of deployment of a USA missile defense system in South Korea and expects some friction in ties, although US officials say the new president may moderate his stances in office and the effect on the alliance will be limited.

by | May 12, 2017 | 03:39

Mr Macron has promised that half of those candidates will be new to elected politics, as he was before his victory on Sunday. Between the first round of the election on April 23 and Sunday's run-off, Ms Le Pen temporarily stood down as leader of her Front National (FN) party in a barely disguised attempt to win the hearts of voters who were put off by its association with racism and xenophobia.

by | May 12, 2017 | 03:33

Arkansas State Police officials on the scene are not yet providing any additional details, and say this is an "extremely sensitive situation". Authorities say the suspect was holed up in that home before he surrendered. The deputy was found by a passerby, who notified police. The agency says negotiators are trying to contact the suspected shooter, who is in a home in rural Arkansas.

by | May 12, 2017 | 03:33

Russian Orthodox Church spokesman Vladimir Legoyda previously claimed Sokolovsky was not arrested for playing Pokémon Go but instead for making a video provocative to the religious. He said he had already apologised to religious believers, adding that the way he delivered his video was " too cynical for Russian society ". He was detained for several months and faced up to five years in prison.

by | May 12, 2017 | 03:35

The decision to move the statues followed a lengthy public process that determined they "failed to appropriately reflect the values of diversity and inclusion that make New Orleans strong today", the city said. flag and the state flag in mourning for the victims - those pictures sparked a contentious debate that led then-Governor Nikki Haley to make a strong appeal to legislators that resulted in the flag being removed from the statehouse grounds altogether.

by | May 12, 2017 | 03:33

Tabqa, a strategic town for ISIS in Syria, has been retaken by USA -backed Syrian Kurdish forces, giving allies a new route to the militant stronghold of Raqqa. Ankara has urged Washington to take back the decision, but the Pentagon said the move will not endanger Turkey. FILE - Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, gestures as he delivers a speech at a conference in Istanbul, April 29, 2017.

by | May 12, 2017 | 03:30

The International Committee of the Red Cross helped negotiate the girls' release along with the Swiss government . Some families support the process, others are angry that more than six months after being released from Boko Haram , they still do not have their children back.

by | May 12, 2017 | 03:27

This two-day trip will include a visit to the North and the border region, with the aim of getting a clearer vision of just how Brexit will affect Ireland. He told Irish parliamentarians in Dublin: "Because of its historical and geographical ties with the United Kingdom, because of your shared border and strong economic links, Ireland is in a unique position".

by | May 12, 2017 | 03:06

The MSS claimed that CIA's intelligence agencies bribed a man from North Korea and transformed him into "a terrorist full of repugnance and revenge against the supreme leadership of the DPRK". "North Korea claims that it "ferreted out" and foiled the plot, which it called a "last-ditch effort" of the imperialists". Recent events like the USA warships sailing across the Korean peninsula and the activation of the THAAD missile shield in #SouthKorea have exacerbated tensions in the region.