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by | May 15, 2017 | 09:32

With sunshine making somewhat of a return, temperatures have a chance to get back into the middle 60s. "Meanwhile, many southern parts will stay largely fine and dry throughout, with perhaps some rain arriving into the far southwest on Sunday ".

by | May 15, 2017 | 09:28

The ministry said the spy agencies "ideologically corrupted and bribed" a North Korean citizen who had been working in Russian Federation to carry out the alleged assassination attempt involving a "radioactive" and "nano poisonous" substance.

by | May 15, 2017 | 09:20

The 49-year-old Mr McCabe, a career FBI agent, has taken part in a number of high-profile investigations, including probes into the Boston Marathon bombing in 2013 and the attacks against U.S. Last week, the White House repeatedly changed its tune about the firing - and the President's suggestion on Friday that he may have recorded conversations with Comey has led to comparisons to President Nixon.

by | May 15, 2017 | 09:21

He also expressed hope that Palestine and Israel can reach a comprehensive peace based on the so-called two-state solution in accordance with the borders of 1967. "Mr. President, it's about time for Israel to end its occupation of our people and of our land", Abbas said, referring to the Palestinian territories in the West Bank under Israeli control.

by | May 15, 2017 | 09:12

Trump's administration - embroiled in a deepening crisis over the sacking and its shifting explanation of events - will interview the first four candidates for the post on Saturday, US media reported . He wanted to have dinner because he wanted to stay on. But Trump said that he already knew that he was not under investigation. "The president has nothing further to add on that", Spicer said at a press briefing .

by | May 15, 2017 | 09:11

That would suggest another world-class striker will be on his wanted list when the transfer window re-opens. Guardiola's stats are correct - Spurs had 13 shots to City's 12 when they lost at White Hart Lane in October. Late goals from Raheem Sterling and Nicolas Otamendi added gloss to earlier finishes from David Silva, Vincent Kompany and Kevin De Bruyne. "[Five games played in a row for Vincent] is a huge step".

by | May 15, 2017 | 09:12

But he told ORF television Sunday: "I assume that there will certainly be an election this fall". A spokeswoman for Mr Kern said the chancellor was unaware of any meeting with Mr Kurz on Monday. He has already called for a snap parliamentary election, which Kern has said is now inevitable. "It was the case from the first day onwards that there was a group within the OVP that wanted to work with us (Social Democrats) constructively.

by | May 15, 2017 | 09:11

Rubbishing the claim that the EVMs are tamper-proof, Congress leader Digvijaya Singh said, in the affidavit submit by the Government in the Aadhaar case, it has mentioned that in today's world of technology, no machine is full proof which can not be tampered.

by | May 15, 2017 | 08:58

Had the NSA told Microsoft when it discovered the weakness, the patch to fix the vulnerability would have been available in enough time for even the slowest of organisations to have patched their computers. He suggested the best way to catch the people responsible for the WannaCry attacks would be to trace the ransom payments, which were to be made in Bitcoins.

by | May 15, 2017 | 08:56

Party leader Nicola Sturgeon said: "The SNP has won the council elections". "The Labour Party can say what they like but throughout Scotland the main battle is the SNP and the Tories". "The local government vote makes it clear". Lib Dem leader Tim Farron brought his campaign bus to Scotland on Monday and said the choice was between electing the SNP as "cheerleaders for independence" at Westminster or his party, which would oppose independence and a hard Brexit, and fight for cash for ...

by | May 15, 2017 | 08:58

Its report has not been published but was given to Pope Francis in 2014. "I prefer Our Lady as mother, our mother, and not Our Lady as head of the post office who sends a message at a stated time". But the Pope also told reporters aboard a plane returning from Portugal on Saturday that he would keep an open mind and not pass judgement on Mr Trump until first listening to his views at their meeting on May 24.

by | May 15, 2017 | 08:48

There is even the potential for the NDP to win a minority. "He may have the effect of delegitimating his own party and the NDP by putting them in power". With three seats, the Green party holds the balance of power in the legislature - a remarkable position for Weaver after becoming the first Green elected four years ago.

by | May 15, 2017 | 08:48

And it's open to all countries and organizations for engagement, so that the results of the concerted efforts will benefit wider areas. "This is indeed a gathering of great minds", Xi said, addressing leaders from Russian President Vladimir Putin to Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte.

by | May 15, 2017 | 08:47

He said: "There was no outright victor, the SNP have one more member, and that means we have to have a totally different mind-set". But First Minister Nicola Sturgeon hit back, branding claims the Tories were a threat to the SNP "ludicrous" and that Miss Davidson risked being left with "egg on her face".

by | May 15, 2017 | 08:44

A team of Olympic evaluators wrapped up their visit to Los Angeles on Friday afternoon. Centrist Macron, who took power on Sunday after beating far right leader Marine Le Pen in last week's run-off, has pledged his support for the French bid and has said he would speak with the IOC's commission "next week".

by | May 15, 2017 | 08:40

Experts said the altitude the missile tested yesterday reached meant it was launched at a high trajectory, which would limit the lateral distance it travelled. The dispatch also said the test-firing "proved to the full all the technical specifications of the rocket", including its guidance and stabilization systems, structural system and launching systems "and reconfirmed the reliability" of a new rocket engine "under the practical flight circumstances".

by | May 15, 2017 | 08:35

Previous versions have featured McCarthy charging the press with her mobile podium, but this will be the first time that the prop has left the faux-press room. What do you think about this new Saturday Night Live promo featuring McCarthy? "You know the only advice I can give him is just to watch Melissa [McCarthy] rolling down that NY street today with that podium", a laughing Rye began by referencing an SNL publicity stunt Friday morning.

by | May 15, 2017 | 08:33

At one point, three students can be seen standing over Gabriel. That's when he suddenly fell to the ground. For more than six minutes, Gabriel does not move as other students poke, kick, touch or walk past his unmoving form. "The video also has been shared with (Taye's) family's attorneys". Branch said the legal team is investigating to determine if it will file a lawsuit, and if so, against whom.

by | May 15, 2017 | 08:29

In talks that Pentagon chief spokesperson Dana White described as good and calm, the officials reaffirmed their support for peace and stability in Iraq and Syria. Mr Cavusoglu said Mr Erdogan would discuss the issue with Mr Trump during his planned visit to Washington next Tuesday and Wednesday, suggesting there were no plans to call off the talks in protest.

by | May 15, 2017 | 08:25

Ri Byong Ho, the North Korea head of intelligence, said the suspect was a "very important person" and that "there have already been more than 80 planned terrorist attacks" that have been foiled. In the 1990s, North Korea suffered from a starvation that was estimated to have led to the deaths of some 2.5 million people. North Korea has urged the United States to withdraw its armed forces in South Korea and sign a permanent peace treaty to replace the armistice that stopped, but technically ...

by | May 15, 2017 | 08:22

Minister Kapil Mishra on Sunday stated that he will continue his " Satyagraha " until he does not get any answer about the detailed list of the visits made by the AAP ministers. Mishra said, adding he would make his next "expose" tomorrow. "But I met Arvind Kejriwal this morning, and I said that it has been a year since the report on the tanker scam was tabled and no action has been taken", Mishra told ANI.

by | May 15, 2017 | 08:20

FBI Director James Comey was leading the FBI's investigation into any ties between Trump campaign associates and Russian Federation. More than three months after President Trump vowed to investigate unfounded claims that last November's election was tainted by millions of fraudulent votes, the White House is expected to announce the creation of a presidential commission to investigate voter fraud , a Trump administration official tells NPR.

by | May 15, 2017 | 08:04

Nepal wants to enhance railway and road inter-connectivity with China and attract more investments, he said, adding that "We are expecting more loans from China to develop various infrastructure projects within the framework of the Belt and Road Initiative".

by | May 15, 2017 | 08:04

France's newly inaugurated paying tribute at the tomb of the unknown soldier beneath the Napoleonic triumphal arch in a highly symbolic ceremony. France has some 300 nuclear warheads, according to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons.

by | May 15, 2017 | 07:58

Mr Trump has said Mr Comey told him three times he was not a target of the FBI inquiry, fuelling accusations the president was interfering in the investigation. Just seven days after taking office, President Trump says, he had a private dinner in the White House with FBI Director James B. Comey. Comey reportedly said that he would offer the president only his honesty.

by | May 15, 2017 | 07:57

Currently, Tribune owns or operates 42 television stations in 33 markets, including WHNT News 19. "Our sources didn't trust us anymore, even though we didn't make that decision", Modarelli said after she left the company . If history is any guide, the Smith brothers who together control Sinclair Broadcast will also pull news coverage on those stations in a more conservative direction and explore giving full rein to those beliefs on a national platform.

by | May 15, 2017 | 07:52

The deleted tweet included a two-minute video compilation from Trump and Abbas' discussions on Wednesday, including positive statement about the peace process made by Trump himself and by his Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, in addition to a warm handshake between the two leaders.

by | May 15, 2017 | 07:47

Investors representing trillions in assets are urging G7 leaders to keep their climate commitments, and in the U.S. about two dozen major companies are calling on President Donald Trump to remain in the Paris Agreement. Ahead of Tuesday's originally planned meeting , business groups and some lawmakers called on the White House to remain in the Paris agreement , while some conservative policy groups urged the advisers to recommend a withdrawal.

by | May 15, 2017 | 07:47

The president of the Nebraska Farm Bureau is celebrating the news. "I'm please to see the Administration fully engaged in trade discussions that could have tremendous benefits for agriculture", he said . And it's not the first time China has said it was opening the door to US beef - they have been saying they would do so for 14 years now. This follows increased tension in the south-pacific between North Korea and the U.S over nuclear weaponry.

by | May 15, 2017 | 07:43

David Silva's controversial goal and a penalty by Gabriel Jesus had put City in control, but Guardiola's side were clearly nervous after Shinji Okazaki's superb volley halved the deficit before halftime at the Etihad. What will concern Guardiola is how badly City struggled in the second half, and they can count themselves very lucky after Mahrez's stroke of misfortune.

by | May 15, 2017 | 07:45

The country's Ministry of State Security claimed that Central Intelligence Agency agents worked with South Korean spies to recruit an "ideologically corrupted and bribed" North Korean citizen to carry out the plot. Western spy agents contacted the man just a month ago to say the Central Intelligence Agency had decided on which poison to use, it was claimed. Notwithstanding the truth of the allegations, they came at a time of high tension in the region.

by | May 15, 2017 | 07:36

The crackdown began after a deadlock in the talks with PPP government. The spokesperson further said that the people of Karachi can not be pressurized by using such tactics and added that instead of resolving the issues the provincial government is bent upon to aggravate the situation.

by | May 15, 2017 | 07:35

WaPo later offered a correction stating Spicer was "among the bushes" not "in the bushes". In another promo, McCarthy mouths along to West Side Story's "I Feel Pretty" as she transforms into Spicer . So he hollered out the statement while standing in the doorway of the White House press room, which was heard by anyone within earshot to Spicer. One of Spicer's assistants is said to have emerged and communicated to the press that the press secretary would answer questions as long as cameras ...

by | May 15, 2017 | 07:32

In a two-page memo to Justice Department staff released publicly Friday, Sessions ordered federal prosecutors to chase far harsher sentences against criminals. Sessions' new guidelines specifically reverses a 2013 memo from former Attorney General Eric Holder that called for prosecutors to consider a defendant's personal history when charging them.

by | May 15, 2017 | 07:33

Colonel John Dorrian said May 10. Dorrian said providing arms to the YPG will "accelerate" the offensive on Raqqa, where the USA military estimates about 4,000 ISIS fighters remain. But Ankara regards it as a terror group and the Syrian branch of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), which since 1984 has waged an insurgency inside Turkey leaving tens of thousands dead.