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by | February 22, 2019 | 02:27

The opposition plans to send aid into Venezuela on Saturday from collection points in neighboring countries including Colombia via sea and land, despite Maduro's refusal to let it in, setting up a possible clash with authorities. "Juan Guaido is the only legitimate leader of Venezuela, and it's time for Nicolas Maduro to go", the vice president's spokesperson Alyssa Farah said in a statement.

by | February 22, 2019 | 02:38

Activists of ultra right-wing Hindu Sena or Hindu Army shout slogans demanding cancellation of the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy cricket match between India and Pakistan scheduled to be played on June 4 in Birmingham, England, during a protest in New Delhi, India, Saturday, June 3, 2017.

by | February 22, 2019 | 02:18

The Saudi leader said he saw $100 billion worth of potential investments in India but did not give any details. The programme presents opportunities in mining, industry, logistics, and energy. India rolled out the red carpet for the 33-year-old royal, who received an enthusiastic bear hug from Prime Minister Narendra Modi as he arrived in New Delhi .

by | February 22, 2019 | 02:32

Hasson is due for a detention hearing in federal court on Thursday afternoon. Hasson is being held on drug charges and for unlawfully possessing firearms and ammunition. Tim Kaine , D-Va., Don Lemon of CNN , "gillibran" who is believed to be Sen. Cory Booker and Kamala Harris; and "cortez", who authorities said is probably Rep.

by | February 22, 2019 | 01:13

It took almost 200 firefighters and more than five hours to contain the blaze in the area which, locals claimed, was home to more than three million people. In 2012, a fire raced through a garment factory on the outskirts of Dhaka , killing at least 112 people trapped behind its locked gates. Officials in the capital city of Dhaka believe the fire started when a gas cylinder exploded in the warehouse, where perfumes and plastics are stored.

by | February 22, 2019 | 02:42

The 77-year-old self-described democratic socialist challenged Hillary Clinton in the Democratic presidential primary in 2016 and said on Tuesday that he planned to again seek the nomination. "If each of those candidates earnestly enter the money race, I think it would nearly be impossible not to be the most expensive primary race in history - especially with candidates like Sanders raising $6 million in a day", said Sarah Bryner , research director at OpenSecrets.org, which tracks ...

by | February 22, 2019 | 00:46

District Judge Amy Berman Jackson during a hearing to examine whether he violated his bond conditions or should face greater restrictions on discussing the case in public. He's now free on a $250,000 personal recognizance bond. The GOP political operative alleged that a volunteer working for him had downloaded the picture, but he himself wrote the post and published it, according to the news network.

by | February 21, 2019 | 05:58

Attorney in charge of the Southern District of New York - a Trump ally - unrecuse himself over the SDNY's investigations into Trump, his family, and his businesses. "They chose not to engage, and then afterwards the president acts surprised", she said on CNN's "New Day". "I find it hard to believe that his staff didn't reach him that this kind of a report was coming".

by | February 21, 2019 | 04:09

A statue depicting the famous kiss between a sailor and a dental assistant at the end of the Second World War has been spray-painted with #MeToo . The paint covered the length of the nurse's leg. "We are hoping someone saw something or heard someone bragging about it and come forward and let us know". Though their names were not recorded at the time , they are now thought to be George Mendonsa and Greta Friedman, the BBC reported .

by | February 21, 2019 | 04:12

As well as Brexit , Ms Allen, a member of the Work and Pensions Select Committee, made clear she was also opposed to the Government's stance on welfare. Sarah Wollaston, Heidi Allen, Anna Soubry, Joan Ryan, Angela Smith, Luciana Berger, Ann Coffey, Chris Leslie, Gavin Shuker, Chuka Umunna and Mike Gapes pose for picture at a news conference in London , Britain February 20, 2019 .

by | February 21, 2019 | 02:59

Mr. McCabe also revealed when Mr. Trump told Mr. Rosenstein to put in writing his concerns with Mr. Comey, a document the White House initially held up as a justification for his firing the president bluntly asked the Justice Department official to mention Russian Federation in the memo.

by | February 21, 2019 | 02:33

Trump ". The lawsuit, filed in Kentucky federal court, seeks $50 million in compensatory damages and $200 million in punitive damages, as well as attorneys' fees, " to deter [WaPo] from repeating such egregiously unlawful misconduct in the future ".

by | February 21, 2019 | 02:07

Space Command. The administration wrote SPD-4 as a high-level policy memo, very light on details, leaving most of the nitty gritty planning to DoD's legislative proposal and many specifics to be hashed out over the coming months by DoD and the congressional defense committees.

by | February 21, 2019 | 02:24

I remember when Obama explained presidency to me in the Oval Office, and I won't do the voice this time...but I thought Obama was joking. Trump's use of the emergency declaration has drawn bipartisan criticism and is expected to face numerous legal challenges.

by | February 21, 2019 | 02:03

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Hoda Muthana, who is now in a refugee camp in Syria along with others who fled the remnants of the Islamic State, has no legal claim to citizenship and will not be permitted to enter the country. The United States government hasn't decided on whether to allow Muthana to re-enter the country. State Department deputy spokesman Robert Palladino said that the status of U.S.

by | February 21, 2019 | 01:33

California's lawsuit, its 46th against the Trump administration , argues that border crossings are at historic lows and that Trump overstepped his power by trying to redirect money that Congress denied him in its most recent budget agreement.

by | February 21, 2019 | 01:08

Morrison seemed to back up previous ABC reports claiming the intrusion was likely the work of a foreign government attack, but Australia's security authorities are yet to confirm those reports directly. At the time, the Australian Signals Directorate had confirmed it was working with parliament in response to the breach, a move that indicated possible involvement of sophisticated actors.

by | February 20, 2019 | 05:25

Dozens of firefighters worked to rescue the trapped riders as lifeguards were positioned in the water below the suspended gondolas, CBS8 reported. So far, 14 have been rescued, says the San Diego fire rescue department . Rescue workers managed to get the passengers down with harnesses and they were put in lifeguard boats and then examined by medical crews. The statement also mentioned that there were blankets aboard each gondola.

by | February 20, 2019 | 04:38

The SDF are moving cautiously on the jihadist holdout, saying ISIS is increasingly using civilians as "human shields" to block the advance. "This could happen soon", spokesman Mustefa Bali said, declining to provide more details on the operation.

by | February 20, 2019 | 03:54

The investigators painted a portrait Monday of a widespread scheme to illegally handle absentee ballots. The district's seat remains vacant because the November 6 race was fraught with allegations of illegal ballot collection and election fraud.

by | February 20, 2019 | 02:48

The Canadian government Friday issued an advisory requesting Canadians of avoiding all travel to Haiti due to civil unrest in the Caribbean country. James Roberts, vice-president of Haiti ARISE, said the group was supposed to be evacuated Friday, but the helicopter company contracted to take the 24 people to the airport in Port-au-Prince was delayed.

by | February 20, 2019 | 02:41

Kim Hyok Chol and his United States counterpart Stephen Biegun were engaged in three days of talks in Pyongyang earlier this month, exploring each side's positions on denuclearisation ahead of the much-anticipated meeting. Attention has been focused on whether the USA team will offer to lift some economic sanctions on North Korea, in return for Pyongyang taking concrete steps toward denuclearisation.

by | February 20, 2019 | 02:35

According to regional daily Le Nouvelliste , numerous local sources had claimed that as many as ten to 12 people may have been hit by the avalanche. Police and rescue teams are continuing the search for survivors after digging four people out from under the snow.

by | February 20, 2019 | 02:43

McCabe has said that Rosenstein raised the idea of wearing a wire to tape President Donald Trump and talked about removing him from office under the 25th Amendment after Trump fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey in May 2017.

by | February 20, 2019 | 03:10

An editorial written in support of the Ku Klux Klan . Goodloe Sutton , the publisher of the Democrat-Reporter newspaper in Linden, Alabama, confirmed to the larger Montgomery Advertiser newspaper Monday that he authored a controversial February 14 editorial calling for the return of the notorious white supremacist hate group.

by | February 20, 2019 | 02:06

At least three people were killed and several injured when an explosive device carried by a militant exploded in the Egyptian capital, Cairo, on Monday, according to a statement from the interior ministry . The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to brief the media. Egypt has also for years been battling an extremist insurgency, which deepened following military's ousting of Islamist president Mohamed Morsi in 2013.

by | February 20, 2019 | 01:36

U.S. President Donald Trump has denied a report from The New York Times that he tried to get former acting attorney general Matthew G. Whitaker to put one of his allies in charge of an investigation into lawyer Michael Cohen . If true, however, the incident could prove harmful to Whitaker, who testified before the House judiciary committee about Trump earlier this month. Whitaker told Congress that the president had never interfered with any investigations.

by | February 20, 2019 | 02:23

The public was not made aware of the drums or the alleged exposure to radiation until Elston Stephenson, the park's safety, health and wellness manager, emailed his colleagues to warn them of the incident and tell them that nothing was done to warn employees or the public.

by | February 20, 2019 | 02:04

Farther south , temperatures are expected to remain above freezing with only a cold rain expected. By that time, temperatures will be in the upper 30s. Freezing rain will then come to an end Thursday morning as temperatures edge above the zero degree mark. Accumulations of 5 to 8 inches are likely around the Omaha metro and to the north.

by | February 20, 2019 | 01:46

Flynn was sacked in February 2017 for lying about conversations with the Russian Ambassador to Vice President Pence and the F.B.I. "The committee is now launching an investigation to determine whether the actions being pursued by the Trump administration are in the national security interests of the United States , or rather, serve those who stand to gain financially", the report said.

by | February 20, 2019 | 01:55

The question is whether Sanders will be able to recreate that excitement around this campaign, while also broadening his base beyond millennials and progressives. The average donation was $37, her campaign said . Sen. She in turn was defeated by Trump, a billionaire who campaigned as a populist outsider. Sanders also had to clarify comments about the role of racism in the 2018 campaign, addressing the losses of gubernatorial candidates Andrew Gillum in Florida and Stacey Abrams in Georgia.

by | February 20, 2019 | 01:21

Ren said regardless of ban in the UK, Huawei will continue to invest in the country, and promised the company will increase its focus there if the US doesn't work out. The U.S. banned the company out of cybersecurity concerns in August, and New Zealand and Australia shortly followed. The U.S. Department of Justice charged that Ms.

by | February 20, 2019 | 01:29

Young says they have not ruled out the possibility this was a murder suicide. Authorities are working to identify the bodies and haven't confirmed the relationship between the four. We are talking to witnesses right now and we don't believe there is anyone outstanding right now who is a danger to the community. Authorities have indicated there's a second crime scene where the children were shot, but investigators now don't know where that is.

by | February 20, 2019 | 02:19

The Instagram post comes just days after Jackson issued a gag order for Stone's case. Stone's lawyers on Monday apologized for the post in a public letter to the court, saying "Mr". In the post, Stone said the judge would be presiding over a "show trial". Stone told the New York Daily News that he "didn't notice the symbol in the corner", adding that it was "simply a photo of the judge off the internet".

by | February 20, 2019 | 01:47

Politicians from across the spectrum will join marches against anti-Semitism across France on Tuesday evening, including in Paris. Macron will visit the national Holocaust memorial with the heads of the Senate and National Assembly. Sarcelles mayor Patrick Haddad told BFMTV on Tuesday that prosecutors believe the motive was anti-Semitism. One grave had the words " Elsassisches Schwarzen Wolfe " written across it, a possible reference to a far-right German-nationalist group from the 1970s ...