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by | May 08, 2019 | 03:52

The government has been holding cross-party talks for the last month in an attempt to get a deal agreed in time to cancel the elections. One shadow cabinet minister said: "Jeremy can not be sure he has the numbers - even if he whipped it - so he can not do a deal without a confirmatory vote".

by | May 08, 2019 | 02:53

Morrison would later comfort a woman who was pushed to the ground during the attack. Police said Holt was charged with common assault and possession of a prohibited drug, cannabis. It is unclear if it went according to plan, as the egg appeared to either have bounced off Morrison's head or to have missed it by an inch. "She was a more elderly lady and there were quite a number of them around me, and I thought this individual showed a real disregard of others".

by | May 08, 2019 | 02:12

She asks why - and Encinia responds by drawing his Taser, pointing it directly at Bland and yelling at her, " I will light you up! ". And his dashboard-camera footage of her arrest would play for weeks on national news shows. Bland's name became the latest byword for police misconduct. Encinia then tells Bland to get off the phone to which she responds, "I'm not on the phone, I have a right to record".

by | May 08, 2019 | 03:28

For weeks, the Trump administration had suggested that talks were making steady progress, and financial markets seemed to have priced in a peaceful resolution to the trade dispute. On Monday, Trump lashed out over the US trade deficit with China. "But for now ... come Friday there will be tariffs in place", Lighthizer said. "We're not breaking up talks at this point", Lighthizer said.

by | May 08, 2019 | 02:07

And this being the British royal family, there is every assumption to be made for multiple choices. Royal babies usually have a string of names, opening the way for endless betting possibilities. The Toronto native, who had his first child with actress Troian Bellisario in October, said in his tweet that he "learned first-hand seven months ago how transformational becoming a parent is".

by | May 08, 2019 | 02:57

But that "doesn't mean that they won't do it soon", Guaido told AFP in an interview in Caracas. US Vice President Mike Pence said Tuesday that the United States would lift sanctions it placed on former intelligence chief General Cristopher Figuera after he came out in support of Guaido.

by | May 08, 2019 | 02:33

ET. A shooting Tuesday at a high school in suburban Denver has left at several people injured, police said. Initial reports indicate that two suspects are in custody, and that "multiple" students are hurt. Authorities responded at 1:53 p.m. local time for a "call of shots fired in school", the sheriff's office tweeted . White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said President Donald Trump was briefed on the shooting and the White House is monitoring the situation.

by | May 07, 2019 | 05:29

But now Republicans and Democrats must come together for the good of the American people. Mick Mulvaney says that he thinks there's a better likelihood of getting a new trade deal with Canada and Mexico accepted than in getting infrastructure laws passed.

by | May 07, 2019 | 04:50

About 426 former federal prosecutors signed a statement declaring that the behavior described in special counsel Robert Mueller's report would have resulted in obstruction of justice charges had it not come from a sitting president. One of the Republicans who signed on is William Weld, a former top Justice Department official in the Reagan administration, who is running against Trump for the GOP 2020 presidential nomination.

by | May 07, 2019 | 04:39

But in his March 24 summary, Barr stated that Mueller's investigation found no conspiracy between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation, and that he, along with then-Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , concluded that "the evidence developed during the Special Counsel's investigation is not sufficient to establish that the President committed an obstruction-of-justice offense".

by | May 07, 2019 | 05:02

Cortizo was informed of his victory by head of Panama's electoral tribunal Heriberto Arauz, saying that the official declaration is set for Thursday. "We won. Varela himself congratulated Cortizo on his victory several minutes after the election results had been declared. No election in the Central American nation has produced such a narrow result since the 1989 restoration of democracy that followed the US invasion to topple dictator Manuel Noriega.

by | May 07, 2019 | 04:14

Cyclone Fani forced the evacuation of millions of people in Southeast Asia, including in India's Odisha state. PM Modi also announced an ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh to family of each deceased and Rs 50,000 as compensation to persons injured in the cyclone.

by | May 07, 2019 | 02:34

Cohen faces a 2 p.m. deadline to report to the Federal Correctional Institution, Otisville, a federal prison in the countryside 70 miles northwest of New York City. Prosecutors said Trump himself directed illegal hush payments orchestrated by Cohen of $130,000 to adult film star Stormy Daniels and $150,000 to Playboy model Karen McDougal to avert a scandal shortly before the 2016 election.

by | May 07, 2019 | 02:33

Since the USA decision to end waivers that allowed other countries to import Iranian oil without fear of sanctions, an administration official told CNN there are concerns Tehran could target United States assets in the Middle East and escalate tensions with Washington and in the region.

by | May 07, 2019 | 03:24

Ekrem Imamoglu was declared the victor and has taken up office as mayor of Istanbul. "Enough already", Erdogan said. "Erdogan does not accept defeat and goes against the will of the people", she said. The YSK also ruled to file a criminal complaint against those district election board officials who had appointed the ballot box officials. The AK Party and its allies complained of irregularities that they say affected the outcome.

by | May 07, 2019 | 02:23

Naval and Coast Guard vessel near Odisha coast have enough water supplies to be supplied to affected areas. Community Kitchens have also been set up to ensure constant supply of food to affected people. As evidence of the massive devastation wrought by Cyclone Fani in the eastern Indian state of Odisha started pouring in, it became increasingly clear by Sunday morning that the destruction has been much worse than anticipated.

by | May 07, 2019 | 02:26

According to Boeing, pilots could only know if the the sensors were malfunctioning if their airlines acquired AOA indicator. Boeing has said the feeding of erroneous Angle of Attack data to a system called MCAS that pushed the planes lower was a common link in two wider chains of events leading to both crashes, but has stopped short of admitting error on that front.

by | May 07, 2019 | 01:54

It's unclear if the Chinese trade delegation will travel to the US for further talks as scheduled this week. Trump's warning came as the sides were preparing for another round of trade talks, starting Wednesday. economy. The panic on Chinese share markets was exacerbated by Donald Trump's warning that his administration would tax almost all of China's exports to the United States.

by | May 07, 2019 | 02:36

On Sunday, Trump said he would ratchet up tariffs on $200 billion worth of imports from China, escalating the dispute marked by tit-for-tat duties between Washington and Beijing as ongoing talks were set to continue this week. The White House and the U.S. Trade Representative's Office declined to comment. President Trump's surprising decision to renew his expanded tariff threats is raising anxiety among investors.

by | May 07, 2019 | 03:01

One purportedly made a comment that "Maleah looks very nice, looks very sweet", Holbrook said , quoting Vence's statement to officers. He said three Hispanic men drove up in a blue, 2010 Chevrolet pickup truck and one hit him over the head and he lost consciousness.

by | May 07, 2019 | 01:43

Every year, on this auspictous day, friends and family meet and greet each other on this auspicious day, and several delicacies are prepared. The tradition began in the seventh century and commemorates the month when the Prophet Mohammed retreated to a cave north of Mecca for spiritual contemplation.

by | May 07, 2019 | 01:37

Over a dozen fight fans flying home from a Las Vegas boxing match are feared to have died in a plane crash after the wreckage of their private jet was discovered in Mexico on Monday. The nationalities of the victims were not immediately clear. Local broadcaster Televisa reported the small twin-engine jet lost contact on Sunday with air traffic controllers sometime after 5:20 p.m.

by | May 07, 2019 | 01:17

It was the third punitive action taken against Iran in as many weeks. "We continue enriching", he says. However a 180-day exception was made for eight countries and territories, namely China, Greece, India, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, and Turkey, importing hydrocarbons from Iran to prevent oil price hikes and give some time to search for alternatives.

by | May 07, 2019 | 02:19

The group Protect Democracy organized the statement in the wake of the release of a redacted version of the Mueller report . US President Donald Trump has retweeted a message that suggested adding two years to his term as "reparations" for special counsel Robert Mueller's probe .

by | May 07, 2019 | 02:16

Officials had received a 911 call about a vehicle stopped in the middle of the intersection. The source further indicates the Audi's doors had been chained shut from the inside, trapping the toddler inside. Pereira's parents also had a history of some domestic violence, according to the New York Daily News . When I came out, I saw smoke, ' added witness Lisa Silvera.

by | May 07, 2019 | 01:24

The Dow plunged 450 points at the open Monday morning after President Donald Trump surprised investors by threatening to impose higher tariffs on China in a late Sunday tweet. July 6: United States and Chinese tariffs of 25 per cent on US$34 billion of each other's goods go into effect. "If it's the latter, we'll see massive downside pressure across all markets".

by | May 07, 2019 | 01:27

The upper two floors of the five-story structure in the Sheikh Zayed residential complex was hit by an Israeli airstrike and four Palestinians - a 12-year-old boy, an infant and her parents - were killed. Three people were killed in Gaza rocket and missile strikes on southern Israel on Sunday. Tensions in the Gaza Strip escalated after the Israeli Defence Forces (IDF) reported that over 600 rockets, as well as many other projectiles, had been fired from Gaza into cities in southern Israel ...

by | May 06, 2019 | 05:55

Local officials said that the attack has left eight dead and over 50 others wounded. He said several civilians were killed and wounded during the operations by Afghan and coalition forces in Ghazni. The anti-government armed militants including Taliban have not commented regarding the operations so far. The hardline Islamists group now holds sway over more territory than at any point since its ousting by USA -led troops after the September 11 attacks on the United States in 2001.

by | May 06, 2019 | 06:09

His ascent to the Chrysanthemum Throne on Wednesday came a day after his 85-year-old father, former Emperor Akihito , became the first Japanese monarch in 202 years to abdicate. The Japanese government has periodically considered revising the Imperial House Law to allow female succession or the establishment of women members' own branches by letting them stay in the household even after marriage to lighten the load of public duties on each individual.

by | May 06, 2019 | 05:16

Washington has placed a freeze on the joint manufacturing operations with Turkey, and suggested Ankara might be able to obtain a USA missile defense system if it forgoes the one on offer from Moscow. The United States has also offered to sell Turkey its rival Raytheon Co. Turkey is the first North Atlantic Treaty Organisation country to sign a contract for the Russian S-400 missile defense system, said the head of the Russian company for export-oriented defense and civilian industries.

by | May 06, 2019 | 04:55

But after the initial reports broke on that bloody Sunday morning, troubling new details began to leak out about what Sri Lanka's security agencies knew. The Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has also stated that in consonance with the eradication of terror the country is pursuing immediate revision of terrorism laws.

by | May 06, 2019 | 02:53

It is common for mosques to host large iftars, especially for the poor and needy. Islamic tenets such as generosity inspired most of these traditions, including sharing food and inviting guests over for iftar. What is the tradition of keeping a fast in Ramadan? So Muslims fast as an act of worship, a chance to get closer to God, and a way to become more compassionate to those in need.

by | May 06, 2019 | 03:53

Huong and Aisyah were accused of killing Kim Jong-nam at the Kuala Lumpur airport by smearing a chemical weapon on his face. In March, the Malaysian attorney general stunningly dropped the murder charge against Aisyah, following high-level lobbying from Jakarta .

by | May 06, 2019 | 02:56

Two additional suspects were arrested in the U.S., described as some of the "highest-selling suppliers of narcotics." . "The charges filed in Germany and the United States will significantly disrupt the illegal sale of drugs on the darknet", Mr White told reporters.

by | May 06, 2019 | 03:06

Those restrictions are aimed at forcing Iran to stop enriching uranium. The Trump administration pulled out of the nuclear accord a year ago and instead vowed "maximum pressure" aimed at curbing the regional role of Iran, an archrival of US allies Saudi Arabia and Israel.