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by | October 17, 2018 | 14:59

The development comes as Canada legalizes so-called recreational marijuana beginning Wednesday. The Cannabis Act , which fulfils a promise Trudeau made in the 2015 election campaign, makes Canada only the second nation after Uruguay to legalize the drug.

by | October 17, 2018 | 15:55

And she's not backing down. These claims were echoed by Donald Trump , who most notably called Mrs Warren "Pocahontas", which has been regarded a racial slur. Warren, not forgetting the president's charity pledge, called on the president to carry through. Even Linskey conceded that Warren was going "pretty far back" to corroborate her Native claims.

by | October 16, 2018 | 04:51

Khashoggi , a journalist who has been critical of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, disappeared after entering the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul on October 2. sold weapons to wage unethical wars, as proof. WWE Crown Jewel remains a polemical topic, and with the Jamal Khashoggi case continuing to have a profound global impact , the criticism and pressure thrown at Vince McMahon's business in Saudi Arabia is only getting louder.

by | October 16, 2018 | 04:52

Saturday in Taft, a city north of Corpus Christi, Texas Department of Public Safety spokesman Sgt. Nathan Brandley said. Sgt Brandley said one suspect is in custody and a second suspect has not yet been arrested. He didn't immediately say how they were related. The wounded man, identified as 43-year-old Juan Espinoza Jr., was taken to a hospital in Corpus Christi.

by | October 16, 2018 | 04:45

When asked if Bill should have resigned, the 2016 presidential candidate responded, " Absolutely not ", while deflecting attention towards the current incumbent who has had numerous accusations of sexual misconduct lodged against him, without investigation.

by | October 16, 2018 | 05:35

Daniels filed the lawsuit earlier this year after she spoke about her claims that a man had made a threat against her if she spoke about her alleged affair with Trump to the media. Trump's tweet is "rhetorical hyperbole" and is protected by the First Amendment", the judge said . "Having granted the Special Motion [to dismiss] and denied Plaintiff leave to amend, the Court finally holds that Defendant is entitled to attorney's fees", Otero said.

by | October 16, 2018 | 05:27

The tour is taking the couple to Australia, Fiji, Tonga, and New Zealand, and will end on October 31. The BBC reports that Harry and Meghan told the rest of the royal family about their baby news at Princess Eugenie's wedding at St George's Chapel in Windsor Castle three days ago.

by | October 16, 2018 | 05:48

A screen grab of the lighthearted follow-up apology email has been doing the rounds online, which itself is just as good as the original. The U.S. embassy in Australia has apologised after an email invite to a "cat pajama-jam" was sent out instead of an official meeting.

by | October 16, 2018 | 05:55

Trump: Well, no, even the way you asked me a question, like, about separation. In the not-too-distant future, I think we'll know an answer. I have some people that I'm not thrilled with. But not only is Trump unwilling to say he'd do that, he stresses the complications of the relationship, both as it affects US business interests and, implicitly, military alliances.

by | October 16, 2018 | 05:49

Baldwin accused this group of people of "shrugging" at gun violence as they "cash NRA checks", of "spitting in the face of the global community", of offering no solutions to people of color, and of believing that women are "not entitled to the same constitutional protections that men are".

by | October 16, 2018 | 04:44

That rating, he said , is often crucial to the outcome. Harvard disputes the claim and says race is only one small factor in their secretive student selections process. Advocates opposed to the lawsuit say an end to race-conscious admissions would ultimately harm Asian-American students, among them lower-income Chinese, Southeast Asians and others.

by | October 16, 2018 | 04:00

We've all made a silly mistake at work - accidentally giving Angie from HR a brew with one sugar instead of two, shredding a kind-of-important document by mistake. "You can't help thinking of what a disaster this could have been", Col. Didier Polome, the base commander, told a Belgian television news station.

by | October 16, 2018 | 03:57

Now that Warren's taken this step to prove the authenticity of her claim, she was understandably curious about whether Donald Trump would in fact make good on his million-dollar offer. The information is unlikely to dissuade the President from continuing to zero in on the controversy surrounding Warren's background. She has asked Mr Trump to send the donation to the National Indigenous Women's Resource Center .

by | October 16, 2018 | 05:31

Police did not say which group started the altercation, but members of both groups were reluctant to talk with police about the incidents. "New York will not become the next Charlottesville, and we refuse to let the actions of a hateful few define out City".

by | October 16, 2018 | 05:05

Christine Blasey Ford during a recent rally. In the " 60 Minutes interview ", Mr. Trump said he thought Dr. Ford was treated with great respect, including by himself. Ford said she was "100 percent" certain it was Kavanaugh who held her down. "How did you get there?" 'I don't remember.' Where is the place? "I had one beer, right?" Which leads me to wonder, how many others - those vowing not to visit Maine this year, or buy from L.L.

by | October 16, 2018 | 03:35

The Saudis launched an internal investigation into the disappearance of Khashoggi earlier on Monday. Saudi Arabia agreed last week to allow Turkish officials to conduct a search but insisted it would only be a superficial "visual" inspection.

by | October 16, 2018 | 03:46

The remarks come despite Britain, one of America's closest allies, accusing the Kremlin of being behind the poisoning of Sergei Skripal, a Russian double agent, in the United Kingdom earlier this year. President Trump has been very clear that China must halt "unfair" trading practices including theft of USA intellectual property. "And I think, frankly, China is a bigger problem".

by | October 16, 2018 | 03:13

Security Council resolutions, and expect all nations to take their responsibilities seriously to help end ( North Korea's ) illegal nuclear and missile programs", she added. South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha also told lawmakers last week that Pompeo had expressed displeasure about agreements reached by Moon and Kim to reduce conventional military threats, and had asked a number of questions about the deal "since he hadn't been adequately briefed".

by | October 16, 2018 | 03:01

Senator Cormann, who is leader of Government business in the Senate, did not give details on the nature of the error, but said he was embarrassed and regretful about the error and took full responsibility. Fraser Anning was roundly criticised in August for calling for a ban on Muslim migration and a "final solution" to Australia's immigration. Its inclusion in the motion is also seen as a nod to the Canadian activist Lauren Southern, who wore a T-shirt emblazoned with the phrase when she ...

by | October 16, 2018 | 03:31

Police on Twitter told people to avoid the station. More details are awaited. The hostage sustained light injuries and was taken care of. The suspect was "seriously injured", however it's unclear if he was in police custody. During negotiations over the hostage, the man asked for the release of a Tunisian woman and demanded to be allowed to leave the train station unimpeded, Rueschenschmidt told reporters.

by | October 15, 2018 | 13:29

Linda Smith, 64, was hospitalized for a collapsed lung, broken ribs and other injuries after she and her husband, Jim, were attacked on their Cypress Gardens property in Queensland, Australia, news.com.au reported. The 64-year-old managed to get the Kangaroo off her husband and grabbed a piece of wood to defend herself, while her 40-year-old son "came out to try and help me and hit him over the head with a shovel".

by | October 15, 2018 | 13:16

Although it did not explicitly say it would abide by the deal, it said it would seek to provide security for people in the area it controls and that it appreciated efforts to protect that area, an apparent reference to Turkey. "We have not monitored any withdrawals by jihadist fighters at all from areas falling in the planned buffer zone", said the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group.

by | October 15, 2018 | 12:29

Train services between Preston and Carlisle have resumed after being cancelled due to "severe weather" on Saturday - but passengers should still expect delays. As the Storm Callum clean-up continues in Wales, commuters have been warned of possible Monday morning disruption - although most major roads and rail routes have reopened.

by | October 15, 2018 | 12:36

He called the accusations part of an "agenda" a few months before a general election. Is there an agenda? "You be the judge", he said. MJ Akbar called the allegations false, fabricated, wild and baseless. Freelance journalist Kanika Gahlaut said: "I stand by whatever I said". The government has remained silent on the issue for days, while Akbar was attending a conference in Nigeria.

by | October 15, 2018 | 12:30

Meanwhile, media reports are surfacing that Mexico isn't happy about Canada's steel measures and "will take action to protect its own exporters in the short term, according to a statement from Mexico's economy ministry on Thursday". The provisional tariffs take effect on october 25. The Canadian International Trade Tribunal will conduct an investigation to determine if the provisional safeguards need to become permanent, the release explained.

by | October 15, 2018 | 13:30

While projections for Germany's public broadcasters showed the Christian Social Union, the sister party of Merkel's Christian Democrats, finish first with 35.65% of the vote, it was not enough to secure an absolute majority. The CSU, which has taken a hard line on migration and has a socially conservative tradition, has held an absolute majority in the Bavarian parliament for all but five of the past 56 years and has governed the prosperous southeastern state for 61 years.

by | October 15, 2018 | 12:36

In airport detention since then, she has been contesting the exclusion, with the backing of Jerusalem's Hebrew University, where she was due to begin a year-long master's program on Sunday. Israel says the Florida native, a former boycott activist at the University of Florida, continues to promote the boycott movement against Israel. Our request is made as part of the worldwide BDS (Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions) campaign which was launched in 2005 by Palestinian civil society groups to ...

by | October 15, 2018 | 11:07

Sullivan County Sheriff's Office waited until the man had gotten significantly better from having his leg amputated when his son fought back with a lawnmower, reports Herald Courier. A fight between a father wielding a chainsaw and son mowing his lawn ended with an amputation and an attempted second-degree murder charge. "The injuries that the suspect (Ferguson) sustained were as a result of the lawnmower striking and running over him".

by | October 15, 2018 | 12:05

He later ridiculed the notion that his campaign would seek help from Russian Federation. "I don't think it's a hoax, I think there's probably a difference", he told the program. "Had I not made that speech, we would not have won", Trump told Stahl. The comments, made during an interview with CBS's 60 Minutes , come less than a week after climate scientists issued a final call to halt rising temperatures.

by | October 15, 2018 | 12:01

Today, Trump tweeted in response to NBC, accusing the network of "dishonest reporting" by framing his statement as purely praise for Lee, but not including his comments on Grant. Nevertheless, the story that Trump took time at his rally to "praise" Robert E. Lee was a constant theme on MSNBC all weekend, up to and including this morning.

by | October 15, 2018 | 11:35

The Free Voters regional protest party and the anti-immigration Alternative for Germany (AfD) party are both forecast to win roughly 10 percent of the vote. The interior minister also featured prominently in a coalition crisis last month over Germany's domestic intelligence chief, who was accused of playing down recent far-right violence against migrants.

by | October 15, 2018 | 10:03

The pair made the long journey just a day after celebrating the wedding of Harry's cousin Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank over the weekend, but Meghan looked attractive wearing the same khaki trench coat by Babton for Aritzia that she wore for the Invictus Games promo photos .

by | October 15, 2018 | 11:33

The palace issued a statement with Eugenie and Brooksbank's photos saying the couple is "delighted" to share these images of "their special day". Many are commenting on the positioning of Fergie in the family photo . He explained the contrasting photographs by pointing out that Prince Charles and Prince William are first and second in line to the throne. Next to the Duke of Edinburgh sits a beaming Queen and, behind them, Princess Beatrice .

by | October 15, 2018 | 11:23

The pre-taped interview is set to air Sunday evening and touched on a wide-range of issues, including the recent disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. "I'm changing things around". "I think I have a great cabinet [but] there are some people I'm not happy with". "I mean, at some point, everybody leaves".

by | October 15, 2018 | 10:12

The short-lived meeting took place Friday at the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China in the city of Nanning in Guangxi Province, China News reported. No one was hurt by the slithery invader, and the bank soon returned to business as usual. According to online reports, this is the second time a snake has slipped into this branch of the bank.