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by | November 08, 2018 | 05:40

Taking control of the lower chamber of congress for the first time in eight years will enable Democrats thwart some of the president's agenda. The next words: Alhamdulillah. She ran unopposed in a congressional district that stretches from Detroit to Dearborn, Michigan. Omar (D), 36, fled war-torn Somalia in the '90s and lived in a refugee camp before moving to the US.

by | November 08, 2018 | 05:18

Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Defence Industry Minister Steven Ciobo voiced their support for the idea, calling on Qantas, Australia's flag carrier airline, to follow suit. "We're investing a lot more money into, in particular, veterans counselling services to help them with the psychological adjustment". "A commonsense idea would have been providing assistance like restoring the service discount that used to apply on domestic airlines up to the early 1980s", he said.

by | November 08, 2018 | 05:20

Thank you to all!" FOX News is projecting that the Democrats will retake the U.S. House, but the GOP will retain control of the Senate. Widely viewed as a referendum on Trump's presidency, the results offered a split decision that revealed deep divides in the American electorate.

by | November 08, 2018 | 06:29

Trump has always been frustrated with Sessions, one of the president's earliest supporters, for recusing himself from matters related to the Russian Federation investigation in early 2017. Whitaker already has some experience under his belt: he previously served as US attorney in Des Moines, Iowa. Despite initially defending Sessions, as the Justice Department's Russian Federation probe appeared to move deeper inside Trump's inner circle to his eldest son and son-in-law, the president ...

by | November 08, 2018 | 04:57

Haaland will replace Democratic Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham, who vacated the seat to run for governor, and Davids will unseat Kansas GOP Rep. Kevin Yoder. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Peggy Flanagan reacts after being elected lieutenant governor of Minnesota on Tuesday. Haaland campaigned on a strong environmental message and has promised stronger regulations against corporations that pollute.

by | November 08, 2018 | 03:56

We ran to make change, and change is on the way'. Pressley asked on Tuesday night, garnering cheers. The House of Representatives will have two Muslim women among its members for the first time. It wasn't exactly a nail-biter because she was running unopposed, but now it's official: Boston City Councilwoman Ayanna Pressley has become the first black woman elected to represent MA in Congress.

by | November 08, 2018 | 03:53

Trump-backed Rep. Ron DeSantis ran a tight race against Gillum, a Bernie Sanders-backed candidate and the mayor of Tallahassee, who secured an impressive victory in his August primary. Gillum maintained throughout the campaign that the Federal Bureau of Investigation told him he was not a target of the probe, which could continue to dog him in the coming months or years.

by | November 08, 2018 | 03:31

The deployment is being called " Operation Faithful Patriot ". "We have our military now at the border", Trump said as the crowd cheered. He later attempted to clarify his comments, however. -Mexico border, which a study from The Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments estimates could costs as much as $110 million. Trump stirred controversy last Thursday when he told reporters at the White House that if incoming migrants hurl rocks at the troops, they would be met with fire.

by | November 08, 2018 | 04:12

Alon Soetanto told TVOne the plane dropped suddenly several times in the first few minutes of its flight. The transport ministry is coordinating with airport authorities, navigation operators and airlines among others to ensure airworthiness at all airports in Indonesia is well maintained, according to Transport Minister Budi Karya Sumadi.

by | November 08, 2018 | 03:17

The first-time candidate, of Puerto Rican heritage, said in her victory speech: "Today is a milestone, but it's really a beginning, it truly is a beginning..." Cortez has promised to represent working families and work towards lowering rent, increasing incomes and ensuring healthcare is accessible to more people.

by | November 08, 2018 | 03:32

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's meeting with his North Korean counterpart, scheduled for Thursday in NY, has been postponed, the State Department said Wednesday. A Thursday meeting between Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his North Korean counterpart in NY has been abruptly called off without explanation in another setback for the Trump administration's nuclear negotiations.

by | November 08, 2018 | 03:49

Police in Barcelona said they were advised by security personnel in the city's main Sants station that "they had seen by scan an object that could be an explosive artefact", a spokesperson told AFP . "The police operation is over and everything is back to normal". Asked why the suspicious case was allowed on the train, the company that manages Spain's railway infrastructure and oversees train station security said that it had opened an internal investigation.

by | November 08, 2018 | 04:13

Interested in Midterm Elections? On Nov. 5, 1872, Susan B. Anthony voted in a presidential election . "Thank you, #SusanBAnthony", one woman tweeted. The proud female voters placed their "I Voted" stickers on Anthony's headstone in a practice that has become something of an Election Day tradition.

by | November 08, 2018 | 03:47

The President was speaking with reporters at the White House just hours after Americans headed to the polls in the high-stakes 2018 midterm elections when Acosta asked Trump to comment on the Democrats plot to renew their ongoing Russian Federation probe.

by | November 08, 2018 | 04:15

The historic race will see Arizona elect its first female senator. If Sinema wins, it will reflect the first official proof of the blue shift within Arizona. McSally and Sinema have both remade themselves politically. Yet, Sinema's voting record is decidedly moderate. "The balance of the Senate , as you know, is in play through these races", she added.

by | November 07, 2018 | 08:09

Louise Connell told The Sun her son Bobbi, 19, would "get some words from me" when the pair are reunited after the teenager was among those allegedly questioned by police. The "disgusting and insensitive" video quickly went viral as people watched in shock. But raucous laughter can be heard off-camera, with several bystanders speaking with southern English accents.

by | November 07, 2018 | 07:18

Blackburn was elected to Tennessee's 7th Congressional District in 2002. Blackburn is running to replace Republican Senator Bob Corker who decided not to seek re-election. This may be why Trump has come down here so often despite the fact he carried the state by 26 points in 2016 and it's been 28 years since Tennessee has sent a Democrat to the Senate, bill.

by | November 07, 2018 | 06:21

Statements from China that it will continue buying Iranian oil regardless of USA sanctions reinforced the bearishness. "Because our opinion is that these sanctions aim at destroying the world's balance", said Erdogan. "I think instead of sanctions, meaningful dialogue and engagement is much more useful". US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said earlier this week that the new sanctions identify more than "700 individuals, entities, aircraft, and vessels", including 300 new targets.

by | November 07, 2018 | 04:56

The Prince of Wales , Prince Charles , was treated to the rich Asante culture in Kumasi on Sunday. Charles , on the second leg of a West African tour, said Monday it was unimaginable the suffering the trans-Atlantic slave trade caused and that it left an "indelible stain on the history of our world".

by | November 07, 2018 | 05:00

The suspects range in age from 22 years old to 62. The arrests were made in Moselle and Isere in eastern France , and Ille-et-Vilaine in the north-west. Macron called for "protection from China, Russia, and even from the United States of America", suggesting that Donald Trump's recent decision to pull the U.S.

by | November 07, 2018 | 04:19

His two friends will be confined to their homes with ankle monitors. "He is not a flight risk". Chitwood named the defendants and showed their mugshots, but Law&Crime is not identifying them because they are minors, and it is unclear if they will be charged as adults.

by | November 07, 2018 | 04:23

The man was killed two people at a Tallahassee yoga studio Friday was sacked from his job as a Volusia County substitute teacher earlier this year for inappropriately touching a girl. The videos were posted four years ago, and have been removed from YouTube in the wake of the shooting. Numerous disturbing details about him emerged over the weekend.

by | November 07, 2018 | 05:28

Republicans have won every Georgia governor's race since 2002. In the robocall , a male voice says: "This is the magical negro, Oprah Winfrey , asking you to make my fellow negress, Stacey Abrams , the governor of Georgia". "Her campaign spoke about partisanship and bringing people back together", Whatley said. Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams responded on Monday to accusations levied against Georgia Democrats - without evidence - by Secretary of State and Republican ...

by | November 07, 2018 | 04:15

He refers to him as "the 12th man on any basketball team" and asks questions like "Does it concern you that half your base thinks they can vote for you through Instagram?" The Texas senate race between Democrat Beto O'Rourke and incumbent sea cucumber Ted Cruz is one of the most anticipated face-offs in the midterm elections.

by | November 07, 2018 | 04:18

She was arrested and later admitted that she hurt the baby saying that she dropped him. Another 10-year-old remains in the hospital in critical condition. The girl is being held on a $50,000 cash bond , WQOW reported . It was then that prosecutors said the girl caused intentional fatal head trauma to the baby.

by | November 07, 2018 | 04:35

Migrants searched through piles of donated clothes, grabbed boxes of milk for children and lined up to make quick calls home at a stand set up by the Red Cross as USA voters went to the polls for midterm elections in which President Donald Trump has made the migrant caravan a central issue.

by | November 07, 2018 | 03:29

We want to make sure you're prepared to head to the polls on this Election Day. "This milestone is a testament to the hard work of thousands of election officials all across Georgia who are dedicated to secure, accessible, and fair elections for all".

by | November 07, 2018 | 02:36

The host added, "When people say that there's no difference and when Fox tries to consider itself a news organization, they have some complications at moments like this". "They don't want investigations into Hillary". In Fort Wayne, Indiana, he said Democrats would take a "wrecking ball to our economy and to the future of our country" and that they would oversee "a socialist nightmare".

by | November 07, 2018 | 04:22

Anti-democratic voices on social media Tuesday sought to trick Americans from voting on election day, despite warnings from the federal government of active campaigns by Russian Federation and other nations to disrupt the elections. ABC News reports that ahead of the 2018 midterm elections , Facebook has blocked a number of accounts across both Facebook and Instagram. Common Cause , the nonpartisan citizen's lobby, which was keeping a tally of disinformation on social media, said it was ...

by | November 06, 2018 | 09:38

He did offer an olive branch to the prime minister, however, by suggesting that he might consider proposals to write a "review" clause into the agreement providing the outcome of any such review could "not involve a unilateral decision to end the backstop".

by | November 06, 2018 | 08:14

The attack happened at Cid Harbour and the man was airlifted with critical wrist and leg injuries to Mackay Base Hospital, where he was rushed to surgery upon arrival. Whitsunday is the largest island in the Whitsunday Islands group, a major worldwide tourist attraction popular with scuba divers and sailors where shark attacks have been rare.

by | November 06, 2018 | 06:38

If convicted, Guzman faces life behind bars. He was extradited to the United States from Mexico on January 19, 2017, after escaping twice from Mexican prisons before being captured again. Opening statements in the trial are expected on November 13. In another security move, the names of trial witnesses were blacked out on court documents as prosecutors feared that their cooperation would make them targets for the cartel.

by | November 06, 2018 | 07:34

Senate, claiming that allowing Democrats to win either office would bring ruin to the state he also calls home. But as energetic as he is offline, the Commander-in-Tweet hasn't forgotten his online audience, and found time today for a few broadsides and some kudos to favored friends.

by | November 06, 2018 | 06:54

The National Transportation Safety Board said it was investigating the crash and the cause is not yet known. Will Byler and Bailee Ackerman Byler were both students at Sam Houston State University . The Federal Aviation Administration says the crash occurred northwest of Uvalde, which is about 80 miles (130 kilometers) west of San Antonio. Wedding attendees have been posting their condolences on social media.

by | November 06, 2018 | 05:41

Ramesh Pandey, field director DTR, has spoken with senior police officials of the zone and directed them to take action against the villagers involved in the killing of the tigress in the reserve's core area. "The tigress had attacked the victim, who was trespassing the forest area, which is an offence", Pandey said. The human conflict with tigers has gradually increased since the 1970s, when India started a tiger conservation program that carved out sanctuaries in national parks and made it ...