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by | December 10, 2018 | 04:46

The invitation, which was extended on December 4, was seen as a way for Saudi Arabia to start to overcome worldwide condemnation for the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and its conduct in the Yemen war , and diffuse tensions with its neighbor.

by | December 10, 2018 | 02:55

The brunt of this storm will be felt during the first half of Sunday with very heavy snow in North Carolina and Virginia . In South Carolina, snow gave way to sleet and rain as temperatures hovered around freezing, the South Carolina Emergency Management Division said on Twitter.

by | December 10, 2018 | 04:43

Nadler, D-N.Y., said it was too early to say whether Congress would pursue impeachment proceedings based on the illegal payments alone because lawmakers would need to weigh the gravity of the offense to justify "overturning" the 2016 election .

by | December 10, 2018 | 03:46

President Donald Trump is reportedly considering Mark Meadows to replace John Kelly as his chief of staff after his previous likely pick, Nick Ayers , said no thanks to the job. The two men were no longer on speaking terms, according to one source with direct knowledge of the situation. Vice President Mike Pence's chief of staff Nick Ayers is considered to be a strong candidate for the role.

by | December 10, 2018 | 03:05

Although the Ram temple issue was buried deep inside the Bharatiya Janata Party's 2014 election manifesto, as the 2019 election draws near, the party and its footsoldiers in the VHP appear anxious to mobilise Hindu voters around the Ayodhya issue.

by | December 10, 2018 | 03:07

Andrea Gaylord was one of them and when she went back to her home off of Merrill Drive, she found it burned to the ground. Shayla Sullivan , who said she volunteered in the fire zone, explained how she orchestrated the reunion in the comments of the Facebook post.

by | December 10, 2018 | 01:51

Just over a week ago, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan demanded the extradition and on Wednesday a Turkish court issued arrest warrants. "The Turkish authorities have not been as forthcoming as we believe they should have been", said Jubeir, saying Riyadh was presented with information that had already been leaked to the media.

by | December 10, 2018 | 02:59

Mr Raab resigned as Britain's second Brexit secretary last month , also over the divorce terms of the UK's departure from the European Union . She told her MPs: "'If you want Brexit, make sure you get it, and that's about this deal". May said rejecting her deal would also risk the opposition Labour Party getting into power. "What we would urge [May] to do is either call a general election - because she wouldn't have the confidence of Parliament to carry on as prime minister", Rebecca ...

by | December 09, 2018 | 15:05

Total snow accumulations of up to 3 inches and ice accumulations around three-tenths of an inch. Travel hazards are expected, especially on Sunday , and power outages are possible throughout the central part of the state as soggy soil, snow or ice accumulation and gusty winds reaching as high as 30 miles per hour could cause downed trees or power lines.

by | December 09, 2018 | 13:47

Comey was in charge of both investigations. "Don't do it in a dark corner and don't do it in a way where all you do is leak information", said Comey's attorney, David Kelley. "The Department of Justice is going to have to agree to allow [Comey] to come back and answer a great many questions that now he is not answering", Issa said.

by | December 09, 2018 | 12:48

Red and green items were banned because they are traditional Christmas colours, while Christmas trees, Santa, carols, Christmas music, Elf on the Shelf and even books about Christmas were not welcome. 'The district has since clarified expectations and provided further direction to staff in alignment with district policy . The district has resolved the issue, saying Principal Sinclair's memo does not fall under the district's policy.

by | December 09, 2018 | 13:44

According to CNN , a partially decomposed body was discovered on December 3, about 1,000 feet from the Airbnb where she was staying. "Her mom is absolutely devastated". "Solving this case is very important for the country, very important for the family of the victim", explained Walter Espinoza, spokesperson for Costa Rica's judicial investigation department, "and it is very important for this society in general".

by | December 09, 2018 | 11:33

Her brother, Michael Millane, said the family began getting anxious on Monday when she didn't reply to messages. A post by her brother had been shared on social media nearly 40,000 times. Grace Millane's father, David, appeals for information about his daughter at a news conference in Auckland. Grace Millane was last seen on Saturday night in downtown Auckland, the day before her 22nd birthday.

by | December 09, 2018 | 11:10

Conricus said on Saturday that the army had placed explosives in the newly exposed tunnel to prevent its use as a means to infiltrate Israel, but had not yet destroyed it. On Thursday, UNIFIL, the UN body which monitors the border region, confirmed the existence of a tunnel in northern Israel originating on the Lebanese side of the border.

by | December 09, 2018 | 10:18

MAY'S LEADERSHIP QUESTIONED The Times also reported on Saturday that plans were being made across party lines to vote against May's leadership if she loses Tuesday's vote. Priti Patel, the former global development secretary who resigned in November 2017 after conducting meetings with Israeli groups outside of her brief, told the newspaper that the British government should use the potentially disastrous economic predictions as leverage against the EU.

by | December 09, 2018 | 10:38

The proposed laws were set to be in limbo if they were amended in the Senate, because the coalition shut down the lower house rather than lose a vote about asylum-seeker children. The companies say creating tools for law enforcement to break encryption will inevitably undermine security for everyone. Earlier in the week, the bill, with some amendments, appeared to have enough support to be passed.

by | December 09, 2018 | 10:07

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May is expected to delay Tuesday's (Dec 11) key parliamentary vote on her Brexit deal and head to Brussels next week to demand better terms from the European Union , the Sunday Times newspaper reported.

by | December 09, 2018 | 07:25

The amendment, put down by a group of committee chairs, including Labour's Hilary Benn and prominent Tory Sarah Wollaston, calls for the Commons to be able to express its views about what should happen if Mrs May's deal is voted down.

by | December 09, 2018 | 07:30

Ms Millane is known to have used the Tinder dating app while she was in New Zealand . Police said there was no suggestion Millane previously knew the man she was seen entering the hotel with, but would not speculate on how they met. Her father David has described her as a "lovely, outgoing, fun-loving, family-orientated daughter" who had been in regular contact before she disappeared.

by | December 09, 2018 | 06:33

Kenneth Bernard Hendricks, 77, was taken into custody Wednesday on the central island of Biliran after serving as a priest for 37 years in the predominantly Catholic Philippines. Hendricks sexually exploited numerous boys residing in Naval, the Philippines". "Several of his victims have come forward with their statements", she said, adding that the priest allegedly warned the victims that they would go to prison if they told anyone about his actions.

by | December 09, 2018 | 06:10

The missile is at the disposal of Moscow should the USA pull out of a landmark nuclear disarmament treaty. "But if this happens, we will react accordingly". He also said that the United States had evidence that the test launches were from a single site in Russian Federation, the Soviet-era base Kupustin Yar, near Volgograd, southeast of Moscow .

by | December 09, 2018 | 05:13

President Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen says he "conferred" with Trump about setting up a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin during the early part of the 2016 presidential campaign, according to an explosive document filed Friday by special counsel Robert Mueller in Manhattan.

by | December 09, 2018 | 04:35

Haley blasted the use of a two-thirds majority for passage of the Hamas resolution. A Kuwait-proposed motion was approved just before the vote on the resolution, requiring the US-backed measure to get a two-thirds majority in order to pass.

by | December 09, 2018 | 03:10

Burga told the BBC: "It's a awful wait, and every single minute that Costa Rican officials are not showing the body is just a tremendous amount of pain on the family". The only suspect is a guard of the hotel who gave a testimony found to contradict the facts found on videos. An Uber driver who took Stefaniak sightseeing on the Tuesday and who was supposed to pick her up to go to the airport told the family he heard she left the rental home around 5am with her luggage and got into a ...

by | December 09, 2018 | 03:30

Kelly first served as the secretary of Homeland Security before transitioning to the West Wing and succeeding Reince Priebus as White House chief of staff. In recent months, the chief of staff's power has ebbed, with administration policies and decisions being guided more by the president's gut instincts than by Kelly's processes.

by | December 08, 2018 | 17:11

India has strongly condemned the terror attack which occurred in Iranian port city of Chabahar killing three, including two policemen and injuring more than a dozen. Sistan-Baluchistan province, where the bombing hit, has always been a flashpoint, with a number of attacks reported in recent past. That attack was claimed by the Sunni separatist group Jundullah (or Soldiers of God), which has claimed responsibility for bombings in the past.

by | December 08, 2018 | 15:28

He said that Pakistan's founder Quaid-e-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah sacrificed everything during his struggle for the creation of Pakistan. Trump's letter was followed by a visit from United States envoy Zalmay Khalilzad, who has said he hopes a deal can be in place before the Afghan presidential elections, set for April next year.

by | December 08, 2018 | 14:30

He will be sentenced Monday morning and faces up to life in prison. Instead, Fields' lawyers suggested he felt intimidated by a hostile crowd and acted to protect himself. Heyer's mother, Susan Bro and eight victims are expected to testify before Fields' sentencing, NBC News reported. "We're not the one (sic) who need to be careful", he replied, alongside a photo of Nazi leader Adolf Hitler, whom he has long admired.

by | December 08, 2018 | 14:06

Amid reports the Tillerson would be gone soon, Trump tweeted last December: "The media has been speculating that I fired Rex Tillerson or that he would be leaving soon - FAKE NEWS!" Tillerson said he's proud of his government service and would return if the president asked.

by | December 08, 2018 | 13:49

Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, a close ally of Angela Merkel, won a tight race to succeed her as party leader Friday, seeing off a longtime rival of the German chancellor. On the campaign trail for the post of party leader, Ms Kramp-Karrenbauer gained a reputation for explaining her politics by means of homely anecdotes from her small village just a few kilometers from the French border.

by | December 08, 2018 | 13:57

Liam Fox's parliamentary private secretary reportedly suggested Mrs May could also be faced with resignations by ministerial aides if she does not make last-minute changes to the deal. European Union diplomats said unless there is a quick fix and a swift and successful second vote in the British parliament, the case would drag on into 2019, increasing pressure on all sides.

by | December 08, 2018 | 13:53

More than 100 other people were injured, including a dozen who were seriously hurt. Fire brigades said the stampede took place in the Lanterna Azzurra nightclub in the town of Corinaldo, near Ancona, on the Adriatic coast, where rapper Sfera Ebbasta was performing.

by | December 08, 2018 | 13:00

Issa said the instructions have been followed with Comey's "gleeful acceptance". Comey buckled over the weekend, announcing he would appear following assurances that a full transcript would get released and he could speak about what he had testified.

by | December 08, 2018 | 12:44

Staffers evacuated the CNN New York offices in the Time Warner Center building and Don Lemon's " CNN Tonight ", which had been on a commercial break, was taken off the air. The NYPD said they were investigating. Reacting to the threat, CNN's Chris Cuomo said that everyone was "fine" despite the evacuation. "Update to follow", the NYPD tweeted.

by | December 08, 2018 | 11:47

As of August 2018, researchers said North Korea is continuing to construct an extremely large underground facility. His national security adviser, John Bolton, acknowledged the failure of the Singapore summit but said... The Singapore summit, while historic in terms of who came to the table, produced a vaguely worded agreement to "build a lasting and stable peace regime" and for North Korea to "work toward complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula".