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by | February 12, 2019 | 03:36

Guaido, who has been recognized by most Western nations as Venezuela's legitimate president over the past month, tweeted a photo of himself surrounded by stacks of white pots of vitamin and nutritional supplements. Guaido's envoy to Brazil, Maria Teresa Belandria, said she had received assurances from Brazilian Foreign Minister Ernesto Araujo over the new aid centre.

by | February 12, 2019 | 03:27

Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) said it is a known fact that "climate change is happening". Her crime? Discussing climate change while standing out in the middle of a particularly snowy Minnesota winter day. That's what's happening right now", she argued. Klobuchar also responded to allegations that she has mistreated staffers and created a hostile work environment in her office.

by | February 12, 2019 | 03:33

Denver schoolteachers are going on strike today. She acknowledged reports of students dancing and chanting in the hallways of one high school before walking out. A leading Colorado lawmaker says Denver's teachers strike underscores the need to boost funding of public schools across the state. Denver teachers went on strike Monday after failing to reach a deal with administrators on pay.

by | February 12, 2019 | 03:04

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was quick to respond saying later on Monday it would mark Iran's last revolution anniversary if it attacked any cities in Israel. Pictures on social media showed some people also demonstrating against corruption, unemployment and high prices. Tensions between Washington and Tehran are high after the U.S.

by | February 12, 2019 | 02:20

In an interview with The Breakfast Club hosts DJ Envy and Charlamagne Tha God that aired Monday, the show's hosts asked the California Democrat to respond to a series of disparaging memes that have been circulated on social media. Harris's career as a California prosecutor has been under scrutiny as she ramps up her presidential campaign. Harris, who sits on the Senate Judiciary Committee, needled Barr, who said he does not support the current approach by the federal government ...

by | February 12, 2019 | 03:01

A barrier was built in El Paso almost 10 years ago, and the introduction of that barrier, Trump said, allowed El Paso to undergo a profound transformation from a unsafe border city. For his part, O'Rourke raised an eye-popping $80 million during his 2018 Senate campaign, when he came close to unseating Republican incumbent Sen.

by | February 12, 2019 | 02:25

The naked baby can be heard screaming as she is brought out into the sunlight and gently placed into a towel held by a paramedic. Resident, Barbara Cox (53) said she first heard about the discovery of the baby just after 6am and rushed to the busy rescue scene .

by | February 12, 2019 | 03:06

The Baltimore Sun reports students complained to officers that she approached them last week in two campus buildings, the Cook Library and Center for the Arts. An email was sent out to students from Charles Herring, chief of the university police department. The mom reportedly approaches her victims, shows them a photo of her eligible son and asks if they are interested in dating him.

by | February 12, 2019 | 01:18

Rep. Max Rose (D-N.Y.) wrote in a statement that "Omar's statements are deeply hurtful to Jews , including myself". Omar's spokesman did not respond to requests for comment. Others pointed out that numerous Republicans lashing out at Omar had promulgated anti-Semitic conspiracy theories in the past. Omar replied, "It's all about the Benjamins baby..." Update (02/11/10, 3 p.m.

by | February 12, 2019 | 02:10

A frontal boundary to our south will move northward overnight and will bring precipitation chances right around 7 a.m. Precipitation will likely begin as a wintry mix of snow, sleet, and freezing rain. Pacific Northwest residents who are more accustomed to rain than snow are digging out from a winter storm and bracing for more. "It's going to be a messy storm, not a crippling snow storm or anything, but we are going to get some snow and ice, it won't be a case where it will warm up ...

by | February 12, 2019 | 02:37

That is when he admitted, "I don't think I've washed my hands for 10 years". Off-camera, someone let out a loud groan. Pete Hegseth of Fox News , made the startling confession live on air and said that 'germs weren't a real thing'. In repsonse to someone who shared his sentiment on Twitter , Hesgeth used the hashtag #DontWash, before following up with a second tweet sharing a USA Today article about the on-air admission and writing: "To paraphrase the President from an hour ago: The ...

by | February 12, 2019 | 01:03

Having been dragged off his flight into detention on arrival on November 27, after a few days of detention at Suvarnabhumi Airport a ticket and a boarding pass was placed in his hands and they were prepared to return to Melbourne. He was convicted in absentia in 2014 for damaging a police station. His brother is serving his own 10-year sentence, the Times reports. Australia has acknowledged it notified Thai authorities about Araibi's travel, but vehemently rejected claims that it issued ...

by | February 12, 2019 | 02:25

The scandals have eroded voters' faith in the party to put forward good candidates, and any perceived racial disparities in consequences for the three officials may cause further harm, he said . The embattled lieutenant governor of Virginia was accused by two women of sexual assault, including rape by one of the women. "Every now and again, we slip up, we fall, and we have a responsibility to dust ourselves off and seek for full healing and reconciliation - but reconciliation that is ...

by | February 11, 2019 | 06:37

He has so far said little about the Palestinian issue, or whether he supports the establishment of a Palestinian state. Benny Gantz , the former armed forces chief of staff, spoke positively of Israel's pullout from the Gaza Strip in 2005, in his first interview since launching his election campaign last week.

by | February 11, 2019 | 06:11

US President Donald Trump has mocked the so-called Green New Deal initiative spearheaded by freshman Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (NY-14), seeking to "revolutionize" the US economy by any means necessary. And I think we have to set our sights high. Global warming is a threat to the planet. As Mediaite's Caleb Howe pointed out, Sen. NPR has set the cost more generally at "trillions upon trillions of dollars".

by | February 11, 2019 | 03:48

The three parties won a majority in a regional election in the south western region of Andalusia in December, ousting the Socialists from power in the region after 36 years. The demonstrators gathered at the Plaza de Colon in the city centre under the slogan "For a united Spain, elections now!". Sanchez came to power in June promising to thaw tensions between central authorities in Madrid and the Catalan leaders in Barcelona.

by | February 11, 2019 | 03:56

In a country where the monarch's word is final, King Maha Vajiralongkorn dismissed proposals to draft a senior royal into politics as "most inappropriate" and breaching the constitution. Thailand's king has crushed the plans of his older sister to become a candidate for the country's prime minister. Thai Raksa Chart's executive chairman Chaturon Chaisaeng declined to comment on the request to disband it.

by | February 11, 2019 | 03:10

Forest Service spokesman Alicia Embrey said. During that time, 3 to 6 inches of snow is anticipating with the possibility of freezing rain mixed in Tuesday night. Washington's Governor, Jay Inslee, declared an emergency across the state on Friday. More than a foot of snow (30.5 cm) was recorded by Saturday morning on the Olympic Peninsula.

by | February 11, 2019 | 03:48

ABC asked Ivanka about her own involvement in a Moscow real estate project that recently-revealed documents and court filings showed the Trump family pursued right up to the time of the 2016 election, despite President Trump's previous claims that the project was given up at the beginning of 2016.

by | February 11, 2019 | 03:32

Trump has twice tried unsuccessfully to slash USAID's budget by a third, and his "America first" foreign policy has sought to limit the United States' role as an global leader. The W-GDP initiative aims to reach 50 million women across the developing world from the start of the Trump Administration in 2017 to 2025. The Department of State's Office of Global Women's Issues will launch "WE RISE" to work with microfinance civil society organizations to reduce barriers faced by women ...

by | February 11, 2019 | 02:25

On Wednesday, Theresa May is to ask MPs for more time to secure legally-binding changes to the Irish border backstop. Communities Secretary James Brokenshire said: "I think that gives that sense of timetable, clarity and objective on what we are doing with the European Union - taking that work forward and our determination to get a deal - but equally knowing that role that Parliament very firmly has".

by | February 11, 2019 | 02:59

Her job now as police chief, she said, is to get after the bad guys, like the cancer in her body. She was dressed in full Freeport Police Department blues as she climbed up a stepladder, raised her right hand and repeated Garivey's words.

by | February 11, 2019 | 00:58

Footage shows the rapper exiting the Atlanta City Detention Center and getting inside of a Porsche immediately after his release. According to reports by WXIA , Lil Baby (Dominque Jones) was pulled over by the Georgia Patrol while driving an orange Corvette.

by | February 11, 2019 | 02:09

The Greek Parliament has approved a measure for North Macedonia to join NATO , ending a decades-old dispute. On 25 January, the Parliament ratified the Prespa Agreement, according to which Macedonia will be renamed, while Greece will lift its objections to the country's North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and European Union membership.

by | February 11, 2019 | 00:50

Tucker Carlson aired and narrated the FBI's raid on Roger Stone's home during his show Friday night. The CNN video showed Federal Bureau of Investigation agents banging loudly on the door announcing that they were the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

by | February 11, 2019 | 00:38

For Sunday, KIRO 7's Morgan Palmer predicts a "quick-hitting weaker system", with a couple of inches of snow in south Seattle. There's also a high wind warning for Whatcom, Skagit and the San Juans until 4 a.m. A third round of snow is possible on Thursday. The National Weather Service said additional snow could fall Saturday, and another storm was expected early next week.

by | February 10, 2019 | 08:28

Reyes was last seen on January 29 and was reported missing to the police department in her hometown of New Rochelle, New York , which is about 12 miles away from where her body was found. Those close to Reyes, who worked at a Barnes & Noble in Eastchester, N.Y, with a goal to follow in her brother's footsteps as a tattoo artist, are tirelessly trying to figure out how Reyes' life came to such a grisly close - even hiring a private investigator to help retrace her last steps.

by | February 10, 2019 | 06:56

Five other family members are among the 14 hospitalized. She was carried to a waiting ambulance on a stretcher with her neck in a brace, as one person in a crowd of onlookers chanted "God is great". Erdogan also visited a hospital where more than a dozen people are being treated. Murat Kurum, Turkey's minister for environment and urban planning, said the collapsed building had permits for only six floors.

by | February 10, 2019 | 06:12

The woman, Meredith Watson, says the alleged assault happened while they were both undergraduate students at Duke University. He said he tasked his Cabinet "to think over the weekend how we could change and make new policy, how we could reshape Virginia through their Cabinet positions".

by | February 10, 2019 | 04:48

Prosecutors plan to charge them as adults, the Nashville Tennessean reported . Police say after the Belmont University student and member of the band Carverton was shot, he made it back inside his house where he was found by his roommate around 3 p.m.

by | February 10, 2019 | 05:45

At least 10 protesters were arrested after scuffles broke out with police near the Palais Bourbon, where the National Assembly meets. An eyewitness told the AFP that the grenade which obliterated the protester's hand was sacked by police to disperse the crowd.

by | February 10, 2019 | 04:27

Although the ADB member countries had backed a document which included a flood management project in Arunachal Pradesh , pressure from China "forced" the bank to withdraw the project in 2009. Earlier in February previous year, China had voiced its "firm opposition" to the visit of Prime Minister Modi to Arunachal Pradesh, saying that it would lodge a diplomatic protest with India.

by | February 10, 2019 | 05:27

Grace didn't respond to an email requesting comment and her duties under Schiff aren't known. An administration official told reporters to "ask Adam Schiff what that means" when asked about the President's claim Democrats are "stealing people who work at White House".

by | February 10, 2019 | 05:29

The release explained that the CBP officer was on duty at the port of entry and attempted to stop a vehicle leaving the United States. The driver had been shot in the head and a passenger was arrested, the paper reported, citing local outlet the Nogales International .

by | February 10, 2019 | 05:31

In the mountains, there could be six to 10 inches of snow. One county official warned the storm could be a "once every decade or two occurrence", CBS News' Carter Evans reported. In Seattle, snowfall from Sunday and Monday lingered into the week as below-freezing temperatures gripped the area. A storm that hit earlier in the week knocked out power in the area for thousands of residents and made travel incredibly hard.