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by | June 17, 2019 | 08:14

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said more evidence will be released to show Iran was responsible for attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman and the Trump administration is weighing all options - including military - in response. The Japanese-owned Kokuka Courageous along with another tanker, the Front Altair , were damaged by mines that the US said Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) had placed on the ship's hulls.

by | June 17, 2019 | 06:12

The FBI , which is investigating the three deaths , stated additional toxicology outcomes on the Americans would possibly perhaps well well bewitch in to 30 days. Their bodies did not show signs of violence, USA Today reported. "Investigation into them is a top priority for us and for the National Police". Day also reportedly suffered cerebral edema.

by | June 17, 2019 | 05:30

No matter what the results will be, we will not take a step back. Turkey has repeatedly said the purchase of the missile system was a " done deal ". our known views". The S-400s are a "done deal", Erdogan reiterated on Wednesday, adding the batteries would reach Turkey next month. "We will continue our dedication in order to be an independent and free nation", Cavusoglu said.

by | June 17, 2019 | 04:27

Trump's combined negative was up 3 points from a poll conducted in late April and early May. Trump has continued to maintain that he didn't commit obstruction of justice in Mueller's Russian Federation probe. A combined 64 percent of them say they're enthusiastic/comfortable about her (up from 57 percent in March), while a combined 27 percent have reservations or are very uncomfortable (down from 33 percent).

by | June 17, 2019 | 04:18

The U.S. Office of Special Counsel, an independent government agency unrelated to Robert Mueller, recommended on Thursday that President Trump fire his counselor Kellyanne Conway for violations of the Hatch Act , an ethics law restricting partisan politics from federal employees.

by | June 16, 2019 | 05:45

In addition, he had said at that hearing that he had limited knowledge about plans to build a Trump Tower in Moscow which has been a focus in the investigation on Russia's meddling in the 2016 election by Special Counsel Robert Mueller .

by | June 16, 2019 | 04:11

President Trump again claimed to have a "secret" deal with Mexico on Tuesday-and while he declined to provide details for reporters at the White House , he helpfully displayed a piece of paper that he said was part of the agreement . The paper revealed that Mexico is to be considered a " safe third country " - meaning asylum applications would be processed there instead of the United States.

by | June 16, 2019 | 03:29

She also repeated her previous statements that House Democrats believe the president is "engaged in a cover-up", which prompted Trump to walk out of a meeting with Democratic congressional leaders on infrastructure last month. "If we met 15 minutes with Democrats, you could solve the asylum problems and the loopholes in 15 minutes, and they know it". "This one was brought by Nancy Pelosi ".

by | June 16, 2019 | 03:27

When Trump was elected, Grisham joined the press office as a deputy to then-press secretary Sean Spicer. Aside from her experience working for a president who remains popular in Arkansas, she'd have name recognition and experience that goes back to former Gov.

by | June 15, 2019 | 06:27

A decision on additional charges will be made once police and the medical examiner's office complete their investigations into the baby's death, prosecutors said Friday. A picture surfaced of Figueroa smiling over the baby in hospital , after she arrived covered in blood. Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi told USA media today that he expects both women will also be charged with murder for the newborn baby's death.

by | June 15, 2019 | 04:16

Trade Representative also released a separate list of imports, including footwear, that could be hit with another proposed 25% hike in tariffs. United States President Donald Trump sat down for a talk with Apple CEO Tim Cook on Thursday to discuss worldwide trade and other topics as the President mulls over making good his tariff hike threats on goods from China.

by | June 15, 2019 | 03:03

He also said any move to close the Strait of Hormuz would not last long. The president's comments follow American officials' release of images they said show that Iran was involved in an attack on an oil tanker near the entrance to the Persian Gulf on Thursday, one of two incidents that have raised tensions between the US and the Islamic Republic.

by | June 14, 2019 | 03:26

If applied, the additional tariffs would see virtually all of China's exports to the USA hit with duties. Like this story? Share it with a friend! White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow told CNBC yesterday that Trump is hoping to "pick up where we left off" in the talks with Xi.

by | June 14, 2019 | 03:19

As giant floating crane stands in its lifting position, as mourners bring flowers and candles at the bank of Danube river on Monday in Budapest . "The current was so fast and people were floating away", one survivor, identified only by her surname Jung, told South Korea's Yonhap news agency.

by | June 14, 2019 | 03:01

Zarif also warned: "Whoever starts a war with us will not be the one who finishes it". Barbara Slavin, who leads the Atlantic Council's Future Iran Initiative, told JNS that these developments are "not surprising as it is exactly what Iran said it would do after the U.S.

by | June 14, 2019 | 02:58

It also stated that Mexico had committed to doing everything it could immediately to become a safe third country. Today is not the first time Mr Trump has posted unedited tweets . "Tariffs are taxes paid directly by USA companies. not China". He went on to complain about the size of America's trade deficit, saying, "We lose a fortune with virtually every country".

by | June 14, 2019 | 02:12

Kolokoltsev said he would seek President Vladimir Putin's permission to sack the head of a Moscow police department and another senior official in charge of drug control in the capital. Supporters straight claimed the journalist used to be harmless and a victim of fabricated drug costs, which activists allege are extinct against opposition figures and human rights activists by the Russian content.

by | June 14, 2019 | 00:29

Trump first revealed to reporters Tuesday that he "just received a handsome letter from Kim Jong Un " at a time when their denuclearization-for-peace talks appeared to have publicly stalled. Most stress the two leaders' commitment to working toward complete denuclearization, but lack mention of specific steps. North Korea has conducted short-range missile tests and complained of USA pressure, while the United States has doubled down on its enforcement of sanctions on North Korea.

by | June 13, 2019 | 15:34

Almost 300,000 people on India's west coast are being evacuated ahead of Cyclone Vayu, which is now moving at a speed of 110 km per hour in the Arabian Sea, r eported Reuters . A meeting chaired by Gujarat chief minister Vijay Rupani was held to discuss preparedness for the cyclone. Indian Coast Guard, Navy, Army & Air Force units have also been put on standby.

by | June 13, 2019 | 15:30

The state government said the cyclone is likely to affect Kutch, Morbi, Jamnagar, Junagadh, Devbhoomi-Dwarka, Porbandar, Rajkot, Amreli, Bhavnagar and Gir-Somnath districts. "Bus services to pilgrimage sites in that region have also been cancelled", Rupani said after the review meet in Gandhinagar. Over 152 NDRF personnel and eight tonnes of equipment were flown by C-17 Globemaster aircraft of the IAF from Arakkonam and another aircraft carried 154 NDRF personnel and six tonne of equipment ...

by | June 13, 2019 | 15:05

MPs clashed over the handing the government the right to dismiss parliament and control the Brexit agenda and the right for parliament to prevent no-deal by any means necessary. Opening the debate today Labour's shadow Brexit secretary, Keir Starmer called the measure a safety valve so MPs could begin legislation to stop a new prime minister suspending parliament.

by | June 12, 2019 | 04:39

Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories . U.S. President Donald Trump said Tuesday he received a " beautiful " letter from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as denuclearization talks between the two countries remain at an impasse.

by | June 12, 2019 | 03:23

Police said the crowd was about 240,000 people, but organizers estimated more than 1 million turned out. Critics of the extradition bill say it would fatally compromise Hong Kong's autonomy, expose citizens and visitors to abuse by mainland China's inhumane and politicized legal system, and damage Hong Kong financially by making foreign businessmen nervous about traveling to the city.

by | June 12, 2019 | 02:29

South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg, whose quiet, Midwestern approach and profile as 37-year-old Afghanistan veteran and married gay man has captured some Iowans' attention, also not so subtly challenged the idea that Biden's experience made him the best party standard bearer.

by | June 12, 2019 | 01:44

Nadler said he would give the Justice Department time to comply, but "if important information is held back, then we will have no choice but to enforce our subpoena in court and consider other remedies". During an unusual public appearance last month, Mueller upped the ante as he said he never indicted Trump because it wasn't an option under longstanding Justice Department policy.

by | June 11, 2019 | 04:23

But Mexico's Foreign Affairs Minister Marcelo Ebrard on Monday said there were no undisclosed parts of the U.S. - Mexico deal . "This is not going to stop them". "What did we win?" "Outside of what I have just explained, there is no agreement", Ebrard said at a morning press conference. When Trump announced the deal Friday night, Senate Democratic leader Charles Schumer joked, "This is an historic night!" He thanked the president of Mexico for "working so long and hard" on a plan to ...

by | June 11, 2019 | 04:17

But he was never convicted and denies any wrongdoing. The move is seen as a blow to the opposition Pakistan People's Party. Officials of NAB all set to produce Asif Ali Zardari before the accountability today in mega money laundering case.

by | June 11, 2019 | 03:27

He has not been named. An off-duty Virginia trooper reportedly saw the strike happen. The Orlando Sentinel reports that the man's 2018 Harley Davidson flipped after rolling into the grass median following the strike. All three lanes were closed for a while before one was reopened to traffic. A North Carolina motorcyclist lost his life after he was fatally struck by lightning on Interstate 95 in Florida over the weekend.

by | June 10, 2019 | 05:15

Farage's force was the bookies' favourite to win in Peterborough, a city that voted by 60% to leave the European Union in Britain's 2016 Brexit referendum. The race, which already has 11 candidates, is utterly dominated by Brexit. Chairman of the Peterborough Conservative Association Wayne Fitzgerald said it was now essential that the party committed to taking Britain out of the European Union, even if it meant no deal.

by | June 10, 2019 | 01:44

YouTube has existed since 2005 and now, in 2019, it has finally made a decision to ban videos that promote Nazi ideology, or that claim 9/11 didn't happen. "Opinions can be deeply offensive, but if they don't violate our policies, they'll remain on our site", the platform tweeted . However, after further review of Crowder's videos, YouTube made a decision to demonetize his channel , "because a pattern of egregious actions has harmed the broader community" and violates the YouTube Partner ...