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by | November 08, 2018 | 19:22

After "experiencing discomfort overnight", she went to a hospital on Thursday morning. But Ginsburg, the court's oldest sitting justice, has consistently been adamant that she has had no intentions of retiring. Ginsburg joined the court in 1993. Asked previous year if she was contemplating retirement, she said, "As long as I can do the job full steam, I will do it".

by | November 08, 2018 | 18:28

Republican Gov. Scott Walker's narrow loss in his bid for a third term left Democrats optimistic they could reclaim Wisconsin along with other traditionally blue states that Trump carried, such as MI and Pennsylvania. Democrats have had their eye on other Sun Belt states in recent presidential elections, namely Georgia, Arizona and Texas. "They're going to have to figure it out, and they're going to have to do it quickly." The Republican side of the aisle elected mostly white men.

by | November 08, 2018 | 12:57

Ventura County sheriff's Captain Garo Kuredjian said hundreds of people were inside the bar and shots were still being fired when deputies arrived. A sheriff's deputy was among those shot, reports said , adding that there were around a 100 patrons inside the nightclub when the shooting began.

by | November 08, 2018 | 11:40

What is already the most diverse Congress ever will become even more so after Tuesday's elections, which broke barriers of race and gender. Ilhan Omar , congresswoman-elect for Minnesota's 5th district. And it's a mobilization that could lead to a Democratic majority that is more responsive to women's concerns. Some conservatives on social media saw the irony of blaming white women for voting for a Hispanic candidate, simply because he's Republican .

by | November 08, 2018 | 11:09

In his resignation letter , Sessions touted the department's initiatives, saying that the Justice Department had taken on "transnational gangs that are bringing violence and death across our borders and protected national security" and noted efforts on immigration enforcement and the opioid epidemic.

by | November 07, 2018 | 17:42

Opening arguments are scheduled to start on November 13, after a week of jury selection, held behind closed doors under security reserved for the most unsafe defendants. "I think this is indicative of the fact that the Sinaloa cartel has probably infiltrated the drug industry in our country", said PNP spokesman Senior Supt.

by | November 07, 2018 | 17:31

The inaugural China International Import Expo have lured more than 3,600 companies, Some of the most high-profile brands to join the expo are American brands such as Ford, General Electric, Facebook, and Google. Chinese President Xi Jinping pledged on Monday to boost the nation's total imports to more than US$40 trillion in the next 15 years, while warning that U.S.

by | November 07, 2018 | 17:22

India's top oil supplier is Iraq, followed by Iran and Saudi Arabia. He says imports cover nearly 80 percent of India's energy needs, and that it must import from Iran in order to grow its economy. House Democratic Whip Steny H Hoyer said, "Rather than achieving its stated goal of eliminating Iran's oil exports altogether, the administration has issued "exemptions" for major Iranian oil importers, allowing Iran to earn billions of dollars from oil sale".

by | November 07, 2018 | 16:42

Several hours after the kidnapping took place, a video was released on social media which showed the kidnappers forcing the abducted children to call out their names and the names of their parents. "Praise God seventy-eight children and the driver have been released". "We shall only release you after the struggle". One government official blamed Anglophone separatist groups, but the largest separatist groups have denied involvement and condemned the attack, insisting that they do ...

by | November 07, 2018 | 10:23

Ted Cruz (R), and shared that he called Cruz, wished him well, and pledged to do whatever is necessary to bring Democrats and Republicans together. In 2016, Cruz ran for president in a crowded GOP primary. In total, Cruz and O'Rourke raised more than $100 million . Both said strong early voting statewide was a good sign for them.

by | November 05, 2018 | 07:14

The Houthi-affiliated Masirah television station reported that more than 60 airstrikes were launched by the Saudi-led coalition against the Kilo16 area and other surrounding areas in Hodeidah during the past hours. Three-quarters of Yemen's 29 million people are food insecure, 1.8 million children suffer from malnutrition and 400,000 children under age 5 are at risk of death from starvation.

by | November 05, 2018 | 06:37

She later changed her story to say she saw Justice Kavanaugh and his friend near a punch bowl, and could not identify them as having actually been part of any rape. Justice Kavanaugh's confirmation process was delayed while the committee investigated a number of sexual assault and harassment claims, none of which have been corroborated by any public evidence to date.

by | November 05, 2018 | 05:33

When he deployed in January, several hundred North Ogden residents lined the streets to wish him a fond farewell, not knowing that they would never see their mayor again. The officials say another US service member is being treated for wounds sustained in the attack in Kabul on Saturday, Nov. 3. Another soldier from the SFAB was killed in July, also in an insider attack .

by | November 05, 2018 | 02:37

No. 1: Bring your vote-by-mail ballot between now and Election Day to your local polling location and ask to trade it in for an in-person ballot. The secretary of state's office predicts turnout will reach 30 to 35 percent on Election Day.

by | November 04, 2018 | 21:58

Sanctions on Iran's petroleum sector are scheduled to snap back into effect on November 5. An industry source said last month that Turkey had already made efforts to cut its purchases ahead of the US sanctions, but would prefer to keep up some level of Iranian oil imports.

by | November 03, 2018 | 08:55

But National Economic Council director Larry Kudlow told CNBC on Friday that the Cabinet hasn't even been asked to draw up a trade plan with China, contradicting Trump's claim that he had made the request. The Chinese president was also quoted as saying that he was willing to meet Trump in Argentina during the G-20 summit. China has repeatedly questioned the U.S.'s sincerity in trade talks, wary of agreeing to something only to have Trump change his mind.

by | November 03, 2018 | 06:27

Maulana Samiul Haq , also known as the "father of Taliban", was reportedly killed in Pakistan's Rawalpindi. The bloodied body of Maulana Samiul Haq was discovered in his home in the city of Rawalpindi, though accounts differed as to whether he was shot or stabbed to death.

by | November 03, 2018 | 06:02

Samuel the Confessor monastery in as many years. Egypt's government news service released a statement from an unnamed security official saying at least 12 people were injured. In April 2017, twin suicide bombings, claimed by Islamic State, targeted two Coptic churches, killing 48 people. In December 2017 an IS gunman killed nine people in an attack on a church in a south Cairo suburb.

by | November 03, 2018 | 05:45

Will they let me out, really?" She had been living on death row since 2010 after being convicted under Pakistan's tough blasphemy laws . Thousands of supporters of the Tehreek-e-Labbaik party, led by firebrand cleric Khadim Hussain Rizvi, took to the streets in protests , demanding Bibi's public execution.

by | November 03, 2018 | 04:51

The halting of the operation is a major setback for the U.S. and its allies and comes after Turkey threatened a new military operation targeting the Kurdish-led SDF. "We will soon come down hard on the terror organization with more extensive and effective operations", he said.Turkish forces had already bombarded positions east of the river held by the YPG, state-run Anadolu Agency reported on October 29.

by | November 02, 2018 | 23:38

There were also some other concerns about Clinton's joke; namely the fact that she was still trying to live down her 1996 "super predators" comment , which her then-Democratic primary opponent Bernie Sanders said in 2015 was about young Black men who were disproportionately imprisoned because of former President Bill Clinton's controversial 1994 crime bill .

by | November 02, 2018 | 20:09

Surveillance footage showed the bus veered across the lanes, hit a auto, demolished a section of Yangtze River No 2 bridge's barrier and plunged into the river, where the water is about 70 metres [230 feet] deep. Thirteen bodies have been pulled out of the river, but two remain missing. The driver turned his head to face her several times in the argument. After the driver refused to stop, Liu hit the driver's head with her cellphone.

by | November 02, 2018 | 18:28

Waivers are being granted to countries that have shown they've made "important moves" toward reducing Iranian oil imports to zero, Pompeo told reporters on a conference call Friday. President Donald Trump , 6 months after being elected, backed out of the 2015 nuclear deal . These are the most biting sanctions ever imposed, and in November they ratchet up to yet another level.

by | October 31, 2018 | 20:07

Their bodies, bound by tape and facing each other, were on rocks near the Hudson River, leading authorities to believe they may have washed ashore. The family members on October 28 also denied that the sisters were missing since August, noting that their mother initially did report Tala missing but soon found that she had been visiting her sister in New York City.

by | October 31, 2018 | 19:36

Modi said that as the chief minister of Gujarat when he used to visit Kevadiya Colony, he used to look for a hillock from which Sardar's statue can be carved out. His figure is not independently verifiable, but reports from the area and other observers suggest a large number of the tribal population from Gujarat and its neighbouring states are protesting .

by | October 31, 2018 | 19:29

Hammond unveiled the biggest discretionary loosening of the public finances since the economic crash on Monday, as he tried to make good on Prime Minister Theresa May's promise that years of austerity were ending. Downing Street insisted the spending pledges were fully funded, irrespective of the outcome of Brexit talks. Mr Bradley said: "I had two main asks of government to support Mansfield and I am pleased that the Chancellor has listened to us on both counts".

by | October 31, 2018 | 19:25

The injured child is not related. An Indiana woman has been arrested for her alleged involvement in a auto crash that killed three children and wounded an 11-year-old boy, according to police. This was in the Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation area. She was charged with three felony counts of reckless homicide and a misdemeanor charge of passing a school bus causing injury.

by | October 31, 2018 | 19:12

Saudi Arabia says senior officials including Prince Mohammed were unaware of the operation. Saudi Ambassador to the U.S. Prince Khalid bin Salman, a brother of the crown prince, wrote October 8 that Khashoggi had left, and that claims the kingdom "have detained him or killed him are absolutely false, and baseless".

by | October 31, 2018 | 17:02

Pakistani human rights activist Tahira Abdullah called for "state protection" of the acquitted along with her family and attorney. She had moved the Supreme Court against her conviction. She was sentenced to death in a case that provoked uproar at home and overseas. The TLP was founded out of a movement supporting a bodyguard who assassinated Lahore provincial governor Salman Taseer for advocating for Bibi in 2011.

by | October 31, 2018 | 11:42

The U.S. -backed government is rife with corruption and many Afghans have said they do not expect the elections to be fair. The long-delayed parliamentary elections, which were held over two weekends, were targeted in some 250 militant attacks across the country, which killed at least 50 people and wounded more than 100 others.