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by | November 16, 2018 | 19:19

One of Assange's lawyers told The Guardian newspaper that the suggestion his client had been charged with a crime was troubling. This comes after it was revealed the United Kingdom had issued an arrest warrant for Assange for charges related to an alleged sexual assault in Sweden.

by | November 16, 2018 | 18:59

A CNN spokesman said after the ruling: "We are gratified with this result and we look forward to a full resolution in the coming days". When a White House intern tried to take the mic away from Acosta, he continued to hold onto it. During his Presidential campaign, Trump told CNN that he would not kick reporters out the White House. "In that particular incident, we weren't going to tolerate the bad behavior of this one reporter", she said.

by | November 16, 2018 | 18:59

The 2018 midterm elections helped Democrats elect a diverse class of incoming members but the losses suffered by Republicans made their House caucus even more white and male. Tom Daschle. He served in the House before moving to the Senate. "This is not an age thing, this is not a gender thing". Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who won New York's 14th congressional district , is a prime example.

by | November 16, 2018 | 17:46

GenForward is a survey conducted by the Black Youth Project at the University of Chicago with the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research. "In a memo from her Onward Together group, Clinton sought money to pay for lawyers and activists to help in the recount". Aside from head-scratching comments such as rejecting calls for civility, numerous same issues that tanked her presidential run in 2016 will undoubtedly arise again in 2020.

by | November 16, 2018 | 17:18

Authorities now say more than 600 people are missing and 63 have been confirmed dead after the Camp Fire ripped through the town of Paradise . Authorities attributed the high death toll in part to the staggering speed with which the wind-driven flames, fuelled by desiccated scrub and trees, raced through Paradise , a town of 27,000 residents.

by | November 15, 2018 | 20:19

He added that Israeli minister's resignation "is an important political victory for Gaza, which - by standing firm against the Israeli aggression - succeeded in causing a political natural disaster in Israel". Sirens wailed in southern Israel as militants unleashed barrages of rocket and mortar fire, sending residents rushing to shelters. The Israeli PM, however, rejected the criticism of his policy vis a vis the Palestinian terror groups in Gaza.

by | November 15, 2018 | 19:38

Egypt has urged Israel to back down and the United States, whose peace mediation has been stalled since 2014, condemned Hamas for the attacks. "Israeli forces must refrain from carrying out indiscriminate attacks and do everything in their power to ensure civilian lives are spared and damage to civilian homes , facilities and infrastructure is prevented".

by | November 15, 2018 | 18:42

This follows diplomatic efforts to end the conflict in Hodeida , whose Red Sea port serves as a key lifeline for the impoverished country. Yemen's internationally-backed government and Saudi Arabia have repeatedly accused the Houthi rebels of using Hodeidah's port to smuggle Iranian weapons.

by | November 15, 2018 | 16:45

He says the killers drugged and killed the writer inside the consulate, before dismembering the body and handing it over for disposal by an unidentified local collaborator. The Turkish government is demanding the suspects be investigated and put on trial in Turkey. Qahtani led the communications team of Crown Prince Mohamed bin Salman and was removed from his role last month following Khashoggi's death.

by | November 14, 2018 | 11:29

Stephanie Grisham, the first lady's communications director, said in a statement that Ricardel should no longer serve in the NSC. On Tuesday , the Wall Street Journal reported that Trump meant to remove Ricardel from office, following an incident between the deputy and First Lady Melania Trump during a recent trip to Africa.

by | November 14, 2018 | 09:16

A Downing Street spokesperson confirmed that a Cabinet meeting is due to take place to decide the next steps, following discussions in Brussels. Among the biggest obstacles in reaching agreement has been the length of time over which the Irish backstop - to prevent the development of a hard border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland - would apply.

by | November 12, 2018 | 21:26

Police said the man is a 20-year-old citizen with Somalian parents. Police have shot a knife-wielding man after three people were stabbed in Melbourne's Bourke Street . "He's someone that was known to us", Ashton said. There will be increased police presence in the CBD and at sporting events and gatherings over the weekend, including the racing at Flemington and Remembrance Sunday ceremonies.

by | November 12, 2018 | 21:20

Brown told a press briefing that federal and state governments must do more forest management but said that's not the source of the problem. "Remedy now, or no more Fed payments!" he added. That helped double the size of the Woolsey Fire to 8,000 acres (3238 hectares), fire officials said. "They'll be acting as back fill for local fire departments", Davila said.

by | November 12, 2018 | 20:43

It was announced on Sunday night that the Israeli prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu , would cut short his visit to Paris and return home because of the fighting. Six of the Palestinians killed belonged to Hamas and the seventh was a member of the militant Popular Resistance Committees, AFP news agency cited Palestinian officials as saying.

by | November 12, 2018 | 20:11

Witnesses further stated that both CID officers and security forces in the Hotel Sahafi, after seeing the initial explosion, opened fire. Witnesses also said the first blast hit the wall of the Hotel Sahafi, the second vehicle with explosives detonated between the hotel and criminal investigations department (CID) and the third auto blew up on a small street behind the hotel.

by | November 12, 2018 | 20:02

Trump said at the meeting, 'We want to absolutely be there. "We're giving all of our wealth, all of our money, to other countries and then they don't treat us properly", he said. The White House has also been cool about bringing the two leaders together amid the political pressure in Washington over alleged Russian meddling in USA elections.

by | November 12, 2018 | 19:42

Trump said Friday he had not spoken with Whitaker about Mueller's investigation, which until now has been overseen by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein . It is far from clear that trying to force out Mueller would stop any of that. Trump, who has frequently dismissed that probe as a "witch hunt", feigned ignorance of Whitaker's background.

by | November 12, 2018 | 14:46

The sheriff's department compiled a list of 110 people unaccounted for, but officials held out hope that many were safe but had no cellphones or some other way to contact loved ones. A member of the Malibu City Council was burned trying to save his home but was expected to recover. The lull allowed firefighters to gain 10 percent control of the Woolsey fire , which has burned more than 130 square miles (335 square kilometers) in western Los Angeles County and southeastern Ventura ...

by | November 11, 2018 | 21:16

Los Angeles County sheriff's chief John Benedict said two bodies were found in the fire zone of a Southern California blaze, the first fatalities from fires blazing north and west of downtown Los Angeles. Evacuation orders included the entire town of Malibu, which is home to 13,000 residents. Residents who stayed behind to try to save their property or who managed to get back to their neighbourhoods in Paradise found cars incinerated and homes reduced to rubble.

by | November 11, 2018 | 21:01

Former Sri Lankan president and the man who was sworn in as Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa supported the dissolution, and said , "As leaders, it is our responsibility and obligation to give the people the opportunity to voice their opinions on the future of #SriLanka".

by | November 11, 2018 | 20:03

She will succeed Keith Ellison , the first Muslim to ever be elected to the House. They settled in Minnesota, which now has a large Somali-American community. In February, Omar spoke openly about what she saw as the president's prejudice against Muslims, saying there is no debate about "whether Trump is a racist".

by | November 10, 2018 | 15:41

FBN's Stuart Varney on China developing a virtual anchor to deliver the news. But AI anchors may one day challenge the human variety due to their ability to work 24 hours a day provided human editors keep inputting text into the system.

by | November 10, 2018 | 15:30

Trump's tweet , issued shortly after he arrived in the French capital Paris , comes days after French President Emmanuel Macron suggested that Europe should create its own army to protect itself from potential enemies including Russia, China - and the United States.

by | November 10, 2018 | 14:36

The frigate was taking a lot of water and seven of its crew were injured , police told the newspaper, adding that everyone aboard the vessels has already been evacuated. It's unclear how long the Sture terminal will remain closed. "Several offshore rigs that were pumping their production into the Sture terminal -a major export oil terminal- was shut down temporarily 'as a precautionary measure".

by | November 10, 2018 | 13:03

Nauert said the meeting would be held when "our respective schedules permit", and that the administration remained focused on fulfilling Kim's pledge at his June summit with Trump to "denuclearize". The talks between President Donald Trump's top diplomat and the North Korean delegation were due to be held on Thursday. Russian Federation and China have argued that North Korea should be rewarded with an easing of sanctions for halting missile tests and opening up a dialogue with the United ...

by | November 09, 2018 | 13:04

I'll give you an example in Pennsylvania, which is kind of, one of the most striking scenes. "And just imagine this, it is a conservative woman to boot!" Democrats Sharice Davids (left), a member of the Ho-Chunk Nation and Deb Haaland (right), a member of New Mexico's Laguna Pueblo people are the first Indigenous women in Congress.

by | November 09, 2018 | 11:14

He has been arrested and taken to hospital in a critical condition, police said. A man wielding a knife was shot by police. Clayton confirmed that police officers, clearly seen confronting a man in digital footage of the incident, are "okay".

by | November 09, 2018 | 11:13

Teylor Whittler told "Fox & Friends" she was at the country bar celebrating a friend's 21st birthday when the shooting occurred. "He looked like he knew what he was doing ". "We just tried to get down as fast as we could and get out of there". "I heard at least eight to 10 shots and I got outside and I still heard the shots".

by | November 09, 2018 | 11:09

Thanking Sessions for his service, Romney said that it was "imperative that the important work of the Justice Department continues, and that the Mueller investigation proceeds to its conclusion unimpeded". The protests kicked off Thursday night as media outlets began recirculating a 2017 interview Whitaker gave on "The David Webb Show " in which he argued that a USA president has the power to end any federal investigation without obstructing justice.

by | November 09, 2018 | 10:59

The school closures cover all districts in the county, including those in Paradise, Chico, Oroville and the Butte County Office of Education as well. "Had he not put out that fire, I would not have made it to the vehicle", she said. The gusts blowing down the mountain slopes not only fan flames but also dry out the land surface, lowering relative humidity levels to 10 percent - creating tinderbox conditions for the spread of fire.