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by | August 02, 2018 | 15:49

The Koch network also is supporting Mr. Trump's nominee for the Supreme Court, Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh, with a media and grassroots campaign of up to $1 million through Americans for Prosperity . Trump held a campaign rally for Cramer in June. Of course, that's just what they're doing. "And I think they're agnostic, from what I've seen, with respect to what party a person is".

by | August 02, 2018 | 13:22

Speaking to business leaders in Washington , Pompeo said the USA would invest US$113m in digital economy, energy and infrastructure in the region and double the government's development finance capacity to US$60bn. "These funds represent just a down payment on a new era in U.S. economic commitment to peace and prosperity in the Indo-Pacific region". "We'll have contracts that are open and transparent".

by | August 02, 2018 | 12:13

The results of the presidential election, which is a separate contest pitting Mr Mnangagwa against Mr Chamisa, are yet to be declared, but the parliamentary results bode well for the incumbent. I'm humbled by the support you have given to me as a Presidential Candidate. Otherwise, a run-off election will be held on 8 September. But he also criticized the election commission's "lack of transparency", and "some problems around polling stations" on voting day.

by | August 02, 2018 | 06:34

But when the special counsel hit the two men with a second indictment in February, Gates pleaded guilty to two lesser counts in exchange for cooperation. But that trust was misplaced, Zehnle said in an opening statement that made clear that undermining the credibility of Gates - a former Trump campaign aide who spent years working for Manafort in Ukraine - is central to the defense strategy.

by | August 02, 2018 | 04:41

The Washington Post reported Monday that United States intelligence agencies have obtained evidence indicating that North Korea is continuing to build long-range missiles. The Post's report cited unidentified officials familiar with intelligence reporting. How many USA servicemen are missing from the Korean War? North Korea halted nuclear and missile tests, shut down its nuclear testing site and began dismantling facilities at its rocket launch site.

by | August 01, 2018 | 22:45

Appearing on Fox News' Hannity , Giuliani said a potential Trump-Mueller interview is "highly unlikely" because he would be walking into a perjury trap. But its outcome is being watched closely since it is the first case brought by Mueller's legal team that has gone to trial. Rudy Giuliani is purposely exchanging "Conspiracy" for "Collusion" to intertwine a legal term of art with a political one.

by | August 01, 2018 | 21:28

According to the US official who spoke to Reuters , one photo showed a truck and covered trailer similar to those the North has used to move its ICBMs. Image copyright Getty Images Image caption There are thought to be around 5,300 remains of USA soldiers in North Korea Does North Korea have any others collected? But many foreign experts believe those are not enough to prove it's serious about disarmament, saying the North must first submit a list of nuclear assets to be dismantled.

by | August 01, 2018 | 21:01

While the presidential contest involved 23 candidates, the main race was between Chamisa, a 40-year-old lawyer and pastor, and 75-year-old Emmerson Mnangagwa , who helped engineer Mugabe's downfall in November. The country is still waiting for the outcome of a presidential vote that's been marred by allegations of irregularities. When Mugabe resigned last November , bowing to pressure from his former ally Mnangagwa and the military, observers both at home and overseas heralded Monday's ...

by | August 01, 2018 | 20:25

He said Mr Blevins was a danger to them and to the community. He quickly falls to the ground, and in the "enhanced" video released by the police, a handgun laying next to his body is circled. Although he had a moderately extensive criminal record, Blevins would not have been in much trouble simply for walking down an alley and firing his gun.

by | August 01, 2018 | 19:59

Manafort worked for the Trump campaign for five months in 2016, rising to campaign chairman. Adding to the intrigue is the expected spectacle of Manafort's deputy, Rick Gates, testifying against him after cutting a plea deal with prosecutors, and the speculation that Manafort, who faces charges in two different courts and decades in prison if convicted, may be holding out for a pardon from Trump.

by | August 01, 2018 | 17:49

Under the 2015 deal, called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action , the fruit of Rouhani's efforts to ease Iran's worldwide isolation to help revive its economy, Iran curbed its shadowy nuclear program and won relief from United Nations and Western sanctions in return.

by | August 01, 2018 | 16:58

He was trying to tell supporters that tighter laws would stop people who aren't US citizens from voting, and in his argument added that people need IDs for most other things. President Trump on Tuesday issued a defiant defense of his trade policies, praising American farmers for weathering Chinese tariffs and telling a crowd at a rally for Republican candidates that "the days of plundering American jobs and American wealth, those days are over".

by | August 01, 2018 | 16:35

Government funding is now set to expire at the end of the day on September 30, leaving lawmakers just 11 legislative days to negotiate an agreement. Trump said Monday at a news conference with Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte that the sanctions would not change despite the Russians' request.

by | August 01, 2018 | 16:00

Concerned about the potential for readily available downloadable instructions to make 3D-printed guns, a group of state attorneys general has filed suit to block a Trump administration settlement with an organization Defense Distributed, a Texas non-profit.

by | August 01, 2018 | 15:32

The White House said it did not comment on intelligence, Reuters reported, while a senior official at South Korea's presidential office said US and South Korean intelligence agencies are closely looking into various North Korean movements. "There are chance encounters, there are sometimes planned encounters - but we're not there yet for any announcement", the official said. The Post's report cited unidentified officials familiar with intelligence reporting.

by | July 31, 2018 | 23:13

The Hwasong-15 is North Korea's longest-range ballistic missile , capable of carrying a large payload to likely all of the contiguous United States. A nonprofit group in California called the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies recently published images of a large industrial facility that some United States intelligence analysts believe is the Kangson uranium enrichment plant.

by | July 31, 2018 | 18:42

U.S. President Donald Trump said Monday he would meet with Iran's leader without any preconditions, despite his administration's hard line with the country in general. Trump has increased pressure on Iran to stop supporting terrorists and militias along with other threatening and destabilizing behavior in the region.

by | July 31, 2018 | 17:28

Investigators in the San Antonio suburb of Leon Valley say the person in custody was charged on Monday night. A group of "well-trained" thieves stole a shark from the San Antonio aquarium in a stroller - and are still on the lam. Management caught up to the suspects in the parking lot and were denied access to both searching the vehicle and the stroller. One, who is age 38, cold face a felony charge.

by | July 31, 2018 | 16:46

Trump's tweets came shortly after the government said that over 1,800 children separated at the US-Mexico border had been reunited with their families. "It's been going well, very well", said Sen. 'I would have no problem doing a shut down. There was a brief government shutdown in January after Senate Democrats refused to back a spending package because of Trump's move to potentially force the deportation of immigrants who had been brought to the United States illegally as children.

by | July 31, 2018 | 16:28

It means anyone with a 3D printer - which costs around $2,000 and can be programmed to build objects of nearly any shape - will be able starting next week to make plastic-bodied guns at home for just a few hundred dollars each. However, the litigation is ongoing, and the state will seek preliminary and permanent injunctions against 3D gun files. But in 2015, Defense Distributed, along with Second Amendment Foundation, filed a lawsuit against the State Department's Directorate of Defense ...

by | July 31, 2018 | 16:25

Barrasso said that he looks forward to the Senate confirmation hearings, which have yet to be scheduled. "As the senator from West Virginia, I have a constitutional responsibility to advise and consent on a nominee to fill Supreme Court vacancies and I take that responsibility seriously", he said in a statement .

by | July 31, 2018 | 13:57

Before joining Mr Trump's team in summer 2016, Paul Manafort had worked on a number of Republican presidential campaigns, including those of Gerald Ford in the mid-1970s and Ronald Reagan from 1978 to 1980. The exhibits show that Manafort, in addition to work on multiple Ukrainian elections, did political consulting and lobbying work for Yanukovych outside specific campaigns.

by | July 31, 2018 | 13:04

The polar bear was shot dead by another employee, the cruise company said on Saturday. He suffered non-life-threatening head injuries and is said to be in a stable condition. "We are extremely sorry that this incident has happened". "When there's only 25,000 polar bears left on the planet, every one matters". In 1995, Nina Jeanette Olaussen, 22, from Oslo was attacked and killed by polar bear on Platafjellet, just west of Longyearbyen, and just five months later Helmer Kristian Kristensen ...

by | July 31, 2018 | 13:02

The MDC is headed by Nelson Chamisa , 40, a lawyer and pentecostal preacher. Final results are due by 4 August. In the 2008 election, the result was not announced for more than a month, fueling complaints the result was rigged by the incumbent ZANU-PF.

by | July 31, 2018 | 11:47

A real-life McGruff is taking a bite out of crime in Colombia , sniffing her way to high-profile drug busts - and now, the cartels have started taking notice. Tito Castellanos, the deputy director for the anti-narcotics police, told Colombian news agency RCN . Sometimes people ask to pose for pictures with the furry officer when they see her on duty in the airport.