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by | September 01, 2018 | 09:01

In December, The Fresh York Conditions estimated 1,052 "excess deaths" occurred after Maria. Puerto Rico hurricane evacuees living in hotels across the USA can be evicted in two weeks, a MA judge ruled Thursday, saying he didn't believe it was the right thing to do but that his hands were tied by the law.

by | September 01, 2018 | 08:48

McCain's former colleagues looked on. The third person in line, a Virginia resident who works on national security issues for the government (and who only agreed to speak to ABC News if granted anonymity), described herself as "one of the original McCain-iacs", a former campaign volunteer who dragged her two young children to McCain headquarters twice a week for ten months to help in his 2000 run for president.

by | September 01, 2018 | 07:04

Trump would force him out. I think it's because he is a lot smarter than people - and maybe even the president - think he is. Senator Lindsey Graham, who is close to Trump and a defender of Sessions, said last week he believed Trump would appoint a new attorney general but should wait until the elections, in which Republicans are seeking to maintain control of both the House of Representatives and Senate.

by | September 01, 2018 | 06:42

He's been President Trump's latest target at the Justice Department and the subject of his angry tweets . The people who discussed Ohr's interview were not authorized to publicly discuss details of the closed session and spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity.

by | September 01, 2018 | 04:25

The U.S. donated US$355-million to the agency in 2016 and was set to make a similar contribution this year. The withdrawal of the US funding will be a blow to an agency that now supports more than 5 million people in Jordan, Lebanon, Syria and the West Bank and Gaza.

by | September 01, 2018 | 04:07

The judge in the New Mexico Muslim compound case issued another decision Wednesday that has resulted in public outrage. "The state made not one request for a preliminary hearing, the state made not one request for an extension", Chavez said.

by | September 01, 2018 | 02:46

Mr Corbyn said: "They clearly have two problems". He recently lost a vote of confidence organised by members angry at his support for the government in Brexit votes. Meanwhile, senior Labour backbencher John Mann demanded that Jewish MPs are automatically reselected for Labour instead of facing deselection by hard Left activists for speaking out on anti-Semitism.

by | August 31, 2018 | 22:02

Andrew Gillum is breaking ahead of Ron DeSantis in the governor's race, fueled by the early preference of Florida's independent voters, according to the first publicly-released poll of the general election campaign season. She and Democratic rival, U.S. Rep. Kyrsten Sinema have temporarily suspended their campaigns while the body of six-term U.S. Sen. "That was absolutely a racist, disgusting statement ".

by | August 31, 2018 | 17:22

While long-serving politician and presidential candidate Barry Goldwater was an Arizona native, McCain was " Arizona's favourite adopted son", the governor said on would have been McCain's 82nd birthday. That senator was John McCain , and the two instantly grew close. ReutersMeghan McCain at her father's casket on Wednesday. Late Wednesday night, the McCain family issued a statement saying that about 15,000 people came to pay their respects to the late senator at the Capitol.

by | August 31, 2018 | 16:14

Al Jazeera's Marwan Bishara discusses the meeting and a potential Idlib attack. In recent days, both the government and its ally Russian Federation have stepped up their rhetoric against the rebel presence in Idlib, which is dominated by the Hayat Tahrir Al-Sham (HTS) jihadist alliance formed by Al-Qaeda's former Syrian branch, Al-Nusra Front.

by | August 31, 2018 | 14:41

The truck driver also sustained non-life-threatening injuries in the crash, according to police. Officers and rescue workers were on scene but did not provide details about how many people were killed or injured, or what caused the crash .

by | August 31, 2018 | 06:14

He died from a single gunshot wound and a suicide note was left behind, police say . The man's 32-year-old girlfriend has been confirmed by deputies to be the woman captured on the doorbell camera last Friday. However, they have yet to match any of those claims with the woman in the footage . "This isn't like her", Caitlin Denison's sister, Rachael Denison told CBS7 in Midland.

by | August 30, 2018 | 18:57

Mr Rogoff said: "The French went to contact the British to stop them working and they clashed with each other". Dimitri Rogoff , head of a Normandy fishermen's association, said he "deplored the violence" but the violent scenes "demonstrate the exasperation of Normandy fishermen in a situation which persists and does not change".

by | August 30, 2018 | 13:58

President Donald Trump said Wednesday that there's no reason to spend a lot of money on military wargames with South Korea , but warned he could "instantly" relaunch the exercises again and they would be " far bigger than ever before ". Trump doubled down on his suggestion that China was not helping to rein in its Cold War-era ally - a charge he first levelled when he cancelled a trip to North Korea by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo that was due to take place this week.

by | August 30, 2018 | 10:25

Sources close to the White House said earlier this month that McGahn was likely to leave his White House post after Kavanaugh is confirmed. The conversations have unnerved Trump, who didn't know the full extent of McGahn's discussions, two people familiar with his thinking have said.

by | August 29, 2018 | 22:28

There was a lot of buzz around New York City. According to @NYPDBees, the department's official Twitter account , the bees stopped by just so they could get a quick drink before finding a more permanent home. "It's scary. What's it doing in the middle of town?" Lauriano, who is known as the NYPD's "bee guy", told the news organization that the process would only take a few minutes.

by | August 29, 2018 | 21:59

Speaking in South Africa, she told the BBC she was sticking by her "sensible" plans as they both respected the 2016 referendum vote and protected jobs. "And of course also cooperate to fight corruption and lifting people out of poverty", she said. It comes as Britain's Brexit Minister Dominic Raab said the United Kingdom and the European Union have a deal "within our sights", on the terms of the deal.

by | August 29, 2018 | 18:55

Graham also said that White House chief of staff John Kelly had reached out to the McCain family and had spoken to Cindy McCain, offering the administration's assistance in whatever she needs. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), who said he would introduce a resolution to rename the building in honor of McCain, said on Monday that though Russell was a "towering figure in the Senate of his day", he was "nonetheless an avowed opponent of civil rights and the architect of the Southern ...

by | August 29, 2018 | 15:48

At his request former Presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush will deliver eulogies at McCain's funeral. McCain, a former naval aviator, will be buried at the U.S. McCain was a major Trump critic who feared the president isn't right for the country. Trump tweeted about McCain after his death Saturday but has passed up several chances to comment publicly on the Arizona senator.

by | August 29, 2018 | 15:32

Fitzgerald marked McCain's death on Saturday with a nice remembrance on Twitter: "Rest in peace to an American hero, statesman, servant of the people, and dear friend". McCain's roles in establishing diplomatic relations and restoring trade with Vietnam in the mid-1990s must have required extreme strength of character and forgiveness, he said.

by | August 29, 2018 | 13:24

US Secretary of Defence Jim Mattis told reporters in Washington that the Trump administration had reviewed its support for the Saudi-Emirati coalition. "Coalition airstrikes have caused most direct civilian casualties". The report outlined arbitrary detentions, enforced disappearances and torture, as well as violations of freedom of expression.

by | August 29, 2018 | 08:38

When President Trump visited the island about two weeks after the storm, he praised the disaster response and expressed relief that Maria did not turn out to be a "real catastrophe" like Hurricane Katrina. territory after the low initial death toll was widely questioned. "That caused a number of issues", Goldman said, explaining that people were forced to exert themselves physically or were exposed to intense heat without fans or air conditioning.

by | August 29, 2018 | 08:11

The temporary block was due to expire on Tuesday but United States district judge Robert Lasnik ruled that publishing the files could cause "irreparable harm". In 2012, the US State Department banned Defense Distributed, run by Cody Wilson, from publishing gun CAD files under worldwide arms control rules. The judge said he would presume that Mr.

by | August 29, 2018 | 06:57

Speculation is increasing that there could be a Russian-backed government assault on the northwestern province, home to Syria's last major rebel stronghold. "It is important for all of us to neutralise these radical groups", he said. Earlier this week, the leader of an al-Qaida-linked rebel group in Idlib, Abu Mohammed al-Golani, vowed to fight against a Syrian military offensive.

by | August 29, 2018 | 04:28

Adam Putnam 56 percent to 37 percent when The Associated Press called the race. With the backing of President Donald Trump and more than 100 appearances on Fox News under his belt, U.S. Nelson ran unopposed for the nomination. National Democrats have eyed Curbelo's 26th congressional district as a potential pickup target, in large part because it voted heavily for Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential election.