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by | November 09, 2018 | 05:27

Democrats needed to pick up two dozen seats to seize the House majority and two seats to control the Senate . Health care and immigration were high on voters' minds as they cast ballots in the midterm elections , per a wide-ranging survey by The Associated Press .

by | November 09, 2018 | 04:28

Protesters are calling for Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker to recuse himself from overseeing the investigation, handing the reins back to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, according to the statement. A Kremlin spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, on Thursday called Mueller's investigation a "headache" for USA authorities but said it "has nothing to do with us", and he declined to comment on Sessions' departure .

by | November 09, 2018 | 04:15

One associate, Jerome Corsi, said in a video recording Monday that he's "been involved in a really constant basis" for two months with Mueller's investigation. And, if nothing else, having an attorney general who isn't recused from Mueller's work might give the White House a clearer look inside it. Republican Mitt Romney, the party's 2012 presidential nominee who was elected on Tuesday to the US Senate from Utah, also said Mueller's probe should not be affected by Sessions' departure.

by | November 09, 2018 | 03:16

The death comes just two months after two tourists were injured by sharks in the same area. SHARK experts have described the three attacks in the Whitsunday's as completely out of the ordinary for the underwater predator. At the time 16 vessels were anchored in Cid Harbour and authorities warned all of them of the situation and water safety. The scene is what you would imagine a shark attack to be like.

by | November 09, 2018 | 02:29

According to AP, Ventura County Sheriff's Office Captain Garo Kuredjian said the first reports of shots fired came around 11:20 pm and the authorities are still treating it as "a very active scene". Cody Coffman, 22 , is pictured in a photo distributed to the media by his father, Jason Coffman, who says that Cody is one of the victims of a mass shooting in Thousand Oaks, Calif ., on November 7, 2018.

by | November 08, 2018 | 21:45

Deb Haaland in New Mexico and Sharice Davids in Kansas became the first Native American women ever elected to Congress. Though a few months older than Ocasio-Cortez, Abby Finkenauer of Iowa, along with fellow candidate Cindy Axne , won a different distinction as the first women Iowa has ever sent to the House.

by | November 08, 2018 | 19:27

US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has served on the court since 1993. The hospital determined that "fractured three ribs on her left side". The extent of Ginsburg's injury was not clear. But they can be very painful and controlling pain is key. Should Ginsburg or any of the other three liberal justices step down while President Donald Trump is in office, that crucial advantage at the highest level of the judicial branch of the USA government could grow even larger.

by | November 08, 2018 | 16:58

Votes are still being counted in some areas, with 12 races too close to call in House of Representatives. How many seats do Democrats and Republicans have in House? . Libby noted that often the only way the Legislature was able to extract information from LePage's administration was to use the Government Oversight Committee's subpoena powers to compel witnesses to appear before them.

by | November 08, 2018 | 16:01

EP-3's right side with an excessive closure rate and came within five feet of the EP-3's right wingtip". The entire incident lasted for 25 minutes. The U.S. Navy. The Russian Embassy in the United States posted a brief statement on Twitter denying any fault. It's unclear how close the aircraft came to hitting each other or whether the Russian fighter was armed.

by | November 08, 2018 | 15:50

On Sunday, the tech titan apparently received a call from US law enforcement regarding suspicious activity, which they believed was linked to foreign entities. The company said its so-called elections war room is the nerve center of the social network's fight against misinformation and political interference.

by | November 08, 2018 | 12:00

He could not immediately provide information on the extent of the victims' injuries or if any others had been hospitalized. Multiple people have been injured in a suspected mass shooting at a California bar. "He shot a lot, at least 30 times". A man who says he was in the bar told ABC news that he saw a man shoot into the crowd of customers - many of whom said to be students.

by | November 08, 2018 | 10:01

We got to be willing, inside elections and outside of elections, that our voices still matter. "It was brutal. I don't know". Eleventh-hour polls had shown what appeared to be a significant shift against Republicans in highly anticipated races for the Senate and governor's mansion.

by | November 08, 2018 | 07:02

The U.S. plane maker said investigators probing the Lion Air crash off the coast of Indonesia that killed all 189 people aboard found that one of the "angle of attack" sensors on the Boeing 737 MAX aircraft had provided erroneous data.

by | November 07, 2018 | 23:28

He would not have nominated him, he said, had he known Sessions would recuse himself from the Russian Federation investigation. Trump wrote on Wednesday. Rosenstein talked about secretly recording the president or having him declared incapacitated. In recent months, however, some of those allies had signalled a willingness to tolerate Sessions' removal after the Midterm election.

by | November 07, 2018 | 22:56

They do that with us, they're going to be arrested, there are going to be problems . Members of the US Border Patrol called the fencing "necessary preparations" as upwards of 4,000-8,000 migrants march north through Mexico". Manning stressed that the us defense Department will disseminate information about the number of troops deployed on the southwest border. That number could reach 7,000 in weeks to come, The Associated Press reported .

by | November 07, 2018 | 21:55

Ocasio-Cortez could lose her title of the youngest woman elected to Congress in a matter of hours. Veronica Escobar earned 68 percent of the vote in her bid to fill the Texas 16th district seat vacated by Beto O'Rourke when he ran for senate.

by | November 07, 2018 | 20:43

Acosta physically prevented a female White House staffer from taking away the microphone after President Trump told him to stop talking. "I consider it to be an invasion", Trump responded. And the way you treat other people is terrible. The way you treat Sarah Huckabee is terrible, and the way you treat other people are awful. When Acosta started to ask Trump about his comments calling a migrant group marching toward the southern U.S.

by | November 07, 2018 | 20:34

In the high-profile case, Christopher Watts entered the plea in Weld County District Court on Tuesday, his voice shaking as he spoke the words "guilty" nine times in response to the various counts. "And so that's about as firmly as she could have said it to me, and that was very compelling to all of us as we were talking about how to proceed on this case".

by | November 07, 2018 | 20:09

Before Tuesday's vote 20 of the 50 states allow it for medical use. "I don't want people to go to other states to get it and spend their money somewhere else". OH was the most recent state to legalize medical weed through a ballot initiative in October, and Vermont became the first state to bypass the polls entirely by legalizing recreational cannabis through its state legislature in January.

by | November 07, 2018 | 18:14

With the vote in Florida, most felons will automatically have their voting rights restored when they complete their sentences or go on probation. Before the result, Florida was one of the four states that did not restore voting rights to felons after serving their sentences.

by | November 07, 2018 | 16:42

This past year has marked a distressing period for Cameroon's Anglophone regions , as hundreds have lost their lives as a result of the violence that has cropped up between armed separatists and the military. Global actors - especially the African Union, the United Nations, France, the United Kingdom, and the United States - should unanimously condemn violence against civilians and make clear that no political objective justifies tampering with the right to education and abducting sleeping ...

by | November 07, 2018 | 15:39

Omar says one of her priorities is to continue to stand against President Donald Trump's immigration policies. With this victory, she will be the first Somali-American elected to U.S. In August, she emerged as the victor of a Democratic primary for a seat vacated by John Conyers, a longtime liberal lion who stepped down in December amid sexual harassment allegations and failing health.

by | November 07, 2018 | 15:34

For pre-trial hearings, authorities opted to transport him to and from jail by shutting down the Brooklyn Bridge to make way for a police motorcade that included a SWAT team and an ambulance, all tracked by helicopters. Prosecutors say the USA government is seeking a $14 billion forfeiture order as part of the case. His defense team says he has struggled to pay his legal bills.

by | November 07, 2018 | 15:30

Fox News' Jeanine Pirro appeared onstage with the president as well, as did veteran talk radio host Rush Limbaugh. "While we often hear that all politics is local, there's just no getting away from the fact that Trump's policies are on the ballot", said host Laura Ingraham on Fox News' "The Ingraham Angle" during her opening monologue, in which she focused on protecting and preserving America's and Americans' future.

by | November 07, 2018 | 15:14

Those friends, 17-year-olds Dylan Ceglarek and Brian Porras, are also in custody and facing multiple criminal charges. "The case we worked on tonight was one of the most disturbing and saddest I've seen in my career", Volusia County Sheriff Mike Chitwood said in the statement.