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by | November 26, 2018 | 18:41

He argued that the challenge to Mueller's appointment could affect the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election, and therefore Papadopoulos' own conviction. According to Mueller's team, Papadopoulos "lied to the Federal Bureau of Investigation regarding his interactions with a foreign professor whom he understood to have significant ties to the Russian government, as well as a female Russian national".

by | November 26, 2018 | 17:17

The Hoover Police Department said on Twitter that the man who was killed, Emantic Fitzgerald Bradford Jr ., "may have been involved in some aspect" of an altercation at the Riverchase Galleria in Hoover that preceded the shooting. Police initially released a statement after the incident saying an officer had killed the shooter, but were later forced to retract the information after investigation revealed that the man killed, while possibly having been involved in the altercation, was " ...

by | November 26, 2018 | 16:28

Half of the whales were already dead when they were found by DOC officers, who were notified on Saturday night by a hiker camping in the area. "Sadly, the likelihood of being able to successfully re-float the remaining whales was extremely low", Ren Leppens of the regional Department of Conservation (DOC) said in a statement .

by | November 26, 2018 | 16:22

Prominent cleric Khadim Hussain Rizvi's supporters clashed with police in the eastern city of Lahore soon after he was taken away, with at least five people wounded, police said. The government on Friday announced the arrest of TLP leader Khadim Hussain Rizvi to "safeguard public life, property and honour". Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry said the current crackdown on Labbaik party supporters has nothing to do with Asia Bibi's case.

by | November 26, 2018 | 14:33

To win back support, several analysts said Tsai should move closer to the USA, which sells weapons to Taiwan to defend against forceful unification by the mainland. The Nationalists had campaigned on a pro-business platform, while also advocating a more conciliatory line toward Beijing. Incumber mayor Ko Wen-je, an independent, secured a narrow victory, while the DPP candidate came in a distant third.

by | November 26, 2018 | 13:13

The National Weather Service said snow of 6 to 12 inches was possible in parts of Iowa into IL. "We're asking drivers to help us in keeping them safe by remembering to slow down during severe weather and be prepared for reduced visibility and changing pavement conditions".

by | November 26, 2018 | 12:28

District courts across the country have so far blocked the policy from going into effect. President Trump's decision late Friday to ban transgender Americans from serving in the USA military was blasted by House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, who called the move "cowardly" and "disgusting".

by | November 25, 2018 | 22:56

By Monday morning, the storm was expected to hit parts of northern IN and southern MI. The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for parts of MI. The heaviest snow in Chicago will hit around 5 p.m. Sunday evening through 5 a.m. Monday morning. "The really heavy stuff will pick up after 6 p.m.

by | November 25, 2018 | 22:53

The statement added that Russia had been informed in advance about the planned transit, something Russia has denied, according to Russian news agencies. "The ships of the Ukrainian Navy continue to perform tasks in compliance with all norms of global law", the Ukrainian Navy said in a statement said.

by | November 25, 2018 | 21:00

Special counsel Robert Mueller's team of prosecutors have questioned several associates of Stone as part of their investigation into alleged Russian interference with the 2016 USA presidential election and whether Trump's election campaign team colluded with Moscow.

by | November 25, 2018 | 20:07

The UAE's ambassador to London , Sulaiman Hamid Almazroui, said the government was considering the request, filed by Hedges' family, and hoped that an "amicable solution" could be reached. "The case against Hedges was thoroughly investigated by the public prosecutor", the statement said. The UAE appears to have responded to the backlash against Hedge's conviction by considering a clemency plea.

by | November 25, 2018 | 19:54

Asylum seekers will submit their application on the US-Mexico border , at an official entry point, and then turn back to wait in Mexico while the US authorities evaluate their claim. "There is no agreement of any sort between the future Mexican federal government and the US", the incoming interior minister said in a statement. "For now, we have agreed to this policy of Remain in Mexico ", the Post quoted Sanchez Cordero as saying.

by | November 25, 2018 | 19:30

According to the locals, the bus plunged in the canal around 12.25pm. The sources said the bus skidded around 60ft from the road before coming to rest on its left side on the canal bed, blocking the two doors and reducing any chance of escape for the trapped passengers.

by | November 25, 2018 | 19:11

Akiiki said the chances of finding any more survivors are diminishing after being in the waters for over 12 hours and counting. Instead of 50 people which the boat's capacity could carry, the President said it had about 120 passengers on board.

by | November 25, 2018 | 11:36

There can be no justification whatsoever for any act of terrorism. Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said all 21 Chinese staff members were safe and unharmed. To ensure the security of both Chinese officials and engineers involved in CPEC projects, the Pakistani military stood up a Special Security Division in 2016 comprising 15,000 troops.

by | November 25, 2018 | 10:06

Colonel General Igor Korobov, 62, had served as chief of the Main Intelligence Directorate, commonly known by the Russian acronym GRU, for almost three years. Earlier this month, Russian President Vladimir Putin praised the GRU on its 100th anniversary. Korobov worked in military intelligence since 1985 and occupied different positions in the Main Intelligence Directorate.

by | November 25, 2018 | 01:49

Contact with this, and other endangered Andaman tribes, is legally forbidden because of the risk of them contracting diseases which their immune systems are not able to deal with, according to a BBC report about the incident. According to NDTV , John was killed by a whirlwind of arrows shot towards him by the Sentinelese people on November 16. The next morning they saw his body being dragged across a beach and buried in the sand , the police chief said, adding: "This was a misplaced ...

by | November 23, 2018 | 21:45

David Valadao had escaped with a victory by roughly 4,000 votes in California's 21st District, where three-quarters of the population is Hispanic and Hillary Clinton paced President Donald Trump by 16 points in 2016. A record number of women will serve in the 116th U.S. Congress, which maintains a Republican Senate, and will begin its session on January 3, 2019. On Nov.

by | November 23, 2018 | 21:42

President Donald Trump has disputed that US intelligence officials concluded that the de facto leader of American ally Saudi Arabia ordered the killing of a USA -based journalist critical of the kingdom's royal family. The US has sanctioned 17 Saudi individuals after the journalist's killing. The Danish Foreign Ministry announced Thursday that it would not approve future weapons and military equipment exports to the country following the death of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi ...

by | November 23, 2018 | 17:25

Samuel Jimenez , a 28-year-old police officer and father, was also killed during the gunfight. Lopez had a permit to possess a concealed firearm, and it was unclear if officials knew about the 2014 complaint when the permit was granted, said Guglielmi, who said Lopez had legally purchased four guns in the last five years.

by | November 23, 2018 | 15:57

The actual legal text will have to be negotiated after Brexit on March 29, and that could well be even more complicated than what has come so far. "We would hope that not just the DUP but all parties in parliament would rally around this withdrawal agreement , rally around the political declaration and let's move on to a more positive, substantive future relationship conversation".

by | November 23, 2018 | 15:29

The gunman was shot dead by a police officer who confronted him as he ran from the scene, said Hoover police Captain Gregg Rector. It is unclear how many other people were injured or what their conditions were. Police tell Al.com that the suspect is dead following an officer-involved shooting . "We are devastated by the incident that happened tonight in our shopping center".

by | November 23, 2018 | 15:17

Chinese President Xi Jinping puases to pay respects to the national flags of both China and the Philippines during welcoming ceremony. The two leaders held a bilateral meeting, charting the course for the future of Philippines-China bilateral relations, had an in-depth exchange of views on regional and global issues of common interest, and reached an important consensus.

by | November 23, 2018 | 14:59

Witnesses said they heard heavy gunfire, as well as several blasts. Volunteers wait outside the Chinese Consulate after an attack in Karachi , Pakistan, Friday, Nov. And in May, gunmen opened fire on two Chinese nationals in Karachi , killing one and wounding the other. "China and Pakistan are all-weather strategic partners", the spokesperson said.

by | November 23, 2018 | 14:43

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has passed a Resolution to celebrate the 550th Birth Anniversary of Shri Guru Nanak Devji, which falls next year, throughout the country and across the globe, in a grand and befitting manner along with State Governments and the Indian Missions overseas.