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by | January 21, 2019 | 22:57

Giuliani said there "weren't a lot of them, but there were conversations". Last week Giuliani said people linked to Trump may have colluded with Russian Federation, without the president's knowledge. Lanny Davis, a legal and communications adviser to Cohen, said before the special counsel statement was issued, "Out of respect for Mr Mueller's and the Office of Special Counsel's investigation, Mr Cohen declined to respond to the questions asked by the reporters and so do I".

by | January 21, 2019 | 22:26

A second video shows a cop and the children's mother, who was also a suspect, getting the infant from the back of the truck. In what became a viral video on social media, a girl toddler without shoes is seen getting out of a vehicle and walking towards a few police officers with her hands up.

by | January 21, 2019 | 20:44

Twenty-five police officers were hurt in the protests, according to a statement from the Greek citizens' protection ministry, while a first aid station said two protesters were hospitalized with breathing difficulties. "We as Macedonians do not concede even a letter from this sacred name ". That is the name under which it was admitted to the United Nations in 1993.

by | January 21, 2019 | 20:43

Trump and a top North Korean official met at the White House to finalize details of a potential summit on dismantling the North's nuclear weapons program. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo welcomed Kim at the hotel, posing briefly for pictures near a shelf with a framed portrait of civil rights icon Martin Luther King Jr., and later invited the delegation to lunch.

by | January 21, 2019 | 18:19

Cabinet sources have told Sky News that Mrs May made clear she was ditching efforts to seek a cross-party compromise, because the level of support expected from Labour MPs was not deemed strong enough to pass the Withdrawal Agreement and the subsequent Brexit legislation required before the United Kingdom leaves the EU.

by | January 21, 2019 | 18:09

Reuters reports that WhatsApp will be limiting the number of times a message can be forwarded by a single user. In a press release, the Facebook-owned company said the restriction was being extended to keep the service a private messaging app.

by | January 21, 2019 | 17:48

Day, and her campaign logo was inspired by Shirley Chisholm , the first black woman to run for president almost four decades ago. Harris plans a more formal campaign launch in Oakland, Calif., on Sunday, when she will give a speech outlining her candidacy.

by | January 21, 2019 | 17:46

The bid for the presidency puts Harris in a position - if she could emerge from the Democratic field and then beat Trump - to become the first woman and woman of color to ascend to the nation's highest office. Earlier this month, Harris, during an interview, had said that the United States is ready for a woman of colour to be president. Several other Democrats have already declared their intentions, including former Maryland Rep.

by | January 21, 2019 | 17:34

Some of the protesters attacked Les Invalides, the site where the body of Napoleon is entombed in a sarcophagus under a golden dome; they were fought off by Paris police using tear gas, water cannon and "flash ball guns", according to multiple news agencies.

by | January 21, 2019 | 15:04

Originally forecast to bring 18 to 24 inches to Greater Bangor, the storm, as of noon, dropped only 2.7 inches of snow over the area. The Missouri Department of Transportation issued the news of the pileup near Ste. In Detroit, many motorists were moving well below posted speed limits along freeways due to slushy conditions. A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow, sleet and ice across Western Pennsylvania will make travel very hazardous or impossible, according to the ...

by | January 21, 2019 | 14:43

The Bellville area could still get up to 2 inches of snow today. Extreme cold warnings are issued when very cold temperatures or wind chill creates an elevated risk to health such as frostbite and hypothermia. Extreme cold continues to grip Saskatchewan, Manitoba, and Ontario . Thursday afternoon will be partly cloudy with highs in the lower-50s. If we can take the European ensembles to heart, this late week cold front may bring a sustained period of cold temperatures to the region.

by | January 21, 2019 | 14:22

Amid the deadlock, the Sunday Times reports details on how lawmakers are working to take control of the agenda from Mrs May. If May can not compromise, she should allow parliament to find a way to overcome its splits, Major said. "And yet here he is, the leader of her Majesty's Opposition, refusing to talk to Theresa May over Brexit". Both the United Kingdom and the European Union have been striving to avoid a hard border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland.

by | January 21, 2019 | 12:26

In a bid to break the shutdown impasse and fund his long-promised border wall, President Donald Trump on Saturday offered to extend temporary protection for young people brought to the US illegally as children. "Her time's up", Mendoza said. "I intend to move to this legislation this week". "The vote this week in the Senate is not to pass the bill, it is to open up and say 'Can we debate this?" The situation for furloughed employees isn't getting any brighter and the crisis at the border ...

by | January 21, 2019 | 11:08

Shadow Brexit Secretary Keir Starmer , said the choice lay between instructing the Government to negotiate a close economic relationship with the EU based on a customs union, and a further public vote. Leader Arlene Foster and her deputy Nigel Dodds also visited Downing Street for talks last week. Mr Dodds said the details on how progress could be made were being discussed but that it was not "useful to give too much of a running comment on the details".

by | January 21, 2019 | 07:57

BuzzFeed reported that Cohen told special counsel Robert Mueller that the president told him to lie to Congress about Trump's dealings with Russian Federation. Although he was asked multiple times to deny the claims which centered around Trumps 2016 presidential campaign, Gidley did not and repeatedly avoided the question.

by | January 21, 2019 | 07:48

While several witnesses, including Van Dyke's wife, Tiffany Van Dyke, and his African-American brother-in-law described Van Dyke as a hardworking "gentle giant", a "great father", and a "great police officer", a parade of African-American men who had been pulled over by Van Dyke in traffic stops, described him as a brutal man who abused black suspects over missing front license plates and loud music.

by | January 21, 2019 | 05:50

He took the record after Spaniard Francisco Nunez Olivera died in February aged 113. "We feel shocked at the loss of this big figure", his granddaughter Yuko said. Japan is the fastest-aging country in the world, with a recorded centenarian population of 69,785 in September 2018. Nonaka, who enjoyed eating candies, used to regularly soak in the springs, and would move about in the inn in a wheelchair, wearing his trademark knit cap.

by | January 21, 2019 | 04:26

Kirk Woodman, vice-president of exploration for Vancouver-based private gold explorer Progress Minerals, was found dead on January 16 in rural Burkina Faso , after having been abducted a day earlier by as-yet unidentified individuals. "It's a awful thing, a bad thing". "This is a place no Canadians really should be operating in", Sandor said, "unless they're under a significant armed guard".

by | January 20, 2019 | 23:27

Chicago fire officials say the incident occurred Saturday morning. Hundreds of flights were cancelled in and out of Chicago area airports on Saturday and as the storm moved east airlines were cancelling flights to the East Coast. Amtrak cancelled some trains Saturday from Chicago to Washington and NY and between NY and Boston and Pennsylvania on Sunday. The Interstate 95 corridor through New England seems to be where the bulk of the ice will form, with up to an inch of freezing rain ...

by | January 20, 2019 | 23:05

The FTC started conducting an open investigation of Facebook's privacy practices a year ago following the disclosure that data of millions of users got into the hands of political consultancy Cambridge Analytica . The agreement obliges Facebook to obtain users' permission before sharing their data with third parties. After a series of data-privacy scandals from Facebook were thrown some lights on, FTC chairman, Joe Simons, has been under massive pressure to come down hard on the ...

by | January 20, 2019 | 22:19

Nearly all heads of the Arab League countries, except for the president of Mauritania and the emir Qatar, refused to participate in the summit. Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani and Mauritanian President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz were the only two to attend, after a series of obstacles mired the conference in controversy only days before delegates arrived.

by | January 20, 2019 | 22:10

Attacks have been rare in Damascus since Syrian government forces captured the last rebel-held neighborhoods and suburbs of the capital previous year. The Syrian regime mouthpiece SANA said the military's air defense systems had "effectively addressed" the incoming Israeli attack and "prevented it from achieving any of its objectives".

by | January 20, 2019 | 21:54

The vast majority of senior decision makers across the globe expect data theft and cyber-disruption to increase in 2019, according to the latest report from the World Economic Forum (WEF ). By 2040, the investment gap in global infrastructure is forecast to reach US$18 trillion against a projected requirement of US$97 trillion. Criminal misuse of data and cyberattacks were also among the five most likely risks.

by | January 20, 2019 | 20:41

Relations between Pristina and Belgrade have been tense since Kosovo declared independence from Serbia in 2008. "The referendum on changing the name of the state failed, but external pressure continued", the Russian President said. Putin told two Serbian pro-government newspapers: "The policy of the United States and certain Western countries aimed at fostering their dominance in the region constitutes a major destabilising factor".

by | January 20, 2019 | 20:27

Some 60 resort workers, including foreigners, were evacuated from a three-storey accommodation building after the pre-dawn blaze. Around 70 firemen working at the scene brought it under control by daybreak. A local resident contacted by telephone said many of them were believed to be Brazilian. Twenty-five people were also injured, including four seriously although their vital prognosis "is not engaged", the Prefecture told Euronews.