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by | January 26, 2019 | 20:31

The president on Friday said he had suspended chief justice of Nigeria Walter Onnoghen who has been asked to appear before a tribunal over allegations of breaching asset-declaration rules. "Legally, the president has powers to remove him". The Governor who spoke through his Chief Press Secretary, Terver Akase in a statement, wondered why the current administration which has no antecedent of respecting court orders acted swiftly relying on a "directive" from the Code of Conduct Tribunal to ...

by | January 26, 2019 | 17:27

Salmond strenuously denies those claims. Mr Salmond, from Linlithgow, West Lothian, was the Scottish first minister from 2007 to 2014. Prosecutors listed 14 charges in total against Salmond in a statement released after the initial private court appearance.

by | January 26, 2019 | 15:24

Baradar, who served as the Taliban military affairs chief, was arrested in Karachi in 2010 in a joint raid by Pakistani and USA intelligence agents. Speaking during the World Economic Forum meeting this week in Davos, President Ghani for the first time publicly criticized the Khalilzad-led peace effort and indicated the Afghan government may not accept any possible outcome of the Doha talks.

by | January 26, 2019 | 14:58

In one email, Ivanka Trump suggests an architect for the building. In a tweet earlier this month, Cohen said he looked forward to "having the privilege of being afforded a platform with which to give a full and credible account of the events which have transpired".

by | January 26, 2019 | 13:13

Highlands County Sheriff's Office released a statement which reads: "At approximately 12:36 p.m. today, the Sebring Police Department responded to the SunTrust Bank at 1901 US 27 South in Sebring". Hoglund said the shooter had no apparent connection to the women or the bank. "We are determined to let Ana's memory be marked by the life she lived, the people she loved, and the difference she made" he said.

by | January 26, 2019 | 13:10

We are likely to start the weekend near -20 in many spots. High temperatures will be in the low teens, but wind chills will stay below zero throughout the majority of the day. Our average high temperature from January 1 to January 22 is 27.9 degrees, which is 5.6 degrees above average. With it comes the likelihood of rain at first before a changeover to snow Monday night.

by | January 26, 2019 | 11:29

Democrats remained firm. Speaker Nancy Pelosi described Mr. Trump's wall as "an immorality" and insisted that the President first agree to reopen the government before she would negotiate on border security. John Kelly, who served as Trump's chief of staff and Homeland Security secretary, and four other former Homeland Security secretaries called the shutdown "unconscionable" in a letter to Trump and Congress, warning that some of the department's 240,000 employees may be forced to quit and ...

by | January 26, 2019 | 11:20

However, violence has abated since November as a result of an informal truce between the parties. Earlier, Israeli occupation army said that Islamic Jihad's "dangerous actions are risking the security stability in Gaza as well as attempts to improve the civil life" there.

by | January 26, 2019 | 10:13

After going missing for 88 days , Jayme escaped from the cabin the afternoon of January 10 and sought help from neighbors. He allegedly told authorities he shot Jayme's father, James Closs, through the front door, then went inside and found Jayme and her mother.

by | January 26, 2019 | 06:45

On January 21, Erdogan said he would talk with Putin about the creation of a Turkish-controlled "security zone" in northern Syria. Turkey considers the Kurdish forces, the People's Protection Units (YPG), a branch of the PKK. Commenting on the Syrian political process, Putin said at the joint news conference that Russian Federation and Turkey have a position to achieve a solution to the Syrian crisis via political and diplomatic means.

by | January 26, 2019 | 06:41

The region is still recovering from collapse of a larger dam in 2015 that killed 19 people. There were no official reports of deaths, but the state fire department told The Associated Press that about 200 people were missing. The US listed shares of Vale tumbled as much as 10 percent after the incident, the second major accident at a tailings dam in Minas Gerais in the past three years.

by | January 26, 2019 | 04:26

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's decision to call off President Donald Trump's State of the Union speech is "absurd, petty, and shameful", Sen. The Democratic-controlled House and the Republican-controlled Senate must pass a joint resolution to allow the president to deliver the State of the Union address.

by | January 26, 2019 | 02:01

He disappeared at 200 Toler Road on the border of Craven and Pamlico counties. "We're very thankful that you took the time out to come search for Casey and prayed for him", his mother, Brittany Hathaway, said at the press conference . As it got darker, it was scary out there. I just can't imagine a 3-year-old being out there, ' volunteer mother-of-three Donna Harris said. Today, hundreds of professional searchers and volunteers walked through rough terrain around the home to try and locate ...

by | January 25, 2019 | 23:41

Yang, a visiting scholar at Columbia University in NY, is held under "coercive measures" in Beijing by the Ministry of State Security, ministry spokesman Hua Chunying said . In his writing, he has been critical of the Chinese government. He has criticized what he described as Chinese interference in Australia. "According to our understanding, the Australian national Yang Hengjun was suspected of engaging in criminal activities endangering China's national security", Hua said in a ...

by | January 25, 2019 | 22:02

Overcrowded classrooms are a brutal expression that our students don't matter. He was not surprised by the union's resistance to enforcing the Janus rights of district teachers, saying labor leaders "are mad because they've lost a lot, and they're fighting back".

by | January 25, 2019 | 21:28

However, the DUP's deputy leader Nigel Dodds called the backstop a "trap", saying there were alternative ways to resolve the border issue, although there was a "need to see a willingness to explore such options". However, the devil is in the details and the support for May is said to only be if the Irish backstop is specifically time-limited. 'We continue to prepare for Brexit in line with government policy'.

by | January 25, 2019 | 21:28

As a shutdown that has left 800,000 federal workers without pay hit its 33rd day, Pelosi effectively disinvited Trump from delivering the annual State of the Union address in the House chamber until the government is fully opened. Trump the traditional "State of the Union could be" speech elsewhere keep, but not likely a appearance in front of both Congress chambers, it will probably come.

by | January 25, 2019 | 21:15

Throughout, the two sides have issued mutually exclusive demands that have blocked negotiations from even starting: President Trump has refused to reopen government until Congress gives him the wall money, and congressional Democrats have rejected bargaining until he reopens government.

by | January 25, 2019 | 20:18

The White House announced the second summit last week after a 90 minute sit-down meeting with Yong-Chol - who also brought a letter from Kim for Trump . North Korea observers said Vietnam is likely to be chosen as a venue for a second summit but there has been no official confirmation. Kim Jong-un meets top advisors who recently held high-level talks in the US.

by | January 25, 2019 | 18:54

On Tuesday, a day before this week's planned demonstrations, the Venezuelan National Assembly advanced efforts for an amnesty policy for civilians and military officials who would rise up against Maduro's government. The National Assembly, led by Guaido, is still functioning, but the government is not recognising its decisions. Calling it a "humanitarian crisis", Pence said this condition will worsen until democracy is restored and this can happen only when Maduro steps down as President.

by | January 23, 2019 | 23:53

The A14 in Northamptonshire in December 2017 when heavy snow hit the county. "Most of that has cleared away now, with the exception of eastern Kent, where there could be further snow showers [into Wednesday morning]". He added: "Sleet or snow falling on frozen surfaces is likely to form ice". Colder than average weather has been forecast for the rest of January and well into February.

by | January 23, 2019 | 23:50

Jyotiraditya Scindia, the man who helped Congress frighten BJP in Madhya Pradesh in the recently held Madhya Pradesh Assembly polls, has been appointed as AICC General Secretary for Uttar Pradesh west. Though she has campaigned informally in past elections, Priyanka's official elevation to a key Congress post was seen as a long time in the making.

by | January 23, 2019 | 23:42

Thompson said the sexual assault investigation was launched that same day because the victim was in a vegetative state and was not in a position to give consent. Phoenix police announced Wednesday the arrest of Nathan Sutherland, 36, according to Arizona Central . "We can't always choose how we come into this life, but we can choose as a community how we will love this child, and that's what we need to do", Thompson said.

by | January 23, 2019 | 23:41

In a statement minutes later, U.S. President Donald Trump recognized Guaido as Venezuela's legitimate interim president , and a Canadian official said Canada was preparing also to add its support. Tensions have been running high in the country since Monday when a group of soldiers took over a command post in the north of the capital and rose up against Maduro, publishing a video calling on people to come out into the streets in support.

by | January 23, 2019 | 22:37

The Tu-22M3 was reportedly returning after completing a training or other flight with another Tu-22M3 over the Arctic region. The accident comes less than a week after two Su-34 bombers collided in the Russian Far East during a scheduled training exercise last Friday.