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by | February 15, 2019 | 13:14

News reported Thursday that Ocasio-Cortez in particular, and more broadly other New York politicians, were the reason that Amazon gave for the decision to cancel the New York HQ. For the 2014 tax year, the most recent data available from the IRS , the average top tax rate for the 400 Americans with the highest adjusted gross income was 23.13%.

by | February 15, 2019 | 12:12

The US Senate on Thursday confirmed Bill Barr as the nation's next attorney general, placing him in control of the long-running investigation into President Donald Trump's possible Russian Federation connections. Trump removed Sessions last November after criticising him repeatedly. Trump responded to the McCabe interview with a tweet: "Disgraced FBI Acting Director Andrew McCabe pretends to be a "poor little Angel" when in fact he was a big part of the Crooked Hillary Scandal & the ...

by | February 15, 2019 | 10:26

The statement was issued because of an Iranian attempt to put a satellite into orbit on February 5, which the state department said could eventually enable Iran to threated USA allies. "With Iran's support to Syria, Iraq, Lebanon, Palestine and Yemen, the enemies could not succeed in their plots", Rouhani told the rally. It was not immediately known if the launch was successful.

by | February 15, 2019 | 08:11

A police force official who spoke with the newspaper Greater Kashmir , said the convoy included approximately 2,500 personnel traveling aboard 78 vehicles when they were ambushed. 39 police officers killed in suicide attack in Jammu and Kashmir , IndiaBy Lena Reece Friday 15/02/2019Security personnel inspect the spot where a CRPF convoy was attacked by Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorists in Awantipora, Pulwama , Jammu and Kashmir.

by | February 15, 2019 | 07:24

Tellingly, mainstream media outlets-including The New York Times and Politico-falsely reported that Omar referred to "Jewish money" in her criticism of AIPAC, when all she had done was point out the lobby group's direct influence over US politicians-influence about which AIPAC itself openly boasts.

by | February 15, 2019 | 07:02

Prof. Novkov said it's most likely that a challenge would therefore look at the specific ways in which Mr. Trump uses his authority to get the wall built - classifying the wall as military construction, for instance - and whether these violate the constitutional separation of powers between the President and Congress.

by | February 15, 2019 | 04:04

As part of her bail conditions, the 19-year-old must stay with her mother and is not allowed to go back to the buildings where the chair throwing incident took place. David Hopkinson said, adding that the area is often filled with tourists and pedestrians. Police said the apartment the furniture was allegedly tossed from was being used as a "short-term rental property" but could not say which company it was rented through.

by | February 15, 2019 | 00:15

Despite the fact her two other children had already died in the Islamic State , the teenage extremist said "no I don't regret" joining the Caliphate, and even appeared to express her regret the Islamic State was collapsing. "If the woman was showing complete remorse, it would be completely different", he told BBC Radio 4's Today programme. He warned Begum that she had the right to return, but could face prosecution at the very least.

by | February 14, 2019 | 22:11

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has announced the detention centre would be reopened as part of "a range of strengthening" of Operation Sovereign Borders, arguing the new legislation will undermine border protection policies and could restart the people smuggling trade.

by | February 14, 2019 | 22:01

Hopkinson told Reuters on Monday that the woman could be charged with mischief, endangering life, which is an extreme level of "mischief". "Of course, she would never wish anybody would be hurt". "We will just take this through the proper course, through the right channels and we'll go from there". Hopkinson said he first noticed the video on Sunday and was "outraged" by the incident.

by | February 14, 2019 | 19:56

The United Kingdom announced Monday that it will send a new aircraft carrier and two squadrons of F-35 fighter jets to the South China Sea as part of a mixed UK/US deployment. Mr Williamson will also promise quicker changes in military technology. "Since the new global great game will be played on a global playing field, we must be prepared compete for our interests and our values far, far from home", he said.

by | February 14, 2019 | 14:26

Iran fired ballistic missiles into Syria over a bloody Islamic State attack on Tehran targeting parliament and the shrine of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini in 2017 that killed at least 18 people. The Jaish al-Adl - blacklisted as a "terrorist group" in Iran - "announced its responsibility in a brief Persian message on the same day". In 2009, more than 40 people, including six Guard commanders, were killed in a suicide attack by extremists in Sistan and Baluchistan province.

by | February 14, 2019 | 11:45

The comments were made to reporters on the sidelines of the Warsaw Middle East ministerial following Netanyahu's meeting with the Sultanate of Oman's Minister Responsible for Foreign Affairs, Yusuf bin Alawi. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks at a news conference at Lazienki Palace in Warsaw, Poland February 12, 2019. "Many are following this [Omani] lead, and may I say, including at this conference", said Netanyahu after his meeting with Alawi.

by | February 14, 2019 | 08:54

The cost of building the train, at last estimate, was put at $77 billion and wouldn't be completed until 2033, the Associated Press reported . The Obama administration awarded the state a total of $3.5 billion in 2010 and California voters in 2008 approved almost $10 billion in bond proceeds.

by | February 14, 2019 | 02:49

US Vice President Mike Pence and other senior officials are in Warsaw for a conference focused on Iran and other security issues in the Middle East. " I loved the work, and I am endeavoring to put the training I received to good use instead of evil ", she allegedly told her IRGC contact. Witt is also alleged to have disclosed the code name and classified mission of a U.S.

by | February 14, 2019 | 00:06

The Trump administration has faced anger and condemnation both at home and overseas over its unwillingness to apply pressure on Saudi leaders to properly investigate what happened to Khashoggi and hold those responsible for his murder accountable.

by | February 13, 2019 | 23:19

Independent Senator Bernie Sanders co-sponsored the deal but has not said definitively whether he will run in 2020. "I would just say that it's going to be crucially important for us to recognize and understand when we outlaw plane travel, we outlaw gasoline, we outlaw cars, I think actually probably the entire USA military, because of the Green New Deal , that we are able to explain to our constituents and to people all across this country what that really means", Cheney said.

by | February 13, 2019 | 22:44

Federal authorities said Da Silva Rojas told authorities in a videotaped interview at the New Rochelle Police Department that Reyes fell to the floor and hit her head after they had sex on January 29 at her residence. A service is scheduled for Tuesday night in New Rochelle . "She was very scared, very frightened", Sanchez told the Rockland/Westchester Journal News .

by | February 13, 2019 | 16:56

The animal - whose coat is sooty black as a result of melanism, the opposite of albinism - is extremely rare. The creature - of nearly mythical status - was captured on film by Kenya-based biologist Nick Pilfold using specialist equipment including wireless motion sensors and high-quality DSLR cameras.

by | February 13, 2019 | 13:05

The militants, who were toppled by US-led forces in 2001, last week held separate talks in Moscow with a senior delegation of Afghan politicians - including chief Ghani rivals. He said: 'The Afghans have to decide what Afghanistan looks like in the future. Afghanistan and neighbouring countries are also concerned about the effect of a sudden withdrawal of USA forces on the region.