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by | August 08, 2018 | 18:37

According to the indictment leveled against Collins, the Republican lawmaker was attending the annual Congressional Picnic at the White House when he received an email from the chief executive of Australian biotech firm Innate Immunotherapeutics that informed him that the company had just suffered a massive drug trial failure.

by | August 08, 2018 | 18:09

Several political parties, like Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz and Pakistan People's Party, have called the elections rigged by the military to pip up Imran Khan. The PTI emerged as the single largest party with 116 seats, after the ECP on July 28 released the complete preliminary results for 270 of 272 National Assembly (NA) constituencies.

by | August 08, 2018 | 17:26

We're all relying on the government to help. "And I think it probably revived more quickly than people thought", he said. "We're forced to deal with broken bones in the traditional way at home because the hospital had to deal with hundreds of other injuries", village head Budhiawan said.

by | August 08, 2018 | 14:55

Makenzie is about to graduate, and she's now interning at Gator Country in Beaumont. Noland said she trained with the 14-foot gator. Since its publication on Friday, Noland's post has more than 200 shares and it only keeps growing. She told the BBC that Big Tex responds to his name and reacts to her hand signals when she strolls into his pond to feed him. Big Tex had "lost his fear of humans" because people were feeding him, the post said.

by | August 08, 2018 | 13:53

The judge then brought the trial to a standstill late Tuesday afternoon, calling a brief recess. Gates repeatedly challenged Downing's characterization of certain events with astonishingly self-incriminating frankness. Gates appeared to be referring to his decision to enter into a plea agreement with the office of Special Counsel Robert Mueller in exchange for his trial testimony.

by | August 08, 2018 | 12:57

The Office United States Trade Representative (USTR) announced the tariffs in a statement released on Tuesday afternoon US time. President Donald Trump announced the tariffs totaling $50 billion in April. The government has responded by releasing more liquidity into the banking system, encouraging lending and promising a more "active" fiscal policy. The surplus with the United States was higher than China's overall trade surplus in July, which was $28.05 billion, indicating China ran ...

by | August 08, 2018 | 12:28

The former foreign secretary sparked outrage on Monday for saying he found the covering worn by some Muslim women "oppressive" and questioned why they would "go around looking like letter boxes". Theresa May has backed calls for Boris Johnson to apologise for his comments about Muslim women who wear burkas. Former Tory chair Baroness Warsi labelled the remarks "bigotry" and accused Mr Johnson of adopting the "dog-whistle" tactics of former Donald Trump aide Steve Bannon in the hope of ...

by | August 08, 2018 | 07:12

Republicans now hold a two-seat majority in the Senate, while Democrats need to net 23 seats to take control of the House. "Suburban women in particular here are the ones that are really turned off", Kasich said. Democrats weren't even supposed to be competitive here. Whitmer will face Republican Bill Schuette, who was endorsed by Trump, in November. Bernie Sanders and ascending political star, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a NY congressional candidate.

by | August 08, 2018 | 05:27

Two Cape Cod beaches were closed to swimmers Tuesday afternoon because at least one great white shark continues to lurk offshore of the Head of the Meadow Beach and Coast Guard Beach, according to Cape Cod National Seashore and Truro officials.

by | August 08, 2018 | 04:53

She did not explain her actions, but her partner did speak a lot in court during the two-month trial, Spiegel reported. Her partner, Christian L, was sentenced to 12 years by the court in Freiburg. As for Berrin, the judge described her as initially participating in the scheme in order to maintain her relationship with Christian but says she then became motivated by money; videos of the abuse were also sold on the darknet.

by | August 08, 2018 | 04:16

Nihad El Aabedy and Raheela Mahomed report. More than 100 teens were reported to have been injured today after a standoff between police and students protesting against poor road safety in Bangladesh. The government blocked 3G and 4G internet services for 24 hours on Saturday evening in response to the protests, with young people complaining that this is to stop them organising and sharing their actions.

by | August 08, 2018 | 03:44

Daura was directed to hand over to the most senior officer at the State Security Service, SSS. Nigeria's head of the intelligence service has been fired after security services staged a brief "takeover" of parliament in the capital Abuja, at a time when President Muhammadu Buhari is out of the country.

by | August 08, 2018 | 02:52

Cruz's attorneys wanted to keep the full transcript confidential, but a judge ordered its release after news organisations, including The New York Times , sued under Florida's public records law. Cruz's lawyers strenuously opposed releasing even the heavily redacted transcript, arguing that it would contaminate potential jurors, but they didn't object when a judge overruled them last month.

by | August 08, 2018 | 00:38

The Mendocino Complex Fire has already engulfed 290,692 acres (117,639 hectares) - nearly the size of Los Angeles. Firefighters are continuing to battle the rapidly-advancing blaze that is considered to be around 30 percent contained as of Monday night.

by | August 08, 2018 | 00:36

The DMK patriarch died this evening after being hospitalized in Chennai for more than 10 days. Prime Minister Narendra Modi , who is expected to attend the funeral, tweeted: "Deeply saddened by the passing away of Kalaignar Karunanidhi".

by | August 08, 2018 | 00:40

But Gates, described by witnesses as Manafort's "right-hand man", is expected to provide the most damning testimony about Manafort's state of mind as well as his own role in the crimes. On Monday, U.S. District Judge T.S. Ellis repeatedly clashed with prosecutors about the relevance of such testimony and once again urged them to speed things along.

by | August 07, 2018 | 18:51

Dr. Aziz Esber, director of the Syrian Scientific Studies and Research Center (SSRC) in the town of Masyaf, was killed along with his driver in an attack in the nearby Hama province. Israel is believed to be behind airstrikes targeting the center's facilities in Masyaf, Hama, last month. Israel has been carrying out strikes inside Syria to prevent advanced weapons transfers to the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah, an ally of the Syrian government.

by | August 07, 2018 | 18:34

A Saudi Arabian youth organization is apologizing after after posting an image on Twitter appearing to show an Air Canada plane heading toward the CN Tower in a way that is reminiscent of the 9/11 attacks in the U.S. 'We consider the Canadian ambassador to the kingdom persona non grata and order him to leave within the next 24 hours'. The Saudi Foreign Ministry said it had recalled its envoy in Canada and also said it would freeze "all new business" between the kingdom and Canada.

by | August 07, 2018 | 14:52

Another woman can be seen held back by a male employee. As the New York Post reports, employees at the New Red Apple Nail salon in the Brooklyn neighborhood of East Flatbush attacked customers with brooms after one of the women allegedly complained about her botched eyebrow wax.

by | August 07, 2018 | 14:37

The yacht - worth about $250 million - was handed over by Indonesian authorities who had seized it off the tourist island of Bali in February. THE Equanimity was seized under the laws of Malaysia, said Attorney-General Tommy Thomas hours after the luxury yacht docked at the Terminal Boustead Cruise Centre in Port Klang this afternoon.