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by | August 14, 2018 | 11:13

Officers could be seen surrounding the auto before leading a man away in handcuffs. Eyewitnesses at the scene said one woman was being treated on the ground, but was awake. Masood abandoned his vehicle then stabbed and killed unarmed police constable Keith Palmer before he was shot by armed police in a courtyard outside parliament.

by | August 14, 2018 | 10:34

The South Korean delegation for Monday's talks is led by Cho Myoung-gyon, who oversees Seoul's Unification Ministry that handles inter-Korean issues, and includes Nam Gwan-pyo, a Moon aide responsible for North Korean nuclear matters. The agreement was reached during high-level talks between the two sides at the Panmunjom border village on Monday. North Korea's chief delegate, Ri Son Gwon, had hinted a date for the summit was set, but refused to unveil the date because he wanted to "keep ...

by | August 14, 2018 | 09:54

Trump added that a strong military requires a robust US economy, which he said helps provide funding for new equipment, pay increases for soldiers and reduces the unemployment rate for veterans. As a candidate, Trump said he did not like McCain because the senator, a Navy pilot during the war in Vietnam, was shot down and captured, held for more than five years in a North Vietnamese prison and repeatedly tortured.

by | August 14, 2018 | 08:14

This year, he changed his rhetoric, instead denouncing " all types of racism and acts of violence". In a series of tweets, the White House senior adviser referenced what she described as the "ugly display of hatred" seen at the rally, in which counter-protester Heather Heyer was killed after being mowed down by a vehicle that sped into a crowd of demonstrators.

by | August 14, 2018 | 05:11

Well, you can get paid to do both on a Greek island! Comfortable with the idea of living on a secluded Greek island in the company of 55 cats, Grecian sun and sea, and little else? However, shortly after the God's Little People Cat Rescue posted the job opportunity to their Facebook page , they were inundated with applications.

by | August 14, 2018 | 05:08

In the long-term, Saudi Arabia may find it more hard to attract foreign investors in their effort to meet the Vision 2030 goals. While the clash with human rights has existed for over 14 centuries, it recently resurfaced after women rights in the kingdom were brought into the spotlight.

by | August 14, 2018 | 00:41

In a statement provided to USA TODAY, attorney Aitan Goelman said the FBI deputy director overruled the bureau's Office of Personal Responsibility and "departed from established precedent" by firing Strzok on Friday. An internal Justice Department report issued in June blamed Strzok and Page for creating an appearance of impropriety through their texts but found the outcome of the Clinton investigation was not marred by bias.

by | August 14, 2018 | 00:31

Tens of thousands of Romanians flocked to an anti-government protest in Bucharest on Friday, urging the left-wing government to resign and call an early election. Most recently people were angered last month when Romania sacked top anti-graft prosecutor Laura Codruta Kovesi, considered a symbol of the country's fight against corruption.

by | August 14, 2018 | 00:25

As fighting continued throughout the day, he said USA forces returned, sending attack helicopters and fighter jets back to the area. However, dispelling all rumors, officials have made it clear that the Taliban are not in control of the city nor are they in control of any government facilities.

by | August 13, 2018 | 19:14

Although Trump has requested and later insisted upon Brunson's release, Erdogan has yet to budge. Indonesia's central bank was also intervening in foreign exchange markets on Monday to defend the rupiah. He's trial in Turkey for allegedly belonging to a terrorist group. The lira found just a sliver of support when Turkish Finance Minister Berat Albayrak said the country had drafted an action plan to ease investor concerns and the banking watchdog said it limited swap transactions.

by | August 13, 2018 | 18:43

US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Mexican Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo have been meeting in Washington for the last 2weeks, with talks focused on rules for how much North American content should be included in cars, a pivotal issue in the discussions.

by | August 13, 2018 | 16:29

Speaking to Chuck Todd , Omarosa shared the secret recording of her conversation with John Kelly in which he says something she described as a threat. Manigault Newman also alleges that Trump allies tried to buy her silence after she left the White House, offering her $15,000 a month to serve in a "senior position" on his 2020 re-election campaign along with a stringent nondisclosure agreement.

by | August 13, 2018 | 12:25

The Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey (TCMB) has pledged to maintain stability in the financial system, which is teetering on the brink of a crisis amid a rapid depreciation in the lira. Last week, some investors were calling for the 17.75 percent benchmark rate to be jacked 1000 basis points. Inflation has ravaged Turkey . "It's like dumping gasoline on a fire", Win Thin, a strategist at Brown Brothers Harriman in NY, told Bloomberg on Sunday.

by | August 13, 2018 | 11:58

Aluminum will now be 20% and Steel 50%. This is double the level the president imposed on a range of countries earlier this year, including European Union member states. He appeared to blame foreigners for trying to hurt Turkey, saying: "This will be my people's response against those waging an economic war against us".

by | August 13, 2018 | 03:30

Saudi Arabia has a legal system based on Islamic Sharia Law derived from the Qur'an and Sunnah has been harshly criticised for its treatment of women and minorities. The intensity of Saudi Arabia's response has puzzled many, who say it is an extreme reaction to a relatively tame tweet that isn't much different from what Canada has said before.

by | August 13, 2018 | 02:50

In preparation for her upcoming memoir, Omarosa Manigault-Newman is spilling serious tea about her former boss, Donald Trump . She says she declined the offer. "The allegation is not credible, and indeed is ridiculous, particularly in light of the timing of her departure from the White House-December 12, 2017", he tweeted .

by | August 13, 2018 | 02:18

Senators are scheduled to question Kavanaugh on September 5. Grassley praised Kavanaugh as a highly respected and qualified nominee. Carrie Severino, chief counsel and policy director for the Judicial Crisis Network, expects the process to move steadily forward, despite Democrat demands for more time to evaluate Kavanaugh's record.

by | August 12, 2018 | 21:41

The Conservative MP will face an investigatory panel for a possible breach of his party's code of conduct, the first step in disciplinary action that has been called for by a number of Conservative MPs and independent organisations. "The burqa and niqab are ugly tribal ninja-like garments that are pre-Islamic, non-Koranic and therefore un-Muslim", he wrote in The Times . He is considered a frontrunner to replace May should she resign, and has support among Conservative supporters to the ...

by | August 12, 2018 | 18:48

In an interview to news agency ANI , Modi said he called Prime Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf ( PTI ) chief to congratulate on his victory and he hoped that Pakistan would work for a safe, secure, stable and prosperous region. India also skipped the 2016 Saarc summit in Islamabad after a terrorist attack on an army garrison in Uri , Jammu and Kashmir, left 18 soldiers dead.

by | August 12, 2018 | 18:41

That is two times the level announced earlier this year in March. The United States is the biggest destination for Turkish steel exports with 11 percent of the Turkish export volume. Erdogan has been putting pressure on the central bank to not raise interest rates in order to keep fueling economic growth. The trouble is that for all of Albayrak's talk of Central Bank independence, Erdogan is fiercely opposed to any interest rate hikes, which are widely seen as necessary to stem ...