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by | August 25, 2018 | 04:40

Nasty swipes are circulating over the political "circus", with Tony Abbott's former chief of staff Peta Credlin labelling Julie Bishop "Turnbull in a skirt". "He won this vote 45-40 against Peter Dutton ". Morrison is likely to place a high value on Australia's close military and diplomatic relationship with the United States, which Turnbull had maintained despite a hard early telephone conversation in January 2017 with Trump, who complained that the refugee agreement he inherited from ...

by | August 25, 2018 | 04:33

Handout. / Reuters Cristhian Rivera , 24, is seen in this booking photo released by the Iowa Department of Public Safety in Des Moines, Iowa, on August 21, 2018. "Let's let the process go", he said Thursday. "We're only at the very preliminary stages of this matter". Rivera's immigration status has drawn more attention to the case, prompting repeated comments from President Trump , the White House and conservative commentators.

by | August 25, 2018 | 04:26

Trump also said the South African government "is now seizing land from white farmers " and that he had asked Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to " closely study " the subject. Whites had secured approximately 90 percent of all land in South Africa by the time Apartheid was ended in 1994, despite making up only about 10 percent of the population.

by | August 25, 2018 | 03:43

Ammar Campa-Najjar, who is running against Congressman Duncan Hunter , speaks to reporters outside the San Diego Federal Courthouse during Congressman Hunter's arraignment hearing, August 23, 2018, in San Diego, CA. His lawyers said in 2017 that Hunter and his wife repaid the campaign about $60,000. Hunter, whose father, Duncan Hunter , Sr., also served in Congress, represents conservative portions of San Diego and Riverside counties in a seat that is generally considered safe for ...

by | August 25, 2018 | 03:01

Trump ignited the feud during an interview with " Fox & Friends", saying that Sessions "never took control" of the Justice Department . Sessions recused himself from the Russia campaign influence investigation on March 2, 2017, because of interactions he'd had with then-Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak during campaign season.

by | August 25, 2018 | 02:45

The US Congress also passed a bill to slash Pakistan's defence aid to $150 million, significantly below the historic level of more than $1 billion per year. Ambassador Hale thanked Qureshi and acknowledged the foreign minister's role in bilateral relations in his earlier tenure and thanked the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for the cordiality and cooperation extended to him during his assignment in Pakistan.

by | August 25, 2018 | 02:27

In a statement, it quoted Zaghari-Ratcliffe as saying it would be "just awesome" for her daughter Gabriella, now four, to finally have her home. "We are really excited", Ratcliffe told Sky News, adding that their lawyer was "hopeful" that the three-day release could be extended.

by | August 25, 2018 | 02:14

Reality Winner, 26 , was accused of taking a Russian military intelligence report from the National Security Agency facility where she worked and sending it to the online news outlet The Intercept . The Intercept provided a copy of its article to the NSA, reporting later that it did not know the identity of the person who provided the research.

by | August 25, 2018 | 01:35

The country's top judge said Chamisa failed to provide primary evidence in terms of V11 forms which would have assisted the court to arrive at an undeniable verdict but made "several generalised allegations" against ZEC which were "debunked" by the electoral authority.

by | August 25, 2018 | 01:23

She added that Mueller's team of prosecutors often seemed bored, apparently catnapping during parts of the trial. Ironically, Duncan is a Trump supporter who agrees with the president that Mueller's investigation is a "witch hunt"-and even she voted to convict Manafort on all 18 charges".

by | August 25, 2018 | 01:18

Gov. Andrew Cuomo's administration subpoenaed Michael Cohen on Wednesday after Cohen's attorney said his client may have information of interest to NY investigators examining whether President Donald Trump's foundation broke state tax laws.

by | August 25, 2018 | 00:43

Mr Dutton was philosophical after the embarrassing loss, describing the leadership coup as a turning point for the Liberal Party . Defence Industry Minister Christopher Pyne, a Turnbull ally, refused to say who he would be backing and hit out at disruptive elements inside his party.

by | August 25, 2018 | 00:30

The accounts were used for political disinformation and targeted at users in the Middle East , Latin America , the United Kingdom and the USA, according to Facebook . Facebook said content from some of the pages was traced back to Iran while content from others led to groups previously linked to Russian intelligence operations.

by | August 25, 2018 | 00:28

Cohen further said he had worked with Trump to organize a $150,000 National Enquirer payment to ex-Playboy Playmate Karen McDougal. Where did those payments come from? Despite Trump now daily trying to undermine the US judicial system, within one hour this week, two separate courts convicted his former campaign boss with tax and bank fraud and former loyal fixer with financial fraud including violating campaign finance law with those payments.

by | August 25, 2018 | 00:04

The decision marks a rare admission from Trump that North Korea's denuclearization is not going as well as hoped. Pompeo, formerly Central Intelligence Agency director, has played a leading role in talks with North Korea. Donald Trump has, for the first time, acknowledged that his landmark meeting with Kim Jong-un has not produced tangible outcomes. Pompeo had been planning a trip next week after North Korea said talks had 'derailed.' It would have been his fourth visit there.

by | August 23, 2018 | 17:28

Mohammad Javad Zarif , Iran's foreign minister , has said any USA effort to overthrow the Islamic Republic of Iran was bound to fail, just days after Washington announced the creation of a group to coordinate and run the country's policy towards Tehran.

by | August 23, 2018 | 13:41

Turnbull is desperate to unite the fractured Liberal Party , the senior party in the government coalition. So far 13 ministers have resigned, stepping up pressure on the prime minister to quit. Mr Hogan did not respond to requests for comment. "I will invite a spill motion to be moved", he said. The ministers, who supported Mr Turnbull in a leadership ballot on Tuesday against former home affairs minister Peter Dutton , said they had changed their position and now backed Mr Dutton.

by | August 23, 2018 | 13:36

South Africa will ask the USA embassy to obtain clarification on President Donald Trump's tweet about the country's land policy. Fox News has a hyper partisan conservative news bias, with unfair interpretation of news, according to Ad Fontes Media , based in the USA state of Colorado.

by | August 23, 2018 | 12:52

Islamic State Chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi resurfaced with a purported audio recording for the first time in almost 11 months on Wednesday. But they have since lost most of that to various offensives in both countries. His only public appearance was in 2014 in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul. Today, after a vast military campaign by Iraqi forces backed by a US-led coalition, the jihadist group only has sleeping cells in Iraq.

by | August 23, 2018 | 08:20

Despite being a major natural disaster, there have been no reported major injuries, so far. PDVSA did not immediately comment. "I think we can expect aftershocks...the state will continue to monitor", Young said, urging citizens not to take unnecessary risks" and should not crowd the various health centres and hospitals unless it is necessary.