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by | August 29, 2018 | 19:14

Against that backdrop, the flag above the White House spoke volumes. John McCain , R-Ariz., speaks at a rally in Davenport, Iowa. The 81-year-old McCain served six terms in the Senate . "He heard me but did not answer ", wrote ABC News Chief White House Correspondent Jonathan Karl on Twitter . But it flew at full staff on Monday.

by | August 29, 2018 | 19:12

Sometimes we forget the stories of the excruciating pain that Senator McCain went through as a P.O.W. President Donald Trump's mixed reaction to the death of Senator John McCain fuelled a CNN debate on Monday night, during which panellists took verbal shots at each other over the proper way to honour the longtime senator and Vietnam War veteran who died on Saturday after a long battle with brain cancer.

by | August 29, 2018 | 19:07

He added: "In other words, they [Google] have it RIGGED, for me & others, so that nearly all stories & news is BAD". Some Republican U.S. lawmakers have also raised concerns about social media companies removing content from some conservatives, and have called Twitter's chief executive to testify before a U.S.

by | August 29, 2018 | 18:55

The unveiled game plan came on the heels of a federal court order blocking the Texas-based company from publishing gun blueprints online. Almost two dozen state attorneys-general sued and won an injunction this week from Judge Robert S. I trust the federal government will hold Cody Wilson, a self-described 'crypto-anarchist, ' accountable to that law", Ferguson said. This decision is in response to a lawsuit brought by 19 attorneys general , who sought to block the release of the ...

by | August 29, 2018 | 18:51

John McCain on the first of two days of services in the state he had represented since the 1980s. No explanations were offered. They're eager not only to honor a colleague who was more beloved by Democrats than GOP voters in recent years, but also to delete the current name of the building, which honors Sen.

by | August 29, 2018 | 18:26

A spokesman said: "We are aware of reports of aggression directed towards United Kingdom fishing vessels in an area of the English Channel not under United Kingdom control". This year, no such agreement is in place. "We've got to try and expel the English because if we leave them to it, they will finish the sector", Anthony Quesnel, Captain of La Rise des Vents fishing boat, told France Television.

by | August 29, 2018 | 17:57

He talked up the potential for a strengthened relationship between the two countries ; something that May was also keen to emphasise during her whistlestop tour of Africa. Asked if she would consider taking part in Strictly Come Dancing, Mrs May said: 'I think the chances of [them] coming calling are pretty minimal'. The Prime Minister was forced to admit this to try and pour water on Philip Hammond's dire warnings of the "large fiscal consequences" of a No Deal Brexit .

by | August 28, 2018 | 17:13

The lawsuit filed with the ICJ , also known as the World Court, says the USA sanctions, which are damaging its already weak economy, violate terms of a little-known 1955 friendship treaty between the two countries. out of the agreement. The Iranian currency, the rial, has lost half its value against the dollar, the monthly inflation rate has risen to 10.2%, and unemployment stands at 12.5%.

by | August 28, 2018 | 15:43

Her tour of South Africa , Nigeria and Kenya - May's first to the continent since becoming premier in 2016 - will be seen as an effort to stamp her authority on her embattled premiership. Britain will use its global aid budget to boost its own interests while also seeking to deepen trade ties with Africa, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Tuesday , countering critics who say aid funds would be better spent at home.

by | August 28, 2018 | 15:23

Davis had told CNN's Anderson Cooper last Wednesday, "I think the reporting of the story got mixed up in the course of a criminal investigation", but denied being the source of CNN's original story. He also launched new broadsides against Attorney General Jeff Sessions , who promptly fired back at the president. The president has increased his attacks on Sessions, including over the attorney general's recusing himself from overseeing the Mueller investigation.

by | August 28, 2018 | 14:37

We appreciate very much your being with us here", President Trump said. He spoke with an American twang as he addressed the U.S president in front of the feisty U.S media, touching off a firestorm of reactions on social media. The First ladies also held talks in the Diplomatic Reception Room in the West Wing of the White House. Uhuru and Trump then joined their aides in the cabinet room for expanded talks.

by | August 28, 2018 | 12:56

John McCain , the six-term Arizona senator and one-time Republican presidential nominee, died Saturday, Aug. 25, at his home following a lengthy battle with brain cancer . His family and friends will be in our prayers. With a five-day memorial service for John McCain , so many people will be able to pay him their respects.

by | August 28, 2018 | 11:55

Mr Trump declined to answer numerous shouted questions about Mr McCain from reporters in the White House's Oval Office on Monday morning after an announcement on trade. Noting McCain's death, several candidates - including Sinema and Republican Rep. Martha McSally, who is expected to win the GOP primary - said they would suspend their campaigns on Wednesday and Thursday.

by | August 28, 2018 | 10:47

The decision marks the latest development in the ongoing fight over whether these plans should be made widely available over the internet, pitting First and Second Amendment rights advocates against government agencies and state attorneys. "The fact is that the internet is both domestic and global", Lasnik wrote . Some security experts have expressed concerns that the guns could circumvent metal detectors, while Defense Distributed has maintained it's simply releasing information protected ...

by | August 28, 2018 | 10:39

In addition to that strike, four other children were killed in a separate air strike in Al-Durayhimi, also on Thursday. It comes just weeks after a strike on a bus killed over 40 children. What happened earlier this month? The Saudi/UAE military coalition has been accused of killing at least 22 children in latest air attacks on Yemen .

by | August 28, 2018 | 08:11

In May, CNN reported McCain did not want Trump at his funeral. Obama, who triumphed over McCain in 2008, said that despite their differences, McCain and he shared a "fidelity to something higher - the ideals for which generations of Americans and immigrants alike have fought, marched, and sacrificed".

by | August 28, 2018 | 07:16

That followed reports that the U.S. president had decided not to issue a statement drafted by White House aides praising Mr McCain as a "hero", instead sending a brief tweet. "The entire focus of the McCain family is on John McCain ", Davis said. "Throughout his congressional career Senator McCain stood with Israel because throughout his life he stood up for America's allies and our shared democratic values", the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) said in a statement ...

by | August 28, 2018 | 06:55

Like most people, I have regrets. Barack Obama , the Democrat who beat Mr McCain to the presidency, said despite their differences, they shared "a fidelity to something higher - the ideals for which generations of Americans and immigrants alike have fought, marched and sacrificed".

by | August 28, 2018 | 06:29

The main suspect in the slaying of an 11-year-old Dutch boy 20 years ago has agreed to be extradited from Spain to The Netherlands , where he is being sought for murder and sexual aggression, among other charges, Spanish authorities said Monday.

by | August 28, 2018 | 05:20

One person was killed and dozens injured in a strong 6.0-magnitude natural disaster that struck western Iran near the border with Iraq early today, local media reported. President Hassan Rouhani ordered him to provide immediate relief to the earthquake-stricken region. In November, a 7.3 magnitude quake hit villages and towns in Kermanshah Province along the mountainous border with Iraq, killing at least 620 people and injuring thousands of others.