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by | September 07, 2018 | 23:23

Neither senator has laid down clear markers on how they will vote on Kavanaugh's nomination, which Senate Republican leaders hope to bring to a floor vote later this month - just weeks before the November 6 general election. Republicans appear to agree with Democrats that impeachment would backfire, with many of Trump's allies circulating a video of Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer telling a crowd "the sooner the better" when asked about impeachment.

by | September 07, 2018 | 22:52

Ten people on board a 14-hour Emirates flight from Dubai were taken to hospital in NY on Wednesday after U.S. health authorities mobilized to meet the jet ferrying sick passengers. A NY police counterterrorism division tweeted it appeared to be a "medical situation". Around 100 people on Emirates Flight 203 from Dubai complained of illness, with symptoms including cough and fever, before being officially evaluated, Benjamin Haynes, a spokesperson for the Centers for Disease Control and ...

by | September 07, 2018 | 22:44

Obama called Trump "the symptom, not the cause" of division and polarization in the U.S. "He's just capitalizing on resentments that politicians have been capitalizing on for years", Obama said . "These people aren't elected". "Or to explicitly call on the attorney general to protect members of his own party from prosecution because an election happens to be coming up".

by | September 07, 2018 | 19:22

A Cincinnati police officer told reporters earlier that they do not expect any more shooting victims and warned people in the immediate vicinity to remain on lock down until further notice. "This is a shock that none of us could have ever expected and we're focused on praying for his family and getting through this", Cotter said. Newcomer, a superintendent at Gilbane Building Company was working Thursday at the Fifth Third Center, Gilbane spokesman Wes Cotter said.

by | September 07, 2018 | 19:16

His deputy chief of staff said Pence's office is "above such amateur acts". Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats said it was "patently false" to claim he had written the piece. During a campaign appearance in Billings, Montana , Trump also praised Greg Gianforte, the Republican congressman who physically attacked the Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs a year ago, as "a fighter and a winner".

by | September 07, 2018 | 16:40

She called the story's publication "another example of the liberal media's concerted effort to discredit the President". "And I think it gets held against them in the biggest possible way". " Most of the claims were of a nature where you can't fact check it that closely", said Schrader. "The Deep State and the Left, and their vehicle, the Fake News Media, are going insane - & they don't know what to do", Trump said in tweet early Thursday.

by | September 07, 2018 | 16:09

Brazil's right-wing presidential frontrunner Jair Bolsonaro was seriously injured when he was attacked with a knife while campaigning yesterday, his son has said. A statement from federal police said the candidate had bodyguards. Despite being a congressman since 1991, Bolsonaro is running as an outsider ready to upend the establishment.

by | September 07, 2018 | 15:26

A handout picture taken and released on September 7, 2018, in Tehran by the Turkish presidential press service shows Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan shaking hands with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani. "Peace must return to Syria", said spokeswoman Maria Zakharova in comments reported by Russian agencies. Putin was to hold a meeting with Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on the sidelines of the summit, according to Russian news agency TASS.

by | September 07, 2018 | 14:31

Mr Obama told the congregation: "We come to celebrate an extraordinary man, a warrior, a statesman, a patriot who embodied so much that is best in America". The couple, whose appearance at the memorial was described by one insider as a "huge mistake", were reportedly invited by Sen. In captivity, McCain learned how each moment, each day and each choice is a test, the former president noted.

by | September 07, 2018 | 14:16

No passport or travel details were stolen, but the post recommended those were affected call their banks and reset the password for their British Airways website account. "I contacted BA customer service by phone three hours prior to the Twitter announcement". Meanwhile, BA customers expressed their frustration with the airline on social media.

by | September 07, 2018 | 10:40

Bailey was a police officer who came into contact with the pair at a park in Salisbury and was treated for injuries as a result. British Prime Minister Theresa May, speaking Thursday in parliament after the police announced the charges, said it was "not a rogue operation", and that based on the evidence gathered, United Kingdom authorities believe the two suspects are operatives of the Russian military intelligence service known as the GRU .

by | September 07, 2018 | 09:50

The billionaire businessman prefaced one of his emails to BuzzFeed with the words "off the record", but the publication disclosed it anyway , defending its decision to do so by stating that they did not explicitly agree to Musk's condition.

by | September 07, 2018 | 06:06

In his newest letter to President Donald Trump's legal team, Special Counsel Robert Mueller is now offering that Trump submit written answers on questions of his campaign's possible conspiring with Russian Federation to interfere with the 2016 election, according to a Tuesday New York Times report .

by | September 07, 2018 | 05:45

Firefighters used their trucks to collect water from a nearby lake because fire hydrants did not work. A deputy director at the museum, Luiz Fernando Dias Duarte, voiced "profound discouragement and vast anger" as the treasured institution burned, accusing Brazilian authorities of a "lack of attention".

by | September 07, 2018 | 04:29

Israel has closed its embassy in Paraguay following the South American country's decision to move its embassy in the Jewish state from Jerusalem back to Tel Aviv. But the Palestinians want East Jerusalem for the capital of a future state they hope to establish in the occupied West Bank and Gaza Strip. Two days later, Guatemala opened its embassy in Jerusalem .

by | September 07, 2018 | 02:50

The world's two largest democracies have drawn closer in recent years, seeking ways to counterbalance China's spreading influence across Asia, notably in Pakistan, Southeast Asia and the Indian Ocean. "India has nearly concluded the S-400 missile deal with Russian Federation, and we are going ahead with it". The United States is pushing all countries to halt oil imports from Iran after President Donald Trump in May withdrew from a 2015 deal between Iran and six world powers and ordered a ...

by | September 07, 2018 | 00:45

I don't read your websites", Rubio told him. Jones responded, "Oh, he'll beat me up!" The reporter then continued to try asking Rubio questions, but Jones kept interrupting, causing Rubio to laugh and call him a "dumbass". "I've got to go to the committee. Rubio just threatened to physically take care of me". Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey and Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg are testifying before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Wednesday , speaking about issues of election interference ...

by | September 06, 2018 | 22:11

Sam and Joan Smith were among the few people near the United States Naval Academy around noon Sunday. Family and friends, along with the Naval Academy's class of 1958 and its current student body, bade a final farewell in a private service at the Naval Academy chapel before McCain, who died August 25 at age 81, was interred in a cemetery on the academy grounds.

by | September 06, 2018 | 20:07

Just a few hours before Jordan was killed, Stinson and her son had been visited at home by a member of the Florida Department of Children and Families, which was investigating the family, police said . On Saturday, a prayer vigil is planned for 5 p.m. where he was found near Lake Avenue and McMullen Road. "My brother, I can't speak how my brother feels, because I never lost a child", said Stephon Davis, the boy's uncle.

by | September 06, 2018 | 17:04

The principal of a kindergarten in southern China has been sacked after welcoming students back to the first day of the new school year with pole dancing. "How can I trust my children with them?" Another parent, expat Michael Standaert, added: "Who thought this is a good idea?" The journalist said that he and his wife were now trying to pull their children out of the school and get their tuition back.