Authorities say the burn holes are in empty sections of pipe, AP said. Scherman did say in the court documents that ETP still plans to have oil flowing this week through the $3.8 billion pipeline that will carry North Dakota crude to a shipping point in IL.
Arresting Park, the central figure of a scandal that led to her impeachment last month, is expected to give more room for the prosecution to move forward to investigate other business tycoons involved in the scandal. Surveys had showed about 70 percent of South Koreans would support Park's arrest. Her detention began after a court approved a warrant calling for her arrest.
In its latest attempt to remind the world that it exists and should be taken seriously, North Korea has just launched an intermediate-range Musudan missile. Pyongyang claims it is in the final stages of developing an intercontinental ballistic missile, fitted with a nuclear warhead, that could reach the United States mainland.
Kim Jong-Nam was killed with the lethal nerve agent VX on February 13 in a Kuala Lumpur airport, in a brutally clinical operation which removed a potential claimant to the Kim throne - he was late leader Kim Jong-Il's first-born - who was an embarrassment to Pyongyang .
The minister also said that there will be no "British rebate" when it comes to defending the European Union's interests in the upcoming divorce negotiations with London . But that leaves only 10 months before October 2018 when Barnier says the talks must wrap up to give time for the European Parliament and member states to approve what the negotiators come up with.
Merkel's hold on power is stronger than some predicted. "In uncertain times, the people trust in leaders and political forces that govern in a dependable way", he said. The result spelt a five-point boost for the CDU over the SPD, which has served as the unhappy junior partner to the conservatives in so-called grand coalitions at both the state and national levels.
Maybe Chris Lattner, the company's vice president of Autopilot, is referring to the flashiest, fastest update: Autosteer will now work for speeds up to 80 miles per hour. This higher speed will only become available once each vehicle has finished calibrating its cameras. The update also includes lane departure warning which, when activated, will alert drivers when their vehicle crosses over a lane marking.
Both committees indicated they're skeptical of Flynn's public request, made Thursday night, for immunity from prosecution in exchange for his testimony. He made the comments in relation to former Hillary Clinton staffers being granted immunity as the FBI investigated her use of her server when she was secretary of state.
When asked by NBC News on March 22 about the AP report, Spicer refused to discuss Manafort further. In the 2014 case, Mr Manafort used Cypriot shell companies as part of a 19 million dollar deal with Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska to purchase Ukrainian cable television provider Black Sea Cable.
US airstrikes probably played a role in the deaths of dozens of civilians in Mosul earlier this month, USA and Iraqi military officials acknowledged Tuesday, but they denied the rules for avoiding civilian casualties have been loosened despite a recent spike in civilian casualties.
Other changes in the cabinet affect ministries such as energy, police, tourism, and others. Mr. Zuma gave only a terse explanation for his cabinet shuffle, saying that he made the moves to "bring about radical socio-economic transformation" for the benefit of "the poor and the working class".
It said the wall should have features that do not allow people to climb over it and should prevent digging below the wall. The non-partisan GAO has found that DHS has no metrics showing how much additional security benefit a border wall would add.
President Donald Trump on Friday released details of the personal finances of his staffers late on Friday, including his son-in-law Jared Kushner and daughter Ivanka, confirming that he has surrounded himself with some very affluent advisers.
Sixty years ago, recovering from the tragedy of two world wars, we chose to bond together and rebuild our continent from its ashes. "As well as so-called 'remainers, ' there are also people here who voted for Brexit, but they want a Brexit that will keep ties with Europe alive, not the kind of Brexit that seems to be on the cards".
His comments come after Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.) last week called for an investigation into Nunes, who earlier this month bypassed his own committee to brief President Trump and the media on information related to incidental USA surveillance of Trump's transition team.
He also announced that the committee has called on FBI Director James Comey and the National Security Agency director, Adm. Mike Rogers , to return to the Hill to brief the intelligence committee in a closed session. The FBI cannot yet prove that collusion took place, but the information suggesting collusion is now a large focus of the investigation, the officials said.
The worldwide covert operation, in cooperation with Federal Bureau of Investigation representatives who arrived in Israel as well as other police organizations around the world, used internet and web technologies to research the concentration of events and analyze them at the National Cyber Center of the Israel Police.
The rallies in Moscow and dozens of Russian cities and towns were the country's largest since the 2012 protests against President Vladimir Putin's return to the Kremlin for a third presidency. Most Russians receive their news from state-run television, which mostly ignored Navalny's YouTube expose and his call for protest. "Navalny and his investigation set off this wave", says 50-year old businessman Andrei Polyakov, who keeps a pen with Navalny's name in the pocket of his jacket.
Three shops selling meat and fish were allegedly set on fire by unidentified persons in Hathras, Uttar Pradesh, triggering panic in the area. Post assuming office as Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the Parliament today.
Sturgeon may have a strong political case for independence - i.e allowing Remain-voting Scotland to break away from Brexit Britain and pursue European Union membership as an independent country - but trying to sell years of austerity to the Scottish public would be a hard ask, Goodwin suggests.
Al Jazeera's Adrian Brown, reporting from Beijing, said Tillerson's meeting with Xi was a courtesy call that only lasted seven minutes. "We renewed our determination to work together", Tillerson said, "to convince the North Korean government to choose a better path and a different future for its people".
After expressing its readiness to work for a "negotiated settlement" of the vexed litigation over the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute, the Supreme Court firmly put the six year-old appeals back in cold storage saying "we don't have time for early hearing of this case".
The managing directors were also accused of collecting the money from home buyers and laundering it overseas through a shell company. According to police, 91 people invested Rs 35 crores in the project but never got their flats. Chandra and his brother were to hand over the flats in the Greater Noida real estate project to buyers in 2008 but did not adhere to the agreement, News18 reported.
The US is also expected to criticize Beijing for its pursuit of expansive claims in the South China Sea, where Taiwan has similar claims. He said it was a result of the global distribution of industries and the division of labour, as well as the two countries' different economic structures.
Donald Trump, who in the past has labelled climate change a " hoax " and invented by the Chinese, had regularly excoriated his predecessor's environmental policies as an attack on workers and the country's struggling coal industry. "Those decisions are being made at the state level and plant by plant", siad Earthjustice president Trip Van Noppen , who said his group was "continuing to work aggressively to retire dirty coal plants".
European Union calls for release of prominent Kremlin critic Navalny, a day after he was detained at opposition protest in Moscow . "The United States government can not be silent about Russia's crackdown on peaceful protesters". Navalny was arrested Sunday as he walked to a protest in Moscow and spent the night in jail before appearing in court. Navalny was grabbed by police while walking to the rally from a nearby subway station.
Today Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has Activated the online Application Link for Aspirants Who are Intrested Can apply for the National Eligibility cum Entrance Examination (NEET) 2017. The court directed local authorities and agencies to provide CBSE with logistical support, for example, like additional centres in lieu of larger number of candidates.
Turkey has been using the base as a trump card to emphasize its priorities and "red lines" - particularly regarding the cooperation between the U.S. and the Syrian Kurdish militia fighters, or YPG - ahead of the Raqqa campaign. -based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen , accused of staging a failed coup attempt previous year. "They're Syrians, that's who's going to Raqqa", Townsend said .
President Donald Trump will order staff on Friday to pinpoint countries and goods responsible for America's almost $50 billion trade deficit , in a protectionist warning shot to trade partners like China. that may have cost large trade deficits, or because some products that are not made in the USA and have to be imported. The orders are modest compared with the dramatic changes in trade policy that Mr.
Democrats pounced anyway. "The administration is asking the American taxpayer to cover the cost of a wall - unneeded, ineffective, absurdly expensive - that Mexico was supposed to pay for, and he is cutting programs vital to the middle class to get that done", said Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y).
Amnesty International on Tuesday said the rising death toll suggested the USA -led coalition wasn't taking adequate precautions as it helps Iraqi forces try to retake the city. A number of policemen were also wounded. The fighting has inflicted heavy casualties on the Iraqi security forces, according to the head of US Central Command.
Michael Sharp, the son of Hesston professor John Sharp and medical worker Michele Miller Sharp, was one of two United Nations officials, one American and one Swedish, kidnapped along with four Congolese in the Democratic Republic of the Congo's Kasai Central province.
Asked about the New York Times report on White House involvement, Nunes' spokesman Jack Langer said, "As he's stated many times , Chairman Nunes will not confirm or deny speculation about his source's identity, and he will not respond to speculation from anonymous sources".
The issue of Jewish settlements in the West Bank and East Jerusalem has always been a major source of dispute between Israel and the Palestinians. "That's really a statement that's been seen by the Israelis as a green light to go ahead and build this new settlement", Al Jazeera's Imran Khan, reporting from the occupied West Bank, said.
JOHN OTIS, BYLINE: In a ruling late Wednesday night, the supreme court declared that the National Assembly, the name for Venezuela's congress, was in contempt and that the court would assume legislative functions. Maduro is the ideological successor of the late Hugo Chavez, a key ally of Cuba's Castro brothers and Iran as well as a virulent enemy of USA influence in the hemisphere.
But Peter Navarro, director of the White House National Trade Council, stressed the orders had nothing to do with Trump hosting President Xi Jinping of China at his estate in Florida next week. "Needless to say the number one source of the deficit is China", Mr Ross said, before listing more than a dozen other "countries that will potentially be involved".
Australia has previously drawn criticism from China for running surveillance flights over disputed islands in the South China Sea and called on China to obey global norms in the strategic waterway. In recent years China has reclaimed land and constructed port facilities, lighthouses and an airstrip on the Spratly Islands, an island chain to which China, as well as several other Pacific Rim countries, lays claim.
They were among the thousands of demonstrators who took to the streets to demand the resignation of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. "You are the country's best people and Russia's hope for a normal future", he wrote on Twitter . The US and the European Union both issued statements calling on Russian Federation to free detained protesters, but Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said yesterday that such calls were wide of the mark.
Finally, given that renewable energy will soon be cheaper to produce than coal , businesses may have little incentive to revert to the polluting energy source . We're already seeing China and European Union stepping up their worldwide leadership on this issue. European Climate Action and Energy Commissioner Miguel Arias Canete attends a news conference in Beijing, China March 30, 2017.
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) said in an interview that aired Thursday that Nunes had told him his source for the information was a "whistle-blower type person". "If that was created to hide the origin of the materials, that raises profound questions about just what the White House is doing that need to be answered", Schiff said.
Evidence gathered on the ground in Mosul "points to an alarming pattern of USA -led coalition airstrikes which have destroyed whole houses with entire families inside", the Amnesty report said. Iraqi commanders were "allowed to directly contact the air strikes cell" to ask for a target to be bombed, with the response coming "in just 20 seconds sometimes", he said.
NSW residents are encouraged to change their smoke alarm batteries on April 2. Residents in Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia and the ACT can also put their clocks back one hour from 3am AEST this Sunday. It's that time of year again - Daylight Saving Time will wind up on Sunday, April 2. FRNSW Zone Commander Superintendent Tom Cooper said it was important to routinely check smoke alarms as fires could take hold in just a matter of minutes.
Sally Q. Yates, then the USA deputy attorney general, speaks during a press conference at the Department of Justice on June 28, 2016 in Washington , DC. Nunes also scheduled a closed meeting with FBI Director James Comey and NSA head Mike Rogers, but that was canceled, as well. "I believe the public cannot have the necessary confidence that matters involving the President's campaign or transition team can be objectively investigated or overseen by the Chairman", Schiff said in a ...
Opposition leaders scoffed at that as a hypocritical response to global outrage against his government. An opposition member waves a Venezuelan flag during a protest against President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas on Thursday. But his ratings have plummeted as Venezuelans struggle with a fourth year of recession, scarcities of food and medicines and the highest inflation in the world.
Kim, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un, was poisoned in Kuala Lumpur airport after VX nerve agent , a lethal chemical that is on a United Nations list of weapons of mass destruction, was smeared in his face. On Thursday evening, Najib announced the crisis was over after his government had granted North Korea permission to take custody of the body. He said they were even contacting the Malaysian side in the wee hours with their demands.
The priest said McGuinness, who died earlier this week aged 66, knew how many people struggled with his IRA past, but the presence of so many people was an eloquent testimony to "a complex man". Referring to Mr. McGuinness' IRA past she said that she can not forget that "there will be empty chairs and broken hearts as a result of the terrorism Martin McGuinness supported".
Flynn's attorney said Thursday that the retired general is in discussions with the House and Senate intelligence committees, indicating he wants immunity from "unfair prosecution" in exchange for answering questions on potential ties between Russian Federation and Trump campaign associates.
Putin on Thursday denied any involvement in the U.S. election, and Peskov echoed that view, saying the US's accusations were "fake news" and "slander". The actions included the expulsion of 35 Russians identified by the U.S.as Moscow intelligence operatives and sanctions against five Russian entities and four individuals for alleged cyberassaults on Democratic party operatives and political organizations during the presidential campaign.
Dermer, speaking at the same opening plenary, said that for the first time in years there was "no daylight" between Israel and the United States, and commended the Trump administration for "finally" bringing moral clarity to the United Nations.
We are shattered by his death but Kathrada will be remembered for his role in creating a new and vibrant South Africa. But laws that discriminated against non-whites existed prior to that. The person harbouring those emotions suffers more. While remaining loyal to the liberation movement, Kathrada had been critical of the ANC's direction in recent years.