However, Sekulow has said that the tweet was the President's response to a media article about the non- existent investigation, a direct critique of the lack of authentic sources for the news that was published . What has Trump himself said? Tweet or no tweet, the president is not under investigation, according to Sekulow. "It will be in the history books", Sekulow said.
Also previous year, Barcelona star Lionel Messi and father Jorge Horacio Messi were found guilty of tax fraud and given 21-month sentences, which will likely be suspended. Ronaldo's agency, Gestifute' released a statement last week regarding the allegations, saying "it is clear that the football player did not try to evade taxes ".
After the meeting Lalu Prasad of the RJD said he would meet Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and appeal to him again to rethink his partys decision to support the NDA nominee , which he called a historic blunder. "He too, despite his long years in UP politics, couldn't recall him", Pawar said. Daughter of former Deputy Prime Minister and prominent Dalit leader Jagjivan Ram , Meira Kumar is a 5-time MP and was the first woman Speaker of Lok Sabha from 2009 to 2014.
With the backing of parties outside the alliance like TRS (2 per cent), AIADMK (5.39 per cent), YSR Congress (1.53 per cent) and Biju Janata Dal (2.99 per cent), the NDA's support will reach almost 63 per cent. On the other hand, CPI (M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury is in talks with the Congress and non-NDA parties to know their opinion about Prakash Ambedkar .
A jury on Wednesday found former Milwaukee police officer Dominique Heaggan-Brown not guilty of first-degree reckless homicide for the killing of Sylville Smith last summer. Smith's shooting triggered several nights of violence in Milwaukee's Sherman Park neighborhood. Heaggan-Brown was sacked from the police force in October after being charged with sexual assault in an unrelated case.
Over the last three years, the Prime Minister has implemented an agenda of vigorous commercial diplomacy with the United States , engaging directly with business leaders, along with President Obama and his administration. Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar is set to meet US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's arrival here for a summit meeting with President Donald Trump.
Lyles was shot and killed by police on Sunday after police say she came at them armed with a knife. Typically, that would be a one-officer call, but there was some information in the system, officers had dealt with this particular unit, this particular caller just recently.
Members of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) were engaged in a gun battle with the military, Chief Inspector Realan Mamon , the police chief of Pigcawayan town, said in a radio interview. The school that was attacked this morning is on the same island as Marawi, is as much as 190 kilometres away. Unconfirmed reports said at least eight civilians had died, and that some pupils were taken as hostages.
Mourinho is accused of using a corporate structure "in order to make physically opaque benefits from their image rights". The claims against Mourinho come amid a lengthening list of tax fraud cases involving football players in Spain. Real Madrid and Man United are not directly involved. He is under official investigation and will have to appear in the Pozuelo de Alarcon court No.
The Friday test-launch of the Hyunmoo-2 missile marked the fourth successful one. North Korean missile tests present a hard challenge for Moon. South Korean President Moon Jae-in, second from right, watches a. While adding pressure upon the North, however, President Moon also spoke of the necessity of communications with the reclusive regime. "Resumption of dialogue with North Korea may need to be pursued in close cooperation and consultation with the United States, but South Korea does ...
Manslaughter charge is among the offences that will be considered in the Grenfell Tower investigation, the police said. A safety alert has been issued by the Government after a Hotpoint fridge-freezer was identified as the cause of the Grenfell Tower fire .
The government has ordered an immediate examination of the refrigerator model that started the blaze. Consumers, who believe they may own a Hotpoint fridge freezer model number FF175BP (white) or FF175BG (grey), should call Whirlpool Corporation's freephone hotline or log on the net to register their details for further updates.
Democratic Attorney General Xavier Becerra added Texas , Alabama , South Dakota and Kentucky to the list of places where state employee travel is restricted. California's law gained attention after North Carolina enacted its so-called "bathroom bill," which prevented local governments from adopting anti-discrimination ordinances and required that people using bathrooms in public buildings choose the restroom that corresponds to their gender at birth.
A USA official in the Middle East called the move a "temporary measure", when reached by Fox News. The incident - the first of its kind since the US started fighting ISIS in Syria in 2014 - prompted Russian Federation to issue a threat to coalition aircraft flying west of the River Euphrates that they "will be considered air targets".
The arrested has been identified as BJP leader Rakesh and his brother Rajesh. Counterfeit notes of denomination of Rs 2,000, Rs 500, Rs 50 and Rs 20 were recovered from his house by the police during Operation Kubera, a routine raid on private money institutions to check loan sharks.
Speaking to media, Shiv Sena Chief Uddhav Thackeray said that his party has chose to support Kovind's candidature and all the lawmakers will vote for him in the upcoming elections. Besides the constituents of the NDA - which has 48.6 per cent of the total vote value of 10.99 lakh - regional parties such as the AIADMK, BJD, TRS and JD (U) have announced their support to the Dalit leader, making his win an nearly foregone conclusion.
Nitish Kumar's JD (U), which had formally announced its decision to support BJP's presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind , skipped the meeting, while RLD chief Ajit Singh was present. CPI-M General Secretary Sitaram Yechury said: "From among Meira Kumar, Bhalchandra Mungekar, Prakash Ambedkar and Shinde, everyone agreed on Meira Kumar's name without any reservation whatsoever ".
The Congress' Ghulam Nabi Azad said 17 political parties had unanimously picked Kumar to be their candidate. She has been elected to the Lok Sabha five times and from three different constituencies - Bijnor in Uttar Pradesh, Karol Bagh in Delhi and Sasaram in Bihar.
An angry mob beat a police officer to death outside a mosque in Indian-administered Kashmir, police said Friday, as tensions ran high in the volatile Himalayan region. Mirwaiz also stated that what the state of Jammu and Kashmir has wreaked on them was largely responsible for this kind of brutalisation. Three people received gunshots injuries in their legs as the deceased officer tried to save himself.The officer lived only 3kms away from the mosque.
He added: "The Constitution is supreme and it is our duty to maintain its supremacy". "Since I became the governor I do not belong to any political party", the 71-year-old former head of the BJP's Dalit Morcha - nearly certain to be the next president - said after filing his nomination here for the post.
Although it fell short of a predicted landslide, Macron's Republic on the Move (REM) and its centrist ally MoDem won 350 seats in the 577-seat National Assembly after Sunday's runoff vote. The next largest group after Macron's, a center-right formation led by the conservative Republicans, took 137 seats, a substantial drop on the 229 it held at the last elections in 2012.
Witnesses said that Osborne yelled "I'm going to kill all Muslims" before his arrest. "When he was on the floor, the guy asked 'why do you do that?' He said 'Because I want to kill many Muslim people". British prime minister Theresa May today condemned the lone wolf terror attack near a London mosque was "every bit as sickening " as the recent ones to hit the country.
Lewis is the sixth player ever selected in the draft out of JSerra Catholic High School , and the highest since catcher Austin Hedges was selected by the Padres in the second round in 2011. "So I think they're pretty pumped up for that, so we'll see how it works out". Then it was McKay, another two-way star from Louisville, going fourth overall to the Rays as a first baseman.
A crowd of some 2,000 people filled a high school auditorium in Otto Warmbier's hometown of OH to celebrate his life. Warmbier was scheduled to graduate this year from the University of Virginia's McIntire School of Commerce. The spokesman also said that "groundless" speculation of torture and beatings could be refuted by American doctors who came to the North to examine Mr Warmbier before his release and allegedly acknowledged that North Korean doctors had "brought him back alive" after ...
This held up the EU's wish to complete its union and caused ill feelings about the United Kingdom as the reluctant European.The EU knows that the United Kingdom electorate voted by a majority to leave the EU, that our parliament voted by overwhelming majority to send the article 50 letter as formal notice that we will leave.In the recent election the two main parties shared 82% of the vote, with both affirming the intention to leave, and to leave the single market and customs union as well.
They, however, said the Opposition should have declared their consensus candidate before the BJP announced the NDA nominee yesterday. One of the strong names in favour of unity amongst the Opposition, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, has chose to side with the NDA candidate for the upcoming Presidential elections , former Bihar Governor Ran Nath Kovind, top leaders of his party said on Wednesday.
Asked to comment on Nitish Kumar's JD-U, which is supporting Kovind and stayed out of meeting, she said, "We do hope that other opposition parties join us". "Meira Kumar is a better candidate", Misra quoted the BSP leader and former UP chief minister as saying. He also suggested the names of Gopalkrishna Gandhi and Prakash Ambedkar.
Since his margin is so slim - just two senators would need to vote against the measure for it to fail - no one can see how McConnell gets to 50 votes at this point. He said amendments during the upcoming debate "cannot change the fundamental meanness at the core of this legislation". Among independents, 16% approve of the House bill and 48% disapprove.
Both bills would eliminate most of the taxes imposed by the Affordable Care Act . "I see this as an opportunity for us to be freed up". The 142-page measure , which was drafted privately by Senate GOP leaders in a shroud of secrecy, was released the same day rank-and-file Republicans attended a briefing on the legislative text.
Comey testified the president asked that he "let go" of the investigation into Michael Flynn , Trump's former national security adviser. After each of the conversations, Comey drafted memos outlining what had been said and shared them with a handful of top staff members at the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
On the campaign trail, Trump indicated he would be far more sympathetic to settlements than Obama. He appears to have backtracked since. Palestinians and most of the global community consider settlements built in territory captured by Israel after the 1967 war as illegal under worldwide law.
Nearly exactly a year after Britain's seismic referendum to leave the bloc, the EU's chief negotiator, Michel Barnier of France, welcomed his counterpart David Davis with a cheery handshake at the European Commission in Brussels . Mr Davis, a veteran campaigner against European Union membership, said he sought quick and substantive progress in what is scheduled to be a two-year negotiation before Britain leaves the EU.
The portal will also be opened for enrolment of GST practitioners on June 25. There will also be special commissioners, additional commissioners, joint commissioners etc, 2017, it was informed in the cabinet meeting. "The prudent point is that GST itself is part of the digitisation revolution, which along with the reforms on the information tax side in terms of the processes and operations, have the potential to broaden the tax base considerably", Patel told an event organised by industry ...
The strikes are the first time Iran has fired missiles at another country in three decades and represent a major escalation of Iran's role in the war in Syria. The missile also could strike Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia. Izadi said it was partly intended for a Saudi audience. "I think we're getting closer and closer to open conflict with Iran and Russian Federation, and the American public needs to know that we're moving very fast toward what could be another war inside the Middle ...
A soldier secures an area outside Brussels Central Station. While he was away, his suitcase, containing nails and gas bottles , exploded for the second time, this time more violently, but still not fully. Police later raided the man's home in Molenbeek, home to some of the jihadists involved in the Paris and Brussels attacks. While Tuesday's attack was foiled by the forces and no one was injured, in an attack that shook the country previous year in March, 32 civilians had lost their ...
Kumar, a former diplomat and daughter of the late Dalit icon Jagjivan Ram, was the unanimous choice of the 17 opposition parties that attended the meeting. Kumar, who is a Dalit, has been considered by many as a strategic ploy pulled by the Opposition, as she is pitted against the NDA candidate, Ram Nath Kovind, who is a Dalit activist.
The Crusaders midfielder for so long had to bide his time behind Ma'a Nonu, Conrad Smith and Sonny Bill Williams , and he was easily one of the hard-luck stories of the All Blacks' 2015 Rugby World Cup squad. Conor Murray will be crucial to the Lions hopes of victory at Eden Park. The All Blacks must ensure they do not give away kickable penalties that will allow the Lions to build scoreboard pressure.
On Wednesday Yang and top General Fang Fenghui met with Tillerson and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis at the State Department to discuss North Korea and other regional issues. US President Donald Trump has repeatedly slammed North Korea over its treatment of Warmbier, who died within days of returning to the United States.
Israeli security services have occasionally announced arrests of small cells said to be affiliated with Islamic State , and the Army has tracked the group's forces on the Syrian and Egyptian border, but the organization has thus far not claimed a deadly attack against Israelis from the West Bank.
After their son's death, Otto's parents, Fred and Cindy Warmbier, released a statement. Also attending will be Ambassador Joseph Yun, the US special envoy who traveled to Pyongyang to bring Warmbier back, and Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan, the Department of State said.
Meanwhile, it has emerged that Government guidance issued days after the attack warns hospitals and doctors surgeries that they too could be targeted by terrorists . Police said the weapons were possibly chosen to prevent them being picked up by metal detectors. The attack could have been even worse, officials said.
The demonstrations grew so intense that Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett ordered the city be placed under curfew, prompting Gov. Scott Walker to activate the National Guard. "It's altogether bad. The fact of the matter is that this individual has revealed his character in ways that did not come to light during the pre-hiring investigation", Chief Flynn said.
At least 10 people were killed and several others injured in two separate explosions in a densely populated area of Parachinar in Kurram Agency on Friday. Pakistan twin blast: An explosion went off in northwestern Pakistan town of Parachinar, says a government official. Emergency has been declared in all hospitals in the city, said local officials.
Kaytlynn Cargill's body was discovered Wednesday by a worker at a landfill in Arlington, Texas, news station WFAA reported . Her mom Trisha West told the Dallas Morning News that while searching for her daughter she found the pet tied to a fence at a nearby dog park.
The documents cover January 2016 through spring 2017. The filing shows that Mr. Trump resigned from more than 560 positions - many of them a day before his inauguration as president on January 20. That figure represents a $7.4 million increase in revenue since Trump's last financial disclosure in May, while the president saw an $800,000 dip in revenue revenue from his golf club in Bedminster, N.J.
Government facilities testing cladding have so far found three tower blocks to have combustible panels. Although the cooperation of organizations involved had been " excellent ", McCormack confirmed the force had seized documents from some of them.
Rouhani, the chairman of the SNSC, said the body had in response to the terrorist attacks in Tehran given wider authority to the country's Armed Forces than the missile raid on Daesh in Syria. The argument - that firing the missiles greatly enhanced the threat Iran presents to Israel - would say its use of such powerful long-range weapons makes it more likely that it would use them again.
Foreign ministers and defence officials of the three neighbouring countries agreed to work together to share information, track communications and crack down on the flow of arms, fighters and money, amid what experts says is the biggest security threat facing Southeast Asia in decades.
The month, normally a time of prayer and reflection, has been marred by a string of bloody attacks across the country that have claimed hundreds of lives. In Mazar-e Sharif, Afghanistan, inside a military camp nearby the third largest city in Afghanistan, the situation got out of control just before the United States sanctioned to send more American troops to train the Afghani forces to fight against Taliban and ISIS.
Scotland Yard has launched a manslaughter inquiry after it emerged that the outside cladding and insulation on Grenfell Tower failed safety tests. The fridge manufacturer, Hotpoint , hadn't recalled that model prior to the fire, but it's now asking customers to check their model numbers and contact the company.