The move by Sen. Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa, who chairs the Senate Judiciary Committee, and Sen. "In any event, it's up to the Justice Department to figure that out". "I don't take lightly making a referral for criminal investigation", Grassley said in a statement. The letter , which was sent along with undisclosed classified attachments, accused Steele of making false statements about whether he spoke to the press about the dossier's claims.
Attorney's office. "Let's call this what it is: a sham". Both the Justice Department and the USA attorney's office in Arkansas declined to comment to CNN about the investigation. Nick Merrill , Clinton's chief spokesman, slammed the FBI's decision to re-open the case as "disgraceful", contending it is a distraction from collusion allegations facing Trump .
In a new statement Thursday, billionaire conservative donor Rebekah Mercer said that she has not spoken to Bannon, the former White House chief strategist, in many months and that she continues to support President Trump . Trump plans to undergo a physical exam by a government doctor on january 12 that will be followed by a public statement by the doctor, the White House has said.
However, during the Winter Session of the Parliament , the focus remained largely on the triple talaq bill, the National Medical Commission Bill , repealing 245 obsolete and archaic laws , the Bhima-Koregaon violence, Assam NRC, and Kulbhushan Jadhav , among others.
Federal Bureau of Investigation agents searching Wilson's home found 15 guns, a handmade shield, tactical vest, 11 AR-15 rifle ammunition magazines, a drum magazine for a rifle, ammunition, white supremacy documents, gunpowder and ammunition-reloading supplies.
Zarrab testified that he bribed Turkey's former economy minister and that his former pal Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan approved of their scheme to help Iran avoid USA and United Kingdom sanctions. The visit to France will be Erdogan's first since the botched July 2016 putsch and one of only a handful to Europe since the attempted army takeover.
A man accused of working with Hamas' military wing is also executed in the video. Hamas has cracked down on IS and its sympathizers along the Gaza-Egypt border recently as part of its improved alliance with Egypt. The video began with a clip of that announcement from the White House. Last month, the Israeli army cleared its troops of wrongdoing saying they found "no moral or professional failures" in the killing of 29-year-old Ibrahim Abu Thuraya , who was demonstrating peacefully along ...
Mumbai started Wednesday morning with a lukewarm response to the Maharashtra bandh - called by Dalit leader Prakash Ambedkar and his associates - but as the day progressed, protests gathered steam, with road blocks, rail rokos, demonstrations and rallies being reported from across the city, as well as neighbouring Thane and Navi Mumbai .
The California Republican had also demanded his committee have access to interview former Associate Deputy Attorney General Bruce Ohr, FBI counterintelligence official Peter Strzok , FBI general counsel James Baker, FBI lawyers Lisa Page and Sally Moyer, and the FBI's congressional liaison, Greg Brower.
Nevertheless the spirit of Trump's remarks is on the mark. In his first Tweet of the year on Monday, Trump accused Pakistan for lying to the United States and offering "little help" in hunting terrorists in Afghanistan. It certainly hasn't been in the past. As an example, we pay the Palestinians HUNDRED OF MILLIONS OF DOLLARS a year and get no appreciation or respect.
Jacqueline Kent Cooke , 29, was charged with assault on Wednesday in NY following the shocking confrontation on New Year's Eve in the swanky Upper East Side restaurant Caravaggio . As her boyfriend wraps his arms around Haberkorn, Cooke appears to get up and then fall as she takes another swing at him. "Hate crimes have absolutely no place in our society, and Ms.
The Yogi Adityanath-led Bharatiya Janata Party government has painted the outer wall of the Uttar Pradesh State Haj Committee office in saffron, in a move that could trigger a fresh controversy in the state. Besides rolling out saffron-coloured buses, the BJP government has painted several government buildings saffron including secretariat annex building that houses the offices of chief minister Adityanath and top bureaucrats.
In 2008, at Mr Monson's urging, Mormons led a vigorous campaign in support of banning gay marriage in California - which backfired with protests and vandalism against the faith's church temples across the US. Monson's wife of 65 years, the former Frances Johnson, died in 2013. As a result, President Monson's legacy will continue to be an influence for good in the lives of countless individuals and families for generations to come.
Prasad was convicted by the CBI court on December 23 in a case relating to fraudulent withdrawal of Rs 89.27 lakh from the treasury in Deoghar district. The RJD chief had said he would keep on fighting for social causes till his last breath. The 15 accused in the case, including Lalu, have been convicted for offences of cheating with criminal conspiracy under the Indian Penal Code and the Prevention of Corruption Act.
For decades, oil and gas drilling have been well established in these waters. "New drilling permits were issued for 238 wells since 2012, up 17 percent, for existing leases in waters off of Los Angeles and Ventura Counties, according to analysis by the nonprofit FracTracker Alliance".
United States courts have repeatedly held feds can't force states/localities to do Trump's bidding on draconian deportation tactics. Just as California's new sanctuary state status went into effect, mock signs were posted at the state border.
The preliminary reading of the controversial bill has been approved , although it still requires a second and third reading before it becomes law. Technically, Israeli courts can already sentence convicts to death, but only via the unanimous decision of multiple judges.
The missile was deliberately launched towards Najran to target civilian areas, but it was intercepted and destroyed by the Brigades "Patriot" in the sky of Najran, said Malki. Tehran denies arming Yemen's rebels in the war with Saudi Arabia. In December, Riyadh warned "Iranian-manufactured ballistic weapons" threatened the kingdom's security following a foiled ballistic missile attack from Yemen.
With temperatures drastically decreasing in parts of Southern Florida, not only were people stunned by this week's cold snap, but green lizards got completely frozen, too. However, experts say this does not mean the iguanas are dead. They can grow to over 5 feet long, and their droppings can be a potential source of salmonella bacteria , which causes intestinal illness.
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during an address from the White House in Washington, U.S., December 6, 2017. North and South Korea will hold official talks next week for the first time in more than two years. Scott Snyder is senior fellow for Korea Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations and author of South Korea at the Crossroads: Autonomy and Alliance in an Era of Rival Powers .
The numbers drawn Tuesday were 1, 42, 64, 47, 70. In November, Karen Hamilton bought a $5 million Cash Showcase ticket and won the $50,000 for 20-year prize. In order to win the jackpot, players must match all five regular numbers, or white balls, in any order and the gold Mega Ball. Mega Millions is played in 44 states, plus the District of Columbia and the Virgin Islands.
GoogleEarth images from 2016 show no such damage to the buildings, one of which does not appear to have been built yet. It is next to impossible to verify the true extent of the damage, or indeed to verify the report itself, due to the lack of access to the secretive communist state.
A statement from the state department says , "The Secretary also placed Pakistan on a Special Watch List for severe violations of religious freedom". "It's not only Pakistan that we pay billions of dollars to for nothing, but also many other countries, and others". Pakistan is already in the crosshairs of the Trump administration for not doing enough to combat terrorism.
Tampa International tweeted a photo of their crews de-icing a Southwest plane on Thursday morning. After leaving a wake of delays and cancellations in the southeast yesterday, the first winter storm of 2018 is packing enough punch to cancel more than 1,000 flights in NY and Boston today, sending ripple effects throughout the U.S.
The State Department announced Tuesday that it would use Facebook and Twitter to communicate directly with Iranian protesters, posting in Farsi on the social media platforms. "The U.S.is watching!" "These hard-earned rights will be protected, and infiltrators will not be allowed to sabotage them through violence and destruction", Zarif tweeted .
Leigh Corfman has filed the lawsuit in Montgomery County district court Thursday against Moore and the campaign, asking for a retraction along with compensatory damages. The 29-page lawsuit seeks for the defendants to retract all defamatory statements made against Corfman, to publicly apologize for those statements and to refrain from further defamatory statements as well as to pay the costs and expenses of the lawsuit.
The Tribune , an Indian English daily, Thursday reported unauthorised agents were accessing Aadhaar details of citizens through the Unique Identification Authority of India ( UIDAI ) database. "The fact is that it has been misused to steal data - personal information such as name, date of birth, address, PIN, photo, phone number, e-mail - at will, for any Aadhaar number".
The body of the deceased American tourist and the seven other injured were transferred to Luxor International Hospital. It is not clear if any United Kingdom citizens were involved, but the Foreign Office is investigating. New Zealanders are understood to have been involved in a fatal hot air balloon crash in Egypt. In 2016, 22 Chinese tourists suffered minor injuries in another balloon crash, which prompted the country to temporarily halt flights while it tightened safety measures.
Interior Ministry spokesman Najib Danish said 20 people were " killed and wounded ", the local TOLO news agency put the number of fatalities at 15, citing the health ministry and Kabul police. At least 15 people were killed and nearly 20 others were left injured as an explosion rocked Banaee area in Kabul on Thursday evening, a report claimed.
In interviews with Breitbart News after the news broke, he called Trump a "great man" and pledged continued support for the president's agenda. The publisher of " Fire and Fury: Inside". "He obviously changed his tune pretty quick". "This book is mistake after mistake after mistake", she said. President Donald Trump says he no longer speaks with former chief strategist Steve Bannon , who unloaded on his administration in a new book.
Prosecutors there have always focused on marijuana crimes that "create the greatest safety threats" and will continue to be guided by that, he said. Southern District of California U.S. "Everyone will keep going full steam ahead". US attorneys in California paid little heed, continuing a campaign they had begun in 2012 to shut down medical marijuana dispensaries by suing their landlords.
Iranian citizens' leaderless protests started by taking aim at high living costs and unemployment but quickly grew into shows of dissatisfaction with Iran's Middle East policy and the country's religious leadership. The student news agency ISNA quoted Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli as saying that "at most 42,000 people attended the protests, which is not much" in a nation of 80 million people.
Friday . Bitter cold returns to Central New York starting Thursday night. Saturday will stay frigid, with mostly sunny skies and a high temperature of 20 degrees. On Sunday , we are forecasting a record low temperature. Even on Monday , the forecasted high is just 45 degrees. Remaining snow cover, and re-freezing of wetness from melting that occurred on Thursday , will result in unsafe travel conditions, especially through the morning commute.
The cups are technically capable of being recycled, however there are very few recycling centres in the United Kingdom with the specialised equipment to do so. "Only by treating this issue as one that is the responsibility of both industry and consumers will reuse become the norm in place of single-use and throw away".
A similar effect was occurring Wednesday, as warm air over the ocean met extremely cold polar air that had descended over the East. Pressure was expected to fall quickly from Florida northward. "Power outage risk followed by arctic air Fri/Sat a big concern!" According to forecasters, individuals in the Northeast will be particularly impacted by the bomb cyclone , which will introduce biting cold and hurricane-level wind.
On Monday, Trump said the USA had "foolishly" given Pakistan more than $33 billion in aid in the last 15 years and had gotten nothing in return but "lies & deceit". Despite Pakistan's public objections to the USA drone strikes, it is rumored to have given tacit approval to the ongoing controversial operations. There were several indications that the suspension of aid to Pakistan was in the works.
Seward said his own efforts would focus on controlling state spending, derailing new taxes, ending costly and unnecessary state regulations, and partnering with our business leaders to boost the economy. With the new federal tax plan in place, Cuomo is exploring adjustments to the state's tax policies. University of California at Davis law professor Darien Shanske explains the argument to Reuters but warns that the U.S.
According to the Detroit Free Press report , the woman has accused Ramamoorthy of putting his hand in her trousers and unbuttoning her shirt while she was sleeping against the window. Jill Leslie Price of the Federal Defender Office, who appeared with Ramamoorthy, said he was willing to have his home country notified of the charge.
The Southampton forward has been given the nod to lead the line in Southampton's attack in Charlie Austin's absence in recent weeks by manager Mauricio Pellegrino . The goal itself was a well-worked finish for the former Cork City man, steering a low cross from right-back Jeremy Pied . In torrid conditions on a bog of a pitch Palace looked spent at times but they kept going and showed plenty of guts to overturn Shane Long's opener and rise to 14th place.
There are reports of dozens of vehicles involved. Twenty-two vehicles were directly involved, according to Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz . Initially, the Lancaster Office of Emergency Management said approximately 75 vehicles may have been involved.
Nabil Abu Rdainah, a spokesman for Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas , described Trump's policy shift on Jerusalem and the passage of the amendment as "a declaration of war against the Palestinian people". "No more!" Trump had tweeted Monday. It is also the largest overall supplier of financial support for the Palestinians. Trump's envoy to the United Nations, U.S.
The cancellation also includes all extracurricular activities. Staff and office personnel will work a regular schedule, district officials said. Madison County Schools will start an hour early Wednesday because of freezing temperatures, district officials said.
According to early estimates, Tiger Zinda Hai minted Rs 16 cr (approx) on January 1 and thus the total collection of the film now stands at Rs 270.75 cr. The movie is based on rescuing 25 Indian Nurses those have been kidnapped by the Iraq terrorist group. Tiger Zinda Hai film was directed by Ali Abbas Zafar , also the film scripted and screenplay was done by him.
Haley said the USA will call for an emergency session of the U.N.in NY, as well as at the Human Rights Council in Geneva. Earlier Tuesday, Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei blamed the unrest on foreign powers whom he called the "enemies of Iran".
Gokhale, 58, who is now Secretary (Economic Relations) in the Ministry of External Affairs , was India's Ambassador to China from January 20, 2016 to October 21, 2017. Gokhale had earlier handled East Asia Division in the Ministry of External Affairs which covers India's ties with China, Japan, South Korea, North Korea, Mongolia and Taiwan.
The break, at 125 Webster Hill Blvd., involved an 8-inch main that was installed in 1948. Bowling Green Municipal Utilities crews were working Tuesday to fix a water main break in the 800 block of US 31-W By-Pass. Approximately 11 homes on Manor Court SW will be without water as crews work to fix a 2-inch water connection. "The extreme weather is a factor in the occurrence of water main breaks", said MDC spokesperson Kerry Martin.
Gen. John Nicholson, the top USA commander in Afghanistan, expressed condolences, saying "we are deeply saddened by the loss of one of our own". The Pentagon does not release the names of deceased servicemembers until next of kin have been notified.
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White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said Tuesday that Trump is "very sad" to see Hatch leave and that no decisions have been made yet on campaigning for a potential Utah Republican nominee. Hatch, 83, was under heavy pressure from Trump to seek re-election and block Romney, who has been sharply critical of the president. Trump praised Hatch in a speech at the Utah Capitol and urged him to stay in office.
A day after the mother and wife of Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav met him in Islamabad in exceptional and controversial circumstances, the National Security Advisors (NSAs) of India and Pakistan met for talks in Bangkok . Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj ruled out the possibility of resumption of bilateral cricket series between Pakistan and India, thereby indicating the Indian government's stand on the much-debated issue.