The election results show that the region in northeastern Spain is deeply divided, Rajoy told a news conference in Madrid , and will take time to heal. The Catalan branch of Spain's ruling People's party won four seats. "The overall impact of the Catalan vote on the euro and the wider global markets is likely to be limited, however".
Walker's presumption, or so he'd have you believe, is that people just don't know how great the Republicans are in Wisconsin. Take it from Walker, the hyper-ambitious careerist who crashed and burned as a 2016 presidential contender and is now bidding for a third gubernatorial term.
Paolo Z. Duterte read a one-page note at the lower podium and in halting statement said he was resigning as vice mayor "effective today, December 25". Some 18,603 families were affected, she added. In a related development, Justice Secretary Vitaliano N. Aguirre II has ordered the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) last Sunday to launch an investigation into the fire that gutted the NCCC Mall where at least 37 people perished.
The U.N. says almost 655,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled the western state to Bangladesh since the bloody violence erupted last August. Myanmar officials say a camp to house Rohingya Muslim and Hindu refugees returning from Bangladesh will be ready by its promised deadline next week.
Questions in the test Trump took include drawing a line going from a number to a letter in ascending order-1 -A- 2- B- 3- C- 4- D- 5- E being the correct order-and the subject is given one point for getting it right. Calls for him to reveal his weight more transparently are being led by Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn, whose offered to cough up USD$100,000 (A$140,000) to Mr Trump's favourite charity if he complies.
In 2010, the American director , producer, and screenwriter was also blacklisted by the Arab League's Central Boycott office after it was revealed that Spielberg made a $1 million donation to Israel during the 2006 war in Lebanon. AFP reported that a second film was censored by Lebanon this week. The Lebanese government has blocked the film, starring Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks , because it failed to pass an Economy Ministry committee and a Lebanese censorship board.
Temperatures are expected to drop Wednesday causing rain to change over into snow. While it pales in comparison to the " bomb cyclone " that those on the east coast have had to deal with, snow in central and southeast Texas is somewhat of a rarity - averaging about .
Gunn has offered President Trump the six figures to the charity of his choice if he agrees to step on a scale to prove his actual height and weight. One online reader, however, accused Gunn of "fat shaming" the president. The birther movement believed, and still believes, that President Obama is from Kenya and should not have been allowed to be president of the United States.
Diplomatic sources here told IANS that representatives of the Arab diplomatic community have met senior officials of the External Affairs Ministry seeking New Delhi's support in Thursday's crucial vote. Israel's deputy foreign minister, Tzipi Hotovely, said that the USA and Israel were making "immense efforts" to block the resolution. This vote is further proof that the far-right Israeli-Trump alliance is more isolated than ever as the overwhelming majority of nations are finally recognizing ...
A yellow weather warning for snow is in place for the Yorkshire Coast . The second snow and ice warning comes into place from Tuesday at 04:00to Wednesday at 11:00. Any persistent snow is most likely to clear east before dawn on Thursday but further snow showers are likely to follow. "At lower levels we're looking at two to eight cms more typically below that 200-metre height".
The White House has yet to release details on who the nominees are, where the ceremony will happen or what kinds of awards will be handed out by the president. Last month he said: "President Trump: " Fake news " is not broadcasters criticising you, it's Russian bots and trolls targeting your democracy, pumping out untrue stories day after day, night after night".
The storm is not expected to be a blockbuster event and there should be relief later in the day. "So obviously that's why we're having black ice concerns, but during the daytime hours, we should see temperatures get above freezing, so that'll help with cleanup and melting".
The two foreigners were heading south from Kafanchan in Kaduna state to the capital, Abuja, on Tuesday night when they were ambushed around Kagarko, Kaduna state police spokesman Mukhtar Aliyu said. A spokesman for the United States Embassy in Nigeria declined to comment. Though he did not give further details, he said the anti-kidnap unit of the police was on the trail of the kidnappers.
For the objective of this commentary, I like to use data from the most recent 12 months, which either annualizes the most recent 6-month earnings update, or in some cases, the most recent annual report is already the latest available financial data.
Can't blame that on the staff but I do believe his staff was pretty much missed the mark here". Durbin also dismissed reports attributed to unnamed White House aides that Trump said "shithouse" rather than "shithole". "He's very sharp. He's very articulate when he speaks to me", Jackson said. Dr. Ronald Petersen, an Alzheimer's expert at the prestigious Mayo Clinic, said he could not comment specifically on the president's cognitive health.
Any breathing space this offers to leaders in the new year should not be squandered, it said. Acknowledging an "unprecedented" global interest in the 48th WEF in Davos , Schwab said some 70 heads of state and government and 38 heads of worldwide organisations would debate "creating a shared future in a fractured world" - the theme of this year's forum from January 23-26.
A senior US official said Wednesday the Trump administration's Afghanistan strategy is working. Haley said that the worldwide community should support the peace process in Afghanistan because it is not just about that country and the region,"but it is about safety in the world" in containing terrorism.
At a press conference Wednesday morning, Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas confirmed reports that Bernstein was stabbed to death and that police immediately began investigating the case as a homicide. The affidavit also quoted text conversations between Bernstein and a female friend last summer in which Bernstein wrote that he wanted to have sex with Woodward.
Dick Durbin , who attended, and others who were briefed on the conversation but were not authorized to describe it publicly. "Almost no one coming from the Dominican Republic to the United States is coming here because they have a proven skill that will benefit us and would indicate their likely success in our society", he said on the Senate floor in 2006.
With Kendal Briles gone, taking a job as the offensive coordinator at Houston, Lane Kiffin has made a decision to fill the open role on his FAU staff with another coach's son. Prior to that, he worked for two years at Alabama as an offensive analyst reporting to Kiffin, who was then the offensive coordinator. The two worked together briefly past year before Weis, a tight ends coach, left to take a job with the Atlanta Falcons.
The two soldiers Ahed Tamimi attacked wore helmets and combat gear and tried to deflect her blows, but remained largely passive during the incident, which occurred in the midst of a violent demonstration against Israeli policies in Yehudah and Shomron.
The South Korean delegation will be led by Chun. "And the South Korean team's first tournament in the Olympics is only three weeks away", the official said . South Korean President Moon Jae-in, a liberal elected a year ago after a political scandal saw the previous president ousted, has drawn fire from opponents for what some characterize as an overly-friendly demeanor toward Kim Jong Un, and his nation that is technically still at war with South Korea.
Trump was responding to a shouted question from CNN's Jim Acosta , who asked why Trump reportedly favors immigrants who come from European countries like Norway. Trump allegedly suggested that the United States would be better of with Norwegian immigrants than Haitian and African immigrants, per a Washington Post report .
The UAE has banned Qatari aircraft from using its airspace as part of the restrictions imposed since June. Earlier this week, Doha said that an Emirati fighter jet violated its airspace, an accusation a UAE official said was " untrue and confused ".
Efforts were made to get rid of her body by throwing it into a canal. Two of the girl's neighbor, 28-year-old Pradeep Kumar and 22-year-old Sagar have been arrested after police carried investigation. Authorities say both men have since been charged with kidnapping, rape and murder. Former Haryana chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda said there is complete breakdown of law and order in the statetoday, and the BJP government has failed to put a check on the rising crime graph.
Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 7am. Winds remain a little brisk from the west, but as those winds gradually shift from the southwest by the weekend, we'll reap the benefits of the milder wind direction. WALB Meteorologists say that highs will only reach the middle thirties Wednesday afternoon and wind chills stay in the twenties. Interstate 78 is closed between exits 19 and 23 in the Strausstown area due to icy conditions on the highway.
Jeff Flake launched a fiery attack on President Trump Wednesday over Trump's criticisms of the media - alleging that the president pushes "pernicious fantasies", uses Stalinist language and causes global instability by undermining the free press.
Sen. Durbin was having none of it, saying if Trump truly feels his comments are being "misrepresented" then he should release any existing recordings from the Oval Office meeting. Durbin says he wants Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to let the Senate debate the immigration measure this week as lawmakers try figuring out by Friday how to avoid a government shutdown.
Adam Jarchow in Wisconsin's 10th Senate District on Tuesday, the latest in a recent series of Democratic victories nationwide. Jarchow, of Balsam Lake, tweeted that he had called Schachtner to congratulate her on the win, in a race that received statewide and even national attention.
In tests, 40% of guests chose to take the Pay Less Up Front option. Last year, Airbnb acquired the startup Accomable to help disabled users find more affordable accommodation options. Airbnb is a great service for finding holiday rentals across the globe. This new payment option is available starting today across Android, iOS, mobile web, and desktop.
The board was established in 1935 and typically has included social and natural science academics as well as former elected officials from the Republican and Democratic parties. I am submitting my resignation as Chair and member of the National Park System Advisory Board . With Zinke as its leader, the Interior Department, which oversees the National Park Service, "showed no interest in learning about or continuing to use the forward-thinking agenda of science, the effect of climate change ...
If California was its own country, then it would have been the sixth largest economy in the world behind only the rest of the US, China, Japan, Germany and the UK. The solution, according to Preston and Reed, is to form a 51st state, splitting California largely along urban and coastal vs. rural and noncoastal lines.
Stephen Bannon, President Donald Trump's chief strategist, has faced criticism for his background overseeing Breitbart News , with Democrats touting numerous racially tinged and misogynistic headlines that went up under his watch. After the subpoena was issued, Bannon attorney William Burck conferred with White House officials who continued to insist that Bannon should still not answer the committee's questions.
In November 2017, the NIA seized more than Rs 36 crore in demonetised currency notes from New Delhi, allegedly linked to the financing of terrorist and separatist activities in Jammu and Kashmir. Following a tip-off, the SSP formed several teams headed by SP (East) Anurag Arya and SP (West) Gaurav Grover. Once the builder was caught, he led to the site where the notes were stored.
David Perdue , a Georgia Republican, saying that President Trump did not utter the phrase. "I am not a racist". Because, if you believe WaPo , that's what Tom Cotton and David Perdue have been doing to spin for Trump . Perdue and Cotton released a joint statement on Friday afternoon saying they had no recollection of Trump having made the comments. "In regards to Senator Durbin's accusation, we do not recall the President saying these comments specifically but what he did call out ...
The mayor of the Normandy town of Bayeux and the director of the museum that houses the 70-metre (230-foot)-long tapestry are holding a meeting about the discussions Wednesday. Interestingly, although it is called a tapestry it is in fact an embroidery stitched with 10 shades of woollen yarn. Napoleon put the Bayeux Tapestry on display in Paris in 1804 and it was briefly exhibited at the city's Louvre in 1944.
Rep. Adam Schiff of California says Bannon refused to answer questions about his time in the White House or his work on the presidential transition. On Tuesday, Bannon testified behind closed doors before the House Intelligence Committee, which is also investigating Russia's meddling in the 2016 election and ties between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation.
House Republicans exit their meeting Tuesday night openly unhappy. "For years, you've seen independents in red states and swing states acting more like Republicans", said Democratic pollster Zac McCrary. Warren Davidson, R-Ohio, a Freedom Caucus member. If a temporary "continuing resolution" to keep the government operating results, it would be the fourth such measure since the 2018 federal fiscal year began on October 1, a sign of Washington's serious struggles to pass spending ...
Egyptian star Mohamed Salah then appeared to have given Liverpool a comfortable lead in the 68th minute when he sent a shot from far outside the penalty box over the head of Ederson, who was way out of position. The England global added: "It was my second goal in front of the Kop and the last time I scored, I felt like I didn't deserve to score that day, so I didn't celebrate it".
He argued the day was for "all Australians" following a strong push from Greens leader Richard Di Natale for local councils across the country to change the date. Mayor Philip Angers said he believed any change was a State Government matter, but councillors would not be prevented from proposing a motion to debate the date, any change from which could result in an "expensive" poll of residents.
US Navy doctor Ronny Jackson examined Donald Trump last week. The doctor also said Trump received a ideal score on a cognitive exam , which had been requested by the President himself. To address this, Jackson said that he would come up with a diet and exercise plan, and that nutritionists would consult with Trump's cooks to avoid unhealthy eating habits.
At this juncture, that - not the deficit itself and not the new USA tax code - is the biggest challenge facing the Empire State. He also talked about setting up some research into whether or not the state should legalize marijuana for recreational use.
After the wallaby was finally caught, the animal was taken to a local veterinarian to ensure it was physically alright. Police said they chased the mysterious marsupial on foot and in a auto over the bridge before dawn before catching it in a downtown park and taking it to the city's Taronga Zoo.
Hannah Ferguson, 19, died after a semi-trailer slammed into her vehicle on the Newell Highway, north of Dubbo, about 12.30pm Tuesday. "It's not just the truck driver, it might be the company and it might be the person that we're supplying the goods to".
The lawyers of the Catalan assembly have also expressed their reserve about a possible long-distance investiture of Puigdemont as Catalan leader, insisting that the former leader has to be present in the Catalan Parliament building to be sworn in and that the act can not be carried out by video-conference.
Biting cold wave continued unabated in Himachal Pradesh and Keylong in tribal Lahaul and Spiti district recorded a low of minus 8.5 degrees Celsius. Night temperatures throughout the Kashmir Valley remained several degrees below the freezing point on Monday with Kargil town freezing at minus 20 degree Celsius.
I don't dispute the president was using tough language. Nielsen: I remember specific cuss words being used by a variety of members. "I believe the request was made", Nielsen said . "The conversation was very impassioned. I understand that. But I'll tell you this: I stand by every word I said about what was said and what happened".
Sen. Dick Durbin is hitting back at his Republican colleagues who accused him of cooking up facts about an infamous White House meeting. Trump said a year ago that he's killing the program unless Congress sends him legislation by March to keep it.
We will do various events in Brazil , Europe and Asia and, of course, we are arranging something with the Brazilian team as well", Assis said. Assis suggested his brother may play in some farewell matches, including one with the Brazil national team.
The alleged remarks made a meeting at the White House to consider migrant policies, were said to have also been made in reference to Haiti and El Salvador. Ivana Trump , who was married to Donald Trump from 1977 to 1992, said the pair remain friends and she still talks to him on the phone, mostly about the kids and holidays.