In February 2017, Mrs. Trump received criticism for what was also perceived by some as opportunism when her lawyer said in her libel lawsuit against Mail Media , the owner of the Daily Mail , that the first lady had a "once-in-a-lifetime opportunity ..." Multiple women have alleged that her husband, President Donald Trump , has had affairs during his marriage, which he has repeatedly denied.
Sri Lanka is going through a major political crisis since October 26 when President Sirisena, in a controversial move, removed Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and installed ex-strongman Mahinda Rajapaksa in his place. In more recent times, when India, along with China, US and Japan, was accused of buying Sri Lankan assets, Wickremesinghe said that his country will only lease out oil tanks to India under the proposed deal to jointly operate a strategic oil facility in the eastern ...
Time magazine has named its annual Person of the Year , and it's a group of journalists who it calls "The Guardians". Jamal Khashoggi , a Washington Post contributor, was killed at the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul in October. Jamal Khashoggi , who was killed in the Saudi embassy in Turkey earlier this year, appears alone in one, while staff from the Capital Gazette , the U.S.
Rajapaksa was appointed as Prime Minister on October 26 by President Sirisena in a controversial move after sacking Wickremesinghe, which plunged the country into an unprecedented constitutional crisis . The Cabinet will consist of 30 members and include six Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) parliamentarians, it said. Mahinda Rajapakse gestures during a ceremony before signing a document backing down from his controversial appointment as prime minister in Colombo on December 15, 2018.
She told Democratic lawmakers back at the Capitol, according to an aide who was in the room, that the wall was "like a manhood thing for him.as if manhood could ever be associated with him". Party rebels have said it's time for Pelosi and her two top lieutenants, No. 2 leader Steny Hoyer of Maryland and No. 3 leader Jim Clyburn of SC, to step aside and make room for a new generation.
Prosecutors in Manhattan are asking for substantial prison time - four or five years - for Michael Cohen . "As the Government has made clear, his cooperation was not grudging or delayed", said the memo written by attorneys Robert Kelner and Stephen Anthony.
Just 7 years old, Jackeline Caal was picked up by us authorities with her father and other migrants this month in a remote stretch of New Mexico desert. The department's Inspector General's office is investigating the death and said its findings will be released publicly. Emergency medical technicians discovered her fever was 105.7 degrees Fahrenheit (40.9 degrees Celsius).
Theresa May and European Commission President Jean Claude-Juncker were filmed having a heated exchange in Brussels on Friday morning, leading to a torrent of online speculation as to what the pair were discussing. Mrs May said she had held discussion with both on Friday and added: "The EU is clear, as I am, that if we are going to leave with a deal, this is it".
Prosecutors also are looking into whether donors to the inaugural fund gave money in hopes of gaining access to the administration or influence over policy or administration positions, which the Journal notes is illegal. The inquiry into the inaugural fund appears to involve prosecutors from USA attorney's offices in Manhattan and Brooklyn, people familiar with the investigation said.
The Prime Minister spent 53 minutes urging her European counterparts to offer a number of reassurances on the Irish backstop in order to help her win votes at home. She said this must involve "politicians of all sides coming together and acting in the national interest". The Brexit withdrawal agreement only talks about "best endeavours" being used to reach an agreement during the transition period.
In the latter city, computers in a private home and at Tri-City Medical Center received the threatening emails , Oceanside police Lt. Kedrick Sadler said . The threats come as businesses and schools across Canada and the US were evacuated because of of the threats. The federal law enforcement agency urged the public to remain vigilant and report suspicious activities that could threaten public safety.
Last month, following the unveiling of PM May's widely criticized Brexit deal , a number of Tory MPs submitted letters to the 1922 Committee calling for a vote of confidence to be held, but they were unable to secure enough backers to get the motion in process.
Pompeo", Peskov said . Russia's Defence Ministry, which said the bombers had been accompanied by two other Russian military planes, did not say if the planes were carrying missiles, how long they would stay for, or what their mission was.
Any clarification could come in the form of a legally-binding declaration of European Union leaders giving their interpretation of the draft Brexit treaty, rather than opening it up for renegotiation, which the bloc fears would unravel it.
Get push notifications with news, features and more. Trump is in search of his third chief of staff after Kelly and Reince Priebus. Almost 18 months later, Trump stepped on an orderly succession plan for Kelly, making a surprise Saturday announcement on the White House lawn that the retired general would be leaving by year's end.
Trump lashed out at his former lawyer Michael Cohen , who said he had covered up the "dirty deeds" of his ex-boss by making hush payments to two women who alleged they had affairs with the real estate mogul. Cohen told prosecutors the payments totalling $280,000 to porn actress Stormy Daniels and former Playboy model Karen McDougal were made "in coordination with and at the direction" of Trump - referred to by prosecutors as "Individual-1".
One of the two Palestinians was Salah Barghouti, a 29-year-old accused of shooting at Israelis on Sunday, also at a bus stop near the Ofra settlement. Local resident Huwayda Bushkar said she saw Israeli soldiers carrying a body as they left. "Israel's long arm will reach anyone who harms Israeli citizens", Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said.
The information includes their names and credit card numbers. According to a New York Times report, cybersecurity experts in the U.S. have identified state-sponsored Chinese hackers, Beijing's civilian spy agency, as the party responsible for the data breach.
Rouhselang's mother became anxious when her daughter didn't arrive home around 1 am on Sunday (December 9), and she went to Trejo's home to ask about her whereabouts. The county prosecutor's office said the boy was being held on a preliminary murder charge and that formal charges were expected Monday. When the girl did not return by the early hours of Sunday morning, her mother reported her missing to South Bend Police Department.
Butina's case is separate from special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation investigation. "Guilty", Butina said with a light accent in entering her plea with U.S. This report contains material from The Associated Press. Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke about Butina on Tuesday in Moscow, a day after U.S.
Keep refreshing this page for the latest updates. The GBP/USD initially weakened but rose minutes after the rumor of Article 50 delay should Theresa May lose her position . In short, the United Kingdom wants a legal guarantee to ensure they are not locked into the EU single market and customs union indefinitely in the event no trade agreement is agreed after the two year negotiation period.
US President Donald Trump and US Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer exchange words during a tense meeting in the Oval office. Rep. Nancy Pelosi all but ensured Wednesday that she will become House speaker next month, quelling a revolt by disgruntled younger Democrats by agreeing to limit her tenure to no more than four additional years in the chamber's top post.
A sentencing hearing is scheduled for March 29. A jury sentenced him to life in prison on Tuesday and an additional 419 years, The Washington Post said . Fields had inexplicable volatile outbursts as a young child and he was diagnosed with bipolar disorder at age six, Murrie said. Murrie said Fields went off his psychiatric medication at 18 and built an isolated "lifestyle centered around being alone".
At the time she was wearing a black dress with some white Converse shoes. "It's important that anyone who recognises Grace from this photo or saw her on Saturday night contacts Police immediately on 09 302 6970". "She arrived here on the 20th of November, and has been bombarding us with numerous photographs and messages of her adventures", Millane said. It remains unclear if Grace returned to her hostel after the CCTV picture was taken and the senior cop confirmed some of her belongings ...