Trump and his allies have suggested the texts are proof of a so-called deep state conspiracy against him, and that the Mueller probe is a politically motivated "witch hunt". The hearing got heated when chairman Bob Goodlatte ordered Strzok to answer a question asked by congressman Trey Gowdy as Democrat committee members complained Goodlatte did not have the authority to do so.
Of the almost 3,000 migrant minors who were separated from their parents and placed in federal custody , the Trump administration says at least 102 are under 5 years old. These include seven adults who were found not to be the child's parent, one adult who was alleged to have abused the child, one adult who was allegedly planning to house the child with a suspected child sex offender, and 11 adults who have a serious criminal history such as kidnapping, murder, or domestic violence.
The US president and First Lady Melania Trump were given a rep carpet reception at Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire, where the prime minister pressed her case for an ambitious new trade deal after Brexit . While the many thousands are expected to line the streets and protest against Trump, politicians have become involved too. Trump and May met in England on Thursday to discuss a host of bilateral issues, including what a US-UK trade deal would look like following Britain's eventual ...
When Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visited Pyongyang last weekend , he was supposed to have a one-on-one meeting with Kim Jong-un. Trump tweeted images of the letter, dated July 6, both in Korean and translated into English. "We will be ready", Nauert said. Kim made that commitment when he met Mr Trump in Singapore last month . State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said the North Koreans called around midday to say the meeting would be delayed until Jul 15.
He has demanded that North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members contribute more money to the defense alliance that has been the linchpin of the West's post-World War Two military cooperation. Trump renewed his call for other North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies to pay in more to the Western alliance after years in which US taxpayers have, he said , borne an "unfair" share of military spending.
A father and son pardoned by President Donald Trump after being convicted of intentionally setting fires on public land in OR flew home after being released from custody. Duquette was so confident something was afoot that he got a hotel room Tuesday in Long Beach, California near the Terminal Island federal prison where the Hammonds have been held, and where they walked out about 2 p.m.
Those laws - passed long after Roe was handed down - would make abortion illegal if and when the Supreme Court were to say Roe is no more. "I stand for the sanctity of life", Pence said separately. Arizona, unlike other states, does not have a "trigger" statute, one that would automatically enact - or reenact - new restrictions on abortions if the Supreme Court gives states that power.
On Tuesday, Netanyahu met with Russian envoys Alexander Lavrentiev and Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Vershinin, in Jerusalem, reiterating again Israel's objection to an Iranian presence in Syria. He added that military officials believe the drone was Syrian and that it could have been on an intelligence collecting mission, but it was not yet clear if it purposely entered Israel or strayed from its path.
Trump also is expected to meet with French president Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said . Striking a strident tone at the summit, Trump's aspirational target of 4 percent of gross domestic product (GDP) was above the United States own spending on defense.
Four boys were successfully rescued on Monday during a gruelling eight-hour rescue operation after four boys were brought to safety on Sunday. The news comes after four boys were rescued when the operation began on Sunday. He said a medic and three SEALS in the cave, who've been looking after those trapped, will also come out. Mr Jedsada said they were uncertain what type of infections the boys could face "because we have never experienced this kind of issue from a deep cave".
Hurricane Chris is expected into turn to a post-tropical storm by the time it reaches Newfoundland on Thursday. Sara Thornton, forecaster at weathertrending.com, said the weather effects from Storm Chris on the United Kingdom remain to be seen.
Paul Manafort is being treated like a "VIP" in prison, with a private bathroom and shower, a personal laptop and phone, and access to a meeting space for his legal team, Special Counsel Robert Mueller told a judge. He also has use of a separate workspace. In case you missed it, Manafort's team argued earlier that their client's living conditions in jail were preventing him from adequately preparing for his trial.
So far, Raab has been a minister on housing, regional and local government. In his resignation letter , Davis criticised the language on Northern Ireland in the December Joint Report and the omission of strict conditions in the backstop proposal that was put to the EU.
Against Sweden (2-0 win in the quarter-finals) they were magnificent. First win on penalties in the World Cup . All we can say is that for two of these four sides that answer will come sooner rather than later, as today (*producer jump zoom*): one of these nations is going home.
The decision comes ahead of the 2018 USA midterm elections, a time when other social media sites are under scrutiny for potentially impacting political outcomes fueled by false information. In addition, it will create new features in the U.S.to boost the distribution of local news. YouTube has announced details of its plan to fight the misinformation and bogus videos that are sometimes uploaded to its platform in the wake of breaking news , as well as highlight "authoritative" news ...
It killed Sturgess, 44, who died on Sunday evening . He said scientists would continue to establish if the nerve agents are from the same batch, but that the Defence, Science and Technology Laboratory at Porton Down are " already crystal clear " that both are Novichok .
Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic made one change from the side which beat Russian Federation on Saturday with Marcelo Brozovic coming in for Andrej Kramaric . Croatia had been desperately poor but started to get a foothold in the game as the match rolled past the hour mark and Luka Modric's influence grew.
President Trump will head to London on Friday, where he's expected to face protests at every turn. " Donald Trump likes to pose as an global tough guy, but it looks like he's too scared to face protesters in London". Yet according to David Wemer of the Atlantic Council, a new USA -U.K. trade deal isn't a high priority for the Trump administration. National newspapers have reported that as many as 10,000 police officers will be part of plans - named Operation Manifold - to protect the ...
A "family photo" from the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels perfectly captures the awkwardness and tensions overshadowing this year's gathering. "When Germany makes a massive oil and gas deal with Russia", Trump said to Stoltenberg. "This has gone on for many presidents". Republican Sen.
Luka Modric celebrates after scoring his penalty in the shoot-out win over Russian Federation. Vrsaljko will now sit out of the semifinal against England on Wednesday, according to Marca , which will be a huge blow for Croatia following his solid defensive displays in the right back slot over the course of the tournament.
I didn't work with a team, I received no training. Since 2017, FATA has arrested many women charged with publishing un-Islamic photos and videos on social media. "I'm dancing so that they (the authorities) see and know that they can not take away our happiness and hope by arresting teenagers and (girls like) Maedeh", the BBC translated the tweet of one supporter.
All we have asked from the Prime Minister, is that she sticks to what she has promised on repeated occasions, when she declared that "Brexit means Brexit" and pledged to take back control of our money, borders and laws. Brexit-supporting lawmakers were angered by the proposals, saying they would keep Britain tethered to the bloc and unable to change its rules to strike new trade deals around the world.
Republicans and Democrats are at odds over Kavanaugh and with the Senate closely divided, his path to confirmation is treacherous. The pollster said the result is comparable to attitudes in February 2016 following the sudden death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.
The aircraft, a Convair 340 (ZS-BRV) was taking off from Wonderboom airport. 'We have 19 injured casualties ranging from minor to critical injuries at this stage and no confirmed fatalities'. "A statement with further details will be issued tomorrow", said Kabelo Ledwaba, spokesperson of the South African Civil Aviation Authority . "ER24 paramedics, along with several other services, are now on the scene treating and triaging the patients", the emergency services group said in a ...
The 53-year-old Yale-educated appellate court judge was born in Washington D.C., aided arguments for President Bill Clinton's impeachment, and worked at the White House under President George W. Moderate Republican Sen. Susan Collins , who supports abortion rights, noted his restraint. One night after Kennedy announced his retirement, Trump met with Democratic Sens.