He told the Cordele Dispatch: 'A lot of people think it's fake but I can assure you that it is not. That employee, wildlife biologist Brent Howze, said he had measured the alligator's chest girth at 1.5m and estimated its weight at 700lbs (317kg).
Former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said Tuesday he would cooperate with Congress' investigation into the Trump administration. Other House Democrats are sending similar messages. Cummings, a Maryland Democrat, responded to Cipollone that the security clearance system is broken and that the White House's challenge to the committee's authority lacks "just plain common-sense".
President Donald Trump . Last week, the president said at a press conference that he takes the dictator " at his word " that he had nothing to do with the suspected torture and subsequent death of American prisoner Otto Warmbier. "Of course the president did give up a great deal", Schiff said on " Face the Nation ", arguing that Trump helped enhance Kim's prestige and noting that Trump agreed to end longtime USA military exercises with South Korea that had riled Kim's regime.
Nadler said the investigation will examine alleged obstruction of justice, public corruption and abuses of power. "Today, Chairman Nadler opened up a disgraceful and abusive investigation into exhausted, false allegations already investigated by the Special Counsel and committees in both Chambers of Congress ", Sanders said in the statement.
Riedijk's wife, Shamima Begum, fled east London with two other friends to travel to Syria to marry ISIS members in 2015 at a time when the group's online recruitment program had lured many impressionable young people to its self-proclaimed caliphate.
He said Mr Cos would be "back to Brussels this week to continue the discussions to make sure that we can get those legal changes". Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay and Attorney General Geoffrey Cox will travel to Brussels for further talks on Tuesday .
And there may be more twists to come this week when Gerald Butts, who resigned as Trudeau's principal secretary February 18, appears before the federal justice committee to tell his own side of the story. Should SNC-Lavalin be convicted, it could be barred from federal government contracts for a decade, potentially crippling its business and eliminating many Canadian jobs.
Omar spokesman Jeremy Slevin said last Wednesday that the congresswoman was objecting to 'the undue influence of lobbying groups for foreign interests'. Omar captioned, "I Am Proof - You Have Forgotten". According to critics, Omar's comments Wednesday played into a long-standing anti-Semitic attack that Jews can not be considered loyal citizens of their home countries.
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra in January recommended an overhaul of force-related policies within the department. The two officers "acted lawfully under the circumstances", the DA said. On Saturday, District Attorney Anne Marie Schubert announced that she would not charge the two police officers who shot and killed Stephon Clark almost one year ago in Sacramento, California.
They opted to take a cash option one-time payment of almost $878 million, making this the largest jackpot payout to a single victor in U.S. history. It's the single largest payout to one person in USA history. "We are delighted that the victor is a South Carolinian and has come forward to claim this remarkable prize", Hogan Brown, the commission's executive director, said in a statement.
Sanders is officially running as a Democrat in the 2020 presidential primary, but his filing with the FEC revealed he still intends to run as an Independent in the 2024 Senate Race. A day earlier, Sanders campaign co-chair Nina Turner told CNN that after 2016, the Vermont senator had a new task and that it was up to him to deliver.
Video captured by Jacob Easton shows a cloud of snow coming down the mountain on the opposite side of the highway before sliding across both sides of the interstate. Colorado's Avalanche Information Center recorded 807 avalanches in February, 444 of which were triggered naturally. Crews on Monday recovered the body of a missing backcountry skier who apparently died in an avalanche in southwestern Colorado as the danger level remained elevated following heavy snow over the weekend.
Rand Paul (R-Ky.) - indicated over the weekend that he would join Democrats in opposing Trump's declaration , which the president is using in a bid to spend more on border barriers than authorized by Congress. The measure needs a simple majority to be adopted and sent to Trump's desk, but is also unlikely to attract support from a veto-proof majority in Senate .
The area known for its dairy farms, meat production and small breweries will be heavily targeted by presidential campaigns after Trump's narrow win in Wisconsin in 2016 helped deliver him the White House. House Intelligence Committee member Devin Nunes, R-Calif., said Monday Michael Cohen is being used by those who oppose the president. 'That was a hell of a hard punch, ' Trump said of video footage that rocketed around the world, and rejoiced that the young man 'got yourself a great ...
A US House panel investigating alleged obstruction of justice and abuse of power by the White House has sought documents from 81 people and groups. The scope of the House Judiciary Committee's investigation into the president will include allegations of obstruction of justice, corruption and abuses of power.
Cummings said he and his staff have since written and spoken to White House officials multiple times about obtaining documents and witnesses, but to no avail. The #FireKushner hashtag was trending on Twitter Friday morning as a number of commentators called for Kushner-a White House senior advisor-to either resign voluntarily or be removed from his position.
Travel could be very hard, the weather service said. Rain and snow will develop Sunday afternoon, then change to all snow into the evening. A total of six to eight inches of snow accumulation are expected overnight. Eastern parts of the state could see up to 7 inches. 8 p.m. Sunday to 1 a.m. Monday: The wet snow in the city should begin turning to freezing rain as temperatures hover just around freezing.
Friday saw the largest turnout to date in Algeria's biggest anti-government demonstrations since the Arab Spring eight years ago. Carrying Algerian flags and chanting slogans such as "The people want the fall of the regime", and "Bye bye Bouteflika", thousands marched down Algiers' Rue Hassiba Ben Bouali where protests have been banned since 2001.
Met Éireann has issued an update on Sunday's weather with heavy rain expected to to "turn into sleet and snow as the day goes on". There could also be damage to buildings and trees, with road hazards and power cuts possible. On Sunday evening in Springfield, Bridgnorth just before 10pm, fire fighters in the town were called to reports of an unsafe auto port damaged in the wind.
The Anaheim police department , who also responded to the fire, tweeted that they had to run the hose line through the vehicle's rear windows in order to battle the blaze. 'In answer as to why break the windows instead of going under, over, or around the car.it doesn't work. "The weight would have caused even more body damage and the angle down to the hydrant would not allow appropriate water pressure", they said.
Kim, as he considers his next move after Hanoi, will be backed by state-controlled media that were already busy portraying the summit as a victory for their leader, saying Kim and Trump "appreciated that the second meeting in Hanoi offered an important occasion for deepening mutual respect and trust and putting the relations between the two countries on a new stage".
If Mrs May secures the demands, she would win the backing of the Democratic Unionist Party and the Brexit-supporting lawmakers in a vote on the deal which she has promised would be held before March 12, the Times said. In an echo of President Obama's threats about Britain being sent to "the back of the queue" for a trade deal with the United States in the event of a Leave vote - now by the Donald Trump administration, which has put Brexit Britain "at the front of the line" - Kerry warned he ...
Thinking he could ride out the storm, he slept in his vehicle but awoke on Monday to find that a lot more of the frozen white stuff had accumulated. According to Fox 32 , Jeremy attempted to hike out but the snow was too deep meaning that he returned to the vehicle with Ally.
The East Alabama Medical Center in Opelika said in a statement that it was treating more than 40 patients as a result of the tornado and expects to receive more. At least 14 people, some of them children, have died after a tornado swept through Lee County in Alabama. Harrigan says a squall line moving across the Southeast is entering an area of strong, low-level winds that is conducive to forming tornadoes.
The storm is expected to continue until Friday, bringing with it rain, wind and snow, making travel into the Sierra Nevada mountain range risky. The river has repeatedly flooded following heavy rains, but this marks the highest level that its waters have risen to in more than two decades.