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by | December 08, 2017 | 01:36

Photo Nikki R. Haley, the American ambassador to the United Nations, at the Security Council in November. "We don't ever fear anything, we live our lives". "I think if you look at this missile strike compared with the one before it, they certainly had advances", Haley said . "We remain closely engaged with the South Koreans and other partner nations to secure the venues as we do every Olympics".

by | December 08, 2017 | 01:36

Adam Schiff (D-Calif.). Donald Trump Jr. cited attorney-client privilege as the reason he refused to answer lawmakers' questions about a meeting he had with his father, President Donald Trump. sanctions against Russian Federation, rather than dirt on Clinton. "We will be following up with his counsel", Schiff concluded. In an email, Harvard constitutional law professor Laurence Tribe said he also found Trump Jr.'s invocation of attorney-client privilege to be "ridiculous".

by | December 07, 2017 | 02:47

The news came from German newspaper Handelsblatt , Bloomberg and Reuters, which cited unnamed sources. But that report, based on a single anonymous source, was called into question nearly immediately by a Fox News report quoting another anonymous source near Mueller , who said there was no subpoena from Mueller's office to Deutsche Bank.

by | December 07, 2017 | 02:47

And Green said three Democrats are asking to meet with him in an apparent effort to dissuade him from bringing up the vote. Mr. Green is among a handful of liberal members who've pushed for impeachment now, even though Democrats do not control either chamber.

by | December 07, 2017 | 02:46

Saleh, who ruled Yemen for three decades, had joined forces with the Shiite Huthi rebels in 2014 when they took control of large parts of the country, including the capital, Sanaa . Without mentioning Saleh by name, he said that he knew about Saleh's communication with the coalition and his efforts to turn against the Houthis. Earlier in the day, Yemen's Interior Ministry issued a statement confirming the death of Saleh during clashes in capital Sana'a.

by | December 07, 2017 | 02:30

Quoting a confidential informant, Rep. Elijah Cummings , the top Democrat on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, wrote that Alex Copson , managing partner of ACU Strategic Partners, told the informant that Flynn would see that the sanctions on Moscow were "ripped up".

by | December 06, 2017 | 01:07

Venezuela's real currency - the bolivar - is in freefall, with inflation running at 4,000% and the country running out of basic food and medicine. Opposition leaders blasted the announcement , saying it needed congressional approval, while others doubted it will ever see the light of day in an economy with a dim outlook on its horizon, Reuters reported.

by | December 06, 2017 | 01:06

Circumstances for the alleged death of Saleh, who was the leader of Yemen and its precursor Yemen Arab Republic for decades and cooperated with the USA, were not immediately clear. The coalition will either have to continue waging a grinding war, possibly trying big offensives against Houthi-held areas at the risk of high civilian casualties, or offer compromises to bring the powerful Houthis to the negotiating table.

by | December 06, 2017 | 01:04

Russian athletes are among those targeted most with the nation awaiting the International Olympic Committee decision on its participation at February's Pyeongchang winter Olympics following the widespread doping scandal in the country. We applaud today's decision by the International Olympic Committee. "Working with the IOC Athletes' Commission, we will now look for opportunities to make up for the moments they have missed on the finish line or on the podium".

by | December 06, 2017 | 01:03

Starbucks dominates in China and is growing fast in the market, while in the USA it comes under pressure from a "third wave" of boutique coffee sellers and cheaper rivals. Starbucks Roastery stores are the company's new upscale coffeehouses in major metros. Here's what it's like to visit the Shanghai Roastery, the most over-the-top Starbucks in the world.

by | December 06, 2017 | 00:50

He said Ian Conyers has not been "part of the conversations" between Reed, Conyers and his wife, Monica Conyers, regarding the congressman's future. Speaking from an unnamed hospital where he reportedly was being treated for stress-related complications, the longest-serving member of Congress maintained that the allegations against him "are not true", and that he could not explain their origin.

by | December 05, 2017 | 02:35

Trump was 2016's TIME Person of the Year . President Trump was next, a little over an hour after he managed to make headlines once again by officially endorsing Alabama Senate hopeful Roy Moore despite accusations that he sexually molested a girl when she was 14 and assaulted another female was she was 16 in a restaurant parking lot.

by | December 05, 2017 | 02:31

Sources said two civilians were hit by pellets while the third one sustained a bullet injury during the clashes. Earlier the LeT had claimed responsibility for attacking the Army convoy. Four protesters were injured during clashes and firing by security forces. Director general of Jammu and Kashmir police SP Vaid told HT that the fire had come from a house near Qazigund and the area has been cordoned off.

by | December 05, 2017 | 02:25

It is also key to accessing the Central Asian markets for Indian goods. In a trilateral meeting attended by Akhoundi, Afghanistan's Trade and Commerce Minister Humayoon Rasaw and India's Minister of State (Shipping) Pon Radhakrishnan, the three sides reviewed and positively assessed the progress in the development of Chabahar Port and reiterated their commitment to complete the port at the earliest, as it would contribute to bilateral and regional trade and economic development, and ...

by | December 04, 2017 | 01:46

It was the country's third intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) test, but the first of what North Korea is calling its Hwasong-15 missile. Analysis of North Korea's latest missile launch reveals a bigger, better rocket that has been domestically built .

by | December 04, 2017 | 01:32

In spite of Trump's rhetoric and warnings that all options, including military ones, are on the table in dealing with North Korea, his administration has stressed it favors a diplomatic solution to the crisis. "Most North Koreans come to this department store to shop, the store owners get their clothes from South Korea". "The United States and China will definitely tighten economic sanctions on North Korea".

by | December 04, 2017 | 01:08

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un thanked workers during a visit to a factory that built the tires for a huge vehicle used to transport a new intercontinental ballistic missile that was test-launched this week, the country's media reported yesterday.

by | December 03, 2017 | 01:44

The difference is noticeable for close observers - particularly if the moon is near the horizon, where it can be compared with terrestrial landmarks. At different stages in the moon's orbit around the earth it will be closer to us or further away.

by | December 03, 2017 | 01:31

Caitlyn Frisina, who disappeared from her home last Saturday, was found safe in Syracuse after a New York State Police Officer spotted the red Mercury with Florida plates plastered on her missing poster, according to the Columbia County Sheriff's Office.

by | December 03, 2017 | 01:27

The two groups had been fighting the Hadi government for almost three years under an uneasy alliance. A source in Saleh's forces said Houthi fighters were positioned around the residences of two of the ex-president's nephews. militias loyal to Iran", the statement carried by the official Saudi Press Agency said. The coalition has also been accused of committing war crimes through indiscriminate attacks on residential areas in cities controlled by the rebel forces.

by | December 03, 2017 | 01:29

A homicide investigation is underway following the disappearance of a three-year-old girl in North Carolina, according to the FBI Saturday afternoon. Earl Kimrey, 32, was arrested Friday and charged with concealing of death, obstruction of justice , second-degree burglary, felony larceny and possession of stolen property, police said.

by | December 02, 2017 | 01:14

Ties between the SPD and conservatives - still sharing power in a caretaker capacity - have already been strained this week after a conservative minister backed extending the use of a weedkiller at the European Union level against the SPD's wishes and without its prior knowledge.

by | December 02, 2017 | 01:11

The affected area in the inner-city of Potsdam has been evacuated. Police in the area posted a tweet saying that their "IED suspicion was confirmed ". Germany is on high alert for potential terrorist attacks after last year's deadly attack on a Christmas market in Berlin . On December 19th, 2016, a failed Tunisian asylum seeker and Islamic State sympathiser, Anis Amri (24), stole an articulated lorry and ploughed into booths in the market.

by | December 02, 2017 | 01:09

Akihito, who has had heart surgery and treatment for prostate cancer, said in rare remarks a year ago that he feared age might make it hard to fulfill his duties. Emperor Akihito is presently undergoing a prostrate cancer treatment. The Cabinet still has to sign off on the decision on the date, which it will likely do next week.

by | December 02, 2017 | 01:04

At least 13 people were injured during the gun battle between the terrorists and security forces, including eight students, three army soldiers, one policeman and one security guard. Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claimed responsibility for the attack . The compound includes a hostel facility for diploma students and there were around 50 students there at the time of attack, police said.