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by | June 11, 2018 | 06:27

Hurricane Aletta rapidly intensified on Friday morning, becoming a major category four hurricane as it moved further away from Mexico's Pacific coast, forecasters said. Rapid weakening is then expected through the weekend. The average date when the first named storm forms in the Eastern Pacific Basin is June 10, according to NHC data from 1971 to 2009.

by | June 11, 2018 | 01:23

New charges were also levied against Manafort, including obstruction of justice and conspiracy to obstruct justice. Russian citizen Konstantin Kilimnik - considered Mr Manafort's right-hand man in Ukraine - is accused of conspiring with Mr Manafort to obstruct justice.

by | June 10, 2018 | 05:14

Later this year, the Chinese Defence Minister will visit India, while National Security Advisor Ajit Doval will travel to China for the Special Representative-level border talks . The 2015 nuclear deal lifted that barrier. The SCO, established in 2001, promotes political, economic and security cooperation among its members.

by | June 10, 2018 | 04:16

For the prestigious ceremony - which marks Queen Elizabeth II's 92nd birthday - was the ideal opportunity for the former actress to demonstrate her sartorial prowess and she didn't disappoint. Meghan is wearing a Carolina Herrera dress , a Philip Treacy hat, and Birks rings. He officially retired from Royal duties previous year. Princess Charlotte , meanwhile, took a mini tumble that resulted in some tears: Right as she was peeking out over the balcony's balustrade, the ...

by | June 10, 2018 | 03:33

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau takes part in a meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump during the G7 Leaders Summit in La Malbaie , Que., on Friday, June 8, 2018 . "His message from Quebec to Singapore is that he is going to meld the industrial democracies to his will - and bring back Russian Federation", said Steve Bannon, Trump's former campaign and White House adviser.

by | June 10, 2018 | 00:31

Best For Britain is calling on MPs to force a referendum on the deal secured by Prime Minister Theresa May , with an option on the ballot paper of keeping the United Kingdom in the European Union. Benoit Rochet, deputy chief executive officer at the Port of Calais, told British lawmakers on Tuesday: "We know that there is Brexit, but we don't exactly know what Brexit means".

by | June 10, 2018 | 00:22

The US said its personnel provided advice, assistance and aerial surveillance. The terrorist group al-Shabaab, the local al-Qaeda affiliate, has claimed responsibility for the attack. The last killing of a US service member in Somalia was in May 2017 during an operation about 40 miles (64 kilometers) west of Mogadishu. Friday's incident marked the first time a US service member has died in action in Somalia since Navy SEAL Kyle Milliken, a senior chief petty officer, was killed in ...

by | June 09, 2018 | 23:08

The request was sparked by recent reports that the EPA administrator has been using his staff to run personal errands, including finding his wife a job, hunting for a Washington apartment and picking up snacks, dry cleaning and hand lotion.

by | June 09, 2018 | 22:59

Finally, Putin answered some World Cup-related questions raised by Chinese netizens. As anticipated, domestic issues dominated the session. "One can't call this anything else but a joke". With opinion polls showing rising discontent with his government, Putin added a new twist to the show's format this year, summoning ministers and regional governors via video link to respond directly to viewers' concerns.

by | June 08, 2018 | 07:25

Mr Abe requested Thursday's meeting with Mr Trump to coordinate strategy for next week's talks and to elevate his country's concerns about the summit . "It would be wonderful if it were". Expectations run high that the two leaders will emerge from the summit with an agreement to formally end the Korean War after a 60-year standoff and a commitment to dismantling the North's nuclear arsenal and long-range missiles.

by | June 07, 2018 | 05:05

Lava has inundated most of Vacationland and has covered all but the northern part of Kapoho Beach Lots. The flow, which is a half-mile wide in parts, entered the sea Sunday night , according to the Hawaii County Civil Defense, sending large plumes of " laze " - a unsafe mix of steam, gas and volcanic glass - into the air.

by | June 07, 2018 | 04:41

In that meeting, Sadler dismissed McCain's opposition to Central Intelligence Agency director nominee Gina Haspel, saying it "doesn't matter, because he's dying anyway". It was not clear whether Sadler was sacked or forced to resign. John McCain could resurface in a new role after leaving her White House job. Lindsey Graham, said the White House should have done more to address the inappropriate comment.

by | June 05, 2018 | 19:06

Iran denies the pursuit of an atomic programme for military purposes. German Chancellor Angela Merkel , left, and and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu arrive for a news conference after a meeting in Berlin, Monday, June 4, 2018.

by | June 05, 2018 | 18:57

The special counsel has racked up almost $10 million in expenditures during the latest six-month accounting period, bringing the total cost of Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian meddling during the 2016 presidential campaign almost $17 million.

by | June 05, 2018 | 18:34

Mrs. Trump was last seen publicly during the overnight hours of May 10 when she and the president welcomed home three Americans who had been detained in North Korea . Whatever the reason for her lengthy seclusion, those starting to suspect that the First Lady has disappeared altogether will at least have their concerns put to rest.

by | June 05, 2018 | 18:18

The contacts occurred while Manafort is under house arrest. Then what I found nearly amusing - sad, but amusing - was one of the witnesses who's an associate of Mr. Manafort and a confidante first asked the two people to claim that the Ukrainian lobbying work only happened in Europe, effectively attempting to get their stories all on the same page, since all involved knew the group had lobbied Congress, investigators said.

by | June 04, 2018 | 03:49

That increase led to intense friction between Mr. Trump and Homeland Security secretary, Kirstjen Nielsen - so much so that Nielsen's long-term job security is now in question. While precise numbers are not available, at least 700 children have been taken away from their parents in this heartless fashion. Claudia Patricia Gomez Gonzalez, a 20-year-old from an indigenous village in Guatemala, was fatally shot in the head by a Border Patrol agent soon after crossing illegally from ...

by | June 04, 2018 | 03:30

Krupinski had built homes for numerous rich and famous denizens of the Hamptons, including Billy Joel, Christie Brinkley, Martha Stewart and several other notable clients. The Coast Guard reported that one person was recovered from the plane and a search was on for three missing people. Search crews on Sunday continued to scour the eastern edge of Long Island after a plane carrying a prominent homebuilder and his family crashed a day earlier.

by | June 04, 2018 | 02:58

A statement released by the Chinese side at the talks with the U.S. in Beijing said nothing specific about the outcome, and referred back to an agreement reached in Washington last month to increase purchase of United States goods and services.

by | June 04, 2018 | 02:48

After the USA announced tariffs on Thursday, Canada responded with retaliatory tariffs, taking "the strongest trade action Canada has taken in the post-war era", according to Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland, while Trudeau said "we have to believe that at some point their common sense will prevail".

by | June 04, 2018 | 00:57

President Emmanuel Macron of France said Friday that he told Trump in a phone call that the new United States tariffs on European, Mexican, and Canadian goods were illegal and a "mistake". But he exempted Canada, Mexico and the European Union to buy time for negotiations - a reprieve that expired at midnight Thursday. "People have no idea how badly our country has been treated by other countries".

by | June 02, 2018 | 01:48

Kim Yong Chol , the highest-level North Korean official to visit the United States in 18 years, plans to travel to Washington to convey a personal letter by Kim Jong Un to Trump . Andrew Kim, a top expert on North Korea at the C.I.A., and Mark Lambert, a senior State Department official, joined Mr. Pompeo in the meeting. Tensions between the U.S.

by | June 02, 2018 | 01:50

Mr Trump suddenly withdrew from the meeting last week, only to announce a day later that it could still get back on track. The media said you had a meeting and cancelled it. Kim Yong Chol met with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in New York City yesterday, before traveling to Washington D.C.to meet with the president.

by | June 02, 2018 | 01:13

According to the Syracuse.com report , Rotondo moved all of his belongings from the home, including a Volkswagon Passat that had been sitting in his parents' driveway, untouched for months. The Rotondos' house in Camillus, N.Y., where Michael Rotondo , 30, was evicted at the request of his parents. He also told reporters he had said goodbye to his parents "more or less", and maintained that he would not have a relationship with his parents, before jumping in the Volkswagen and driving off.

by | June 02, 2018 | 00:59

The third through sixth places went to Abhijay Kodali, Jashun Paluru, Navneeth Murali and Sravanth Malla. "It was a dream come true". Karthik is the 14th consecutive Indian-American champion, and 19 of the past 23 winners have had Indian heritage.