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Details of ex-Trump lawyer's Russian Federation probe co-operation revealed Details of ex-Trump lawyer's Russian Federation probe co-operation revealed
- Декабря 12, 2018

While there's no evidence so far that Trump influenced prosecutors, Trump's tweet and other public comments form a clear basis for the defense to appeal a sentence, regardless of whether they can win at appeal. The filings also exposed lies told by Manafort during interviews with prosecutors and the Federal Bureau of Investigation. He said Mr Trump had directed him before the 2016 election to arrange payments to buy the silence of porn actress Stormy Daniels and former Playboy model Karen ... (more...)
‘Many’ candidates vying for chief of staff job, Trump says ‘Many’ candidates vying for chief of staff job, Trump says
- Декабря 12, 2018

Additionally, the outgoing official was also revealed as having been questioned by Special Counsel Robert Mueller's team in the ongoing probe. But Ayers, who has served as Vice President Mike Pence's chief of staff for more than a year, announced Sunday that he will not be taking the job. (more...)
We will prepare for a no-deal Brexit We will prepare for a no-deal Brexit
- Декабря 12, 2018

Mr Tusk said last night that there would be no renegotiation of the UK's withdrawal deal, and in particular the backstop. On her whistlestop tour after cancelling a Commons crunch vote on the package, the Prime Minister was told by German Chancellor Angela Merkel , Mr Juncker and European Council president Donald Tusk that the departure negotiations can not be reopened. (more...)
France raises security threat after three killed in Strasbourg France raises security threat after three killed in Strasbourg
- Декабря 12, 2018

He is known to French authorities as a radicalised Islamist, who who was deported to France in 2017. The Strasbourg attack comes amid a major security presence across France, which has been gripped by the Yellow Vest protests over the past weeks. (more...)
May calls off doomed Brexit vote May calls off doomed Brexit vote
- Декабря 12, 2018

Two sources told BBC political editor Laura Kuenssberg the vote was being pulled. Theresa May is set to hold a series of private meetings with backbench MPs as she bids to win support for her Brexit deal before Tuesday's historic vote. Among Brexit opponents there is mounting enthusiasm for a chance to have another say. Just hours before the reports of a canceled vote, the European Union court ruled that Britain could cancel its official Article 50 notice to leave the bloc without ... (more...)
'Return of Balangiga Bells serve as closure of bitter past' 'Return of Balangiga Bells serve as closure of bitter past'
- Декабря 12, 2018

Two of the bells had been on display for decades at an air force base in Wyoming. It's time for healing, it' time for closure. In 1901, our two countries were adversaries. "To the Filipinos, the Balangiga ambush was an act of defiance from the oppression they suffered from the Americans, a defense of their dignity and their freedom". (more...)
Qatar knows how to become GCC member again: Saudi Foreign Minister Qatar knows how to become GCC member again: Saudi Foreign Minister
- Декабря 12, 2018

During a press conference following the summit late on Sunday, Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubair said that cooperation continues between Qatar and other GCC members in the fields of military operations and training, and security and ministerial exchanges. (more...)
Marines missing off coast of Japan declared dead Marines missing off coast of Japan declared dead
- Декабря 11, 2018

Gen. Eric Smith said in a statement posted Tuesday afternoon local time to the organization's official Facebook page. All five Marines have been declared dead . The defence ministry on Tuesday said it had chose to call off the search for the remaining men, all of whom were aboard the Hercules, as there were "no significant" clues as to their whereabouts. (more...)
MPs hold emergency debate after Brexit vote delay MPs hold emergency debate after Brexit vote delay
- Декабря 11, 2018

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said that the Government "has decided Theresa May's Brexit deal is so disastrous that it has taken the desperate step of delaying its own vote at the eleventh hour". The party's Nigel Dodds said: 'Does she not get it that the backstop is unacceptable? Mr Rees-Mogg, who led last month's aborted attempt to unseat the Prime Minister, yesterday accused her of presiding over a national humiliation. (more...)
Visitation, funeral arrangements set for Breana Rouhselang Visitation, funeral arrangements set for Breana Rouhselang
- Декабря 11, 2018

The victim, 17-year-old Breana Rouhselang , was reported missing by her family before dawn on Sunday, Lieutenant Alex Arendt of the St. Joseph County Metro Homicide Unit told reporters on Sunday. Mishawaka schools superintendent Dean Speicher said some of the high school's 1,500 students took part in a silent vigil on Monday morning to honour Ms Rouhselang. (more...)
Paris cleans up after latest 'yellow vest' protest, pressure builds on Macron Paris cleans up after latest 'yellow vest' protest, pressure builds on Macron
- Декабря 11, 2018

A ring of steel surrounded the Elysee Palace itself as police stationed trucks and reinforced steel barriers in streets throughout the entire neighborhood. "We have prepared a robust response", Interior Minister Christophe Castaner told online news site Brut. Benjamin Griveaux, the government spokesman, warned: "All the problems of the "yellow vests" can't be settled by waving a magic wand". (more...)
Mueller, Trump among Time’s ‘Person of the Year’ finalists Mueller, Trump among Time’s ‘Person of the Year’ finalists
- Декабря 11, 2018

The honour is bestowed to a person who has made the most impact on news, culture and/or politics around the world during the last calendar year. Vladimir Putin: Putin was re-elected president of Russian Federation this year. His death, which some believe was ordered by the Crown Prince, sparked an worldwide outcry against Saudi Arabia, according to The New York Times . The magazine cited President Moon's role in hosting the North Korean leader's sister at the PyeongChang Winter Olympics. (more...)
Grace Millane: Police in search for long-handled shovel Grace Millane: Police in search for long-handled shovel
- Декабря 11, 2018

An outpouring of grief continues for the 22-year-old English backpacker and her family. A 26-year-old man appeared in a New Zealand court on Monday charged with her murder. She said: "Firstly, I can not imagine the grief of her family and what they will be experiencing and feeling right now". "There is this overwhelming sense of hurt and shame that this has happened in our country, a place that prides itself on our hospitality, on our manaakitanga", she said, using the Maori word for ... (more...)
Supreme Court declines to hear state defenses of defunding Planned Parenthood Supreme Court declines to hear state defenses of defunding Planned Parenthood
- Декабря 11, 2018

Thomas was joined in his opinion by fellow conservative justices Samuel A. Alito Jr. and Neil M. Gorsuch. Lower courts sided with the plaintiffs and against Louisiana. "The division in the lower courts stems, at least in part, from this Court's own lack of clarity on the issue", Thomas opined. The pro-life organization Americans United For Life expressed disappointment with Monday's ruling. (more...)
Thousands take to London streets in rival protests Thousands take to London streets in rival protests
- Декабря 11, 2018

A UKIP march led by far-right figure Tommy Robinson against what organizers call the " Brexit betrayal" is taking place in London . Thousands of counter-protestors also turned up, including Labour grassroots group Momentum and Unite Against Fascism. (more...)
Armenia: Polls Close In Snap Parliamentary Election Armenia: Polls Close In Snap Parliamentary Election
- Декабря 11, 2018

But the move was blocked by the former ruling Republican Party, which dominated parliament. He has been pushing strongly for early parliamentary elections in December following his party's crushing victory in capital city Yerevan's municipal elections on Sept 23. (more...)
Extraordinary Scenes as Left-Wing MP Wields Ceremonial Mace in UK Parliament Extraordinary Scenes as Left-Wing MP Wields Ceremonial Mace in UK Parliament
- Декабря 11, 2018

Meanwhile, Commons Speaker John Bercow earlier dished out a telling off to ministers, saying it was "deeply discourteous" to "unilaterally" decide to delay the planned Brexit deal vote. "It was clearly a symbolic protest against what the government is doing."One lifts the mace to demonstrate the government no longer has the mandate to govern". (more...)
Thousands Fills Parisian Streets in Yellow Vest Protest Thousands Fills Parisian Streets in Yellow Vest Protest
- Декабря 11, 2018

A ring of steel surrounded the president's Elysee Palace - a key destination for the protesters - as police stationed trucks and reinforced metal barriers throughout the neighborhood. A Gendarmerie armored vehicles (VBRG) drives past fire near the Champs Elysees avenue on December 8, 2018 during a protest of "yellow vests" ( gilets jaunes ) against rising costs of living they blame on high taxes in Paris . (more...)
Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou fights for bail in Canada Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou fights for bail in Canada
- Декабря 11, 2018

Gibb-Carsley said Reuters reported in 2013 that Huawei was operating Skycom and had attempted to import US -manufactured computer equipment into Iran in violation of sanctions. since March 2017. "She is deeply respectful of the rule of law. has a completely unblemished record", Martin said. Meng is the daughter of Huawei CEO Ren Zhengfei, a former engineer in the People's Liberation Army who has been reported to have close connections to the Chinese Communist Party. (more...)
'I'm begging you please': Cops prise baby away from screaming mother 'I'm begging you please': Cops prise baby away from screaming mother
- Декабря 11, 2018

Jenkins said the HRA guards told her daughter she could not sit on the floor because she was blocking a hallway. Officers arrived and ordered her "numerous times to leave the location, and she refused", says an NYPD spokeswoman, per the Daily News . (more...)