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by | September 19, 2017 | 20:08

De Blasio faces Republican state Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis of Staten Island in the November election. There was 14 percent voter turnout among the city's registered Democrats, which was down from 2013, and voters remain skeptical of the mayor.

by | September 19, 2017 | 19:13

Michael Cohen said the postponement happened after he was in the committee's offices for about an hour and a half Tuesday morning. If he's confirmed, Huntsman would take over a high-profile post amid ongoing investigations by special counsel Robert Mueller into Russia's election intrusions and potential contacts between Russian officials and the Trump campaign.

by | September 19, 2017 | 19:04

Targeted sanctions by Washington against the Pakistani military and intelligence officials are part of an array of options being discussed to pressure Pakistan to change its behaviour, including further aid cuts, U.S. In his debut address before the world leaders, Abbasi will outline Pakistan's positions on key worldwide political, social and development issues of vital concern to the country.

by | September 19, 2017 | 18:51

The action turned violent, with images on social media showing a police auto burnt out with its windshield smashed, and officers making a number of arrests. Bill Schultz said his child, originally from Maryland, was on track to graduate a semester early - intent on a career in engineering. Schultz had lately become frustrated with news coverage of police-involved shootings, Bill Schultz said, and expressed interest in the anti-fascist movement.

by | September 19, 2017 | 18:11

Maria is moving toward the west-northwest near 9 miles per hour (15 km/h), and this general motion is expected to continue through Wednesday. Chris Austin, head of the UK's Joint Task force, said: "We are planning for the unexpected, we are planning for the worst.

by | September 19, 2017 | 17:55

It could dump about 20 inches of rain on the Leeward Islands that could cause life threatening mudslides and flash floods. Should Jose pass by without much impact , attention will likely turn back to the south and the path of Category 3 Hurricane Maria , as it barrels over several islands that were pummeled by Irma .

by | September 19, 2017 | 17:53

Terrifying videos emerged of a Ka-52 helicopter firing missiles on a crowd and the aftermath showing vehicles damaged. But Russia's military has denied anyone was injured and said the video is not from the Zapad drills at all. A source, who claimed to see the incident unfold, told Russian website 66.ru: "They were approaching the targets, had some 500 metres left to fly".

by | September 19, 2017 | 17:57

But instead of cutting the crap, the woman - dubbed by the Budde's as "The Mad Pooper" - has returned to do her business outside the family's house for at least the past seven weeks, even though there's a bathroom across the street. In May, surveillance footage and social media led Colorado Springs police to a man who defecated on the porch of his dead ex-girlfriend out of revenge, according to KKTV .

by | September 19, 2017 | 17:53

While the same on diesel has been increased from Rs 3.65 per litre to Rs 17.33 per litre. Both petrol and diesel are supplied by the oil companies to petrol pumps at a little over Rs 30 per litre. He said that the GST council is appealing to all states to come to a consensus with the Centre on bringing petrol under the purview of the uniform tax.

by | September 19, 2017 | 17:21

His position puts him at odds with the Chancellor Philip Hammond who has suggested that a transitional deal should replicate the status quo after Brexit in order to give London and Brussels time to complete detailed talks on their future relationship.

by | September 19, 2017 | 17:17

Authorities at the airport found Potter's body on September 14 in the driver's seat of a truck , after receiving reports of a bad smell coming from the parking lot. 'We wish them peace during this hard time'. Despite his wife reporting him missing to Lenexa Police Department and hiring a private investigator, they were unable to find him.

by | September 19, 2017 | 17:09

One of their fellow SA federal representatives, Australian Conservatives senator Cory Bernardi, on Saturday told the launch of "no" campaign they were on the right side of history. That's why thousands of people across the country - people who wouldn't consider themselves activists or have never volunteered before - are picking up the phone to have conversations with Yes voters'.

by | September 19, 2017 | 16:49

She continued, "You can disagree with Hillary Clinton on policy, you can think she makes mistakes, but the hatred that surrounds her is irrational". "Excellent @HillaryClinton interview by #Maddow, and what a reminder of the contrast between the president we have and the one we could have", she tweeted .

by | September 19, 2017 | 16:28

Trump sees the speech as a moment of enormous opportunity to rally the world to rein in North Korea and Iran's weapons programs. According to reports, Mr Trump criticized the United Nations for bloated bureaucracy and mismanagement in his meeting today, calling for "truly bold reforms" so it could be a greater force for world peace.

by | September 19, 2017 | 15:35

Gross returned to the point: "Would you completely rule out questioning the legitimacy of this election if we learn that the Russian interference in the election is even deeper than we know now?" I've paid close attention to what Clinton's been saying since she lost the election and I have never heard her broach the possibility of a formal challenge of the results.

by | September 19, 2017 | 15:32

Moon's four-day visit here follows North Korea's sixth and apparently most powerful nuclear test so far staged September 3. The U.N. Security Council assembled an emergency meeting about the ballistic missile that was launched from the Sea of Japan.

by | September 19, 2017 | 15:32

Rather than creating special loopholes for a foreign corporation, Democrats remain committed to prioritizing Wisconsin workers, Wisconsin business, and Wisconsin taxpayers", reads a statement from Senate Democratic Leader Jennifer Shilling (D-La Crosse).

by | September 19, 2017 | 15:16

Abdel Fatah al-Sisi met Israeli leader Benjamin Netanyahu in NY to discuss the Middle East peace process in their first public talks, the Egyptian president's office said on Tuesday. He also came up with a new slogan for the United Nations shadowing the "Make America Great Again" mantra he successfully rode to the presidency. If he does ultimately decide to undermine the nuclear accord against the advice of global community, though, Trump will have an eager partner in Netanyahu, who has ...

by | September 19, 2017 | 15:14

The party and its allies would also raise the Sardar Sarovar Dam issue which has only helped the business community and had left the tribals and the common people landless and without their livelihood sources. Asked about the BJP government's decision to deport Rohingya Muslims, Nitish Kumar, whose Janata Dal United counts on Muslim support in Bihar, offered no comment except to say his party is yet to formulate a stand, though he did say that personally he would pitch for "insaniyat" ...

by | September 19, 2017 | 14:47

Hurricane advisories continued to extend across Caribbean islands battered by Irma as the storm approaches. Monday night, islands south of Barbuda (where Irma made its initial landfall) will get the most direct impacts. Forecasts warned Maria could bring major damage to both places. The U.S. National Hurricane Center said Maria - on a path that would take it near numerous islands already wrecked by Hurricane Irma and then on toward Puerto Rico and the Dominican ...

by | September 19, 2017 | 14:40

Its diplomatic isolation is, in fact, deepening after defying United Nations Security Council resolutions by carrying out 14 missile tests this year alone and a nuclear experiment earlier this month. US Vice President Mike Pence called on four key South American nations - Brazil, Mexico , Peru and Chile - to join in the global effort to curb North Korea's economic growth, during his August trip to South America.

by | September 19, 2017 | 14:39

Col. Liran Cohen, head of the IDF's air defense school, left, and Col. David Shank, of the USA 10th Army Air & Missile Defense Command, cut the ribbon to open the first American military base in Israel, inside the Mashabim Air Base, on September 18, 2017.

by | September 19, 2017 | 14:33

According to the NHC, Maria could become a major hurricane later today. The government of Puerto Rico has already begun preparations for Maria , which, according to officials, is expected to make landfall on Tuesday. Some areas are predicted to receive more than 50cm of rainfall, especially in the central and southern Leeward Islands. The NHC reports that additional rapid strengthening is forecast during the next 48 hours, and Maria is expected to become a unsafe major ...

by | September 19, 2017 | 14:29

The protest came days after Pelosi, Trump, and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer appeared to agree to the framework of a deal to both protect DACA recipients and provide additional border security. "You met with Trump and you call that resistance?" they chanted. The protesters began chanting "yes or no", apparently referring to whether Pelosi and Lee would support a clean DACA bill.

by | September 19, 2017 | 14:25

He directed Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) leader Asif Kirmani, who was present in the court, to inform the Sharif family about the summons. The prosecutors also said that earlier, Sharif's sons had refused to receive the summons. Sharif along with his children is now in London in connection with the treatment of his ailing wife. Last month, the Sharif family and Finance Minister Ishaq Dar had chosen not to appear before NAB after they were asked to join the investigation in ...