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by | June 23, 2017 | 06:27

The apparent effectiveness of that messaging suggested to some that the 77-year-old Californian could be a liability for Democrats as they aim to regain their majority. Seth Moulton (D-Mass.) said on Twitter that the party should move on from Clinton's loss and use Ossoff's loss as a "wake up call". Focusing specifically on immigration, he demonstrated how Democrats lost touch with the country on the issue, began to resent the pressures on immigrants to assimilate as a form of ...

by | June 23, 2017 | 06:22

Authorities said the BIFF first attacked a military detachment manned by few Army personnel and members of the village patrol in Malagakit. Earlier, dozens of Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) holed themselves up at a school in Pigcawayan town of North Cotabato province.

by | June 23, 2017 | 06:20

He said he would be happy to speak to special counsel Robert Mueller , who is investigating allegations that Russian Federation interfered with the 2016 USA presidential election and colluded with Trump's campaign. Pressed on the issue, he insisted he wasn't "hinting anything", before adding, "Oh you're going to be very disappointed when you hear the answer, don't worry".

by | June 23, 2017 | 06:19

Trump spoke for more than an hour at the rally in Cedar Rapids, which was similar to those he held during last year's presidential campaign. And as his supporters pleaded for Trump not to leave the stage on Wednesday after a 70-minute speech, Trump said he too was loathe to head back to Washington.

by | June 23, 2017 | 06:16

DC Police said 24-year-old Jonathan Soloman of SC was arrested in connection with the fire. Firefighters arrived at the memorial at Dupont Circle around 8:30 a.m. He said the slain teenager was "so loved by so many people". The service was held in the Northern Virginia community where she'd lived. "The Fairfax County Police Department has partnered closely with the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office with the common goal of justice for Nabra as well as for her family, friends and ...

by | June 23, 2017 | 06:13

Putin also touched on the subject of his daughters saying that, despite what he called rumors, they both lived in Moscow . "When you say 'we don't betray our own, ' does that apply to kleptocrats and corrupt officials?" asked another critical text question.

by | June 23, 2017 | 06:11

The increase in insider attacks in recent months has anxious coalition officials. The Taliban claimed the commando had been an infiltrator, but Afghan officials said it appeared to have been the outcome of a personal dispute. This Taliban faction has a significant presence in Paktia province, where today's suicide assault took place. There was no earlier indication of his intent.

by | June 23, 2017 | 06:06

The loss came despite Democrats spending $US30 million ($39.6 million) - the GOP also spent big - trying to take advantage of the Trump administration's rocky start to steal the traditionally Republican seat. While news of the rolling scandals and three live inquiries into allegations of coordination between Mr Trump's team and Russian Federation are huge news inside the Beltway, Americans elsewhere may not be paying as much attention.

by | June 23, 2017 | 06:07

About 20 percent of all Americans and 40 percent of America's kids get their health care through the federal government's Medicaid program. This marks the third NBC/WSJ poll in a row that has found President Obama's signature legislation more popular than unpopular.

by | June 23, 2017 | 05:59

After the teen's funeral and burial, Fairfax County Police Chief Edwin Roessler Jr. spoke with The Associated Press about the community's concerns. "We're pursuing that possibility [that a sexual assault happened], but we have to wait for forensic examination results and the report of autopsy from the medical examiner to confirm whether or not that took place".

by | June 23, 2017 | 05:49

Over 500 people from three villages in the town were forced to flee their homes to avoid being caught in the crossfire between troops and militants, GMA News quoted a police spokesman as saying. Rebel spokesman Abu Misry Mamah acknowledged in a radio interview that his group staged the attack, but said they only took hold of some villagers to protect them during the gunbattle.

by | June 23, 2017 | 05:43

Mallory faces charges that could send him to prison for and possibly carry the death penalty if certain allegations are proven. Mallory worked from 1987 to 1990 as a special agent for the State Department Diplomatic Security Service , then went on to "various government agencies" before leaving government in 2012, a criminal complaint said.

by | June 23, 2017 | 05:28

Officials from Iraq and the US-led anti-IS coalition said the destruction of the site was a sign of the jihadist group's imminent loss of Mosul , with Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi calling it an "official declaration of defeat ". The mosque, built in 1172, was destroyed as Iraq's elite Counter-Terrorism Service fought its way to within 50m of it, according to an Iraqi military statement.

by | June 23, 2017 | 05:17

Theresa May offered fellow European Union leaders a "fair" deal on Thursday for compatriots living in Britain after Brexit , though her peers are likely to push for more from a prime minister weakened by an electoral misfire two weeks ago.

by | June 23, 2017 | 05:14

However, city officials confirmed in May that a ban on all dog meat was not being considered, and that this year during the festival, vendors are not allowed to display more than two dead dogs each at their stands. Residents and vendors say the dogs are killed in a humane way and that eating them is no more or less cruel than consuming pork, beef or chicken. However, some vendors holding stalls at the festival told the BBC that they heard no news about the ban from officials.

by | June 23, 2017 | 05:14

South Korea's President Moon has rejected the possibility that South Korea might scale down its drills with the US. According to the official, North Korea conducted a static rocket engine test at its Sohae launch facility. The rocket test was allegedly conducted on Wednesday at the Sohae Satellite Launching Station, where similar tests of the rocket technology took place on three occasions in March, one official familiar with the matter told Fox.

by | June 23, 2017 | 05:14

On Thursday, the farmers torched vehicles on Thane-Badlapur highway to protest against the acqusition. The government had some years ago started acquiring land in the area to set up an airport. The mob turned their ire on the police and started pelting stones at the personnel and passing vehicles. To control the mob, police had to use pellet guns.

by | June 23, 2017 | 05:13

He said it was "never expected" that the BJP would make "such a joke of farmers' suicide ". In Punjab, known as India's grain bowl, the Congress won last month's election partly on the promise of a farm loan waiver. "It has become a fashion now to take loan and then seek a loan waiver". Venkaiah Naidu ji is not farmer's leader. During the farmer agitation, Shiv Sena also supported demands of farm loan waiver and Minimum Support Price (MSP).

by | June 23, 2017 | 05:06

Democrats are left to wonder whether they should have poured resources into the SC race instead. And Republicans say just narrowing the margins in red districts still spells a loss. BENNETT: That political consolation prize doesn't sit very well with some of the party's rank-and-file members like Congressman Tim Ryan of OH who says coming close isn't good enough.

by | June 23, 2017 | 05:03

Ultimately, Pelosi still got support from about two-thirds of the caucus, though the 63 votes Ryan garnered were the most serious defection Pelosi has ever faced. "We as Democrats have to come to terms with the fact that we lost again", said Rep. Seth Moulton , D-Mass. Now, Democrats have to figure out how to tip competitive districts, many of them less Republican than the GA-6 and SC-5, into their column in 2018.

by | June 23, 2017 | 05:01

The US-led coalition said Tuesday that it had killed IS's self-proclaimed top cleric, Turki Binali, in an air strike in May on the Syrian town of Mayadeen near the Iraqi border. The remarks came amid questions whether the strike - Iran's first in the Syrian war - had been effective. They did everything they could to try to warn it away.

by | June 23, 2017 | 05:01

Now, all eyes will turn to the senators and how they are reacting. That focuses financial assistance on people with lower incomes. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-KY, has said he hopes to have the bill up for a floor vote before the Senate's July 4 recess.

by | June 23, 2017 | 05:01

The Bahraini cleric wrote religious justifications for the enslavement of hundreds of women from Iraq's Yazidi minority and helped establish the IS branch in Libya. The 48-hour truce that had started there at noon Saturday was supposed to be extended. "You are not just fighting Bashar al-Assad", Murphy said. He is blaming the government for the truce's collapse.

by | June 23, 2017 | 05:02

It is being built for the roughly 40 families evicted from the wildcat outpost of Amona earlier this year after Israel's high court ruled their homes had been built illegally on private Palestinian land. But since taking office, Trump has appeared to change his position. The land is surrounded by a number of other small settlements and is a few kilometres from the Palestinian village of Duma, where a Palestinian family were burned alive by radical settlers in 2015.

by | June 23, 2017 | 04:58

French media reported she died of cardiac arrest after the incident, despite medical attention. At the time of her death, Burger had more than 160,000 Instagram followers, with the fitness zealot (what was she doing with whipped cream anyway ...?) sharing photos of herself in slinky workout gear and sultry swimsuits.