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by | June 15, 2017 | 03:34

Trump's feelings echo the sentiments of his personal lawyer , Marc Kasowitz, who was brought on to help defend the president amid the Russian Federation probe. It was a forceful endorsement of this week's move by Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates to cut off ties to Qatar , but a very different message from the one delivered just an hour before by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson .

by | June 15, 2017 | 03:37

Trump lashed out at Comey, dubbing him a "leaker" for indirectly providing reporters with the contents of his memos summarizing their private conversations in the weeks before he was sacked. President Donald Trump welcomes Romania's President Klaus Werner Iohannis to the White House in Washington, Friday, June 9, 2017. "I'll tell you about that maybe in the very near future", he said.

by | June 15, 2017 | 03:36

REGIONAL intelligence has revealed there are over 1,200 Islamic State (IS) fighters now fighting in the Philippines , a number that far outstrips the government's own estimate of 250 to 400. Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana, in a press briefing in Marawi City, now refers to the terror group as "Maute-ISIS" and said its members "occupied some mosques".

by | June 15, 2017 | 03:37

The subpoenas are part of an effort by congressional investigators to obtain testimony, personal documents and business records from Michael Cohen, Michael Flynn , and their business firms. This action would have been taken without the Minority's agreement. Associates have said Comey wrote memos describing certain interactions with Trump that gave him pause in the months after the election, including details of a dinner in which he claimed the president asked him to pledge his loyalty, and ...

by | June 15, 2017 | 03:35

Most of the dead suffocated in the chaos as guests and staff tried to flee choking smoke at the complex after the attack began shortly after midnight local time . People inside the casino recounted a terrifying ordeal when the shooting broke out. "I was about to return to the second floor from my break when I saw people running".

by | June 15, 2017 | 03:31

The visit comes after several Arab countries and governments cut diplomatic relations with Qatar last week, accusing Doha of supporting terrorism. "For this goal, the prime minister will undertake visits to Kuwait , Qatar and Turkey ", it said. Meanwhile, Turkey has delivered fresh milk, yogurt, pultry and juice into Doha as the country faced a shortage of fresh produce due to the crisis, the BBC reports .

by | June 15, 2017 | 03:30

He also thanked his supporters who accompanied him at Bhopal's Dussehra Maidan. Surprisingly, what CM is doing by fasting? "The state government has taken many important decisions in the past years". "I know your (farmers) problems", he said while addressing a gathering that included cultivators. In his address, Chouhan said, "It is okay to protest if the government doesn't listen".

by | June 15, 2017 | 03:29

As a congressional spouse, I am calling on Democratic party leaders - Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders , Chuck Schumer, Nancy Pelosi, and especially Tim Kaine - to spare us the generic statements about "their thoughts and prayers" or the bravery of the Capitol police, who indeed are the true heroes of this story.

by | June 15, 2017 | 03:27

But his former Democratic colleagues pressed him repeatedly on his contacts with Russian Federation and his role in the dismissal of Comey - who led the FBI's probe on Russian Federation until he was ousted. Rosenstein, who has been on the job for six weeks, said only he could fire Mueller, and only if he found good cause to do so. Rosenstein said he would agree to dismiss Mueller only if there were a legitimate basis to do so, and an order from the president would not necessarily ...

by | June 15, 2017 | 03:26

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu speaks during a news conference at Ataturk International airport in Istanbul, Turkey , March 11, 2017. " Turkey seeks to resolve the unprecedented crisis between brotherly countries in the GCC".

by | June 15, 2017 | 03:22

The incident, captured on video, provoked a diplomatic scandal. Prosecutors told the judge Yildirim had been arrested twice in the late 90s on simple assault charges, but the charges were later dismissed. The Turkish Foreign Ministry then summoned America's ambassador to address about the treatment of the detained security guards. Top congressional Republicans, joined by Democrats, have demanded swift action after the Turkish president's security detail violently broke up a protest in ...

by | June 15, 2017 | 03:17

Both were close to the quake's epicenter. The U.S. Geological Survey reported the tremor was centered 8 kilometers (5 miles) southwest of Tajumulco, Guatemala about 111 kilometers (69 miles) below the surface. Officials announced that school would be canceled Wednesday in the area to allow inspections of the buildings. The wounded suffered minor injuries caused by falling roof tiles or by falls in their attempt to be safe during the quake, said the state's Civil Protection Secretary, ...

by | June 15, 2017 | 03:11

The 24-storey tower is home to between 600 and 800 residents and has one stairway through which people could escape, locals told AFP . Michael Paramaseevan, who lives on the seventh floor of the Grenfell Tower apartment building with his partner and young daughter, told the BBC he ignored official safety advice to stay in his apartment in the event of a fire .

by | June 15, 2017 | 03:10

Ken Clarke, who is Father of the House as the longest serving MP in the Parliament, told the Today programme on Wednesday morning that "you can not carry out this negotiation on the basis that every aspect of this is going to be negotiated with the DUP .

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:59

It was Hamilton's fourth career Grand Slam - winning the pole, leading every lap, winning the race and posting the fastest lap. Both teams also seem to be leaving Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo and Max Verstappen behind with only 67 and 45 points, respectively.

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:59

One stunning upset was that of the socialist party leader to 33-year-old Mounir Mahjoubi, Macron's new digital affairs minister and the son of Moroccan immigrants. Rivals began sounding the alarm regarding the majority, with Jean-Christophe Cambadelis, head of the Socialist Party, remarking that opposition almost no longer exists, and Marine Le Pen calling the abstention rate "catastrophic".

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:43

The gunman, identified by a senior US official as James Hodgkinson from the St. Louis suburb of Belleville, Illinois, died of his injuries . His injuries were not believed to be life-threatening. While the top lawmakers, including Scalise, have security details, others do not and regularly appear in public without protection. Walsh, a Republican who represented the Syracuse area in Congress for 20 years through 2008, said the GOP team kept a strict routine for morning practices ...

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:44

This aerial offensive enabled Israeli ground troops to capture East Jerusalem and the West Bank ruled by Jordan since Israel's 1948 war of establishment, Gaza controlled by Egypt, Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, and the Syrian Golan heights.

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:40

Texas Rep. Roger Williams, who coaches the GOP team, said a member of his staff was shot and was receiving medical attention. Seventy-eight people were being treated in hospitals, 18 of whom are in a critical condition. "We can see how quick the fire spreads via the external panels. It's unbearable hearing someone screaming for their lives at #grenfelltower ". "I thought it might be a vehicle alarm outside and saw the glow through the windows".

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:39

Whether that hearing will be public or closed is not known. Richard Shelby, chairman of the Appropriations subcommittee on justice, "it is important that I have an opportunity to address these matters in (the Senate Intelligence Committee, which) has been conducting an investigation and has access to relevant, classified information".

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:34

The northern Syrian city, the so-called capital of the Islamic State ( ISIS ), is where U.S. -backed forces, including Syrian Kurdish and Arab U.S. -backed rebel groups, last week began an offensive . "Violence continued to be directed against civilians through the unrestrained use of airstrikes against residential neighbourhoods, attacks on doctors and hospitals, or the use of suicide bombers that deliberately targeted civilians", the United Nations official said.

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:33

Best's funeral is set for Monday, June 5 at 10 a.m.at the Christ the King Church in Milwaukie, according to the Catholic Sentinel. Although, as CNN noted, OR hasn't executed a prisoner in over 20 years. As Jeremy Joseph Christian continued his menacing rant, the three men stepped forward because their sense of community, humanity and courage demanded it.

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:28

Numerous others added to the list are figures associated with the Muslim Brotherhood who have made Qatar a base, including Brotherhood spiritual leader Yousef al-Qaradawi. It was voted into power in Egypt in 2012 but toppled a year later by the military. After severing ties with Qatar on Monday , Saudi Arabia said it was committed to "decisive and swift action to cut off all funding sources for terrorism" in a statement carried by state news agency SPA, attributed to "an official source".

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:31

When asked today if he had spoken to Trump about the trip, Rodman replied, "I'm pretty sure he's happy at the fact that I'm over here trying to accomplish something that we both need". The unlikely pair ended the evening with drinks and dining on sushi. North Korean authorities said they had security footage of him trying to steal a banner containing a political slogan that was hanging from the walls of his Pyongyang hotel.

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:25

British Prime Minister Theresa May had called the snap poll expecting a resounding mandate for Brexit negotiations, however, the results were a total disappointment for the Conservatives . But Corbyn's party won many new seats Thursday. Of the agreement she said: "This will allow us to come together as a country and channel our energies towards a successful Brexit deal that works for everyone in this country, securing a new partnership with the European Union which guarantees our ...