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by | June 16, 2017 | 05:23

Serbia values its independent position and is not planning to support Western sanctions against Russia , Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic said in a televised address to the nation on Thursday night. The British-educated Brnabic, who is a marketing expert, had worked for USA companies before she assumed her Serbian government job. "I don't know why it matters", she told the regional RTV channel last week.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:25

Germany was not aware of any changes to the two-year timeframe for Britain to leave the European Union , a government spokeswoman said on Wednesday, after last week's election raised questions over Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit strategy.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:24

The President has played coy . A follow-up statement by White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer revealed no new details. But now, there's more reason to doubt any recordings ever existed. Asked by reporters if he had tapes of their conversations to support his claim, Trump replied demurely, "I'll tell you about that maybe in the very near future".

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:16

Witnesses reported seeing people jump from the blazing tower and a woman reportedly tossed her child out of a window on the ninth or 10th floor to safety. Fire Commissioner Dany Cotton told Sky would be a miracle if anyone were to be found alive. But the focus has turned to renovations completed past year that added decorative touches to the building.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:12

McAuliffe's misstatement doesn't seem meant to mislead people, as no one would believe that, and shouldn't take away from his broader point. A House subcommittee had been scheduled to discuss a controversial proposal to ease regulations of gun silencers on Wednesday, but the hearing was cancelled in the wake of the shooting.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:05

Police have made more than a dozen arrests in the wake of the London Bridge attacks , but most have now been released without charge. The assailants killed eight people and wounded 48 others. The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not allowed to discuss details of the case. He also worked at Kentucky Fried Chicken and used a gym in east London .

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:05

While Ruddy said "I personally think it would be a very significant mistake" to fire Mueller, he said "Comey's testimony once again proved that there was no obstruction" of the Russian Federation investigations. "We also were aware of facts that I can't discuss in an open setting that would make his continued engagement in a Russia-related investigation problematic", Comey said.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:06

However, Facebook indicated that it would not remove... Dartmouth College computer scientist Hany Farid applauded Facebook's vow to take what he believes are necessary steps to combat terrorism online - but he's not convinced the company will live up to the promise.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:01

The daily growth rate for USA oil production in 2018 is seen to average 780,000 bpd, but the IEA cautions that it may grow even faster than that. " OPEC 2017 year-to-date exports are only down by 0.3 million barrels per day (bpd) from the October 2016 baseline", analysts at AB Bernstein said .

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:54

Though it may be overshadowed by President Donald Trump's birthday and, more broadly, the ongoing investigation into his election campaign's ties to Russia, Wednesday is an important American holiday: Flag Day . There is much discussion regarding the burning of the American Flag, and the court's ruling that those actions are protected by freedom of speech. This history of our flag is as fascinating as the American Republic itself.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:56

A huge fire engulfed a 27-storey block of flats in central London on Wednesday, injuring at least 30 people and possibly trapping some residents who were sleeping inside the towering inferno. The first thing I did was to see what was going on; I went on my phone and there it was - my entire building on fire. Residents who spoke to CBS News have said they spent years complaining about fire safety concerns, including blocked exits in the building, but that the management company was never ...

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:55

Interacting with mediapersons, Fadnavis further said that if forces are trying to destabilise the Maharashtra government, then the BJP is ready to face polls. During his tour, apart from meeting BJP workers, MLAs, MPs and ministers separately and take review of party's organizational strength, Shah is also expected to meet personalities from film, industry, journalism and other walks of life.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:49

The court's decision will buy Temer some time to address allegations of corruption and influence-trafficking that surfaced last month and prompted calls for his resignation or impeachment. He laid out a damning portrait of systemic undeclared donations and bribes from big Brazilian corporations that he said had fatally undermined the election result in Latin America's biggest country.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:41

It is the worst crisis for the GCC since its creation in 1981. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has condemned the isolation of Qatar as "un-Islamic and inhumane", equating the methods used against the state to a "death penalty". In a communique issued Sunday, the Moroccan Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced that Morocco will send food supplies to Qatar, "in line with the teachings of our religion especially during the month of Ramadan where requites solidarity between Muslim people".

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:29

Nanette Barragan of California, who plays on the Democratic baseball team and invited all to attend the congressional charity baseball game Thursday night at Nationals Park. "While the attack today was a bad surprise, Matt's presence on the ball field, helping longtime colleagues and friends was not", Mika's family said. "We're playing the game tomorrow", said Rep.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:30

Republican members of Congress made their way back Wednesday morning to the Capitol still in the baseball clothes they'd been wearing when gunfire broke out at their practice field in a Virginia suburb. Jeff Flake told CNN. Several other people were also believed to have been hit, according to a lawmaker who witnessed the shooting. A Federal Bureau of Investigation lab team looks for evidence in the outfield signage at the ball field which is the scene of a multiple shooting in ...

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:25

According to ABC News, a spokesman for Pence confirmed the hire an in emailed statement. Richard previously served as Virginia attorney general and USA attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia. M. Caldwell Butler (R-VA) during the Watergate investigation. The Washington Post was first to report the news. During his travel, the Vice President will meet with leaders from government and the business community to reaffirm the President's commitment to deepening bilateral trade and ...

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:23

Kabul's Shia minority, have been targeted by suicide bombings in the past, including an attack on another Shia mosque in November that killed more than 30 people. A spokesman for the Taliban rebels, who control large parts of the country, earlier told local media that the group was not behind the bombing, and does not target religious ceremonies and buildings.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:23

Why Lynch would direct Comey to obfuscate about the nature of the investigation is pretty clear: Lynch hoped to get Hillary Clinton elected so that she could stay on as the nation's top law officer. "I can't answer that", Feinstein said. "All I'm saying with Loretta Lynch is before anyone jumps to any conclusions, we ought to hear what she has to say - and let her state something privately", Schumer asserted.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:19

The emoluments clause bars the president and other government employees from accepting foreign gifts and payments without congressional approval. The suit said that that Van Buren, writing to the Imam, explained that "a fundamental law of the Republic which forbids its servants from accepting presents from foreign States or Princes, precludes me from receiving" the items and that Van Buren then told Congress about the gifts.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:22

The president also vowed he would tell Mueller, should he be interviewed as part of the special counsel's probe, just what he told reporters: that he "didn't say" to Comey that he wanted him to drop the bureau's probe of Flynn. Trump disputed, though, Comey's assertion he had asked for a pledge of loyalty. The letter said the investigation would also probe Mr Comey's testimony that Loretta Lynch , as former president Barack Obama's attorney general, had directed him to describe an FBI ...

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:19

The G7 is supposed to be a like-minded grouping of the world's top industrial democracies. A three-way Eurasian alliance to take on global problems such as climate change is not beyond the realm of possibility. "The only way in which you can deal with this challenge, the only way in which we can enhance the environment to pass on to our children in a better state is by working across borders".

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:17

He has been identified as a 66-year-old man from Belleville, Illinois, which is a small city just across the Mississippi River from the city of St Louis, Missouri. Sen. Bernie Sanders, D-Vt., said that Hodgkinson had supported him during the election. Sanders condemned the attack on the floor of the Senate, saying he was "sickened" by what transpired.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:12

Kemal Kilicdaroglu , head of the Republican People's Party ( CHP ), announced the demonstration Wednesday after Enis Berberoglu was sentenced to 25 years for giving a newspaper information on the transportation of arms to Syria. The government has confirmed the trucks in the footage belonged to secret services but said they carried aid for Turkmens in Syria, not weapons for Islamist rebels.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:10

Matt Mika, a former Republican congressional staffer and current lobbyist for Tyson Foods who volunteers to help the baseball team, was shot multiple times , including a wound to the chest. Jeff Flake used his belt to make a tourniquet around Barth's leg to stop the bleeding while Rep. "Somebody said run and I ran as far away from the shooter as I could".