by | January 26, 2018 | 03:41

Schatz, a top Democrat on the committee, said at the hearing he was introducing legislation that would clarify that only the federal government could send nuclear alerts. Last year, Hawaii became the first state to enable push alerts for inbound missile warnings, which are part of preparedness plans made in case of an attack from North Korea.

by | January 26, 2018 | 03:12

Ms Suu Kyi, a former political prisoner and Nobel laureate, has been widely criticised for failing to stop the attacks on the Muslims. Many Rohingya want to return eventually to their villages in Myanmar, Unicef deputy executive director Justin Forsyth said Wednesday during a visit to the huge Kutupalong refugee camp.

by | January 26, 2018 | 03:05

Ranking Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) praised the chairman's transparency. "That section of our investigation is done", his statement read. "I'm very grateful for your decision to proceed", she said after his statement at the committee hearing.

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:57

Authorities have evacuated residents living within a 9-kilometre-radius expanded danger zone amid warnings of a more violent eruption and mud flows amid rains brought about by low pressure. "This is a great opportunity to come and see something that we have never seen before, probably may not have a chance again to do", Rae said in Cagsawa, where she and her son watched Mayon from a distance.

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:49

Officials blamed the media saying it plays a role in distracting discussion away from threats of nuclear warfare and climate change. The bulletin said at the time: "The probability of global catastrophe is very high, and the actions needed to reduce the risks of disaster must be taken very soon".

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:47

The targeted North Korean individuals include an official of the North's ruling Worker's Party and representatives of North Korean firms in China and Russian Federation. The latest sanctions come about a month after the Treasury imposed sanctions on North Korean officials involved in the ballistic missile program.

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:47

In all , Attorney General Jeff SessionsJefferson (Jeff) Beauregard SessionsTrump appears to call out Samsung over missing Federal Bureau of Investigation text messages Sessions: Trump following through on promise to lower crime Stakes intensify: Mueller seeks to question Trump MORE said at least 50,000 messages were exchanged between Strzok and Page.

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:40

The meeting this year aims to find ways to reaffirm worldwide cooperation on crucial shared interests, such as worldwide security, the environment and the global economy. "I disagree with him on his method, but on our objective we agree", he said, adding he was "very attached" to the United States being a partner. "We are on the same wavelength I think in every respect".

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:42

A senior British government source was unable to say whether Trump would receive the prestigious welcome initially offered, or whether his appearance would be scaled down to a working visit. embassy. His move followed a Twitter spat between May and Trump over his retweeting of British far-right propaganda as well as warnings of mass protests.

by | January 26, 2018 | 01:05

A school bus carrying students was attacked by protesters in Gurugram, adjacent to national capital Delhi, as protests turned violent in several states a day before the release of " Padmaavat ". District Magistrate Vinay Pratap Singh said 'Executive Magistrates and police forces have been deployed at sensitive places. Section 144 has been imposed in Gurugram, which will be in effect till January 28.

by | January 26, 2018 | 00:38

But the cartoon-style badge has led to a social media uproar with 70,000 people signing an online petition calling for it to be scrapped or changed. It received nearly unanimous widespread criticism after being unveiled on Wednesday, and Aston Villa are the latest to have a pop at the new Leeds United crest .

by | January 25, 2018 | 21:25

Gui Minhai was abducted in Thailand while on holiday in 2015, one of five Hong Kong booksellers who went missing that year and later appeared in mainland Chinese custody. Without giving details, Hua said "all people in China must not violate China's laws". "Any foreigner in China, including officials of foreign diplomatic missions, must not contravene global or Chinese laws", she said.

by | January 25, 2018 | 20:08

When an entertainment portal contacted Arshi she said "Yes, I have been signed for a film starring Prabhas ". While Arshi was speculated to do another show with Salman Khan, looks like the lady is already flooded with some good offers now let us see what show do we actually see her in next.

by | January 25, 2018 | 18:55

BJP state president B S Yeddyurappa said, " Bandh or no bandh, the Parivartana Yatra in the city will be held successfully". "The bandh has been called keeping the state's interest in mind". The BJP, however, has termed both the bandhs (on Jan.25 and Feb.4) as "politically motivated". This clearly showed that there was political malice and that the chief minister is directly involved in planning it, he said in Huballi.

by | January 25, 2018 | 17:55

The draft resolution also includes a clause which states that the United States' role as a serious broker in the peace process was undermined after its president declared Jerusalem to be the capital of Israel. "Respect has to be shown to the U.S. or we're just not going any further", he said. Shaking hands with Mrs May before the cameras at the Swiss ski resort, Mr Trump said that they would "talk about" his mooted state visit to the UK.

by | January 25, 2018 | 17:31

She was buried right in front of the altar, clearly well fed, and wearing good quality clothes. But who was she exactly, and when did she die? But with no gravestone, experts struggled to work out who she was. This is the surname of one of Bischoff's daughter's husbands'. That revealed, with 99.8% certainty, that the descendants and the mummy were all from the same maternal line.

by | January 25, 2018 | 17:08

It is likely a response to the criticism it received when Facebook fired many editors after Republican political figures noted that news stories with conservative content were suppressed from Facebook. elections and which is also a frequent launchpad for fake news . In a similar effort, Facebook has started taking a two-question survey with interested participants to gauge their trust in publications.

by | January 25, 2018 | 16:51

Ever since brothers John and Clarence Anglin along with inmate Frank Morris disappeared, the official story has been they didn't make it, reports CBS News' John Blackstone. Members of the Anglin family believe the escapees survived, citing that they received mysterious Christmas cards and phone calls from whom they believed to be John.

by | January 25, 2018 | 16:49

After electing to bat first, Pakistan top order batsmen Fakhar Zaman (50), Ahmed Shehzad (44), Babar Azam (50 not out) and Sarfraz Ahmed (41) delivered brilliant knocks to help Pakistan reach 201/4 at the end of their innings. Haris Sohail played a major role for Pakistan , taking catches to dismiss Williamson and Phillips (5) and effecting the run out of Bruce (11). New Zealand could only manage 153 before they were bowled out in the 19th over.

by | January 25, 2018 | 16:42

Justice Revati Mohite-Dere ruled that the special CBI court had overreached its powers by issuing the gag order , and said in reporting court proceedings, the press "serves the larger objective of making such information available to the general public" which is entitled to it.

by | January 25, 2018 | 16:41

Taebel hit another vehicle causing the victim to be transported to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries. The suspect, who was driving a maroon Jeep SUV with black racing stripes, drove through downtown Phoenix, before getting on a freeway, then got off in Tempe.

by | January 25, 2018 | 16:14

To be able to duck the stones being thrown at them by the mob, the children and students hid themselves between the seats of the bus . On Wednesday, 20-25 students of a leading Gurgaon school had a narrow escape when a frenzied mob protesting the release of Bollywood film " Padmaavat " attacked their bus.

by | January 25, 2018 | 16:12

France is back at the core of Europe . French President Emmanuel Macron has said that globalization is facing a "major crisis" and that collective action is needed to confront the challenge. Trump did not hold a state visit - which involves an elaborate state dinner - during his first year in office. The well-received speech marked the former investment banker's first appearance at Davos since being elected president eight months ago.

by | January 25, 2018 | 15:59

The Mueller team is also looking at is Trump's abrupt firing of Comey in May and whether this was meant to thwart the Russian Federation investigation - which could amount to obstruction of justice. The third was George Papadopoulos, who served as a foreign policy advisor on Trump's campaign. "Mueller should say to Ty Cobb and John Dowd, 'Good, your client is all ready to go, we are all ready to go, let's do it in the Map Room on Tuesday with a court reporter and we will settle this thing'".

by | January 25, 2018 | 15:23

Saudi and German ministers made clear Wednesday that the current US administration has left a power vacuum in the Middle East that Saudi Arabia and the European Union are now trying to fill. Meanwhile, public trust in the USA is collapsing, according to a global survey by public-relations firm Edelman, with the world's largest economy placing dead last in a 28-country index of educated elites' trust levels in institutions.

by | January 25, 2018 | 15:19

He added that his lawyers would have to work out the details on a sit down with Mueller and that there is no date set. Trump's decision to agree to an interview under oath with Mueller could be the final nail in his political coffin. "She didn't do it under oath, but I would do it under oath, " Trump said, according to The Washington Post. The interview comes as Trump continues to complain publicly about the ongoing investigation.

by | January 25, 2018 | 15:00

Aides to Schumer told reporters late Tuesday the minority leader had taken off any border wall funding in a potential DACA deal. Trump, who sparked the current debate by rescinding the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program a year ago, blasted Schumer late Tuesday.

by | January 25, 2018 | 14:27

Mueller had not yet interviewed. Mueller also sees Sessions as an important witness due to his ties to the firing of Comey and his interest "shows how the President's own actions helped prompt a broader inquiry", says The New York Times .

by | January 25, 2018 | 14:24

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said the former reality-TV star will make a big reveal on Monday of the "framework" he hopes will become immigration reform legislation. "It's a Schumer shutdown, not a President Trump shutdown". On Capitol Hill, where members were moving on past a three-day government shutdown, which was forced in part by an impasse over DACA, there were no indications that an immigration deal was near.

by | January 25, 2018 | 14:11

Hours after the crash, rescuers continued to search for passengers inside the wreckage. An official with the regional emergency services has confirmed that around 100 other people sustained light injuries in the incident. The Trenord train, packed with commuters, departed from Cremona and was heading towards Milan's Piazza Garibaldi station. Rail traffic on the eastbound line out of Milan was suspended following the accident, Italian rail-track company Rete Ferroviaria Italiana said.

by | January 25, 2018 | 13:05

McCabe responded that he didn't vote, according to several current and former US officials who spoke to the Washington Post . Trump reportedly posed the question to McCabe, who at the time was named the acting Federal Bureau of Investigation director after Trump fired James Comey in May, current and former officials said in a Washington Post report published on Tuesday.

by | January 25, 2018 | 13:04

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions was interviewed by the Mueller inquiry for several hours last week. Asked if he thought Mr Mueller would be fair, the president replied: "We are going to find out..." "I would do it under oath". When asked if he would appear in front of Mueller under oath, The New York Times noted that Trump first responded by asking if his former presidential rival Hillary Clinton had spoken under oath as part of an FBI investigation into her use of a private ...

by | January 25, 2018 | 12:57

Schumer and company had insisted that the spending bill needed to get government in full operation had to include provisions for almost 800,000 illegal immigrants permitted to stay in the United States through the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.

by | January 25, 2018 | 12:41

He worked as a lawyer in Barrie before running for office. She alleges that she was invited to Brown's house after a party, where he gave her alcohol and later forced himself on her. Brown said he would "defend myself with all means at my disposal". Brown said he rejects "these accusations in the strongest possible terms". "This is not how I'm raised".

by | January 25, 2018 | 12:17

The release revealed that Patnaik didn't recommend Baijayant for the post of Chairman of Standing Committee on Finance in Lok Sabha despite Panda's plea that he could make it to the post by lobbying. BJD's Kendrapara observer Pramila Mallick and Cuttack observer Usha Devi have submitted inquiry reports into allegations against the MP. The decision came today after the duo submitted the report on January 23.