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by | April 07, 2018 | 05:56

In December , the House Ethics Committee said it would probe not only the allegations of sexual harassment and retaliation, but also whether Farenthold might have lied or omitted facts while giving testimony to the panel as well as whether he improperly used House resources to benefit his political campaign.

by | April 07, 2018 | 05:49

But Mnuchin said he wanted to make clear that "it is not a trade war" at this point. Treasury Secretary said in the 1:00 p.m. hour on CNBC that "there is a level of risk that we could get into a trade war" over Beijing's market-flooding and unfair appropriation of American intellectual property.

by | April 07, 2018 | 05:48

Netanyahu announced his decision in a meeting with citizens of south Tel Aviv where many migrants live. "The government of Israel will never succeed in the future in persuading people that infiltrating into Israel isn't worth it", he wrote.

by | April 07, 2018 | 05:19

Jeff Klein of The Bronx, head of the 8-member Independent Democratic Conference, would become Deputy Majority Leader under Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins. "Let's be honest - the only reason that any of this is happening now is because Andrew Cuomo is scared to death of Cynthia Nixon", Senate GOP spokesman Scott Reif said Wednesday.

by | April 07, 2018 | 05:16

President Trump said on Thursday he had ordered US trade officials to consider tariffs on $100 billion more of imports from China, escalating tensions with Beijing . Some of Trump's fellow Republicans in Congress have expressed worry the tariffs will hurt states that export farm products. Thursday night, Trump fired back against China's announcement of $50 billion in tariffs, calling them "unfair retaliation".

by | April 07, 2018 | 05:13

Police found that the woman hired a girl from Delhi for flesh trade. Police say a robber took cash in an armed holdup Tuesday at a North Little Rock gas station. Shortly after, police received a report that a 37-year-old woman had also allegedly been assaulted and robbed of her Renault Clio by three males in the nearby Murrayfield area.

by | April 07, 2018 | 05:04

Sergei Skripal and Yulia were found slumped on a park's bench in Salisbury following a nerve-agent attack on March 4. Yulia Skripal "can look forward to the day when she is well enough to leave the hospital", Blanshard said, but added: "Any speculation on when that date will be is just that - speculation".

by | April 07, 2018 | 04:52

Reports from the paddock state that Mercedes detected a hydraulic leak on Hamilton's W09 in Melbourne, with a subsequent investigation in Bahrain this week revealing a damaged bearing. Meanwhile, Hamilton seemed happy to have delayed his contract signing with Mercedes after Liberty Media announced they are set to make a presentation to all the teams ahead of the Bahrain Grand Prix about their vision for F1's future .

by | April 07, 2018 | 04:50

If you were hoping that Michelle Obama would run for President, we have some bad news. Michelle Obama will mark College Signing Day in the City of Brotherly Love on Wednesday, May 2. Obama also explained why she believed Hillary Clinton was "the best-qualified candidate". "I just happened to be married to somebody who has the passion for politics, and he dragged me kicking and screaming into the arena".

by | April 07, 2018 | 04:48

The Australian clocked 1 minute, 31.06 seconds on the 5.4-kilometer (3.3-mile) desert circuit. In a boost for Ferrari , both Mercedes cars were more than half a second slower than the best lap set by Raikkonen. Vettel snatched an opportunistic win from Hamilton in Formula One's season opener in Australia two weeks ago, taking advantage of a timely virtual safety auto to pit and stay ahead of the Briton who had led from pole.

by | April 07, 2018 | 04:33

Let me take names: Samajwadi Party and BSP, Trinamul Congress and Congress, Chandrababu Naidu and Congress, they have nothing in common and no ideological similarities, but are coming together", the BJP president said . In a speech, Fadnavis paid lofty tributes to Shiv Sena founder Balasaheb Thackeray, saying that although he did not belong to the BJP, Thackeray was an inspirational icon for the party.

by | April 07, 2018 | 04:31

He fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash. No injuries were reported during the incident. There was one customer and five employees inside the bank at the time of the robbery, and no one was injured, she said. He handed the teller a note which read, "This is a Robbery!" Police said he also robbed the U.S. Bank at 4401 Roosevelt Boulevard on March 27 in Middletown - in the same outfit.

by | April 07, 2018 | 04:23

While temps remain cold, we do not see as much of a chill as earlier this week. Friday evening we will be tracking a line of heavy rainfall with embedded storms that will approach west Alabama after 7 p.m. Lots of sunshine ahead for Thursday , with highs in the low 70s. Temperatures are expected to be near 70° at midnight, drop into the mid 60s by mid-morning, and fall into the low 60s for Saturday afternoon.

by | April 07, 2018 | 04:22

Eight days after that head-turning segment, Cupp invited a prominent guest to amplify her points on Clinton, and further explore why Hillary Clinton stood by her man. "Fox News would much rather talk about Hillary than Donald Trump ". Later in the morning, "Fox & Friends" also took on Clinton, wondering if her comments would hurt Democrats in the upcoming midterm elections.

by | April 07, 2018 | 04:10

The Cboe Volatility Index, the most widely followed barometer of expected near-term volatility for the S&P 500 , closed down 1.12 points at 18.94, its lowest close in more than two weeks. "Investors breathed a sigh of relief", said Sam Stovall, chief investment strategist at CFRA Research. David Levy, portfolio manager at Republic Wealth Advisors, said, "The market is in a "sell first and ask questions later" mentality' right now".

by | April 07, 2018 | 03:57

Conforto arrives much sooner than initially projected. Even though he hasn't played in any minor league rehab games, Conforto will be in the lineup for Thursday's game against the Washington Nationals . He did not face much elite pitching in those games, but still felt he could hold his own against Strasburg. Matz allowed three runs on two home runs in four innings against the Cardinals in his season debut, and he was tagged with the loss.

by | April 07, 2018 | 03:19

If the "big, lovely wall" along the U.S. -Mexico border doesn't get built - and soon - troops will come, President Trump vowed Tuesday while he tries to make his campaign promise a reality. Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey tweeted that his state " welcomes the deployment of National Guard to the border ". A report issued this month by the U.S.

by | April 07, 2018 | 03:10

The book has been adapted into a movie before, but needless t say that this modern take looks more aligned to what you would expect a dystopian world to look like than the earlier 1966 version and its one of those movies which I don't mind Hollywood revisiting to do it right.

by | April 07, 2018 | 02:51

Despite a handsome Friday that saw high temperatures reach almost 60 degrees across much of the High Country, the next few days will be quite the opposite. Overnight lows in the single digits and teens. Definitely winter-like for sure! Some roads, mainly in western Kansas, could become slick during the night and early Saturday morning.

by | April 07, 2018 | 02:43

Trump, who has repeatedly criticized the media and accused outlets of pushing "fake news", told NY radio station 77 WABC that he did not plan on attending the annual event. "They're like novelists. I call them novelists", he added. However, unlike a year ago, senior administration officials, including Secretary Sarah Sanders, would be attending the dinner.

by | April 07, 2018 | 02:26

Ferrari pair Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel led the way at the end of the second session, with Mercedes half a second adrift of its main opposition. The Mercedes driver, however, remains relaxed about the delay in agreeing a new deal as he is certain the loyalty is total from both sides. "There is an announcement to be made and it is interesting to hear what is happening as I am an integral part of it", he said.

by | April 07, 2018 | 02:16

The deployment will be done in conjunction with border state governors and will begin immediately. "We're going to be doing things militarily". "We have to change our policies, fast", he said. Senators in Mexico urged President Enrique Pena Nieto to temporarily suspend cooperation with the US on immigration and security issues.

by | April 07, 2018 | 02:03

Crown attorney Tanya Carter has told the jury the medical examiner found Johnston died of 10 sharp-force wounds to her neck. Follow along below for live updates. Conoley said in March 2016 he was back in Halifax for his father's birthday when Johnston messaged him out of the blue. He said she told him she wanted to end her relationship with Butcher, sell her house and move.

by | April 07, 2018 | 01:38

None of the actors, who flew down to Jodhpur for the hearing, have commented on Salman's conviction till now. What was thought as kind of impossible by every Indian especially the insane fan base of Salman Khan , has finally come true and we all are witnessing him ending up in jail for the crime he committed years ago.

by | April 07, 2018 | 01:07

Trump, of course, was warned that this would happen by virtually everyone, most notably his former National Economic Council director Gary Cohn , who finally quit in frustration last month , when it became clear that his cautionary tale about trade wars being lose-lose situations was not penetrating Donald's skull.

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:55

The Associated Press obtained a copy of Minoli's letter, which was first reported by CNN . In a statement , EPA chief of staff Ryan Jackson told CBS News , "We have no knowledge of anyone being removed from the detail for not using lights and sirens".

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:54

Although China's hasn't retaliated to the latest round of tariffs, economists are concerned not so much with the dollar amount of tariffs but for the potential of an escalating tit-for-tat. "And this is the kind of business where we have to stand firm against China's unfair trade practices". Moody's Investors Service said China's economic growth could take a hit if tighter foreign investment controls blocked companies using technology transfers to advance their products and services.

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:46

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by | April 07, 2018 | 00:41

It remains to be seen whether he will defy the arrest order in an attempt to wait for a higher court to rule on a last-minute appeal. Federal Judge Sergio Moro, who has handled the bulk of cases in Brazil's biggest anti-corruption effort, ordered Lula to turn himself in by late Friday afternoon.

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:32

On Friday, some visitors to the site were greeted with a message that said, "backpage.com and affiliated websites have been seized as part of an enforcement action" by the FBI, the Postal Inspection Service and the IRS Criminal Investigation Division.

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:33

Advertisers are raising concerns after multiple news outlets reported that British firm Cambridge Analytica accessed the personal data of millions of Americans without consent. Australian authorities say they are investigating whether Facebook breached the country's privacy law when personal information of more than 300,000 Australian users was obtained by Cambridge Analytica, a Trump-linked political consulting firm, without their authorization.

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:23

Earlier this week, the Trump administration announced plans for tariffs on $50 billion worth of Chinese goods in retaliation for China's alleged theft of United States intellectual property . The EU has so far reacted cautiously to the United States measures against China despite sharing numerous same grievances against Beijing as Washington .

by | April 06, 2018 | 23:57

Emphasizing that Google should not be in the business of war, employees of Google have opposed " Project Maven ", a project for the U.S. military. Prior to Google's involvement, the goal of Project Maven is to decrease the time that analysts spend with administrative tasks, such as manual data encoding.

by | April 06, 2018 | 23:08

Additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, appearing for the Centre, said the central government could deploy paramilitary forces if there was a requisition from the State Election Commission or a direction from the court. More than 25 people including one policeman got injured in a clash between TMC and BJP workers in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri and Birbhum district on Friday.

by | April 06, 2018 | 22:39

Human rights groups have said the deaths involved live fire against unarmed demonstrators posing no immediate threat to life. Military officials have said Hamas has used the protests as a cover for damaging the fence, planting explosives and, in one incident, opening fire on soldiers.