And former FBI Director James Comey , who was sacked by President Trump in May, tweeted that the memo was "dishonest and misleading". He also called the investigation "an American disgrace ". Former FBI director James Comey was less than thrilled by the memo. Democrats say that is the real and political objective here, to undermine Mueller's investigation.
Directed by Ron Howard and co-starring Thandie Newton and Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Solo: A Star Wars Story will open in the United Kingdom on 25 May 2018. Unlike previous " Star Wars " movies, the " Solo " trailer's music seems to indicate that the upcoming film will have a more underground kind of feel with lots of risky chases.
Martin first went to Kenya from the U.S.in the 1970s when there was a surge in the number of elephants being killed for their ivory, according to the BBC . Martin is the second prominent wildlife conservationist to be killed in eastern Africa in recent months. It also moved to ban domestic sales of ivory, a law which came into force this year.
North Korea's tightly controlled media has broadcast a better tomorrow for its citizens, even as Pyongyang's continued development of nuclear weapons draws harsh economic punishment from the worldwide community and threats of military intervention from the U.S.
The World Wildlife Fund in Kenya said on Twitter they were "saddened" by Martin's death. His research on the dynamics of illegal wildlife markets also provided governments with the data they needed to clamp down on, and eventually shut down both legal and illegal exchanges.
The ongoing talks - and the decision by both countries to march together under a single flag during the opening ceremony - could be used by Kim to spread propaganda, officials have said. The first daughter and senior adviser was asked to attend the closing ceremony by her father, President Donald Trump, and the United States Olympic Committee, the official said.
Eyewitness News has uncovered more details about the man who is accused of stalking nationally acclaimed music artist Lana Del Rey . Singer Lana Del Rey became visibly shaken on Monday (05Feb18) as she staged her first concert since police foiled an alleged plot to kidnap her in Florida.
When all members of the Opposition had once rushed to the well he had remarked: "You want to do like this on the first day.All in Well not well.", he said and adjourned the House till noon. The lawmakers, he said, could meet Chairman Naidu in his chamber with their issues but no discussion will be allowed on the floor of the House. However, seemingly in an effort to placate the agitating Opposition members in Rajya Sabha, Vice President M Venkiah Naidu on Tuesday evening said that the ...
Kher's account has now been restored. Other tweets on the hacked accounts collectively included an "I love Pakistan " message and images of a missile. "Just got a few calls from friends in India about it". The text in the tweet was in Turkish with final sentence in English saying, "Your DM correspondence and important data have been captured!" Madhav is one of the key behind-the-scenes players in the government.
Officials say Influenza A (H3) is the strain of flu that is more common this season. So far, there has only been one pediatric death in Hillsborough County caused by the flu. And, in Pennsylvania, more than 47,500 cases of flu have been reported. That means that 60 percent of people who received the flu shot were much less likely to get the virus, and the remaining 40 percent did not necessarily get the flu but were more likely to contract the virus.
Graham, R-S.C., is one possible compromise for senators to support, but added that he is "also conscious of the fact that there's very little time left" before the March 5 deadline to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ( DACA ) program for dreamers.
The Acela train was en route from Washington , D.C., to Boston , Mass., when the cars separated. An image from the #New York Post showed that the connector between the trains was broken and separated; only the air hoses between the trains appeared to be connected.
Fox 25 Boston reports that police and EMT responded to a 911 call concerning a residence on Prospect Street and found two children dead of stab wounds in a third floor apartment. Plymouth District Attorney Timothy J. Cruz told reporters that Sanders' interview with police was "disjointed" but said investigators are not aware of Sanders having a history of mental illness.
But he faces a new confidence-vote in parliament against his leadership on February 22 filed by the opposition far-left Economic Freedom Fighters party (EFF). Few details about the discussions were announced. Cabinet had been in recess and resumed business last week with the Cabinet lekgotla. Parliament - The South African Presidency on Tuesday night dismissed as "outrageous" rumours that President Jacob Zuma was preparing to fire Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and replace him with Dr ...
The foreign ministry said it does not have a way to confirm the reconfigured hardware was rendered incapable of carrying nuclear weapons. The U.S. Department of State, in a statement by its spokesperson, Heather Nauert, said the country also has 1393 warheads on deployed ICBMs and SLBMs and counted for deployed heavy bombers.
In attacking Schiff, Trump compared him with former FBI director James Comey, whose dismissal by the president in May is one of the subjects of an obstruction of justice investigation by Mueller. "Dems have also objected to how the GOP memo describes committee testimony from retiring FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, during which (in Republicans' words) no surveillance warrant would have been sought from the [The Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court] without the Steele dossier ...
When the Dow index was launched, only 12 industrial companies were included but today, this figure has increased to 30 and includes Walt Disney Company, Exxon Mobil and Microsoft. Despite traders attempting to fix the damage, at close the Dow remained down by 1,175 points, the worst closing point decline ever recorded. Other US indices reflected the drop in the Dow, with the S&P 500 index falling by 4.1% and the Nasdaq by 3.7%.
Russia has officially requested Turkey's help to recover the debris, and especially the engine, of its Sukhoi-25 ground-attack aircraft, which was downed in Syria's northwestern Idlib province on February 3, the Russian Defense Ministry has said.
He said the Commission would support the Pelješac Bridge project as well as those being worked on in Dalmatia as they were important Croatian and European projects, adding that he rejected attacks on the common cohesion and agricultural policies.
But despite its dangers, it is important to approach FGM with cultural sensitivity . More than 25 million people in some 18,000 communities across 15 countries have publicly disavowed the practice since 2008. The "medicalisation" of FGM/C, however, brought with it a dilemma for doctors - whether to perform the procedure and if so, how exactly to do so. The Ministry will increase collaboration with the Ministry of Health, Foreign Affairs, Interior and Regional Integration to sensitize and ...
The Scottish Conservative leader was followed by Jeremy Corbyn in calling for women arrested for protesting and committing acts of civil disobedience to have their convictions overturned. The Representation of the People Act, which went into force on February 6, 1918, extended voting rights to all men over 21 and women over 30 who owned property or were graduates voting in a "university constituency".
The Commerce Department released figures on Tuesday that shows the trade gap in goods and services rose to $566 billion past year, the highest level since $708.7 billion in 2008. Both showed the biggest gains since 2011. "I am still optimistic that trade in 2018 will be positive, given the strength of global growth", said Ross Prusakowski, a senior economist at Export Development Canada.
The White House seeks to invoke executive privilege in order to limit which questions Bannon will answer, but only the president can assert this privilege. At the time Bannon and his attorney said he would only answer questions about his time working for the campaign, not as a member of Trump's transition team or about his role in the White House.
The latest sentence of 40 to 125 years was handed down on Monday and was for Nassar's molestation of young athletes at Twistars , an elite MI gymnastics club. Since last month, more than 200 women spoke over nine days in two county court rooms about the impact the sexual abuse inflicted by Nassar has had on their lives.
A 6.4 magnitude quake shook the city of Hualien, Taiwan at 11:50 PM local time, the BBC reports . Photographs posted on social media showed extensive damage to roads and high-rise buildings partially collapsed. Two guests are escorted by rescue workers from the damaged Marshal Hotel in Hualien, eastern Taiwan early February 7, 2018, after a strong quake struck the island.
The United States began its drawdown of troops from Iraq, an Iraqi spokesman and Western contractors told the Associated Press . Around 5.5 million people have been displaced from their homes during the anti-Daesh fight in Iraq with the Iraqi government saying nearly half of them have been returned to their areas.
Wednesday , and there is a chance of showers until 10 p.m. Wednesday night , the weather service said. The snow melts into freezing rain as it falls, he said. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Brisk northwest winds will mean some lake effect snow later Wednesday night and Thursday and colder temperatures.
Defying the USA warnings, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday vowed that Turkish troops would expand cross-border military operations from Syria's Afrin to Manbij. "Right now, we have people under rubble, the targeting is ongoing, warplanes on residential neighbourhoods". The bloodshed came a day after another 31 civilians were killed in Eastern Ghouta and as the United Nations pleaded for a truce in the seven-year-old war to allow for aid deliveries.
But Arbuthnot was still considering a further application from Assange's lawyers that the arrest warrant be scrapped on public interest grounds. He challenged the warrant because police in Sweden no longer want to question him over rape allegations.
Some people on the East Coast received a text alert for a tsunami warning, but it turns out that it was just a test . Multiple KHOU 11 viewers sent in screenshots of various weather apps showing the tsunami warning for Houston, Hitchcock, La Porte and other communities.